Nolan Fontana

Texas Rangers (AAA)
Age: 28
Bats/Throws: L/R
5' 11" / 195
2B

RotoWire News: Fontana signed a minor-league contract with the Rangers on Wednesday, Brandon Warne of ZoneCoverage.com reports. (12/19/2018)

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SeasonTeamGPAHRRRBISBBB%K%ISOBABIPAVGOBPSLGwOBAwRC+BsROffDefWAR
2012Astros (A)49222237251229.3 %19.8 %.113.302.225.464.338.401144    
2013Astros (A+)104499888601620.4 %20.0 %.140.327.259.415.399.376125    
2014Astros (AA)6630513326520.0 %24.9 %.114.383.262.418.376.377138    
2015Astros (AAA)11745635640616.2 %21.7 %.116.317.241.369.357.339102    
2016Astros (AA)1044044118.2 %11.4 %.111.323.278.409.389.354127    
2016Astros (AAA)1064073352747.9 %26.5 %.067.266.195.268.262.24843    
2017Angels (AAA)1054531082511416.6 %21.4 %.177.338.271.396.449.374123    
2017Angels1223111113.0 %34.8 %.150.000.050.174.200.1763-0.4-3.20.6-0.2
2018Angels (AAA)4519132724420.9 %19.9 %.179.290.234.397.414.369120    
2018Angels81211108.3 %50.0 %.273.000.091.167.364.227410.1-0.80.20.0
2019Steamer01000011.8 %27.5 %.106.284.206.305.312.278750.00.00.00.0
2019ZiPS9235964029613.9 %27.6 %.124.284.207.322.331.29376-0.2-10.65.30.7
2019Texas (AAA)29112197016.1 %29.5 %.077.241.165.313.242.27050    
2019Steamer (R)01000012.4 %28.8 %.103.290.206.310.309.277640.00.00.00.0
Total- - -2035222111.4 %40.0 %.194.000.065.171.258.19416-0.3-3.90.8-0.2

SeasonTeamGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2012Astros (A)4915122234229123725650443123122.225
2013Astros (A+)104386499100681868886010211003356165.259
2014Astros (AA)66229305603721113326610762211058.262
2015Astros (AAA)1173614568757216356407409936121611.241
2016Astros (AA)10364410640044825000110.278
2016Astros (AAA)106359407705215033527320108547243.195
2017Angels (AAA)1053614539858264108251752973683142.271
2017Angels1220231000111308000111.050
2018Angels (AAA)4514519134171133272440038132141.234
2018Angels811121000111106000000.091
2019Steamer0110000000000000 00.206
2019ZiPS9229935962391526402950199235263.207
2019Texas (AAA)299111215104019718033210100.165
2019Steamer (R)0110000000000000 00.206
Total- - -20313520002224014000111.065

SeasonTeamBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOSpdBABIPUBRwGDPwSBwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2012Astros (A)29.3 %19.8 %1.48.225.464.338.801.1136.3.302  1.14012.1.401144
2013Astros (A+)20.4 %20.0 %1.02.259.415.399.814.1406.9.327  0.88416.7.376125
2014Astros (AA)20.0 %24.9 %0.80.262.418.376.794.1143.3.383  -2.24713.0.377138
2015Astros (AAA)16.2 %21.7 %0.75.241.369.357.727.1165.3.317  -3.9581.0.339102
2016Astros (AA)18.2 %11.4 %1.60.278.409.389.798.1113.7.323  0.261.3.354127
2016Astros (AAA)7.9 %26.5 %0.30.195.268.262.529.0673.0.266  -0.622-29.3.24843
2017Angels (AAA)16.6 %21.4 %0.77.271.396.449.844.1776.9.338  1.77313.4.374123
2017Angels13.0 %34.8 %0.38.050.174.200.374.1503.0.0000.0-0.2-0.20-2.8.1763
2017Average8.5 %21.6 %0.39.255.324.426.750.1715.0.300     .321 
2018Angels (AAA)20.9 %19.9 %1.05.234.397.414.811.1796.5.290  0.3305.0.369120
2018Angels8.3 %50.0 %0.17.091.167.364.530.2730.1.0000.00.10.01-0.9.22741
2018Average8.5 %22.3 %0.38.248.318.409.728.1615.0.296     .315 
2019Steamer11.8 %27.5 %0.43.206.305.312.617.1060.1.2840.0 0.000.0.27875
2019ZiPS13.9 %27.6 %0.51.207.322.331.653.1244.7.284  -0.236-6.2.29376
2019Texas (AAA)16.1 %29.5 %0.55.165.313.242.554.0771.1.241  0.08-8.2.27050
2019Steamer (R)12.4 %28.8 %0.43.206.310.309.619.1034.0.2900.0 0.000.0.27764
Total- - -11.4 %40.0 %0.29.065.171.258.429.1942.9.0000.0-0.1-0.21-3.7.19416

SeasonAgeGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBSOSBCSBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwSBwOBAWAR
2019289229935962391526402950996313.9 %27.6 %0.51.207.322.331.653.124.284-0.2.2930.7
2020298828534359361526392948935314.0 %27.1 %0.52.207.322.337.659.130.280-0.4.2950.6
2021308627833459361526382846865313.8 %25.7 %0.53.212.325.345.671.133.280-0.4.2990.6

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%
2012Astros (A)1.0324.8 %38.1 %37.1 %17.9 %5.1 %  45.9 %22.9 %31.2 %   
2013Astros (A+)1.2518.1 %45.6 %36.3 %13.7 %7.8 %  45.4 %25.8 %28.9 %   
2014Astros (AA)0.9218.3 %39.2 %42.5 %15.4 %1.5 %  47.0 %25.6 %27.4 %   
2015Astros (AAA)1.0226.4 %37.2 %36.4 %9.5 %3.2 %  46.6 %25.3 %28.1 %   
2016Astros (AA)0.7725.8 %32.3 %41.9 %23.1 %0.0 %  45.2 %19.4 %35.5 %   
2016Astros (AAA)1.0016.0 %42.0 %42.0 %21.0 %2.9 %  44.8 %31.3 %23.9 %   
2017Angels (AAA)0.6121.2 %29.9 %48.9 %16.3 %7.8 %  42.5 %30.2 %27.3 %   
2017Angels1.758.3 %58.3 %33.3 %0.0 %25.0 %0.0 %0.0 %41.7 %58.3 %0.0 %25.0 %41.7 %33.3 %
2018Angels (AAA)0.8615.5 %39.1 %45.5 %10.0 %6.0 %  36.0 %32.4 %31.5 %   
2018Angels0.3320.0 %20.0 %60.0 %0.0 %33.3 %0.0 %0.0 %60.0 %20.0 %20.0 %0.0 %60.0 %40.0 %
2019Texas (AAA)0.9622.4 %37.9 %39.7 %21.7 %4.3 %  39.0 %18.6 %42.4 %   
Total- - -1.1411.8 %47.1 %41.2 %0.0 %28.6 %0.0 %0.0 %47.1 %47.1 %5.9 %17.6 %47.1 %35.3 %

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHBallsStrikesPitches
2012Astros (A)4039267   275250525
2013Astros (A+)1281025114   5217031224
2014Astros (AA)60652810   5737481321
2015Astros (AAA)9795699   87311792052
2016Astros (AA)101383   85104189
2016Astros (AAA)1051054022   59610561652
2017Angels (AAA)791295621   81311421955
2017Angels7410000395392
2018Angels (AAA)4350175   412552964
2018Angels1310000153247
2019Texas (AAA)2223135   206280486
Total- - -87200005485139

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIphLIPHWPA/LIClutch
2017Angels-0.49-0.530.04-3.79-0.390.840.151-0.39-0.19
2018Angels-0.11-0.330.22-2.37-0.251.140.851-0.08-0.02
Total- - --0.60-0.860.26-6.15-0.640.940.502-0.47-0.17

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2017Angels50.0% (92.3)8.7% (80.9)9.8% (89.4)10.9% (77.7)20.7% (82.3)   
2018Angels61.7% (91.9)17.0% (83.1)2.1% (86.0)19.1% (78.1)    
Total- - -54.0% (92.1)11.5% (82.0)7.2% (89.1)13.7% (77.9)13.7% (82.3)   

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2017Angels20.7 %25.0 %7.6 %6.5 % 7.6 %8.7 %8.7 %3.3 % 12.0 %   
2018Angels27.7 %12.8 %4.3 %  21.3 %10.6 %14.9 %8.5 %     
Total- - -23.0 %20.9 %6.5 %4.3 % 12.2 %9.4 %10.8 %5.0 % 7.9 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2017Angels93.492.189.782.8 87.082.376.379.9 81.7  
2018Angels92.391.987.8  91.185.975.480.2    
Total- - -93.092.189.282.8 89.483.775.980.1 81.7  

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2017Angels25.0 %9.8 %6.5 %25.0 %14.1 %8.7 %10.9 %    
2018Angels31.9 %2.1 % 29.8 % 12.8 %23.4 %    
Total- - -27.3 %7.2 %4.3 %26.6 %9.4 %10.1 %15.1 %    

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2017Angels94.489.483.190.582.581.377.9   
2018Angels92.586.5 92.3 87.177.6   
Total- - -93.789.183.191.282.583.877.7   

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2017Angels-1.1-0.30.1-0.8-1.2  -2.30-4.131.05-7.63-6.56  
2018Angels0.2-0.3-0.2-0.6   0.74-3.87-19.52-6.51   
Total- - --0.8-0.6-0.1-1.3-1.2  -1.12-4.00-1.00-7.10-6.56  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2017Angels1.2-1.60.0-0.5 -0.6-0.3-0.7-0.3 -0.6  
2018Angels-0.5-0.3-0.4  1.00.3-0.6-0.4    
Total- - -0.7-1.9-0.4-0.5 0.40.0-1.3-0.7 -0.6  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2017Angels6.19-6.950.60-8.64 -8.31-3.59-8.59-8.79 -5.20  
2018Angels-3.73-5.72-20.90  10.306.23-8.65-9.82    
Total- - -2.16-6.70-4.18-8.64 2.640.18-8.62-9.38 -5.20  

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2017Angels1.70.1-0.5-2.8 -0.3-0.8   
2018Angels-0.6-0.2 0.8 0.1-1.0   
Total- - -1.1-0.1-0.5-2.0 -0.2-1.8   

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2017Angels7.431.02-8.64-12.14-5.37-4.10-7.55   
2018Angels-3.92-19.84 5.65 1.53-9.08   
Total- - -2.95-1.06-8.64-5.41-5.37-1.69-8.35   

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2017Angels18.4 %46.5 %31.5 %33.3 %75.0 %62.1 %46.7 %56.5 %12.0 %
2017Average29.9 %66.7 %46.5 %62.9 %85.5 %77.5 %45.0 %60.3 %10.4 %
2018Angels30.0 %33.3 %31.9 %50.0 %88.9 %73.3 %57.5 %66.7 %8.5 %
2018Average30.9 %67.3 %46.6 %62.8 %85.5 %76.9 %43.0 %60.6 %10.7 %
Total- - -21.7 %41.4 %31.7 %40.0 %79.3 %65.9 %50.4 %60.0 %10.8 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2017Angels23.5 %41.5 %31.5 %33.3 %82.4 %62.1 %44.6 %20.6
2017Average30.3 %64.1 %46.5 %61.2 %85.8 %77.4 %47.9 %23.8
2018Angels17.7 %40.0 %31.9 %0.0 %91.7 %73.3 %63.8 %27.2
2018Average30.4 %64.4 %46.6 %60.1 %85.6 %76.9 %47.7 %23.5
Total- - -22.1 %40.9 %31.7 %26.7 %86.2 %65.9 %51.1 %22.9

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2017Angels21.2 %45.0 %31.5 %27.3 %83.3 %62.1 %43.5 %20.6
2018Angels17.7 %40.0 %31.9 %0.0 %91.7 %73.3 %63.8 %28.0
Total- - -20.3 %42.9 %31.7 %21.4 %86.7 %65.9 %50.4 %23.1

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2014Astros (AA)2B4140365.0751046  24          
2015Astros (AAA)2B3130255.141793  10          
2016Astros (AAA)2B2727244.243832  10          
2017Angels (AAA)2B3737324.066920  27          
2017Angels2B9549.04150004220     1.000 
2018Angels (AAA)2B7749.012130  4          
2018Angels2B309.0130000000     1.000 
2019Texas (AAA)2B2525219.027552  13          
Total- - -2B12558.05180004220     1.000 
2015Astros (AAA)3B2923215.117552  0          
2017Angels (AAA)3B2929263.014662  10          
2018Angels3B205.0110000000     1.000 
Total- - -3B205.0110000000     1.000 
2012Astros (A)SS4848427.0921356  33          
2013Astros (A+)SS9594832.011625619  39          
2014Astros (AA)SS2525219.237821  19          
2015Astros (AAA)SS5752466.2621234  22          
2016Astros (AA)SS9978.08320  6          
2016Astros (AAA)SS7776658.08819910  41          
2017Angels (AAA)SS4037316.2641065  28          
2018Angels (AAA)SS3434297.247824  13          
2018AngelsSS2114.1331012110     .857 
Total- - -SS2114.1331012110     .857 
2015Astros (AAA)LF119.0300  0          

SeasonTeamPosInnrSZrCERArSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZFSRFRMARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2017Angels2B49.0   0 0001310.7693   0.10.10.40.612.0
2018Angels2B9.0   0 011221.0002    0.40.10.536.3
Total- - -2B58.0   0 0111512.8005   0.10.50.51.117.3
2018Angels3B5.0   0 000111.0000    0.10.00.115.5
Total- - -3B5.0   0 000111.0000    0.10.00.115.5
2018AngelsSS14.1   0 1-1021.5001    0.2-0.7-0.4-66.2
Total- - -SS14.1   0 1-1021.5001    0.2-0.7-0.4-66.2

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2017Angels2B49.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (2)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)100.0%    (13)
2018Angels2B9.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (4)
Total- - -2B58.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (2)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)100.0%    (17)
2018Angels3B5.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (2)
Total- - -3B5.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (2)
2018AngelsSS14.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (1)75.0%      (4)
Total- - -SS14.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (1)75.0%      (4)

SeasonTeamBattingBase RunningFieldingPositionalOffenseDefenseLeagueReplacementRARWARDollarsSalary
2017Angels-2.7-0.40.60.0-3.20.60.10.7-1.8-0.2($1.4) 
2018Angels-0.80.10.10.1-0.80.20.00.4-0.10.0($0.1) 
Total- - --3.6-0.30.80.1-3.90.80.11.1-1.9-0.2($1.5) 


  • $0.5m / 1 Years (2018) (Edit)
    • signed by Los Angeles Angels (League Minimum - Pre Arb)
    • 2018: $0.5M
    • Other Notes: While in majors
    • Submitted by Craig Edwards
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  • 2012 June Amateur Draft - Round: 2, Pick: 1, Overall: 61
    • Team: Houston Astros
    • School: Florida