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Jose OrtegaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2018 MLB Years: 2012-2014
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-288Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJose Antonio Ortega
Height5-11Weight165BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 12,1988 [30.061]PlaceCaja Seca,Venezuela

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 2006 by the Detroit Tigers.
Signing ScoutsGerman RoblesService Time0.049 (2013)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2011-DET-#10
MLB DebutJune 8,2012 [23.239]
OrganizationsDET [6] COL [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID152965Retrosheet IDortej001MLBAM ID514639
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (45.33%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (26.64%) -- Slider (22.15%) -- Changeup (4.15%) -- Cutter (1.38%) -- Sinker (0.35%)
Fastball Velocity [2014] - 92.94 - [2013] - 95.54 - [2012] - 96.80
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts61Walks17Hittable67SO/BB26vsPower67Hitting0Durability65Team.485Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2009Oneonta TigersNYPLA-det26Rel20223.97250250013134.0281915223323001.507.410.536.098.471.39.500-
2010West Michigan WhitecapsMidwAdet13Rel21034.56180180011125.2281413117222001.759.820.355.967.711.29.000-
2010Lakeland Flying TigersFSLA+det-Rel21210.9510010006019.0142207201001.116.63--3.329.472.86.667-
2010Erie SeaWolvesEastAAdet36Rel21103.0415114004023.2228827191001.238.370.762.667.232.711.000-
2010Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorInd--Rel0343.03431420021167.0642423331614001.398.430.404.088.031.97.429-
2011Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet43Rel22136.30330330011050.0614135727442001.7610.981.264.867.921.63.250-
2012Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet37Rel23585.74450450013162.27644404516812002.0310.910.577.329.771.33.385-
2012Detroit TigersALMLBdet56Rel23003.3720200002.23111140001.5010.123.373.3713.504.00-6.10
2013Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet43Rel24431.86400400014448.0281310233563001.265.210.376.1410.431.70.571-
2013Detroit TigersALMLBdet56Rel24023.8611011005011.2105526100001.377.711.544.637.711.67.0005.11
2014Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet43Rel25223.57431420014158.0502523436487001.487.760.625.597.451.33.500-
2014Detroit TigersALMLBdet56Rel250127.0010100001.00440410003.00----27.006.750.25.00010.63
2015New Britain Rock CatsEastAAcol26Rel26014.19450450014153.24728253314012001.457.880.505.206.711.29.000-
2016Sioux Falls CanariesAmerAssocInd-Rel27000.87110110011510.042104111000.773.48--3.489.582.75--
2016Joplin BlastersAmerAssocInd-Rel27323.5829029005032.2311513419334001.538.541.105.239.091.74.600-
2016Laguna VaquerosMexAAA-Rel271012.4650500004.06761431002.3112.462.088.316.230.751.000-
2017Sioux Falls CanariesAmerAssocInd-R/CL28484.824514400361746.2462825223445001.488.870.394.448.491.91.333-
2018nullInd-Rel29024.47470470017250.05527252294911001.679.830.365.198.761.69.000-
2018Sugar Land SkeetersAtlInd-Rel29003.0030300103.04110431002.6712.00--12.009.000.75--
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter035.7414014005014.2131010311150001.537.471.726.328.621.36.0002.68
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter18234.202792277001009377.03602011772623635244001.578.540.625.608.351.49.439-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter13164.59166116500526222.02211301141815121925001.678.910.736.098.831.45.448-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter113.84601590018176.06936335385913001.388.030.584.426.871.55.500-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter210.9510010006019.0142207201001.116.63--3.329.472.86.667-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter034.56180180011125.2281413117222001.759.820.355.967.711.29.000-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter223.97250250013134.0281915223323001.507.410.536.098.471.39.500-
Ind Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter7124.091351134007024141.0140736587914022001.538.810.504.978.811.77.368-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter035.7414014005014.2131010311150001.537.471.726.328.621.36.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings0425.74197019700700220.0183140140421542110001.537.471.726.328.621.36.0002.68
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings10134.20162116100585220.02091171031513720426001.578.540.625.608.351.49.435-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2015New Britain Rock CatsEastAAcol26p26231000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2018PennsylvaniaAtlInd29471000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter231000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter231000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter471000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1627000000000700000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2009Oneonta Tigers NYPLA-det20P25--451-109.9000.36------25100.033.8
2010West Michigan Whitecaps MidwAdet21P18--15--661.0000.33------18100.012.9
2010Lakeland Flying Tigers FSLA+det21P10--111232.6670.20------10100.07.2
2010Erie SeaWolves EastAAdet21P15--22--441.0000.27------15100.010.6
2011Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet22P33--512-86.7500.18------33100.022.9
2012Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet23P45--111--12121.0000.27------45100.031.3
2012Detroit TigersALMLBdet23P2-2-------------2100.01.2
2013Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet24P40--341187.8750.18------40100.027.8
2013Detroit TigersALMLBdet24P11-11121-43.7500.270.271-100.0-11100.06.8
2014Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet25P43--211-113131.0000.30------43100.030.1
2014Detroit TigersALMLBdet25P1-1--------1150.0-1100.00.6
2015New Britain Rock Cats EastAAcol26P45--181-109.9000.20------45100.032.1
MLB Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P14-14121-43.7500.210.212166.7-140.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P161--1127324138.9270.24------1610.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P60--3101-1413.9290.22------600.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P10--111232.6670.20------100.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P18--15--661.0000.33------180.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P25--451-109.9000.36------250.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2009Oneonta Tigers NYPLA-det2025----------
2010West Michigan Whitecaps MidwAdet2118----------
2010Lakeland Flying Tigers FSLA+det2110----------
2010Erie SeaWolves EastAAdet2115----------
2011Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2233----------
2012Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2345----------
2012Detroit TigersALMLBdet232----------
2013Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2440----------
2013Detroit TigersALMLBdet2411----------
2014Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2543----------
2014Detroit TigersALMLBdet251----------
2015New Britain Rock Cats EastAAcol2645----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2011Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB22002.4540400103.2211101000.624.912.450.002.4502.45.000
2012Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB23001.6950500115.1311032101.185.060.005.063.380.671.69.000
2013Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB24103.6060600305.0722202101.4012.603.600.003.6003.601.000
2014Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB25003.7280800219.27442412101.206.521.863.7211.173.003.72.000
2015Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB26006.0030300203.0422032002.3312.000.009.006.000.676.00.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs103.3826026009226.723101051019301.247.761.693.386.411.903.381.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2015-11-11RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency27.030  
2015-04-10RPColorado RockiesNew Britain (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to New Britain (AA)26.180Team Roster on 2015-04-10
2014-11-24RPColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract26.043Team Roster on 2014-11-24
2014-11-08RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency26.027  
2014-09-01RPDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)25.324Team Roster on 2014-09-01
2014-08-31RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors25.323Team Roster on 2014-08-31
2014-08-29RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment25.321Team Roster on 2014-08-29
2014-05-06RPDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)25.206Team Roster on 2014-05-06
2014-04-26RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from minors25.196Team Roster on 2014-04-26
2014-04-12RPDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)25.182Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2014-03-25RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to minors25.164Team Roster on 2014-03-25
2013-09-24RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)24.347Team Roster on 2013-09-24
2013-06-08RPDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Toledo (AAA)24.239Team Roster on 2013-06-08
2013-05-01RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)24.201Team Roster on 2013-05-01
2013-03-19PDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Toledo (AAA)24.158Team Roster on 2013-03-19
2012-11-12PDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActive--24.031Team Roster on 2012-11-12
2012-07-08RPDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Toledo (AAA)23.269Team Roster on 2012-07-08
2012-07-03RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)23.264Team Roster on 2012-07-03
2012-06-09RPDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Toledo (AAA)23.240Team Roster on 2012-06-09
2012-06-06RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)23.237Team Roster on 2012-06-06
2012-05-25PDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YMinors--23.225Team Roster on 2012-05-25
* 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
2012Detroit TigersTeam Payroll23480,000-76047-2,954,887480,000480,000
2013Detroit TigersTeam Payroll24490,0000.04977536-3,023,990490,000970,000
2014Detroit TigersTeam Payroll25500,000-79439-3,256,497500,0001,470,000
* 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