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Paul MaholmTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2014 MLB Years: 2005-2014
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PositionsP-316Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NamePaul Gurner Maholm
Height6-2Weight215BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJune 25,1982 [36.147]PlaceGreenwood,Mississippi
High SchoolGermantown (Germantown,TN)
CollegeMississippi State University (Starkville,MS)

DraftedSelected by the Pittsburgh Pirates [Team Picks] in the 1st round (8th overall) of the 2003 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Minnesota Twins [Team Picks] in the 17th round (492nd overall) of the 2000 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$2,200,000Signing ScoutsEverett RussellService Time9.037 (2014)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2004-PIT-#8 ... 2005-PIT-#7 ... 2006-PIT-#4
MLB DebutAugust 30,2005 [23.066]
OrganizationsPIT [9] ATL [2] CHN [1] LAN [1] Awards3
TBC Player ID37689Retrosheet IDmahop002MLBAM ID430904
Pitch Repertoire 2-Seam Fastball (35.77%) -- Changeup (15.26%) -- Fastball (14.03%) -- Curveball (13.98%) -- Slider (11.64%) -- Cutter (9.31%)
Fastball Velocity [2014] - 87.04 - [2013] - 86.86 - [2012] - 87.14 - [2011] - 87.13 - [2010] - 88.00
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for Pittsburgh Pirates in 2009
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts38Walks61Hittable50SO/BB51vsPower50Hitting27Durability73Team.500Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2001Mississippi State UniversSECNCAA-1ST19844.0616142000095.01065243830874001.4310.010.762.838.212.90.667-
2002Mississippi StateSECNCAA-1So28ST201033.43141406000102.01034939033770001.339.06--2.906.772.33.769-
2003Mississippi StateSECNCAA-1Jr28ST21922.76151501000107.2102393333910112001.318.530.253.268.442.59.818-
2003Williamsport CrosscuttersNYPLA-pit46ST21211.83880000034.025117110321001.026.550.262.628.393.20.667-
2004Gulf Coast PiratesGCLRkpit-Rel22002.2510100104.05110120001.5011.25--2.254.502.00--
2004Hickory CrawdadsSALApit-ST22029.49330000012.0171413210124102.1912.411.467.308.761.20.000-
2004Lynchburg HillcatsCaroA+pit-ST22131.84880000044.039119215283001.237.980.413.075.731.87.250-
2004Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorMLB--ST0153.4312111001060.0612623426427101.449.100.603.886.271.62.1673.81
2005Altoona CurveEastAApit17ST23623.2016160000081.2733229526753001.218.040.552.878.272.88.750-
2005Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit-ST23113.53660000035.2401914212211001.4610.090.503.035.301.75.500-
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0733.30222200000116.01135143738964001.298.670.542.917.362.53.7003.13
2005Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30ST23312.18660000041.0311010217260001.166.750.443.705.661.53.7503.62
2006Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit43ST248104.76303000000176.0202989319811173101.6110.330.974.145.981.44.4444.60
2007Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28ST2510155.01292902100177.22041109922491055001.4210.331.112.485.322.14.4004.50
2008Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28ST26993.71313101000206.0201898521631392101.288.770.922.756.062.21.5004.02
2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28ST27894.44313100000194.222110296146011911101.4410.220.652.775.501.98.4713.73
2010Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28ST289155.10323201100185.022811910515621022001.5611.070.733.014.951.65.3754.03
2011Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28ST296143.66262601100162.016072661150973001.298.870.612.775.381.94.3003.63
2012Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28ST30963.74212010000120.011551501234814001.248.600.902.546.062.38.6003.89
2012Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl17ST30453.5411110110068.2632927819591001.198.261.052.497.733.11.4443.72
2013Rome BravesSALAatl-ST31101.5911000005.24110060000.716.35----9.530.001.000-
2013Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl28ST3110114.41262600000153.0169827517471053001.419.941.002.766.182.23.4764.04
2014Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan47S/R32154.8430822007070.2824438828342101.5610.441.023.574.331.21.1674.83
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter771004.302732502364701553.1167680674414951098436401.409.690.862.955.691.93.4350.96
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1193.06434210010215.22038974127417612101.278.390.503.067.282.38.550-
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter113.53660000035.2401914212211001.4610.090.503.035.301.75.500-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter623.2016160000081.2733229526753001.218.040.552.878.272.88.750-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter131.84880000044.039119215283001.237.980.413.075.731.87.250-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter127.00440000017.1211514210184101.7210.501.005.009.001.80.333-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter211.83880000034.025117110321001.026.550.262.628.393.20.667-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter002.2510100104.05110120001.5011.25--2.254.502.00--
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2793.39454327000304.03111401151110226516001.359.170.323.017.812.60.750-
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter53734.36185185053001141.2124760055410438270526301.429.810.823.015.551.85.421-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter14164.14373701100221.223211110225661644001.349.421.022.686.662.48.467-
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter154.8430822007070.2824438828342101.5610.441.023.574.331.21.167-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter963.74212010000120.011551501234814001.248.600.902.546.062.38.600-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11144.30393541110220.023711410521721395101.409.690.862.955.691.93.4400.96
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1193.06434210010220.02059075127517812101.278.390.503.067.282.38.550-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2005Altoona CurveEastAApit17p23812020000002501000.167.286.167.4532015.286.000.167.22813.3333.332.500.000.000.00
2005Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit-p2312010000000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.000.4450.000.000.000.000.000.00
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         914030000002501000.214.313.214.5273017.333.000.143.25511.7629.412.500.000.000.00
2005Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30p23615120000001601000.133.188.133.3212017.222.000.067.1555.8835.296.000.000.000.00
2006Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit43p2428553600020033101002.109.155.109.2646059.250.000.055.1295.0852.5410.330.000.000.00
2007Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28p25275941110050012902002.186.200.203.40312162.367.017.034.1821.6146.7729.000.000.009.09
2008Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28p2630654800030062802002.123.197.123.3208073.216.000.092.1618.2238.364.670.000.000.00
2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28p2730581410120033606000.069.115.138.2538267.143.069.121.1184.4853.7312.001.4958.0050.00
2010Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28p2830561500000023107000.089.121.089.2105065.200.000.036.1013.0847.6915.500.000.000.00
2011Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28p2924461500010032204001.109.163.109.2725053.208.000.065.1335.6641.517.330.000.000.00
2012Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28p3021391300130022202001.077.122.154.2766143.125.077.128.1274.6551.1611.002.3339.0033.33
2012Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl17p3011241100000001601000.042.042.042.0841025.125.000.000.0370.0064.000.000.000.000.00
2012Totals for NL-NL         32632400130023803001.063.092.111.2037168.125.048.079.0942.9455.8819.001.4763.0025.00
2013Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl28p3126522720020012504001.135.151.173.3249257.259.038.058.1451.7543.8625.000.000.0028.57
2014Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan47p32309100000002605000.000.182.000.1820016.000.000.222.12512.5037.503.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter2634782052402180024252035009.109.151.130.281626537.223.021.071.0004.4746.9310.500.37239.0011.54
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter914030000002501000.214.313.214.5273017.333.000.143.00011.7629.412.500.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12010000000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter812020000002501000.167.286.167.4532015.286.000.167.00013.3333.332.500.000.000.00
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter1753541541201130019183023007.116.161.130.291463396.235.014.068.0004.8046.219.630.25354.007.32
Atlanta Braves Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter37763820020014105001.105.117.132.24910282.229.027.039.0001.2250.0041.000.000.0025.00
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter21391300130022202001.077.122.154.2766143.125.077.128.0004.6551.1611.002.3339.0033.33
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter309100000002605000.000.182.000.1820016.000.000.222.00012.5037.503.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622941232201110015155022006.109.151.130.281384331.223.021.071.0004.4746.9310.500.37239.0011.54
Average Minor - Per 162 games1622520540000003690018000.214.313.214.527540306.333.000.143.00011.7629.412.500.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2003Williamsport Crosscutters NYPLA-pit21P8--62--881.0001.00------8100.010.5
2004Gulf Coast Pirates GCLRkpit22P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.01.7
2004Hickory Crawdads SALApit22P3---1--111.0000.33------3100.02.1
2004Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+pit22P8--46-110101.0001.25------8100.05.8
2005Altoona Curve EastAApit23P16--1232-2624.9231.50------16100.011.3
2005Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit23P6--351-98.8891.33------6100.04.2
2005Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23P664116--771.0001.170.17-----6100.03.7
2006Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24P30301761041225351.9621.700.29-----30100.018.5
2007Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25P2929178432113736.9731.240.20-----29100.017.9
2008Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26P3131206730223937.9491.190.18-----31100.019.1
2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27P3131194939235048.9601.550.25-----31100.019.3
2010Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28P32321851233324845.9381.410.24-----32100.019.8
2011Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29P2626162928123837.9741.420.23-----26100.016.0
2012Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30P2120120413111817.9440.810.145455.6-21100.013.0
2012Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl30P1111681131-1514.9331.270.211233.3-11100.06.8
2013Rome Braves SALAatl31P1--11--221.0002.00------1100.00.7
2013Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl31P2626153718122625.9620.960.1610283.3-26100.016.0
2014Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32P308704131-1817.9440.570.243-100.0-30100.018.5
MLB Totals for P - 10 season(s)-   P2732501553682661515349334.9571.220.2219870.4-2730.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P6--351-98.8891.33------60.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P16--1232-2624.9231.50------160.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P8--46-110101.0001.25------80.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P4--12--331.0000.75------40.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P8--62--881.0001.00------80.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---1--111.0001.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2003Williamsport Crosscutters NYPLA-pit218----------
2004Gulf Coast Pirates GCLRkpit221----------
2004Hickory Crawdads SALApit223----------
2004Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+pit228----------
2005Altoona Curve EastAApit2316----------
2005Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit236----------
2005Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit236----------
2006Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2430----------
2007Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2529----------
2008Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2631----------
2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2731----------
2010Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2832----------
2011Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2926----------
2012Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3021----------
2012Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl3011----------
2013Rome Braves SALAatl311----------
2013Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl3126----------
2014Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3230----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2006Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB24327.83651000023.028202041114001.7010.961.574.305.481.277.83.600
2007Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB25103.37440000018.214970613001.106.750.002.896.272.174.341.000
2008Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB26213.60532000020.01488149000.906.300.451.804.052.253.60.667
2009Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB27000.00000000040.01800000000.454.050.000.000.0000.00.000
2010Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB28134.30770000023.02413114618001.309.391.572.357.043.005.09.250
2011Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB29034.68660000025.03113137518101.4411.162.521.806.483.604.68.000
2012Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB30111.84422000014.211632516001.136.751.233.079.823.203.68.500
2013Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB31411.53770000029.1229501120011.136.750.003.386.141.822.76.800
2014Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB32017.0432100007.21076224101.6711.742.352.354.702.008.22.000
2015Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB33102.19514001012.1733125100.745.110.731.463.652.502.191.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 10 yrs13123.204737100010213.717988762152117311.087.540.882.194.932.253.71.520

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2434100000002301000.000.333.000.333007.000.000.50028.5742.861.500.000.000.00
2007Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2534000000000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2008Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2624010000000000000.250.250.250.500104.250.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2009Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2723000000000201000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2010Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2875110000000300000.200.200.200.400105.500.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
2011Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2946000000000301000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.0000.0042.860.000.000.000.00
2012Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3043011000000000000.333.333.6671.000213.333.334.3330.000.000.000.000.00100.00
2013Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB3134000000000301000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 9 yrs29332310000021604000.091.143.121.2644139.176.030.0915.1341.038.000.000.0033.33

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
20011st Team College Freshman All-American (P)1
20033rd Team College All-American (SP) ... Southeastern Conference All-Conference Team (SP)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2015-04-07SPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Reds32.286  
2015-02-03SPCincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract32.223Team Roster on 2015-02-03
2014-10-31SPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency32.128  
2014-08-04SPLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL32.040Team Roster on 2014-08-04
2014-08-02SPLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Torn right ACL32.038Team Roster on 2014-08-02
2014-08-02SPLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Out for season32.038Team Roster on 2014-08-02
2014-02-09SPLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($1.5m) [Free Agent]31.229Team Roster on 2014-02-09
2013-10-31SPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentDeclared free agency31.128  
2013-08-23SPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL31.059Team Roster on 2013-08-23
2013-08-17SPAtlanta BravesRome (A)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Rome (A) for rehab31.053Team Roster on 2013-08-17
2013-07-30SPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Bruised left wrist [-]31.035Team Roster on 2013-07-30
2012-10-30SPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveContractBraves exercised option for 2013 ($6.5) [Exercised option]30.127Team Roster on 2012-10-30
2012-07-31SPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Cubs with Reed Johnson to Braves for Arodys Vizcaino and Jaye Chapman30.036Team Roster on 2012-07-31
2012-05-04SPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActive--29.313Team Roster on 2012-05-04
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-01-10ContractSigned by Cubs 
2011-10-31Free AgentGranted free agency 
2011-09-06InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2011-08-19InjuredDisabled -- Left Shoulder Strain 
2009-01-30ContractSigned by Pirates (3-years,club option 2012) 
2003-07-09Contractsigned 
* 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
2003Pittsburgh Pirates-212,200,000-------2,200,000Signing Bonus out of 2003 Draft (1st round - 8th overall)
2005Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll23300,000-79444-2,189,055300,0002,500,000
2006Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll24328,000-7292792,365,072327,0002,828,000
2007Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll25403,000-57220292,459,737380,0003,231,000
2008Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll26424,500-53718412,696,252390,0003,655,500
2009Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll272,500,000-2816642,746,792400,0006,155,500
2010Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll285,000,000-172281++2,812,412400,00011,155,500
2011Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll296,250,000-141485++2,722,607414,00017,405,500
2012Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll304,250,000-218876++2,954,887480,00021,655,500
2012Chicago CubsTeam Payroll304,250,000-218876++2,954,887480,00021,655,500
2013Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll316,500,000-154683++3,023,990490,00028,155,5002012-10-30 - Braves exercised option for 2013 ($6.5) [Exercised option]
2014Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll321,500,0009.03740223553,256,497500,00029,655,5002014-02-09 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($1.5m) [Free Agent]
* 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