CÚsar Vela#14 1B | Bats: L, Throws: L | Pittsburgh PiratesBirth DateFebruary 27, 2047 (Age: 29)BirthplaceNew York, NYHt / Wt6' 7", 249 lbs.Experience7 years, 150 days (Pro: 12 years)Contract2yr, 2.40M - thru 2076
Batting
Ovr
vs L
vs R
Tal
Contact
6
5
7
7
Gap
8
6
9
8
Power
8
6
9
8
Eye
6
4
6
6
Avoid K
5
4
5
5
Speed
IF
OF
C
1/7/10
1/3/3/1
1/3/1
1/1
Last Game
0

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11
Apr 2, 2076 1:05 pm at Busch Stadium
Career Splits
ISO
SLG
RC
RC/27
.260
.554
855.7
31.7
wOBA
BB/K
LW
SB%
PiPA
AB/HR
.379
0.37
250.8
53.3%
3.78
15.5
Stats
STATSGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
2074 Season (R)3000000030001.000
2074 Season (AAA)5814626391001128223300.267.374.562.936
2074 Season 651000001300.000.167.000.167
2075 Season 1254806713424332873211701.279.328.542.869
Career 11504424741130026714285832384103887.294.355.554.909
Recent Development
AgeDateRatingTalOvrVsLVsR
291/11/2076Gap
2810/29/2075Contact
289/14/2075Turn Doubleplay
288/5/2075Strikeouts
287/28/2075Strikeouts
287/12/2075Gap
286/10/2075Strikeouts
284/15/2075Strikeouts
283/15/2075Gap
283/15/2075Strikeouts
Player Intangibles
Health
Status
Local Pop
Nat Pop
Normal
Healthy
Well Known
Fair
Leader
Loyalty
Winning
Greed
Intelligence
Work Ethic
Low
Average
High
Low
High
Average
10 Game Log
DateTypeOpponentResultABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBAvgHRPos
4/1Sprvs SDW 6-22111001010.3533DH
3/29Sprvs COLL 4-102000000000.3473DH
3/28Spr@ LAL 5-63000000010.3623DH
3/24Sprvs NYNW 6-53110011010.3863DH
3/23Spr@ PHIL 1-23000000030.3902DH
3/22Sprvs SFL 2-32000000100.4212DH
3/20Spr@ MONW 8-23121001000.4442DH
3/19Sprvs ATLW 11-13010000020.4242DH
3/18Spr@ MILL 2-42010000100.4332DH
3/17Sprvs SLNL 5-83000000000.4292DH
News
DateArticle
7/8/2075Vela on a Hot Streak, NL Player of the Week
5/6/2075Vela Week's Best in NL
10/2/2073Vela Earns AL Player of the Week
8/23/2073Vela on a Rampage, Hits for Cycle
8/1/2071AL Best Hitter Trophy Goes to Vela
League Prospect History
YearAgeBest Rank
206417122
20651835
20661922
20672035
Team Prospect History
YearAgeTeamBest Rank
206417Texas3
206518Texas2
206619Texas1
206720Texas1
Position Prospect History
YearAgePosBest Rank
2064171B15
2065181B4
2066191B2
2067201B3
History
PLAYER HISTORY
06/20/2061 Joined the Columbus HS Explorers.
01/01/2062 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 2 (7); Power: 2 (8); Eye: 2 (6).
03/20/2062 Wins the HS2 EL Player of the Week Award.
04/03/2062 Was selected to the 2062 High School Division 2 All-Star Game.
05/07/2062 Wins the 2062 HS2 EL Quarterfinals MVP Award.
06/01/2062 Finished 2nd in 2062 HS2 EL Most Valuable Player Award voting.
01/01/2063 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 2 (7); Power: 2 (8); Eye: 2 (6).
04/01/2063 Wins the HS2 EL Batter of the Month Award.
04/03/2063 Was selected to the 2063 High School Division 2 All-Star Game.
04/16/2063 Wins the HS2 EL Player of the Week Award.
04/20/2063 Goes 0-4 against the Demarest HS Norsemen, ending his hitting streak at 53 games.
05/27/2063 Wins the 2063 HS2 EL Most Valuable Player Award.
01/01/2064 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 2 (7); Power: 2 (8); Eye: 2 (6).
04/03/2064 Was selected to the 2064 High School Division 2 All-Star Game.
05/05/2064 Goes 5-5 against the Wayne HS Warriors, with 1 2B, 2 HR, 6 RBI and 5 R.
05/06/2064 Wins the 2064 HS2 EL Quarterfinals MVP Award.
05/27/2064 Wins the 2064 HS2 EL Most Valuable Player Award.
06/20/2064 Drafted in the 2064 first-year player draft (Round 1, Pick 1, 1st overall pick) by the Texas Rangers.
07/06/2064 Released by the Columbus HS Explorers.
07/06/2064 Signed a minor league contract with the Texas Rangers organization with a signing bonus of $4,400,000.
01/01/2065 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 3 (7); Power: 3 (8); Eye: 2 (6).
04/06/2065 Named the #91 prospect in the UBL
01/01/2066 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 5 (7); Power: 5 (8); Eye: 3 (6).
04/06/2066 Named the #100 prospect in the UBL
04/12/2066 Wins the A MAL Player of the Week Award.
05/01/2066 Wins the A MAL Batter of the Month Award.
01/01/2067 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 6 (7); Power: 7 (8); Eye: 3 (6).
04/06/2067 Named the #97 prospect in the UBL
07/16/2067 Injured (knee contusion), out for one week.
11/27/2067 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $300,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2068 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (7); Power: 9 (9); Eye: 5 (6).
04/22/2068 Goes 5-6 against the Oakland Athletics, with 1 HR, 3 RBI and 3 R.
04/23/2068 Wins the UBL AL Player of the Week Award.
07/12/2068 Injured (bruised finger), day-to-day for 3 days.
11/18/2068 Wins the 2068 UBL AL Platinum Stick Award at DH.
12/01/2068 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $300,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2069 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (7); Power: 9 (9); Eye: 6 (6).
06/10/2069 Goes 5-5 against the Cleveland Indians, with 1 2B, 2 RBI and 0 R.
09/24/2069 Goes 5-5 against the Chicago (A) White Sox, with 1 HR, 4 RBI and 2 R.
11/21/2069 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $4,142,000 through arbitration.
01/01/2070 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (7); Power: 9 (9); Eye: 6 (6).
06/03/2070 Injured (Mild oblique strain), day-to-day for 2 days.
11/15/2070 Wins the 2070 UBL AL Platinum Stick Award at DH.
11/25/2070 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $5,048,500 through arbitration.
01/01/2071 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (7); Power: 9 (9); Eye: 6 (6).
05/05/2071 Injured (Back stiffness), day-to-day for 1 day.
06/13/2071 Injured (Precautionary reasons (head injury)), out for 1 day.
07/20/2071 Was selected to the 2071 United Baseball League All-Star Game.
08/01/2071 Wins the UBL AL Batter of the Month Award.
11/16/2071 Wins the 2071 UBL AL Platinum Stick Award at DH.
11/26/2071 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $6,900,000 through arbitration.
01/01/2072 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (7); Power: 9 (9); Eye: 6 (6).
08/25/2072 Injured (Bruised shoulder), day-to-day for 6 days.
09/01/2072 Injured (Knee contusion), day-to-day for 3 days.
11/18/2072 Wins the 2072 UBL AL Platinum Stick Award at DH.
11/28/2072 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $9,838,750 through arbitration.
01/01/2073 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (7); Power: 9 (9); Eye: 6 (6).
08/23/2073 Hits for the CYCLE, going 4-6 against the Houston Astros, with 3 RBI and 4 runs scored.
10/02/2073 Wins the UBL AL Player of the Week Award.
11/27/2073 Became a free agent.
01/01/2074 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (7); Power: 8 (8); Eye: 6 (6).
05/11/2074 Signed a minor league contract with the Pittsburgh Pirates organization.
05/21/2074 Signed a 2-year contract extension worth a total of $2,400,000 with the Pittsburgh Pirates organization.
09/18/2074 Wins the 2074 Triple A National Championship with the Indianapolis Indians!
01/01/2075 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (7); Power: 8 (8); Eye: 6 (6).
05/06/2075 Wins the UBL NL Player of the Week Award.
07/08/2075 Wins the UBL NL Player of the Week Award.
01/01/2076 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 6 (7); Power: 8 (8); Eye: 6 (6).