Álex Vargas
Pittsburgh Pirates (ML)
Álex Vargas
Birthdate:
Dec. 21, 2001 (23 y, 10 m, 16 d)
Born In:
San Miguelito, PAN, PAN
Nationality:
Panamanian
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
L/L
Height/Weight:
6'2"/198
Entry:
Unknown
Contract:
$750k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
1 years, 0 days

2025 Season Pitching Summary

Team G GS IP W-L SV SD MD BB K ERA FIP FIP- xFIP WAR
PIT - MLB
12 12 74.1 3-4 0 0 0 27 53 4.964 4.565 119 4.064 0.30
PHI - MLB
20 20 130.2 9-6 0 0 0 24 93 3.031 3.168 83 3.707 2.92

2025 Season Batting Summary

Team G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS wOBA BABIP wRC+ WAR ZR
PIT - MLB
11 21 2 0 0 0 2 1 1 6 0 0 0.095 0.130 0.226 0.106 0.125 -54 -0.47 -0.45
PHI - MLB
19 41 4 2 0 0 1 3 1 13 0 1 0.098 0.119 0.265 0.118 0.143 -46 -1.06 -3.00

2025 Season Fielding Summary

Team Pos G IP PO A E Fld % Eff ZR
PHI - MLB
P 20 130.2 5 18 1 0.9583 0.9787 -2.998
PIT - MLB
P 12 74.1 0 14 0 1.0000 1.4315 -0.447
Current Status
MLB Service Time 1 years, 0 days
40-man Service Time 1 years, 0 days
Time as Pro 4 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Options Used - This Year 0 - No
Personality
Leadership Very Low
Loyalty Very Low
Desire for Win Very High
Greed High
Intelligence High
Work Ethic Very High
Popularity
National Unknown
Local Unknown
Current Contract
2025 $750k ($0 left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 6 9 2 5 3
vs R 6 9 2 5 3
vs L 5 8 1 4 3
Potential 6 9 2 5 5
Fielding C IF OF
Range 1 1
Error 6 6
Arm 1 10 9
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 1
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 3
Running 1
Sac Bunt 12
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 15 12 14
vs R 15 12 14
vs L 15 13 16
Potential 19 13 15
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 15 18
Curveball 5 7
Changeup 18 18
Splitter 12 15
Forkball 12 14
Other Pitching
Velocity 93-95 mph
GB % 57%
Stamina 17
Hold 20
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
2025-10-26
Sac Bunt decreased from 13 to 12
2025-09-29
Infield Range decreased from 2 to 1
P defense decreased from 6 to 1
Weight increased from 197 to 198
2025-07-07
Stuff increased from 14 to 15
Stuff vs R increased from 14 to 15
Stuff vs L increased from 14 to 15
Changeup increased from 17 to 18
Weight increased from 195 to 197
2025-06-16
Weight increased from 194 to 195
2025-06-02
P defense decreased from 7 to 6
2025-05-12
Sac Bunt increased from 12 to 13
2025-05-05
Outfield Arm decreased from 10 to 9
2025-04-28
Sac Bunt decreased from 13 to 12
2025-04-21
Movement vs L decreased from 14 to 13
GB% decreased from 58% to 57%
2025-04-14
Forkball increased from 11 to 12
2025-02-08
Movement Potential decreased from 14 to 13
Movement decreased from 14 to 12
Movement vs R decreased from 14 to 12
GB% decreased from 59% to 58%
Stamina increased from 16 to 17
Hold increased from 19 to 20
Forkball decreased from 12 to 11
Weight increased from 193 to 194
2024-11-05
Movement vs R increased from 13 to 14
2024-10-26
Weight increased from 192 to 193
2024-10-19
Changeup increased from 16 to 17
2024-09-23
Sac Bunt increased from 12 to 13
Control vs R increased from 13 to 14
Control vs L increased from 15 to 16
2024-09-16
Sac Bunt decreased from 13 to 12
Forkball increased from 11 to 12
2024-09-09
Movement Potential decreased from 15 to 14
GB% decreased from 61% to 59%
2024-09-02
Movement increased from 13 to 14
Splitter increased from 11 to 12
2024-08-26
Stuff increased from 13 to 14
Stuff vs R increased from 13 to 14
Changeup increased from 15 to 16
2024-08-05
Curveball increased from 4 to 5
2024-07-15
Control increased from 13 to 14
Control vs R increased from 12 to 13
Control vs L increased from 14 to 15
2024-07-08
Stuff vs L increased from 13 to 14
Movement Potential increased from 14 to 15
GB% increased from 60% to 61%
Fastball increased from 14 to 15
Changeup increased from 14 to 15
2024-06-24
Weight increased from 191 to 192
2024-06-10
Stuff vs R increased from 12 to 13
2024-05-13
Infield Arm decreased from 11 to 10
Stuff increased from 12 to 13
2024-05-06
Stamina decreased from 17 to 16
Hold decreased from 20 to 19
2024-04-29
Stealing increased from 2 to 3
Control increased from 12 to 13
Control vs L increased from 13 to 14
2024-04-22
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 2 to 3
Control increased from 11 to 12
Control vs R increased from 11 to 12
Control vs L increased from 12 to 13
2024-04-15
Contact increased from 5 to 6
Contact vs R increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 2 to 3
Stuff vs L increased from 12 to 13
Changeup increased from 13 to 14
2024-04-07
Movement vs L increased from 13 to 14
Changeup increased from 12 to 13
Forkball increased from 10 to 11
2024-03-29
Stuff vs R increased from 11 to 12
Fastball increased from 13 to 14
Splitter increased from 10 to 11
2024-03-20
Stuff increased from 11 to 12
Stuff vs L increased from 11 to 12
Changeup increased from 11 to 12
2024-02-25
Hold increased from 19 to 20
2023-12-26
Fastball increased from 12 to 13
2023-11-27
Stuff increased from 10 to 11
Stuff vs R increased from 10 to 11
Stuff vs L increased from 10 to 11
Changeup increased from 10 to 11
2023-11-09
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Control increased from 10 to 11
Control vs R increased from 10 to 11
Control vs L increased from 11 to 12
2023-07-17
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Outfield Error decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff increased from 9 to 10
Stuff vs R increased from 9 to 10
Movement Potential decreased from 15 to 14
Movement vs L decreased from 14 to 13
GB% decreased from 61% to 60%
Fastball increased from 11 to 12
Changeup increased from 9 to 10
Weight decreased from 192 to 191
2023-05-29
Contact vs L increased from 3 to 4
Power Potential increased from 1 to 2
Power increased from 1 to 2
Power vs R increased from 1 to 2
Eye Potential increased from 4 to 5
Eye increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs R increased from 4 to 5
P defense decreased from 8 to 7
Stuff vs L increased from 9 to 10
Movement vs L increased from 13 to 14
Control vs R increased from 9 to 10
2023-02-26
Eye vs L increased from 3 to 4
Movement increased from 12 to 13
Movement vs R increased from 12 to 13
Velocity increased from 92-94 mph to 93-95 mph
GB% decreased from 62% to 61%
Stamina increased from 16 to 17
Fastball Pot increased from 17 to 18
Fastball increased from 10 to 11
Forkball increased from 9 to 10
Weight increased from 190 to 192
2022-10-14
Contact increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 1 to 2
Stuff increased from 8 to 9
Stuff vs R increased from 8 to 9
Stuff vs L increased from 8 to 9
Control increased from 8 to 10
Control vs R increased from 8 to 9
Control vs L increased from 9 to 11
Velocity increased from 91-93 mph to 92-94 mph
Fastball Pot increased from 16 to 17
Curveball Pot increased from 6 to 7
Curveball increased from 3 to 4
Splitter Pot increased from 14 to 15
Splitter increased from 9 to 10
Forkball Pot increased from 13 to 14
Weight increased from 189 to 190
2022-07-31
Infield Arm increased from 10 to 11
Outfield Arm decreased from 11 to 10
Movement vs L increased from 12 to 13
Control increased from 7 to 8
Control vs R increased from 7 to 8
Control vs L increased from 8 to 9
Stamina decreased from 17 to 16
Fastball increased from 9 to 10
Changeup increased from 8 to 9
Forkball increased from 8 to 9
2022-05-29
Eye increased from 2 to 4
Eye vs R increased from 2 to 4
Eye vs L increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks increased from 1 to 2
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 1 to 2
Infield Range decreased from 3 to 2
P defense decreased from 9 to 8
Stuff Potential increased from 18 to 19
Stuff increased from 5 to 8
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 8
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 8
Movement Potential increased from 14 to 15
Movement increased from 10 to 12
Movement vs R increased from 10 to 12
Movement vs L increased from 10 to 12
Control increased from 4 to 7
Control vs R increased from 4 to 7
Control vs L increased from 4 to 8
Velocity increased from 89-91 mph to 91-93 mph
GB% increased from 60% to 62%
Stamina increased from 16 to 17
Fastball Pot increased from 15 to 16
Fastball increased from 6 to 9
Curveball increased from 2 to 3
Changeup increased from 4 to 8
Splitter Pot increased from 13 to 14
Splitter increased from 7 to 9
Forkball increased from 7 to 8
Weight increased from 188 to 189
2021-04-10
Gap Potential increased from 8 to 9
Gap increased from 8 to 9
Gap vs R increased from 8 to 9
Gap vs L increased from 7 to 8
Sac Bunt increased from 12 to 13
Infield Error decreased from 7 to 6
Movement Potential decreased from 15 to 14
GB% decreased from 62% to 60%
Splitter Pot decreased from 14 to 13
Weight decreased from 189 to 188

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
PHI - MLB
2025 23 20 20 130.2 9-6 0 93 24 18.42% 4.75% 2.18% 72.74% 54.74% 0.253 3.031 3.168 83 3.707 -0.14 2.92
PIT - MLB
2025 23 12 12 74.1 3-4 0 53 27 16.41% 8.36% 3.72% 73.25% 55.77% 0.316 4.964 4.565 119 4.064 0.40 0.30
Total - MLB
MLB
32 32 205.0 12-10 0 146 51 17.63% 6.16% 2.78% 72.97% 55.12% 0.277 3.732 3.675 96 3.836 0.06 3.22

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
LHV - IL
2024 22 30 30 178.2 10-10 0 120 66 15.71% 8.64% 1.70% 68.51% 56.30% 0.284 4.030 4.109 86 4.774 -0.08 3.78
LHV - IL
2023 21 28 28 156.2 9-11 0 90 80 12.73% 11.32% 3.11% 72.55% 52.86% 0.297 5.228 5.802 120 5.750 -0.57 0.46
WIL - NYP
2022 20 15 15 78.1 6-3 0 77 33 23.99% 10.28% 1.56% 66.67% 56.12% 0.293 3.792 4.714 103 4.562 -0.92 0.89
VPhi - VSL
2021 19 0 4 4.0 0-0 4 4 1 33.33% 8.33% 0.00% 100.00% 50.00% 0.143 0.000 3.140 77 3.916 -3.14 0.09
Total - AAA
AAA
58 58 335.1 19-21 0 210 146 14.28% 9.93% 2.38% 70.55% 54.67% 0.290 4.590 4.900 102 5.230 -0.31 4.24
Total - S A
S A
15 15 78.1 6-3 0 77 33 23.99% 10.28% 1.56% 66.67% 56.12% 0.293 3.792 4.714 103 4.562 -0.92 0.89
Total - R
R
0 4 4.0 0-0 4 4 1 33.33% 8.33% 0.00% 100.00% 50.00% 0.143 0.000 3.140 77 3.916 -3.14 0.09

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
PHI - MLB
2025 23 19 47 41 4 2 0 0 1 3 1 13 0 1 0.098 0.119 0.265 0.1429 0.118 -46 -1.06
PIT - MLB
2025 23 11 27 21 2 0 0 0 2 1 1 6 0 0 0.095 0.130 0.226 0.1250 0.106 -54 -0.47
Total - MLB
MLB
30 74 62 6 2 0 0 3 4 2 19 0 1 0.097 0.123 0.252 0.1364 0.114 -49 -1.53

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
PHI - MLB
2025 P 20 130.2 5 18 1 0.958 1.584 0.979 -3.00
PIT - MLB
2025 P 12 74.1 0 14 0 1.000 1.695 1.432 -0.45
Total P 32 205.0 5 32 1 -3.45

TheShow Pitching Log

Date Opp Score GS IP H R ER HR BB K IBB HBP GB FB BF PI GSC WPA ERA FIP
Oct. 4, 2025
Oct 4
@WAS 1 - 6 5.0 10 4 4 2 2 4 0 0 5 5 26 99 26 -0.24
Sept. 27, 2025
Sep 27
STL 8 - 6 4.1 8 6 6 1 2 3 0 0 2 8 24 86 25 -0.32
Sept. 21, 2025
Sep 21
@CIN 7 - 5 5.1 4 4 4 2 3 3 0 0 9 3 22 89 37 -0.24
Sept. 15, 2025
Sep 15
@MIL 7 - 0 7.1 8 0 0 0 2 5 0 0 9 5 29 116 69 0.29
Sept. 10, 2025
Sep 10
CHN 6 - 5 6.1 7 5 4 0 2 8 0 0 5 6 29 101 53 -0.37
Sept. 5, 2025
Sep 5
CIN 2 - 4 6.0 7 3 3 0 1 2 0 0 6 6 22 81 53 -0.07
Aug. 30, 2025
Aug 30
@CIN 2 - 4 5.1 9 4 4 3 2 4 0 0 6 6 27 101 24 -0.17
Aug. 25, 2025
Aug 25
LAN 7 - 6 7.0 7 4 4 1 0 4 0 0 11 6 29 95 54 -0.20
Aug. 20, 2025
Aug 20
@MIL 6 - 0 7.2 4 0 0 0 4 4 0 0 13 6 31 118 74 0.25
Aug. 14, 2025
Aug 14
@DET 1 - 12 5.0 6 6 6 1 4 3 0 1 5 6 25 90 29 -0.11
Aug. 9, 2025
Aug 9
SD 8 - 7 7.0 5 3 3 0 2 10 0 0 7 3 27 106 69 0.21
Aug. 3, 2025
Aug 3
@SD 5 - 3 8.0 8 3 3 2 3 3 0 0 9 9 32 111 48 0.10
July 29, 2025
Jul 29
HOU 14 - 6 5.0 4 3 3 0 2 8 0 0 4 2 20 87 57 -0.13
July 25, 2025
Jul 25
MIL 3 - 2 7.0 4 2 2 0 1 7 0 1 6 7 27 85 73 0.07
July 19, 2025
Jul 19
@MIL 4 - 1 6.1 5 1 1 1 1 7 0 0 7 3 23 95 64 0.15
July 10, 2025
Jul 10
PIT 2 - 0 7.1 3 0 0 0 3 2 0 1 13 5 27 98 74 0.40
July 5, 2025
Jul 5
@NYN 4 - 5 5.0 3 2 1 1 0 4 0 2 5 6 21 97 56 0.13
June 28, 2025
Jun 28
@ARI 6 - 5 6.0 7 4 4 1 0 2 0 0 10 6 25 96 46 -0.12
June 22, 2025
Jun 22
ARI 0 - 3 6.1 6 1 1 0 1 2 0 0 7 8 24 96 63 0.17
June 17, 2025
Jun 17
@BOS 11 - 1 7.0 8 1 1 0 1 3 0 1 8 7 28 96 64 0.12
June 12, 2025
Jun 12
@ATL 6 - 5 6.0 7 5 5 3 0 5 0 0 10 3 25 79 34 -0.30
June 7, 2025
Jun 7
SF 3 - 7 6.0 7 5 5 1 2 2 0 0 8 8 27 94 39 -0.32
June 1, 2025
Jun 1
CIN 4 - 8 5.0 4 5 2 1 1 6 0 0 5 4 21 91 45 -0.33
May 28, 2025
May 28
COL 2 - 3 7.1 7 3 3 1 0 9 0 0 7 4 27 101 64 0.15
May 23, 2025
May 23
@PIT 0 - 1 7.0 2 0 0 0 2 7 0 0 5 7 23 99 81 0.41
May 17, 2025
May 17
@WAS 1 - 4 6.1 5 4 4 1 2 4 0 0 5 9 25 91 50 -0.06
May 10, 2025
May 10
WAS 4 - 3 8.0 5 2 2 0 1 6 0 0 11 7 30 105 76 0.15
May 5, 2025
May 5
@CHN 1 - 9 6.0 6 4 4 1 2 4 0 1 4 9 26 103 46 -0.11
April 30, 2025
Apr 30
MIA 7 - 2 7.0 7 2 2 0 0 3 0 0 10 7 27 95 65 0.09
April 24, 2025
Apr 24
@NYN 5 - 2 7.0 6 2 2 0 1 5 0 1 5 7 25 96 67 0.26
April 18, 2025
Apr 18
@WAS 7 - 3 8.0 4 2 2 0 2 3 0 1 9 10 29 98 73 0.28
April 11, 2025
Apr 11
WAS 4 - 1 7.0 3 0 0 0 2 4 0 0 11 5 25 97 76 0.33

TheShow Hitting Log

Date Opp Score AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI K BB HBP SF SB CS WPA Avg OBP OPS
Oct. 4, 2025
Oct 4
@WAS 1 - 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Sept. 27, 2025
Sep 27
STL 8 - 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Sept. 21, 2025
Sep 21
@CIN 7 - 5 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.06
Sept. 15, 2025
Sep 15
@MIL 7 - 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 -0.02
Sept. 10, 2025
Sep 10
CHN 6 - 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Sept. 5, 2025
Sep 5
CIN 2 - 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.06
Aug. 30, 2025
Aug 30
@CIN 2 - 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Aug. 25, 2025
Aug 25
LAN 7 - 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.05
Aug. 20, 2025
Aug 20
@MIL 6 - 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.02
Aug. 9, 2025
Aug 9
SD 8 - 7 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Aug. 3, 2025
Aug 3
@SD 5 - 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.05
July 29, 2025
Jul 29
HOU 14 - 6 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.08
July 25, 2025
Jul 25
MIL 3 - 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.07
July 19, 2025
Jul 19
@MIL 4 - 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
July 10, 2025
Jul 10
PIT 2 - 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.03
July 5, 2025
Jul 5
@NYN 4 - 5 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.02
June 28, 2025
Jun 28
@ARI 6 - 5 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.03
June 22, 2025
Jun 22
ARI 0 - 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.06
June 12, 2025
Jun 12
@ATL 6 - 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.06
June 7, 2025
Jun 7
SF 3 - 7 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.04
June 1, 2025
Jun 1
CIN 4 - 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.01
May 28, 2025
May 28
COL 2 - 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 -0.01
May 23, 2025
May 23
@PIT 0 - 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.03
May 17, 2025
May 17
@WAS 1 - 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.10
May 10, 2025
May 10
WAS 4 - 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.11
May 5, 2025
May 5
@CHN 1 - 9 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.02
April 30, 2025
Apr 30
MIA 7 - 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.11
April 24, 2025
Apr 24
@NYN 5 - 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.07
April 18, 2025
Apr 18
@WAS 7 - 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 -0.10
April 11, 2025
Apr 11
WAS 4 - 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Date Team Players Sent Team Players Sent
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Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
Rookie of the Month May 2025 Philadelphia (MLB)
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