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Colin MoranHigh Level: MLB Current Team: Pittsburgh Pirates MLB Years: 2016-2017
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Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

Positions3B-405, 1B-21, SS-4, LF-4Position when Drafted3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameColin Richard Moran
Height6-3Weight180BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 1,1992 [25.144]PlacePort Chester,New York
High SchoolIona Prep (New Rochelle,NY)
CollegeUniversity of North Carolina (Chapel Hill,NC)

DraftedSelected by the Miami Marlins in the 1st round (6th overall) of the 2013 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$3,516,500Service Time0.107 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2014-MLB-#61 ... 2014-MIA-#2 ... 2015-HOU-#7 ... 2016-HOU-#8   [FG] 2018-MLB-#53   [PIPE] 2016-HOU-#6 ... 2017-HOU-#25
MLB DebutMay 18,2016 [23.229]
OrganizationsHOU [4] MIA [2] Awards11
TBC Player ID163735Retrosheet IDmorac001MLBAM ID592567
RelationshipsBrother of Brian Moran, Nephew of B.J. Surhoff
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed25Power64Contact54XBH58RBIs78Runs37Hitting69Durability58Team.561Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2011North CarolinaACCNCAA-1-183b1867248468320297122473333304.335.442.540.98213431304.354.205.395.42715.4610.860.702.9627.5637.35
2012North CarolinaACCNCAA-1-183b1941170306211133512212430402.365.434.494.9288415198.401.129.247.40310.6112.121.141.5256.6724.19
2013North CarolinaACCNCAA-1-183b207128176971131391106325704011.345.470.5441.01415327355.340.199.427.44217.757.040.403.6621.6227.84
2013Greensboro GrasshoppersSALAmia143b204215419468142310152510502.299.354.442.7966813175.323.143.247.3468.5714.291.672.2938.5028.26
2014Jupiter HammerheadsFSLA+mia183b218936134106210533122853003110.294.342.393.73514226392.330.099.175.3267.1413.521.891.2872.2024.53
2014Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou133b21281121234602220192300222.304.350.411.761468123.360.107.179.3307.3218.702.561.6356.0023.53
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         11747346140270755133776005312.296.344.397.74118834515.337.101.175.3277.1814.762.051.3667.5724.29
2015Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou133b229636647112252967104379404111.306.381.459.84016836417.365.153.273.36510.3118.941.842.1640.6732.14
2016Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAhou73b231174595011918110693247124203110.259.329.368.69716929511.332.109.214.3079.2024.272.641.9645.9024.37
2016Houston AstrosALMLBhou193b23923131002001810004.130.200.174.3744125.200.044.087.1764.0032.008.000.000.0033.33
2017Quad Cities River BanditsMidwAhou113b24310011002002400000.100.250.200.4502112.167.100.300.21816.6733.332.000.000.00100.00
2017Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAhou83b24793025393151186303315520337.308.373.543.91616434338.323.235.328.3839.1716.271.775.3316.7836.56
2017Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         823125394161186503335920337.301.369.532.90116635350.319.231.327.3779.4316.861.795.1417.3337.23
2017Houston AstrosALMLBhou383b24711340113001100000.364.417.8181.2359212.333.454.545.4988.338.331.008.3311.0050.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1634471115002910004.206.270.382.65213337.250.176.235.0005.4124.324.502.7034.0042.86
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter454176421551194548279681753639020842.290.353.430.7837591471968.337.140.239.0008.8918.452.072.4436.7528.77
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter196761103212332281323578179406417.279.346.438.78433363849.329.159.259.0009.1921.082.293.3027.1829.72
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1244785914631211891152102406313.305.374.448.82221444540.364.143.251.0009.6318.891.962.0443.4530.14
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter8936134106210533122853003110.294.342.393.73514226392.330.099.175.0007.1413.521.891.2872.2024.53
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter4516419479142510172910502.287.348.427.7757014187.316.140.250.0009.0915.511.712.1441.0029.79
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter17969915224242625197441318213311017.346.452.531.98337173857.360.185.372.00015.299.570.632.9227.9630.17
Houston Astros Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1634471115002910004.206.270.382.65213337.250.176.235.0005.4124.324.502.7034.0042.86
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623444171101010510020911000041.206.270.382.65213230375.250.176.235.0005.4124.324.502.7034.0042.86
Average Minor - Per 162 games16262977182342171002362130307315.290.353.430.78327152702.337.140.239.0008.8918.452.072.4436.7528.77

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2013Greensboro Grasshoppers SALAmia203B34--2254638276.9272.24------4281.024.8
2014Jupiter Hammerheads FSLA+mia213B86--42150518197192.9752.23------8996.662.8
2014Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou213B28--1151-462621.0002.21------28100.020.0
2015Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou223B78--331251012168158.9402.03------9681.355.7
2016Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAhou233B109--692151528299284.9502.61------11793.276.2
2016Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAhou23SS2--34-2771.0003.50------1171.71.4
2016Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAhou231B2--13--313131.0006.50------1171.71.4
2016Houston AstrosALMLBhou233B8658513111918.9472.250.31-----988.94.9
2017Quad Cities River Bandits MidwAhou243B2--161-87.8753.50------366.71.4
2017Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAhou241B15--1136212121119.9837.93------7919.010.6
2017Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAhou243B57--24102819134126.9402.21------7972.240.1
2017Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAhou24SS1---------------791.30.7
2017Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAhou24LF4--5---551.0001.25------795.12.8
2017Houston AstrosALMLBhou24SS1-4-2--221.0002.000.50-----714.30.6
2017Houston AstrosALMLBhou243B3217-------------742.91.9
2017Houston AstrosALMLBhou241B4-109-12109.9002.250.90-----757.12.5
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B11875513111918.9471.640.24-----110.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B4-109-12109.9002.250.90-----40.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1-4-2--221.0002.000.50-----10.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B166--933172347433410.9472.47------1660.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B17--1266215134132.9857.76------170.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF4--5---551.0001.25------40.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS3--34-2771.0002.33------30.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B106--441761016230220.9572.08------1060.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B86--42150518197192.9752.23------860.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B36--2360739083.9222.31------360.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2013Greensboro Grasshoppers SALAmia20-----34-----
2014Jupiter Hammerheads FSLA+mia21-----86-----
2014Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou21-----28-----
2015Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou22-----78-----
2016Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAhou23--2-2109-----
2016Houston AstrosALMLBhou23-----8-----
2017Quad Cities River Bandits MidwAhou24-----2-----
2017Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAhou24--15-1574----
2017Houston AstrosALMLBhou24--4-13-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2011Bourne BravesCape Cod LeagueCollege18269710285011000101810001.289.361.371.732366108.346.082.1869.2616.671.800.9397.0021.43
2012Bourne BravesCape Cod LeagueCollege193915925508264200183210409.314.379.503.8828016182.352.189.3029.8917.581.783.3026.5032.00
2013Glendale Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor2022877203001000121800000.230.323.264.58723399.290.034.17212.1218.181.500.000.0015.00
2014Miami MarlinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2166300000003200001.000.333.000.333009.000.000.50033.3322.220.670.000.000.00
2015Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB22911240000011400000.364.417.364.7814012.571.000.0008.3333.334.000.000.000.00
2016Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB23244310153039014510002.349.417.6281.04527648.343.279.3498.3310.421.256.2514.3340.00
2017Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB24193661420210004700103.389.439.6111.05022441.429.222.3339.7617.071.754.8818.0028.57
Cape Cod League Totals - 2 yrs652563578132752002850204010.305.372.453.82511622290.350.148.2589.6617.241.792.4136.5728.21
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs22877203001000121800000.230.323.264.58723399.290.034.17212.1218.181.500.000.0015.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs589621335051902121810106.344.418.552.9705310110.378.208.31310.9116.361.504.5519.2030.30

Awards [11]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2011College Freshman of the Year ... 1st Team College Freshman All-American (3B) ... Atlantic Coast Conference All-Conference (3B) ... Atlantic Coast Conference Freshman of the Year ... 1st Team College All-American (3B)5
2013College World Series All-Tournament Team (3B) ... 1st Team College All-American (DH) ... Atlantic Coast Conference Player of the Year ... Atlantic Coast Conference All-Conference (IF)4
2014Florida State League All-Star Team (3B)1
2015Texas League All-Star (UT)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2018-01-133BPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Astros with Jason Martin, Michael Feliz and Joe Musgrove to Pirates for Gerrit ColeTeam Roster on 2018-01-13
2017-09-183BHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DLTeam Roster on 2017-09-18
2017-08-313BHouston AstrosQuad Cities (A)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Quad Cities (A) for rehabTeam Roster on 2017-08-31
2017-07-233BHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Facial FracturesTeam Roster on 2017-07-23
2017-07-183BHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Fresno (AAA)Team Roster on 2017-07-18
2017-05-133BHouston AstrosFresno (AAA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled listTeam Roster on 2017-05-13
2017-05-053BHouston AstrosFresno (AAA)YDL-7InjuredDL7 InjuredTeam Roster on 2017-05-05
2017-03-203BHouston AstrosFresno (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Fresno (AAA)Team Roster on 2017-03-20
2016-09-163BHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Fresno (AAA)Team Roster on 2016-09-16
2016-05-313BHouston AstrosFresno (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Fresno (AAA)Team Roster on 2016-05-31
2016-05-173BHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minorsTeam Roster on 2016-05-17
2016-04-073B-1BHouston AstrosFresno (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Fresno (AAA)Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2015-06-213B-1BHouston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled listTeam Roster on 2015-06-21
2015-06-133B-1BHouston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 InjuredTeam Roster on 2015-06-13
2015-05-293B-1BHouston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled listTeam Roster on 2015-05-29
2015-05-023B-1BHouston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Jaw fracture [Hit in face with ball sliding into 2B]Team Roster on 2015-05-02
2014-08-013B-1BHouston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Corpus Christi (AA)Team Roster on 2014-08-01
2014-07-313B-1BHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)-MinorsTradedTraded from Marlins with Jake Marisnick, Francis Martes and a 2015 compensation pick to Astros for Jared Cosart, Enrique Hernandez and Austin WatesTeam Roster on 2014-07-31
2014-04-233B-1BMiami MarlinsJupiter (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Jupiter (A+)Team Roster on 2014-04-23
2014-04-183B-1BMiami MarlinsGreensboro (A)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled listTeam Roster on 2014-04-18
2014-04-143B-1BMiami MarlinsGreensboro (A)-DL-7InjuredDL7 InjuredTeam Roster on 2014-04-14
2013-07-173B-1BMiami MarlinsGreensboro (A)-Minors--Team Roster on 2013-07-17
* 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
2013Miami Marlins-203,516,500-------3,516,500Signing Bonus out of 2013 Draft (1st round - 6th overall)
2016Houston AstrosTeam Payroll23507,5000.03177134-3,498,245507,5004,024,000
2017Houston AstrosTeam Payroll24535,000-85040-3,582,271535,0004,559,000
* 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