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Jake DiekmanTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Free Agent since 2018 MLB Years: 2012-2018
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League

PositionsP-602Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJacob Tanner Diekman
Height6-4Weight190BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJanuary 21,1987 [31.329]PlaceWymore,Nebraska
High SchoolWymore Southern (Wymore,NE)
CollegeCloud County Community College (Concordia,KS)

DraftedSelected by the Philadelphia Phillies [Team Picks] in the 30th round (923rd overall) of the 2007 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsJerry LaffertyService Time5.050 (2017)
MLB DebutMay 15,2012 [25.114]
OrganizationsPHI [9] TEX [4] ARI [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID129326Retrosheet IDdiekj001MLBAM ID518617
Pitch Repertoire 2-Seam Fastball (58.53%) -- Slider (27.85%) -- Sinker (10.97%) -- Changeup (1.73%) -- Fastball (0.92%)
Fastball Velocity [2018] - 94.52 - [2017] - 94.71 - [2016] - 95.09 - [2015] - 96.40 - [2014] - 96.83 - [2013] - 96.70 - [2012] - 94.83
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts83Walks17Hittable70SO/BB40vsPower70Hitting0Durability72Team.489Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2007Gulf Coast PhilliesGCLRkphi-S/R20132.921073001037.0291212213350001.147.050.493.168.512.69.250-
2007Williamsport CrosscuttersNYPLA-phi-ST20212.25330000016.0104408111001.135.63--4.506.191.38.667-
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--S/R0342.7213103001053.0391616221461001.136.620.343.577.812.19.4293.18
2008Williamsport CrosscuttersNYPLA-phi-ST21144.40880100045.0412422425432001.478.200.805.008.601.72.200-
2008Lakewood BlueClawsSALAphi-ST21355.4219190000096.012072584475312301.7311.210.374.394.951.13.375-
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0495.09272701000141.016196808729614301.6510.250.514.586.111.33.3084.04
2009Lakewood BlueclawsSALAphi15Rel22204.04322300011255.2593225328524301.569.540.494.538.411.861.000-
2010Lakewood BlueClawsSALAphi15Rel23201.9021021005023.216115015303001.316.08--5.7011.412.001.000-
2010Clearwater ThreshersFSLA+phi17Rel23023.6624024007032.0222013223262001.416.190.566.477.311.13.000-
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0222.91450450012055.2383118238565001.376.140.326.149.051.47.5003.58
2011Reading PhilliesEastAAphi55Rel24013.05530530019365.0472922344837001.406.510.426.0911.491.89.000-
2012Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi21Rel25111.69250250014726.21955013370001.206.41--4.3912.492.85.500-
2012Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi63Rel25113.9532032007027.0251712120351001.658.230.336.5911.521.75.5003.20
2013Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi21R/CL26105.703003000231130.0312219124371001.839.300.307.2011.101.541.000-
2013Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi63Rel26142.58450450011038.0341511116412101.307.980.233.769.632.56.2002.50
2014Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi63Rel27553.80730730019071.06636304351007001.428.370.514.4412.682.86.5002.53
2015Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi23Rel28000.0060600537.05000171000.866.43--1.299.007.00--
2015Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi63Rel28215.1541041006036.2402321324491001.759.820.745.8912.032.04.6673.49
2015Texas RangersALMLBtex41Rel28002.0826026001021.2135527201000.925.400.832.918.312.86-3.46
2016Texas RangersALMLBtex41Rel29423.40660660014453.0362220426593001.176.110.684.4210.022.27.6673.37
2017Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex41Rel30101.8051400005.03110060000.605.40----10.800.001.000-
2017Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtex41Rel30000.0010100001.0000002000--------13.500.00--
2017Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0101.4261500006.03110080000.474.26----11.370.001.0000.63
2017Texas RangersALMLBtex41Rel30002.5311011002110.2433110130001.313.370.848.4410.971.30-4.75
2018Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari41Rel31017.5324024005014.018151228183001.8111.301.265.0211.302.25.0000.98
2018Texas RangersALMLBtex41Rel31113.69470470010239.0311816223480001.387.150.465.3111.082.09.500-0.03
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter14153.75365036500757309.02671541302016938318101.407.700.584.8711.052.27.4830.00
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter14173.8023740197108526438.24022321861924142233601.468.210.394.928.621.75.452-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter213.326206200422164.1552724138832001.437.620.145.2611.492.18.667-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter112.96581570019370.0503023344897001.346.430.395.6611.442.02.500-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter023.6624024007032.0222013223262001.416.190.566.477.311.13.000-
A Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter754.5172215100162174.21951158879013519601.629.990.364.616.921.50.583-
A- Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter353.8411110100061.0512826433543001.387.520.594.877.971.64.375-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter132.921073001037.0291212213350001.147.050.493.168.512.69.250-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter9113.84191019100430172.0165917499522511101.508.570.474.9311.682.37.450-
Texas Rangers Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter533.18150015000277123.08448449661404001.216.080.654.7810.132.12.625-
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter017.5324024005014.018151228183001.8111.301.265.0211.302.25.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings10113.75257025700535220.0188109921411927013101.407.700.584.8811.052.27.4760.00
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings783.801182098004213220.020111693912021116301.468.210.394.928.621.75.467-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2011Reading PhilliesEastAAphi55p24132000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter132000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter132000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162250000000002500000.000.000.000.0000025.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2007Gulf Coast Phillies GCLRkphi20P10--45--991.0000.90------10100.016.7
2007Williamsport Crosscutters NYPLA-phi20P3--12--331.0001.00------3100.03.9
2008Williamsport Crosscutters NYPLA-phi21P8--152-86.7500.75------8100.010.7
2008Lakewood BlueClaws SALAphi21P19--6103-1916.8420.84------19100.013.6
2009Lakewood Blueclaws SALAphi22P32--28-210101.0000.31------32100.023.5
2010Lakewood BlueClaws SALAphi23P21--2721119.8180.43------21100.015.1
2010Clearwater Threshers FSLA+phi23P24--3621119.8180.38------24100.017.3
2011Reading Phillies EastAAphi24P53--7121-2019.9500.36------53100.037.3
2012Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi25P25--15--661.0000.24------25100.017.5
2012Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi25P32-27132-64.6670.130.155183.3-32100.019.8
2013Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi26P30---5-1551.0000.17------30100.020.8
2013Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi26P45-38-52-75.7140.110.132-100.0-45100.027.8
2014Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi27P73-7139--12121.0000.160.175362.5-73100.045.1
2015Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi28P6---------------6100.04.2
2015Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi28P41-36-51165.8330.120.143175.0-41100.025.3
2015Texas RangersALMLBtex28P26-2115--661.0000.230.29-----26100.016.0
2016Texas RangersALMLBtex29P66-5335--881.0000.120.15-----66100.040.7
2017Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex30P5--11--221.0000.40------5100.07.1
2017Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex30P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2017Texas RangersALMLBtex30P11-10-------------11100.06.8
2018Texas RangersALMLBtex31P47-39-51-65.8330.110.132166.7-47100.029.2
2018Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari31P24-14132-64.6670.170.29-10.0-24100.014.8
MLB Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P365-309940815749.8600.130.1617770.8-3650.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P62--111-112121.0000.19------620.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P58--8131-2221.9550.36------580.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P24--3621119.8180.38------240.00.0
A Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P72--1025534035.8750.49------720.00.0
A- Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P11--272-119.8180.82------110.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P10--45--991.0000.90------100.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2007Gulf Coast Phillies GCLRkphi2010----------
2007Williamsport Crosscutters NYPLA-phi203----------
2008Williamsport Crosscutters NYPLA-phi218----------
2008Lakewood BlueClaws SALAphi2119----------
2009Lakewood Blueclaws SALAphi2232----------
2010Lakewood BlueClaws SALAphi2321----------
2010Clearwater Threshers FSLA+phi2324----------
2011Reading Phillies EastAAphi2453----------
2012Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi2525----------
2012Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2532----------
2013Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi2630----------
2013Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2645----------
2014Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2773----------
2015Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi286----------
2015Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2841----------
2015Texas RangersALMLBtex2826----------
2016Texas RangersALMLBtex2966----------
2017Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex305----------
2017Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex301----------
2017Texas RangersALMLBtex3011----------
2018Texas RangersALMLBtex3147----------
2018Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari3124----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2010Mesa SolarSoxArizona Fall LgMinor230029.4550500203.2141312043005.6234.360.009.827.360.7531.91.000
2011Scottsdale ScorpionsArizona Fall LgMinor24000.7911011005211.13210614000.812.380.004.7611.122.331.59.000
2012Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB25000.0050500205.0210019000.603.600.001.8016.209.001.80.000
2013Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB26104.50808004110.012551414101.6010.800.903.6012.603.504.501.000
2014Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB27015.791001000209.110661211001.329.640.961.9310.615.505.79.000
2015Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB28018.1810010000011.01210101412001.459.820.823.279.823.008.18.000
2015Texas RangersDiv SeriesMLB28001.5040400106.02110050000.333.000.000.007.5001.50.000
2016Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB29001.5060600006.0311114000.674.501.501.506.004.001.50.000
2016Texas RangersDiv SeriesMLB290027.0020200101.05331210007.0045.009.0018.009.000.5027.00.000
2018Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB31012.0890900008.2352156100.983.121.045.196.231.205.19.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 2 yrs007.8016016007215.017151301017001.8010.200.006.0010.201.709.00.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 6 yrs134.3248048008150.042282451756201.187.560.903.0610.083.295.04.250
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs005.1460600207.0744126001.299.001.292.577.713.005.14.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-10-29RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency31.281  
2018-07-31RPArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Rangers to Diamondbacks for Wei-Chieh Huang and PTBNL31.191Team Roster on 2018-07-31
2018-01-12RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($2.7125m) [Avoids arbitration]30.356Team Roster on 2018-01-12
2017-09-01RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL30.223Team Roster on 2017-09-01
2017-08-17RPTexas RangersFrisco (AA)-DL-60InjuredAssigned to Frisco (AA) for rehab30.208Team Roster on 2017-08-17
2017-02-13RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Ulcerative colitis30.023Team Roster on 2017-02-13
2017-01-12RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($2.55m) [Avoids arbitration]29.356Team Roster on 2017-01-12
2016-07-23RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL29.183Team Roster on 2016-07-23
2016-07-16RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Lacerated left index finger29.176Team Roster on 2016-07-16
2016-01-30RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($1.255m) [Avoids arbitration]29.009Team Roster on 2016-01-30
2015-07-31RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Phillies with Cole Hamels and cash to Rangers for Matt Harrison, Jorge Alfaro, Nick Williams, Jake Thompson, Alec Asher and Jerad Eickhoff28.191Team Roster on 2015-07-31
2015-06-18RPPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Lehigh Valley (AAA)28.148Team Roster on 2015-06-18
2015-06-05RPPhiladelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)28.135Team Roster on 2015-06-05
2013-06-13RPPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Lehigh Valley (AAA)26.143Team Roster on 2013-06-13
2013-03-18RPPhiladelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)26.056Team Roster on 2013-03-18
2012-09-02RPPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Lehigh Valley (AAA)25.224Team Roster on 2012-09-02
2012-08-01RPPhiladelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)25.192Team Roster on 2012-08-01
2012-05-11RPPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Lehigh Valley (AAA)25.110Team Roster on 2012-05-11
2012-03-27RPPhiladelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)25.065Team Roster on 2012-03-27
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2012Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll25480,000-76047-2,954,887480,000480,000
2013Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll26490,000-77539-3,023,990490,000970,000
2014Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll27515,500-57321373,256,497500,0001,485,500
2015Texas RangersTeam Payroll28535,5003.0555224393,571,283507,5002,021,000
2015Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll28535,5003.0555217393,571,283507,5002,021,000
2016Texas RangersTeam Payroll291,255,0004.0543920523,498,245507,5003,276,0002016-01-30 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($1.255m) [Avoids arbitration]
2017Texas RangersTeam Payroll302,550,0005.0536215603,651,709535,0005,826,0002017-01-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($2.55m) [Avoids arbitration]
2018Texas RangersTeam Payroll312,712,500-31110624,360,045545,0008,538,5002018-01-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($2.7125m) [Avoids arbitration]
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red