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Donnie VealTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2015 MLB Years: 2009-2015
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
Rule 5 Pick

PositionsP-351Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDonald Tyrone Veal Ii
Height6-3Weight200BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateSeptember 18,1984 [34.055]PlaceJackson,Mississippi
High SchoolBuena (Sierra Vista,AZ)
CollegePima Community College (Tucson,AZ), University of Arizona (Tucson,AZ)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago Cubs [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (68th overall) of the 2005 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 12th round (352nd overall) of the 2003 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$530,000Signing ScoutsSteve McFarlandService Time2.039 (2015)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2007-MLB-#52 ... 2007-CHN-#2 ... 2008-CHN-#6
MLB DebutApril 7,2009 [24.201]
OrganizationsCHN [4] CHA [3] PIT [3] ATL [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID37462Retrosheet IDveald001MLBAM ID453264
Pitch Repertoire Curveball (38.57%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (34.64%) -- Fastball (21.97%) -- Changeup (4.82%)
Fastball Velocity [2015] - 92.51 - [2014] - 92.46 - [2013] - 92.39 - [2012] - 92.49
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts75Walks34Hittable73SO/BB52vsPower73Hitting0Durability47Team.480Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2005Arizona CubsArizRkchn-S/R20015.06431000010.286625142001.226.751.694.2211.812.80.000-
2005Boise HawksNwstA-chn41ST20122.48761000029.018118215344301.145.590.624.6610.552.27.333-
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0133.181192000039.2261714420486301.165.900.914.5410.892.40.250-
2006Peoria ChiefsMidwAchn27ST21532.6914140000073.2452622440869001.155.500.494.8910.512.15.625-
2006Daytona CubsFSLA+chn-ST21621.6714140000080.2461815342888101.095.130.334.699.822.10.750-
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01152.16282800000153.091443778217417101.125.310.414.7810.152.12.688-
2007Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn27ST228104.97282710000130.0126807211731317201.538.700.765.049.051.79.444-
2008Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn27ST235104.58292900000145.01508974198112318201.599.291.185.027.621.52.333-
2009Altoona CurveEastAApit-S/R24001.35752000013.0522010181001.133.38--6.7512.151.80--
2009Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit48Rel24016.43918002014.061010016131001.573.86--10.298.360.81.000-
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0013.9516610002027.0111212026312001.353.62--8.5610.211.19.000-
2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit56Rel24107.16190190010016.0181313220162002.339.921.1011.028.820.801.0006.40
2010Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit35ST25324.35990000049.2422624323411101.317.610.544.177.431.78.600-
2011Gulf Coast PiratesGCLRkpit-ST26005.4011000001.21110230001.805.40--10.8016.201.50--
2011Bradenton MaraudersFSLA+pit46S/R26012.79743001019.0176616183001.197.910.472.798.383.00.000-
2011Altoona CurveEastAApit54Rel26017.7140400204.29443030001.9317.365.79--5.790.00.000-
2011Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit6Rel26005.6870700206.05440770001.897.11--9.959.951.00--
2011Minor Totals (4 teams)Minor--S/R0024.2219514005030.0321515415313001.479.001.124.228.722.07.000-
2012Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha27Rel27732.08350350015252.0401712023614101.216.92--3.9810.562.65.700-
2012Chicago White SoxALMLBcha46Rel27001.3824024005113.052204190000.693.46--2.7713.154.75-1.10
2013Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha36Rel28222.70170170012226.22388114301001.397.760.344.7210.122.14.500-
2013Chicago White SoxALMLBcha46Rel28234.6050050005029.0261615316294001.437.980.924.918.901.81.4004.04
2014Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha46Rel29455.94370370020450.0573633427499001.6810.260.724.868.821.81.444-
2014Chicago White SoxALMLBcha46Rel29007.5070700306.06550761002.179.00--10.509.000.86-4.63
2015Long Island DucksAtlInd-Rel30101.4520020003018.2135308262001.126.27--3.8612.543.251.000-
2015Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl26Rel30200.0017017005016.093002131000.695.06--1.137.316.501.000-
2015Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl32Rel300014.5450500204.08773232002.3116.626.234.156.231.50-12.13
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter335.4810501050025168.1634342849739001.628.221.046.399.521.49.5001.52
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter43433.7524611313300598718.060734730153386732691001.377.550.664.809.111.90.500-
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter18133.821311012100568213.218210491811221417201.377.630.344.708.971.91.581-
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter13214.66686170020292.22901751523316427526401.558.891.015.038.431.68.382-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter631.8921183001099.163242144810611101.115.670.364.329.542.21.667-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter532.6914140000073.2452622440869001.155.500.494.8910.512.15.625-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter122.48761000029.018118215344301.145.590.624.6610.552.27.333-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter015.11541000011.097727172001.306.571.465.1112.412.43.000-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter101.4520020003018.2135308262001.126.27--3.8612.543.251.000-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter234.10810810013148.0372322327545001.326.890.565.0310.062.00.400-
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter107.16190190010016.0181313220162002.339.921.1011.028.820.801.000-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0014.5450500204.08773232002.3116.626.234.156.231.50--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings10105.48335033500803220.02011371342615623329001.628.221.046.399.521.49.5001.52
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13133.7575344100182220.0185106921611722321301.377.550.664.809.111.90.500-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2007Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn27222825140001001704000.160.192.160.3524030.222.000.040.1653.3323.337.000.000.000.00
2008Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn27232927340004004801000.148.258.148.4064032.211.000.148.20712.5025.002.000.000.000.00
2009Altoona CurveEastAApit-p2471000000000101000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2010Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit35p2558000000000401000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.000.0000.0044.440.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter73614800050052007000.131.197.131.3288073.195.000.082.0006.8527.404.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter98000000000401000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.000.0000.0044.440.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter64534800050051606000.151.224.151.3758064.216.000.094.0007.8125.003.200.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16213591800011001144016000.131.197.131.328180162.195.000.082.0006.8527.404.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2005Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn20P4---12-31.3330.25------4100.07.1
2005Boise Hawks NwstA-chn20P7---32-53.6000.43------7100.09.2
2006Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn21P14--193-1310.7690.71------14100.010.1
2006Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn21P14--113211614.8751.00------14100.010.2
2007Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn22P28--3135-2116.7620.57------28100.020.3
2008Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn23P29--627313633.9171.14------29100.020.9
2009Altoona Curve EastAApit24P7---11-21.5000.14------7100.04.9
2009Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit24P9---------------9100.06.3
2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24P19-1621-1331.0000.160.19-----19100.011.8
2010Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit25P9--352-108.8000.89------9100.06.3
2011Gulf Coast Pirates GCLRkpit26P1---------------1100.01.7
2011Bradenton Marauders FSLA+pit26P7---41-54.8000.57------7100.05.1
2011Altoona Curve EastAApit26P4---1--111.0000.25------4100.02.8
2011Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit26P7---1--111.0000.14------7100.04.9
2012Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha27P35---9--991.0000.26------35100.024.3
2012Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27P24-13-11-21.5000.040.08-----24100.014.8
2013Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha28P17--221-54.8000.24------17100.011.9
2013Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28P50-29121-43.7500.060.102-100.0-50100.030.9
2014Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha29P37--212--14141.0000.38------37100.025.7
2014Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29P7-6--------1-100.0-7100.04.3
2015Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl30P17--2-1-32.6670.12------17100.011.8
2015Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl30P5-4-1--111.0000.200.25-----5100.03.1
MLB Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P105-683521108.8000.080.123-100.0-1050.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P131--9294-4238.9050.29------1310.00.0
AA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P68--942916051.8500.75------680.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P21--117312118.8570.86------210.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P14--193-1310.7690.71------140.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P7---32-53.6000.43------70.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P5---12-31.3330.20------50.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2005Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn204----------
2005Boise Hawks NwstA-chn207----------
2006Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn2114----------
2006Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn2114----------
2007Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn2228----------
2008Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn2329----------
2009Altoona Curve EastAApit247----------
2009Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit249----------
2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2419----------
2010Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit259----------
2011Gulf Coast Pirates GCLRkpit261----------
2011Bradenton Marauders FSLA+pit267----------
2011Altoona Curve EastAApit264----------
2011Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit267----------
2012Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha2735----------
2012Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2724----------
2013Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha2817----------
2013Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2850----------
2014Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha2937----------
2014Chicago White SoxALMLBcha297----------
2015Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl3017----------
2015Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl305----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2008Mesa Solar SoxArizona Fall LgMinor230010.001001000009.0912101139002.449.001.0013.009.000.6912.00.000
2009Scottsdale ScorpionsArizona Fall LgMinor24312.14770000021.017651722001.147.290.433.009.433.142.57.750
2009Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB24000.39000000123.01331000310.575.090.000.000.0001.17.000
2010Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB25100.0030300004.0100020000.752.250.004.500.000.000.001.000
2012Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB27009.8240400003.2754121002.8117.182.454.912.450.5012.27.000
2013Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB28003.861001000109.18440410101.327.710.003.869.642.503.86.000
2014Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB29003.6011011001010.0644049101.005.400.003.608.102.253.60.000
2015Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB30004.0560600116.2533055011.616.750.006.756.751.004.05.000
2016Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB310018.0010100101.0222110003.0018.009.009.000.000.0018.00.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 2 yrs314.5017710000030.026181522031001.537.800.606.009.301.555.40.750
MLB Spring Training Totals - 7 yrs102.8135035004257.742211821825521.046.550.312.813.901.393.281.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2016-04-12RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Rangers31.206  
2015-12-31RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract31.104Team Roster on 2015-12-31
2015-06-09RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Braves30.264  
2015-06-01RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment30.256Team Roster on 2015-06-01
2015-05-27RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors30.251Team Roster on 2015-05-27
2015-05-08RPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors30.232Team Roster on 2015-05-08
2015-05-06RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment30.230Team Roster on 2015-05-06
2015-05-01RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors30.225Team Roster on 2015-05-01
2015-04-09RPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA)30.203Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2014-11-11RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract30.054Team Roster on 2014-11-11
2014-11-08RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency30.051  
2014-04-19RPChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors29.213Team Roster on 2014-04-19
2014-04-19RPChicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Charlotte (AAA)29.213Team Roster on 2014-04-19
2014-04-17RPChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment29.211Team Roster on 2014-04-17
2013-07-13RPChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Charlotte (AAA)28.298Team Roster on 2013-07-13
2013-05-23RPChicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Charlotte (AAA)28.247Team Roster on 2013-05-23
2013-05-18RPChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Charlotte (AAA)28.242Team Roster on 2013-05-18
2013-05-01RPChicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Charlotte (AAA)28.225Team Roster on 2013-05-01
2013-02-24RPChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0.4975m)28.159Team Roster on 2013-02-24
2012-08-13RPChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL27.329Team Roster on 2012-08-13
2012-07-22RPChicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Charlotte (AAA)27.307Team Roster on 2012-07-22
2012-07-19RPChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Charlotte (AAA)27.304Team Roster on 2012-07-19
2012-05-25PChicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)YMinors--27.249Team Roster on 2012-05-25
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-11-10ContractSigned by White Sox 
2010-12-02Free AgentGranted free agency 
2009-09-08InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-08-07InjuredDisabled -- Sprained left index finger 
2009-07-09InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-05-31InjuredDisabled -- Right groin strain 
2008-12-11Selected by Pirates from Cubs in Rule V draft 
* 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
2005Chicago Cubs-20530,000-------530,000Signing Bonus out of 2005 Draft (2nd round - 68th overall)
2009Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll24400,000-72441-2,746,792400,000930,000
2012Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll27480,000-76034-2,954,887480,0001,410,000
2013Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll28497,500-65323283,023,990490,0001,907,5002013-02-24 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0.4975m)
2014Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll29516,000-56816383,256,497500,0002,423,500
2015Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll30507,5002.03978429-3,571,283507,5002,931,0002014-11-11 - Signed to Minor League Contract
* 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