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Jay AustinHigh Level: A+ Status: Free Agent since 2016
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Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

PositionsCF-312, OF-54, LF-22, RF-4Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMinors Leaguers
Proper NameJoseph E. Austin
Height5-11Weight170BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateAugust 10,1990 [27.192]PlaceAtlanta,Georgia
High SchoolNorth Atlanta (Atlanta,GA)

DraftedSelected by the Houston Astros in the 2nd round (56th overall) of the 2008 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$715,000Signing ScoutsLincoln MartinClarence Johns
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2009-HOU-#10 ... 2010-HOU-#8
OrganizationsHOU [5] Awards2
TBC Player ID143035
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed93Power42Contact65XBH41RBIs41Runs62Hitting71Durability76Team.466Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2008Greeneville AstrosAppRkhou-of1755212314242014146196940003.198.277.236.513506235.294.038.165.2428.0929.363.630.000.0014.29
2009Lexington LegendsSALAhou2cf18101397491062261332313317807017.267.320.360.68014329435.330.093.196.3037.1317.932.520.23397.0027.36
2010Lancaster JetHawksCalifA+hou5cf1913153283139251310595420391263103011.261.314.414.72822048587.323.153.289.3206.6421.473.231.7053.2034.53
2011Lexington LegendsSALAhou3cf20321239257001662133251202.203.301.260.561327144.269.057.195.2639.0322.222.460.000.0028.00
2011Lancaster JethawksCalifA+hou5cf207431547811743371711297311405.257.318.365.68311524350.321.108.219.3038.2920.862.520.86105.0029.63
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1064385610624435323134210562607.242.313.336.64914731494.307.094.212.2928.5021.262.500.61146.0029.25
2012Lexington LegendsSALAhou3cf2115517131104507410012.255.356.314.67016259.277.059.294.30111.866.780.570.000.0015.38
2014Southern Illinois MinersFrontierInd-23602333568122019284224432410.292.355.361.7168414264.352.069.266.3208.3316.672.000.000.0020.59
2015Traverse City Beach BumsFrontierInd-24652573982144432168153330200.319.361.451.81211622277.351.132.222.3525.4211.912.201.4464.2526.83
2016Sussex County MinersCanAmInd-259838166130235339404244542320.341.383.451.83417231414.378.110.268.3605.8010.871.880.72127.0023.85
2017Sussex County MinersCanAmInd--26431692859114121206162221000.349.412.479.8918116188.397.130.308.3858.5111.701.380.53169.0027.12
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter40816302264067626141631195213838214199230.249.312.353.6655761161810.315.104.230.0007.6221.102.770.77116.4328.57
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter205847130220421713967131681994117016.260.315.396.71133572937.322.136.263.0007.2621.242.931.3965.1532.73
A Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter14857165144307153341551114682211.252.319.335.65419138638.312.083.205.0007.9917.872.240.16571.0026.39
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter55212314242014146196940003.198.277.236.513506235.294.038.165.0008.0929.363.630.000.0014.29
Ind Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2661040168339601581111042277144125930.326.376.436.812453831143.369.110.263.0006.7412.601.870.70130.0024.48
Average Minor - Per 162 games162647901613010665472155152684112.249.312.353.66522946719.315.104.230.0007.6221.102.770.77116.4328.57

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpct
2016Sussex County MinersCanAmInd-Rel250027.0010100001.04330210006.0036.00--18.009.000.50-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0027.0010100001.04330210006.0036.00--18.009.000.50-

Fielding Statistics

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2008Greeneville Astros AppRkhou17OF54--108391120111.9252.06------5598.281.8
2009Lexington Legends SALAhou18CF99--1911043205201.9802.03------10198.070.7
2010Lancaster JetHawks CalifA+hou19CF128--2701253287282.9832.20------13197.791.4
2011Lexington Legends SALAhou20LF4--12---12121.0003.00------3212.52.9
2011Lexington Legends SALAhou20CF28--69-4-7369.9452.46------3287.520.3
2011Lancaster Jethawks CalifA+hou20CF50--111-1-112111.9912.22------7467.635.7
2011Lancaster Jethawks CalifA+hou20RF1--3---331.0003.00------741.40.7
2011Lancaster Jethawks CalifA+hou20LF18--2713-3128.9031.56------7424.312.9
2012Lexington Legends SALAhou21CF7--171--18181.0002.57------1546.75.1
2012Lexington Legends SALAhou21RF3--8-1-98.8892.67------1520.02.2
A+ Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF178--3811263399393.9852.21------1780.00.0
A+ Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF18--2713-3128.9031.56------180.00.0
A+ Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF1--3---331.0003.00------10.00.0
A Totals for CF - 3 season(s)-   CF134--2771183296288.9732.15------1340.00.0
A Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF4--12---12121.0003.00------40.00.0
A Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF3--8-1-98.8892.67------30.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF54--108391120111.9252.06------540.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2008Greeneville Astros AppRkhou17---------54-
2009Lexington Legends SALAhou18-------99---
2010Lancaster JetHawks CalifA+hou19-------128---
2011Lexington Legends SALAhou20------428---
2011Lancaster Jethawks CalifA+hou20------18501--
2012Lexington Legends SALAhou21-------73--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2010Peoria JavelinasArizona Fall LgMinor191245370007247900000.156.269.156.4257052.194.000.11113.4617.311.290.000.000.00
2011Salt River RaftersArizona Fall LgMinor2011456144107416900000.311.392.444.83620551.389.133.33311.7617.651.500.000.0035.71
2011Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB2044020000110100000.500.500.5001.000204.667.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 2 yrs23909214101465131800000.233.330.300.630275103.292.067.22212.6217.481.380.000.0023.81
MLB Spring Training Totals - 1 yrs44020000110100000.500.500.5001.000204.667.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2008High School All-American - 1st Team (OF)1
2016Can-Am League All-Star (OF)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2012-08-16CFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Astros  
2012-07-16CFHouston AstrosLexington (A)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DLTeam Roster on 2012-07-16
2012-07-02CFHouston AstrosLexington (A)-DL-7InjuredDL7 InjuredTeam Roster on 2012-07-02
2012-06-15CFHouston AstrosLexington (A)-Minors--Team Roster on 2012-06-15
* 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.