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Josh Vitters
Birthdate: 8/27/1989 (27 y, 8 m, 29 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-2/200     Position: 3B
Drafted: 2007 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1, Pick: 3, Overall: 3, Team: Chicago Cubs
Contract: $0.2M / 1 Years (2015)
RotoWire News: Vitters signed a minor league contract with the Rockies on Friday, Matt Eddy of Baseball America reports. (2/6/2015)
Profiles:  2013  2014  (Click Year to Expand / Close)



SeasonTeamGPAHRRRBISBBB%K%ISOBABIPAVGOBPSLGwOBAwRC+BsROffDefWAR
2007Cubs (R)73200203.1 %28.1 %.000.091.067.094.067.084-54    
2007Cubs (A-)72302118.7 %21.7 %.000.250.190.261.190.22930    
2008Cubs (A-)612775383714.7 %16.2 %.170.379.328.365.498.395133    
2008Cubs (A)41401100.0 %35.7 %.214.333.214.214.429.28375    
2009Cubs (A)7028815424642.4 %14.6 %.219.326.316.351.535.399146    
2009Cubs (A+)501963212222.6 %11.7 %.106.256.238.260.344.27872    
2010Cubs (A+)281203161346.7 %18.3 %.155.341.291.350.445.369131    
2010Cubs (AA)632287282625.7 %18.0 %.160.247.223.292.383.30984    
2011Cubs (AA)12948814568144.5 %11.1 %.165.290.283.322.448.342104    
2012Cubs (AAA)11045217546866.6 %17.0 %.210.337.304.356.513.374121    
2012Cubs3610927526.4 %30.3 %.081.154.121.193.202.1835-1.9-14.2-3.3-1.5
2013Cubs (R)517010023.5 %29.4 %.077.125.077.294.154.25753    
2013Cubs (AAA)2810051412111.0 %19.0 %.216.328.295.380.511.396137    
2014Cubs (AAA)11240411333845.7 %26.5 %.125.268.213.268.339.27254    
Total- - -3610927526.4 %30.3 %.081.154.121.193.202.1835-1.9-14.2-3.3-1.5

SeasonTeamGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2007Cubs (R)730322200002109010100.067
2007Cubs (A-)721234400021205000011.190
2008Cubs (A-)6125927785532525383713245320513.328
2008Cubs (A)414143030011005000100.214
2009Cubs (A)7026928885571211542467042930640.316
2009Cubs (A+)50189196453372321225023110221.238
2010Cubs (A+)28110120322180316138022200141.291
2010Cubs (AA)6320622846271207282613141702920.223
2011Cubs (AA)129449488127832821456812215488116410.283
2012Cubs (AAA)1104154521267532217546830477520863.304
2012Cubs3699109128202757033210620.121
2013Cubs (R)513171010010405000000.077
2013Cubs (AAA)28881002617405141211019100410.295
2014Cubs (AAA)11237540480551401133382311075011641.213
Total- - -3699109128202757033210620.121

SeasonTeamBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOSpdBABIPUBRwGDPwSBwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2007Cubs (R)3.1 %28.1 %0.11.067.094.067.160.0000.1.091  0.0-2-7.0.084-54
2007Cubs (A-)8.7 %21.7 %0.40.190.261.190.451.0004.0.250  -0.31-2.1.22930
2008Cubs (A-)4.7 %16.2 %0.29.328.365.498.863.1703.7.379  -1.04611.5.395133
2008Cubs (A)0.0 %35.7 %0.00.214.214.429.643.2141.6.333  0.01-0.4.28375
2009Cubs (A)2.4 %14.6 %0.17.316.351.535.886.2194.9.326  0.75115.9.399146
2009Cubs (A+)2.6 %11.7 %0.22.238.260.344.604.1065.1.256  -0.116-6.1.27872
2010Cubs (A+)6.7 %18.3 %0.36.291.350.445.795.1554.6.341  0.3184.1.369131
2010Cubs (AA)5.7 %18.0 %0.32.223.292.383.676.1604.1.247  0.423-4.5.30984
2011Cubs (AA)4.5 %11.1 %0.41.283.322.448.770.1653.4.290  -3.3622.4.342104
2012Cubs (AAA)6.6 %17.0 %0.39.304.356.513.869.2104.0.337  -0.27212.4.374121
2012Cubs6.4 %30.3 %0.21.121.193.202.395.0814.4.154-1.2-1.00.31-11.5.1835
2012Average8.0 %19.8 %0.40.255.319.405.724.1515.2.297     .315 
2013Cubs (R)23.5 %29.4 %0.80.077.294.154.448.0770.8.125  0.01-1.0.25753
2013Cubs (AAA)11.0 %19.0 %0.58.295.380.511.891.2163.3.328  0.2174.6.396137
2014Cubs (AAA)5.7 %26.5 %0.21.213.268.339.607.1252.9.268  0.328-24.4.27254
Total- - -6.4 %30.3 %0.21.121.193.202.395.0814.4.154-1.2-1.00.31-11.5.1835

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%
2008Cubs (A-)0.8415.2 %38.6 %46.2 %21.6 %5.2 %  46.3 %23.2 %30.6 %   
2008Cubs (A)2.0033.3 %44.4 %22.2 %50.0 %0.0 %  77.8 %11.1 %11.1 %   
2009Cubs (A)0.8713.4 %40.2 %46.4 %23.1 %14.4 %  54.4 %21.7 %23.9 %   
2009Cubs (A+)1.3613.7 %49.7 %36.6 %22.0 %5.1 %  51.5 %20.4 %28.1 %   
2010Cubs (A+)0.8415.7 %38.6 %45.8 %21.1 %7.9 %  34.1 %28.4 %37.5 %   
2010Cubs (AA)0.9618.4 %39.9 %41.7 %30.9 %10.3 %  51.8 %25.0 %23.2 %   
2011Cubs (AA)1.0214.9 %43.0 %42.0 %19.3 %8.4 %  44.0 %23.7 %32.4 %   
2012Cubs (AAA)1.0716.5 %43.2 %40.2 %29.1 %12.7 %  51.2 %25.0 %23.8 %   
2012Cubs1.4611.9 %52.2 %35.8 %8.3 %8.3 %11.4 %0.0 %41.8 %28.4 %29.9 %16.4 %62.7 %20.9 %
2013Cubs (R)1.3312.5 %50.0 %37.5 %0.0 %0.0 %  37.5 %37.5 %25.0 %   
2013Cubs (AAA)1.3215.9 %47.8 %36.2 %28.0 %20.0 %  66.7 %13.0 %20.3 %   
2014Cubs (AAA)1.2419.5 %44.7 %35.9 %29.8 %11.7 %  55.4 %23.4 %21.2 %   
Total- - -1.4611.9 %52.2 %35.8 %8.3 %8.3 %11.4 %0.0 %41.8 %28.4 %29.9 %16.4 %62.7 %20.9 %

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHBallsStrikesPitches
2008Cubs (A-)81973221   69358427
2008Cubs (A)4231   02424
2009Cubs (A)901043024   87451538
2009Cubs (A+)80592213   26241267
2010Cubs (A+)3238138   42161203
2010Cubs (AA)65683021   265476741
2011Cubs (AA)1701665932   59310451638
2012Cubs (AAA)1441345539   5309541484
2012Cubs352482400155263418
2013Cubs (R)4310   162440
2013Cubs (AAA)3325117   139205344
2014Cubs (AAA)117945128   5399731512
Total- - -352482400155263418

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIphLIPHWPA/LIClutch
2012Cubs-1.94-2.830.89-18.44-1.871.051.3812-1.07-0.78
Total- - --1.94-2.830.89-18.44-1.871.051.3812-1.07-0.78

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2012Cubs58.9% (92.1)17.2% (84.5)1.9% (88.0)11.7% (77.8)10.3% (81.5)   
Total- - -58.9% (92.1)17.2% (84.5)1.9% (88.0)11.7% (77.8)10.3% (81.5)   

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2012Cubs35.7 %13.9 %0.7 %2.6 % 8.9 %19.1 %10.3 %  8.9 %   
Total- - -35.7 %13.9 %0.7 %2.6 % 8.9 %19.1 %10.3 %  8.9 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2012Cubs92.492.187.384.4 91.084.377.3  81.4  
Total- - -92.492.187.384.4 91.084.377.3  81.4  

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2012Cubs-5.5-1.90.1-2.9-2.0  -2.24-2.700.95-5.84-4.70  
Total- - --5.5-1.90.1-2.9-2.0  -2.24-2.700.95-5.84-4.70  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2012Cubs-2.3-2.9-0.5-0.8 0.0-2.2-1.9  -1.8  
Total- - --2.3-2.9-0.5-0.8 0.0-2.2-1.9  -1.8  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2012Cubs-1.54-4.95-17.77-7.66 -0.02-2.81-4.49  -4.96  
Total- - --1.54-4.95-17.77-7.66 -0.02-2.81-4.49  -4.96  

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2012Cubs33.5 %67.6 %48.1 %51.3 %86.0 %72.1 %42.8 %60.6 %13.4 %
2012Average30.3 %64.7 %45.6 %66.8 %87.2 %79.6 %44.4 %59.8 %9.2 %
Total- - -33.5 %67.6 %48.1 %51.3 %86.0 %72.1 %42.8 %60.6 %13.4 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2012Cubs32.6 %67.6 %48.1 %48.7 %86.4 %72.1 %44.3 %22.8
2012Average29.3 %62.2 %45.6 %63.6 %87.3 %79.6 %49.5 %22.1
Total- - -32.6 %67.6 %48.1 %48.7 %86.4 %72.1 %44.3 %22.8

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2011Cubs (AA)1B3224202.1223 4             
2012Cubs (AAA)1B9982.071 2             
2013Cubs (R)1B119.04 1             
2013Cubs (AAA)1B4427.024 0             
2014Cubs (AAA)1B1613105.092 4             
2007Cubs (R)3B4435.01 3             
2007Cubs (A-)3B5437.03 2             
2008Cubs (A-)3B5757503.240 14             
2008Cubs (A)3B3321.03 2             
2009Cubs (A)3B6262519.240 13             
2009Cubs (A+)3B4242344.126 8             
2010Cubs (A+)3B2121191.017 5             
2010Cubs (AA)3B5857475.132 13             
2011Cubs (AA)3B10093777.053 21             
2012Cubs (AAA)3B9593802.057 21             
2012Cubs3B2924197.29414212211     .926 
2013Cubs (R)3B3319.00 1             
2013Cubs (AAA)3B1818150.27 3             
Total- - -3B2924197.29414212211     .926 
2013Cubs (R)LF119.00 0             
2013Cubs (AAA)LF2217.05 1             
2014Cubs (AAA)LF7371610.184 4             

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2012Cubs3B197.2 0 -1-2-35434.6303   -1 -0.2-2.9-0.5-3.6-23.0
Total- - -3B197.2 0 -1-2-35434.6303   -1 -0.2-2.9-0.5-3.6-23.0

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2012Cubs3B197.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (3)33.3%      (3)33.3%     (3)77.8%      (9)97.4%    (39)
Total- - -3B197.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (3)33.3%      (3)33.3%     (3)77.8%      (9)97.4%    (39)

SeasonTeamInnVotesInstinctsFirst StepSpeedHandsReleaseArm StrengthArm AccuracyOverallFSR
2012Cubs197.233134423024585239-1
Total- - -197.233134423024585239-1

SeasonTeamBattingBase RunningFieldingPositionalOffenseDefenseLeagueReplacementRARWARDollarsSalary
2012Cubs-12.3-1.9-3.60.3-14.2-3.30.23.2-14.1-1.5($9.6) 
Total- - --12.3-1.9-3.60.3-14.2-3.30.23.2-14.1-1.5($9.6) 

  • $0.2m / 1 Years (2015) (Edit)
    • signed by Colorado Rockies on 2/6/2015 (Minor League)
    • 2015: $0.2M
    • Submitted by Dustin Nosler
  • $0.5m / 1 Years (2012) (Edit)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs on 3/5/2012 (League Minimum)
    • 2012: $0.5M
    • Other Notes: Pre arbitration
    • Agent / Agency: CAA (Close)
    • Source: spotrac.com
    • Submitted by Sam Bauman
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  • 2007 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1, Pick: 3, Overall: 3
    • Team: Chicago Cubs
    • School: Cypress (CA) HS