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Ian Desmond

Baseball Player
Male
Born Sep 20, 1985

Ian M. Desmond is a shortstop for the Washington Nationals. He was selected by the Montreal Expos in the third round of the 2004 Major League Baseball Draft and signed on June 16. Desmond was named the 19th best prospect and the best defensive shortstop in the South Atlantic League by Baseball America at the end of 2005.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1985 Birth Born on September 20, 1985.

TEENAGE

2004 18 Years Old He was selected by the Montreal Expos in the third round of the 2004 Major League Baseball draft (84th overall) and played in MLB for the Washington Nationals from 2009 to 2015. … Read More

TWENTIES

2010 24 Years Old 1 More Event
…  In January 2010, Ian married his wife Chelsey, whom he met in the fifth grade. … Read More
Desmond switched his uniform number to 20 at the beginning of the 2012 season to honor Frank Robinson. … Read More
2013 27 Years Old In 2013, Desmond repeated both his 20 home run – 20 steal season and his Silver Slugger Award.
2014 28 Years Old He batted .280 with 20 home runs, 80 runs batted in, and 21 stolen bases in 158 games played. 2014 saw Desmond win his third straight Silver Slugger at shortstop, batting .255 with 24 home runs and 91 RBI.
2015 29 Years Old Desmond struggled both offensively and defensively throughout the 2015 season. … Read More

THIRTIES

While primarily a shortstop throughout his career, Desmond began playing left field and center field for the Rangers in 2016. … Read More
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