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Danny OteroTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Cleveland Indians MLB Years: 2012-2018
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PositionsP-519Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDaniel Anthony Otero
Height6-3Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 19,1985 [33.122]PlaceMiami,Florida
High SchoolRansom Everglades (Coconut Grove,FL)
CollegeDuke University (Durham,NC), University of South Florida (Tampa,FL)

DraftedSelected by the San Francisco Giants [Team Picks] in the 21st round (644th overall) of the 2007 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsGlenn TuftsService Time4.124 (2017)
MLB DebutApril 7,2012 [27.047]
OrganizationsSFN [6] CLE [3] OAK [3] Awards1
TBC Player ID49444Retrosheet IDoterd001MLBAM ID519096
Pitch Repertoire Sinker (58.02%) -- Fastball (19.75%) -- Changeup (10.19%) -- Slider (9.93%) -- Curveball (2.09%) -- Cutter (0.02%)
Fastball Velocity [2018] - 90.17 - [2017] - 90.48 - [2016] - 90.35 - [2015] - 89.96 - [2014] - 90.15 - [2013] - 90.31 - [2012] - 89.89
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts27Walks97Hittable52SO/BB88vsPower52Hitting0Durability81Team.542Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2004DukeACCNCAA-1Fr33S/R19244.3821615000461.280393048462001.4311.680.581.176.715.75.333-
2005DukeACCNCAA-1SoS/R205115.8019154000094.21207461913545101.4011.410.861.245.134.15.313-
2006DukeACCNCAA-1JrS/R21542.201596200073.276341806450001.119.29--0.735.507.50.556-
2007South FloridaBigEastNCAA-1Sr35ST22973.32181625100122.01326045823873001.279.740.591.706.423.78.563-
2007Salem-Keizer VolcanoesNwstA-sfn-R/CL22001.212202200221922.0123310151000.544.840.40--6.040.00--
2008Augusta GreenJacketsSALAsfn-R/CL23000.332502500231827.0222104263000.967.33--1.338.676.50--
2008San Jose GiantsCalifA+sfn34R/CL23113.672702700241627.034141113230001.3711.330.331.007.677.67.500-
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--CL0112.005205200473454.056161217493001.179.330.171.178.177.00.500-
2009Connecticut DefendersEastAAsfn51R/CL24031.153903900321939.04065010312001.289.23--2.317.153.10.000-
2010Arizona GiantsArizRksfn-Rel25200.00909001110.27400172000.755.91--0.845.917.001.000-
2010San Jose GiantsCalifA+sfn29Rel25304.0510010004013.0116621110000.907.431.350.687.4311.001.000-
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0502.2519019005123.11810622182000.836.750.750.756.759.001.000-
2011Richmond Flying SquirrelsEastAAsfn35Rel26211.4223023008138.0348604402001.008.05--0.959.4710.00.667-
2011Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn39R/CL26233.253303300231236.038151347361001.259.501.001.759.005.14.400-
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--R/CL0442.315605600311374.0722319411763001.128.760.491.349.246.91.500-
2012Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn38Rel27552.90480480014062.070262048451001.2610.160.581.166.535.63.500-
2012San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn43Rel27005.8412012004012.0191180281021.7013.86--1.465.844.00-2.77
2013Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak-R/CL28100.992302300201527.0144301220000.554.61--0.337.2422.001.000-
2013Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak61Rel28201.3833033008039.0427606270001.239.69--1.386.234.501.0002.12
2014Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak61Rel29822.28720720014186.2802422415451021.108.310.421.564.673.00.8003.28
2015Nashville SoundsPCLAAAoak27Rel30201.9515213004027.2237614190000.987.480.331.306.184.751.000-
2015Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak61Rel30246.7541041006046.264353576281021.5012.341.351.165.404.67.3334.40
2016Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle61Rel31511.53620620020170.2541412210572000.916.880.251.277.265.70.8332.33
2017Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle61Rel32302.85520520014060.063231969380001.209.450.901.355.704.221.0003.64
2018Cleveland IndiansALMLBcleRel33116.1226026005025.026191753170121.169.361.801.086.125.67.5001.84
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter2183.15298029800712338.034813311924512205181.179.200.631.355.824.31.7240.14
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter18132.02274227200175101328.03059574134327512001.058.310.351.177.496.40.581-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1082.471192117006127152.114552429201222001.088.530.531.187.186.10.556-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter241.296206200402077.0741411014714001.148.65--1.648.305.07.333-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter413.793703700281640.045201734340001.2110.040.670.897.598.50.800-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.332502500231827.0222104263000.967.33--1.338.676.50--
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter001.212202200221922.0123310151000.544.840.40--6.040.00--
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter200.00909001110.27400172000.755.91--0.845.917.001.000-
NCAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter21263.947346277104350.0408207154215023210101.3010.430.541.285.934.64.447-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1263.29146014600281171.0186666311271002041.249.710.571.415.223.70.667-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter922.78140014000391155.2143564813221122121.068.270.751.276.485.09.818-
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter005.8412012004012.0191180281021.7013.86--1.465.844.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings1453.15193019300461220.0225867716331423151.179.200.631.355.824.31.7370.14
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1292.0218211810011767220.020363499291838001.058.310.351.177.496.40.571-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006DukeACCNCAA-1Jrp2111000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2011Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn39p26151000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2012San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn43p27121000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter541000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter151000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter151000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter121000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623000000000300000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16211000000000000000.000.000.000.0000011.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2007Salem-Keizer Volcanoes NwstA-sfn22P22--24--661.0000.27------22100.028.9
2008Augusta GreenJackets SALAsfn23P25--23--551.0000.20------25100.018.1
2009Connecticut Defenders EastAAsfn24P39--110111211.9170.28------39100.027.5
2010Arizona Giants ArizRksfn25P9--13-1441.0000.44------9100.016.7
2010San Jose Giants CalifA+sfn25P10--2---221.0000.20------10100.07.1
2011Richmond Flying Squirrels EastAAsfn26P23---12-212121.0000.52------23100.016.2
2011Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn26P33--12--331.0000.09------33100.022.9
2012Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn27P48--913112322.9570.46------48100.033.3
2012San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27P12-12-3--331.0000.250.251150.0-12100.07.4
2013Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak28P23--431-87.8750.30------23100.016.0
2013Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28P33-3917-2881.0000.240.211-100.0-33100.020.4
2014Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29P72-861118-229291.0000.400.343350.0-72100.044.4
2015Nashville Sounds PCLAAAoak30P15---5--551.0000.33------15100.010.4
2015Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak30P41-4616--771.0000.170.151233.3-41100.025.3
2016Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31P62-70714-321211.0000.340.301-100.0-62100.038.5
2017Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32P52-604111-1615.9380.290.252166.7-52100.032.1
MLB Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P272-3132459178483.9880.310.279756.3-2720.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P119--1423213937.9490.31------1190.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P62--122132423.9580.37------620.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P10--2---221.0000.20------100.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P25--23--551.0000.20------250.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P22--24--661.0000.27------220.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P9--13-1441.0000.44------90.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2007Salem-Keizer Volcanoes NwstA-sfn2222----------
2008Augusta GreenJackets SALAsfn2325----------
2009Connecticut Defenders EastAAsfn2439----------
2010Arizona Giants ArizRksfn259----------
2010San Jose Giants CalifA+sfn2510----------
2011Richmond Flying Squirrels EastAAsfn2623----------
2011Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn2633----------
2012Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn2748----------
2012San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn2712----------
2013Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak2823----------
2013Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2833----------
2014Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2972----------
2015Nashville Sounds PCLAAAoak3015----------
2015Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3041----------
2016Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3162----------
2017Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3252----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2008San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB23000.0010100000.1000000000.000.000.000.000.0000.00.000
2009San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2400null00000000.030000000----------0null.000
2012San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB27002.1911011006312.11133119100.998.030.730.736.579.002.19.000
2013Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB28019.0080800507.01387213002.0016.712.571.293.863.0010.29.000
2013Oakland AthleticsDiv SeriesMLB28000.0040400005.24000120000.966.350.001.593.182.000.00.000
2014Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB29104.50909000012.01286209201.009.001.500.006.7506.001.000
2015Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB30004.1570700008.2844014001.108.310.001.044.154.004.15.000
2016Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB31213.9515015004113.22076039001.7413.170.001.985.933.004.61.667
2016Cleveland IndiansDiv SeriesMLB31000.0010100001.00000010000.000.000.000.009.0000.00.000
2016Cleveland IndiansChamp. SeriesMLB31003.8620200002.14111000001.9015.433.860.000.0003.86.000
2016Cleveland IndiansWorld SeriesMLB31002.7030300103.12111010000.655.402.700.002.7002.70.000
2017Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB32100.7911110000011.1911025000.997.150.001.593.972.500.791.000
2018Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB33017.711001000109.11488134001.8713.500.962.893.861.337.71.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 9 yrs434.22721710016474.790393561143301.3510.850.721.335.183.914.70.571
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs000.0050500006.7400013000.755.400.001.354.053.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs003.8620200002.3411100001.7115.433.860.000.0003.86.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs002.7030300103.3211101000.605.402.700.002.7002.70.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2009San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2411000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2012San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB271111100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs142110000000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2007Northwest League All-Star Team (RP)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2017-12-05RPCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 2-year contract for 2018-2019 ($2.4m) [Avoids Arbitration] 1.1--1.3 With Club option for 2020 @$1.5m32.289Team Roster on 2017-12-05
2017-12-02RPCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($1.3m) [Avoids arbitration]32.286Team Roster on 2017-12-02
2017-09-01RPCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveReinstated from paternity leave list32.194Team Roster on 2017-09-01
2017-08-30RPCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YPaternityOff-RosterPlaced on paternity leave list32.192Team Roster on 2017-08-30
2017-01-11RPCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($1.055m) [Avoids arbitration]31.326Team Roster on 2017-01-11
2015-12-19RPCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Phillies to Indians for cash considerations30.303Team Roster on 2015-12-19
2015-12-15RPPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment30.299Team Roster on 2015-12-15
2015-11-03RPPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YActive--Claimed off waivers from Athletics by Phillies30.257Team Roster on 2015-11-03
2015-09-02RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Nashville (AAA)30.195Team Roster on 2015-09-02
2015-08-22RPOakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Nashville (AAA)30.184Team Roster on 2015-08-22
2015-08-16RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Nashville (AAA)30.178Team Roster on 2015-08-16
2015-08-03RPOakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Nashville (AAA)30.165Team Roster on 2015-08-03
2015-07-12RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Nashville (AAA)30.143Team Roster on 2015-07-12
2015-06-05RPOakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Nashville (AAA)30.106Team Roster on 2015-06-05
2014-08-24RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors29.186Team Roster on 2014-08-24
2014-08-22RPOakland AthleticsSacramento (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Sacramento (AAA)29.184Team Roster on 2014-08-22
2013-06-14RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Sacramento (AAA)28.115Team Roster on 2013-06-14
2013-04-08RPOakland AthleticsSacramento (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to Sacramento (AAA)28.048Team Roster on 2013-04-08
2013-04-05RPOakland AthleticsSacramento (AAA)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for assignment28.045Team Roster on 2013-04-05
2013-03-30RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActive--Claimed off waivers from Yankees by Athletics28.039Team Roster on 2013-03-30
2013-03-30RPOakland AthleticsSacramento (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Sacramento (AAA)28.039Team Roster on 2013-03-30
2013-03-27RPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for assignment28.036Team Roster on 2013-03-27
2013-03-26RPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActive--Claimed off waivers from Giants to Yankees28.035Team Roster on 2013-03-26
2013-03-16RPSan Francisco GiantsFresno (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Fresno (AAA)28.025Team Roster on 2013-03-16
2012-09-05RPSan Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Fresno (AAA)27.198Team Roster on 2012-09-05
2012-08-17RPSan Francisco GiantsFresno (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Fresno (AAA)27.179Team Roster on 2012-08-17
2012-08-14PSan Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Fresno (AAA)27.176Team Roster on 2012-08-14
2012-05-25PSan Francisco GiantsFresno (AAA)YMinors--27.095Team Roster on 2012-05-25
2012-04-27PSan Francisco GiantsFresno (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Fresno (AAA)27.067Team Roster on 2012-04-27
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2007-06-21ContractSigned by Giants 
* 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
2012San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll27480,000-76040-2,954,887480,000480,000
2013Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll28490,000-77535-3,023,990490,000970,000
2014Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll29502,500-73534193,256,497500,0001,472,500
2015Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll30512,5002.12469319243,571,283507,5001,985,000
2016Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll31520,0003.12460728333,498,245507,5002,505,000
2017Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll321,050,0004.12448322473,651,709535,0003,555,0002017-01-11 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($1.055m) [Avoids arbitration]
2018Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll331,100,000-41019494,360,045545,0004,655,0002017-12-02 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($1.3m) [Avoids arbitration]
2017-12-05 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2018-2019 ($2.4m) [Avoids Arbitration] 1.1--1.3 With Club option for 2020 @$1.5m
* 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