Alex Whitaker
Oakland Athletics (ML)
Alex Whitaker
Birthdate:
Feb. 15, 1991 (34 y, 2 m, 27 d)
Born In:
Winchester, NV, USA
Nationality:
American
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'1"/242
Entry:
2015 Draft - Round: 4, Overall: 116, Team: Oakland Athletics
Contract:
$1.6M / 1 year
ML Service Time:
3 years, 12 days

2025 Season Pitching Summary

Team G GS IP W-L SV SD MD BB K ERA FIP FIP- xFIP WAR
Oakland - MLB
OAK - MLB
1 0 5.0 0-0 0 1 0 1 1 0.000 2.971 80 4.602 0.08
Nashville - PCL
NAS - PCL
2 2 14.0 0-0 0 0 0 2 6 2.571 2.848 61 5.019 0.54
Current Status
MLB Service Time 3 years, 12 days
40-man Service Time 5 years, 42 days
Time as Pro 10 years
Roster Status Waive/DFA
Injury Status None
Options Used - This Year 3 - No
Personality
Leadership Very Low
Loyalty Very High
Desire for Win Normal
Greed Very High
Intelligence High
Work Ethic High
Popularity
National Fair
Local Fair
Current Contract
2025 $1.6M ($1.29M left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 3 6 2 11 3
vs R 3 6 2 11 3
vs L 3 6 2 12 3
Potential 3 6 2 15 3
Fielding C IF OF
Range 1 1
Error 5 2
Arm 1 10 3
Turn DP 2
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 1
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 7
Running 1
Sac Bunt 17
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 14 9 14
vs R 14 9 15
vs L 14 9 14
Potential 16 9 15
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 11 11
Curveball 15 16
Changeup 15 17
Other Pitching
Velocity 90-92 mph
GB % 56%
Stamina 8
Hold 9
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
2025-04-28
Stuff decreased from 15 to 14
Stuff vs L decreased from 15 to 14
Changeup decreased from 16 to 15
2025-04-21
Stuff Potential increased from 14 to 16
Stuff increased from 13 to 15
Stuff vs R increased from 13 to 14
Stuff vs L increased from 13 to 15
Position changed from SP to RP
Role changed from SP to RP
Weight increased from 241 to 242
2025-04-05
Stuff vs L decreased from 14 to 13
Curveball decreased from 16 to 15
2025-03-18
Weight increased from 240 to 241
2025-03-09
Stuff decreased from 14 to 13
Changeup decreased from 17 to 16
Weight increased from 239 to 240
2025-02-23
Eye Potential increased from 14 to 15
Stuff increased from 13 to 14
2025-02-08
P defense decreased from 4 to 1
Stuff vs R decreased from 14 to 13
Stuff vs L increased from 13 to 14
Movement Potential decreased from 11 to 9
Movement decreased from 11 to 9
Movement vs R decreased from 11 to 9
Movement vs L decreased from 11 to 9
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
National Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
2024-11-01
Sac Bunt decreased from 18 to 17
Stuff decreased from 14 to 13
2024-10-23
Weight increased from 238 to 239
2024-10-19
Weight increased from 237 to 238
2024-09-09
Sac Bunt increased from 17 to 18
Stuff increased from 13 to 14
2024-09-02
Stuff Potential decreased from 16 to 14
Stuff decreased from 15 to 13
Stuff vs R decreased from 16 to 14
Stuff vs L decreased from 15 to 13
Position changed from RP to SP
Role changed from RP to SP
2024-08-19
Movement Potential decreased from 12 to 11
Weight increased from 236 to 237
2024-07-22
Stuff decreased from 16 to 15
Hold increased from 8 to 9
2024-07-08
Weight decreased from 237 to 236
2024-06-24
Hold decreased from 9 to 8
Weight decreased from 238 to 237
2024-05-20
Contact Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Contact decreased from 4 to 3
Contact vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Contact vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Gap vs L decreased from 7 to 6
2024-05-06
Stuff increased from 15 to 16
2024-03-11
Contact increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
Stuff vs R increased from 15 to 16
2024-02-25
Contact decreased from 4 to 3
Contact vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Stuff vs R decreased from 16 to 15
2024-02-09
GB% increased from 55% to 56%
2024-02-03
Stamina increased from 7 to 8
2024-01-17
Weight increased from 237 to 238
2024-01-02
Contact increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
GB% increased from 53% to 55%
2023-12-26
Stuff vs R increased from 15 to 16
2023-12-19
Gap vs L increased from 6 to 7
GB% decreased from 54% to 53%
2023-12-12
Contact decreased from 4 to 3
Contact vs R decreased from 4 to 3
2023-11-20
Gap vs L decreased from 7 to 6
2023-11-09
Stuff vs R decreased from 16 to 15
GB% decreased from 55% to 54%
2023-09-11
Outfield Arm decreased from 4 to 3
2023-07-17
Stuff vs R increased from 15 to 16
GB% increased from 53% to 55%
Weight increased from 233 to 237
2023-05-29
Eye Potential increased from 13 to 14
Weight increased from 231 to 233
2023-02-26
Gap vs L increased from 6 to 7
Movement Potential decreased from 13 to 12
Control vs R increased from 14 to 15
GB% decreased from 57% to 53%
Weight decreased from 232 to 231
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
2022-10-14
Gap vs R increased from 5 to 6
Outfield Error decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff Potential increased from 14 to 16
Stuff increased from 14 to 15
Stuff vs R increased from 14 to 15
Stuff vs L increased from 13 to 15
Movement decreased from 12 to 11
Movement vs R decreased from 12 to 11
Movement vs L decreased from 12 to 11
Control decreased from 15 to 14
Control vs R decreased from 15 to 14
Control vs L decreased from 15 to 14
GB% decreased from 60% to 57%
Position changed from SP to RP
Role changed from SP to RP
Weight decreased from 233 to 232
2022-07-31
Gap vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Stuff Potential decreased from 16 to 14
Stuff decreased from 16 to 14
Stuff vs R decreased from 16 to 14
Stuff vs L decreased from 16 to 13
Curveball Pot decreased from 17 to 16
Position changed from RP to SP
Role changed from RP to SP
Weight increased from 232 to 233
2022-05-29
Gap vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff Potential increased from 14 to 16
Stuff increased from 14 to 16
Stuff vs R increased from 14 to 16
Stuff vs L increased from 14 to 16
Movement increased from 11 to 12
Movement vs R increased from 11 to 12
Movement vs L increased from 11 to 12
GB% increased from 58% to 60%
Stamina increased from 6 to 7
Position changed from SP to RP
Role changed from SP to RP
Weight decreased from 233 to 232
Local Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
2021-04-10
Stuff Potential decreased from 16 to 14
Stuff decreased from 16 to 14
Stuff vs R decreased from 16 to 14
Stuff vs L decreased from 16 to 14
Stamina decreased from 7 to 6
Fastball Pot decreased from 12 to 11
Position changed from RP to SP
Role changed from RP to SP
Weight increased from 232 to 233

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
Oakland - MLB
OAK - MLB
2025 34 0 1 5.0 0-0 0 1 1 5.26% 5.26% 0.00% 100.00% 64.29% 0.177 0.000 2.971 80 4.602 -2.97 0.08
Oakland - MLB
OAK - MLB
2024 33 0 7 13.0 0-2 0 8 9 13.11% 14.75% 4.92% 68.81% 65.38% 0.368 7.615 6.581 160 4.687 1.03 -0.35
Oakland - MLB
OAK - MLB
2023 32 0 32 58.0 1-3 2 56 27 21.29% 10.27% 3.42% 69.27% 54.05% 0.320 4.966 4.746 117 4.158 0.22 -0.32
Oakland - MLB
OAK - MLB
2022 31 0 9 14.2 0-1 0 14 2 22.22% 3.17% 4.76% 75.95% 53.57% 0.349 4.909 4.366 109 3.078 0.54 -0.04
Oakland - MLB
OAK - MLB
2021 30 4 4 20.1 1-2 0 13 9 14.94% 10.34% 4.60% 62.50% 61.36% 0.220 4.869 6.192 151 4.891 -1.32 -0.25
Oakland - MLB
OAK - MLB
2020 29 0 58 69.2 6-6 10 74 23 25.26% 7.85% 2.73% 78.68% 50.39% 0.312 3.488 3.578 88 3.439 -0.09 0.68
Oakland - MLB
OAK - MLB
2019 28 3 8 20.2 1-1 0 21 5 23.08% 5.49% 4.40% 76.64% 70.27% 0.393 5.226 4.539 110 2.770 0.69 0.05
Total - MLB
MLB
7 119 201.1 9-15 12 187 76 21.32% 8.67% 3.53% 73.32% 56.33% 0.316 4.515 4.513 111 3.807 0.00 -0.13

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
Nashville - PCL
NAS - PCL
2025 34 2 2 14.0 0-0 0 6 2 11.11% 3.70% 0.00% 66.67% 41.67% 0.227 2.571 2.848 61 5.019 -0.28 0.54
Nashville - PCL
NAS - PCL
2024 33 1 23 43.1 3-2 2 42 23 21.88% 11.98% 5.21% 56.00% 47.67% 0.270 6.646 5.783 120 4.459 0.86 -0.27
Nashville - PCL
NAS - PCL
2022 31 20 20 105.1 9-6 0 89 33 19.87% 7.37% 3.35% 71.31% 56.67% 0.305 4.358 4.725 97 4.218 -0.37 1.54
Nashville - PCL
NAS - PCL
2021 30 30 30 145.1 8-13 0 118 48 18.13% 7.37% 2.15% 64.03% 54.11% 0.354 5.388 4.480 90 4.553 0.91 2.54
Nashville - PCL
NAS - PCL
2019 28 42 42 227.1 16-8 0 220 78 22.73% 8.06% 1.86% 76.38% 50.69% 0.314 3.405 4.041 83 4.448 -0.64 5.25
Nashville - PCL
NAS - PCL
2018 27 44 60 264.2 18-12 8 216 90 18.85% 7.85% 2.44% 66.32% 52.45% 0.323 4.557 4.606 94 4.744 -0.05 3.98
Stockton - CAL
STO - CAL
2017 26 20 20 113.2 7-6 0 99 45 20.37% 9.26% 1.85% 76.31% 59.73% 0.322 3.563 4.434 98 4.206 -0.87 1.64
Beloit - MID
BEL - MID
2016 25 3 3 16.0 0-3 0 10 5 13.16% 6.58% 1.32% 62.94% 48.57% 0.400 5.063 4.473 106 4.762 0.59 0.17
Total - AAA
AAA
139 177 800.0 54-41 10 691 274 19.98% 7.92% 2.46% 68.71% 52.33% 0.320 4.433 4.471 91 4.545 -0.04 13.58
Total - A
A
23 23 129.2 7-9 0 109 50 19.40% 8.90% 1.78% 74.16% 58.20% 0.334 3.748 4.439 99 4.275 -0.69 1.80

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 WAR
Oakland - MLB
OAK - MLB
2022 31 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0.00
Oakland - MLB
OAK - MLB
2020 29 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0.00
Oakland - MLB
OAK - MLB
2019 28 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0.00
Total - MLB
MLB
5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0.00

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA WAR
Ath - DSL
2015 24 4 16 15 2 1 0 0 1 1 1 8 0 0 0.133 0.188 0.388 0.2857 0.179 -0.15
Total - R
R
4 16 15 2 1 0 0 1 1 1 8 0 0 0.133 0.188 0.388 0.2857 0.179 -0.15

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Oakland - MLB
OAK - MLB
2025 P 1 5.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 -0.10
Oakland - MLB
OAK - MLB
2024 P 7 13.0 1 4 0 1.000 3.462 0.999 -0.18
Oakland - MLB
OAK - MLB
2023 P 32 58.0 3 6 1 0.900 1.397 0.881 -1.14
Oakland - MLB
OAK - MLB
2022 P 9 14.2 1 1 1 0.667 1.227 0.651 -0.67
Oakland - MLB
OAK - MLB
2021 P 4 20.1 1 3 0 1.000 1.771 0.989 -0.20
Oakland - MLB
OAK - MLB
2020 P 56 69.2 6 9 0 1.000 1.938 1.259 0.99
Oakland - MLB
OAK - MLB
2019 P 6 20.2 1 3 0 1.000 1.742 0.991 -0.10
Total P 115 201.1 13 26 2 -1.40

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Nashville - PCL
NAS - PCL
2025 P 2 14.0 0 2 0 1.000 1.286 1.040 -0.23
Total P 2 14.0 0 2 0 -0.23

TheShow Pitching Log

Date Opp Score GS IP H R ER HR BB K IBB HBP GB FB BF PI GSC WPA ERA FIP
April 25, 2025
Apr 25
SEA 0 - 1 5.0 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 9 5 19 56 - 0.41

Pacific Coast League Pitching Log

Date Opp Score GS IP H R ER HR BB K IBB HBP GB FB BF PI GSC WPA ERA FIP
April 17, 2025
Apr 17
@NRL 2 - 3 8.0 2 0 0 0 2 4 0 0 9 11 28 99 84 0.59
April 12, 2025
Apr 12
MEM 5 - 4 6.0 8 4 4 0 0 2 0 0 6 10 26 88 50 -0.23
Player Awards
None
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