Wilmer Font

Wilmer Font #62

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  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 4" /265
  • Age: 28

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Wilmer Font 2018 Stats

G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
17 0-3 7.56 33.1 29 1.65

Wilmer Font MLB Career Stats

G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
25 0-3 8.26 40.1 33 1.81

Wilmer Font Bio

  • Full Name: Wilmer Font
  • Born: 5/24/1990 in La Guaira, Venezuela
  • Debut: 9/18/2012
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Year W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2018 Stats 0 3 7.56 17 3 0 33.1 29 1.65
MLB Career Stats 0 3 8.26 25 3 0 40.1 33 1.81

Wilmer Font 2018 Splits

Duration W L ERA G GS SV IP H ER BB SO WHIP
Last 7 Games 0 1 2.20 7 3 0 16.1 11 4 8 13 1.16
Last 15 Games 0 2 8.36 15 3 0 28.0 36 26 12 25 1.71
Last 30 Games 0 3 7.56 17 3 0 33.1 42 28 13 29 1.65
Duration W L ERA G GS SV IP H ER BB SO WHIP
Last 7 Games 0 1 2.20 7 3 0 16.1 11 4 8 13 1.16
Last 15 Games 0 2 8.36 15 3 0 28.0 36 26 12 25 1.71
Last 30 Games 0 3 7.56 17 3 0 33.1 42 28 13 29 1.65
Last 3 Games W L SV IP H ER BB SO
6/8 vs SEA 0 1 0 2.1 2 2 1 5
6/13 vs TOR 0 0 0 3.1 2 0 3 1
6/17 @ NYY 0 0 0 4.2 4 1 1 5
Last 3 Games W L SV IP H ER BB SO
6/8 vs SEA 0 1 0 2.1 2 2 1 5
6/13 vs TOR 0 0 0 3.1 2 0 3 1
6/17 @ NYY 0 0 0 4.2 4 1 1 5
2018 Games by Position: RP (14) SP (3)

Wilmer Font Four-seam FB Statcast Averages

Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
2018 Rays AL 360 Four-seam FB 94.4 2,247 92.2
MLB Avg - - - Four-seam FB 93.0 2,262 88.8
Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
2018 Rays AL 360 Four-seam FB 94.4 2,247 92.2
MLB Avg - - - Four-seam FB 93.0 2,262 88.8

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Wilmer Font 2018 Projections

Duration W L ERA G GS CG SHO SV SVO IP H R ER HR HB BB IBB SO WHIP
Rest of Season
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0 0 3.18 6 0 0 0 0 0 5.2 5 2 2 1 0 2 0 7 1.24
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0 3 6.92 23 3 0 0 0 1 39.0 47 30 30 13 1 15 1 36 1.59
Duration W L ERA G GS CG SHO SV SVO IP H R ER HR HB BB IBB SO WHIP
Rest of Season
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0 0 3.18 6 0 0 0 0 0 5.2 5 2 2 1 0 2 0 7 1.24
Cumulative
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0 3 6.92 23 3 0 0 0 1 39.0 47 30 30 13 1 15 1 36 1.59

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Awards

Wilmer Font Awards

Baseball America Triple-A All-Star

Year Team League
2017 Okla. City PCL

PCL Pitcher of the Year

Year Team League
2017 Okla. City PCL

PCL Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2017 Okla. City PCL

PCL Post-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2017 Okla. City PCL

PCL Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
05/21/2017 Okla. City PCL
07/16/2017 Okla. City PCL

EAS Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
08/21/2016 New Hampshire EAS

Wilmer Font Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
May 26, 2018 Tampa Bay Rays activated RHP Wilmer Font.
May 25, 2018 Oakland Athletics traded RHP Wilmer Font to Tampa Bay Rays for RHP Peter Bayer.
May 23, 2018 Oakland Athletics designated RHP Wilmer Font for assignment.
April 26, 2018 Oakland Athletics activated RHP Wilmer Font.
April 25, 2018 Los Angeles Dodgers traded RHP Wilmer Font to Oakland Athletics for LHP Logan Salow.
April 23, 2018 Los Angeles Dodgers designated RHP Wilmer Font for assignment.
November 2, 2017 Los Angeles Dodgers activated RHP Wilmer Font.
October 6, 2017 Los Angeles Dodgers reassigned RHP Wilmer Font to the minor leagues.
September 2, 2017 Los Angeles Dodgers selected the contract of RHP Wilmer Font from Oklahoma City Dodgers.
February 26, 2017 RHP Wilmer Font assigned to Los Angeles Dodgers.
January 12, 2017 RHP Wilmer Font assigned to Oklahoma City Dodgers.
December 21, 2016 Los Angeles Dodgers signed free agent RHP Wilmer Font to a minor league contract.
November 7, 2016 RHP Wilmer Font elected free agency.
July 25, 2016 RHP Wilmer Font assigned to New Hampshire Fisher Cats from Buffalo Bisons.
July 8, 2016 RHP Wilmer Font assigned to Buffalo Bisons.
July 7, 2016 Toronto Blue Jays signed free agent RHP Wilmer Font to a minor league contract.
March 30, 2015 Louisville Bats released RHP Wilmer Font.
December 7, 2014 RHP Wilmer Font assigned to Louisville Bats.
November 30, 2014 Cincinnati Reds signed free agent RHP Wilmer Font to a minor league contract.
October 6, 2014 Texas Rangers sent Wilmer Font outright to Round Rock Express.
October 2, 2014 Texas Rangers designated RHP Wilmer Font for assignment.
September 29, 2014 Texas Rangers recalled RHP Wilmer Font from Frisco RoughRiders.
September 23, 2014 Frisco RoughRiders activated RHP Wilmer Font from the 7-day disabled list.
August 10, 2014 Frisco RoughRiders placed RHP Wilmer Font on the 7-day disabled list.
August 5, 2014 Frisco RoughRiders activated RHP Wilmer Font from the 7-day disabled list.
July 8, 2014 Frisco RoughRiders placed RHP Wilmer Font on the 7-day disabled list.
March 26, 2014 RHP Wilmer Font assigned to Frisco RoughRiders from Round Rock Express.
March 12, 2014 Texas Rangers optioned RHP Wilmer Font to Round Rock Express.
October 2, 2013 Wilmer Font roster status changed by Texas Rangers.
July 18, 2013 Texas Rangers optioned RHP Wilmer Font to Round Rock Express.
July 11, 2013 Texas Rangers recalled Wilmer Font from Round Rock Express.
June 29, 2013 Wilmer Font assigned to Round Rock Express from Frisco RoughRiders.
March 28, 2013 Wilmer Font assigned to Frisco RoughRiders.
March 19, 2013 Texas Rangers optioned Wilmer Font to Round Rock Express.
October 7, 2012 Wilmer Font roster status changed by Texas Rangers.
September 16, 2012 Texas Rangers recalled RHP Wilmer Font from Frisco RoughRiders.
August 1, 2012 Wilmer Font assigned to Frisco RoughRiders from Myrtle Beach Pelicans.
March 15, 2012 Texas Rangers optioned Wilmer Font to Myrtle Beach Pelicans.
November 2, 2011 Wilmer Font roster status changed by Texas Rangers.
August 31, 2011 Texas Rangers recalled RHP Wilmer Font from Myrtle Beach Pelicans.
April 8, 2011 Wilmer Font roster status changed by Myrtle Beach Pelicans.
March 12, 2011 Texas Rangers optioned RHP Wilmer Font to Myrtle Beach Pelicans.
November 19, 2010 Texas Rangers selected the contract of Wilmer Font from Bakersfield Blaze.
October 4, 2010 Wilmer Font roster status changed by Bakersfield Blaze.
July 9, 2010 Bakersfield Blaze placed RHP Wilmer Font on the 7-day disabled list.
May 17, 2010 RHP Wilmer Font assigned to Bakersfield Blaze from Hickory Crawdads.

Wilmer Font Bio Info

Wilmer Font Gomez...resides in Catia La Mar, Venezuela...signed by Texas as a non-drafted free agent on July 11, 2006 by Manny Batista and Andres Espinosa.

2017

Saw his first big league action since 2013, after having his contract selected on Sept. 2 and making his Dodger debut on the same day...allowed seven runs in 3.2 innings of relief (17.18 ERA) with three strikeouts in three games with Los Angeles...Spent majority of the season with Triple-A Oklahoma City, going 10-8 with a 3.42 ERA and holding hitters to a .222 average in 25 starts...went 7-3 with a 2.36 ERA in 12 home starts and struck out 94 batters against 14 walks in 68.2 innings...Named Pacific Coast League's Pitcher of the Year after leading the league in ERA, WHIP (1.11), opponents' batting average and strikeouts (178), while also ranking among the best in starts (T-2nd), wins (T-3rd) and innings pitched (134.1 IP, 6th)...his strikeout total was Oklahoma City's all-time single-season strikeout record, since the team rejoined the PCL in 1998...Was also selected to the All-PCL team, mid- and post-season PCL All-Star and was named PCL Pitcher of the Week twice, taking home the award for the periods of May 15-21 and July 10-16 in 2017...also honored as Baseball America's Triple-A All-Star.

2016

Split the season between Toronto's Triple-A Buffalo and Double-A New Hampshire, where he owned a combined 4-4 record over 12 games (11 starts) with a 3.68 ERA (27 ER/66.0 IP)...Combined to strike out 55 batters against 12 walks in 66.0 innings, posting a 4.58 strikeout-to-walk ratio...held the opposition to a .244 average and posted a 1.11 WHIP...Earned the Eastern League Pitcher of the Week for the week ending August 21.

2015

Pitched for the Ottawa Champions in the Canadian-American Association of Professional Baseball, going 10-4 with a 4.09 ERA in 21 games (20 starts)...struck out 81 batters against 55 walks in 116.2 innings.

2014

Pitched for the Rangers' Double-A Frisco, where he appeared in 29 games going 2-1 with a 3.48 ERA (12 ER/31.0 IP)...held the opposition to a .214 average and struck out 31 against 17 walks...Made two stints on the DL, from July 8 - Aug. 5 and again from Aug. 10 - Sept. 23 before being designated for assignment on Oct. 2.

2013

In his first full season as a reliever, combined for a 2-2 record, 14 saves, and 1.04 ERA (6 ER/52.0 IP) in 42 appearances between Frisco (AA) and Round Rock (AAA), while also making 2 appearances for Texas… recalled to Texas from Round Rock on July 11 and appeared twice in a 3-game series at DET on July 12 (1.0 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 1 BB) and July 14 (0.1 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 1 BB)…was optioned back to Round Rock on July 19…held opponents to a .127 average (22-173) between the two minor league stops…posted a 0.64 ERA (2 ER/28.0 IP) in 20 combined road appearances…was rated by Baseball America as the Rangers' no. 22 overall prospect and 2nd-best righthanded relief prospect entering the season, as well as having the organization's Best Fastball.

2012 Right-hander catapulted from High-A Myrtle Beach to Arlington with major league debut on September 18 in his first season after "Tommy John" ligament transplant surgery...combined to go 4-5 with a 4.03 ERA (44 ER/98.1 IP) in 33 games/19 starts, registering 138 strikeouts against 44 walks at the minor league level with Myrtle Beach and Double-A Frisco prior to recall from the 'Riders on September 16. TEXAS: Was recalled from Frisco upon conclusion of the RoughRiders' season on September 16...debuted 2 days later on September 18 in the 6th inning of an 11-3 loss to the Angels in Anaheim...retired 3 of 4 batters faced, permitting only a 2-out walk to Alberto Callaspo...issued walks to both batters faced in Arlington debut Sept. 26 vs. Oakland, with both runners scoring on Tanner Scheppers...tossed a scoreless 8th inning in third and final appearance on September 28 vs. the Angels, setting down Mike Trout on strikes to start the inning for his first major league strikeout...FRISCO: Promoted to Frisco on August 1 and joined the club's bullpen...recorded a strikeout in all 10 outings, including multiple strikeouts 9 times...held Texas League opponents to a .170 average (9-53) with 3 extra-base hits (2B, 3B, HR)...stranded 4 of 6 inherited runners and held opposition 0-for-12 with RISP...recorded a 6.43 ERA (5 ER/7.0 IP) over first 6 appearances before 8.0 scoreless innings with 16 strikeouts against one walk over final 4 regular season outings...compiled a 2.45 ERA (1 ER/3.2 IP) with 7 strikeouts against one walk over 3 relief appearances in the Texas League playoffs...MYRTLE BEACH: Spent bulk of the campaign in Myrtle Beach rotation... finished T7th in the league with 109 strikeouts despite more than 20.0 innings fewer than any other hurler in the top 10...registered strikeouts against 32.3% of batters faced...was 2-5 with a 4.62 ERA (39 ER/76.0 IP) and 96 strikeouts against 36 walks as a starter and tossed 7.1 scoreless, hitless innings with 13 strikeouts against one walk in 4 relief appearances... right-handed opponents batted .194 (37-191), with left-handed hitters at .206 (21-102)...opposition hit .305 (18-59) with RISP...leadoff batters were just 7-for-71 with 32 strikeouts... did not record an out in first start of the season on April 11 vs. Potomac, allowing all 6 batters faced to reach safely...completed 3.0 innings-or-less in all 4 April starts, compiling a 9.00 ERA (8 ER/8.0 IP)...went 1-1 with a 1.57 ERA (4 ER/23.0 IP) and 29 strikeouts over 5 starts in May...surrendered 7 runs over 2.2 innings of work on June 6 vs. Lynchburg before going 1-0 with a 0.86 ERA (2 ER/21.0 IP) over next 4 outings...completed a season-best 6.0 innings with one hit twice over a 4-start span from June 21-July 6... made final 3 appearances as a Pelican out of the bullpen, retiring 19 of 21 batters faced (1 HBP, 1 BB). 2011 Did not pitch as he continued to rehab from right elbow surgery...was on minor league DL for most of the season, but was recalled and placed on Rangers 60-day DL on Aug. 31 as the club made room for new acquisitions Matt Treanor and Michael Gonzalez. 2010 Combined to go 5-3 with a 4.35 ERA (38 ER/78.2 IP) in 16 games/starts with Hickory (Low-A) and Bakersfield (High-A) ... ended up at the High-A level just prior to his 20th birthday ... was placed on the disabled list on July 7 for duration of season with right elbow inflammation ... had "Tommy John" ligament transplant surgery on his right elbow on Oct. 1, 2010 ... surgery was performed by Dr. Keith Meister at the Medical Center of Arlington ... began the year at Hickory, where he finished 2009, and went 4-1 with a 5.16 ERA (17 ER/29.2 IP) in 7 games/starts...opposition batted .294 (35-119), .327 (17-52) by lefties and .269 (18-67) by right-handers ... threw 5.0-innings-or-less in each start ... posted 8 K's in first start on April 10 at Hagerstown...promoted to Bakersfield on May 17 and went 1-2, 3.86 (21 ER/49.0 IP) over 9 starts in his High-A debut ... Cal League opponents batted .217 (38-175), .230 (20-87) by lefties and .205 (18-88) by right-handers ... gave up 6 runs in 2.0 innings in his High-A debut on May 20 at Modesto, while he was still 19 years old ... over final 8 starts, had a 2.87 ERA (15 ER/47.0 IP) ... tossed 7.0 shutout innings in his 2nd start on May 26 at Inland Empire...recorded season-high 9 K's on June 16 vs. Stockton (6.0 IP) ... tossed 6.0 shutout innings in lone High- A win on June 30 at Stockton ... took no decision despite quality start in final outing on July 5 vs. San Jose (6.0 IP, 3 R-ER) ... entered the season as Rangers' 10th-best prospect, according to Baseball America. 2009 Spent the entire season with Hickory...entered the year ranked as the Rangers' 20th-best prospect according to Baseball America...went 7-3, 3.59 (40 ER/100.1 IP) in 24 starts and 1-0, 2.25 (2 ER/8.0 IP) over 5 relief appearances...posted a 6.08 ERA (16 ER/23.2 IP) in the first inning compared to a 2.74 ERA (26 ER/85.1 IP) in all other innings... opened the season with 3 relief outings, then went 2-1, 4.81 (21 ER/39.1 IP) over his first 11 starts and 5-2, 2.85 (19 ER/60.0 IP) over his last 13 starts. 2008

Started the campaign on the disabled list with right shoulder injury and appeared in just three games with the Rookie-level AZL Rangers in an injury-laden season...overall went 1-0 with a 10.38 ERA (5 ER/4.1 IP) and striking out six against one walk.

2007

Spent his first professional season with Rookie-level AZL Rangers where he finished the season going 2-3 with a 4.53 ERA (23 ER/45.2 IP) and 61 strikeouts against 24 walks.