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Eric FryerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: MLB Years: 2011-2017
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PositionsC-542, LF-71, OF-55, RF-17, DH-3, 1B-1Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameEric Joseph Fryer
Height6-2Weight215BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 26,1985 [32.242]PlaceReynoldsburg,Ohio
High SchoolReynoldsburg (Reynoldsburg,OH)
CollegeOhio State University (Columbus,OH)

DraftedSelected by the Milwaukee Brewers [Team Picks] in the 10th round (311st overall) of the 2007 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$67,500Signing ScoutsMike FarrellService Time2.108 (2016)
MLB DebutJune 26,2011 [25.304]
OrganizationsPIT [5] MIN [3] MIL [2] SLN [2] NYA [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID56100Retrosheet IDfryee001MLBAM ID518700
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed51Power39Contact52XBH41RBIs40Runs49Hitting52Durability32Team.522Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2005Ohio StateBig10NCAA-1Fr33c195316431536122451182523105.323.395.409.804679188.370.086.220.3599.5713.301.391.0682.0016.98
2006Ohio StateBig10NCAA-1So33c2058212467814455252242656108.368.442.542.98411523248.401.174.302.4269.6810.481.082.0242.4029.49
2007Ohio StateBig10NCAA-1Jr33c2161230417416235031333442106.322.414.448.86210321270.366.126.278.38512.2212.591.031.1176.6728.38
2007Helena BrewersPioRkmil-c214313925297031943142821105.209.288.324.6124510157.239.115.223.2778.9217.832.001.9146.3334.48
2008West Virginia PowerSALAmil50of-c22104385761292651063153437460313.335.407.506.91319541437.391.171.314.3999.8416.931.722.2938.5031.78
2009Lynchburg HillcatsCaroA+pit34c2347157223811031400222571016.242.360.369.7295814187.271.127.268.33211.7613.371.141.6052.3336.84
2009Tampa YankeesFSLA+nya33lf235922434561122241152743202011.250.333.344.6777715255.298.094.241.30710.5916.861.590.78112.0026.79
2009Totals for A+-A+         10638156942225381154968912117.247.345.354.69913529442.287.107.252.31811.0915.381.391.1376.2030.85
2010Gulf Coast PiratesGCLRkpit-c2437110000105000003.143.500.143.6431012.143.000.857.36741.670.000.000.000.000.00
2010Bradenton MaraudersFSLA+pit50c24832875386165848101376482306.300.391.474.86513629337.358.174.334.38110.9818.991.732.3735.8833.72
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         862945487165848111426482309.296.395.466.86113729349.351.170.347.38112.0318.341.522.2936.7533.33
2011Altoona CurveEastAApit25c-rf253711324394251610162113102.345.427.549.9766211134.386.204.354.42411.9415.671.313.7322.6028.21
2011Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit16c253811816245121130213022002.203.333.314.647378143.256.111.314.30114.6920.981.431.4059.0033.33
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         7523140639372740375135104.273.379.429.8089919277.322.156.333.36013.3618.411.382.5333.0030.16
2011Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit69c251026570000113700010.269.345.269.6147029.368.000.115.27210.3424.142.330.000.000.00
2012Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit50c266516214337001010103821105.204.257.247.504407176.264.043.111.2295.6821.593.800.000.0021.21
2012Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit10rf-lf2664010000001100000.250.400.250.650105.333.000.250.31520.0020.001.000.000.000.00
2013Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin19c2765200324311253180354741304.215.339.365.7047318243.252.150.365.31814.4019.341.342.0640.0041.86
2013Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin54c27613251014003300001.385.500.6921.1929216.444.307.538.50718.7518.751.006.2513.0040.00
2014Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin25c283611112287101150122901102.252.323.333.656378125.337.081.234.2969.6023.202.420.000.0028.57
2014Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26c282875111640151051510000.213.272.307.57923581.254.094.173.2626.1718.523.001.2375.0031.25
2015Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin22c296722228657121912254710003.293.367.360.7278010248.364.067.176.32610.0818.951.880.81111.0015.38
2015Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26c2915222520020051100000.227.370.318.6887227.455.091.318.31818.5240.742.200.000.0040.00
2016St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln59c3024387142005013700000.368.415.421.83616241.452.053.105.3687.3217.072.330.000.0014.29
2016Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24c3036781217210802101802201.218.300.269.56921392.274.051.154.25810.8719.571.800.000.0017.65
2009Totals for NL-NL         6011619314101303132502201.267.336.319.655375133.333.052.138.2989.7718.801.920.000.0016.13
2017St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln41c313471711300300111810003.155.277.197.47414383.208.042.197.23013.2521.691.640.000.0027.27
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter159327467614122724418022215.232.320.300.6209817374.300.068.187.00010.9621.391.950.53163.5022.37
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter647212533757111219402666014267446351215252.269.357.396.7538411712454.321.127.274.00010.8818.171.671.6353.1329.95
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter271813102193375982182103191955016.237.328.328.65626751935.298.091.237.00011.0220.431.850.9690.3326.42
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3711324394251610162113102.345.427.549.9766211134.386.204.354.00011.9415.671.313.7322.6028.21
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1896681091803871386216861321735123.269.365.406.77127158779.316.137.287.00011.0416.941.531.6751.3832.22
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter104385761292651063153437460313.335.407.506.91319541437.391.171.314.0009.8416.931.722.2938.5031.78
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter4614626307031953192821108.205.304.315.6194610169.233.110.253.00011.2416.571.471.7848.6733.33
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter17260611820536710126134758511113019.338.419.470.88928553706.379.132.271.00010.6212.041.131.4260.6025.85
Minnesota Twins Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter4911015267021110132910001.236.323.355.678399124.304.119.245.00010.4823.392.231.6155.0034.62
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter581091425500801142510003.229.323.275.598305124.298.046.165.00011.2920.161.790.000.0020.00
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter521081725210813142602211.231.315.269.584293126.298.038.148.00011.1120.631.860.000.0012.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162333477714122824428222215.232.320.300.62010017381.300.068.187.00010.9621.391.950.53163.5022.37
Average Minor - Per 162 games16253284143285106715467112934113.269.357.396.75321143614.321.127.274.00010.8818.171.671.6353.1329.95

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2007Helena Brewers PioRkmil21C33--228215-254249.9807.55-----44376.743.4
2008West Virginia Power SALAmil22OF55--783138281.9881.47------10452.939.6
2008West Virginia Power SALAmil22C39--27631124319307.9627.87-----510437.528.1
2008West Virginia Power SALAmil221B1--9-1-109.9009.00------1041.00.7
2009Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya23LF55--7934-8682.9531.49------5993.241.4
2009Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+pit23C37--2273434264261.9897.05-341964.234778.726.6
2009Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya23C5--18---18181.0003.60-2250.01598.53.8
2009Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya23RF1--21-1331.0003.00------591.70.8
2010Gulf Coast Pirates GCLRkpit24C2--51--661.0003.00-1150.0-366.73.4
2010Bradenton Marauders FSLA+pit24C52--3633162400394.9857.58-392362.9128362.737.7
2011Altoona Curve EastAApit25C16--828219290.9785.63-11378.6-3743.211.3
2011Altoona Curve EastAApit25RF11--142--16161.0001.45------3729.77.8
2011Altoona Curve EastAApit25LF3--1---111.0000.33------378.12.1
2011Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit25C33--2401832261258.9897.82-251071.413886.822.9
2011Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit25LF3--6---661.0002.00------387.92.1
2011Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25C87614251-4847.9795.880.777370.0-1080.04.9
2012Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit26C40--2741521291289.9937.23-35489.726561.527.8
2012Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit26LF9--7---771.0000.78------6513.86.3
2012Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit26RF4---------------656.22.8
2012Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26RF1---------------616.70.6
2012Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26LF1-1-------------616.70.6
2013Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin27C61--4362533464461.9947.56-191261.3106593.842.4
2013Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27C5440282--30301.0006.000.753260.0-683.33.1
2013Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27DH1---------------616.70.6
2014Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin28C32--2621712280279.9968.72-9756.323688.922.2
2014Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28C2422190152611159158.9946.580.8316194.112885.714.8
2014Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28DH2---------------287.11.2
2015Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin29C60--4502633479476.9947.93-181456.336789.641.7
2015Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29C1576952-115352.9813.470.752-100.0-15100.09.3
2016Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30C32232212111031224221.9876.911.0019386.433688.919.9
2016St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30C22885639--72721.0003.270.852433.3-2491.713.6
2017St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31C26151621415-11461461.0005.620.905362.513476.516.0
MLB Totals for C - 6 season(s)-   C132868286893764732726.9925.500.88541677.151320.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH3---------------30.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF1---------------10.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF1-1-------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 5 season(s)-   C226--1662101121117751763.9937.80-1064769.3182260.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF12--13---13131.0001.08------120.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF4---------------40.00.0
AA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C16--828219290.9785.63-11378.6-160.00.0
AA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF11--142--16161.0001.45------110.00.0
AA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF3--1---111.0000.33------30.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C94--6086596682673.9877.16-754463.016940.00.0
A+ Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF55--7934-8682.9531.49------550.00.0
A+ Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF1--21-1331.0003.00------10.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF55--783138281.9881.47------550.00.0
A Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C39--27631124319307.9627.87-----5390.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--9-1-109.9009.00------10.00.0
Rk Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C35--233225-260255.9817.29-1150.04350.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2007Helena Brewers PioRkmil21-33---------
2008West Virginia Power SALAmil22-391------55-
2009Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya23-5----55-1--
2009Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+pit23-37---------
2010Gulf Coast Pirates GCLRkpit24-2---------
2010Bradenton Marauders FSLA+pit24-52---------
2011Altoona Curve EastAApit25-16----3-11--
2011Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit25-33----3----
2011Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25-8---------
2012Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit26-40----9-4--
2012Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26------1-1--
2013Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin27-61---------
2013Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27-5--------1
2014Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin28-32---------
2014Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28-24--------2
2015Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin29-60---------
2015Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29-15---------
2016Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30-32---------
2016St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30-22---------
2017St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31-26---------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Harwich MarinersCape Cod LeagueCollege2030921323402902112303001.250.330.359.689336106.313.109.20710.3821.702.091.8946.0026.09
2009New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2322010000000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2011Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2522000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2012Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB261924782003002410100.333.393.417.81010228.381.084.1677.1414.292.000.000.0025.00
2013Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB27915151106000400100.333.313.533.8468216.417.200.2000.0025.000.000.000.0040.00
2014Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB28711031003001300001.273.333.364.6974112.375.091.1828.3325.003.000.000.0033.33
2015Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2916334102117012301000.303.343.515.85817436.310.212.2425.568.331.502.7833.0040.00
2016St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB301824230001004310000.125.276.125.4013029.143.000.16713.7910.340.750.000.000.00
2017St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB311436690106100610000.250.270.306.57611137.300.056.0830.0016.220.000.000.0011.11
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs30921323402902112303001.250.330.359.689336106.313.109.20710.3821.702.091.8946.0026.09
MLB Spring Training Totals - 8 yrs871472039631261192431201.265.317.367.6845410162.306.102.1635.5614.812.670.62147.0025.64

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2008South Atlantic League All-Star Team (DH)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-02-12CFree Agent -RetiredRetiredAnnounced retirement32.170  
2017-12-21CPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract32.117Team Roster on 2017-12-21
2017-07-24CFree Agent -Free Agent--Refused minor league assignment, declared free agent31.332  
2017-07-24CSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Memphis (AAA)31.332Team Roster on 2017-07-24
2017-07-21CSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment31.329Team Roster on 2017-07-21
2017-03-29CSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors31.215Team Roster on 2017-03-29
2016-12-11CSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract31.107Team Roster on 2016-12-11
2016-11-30CFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency31.096  
2016-07-27CPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveReinstated from paternity leave30.335Team Roster on 2016-07-27
2016-07-24CPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YPaternityOff-RosterPlaced on paternity leave30.332Team Roster on 2016-07-24
2016-07-04CPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActive--Claimed off waivers from Cardinals by Pirates30.312Team Roster on 2016-07-04
2016-06-29CSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment30.307Team Roster on 2016-06-29
2016-04-03CSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors30.220Team Roster on 2016-04-03
2015-11-15CSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract30.081Team Roster on 2015-11-15
2015-10-30CFree Agent -Free Agent--Refused minor league assignment, declared free agent30.065  
2015-10-22CMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors30.057Team Roster on 2015-10-22
2015-09-02CMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors30.007Team Roster on 2015-09-02
2015-08-09CMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Rochester (AAA)29.348Team Roster on 2015-08-09
2015-08-07CMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment29.346Team Roster on 2015-08-07
2015-07-09CMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors29.317Team Roster on 2015-07-09
2015-07-05CMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)-Restricted--Placed on temporary inactive list29.313Team Roster on 2015-07-05
2015-04-09CMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Rochester (AAA)29.226Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2014-12-24CMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors29.120Team Roster on 2014-12-24
2014-06-12CMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Rochester (AAA)28.290Team Roster on 2014-06-12
2014-03-16CMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Rochester (AAA)28.202Team Roster on 2014-03-16
2013-09-09CMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Rochester (AAA)28.014Team Roster on 2013-09-09
2013-04-07CMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Rochester (AAA)27.224Team Roster on 2013-04-07
2012-11-11CMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract27.077Team Roster on 2012-11-11
2012-11-07CFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentElected free agency27.073  
2012-10-26CPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for assignment27.061Team Roster on 2012-10-26
2012-09-01CPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Indianapolis (AAA)27.006Team Roster on 2012-09-01
2012-07-07CPittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Indianapolis (AAA)26.315Team Roster on 2012-07-07
2012-06-26CPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Indianapolis (AAA)26.304Team Roster on 2012-06-26
2012-03-29CPittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Indianapolis (AAA)26.215Team Roster on 2012-03-29
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2009-06-30TradeTraded by Yankees with casey erickson to Pirates for Eric Hinske and cash 
2009-02-04TradeTraded by Brewers to Yankees for Chase Wright 
2007-06-12ContractSigned by Brewers 
* 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
2007Milwaukee Brewers-2167,500-------67,500Signing Bonus out of 2007 Draft (10th round - 311st overall)
2011Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll25414,000-78947-2,722,607414,000481,500
2012Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll26480,000-76041-2,954,887480,000961,500
2013Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll27490,000-77533-3,023,990490,0001,451,5002012-11-11 - Signed to minor league contract
2014Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll28500,000-79435-3,256,497500,0001,951,500
2015Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll29507,5001.10878429-3,571,283507,5002,459,000
2016Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll30507,5002.10877136-3,498,245507,5002,966,5002015-11-15 - Signed to Minor League Contract
2016St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll30507,5002.10877129-3,498,245507,5002,966,5002015-11-15 - Signed to Minor League Contract
2017St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll31675,000-52522423,651,709535,0003,641,5002016-12-11 - 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