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Current Status
Free Agent since 2016-08-13 * Definition of FA
High Level
Proper Name
Jonathan Robert Papelbon
Stat Years
2001-2016  [mlb] 2005-2016
Height/Weight
6-4 / 220
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (750)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Bishop Kenny (Jacksonville,FL)
Colleges
Mississippi State University (Starkville, Mississippi)
Draft
Selected by the Boston Red Sox in Round #4 (#114 overall) of the 2003 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Joe Mason
MLB Debut
2005-07-31 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.250)
Service Time
11.024 (2016)
Organizations
BOS [9] PHI [4] WAS [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 37701 ... retro id: papej001 ... mlbam id: 449097
Relations
Brother of Jeremy Papelbon, Brother of Josh Papelbon
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts85Walks71Hittable76SO/BB86vsPower76Hitting0Durability83Team.541Ratings Explained
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    2001Mississippi StateSECNCAA-1rpi 25---20------004.0714000014124.1241111214351051.568.880.745.1812.954.072.50.000
    2002Mississippi StateSECNCAA-1rpi 501921SoDR:40-1208342.9322000022540.0381713013450001.288.550.002.9310.133.833.46.429
    2003Mississippi StateSECNCAA-1rpi 201922JrDR:4-114622.2825000025747.1411612314542001.167.800.572.6610.273.043.86.750
    2003Lowell SpinnersNYPLA-bos23221---126.341360017032.243232329363041.5911.850.552.489.926.344.00.333
    2003Minor Totals: BOSbyYearA-----221---126.431360017032.743232329363041.6112.020.562.5210.066.434.00.333
    2004Sarasota Red SoxFSLA+bos54232---1272.64242420000129.29743386431533071.086.730.422.9810.622.983.56.632
    2004Minor Totals: BOSbyYearA+----231---1272.65242420000129.79743386431533071.086.760.423.0010.663.003.56.632
    2005Portland Sea DogsEastAAbos50243---522.4814140000087.0592824923832150.946.100.932.388.592.903.61.714
    2005Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos41243---122.93740033127.2219923270010.876.830.650.988.782.939.00.333
    2005Boston Red SoxALMLBbos58243Log - Sp - Ext - Perf312.6517300414034.0331110417341031.478.741.064.509.002.912.00.750
    2005Minor Totals: BOSbyYearAAA/AA----242---642.60211800331114.780373311261102160.936.300.872.058.672.924.23.600
    2005MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf312.6517300414034.0331110417341031.478.741.064.509.002.912.00.750
    2006Boston Red SoxALMLBbos58254Log - Sp - Ext - Perf420.925900049593568.14087313752000.785.270.401.719.881.055.77.667
    2006MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf420.935900049593568.34087313752000.785.290.401.729.911.065.77.667
    2007Boston Red SoxALMLBbos58265Log - Sp - Ext - Perf131.855900053593758.1301212515840040.774.630.772.3112.961.855.60.250
    2007MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf131.865900053593758.3301212515840040.774.650.772.3213.011.865.60.250
    2008Boston Red SoxALMLBbos58276Log - Sp - Ext - Perf542.346700062674169.158241848772000.957.530.521.0410.003.129.63.556
    2008MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf542.346700062674169.358241848772000.967.550.521.0410.033.139.63.556
    2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos58287Log - Sp - Ext - Perf111.856600059663868.0541514524760041.157.150.663.1810.061.993.17.500
    2009MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf111.856600059663868.0541514524760001.157.150.663.1810.061.993.17.500
    2010Boston Red SoxALMLBbos58298Log - Sp - Ext - Perf573.906500053653767.0573429728764021.277.660.943.7610.214.572.71.417
    2010MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf573.906500053653767.0573429728764001.277.660.943.7610.214.572.71.417
    2011Boston Red SoxALMLBbos58309Log - Sp - Ext - Perf412.946300054633164.1502221310871030.936.990.421.4012.173.088.70.800
    2011MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf412.956300054633164.3502221310871030.947.020.421.4012.223.098.70.800
    2012Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi583110Log - Sp - Ext - Perf562.447000064703870.0562219818920041.067.201.032.3111.832.835.11.455
    2012MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf562.447000064703870.0562219818920041.067.201.032.3111.832.835.11.455
    2013Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi583211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf512.926100054612961.2592320611572011.148.610.881.618.323.365.18.833
    2013MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf512.946100054612961.7592320611572011.148.680.881.628.383.385.18.833
    2014Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi583312Log - Sp - Ext - Perf232.046600052663966.1451515215631050.906.110.272.048.552.044.20.400
    2014MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf232.046600052663966.3451515215631050.916.130.272.048.582.044.20.400
    2015Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi583413Log - Sp - Ext - Perf211.593700034371739.2319738400040.987.030.681.829.082.045.00.667
    2015Washington NationalsNLMLBwas583413Log - Sp - Ext - Perf223.04220001722723.22213844160131.108.371.521.526.084.944.00.500
    2015MLB Totals: PHI-WASbyYearMLB----342Log - Sp - Ext - Perf432.145900051592463.3532215712560171.037.561.001.717.993.144.67.571
    2016Potomac NationalsCaroA+was03514---000.0011000001.00000010000.000.000.000.009.000.000.00.000
    2016Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAwas403514---000.0020002202.00000120000.500.000.004.509.000.002.00.000
    2016Washington NationalsNLMLBwas583514Log - Sp - Ext - Perf244.373700030371935.0371817314311001.469.510.773.607.974.632.21.333
    2016Minor Totals: WASbyYearA+/AA----352---000.0031002203.00000130000.330.000.003.009.000.003.00.000
    2016MLB Totals: WASbyYearMLB----351Log - Sp - Ext - Perf244.373700030371935.0371817314311001.469.510.773.607.974.632.21.333
    MLB Totals (13 yrs)41362.44689300585686368725.757222619757185808141271.047.100.712.3010.032.804.37.532
    American League Totals (7 yrs)23192.33396300334393219429.332212611131115509100101.026.750.652.4110.682.644.43.548
    National League Totals (6 yrs)18172.61293000251293149296.325010086267029941171.087.600.792.139.093.044.27.514
    Minor League Totals19133.026149206121280.022010394197930281171.077.070.612.549.713.313.82.594
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals962.916100006113111.710344365411343051.298.340.403.3210.853.563.27.600
    Minor: A- Totals126.431360017032.743232329363041.6112.020.562.5210.066.434.00.333
    Minor: A+ Totals1272.63252520000130.79743386431543071.086.710.412.9710.652.973.58.632
    Minor: AA Totals522.4316140022089.0592824924852150.935.970.912.438.602.833.54.714
    Minor: AAA Totals122.98740033127.7219923270010.886.950.660.998.932.989.00.333
    Boston Red Sox Totals (7 yrs)23192.33396300334393219429.332212611131115509100101.026.750.652.4110.682.644.43.548
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (4 yrs)14112.31234000204234123237.71916961195225230141.027.250.721.979.562.624.85.560
    Washington Nationals Totals (2 yrs)463.875900047592658.7593125718471131.329.121.082.787.274.792.61.400
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    2012Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi5831pL-S-E-P1700000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2013Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi5832pL-S-E-P2610000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2016Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAwas4035p---320000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2016Washington NationalsNLMLBwas5835pL-S-E-P3340000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (3 yrs)1650000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    National League Totals (3 yrs)1650000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (2 yrs)1310000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Washington Nationals Totals (1 yrs)340000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
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    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    2003Lowell SpinnersNYPLA-22P1300.02500771.0000.500.0017.6100.07
    2004Sarasota Red SoxFSLA+23P2400.01410112524.9601.000.0017.6100.07
    2005Portland Sea DogsEastAA24P1400.055101110.9090.700.009.9100.015
    2005Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA24P700.02501771.0001.000.004.9100.018
    2005Boston Red SoxALMLB24P17334.03200551.0000.300.1510.5100.014
    2006Boston Red SoxALMLB25P59068.1431087.8750.100.1036.4100.02
    2007Boston Red SoxALMLB26P59058.14000441.0000.100.0736.2100.03
    2008Boston Red SoxALMLB27P67069.055301310.7690.100.1441.4100.03
    2009Boston Red SoxALMLB28P66068.0141065.8330.100.0740.7100.03
    2010BostonALMLB29P65067.04510109.9000.100.1340.1100.02
    2011BostonALMLB30p63064.1321065.8330.100.0838.9100.02
    2012PhiladelphiaNLMLB31P70070.0190010101.0000.100.1443.2100.01
    2013PhiladelphiaNLMLB32P61061.22500771.0000.100.1137.7100.01
    2014PhiladelphiaNLMLB33P66066.13300661.0000.100.0940.7100.03
    2015PhiladelphiaNLMLB34P37039.2332086.7500.200.1522.8100.07
    2015WashingtonNLMLB34P22023.24301771.0000.300.3013.6100.014
    2016Potomac NationalsCaroA+35P100.0000000.0000.000.000.7100.031
    2016Harrisburg SenatorsEastAA35P200.0000000.0000.000.001.4100.030
    2016WashingtonNLMLB35P37035.00100111.0000.000.0322.8100.06
    MLB Totals - (P)68937233745919182.9010.100.110.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)7002501771.0001.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)160055101110.9090.600.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)25001410112524.9601.000.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (P)13002500771.0000.500.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    2003Minor13----------
    2004Minor24----------
    2005MLB17----------
    2005Minor21----------
    2006MLB59----------
    2007MLB59----------
    2008MLB67----------
    2009MLB66----------
    2010MLB65----------
    2011MLB63----------
    2012MLB70----------
    2013MLB61----------
    2014MLB66----------
    2015MLB59----------
    2016MLB37----------
    2016Minor3----------
    Totals750----------