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Walker BuehlerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: MLB Years: 2017-2018
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-39Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWalker Anthony Buehler
Height6-2Weight160BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 28,1994 [23.332]PlaceLexington,Kentucky
High SchoolHenry Clay (Lexington,KY)
CollegeVanderbilt University (Nashville,TN)

DraftedSelected by the Los Angeles Dodgers [Team Picks] in the 1st round (24th overall) of the 2015 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates [Team Picks] in the 14th round (436th overall) of the 2012 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$1,777,500Signing ScoutsMarty LambService Time0.026 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2018-MLB-#13 ... 2018-LAN-#1   [FG] 2018-MLB-#27   [PIPE] 2016-LAN-#8 ... 2017-MLB-#93 ... 2017-LAN-#5 ... 2018-MLB-#13 ... 2018-LAN-#1
MLB DebutSeptember 7,2017 [23.041]
OrganizationsLAN [3] Awards0
TBC Player ID170889Retrosheet IDbuehw001MLBAM ID621111
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (48.59%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (20.59%) -- Slider (19.18%) -- Curveball (7.54%) -- Changeup (4.09%)
Fastball Velocity [2018] - 95.89 - [2017] - 97.99
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts92Walks59Hittable75SO/BB83vsPower75Hitting0Durability60Team.581Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2013VanderbiltSECNCAA-1Fr13S/R18433.141697000163.0642522525576001.419.140.713.578.142.28.571-
2014VanderbiltSECNCAA-113S/R191222.64191632000102.08533304311117001.137.480.352.739.763.58.857-
2015VanderbiltSECNCAA-113ST20522.9516160000088.0853429630929001.308.660.613.069.373.07.714-
2016Arizona DodgersArizRklan40Rel21100.0010100002.0000003000--------13.500.001.000-
2016Great Lakes LoonsMidwAlan15S/R21000.0021100003.00000330001.00----9.009.001.00--
2016Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0100.0031200005.00000360000.60----5.4010.802.001.000-
2017Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+lan12ST22001.10550000016.083205270000.804.41--2.7614.885.40--
2017Tulsa DrillersTexAAlan4ST22223.4911110000049.0401919515641001.127.350.922.7611.764.27.500-
2017Oklahoma City DodgersPCLAAAlan15S/R22114.631239003123.0191212111343101.297.330.394.2413.113.09.500-
2017Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--S/R0333.3528199003188.26734336311254101.116.800.613.1512.694.03.500-
2017Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan64Rel22107.7180800209.0118828121002.0410.611.937.7111.571.501.0005.94
2018Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlanST23412.63990000051.0381615211542020.956.660.351.939.474.91.800-0.84
2018Oklahoma City DodgersPCLAAAlanST23102.08330000013.0104304160011.086.92--2.7711.084.001.000-
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter513.411798002060.2492423419663021.127.270.592.829.793.47.833-0.28
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter533.043423110031106.27738366381474111.086.500.513.2112.403.87.625-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter213.721569003136.0291615115503111.217.180.253.7212.393.33.667-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter223.4911110000049.0401919515641001.127.350.922.7611.764.27.500-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter001.10550000016.083205270000.804.41--2.7614.885.40--
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0021100003.00000330001.00----9.009.001.00--
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter100.0010100002.0000003000--------13.500.001.000-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2172.875141102001253.22349281158626022001.268.300.533.059.223.02.750-
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter513.411798002060.2492423419663021.127.270.592.829.793.47.833-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings1843.416233290070220.01788783156923911071.127.270.592.829.793.47.818-0.28
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1063.047047230062220.0159787412783038221.086.500.513.2112.403.87.625-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2017Tulsa DrillersTexAAlan4p2224110000000200000.250.250.250.500104.500.000.000.2190.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2017Oklahoma City DodgersPCLAAAlan15p2262000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2017Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         86110000000200000.167.167.167.334106.250.000.000.1460.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2018Oklahoma City DodgersPCLAAAlanp2324000000000400000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2018Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlanp23919120000000801000.105.105.105.2102020.182.000.000.0930.0040.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1719120000000801000.105.105.105.2102020.182.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1010110000000600000.100.100.100.2001010.250.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter86000000000400000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter24110000000200000.250.250.250.500104.500.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1719120000000801000.105.105.105.2102020.182.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1621811019000000076010000.105.105.105.210190191.182.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162162161600000009700000.100.100.100.200160162.250.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2016Arizona Dodgers ArizRklan21P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.01.8
2016Great Lakes Loons MidwAlan21P2---2-1221.0001.00------2100.01.4
2017Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+lan22P5--21--331.0000.60------5100.03.6
2017Tulsa Drillers TexAAlan22P11--43--771.0000.64------11100.015.7
2017Oklahoma City Dodgers PCLAAAlan22P12--211-43.7500.25------12100.08.5
2017Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22P8-921-1331.0000.380.331-100.0-8100.04.9
MLB Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P8-921-1331.0000.380.331-100.0-80.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P12--211-43.7500.25------120.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P11--43--771.0000.64------110.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P5--21--331.0000.60------50.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2---2-1221.0001.00------20.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---1--111.0001.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2016Arizona Dodgers ArizRklan211----------
2016Great Lakes Loons MidwAlan212----------
2017Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+lan225----------
2017Tulsa Drillers TexAAlan2211----------
2017Oklahoma City Dodgers PCLAAAlan2212----------
2017Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan228----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2014Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox Cape Cod LeagueCollege19201.35321000013.116320311201.4510.800.002.037.433.672.031.000
2017Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB220027.0010100001.0233120004.0018.009.0018.000.000.0027.00.000
2018Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB23100.0021100104.0100017100.502.250.002.2515.757.000.001.000
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs201.35321000013.316320311201.4310.800.002.037.433.672.031.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs105.4031200105.0333137101.205.401.805.4012.602.335.401.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-06-12SPLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Right rib microfracture23.319Team Roster on 2018-06-12
2018-05-04SPLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Rancho Cucamonga (A+)23.280Team Roster on 2018-05-04
2018-04-29pLos Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Rancho Cucamonga (A+)23.275Team Roster on 2018-04-29
2018-04-28pLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Oklahoma City (AAA)23.274Team Roster on 2018-04-28
2018-04-24pLos Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)23.270Team Roster on 2018-04-24
2018-04-23pLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Oklahoma City (AAA)23.269Team Roster on 2018-04-23
2018-03-12pLos Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)23.227Team Roster on 2018-03-12
2017-09-06pLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors23.040Team Roster on 2017-09-06
2017-07-16pLos Angeles DodgersOklahoma City (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)22.353Team Roster on 2017-07-16
2017-06-15pLos Angeles DodgersTulsa (AA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list22.322Team Roster on 2017-06-15
2017-06-07pLos Angeles DodgersTulsa (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured22.314Team Roster on 2017-06-07
2017-05-11pLos Angeles DodgersTulsa (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tulsa (AA)22.287Team Roster on 2017-05-11
2017-05-06pLos Angeles DodgersOgden (Rk)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Ogden (Rk)22.282Team Roster on 2017-05-06
2017-04-10pLos Angeles DodgersRancho Cucamonga (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Rancho Cucamonga (A+)22.256Team Roster on 2017-04-10
2016-09-03pLos Angeles DodgersGreat Lakes (A)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Great Lakes (A)22.037Team Roster on 2016-09-03
2016-08-23pLos Angeles DodgersArizona Dodgers (Rk)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list22.026Team Roster on 2016-08-23
2016-06-30pLos Angeles DodgersArizona Dodgers (Rk)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured21.337Team Roster on 2016-06-30
2015-10-20pLos Angeles DodgersArizona Dodgers (Rk)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL21.084Team Roster on 2015-10-20
2015-08-04pLos Angeles DodgersArizona Dodgers (Rk)-DL-7ContractDL7 Signed out of draft (Vanderbilt)21.007Team Roster on 2015-08-04
* 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
2015Los Angeles Dodgers-201,777,500-------1,777,500Signing Bonus out of 2015 Draft (1st round - 24th overall)
2017Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll22535,0000.02681949-3,651,709535,0002,312,500
* 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