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Biography Data
Positions: P-398
Proper Name: Jeffrey Alan Samardzija
Born: January 23, 1985 (32.153)
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 (31.59%) -- Slider (21.57%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (19.79%) -- Cutter (13.16%) -- Splitter (11.72%) -- Curveball (1.46%) -- Changeup (0.70%)
Fastball Velocity: [2017] - 93.94 - [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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  • Awards for Jeff Samardzija
    YearLeagueAward NameNotesAward History
    2006NCAABig East Conference All-Conference TeamPAward History
    2012TEAMChicago Cubs Player of the Year   Award History
    2013MLBNational League Player of the WeekAugust 19-August 25Award History

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