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John ElyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2015 MLB Years: 2010-2012
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-194Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn Daniel Ely
Height6-1Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 17,1986 [32.035]PlaceHomewood,Illinois
High SchoolHomewood-Flossmoor (Flossmoor,IL)
CollegeMiami University (Oxford,OH)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (119th overall) of the 2007 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$240,750Signing ScoutsMike ShirleyKeith StaabService Time0.167 (2013)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2008-CHA-#6 ... 2009-CHA-#8
MLB DebutApril 28,2010 [23.346]
OrganizationsCHA [3] LAN [3] BOS [1] HOU [1] MIL [1] Awards8
TBC Player ID55888Retrosheet IDely-j001MLBAM ID518655
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (42.26%) -- Cutter (19.61%) -- Changeup (17.15%) -- Sinker (13.08%) -- Curveball (7.90%)
Fastball Velocity [2012] - 88.09 - [2011] - 87.50 - [2010] - 87.21
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts62Walks66Hittable54SO/BB68vsPower54Hitting9Durability53Team.537Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2005MiamiMACNCAA-1FrS/R191022.87181266101103.08243338201089100.997.140.701.749.415.40.833-
2006MiamiMACNCAA-1So23ST20823.5712120100075.27642304218011201.289.040.482.509.523.81.800-
2007MiamiMACNCAA-1JrST21832.89141402000102.2953733623963201.158.330.532.028.424.17.727-
2007Great Falls White SoxPioRkcha30ST21613.8613121000056.0552624614561001.238.840.962.259.004.00.857-
2008Winston-Salem WarthogsCaroA+cha40ST2210124.71272700000145.0142837618461346301.298.791.112.858.302.91.455-
2009Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha23ST231422.82272701000156.014063499501256001.228.060.522.887.202.50.875-
2010Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAAlan26ST24546.2213130100068.07048471029563101.469.261.323.847.411.93.556-
2010Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan48ST244105.49181800000100.010563611240764021.459.451.083.606.841.90.2864.38
2011Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAAlan23ST25785.99252502100144.0178109962144997201.5411.101.312.746.172.25.467-
2011Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan48Rel25014.26514001012.2126627130001.508.531.424.979.241.86.0004.68
2012Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAAlan23ST261473.20272701100168.2150686018361659001.108.000.961.928.804.58.667-
2012Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan48Rel260220.2520200102.26660430013.7520.25--13.5010.120.75.0006.47
2013Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAAhouRel27000.0010100114.02000230001.004.50--4.506.751.50--
2014Greenville DriveSALAbos51Rel28105.6360600008.011550571002.0012.38--5.637.881.401.000-
2014Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos28Rel28112.52251240011139.0401511314353001.379.150.693.208.012.50.500-
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0213.04311300011147.0512016319424001.489.700.573.617.992.21.667-
2015Arizona BrewersArizRkmil52ST29014.7633000005.29330071001.5914.29----11.120.00.000-
2015Sioux City ExplorersAmerAssocInd-S/R29009.0041300105.05552460001.809.003.607.2010.801.50--
2015Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAmil20ST29009.3922000007.211880580002.0912.91--5.879.391.60--
2015Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0017.42550000012.020111105151001.8713.50--3.3710.123.00.000-
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter4135.70251960020114.012375731451924031.519.601.093.987.181.80.2351.39
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter58364.251691373252122801.08084283798524569537601.319.050.952.747.792.84.617-
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter27204.6393682542122430.04512482225213036622301.349.401.082.717.632.82.574-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1422.82272701000156.014063499501256001.228.060.522.887.202.50.875-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10124.71272700000145.0142837618461346301.298.791.112.858.302.91.455-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter105.6360600008.011550571002.0012.38--5.637.881.401.000-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter623.9416151000061.2642927614632001.269.340.882.049.194.50.750-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter009.0041300105.05552460001.809.003.607.2010.801.50--
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2673.07443869101280.225312296186428423501.138.080.582.049.074.44.788-
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter4135.70251960020114.012375731451924031.519.601.093.987.181.80.235-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings8255.704836120040220.023514313927971758061.519.601.093.987.181.80.2421.39
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings16104.25463881131220.0221117104236719010201.319.050.952.747.792.84.615-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2010Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAAlan26p24917210000000602000.059.059.059.1181019.091.000.000.0530.0031.580.000.000.000.00
2010Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan48p2417271200010011304000.074.107.074.1812032.143.000.037.0893.1340.6313.000.000.000.00
2011Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAAlan23p2517303300010031806000.100.182.100.2823039.250.000.100.1447.6946.156.000.000.000.00
2011Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan48p2553000000011200000.000.250.000.250004.000.000.000.17425.0050.002.000.000.000.00
2012Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAAlan23p2621392401000022015000.103.167.154.3216147.211.051.103.1514.2642.5510.000.000.0025.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter22301200010121504000.067.125.067.1922036.133.000.033.0005.5641.677.500.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter478678010100544113000.093.152.116.268101105.190.023.081.0004.7641.908.800.000.0012.50
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter478678010100544113000.093.152.116.268101105.190.023.081.0004.7641.908.800.000.0012.50
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter22301200010121504000.067.125.067.1922036.133.000.033.0005.5641.677.500.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16222171500070715110029000.067.125.067.192150265.133.000.033.0005.5641.677.500.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162296242803030017152345000.093.152.116.268343362.190.023.081.0004.7641.908.800.000.0012.50

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2007Great Falls White Sox PioRkcha21P13--341-87.8750.54------13100.017.3
2008Winston-Salem Warthogs CaroA+cha22P27--1329214442.9551.56------27100.019.4
2009Birmingham Barons SouAAcha23P27--917212826.9290.96------27100.019.4
2010Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAlan24P13--511--16161.0001.23------13100.09.1
2010Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan24P181810035--881.0000.440.08-----18100.011.1
2011Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAlan25P25--421222725.9261.00------25100.017.4
2011Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan25P5112-11-21.5000.200.08-----5100.03.1
2012Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAlan26P27--12181-3130.9681.11------27100.018.8
2012Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26P2-2-------------2100.01.2
2013Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou27P1---------------1100.00.7
2014Greenville Drive SALAbos28P6--13--441.0000.67------6100.04.3
2014Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos28P25--331176.8570.24------25100.017.4
2015Arizona Brewers ArizRkmil29P3---------------3100.05.4
2015Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAmil29P2---------------2100.01.4
MLB Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P2519114361-109.9000.360.08-----250.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P93--2453438177.9510.83------930.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P27--917212826.9290.96------270.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P27--1329214442.9551.56------270.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P6--13--441.0000.67------60.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P16--341-87.8750.44------160.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2007Great Falls White Sox PioRkcha2113----------
2008Winston-Salem Warthogs CaroA+cha2227----------
2009Birmingham Barons SouAAcha2327----------
2010Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAlan2413----------
2010Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2418----------
2011Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAlan2525----------
2011Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan255----------
2012Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAlan2627----------
2012Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan262----------
2013Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou271----------
2014Greenville Drive SALAbos286----------
2014Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos2825----------
2015Arizona Brewers ArizRkmil293----------
2015Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAmil292----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2006Wareham GatemenCape Cod LeagueCollege20133.701165000048.247252021945201.378.690.373.518.322.374.62.250
2009Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB23000.0000000002.0000200000.000.009.000.000.0000.00.000
2010Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB24006.0010100003.0622003102.0018.000.000.009.0006.00.000
2011Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB25225.68651000019.02213122218101.2610.420.950.958.539.006.16.500
2013Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB27119.90514001010.01414114410101.8012.603.603.609.002.5012.60.500
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs133.701165000048.747252021945201.368.690.373.518.322.374.62.250
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs336.621266001034.04229258631301.4111.122.121.598.215.177.68.500

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2010Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2411000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2011Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2522010000000101000.500.500.5001.0001031.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs33010000000201000.333.333.333.6661041.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2016Chicago State University CougarsWACNCAACollege-30Assistant Coach27621.22215.09Steve Joslyn
2017Great Falls VoyagersPioRkMinorcha31Pitching Coach763442.4474.03Tim EsmayLost in Finals
2018Great Falls VoyagersPioRkMinorcha32Pitching Coach000.000--0Tim Esmay
* 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 [8]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
20051st Team College Freshman All-American (SP)1
2006Mid-American Conference All-Conference (SP)1
2007Mid-American Conference All-Conference (SP)1
2009Southern League All-Star (RHP)1
2012Pacific Coast League All-Star (RHP) ... Pacific Coast League Pitcher of the Year ... Triple A All-Star Team (SP) ... Triple-A Pitcher of the Year4

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2015-07-22PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Brewers29.066  
2015-07-05PMilwaukee BrewersArizona Brewers (Rk)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list29.049Team Roster on 2015-07-05
2015-04-18PMilwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured28.336Team Roster on 2015-04-18
2015-04-09PMilwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Colorado Springs (AAA)28.327Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2014-11-20PMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract28.187Team Roster on 2014-11-20
2014-11-08PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency28.175  
2014-05-20PBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA)28.003Team Roster on 2014-05-20
2014-05-04PBoston Red SoxGreenville (A)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list27.352Team Roster on 2014-05-04
2014-04-24PBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured27.342Team Roster on 2014-04-24
2014-04-22PBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list27.340Team Roster on 2014-04-22
2014-04-15PBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured27.333Team Roster on 2014-04-15
2014-04-13PBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA)27.331Team Roster on 2014-04-13
2013-12-14PBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract27.211Team Roster on 2013-12-14
2013-11-20PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Astros27.187  
2013-10-07PHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Oklahoma City (AAA)27.143Team Roster on 2013-10-07
2013-03-20PHouston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Oklahoma City (AAA)26.307Team Roster on 2013-03-20
2012-12-19PHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Dodgers to Astros for Rob Rasmussen26.216Team Roster on 2012-12-19
2012-09-02RPLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Albuquerque (AAA)26.108Team Roster on 2012-09-02
2012-06-11PLos Angeles DodgersAlbuquerque (AAA)-Minors--26.025Team Roster on 2012-06-11
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2009-12-18TradeTraded by Dodgers to White Sox for Jon Link 
* 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
2007Chicago White Sox-21240,750-------240,750Signing Bonus out of 2007 Draft (3rd round - 119th overall)
2010Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll24400,000-75747-2,812,412400,000640,750
2011Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll25414,000-78941-2,722,607414,0001,054,750
2012Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll26480,000-76043-2,954,887480,0001,534,750
* 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