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Branden KlineTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Norfolk (AAA) - Baltimore Orioles MLB Years: 2019-2019
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
PositionsP-89Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameBranden Alexander Kline
Height6-3Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 29,1991 [28.076]PlaceFrederick,Maryland
High SchoolGovernor Thomas Johnson (Frederick,MD)
CollegeUniversity of Virginia (Charlottesville,VA)

DraftedSelected by the Baltimore Orioles [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (65th overall) of the 2012 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Boston Red Sox [Team Picks] in the 6th round (198th overall) of the 2009 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$793,700Signing ScoutsChris Gale
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2013-BAL-#9 ... 2019-BAL-#22   [PIPE] 2017-BAL-#21 ... 2019-BAL-#22
MLB DebutApril 20,2019 [27.204]
OrganizationsBAL [6] Awards1
TBC Player ID147900Retrosheet IDklinb001MLBAM ID571858
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (58.47%) -- Slider (33.76%) -- Changeup (7.77%)
Fastball Velocity [2019] - 96.11
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts57Walks56Hittable65SO/BB60vsPower65Hitting0Durability52Team.522Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2010VirginiaACCNCAA-1Fr16S/R18513.6222814000364.2543026820560101.147.521.112.787.792.80.833-
2011VirginiaACCNCAA-1So16R/CL19411.88320320001843.030129022565001.216.28--4.6011.722.55.800-
2012VirginiaACCNCAA-1Jr16ST20733.5616151100093.2855137443947001.378.170.384.139.032.19.700-
2012Aberdeen IronBirdsNYPLA-bal23ST20004.50440000012.0127614120001.339.000.753.009.003.00--
2013Delmarva ShorebirdsSALAbal29ST21125.86770000035.0412523414326001.5610.441.023.578.152.29.333-
2014Frederick KeysCaroA+bal34ST22863.84232300000126.21436054932957201.3810.160.642.276.752.97.571-
2014Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal41ST22025.94330000016.218111111190001.749.720.545.944.860.82.000-
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0884.08262600000142.0161716510431047201.4210.110.632.706.532.42.500-
2015Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal0ST23333.66880000039.0352016419271001.378.010.924.356.181.42.500-
2018Frederick KeysCaroA+balRel26101.3112012007220.2206303230001.118.71--1.3110.027.671.000-
2018Bowie BaysoxEastAAbalR/CL26441.803203200271545.032159315480001.046.400.603.009.603.20.500-
2018Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--R/CL0541.644404400341765.2522112318710001.077.130.412.479.733.94.556-
2019Bowie BaysoxEastAAbalRel27100.0030300103.01000240001.003.00--6.0012.002.001.000-
2019Norfolk TidesILAAAbalRel27116.8618018007221.0271716413273001.9011.571.715.5711.572.08.500-
2019Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0216.0021021008224.0281716415313001.7910.501.505.6311.632.07.667-
2019Baltimore OriolesALMLBbalRel27145.9334034008041.0442827919343001.549.661.984.177.461.79.2002.59
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter145.9334034008041.0442827919343001.549.661.984.177.461.79.2002.59
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter19183.891104565004219317.23291611382611327717201.389.260.733.187.802.45.514-
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter116.8618018007221.0271716413273001.9011.571.715.5711.572.08.500-
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter893.12461135002815103.1864636847881001.287.440.694.077.621.87.471-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter963.483523120072146.016366579351187201.349.960.552.147.213.37.600-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter125.86770000035.0412523414326001.5610.441.023.578.152.29.333-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter004.50440000012.0127614120001.339.000.753.009.003.00--
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1653.2270234710021200.01699372128520612101.267.550.543.809.212.42.762-
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter145.9334034008041.0442827919343001.549.661.984.177.461.79.200-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings5215.93182018200430220.02361501454810218216001.549.661.984.177.461.79.1922.59
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13123.89763145002913220.022611195187819112101.389.260.733.187.802.45.520-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2012Aberdeen IronBirds NYPLA-bal20P4--12-1331.0000.75------4100.05.3
2013Delmarva Shorebirds SALAbal21P7---8--881.0001.14------7100.05.1
2014Frederick Keys CaroA+bal22P23--5193-2724.8891.04------23100.016.8
2014Bowie Baysox EastAAbal22P3--3--1331.0001.00------3100.02.1
2015Bowie Baysox EastAAbal23P8--271-109.9001.13------8100.05.6
2018Frederick Keys CaroA+bal26P12--22--441.0000.33------12100.08.8
2018Bowie Baysox EastAAbal26P32--14--551.0000.16------32100.023.2
2019Bowie Baysox EastAAbal27P3---------------3100.02.1
2019Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal27P18--4-1-54.8000.22------18100.012.9
2019Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27P34-4122--441.0000.120.10-----34100.021.0
MLB Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P34-4122--441.0000.120.10-----340.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P18--4-1-54.8000.22------180.00.0
AA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P46--611111817.9440.37------460.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P35--7213-3128.9030.80------350.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P7---8--881.0001.14------70.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P4--12-1331.0000.75------40.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2012Aberdeen IronBirds NYPLA-bal204----------
2013Delmarva Shorebirds SALAbal217----------
2014Frederick Keys CaroA+bal2223----------
2014Bowie Baysox EastAAbal223----------
2015Bowie Baysox EastAAbal238----------
2018Frederick Keys CaroA+bal2612----------
2018Bowie Baysox EastAAbal2632----------
2019Bowie Baysox EastAAbal273----------
2019Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal2718----------
2019Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2734----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2010Newport GullsNew England Collegiate LeagueCollege18038.03330000012.11813110411101.8213.140.002.928.032.759.49.000
2013Surprise SaguarosArizona Fall LgMinor211110.5410010001013.22316163514002.1215.151.983.299.222.8010.54.500
2013Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB21000.0020200221.1200021003.6413.500.0013.506.750.500.00.000
2015Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB23000.0010100101.0100000001.009.000.000.000.0000.00.000
2019Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB27025.7960600414.2533118201.439.641.931.9315.438.005.79.000
New England Collegiate League Totals - 1 yrs038.03330000012.31813110411101.7813.140.002.928.032.759.49.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs1110.5410010001013.72316163514002.0515.151.983.299.222.8010.54.500
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs023.8690900737.0833139201.5710.291.293.8611.573.003.86.000

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2011Atlantic Coast Conference All-Conference (RP)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2019-09-01PBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Norfolk (AAA)27.338Team Roster on 2019-09-01
2019-08-12PBaltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Norfolk (AAA)27.318Team Roster on 2019-08-12
2019-08-03PBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Norfolk (AAA)27.309Team Roster on 2019-08-03
2019-07-23PBaltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Norfolk (AAA)27.298Team Roster on 2019-07-23
2019-07-21PBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Norfolk (AAA)27.296Team Roster on 2019-07-21
2019-07-02PBaltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Norfolk (AAA)27.277Team Roster on 2019-07-02
2019-06-21PBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Norfolk (AAA)27.266Team Roster on 2019-06-21
2019-06-08PBaltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Norfolk (AAA)27.253Team Roster on 2019-06-08
2019-04-28PBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Norfolk (AAA)27.212Team Roster on 2019-04-28
2019-04-21PBaltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Norfolk (AAA)27.205Team Roster on 2019-04-21
2019-04-20PBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Norfolk (AAA)27.204Team Roster on 2019-04-20
2019-03-17PBaltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Norfolk (AAA)27.170Team Roster on 2019-03-17
2018-10-30PBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors27.031Team Roster on 2018-10-30
2018-05-18PBaltimore OriolesBowie (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Bowie (AA)26.232Team Roster on 2018-05-18
2018-04-05PBaltimore OriolesFrederick (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Frederick (A+)26.189Team Roster on 2018-04-05
2017-10-04PBaltimore OriolesBowie (AA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list26.005Team Roster on 2017-10-04
2017-04-09PBaltimore OriolesBowie (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured25.193Team Roster on 2017-04-09
2016-09-30PBaltimore OriolesBowie (AA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL25.001Team Roster on 2016-09-30
2016-04-08PBaltimore OriolesBowie (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured24.192Team Roster on 2016-04-08
2015-10-17PBaltimore OriolesBowie (AA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL24.018Team Roster on 2015-10-17
2015-05-30PBaltimore OriolesBowie (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured23.244Team Roster on 2015-05-30
2014-08-20PBaltimore OriolesBowie (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Bowie (AA)22.326Team Roster on 2014-08-20
2014-08-14PBaltimore OriolesFrederick (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Frederick (A+)22.320Team Roster on 2014-08-14
2014-08-08PBaltimore OriolesAberdeen (A-)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Aberdeen (A-)22.314Team Roster on 2014-08-08
2014-08-01PBaltimore OriolesFrederick (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Frederick (A+)22.307Team Roster on 2014-08-01
2014-07-26PBaltimore OriolesAberdeen (A-)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Aberdeen (A-)22.301Team Roster on 2014-07-26
2014-04-12PBaltimore OriolesFrederick (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Frederick (A+)22.196Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2013-09-19PBaltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL21.356Team Roster on 2013-09-19
2013-05-24PBaltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured21.238Team Roster on 2013-05-24
2013-04-13PBaltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Delmarva (A)21.197Team Roster on 2013-04-13
2012-08-16PBaltimore OriolesAberdeen (A-)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Aberdeen (A-)20.322Team Roster on 2012-08-16
2012-07-10PBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned out of draft20.285Team Roster on 2012-07-10
* 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.