Kole Calhoun, Right Field, Los Angeles Angels, #56


Date of Birth: 10/14/1987
Birthplace: Buckeye, Arizona
College: Arizona State University
Current Salary: $6,000,000

Kole Calhoun, right fielder for the Los Angeles Angels, was drafted by the team in 2010. He played in their minor league system from 2010 through most of 2013, finishing with a .317 batting average.

Calhoun first joined the Angels for 21 games in 2012. He finished the 2015 season with a .256 batting average, 161 hits, 23 doubles, 26 home runs, and 83 RBIs in 159 games. As a right fielder, he made 342 putouts and 4 errors in 157 games and he had a .989 fielding percentage.

Calhoun was awarded his first Gold Glove in 2015.

Calhoun had a strong 2016 season, batting .271 in 157 games. He had 161 hits, 35 doubles, 18 home runs, and 75 RBIs. Defensively, as the Angels' right fielder in 154 games, he made 306 putouts and 5 errors.

Career batting statistics for Calhoun through 2016 include:

  • 522 games played
  • 515 hits
  • 97 doubles
  • 69 home runs
  • 249 RBIs
  • 433 strikeouts to 173 walks
  • .266 ERA

Career fielding statistics for Calhoun as a right fielder through 2016 include:

  • 502 games played
  • 995 putouts
  • 16 errors
  • .985 fielding percentage

Sources for Information
Wikipedia - Kole Calhoun
ESPN - Kole Calhoun