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Eric SkoglundTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: MLB Years: 2017-2019
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Drafted
Rated Prospect

PositionsP-97Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameEric L. Skoglund
Height6-6Weight180BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateOctober 26,1992 [27.047]PlaceSarasota,Florida
High SchoolSarasota (Sarasota,FL)
CollegeUniversity of Central Florida (Orlando,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Kansas City Royals [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (92nd overall) of the 2014 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$576,100Service Time1.068 (2018)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2017-KCA-#4 ... 2018-KCA-#5   [PIPE] 2016-KCA-#28 ... 2017-KCA-#4 ... 2018-KCA-#8
MLB DebutMay 30,2017 [24.216]
OrganizationsKCA [5] Awards1
TBC Player ID170865Retrosheet IDskoge001MLBAM ID607215
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (35.50%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (26.28%) -- Curveball (23.83%) -- Changeup (11.00%) -- Slider (3.39%)
Fastball Velocity [2019] - 89.79 - [2018] - 91.09 - [2017] - 91.64
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts38Walks66Hittable36SO/BB61vsPower36Hitting0Durability47Team.483Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2010Sarasota6A District 7High School---1700000000.0000000000
2011Sarasota6A District 7High School---1800000000.0000000000
2012Central FloridaConfUSANCAA-1Fr25S/R19533.211789000047.2583017119457001.6210.950.193.598.502.37.625-
2013Central FloridaConfUSANCAA-125S/R20145.0814104000056.2583532429264001.549.210.644.614.130.90.200-
2014Central FloridaAACNCAA-125ST21932.54151503100110.0863431127947201.037.040.082.217.693.48.750-
2014Idaho Falls ChukarsPioRkkca25ST21025.09981000023.030171329252001.7011.740.783.529.782.78.000-
2015Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+kca25ST22633.5215150100084.0833633211662001.118.860.211.177.046.00.667-
2016Northwest Arkansas NaturaTexAAkca23ST237103.45272700000156.0135636019381343201.117.771.092.197.713.53.412-
2017Northwest Arkansas NaturaTexAAkca23ST24002.7011000003.05110310002.4013.50--8.102.700.33--
2017Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkca52ST24454.11191901000100.2110574614291025101.389.831.252.599.123.52.444-
2017Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0454.07202001000103.1115584714321035101.419.951.212.778.913.22.444-
2017Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca69S/R24129.50752001018.0302019212140002.3315.001.006.007.001.17.3335.05
2018Arizona RoyalsArizRkkcaST25000.0011000003.02000120001.006.00--3.006.002.00--
2018Northwest Arkansas NaturaTexAAkcaST25004.0022000009.012541240001.5612.001.002.004.002.00--
2018Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkcaST25014.3222000008.08442060000.968.642.16--6.480.00.000-
2018Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--ST0013.54550000020.0229833120001.239.741.331.335.314.00.000-
2018Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca53ST25165.1414131000070.06641401219493001.218.491.542.446.302.58.1431.64
2019Northwest Arkansas NaturaTexAAkcaST26115.40220000010.014760250001.6012.60--1.804.502.50.500-
2019Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkcaST26246.1411110000063.07945431217433101.5211.291.712.436.142.53.333-
2019Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0356.0413130000073.09352491219483101.5311.471.482.345.922.53.375-
2019Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkcaS/R26039.00642000021.03021215940001.8612.862.143.861.710.44.0004.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2116.61272250010109.012682801940673001.5210.401.573.305.531.68.1542.14
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter20264.10898812000459.04782352105211238815401.289.331.022.197.573.46.435-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter6104.87323201000171.11971069328461518201.4110.311.472.417.903.28.375-
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter8113.58323200000178.2166767120451443201.188.361.012.277.253.20.421-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter633.5215150100084.0833633211662001.118.860.211.177.046.00.667-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter024.501091000026.0321713210272001.6211.080.693.469.352.70.000-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter15103.364633133100213.0202998067516518201.298.480.253.156.932.20.600-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2116.61272250010109.012682801940673001.5210.401.573.305.531.68.154-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings4226.615444100020220.025416616138811356001.5210.401.573.305.531.68.1542.14
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings10124.10424201000220.022811210025531857201.289.331.022.197.573.46.455-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2013Bryant UniversityNECNCAA-132p2021000000001000000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.34550.000.000.000.000.000.00
2018Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca532523000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter43000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter21000000001000000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.00050.000.000.000.000.000.00
Kansas City Royals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter43000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1621220000000008100000.000.000.000.00000122.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2014Idaho Falls Chukars PioRkkca21P9---11-21.5000.11------9100.011.8
2015Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+kca22P15--616112322.9571.47------15100.010.8
2016Northwest Arkansas Naturals TexAAkca23P27--520-125251.0000.93------27100.019.3
2017Northwest Arkansas Naturals TexAAkca24P1---2--221.0002.00------1100.01.4
2017Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca24P19--2141-1716.9410.84------19100.013.5
2017Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24P7518-2--221.0000.290.11-10.0-7100.04.3
2018Arizona Royals ArizRkkca25P1---------------1100.01.9
2018Northwest Arkansas Naturals TexAAkca25P2---11-21.5000.50------2100.01.4
2018Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca25P2--21--331.0001.50------2100.01.4
2018Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25P141370-911109.9000.640.136275.0-14100.08.6
2019Northwest Arkansas Naturals TexAAkca26P2--111-32.6671.00------2100.01.4
2019Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca26P11--47-111111.0001.00------11100.07.9
2019Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26P642124-1661.0001.000.293175.0-6100.03.7
MLB Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P2722109215121817.9440.630.169469.2-270.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P32--822113130.9680.94------320.00.0
AA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P32--624213230.9380.94------320.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P15--616112322.9571.47------150.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P10---11-21.5000.10------100.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2014Idaho Falls Chukars PioRkkca219----------
2015Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+kca2215----------
2016Northwest Arkansas Naturals TexAAkca2327----------
2017Northwest Arkansas Naturals TexAAkca241----------
2017Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca2419----------
2017Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca247----------
2018Arizona Royals ArizRkkca251----------
2018Northwest Arkansas Naturals TexAAkca252----------
2018Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca252----------
2018Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2514----------
2019Northwest Arkansas Naturals TexAAkca262----------
2019Omaha Storm Chasers PCLAAAkca2611----------
2019Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca266----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2012Harwich MarinersCape Cod LeagueCollege19206.3011110000020.022151441115201.659.901.804.956.751.366.751.000
2013College Park FreedomFlorida Collegiate LeagueCollege20015.14440000021.02919120417201.5712.430.001.717.294.258.14.000
2013Bourne BravesCape Cod LeagueCollege20009.0021100003.0643011202.3318.000.003.003.001.0012.00.000
2018Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB25103.37422000010.210541011100.988.440.840.009.2804.221.000
Cape Cod League Totals - 2 yrs206.6513211000023.028191741216401.7410.961.574.706.261.337.431.000
Florida Collegiate League Totals - 1 yrs015.14440000021.02919120417201.5712.430.001.717.294.258.14.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 1 yrs103.37422000010.710541011100.948.440.840.009.2804.221.000

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2016Texas League All-Star (LHP)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2019-08-23PKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Omaha (AAA)26.301Team Roster on 2019-08-23
2019-08-12PKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Omaha (AAA)26.290Team Roster on 2019-08-12
2019-08-09PKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Omaha (AAA)26.287Team Roster on 2019-08-09
2019-06-22PKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Omaha (AAA)26.239Team Roster on 2019-06-22
2019-06-11PKansas City RoyalsNorthwest Arkansas (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Northwest Arkansas (AA)26.228Team Roster on 2019-06-11
2019-01-16PKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)-RestrictedOff-RosterSuspended 80 games for testing positive for PED26.082Team Roster on 2019-01-16
2018-09-04PKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL25.313Team Roster on 2018-09-04
2018-08-02PKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)-DL-60InjuredAssigned to Omaha (AAA) for rehab25.280Team Roster on 2018-08-02
2018-07-23PKansas City RoyalsNorthwest Arkansas (AA)-DL-60InjuredAssigned to Northwest Arkansas (AA) for rehab25.270Team Roster on 2018-07-23
2018-07-18PKansas City RoyalsArizona Royals (Rk)-DL-60InjuredAssigned to AZL Royals (Rk) for rehab25.265Team Roster on 2018-07-18
2018-06-17PKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL25.234Team Roster on 2018-06-17
2018-05-26PKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Left UCL sprain25.212Team Roster on 2018-05-26
2017-08-29PKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Omaha (AAA)24.307Team Roster on 2017-08-29
2017-08-28PKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Omaha (AAA)24.306Team Roster on 2017-08-28
2017-08-19PKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Omaha (AAA)24.297Team Roster on 2017-08-19
2017-07-03PKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Omaha (AAA)24.250Team Roster on 2017-07-03
2017-06-30PKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Omaha (AAA)24.247Team Roster on 2017-06-30
2017-06-22PKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Omaha (AAA)24.239Team Roster on 2017-06-22
2017-05-30PKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors24.216Team Roster on 2017-05-30
2017-04-11PKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Omaha (AAA)24.167Team Roster on 2017-04-11
2016-04-07PKansas City RoyalsNorthwest Arkansas (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Northwest Arkansas (AA)23.163Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2015-10-17PKansas City RoyalsWilmington (A+)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL22.356Team Roster on 2015-10-17
2015-07-21PKansas City RoyalsWilmington (A+)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured22.268Team Roster on 2015-07-21
2015-04-09PKansas City RoyalsWilmington (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Wilmington (A+)22.165Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2014-06-17PKansas City RoyalsIdaho Falls (Rk)-MinorsContractSigned out of draft (Central Florida)21.234Team Roster on 2014-06-17
* 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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2014Kansas City Royals-21576,100-------576,100Signing Bonus out of 2014 Draft (3rd round - 92nd overall)
2017Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll24535,0000.06881945-3,651,709535,0001,111,100
2018Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll25545,000-72925-4,360,045545,0001,656,100
* 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