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Drake BrittonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2017 MLB Years: 2013-2014
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Drafted
Rated Prospect

PositionsP-241, DH-1Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn Drake Britton
Height6-2Weight200BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateMay 22,1989 [29.125]PlaceMagnolia,Texas
High SchoolTomball (Tomball,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Boston Red Sox [Team Picks] in the 23rd round (714th overall) of the 2007 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$700,000Signing ScoutsJim RobinsonService Time0.103 (2014)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2011-MLB-#97 ... 2011-BOS-#5
MLB DebutJuly 20,2013 [24.059]
OrganizationsBOS [7] CHN [1] DET [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID129228Retrosheet IDbritd001MLBAM ID518493
Pitch Repertoire Slider (34.00%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (29.50%) -- Fastball (19.75%) -- Sinker (13.25%) -- Changeup (3.50%)
Fastball Velocity [2014] - 92.33 - [2013] - 93.08
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts26Walks32Hittable39SO/BB23vsPower39Hitting13Durability61Team.520Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2008Lowell SpinnersNYPLA-bos18ST19124.28871000033.2301816316261001.378.020.804.286.951.63.333-
2009Gulf Coast Red SoxGCLRkbos-ST20000.0044000007.020004110000.862.57--5.1414.142.75--
2009Lowell SpinnersNYPLA-bos-ST20001.9333000004.24110380001.507.71--5.7915.432.67--
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0000.77770000011.261107190001.114.63--5.4014.662.71--
2010Greenville DriveSALAbos16ST21232.9721210000075.2693225523787001.228.210.592.749.283.39.400-
2011Salem Red SoxCaroA+bos31ST221136.9126260000097.2111817512558916001.7010.231.115.078.201.62.071-
2012Salem Red SoxCaroA+bos15S/R23355.801082000045.0423529519422001.368.401.003.808.402.21.375-
2012Portland Sea DogsEastAAbos34ST23473.7216160000084.2864135338762001.469.140.324.048.082.00.364-
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST07124.44262420000129.212876648571184001.438.880.563.968.192.07.368-
2013Portland Sea DogsEastAAbos34ST24763.5117161110097.0945238536806001.348.690.463.337.402.22.538-
2013Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos38ST24018.4411000005.010550150002.0616.88--1.698.445.00.000-
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0773.77181711100102.21045743537856001.379.120.443.247.452.30.500-
2013Boston Red SoxALMLBbos66Rel24113.8618018007021.0219917170001.339.000.433.007.292.43.5003.05
2014Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos38Rel25235.86450450022558.0774138838375001.9711.881.235.865.710.97.400-
2014Boston Red SoxALMLBbos66Rel25000.0070700006.25000240001.056.75--2.705.402.00-2.83
2015Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn1S/R26785.08281117005183.0805147733455001.368.640.763.564.861.36.467-
2016Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet16Rel27034.5737037004041.0432221321171001.559.360.654.573.700.81.000-
2017Bridgeport BluefishAtlInd-Rel28413.6834034007029.0301212312193001.439.200.923.685.831.58.800-
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter112.9325025007027.2269919210001.278.460.332.936.832.33.500-0.07
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter27514.6821611310311316630.06483793305128751445001.479.200.724.077.301.79.346-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter9155.30111129900316187.0210119111189310411001.6110.040.864.444.971.12.375-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter11133.61333211100181.118093738741568001.408.900.403.667.712.11.458-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter4186.56363420000142.2153116104177413118001.599.651.074.678.261.77.182-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter232.9721210000075.2693225523787001.228.210.592.749.283.39.400-
A- Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter123.9911101000037.0341917319341001.387.980.704.467.981.79.333-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0044000007.020004110000.862.57--5.1414.142.75--
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter413.6834034007029.0301212312193001.439.200.923.685.831.58.800-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter112.9325025007027.2269919210001.278.460.332.936.832.33.500-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings882.93199019900560220.020772728721670001.278.460.332.936.832.33.500-0.07
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings9184.6875393600112220.02251321151810017816001.479.200.724.077.301.79.333-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2015Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn1p261712030001000200000.250.250.250.5003012.300.000.000.2200.0016.670.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1812030001000200000.250.250.250.5003012.300.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1812030001000200000.250.250.250.5003012.300.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16210802700090001800000.250.250.250.500270108.300.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2008Lowell Spinners NYPLA-bos19P8--15-1661.0000.75------8100.011.0
2009Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos20P4---------------4100.07.5
2009Lowell Spinners NYPLA-bos20P3---------------3100.04.0
2010Greenville Drive SALAbos21P21--492-1513.8670.62------21100.015.1
2011Salem Red Sox CaroA+bos22P26--412121716.9410.62------26100.018.7
2012Salem Red Sox CaroA+bos23P10--27--991.0000.90------10100.07.3
2012Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos23P16--312--15151.0000.94------16100.011.3
2013Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos24P17--911112120.9521.18------17100.012.1
2013Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos24P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2013Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24P18-21-3-1331.0000.170.143260.0-1994.711.1
2013Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24DH1---------------195.30.6
2014Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos25P45--210121312.9230.27------45100.031.3
2014Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25P7-6-1--111.0000.140.17-----7100.04.3
2015Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn26P28--414--18181.0000.64------28100.019.4
2016Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet27P37--12--331.0000.08------37100.025.7
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P25-27-4-1441.0000.160.153260.0-250.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P111--727123534.9710.31------1110.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P33--1223113635.9721.06------330.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P36--619122625.9620.69------360.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P21--492-1513.8670.62------210.00.0
A- Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P11--15-1661.0000.55------110.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P4---------------40.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2008Lowell Spinners NYPLA-bos198----------
2009Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos204----------
2009Lowell Spinners NYPLA-bos203----------
2010Greenville Drive SALAbos2121----------
2011Salem Red Sox CaroA+bos2226----------
2012Salem Red Sox CaroA+bos2310----------
2012Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos2316----------
2013Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos2417----------
2013Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos241----------
2013Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2418---------1
2014Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos2545----------
2014Boston Red SoxALMLBbos257----------
2015Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn2628----------
2016Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2737----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2013Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB24008.1020200003.1533041102.9013.500.0010.802.700.258.10.000
2014Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB25016.5260600209.21177149101.6310.240.933.728.382.256.52.000
2015Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26103.2490900118.1843045101.488.640.004.325.401.254.321.000
2016Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB27104.9150500103.2322123001.567.362.454.917.361.504.911.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs215.4022022004125.027161521418301.649.720.725.046.481.295.76.667

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2016-11-07RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency27.169  
2016-08-03RPDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)-RestrictedOff-RosterSuspended 50 games for using a banned stimulant27.073Team Roster on 2016-08-03
2016-04-07RPDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)26.320Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2015-12-15RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract26.207Team Roster on 2015-12-15
2015-11-10RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency26.172  
2015-09-07RPChicago CubsIowa (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list26.108Team Roster on 2015-09-07
2015-08-28RPChicago CubsIowa (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured26.098Team Roster on 2015-08-28
2015-05-08RPChicago CubsIowa (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list25.351Team Roster on 2015-05-08
2015-04-24RPChicago CubsIowa (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured25.337Team Roster on 2015-04-24
2015-04-09RPChicago CubsIowa (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Iowa (AAA)25.322Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2015-04-04RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors25.317Team Roster on 2015-04-04
2015-02-05RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActive--Claimed off waivers from Red Sox by Cubs25.259Team Roster on 2015-02-05
2015-01-31RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment25.254Team Roster on 2015-01-31
2014-09-05RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Pawtucket (AAA)25.106Team Roster on 2014-09-05
2014-06-10RPBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list25.019Team Roster on 2014-06-10
2014-06-02RPBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Injured25.011Team Roster on 2014-06-02
2014-05-02RPBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA)24.345Team Roster on 2014-05-02
2014-05-01RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Pawtucket (AAA)24.344Team Roster on 2014-05-01
2014-03-29RPBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA)24.311Team Roster on 2014-03-29
2013-07-14RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Pawtucket (AAA)24.053Team Roster on 2013-07-14
2013-07-09PBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA)24.048Team Roster on 2013-07-09
2013-03-05PBoston Red SoxPortland (AA)YMinorsContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013-2013 ($0.49m)23.287Team Roster on 2013-03-05
2012-05-25PBoston Red SoxPortland (AA)YMinors--23.003Team Roster on 2012-05-25
* 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
2007Boston Red Sox-18700,000-------700,000Signing Bonus out of 2007 Draft (23rd round - 714th overall)
2013Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll24490,000-77543-3,023,990490,0001,190,0002013-03-05 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013-2013 ($0.49m)
2014Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll25503,0000.10372933203,256,497500,0001,693,000
* 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