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Yasuhiko YabutaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1996-2012 MLB Years: 2008-2009
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Played in Japan
Rated Prospect

PositionsP-89Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameYasuhiko Yabuta
Height6-1Weight187BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 19,1973 [45.063]PlaceOsaka,Japan

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 2007 by the Kansas City Royals.
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2008-KCA-#9
MLB DebutApril 5,2008 [34.290]
OrganizationsKCA [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID53915Retrosheet IDyabuy001MLBAM ID493161
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts63Walks54Hittable52SO/BB61vsPower52Hitting0Durability33Team.454Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1996nullIntl--S/R23463.6218108110092.0793937829580001.177.730.782.845.672.00.400-
1997nullIntl--S/R24593.94252054000146.014469641648740001.318.860.982.954.551.54.357-
1998nullIntl--S/R25294.84171432000100.012361541540450001.6211.031.353.594.041.13.182-
1999nullIntl--S/R26544.8912102000057.0683331930330001.7210.741.424.745.211.10.556-
2000nullIntl--ST270113.5022000006.2910103230001.6512.154.052.704.051.50.000-
2002nullIntl--ST29128.74330000011.01611114480001.7612.713.183.186.352.00.333-
2003nullIntl--S/R30565.9017134000068.27445451227440001.479.701.573.545.771.63.455-
2004nullIntl--Rel31342.7966165000277.0622624434710001.247.220.473.968.262.09.429-
2005nullIntl--Rel32743.0751051000255.2422019713541000.996.791.132.108.734.15.636-
2006nullIntl--Rel33422.62470470016155.0431916326480001.257.040.494.257.851.85.667-
2007Chiba Lotte MarinesJap PacIntl--Rel34462.7358058000462.2642119510451001.189.190.721.446.464.50.400-
2008Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca27Rel35435.36200200015340.0462424316331001.5410.260.673.577.362.06.571-
2008Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27Rel35134.78310310012037.2412120617251001.549.801.434.065.971.47.2505.23
2009Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca19Rel36213.5526026005045.2391918517531001.237.690.993.3510.453.12.667-
2009Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca57Rel362113.5012012003014.02921213794002.5718.641.934.505.791.29.6676.10
2010Chiba Lotte MarinesJap PacIntl--Rel37253.1563063000165.2592623922572001.238.091.233.027.812.59.286-
2011Chiba Lotte MarinesJap PacIntl--Rel382311.7553053000556.2381111413571000.906.040.642.069.054.38.061-
2012Chiba Lotte MarinesJap PacIntl--CL39163.346106100482656.2582221422430001.419.210.643.496.831.95.143-
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter347.14430430015051.2704241924345001.8212.191.574.185.921.42.4292.34
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter644.40460460020385.1854342833862001.378.900.843.459.002.61.600-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter644.40460460020385.1854342833862001.378.900.843.459.002.61.600-
Intl Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter45953.8049373420716441907.08794133851033206405001.318.671.023.166.322.00.321-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter347.14430430015051.2704241924345001.8212.191.574.185.921.42.429-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13177.14183018300640220.02981791753810214521001.8212.191.574.185.921.42.4332.34
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15104.40118011800518220.021711010720842205001.378.900.843.459.002.61.600-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2011Chiba Lotte MarinesJap PacIntl--38531000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Intl Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter531000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2008Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca35P20--26-1881.0000.40------20100.013.9
2008Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca35P31-37421-76.8570.190.16-----31100.019.1
2009Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca36P26--36--991.0000.35------26100.018.1
2009Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca36P12-14-1--111.0000.080.07-----12100.07.4
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P43-51431-87.8750.160.14-----430.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P46--512-117171.0000.37------460.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2008Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca3520----------
2008Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3531----------
2009Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca3626----------
2009Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3612----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2006JapanWorld Baseball ClassicXXCollege33002.0840400004.1211105000.494.152.080.0010.3802.08.000
2008Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB35016.9412012001011.222990413102.3216.970.003.0910.033.256.94.000
2009Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB36000.0003-3003011.0410300100.363.272.450.000.0000.82.000
World Baseball ClassicXX Totals - 1 yrs002.0840400004.3211105000.464.152.080.0010.3802.08.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs013.571239004022.7261093413201.3210.321.191.595.163.253.97.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2007-11-28ContractSigned by Royals (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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2008Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll352,500,000-2898682,696,252390,0002,500,000
2009Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll36400,000-72442-2,746,792400,0002,900,000
* 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