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Brian FlynnTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: MLB Years: 2013-2019
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

PositionsP-215Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameBrian A. Flynn
Height6-8Weight230BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateApril 19,1990 [29.212]PlaceTulsa,Oklahoma
High SchoolOwasso (Owasso,OK)
CollegeWichita State University (Wichita,KS)

DraftedSelected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 7th round (227th overall) of the 2011 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Boston Red Sox [Team Picks] in the 18th round (562nd overall) of the 2008 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$125,000Signing ScoutsChris WimmerService Time3.086 (2018)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2014-MIA-#6
MLB DebutSeptember 4,2013 [23.138]
OrganizationsKCA [4] MIA [3] DET [2] Awards2
TBC Player ID143059Retrosheet IDflynb001MLBAM ID543169
Pitch Repertoire 2-Seam Fastball (39.75%) -- Slider (30.07%) -- Fastball (26.44%) -- Curveball (2.27%) -- Changeup (1.36%) -- Splitter (0.10%)
Fastball Velocity [2019] - 90.22 - [2018] - 91.60 - [2017] - 92.84 - [2016] - 92.46 - [2014] - 89.90 - [2013] - 90.67
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts48Walks45Hittable40SO/BB45vsPower40Hitting3Durability42Team.481Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2009Wichita StateMVCNCAA-1Fr35S/R19254.981495000056.0593531626593101.529.480.964.189.482.27.286-
2011Wichita StateMVCNCAA-1So35S/R21644.6320119300283.2794943439779001.418.500.434.208.281.97.600-
2011West Michigan WhitecapsMidwAdet43ST21723.4613130000067.2582826323572001.207.710.403.067.582.48.778-
2012Lakeland Flying TigersFSLA+det3ST22843.71181800000102.01134742532844001.429.970.442.827.412.63.667-
2012Jacksonville SunsSouAAmia36ST22303.80880000045.0482219313321001.369.600.602.606.402.461.000-
2012Erie SeaWolvesEastAAdet43ST22019.0011000005.08551230002.0014.401.803.605.401.50.000-
2012Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAA--ST01153.91272700000152.016974669471195001.4210.010.532.787.052.53.688-
2013Jacksonville SunsSouAAmia26ST23111.57440000023.0184423250000.917.040.781.179.788.33.500-
2013New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAmia-ST236112.80232300000138.012752437401227201.218.280.462.617.963.05.353-
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAA--ST07122.63272700000161.014556479431477201.178.110.502.408.223.42.368-
2013Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia35ST23028.50440000018.0271717413153002.2213.502.006.507.501.15.0006.44
2014New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAmia43ST248104.06252501000139.21698363135010410101.5710.890.843.226.702.08.444-
2014Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia35S/R24019.0021100007.012770361002.1415.43--3.867.712.00.0002.70
2015Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkca39Rel25000.0010100000.21000010001.5013.50----13.500.00--
2016Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkca38S/R26213.04945000023.22288112282001.448.370.384.5610.652.33.667-
2016Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca33Rel26122.60361350011055.0381916523448001.106.180.813.747.161.91.3333.98
2017Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkca38Rel27535.4022418004050.06836301012506001.6012.241.802.169.004.17.625-
2017Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca33Rel27003.8610100002.03110000001.2911.57------0.00-3.16
2018Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca33Rel28354.04480480010175.2873734535475001.6110.350.594.165.591.34.3751.00
2019Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkcaS/R29444.781156000043.0472523718423001.509.761.453.748.722.33.500-
2019Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkcaRel29225.2211110003029.0381817217222101.8811.660.615.226.751.29.5001.13
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter6124.4110279500241186.22059992169113419101.589.830.774.366.431.47.3331.13
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter44373.71135105301040635.06793102635220554835301.399.580.732.897.732.67.543-
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter25293.809161301040393.04342041673813234728301.439.880.873.017.902.63.463-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter423.4513130000073.0743128618601001.269.120.742.227.403.33.667-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter843.71181800000102.01134742532844001.429.970.442.827.412.63.667-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter723.4613130000067.2582826323572001.207.710.403.067.582.48.778-
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter894.773420143002139.21388474106513612101.458.890.644.198.762.09.471-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter693.769629400241161.21667568127511315101.489.180.664.156.251.51.400-
Miami Marlins Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter038.64651000025.0392424416214002.2014.041.445.767.561.31.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings7144.41120811200281220.02401161081910715722101.589.830.774.366.431.47.3331.13
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15133.714736110010220.023410791187118912101.399.580.732.897.732.67.536-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2012Jacksonville SunsSouAAmia36p2246000000002601000.000.250.000.250009.000.000.333.17322.2266.673.000.000.000.00
2013Jacksonville SunsSouAAmia26p2334020000000201000.500.500.5001.0002051.000.000.000.4440.0040.000.000.000.000.00
2013New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAmia-p2312192000010031102000.000.136.000.1360024.000.000.158.09412.5045.833.670.000.000.00
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         15232200010031303000.087.192.087.2792029.200.000.130.14810.3444.834.330.000.000.00
2013Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia35p2345020000000201000.400.400.400.800206.667.000.000.3550.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2014New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAmia43p2412240200000001601001.083.083.083.1662025.250.000.000.0740.0064.000.000.000.000.00
2014Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia35p2422000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2018Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca332831000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter138020000000201000.250.250.250.500209.333.000.000.0000.0022.220.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter31532400010053505001.075.155.075.2304063.222.000.094.0007.9455.567.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter24432200010032703001.047.109.047.1562049.125.000.070.0006.1255.109.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter710020000002802000.200.333.200.53320141.000.000.200.00014.2957.144.000.000.000.00
Miami Marlins Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter67020000000201000.286.286.286.572208.400.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
Kansas City Royals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter71000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162100025000000025012000.250.250.250.500250112.333.000.000.0000.0022.220.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162277102100050026183026005.075.155.075.230210329.222.000.094.0007.9455.567.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2011West Michigan Whitecaps MidwAdet21P13--1121-1413.9291.00------13100.09.4
2012Lakeland Flying Tigers FSLA+det22P18---19-119191.0001.06------18100.013.7
2012Jacksonville Suns SouAAmia22P8--151-76.8570.75------8100.05.7
2012Erie SeaWolves EastAAdet22P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2013Jacksonville Suns SouAAmia23P4---4--441.0001.00------4100.02.9
2013New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAmia23P23--322212725.9261.09------23100.016.0
2013Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia23P4418-1--111.0000.250.06-10.0-4100.02.5
2014New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAmia24P25--819413127.8711.08------25100.017.4
2014Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia24P2171---111.0000.500.141-100.0-2100.01.2
2015Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca25P1---------------1100.00.7
2016Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca26P9---1--111.0000.11------9100.06.4
2016Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26P3615528231210.8330.280.18-----36100.022.2
2017Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca27P22---4--441.0000.18------22100.015.6
2017Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27P1-2-------------1100.00.6
2018Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28P48-75-6-1661.0000.130.081-100.0-48100.029.6
2019Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca29P11--12--331.0000.27------11100.07.9
2019Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca29P11129-6--661.0000.550.212166.7-11100.06.8
MLB Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P1027186321242624.9230.240.134266.7-1020.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P91--1248626660.9090.66------910.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P13--1101-1211.9170.85------130.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P18---19-119191.0001.06------180.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P13--1121-1413.9291.00------130.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2011West Michigan Whitecaps MidwAdet2113----------
2012Lakeland Flying Tigers FSLA+det2218----------
2012Jacksonville Suns SouAAmia228----------
2012Erie SeaWolves EastAAdet221----------
2013Jacksonville Suns SouAAmia234----------
2013New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAmia2323----------
2013Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia234----------
2014New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAmia2425----------
2014Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia242----------
2015Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca251----------
2016Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca269----------
2016Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2636----------
2017Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca2722----------
2017Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca271----------
2018Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2848----------
2019Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca2911----------
2019Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2911----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2010El Dorado BroncosJayhawk LeagueCollege20013.37000000026.22112100028000.807.090.000.009.4504.05.000
2011Rochester HonkersNorthwoods LeagueCollege21001.2911000007.06110210101.147.710.002.5712.865.001.29.000
2012Glendale Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor22133.63770000022.1211292718001.278.460.812.827.252.574.84.250
2014Miami MarlinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB24015.40413001010.01166149101.509.900.903.608.102.255.40.000
2015Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB25102.4012111004115.013441114000.937.800.600.608.4014.002.401.000
2016Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB261110.2960600117.01488305002.0018.003.860.006.43010.29.500
2018Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB28211.98817000013.219931110001.5212.510.660.666.5910.005.93.667
2019Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB290130.0021100003.091110122003.6727.003.006.006.001.0033.00.000
Jayhawk League Totals - 1 yrs013.37000000026.72112100028000.797.090.000.009.4504.05.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs133.63770000022.3211292718001.258.460.812.827.252.574.84.250
Northwoods League Totals - 1 yrs001.2911000007.06110210101.147.710.002.5712.865.001.29.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs445.7332428006248.76638317840101.5212.211.291.487.405.007.03.500

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2013Pacific Coast League All-Star (SP) ... Triple A All-Star Team (SP)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2019-09-30PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentElected Free Agency29.164  
2019-08-02RPKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors29.105Team Roster on 2019-08-02
2019-07-26RPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment29.098Team Roster on 2019-07-26
2019-05-25RPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL29.036Team Roster on 2019-05-25
2019-04-24RPKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Omaha (AAA) for rehab29.005Team Roster on 2019-04-24
2019-03-28RPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Left UCL sprain28.343Team Roster on 2019-03-28
2018-11-29RPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2019-2019 ($0.8m) [Avoids arbitration]28.224Team Roster on 2018-11-29
2017-11-01RPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL27.196Team Roster on 2017-11-01
2017-09-01RPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL27.135Team Roster on 2017-09-01
2017-08-29RPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Strained left groin27.132Team Roster on 2017-08-29
2017-08-28RPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Omaha (AAA)27.131Team Roster on 2017-08-28
2017-07-26RPKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Omaha (AAA)27.098Team Roster on 2017-07-26
2017-07-24RPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Omaha (AAA)27.096Team Roster on 2017-07-24
2017-06-26RPKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL and assigned to Omaha (AAA)27.068Team Roster on 2017-06-26
2017-02-14RPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Stable lumbar vertebral fracture26.301Team Roster on 2017-02-14
2016-06-16RPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Omaha (AAA)26.058Team Roster on 2016-06-16
2016-05-28RPKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Omaha (AAA)26.039Team Roster on 2016-05-28
2016-05-07RPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Omaha (AAA)26.018Team Roster on 2016-05-07
2016-04-07PKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Omaha (AAA)25.353Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2016-03-24PKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to minors25.339Team Roster on 2016-03-24
2015-11-06PKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL25.201Team Roster on 2015-11-06
2015-05-16PKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Recalled and Transferred to 60-day DL25.027Team Roster on 2015-05-16
2015-04-11PKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Injured24.357Team Roster on 2015-04-11
2015-04-09PKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Omaha (AAA)24.355Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2015-04-05PKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YMinors--Sent to minors24.351Team Roster on 2015-04-05
2014-11-29PKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Marilns with Reid Redman to Royals for Aaron Crow24.224Team Roster on 2014-11-29
2014-06-28PMiami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to New Orleans (AAA)24.070Team Roster on 2014-06-28
2014-06-27PMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from New Orleans (AAA)24.069Team Roster on 2014-06-27
2014-03-27PMiami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to New Orleans (AAA)23.342Team Roster on 2014-03-27
2013-09-03PMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from New Orleans (AAA)23.137Team Roster on 2013-09-03
2013-07-11PMiami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to New Orleans (AAA)23.083Team Roster on 2013-07-11
2013-07-05PMiami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Jacksonville (AA)23.077Team Roster on 2013-07-05
2013-04-28PMiami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to New Orleans (AAA)23.009Team Roster on 2013-04-28
2012-07-23PMiami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)-MinorsTradedTraded from Tigers with Jacob Turner and Rob Brantly to Marlins for Anibal Sanchez and Omar Infante22.095Team Roster on 2012-07-23
2012-07-21PDetroit TigersErie (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Erie (AA)22.093Team Roster on 2012-07-21
2012-06-12PDetroit TigersLakeland (A+)-Minors--22.054Team Roster on 2012-06-12
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-06-16ContractSigned by Tigers 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 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
2011Detroit Tigers-21125,000-------125,000Signing Bonus out of 2011 Draft (7th round - 227th overall)
2013Miami MarlinsTeam Payroll23490,000-77546-3,023,990490,000615,000
2014Miami MarlinsTeam Payroll24500,000-79437-3,256,497500,0001,115,000
2016Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll26507,5001.13577134-3,498,245507,5001,622,500
2017Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll27556,0002.08658828353,651,709535,0002,178,500
2018Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll28573,500-51717364,360,045545,0002,752,000
* 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