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Biography Data
Positions: P-398
Proper Name: Jeffrey Alan Samardzija
Born: January 23, 1985 (32.323)
Place Merrillville, Indiana
Height/Weight: 6-5 / 215 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Valparaiso (Valparaiso,IN)
College: University of Notre Dame
Drafted: 2006 -- 5th round (149th overall) by Chicago Cubs (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:July 25,2008 (23.183)
Service Time:7.028 (2016)
TBC Player ID:49977
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2015-12-10 - San Francisco Giants - Signed to 5-year contract for 2016-2020 ($90m) 9--18--18--18--18 [Free Agent] More
Prospect Ranks:[2009]MLB #79 CHN #2 [2008]CHN #8 [2007]MLB #80 CHN #3
Recent Contract:Signed to 5-year contract for 2016-2020 ($90m) 9--18--18--18--18 [Free Agent] by San Francisco Giants (2015-12-10)
Organizations:CHN, OAK, CHA, SFN
Signed by:Stan Zielinski
Other Sports:College Football Wide Receiver (2003-2006)
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (31.28%) -- Slider (21.41%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (20.76%) -- Cutter (12.91%) -- Splitter (11.63%) -- Curveball (1.37%) -- Changeup (0.65%)
Fastball Velocity: [2017] - 94.35 - [2016] - 94.27 - [2015] - 94.28 - [2014] - 94.61 - [2013] - 94.37 - [2012] - 95.05 - [2011] - 95.02 - [2010] - 93.54


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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
    20172-Seam Fastball84725.8594.3559025769.66%239495.79%17119916851.0049.0057230.24810
    2017Fastball78924.0894.1152126866.03%1958911.28%11818612457.0342.9742187.2256
    2017Slider57117.4287.6841815373.20%1209216.11%8611112655.1744.8330113.2654
    2017unknown49715.1763.0830818961.97%142448.85%118648249.5050.5038134.2846
    2017Splitter2838.6486.791968769.26%793512.37%39526978.4521.551875.2402
    2017Cutter2096.3891.361218857.89%46146.70%30443260.7739.231143.2561
    2017Curveball812.4780.47433853.09%2767.41%218851.8548.15725.2801
    2016Fastball98530.8894.2768929669.95%291646.50%17225519553.7146.2961270.2268
    2016Cutter63519.9192.1541921665.98%1536710.55%9812912149.1350.8744150.2936
    2016Slider55217.385.4938117169.02%1257213.04%1118411136.4163.5925114.2194
    20162-Seam Fastball52916.5894.4333419563.14%128346.43%8610710543.4856.5228120.2333
    2016Splitter287985.7115912855.40%703813.24%30415083.2816.721661.2622
    2016Curveball1785.5879.661166265.17%592011.24%55172457.3042.701556.2681
    2016Intent Ball140.4470.690140.00%200.00%00050.0050.0002.0000
    2016unknown90.280.005455.56%3111.11%00322.2277.7813.3330
    2016Pitchout10.0390.4010100.00%100.00%0010.00100.0001.0000
    2015Fastball111733.4594.2874836966.97%358897.97%18526021147.2752.7389336.26511
    2015Slider81424.3885.3556524969.41%2089511.67%17713615736.0064.0049188.2615
    2015Cutter67320.1691.9847519870.58%1986910.25%10315115164.3435.6651188.2719
    2015Splitter43813.1284.9925318557.76%545512.56%29828680.5919.411647.3402
    20152-Seam Fastball2948.8194.272019368.37%94237.82%46498342.5257.482383.2772
    2015Pitchout30.0988.4030100.00%100.00%0210.00100.0001.0000
    2014Fastball102830.7994.6169233667.32%323827.98%20620719445.6254.3882302.2726
    20142-Seam Fastball80324.0594.1655724669.36%206536.60%14017418740.8559.1542192.2193
    2014Slider67820.3185.7747820070.50%20810815.93%15111310439.0960.9138195.1955
    2014Cutter44613.3692.1329015665.02%1164510.09%80848063.6836.3226110.2365
    2014Splitter37211.1485.2619617652.69%258121.77%6525766.9433.06322.1361
    2014Intent Ball90.2773.50090.00%100.00%00055.5644.4401.0000
    2014unknown30.090.002166.67%200.00%01166.6733.3302.0000
    20132-Seam Fastball100529.0394.3763337262.99%293504.98%16420121550.5549.4574270.27411
    2013Fastball79522.9694.6549829762.64%229587.30%15115513338.2461.7649208.2365
    2013Slider7272183.8249123667.54%21010214.03%14512112046.9153.0953191.2775
    2013Splitter49914.4183.8127922055.91%4712024.05%18756662.3237.68837.2161
    2013Cutter39311.3591.2425413964.63%128358.91%68777444.5355.4722117.1883
    2013unknown340.980.00201458.82%8411.76%45788.2411.7627.2860
    2013Intent Ball80.2372.11080.00%200.00%0000.00100.0002.0000
    2013Pitchout10.0386.5010100.00%100.00%001100.000.00111.0000
    2012Fastball97236.495.0565631667.49%326838.54%19019917348.0551.9571304.2348
    2012Slider53520.0484.5836616968.41%1357814.58%120778549.3550.6527127.2133
    20122-Seam Fastball43616.3394.7226716961.24%146265.96%54909463.5336.4733131.2523
    2012Splitter37113.985.6724212965.23%299224.80%17597264.1535.85924.3752
    2012Cutter2559.5591.9015210359.61%53259.80%21614444.3155.691047.2132
    2012Changeup682.5586.31323647.06%42029.41%26460.2939.7102.0000
    2012Curveball220.8276.9571531.82%600.00%50268.1831.8215.2001
    2012Intent Ball70.2672.97070.00%100.00%00042.8657.1401.0000
    2012unknown30.110.001233.33%100.00%00033.3366.6701.0000
    2012Pitchout10.0487.6010100.00%000.00%1000.00100.0000-0
    2011Fastball63542.1195.0237226358.58%185396.14%1041349343.7856.2235161.2174
    2011Slider44429.4485.2329814667.12%1206815.32%86776736.2663.7414100.1401
    20112-Seam Fastball23215.3895.251349857.76%55187.76%30414539.6660.341249.2450
    2011Splitter1056.9685.76545151.43%41918.10%3191346.6753.3304.0000
    2011Changeup513.3886.69272452.94%11223.53%24954.9045.1001.0000
    2011Cutter161.0688.329756.25%3212.50%03443.7556.2512.5000
    2011unknown110.730.009281.82%319.09%22418.1881.8203.0000
    2011Intent Ball90.674.80090.00%100.00%00066.6733.3301.0000
    2011Pitchout50.3385.483260.00%3120.00%10140.0060.00111.0000
    20102-Seam Fastball11931.8293.54744562.18%3643.36%27192430.2569.75727.2592
    2010Fastball10327.5492.90515249.51%2921.94%16132048.5451.46922.4091
    2010Slider7620.3281.53443257.89%23911.84%1951025.0075.00520.2501
    2010Splitter338.8285.12132039.39%639.09%25354.5545.4505.0000
    2010Cutter246.4289.0917770.83%4312.50%34733.3366.6704.0000
    2010Changeup154.0184.947846.67%116.67%01526.6773.3300-0
    2010Intent Ball20.5369.95020.00%000.00%0000.00100.0000-0
    2010unknown20.530.00020.00%100.00%0000.00100.0001.0000

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