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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Justin James Speier
Stat Years
1995-2009  [mlb] 1998-2009
Height/Weight
6-4 / 205
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (878)
Draft Position
C
Born Date/Place
High School
Brophy College Prep (Phoenix,AZ)
Colleges
Nicholls State University (Thibodaux, Louisiana)
Draft
Selected by the Chicago Cubs in Round #55 (#1452 overall) of the 1995 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1998-05-27 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.202)
Service Time
9.082 (2008)
Organizations
CHN [4] COL [3] TOR [3] ANA [3] CLE [2] ATL [1] MIA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 462 ... retro id: speij001 ... mlbam id: 133221
Relations
Son of Chris Speier
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1995Williamsport CubsNYPLA-chn-211---211.493000022301236.1276614390010.856.690.250.999.661.499.75.667
    1995Minor Totals: CHNbyYearA-----211---211.503000022301236.3276614390010.866.730.251.009.721.509.75.667
    1996Daytona CubsFSLA+chn-222---243.763300029331338.1321916319345021.337.510.704.467.984.461.79.333
    1996Orlando CubsSouAAchn-222---412.05240001924626.1237625140021.067.860.681.714.782.392.80.800
    1996Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAA/A+----222---653.085700048571964.7552622524485041.237.710.703.366.733.642.00.545
    1997Orlando RaysSouAAchn-233---654.48500002050678.1774639823632231.288.850.922.647.245.292.74.545
    1997Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-233---200.00800048112.15000190000.493.650.000.736.570.009.001.000
    1997Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAAA/AA----232---853.89580002458790.7824639824722231.188.180.802.397.184.593.00.615
    1998Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-244---335.054500033451251.25231291019496051.379.061.743.318.545.402.58.500
    1998Chicago CubsNLMLBchn56244Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0013.5010000101.12220121002.2513.500.006.7513.5013.502.00.000
    1998Florida MarlinsNLMLBmia51244Log - Sp - Ext - Perf038.38180001018019.1251818712152001.9111.643.265.596.988.381.25.000
    1998Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAAA----241---335.104500033451251.75231291019496051.399.141.763.348.615.452.58.500
    1998MLB Totals: CHN-MIAbyYearMLB----242Log - Sp - Ext - Perf038.91190001019020.7272020713173001.9812.033.125.797.578.911.31.000
    1999Richmond BravesILAAAatl-255---245.62270001627341.2512826422396131.7511.020.864.758.426.051.77.333
    1999Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl32255Log - Sp - Ext - Perf005.6519000819028.2281818813220001.438.792.514.086.915.651.69.000
    1999Minor Totals: ATLbyYearAAA----251---245.68270001627341.7512826422396131.7711.140.874.818.526.121.77.333
    1999MLB Totals: ATLbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf005.7419000819028.7281818813220001.458.942.554.157.025.741.69.000
    2000Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle-266---004.15130001313913.0136603120001.239.000.002.088.314.154.00.000
    2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32266Log - Sp - Ext - Perf523.29470001247068.1572725928697141.247.511.193.699.093.562.46.714
    2000Minor Totals: CLEbyYearAAA----261---004.15130001313913.0136603120001.239.000.002.088.314.154.00.000
    2000MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf523.30470001247068.3572725928697141.257.531.193.709.123.572.46.714
    2001Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-277---101.4611000411212.1102207163111.387.300.005.1111.681.462.291.000
    2001Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle45277Log - Sp - Ext - Perf206.9712000212020.224161658152031.5510.452.183.486.536.971.881.000
    2001Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol30277Log - Sp - Ext - Perf433.7042000842056.0472423812474151.057.551.291.937.553.863.92.571
    2001Minor Totals: COLbyYearAAA----271---101.4911000411212.3102207163111.407.440.005.2111.901.492.291.000
    2001MLB Totals: CLE-COLbyYearMLB----272Log - Sp - Ext - Perf634.61540001054076.77140391320626181.198.391.542.367.324.723.10.667
    2002Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-288---203.8612000512214.0207623141011.6412.861.291.939.004.504.671.000
    2002Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol30288Log - Sp - Ext - Perf514.3363000763162.1513130919471231.127.361.302.746.794.482.47.833
    2002Minor Totals: COLbyYearAAA----281---203.8612000512214.0207623141011.6412.861.291.939.004.504.671.000
    2002MLB Totals: COLbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf514.3563000763162.3513130919471231.137.391.302.756.814.492.47.833
    2003Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol30299Log - Sp - Ext - Perf314.05720003172973.17337331123660071.318.961.352.828.104.542.87.750
    2003MLB Totals: COLbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf314.06720003172973.37337331123660071.318.991.352.838.134.562.87.750
    2004Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+tor-3010---004.5022000002.03111020001.5013.504.500.009.004.500.00.000
    2004Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor303010Log - Sp - Ext - Perf383.91620003262769.0613230825524051.257.961.043.266.784.172.08.273
    2004Minor Totals: TORbyYearA+----301---004.5022000002.03111020001.5013.504.500.009.004.502.00.000
    2004MLB Totals: TORbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf383.91620003262769.0613230825524051.257.961.043.266.784.172.08.273
    2005Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor303111Log - Sp - Ext - Perf322.56650003665066.24820191015561130.946.481.352.027.562.703.73.600
    2005MLB Totals: TORbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf322.58650003665066.74820191015561130.956.531.362.047.612.723.73.600
    2006Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor303212Log - Sp - Ext - Perf202.9858000858051.1471817521554001.328.240.883.689.643.162.621.000
    2006MLB Totals: TORbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf202.9958000858051.3471817521554001.338.280.883.709.693.172.621.000
    2007Arizona Angels ArizRkana-3313---000.0022000003.01000030000.333.000.000.009.000.000.00.000
    2007Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+ana-3313---103.0083000509.010331571101.6710.001.005.007.003.001.401.000
    2007Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana333313Log - Sp - Ext - Perf232.8851000951050.0361716612472040.966.481.082.168.463.063.92.400
    2007Minor Totals: ANAbyYearRk/A+----332---102.251050005012.0113315101101.338.250.753.757.502.252.001.000
    2007MLB Totals: ANAbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf232.8851000951050.0361716612472040.966.481.082.168.463.063.92.400
    2008Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana333414Log - Sp - Ext - Perf285.03620001962068.06941381527568061.419.131.993.577.415.432.07.200
    2008MLB Totals: ANAbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf285.03620001962068.06941381527568061.419.131.993.577.415.432.07.200
    2009Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana333515Log - Sp - Ext - Perf425.1841000841040.0442323715392041.489.901.583.388.785.182.60.667
    2009MLB Totals: ANAbyYearMLB----351Log - Sp - Ext - Perf425.1841000841040.0442323715392001.489.901.583.388.785.182.60.667
    MLB Totals (14 yrs)35334.1161300019061317675.0612324308108231588385401.258.161.443.087.844.322.55.515
    American League Totals (8 yrs)23253.823980001263987434.038619418465151389302251.248.001.353.138.074.022.58.479
    National League Totals (6 yrs)1284.632150006421510241.0226130124438019983151.278.441.612.997.434.852.49.600
    Minor League Totals25183.7326570016525866338.332415614032111301245181.298.620.852.958.014.152.71.581
    Minor: Rk Totals000.0022000003.01000030000.333.000.000.009.000.002.00.000
    Minor: A- Totals211.503000022301236.3276614390010.866.730.251.009.721.509.75.667
    Minor: A+ Totals343.674350029381349.3452320524436121.418.250.924.407.884.221.79.429
    Minor: AA Totals1063.8974000397412104.710053451028772251.238.640.862.426.654.582.75.625
    Minor: AAA Totals1074.281160007511629145.015174691655139162101.429.370.993.418.634.592.53.588
    Toronto Blue Jays Totals (3 yrs)8103.18185000761857187.0156706623611639181.167.511.112.947.843.372.67.444
    Colorado Rockies Totals (3 yrs)1254.051770004617710191.71719286285416053151.188.051.322.547.534.332.96.706
    Los Angeles Angels Totals (3 yrs)8134.39154000361540158.014981772854142120101.288.491.593.088.094.612.63.381
    Cleveland Indians Totals (2 yrs)724.15590001459089.08143411436849171.318.191.423.648.494.352.33.778
    Atlanta Braves Totals (1 yrs)005.7419000819028.7281818813220001.458.942.554.157.025.741.69.000
    Florida Marlins Totals (1 yrs)038.48180001018019.3251818712152001.9411.783.305.657.078.481.25.000
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)0016.3610000101.32220121002.7316.360.008.1816.3616.362.00.000
    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%
    1997Orlando RaysSouAAchn-23p---1508000000000300000.000.000.000.000800.000.000.0000.0037.500.000.00.000.0
    1998Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-24p---2451000000001100000.000.500.000.5002001.000.000.00050.0050.001.000.00.000.0
    1999Richmond BravesILAAAatl-25p---3270000001000000100.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1999Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl3225pL-S-E-P3183010000000200000.333.333.333.666310.000.0001.0000.0066.670.000.00.000.0
    2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3226pL-S-E-P432010000000100000.500.500.5001.000210.000.0001.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    2001Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol3027pL-S-E-P5427000000000200000.000.000.000.000700.000.000.0000.0028.570.000.00.000.0
    2002Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-28p---6122000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    2002Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol3028pL-S-E-P6603010000000200000.333.333.333.666310.000.0001.0000.0066.670.000.00.000.0
    2003Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol3029pL-S-E-P7701000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2004Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor3030pL-S-E-P861000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)19917030000000800000.176.176.176.3521730.000.000.3330.0047.060.000.00.000.0
    National League Totals (4 yrs)19014020000000600000.143.143.143.2861420.000.000.2500.0042.860.000.00.000.0
    American League Totals (2 yrs)93010000000200000.333.333.333.666310.000.0001.0000.0066.670.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals13411000001001500100.000.077.000.0771300.091.000.0007.6938.465.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals508000000000300000.000.000.000.000800.000.000.0000.0037.500.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals843000001001200100.000.200.000.200500.333.000.00020.0040.002.000.00.000.0
    Colorado Rockies Totals (3 yrs)17211010000000400000.091.091.091.1821110.000.000.1430.0036.360.000.00.000.0
    Atlanta Braves Totals (1 yrs)183010000000200000.333.333.333.666310.000.0001.0000.0066.670.000.00.000.0
    Toronto Blue Jays Totals (1 yrs)61000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Cleveland Indians Totals (1 yrs)32010000000100000.500.500.5001.000210.000.0001.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1995Williamsport CubsNYPLA-21P3000.02600881.0000.300.0039.5100.01
    1996Daytona CubsFSLA+22P3300.00200221.0000.100.0024.1100.02
    1996Orlando CubsSouAA22P2400.0042064.6670.200.0017.3100.07
    1997Orlando RaysSouAA23P5000.089101817.9440.300.0036.2100.01
    1997Iowa CubsAmerAAA23P800.00100111.0000.100.005.6100.015
    1998Iowa CubsPCLAAA24P4500.0251087.8750.200.0031.3100.01
    1998Florida MarlinsNLMLB24P18019.10200221.0000.100.1011.1100.013
    1998Chicago CubsNLMLB24P101.1000000.0000.000.000.6100.024
    1999Richmond BravesILAAA25P2700.01201331.0000.100.0019.0100.06
    1999Atlanta BravesNLMLB25P19028.25200771.0000.400.2511.7100.010
    2000Buffalo BisonsILAAA26P1300.01200331.0000.200.009.0100.014
    2000Cleveland IndiansALMLB26P47068.1161087.8750.100.1029.0100.04
    2001Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA27P1100.00100111.0000.100.007.8100.016
    2001Colorado RockiesNLMLB27P42056.02300551.0000.100.0925.9100.05
    2001Cleveland IndiansALMLB27P12020.20100111.0000.100.057.4100.017
    2002Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA28P1200.00201221.0000.200.008.3100.015
    2002Colorado RockiesNLMLB28P63062.10200221.0000.000.0338.9100.03
    2003Colorado RockiesNLMLB29P72073.14500991.0000.100.1244.4100.03
    2004Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+30P200.0000000.0000.000.001.5100.023
    2004Toronto Blue JaysALMLB30P62069.0152186.7500.100.0938.5100.02
    2005Toronto Blue JaysALMLB31P65066.20700771.0000.100.1140.1100.04
    2006Toronto Blue JaysALMLB32P58051.14501991.0000.200.1835.8100.03
    2007Arizona Angels ArizRk33P200.0000000.0000.000.003.6100.022
    2007Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+33P800.01300441.0000.500.005.7100.019
    2007Los Angeles AngelsALMLB33P51050.0431087.8750.100.1431.5100.04
    2008Los Angeles AngelsALMLB34P62068.0830011111.0000.200.1638.3100.03
    2009Los Angeles AngelsALMLB35P41040.00100111.0000.000.0325.3100.06
    MLB Totals - (P)61306722945427874.9490.100.110.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)11600413121817.9440.100.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)7400813302421.8750.300.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)43001500661.0000.100.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (P)30002600881.0000.300.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (P)200000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    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
    1995Minor30----------
    1996Minor57----------
    1997Minor58----------
    1998MLB19----------
    1998Minor45----------
    1999MLB19----------
    1999Minor27----------
    2000MLB47----------
    2000Minor13----------
    2001MLB54----------
    2001Minor11----------
    2002MLB63----------
    2002Minor12----------
    2003MLB72----------
    2004MLB62----------
    2004Minor2----------
    2005MLB65----------
    2006MLB58----------
    2007MLB51----------
    2007Minor10----------
    2008MLB62----------
    2009MLB41----------
    Totals878----------