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A.J. Cole
Birthdate: 1/5/1992 (25 y, 4 m, 19 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-5/215     Position: P
Drafted: 2010 June Amateur Draft - Round: 4, Pick: 1, Overall: 116, Team: Washington Nationals
Contract: Add New Contract
Reported: 1/16/2015  Risk: 3  ETA: 2016  Team Rank: NA  Positional Rank: NA  Overall Rank: NA
FastballSliderCurveballChangeupCommandFuture Value
55 / 6050 / 50+45 / 5050 / 5545 / 5045
RotoWire News: Cole was optioned to Triple-A Syracuse on Friday, Dan Kolko of MASN Sports reports. (5/12/2017)
Profiles:  2016  2017  (Click Year to Expand / Close)



SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2010Nationals (A-)000101.09.009.000.00.500100.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.004.474.47 
2011Nationals (A)470201889.010.922.430.61.34263.1 %36.5 %6.7 %4.042.852.94 
2012Athletics (A)630191995.29.601.790.66.29175.7 %45.5 %7.1 %2.072.892.81 
2012Athletics (A+)0708838.07.342.371.66.40552.2 %36.0 %10.1 %7.825.605.41 
2013Nationals (A+)630181897.19.432.131.11.31768.7 %36.9 %10.3 %4.253.693.07 
2013Nationals (AA)4207745.19.731.990.60.24876.1 %37.2 %6.3 %2.182.692.85 
2014Nationals (AA)630141471.07.731.900.13.34270.1 %38.1 %1.1 %2.922.583.60 
2014Nationals (AAA)700111163.07.142.431.29.31676.6 %38.1 %12.3 %3.434.483.80 
2015Nationals (AAA)5602119105.26.472.900.77.25676.5 %35.0 %6.4 %3.153.903.97 
2015Nationals001319.18.680.960.96.39429.4 %36.4 %8.3 %5.792.923.420.1
2016Nationals (AAA)8802222124.27.872.531.16.31071.2 %41.5 %11.5 %4.263.963.47 
2016Nationals1208838.19.163.291.64.28367.1 %31.9 %11.3 %5.174.745.060.3
2017Depth Charts330101055.07.502.841.47.30571.4 %  4.624.67 0.5
2017Steamer330101054.07.462.911.34.29670.7 %38.7 % 4.604.494.660.6
2017ZiPS7812625136.07.542.781.59.30172.1 %  4.634.85 0.9
2017Nationals (AAA)1106627.16.265.600.66.35661.8 %44.9 %7.7 %6.594.895.10 
2017Nationals100116.03.006.000.00.33390.0 %50.0 %0.0 %1.504.375.790.0
2017ZiPS (R)46 161685.07.442.891.55.30570.9 %  4.714.84 0.3
2017Steamer (R)3309952.07.173.471.34.29270.7 %  4.734.75 0.4
2017Depth Charts (R)3309953.07.313.171.45.30570.8 %  4.724.80 0.3
Total- - -221121053.28.393.191.34.31262.9 %34.8 %10.1 %4.864.384.860.5

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2010Nationals (A-)000.0010000001.041000100001
2011Nationals (A)474.0420180000189.03778747406240270108
2012Athletics (A)632.0719190000095.23767832227190431102
2012Athletics (A+)077.82880000038.0182604033710032131
2013Nationals (A+)634.2518180000097.140696504612230461102
2013Nationals (AA)422.18770000045.1175311311310101049
2014Nationals (AA)632.9214141100071.0308793023115133061
2014Nationals (AAA)703.4311110000063.0267693024917012050
2015Nationals (AAA)563.15211900000105.2443914037934142076
2015Nationals005.7931001009.144141161110109
2016Nationals (AAA)884.26222220000124.2532131645916351190109
2016Nationals125.17880000038.1168372422714121039
2017Depth Charts334.621010  00 55.0 573028917 2  46
2017Steamer334.6010100000 54.0233562927817 2  44
2017ZiPS784.632625  1  136.0 140757024422780114
2017Nationals (AAA)116.59660000027.1130342220217021019
2017Nationals101.5011000006.0246110400002
2017ZiPS (R)464.711616     85.0 8948441527 4  70
2017Steamer (R)334.73990000 52.0229542927820 2  42
2017Depth Charts (R)334.7299  00 53.0 563028919 2  43
Total- - -224.8612100010053.2236573629819222050

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2010Nationals (A-)9.009.001.000.0025.0 %25.0 %0.0 %.3332.00.500100.0 %  4.47
2011Nationals (A)10.922.434.500.6128.7 %6.4 %22.3 %.2481.25.34263.1 %  2.85
2012Athletics (A)9.601.795.370.6627.1 %5.1 %22.1 %.2211.01.29175.7 %  2.89
2012Athletics (A+)7.342.373.101.6617.0 %5.5 %11.5 %.3551.84.40552.2 %  5.60
2013Nationals (A+)9.432.134.431.1125.1 %5.7 %19.4 %.2531.22.31768.7 %  3.69
2013Nationals (AA)9.731.994.900.6028.0 %5.7 %22.3 %.1880.90.24876.1 %  2.69
2014Nationals (AA)7.731.904.070.1319.8 %4.9 %14.9 %.2721.32.34270.1 %  2.58
2014Nationals (AAA)7.142.432.941.2918.7 %6.4 %12.4 %.2771.37.31676.6 %  4.48
2015Nationals (AAA)6.472.902.240.7717.2 %7.7 %9.5 %.2251.18.25676.5 %  3.90
2015Nationals8.680.969.000.9620.5 %2.3 %18.2 %.3261.61.39429.4 %147762.92
2015Average7.762.922.661.0220.4 %7.7 %12.7 %.2511.29.29672.9 %  4.03
2016Nationals (AAA)7.872.533.111.1620.5 %6.6 %13.9 %.2641.33.31071.2 %  3.96
2016Nationals9.163.292.791.6423.2 %8.3 %14.9 %.2431.33.28367.1 %1231164.74
2016Average8.103.142.581.1721.1 %8.2 %12.9 %.2521.32.29872.9 %  4.24
2017Depth Charts7.502.842.641.47   .2681.35.30571.4 %  4.67
2017Steamer7.462.912.561.3419.1 %7.5 %11.6 %.2611.36.29670.7 %  4.49
2017ZiPS7.542.782.711.59   .2671.34.30172.1 %  4.85
2017Nationals (AAA)6.265.601.120.6614.6 %13.1 %1.5 %.3061.87.35661.8 %  4.89
2017Nationals3.006.000.500.008.3 %16.7 %-8.3 %.3001.67.33390.0 %351044.37
2017Average8.213.372.441.2221.4 %8.8 %12.6 %.2471.33.29172.8 %  4.39
2017ZiPS (R)7.442.892.571.55   .2711.37.30570.9 %  4.84
2017Steamer (R)7.173.472.071.34   .2601.42.29270.7 %  4.75
2017Depth Charts (R)7.313.172.301.45   .2701.39.30570.8 %  4.80
Total- - -8.393.192.631.3421.2 %8.1 %13.1 %.2651.42.31262.9 %1181074.38

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2010Nationals (A-)1.0050.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %  0.0 %50.0 %50.0 %     4.47
2011Nationals (A)0.9424.9 %36.5 %38.6 %28.9 %6.7 %  43.6 %22.2 %34.2 %     2.94
2012Athletics (A)1.1314.3 %45.5 %40.2 %22.4 %7.1 %  42.8 %23.6 %33.6 %     2.81
2012Athletics (A+)0.7113.2 %36.0 %50.7 %20.3 %10.1 %  44.7 %24.1 %31.2 %     5.41
2013Nationals (A+)0.8620.3 %36.9 %42.8 %22.4 %10.3 %  39.4 %22.4 %38.3 %     3.07
2013Nationals (AA)0.8820.4 %37.2 %42.5 %27.1 %6.3 %  45.7 %26.7 %27.6 %     2.85
2014Nationals (AA)0.9421.5 %38.1 %40.4 %18.9 %1.1 %  38.0 %31.0 %31.0 %     3.60
2014Nationals (AAA)1.0124.2 %38.1 %37.6 %20.5 %12.3 %  46.2 %28.6 %25.1 %     3.80
2015Nationals (AAA)0.8122.1 %35.0 %42.9 %26.4 %6.4 %  41.2 %25.0 %33.8 %     3.97
2015Nationals1.0027.3 %36.4 %36.4 %25.0 %8.3 %25.0 %0.0 %32.4 %41.2 %26.5 %23.5 %44.1 %32.4 %3.27883.42
2016Nationals (AAA)1.1321.7 %41.5 %36.8 %20.9 %11.5 %  49.9 %24.0 %26.1 %     3.47
2016Nationals0.5813.3 %31.9 %54.9 %14.5 %11.3 %2.8 %0.0 %43.4 %33.6 %23.0 %18.6 %55.8 %25.7 %4.331225.06
2017Nationals (AAA)1.5425.8 %44.9 %29.2 %19.2 %7.7 %  48.9 %33.7 %17.4 %     5.10
2017Nationals1.8022.2 %50.0 %27.8 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %33.3 %33.3 %33.3 %11.1 %55.6 %33.3 %6.881365.79
Total- - -0.7217.1 %34.8 %48.2 %15.2 %10.1 %7.0 %0.0 %40.0 %35.2 %24.8 %18.8 %53.3 %27.9 %4.331184.86

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2010Nationals (A-)1010    459
2011Nationals (A)85905826    125581706
2012Athletics (A)111983522    159621780
2012Athletics (A+)49691814    82266348
2013Nationals (A+)1001165526    199663862
2013Nationals (AA)42482313    236446682
2014Nationals (AA)85904817    3857851170
2014Nationals (AAA)74734715    3626831045
2015Nationals (AAA)1141407237    62511421767
2015Nationals12129331036196157
2016Nationals (AAA)1571398229    69213182010
2016Nationals366215910016242432674
2017Nationals (AAA)4026235    203316519
2017Nationals954000065158109
Total- - -5779281241025354586940

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2015Nationals-0.50-0.600.10-6.56-0.710.460.460.390.032-0.45-0.6400
2016Nationals-0.68-3.392.71-4.95-0.501.001.000.880.868-0.16-0.5200
2017Nationals0.19-0.360.551.940.201.051.050.870.4010.070.1200
Total- - --1.00-4.363.36-9.57-1.010.910.910.750.6711-0.54-0.5600

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2015Nationals67.8% (90.5)7.9% (80.5) 5.3% (74.0)19.1% (81.8)  3.2%
2016Nationals57.3% (91.0)26.7% (82.1) 9.0% (74.7)7.0% (84.0)  0.6%
2017Nationals59.6% (91.7)22.0% (83.2) 11.0% (77.3)7.3% (84.1)   
Total- - -59.3% (91.0)23.1% (82.1) 8.6% (75.0)9.0% (83.2)  1.0%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2015Nationals59.9 %3.3 %3.3 %   7.9 %5.3 %  20.4 %   
2016Nationals32.3 %25.7 %    26.5 %9.1 %  6.4 %   
2017Nationals50.5 %     44.0 %   5.5 %   
Total- - -38.9 %19.0 %0.5 %   25.5 %7.4 %  8.6 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2015Nationals90.689.790.2   80.574.0  82.1  
2016Nationals90.990.7    82.174.7  83.8  
2017Nationals91.9     83.2   83.7  
Total- - -91.090.790.2   82.274.6  83.1  

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2015Nationals-1.20.3 0.5-1.2  -1.122.69 6.46-4.15  
2016Nationals-2.10.5 0.3-1.5  -0.560.29 0.47-3.21  
2017Nationals0.20.5 0.1-0.4  0.271.99 0.59-4.52  
Total- - --3.11.3 0.9-3.1  -0.560.62 1.09-3.66  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2015Nationals-0.3-0.2-0.7   0.30.5  -1.1  
2016Nationals0.7-2.3    0.60.3  -1.8  
2017Nationals0.8     -0.8   0.5  
Total- - -1.2-2.5-0.7   0.10.8  -2.4  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2015Nationals-0.30-3.88-13.76   2.676.30  -3.62  
2016Nationals0.30-1.35    0.350.54  -4.15  
2017Nationals1.54     -1.77   7.77  
Total- - -0.34-1.42-13.76   0.041.21  -3.05  

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2015Nationals31.8 %73.4 %49.3 %71.4 %89.4 %82.7 %42.1 %43.2 %8.3 %
2015Average30.6 %66.9 %46.9 %64.9 %86.7 %78.8 %44.7 %60.9 %9.9 %
2016Nationals32.5 %67.8 %46.4 %65.2 %88.3 %78.5 %39.4 %58.3 %9.9 %
2016Average30.3 %66.7 %46.5 %63.9 %86.3 %78.2 %44.6 %60.3 %10.1 %
2017Nationals20.0 %56.8 %34.9 %53.9 %100.0 %84.2 %40.4 %41.7 %5.5 %
2017Average29.1 %66.5 %46.0 %62.9 %85.5 %77.6 %45.1 %59.9 %10.2 %
Total- - -31.0 %67.5 %45.5 %65.3 %89.6 %79.7 %40.0 %53.8 %9.2 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2015Nationals29.1 %71.2 %49.3 %78.3 %84.6 %82.7 %48.0 %18.3
2015Average30.9 %64.4 %46.9 %62.9 %87.1 %78.8 %47.8 %22.1
2016Nationals31.9 %63.6 %46.5 %63.5 %87.2 %78.5 %46.0 %21.8
2016Average30.6 %63.9 %46.5 %62.1 %86.5 %78.1 %47.8 %22.7
2017Nationals20.3 %55.6 %34.9 %69.2 %92.0 %84.2 %41.3 %21.8
2017Average29.9 %63.8 %46.0 %61.9 %85.8 %77.6 %47.5 %23.7
Total- - -30.0 %64.1 %45.6 %66.2 %87.2 %79.7 %45.8 %21.3

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2010Nationals (A-)P101.00 0             
2011Nationals (A)P201889.05 0             
2012Athletics (A)P191995.25 1             
2012Athletics (A+)P8838.03 2             
2013Nationals (A+)P181897.15 0             
2013Nationals (AA)P7745.13 0             
2014Nationals (AA)P141471.05 0             
2014Nationals (AAA)P111163.01 0             
2015Nationals (AAA)P2119105.26 2             
2015NationalsP319.1031100000 0   .750 
2016Nationals (AAA)P2222124.21 0             
2016NationalsP8838.1000000000 2   .000 
2017Nationals (AAA)P6627.15 1             
2017NationalsP116.0000000000 1   .000 
Total- - -P121053.2031100000 3   .750 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2015NationalsP9.10  000              
2016NationalsP38.10  0-2-2              
2017NationalsP6.00  000              
Total- - -P53.20  0-2-2              

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2015NationalsP9.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (2)
2016NationalsP38.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)
Total- - -P53.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (1)100.0%      (2)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2015Nationals-0.4-0.2-0.4-0.51.20.1$1.1 
2016Nationals0.00.1-0.5-0.33.30.3$2.7 
2017Nationals0.3-0.10.30.30.50.0$0.4 
Total- - --0.1-0.1-0.5-0.65.00.5$4.1 

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  • 2010 June Amateur Draft - Round: 4, Pick: 1, Overall: 116
    • Team: Washington Nationals
    • School: Oviedo HS