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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Michael Joseph Wacha
Stat Years
2010-2019  [mlb] 2013-2019
Height/Weight
6-6 / 195
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (195)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1991-07-01 in Iowa City, Iowa   [29.004]
High School
Pleasant Grove (Texarkana,TX)
Colleges
Texas A&M University (College Station, Texas)
Draft
Selected by the St. Louis Cardinals in Round #1 (#19 overall) of the 2012 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Ralph Garr Jr
MLB Debut
2013-05-30 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.334)
Service Time
6.062 (2019)
Organizations
SLN [8]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 159655 ... retro id: wachm001 ... mlbam id: 608379
Relations
Nephew of
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    2010Texas A&MBig12NCAA-1rpi 203818Fr---922.902510000151105.2863834822974101.027.320.681.878.263.244.41.818
    2011Texas A&MBig12NCAA-1rpi 93819So---942.29191920000129.211745333301235101.138.120.212.088.543.124.10.692
    2012Texas A&MBig12NCAA-1rpi 163820JrDR:1-19912.06161622000113.19531264201164001.017.540.321.599.212.465.80.900
    2012Gulf Coast Cardinals GCLRksln-201---001.8032000105.04111070000.807.201.800.0012.601.800.00.000
    2012Palm Beach CardinalsFSLA+sln-201---000.0040002408.010001161000.251.130.001.1318.000.0016.00.000
    2012Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln39201---001.1340000408.031103171000.753.380.003.3819.131.135.67.000
    2012Minor Totals: SLNbyYearRk/AA/A+----203---000.861120029021.082214402000.573.430.431.7117.140.8610.00.000
    2013Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln22212---532.6515150000085.0652625919735000.996.880.952.017.732.753.84.625
    2013St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln52212Log - Sp - Ext - Perf412.781590026064.2522020519653001.107.240.702.649.052.783.42.800
    2013Minor Totals: SLNbyYearAAA----211---532.6515150000085.0652625919735000.996.880.952.017.732.753.84.625
    2013MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf412.801590026064.7522020519653001.117.290.702.669.112.803.42.800
    2014Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln48223---000.0011000002.01000110001.004.500.004.504.500.001.00.000
    2014St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln52223Log - Sp - Ext - Perf563.20191900000107.0954138633942051.207.990.502.787.913.452.85.455
    2014Minor Totals: SLNbyYearAA----221---000.0011000002.01000110001.004.500.004.504.500.001.00.000
    2014MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf563.20191900000107.0954138633942051.207.990.502.787.913.452.85.455
    2015St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln52234Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1773.38303000000181.1162746819581534161.218.040.942.887.593.672.64.708
    2015MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1773.38303000000181.3162746819581534161.218.050.942.887.603.682.64.708
    2016St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln52245Log - Sp - Ext - Perf775.09272400130138.0159867815451146011.4810.370.982.937.435.612.53.500
    2016MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf775.09272400130138.0159867815451146011.4810.370.982.937.435.612.53.500
    2017St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln52256Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1294.13303011000165.2170827617551585031.369.240.922.998.584.452.87.571
    2017MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1294.14303011000165.7170827617551585031.369.260.933.008.614.472.87.571
    2018Palm Beach CardinalsFSLA+sln---267---006.2322000004.12330250000.924.150.004.1510.386.232.50.000
    2018Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln---267---0111.5711000002.16531130003.0023.143.863.8611.5719.293.00.000
    2018St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln52267Log - Sp - Ext - Perf823.2015150000084.1683630936712121.237.260.963.847.583.841.97.800
    2018Minor Totals: SLNbyYearAA/A+----262---018.7133000006.78861380001.7711.611.454.3511.6111.612.67.000
    2018MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf823.2115150000084.3683630936712121.247.280.963.857.603.851.97.800
    2019St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln52278Log - Sp - Ext - Perf674.76292400050126.2143716726551042031.5610.161.853.917.395.041.89.462
    2019MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf674.78292400050126.7143716726551042031.5710.201.853.927.425.061.89.462
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)59393.91165151113140867.784941037797301759242201.338.811.013.127.884.262.52.602
    National League Totals (7 yrs)59393.91165151113140867.784941037797301759242201.338.811.013.127.884.262.52.602
    Minor League Totals542.60302100290114.782363311271227000.956.460.872.139.612.844.52.556
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals2772.406045420151348.729811493157233613201.067.700.391.868.682.954.67.794
    Minor: Rk Totals001.8032000105.04111070000.807.201.800.0012.601.802.00.000
    Minor: A+ Totals002.23620024012.333303211000.502.230.002.2315.622.237.00.000
    Minor: AA Totals012.98620004012.3106415211001.247.440.743.7215.624.464.20.000
    Minor: AAA Totals532.6515150000085.0652625919735000.996.880.952.017.732.753.84.625
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (7 yrs)59393.91165151113140867.784941037797301759242201.338.811.013.127.884.262.52.602
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    2012Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln3920p---121000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2013Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln2221p---2610010000000401000.100.100.100.2001110.000.000.1670.0036.360.000.00.000.0
    2013St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln5221pL-S-E-P215210300030001001000.143.143.143.2862230.000.000.2730.0045.450.000.00.000.0
    2014Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln4822p---310000000001000000.0001.000.0001.000100.000.000.000100.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2014St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln5222pL-S-E-P319291100020001803000.034.034.034.0683210.000.000.0910.0056.250.000.00.000.0
    2015St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln5223pL-S-E-P430525810041042006000.154.214.173.3876291.115.019.2506.4532.265.000.00.0012.5
    2016St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln5224pL-S-E-P526391100000032200301.026.089.026.1154510.077.000.0506.6748.897.330.00.000.0
    2017St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln5225pL-S-E-P628463200030012207102.043.063.043.1065520.022.000.0801.8240.0022.000.00.000.0
    2018St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln5226pL-S-E-P71525320001001906000.080.115.080.1953220.040.000.1253.1328.139.000.00.000.0
    2019St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln5227pL-S-E-P828363610030002103000.167.167.194.3613971.028.027.4000.0053.850.000.00.0016.7
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)161248162320016109122026403.093.123.101.224287252.048.008.1773.1442.5113.560.00.008.7
    National League Totals (7 yrs)161248162320016109122026403.093.123.101.224287252.048.008.1773.1442.5113.560.00.008.7
    Minor League Totals911010000001401000.091.167.091.2581310.091.000.1437.6930.774.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals31000000001000000.000.500.000.5002001.000.000.00050.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals610010000000401000.100.100.100.2001110.000.000.1670.0036.360.000.00.000.0
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (7 yrs)161248162320016109122026403.093.123.101.224287252.048.008.1773.1442.5113.560.00.008.7
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    2012Gulf Coast Cardinals GCLRk20P300.0000000.0000.000.005.2100.018
    2012Palm Beach CardinalsFSLA+20P400.00100111.0000.300.002.9100.025
    2012Springfield CardinalsTexAA20P400.00200221.0000.500.002.9100.021
    2013Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAA21P1500.0610101716.9411.100.0010.4100.016
    2013St. LouisNLMLB21P15964.23610109.9000.600.149.3100.015
    2014Springfield CardinalsTexAA22P100.00100111.0001.000.000.7100.028
    2014St. LouisNLMLB22P1919107.012130125251.0001.300.2311.7100.012
    2015St. LouisNLMLB23P3030181.11829305047.9401.600.2618.5100.010
    2016St. LouisNLMLB24P2724138.02122124443.9771.600.3116.7100.013
    2017St. LouisNLMLB25P3030165.213200233331.0001.100.2018.5100.011
    2018Palm Beach CardinalsFSLA+26P200.0000000.0000.000.001.5100.030
    2018Springfield CardinalsTexAA26P100.0000000.0000.000.000.7100.041
    2018St. LouisNLMLB26P151584.128101110.9090.700.129.3100.021
    2019St. LouisNLMLB27P2924126.21112122423.9580.800.1817.9100.012
    MLB Totals - (P)1651518668011077197190.9641.200.220.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)1500610101716.9411.100.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)6000300331.0000.500.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)6000100111.0000.200.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (P)300000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    2012Minor11----------
    2013MLB15----------
    2013Minor15----------
    2014MLB19----------
    2014Minor1----------
    2015MLB30----------
    2016MLB27----------
    2017MLB30----------
    2018MLB15----------
    2018Minor3----------
    2019MLB29----------
    Totals195----------