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Current Status
Free Agent since 2016-03-30 * Definition of FA
High Level
Proper Name
Brian Joseph Bixler
Stat Years
2002-2014  [mlb] 2008-2012
Height/Weight
6-1 / 188
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
SS (804) ... 2B (108) ... 3B (90) ... LF (69) ... CF (60) ... RF (29) ... 1b (2)
Draft Position
SS
Born Date/Place
1982-10-22 in Sandusky, Ohio   [37.096]
Death
High School
Perkins (Sandusky,OH)
Colleges
Eastern Michigan University (Ypsilanti, Michigan)
Draft
Selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates in Round #2 (#52 overall) of the 2004 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Duane Gustavson
MLB Debut
2008-04-06 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.166)
Service Time
1.126 (2011)
Organizations
PIT [7] WAS [2] CLE [1] HOU [1] NYN [1] SDN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 25882 ... retro id: bixlb001 ... mlbam id: 444448
Relations
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    2002Eastern MichiganMACNCAA-1rpi 177319of---Fr5823160741251347176203884301.320.389.584.97326613530.398.264.3337.5214.291.904.917.7740.5
    2003Eastern MichiganMACNCAA-1rpi 90320of---So57230607482929165383971200.322.430.491.92127811319.383.169.35313.6714.031.033.225.5625.7
    2004Eastern MichiganMACNCAA-1rpi 141321ofDR:2-52Jr5924374110183847317354321303.453.519.6501.16928415829.440.197.52312.3215.141.232.830.3826.4
    2004Williamsport CrosscuttersNYPLA-pit1421ss---159228406374021145155121403.276.321.342.6632507811.171.066.3486.0020.403.400.00.0017.5
    2005Hickory CrawdadsSALApit-22ss---212650274141232950211038134113305.281.343.388.73155719534.205.107.3656.8224.063.5355.81.6224.1
    2006Lynchburg HillcatsCaroA+pit1523ss---3732674681162533187355896012.303.402.434.83631711623.303.131.37311.0418.301.6653.41.5828.4
    2006Altoona CurveEastAApit2323ss---360226366813131962165772202.301.363.407.7702539217.195.106.3876.3222.533.5675.31.1925.0
    2007Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit1524ss---4129475771302310551284541311710016.274.368.396.76455618838.286.122.3699.7123.562.4395.00.9029.2
    2008Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit325ss---5863214490857362372710776304.280.346.402.74836412920.255.122.3957.4229.403.9645.91.9222.2
    2008Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1025ssL-S-E-P550108161721021063642021.157.229.194.423120213.102.037.2365.0030.006.000.00.0017.6
    2009Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit326ss---6108403711112389431333512875104.275.343.439.78245117740.275.164.3827.7628.383.6644.82.0036.0
    2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1026ss-2bL-S-E-P6184451050031022600000.227.261.341.60246155.182.114.5564.3556.5213.000.00.0050.0
    2010Columbus ClippersILAAAcle1527ss-3b---764230326413132794204651318.278.345.383.7282598817.213.105.3327.7217.762.3076.71.1626.6
    2010Syracuse ChiefsILAAAwas6273b-ss---7271031235521196392521100.340.400.456.856116478.233.116.4367.7621.552.78103.00.8622.9
    2010Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit6273b-2b---711351601013011100000.171.194.229.4233681.171.058.2502.7830.5611.000.00.0016.7
    2011Syracuse ChiefsILAAAwas628ss-3b---825861727501641163041110.314.439.407.846108356.314.093.46414.8127.781.8886.00.9322.2
    2011Washington NationalsNLMLBwas10,4328lf-3bL-S-E-P8798391712024371904031.205.267.265.53294223.157.060.2667.4520.212.710.00.0017.6
    2012Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAAhou229ss---9752494367121319112275931104.269.346.361.7072819016.237.092.3409.6121.002.1983.01.0723.9
    2012Houston AstrosNLMLBhou1229rf-ssL-S-E-P93688111760273073601000.193.253.330.58396298.250.137.3007.2937.505.1444.02.0847.1
    2013Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAnyn730cf-lf---10101309408016252774268944203.259.323.372.69534511523.207.113.3467.5425.803.4261.81.4528.8
    2014San Antonio MissionsTexAAsdn3731ss---118729530616122276287472014.207.291.254.545332759.146.047.2698.4322.292.64147.50.6014.8
    2014El Paso ChihuahuasPCLAAAsdn2313b---11812120001000500000.167.167.167.3341220.000.000.2860.0041.670.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (4 yrs)1833234161143214932211747052.189.249.269.5183568719.167.080.2896.1832.875.32161.50.5631.1
    National League Totals (4 yrs)1833234161143214932211747052.189.249.269.5183568719.167.080.2896.1832.875.32161.50.5631.1
    Minor League Totals1039374156410261704053375170583471005854321545.274.348.384.73242371435263.232.110.3608.1923.722.9070.61.2525.6
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals174704194258381030123641893120176804.366.448.5771.02582840678.408.211.40611.2314.491.2923.53.6230.2
    Minor: A- Totals59228406374021145155121403.276.321.342.6632507811.171.066.3486.0020.403.400.00.0017.5
    Minor: A Totals12650274141232950211038134113305.281.343.388.73155719534.205.107.3656.8224.063.5355.81.6224.1
    Minor: A+ Totals732674681162533187355896012.303.402.434.83631711623.303.131.37311.0418.301.6653.41.5828.4
    Minor: AA Totals1475216612919254113844131144216.248.322.321.64358516726.167.073.3207.5222.392.98104.20.8520.2
    Minor: AAA Totals6342223338612105303423010428215631492912329.275.351.395.7462528879169.251.120.3688.5024.962.9365.41.3427.6
    Washington Nationals Totals (1 yrs)798391712024371904031.205.267.265.53294223.157.060.2667.4520.212.710.00.0017.6
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (2 yrs)68152212771052086242021.178.238.237.475166368.125.059.3004.8237.357.750.00.0029.6
    Houston Astros Totals (1 yrs)3688111760273073601000.193.253.330.58396298.250.137.3007.2937.505.1444.02.0847.1
    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
    2004Williamsport CrosscuttersNYPLA-21SS5900.0831811644280264.9434.500.0079.7100.01
    2005Hickory CrawdadsSALA22SS12600.01954073367635602.9484.800.0094.0100.01
    2006Lynchburg HillcatsCaroA+23SS7200.01102161333339326.9624.500.0052.298.61
    2006Altoona CurveEastAA23SS5800.0901521331255242.9494.200.0041.796.72
    2007Indianapolis IndiansILAAA242B1600.0354801383831.0005.200.0011.212.42
    2007Indianapolis IndiansILAAA24SS11300.01423271680485469.9674.200.0079.087.61
    2008Indianapolis IndiansILAAA252B1000.014200634341.0003.400.006.911.66
    2008Indianapolis IndiansILAAA25SS7400.099219737325318.9784.300.0051.486.01
    2008Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB25SS3932278.053121828182174.9564.500.6324.178.02
    2009Indianapolis IndiansILAAA262B2700.04359418106102.9623.800.0018.925.02
    2009Indianapolis IndiansILAAA263B200.02501771.0003.500.001.41.98
    2009Indianapolis IndiansILAAA26SS6100.088155637249243.9764.000.0042.756.51
    2009Indianapolis IndiansILAAA26CF1500.0542115756.9823.700.0010.513.94
    2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB262B5330.0412111716.9413.200.533.127.84
    2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB26SS101077.01524234139.9513.900.516.255.65
    2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB26CF101.0000000.0000.000.000.65.65
    2010Columbus ClippersILAAA272B1300.025352106260.9684.600.009.020.34
    2010Indianapolis IndiansILAAA272B400.03500881.0002.000.002.836.46
    2010Syracuse ChiefsILAAA272B100.01300441.0004.000.000.73.79
    2010Columbus ClippersILAAA273B1500.02319114342.9772.800.0010.423.43
    2010Syracuse ChiefsILAAA273B900.0619132625.9622.800.006.333.37
    2010Indianapolis IndiansILAAA273B400.0211111413.9293.300.002.836.47
    2010Columbus ClippersILAAA27SS2900.05677219135133.9854.600.0020.145.33
    2010Syracuse ChiefsILAAA27SS700.01513243028.9334.000.004.925.97
    2010Indianapolis IndiansILAAA27SS100.00400441.0004.000.000.79.15
    2010Indianapolis IndiansILAAA27LF200.04000441.0002.000.001.418.211
    2010Columbus ClippersILAAA27LF200.04000441.0002.000.001.43.112
    2010Syracuse ChiefsILAAA27LF100.01000111.0001.000.000.73.711
    2010Syracuse ChiefsILAAA27CF500.01010011111.0002.200.003.518.56
    2010Columbus ClippersILAAA27CF100.03000331.0003.000.000.71.65
    2010Syracuse ChiefsILAAA27RF300.05100661.0002.000.002.111.19
    2010Columbus ClippersILAAA27RF100.01000111.0001.000.000.71.612
    2011Syracuse ChiefsILAAA282B500.01015142625.9625.000.003.620.06
    2011Syracuse ChiefsILAAA283B800.02400661.0000.800.005.732.05
    2011Syracuse ChiefsILAAA28SS800.012140226261.0003.300.005.732.05
    2011Syracuse ChiefsILAAA28LF700.09000991.0001.300.005.028.07
    2011Syracuse ChiefsILAAA28CF200.01000111.0000.500.001.48.05
    2011WashingtonNLMLB281b203.03001331.0001.501.001.22.57
    2011WashingtonNLMLB283b14348.1310111413.9290.900.278.717.74
    2011WashingtonNLMLB28ss217.01400551.0002.500.711.22.53
    2011WashingtonNLMLB28lf27679.12200022221.0000.800.2816.834.24
    2011WashingtonNLMLB28cf4431.07000771.0001.800.232.55.15
    2011WashingtonNLMLB28rf6114.02100331.0000.500.213.77.66
    2012Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAA292B800.012170329291.0003.600.005.610.75
    2012Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAA293B1200.0121212422.9171.800.008.416.04
    2012Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAA29SS3500.05797528159154.9694.400.0024.546.72
    2012Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAA29LF800.0120101312.9231.500.005.610.76
    2012Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAA29CF800.01720019191.0002.400.005.610.76
    2012Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAA29RF200.0000000.0000.000.001.42.711
    2012HoustonNLMLB292B5441.05160021211.0004.200.513.113.94
    2012HoustonNLMLB293B4115.21501661.0001.500.392.511.18
    2012HoustonNLMLB29SS6443.18110419191.0003.200.443.716.74
    2012HoustonNLMLB29LF3218.04000441.0001.300.221.98.36
    2012HoustonNLMLB29RF9759.01100011111.0001.200.195.625.09
    2013Las Vegas 51sPCLAAA302B1300.022220544441.0003.400.009.012.94
    2013Las Vegas 51sPCLAAA303B1800.0913202422.9171.200.0012.517.84
    2013Las Vegas 51sPCLAAA30SS1700.01931385350.9432.900.0011.816.84
    2013Las Vegas 51sPCLAAA30LF1800.0210102221.9551.200.0012.517.84
    2013Las Vegas 51sPCLAAA30CF2400.05300053531.0002.200.0016.723.83
    2013Las Vegas 51sPCLAAA30RF800.01300013131.0001.600.005.67.96
    2014San Antonio MissionsTexAA31SS8700.01292362153386365.9464.200.0062.1100.01
    2014El Paso ChihuahuasPCLAAA312B100.0460310101.00010.000.000.712.510
    2014El Paso ChihuahuasPCLAAA313B400.01200331.0000.800.002.850.011
    2014El Paso ChihuahuasPCLAAA31LF100.0000000.0000.000.000.712.513
    MLB Totals - (1b)2033001331.0001.501.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (2B)10771928113837.9743.700.520.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3b)18463415122019.9501.100.300.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)5747405771601035247237.9604.200.590.00.00
    MLB Totals - (lf)308972600026261.0000.900.270.00.00
    MLB Totals - (CF)54327000771.0001.400.220.00.00
    MLB Totals - (rf)158731310014141.0000.900.190.00.00
    AAA Totals - (2B)9800169230762406399.9834.100.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)7200469477147140.9521.900.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (SS)345004889374121514661425.9724.100.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (LF)3900510205351.9621.300.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (CF)5500138511144143.9932.600.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (RF)14001910020201.0001.400.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (SS)145002193883484641607.9474.200.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (SS)72001102161333339326.9624.500.000.00.00
    A Totals - (SS)126001954073367635602.9484.800.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (SS)5900831811644280264.9434.500.000.00.00
    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
    2004Minor-----59-----
    2005Minor-----126-----
    2006Minor-----130-----
    2007Minor---16-113-----
    2008MLB-----39-----
    2008Minor---10-74-----
    2009MLB---5-10-1---
    2009Minor---27261-15---
    2010Minor---182837564--
    2011MLB--2-1422746--
    2011Minor---58872---
    2012MLB---5463-9--
    2012Minor---81235882--
    2013Minor---13181718248--
    2014Minor---14871----
    Totals--210890804696029--