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John GastTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: MLB Years: 2013-2013
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PositionsP-109Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn Walter Gast
Height6-1Weight195BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateFebruary 16,1989 [29.064]PlaceLongwood,Florida
High SchoolLake Brantley (Altamonte Springs,FL)
CollegeFlorida State University (Tallahassee,FL)

DraftedSelected by the St. Louis Cardinals [Team Picks] in the 6th round (199th overall) of the 2010 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Texas Rangers [Team Picks] in the 5th round (170th overall) of the 2007 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$140,000Signing ScoutsMike EliasService Time0.139 (2013)
MLB DebutMay 14,2013 [24.087]
OrganizationsSLN [6] Awards0
TBC Player ID128998Retrosheet IDgastj001MLBAM ID518713
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (51.09%) -- Changeup (28.80%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (11.96%) -- Curveball (8.15%)
Fastball Velocity [2013] - 87.09
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts38Walks53Hittable48SO/BB45vsPower48Hitting4Durability60Team.551Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2008Florida StateACCNCAA-1Fr22Rel19012.7014014000013.01554011140001.9510.13--7.439.451.27.000-
2009Florida StateACCNCAA-1So22Rel20535.1228325000038.2433322421246101.6610.010.934.895.591.14.625-
2010Florida StateACCNCAA-1Jr22S/R21735.3021138000071.0835042528648101.5610.470.633.538.072.29.700-
2010Batavia MuckdogsNYPLA-sln35S/R21601.54862000035.0276618363001.006.940.262.069.264.501.000-
2011Palm Beach CardinalsFSLA+sln41ST22543.9513121100082.0854036728595001.389.330.773.076.482.11.556-
2011Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln16ST22444.0813130100079.0804236933544001.429.081.023.746.131.64.500-
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0984.02262512000161.0165827216611139001.409.200.893.406.301.85.529-
2012Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln27ST23421.93880000051.0381311513410000.996.660.882.287.193.15.667-
2012Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln26ST23955.10202000000109.012469621042867001.5210.210.823.467.082.05.643-
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01374.09282800000160.2162827315551277001.359.070.843.087.112.31.650-
2013Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln26ST24311.16770000038.22865013350001.066.52--3.038.152.69.750-
2013St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln64ST24205.11330000012.011771580001.308.030.733.655.841.601.0004.02
2014Palm Beach CardinalsFSLA+sln0ST25001.8011000005.05110210001.409.00--3.601.800.50--
2014Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln26ST25324.8512111000059.0553232822362101.308.341.213.345.461.64.600-
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0324.6213121000064.0603333824372101.318.391.123.365.181.54.600-
2015Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln26ST267105.03242401100121.215384681243905001.6111.320.893.186.662.09.412-
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter205.11330000012.011771580001.308.030.733.655.841.601.0000.97
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter41283.9810610243100579.25952932575220443826101.379.210.803.166.782.15.594-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter22184.57636211100327.03601911673012024714101.469.850.823.286.762.06.550-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter863.24212101000130.211855471446954001.268.130.963.176.542.07.571-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter543.8314131100087.0904137730605001.389.310.723.106.212.00.556-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter601.54862000035.0276618363001.006.940.262.069.264.501.000-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1274.966316470000122.0141886896010214201.6310.290.664.387.441.70.632-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter205.11330000012.011771580001.308.030.733.655.841.601.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings3605.11545400000220.019612512518891430001.308.030.733.655.841.601.0000.97
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings16113.98403911000220.022511197207716610001.379.210.803.166.782.15.593-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2009Florida StateACCNCAA-1So22p2011000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2011Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln16p2237110001000001001.143.143.143.286108.143.000.000.1270.000.000.000.000.000.00
2012Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln27p2311000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2012Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln26p2313292400000001203000.138.138.138.2764032.235.000.000.1220.0037.500.000.000.000.00
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         14302400000001203000.133.133.133.2664033.222.000.000.1180.0036.360.000.000.000.00
2013Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln26p2449000000000601000.000.000.000.0000010.000.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
2013St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln64p2435100000001300000.000.167.000.167006.000.000.200.11516.6750.003.000.000.000.00
2014Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln26p25814000000000501000.000.000.000.0000015.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2015Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln26p2614211000000011104000.000.045.000.0450026.000.000.048.0313.8542.3111.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter35100000001300000.000.167.000.167006.000.000.200.00016.6750.003.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter438145000100134010001.062.073.062.1355092.106.000.012.0001.0936.9634.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter39733400000013409000.055.068.055.1234083.103.000.014.0001.2040.9634.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter48110001000001001.125.125.125.250109.125.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter35100000001300000.000.167.000.167006.000.000.200.00016.6750.003.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622705400000005416200000.000.167.000.16700324.000.000.200.00016.6750.003.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16230515190004004128038004.062.073.062.135190347.106.000.012.0001.0936.9634.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2010Batavia Muckdogs NYPLA-sln21P8--1101-1211.9171.38------8100.010.8
2011Palm Beach Cardinals FSLA+sln22P13--5182-2523.9201.77------13100.09.4
2011Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln22P13--3151-1918.9471.38------13100.09.3
2012Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln23P8--19--10101.0001.25------8100.05.8
2012Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln23P20--8152-2523.9201.15------20100.013.9
2013Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln24P7--2131-1615.9382.14------7100.04.9
2013St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24P33121---111.0000.330.08-10.0-3100.01.9
2014Palm Beach Cardinals FSLA+sln25P1---------------1100.00.7
2014Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln25P12--171-98.8890.67------12100.08.4
2015Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln26P24--317512520.8000.83------24100.016.7
MLB Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P33121---111.0000.330.08-10.0-30.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P63--1452917566.8801.05------630.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P21--4241-2928.9661.33------210.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P14--5182-2523.9201.64------140.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P8--1101-1211.9171.38------80.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2010Batavia Muckdogs NYPLA-sln218----------
2011Palm Beach Cardinals FSLA+sln2213----------
2011Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln2213----------
2012Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln238----------
2012Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln2320----------
2013Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln247----------
2013St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln243----------
2014Palm Beach Cardinals FSLA+sln251----------
2014Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln2512----------
2015Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln2624----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2009Harwich MarinersCape Cod LeagueCollege20144.371064003035.040211741430411.5410.291.033.607.712.145.40.200
2011St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB22001.4260600106.1911064212.4612.790.008.535.680.671.42.000
2012St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB23000.0010100001.0200011003.0018.000.009.009.001.000.00.000
2013St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB24017.5041300006.0955133002.0013.501.504.504.501.007.50.000
2015St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB260021.6020200001.2444012104.1721.600.005.4010.802.0021.60.000
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs144.371064003035.040211741430411.5410.291.033.607.712.145.40.200
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs016.0013112001015.024101011110312.3314.400.606.606.000.916.00.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2016-01-12SPFree Agent -RetiredRetiredAnnounced retirement26.330  
2014-09-29SPSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list25.225Team Roster on 2014-09-29
2014-08-25SPSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured25.190Team Roster on 2014-08-25
2014-06-05SPSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Memphis (AAA)25.109Team Roster on 2014-06-05
2014-06-02SPSt. Louis CardinalsPalm Beach (A+)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list25.106Team Roster on 2014-06-02
2014-04-17SPSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured25.060Team Roster on 2014-04-17
2014-04-15SPSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Memphis (AAA)25.058Team Roster on 2014-04-15
2013-11-20SPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors24.277Team Roster on 2013-11-20
2013-10-03SPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL24.229Team Roster on 2013-10-03
2013-05-26SPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Left shoulder tightness24.099Team Roster on 2013-05-26
2013-05-12SPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Memphis (AAA)24.085Team Roster on 2013-05-12
2012-08-25PSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL23.190Team Roster on 2012-08-25
2012-08-12PSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured23.177Team Roster on 2012-08-12
2012-06-09PSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)-Minors--23.113Team Roster on 2012-06-09
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-07-07ContractSigned by Cardinals 
* 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
2010St. Louis Cardinals-21140,000-------140,000Signing Bonus out of 2010 Draft (6th round - 199th overall)
2013St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll24490,0000.13977530-3,023,990490,000630,000
* 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