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Josh SpenceTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2014 MLB Years: 2011-2012
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Arizona Fall League

PositionsP-171Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJoshua Patrick William Spence
Height6-1Weight170BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJanuary 22,1988 [30.125]PlaceGeelong,Australia
CollegeCentral Arizona College (Coolidge,AZ), Arizona State University (Tempe,AZ)

DraftedSelected by the San Diego Padres [Team Picks] in the 9th round (274th overall) of the 2010 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Los Angeles Angels [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (110th overall) of the 2009 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Arizona Diamondbacks [Team Picks] in the 25th round (768th overall) of the 2008 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$100,000Signing ScoutsDave LottsfeldtService Time0.139 (2012)
MLB DebutJune 24,2011 [23.154]
OrganizationsSDN [3] MIA [1] NYA [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID142535Retrosheet IDspenj001MLBAM ID543805
Pitch Repertoire Curveball (45.31%) -- Sinker (38.63%) -- Changeup (14.31%) -- Fastball (1.75%)
Fastball Velocity [2011] - 84.90
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts69Walks53Hittable64SO/BB61vsPower64Hitting0Durability58Team.475Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2007Central Arizona CollegeCollegeNCAAFrS/R191331.102016416802130.08623163241499000.845.940.211.6610.296.21.813-
2008Central Arizona CollegeCollegeNCAASoS/R201441.6927171016807138.210937265191781000.927.070.321.2311.559.37.778-
2009Arizona StatePac10NCAA-1Jr45S/R211012.37181532001102.29334273301254101.208.150.262.6310.964.17.909-
2010Arizona PadresArizRksdn-Rel22000.0010100001.01000031001.009.00----27.000.00--
2010Eugene EmeraldsNwstA-sdn-ST22001.5022000006.04111180000.836.001.501.5012.008.00--
2010Fort Wayne TinCapsMidwAsdn23S/R22223.71734000017.0147726311001.187.411.063.1816.415.17.500-
2010Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorInd--S/R0223.001055000024.0198837422001.087.131.132.6315.756.00.500-
2011San Antonio MissionsTexAAsdn34Rel23311.7135035007047.02999411420100.855.510.762.097.993.82.750-
2011San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn44Rel23022.7340040008029.21499219310021.114.250.615.769.401.63.0003.94
2012Tucson PadresPCLAAAsdn4Rel24424.2031427007049.0482723420362001.388.760.733.656.571.80.667-
2012San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn44Rel24014.3511011003010.0135515100001.7411.320.874.358.712.00.0003.87
2013Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RaiILAAAnya53Rel25113.98330330014143.0501919017410001.5610.47--3.568.582.41.500-
2014Amarillo SoxAmerAssocInd-Rel260018.6930300204.010991533003.4620.772.0810.386.230.60--
2014Windy City ThunderBoltsFrontierInd-ST261105.2314140100075.2944944830582101.6411.180.953.576.901.93.091-
2014New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAmia35Rel26003.9711011004011.0135527120001.7610.321.595.569.531.71--
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter033.15510510011039.1271414324410021.286.080.685.409.231.71.0000.88
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1063.29120911100321174.1159686413621734101.268.180.673.198.902.79.625-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter534.087547100251103.21115147644892001.509.640.523.827.732.02.625-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter311.7135035007047.02999411420100.855.510.762.097.993.82.750-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter223.71734000017.0147726311001.187.411.063.1816.415.17.500-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter001.5022000006.04111180000.836.001.501.5012.008.00--
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100001.01000031001.009.00----27.000.00--
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1105.9617143102079.11045853935615101.7411.701.013.946.861.74.091-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3781.676548173416010370.22889469117345214100.976.970.271.7710.956.19.822-
San Diego Padres Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter033.15510510011039.1271414324410021.286.080.685.409.231.71.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings0173.15281028100610220.014977771713222600111.286.080.685.409.231.71.0000.88
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1383.291511114000401220.0200858016782175101.268.180.673.198.902.79.619-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2011San Antonio MissionsTexAAsdn34p23152000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2012Tucson PadresPCLAAAsdn4p24176000000000401000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0057.140.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter328000000000601000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter176000000000401000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0057.140.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter152000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162410000000003005000.000.000.000.0000046.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2010Arizona Padres ArizRksdn22P1---------------1100.01.8
2010Eugene Emeralds NwstA-sdn22P2---4--441.0002.00------2100.02.6
2010Fort Wayne TinCaps MidwAsdn22P7--12--331.0000.43------7100.05.0
2011San Antonio Missions TexAAsdn23P35--591-1514.9330.40------35100.025.0
2011San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn23P40-2922--441.0000.100.14-----40100.024.7
2012Tucson Padres PCLAAAsdn24P31--39111312.9230.39------31100.021.5
2012San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn24P11-1015--661.0000.550.601150.0-11100.06.8
2013Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya25P33--44--881.0000.24------33100.022.9
2014New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAmia26P11---------------11100.07.6
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P51-3937--10101.0000.200.261150.0-510.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P75--713112120.9520.27------750.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P35--591-1514.9330.40------350.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P7--12--331.0000.43------70.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2---4--441.0002.00------20.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2010Arizona Padres ArizRksdn221----------
2010Eugene Emeralds NwstA-sdn222----------
2010Fort Wayne TinCaps MidwAsdn227----------
2011San Antonio Missions TexAAsdn2335----------
2011San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2340----------
2012Tucson Padres PCLAAAsdn2431----------
2012San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2411----------
2013Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya2533----------
2014New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAmia2611----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2010Cotuit KettleersCape Cod LeagueCollege22100.90330000010.07210511101.206.300.004.509.902.201.801.000
2012Peoria JavelinasArizona Fall LgMinor24019.0070700007.01077055002.1412.860.006.436.431.009.00.000
2012San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB24000.0020200101.2200001001.6710.800.000.005.4000.00.000
2013New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB25002.161101100208.1652115000.866.481.081.085.405.005.40.000
2014Miami MarlinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26004.9130300003.2222153102.194.912.4512.277.360.604.91.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs019.0070700007.01077055002.1412.860.006.436.431.009.00.000
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs100.90330000010.07210511101.206.300.004.509.902.201.801.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs002.6316016003013.71074269101.176.591.323.955.931.504.61.000

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2017Tri-City Dust DevilsNwstA-Minorsdn29Pitching Coach764036.5263.02Ben Fritz
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
20093rd Team College All-American (SP) ... Pac-10 Conference All-Conference (P)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2014-05-21PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Marlins26.120  
2014-04-12PMiami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to New Orleans (AAA)26.081Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2014-01-11PMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract25.355Team Roster on 2014-01-11
2013-08-04PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Yankees25.195  
2013-04-06PNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)25.075Team Roster on 2013-04-06
2012-12-18PNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors24.331Team Roster on 2012-12-18
2012-12-14PNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for assignment24.327Team Roster on 2012-12-14
2012-11-06PNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActive--Claimed off waivers from Padres by Yankees24.289Team Roster on 2012-11-06
2012-11-02PSan Diego PadresTucson (AAA)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for assignment24.285Team Roster on 2012-11-02
2012-08-27PSan Diego PadresTucson (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Tucson (AAA)24.218Team Roster on 2012-08-27
2012-08-24PSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Tucson (AAA)24.215Team Roster on 2012-08-24
2012-07-12PSan Diego PadresTucson (AAA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL24.172Team Roster on 2012-07-12
2012-06-24PSan Diego PadresTucson (AAA)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Strained left shoulder24.154Team Roster on 2012-06-24
2012-05-14PSan Diego PadresTucson (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Tucson (AAA)24.113Team Roster on 2012-05-14
2012-05-07PSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YActive--24.106Team Roster on 2012-05-07
2012-04-07PSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Tucson (AAA)24.076Team Roster on 2012-04-07
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-07-19ContractSigned by Padres 
* 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.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2010San Diego Padres-22100,000-------100,000Signing Bonus out of 2010 Draft (9th round - 274th overall)
2011San Diego PadresTeam Payroll23414,000-78947-2,722,607414,000514,000
2012San Diego PadresTeam Payroll24480,0000.13976049-2,954,887480,000994,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red