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Nate SpearsTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2015 MLB Years: 2011-2012
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Arizona Fall League

Positions2B-801, 3B-171, SS-103, RF-24, 1B-22, LF-19, P-2Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameNathaniel Joseph Spears
Height5-11Weight168BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateMay 3,1985 [33.080]PlaceFort Myers,Florida
High SchoolPort Charlotte (Port Charlotte,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Baltimore Orioles [Team Picks] in the 5th round (134th overall) of the 2003 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$215,000Signing ScoutsNick PrestoService Time0.010 (2011)
MLB DebutSeptember 6,2011 [26.126]
OrganizationsCHN [4] BAL [3] BOS [3] CLE [1] PHI [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID37503Retrosheet IDspean001MLBAM ID460621
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed60Power52Contact54XBH51RBIs45Runs57Hitting56Durability62Team.520Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2003Gulf Coast OriolesGCLRkbal-ss1856180385275119185403254202.289.427.400.8277213231.342.111.406.37617.3213.850.800.43180.0025.00
2004Delmarva ShorebirdsSALAbal42b199737150102121153776476337303.275.358.407.76515128431.317.132.261.33810.9014.621.341.1674.2027.45
2005Frederick KeysCaroA+bal42b2011244563131306641843682214111.294.349.429.77819142498.349.135.225.3407.2316.472.281.2074.1732.06
2006Daytona CubsFSLA+chn82b2197321457915112574315377314.246.323.308.6319917369.289.062.168.2878.4014.361.710.27321.0021.52
2007Daytona CubsFSLA+chn32b22782493665133126412844615202.261.347.349.6968717300.311.088.213.3179.3314.671.570.33249.0026.15
2007Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn-2b223711422342241120131934104.298.382.456.838528135.326.158.289.3709.6314.071.462.9628.5023.53
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1153635899155537614163919306.273.358.383.74113925435.315.110.237.3349.4314.481.541.1572.6025.25
2008Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn32b2311538471115225751655872619633.299.394.438.83216834473.347.139.292.36812.2615.221.241.4854.8629.57
2008Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-2b23518551001103000002.278.381.333.7146121.278.055.278.33214.290.000.000.000.0020.00
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         12040276120235752756172619635.299.394.433.82717435494.343.134.291.36612.3514.571.181.4257.4329.17
2009Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn33b-2b24128368489320423765354324218.253.319.345.66412726411.280.092.190.2988.5210.461.230.49184.0027.96
2010Portland Sea DogsEastAAbos32b25136514104140304208213184931111027.272.380.463.84323854620.292.191.377.37013.5515.001.113.2325.7038.57
2011Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos32b-rf26963154978192845131496963523.248.355.397.75212529378.288.149.343.33412.9618.251.412.1239.3837.18
2011Boston Red SoxALMLBbos71lf-2b2634000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2012Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos33b-2b271083464683164103832438633016.240.329.396.72513730395.292.156.283.32010.8921.772.002.5334.6036.14
2012Boston Red SoxALMLBbos71lf2744000000000300000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
2013Akron AerosEastAAcle-3b28418131003003300000.167.286.222.5084121.200.055.222.24414.2914.291.000.000.0033.33
2013Columbus ClippersILAAAcle62b-3b286819632448141962325024310.224.335.337.6726613237.276.113.296.30413.5021.101.561.6949.0029.55
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         7221433479142262355324310.220.331.327.6587014258.269.107.290.29913.5720.541.511.5553.5029.79
2014Somerset PatriotsAtlInd-293714521366142120122834000.248.319.386.7055611164.283.138.234.3167.3217.072.332.4436.2530.56
2014Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi22b295214418437321542134302221.299.352.431.7836212161.406.132.236.3408.0726.713.311.2472.0027.91
2015Somerset PatriotsAtlInd-3011740459103192129142459038310.255.332.319.65112922463.323.064.205.2939.7219.442.000.22404.0021.36
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter78000000000400000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter118939836281067203517145098385157525687401446.268.357.398.75515853254681.311.130.274.00011.0016.061.461.5256.1030.46
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter45713871983467114261553312175291131612720.249.336.377.7135231111603.296.128.269.00010.9218.151.661.6253.3532.08
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2921030198292551131147216158187202417514.283.384.449.833462971249.315.166.333.00012.6514.971.182.4833.2333.22
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter28710151442755810892199951791536627.271.340.371.711377761167.320.100.204.0008.1415.341.880.69126.8827.64
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter9737150102121153776476337303.275.358.407.76515128431.317.132.261.00010.9014.621.341.1674.2027.45
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter56180385275119185403254202.289.427.400.8277213231.342.111.406.00017.3213.850.800.43180.0025.00
Ind Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1545498013925355016257118612310.253.328.337.66518533627.312.084.213.0009.0918.822.070.80109.8023.74
Boston Red Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter78000000000400000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1621850000000009300000.000.000.000.00000185.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16254386145287106113570102812526.268.357.398.75521644638.311.130.274.00011.0016.061.461.5256.1030.46

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2009Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn3Rel240018.0010100101.02222000002.0018.0018.00----0.00--
2010Portland Sea DogsEastAAbos3Rel250027.0010100101.02331100003.0018.009.009.00--0.00--
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter0022.5020200202.04553100002.5018.0013.504.50--0.00--
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0018.0010100101.02222000002.0018.0018.00----0.00--
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0027.0010100101.02331100003.0018.009.009.00--0.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings0022.502200220002200220.044055055033011000002.5018.0013.504.50--0.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2003Gulf Coast Orioles GCLRkbal18SS49--751241422213199.9344.06------5687.581.7
2004Delmarva Shorebirds SALAbal192B77--1352041442353339.9604.40------9779.455.8
2004Delmarva Shorebirds SALAbal19SS14--2339-962621.0004.43------9714.410.1
2005Frederick Keys CaroA+bal202B105--1953081079513503.9814.79------11293.875.0
2005Frederick Keys CaroA+bal20SS6--313311916.8422.67------1125.44.3
2006Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn212B88--1822031050395385.9754.38------9790.764.2
2007Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn222B73--1492081041367357.9734.89------7893.653.3
2007Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn222B34--5465417123119.9673.50------3791.924.6
2008Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn232B110--2382871166536525.9794.77------11595.779.1
2008Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn231B1--2---221.0002.00------1150.90.7
2008Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn23SS1---1-1111.0001.00------1150.90.7
2008Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn232B5--1314-627271.0005.40------5100.03.5
2009Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn243B62--3787810132124.9392.00------12848.443.1
2009Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn242B42--7393228168166.9883.95------12832.829.2
2009Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn24SS15--931264240.9522.67------12811.710.4
2009Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn24P1---------------1280.80.7
2009Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn241B1--1--1111.0001.00------1280.80.7
2010Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos252B130--2013891196601590.9824.54------13695.692.2
2010Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos25SS5--820233028.9335.60------1363.73.5
2010Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos25P1---------------1360.70.7
2011Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos262B37--6797528169164.9704.43------9638.526.1
2011Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos26RF23--4321-4645.9781.96------9624.016.2
2011Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos263B16--925133534.9712.13------9616.711.3
2011Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos26LF13--18---18181.0001.38------9613.59.2
2011Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos26SS4--412-116161.0004.00------964.22.8
2011Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos261B1--31-1441.0004.00------961.00.7
2011Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26LF1-51---111.0001.000.20-----333.30.6
2011Boston Red SoxALMLBbos262B1-1-------------333.30.6
2012Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos273B62--42117513164159.9702.56------10857.443.1
2012Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos272B35--67103216172170.9884.86------10832.424.3
2012Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos271B5--464-550501.00010.00------1084.63.5
2012Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos27LF2--5---551.0002.50------1081.91.4
2012Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos27SS1---------------1080.90.7
2012Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos27RF1---------------1080.90.7
2012Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27LF2-4-------------450.01.2
2012Boston Red SoxALMLBbos273B1-511--221.0002.000.40-----425.00.6
2012Boston Red SoxALMLBbos272B1-1-1--111.0001.001.00-----425.00.6
2013Akron Aeros EastAAcle283B2--36--991.0004.50------450.01.4
2013Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle282B34--5675422135131.9703.85------6850.023.6
2013Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle283B19--1536255351.9622.68------6827.913.2
2013Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle281B14--849-793931.0006.64------6820.69.7
2013Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle28LF1---------------681.50.7
2014Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi292B29--4679-191251251.0004.31------5255.820.1
2014Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi293B9--1119-230301.0003.33------5217.36.3
2014Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi29SS8--814122322.9572.75------5215.45.6
MLB Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF3-91---111.0000.330.11-----30.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B2-2-1--111.0000.500.50-----20.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1-511--221.0002.000.40-----10.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 6 season(s)-   2B182--32246113119796783.9844.30------1820.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 5 season(s)-   3B168--1142841633414398.9612.37------1680.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 4 season(s)-   SS28--2157398178.9632.79------280.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 2 season(s)-   RF24--4321-4645.9781.88------240.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B21--13414-141481481.0007.05------210.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 3 season(s)-   LF16--23---23231.0001.44------160.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B274--4937412617912601234.9794.50------2740.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS6--821243129.9354.83------60.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B2--36--991.0004.50------20.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--2---221.0002.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B266--5267193017012751245.9764.68------2660.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS6--313311916.8422.67------60.00.0
A Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B77--1352041442353339.9604.40------770.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS14--2339-962621.0004.43------140.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS49--751241422213199.9344.06------490.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2003Gulf Coast Orioles GCLRkbal18----49------
2004Delmarva Shorebirds SALAbal19---7714------
2005Frederick Keys CaroA+bal20---1056------
2006Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn21---88-------
2007Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn22---73-------
2007Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn22---34-------
2008Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn23--11101------
2008Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn23---5-------
2009Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn241-1421562-----
2010Portland Sea Dogs EastAAbos251--1305------
2011Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos26--13741613-23--
2011Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26---1--1----
2012Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos27--5351622-1--
2012Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27---1-12----
2013Akron Aeros EastAAcle28-----2-----
2013Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle28--1434-191----
2014Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi29---2989-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2008Mesa Solar SoxArizona Fall LgMinor23238326296221941161900000.349.455.542.997451099.435.193.42216.1619.191.192.0241.5034.48
2009Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB24410460103001000000.600.636.8001.4368111.600.200.3009.090.000.000.000.0016.67
2010Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB2566340101000000000.667.6671.0001.667616.667.333.3330.000.000.000.000.0025.00
2011Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB262862918130940101000001.290.389.403.79225472.346.113.33913.8913.891.000.000.0022.22
2012Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB272648121430162071510001.292.393.417.81020456.406.125.31312.5026.792.141.7948.0028.57
2013Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB281216321000005200001.125.333.188.5213121.143.063.37523.819.520.400.000.0050.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs238326296221941161900000.349.455.542.997451099.435.193.42216.1619.191.192.0241.5034.48
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs7614231445511960232710003.310.410.437.8476211166.377.127.33113.8616.271.170.60142.0025.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2017Lowell SpinnersNYPLA-Minorbos32Hitting Coach753342.4409.04Iggy Suarez
2018Lowell SpinnersNYPLA-Minorbos33Hitting Coach000.000--0Corey Wimberly
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2005Carolina League All-Star Team (2B)1
2008Southern League Best Hustler1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2014-11-083B-2BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency29.189  
2014-06-073B-2BPhiladelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract29.035Team Roster on 2014-06-07
2013-11-053B-2BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency28.186  
2013-06-053B-2BCleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Columbus (AAA)28.033Team Roster on 2013-06-05
2013-05-303B-2BCleveland IndiansAkron (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Akron (AA)28.027Team Roster on 2013-05-30
2012-11-233B-2BCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract27.204Team Roster on 2012-11-23
2012-10-083B-2BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentElected free agency27.158  
2012-04-243BBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to Pawtucket (AAA)26.356Team Roster on 2012-04-24
2012-04-223BBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for assignment26.354Team Roster on 2012-04-22
2012-04-153BBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Pawtucket (AAA)26.347Team Roster on 2012-04-15
2012-04-043B-2BBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA)26.336Team Roster on 2012-04-04
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-03-03ContractSigned by Red Sox 
2006-01-09TradeTraded by Orioles with Carlos Perez to Cubs for Corey Patterson 
2003-06-10Contractsigned 
* 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
2003Baltimore Orioles-18215,000-------215,000Signing Bonus out of 2003 Draft (5th round - 134th overall)
2011Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll26414,0000.0178943-2,722,607414,000629,000
2012Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll27480,000-76046-2,954,887480,0001,109,000
* 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