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Joel De La CruzTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2017 MLB Years: 2016-2016
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PositionsP-179Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJoel De La Cruz
Height6-1Weight190BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateJune 9,1989 [29.044]PlaceHaina,Dominican Republic

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 2006 by the Milwaukee Brewers.
Signing ScoutsFreddy TorresService Time0.121 (2016)
MLB DebutJune 29,2016 [27.020]
OrganizationsNYA [6] ATL [2] MIL [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID128103Retrosheet IDdelaj003MLBAM ID503444
Pitch Repertoire Sinker (50.99%) -- Slider (25.05%) -- Changeup (22.37%) -- Fastball (1.59%)
Fastball Velocity [2016] - 91.70
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts22Walks53Hittable40SO/BB32vsPower40Hitting16Durability54Team.482Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2006Arizona BrewersArizRkmil-Rel17000.0020200003.01100440001.673.00--12.0012.001.00--
2010Dominican Yankees 2DSLRknyaRel21116.1490900727.011650370001.9113.50--3.688.592.33.500-
2010Dominican YankeesDSLRknyaRel21116.1490900727.011650370001.9113.50--3.688.592.33.500-
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorRk--Rel0226.14180180014414.222121006140001.9113.50--3.688.592.33.500-
2011Gulf Coast YankeesGCLRknya75Rel22205.1017017002030.0302017312194001.409.000.903.605.701.581.000-
2011Tampa YankeesFSLA+nya-Rel22013.0010100003.02110130001.006.00--3.009.003.00.000-
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorRk--Rel0214.9118018002033.0322118313224001.368.730.823.556.001.69.667-
2012Charleston (sc) RiverDogsSALAnya30Rel23333.66250250013346.2452519327497301.548.680.585.219.451.81.500-
2012Tampa YankeesFSLA+nya-Rel23000.0010100001.21000020000.605.40----10.800.00--
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorRk--Rel0333.54260260013347.0462519327517301.518.570.565.039.501.89.500-
2013Tampa YankeesFSLA+nya34Rel24633.2833627007185.0703531227736101.147.410.212.867.732.70.667-
2014Trenton ThunderEastAAnya34ST25444.3411101000056.0603127319393101.419.640.483.056.272.05.500-
2014Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RaiILAAAnya35S/R25354.5217125002065.2744333618385101.4010.140.822.475.212.11.375-
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorRk--S/R0794.44282260020121.21347460937778201.419.910.672.745.702.08.438-
2015Trenton ThunderEastAAnya34S/R26123.47826003023.02412925132001.249.260.771.935.012.60.333-
2015Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RaiILAAAnya43S/R26703.251578000061.0592522417290001.258.700.592.514.281.711.000-
2015Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorRk--S/R0823.3123914003084.0833731622422001.258.860.642.354.481.91.800-
2016Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl40S/R27134.6821516003057.2623230524442101.499.680.783.756.871.83.250-
2016Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl60S/R27074.8822913002062.26540341022370021.399.341.443.165.311.68.0005.19
2017Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl0Rel28007.2760600108.212971530001.9612.461.045.193.120.60--
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter074.8822913002062.26540341022370021.399.341.443.165.311.68.0002.04
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter29234.061754213300458453.14622462062916533029701.379.110.573.256.512.00.558-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1184.295924350060191.02071099216641147201.409.650.752.985.321.78.579-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter564.0819127003079.0844336524525101.369.530.572.725.902.17.455-
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter643.2135629007189.2733632228786101.137.330.202.817.832.79.600-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter333.66250250013346.2452519327497301.548.680.585.219.451.81.500-
Rk Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter425.10370370016447.2533327322374001.5710.010.574.156.991.68.667-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter074.8822913002062.26540341022370021.399.341.443.165.311.68.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings0254.887732450070220.022814011935771300071.399.341.443.165.311.68.0002.04
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14114.0684206400224220.022311999148015914301.379.110.573.256.512.00.560-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2016Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl40p2735000000000100000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
2016Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl60p272116030001000800201.188.167.188.3553018.300.000.000.1460.0044.440.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2116030001000800201.188.167.188.3553018.300.000.000.0000.0044.440.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter35000000000100000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter35000000000100000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2116030001000800201.188.167.188.3553018.300.000.000.0000.0044.440.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162123023000800062001508.188.167.188.355230139.300.000.000.0000.0044.440.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1622700000000005400000.000.000.000.00000270.000.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2006Arizona Brewers ArizRkmil17P2---2--221.0001.00------2100.03.6
2011Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya22P17---3--331.0000.18------17100.028.3
2011Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya22P1---2--221.0002.00------1100.00.7
2012Charleston (sc) RiverDogs SALAnya23P25--38211311.8460.44------25100.018.4
2012Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya23P1---------------1100.00.7
2013Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya24P33--313-116161.0000.48------33100.024.3
2014Trenton Thunder EastAAnya25P11--411211715.8821.36------11100.07.7
2014Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya25P17--1123-1613.8130.76------17100.011.8
2015Trenton Thunder EastAAnya26P8---32-53.6000.38------8100.05.6
2015Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya26P15--69-115151.0001.00------15100.010.4
2016Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl27P21--26-2881.0000.38------21100.014.7
2016Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27P22962291-1211.9170.500.181150.0-22100.013.7
2017Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl28P6--11--221.0000.33------6100.04.2
MLB Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P22962291-1211.9170.500.181150.0-220.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P59--1028334138.9270.64------590.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P19--414412218.8180.95------190.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P35--315-118181.0000.51------350.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P25--38211311.8460.44------250.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P19---5--551.0000.26------190.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2006Arizona Brewers ArizRkmil172----------
2011Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya2217----------
2011Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya221----------
2012Charleston (sc) RiverDogs SALAnya2325----------
2012Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya231----------
2013Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya2433----------
2014Trenton Thunder EastAAnya2511----------
2014Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya2517----------
2015Trenton Thunder EastAAnya268----------
2015Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya2615----------
2016Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl2721----------
2016Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2722----------
2017Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl286----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2016Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB27005.4030300101.2111102000.835.405.400.0010.8005.40.000
2017Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB28014.6680800309.2865066301.527.450.005.595.591.005.59.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs014.7611011004011.3976168301.327.150.794.766.351.335.56.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2017-11-01RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Braves28.145  
2017-10-04RPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list28.117Team Roster on 2017-10-04
2017-05-24RPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured27.349Team Roster on 2017-05-24
2017-05-12RPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list27.337Team Roster on 2017-05-12
2017-04-15RPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured27.310Team Roster on 2017-04-15
2017-04-06RPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA)27.301Team Roster on 2017-04-06
2016-10-20RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract (re-signed)27.133Team Roster on 2016-10-20
2016-10-06RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors27.119Team Roster on 2016-10-06
2016-06-29RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors27.020Team Roster on 2016-06-29
2016-05-31PAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors26.356Team Roster on 2016-05-31
2016-05-22PAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA)26.347Team Roster on 2016-05-22
2016-05-21PAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors26.346Team Roster on 2016-05-21
2016-04-25PAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors26.320Team Roster on 2016-04-25
2016-04-23PAtlanta BravesMississippi (AA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Mississippi (AA)26.318Team Roster on 2016-04-23
2016-04-12PAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors26.307Team Roster on 2016-04-12
2016-04-12PAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA)26.307Team Roster on 2016-04-12
2016-04-07PAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA)26.302Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2015-11-26PAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract26.170Team Roster on 2015-11-26
2015-11-15PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency26.159  
2015-10-20PNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL26.133Team Roster on 2015-10-20
2015-08-15PNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured26.067Team Roster on 2015-08-15
2015-07-27PNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)26.048Team Roster on 2015-07-27
2015-07-08PNew York YankeesTrenton (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Trenton (AA)26.029Team Roster on 2015-07-08
2015-06-22PNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)26.013Team Roster on 2015-06-22
2015-06-12PNew York YankeesTrenton (AA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list26.003Team Roster on 2015-06-12
2015-05-31PNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured25.356Team Roster on 2015-05-31
2015-04-19PNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors25.314Team Roster on 2015-04-19
2015-04-16PNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)25.311Team Roster on 2015-04-16
2015-04-14PNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors25.309Team Roster on 2015-04-14
2014-09-29PNew York YankeesTrenton (AA)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract25.112Team Roster on 2014-09-29
2014-07-30PNew York YankeesTrenton (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Trenton (AA)25.051Team Roster on 2014-07-30
2014-06-29PNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list25.020Team Roster on 2014-06-29
2014-06-24PNew York YankeesTrenton (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured25.015Team Roster on 2014-06-24
2014-06-21PNew York YankeesTrenton (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Trenton (AA)25.012Team Roster on 2014-06-21
2014-05-03PNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)24.328Team Roster on 2014-05-03
2014-04-24PNew York YankeesTrenton (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Trenton (AA)24.319Team Roster on 2014-04-24
2014-04-19PNew York YankeesStaten Island (A-)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Staten Island (A-)24.314Team Roster on 2014-04-19
2014-04-12PNew York YankeesTrenton (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Trenton (AA)24.307Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2013-04-11PNew York YankeesTampa (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tampa (A+)23.306Team Roster on 2013-04-11
2012-10-08PNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL23.121Team Roster on 2012-10-08
2012-08-05PNew York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured23.057Team Roster on 2012-08-05
2012-06-09PNew York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)-Minors--23.000Team Roster on 2012-06-09
* 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
2016Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll27507,5000.12177136-3,498,245507,500507,5002015-11-26 - 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