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Jesse Chavez

+ Toronto Blue Jays Status: Active (MLB)


Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts61Walks58Hittable37SO/BB65vsPower37Hitting0Durability65Team.504Ratings ExplainedBuy
Biography Data
Positions: P-541
Proper Name: Jesse David Chavez
Born: August 21, 1983 (32.281)
Place Riverside, California
Height/Weight: 6-2 / 153 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: A.B. Miller (Fontana,CA)
College: Riverside Community College
Drafted: 2002 -- 42nd round (1252nd overall) by Texas Rangers (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:August 27,2008 (25.006)
Service Time:5.108 (2015)
TBC Player ID:42932
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2016-05-18 - Toronto Blue Jays - Suspended 3 games for hitting Prince Fielder with a pitch More
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($4m) [Wins arbitration] by Toronto Blue Jays (2016-02-07)
Organizations:TEX, PIT, ATL, KCA, OAK, TOR
Signed by:Steven Flores
Pitch Repertoire Cutter (28.95%) -- Fastball (27.45%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (15.89%) -- Changeup (15.19%) -- Curveball (10.44%) -- Slider (2.09%)
Fastball Velocity: [2016] - 93.2 - [2015] - 91.28 - [2014] - 91.24 - [2013] - 92.53 - [2012] - 92.69 - [2011] - 92.62 - [2010] - 94.54


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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2016MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2016-05-18Toronto Blue JaysRPActive-MLBToronto Blue JaysMLBSuspended 3 games for hitting Prince Fielder with a pitch40man
    2016-02-07Toronto Blue JaysRPActive-MLBToronto Blue JaysMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($4m) [Wins arbitration]40man
    2015
    2015-11-22Toronto Blue JaysSPActive-MLBToronto Blue JaysMLBTraded from Atheltics to Blue Jays for Liam Hendriks40man
    2015-11-04Oakland AthleticsSPActive-MLBOakland AthleticsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2015-09-18Oakland AthleticsSPDL-60Oakland AthleticsMLBDL-60 Fractured rib---
    2015-01-13Oakland AthleticsSPActive-MLBOakland AthleticsMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($2.15m) Avoiding arbitration40man
    2014
    2014-01-09Oakland AthleticsRPActive-MLBOakland AthleticsMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($0.775m) Avoiding arbitration40man
    2013
    2013-05-10Oakland AthleticsRPActive-MLBOakland AthleticsMLBRecalled from Sacramento (AAA)40man
    2013-04-29Oakland AthleticsRPMinorsSacramentoAAAOptioned to Sacramento (AAA)40man
    2013-04-20Oakland AthleticsRPActive-MLBOakland AthleticsMLBRecalled from Sacramento (AAA)40man
    2013-03-11Oakland AthleticsRPMinorsSacramentoAAAOptioned to Sacramento (AAA)40man
    2012
    2012-09-10Oakland AthleticsRPActive-MLBOakland AthleticsMLBRecalled from Sacramento (AAA)40man
    2012-08-26Oakland AthleticsPMinorsSacramentoAAAOptioned to Sacramento (AAA)40man
    2012-08-24Oakland AthleticsPActive-MLBOakland AthleticsMLBTraded from Blue Jays to Athletics for cash40man
    2012-08-06Toronto Blue JaysPDFALas VegasAAADesignated for assignment---
    2012-08-06Toronto Blue JaysRPMinorsLas VegasAAAOutrighted to Las Vegas (AAA)---
    2012-08-05Toronto Blue JaysRPMinorsLas VegasAAAOptioned to Las Vegas (AAA)40man
    2012-08-04Toronto Blue JaysRPActive-MLBToronto Blue JaysMLBRecalled from Las Vegas (AAA)40man
    2012-07-15Toronto Blue JaysRPMinorsLas VegasAAAOptioned to Las Vegas (AAA)40man
    2012-06-19Toronto Blue JaysRPActive-MLBToronto Blue JaysMLBRecalled from Las Vegas (AAA)40man
    2012-06-06Toronto Blue JaysRPMinorsLas VegasAAAOptioned to Las Vegas (AAA)40man
    2012-05-27Toronto Blue JaysRPActive-MLBToronto Blue JaysMLBContract purchased from Las Vegas (AAA)40man
    2011
    2011-02-18Kansas City RoyalsKansas City RoyalsMLB---
    2010
    2010-02-24Atlanta BravesAtlanta BravesMLB---
    2009
    2009-03-11Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh PiratesMLB---
    2008
    2008-08-27Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh PiratesMLB---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Claimed off waivers by Blue Jays from Royals
    Traded by Braves with Gregor Blanco and Tim Collins to Royals for Kyle Farnsworth and Rick Ankiel
    Traded by Rays to Braves for Rafael Soriano
    Traded by Pirates to Rays for Akinori Iwamura
    Traded by Pirates to Rangers for Kip Wells
    signed
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Texas Rangers in 42nd round (1252nd overall) of 2002 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Chicago Cubs in 39th round (1158th overall) of 2001 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2016Toronto Blue Jays$ 4,000,0002771069$ 507,500$ 4,325,6902016-02-07 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($4m) [Wins arbitration]
    2015Oakland Athletics$ 2,150,0003851058$ 507,500$ 3,571,2832015-01-13 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($2.15m) Avoiding arbitration
    2014Oakland Athletics$ 775,0004862247$ 500,000$ 3,256,4972014-01-09 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($0.775m) Avoiding arbitration
    2013Oakland Athletics$ 490,000775340$ 490,000$ 3,021,531
    2012Oakland Athletics$ 480,000760350$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2012Toronto Blue Jays$ 480,000760410$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2011Kansas City Royals$ 414,000789250$ 414,000$ 2,722,6072011-02-18 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2011-2011 ($0.414m)
    2010Atlanta Braves$ 415,0006212531$ 400,000$ 2,812,4122010-02-24 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($0.415m)
    2010Kansas City Royals$ 415,0006212531$ 400,000$ 2,812,4122010-02-24 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($0.415m)
    2009Pittsburgh Pirates$ 402,0007032613$ 400,000$ 2,746,7922009-03-11 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($0.402m)
    2008Pittsburgh Pirates$ 390,000753410$ 390,000$ 2,696,2522008-08-27 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2008-2008 ($0.39m) Contract purchased from minors

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