CF James Baldwin #28
Kansas City Royals


Age: 27
Bats: L
Throws: R
League Date: 09/16/2019

CF JAMES BALDWIN #28 - AGE: 27 - BATS: L - THROWS: R - MORALE: VERY UNHAPPY
G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K AVG OBP SLG SB WAR
82 281 65 7 0 9 36 18 74 .231 .277 .352 7 -0.1
BATTING RATINGS (OSA)
Overall Pot. Overall Vs Left Vs Right Pot.  
Contact 55 45 55 55
Gap 50 50 50 50
Power 55 55 60 60
Eye 45 45 45 45
Avoid K's 50 50 50 50
FIELDING RATINGS
Catcher Infield Outfield
Range: - 20 65
Errors: - 25 60
Arm: 20 30 50
Turn DP: - 25 -
Ability: 20 - -
POSITION RATINGS
Pitcher: - Shortstop: -
Catcher: - Left Field: 70
1st Base: - Center Field: 55
2nd Base: - Right Field: -
3rd Base: -
       
RUN/BUNT
Running Speed: 65
Stealing Ability: 65
Baserunning Inst.: 70
Sacrifice Bunt: 65
Bunt for Hit: 40
   
GAME LOG, LAST 10 GAMES
Date Vs. Result AB R H BI HR BB K SB
09/14/2019 HOU Loss, 2-8 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
09/07/2019 @ MIA Loss, 4-9 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0
08/30/2019 BAL Win, 3-2 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0
08/29/2019 OAK Loss, 3-6 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 2
08/29/2019 OAK Win, 10-8 5 2 2 1 1 0 1 0
08/27/2019 OAK Loss, 3-4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
08/26/2019 OAK Loss, 4-5 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0
08/25/2019 @ CLE Win, 4-1 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
08/23/2019 @ CLE Loss, 3-8 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0
08/17/2019 NYM Win, 10-3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
PERSONALITY
Garden-variety ballplayer.
Player Info
Birthday:10/10/1991
Born in:Pinehurst, NC
Nationality:American
Height:6' 3"
Weight:210 lbs
Local Popularity:Very Popular
National Pop.:Very Popular
STATUS
Contract:Major League Contract
Contract Details:Click Here For Details
Salary:$1,400,000
Signed Through:2019 Season
Major Service:3 Years, None
Service This Yr:163 Days
40-Man Service:3 Years, None
Pro Service:9 Years
Arbitration Eligibility:Arbitration eligible in offseason
Option Years:2 option years left
Contract Extension: -
Drafted:-
STATSLAB
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MLB PRO 2019 BATTING STATS
Batting G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K AVG OBP SLG OPS WOBA ISO wRC+
Overall 82 281 65 7 0 9 36 29 18 74 .231 .277 .352 .630 .277 .121 74
Batting GS PA HP IW CI GDP SH SF TB EBH SB CS SB% RC RC/27 WAR  
Overall 68 306 1 0 0 3 3 3 99 16 7 6 53.8 27.1 3.17 -0.1  
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
Versus Left   96 19 3 0 3 15 10 5 26 0 0 0 .198 .238 .323 .561
Versus Right   185 46 4 0 6 21 19 13 48 3 3 1 .249 .297 .368 .665
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
Last Week   4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
March   14 4 0 0 1 4 2 0 2 0 0 0 .286 .286 .500 .786
April   71 10 3 0 1 9 3 3 19 1 1 0 .141 .173 .225 .399
May   81 21 0 0 4 9 9 12 25 1 1 1 .259 .358 .407 .765
June   63 18 2 0 1 6 8 2 17 1 1 0 .286 .303 .365 .668
July   20 2 0 0 1 3 3 0 3 0 0 0 .100 .100 .250 .350
August   27 9 1 0 1 3 4 1 6 0 0 0 .333 .357 .481 .839
September   5 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 .200 .200 .400 .600
Spring Training   60 15 2 1 2 6 6 4 10 0 0 1 .250 .308 .417 .724
Last Year   526 135 22 5 16 72 67 34 114 2 0 1 .257 .302 .409 .711
2 Years Ago   553 158 22 2 30 88 87 30 116 6 1 4 .286 .324 .495 .819
Career   1360 358 51 7 55 196 183 82 304 11 4 6 .263 .306 .432 .738
Home   144 39 2 0 5 17 20 8 26 1 1 0 .271 .307 .389 .696
Road   137 26 5 0 4 19 9 10 48 2 2 1 .190 .247 .314 .561
Grass   268 63 6 0 9 34 29 18 68 3 3 1 .235 .283 .358 .641
Turf   13 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 6 0 0 0 .154 .154 .231 .385
Day   120 26 3 0 2 10 12 8 37 2 2 1 .217 .267 .292 .559
Night   161 39 4 0 7 26 17 10 37 1 1 0 .242 .285 .398 .682
As Starter   277 63 5 0 9 33 29 18 73 3 3 1 .227 .274 .343 .617
As Reliever / Substitution   4 2 2 0 0 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 .500 .500 1.000 1.500
Pinch Hitting   3 2 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .667 .667 1.333 2.000
Close/Late   62 17 1 0 2 7 7 4 21 0 1 0 .274 .318 .387 .705
Inning 1-3   119 31 3 0 2 11 13 7 29 1 1 0 .261 .299 .336 .635
Inning 4-6   75 11 1 0 3 10 6 5 18 1 1 0 .147 .198 .280 .478
Inning 7-9   82 21 3 0 3 13 8 5 26 1 1 1 .256 .303 .402 .706
Extra Innings   5 2 0 0 1 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 .400 .500 1.000 1.500
0 Outs   88 16 2 0 2 6 9 6 29 3 3 1 .182 .235 .273 .507
1 Outs   113 29 1 0 2 12 11 7 34 0 0 0 .257 .300 .319 .619
2 Outs   80 20 4 0 5 18 9 5 11 0 0 0 .250 .294 .487 .782
Scoring Position   68 17 4 0 2 25 6 2 12 3 1 0 .250 .260 .397 .657
Bases Empty   159 35 1 0 4 4 15 14 49 0 0 1 .220 .287 .302 .589
Runner on 1st   54 13 2 0 3 7 8 2 13 0 2 0 .241 .268 .444 .712
Runner on 2nd   31 5 1 0 1 6 2 1 6 0 1 0 .161 .188 .290 .478
Runner on 3rd   5 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400
Runner on 1st & 2nd   17 8 3 0 1 9 4 1 1 0 0 0 .471 .500 .824 1.324
Runner on 1st & 3rd   3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Runner on 2nd & 3rd   6 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .167 .143 .167 .310
Bases Loaded   6 2 0 0 0 4 0 0 3 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667
Two Strikes   135 20 3 0 2 10 9 7 74 1 0 1 .148 .194 .215 .409
First Pitch   52 13 1 0 1 7 6 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .245 .327 .572
Count 0-1   24 8 0 0 2 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .583 .917
Count 0-2   20 3 0 0 2 3 2 0 13 0 0 1 .150 .190 .450 .640
Count 1-0   22 5 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 .227 .227 .364 .591
Count 1-1   20 11 2 0 1 5 5 0 0 1 1 0 .550 .524 .800 1.324
Count 1-2   46 4 1 0 0 4 1 0 30 1 0 0 .087 .085 .109 .194
Count 2-0   6 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .167 .667 .833
Count 2-1   16 4 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .250 .250 .312 .562
Count 2-2   36 5 0 0 0 0 2 0 14 0 0 0 .139 .139 .139 .278
Count 3-0   2 1 0 0 1 1 1 4 0 0 0 0 .500 .833 2.000 2.833
Count 3-1   4 2 0 0 0 2 1 7 0 0 0 0 .500 .818 .500 1.318
Full Count   33 8 2 0 0 3 4 7 17 0 0 0 .242 .375 .303 .678
Behind in Count   90 15 1 0 4 13 6 0 43 1 0 1 .167 .174 .311 .485
Ahead in Count   50 13 1 0 3 8 6 11 0 0 2 0 .260 .393 .460 .853
Batting Leadoff   24 5 0 0 0 1 1 2 9 0 0 0 .208 .269 .208 .478
Batting 2nd   249 58 5 0 9 32 28 16 63 3 3 1 .233 .279 .361 .640
Batting 6th   1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Batting 9th   7 2 2 0 0 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 .286 .286 .571 .857
Low Leverage   132 28 1 0 5 8 12 11 37 1 1 1 .212 .276 .333 .609
Medium Leverage   103 24 5 0 2 14 11 3 24 1 2 0 .233 .252 .340 .592
High Leverage   46 13 1 0 2 14 6 4 13 1 0 0 .283 .333 .435 .768
PACIFIC COAST LEAGUE 2019 BATTING STATS
Batting G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K AVG OBP SLG OPS WOBA ISO wRC+
Overall 10 42 11 0 0 2 7 5 2 8 .262 .295 .405 .700 .313 .143 92
Batting GS PA HP IW CI GDP SH SF TB EBH SB CS SB% RC RC/27 WAR  
Overall 10 44 0 0 0 0 0 0 17 2 0 0 0.0 5.2 4.51 .2  
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
Versus Left   0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Versus Right   0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
May   5 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400
June   12 4 0 0 1 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 .333 .385 .583 .968
July   25 6 0 0 1 3 2 1 6 0 0 0 .240 .269 .360 .629
Career   42 11 0 0 2 7 5 2 8 0 0 0 .262 .295 .405 .700
Home   29 9 0 0 2 5 3 1 4 0 0 0 .310 .333 .517 .851
Road   13 2 0 0 0 2 2 1 4 0 0 0 .154 .214 .154 .368
Grass   42 11 0 0 2 7 5 2 8 0 0 0 .262 .295 .405 .700
Day   8 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 .125 .222 .125 .347
Night   34 10 0 0 2 6 4 1 6 0 0 0 .294 .314 .471 .785
As Starter   42 11 0 0 2 7 5 2 8 0 0 0 .262 .295 .405 .700
CAREER BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
2017 Baltimore - MLB 25 149 553 158 22 2 30 88 87 30 4 6 116 17 6 .286 .324 .495 .819 118 122 3.2
2018 Baltimore - MLB 26 139 526 135 22 5 16 72 67 34 1 2 114 4 0 .257 .302 .409 .711 92 96 2.3
2019 Kansas City - MLB 27 82 281 65 7 0 9 36 29 18 1 3 74 7 6 .231 .277 .352 .630 73 74 -0.1
Total MLB 370 1360 358 51 7 55 196 183 82 6 11 304 28 12 .263 .306 .432 .738 99 102 5.4
CAREER MINOR LEAGUE BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
2012 Rome - A 20 107 361 94 21 2 9 56 60 51 5 5 88 16 7 .260 .355 .404 .760 99 92 0.0
2012 Great Lakes - A 20 23 93 24 2 1 5 14 18 6 2 1 27 3 0 .258 .314 .462 .776 107 103 0.0
2012 Total - A 20 130 454 118 23 3 14 70 78 57 7 6 115 19 7 .260 .347 .416 .764 0 0 0.0
2013 Rome - A 21 23 83 19 1 2 4 9 11 7 5 0 22 5 1 .229 .326 .434 .760 113 112 0.0
2013 Lynchburg - A+ 21 3 10 2 1 0 1 2 2 2 0 0 5 0 0 .200 .333 .600 .933 153 150 0.0
2013 Total - A+ 21 26 93 21 2 2 5 11 13 9 5 0 27 5 1 .226 .327 .452 .779 0 0 0.0
2013 Mississippi - AA 21 100 344 69 18 4 5 28 35 37 3 0 89 25 13 .201 .284 .320 .604 57 55 0.0
2014 Altoona - AA 22 128 520 127 21 6 18 67 79 56 8 8 110 37 9 .244 .323 .412 .734 88 83 0.0
2015 Mississippi - AA 23 35 125 31 5 2 4 13 17 15 0 0 30 3 0 .248 .329 .416 .745 98 96 0.0
2015 Altoona - AA 23 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 0.0
2015 Total - AA 23 36 129 31 5 2 4 13 17 15 0 0 31 3 0 .240 .319 .403 .723 0 0 0.0
2015 Indianapolis - AAA 23 95 358 108 17 6 6 48 59 32 4 1 77 20 9 .302 .365 .433 .798 102 101 0.0
2016 Gwinnett - AAA 24 106 391 101 16 5 21 67 65 26 3 1 98 10 3 .258 .309 .486 .795 102 96 0.0
2019 Omaha - AAA 27 10 42 11 0 0 2 7 5 2 0 0 8 0 0 .262 .295 .405 .700 90 92 0.0
Total IL 201 749 209 33 11 27 115 124 58 7 2 175 30 12 .279 .336 .461 .796 102 98
Total PCL 10 42 11 0 0 2 7 5 2 0 0 8 0 0 .262 .295 .405 .700 90 92
Total EL 129 524 127 21 6 18 67 79 56 8 8 111 37 9 .242 .320 .408 .729 87 83
Total SL 135 469 100 23 6 9 41 52 52 3 0 119 28 13 .213 .296 .345 .641 68 66
Total CAR 3 10 2 1 0 1 2 2 2 0 0 5 0 0 .200 .333 .600 .933 153 150
Total MID 23 93 24 2 1 5 14 18 6 2 1 27 3 0 .258 .314 .462 .776 107 103
Total SAL 130 444 113 22 4 13 65 71 58 10 5 110 21 8 .255 .350 .410 .760 101 96
CAREER POSTSEASON BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
2017 Baltimore - MLB 25 4 12 2 1 1 0 0 3 2 1 0 2 0 1 .167 .333 .417 .750 0 0 0.0
2018 Baltimore - MLB 26 3 12 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .167 .167 .250 .417 0 0 0.0
Total MLB 7 24 4 2 1 0 1 3 2 1 0 5 0 1 .167 .259 .333 .593 60 58
CAREER FIELDING STATS
Year/Team/League POS G GS PO A DP TC E PCT INN RNG ZR EFF PB RSTA RTO RTO%
2017 Baltimore - ML LF 108 107 132 5 0 141 4 .972 864.0 1.43 -6.7 .932
2017 Baltimore - ML CF 40 34 71 1 1 76 4 .947 320.0 2.02 +3.8 1.072
2018 Baltimore - ML LF 124 116 287 8 2 295 0 1.000 1076.2 2.47 +8.9 1.048
2018 Baltimore - ML CF 16 14 31 0 0 31 0 1.000 130.0 2.15 +0.6 1.026
2019 Kansas City - ML C 1 1 6 0 0 7 1 .857 9.0 6.00 +0.0 .000 0 0 0 0.0
2019 Omaha - AAA 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 2.0 0.00 0.0 .000
2019 Omaha - AAA 3B 6 6 3 3 0 6 0 1.000 52.0 1.04 -0.5 .854
2019 Kansas City - ML LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 2.0 0.00 0.0 .000
2019 Omaha - AAA LF 4 4 14 0 0 14 0 1.000 36.1 3.47 +1.1 1.113
2019 Kansas City - ML CF 77 67 140 10 2 154 4 .974 603.1 2.24 -2.7 .976
TOTAL C 1 1 6 0 0 7 1 .857 9.0 6.00 +0.0 .000 0 0 0 0.0
TOTAL 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 2.0 0.00 0.0 .000
TOTAL 3B 6 6 3 3 0 6 0 1.000 52.0 1.04 -0.5 .854
TOTAL LF 237 227 433 13 2 450 4 .991 1979.0 2.03 +3.2 1.011
TOTAL CF 133 115 242 11 3 261 8 .969 1053.1 2.16 +1.7 1.009
PLAYER HISTORY
05/02/2012 Was traded by the Los Angeles Dodgers to the Atlanta Braves, along with SS Dee Gordon, SP Allen Webster, in exchange for SP Randall Delgado.
09/30/2012 Wins the 2012 SOU SOU Glove Wizard Award at CF.
01/01/2013 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 30 (35); Power: 30 (40); Eye: 30 (35).
08/16/2013 Goes 5-7 against the Jacksonville Suns, with 3 2B, 1 RBI and 2 R.
10/01/2013 Wins the 2013 SL SL Glove Wizard Award at CF.
01/01/2014 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 40 (50); Power: 40 (60); Eye: 35 (40).
03/30/2014 Was traded by the Atlanta Braves to the Pittsburgh Pirates, along with C Neftali Rosario, SP Paul Kline, in exchange for SP Danny Duffy.
07/14/2014 Was selected to the 2014 Eastern League All-Star Game.
09/25/2014 Wins the 2014 EL EL Glove Wizard Award at CF.
01/01/2015 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 45 (50); Power: 40 (60); Eye: 40 (40).
07/31/2015 Was traded by the Pittsburgh Pirates to the Atlanta Braves, along with CL Donnie Caldwell, SP Claudio Santos, in exchange for MR Aroldis Chapman.
10/02/2015 Wins the 2015 IL IL Glove Wizard Award at CF.
01/01/2016 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 50 (50); Power: 50 (60); Eye: 40 (40).
04/07/2016 Goes 0-5 against the Rochester Red Wings, ending his hitting streak at 24 games.
09/22/2016 Wins the 2016 International League Championship with the Gwinnett Braves!
11/27/2016 Became a minor league free agent.
12/16/2016 Signed a 2-year contract worth a total of $2,800,000 with the Baltimore Orioles organization.
01/01/2017 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 50 (55); Power: 55 (60); Eye: 45 (45).
11/07/2017 Finished 2nd in 2017 MLB AL Rookie of the Year Award voting.
01/01/2018 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 55 (55); Power: 55 (60); Eye: 45 (45).
11/13/2018 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $1,400,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2019 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 55 (55); Power: 55 (60); Eye: 45 (45).
03/27/2019 Was traded by the Baltimore Orioles to the Kansas City Royals in exchange for SP Gio Gonzalez, RF Antnio Guzmn.
LEADERBOARD APPEARANCES
Year R Rank
2017 87 9
Year SF Rank
2017 6 10
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