Jimmy Rollins 11 | Shortstop

Philadelphia Phillies

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Sun. Apr 13, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Rollins went 3 for 5 with his second homer of the season Saturday versus Miami. Impact: Based on his start to the season, Rollins could be in the midst of a sort of renaissance year. He's batting .316 through nine games with seven runs. (STATS, 8:16pm)
Sat. Apr 12, 2014
News: Rollins hit his second career walkoff homer to lead the Phillies to a 5-4 win over the Marlins on Saturday. Impact: Rollins finished the game 3-for-5 with two RBI and two runs. The 35-year-old has 10 hits in his last six games and continues to be serviceable for the Phillies -- and owners -- as he approaches the twilight of his career.(RotoWire, )
Apr 6, 2014
News: Rollins returned to the starting lineup Saturday and went 0-for-4 with two strikeouts. Impact: Rollins missed the Phillies' last two games for the birth of his second child.(RotoWire, )
Fri. Apr 4, 2014
News: Rollins, who was a late scratch from Friday's lineup, will return to the starting lineup Saturday, the Philadelphia Inquirer reports. Impact: The Phillies thought Rollins would be able to play in Friday's game against the Cubs, but due to some "internal miscommunication," it turns out he will not be available Friday afternoon. Rollins is expected to arrive in Chicago sometime Friday night and play against the Cubs the following day.(RotoWire, )
Fri. Apr 4, 2014
News: Rollins was scratched from Friday's lineup, Matt Gelb of the Philadelphia Inquirer reports. Impact: Rollins was in the Phillies' original lineup, but it appears he has either not joined the Phillies in time for Friday's game in Chicago, or he was given the opportunity to spend more time with his family. Either way, Jayson Nix will start at shortstop for the Phillies on Friday afternoon.(RotoWire, )
Fri. Apr 4, 2014
News: Rollins (personal) is in the lineup and batting second for the Phillies on Friday, Matt Gelb of the Philadelphia Inquirer reports. Impact: It was believed that Rollins might be away until Monday following the birth of his second child, but Rollins' return to the Phillies was a quick one as he did not land on the paternity list.(RotoWire, )
Wed. Apr 2, 2014
News: Rollins has returned home to Philadelphia to be with his wife for the birth of their second child. The shortstop played in the first two games, but left before Wednesday's series finale at Texas. Impact: Manager Ryne Sandberg says he's not sure how long Rollins will be out. The Phillies have a day off Thursday before playing at the Chicago Cubs on Friday. Jayson Nix, acquired Friday in a trade from Tampa Bay, started at shortstop against Texas. In Monday's season opener, Rollins matched Cal Ripken's major league record with his 14th consecutive opening-day start at shortstop for the same franchise. Rollins also hit a grand slam, his 200th career homer.(STATS, 6:16pm)
Tue. Apr 1, 2014
News: Rollins was 1 for 6 in Philadelphia's 14-10 victory over Texas on Monday but his only hit was a grand slam in the second inning. Impact: Rollins owners surely would have liked to see another hit or two in six at-bats, but they'll be happy with the home run after he hit a career-low six in 2013.(STATS, 5:21pm)
Mon. Mar 31, 2014
News: Rollins made his 14th straight opening-day start for the Philadelphia Phillies, matching Cal Ripken's major league record for the most consecutive seasons starting at shortstop for the same franchise. Impact: Rollins, the Phillies' starting shortstop since 2001, also hit his 200th home run Monday against Texas. With a grand slam in the second inning, Rollins became only the 19th player in major league history with at least 400 doubles, 100 triples and 200 homers. Ripken was the opening-day starting shortstop for Baltimore from 1983-96. Rollins had been tied with former Cincinnati shortstop Dave Concepcion for the NL record. Hall of Fame third baseman Mike Schmidt holds the Phillies record for consecutive starts on opening day with 16 (1974-89). Larry Bowa started 12 openers in a row at shortstop.(STATS, 3:14pm)
Jimmy Rollins
2014 Season
AVG
.259
HR
2
RBI
10
RUNS
8
Bio
Ht: 5' 8"  Wt: 180  Age: 35
Bats: S  Throws: R
Born: 11/27/1978, Oakland, California
College: None
Debut: 2000
Salary: $11,000,000
Injury Status
No Current Injury