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Hector AmbrizTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2016 MLB Years: 2010-2014
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rule 5 Pick

PositionsP-314Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameHector Ambriz
Height6-1Weight220BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateMay 29,1984 [34.200]PlaceOrange,California
High SchoolValencia (Placentia,CA)
CollegeUCLA (Los Angeles,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Arizona Diamondbacks [Team Picks] in the 5th round (147th overall) of the 2006 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 28th round (840th overall) of the 2002 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$160,000Service Time1.147 (2013)
MLB DebutApril 30,2010 [25.336]
OrganizationsARI [4] CLE [2] HOU [2] SDN [1] WAS [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID39445Retrosheet IDambrh001MLBAM ID459932
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (57.28%) -- Slider (31.12%) -- Curveball (7.59%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (4.01%)
Fastball Velocity [2014] - 93.29 - [2013] - 92.91 - [2012] - 93.67 - [2010] - 93.04
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Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2003UCLAPac10NCAA-1Fr32S/R19056.501257000045.2584233024410001.8011.43--4.738.081.71.000-
2004UCLAPac10NCAA-1So30ST20225.63761000032.037242049274001.4410.411.132.537.593.00.500-
2005UCLAPac10NCAA-1Jr30ST21373.94181622101105.0995246540844501.328.490.433.437.202.10.300-
2006UCLAPac10NCAA-1Sr30S/R22873.65201642002113.010555469419715301.298.340.713.267.702.37.533-
2006Missoula OspreyPioRkari30S/R22131.9115411003342.029109111526000.946.170.212.3411.064.73.250-
2007Visalia OaksCalifA+ari-ST231084.08282622010150.01377968125013314001.258.220.723.007.982.66.556-
2008Mobile BayBearsSouAAari35ST245134.89272612010152.21559183224711810001.329.141.302.776.962.51.278-
2009Mobile BayBearsSouAAari30ST25322.17550000029.0187716320000.835.590.311.869.935.33.600-
2009Reno AcesPCLAAAari35ST25995.57232210000127.2164887912401034101.6011.560.852.827.262.58.500-
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST012114.94282710000156.2182958613461354101.4610.460.752.647.762.93.522-
2010Columbus ClippersILAAAcle-Rel26001.1370700008.091101151001.2510.13--1.1316.8815.00--
2010Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle57Rel26025.59340340020048.06831301017374001.7612.661.863.176.892.18.0005.29
2012Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAAhou40Rel28113.3318018007224.02899111181001.6010.360.374.076.661.64.500-
2012Columbus ClippersILAAAcle30Rel28013.5520119007133.0291413317256001.397.910.824.646.821.47.000-
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0123.45381370014357.0572322428437001.488.950.634.406.751.54.333-
2012Houston AstrosNLMLBhou62Rel28114.1918018002019.01499011224001.296.52--5.1210.242.00.5002.53
2013Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAAhouRel29125.40140140010316.223121033123001.5612.421.621.626.484.00.333-
2013Houston AstrosALMLBhou62Rel29245.70430430010236.0502823814274001.7612.391.983.476.691.93.3335.58
2014El Paso ChihuahuasPCLAAAsdn27R/CL30233.935105100281155.0602724518435001.429.820.822.957.042.39.400-
2014San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn40Rel30004.5010100002.02210210002.009.00--9.004.500.50-5.13
2015Long Island DucksAtlInd-Rel31101.2970700107.05210190000.866.43--1.2911.579.001.000-
2015Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAwas22Rel311312.461001000928.21012121881002.0810.381.048.318.311.00.250-
2016Tijuana TorosMexAAA-ST32321.4111110000064.0591810616483001.178.300.842.256.753.00.600-
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter375.359609600322105.1134706318448712001.6811.381.533.747.391.98.3001.81
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter36474.1122995134406622709.07213683256722860754101.339.120.852.887.682.66.434-
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter16184.0014434110005217327.23721691463010626423101.4510.190.822.907.232.49.471-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter9184.8242311120102189.0183110102246115811001.288.651.132.887.472.59.333-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1084.08282622010150.01377968125013314001.258.220.723.007.982.66.556-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter131.9115411003342.029109111526000.946.170.212.3411.064.73.250-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter101.2970700107.05210190000.866.43--1.2911.579.001.000-
NCAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter13214.415743144103295.12991731451811424923801.409.090.553.477.572.18.382-
Houston Astros Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter355.17610610012255.2643732825498001.6010.351.294.047.921.96.375-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter025.59340340020048.06831301017374001.7612.661.863.176.892.18.000-
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter004.5010100002.02210210002.009.00--9.004.500.50--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings6155.35199019900664220.0278145131379118125001.6811.381.533.747.391.98.2861.81
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings11154.1171294210207220.0223114101217118817001.339.120.852.887.682.66.423-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2003UCLAPac10NCAA-1Fr32p1925494112005005700000.224.296.265.56113254.262.041.143.2609.2612.961.400.000.0018.18
2004UCLAPac10NCAA-1So30p20414240025000200000.286.286.7141.00010214.200.428.429.4100.0014.290.0014.297.0050.00
2005UCLAPac10NCAA-1Jr30p2151157195314011801223063104.338.435.446.8817015189.409.108.242.39411.6415.871.360.53157.0028.30
2006UCLAPac10NCAA-1Sr30p2248147294610053400202981303.313.416.483.8997115179.353.170.306.39311.1716.201.452.7929.4032.61
2008Mobile BayBearsSouAAari35242731462013004503000.194.286.355.64111338.200.161.290.28710.5313.161.252.6331.0050.00
2009Mobile BayBearsSouAAari30p2558030000000300000.375.375.375.750308.600.000.000.3360.0037.500.000.000.000.00
2009Reno AcesPCLAAAari35p252423552003013502000.217.308.304.6127228.278.087.174.28210.7117.861.670.000.0040.00
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         2931582003013802000.258.324.323.64710236.348.065.129.2948.3322.222.670.000.0025.00
2012Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAAhou40p28110000001000000100.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2014El Paso ChihuahuasPCLAAAsdn27p30331000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2015Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAwas22p3171000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1076491440170171305100.219.292.328.62021577.255.109.203.0009.0916.881.861.3064.0035.71
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter6824552004013502100.208.286.292.5787230.250.084.167.00010.0016.671.670.000.0040.00
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3940492013004803000.225.295.350.64514347.258.125.225.0008.5117.022.002.1340.0033.33
NCAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter12836754114260862014768144407.311.405.447.85216434436.359.136.262.00010.7815.601.451.8345.8829.82
Average Minor - Per 162 games1629714216021102112008200.219.292.328.620328117.255.109.203.0009.0916.881.861.3064.0035.71

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2006Missoula Osprey PioRkari22P15--57-112121.0000.80------15100.019.7
2007Visalia Oaks CalifA+ari23P28--17161-3433.9711.18------28100.020.0
2008Mobile BayBears SouAAari24P27--1722-139391.0001.44------27100.019.7
2009Mobile BayBears SouAAari25P5--24--661.0001.20------5100.03.6
2009Reno Aces PCLAAAari25P23--1125-136361.0001.57------2495.816.1
2010Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle26P7--12--331.0000.43------7100.04.9
2010Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26P34-4817--881.0000.240.17-----34100.021.0
2012Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle28P20--25--771.0000.35------20100.013.9
2012Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou28P18--33-2661.0000.33------18100.012.6
2012Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28P18-1923--551.0000.280.262166.7-18100.011.1
2013Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou29P14---3--331.0000.21------14100.09.7
2013Houston AstrosALMLBhou29P43-3619-110101.0000.230.284-100.0-43100.026.5
2014El Paso Chihuahuas PCLAAAsdn30P51--410-114141.0000.27------51100.035.4
2014San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn30P1-2-------------1100.00.6
2015Harrisburg Senators EastAAwas31P10--1---111.0000.10------10100.07.0
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P96-105419-123231.0000.240.226185.7-960.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P133--2148-469691.0000.52------1330.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P42--2026-146461.0001.10------420.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P28--17161-3433.9711.18------280.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P15--57-112121.0000.80------150.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2006Missoula Osprey PioRkari2215----------
2007Visalia Oaks CalifA+ari2328----------
2008Mobile BayBears SouAAari2427----------
2009Mobile BayBears SouAAari255----------
2009Reno Aces PCLAAAari2523----------
2010Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle267----------
2010Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2634----------
2012Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle2820----------
2012Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou2818----------
2012Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2818----------
2013Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou2914----------
2013Houston AstrosALMLBhou2943----------
2014El Paso Chihuahuas PCLAAAsdn3051----------
2014San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn301----------
2015Harrisburg Senators EastAAwas3110----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2008Phoenix Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor24112.8112012003016.013654520001.137.312.252.8111.254.003.38.500
2008Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB24005.1931200008.2965447001.599.354.154.157.271.756.23.000
2009Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB25000.0001-100104.0900101002.2520.252.250.002.2500.00.000
2010Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB26000.0020200002.0200031002.509.000.0013.504.500.330.00.000
2012Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB28006.0050500306.0444235001.176.003.004.507.501.676.00.000
2013Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB29012.1690900008.1622026100.996.480.002.166.483.002.16.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs112.8112012003016.013654520001.137.312.252.8111.254.003.38.500
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs013.4119217004029.030121171220101.459.312.173.726.211.673.72.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2008Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB2411000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs31000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2006Pac-10 Conference All-Conference (DH)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2015-06-13RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Nationals31.015  
2015-05-11RPWashington NationalsHarrisburg (AA)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract30.347Team Roster on 2015-05-11
2014-08-22RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Padres30.085  
2014-05-10RPSan Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors29.346Team Roster on 2014-05-10
2014-05-08RPSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment29.344Team Roster on 2014-05-08
2014-05-07RPSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors29.343Team Roster on 2014-05-07
2014-04-12RPSan Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to El Paso (AAA)29.318Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2014-03-19RPSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract29.294Team Roster on 2014-03-19
2013-10-04RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentElected Free Agency29.128  
2013-09-07RPHouston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to Oklahoma City (AAA)29.101Team Roster on 2013-09-07
2013-09-06RPHouston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment29.100Team Roster on 2013-09-06
2013-07-29RPHouston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Oklahoma City (AAA)29.061Team Roster on 2013-07-29
2013-07-19RPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Oklahoma City (AAA)29.051Team Roster on 2013-07-19
2013-07-02RPHouston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Oklahoma City (AAA)29.034Team Roster on 2013-07-02
2012-08-22RPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Oklahoma City (AAA)28.085Team Roster on 2012-08-22
2012-08-01PHouston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL28.064Team Roster on 2012-08-01
2012-07-18PHouston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured28.050Team Roster on 2012-07-18
2012-06-20PHouston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract28.022Team Roster on 2012-06-20
2012-06-17PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Indians28.019  
2012-06-11PCleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)-Minors--28.013Team Roster on 2012-06-11
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-04-30InjuredActivated from DL 
2010-03-31InjuredDisabled -- Right Elbow Tendinitis 
2009-12-10Claimed off waivers by Indians from Diamondbacks 
* 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
2006Arizona Diamondbacks-22160,000-------160,000Signing Bonus out of 2006 Draft (5th round - 147th overall)
2010Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll26400,000-75735-2,812,412400,000560,000
2012Houston AstrosTeam Payroll28480,000-76034-2,954,887480,0001,040,0002012-06-20 - Signed to minor league contract
2013Houston AstrosTeam Payroll29493,4001.14770717223,023,990490,0001,533,400
2014San Diego PadresTeam Payroll30500,000-79440-3,256,497500,0002,033,4002014-03-19 - 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