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Biography Data
Positions: P-412
Proper Name: James Anthony Shields
Born: December 20, 1981 (34.283)
Place Newhall, California
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 190 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Hart (Newhall,CA)
College:
Drafted: 2000 -- 16th round (466th overall) by Tampa Bay Rays (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:May 31,2006 (24.162)
Service Time:9.125 (2015)
TBC Player ID:44665
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2016-06-05 - Chicago White Sox - Traded from Padres to White Sox Fernando Tatis Jr and Erik Johnson More
Recent Contract:Signed to 4-year contract for 2015-2018 ($75m) [Free Agent] Option year for 2017 at $16m 10-21-21-21 with $2m buyout by San Diego Padres (2015-02-12)
Organizations:TBA, KCA, SDN, CHA
Signed by:Fred Repke
Relationship(s):
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (27.91%) -- Changeup (26.54%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (15.74%) -- Cutter (14.29%) -- Curveball (8.76%) -- Slider (6.75%)
Fastball Velocity: [2016] - 90.45 - [2015] - 91.12 - [2014] - 92.49 - [2013] - 92.14 - [2012] - 92.03 - [2011] - 90.9 - [2010] - 91.71


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  • Awards for James Shields
    YearLeagueAward NameNotesAward History
    2008MLBAmerican League Player of the WeekApril 21-April 27Award History
    2011MLBAmerican League Player of the WeekApril 18-April 24Award History
    2011MLBAmerican League Player of the WeekJune 13-June 19Award History
    2011MLBMajor League 2nd All-Star (end of season)SPAward History
    2012MLBAmerican League Player of the WeekSeptember 3-September 9Award History

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