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Nate Spears 2B

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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG DRC+ WARP
11 8 .000 .000 .000 75 0.0
Birth Date5-3-1985
Height5' 11"
Weight180 lbs
Age35 years, 8 months, 20 days
BatsL
ThrowsR
WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA H 2B 3B HR BB SO HBP SB CS AVG OBP SLG DRC+ DRAA BRR FRAA BWARP
2011 BOS 26 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 81 -0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 BOS 27 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 70 -0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
Career78000004000.000.000.00075-0.20.00.00.0

Statistics for All Levels

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YEAR Team Lg LG G PA oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ DRC+ DRC+ SD FRAA BRR DRAA BWARP
2004 DEL A SAL 97 431 .000 .000 .000 .313 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 FRD A+ CRL 112 498 .254 .316 .374 .337 104 2.4 0.8 0 101 0 0.0 -1.3 0.7 0.0
2006 DAY A+ FSL 97 369 .000 .000 .000 .285 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 DAY A+ FSL 78 300 .254 .323 .372 .292 101 -1.1 9.2 -0.7 90 0 2.8 2.2 -2.6 1.1
2007 TEN AA SOU 38 135 .253 .329 .389 .316 103 2.2 4.1 -0.2 113 0 -2.1 3.9 2.5 0.8
2008 TEN AA SOU 115 473 .261 .338 .393 .333 113 10.6 13.9 -0.7 116 0 2.2 0.3 3.5 1.9
2008 IOW AAA PCL 5 21 .283 .358 .446 .278 107 -1 0.7 0 100 0 -0.9 0.0 -0.2 0.0
2009 IOW AAA PCL 128 411 .268 .335 .403 .278 87 -6 11.9 1.2 81 0 -0.3 2.6 -7.5 0.8
2010 PME AA EAS 136 620 .262 .338 .404 .299 110 19.9 17.4 -0.5 131 0 8.7 3.5 19.9 5.0
2011 BOS MLB AL 3 4 .228 .297 .385 .000 107 -1 0.1 0 81 7 0.0 0.0 -0.1 0.0
2011 PAW AAA INT 96 378 .257 .325 .390 .288 91 6.7 11.7 -1.5 111 0 2.5 1.1 4.6 1.7
2012 BOS MLB AL 4 4 .223 .276 .399 .000 109 -1 0.1 0 70 9 0.0 0.0 -0.1 0.0
2012 PAW AAA INT 108 395 .257 .325 .385 .292 96 -3.5 11.7 0.1 98 0 11.2 2.8 -0.2 2.5
2012 GIG Wnt DWL 6 20 .000 .000 .000 .083 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 AKR AA EAS 4 21 .242 .321 .370 .200 104 -1.2 0.6 -0.1 72 0 0.1 -0.1 -0.9 0.0
2013 COH AAA INT 68 237 .255 .325 .386 .276 100 -2.7 6.8 -0.7 87 0 -7.4 2.7 -6.1 -0.5
2014 LEH AAA INT 52 161 .256 .320 .391 .406 102 1.5 4.8 0.3 96 0 3.4 0.5 -3.0 0.6

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team lvl LG PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO SF SH
2004 DEL A SAL 431 371 50 102 12 11 5 151 38 47 63 7 6 .275 .355 .407 .132 7 7
2005 FRD A+ CRL 498 445 63 131 30 6 6 191 41 36 82 8 4 .294 .340 .429 .135 14 14
2006 DAY A+ FSL 369 321 45 79 15 1 1 99 25 31 53 7 4 .246 .320 .308 .062 7 7
2007 TEN AA SOU 135 114 22 34 2 2 4 52 11 13 19 2 0 .298 .373 .456 .158 4 4
2007 DAY A+ FSL 300 249 36 65 13 3 1 87 26 28 44 4 1 .261 .332 .349 .088 15 15
2008 TEN AA SOU 473 384 71 115 22 5 7 168 51 58 72 6 5 .299 .383 .438 .138 19 19
2008 IOW AAA PCL 21 18 5 5 1 0 0 6 1 3 0 1 0 .278 .381 .333 .056 0 0
2009 IOW AAA PCL 411 368 48 93 20 4 2 127 37 35 43 6 5 .253 .318 .345 .092 4 4
2010 PME AA EAS 620 514 104 140 30 4 20 238 82 84 93 13 1 .272 .385 .463 .191 1 1
2011 BOS MLB AL 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
2011 PAW AAA INT 378 315 49 78 19 2 8 125 45 49 69 13 1 .248 .355 .397 .149 5 3
2012 GIG Wnt DWL 20 16 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 3 5 0 0 .063 .200 .063 .000 1 0
2012 PAW AAA INT 395 346 46 83 16 4 10 137 38 43 86 3 2 .240 .329 .396 .156 0 3
2012 BOS MLB AL 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
2013 COH AAA INT 237 196 32 44 8 1 4 66 19 32 50 6 2 .224 .335 .337 .112 3 4
2013 AKR AA EAS 21 18 1 3 1 0 0 4 3 3 3 0 0 .167 .286 .222 .056 0 0
2014 LEH AAA INT 161 144 18 43 7 3 2 62 15 13 43 4 2 .299 .352 .431 .132 2

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr% CSAA
2011 11 0.6364 0.3636 0.7500 0.2857 0.5000 1.0000 0.5000 0.2500 0.0008
2012 15 0.4000 0.4667 0.4286 0.5000 0.4444 1.0000 0.0000 0.5714 -0.0004
Career260.50000.42310.56460.40930.46791.00000.21150.43540.0001

Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2011-06-29 2011-07-09 Minors 10 12 - Shoulder Sprain - -
2011-05-13 2011-05-29 Minors 16 14 Left Fingers Laceration on Bunt Attempt -
2006-07-11 2006-08-02 Minors 22 0 - Not Disclosed - -
2004-07-27 2004-08-03 Minors 7 0 - Not Disclosed - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 20 d1 year (2014)

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 6/8/14 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by Cleveland as a free agent 11/16/12 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2012). Re-signed by Boston for 2012 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by Boston 4/15/12. DFA by Boston 4/22/12. Sent outright to Triple-A 4/24/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Contract purchased by Boston 9/5/11. DFA by Boston 9/13/11. Sent outright to Triple-A 9/14/11.
  • Acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Baltimore 1/06.
  • Drafted by Baltimore 2003 (5-134) (Port Charlotte HS, Fla.). $0.215M signing bonus.

2019 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 1/27/2017 12:35 ET

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