MLB

Brayan Pena #29 - 1B/C

Cincinnati

  • Age: 32
  • DOB: 1982/01/07
  • POB: Havana, Cuba
  • Height: 5-9 Weight: 230lbs
  • Bats/Throws: S/R
  • MLB Seasons: 9
  • Signed by Atlanta in 2000.
  • Current Status: On roster
  • Performance: Pena is cold (.000 in last 10AB).
GPABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSEAVGOBPSLGOPS
Year to date9328720751715241432232.261.294.380.674
On Pace12638927102231733194334-.261.294.380.674

Scouting Report

AssetsHas a pretty good switch-hitting bat and can fill in as a starting catcher if needed. Also boasts the ideal frame for a catcher.
FlawsDoesn't show enough all-around consistency to receive regular at-bats in the big leagues, despite enough offense to do so.
Career potentialBackup catcher.

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2014/07/08Missed 2 games (paternity leave list).
2014/07/06Paternity leave list, day-to-day.
2014/05/07Missed 1 game (hamstring).
2014/05/06Hamstring, day-to-day.
2013/11/08Signed as a free agent by the Cincinnati Reds to a two-year contract.
2013/10/31Filed for free agency.
2012/12/10Signed as a free agent by the Detroit Tigers to a one-year contract.
2012/11/28Refused minor league assignment from the Kansas City Royals and opted for free agency.
2012/11/20Designated for assignment by the Kansas City Royals.
2012/01/16Re-signed by the Kansas City Royals to a one-year contract.
2011/08/11Missed 1 game (paternity leave list).
2011/08/10Paternity leave list, day-to-day.
2011/07/23Missed 1 game (toe injury).
2011/07/22Toe injury, day-to-day.
2010/12/02Re-signed by the Kansas City Royals to a one-year contract.
2010/02/28Re-signed by the Kansas City Royals to a one-year contract.
2009/05/31Contract purchased from Omaha (AAA).
2009/05/06Outrighted to Omaha (AAA).
2009/04/25Designated for assignment by the Kansas City Royals.
2008/11/03Contract purchased from Omaha (AAA).
2008/05/31Designated for assignment by the Kansas City Royals.
2008/05/30Claimed off waivers from the Atlanta Braves.
2008/05/23Designated for assignment by the Atlanta Braves.
2008/05/23Missed 15 games (back injury).
2008/05/08Back injury, 15-day DL.
2008/03/03Re-signed by the Atlanta Braves to a one-year contract.
2007/09/01Recalled from Richmond (AAA).
2007/05/17Missed 14 games (concussion).
2007/05/17Optioned to Richmond (AAA).
2007/05/02Concussion, 15-day DL.
2007/02/28Re-signed by the Atlanta Braves to a one-year contract.
2006/09/01Recalled from Richmond (AAA).
2006/06/09Optioned to Richmond (AAA).
2006/05/21Recalled from Richmond (AAA).
2006/03/28Optioned to Richmond (AAA).
2006/02/23Re-signed by the Atlanta Braves to a one-year contract.
2005/10/05Did not make the Atlanta Braves playoff roster.
2005/09/01Recalled from Richmond (AAA).
2005/08/22Optioned to Richmond (AAA).
2005/08/11Contract purchased from Richmond (AAA).
2005/07/30Outrighted to Richmond (AAA).
2005/07/29Optioned to Richmond (AAA).
2005/07/27Recalled from Richmond (AAA).
2005/06/13Optioned to Richmond (AAA).
2005/05/20Contract purchased from Richmond (AAA).
2005/03/26Assigned by the Atlanta Braves to their minor league camp.
2005/01/19Invited to spring training by the Atlanta Braves.
2004/03/19Assigned by the Atlanta Braves to their minor league camp.
2004/01/12Invited to spring training by the Atlanta Braves.

Trades

2013/11/08Signed as a free agent by the Cincinnati Reds.
2012/12/10Signed as a free agent by the Detroit Tigers.
2008/05/30Claimed off waivers by the Kansas City Royals from the Atlanta Braves.
2000/01/01Signed as a free agent by the Atlanta Braves.

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSEAVGOBPSLGOPS
2014CincinnatiNL9328720751715241432232.261.294.380.674
2013DetroitAL712291968110422626023.297.315.397.712
2012Kansas CityAL682121650101225924014.236.262.321.583
2011Kansas CityAL7222217551103241224002.248.288.338.626
2010Kansas CityAL601581140100119122720-.253.306.335.641
2009Kansas CityAL6416517451006181218000.273.318.442.760
2009OmahaAAA228811276141849213.307.354.534.888
2008AtlantaNL14143410001200-.286.333.357.690
2008OmahaAAA6023433711716312617733.303.376.462.838
2007AtlantaNL163327001303010.212.212.303.515
2007RichmondAAA94345421042026481938574.301.341.423.764
2006AtlantaNL2341911201525000.268.302.390.692
2006RichmondAAA873253298181133212866-.302.342.372.714
2005AtlantaNL183927200417000.179.200.231.431
2005RichmondAAA8128227922120252819314.326.383.415.798
2004GreenvilleAA7727730871042301529347.314.349.401.750
2003Myrtle BeachA8228624841412271128252.294.320.371.691
2002Myrtle BeachA61934100134000.211.318.263.581
2002MaconA8127126621003252237035.229.290.299.589
2001DanvilleR6423539871621333130315.370.440.468.908
TotalMLB499140011636274223144691684711.259.292.364.656
TotalAL335986802585211610851119239.262.297.365.662
TotalNL164414361042217361849242.251.281.360.641
TotalAAA34412741453928271715598111231814.308.358.423.781
TotalAA7727730871042301529347.314.349.401.750
TotalA169576531502515533669287.260.305.333.638
TotalR6423539871621333130315.370.440.468.908

Legend:

GP - games played
AB - at bats
R - runs
H - hits
TB - total bases
2B - doubles
3B - triples
HR - home runs
RBI - runs batted in
BB - walks or base on balls
SO - strikeouts
SB - stolen bases
CS - caught stealing
E - errors
AVG - average
OBP - on-base percentage
SLG - slugging perentage


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