C Rusty Butler #4
Age: 32 | Bats: R | Throws: R | Morale: Very Good    
11/12/2026
C RUSTY BUTLER #4 - AGE: 32 - BATS: R - THROWS: R - MORALE: VERY GOOD
G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K AVG OBP SLG SB WAR
63 207 58 8 1 7 23 12 41 .280 .332 .430 0 1.4
BATTING RATINGS (OSA)
Overall Pot. Overall Vs Left Vs Right Pot.  
Contact 5 6 4 5
Gap 6 7 6 6
Power 5 5 5 5
Eye 5 6 5 6
Avoid K's 6 6 6 6
FIELDING RATINGS
Catcher Infield Outfield
Range: - 1 1
Errors: - 2 6
Arm: 8 5 6
Turn DP: - 1 -
Ability: 4 - -
POSITION RATINGS
Pitcher: - Shortstop: -
Catcher: 6 Left Field: -
1st Base: - Center Field: -
2nd Base: - Right Field: -
3rd Base: -
       
RUN/BUNT
Running Speed: 1
Stealing Ability: 1
Baserunning Inst.: 3
Sacrifice Bunt: 1
Bunt for Hit: 1
   
GAME LOG, LAST 10 GAMES
Date Vs. Result AB R H BI HR BB K SB
10/03/2026 @ REN Win, 8-4 6 1 3 1 0 0 3 0
09/29/2026 CL Win, 7-3 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
09/25/2026 @ OKA Win, 6-5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
09/22/2026 DUL Loss, 3-5 4 0 4 2 0 0 0 0
09/19/2026 @ CL Loss, 0-4 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 0
09/18/2026 @ CL Win, 4-1 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 0
09/15/2026 @ KAL Win, 6-2 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
09/13/2026 REN Loss, 3-5 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
09/09/2026 @ SS Loss, 4-9 3 1 2 0 0 1 0 0
09/07/2026 @ SS Win, 12-7 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 0
PERSONALITY
You won't find him in the middle of the clubhouse card games, but he won't cause any problems, either.
Low: Leader, Greed
Birthday:04/05/1994
Born in:Roseville, CA
Nationality:American
Height:6' 0"
Weight:220 lbs
Local Popularity:Well Known
National Pop.:Well Known
STATUS
Contract:Major League Contract
Salary:$4,020,000
Signed Through:2026 Season
Major Service:6 Years, 157 Days
Service This Yr:183 Days
40-Man Service:9 Years, None
Pro Service:11 Years
Arbitration Eligibility:Not eligible, free agent after contract expires!
Option Years:Out of option years
Contract Extension: -
Drafted:2015, 19th Pick in Round 1
PLANETARY EXTREME BASEBALL ALLIANCE 2026 BATTING STATS
Batting G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K AVG OBP SLG OPS WOBA ISO wRC+
Overall 63 207 58 8 1 7 23 24 12 41 .280 .332 .430 .762 .332 .150 128
Batting GS PA HP IW CI GDP SH SF TB EBH SB CS SB% RC RC/27 WAR  
Overall 56 226 5 0 0 8 0 2 89 16 0 0 0.0 28.0 4.76 1.4  
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
Versus Left   92 20 3 1 3 8 9 8 20 1 0 4 .217 .305 .370 .674
Versus Right   115 38 5 0 4 15 15 4 21 1 0 1 .330 .355 .478 .834
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
April   37 5 2 0 2 5 4 0 11 0 0 2 .135 .179 .351 .531
May   44 11 0 0 0 2 0 3 7 1 0 1 .250 .306 .250 .556
June   38 8 1 0 2 3 3 2 7 0 0 1 .211 .268 .395 .663
July   28 9 1 0 3 9 6 0 5 1 0 0 .321 .310 .679 .989
August   22 8 0 0 0 0 4 1 3 0 0 1 .364 .417 .364 .780
September   32 14 3 1 0 3 6 6 5 0 0 0 .438 .526 .594 1.120
October   6 3 1 0 0 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 .500 .500 .667 1.167
Spring Training   40 11 0 0 0 3 1 1 7 0 0 0 .275 .293 .275 .568
Last Year   136 44 11 0 4 26 24 10 26 1 0 1 .324 .372 .493 .864
2 Years Ago   178 49 6 0 4 18 22 12 33 1 0 5 .275 .337 .376 .713
Career   1324 331 75 4 24 138 160 95 234 9 0 16 .250 .306 .367 .673
Home   91 22 2 1 2 8 8 5 14 1 0 1 .242 .286 .352 .637
Road   116 36 6 0 5 15 16 7 27 1 0 4 .310 .367 .491 .859
Grass   207 58 8 1 7 23 24 12 41 2 0 5 .280 .332 .430 .762
Day   64 22 3 0 5 13 11 3 16 0 0 1 .344 .382 .625 1.007
Night   143 36 5 1 2 10 13 9 25 2 0 4 .252 .310 .343 .653
As Starter   203 58 8 1 7 22 24 12 40 1 0 5 .286 .339 .438 .778
As Reliever / Substitution   4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Pinch Hitting   4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Close/Late   53 16 3 1 2 6 4 4 11 0 0 0 .302 .351 .509 .860
Inning 1-3   57 17 1 0 2 7 9 2 15 0 0 2 .298 .344 .421 .765
Inning 4-6   74 20 2 0 3 8 7 4 12 1 0 2 .270 .321 .419 .740
Inning 7-9   66 18 3 1 2 8 7 6 13 1 0 1 .273 .338 .439 .777
Extra Innings   10 3 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 .300 .300 .500 .800
0 Outs   73 19 2 0 4 8 12 6 15 1 0 1 .260 .321 .452 .773
1 Outs   71 15 3 1 1 8 7 2 14 1 0 1 .211 .240 .324 .564
2 Outs   63 24 3 0 2 7 5 4 12 0 0 3 .381 .443 .524 .967
Scoring Position   39 10 2 1 1 14 5 3 6 2 0 0 .256 .295 .436 .731
Bases Empty   125 34 2 0 5 5 15 9 30 0 0 4 .272 .341 .408 .749
Runner on 1st   43 14 4 0 1 4 4 0 5 0 0 1 .326 .341 .488 .829
Runner on 2nd   17 3 1 1 0 3 1 1 4 0 0 0 .176 .222 .353 .575
Runner on 3rd   2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .333 .000 .333
Runner on 1st & 2nd   12 4 1 0 0 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .385 .417 .801
Runner on 1st & 3rd   4 2 0 0 0 3 1 0 1 1 0 0 .500 .400 .500 .900
Runner on 2nd & 3rd   2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Bases Loaded   2 1 0 0 1 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 .500 .500 2.000 2.500
Two Strikes   90 15 1 0 1 3 7 5 41 1 0 2 .167 .224 .211 .436
First Pitch   31 15 2 0 4 10 6 0 0 0 0 0 .484 .484 .935 1.419
Count 0-1   16 4 1 1 0 4 2 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .294 .438 .732
Count 0-2   12 4 1 0 0 1 2 0 3 0 0 1 .333 .385 .417 .801
Count 1-0   11 4 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .364 .333 .364 .697
Count 1-1   30 9 0 0 2 2 5 0 0 0 0 2 .300 .344 .500 .844
Count 1-2   35 8 0 0 1 2 2 0 17 1 0 0 .229 .222 .314 .537
Count 2-0   12 3 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .333 .583
Count 2-1   15 8 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .533 .533 .733 1.267
Count 2-2   30 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 17 0 0 0 .100 .100 .100 .200
Count 3-0   0 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 0 0 0 0 .000 1.000 .000 1.000
Count 3-1   2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 .000 .600 .000 .600
Full Count   13 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 4 0 0 1 .000 .316 .000 .316
Behind in Count   63 16 2 1 1 7 6 0 20 1 0 2 .254 .273 .365 .638
Ahead in Count   40 15 4 0 0 4 4 7 0 1 0 0 .375 .458 .475 .933
Batting 3rd   6 3 1 0 0 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 .500 .500 .667 1.167
Batting 4th   2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Batting 6th   84 14 2 0 3 8 6 6 19 2 0 4 .167 .250 .298 .548
Batting 7th   52 21 3 0 2 4 10 3 9 0 0 1 .404 .446 .577 1.023
Batting 8th   39 12 2 1 0 3 1 0 6 0 0 0 .308 .308 .410 .718
Batting 9th   24 8 0 0 2 7 6 3 4 0 0 0 .333 .407 .583 .991
Low Leverage   87 21 1 0 1 1 7 4 17 0 0 4 .241 .305 .287 .593
Medium Leverage   86 26 4 1 4 12 12 6 17 0 0 1 .302 .355 .512 .866
High Leverage   34 11 3 0 2 10 5 2 7 2 0 0 .324 .342 .588 .930
CAREER BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
2018 Aurora - PEBA 24 4 15 4 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 4 0 0 .267 .313 .333 .646 82 83 0.1
2020 Aurora - PEBA 26 19 51 8 2 0 0 3 3 1 1 1 8 0 0 .157 .185 .196 .381 5 0 -0.5
2021 Aurora - PEBA 27 69 249 58 23 2 4 25 31 21 1 1 42 0 0 .233 .294 .390 .684 90 90 0.8
2022 Aurora - PEBA 28 49 175 40 8 0 3 15 24 14 1 2 24 0 0 .229 .286 .326 .612 69 71 0.3
2023 Aurora - PEBA 29 90 313 70 16 1 2 26 32 24 2 1 56 0 0 .224 .282 .300 .583 66 65 0.3
2024 Aurora - PEBA 30 54 178 49 6 0 4 18 22 12 5 1 33 0 1 .275 .337 .376 .713 108 109 1.2
2025 Aurora - PEBA 31 37 136 44 11 0 4 26 24 10 1 1 26 1 0 .324 .372 .493 .864 148 150 1.8
2026 Bakersfield - PEBA 32 63 207 58 8 1 7 23 24 12 5 2 41 0 0 .280 .332 .430 .762 128 128 1.4
Total PEBA 385 1324 331 75 4 24 138 160 95 16 9 234 1 1 .250 .306 .367 .673 93 93 5.4
CAREER MINOR LEAGUE BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
2012 Purdue - COL 18 43 139 42 5 1 3 21 20 23 0 2 18 0 0 .302 .396 .417 .814 112 117 0.0
2013 Purdue - COL 19 30 84 21 9 1 0 8 8 13 2 0 12 0 0 .250 .364 .381 .745 96 100 0.0
2014 Purdue - COL 20 50 193 74 10 1 10 29 54 37 3 2 24 0 0 .383 .485 .601 1.086 170 175 0.0
2015 Purdue - COL 21 50 189 63 16 0 8 58 43 45 3 0 28 0 0 .333 .468 .545 1.013 152 158 0.0
2015 Mokule'ia - S A 21 66 251 78 16 2 11 49 45 43 1 2 45 0 1 .311 .411 .522 .933 146 143 0.0
2016 San Luis Río Colorado - A 22 96 351 116 30 0 12 75 77 62 6 6 47 0 0 .330 .433 .519 .951 137 143 0.0
2016 Gatineau - AA 22 11 46 11 1 1 0 2 7 6 0 0 9 0 0 .239 .327 .304 .631 74 77 0.0
2017 Gatineau - AA 23 10 38 16 4 0 1 9 8 6 0 0 3 0 1 .421 .500 .605 1.105 204 212 0.0
2017 Thornton - AAA 23 107 408 131 28 0 16 76 55 48 7 9 46 0 1 .321 .394 .507 .901 147 156 0.0
2018 Thornton - AAA 24 99 353 79 11 3 4 37 32 38 4 4 51 0 0 .224 .303 .306 .609 68 65 0.0
2019 Thornton - AAA 25 24 64 14 6 0 0 7 9 9 2 0 9 0 1 .219 .333 .313 .646 74 81 0.0
2020 Thornton - AAA 26 56 149 39 7 0 5 29 25 22 5 0 28 0 0 .262 .375 .409 .784 105 111 0.0
Total GBB AAA 286 974 263 52 3 25 149 121 117 18 13 134 0 2 .270 .355 .407 .761 108 112
Total GNL AA 21 84 27 5 1 1 11 15 12 0 0 12 0 1 .321 .406 .440 .847 134 139
Total NAFTA A 96 351 116 30 0 12 75 77 62 6 6 47 0 0 .330 .433 .519 .951 137 143
Total USCBA COL 173 605 200 40 3 21 116 125 118 8 4 82 0 0 .331 .444 .511 .954 141 147
Total SS-A 66 251 78 16 2 11 49 45 43 1 2 45 0 1 .311 .411 .522 .933 146 143
CAREER POSTSEASON BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
2015 Mokule'ia - SS-A 21 2 7 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .286 .375 .429 .804 0 0 0.0
2016 San Luis Río Colorado - NAFTA A 22 5 22 10 3 0 0 5 4 1 0 0 4 0 0 .455 .478 .591 1.069 0 0 0.0
2017 Thornton - GBB AAA 23 6 25 3 2 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 5 0 0 .120 .185 .200 .385 0 0 0.0
2021 Aurora - PEBA 27 9 33 8 2 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 .242 .242 .394 .636 0 0 0.0
2023 Aurora - PEBA 29 16 61 7 0 0 2 5 4 3 1 0 10 0 0 .115 .169 .213 .382 0 0 0.0
2024 Aurora - PEBA 30 4 15 2 1 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 5 0 0 .133 .278 .200 .478 0 0 0.0
Total PEBA 29 109 17 3 0 3 7 6 5 2 0 18 0 0 .156 .207 .266 .473 32 29
Total GBB AAA 6 25 3 2 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 5 0 0 .120 .185 .200 .385 7 0
Total NAFTA A 5 22 10 3 0 0 5 4 1 0 0 4 0 0 .455 .478 .591 1.069 166 179
Total SS-A 2 7 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .286 .375 .429 .804 113 118
CAREER FIELDING STATS
Year/Team/League POS G GS PO A DP TC E PCT INN RNG ZR EFF PB RSTA RTO RTO%
2012 Purdue - COL C 43 43 254 15 0 270 1 .996 338.2 7.15 -0.5 .000 3 26 6 23.1
2013 Purdue - COL C 30 30 153 15 2 171 3 .982 202.2 7.46 +0.8 .988 2 21 10 47.6
2014 Purdue - COL C 50 50 274 23 2 300 3 .990 429.1 6.23 +1.5 1.075 2 39 11 28.2
2015 Mokule'ia - S A C 65 65 567 24 2 596 5 .992 581.0 9.15 -0.0 1.012 4 42 10 23.8
2015 Purdue - COL C 50 50 326 21 4 351 4 .989 438.1 7.12 +3.3 1.179 3 41 14 34.1
2016 Gatineau - AA C 11 11 98 5 0 104 1 .990 103.0 9.00 -0.1 1.019 0 15 3 20.0
2016 San Luis Río Colorado - A C 93 92 911 41 3 958 6 .994 845.0 10.14 -0.8 .983 7 76 21 27.6
2017 Thornton - AAA C 106 104 990 52 5 1049 7 .993 954.2 9.82 -0.1 1.003 13 92 32 34.8
2017 Gatineau - AA C 10 10 76 4 0 80 0 1.000 86.0 8.37 +0.5 1.243 1 2 0 0.0
2017 Thornton - AAA CF 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1.000 8.2 1.04 -0.8 .507
2018 Aurora - ML C 4 4 37 4 0 41 0 1.000 36.0 10.25 +0.4 1.018 0 6 3 50.0
2018 Thornton - AAA C 92 90 713 37 4 757 7 .991 798.0 8.46 +1.1 .948 3 46 20 43.5
2019 Thornton - AAA C 17 16 137 8 0 145 0 1.000 145.0 9.00 -0.4 1.039 2 10 2 20.0
2019 Thornton - AAA RF 1 0 2 0 0 2 0 1.000 4.0 4.50 +0.0 1.012
2020 Aurora - ML C 17 13 122 2 0 125 1 .992 122.0 9.15 -1.0 .513 1 8 1 12.5
2020 Thornton - AAA C 37 36 319 16 1 336 1 .997 329.0 9.16 -0.3 .984 1 29 7 24.1
2020 Thornton - AAA CF 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1.000 4.2 1.93 +0.0 1.024
2021 Aurora - ML C 67 65 508 22 2 537 7 .987 593.2 8.03 -3.2 .805 7 45 10 22.2
2021 Aurora - ML CF 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1.000 2.0 4.50 -0.0 .990
2022 Aurora - ML C 48 46 356 19 3 376 1 .997 426.0 7.92 -0.8 1.016 6 17 4 23.5
2023 Aurora - ML C 87 83 691 35 4 729 3 .996 758.0 8.62 -1.1 .889 3 42 13 31.0
2024 Aurora - ML C 50 50 404 23 2 432 5 .988 442.0 8.69 -0.8 .997 5 36 9 25.0
2025 Aurora - ML C 37 37 321 19 0 342 2 .994 328.1 9.32 -0.0 1.019 3 33 10 30.3
2026 Bakersfield - ML C 28 27 197 11 1 210 2 .990 243.0 7.70 -0.5 .851 3 29 7 24.1
2026 Bakersfield - ML 3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 1.0 0.00 0.0 .000
TOTAL C 942 922 7454 396 35 7909 59 .993 8199.2 8.62 -2.0 .994 69 655 193 29.5
TOTAL 3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 1.0 0.00 0.0 .000
TOTAL CF 3 0 3 0 0 3 0 1.000 15.1 1.76 -0.8 .757
TOTAL RF 1 0 2 0 0 2 0 1.000 4.0 4.50 +0.0 1.012
PLAYER HISTORY
06/01/2011 Joined the Purdue Astronauts.
01/01/2012 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 1 (4); Power: 1 (4); Eye: 2 (5).
03/12/2012 Injured (groin soreness), day-to-day for 1 day.
04/06/2012 Injured (ankle soreness), out for 2 weeks.
01/01/2013 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 2 (5); Power: 1 (3); Eye: 1 (4).
02/25/2013 Injured (shoulder soreness), out for 3-4 weeks.
03/12/2013 Suffered setback in recovery from injury, will miss another 2 weeks.
01/01/2014 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 2 (5); Power: 1 (4); Eye: 2 (5).
03/23/2014 Was selected to the 2014 United States Collegiate Baseball Association All-Star Game.
03/30/2014 Injured (bruised hand), day-to-day for 6 days.
01/01/2015 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 2 (6); Power: 2 (4); Eye: 2 (5).
03/23/2015 Was selected to the 2015 United States Collegiate Baseball Association All-Star Game.
04/27/2015 Injured (concussion), out for 1-2 weeks.
05/30/2015 Released by the Purdue Astronauts.
06/07/2015 Drafted in the 2015 first-year player draft (Round 1, Pick 19, 19th overall pick) by the Aurora Borealis.
06/15/2015 Signed a minor league contract with the Aurora Borealis organization with a signing bonus of $1,190,000.
01/01/2016 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 4 (6); Power: 2 (4); Eye: 3 (5).
04/04/2016 Named the #65 prospect in the PEBA
06/19/2016 Was selected to the 2016 North American Farm Team Affiliation All-Star Game.
01/01/2017 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 6 (6); Power: 2 (4); Eye: 4 (5).
04/03/2017 Named the #65 prospect in the PEBA
11/01/2017 Named Minor League Hitter of the Year by the Aurora Borealis organization.
01/01/2018 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 5 (5); Power: 3 (4); Eye: 5 (6).
01/01/2019 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 6 (6); Power: 3 (4); Eye: 5 (6).
03/25/2019 Injured (sprained ankle), out for 2 months.
06/17/2019 Injured (fever), out for 4 days.
07/31/2019 Injured (broken kneecap), out for 8 months.
09/20/2019 Won the 2019 Global Baseball Brotherhood Ambassador's Cup with the Thornton FasTrax!
01/01/2020 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 6 (7); Power: 5 (5); Eye: 6 (6).
11/26/2020 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $500,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2021 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 6 (7); Power: 5 (5); Eye: 6 (6).
11/06/2021 Won the 2021 Planetary Extreme Baseball Alliance Planetary Extreme Championship with the Aurora Borealis!
12/01/2021 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $500,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2022 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 6 (7); Power: 5 (5); Eye: 6 (6).
11/06/2022 Wins the 2022 Planetary Extreme Championship with the Aurora Borealis.
11/28/2022 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $800,000 through arbitration.
01/01/2023 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 6 (7); Power: 5 (5); Eye: 6 (7).
11/06/2023 Wins the 2023 Planetary Extreme Championship with the Aurora Borealis.
11/28/2023 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $900,000 through arbitration.
01/01/2024 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (7); Power: 5 (5); Eye: 6 (7).
12/03/2024 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $2,730,000 through arbitration.
01/01/2025 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 6 (7); Power: 5 (5); Eye: 6 (7).
12/07/2025 Was not offered arbitration and became a free agent.
01/01/2026 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 6 (6); Power: 5 (5); Eye: 6 (7).
02/26/2026 Signed a 1-year contract worth a total of $4,020,000 with the Bakersfield Bears organization.
03/16/2026 Injured (Hand soreness), day-to-day for one week.
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