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Jeff Samardzija AW-3

+ Chicago White Sox Status: Active (MLB)
Biography Data
Positions: P-275
Proper Name: Jeffrey Alan Samardzija
Born: January 23, 1985 (30.067)
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)
TBC Player ID:49977
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2015-01-17 - Chicago White Sox - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($9.8m) Avoids arbitration More
Prospect Ranks:[2009]MLB #79 CHN #2 [2008]CHN #8 [2007]MLB #80 CHN #3
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($9.8m) Avoids arbitration by Chicago White Sox (2015-01-17)
Organizations:CHN, OAK
Signed by:Stan Zielinski
Other Sports:College Football Wide Receiver (2003-2006)
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (31.38%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (23.05%) -- Slider (21.85%) -- Splitter (12.26%) -- Cutter (10.07%) -- Changeup (1.19%) -- Curveball (0.20%)
Fastball Velocity: [2014] - 94.61 - [2013] - 94.65 - [2012] - 95.05 - [2011] - 95.02 - [2010] - 92.9
Scouting Scores
control k-rating efficiency vsPower
50 52 58 53


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  • The list of games below involve those where this player has accomplished at least one of a pre-defined list of feats or milestones throughout his career.
  • Batting and Pitching Feats may not always be a positive accomplishment. Outlying negative performances may also be highlighted.
  • Pitching Feats and Milestones for Jeff Samardzija
    Game DateTeamOppResultDecNoteIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBTBFPitchesStrBalStr%Career GCareer W-LFeat Description
    CHNFLOL 2-3 vs FLO   221100200083123874%10-01st career game
    CHNFLOW 9-6 vs FLOSv  200000300062516964%20-01st career save
    CHNPHIW 3-2 vs PHIW  1.1200020000827161159%151-01st career win
    CHNATLW 4-1 @ATLW  7411011110025108693964%14418-1611 Strikeouts
    CHNHOUW 7-1 vs HOUW  7411131100026107674063%15120-1911 Strikeouts
    CHNMILL 1-3 vs MILL  7732001010028104713368%15420-2110 Strikeouts
    CHNATLL 1-5 @ATLL  5.2444041320126101594258%22236-4813 Strikeouts, Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
    CHNCHAW 7-0 @CHAWSHO920002800030108654360%22236-48Complete game/Shutout, 2-hitter
    CHNARIL 4-12 vs ARI   6.1733141100030112733965%16824-2811 Strikeouts
    CHNSFNW 8-4 @SFNW  7643101000028108753369%22236-4810 Strikeouts
    OAKHOUW 8-2 @HOUW  8622111000031114744065%22236-4810 Strikeouts
    OAKTEXL 1-6 vs TEX   8400001000027114793569%22035-4710 Strikeouts
    Batting Feats and Milestones for Jeff Samardzija
    Game DateTeamOppResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPC-G#Notes
    CHNFLOL 2-3 vs FLO000000000000000011st career game
    CHNMILL 2-3 @MIL1110011000000100461st career hit, 1st career home run, 1st career RBI

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