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2015 Avg.
.251
 
Career Avg.
.261
Name  Jason Heyward
Born  8/9/1989
Height  6-5
Weight  245
Number  22
Position  RF
Bats  L
Throws  L
5/27/2015 11:40:00 PM
Description: Cardinals right fielder Jason Heyward hit a game-tying home run in the, 4-3, comeback victory over the Diamondbacks on Wednesday.
Insight: Heyward led off the bottom of the ninth with a home run to tie the game at three. St. Louis then loaded the bases with one out when Johnny Peralta grounded out to third. The Diamondbacks recorded the out at home, but Peter Bourjos slide hard at home and effected backup catcher Jordan Pacheco's throw to first. The throw went into right field, and Matt Carpenter scored the winning run. Heyward was 2-for-4 in the game and is slashing .239/.290/.387 this season.
 
5/25/2015 12:20:00 PM
Description: Cardinals right fielder Jason Heyward is back in the Cardinals lineup on Monday.
Insight: He had missed three games due to hip tightness according to Fox Sports Midwest. The move from Atlanta to St. Louis has not improved his mediocre numbers - .238, 4 HR, 12 RBI, 23 runs scored, 4 SB.
 
5/23/2015 6:06:00 PM
Description: Cardinals right fielder Jason Heyward is not in Saturday's starting lineup.
Insight: Heyward is sitting out to due hip tightness according to Fox Sports Midwest. Manager Mike Matheny did say that Heyward could come off the bench.
 
5/19/2015 3:56:00 PM
Description: Cardinals right fielder Jason Heyward is not in Tuesdfay's starting lineup.
Insight: The Mets are starting left-hander Jon Niese which over Heyward's career has been a bad matchup (career .228 vs. LHP), but he's batting .368 against left-handed pitchers in 2015.
 
5/17/2015 6:04:00 PM
Description: Cardinals right fielder Jason Heyward will leadoff Sunday night.
Insight: Heyward was batting second for most of the season until being dropped down in the order, but he'll try the top spot tonight. He's 3-for-4 in the first two games of the three-game set with Detroit.
 
5/16/2015 12:00:00 PM
Description: Cardinals right fielder Jason Heyward is not starting on Saturday versus the Tigers.
Insight: Heyward usually sits versus lefties, and David Price is one of the best left-handers in the league. Randal Grichuk is starting in right field for St. Louis.
 
5/16/2015 12:12:00 AM
Description: Cardinals right fielder Jason Heyward hit a two-run home run in the loss to the Tigers on Friday.
Insight: Heyward's blast pulled the Cardinals within two runs versus the shaky Tigers bullpen in the eighth, but Detroit added four more runs in the top of the ninth. Heyward is hitting .246 with three home runs and 10 RBI.
 
5/9/2015 10:06:00 PM
Description: Cardinals right fielder Jason Heyward was 2-for-4 with a RBI and run in the loss to the Pirates on Saturday.
Insight: Heyward had an RBI-double in the fourth and then scored on Yadier Molina's double in the same frame. Heyward is hitting .250 with two home runs and seven RBI in 112 at-bats this season.
 
5/7/2015 4:42:00 PM
Description: Cardinals right fielder Jason Heyward recorded three hits and scored three runs on Thursday afternoon.
Insight: He also had one RBI, and raised his BA to .248. Heyward has just six RBI overall, but owners should expect improvement quickly.
 
5/6/2015 1:38:00 PM
Description: Cardinals right fielder Jason Heyward is off to a slow start this season, but fantasy owners should start him on Wednesday.
Insight: That's because he had good career numbers versus Cubs starter Jon Lester. Heyward is 7-for-12 with four doubles and a home run when facing Lester. On Opening Day this season, Heyward was 3-for-3 with two doubles against Lester. Start Heyward on Wednesday.
 
5/2/2015 11:54:00 AM
Description: Cardinals right fielder Jason Heyward (.212, 2 HR, 4 RBI, nine runs) is not in Saturday's starting lineup.
Insight: No injury, just a routine day of rest. Peter Bourjos is starting in center field with Jon Jay shifting over to handle right field
 
5/1/2015 10:02:00 AM
Description: Cardinals right fielder Jason Heyward is a career .438 hitter (7-for-16) versus Pirates starter A.J. Burnett.
Insight: Heyward is still playing sub par baseball for fantasy owners who expected more. He's been dropped to sixth in the lineup.
 
4/28/2015 3:07:00 PM
Description: Cardinals right fielder Jason Heyward (hamstring) will return to the lineup on Tuesday night.
Insight: Heyward missed Monday's game, but is good to go for Tuesday's contest against Philadelphia. He will hit second and play right field.
 
4/27/2015 4:57:00 PM
Description: Cardinals right fielder Jason Heyward suffered a left groin injury Sunday and should be considered questionable for Monday. Update: Heyward is not in the lineup.
Insight: Heyward did do some jogging, so it couldn't have been a severe pull, but the team will likely sit him a game or two to be safe. Heyward is batting just .208 this season with an ugly .591 OPS.
 
4/27/2015 10:54:00 AM
Description: Cardinals right fielder Jason Heyward suffered a left groin injury Sunday and should be considered questionable for Monday.
Insight: Heyward did do some jogging, so it couldn't have been a severe pull, but the team will likely sit him a game or two to be safe. Heyward is batting just .208 this season with an ugly .591 OPS.
 
4/18/2015 5:18:00 PM
Description: Cardinals right fielder Jason Heyward hit his first homer with his new team on Saturday.
Insight: It was his only hit in four at-bats, and Heyward now has three RBIs so far this season. Expect a big jump quickly.
 
4/5/2015 11:23:00 PM
Description: Cardinals right fielder Jason Heyward had a big debut with St. Louis on Sunday versus the Cubs.
Insight: Heyward came into Sunday, 4-for-9, lifetime versus Cubs starter Jon Lester. Heyward improved those numbers, going 3-for-3 off the Chicago ace with two doubles. Heyward was 3-for-5 with a run in his Cardinals debut.
 
4/5/2015 9:58:00 AM
Description: Cardinals right fielder Jason Heyward has solid numbers against Cubs' starter Jon Lester.
Insight: Only six Cardinals have ever faced Lester, and Hewyard is 4-for-9 lifetime against him. Three of those hits are for extra bases, including one homer. Look for Heyward to get off to a hot start with his new club.
 
3/8/2015 10:46:00 AM
Description: Cardinals right fielder Jason Heyward is expected to hit at the top of the order according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
Insight: It is likely to be in No. 2 spot. Heyward will have a chance to produce nicely, and score a ton of runs.
 
9/27/2014 10:35:00 AM
Description: Braves right fielder Jason Heyward is 6-for-14 with two homers against Phillies right-hander A.J. Burnett.
Insight: Heyward has put together a solid, though unspectacular season, batting .268 with 11 HR, 58 RBI, 74 runs and 19 steals. We like this matchup.