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Jesse LitschTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Toronto Blue Jays MLB Years: 2007-2011
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Drafted
Rated Prospect

PositionsP-161Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJesse Allen Litsch
Height6-1Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 9,1985 [33.278]PlaceSt. Petersburg,Florida
High SchoolDixie Hollins (St. Petersburg,FL)
CollegeSouth Florida State College (Avon Park,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Toronto Blue Jays [Team Picks] in the 24th round (717th overall) of the 2004 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Colorado Rockies [Team Picks] in the 37th round (1097th overall) of the 2003 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsTony AriasService Time4.098 (2011)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2007-TOR-#8
MLB DebutMay 15,2007 [22.067]
OrganizationsTOR [7] Awards0
TBC Player ID37539Retrosheet IDlitsj001MLBAM ID446209
Pitch Repertoire Slider (25.21%) -- Cutter (22.65%) -- Sinker (20.63%) -- Fastball (14.13%) -- Changeup (11.77%) -- Curveball (5.61%)
Fastball Velocity [2011] - 88.76 - [2010] - 89.76
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts41Walks80Hittable47SO/BB68vsPower47Hitting0Durability46Team.504Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2005Pulaski Blue JaysAppRktor-ST20512.7411110000065.2512220610672100.936.990.821.379.186.70.833-
2005Auburn DoubledaysNYPLA-tor-S/R20013.60431000010.011940671001.709.90--5.406.301.17.000-
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0522.8515141000075.2623124616743101.037.370.711.908.804.63.714-
2006Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+tor-ST21663.5316151210089.094393558815001.149.470.500.818.1610.13.500-
2006New Hampshire Fisher CatsEastAAtor18ST21345.0612120100069.0854439613543001.4111.030.781.697.014.15.429-
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST09104.20282713100158.2179837411211358001.2610.150.621.197.666.43.474-
2007New Hampshire Fisher CatsEastAAtor18ST22722.3510100100061.0512416514462001.067.480.732.056.753.29.778-
2007Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor32ST22101.80220000015.0123303100001.007.20--1.806.003.331.000-
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0822.2412120100076.0632719517562001.057.430.592.006.603.29.800-
2007Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor51ST22793.81202000000111.011656471436502001.379.411.142.924.051.39.4384.95
2008Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-ST23113.60330000020.01810814181001.108.100.451.808.104.50.500-
2008Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor51ST231393.58292812200176.017879702039994001.239.101.021.995.062.54.5914.15
2009Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor51ST24019.0022000009.014994180001.6714.004.001.008.008.00.0007.43
2010Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+tor-ST25111.80220000015.093314100000.875.400.602.406.002.50.500-
2010Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAtor51ST25038.18440000022.034262043133001.6813.911.641.235.324.33.000-
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0145.59660000037.043292357233001.3510.461.221.705.593.29.200-
2010Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor51ST25155.79990000046.2533030715161001.4610.221.352.893.091.07.1675.31
2011Lansing LugnutsMidwAtor-ST26009.0011000002.03320131002.0013.50--4.5013.503.00--
2011New Hampshire Fisher CatsEastAAtor-ST26001.0422000008.26110091000.696.23----9.350.00--
2011Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAtor51ST26128.16660000028.2412626511274301.8112.871.573.458.482.45.333-
2011Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--ST0126.64990000038.0503029512396301.5811.441.142.758.923.25.333-
2011Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor51S/R26634.4428820004175.06940371028663001.298.281.203.367.922.36.6674.12
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter27274.168867212241417.24302141935511923910001.319.271.192.565.152.01.5001.42
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter25213.91737124100404.0415210177337734523401.219.180.731.707.634.48.543-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter365.9915150000085.210565571021688301.4711.031.052.217.143.24.333-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1063.62242402000138.0142695611271096001.219.170.711.747.044.04.625-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter773.28181712100104.01034238612915001.108.880.521.047.857.58.500-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter009.0011000002.03320131002.0013.50--4.5013.503.00--
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter013.60431000010.011940671001.709.90--5.406.301.17.000-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter512.7411110000065.2512220610672100.936.990.821.379.186.70.833-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--00000000.0000000000----------0.00--
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter27274.168867212241417.24302141935511923910001.319.271.192.565.152.01.500-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14144.164635111121220.022611310229631265001.319.271.192.565.152.01.5001.42
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14113.91393812100220.022411496184218612201.219.180.731.707.634.48.560-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2007Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor51p2211000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2008Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor51p2323000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2010Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor51p2511000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter55000000000000000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162162000000000000000.000.000.000.00000162.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2005Pulaski Blue Jays AppRktor20P11--1112122423.9582.09------11100.016.4
2005Auburn Doubledays NYPLA-tor20P4--23--551.0001.25------4100.05.3
2006Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor21P16--12131-2625.9621.56------16100.011.7
2006New Hampshire Fisher Cats EastAAtor21P12--913422622.8461.83------12100.08.5
2007New Hampshire Fisher Cats EastAAtor22P10--1592-2624.9232.40------10100.07.0
2007Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor22P2--14-1551.0002.50------2100.01.4
2007Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor22P20201111021-231311.0001.550.28-----20100.012.3
2008Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor23P3--56-111111.0003.67------3100.02.1
2008Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor23P29281762336326259.9522.030.34-----29100.017.9
2009Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor24P22911--221.0001.000.22-----2100.01.2
2010Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor25P2--12--331.0001.50------2100.01.4
2010Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAtor25P4--52--771.0001.75------4100.02.8
2010Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor25P994679-116161.0001.780.35-----9100.05.6
2011Lansing Lugnuts MidwAtor26P1----1-1---------1100.00.7
2011New Hampshire Fisher Cats EastAAtor26P2---------------2100.01.4
2011Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAtor26P6--46-210101.0001.67------6100.04.2
2011Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor26P288751112322623.8850.820.31-----28100.017.3
MLB Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P8867417527967137131.9561.490.31-----880.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P15--1518-433331.0002.20------150.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P24--2422625246.8851.92------240.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P18--13151-2928.9661.56------180.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1----1-1---------10.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P4--23--551.0001.25------40.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P11--1112122423.9582.09------110.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2005Pulaski Blue Jays AppRktor2011----------
2005Auburn Doubledays NYPLA-tor204----------
2006Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor2116----------
2006New Hampshire Fisher Cats EastAAtor2112----------
2007New Hampshire Fisher Cats EastAAtor2210----------
2007Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor222----------
2007Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor2220----------
2008Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor233----------
2008Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor2329----------
2009Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor242----------
2010Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor252----------
2010Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAtor254----------
2010Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor259----------
2011Lansing Lugnuts MidwAtor261----------
2011New Hampshire Fisher Cats EastAAtor262----------
2011Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAtor266----------
2011Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor2628----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2008Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB23324.91651000025.22114144519001.037.361.401.756.663.804.91.600
2009Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB24000.00000000019.01620000200.847.580.000.000.0000.95.000
2011Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB26204.09651000022.02811101320101.4111.450.411.238.186.674.501.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs523.2412102000066.76527245839301.098.770.671.085.264.883.64.714

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-10-10PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentElected free agency27.215  
2012-10-10PToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL27.215Team Roster on 2012-10-10
2012-04-20PToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL27.042Team Roster on 2012-04-20
2012-04-04PToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right shoulder tendinitis27.026Team Roster on 2012-04-04
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-05-20InjuredDisabled -- Right shoulder impingement 
2010-09-09InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2010-08-06InjuredDisabled -- Right Hip Labral Tear 
2010-06-09InjuredActivated from DL 
2010-02-19InjuredDisabled -- 60-days 
2009-10-13InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-04-14InjuredDisabled -- Right forearm strain 
* 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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2007Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll22380,000-73743-2,459,737380,000380,000
2008Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll23395,800-67825252,696,252390,000775,800
2009Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll24414,400-61921232,746,792400,0001,190,200
2010Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll25414,700-63123312,812,412400,0001,604,900
2011Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll26830,0004.09847823482,722,607414,0002,434,900
* 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