Arizona Diamondbacks
2015 Avg.
.322
 
Career Avg.
.294
Name  Paul Goldschmidt
Born  9/10/1987
Height  6-3
Weight  245
Number  44
Position  1B
Bats  R
Throws  R
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.
 
Hot6/20/2014 10:14:00 AM
Description: Arizona first baseman Paul Goldschmidt loves facing Giants starter Tim Lincecum.
Insight: He's a career .542 hitter with seven homers and 17 RBI in just 24 at-bats. Goldy leads the league in hits and is batting .341 over the past two weeks. A perfect time to face his favorite pitcher.
 
Hot6/16/2014 10:26:00 AM
Description: Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt is on a nine-game hitting streak, including home runs in his last two games and has a favorable matchup Monday night.
Insight: Goldschmidt (.309, 50 RBI, 50 R, .943 OPS) has an MLB-high 27 doubles and 158 total bases. He hit his 15th homer of the season Sunday. He's produced exactly as expected this season and should be in all lineups Monday as he's 4-for-6 against Milwaukee starter Wily Peralta.
 
Hot6/15/2014 10:00:00 AM
Description: Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt leads the majors with 41 extra-base hits.
Insight: Goldschmidt (.309, 50 RBI, 50 R, .933 OPS) has an MLB-high 27 doubles and hit his 14th homer of the season Saturday night. He's produced exactly as expected this season.