SS Don Palmer #58
Age: 31 | Bats: R | Throws: R | Morale: Normal
11/04/2017
SS DON PALMER #58 - AGE: 31 - BATS: R - THROWS: R - MORALE: NORMAL
G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K AVG OBP SLG SB WAR
158 659 179 25 3 14 84 49 133 .272 .322 .382 44 2.9
BATTING RATINGS (OSA)
Overall Pot. Overall Vs Left Vs Right Pot.  
Contact 67 76 64 69
Gap 60 71 57 61
Power 36 42 34 37
Eye 56 65 53 66
Avoid K's 58 63 57 62
FIELDING RATINGS
Catcher Infield Outfield
Range: - 88 6
Errors: - 76 10
Arm: 1 67 6
Turn DP: - 81 -
Ability: 1 - -
POSITION RATINGS
Pitcher: - Shortstop: 82
Catcher: - Left Field: -
1st Base: 46 Center Field: -
2nd Base: 97 Right Field: -
3rd Base: 79
       
RUN/BUNT
Running Speed: 48
Stealing Ability: 100
Baserunning Inst.: 76
Sacrifice Bunt: 88
Bunt for Hit: 38
   
GAME LOG, LAST 10 GAMES
Date Vs. Result AB R H BI HR BB K SB
09/29/2017 @ BEAN Loss, 2-13 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
09/28/2017 @ BEAN Win, 5-3 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
09/27/2017 @ BEAN Loss, 1-4 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0
09/26/2017 @ BEAN Win, 5-3 3 1 1 1 1 0 0 0
09/25/2017 KIA Loss, 1-4 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
09/24/2017 KIA Loss, 3-9 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
09/23/2017 KIA Win, 11-8 4 2 1 3 0 0 0 1
09/22/2017 ANUS Loss, 4-11 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 2
09/21/2017 ANUS Loss, 3-6 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 0
09/20/2017 ANUS Win, 12-2 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 0
PERSONALITY
Palmer puts in long hours.
High: Loyalty, Work Ethic
Low: Leader, Adaptability
Birthday:07/24/1986
Born in:Waldorf, MD
Nationality:American
Height:6' 1"
Weight:215 lbs
Local Popularity:Popular
National Pop.:Popular
STATUS
Contract:Major League Contract
Salary:$800,000
Signed Through:2019 Season
Major Service:7 Years, 59 Days
Service This Yr:184 Days
40-Man Service:7 Years, 66 Days
Pro Service:8 Years
Arbitration Eligibility:Not eligible, free agent after contract expires!
Option Years:2 option years left
Contract Extension: -
Drafted:2009, 10th Pick in Round 1
THE VIRTUAL BASEBALL LEAGUE 2017 BATTING STATS
Batting G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K AVG OBP SLG OPS WOBA ISO wRC+
Overall 158 659 179 25 3 14 84 101 49 133 .272 .322 .382 .705 .308 .111 85
Batting GS PA HP IW CI GDP SH SF TB EBH SB CS SB% RC RC/27 WAR  
Overall 157 715 2 3 0 29 1 4 252 42 44 4 91.7 79.9 4.16 2.9  
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
Versus Left   131 38 5 0 6 19 17 9 28 0 0 0 .290 .336 .466 .801
Versus Right   528 141 20 3 8 65 84 40 105 4 1 2 .267 .319 .362 .681
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
April   112 28 6 1 3 15 15 10 24 0 0 1 .250 .317 .402 .719
May   132 41 7 0 2 17 19 2 29 1 0 0 .311 .319 .409 .728
June   107 33 3 0 1 11 17 5 16 0 1 1 .308 .345 .364 .710
July   99 22 2 0 2 8 20 15 21 0 0 0 .222 .325 .303 .628
August   101 27 3 0 3 18 13 10 16 2 0 0 .267 .327 .386 .714
September   108 28 4 2 3 15 17 7 27 1 0 0 .259 .302 .417 .718
Spring Training   78 20 3 0 0 5 8 8 13 0 0 0 .256 .326 .295 .620
Last Year   525 179 32 2 12 73 100 40 90 1 3 2 .341 .389 .478 .867
2 Years Ago   306 73 11 1 5 35 37 39 54 2 1 0 .239 .323 .330 .653
Career   3640 1021 193 21 68 413 535 315 606 16 18 14 .280 .339 .401 .740
Home   323 87 14 1 6 44 45 25 58 2 1 0 .269 .320 .375 .695
Road   336 92 11 2 8 40 56 24 75 2 0 2 .274 .324 .390 .714
Grass   579 159 23 2 11 76 90 44 118 3 1 1 .275 .325 .378 .704
Turf   80 20 2 1 3 8 11 5 15 1 0 1 .250 .299 .412 .711
Night   659 179 25 3 14 84 101 49 133 4 1 2 .272 .322 .382 .705
As Starter   658 179 25 3 14 84 101 49 133 4 1 2 .272 .323 .383 .706
As Reliever / Substitution   1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Close/Late   116 30 6 0 4 18 14 10 30 1 0 1 .259 .320 .414 .734
Inning 1-3   260 65 8 0 6 32 39 13 41 2 0 1 .250 .286 .350 .636
Inning 4-6   199 61 7 3 3 23 38 20 44 1 1 0 .307 .368 .417 .785
Inning 7-9   193 51 10 0 5 29 24 15 46 1 0 1 .264 .319 .394 .713
Extra Innings   7 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 .286 .375 .286 .661
0 Outs   215 59 12 2 4 21 42 14 46 2 1 0 .274 .316 .405 .721
1 Outs   272 81 6 1 8 37 48 20 48 2 0 1 .298 .346 .415 .761
2 Outs   172 39 7 0 2 26 11 15 39 0 0 1 .227 .293 .302 .595
Scoring Position   180 59 7 1 3 69 25 18 34 4 0 0 .328 .381 .428 .809
Bases Empty   347 90 13 2 9 9 60 27 75 0 0 1 .259 .315 .386 .701
Runner on 1st   132 30 5 0 2 6 16 4 24 0 1 1 .227 .255 .311 .566
Runner on 2nd   85 34 4 0 2 28 15 4 19 0 0 0 .400 .427 .518 .945
Runner on 3rd   19 5 0 1 0 8 1 4 2 1 0 0 .263 .375 .368 .743
Runner on 1st & 2nd   40 10 3 0 1 12 3 5 7 0 0 0 .250 .333 .400 .733
Runner on 1st & 3rd   14 2 0 0 0 4 1 0 4 1 0 0 .143 .133 .143 .276
Runner on 2nd & 3rd   10 2 0 0 0 3 2 2 2 0 0 0 .200 .333 .200 .533
Bases Loaded   12 6 0 0 0 14 3 3 0 2 0 0 .500 .529 .500 1.029
Two Strikes   288 59 6 0 3 27 35 23 133 0 0 1 .205 .266 .257 .523
First Pitch   95 32 4 1 3 13 16 0 0 1 0 0 .337 .333 .495 .828
Count 0-1   56 20 1 0 3 10 9 0 0 2 0 1 .357 .356 .536 .892
Count 0-2   42 10 2 0 0 6 4 0 18 0 0 0 .238 .238 .286 .524
Count 1-0   55 23 7 1 2 10 11 0 0 0 1 0 .418 .418 .691 1.109
Count 1-1   67 19 2 1 2 11 8 0 0 0 0 0 .284 .284 .433 .716
Count 1-2   79 17 2 0 1 7 6 0 45 0 0 1 .215 .225 .278 .503
Count 2-0   24 6 2 0 1 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .458 .708
Count 2-1   51 14 2 0 0 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 .275 .275 .314 .588
Count 2-2   96 12 1 0 1 3 3 0 48 0 0 0 .125 .125 .167 .292
Count 3-0   2 1 0 0 0 0 8 11 0 0 0 0 .500 .923 .500 1.423
Count 3-1   21 5 1 0 0 3 5 15 0 1 0 0 .238 .541 .286 .826
Full Count   71 20 1 0 1 11 22 23 22 0 0 0 .282 .457 .338 .795
Behind in Count   177 47 5 0 4 23 19 0 63 2 0 2 .266 .271 .362 .632
Ahead in Count   153 49 12 1 3 23 33 26 0 1 1 0 .320 .417 .471 .887
Batting Leadoff   5 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 .400 .400 .400 .800
Batting 2nd   505 141 21 1 10 59 76 34 100 1 1 2 .279 .327 .384 .711
Batting 3rd   74 19 2 2 2 11 11 6 20 1 0 0 .257 .309 .419 .728
Batting 5th   4 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .500 .600 .500 1.100
Batting 6th   71 15 2 0 2 14 12 8 12 2 0 0 .211 .284 .324 .608
Low Leverage   288 69 9 0 7 19 42 26 55 1 0 1 .240 .304 .344 .648
Medium Leverage   274 79 10 2 5 37 46 14 62 2 0 1 .288 .323 .394 .717
High Leverage   93 29 5 1 2 28 12 9 15 1 1 0 .312 .369 .452 .821
CAREER BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
2010 Foxboro - VBL 23 18 60 16 3 1 1 4 6 6 0 0 11 2 2 .267 .333 .400 .733 92 101 0.3
2011 Foxboro - VBL 24 155 591 166 40 3 12 54 91 54 3 1 115 15 6 .281 .344 .420 .763 99 107 3.7
2012 Foxboro - VBL 25 157 634 158 30 3 9 56 80 55 4 2 94 31 4 .249 .312 .349 .661 73 77 1.8
2013 D.C. - VBL 26 149 531 149 34 5 8 65 73 46 1 3 67 21 4 .281 .337 .409 .746 101 102 3.4
2014 D.C. - VBL 27 93 334 101 18 3 7 42 47 26 2 3 42 14 2 .302 .353 .437 .791 106 106 3.3
2015 D.C. - VBL 28 98 306 73 11 1 5 35 37 39 0 2 54 6 1 .239 .323 .330 .653 78 79 1.1
2016 Cumberland - VBL 29 128 525 179 32 2 12 73 100 40 2 1 90 44 6 .341 .389 .478 .867 124 132 6.0
2017 Cumberland - VBL 30 158 659 179 25 3 14 84 101 49 2 4 133 44 4 .272 .322 .382 .705 76 85 2.9
Total VBL 956 3640 1021 193 21 68 413 535 315 14 16 606 177 29 .280 .339 .401 .740 93 98 22.5
CAREER MINOR LEAGUE BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
2005 Oklahoma State - COL 18 90 275 93 20 2 9 69 49 40 0 5 30 10 5 .338 .416 .524 .939 140 139 0.0
2006 Oklahoma State - COL 19 96 325 107 20 4 19 76 68 50 0 1 45 10 7 .329 .418 .591 1.008 161 159 0.0
2007 Oklahoma State - COL 20 97 340 116 14 2 11 61 66 60 0 5 46 15 6 .341 .435 .491 .926 144 137 0.0
2008 Oklahoma State - COL 21 93 366 125 23 7 15 65 70 59 0 4 42 17 7 .342 .429 .566 .994 168 167 0.0
2009 Lee's Summit - A 22 50 180 46 4 1 3 13 37 46 1 1 42 8 6 .256 .408 .339 .747 111 122 0.0
2009 Portsmouth - AA 22 44 162 40 5 0 6 19 26 33 1 0 41 8 3 .247 .378 .389 .766 125 135 0.0
2009 Moab - A 22 11 39 11 2 0 0 8 3 7 0 1 9 0 1 .282 .383 .333 .716 112 125 0.0
2010 Portsmouth - AA 23 17 64 17 5 0 2 10 11 9 0 0 18 4 2 .266 .356 .438 .794 129 121 0.0
2010 Lake Charles - AAA 23 74 284 72 14 2 5 27 43 43 0 2 62 11 5 .254 .350 .370 .719 104 104 0.0
2015 Hialeah - AAA 28 15 60 27 3 0 4 12 22 17 0 0 5 6 1 .450 .571 .700 1.271 241 238 0.0
Total AAA 89 344 99 17 2 9 39 65 60 0 2 67 17 6 .288 .392 .427 .819 131 130
Total AA 61 226 57 10 0 8 29 37 42 1 0 59 12 5 .252 .372 .403 .774 126 131
Total A 61 219 57 6 1 3 21 40 53 1 2 51 8 7 .260 .404 .338 .742 111 123
Total NCAA 376 1306 441 77 15 54 271 253 209 0 15 163 52 25 .338 .425 .544 .968 154 151
CAREER FIELDING STATS
Year/Team/League POS G GS PO A DP TC E PCT INN RNG ZR EFF PB RSTA RTO RTO%
2005 Oklahoma State - COL SS 90 89 128 216 32 355 11 .969 745.0 4.16 -0.7 .994
2006 Oklahoma State - COL SS 96 96 154 264 54 429 11 .974 841.0 4.47 +1.9 1.012
2007 Oklahoma State - COL SS 97 97 164 202 40 374 8 .979 848.2 3.88 +6.4 1.052
2008 Oklahoma State - COL 2B 17 0 4 1 0 5 0 1.000 23.1 1.93 +0.0 1.024
2008 Oklahoma State - COL 3B 19 0 5 5 0 11 1 .909 46.0 1.96 -1.3 .808
2008 Oklahoma State - COL SS 93 93 132 207 37 342 3 .991 772.1 3.95 +4.2 1.032
2009 Moab - A 2B 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 1.000 3.0 3.00 +0.0 1.055
2009 Lee's Summit - A 3B 6 3 2 8 3 12 2 .833 34.2 2.60 -0.9 .831
2009 Portsmouth - AA SS 43 43 63 111 21 177 3 .983 391.1 4.00 +2.0 1.029
2009 Lee's Summit - A SS 35 34 43 77 14 121 1 .992 299.0 3.61 +1.2 1.027
2009 Moab - A SS 11 11 11 17 1 29 1 .966 95.0 2.65 +0.3 1.027
2010 Foxboro - MLB 2B 1 0 1 1 0 2 0 1.000 3.0 6.00 0.0 .000
2010 Lake Charles - AAA 2B 5 0 2 3 2 5 0 1.000 8.2 5.19 +0.1 1.045
2010 Portsmouth - AA 2B 3 0 3 1 0 4 0 1.000 6.0 6.00 +0.0 1.037
2010 Lake Charles - AAA 3B 18 16 12 26 2 40 2 .950 151.0 2.26 -0.0 .998
2010 Foxboro - MLB SS 15 15 31 44 8 75 0 1.000 128.0 5.27 +0.5 1.020
2010 Lake Charles - AAA SS 57 57 84 160 43 249 5 .980 491.2 4.47 +3.2 1.036
2010 Portsmouth - AA SS 17 17 33 45 16 81 3 .963 141.1 4.97 +0.6 1.023
2011 Foxboro - MLB 1B 1 0 5 1 3 6 0 1.000 7.0 7.71 +0.0 1.030
2011 Foxboro - MLB 2B 3 0 1 1 0 2 0 1.000 6.1 2.84 +0.0 1.016
2011 Foxboro - MLB 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 5.0 0.00 0.0 .000
2011 Foxboro - MLB SS 141 141 216 384 81 612 12 .980 1225.2 4.41 +3.9 1.018
2012 Foxboro - MLB 3B 8 0 0 2 0 2 0 1.000 15.2 1.15 +0.0 1.006
2012 Foxboro - MLB SS 155 155 241 439 105 700 20 .971 1364.1 4.49 +1.0 1.004
2013 D.C. - MLB 1B 2 0 3 0 1 3 0 1.000 4.0 6.75 0.0 .000
2013 D.C. - MLB 2B 83 83 114 205 44 324 5 .985 694.0 4.14 +3.7 1.035
2013 D.C. - MLB 3B 14 11 8 24 0 33 1 .970 109.0 2.64 +1.1 1.077
2013 D.C. - MLB SS 48 46 70 105 19 181 6 .967 391.0 4.03 +3.7 1.059
2014 D.C. - MLB 1B 7 0 6 1 1 7 0 1.000 8.0 7.88 +0.0 1.051
2014 D.C. - MLB 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.0 0.00 0.0 .000
2014 D.C. - MLB SS 93 91 117 250 41 368 1 .997 756.0 4.37 +13.1 1.116
2015 D.C. - MLB 1B 2 1 4 2 0 6 0 1.000 11.0 4.91 +0.1 1.060
2015 D.C. - MLB 2B 62 62 107 148 41 255 0 1.000 492.0 4.66 +4.4 1.065
2015 Hialeah - AAA 2B 15 15 26 53 13 80 1 .988 137.0 5.19 +0.7 1.029
2015 D.C. - MLB 3B 8 2 3 5 0 9 1 .889 34.0 2.12 +0.1 1.018
2015 D.C. - MLB SS 29 24 35 72 18 111 4 .964 210.0 4.59 +1.4 1.044
2016 Cumberland - MLB SS 128 127 167 325 77 503 11 .978 1074.1 4.12 +8.7 1.059
2017 Cumberland - MLB 1B 1 0 3 0 0 3 0 1.000 1.0 27.00 0.0 .000
2017 Cumberland - MLB 2B 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1.000 2.0 4.50 +0.5 .000
2017 Cumberland - MLB 3B 19 19 12 33 4 46 1 .978 165.0 2.45 +0.5 1.028
2017 Cumberland - MLB SS 139 138 169 347 75 531 15 .972 1190.0 3.90 +5.1 1.030
TOTAL 1B 13 1 21 4 5 25 0 1.000 31.0 7.26 +0.1 1.046
TOTAL 2B 192 160 260 413 100 679 6 .991 1375.1 4.40 +9.5 1.044
TOTAL 3B 95 51 42 103 9 153 8 .948 560.1 2.33 -0.5 .993
TOTAL SS 1287 1274 1858 3265 682 5238 115 .978 10964.2 4.21 +56.7 1.031
PLAYER HISTORY
10/11/2004 Joined the Oklahoma State Cowboys.
01/01/2005 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 1 (-); Power: 2 (-); Eye: 6 (-).
01/01/2006 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 11 (-); Power: 4 (-); Eye: 10 (-).
01/01/2007 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 23 (-); Power: 8 (-); Eye: 22 (-).
06/24/2007 Injured (sore hamstring), day-to-day for 4 days.
01/01/2008 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 28 (-); Power: 21 (-); Eye: 20 (-).
08/04/2008 Wins the NCAA WC Player of the Week Award.
08/19/2008 Injured (mild oblique strain), day-to-day for 3 days.
10/12/2008 Released by the Oklahoma State Cowboys.
01/01/2009 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 34 (-); Power: 18 (-); Eye: 30 (-).
03/01/2009 Drafted in the 2009 first-year player draft (Round 1, Pick 10, 10th overall pick) by the South Side Enforcers.
06/10/2009 Was traded by the Kansas City Masterpieces to the Foxboro Minutemen in exchange for SP Kevin Schaefer.
06/22/2009 Was selected to the 2009 VBL Single A All-Star Game.
07/06/2009 Wins the AA ML Player of the Week Award.
08/13/2009 Injured (intercostal strain), out for 5 weeks.
01/01/2010 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 57 (-); Power: 29 (-); Eye: 55 (-).
08/03/2010 Injured (torn hamstring), out for 5 weeks.
11/24/2010 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $120,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2011 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 63 (-); Power: 39 (-); Eye: 58 (-).
08/17/2011 Injured (intercostal strain), out for 2 days.
11/24/2011 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $120,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2012 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 72 (-); Power: 39 (-); Eye: 58 (-).
11/06/2012 Was traded by the Foxboro Minutemen to the D.C. Teddys, along with C Dorin Ruse, 3B Bobby Tofts, in exchange for CL Jason Ellis, CL Juan Vega, SP Yovani Gallardo, 2B Elvis Best, $150,000.
11/23/2012 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $120,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2013 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 72 (-); Power: 36 (-); Eye: 58 (-).
03/28/2013 Injured (sore hamstring), day-to-day for 5 days.
07/12/2013 Goes 5-6 against the Arlington Raptors, with 1 2B, 1 RBI and 2 R.
11/22/2013 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $190,000 through arbitration.
01/01/2014 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 73 (73); Power: 36 (40); Eye: 57 (63).
05/08/2014 Injured (Fractured shoulder blade), out for 5 weeks.
06/11/2014 Suffered setback in recovery from injury, requires surgery and will miss another 5 weeks.
11/25/2014 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $360,000 through arbitration.
01/01/2015 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 73 (74); Power: 40 (44); Eye: 59 (65).
07/06/2015 Injured (Sore shoulder), day-to-day for 5 days.
07/28/2015 Goes 5-6 against the Savannah Fighting Bananas, with 1 2B, 2 RBI and 3 R.
08/05/2015 Injured (Fractured thumb), out for 6-7 weeks.
11/22/2015 Became a free agent.
01/01/2016 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 70 (72); Power: 38 (41); Eye: 59 (66).
01/31/2016 Signed a 4-year contract worth a total of $3,100,000 with the Cumberland Copperheads organization.
03/07/2016 Injured (Sore thumb), day-to-day for 3 days.
07/03/2016 Injured (Sprained knee), out for 5-6 weeks.
07/07/2016 Was selected to the 2016 The Virtual Baseball League All-Star Game.
01/01/2017 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 70 (71); Power: 35 (40); Eye: 57 (68).
05/07/2017 Goes 5-5 against the Shelbyville Reds, with 1 2B, 0 RBI and 3 R.
08/26/2017 Goes 5-5 against the Maple Leaf Syrup, with 1 2B, 1 RBI and 0 R.
LEADERBOARD APPEARANCES
Year GS Rank
2017 157 9
Year PA Rank
2017 715 9
Year AB Rank
2012 634 10
2017 659 4
Year SB Rank
2012 31 7
2016 44 3
2017 44 3
Year AVG Rank
2016 .341 5
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