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Kevin PillarTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Toronto Blue Jays MLB Years: 2013-2018
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League

PositionsCF-766, LF-221, OF-142, RF-92, DH-3Position when DraftedCFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameKevin Pillar
Height6-0Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 4,1989 [29.285]PlaceTarzana,California
High SchoolChaminade Prep (West Hills,CA)
CollegeCal State Dominguez Hills (Carson,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Toronto Blue Jays [Team Picks] in the 32nd round (979th overall) of the 2011 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsKevin FoxService Time3.113 (2017)
MLB DebutAugust 14,2013 [24.222]
OrganizationsTOR [8] Awards6
TBC Player ID165668Retrosheet IDpillk001MLBAM ID607680
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed83Power54Contact80XBH55RBIs47Runs60Hitting75Durability68Team.526Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2008Cal State Dominguez HillsCollegeFr4of19552033477201138174102427400.379.406.502.90810222226.418.123.236.3964.4210.622.400.44203.0028.57
2009Cal State Dominguez HillsCollegeSo4of2039158345211023018181541400.329.368.437.8056913175.345.108.266.3534.578.571.881.1479.0025.00
2010Cal State Dominguez HillsCollegeJr4of21612403891220550124152232400.379.416.533.94912827264.396.154.250.4135.688.331.471.8948.0029.67
2011Cal State Dominguez HillsCollegeSr4of2249198407321363694101155100.369.411.5961.00711830219.368.227.303.4344.575.021.102.7433.0041.10
2011Bluefield Blue JaysAppRktor5cf-rf2260236448217373784103634304.347.377.534.91112627256.383.187.246.3933.9114.063.602.7333.7132.93
2012Lansing LugnutsMidwAtor4lf2386335491082045573563553311110.322.390.451.84115129375.371.129.319.3689.3314.131.511.3367.0026.85
2012Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+tor4rf-cf234216416538213416351721600.323.339.415.7546811178.342.092.201.3242.819.553.400.56164.0020.75
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         128499651612866915194070527110.323.374.439.81321940553.360.116.281.3547.2312.661.751.0883.1724.84
2013New Hampshire Fisher CatsEastAAtorcf24713044495202530158193140006.313.361.441.80213427327.336.128.214.3535.819.481.631.5360.8028.42
2013Buffalo BisonsILAAAtorlf-cf2452201306019442785123921204.299.341.493.8349927218.350.194.269.3605.5017.893.251.8350.2545.00
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1235057415539695723133170612010.307.353.461.81423354545.341.154.236.3565.6912.842.261.6556.1134.84
2013Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor22lf24361021121403130142922000.206.250.333.583347110.257.127.157.2593.6426.367.252.7334.0033.33
2014Buffalo BisonsILAAAtor22lf-cf25100405571313931059276214840438.323.359.509.86820652434.345.186.289.3764.8411.062.292.3040.5039.69
2014Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor11lf-cf2553116193190271242810103.267.295.397.6924611122.333.130.155.3043.2822.957.001.6458.0035.48
2015Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor11cf26159586761633121256254288554519.278.314.399.71323445628.306.121.205.3104.4613.543.041.9148.8327.61
2016Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+tor26o2727361002000020000.857.8891.0001.889719.857.143.143.7860.000.000.000.000.0016.67
2016Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor11cf27146548591463527531462490633012.266.303.376.67920644584.306.110.168.2954.1115.413.751.2078.2930.14
2017Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor11cf281545877215037116421563395633013.256.300.404.70423754632.280.148.220.3025.2215.032.882.5336.6936.00
2018Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor1129142512651294021559143189860608.252.282.426.70821857542.281.174.230.3023.3218.085.442.7734.1344.19
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter69024513026401567552306922111425261218145.261.298.398.6969752182618.294.137.201.0004.2416.233.832.1044.5634.06
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter413165224353512418322461093210222420716432.324.367.479.8467911741797.356.155.263.0005.6812.472.201.7851.6332.52
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter15260687191587148635113387616312.315.353.503.85630579652.346.188.282.0005.0613.342.642.1543.2941.36
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter713044495202530158193140006.313.361.441.80213427327.336.128.214.0005.819.481.631.5360.8028.42
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter4417119599213616351741600.345.366.439.8057512187.365.094.199.0002.679.093.400.53171.0020.34
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter86335491082045573563553311110.322.390.451.84115129375.371.129.319.0009.3314.131.511.3367.0026.85
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter60236448217373784103634304.347.377.534.91112627256.383.187.246.0003.9114.063.602.7333.7132.93
NCAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter204799146293744141545613437214151300.367.403.522.92541792884.384.155.263.0004.868.141.671.5857.0731.40
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter69024513026401567552306922111425261218145.261.298.398.6969752182618.294.137.201.0004.2416.233.832.1044.5634.06
Average MLB - Per 162 games16257571150372135416526100634011.261.298.398.69622951615.294.137.201.0004.2416.233.832.1044.5634.06
Average Minor - Per 162 games16264895210497139643134088836213.324.367.479.84631068705.356.155.263.0005.6812.472.201.7851.6332.52

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2011Bluefield Blue Jays AppRktor22CF35--8362-9189.9782.54------6058.351.5
2011Bluefield Blue Jays AppRktor22RF18--2421-2726.9631.44------6030.026.5
2011Bluefield Blue Jays AppRktor22LF3--7---771.0002.33------605.04.4
2012Lansing Lugnuts MidwAtor23LF49--854319289.9671.82------8657.035.8
2012Lansing Lugnuts MidwAtor23RF15--33-1-3433.9712.20------8617.410.9
2012Lansing Lugnuts MidwAtor23CF10--20--120201.0002.00------8611.67.3
2012Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor23RF18--282-230301.0001.67------4242.913.5
2012Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor23CF16--311--32321.0002.00------4238.112.0
2012Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor23LF4--11---11111.0002.75------429.53.0
2013New Hampshire Fisher Cats EastAAtor24CF53--125733135132.9782.49------7174.637.9
2013New Hampshire Fisher Cats EastAAtor24LF20--2451-3029.9671.45------7128.214.3
2013Buffalo Bisons ILAAAtor24LF21--41-1-4241.9761.95------5240.414.6
2013Buffalo Bisons ILAAAtor24CF20--412--43431.0002.15------5238.513.9
2013Buffalo Bisons ILAAAtor24RF12--273--30301.0002.50------5223.18.3
2013Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor24LF3328243561--57571.0001.730.23-----3691.720.4
2013Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor24DH1---------------362.80.6
2013Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor24RF1181---111.0001.000.13-----362.80.6
2014Buffalo Bisons ILAAAtor25LF47--773--80801.0001.70------10047.032.9
2014Buffalo Bisons ILAAAtor25CF31--512--53531.0001.71------10031.021.7
2014Buffalo Bisons ILAAAtor25RF18--451214846.9582.56------10018.012.6
2014Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor25LF301413430---30301.0001.000.22-----5356.618.5
2014Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor25CF1613112331--34341.0002.130.30-----5330.29.9
2014Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor25RF733581--991.0001.290.26-----5313.24.3
2014Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor25DH2---------------533.81.2
2015Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor26CF142139123640472-413411.9952.890.33-----15989.387.7
2015Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor26LF1413120323-135351.0002.500.29-----1598.88.6
2015Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor26RF33264---441.0001.330.15-----1591.91.9
2016Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor27CF2--4---441.0002.00------2100.01.5
2016Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor27CF1461431293337662349343.9832.350.27-----146100.090.1
2017Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor28CF153148134331681-325324.9972.120.24-----15499.494.4
2018Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor29CF1421321172352762365359.9842.530.31-----142100.088.2
2018Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor29OF1421321172352762365359.9842.530.31-----142100.088.2
MLB Totals for CF - 5 season(s)-   CF599575515614422915414861471.9902.460.29-----5990.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1421321172352762365359.9842.530.31-----1420.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 3 season(s)-   LF77554971184-11221221.0001.580.25-----770.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 3 season(s)-   RF11769131--14141.0001.270.20-----110.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH3---------------30.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF68--11831-122121.9921.78------680.00.0
AAA Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF51--924--96961.0001.88------510.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 2 season(s)-   RF30--724217876.9742.53------300.00.0
AA Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF53--125733135132.9782.49------530.00.0
AA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF20--2451-3029.9671.45------200.00.0
A+ Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF18--351--36361.0002.00------180.00.0
A+ Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF18--282-230301.0001.67------180.00.0
A+ Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF4--11---11111.0002.75------40.00.0
A Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF49--854319289.9671.82------490.00.0
A Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF15--33-1-3433.9712.20------150.00.0
A Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF10--20--120201.0002.00------100.00.0
Rk Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF35--8362-9189.9782.54------350.00.0
Rk Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF18--2421-2726.9631.44------180.00.0
Rk Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF3--7---771.0002.33------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2011Bluefield Blue Jays AppRktor22------33518--
2012Lansing Lugnuts MidwAtor23------491015--
2012Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor23------41618--
2013New Hampshire Fisher Cats EastAAtor24------2053---
2013Buffalo Bisons ILAAAtor24------212012--
2013Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor24------33-1-1
2014Buffalo Bisons ILAAAtor25------473118--
2014Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor25------30167-2
2015Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor26------141423--
2016Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor27-------2---
2016Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor27-------146---
2017Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor28-------153---
2018Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor29-------142-142-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2010Wisconsin WoodchucksNorthwoods LeagueCollege21692804779121328248192354105.282.338.364.70210216309.298.082.2076.157.441.210.9793.3320.25
2012Salt River RaftersArizona Fall LgMinor231562132310178231300000.371.400.435.83527265.458.064.2104.6220.004.331.5462.008.70
2013Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB2479110000000100000.111.111.111.222109.125.000.0000.0011.110.000.000.000.00
2014Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB252133251104010810003.152.176.242.4188234.200.090.0610.0023.530.000.000.0040.00
2015Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB2618539144027122511001.264.304.453.75724657.261.189.2083.518.772.503.5126.5042.86
2015Toronto Blue JaysDiv SeriesMLB26521372014010500001.333.333.571.90412321.400.238.1900.0023.810.004.7621.0042.86
2015Toronto Blue JaysChamp. SeriesMLB26621353002203300000.238.333.381.7148324.278.143.38112.5012.501.000.000.0060.00
2016Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB2720577153114122301001.263.288.404.69223560.264.141.1583.335.001.501.6757.0033.33
2016Toronto Blue JaysWild CardMLB2714011000000100000.250.250.500.750214.333.250.2500.0025.000.000.000.00100.00
2016Toronto Blue JaysDiv SeriesMLB27312110011001100010.083.154.333.4874113.000.250.3337.697.691.007.6912.00100.00
2016Toronto Blue JaysChamp. SeriesMLB27516010001101400100.063.111.063.1741018.077.000.1255.5622.224.000.000.000.00
2017Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB2822587207104236601003.345.406.500.90629865.385.155.2419.239.231.000.000.0040.00
2018Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB2918487215028022500001.438.460.6671.12732750.463.229.2294.0010.002.504.0024.0033.33
Northwoods League Totals - 1 yrs692804779121328248192354105.282.338.364.70210216309.298.082.2076.157.441.210.9793.3320.25
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs1562132310178231300000.371.400.435.83527265.458.064.2104.6220.004.331.5462.008.70
MLB Spring Training Totals - 6 yrs1062583376203527410122823009.295.331.453.78411728275.316.158.1824.3610.182.331.8251.6036.84
MLB Playoffs - Wild Card Totals - 1 yrs14011000000100000.250.250.500.750214.333.250.2500.0025.000.000.000.00100.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs833482025011600011.242.265.485.75016434.240.243.2422.9417.656.005.8816.5050.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs1137363003304700100.162.238.243.4819342.194.081.2709.5216.671.750.000.0050.00

Awards [6]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2011Appalachian League All-Star (OF)1
2012Midwest League All-Star Team (OF) ... Midwest League Most Valuable Player ... Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Player of the Year3
2014International League All-Star Team (OF)1
2015American League Player of the Week (September 21-September 28)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-08-03CFToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL29.211Team Roster on 2018-08-03
2018-07-15CFToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 SC Joint sprain29.192Team Roster on 2018-07-15
2018-01-12CFToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($3.25m) [Avoids arbitration]29.008Team Roster on 2018-01-12
2017-05-18CFToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveOff-RosterSuspended by team for 2 games for comments made during a game28.134Team Roster on 2017-05-18
2016-08-23CFToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL27.231Team Roster on 2016-08-23
2016-08-08CFToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Sprained left thumb27.216Team Roster on 2016-08-08
2014-08-26CFToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Buffalo (AAA)25.234Team Roster on 2014-08-26
2014-06-25lfToronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Buffalo (AAA)25.172Team Roster on 2014-06-25
2014-06-23lfToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Buffalo (AAA)25.170Team Roster on 2014-06-23
2014-06-12lfToronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Buffalo (AAA)25.159Team Roster on 2014-06-12
2014-05-13lfToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Buffalo (AAA)25.129Team Roster on 2014-05-13
2014-04-12lfToronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Buffalo (AAA)25.098Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2014-03-23lfToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to minors25.078Team Roster on 2014-03-23
2013-08-14lfToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Buffalo (AAA)24.222Team Roster on 2013-08-14
2013-06-21CF-RFToronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Buffalo (AAA)24.168Team Roster on 2013-06-21
2013-04-06CF-RFToronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to New Hampshire (AA)24.092Team Roster on 2013-04-06
2012-07-17CF-RFToronto Blue JaysDunedin (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Dunedin (A+)23.194Team Roster on 2012-07-17
2012-06-09CF-RFToronto Blue JaysLansing (A)-Minors--23.156Team Roster on 2012-06-09
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-06-19ContractSigned by Blue Jays 
* 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
2013Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll24490,000-77553-3,023,990490,000490,000
2014Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll25500,000-79455-3,256,497500,000990,000
2015Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll26512,0001.11371127223,571,283507,5001,502,000
2016Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll27521,1002.11359527353,498,245507,5002,023,100
2017Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll28555,0003.11359126343,651,709535,0002,578,100
2018Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll293,250,000-28313654,360,045545,0005,828,1002018-01-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($3.25m) [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