MLB

Vinny Rottino # - IF/OF

  • Age: 34
  • DOB: 1980/04/07
  • POB: Racine, WI
  • Height: 6-1 Weight: 215lbs
  • Bats/Throws: R/R
  • MLB Seasons: 5
  • Signed by Milwaukee in 2003.

Scouting Report

AssetsIs versatile enough to catch or play a corner position in either the infield or outfield. Has always proven he could hit at lower levels.
FlawsHas been typecast as a utility player and can't seem to find a position to call his own. His outstanding versatility can actually hurt his playing time.
Career potentialJourneyman utility player.

Honours and Awards

2010Southern League (AA) - All-Star Team

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2013/01/28Signed with Orix (Japanese League).
2012/11/01Filed for free agency.
2012/10/31Outrighted to Columbus (AAA).
2012/09/04Recalled from Columbus (AAA).
2012/08/04Optioned to Columbus (AAA).
2012/08/01Contract purchased from Columbus (AAA).
2012/06/27Claimed off waivers from the New York Mets.
2012/06/25Designated for assignment by the New York Mets.
2012/05/21Recalled from Buffalo (AAA).
2012/05/11Optioned to Buffalo (AAA).
2012/05/04Contract purchased from Buffalo (AAA).
2011/11/16Signed by the New York Mets to a minor league contract.
2011/10/30Filed for free agency.
2011/10/05Outrighted to New Orleans (AAA).
2011/09/06Contract purchased from New Orleans (AAA).
2010/11/21Re-signed by the Florida Marlins to a minor league contract.
2010/04/06Assigned to New Orleans (AAA).
2010/03/19Assigned by the Florida Marlins to their minor league camp.
2010/02/08Signed by the Florida Marlins to a minor league contract.
2009/07/31Acquired from the Milwaukee Brewers.
2009/02/15Outrighted to Nashville (AAA).
2009/02/12Designated for assignment by the Milwaukee Brewers.
2008/10/01Did not make the Milwaukee Brewers playoff roster.
2008/09/01Recalled from Nashville (AAA).
2008/03/21Optioned to Nashville (AAA).
2007/09/01Recalled from Nashville (AAA).
2007/04/01Optioned to Nashville (AAA).
2007/02/15Re-signed by the Milwaukee Brewers to a one-year contract.
2006/09/01Contract purchased from Nashville (AAA).
2006/04/02Assigned by the Milwaukee Brewers to their minor league camp.
2005/12/16Invited to spring training by the Milwaukee Brewers.

Trades

2012/06/27Claimed by the Cleveland Indians off waivers from the New York Mets.
2011/11/16Signed by the New York Mets to a minor league contract.
2010/02/08Signed by the Florida Marlins to a minor league contract.
2009/07/31Los Angeles Dodgers traded Claudio Vargas to the Milwaukee Brewers for Vinny Rottino.
2003/02/03Signed as a non-drafted free agent by the Milwaukee Brewers.

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSEAVGOBPSLGOPS
2012ClevelandAL182843101218100.107.133.250.383
2012NY MetsNL183386102569300.182.308.394.702
2012Total NYN/CleMLB36611292037717400.148.232.328.560
2012BuffaloAAA361402243101425122053-.307.361.479.840
2012ColumbusAAA602343868181541223393-.291.351.440.791
2011FloridaNL81212000024000.167.286.167.453
2011New OrleansAAA1194678114231210595062179-.304.374.443.817
2010New OrleansAAA581302015310-.375.615.8751.490
2010JacksonvilleAA116433671332718695351222-.307.384.430.814
2009HuntsvilleAA98341468513044847459111.249.339.323.662
2009ChattanoogaAA317318235007158512.315.427.384.811
2008MilwaukeeNL110000000000-.000.000.000.000
2008NashvilleAAA118431591123037553172947.260.313.392.705
2007MilwaukeeNL8902100301000.222.222.333.555
2007NashvilleAAA107377591091731253375815910.289.363.446.809
2006MilwaukeeNL91413100112100.214.267.286.553
2006NashvilleAAA11739855125252742407412717.314.379.440.819
2005NashvilleAAA929410101236010.345.406.483.889
2005HuntsvilleAA1204696313920665240682110.296.351.403.754
2004BeloitA14052978161259171244071517.304.352.482.834
2003HelenaR64222426910012028255210.311.404.369.773
TotalMLB62971416403111024500.165.241.299.540
TotalAL182843101218100.107.133.250.383
TotalNL446910133029916400.188.282.319.601
TotalAAA57120843196121321446278200328683634.294.359.437.796
TotalAA36513161943806571817615517238523.289.363.390.753
TotalA14052978161259171244071517.304.352.482.834
TotalR64222426910012028255210.311.404.369.773

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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