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Brandon MeddersTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1998-2010 MLB Years: 2005-2010
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League

PositionsP-419Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameBrandon Edward Medders
Height6-2Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 26,1980 [38.265]PlaceTuscaloosa,Alabama
High SchoolHillcrest (Tuscaloosa,AL)
CollegeMississippi State University (Starkville,MS), Shelton State Community College (Tuscaloosa,AL)

DraftedSelected by the Arizona Diamondbacks [Team Picks] in the 8th round (248th overall) of the 2001 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Kansas City Royals [Team Picks] in the 18th round (541st overall) of the 1999 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Tampa Bay Rays [Team Picks] in the 37th round (1122nd overall) of the 1998 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$75,000Signing ScoutsMike ValarezoService Time2.012 (2007)
MLB DebutJune 20,2005 [25.146]
OrganizationsARI [8] SFN [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID6244Retrosheet IDmeddb001MLBAM ID430665
Pitch Repertoire Cutter (35.71%) -- Curveball (22.93%) -- Slider (19.17%) -- Fastball (16.92%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (3.38%) -- Changeup (1.88%)
Fastball Velocity [2010] - 87.82
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts65Walks37Hittable59SO/BB49vsPower59Hitting0Durability63Team.513Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2000Mississippi State UniversSECNCAA-1Rel20115.2219019000029.0261817222338001.647.980.616.7510.131.50.500-
2001Mississippi State UniversSECNCAA-1S/R21632.1317611000650.2341612314560000.956.040.532.499.954.00.667-
2001Lancaster JetHawksCalifA+ari14Rel21121.32310310015341.02686115532101.005.710.223.2911.633.53.333-
2002Lancaster JetHawksCalifA+ari18S/R22485.3843123100251598.2111735993610410301.4910.120.823.289.492.89.333-
2003El Paso DiablosTexAAari-Rel23534.41560560037769.0653734326723101.318.440.393.389.352.77.625-
2004Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari18Rel24004.2611011003012.2157634170001.5010.662.132.8412.084.25--
2005Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-Rel25322.48360360024836.0311110318446001.357.680.744.4610.902.44.600-
2005Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari52Rel25411.78270270010030.02166211311001.056.230.593.269.202.82.8002.92
2006Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari28Rel26011.5050500106.04210190100.836.00--1.5013.509.00.000-
2006Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari28Rel26533.64600600013071.2763729528472001.459.540.633.525.901.68.6253.91
2007Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-Rel27534.69350350016548.0552825324388001.6510.310.564.507.131.58.625-
2007Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari28Rel27124.3030030007029.0301614916231001.579.202.764.917.061.44.3337.30
2008Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-Rel28127.4526026008038.2453532424332001.7810.470.935.597.681.38.333-
2008Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari52Rel28104.5818018003019.217111021181001.427.780.925.033.660.731.0005.32
2009San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn52Rel29513.01610610011168.2632623632582001.388.260.794.197.601.81.8333.94
2010Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn34Rel30215.4622022006128.0281717510262001.369.001.613.218.362.60.667-
2010San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn52Rel30007.2014014007015.02612123680002.1315.601.803.604.801.33-5.81
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter1673.61210021000511232.223310894271041757001.448.941.043.996.711.68.6961.33
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter21224.52265122530013539376.23802181903115839633601.429.030.743.769.412.51.488-
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter1194.831350135005814168.217810091188116718101.539.440.954.308.862.06.550-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter534.41560560037769.0653734326723101.318.440.393.389.352.77.625-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter5104.19741262004018139.21378165105115712401.358.830.643.2910.123.08.333-
NCAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter743.2636630000679.1603429536898001.206.750.564.0510.012.47.636-
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1163.52135013500330149.0144705918661095001.398.581.073.936.501.65.647-
San Francisco Giants Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter513.76750750018183.2893835938662001.529.570.974.097.101.74.833-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings1573.61197019700481220.02181018825971647001.448.941.043.996.711.68.6821.33
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12134.521547147007823220.0221127110189223019301.429.030.743.769.412.51.480-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2003El Paso DiablosTexAAari-23563010000001200000.333.500.333.8331041.000.000.333.39925.0050.002.000.000.000.00
2005Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari52p25271000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2006Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari28p26602000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2007Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-27352100000001101000.000.333.000.333004.000.000.500.23725.0025.001.000.000.000.00
2008Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-28262000000001100001.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.23633.3333.331.000.000.000.00
2009San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn52p29602000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1475000000000200000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1177110000003401001.143.400.143.5431011.333.000.429.00027.2736.361.330.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter614100000002201001.000.333.000.333007.000.000.500.00028.5728.571.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter563010000001200000.333.500.333.8331041.000.000.333.00025.0050.002.000.000.000.00
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter873000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter602000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1626000000000200000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16210110000004601001.143.400.143.5431015.333.000.429.00027.2736.361.330.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2001Lancaster JetHawks CalifA+ari21P31--32--551.0000.16------31100.022.1
2002Lancaster JetHawks CalifA+ari22P43--67111413.9290.30------43100.030.7
2004Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari24P11---3--331.0000.27------11100.07.6
2005Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari25P36---7--771.0000.19------36100.025.0
2005Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari25P27-3011--221.0000.070.07-----27100.016.7
2006Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari26P5---1--111.0000.20------5100.03.5
2006Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari26P60-71881-1716.9410.270.23-----60100.037.0
2007Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari27P35---6--661.0000.17------35100.024.6
2007Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari27P30-29411-65.8330.170.17-----30100.018.5
2008Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari28P26--75-112121.0000.46------26100.018.3
2008Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari28P18-1913-1441.0000.220.21-----18100.011.1
2009San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn29P61-6829-111111.0000.180.16-----61100.037.7
2010Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn30P22--22--441.0000.18------22100.015.3
2010San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn30P14-15-2--221.0000.140.13-----14100.08.6
MLB Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P210-2321624224240.9520.190.17-----2100.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P135--924-133331.0000.24------1350.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P74--99111918.9470.24------740.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2001Lancaster JetHawks CalifA+ari2131----------
2002Lancaster JetHawks CalifA+ari2243----------
2004Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari2411----------
2005Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari2536----------
2005Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari2527----------
2006Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari265----------
2006Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari2660----------
2007Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari2735----------
2007Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari2730----------
2008Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari2826----------
2008Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari2818----------
2009San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn2961----------
2010Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn3022----------
2010San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3014----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2003Scottsdale ScorpionsArizona Fall LgMinor23011.5011011000212.07320719001.175.250.005.2514.252.712.25.000
2007Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB27102.3570700007.27221213001.258.221.172.3515.266.502.351.000
2008Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB28224.50909000012.01366149101.429.750.753.006.752.254.50.500
2009San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB29000.0013-2003215.01810400101.2010.802.400.000.0000.60.000
2010San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB30007.451001000009.21188276101.9610.241.866.525.590.867.45.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs011.5011011000212.07320719001.175.250.005.2514.252.712.25.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs323.2527324003244.349171681328301.409.951.622.645.682.153.45.600

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-05-21InjuredDisabled -- Right Knee Inflammation 
2009-01-09ContractSigned by Giants to minor league contract 
2008-03-09ContractSigned by Diamondbacks (1-year) 
2006-04-19InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-04-01InjuredDisabled -- pulled back muscle 
2004-12-22ContractSigned by Diamondbacks 
2004-12-21Free AgentGranted free agency 
2001-06-11Contractsigned 
* 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
2001Arizona Diamondbacks-2175,000-------75,000Signing Bonus out of 2001 Draft (8th round - 248th overall)
2005Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll25300,000-79440-2,189,055300,000375,000
2006Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll26327,000-74237-2,365,072327,000702,000
2007Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll27390,5002.01263920212,459,737380,0001,092,500
2008Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll28409,500-58123362,696,252390,0001,502,000
2009San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll29475,000-50316382,746,792400,0001,977,000
2010San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll30820,000-45621502,812,412400,0002,797,000
* 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