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James ShieldsCareer Feats
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James Shields
PositionsP-503Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Anthony Shields
Height6-3Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 20,1981 [36.307]PlaceNewhall,California
High SchoolHart (Newhall,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Tampa Bay Rays [Team Picks] in the 16th round (466th overall) of the 2000 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsFred RepkeService Time11.125 (2017)
MLB DebutMay 31,2006 [24.162]
OrganizationsTBA [11] CHA [3] KCA [2] SDN [2] Awards5Awards Voting4-78
TBC Player ID44665Retrosheet IDshiej002MLBAM ID448306
RelationshipsCousin of Anthony Hutting
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (28.49%) -- Changeup (25.47%) -- Cutter (17.17%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (15.82%) -- Curveball (7.37%) -- Slider (5.68%)
Fastball Velocity [2018] - 89.56 - [2017] - 90.17 - [2016] - 90.46 - [2015] - 91.12 - [2014] - 92.49 - [2013] - 92.14 - [2012] - 92.03 - [2011] - 90.90 - [2010] - 91.71
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for Tampa Bay Rays in 2008-2010,2012, Kansas City Royals in 2013-2014, San Diego Padres in 2015 and Chicago White Sox in 2018
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This is a list of Major League games for James Shields that are deemed to be noteworthy throughout his career.

Career Pitching Feats

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Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
2006-05-3124.162TBABALANL 5-6box - pbp11   5.0955-35---83473656.6154111736First Career Game, First Career Game Started
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
2007-04-2225.123TBACLEHDL 4-6box - pbp125   8.02221112---102653763.7181518148212 Strikeouts
2007-05-0925.140TBABALANL 0-1box - pbp128   9.03---14---107654260.7166182590Game Score of 90
2007-06-2625.188TBACHAHNL 1-6box - pbp137L7.09552-11---110753568.2171821194811 Strikeouts
2007-07-0125.193TBACLEADL 2-3box - pbp138L6.16321-10--1116773966.4262115156110 Strikeouts
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
2008-04-2726.128TBABOSHDW 3-0box - pbp158W9.02---17---98653366.312102221952-hitter, Shutout, Game Score of 95
2008-05-0926.140TBAANAHNW 2-0box - pbp160W9.01----8--192613166.318915191001-hitter, Shutout, Game Score of 100
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
2010-04-2828.129TBAOAKHNW 10-3box - pbp - pit1123W7.06211112---98653366.3121918166812 Strikeouts
2010-05-0428.135TBASEAANW 5-2box - pbp - pit1124W8.0822--101--109753468.8151425217610 Strikeouts
2010-05-1528.146TBASEAHDW 3-2box - pbp - pit1126   8.06221-101--93642968.8161415197410 Strikeouts
2010-08-0128.224TBANYAHDW 3-0box - pbp - pit1141W7.14---1111--115724362.6212015168511 Strikeouts
2010-08-2328.246TBAANAANW 4-3box - pbp - pit1145W6.0832-1101--101703169.3241416165910 Strikeouts
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
2011-04-1929.120TBACHAHNW 2-1box - pbp - pit1156W9.0411-19--1102742872.51913222090Game Score of 90
2011-04-3029.131TBAANAHDW 2-1box - pbp - pit1158   8.0611-112---108783072.2191626178312 Strikeouts
2011-05-2229.153TBAFLOADW 4-0box - pbp - pit1162W9.03---113---130824863.1202421179913 Strikeouts, Game Score of 99
2011-06-1429.176TBABOSHNW 4-0box - pbp - pit1166W9.05---35---110723865.51412222483Shutout
2011-06-1929.181TBAFLOHDW 2-1box - pbp - pit1167W9.041---10---110793171.8241518229310 Strikeouts, Game Score of 93
2011-06-2429.186TBAHOUANW 5-1box - pbp - pit1168W9.0311-19--1106763071.71815232092Game Score of 92
2011-06-2929.191TBACINHDL 3-4box - pbp - pit1169L7.07441210---101683367.3171321175610 Strikeouts
2011-08-0929.232TBAKCAHNW 4-0box - pbp - pit1176W9.06---38---117754264.11910252184Shutout
2011-08-2629.249TBATORANW 6-1box - pbp - pit1179W9.07111112---127844366.1122229218112 Strikeouts
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
2012-05-0230.133TBASEAHNW 5-4box - pbp - pit1191W6.04412411---115694660.0171724114711 Strikeouts
2012-05-2330.154TBATORHDW 5-4box - pbp - pit1195   7.17321110---110812973.6182222196310 Strikeouts
2012-07-2030.212TBASEAHNW 4-3box - pbp - pit1205   7.24331210--1105663962.9181218186910 Strikeouts
2012-07-2630.218TBABALADL 2-6box - pbp - pit1206L6.0655-510--1105673863.8261314144910 Strikeouts
2012-07-3130.223TBAOAKANW 8-0box - pbp - pit1207W9.03----11---98663267.3101919189911 Strikeouts, Shutout, Game Score of 99
2012-09-0930.263TBATEXHDW 6-0box - pbp - pit1214W9.02----8---101713070.313122521982-hitter, Shutout, Game Score of 98
2012-10-0230.286TBABALHNL 0-1box - pbp - pit1218L9.02111-15---104683665.417211614962-hitter, 15 Strikeouts, Game Score of 96
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
2013-04-1331.114KCATORHNL 2-3box - pbp - pit1221L9.02331361--114674758.81872022752-hitter
2013-09-1631.270KCACLEHNW 7-1box - pbp - pit1250W6.06111210---106654161.3181122146110 Strikeouts
2013-09-2731.281KCACHAANW 6-1box - pbp - pit1252W7.04111110---98653366.3152016147310 Strikeouts, 100th career Win
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
2014-04-1732.118KCAHOUANW 5-1box - pbp - pit1256W8.0411-212---107644359.891426158512 Strikeouts
2014-05-1332.144KCACOLHNW 5-1box - pbp - pit1261W7.0511--8---96732376.0301115177776.0 strike%
2014-07-0732.199KCATBAANW 6-0box - pbp - pit1271W7.03---110--1102633961.8121622138410 Strikeouts
2014-08-0932.232KCASFNHNW 5-0box - pbp - pit1277W9.04---151--109723766.1234202589Shutout
2014-09-0532.259KCANYAANW 1-0box - pbp - pit1282W8.13----6--197682970.11512192290Game Score of 90
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
2015-04-2733.128SDNHOUHNL 4-9box - pbp - pit1291   6.06311112---108644459.3182311125912 Strikeouts
2015-05-1933.150SDNCHNHNW 4-3box - pbp - pit1295   7.06222111---107713666.4172414166111 Strikeouts
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
2016-07-1634.208CHAANAANL 0-1box - pbp - pit1338L8.0211-22---89503956.2861323792-hitter
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Career Batting Feats

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Game DateTeamOppPosLnG#ABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPNotes
2006-06-16TBAPHIp91312-------------First Career Game