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B.J. UPTON   +

MLB  Atlanta Braves   40-man Roster
Positions
CF-940, SS-444, 3B-80, 2B-53, DH-21, OF-5, LF-1
Born
August 21, 1984  (30.006)
Place
Ht/Wt
6-2 / 170
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
High School
Greenbrier Christian Academy  (Chesapeake,VA)
College:
 
Drafted:
Tampa Bay Rays:  2002-1-2 (June-Reg)  bonus: $4,600,000 
Signed by
Full Name
Melvin Emmanuel Upton 
TBC Player ID
130
MLB Debut
August 2, 2004  (19.346)
Year


vs LH/RH:


Pitch Type
181 228
192 490
60 100 75
85 123 132
69 100 110
.500
.400
.300
.240
.000
Brother of Justin Upton

Recent Contract:  5-years/$75.25m (2013-2017) by Atlanta Braves
Top Prospect:  mlb  2003 (#21), 2004 (#2)   team  2003 (#3-TB), 2004 (#1-TB)
Speed
89
Contact
19
Patience
80
Batting
52
Power
68
Health
91

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BATTING STATISTICS
2014 pitch-level data
Pitch TypeCountAvg SpeedPitch Share%BallsStrikesStrike%1st PitchSw/Miss%CalledFouledIn Playvs LHBvs RHBHitsABBavgHR
Fastball77792.4439.95%28349463.5823012015.4412514210224.4575.5546205.2244
Slider34284.1417.58%11722565.79755816.9643566615.5084.501673.2191
2-Seam Fastball25991.5413.32%9016965.25683513.5136445433.2066.801159.1871
Cutter14888.527.61%539564.19342617.571727249.4690.54633.1820
Curveball13677.116.99%587857.35352216.1822132122.7977.21329.1042
Changeup13182.896.74%557658.02232015.2715251651.1548.85521.2380
Sinker12490.546.38%418366.94421411.2929142519.3580.65638.1580
unknown1780.240.87%12529.41415.8803135.2964.7114.2500
Intent Ball665.120.31%600100.0000066.6733.3301.0000
Splitter584.040.26%23601120.0001140.0060.00111.0001
2013 pitch-level data
Pitch TypeCountAvg SpeedPitch Share%BallsStrikesStrike%1st PitchSw/Miss%CalledFouledIn Playvs LHBvs RHBHitsABBavgHR
Fastball65492.4037.98%25040461.771749314.228911710423.0976.9121157.1345
Slider27883.4616.14%11716157.91585820.8637412510.4389.571551.2942
2-Seam Fastball21890.9612.66%7814064.22572411.0132414248.6251.381551.2941
Changeup15082.238.71%4710368.67322919.3320312347.3352.67128.0360
Cutter14188.098.19%558660.99312719.1521211626.2473.76224.0830
Sinker13690.777.90%459166.9149128.8235192511.7688.241045.2221
Curveball11276.696.50%476558.04371816.072781225.8974.11732.2190
unknown1681.780.93%51168.756212.504410.00100.0005.0000
Splitter1083.370.58%64401110.000300.00100.0001.0000
Intent Ball763.910.41%700100.0000042.8657.1401.0000
2012 pitch-level data
Pitch TypeCountAvg SpeedPitch Share%BallsStrikesStrike%1st PitchSw/Miss%CalledFouledIn Playvs LHBvs RHBHitsABBavgHR
Fastball87492.2637.66%32455062.9323412013.738516517722.2077.8057215.26511
Slider44483.8519.13%16328163.291299120.5060715818.6981.3130117.2576
2-Seam Fastball27791.7811.93%10317462.82733010.8343564451.9948.011465.2153
Sinker18691.228.01%6612064.52572111.2924334035.4864.521651.3142
Changeup18383.067.88%7610758.47442714.7518283465.0334.97541.1220
Cutter17589.427.54%5911666.29512614.8620353516.0084.00748.1462
Curveball13677.855.86%469066.18322518.3821232129.4170.59930.3003
Splitter2484.241.03%618757833.331540.00100.0016.1670
Knuckleball1278.360.52%4866.673216.673210.00100.0013.3330
unknown969.160.39%1888.89400.0014355.5644.4414.2501
Pitchout187.500.04%01100100.000010.00100.0001.0000
2011 pitch-level data
Pitch TypeCountAvg SpeedPitch Share%BallsStrikesStrike%1st PitchSw/Miss%CalledFouledIn Playvs LHBvs RHBHitsABBavgHR
Fastball92492.4437.38%33658863.642459310.0614320614219.9180.0955215.25613
Slider36683.8414.81%13722962.57996618.0345546418.3181.692089.2253
2-Seam Fastball26292.1010.60%10815458.7872186.8743395353.8246.181559.2541
Cutter23489.009.47%8015465.81593314.1036463914.5385.471154.2042
Sinker23391.019.43%9613758.867125.1545413739.0660.941862.2903
Changeup19483.247.85%7012463.92363115.9826323557.2242.78531.1610
Curveball16577.786.67%838249.742148.4825222130.3069.701037.2701
unknown3824.521.54%172155.26637.8965639.4760.5315.2000
Splitter2485.440.97%91562.54312.501920.00100.0014.2500
Knuckleball1865.370.73%81055.56600.004150.00100.0006.0000
Intent Ball1271.320.49%1200300.00000100.000.0003.0000
Pitchout278.450.08%02100200.000020.00100.0002.0000
2010 pitch-level data
Pitch TypeCountAvg SpeedPitch Share%BallsStrikesStrike%1st PitchSw/Miss%CalledFouledIn Playvs LHBvs RHBHitsABBavgHR
Fastball79191.3833.55%29449762.832108510.7513914712126.0473.9649186.2646
Slider40283.9317.05%15424861.691056616.4262595915.4284.581589.1692
Sinker29090.6512.30%11917158.9776248.2848495037.5962.411666.2432
2-Seam Fastball27690.8411.70%9418265.94783111.2353563950.3649.642073.2743
Changeup21382.559.03%9312056.34432511.7424264467.1432.861139.2821
Cutter17488.357.38%5811666.67402715.5222422220.1179.89435.1141
Curveball16076.456.79%5910163.13451911.8821233634.3865.63939.2312
Splitter1884.670.76%99504316.673125.5694.4414.2500
Knuckleball1666.060.68%61062.5516.253330.00100.0025.4001
unknown1256.890.51%4866.672216.6711425.0075.0001.0000
Pitchout387.070.13%03100200.000120.00100.0001.0000
Intent Ball360.000.13%300000.000000.00100.0000--0


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