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Cole ArmstrongTrack this Player High Level: AAA Status: Free Agent since 2013
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
PositionsC-460, 1B-17Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMinors Leaguers
Proper NameMelville Cole Armstrong
Height6-3Weight210BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 24,1983 [35.089]PlaceSurrey,British Columbia
High SchoolDelphi Academy (Langley,BC)
CollegeChipola College (Marianna,FL), University of Kansas (Lawrence,KS)

DraftedSelected by the Atlanta Braves [Team Picks] in the 16th round (487th overall) of the 2003 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 32nd round (972nd overall) of the 2001 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsAl Goetz
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2009-CHA-#9
OrganizationsCHA [5] ATL [3] MIA [1] ANA [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID37818MLBAM ID454573
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed23Power61Contact56XBH60RBIs65Runs25Hitting49Durability58Team.487Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2002KansasBig12NCAA-1Frc18411271133302200071012202.260.299.331.630425139.265.071.126.2815.047.191.431.4463.5015.15
2003Gulf Coast BravesGCLRkatl-c19917020000001201002.118.167.118.2852019.133.000.059.1385.2610.532.000.000.000.00
2004Danville BravesAppRkatl22c204917430559064600291710336.316.411.471.8828215207.318.155.322.38114.018.210.592.9029.0027.27
2005Rome BravesSALAatl17c21105378338626174202327101705.228.283.357.64013534418.257.129.209.2817.6616.992.221.6754.0039.53
2006Winston-Salem WarthogsCaroA+cha22c22421319315021400173000100.237.322.321.643427149.290.084.214.29211.4120.131.761.3465.5022.58
2006Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-c22825330000002200001.120.185.120.3053027.130.000.080.1517.417.411.000.000.000.00
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         5015612345021400193200101.218.301.288.589457176.260.070.192.27110.8018.181.681.1478.0020.59
2007Winston-Salem WarthogsCaroA+cha3323802853582170123911236923322.288.342.474.81613529316.338.186.267.3517.2821.843.003.8023.7535.37
2007Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha48c232271217601120032012200.239.273.366.63926779.308.127.169.2773.8025.326.671.2771.0041.18
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1023563799230135111268935522.278.328.452.78016136395.332.174.247.3366.5822.533.423.2927.3836.36
2008Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-c2464218275517063101103132113.252.293.413.7069023234.269.161.202.3074.2713.253.102.5636.3341.82
2008Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha39c243513812381202170052720014.275.310.406.7165614145.330.131.167.3123.4518.625.401.3869.0036.84
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         99356399329084801155852127.261.300.410.71014637379.292.149.188.3093.9615.303.872.1144.5039.78
2009Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha34c25692462862130103200125110219.252.287.427.71410523261.278.175.224.3084.6019.544.253.8324.6037.10
2010Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha9c26973153387160843004956004611.276.370.403.77312724368.310.127.283.34113.3215.221.142.1739.3827.59
2011Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAana22c2768190235414093023274712103.284.374.500.8749523221.333.216.353.38212.2221.271.744.0721.1142.59
2012New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAmia9c283782717602800122611001.207.316.354.67029896.278.147.293.30112.5027.082.172.0841.0047.06
2013Wichita WingnutsAmerAssocInd-298127831678084710284841510.241.314.356.6709916316.260.115.219.2998.8615.191.712.5334.7523.88
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter6852270242589141165314372224491212241447.259.326.408.7349272072540.294.149.245.0008.7417.682.022.5634.9235.14
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2096567017145023872356151533217.261.322.434.75628568723.305.173.258.0007.7520.892.703.1828.5239.77
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1916296516239015860164109447715.258.327.391.71824654708.287.133.234.0009.0415.401.702.1241.9333.33
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter12241644113220145311409923422.272.335.425.76017736465.322.153.250.0008.6021.292.483.0129.7131.86
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter105378338626174202327101705.228.283.357.64013534418.257.129.209.0007.6616.992.221.6754.0039.53
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter5819130579064600301911338.298.391.440.8318415226.302.142.298.00013.278.410.632.6531.8326.32
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter8127831678084710284841510.241.314.356.6709916316.260.115.219.0008.8615.191.712.5334.7523.88
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter411271133302200071012202.260.299.331.630425139.265.071.126.0005.047.191.431.4463.5015.15
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625375713933015741253106336311.259.326.408.73421949601.294.149.245.0008.7417.682.022.5634.9235.14

Fielding Statistics

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2003Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl19C6--1911-2120.9523.33-----1966.710.0
2004Danville Braves AppRkatl20C23--165162-183181.9897.87-----44946.934.8
2005Rome Braves SALAatl21C42--237183-258255.9886.07------10540.030.7
2005Rome Braves SALAatl211B11--854389289.9678.09------10510.58.0
2006Winston-Salem Warthogs CaroA+cha22C33--1821621200198.9906.00-----44278.623.9
2006Winston-Salem Warthogs CaroA+cha221B5--324-536361.0007.20------4211.93.6
2006Birmingham Barons SouAAcha22C8--6051-6665.9858.13------8100.05.7
2007Birmingham Barons SouAAcha23C21--1761713194193.9959.19-----12295.515.0
2007Birmingham Barons SouAAcha231B1--1---111.0001.00------224.50.7
2008Birmingham Barons SouAAcha24C59--3702942403399.9906.76-----16492.243.1
2008Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha24C35--2831511299298.9978.51-----835100.024.8
2009Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha25C63--4643454503498.9907.90-541380.626991.344.1
2010Birmingham Barons SouAAcha26C83--5394555589584.9927.04-753170.8109785.659.3
2011Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana27C62--3383975384377.9826.08-502170.466891.243.1
2012New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAmia28C25--1821221196194.9907.76-17385.0-3767.617.9
AAA Totals for C - 4 season(s)-   C185--1267100151113821367.9897.39-1213776.6161850.00.0
AA Totals for C - 4 season(s)-   C171--114596111012521241.9917.26-753170.8121710.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C33--1821621200198.9906.00-----4330.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B5--324-536361.0007.20------50.00.0
A Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C42--237183-258255.9886.07------420.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B11--854389289.9678.09------110.00.0
Rk Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C29--184173-204201.9856.93-----5290.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2003Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl19-6---------
2004Danville Braves AppRkatl20-23---------
2005Rome Braves SALAatl21-4211--------
2006Winston-Salem Warthogs CaroA+cha22-335--------
2006Birmingham Barons SouAAcha22-8---------
2007Birmingham Barons SouAAcha23-211--------
2008Birmingham Barons SouAAcha24-59---------
2008Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha24-35---------
2009Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha25-63---------
2010Birmingham Barons SouAAcha26-83---------
2011Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana27-62---------
2012New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAmia28-25---------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2007Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB23910110001000400101.100.091.100.1911011.143.000.0000.0036.360.000.000.000.00
2008Phoenix Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor24249726315072300112400000.320.389.588.9775712108.364.268.38110.1922.222.186.4813.8638.71
2008Peoria SaguarosArizona Fall LgMinor24249726315072300112400000.320.389.588.9775712108.364.268.38110.1922.222.186.4813.8638.71
2008Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB2458552102000000000.625.6251.1251.750938.625.500.5000.000.000.000.000.0060.00
2009Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB25510120012000300000.200.200.500.7005110.167.300.3000.0030.000.0010.0010.0050.00
2010Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB2669330024000000000.333.3331.0001.333929.143.667.6670.000.000.0022.224.5066.67
2011Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2721000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs481945262100144600224800000.320.389.588.97711424216.364.268.38110.1922.222.186.4813.8638.71
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs273810112139000700101.289.282.632.91424639.276.343.3420.0017.950.007.6912.6754.55

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2015Great Falls VoyagersPioRkMinorcha31Manager743539.4736.53 
2017Birmingham BaronsSouAAMinorcha33Hitting Coach1385385.38437.05Julio Vinas
2018Birmingham BaronsSouAAMinorcha34Hitting Coach1386672.47812.04Julio Vinas
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2004Appalachian League All-Star (C)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-11-18CFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentDeclared free agency29.086  
2012-07-25CMiami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL28.336Team Roster on 2012-07-25
2012-07-16CMiami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured28.327Team Roster on 2012-07-16
2012-07-06CMiami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)-Minors--28.317Team Roster on 2012-07-06
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-01-30ContractSigned by Marlins 
2008-02-27ContractSigned by White Sox (1-year) 
2005-12-08Selected in rule V draft by White Sox 
2003-06-06Contractsigned 
* 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.