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Al AlburquerqueTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Toronto Blue Jays - In Minors MLB Years: 2011-2017
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PositionsP-458Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameAlberto J. Albuquerque
Height6-0Weight150BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 10,1986 [31.351]PlaceSan Pedro de Macoris,Dominican Republic

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 2003 by the Chicago Cubs.
Signing ScoutsJose SerraService Time5.045 (2017)
MLB DebutApril 15,2011 [24.309]
OrganizationsDET [5] CHN [3] COL [2] ANA [1] CHA [1] KCA [1] SEA [1] TOR [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID128009Retrosheet IDalbua001MLBAM ID456379
Pitch Repertoire Slider (60.12%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (26.49%) -- Fastball (13.34%) -- Changeup (0.05%)
Fastball Velocity [2017] - 93.76 - [2016] - 90.94 - [2015] - 92.73 - [2014] - 93.47 - [2013] - 93.97 - [2012] - 94.72 - [2011] - 95.49
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts68Walks34Hittable67SO/BB46vsPower67Hitting0Durability54Team.492Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2006Arizona CubsArizRkchn-S/R20025.68853000012.21088110151001.587.110.717.1110.661.50.000-
2007Boise HawksNwstA-chn22S/R21323.731064002141.0422017217493001.449.220.443.7310.762.88.600-
2007Peoria ChiefsMidwAchn28,34S/R21149.241147000025.0362926512204001.8912.791.784.267.111.67.200-
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0465.83211011002166.0784943729697001.6110.580.953.939.362.38.400-
2009Daytona CubsFSLA+chn41Rel23102.08240240011234.226118414443201.156.751.043.6311.423.141.000-
2009Tulsa DrillersTexAAcol37Rel23133.7623023007026.0231311013311001.377.86--4.4410.592.38.250-
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0232.80470470018260.1492419427754201.257.230.593.9811.072.78.400-
2010Tulsa DrillersTexAAcol27Rel24244.9825025009334.0322319119324401.498.390.264.988.391.68.333-
2011Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet44Rel25001.9340400304.251102100001.509.64--3.8619.295.00--
2011Detroit TigersALMLBdet62Rel25611.87410410011043.02199029674021.154.36--6.0213.922.31.8572.08
2012Lakeland Flying TigersFSLA+det-S/R26005.4043100003.05221190101.8013.502.702.7024.309.00--
2012Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet50Rel26101.69909001010.292214180001.227.590.843.3715.194.501.000-
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0102.5713310001013.1144425270101.369.001.293.2117.365.401.000-
2012Detroit TigersALMLBdet62Rel26000.68808000013.061108180101.054.05--5.4012.152.25-2.20
2013Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-Rel27013.1410010001114.0955213271001.535.651.268.1616.952.08.000-
2013Detroit TigersALMLBdet62Rel27434.59530530012049.0392525534709121.497.160.926.2412.862.06.5713.72
2014Detroit TigersALMLBdet62Rel28312.51720720015157.0461616721632231.177.221.103.309.893.00.7503.78
2015Detroit TigersALMLBdet62Rel29414.21670670012062.0632929433585411.559.150.584.798.421.76.8003.75
2016Arizona AngelsArizRkana64S/R30000.0043100004.03000030000.756.75----6.750.00--
2016Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAana5Rel30103.80240240019823.2241210013263001.569.13--4.949.892.001.000-
2016Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea13Rel30016.0060600406.09441460002.1713.501.506.009.001.50.000-
2016Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0113.74343310023833.2361614117353001.579.620.274.549.362.06.500-
2016Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana62Rel30004.5020200102.02311210002.009.004.509.004.500.50-11.65
2017Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkca44Rel31212.08220220014326.02111605282001.007.27--1.739.695.60.667-
2017Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha30Rel31004.6310010004211.2106635151001.297.712.313.8611.573.00--
2017Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0212.87320320018537.2311712310433001.097.410.722.3910.274.30.667-
2017Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca62Rel31013.6011011005010.07440690001.306.30--5.408.101.50.0003.16
2017Chicago White SoxALMLBcha58Rel31011.131001000208.03110250000.633.38--2.255.632.50.0002.66
2018Buffalo BisonsILAAAtorRel32102.2014014008316.0144415140001.167.710.552.767.712.801.000-
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter1783.16264026400581244.118788861713529120881.316.870.624.9610.692.16.6800.28
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter13183.9420821187008323290.02781511292213734723701.418.480.674.1810.592.53.419-
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter533.0299099005417111.010145388511447001.348.020.644.0511.442.82.625-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter374.45480480016360.2553630132635401.438.160.154.759.351.97.300-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter102.37283250011237.1311310515533301.217.341.183.5512.553.531.000-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter149.241147000025.0362926512204001.8912.791.784.267.111.67.200-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter323.731064002141.0422017217493001.449.220.443.7310.762.88.600-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter024.321284000016.21388110181001.387.020.545.409.721.80.000-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1763.20241024100501224.117580801612527620881.337.000.645.0011.042.21.739-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter013.6011011005010.07440690001.306.30--5.408.101.50.000-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter011.131001000208.03110250000.633.38--2.255.632.50.000-
Los Angeles Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter004.5020200102.02311210002.009.004.509.004.500.50--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings1573.16237023700521220.016879771512126118771.316.870.624.9610.692.16.6820.28
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings10133.9415516139006217220.0207113961610225917501.418.480.674.1810.592.53.435-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2010Tulsa DrillersTexAAcol27p2471000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter81000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter71000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162200000000002000000.000.000.000.0000020.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2006Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn20P8--11--221.0000.25------8100.014.5
2007Boise Hawks NwstA-chn21P10--332186.7500.60------10100.013.2
2007Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn21P11--421-76.8570.55------11100.07.9
2009Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn23P24--25--771.0000.29------24100.017.8
2009Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol23P23--131-54.8000.17------23100.016.4
2010Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol24P25--28-110101.0000.40------25100.018.0
2011Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet25P4---1--111.0000.25------4100.02.8
2011Detroit TigersALMLBdet25P41-4333--661.0000.150.14-----41100.025.3
2012Lakeland Flying Tigers FSLA+det26P4---------------4100.03.1
2012Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet26P9---------------9100.06.3
2012Detroit TigersALMLBdet26P8-13-2--221.0000.250.151150.0-8100.04.9
2013Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet27P10---------------10100.06.9
2013Detroit TigersALMLBdet27P53-49421-76.8570.110.123-100.0-53100.032.7
2014Detroit TigersALMLBdet28P72-5745-1991.0000.130.168372.7-72100.044.4
2015Detroit TigersALMLBdet29P67-6259-214141.0000.210.238188.9-67100.041.6
2016Arizona Angels ArizRkana30P4---1-1111.0000.25------4100.07.1
2016Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana30P24---3--331.0000.13------24100.016.9
2016Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea30P6--1---111.0000.17------6100.04.2
2016Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana30P2-2-------------2100.01.2
2017Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca31P22--13--441.0000.18------22100.015.6
2017Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha31P10--1---111.0000.10------10100.07.0
2017Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca31P11-1023--551.0000.450.50-----11100.06.8
2017Chicago White SoxALMLBcha31P10-8-4--441.0000.400.50-----10100.06.2
MLB Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P264-2441828134746.9790.170.1920580.0-2640.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P85--37--10101.0000.12------850.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P48--311111514.9330.29------480.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P28--25--771.0000.25------280.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P11--421-76.8570.55------110.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P10--332186.7500.60------100.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P12--12-1331.0000.25------120.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2006Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn208----------
2007Boise Hawks NwstA-chn2110----------
2007Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn2111----------
2009Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn2324----------
2009Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol2323----------
2010Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol2425----------
2011Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet254----------
2011Detroit TigersALMLBdet2541----------
2012Lakeland Flying Tigers FSLA+det264----------
2012Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet269----------
2012Detroit TigersALMLBdet268----------
2013Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2710----------
2013Detroit TigersALMLBdet2753----------
2014Detroit TigersALMLBdet2872----------
2015Detroit TigersALMLBdet2967----------
2016Arizona Angels ArizRkana304----------
2016Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana3024----------
2016Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea306----------
2016Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana302----------
2017Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca3122----------
2017Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha3110----------
2017Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3111----------
2017Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3110----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2010Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB240027.0020200001.1444021005.4527.000.0013.506.750.5027.00.000
2011Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB25006.1480800217.19551713402.2511.051.238.5915.951.866.14.000
2011Detroit TigersDiv SeriesMLB250081.0020200000.123311001030.0054.0027.0027.000.000.0081.00.000
2011Detroit TigersChamp. SeriesMLB25000.0020200101.20000221001.670.000.0010.8010.801.000.00.000
2012Detroit TigersDiv SeriesMLB26100.0020200101.10000010000.000.000.000.006.7500.001.000
2012Detroit TigersWorld SeriesMLB26004.5010100002.01111020000.504.504.500.009.0004.50.000
2013Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB27014.1513013003113.09762718101.236.231.384.8512.462.574.85.000
2013Detroit TigersDiv SeriesMLB270113.5010100000.221101200015.0027.000.0013.5027.002.0013.50.000
2013Detroit TigersChamp. SeriesMLB27002.2560600304.02110270001.004.500.004.5015.753.502.25.000
2014Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB28001.0090900009.08111415001.338.001.004.0015.003.751.00.000
2015Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB29019.7290900008.112990310101.8512.960.003.2410.803.339.72.000
2016Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB30114.0090900009.012742116101.4412.002.001.0016.0016.007.00.500
2017Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB31003.721001000219.214440115101.6313.030.000.9313.9715.003.72.000
2018Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB32003.3890900208.08332112001.139.002.251.1313.5012.003.38.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 8 yrs134.9369069009365.7764036826100801.5510.421.103.5613.713.855.48.250
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 3 yrs1115.4350500102.3444123012.5715.433.867.7111.571.5015.43.500
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs001.5980800405.7211049101.063.180.006.3514.292.251.59.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs004.5010100002.0111102000.504.504.500.009.0004.50.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-01-18RPToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract31.222Team Roster on 2018-01-18
2017-12-02RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted Free Agency (non-tendered)31.175  
2017-09-08RPChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors31.090Team Roster on 2017-09-08
2017-08-05RPChicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)-MinorsOff-RosterSuspended 2 games for yelling offensive slur to fans31.056Team Roster on 2017-08-05
2017-08-04RPChicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract31.055Team Roster on 2017-08-04
2017-07-30RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Royals31.050  
2017-07-24RPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment31.044Team Roster on 2017-07-24
2017-07-03RPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors31.023Team Roster on 2017-07-03
2017-05-23RPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors30.347Team Roster on 2017-05-23
2017-05-23RPKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Omaha (AAA)30.347Team Roster on 2017-05-23
2017-05-21RPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment30.345Team Roster on 2017-05-21
2017-05-10RPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors30.334Team Roster on 2017-05-10
2017-04-06RPKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Omaha (AAA)30.300Team Roster on 2017-04-06
2017-01-05RPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract30.209Team Roster on 2017-01-05
2016-11-07RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency30.150  
2016-08-23RPSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract30.074Team Roster on 2016-08-23
2016-08-13RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Angels30.064  
2016-08-09RPLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors30.060Team Roster on 2016-08-09
2016-08-07RPLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)30.058Team Roster on 2016-08-07
2016-07-31RPLos Angeles AngelsArizona Angels (Rk)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list30.051Team Roster on 2016-07-31
2016-06-26RPLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Injured30.016Team Roster on 2016-06-26
2016-06-17RPLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)30.007Team Roster on 2016-06-17
2016-06-14RPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors30.004Team Roster on 2016-06-14
2016-05-25RPLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors29.349Team Roster on 2016-05-25
2016-05-22RPLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment29.346Team Roster on 2016-05-22
2016-04-07RPLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)29.301Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2016-03-30RPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to minors29.293Team Roster on 2016-03-30
2016-01-20RPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($1.1m) [Free Agent]29.224Team Roster on 2016-01-20
2015-12-05RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency29.178  
2015-01-25RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($1.725m) [Avoids arbitration]28.229Team Roster on 2015-01-25
2014-01-17RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($0.8375m) [Avoids arbitration]27.221Team Roster on 2014-01-17
2013-06-21RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)27.011Team Roster on 2013-06-21
2013-05-16RPDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Toledo (AAA)26.340Team Roster on 2013-05-16
2012-09-02RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)26.084Team Roster on 2012-09-02
2012-08-23PDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL, Optioned to Toledo (AAA)26.074Team Roster on 2012-08-23
2012-08-04PDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)-DL-60InjuredAssigned to Toledo (AAA) for rehab26.055Team Roster on 2012-08-04
2012-07-24PDetroit TigersLakeland (A+)-DL-60InjuredAssigned to Lakeland (A+) for rehab26.044Team Roster on 2012-07-24
2012-04-24PDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL25.318Team Roster on 2012-04-24
2012-04-04RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right elbow surgery25.298Team Roster on 2012-04-04
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-09-04InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-08-26InjuredDisabled -- - 
2011-08-12InjuredDisabled -- Concussion 
2011-07-16InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-07-01InjuredDisabled -- Right elbow inflammation 
2010-11-19ContractSigned by Tigers 
2009-07-02TradeTraded by Cubs to Rockies for Jeff Baker 
* 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
2011Detroit TigersTeam Payroll25414,000-78938-2,722,607414,000414,000
2012Detroit TigersTeam Payroll26495,000-57724362,954,887480,000909,000
2013Detroit TigersTeam Payroll27500,000-62523303,023,990490,0001,409,000
2014Detroit TigersTeam Payroll28837,500-48219473,256,497500,0002,246,5002014-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($0.8375m) [Avoids arbitration]
2015Detroit TigersTeam Payroll291,725,0004.14741715543,571,283507,5003,971,5002015-01-25 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($1.725m) [Avoids arbitration]
2016Los Angeles AngelsTeam Payroll30507,5004.15277138-3,498,245507,5004,479,0002016-01-20 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($1.1m) [Free Agent]
2016-08-23 - Signed to Minor League Contract
2017Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll31535,0005.04581935-3,651,709535,0005,014,0002017-01-05 - Signed to Minor League Contract
2017-08-04 - Signed to Minor League Contract
2017Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll31535,0005.04581928-3,651,709535,0005,014,0002017-01-05 - Signed to Minor League Contract
2017-08-04 - 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