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Alex WilsonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Detroit Tigers MLB Years: 2013-2018
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PositionsP-393Position when DraftedRHPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Alexander Wilson
Height6-1Weight215BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateNovember 3,1986 [31.172]PlaceDhahran,Saudi Arabia
High SchoolHurricane (Hurricane,WV)
CollegeWinthrop University (Rock Hill,SC), Texas A&M University (College Station,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Boston Red Sox [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (77th overall) of the 2009 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Chicago Cubs [Team Picks] in the 10th round (311st overall) of the 2008 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$407,700Signing ScoutsJim RobinsonService Time4.038 (2017)
MLB DebutApril 11,2013 [26.159]
OrganizationsBOS [6] DET [4] Awards4
TBC Player ID126114Retrosheet IDwilsa001MLBAM ID543935
Pitch Repertoire Slider (35.77%) -- Fastball (29.53%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (27.23%) -- Curveball (5.48%) -- Changeup (1.55%) -- Cutter (0.39%) -- Sinker (0.05%)
Fastball Velocity [2018] - 91.53 - [2017] - 92.76 - [2016] - 91.80 - [2015] - 92.16 - [2014] - 92.37 - [2013] - 92.40
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts38Walks71Hittable57SO/BB62vsPower57Hitting0Durability61Team.516Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2006WinthropBigSouNCAA-1Fr12ST191333.78201911000138.012764588501439101.288.280.523.269.332.86.813-
2007WinthropBigSouNCAA-1So-ST20642.51171614000111.0834331539976101.106.710.403.157.842.49.600-
2009Texas A&MBig12NCAA-1Jr18S/R22664.2224816000289.280484242512014201.178.030.402.5112.044.80.500-
2009Lowell SpinnersNYPLA-bos-ST22010.5013130000036.0103207330000.472.50--1.758.254.71.000-
2010Salem Red SoxCaroA+bos12ST23213.4011110000055.2432421415501001.046.950.652.438.083.33.667-
2010Portland Sea DogsEastAAbos31ST23456.6616160000078.09559581534563001.6510.911.723.916.431.65.444-
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0665.31272700000133.1138837919491064001.409.271.283.297.122.16.500-
2011Portland Sea DogsEastAAbos31ST24943.05212100000112.01034238837996101.258.280.642.977.962.68.692-
2011Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos30ST24103.43440000021.0198827241001.248.140.863.0010.293.431.000-
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01043.11252500000133.0122504610441237101.258.260.682.988.322.80.714-
2012Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos30Rel25533.72403370010172.2764030333784301.509.410.374.099.662.36.625-
2013Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos30Rel26313.7114014002017.0177725162001.299.001.062.658.473.20.750-
2013Boston Red SoxALMLBbos63Rel26114.8826026009027.2341615014221011.7311.06--4.557.161.57.5003.08
2014Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos30Rel27614.35350350018541.0382120223400001.488.270.445.018.711.74.857-
2014Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30Rel27101.9118018003028.0208635191020.886.350.951.596.043.801.0003.91
2015Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet0Rel28100.0040400435.04000150000.946.75--1.698.445.001.000-
2015Detroit TigersALMLBdet30Rel28332.19591580016270.0611917511382021.037.840.641.414.893.45.5003.53
2016Lakeland Flying TigersFSLA+det17S/R29018.1021100003.07332040002.1018.905.40--10.800.00.000-
2016Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet0Rel29005.4020200001.22110131001.8010.80--5.4016.203.00--
2016Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0017.2041300004.19442171002.0016.203.601.8012.607.00.000-
2016Detroit TigersALMLBdet30Rel29402.9662062006073.0682624521492011.228.380.622.596.042.331.0003.60
2017Detroit TigersALMLBdet30Rel30254.50660660011260.0673430715424031.3710.051.052.256.302.80.2864.17
2018Detroit TigersALMLBdetRel31026.57909002012.0109935102011.227.302.193.657.302.00.0003.00
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter11113.35240123900474270.02601121012371180120101.228.620.762.365.972.54.5000.67
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter31173.81162699300349442.04142081883816340818401.308.390.773.308.262.50.646-
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter1653.749979200349157.015677669701668301.428.830.513.969.402.37.762-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1394.54373700000190.01981019623711559101.419.361.093.367.332.18.591-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter223.6613121000058.1502724615541001.107.630.922.298.243.60.500-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter010.5013130000036.0103207330000.472.50--1.758.254.71.000-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter25133.486143185002338.12901551311711436029401.197.700.453.039.563.16.658-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter9103.34196119500354215.02068880205213910071.208.610.842.175.812.67.474-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter213.38440440012055.1542421319412031.308.680.483.056.592.16.667-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings993.35195119400383220.02119182195814610081.228.620.762.365.972.54.5000.67
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1583.8180344600174220.02051039319812029201.308.390.773.308.262.50.652-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2009Lowell Spinners NYPLA-bos22P13--35--881.0000.62------13100.017.3
2010Salem Red Sox CaroA+bos23P11--87111615.9381.36------11100.08.0
2010Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos23P16--10102-2220.9091.25------16100.011.3
2011Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos24P21--128-320201.0000.95------21100.014.8
2011Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos24P4---1--111.0000.25------4100.02.8
2012Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos25P40--251-87.8750.18------40100.027.8
2013Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos26P14--13--441.0000.29------14100.09.8
2013Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26P26-2716-1771.0000.270.261150.0-26100.016.0
2014Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos27P35---4--441.0000.11------35100.024.3
2014Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27P18-2833--661.0000.330.21-10.0-18100.011.1
2015Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet28P4---------------4100.02.8
2015Detroit TigersALMLBdet28P59170991-1918.9470.310.263442.9-59100.036.6
2016Lakeland Flying Tigers FSLA+det29P2---------------2100.01.5
2016Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet29P2---------------2100.01.4
2016Detroit TigersALMLBdet29P62-7347--11111.0000.180.151-100.0-62100.038.5
2017Detroit TigersALMLBdet30P66-60552-1210.8330.150.171-100.0-66100.040.7
MLB Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P23112582230315552.9450.230.206650.0-2310.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P99--3131-1716.9410.16------990.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P37--2218234240.9521.08------370.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P13--87111615.9381.15------130.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P13--35--881.0000.62------130.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2009Lowell Spinners NYPLA-bos2213----------
2010Salem Red Sox CaroA+bos2311----------
2010Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos2316----------
2011Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos2421----------
2011Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos244----------
2012Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos2540----------
2013Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos2614----------
2013Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2626----------
2014Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos2735----------
2014Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2718----------
2015Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet284----------
2015Detroit TigersALMLBdet2859----------
2016Lakeland Flying Tigers FSLA+det292----------
2016Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet292----------
2016Detroit TigersALMLBdet2962----------
2017Detroit TigersALMLBdet3066----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2007Falmouth CommodoresCape Cod LeagueCollege200113.5021100004.0976053003.5020.250.0011.256.750.6015.75.000
2008Falmouth CommodoresCape Cod LeagueCollege21014.601073000029.126161531536611.417.980.924.6011.052.404.91.000
2011Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB240113.5020200102.0443140004.0018.004.5018.000.000.0018.00.000
2012Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB250036.0010100001.0544020007.0045.000.0018.000.000.0036.00.000
2013Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB26001.1760600117.2611029001.117.040.002.3510.574.501.17.000
2014Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB271010.8040400003.1744123102.9018.902.705.408.101.5010.801.000
2015Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB28128.1070700506.210106035002.1013.500.004.056.751.6713.50.333
2017Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB30005.5611011000011.11477028001.4411.120.001.596.354.005.56.000
2018Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB310113.09615001011.02319165511412.5518.824.094.099.002.2015.55.000
Cape Cod League Totals - 2 yrs025.671284000033.335232132039611.659.450.815.4010.531.956.21.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 7 yrs248.5837136008143.069494172036512.0714.441.474.197.531.8010.26.333

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
20061st Team College Freshman All-American (SP) ... Big South Conference All-Conference Team (P) ... Big South Conference Freshman of the Year3
2007Big South Conference All-Conference Team (P)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-01-12RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($1.925m) [Avoids arbitration]31.070Team Roster on 2018-01-12
2017-08-25RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveOff-RosterSuspended 1 game for participation in brawl30.295Team Roster on 2017-08-25
2017-01-12RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($1.175m) [Avoids arbitration]30.070Team Roster on 2017-01-12
2016-04-16RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL29.164Team Roster on 2016-04-16
2016-04-03RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right shoulder soreness29.151Team Roster on 2016-04-03
2015-04-24RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)28.172Team Roster on 2015-04-24
2015-04-09RPDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)28.157Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2015-03-25RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YMinors--Sent to minors28.142Team Roster on 2015-03-25
2014-12-12RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Red Sox with Yoenis Cespedes and Gabe Speier to Tigers for Rick Porcello28.039Team Roster on 2014-12-12
2014-08-14RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Pawtucket (AAA)27.284Team Roster on 2014-08-14
2014-08-04RPBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA)27.274Team Roster on 2014-08-04
2014-08-01RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Pawtucket (AAA)27.271Team Roster on 2014-08-01
2014-06-02RPBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA)27.211Team Roster on 2014-06-02
2014-05-28RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Pawtucket (AAA)27.206Team Roster on 2014-05-28
2014-05-26RPBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA)27.204Team Roster on 2014-05-26
2014-05-23RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Pawtucket (AAA)27.201Team Roster on 2014-05-23
2014-04-24RPBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA)27.172Team Roster on 2014-04-24
2014-04-23RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from minors27.171Team Roster on 2014-04-23
2014-03-14RPBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA)27.131Team Roster on 2014-03-14
2013-11-04RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL27.001Team Roster on 2013-11-04
2013-09-01RPBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL26.302Team Roster on 2013-09-01
2013-07-30RPBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA) for rehab26.269Team Roster on 2013-07-30
2013-07-10RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Sprained right thumb [During a game]26.249Team Roster on 2013-07-10
2013-06-19RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Pawtucket (AAA)26.228Team Roster on 2013-06-19
2013-06-14RPBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Pawtucket (AAA)26.223Team Roster on 2013-06-14
2013-06-13RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Pawtucket (AAA)26.222Team Roster on 2013-06-13
2013-05-29RPBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Pawtucket (AAA)26.207Team Roster on 2013-05-29
2013-04-10RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Pawtucket (AAA)26.158Team Roster on 2013-04-10
2013-03-17PBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Pawtucket (AAA)26.134Team Roster on 2013-03-17
2013-03-05PBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m)26.122Team Roster on 2013-03-05
2012-11-21PBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Minors26.018Team Roster on 2012-11-21
2012-06-12PBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)-Minors--25.221Team Roster on 2012-06-12
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-01-07ContractSigned by Red Sox 
2009-12-14ContractSigned by Red Sox 
* 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
2009Boston Red Sox-22407,700-------407,700Signing Bonus out of 2009 Draft (2nd round - 77th overall)
2013Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll26490,000-77540-3,023,990490,000897,7002013-03-05 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m)
2014Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll27500,000-79441-3,256,497500,0001,397,700
2015Detroit TigersTeam Payroll28507,5002.03878431-3,571,283507,5001,905,200
2016Detroit TigersTeam Payroll29522,5003.03858319363,498,245507,5002,427,700
2017Detroit TigersTeam Payroll301,175,0004.03847015483,651,709535,0003,602,7002017-01-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($1.175m) [Avoids arbitration]
2018Detroit TigersTeam Payroll311,925,000-35810564,360,045545,0005,527,7002018-01-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($1.925m) [Avoids arbitration]
* 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