Jesús Vela#56 3B | Bats: S, Throws: R | Minnesota TwinsBirth DateJanuary 3, 2047 (Age: 29)BirthplacePhoenix, AZHt / Wt5' 10", 191 lbs.Experience4 years, 65 days (Pro: 7 years)Contract1yr, 6.69M - thru 2076
Batting
Ovr
vs L
vs R
Tal
Contact
7
8
7
7
Gap
8
8
8
8
Power
5
5
4
5
Eye
3
3
3
3
Avoid K
8
9
8
9
Speed
IF
OF
C
3/3/4
8/6/10/3
4/6/9
1/1
Next Game
Mar 2, 2076
7:05 pm

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Kauffman Stadium
Career Splits
ISO
SLG
RC
RC/27
.140
.438
318.8
11.8
wOBA
BB/K
LW
SB%
PiPA
AB/HR
.327
0.19
-12.1
66.7%
3.06
45.5
Stats
STATSGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
2074 Season 151611791893721374206010.309.336.440.776
2075 Season 150602871854121778177811.307.330.467.797
Career 63325003097451679553166434421.298.320.438.758
Recent Development
AgeDateRatingTalOvrVsLVsR
291/11/2076Power
283/15/2075Eye
283/15/2075Power
283/15/2075Strikeouts
281/21/2075Eye
281/11/2075Contact
281/11/2075Power
2710/24/2074Outfield Arm
2710/10/2074Eye
279/30/2074Power
Player Intangibles
Health
Status
Local Pop
Nat Pop
Durable
Healthy
Popular
Fair
Leader
Loyalty
Winning
Greed
Intelligence
Work Ethic
Average
High
High
Very Low
High
Very High
10 Game Log
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News
DateArticle
8/5/2075AL Awards Player of the Week
10/5/2074Vela Belts Bunch of Base Hits
9/3/2073Athletics End Vela's Streak
9/2/207320 Games in a Row for Vela
7/27/2071Big Bat Pays Off, Vela Player of the Week
6/18/2071Vela Touches All the Bases, Hits for Cycle
6/18/2071Vela Batters Louisville Big Time
League Prospect History
YearAgeBest Rank
206922851
2070231049
207124794
2072251451
Team Prospect History
YearAgeTeamBest Rank
206922Minnesota26
206922Houston30
207023Minnesota26
207124Minnesota28
207225Minnesota51
Position Prospect History
YearAgePosBest Rank
206922RF74
207023RF88
207124RF65
207225RF176
History
PLAYER HISTORY
06/20/2069 Drafted in the 2069 first-year player draft (Round 2, Pick 17, 59th overall pick) by the Houston Astros, out of college (Florida Atlantic; Boca Raton, FL).
07/05/2069 Signed a minor league contract with the Houston Astros organization with a signing bonus of $250,000.
08/22/2069 Was traded by the Houston Astros to the Minnesota Twins, along with SP José Figueroa, SP Rob Sexton, $250,000, in exchange for 2B Kent McLeod.
01/01/2070 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 5 (7); Power: 3 (4); Eye: 2 (2).
08/17/2070 Wins the 2070 AA TL Quarterfinals MVP Award.
11/27/2070 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $300,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2071 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 6 (7); Power: 4 (4); Eye: 2 (2).
06/18/2071 Hits for the CYCLE, going 5-6 against the Louisville Bats, with 2 RBI and 3 runs scored.
06/18/2071 Goes 5-6 against the Louisville Bats, with 1 2B, 1 3B, 1 HR, 2 RBI and 3 R.
07/27/2071 Wins the AAA IL Player of the Week Award.
11/28/2071 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $300,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2072 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 6 (7); Power: 4 (4); Eye: 2 (2).
11/30/2072 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $300,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2073 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (7); Power: 4 (4); Eye: 2 (2).
05/22/2073 Injured (Asthma), day-to-day for 3 days.
09/03/2073 Goes 0-3 against the Oakland Athletics, ending his hitting streak at 20 games.
11/13/2073 Wins the 2073 UBL AL Gold Glove at 3B.
11/27/2073 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $300,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2074 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (7); Power: 4 (4); Eye: 2 (2).
10/05/2074 Goes 5-5 against the Philadelphia Phillies, with 1 HR, 3 RBI and 3 R.
11/23/2074 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $3,996,000 through arbitration.
01/01/2075 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (7); Power: 5 (5); Eye: 3 (3).
08/05/2075 Wins the UBL AL Player of the Week Award.
11/27/2075 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $6,690,000 through arbitration.
01/01/2076 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (7); Power: 4 (4); Eye: 3 (3).