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Brett NicholasTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: San Diego Padres - In Minors MLB Years: 2016-2017
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

Positions1B-419, C-403, 3B-3, P-2Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper Name Brett James Nicholas
Height6-1Weight214BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 18,1988 [30.126]PlacePhoenix,Arizona
High SchoolPinnacle (Phoenix,AZ)
CollegeGonzaga University (Spokane,WA), University of Missouri (Columbia,MO), Scottsdale Community College (Scottsdale,AZ)

DraftedSelected by the Texas Rangers [Team Picks] in the 6th round (196th overall) of the 2010 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$125,000Signing ScoutsDustin SmithService Time0.153 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[PIPE] 2017-TEX-#25
MLB DebutApril 11,2016 [27.267]
OrganizationsTEX [8] SDN [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID144831Retrosheet IDnichb001MLBAM ID592592
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (73.33%) -- Curveball (26.67%)
Fastball Velocity [2017] - 66.91
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed27Power74Contact56XBH70RBIs78Runs46Hitting71Durability53Team.519Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2008GonzagaWCCNCAA-1Fr531b1929631215301151161080101.238.372.333.70521478.264.095.190.3317.6912.821.671.2863.0026.67
2009Scottsdale Community CollCollegeSo101b206020907917394930360100400.378.483.6171.10012929259.343.239.426.47113.900.000.003.4723.2236.71
2010MissouriBig12NCAA-1Jr111b215521151741501264202033126105.351.434.5921.02612527250.371.241.346.4468.0013.201.654.8017.5836.49
2010Arizona RangersArizRktex-c2136111003000110000.167.286.333.619217.200.166.167.2860.0014.290.000.000.00100.00
2010Spokane IndiansNwstA-tex7c2151192244710033220204920214.245.319.344.6636613216.310.099.214.2989.2622.692.451.3964.0027.66
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         54198254811033520205030214.242.318.343.6616814223.306.101.212.2988.9722.422.501.3566.0029.17
2011Spokane IndiansNwstA-tex151b2263224356221064510384551505.277.386.451.83710127273.315.174.348.36913.9216.481.182.2037.3343.55
2011Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+tex49c2239011000002300000.111.273.222.4952111.167.111.333.24218.1827.271.500.000.00100.00
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         66233356322064510404851505.270.382.442.82410328284.310.172.348.36414.0816.901.202.1138.8344.44
2012Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+tex481b231224464912733086351448460838.285.351.413.76418441504.329.128.235.3338.7316.671.911.5955.7532.28
2013Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex291b2413650671146253219121461231301078.289.357.474.83124049575.336.185.279.3588.0021.392.673.6524.1033.56
2014Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtex19c-1b251274524012420110584127112714211.274.322.389.71117631491.341.115.181.3155.5022.814.152.0445.2025.00
2015Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtex22c-1b26109403491082201263222779215112.268.314.412.72616634438.303.144.211.3146.1618.042.932.7433.5831.48
2016Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtex22c27101400571152711358223888333115.288.351.458.80918341447.338.170.265.3488.5019.692.322.9130.7735.65
2016Texas RangersALMLBtex63c2715405115024004910002.275.356.550.90622745.310.275.375.3838.8920.002.254.4420.0063.64
2017Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtex22c2869273358518273821135951118.311.353.469.82212827293.375.158.209.3504.4420.144.542.3939.0031.76
2017Texas RangersALMLBtex6c282163715402110021300002.238.262.397.65925665.271.159.190.2793.0820.006.503.0831.5040.00
2018El Paso ChihuahuasPCLAAAsdn29117412651203011683113786403013.291.353.485.83820047456.332.194.284.3608.1118.862.323.5125.7539.17
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter361031226904150062210004.252.300.456.7564713110.286.204.262.0005.4520.003.673.6425.7550.00
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter9013323426936208896534219292729487411684.282.344.436.78014483123711.331.154.246.0007.8719.642.502.5934.6133.33
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter523194024655211755830011714242421616559.285.337.440.7778531802125.335.155.230.0006.6819.952.992.7333.4532.61
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13650671146253219121461231301078.289.357.474.83124049575.336.185.279.0008.0021.392.673.6524.1033.56
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1254554912834086351468760838.281.350.409.75918642515.326.128.237.0008.9316.891.891.5556.8832.81
A- Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1144165910931097730589471719.262.357.401.75816740489.313.139.286.00011.8619.221.621.8446.2236.70
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter36111003000110000.167.286.333.619217.200.166.167.0000.0014.290.000.000.00100.00
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1444836316835322128616243306606.348.448.5691.01727560587.344.221.360.00010.567.330.693.7521.9535.71
Texas Rangers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter361031226904150062210004.252.300.456.7564713110.286.204.262.0005.4520.003.673.6425.7550.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162464541174101868002799500018.252.300.456.75621259495.286.204.262.0005.4520.003.673.6425.7550.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625977716837117964253131917315.282.344.436.78026056667.331.154.246.0007.8719.642.502.5934.6133.33

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2017Texas RangersALMLBtex6Rel280036.0010100101.05440000005.0045.00------0.00-3.16
2018El Paso ChihuahuasPCLAAAsdnRel29000.0010100100.03000000009.0081.00------0.00--
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0036.0010100101.05440000005.0045.00------0.00-0.00
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100100.03000000009.0081.00------0.00--
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100100.03000000009.0081.00------0.00--
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0036.0010100101.05440000005.0045.00------0.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings0036.002200220002200220.011008808800000005.0045.00------0.00-0.00
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings000.006600660006600220.01980000000009.0081.00------0.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2010Arizona Rangers ArizRktex21C1--5---551.0005.00-1-100.02333.31.8
2010Spokane Indians NwstA-tex21C37--31034-33443441.0009.30-461871.975172.548.7
2011Spokane Indians NwstA-tex221B30--22621218249247.9928.23------6347.639.5
2011Spokane Indians NwstA-tex22C12--9611-31071071.0008.92-11761.1-6319.015.8
2011Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+tex22C3--185--23231.0007.67-1233.3-3100.02.2
2012Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+tex231B106--9266611961003992.9899.36------12286.976.3
2012Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+tex23C11--7172-8078.9757.09-12-100.021229.07.9
2013Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex241B117--9917979810771070.9949.15------13686.083.6
2013Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex24C14--1081112120119.9928.50-11664.7113610.310.0
2014Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex25C74--5864255633628.9928.49-611877.2912758.351.4
2014Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex251B44--33932141372371.9978.43------12734.630.6
2015Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex26C48--3302923361359.9947.48-401572.7210944.033.3
2015Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex261B47--37938238419417.9958.87------10943.132.6
2016Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex27C70--4703853513508.9907.26-551578.6710169.349.0
2016Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex271B19--16518-171831831.0009.63------10118.813.3
2016Texas RangersALMLBtex27C1510103965-21011011.0006.730.983260.0215100.09.3
2017Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex28C44--3021926323321.9947.30-261268.426963.831.9
2017Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex281B8--487-255551.0006.88------6911.65.8
2017Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex283B3--17-1881.0002.67------694.32.2
2017Texas RangersALMLBtex28C19161451067-21131131.0005.950.7810-100.0-2190.511.7
2017Texas RangersALMLBtex28P1-11---111.0001.001.00-----214.80.6
2018El Paso Chihuahuas PCLAAAsdn29C55--4122732442439.9937.98-461575.4811747.039.6
2018El Paso Chihuahuas PCLAAAsdn291B48--36125342389386.9928.04------11741.034.5
2018El Paso Chihuahuas PCLAAAsdn29P1---------------1170.90.7
MLB Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C342624820212-42142141.0006.290.8613286.72340.00.0
MLB Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1-11---111.0001.001.00-----10.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 5 season(s)-   C291--2100155171922722255.9937.75-2287575.2282910.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 5 season(s)-   1B166--1292120614014181412.9968.51------1660.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B3--17-1881.0002.67------30.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B117--9917979810771070.9949.15------1170.00.0
AA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C14--1081112120119.9928.50-11664.71140.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B106--9266611961003992.9899.36------1060.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C14--89122-103101.9817.21-13286.72140.00.0
A- Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C49--40645-64514511.0009.20-572569.57490.00.0
A- Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B30--22621218249247.9928.23------300.00.0
Rk Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C1--5---551.0005.00-1-100.0210.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2010Arizona Rangers ArizRktex21-1---------
2010Spokane Indians NwstA-tex21-37---------
2011Spokane Indians NwstA-tex22-1230--------
2011Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+tex22-3---------
2012Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+tex23-11106--------
2013Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex24-14117--------
2014Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex25-7444--------
2015Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex26-4847--------
2016Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex27-7019--------
2016Texas RangersALMLBtex27-15---------
2017Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex28-448--3-----
2017Texas RangersALMLBtex28119---------
2018El Paso Chihuahuas PCLAAAsdn2915548--------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2012Surprise SaguarosArizona Fall LgMinor23210100000010000001.0001.0001.0002.0001021.000.0001.00050.000.000.000.000.000.00
2012Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2311000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2013Surprise SaguarosArizona Fall LgMinor24176171470160031100000.230.266.393.65924864.265.163.2134.6917.193.671.5661.0057.14
2013Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2445110000000100000.200.200.200.400105.250.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
2014Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB251010210001002100000.100.250.100.3501012.111.000.20016.678.330.500.000.000.00
2015Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2622000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2016Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB271418572025003600001.389.476.8331.30915421.500.444.61114.2928.572.009.529.0057.14
2017Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2846000000000100002.000.000.000.000006.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
2018Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB29913030000000400000.231.231.231.4623013.333.000.0000.0030.770.000.000.000.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 2 yrs196271570160041100000.242.288.403.69125866.280.161.2266.0616.672.751.5262.0053.33
MLB Spring Training Totals - 7 yrs445581220260051300003.218.283.364.64720460.250.146.2368.3321.672.603.3327.5033.33

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2010Big 12 Conference All-Conference (UT)1
2013Texas League All-Star (DH)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-11-021BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentElected Free Agency30.107  
2018-04-071BSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)-MinorsTradedTraded from Rangers to Padres for future considerations29.263Team Roster on 2018-04-07
2018-03-131BTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors29.238Team Roster on 2018-03-13
2018-03-071BTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment29.232Team Roster on 2018-03-07
2017-07-241BTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Round Rock (AAA)29.006Team Roster on 2017-07-24
2017-04-281BTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL and assigned to Round Rock (AAA)28.284Team Roster on 2017-04-28
2017-04-241BTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Round Rock (AAA) for rehab28.280Team Roster on 2017-04-24
2017-04-021BTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Torn meniscus, left knee28.258Team Roster on 2017-04-02
2016-09-011BTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Round Rock (AAA)28.045Team Roster on 2016-09-01
2016-05-051BTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)27.291Team Roster on 2016-05-05
2016-04-101BTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors27.266Team Roster on 2016-04-10
2014-04-121BTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)25.268Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2013-04-081BTexas RangersFrisco (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Frisco (AA)24.264Team Roster on 2013-04-08
2012-06-091BTexas RangersMyrtle Beach (A+)-Minors--23.326Team Roster on 2012-06-09
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-06-20ContractSigned by Rangers 
* 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
2010Texas Rangers-21125,000-------125,000Signing Bonus out of 2010 Draft (6th round - 196th overall)
2016Texas RangersTeam Payroll27507,5000.05677140-3,498,245507,500632,500
2017Texas RangersTeam Payroll28537,0000.15378136143,651,709535,0001,169,500
* 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