Tips Updates
Daily
Players
Teams
Leagues
Draft
Boxscores
Minor Leagues
College
People
Extra Bases
Applications
About

Sam FreemanHigh Level: MLB Current Team: Atlanta Braves MLB Years: 2012-2017
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook

Arizona Fall League

PositionsP-475, RF-1Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameSamuel Douglas Freeman
Height5-11Weight170BatsRightThrowsLeft
Born DateJune 24,1987 [30.246]PlaceHouston,Texas
High SchoolHebron (Carrollton,TX)
CollegeNorth Central Texas College (Gainesville,TX), University of Kansas (Lawrence,KS)

DraftedSelected by the St. Louis Cardinals in the 32nd round (965th overall) of the 2008 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the St. Louis Cardinals in the 24th round (742nd overall) of the 2007 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsJoe AlmarazService Time3.066 (2017)
MLB DebutJune 1,2012 [24.343]
OrganizationsSLN [6] ATL [1] MIL [1] TEX [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID129237Retrosheet IDfrees001MLBAM ID518693
Research ToolsIntersect Player -- Compare Player -- Random Player
About Profile Data

Pitching Stats -- Batting Stats -- Fielding Statistics -- Other Pitching -- Transactions -- Salaries
This player page is available for sponsorship:
Sponsor the Sam Freeman page  -  You can show your support to the The Baseball Cube by sponsoring all of a player's pages for only $10/year.
About Sponsorships Program


Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts63Walks26Hittable59SO/BB36vsPower59Hitting0Durability55Team.511Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2008KansasBig12NCAA-1Jr33S/R21418.531376000031.2453130420202202.0512.791.145.685.681.00.800-
2008Johnson City CardinalsAppRksln-Rel21414.44200200010224.0251712312344001.529.251.114.4412.582.83.800-
2008Palm Beach CardinalsFSLA+sln22Rel21000.0010100002.00000140000.50----4.5018.004.00--
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0414.10210210010226.0251712313384001.448.541.034.4412.992.92.800-
2009Palm Beach CardinalsFSLA+sln14Rel22211.64260260013133.01876013302000.944.91--3.558.182.31.667-
2009Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln-Rel22013.5215015006123.01999614172001.437.432.355.486.651.21.000-
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0222.41410410019256.0371615627474001.145.950.964.347.551.74.500-
2011Palm Beach CardinalsFSLA+sln-Rel24004.0070700209.08540470001.338.00--4.007.001.75--
2011Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln12Rel24223.03520520025359.0532820528523101.378.040.764.257.891.86.500-
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0223.16590590027368.0613324532593101.368.030.664.217.771.84.500-
2012Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln12Rel25131.5615015008117.0125314122000.926.230.522.086.233.00.250-
2012Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln48Rel25222.0827027006030.02577312272001.227.420.893.568.012.25.500-
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0351.89420420014147.2371210416394001.116.990.763.027.362.44.375-
2012St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln61Rel25025.4024024007020.0171312210180011.357.650.904.508.101.80.0004.25
2013Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln12Rel26722.97490490017269.2572523427663001.217.360.523.498.532.44.778-
2013St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln71Rel26102.1913013002012.08330582001.055.84--3.655.841.601.0002.97
2014Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln11Rel27013.5416016008020.02512817264001.5711.070.443.1011.513.71.000-
2014St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln71Rel27202.6144044009038.0341311219353041.398.050.474.508.291.841.0003.79
2015Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtex44Rel28001.1380800208.05110680001.385.63--6.759.001.33--
2015Texas RangersALMLBtex71Rel28003.05540540010038.0311313425400031.467.280.945.879.391.60-4.59
2016Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAmil15Rel29215.2030327004255.0633432428463001.6410.250.654.557.481.64.667-
2016Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil51Rel290012.9170700407.21311112981002.8715.262.3510.579.390.89-7.97
2017Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl26Rel30310.87909004110.05211680001.064.350.875.236.971.33.750-
2017Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl39Rel30202.5558058005060.0481917327592031.257.200.454.058.852.191.0003.34
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter523.42200020000370175.01517267139516880111.407.710.664.858.571.77.7140.86
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter23153.1327532720010513359.03151521262816233725101.327.830.704.038.382.08.605-
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter1473.34139313600415192.01808172138618112001.378.350.603.998.402.10.667-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter362.89820820039599.28442321246817101.307.591.084.157.311.76.333-
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter212.05340340015144.0261210018412001.005.32--3.688.392.28.667-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter414.44200200010224.0251712312344001.529.251.114.4412.582.83.800-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter418.531376000031.2453130420202202.0512.791.145.685.681.00.800-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter323.33810810018070.0592926434615051.327.550.514.357.811.79.600-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter202.5558058005060.0481917327592031.257.200.454.058.852.191.000-
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter003.05540540010038.0311313425400031.467.280.945.879.391.60--
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0012.9170700407.21311112981002.8715.262.3510.579.390.89--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings623.42250025000460220.0188908416119210100141.407.710.664.858.571.77.7500.86
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1493.13167216500648220.01919277179820515101.327.830.704.038.382.08.609-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2011Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln12p24251000000001000000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.34750.000.000.000.000.000.00
2013Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln12p26295120000000101000.400.400.400.800206.500.000.000.3550.0016.670.000.000.000.00
2016Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAmil15p29205110000000200000.200.200.200.400105.333.000.000.1760.0040.000.000.000.000.00
2017Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl39p30542000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter742000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter7411230000001301000.273.333.273.6063013.375.000.091.0007.6923.083.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter4910230000000301000.300.300.300.6003011.429.000.000.0000.0027.270.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter251000000001000000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.00050.000.000.000.000.000.00
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter542000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624000000000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16224470000002702000.273.333.273.6067028.375.000.091.0007.6923.083.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2008Johnson City Cardinals AppRksln21P20--121143.7500.15------20100.030.3
2008Palm Beach Cardinals FSLA+sln21P1---------------1100.00.7
2009Palm Beach Cardinals FSLA+sln22P26--27--991.0000.35------26100.018.8
2009Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln22P15--25-2771.0000.47------15100.010.7
2011Palm Beach Cardinals FSLA+sln24P7--12--331.0000.43------7100.05.1
2011Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln24P52--63--991.0000.17------52100.037.1
2012Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln25P15--311-54.8000.27------15100.010.9
2012Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln25P27--23--551.0000.19------27100.018.8
2012St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25P24-20-31-43.7500.130.151-100.0-24100.014.8
2013Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln26P49--129312421.8750.43------49100.034.0
2013St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26P13-12-31-43.7500.230.25-----13100.08.0
2014Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln27P16--241-76.8570.38------16100.011.2
2014St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27P44-3849--13131.0000.300.341150.0-44100.027.2
2015Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex28P8---1--111.0000.13------8100.05.6
2015Texas RangersALMLBtex28P54-3815--661.0000.110.163175.0-54100.033.3
2016Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAmil29RF1---------------303.30.7
2016Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAmil29P30---10121110.9090.33------30100.021.7
2016Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil29P7-7-11-21.5000.140.14-----7100.04.3
2017Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl30P9---2--221.0000.22------9100.06.3
2017Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl30P58-6026-1881.0000.140.132-100.0-58100.035.8
MLB Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P200-175727313734.9190.170.197277.8-2000.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P139--1629535045.9000.32------1390.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF1---------------10.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P82--119122120.9520.24------820.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P34--39--12121.0000.35------340.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P20--121143.7500.15------200.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2008Johnson City Cardinals AppRksln2120----------
2008Palm Beach Cardinals FSLA+sln211----------
2009Palm Beach Cardinals FSLA+sln2226----------
2009Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln2215----------
2011Palm Beach Cardinals FSLA+sln247----------
2011Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln2452----------
2012Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln2515----------
2012Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln2527----------
2012St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2524----------
2013Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln2649----------
2013St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2613----------
2014Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln2716----------
2014St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2744----------
2015Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex288----------
2015Texas RangersALMLBtex2854----------
2016Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAmil2930-------1--
2016Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil297----------
2017Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl309----------
2017Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl3058----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2012Surprise SaguarosArizona Fall LgMinor25003.8670700507.01163018001.7114.140.001.2910.298.007.71.000
2012St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB250010.1230300002.2533041004.0916.870.0013.503.370.2510.12.000
2013St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB260027.0020200001.1344020004.5520.250.0013.500.000.0027.00.000
2014St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB27002.8470700106.1622047001.648.530.005.689.951.752.84.000
2014St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB2700null10100000.0000020000----------0.00null.000
2015Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB28009.0080800107.01497054302.7118.000.006.435.140.8011.57.000
2016Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB29005.6860600116.1844061102.3011.370.008.531.420.175.68.000
2017Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB300154.0020200001.0666021008.0054.000.0018.009.000.5054.00.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs003.8670700507.01163018001.7114.140.001.2910.298.007.71.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 6 yrs019.4928028003124.742282602314402.6415.320.008.395.110.6110.22.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs00null10100000.000002000----------0.00null.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2018-01-11RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($1.075m) [Avoids arbitration]Team Roster on 2018-01-11
2017-05-04RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minorsTeam Roster on 2017-05-04
2017-04-06RPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA)Team Roster on 2017-04-06
2016-10-20RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League ContractTeam Roster on 2016-10-20
2016-10-02RPFree Agent -Free Agent--Refused minor league assignment, declared free agent  
2016-05-19RPMilwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Colorado Springs (AAA)Team Roster on 2016-05-19
2016-05-11RPMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minorsTeam Roster on 2016-05-11
2016-05-10RPMilwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Colorado Springs (AAA)Team Roster on 2016-05-10
2016-05-04RPMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for AssignmentTeam Roster on 2016-05-04
2016-04-05RPMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Rangers to Brewers for cashTeam Roster on 2016-04-05
2015-05-14RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minorsTeam Roster on 2015-05-14
2015-04-17RPTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)Team Roster on 2015-04-17
2015-04-16RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minorsTeam Roster on 2015-04-16
2015-04-05RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for AssignmentTeam Roster on 2015-04-05
2015-03-29RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Cardinals to Rangers for future considerationsTeam Roster on 2015-03-29
2014-05-24RPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Memphis (AAA)Team Roster on 2014-05-24
2014-05-20RPSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Memphis (AAA)Team Roster on 2014-05-20
2014-05-13RPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Memphis (AAA)Team Roster on 2014-05-13
2014-04-12RPSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Memphis (AAA)Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2014-03-23RPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to minorsTeam Roster on 2014-03-23
2013-08-30RPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Memphis (AAA)Team Roster on 2013-08-30
2013-08-17RPSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Memphis (AAA)Team Roster on 2013-08-17
2013-08-08RPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Memphis (AAA)Team Roster on 2013-08-08
2013-03-26RPSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Memphis (AAA)Team Roster on 2013-03-26
2012-09-01RPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Memphis (AAA)Team Roster on 2012-09-01
2012-06-30RPSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Memphis (AAA)Team Roster on 2012-06-30
2012-06-01RPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Memphis (AAA)Team Roster on 2012-06-01
2012-05-25PSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YMinors--Team Roster on 2012-05-25
* 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
2012St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll25480,000-76038-2,954,887480,000480,000
2013St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll26490,000-77531-3,021,531490,000970,000
2014St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll27500,000-79436-3,256,497500,0001,470,000
2015Texas RangersTeam Payroll28507,5002.0578444-3,571,283507,5001,977,500
2016Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll29520,7002.08760013343,498,245507,5002,498,200
2017Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll30535,000-85033-3,582,271535,0003,033,2002016-10-20 - Signed to Minor League Contract
* 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