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Lucas SimsTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Gwinnett (AAA) - Atlanta Braves MLB Years: 2017-2018
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Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-149Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLucas Sundberg Sims
Height6-1Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 10,1994 [24.073]PlaceLawrenceville,Georgia
High SchoolBrookwood (Snellville,GA)

DraftedSelected by the Atlanta Braves [Team Picks] in the 1st round (21st overall) of the 2012 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$1,650,000Signing ScoutsBrian BridgesService Time0.062 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2013-ATL-#5 ... 2014-MLB-#57 ... 2014-ATL-#1 ... 2015-ATL-#2   [PIPE] 2016-ATL-#12 ... 2017-ATL-#19
MLB DebutAugust 1,2017 [23.083]
OrganizationsATL [7] Awards0
TBC Player ID170908Retrosheet IDsimsl001MLBAM ID608371
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (28.48%) -- Slider (21.61%) -- Sinker (19.23%) -- Curveball (15.84%) -- Changeup (13.92%) -- Cutter (0.55%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (0.37%)
Fastball Velocity [2018] - 92.72 - [2017] - 91.44
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts63Walks38Hittable61SO/BB44vsPower61Hitting7Durability69Team.486Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2012Danville BravesAppRkatl43ST18244.33880000027.0261413212291001.418.670.674.009.672.42.333-
2012Gulf Coast BravesGCLRkatl-ST18001.2933000007.022111100000.432.571.291.2912.8610.00--
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorRk--ST0243.7111110000034.0281614313391001.217.410.793.4410.323.00.333-
2013Rome BravesSALAatl26S/R191242.622818101020116.283443434613414001.116.400.233.5510.342.91.750-
2014Lynchburg HillcatsCaroA+atl27ST208114.19282800000156.21468173125710715101.308.390.693.276.151.88.421-
2015Gulf Coast BravesGCLRkatl49ST21009.0022000005.07750270001.8012.60--3.6012.603.50--
2015Carolina MudcatsCaroA+atl27ST21345.18990100040.0392723223378201.558.780.455.188.331.61.429-
2015Mississippi BravesSouAAatl45ST21423.21990000047.2291817129562001.225.480.195.4810.571.93.667-
2015Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorRk--ST0764.3720200100092.275524535410010201.397.280.295.249.711.85.538-
2016Mississippi BravesSouAAatl14ST22552.6717170000091.06434273551015101.316.330.305.449.991.84.500-
2016Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl43ST22267.5611101000050.05644421237589001.8610.082.166.6610.441.57.250-
2016Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorRk--ST07114.40282710000141.01207869159215914101.507.660.965.8710.151.73.389-
2017Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl43ST23743.75201910000115.095494819361325101.147.411.482.8110.303.67.636-
2017Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl50S/R23365.6214104001057.2643736923440041.519.991.403.596.871.91.3335.07
2018Atlanta BravesNLMLBatlRel24007.84606002010.0129928100011.9410.451.746.978.711.25-3.19
2018Gwinnett StripersILAAAatlST24422.1514131000071.0592317332780041.287.480.384.069.892.44.667-
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter365.96201010003067.17646451131540051.5710.061.464.107.151.74.3332.10
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter47423.71149136132020725.06063433005833074959541.297.500.724.089.272.27.528-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter13124.07454230000236.02101161073410526814141.338.001.294.0010.212.55.520-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter972.86262600000138.29352444841577101.286.040.265.4510.191.87.563-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter11154.39373701000196.218510896148014423301.358.470.643.666.591.80.423-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1242.622818101020116.283443434613414001.116.400.233.5510.342.91.750-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter244.3813130000039.0352319315461001.288.080.693.4610.623.07.333-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter365.96201010003067.17646451131540051.5710.061.464.107.151.74.333-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings10195.9665323300100220.02461491463610017500161.5710.061.464.107.151.74.3452.10
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14133.71454141010220.0183104911810022718211.297.500.724.089.272.27.519-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2015Mississippi BravesSouAAatl45p21510110000002300000.100.250.100.3501012.143.000.200.18816.6725.001.500.000.000.00
2016Mississippi BravesSouAAatl14p221021020000000600000.095.095.095.1902021.133.000.000.0840.0028.570.000.000.000.00
2016Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl43p2212000000000000001.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2016Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1123020000000600001.087.087.087.1742023.118.000.000.0760.0026.090.000.000.000.00
2017Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl43p2347010000000301000.143.143.143.286108.250.000.000.1250.0037.500.000.000.000.00
2017Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl50p231415110000000803000.067.067.067.1341018.143.000.000.0580.0044.440.000.000.000.00
2018Gwinnett StripersILAAAatlp2434010001101100000.250.400.250.650105.333.000.500.31420.0020.001.000.000.000.00
2018Atlanta BravesNLMLBatlp2451000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1916110000000803000.063.063.063.1261019.125.000.000.0000.0042.110.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter23441500011031301001.114.170.114.2845048.161.000.091.0006.2527.084.330.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter813020001101401001.154.214.154.3682015.222.000.154.0006.6726.674.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1531130000002900000.097.152.097.2493033.136.000.065.0006.0627.274.500.000.000.00
Atlanta Braves Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1916110000000803000.063.063.063.1261019.125.000.000.0000.0042.110.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16213699000000068026000.063.063.063.12690162.125.000.000.0000.0042.110.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162310735000770219207007.114.170.114.284350338.161.000.091.0006.2527.084.330.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2012Danville Braves AppRkatl18P8--323-85.6250.63------8100.012.5
2012Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl18P3---------------3100.05.2
2013Rome Braves SALAatl19P28--412111716.9410.57------28100.020.1
2014Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+atl20P28--718713225.7810.89------28100.020.1
2015Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl21P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.03.3
2015Carolina Mudcats CaroA+atl21P9--123-63.5000.33------9100.06.5
2015Mississippi Braves SouAAatl21P9--273-129.7501.00------9100.06.6
2016Mississippi Braves SouAAatl22P17--3104-1713.7650.76------17100.012.3
2016Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl22P11--262-108.8000.73------11100.07.7
2017Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl23P20--69--15151.0000.75------20100.014.1
2017Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl23P141057352-108.8000.570.143537.5-14100.08.6
MLB Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P141057352-108.8000.570.143537.5-140.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P31--8152-2523.9200.74------310.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P26--5177-2922.7590.85------260.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P37--8201013828.7370.76------370.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P28--412111716.9410.57------280.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P13--333-96.6670.46------130.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2012Danville Braves AppRkatl188----------
2012Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl183----------
2013Rome Braves SALAatl1928----------
2014Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+atl2028----------
2015Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl212----------
2015Carolina Mudcats CaroA+atl219----------
2015Mississippi Braves SouAAatl219----------
2016Mississippi Braves SouAAatl2217----------
2016Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl2211----------
2017Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl2320----------
2017Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2314----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2015Peoria JavelinasArizona Fall LgMinor21002.12651000017.013541317000.946.880.531.599.005.672.65.000
2015Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB210027.0020200001.1344031005.4520.250.0020.256.750.3327.00.000
2016Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB220016.2031200005.0899156102.6014.401.809.0010.801.2016.20.000
2017Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB23005.1431200107.0844007001.1410.290.000.009.0005.14.000
2018Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB240210.13624000013.11817154109102.1412.152.706.756.080.9011.48.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs002.12651000017.013541317000.946.880.531.599.005.672.65.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs0210.8014410001026.737343251823202.0612.491.696.077.761.2811.47.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2018Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2433000000000201000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 1 yrs33000000000201000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-06-26P Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA)24.047Team Roster on 2018-06-26
2018-06-23P Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Gwinnett (AAA)24.044Team Roster on 2018-06-23
2018-05-28P Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA)24.018Team Roster on 2018-05-28
2018-05-20P Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Gwinnett (AAA)24.010Team Roster on 2018-05-20
2018-05-06P Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA)23.361Team Roster on 2018-05-06
2018-05-03P Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Gwinnett (AAA)23.358Team Roster on 2018-05-03
2018-04-20P Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA)23.345Team Roster on 2018-04-20
2018-04-15P Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Gwinnett (AAA)23.340Team Roster on 2018-04-15
2018-03-24P Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA)23.318Team Roster on 2018-03-24
2017-08-01P Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Gwinnett (AAA)23.083Team Roster on 2017-08-01
2017-03-16P Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA)22.310Team Roster on 2017-03-16
2016-11-17P Atlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors22.191Team Roster on 2016-11-17
2016-06-17P Atlanta BravesMississippi (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Mississippi (AA)22.038Team Roster on 2016-06-17
2016-04-23P Atlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA)21.348Team Roster on 2016-04-23
2015-07-19P Atlanta BravesMississippi (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Mississippi (AA)21.070Team Roster on 2015-07-19
2015-07-04P Atlanta BravesCarolina (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Carolina (A+)21.055Team Roster on 2015-07-04
2015-06-25P Atlanta BravesGulf Coast Braves (Rk)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list21.046Team Roster on 2015-06-25
2015-05-16P Atlanta BravesCarolina (A+)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured21.006Team Roster on 2015-05-16
2015-04-09P Atlanta BravesCarolina (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Carolina (A+)20.334Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2014-04-12P Atlanta BravesLynchburg (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lynchburg (A+)19.337Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2013-04-14P Atlanta BravesRome (A)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Rome (A)18.339Team Roster on 2013-04-14
2012-07-14P Atlanta BravesDanville (Rk)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Danville (Rk)18.065Team Roster on 2012-07-14
2012-07-02P Atlanta BravesGulf Coast Braves (Rk)-Minors--18.053Team Roster on 2012-07-02
* 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
2012Atlanta Braves-181,650,000-------1,650,000Signing Bonus out of 2012 Draft (1st round - 21st overall)
2017Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll23535,0000.06281942-3,651,709535,0002,185,000
* 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