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Josh SpenceHigh Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2014 MLB Years: 2011-2012
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PositionsP-171Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJoshua Patrick William Spence
Height6-1Weight170BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJanuary 22,1988 [30.028]PlaceGeelong,Australia
CollegeCentral Arizona College (Coolidge,AZ), Arizona State University (Tempe,AZ)

DraftedSelected by the San Diego Padres in the 9th round (274th overall) of the 2010 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Los Angeles Angels in the 3rd round (110th overall) of the 2009 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 25th round (768th overall) of the 2008 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$100,000Signing ScoutsDave LottsfeldtService Time0.139 (2012)
MLB DebutJune 24,2011 [23.154]
OrganizationsSDN [3] MIA [1] NYA [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID142535Retrosheet IDspenj001MLBAM ID543805
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts69Walks53Hittable64SO/BB61vsPower64Hitting0Durability58Team.475Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2007Central Arizona CollegeCollegeNCAAFrS/R191331.102016416802130.08623163241499000.845.940.211.6610.296.21.813-
2008Central Arizona CollegeCollegeNCAASoS/R201441.6927171016807138.210937265191781000.927.070.321.2311.559.37.778-
2009Arizona StatePac10NCAA-1Jr45S/R211012.37181532001102.29334273301254101.208.150.262.6310.964.17.909-
2010Arizona PadresArizRksdn-Rel22000.0010100001.01000031001.009.00----27.000.00--
2010Eugene EmeraldsNwstA-sdn-ST22001.5022000006.04111180000.836.001.501.5012.008.00--
2010Fort Wayne TinCapsMidwAsdn23S/R22223.71734000017.0147726311001.187.411.063.1816.415.17.500-
2010Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorInd--S/R0223.001055000024.0198837422001.087.131.132.6315.756.00.500-
2011San Antonio MissionsTexAAsdn34Rel23311.7135035007047.02999411420100.855.510.762.097.993.82.750-
2011San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn44Rel23022.7340040008029.21499219310021.114.250.615.769.401.63.0003.94
2012Tucson PadresPCLAAAsdn4Rel24424.2031427007049.0482723420362001.388.760.733.656.571.80.667-
2012San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn44Rel24014.3511011003010.0135515100001.7411.320.874.358.712.00.0003.87
2013Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RaiILAAAnya53Rel25113.98330330014143.0501919017410001.5610.47--3.568.582.41.500-
2014Amarillo SoxAmerAssocInd-Rel260018.6930300204.010991533003.4620.772.0810.386.230.60--
2014Windy City ThunderBoltsFrontierInd-ST261105.2314140100075.2944944830582101.6411.180.953.576.901.93.091-
2014New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAmia35Rel26003.9711011004011.0135527120001.7610.321.595.569.531.71--
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter033.15510510011039.1271414324410021.286.080.685.409.231.71.0000.88
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1063.29120911100321174.1159686413621734101.268.180.673.198.902.79.625-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter534.087547100251103.21115147644892001.509.640.523.827.732.02.625-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter311.7135035007047.02999411420100.855.510.762.097.993.82.750-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter223.71734000017.0147726311001.187.411.063.1816.415.17.500-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter001.5022000006.04111180000.836.001.501.5012.008.00--
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100001.01000031001.009.00----27.000.00--
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1105.9617143102079.11045853935615101.7411.701.013.946.861.74.091-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3781.676548173416010370.22889469117345214100.976.970.271.7710.956.19.822-
San Diego Padres Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter033.15510510011039.1271414324410021.286.080.685.409.231.71.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings0173.15281028100610220.014977771713222600111.286.080.685.409.231.71.0000.88
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1383.291511114000401220.0200858016782175101.268.180.673.198.902.79.619-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2011San Antonio MissionsTexAAsdn34p23152000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2012Tucson PadresPCLAAAsdn4p24176000000000401000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0057.140.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter328000000000601000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter176000000000401000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0057.140.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter152000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162410000000003005000.000.000.000.0000046.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2010Arizona Padres ArizRksdn22P1---------------1100.01.8
2010Eugene Emeralds NwstA-sdn22P2---4--441.0002.00------2100.02.6
2010Fort Wayne TinCaps MidwAsdn22P7--12--331.0000.43------7100.05.0
2011San Antonio Missions TexAAsdn23P35--591-1514.9330.40------35100.025.0
2011San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn23P40-2922--441.0000.100.14-----40100.024.7
2012Tucson Padres PCLAAAsdn24P31--39111312.9230.39------31100.021.5
2012San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn24P11-1015--661.0000.550.601150.0-11100.06.8
2013Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya25P33--44--881.0000.24------33100.022.9
2014New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAmia26P11---------------11100.07.6
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P51-3937--10101.0000.200.261150.0-510.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P75--713112120.9520.27------750.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P35--591-1514.9330.40------350.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P7--12--331.0000.43------70.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2---4--441.0002.00------20.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2010Arizona Padres ArizRksdn221----------
2010Eugene Emeralds NwstA-sdn222----------
2010Fort Wayne TinCaps MidwAsdn227----------
2011San Antonio Missions TexAAsdn2335----------
2011San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2340----------
2012Tucson Padres PCLAAAsdn2431----------
2012San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2411----------
2013Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya2533----------
2014New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAmia2611----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2010Cotuit KettleersCape Cod LeagueCollege22100.90330000010.07210511101.206.300.004.509.902.201.801.000
2012Peoria JavelinasArizona Fall LgMinor24019.0070700007.01077055002.1412.860.006.436.431.009.00.000
2012San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB24000.0020200101.2200001001.6710.800.000.005.4000.00.000
2013New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB25002.161101100208.1652115000.866.481.081.085.405.005.40.000
2014Miami MarlinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26004.9130300003.2222153102.194.912.4512.277.360.604.91.000
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs100.90330000010.07210511101.206.300.004.509.902.201.801.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs019.0070700007.01077055002.1412.860.006.436.431.009.00.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs002.6316016003013.71074269101.176.591.323.955.931.504.61.000

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2017Tri-City Dust DevilsNwstA-Minorsdn29Pitching Coach764036.5263.02Ben Fritz
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
20093rd Team College All-American (SP) ... Pac-10 Conference All-Conference (P)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2014-05-21PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Marlins  
2014-04-12PMiami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to New Orleans (AAA)Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2014-01-11PMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League ContractTeam Roster on 2014-01-11
2013-08-04PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Yankees  
2013-04-06PNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)Team Roster on 2013-04-06
2012-12-18PNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minorsTeam Roster on 2012-12-18
2012-12-14PNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for assignmentTeam Roster on 2012-12-14
2012-11-06PNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActive--Claimed off waivers from Padres by YankeesTeam Roster on 2012-11-06
2012-11-02PSan Diego PadresTucson (AAA)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for assignmentTeam Roster on 2012-11-02
2012-08-27PSan Diego PadresTucson (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Tucson (AAA)Team Roster on 2012-08-27
2012-08-24PSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Tucson (AAA)Team Roster on 2012-08-24
2012-07-12PSan Diego PadresTucson (AAA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DLTeam Roster on 2012-07-12
2012-06-24PSan Diego PadresTucson (AAA)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Strained left shoulderTeam Roster on 2012-06-24
2012-05-14PSan Diego PadresTucson (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Tucson (AAA)Team Roster on 2012-05-14
2012-05-07PSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YActive--Team Roster on 2012-05-07
2012-04-07PSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Tucson (AAA)Team Roster on 2012-04-07
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2010-07-19ContractSigned by Padres 
* 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
2010San Diego Padres-22100,000-------100,000Signing Bonus out of 2010 Draft (9th round - 274th overall)
2011San Diego PadresTeam Payroll23414,000-78947-2,722,607414,000514,000
2012San Diego PadresTeam Payroll24480,0000.13976049-2,954,887480,000994,000
* 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