Brett Nicholas

 
Age: 31
Bats/Throws: L/R
6' 2" / 220
C
Birthdate: 7/18/1988 (31 y, 3 m, 5 d)
Drafted: 2010 June Amateur Draft - Round: 6, Pick: 21, Overall: 196, Team: Texas Rangers
Service Time: 0.153
Reported as the pre-2019 value.
0 years and 153 days days of service time.
  
MiLB Options: 1
Reported as the pre-2019 season number of waiver options remaining.

RotoWire News: Nicholas announced on his personal Twitter page Monday that he's elected to retire. (5/6/2019)

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SeasonTeamGPAHRRRBISBBB%K%ISOBABIPAVGOBPSLGwOBAwRC+BsROffDefWAR
2010Rangers (R)3701300.0 %14.3 %.167.200.167.286.333.30085    
2010Rangers (A-)512163243229.3 %22.7 %.099.310.245.319.344.31592    
2011Rangers (A-)6327363545113.9 %16.5 %.174.315.277.386.451.389136    
2011Rangers (A+)311000018.2 %27.3 %.111.167.111.273.222.24952    
2012Rangers (A+)1225048496358.7 %16.7 %.128.329.285.351.413.344112    
2013Rangers (AA)13657521719128.0 %21.4 %.186.336.289.357.474.363131    
2014Rangers (AAA)12749110405845.5 %22.8 %.115.341.274.322.389.31783    
2015Rangers (AAA)10943812496326.2 %18.0 %.144.303.268.314.412.32291    
2016Rangers (AAA)10144713575828.5 %19.7 %.170.338.288.351.458.357115    
2016Rangers154525408.9 %20.0 %.275.310.275.356.550.383135-0.21.71.00.4
2017Rangers (AAA)692937353824.4 %20.1 %.158.375.311.353.469.358112    
2017Rangers2265271103.1 %20.0 %.159.271.238.262.397.27961-2.1-5.2-3.3-0.6
2018Padres (AAA)11745616658318.1 %18.9 %.194.332.291.353.485.367118    
2019THE BAT83213306.2 %24.1 %.135.300.240.293.374.29064    
2019Depth Charts83214406.0 %21.1 %.147.315.264.313.411.31380-0.1-0.80.20.0
2019Steamer83013306.1 %22.1 %.140.321.264.314.404.311780.0-0.8-0.10.0
2019ZiPS10943612505716.0 %20.2 %.153.310.265.313.418.31581-0.9-10.86.51.0
2019White Sox (AA)41401000.0 %28.6 %.071.100.071.071.143.095-50    
Total- - -371104121505.5 %20.0 %.204.286.252.300.456.32292-2.3-3.5-2.3-0.2

SeasonTeamGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2010Rangers (R)3671010013001100000.167
2010Rangers (A-)5119221647341003243220149220420.245
2011Rangers (A-)6322427362352106354538045551510.277
2011Rangers (A+)39111010000203000000.111
2012Rangers (A+)122446504127863308496344384680851.285
2013Rangers (AA)1365065751469725321719146712313100821.289
2014Rangers (AAA)127452491124932011040582721127411141.274
2015Rangers (AAA)10940343810874220124963271792511222.268
2016Rangers (AAA)10140044711574271135758381883331522.288
2016Rangers15404511450254409100200.275
2017Rangers (AAA)6927329385581827353813159511821.311
2017Rangers2263651594027112013000200.238
2018Padres (AAA)11741245612073301166583370864301311.291
2019THE BAT829327520133208000100.240
2019Depth Charts829328520144207000 00.264
2019Steamer827307520133207000 00.264
2019ZiPS10940443610770241125057261883211312.265
2019White Sox (AA)414141010010004000200.071
Total- - -37103110261390412156022100400.252

SeasonTeamBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOSpdBABIPUBRwGDPwSBwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2010Rangers (R)0.0 %14.3 %0.00.167.286.333.619.1672.6.200  0.01-0.1.30085
2010Rangers (A-)9.3 %22.7 %0.41.245.319.344.663.0993.5.310  0.523-2.0.31592
2011Rangers (A-)13.9 %16.5 %0.84.277.386.451.837.1742.5.315  -0.14612.0.389136
2011Rangers (A+)18.2 %27.3 %0.67.111.273.222.495.1110.1.167  0.01-0.6.24952
2012Rangers (A+)8.7 %16.7 %0.52.285.351.413.764.1282.9.329  0.4677.1.344112
2013Rangers (AA)8.0 %21.4 %0.37.289.357.474.831.1863.5.336  -0.28620.4.363131
2014Rangers (AAA)5.5 %22.8 %0.24.274.322.389.712.1152.9.341  0.354-10.6.31783
2015Rangers (AAA)6.2 %18.0 %0.34.268.314.412.725.1442.3.303  -0.749-5.1.32291
2016Rangers (AAA)8.5 %19.7 %0.43.288.351.458.809.1702.8.338  -0.6658.5.357115
2016Rangers8.9 %20.0 %0.44.275.356.550.906.2751.0.3100.2-0.40.082.4.383135
2016Average8.2 %21.1 %0.39.255.322.417.739.1624.9.300     .318 
2017Rangers (AAA)4.4 %20.1 %0.22.311.353.469.822.1584.0.375  -0.2434.6.358112
2017Rangers3.1 %20.0 %0.15.238.262.397.658.1591.6.271-1.9-0.20.06-2.3.27961
2017Average8.5 %21.6 %0.39.255.324.426.750.1715.0.300     .321 
2018Padres (AAA)8.1 %18.9 %0.43.291.353.485.839.1942.8.332  -0.47010.9.367118
2019THE BAT6.2 %24.1 %0.26.240.293.374.667.1351.1.300  0.03-0.6.29064
2019Depth Charts6.0 %21.1 %0.29.264.313.411.724.1471.6.3150.0 0.040.0.31380
2019Steamer6.1 %22.1 %0.28.264.314.404.718.1401.1.3210.0 0.03-0.1.31178
2019ZiPS6.0 %20.2 %0.30.265.313.418.731.1532.5.310  -0.9510.2.31581
2019White Sox (AA)0.0 %28.6 %0.00.071.071.143.214.0712.6.100  0.0-1-2.3.095-50
Total- - -5.5 %20.0 %0.27.252.300.456.756.2041.3.286-1.7-0.60.0130.1.32292

SeasonAgeGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBSOSBCSBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwSBwOBAWAR
201930109404436107702411250572688126.0 %20.2 %0.30.265.313.418.731.153.310-0.9.3151.0
20203110137540499632311246532380115.7 %19.8 %0.29.264.310.427.737.163.305-0.4.3171.0
2021329736038895622111143492275115.7 %19.3 %0.29.264.310.419.730.156.304-0.4.3140.8

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%
2010Rangers (R)3.0020.0 %60.0 %20.0 %0.0 %0.0 %  80.0 %0.0 %20.0 %   
2010Rangers (A-)1.0714.3 %44.3 %41.4 %24.1 %5.2 %  41.4 %17.9 %40.7 %   
2011Rangers (A-)1.3516.4 %48.1 %35.5 %12.3 %9.2 %  34.6 %27.0 %38.4 %   
2011Rangers (A+)3.0033.3 %50.0 %16.7 %0.0 %0.0 %  50.0 %50.0 %0.0 %   
2012Rangers (A+)1.1818.4 %44.2 %37.4 %16.2 %5.9 %  42.1 %24.3 %33.7 %   
2013Rangers (AA)0.9323.5 %37.0 %39.5 %12.4 %13.7 %  39.2 %25.2 %35.6 %   
2014Rangers (AAA)1.1419.2 %43.1 %37.8 %13.3 %7.8 %  43.5 %23.2 %33.3 %   
2015Rangers (AAA)1.5620.5 %48.4 %31.1 %12.0 %12.0 %  45.3 %22.7 %32.0 %   
2016Rangers (AAA)1.3223.3 %43.6 %33.1 %12.9 %12.9 %  41.7 %25.8 %32.5 %   
2016Rangers0.7122.6 %32.3 %45.2 %7.1 %14.3 %0.0 %0.0 %22.6 %51.6 %25.8 %16.1 %51.6 %32.3 %
2017Rangers (AAA)1.0422.0 %39.7 %38.3 %20.7 %8.5 %  34.7 %27.8 %37.5 %   
2017Rangers1.1826.0 %40.0 %34.0 %17.6 %11.8 %5.0 %0.0 %38.0 %20.0 %42.0 %18.0 %50.0 %32.0 %
2018Padres (AAA)1.0721.1 %40.9 %38.1 %18.7 %13.0 %  40.9 %22.7 %36.4 %   
2019White Sox (AA)1.2510.0 %50.0 %40.0 %25.0 %0.0 %  60.0 %20.0 %20.0 %   
Total- - -0.9724.7 %37.0 %38.3 %12.9 %12.9 %3.3 %0.0 %32.1 %32.1 %35.8 %17.3 %50.6 %32.1 %

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHBallsStrikesPitches
2010Rangers (R)3110   1910
2010Rangers (A-)62582014   95294389
2011Rangers (A-)8865308   178332510
2011Rangers (A+)3120   81523
2012Rangers (A+)1611366722   274724998
2013Rangers (AA)1431539119   79514072202
2014Rangers (AAA)1461286517   58712791866
2015Rangers (AAA)1561006612   54911211670
2016Rangers (AAA)1331017113   55310971650
2016Rangers10147100072113185
2017Rangers (AAA)85824717   3727251097
2017Rangers201713310059166225
2018Padres (AAA)1321236823   61111411752
2019White Sox (AA)5411   124658
Total- - -3031204100131279410

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIphLIPHWPA/LIClutch
2016Rangers-0.33-0.830.500.020.000.90 00.11-0.48
2017Rangers0.23-1.021.250.030.010.861.243-0.190.46
Total- - --0.10-1.851.750.050.010.871.243-0.08-0.03

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2016Rangers51.4% (91.0)15.7% (83.0)3.8% (88.3)7.0% (75.5)9.2% (81.1)4.9% (84.6)8.1% (74.1) 
2017Rangers62.7% (92.8)14.7% (83.5)4.9% (89.2)7.1% (79.7)9.8% (84.6)0.9% (87.0)  
Total- - -57.6% (92.1)15.1% (83.3)4.4% (88.8)7.1% (77.8)9.5% (83.1)2.7% (85.0)3.7% (74.1) 

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2016Rangers33.5 %9.2 %5.4 %4.9 % 4.9 %14.1 %6.5 %1.6 % 10.8 % 9.2 % 
2017Rangers38.9 %17.6 %1.0 %  6.7 %18.7 %5.7 %2.1 % 9.3 %   
Total- - -36.2 %13.5 %3.2 %2.4 % 5.8 %16.4 %6.1 %1.9 % 10.1 % 4.5 % 

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2016Rangers91.590.790.085.7 89.883.275.379.7 82.5 73.6
2017Rangers92.592.490.6  92.483.878.981.4 84.2  
Total- - -92.091.890.185.7 91.483.577.080.7 83.3 73.6

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2016Rangers30.8 %6.5 %6.0 %17.3 %7.6 %14.1 %8.7 % 9.2 %  
2017Rangers47.1 %4.9 %0.4 %15.1 %10.2 %15.1 %7.1 %    
Total- - -39.8 %5.6 %2.9 %16.1 %9.0 %14.6 %7.8 % 4.2 %  

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2016Rangers92.890.686.591.383.584.277.6 74.5 
2017Rangers93.289.684.492.985.183.980.0   
Total- - -93.190.186.392.184.584.078.8 74.5 

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2016Rangers1.80.1-0.30.6-2.7-0.62.51.930.23-3.925.00-16.00-6.6416.45
2017Rangers-0.8-1.5-0.7-1.21.20.1 -0.55-4.68-6.67-7.745.363.76 
Total- - -1.1-1.5-1.0-0.6-1.5-0.52.50.45-2.39-5.60-2.03-3.95-4.7516.45

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2016Rangers1.01.1-0.2-0.4 0.0-1.30.71.3 -3.2 2.5
2017Rangers0.8-1.0-0.3  -1.6-1.4-1.1-0.3 0.3  
Total- - -1.80.1-0.5-0.4 -1.7-2.7-0.41.0 -2.8 2.5

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2016Rangers1.636.21-2.21-4.61 -0.29-5.105.6543.54 -15.88 14.44
2017Rangers1.09-2.94-15.79  -12.54-3.87-9.92-6.74 1.90  
Total- - -1.340.11-4.47-4.61 -7.53-4.38-1.8014.81 -7.46 14.44

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2016Rangers0.8-0.5-0.61.0 -1.32.0 2.5 
2017Rangers-0.4-0.70.0-0.5 -1.6-1.2   
Total- - -0.5-1.2-0.60.4 -2.90.8 2.5 

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2016Rangers1.43-3.93-5.823.08-17.89-5.0212.55 14.44 
2017Rangers-0.35-6.772.97-1.595.39-4.82-7.70   
Total- - -0.28-5.29-5.090.67-3.42-4.912.43 14.44 

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2016Rangers32.1 %60.5 %43.8 %62.9 %73.9 %69.1 %41.1 %48.9 %13.5 %
2016Average30.3 %66.7 %46.5 %63.9 %86.3 %78.2 %44.6 %60.3 %10.1 %
2017Rangers47.2 %75.5 %60.0 %65.5 %87.0 %77.8 %45.3 %61.5 %13.3 %
2017Average29.9 %66.7 %46.5 %62.9 %85.5 %77.5 %45.0 %60.3 %10.4 %
Total- - -40.1 %69.1 %52.7 %64.5 %82.1 %74.5 %43.4 %56.4 %13.4 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2016Rangers27.8 %61.4 %43.8 %51.9 %79.6 %70.4 %47.6 %20.8
2016Average30.6 %63.9 %46.5 %62.1 %86.5 %78.1 %47.8 %22.7
2017Rangers53.0 %67.7 %60.1 %64.2 %87.3 %76.7 %48.2 %24.8
2017Average30.3 %64.1 %46.5 %61.2 %85.8 %77.4 %47.9 %23.8
Total- - -40.6 %64.6 %52.1 %60.0 %83.8 %74.1 %47.9 %22.8

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2016Rangers28.1 %60.7 %43.8 %55.6 %77.8 %70.4 %48.1 %21.5
2017Rangers52.9 %68.6 %60.0 %64.6 %90.0 %77.8 %45.3 %26.5
Total- - -42.0 %64.9 %52.7 %62.0 %84.7 %75.0 %46.6 %24.1

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2017RangersP101.0100000000 0   1.000 
2018Padres (AAA)P100.1000  0          
Total- - -P101.0100000000 0   1.000 
2010Rangers (R)C103.0500  0    102   
2010Rangers (A-)C3736325.0310340  3    46187   
2011Rangers (A-)C121088.096110  3    1170   
2011Rangers (A+)C3324.01850  0    120   
2012Rangers (A+)C111196.07172  0    1202   
2013Rangers (AA)C1414127.2108111  2    1161   
2014Rangers (AAA)C7471605.2586425  5    61189   
2015Rangers (AAA)C4848416.1330292  3    40152   
2016Rangers (AAA)C7069631.0470385  3    55157   
2016RangersC1510103.09650000011 32291.000 
2017Rangers (AAA)C4443366.0302192  6    26122   
2017RangersC1916145.010670001111 100061.000 
2018Padres (AAA)C5550446.1412273  2    46158   
2019White Sox (AA)C3324.02200  1    420   
Total- - -C3426248.0202120001122 1322151.000 
2011Rangers (A-)1B3030258.0226212  18          
2012Rangers (A+)1B106106919.29266611  96          
2013Rangers (AA)1B1171151030.1991797  98          
2014Rangers (AAA)1B4441364.0339321  41          
2015Rangers (AAA)1B4745405.2379382  38          
2016Rangers (AAA)1B1918167.2165180  17          
2017Rangers (AAA)1B8858.24870  2          
2018Padres (AAA)1B4844391.2361253  42          
2017Rangers (AAA)3B3218.0170  1          

SeasonTeamPosInnrSZrCERArSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZFSRFRMARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2017RangersP1.00 0  000     0.0      
Total- - -P1.00 0  000     0.0      
2016RangersC103.0100  -2 -1    -10.1      
2017RangersC145.0-30-1  0 -4     -3.5      
Total- - -C248.0-20-1  -2 -5    -1-3.4      

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2017RangersP1.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (1)
Total- - -P1.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (1)
2016RangersC103.00.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (2)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)
2017RangersC145.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (5)0.0%      (5)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)100.0%      (5)
Total- - -C248.00.0%      (1)0.0%      (5)0.0%      (7)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)100.0%      (5)

SeasonTeamInnVotesInstinctsFirst StepSpeedHandsReleaseArm StrengthArm AccuracyOverallFSR
2016Rangers103.043241433031384337-1
Total- - -103.043241433031384337-1

SeasonTeamBattingBase RunningFieldingPositionalOffenseDefenseLeagueReplacementRARWARDollarsSalary
2016Rangers1.9-0.20.10.91.71.00.21.44.30.4$3.5 
2017Rangers-3.1-2.1-4.51.2-5.2-3.30.22.0-6.3-0.6($5.0) 
Total- - --1.2-2.3-4.42.1-3.5-2.30.43.4-2.0-0.2($1.5) 

  • 2010 June Amateur Draft - Round: 6, Pick: 21, Overall: 196
    • Team: Texas Rangers
    • School: Missouri