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Willson ContrerasTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Chicago Cubs MLB Years: 2016-2018
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Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
World Series Champion

PositionsC-469, 3B-56, LF-36, 1B-29, RF-18, 2B-3Position when DraftedC-3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWillson Eduardo Contreras
Height6-1Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 13,1992 [26.131]PlacePuerto Cabello,Venezuela

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 2009 by the Chicago Cubs.
Signing Bonus$850,000Signing ScoutsHector OrtegaJuilio FigueroaService Time1.108 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2016-MLB-#67 ... 2016-CHN-#2 á [PIPE] 2016-MLB-#50 ... 2016-CHN-#2
MLB DebutJune 17,2016 [24.035]
OrganizationsCHN [9] Awards4
TBC Player ID166316Retrosheet IDcontw001MLBAM ID575929
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed53Power74Contact60XBH64RBIs81Runs46Hitting80Durability61Team.515Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2010Dominican Cubs 2DSLRkchn3b18176411202109208600000.313.389.375.76424372.345.062.219.34711.118.330.750.000.0015.00
2011Boise HawksNwstA-chn193b1960222315854227321141330012.261.305.347.6527711239.313.086.140.2914.6017.153.730.84111.0018.97
2012Boise HawksNwstA-chn19c2064249326810133932115450117.273.316.357.6738914266.337.084.133.2974.1420.304.911.1383.0020.59
2013Kane County CougarsMidwAchn19c218631046771151146832666711011.248.320.423.74313127345.282.175.274.3277.5419.132.543.1928.1835.06
2014Daytona CubsFSLA+chn5c2280281406814253755286651206.242.320.359.67910121317.297.117.217.3068.8320.822.361.5856.2030.88
2015Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn40c2312645471151344875445762703022.333.413.478.89121746521.370.145.271.38810.9411.901.091.5456.7530.46
2016Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn40c2454203407116394344283260216.350.439.5911.03012028239.378.241.379.43511.7213.391.143.7722.5639.44
2016Chicago CubsNLMLBchn40c24762523371141123522266741007.282.358.488.84612327283.341.206.310.3649.1923.672.584.2421.0038.03
2017Chicago CubsNLMLBchn40c25117377501042102174544598312213.276.356.499.85518842428.319.223.345.36210.5122.902.184.9117.9540.38
2018Chicago CubsNLMLBchnc261314484811526595241521131322213.257.350.397.74717840517.323.140.263.32810.0621.862.171.7449.7834.78
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3241077131290616421611171232782044433.269.354.454.8084891091228.326.185.303.00010.0222.642.263.4225.6437.59
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter487178327151392203827629201693273359264.288.359.426.7857591501999.333.138.238.0008.4516.361.931.9046.9229.24
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter54203407116394344283260216.350.439.5911.03012028239.378.241.379.00011.7213.391.143.7722.5639.44
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12645471151344875445762703022.333.413.478.89121746521.370.145.271.00010.9411.901.091.5456.7530.46
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter80281406814253755286651206.242.320.359.67910121317.297.117.217.0008.8320.822.361.5856.2030.88
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter8631046771151146832666711011.248.320.423.74313127345.282.175.274.0007.5419.132.543.1928.1835.06
A- Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter12447163126155566642295831119.268.311.352.66316625505.325.084.136.0004.3618.814.320.9994.2019.84
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter176411202109208600000.313.389.375.76424372.345.062.219.00011.118.330.750.000.0015.00
Chicago Cubs Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3241077131290616421611171232782044433.269.354.454.8084891091228.326.185.303.00010.0222.642.263.4225.6437.59
Average MLB - Per 162 games16253966145313218164621391022217.269.354.454.80824555614.326.185.303.00010.0222.642.263.4225.6437.59
Average Minor - Per 162 games162593901713171392107561091123121.288.359.426.78525250665.333.138.238.0008.4516.361.931.9046.9229.24

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2011Boise Hawks NwstA-chn193B46--31921910142123.8662.67------6076.760.5
2011Boise Hawks NwstA-chn191B7--664297270.97210.00------6011.79.2
2011Boise Hawks NwstA-chn19LF5--4---441.0000.80------608.36.6
2011Boise Hawks NwstA-chn192B2--57211412.8576.00------603.32.6
2011Boise Hawks NwstA-chn19RF1---------------601.71.3
2012Boise Hawks NwstA-chn20C39--2542971290283.9767.26-262353.186460.951.3
2012Boise Hawks NwstA-chn20RF13--272--29291.0002.23------6420.317.1
2012Boise Hawks NwstA-chn201B6--562195958.9839.67------649.47.9
2012Boise Hawks NwstA-chn20LF3--5---551.0001.67------644.73.9
2012Boise Hawks NwstA-chn203B1---------------641.61.3
2012Boise Hawks NwstA-chn202B1--12--331.0003.00------641.61.3
2013Kane County Cougars MidwAchn21C72--47570184563545.9687.57-863670.5198683.753.3
2013Kane County Cougars MidwAchn211B6--481-649491.0008.17------867.04.4
2013Kane County Cougars MidwAchn21RF2---------------862.31.5
2014Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn22C73--4957211568567.9987.77-512170.8118091.353.7
2014Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn221B2--2---221.0001.00------802.51.5
2015Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn23C75--5335984600592.9877.89-702772.2712659.554.0
2015Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn233B8--210-212121.0001.50------1266.35.8
2016Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn24C45--3603827400398.9958.84-251169.475483.331.5
2016Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24C5741389389316-426420.9867.371.08221362.967675.035.4
2016Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24LF2421180261--27271.0001.130.15-----7631.614.9
2016Chicago CubsNLMLBchn241B3219221-123231.0007.671.21-----763.91.9
2017Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25C1089182178286137881868.9858.041.06612372.6711792.366.7
2017Chicago CubsNLMLBchn251B5120173-420201.0004.001.00-----1174.33.1
2017Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25LF43263-1-43.7500.750.12-----1173.42.5
2017Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25RF2-6-------------1171.71.2
2017Chicago CubsNLMLBchn253B1-2-1--111.0001.000.50-----1170.90.6
MLB Totals for C - 2 season(s)- á C1651321210117111719713071288.9857.811.06833669.7131650.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 2 season(s)- á LF28242062911-3130.9681.070.15-----280.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)- á 1B8339394-543431.0005.381.10-----80.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 1 season(s)- á RF2-6-------------20.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)- á 3B1-2-1--111.0001.000.50-----10.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 1 season(s)- á C45--3603827400398.9958.84-251169.47450.00.0
AA Totals for C - 1 season(s)- á C75--5335984600592.9877.89-702772.27750.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)- á 3B8--210-212121.0001.50------80.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 1 season(s)- á C73--4957211568567.9987.77-512170.811730.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)- á 1B2--2---221.0001.00------20.00.0
A Totals for C - 1 season(s)- á C72--47570184563545.9687.57-863670.519720.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)- á 1B6--481-649491.0008.17------60.00.0
A Totals for RF - 1 season(s)- á RF2---------------20.00.0
A- Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)- á 3B47--31921910142123.8662.62------470.00.0
A- Totals for C - 1 season(s)- á C39--2542971290283.9767.26-262353.18390.00.0
A- Totals for RF - 2 season(s)- á RF14--272--29291.0002.07------140.00.0
A- Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)- á 1B13--1226318131128.9779.85------130.00.0
A- Totals for LF - 2 season(s)- á LF8--9---991.0001.13------80.00.0
A- Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)- á 2B3--69211715.8825.00------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2011Boise Hawks NwstA-chn19--72-465-1--
2012Boise Hawks NwstA-chn20-3961-13-13--
2013Kane County Cougars MidwAchn21-726-----2--
2014Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn22-732--------
2015Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn23-75---8-----
2016Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn24-45---------
2016Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24-573---24----
2017Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25-1085--14-2--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2014Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB22110100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2015Mesa Solar SoxArizona Fall LgMinor23145310155038007900000.283.367.547.91429860.293.264.39611.6715.001.295.0017.6753.33
2015Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2333121104000000000.667.6671.6672.334523.6671.0001.0000.000.000.000.000.00100.00
2016Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB241118353001005200001.278.435.444.8798323.313.166.44421.748.700.400.000.0060.00
2016Chicago CubsDiv SeriesMLB2446140002001100000.667.714.6671.381407.800.000.16714.2914.291.000.000.000.00
2016Chicago CubsChamp. SeriesMLB24614340012000500000.286.286.500.7867114.375.214.2140.0035.710.007.1414.0025.00
2016Chicago CubsWorld SeriesMLB24719022001003400000.105.227.211.4384222.133.106.26313.6418.181.330.000.00100.00
2017Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2519521317406101041320000.327.397.7501.147391058.333.423.5196.9022.413.2510.348.6758.82
2017Chicago CubsDiv SeriesMLB25514330011006300010.214.450.429.8796120.200.215.64330.0015.000.505.0014.0033.33
2017Chicago CubsChamp. SeriesMLB25518240011000800000.222.222.389.6117118.333.167.1670.0044.440.005.5618.0025.00
2018Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2613397123048013700000.308.357.6921.04927742.286.384.4367.1416.672.339.529.7558.33
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs145310155038007900000.283.367.547.91429860.293.264.39611.6715.001.295.0017.6753.33
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs471132437111102311122220001.327.402.7081.1108022127.333.381.4879.4517.321.837.8711.3059.46
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs920470013007400010.350.519.5001.01910127.400.150.50025.9314.810.573.7020.0014.29
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs11325800230001300000.250.250.438.68814232.353.188.1880.0040.630.006.2516.0025.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs719022001003400000.105.227.211.4384222.133.106.26313.6418.181.330.000.00100.00

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2015Baseball America 1st team Minor League All-Star (C) ... Double-A All-Star (C) ... Southern League All-Star (C)3
2017National League Player of the Week (July 31ľAugust 6)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2017-09-16CChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveOff-RosterSuspended 2 games for outburst vs umpire25.126Team Roster on 2017-09-16
2017-09-08CChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL25.118Team Roster on 2017-09-08
2017-08-11CChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Strained right hamstring25.090Team Roster on 2017-08-11
2016-06-18CChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Iowa (AAA)24.036Team Roster on 2016-06-18
2016-04-073BChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Iowa (AAA)23.329Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2016-03-193BChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to minors23.310Team Roster on 2016-03-19
2015-11-263BChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors23.197Team Roster on 2015-11-26
2015-04-093BChicago CubsTennessee (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tennessee (AA)22.331Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2014-04-123BChicago CubsDaytona (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Daytona (A+)21.334Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2013-06-093BChicago CubsKane County (A)-Minors--Activated from temporarily inactive list21.027Team Roster on 2013-06-09
2013-06-073BChicago CubsKane County (A)-Restricted--Placed on temporary inactive list21.025Team Roster on 2013-06-07
2013-04-123BChicago CubsKane County (A)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Kane County (A)20.334Team Roster on 2013-04-12
2012-06-163BChicago CubsBoise (A-)-Minors--20.034Team Roster on 2012-06-16
* 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
2009Chicago Cubs-17850,000-------850,000Signing Bonus as an amateur free agent
2016Chicago CubsTeam Payroll24507,5000.10877142-3,498,245507,5001,357,500
2017Chicago CubsTeam Payroll25544,5001.10868231253,651,709535,0001,902,000
2018Chicago CubsTeam Payroll26604,500-48319404,360,045545,0002,506,500
* 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