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A.J. Griffin AW-6

+ Texas Rangers Status: Active (MLB)


Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts57Walks64Hittable66SO/BB64vsPower66Hitting0Durability46Team.523Ratings ExplainedBuy
Biography Data
Positions: P-145
Proper Name: Arthur Joseph Griffin
Born: January 28, 1988 (29.302)
Place El Cajon, California
Height/Weight: 6-5 / 215 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Grossmont (El Cajon,CA)
College: University of San Diego
Drafted: 2010 -- 13th round (395th overall) by Oakland Athletics (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:June 24,2012 (24.148)
Service Time:4.034 (2016)
TBC Player ID:21671
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2017-08-03 - Texas Rangers - Activated from DL More
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($2m) [Avoids arbitration] by Texas Rangers (2017-01-12)
Organizations:OAK, TEX
Signed by:Eric Martins
Relationship(s):Brother of Aaron Griffin

Pitch Repertoire Fastball (56.33%) -- Curveball (19.28%) -- Changeup (12.22%) -- Slider (11.54%) -- Cutter (0.44%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (0.18%)
Fastball Velocity: [2017] - 87.27 - [2016] - 87.69 - [2013] - 88.88 - [2012] - 89.67


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  • Pitch-level Analysis is available from 2010.
  • Pitch Summary as Pitcher
    YearPitch TypeCountPitch ShareAvg SpeedStrikesBallsStrike%First PitchSwing MissSwing Miss%CalledFouledIn Playvs LHBvs RHBHABAVGHR
    2017Fastball68151.5187.2745222966.37%180385.58%13015412947.8752.1345162.27812
    2017Curveball40130.3366.1125214962.84%1025513.72%79556335.9164.091987.2185
    2017Changeup16012.180.28946658.75%371710.63%17233760.0040.00834.2351
    2017Cutter352.6581.42211460.00%812.86%8668.5791.4327.2861
    2017Slider302.2784.16171356.67%713.33%75440.0060.0026.3331
    20172-Seam Fastball141.0687.0311378.57%300.00%52450.0050.0003.0000
    2017unknown10.080.0010100.00%100.00%1000.00100.0001.0000
    2016Fastball107554.7187.6968139463.35%264726.70%21221717749.6750.3364237.27014
    2016Curveball36318.4766.7221115258.13%884712.95%63465536.0963.911873.2475
    2016Slider32116.3483.1621310866.36%913611.21%52606245.1754.831884.2146
    2016Changeup19910.1380.971237661.81%422211.06%26354072.3627.64939.2312
    2016Intent Ball40.258.20040.00%100.00%0000.00100.0001.0000
    2016Pitchout20.183.701150.00%000.00%0100.00100.0000-0
    2016unknown10.050.00010.00%000.00%0000.00100.0000-0
    2013Fastball188558.6988.88122566064.99%5211115.89%41734833955.8144.19101483.20924
    2013Curveball51516.0368.2432119462.33%1176913.40%90748644.2755.7329108.2695
    2013Changeup42013.0880.7829013069.05%755813.81%58749985.0015.001668.2352
    2013Slider38612.0281.1622316357.77%109389.84%63536926.4273.5825103.2435
    2013unknown50.160.003260.00%100.00%111100.000.0001.0000
    2013Intent Ball10.0359.80010.00%000.00%000100.000.0000-0
    2012Fastball81157.1589.6753427765.84%187455.55%16019313549.5750.4337173.2147
    2012Curveball24517.2768.461549162.86%683614.69%50284046.1253.881365.2003
    2012Changeup18713.1880.091226565.24%392211.76%20324789.8410.161237.3240
    2012Slider17512.3383.291126364.00%432413.71%29293016.0084.001140.2750
    2012Pitchout10.0777.0010100.00%000.00%0100.00100.0000-0

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