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David BuchananTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: MLB Years: 2014-2015
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PositionsP-165Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDavid Andrew Buchanan
Height6-3Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 11,1989 [28.349]PlaceAtlanta,Georgia
High SchoolFayette County (Fayetteville,GA)
CollegeChipola College (Marianna,FL), Georgia State University (Atlanta,GA)

DraftedSelected by the Philadelphia Phillies [Team Picks] in the 7th round (231st overall) of the 2010 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 6th round (194th overall) of the 2009 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$125,000Signing ScoutsEllis DunganService Time1.008 (2016)
MLB DebutMay 24,2014 [25.013]
OrganizationsPHI [7] Awards0
TBC Player ID148298Retrosheet IDbuchd001MLBAM ID571527
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (32.87%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (24.75%) -- Changeup (20.86%) -- Curveball (10.43%) -- Cutter (9.80%) -- Slider (1.29%)
Fastball Velocity [2015] - 89.16 - [2014] - 90.18
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts24Walks56Hittable36SO/BB38vsPower36Hitting20Durability67Team.489Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2008Long Beach StateBigWestNCAA-1FrRel19206.9317314000224.2342319416272202.0312.411.465.849.851.691.000-
2009Long Beach StateBigWestNCAA-1So22Rel20427.7520416000138.0393533224434001.649.160.475.6310.101.79.667-
2010Georgia StateCAANCAA-1Jr22S/R21424.721183100055.0623229525535001.5710.080.814.078.622.12.667-
2010Williamsport CrosscuttersNYPLA-phi46ST21314.2113130000062.0613229123302001.358.850.153.344.351.30.750-
2011Lakewood BlueClawsSALAphi21ST221153.38202001000125.011560476328612001.188.280.432.306.192.69.688-
2011Clearwater ThreshersFSLA+phi29ST22323.90660000032.0371514411240001.4810.301.113.066.682.18.600-
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01473.49262601000157.01527561104311012001.248.690.572.466.292.56.667-
2012Reading PhilliesEastAAphi21ST23353.8612120110072.0733631723401001.339.080.872.864.981.74.375-
2013Reading Fightin PhilsEastAAphi22ST246114.82222200000130.214278701541865101.409.781.032.825.922.10.353-
2013Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi23ST24423.00660000039.0361413212220001.238.310.462.775.081.83.667-
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST010134.40282800000169.2178928317531085101.369.440.902.815.732.04.435-
2014Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi24ST25623.9512120000057.0672625321463001.5410.580.473.327.262.19.750-
2014Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi55ST25683.75202000000117.212055491232710081.299.180.922.455.432.22.4294.27
2015Gulf Coast PhilliesGCLRkphi52ST26101.0022000009.06110050000.676.00----5.000.001.000-
2015Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi21ST26422.8010100000054.2582017220301001.439.550.333.294.941.50.667-
2015Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0522.5412120000063.2642118220351001.329.050.282.834.951.75.714-
2015Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi55ST26296.9915150000074.210960581229442031.8513.141.453.505.301.52.1825.33
2016Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi12ST271093.98272611010167.016381741540951101.218.770.812.155.112.38.526-
2017Yakult SwallowsJap CenIntl-ST286133.66252502100159.2158756519561122101.348.911.073.166.312.00.316-
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter8175.01353500000191.0229115107246111520111.5110.721.122.855.381.89.3201.55
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter51393.8613012913110747.07583633215522346425201.319.100.662.685.572.08.567-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter24153.65555411010317.132414112922931935101.319.170.622.635.462.08.615-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter9164.48343401100202.121511410122641266101.379.530.982.845.591.97.360-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter323.90660000032.0371514411240001.4810.301.113.066.682.18.600-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1153.38202001000125.011560476328612001.188.280.432.306.192.69.688-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter314.2113130000062.0613229123302001.358.850.153.344.351.30.750-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter101.0022000009.06110050000.676.00----5.000.001.000-
Intl Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6133.66252502100159.2158756519561122101.348.911.073.166.312.00.316-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1046.164815331003117.01359081116512311201.6910.270.844.949.351.89.714-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter8175.01353500000191.0229115107246111520111.5110.721.122.855.381.89.320-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings9195.01404000000220.0262132122277013220131.5110.721.122.855.381.89.3211.55
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15113.86383801000220.02231079416651367101.319.100.662.685.572.08.577-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2012Reading PhilliesEastAAphi21p2359010002000201100.111.100.111.2111011.125.000.000.0880.0018.180.000.000.000.00
2013Reading Fightin PhilsEastAAphi22p24914010000000303001.071.071.071.1421017.091.000.000.0630.0017.650.000.000.000.00
2013Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi23p2424000000000201000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1118010000000504001.056.056.056.1121022.077.000.000.0490.0022.730.000.000.000.00
2014Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi24p2524010000000100000.250.250.250.500104.333.000.000.2230.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2014Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi55p2520302310020041005000.100.206.133.3394139.150.033.167.17110.2625.642.500.000.0033.33
2015Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi21p26510030000000301000.300.300.300.6003011.429.000.000.2640.0027.270.000.000.000.00
2015Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi55p261520241001002801000.200.273.250.5235123.333.050.150.2408.7034.784.000.000.0025.00
2016Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi12p27714000000000401000.000.000.000.0000015.000.000.000.0000.0026.670.000.000.000.00
2017Yakult SwallowsJap CenIntl-2825412410000022404001.098.140.122.2625147.235.024.073.1224.2651.0612.000.000.0025.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter35504720030061806000.140.232.180.4129262.219.040.160.0009.6829.033.000.000.0028.57
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter30550600020001507101.109.107.109.2166063.146.000.000.0000.0023.810.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter16320400000001003000.125.125.125.2504035.182.000.000.0000.0028.570.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1423020002000504101.087.083.087.1702028.105.000.000.0000.0017.860.000.000.000.00
Intl Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter25412410000022404001.098.140.122.2625147.235.024.073.0004.2651.0612.000.000.0025.00
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter35504720030061806000.140.232.180.4129262.219.040.160.0009.6829.033.000.000.0028.57
Average MLB - Per 162 games162231193290014002883028000.140.232.180.412429287.219.040.160.0009.6829.033.000.000.0028.57
Average Minor - Per 162 games1622970320001100081038505.109.107.109.216320340.146.000.000.0000.0023.810.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2010Williamsport Crosscutters NYPLA-phi21P13--462-1210.8330.77------13100.017.1
2011Lakewood BlueClaws SALAphi22P20--1212-224241.0001.20------20100.014.6
2011Clearwater Threshers FSLA+phi22P6--34-1771.0001.17------6100.04.3
2012Reading Phillies EastAAphi23P12--313--16161.0001.33------12100.08.5
2013Reading Fightin Phils EastAAphi24P22--7202-2927.9311.23------22100.015.5
2013Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi24P6--107-117171.0002.83------6100.04.2
2014Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi25P12--66211412.8571.00------12100.08.3
2014Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi25P202011711143-2825.8931.250.214180.0-20100.012.3
2015Gulf Coast Phillies GCLRkphi26P2--12--331.0001.50------2100.03.3
2015Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi26P10--310--13131.0001.30------10100.06.9
2015Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi26P151574251287.8750.470.091150.0-15100.09.3
2016Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi27P27--1227344239.9291.44------27100.018.9
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P35351911319423632.8890.910.175271.4-350.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P55--3150568681.9421.47------550.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P34--10332-4543.9561.26------340.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P6--34-1771.0001.17------60.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P20--1212-224241.0001.20------200.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P13--462-1210.8330.77------130.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2--12--331.0001.50------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2010Williamsport Crosscutters NYPLA-phi2113----------
2011Lakewood BlueClaws SALAphi2220----------
2011Clearwater Threshers FSLA+phi226----------
2012Reading Phillies EastAAphi2312----------
2013Reading Fightin Phils EastAAphi2422----------
2013Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi246----------
2014Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi2512----------
2014Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2520----------
2015Gulf Coast Phillies GCLRkphi262----------
2015Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi2610----------
2015Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2615----------
2016Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi2727----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2010Brewster WhitecapsCape Cod LeagueCollege21012.2511000004.0311033001.506.750.006.756.751.002.25.000
2014Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB25112.25541000012.06332211000.674.501.501.508.255.502.25.500
2015Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB26301.29642000021.014331215000.766.000.430.866.437.501.291.000
2016Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB27104.5022000004.0522022101.7511.250.004.504.501.004.501.000
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs012.2511000004.0311033001.506.750.006.756.751.002.25.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs511.9513103000037.025883628100.846.080.731.466.814.671.95.833

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2014Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB25110100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2015Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2622010000001001001.500.667.5001.167104.500.000.50025.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs33020000001001001.667.750.6671.417205.667.000.33320.000.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2016-12-19SPFree Agent -InternationalContractSigned with Yakult (Japan)27.222  
2016-11-22SPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Phillies27.195  
2016-11-17SPPhiladelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment27.190Team Roster on 2016-11-17
2016-04-08SPPhiladelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)26.332Team Roster on 2016-04-08
2016-03-16SPPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to minors26.309Team Roster on 2016-03-16
2015-09-08SPPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Lehigh Valley (AAA)26.120Team Roster on 2015-09-08
2015-08-12SPPhiladelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)26.093Team Roster on 2015-08-12
2015-08-01SPPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Lehigh Valley (AAA)26.082Team Roster on 2015-08-01
2015-07-21SPPhiladelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)26.071Team Roster on 2015-07-21
2015-07-12SPPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Lehigh Valley (AAA)26.062Team Roster on 2015-07-12
2015-07-01SPPhiladelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)26.051Team Roster on 2015-07-01
2015-06-22PPhiladelphia PhilliesGulf Coast Phillies (Rk)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list26.042Team Roster on 2015-06-22
2015-05-24PPhiladelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Injured26.013Team Roster on 2015-05-24
2015-05-03PPhiladelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)25.357Team Roster on 2015-05-03
2014-08-06PPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Lehigh Valley (AAA)25.087Team Roster on 2014-08-06
2014-07-11PPhiladelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)25.061Team Roster on 2014-07-11
2014-05-24PPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors25.013Team Roster on 2014-05-24
2013-08-04PPhiladelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)24.085Team Roster on 2013-08-04
2013-04-01PPhiladelphia PhilliesReading (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Reading (AA)23.325Team Roster on 2013-04-01
2012-06-09PPhiladelphia PhilliesReading (AA)-Minors--23.029Team Roster on 2012-06-09
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-06-30ContractSigned 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
2010Philadelphia Phillies-21125,000-------125,000Signing Bonus out of 2010 Draft (7th round - 231st overall)
2014Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll25500,000-79444-3,256,497500,000625,000
2015Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll26512,5001.00869324223,571,283507,5001,137,500
* 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