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Spencer PattonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: MLB Years: 2014-2016
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Drafted
Played in Japan

PositionsP-234, LF-1Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameSpencer Burdette Patton
Height6-2Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 20,1988 [30.183]PlaceKinmundy,Illinois
High SchoolSouth Central (Farina,IL)
CollegeSouthern Illinois University-Edwardsville (Edwardsville,IL), Parkland College (Champaign,IL)

DraftedSelected by the Kansas City Royals [Team Picks] in the 24th round (726th overall) of the 2011 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsScott MelvinService Time1.009 (2016)
MLB DebutSeptember 4,2014 [26.197]
OrganizationsKCA [4] TEX [2] CHN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID151965Retrosheet IDpatts002MLBAM ID607359
RelationshipsBrother of Joe Patton
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (63.10%) -- Slider (27.78%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (6.05%) -- Changeup (2.78%) -- Cutter (0.30%)
Fastball Velocity [2016] - 92.31 - [2015] - 92.08 - [2014] - 91.89
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts91Walks34Hittable70SO/BB64vsPower70Hitting0Durability56Team.496Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2007Parkland CollegeCollegeNCAAFrRel19434.0513013000240.0371818013420001.258.33--2.939.453.23.571-
2009SIU-EdwardsvilleOVCNCAA-1So21S/R21465.2416124100068.28353407297713001.6310.880.923.8010.092.66.400-
2010SIU-EdwardsvilleOVCNCAA-1Jr21S/R22016.89541000015.2161412011150001.729.19--6.328.621.36.000-
2011SIU-EdwardsvilleIndyNCAANCAA-1Sr21ST23932.5515141210088.07032255291093001.127.130.512.9511.113.76.750-
2011Idaho Falls ChukarsPioRkkca18Rel23313.4019217006239.2422015015569001.449.53--3.4012.713.73.750-
2012Idaho Falls ChukarsPioRkkca21S/R24076.321688000057.0674340421846001.5410.580.633.3213.264.00.000-
2013Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+kca25Rel25521.9625223009264.0491914520765001.076.850.702.8010.633.80.714-
2013Northwest Arkansas NaturaTexAAkca-Rel25001.5012012001018.094316270000.834.500.503.0013.504.50--
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0521.86372350010282.05823176261035001.026.340.662.8411.263.96.714-
2014Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtexRel26113.38150150013416.0166613253001.199.000.561.6914.068.33.500-
2014Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkca32R/CL26434.083403400271446.0262121922602101.045.051.754.2711.652.73.571-
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--R/CL0543.904904900401862.04227271025855101.076.061.443.6112.273.40.556-
2014Texas RangersALMLBtex44Rel26100.9690900209.06110280000.865.79--1.937.714.001.0002.06
2015Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtex21R/CL27201.672602600171127.0216519362001.117.000.333.0012.004.001.000-
2015Texas RangersALMLBtex44Rel27119.0027027006024.0242424512281041.509.001.884.5010.502.33.5005.51
2016Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn21R/CL28100.753503500281136.02143015590001.005.25--3.7514.753.931.000-
2016Chicago CubsNLMLBchn45Rel28115.4816016007021.0201613314220011.598.441.275.919.281.57.5005.02
2017Yokohama Bay StarsJap CenIntl-Rel29432.70620620013760.0501918419662001.157.500.602.859.903.47.571-
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter326.26520520015054.2504138828581051.438.231.324.619.552.07.6001.59
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter16143.16182121700010144303.02511231072111142327101.197.420.623.2812.513.81.533-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter842.511100110008540125.084373511491807101.066.030.793.5212.933.67.667-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter001.5012012001018.094316270000.834.500.503.0013.504.50--
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter521.9625223009264.0491914520765001.076.850.702.8010.633.80.714-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter385.12351025006296.2109635543614015001.5010.150.373.3513.033.89.273-
Intl Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter432.70620620013760.0501918419662001.157.500.602.859.903.47.571-
NCAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter17134.024930193102211.220611795128224316001.358.720.513.4710.282.96.567-
Texas Rangers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter216.7536036008033.0302525514361041.328.101.353.789.722.57.667-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter115.4816016007021.0201613314220011.598.441.275.919.281.57.500-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings1286.26209020900600220.02011651533211323340201.438.231.324.619.552.07.6001.59
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12103.161329123007332220.01818977158030620101.197.420.623.2812.513.81.545-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2016Chicago CubsNLMLBchn45p28162000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter162000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162200000000001000000.000.000.000.0000020.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2011Idaho Falls Chukars PioRkkca23P19--12-1331.0000.16------19100.025.0
2012Idaho Falls Chukars PioRkkca24P16--26--881.0000.50------16100.021.1
2013Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+kca25P25--261-98.8890.32------25100.017.9
2013Northwest Arkansas Naturals TexAAkca25P12---2--221.0000.17------12100.08.6
2014Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca26P34--261-98.8890.24------34100.023.8
2014Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex26P15--12--331.0000.20------15100.010.4
2014Texas RangersALMLBtex26P9-912-1331.0000.330.33-----9100.05.6
2015Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex27P26--13--441.0000.15------26100.018.1
2015Texas RangersALMLBtex27P27-2423-1551.0000.190.21-10.0-27100.016.7
2016Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn28P35---5--551.0000.14------35100.024.5
2016Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28P16-212---221.0000.130.102166.7-16100.09.9
2016Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28LF1---------------166.30.6
MLB Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P52-5455-210101.0000.190.192250.0-520.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P110--4161-2120.9520.18------1100.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P12---2--221.0000.17------120.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P25--261-98.8890.32------250.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P35--38-111111.0000.31------350.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2011Idaho Falls Chukars PioRkkca2319----------
2012Idaho Falls Chukars PioRkkca2416----------
2013Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+kca2525----------
2013Northwest Arkansas Naturals TexAAkca2512----------
2014Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca2634----------
2014Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex2615----------
2014Texas RangersALMLBtex269----------
2015Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex2726----------
2015Texas RangersALMLBtex2727----------
2016Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn2835----------
2016Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2816-----1----

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2014Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26003.6040400215.0222127000.803.601.803.6012.603.503.60.000
2015Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB27006.2350500104.1433124001.468.312.084.158.312.006.23.000
2016Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB28000.0090900518.02000112000.382.250.001.1313.5012.000.00.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs002.6018018008217.38552523000.754.151.042.6011.944.602.60.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2016-11-22RPFree Agent -InternationalContractSigned with Yokohama (Japan)28.276  
2016-11-16RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Cubs28.270  
2016-09-06RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Iowa (AAA)28.199Team Roster on 2016-09-06
2016-09-01RPChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Iowa (AAA)28.194Team Roster on 2016-09-01
2016-08-17RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Iowa (AAA)28.179Team Roster on 2016-08-17
2016-08-03RPChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Iowa (AAA)28.165Team Roster on 2016-08-03
2016-08-01RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Iowa (AAA)28.163Team Roster on 2016-08-01
2016-07-23RPChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Iowa (AAA)28.154Team Roster on 2016-07-23
2016-06-22RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Iowa (AAA)28.123Team Roster on 2016-06-22
2016-05-08RPChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Iowa (AAA)28.078Team Roster on 2016-05-08
2016-05-06RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Iowa (AAA)28.076Team Roster on 2016-05-06
2016-03-28RPChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Iowa (AAA)28.037Team Roster on 2016-03-28
2015-11-22RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Rangers to Cubs for Frandy de la Rosa27.276Team Roster on 2015-11-22
2015-10-03RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Round Rock (AAA)27.226Team Roster on 2015-10-03
2015-08-27RPTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)27.189Team Roster on 2015-08-27
2015-06-26RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Round Rock (AAA)27.127Team Roster on 2015-06-26
2015-06-11PTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)27.112Team Roster on 2015-06-11
2015-06-07PTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Round Rock (AAA)27.108Team Roster on 2015-06-07
2015-05-14PTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)27.084Team Roster on 2015-05-14
2015-05-04PTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Round Rock (AAA)27.074Team Roster on 2015-05-04
2015-03-24PTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)27.033Team Roster on 2015-03-24
2014-09-04PTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors26.197Team Roster on 2014-09-04
2014-07-19PTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)26.150Team Roster on 2014-07-19
2014-04-12PKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Omaha (AAA)26.052Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2013-07-27PKansas City RoyalsNorthwest Arkansas (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Northwest Arkansas (AA)25.158Team Roster on 2013-07-27
2013-04-10PKansas City RoyalsWilmington (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Wilmington (A+)25.050Team Roster on 2013-04-10
2011-06-20PKansas City RoyalsIdaho Falls (Rk)-MinorsContractSigned out of draft23.121Team Roster on 2011-06-20
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-06-13ContractSigned by Royals 
* 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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2014Texas RangersTeam Payroll26500,000-79457-3,256,497500,000500,000
2015Texas RangersTeam Payroll27507,5000.10678448-3,571,283507,5001,007,500
2016Chicago CubsTeam Payroll28507,5001.00977138-3,498,245507,5001,515,000
* 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