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Eddie ButlerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Texas Rangers MLB Years: 2014-2018
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Drafted
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick
Futures Game

PositionsP-179Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameTimothy Edward Butler
Height6-2Weight165BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 13,1991 [27.246]PlaceChesapeake,Virginia
High SchoolGreenbrier Christian Academy (Chesapeake,VA)
CollegeRadford University (Radford,VA)

DraftedSelected by the Colorado Rockies [Team Picks] in the 1st round (46th overall) of the 2012 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Texas Rangers [Team Picks] in the 35th round (1054th overall) of the 2009 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$1,000,000Signing ScoutsJay MatthewsService Time1.141 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2013-COL-#6 ... 2014-MLB-#24 ... 2014-COL-#2 ... 2015-MLB-#77 ... 2015-COL-#4
MLB DebutJune 6,2014 [23.085]
OrganizationsCOL [5] CHN [2] TEX [1] Awards4
TBC Player ID157436Retrosheet IDbutle001MLBAM ID572750
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (43.16%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (22.57%) -- Slider (12.92%) -- Changeup (10.80%) -- Curveball (7.97%) -- Cutter (2.58%)
Fastball Velocity [2018] - 93.48 - [2017] - 93.27 - [2016] - 93.10 - [2015] - 93.65 - [2014] - 93.34
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts16Walks51Hittable36SO/BB29vsPower36Hitting21Durability46Team.461Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2010RadfordBigSouNCAA-1Fr30ST19645.3615141100085.210264516346517101.5910.720.633.576.831.91.600-
2011RadfordBigSouNCAA-1So30ST20924.1515150110095.0905044627726001.238.500.572.556.802.67.818-
2012RadfordBigSouNCAA-1Jr30ST21742.2014140320098.07829245239510001.037.160.462.118.724.13.636-
2012Grand Junction RockiesPioRkcol46ST21712.1313121000067.2591816113557001.067.850.131.737.324.23.875-
2013Asheville TouristsSALAcol30ST22511.66990000054.0251610225515000.924.140.334.148.452.04.833-
2013Modesto NutsCalifA+col43ST22342.3913130000067.2582918721674001.177.710.932.798.913.19.429-
2013Tulsa DrillersTexAAcol27ST22100.65660000027.2132206251000.694.23--1.958.134.171.000-
2013Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorMLB--ST0951.80282800000148.296473095214310000.995.770.543.138.602.75.6432.96
2014Modesto NutsCalifA+col31ST23006.7511000004.02330221001.004.50--4.504.501.00--
2014Tulsa DrillersTexAAcol30ST23693.58181800000108.010446431032636001.268.670.832.675.251.97.400-
2014Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol0ST230110.1311000005.08760341002.0613.50--5.066.751.33.000-
2014Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorMLB--ST06103.99202000000117.011456521037698001.298.740.772.845.291.86.3754.01
2014Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol31ST23116.75330000016.02312122730001.8812.941.133.941.690.43.5005.69
2015Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAAcol31ST24265.4011110000063.0714338625374101.5210.090.853.555.261.48.250-
2015Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol31ST243105.9016160100079.010257521342440001.8211.571.474.764.991.05.2315.74
2016Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAAcol52ST25834.4515150110089.0934744926354001.349.400.912.633.541.35.727-
2016Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol31S/R25257.171798000064.08757511321471001.6912.231.832.956.612.24.2865.30
2017Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn46ST26202.17880000045.2491211112301001.349.660.202.365.912.501.000-
2017Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33S/R26433.9513112002054.2502424428303001.438.230.664.614.941.07.5714.55
2018Iowa CubsPCLAAAchnST27038.10550000013.02113124590001.9514.182.703.386.081.80.000-
2018Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33Rel27114.08808003017.21610817111001.308.150.513.575.601.57.5000.68
2018Texas RangersALMLBtex32Rel27126.4722022006232.04324231012185001.7212.092.813.385.061.50.3334.06
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter12225.8079394010112262.23211841704311715310001.6610.961.473.995.221.31.3532.29
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter34283.351009911100543.05032362034017037834101.238.290.662.806.232.22.548-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter12134.61404001100215.2242122111207111510101.4410.050.832.954.781.62.480-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter792.99242400000135.211748451038887001.147.760.662.525.842.32.438-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter342.6414140000071.2603221723695001.167.530.882.898.673.00.429-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter511.66990000054.0251610225515000.924.140.334.148.452.04.833-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter712.1313121000067.2591816113557001.067.850.131.737.324.23.875-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter22103.84444315300278.1270143119178423233101.278.710.552.717.482.76.688-
Colorado Rockies Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter6166.50362881000159.02121261152870941001.7711.971.583.955.311.34.273-
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter126.4722022006232.04324231012185001.7212.092.813.385.061.50.333-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter543.98211110005071.0663432535414001.408.210.624.355.101.17.556-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings10185.806633331092220.026815414236981288001.6610.961.473.995.221.31.3572.29
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14113.35404000000220.02039582166815214001.238.290.662.806.232.22.560-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2013Tulsa DrillersTexAAcol27p2211000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2014Tulsa DrillersTexAAcol30p2368100000000305000.000.000.000.0000013.000.000.000.0000.0023.080.000.000.000.00
2014Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol0p2312010000000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.000.4460.000.000.000.000.000.00
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         710110000000305000.100.100.100.2001015.143.000.000.0890.0020.000.000.000.000.00
2014Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol31p2336000000000300000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2015Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAAcol31p24813130000000302000.231.231.231.4623015.300.000.000.2030.0020.000.000.000.000.00
2015Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol31p2416230100000001301000.043.043.043.0861024.100.000.000.0380.0054.170.000.000.000.00
2016Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAAcol52p25816031004002401001.188.278.250.5284119.250.062.188.24310.5321.052.000.000.0033.33
2016Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol31p251615010000000200400.067.053.067.1201019.059.000.000.0460.0010.530.000.000.000.00
2017Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn46p26510020001000201000.200.200.200.4002011.250.000.000.1750.0018.180.000.000.000.00
2017Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33p261215010000001603000.067.125.067.1921019.111.000.067.0985.2631.586.000.000.000.00
2018Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn2732000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2018Chicago CubsNLMLBchn332782000000001000000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.23033.330.000.000.000.000.00
2018Totals for MLB-MLB         112000000001000000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.23033.330.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter58610300000022404400.049.075.049.1243071.073.000.033.0002.8233.8012.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter32522910050021409001.173.204.192.39610163.237.019.058.0003.1722.227.000.000.0011.11
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter25431910050021004001.209.244.233.47710149.273.024.070.0004.0820.415.000.000.0011.11
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter79100000000405000.000.000.000.0000014.000.000.000.0000.0028.570.000.000.000.00
Colorado Rockies Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter35440200000001801400.045.042.045.0872049.067.000.000.0000.0036.730.000.000.000.00
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2017010000002603000.059.158.059.2171022.091.000.118.0009.0927.273.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162170080000006670111100.049.075.049.12480198.073.000.033.0002.8233.8012.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162263104650025001071046005.173.204.192.396515319.237.019.058.0003.1722.227.000.000.0011.11

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2012Grand Junction Rockies PioRkcol21P13--6111-1817.9441.31------13100.017.1
2013Asheville Tourists SALAcol22P9--6102-1816.8891.78------9100.06.6
2013Modesto Nuts CalifA+col22P13--98-117171.0001.31------13100.09.3
2013Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol22P6---1--111.0000.17------6100.04.3
2014Modesto Nuts CalifA+col23P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2014Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol23P18--1310222523.9201.28------18100.012.9
2014Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol23P1---------------1100.00.7
2014Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol23P3316-4--441.0001.330.255-100.0-3100.01.9
2015Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAcol24P11--711-218181.0001.64------11100.07.6
2015Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol24P1616791015422925.8621.560.326460.0-16100.09.9
2016Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAcol25P15--1012--22221.0001.47------15100.010.5
2016Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol25P17964342-97.7780.410.114357.1-17100.010.5
2017Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn26P8--45--991.0001.13------8100.05.8
2017Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26P131154710-117171.0001.310.314-100.0-13100.08.0
2018Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn27P5--21--331.0000.60------5100.03.6
2018Texas RangersALMLBtex27P22-3233--661.0000.270.19-10.0-22100.013.7
2018Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27P8-1714-1551.0000.630.29-10.0-8100.04.9
MLB Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P79392622440647064.9140.810.2419967.9-790.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P40--2329-252521.0001.30------400.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P24--1311222624.9231.00------240.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P14--99-118181.0001.29------140.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P9--6102-1816.8891.78------90.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P13--6111-1817.9441.31------130.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2012Grand Junction Rockies PioRkcol2113----------
2013Asheville Tourists SALAcol229----------
2013Modesto Nuts CalifA+col2213----------
2013Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol226----------
2014Modesto Nuts CalifA+col231----------
2014Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol2318----------
2014Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol231----------
2014Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol233----------
2015Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAcol2411----------
2015Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol2416----------
2016Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAcol2515----------
2016Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol2517----------
2017Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn268----------
2017Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2613----------
2018Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn275----------
2018Texas RangersALMLBtex2722----------
2018Chicago CubsNLMLBchn278----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2011Harwich MarinersCape Cod LeagueCollege20125.221046000029.133171701121001.5110.130.003.386.441.915.22.333
2014Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB23003.8630300107.0633031001.297.710.003.861.290.333.86.000
2015Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB24145.29642000017.0211010259011.5311.121.062.654.761.805.29.200
2016Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB25107.0431200007.21266224001.9414.092.352.354.702.007.041.000
2017Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26503.07532001014.21155237000.996.751.231.844.302.333.071.000
2018Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB27024.20633000015.01187067001.136.600.003.604.201.174.80.000
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs125.221046000029.333171701121001.5010.130.003.386.441.915.22.333
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs764.55231112002061.361323161928011.308.950.882.794.111.474.70.538

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2015Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2421000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2017Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2612010001000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs53010001000100000.333.333.333.666103.500.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2012Big South Conference All-Conference Team (SP) ... Big South Conference Pitcher of the Year ... Pioneer League All-Star (P)3
2013Baseball America 1st team Minor League All-Star (SP)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-07-27RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Cubs with Rollie Lacy to Rangers for Cole Hamels27.136Team Roster on 2018-07-27
2018-07-24RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL27.133Team Roster on 2018-07-24
2018-06-30RPChicago CubsIowa (AAA)-DL-60InjuredAssigned to Iowa (AAA) for rehab27.109Team Roster on 2018-06-30
2018-06-11RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL27.090Team Roster on 2018-06-11
2018-04-20RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Right groin strain27.038Team Roster on 2018-04-20
2018-03-09RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActive--Recalle from Iowa (AAA)26.362Team Roster on 2018-03-09
2017-10-04RPChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list26.205Team Roster on 2017-10-04
2017-08-09RPChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Injured26.149Team Roster on 2017-08-09
2017-07-18RPChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Iowa (AAA)26.127Team Roster on 2017-07-18
2017-05-11RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Iowa (AAA)26.059Team Roster on 2017-05-11
2017-05-07RPChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list26.055Team Roster on 2017-05-07
2017-04-29RPChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Injured26.047Team Roster on 2017-04-29
2017-04-06RPChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Iowa (AAA)26.024Team Roster on 2017-04-06
2017-03-26RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to minors26.013Team Roster on 2017-03-26
2017-01-31RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Rockies to Cubs for James Farris + Intl Bonus Slot)25.324Team Roster on 2017-01-31
2017-01-26RPColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment25.319Team Roster on 2017-01-26
2016-09-06RPColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Albuquerque (AAA)25.177Team Roster on 2016-09-06
2016-07-06SPColorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Albuquerque (AAA)25.115Team Roster on 2016-07-06
2016-04-28SPColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Albuquerque (AAA)25.046Team Roster on 2016-04-28
2016-04-07SPColorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Albuquerque (AAA)25.025Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2016-03-19SPColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to minors25.006Team Roster on 2016-03-19
2015-10-05SPColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Albuquerque (AAA)24.206Team Roster on 2015-10-05
2015-08-14SPColorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Albuquerque (AAA)24.154Team Roster on 2015-08-14
2015-07-19SPColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Albuquerque (AAA)24.128Team Roster on 2015-07-19
2015-06-09PColorado RockiesAlbuquerque (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Albuquerque (AAA)24.088Team Roster on 2015-06-09
2014-09-16PColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Tulsa (AA)23.187Team Roster on 2014-09-16
2014-07-19PColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL23.128Team Roster on 2014-07-19
2014-07-19PColorado RockiesTulsa (AA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL and assigned to Tulsa (AA)23.128Team Roster on 2014-07-19
2014-07-18SPColorado RockiesColorado Springs (AAA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Colorado Springs (AAA) for rehab23.127Team Roster on 2014-07-18
2014-07-12SPColorado RockiesModesto (A+)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Modesto (A+) for rehab23.121Team Roster on 2014-07-12
2014-06-09PColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right rotator cuff inflammation23.088Team Roster on 2014-06-09
2014-06-06PColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors23.085Team Roster on 2014-06-06
2013-08-02PColorado RockiesTulsa (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tulsa (AA)22.142Team Roster on 2013-08-02
2013-05-23PColorado RockiesModesto (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Modesto (A+)22.071Team Roster on 2013-05-23
2013-03-30PColorado RockiesAsheville (A)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Asheville (A)22.017Team Roster on 2013-03-30
2012-06-17PColorado RockiesGrand Junction (Rk)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Grand Junction (Rk)21.096Team Roster on 2012-06-17
2012-06-15SPColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned out of draft (Radford)21.094Team Roster on 2012-06-15
* 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
2012Colorado Rockies-211,000,000-------1,000,000Signing Bonus out of 2012 Draft (1st round - 46th overall)
2014Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll23500,000-79448-3,256,497500,0001,500,000
2015Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll24509,5000.14975128163,571,283507,5002,009,500
2016Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll25507,5001.07477138-3,498,245507,5002,517,000
2017Chicago CubsTeam Payroll26535,0001.14181938-3,651,709535,0003,052,000
2018Chicago CubsTeam Payroll27570,750-52723354,360,045545,0003,622,750
* 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