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Lance McCullersTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Houston Astros MLB Years: 2015-2018
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick
World Series Champion

PositionsP-127Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLance Graye McCullers Jr.
Height6-1Weight190BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 2,1993 [24.236]PlaceTampa,Florida
High SchoolThomas Jefferson (Tampa,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Houston Astros [Team Picks] in the 1st round (41st overall) of the 2012 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$2,500,000Signing ScoutsJohn MartinService Time2.140 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2013-MLB-#50 ... 2013-HOU-#4 ... 2014-MLB-#77 ... 2014-HOU-#5
MLB DebutMay 18,2015 [21.228]
OrganizationsHOU [7] Awards5
TBC Player ID171003Retrosheet IDmccul002MLBAM ID621121
RelationshipsSon of Lance McCullers
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (66.82%) -- Changeup (18.13%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (9.90%) -- Curveball (4.30%) -- Cutter (0.45%) -- Slider (0.40%)
Fastball Velocity [2018] - 94.12 - [2017] - 94.20 - [2016] - 93.76 - [2015] - 94.41
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts87Walks36Hittable65SO/BB63vsPower65Hitting0Durability37Team.556Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2012Greeneville AstrosAppRkhou41ST18034.80440000015.010118210173001.336.001.206.0010.201.70.000-
2012Gulf Coast AstrosGCLRkhou-ST18011.64440000011.0102202120001.098.18--1.649.826.00.000-
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorRk--ST0043.46880000026.0201310212293001.236.920.694.1510.042.42.000-
2013Quad Cities River BanditsMidwAhou23S/R19653.18251960030104.29249373491174201.357.910.264.2110.062.39.545-
2014Lancaster JethawksCalifA+hou23S/R20365.4725187006497.0956359185611511101.568.811.675.2010.672.05.333-
2015Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou26S/R21310.56752002132.01642114483000.944.500.283.9413.503.43.750-
2015Houston AstrosALMLBhou43ST21673.22222201000125.2106494510431298151.197.590.723.089.243.00.4623.26
2016Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou28ST22003.0011000003.03111040001.009.003.00--12.000.00--
2016Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAhou32ST22000.0011000005.02000271000.803.60--3.6012.603.50--
2016Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorRk--ST0001.1322000008.051112111000.885.631.132.2512.385.50--
2016Houston AstrosALMLBhou43ST22653.2214140000081.08029295451069201.548.890.565.0011.782.36.5453.00
2017Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou22ST23103.6011000005.05220120001.209.00--1.803.602.001.000-
2017Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAhou13ST23019.0011000003.03330511002.679.00--15.003.000.20.000-
2017Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorRk--ST0115.6322000008.08550631001.759.00--6.753.380.50.500-
2017Houston AstrosALMLBhou43ST23744.25222200000118.2114615684013281111.308.650.613.0310.013.30.6363.10
2018Houston AstrosALMLBhouST24623.2010100000059.0442221323664031.146.710.463.5110.072.87.750-0.25
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter25183.54686801000383.034416115126151433294191.298.060.613.5410.142.87.581-0.05
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter13173.7269541500115275.22361351142513932323301.367.700.824.5410.552.32.433-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter013.3822000008.05330782001.505.63--7.889.001.14.000-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter411.13972002140.02475215543000.985.400.453.3812.153.60.800-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter365.4725187006497.0956359185611511101.568.811.675.2010.672.05.333-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter653.18251960030104.29249373491174201.357.910.264.2110.062.39.545-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter043.46880000026.0201310212293001.236.920.694.1510.042.42.000-
Houston Astros Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter25183.54686801000383.034416115126151433294191.298.060.613.5410.142.87.581-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14103.54393901000220.019792861586248172111.298.060.613.5410.142.87.583-0.05
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings10143.725543120094220.0188108912011125818201.367.700.824.5410.552.32.417-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2015Houston AstrosALMLBhou43p21222000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2016Houston AstrosALMLBhou43p2213110000000000000.333.333.333.666103.333.000.000.2930.000.000.000.000.000.00
2017Houston AstrosALMLBhou43p2313000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter248110000000100000.125.125.125.250108.143.000.000.0000.0012.500.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16254770000000700000.125.125.125.2507054.143.000.000.0000.0012.500.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2012Gulf Coast Astros GCLRkhou18P4---1--111.0000.25------4100.06.8
2012Greeneville Astros AppRkhou18P4--1---111.0000.25------4100.05.9
2013Quad Cities River Bandits MidwAhou19P25--1113512924.8280.96------25100.018.1
2014Lancaster Jethawks CalifA+hou20P25--913-222221.0000.88------25100.017.9
2015Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou21P7--23--551.0000.71------7100.05.0
2015Houston AstrosALMLBhou21P22221251111112322.9571.000.183175.0-22100.013.6
2016Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou22P1--11--221.0002.00------1100.00.7
2016Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAhou22P1---------------1100.00.7
2016Houston AstrosALMLBhou22P141481910-419191.0001.360.23-20.0-14100.08.6
2017Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou23P1---------------1100.01.5
2017Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAhou23P1---------------1100.00.7
2017Houston AstrosALMLBhou23P22221181315323128.9031.270.244266.7-22100.013.6
MLB Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P58583243336477369.9451.190.217558.3-580.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P2---------------20.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P9--34--771.0000.78------90.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P25--913-222221.0000.88------250.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P25--1113512924.8280.96------250.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P8--11--221.0000.25------80.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2012Gulf Coast Astros GCLRkhou184----------
2012Greeneville Astros AppRkhou184----------
2013Quad Cities River Bandits MidwAhou1925----------
2014Lancaster Jethawks CalifA+hou2025----------
2015Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou217----------
2015Houston AstrosALMLBhou2122----------
2016Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou221----------
2016Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAhou221----------
2016Houston AstrosALMLBhou2214----------
2017Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou231----------
2017Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAhou231----------
2017Houston AstrosALMLBhou2322----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2015Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB21016.0020200003.0532012102.0015.000.003.006.002.009.00.000
2015Houston AstrosDiv SeriesMLB21002.8411000006.12221270000.662.841.422.849.953.502.84.000
2017Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB23127.31550000016.02013132424201.5011.251.132.2513.506.007.31.333
2017Houston AstrosDiv SeriesMLB23006.0010100003.03220240001.679.000.006.0012.002.006.00.000
2017Houston AstrosChamp. SeriesMLB23000.90211001110.03111390000.602.700.902.708.103.000.90.000
2017Houston AstrosWorld SeriesMLB23103.5222000007.27330460001.538.220.004.707.041.503.521.000
2018Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB24301.29651000021.013331624200.905.570.432.5710.294.001.291.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs434.0513103000040.038191831150501.238.550.682.4811.254.554.28.571
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs003.8621100009.35441411000.964.820.963.8610.612.753.86.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs000.90211001110.0311139000.602.700.902.708.103.000.90.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs103.5222000007.7733046001.438.220.004.707.041.503.521.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2017Houston AstrosWorld SeriesMLB2321000001000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs21000001000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [5]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2011High School All-American - 2nd Team (UT)1
2012High School All-American - 1st Team (RHP)1
2015MLB All-Rookie Team (SP) ... MLB All-Rookie Team (Baseball America) (SP)2
2017AL Pitcher of the Month (May)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-01-12SPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($2.45m) [Avoids arbitration]24.102Team Roster on 2018-01-12
2017-09-06SPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL23.339Team Roster on 2017-09-06
2017-08-24SPHouston AstrosFresno (AAA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Fresno (AAA) for rehab23.326Team Roster on 2017-08-24
2017-07-31SPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Lower back discomfort23.302Team Roster on 2017-07-31
2017-06-24SPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL23.265Team Roster on 2017-06-24
2017-06-12SPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Lower back discomfort23.253Team Roster on 2017-06-12
2016-10-02SPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL23.000Team Roster on 2016-10-02
2016-08-03SPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right elbow discomfort22.305Team Roster on 2016-08-03
2016-05-14SPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL22.224Team Roster on 2016-05-14
2016-04-12SPHouston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Corpus Christi (AA) for rehab22.192Team Roster on 2016-04-12
2016-04-01SPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right shoulder22.181Team Roster on 2016-04-01
2015-08-24SPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Corpus Christi (AA)21.326Team Roster on 2015-08-24
2015-08-04SPHouston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Corpus Christi (AA)21.306Team Roster on 2015-08-04
2015-08-04SPHouston AstrosFresno (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Fresno (AAA)21.306Team Roster on 2015-08-04
2015-05-18SPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors21.228Team Roster on 2015-05-18
2015-05-15P Houston AstrosFresno (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Fresno (AAA)21.225Team Roster on 2015-05-15
2015-04-09P Houston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Corpus Christi (AA)21.189Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2014-04-12P Houston AstrosLancaster (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lancaster (A+)20.192Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2013-09-25P Houston AstrosQuad Cities (A)-Minors--Activated from temporarily inactive list19.358Team Roster on 2013-09-25
2013-08-22P Houston AstrosQuad Cities (A)-Restricted--Placed on temporary inactive list19.324Team Roster on 2013-08-22
2013-04-12P Houston AstrosQuad Cities (A)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Quad Cities (A)19.192Team Roster on 2013-04-12
2012-08-06P Houston AstrosGreeneville (Rk)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Greeneville (Rk)18.308Team Roster on 2012-08-06
2012-07-13P Houston AstrosGulf Coast Astros (Rk)-Minors--18.284Team Roster on 2012-07-13
* 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
2012Houston Astros-182,500,000-------2,500,000Signing Bonus out of 2012 Draft (1st round - 41st overall)
2015Houston AstrosTeam Payroll21507,5000.13978446-3,571,283507,5003,007,500
2016Houston AstrosTeam Payroll22516,7001.1464923283,498,245507,5003,524,200
2017Houston AstrosTeam Payroll23548,0002.1463524303,651,709535,0004,072,200
2018Houston AstrosTeam Payroll242,450,000-32117604,360,045545,0006,522,2002018-01-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($2.45m) [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