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Kendall GravemanTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Chicago Cubs MLB Years: 2014-2018
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Drafted
Rated Prospect

PositionsP-131Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameKendall Chase Graveman
Height6-1Weight189BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 21,1990 [28.352]PlaceAlexander City,Alabama
High SchoolBenjamin Russell (Alexander City,AL)
CollegeMississippi State University (Starkville,MS)

DraftedSelected by the Toronto Blue Jays [Team Picks] in the 8th round (235th overall) of the 2013 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Miami Marlins [Team Picks] in the 36th round (1097th overall) of the 2012 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$5,000Service Time3.078 (2018)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2015-OAK-#6
MLB DebutSeptember 5,2014 [23.258]
OrganizationsOAK [4] TOR [2] Awards3
TBC Player ID158039Retrosheet IDgravk001MLBAM ID608665
Pitch Repertoire Sinker (58.50%) -- Cutter (18.20%) -- Changeup (9.81%) -- Slider (7.75%) -- Fastball (5.65%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (0.10%)
Fastball Velocity [2018] - 94.78 - [2017] - 92.80 - [2016] - 91.26 - [2015] - 90.19 - [2014] - 92.75
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for Oakland Athletics in 2017-2018
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts16Walks66Hittable33SO/BB42vsPower33Hitting0Durability42Team.500Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2010Mississippi StateSECNCAA-1Fr49S/R19246.6619415100150.0584337332217201.8010.440.545.763.780.66.333-
2011Mississippi StateSECNCAA-1So49S/R20503.711293000053.052232229354001.148.780.341.525.913.891.000-
2012Mississippi StateSECNCAA-1Jr49ST21442.8116160200089.2843628121592001.178.430.102.115.922.81.500-
2013Mississippi StateSECNCAA-1Sr49ST22853.09191903100113.21155439529694001.279.110.402.305.462.38.615-
2013Lansing LugnutsMidwAtor9ST22134.3110100000039.2412319313250101.369.300.682.955.671.92.250-
2014Lansing LugnutsMidwAtor23ST23200.34440000026.0112106250000.653.76--2.058.544.171.000-
2014Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+tor33ST23842.2316160000096.2892924118642001.118.290.091.685.963.56.667-
2014New Hampshire Fisher CatsEastAAtor18ST23101.5011000006.08110240001.6712.00--3.006.002.001.000-
2014Buffalo BisonsILAAAtor19ST23321.88660000038.0348815220001.027.980.231.175.174.40.600-
2014Minor Totals (4 teams)Minor--ST01461.83272700000166.014240342311152001.037.640.111.676.193.71.700-
2014Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31Rel23003.8650500104.24220041000.867.71----7.710.00-1.42
2015Nashville SoundsPCLAAAoak28ST24211.85440000024.0209519140001.197.400.373.335.181.56.667-
2015Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak31ST24694.05212101000115.212657521538774001.429.801.172.965.992.03.4004.47
2016Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak49ST2510114.11313102100186.0196878522471082001.319.481.062.275.232.30.4764.28
2017Nashville SoundsPCLAAAoak49ST26017.20330000010.0181281472002.2016.200.903.606.301.75.000-
2017Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak49ST26644.19191900000105.011450491232705001.399.741.032.735.982.19.6004.22
2018Nashville SoundsPCLAAAoakST27214.50440000024.035141237161001.7513.131.132.636.002.29.667-
2018Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak49ST27157.60770000034.0443229913272001.6611.532.363.417.082.08.1672.97
2019Arizona CubsArizRkchnST28003.0011000003.03110061001.009.00----18.000.00--
2019Iowa CubsPCLAAAchnST28003.0011000003.02111120001.006.003.003.006.002.00--
2019Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0003.0022000006.05221181001.007.501.501.5012.008.00--
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter23294.38837853110444.04842282175813028614001.389.771.172.625.772.20.4421.28
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter19122.65505000000269.02611008011651856101.208.660.362.166.142.85.613-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter753.0718180000099.21094434726613001.359.840.632.355.512.35.583-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter101.5011000006.08110240001.6712.00--3.006.002.001.000-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter842.2316160000096.2892924118642001.118.290.091.685.963.56.667-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter332.7314140000065.1522520319500101.087.090.412.596.822.63.500-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter003.0011000003.03110061001.009.00----18.000.00--
NCAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter19133.706648186101305.2309156126119118417201.309.070.322.675.402.02.594-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter23294.38787803100440.04802262155813028213001.389.791.182.655.752.17.442-
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter003.8650500104.24220041000.867.71----7.710.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11144.38413831000220.023911210729641417001.389.771.172.625.772.20.4401.28
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15102.65414100000220.021281659531505101.208.660.362.166.142.85.600-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2016Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak49p2534000000000300100.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
2017Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak49p2621000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2019Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn2811000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter55000000000400100.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Oakland Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter55000000000400100.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162162000000000130003200.000.000.000.00000194.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16216200000000016200000.000.000.000.00000162.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2013Lansing Lugnuts MidwAtor22P10--510--15151.0001.50------10100.07.2
2014Lansing Lugnuts MidwAtor23P4--16--771.0001.75------4100.02.9
2014Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor23P16--10141-2524.9601.50------16100.011.6
2014New Hampshire Fisher Cats EastAAtor23P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2014Buffalo Bisons ILAAAtor23P6--55-310101.0001.67------6100.04.2
2014Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor23P5-411--221.0000.400.50-----5100.03.1
2015Nashville Sounds PCLAAAoak24P4--141-65.8331.25------4100.02.8
2015Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak24P21211151111212422.9171.050.197558.3-21100.013.0
2016Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25P31311861527-242421.0001.350.237277.8-31100.019.1
2017Nashville Sounds PCLAAAoak26P3---2--221.0000.67------3100.02.2
2017Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26P19191051215242927.9311.420.267187.5-19100.011.7
2018Nashville Sounds PCLAAAoak27P4--34-1771.0001.75------4100.02.9
2018Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27P7734-42164.6670.570.121325.0-7100.04.3
2019Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn28P1---------------1100.01.8
2019Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn28P1---------------1100.00.7
MLB Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P837844439586810397.9421.170.22221166.7-830.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P18--915142524.9601.33------180.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---1--111.0001.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P16--10141-2524.9601.50------160.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P14--616--22221.0001.57------140.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2013Lansing Lugnuts MidwAtor2210----------
2014Lansing Lugnuts MidwAtor234----------
2014Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor2316----------
2014New Hampshire Fisher Cats EastAAtor231----------
2014Buffalo Bisons ILAAAtor236----------
2014Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor235----------
2015Nashville Sounds PCLAAAoak244----------
2015Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2421----------
2016Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2531----------
2017Nashville Sounds PCLAAAoak263----------
2017Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2619----------
2018Nashville Sounds PCLAAAoak274----------
2018Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak277----------
2019Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn281----------
2019Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn281----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2011Cotuit KettleersCape Cod LeagueCollege20102.3613112000026.22610701518001.568.770.005.066.071.203.371.000
2012Wareham GatemenCape Cod LeagueCollege21212.22642000024.129962426201.3710.730.741.489.626.503.33.667
2015Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB24310.36660000025.112411717000.764.260.362.496.042.431.42.750
2016Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB25124.72651000026.225151441118001.378.441.353.716.071.645.06.333
2017Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26212.29550000019.213552316000.835.950.921.377.325.332.29.667
2018Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB27127.53550000014.11812120416001.5611.300.002.5110.054.007.53.333
Cape Cod League Totals - 2 yrs312.2919514000051.055191321944201.459.710.353.357.762.323.35.750
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs763.3522211000086.068363272567001.087.120.732.627.012.683.77.538

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2014Baseball America 1st team Minor League All-Star (SP) ... Minor League High-A All-Star Team (SP)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2019-11-26SPSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2020-2020 ($1.5m) [Free Agent] Club option for 2021 at $3.5m. $0.5m buyout28.340Team Roster on 2019-11-26
2019-11-04SPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency28.318  
2019-09-11SPChicago CubsSouth Bend (A)-DL-60InjuredAssigned to South Bend (A) for rehab28.264Team Roster on 2019-09-11
2019-02-13SPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Recovery from Tommy John Surgery28.054Team Roster on 2019-02-13
2018-12-22SPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2019-2019 ($0.575m) [Free Agent] Option year for 2020 at $1m28.001Team Roster on 2018-12-22
2018-11-30SPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency27.344  
2018-10-31SPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL27.314Team Roster on 2018-10-31
2018-09-01SPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Tommy John Surgery27.254Team Roster on 2018-09-01
2018-05-15SPOakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Nashville (AAA)27.145Team Roster on 2018-05-15
2018-05-11SPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Nashville (AAA)27.141Team Roster on 2018-05-11
2018-04-26SPOakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Nashville (AAA)27.126Team Roster on 2018-04-26
2018-02-10SPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($2.3m) [Lost arbitration case] Asked for $2.6m27.051Team Roster on 2018-02-10
2017-08-03SPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL26.225Team Roster on 2017-08-03
2017-07-18SPOakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Nashville (AAA) for rehab26.209Team Roster on 2017-07-18
2017-05-29SPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Strained right shoulder26.159Team Roster on 2017-05-29
2017-04-27SPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL26.127Team Roster on 2017-04-27
2017-04-17SPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Strained right shoulder26.117Team Roster on 2017-04-17
2015-11-04SPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL24.318Team Roster on 2015-11-04
2015-09-19SPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL24.272Team Roster on 2015-09-19
2015-08-25SPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained left oblique24.247Team Roster on 2015-08-25
2015-05-23SPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Nashville (AAA)24.153Team Roster on 2015-05-23
2015-04-26POakland AthleticsNashville (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Nashville (AAA)24.126Team Roster on 2015-04-26
2014-11-29POakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Blue Jays with Brett Lawrie, Sean Nolin and Franklin Barreto to Athletics for Josh Donaldson23.343Team Roster on 2014-11-29
2014-09-02PToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors23.255Team Roster on 2014-09-02
2014-08-01PToronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Buffalo (AAA)23.223Team Roster on 2014-08-01
2014-07-28PToronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to New Hampshire (AA)23.219Team Roster on 2014-07-28
2014-04-30PToronto Blue JaysDunedin (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Dunedin (A+)23.130Team Roster on 2014-04-30
2013-07-14PToronto Blue JaysLansing (A)-Minors--22.205Team Roster on 2013-07-14
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 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
2013Toronto Blue Jays-225,000-------5,000Signing Bonus out of 2013 Draft (8th round - 235th overall)
2014Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll23500,000-79453-3,256,497500,000505,000
2015Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll24507,5001.01478451-3,571,283507,5001,012,500
2016Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll25512,5002.01469624223,498,245507,5001,525,000
2017Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll26545,0003.01466321263,651,709535,0002,070,000
2018Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll272,360,000-3298604,360,045545,0004,430,0002018-02-10 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($2.3m) [Lost arbitration case] Asked for $2.6m
* 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