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Dustin NippertTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 2002-2010 MLB Years: 2005-2010
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

PositionsP-222Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDustin David Nippert
Height6-7Weight210BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 6,1981 [37.196]PlaceWheeling,West Virginia
High SchoolBeallsville (Beallsville,OH)
CollegeWest Virginia University (Morgantown,WV), Ohio Valley University (Vienna,WV)

DraftedSelected by the Arizona Diamondbacks [Team Picks] in the 15th round (459th overall) of the 2002 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsGreg LonigroService Time2.140 (2009)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2004-MLB-#83 ... 2004-ARI-#3 ... 2006-MLB-#67 ... 2006-ARI-#5 ... 2007-ARI-#8
MLB DebutSeptember 8,2005 [24.125]
OrganizationsARI [6] TEX [3] Awards0
TBC Player ID22091Retrosheet IDnippd001MLBAM ID430962
RelationshipsTwin brother of Derik Nippert
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (58.21%) -- Changeup (17.96%) -- Curveball (15.56%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (5.28%) -- Cutter (2.59%) -- Slider (0.38%)
Fastball Velocity [2010] - 93.15
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts64Walks44Hittable60SO/BB52vsPower60Hitting0Durability44Team.512Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2002Missoula OspreyPioRkari36S/R21421.6517116002054.242121029774000.936.910.331.4812.688.56.667-
2003South Bend Silver HawksMidwAari36ST22642.8217170000095.2663230432965001.026.210.383.019.033.00.600-
2004El Paso DiablosTexAAari36ST23253.6414140000071.2774529040734001.639.67--5.029.171.83.286-
2005Tennessee SmokiesSouAAari39ST24832.38181803200117.0953331442973001.177.290.313.227.442.31.727-
2005Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari57ST24105.52330000014.21099113111001.576.140.617.986.750.851.0005.07
2006Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-ST251384.87252411000140.0161857611521307001.5210.330.713.338.342.50.619-
2006Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari57ST250211.70220000010.01513135790002.2013.504.506.308.101.29.0009.95
2007Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari57S/R26034.751082000036.0231919323466001.285.750.755.7511.502.00.000-
2007Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari57Rel26115.5636036008045.0483028516384001.419.530.993.187.542.38.5004.06
2008Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex35S/R27623.9812102110063.0652828816434001.289.241.142.276.112.69.750-
2008Texas RangersALMLBtex57S/R27356.4020614006071.29252511037551101.8011.551.264.656.911.49.3754.96
2009Frisco RoughridersTexAAtex41S/R28012.84431000012.28441680001.115.680.714.265.681.33.000-
2009Oklahoma City RedhawksPCLAAAtex35ST28101.8011000005.02111260000.803.601.803.6010.803.001.000-
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0112.55541000017.2105528140001.025.091.024.087.131.75.500-
2009Texas RangersALMLBtex57S/R28533.88201010003069.2643130729542001.338.270.903.756.981.86.6254.10
2010Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex-ST29000.0022000003.01000170000.602.70--2.7018.907.00--
2010Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAAtex-ST29000.0011000003.01000030000.333.00----9.000.00--
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0000.0033000006.020001100000.472.84--1.4214.2110.00--
2010Texas RangersALMLBtex57Rel29454.2938236007056.2612827734473001.689.691.115.407.461.38.4444.83
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter14165.31119239600240265.02901631583513621411101.599.741.184.577.191.57.4671.62
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter40283.40121109125320600.05412592283422358633001.278.070.513.338.752.63.588-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter20134.51494452100247.2252133124239322817001.399.160.843.388.292.45.606-
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1092.81383713200203.018182645891857001.327.950.223.918.122.08.526-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter642.8217170000095.2663230432965001.026.210.383.019.033.00.600-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter421.6517116002054.242121029774000.936.910.331.4812.688.56.667-
Texas Rangers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter12134.9178186000160196.0217111108241001566101.609.861.094.557.091.56.480-
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter236.4341536008069.17352501136585001.569.391.414.637.461.61.400-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11135.3198197900200220.0238134130291121769101.599.741.184.577.191.57.4581.62
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15103.40444042110220.01979483128121412001.278.070.513.338.752.63.600-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2004El Paso DiablosTexAAari36p23148111002001600000.125.222.250.472219.500.125.250.21711.1166.676.000.000.00100.00
2005Tennessee SmokiesSouAAari392413260000000021701000.000.071.000.0710029.000.000.077.0506.9058.628.500.000.000.00
2005Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari57p2434010000001300000.250.400.250.6501051.000.000.250.31920.0060.003.000.000.000.00
2006Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-2518362500030021802000.139.184.139.3235040.278.000.056.1545.0045.009.000.000.000.00
2006Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari57p2522000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2007Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari5726103000000000301000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
2007Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari57p26362000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2010Texas RangersALMLBtex57p2921000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter439010000001600000.111.200.111.3111010.333.000.111.00010.0060.006.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter55733610050054404000.082.141.096.2377182.207.014.082.0006.1053.668.800.000.0016.67
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter28392500030022103000.128.171.128.2995044.278.000.051.0004.5547.7310.500.000.000.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter27341110020032301000.029.108.059.1672138.091.030.118.0007.8960.537.670.000.00100.00
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter418010000001600000.125.222.125.347109.500.000.125.00011.1166.676.000.000.000.00
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter21000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162340400000042300000.111.200.111.3114038.333.000.111.00010.0060.006.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162215918300150015130012000.082.141.096.237213242.207.014.082.0006.1053.668.800.000.0016.67

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2002Missoula Osprey PioRkari21P17--14--551.0000.29------17100.022.4
2003South Bend Silver Hawks MidwAari22P17--5111-1716.9410.94------17100.012.5
2004El Paso Diablos TexAAari23P14--315212018.9001.29------14100.010.2
2005Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari24P331414--551.0001.670.36-----3100.01.9
2006Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari25P25--514212119.9050.76------25100.017.4
2006Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari25P221021--331.0001.500.30-----2100.01.2
2007Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari26P10--12--331.0000.30------10100.07.0
2007Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari26P36-45131154.8000.110.09-----36100.022.2
2008Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex27P12--33--661.0000.50------12100.08.3
2008Texas RangersALMLBtex27P20671451-109.9000.450.13-----20100.012.3
2009Frisco Roughriders TexAAtex28P4--42--661.0001.50------4100.02.9
2009Oklahoma City Redhawks PCLAAAtex28P1---------------1100.00.7
2009Texas RangersALMLBtex28P201069351-98.8890.400.12-----20100.012.3
2010Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex29P2---------------2100.01.4
2010Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAtex29P1---------------1100.00.7
2010Texas RangersALMLBtex29P3825634-1771.0000.180.13-----38100.023.5
MLB Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P119232651422323936.9230.300.14-----1190.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P49--919213028.9330.57------490.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P20--717212624.9231.20------200.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P17--5111-1716.9410.94------170.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P17--14--551.0000.29------170.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2002Missoula Osprey PioRkari2117----------
2003South Bend Silver Hawks MidwAari2217----------
2004El Paso Diablos TexAAari2314----------
2005Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari243----------
2006Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari2525----------
2006Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari252----------
2007Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari2610----------
2007Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari2636----------
2008Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex2712----------
2008Texas RangersALMLBtex2720----------
2009Frisco Roughriders TexAAtex284----------
2009Oklahoma City Redhawks PCLAAAtex281----------
2009Texas RangersALMLBtex2820----------
2010Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex292----------
2010Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAtex291----------
2010Texas RangersALMLBtex2938----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2003Scottsdale ScorpionsArizona Fall LgMinor22123.60880000030.026121211230001.277.800.303.609.002.503.60.333
2006Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB25003.46440000013.012750512001.318.310.003.468.312.404.85.000
2007Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB26302.30541000015.21364098001.457.470.005.174.600.893.451.000
2008Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB270214.40817003110.02419162148003.8021.601.8012.607.200.5717.10.000
2009Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB28000.0001-100119.01200200001.3312.002.000.000.0000.00.000
2010Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB29000.00505000212.05000010000.423.750.000.007.5000.00.000
2010Texas RangersDiv SeriesMLB290018.0010100101.02221000002.0018.009.000.000.00018.00.000
2015Doosan BearsKoreaForeign34655.1020020000090.0104545143376401.5210.400.403.307.602.305.40.545
2016Kia TigersKoreaForeign352232.95282711110167.215161551557142801.248.110.813.067.622.493.27.880
2017Doosan BearsKoreaForeign361484.06303000000179.2175888120771611301.418.771.003.868.062.094.41.636
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs123.60880000030.026121211230001.277.800.303.609.002.503.60.333
Korean League Totals - 3 yrs42163.857857211110437.3430203187391673792501.378.850.803.447.802.274.18.724
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs323.77221012004459.766322542838001.589.960.604.225.731.364.83.600
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs0018.0010100101.0222100002.0018.009.000.000.00018.00.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB2531000000000101000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2007Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB2632000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2010Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2951000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs114000000000301000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-12-02Free AgentGranted free agency 
2010-09-03InjuredActivated from DL 
2010-07-20InjuredDisabled -- Mild Head Injury 
2009-07-07InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-04-22InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2009-04-05InjuredDisabled -- Back 
2008-05-30InjuredActivated from DL 
2008-04-22InjuredDisabled -- Sore right foot 
2008-03-28TradeTraded by Diamondbacks to Rangers for Jose Marte 
2008-03-09ContractSigned by Diamondbacks (1-year) 
2002-06-09Contractsigned 
* 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
2005Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll24300,000-79442-2,189,055300,000300,000
2006Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll25327,000-74241-2,365,072327,000627,000
2007Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll26380,000-73738-2,459,737380,0001,007,000
2008Texas RangersTeam Payroll27395,500-68122252,696,252390,0001,402,500
2009Texas RangersTeam Payroll28411,7602.1463321222,746,792400,0001,814,260
2010Texas RangersTeam Payroll29665,000-48819462,812,412400,0002,479,260
* 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