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Justin WilsonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Chicago Cubs MLB Years: 2012-2018
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

PositionsP-524Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJustin James Wilson
Height6-2Weight210BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateAugust 18,1987 [31.096]PlaceOrange,California
High SchoolBuchanan (Clovis,CA)
CollegeFresno State University (Fresno,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Pittsburgh Pirates [Team Picks] in the 5th round (144th overall) of the 2008 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers [Team Picks] in the 37th round (1126th overall) of the 2005 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$195,000Signing ScoutsSean CampbellService Time5.035 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2013-PIT-#8
MLB DebutAugust 20,2012 [25.002]
OrganizationsPIT [6] CHN [2] DET [2] NYA [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID54746Retrosheet IDwilsj004MLBAM ID458677
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (63.27%) -- Cutter (20.36%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (7.72%) -- Curveball (5.75%) -- Slider (2.36%) -- Changeup (0.50%) -- Sinker (0.03%)
Fastball Velocity [2018] - 94.72 - [2017] - 95.94 - [2016] - 95.34 - [2015] - 95.23 - [2014] - 95.06 - [2013] - 95.32 - [2012] - 93.31
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts79Walks31Hittable73SO/BB51vsPower73Hitting6Durability94Team.545Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2006Fresno StateWACNCAA-1Fr18Rel18003.6017116000025.0241410019344301.728.64--6.8412.241.79--
2007Fresno StateWACNCAA-1SoS/R19953.19251960000101.2103523635810510101.589.120.275.139.301.81.643-
2008Fresno StateWACNCAA-1Jr21S/R20854.34221841000116.01216656865998101.609.390.625.047.681.52.615-
2009Lynchburg HillcatsCaroA+pit47ST21684.50262600000116.011864581455946001.499.161.094.277.291.71.429-
2010Altoona CurveEastAApit44ST221183.09272610000142.210959494711346101.266.880.254.488.451.89.579-
2011Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit45S/R231084.13302190053124.012168571267944001.518.760.874.856.801.40.556-
2012Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit45ST24963.78292541100135.291605712661386001.166.040.804.389.152.09.600-
2012Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit61Rel24001.9380800304.210110371002.7919.29--5.7913.502.33-2.02
2013Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit37Rel25612.0858058008073.2501717428595001.066.110.493.427.212.11.8573.29
2014Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit37Rel26344.20700700015060.0493028430614001.327.350.604.509.152.03.4293.47
2015New York YankeesALMLBnya41Rel27503.1074074003061.0492121320664001.137.230.442.959.743.301.0002.59
2016Detroit TigersALMLBdet38Rel28454.14660660010158.2612927617654001.339.360.922.619.973.82.4443.13
2017Detroit TigersALMLBdet38R/CL29342.684204200261340.0221212516553000.944.911.123.5712.273.44.4293.23
2017Chicago CubsNLMLBchn37Rel29105.0923023004017.2181110019251002.099.17--9.6812.741.321.0003.55
2018Chicago CubsNLMLBchn37Rel30453.46710710012054.2452221533694101.437.410.825.4311.362.09.4440.48
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter26193.334120412008114368.23041431372716640726101.277.380.664.039.882.45.5780.09
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter36303.8311298141153517.24392512214225946022101.357.620.734.497.981.78.545-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter19143.955946131153259.12121281142413323210001.337.340.834.608.031.74.576-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1183.09272610000142.210959494711346101.266.880.254.488.451.89.579-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter684.50262600000116.011864581455946001.499.161.094.277.291.71.429-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter17103.786438261000242.22481321021114223822501.619.200.415.278.831.68.630-
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter952.99136013600260137.0109484686112710001.237.090.523.978.262.08.643-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter793.55108010800361498.183413911331207001.177.551.003.0010.913.64.438-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter553.86940940016071.0633331552945101.597.840.626.4711.701.81.500-
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter503.1074074003061.0492121320664001.137.230.442.959.743.301.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings15113.33245024500488220.01808581169924215101.277.380.664.039.882.45.5770.09
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15133.83484260021220.018610694181101959001.357.620.734.497.981.78.536-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Fresno StateWACNCAA-1Fr18p181417273005002600000.412.474.5881.06210319.636.176.294.45810.5331.583.000.000.0042.86
2008Fresno StateWACNCAA-1Jr21p201018150001001600100.278.300.278.5785020.385.000.056.2595.0030.006.000.000.000.00
2010Altoona CurveEastAApit44p2214221200000011205000.091.130.091.2212028.200.000.045.1083.5742.8612.000.000.000.00
2011Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit45p231213132002000402000.231.231.385.6165215.333.154.154.2640.0026.670.000.000.0066.67
2012Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit45p24913110001000400000.077.077.077.1541013.111.000.000.0680.0030.770.000.000.000.00
2013Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit37p25585000000000501000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0083.330.000.000.000.00
2014Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit37p26701000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2018Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3730671000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter2247000000000701000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.0087.500.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter35483620030012007000.125.143.167.3108256.214.042.063.0001.7935.7120.000.000.0033.33
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2126242003000802000.154.154.231.3856228.222.077.077.0000.0028.570.000.000.0050.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter14221200000011205000.091.130.091.2212028.200.000.045.0003.5742.8612.000.000.000.00
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter243531230060031200100.343.385.429.81415339.500.086.171.0007.6930.774.000.000.0025.00
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1286000000000601000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0085.710.000.000.000.00
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter891000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625000000000501000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0087.500.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16222214289001400593032000.125.143.167.310379259.214.042.063.0001.7935.7120.000.000.0033.33

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2009Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+pit21P26--615422521.8400.81------26100.018.7
2010Altoona Curve EastAApit22P27--619122625.9620.93------27100.019.0
2011Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit23P30--5211-2726.9630.87------30100.020.8
2012Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit24P29--291-1211.9170.38------29100.020.1
2012Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24P8-4-1--111.0000.130.252-100.0-8100.04.9
2013Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25P58-73510--15151.0000.260.217370.0-58100.035.8
2014Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26P70-60131-54.8000.060.077187.5-70100.043.2
2015New York YankeesALMLBnya27P74-61141165.8330.070.086185.7-74100.045.7
2016Detroit TigersALMLBdet28P66-5814--551.0000.080.095183.3-66100.041.0
2017Detroit TigersALMLBdet29P42-4014--551.0000.120.131-100.0-42100.025.9
2017Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29P23-171---111.0000.040.064-100.0-23100.014.2
2018Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30P71-5421--331.0000.040.061233.3-71100.043.8
MLB Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P412-3671227214139.9510.090.1133880.5-4120.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P59--7302-3937.9490.63------590.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P27--619122625.9620.93------270.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P26--615422521.8400.81------260.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2009Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+pit2126----------
2010Altoona Curve EastAApit2227----------
2011Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit2330----------
2012Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit2429----------
2012Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit248----------
2013Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2558----------
2014Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2670----------
2015New York YankeesALMLBnya2774----------
2016Detroit TigersALMLBdet2866----------
2017Detroit TigersALMLBdet2942----------
2017Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2923----------
2018Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3071----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2010Mesa SolarSoxArizona Fall LgMinor22014.41660000016.119982816001.6810.471.104.418.822.004.96.000
2011Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB230016.2020200001.2133043004.175.400.0021.6016.200.7516.20.000
2012Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB24003.1840400005.2432076002.126.350.0011.129.530.864.76.000
2013Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB25001.15909002015.2122201016101.456.890.005.749.191.601.15.000
2013Pittsburgh PiratesDiv SeriesMLB25003.3720200002.22110130001.366.750.003.3710.123.003.37.000
2014Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB26006.7530300002.2322123002.2710.123.376.7510.121.506.75.000
2015New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB27102.0090900009.03220211100.563.000.002.0011.005.502.001.000
2016Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB28118.5980800007.11077159302.1112.271.236.1411.051.808.59.500
2017Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB29015.191001000108.26552913001.836.232.089.3513.501.445.19.000
2017Chicago CubsDiv SeriesMLB29000.0010100100.20000000000.000.000.000.000.0000.00.000
2018Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB30006.4380800007.01055227001.7112.862.572.579.003.506.43.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs014.41660000016.319982816001.6510.471.104.418.822.004.96.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 8 yrs224.3753053003057.749292864168501.567.650.946.4010.611.664.53.500
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs002.7030300103.3211013000.905.400.002.708.103.002.70.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2012Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2441000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs81000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2007Mid-Continent Conference All-Conference (OF)1
2008College World Series All-Tournament Team (P)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-10-29RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency31.072  
2018-01-12RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($4.25m) [Avoids arbitration]30.147Team Roster on 2018-01-12
2017-07-31RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded by Tigers with Alex Avila to Cubs for Isaac Paredes and Jeimer Candelario29.348Team Roster on 2017-07-31
2017-01-12RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($2.7m) [Avoids arbitration]29.147Team Roster on 2017-01-12
2016-01-13RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($1.525m) [Avoids arbitration]28.148Team Roster on 2016-01-13
2015-12-10RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Yankees to Tigers for Luis Cessa and Chad Green28.114Team Roster on 2015-12-10
2014-11-13RPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Pirates to Yankees for Francisco Cervelli27.087Team Roster on 2014-11-13
2013-03-05RPPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0.4935m)25.200Team Roster on 2013-03-05
2012-09-01RPPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Indianapolis (AAA)25.014Team Roster on 2012-09-01
2012-08-22PPittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Indianapolis (AAA)25.004Team Roster on 2012-08-22
2012-08-22PPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Indianapolis (AAA)25.004Team Roster on 2012-08-22
2012-05-25PPittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)YMinors--24.281Team Roster on 2012-05-25
* 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
2008Pittsburgh Pirates-20195,000-------195,000Signing Bonus out of 2008 Draft (5th round - 144th overall)
2012Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll24480,000-76039-2,954,887480,000675,000
2013Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll25493,500-70430223,023,990490,0001,168,5002013-03-05 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0.4935m)
2014Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll26515,000-57723363,256,497500,0001,683,500
2015New York YankeesTeam Payroll27556,0003.03553623413,571,283507,5002,239,500
2016Detroit TigersTeam Payroll281,525,0004.03540915553,498,245507,5003,764,5002016-01-13 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($1.525m) [Avoids arbitration]
2017Detroit TigersTeam Payroll292,700,0005.03535712613,651,709535,0006,464,5002017-01-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($2.7m) [Avoids arbitration]
2017Chicago CubsTeam Payroll292,700,0005.03535716613,651,709535,0006,464,5002017-01-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($2.7m) [Avoids arbitration]
2018Chicago CubsTeam Payroll304,250,000-23912714,360,045545,00010,714,5002018-01-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($4.25m) [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