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Zelous WheelerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2017 MLB Years: 2014-2014
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Drafted
Played in Japan
Arizona Fall League

Positions3B-569, SS-167, 2B-90, RF-23, OF-3, LF-3, P-1, DH-1Position when Drafted3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameZelous Lamar Wheeler
Height5-10Weight220BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 16,1987 [32.035]PlaceSylacauga,Alabama
High SchoolChildersburg (Childersburg,AL)
CollegeWallace State Community College (Hanceville,AL)

DraftedSelected by the Milwaukee Brewers [Team Picks] in the 19th round (581st overall) of the 2007 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsJoe MasonService Time0.069 (2014)
MLB DebutJuly 3,2014 [27.168]
OrganizationsMIL [5] BAL [2] NYA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID129173Retrosheet IDwheez002MLBAM ID519412
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Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2007Helena BrewersPioRkmil-3b2059190365782323212541630110.300.398.411.8097813224.370.111.247.36411.1618.301.641.3463.3322.81
2008West Virginia PowerSALAmil183b21137503801303121387131161105732414.258.346.406.75220446576.302.148.272.33310.5918.231.722.2638.6935.38
2009Brevard County ManateesFSLA+mil323b221254105011023376413360781221026.268.370.390.76016033494.307.122.293.34012.1515.791.301.4258.5730.00
2010Huntsville StarsSouAAmil32ss231354807613221211658470771513314.275.382.396.77819034569.306.121.275.35112.3013.531.101.9343.6425.76
2011Huntsville StarsSouAAmil323b2465228346220083270304990107.272.377.465.84210628268.314.193.355.37211.1918.281.632.9928.5045.16
2011Nashville SoundsPCLAAAmil323b2417517143116009801012.275.383.431.81422561.310.156.333.35714.7513.110.891.6451.0035.71
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         82279417623193870395791119.272.378.459.83712833329.313.187.351.36911.8517.331.462.7431.0043.42
2012Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal263b2597334489218213445138631034015.275.363.458.82115333389.302.183.308.3589.7716.201.663.3425.6935.87
2012Norfolk TidesILAAAbal103b-2b2514526122013015811013.231.310.327.63717359.256.096.173.2818.4713.561.601.6952.0025.00
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1113865410420214475243711144118.269.356.440.79617036448.295.171.290.3489.6015.851.653.1327.5734.62
2013Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal183b-2b26248711265011130151500001.299.402.391.793346102.352.092.299.35814.7114.711.000.9887.0023.08
2013Norfolk TidesILAAAbal133b-2b268932138861711045213055602118.268.340.421.76113528359.295.153.249.3358.3615.321.832.7932.1032.56
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         113408491122211156514570602119.275.354.414.76816934461.307.139.260.3419.7615.181.562.3937.0930.36
2014Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RaiILAAAnya183b-ss2782304499025094010286160008.296.367.467.83414234338.346.171.266.3698.2818.052.182.6633.7837.78
2014New York YankeesALMLBnya453b27295761100250021211101.193.230.298.52817262.205.105.140.2363.2319.356.003.2328.5018.18
2015Orix BuffaloesJap PacIntl-28912742870120145010306360306.255.339.453.79212426313.280.198.310.3449.5820.132.104.4719.5737.14
2016Tohoku Rakuten Golden EagJap PacIntl-2914051774137252278821581231202010.265.351.478.82924754589.298.213.327.3579.8520.882.124.5819.1539.42
2017Tohoku Rakuten Golden EagJap PacIntl-301425427514727031827350981003414.271.342.493.83526758605.279.222.321.3528.2616.201.965.1217.4839.46
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter295761100250021211101.193.230.298.52817262.205.105.140.0003.2319.356.003.2328.5018.18
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter8442960435811173137742054223715607214221398.274.366.419.78512412633439.313.145.281.00010.7916.281.512.2438.4432.43
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter202728100202472219432721321322331.277.352.434.78631670817.314.157.257.0008.8116.161.832.5734.6734.65
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter3211129169312644331522351532043448337.276.377.428.8054831011328.310.152.303.00011.5215.361.332.4834.2132.37
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1254105011023376413360781221026.268.370.390.76016033494.307.122.293.00012.1515.791.301.4258.5730.00
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter137503801303121387131161105732414.258.346.406.75220446576.302.148.272.00010.5918.231.722.2638.6935.38
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter59190365782323212541630110.300.398.411.8097813224.370.111.247.00011.1618.301.641.3463.3322.81
Intl Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3731333177354642722201041382842808430.266.345.479.8246381381507.286.213.321.0009.1618.852.064.7818.5138.98
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter295761100250021211101.193.230.298.52817262.205.105.140.0003.2319.356.003.2328.5018.18
Average MLB - Per 162 games162318346100112800116766606.193.230.298.5289511346.205.105.140.0003.2319.356.003.2328.5018.18
Average Minor - Per 162 games162568831563321581104711071434219.274.366.419.78523850660.313.145.281.00010.7916.281.512.2438.4432.43

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2013Norfolk TidesILAAAbal13Rel26000.0010100101.0000002000--------18.000.00--
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100101.0000002000--------18.000.00--
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100101.0000002000--------18.000.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings000.002200220002200220.000000440000--------18.000.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2007Helena Brewers PioRkmil203B55--25111108146136.9322.47------5993.272.4
2007Helena Brewers PioRkmil20SS5--318-321211.0004.20------598.56.6
2008West Virginia Power SALAmil213B91--611891212262250.9542.75------13766.465.5
2008West Virginia Power SALAmil212B34--6295425161157.9754.62------13724.824.5
2008West Virginia Power SALAmil21SS14--1231324643.9353.07------13710.210.1
2008West Virginia Power SALAmil21OF3--811-109.9003.00------1372.22.2
2009Brevard County Manatees FSLA+mil223B105--741831929276257.9312.45------12584.082.7
2009Brevard County Manatees FSLA+mil22SS18--2141386562.9543.44------12514.414.2
2009Brevard County Manatees FSLA+mil222B3--46--10101.0003.33------1252.42.4
2010Huntsville Stars SouAAmil23SS93--1292573263418386.9234.15------13568.966.4
2010Huntsville Stars SouAAmil233B36--22764510298.9612.72------13526.725.7
2010Huntsville Stars SouAAmil232B4--416152120.9525.00------1353.02.9
2010Huntsville Stars SouAAmil23LF1--3---331.0003.00------1350.70.7
2011Huntsville Stars SouAAmil243B58--39123410166162.9762.79------6589.242.3
2011Huntsville Stars SouAAmil242B5--149332623.8854.60------657.73.6
2011Huntsville Stars SouAAmil24SS1---1--111.0001.00------651.50.7
2011Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil243B16--434434238.9052.38------1794.111.1
2012Bowie Baysox EastAAbal253B91--582102023288268.9312.95------9793.864.1
2012Bowie Baysox EastAAbal25SS2--1---111.0000.50------972.11.4
2012Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal253B7--520322825.8933.57------1450.04.9
2012Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal252B5--1017-327271.0005.40------1435.73.5
2012Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal25SS3--34-1771.0002.33------1421.42.1
2013Bowie Baysox EastAAbal262B10--1720-837371.0003.70------2441.77.0
2013Bowie Baysox EastAAbal263B10--420222624.9232.40------2441.77.0
2013Bowie Baysox EastAAbal26SS3--55--10101.0003.33------2412.52.1
2013Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal263B49--29108710144137.9512.80------8955.134.0
2013Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal262B26--3070315103100.9713.85------8929.218.1
2013Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal26SS2--132-64.6672.00------892.21.4
2013Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal26P1---------------891.10.7
2014Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya273B33--2850187978.9872.36------8240.222.9
2014Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya27SS26--2860779588.9263.38------8231.718.1
2014Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya27RF17--253-228281.0001.65------8220.711.8
2014Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya272B3--37-110101.0003.33------823.72.1
2014New York YankeesALMLBnya273B18101031219133231.9691.720.30-----2962.111.1
2014New York YankeesALMLBnya27RF653642--661.0001.000.17-----2920.73.7
2014New York YankeesALMLBnya27LF22133-1-43.7501.500.23-----296.91.2
2014New York YankeesALMLBnya27DH1---------------293.40.6
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B18101031219133231.9691.720.30-----180.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF653642--661.0001.000.17-----60.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF22133-1-43.7501.500.23-----20.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B105--662121523293278.9492.65------1050.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B34--4394319140137.9794.03------340.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS31--32679810899.9173.19------310.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF17--253-228281.0001.65------170.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B195--1234293040582552.9482.83------1950.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 4 season(s)-   SS99--1352633263430398.9264.02------990.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B19--35454168480.9524.21------190.00.0
AA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF1--3---331.0003.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B105--741831929276257.9312.45------1050.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS18--2141386562.9543.44------180.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B3--46--10101.0003.33------30.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B91--611891212262250.9542.75------910.00.0
A Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B34--6295425161157.9754.62------340.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS14--1231324643.9353.07------140.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF3--811-109.9003.00------30.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B55--25111108146136.9322.47------550.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS5--318-321211.0004.20------50.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2007Helena Brewers PioRkmil20----555-----
2008West Virginia Power SALAmil21---341491---3-
2009Brevard County Manatees FSLA+mil22---318105-----
2010Huntsville Stars SouAAmil23---493361----
2011Huntsville Stars SouAAmil24---5158-----
2011Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil24-----16-----
2012Bowie Baysox EastAAbal25----291-----
2012Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal25---537-----
2013Bowie Baysox EastAAbal26---10310-----
2013Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal261--26249-----
2014Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya27---32633--17--
2014New York YankeesALMLBnya27-----182-6-1

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2008Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2111000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2009Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB22411110000000000001.0001.0002.0003.0002111.0001.0001.0000.000.000.000.000.00100.00
2010Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2398330000101200000.375.444.375.819309.500.000.25011.1122.222.000.000.000.00
2011Peoria JavelinasArizona Fall LgMinor241658151651081171400000.276.354.397.75123665.364.121.24110.7721.542.000.000.0037.50
2011Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2419324111002108300002.344.475.375.85012140.379.031.31320.007.500.380.000.009.09
2012Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB251012231012002310001.250.400.583.9837215.250.333.50013.3320.001.506.6712.0066.67
2013Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB26111100000010000001.0001.0001.0002.0001021.000.0001.00050.000.000.000.000.000.00
2014New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2724373117006005700003.297.381.486.86718742.367.189.32411.9016.671.400.000.0063.64
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs1658151651081171400000.276.354.397.75123665.364.121.24110.7721.542.000.000.0037.50
MLB Spring Training Totals - 7 yrs6892143010011020171610006.326.436.467.9034311110.387.141.34815.4514.550.940.9192.0036.67

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2014-11-213BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Yankees27.309  
2014-08-213BNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)27.217Team Roster on 2014-08-21
2014-08-013BNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)27.197Team Roster on 2014-08-01
2014-07-033BNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors27.168Team Roster on 2014-07-03
2014-04-283BNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list27.102Team Roster on 2014-04-28
2014-04-203BNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured27.094Team Roster on 2014-04-20
2014-04-183BNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)27.092Team Roster on 2014-04-18
2013-11-203BNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract26.308Team Roster on 2013-11-20
2013-11-053BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency26.293  
2013-05-163BBaltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Norfolk (AAA)26.120Team Roster on 2013-05-16
2012-08-053BBaltimore OriolesBowie (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Bowie (AA)25.201Team Roster on 2012-08-05
2012-07-183BBaltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Norfolk (AAA)25.183Team Roster on 2012-07-18
2012-06-093BBaltimore OriolesBowie (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Bowie (AA)25.144Team Roster on 2012-06-09
2012-03-293BBaltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)YMinors--Claimed off waivers from Brewers by Orioles25.072Team Roster on 2012-03-29
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-03-29Claimed off waivers by Orioles from Brewers 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 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
2014New York YankeesTeam Payroll27500,0000.06979449-3,256,497500,000500,0002013-11-20 - 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