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+ Chicago Cubs Status: Active (MLB)


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Biography Data
Positions: C-828, 1B-25, dh-7, 3b-1
Proper Name: Alexander Thomas Avila
Born: January 29, 1987 (30.264)
Place Pembroke Pines, Florida
Height/Weight: 5-11 / 210 Bats/Throws: Left-Right
High School: Archbishop McCarthy (Fort Lauderdale,FL)
College: University of Alabama
Drafted: 2008 -- 5th round (163rd overall) by Detroit Tigers (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:August 6,2009 (22.189)
Service Time:7.061 (2016)
TBC Player ID:123641
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2017-07-31 - Chicago Cubs - Traded by Tigers with Justin Wilson to Cubs for Isaac Paredes and Jeimer Candelario More
Prospect Ranks:[2010]DET #6
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($2m) by Detroit Tigers (2016-12-22)
Organizations:DET, CHA, CHN
Signed by:Jim Rough
Relationship(s):Brother of Alan Avila, Son of



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  • Pitch-level Analysis is available from 2010.
  • Pitch Summary as Batter
    YearPitch TypeCountSwing MissCalled StrikesBallsStrikesFoulsABH2B3BHRBBSOHBPGOFOLOPOAVG
    2017Fastball544531112102569278419080410111383.526
    2017Slider2134058821121418910101305210.500
    20172-Seam Fastball205243295822628810102408440.286
    2017Changeup17728308276181960100708210.316
    2017Curveball1501938836036210101403000.333
    2017unknown13314225457212251010903140.227
    2017Sinker8710133834111550010704310.333
    2017Cutter65711312461040010403300.400
    2017Splitter427719206310000101000.333
    2017Knuckleball2001001100000000001.000
    2016Fastball3814275144191744520206036013612.444
    20162-Seam Fastball131141855602816610001005120.375
    2016Changeup1162515595010721000303000.286
    2016Slider981613514011621010404000.333
    2016Curveball78722433233200001001000.667
    2016Cutter529828214310000201100.333
    2016unknown3651120160000000600000-
    2016Sinker32499163731000403010.429
    2016Knuckleball1726691200000202000.000
    2016Splitter701410200000102000.000
    2015Fastball41548481741808457184030240161153.316
    2015Slider113262546587920000601420.222
    20152-Seam Fastball11291856441712400001005110.333
    2015Changeup9620956345600000403201.000
    2015Sinker57311242511831000702110.375
    2015Curveball5341531212100000501000.000
    2015Splitter438420175620000202110.333
    2015Cutter387482091040010201130.400
    2015unknown3241012184200000402000.000
    2015Knuckleball21459101210000201000.500
    2014Fastball577669722827110875329040510122222.427
    20142-Seam Fastball2792745123119473612202018014520.333
    2014Slider235334410210831259102018011210.360
    2014Changeup22345318910125326100015018411.188
    2014Curveball1652154758277520002002000.714
    2014Sinker13618185058222796010907721.333
    2014Cutter10910222953212571020608430.280
    2014unknown64101333263520000702100.400
    2014Splitter4611420205610000504010.167
    2014Knuckleball235410101320000200100.667
    2014Intent Ball400000000000000000-
    2014Pitchout101010000000000000-
    2013Fastball5644310221825711289316170330241583.348
    2013Slider22350348710622291010101508530.345
    20132-Seam Fastball170832657636278101015010230.296
    2013Changeup167292380641223133010907200.565
    2013Curveball154183278651510100001406200.100
    2013Sinker1531328586423291020101205910.345
    2013Cutter62118203314921000701600.222
    2013Splitter324616144200000300200.000
    2013unknown253712122100000401000.000
    2012Fastball561559422924293883110240350232731.352
    2012Slider294544613113030329101017112710.281
    20122-Seam Fastball252125010910341401730101507670.425
    2012Changeup20928388990243010301010014510.333
    2012Curveball193205194841315410101506200.267
    2012Sinker160429636027361120103012621.306
    2012Cutter739112630101751000609201.294
    2012Splitter233411103200000202000.000
    2012unknown1923883310000101100.333
    2012Intent Ball800000000000000000-
    2011Fastball68557112281298129104369180410202866.346
    20112-Seam Fastball29019451301054153264240150101141.491
    2011Slider2834655114129283814510021011820.368
    2011Sinker2621636101101495824501012014941.414
    2011Changeup2354033921063336193060907511.528
    2011Curveball198226085991714410001603302.286
    2011Cutter1561921527939241040001106421.417
    2011Intent Ball3500000000000000000-
    2011Splitter314411157400000302200.000
    2011unknown210312741100000000001.000
    2011Knuckleball1333360411000100210.250
    2010Fastball43340681701928470193010260211644.271
    2010Changeup2043740759922307000011013611.233
    20102-Seam Fastball1729167162373911202012081231.282
    2010Sinker16461965593440152020609623.375
    2010Slider12320195155161662010403310.375
    2010Curveball9872060347421000700000.500
    2010Cutter885153536161741000205600.235
    2010Splitter22606126421010101100.500
    2010unknown1402931200000100110.000
    2010Knuckleball1001710210000000100.500
    2010Pitchout100000100000100000.000

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