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Nick WittgrenTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Cleveland Indians MLB Years: 2016-2019
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

PositionsP-340Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameNicholas James Wittgren
Height6-3Weight205BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 29,1991 [28.175]PlaceTorrance,California
High SchoolMcCutcheon (Lafayette,IN)
CollegePurdue University (West Lafayette,IN), Parkland College (Champaign,IL)

DraftedSelected by the Miami Marlins [Team Picks] in the 9th round (287th overall) of the 2012 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$128,800Signing ScoutsKevin IbachService Time2.071 (2018)
Prospect Rankings[PIPE] 2016-MIA-#21
MLB DebutApril 19,2016 [24.326]
OrganizationsMIA [7] CLE [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID164032Retrosheet IDwittn001MLBAM ID621295
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (70.49%) -- Slider (15.86%) -- Changeup (12.98%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (0.38%) -- Cutter (0.19%) -- Curveball (0.09%)
Fastball Velocity [2019] - 92.29 - [2018] - 92.08 - [2017] - 92.46 - [2016] - 92.16
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts64Walks74Hittable46SO/BB77vsPower46Hitting0Durability59Team.483Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2011PurdueBig10NCAA-1So28R/CL20233.18291280001251.0472218210552001.128.290.351.769.715.50.400-
2012PurdueBig10NCAA-1Jr28R/CL21301.76260260001041.035128012392001.157.68--2.638.563.251.000-
2012Jamestown JammersNYPLA-mia-R/CL21021.461701700151124.2244404340001.148.76--1.4612.418.50.000-
2012Greensboro GrasshoppersSALAmia18Rel21000.0060600626.010001131000.331.50--1.5019.5013.00--
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--R/CL0021.172302300211330.2254405471000.987.34--1.4713.799.40.000-
2013Jupiter HammerheadsFSLA+mia13R/CL22210.834804800382554.04275110590000.966.960.171.669.775.90.667-
2013Jacksonville SunsSouAAmia38Rel22000.0040400114.0000004000--------9.000.00--
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--CL0210.775205200392658.04275110630000.896.480.151.549.726.30.667-
2014Jacksonville SunsSouAAmia33R/CL23553.555205200422066.0733126614562101.329.950.821.917.644.00.500-
2015Jacksonville SunsSouAAmia33Rel24000.0020200211.2000003000--------16.200.00--
2015New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAmia36R/CL24163.035105100391962.058222168641001.068.370.871.169.248.00.143-
2015Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--R/CL0162.955305300412063.158222168671001.038.160.841.139.428.38.143-
2016New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAmia36Rel25101.4210010008212.262214111000.794.260.712.847.822.751.000-
2016Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia64Rel25433.1448048009051.2501818610421001.168.711.051.747.324.20.5713.61
2017New Orleans Baby CakesPCLAAAmia36Rel26000.0050500505.03000060000.605.40----10.800.00--
2017Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia64Rel26314.6838038003042.0462222513432001.399.781.062.769.143.31.7503.58
2018Jacksonville Jumbo ShrimpSouAAmiaRel270113.5020200001.04222010003.0027.0013.50--6.750.00.000-
2018New Orleans Baby CakesPCLAAAmiaRel27055.22250250015229.034211748343001.4310.431.232.4510.434.25.000-
2018Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0065.58270270015230.238231968353001.5011.151.762.3510.274.38.000-
2018Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia64Rel27212.9432032006033.2291311115312001.317.750.274.018.292.07.667-0.12
2019Columbus ClippersILAAAcleRel28003.8620200002.03210240002.1411.57--7.7115.432.00--
2019Cleveland IndiansALMLBcleRel28512.81550550013457.24722181015600001.087.341.562.349.364.00.8330.95
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1463.35173017300314183.0172756922531765001.218.351.072.578.553.32.7000.50
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter9202.6022402240017183267.2248917820512898101.118.280.671.709.655.67.310-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter2113.3093093006723110.2104474111221195001.138.380.891.779.595.41.154-
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter563.456006000452272.1773328814642101.259.490.991.737.894.57.455-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter210.834804800382554.04275110590000.966.960.171.669.775.90.667-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0060600626.010001131000.331.50--1.5019.5013.00--
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter021.461701700151124.2244404340001.148.76--1.4612.418.50.000-
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter532.54551540002292.0823426222944001.138.020.202.159.204.27.625-
Miami Marlins Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter953.60118011800180126.2125535112381165001.288.810.852.688.183.05.643-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter512.81550550013457.24722181015600001.087.341.562.349.364.00.833-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings1773.35205020500375220.0204898226632096001.218.351.072.578.553.32.7080.50
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings7162.6018301830014068220.0202746416422367101.118.280.671.709.655.67.304-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2014Jacksonville SunsSouAAmia33p23383000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2015New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAmia36p24296130001100100000.500.500.5001.000306.600.000.167.4400.0016.670.000.000.000.00
2017Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia64p26344000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter824000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter769130001100100000.333.333.333.666309.375.000.111.0000.0011.110.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter386130001100100000.500.500.5001.000306.600.000.167.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter383000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Miami Marlins Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter784000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1628000000000200000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16219260002200200000.333.333.333.6666019.375.000.111.0000.0011.110.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2012Jamestown Jammers NYPLA-mia21P17--12--331.0000.18------17100.022.7
2012Greensboro Grasshoppers SALAmia21P6---------------6100.04.3
2013Jupiter Hammerheads FSLA+mia22P48--36--991.0000.19------48100.035.0
2013Jacksonville Suns SouAAmia22P4---1--111.0000.25------4100.02.9
2014Jacksonville Suns SouAAmia23P52--48-112121.0000.23------52100.037.1
2015Jacksonville Suns SouAAmia24P2---------------2100.01.4
2015New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAmia24P51--4512109.9000.18------51100.035.4
2016New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAmia25P10---------------10100.07.2
2016Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia25P48-5136--991.0000.190.18-----48100.029.8
2017New Orleans Baby Cakes PCLAAAmia26P5---1--111.0000.20------5100.03.6
2017Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia26P38-4235--881.0000.210.19-20.0-38100.023.5
2018Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp SouAAmia27P2---------------2100.01.5
2018New Orleans Baby Cakes PCLAAAmia27P25--27--991.0000.36------25100.018.0
2018Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia27P32-333---331.0000.090.09-10.0-32100.019.9
2019Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle28P2---------------2100.01.4
2019Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28P55-5737-310101.0000.180.18-----55100.034.0
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P173-1831218-330301.0000.170.16-30.0-1730.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P93--613122019.9500.20------930.00.0
AA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P60--49-113131.0000.22------600.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P48--36--991.0000.19------480.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P6---------------60.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P17--12--331.0000.18------170.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2012Jamestown Jammers NYPLA-mia2117----------
2012Greensboro Grasshoppers SALAmia216----------
2013Jupiter Hammerheads FSLA+mia2248----------
2013Jacksonville Suns SouAAmia224----------
2014Jacksonville Suns SouAAmia2352----------
2015Jacksonville Suns SouAAmia242----------
2015New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAmia2451----------
2016New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAmia2510----------
2016Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia2548----------
2017New Orleans Baby Cakes PCLAAAmia265----------
2017Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia2638----------
2018Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp SouAAmia272----------
2018New Orleans Baby Cakes PCLAAAmia2725----------
2018Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia2732----------
2019Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle282----------
2019Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2855----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2011Hyannis Harbor HawksCape Cod LeagueCollege20300.9517017000919.015220729001.167.110.003.3213.744.140.951.000
2013Glendale Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor22000.66130130010313.26110219000.613.950.001.3212.519.500.66.000
2014Miami MarlinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB23003.3730300102.2511013102.7316.870.003.3710.123.003.37.000
2016Miami MarlinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB250010.8030300213.1444022001.9410.800.005.405.401.0010.80.000
2017Miami MarlinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26003.48909004110.17541515101.196.100.874.3513.063.004.35.000
2018Miami MarlinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB27000.0010100001.0100000001.009.000.000.000.0000.00.000
2019Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB28003.8680800109.1644016000.775.790.000.965.796.003.86.000
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs300.9517017000919.015220729001.167.110.003.3213.744.140.951.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs000.66130130010313.76110219000.593.950.001.3212.519.500.66.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs004.3924024008226.72314131926201.207.760.343.048.782.894.73.000

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2013Florida State League All-Star Team (RP) ... Minor League High-A All-Star Team (RP)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2019-04-09RPCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Columbus (AAA)27.316Team Roster on 2019-04-09
2019-03-23RPCleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Columbus (AAA)27.299Team Roster on 2019-03-23
2019-02-04RPCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Marlins to Indians for Jordan Milbrath27.251Team Roster on 2019-02-04
2019-01-29RPMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment27.245Team Roster on 2019-01-29
2018-09-01RPMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from New Orleans (AAA)27.095Team Roster on 2018-09-01
2018-06-28RPMiami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to New Orleans (AAA)27.030Team Roster on 2018-06-28
2018-06-22RPMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL27.024Team Roster on 2018-06-22
2018-06-19RPMiami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to New Orleans (AAA) for rehab27.021Team Roster on 2018-06-19
2018-06-14RPMiami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Jacksonville (AA) for rehab27.016Team Roster on 2018-06-14
2018-06-02RPMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Right middle finger contusion27.004Team Roster on 2018-06-02
2018-04-20RPMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from New Orleans (AAA)26.327Team Roster on 2018-04-20
2018-03-19RPMiami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to New Orleans (AAA)26.295Team Roster on 2018-03-19
2017-10-04RPMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL26.128Team Roster on 2017-10-04
2017-07-20RPMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Right elbow sprain26.052Team Roster on 2017-07-20
2017-05-03RPMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from New Orleans (AAA)25.340Team Roster on 2017-05-03
2017-04-14RPMiami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to New Orleans (AAA)25.321Team Roster on 2017-04-14
2016-05-27RPMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from New Orleans (AAA)24.364Team Roster on 2016-05-27
2016-05-15PMiami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to New Orleans (AAA)24.352Team Roster on 2016-05-15
2016-05-11PMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from New Orleans (AAA)24.348Team Roster on 2016-05-11
2016-04-27PMiami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to New Orleans (AAA)24.334Team Roster on 2016-04-27
2016-04-19PMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from New Orleans (AAA)24.326Team Roster on 2016-04-19
2016-04-07PMiami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to New Orleans (AAA)24.314Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2016-03-17PMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to minors24.293Team Roster on 2016-03-17
2015-11-26PMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors24.181Team Roster on 2015-11-26
2015-04-15PMiami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to New Orleans (AAA)23.322Team Roster on 2015-04-15
2013-08-29PMiami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Jacksonville (AA)22.092Team Roster on 2013-08-29
2013-04-11PMiami MarlinsJupiter (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Jupiter (A+)21.318Team Roster on 2013-04-11
2012-08-18PMiami MarlinsGreensboro (A)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Greensboro (A)21.081Team Roster on 2012-08-18
2012-06-20PMiami MarlinsJamestown (A-)-Minors--21.022Team Roster on 2012-06-20
* 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.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2012Miami Marlins-21128,800-------128,800Signing Bonus out of 2012 Draft (9th round - 287th overall)
2016Miami MarlinsTeam Payroll25507,5000.14377148-3,498,245507,500636,300
2017Miami MarlinsTeam Payroll26535,0001.13581937-3,651,709535,0001,171,300
* 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