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Shane LouxTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2015 MLB Years: 2002-2012
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-395Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameShane A. Loux
Height6-2Weight205BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 13,1979 [38.313]PlaceRapid City,South Dakota
High SchoolHighland (Gilbert,AZ)

DraftedSelected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (53rd overall) of the 1997 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsJack HaysService Time1.115 (2011)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1999-DET-#7 ... 2000-DET-#10 ... 2001-DET-#6
MLB DebutSeptember 10,2002 [23.028]
OrganizationsDET [8] SFN [4] ANA [2] HOU [1] KCA [1] Awards3
TBC Player ID4327Retrosheet IDlouxs001MLBAM ID400076
Pitch Repertoire Sinker (57.82%) -- Fastball (16.63%) -- Curveball (10.42%) -- Slider (9.43%) -- Changeup (5.71%)
Fastball Velocity [2012] - 91.67
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Player Notes:   Underwent Tommy John Surgery in June 2013
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts10Walks71Hittable38SO/BB40vsPower38Hitting7Durability54Team.496Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1997Gulf Coast TigersGCLRkdet-ST17410.841091110043.01974010332100.673.98--2.096.913.30.800-
1998West Michigan WhitecapsMidwAdet-ST187134.64282802100157.0184968113528812201.5010.550.752.985.041.69.350-
1999West Michigan WhitecapsMidwAdet-ST19136.27880000047.0553933516434001.5010.460.953.048.182.69.250-
1999Lakeland TigersFSLA+det-ST19654.0517170000091.0924841847527101.539.100.794.655.141.11.545-
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0784.81252500000138.0147877413639511101.529.560.854.106.181.51.467-
2000Lakeland TigersFSLA+det-ST20011.8011000005.02110360001.003.60--5.4010.802.00.000-
2000Jacksonville SunsSouAAdet15ST201293.82262602000157.2150786712551307001.308.560.683.147.422.36.571-
2000Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST012103.76272702000162.2152796812581367001.298.410.663.217.522.34.545-
2001Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet43ST2110115.78282712010151.02031119722737214101.8312.101.314.354.290.99.476-
2002Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-ST2211104.72262605300158.019694831138879201.4811.140.632.164.952.29.524-
2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet58ST22039.00330000014.01916144371011.5712.212.571.934.502.33.0006.53
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet58S/R23117.121147001030.037242441281041.6210.981.193.562.370.67.5005.80
2004Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet51ST247115.29222201100132.215486781434863001.4210.450.952.315.832.53.389-
2006Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca15Rel26256.46310310010254.0744839215233001.6412.260.332.483.811.53.286-
2008Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAana29ST281263.98222201000138.015469611440773001.4110.040.912.615.021.93.667-
2008Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana68Rel28002.81707005016.016651240021.139.000.561.132.252.00-4.19
2009Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+ana-ST29000.0011000001.01000201003.009.00--18.00--0.00--
2009Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAana33S/R29123.96853000025.0241211214131001.528.640.725.044.680.93.333-
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0123.81963000026.0251211216132001.588.650.695.544.500.81.333-
2009Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana68S/R29235.8618612007058.0844238419193041.7712.960.622.932.931.00.4004.52
2010Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou37ST306125.25201911110108.013472631116622001.3911.170.921.335.173.88.333-
2011Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn38ST318124.67282801100179.0202101931941844001.3610.140.952.064.222.05.400-
2012Arizona GiantsArizRksfn-ST32000.0011000001.0000001000--------9.000.00--
2012Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn16Rel32411.4123023005032.0236505221000.886.47--1.416.194.40.800-
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0411.3624123005033.0236505231000.856.27--1.366.274.60.800-
2012San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn61Rel32104.9719019006025.03215143991001.6211.371.073.203.201.001.0004.99
2013Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn16ST33524.09990100050.2422623618174101.187.461.073.203.020.94.714-
2014Arizona GiantsArizRksfn38Rel34002.4570700207.07220091000.958.59----11.050.00--
2015Sugar Land SkeetersAtlInd-ST35432.9213130000077.0792925412254001.189.230.471.402.922.08.571-
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter475.9458134500190143.11881039516454760111.6211.751.002.812.941.04.3641.96
Minor League Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter961044.57316249671781921537.2171689678213947990578801.4310.030.812.805.291.89.480-
AAA Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter66724.84217158591261721027.0120662555310129454344401.4610.540.882.574.751.85.478-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1293.82262602000157.2150786712551307001.308.560.683.147.422.36.571-
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter663.9019190000097.0954942852588101.528.810.744.825.381.12.500-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter8165.02363602100204.0239135114186813116201.5010.530.793.005.771.93.333-
Rk Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter411.0518108112051.02696010433100.704.56--1.757.544.30.800-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter432.9213130000077.0792925412254001.189.230.471.402.922.08.571-
Los Angeles Angels Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter235.21256190012074.01004843521233061.6312.110.612.542.781.10.400-
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter104.9719019006025.03215143991001.6211.371.073.203.201.001.000-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter147.711477001044.0564038815152051.6011.371.623.053.051.00.200-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings6115.9489206900290220.028715714524697290171.6211.751.002.812.941.04.3531.96
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14154.57453692130220.0245128112206812911101.4310.030.812.805.291.89.483-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2010Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou37p301730141001001701002.133.161.167.3285132.174.034.067.1503.1321.887.000.000.0025.00
2011Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn38p311226140001001800000.154.185.154.3394027.222.000.038.1583.7029.638.000.000.000.00
2012Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn16p32151000000000001000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2012San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn61p32191000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2013Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn16p33612120000000402000.167.167.167.3342014.250.000.000.1480.0028.570.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter191000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter506931010020021904002.145.169.159.32811175.200.014.043.0002.6725.339.500.000.0010.00
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter506931010020021904002.145.169.159.32811175.200.014.043.0002.6725.339.500.000.0010.00
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter191000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1629000000000000000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1622241032300600662013006.145.169.159.328363243.200.014.043.0002.6725.339.500.000.0010.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1997Gulf Coast Tigers GCLRkdet17P10--34--771.0000.70------10100.016.7
1998West Michigan Whitecaps MidwAdet18P28--825123433.9711.18------28100.020.0
1999West Michigan Whitecaps MidwAdet19P8--441198.8891.00------8100.05.7
1999Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det19P17--813122221.9551.24------17100.012.3
2000Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det20P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2000Jacksonville Suns SouAAdet20P26--621122827.9641.04------26100.018.6
2001Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet21P28--531333936.9231.29------28100.019.4
2002Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet22P26--1127334138.9271.46------26100.018.1
2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet22P3-1413--441.0001.330.29-----3100.01.9
2003Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet23P21--1123-134341.0001.62------210.014.7
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet23P1143035--881.0000.730.27-----11100.06.8
2004Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet24P22--1229134241.9761.86------22100.015.4
2006Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca26P31--419122423.9580.74------31100.021.5
2008Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana28P22--1417-131311.0001.41------22100.015.3
2008Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana28P7-1622-1441.0000.570.25-----7100.04.3
2009Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+ana29P1--1---111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2009Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana29P8--16-1771.0000.88------8100.05.6
2009Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana29P18658611--17171.0000.940.29-----18100.011.1
2010Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou30P20--1029214139.9511.95------20100.013.9
2011Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn31P28--1636365552.9451.86------28100.019.4
2012Arizona Giants ArizRksfn32P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.01.8
2012Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn32P23--161-87.8750.30------23100.016.0
2012San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn32P19-25321165.8330.260.20-20.0-19100.011.7
2013Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn33P9--691-1615.9381.67------9100.06.3
2014Arizona Giants ArizRksfn34P7--11-1221.0000.29------7100.012.5
MLB Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P58101431523123938.9740.660.27-20.0-580.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 11 season(s)-   P238--912321521338323.9561.36------2380.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P26--621122827.9641.04------260.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P19--914122423.9581.21------190.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P36--1229234341.9531.14------360.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P18--46-110101.0000.56------180.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1997Gulf Coast Tigers GCLRkdet1710----------
1998West Michigan Whitecaps MidwAdet1828----------
1999West Michigan Whitecaps MidwAdet198----------
1999Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det1917----------
2000Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det201----------
2000Jacksonville Suns SouAAdet2026----------
2001Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2128----------
2002Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2226----------
2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet223----------
2003Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2321----------
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet2311----------
2004Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2422----------
2006Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca2631----------
2008Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana2822----------
2008Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana287----------
2009Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+ana291----------
2009Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana298----------
2009Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana2918----------
2010Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou3020----------
2011Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn3128----------
2012Arizona Giants ArizRksfn321----------
2012Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn3223----------
2012San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3219----------
2013Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn339----------
2014Arizona Giants ArizRksfn347----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2008Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB28003.0011000003.0411011001.6712.000.003.003.001.003.00.000
2009Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB29000.00000000030.01500331000.604.500.900.900.300.330.00.000
2010Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB30002.3570700017.2832134101.539.391.173.524.701.333.52.000
2011San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB31201.9361500119.1922016001.108.680.000.965.796.001.931.000
2012San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB32007.0450500007.21286019301.8114.090.001.1710.579.009.39.000
2013San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB33002.4560600207.1952227101.5511.052.452.458.593.506.14.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 6 yrs201.8025223003265.057191361128501.057.890.831.523.882.552.631.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2008Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2811000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2009Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2911000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2011San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3121000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2013San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3331000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs144000000000400000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2017Missoula OspreyPioRkMinorari37Pitching Coach763838.500--1Mike BenjaminLost in Finals
2018Missoula OspreyPioRkMinorari38Pitching Coach000.000--0Mike Benjamin
* 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 [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1997High School All-American - 2nd Team (P)1
2008Pacific Coast League All-Star (RHP) ... Pacific Coast League Pitcher of the Year2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2014-11-08PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency35.087  
2014-08-10PSan Francisco GiantsArizona Giants (Rk)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Arizona Giants (Rk)34.363Team Roster on 2014-08-10
2013-09-30PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency34.048  
2013-04-17PSan Francisco GiantsFresno (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Fresno (AAA)33.248Team Roster on 2013-04-17
2012-12-14PSan Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract33.123Team Roster on 2012-12-14
2012-11-18PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentDeclared free agency33.097  
2012-10-14PSan Francisco GiantsFresno (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to Fresno (AAA)33.062Team Roster on 2012-10-14
2012-09-01RPSan Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL33.019Team Roster on 2012-09-01
2012-08-14RPSan Francisco GiantsFresno (AAA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Fresno (AAA) for rehab33.001Team Roster on 2012-08-14
2012-08-07RPSan Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Neck strain32.360Team Roster on 2012-08-07
2012-08-02RPSan Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL32.355Team Roster on 2012-08-02
2012-07-24PSan Francisco GiantsFresno (AAA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Fresno (AAA) for rehab32.346Team Roster on 2012-07-24
2012-07-22RPSan Francisco GiantsArizona Giants (Rk)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Arizona Giants (Rk) for rehab32.344Team Roster on 2012-07-22
2012-06-29RPSan Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Neck strain32.321Team Roster on 2012-06-29
2012-05-12RPSan Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Fresno (AAA)32.273Team Roster on 2012-05-12
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-01-14ContractSigned by Giants 
2009-07-11InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-06-17ContractSigned by Astros 
2009-05-24InjuredDisabled -- Right Shoulder Tendinitis 
2008-09-13InjuredActivated from DL 
2008-08-31InjuredDisabled -- Oral surgery 
2004-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1997-06-14Contractsigned 
* 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
2002Detroit TigersTeam Payroll22200,000-75741-2,011,045200,000200,000
2003Detroit TigersTeam Payroll23300,000-70329-2,163,527300,000500,000
2008Los Angeles AngelsTeam Payroll28390,000-75329-2,696,252390,000890,000
2009Los Angeles AngelsTeam Payroll29405,000-67026172,746,792400,0001,295,000
2012San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll32480,000-76031-2,954,887480,0001,775,000
* 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