Josh VanMeter

Age: 24
Bats/Throws: L/R
5' 11" / 165
OF
Birthdate: 3/10/1995 (24 y, 5 m, 14 d)
Drafted: 2013 June Amateur Draft - Round: 5, Pick: 12, Overall: 148, Team: San Diego Padres
Contract: 1 yr $555K (2019)
Service Time: 0.000
Reported as the pre-2019 value.
0 years and 0 days days of service time.
   Arb Eligible: 2020   
MiLB Options: 3
Reported as the pre-2019 season number of waiver options remaining.

Prospects Report
Team Rank: 28Overall Rank: NAReported: 2017ETA: 2018  
HitGamePowerRawPowerSpeedFieldThrowsFuture Value
45 / 6030 / 4035 / 4040 / 4040 / 4545 / 4540

RotoWire News: VanMeter went 2-for-4 with two runs and his fifth stolen base of the season Tuesday in the Reds' 3-2 win over the Padres. (8/21/2019)

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SeasonTeamPosH1B2B3BHRRRBISBCSBBSOYahooFanDuelDraftKings
SaberSimCIN @ PITSS1.200.700.310.020.180.650.510.090.050.510.809.3412.199.37

SeasonTeamGPAHRRRBISBBB%K%ISOBABIPAVGOBPSLGwOBAwRC+BsROffDefWAR
2013Padres (R)44186033161012.9 %13.4 %.070.328.278.378.348.357113    
2014Padres (A)1164583493987.4 %19.0 %.078.314.254.311.333.30187    
2015Padres (R)31103000.0 %9.1 %.364.800.727.7271.091.838416    
2015Padres (A)251090133111.9 %11.0 %.042.286.250.339.292.30891    
2016Padres (A+)95401125151912.0 %16.0 %.175.295.267.355.443.357115    
2016Padres (AA)29114210526.1 %15.8 %.075.221.198.248.274.24150    
2017Reds (AA)13253854554159.9 %18.6 %.097.308.255.326.352.31295    
2018Reds (AA)3012111314519.0 %15.7 %.137.342.284.420.421.378138    
2018Reds (AAA)9836211404557.7 %20.2 %.211.292.253.309.464.339114    
2019Steamer0100008.1 %20.3 %.131.278.234.298.365.289770.00.00.00.0
2019ZiPS13051411535398.9 %23.3 %.149.293.236.305.385.29983-0.5-11.0-4.10.1
2019Reds (AAA)49211144343811.4 %17.5 %.320.371.348.429.669.454174    
2019Reds6315842015510.8 %21.5 %.158.366.295.380.453.358118-1.12.62.11.0
2019ZiPS (R)248729929.3 %23.0 %.151.306.247.318.397.30583-0.1-2.1-1.00.0
2019Steamer (R)21883101028.6 %21.0 %.166.294.252.319.418.312880.0-1.3-0.20.1
2019Depth Charts (R)22922101028.9 %22.0 %.159.300.249.319.408.309860.0-1.8-0.50.1
2019THE BAT (R)2982310929.2 %21.3 %.174.297.253.324.427.31791    
Total- - -6315842015510.8 %21.5 %.158.366.295.380.453.358118-1.12.62.11.0

SeasonTeamGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2013Padres (R)4415818644357203316240252116104.278
2014Padres (A)116421458107802403493934187102684.254
2015Padres (R)311118521030001000001.727
2015Padres (A)2596109242040013313012000311.250
2016Padres (A+)95348401935821212515148164131592.267
2016Padres (AA)2910611421172021057018001122.198
2017Reds (AA)132475538121862915455453510017112153.255
2018Reds (AA)309512127161001131423419012452.284
2018Reds (AAA)98332362844225611404528173020753.253
2019Steamer0110000000000000 00.234
2019ZiPS130462514109672651153534631201321095.236
2019Reds (AAA)49181211633414114434324037321383.348
2019Reds6313915841271004201517034200353.295
2019ZiPS (R)2477871912512998020000 21.247
2019Steamer (R)217988201240310108018110 21.252
2019Depth Charts (R)228392211351210108020010 21.249
2019THE BAT (R)29738219114031098018010120.253
Total- - -6313915841271004201517034200353.295

SeasonTeamBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOSpdBABIPUBRwGDPwSBwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2013Padres (R)12.9 %13.4 %0.96.278.378.348.726.0707.3.328  0.0283.1.357113
2014Padres (A)7.4 %19.0 %0.39.254.311.333.644.0783.6.314  -0.146-6.9.30187
2015Padres (R)0.0 %9.1 %0.00.727.7271.0911.818.3645.8.800  -0.464.2.838416
2015Padres (A)11.9 %11.0 %1.08.250.339.292.631.0422.8.286  -0.211-1.0.30891
2016Padres (A+)12.0 %16.0 %0.75.267.355.443.798.1754.9.295  1.2608.0.357115
2016Padres (AA)6.1 %15.8 %0.39.198.248.274.521.0753.2.221  -0.46-6.4.24150
2017Reds (AA)9.9 %18.6 %0.53.255.326.352.678.0974.3.308  1.855-2.8.31295
2018Reds (AA)19.0 %15.7 %1.21.284.420.421.841.1373.8.342  0.1195.4.378138
2018Reds (AAA)7.7 %20.2 %0.38.253.309.464.773.2115.7.292  -0.3465.7.339114
2019Steamer8.1 %20.3 %0.40.234.298.365.664.1310.1.2780.0 0.000.0.28977
2019ZiPS8.9 %23.3 %0.38.236.305.385.690.1495.1.293  -0.553-6.8.29983
2019Reds (AAA)11.4 %17.5 %0.65.348.429.6691.097.3205.8.371  0.35021.4.454174
2019Reds10.8 %21.5 %0.50.295.380.453.833.1583.7.366-0.80.1-0.4255.1.358118
2019Average8.5 %22.7 %0.37.254.323.437.760.1835.0.299     .321 
2019ZiPS (R)9.3 %23.0 %0.40.247.318.397.716.1514.9.3060.0 -0.110-1.2.30583
2019Steamer (R)8.6 %21.0 %0.41.252.319.418.737.1664.7.2940.0 0.010-0.6.31288
2019Depth Charts (R)8.9 %22.0 %0.41.249.319.408.726.1594.8.3000.0 -0.111-0.9.30986
2019THE BAT (R)9.2 %21.3 %0.43.253.324.427.750.1744.9.297  0.110-0.3.31791
Total- - -10.8 %21.5 %0.50.295.380.453.833.1583.7.366-0.80.1-0.4255.1.358118

SeasonAgeGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBSOSBCSBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwSBwOBAWAR
2019241304625141096726511535346120958.9 %23.3 %0.38.236.305.385.690.149.293-0.5.2990.1
2020251274485001056227511525346119949.2 %23.8 %0.39.234.305.391.696.156.293-0.1.3010.4
2021261274465001056127512535448122849.6 %24.4 %0.39.235.309.399.708.164.295-0.3.3060.6

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%
2013Padres (R)1.3122.4 %44.0 %33.6 %16.7 %0.0 %  35.6 %17.0 %47.4 %   
2014Padres (A)1.1820.0 %43.3 %36.7 %12.4 %2.5 %  40.1 %24.3 %35.6 %   
2015Padres (R)5.0040.0 %50.0 %10.0 %0.0 %0.0 %  60.0 %30.0 %10.0 %   
2015Padres (A)1.7520.5 %50.6 %28.9 %12.5 %0.0 %  44.1 %23.8 %32.1 %   
2016Padres (A+)1.3224.5 %42.9 %32.6 %29.3 %13.0 %  46.3 %25.4 %28.2 %   
2016Padres (AA)0.8719.3 %37.5 %43.2 %26.3 %5.3 %  40.5 %30.3 %29.2 %   
2017Reds (AA)1.1322.6 %41.1 %36.3 %18.5 %3.7 %  44.1 %25.2 %30.7 %   
2018Reds (AA)1.4620.3 %47.3 %32.4 %12.5 %4.2 %  36.7 %27.9 %35.4 %   
2018Reds (AAA)0.8120.2 %35.7 %44.2 %16.7 %9.6 %  44.4 %28.0 %27.6 %   
2019Reds (AAA)0.8919.3 %37.9 %42.8 %12.9 %22.6 %  46.6 %24.0 %29.5 %   
2019Reds1.1231.4 %36.2 %32.4 %11.8 %11.8 %2.6 %0.0 %43.8 %34.3 %21.9 %12.4 %38.1 %49.5 %
Total- - -1.1231.4 %36.2 %32.4 %11.8 %11.8 %2.6 %0.0 %43.8 %34.3 %21.9 %12.4 %38.1 %49.5 %

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHBallsStrikesPitches
2013Padres (R)5542287   103214317
2014Padres (A)1431216615   187646833
2015Padres (R)5140   01313
2015Padres (A)4224173   71136207
2016Padres (A+)121926927   5929221514
2016Padres (AA)33381710   166285451
2017Reds (AA)1531358425   82712702097
2018Reds (AA)3524153   236297533
2018Reds (AAA)921145219   4809161396
2019Reds (AAA)5562288   362507869
2019Reds3834334100244400644
Total- - -3834334100244400644

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIphLIPHWPA/LIClutch
2019Reds0.11-2.652.76-0.43-0.041.001.16260.070.04
Total- - -0.11-2.652.76-0.43-0.041.001.16260.070.04

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2019Reds46.7% (92.7)14.1% (84.4)6.2% (87.7)17.4% (78.7)12.9% (84.6)2.6% (86.2)  
Total- - -46.7% (92.7)14.1% (84.4)6.2% (87.7)17.4% (78.7)12.9% (84.6)2.6% (86.2)  

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2019Reds33.2 %8.0 %6.1 %2.8 % 5.6 %14.4 %12.5 %4.9 % 12.5 %   
Total- - -33.2 %8.0 %6.1 %2.8 % 5.6 %14.4 %12.5 %4.9 % 12.5 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2019Reds92.792.687.585.3 92.884.577.480.7 84.8  
Total- - -92.792.687.585.3 92.884.577.480.7 84.8  

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2019Reds32.4 %4.1 %1.7 %14.1 %13.6 %16.3 %17.8 %    
Total- - -32.4 %4.1 %1.7 %14.1 %13.6 %16.3 %17.8 %    

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2019Reds92.787.883.992.684.985.378.3   
Total- - -92.787.883.992.684.985.378.3   

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2019Reds7.2-0.9-1.80.30.1-0.8 2.39-0.98-4.510.250.09-4.61 
Total- - -7.2-0.9-1.80.30.1-0.8 2.39-0.98-4.510.250.09-4.61 

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2019Reds4.81.9-1.4-1.5 0.6-1.6-0.3-1.0 1.1  
Total- - -4.81.9-1.4-1.5 0.6-1.6-0.3-1.0 1.1  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2019Reds2.253.77-3.57-8.53 1.66-1.73-0.32-3.10 1.36  
Total- - -2.253.77-3.57-8.53 1.66-1.73-0.32-3.10 1.36  

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2019Reds4.0-0.6-0.73.0 -2.8-0.6   
Total- - -4.0-0.6-0.73.0 -2.8-0.6   

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2019Reds1.95-2.48-6.403.380.32-2.65-0.53   
Total- - -1.95-2.48-6.403.380.32-2.65-0.53   

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2019Reds26.3 %55.4 %39.3 %63.8 %85.5 %77.5 %44.6 %60.1 %8.9 %
2019Average31.5 %68.6 %47.1 %62.8 %85.0 %76.4 %41.9 %61.0 %11.1 %
Total- - -26.3 %55.4 %39.3 %63.8 %85.5 %77.5 %44.6 %60.1 %8.9 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2019Reds24.8 %53.3 %39.1 %58.2 %86.0 %77.2 %50.2 %25.2
2019Average30.6 %65.3 %47.1 %59.5 %85.0 %76.3 %47.5 %24.3
Total- - -24.8 %53.3 %39.1 %58.2 %86.0 %77.2 %50.2 %25.2

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2019Reds26.2 %52.6 %39.1 %60.0 %86.1 %77.2 %49.1 %25.8
Total- - -26.2 %52.6 %39.1 %60.0 %86.1 %77.2 %49.1 %25.8

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2019Reds (AAA)1B131098.191101  12          
2019Reds1B9650.029911021010    .974 
Total- - -1B9650.029911021010    .974 
2019Reds (AAA)2B2220159.026462  14          
2019Reds2B13657.29180002020     1.000 
Total- - -2B13657.29180002020     1.000 
2019Reds (AAA)3B101081.010142  2          
2019Reds3B6223.2240001100     1.000 
Total- - -3B6223.2240001100     1.000 
2019Reds (AAA)SS101.0100  0          
2019Reds (AAA)LF6329.1300  0          
2019RedsLF2614134.13300000000     1.000 
Total- - -LF2614134.13300000000     1.000 
2019RedsRF101.0000000000     .000 
Total- - -RF101.0000000000     .000 
2019RedsOF2714135.13300000000     1.000 
Total- - -OF2714135.13300000000     1.000 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSZrCERArSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZFSRFRMARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2019Reds1B50.00  0 00097.7781    0.00.10.17.0
Total- - -1B50.00  0 00097.7781    0.00.10.17.0
2019Reds2B57.20  0 0111714.8242   0.00.60.20.824.2
Total- - -2B57.20  0 0111714.8242   0.00.60.20.824.2
2019Reds3B23.20  0 01153.6001   0.10.40.20.745.4
Total- - -3B23.20  0 01153.6001   0.10.40.20.745.4
2019RedsLF134.10   10231917.89515  1.0 0.60.21.722.7
Total- - -LF134.10   10231917.89515  1.0 0.60.21.722.7
2019RedsRF1.00   000000 0        
Total- - -RF1.00   000000 0        
2019RedsOF135.10   10231917.89515  1.0 0.60.21.722.7
Total- - -OF135.10   10231917.89515  1.0 0.60.21.722.7

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2019Reds1B50.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)90.9%    (11)
Total- - -1B50.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)90.9%    (11)
2019Reds2B57.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (1)66.7%      (3)100.0%    (15)
Total- - -2B57.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (1)66.7%      (3)100.0%    (15)
2019Reds3B23.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (2)100.0%      (4)
Total- - -3B23.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (2)100.0%      (4)
2019RedsLF134.10.0%      (8)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (1)100.0%     (1)100.0%      (2)100.0%    (28)
Total- - -LF134.10.0%      (8)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (1)100.0%     (1)100.0%      (2)100.0%    (28)
2019RedsOF135.10.0%      (8)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (1)100.0%     (1)100.0%      (2)100.0%    (28)
Total- - -OF135.10.0%      (8)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (1)100.0%     (1)100.0%      (2)100.0%    (28)

SeasonTeamBattingBase RunningFieldingPositionalOffenseDefenseLeagueReplacementRARWARDollarsSalary
2019Reds3.7-1.13.3-1.22.62.10.25.09.91.0$7.7 
Total- - -3.7-1.13.3-1.22.62.10.25.09.91.0$7.7 

  • 2013 June Amateur Draft - Round: 5, Pick: 12, Overall: 148
    • Team: San Diego Padres
    • School: Oakdale Senior (CA) HS