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Mike FoltynewiczTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Atlanta Braves MLB Years: 2014-2018
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-216Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMichael G. Foltynewicz
Height6-4Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 7,1991 [26.231]PlaceMinooka,Illinois
High SchoolMinooka Community (Minooka,IL)

DraftedSelected by the Houston Astros [Team Picks] in the 1st round (19th overall) of the 2010 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$1,300,000Signing ScoutsTroy Hoerner/Bobby HeckService Time2.163 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2011-HOU-#4 ... 2012-HOU-#9 ... 2013-HOU-#5 ... 2014-MLB-#59 ... 2014-HOU-#4 ... 2015-HOU-#3
MLB DebutAugust 2,2014 [22.300]
OrganizationsHOU [5] ATL [4] Awards3
TBC Player ID156612Retrosheet IDfoltm001MLBAM ID592314
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (43.33%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (20.66%) -- Slider (19.76%) -- Curveball (10.21%) -- Changeup (6.04%)
Fastball Velocity [2018] - 96.29 - [2017] - 95.19 - [2016] - 95.24 - [2015] - 95.09 - [2014] - 96.81
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts57Walks42Hittable45SO/BB47vsPower45Hitting11Durability57Team.473Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2010Greeneville AstrosAppRkhou25ST18034.0312120000044.2462420315398001.379.270.603.027.862.60.000-
2011Lexington LegendsSALAhou25ST195114.97262600000134.014984741051888101.4910.010.673.435.911.73.313-
2012Lexington LegendsSALAhou25ST201443.14272700000152.0145655311621256001.368.590.653.677.402.02.778-
2013Lancaster JethawksCalifA+hou25S/R21103.81752001026.0311611414295101.7310.731.384.8510.042.071.000-
2013Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou30S/R21532.87231670043103.0753933852959201.236.530.704.538.271.83.625-
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0633.06302190053129.01065544126612414301.337.380.844.598.631.88.667-
2014Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAAhou35ST22775.08211830000102.298635810521029401.468.590.884.568.941.96.500-
2014Houston AstrosALMLBhou48Rel22015.3016016009018.223111137143001.6111.091.453.376.752.00.0004.85
2015Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl40ST23163.4910100100056.2522822726631001.388.261.114.1310.012.42.143-
2015Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl48S/R23465.7118153001086.211263551729773141.6311.631.773.018.002.66.4005.05
2016Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl26ST24121.67550000027.01375014251001.004.33--4.678.331.79.333-
2016Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26ST24954.31222200000123.01256159183511113161.309.121.312.558.103.17.6434.24
2017Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26ST2510134.79292810000154.01698682205914340101.489.881.173.458.362.42.4354.33
2018Atlanta BravesNLMLBatlST26332.7210100000053.0452016526625011.347.640.854.4210.532.38.5000.42
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter26284.6195752000100434.247424122363156407282211.459.791.303.228.412.61.4811.23
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter34363.84131119121053644.06093262765328656647801.388.480.743.987.881.98.486-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter9154.11363331000185.01639885179219011401.377.870.824.449.182.07.375-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter532.87231670043103.0753933852959201.236.530.704.538.271.83.625-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter103.81752001026.0311611414295101.7310.731.384.8510.042.071.000-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter19154.00535300000286.02941491272111321314101.429.250.663.566.701.88.559-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter034.0312120000044.2462420315398001.379.270.603.027.862.60.000-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter26274.58797540010416.145123021260149393252211.449.731.293.228.482.64.491-
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter015.3016016009018.223111137143001.6111.091.453.376.752.00.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13144.614838100050220.02391221133279206141111.459.791.303.228.412.61.4811.23
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12123.84454140021220.020711194189719316301.388.480.743.987.881.98.500-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2015Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl40p2324000001000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2015Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl48p2318280210030001901101.071.069.107.1763130.200.036.036.0740.0063.330.000.000.0050.00
2016Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26p2419363510010011900500.139.143.167.3106142.227.028.056.1302.3845.2419.000.000.0020.00
2017Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26p2528421200000002707000.048.048.048.0962049.133.000.000.0420.0055.100.000.000.000.00
2018Atlanta BravesNLMLBatlp2610181210020001201000.111.111.167.2783119.333.056.056.1190.0063.160.000.000.0050.00
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter7512451130060017709601.089.092.113.205143140.208.024.032.0000.7155.0077.000.000.0027.27
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter24000001000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter24000001000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Atlanta Braves Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter7512451130060017709601.089.092.113.205143140.208.024.032.0000.7155.0077.000.000.0027.27
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622681124600130021660191302.089.092.113.205306302.208.024.032.0000.7155.0077.000.000.0027.27
Average Minor - Per 162 games162324000008100016200000.000.000.000.00000324.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2010Greeneville Astros AppRkhou18P12--29--11111.0000.92------12100.018.2
2011Lexington Legends SALAhou19P26--123422824.8570.92------26100.018.8
2012Lexington Legends SALAhou20P27--1024333734.9191.26------27100.019.6
2013Lancaster Jethawks CalifA+hou21P7--13--441.0000.57------7100.05.0
2013Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou21P23--2204-2622.8460.96------23100.016.4
2014Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou22P21--562-1311.8460.52------21100.014.6
2014Houston AstrosALMLBhou22P16-182---221.0000.130.111-100.0-16100.09.9
2015Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl23P10--19--10101.0001.00------10100.06.9
2015Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl23P181586251187.8750.390.086366.7-18100.011.1
2016Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl24P5--14-3551.0001.00------5100.03.5
2016Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl24P2222123418--22221.0001.000.182340.0-22100.013.7
2017Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl25P2928154515112120.9520.690.137370.0-29100.017.9
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P85653811338225351.9620.600.1316964.0-850.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P36--719232826.9290.72------360.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P23--2204-2622.8460.96------230.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P7--13--441.0000.57------70.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P53--1147756558.8921.09------530.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P12--29--11111.0000.92------120.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2010Greeneville Astros AppRkhou1812----------
2011Lexington Legends SALAhou1926----------
2012Lexington Legends SALAhou2027----------
2013Lancaster Jethawks CalifA+hou217----------
2013Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou2123----------
2014Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou2221----------
2014Houston AstrosALMLBhou2216----------
2015Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl2310----------
2015Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2318----------
2016Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl245----------
2016Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2422----------
2017Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2529----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2013Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB21000.0020200005.0100028000.601.800.003.6014.404.000.00.000
2014Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB22001.38606001013.0922129000.856.230.691.386.234.501.38.000
2015Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB23025.84651000012.1211383812112.4015.322.195.848.761.509.49.000
2016Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB24008.3133000008.2998528001.349.355.192.088.314.009.35.000
2017Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB25112.66660000023.226772518101.349.890.761.906.853.602.66.500
2018Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB26213.38550000016.011660510001.006.190.002.815.632.003.38.667
MLB Spring Training Totals - 6 yrs343.5528199001078.7773731112465211.288.811.262.757.442.714.23.429

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2016Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2410000000001000000.0001.000.0001.000001.000.000.000100.000.000.000.000.000.00
2017Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2536010000000201000.167.167.167.334107.250.000.0000.0028.570.000.000.000.00
2018Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2622000000000102000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs88010000001303000.125.222.125.3471012.200.000.1258.3325.003.000.000.000.00

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2012South Atlantic League All-Star Team (RHP) ... South Atlantic League Most Outstanding Pitcher2
2013Texas League All-Star (RHP)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-02-10SPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($2.2m) [Lost arbitration case] Asked for $2.3m26.126Team Roster on 2018-02-10
2016-07-01RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL24.268Team Roster on 2016-07-01
2016-06-05SPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Sore right elbow24.242Team Roster on 2016-06-05
2016-05-03SPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Gwinnett (AAA)24.209Team Roster on 2016-05-03
2016-04-18SPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)YMinors--Reinstated to active roster24.194Team Roster on 2016-04-18
2016-04-15SPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)YRestricted--Placed on temporary inactive list24.191Team Roster on 2016-04-15
2016-03-30SPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA)24.175Team Roster on 2016-03-30
2015-09-16SPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL23.345Team Roster on 2015-09-16
2015-09-02SPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Costochondritis23.331Team Roster on 2015-09-02
2015-07-30SPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Gwinnett (AAA)23.297Team Roster on 2015-07-30
2015-07-13RPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA)23.280Team Roster on 2015-07-13
2015-07-08RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Gwinnett (AAA)23.275Team Roster on 2015-07-08
2015-06-17RPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA)23.254Team Roster on 2015-06-17
2015-05-01PAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Gwinnett (AAA)23.207Team Roster on 2015-05-01
2015-04-09PAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA)23.185Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2015-04-05PAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YMinors--Sent to minors23.181Team Roster on 2015-04-05
2015-01-15PAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Astros with Rio Ruiz and Andrew Thurman to Braves for Evan Gattis23.100Team Roster on 2015-01-15
2014-08-01PHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors22.299Team Roster on 2014-08-01
2014-04-12PHouston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)22.188Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2013-05-07PHouston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Corpus Christi (AA)21.213Team Roster on 2013-05-07
2013-04-09PHouston AstrosLancaster (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lancaster (A+)21.185Team Roster on 2013-04-09
2012-06-13PHouston AstrosLexington (A)-Minors--20.250Team Roster on 2012-06-13
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-06-18ContractSigned 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.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2010Houston Astros-181,300,000-------1,300,000Signing Bonus out of 2010 Draft (1st round - 19th overall)
2014Houston AstrosTeam Payroll22500,000-79448-3,256,497500,0001,800,000
2015Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll23507,5001.00978451-3,571,283507,5002,307,500
2016Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll24507,5001.16377146-3,498,245507,5002,815,000
2017Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll25544,0002.16369027243,651,709535,0003,359,000
2018Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll262,200,000-3399584,360,045545,0005,559,0002018-02-10 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($2.2m) [Lost arbitration case] Asked for $2.3m
* 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