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2014 Avg.
.338
 
Career Avg.
.298
Name  Christian Yelich
Born  12/5/1991
Height  6-4
Weight  195
Number  21
Position  CF
Bats  L
Throws  R
4/9/2014 11:06:00 PM
Description: Miami outfielder Christian Yelich reached base five times Wednesday night.
Insight: The Marlins leadoff hitter had three hits (one 2B), two walks, three runs and a steal. Yelich is up to .290 with eight runs, four RBI and two stolen bases this season.
 
4/4/2014 4:56:00 PM
Description: Miami outfielder Christian Yelich will get Friday night off with Reed Johnson getting a rare start in left field.
Insight: Yelich is just 3-for-19 this season and can probably use a day off to get his head straight.
 
8/27/2013 9:54:00 PM
Description: Miami outfielder Christian Yelich accounted for the team's only run Tuesday at Washington with a solo homer.
Insight: Yelich went 2-for-4 in the game after going 3-for-31 (.097) in his previous eight. The 21-year-old is hitting .259 with two home runs in his first 135 at-bats in the big leagues.
 
8/8/2013 8:30:00 PM
Description: Miami outfielder Christian Yelich hit his first career home run Thursday at Pittsburgh.
Insight: Yelich went 3-for-4 with a homer and two RBI in the game and is hitting .318 with five extra-base hits in 71 plate appearances since making his debut. The 21-year-old, who was the Marlins' first-round pick in 2010, hit .275 with nine homers and an .863 OPS in 61 games in the minors this season and was called up without playing a game at Triple-A.
 
7/29/2013 10:44:00 PM
Description: Miami outfielder Christian Yelich has gone 7-for-29 (.241) with 10 K since making his major league debut.
Insight: Yelich, who was the Marlins' first-round pick in 2010, is ranked 10th on MLB.com's latest list of the top-100 prospects. The 21-year-old hit .275 with nine homers and an .863 OPS in 61 games in the minors this season and was called up without playing a game at Triple-A.