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Jon SwitzerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1999-2009 MLB Years: 2003-2009
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Drafted
Rated Prospect

PositionsP-285Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJon Michael Switzer
Height6-3Weight190BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateAugust 13,1979 [39.091]PlaceBowling Green,Kentucky
High SchoolClear Lake (Houston,TX)
CollegeArizona State University (Tempe,AZ)

DraftedSelected by the Tampa Bay Rays [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (47th overall) of the 2001 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates [Team Picks] in the 26th round (778th overall) of the 1998 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$800,000Signing ScoutsScot Sealy
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2003-TBA-#7
MLB DebutAugust 2,2003 [23.355]
OrganizationsTBA [6] BOS [1] NYN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID7177Retrosheet IDswitj001MLBAM ID408304
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Player Notes:   Member of the 2000 United States National Baseball team
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts54Walks57Hittable50SO/BB59vsPower50Hitting0Durability52Team.459Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1999Arizona StateCollegeNCAAFrS/R19744.1225916000087.0894740029780001.359.17--2.998.042.69.636-
2000Arizona StateCollegeNCAAJr55ST201133.91221932000115.099605014461211001.267.751.103.609.472.63.786-
2001Arizona State UniversityPac10NCAA-1ST21564.04191811000100.09556457451281011111.408.520.634.0411.482.84.455-
2001Hudson Valley RenegadesNYPLA-tba-Rel21200.63505002014.093102202000.775.65--1.2612.5610.001.000-
2002Bakersfield BlazeCalifA+tba13ST22754.27202000000103.010855498261294001.309.410.702.2611.244.96.583-
2003Orlando RaysSouAAtba-ST23883.43222202000126.0117634810321009001.188.360.712.297.143.13.500-
2003Durham BullsILAAAtba-ST23101.8011000005.06111030001.2010.801.80--5.400.001.000-
2003Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0983.37232302000131.0123644911321039001.188.450.762.207.083.22.529-
2003Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba43Rel23007.4550500109.213882371001.6612.101.862.796.522.33-5.20
2005Montgomery BiscuitsSouAAtba24ST25313.45660000031.033141225200101.219.480.571.445.744.00.750-
2005Durham BullsILAAAtba-S/R25057.111789002044.0643835622283001.9412.991.224.475.681.27.000-
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0365.5923149002075.2975247827483101.6411.540.953.215.711.78.333-
2005Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba48Rel25006.7520200004.05430750003.0011.25--15.7511.250.71-5.77
2006Durham BullsILAAAtba14Rel26300.87260260010331.02243113291001.136.390.293.778.422.231.000-
2006Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba52Rel26224.5440040006033.2381917519183001.6910.161.345.084.810.95.5005.70
2007Durham BullsILAAAtba-Rel27000.8223023006133.0264308230001.037.09--2.186.272.88--
2007Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba52Rel27028.0521021002019.027171727131001.7912.790.953.326.161.86.0004.35
2008Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos25Rel28514.40521510017375.28540371219651001.3710.111.432.267.733.42.833-
2009Buffalo BisonsILAAAnyn38Rel29133.29410410016452.0462319423490001.337.960.693.988.482.13.250-
2009New York MetsNLMLBnyn56Rel29008.1040400103.04331230001.8010.802.705.408.101.50-7.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter246.20720720010068.28751481038465001.7911.241.294.915.941.21.3332.18
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter30233.6321358155205311514.05162452084415046620101.299.000.772.628.133.11.566-
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter1093.6616010150005111240.12491109824851975001.399.300.903.177.362.32.526-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1193.43282802000157.0150776012371209101.198.580.692.126.863.24.550-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter754.27202000000103.010855498261294001.309.410.702.2611.244.96.583-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter200.63505002014.093102202000.775.65--1.2612.5610.001.000-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter23134.016646203000302.2283163135211203271111111.338.420.623.579.722.73.639-
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter246.1168068009065.0834845936435001.7911.261.224.885.831.19.333-
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter008.1040400103.04331230001.8010.802.705.408.101.50--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings6136.20227022700320220.02751611523212014516001.7911.241.294.915.941.21.3162.18
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13103.6391256610235220.02201048919641999001.299.000.772.628.133.11.565-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2001Hudson Valley Renegades NYPLA-tba21P5---1--111.0000.20------5100.06.6
2002Bakersfield Blaze CalifA+tba22P20--1418153332.9701.60------20100.014.2
2003Orlando Rays SouAAtba23P22--6161-2322.9571.00------22100.016.1
2003Durham Bulls ILAAAtba23P1---------------1100.00.7
2003Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba23P5-9-------------5100.03.1
2005Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba25P6---6--661.0001.00------6100.04.4
2005Durham Bulls ILAAAtba25P17--352-108.8000.47------17100.011.8
2005Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba25P2-4-------------2100.01.2
2006Durham Bulls ILAAAtba26P26--22--441.0000.15------26100.018.3
2006Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba26P40-3312--331.0000.080.09-----40100.024.7
2007Durham Bulls ILAAAtba27P23--14-1551.0000.22------23100.016.1
2007Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba27P21-19-4-1441.0000.190.21-----21100.013.0
2008Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos28P52--181-109.9000.17------52100.036.4
2009Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn29P41---921119.8180.22------41100.028.7
2009New York MetsNLMLBnyn29P4-311--221.0000.500.67-----4100.02.5
MLB Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P72-6827-1991.0000.130.13-----720.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P160--728524035.8750.22------1600.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P28--6221-2928.9661.00------280.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P20--1418153332.9701.60------200.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P5---1--111.0000.20------50.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2001Hudson Valley Renegades NYPLA-tba215----------
2002Bakersfield Blaze CalifA+tba2220----------
2003Orlando Rays SouAAtba2322----------
2003Durham Bulls ILAAAtba231----------
2003Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba235----------
2005Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba256----------
2005Durham Bulls ILAAAtba2517----------
2005Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba252----------
2006Durham Bulls ILAAAtba2626----------
2006Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2640----------
2007Durham Bulls ILAAAtba2723----------
2007Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2721----------
2008Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos2852----------
2009Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn2941----------
2009New York MetsNLMLBnyn294----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2006Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB26000.0010100001.2200012002.5010.800.005.4010.802.000.00.000
2007Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB270113.5030300002.0543021003.5022.500.009.004.500.5018.00.000
2008Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB28000.0040400213.1000001000.000.000.000.002.7000.00.000
2009New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB29000.0000000014.0700000001.7515.750.000.000.0000.00.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs012.45808002211.01443034001.5511.450.002.453.271.333.27.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2009-01-27ContractSigned by Mets to minor league contract 
2008-01-04ContractSigned by Red Sox to minor league contract 
2007-06-02InjuredActivated from DL 
2007-04-01InjuredDisabled -- Left shoulder 
2004-09-28On disabled list 
2001-08-13Contractsigned 
* 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
2001Tampa Bay Rays-21800,000-------800,000Signing Bonus out of 2001 Draft (2nd round - 47th overall)
2003Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll23300,000-70342-2,163,527300,0001,100,000
2005Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll25300,000-79437-2,189,055300,0001,400,000
2006Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll26327,000-74241-2,365,072327,0001,727,000
2007Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll27391,100-63423212,459,737380,0002,118,100
2009New York MetsTeam Payroll29400,000-72439-2,746,792400,0002,518,100
* 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