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Nate SamsonTrack this Player High Level: AAA Status: Free Agent since 2018
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PositionsSS-284, 2B-264, 3B-73, LF-29, RF-8, P-5, 1B-3Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMinors Leaguers
Proper NameNathan Richard Samson
Height6-0Weight170BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 19,1987 [31.089]PlaceOcala,Florida
High SchoolForest (Ocala,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago Cubs [Team Picks] in the 34th round (1019th overall) of the 2006 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$155,000Signing ScoutsKeith Stohr
OrganizationsCHN [8] LAN [1] ARI [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID123188MLBAM ID502688
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Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Arizona CubsArizRkchn-ss1821711015000804141832101.211.360.211.57115091.278.000.141.28615.3819.781.290.000.000.00
2007Peoria ChiefsMidwAchn32b-ss196118319456101914212539405.246.327.290.617537220.278.044.142.2869.5511.361.190.000.0015.56
2007Daytona CubsFSLA+chn-ss1936031003001201000.500.571.6671.238418.750.167.333.53712.5025.002.000.000.0033.33
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         64189194871022142227310405.254.335.302.637578228.289.048.148.2949.6511.841.230.000.0016.67
2008Peoria ChiefsMidwAchn-ss20128481691411723421511404916222010.293.365.356.72117122561.320.063.154.3297.138.731.230.53160.3315.60
2008Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-ss2029020001000200001.222.222.222.444209.286.000.000.1990.0022.220.000.000.000.00
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         130490691431723431511405116222011.292.363.353.71617322570.320.061.151.3277.028.951.280.53163.3315.38
2009Daytona CubsFSLA+chn52b219332651837224335312446609.255.322.307.62910011373.265.052.141.2878.316.430.770.54163.0013.25
2009Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn6ss2120658191004203500003.292.324.308.63220168.317.016.092.2874.417.351.670.000.005.26
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1133915910282247553429466012.261.322.307.62912012441.273.046.133.2877.716.580.850.45195.5011.76
2010Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn7ss228423325616112114143633403.262.307.309.616728257.300.047.094.2795.4514.012.570.39233.0013.11
2011Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn52b23113276456517353165224354212.236.302.373.67510325309.261.137.221.2987.1213.921.951.6255.2038.46
2012Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn53b-2b2475210275712021440153202217.271.317.357.6747514229.309.086.176.2966.5513.972.130.87105.0024.56
2012Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn152b-lf2419508141003013410001.280.333.300.63315154.304.020.060.2885.567.411.330.000.007.14
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         94260357113021741183612218.273.320.346.6669015283.308.073.154.2946.3612.722.000.71130.0021.13
2013Winnipeg GoldeyesAmerAssocInd-25421481132521151292013100.216.264.297.561448162.242.081.135.2515.5612.352.220.62148.0025.00
2013Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn52b253035592004017700101.257.372.314.68611243.310.057.229.31616.2816.281.000.000.0022.22
2014Sioux City ExplorersAmerAssocInd-264316426551212239117533300.335.401.457.8587515190.331.122.274.3798.952.630.291.0582.0027.27
2014Mobile BayBearsSouAAari5ss26461172032614952152522102.274.363.444.8075211137.315.170.325.35810.9518.251.672.9229.2534.38
2015Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+lan36ss2715617146000124500002.230.277.328.60520665.250.098.148.2676.157.691.250.000.0042.86
2015Tulsa DrillersTexAAlan52b-lf27298171840092181100002.222.292.272.56422489.257.050.160.2578.9912.361.380.000.0022.22
2015Oklahoma City DodgersPCLAAAlan29rf27713130000101101000.231.286.231.5173015.250.000.154.2386.676.671.000.000.000.00
2015Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         5115515351000943131701004.226.286.290.5764510169.254.064.155.2597.6910.061.310.000.0028.57
2016Sioux City ExplorersAmerAssocInd-28100391681373026683145424401190.350.424.483.90718938460.352.133.340.38411.745.220.441.3065.1727.74
2017Southern Maryland Blue CrAtlInd--299383123004101500000.316.333.395.72815339.364.079.132.3152.5612.825.000.000.0025.00
2017Sioux City ExplorersAmerAssocInd--29662554377163443125201661320.302.363.435.79811123285.307.133.239.3427.025.610.801.4063.7529.87
2017Totals for Ind-Ind         752934689193447135212161320.304.359.430.78912626324.314.126.225.3396.486.481.001.2373.2529.21
2018Sioux City ExplorersAmerAssocInd-3010041579141150473228282833830.340.379.405.78416819457.350.065.166.3416.136.131.000.88103.7513.48
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter74622173025818610172114140199289375223249.262.330.333.6637381132528.292.071.161.0007.8711.431.450.67130.4119.45
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter28729191004114711002.264.312.278.59020178.292.014.069.0005.138.971.750.000.005.26
AA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter39710171372614851292201384159101110220.257.317.349.666355651132.291.092.182.0007.4214.051.891.0684.7524.90
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter11139358100142246473631476011.254.319.316.63512418446.268.062.145.0008.076.950.860.45196.5018.00
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter189664881862333611615617419316015.280.355.337.69222429781.309.057.151.0007.819.481.210.38221.3315.59
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter21711015000804141832101.211.360.211.57115091.278.000.141.00015.3819.781.290.000.000.00
Ind Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter360141123045481817226762012998171026140.322.379.427.8066021061593.331.105.236.0008.106.150.761.0783.0023.35
Average Minor - Per 162 games162481661261924469943638115011.262.330.333.66316025549.292.071.161.0007.8711.431.450.67130.4119.45

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpct
2012Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn5Rel24009.0020200202.04320010002.0018.00----4.500.00-
2013Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn5Rel25000.0020200201.02000010001.5013.50----6.750.00-
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter005.4040400403.06320020001.8016.20----5.400.00-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter005.4040400403.06320020001.8016.20----5.400.00-
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings005.402640264002640220.0396198132001320001.8016.20----5.400.00-

Fielding Statistics

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2006Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn18SS21--3375618114108.9475.14------21100.038.2
2007Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn192B38--6995420168164.9764.32------6162.327.3
2007Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn19SS23--356381710698.9254.26------6137.716.5
2007Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn19SS3--32-1551.0001.67------3100.02.2
2008Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn20SS114--1743392560538513.9544.50------12889.182.6
2008Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn202B14--27534108480.9525.71------12810.910.1
2008Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn20SS1--311-54.8004.00------250.00.7
2009Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn212B81--1522511259415403.9714.98------9387.160.0
2009Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn21SS11--21275105348.9064.36------9311.88.1
2009Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn213B1---------------931.10.7
2009Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn21SS12--1721254038.9503.17------2060.08.6
2009Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn212B6--1317363330.9095.00------2030.04.3
2010Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn22SS41--751161233203191.9414.66------8448.829.5
2010Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn223B20--823113231.9691.55------8423.814.4
2010Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn222B18--3332296765.9703.61------8421.412.9
2011Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn232B52--86122430212208.9814.00------11346.037.1
2011Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn23SS16--1839275957.9663.56------11314.211.4
2011Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn233B12--420332724.8892.00------11310.68.6
2011Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn23LF9--131--14141.0001.56------1138.06.4
2011Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn23RF4--4---441.0001.00------1133.52.9
2012Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn243B33--1557227472.9732.18------7544.023.6
2012Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn242B21--35541159089.9894.24------7528.015.0
2012Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn24LF9--61--771.0000.78------7512.06.4
2012Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn24P2---------------752.71.4
2012Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn24RF1--1---111.0001.00------751.30.7
2012Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn242B7--1121123332.9704.57------1936.85.0
2012Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn24LF4--3---331.0000.75------1921.12.9
2012Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn241B2--111-112121.0006.00------1910.51.4
2012Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn243B2--13--441.0002.00------1910.51.4
2013Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn252B7--818222826.9293.71------3023.35.1
2013Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn25P2---------------306.71.4
2013Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn253B1---------------303.30.7
2014Mobile BayBears SouAAari26SS25--3177213110108.9824.32------4654.318.2
2014Mobile BayBears SouAAari262B9--821183029.9673.22------4619.66.6
2014Mobile BayBears SouAAari26LF1---------------462.20.7
2014Mobile BayBears SouAAari263B1--1---111.0001.00------462.20.7
2014Mobile BayBears SouAAari26RF1---------------462.20.7
2015Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+lan27SS14--1342676155.9023.93------1593.310.0
2015Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+lan27P1---------------156.70.7
2015Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+lan273B1--11--221.0002.00------156.70.7
2015Tulsa Drillers TexAAlan272B11--1325-238381.0003.45------2937.97.9
2015Tulsa Drillers TexAAlan27LF6--4---441.0000.67------2920.74.3
2015Tulsa Drillers TexAAlan27SS2--66-212121.0006.00------296.91.4
2015Tulsa Drillers TexAAlan273B2--23--551.0002.50------296.91.4
2015Oklahoma City Dodgers PCLAAAlan27RF2--3-1-43.7501.50------728.61.4
2015Oklahoma City Dodgers PCLAAAlan27SS1---------------714.30.7
2015Oklahoma City Dodgers PCLAAAlan271B1---------------714.30.7
AAA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B7--1121123332.9704.57------70.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF4--3---331.0000.75------40.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B3--111-112121.0004.00------30.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B2--13--441.0002.00------20.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS2--311-54.8002.00------20.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF2--3-1-43.7501.50------20.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 7 season(s)-   2B124--1962891372498485.9743.91------1240.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 5 season(s)-   SS96--1472591860424406.9584.23------960.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 6 season(s)-   3B69--3010366139133.9571.93------690.00.0
AA Totals for LF - 4 season(s)-   LF25--232--25251.0001.00------250.00.0
AA Totals for RF - 3 season(s)-   RF6--5---551.0000.83------60.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P4---------------40.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B81--1522511259415403.9714.98------810.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS28--37711118119108.9083.86------280.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B2--11--221.0001.00------20.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0
A Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS137--2094023377644611.9494.46------1370.00.0
A Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B52--96148830252244.9684.69------520.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS21--3375618114108.9475.14------210.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2006Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn18----21------
2007Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn19---3823------
2007Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn19----3------
2008Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn20---14114------
2008Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn20----1------
2009Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn21---81111-----
2009Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn21---612------
2010Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn22---184120-----
2011Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn23---5216129-4--
2012Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn242--21-339-1--
2012Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn24--27-24----
2013Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn252--7-1-----
2014Mobile BayBears SouAAari26---92511-1--
2015Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+lan271---141-----
2015Tulsa Drillers TexAAlan27---11226----
2015Oklahoma City Dodgers PCLAAAlan27--1-1---2--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2009Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2122011000000000001.500.5001.0001.500212.500.500.5000.000.000.000.000.00100.00
2011Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2313000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2012Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2420000000001000000.0001.000.0001.000001.000.000.000100.000.000.000.000.000.00
2015Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2755342001001100000.800.8331.2002.0336261.000.400.60016.6716.671.000.000.0050.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs1010353001002100001.500.583.8001.3838312.556.300.50016.678.330.500.000.0060.00

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2016American Association All-Star (SS) ... American Association Player of the Year2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2015-11-133B-2BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency28.086  
2015-09-033B-2BLos Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)28.015Team Roster on 2015-09-03
2015-08-183B-2BLos Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Rancho Cucamonga (A+)27.365Team Roster on 2015-08-18
2015-08-063B-2BLos Angeles DodgersTulsa (AA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list27.353Team Roster on 2015-08-06
2015-07-073B-2BLos Angeles DodgersTulsa (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured27.323Team Roster on 2015-07-07
2015-06-133B-2BLos Angeles DodgersTulsa (AA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list27.299Team Roster on 2015-06-13
2015-06-123B-2BLos Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured27.298Team Roster on 2015-06-12
2015-06-043B-2BLos Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list27.290Team Roster on 2015-06-04
2015-05-293B-2BLos Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured27.284Team Roster on 2015-05-29
2015-05-263B-2BLos Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list27.281Team Roster on 2015-05-26
2015-05-183B-2BLos Angeles DodgersTulsa (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured27.273Team Roster on 2015-05-18
2015-05-013B-2BLos Angeles DodgersTulsa (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tulsa (AA)27.256Team Roster on 2015-05-01
2015-04-303B-2BLos Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list27.255Team Roster on 2015-04-30
2015-04-113B-2BLos Angeles DodgersTulsa (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured27.236Team Roster on 2015-04-11
2014-12-163B-2BLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)-Minors--Drafted from Diamondbacks by Dodgers in Minor League Rule 5 Draft27.119Team Roster on 2014-12-16
2014-10-273B-2BArizona DiamondbacksMobile (AA)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract27.069Team Roster on 2014-10-27
2014-07-013B-2BArizona DiamondbacksMobile (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Mobile (AA)26.317Team Roster on 2014-07-01
2013-11-053B-2BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency26.078  
2013-07-083B-2BChicago CubsTennessee (AA)-MinorsMLB ActiveContract purchased from Winnipeg (American)25.324Team Roster on 2013-07-08
2013-01-223B-2BCincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract25.156Team Roster on 2013-01-22
2012-11-183B-2BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentDeclared free agency25.091  
2012-09-162BChicago CubsIowa (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL25.028Team Roster on 2012-09-16
2012-08-252BChicago CubsIowa (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured25.006Team Roster on 2012-08-25
2012-08-122BChicago CubsIowa (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Iowa (AAA)24.359Team Roster on 2012-08-12
2012-06-092BChicago CubsTennessee (AA)-Minors--24.295Team Roster on 2012-06-09
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.