Joe Nelson

 
Age: 44
Bats/Throws: R/R
6' 1" / 205
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SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2001Braves000202.00.009.004.50.50011.6 %  36.0014.05 -0.1
2004Red Sox000302.216.8810.130.00.57144.4 %50.0 %0.0 %16.884.925.990.0
2006Royals (AAA)22724032.010.973.381.13.22488.4 %  1.974.00  
2006Royals11943044.28.874.841.01.26972.7 %34.5 %9.8 %4.434.314.460.2
2008Marlins (AAA)111119025.212.622.100.35.29679.7 %39.6 %4.8 %2.102.022.65 
2008Marlins31159054.010.003.670.83.26284.8 %39.7 %9.4 %2.003.453.540.9
2009Rays (AAA)22013017.17.275.712.08.33371.4 %35.2 %22.2 %6.236.784.83 
2009Rays30342040.18.036.021.56.22575.7 %32.2 %12.1 %4.025.655.28-0.5
2010Red Sox (AAA)32116021.28.725.820.42.30482.3 %35.2 %5.0 %2.493.994.50 
2010Mariners (AAA)000808.09.007.880.00.38564.7 %40.0 %0.0 %6.754.215.17 
2010Red Sox000808.19.726.482.16.42964.0 %36.7 %12.5 %9.726.205.42-0.1
Total- - -72131570152.09.124.971.18.27872.4 %36.0 %10.6 %4.384.604.430.4

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2001Braves0036.0020000  2.0167981201000
2004Red Sox0016.8830000002.2174550302005
2006Royals (AAA)221.972400071232.01261997412242039
2006Royals114.434300095144.2193372222524411044
2008Marlins (AAA)112.1019000110125.298176616011036
2008Marlins312.0059000111454.0230421612522423060
2009Rays (AAA)226.231300001117.185221412411120014
2009Rays304.024200037140.1182322218727113136
2010Red Sox (AAA)322.491600014121.2931876114111021
2010Mariners (AAA)006.7580000108.04110660700108
2010Red Sox009.7280000008.14514992600009
Total- - -724.3815700013236152.0683136837420849771154

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2001Braves0.009.000.004.500.0 %12.5 %-12.5 %.5384.50.50011.6 %83832514.05
2001Average6.743.292.051.1317.3 %8.5 %8.9 %.2591.38.29271.2 %  4.57
2004Red Sox16.8810.131.670.0029.4 %17.7 %11.8 %.3332.63.57144.4 %3571124.92
2004Average6.603.361.961.1316.9 %8.6 %8.3 %.2611.40.29371.4 %  4.62
2006Royals (AAA)10.973.383.251.1331.0 %9.5 %21.4 %.1730.97.22488.4 %  4.00
2006Royals8.874.841.831.0122.8 %12.4 %10.4 %.2201.37.26972.7 %97974.31
2006Average6.593.302.001.1216.8 %8.4 %8.4 %.2651.41.29870.9 %  4.58
2008Marlins (AAA)12.622.106.000.3536.7 %6.1 %30.6 %.1870.90.29679.7 %  2.02
2008Marlins10.003.672.730.8326.1 %9.6 %16.5 %.2041.19.26284.8 %46813.45
2008Average6.833.392.011.0117.5 %8.7 %8.8 %.2591.39.29671.4 %  4.39
2009Rays (AAA)7.275.711.272.0816.5 %12.9 %3.5 %.3061.90.33371.4 %  6.78
2009Rays8.036.021.331.5619.8 %14.8 %4.9 %.2081.46.22575.7 %941305.65
2009Average6.993.462.021.0518.0 %8.9 %9.1 %.2581.39.29571.9 %  4.42
2010Red Sox (AAA)8.725.821.500.4222.6 %15.1 %7.5 %.2311.48.30482.3 %  3.99
2010Mariners (AAA)9.007.881.140.0019.5 %17.1 %2.4 %.2942.13.38564.7 %  4.21
2010Red Sox9.726.481.502.1620.0 %13.3 %6.7 %.3592.40.42964.0 %2241516.20
2010Average7.133.282.170.9618.5 %8.5 %10.0 %.2531.35.29372.2 %  4.20
Total- - -9.124.971.831.1822.6 %12.3 %10.2 %.2301.45.27872.4 %1001064.60

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2004Red Sox1.5016.7 %50.0 %33.3 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %57.1 %14.3 %28.6 %0.0 %85.7 %14.3 %4.031325.99
2006Royals0.8022.7 %34.5 %42.9 %7.8 %9.8 %4.9 %25.0 %39.0 %31.7 %29.3 %20.3 %48.8 %30.9 %4.12994.46
2008Marlins (AAA)1.0020.8 %39.6 %39.6 %23.8 %4.8 %  34.0 %34.0 %32.1 %     2.65
2008Marlins1.0622.7 %39.7 %37.6 %20.8 %9.4 %7.1 %0.0 %36.6 %35.9 %27.6 %20.0 %48.3 %31.7 %3.17823.54
2009Rays (AAA)1.0631.5 %35.2 %33.3 %22.2 %22.2 %  51.7 %22.4 %25.9 %     4.83
2009Rays0.6417.4 %32.2 %50.4 %12.1 %12.1 %16.2 %33.3 %36.4 %32.2 %31.4 %16.9 %55.9 %27.1 %4.781195.28
2010Red Sox (AAA)0.9527.8 %35.2 %37.0 %10.0 %5.0 %  36.2 %27.6 %36.2 %     4.50
2010Mariners (AAA)1.6736.0 %40.0 %24.0 %50.0 %0.0 %  56.0 %4.0 %40.0 %     5.17
2010Red Sox0.6910.0 %36.7 %53.3 %6.3 %12.5 %9.1 %0.0 %43.3 %33.3 %23.3 %10.0 %56.7 %33.3 %4.411305.42
Total- - -0.8220.2 %36.0 %43.8 %12.8 %10.6 %8.8 %16.7 %38.1 %33.1 %28.8 %18.2 %51.8 %30.0 %3.951004.43

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2004Red Sox32100100344579
2006Royals415127424117309486795
2008Marlins (AAA)2121115    139254393
2008Marlins5653321144031357574931
2009Rays (AAA)1918174    125197322
2009Rays375820763119290457747
2010Red Sox (AAA)1920152    148222370
2010Mariners (AAA)10693    7497171
2010Red Sox111631100267112179
Total- - -14818083231312269105716742731

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2001Braves-0.06-0.060.01-7.96-0.800.120.100.100.002-0.40-0.0600
2004Red Sox-0.12-0.240.11-1.67-0.170.530.260.291.572-0.16-0.0701
2006Royals1.25-3.454.704.090.381.271.111.161.65230.110.87146
2008Marlins0.15-4.464.615.620.581.171.021.331.37390.55-0.421310
2009Rays-0.41-3.102.69-5.27-0.590.990.821.191.0929-0.05-0.37107
2010Red Sox-0.04-0.220.18-5.29-0.580.220.350.360.334-0.180.0000
Total- - -0.77-11.5412.31-10.49-1.191.050.921.161.2999-0.130.873724

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2004Red Sox54.4% (90.4)  12.7% (76.0)32.9% (78.9)   
2006Royals65.6% (90.0)3.0% (84.5) 2.3% (74.3)29.1% (80.6)  3.3%
2008Marlins65.2% (89.6)0.4% (85.3) 1.1% (73.3)33.3% (79.1)  1.5%
2009Rays71.5% (87.0)2.2% (83.6) 0.7% (74.0)25.7% (76.9)  1.5%
2010Red Sox73.7% (88.3)  2.3% (73.0)24.0% (77.7)  2.2%
Total- - -67.3% (88.7)1.6% (84.2) 1.8% (74.2)29.4% (78.8)  2.0%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2008Marlins65.3 %    0.3 %1.0 %   33.4 %   
2009Rays70.2 %0.1 %0.4 %0.1 %  2.6 %   26.6 %   
2010Red Sox69.3 % 4.5 %26.3 %          
Total- - -67.7 %0.1 %0.6 %2.6 % 0.2 %1.5 %   27.4 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2008Marlins89.3    88.580.2   78.7  
2009Rays87.089.086.777.9  83.6   77.0  
2010Red Sox88.3 87.177.2         
Total- - -88.289.087.077.2 88.582.5   78.0  

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2008Marlins64.2 %1.5 %  33.2 % 1.1 %    
2009Rays71.4 %2.3 %  25.7 % 0.7 %    
2010Red Sox73.7 %   23.5 % 2.8 %    
Total- - -68.0 %1.7 %  29.2 % 1.1 %    

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2008Marlins90.286.8  79.6 74.0   
2009Rays87.984.5  77.9 74.2   
2010Red Sox88.3   77.7 72.9   
Total- - -89.085.6  78.9 73.8   

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2004Red Sox-0.1  -1.1-0.4  -0.35  -11.06-1.41  
2006Royals1.40.0 -0.80.5  0.28-0.10 -4.240.23  
2008Marlins9.60.0 -0.61.4  1.610.75 -5.540.47  
2009Rays1.40.5 -0.7-4.4  0.273.32 -14.87-2.34  
2010Red Sox-3.1  -0.6-1.4  -2.40  -15.30-3.26  
Total- - -9.10.5 -3.8-4.2  0.511.25 -8.04-0.54  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2008Marlins8.5    0.00.5   -0.4  
2009Rays0.80.20.10.3  0.9   -3.5  
2010Red Sox-1.3 -1.8-2.0         
Total- - -8.10.2-1.7-1.8 0.01.4   -3.9  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2008Marlins1.43    -1.655.13   -0.13  
2009Rays0.1622.882.5425.01  4.84   -1.76  
2010Red Sox-1.03 -22.19-4.26         
Total- - -0.6522.88-15.44-3.65 -1.654.93   -0.78  

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2008Marlins9.4-0.4  0.4 -0.6   
2009Rays1.70.5  -2.4 -1.0   
2010Red Sox-3.1   -1.3 -0.7   
Total- - -8.00.1  -3.2 -2.2   

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2008Marlins1.61-2.65  0.15 -5.54   
2009Rays0.322.83  -1.24 -19.65   
2010Red Sox-2.32   -3.09 -14.12   
Total- - -0.640.35  -0.60 -11.21   

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2004Red Sox19.1 %81.1 %48.1 %25.0 %80.0 %68.4 %46.8 %41.2 %15.2 %
2004Average20.5 %69.0 %45.6 %61.6 %85.1 %80.0 %51.7 %58.4 %9.1 %
2006Royals21.4 %66.0 %44.4 %59.3 %81.6 %76.4 %51.6 %57.5 %10.3 %
2006Average23.1 %66.6 %45.7 %57.5 %88.5 %81.0 %52.0 %58.8 %8.6 %
2008Marlins26.5 %63.7 %44.5 %50.8 %82.0 %72.4 %48.4 %55.7 %12.1 %
2008Average24.9 %65.4 %45.4 %61.6 %87.9 %80.7 %50.5 %58.6 %8.7 %
2009Rays19.6 %68.2 %44.3 %66.2 %85.1 %81.0 %50.8 %56.0 %8.3 %
2009Average24.9 %66.0 %44.9 %62.0 %87.8 %80.5 %48.7 %58.2 %8.7 %
2010Red Sox29.4 %56.6 %42.3 %81.5 %83.0 %82.4 %47.4 %40.0 %7.3 %
2010Average28.6 %64.4 %45.0 %66.4 %88.1 %80.7 %45.8 %58.8 %8.6 %
Total- - -23.2 %65.7 %44.4 %58.5 %82.8 %76.4 %49.9 %54.9 %10.3 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2008Marlins29.1 %61.0 %44.6 %58.8 %81.9 %74.1 %48.7 %23.5
2008Average28.0 %62.5 %45.3 %65.9 %88.0 %81.2 %50.3 %21.6
2009Rays25.3 %62.2 %44.0 %73.1 %85.5 %82.0 %50.5 %23.5
2009Average27.9 %61.4 %44.8 %65.5 %88.0 %81.0 %50.4 %21.4
2010Red Sox25.3 %55.2 %41.3 %81.0 %83.0 %82.4 %53.6 %22.9
2010Average28.4 %61.3 %44.9 %64.6 %87.9 %80.6 %50.4 %21.5
Total- - -27.2 %60.9 %44.0 %66.0 %83.5 %78.1 %49.9 %23.4

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2008Marlins28.7 %60.9 %44.6 %58.3 %81.8 %74.1 %49.5 %23.3
2009Rays25.2 %60.9 %44.0 %69.7 %86.6 %82.0 %52.6 %23.4
2010Red Sox28.2 %53.2 %41.3 %79.2 %84.0 %82.4 %52.5 %22.9
Total- - -27.3 %60.1 %44.0 %64.5 %84.0 %78.1 %51.0 %23.3

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2001BravesP202.0000  0        .000 
2004Red SoxP302.2000000000 0   .000 
2006Royals (AAA)P24032.0131  0          
2006RoyalsP43044.2350001001 2   1.000 
2008Marlins (AAA)P19025.2270  0          
2008MarlinsP59054.0260000000 4   1.000 
2009Rays (AAA)P13017.1120  0          
2009RaysP42040.1131010000 6   .800 
2010Red Sox (AAA)P16021.2050  1          
2010Mariners (AAA)P808.0000  0          
2010Red SoxP808.1000000000 0   .000 
Total- - -P1570152.06141011001 12   .952 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSZrCERArSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZFSRFRMARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2004Red SoxP2.20 0  000            
2006RoyalsP44.20 0  000            
2008MarlinsP54.00 -1  010     -0.6      
2009RaysP40.10 -1  0-2-3     0.0      
2010Red SoxP8.10 0  000     -0.1      
Total- - -P152.00 -2  0-1-3     -0.6      

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2001Braves-0.3-0.2-0.1-0.2-1.2-0.1  
2004Red Sox-0.2-0.10.0-0.2-0.10.0$0.0 
2006Royals0.40.30.00.21.80.2$0.8 
2008Marlins1.60.40.30.69.50.9$5.9 
2009Rays0.00.6-0.20.4-4.8-0.5($3.0) 
2010Red Sox-0.3-0.30.1-0.2-1.1-0.1($0.7) 
Total- - -1.20.60.10.74.00.4$3.0$0

  • $0.2m / 1 Years (2010) (Edit)
    • signed by Boston Red Sox on 2/1/2010 (Minor League)
    • 2010: $0M
    • Incentives: $735,000 salary if he makes the team
    • Originally Reported By: Ken Rosenthal
    • Source: weei.com, Hat Tip: sports.espn.go.com
    • Submitted by Sam Bauman
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  • 1996 June Amateur Draft - Round: 4, Pick: 27, Overall: 122
    • Team: Atlanta Braves
    • School: University of San Francisco
  • 1994 June Amateur Draft - Round: 57, Pick: 16, Overall: 1486
    • Team: Toronto Blue Jays
    • School: Seminole Junior College
  • 1993 June Amateur Draft - Round: 52, Pick: 19, Overall: 1425
    • Team: Toronto Blue Jays
    • School: Notre Dame HS (Alameda, CA)