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Luke BardTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Los Angeles Angels MLB Years: 2018-2019
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Drafted
Rated Prospect
Rule 5 Pick
1st Round Draft Pick
PositionsP-172Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLuke Francis Bard
Height6-3Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateNovember 13,1990 [29.009]PlaceCharlotte,North Carolina
High SchoolCharlotte Christian (Charlotte,NC)
CollegeGeorgia Tech (Atlanta,GA)

DraftedSelected by the Minnesota Twins [Team Picks] in the 1st round (42nd overall) of the 2012 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Boston Red Sox [Team Picks] in the 16th round (498th overall) of the 2009 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$1,227,000Signing ScoutsJack PowellService Time0.030 (2018)
Prospect Rankings[PIPE] 2018-ANA-#21
MLB DebutMarch 31,2018 [27.138]
OrganizationsMIN [6] ANA [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID147899Retrosheet IDbardl001MLBAM ID572703
RelationshipsBrother of Daniel Bard, Brother of Jared Bard, Son of Paul Bard
Pitch Repertoire Slider (47.81%) -- Fastball (36.18%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (10.24%) -- Changeup (5.67%) -- Sinker (0.10%)
Fastball Velocity [2019] - 94.09 - [2018] - 92.16
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts73Walks51Hittable50SO/BB65vsPower50Hitting0Durability58Team.551Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2010Georgia TechACCNCAA-1Fr38Rel19007.4219118000226.2302222214255301.6510.120.674.728.441.79--
2011Georgia TechACCNCAA-1So38Rel20222.7225124000849.2411815219467101.217.430.363.448.342.42.500-
2012Georgia TechACCNCAA-1Jr38S/R21100.991138000227.0203306263000.956.59--1.988.564.331.000-
2012Gulf Coast TwinsGCLRkmin-S/R21006.7531200004.03330530002.006.75--11.256.750.60--
2012Elizabethton TwinsAppRkmin24Rel21000.0040400213.02000240001.336.00--6.0012.002.00--
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorRk--Rel0003.8671600217.05330770001.716.43--9.009.001.00--
2013Elizabethton TwinsAppRkmin22Rel22101.0870700208.02110661000.962.16--6.486.481.001.000-
2013Gulf Coast TwinsGCLRkmin-Rel220012.0040400003.05540310002.6715.00--9.003.000.33--
2013Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+min-Rel22000.0010100001.0000002000--------18.000.00--
2013Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorRk--Rel0103.6512012002012.07650991001.305.11--6.576.571.001.000-
2015Cedar Rapids KernelsMidwAmin31Rel24712.41280280011052.0451514115474001.157.740.172.588.083.13.875-
2016Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+min24Rel25313.40350350012250.0472119020454001.338.40--3.588.052.25.750-
2016Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAmin15Rel25004.91909004014.2168818121101.649.820.614.917.361.50--
2016Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorRk--Rel0313.74440440016264.1632927128575101.408.720.143.887.892.04.750-
2017Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAmin24Rel26432.58330330020552.0501615420783001.348.600.693.4413.413.90.571-
2017Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin17Rel26003.46808002013.0135514210001.319.000.692.7714.545.25--
2017Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorRk--Rel0432.76410410022565.0632120524993001.338.680.693.3113.644.13.571-
2018Rochester Red WingsILAAAminRel27334.66320320015148.0542925618527101.4910.061.123.359.682.89.500-
2018Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana65Rel27005.40808003011.2107745131001.297.713.093.8610.032.60-3.51
2019Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAanaRel28247.1116115008119.0282015410262002.0013.261.894.7412.322.60.333-
2019Los Angeles AngelsALMLBanaRel28334.7832329005049.0412726813405101.107.531.472.397.353.08.5001.29
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter334.9040337008060.25134331218536101.147.571.782.677.862.94.5001.71
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter20123.641802178007610267.02651231091711129722201.408.860.573.719.922.68.625-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter575.04561550025280.09554451132999101.5810.641.233.5911.093.09.417-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter433.09420420024566.1662423528904101.408.870.673.7612.093.21.571-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter313.33360360012251.0472119020474001.318.24--3.518.242.35.750-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter712.41280280011052.0451514115474001.157.740.172.588.083.13.875-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter103.9318117004118.01298016141001.535.89--7.856.870.881.000-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter323.475555000012102.29143404399715401.257.900.353.398.422.49.600-
Los Angeles Angels Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter334.9040337008060.25134331218536101.147.571.782.677.862.94.500-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11114.901451113400290220.0185123120446519222401.147.571.782.677.862.94.5001.71
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings16103.64147214500628220.021610089149124318201.408.860.573.719.922.68.615-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2017Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAmin24p2611000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16216200000000016200000.000.000.000.00000162.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2012Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin21P4---1--111.0000.25------4100.06.2
2012Gulf Coast Twins GCLRkmin21P3--1---111.0000.33------3100.05.0
2013Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin22P7--11--221.0000.29------7100.010.3
2013Gulf Coast Twins GCLRkmin22P4---1--111.0000.25------4100.06.7
2013Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min22P1---------------1100.00.7
2015Cedar Rapids Kernels MidwAmin24P28--56311411.7860.39------28100.020.0
2016Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min25P35--49--13131.0000.37------35100.025.4
2016Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAmin25P9--11--221.0000.22------9100.06.4
2017Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAmin26P33--141165.8330.15------33100.023.6
2017Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin26P8---1--111.0000.13------8100.05.6
2018Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin27P32--231-65.8330.16------32100.022.9
2018Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana27P8-1122--441.0000.500.36-----8100.04.9
2019Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana28P16--12-1331.0000.19------16100.011.5
2019Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana28P3234931-1441.0000.130.088280.0-32100.019.8
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P4036053-1881.0000.200.138280.0-400.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P56--3611109.9000.16------560.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P42--251187.8750.17------420.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P36--49--13131.0000.36------360.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P28--56311411.7860.39------280.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P18--23--551.0000.28------180.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2012Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin214----------
2012Gulf Coast Twins GCLRkmin213----------
2013Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin227----------
2013Gulf Coast Twins GCLRkmin224----------
2013Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min221----------
2015Cedar Rapids Kernels MidwAmin2428----------
2016Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min2535----------
2016Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAmin259----------
2017Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAmin2633----------
2017Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin268----------
2018Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin2732----------
2018Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana278----------
2019Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana2816----------
2019Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana2832----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2010Brewster WhitecapsCape Cod LeagueCollege19024.441248003024.125161211619701.709.250.375.927.031.195.92.000
2011Brewster WhitecapsCape Cod LeagueCollege20222.61770000041.134161202132001.347.400.004.576.971.523.48.500
2017Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26004.5020200002.0211002001.009.000.000.009.0004.50.000
2019Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB28029.3581700108.2101091213101.4610.381.042.0813.506.5010.38.000
Cape Cod League Totals - 2 yrs243.2919118003065.759322413751701.468.090.145.076.991.384.39.333
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs028.441019001010.71211101215101.3110.120.841.6912.667.509.28.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2019-09-01RPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Salt Lake (AAA)28.292Team Roster on 2019-09-01
2019-08-21PLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)28.281Team Roster on 2019-08-21
2019-08-20PLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Salt Lake (AAA)28.280Team Roster on 2019-08-20
2019-08-16PLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)28.276Team Roster on 2019-08-16
2019-08-05PLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Right triceps contusion28.265Team Roster on 2019-08-05
2019-08-04PLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Salt Lake (AAA)28.264Team Roster on 2019-08-04
2019-07-29PLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)28.258Team Roster on 2019-07-29
2019-07-28PLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Salt Lake (AAA)28.257Team Roster on 2019-07-28
2019-07-18PLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)28.247Team Roster on 2019-07-18
2019-07-17PLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Salt Lake (AAA)28.246Team Roster on 2019-07-17
2019-06-29PLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)28.228Team Roster on 2019-06-29
2019-06-21PLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Salt Lake (AAA)28.220Team Roster on 2019-06-21
2019-05-25PLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)28.193Team Roster on 2019-05-25
2019-04-26PLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Salt Lake (AAA)28.164Team Roster on 2019-04-26
2019-04-23PLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)28.161Team Roster on 2019-04-23
2019-04-20PLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Salt Lake (AAA)28.158Team Roster on 2019-04-20
2019-04-10PLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)28.148Team Roster on 2019-04-10
2019-03-16PLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors28.123Team Roster on 2019-03-16
2019-02-16PLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract28.095Team Roster on 2019-02-16
2018-11-02PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentElected Free Agency27.354  
2018-07-12PMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list27.241Team Roster on 2018-07-12
2018-07-06PMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured27.235Team Roster on 2018-07-06
2018-04-27PMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)-Minors--Returned to Twins27.165Team Roster on 2018-04-27
2018-04-21RPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment27.159Team Roster on 2018-04-21
2017-12-14RPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActive--Drafted from Twins by Angels in Rule 5 Draft27.031Team Roster on 2017-12-14
2017-08-07PMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Rochester (AAA)26.267Team Roster on 2017-08-07
2016-08-21PMinnesota TwinsChattanooga (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Chattanooga (AA)25.281Team Roster on 2016-08-21
2016-05-31PMinnesota TwinsFort Myers (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Fort Myers (A+)25.199Team Roster on 2016-05-31
2016-05-23PMinnesota TwinsChattanooga (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Chattanooga (AA)25.191Team Roster on 2016-05-23
2016-04-07PMinnesota TwinsFort Myers (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Fort Myers (A+)25.145Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2015-05-21PMinnesota TwinsCedar Rapids (A)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list24.189Team Roster on 2015-05-21
2015-04-11PMinnesota TwinsElizabethton (Rk)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured24.149Team Roster on 2015-04-11
2014-09-29PMinnesota TwinsElizabethton (Rk)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list23.320Team Roster on 2014-09-29
2014-04-01PMinnesota TwinsElizabethton (Rk)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured (not officially on DL)23.139Team Roster on 2014-04-01
2013-09-01PMinnesota TwinsFort Myers (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Fort Myers (A+)22.292Team Roster on 2013-09-01
2013-08-09PMinnesota TwinsElizabethton (Rk)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Elizabethton (Rk)22.269Team Roster on 2013-08-09
2013-07-26PMinnesota TwinsGulf Coast Twins (Rk)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gulf Coast Twins (Rk)22.255Team Roster on 2013-07-26
2012-09-25PMinnesota TwinsElizabethton (Rk)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL21.316Team Roster on 2012-09-25
2012-08-22PMinnesota TwinsElizabethton (Rk)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured21.282Team Roster on 2012-08-22
2012-07-30PMinnesota TwinsElizabethton (Rk)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Elizabethton (Rk)21.259Team Roster on 2012-07-30
2012-07-20PMinnesota TwinsGulf Coast Twins (Rk)-Minors--21.249Team Roster on 2012-07-20
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 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
2012Minnesota Twins-211,227,000-------1,227,000Signing Bonus out of 2012 Draft (1st round - 42nd overall)
2018Los Angeles AngelsTeam Payroll27545,000-72926-4,360,045545,0001,772,000
* 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