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Laynce NixTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2013 MLB Years: 2003-2013
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Arizona Fall League
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PositionsOF-643, CF-233, LF-224, RF-101, 1b-31, DH-3Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLaynce Michael Nix
Height6-0Weight190BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateOctober 30,1980 [37.172]PlaceHouston,Texas
High SchoolMidland (Midland,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Texas Rangers [Team Picks] in the 4th round (124th overall) of the 2000 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$250,000Signing ScoutsJay EddingsService Time8.033 (2013)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2003-MLB-#85 ... 2003-TEX-#4
MLB DebutJuly 10,2003 [22.253]
OrganizationsTEX [7] MIL [3] CIN [2] PHI [2] WAS [1] Awards5
TBC Player ID6444Retrosheet IDnix-l001MLBAM ID425556
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed44Power74Contact33XBH71RBIs73Runs58Hitting57Durability49Team.517Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2000Gulf Coast RangersGCLRktex-of195119934457122542233722413.226.307.302.6096010230.262.076.201.27810.0016.091.610.8799.5022.22
2001Savannah Sand GnatsSALAtex3of201044075011326885996379421527.278.337.440.77717942452.339.162.260.3338.1920.802.541.7750.8837.17
2001Charlotte RangersFSLA+tex-of2093741131020011300002.297.316.432.74816438.458.135.162.3212.6334.2113.000.000.0036.36
2001Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         11344454124299861963810721529.279.335.439.77419546490.347.160.252.3327.7621.842.821.6355.5037.10
2002Charlotte RangersFSLA+tex3of2113751286146273211101717210560989.285.374.473.84724251599.316.188.359.36412.0217.531.463.5124.3834.93
2003Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex-of22873355295230156392346800664.284.344.487.83116338375.310.203.325.3509.0718.132.004.0022.3340.00
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex2rf-cf225318425471008303095301101.255.289.440.7298118195.315.185.250.3134.6227.185.894.1023.0038.30
2004Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex-of237262710020111000001.269.296.308.6048127.438.039.038.2703.7037.0410.000.000.0014.29
2004Texas RangersALMLBtex17cf2311537158922041446112311321346.248.293.437.73016238400.316.189.251.3095.7528.254.913.5026.5041.30
2005Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex-of2410368121136019600020.333.467.6671.13424545.333.334.556.46620.0013.330.676.6712.0041.67
2005Texas RangersALMLBtex17cf246322928551236322094500233.240.267.397.6649121240.272.157.205.2803.7518.755.002.5038.1738.18
2006Nashville SoundsPCLAAAmil27of2518681628517130041810010.412.452.8241.276561373.488.412.471.5245.4824.664.509.599.7146.43
2006Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex24of25772863977141105541187761312.269.323.430.75312325314.332.161.234.3255.7324.524.283.1828.6032.47
2006Totals for PCL-PCL         9535455105192176841229571322.297.347.506.85317938387.359.209.280.3625.6824.554.324.3920.8236.19
2006Texas RangersALMLBtex17cf259321310040001710100.094.118.125.2434134.188.031.031.1110.0050.000.000.000.0033.33
2006Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil20cf2510352810160001110001.229.250.343.59312236.304.114.114.2580.0030.560.002.7835.0025.00
2006Totals for MLB-MLB         1967311201100002820101.164.186.239.42516370.256.075.075.1860.0040.000.001.4367.0027.27
2007Huntsville StarsSouAAmil-of26411241016001200001.364.417.7271.1448212.375.363.455.4808.3316.672.008.3311.0050.00
2007Nashville SoundsPCLAAAmil30of269534760932012474503110430534.268.329.539.86818745386.308.271.375.3658.0326.943.356.2214.4648.39
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         9935862972112580503210630535.271.332.545.87719547398.310.274.377.3688.0426.633.316.2814.3248.45
2007Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil20cf261012000000000400000.000.000.000.0000012.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2008Nashville SoundsPCLAAAmil30of2710338063108223236053368820238.284.348.539.88720548420.314.255.355.3788.5720.952.445.4816.5244.44
2008Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil20lf271012110000001300000.083.154.083.2371013.111.000.083.1237.6923.083.000.000.000.00
2009Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin17lf281163094274261154601228120435.239.291.476.76714742337.272.237.304.3246.5324.043.684.4520.6056.76
2010Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin17lf2997165164811241801153902045.291.350.455.8057517182.361.164.248.3468.2421.432.602.2041.2535.42
2011Washington NationalsNLMLBwas19,20lf301243243881151164422238210321.250.299.451.75014632351.284.201.272.3246.5523.363.574.5620.2539.51
2012Clearwater ThreshersFSLA+phi-1b31616142014004200001.250.400.563.9639320.231.313.563.41120.0010.000.505.0016.0075.00
2012Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi-lf-1b3128120000001300000.250.333.250.583209.400.000.125.27311.1133.333.000.000.000.00
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         824262014005500001.250.379.458.83711329.278.208.417.36817.2417.241.003.4524.0050.00
2012Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi19lf-rf3170114132810031600124200101.246.315.412.7274713127.357.166.272.3179.4533.073.502.3638.0046.43
2013Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi19rf3281128112340271084400022.180.228.258.486336136.256.078.148.2135.8832.355.501.4764.0026.09
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter758191523546011011692499512253474151825.240.286.417.7037991902063.295.177.243.0005.9125.884.383.3427.7541.30
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter7102668418745152201154795317272627224342742.279.347.481.82812822873000.321.202.317.0009.0720.902.313.8323.2038.52
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter30511251873206276720814599296121101014.284.346.531.8775971361247.328.247.342.0007.9423.742.995.3716.7942.50
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter9837256106250167193368000666.285.343.481.82417941414.319.196.309.0008.7019.322.223.8623.2538.68
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter152565911613242211617177120609812.285.371.473.84426758657.322.188.352.00011.7218.261.563.3525.6836.02
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1044075011326885996379421527.278.337.440.77717942452.339.162.260.0008.1920.802.541.7750.8837.17
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5119934457122542233722413.226.307.302.6096010230.262.076.201.00010.0016.091.610.8799.5022.22
Texas Rangers Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter240816112197437281126141228327710.241.278.414.69233878869.298.173.229.0004.7226.245.563.2229.1439.59
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2134745812237319640237120224710.257.311.468.77922259519.304.211.285.0007.1323.123.243.6624.9548.36
Washington Nationals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1243243881151164422238210321.250.299.451.75014632351.284.201.272.0006.5523.363.574.5620.2539.51
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter151242245114052310208600123.211.270.331.6018019263.303.120.207.0007.6032.704.301.9048.4037.25
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter30593910160011810001.153.180.220.40013261.200.067.085.0001.6429.5118.001.6459.0022.22
Average MLB - Per 162 games16240950982421553212611411345.240.286.417.70317141441.295.177.243.0005.9125.884.383.3427.7541.30
Average Minor - Per 162 games162609951703552610912462143518610.279.347.481.82829365685.321.202.317.0009.0720.902.313.8323.2038.52

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2000Gulf Coast Rangers GCLRktex19OF48--104411109108.9912.25------5194.185.7
2001Savannah Sand Gnats SALAtex20OF103--1921251209204.9761.98------10499.075.7
2001Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex20OF9--16---16161.0001.78------9100.06.6
2002Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex21OF124--25113-255252.9882.03------13790.588.6
2003Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex22OF81--186331192189.9842.33------8793.157.9
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex22RF37252516113-6562.9541.680.25-----5369.822.8
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex22CF211814555---55551.0002.620.38-----5339.613.0
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex22LF542814-2-1614.8752.800.50-----539.43.1
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex22DH1---------------531.90.6
2004Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex23OF7--12---12121.0001.71------7100.05.0
2004Texas RangersALMLBtex23CF11199875222411227226.9962.040.26-----11596.568.5
2004Texas RangersALMLBtex23RF31133---331.0001.000.23-----1152.61.9
2005Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex24OF10--211--22221.0002.20------10100.07.0
2005Texas RangersALMLBtex24CF6160526160321165163.9882.670.31-----6396.837.7
2006Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex25OF68--133321138136.9862.00------7788.347.2
2006Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil25OF15--27---27271.0001.80------1883.310.4
2006Texas RangersALMLBtex25CF9978212-223231.0002.560.29-----9100.05.6
2006Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil25CF997620---20201.0002.220.26-----1090.05.6
2007Huntsville Stars SouAAmil26OF4--5-1-65.8331.25------4100.02.9
2007Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil26OF83--164714172171.9942.06------9587.457.6
2007Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil26CF4-101---111.0000.250.10-----1040.02.5
2007Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil26LF1-1-------------1010.00.6
2008Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil27OF91--171753183178.9731.96------10388.365.0
2008Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil27LF21104---441.0002.000.40-----1020.01.2
2009Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28LF7260558118212121120.9921.670.22-----11662.144.4
2009Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28RF1076314---14141.0001.400.22-----1168.66.2
2009Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28CF53349-1-109.9001.800.26-----1164.33.1
2010Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin29LF5028269522-154541.0001.080.20-----9751.530.9
2010Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin29CF511741-1551.0001.000.29-----975.23.1
2010Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin29RF42205---551.0001.250.25-----974.12.5
2011Washington NationalsNLMLBwas30LF7359504102622110108.9821.480.21-----12458.945.3
2011Washington NationalsNLMLBwas30RF121290201-121211.0001.750.23-----1249.77.5
2011Washington NationalsNLMLBwas301B9647444-548481.0005.331.02-----1247.35.6
2011Washington NationalsNLMLBwas30CF4-8-------------1243.22.5
2012Clearwater Threshers FSLA+phi311B3--211222422.9177.33------650.02.3
2012Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi311B1--6---661.0006.00------250.00.7
2012Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi31LF1--4---441.0004.00------250.00.7
2012Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi31LF1866714---14141.0000.780.21-----7025.711.1
2012Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi311B101072686287674.9747.401.03-----7014.36.2
2012Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi31RF1076413---13131.0001.300.20-----7014.36.2
2012Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi31CF33235-1-65.8331.670.22-----704.31.9
2013Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32RF251916244-1-4544.9781.760.27-----8130.915.4
2013Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi321B811924--224241.0003.001.26-----819.94.9
2013Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32LF22163---331.0001.500.19-----812.51.2
2013Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32CF1-1-------------811.20.6
MLB Totals for CF - 10 season(s)-   CF23320217934971055512507.9902.180.28-----2330.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 8 season(s)-   LF22316014533071055322317.9841.420.22-----2230.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 7 season(s)-   RF10173663160241166162.9761.600.24-----1010.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B271713813610215148146.9865.411.06-----270.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF267--5161888542534.9852.00------2670.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF1--4---441.0004.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--6---661.0006.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF92--203341210206.9812.24------920.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF133--26713-271268.9892.02------1330.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B3--211222422.9177.33------30.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF103--1921251209204.9761.98------1030.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF48--104411109108.9912.25------480.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2000Gulf Coast Rangers GCLRktex19---------48-
2001Savannah Sand Gnats SALAtex20---------103-
2001Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex20---------9-
2002Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex21---------124-
2003Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex22---------81-
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex22------52137-1
2004Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex23---------7-
2004Texas RangersALMLBtex23-------1113--
2005Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex24---------10-
2005Texas RangersALMLBtex24-------61---
2006Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex25---------68-
2006Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil25---------15-
2006Texas RangersALMLBtex25-------9---
2006Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil25-------9---
2007Huntsville Stars SouAAmil26---------4-
2007Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil26---------83-
2007Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil26------14---
2008Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil27---------91-
2008Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil27------2----
2009Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28------72510--
2010Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin29------5054--
2011Washington NationalsNLMLBwas30--9---73412--
2012Clearwater Threshers FSLA+phi31--3--------
2012Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi31--1---1----
2012Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi31--10---18310--
2013Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32--8---2125--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2002Peoria JavelinasArizona Fall LgMinor2110406122015213600000.300.349.425.77417343.333.125.2256.9813.952.002.3340.0025.00
2006Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB251653811203110001600000.208.208.415.62322553.235.207.2080.0030.190.005.6617.6745.45
2007Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB261017540034015500000.235.409.7651.17413322.111.530.76522.7322.731.0013.645.6775.00
2008Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2719367112102003800001.306.359.417.77615339.393.111.1947.6920.512.670.000.0027.27
2009Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB28245161240251151500000.235.304.431.73522656.294.196.2948.9326.793.003.5725.5050.00
2010Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB29224781340410002600100.277.300.617.91729850.237.340.3834.0012.003.008.0011.7561.54
2010Cincinnati RedsDiv SeriesMLB2913100000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2011Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB30213981031150031210102.256.318.462.78018544.333.206.2826.8227.274.002.2739.0050.00
2012Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB31235371130040061410000.208.300.264.56414360.282.056.17010.0023.332.330.000.0027.27
2013Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB32266571320280031610001.200.246.323.56921469.234.123.1694.3523.195.332.9032.5030.77
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs10406122015213600000.300.349.425.77417343.333.125.2256.9813.952.002.3340.0025.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 8 yrs1613615685202154912279230204.235.293.427.72015437393.273.192.2636.8723.413.413.8224.0743.53
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs13100000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00

Awards [5]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2000High School All-American - 2nd Team (OF)1
2002Baseball America Minor League 2nd All-Star Team (OF) ... Florida State League All-Star Team (OF) ... Florida State League Most Valuable Player ... Minor League High-A All-Star Team (OF)4

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2013-08-13rfFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Phillies32.287  
2013-08-06rfPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment32.280Team Roster on 2013-08-06
2012-07-22rfPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL31.265Team Roster on 2012-07-22
2012-07-20LFPhiladelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA) for rehab31.263Team Roster on 2012-07-20
2012-07-12LFPhiladelphia PhilliesClearwater (A+)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Clearwater (A+) for rehab31.255Team Roster on 2012-07-12
2012-05-11CF-RFPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained left calf31.193Team Roster on 2012-05-11
2012-05-07CF-RFPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YActive--31.189Team Roster on 2012-05-07
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-12-08ContractSigned by Phillies 
2011-10-30Free AgentGranted free agency 
2011-02-03ContractSigned by Nationals 
2010-11-09Free AgentGranted free agency 
2010-09-18InjuredActivated from DL 
2010-08-31InjuredDisabled -- Sprained Left Ankle 
2009-12-18ContractSigned by Reds 
2009-09-15InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-08-31InjuredDisabled -- Bulging cervical disc 
2008-12-15ContractSigned by Reds to minor league contract 
2007-05-15InjuredActivated from DL 
2007-03-29InjuredDisabled -- Strained right hamstring 
2006-07-28TradeTraded by Rangers with Kevin Mench, Francisco Cordero and Julian Cordero to Brewers for Carlos Lee and Nelson Cruz 
2005-07-17InjuredDisabled -- sore left shoulder 
2004-07-10InjuredActivated from DL 
2004-06-14InjuredDisabled -- sprained right shoulder 
2000-06-21Contractsigned 
* 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
2000Texas Rangers-19250,000-------250,000Signing Bonus out of 2000 Draft (4th round - 124th overall)
2003Texas RangersTeam Payroll22300,000-70344-2,163,527300,000550,000
2004Texas RangersTeam Payroll23300,000-75543-2,070,100300,000850,000
2005Texas RangersTeam Payroll24300,000-79441-2,189,055300,0001,150,000
2006Texas RangersTeam Payroll25345,260-61628242,365,072327,0001,495,260
2006Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll25345,260-61625242,365,072327,0001,495,260
2007Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll26390,000-64026202,459,737380,0001,885,260
2008Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll27390,000-75336-2,696,252390,0002,275,260
2009Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll28400,000-72428-2,746,792400,0002,675,260
2010Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll29400,000-75728-2,812,412400,0003,075,260
2011Washington NationalsTeam Payroll30700,000-49722452,722,607414,0003,775,260
2012Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll311,150,000-40118562,954,887480,0004,925,260
2013Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll321,350,0008.03340315563,023,990490,0006,275,260
* 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