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Joe PatersonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2015 MLB Years: 2011-2014
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rule 5 Pick

PositionsP-389, LF-1Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJoseph Michael Patterson
Height6-1Weight195BatsRightThrowsLeft
Born DateMay 19,1986 [32.090]PlaceOakland,California
High SchoolMcMinnville (McMinnville,OR)
CollegeOregon State University (Corvallis,OR), Linfield College (McMinnville,OR)

DraftedSelected by the San Francisco Giants [Team Picks] in the 10th round (314th overall) of the 2007 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$60,000Signing ScoutsMatt WoodwardService Time1.052 (2014)
MLB DebutApril 2,2011 [24.318]
OrganizationsARI [4] SFN [4] CIN [1] KCA [1] OAK [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID124696Retrosheet IDpatej001MLBAM ID519110
Pitch Repertoire Slider (38.36%) -- Fastball (31.61%) -- Sinker (20.63%) -- Changeup (9.39%)
Fastball Velocity [2014] - 82.04 - [2013] - 83.26 - [2012] - 83.05 - [2011] - 84.99
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts55Walks41Hittable54SO/BB46vsPower54Hitting0Durability59Team.537Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2005Linfield CollegeCollegeNCAAFrRel19006.5512210000122.0201616012220001.458.18--4.919.001.83--
2006Oregon StatePac10NCAA-1So26Rel20114.1126026000130.2231414114210001.216.750.294.116.161.50.500-
2007Oregon StatePac10NCAA-1Jr26S/R211063.61261880002129.21295752726851101.208.950.491.805.903.27.625-
2007Arizona GiantsArizRksfn-Rel21100.0040400205.01100080000.201.80----14.400.001.000-
2007Salem-Keizer VolcanoesNwstA-sfn-Rel21105.5990900309.2156602131001.7613.97--1.8612.106.501.000-
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0203.6813013005014.2167602211001.239.82--1.2312.8910.501.000-
2008Augusta GreenJacketsSALAsfn-Rel22512.3020020008131.023118213370001.156.610.573.7310.632.85.833-
2008San Jose GiantsCalifA+sfn23Rel22323.11340340011737.2282213115410101.146.690.243.589.802.73.600-
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0832.74540540019868.1513321328780101.146.650.393.6510.172.79.727-
2009Connecticut DefendersEastAAsfn18R/CL23561.965505500261069.0471815324691301.036.130.393.139.002.88.455-
2010San Jose GiantsCalifA+sfn10Rel24100.82707004111.092102151001.007.36--1.6412.277.501.000-
2010Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn25Rel24433.48460460010254.0552821224493101.459.110.333.988.122.04.571-
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0533.03530530014365.0643022226644101.388.820.283.588.822.46.625-
2011Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari47Rel25032.91620620017134.0281111115281041.267.410.263.977.411.87.0003.44
2012Reno AcesPCLAAAari21Rel26224.15480480016243.0412020716400001.328.521.453.328.312.50.500-
2012Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari47Rel260037.1260600002.21511112300006.7550.626.7510.12--0.00-16.22
2013Reno AcesPCLAAAari22Rel27311.8948147008152.0401411215534001.056.880.342.589.113.53.750-
2013Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari47Rel27003.8620200202.02110020030.867.71----7.710.00-5.19
2014Reno AcesPCLAAAari22Rel28022.95560560016042.2451614119331101.509.490.214.016.961.74.000-
2014Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari47Rel280033.7530300101.04550100013.7527.00--6.75--0.00-7.63
2015Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkca17Rel29125.6812012006212.2148806121101.589.95--4.268.532.00.333-
2015Nashville SoundsPCLAAAoak3Rel29109.0020200102.04320210003.0018.00--9.004.500.501.000-
2015Louisville BatsILAAAcin44Rel29114.5090900208.012440552002.1313.50--5.635.631.00.500-
2015Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0335.5623023009222.2301514013183101.9011.91--5.167.151.38.500-
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter036.25730730020139.0492828319301081.6910.930.674.246.691.58.0001.49
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter28202.9235013490011326376.03341531231814337614701.267.930.433.408.932.63.583-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter12113.34221122000597213.02119380128719311301.388.820.503.648.072.22.522-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter561.965505500261069.0471815324691301.036.130.393.139.002.88.455-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter422.59410410015848.2372414117561101.116.840.183.1410.363.29.667-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter512.3020020008131.023118213370001.156.610.573.7310.632.85.833-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter105.5990900309.2156602131001.7613.97--1.8612.106.501.000-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter100.0040400205.01100080000.201.80----14.400.001.000-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1174.056420440004181.017287828521281101.238.490.392.576.322.46.611-
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter036.25730730020139.0492828319301081.6910.930.674.246.691.58.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings0166.253980398001095220.02671531531610416450441.6910.930.674.246.691.58.0001.49
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings16122.922031202006615220.0194897110832188401.267.930.433.408.932.63.571-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2009Connecticut DefendersEastAAsfn18p23550000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2010Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn25p24224000000000300000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
2012Reno AcesPCLAAAari21p26252000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2014Reno AcesPCLAAAari22p28351000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1427000000000501000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.0062.500.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter877000000000500000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0071.430.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter550000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1628000000000601000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.000.0000.0062.500.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2007Arizona Giants ArizRksfn21P4---------------4100.07.1
2007Salem-Keizer Volcanoes NwstA-sfn21P9---1--111.0000.11------9100.011.8
2008Augusta GreenJackets SALAsfn22P20--16-2771.0000.35------20100.014.5
2009Connecticut Defenders EastAAsfn23P55--78311815.8330.27------55100.038.7
2010San Jose Giants CalifA+sfn24P7---1--111.0000.14------7100.05.0
2010Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn24P46---6--661.0000.13------46100.031.9
2011Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari25P62-343101-1413.9290.210.38-----62100.038.3
2012Reno Aces PCLAAAari26P48--36--991.0000.19------48100.033.3
2012Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari26P6-2-------------6100.03.7
2013Reno Aces PCLAAAari27P48--362-119.8180.19------48100.033.3
2013Reno Aces PCLAAAari27LF1---------------482.10.7
2013Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari27P2-2-------------2100.01.2
2014Reno Aces PCLAAAari28P56--514-119191.0000.34------56100.038.9
2014Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari28P3-1-------------3100.01.9
2015Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca29P12---1--111.0000.08------12100.08.3
2015Louisville Bats ILAAAcin29P9--11--221.0000.22------9100.06.3
2015Nashville Sounds PCLAAAoak29P2---------------2100.01.4
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P73-393101-1413.9290.180.33-----730.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P221--1234214846.9580.21------2210.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF1---------------10.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P55--78311815.8330.27------550.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P7---1--111.0000.14------70.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P20--16-2771.0000.35------200.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P9---1--111.0000.11------90.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P4---------------40.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2007Arizona Giants ArizRksfn214----------
2007Salem-Keizer Volcanoes NwstA-sfn219----------
2008Augusta GreenJackets SALAsfn2220----------
2009Connecticut Defenders EastAAsfn2355----------
2010San Jose Giants CalifA+sfn247----------
2010Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn2446----------
2011Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari2562----------
2012Reno Aces PCLAAAari2648----------
2012Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari266----------
2013Reno Aces PCLAAAari2748-----1----
2013Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari272----------
2014Reno Aces PCLAAAari2856----------
2014Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari283----------
2015Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca2912----------
2015Louisville Bats ILAAAcin299----------
2015Nashville Sounds PCLAAAoak292----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2006Falmouth CommodoresCape Cod LeagueCollege20302.28927001027.226772825101.258.460.652.608.133.132.281.000
2010Phoenix Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor24002.2510010001012.06330215000.674.500.001.5011.257.502.25.000
2010Scottsdale ScorpionsArizona Fall LgMinor24002.2510010001012.06330215000.674.500.001.5011.257.502.25.000
2011Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB25205.4013013002010.09660412011.308.100.003.6010.803.005.401.000
2011Arizona DiamondbacksDiv SeriesMLB25000.0010100000.10000010000.000.000.000.0027.0000.00.000
2012Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB26003.721001000219.27442612011.416.521.865.5911.172.003.72.000
2013Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB27011.6912012003110.29422110100.987.591.690.848.4410.003.37.000
2014Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB28014.0580800326.2533124001.136.751.352.705.402.004.05.000
2015Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB29003.6050500005.0422106010.807.201.800.0010.8003.60.000
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs302.28927001027.726772825101.238.460.652.608.133.132.281.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs002.2520020002024.012660430000.674.500.001.5011.257.502.25.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs223.64480480010442.034191761344131.127.291.292.799.433.384.07.500
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs000.0010100000.3000001000.000.000.000.0027.0000.00.000

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2007CWS Regionals Most Outstanding Player (Charlottesville)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2015-07-17RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Reds29.059  
2015-06-20RPCincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract29.032Team Roster on 2015-06-20
2015-06-12RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Athletics29.024  
2015-05-25RPOakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract29.006Team Roster on 2015-05-25
2015-05-22RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Royals29.003  
2015-04-10RPKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Omaha (AAA)28.326Team Roster on 2015-04-10
2014-11-13RPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract28.178Team Roster on 2014-11-13
2014-11-08RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency28.173  
2014-10-09RPArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors28.143Team Roster on 2014-10-09
2014-09-12RPArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Reno (AAA)28.116Team Roster on 2014-09-12
2014-04-12RPArizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Reno (AAA)27.328Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2014-03-18RPArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to minors27.303Team Roster on 2014-03-18
2013-10-07RPArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Reno (AAA)27.141Team Roster on 2013-10-07
2013-06-24RPArizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Reno (AAA)27.036Team Roster on 2013-06-24
2013-06-10RPArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Reno (AAA)27.022Team Roster on 2013-06-10
2013-03-30PArizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Reno (AAA)26.315Team Roster on 2013-03-30
2013-03-05PArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0.4975m)26.290Team Roster on 2013-03-05
2012-11-12PArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)YActive--26.177Team Roster on 2012-11-12
2012-05-25PArizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)YMinors--26.006Team Roster on 2012-05-25
2012-04-24PArizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Reno (AAA)25.340Team Roster on 2012-04-24
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-12-09Claimed off waivers by Diamondbacks from Giants 
2007-07-23ContractSigned by Giants 
* 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
2007San Francisco Giants-2160,000-------60,000Signing Bonus out of 2007 Draft (10th round - 314th overall)
2011Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll25414,000-78950-2,722,607414,000474,000
2012Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll26487,500-63526302,954,887480,000961,500
2013Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll27497,500-65326273,023,990490,0001,459,0002013-03-05 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0.4975m)
2014Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll28500,0001.05279439-3,256,497500,0001,959,000
* 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