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Ivan NovaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Pittsburgh Pirates MLB Years: 2010-2018
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Rule 5 Pick

PositionsP-286Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameIvon Manuel Nova
Height6-4Weight210BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 12,1987 [31.103]PlaceSan Cristobal,Dominican Republic

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 2004 by the New York Yankees.
Signing Bonus$80,000Signing ScoutsVictor MataCarlos RiosService Time7.024 (2017)
MLB DebutMay 13,2010 [23.121]
OrganizationsNYA [11] PIT [3] Awards5Awards Voting1-30
TBC Player ID128327Retrosheet IDnovai001MLBAM ID467100
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (35.72%) -- Curveball (27.18%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (26.87%) -- Changeup (5.53%) -- Slider (4.36%) -- Cutter (0.34%)
Fastball Velocity [2018] - 92.35 - [2017] - 92.52 - [2016] - 92.51 - [2015] - 92.76 - [2014] - 91.83 - [2013] - 93.19 - [2012] - 92.86 - [2011] - 92.51 - [2010] - 93.03
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for Pittsburgh Pirates in 2018
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts28Walks76Hittable36SO/BB63vsPower36Hitting5Durability59Team.538Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2006Gulf Coast YankeesGCLRknya-S/R19302.721055002143.036131357363001.007.531.051.477.535.141.000-
2007Charleston (sc) RiverDogsSALAnya-ST20684.9821210000099.01216455831544001.5310.960.722.814.891.74.429-
2008Tampa YankeesFSLA+nya39ST218134.36262420010148.2168817264610912101.4410.170.362.786.602.37.381-
2009Trenton ThunderEastAAnya39ST22542.3612120000072.0652719331475301.338.090.373.865.851.52.556-
2009Scranton/Wilkes-Barre YanILAAAnya39ST22145.1012120100067.0723938428434001.499.670.543.765.781.54.200-
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0683.68242401000139.01376657759909301.418.850.453.815.811.53.4293.73
2010Scranton/Wilkes-Barre YanILAAAnya41ST231232.86232300000145.0135504610481154101.268.380.622.987.142.40.800-
2010New York YankeesALMLBnya47S/R23124.501073003042.0442221417262011.459.430.863.645.571.53.3334.36
2011Scranton/Wilkes-Barre YanILAAAnya47ST24123.38330000016.0166632186001.139.001.691.1310.139.00.333-
2011New York YankeesALMLBnya47ST241643.70282710010165.0163746813579811061.338.870.713.105.331.72.8004.00
2012New York YankeesALMLBnya47ST251285.02282800000170.019410095285615362101.4710.251.482.968.082.73.6004.60
2013Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RaiILAAAnya47ST26202.04330000017.2156414170001.087.640.512.048.664.251.000-
2013New York YankeesALMLBnya47ST26963.10232033220139.0135494894411630141.288.720.582.847.492.64.6003.47
2014New York YankeesALMLBnya47ST27228.27440000020.232191966121021.8413.942.612.615.232.00.5006.91
2015Tampa YankeesFSLA+nya58ST28001.9311000004.23210030000.645.79----5.790.00--
2015Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RaiILAAAnya0ST28114.91220000011.012661370001.369.820.822.455.732.33.500-
2015Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0114.02330000015.2158713100001.158.620.571.725.743.33.5003.26
2015New York YankeesALMLBnya47ST286115.0717170000094.09954531333635071.409.481.243.166.031.91.3534.87
2016New York YankeesALMLBnya47S/R29764.9021156003197.010754531925757061.369.891.762.316.933.00.5385.10
2016Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit46ST29523.0611110300064.268272243523001.109.460.560.427.2417.33.7142.48
2017Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit46ST3011144.14313102100187.0203968629361318071.289.771.401.736.303.64.4404.46
2018Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpitST31214.20550000030.029141444252121.108.701.201.207.506.25.6670.67
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter71564.271781651383911008.21074509479129281751483551.349.561.152.506.692.67.5591.17
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter39353.7511310671031622.26432942604120044938501.359.260.592.886.472.25.527-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter17103.51434301000256.2250107100198520014101.318.770.672.987.012.35.630-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter542.3612120000072.0652719331475301.338.090.373.865.851.52.556-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter8134.28272520010152.0171837364611212101.4210.040.352.706.572.43.381-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter684.9821210000099.01216455831544001.5310.960.722.814.891.74.429-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter302.721055002143.036131357363001.007.531.051.477.535.141.000-
New York Yankees Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter53394.41131118133291727.077437235792238543352461.399.561.142.946.702.28.576-
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter18173.90474705100281.2300137122374320813191.229.591.181.376.654.84.514-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings15124.27393632120220.02341111042861163101121.349.561.152.506.692.67.5561.17
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14123.75403730010220.022610492147015813201.359.260.592.886.472.25.538-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2011New York YankeesALMLBnya47p2424000000000401000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0080.000.000.000.000.00
2012New York YankeesALMLBnya47p25287010000000602000.143.143.143.2861091.000.000.000.1260.0066.670.000.000.000.00
2013New York YankeesALMLBnya47p26233000000000300000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2016New York YankeesALMLBnya47p2934000000000300000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
2016Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit46p2911221300000001500200.136.125.136.2613024.333.000.000.1100.0062.500.000.000.000.00
2016Totals for MLB-MLB         14261300000001800200.115.107.115.2223028.300.000.000.0940.0064.290.000.000.000.00
2017Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit46p3029510100000003109000.020.020.020.0401060.050.000.000.0170.0051.670.000.000.000.00
2018Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpitp31411000000000500000.000.000.000.0000011.000.000.000.0000.0045.450.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter10010215000000067012200.049.048.049.09750116.135.000.000.0000.0057.760.000.000.000.00
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter44841400000005109200.048.047.048.0954095.114.000.000.0000.0053.680.000.000.000.00
New York Yankees Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter56180100000001603000.056.056.056.1121021.500.000.000.0000.0076.190.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162165280000000109019300.049.048.049.09780188.135.000.000.0000.0057.760.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2006Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya19P10--26-1881.0000.80------10100.019.6
2007Charleston (sc) RiverDogs SALAnya20P21--7102-1917.8950.81------21100.015.0
2008Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya21P26--822-230301.0001.15------26100.019.0
2009Trenton Thunder EastAAnya22P12--917-126261.0002.17------12100.08.5
2009Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya22P12--111--12121.0001.00------12100.08.5
2010Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya23P23--1524-539391.0001.70------23100.016.1
2010New York YankeesALMLBnya23P10742551-1110.9091.000.24-----10100.06.2
2011Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya24P3--11--221.0000.67------3100.02.1
2011New York YankeesALMLBnya24P28271651621--37371.0001.320.22-----28100.017.3
2012New York YankeesALMLBnya25P282817099121918.9470.640.117370.0-28100.017.3
2013Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya26P3--1-1-21.5000.33------3100.02.1
2013New York YankeesALMLBnya26P2320139818-126261.0001.130.197558.3-23100.014.2
2014New York YankeesALMLBnya27P442011--221.0000.500.101-100.0-4100.02.5
2015Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya28P1----1-1---------1100.00.7
2015Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya28P2---21-32.6671.00------2100.01.4
2015New York YankeesALMLBnya28P17179448221412.8570.710.1310376.9-17100.010.5
2016New York YankeesALMLBnya29P21159746111110.9090.480.108280.0-21100.013.0
2016Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29P11116466111312.9231.090.192-100.0-11100.06.8
2017Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30P31311871834115352.9811.680.2810376.9-31100.019.1
MLB Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P1731609787110878186179.9621.030.18451673.8-1730.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P43--1838255856.9661.30------430.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P12--917-126261.0002.17------120.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P27--822123130.9681.11------270.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P21--7102-1917.8950.81------210.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P10--26-1881.0000.80------100.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2006Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya1910----------
2007Charleston (sc) RiverDogs SALAnya2021----------
2008Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya2126----------
2009Trenton Thunder EastAAnya2212----------
2009Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya2212----------
2010Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya2323----------
2010New York YankeesALMLBnya2310----------
2011Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya243----------
2011New York YankeesALMLBnya2428----------
2012New York YankeesALMLBnya2528----------
2013Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya263----------
2013New York YankeesALMLBnya2623----------
2014New York YankeesALMLBnya274----------
2015Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya281----------
2015Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya282----------
2015New York YankeesALMLBnya2817----------
2016New York YankeesALMLBnya2921----------
2016Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2911----------
2017Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3031----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2009San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB22000.0000000019.01500200001.6715.002.000.000.0000.00.000
2010New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB23002.2530300004.0411123001.509.002.254.506.751.502.25.000
2011New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB24201.80541000020.01144149100.754.950.451.804.052.251.801.000
2011New York YankeesDiv SeriesMLB24114.3221100008.17442480001.367.562.164.328.642.004.32.500
2012New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB25128.06606000022.13121205317001.5412.492.011.216.855.678.46.333
2013New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB26104.19550000019.1211093312001.269.781.401.405.594.004.661.000
2014New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB27213.66550000019.221880221101.209.610.000.929.6110.503.66.667
2016New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB29004.13660000024.02012113915111.217.501.133.385.631.674.50.000
2017Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB30201.29440000014.09321113200.715.790.640.648.3613.001.931.000
2018Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB31024.85440000013.01797327101.4611.772.081.384.853.506.23.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 9 yrs853.843828100001145.31496862192697611.209.231.181.616.013.734.21.615
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs114.3221100008.3744248001.327.562.164.328.642.004.32.500

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2009San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB2231000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2017Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB3033000000000201000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2018Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB3121000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs115000000000401000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00

Awards [5]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2010Triple A All-Star Team (SP)1
2011MLB All-Rookie Team (P) ... MLB All-Rookie Team (Baseball America) (P)2
2013AL Pitcher of the Month (August)1
2017NL Pitcher of the Month (April)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2016-12-22SPPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 3-year contract for 2017-2019 ($26m) 7--8.5--8.5 Signing Bonus $2m29.344Team Roster on 2016-12-22
2016-11-02SPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency29.294  
2016-08-01SPPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Yankees to Pirates for 2 players to be named later29.201Team Roster on 2016-08-01
2016-01-29SPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($4.1m) [Avoids arbitration]29.017Team Roster on 2016-01-29
2015-06-24SPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL28.163Team Roster on 2015-06-24
2015-04-12SPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL28.090Team Roster on 2015-04-12
2015-04-05SPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Recovery from right elbow surgery28.083Team Roster on 2015-04-05
2015-01-15SPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($3.3m) Avoids arbitration28.003Team Roster on 2015-01-15
2014-11-01SPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL27.293Team Roster on 2014-11-01
2014-04-24SPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL27.102Team Roster on 2014-04-24
2014-04-19SPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Torn UCL, right elbow requiring Tommy John surgery27.097Team Roster on 2014-04-19
2014-01-17SPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($3.3m) Avoiding arbitration27.005Team Roster on 2014-01-17
2013-06-23SPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)26.162Team Roster on 2013-06-23
2013-05-31RPNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)26.139Team Roster on 2013-05-31
2013-05-25RPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL26.133Team Roster on 2013-05-25
2013-04-27SPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right triceps inflammation26.105Team Roster on 2013-04-27
2012-09-09SPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL25.240Team Roster on 2012-09-09
2012-08-23SPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right rotator cuff inflammation25.223Team Roster on 2012-08-23
2012-05-07SPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActive--25.115Team Roster on 2012-05-07
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2009-03-29Returned to Yankees 
2008-12-11Selected by Padres from Yankees in Rule V draft 
* 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
2004New York Yankees-1780,000-------80,000Signing Bonus as an amateur free agent
2010New York YankeesTeam Payroll23400,000-75742-2,812,412400,000480,000
2011New York YankeesTeam Payroll24432,900-61826322,722,607414,000912,900
2012New York YankeesTeam Payroll25527,200-50425452,954,887480,0001,440,100
2013New York YankeesTeam Payroll26575,600-49225463,023,990490,0002,015,700
2014New York YankeesTeam Payroll273,300,000-2941868++3,256,497500,0005,315,7002014-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($3.3m) Avoiding arbitration
2015New York YankeesTeam Payroll283,300,0005.02429914673,571,283507,5008,615,7002015-01-15 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($3.3m) Avoids arbitration
2016Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll294,100,0006.024270871++3,498,245507,50012,715,7002016-01-29 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($4.1m) [Avoids arbitration]
2016New York YankeesTeam Payroll294,100,0006.0242701771++3,498,245507,50012,715,7002016-01-29 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($4.1m) [Avoids arbitration]
2017Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll307,000,0007.024172581++3,651,709535,00019,715,7002016-12-22 - Signed to 3-year contract for 2017-2019 ($26m) 7--8.5--8.5 Signing Bonus $2m
2018Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll318,500,000-132384++4,360,045545,00028,215,700
* 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