Arizona Diamondbacks
2015 Avg.
.351
 
Career Avg.
.298
Name  Paul Goldschmidt
Born  9/10/1987
Height  6-3
Weight  245
Number  44
Position  1B
Bats  R
Throws  R
5/31/2015 8:08:00 PM
Description: Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt became the first player ever to have three hits and three intentional walks in Sunday's game against the Brewers.
Insight: In the long extra-inning marathon, Goldschmidt came up with first base open several times, and Milwaukee elected to walk him. He was 3-for-4 with an RBI, run and four walks. In the last three games, Goldschmidt has gone 9-for-14 with three home runs, five RBI and five runs.
 
5/30/2015 7:13:00 PM
Description: Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt had a monster day Saturday versus Milwaukee.
Insight: Goldschmidt went 3-for-5 with two homers and four RBI. He has been unreal this year, and is not batting .345 with 14 homers and 42 RBI.
 
5/24/2015 7:04:00 PM
Description: Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt smacked a homer Sunday afternoon.
Insight: Goldschmidt has been fantastic this season. He is batting .333 with 12 homers and 38 RBI on the year.
 
5/21/2015 10:00:00 AM
Description: Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt is not in Thursday afternoon's starting lineup.
Insight: Goldschmidt is just getting a routine day off. He's off his game of late, batting just .167 (4-for-24) over his last six games.
 
5/15/2015 10:20:00 PM
Description: Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt was 1-for-4 with two RBI in the loss to the Phillies on Friday.
Insight: Goldschmidt doubled in the seven to score two runs. That game Arizona a, 3-1, lead, but Philadelphia reclaimed the lead in the bottom of the inning, 4-3. Goldschmidt is hitting .344/.446/.648 with nine home runs and 30 RBI in 125 at-bats.
 
5/13/2015 9:29:00 PM
Description: Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt went 3-for-4 with a walk, RBI and two runs in the loss to the Nationals on Wednesday.
Insight: Goldschmidt had an RBI-double in the third and then scored after he hit a leadoff triple in the fifth. Goldschmidt is hitting .347/.451/.653 with nine home runs and 28 RBI this season.
 
5/10/2015 1:07:00 PM
Description: Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt could have a huge day on Sunday versus Padres starter Andrew Cashner.
Insight: Goldschmidt is 5-for-11 with a home run in his career against Cashner, so the numbers favor another nice day for the first baseman. Not that owners needed the reminder, but start Goldschmidt on Sunday.
 
5/6/2015 10:03:00 PM
Description: Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt clubbed his seventh homer of the season.
Insight: He had two hits in five at-bats, and is now hitting .340 with 24 RBI overall.
 
5/3/2015 8:20:00 PM
Description: Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt had three hits in the, 1-0, loss to the Dodgers on Sunday.
Insight: Goldschmidt had a double and two singles, but obviously did score or drive in a run since his team didn't score in 13 innings on Sunday. Goldschmidt is hitting .356 with six home runs and 22 RBI this season.
 
4/29/2015 9:23:00 AM
Description: Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt had three hits and three RBI on Tuesday night.
Insight: He also scored two runs in five at-bats. Goldshmidt looks good early on and is hitting .315 with 19 RBI.
 
4/19/2015 8:58:00 PM
Description: Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt went 1-for-3 with a two-run home run to lead Arizona over San Francisco, 5-1, on Sunday.
Insight: The Diamondbacks took three-of-four from the defending champions over the weekend. Goldschmidt hit his two-run blast in the first inning. He is hitting .313 with five home runs and 15 RBI.
 
4/8/2015 9:17:00 AM
Description: Arizona first baseman Paul Goldschmidt reached base four times on Tuesday with two hits and two walks as the Diamondbacks beat the Giants, 7-6.
Insight: Goldschmidt scored two runs too, which came in the third and fifth innings. He threw in a stolen base for good measure.
 
8/2/2014 4:10:00 PM
Description: Arizona first baseman Paul Goldschmidt has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a fractured left hand after being hit in the hand by a pitch from Ernesto Frieri.
Insight: No timetable for Goldschmidt's return has been announced, but it could be a significant amount of time.
 
8/1/2014 4:40:00 PM
Description: Arizona first baseman Paul Goldschmidt is a career .500 hitter (7-for-14) versus Edinson Volquez, but is not in the starting lineup.
Insight: Goldschmidt has struggled this past week, batting .125 (.491 OPS) over the past six games. He's a fantasy stud, but may not be swinging well enough to take advantage of this matchup.
 
8/1/2014 10:28:00 AM
Description: Arizona first baseman Paul Goldschmidt is a career .500 hitter (7-for-14) versus Edinson Volquez.
Insight: Goldschmidt hashas struggled this past week, batting .125 (.491 OPS) over the past six games. He's a fantasy stud, but may not be swinging well enough to take advantage of this matchup.
 
Hot7/30/2014 3:39:00 PM
Description: Arizona first baseman Paul Goldschmidt went 1-for-4 with a two-run home run Wednesday at Cincinnati.
Insight: Goldschmidt has hit at least four home runs in every month this season. His 12.4 percent extra-base hit rate (59 extra-base hits in 474 plate appearances) leads the NL.
 
Hot7/19/2014 11:35:00 PM
Description: Arizona first baseman Paul Goldschmidt is off to a quick start in the second half with his second home run in as many nights.
Insight: Goldy is having another fine season batting .314 with 18 HR, 65 RBI though he's normally a better first-half hitter (.943 OPS vs. .857 OPS).
 
Hot7/11/2014 10:27:00 AM
Description: Arizona first baseman Paul Goldschmidt loves facing Giants starter Tim Lincecum and so do his fantasy owners.
Insight: He's a career .577 hitter with seven homers and 17 RBI in just 26 at-bats. Goldy is having another fine season batting .312 with 16 HR, 61 RBI and a league-leading 193 total bases. He's always a must start when facing Lincecum.
 
7/6/2014 4:26:00 PM
Description: Arizona first baseman Paul Goldschmidt hasn't gotten much hype, but he's quietly putting together another solid season.
Insight: Goldschmidt is batting .311 with 16 HR, 58 RBI, 8 SB and a .938 OPS. He was expected to be a top-five fantasy player and he's not there but still putting together some good numbers.
 
Hot7/5/2014 10:56:00 AM
Description: Arizona first baseman Paul Goldschmidt is a career .455 with two home runs versus Atlanta right-hander Aaron Harang.
Insight: It's not as good as his Tim Lincecum matchup, but a 1.738 OPS is pretty good. Goldschmidt is on a hot streak, batting .471 over his last five games.