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Wesley WrightTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2017 MLB Years: 2008-2015
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rule 5 Pick

PositionsP-654, rf-2Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDequam Lawesley Wright
Height5-10Weight150BatsRightThrowsLeft
Born DateJanuary 28,1985 [33.202]PlaceMontgomery,Alabama
High SchoolGoshen (Goshen,AL)

DraftedSelected by the Los Angeles Dodgers [Team Picks] in the 7th round (211st overall) of the 2003 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$120,000Signing ScoutsClarence JohnsService Time6.076 (2016)
MLB DebutMarch 31,2008 [23.062]
OrganizationsHOU [6] LAN [5] ANA [1] BAL [1] BOS [1] CHN [1] TBA [1] TEX [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID37606Retrosheet IDwrigw001MLBAM ID449079
Pitch Repertoire 2-Seam Fastball (48.85%) -- Slider (20.34%) -- Fastball (13.15%) -- Curveball (10.91%) -- Changeup (6.75%)
Fastball Velocity [2015] - 87.88 - [2014] - 89.80 - [2013] - 90.04 - [2012] - 90.34 - [2011] - 90.44 - [2010] - 88.55
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts46Walks28Hittable43SO/BB31vsPower43Hitting1Durability58Team.464Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2003Gulf Coast DodgersGCLRklan-S/R18313.581459001037.2371515119264001.498.840.244.546.211.37.750-
2004Ogden RaptorsPioRklan21Rel19336.2917215002044.0564331323669001.7811.370.614.6713.402.87.500-
2005Columbus CatfishSALAlan11Rel20151.9330030009160.2382113233685001.175.640.304.9010.092.06.167-
2005Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+lan-Rel20009.4560600106.287701080002.7010.80--13.5010.800.80--
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0152.67360360010166.0462820243765001.326.150.275.7510.161.77.1673.06
2006Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+lan-Rel21331.49260260015042.029117023516001.236.17--4.8910.842.22.500-
2006Jacksonville SunsSouAAlan-Rel21114.64150150011121.0141311211283101.175.910.844.6411.812.55.500-
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0442.54410410026163.2432418234799101.216.080.284.8111.172.32.5002.68
2007Jacksonville SunsSouAAlan16Rel22622.4930129009261.0451917431686101.246.600.594.559.982.19.750-
2007Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAlan16Rel22129.1814113006016.2282317418182002.7615.122.169.729.721.00.333-
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0743.92442420015277.1734234849868101.568.420.925.659.921.76.6364.25
2008Houston AstrosNLMLBhou53Rel23435.01710710015155.2453431834572141.427.281.295.509.221.68.5715.00
2009Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou58Rel24213.3213112001019.01377010182001.216.16--4.748.531.80.667-
2009Houston AstrosNLMLBhou53Rel24345.4449049005044.2532727925472001.7510.681.815.049.471.88.4295.29
2010Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou53ST25414.6515141000069.2763936833414001.569.821.034.265.301.24.800-
2010Houston AstrosNLMLBhou53S/R25125.7314410003033.0372721613290031.5210.091.643.557.912.23.3335.14
2011Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAAhou14Rel26312.0739336006265.0491715423521001.106.750.553.177.162.26.750-
2011Houston AstrosNLMLBhou53Rel26001.5023023005012.062215111000.924.500.753.758.252.20-3.53
2012Houston AstrosNLMLBhou53Rel27223.27770770013152.0452019417541061.187.740.692.929.293.18.5003.34
2013Houston AstrosALMLBhou53Rel28043.92540540013041.0452018516402031.489.801.093.488.712.50.0004.06
2013Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba49Rel28002.9216016004012.094423150000.976.571.462.1910.955.00-3.45
2014Chicago CubsNLMLBchn53Rel29033.17580580015048.0481917219372021.398.940.373.546.891.95.0003.44
2015Norfolk TidesILAAAbal53Rel30027.7110010001011.21511101753001.8911.570.775.403.860.71.000-
2015Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAana26Rel30011.4212012002012.292205130001.116.39--3.559.242.60.000-
2015Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0034.4422022003023.0241312112183001.488.880.374.446.661.50.0003.67
2015Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal40Rel30005.4020200201.22110000001.2010.80------0.00-3.13
2015Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana40Rel30003.1890900205.24321350001.246.351.594.767.941.67-5.25
2016Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos20Rel31024.31190190011331.0361715213211001.5610.340.573.736.031.62.000-
2017Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtex57Rel32314.8830030007031.0361717216223001.6610.340.574.606.321.38.750-
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter10184.16373436900772304.029415714238135295101181.408.621.113.968.652.19.3571.18
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter30263.722902726300829527.04892622203327550549201.448.270.564.658.541.84.536-
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter13114.161521913300345255.22621331192112519016001.509.150.734.376.641.52.542-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter733.05451440020382.2593228642969201.226.420.654.5710.452.29.700-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter332.57320320016048.1371814033596001.436.80--6.0610.841.79.500-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter151.9330030009160.2382113233685001.175.640.304.9010.092.06.167-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter645.0531724003081.19358464429213001.6510.210.444.6110.102.19.600-
Houston Astros Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter10154.44288428400542237.02311301183311023881161.438.701.244.148.962.16.400-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter033.17580580015048.0481917219372021.398.940.373.546.891.95.000-
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter002.9216016004012.094423150000.976.571.462.1910.955.00--
Los Angeles Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter003.1890900205.24321350001.246.351.594.767.941.67--
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter005.4020200201.22110000001.2010.80------0.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings7134.16267326400551220.0211113102279721171131.408.621.113.968.652.19.3501.18
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12113.721201110900344220.0202108911411420920101.448.270.564.658.541.84.522-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Jacksonville SunsSouAAlan-2191000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2007Jacksonville SunsSouAAlan1622306000000000200001.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2007Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAlan1622153010000001201000.333.500.333.8331051.000.000.333.40220.0040.002.000.000.000.00
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         459010000001401001.111.200.111.3111011.200.000.111.1619.0936.364.000.000.000.00
2009Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou58p24131000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2009Houston AstrosNLMLBhou53p24484210000000100000.250.250.250.500104.333.000.000.2240.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2010Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou53p25916110001002500002.063.167.063.2301018.091.000.125.12811.1127.782.500.000.000.00
2010Houston AstrosNLMLBhou53p25118000000000300000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.0037.500.000.000.000.00
2011Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAAhou14p26262000000001000000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.23133.330.000.000.000.000.00
2011Houston AstrosNLMLBhou53p26211000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2012Houston AstrosNLMLBhou53p27782000000000201000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
2013Houston AstrosALMLBhou53p28551000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter21316210000000801000.063.063.063.1261017.125.000.000.0000.0047.060.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter10329120001004901003.069.182.069.2512034.100.000.138.00011.7626.472.250.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter6422120001004701002.091.231.091.3222027.133.000.182.00014.8125.931.750.000.000.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter397000000000200001.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0028.570.000.000.000.00
Houston Astros Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter21316210000000801000.063.063.063.1261017.125.000.000.0000.0047.060.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16212210000000601000.063.063.063.1261013.125.000.000.0000.0047.060.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162462300020061402005.069.182.069.2513053.100.000.138.00011.7626.472.250.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2003Gulf Coast Dodgers GCLRklan18P14--25-1771.0000.50------14100.023.3
2004Ogden Raptors PioRklan19P17--27--991.0000.53------17100.022.7
2005Columbus Catfish SALAlan20P30--281-1110.9090.33------30100.022.1
2005Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan20P6---------------6100.04.5
2006Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan21P26---71187.8750.27------26100.019.8
2006Jacksonville Suns SouAAlan21P15--131154.8000.27------15100.010.7
2007Jacksonville Suns SouAAlan22P30--210111312.9230.40------30100.021.4
2007Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan22P14---3--331.0000.21------1593.39.7
2008Houston AstrosNLMLBhou23P71-5527-1991.0000.130.16-----71100.044.1
2009Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou24P13--171-98.8890.62------13100.09.0
2009Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24P49-44331-76.8570.120.14-----49100.030.2
2010Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou25P15--616122322.9571.47------15100.010.4
2010Houston AstrosNLMLBhou25P1443343--771.0000.500.21-----14100.08.6
2011Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou26P39--106--16161.0000.41------39100.027.3
2011Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26P23-12-2--221.0000.090.17-----23100.014.2
2011Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26RF1---------------234.30.6
2012Houston AstrosNLMLBhou27P77-52510111615.9380.190.293175.0-7898.747.5
2012Houston AstrosNLMLBhou27RF1---------------781.30.6
2013Houston AstrosALMLBhou28P54-4128--10101.0000.190.245183.3-5598.233.3
2013Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba28P16-12-2--221.0000.130.17-----16100.09.8
2014Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29P58-48212--14141.0000.240.292250.0-58100.035.8
2015Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana30P12---------------12100.08.3
2015Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal30P10--13--441.0000.40------10100.06.9
2015Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30P2-1-1--111.0000.501.00-----2100.01.2
2016Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos31P19---7-2771.0000.37------19100.013.4
2017Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex32P30--25--771.0000.23------30100.021.7
MLB Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P36442981848226866.9710.180.2210471.4-3640.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 2 season(s)-   RF2---------------20.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P152--2047246967.9710.44------1520.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P45--313221816.8890.36------450.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P32---71187.8750.22------320.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P30--281-1110.9090.33------300.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P31--412-116161.0000.52------310.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2003Gulf Coast Dodgers GCLRklan1814----------
2004Ogden Raptors PioRklan1917----------
2005Columbus Catfish SALAlan2030----------
2005Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan206----------
2006Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan2126----------
2006Jacksonville Suns SouAAlan2115----------
2007Jacksonville Suns SouAAlan2230----------
2007Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan2214----------
2008Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2371----------
2009Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou2413----------
2009Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2449----------
2010Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou2515----------
2010Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2514----------
2011Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou2639----------
2011Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2623-------1--
2012Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2777-------1--
2013Houston AstrosALMLBhou2854----------
2013Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2816----------
2014Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2958----------
2015Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana3012----------
2015Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal3010----------
2015Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal302----------
2016Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos3119----------
2017Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex3230----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2007Peoria SaguarosArizona Fall LgMinor22015.1412012002121.027121211118001.8111.570.434.717.711.645.14.000
2007Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB220154.0010100000.23440100020.0040.500.0013.500.000.0054.00.000
2008Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB23102.3811011000011.1743089001.355.560.006.357.151.133.181.000
2009Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB24000.0001-1001217.01300001000.766.880.000.000.5300.00.000
2010Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB25017.3670700027.11086237001.8312.272.453.688.592.339.82.000
2011Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB26019.0090900208.01398151102.2514.631.135.631.130.2010.13.000
2012Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB27004.0080800409.01144015101.3311.000.001.005.005.004.00.000
2013Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB280011.251201200008.0181010134102.6320.251.133.384.501.3311.25.000
2014Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB29015.591001000009.21196318001.3010.242.790.937.458.008.38.000
2015Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB30003.75909003012.01055248001.177.501.503.006.002.003.75.000
2016Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB31102.1690900108.1822038001.368.640.003.248.642.672.161.000
2017Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB32101.8050500005.0421013001.007.200.001.805.403.003.601.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs015.1412012002121.027121211118001.8111.570.434.717.711.645.14.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 11 yrs344.58811800011496.3108574993054301.4310.090.842.805.051.805.33.429

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2017-07-19RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Rangers32.172  
2017-04-06RPTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)32.068Team Roster on 2017-04-06
2017-01-26RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract31.363Team Roster on 2017-01-26
2016-07-15RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Red Sox31.168  
2016-04-14RPBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA)31.076Team Roster on 2016-04-14
2016-04-13RPBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract31.075Team Roster on 2016-04-13
2016-03-28RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Diamondbacks31.059  
2016-01-13RPArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract30.350Team Roster on 2016-01-13
2015-11-03RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency30.279  
2015-09-02RPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors30.217Team Roster on 2015-09-02
2015-07-30RPLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA)30.183Team Roster on 2015-07-30
2015-07-30RPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract30.183Team Roster on 2015-07-30
2015-07-24RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Orioles30.177  
2015-07-16RPBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL and designated for assignment30.169Team Roster on 2015-07-16
2015-05-25RPBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL30.117Team Roster on 2015-05-25
2014-12-17RPBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Left shoulder inflammation29.323Team Roster on 2014-12-17
2014-12-17RPBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($1.7m) [Free Agent]29.323Team Roster on 2014-12-17
2014-12-03RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency29.309  
2014-05-30RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from Paternity Leave list29.122Team Roster on 2014-05-30
2014-05-27RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YPaternityOff-RosterPlaced on Paternity Leave list29.119Team Roster on 2014-05-27
2013-12-16RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($1.425m)28.322Team Roster on 2013-12-16
2013-12-03RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentNon-tendered, declared free agency28.309  
2013-08-12RPTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Astros to Rays for cash considerations28.196Team Roster on 2013-08-12
2013-01-18RPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($1.025m) Avoiding arbitration27.355Team Roster on 2013-01-18
2012-05-06RPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActive--27.098Team Roster on 2012-05-06
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2009-09-01InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-08-12InjuredDisabled -- Left shoulder strain 
2008-02-22ContractSigned by Astros (1-year) 
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
2003Los Angeles Dodgers-18120,000-------120,000Signing Bonus out of 2003 Draft (7th round - 211st overall)
2008Houston AstrosTeam Payroll23390,000-75339-2,696,252390,000510,000
2009Houston AstrosTeam Payroll24425,000-57228292,746,792400,000935,000
2010Houston AstrosTeam Payroll25400,000-75738-2,812,412400,0001,335,000
2011Houston AstrosTeam Payroll26416,500-75727172,722,607414,0001,751,500
2012Houston AstrosTeam Payroll27512,000-52312432,954,887480,0002,263,500
2013Houston AstrosTeam Payroll281,025,000-4294533,023,990490,0003,288,5002013-01-18 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($1.025m) Avoiding arbitration
2013Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll281,025,000-42917533,023,990490,0003,288,5002013-01-18 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($1.025m) Avoiding arbitration
2014Chicago CubsTeam Payroll291,425,000-41916543,256,497500,0004,713,5002013-12-16 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($1.425m)
2015Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll301,700,0006.07641920543,571,283507,5006,413,5002014-12-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($1.7m) [Free Agent]
2015-07-30 - Signed to Minor League Contract
2015Los Angeles AngelsTeam Payroll301,700,0006.07641917543,571,283507,5006,413,5002014-12-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($1.7m) [Free Agent]
2015-07-30 - 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