Josť Rivera#1 SP | Bats: L, Throws: L | Houston AstrosBirth DateDecember 5, 2051 (Age: 24)BirthplaceGuatire, Miranda, VenezuelaHt / Wt6' 1", 176 lbs.Experience0 years, 0 days (Pro: 6 years)Contract1yr, 300k - thru 2076
Pitching
Ovr
vs L
vs R
Tal
Stuff
5
5
5
7
Movement
3
3
3
3
Control
6
6
6
6
Stamina
Speed
# Pitches
GB%
8
95-97
3
49%
Fastball
Changeup
Splitter
Hold
7
6
5
9
Next Game
Mar 2, 2076
7:05 pm

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Minute Maid Park
Career (AAA)
H/9
BB/9
HR/9
K/BB
12.9
2.3
0.0
2.0
ERC
PiPA
BA
OPS
GB%
SB%
6.55
3.22
.344
.823
41.2%
0.0%
Stats
STATSGGSWLSERAIPHRERHRBBKHLDCGSHOWHIPBAA
2074 Season (SA)10101604.8555.2643130319400001.49.294
2074 Season (AA)662103.0241.242171439310001.22.261
2075 Season (AA)1310103.0024.02411818182001.33.255
2075 Season (AAA)500004.707.211440240001.70.344
Career (AAA)500004.707.211440240001.70.344
Recent Development
AgeDateRatingTalOvrVsLVsR
243/2/2076Infield Range
242/10/2076Changeup
2312/25/2075Changeup
2310/8/2075Stuff
237/28/2075Stuff
237/20/2075Ground Pct49% 
237/12/2075Ground Pct50% 
236/10/2075Pitcher
235/25/2075Ground Pct52% 
235/9/2075Ground Pct54% 
Player Intangibles
Health
Status
Local Pop
Nat Pop
Fragile
Out 4-5 months
Unknown
Unknown
Leader
Loyalty
Winning
Greed
Intelligence
Work Ethic
Low
Average
Very Low
Low
Average
Very Low
10 Game Log
No game logs found.
News
DateArticle
7/3/2075Season Possibly Over for Josť Rivera
9/1/2072Penn League Selects #1 Starter in August
5/8/2072Rivera Fashions Shutout Against Rays
League Prospect History
YearAgeBest Rank
2068163987
2069173931
2070181479
207119881
207220593
207321466
207422552
207523483
2076243917
Team Prospect History
YearAgeTeamBest Rank
206816Houston121
206917Houston137
207018Houston55
207119Houston26
207220Houston20
207321Houston17
207422Houston18
207523Houston19
207624Houston124
Position Prospect History
YearAgePosBest Rank
206816LHP374
206917LHP379
207018LHP212
207119LHP157
207220LHP91
207321LHP71
207422LHP76
207523LHP71
2076241B409
History
PLAYER HISTORY
03/30/2068 Signed a minor league contract out of Venezuela with the Houston Astros organization.
01/01/2069 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 2 (5); Movement: 4 (4); Control: 1 (3).
01/01/2070 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 3 (7); Movement: 4 (4); Control: 1 (4).
06/10/2071 Was selected to the 2071 Rookie All-Star Game.
07/05/2071 Injured (Elbow strain), out for 2-3 months.
01/01/2072 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 4 (9); Movement: 4 (4); Control: 3 (6).
05/08/2072 Pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Princeton Rays with 13 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
06/04/2072 Injured (Elbow strain), out for 4 weeks.
06/30/2072 Injured (Elbow strain), out for 3 weeks.
08/11/2072 Injured (Dead arm), out for 3 days.
09/01/2072 Wins the SA PL Pitcher of the Month Award.
01/01/2073 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 5 (9); Movement: 4 (4); Control: 5 (6).
05/21/2073 Injured (Back spasms), day-to-day for 2 days.
01/01/2074 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 5 (9); Movement: 3 (3); Control: 5 (6).
04/30/2074 Injured (Forearm stiffness), out for 4 days.
06/06/2074 Injured (Elbow strain), out for 5 weeks.
01/01/2075 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 5 (9); Movement: 3 (3); Control: 6 (6).
04/25/2075 Injured (Tender elbow), day-to-day for one week.
07/03/2075 Injured (Torn rotator cuff), out for 12 months.
11/29/2075 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $300,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2076 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 5 (7); Movement: 3 (3); Control: 6 (6).