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Hideki OkajimaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2015 MLB Years: 2007-2013
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Played in Japan

PositionsP-340Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameHideki Okajima
Height6-2Weight189BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateDecember 25,1975 [42.150]PlaceKyoto,Japan

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 2006 by the Boston Red Sox.
Signing Bonus$50,000Service Time4.084 (2013)
MLB DebutApril 2,2007 [31.099]
OrganizationsBOS [5] OAK [1] Awards1Awards Voting1-3
TBC Player ID53610Retrosheet IDokajh001MLBAM ID506606
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (53.75%) -- Splitter (25.42%) -- Curveball (20.83%)
Fastball Velocity [2013] - 86.34 - [2011] - 87.00 - [2010] - 87.22
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts67Walks72Hittable74SO/BB78vsPower74Hitting0Durability62Team.548Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1995nullIntl--ST19001.8011000005.05110290001.409.00--3.6016.204.50--
1996nullIntl--Rel20100.71514000012.213210980001.749.24--6.395.680.891.000-
1997nullIntl--S/R21493.46251962100109.09247427591020001.387.570.584.868.401.73.308-
1998nullIntl--ST22364.3314122000062.0613130732540001.498.811.014.627.801.69.333-
1999nullIntl--Rel23412.9737334000069.2422523628770001.005.430.783.629.952.75.800-
2000nullIntl--Rel24543.1156056000772.05326254311020001.166.590.503.8612.693.29.556-
2002nullIntl--Rel26633.4052052000055.2422121822580001.156.791.293.569.382.64.667-
2003nullIntl--Rel27234.8941041000038.2452221620290001.6810.471.404.666.751.45.400-
2004nullIntl--Rel28433.0953053000546.2331616520530001.146.360.963.8610.222.65.571-
2005nullIntl--Rel29104.7542042000053.05531281019561001.409.341.703.239.512.951.000-
2006nullIntl--Rel30222.14550550013454.2461413514636001.107.570.822.3010.374.50.500-
2007Boston Red SoxALMLBbos37Rel31322.22660660013569.0501717617630010.976.520.782.228.223.71.6003.33
2008Boston Red SoxALMLBbos37Rel32322.61640640011162.0491818623602011.167.110.873.348.712.61.6003.62
2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos37Rel33603.3968068006061.0562323821530021.268.261.183.107.822.521.0004.20
2010Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-Rel340019.2930300102.06551000002.5723.143.86----0.00--
2010Boston Red SoxALMLBbos37Rel34444.50560560012046.0592423620332001.7211.541.173.916.461.65.5004.64
2011Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos37Rel35812.2934034008051.039131339482000.946.880.531.598.475.33.889-
2011Boston Red SoxALMLBbos37Rel35104.3270700208.07440560001.447.56--5.406.481.201.0003.39
2012Fukuoka HawksJap PacIntl--Rel36020.94560560016947.2346516360000.846.420.191.136.806.00.000-
2013Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak37Rel37134.22370370011142.240212059452001.158.441.051.909.495.00.250-
2013Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak39Rel37002.2550500004.07111211002.2515.752.254.502.250.50-7.30
2014Fukuoka HawksJap PacIntl-Rel38442.1144044500042.2321010314361001.086.750.632.957.592.57.500-
2015Yokohama Bay StarsJap CenIntl-Rel39028.591001000107.06771871001.917.361.239.828.590.88.000-
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter1783.09266026600446250.0228878627882165041.268.200.973.167.772.45.6800.78
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter943.56740740020195.1853938918934001.077.970.841.698.725.17.692-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter943.56740740020195.1853938918934001.077.970.841.698.725.17.692-
Intl Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter36393.2349136455713025673.2559259243632846909001.247.420.843.779.162.43.480-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1783.11261026100446246.0221868526862154041.258.070.953.147.862.50.680-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter002.2550500004.07111211002.2515.752.254.502.250.50--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings1573.09234023400395220.0200767624771904041.268.200.973.167.772.45.6820.78
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings2193.56170017000462220.0195898721412139001.077.970.841.698.725.17.700-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2002YomiuriJap CenIntl-26524000000000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2003YomiuriJap CenIntl-27411000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2004YomiuriJap CenIntl-28532000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2006NipponJap PacIntl-30552000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos37p3351000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter101000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Intl Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2019000000000600000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter51000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16216000000000000000.000.000.000.0000016.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2007Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31P66-69111-112121.0000.180.17-----66100.040.7
2008Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32P64-6234--771.0000.110.11-----64100.039.5
2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33P68-61361-109.9000.130.15-----68100.042.0
2010Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos34P3---------------3100.02.1
2010Boston Red SoxALMLBbos34P56-4648-112121.0000.210.26-----56100.034.6
2011Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos35P34--24-1661.0000.18------34100.023.9
2011Boston Red SoxALMLBbos35P7-823--551.0000.710.63-----7100.04.3
2013Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak37P37--17--881.0000.22------37100.025.7
2013Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak37P5-4-2--221.0000.400.50-----5100.03.1
MLB Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P266-2501334124847.9790.180.19-----2660.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P74--311-114141.0000.19------740.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2007Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3166----------
2008Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3264----------
2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3368----------
2010Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos343----------
2010Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3456----------
2011Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos3534----------
2011Boston Red SoxALMLBbos357----------
2013Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak3737----------
2013Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak375----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2007Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB31003.2911011001013.211553312001.067.241.981.987.904.003.29.000
2008Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB32113.37909000010.2854034001.086.750.002.533.371.334.22.500
2008Boston Red SoxDiv SeriesMLB32006.7530300002.23220100001.8210.120.003.370.000.006.75.000
2008Boston Red SoxChamp. SeriesMLB32000.0050500107.11000150000.281.230.001.236.145.000.00.000
2009Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB33000.00000000414.01500000001.079.640.000.000.0000.00.000
2009Boston Red SoxDiv SeriesMLB33000.0010100100.10000000000.000.000.000.000.0000.00.000
2010Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB34001.8010010000010.08221111100.907.200.900.909.9011.001.80.000
2011Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB35005.1470700007.01064118001.5712.861.291.2910.298.007.71.000
2013Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB37105.7990900119.11266346001.7611.572.893.865.791.505.791.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 6 yrs212.9246046002564.764242181241101.188.911.111.675.713.423.34.667
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs006.0040400103.0322010001.339.000.003.000.000.006.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs000.0050500107.3100015000.271.230.001.236.145.000.00.000

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2007AL Rookie of the Month (April)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2016-04-01RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Orioles40.098  
2016-02-05RPBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract40.042Team Roster on 2016-02-05
2013-10-14RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentRefused Minor League Assignment - Declared free agency37.294  
2013-09-07RPOakland AthleticsSacramento (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to Sacramento (AAA)37.257Team Roster on 2013-09-07
2013-09-03RPOakland AthleticsSacramento (AAA)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment37.253Team Roster on 2013-09-03
2013-06-14RPOakland AthleticsSacramento (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Sacramento (AAA)37.172Team Roster on 2013-06-14
2013-05-17RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Sacramento (AAA)37.144Team Roster on 2013-05-17
2013-04-06POakland AthleticsSacramento (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Sacramento (AAA)37.103Team Roster on 2013-04-06
2013-02-12POakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract37.049Team Roster on 2013-02-12
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-02-16Released by Yankees 
2012-01-06ContractSigned by Yankees 
2011-01-10ContractSigned by Red Sox 
2010-12-03Free AgentGranted free agency 
2010-08-28InjuredActivated from DL 
2010-08-06InjuredDisabled -- Right Hamstring Strain 
2006-11-30ContractSigned by Red Sox (2-years) 
* 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
2006Boston Red Sox-3050,000-------50,000Signing Bonus as an amateur free agent
2007Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll311,225,000-38723522,459,737380,0001,275,000
2008Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll321,275,000-37319592,696,252390,0002,550,000
2009Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll331,750,000-34420572,746,792400,0004,300,000
2010Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll342,750,000-28519682,812,412400,0007,050,000
2011Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll351,750,000-34921622,722,607414,0008,800,000
2013Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll37490,0004.08477536-3,023,990490,0009,290,0002013-02-12 - Signed to minor league contract
* 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