Juan Alba
Houston Astros (ML)
Juan Alba
Birthdate:
April 8, 1992 (33 y, 3 m, 20 d)
Born In:
Santiago de Cuba, SAN, CUB
Nationality:
Cuban
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
5'10"/198
Entry:
Unknown
Contract:
$14.4M / 2 years (2024-2025)
ML Service Time:
1 years, 113 days
Injury:
149 more days

2025 Season Pitching Summary

Team G GS IP W-L SV SD MD BB K ERA FIP FIP- xFIP WAR
Houston - MLB
HOU - MLB
2 0 2.0 0-0 0 0 1 2 1 4.500 12.739 336 8.780 -0.21
Current Status
MLB Service Time 1 years, 113 days
40-man Service Time 1 years, 113 days
Time as Pro 1 years
Roster Status Disabled List, 0 more days
Injury Status 149 more days
ML DL Days (season) 106 days
Options Used - This Year 0 - No
Personality
Leadership High
Loyalty High
Desire for Win High
Greed High
Intelligence High
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Fair
Current Contract
2024 $6.6M
2025 $7.8M ($3.08M left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 2 7 1 5 2
vs R 2 6 1 5 2
vs L 3 8 1 5 2
Potential 3 7 1 6 2
Fielding C IF OF
Range 3 6
Error 5 4
Arm 1 10 3
Turn DP 5
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 9
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 1
Running 3
Sac Bunt 12
Bunt for Hit 3
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 20 13 8
vs R 20 14 8
vs L 20 13 8
Potential 20 13 8
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 20 20
Splitter 15 15
Other Pitching
Velocity 96-98 mph
GB % 66%
Stamina 11
Hold 5
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
2025-07-14
Control vs R decreased from 9 to 8
2025-07-07
Movement vs R increased from 13 to 14
GB% increased from 64% to 66%
2025-06-09
Contact vs L increased from 2 to 3
Gap vs R increased from 6 to 7
2025-06-02
Contact vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Gap vs R decreased from 7 to 6
2025-05-19
Contact decreased from 3 to 2
Eye Potential increased from 5 to 6
2025-05-12
Eye increased from 4 to 5
Position changed from RP to CL
Role changed from RP to CL
2025-05-05
Eye decreased from 5 to 4
2025-04-21
Eye vs R decreased from 5 to 4
2025-04-14
Control Potential decreased from 10 to 9
Control decreased from 10 to 9
Control vs R decreased from 10 to 9
Control vs L decreased from 10 to 9
2025-04-05
Contact vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Eye vs R increased from 4 to 5
2025-03-18
Contact vs R increased from 2 to 3
2025-03-09
Contact increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs L increased from 2 to 3
Outfield Arm decreased from 4 to 3
2025-02-23
Contact vs L decreased from 3 to 2
2025-02-08
Contact vs L increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Avoid Ks increased from 1 to 2
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 1 to 2
Bunt for Hit increased from 2 to 3
Movement Potential decreased from 14 to 13
Movement decreased from 14 to 13
Movement vs R decreased from 14 to 13
Movement vs L decreased from 14 to 13
Control Potential decreased from 12 to 10
Control decreased from 12 to 10
Control vs R decreased from 12 to 10
Control vs L decreased from 12 to 10
GB% increased from 63% to 64%
Splitter Pot decreased from 16 to 15
Splitter decreased from 16 to 15
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Fair
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
2024-11-10
Eye vs R increased from 4 to 5
2024-11-01
Avoid Ks decreased from 2 to 1
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 2 to 1
Movement vs R decreased from 15 to 14
2024-10-26
Splitter Pot decreased from 17 to 16
Splitter decreased from 17 to 16
2024-10-19
Movement Potential decreased from 15 to 14
Movement decreased from 15 to 14
Movement vs L decreased from 15 to 14
2024-09-23
Contact vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Movement Potential increased from 14 to 15
Movement increased from 14 to 15
Movement vs R increased from 14 to 15
Movement vs L increased from 14 to 15
GB% increased from 61% to 63%
2024-09-16
Eye increased from 4 to 5
2024-09-09
GB% increased from 60% to 61%
2024-09-02
Weight decreased from 199 to 198
2024-08-19
Control Potential decreased from 13 to 12
Control decreased from 13 to 12
Control vs R decreased from 13 to 12
Control vs L decreased from 13 to 12
2024-08-12
Contact decreased from 3 to 2
Contact vs R decreased from 3 to 2
2024-08-05
Eye decreased from 5 to 4
Outfield Range decreased from 7 to 6
Weight increased from 198 to 199
2024-07-15
Bunt for Hit decreased from 3 to 2
Control vs L decreased from 14 to 13
Weight increased from 197 to 198
2024-07-08
Movement vs R decreased from 15 to 14
Control Potential decreased from 14 to 13
Control decreased from 14 to 13
Control vs R decreased from 14 to 13
2024-06-17
Movement Potential decreased from 15 to 14
Movement decreased from 15 to 14
Movement vs L decreased from 15 to 14
GB% decreased from 61% to 60%
2024-06-10
Movement Potential increased from 14 to 15
Movement increased from 14 to 15
Movement vs R increased from 14 to 15
Movement vs L increased from 14 to 15
GB% increased from 60% to 61%
Weight increased from 196 to 197
2024-05-27
GB% increased from 59% to 60%
2024-04-29
Hold decreased from 6 to 5
2024-04-15
GB% decreased from 60% to 59%
2024-03-29
Movement vs R decreased from 15 to 14
2024-03-20
Gap vs R increased from 6 to 7
2024-03-11
Gap vs R decreased from 7 to 6
2024-02-25
Contact increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs R increased from 2 to 3
Gap vs R increased from 6 to 7
2024-02-03
Weight decreased from 197 to 196
2024-01-17
Contact decreased from 3 to 2
Gap vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Control Potential increased from 13 to 14
Control increased from 13 to 14
Control vs R increased from 13 to 14
Hold increased from 5 to 6
2023-12-26
Contact vs R decreased from 3 to 2
2023-12-19
Control vs L increased from 13 to 14
2023-12-08
Eye Potential increased from 4 to 5
Eye increased from 4 to 5

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
Houston - MLB
HOU - MLB
2025 33 0 2 2.0 0-0 0 1 2 9.09% 18.18% 9.09% 111.11% 40.00% 0.167 4.500 12.739 336 8.780 -8.24 -0.21
Houston - MLB
HOU - MLB
2024 32 0 24 23.2 2-1 2 32 10 34.41% 10.75% 1.08% 85.37% 57.14% 0.300 1.901 2.182 53 2.645 -0.28 0.80
Total - MLB
MLB
0 26 25.2 2-1 2 33 12 31.73% 11.54% 1.92% 88.65% 55.00% 0.286 2.104 3.005 75 3.123 -0.90 0.59

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Houston - MLB
HOU - MLB
2025 P 2 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 -0.04
Houston - MLB
HOU - MLB
2024 P 23 23.2 0 1 0 1.000 0.380 0.999 -0.33
Total P 25 25.2 0 1 0 -0.37

TheShow Pitching Log

Date Opp Score GS IP H R ER HR BB K IBB HBP GB FB BF PI GSC WPA ERA FIP
May 8, 2025
May 8
TEX 1 - 3 1.0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 5 12 - -0.07
May 5, 2025
May 5
TEX 0 - 1 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 1 6 23 - 0.04
Player Awards
None
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