R.J. Alvarez
Toronto Blue Jays (ML)
R.J. Alvarez
Birthdate:
June 8, 1991 (27 y, 8 m, 11 d)
Born In:
Royal Palm Beach, FL, USA
Nationality:
American
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'0"/215
Entry:
Unknown
Contract:
$555k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
2 years, 111 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 2 years, 111 days
40-man Service Time 4 years, 30 days
Time as Pro 7 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Options Used - This Year 3 - No
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Fair
Local Fair
Current Contract
2019 $555k ($555k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 40 35 30 35 30
vs R 40 35 30 35 30
vs L 40 35 30 35 30
Potential 40 35 30 35 30
Fielding C IF OF
Range 20 20
Error 30 20
Arm 20 35 20
Turn DP 30
C Ability 20
Position
Pitcher 20
Run/Bunt
Speed 40
Stealing 35
Running 45
Sac Bunt 40
Bunt for Hit 30
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 75 55 55
vs R 75 55 55
vs L 70 50 55
Potential 80 55 55
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 70 70
Curveball 55 55
Slider 60 70
Changeup 55 55
Other Pitching
Velocity 97-99 mph
GB % 45%
Stamina 30
Hold 55
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
2019-02-16
GB% decreased from 47% to 45%
Stamina decreased from 35 to 30
2019-01-19
Hold increased from 50 to 55
2019-01-02
GB% increased from 45% to 47%
Stamina increased from 30 to 35
2018-12-30
Weight increased from 214 to 215
2018-12-08
Weight decreased from 215 to 214
2018-11-03
Weight increased from 214 to 215
2018-11-01
Sac Bunt increased from 35 to 40
Bunt for Hit decreased from 35 to 30
Infield Range decreased from 25 to 20
GB% decreased from 46% to 45%
Curveball Pot decreased from 60 to 55
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
National Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
2018-10-26
Weight decreased from 215 to 214
2018-10-13
Weight increased from 214 to 215
2018-09-12
Role changed from CL to RP
2018-08-04
Hold decreased from 55 to 50
2018-07-13
Weight increased from 213 to 214
2018-06-29
Role changed from RP to CL
2018-06-01
P defense decreased from 30 to 20
Weight increased from 212 to 213
2018-05-01
Movement Potential decreased from 60 to 55
Movement decreased from 60 to 55
Movement vs R decreased from 60 to 55
Movement vs L decreased from 55 to 50
GB% decreased from 47% to 46%
Weight increased from 211 to 212
2018-04-01
Weight increased from 210 to 211

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
Atlanta - MLB
ATL - MLB
2018 27 0 28 32.1 0 1 1 37 8 29.37% 6.35% 1.59% 57.69% 55.56% 0.303 4.454 2.382 57 3.018 2.07 0.87
Atlanta - MLB
ATL - MLB
2017 26 0 72 63.2 1 3 2 77 29 28.41% 10.70% 1.85% 79.22% 61.11% 0.313 3.251 3.123 85 3.129 0.13 0.93
Atlanta - MLB
ATL - MLB
2016 25 0 27 29.1 0 1 0 32 13 24.06% 9.77% 3.76% 65.79% 47.17% 0.329 4.296 4.641 121 3.617 -0.35 -0.16
LAA - MLB
2015 24 0 26 22.2 1 2 0 20 11 20.00% 11.00% 2.00% 80.13% 39.13% 0.302 3.574 4.006 95 4.592 -0.43 0.06
Oakland - MLB
OAK - MLB
2015 24 0 9 15.1 0 0 1 12 5 20.00% 8.33% 3.33% 57.38% 57.58% 0.195 4.696 4.409 105 3.994 0.29 -0.03
Atlanta (3 yrs)
ATL (3 yrs)
0 127 125.1 1 5 3 146 50 27.55% 9.43% 2.26% 71.14% 56.28% 0.315 3.806 3.287 86 3.214 0.52 1.64
Los Angeles (1 yrs)
LAA (1 yrs)
0 26 22.2 1 2 0 20 11 20.00% 11.00% 2.00% 80.13% 39.13% 0.302 3.574 4.006 95 4.592 -0.43 0.06
Oakland (1 yrs)
OAK (1 yrs)
0 9 15.1 0 0 1 12 5 20.00% 8.33% 3.33% 57.38% 57.58% 0.195 4.696 4.409 105 3.994 0.29 -0.03
Total - MLB
MLB
0 162 163.1 2 7 4 178 66 25.80% 9.57% 2.32% 71.73% 53.74% 0.301 3.857 3.492 89 3.479 0.36 1.67

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
GWI - IL
2018 27 0 43 38.2 3 2 22 52 10 32.70% 6.29% 2.52% 69.31% 53.33% 0.344 3.491 2.514 65 2.158 0.98 1.35
GWI - IL
2016 25 0 30 32.0 3 3 19 42 11 32.56% 8.53% 2.33% 69.44% 46.15% 0.254 2.250 3.158 77 3.080 -0.91 0.75
Salt Lake - PCL
SL - PCL
2015 24 0 1 1.1 0 0 0 1 0 10.00% 0.00% 0.00% 20.00% 100.00% 0.625 20.250 2.120 46 2.120 18.13 0.04
Nashville - PCL
NAS - PCL
2015 24 0 36 35.0 1 3 24 39 13 27.46% 9.15% 1.41% 77.96% 53.97% 0.268 2.829 3.420 74 4.075 -0.59 0.60
Midland - TEX
MID - TEX
2015 24 0 1 0.2 0 0 1 2 0 100.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.000 0.000 -2.583 -61 -2.583 2.58 0.04
Total - AAA
AAA
0 110 107.0 7 8 65 134 34 30.45% 7.73% 2.05% 70.02% 52.25% 0.303 3.112 2.998 71 3.060 0.11 2.74
Total - AA
AA
0 1 0.2 0 0 1 2 0 100.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.000 0.000 -2.583 -61 -2.583 2.58 0.04

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA wRC+ WAR
Atlanta - MLB
ATL - MLB
2018 27 26 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0.000 0.333 0.333 0.0000 0.230 39 -0.02
Atlanta - MLB
ATL - MLB
2017 26 69 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Atlanta - MLB
ATL - MLB
2016 25 26 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -119 -0.13
LAA - MLB
2015 24 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 -120 -0.02
San Diego - MLB
SD - MLB
2014 23 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Atlanta (3 yrs)
ATL (3 yrs)
121 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 0.000 0.167 0.167 0.0000 0.115 -40 -0.15
Los Angeles (1 yrs)
LAA (1 yrs)
2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 -120 -0.02
San Diego (1 yrs)
SD (1 yrs)
10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Total - MLB
MLB
133 7 6 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 2 0 0 0.000 0.143 0.143 0.0000 0.099 -52 -0.17

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Atlanta - MLB
ATL - MLB
2018 P 27 32.1 0 3 0 1.000 0.835 1.041 -0.09
Atlanta - MLB
ATL - MLB
2017 P 67 63.2 3 10 1 0.929 1.838 1.015 -0.01
Atlanta - MLB
ATL - MLB
2016 P 24 29.1 1 3 1 0.800 1.227 0.829 -0.62
LAA - MLB
2015 P 23 22.2 2 4 0 1.000 2.382 1.026 -0.01
Oakland - MLB
OAK - MLB
2015 P 9 15.1 1 2 0 1.000 1.761 1.026 -0.03
Total P 160 171.1 7 24 2 -0.79

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
GWI - IL
2018 P 41 38.2 0 8 0 1.000 1.862 1.022 -0.17
Total P 139 38.2 7 21 0 -0.17
Date Team Players Sent Team Players Sent
July 29, 2015 Oakland Jesse Hahn
R.J. Alvarez
Billy Burns
Los Angeles Matt Joyce
Nov. 19, 2015 Los Angeles R.J. Alvarez
Atlanta Luis Avilan
Dec. 10, 2018 Atlanta R.J. Alvarez
Jorge Polanco
Toronto Zak Taylor
Tim Krieger
$1M cash
Player Awards
None
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Hold Rank
2017 18 9