Tips Updates
Daily
Players
Teams
Leagues
Draft
Boxscores
Minor Leagues
College
People
Extra Bases
Applications
About

Brian GordonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2014 MLB Years: 2008-2011
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook


PositionsOF-949, P-223, LF-1, 3B-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameBrian Ernest Gordon
Height6-0Weight193BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 16,1979 [38.285]PlaceRound Rock,Texas
High SchoolRound Rock (Round Rock,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Arizona Diamondbacks [Team Picks] in the 7th round (233rd overall) of the 1997 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsRay CorbettService Time0.037 (2011)
MLB DebutSeptember 17,2008 [29.032]
OrganizationsARI [7] HOU [3] PHI [2] TEX [2] ANA [2] NYA [2] OAK [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID5481Retrosheet IDgordb001MLBAM ID430950
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (35.06%) -- Cutter (34.42%) -- Curveball (15.58%) -- Slider (9.74%) -- Changeup (5.19%)
Fastball Velocity [2011] - 88.73
Research ToolsTrack this Player -- Intersect Player -- Compare Player -- Random Player
About Profile Data

Pitching Stats -- Batting Stats -- Fielding Statistics -- Other Pitching -- Other Batting -- Transactions -- Awards -- Salaries
This player page is available for sponsorship:
Sponsor the Brian Gordon page  -  You can show your support to the The Baseball Cube by sponsoring all of a player's pages for only $10/year.
About Sponsorships Program


Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts21Walks33Hittable23SO/BB31vsPower23Hitting0Durability27Team.492Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2007Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou-Rel27512.88300300013150.0441716319430101.267.920.543.427.742.26.833-
2007Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou40Rel27114.91909005011.014761180001.3611.450.820.826.558.00.500-
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAA--Rel0623.25390390018161.0582422420510101.288.560.592.957.522.55.750-
2008Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex-Rel28200.0015015009322.091004182100.593.68--1.647.364.501.000-
2008Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou-Rel28004.5010100002.02111110001.509.004.504.504.501.00--
2008Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex9S/R28454.5618117001071.08543361415512101.4110.771.771.906.463.40.444-
2008Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAA--S/R0653.513411230010395.09645371520704201.229.091.421.896.633.50.545-
2008Texas RangersALMLBtex52Rel28002.2530300004.04110010001.009.00----2.250.00-2.63
2009Oklahoma City RedhawksPCLAAAtex22Rel29733.49432410019277.0723230520512001.198.380.582.335.942.55.700-
2010Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi18Rel30133.46400400012078.0733330219865001.188.420.232.199.924.53.250-
2011Scranton/Wilkes-Barre YanILAAAnya36ST31000.0011000005.04000070000.807.20----12.600.00--
2011Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi30S/R31501.141293002055.03911747561000.836.340.651.149.118.001.000-
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAA--S/R0501.0413103002060.04311747631000.836.410.601.049.409.001.000-
2011New York YankeesALMLBnya22ST31015.23220000010.012663340021.4510.452.612.613.481.33.0007.48
2013Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak18R/CL33403.575105100352363.061272549664001.118.710.571.299.437.331.000-
2014Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RaiILAAAnya30ST34464.7514131000077.2894641728501101.5110.310.813.245.791.79.400-
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter014.40523000014.016773350021.3310.051.881.883.141.67.0003.07
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter33193.3923436198009629511.04922191934112343717401.208.640.722.167.683.55.635-
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter26183.6118836152007425437.0437200176379937515201.228.970.762.037.703.79.591-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter712.07460460022474.0551917424622201.076.690.492.927.542.58.875-
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter002.2530300004.04110010001.009.00----2.250.00--
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter015.23220000010.012663340021.4510.452.612.613.481.33.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings0154.407731460000220.024610710746467700311.3310.051.881.883.141.67.0003.07
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1483.391001585004112220.0211948318531887201.208.640.722.167.683.55.636-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1997Arizona DiamondbacksArizRkari-of175421927541844468396200414.247.272.420.6929226232.318.173.237.2943.8826.726.891.7254.7548.15
1998South Bend Silver HawksMidwAari-of1812646846131236861641410040725.280.302.406.70819037493.335.126.160.3062.8420.287.141.6258.5028.24
1999South Bend Silver HawksMidwAari-of19481842139930178393510103.212.251.293.5445412195.260.081.158.2444.6217.953.890.000.0030.77
2000High Desert MavericksCalifA+ari-of20127476981482613126619144710720618.311.371.496.86723651531.375.185.294.3738.8520.152.282.2639.6734.46
2001Lancaster JetHawksCalifA+ari11of2110339274119211016701372610014413.304.345.531.87620847427.368.227.309.3696.0923.423.853.7524.5039.50
2002El Paso DiablosTexAAari11of22130477731373291067263611187726.287.343.455.79821751535.350.168.235.3446.7320.753.081.8747.7037.23
2003Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari11of2312444958119207137013339312426.265.314.428.74219240489.305.163.232.3206.7519.022.822.6634.5433.61
2004Salt Lake StingersPCLAAAana18of24127475801232442270623014543515.259.305.465.77022150517.323.206.278.3285.8028.054.834.2621.5940.65
2005Salt Lake StingersPCLAAAana-of2510134350942541755752610313554.274.323.519.84217846378.338.245.327.3526.8827.253.964.5020.1848.94
2006Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou9of2610230348732131659132811034222.241.310.488.79814840340.318.247.333.3368.2432.353.934.7118.9454.79
2007Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou-27316010001000100000.167.167.167.334106.200.000.000.1490.0016.670.000.000.000.00
2007Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou4027119230205000600000.333.333.7781.1117291.000.445.444.4500.0066.670.000.000.0066.67
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         4215240206000700000.267.267.533.8008215.500.266.267.3290.0046.670.000.000.0050.00
2010Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi18p30174110000000001000.250.250.250.500105.250.000.000.2240.000.000.000.000.000.00
2011Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi30p3158240013000100000.500.500.8751.375718.500.375.375.5940.0012.500.0012.508.0025.00
2011New York YankeesALMLBnya22p3111000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.34750.0050.001.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.00050.0050.001.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter1106381358010462196511959071502589742524451746.274.321.459.78017524034165.335.185.258.0006.1923.393.782.8632.0438.53
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter48715912414179020692621513117458913161017.262.313.474.7877541791746.322.212.287.0006.7026.233.913.9523.0642.93
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter161483731383291068263611287726.286.341.451.79221851541.348.165.232.0006.6520.703.111.8548.3036.96
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2308681722674723281363221732073410211.308.360.512.87244498958.372.204.301.0007.6221.612.842.9231.0036.70
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter174652671703298781472313550828.261.288.374.66224449688.313.113.160.0003.3419.625.871.1681.5028.82
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5421927541844468396200414.247.272.420.6929226232.318.173.237.0003.8826.726.891.7254.7548.15
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.00050.0050.001.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1621620000000016216200000.000.500.000.50000324.000.0001.000.00050.0050.001.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16255985153321017861073814344727.274.321.459.78025759610.335.185.258.0006.1923.393.782.8632.0438.53

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1997Arizona Diamondbacks ArizRkari17OF49--6459-7869.8851.41------5490.787.5
1998South Bend Silver Hawks MidwAari18OF115--14984-161157.9751.37------12691.382.1
1998South Bend Silver Hawks MidwAari183B1---1--111.0001.00------1260.80.7
1999South Bend Silver Hawks MidwAari19OF46--63-5-6863.9261.37------4895.833.1
2000High Desert Mavericks CalifA+ari20OF122--1757102192182.9481.49------12796.187.1
2001Lancaster JetHawks CalifA+ari21OF95--136842148144.9731.52------10392.267.9
2002El Paso Diablos TexAAari22OF119--2261072243236.9711.98------13091.575.3
2003Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari23OF113--21864-228224.9821.98------12491.178.5
2004Salt Lake Stingers PCLAAAana24OF126--2491486271263.9702.09------12799.287.5
2006Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou26OF84--16343-170167.9821.99------10282.458.3
2007Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou27P30--771-1514.9330.47------3196.821.4
2007Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou27P9---2-1221.0000.22------1181.86.3
2008Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex28P18--412--16161.0000.89------18100.012.5
2008Texas RangersALMLBtex28P3-411--221.0000.670.50-----3100.01.9
2009Oklahoma City Redhawks PCLAAAtex29P43--311--14141.0000.33------43100.029.9
2010Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi30P40--1011-121211.0000.53------40100.027.8
2010Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi30LF1---------------402.50.7
2011Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi31P12--14-1551.0000.42------12100.08.3
2011Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya31P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2011New York YankeesALMLBnya31P2210-1--111.0000.500.10-----2100.01.2
2013Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak33P51--58--13131.0000.25------51100.035.4
2014Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya34P14--56111211.9170.79------14100.09.7
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P521412--331.0000.600.21-----50.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF403--76629217816795.9741.97------4030.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P188--2855148483.9880.44------1880.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF1---------------10.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF119--2261072243236.9711.98------1190.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P30--771-1514.9330.47------300.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF217--31115144340326.9591.50------2170.00.0
A Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF161--21289-229220.9611.37------1610.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---1--111.0001.00------10.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF49--6459-7869.8851.41------490.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1997Arizona Diamondbacks ArizRkari17---------49-
1998South Bend Silver Hawks MidwAari18-----1---115-
1999South Bend Silver Hawks MidwAari19---------46-
2000High Desert Mavericks CalifA+ari20---------122-
2001Lancaster JetHawks CalifA+ari21---------95-
2002El Paso Diablos TexAAari22---------119-
2003Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari23---------113-
2004Salt Lake Stingers PCLAAAana24---------126-
2006Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou26---------84-
2007Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou2730----------
2007Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou279----------
2008Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex2818----------
2008Texas RangersALMLBtex283----------
2009Oklahoma City Redhawks PCLAAAtex2943----------
2010Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi3040-----1----
2011Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi3112----------
2011Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya311----------
2011New York YankeesALMLBnya312----------
2013Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak3351----------
2014Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya3414----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2009Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB29000.0000000013.0400010001.6712.000.003.000.000.000.00.000
2010Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB30009.0010100001.0211111003.0018.009.009.009.001.009.00.000
2011Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB31000.0010100101.0000000000.000.000.000.000.0000.00.000
2013Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB33004.9140400007.1874023001.419.820.002.453.681.508.59.000
2014New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB34009.0040400204.0744005001.7515.750.000.0011.2509.00.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs004.9610010003116.321129149001.5311.570.552.204.962.256.61.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB261521140013002500000.190.261.333.5947123.200.143.2388.7021.742.504.3521.0025.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs1621140013002500000.190.261.333.5947123.200.143.2388.7021.742.504.3521.0025.00

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1997High School All-American - 2nd Team (UT)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2014-06-16PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Yankees34.305  
2014-04-12PNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)34.240Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2013-12-03PNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract34.109Team Roster on 2013-12-03
2013-11-09PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency34.085  
2013-04-07POakland AthleticsSacramento (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Sacramento (AAA)33.235Team Roster on 2013-04-07
2012-12-22POakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract33.128Team Roster on 2012-12-22
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-07-08Released by Yankees 
2011-06-16ContractSigned by Yankees 
2011-03-02ContractSigned by Phillies 
2010-03-21ContractSigned by Phillies 
2008-12-11ContractSigned by Rangers to minor league contract 
2005-01-07ContractSigned by Angels (minor) 
2004-12-14ContractSigned by Angels 
2004-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency 
2003-11-05ContractSigned by Angels 
2003-10-15Free AgentGranted free agency 
1997-06-10Contractsigned 
* 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
2008Texas RangersTeam Payroll28390,000-75333-2,696,252390,000390,000
2011New York YankeesTeam Payroll31414,0000.03778929-2,722,607414,000804,000
* 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