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Taijuan WalkerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: MLB Years: 2013-2018
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Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick
Futures Game

PositionsP-184Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameTaijuan Emmanuel Walker
Height6-4Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 13,1992 [25.286]PlaceYucaipa,California
High SchoolYucaipa (Yucaipa,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Seattle Mariners [Team Picks] in the 1st round (43rd overall) of the 2010 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$800,000Signing ScoutsJohn RameyService Time3.142 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2011-SEA-#4 ... 2012-MLB-#20 ... 2012-SEA-#2 ... 2013-MLB-#18 ... 2013-SEA-#2 ... 2014-MLB-#11 ... 2014-SEA-#1
MLB DebutAugust 30,2013 [21.017]
OrganizationsSEA [7] ARI [2] Awards2
TBC Player ID156805Retrosheet IDwalkt004MLBAM ID592836
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (58.98%) -- Splitter (16.05%) -- Curveball (10.60%) -- Cutter (10.57%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (3.46%) -- Changeup (0.34%)
Fastball Velocity [2018] - 93.83 - [2017] - 93.63 - [2016] - 93.90 - [2015] - 94.13 - [2014] - 94.53 - [2013] - 94.58
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Player Notes:   Underwent Tommy John surgery in April 2018
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts51Walks50Hittable65SO/BB52vsPower65Hitting19Durability56Team.501Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2010Arizona MarinersArizRksea16Rel17111.2940400007.02310393000.712.57--3.8611.573.00.500-
2011Clinton LumberKingsMidwAsea26ST18652.8918180100096.26933314391136201.126.420.373.6310.522.90.545-
2012Jackson GeneralsSouAAsea44ST197104.69252500000126.2124706612501185001.378.810.853.558.382.36.412-
2013Jackson GeneralsSouAAseaST20472.4614140000084.0583123630964001.056.210.643.2110.293.20.364-
2013Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea23ST20533.6111110000057.0542523527642001.418.480.784.2410.052.37.625-
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST09102.93252500000141.0112564611571606001.207.130.703.6310.192.81.474-
2013Seattle MarinersALMLBsea27ST20103.60330000015.0117604120001.006.60--2.407.203.001.0002.25
2014High Desert MavericksCalifA+sea32ST21002.0811000004.04210170001.158.31--2.0814.547.00--
2014Jackson GeneralsSouAAsea0ST21100.0011000005.030001101000.805.40--1.8018.0010.001.000-
2014Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea32ST21644.8114140110073.06840391325741001.278.381.603.089.122.96.600-
2014Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--ST0744.3716160110082.07542401327912001.248.201.422.959.953.37.636-
2014Seattle MarinersALMLBsea32S/R21232.61853102038.0311211218342131.297.340.474.268.051.89.4003.68
2015Seattle MarinersALMLBsea32ST221184.56292901000169.2163928625401574191.208.651.332.128.333.93.5794.07
2016Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea44ST23103.60330000015.012661861001.337.200.604.803.600.751.000-
2016Seattle MarinersALMLBsea44ST238114.22252501100134.0129756327371194181.248.641.812.487.973.22.4214.99
2017Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari99ST24993.49282800000157.0148766117611467191.338.470.973.498.352.39.5004.04
2018Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBariST25003.46330000013.015551590001.5410.380.693.466.231.80-0.77
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter31313.96969333120526.049726723272165477174291.268.481.232.828.142.89.5001.07
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter31303.65918742100467.03942101904118449723201.237.560.793.539.542.70.508-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1274.21282801100145.0134716819601444001.338.301.183.728.922.40.632-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter12173.71404000000215.218510189188122410001.237.720.753.389.352.77.414-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter002.0811000004.04210170001.158.31--2.0814.547.00--
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter652.8918180100096.26933314391136201.126.420.373.6310.522.90.545-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter111.2940400007.02310393000.712.57--3.8611.573.00.500-
Seattle Mariners Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter22224.18656233120356.13341861665499322103201.218.421.362.508.123.25.500-
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter993.49313100000170.0163816618661557191.348.610.953.498.192.35.500-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13133.96403911010220.020711197306919972121.268.481.232.828.142.89.5001.07
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15143.65434121000220.01859989198623311101.237.560.793.539.542.70.517-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2015Seattle MarinersALMLBsea32p22299011001000501000.111.111.222.3332110.250.111.111.1400.0050.000.000.000.00100.00
2017Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari99p24255261210150011901001.231.245.308.55316254.344.077.096.2391.8535.1919.001.8552.0016.67
2018Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBarip2534000000000100001.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter576561320160012502002.200.212.277.48918368.308.077.092.0001.4736.7625.001.4765.0023.08
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter285661210150012001002.214.228.286.51416258.314.072.089.0001.7234.4820.001.7256.0016.67
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter299011001000501000.111.111.222.3332110.250.111.111.0000.0050.000.000.000.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1621851737603170037106006.200.212.277.489519193.308.077.092.0001.4736.7625.001.4765.0023.08

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2010Arizona Mariners ArizRksea17P4--1---111.0000.25------4100.07.1
2011Clinton LumberKings MidwAsea18P18--619422925.8621.39------18100.012.9
2012Jackson Generals SouAAsea19P25--7192-2826.9291.04------25100.017.9
2013Jackson Generals SouAAsea20P14--18--991.0000.64------14100.010.4
2013Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea20P11--341187.8750.64------11100.07.6
2013Seattle MarinersALMLBsea20P3315-1--111.0000.330.07-10.0-3100.01.9
2014High Desert Mavericks CalifA+sea21P1---------------1100.00.7
2014Jackson Generals SouAAsea21P1---------------1100.00.7
2014Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea21P14--59-314141.0001.00------14100.09.7
2014Seattle MarinersALMLBsea21P853837-110101.0001.250.263-100.0-8100.04.9
2015Seattle MarinersALMLBsea22P29291691219413531.8861.070.184450.0-29100.017.9
2016Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea23P3--22--441.0001.33------3100.02.1
2016Seattle MarinersALMLBsea23P25251346141-2120.9520.800.1516194.1-25100.015.4
2017Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari24P28281571021413531.8861.110.2015193.8-28100.017.3
MLB Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P939051331629310293.9121.000.1838784.4-930.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P28--1015142625.9620.89------280.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P40--8272-3735.9460.88------400.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P18--619422925.8621.39------180.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P4--1---111.0000.25------40.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2010Arizona Mariners ArizRksea174----------
2011Clinton LumberKings MidwAsea1818----------
2012Jackson Generals SouAAsea1925----------
2013Jackson Generals SouAAsea2014----------
2013Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea2011----------
2013Seattle MarinersALMLBsea203----------
2014High Desert Mavericks CalifA+sea211----------
2014Jackson Generals SouAAsea211----------
2014Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea2114----------
2014Seattle MarinersALMLBsea218----------
2015Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2229----------
2016Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea233----------
2016Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2325----------
2017Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari2428----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2012Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB19000.0010100001.0000002000.000.000.000.0018.0000.00.000
2013Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB20105.1440400007.0744154201.719.001.296.435.140.805.141.000
2014Surprise SaguarosArizona Fall LgMinor21002.0022000009.07220211001.007.000.002.0011.005.502.00.000
2015Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB22400.67770000027.010222526000.563.330.671.678.675.200.671.000
2016San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB23136.55660000022.03116163423001.5912.681.231.649.415.756.55.250
2017Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB24213.29770000027.12813104232201.119.221.320.6610.5416.004.28.667
2017Arizona DiamondbacksDiv SeriesMLB240136.0011000001.04441230006.0036.009.0018.0027.001.5036.00.000
2018Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB25114.32550000016.217881315201.239.180.541.628.105.004.32.500
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs002.0022000009.07220211001.007.000.002.0011.005.502.00.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 6 yrs953.56302550000101.09343401119102601.118.290.981.699.095.373.83.643
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs0136.0011000001.0444123006.0036.009.0018.0027.001.5036.00.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2016San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2311000000000001000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2017Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB2436000000000200001.000.000.000.000006.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2018Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB2524000000000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs611000000000401001.000.000.000.0000012.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2013Baseball America Minor League 2nd All-Star Team (SP) ... Seattle Mariners Minor League Player of the Year2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-05-04SPArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL25.264Team Roster on 2018-05-04
2018-04-15SPArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Right forearm inflammation, Tommy John Surgery25.245Team Roster on 2018-04-15
2018-01-12SPArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($4.825m) [Avoids arbitration]25.152Team Roster on 2018-01-12
2017-07-23SPArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveReinstated from paternity leave list24.344Team Roster on 2017-07-23
2017-07-20SPArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)YPaternityOff-RosterPlaced on paternity leave list24.341Team Roster on 2017-07-20
2017-06-14SPArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL24.305Team Roster on 2017-06-14
2017-05-21SPArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Blister on right index finger24.281Team Roster on 2017-05-21
2017-02-13SPArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($2.25m) [Lost arbitration]24.184Team Roster on 2017-02-13
2016-11-22SPArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Mariners with Ketel Marte to Diamondbacks for Jean Segura, Mitch Haniger and Zac Curtis24.101Team Roster on 2016-11-22
2016-08-23SPSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Tacoma (AAA)24.010Team Roster on 2016-08-23
2016-08-08SPSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tacoma (AAA)23.360Team Roster on 2016-08-08
2016-08-06SPSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL23.358Team Roster on 2016-08-06
2016-07-07SPSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right foot tendinitis23.328Team Roster on 2016-07-07
2014-09-01SPSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Tacoma (AAA)22.019Team Roster on 2014-09-01
2014-07-24PSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tacoma (AAA)21.345Team Roster on 2014-07-24
2014-07-23PSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Tacoma (AAA)21.344Team Roster on 2014-07-23
2014-07-09PSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tacoma (AAA)21.330Team Roster on 2014-07-09
2014-06-30PSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Tacoma (AAA)21.321Team Roster on 2014-06-30
2014-06-15PSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tacoma (AAA)21.306Team Roster on 2014-06-15
2014-06-10PSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL21.301Team Roster on 2014-06-10
2014-05-29PSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Tacoma (AAA) for rehab21.289Team Roster on 2014-05-29
2014-04-16PSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YDL-15InjuredRecalled from minor league rehab assignment21.246Team Roster on 2014-04-16
2014-04-13PSeattle MarinersJackson (AA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Jackson (AA) for rehab21.243Team Roster on 2014-04-13
2014-03-30PSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right shoulder impingement21.229Team Roster on 2014-03-30
2013-08-30PSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Tacoma (AAA)21.017Team Roster on 2013-08-30
2013-07-18PSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)-Minors--Activated from temporary inactive list20.339Team Roster on 2013-07-18
2013-07-12PSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)-Restricted--Placed on temporary inactive list20.333Team Roster on 2013-07-12
2013-07-07PSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tacoma (AAA)20.328Team Roster on 2013-07-07
2013-07-05PSeattle MarinersJackson (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Jackson (AA)20.326Team Roster on 2013-07-05
2013-06-25PSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tacoma (AAA)20.316Team Roster on 2013-06-25
2012-04-01PSeattle MarinersJackson (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Jackson (AA)19.231Team Roster on 2012-04-01
2011-04-01PSeattle MarinersClinton (A)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Clinton (A)18.231Team Roster on 2011-04-01
2010-06-18PSeattle MarinersArizona Mariners (Rk)-MinorsContractSigned out of draft17.309Team Roster on 2010-06-18
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-06-18ContractSigned by Mariners 
* 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
2010Seattle Mariners-17800,000-------800,000Signing Bonus out of 2010 Draft (1st round - 43rd overall)
2013Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll20490,000-77544-3,023,990490,0001,290,000
2014Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll21502,400-74329183,256,497500,0001,792,400
2015Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll22513,1001.14268424253,571,283507,5002,305,500
2016Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll23528,6002.14255022403,498,245507,5002,834,100
2017Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll242,250,0003.14237611593,651,709535,0005,084,1002017-02-13 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($2.25m) [Lost arbitration]
2018Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll254,825,000-231572++4,360,045545,0009,909,1002018-01-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($4.825m) [Avoids arbitration]
* 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