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Current Status
Retired on 2015-05-05
High Level
Proper Name
Jeffrey Wayne Karstens
Stat Years
2003-2013  [mlb] 2006-2012
Height/Weight
6-3 / 170
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (267)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Mount Miguel (Spring Valley,CA)
Colleges
Texas Tech University (Lubbock, Texas), Grossmont College (El Cajon, California)
Draft
Selected by the New York Yankees in Round #19 (#574 overall) of the 2003 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Mark Batchko
MLB Debut
2006-08-22 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.332)
Service Time
6.132 (2013)
Organizations
PIT [6] NYA [6]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 37861 ... retro id: karsj001 ... mlbam id: 444371
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    2003Texas TechBig12NCAA-1rpi 741720JrDR:19-574844.2924300021663.07039301114390001.3310.001.572.005.575.572.79.667
    2003Staten Island YankeesNYPLA-nya34201---422.5414100024067.1632219216533001.178.420.272.147.082.943.31.667
    2003Minor Totals: NYAbyYearA-----201---422.5514100024067.3632219216533001.188.450.272.157.112.953.31.667
    2004Tampa YankeesFSLA+nya-212---694.02242411000138.2151706211311162041.319.800.712.017.534.543.74.400
    2004Minor Totals: NYAbyYearA+----211---694.04242411000138.7151706211311162041.329.830.722.027.554.563.74.400
    2005Trenton ThunderEastAAnya-223---12114.15282700010169.0192917816421478131.3810.220.852.247.834.853.50.522
    2005Minor Totals: NYAbyYearAA----221---12114.15282700010169.0192917816421478131.3810.220.852.247.834.853.50.522
    2006Trenton ThunderEastAAnya-234---602.3111110000074.0542019414675000.926.570.491.708.152.434.791.000
    2006Columbus ClippersILAAAnya25234---554.2814141000073.2804235930481101.499.771.103.675.865.131.60.500
    2006New York YankeesALMLBnya58234Log - Sp - Ext - Perf213.80860022042.2402018611163111.208.441.272.323.374.221.45.667
    2006Minor Totals: NYAbyYearAA/AAA----232---1153.30252510000147.7134625413441156101.218.190.792.697.033.792.61.688
    2006MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf213.84860022042.7402018611163111.218.531.282.353.414.271.45.667
    2007Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya-245---000.0011000003.13000120001.208.100.002.705.400.002.00.000
    2007Staten Island YankeesNYPLA-nya-245---101.8011000005.04111080000.807.201.800.0014.401.800.001.000
    2007Tampa YankeesFSLA+nya-245---000.0011000004.03000150001.006.750.002.2511.250.005.00.000
    2007Trenton ThunderEastAAnya-245---101.8011000005.04110250001.207.200.003.609.001.802.501.000
    2007Scranton/Wilkes-Barre YankeesILAAAnya22245---301.74650001031.0256629274001.107.260.582.617.841.743.001.000
    2007New York YankeesALMLBnya17,58245Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1411.05730024014.22721184952002.4516.572.455.523.0712.890.56.200
    2007Minor Totals: NYAbyYearRk/A-/A+/AA/AAA----245---501.501090001048.33988313474001.087.300.562.438.791.503.621.000
    2007MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1411.41730024014.72721184952002.5417.112.545.703.1713.310.56.200
    2008Scranton/Wilkes-Barre YankeesILAAAnya23256---643.8012120000068.2663129815552001.188.651.051.977.214.063.67.600
    2008Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit36256Log - Sp - Ext - Perf264.03991100051.1563223713231001.349.821.232.284.035.611.77.250
    2008Minor Totals: NYAbyYearAAA----251---643.8312120000068.7663129815552001.198.711.061.987.264.093.67.600
    2008MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf264.05991100051.3563223713231001.359.861.232.294.055.641.77.250
    2009Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit-267---000.0030001306.04000070000.676.000.000.0010.500.000.00.000
    2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27267Log - Sp - Ext - Perf465.423913008260108.011566651245521021.489.581.003.754.335.501.16.400
    2009Minor Totals: PITbyYearAAA----261---000.0030001306.04000070000.676.000.000.0010.500.002.00.000
    2009MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf465.423913008260108.011566651245521001.489.581.003.754.335.501.16.400
    2010Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit6278---127.31510014016.021141332120001.4411.811.691.136.757.886.00.333
    2010Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27278Log - Sp - Ext - Perf3104.92261900170122.214672672127720111.4110.711.541.985.285.282.67.231
    2010Minor Totals: PITbyYearAAA----271---127.31510014016.021141332120001.4411.811.691.136.757.886.00.333
    2010MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf3104.93261900170122.714672672127720101.4210.751.551.995.305.302.67.231
    2011Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27289Log - Sp - Ext - Perf993.38302611140162.116369612233964141.219.041.221.835.323.832.91.500
    2011MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf993.39302611140162.316369612233964141.219.051.221.835.333.832.91.500
    2012Altoona CurveEastAApit182910---100.90220000010.08110160000.907.200.000.905.400.906.001.000
    2012Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit-2910---024.61330000013.21113713131011.027.240.661.988.568.564.33.000
    2012Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit272910Log - Sp - Ext - Perf543.9719150004090.2894140815663111.158.830.791.496.554.074.40.556
    2012Minor Totals: PITbyYearAA/AAA----292---123.10550000023.71914814191010.997.370.391.557.375.434.75.333
    2012MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf543.9919150004090.7894140815663111.158.880.801.506.594.094.40.556
    2013Bradenton MaraudersFSLA+pit---3011---003.0011000003.04110040001.3312.000.000.0012.003.000.00.000
    2013Altoona CurveEastAApit-3011---000.0011000004.02200240011.004.500.004.509.004.502.00.000
    2013Minor Totals: PITbyYearAA/A+----302---001.2922000007.06310280011.147.710.002.5710.293.864.00.000
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)26404.44138912214470592.36363212928015333014491.339.671.222.335.024.882.16.394
    National League Totals (5 yrs)23354.31123822210410535.0569280256701333099381.319.571.182.245.204.712.32.397
    American League Totals (2 yrs)355.671590046057.36741361020215111.5210.561.583.153.316.461.05.375
    Minor League Totals46353.54128115214130692.36953152725716957926291.259.040.742.207.534.103.43.568
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals844.2924300021663.07039301114390001.3310.001.572.005.575.572.79.667
    Minor: Rk Totals000.0011000003.33000120001.298.710.002.905.810.002.00.000
    Minor: A- Totals522.5015110024072.3672320316613001.158.360.372.007.612.873.81.714
    Minor: A+ Totals693.90262611000145.7158716311321252041.319.790.681.987.754.403.91.400
    Minor: AA Totals20113.40434200010262.026011599206122913141.238.930.692.107.873.953.75.645
    Minor: AAA Totals15133.88433510280209.02071069023591628111.278.910.992.546.984.562.75.536
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (5 yrs)23354.31123822210410535.0569280256701333099381.319.571.182.245.204.712.32.397
    New York Yankees Totals (2 yrs)355.671590046057.36741361020215111.5210.561.583.153.316.461.05.375
    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%
    2008Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3625pL-S-E-P1914320000002802000.143.250.143.3931820.143.000.33311.1144.444.000.00.000.0
    2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2726pL-S-E-P237222100000021211000.045.160.045.2052610.091.000.1007.6946.156.000.00.000.0
    2010Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit627p---312000000000200000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    2010Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2727pL-S-E-P324330200000011604000.061.088.061.1493820.030.000.1182.6342.1116.000.00.000.0
    2011Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2728pL-S-E-P428482510020032807000.104.157.125.2825861.083.021.2505.1748.289.330.00.0020.0
    2012Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit-29p---523000000001200000.000.250.000.250400.333.000.00025.0050.002.000.00.000.0
    2012Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2729pL-S-E-P519283300020001501000.107.107.107.2142930.000.000.2310.0051.720.000.00.000.0
    2013Altoona CurveEastAApit-30p---611000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (5 yrs)1171451013100400879115000.090.143.097.240169141.062.007.1974.7346.759.880.00.007.7
    National League Totals (5 yrs)1171451013100400879115000.090.143.097.240169141.062.007.1974.7346.759.880.00.007.7
    Minor League Totals46000000001400000.000.143.000.143700.167.000.00014.2957.144.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals11000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals35000000001400000.000.167.000.167600.200.000.00016.6766.674.000.00.000.0
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (5 yrs)1171451013100400879115000.090.143.097.240169141.062.007.1974.7346.759.880.00.007.7
    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. 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
    2003Staten Island YankeesNYPLA-20P1400.0711312118.8571.300.0019.4100.06
    2004Tampa YankeesFSLA+21P2400.0716312623.8851.000.0018.0100.06
    2005Trenton ThunderEastAA22P2800.0923213432.9411.100.0019.7100.06
    2006Trenton ThunderEastAA23P1100.0513101918.9471.600.007.7100.014
    2006Columbus ClippersILAAA23P1400.02501771.0000.500.009.9100.015
    2006New York YankeesALMLB23P8642.246111110.9091.300.244.9100.020
    2007Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRk24P100.0000000.0000.000.001.7100.030
    2007Staten Island YankeesNYPLA-24P100.0000000.0000.000.001.3100.025
    2007Tampa YankeesFSLA+24P100.00100111.0001.000.000.7100.027
    2007Trenton ThunderEastAA24P100.00100111.0001.000.000.7100.045
    2007Trenton ThunderEastAA24P100.00100111.0001.000.000.7100.045
    2007Scranton/Wilkes-Barre YankeesILAAA24P600.02301551.0000.800.004.2100.019
    2007New York YankeesALMLB24P7315.20100111.0000.100.074.3100.019
    2008Scranton/Wilkes-Barre YankeesILAAA25P1200.01801991.0000.800.008.3100.015
    2008Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB25P9951.03621119.8181.000.185.6100.019
    2009Indianapolis IndiansILAAA26P300.0000000.0000.000.002.1100.027
    2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB26P3913108.04120016161.0000.400.1524.2100.06
    2010Indianapolis IndiansILAAA27P500.0011021.5000.200.003.5100.021
    2010Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB27P2619122.212150127271.0001.000.2216.0100.012
    2011PittsburghNLMLB28p3026162.11519223634.9441.100.2118.5100.09
    2012Altoona CurveEastAA29P200.00100111.0000.500.001.4100.025
    2012Indianapolis IndiansILAAA29P300.0131054.8001.300.002.1100.020
    2012PittsburghNLMLB29P191590.248101312.9230.600.1311.7100.012
    2013Bradenton MaraudersFSLA+30P100.0000000.0000.000.000.7100.027
    2013Altoona CurveEastAA30P100.00100111.0001.000.000.7100.025
    MLB Totals - (P)1389159142676511.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)43006202311.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (P)440014403111.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (P)26007173111.0000.000.00---------
    A- Totals - (P)15007113111.0000.000.00---------
    Rk Totals - (P)100000000.0000.000.00---------
    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
    2003Minor14----------
    2004Minor24----------
    2005Minor28----------
    2006MLB8----------
    2006Minor25----------
    2007MLB7----------
    2007Minor11----------
    2008MLB9----------
    2008Minor12----------
    2009MLB39----------
    2009Minor3----------
    2010MLB26----------
    2010Minor5----------
    2011MLB30----------
    2012MLB19----------
    2012Minor5----------
    2013Minor2----------
    Totals267----------