Roman Colon

Kansas City Royals (A+)
Age: 39
Bats/Throws: R/R
6' 5" / 245
P
Birthdate: 8/13/1979 (39 y, 3 m, 4 d)
Contract: Add New Contract

RotoWire News: Colon signed a minor league contract with Pittsburgh on Sunday. (2/17/2013)

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SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2004Braves21018019.07.113.790.00.30565.4 %44.8 %0.0 %3.322.734.150.3
20052 Teams26035769.16.102.732.21.29473.2 %50.0 %25.0 %5.585.763.93-0.7
    2005Braves15023444.16.092.842.03.27070.2 %47.6 %22.7 %5.285.553.98-0.3
    2005Tigers11012325.06.122.522.52.33377.6 %53.8 %29.2 %6.126.143.82-0.3
2006Tigers (AAA)000226.28.102.700.00.21116.7 %  0.002.17  
2006Tigers20120138.25.823.261.40.32376.1 %40.3 %10.9 %4.895.035.020.1
2007Tigers (AA)2015110.28.444.222.53.27676.3 %  5.916.463.95 
2007Royals (AAA)000101.25.400.000.00.500100.0 %  0.002.303.06 
2007Tigers (AAA)0106010.05.407.200.00.31377.8 %  3.604.355.84 
2008Royals (AA)20110017.04.242.120.53.28858.3 %41.4 %4.8 %5.293.864.63 
2008Royals (AAA)551231095.05.872.561.42.31374.4 %45.5 %13.3 %4.645.174.77 
2009Royals (AAA)23213025.19.242.840.36.35677.4 %34.7 %3.1 %2.842.883.78 
2009Royals23043050.15.193.931.25.26973.2 %42.1 %10.0 %4.835.185.20-0.3
2010Royals (AAA)000202.04.504.500.00.16750.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.004.086.00 
2010Royals000502.04.509.000.00.50050.0 %50.0 %0.0 %18.006.588.410.0
2011Dodgers (AAA)21327029.25.162.121.52.29561.8 %52.6 %15.6 %4.855.644.85 
2012Royals (AAA)42740167.07.933.760.94.30375.1 %52.8 %10.4 %3.094.564.39 
2012Royals000308.03.383.380.00.38760.0 %41.9 %0.0 %6.753.475.300.0
2013Pirates (AAA)010100.127.000.0027.00.000100.0 %0.0 %100.0 %27.0036.210.40 
2013Braves (AAA)0106213.05.542.080.69.31842.2 %34.9 %5.0 %6.233.674.30 
2013Rockies (AAA)010225.24.761.590.00.37530.0 %45.5 %0.0 %0.003.044.41 
Total- - -81011248187.15.773.361.44.30271.4 %45.1 %13.3 %5.195.064.62-0.6

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2004Braves213.321800001119.082189708100015
20052 Teams265.583570002169.13068245431721104147
    2005Braves155.282340002044.11914728261014102130
    2005Tigers116.121230000125.011535171777002017
2006Tigers (AAA)000.0022000006.2274500200106
2006Tigers204.892010013038.2170462121614216025
2007Tigers (AA)205.91510010110.247117735001010
2007Royals (AAA)000.0010000001.273000000001
2007Tigers (AAA)013.60600002110.04610440800106
2008Royals (AA)205.291000011017.0721810101410208
2008Royals (AAA)554.6423100010095.040610951491527125062
2009Royals (AAA)232.841300021225.1108279818102026
2009Royals234.834300006350.1220502727722121229
2010Royals (AAA)000.0020000102.081100100111
2010Royals0018.0050000002.0145440201001
2011Dodgers (AAA)214.852700032129.212533201657211017
2012Royals (AAA)423.094010071367.0290663123728418059
2012Royals006.7530000108.03712660300103
2013Pirates (AAA)0127.0010000000.121111000001
2013Braves (AAA)016.23620000013.056151191300008
2013Rockies (AAA)010.0022000005.2289700100003
Total- - -8105.191248001135187.1829213112108307054123120

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2004Braves7.113.791.880.0018.3 %9.8 %8.5 %.2431.37.30565.4 %77622.73
2004Average6.603.361.961.1316.9 %8.6 %8.3 %.2611.40.29371.4 %  4.62
20052 Teams6.102.732.242.2115.4 %6.9 %8.5 %.2881.49.29473.2 %1321365.76
    2005Braves6.092.842.142.0315.7 %7.3 %8.4 %.2661.38.27070.2 %1261325.55
    2005Tigers6.122.522.432.5214.8 %6.1 %8.7 %.3241.68.33377.6 %1431426.14
2005Average6.383.172.021.0416.5 %8.2 %8.3 %.2601.37.29271.6 %  4.47
2006Tigers (AAA)8.102.703.000.0022.2 %7.4 %14.8 %.1600.90.21116.7 %  2.17
2006Tigers5.823.261.791.4014.7 %8.2 %6.5 %.2971.55.32376.1 %1071115.03
2006Average6.593.302.001.1216.8 %8.4 %8.4 %.2651.41.29870.9 %  4.58
2007Tigers (AA)8.444.222.002.5321.3 %10.6 %10.6 %.2621.50.27676.3 %  6.46
2007Royals (AAA)5.400.001.000.0014.3 %0.0 %14.3 %.4291.80.500100.0 %  2.30
2007Tigers (AAA)5.407.200.750.0013.0 %17.4 %-4.3 %.2631.80.31377.8 %  4.35
2008Royals (AA)4.242.122.000.5311.1 %5.6 %5.6 %.2651.29.28858.3 %  3.86
2008Royals (AAA)5.872.562.301.4215.3 %6.7 %8.6 %.2891.43.31374.4 %  5.17
2009Royals (AAA)9.242.843.250.3624.1 %7.4 %16.7 %.2701.38.35677.4 %  2.88
2009Royals5.193.931.321.2513.2 %10.0 %3.2 %.2551.43.26973.2 %1081195.18
2009Average6.993.462.021.0518.0 %8.9 %9.1 %.2581.39.29571.9 %  4.42
2010Royals (AAA)4.504.501.000.0012.5 %12.5 %0.0 %.1431.00.16750.0 %  4.08
2010Royals4.509.000.500.007.1 %14.3 %-7.2 %.4553.50.50050.0 %4321606.58
2010Average7.133.282.170.9618.5 %8.5 %10.0 %.2531.35.29372.2 %  4.20
2011Dodgers (AAA)5.162.122.431.5213.6 %5.6 %8.0 %.2821.35.29561.8 %  5.64
2012Royals (AAA)7.933.762.110.9420.3 %9.7 %10.7 %.2531.40.30375.1 %  4.56
2012Royals3.383.381.000.008.1 %8.1 %0.0 %.3531.88.38760.0 %164843.47
2012Average7.563.052.481.0219.8 %8.0 %11.8 %.2501.31.29372.5 %  4.12
2013Pirates (AAA)27.000.001.0027.0050.0 %0.0 %50.0 %.5003.00.000100.0 %  36.21
2013Braves (AAA)5.542.082.670.6914.3 %5.4 %8.9 %.2831.38.31842.2 %  3.67
2013Rockies (AAA)4.761.593.000.0010.7 %3.6 %7.1 %.3331.76.37530.0 %  3.04
Total- - -5.773.361.711.4414.5 %8.4 %6.0 %.2821.51.30271.4 %1191175.06

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2004Braves1.3722.4 %44.8 %32.8 %10.5 %0.0 %3.8 %0.0 %42.4 %30.5 %27.1 %10.2 %47.5 %42.4 %4.08944.15
20052 Teams1.7421.2 %50.0 %28.8 %2.9 %25.0 %5.1 %0.0 %46.6 %22.7 %30.7 %10.1 %56.3 %33.6 %3.91923.93
    2005Braves1.5722.1 %47.6 %30.3 %2.3 %22.7 %5.8 %0.0 %40.1 %23.8 %36.1 %10.2 %59.9 %29.9 %4.03943.98
    2005Tigers2.0419.8 %53.8 %26.4 %4.2 %29.2 %4.1 %0.0 %57.1 %20.9 %22.0 %9.9 %50.5 %39.6 %3.68883.82
2006Tigers0.9517.1 %40.3 %42.6 %18.2 %10.9 %0.0 %0.0 %42.3 %26.2 %31.5 %9.2 %60.0 %30.8 %4.581115.02
2008Royals (AA)1.1422.4 %41.4 %36.2 %23.8 %4.8 %  46.7 %25.0 %28.3 %     4.63
2008Royals (AAA)1.2518.1 %45.5 %36.5 %13.3 %13.3 %  49.0 %23.9 %27.1 %     4.77
2009Royals (AAA)0.7820.8 %34.7 %44.4 %18.8 %3.1 %  34.3 %27.4 %38.4 %     3.78
2009Royals0.9915.2 %42.1 %42.7 %10.0 %10.0 %4.3 %33.3 %37.1 %34.1 %28.7 %11.4 %60.5 %28.1 %4.821185.20
2010Royals (AAA)1.000.0 %50.0 %50.0 %33.3 %0.0 %  0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %     6.00
2010Royals1.6720.0 %50.0 %30.0 %66.7 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %40.0 %20.0 %40.0 %20.0 %20.0 %60.0 %5.882028.41
2011Dodgers (AAA)1.5914.4 %52.6 %33.0 %21.9 %15.6 %  46.5 %19.8 %33.7 %     4.85
2012Royals (AAA)1.5513.2 %52.8 %34.0 %14.9 %10.4 %  40.3 %30.4 %29.4 %     4.39
2012Royals1.3025.8 %41.9 %32.3 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %29.0 %35.5 %35.5 %16.1 %51.6 %32.3 %5.221295.30
2013Pirates (AAA)0.000.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %100.0 %  0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %     0.40
2013Braves (AAA)0.7518.6 %34.9 %46.5 %15.0 %5.0 %  35.6 %28.9 %35.6 %     4.30
2013Rockies (AAA)1.4322.7 %45.5 %31.8 %14.3 %0.0 %  45.8 %37.5 %16.7 %     4.41
Total- - -1.2619.1 %45.1 %35.8 %10.2 %13.3 %3.5 %14.3 %41.9 %27.7 %30.4 %10.7 %56.5 %32.8 %4.421064.62

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2004Braves261913211013117183300
20052 Teams11868502620254117111122
    2005Braves694432142012239433672
    2005Tigers492418120013172278450
2006Tigers5255221001033219366585
2008Royals (AA)2421135    84161245
2008Royals (AAA)1411135615    5278561383
2009Royals (AAA)2532156    175282457
2009Royals697025733128324469793
2010Royals (AAA)3301    142236
2010Royals53220000293463
2011Dodgers (AAA)5132147    169292461
2012Royals (AAA)104672610    3856771062
2012Royals13108000074675121
2013Pirates (AAA)0100    145
2013Braves (AAA)152083    82137219
2013Rockies (AAA)10751    296594
Total- - -283225120231071106114618382984

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2004Braves0.03-0.850.880.020.000.64 0.650.64110.13-0.0932
20052 Teams-1.02-5.144.12-9.55-0.950.761.020.770.8228-1.04-0.3049
    2005Braves-0.65-3.102.45-4.74-0.460.761.790.770.8317-0.33-0.5226
    2005Tigers-0.37-2.041.67-4.81-0.490.770.640.790.8111-0.710.2323
2006Tigers-0.06-2.102.030.940.090.640.870.721.1416-0.330.2342
2009Royals-0.61-3.783.17-0.30-0.040.841.361.131.2030-0.28-0.4479
2010Royals-0.35-0.410.06-3.95-0.400.670.530.641.753-0.24-0.2802
2012Royals-0.20-0.400.20-3.05-0.310.380.390.541.263-0.18-0.3402
Total- - --2.21-12.6810.47-15.88-1.620.731.090.861.0391-1.95-1.081826

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2004Braves71.9% (94.5)14.4% (85.6)  6.8% (88.2)6.8% (88.1) 1.0%
20052 Teams68.7% (94.0)20.7% (84.0) 0.8% (78.8)3.0% (86.5)6.8% (87.8) 0.9%
    2005Braves73.6% (93.9)17.0% (83.9) 1.4% (78.8)2.7% (85.3)5.3% (88.0) 1.0%
    2005Tigers61.3% (94.1)26.2% (84.1)  3.4% (88.1)9.2% (87.6) 0.7%
2006Tigers57.6% (93.8)24.9% (83.9)  9.6% (84.6)7.8% (86.2) 14.9%
2009Royals61.0% (94.4)31.1% (81.2)   7.9% (87.1) 2.8%
2010Royals62.3% (92.9)29.5% (80.3)   8.2% (85.6) 3.2%
2012Royals56.7% (94.5)34.2% (83.4)   9.2% (87.0) 0.8%
Total- - -64.4% (94.1)24.4% (82.9) 0.3% (78.8)3.5% (86.2)7.4% (87.3) 4.2%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2009Royals62.7 %1.0 %    29.3 %1.8 %  5.2 %   
2010Royals61.9 %     27.0 %1.6 %  9.5 %   
2012Royals5.8 %    50.8 %25.0 %10.0 %  8.3 %   
Total- - -55.6 %0.8 %   6.3 %28.6 %2.8 %  5.9 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2009Royals94.288.6    81.280.8  86.3  
2010Royals92.7     80.377.5  84.8  
2012Royals94.4    94.583.482.7  87.1  
Total- - -94.188.6   94.581.481.5  86.3  

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2009Royals59.0 %   9.6 %31.3 %    0.1 %
2010Royals61.9 %   7.9 %30.2 %     
2012Royals56.7 %   8.3 %35.0 %     
Total- - -58.9 %   9.3 %31.7 %    0.1 %

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2009Royals94.6   87.481.1    
2010Royals92.2   84.879.3    
2012Royals95.0   87.583.6    
Total- - -94.5   87.281.3    

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2004Braves1.8-0.2  0.11.3 0.84-0.47  0.646.35 
20052 Teams-12.01.3 0.4-1.0-1.7 -1.580.58 4.87-2.89-2.20 
    2005Braves-0.7-1.0 0.4-2.3-1.2 -0.14-0.87 4.87-12.53-3.51 
    2005Tigers-11.42.3  1.3-0.4 -4.151.98  8.69-1.08 
2006Tigers-3.7-2.4  0.61.7 -1.31-1.96  1.184.30 
2009Royals-3.41.5   1.1 -0.730.61   1.76 
2010Royals-1.0-0.9   -0.3 -2.53-5.25   -6.92 
2012Royals-1.00.5   -0.7 -1.511.27   -6.30 
Total- - --19.4-0.3 0.4-0.31.3 -1.06-0.04 4.87-0.260.62 

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2009Royals-3.2-0.3    1.9-0.1  1.1  
2010Royals-1.1     -0.7-0.4  -0.3  
2012Royals0.8    -1.90.40.3  -0.8  
Total- - --3.4-0.3   -1.91.6-0.2  0.1  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2009Royals-0.65-3.44    0.83-0.98  2.80  
2010Royals-2.76     -3.84-37.51  -5.09  
2012Royals12.12    -3.081.242.23  -7.51  
Total- - --0.64-3.44   -3.080.59-0.91  0.16  

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2009Royals-3.3   0.91.9    
2010Royals-1.1   -0.3-1.0    
2012Royals-1.0   -0.80.6    
Total- - --5.4   -0.21.5    

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2009Royals-0.71   1.170.76    
2010Royals-2.76   -6.92-5.20    
2012Royals-1.51   -7.501.52    
Total- - --0.94   -0.240.49    

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2004Braves20.6 %68.8 %45.8 %55.2 %84.9 %78.5 %52.2 %62.2 %9.7 %
2004Average20.5 %69.0 %45.6 %61.6 %85.1 %80.0 %51.7 %58.4 %9.1 %
20052 Teams21.2 %71.0 %47.9 %45.5 %88.9 %80.0 %53.6 %64.1 %9.5 %
    2005Braves20.3 %70.7 %48.4 %48.3 %87.8 %80.5 %55.7 %64.9 %9.4 %
    2005Tigers22.4 %71.4 %47.1 %42.0 %90.7 %79.3 %50.4 %62.6 %9.8 %
2005Average21.5 %67.7 %45.9 %54.7 %88.2 %80.8 %52.7 %59.1 %8.8 %
2006Tigers30.5 %73.8 %49.9 %62.9 %85.3 %77.8 %44.9 %60.6 %10.9 %
2006Average23.1 %66.6 %45.7 %57.5 %88.5 %81.0 %52.0 %58.8 %8.6 %
2009Royals23.7 %63.6 %42.5 %54.1 %87.6 %77.7 %47.1 %55.0 %9.3 %
2009Average24.9 %66.0 %44.9 %62.0 %87.8 %80.5 %48.7 %58.2 %8.7 %
2010Royals12.5 %69.0 %39.3 %75.0 %85.0 %83.3 %47.5 %57.1 %6.4 %
2010Average28.6 %64.4 %45.0 %66.4 %88.1 %80.7 %45.8 %58.8 %8.6 %
2012Royals24.6 %67.8 %45.8 %86.7 %90.0 %89.1 %49.2 %59.5 %5.0 %
2012Average30.3 %64.7 %45.6 %66.8 %87.2 %79.6 %44.4 %59.8 %9.2 %
Total- - -23.8 %69.2 %46.4 %55.5 %87.5 %79.3 %49.7 %60.4 %9.5 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2009Royals26.1 %62.1 %42.6 %60.4 %87.0 %78.1 %45.7 %22.0
2009Average27.9 %61.4 %44.8 %65.5 %88.0 %81.0 %50.4 %21.4
2010Royals9.7 %65.6 %38.1 %66.7 %85.7 %83.3 %50.8 %21.9
2010Average28.4 %61.3 %44.9 %64.6 %87.9 %80.6 %50.4 %21.5
2012Royals23.6 %64.6 %45.8 %84.6 %88.1 %87.3 %54.2 %24.3
2012Average29.3 %62.2 %45.6 %63.6 %87.3 %79.6 %49.5 %22.1
Total- - -24.8 %62.7 %42.7 %63.0 %87.1 %79.7 %47.1 %22.3

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2009Royals27.4 %61.0 %42.6 %61.0 %87.5 %78.1 %45.1 %22.8
2010Royals19.4 %56.3 %38.1 %66.7 %88.9 %83.3 %50.8 %22.8
2012Royals21.2 %64.7 %45.8 %81.8 %90.9 %89.1 %56.7 %25.1
Total- - -26.3 %61.2 %42.7 %63.0 %88.1 %79.9 %46.9 %23.1

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2004BravesP18019.0011010000 1   .500 
20052 TeamsP35769.1530000000 6   1.000 
    2005BravesP23444.1210000000 6   1.000 
    2005TigersP12325.0320000000 0   1.000 
2006Tigers (AAA)P226.2000  0          
2006TigersP20138.2240000000 0   1.000 
2007Tigers (AA)P5110.2000  0          
2007Tigers (AAA)P6010.0200  0          
2007Royals (AAA)P101.2000  0          
2008Royals (AA)P10017.0000  0          
2008Royals (AAA)P231095.0372  0          
2009Royals (AAA)P13025.1021  0          
2009RoyalsP43050.1841010000 7   .923 
2010Royals (AAA)P202.0000  0          
2010RoyalsP502.0000000000 0   .000 
2011Dodgers (AAA)P27029.2170  0          
2012Royals (AAA)P40167.02140  0          
2012RoyalsP308.0120000000 0   1.000 
2013Pirates (AAA)P100.1000  0          
2013Rockies (AAA)P225.2010  0          
2013Braves (AAA)P6213.0011  0          
Total- - -P1248187.116142020000 14   .938 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSZrCERArSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2004BravesP19.00 0  000           
20052 TeamsP69.10 -1  0-1-2           
    2005BravesP44.10 -1  0-1-2           
    2005TigersP25.00 0  000           
2006TigersP38.20 1  012           
2009RoyalsP50.10 -1  00-1           
2010RoyalsP2.00 0  000           
2012RoyalsP8.00 0  000           
Total- - -P187.10 -1  00-1           

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2012RoyalsP8.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (2)
Total- - -P187.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (2)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2004Braves0.1-0.1-0.1-0.23.10.3$1.3 
20052 Teams-0.40.00.30.3-7.0-0.7($3.2)$0
    2005Braves-0.20.3-0.10.1-3.4-0.3($1.6)$0
    2005Tigers-0.2-0.30.50.2-3.6-0.3($1.6)$0
2006Tigers0.2-0.20.30.10.40.1$0.2 
2009Royals0.20.30.20.5-3.3-0.3($2.1) 
2010Royals-0.2-0.2-0.1-0.2-0.10.0($0.1) 
2012Royals-0.1-0.30.1-0.20.40.0$0.3 
Total- - --0.3-0.50.70.3-6.4-0.6($3.5)$1

  • $0.2m / 1 Years (2012) (Edit)
    • signed by Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim on 1/25/2012 (Minor League)
    • 2012: $0.2M
    • Originally Reported By: David Holtzman
    • Source: rotoworld.com, Hat Tip: en.wikipedia.org
    • Submitted by Bailey Winston
  • $0.7m / 1 Years (2010) (Edit)
    • signed by Kansas City Royals on 12/13/2009 (Avoided Arbitration)
    • 2010: $0.7M
    • Other Notes: Will earn $240,000 in minor leagues
    • Source: rotoworld.com, Hat Tip: theledger.com
    • Submitted by Bailey Winston
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