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A.J. AchterTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2017 MLB Years: 2014-2016
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League

PositionsP-274Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameAdam J. Achter
Height6-5Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 27,1988 [30.107]PlaceOregon,Ohio
High SchoolClay (Oregon,OH)
CollegeMichigan State University (East Lansing,MI), Texas Southern University (Houston,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Minnesota Twins [Team Picks] in the 46th round (1395th overall) of the 2010 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsJeff PohlService Time0.150 (2016)
MLB DebutSeptember 3,2014 [26.007]
OrganizationsMIN [6] ANA [1] DET [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID145769Retrosheet IDachta001MLBAM ID592091
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (37.97%) -- Changeup (30.91%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (13.61%) -- Slider (12.13%) -- Cutter (5.38%)
Fastball Velocity [2016] - 90.28 - [2015] - 89.80 - [2014] - 90.22
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts41Walks51Hittable66SO/BB41vsPower66Hitting0Durability51Team.498Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2008Michigan StateBig10NCAA-1Fr35S/R19135.881183000033.2283322127175001.637.490.277.224.540.63.250-
2009Michigan StateBig10NCAA-1So35ST20363.7614140000081.07650344565711201.628.410.446.206.311.02.333-
2010Michigan StateBig10NCAA-1Jr35ST21444.2014140210098.21065046436745001.449.670.363.286.752.06.500-
2010Elizabethton TwinsAppRkmin50Rel21104.9140400107.07440382101.368.59--3.689.822.671.000-
2011Beloit SnappersMidwAmin35ST22584.5219190000099.297595013351086101.328.761.173.169.753.09.385-
2012Beloit SnappersMidwAmin35Rel23312.4818117002040.0331711512495001.137.431.132.7011.034.08.750-
2012Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+min33Rel23210.79180180011634.0218303375100.705.50--0.799.7012.33.667-
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0521.70361350013674.05425145158610100.936.540.611.8210.415.73.714-
2013New Britain Rock CatsEastAAmin31Rel24202.2125025009336.228109319363101.286.870.744.668.841.891.000-
2013Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin45Rel24123.0416016006123.21798414200001.316.461.525.327.611.43.333-
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0322.54410410015459.0451917733563101.296.711.044.928.351.70.600-
2014New Britain Rock CatsEastAAmin32Rel25000.0030300116.230001110000.604.05--1.3514.8511.00--
2014Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin35Rel25442.38400400018672.0442019424693100.945.500.503.008.632.88.500-
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0442.17430430019778.2472019425803100.925.380.462.869.153.20.500-
2014Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin58Rel25103.27707001011.014742350001.5511.451.642.454.091.671.0005.40
2015Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin35R/CL26422.634304300341448.0281414513472000.855.250.942.448.813.62.667-
2015Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin58Rel26016.7511011004013.012101046140001.358.102.704.059.452.33.0006.28
2016Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAana31Rel27223.50291280011346.0311918914332000.976.021.752.726.412.36.500-
2016Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana60Rel27103.11270270017037.2431313712140001.4610.271.672.873.351.171.0005.78
2017Somerset PatriotsAtlInd-Rel28324.0822220003035.0351716410382001.278.921.022.559.683.80.600-
2017Erie SeaWolvesEastAAdet31Rel28005.3414212003128.2301717314241101.539.420.944.407.531.71--
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter213.92450450022061.16930271321330001.4510.021.893.054.791.57.6672.68
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter24203.1122923206009635440.13391771534615244229601.116.880.933.098.972.91.545-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter11102.791281127006924189.1120625922651697100.975.681.043.088.012.60.524-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter203.25422400013570.0612726634714201.327.620.754.258.872.091.000-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter210.79180180011634.0218303375100.705.50--0.799.7012.33.667-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter893.933720170020139.21307661184715711101.278.381.163.0310.123.34.471-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter104.9140400107.07440382101.368.59--3.689.822.671.000-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter324.0822220003035.0351716410382001.278.921.022.559.683.80.600-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter8134.30393632100212.2210133102911914821201.548.850.385.016.231.24.381-
Los Angeles Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter103.11270270017037.2431313712140001.4610.271.672.873.351.171.000-
Minnesota Twins Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter115.1818018005024.026171469190001.449.622.223.337.032.11.500-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings743.92160016000780220.02451069646751170001.4510.021.893.054.791.57.6362.68
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12103.1111411103004817220.01688876237521914301.116.880.933.098.972.91.545-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2010Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin21P4---------------4100.06.1
2011Beloit Snappers MidwAmin22P19--8142-2422.9171.16------19100.013.8
2012Beloit Snappers MidwAmin23P18--211-43.7500.17------18100.012.9
2012Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min23P18--122-53.6000.17------18100.013.3
2013New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin24P25--1---111.0000.04------25100.017.6
2013Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin24P16----1-1---------16100.011.1
2014New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin25P3---------------3100.02.1
2014Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin25P40--39-112121.0000.30------40100.027.8
2014Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25P7-11-1--111.0000.140.091150.0-7100.04.3
2015Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin26P43--25--771.0000.16------43100.029.9
2015Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26P11-131-1-21.5000.090.084-100.0-11100.06.8
2016Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana27P29--34-1771.0000.24------29100.020.4
2016Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana27P27-3724--661.0000.220.161150.0-27100.016.7
2017Erie SeaWolves EastAAdet28P14---3--331.0000.21------14100.010.0
MLB Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P45-61351-98.8890.180.136275.0-450.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P128--818122726.9630.20------1280.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P42--13--441.0000.10------420.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P18--122-53.6000.17------180.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P37--10153-2825.8930.68------370.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P4---------------40.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2010Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin214----------
2011Beloit Snappers MidwAmin2219----------
2012Beloit Snappers MidwAmin2318----------
2012Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min2318----------
2013New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin2425----------
2013Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin2416----------
2014New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin253----------
2014Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin2540----------
2014Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin257----------
2015Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin2643----------
2015Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2611----------
2016Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana2729----------
2016Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana2727----------
2017Erie SeaWolves EastAAdet2814----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2010Cotuit KettleersCape Cod LeagueCollege21221.4214212005338.0408611431101.429.470.243.327.342.211.89.500
2013Glendale Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor24115.2511011000012.011872410001.258.251.503.007.502.506.00.500
2015Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26024.7050500107.2854247001.679.392.354.708.221.755.87.000
2016Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB27100.8410010005110.27611111000.785.910.840.849.2811.005.061.000
2017Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB28002.4540400103.2331044202.197.360.009.829.821.007.36.000
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs221.4214212005338.0408611431101.429.470.243.327.342.211.89.500
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs115.2511011000012.011872410001.258.251.503.007.502.506.00.500
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs122.4519019007122.0181463922201.237.361.233.689.002.445.73.333

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2018Eastern Michigan University EaglesMACNCAACollege-29Assistant Coach271413.5193.06Eric Roof
* 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

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2017-06-06RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Tigers28.283  
2017-04-08RPDetroit TigersErie (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Erie (AA)28.224Team Roster on 2017-04-08
2016-12-08RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract28.103Team Roster on 2016-12-08
2016-10-10RPFree Agent -Free Agent--Refused minor league assignment, declared free agent28.044  
2016-10-09RPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors28.043Team Roster on 2016-10-09
2016-10-04RPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment28.038Team Roster on 2016-10-04
2016-09-05RPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Salt Lake (AAA)28.009Team Roster on 2016-09-05
2016-08-29RPLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)28.002Team Roster on 2016-08-29
2016-08-21RPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Salt Lake (AAA)27.359Team Roster on 2016-08-21
2016-08-12RPLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)27.350Team Roster on 2016-08-12
2016-08-09RPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors27.347Team Roster on 2016-08-09
2016-07-22RPLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors27.329Team Roster on 2016-07-22
2016-07-19RPLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment27.326Team Roster on 2016-07-19
2016-06-27RPLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)27.304Team Roster on 2016-06-27
2016-06-14RPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors27.291Team Roster on 2016-06-14
2016-05-25RPLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)27.271Team Roster on 2016-05-25
2016-05-25RPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors27.271Team Roster on 2016-05-25
2016-05-23RPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment27.269Team Roster on 2016-05-23
2016-05-18RPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Salt Lake (AAA)27.264Team Roster on 2016-05-18
2016-05-12RPLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)27.258Team Roster on 2016-05-12
2016-05-02RPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Salt Lake (AAA)27.248Team Roster on 2016-05-02
2016-04-11RPLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)27.227Team Roster on 2016-04-11
2016-04-09RPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors27.225Team Roster on 2016-04-09
2016-04-07RPLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)27.223Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2015-12-26RPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors27.121Team Roster on 2015-12-26
2015-12-19RPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActive--Claimed off waivers from Phillies by Angels27.114Team Roster on 2015-12-19
2015-12-15RPPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment27.110Team Roster on 2015-12-15
2015-11-22RPPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YActive--Claimed off waivers from Twins by Phillies27.087Team Roster on 2015-11-22
2015-09-02RPMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Rochester (AAA)27.006Team Roster on 2015-09-02
2015-08-22RPMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Rochester (AAA)26.360Team Roster on 2015-08-22
2015-08-07RPMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Rochester (AAA)26.345Team Roster on 2015-08-07
2015-04-09PMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Rochester (AAA)26.225Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2015-03-25PMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YMinors--Sent to minors26.210Team Roster on 2015-03-25
2014-09-02PMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors26.006Team Roster on 2014-09-02
2014-09-01PMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Rochester (AAA)26.005Team Roster on 2014-09-01
2013-07-07PMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Rochester (AAA)24.314Team Roster on 2013-07-07
2013-04-07PMinnesota TwinsNew Britain (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to New Britain (AA)24.223Team Roster on 2013-04-07
2012-06-26PMinnesota TwinsFort Myers (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Fort Myers (A+)23.303Team Roster on 2012-06-26
2012-06-11PMinnesota TwinsBeloit (A)-Minors--23.288Team Roster on 2012-06-11
* 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
2014Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll25500,000-79445-3,256,497500,000500,000
2015Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll26507,5000.07678436-3,571,283507,5001,007,500
2016Los Angeles AngelsTeam Payroll27507,5000.1577145-3,498,245507,5001,515,000
* 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