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Austin WatesHigh Level: AAA Status: Free Agent since 2015
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Rated Prospect

PositionsLF-178, CF-172, RF-101Position when DraftedRFPlayer Listed UnderMinors Leaguers
Proper NameAustin Anthony Wates
Height6-1Weight174BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 2,1988 [29.171]PlaceSeattle,Washington
High SchoolSt. Christopher's School (Richmond,VA)
CollegeVirginia Tech (Blacksburg,VA)

DraftedSelected by the Houston Astros in the 3rd round (90th overall) of the 2010 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$550,000Signing ScoutsEverett StullClarence Johns
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2011-HOU-#9
OrganizationsHOU [5] MIA [2] Awards2
TBC Player ID145124MLBAM ID534909
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed79Power49Contact68XBH45RBIs50Runs59Hitting73Durability72Team.505Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2008Virginia TechACCNCAA-1-35of19532163570106233155113362303.324.369.454.8239818238.370.130.227.3604.6213.873.000.84108.0025.71
2009Virginia TechACCNCAA-1-21of20471945077203542161133284003.397.456.6081.06411828219.459.211.356.4605.9414.612.462.2838.8036.36
2010Virginia TechACCNCAA-1-21of216022561861658541833630142005.382.495.6041.09913629277.417.222.449.47813.0010.830.832.8928.1333.72
2010Gulf Coast AstrosGCLRkhou-2113100000000210000.000.250.000.250004.000.000.000.1830.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2010Tri City ValleyCatsNYPLA-hou13cf21123811122116908610003.316.447.500.94719447.355.184.632.42017.0212.770.752.1338.0033.33
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         134112122116908820003.293.431.463.89419451.344.170.585.40115.6915.691.001.9641.0033.33
2011Lancaster JethawksCalifA+hou15cf-lf221325268515823967526747861126113.300.366.413.77921738592.345.113.238.3457.9414.531.831.0187.6724.05
2012Gulf Coast AstrosGCLRkhou-cf2339250012000200000.556.556.8891.445819.667.333.333.6220.0022.220.0011.119.0020.00
2012Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou8lf23953595810916474817113171116215.304.375.429.80415427409.360.125.228.3537.5817.362.291.7151.2924.77
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         983686011416485017113173116215.310.379.440.81916228418.367.130.231.3597.4217.462.351.9146.0024.56
2013Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou8lf24238714273315111141830010.310.423.448.871397104.382.138.414.38513.4617.311.290.9687.0025.93
2013Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAAhourf-lf2415495152005402312001.306.346.347.69317254.326.041.163.3113.705.561.500.000.0013.33
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         38136194253110151162142011.309.397.412.809569158.360.103.324.36010.1313.291.310.63136.0021.43
2014New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAmiacf2527111182871006292210011.252.314.333.647378121.315.081.198.2897.4418.182.440.000.0028.57
2014Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAAhou8cf-rf25742814484113230314434525023.299.396.381.77710716331.350.082.331.35112.9913.601.050.60140.5019.05
2014Totals for PCL-PCL         10139262112184230376526735034.286.374.367.74114424452.341.081.293.33411.5014.821.290.44196.0021.43
2015New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAmia5rf-lf26109305367218012843215744209.236.292.305.5979319336.285.069.141.2676.2516.962.710.30305.0026.39
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter491176827451082211919910828175312351910635.288.362.391.7536911222007.339.103.247.0008.7215.551.780.9593.0523.92
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter225746103199384363459751278112314.267.339.340.67925445842.317.073.223.0008.9115.081.690.36248.6722.61
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1184467213619785328124589146225.305.385.433.81819334513.365.128.265.0008.7717.351.981.5655.7525.00
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1325268515823967526747861126113.300.366.413.77921738592.345.113.238.0007.9414.531.831.0187.6724.05
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter123811122116908610003.316.447.500.94719447.355.184.632.00017.0212.770.752.1338.0033.33
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter412350012000410000.417.462.6671.1298113.571.250.250.0000.0030.770.007.6912.0020.00
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter16063514623346141512949960952883011.367.442.554.99635275734.413.187.345.0008.1712.941.582.0442.3332.19
Average Minor - Per 162 games16258390168277666369581031263212.288.362.391.75322840662.339.103.247.0008.7215.551.780.9593.0523.92

Fielding Statistics

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2010Tri City ValleyCats NYPLA-hou21LF1---------------128.31.4
2010Tri City ValleyCats NYPLA-hou21CF4--6---661.0001.50------1233.35.4
2011Lancaster Jethawks CalifA+hou22CF65--127831138135.9782.08------13249.246.4
2011Lancaster Jethawks CalifA+hou22LF45--5012-5351.9621.13------13234.132.1
2011Lancaster Jethawks CalifA+hou22RF18--31---31311.0001.72------13213.612.9
2012Gulf Coast Astros GCLRkhou23CF3--5---551.0001.67------3100.05.1
2012Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou23RF3--3---331.0001.00------953.22.1
2012Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou23CF27--412114443.9771.59------9528.419.3
2012Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou23LF62--103331109106.9721.71------9565.344.3
2013Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou24LF19--2611-2827.9641.42------2382.613.6
2013Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou24CF1--3---331.0003.00------234.30.7
2013Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou24LF6--9---991.0001.50------1540.04.2
2013Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou24RF9--11---11111.0001.22------1560.06.3
2014New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAmia25LF1---------------273.70.7
2014Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou25RF18--213--24241.0001.33------7424.312.5
2014New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAmia25CF26--52-2-5452.9632.00------2796.318.1
2014Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou25LF15--16---16161.0001.07------7420.310.4
2014Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou25CF34--6921-7271.9862.09------7445.923.6
2015New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAmia26CF12--32---32321.0002.67------10911.08.3
2015New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAmia26RF53--9232-9795.9791.79------10948.636.8
2015New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAmia26LF29--432--45451.0001.55------10926.620.1
AAA Totals for RF - 3 season(s)-   RF80--12462-132130.9851.63------800.00.0
AAA Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF72--15323-158155.9812.15------720.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 3 season(s)-   LF51--682--70701.0001.37------510.00.0
AA Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF81--129441137133.9711.64------810.00.0
AA Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF28--442114746.9791.64------280.00.0
AA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF3--3---331.0001.00------30.00.0
A+ Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF65--127831138135.9782.08------650.00.0
A+ Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF45--5012-5351.9621.13------450.00.0
A+ Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF18--31---31311.0001.72------180.00.0
A- Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF4--6---661.0001.50------40.00.0
A- Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF1---------------10.00.0
Rk Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF3--5---551.0001.67------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2010Tri City ValleyCats NYPLA-hou21------14---
2011Lancaster Jethawks CalifA+hou22------456518--
2012Gulf Coast Astros GCLRkhou23-------3---
2012Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou23------62273--
2013Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou24------191---
2013Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou24------6-9--
2014New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAmia25------126---
2014Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou25------153418--
2015New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAmia26------291253--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2009Yarmouth-Dennis Red SoxCape Cod LeagueCollege2040138174382021124132561011.312.395.399.7945510158.381.087.2398.2315.821.920.000.0023.26
2011Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB2232010001000001000.500.500.5001.000103.500.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2013Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB2411000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2014Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB2544120001000100000.500.500.5001.000204.667.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2015Miami MarlinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2644110000000200000.250.250.250.500104.500.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs40138174382021124132561011.312.395.399.7945510158.381.087.2398.2315.821.920.000.0023.26
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs1211240002000301000.364.364.364.7284012.500.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2010Atlantic Coast Conference All-Conference (OF)1
2012Texas League All-Star (OF)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2015-11-10CF-LFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Marlins  
2014-08-01CF-LFMiami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to New Orleans (AAA)Team Roster on 2014-08-01
2014-07-31CF-LFMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)-MinorsTradedTraded from Astros with Enrique Hernandez and Jarred Cosart to Marlins for Colin Moran, Jake Marisnick, Francis Martes and a 2015 pickTeam Roster on 2014-07-31
2014-05-23CF-LFHouston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled listTeam Roster on 2014-05-23
2014-05-18CF-LFHouston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 InjuredTeam Roster on 2014-05-18
2014-05-10CF-LFHouston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled listTeam Roster on 2014-05-10
2014-05-04CF-LFHouston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 InjuredTeam Roster on 2014-05-04
2014-04-25CF-LFHouston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled listTeam Roster on 2014-04-25
2014-04-19CF-LFHouston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 InjuredTeam Roster on 2014-04-19
2014-04-12CF-LFHouston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2013-07-05CF-LFHouston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Corpus Christi (AA)Team Roster on 2013-07-05
2013-05-10CF-LFHouston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)Team Roster on 2013-05-10
2013-05-02CF-LFHouston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DLTeam Roster on 2013-05-02
2013-04-27CF-LFHouston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 InjuredTeam Roster on 2013-04-27
2012-06-29CF-LFHouston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DLTeam Roster on 2012-06-29
2012-06-23CF-LFHouston AstrosGulf Coast Astros (Rk)-DL-7InjuredAssigned to Gulf Coast Astros (Rk) for rehabTeam Roster on 2012-06-23
2012-06-14CF-LFHouston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Quadriceps tightnessTeam Roster on 2012-06-14
2012-06-12CF-LFHouston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)-Minors--Team Roster on 2012-06-12
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2010-08-16ContractSigned by Astros 
* 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.