Mariners Brad Miller Named American League Player of the Week

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Brad Miller

 

Miller hit .429 (9×21) with 4 home runs in 6 games last week to earn second AL Player of the Week honor.

SEATTLE, Wash. – Seattle Mariners infielder/outfielder Brad Miller has been named the American League Player of the Week for the period of games May 11-17.

Miller, 25, hit .429 (9×21) with 6 runs scored, 3 doubles, 4 home runs, 5 RBI in 6 games last week vs. the San Diego Padres (2 G) and Boston Red Sox (4 G). Miller reached base at a .500 clip (3 BB) and slugged 1.143 to combine for a 1.643 OPS.

Miller has hit 4 home runs over his last 5 games, after hitting one home run in the first 30 games of the season. Over the last two games Miller has hit 3 home runs, including his fifth career multi-home run game May 16 vs. the Red Sox.

He started three games at designated hitter, two games at shortstop and made his debut in left field during the week.

Overall, Miller is batting .264 (29×110)

This is the second career Player of the Week honor for Miller, also earning the award July 22, 2013. Miller is the second Mariners player to earn a Player of the Week award this season, joining Nelson Cruz (April 13-19) earlier this season.

                                                 

Brad Miller – Game-by-Game (May 11-17)
Date Opponent AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI HBP BB SO SB CS GIDP E PLOB AVG OBP SLG
05/11/2015                                                                      Off Day – Mariners Did Not Play
05/12/2015 SD W 11-4 3 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .667 .750 1.333
05/13/2015 SD L 4-2 4 1 2 1 0 1 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .571 .667 1.429
05/14/2015 BOS L 2-1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .583 1.100
05/15/2015 BOS W 2-1 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .429 .500 .857
05/16/2015 BOS L 4-2 3 2 2 0 0 2 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .471 .550 1.176
05/17/2015 BOS W 5-0 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .429 .500 1.143
  AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI HBP BB SO SB CS GIDP E PLOB AVG OBP SLG
Totals 21 6 9 3 0 4 5 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 3 .429 .500 1.143
  Team Rec G PA SH SF IBB GB FB GB% GA RBI GW RBI BABIP  OPS
Totals 3-3 6 24 0 0 0 7 7 38.9 1 0 .357 1.643

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