Stephen Bradley Wilkerson
Positions: Outfielder and First Baseman
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 200 lb.
Born: June 1, 1977 in Owensboro, KY
High School: Apollo HS (Owensboro, KY) School: University of Florida (Gainesville, FL) by the Drafted Montreal Expos in the 1st round (33rd pick) of the 1998 amateur draft. Signed August 29, 1998.
( All Transactions) Debut: July 12, 2001 (Age 24)
vs. TBD 3 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Teams (by GP): Expos/Rangers/Nationals/BlueJays/Mariners 2001-2008 Agents: Scott Boras [*] Final Game: September 28, 2008 (Age 31)
vs. BAL 1 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 1 RBI, 0 SB
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News -- November 2013
11/25 Yanks Go Yard: Will Alfonso Soriano Remain A Dominant Player?: When the New York Yankees traded for this former superstar, it was like reuniting with an old high school friend. Alfonso, how’s ... News -- October 2013
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8/28 D.C. Baseball Yesterday and Today: This Day in Washington Nationals History: August 28 2008 – Cristian Guzman hit for the cycle and the Washington Nationals (49-85) beat the struggling Los Angeles ...
8/28 D.C. Baseball Yesterday and Today: Guzman Hits for the Cycle: August 28, 2008 Cristian Guzman became the 2nd player in the *Nationals short four year team history to hit for the cycle. On ...
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7/28 District On Deck: How Ejections Lead to Contention: A Prescription for the Washington Nationals: A lot has been made of the Nationals’ inability to hit and score runs this year. For a preseason World Series favorite to be ...
7/26 It's About the Money (Stupid): Welcome back, Sori!: The last time we saw Alfonso Soriano in a Yankee uniform was the night of October 25, 2003.Unfortunately for Yankees, it was not ...
7/23 My Pinstripes: Steinbrenner's Promise Fulfilled? Yankees Close to Bring Alfonso Soriano Back Home:
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4/6 D.C. Baseball Yesterday and Today: This Day in D.C. Baseball History – Wilkerson hits for the Cycle: April 6, 2005 In Philadelphia at Citizens Park the Washington Nationals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 7-3; the Nats victory was ...
4/1 Jays Journal: The History of Our Home Openers: 2009: The one part of this entire re-living the past experience that I find fascinating are all of the players I forgot played for us. ... News -- February 2013
2/16 Rays Colored Glasses: Why MLB Teams Are Wary of Giving Up Draft Picks: There was some talk of the Tampa Bay Rays being a sleeper suitor for Michael Bourn. It’s pretty obvious why that didn’t ...
2/5 District On Deck: Washington Nationals Countdown to Spring Training: 7 Days: The off-season is almost over. Less than three weeks until Washington Nationals pitchers and catchers report to Viera. To celebrate ... News -- July 2012
7/31 Red Sox Maineiacs: Cousin Jason's Cooler Week of July 30th:
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7/21 Rising Apple: This Date in Mets History: 2004 – Wright Makes ML Debut as Mets Take Advantage of Expos’ Miscues to win, 5-4: “The attention, and perhaps the torch, shifted from Piazza to Wright yesterday…Standing in the same spot where Piazza ...
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6/30 WasWatching: Players To Hit For The Cycle More Than Once (Since 1918): Welcome to the club, Aaron Hill: Rk Player #Matching 1 Bob Meusel 3 Ind. Games 2 Babe Herman 3 Ind. Games 3 Brad Wilkerson ...
6/10 MLBTradeRumors: Quick Hits: Peter Bourjos, Cardinals Draft, Jim Crane: The Nationals are 12 games over .500 for the first time since July 23, 2005 after sweeping the Red Sox at Fenway Park over the ...
6/1 B-R Blog: Player Birthdays: Happy birthday to Paul Coffey, Brad Wilkerson, Derek Lowe, Nick Young, Santana Moss, Larry Centers, and all the other athletes ... News -- April 2012
4/6 D.C. Baseball Yesterday and Today: This Day in D.C. Baseball History – Wilkerson hits for the Cycle: April 6, 2005 In Philadelphia at Citizens Park the Washington Nationals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 7-3; the Nats victory was ... News -- March 2012
3/30 Mike Scioscia's Tragic Illness: Juan Rivera’s Success Is Entirely Dependent on Dee Gordon, Mark Ellis, and Matt Kemp: When we look back on Juan Rivera‘s 2012, how are we going to define success? Will it be WAR? wOBA? The team’s win/loss ... News -- January 2012
1/31 Close Call: Brewers, Corey Patterson agree to minor league deal
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11/23 Chicken Fried Baseball: Least Valuable Rangers of the 21st Century:
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11/4 Phillies Nation: Dr. Strangeglove: My Relationship with Jimmy Rollins: “…for as far back as I can remember I have loved two kinds of teams more than any other. The first, of course, were ... News -- October 2011
10/27 MLB Dirt: Top Rookies Report Card: Major League Baseball’s Rookie of the Year Award is a lot like the Best New Artist award at the Grammys. A very good start ... News -- September 2011
9/10 B-R Blog: The long road back: September is a time of many debuts, but once in a while a graybeard slips in unnoticed among the hopeful young faces. And so ...
9/6 MetsToday.com: Mets Add More Players to Roster: With MLB rosters allowed to expand to up to 40 players, the Mets have made a few more September call-ups. Added to the big league ...
9/6 It's About the Money (Stupid): Is WAR the new RBI?: Let's face it, it's the only reason we remember Tony Batista.
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8/26 Through The Fence Baseball: Interview with Metis Sports Management President and Agent Storm Kirschenbaum: Through The Fence Baseball has recently been able to sit down with Metis Sports Management President Storm Kirschenbaum. Storm ... News -- June 2011
6/22 B-R Blog: Three True Outcomes: Players with the highest fraction of HR + walks + strikeouts: Thanks to reader Doug N., I figured out how to generate this list with the PI. Here are the guys (ranked by most plate appearances) ... News -- April 2011
4/21 B-R Blog: Lowest RBI per HR ratios in history: Reader Tony C. wrote in to ask for this old favorite. Let's ease in. First here are the lowest RBI totals for a player with 30 ... News -- February 2011
2/9 B-R Blog: Fewest singles in a career: Here are the 20 players since 1901 who hit the fewest singles per plate appearance (minimum 3000 PAs) over their careers: Rk Player ... News -- December 2010
12/12 B-R Blog: Short Term Sluggers: Who in baseball history played 1,000 games or less in their career but showed power when they played? To answer this question, ... News -- September 2010
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8/1 B-R Blog: Carlos Gonzalez hits a walk-off cycle: In last night's game, Carlos Gonzalez did two pretty cool things: he hit for the cycle and hit a walk-off home run. Click through ... News -- May 2010
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