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J.B. WendelkenTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Oakland Athletics MLB Years: 2016-2019
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

PositionsP-208Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJeffrey Benjamin Wendelken
Height6-1Weight235BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 24,1993 [26.239]PlaceGuyton,Georgia
High SchoolEffingham County (Springfield,GA)
CollegeMiddle Georgia State College (Cochran,GA)

DraftedSelected by the Boston Red Sox [Team Picks] in the 13th round (421st overall) of the 2012 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$100,000Signing ScoutsTim HyersService Time0.108 (2018)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2019-OAK-#25
MLB DebutMay 8,2016 [23.045]
OrganizationsCHA [3] OAK [3] BOS [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID171298Retrosheet IDwendj001MLBAM ID605525
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (58.26%) -- Changeup (18.44%) -- Curveball (18.14%) -- Cutter (2.23%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (1.52%) -- Slider (1.42%)
Fastball Velocity [2019] - 94.76 - [2018] - 94.64 - [2016] - 93.00
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts76Walks57Hittable65SO/BB71vsPower65Hitting0Durability44Team.502Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2012Middle GeorgiaCollegeNCAAFr22Rel19600.2021021000944.0252108530000.745.08--1.6210.766.631.000-
2012Gulf Coast Red SoxGCLRkbos53Rel19201.2713013003221.0113303280100.664.64--1.2711.819.331.000-
2013Greenville DriveSALAbos24R/CL20202.772702700181065.0592020420546201.228.170.552.777.482.701.000-
2013Kannapolis IntimidatorsSALAchaRel20019.6430300224.28550181001.9315.43--1.9315.438.00.000-
2013Winston-Salem DashCaroA+cha32Rel20014.8260600309.0126517163002.0411.570.966.7515.432.29.000-
2013Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorA--R/CL0223.423603600231278.17931305287810201.359.000.573.198.892.79.500-
2014Winston-Salem DashCaroA+cha24ST217105.25272701000145.21811058515331294001.4711.180.932.047.973.91.412-
2015Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha34Rel22622.72270270017543.0361413411560001.097.530.842.3011.725.09.750-
2015Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha28Rel22004.5012012006016.01411825130001.197.881.132.817.312.60--
2015Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorA--Rel0623.20390390023559.0502521616690001.127.630.922.4410.534.31.750-
2016Nashville SoundsPCLAAAoak14Rel23144.11390390016546.0482521526655001.619.390.985.0912.722.50.200-
2016Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak64Rel23009.95808003012.218151439122002.1312.792.136.398.531.33-6.46
2018Midland RockHoundsTexAAoakRel25013.3811011007313.01165310230001.587.432.036.7515.532.30.000-
2018Nashville SoundsPCLAAAoakRel25112.8022121009335.0291111210521001.107.390.512.5513.255.20.500-
2018Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorA--Rel0122.96331320016648.2401716520751001.237.400.923.7013.873.75.333-
2018Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak57Rel25000.5413013003016.281115141000.784.320.542.707.562.80-0.00
2019Las Vegas AviatorsPCLAAAoakRel26635.59301290019338.2472624819433001.7110.941.864.4210.012.26.667-
2019Oakland AthleticsALMLBoakRel26313.5827027004032.221141329342000.925.790.552.489.373.78.750-0.46
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter314.06480480010060.0473028623605001.136.820.873.348.712.61.7500.44
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter25234.11217291881010033436.04562322004414548723301.379.360.902.9810.003.36.521-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter884.241032101005011135.1138736417601739001.469.131.123.9711.452.88.500-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter632.88380380024856.0472018721790001.217.511.123.3612.623.76.667-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter7115.23332761030154.11931119016401457001.5011.210.932.328.423.63.389-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter213.233003000201269.2672525421627201.268.660.522.718.012.95.667-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter201.2713013003221.0113303280100.664.64--1.2711.819.331.000-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter600.2021021000944.0252108530000.745.08--1.6210.766.631.000-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter314.06480480010060.0473028623605001.136.820.873.348.712.61.750-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings1144.06170017000350220.016710699218221318001.136.820.873.348.712.61.7330.44
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13124.111091594105017220.0229116100227324412201.379.360.902.9810.003.36.520-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2012Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos19P13--13--441.0000.31------13100.021.7
2013Greenville Drive SALAbos20P27--19--10101.0000.37------27100.019.6
2013Kannapolis Intimidators SALAcha20P3---1--111.0000.33------3100.02.2
2013Winston-Salem Dash CaroA+cha20P6---2--221.0000.33------6100.04.3
2014Winston-Salem Dash CaroA+cha21P27--1215313027.9001.00------27100.019.4
2015Birmingham Barons SouAAcha22P27---1--111.0000.04------27100.019.4
2015Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha22P12--12--331.0000.25------12100.08.3
2016Nashville Sounds PCLAAAoak23P39--342-97.7780.18------39100.027.5
2016Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak23P8-12--------1-100.0-8100.04.9
2018Midland RockHounds TexAAoak25P11---1--111.0000.09------11100.07.9
2018Nashville Sounds PCLAAAoak25P22---3--331.0000.14------22100.015.7
2018Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25P13-16-1--111.0000.080.06-----13100.08.0
2019Las Vegas Aviators PCLAAAoak26P30--431187.8750.23------30100.021.4
2019Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26P27-3212--331.0000.110.091-100.0-27100.016.7
MLB Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P48-6013--441.0000.080.072-100.0-480.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P103--812312320.8700.19------1030.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P38---2--221.0000.05------380.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P33--1217313229.9060.88------330.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P30--110--11111.0000.37------300.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P13--13--441.0000.31------130.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2012Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos1913----------
2013Greenville Drive SALAbos2027----------
2013Kannapolis Intimidators SALAcha203----------
2013Winston-Salem Dash CaroA+cha206----------
2014Winston-Salem Dash CaroA+cha2127----------
2015Birmingham Barons SouAAcha2227----------
2015Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha2212----------
2016Nashville Sounds PCLAAAoak2339----------
2016Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak238----------
2018Midland RockHounds TexAAoak2511----------
2018Nashville Sounds PCLAAAoak2522----------
2018Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2513----------
2019Las Vegas Aviators PCLAAAoak2630----------
2019Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2627----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2015Glendale Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor220130.3740400002.2899214004.0927.006.753.3713.504.0030.37.000
2018Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB25100.0020200002.0000004000.000.000.000.0018.0000.001.000
2019Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26009.9560600006.11177143102.4615.631.425.684.260.759.95.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs0130.3740400002.7899214003.3727.006.753.3713.504.0030.37.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs107.5680800008.31177147101.8011.881.084.327.561.757.561.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2019-09-06POakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Las Vegas (AAA)26.166Team Roster on 2019-09-06
2019-07-16POakland AthleticsLas Vegas (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Las Vegas (AAA)26.114Team Roster on 2019-07-16
2019-07-15POakland AthleticsLas Vegas (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Las Vegas (AAA)26.113Team Roster on 2019-07-15
2019-07-06POakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Las Vegas (AAA)26.104Team Roster on 2019-07-06
2019-06-26POakland AthleticsLas Vegas (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Las Vegas (AAA)26.094Team Roster on 2019-06-26
2019-06-21POakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Las Vegas (AAA)26.089Team Roster on 2019-06-21
2019-05-12POakland AthleticsLas Vegas (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Las Vegas (AAA)26.049Team Roster on 2019-05-12
2018-08-30POakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Nashville (AAA)25.159Team Roster on 2018-08-30
2018-08-07POakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Nashville (AAA)25.136Team Roster on 2018-08-07
2018-07-13POakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors25.111Team Roster on 2018-07-13
2018-05-10POakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Nashville (AAA)25.047Team Roster on 2018-05-10
2018-04-02POakland AthleticsMidland (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Midland (AA)25.009Team Roster on 2018-04-02
2017-10-04RPOakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list24.194Team Roster on 2017-10-04
2017-04-24RPOakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured24.031Team Roster on 2017-04-24
2017-04-22RPOakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Nashville (AAA)24.029Team Roster on 2017-04-22
2016-10-05RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors23.195Team Roster on 2016-10-05
2016-08-24RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)-ActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Nashville (AAA)23.153Team Roster on 2016-08-24
2016-08-02P Oakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Nashville (AAA)23.131Team Roster on 2016-08-02
2016-07-27P Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)-ActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Nashville (AAA)23.125Team Roster on 2016-07-27
2016-06-05P Oakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Nashville (AAA)23.073Team Roster on 2016-06-05
2016-06-04P Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)-ActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Nashville (AAA)23.072Team Roster on 2016-06-04
2016-05-10P Oakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Nashville (AAA)23.047Team Roster on 2016-05-10
2016-05-09P Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)-ActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Nashville (AAA)23.046Team Roster on 2016-05-09
2016-04-07P Oakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Nashville (AAA)23.014Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2015-12-10P Oakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)-MinorsTradedTraded from White Sox with Zack Erwin to Athletics for Brett Lawrie22.261Team Roster on 2015-12-10
2015-07-25P Chicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Charlotte (AAA)22.123Team Roster on 2015-07-25
2015-04-09P Chicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Birmingham (AA)22.016Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2014-07-19P Chicago White SoxWinston-Salem (A+)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list21.117Team Roster on 2014-07-19
2014-07-12P Chicago White SoxWinston-Salem (A+)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured21.110Team Roster on 2014-07-12
2013-08-16P Chicago White SoxWinston-Salem (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Winston-Salem (A+)20.145Team Roster on 2013-08-16
2013-07-31P Chicago White SoxKannapolis (A)-MinorsTradedTraded from Red Sox to White Sox in 3-team 7-player trade20.129Team Roster on 2013-07-31
2013-04-14P Boston Red SoxGreenville (A)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Greenville (A)20.021Team Roster on 2013-04-14
2012-07-09P Boston Red SoxGulf Coast Red Sox (Rk)-Minors--19.107Team Roster on 2012-07-09
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 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
2012Boston Red Sox-19100,000-------100,000Signing Bonus out of 2012 Draft (13th round - 421st overall)
2016Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll23507,500-77148-3,498,245507,500607,500
* 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