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Tyler ClippardTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Toronto Blue Jays MLB Years: 2007-2018
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PositionsP-794Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameTyler Lee Clippard
Height6-3Weight170BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 14,1985 [33.184]PlaceLexington,Kentucky
High SchoolJ.W. Mitchell (Trinity,FL)

DraftedSelected by the New York Yankees [Team Picks] in the 9th round (274th overall) of the 2003 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$75,000Signing ScoutsScott PleisService Time8.148 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2006-NYA-#10 ... 2007-NYA-#7
MLB DebutMay 20,2007 [22.095]
OrganizationsNYA [7] WAS [7] ARI [1] CHA [1] HOU [1] NYN [1] OAK [1] TOR [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID37640Retrosheet IDclipt001MLBAM ID461325
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (49.87%) -- Changeup (32.07%) -- Splitter (7.98%) -- Cutter (5.74%) -- Slider (3.96%) -- Curveball (0.37%)
Fastball Velocity [2018] - 90.89 - [2017] - 90.94 - [2016] - 91.09 - [2015] - 91.48 - [2014] - 91.76 - [2013] - 92.04 - [2012] - 92.72 - [2011] - 92.64 - [2010] - 92.21
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts80Walks39Hittable82SO/BB59vsPower82Hitting0Durability87Team.507Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2003Gulf Coast YankeesGCLRknya-S/R18332.891156002043.233161435564000.876.800.621.0311.5411.20.500-
2004Battle Creek YankeesMidwAnya19ST1910103.44262511000149.0153715712321454001.249.240.721.938.764.53.500-
2005Charleston (sc) RiverDogsSALAnya-ST20017.5011000006.095510101001.5013.501.50--15.000.00.000-
2005Tampa YankeesFSLA+nya-ST201093.18262510010147.0118565212341695101.037.210.732.0810.324.97.526-
2005Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-Rel20000.0010100001.0000002000--------18.000.00--
2005Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorMLB--ST010103.32282620010154.0127615713341816101.047.410.761.9810.565.32.5002.43
2006Trenton ThunderEastAAnya19ST2112103.35282801100166.0118726214551753001.046.380.762.989.473.18.545-
2007Trenton ThunderEastAAnya19ST22215.40660000026.2221816512282001.277.421.694.059.452.33.667-
2007Scranton/Wilkes-Barre YanILAAAnya19ST22444.1514140000069.0824032735553001.6910.640.914.547.141.57.500-
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0654.5020200000095.110458481247835001.579.751.134.417.781.77.5454.60
2007New York YankeesALMLBnya19ST22316.33660000027.0291919617182101.709.672.005.676.001.06.7506.68
2008Columbus ClippersILAAAwas18ST236134.66272700000143.0129807415661252001.368.120.944.157.871.89.316-
2008Washington NationalsNLMLBwas19ST23114.35220000010.012552781001.8410.451.746.106.971.14.5006.13
2009Syracuse ChiefsILAAAwas19Rel24410.9224024005139.02084215420000.904.620.463.469.692.80.800-
2009Washington NationalsNLMLBwas36Rel24422.6941041008060.0362018932671111.135.371.344.779.992.09.6674.46
2010Washington NationalsNLMLBwas36Rel251183.07780780018191.06933318411121121.216.820.794.0511.082.73.5793.18
2011Washington NationalsNLMLBwas36Rel26301.8372072008088.048181811261041000.844.891.122.6510.604.001.0003.17
2012Washington NationalsNLMLBwas36CL27263.727407400423272.2553230729845021.166.810.873.5910.402.90.2503.32
2013Washington NationalsNLMLBwas36Rel28632.4172072006071.0371919924732040.864.691.143.049.253.04.6673.82
2014Washington NationalsNLMLBwas36Rel29742.1875075006170.0472217523820011.006.010.642.9410.493.57.6362.75
2015Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak36R/CL30132.793703700301738.2251212321381021.195.820.704.898.841.81.2503.96
2015New York MetsNLMLBnyn46Rel30413.0632032006232.0241311510265001.056.681.392.787.242.60.8004.46
2016Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari19Rel31234.30400400010137.2341818715461301.308.121.673.5810.993.07.4004.32
2016New York YankeesALMLBnya29Rel31232.4929029007225.02097311264011.227.111.073.919.242.36.4004.05
2017New York YankeesALMLBnya29Rel32154.9540040007136.0282120719425011.296.941.734.7110.402.21.1675.00
2017Chicago White SoxALMLBcha44Rel32264.27510510014346.0362322724548001.296.991.364.6610.492.25.2504.35
2017Houston AstrosALMLBhou19Rel32026.4316016009214.011101037183001.297.071.934.5011.572.57.0004.87
2018Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtorRel33433.70591580020756.04624231118666021.147.391.772.8910.613.67.5711.27
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter53513.2472497150019169774.2557298280103324864466161.136.451.193.7510.002.67.5100.81
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter51523.59164131332181789.06843663167125480724101.197.780.812.899.183.18.495-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter14183.926641250051252.0231128110241162245001.388.240.864.147.991.93.438-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter14113.64343401100192.1140907819672035001.076.530.893.129.473.03.560-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1093.18262510010147.0118565212341695101.037.210.732.0810.324.97.526-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter10113.60272611000155.0162766213321555001.259.410.751.869.004.84.476-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter332.891156002043.233161435564000.876.800.621.0311.5411.20.500-
Washington Nationals Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter34242.684142412008834462.030414913851182530112101.055.900.993.5310.282.91.586-
New York Yankees Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter694.67756690014388.277494616478611121.407.821.624.778.731.83.400-
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter433.70591580020756.04624231118666021.147.391.772.8910.613.67.571-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter264.27510510014346.0362322724548001.296.991.364.6610.492.25.250-
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter234.30400400010137.2341818715461301.308.121.673.5810.993.07.400-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter132.793703700301738.2251212321381021.195.820.704.898.841.81.250-
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter413.0632032006232.0241311510265001.056.681.392.787.242.60.800-
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter026.4316016009214.011101037183001.297.071.934.5011.572.57.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings15143.242053202005420220.01588479299224413251.136.451.193.7510.002.67.5170.81
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14143.594636101020220.01901028820712247001.197.780.812.899.183.18.500-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2007New York YankeesALMLBnya19p2212011000000101000.500.5001.0001.5002131.000.500.500.6270.0033.330.000.000.00100.00
2008Columbus ClippersILAAAwas18232713010000000300001.077.077.077.1541013.100.000.000.0690.0023.080.000.000.000.00
2008Washington NationalsNLMLBwas19p23110100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.000.8960.000.000.000.000.000.00
2009Syracuse ChiefsILAAAwas19p24242000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2009Washington NationalsNLMLBwas36p24417000000000400001.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0057.140.000.000.000.00
2010Washington NationalsNLMLBwas36p25742010000000101000.500.500.5001.0001031.000.000.000.4470.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2011Washington NationalsNLMLBwas36p26682000000000001000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2015New York MetsNLMLBnyn46p30321000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter34215031000000603001.200.200.267.4674118.333.067.067.0000.0033.330.000.000.0033.33
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter5115010000000300001.067.067.067.1341015.083.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter5115010000000300001.067.067.067.1341015.083.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
Washington Nationals Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter25612020000000502001.167.167.167.3342014.286.000.000.0000.0035.710.000.000.000.00
New York Yankees Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter72011000000101000.500.5001.0001.5002131.000.500.500.0000.0033.330.000.000.00100.00
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter321000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1627010000000301000.200.200.267.467209.333.067.067.0000.0033.330.000.000.0033.33
Average Minor - Per 162 games162480300000001000003.067.067.067.1343048.083.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2003Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya18P11--121-43.7500.27------11100.019.3
2004Battle Creek Yankees MidwAnya19P26--4204-2824.8570.92------26100.018.7
2005Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya20P26--410221614.8750.54------26100.019.3
2005Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya20P1---------------1100.00.7
2006Trenton Thunder EastAAnya21P28--8196-3327.8180.96------28100.019.7
2007Trenton Thunder EastAAnya22P6--12--331.0000.50------6100.04.2
2007Trenton Thunder EastAAnya22P6--12--331.0000.50------6100.04.2
2007Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya22P14--42--661.0000.43------14100.09.8
2007New York YankeesALMLBnya22P662722-1441.0000.670.15-----6100.03.7
2008Columbus Clippers ILAAAwas23P27--3192-2422.9170.81------27100.019.0
2008Washington NationalsNLMLBwas23P2210-------------2100.01.2
2009Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas24P24---3--331.0000.13------24100.016.7
2009Washington NationalsNLMLBwas24P41-6054-1991.0000.220.15-----41100.025.3
2010Washington NationalsNLMLBwas25P78-9123-1551.0000.060.05-----78100.048.1
2011Washington NationalsNLMLBwas26P72-88-8-1881.0000.110.09-----72100.044.7
2012Washington NationalsNLMLBwas27P74-72382-1311.8460.150.158-100.0-74100.045.7
2013Washington NationalsNLMLBwas28P72-7135-2881.0000.110.112-100.0-72100.044.4
2014Washington NationalsNLMLBwas29P75-7017-1881.0000.110.114266.7-75100.046.3
2015Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak30P37-3812--331.0000.080.085183.3-37100.022.8
2015New York MetsNLMLBnyn30P32-3224-1661.0000.190.191-100.0-32100.019.8
2016Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari31P40-3724--661.0000.150.161420.0-40100.024.7
2016New York YankeesALMLBnya31P29-25111-32.6670.070.081-100.0-29100.017.9
2017New York YankeesALMLBnya32P40-36-31-43.7500.080.084180.0-40100.024.7
2017Houston AstrosALMLBhou32P16-14-1--111.0000.060.073-100.0-16100.09.9
2017Chicago White SoxALMLBcha32P11-10111-32.6670.180.203-100.0-5121.66.8
MLB Totals for P - 11 season(s)-   P62586812353588176.9380.120.1132880.0-6250.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P66--7242-3331.9390.47------660.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P40--10236-3933.8460.83------400.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P26--410221614.8750.54------260.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P26--4204-2824.8570.92------260.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P11--121-43.7500.27------110.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2003Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya1811----------
2004Battle Creek Yankees MidwAnya1926----------
2005Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya2026----------
2005Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya201----------
2006Trenton Thunder EastAAnya2128----------
2007Trenton Thunder EastAAnya2212----------
2007Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya2214----------
2007New York YankeesALMLBnya226----------
2008Columbus Clippers ILAAAwas2327----------
2008Washington NationalsNLMLBwas232----------
2009Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas2424----------
2009Washington NationalsNLMLBwas2441----------
2010Washington NationalsNLMLBwas2578----------
2011Washington NationalsNLMLBwas2672----------
2012Washington NationalsNLMLBwas2774----------
2013Washington NationalsNLMLBwas2872----------
2014Washington NationalsNLMLBwas2975----------
2015Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3037----------
2015New York MetsNLMLBnyn3032----------
2016Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari3140----------
2016New York YankeesALMLBnya3129----------
2017New York YankeesALMLBnya3240----------
2017Houston AstrosALMLBhou3216----------
2017Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3211----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2007New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB22001.3530300006.2211124000.652.701.352.705.402.001.35.000
2008Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB23013.3831200008.0933256101.7510.132.255.636.751.203.38.000
2009Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB24000.0001-100115.0500100001.009.001.800.000.0000.00.000
2010Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB25012.8990900009.18530510101.437.710.004.829.642.004.82.000
2011Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26017.8410010003010.1121091615101.7810.450.875.2313.062.508.71.000
2012Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB27102.7712012001013.012441313001.158.310.692.089.004.332.771.000
2012Washington NationalsDiv SeriesMLB27003.0030300003.01111150000.673.003.003.0015.005.003.00.000
2013Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB28000.0010010004110.02000216000.401.800.001.8014.408.000.00.000
2014Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB29001.1380800008.06111212001.006.751.132.2513.506.001.13.000
2014Washington NationalsDiv SeriesMLB29000.0030300103.01000120000.673.000.003.006.002.000.00.000
2015Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB30115.1990900208.212650310001.8312.460.003.1210.383.336.23.500
2015New York MetsDiv SeriesMLB30005.4020200001.22110000001.6710.800.000.000.0005.40.000
2015New York MetsChamp. SeriesMLB30006.0030300003.04221020001.3312.003.000.006.0006.00.000
2015New York MetsWorld SeriesMLB30019.0030300002.01220321002.004.500.0013.509.000.679.00.000
2016Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB31004.821001000009.19551610001.658.680.965.799.641.674.82.000
2017New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB32000.0040400004.0200005000.504.500.000.0011.2500.00.000
2018Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB33003.8670700117.0433229000.865.142.572.5711.574.503.86.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 12 yrs243.08852830012399.38338341036110301.207.520.913.269.973.063.44.333
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 3 yrs002.3580800107.7422127000.784.701.172.358.223.502.35.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs006.0030300003.0422102001.3312.003.000.006.0006.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs019.0030300002.0122032102.004.500.0013.509.000.679.00.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-03-29RPToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors33.043Team Roster on 2018-03-29
2018-03-07RPToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract33.021Team Roster on 2018-03-07
2017-11-03RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency32.262  
2017-08-13RPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from White Sox to Astros for future considerations32.180Team Roster on 2017-08-13
2017-07-18RPChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Yankees with Blake Rutherford, Ian Clarkin and Tito Polo to White Sox for Tommy Kahnle, Todd Frazier and David Robertson32.154Team Roster on 2017-07-18
2016-08-01RPNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Diamondbacks to Yankees for Vicente Campos31.168Team Roster on 2016-08-01
2016-02-09RPArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 2-year contract for 2016-2017 ($12.25m) [Free Agent] 4.1--4.15 $4m signing bonus30.360Team Roster on 2016-02-09
2015-11-03RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency30.262  
2015-07-28RPNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Athletics to Mets for Casey Meisner30.164Team Roster on 2015-07-28
2015-02-12RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($8.3m) [Avoids arbitration]29.363Team Roster on 2015-02-12
2015-01-15RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Nationals to Athletics for Yunel Escobar29.335Team Roster on 2015-01-15
2014-02-10RPWashington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($5.875m) [Avoids arbitration]28.361Team Roster on 2014-02-10
2013-01-19RPWashington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($4m) Avoiding arbitration27.339Team Roster on 2013-01-19
2012-05-08CLWashington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)YActive--27.083Team Roster on 2012-05-08
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2008-01-25ContractSigned by Nationals (1-year) 
2007-12-05TradeTraded by Yankees to Nationals for Jonathan Albaladejo 
2007-01-12Invited to spring training by Yankees 
2003-06-06Contractsigned 
* 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
2003New York Yankees-1875,000-------75,000Signing Bonus out of 2003 Draft (9th round - 274th overall)
2007New York YankeesTeam Payroll22380,000-73744-2,459,737380,000455,000
2008Washington NationalsTeam Payroll23390,000-75342-2,696,252390,000845,000
2009Washington NationalsTeam Payroll24400,000-72444-2,746,792400,0001,245,000
2010Washington NationalsTeam Payroll25401,000-74122182,812,412400,0001,646,000
2011Washington NationalsTeam Payroll26443,000-57924362,722,607414,0002,089,000
2012Washington NationalsTeam Payroll271,650,000-35313612,954,887480,0003,739,000
2013Washington NationalsTeam Payroll284,000,000-2411174++3,023,990490,0007,739,0002013-01-19 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($4m) Avoiding arbitration
2014Washington NationalsTeam Payroll295,875,000-1911179++3,256,497500,00013,614,0002014-02-10 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($5.875m) [Avoids arbitration]
2015New York MetsTeam Payroll308,300,0006.148151684++3,571,283507,50021,914,0002015-02-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($8.3m) [Avoids arbitration]
2015Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll308,300,0006.148151384++3,571,283507,50021,914,0002015-02-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($8.3m) [Avoids arbitration]
2016New York YankeesTeam Payroll314,100,0007.1482701671++3,498,245507,50026,014,0002016-02-09 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2016-2017 ($12.25m) [Free Agent] 4.1--4.15 $4m signing bonus
2016Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll314,100,0007.148270571++3,498,245507,50026,014,0002016-02-09 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2016-2017 ($12.25m) [Free Agent] 4.1--4.15 $4m signing bonus
2017New York YankeesTeam Payroll324,150,0008.1482801470++3,651,709535,00030,164,000
2017Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll324,150,0008.1482801070++3,651,709535,00030,164,000
2017Houston AstrosTeam Payroll324,150,0008.1482801470++3,651,709535,00030,164,000
2018Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll331,500,000-38220534,360,045545,00031,664,0002018-03-07 - Signed to Minor League Contract
* 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