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R.J. AlvarezTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Round Rock (AAA) - Texas Rangers MLB Years: 2014-2015
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

PositionsP-273Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRoy Emilio Alvarez
Height6-1Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 8,1991 [27.158]PlaceRoyal Palm Beach,Florida
High SchoolCardinal Newman (West Palm Beach,FL)
CollegeFlorida Atlantic University (Boca Raton,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Los Angeles Angels [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (114th overall) of the 2012 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$416,300Signing ScoutsRalph ReyesService Time0.091 (2016)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2013-ANA-#8 ... 2014-ANA-#4
MLB DebutSeptember 3,2014 [23.087]
OrganizationsANA [3] OAK [2] TEX [2] CHN [1] SDN [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID157131Retrosheet IDalvar001MLBAM ID571439
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (71.26%) -- Slider (24.08%) -- Changeup (4.66%)
Fastball Velocity [2015] - 93.95 - [2014] - 94.81
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts91Walks28Hittable49SO/BB53vsPower49Hitting0Durability64Team.475Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2010Florida AtlanticSBCNCAA-1Fr18S/R19315.1016115000060.0673834623495101.5010.050.903.457.352.13.750-
2011Florida AtlanticSBCNCAA-1So18ST20665.2316151000074.08647435357211001.6410.460.614.268.762.06.500-
2012Florida AtlanticSBCNCAA-1Jr18Rel21500.7222022000837.22053110473000.804.780.242.3911.234.701.000-
2012Cedar Rapids KernelsMidwAana-Rel21323.2923023009027.0221610211383001.217.240.663.6212.513.45.600-
2013Inland Empire 66ersCalifA+ana34Rel22422.96372350012448.2341616227795101.256.290.374.9914.612.93.667-
2014San Antonio MissionsTexAAsdnRel23012.76170170012616.0165503232001.168.82--1.6512.677.67.000-
2014Arkansas TravelersTexAAana17Rel23000.3321021002127.01321010380000.854.33--3.3312.673.80--
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAA--Rel0011.25380380014743.02976013612000.976.02--2.7012.674.69.000-
2014San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn61Rel23001.131001000408.03110591001.003.38--5.6310.131.80-2.76
2015Nashville SoundsPCLAAAoak30Rel24334.11310310020535.0361916217413001.519.260.514.3710.542.41.500-
2015Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak37Rel24009.90210210011020.0272322713235002.0012.153.155.8510.351.77-7.33
2016Stockton PortsCalifA+oak11Rel25004.5020200002.02111020001.009.004.50--9.000.00--
2016Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn32Rel25017.7120020003023.0342020212306001.9713.110.774.6311.572.50.000-
2016Nashville SoundsPCLAAAoak55Rel25100.0010100001.2000003000--------16.200.001.000-
2016Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAA--Rel0117.0023023003026.1362121312356001.7812.001.004.0011.672.92.500-
2017Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtex18Rel26124.43450450018744.2372422230575001.507.460.406.0411.491.90.333-
2018Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtexR/CL27443.684504500412444.0402118218449001.328.180.413.689.002.44.500-
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter007.39310310015028.0302423718326001.719.642.255.7910.291.78-2.89
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter16153.6324222400011747267.02341241091312835533101.347.800.434.2711.832.77.516-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter994.021220122007936124.0113645666514517001.428.110.434.6710.412.23.500-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter023.51580580017766.2632726225918001.328.510.273.3812.293.64.000-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter423.02392370012450.2361717327815101.246.390.534.8014.393.00.667-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter323.2923023009027.0221610211383001.217.240.663.6212.513.45.600-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1474.195426280008171.21739080126816819101.409.070.633.578.812.47.667-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter009.90210210011020.0272322713235002.0012.153.155.8510.351.77--
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter001.131001000408.03110591001.003.38--5.6310.131.80--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings007.392440244001180220.02361891815514125147001.719.642.255.7910.291.78-2.89
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13123.631972195009538220.0191101891110428927101.347.800.434.2711.832.77.520-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2012Cedar Rapids Kernels MidwAana21P23--22--441.0000.17------23100.016.5
2013Inland Empire 66ers CalifA+ana22P37--37--10101.0000.27------37100.026.4
2014Arkansas Travelers TexAAana23P21--23--551.0000.24------21100.015.0
2014San Antonio Missions TexAAsdn23P17---1--111.0000.06------17100.012.1
2014San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn23P10-8-2--221.0000.200.251-100.0-10100.06.2
2015Nashville Sounds PCLAAAoak24P31--211143.7500.10------31100.021.5
2015Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak24P21-2021--331.0000.140.15-----21100.013.0
2016Stockton Ports CalifA+oak25P2---------------2100.01.4
2016Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn25P20---31-43.7500.15------20100.014.4
2016Nashville Sounds PCLAAAoak25P1---------------1100.00.7
2017Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex26P45--224-84.5000.09------45100.032.6
2018Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex27P45---6--661.0000.13------45100.032.6
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P31-2823--551.0000.160.181-100.0-310.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P122--49511813.7220.11------1220.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P58--271-109.9000.16------580.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P39--37--10101.0000.26------390.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P23--22--441.0000.17------230.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2012Cedar Rapids Kernels MidwAana2123----------
2013Inland Empire 66ers CalifA+ana2237----------
2014Arkansas Travelers TexAAana2321----------
2014San Antonio Missions TexAAsdn2317----------
2014San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2310----------
2015Nashville Sounds PCLAAAoak2431----------
2015Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2421----------
2016Stockton Ports CalifA+oak252----------
2016Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn2520----------
2016Nashville Sounds PCLAAAoak251----------
2017Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex2645----------
2018Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex2745----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2010Bourne BravesCape Cod LeagueCollege19320.7915015003022.212320829200.904.760.003.1811.513.631.19.600
2011Bourne BravesCape Cod LeagueCollege20022.7016016000716.210750722001.055.400.003.7811.883.143.78.000
2013Mesa Solar SoxArizona Fall LgMinor22015.4010010001010.0121060212001.4010.800.001.8010.806.009.00.000
2013Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB220113.5030300201.1422030106.3627.000.0020.250.000.0013.50.000
2015Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB24003.3710010002010.28740613101.376.750.005.0610.972.175.91.000
2016Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB250114.7340400103.2666042003.1214.730.009.824.910.5014.73.000
2017Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB26014.9170700417.1344258101.133.682.456.149.821.604.91.000
2018Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB27003.3730300002.2311004001.3610.120.000.0013.5003.37.000
Cape Cod League Totals - 2 yrs341.6031031003739.32210701551200.945.030.003.4311.673.402.29.429
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs015.4010010001010.0121060212001.4010.800.001.8010.806.009.00.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs035.9627027009125.724201721827301.648.420.706.319.471.507.01.000

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2012Sun Belt Conference All-Conference Team (RP)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-11-02PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentElected Free Agency27.147  
2017-04-06RPTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)25.303Team Roster on 2017-04-06
2016-09-14RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors25.098Team Roster on 2016-09-14
2016-09-10RPTexas RangersHigh Desert (A+)YMinors--Claimed off waivers from Cubs by Rangers25.094Team Roster on 2016-09-10
2016-09-06RPChicago CubsTennessee (AA)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment25.090Team Roster on 2016-09-06
2016-06-18RPChicago CubsTennessee (AA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tennessee (AA)25.010Team Roster on 2016-06-18
2016-06-13RPChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL and assigned to Iowa (AAA)25.005Team Roster on 2016-06-13
2016-06-12RPChicago CubsIowa (AAA)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Claimed off waivers from Athletics by Cubs25.004Team Roster on 2016-06-12
2016-04-08RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL24.305Team Roster on 2016-04-08
2016-04-03RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Bone chips in right elbow24.300Team Roster on 2016-04-03
2015-09-02RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Nashville (AAA)24.086Team Roster on 2015-09-02
2015-08-02RPOakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Nashville (AAA)24.055Team Roster on 2015-08-02
2015-07-29RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Nashville (AAA)24.051Team Roster on 2015-07-29
2015-05-08POakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Nashville (AAA)23.335Team Roster on 2015-05-08
2015-05-03POakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Nashville (AAA)23.330Team Roster on 2015-05-03
2015-04-22POakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Nashville (AAA)23.319Team Roster on 2015-04-22
2014-12-19POakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Padres with Jesse Hahn to Athletics for Derek Norris and Seth Streich23.194Team Roster on 2014-12-19
2014-09-02PSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors23.086Team Roster on 2014-09-02
2014-07-22PSan Diego PadresSan Antonio (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to San Antonio (AA)23.044Team Roster on 2014-07-22
2014-07-18PSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)-MinorsTradedTraded from Angels with Taylor Lindsey, Jose Rondon and Taylor Lindsey to Padres for Huston Street and Trevor Gott23.040Team Roster on 2014-07-18
2014-06-25PLos Angeles AngelsArkansas (AA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list23.017Team Roster on 2014-06-25
2014-05-22PLos Angeles AngelsArkansas (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured22.349Team Roster on 2014-05-22
2014-04-12PLos Angeles AngelsArkansas (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Arkansas (AA)22.309Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2013-04-09PLos Angeles AngelsInland Empire (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Inland Empire (A+)21.306Team Roster on 2013-04-09
2012-06-13PLos Angeles AngelsCedar Rapids (A)-Minors--21.005Team Roster on 2012-06-13
* 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
2012Los Angeles Angels-21416,300-------416,300Signing Bonus out of 2012 Draft (3rd round - 114th overall)
2014San Diego PadresTeam Payroll23500,000-79447-3,256,497500,000916,300
2015Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll24507,5000.09178450-3,571,283507,5001,423,800
* 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