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Austin Wynns

Austin Wynns 61 C

Baltimore Orioles

  • Status: Reassigned to Minors
  • Full Name: Robert Austin Wynns
  • Age: 29 (December 10, 1990)
  • Birthplace: San Diego, CA
  • Bats/Throws: R/R Ht: 6' 2" Wt: 215
  • Draft: Round 10 (2013, BAL)
  • MLB Debut: 06/05/2018
  • School: Fresno State
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Austin Wynns Stats Summary

Austin Wynns Career Stats

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Team Date Transaction
July 22, 2020 Baltimore Orioles optioned C Austin Wynns to Orioles Alternate Training Site.
September 3, 2019 Baltimore Orioles recalled C Austin Wynns from Norfolk Tides.
August 20, 2019 Norfolk Tides activated C Austin Wynns.
August 19, 2019 Norfolk Tides placed C Austin Wynns on the reserve list.
July 20, 2019 Baltimore Orioles optioned C Austin Wynns to Norfolk Tides.
July 19, 2019 Baltimore Orioles recalled Austin Wynns from Norfolk Tides.
June 3, 2019 Baltimore Orioles optioned C Austin Wynns to Norfolk Tides.
April 28, 2019 Baltimore Orioles recalled Austin Wynns from Norfolk Tides.
April 17, 2019 Baltimore Orioles optioned C Austin Wynns to Norfolk Tides.
April 13, 2019 Baltimore Orioles sent C Austin Wynns on a rehab assignment to Bowie Baysox.
March 25, 2019 Baltimore Orioles placed C Austin Wynns on the 10-day injured list. Left oblique strain.
July 14, 2018 Baltimore Orioles recalled C Austin Wynns from Norfolk Tides.
June 28, 2018 Baltimore Orioles optioned C Austin Wynns to Norfolk Tides.
June 5, 2018 Baltimore Orioles recalled Austin Wynns from Norfolk Tides.
March 19, 2018 Baltimore Orioles optioned C Austin Wynns to Norfolk Tides.
November 20, 2017 Baltimore Orioles selected the contract of Austin Wynns from Bowie Baysox.
April 3, 2017 C Austin Wynns assigned to Bowie Baysox from Norfolk Tides.
March 6, 2017 C Austin Wynns assigned to Baltimore Orioles.
January 11, 2017 Baltimore Orioles invited non-roster C Austin Wynns to spring training.
August 30, 2016 C Austin Wynns assigned to Norfolk Tides from Frederick Keys.
August 23, 2016 C Austin Wynns assigned to Frederick Keys from Norfolk Tides.
August 21, 2016 C Austin Wynns assigned to Norfolk Tides from Frederick Keys.
August 2, 2016 C Austin Wynns assigned to Frederick Keys from Norfolk Tides.
July 26, 2016 C Austin Wynns assigned to Norfolk Tides from Bowie Baysox.
May 31, 2016 C Austin Wynns assigned to Bowie Baysox from Frederick Keys.
March 17, 2016 C Austin Wynns assigned to Baltimore Orioles.
September 30, 2015 Frederick Keys activated C Austin Wynns from the 7-day disabled list.
August 22, 2015 Frederick Keys placed C Austin Wynns on the 7-day disabled list.
June 9, 2015 C Austin Wynns assigned to Frederick Keys from Bowie Baysox.
May 29, 2015 C Austin Wynns assigned to Bowie Baysox from Frederick Keys.
March 21, 2015 C Austin Wynns assigned to Baltimore Orioles.
August 28, 2014 C Austin Wynns assigned to Frederick Keys from Delmarva Shorebirds.
March 28, 2014 C Austin Wynns assigned to Delmarva Shorebirds from Aberdeen IronBirds.
March 22, 2014 C Austin Wynns assigned to Baltimore Orioles.
June 19, 2013 Baltimore Orioles signed C Austin Wynns.
June 19, 2013 C Austin Wynns assigned to Aberdeen IronBirds.
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Austin Wynns Awards and Honors

Austin Wynns  61 C

Austin Wynns
  • Full Name: Robert Austin Wynns
  • Born: December 10, 1990
  • Age: 29
  • Birthplace: San Diego, CA
  • Bats: R
  • Throws: R
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 215
  • Draft: Round 10 (2013, BAL)
  • School: Fresno State
  • MLB Debut: 06/05/2018

2019
♦ Spent most of the season between Norfolk and Baltimore with four games with Bowie. 
Combined to bat .266 with seven doubles, three home runs and 29 RBI in the minors. Batted .214 (15-70) with a home run and five RBI with Baltimore.
♦ Made three stints with Baltimore in the season, the longest being in September.
♦ Played first game in the season with Baltimore on 4/28 at Minnesota.
♦ Hit first Major League home run on 9/19 vs Toronto, almost a year after his last Major League home run (9/21/18 at New York-AL).
♦ Began season playing four games with Bowie after suffering a left oblique strain to end spring training. Recorded five hits in those games before being optioned to Norfolk on 4/17..
♦ Batted .309 (30-97) in 31 games at Harbor Park with a home run and 13 RBI.
♦ Hit .348 (23-66) in August with the Tides, playing 20 games with Norfolk.
♦ Threw out 34.7% (17-49) of potential base stealers with Norfolk and 17.6% (3-17) of 
potential base stealers with Baltimore on the season.
♦ Hit .377 (23-61) against left-handed batters in the International League.


2018
♦ Split the year between Norfolk and Baltimore. Batted .230 with four home runs and 16 RBI in 41 games with the Tides and .255 with four homers and 11 RBI in 42 games with the O's.
♦ Opened the year with Norfolk and hit .400 (18-45) against left-handed pitching. 
♦ Hit a walk-off single in the 10th inning in a 6-5 win over Louisville, 5/3.
♦ Tied a career-best with four hits and set a career-high with four runs, 5/22 at Charlotte.
♦ Made his MLB debut on 6/5 at the New York Mets, singling in his first at-bat. Cameras caught his mother, Laura, blow him a kiss from the stands after he registered his first hit.
♦ Belted his first big league homer on 6/7 at Toronto (solo HR off of Tyler Clippard).
♦ Hit safely in eight straight games with Baltimore from 7/27 - 8/17.
♦ Threw out 31.8% of attempted basestealers with the Orioles (7-22).
♦ Batted .274 with three home runs and 10 RBI with Baltimore after the All-Star break.
♦ Rated as Best Defensive Catcher in O's system by Baseball America following the season.


2017
♦ Spent the year with Double-A Bowie, hitting .281 with 10 homers and 46 RBI in 105 games.
♦ Ranked 5th in the Eastern League with a .377 on-base percentage.
♦ Led Eastern League catchers with a .998 fielding pct, (2 errors in 805 TC). Also led EL catchers in chances (805) and putouts (740) and was 3rd in caught stealing pct. (38.2 %).
♦ Opened the year with a 12-game hitting streak, over which he hit .442 (19-43).. 
♦ Registered first career triple (7/2 at Akron) and multi-homer game (8/17 at Reading).
♦ His 52 walks ranked second on the Baysox behind DJ Stewart's 65.
♦ His batting average never dropped below .276 for the entire season (low mark of .276 came on 6/20).
♦ Batted .200 with two RBI in 18 games for Toros del Este in the Dominican Winter League.
♦ Rated as the Best Defensive Catcher in the Orioles system by Baseball America.
♦ Had his contract selected by Baltimore on 11/20.


2016
♦ Split the year between Frederick (51 games), Bowie (21 games) & Norfolk (8 games), hitting .287 with six HR and 34 RBI.
♦ With Frederick, batted .303 with five home runs, 20 RBI and a .351 OBP in 51 games.
♦ Posted a .997 fielding % with the Keys (1 E, 306 TC) and threw out 40.4% of runners (19-47).
♦ Hit .377 (23-61) with a .424 OBP against Carolina League left-handed pitching.
♦ Put together a 13-game hitting streak from 8/12-27, over which he hit .420 (21-51).
♦ Batted .247 with seven doubles and 10 RBI in 21 games for Double-A Bowie.
♦ Matched career-high with four hits, 6/19 at Erie (w/ Bowie) & 8/26 at Salem (w/ Frederick).
♦ Threw out 57.1% of attempted basestealers with the Baysox (8-14). 
♦ Appeared in eight games with Norfolk, hitting .278 with one home run and four RBI.
♦ Between Frederick, Bowie & Norfolk, threw out 45.3% of attempted basestealers (29-64).
♦ Appeared in 12 games for Peoria in the Arizona Fall League, batting .300. 
♦ Rated by Baseball America as the Best Defensive Catcher in the O's system.


2015
♦ Spent majority of season with Class-A Frederick, where he hit .274 with three home runs and 28 RBI in 74 games.
♦ Batted .364 (24-66) with a .411 on-base percentage against left-handed pitching.
♦ Played four games for Double- A Bowie from 5/29 - 6/7, batting .375 (6-16) with two doubles and three RBI. 


2014
♦ Spent most of the year with Class-A Delmarva, where he batted .252 with 16 doubles, one home run and 33 RBI in 85 games.
♦ Threw out 36.7 % (29-79) of attempted basestealers.
♦ Had a career-high 14-game hitting streak (6/29-7/21) and a 12-game streak (4/30-5/16).
♦ Batted .343 (23-67) with 11 RBI and a .416 OBP in 19 games in July.
♦ Joined Frederick for the final five games of the year, hitting .214 (3-14) with four RBI.


2013
♦ Was a Midseason New York-Penn League All-Star with Class-A Aberdeen.
♦ Had a 10-game hitting streak from 7/18-31, over which he batted .429 (15-35) with a .444 on-base percentage.
♦ Led NYPL catchers with a .995 fielding percentage (two errors in 371 total chances).
♦ Ranked 8th in NYPL by throwing out 20.7% of attempted basestealers (17 of 82).
♦ Had four hits, 7/24 vs. Vermont.

 

PERSONAL
♦ Selected by Baltimore in the 10th round of the 2013 draft. 
♦ Attended Fresno State University, where he was named to the Mountain West Academic All-Conference Team during his senior season in 2013. Was a teammate of 2017 American League Rookie of the Year Aaron Judge at Fresno State. 
♦ Was named to the WAC All-Tournament Team and was Academic All-WAC in 2012. 
♦ Graduated from Poway High School, where his team won the California Interscholastic Federation Championship in both 2008 and 2009.