Biographical

Portrait of Brad Nelson

Brad Nelson 1BTwins

Twins Player Cards | Twins Team Audit | Twins Depth Chart

2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 31)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
Subscribe today for access to projection data!
Birth Date12-23-1982
Height6' 2"
Weight255 lbs
Age31 years, 7 months, 1 days
BatsL
ThrowsR
2010
2011
2012
2013
0.32014
+proj
WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2008 MIL 25 9 8 7 0 2 2 0 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .375 .571 .306 0.6 -0.0 0.1
2009 MIL 26 19 23 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .087 .000 .035 -4.9 0.0 -0.5
Career28312802200439000000.071.161.143.105-4.3-0.0-0.4

Advanced

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
Minor league stats are currently shownClick to hide.
YEAR Team Lg G PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2001 OGD Rk 13 47 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .333 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 BLT A 106 459 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .341 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 HDS A+ 26 114 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .324 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 HDS A+ 41 182 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .354 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 HUN AA 39 157 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .269 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 HUN AA 137 558 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .322 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 HUN AA 55 238 .235 .267 .345 .382 .265 .344 103 -4.8 5.2 -1.3 1.7 0.2 -0.7 0.1 -0.7 0.1
2005 NAS AAA 81 331 .259 .286 .362 .454 .275 .317 90 -0.3 7.2 -1.9 -6.0 -0.5 4.5 -0.1 4.5 -0.1
2006 HUN AA 80 332 .320 .256 .334 .379 .260 .325 92 17.4 7.8 -4.9 4.0 -2.8 16.8 2.2 16.8 2.2
2006 NAS AAA 40 152 .243 .268 .339 .416 .268 .275 98 -2.7 4.3 -2.7 0.9 1.1 0.6 0.1 0.6 0.1
2007 NAS AAA 116 445 .271 .271 .340 .429 .260 .300 98 5.6 13.9 -5.5 -3.9 0.2 14.1 1.0 14.1 1.0
2008 MIL MLB 9 8 .306 .233 .314 .373 .246 .286 103 0.4 0.2 0 -0.0 0.0 0.6 0.1 0.6 0.1
2008 NAS AAA 132 553 .290 .275 .344 .438 .257 .311 102 18.8 17.1 -9.8 -11.9 -4.1 23.3 1.1 23.3 1.1
2009 MIL MLB 19 23 .035 .266 .352 .436 .279 .000 98 -5.5 0.7 -0.1 0.0 0.0 -4.9 -0.5 -4.9 -0.5
2009 TAC AAA 78 307 .268 .272 .339 .425 .272 .260 99 2.9 9.5 -5 -0.3 -0.4 8.7 0.8 8.7 0.8
2010 TAC AAA 114 479 .292 .279 .354 .439 .272 .283 92 17.8 15.2 -8.5 0.6 -3.1 24.4 2.4 24.4 2.4
2011 ROU AAA 121 533 .285 .283 .353 .445 .268 .306 104 15.6 16.5 -8.9 -2.0 -6.1 19.6 1.7 19.6 1.7
2011 GIG Wnt 24 98 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .267 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 ROU AAA 132 579 .303 .276 .341 .427 .270 .321 95 28.1 17.2 -11 -1.7 -4.3 27.8 2.6 27.8 2.6
2013 IOW AAA 126 485 .291 .265 .334 .403 .265 .297 95 16.3 13.9 -8.6 7.2 -5.4 17.2 2.5 17.2 2.5
2014 ROC AAA 71 260 .236 .260 .326 .393 .252 .257 104 -7.1 7.7 -4.8 1.0 -0.7 -5.7 -0.5 -5.7 -0.5

Statistics For All Levels

Minor league stats are currently shownClick to hide.
Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2001 OGD Rk 47 5 11 4 0 0 10 3 9 0 0 .262 .311 .357 .095 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 BLT A 459 70 124 38 2 17 99 34 86 4 1 .297 .356 .520 .223 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 HDS A+ 114 24 26 11 0 3 17 12 28 0 0 .255 .333 .451 .196 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 HDS A+ 182 23 52 9 1 1 18 12 22 2 2 .311 .365 .395 .084 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 HUN AA 157 15 30 12 0 1 14 11 34 2 2 .210 .276 .315 .105 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 HUN AA 558 61 127 31 1 19 77 47 146 11 10 .254 .324 .434 .180 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 HUN AA 238 27 61 8 1 6 38 26 42 1 2 .293 .374 .428 .135 .235 -0.7 1.7 0.1
2005 NAS AAA 331 50 71 16 2 7 39 45 74 4 5 .253 .358 .399 .146 .259 4.5 -6.0 -0.1
2006 NAS AAA 152 22 28 10 0 3 17 18 36 4 3 .215 .320 .362 .146 .243 0.6 0.9 0.1
2006 HUN AA 332 47 70 14 1 6 39 63 62 6 3 .264 .405 .392 .128 .320 16.8 4.0 2.2
2007 NAS AAA 445 54 108 23 1 20 65 31 98 9 6 .263 .318 .470 .207 .271 14.1 -3.9 1.0
2008 NAS AAA 553 78 136 36 1 18 78 73 77 13 8 .286 .383 .480 .194 .290 23.3 -11.9 1.1
2008 MIL MLB 8 0 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .286 .375 .571 .286 .306 0.6 -0.0 0.1
2009 TAC AAA 307 35 68 9 1 15 45 30 56 0 0 .247 .324 .451 .204 .268 8.7 -0.3 0.8
2009 MIL MLB 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 9 0 0 .000 .087 .000 .000 .035 -4.9 0.0 -0.5
2010 TAC AAA 479 59 106 26 0 17 60 61 78 2 2 .259 .358 .447 .188 .292 24.4 0.6 2.4
2011 GIG Wnt 98 6 18 7 0 2 16 16 20 0 0 .220 .347 .378 .159 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 ROU AAA 533 83 130 28 1 24 83 60 101 3 1 .281 .360 .501 .220 .285 19.6 -2.0 1.7
2012 ROU AAA 579 85 140 31 1 24 81 70 123 2 1 .279 .364 .488 .209 .303 27.8 -1.7 2.6
2013 IOW AAA 485 52 116 20 2 20 71 49 90 2 1 .271 .346 .467 .196 .291 17.2 7.2 2.5
2014 ROC AAA 260 27 52 11 0 5 30 28 43 0 1 .229 .312 .344 .115 .236 -5.7 1.0 -0.5

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT
2008 25 0.4400 0.4000 0.9000 0.5455 0.2857 1.0000 0.7500 0.1000
2009 85 0.4471 0.4706 0.6750 0.6053 0.3617 0.7391 0.5882 0.3250
Career1100.44550.45460.72610.59170.34440.79840.6250.2739

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2010-04-15 2010-04-26 Minors 11 0 Lower Leg Strain Calf -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
Rob Martin, ICON Sports

The rest of this card is restricted to Baseball Prospectus Subscribers.

Not a subscriber? Click here for a free card so you can see what's missing.

Click here for more information on Baseball Prospectus subscriptions or use the buttons to the right to subscribe and get instant access to the best baseball content on the web.

Cancel anytime.


That's a 33% savings over the monthly price!


That's a 33% savings over the monthly price!

Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv

BP Annual Player Comments

The rest of this card is restricted to Baseball Prospectus Subscribers.

Not a subscriber? Click here for a free card so you can see what's missing.

Click here for more information on Baseball Prospectus subscriptions or use the buttons to the right to subscribe and get instant access to the best baseball content on the web.

Cancel anytime.


That's a 33% savings over the monthly price!


That's a 33% savings over the monthly price!

BP Articles

Brad Nelson is referenced in the following articles.

BP Premium requires BP Premium access to view, BP Fantasy requires BP Premium or BP Fantasy access to view

  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: The Importance of Top Prospect TrajectoriesSam Miller2014-02-12
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: What it Means to Have the Best Farm System in BaseballSam Miller2013-02-08
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: State of the Systems, NL CentralKevin Goldstein2007-04-25
This article requires BP Premium accessWait 'Til Next Year: The Midwest CodeBryan Smith2007-04-17
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Triple-A PreviewKevin Goldstein2007-04-05
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Two Steps Back, NLKevin Goldstein2006-09-12
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Midpoint National League ReportKevin Goldstein2006-06-23
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: June 13-15, 2006Christina Kahrl2006-06-16
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Division Roundup, NL Central, 5/31/06Kevin Goldstein2006-05-31
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: April 18-20Christina Kahrl2006-04-21
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 10-13Christina Kahrl2006-03-14
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Focus: Building a Fantasy Farm SystemJeff Erickson2006-02-24
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Wests, etc.Christina Kahrl2005-03-25
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: November 17-22, 2004Christina Kahrl2004-11-29
This article requires BP Premium accessCan Of Corn: Double-A All-StarsDayn Perry2004-06-25
This article requires BP Premium accessCan Of Corn: Underrated ProspectsDayn Perry2004-06-11
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Something Brewing in MilwaukeeJoe Sheehan2004-05-10
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Roundtable: Top 50 Prospects, Part IIBaseball Prospectus2004-02-22
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Roundtable: Top 50 Prospects, Part IBaseball Prospectus2004-02-21


BP Chats

No BP chats have mentioned this guy.

BP Roundtables

No BP Roundtables have mentioned this guy.

 

PITCHf/x Hitter Profile

A Collaboration between BrooksBaseball.net and Baseball Prospectus - Pitch classifications provided by Pitch Info LLC