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Alex MeyerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: MLB Years: 2015-2017
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Arizona Fall League
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1st Round Draft Pick
Futures Game

PositionsP-141Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameAlex John Meyer
Height6-9Weight220BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 3,1990 [28.108]PlaceGreensburg,Indiana
High SchoolGreensburg Community (Greensburg,IN)
CollegeUniversity of Kentucky (Lexington,KY)

DraftedSelected by the Washington Nationals [Team Picks] in the 1st round (23rd overall) of the 2011 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Boston Red Sox [Team Picks] in the 20th round (622nd overall) of the 2008 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$2,000,000Signing ScoutsReed DunnService Time1.013 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2012-WAS-#6 ... 2013-MLB-#59 ... 2013-MIN-#4 ... 2014-MLB-#45 ... 2014-MIN-#3 ... 2015-MIN-#5 ... 2015-MLB-#62 ... 2017-ANA-#3   [PIPE] 2016-MIN-#12 ... 2017-ANA-#8
MLB DebutJune 26,2015 [25.174]
OrganizationsMIN [4] ANA [2] WAS [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID150750Retrosheet IDmeyea001MLBAM ID543542
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (46.29%) -- Curveball (36.50%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (12.70%) -- Changeup (3.98%) -- Slider (0.53%)
Fastball Velocity [2017] - 96.01 - [2016] - 95.12 - [2015] - 95.59
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts88Walks32Hittable59SO/BB53vsPower59Hitting0Durability42Team.478Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2009KentuckySECNCAA-1Fr17S/R19145.7313112000159.253423810458014301.647.991.516.7912.071.78.200-
2010KentuckySECNCAA-1So17ST20537.0612111000051.0594740536636301.8610.410.886.3511.121.75.625-
2011KentuckySECNCAA-1Jr17ST21752.94141404200101.078373324611012001.236.950.184.109.802.39.583-
2012Hagerstown SunsSALAwas40ST22743.1018180110090.06833314341077001.136.800.403.4010.703.15.636-
2012Potomac NationalsCaroA+was43ST22322.31770000039.0291110211322001.036.690.462.547.382.91.600-
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST01062.86252501100129.09744416451399001.106.770.423.149.703.09.625-
2013Gulf Coast TwinsGCLRkmin-ST23001.0833000008.071103160001.207.56--3.2417.285.33--
2013New Britain Rock CatsEastAAmin38ST23433.2113130000070.0602925329845101.277.710.393.7310.802.90.571-
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST0432.9916160000078.06730263321005101.267.700.343.6811.493.13.571-
2014Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin32ST24773.52272700000130.0116585110641534001.388.010.694.4210.572.39.500-
2015Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin32S/R25454.7938830006092.010154494481006001.629.880.394.709.782.08.444-
2015Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin51Rel250016.8720200002.24552330002.6213.506.7510.1210.121.00-14.01
2016Arizona AngelsArizRkana49ST26001.6933000005.061101120001.3110.13--1.6920.2512.00--
2016Inland Empire 66ersCalifA+ana38ST260011.5711000002.03330130001.7111.57--3.8611.573.00--
2016Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin32S/R26111.04321001117.0112204190000.875.71--2.089.874.75.500-
2016Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAana32ST26000.0011000004.02000060000.504.50----13.500.00--
2016Minor Totals (4 teams)MinorAAA--ST0111.86871001128.1226606400000.976.83--1.8612.416.67.500-
2016Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin51S/R260112.2721100003.28551452003.2719.642.459.8212.271.25.0007.24
2016Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana40ST26124.57550000021.2171111213241001.387.060.835.409.971.85.3333.93
2017Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAana37ST27016.00550000024.030171649310001.6311.251.503.3811.633.44.000-
2017Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana23ST27453.7413130000067.0483028642755141.346.420.805.6110.021.79.4444.14
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter584.6322193000093.077514911621078141.467.271.045.8510.101.73.3851.33
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter26233.5211988311171481.24332091892720456324101.328.070.503.8010.502.76.531-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter12143.977443310071267.22601311181812530910001.448.740.614.2010.392.47.462-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter433.2113130000070.0602925329845101.277.710.393.7310.802.90.571-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter322.83880000041.0321413212352001.066.970.442.617.622.92.600-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter743.1018180110090.06833314341077001.136.800.403.4010.703.15.636-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter001.32660000013.2132204280001.248.56--2.6318.447.00--
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter13124.72393634201211.21901261111712725332601.508.080.725.4010.761.99.520-
Los Angeles Angels Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter573.9418180000088.1654139855996141.356.570.815.5610.011.80.417-
Minnesota Twins Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter0114.2141300005.01210103782003.0017.054.269.9511.371.14.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12184.63514470000220.01781181132514324718291.467.271.045.8510.101.73.4001.33
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12103.525440140030220.01979586129325711001.328.070.503.8010.502.76.545-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2017Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana23p2712010000000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.000.4380.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12010000000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623240162000000016200000.500.500.5001.00016203241.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2012Hagerstown Suns SALAwas22P18--515-320201.0001.11------18100.012.9
2012Potomac Nationals CaroA+was22P7--12--331.0000.43------7100.05.0
2013Gulf Coast Twins GCLRkmin23P3---1--111.0000.33------3100.05.0
2013New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin23P13--37-110101.0000.77------13100.09.2
2014Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin24P27--811112019.9500.70------27100.018.8
2015Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin25P38--35--881.0000.21------38100.026.4
2015Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25P2-211--221.0001.001.002-100.0-2100.01.2
2016Arizona Angels ArizRkana26P3---------------3100.05.4
2016Inland Empire 66ers CalifA+ana26P1---------------1100.00.7
2016Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin26P3--23-1551.0001.67------3100.02.1
2016Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana26P1---------------1100.00.7
2016Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana26P552111--221.0000.400.102-100.0-5100.03.1
2016Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26P213--------1-100.0-2100.01.2
2017Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana27P5---3--331.0000.60------5100.03.5
2017Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana27P13136717--881.0000.620.127277.8-13100.08.0
MLB Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P22199339--12121.0000.550.1312285.7-220.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P74--1322123635.9720.47------740.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P13--37-110101.0000.77------130.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P8--12--331.0000.38------80.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P18--515-320201.0001.11------180.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P6---1--111.0000.17------60.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2012Hagerstown Suns SALAwas2218----------
2012Potomac Nationals CaroA+was227----------
2013Gulf Coast Twins GCLRkmin233----------
2013New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin2313----------
2014Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin2427----------
2015Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin2538----------
2015Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin252----------
2016Arizona Angels ArizRkana263----------
2016Inland Empire 66ers CalifA+ana261----------
2016Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin263----------
2016Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana261----------
2016Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana265----------
2016Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin262----------
2017Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana275----------
2017Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana2713----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2013Glendale Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor23213.12770000026.0201093728001.046.921.042.429.694.003.46.667
2013Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB23100.0020200005.0100023000.601.800.003.605.401.500.001.000
2014Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB24004.5010100102.0421001002.0018.000.000.004.5009.00.000
2015Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB25101.5930300005.2411076102.126.350.0011.129.530.861.591.000
2016Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26005.7940400004.2733043102.6213.500.007.715.790.755.79.000
2017Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB27017.20523000010.012980109002.2010.800.009.008.100.908.10.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs213.12770000026.0201093728001.046.921.042.429.694.003.46.667
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs214.2815213001027.328151302322201.879.220.007.577.240.964.94.667

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-02-21SPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Shoulder surgery28.049Team Roster on 2018-02-21
2017-11-06SPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL27.307Team Roster on 2017-11-06
2017-09-01SPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL27.241Team Roster on 2017-09-01
2017-07-25SPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Right shoulder inflammation27.203Team Roster on 2017-07-25
2017-07-19SPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Salt Lake (AAA)27.197Team Roster on 2017-07-19
2017-07-04SPLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)27.182Team Roster on 2017-07-04
2017-06-01SPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL27.149Team Roster on 2017-06-01
2017-05-24SPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Back spasms27.141Team Roster on 2017-05-24
2017-05-04SPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Salt Lake (AAA)27.121Team Roster on 2017-05-04
2017-04-22SPLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)27.109Team Roster on 2017-04-22
2017-04-21SPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Salt Lake (AAA)27.108Team Roster on 2017-04-21
2017-04-06SPLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)27.093Team Roster on 2017-04-06
2017-03-24SPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to minors27.080Team Roster on 2017-03-24
2016-09-03SPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Inland Empire (A+)26.243Team Roster on 2016-09-03
2016-08-27RPLos Angeles AngelsInland Empire (A+)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Inland Empire (A+)26.236Team Roster on 2016-08-27
2016-08-22RPLos Angeles AngelsArizona Angels (Rk)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Arizona Angels (Rk)26.231Team Roster on 2016-08-22
2016-08-01RPLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list26.210Team Roster on 2016-08-01
2016-08-01RPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YDL-7TradedDL7 Traded from Twins with Ricky Nolasco to Angels for Hector Santiago and Alan Busenitz26.210Team Roster on 2016-08-01
2016-06-10RPMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Injured26.158Team Roster on 2016-06-10
2016-05-04RPMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Rochester (AAA)26.121Team Roster on 2016-05-04
2016-04-26RPMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Rochester (AAA)26.113Team Roster on 2016-04-26
2015-07-04RPMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Rochester (AAA)25.182Team Roster on 2015-07-04
2015-06-26RPMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Rochester (AAA)25.174Team Roster on 2015-06-26
2015-03-31PMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Rochester (AAA)25.087Team Roster on 2015-03-31
2014-11-21PMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors24.322Team Roster on 2014-11-21
2014-09-29PMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list24.269Team Roster on 2014-09-29
2014-09-01PMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured24.241Team Roster on 2014-09-01
2014-04-12PMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Rochester (AAA)24.099Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2013-08-24PMinnesota TwinsNew Britain (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to New Britain (AA)23.233Team Roster on 2013-08-24
2013-08-09PMinnesota TwinsGulf Coast Twins (Rk)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gulf Coast Twins (Rk)23.218Team Roster on 2013-08-09
2013-06-10PMinnesota TwinsNew Britain (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Strained right shoulder23.158Team Roster on 2013-06-10
2013-04-08PMinnesota TwinsNew Britain (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to New Britain (AA)23.095Team Roster on 2013-04-08
2012-11-29PMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)-MinorsTradedTraded from Nationals to Twins for Denard Span22.330Team Roster on 2012-11-29
2012-10-08PWashington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL22.278Team Roster on 2012-10-08
2012-08-27PWashington NationalsPotomac (A+)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured22.236Team Roster on 2012-08-27
2012-07-20PWashington NationalsPotomac (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Potomac (A+)22.198Team Roster on 2012-07-20
2012-06-12PWashington NationalsHagerstown (A)-Minors--22.160Team Roster on 2012-06-12
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-08-15ContractSigned by Nationals 
* 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
2011Washington Nationals-212,000,000-------2,000,000Signing Bonus out of 2011 Draft (1st round - 23rd overall)
2015Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll25507,5000.00878437-3,571,283507,5002,507,500
2016Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll26507,5000.04777141-3,498,245507,5003,015,000
2016Los Angeles AngelsTeam Payroll26507,5000.04777147-3,498,245507,5003,015,000
2017Los Angeles AngelsTeam Payroll27535,0001.01381945-3,651,709535,0003,550,000
* 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