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Sean DoolittleTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Washington Nationals MLB Years: 2012-2018
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Drafted
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-385, 1B-172, OF-25, RF-24Position when Drafted1B/PPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameSean Robert Doolittle
Height6-3Weight190BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateSeptember 26,1986 [32.054]PlaceRapid City,South Dakota
High SchoolShawnee (Medford,NJ)
CollegeUniversity of Virginia (Charlottesville,VA)

DraftedSelected by the Oakland Athletics [Team Picks] in the 1st round (41st overall) of the 2007 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Atlanta Braves [Team Picks] in the 39th round (1181st overall) of the 2004 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$742,500Signing ScoutsNeil AventService Time5.122 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2010-OAK-#10
MLB DebutJune 5,2012 [25.252]
OrganizationsOAK [10] WAS [2] Awards4
TBC Player ID46067Retrosheet IDdools001MLBAM ID448281
RelationshipsBrother of Ryan Doolittle
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (87.27%) -- Curveball (6.84%) -- Splitter (2.29%) -- Changeup (1.46%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (1.18%) -- Slider (0.95%)
Fastball Velocity [2018] - 93.80 - [2017] - 94.69 - [2016] - 94.72 - [2015] - 92.55 - [2014] - 94.00 - [2013] - 94.13 - [2012] - 93.54
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Player Notes:   Member of the 2005-2006 United States National Baseball team ... Inducted into the University of Virginia Baseball Hall of Fame in 2018
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts75Walks77Hittable75SO/BB82vsPower75Hitting0Durability44Team.516Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2005VirginiaACCNCAA-1Fr21Rel18321.6422121000249.031109216660000.955.660.362.9212.044.13.600-
2006VirginiaACCNCAA-1So21S/R191122.3818153000190.26429245211082100.946.350.502.0810.725.14.846-
2007VirginiaACCNCAA-1Jr21ST20832.4016142000082.0762822221694001.188.310.222.307.543.29.727-
2011Arizona AthleticsArizRkoak32Rel24009.0010100001.00110120001.00----9.0018.002.00--
2012Stockton PortsCalifA+oak-Rel25000.87606000010.052102210000.684.35--1.7418.2910.50--
2012Midland RockHoundsTexAAoak-Rel25000.82808004111.022104190000.551.64--3.2715.554.75--
2012Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak20Rel25000.0020200103.21000180000.552.45--2.4519.648.00--
2012Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0000.7216016005124.184207480000.602.88--2.5217.286.86-0.10
2012Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak62Rel25213.0444044007147.0401816311600001.087.610.572.0911.415.45.6672.08
2013Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak62Rel26553.13700700011269.0532424413602000.966.910.521.707.834.62.5002.63
2014Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak62R/CL27242.736106100402262.238191958890000.735.460.721.1512.7811.13.3331.71
2015Stockton PortsCalifA+oak13Rel280112.0030300003.05442020001.6715.006.00--6.000.00.000-
2015Midland RockHoundsTexAAoak50Rel28000.0010100001.01000000001.009.00------0.00--
2015Nashville SoundsPCLAAAoak27Rel28003.0060600106.032220130000.504.503.00--19.500.00--
2015Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0015.4010010001010.096640150000.908.103.60--13.500.00.0005.33
2015Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak62Rel28103.9512012007413.2126615150001.247.900.663.299.883.001.0002.99
2016Nashville SoundsPCLAAAoak32Rel29001.5060600006.041111100000.836.001.501.5015.0010.00--
2016Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak62Rel29233.23440440013439.033141468451001.057.621.381.8510.385.63.4003.45
2017Stockton PortsCalifA+oak0Rel30000.0020200002.0000003000--------13.500.00--
2017Nashville SoundsPCLAAAoak22Rel30000.0010100001.0000002000--------18.000.00--
2017Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0000.0030300003.0000005000--------15.000.00--0.18
2017Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak62Rel30103.3823023006321.0128832311000.665.061.270.8413.0815.501.0002.36
2017Washington NationalsNLMLBwas62R/CL30102.403003000282130.02210828312001.006.600.602.409.303.881.0002.76
2018Washington NationalsNLMLBwas62R/CL31331.604304300352545.0218836601000.604.200.601.2012.0010.00.500-1.40
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter17162.8332703270014782326.023110710327613917000.896.340.741.6710.736.41.515-0.76
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter012.0036036006144.121121059800000.674.201.001.8016.008.89.000-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter001.6215015002016.283332330000.604.321.621.0817.8216.50--
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter000.75909004112.032104190000.582.25--3.0014.254.75--
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter012.9311011000015.0106522260000.785.871.171.1715.2613.00.000-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter009.0010100001.00110120001.00----9.0018.002.00--
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2272.235630260003221.017167559582436101.036.920.362.359.844.19.759-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter13133.092540254008436251.0188898722473004000.936.690.781.6710.676.38.500-
Washington Nationals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter431.927307300634675.0431816514913000.765.160.601.6810.926.50.571-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11112.832190219009955220.0155726918412625000.896.340.741.6710.736.41.500-0.76
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings052.00176017600295220.0103594924443910000.674.201.001.8016.008.89.000-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2005VirginiaACCNCAA-1Fr21p18602243670121115774252850205.313.391.522.91311724256.316.209.335.3949.7710.941.124.3020.3634.29
2006VirginiaACCNCAA-1So21p19622164970151457235428599013.324.454.458.9129920293.342.134.380.40318.439.560.521.3754.0028.57
2007VirginiaACCNCAA-1Jr21p2059226416814175354462143505.301.420.465.88510522284.300.164.372.39116.207.390.462.4632.2932.35
2007Vancouver CanadiansNwstA-oak191b20134661330040091020001.283.421.348.76916357.361.065.261.36115.7917.541.110.000.0023.08
2007Kane County CougarsMidwAoak-1b2055193234510042910244020304.233.320.347.6676714222.270.114.244.30110.8118.021.671.8048.2531.11
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         68239295813043310335040305.243.341.347.6888317279.287.104.247.31311.8317.921.521.4359.7529.31
2008Stockton PortsCalifA+oak-1b218633464102253186173469900479.305.385.560.94518746384.380.255.404.39911.9825.782.154.6918.5645.10
2008Midland RockHoundsTexAAoak311b2151201255115043011175400101.254.311.388.6997819219.326.134.219.3097.7624.663.181.8350.2537.25
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1375358915340322918463153005710.286.358.495.85326565603.359.209.335.36610.4525.372.433.6524.3242.48
2009Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak21rf222810517285141401152310011.267.364.448.8124710121.308.181.314.35612.4019.011.533.3126.2535.71
2014Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak62p27621000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1631000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2338791352395843013895111226508816.272.354.449.803395921003.331.177.308.00011.0722.532.042.9929.3038.49
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2810517285141401152310011.267.364.448.8124710121.308.181.314.00012.4019.011.533.3126.2535.71
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter51201255115043011175400101.254.311.388.6997819219.326.134.219.0007.7624.663.181.8350.2537.25
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter8633464102253186173469900479.305.385.560.94518746384.380.255.404.00011.9825.782.154.6918.5645.10
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter55193234510042910244020304.233.320.347.6676714222.270.114.244.00010.8118.021.671.8048.2531.11
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter134661330040091020001.283.421.348.76916357.361.065.261.00015.7917.541.110.000.0023.08
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter18166612620841322167141112577141216023.312.423.482.90532166833.319.170.362.00015.019.240.622.6430.2731.73
Oakland Athletics Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1361000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1621000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1626119416640321966377157306611.272.354.449.80327564697.331.177.308.00011.0722.532.042.9929.3038.49

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2005Jamestown Jammers NYPLA-flo18P22--53--881.0000.36------220.029.3
2007Vancouver Canadians NwstA-oak201B12--11811111130129.99210.75------1392.316.0
2007Kane County Cougars MidwAoak201B50--38249336434431.9938.62------5590.936.0
2008Stockton Ports CalifA+oak211B65--53442446580576.9938.86------8675.646.4
2008Stockton Ports CalifA+oak21OF14--19---19191.0001.36------8616.310.0
2008Midland RockHounds TexAAoak211B42--35040538395390.9879.29------5182.430.0
2008Midland RockHounds TexAAoak21OF11--2412-2725.9262.27------5121.67.9
2009Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak22RF24--333--36361.0001.50------2885.716.8
2009Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak221B3--193-222221.0007.33------2810.72.1
2011Arizona Athletics ArizRkoak24P1---------------1100.01.8
2012Stockton Ports CalifA+oak25P6---1--111.0000.17------6100.04.3
2012Midland RockHounds TexAAoak25P8--21--331.0000.38------8100.05.8
2012Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak25P2---------------2100.01.4
2012Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25P44-47-42-64.6670.090.095183.3-44100.033.3
2013Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26P70-6916--771.0000.100.106366.7-70100.043.2
2014Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27P61-6214--551.0000.080.086185.7-6298.437.7
2015Stockton Ports CalifA+oak28P3---------------3100.02.1
2015Midland RockHounds TexAAoak28P1---------------1100.00.7
2015Nashville Sounds PCLAAAoak28P6---------------6100.04.2
2015Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28P12-13-1-1111.0000.080.081-100.0-12100.07.4
2016Nashville Sounds PCLAAAoak29P6--1---111.0000.17------6100.04.2
2016Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29P44-39-6--661.0000.140.15-10.0-44100.027.2
2017Stockton Ports CalifA+oak30P2---------------2100.01.4
2017Nashville Sounds PCLAAAoak30P1---------------1100.00.7
2017Washington NationalsNLMLBwas30P30-30-1--111.0000.030.03-----30100.018.5
2017Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak30P23-2111--221.0000.090.103-100.0-23100.014.2
2018Washington NationalsNLMLBwas31P43-4543-1771.0000.160.164266.7-43100.026.9
MLB Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P327-326726223533.9430.100.1025875.8-3270.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF24--333--36361.0001.50------240.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P15--1---111.0000.07------150.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B3--193-222221.0007.33------30.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B42--35040538395390.9879.29------420.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF11--2412-2725.9262.27------110.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P9--21--331.0000.33------90.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B65--53442446580576.9938.86------650.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF14--19---19191.0001.36------140.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P11---1--111.0000.09------110.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B50--38249336434431.9938.62------500.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P22--53--881.0000.36------220.00.0
A- Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B12--11811111130129.99210.75------120.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2005Jamestown Jammers NYPLA-flo1822----------
2007Vancouver Canadians NwstA-oak20--12--------
2007Kane County Cougars MidwAoak20--50--------
2008Stockton Ports CalifA+oak21--65------14-
2008Midland RockHounds TexAAoak21--42------11-
2009Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak22--3-----24--
2011Arizona Athletics ArizRkoak241----------
2012Stockton Ports CalifA+oak256----------
2012Midland RockHounds TexAAoak258----------
2012Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak252----------
2012Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2544----------
2013Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2670----------
2014Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2761----------
2015Stockton Ports CalifA+oak283----------
2015Midland RockHounds TexAAoak281----------
2015Nashville Sounds PCLAAAoak286----------
2015Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2812----------
2016Nashville Sounds PCLAAAoak296----------
2016Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2944----------
2017Stockton Ports CalifA+oak302----------
2017Nashville Sounds PCLAAAoak301----------
2017Washington NationalsNLMLBwas3030----------
2017Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3023----------
2018Washington NationalsNLMLBwas3143----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2012Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB25000.0020200001.1100013001.826.750.006.7520.253.000.00.000
2012Oakland AthleticsDiv SeriesMLB25003.3730300002.25310050002.2716.870.000.0016.87010.12.000
2013Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26202.3580800007.26221110000.977.041.171.1711.7410.002.351.000
2013Oakland AthleticsDiv SeriesMLB26014.1540400104.13221260001.226.232.084.1512.463.004.15.000
2014Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB27113.2490900008.1733216000.997.562.161.086.486.003.24.500
2016Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB29006.4370700007.01055118001.5712.861.291.2910.298.006.43.000
2017Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB30017.1170700006.1755127101.489.951.422.849.953.507.11.000
2017Washington NationalsDiv SeriesMLB30000.0030300313.01000040000.333.000.000.0012.0000.00.000
2018Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB31000.0090900109.07000110100.897.000.001.0010.0010.000.00.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 6 yrs323.4042042001039.73815155744201.138.621.131.599.986.293.40.600
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 3 yrs012.7010010004110.09531215001.108.100.901.8013.507.504.50.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2005Harwich MarinersCape Cod LeagueCollege18518250000000300000.278.278.278.5565018.333.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
2008Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2133210001001000000.333.500.333.833104.333.000.33325.000.000.000.000.000.00
2009Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB22192961140211303510100.379.441.7241.16521634.391.345.5528.8214.711.675.8814.5054.55
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs518250000000300000.278.278.278.5565018.333.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs253281240212304510100.375.447.6881.13522638.385.313.53110.5313.161.255.2616.0050.00

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
20051st Team College Freshman All-American (1B)1
20062nd Team College All-American (Utility) ... Atlantic Coast Conference All-Conference (SP) ... Atlantic Coast Conference Player of the Year3

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-09-07RPWashington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL31.346Team Roster on 2018-09-07
2018-07-10RPWashington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Left big toe inflammation31.287Team Roster on 2018-07-10
2017-07-15RPWashington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Athletics with Ryan Madson to Nationals for Blake Treinen, Jesus Luzardo and Sheldon Neuse30.292Team Roster on 2017-07-15
2017-06-10RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL30.257Team Roster on 2017-06-10
2017-06-02RPOakland AthleticsStockton (A+)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Stockton (A+) for rehab30.249Team Roster on 2017-06-02
2017-05-03RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Strained left shoulder30.219Team Roster on 2017-05-03
2016-09-02RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL29.341Team Roster on 2016-09-02
2016-08-23RPOakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Nashville (AAA) for rehab29.331Team Roster on 2016-08-23
2016-07-01RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained left shoulder29.278Team Roster on 2016-07-01
2015-08-23RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL28.331Team Roster on 2015-08-23
2015-06-13RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL28.260Team Roster on 2015-06-13
2015-05-31RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Left shoulder strain28.247Team Roster on 2015-05-31
2015-05-27RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL28.243Team Roster on 2015-05-27
2015-05-17RPOakland AthleticsStockton (A+)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Stockton (A+) for rehab28.233Team Roster on 2015-05-17
2015-04-05RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Torn left rotator cuff28.191Team Roster on 2015-04-05
2014-09-12RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL27.351Team Roster on 2014-09-12
2014-08-24RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained right intercostal muscle27.332Team Roster on 2014-08-24
2014-04-18RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 5-year contract for 2014-2018 ($10.5m) Option years for 2019-202027.204Team Roster on 2014-04-18
2014-04-18RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveContractSigned ( 2014-2018; Opt 2019-2020)(five-year contract extension)27.204Team Roster on 2014-04-18
2012-06-04RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Sacramento (AAA)25.251Team Roster on 2012-06-04
2012-05-25POakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YMinors--25.241Team Roster on 2012-05-25
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2007-06-18ContractSigned by Athletics 
* 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
2007Oakland Athletics-20742,500-------742,500Signing Bonus out of 2007 Draft (1st round - 41st overall)
2012Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll25480,000-76036-2,954,887480,0001,222,500
2013Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll26492,500-71627213,023,990490,0001,715,000
2014Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll27505,000-68428243,256,497500,0002,220,0002014-04-18 - Signed ( 2014-2018; Opt 2019-2020)(five-year contract extension)
2014-04-18 - Signed to 5-year contract for 2014-2018 ($10.5m) Option years for 2019-2020
2015Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll28780,0003.12251217443,571,283507,5003,000,000
2016Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll291,550,0004.12240712553,498,245507,5004,550,000
2017Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll302,600,0005.12235912613,651,709535,0007,150,000
2017Washington NationalsTeam Payroll302,600,0005.12235919613,651,709535,0007,150,000
2018Washington NationalsTeam Payroll314,350,000-23713714,360,045545,00011,500,000
* 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