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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Kenshin Kawakami
Stat Years
1998-2014  [mlb] 2009-2010
Height/Weight
5-11 / 176
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (73)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1975-06-22 in Tokushima, Japan   [46.090]
High School
Tokushima commercial (Japan)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Atlanta Braves in 2009
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
2009-04-11 - Boxscore  (Age: 33.294)
Service Time
1.161 (2011)
Organizations
ATL [3]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 53312 ... retro id: kawak001 ... mlbam id: 499877
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1998Chunichi---Intl----231---1462.5726043000161.1123484614511240001.086.860.782.856.922.682.43.700
    1998Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----231---1462.57260430260161.3123484614511240001.086.870.782.856.932.682.43.700
    1999Chunichi---Intl---11242---894.4429031001162.0173848020431020001.339.611.112.395.674.672.37.471
    1999Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----241---894.44290310291162.0173848020431020001.339.611.112.395.674.672.37.471
    2000Chunichi---Intl----253---234.771400000060.16532321020240001.419.701.492.983.584.771.20.400
    2000Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----251---234.7914000014060.36532321020240001.419.731.503.003.594.791.20.400
    2002Chunichi---Intl----274---1262.3527033000187.2170544913341490001.098.150.621.637.152.594.38.667
    2002Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----271---1262.36270330270187.7170544913341490001.098.170.631.637.162.604.38.667
    2003Chunichi---Intl----285---433.02801000053.2602218214370001.3810.060.342.356.203.692.64.571
    2003Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----281---433.05801008053.7602218214370001.3910.150.342.376.263.722.64.571
    2004Chunichi---Intl---11296---1773.3227052000192.1173727127381760001.108.101.261.788.243.374.63.708
    2004Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----291---1773.33270520270192.3173727127381760001.108.111.261.788.253.374.63.708
    2005Chunichi---Intl----307---1183.7425032000180.1186757520281381001.199.281.001.406.893.744.93.579
    2005Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----301---1183.75250320250180.3186757520281381001.199.291.001.406.903.754.93.579
    2006Chunichi---Intl----318---1772.5129063000215.0166746022391943050.956.950.921.638.123.104.97.708
    2006Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----311---1772.51290630290215.0166746022391943050.956.950.921.638.123.104.97.708
    2007Chunichi Dragons---Intl----329---1283.5526000000167.1175726618231451001.189.410.971.247.803.876.30.600
    2007Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----321---1283.55260000260167.3175726618231451001.189.430.971.247.813.886.30.600
    2008Chunichi Dragons---Intl----3310---952.30201610040117.199333011251121051.067.590.841.928.592.534.48.643
    2008Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----331---952.31201610040117.399333011251121051.067.610.851.928.612.544.48.643
    2009Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl113411Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7123.86322500371156.1153736715571058161.348.810.863.286.044.201.84.368
    2009MLB Totals: ATLbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7123.86322500371156.3153736715571058161.358.820.863.296.054.211.84.368
    2010Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl293512---014.29550000021.026121055222011.4811.142.142.149.435.144.40.000
    2010Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl113512Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1105.1518160012087.19857501032594011.4910.101.033.306.085.871.84.091
    2010Minor Totals: ATLbyYearAAA----351---014.29550000021.026121055222011.4811.142.142.149.435.144.40.000
    2010MLB Totals: ATLbyYearMLB----351Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1105.1718160012087.39857501032594011.4910.131.033.316.105.891.84.091
    2011Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl-3613---0015.0021000103.07550131002.6721.000.003.009.0015.003.00.000
    2011Mississippi BravesSouAAatl113613---248.4116600210040.2563838916321031.7712.391.993.547.088.412.00.333
    2011Minor Totals: ATLbyYearRk/AA----362---248.9618700211043.7634343917352031.8513.131.883.547.298.962.06.333
    2012Chunichi Dragons---Intl----3714---312.83760001028.225109310170021.227.850.943.145.343.141.70.750
    2012Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----371---312.87760001028.725109310170021.247.980.963.195.433.191.70.750
    2013Chunichi Dragons---Intl------3815---113.21550000028.0261110313124001.398.360.964.183.863.540.92.500
    2013Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----381---113.21550000028.0261110313124001.398.360.964.183.863.540.92.500
    2014Chunichi Dragons---Intl------3916---124.78660000032.0331817217241121.569.280.564.786.755.061.41.333
    2014Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----391---124.78660000032.0331817217241121.569.280.564.786.755.061.41.333
    MLB Totals (2 yrs)8224.33504100491243.7251130117258916412171.409.290.933.296.074.811.84.267
    National League Totals (2 yrs)8224.33504100491243.7251130117258916412171.409.290.933.296.074.811.84.267
    Minor League Totals257.43231200211064.78955531422574041.7312.481.963.087.997.712.59.286
    Minor: Intl Totals111663.19249332614021611,586.014746055631653551254111141.158.360.942.017.123.433.53.627
    Minor: Rk Totals0015.0021000103.07550131002.6721.000.003.009.0015.003.00.000
    Minor: AA Totals248.5116600210040.7563838916321031.7912.542.013.587.168.512.00.333
    Minor: AAA Totals014.29550000021.026121055222011.4811.142.142.149.435.144.40.000
    Atlanta Braves Totals (2 yrs)8224.33504100491243.7251130117258916412171.409.290.933.296.074.811.84.267
    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%
    2002Chunichi---Intl----27p---1276721310180003204001.194.194.254.44871172.060.060.3530.0045.070.0067.01.4115.4
    2003Chunichi---Intl----28p---2820170000000800000.350.350.350.7002070.000.000.5830.0040.000.000.00.000.0
    2004Chunichi---Intl---1129p---3276941230260002700002.174.174.304.47869215.000.130.0000.0039.130.0034.52.9041.7
    2006Chunichi---Intl----31p---4296051320010041606002.217.266.250.51670152.100.033.2955.7122.864.000.00.0015.4
    2007Chunichi Dragons---Intl----32p---526482520000002206001.104.104.146.2505472.042.042.1920.0040.740.000.00.0040.0
    2008Chunichi Dragons---Intl----33p---620291310110001203000.103.103.241.3443272.138.138.1250.0037.500.0029.03.1366.7
    2009Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl1134pL-S-E-P732410400000031305000.098.159.098.2574940.073.000.1436.1226.534.330.00.000.0
    2010Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl2935p---811000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    2010Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl1135pL-S-E-P81824231001003904001.125.222.167.3893141.167.042.2009.6829.033.000.00.0033.3
    2011Mississippi BravesSouAAatl1136p---9115010001000303000.200.200.200.400810.000.000.5000.0037.500.000.00.000.0
    2012Chunichi Dragons---Intl----37p---1079010000000400000.111.111.111.222910.000.000.2000.0044.440.000.00.000.0
    2013Chunichi Dragons---Intl------38p---1158000000001600000.000.111.000.111900.125.000.00011.1166.676.000.00.000.0
    2014Chunichi Dragons---Intl------39p---1269000000001700001.000.100.000.1001000.111.000.00010.0070.007.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (2 yrs)50652710010062209001.108.183.123.3068081.108.015.1637.5027.503.670.00.0014.3
    National League Totals (2 yrs)50652710010062209001.108.183.123.3068081.108.015.1637.5027.503.670.00.0014.3
    Minor League Totals126010001000403000.167.167.167.334910.000.000.5000.0044.440.000.00.000.0
    Minor: Intl Totals155319155490416006134019007.169.185.235.4203447513.085.066.2761.7438.9522.3379.81.1624.1
    Minor: AA Totals115010001000303000.200.200.200.400810.000.000.5000.0037.500.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals11000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Atlanta Braves Totals (2 yrs)50652710010062209001.108.183.123.3068081.108.015.1637.5027.503.670.00.0014.3
    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
    2009Atlanta BravesNLMLB34P3225156.11328134241.9761.300.2619.8100.010
    2010Gwinnett BravesILAAA35P500.02101331.0000.600.003.5100.022
    2010AtlantaNLMLB35P181687.1211301613.8130.700.1511.1100.015
    2011Gulf Coast Braves GCLRk36P200.0000000.0000.000.003.4100.024
    2011Mississippi BravesSouAA36P1600.01500661.0000.400.0011.4100.011
    MLB Totals - (P)504124315394311.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)500210111.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (P)1600150010.0000.000.00---------
    Rk Totals - (P)200000000.0000.000.00---------
    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
    2009MLB32----------
    2010MLB18----------
    2010Minor5----------
    2011Minor18----------
    Totals73----------