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Ryan MerrittTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2019 MLB Years: 2016-2017
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Drafted
Rated Prospect

PositionsP-164Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRyan Adam Merritt
Height6-0Weight160BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateFebruary 21,1992 [27.183]PlaceMcKinney,Texas
High SchoolCelina (Celina,TX)
CollegeMcLennan Community College (Waco,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Cleveland Indians [Team Picks] in the 16th round (488th overall) of the 2011 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$150,000Signing ScoutsKevin CullenService Time1.015 (2018)
Prospect Rankings[PIPE] 2016-CLE-#28 ... 2017-CLE-#23 ... 2018-CLE-#22
MLB DebutMay 30,2016 [24.099]
OrganizationsCLE [8] TBA [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID165662Retrosheet IDmerrr001MLBAM ID607320
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (36.91%) -- Changeup (24.83%) -- Cutter (20.81%) -- Curveball (12.53%) -- Slider (3.13%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (1.79%)
Fastball Velocity [2017] - 86.94 - [2016] - 87.31
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts14Walks94Hittable28SO/BB74vsPower28Hitting0Durability50Team.517Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2011McLennan CCNTJCACJr CollegeST191031.4110100000096.0792415014890000.977.41--1.318.346.36.769-
2011Arizona IndiansArizRkcle-Rel19001.0840400118.0103102100001.4410.80--2.1610.805.00--
2012Mahoning Valley ScrappersNYPLA-cle28ST20344.0914140000066.0824230317402101.5011.180.412.325.452.35.429-
2013Lake County CaptainsMidwAcleST21693.42242310000126.014262481018918601.2710.120.711.286.485.06.400-
2013Carolina MudcatsCaroA+cleST21005.0022000009.07551160000.897.001.001.006.006.00--
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0693.52262510000135.014967531119978601.249.910.731.266.455.11.400-
2014Carolina MudcatsCaroA+cle32ST221332.58252502000160.0128564612251270300.957.190.671.407.135.08.813-
2015Akron RubberDucksEastAAcle24ST231073.51222202200141.01456355816893101.149.260.511.025.685.56.588-
2015Columbus ClippersILAAAcle12ST23204.20550000030.038141416160101.4711.400.301.804.802.671.000-
2015Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01273.63272702200171.018377699221053201.209.630.471.165.534.77.632-
2016Columbus ClippersILAAAcle12ST241183.70242402100143.015667591523922001.259.800.941.445.784.00.579-
2016Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle54S/R24101.64413001011.06220060000.554.91----4.910.001.0002.06
2017Lake County CaptainsMidwAcle7ST25102.5711000007.07220140001.149.00--1.295.144.001.000-
2017Columbus ClippersILAAAcle12ST251053.03191811000116.011640391925850001.229.001.471.946.593.40.667-
2017Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01153.00201911000123.012342411926890001.219.001.391.906.513.42.688-
2017Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle54S/R25201.74541001020.226640470001.4511.32--1.743.051.751.0003.06
2018Columbus ClippersILAAAcleST26333.7915132000071.0823030102521001.1810.351.260.256.5626.00.500-
2019Durham BullsILAAAtbaS/R27447.19251114004076.011365611922640061.7713.322.242.597.552.91.500-
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter301.71954002031.2328604130001.149.09--1.143.693.251.000-0.44
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter63433.68180158227351953.0102644939098158676161261.249.670.921.496.374.28.594-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter30204.188871173140436.150521620364783093161.3310.401.321.616.363.96.600-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1073.51222202200141.01456355816893101.149.260.511.025.685.56.588-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1332.71272702000169.0135615113261330300.957.180.691.387.075.12.813-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter793.38252410000133.014964501019958601.2610.060.681.286.415.00.438-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter344.0914140000066.0824230317402101.5011.180.412.325.452.35.429-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter001.0840400118.0103102100001.4410.80--2.1610.805.00--
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1031.4110100000096.0792415014890000.977.41--1.318.346.36.769-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter301.71954002031.2328604130001.149.09--1.143.693.251.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings2101.7163352800140220.02225642028900001.149.09--1.143.693.251.000-0.44
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15103.68413652110220.02361039023361564311.249.670.921.496.374.28.600-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2019Durham BullsILAAAtbap2711000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16216200000000016200000.000.000.000.00000162.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2011Arizona Indians ArizRkcle19P4--11--221.0000.50------4100.07.1
2012Mahoning Valley Scrappers NYPLA-cle20P14--115111716.9411.14------14100.018.7
2013Lake County Captains MidwAcle21P24--10203-3330.9091.25------24100.017.5
2013Carolina Mudcats CaroA+cle21P2--1-1-21.5000.50------2100.01.4
2014Carolina Mudcats CaroA+cle22P25--720--27271.0001.08------25100.018.4
2015Akron RubberDucks EastAAcle23P22--8202-3028.9331.27------22100.015.5
2015Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle23P5--14--551.0001.00------5100.03.5
2016Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle24P24--523-328281.0001.17------24100.016.7
2016Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24P4111-3-1331.0000.750.27-----4100.02.5
2017Lake County Captains MidwAcle25P1--23--551.0005.00------1100.00.7
2017Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle25P19--214--16161.0000.84------19100.013.4
2017Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25P542012--331.0000.600.152-100.0-5100.03.1
2018Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle26P15--210111312.9230.80------15100.010.7
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P953115-1661.0000.670.192-100.0-90.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P63--1051146261.9840.97------630.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P22--8202-3028.9331.27------220.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P27--8201-2928.9661.04------270.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P25--12233-3835.9211.40------250.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P14--115111716.9411.14------140.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P4--11--221.0000.50------40.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2011Arizona Indians ArizRkcle194----------
2012Mahoning Valley Scrappers NYPLA-cle2014----------
2013Lake County Captains MidwAcle2124----------
2013Carolina Mudcats CaroA+cle212----------
2014Carolina Mudcats CaroA+cle2225----------
2015Akron RubberDucks EastAAcle2322----------
2015Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle235----------
2016Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle2424----------
2016Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle244----------
2017Lake County Captains MidwAcle251----------
2017Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle2519----------
2017Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle255----------
2018Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle2615----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2015Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB23006.0020200003.0322005001.009.000.000.0015.0006.00.000
2016Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB24016.0040400403.0522112002.0015.003.003.006.002.006.00.000
2016Cleveland IndiansChamp. SeriesMLB24000.0011000004.12000030000.494.150.000.006.2300.00.000
2017Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB25018.6441300008.11188127001.6011.881.082.167.563.508.64.000
2018Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB26129.3153200009.21713104110001.9615.833.720.939.3110.0012.10.333
2019Tampa Bay RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB27003.0062400119.01253116101.4412.001.001.006.006.005.00.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs146.8221615005133.04830257530101.6113.091.911.368.186.008.18.200
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs000.0011000004.3200003000.464.150.000.006.2300.00.000

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2014Carolina League All-Star Team (SP)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2019-08-16PTampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list27.177Team Roster on 2019-08-16
2019-08-13PTampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured27.174Team Roster on 2019-08-13
2019-06-20PTampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Durham (AAA)27.120Team Roster on 2019-06-20
2019-06-15PTampa Bay RaysMontgomery (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Montgomery (AA)27.115Team Roster on 2019-06-15
2018-11-02PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentElected Free Agency26.255  
2018-07-21SPCleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors26.151Team Roster on 2018-07-21
2018-07-13SPCleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for assignment26.143Team Roster on 2018-07-13
2018-06-14PCleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Columbus (AAA)26.114Team Roster on 2018-06-14
2018-05-15SPCleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL26.084Team Roster on 2018-05-15
2018-05-04SPCleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Columbus (AAA) for rehab26.073Team Roster on 2018-05-04
2018-03-29SPCleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Left knee sprain26.037Team Roster on 2018-03-29
2017-08-26SPCleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Columbus (AAA)25.187Team Roster on 2017-08-26
2017-08-17SPCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Columbus (AAA)25.178Team Roster on 2017-08-17
2017-07-22SPCleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Columbus (AAA)25.152Team Roster on 2017-07-22
2017-07-17SPCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Columbus (AAA)25.147Team Roster on 2017-07-17
2017-07-02SPCleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Columbus (AAA)25.132Team Roster on 2017-07-02
2017-07-01SPCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Columbus (AAA)25.131Team Roster on 2017-07-01
2017-06-24SPCleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Columbus (AAA)25.124Team Roster on 2017-06-24
2017-06-16SPCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Lake County (A)25.116Team Roster on 2017-06-16
2017-06-12SPCleveland IndiansLake County (A)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lake County (A)25.112Team Roster on 2017-06-12
2017-03-20SPCleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Columbus (AAA)25.028Team Roster on 2017-03-20
2016-09-11SPCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Columbus (AAA)24.203Team Roster on 2016-09-11
2016-08-05PCleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Columbus (AAA)24.166Team Roster on 2016-08-05
2016-08-04PCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Columbus (AAA)24.165Team Roster on 2016-08-04
2016-07-06PCleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list24.136Team Roster on 2016-07-06
2016-06-29PCleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Injured24.129Team Roster on 2016-06-29
2016-05-31PCleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Columbus (AAA)24.100Team Roster on 2016-05-31
2016-05-24PCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Columbus (AAA)24.093Team Roster on 2016-05-24
2015-08-14PCleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Columbus (AAA)23.175Team Roster on 2015-08-14
2015-03-23PCleveland IndiansAkron (AA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Akron (AA)23.031Team Roster on 2015-03-23
2014-11-24PCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors22.277Team Roster on 2014-11-24
2013-08-21PCleveland IndiansCarolina (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Carolina (A+)21.182Team Roster on 2013-08-21
2013-04-12PCleveland IndiansLake County (A)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lake County (A)21.051Team Roster on 2013-04-12
2012-06-22PCleveland IndiansMahoning Valley (A-)-Minors--20.122Team Roster on 2012-06-22
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-08-14ContractSigned by Indians 
* 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
2011Cleveland Indians-19150,000-------150,000Signing Bonus out of 2011 Draft (16th round - 488th overall)
2016Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll24507,5000.03277147-3,498,245507,500657,500
2017Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll25535,4000.07581730103,651,709535,0001,192,900
* 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