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Kyuji FujikawaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2017 MLB Years: 2013-2015
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Played in Japan
Rated Prospect

PositionsP-54Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameKyuji Fujikawa
Height6-1Weight169BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 21,1980 [38.001]PlaceKochi,Japan

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 2012 by the Chicago Cubs.
Signing Bonus$1,000,000Signing ScoutsPaul WeaverService Time2.048 (2015)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2013-CHN-#9
MLB DebutApril 1,2013 [32.254]
OrganizationsCHN [2] TEX [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID53088Retrosheet IDfujik001MLBAM ID493117
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (60.13%) -- Changeup (21.57%) -- Slider (14.16%) -- Curveball (4.14%)
Fastball Velocity [2015] - 89.52 - [2014] - 90.67 - [2013] - 92.24
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts97Walks50Hittable81SO/BB80vsPower81Hitting0Durability29Team.500Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2000nullIntl--Rel19004.7619019000022.2251512118250001.909.930.407.159.931.39--
2002nullIntl--ST21153.7112120000068.0563328630640001.267.410.793.978.472.13.167-
2003nullIntl--Rel22113.3817215000029.0281211412190001.368.591.233.685.831.58.500-
2004nullIntl-92Rel23202.6126026000031.026109311350001.197.550.873.1910.163.181.000-
2005nullIntl--Rel24711.3680080000192.05720145201395000.835.560.491.9513.556.95.875-
2006nullIntl--R/CL25500.686306300241779.046663221225000.865.220.342.5013.845.551.000-
2007Hanshin TigersJap CenIntl-22CL26551.63710710004683.05015152181152000.825.420.221.9512.476.39.500-
2008Hanshin TigersJap CenIntl--CL27810.67630630003867.23465213903000.694.520.271.7311.976.92.889-
2009Hanshin TigersJap CenIntl--R/CL28531.25490490002557.23298415860000.824.990.622.3413.425.73.625-
2010Hanshin TigersJap CenIntl--CL29342.01580580002862.2471414720811001.076.751.012.8711.634.05.429-
2011Hanshin TigersJap CenIntl--Rel303411.2456056000551.02597213803000.754.410.352.2914.126.15.068-
2012Hanshin TigersJap CenIntl--R/CL31221.324804800452447.23477115580001.036.420.192.8310.953.87.500-
2013Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn-Rel32000.0010100002.01000000000.504.50------0.00--
2013Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-Rel32000.0010100001.00000120001.00----9.0018.002.00--
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0000.0020200003.01000120000.673.00--3.006.002.00--
2013Chicago CubsNLMLBchn11Rel32115.2512012005212.0117712142021.088.250.751.5010.507.00.5002.80
2014Arizona CubsArizRkchn0S/R33000.0042200004.01000150000.502.25--2.2511.255.00--
2014Kane County CougarsMidwAchn13Rel33000.0020200001.21100140001.205.40--5.4021.604.00--
2014Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn20Rel33001.5060600006.05110140001.007.50--1.506.004.00--
2014Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--Rel0000.7712210000011.272103130000.865.40--2.3110.034.33--
2014Chicago CubsNLMLBchn11Rel33004.8515015006013.0188726172021.8512.461.384.1511.772.83-4.36
2015Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex11Rel34009.0010100001.03310001003.0027.00------0.00--
2015Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtex60Rel34003.861001000009.06441981001.615.790.968.687.710.89--
2015Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0004.3511011000010.09751982001.747.840.877.846.970.89--
2015Texas RangersALMLBtex21Rel340016.2020200001.22331010011.2010.805.40--5.400.00-11.53
2016Hanshin TigersJap CenIntl-Rel35564.60435380015362.2583432730704001.408.331.014.3110.052.33.455-
2017Hanshin TigersJap CenIntl-Rel36302.22520520020056.2411514324712001.156.510.483.8111.282.961.000-
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter115.74290290011226.231181748324051.4610.461.352.7010.804.00.5001.01
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter002.1625223000024.11796113232001.206.120.364.688.281.77--
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter002.7617017000016.01155111141001.356.060.556.067.711.27--
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter003.0020200003.04310001001.3312.00------0.00--
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0020200001.21100140001.205.40--5.4021.604.00--
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0042200004.01000150000.502.25--2.2511.255.00--
Intl Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter50692.026571963800104187807.255920518250261105525001.016.200.552.8911.704.04.420-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter115.04270270011225.029151438314041.4810.441.082.8811.163.88.500-
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0016.2020200001.22331010011.2010.805.40--5.400.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings885.742390239009116220.02561481403366264330411.4610.461.352.7010.804.00.5001.01
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings002.16220182020000220.01507953911420218001.206.120.364.688.281.77--

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2002HiroshimaJap CenIntl-2112230200000001001001.087.087.087.1742024.154.000.000.0780.0041.670.000.000.000.00
2003HiroshimaJap CenIntl-22174010000000302000.250.250.250.5001061.000.000.000.2230.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2004HanshinJap CenIntl9223261000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2006HanshinJap CenIntl-25634010000000201000.250.250.250.500105.500.000.000.2220.0040.000.000.000.000.00
2008Hanshin TigersJap CenIntl--27631000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2009Hanshin TigersJap CenIntl--28494000000000400000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2010Hanshin TigersJap CenIntl--29583010001002200000.333.600.333.9331051.000.000.667.45940.0040.001.000.000.000.00
2016Hanshin TigersJap CenIntl-35438000000000600000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
2017Hanshin TigersJap CenIntl-36521000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Intl Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter439490500010022904001.102.137.102.2395055.250.000.041.0003.6452.7314.500.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2013Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn32P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2013Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn32P1---------------1100.00.7
2013Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32P12-1211--221.0000.170.17-----12100.07.4
2014Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn33P4---------------4100.07.1
2014Kane County Cougars MidwAchn33P2---------------2100.01.4
2014Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn33P6---1--111.0000.17------6100.04.2
2014Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33P15-13-1--111.0000.070.08-----15100.09.3
2015Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex34P1---------------1100.00.7
2015Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex34P10--12--331.0000.30------10100.06.9
2015Texas RangersALMLBtex34P2-1-------------2100.01.2
MLB Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P29-2612--331.0000.100.12-----290.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P17--13--441.0000.24------170.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P2---1--111.0000.50------20.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2---------------20.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P4---------------40.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2013Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn321----------
2013Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn321----------
2013Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3212----------
2014Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn334----------
2014Kane County Cougars MidwAchn332----------
2014Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn336----------
2014Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3315----------
2015Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex341----------
2015Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex3410----------
2015Texas RangersALMLBtex342----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2006JapanWorld Baseball ClassicXXCollege25010.0040400202.2410003001.8213.500.000.0010.1203.37.000
2008JapanOlympicsTournament27002.2540400004.0211017000.754.500.002.2515.757.002.25.000
2013Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB32002.3580800217.27220410001.538.220.004.7011.742.502.35.000
2015Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB34016.4370700007.0565026001.006.430.002.577.713.007.71.000
World Baseball ClassicXX Totals - 1 yrs010.0040400202.7410003001.5013.500.000.0010.1203.37.000
Summer Olympics Totals - 1 yrs002.2540400004.0211017000.754.500.002.2515.757.002.25.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs014.3015015002114.712870616001.237.360.003.689.822.674.91.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2015-05-23RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Rangers34.306  
2015-05-17RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment34.300Team Roster on 2015-05-17
2015-05-14RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL34.297Team Roster on 2015-05-14
2015-04-25RPTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Round Rock (AAA) for rehab34.278Team Roster on 2015-04-25
2015-04-05RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right groin strain34.258Team Roster on 2015-04-05
2014-12-16RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($1m) Option year for 201634.148Team Roster on 2014-12-16
2014-11-01RPFree Agent -Free Agent--Team option declined, declared free agent34.103  
2014-08-06RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL34.016Team Roster on 2014-08-06
2014-07-30RPChicago CubsIowa (AAA)-DL-60InjuredAssigned to Iowa (AAA) for rehab34.009Team Roster on 2014-07-30
2014-07-18RPChicago CubsKane County (A)-DL-60InjuredAssigned to Kane County (A) for rehab33.362Team Roster on 2014-07-18
2014-07-06RPChicago CubsArizona Cubs (Rk)-DL-60InjuredAssigned to AZL Cubs (Rk) for rehab33.350Team Roster on 2014-07-06
2014-05-03RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL33.286Team Roster on 2014-05-03
2014-03-31RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Recovery from right elbow surgery33.253Team Roster on 2014-03-31
2013-07-05RPChicago CubsTennessee (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tennessee (AA)32.349Team Roster on 2013-07-05
2013-05-30RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL32.313Team Roster on 2013-05-30
2013-05-27RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained right forearm. Required surgery. [Left game after 1.2 innings pitched]32.310Team Roster on 2013-05-27
2013-05-10RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL32.293Team Roster on 2013-05-10
2013-05-08RPChicago CubsTennessee (AA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Tennessee (AA) for rehab32.291Team Roster on 2013-05-08
2013-05-05RPChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Iowa (AAA) for rehab32.288Team Roster on 2013-05-05
2013-04-13RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained right forearm32.266Team Roster on 2013-04-13
2012-12-07RPChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 2-year contract ($9.5m) 32.139Team Roster on 2012-12-07
* 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
2012Chicago Cubs-311,000,000-------1,000,000Signing Bonus as an amateur free agent
2013Chicago CubsTeam Payroll324,500,000-2211075++3,023,990490,0005,500,0002012-12-07 - Signed to 2-year contract ($9.5m)
2014Chicago CubsTeam Payroll334,500,000-239774++3,256,497500,00010,000,000
2015Texas RangersTeam Payroll341,000,0002.04847919473,571,283507,50011,000,0002014-12-16 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($1m) Option year for 2016
* 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