James Nelson

Miami Marlins (A+)
Age: 21
Bats/Throws: R/R
6' 2" / 180
3B

Prospects Report
Team Rank: 8Overall Rank: NAReported: 2018 - UpdatedETA: 2021  
HitGamePowerRawPowerSpeedFieldThrowsFuture Value
30 / 5030 / 5050 / 5550 / 5050 / 6055 / 5545

RotoWire News: Nelson has a minor knee injury and is expected to be ready for game action by the end of April, MLB.com's Mike Rosenbaum reports. (4/6/2018)

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SeasonTeamGPAHRRRBISBBB%K%ISOBABIPAVGOBPSLGwOBAwRC+BsROffDefWAR
2016Marlins (R)431801262477.8 %16.7 %.080.338.284.344.364.341115    
2017Marlins (A)1024327415966.0 %24.5 %.147.399.309.354.456.365132    
2018Steamer0100004.2 %28.2 %.082.271.202.240.284.229370.0-0.10.00.0
2018Marlins (A+)622532272815.1 %26.1 %.069.281.211.262.280.25456    

SeasonTeamGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2016Marlins (R)4316218046351001262414030220373.284
2017Marlins (A)10239543212281313741592611065601062.309
2018Steamer0110000000000000 00.202
2018Marlins (A+)6223225349371002272813166431510.211

SeasonTeamBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOSpdBABIPUBRwGDPwSBwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2016Marlins (R)7.8 %16.7 %0.47.284.344.364.709.0804.9.338  0.2233.0.341115
2017Marlins (A)6.0 %24.5 %0.25.309.354.456.810.1474.5.399  0.26515.8.365132
2018Steamer4.2 %28.2 %0.15.202.240.284.524.0823.6.2710.0 0.00-0.1.22937
2018Marlins (A+)5.1 %26.1 %0.20.211.262.280.542.0693.4.281  0.216-12.9.25456

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%
2016Marlins (R)1.6821.5 %49.2 %29.2 %15.8 %2.6 %  47.0 %18.7 %34.3 %   
2017Marlins (A)2.4121.9 %55.2 %22.9 %18.8 %10.9 %  46.9 %21.9 %31.2 %   
2018Marlins (A+)1.5821.3 %48.2 %30.5 %16.0 %4.0 %  47.1 %20.6 %32.4 %   

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHBallsStrikesPitches
2016Marlins (R)6438286   66229295
2017Marlins (A)154646112   51610501566
2018Marlins (A+)7950358   307643950

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2016Marlins (R)3B4040343.0228912  9          
2017Marlins (A)3B8080687.25114119  5          
2018Marlins (A+)3B4847404.228635  4          

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  • 2016 June Amateur Draft - Round: 15, Pick: 7, Overall: 443
    • Team: Miami Marlins
    • School: Cisco JC, TX
  • 2015 June Amateur Draft - Round: 18, Pick: 6, Overall: 531
    • Team: Boston Red Sox
    • School: Redan (GA) HS