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Current Status
Free Agent since 2015-04-07 * Definition of FA
High Level
Proper Name
Brian Nikola Anderson
Stat Years
2001-2012  [mlb] 2005-2009
Height/Weight
6-2 / 205
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
CF (331) ... OF (278) ... P (54) ... LF (23) ... RF (23) ... DH (2)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
1982-03-11 in Tucson, Arizona   [37.319]
Death
High School
Canyon del Oro (Tucson,AZ)
Colleges
University of Arizona (Tucson, Arizona)
Draft
Selected by the Chicago White Sox in Round #1 (#15 overall) of the 2003 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
John Kazanas
MLB Debut
2005-08-16 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.158)
Service Time
3.053 (2009)
Organizations
CHA [7] BOS [1] SFN [1] KCA [1] NYA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 25207 ... retro id: andeb003 ... mlbam id: 435042
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    2001ArizonaPac10NCAA-1rpi 87---19------112.61700007310.154308112001.264.350.006.979.583.481.38.500
    2002ArizonaPac10NCAA-1rpi 622720So---028.1810000010411.0151210010200002.2712.270.008.1816.369.822.00.000
    2010Arizona Royals ArizRkkca-281---000.0044000005.02000060000.403.600.000.0010.800.000.00.000
    2010Burlington BeesMidwAkca-281---003.3840000405.14320450001.506.750.006.758.445.061.25.000
    2010San Jose GiantsCalifA+sfn38281---313.55330001033150.2472820220357001.328.350.363.556.224.971.75.750
    2010Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca27281---002.5760001607.04220160000.715.140.001.297.712.576.00.000
    2010Minor Totals: SFN-KCAbyYearA/Rk/AAA/A+----284---313.18474001143168.0573324225527001.217.540.263.316.884.372.08.750
    2011Trenton ThunderEastAAnya47292---101.1770001707.27210190011.048.220.001.1710.572.359.001.000
    2011Minor Totals: NYAbyYearAA----291---101.2570001707.77210190011.118.750.001.2511.252.509.001.000
    2012Somerset PatriotsAtlIndy----303---011.8050002505.04110080050.807.200.000.0014.401.800.00.000
    2012Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----301---011.8050002505.04110080050.807.200.000.0014.401.802.00.000
    Minor League Totals412.99544001250175.7643525226617011.207.660.243.117.304.192.35.800
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals135.5517000017721.3201613018312001.808.530.007.6813.226.821.72.250
    Minor: Indy Totals011.8050002505.04110080050.807.200.000.0014.401.802.00.000
    Minor: Rk Totals000.0044000005.02000060000.403.600.000.0010.800.002.00.000
    Minor: A Totals003.5340000405.34320450001.577.060.007.068.825.291.25.000
    Minor: A+ Totals313.59330001033150.7472820220357001.338.430.363.596.275.021.75.750
    Minor: AA Totals101.2570001707.77210190011.118.750.001.2511.252.509.001.000
    Minor: AAA Totals002.5760001607.04220160000.715.140.001.297.712.576.00.000
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    2001ArizonaPac10NCAA-1rpi 87---19p------4818140679643886182522003.370.433.552.98520310019.293.182.4148.8712.321.392.045.2528.4
    2002ArizonaPac10NCAA-1rpi 622720p---So4016037444053064253130204.275.379.394.773190639.288.119.31013.1616.321.242.632.0020.5
    2003ArizonaPac10NCAA-1rpi 302721pDR:1-15Jr5723258851281462174244220301.366.425.6681.09326115534.461.302.3979.2016.091.755.416.5740.0
    2003Great Falls White SoxPioRkcha-21of---11349619212133191010011.388.492.5921.08459295.429.204.45915.2516.951.1124.53.3926.3
    2004Winston-Salem WarthogsCaroA+cha-22of---2692544381224846101294430153.319.394.531.92528713534.362.212.36010.1015.331.5231.82.7942.0
    2004Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-22of---24818526509342732193031133.270.346.416.7622097716.254.146.3039.0914.351.5846.21.9132.0
    2005Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha-23of---31184487113224316574244115414011.295.360.469.82950121043.277.174.3618.7822.952.6128.03.1932.6
    2005Chicago White SoxALMLBcha4423lf-cfL-S-E-P313343610231001201002.176.176.382.55835133.235.206.2000.0034.290.0017.05.7150.0
    2006Chicago White SoxALMLBcha4424cfL-S-E-P4134365468223183347309052323.225.290.359.64940513132.208.134.2747.4122.223.0045.61.9839.0
    2007Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha2025of---55720029518283132194710304.255.318.435.7532238718.280.180.2918.5221.082.4725.03.5935.3
    2007Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3225lf-cfL-S-E-P51317321000002700002.118.211.176.3871931.176.058.20010.5336.843.500.00.0050.0
    2008Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3226cfL-S-E-P6109181244213082651104502002.232.272.436.7081937921.282.204.2665.1823.324.5022.64.1550.0
    2009Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha2227cf---7114361211250121601000.279.311.488.79946214.233.209.4004.3534.788.0021.54.3533.3
    2009Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3227cfL-S-E-P76518525449021336204932004.238.322.319.6412105911.173.081.3139.5223.332.4592.50.9525.0
    2009Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos3227cf---7248091640480272221002.200.281.400.68190328.263.200.2227.7824.443.1420.04.4450.0
    2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3227rf-cfL-S-E-P72117750025003500102.294.381.6471.02821112.529.353.27314.2923.811.678.59.5240.0
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)3557991081814712280131465208874215.227.290.370.66088329670.224.143.2777.3623.563.2036.32.4938.7
    American League Totals (6 yrs)3557991081814712280131465208874215.227.290.370.66088329670.224.143.2777.3623.563.2036.32.4938.7
    Minor League Totals340125919036170144418723111292841449924.287.357.469.8261415591128.295.182.3379.1220.072.2028.63.1135.5
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals1455731351962514231303114679872508.342.414.555.96965431862.360.213.37910.2414.981.4624.93.5231.6
    Minor: Rk Totals1349619212133191010011.388.492.5921.08459295.429.204.45915.2516.951.1124.53.3926.3
    Minor: A+ Totals692544381224846101294430153.319.394.531.92528713534.362.212.36010.1015.331.5231.82.7942.0
    Minor: AA Totals4818526509342732193031133.270.346.416.7622097716.254.146.3039.0914.351.5846.21.9132.0
    Minor: AAA Totals210771115211376301017772200737017.274.338.454.79286035073.274.180.3308.3723.262.7825.73.4934.6
    Chicago White Sox Totals (5 yrs)3347821011764712075131462203873213.225.288.364.65286228568.217.139.2787.1923.553.2739.12.3238.6
    Boston Red Sox Totals (1 yrs)2117750025003500102.294.381.6471.02821112.529.353.27314.2923.811.678.59.5240.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    2003Great Falls White SoxPioRk21OF1300.02330226261.0002.000.0017.1100.06
    2004Winston-Salem WarthogsCaroA+22OF6800.0131510137136.9932.000.0048.698.63
    2004Birmingham BaronsSouAA22OF4400.0952119897.9902.200.0031.791.75
    2005Charlotte KnightsILAAA23OF11500.02781444296292.9862.500.0079.997.52
    2005Chicago White SoxALMLB23LF9342.01010111111.0001.200.265.669.24
    2005Chicago White SoxALMLB23CF5336.07000771.0001.400.193.138.53
    2005Chicago White SoxALMLB23RF117.02000221.0002.000.290.67.75
    2006Chicago White SoxALMLB24CF134106966.0305321310308.9942.300.3282.7100.01
    2007Charlotte KnightsILAAA25OF3800.07930182821.0002.200.0026.666.75
    2007Chicago White SoxALMLB25LF5011.11000111.0000.200.093.138.59
    2007Chicago White SoxALMLB25CF3324.0801098.8892.700.331.923.15
    2007Chicago White SoxALMLB25DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.215.49
    2008Chicago White SoxALMLB26LF3216.03000331.0001.000.191.82.85
    2008Chicago White SoxALMLB26CF9437447.01020001021021.0001.100.2357.786.21
    2008Chicago White SoxALMLB26RF206.0000000.0000.000.001.21.84
    2009Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA27LF200.0301043.7501.500.001.48.313
    2009Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA27CF1900.05730160601.0003.200.0013.379.24
    2009Charlotte KnightsILAAA27CF900.02110022221.0002.400.006.381.83
    2009Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA27RF300.06000661.0002.000.002.112.57
    2009Boston Red SoxALMLB27LF4111.0000000.0000.000.002.519.04
    2009Chicago White SoxALMLB27CF6149438.0108221112110.9821.800.2537.793.81
    2009Boston Red SoxALMLB27CF6012.02000221.0000.300.173.728.63
    2009Boston Red SoxALMLB27RF11341.04000441.0000.400.106.852.43
    2009Chicago White SoxALMLB27RF6228.01010011111.0001.800.393.79.25
    2010Arizona League Royals ArizRk28P400.0000000.0000.000.007.1100.020
    2010Burlington BeesMidwA28P400.02000221.0000.500.002.9100.025
    2010San Jose GiantsCalifA+28P3300.05410109.9000.300.0023.6100.05
    2010Omaha RoyalsPCLAAA28P600.01100221.0000.300.004.2100.019
    2011Trenton ThunderEastAA29P700.01000111.0000.100.005.0100.021
    MLB Totals - (LF)216801410115151.0000.700.190.00.00
    MLB Totals - (CF)3031981,923532552542537.9911.800.280.00.00
    MLB Totals - (RF)206821610017171.0000.900.210.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)200000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (LF)200301043.7501.500.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (CF)28007840182821.0002.900.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (RF)3006000661.0002.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)153003571745378374.9892.400.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)6001100221.0000.300.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (OF)4400952119897.9902.200.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)7001000111.0000.100.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (OF)6800131510137136.9932.000.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)33005410109.9000.300.000.00.00
    A Totals - (P)4002000221.0000.500.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (OF)13002330226261.0002.000.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (P)400000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    2003Minor---------13-
    2004Minor---------112-
    2005MLB------951--
    2005Minor---------115-
    2006MLB-------134---
    2007MLB------53--2
    2007Minor---------38-
    2008MLB------3942--
    2009MLB------46717--
    2009Minor------2283--
    2010Minor47----------
    2011Minor7----------
    Totals54-----23331232782