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Philip HumberTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: MLB Years: 2006-2013
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Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-294Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NamePhilip Gregory Humber
Height6-4Weight210BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 21,1982 [35.209]PlaceNacogdoches,Texas
High SchoolCarthage (Carthage,TX)
CollegeRice University (Houston,TX)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 1st round (3rd overall) of the 2004 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the New York Yankees [Team Picks] in the 29th round (875th overall) of the 2001 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$3,700,000Signing ScoutsDave LottsfeldtService Time3.093 (2013)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2005-MLB-#50 ... 2006-NYN-#5 ... 2007-MLB-#73 ... 2007-NYN-#4 ... 2008-NYN-#7
MLB DebutSeptember 24,2006 [23.277]
OrganizationsNYN [3] CHA [2] MIN [2] HOU [1] KCA [1] OAK [1] Awards5
TBC Player ID42506Retrosheet IDhumbp001MLBAM ID458950
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (35.54%) -- Curveball (23.84%) -- Slider (17.27%) -- Changeup (11.77%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (11.39%) -- Cutter (0.18%)
Fastball Velocity [2013] - 90.17 - [2012] - 90.65 - [2011] - 90.55 - [2010] - 91.39
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Player Notes:   Member of the 2002 United States National Baseball team ... Threw a perfect game on April 21,2012 against the Seattle Mariners
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts55Walks63Hittable52SO/BB65vsPower52Hitting0Durability52Team.516Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2002RiceWACNCAA-1Fr21ST191112.78181622000110.090453484313014001.217.360.653.5210.643.02.917-
2003RiceWACNCAA-1So21ST201133.30181802000128.0102544712391387001.107.170.842.749.703.54.786-
2004RiceWACNCAA-1Jr21S/R211342.27201552101115.08734297371546001.086.810.552.9012.054.16.765-
2005St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn19ST22264.9914140000070.0744139618652001.319.470.772.308.323.61.250-
2005Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-ST22016.7511000004.04330220001.509.00--4.504.501.00.000-
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0275.0915150000074.0784442620672001.329.440.732.428.113.35.222-
2006Gulf Coast MetsGCLRknyn-ST23006.7511000004.07330171002.0015.75--2.2515.757.00--
2006St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-ST23312.37770000038.024121049361000.875.680.952.138.534.00.750-
2006Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-ST23222.88660000034.0251211410360001.026.551.052.629.443.60.500-
2006Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--ST0532.8314140000076.0562724820792001.006.600.942.369.313.95.625-
2006New York MetsNLMLBnyn49Rel23000.0020200102.00000120000.50----4.509.002.00-2.65
2007New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAnyn37ST241194.27252500000139.0129706621441206101.248.351.362.857.772.73.550-
2007New York MetsNLMLBnyn61S/R24007.7131200207.09661220001.5711.571.292.572.571.00-5.38
2008Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin49S/R251084.56312382030136.0145766921491066001.429.571.393.237.002.16.556-
2008Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin38Rel25004.63505002011.211664560011.378.493.093.864.631.20-8.10
2009Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin49ST26795.34232211000119.213579711545874001.5010.151.133.386.541.93.438-
2009Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin38Rel26008.0080800309.017881991002.8917.001.009.009.001.00-5.54
2010Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca35ST27564.47212011100118.213168591720802001.279.941.291.526.074.00.455-
2010Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca59Rel27214.15817001021.222101017162011.349.140.422.916.652.29.6673.31
2011Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha-ST28007.2011000005.07441150001.6012.601.801.809.005.00--
2011Chicago White SoxALMLBcha41ST28993.75282620000163.0151716814411169161.188.340.772.266.402.83.5003.58
2012Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-ST29101.5011000006.02110050000.333.00----7.500.001.000-
2012Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha45ST29015.6822000006.08441440001.8911.371.425.685.681.00.000-
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0113.65330000012.010551490001.147.300.732.926.572.25.500-
2012Chicago White SoxALMLBcha41S/R29556.442616101160102.011374732344859041.549.972.033.887.501.93.5005.77
2013Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAAhouS/R30244.6820713002050.0573226718386101.5010.261.263.246.842.11.333-
2013Houston AstrosALMLBhou21,59S/R30087.9017710002054.2754848920365111.7412.351.483.295.931.80.0005.02
2014Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak21Rel31643.65443410014169.0673328826682101.358.741.043.398.872.62.600-
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter16235.3197514611170369.039822321953129272262131.429.651.293.136.602.11.4101.54
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter49514.431971336441191798.281543839410524765930301.339.161.182.787.412.67.490-
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter41414.571671036441191642.06793663279120750826301.389.491.272.897.102.45.500-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter333.05880000044.0311615412430000.976.290.812.448.733.58.500-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter574.07212100000108.098534910271013001.158.140.832.248.393.74.417-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter006.7511000004.07330171002.0015.75--2.2515.757.00--
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3582.80564976101353.02791331102711942227001.137.110.693.0310.763.55.814-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter14144.795442121160265.02641451413785201181101.328.971.262.896.832.36.500-
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter087.9017710002054.2754848920365111.7412.351.483.295.931.80.000-
Minnesota Twins Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter006.1013013005020.2281414514151012.0312.192.186.106.531.07--
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter214.15817001021.222101017162011.349.140.422.916.652.29.667-
New York Mets Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter006.0051400309.09661340001.339.001.003.004.001.33--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings9145.3158302811100220.0236132130317616115181.429.651.293.136.602.11.3911.54
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13144.435437171050220.022412010829681818101.339.161.182.787.412.67.481-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2005Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-p2210000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2006Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-2323000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2007New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAnyn37242533351103002609001.152.200.242.4428244.185.090.152.1984.5513.643.000.000.0040.00
2007New York MetsNLMLBnyn61p2431000000000001000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2011Chicago White SoxALMLBcha41p2825000000000201000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2012Chicago White SoxALMLBcha41p29265010001000200000.200.200.200.400105.333.000.000.1770.0040.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3111010001000402000.091.091.091.1821013.143.000.000.0000.0030.770.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter28363511030027010001.139.184.222.4068248.172.083.139.0004.1714.583.500.000.0040.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2533351103002609001.152.200.242.4428244.185.090.152.0004.5513.643.000.000.0040.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter33000000000101000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
Chicago White Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2810010001000401000.100.100.100.2001011.167.000.000.0000.0036.360.000.000.000.00
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter31000000000001000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625705000500021010000.091.091.091.1825068.143.000.000.0000.0030.770.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162208172966017001241058006.139.184.222.4064612278.172.083.139.0004.1714.583.500.000.0040.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2005St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn22P14--37--10101.0000.71------14100.010.4
2005Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn22P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2006Gulf Coast Mets GCLRknyn23P1---------------1100.01.9
2006St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn23P7--14--551.0000.71------7100.05.0
2006Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn23P6--211-43.7500.50------6100.04.3
2006New York MetsNLMLBnyn23P2-2-------------2100.01.2
2007New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAnyn24P25--8142-2422.9170.88------25100.017.4
2007New York MetsNLMLBnyn24P317-------------3100.01.9
2008Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin25P31--79111716.9410.52------31100.021.5
2008Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25P5-1111--221.0000.400.18-----5100.03.1
2009Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin26P23--491-1413.9290.57------23100.016.0
2009Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26P8-9-11-21.5000.130.11-----8100.04.9
2010Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca27P21--442-108.8000.38------21100.014.6
2010Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27P81211---111.0000.130.05-----8100.04.9
2011Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha28P1---2--221.0002.00------1100.00.7
2011Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28P282616312151-2827.9640.960.17-----28100.017.3
2012Birmingham Barons SouAAcha29P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2012Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha29P2---------------2100.01.4
2012Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29P261610285--13131.0000.500.1315193.8-26100.016.0
2013Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou30P20--13--441.0000.20------20100.013.9
2013Houston AstrosALMLBhou30P1775474--11111.0000.650.206-100.0-17100.010.5
2014Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak31P44--2711109.9000.20------44100.030.6
MLB Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P975136929262-5755.9650.570.1521195.5-970.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P167--2648728174.9140.44------1670.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P8--231-65.8330.63------80.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P21--411--15151.0000.71------210.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2005St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn2214----------
2005Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn221----------
2006Gulf Coast Mets GCLRknyn231----------
2006St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn237----------
2006Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn236----------
2006New York MetsNLMLBnyn232----------
2007New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAnyn2425----------
2007New York MetsNLMLBnyn243----------
2008Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin2531----------
2008Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin255----------
2009Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin2623----------
2009Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin268----------
2010Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca2721----------
2010Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca278----------
2011Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha281----------
2011Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2828----------
2012Birmingham Barons SouAAcha291----------
2012Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha292----------
2012Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2926----------
2013Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou3020----------
2013Houston AstrosALMLBhou3017----------
2014Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak3144----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2003Yarmouth-Dennis Red SoxCape Cod LeagueCollege20145.28651000030.227191801435001.367.920.004.1110.272.505.58.200
2006Mesa Solar SoxArizona Fall LgMinor23004.5011000002.0211013001.509.000.004.5013.503.004.50.000
2007New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB240116.2030300005.0899142102.4014.401.807.203.600.5016.20.000
2008Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB25101.29716001114.0922039000.865.790.001.935.793.001.291.000
2009Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26000.0002-2002123.01200600000.524.702.350.000.0000.00.000
2010Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB270010.3850500008.2221310035003.0522.850.003.125.191.6713.50.000
2011Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB28025.87624001115.11310102510101.197.631.172.935.872.005.87.000
2012Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB29103.18404000017.010762413200.825.291.062.126.883.253.711.000
2013Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB30221.73642001126.014955616110.774.851.732.085.542.673.12.500
2014Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB310115.0070700006.0111110165102.8316.501.509.007.500.8316.50.000
2015KIA TigersKoreaForeign32336.7512012000050.2623838113235601.8711.011.955.686.221.096.75.500
2016San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB33004.35615000010.1955046001.297.840.003.485.231.504.35.000
Korean League Totals - 1 yrs336.7512012000050.7623838113235601.8611.011.955.686.221.096.75.500
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs004.5011000002.0211013001.509.000.004.5013.503.004.50.000
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs145.28651000030.727191801435001.347.920.004.1110.272.505.58.200
MLB Spring Training Totals - 9 yrs464.094410340054125.31086657173566611.147.761.222.514.741.894.74.400

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2013Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB3012000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs82000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [5]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
20021st Team College Freshman All-American (SP) ... 3rd Team College All-American (SP) ... Western Athletic Conference Freshman of the Year3
20042nd Team College All-American (SP)1
2012American League Player of the Week (April 16-April 22)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2016-03-30RPFree Agent -RetiredRetiredAnnounced retirement33.099  
2015-12-15RPSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract32.359Team Roster on 2015-12-15
2014-12-08RPFree Agent -InternationalContractSigned with Kia Tigers (Korea)31.352  
2014-11-08RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency31.322  
2014-04-12RPOakland AthleticsSacramento (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Sacramento (AAA)31.112Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2013-11-03RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract30.317Team Roster on 2013-11-03
2013-10-08RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentRefused Minor League Assignment - Declared free agency30.291  
2013-10-03RPHouston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to Oklahoma City (AAA)30.286Team Roster on 2013-10-03
2013-08-13RPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Oklahoma City (AAA)30.235Team Roster on 2013-08-13
2013-05-15RPHouston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to Oklahoma City (AAA)30.145Team Roster on 2013-05-15
2013-05-12SP-RPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for assignment30.142Team Roster on 2013-05-12
2012-11-30SP-RPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract ($TBD) Club option for 2014. Avoids arbitration29.344Team Roster on 2012-11-30
2012-11-30PHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActive--Claimed off waivers from White Sox by Astros29.344Team Roster on 2012-11-30
2012-07-17RPChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL29.208Team Roster on 2012-07-17
2012-07-12SPChicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Birmingham (AA)29.203Team Roster on 2012-07-12
2012-07-01SPChicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Charlotte (AAA) for rehab29.192Team Roster on 2012-07-01
2012-06-22SPChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right elbow strain (Retroactive to June 17)29.183Team Roster on 2012-06-22
2012-05-04SPChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YActive--29.134Team Roster on 2012-05-04
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-09-03InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-08-19InjuredDisabled -- Facial Contusion 
2011-01-18Claimed off waivers by White Sox from Athletics 
2010-12-17Claimed off waivers by Athletics from Royals 
2010-01-16ContractSigned by Royals 
2008-02-02TradeTraded by Mets with Carlos Gomez, Kevin Mulvey and Deolis Guerra to Twins for Johan Santana 
* 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
2004New York Mets-213,700,000-------3,700,000Signing Bonus out of 2004 Draft (1st round - 3rd overall)
2006New York MetsTeam Payroll23327,000-74248-2,365,072327,0004,027,000
2007New York MetsTeam Payroll24380,000-73747-2,459,737380,0004,407,000
2008Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll25390,000-75337-2,696,252390,0004,797,000
2009Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll261,150,000-40216502,746,792400,0005,947,000
2010Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll27400,000-75739-2,812,412400,0006,347,000
2011Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll28500,000-53023412,722,607414,0006,847,000
2012Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll29530,000-50218452,954,887480,0007,377,000
2013Houston AstrosTeam Payroll30800,0003.0934675493,023,990490,0008,177,0002012-11-30 - Signed to 1-year contract ($TBD) Club option for 2014. Avoids arbitration
* 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