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Hisashi IwakumaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Free Agent since 2017 MLB Years: 2012-2017
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Played in Japan

PositionsP-156Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameHisashi Iwakuma
Height6-3Weight163BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 12,1981 [37.126]PlaceTokyo,Japan

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 2012 by the Seattle Mariners.Service Time6.000 (2017)
MLB DebutApril 20,2012 [31.008]
OrganizationsSEA [6] Awards4Awards Voting2-75
TBC Player ID53240Retrosheet IDiwakh001MLBAM ID547874
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (27.63%) -- Sinker (22.93%) -- Splitter (21.44%) -- Slider (19.32%) -- Curveball (6.51%) -- Cutter (2.17%)
Fastball Velocity [2017] - 85.63 - [2016] - 88.19 - [2015] - 88.94 - [2014] - 89.04 - [2013] - 89.49 - [2012] - 90.32
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Player Notes:   Threw a no-hitter on August 12,2015 against the Baltimore Orioles
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts36Walks78Hittable56SO/BB65vsPower56Hitting0Durability36Team.492Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2002nullIntl--ST21873.69232122000141.0132625810421310001.238.410.642.678.343.12.533-
2003nullIntl--S/R2215103.4527161111000195.2201857519481490001.279.250.872.216.853.10.600-
2004nullIntl--S/R231523.01211477100158.2149575313301230001.138.450.741.706.984.10.882-
2005nullIntl--Rel249154.99270279000182.021811310119401247001.4110.760.941.976.123.10.375-
2006nullIntl--S/R25123.72642200038.2431816412160001.4210.010.932.793.721.33.333-
2007Tohoku Rakuten Golden EagJap PacIntl-21Rel26553.4016016000090.0954734623840001.319.500.602.308.403.65.500-
2008Tohoku Rakuten Golden EagJap PacIntl--ST272141.87282805200201.216148423361594000.987.190.131.617.104.42.840-
2009Tohoku Rakuten Golden EagJap PacIntl--Rel281363.25240245000169.0179626115431213001.319.530.802.296.442.81.684-
2010Tohoku Rakuten Golden EagJap PacIntl--Rel291092.82280284100201.0184686311361531101.098.240.491.616.854.25.526-
2011Tohoku Rakuten Golden EagJap PacIntl--Rel30702.42170172100119.01063432619901001.058.020.451.446.814.741.000-
2012Seattle MarinersALMLBsea18S/R31953.163016140062125.0117494417431015031.288.401.223.097.252.35.6434.35
2013Seattle MarinersALMLBsea18ST321462.66333300000219.21796965254218510021.017.331.021.727.584.40.7003.44
2014Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea25ST33004.5011000004.06320020001.5013.50----4.500.00--
2014Seattle MarinersALMLBsea18ST331593.52282800000179.0167707020211542021.058.401.011.067.747.33.6253.25
2015Everett Aqua SoxNwstA-sea31ST34002.4511000003.23111031000.827.362.45--7.360.00--
2015Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea30ST34100.9322000009.281102100001.037.45--1.869.315.001.000-
2015Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0101.35330000012.0112212131000.977.420.671.358.776.501.000-
2015Seattle MarinersALMLBsea18ST34953.54202001100129.2117535118211111011.068.121.251.467.705.29.6433.74
2016Seattle MarinersALMLBsea18ST3516124.12333300000199.0218959128461474051.339.861.272.086.653.20.5714.27
2017Modesto NutsCalifA+sea27ST36000.0011000004.01000040000.252.25----9.000.00--
2017Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea41ST360118.0011000002.04441230003.0018.004.509.0013.501.50.000-
2017Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0016.0022000006.05441270001.177.501.503.0010.503.50.000-
2017Seattle MarinersALMLBsea18ST36024.35660000031.0271615712161021.267.842.033.484.651.33.0006.42
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter63393.42150136141162882.2825352336115185714230151.148.401.171.887.273.86.6180.75
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter113.09660000022.0229824221001.118.490.771.548.495.50.500-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter114.02440000015.2188714150001.4010.340.572.308.623.75.500-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0011000004.01000040000.252.25----9.000.00--
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter002.4511000003.23111031000.827.362.45--7.360.00--
Intl Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter104603.2221783134475001495.01468594535106329115016101.208.820.641.986.913.50.634-
Seattle Mariners Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter63393.42150136141162882.2825352336115185714230151.148.401.171.887.273.86.618-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings16103.42373430010220.0205888429461786041.148.401.171.887.273.86.6150.75
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings993.09575700000220.0207857519382079001.118.490.771.548.495.50.500-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2008Tohoku Rakuten Golden EagJap PacIntl--27287000000000500000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0071.430.000.000.000.00
2009Tohoku Rakuten Golden EagJap PacIntl--28241000000000101000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2010Tohoku Rakuten Golden EagJap PacIntl--29286000000000200001.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2013Seattle MarinersALMLBsea18p32333000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
2014Seattle MarinersALMLBsea18p33284000000001301000.000.200.000.200006.000.000.250.13816.6750.003.000.000.000.00
2015Seattle MarinersALMLBsea18p34202000000000201000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
2016Seattle MarinersALMLBsea18p3522000000000100100.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter8311000000001802100.000.077.000.0770015.000.000.091.0006.6753.338.000.000.000.00
Intl Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter9714000000000801001.000.000.000.0000015.000.000.000.0000.0053.330.000.000.000.00
Seattle Mariners Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter8311000000001802100.000.077.000.0770015.000.000.091.0006.6753.338.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162210000000021604200.000.077.000.0770029.000.000.091.0006.6753.338.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2012Seattle MarinersALMLBsea31P3016125710111817.9440.570.1410758.8-30100.018.5
2013Seattle MarinersALMLBsea32P33332191326124039.9751.180.185271.4-33100.020.4
2014Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea33P1---------------1100.00.7
2014Seattle MarinersALMLBsea33P28281791724114241.9761.460.23-80.0-28100.017.3
2015Everett Aqua Sox NwstA-sea34P1---------------1100.01.3
2015Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea34P2---------------2100.01.4
2015Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34P2020129621-127271.0001.350.211233.3-20100.012.3
2016Seattle MarinersALMLBsea35P33331991119-130301.0000.910.158466.7-33100.020.4
2017Modesto Nuts CalifA+sea36P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2017Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea36P1---------------1100.00.7
2017Seattle MarinersALMLBsea36P663112-1331.0000.500.101233.3-6100.03.7
MLB Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P1501368825510237160157.9811.050.18252550.0-1500.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P4---------------40.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---1--111.0001.00------10.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2012Seattle MarinersALMLBsea3130----------
2013Seattle MarinersALMLBsea3233----------
2014Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea331----------
2014Seattle MarinersALMLBsea3328----------
2015Everett Aqua Sox NwstA-sea341----------
2015Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea342----------
2015Seattle MarinersALMLBsea3420----------
2016Seattle MarinersALMLBsea3533----------
2017Modesto Nuts CalifA+sea361----------
2017Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea361----------
2017Seattle MarinersALMLBsea366----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2012Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB31113.60505000015.0201062311201.5312.001.201.806.603.676.00.500
2013Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB32204.26651000019.01899228001.058.530.950.953.794.004.261.000
2015Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB34003.27330000011.01044126101.098.180.821.644.913.003.27.000
2016San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB35206.00440000012.01688147001.6712.000.753.005.251.756.001.000
2017Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB36117.13660000017.22314144812101.8011.722.044.086.111.507.13.500
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs624.9424186000074.7874541101944401.4210.491.212.295.302.325.42.750

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2009World Baseball Classic All-Star (P) ... World Baseball Classic All-Star2
2013Seattle Mariners Player of the Year1
2015American League Player of the Week (August 10-August 16)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-04-02SPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Mariners36.355  
2017-11-27SPSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract36.229Team Roster on 2017-11-27
2017-11-03SPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency36.205  
2017-07-24SPSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL36.103Team Roster on 2017-07-24
2017-06-18SPSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YDL-10InjuredRecalled from rehab assignment36.067Team Roster on 2017-06-18
2017-06-14SPSeattle MarinersModesto (A+)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Modesto (A+) for rehab36.063Team Roster on 2017-06-14
2017-05-10SPSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Right shoulder inflammation36.028Team Roster on 2017-05-10
2015-12-19SPSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($10m) [Free Agent] Vesting options for 2017-2018 at $10m with added incentives 34.251Team Roster on 2015-12-19
2015-11-03SPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency34.205  
2015-07-07SPSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL34.086Team Roster on 2015-07-07
2015-04-25SPSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right lat strain34.013Team Roster on 2015-04-25
2014-05-03SPSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL33.021Team Roster on 2014-05-03
2014-04-27SPSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Tacoma (AAA) for rehab33.015Team Roster on 2014-04-27
2014-03-30SPSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Torn tendon in right finger32.352Team Roster on 2014-03-30
2012-11-03SPSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 2-year contract extension ($14m) club option for 201531.205Team Roster on 2012-11-03
2012-05-07SPSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActive--31.025Team Roster on 2012-05-07
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-01-05ContractSigned by Mariners 
* 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
2012Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll311,500,000-36510592,954,887480,0001,500,000
2013Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll326,500,000-154483++3,023,990490,0008,000,0002012-11-03 - Signed to 2-year contract extension ($14m) club option for 2015
2014Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll336,500,000-175481++3,256,497500,00014,500,000
2015Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll347,000,0004178680++3,571,283507,50021,500,000
2016Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll3510,000,0005112487++3,498,245507,50031,500,0002015-12-19 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($10m) [Free Agent] Vesting options for 2017-2018 at $10m with added incentives
2017Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll3614,000,000667593++3,651,709535,00045,500,000
* 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