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Ken GilesTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Houston Astros MLB Years: 2014-2018
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Arizona Fall League
World Series Champion

PositionsP-335Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameKenneth Robert Giles
Height6-2Weight188BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 20,1990 [27.275]PlaceAlbuquerque,New Mexico
High SchoolRio Grande (Albuquerque,NM)
CollegeYavapai College (Prescott,AZ), New Mexico Junior College (Hobbs,NM)

DraftedSelected by the Philadelphia Phillies [Team Picks] in the 7th round (241st overall) of the 2011 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Florida Marlins [Team Picks] in the 44th round (1328th overall) of the 2009 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$250,000Signing ScoutsBrad HollandService Time3.113 (2017)
MLB DebutJune 12,2014 [23.265]
OrganizationsPHI [5] HOU [3] Awards0Awards Voting1-8
TBC Player ID148095Retrosheet IDgilek001MLBAM ID571704
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (56.54%) -- Slider (43.15%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (0.19%) -- Curveball (0.09%) -- Cutter (0.02%)
Fastball Velocity [2018] - 97.51 - [2017] - 98.10 - [2016] - 97.18 - [2015] - 96.49 - [2014] - 97.17
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts96Walks47Hittable82SO/BB79vsPower82Hitting0Durability84Team.483Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2010New Mexico JCCollegeNCAAFr22Rel190214.2910010000111.0192718018140003.2615.09--14.2911.120.78.000-
2011Yavapai CollegeACCACJr CollegeRel20111.1823023000238.01855022670001.054.26--5.2115.873.05.500-
2011Gulf Coast PhilliesGCLRkphi35Rel20115.7930300004.26431371001.9311.571.935.7913.502.33.500-
2012Lakewood BlueClawsSALAphi55S/R21333.61296230014567.0543027544868001.467.220.675.8811.501.95.500-
2012Clearwater ThreshersFSLA+phi55Rel21103.0710010004314.2105516251001.096.140.613.6815.344.171.000-
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0433.51396330018881.16435326501119001.397.020.665.4912.182.22.571-
2013Clearwater ThreshersFSLA+phi55Rel22226.31240240012625.2231918419341001.648.061.406.6611.921.79.500-
2014Reading Fightin PhilsEastAAphi54Rel23001.20130130012715.083205290000.874.80--3.0017.405.80--
2014Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi19Rel23202.6311011007513.210440891001.326.59--5.275.931.131.000-
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--R/CL0201.882402400191228.21876013381001.085.65--4.0811.932.921.000-
2014Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi53Rel23311.18440440011145.22576111641000.794.930.202.1712.615.82.7501.34
2015Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi53R/CL24631.806906900281570.0592314225871011.207.590.263.2111.193.48.6672.13
2016Houston AstrosALMLBhou53R/CL25254.116906900241565.260323082510214021.298.221.103.4313.984.08.2862.86
2017Houston AstrosALMLBhou53CL26132.306306300553462.2441616421833011.046.320.573.0211.923.95.2502.39
2018Houston AstrosALMLBhouR/CL27014.382702700201124.227121213251001.229.850.361.099.128.33.000-1.14
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter12132.6127202720013876266.22159078168536120041.127.200.542.8512.094.25.480-0.92
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter963.7790684004926138.01116559118519012001.397.090.705.4312.132.24.600-
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter202.6311011007513.210440891001.326.59--5.275.931.131.000-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter001.20130130012715.083205290000.874.80--3.0017.405.80--
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter325.13340340016939.0332423525592001.447.361.125.5813.172.36.600-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter333.61296230014567.0543027544868001.467.220.675.8811.501.95.500-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter115.7930300004.26431371001.9311.571.935.7913.502.33.500-
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter134.2033033000349.0373223040810001.566.75--7.3014.782.03.250-
Houston Astros Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter393.411590159009960151.01316058134921018031.187.710.762.8812.354.29.250-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter941.561130113003916115.28430203361512011.046.540.232.8011.754.19.692-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings10112.6122302230011362220.01767464137029616031.127.200.542.8512.094.25.476-0.92
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1493.771409131007641220.0173101921713329619001.397.090.705.4312.132.24.609-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2014Reading Fightin PhilsEastAAphi54p2361000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter61000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter61000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162270000000002700000.000.000.000.0000027.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2011Gulf Coast Phillies GCLRkphi20P3----1-1---------3100.05.1
2012Lakewood BlueClaws SALAphi21P29--251-87.8750.24------29100.021.0
2012Clearwater Threshers FSLA+phi21P10---1--111.0000.10------10100.07.6
2013Clearwater Threshers FSLA+phi22P24--321-65.8330.21------24100.017.8
2014Reading Fightin Phils EastAAphi23P13---------------13100.09.2
2014Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi23P11---1--111.0000.09------11100.07.6
2014Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi23P44-4513-1441.0000.090.09-30.0-44100.027.2
2015Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi24P69-70141-65.8330.070.072-100.0-69100.042.6
2016Houston AstrosALMLBhou25P69-6545--991.0000.130.145-100.0-69100.042.6
2017Houston AstrosALMLBhou26P63-62361-109.9000.140.154-100.0-63100.038.9
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P245-242918212927.9310.110.1111378.6-2450.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P11---1--111.0000.09------110.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P13---------------130.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P34--331-76.8570.18------340.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P29--251-87.8750.24------290.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P3----1-1---------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2011Gulf Coast Phillies GCLRkphi203----------
2012Lakewood BlueClaws SALAphi2129----------
2012Clearwater Threshers FSLA+phi2110----------
2013Clearwater Threshers FSLA+phi2224----------
2014Reading Fightin Phils EastAAphi2313----------
2014Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi2311----------
2014Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2344----------
2015Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2469----------
2016Houston AstrosALMLBhou2569----------
2017Houston AstrosALMLBhou2663----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2013Peoria JavelinasArizona Fall LgMinor22005.2310010004310.18660816001.586.970.006.9713.942.005.23.000
2014Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB23002.0840400004.1411035001.718.310.006.2310.381.672.08.000
2015Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB24118.001001000319.06881910001.676.001.009.0010.001.118.00.500
2016Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB25026.7590900119.11277138301.6511.570.962.897.712.676.75.000
2017Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB26002.791001000009.210331416101.529.310.933.7214.904.002.79.000
2017Houston AstrosDiv SeriesMLB26006.0020200213.03221021001.009.003.000.006.0006.00.000
2017Houston AstrosChamp. SeriesMLB26019.0030300213.05331351002.6715.003.009.0015.001.679.00.000
2017Houston AstrosWorld SeriesMLB260127.0020200001.24551231005.0021.605.4010.8016.201.5027.00.000
2018Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB27001.1780800217.27511111101.118.221.171.1712.9111.005.87.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs005.2310010004310.38660816001.556.970.006.9713.942.005.23.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs134.5041041006340.039242042050501.488.780.904.5011.252.505.40.250
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs006.0020200213.0322102101.009.003.000.006.0006.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs019.0030300213.0533135102.6715.003.009.0015.001.679.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs0127.0020200001.7455123103.6021.605.4010.8016.201.5027.00.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-02-03RPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($4.6m) [Won arbitration case] Astros offered $4.2m27.136Team Roster on 2018-02-03
2016-08-15CLHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveReinstated from paternity leave25.329Team Roster on 2016-08-15
2016-08-11RPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YPaternityOff-RosterPlaced on paternity leave25.325Team Roster on 2016-08-11
2015-12-15RPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Phillies with Jonathan Arauz to Astros for Vincent Velasquez,Brett Obertholtzer,Thomas Eshelman,Mark Appel and Harold Arauz25.086Team Roster on 2015-12-15
2014-06-08RPPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors23.261Team Roster on 2014-06-08
2014-05-09PPhiladelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)23.231Team Roster on 2014-05-09
2014-04-12PPhiladelphia PhilliesReading (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Reading (AA)23.204Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2012-07-31PPhiladelphia PhilliesClearwater (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Clearwater (A+)21.314Team Roster on 2012-07-31
2012-06-09PPhiladelphia PhilliesLakewood (A)-Minors--21.262Team Roster on 2012-06-09
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-08-11ContractSigned by Phillies 
* 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
2011Philadelphia Phillies-20250,000-------250,000Signing Bonus out of 2011 Draft (7th round - 241st overall)
2014Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll23500,000-79443-3,256,497500,000750,000
2015Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll24519,0001.11362720313,571,283507,5001,269,000
2016Houston AstrosTeam Payroll25528,2002.11355117393,498,245507,5001,797,200
2017Houston AstrosTeam Payroll26550,1003.11362023323,651,709535,0002,347,300
2018Houston AstrosTeam Payroll274,600,000-2321472++4,360,045545,0006,947,3002018-02-03 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($4.6m) [Won arbitration case] Astros offered $4.2m
* 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