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Dansby SwansonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Atlanta Braves MLB Years: 2016-2018
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1st Round Draft Pick
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PositionsSS-451, 2B-2Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Dansby Swanson
Height6-0Weight170BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 11,1994 [24.281]PlaceMarietta,Georgia
High SchoolMarietta (Marietta,GA)
CollegeVanderbilt University (Nashville,TN)

DraftedSelected by the Arizona Diamondbacks [Team Picks] in the 1st round (1st overall) of the 2015 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Colorado Rockies [Team Picks] in the 38th round (1158th overall) of the 2012 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$6,500,000Signing ScoutsNate BirtwellService Time1.045 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2016-MLB-#17 ... 2016-ATL-#1 ... 2017-MLB-#3 ... 2017-ATL-#1   [PIPE] 2016-MLB-#8 ... 2016-ATL-#1 ... 2017-MLB-#4 ... 2017-ATL-#1
MLB DebutAugust 17,2016 [22.187]
OrganizationsATL [3] ARI [1] Awards6
TBC Player ID171134Retrosheet IDswand001MLBAM ID621020
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed62Power61Contact59XBH55RBIs62Runs61Hitting68Durability53Team.505Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2013VanderbiltSECNCAA-1Fr7ss 191116431001114531001.188.435.250.6854124.273.062.313.34716.6720.831.250.000.0033.33
2014VanderbiltSECNCAA-1So7ss 207228263942723342253749310402.333.411.475.88613432336.389.142.333.39011.0114.581.320.8994.0034.04
2015VanderbiltSECNCAA-1Jr7ss 217128176942461564162435443505.335.423.6231.04617545336.364.288.491.43912.8016.071.264.4618.7347.87
2015Hillsboro HopsNwstA-ari7ss21228319247311100141410120.289.394.482.876401199.333.193.361.37214.1414.141.001.0183.0045.83
2016Carolina MudcatsCaroA+atl7ss222178142612011071151300021.333.441.526.967411393.391.193.462.41016.1313.980.871.0878.0050.00
2016Mississippi BravesSouAAatl7ss2284333548713584562357170226.261.342.402.74413426377.309.141.258.3249.2818.832.032.1241.6329.89
2016Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         10541168113255955133508470247.275.362.426.78817539470.325.151.297.34110.6417.871.681.9145.6734.51
2016Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2ss223812920397131730133402152.302.364.442.8065711145.387.140.264.3368.9723.452.622.0743.0028.21
2017Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl2ss231138591015106910001.237.356.342.69813245.286.105.289.31613.3320.001.502.2238.0022.22
2017Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl7ss23144488591132326513359120004107.232.312.324.63615831551.292.092.213.27610.7121.782.031.0981.3327.43
2018Rome BravesSALAatl2414020000000000000.500.500.5001.000204.500.000.000.4400.000.000.000.000.000.00
2018Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl72413647851114254145910444122263155.238.304.395.69918943533.290.157.262.2938.2622.892.772.6334.1437.72
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3181095130266557231271671162762883014.243.314.369.683404851229.302.126.240.0009.4422.462.381.8747.6131.95
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1395369214833811711437010790368.276.367.429.79623052618.325.153.304.00011.3317.311.531.7848.7335.14
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1138591015106910001.237.356.342.69813245.286.105.289.00013.3320.001.502.2238.0022.22
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter84333548713584562357170226.261.342.402.74413426377.309.141.258.0009.2818.832.032.1241.6329.89
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2178142612011071151300021.333.441.526.967411393.391.193.462.00016.1313.980.871.0878.0050.00
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter14020000000000000.500.500.5001.000204.500.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter228319247311100141410120.289.394.482.876401199.333.193.361.00014.1414.141.001.0183.0045.83
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1545791431915281899398841081014908.330.418.541.95931378696.374.211.409.00012.0715.521.292.5932.1740.84
Atlanta Braves Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3181095130266557231271671162762883014.243.314.369.683404851229.302.126.240.0009.4422.462.381.8747.6131.95
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625586613628412658459141144157.243.314.369.68320643626.302.126.240.0009.4422.462.381.8747.6131.95
Average Minor - Per 162 games162625107172389138316382125100379.276.367.429.79626861720.325.153.304.00011.3317.311.531.7848.7335.14

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2015Hillsboro Hops NwstA-ari21SS22--366231010198.9704.45------22100.028.9
2016Carolina Mudcats CaroA+atl22SS21--36603179996.9704.57------21100.015.1
2016Mississippi Braves SouAAatl22SS83--128271856407399.9804.81------8498.860.1
2016Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl22SS37363134479617129123.9533.320.39-----3897.423.0
2017Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl23SS9--2023-1143431.0004.78------1181.86.3
2017Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl232B2--72-1991.0004.50------1118.21.4
2017Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl23SS14213512021953572083572552.9653.890.46-----14498.687.7
2018Rome Braves SALAatl24SS1--24-1661.0006.00------1100.00.7
2018Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl24SS13613211651653501077525515.9813.790.44-----136100.084.0
MLB Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS31530326804047863617712261190.9713.780.44-----3150.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS9--2023-1143431.0004.78------90.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B2--72-1991.0004.50------20.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS83--128271856407399.9804.81------830.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS21--36603179996.9704.57------210.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1--24-1661.0006.00------10.00.0
A- Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS22--366231010198.9704.45------220.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2015Hillsboro Hops NwstA-ari21----22------
2016Carolina Mudcats CaroA+atl22----21------
2016Mississippi Braves SouAAatl22----83------
2016Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl22----37------
2017Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl23---29------
2017Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl23----142------
2018Rome Braves SALAatl24----1------
2018Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl24----136------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2016Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB221630693103001500000.300.323.467.79014431.360.167.2003.2316.135.000.000.0044.44
2017Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB231539101230142181300000.308.426.462.88818447.440.154.38517.0227.661.632.1339.0033.33
2018Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2420507100124318911001.200.322.360.68218360.205.160.36013.3315.001.133.3325.0030.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs5111923316231152172711001.261.358.420.7785011138.315.159.32812.3219.571.592.1739.6735.48

Awards [6]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
20143rd Team College All-American (2B) ... College World Series All-Tournament Team (DH) ... College World Series Most Outstanding Player (Vanderbilt) ... Southeastern Conference All-Conference Team (2B)4
20151st Team College All-American (SS) ... Brooks Wallace Award (Best College SS)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-05-19SSAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL24.097Team Roster on 2018-05-19
2018-05-17SSAtlanta BravesRome (A)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Rome (A) for rehab24.095Team Roster on 2018-05-17
2018-05-04SSAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Left wrist inflammation24.082Team Roster on 2018-05-04
2017-08-09SSAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Gwinnett (AAA)23.179Team Roster on 2017-08-09
2017-07-28SSAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA)23.167Team Roster on 2017-07-28
2016-08-17SSAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors22.187Team Roster on 2016-08-17
2016-05-01ssAtlanta BravesMississippi (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Mississippi (AA)22.079Team Roster on 2016-05-01
2016-04-07ssAtlanta BravesCarolina (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Carolina (A+)22.055Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2015-12-15ssAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)-MinorsTradedTraded from Diamondbacks with Ender Inciarte and Aaron Blair to Braves for Shelby Miller and Gabe Speier21.307Team Roster on 2015-12-15
2015-08-12ssArizona DiamondbacksHillsboro (A-)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Hillsboro (A-)21.182Team Roster on 2015-08-12
2015-07-21ssArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (Rk)-MinorsContractSigned out of draft (Vanderbilt)21.160Team Roster on 2015-07-21
* 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
2015Arizona Diamondbacks-216,500,000-------6,500,000Signing Bonus out of 2015 Draft (1st round - 1st overall)
2016Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll22507,5000.04777156-3,498,245507,5007,007,500
2017Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll23540,0001.04572028193,651,709535,0007,547,500
2018Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll24565,000-54622324,360,045545,0008,112,500
* 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