Wes Darvill

 


#10 WES DARVILL – IF

Height: 6-2        Weight: 190

Bats: Left          Throws: Right

Born: Richmond, British Columbia

Resides: Langley, British Columbia

High School: Brookswood Secondary School (Langley, British Columbia)

Draft: 5th – CHC – 2009

Born: 9/10/91    Opening Night Age: 25

Classification: LS-4

 

Career Highlights: Ninth season of professional baseball and second with the Goldeyes…re-signed by the Goldeyes on 12/15/16…originally signed by the Goldeyes on 2/8/16…member of the Goldeyes 2016 American Association championship team…career .238 hitter with 13 home runs and 223 RBI in 651 games played…283 career runs scored with 90 doubles, 23 triples, 81 stolen bases, and 242 walks…lifetime 73% stolen base percentage…career .942 fielding percentage at third base (228 games), .971 at second base (160 games), and .935 at shortstop (195 games)…has averaged 71 runs scored, 23 doubles, 56 RBI, 21 stolen bases, and 61 walks per 162 games played as a professional…played in the Arizona Fall League for the Mesa Solar Sox in 2013, scoring four runs with five RBI in 11 games…attended Major League spring training with the Chicago Cubs five consecutive years from 2011-15…combined 6-for-19 (.316) in 20 Major League spring training games…drafted by the Cubs in the fifth round in 2009…played for the Langley Blaze in Langley, British Columbia…member of the 2009 Canadian Junior National Team…currently attending the University of Fraser Valley in Abbottsford, British Columbia where he is majoring in Business and serving as a coach for the school’s baseball team…attended Brookswood Secondary School in Langley, British Columbia…full name is Wesley William Darvill

 

2016

Winnipeg (American Association/Ind.): Hit .262 with two home runs and 41 RBI for the Goldeyes in 96 games…51 runs scored with 16 doubles, six triples, 18 stolen bases (18-for-18), and 41 walks…posted a .345 on-base percentage…finished third in the American Association in fielding percentage among third basemen (.958)…led the American Association with 260 total chances at the third base position…hit .308 with runners in scoring position…18 stolen bases are the most in Goldeyes’ history and third in American Association history for a player with a perfect stolen base percentage…hit safely in 59 of 96 games…had 26 multi-hit games, including four 3-hit games…2-for-4 with two runs, triple, and two RBI on 6/7 at Sioux City…picked up 500th career base hit on 7/22 at Kansas City…3-for-5 with two runs, double, and RBI on 7/23 at Kansas City…3-for-5 with two runs, home run, and RBI on 8/16 vs. St. Paul (game officially recorded as having been played on 7/20)…scored a run in five consecutive games from 8/23-8/27 (seven total runs)…scored three runs while going 2-for-4 with triple, home run, and three RBI on 8/25 vs. Fargo-Moorhead…had three RBI while going 1-for-3 with run and double on 8/27 vs. Sioux City…helped Goldeyes win the American Association championship…hit .270 with three RBI in 10 playoff games…scored two runs while going 1-for-4 with an RBI in Game Two of the American Association Division Series on 9/9 vs. St. Paul…1-for-4 with an RBI in Game Four of the American Association Championship Series on 9/18 at Wichita…1-for-5 with an RBI in decisive Game Five of the American Association Championship Series on 9/19 at Wichita

 

2015

Tennessee (Southern/AA/Chicago): Hit .173 with two home runs and 25 RBI in 69 games for the Smokies…scored 18 runs with two doubles, one triple, three stolen bases, and 22 walks…hit safely in 26 of 69 games…had six multi-hit games, including one 3-hit game…had a .982 fielding percentage at third base (24 games)…had four RBI while going 3-for-3 with a run, double, and home run on 6/2 at Chattanooga…2-for-3 with two runs and an RBI on 6/13 at Jacksonville…made first career appearance as a pitcher on 8/20 vs. Montgomery, working 1.0 shutout relief inning

 

Myrtle Beach (Carolina/A+/Chicago): Hit .220 with one home run and five RBI in 20 games for the Pelicans…scored nine runs with four doubles, one triple, one stolen base, and eight walks…hit safely in 10 of 20 games…had two multi-hit games, including one 3-hit game…3-for-3 with double and stolen base on 4/22 at Salem…had three RBI while going 1-for-3 with two runs and a triple on 5/4 at Lynchburg…2-for-4 with run scored, home run, and RBI on 5/6 vs. Salem in the second game of a double header…helped Pelicans win Carolina League championship

 

2014

Daytona (Florida State/A+/Chicago): Hit .257 with one home run and 24 RBI in 60 games for the Cubs…scored 26 runs with 13 doubles, one triple, six stolen bases, and 17 walks…hit safely in 39 of 60 games…had 10 multi-hit games, including two 3-hit games and one 4-hit game…hit .324 with two outs and runners in scoring position (34 AB)…had a .980 fielding percentage at third base (32 games)…had a .972 fielding percentage at second base (15 games)…4-for-6 with run scored, double, and RBI on 6/21 at Tampa…3-for-4 with run scored, double, and stolen base on 7/22 at Palm Beach…scored two runs while going 2-for-4 with an RBI on 8/26 at Dunedin…3-for-4 with triple and two RBI on 8/31 vs. Tampa…helped Cubs reach Florida State League Championship Series

 

Tennessee (Southern/AA/Chicago): Hit .231 with one home run and 13 RBI in 39 games for the Smokies…scored 13 runs with four doubles, one triple, two stolen bases, and nine walks…hit safely in 19 of 39 games…had eight multi-hit games, including one 3-hit game…had a .963 fielding percentage at second base (16 games)…3-for-3 with run scored, double, and three RBI on 4/13 vs. Chattanooga…2-for-5 with run scored, two doubles, and three RBI on 4/23 at Birmingham…1-for-3 with two runs, home run, and two RBI on 5/21 vs. Mobile

 

2013

Daytona (Florida State/A+/Chicago): Hit .253 with three home runs and 34 RBI in 79 games for the Cubs…scored 37 runs with 14 doubles, five triples, eight stolen bases, and 30 walks…hit .290 when leading off an inning (69 AB)…hit safely in 49 of 79 games…had 19 multi-hit games, including seven 3-hit games…posted a .983 fielding percentage at second base (55 games)…posted a .980 fielding percentage at shortstop (13 games)…had a 1.000 fielding percentage at third base (eight games)…had 8-game hitting streak from 7/31-8/13 (11-for-34, .324)…3-for-5 with run scored and stolen base on 5/18 at Lakeland…3-for-4 with run scored on 6/1 vs. Brevard County…scored three runs while going 2-for-5 with a home run and two RBI on 6/28 at Tampa…3-for-3 with double and two RBI on 7/23 vs. St. Lucie in the first game of a double header…had three RBI while going 2-for-3 with two runs, double, and triple on 7/23 vs. St. Lucie in the second game of a double header…1-for-6 with run, home run, and three RBI on 8/7 at Clearwater…3-for-5 with a run scored and stolen base on 8/24 at Tampa…3-for-3 with two runs and a double on 8/28 vs. Dunedin in the second game of a double header…3-for-4 with double and RBI on 8/31 at Brevard County…helped Cubs win Florida State League championship…2-for-4 with RBI in clinching Game Four of the Florida State League Championship Series on 9/9 at Charlotte

 

Kane County (Midwest/A/Chicago): Appeared in 15 games for the Cougars, hitting .347 with six RBI…scored five runs with two doubles, two triples, three stolen bases, and seven walks…hit safely in 10 of 15 games…had six multi-hit games, including one 3-hit game…3-for-4 with double on 4/5 vs. Quad Cities…scored three runs while going 2-for-3 with a stolen base on 4/13 at Lake County

 

2012

Peoria (Midwest/A/Chicago): Hit .224 with three home runs and 35 RBI in 116 games for the Chiefs…scored 49 runs with 16 doubles, six triples, 11 stolen bases, and 39 walks…hit safely in 72 of 116 games…had 24 multi-hit games, including two 3-hit games and one 4-hit game…had 13-game hitting streak from 4/16-4/29 (17-for-53, .321)…had 7-game hitting streak from 7/6-7/14 (8-for-24, .333)…had 8-game hitting streak from 8/5-8/12 (13-for-32, .406)…had an RBI in five consecutive games from 7/9-7/15 (six total RBI)…1-for-3 with run scored, double, two RBI, and two stolen bases on 4/24 vs. Lansing…hit first career home run while going 2-for-6 with run scored and two RBI on 4/26 at Lake County…drew three walks while going 0-for-2 with two runs on 5/13 vs. Burlington…4-for-6 with two runs and an RBI on 6/2 at Kane County…2-for-4 with run, double, home run, and RBI on 7/9 at Cedar Rapids…3-for-4 with double and RBI on 8/11 at Beloit…3-for-4 with run scored, double, home run, and RBI on 8/30 vs. Cedar Rapids

 

2011

Boise (Northwest/A-/Chicago): Hit .256 for the Hawks in 66 games with 12 RBI…scored 29 runs with 14 doubles, seven stolen bases, and 29 walks…had a .346 on-base percentage…hit safely in 36 of 66 games…had 16 multi-hit games, including five 3-hit games…hit .341 when leading off an inning (41 AB)…had 7-game hitting streak from 8/20-8/26 (14-for-27, .519)…1-for-3 with run scored, double, and two RBI on 6/18 at Eugene…scored three runs while going 2-for-2 on 6/24 vs. Tri-City…scored three runs while going 3-for-3 with a double and an RBI on 6/25 vs. Spokane…3-for-4 with a run scored and an RBI on 6/27 vs. Spokane…3-for-4 with a double and an RBI on 7/4 vs. Yakima…hit three doubles while going 3-for-3 on 8/21 at Yakima…3-for-4 with two runs and two doubles on 8/25 at Salem-Keizer…helped Hawks reach Northwest League playoffs

 

2010

Cubs (Arizona/R/Chicago): Hit .301 with seven RBI for the Cubs’ Arizona League affiliate in 26 games…scored 19 runs with three doubles, 12 stolen bases, and 14 walks…had a .387 on-base percentage…hit safely in 22 of 26 games…had eight multi-hit games, including one 3-hit game…had an 11-game hitting streak from 8/11-8/24 (16-for-46, .348)…scored a run in six consecutive games from 8/11-8/18 (seven total runs)…2-for-2 with two RBI on 7/28 vs. the Indians’ Arizona League affiliate…scored three runs and had two stolen bases while going 2-for-4 on 8/8 at the Padres’ Arizona League affiliate…3-for-5 with a run, double, RBI, and stolen base on 8/12 vs. the Rangers’ Arizona League affiliate

 

Boise (Northwest/A-/Chicago): Hit .143 with six RBI in 31 games for the Hawks…scored nine runs with one double, three stolen bases, and 13 walks…hit safely in 12 of 31 games…had one multi-hit game…2-for-3 on 6/18 at Yakima…1-for-3 with run scored and RBI on 6/20 at Yakima…1-for-3 with two runs scored on 7/10 vs. Eugene

 

2009

Cubs (Arizona/R/Chicago): Hit .223 with 15 RBI in 34 games for the Cubs’ Arizona League affiliate during rookie professional season…scored 18 runs with one double, seven stolen bases, and 13 walks…hit safely in 17 of 34 games…had nine multi-hit games, including one 3-hit game and one 4-hit game…scored a run in five straight games from 8/8-8/15 (nine total runs)…made professional debut on 7/14 at the Athletics’ Arizona League affiliate, going 0-for-2…picked up first hits of professional career, going 2-for-4 with a run scored and a double on 7/17 at the Padres’ Arizona League affiliate…collected first career RBI on 7/18 vs. the Royals’ Arizona League affiliate…had first career stolen base and went 4-for-5 with three RBI on 7/19 at the Indians’ Arizona League affiliate…2-for-5 with two RBI on 7/26 at the Angels’ Arizona League affiliate…scored three runs while going 2-for-4 with an RBI on 8/8 at the Giants’ Arizona League affiliate…3-for-6 with a run scored on 8/21 at the Athletics’ Arizona League affiliate…2-for-3 with two RBI on 8/27 vs. the Giants’ Arizona League affiliate

Rick Forney on Wes Darvill: I’m thrilled to have Wes back.  Wes is a great defender that helps make the pitchers’ jobs a little easier.  I expect that Wes will have an even better season than he had in 2016!