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+ Seattle Mariners Status: Active (MLB)

Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts68Walks59Hittable62SO/BB67vsPower62Hitting0Durability42Team.499Ratings ExplainedBuy
Biography Data
Positions: P-159
Proper Name: James Alston Paxton
Born: November 6, 1988 (29.074)
Place Richmond, British Columbia
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 200 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: Delta Secondary School (Ladner,BC)
College: University of Kentucky
Drafted: 2010 -- 4th round (132nd overall) by Seattle Mariners (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:September 7,2013 (24.305)
Service Time:3.151 (2017)
TBC Player ID:24328
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2018-01-12 - Seattle Mariners - Signed to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($4.9m) [Avoids arbitration] More
Prospect Ranks:[2014]MLB #99 SEA #3 [2013]MLB #87 SEA #4 [2012]MLB #52 SEA #4
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($4.9m) [Avoids arbitration] by Seattle Mariners (2018-01-12)
Signed by:Brian Williams, Jesse Kapellusch
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (80.20%) -- Cutter (12.11%) -- Changeup (6.98%) -- Curveball (0.47%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (0.25%)
Fastball Velocity: [2017] - 95.54 - [2016] - 96.69 - [2015] - 94.13 - [2014] - 94.62

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2018MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2018-01-12Seattle MarinersSPActive-MLBSeattle MarinersMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($4.9m) [Avoids arbitration]40man
    2017-09-15Seattle MarinersSPActive-MLBSeattle MarinersMLBActivated from DL40man
    2017-08-11Seattle MarinersSPD10Seattle MarinersMLBDL-10 Strained left pectoral muscle40man
    2017-05-30Seattle MarinersSPActive-MLBSeattle MarinersMLBActivated from DL40man
    2017-05-26Seattle MarinersSPD10ArkansasAAAssigned to Arkansas (AA) for rehab40man
    2017-05-05Seattle MarinersSPD10Seattle MarinersMLBDL-10 Strained left forearm40man
    2017-01-12Seattle MarinersSPActive-MLBSeattle MarinersMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($2.35m) [Avoids arbitration]40man
    2016-08-25Seattle MarinersSPActive-MLBSeattle MarinersMLBActivated from DL40man
    2016-08-16Seattle MarinersPDL-15Seattle MarinersMLBDL-15 Left elbow contusion40man
    2016-06-02Seattle MarinersPActive-MLBSeattle MarinersMLBRecalled from Tacoma (AAA)40man
    2016-03-28Seattle MarinersPMinorsTacomaAAAAssigned to Tacoma (AAA)40man
    2015-09-13Seattle MarinersPActive-MLBSeattle MarinersMLBActivated from DL40man
    2015-05-30Seattle MarinersPDL-15Seattle MarinersMLBDL-15 Strained tendon in left middle finger40man
    2014-09-02Seattle MarinersPActive-MLBSeattle MarinersMLBRecalled from Tacoma (AAA)40man
    2014-08-27Seattle MarinersPMinorsTacomaAAAAssigned to Tacoma (AAA)40man
    2014-08-02Seattle MarinersPActive-MLBSeattle MarinersMLBActivated from DL40man
    2014-06-09Seattle MarinersPDL-60Seattle MarinersMLBTransferred to 60-day DL---
    2014-05-27Seattle MarinersPActive-MLBSeattle MarinersMLBRecalled from minor league rehab assignment40man
    2014-05-23Seattle MarinersPMinorsTacomaAAAAssigned to Tacoma (AAA) for rehab40man
    2014-04-09Seattle MarinersPDL-15Seattle MarinersMLBDL-15 Left lat strain40man
    2013-09-03Seattle MarinersPActive-MLBSeattle MarinersMLBContract purchased from Tacoma (AAA)40man
    2013-04-08Seattle MarinersPMinorsTacomaAAAAssigned to Tacoma (AAA)---
    2012-07-03Seattle MarinersPMinorsJacksonAA---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Mariners
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Seattle Mariners in 4th round (132nd overall) of 2010 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Toronto Blue Jays in 1st round (37th overall) of 2009 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2017Seattle Mariners$ 2,350,0003772059$ 535,000$ 3,582,2712017-01-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($2.35m) [Avoids arbitration]
    2016Seattle Mariners$ 507,500771310$ 507,500$ 3,498,245
    2015Seattle Mariners$ 519,0006272331$ 507,500$ 3,571,283
    2014Seattle Mariners$ 503,5007242820$ 500,000$ 3,256,497
    2013Seattle Mariners$ 490,000775300$ 490,000$ 3,021,531

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