Sponsoring a Page is a way of supporting The Baseball Cube. Put your name/site/message on your favorite player page!
"Serving Baseball Statistics Since 2003"
Home >> Players >> MLB >> C >> Joba Chamberlain >> Transactions and Salaries

Joba Chamberlain Pr mlb-3#1AW-3WS-1

+ TBD Status: R


Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts69Walks47Hittable61SO/BB57vsPower61Hitting0Durability57Team.557Ratings ExplainedBuy
Biography Data
Positions: P-428
Proper Name: Justin Louis Chamberlain
Born: September 23, 1985 (32.031)
Place Lincoln, Nebraska
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 225 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Lincoln Northeast (Lincoln,NE)
College: University of Nebraska , University of Nebraska-Kearney
Drafted: 2006 -- 1st round (41st overall) by New York Yankees (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:August 7,2007 (21.318)
Service Time:8.106 (2016)
TBC Player ID:55449
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2017-10-06 - Announced retirement More
Prospect Ranks:[2008]MLB #3 NYA #1 [2007]MLB #75 NYA #4
Recent Contract:Signed to Minor League Contract by Milwaukee Brewers (2017-01-18)
Organizations:NYA, DET, KCA, TOR, CLE
Signed by:Steve Lemke
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (53.62%) -- Slider (32.40%) -- Curveball (12.86%) -- Changeup (0.85%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (0.26%) -- Cutter (0.02%)
Fastball Velocity: [2016] - 93.43 - [2015] - 93.8 - [2014] - 93.41 - [2013] - 94.63 - [2012] - 94.66 - [2011] - 94.28 - [2010] - 94.61


Please help support The Baseball Cube by sponsoring the Joba Chamberlain player pages for $10 for a year.
  • TBC has captured daily player movement for all MLB and Minor League players since May of 2012 and these low level player movement details are displayed below. Transactions prior to this date are mostly for Major Leaguers and involve change of teams only.
  • This page is therefore separated into two sections. Before May 2012 and after May 2012.
  • Clicking on date will show roster for that team as it was on that date. Clicking on current team shows current team's roster.
  • TBC has complete draft information since 1965.
  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2017MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2017-10-06RPRMLBAnnounced retirement---
    2017-03-21RPFAMLBReleased by Brewers---
    2017-01-18Milwaukee BrewersRPMinorsMilwaukee BrewersMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2016
    2016-07-11RPFAMLBReleased by Indians---
    2016-07-05Cleveland IndiansRPDFACleveland IndiansMLBDesignated for Assignment---
    2016-06-09Cleveland IndiansRPActive-MLBCleveland IndiansMLBActivated from DL40man
    2016-05-24Cleveland IndiansRPDL-15Cleveland IndiansMLBDL-15 Strained left intercostal40man
    2016-04-04Cleveland IndiansRPActive-MLBCleveland IndiansMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2015
    2015-12-02Cleveland IndiansRPMinorsCleveland IndiansMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2015-10-30RPFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2015-10-27Kansas City RoyalsRPDFAKansas City RoyalsMLBDesignated for Assignment---
    2015-09-08Kansas City RoyalsRPActive-MLBKansas City RoyalsMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2015-08-19Kansas City RoyalsRPMinorsOmahaAAAAssigned to Omaha (AAA)---
    2015-08-17Kansas City RoyalsRPMinorsKansas City RoyalsMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2015-08-15RPFAMLBReleased by Blue Jays---
    2015-07-27Toronto Blue JaysRPMinorsBuffaloAAAAssigned to Buffalo (AAA)---
    2015-07-23Toronto Blue JaysRPMinorsDunedinA+Assigned to Dunedin (A+)---
    2015-07-22Toronto Blue JaysRPMinorsToronto Blue JaysMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2015-07-11RPFAMLBReleased by Tigers---
    2015-07-03Detroit TigersRPDFADetroit TigersMLBDesignated for Assignment---
    2015-02-25Detroit TigersRPActive-MLBDetroit TigersMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($1m) [Free Agent] $0.5m in incentives40man
    2014
    2014-10-31RPFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2013
    2013-12-14Detroit TigersRPActive-MLBDetroit TigersMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($2.5m) [Free Agent]40man
    2013-10-31RPFAMLBDeclared free agency---
    2013-05-28New York YankeesRPActive-MLBNew York YankeesMLBActivated from DL40man
    2013-05-15New York YankeesRPDL-15Scranton/Wilkes-BarreAAAAssigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA) for rehab40man
    2013-05-02New York YankeesRPDL-15New York YankeesMLBDL-15 Strained right oblique40man
    2013-01-17New York YankeesRPActive-MLBNew York YankeesMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($1.875m) [Avoids arbitration]40man
    2012
    2012-07-31New York YankeesRPActive-MLBNew York YankeesMLBActivated from DL40man
    2012-07-29New York YankeesPDL-60TrentonAAAssigned to Trenton (AA) for rehab---
    2012-07-20New York YankeesPDL-60TampaA+Assigned to Tampa (A+) for rehab---
    2012-07-10New York YankeesPDL-60Gulf Coast YankeesRkAssigned to GCL Yankees (Rk) for rehab---
    2012-05-07New York YankeesPDL-60New York YankeesMLBTransferred to 60-day DL40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by New York Yankees in 1st round (41st overall) of 2006 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2016Cleveland Indians$ 1,000,0004572149$ 507,500$ 3,498,245
    2015Detroit Tigers$ 1,000,0004791846$ 507,500$ 3,571,2832015-02-25 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($1m) [Free Agent] $0.5m in incentives
    2015Kansas City Royals$ 1,000,0004792546$ 507,500$ 3,571,2832015-02-25 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($1m) [Free Agent] $0.5m in incentives
    2014Detroit Tigers$ 2,500,0003351663$ 500,000$ 3,256,497
    2013New York Yankees$ 1,875,0003602161$ 490,000$ 3,021,5312013-12-14 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($2.5m) [Free Agent]
    2013-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($1.875m) [Avoids arbitration]
    2012New York Yankees$ 1,675,0003522062$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2011New York Yankees$ 1,400,0003801758$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010New York Yankees$ 487,9755152343$ 400,000$ 2,812,412
    2009New York Yankees$ 432,5755582331$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008New York Yankees$ 390,000753470$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2007New York Yankees$ 380,000737490$ 380,000$ 2,459,737

    Links to other sites

    MLB.Com - Joba Chamberlain @ Razzball


    About Us  |  Correct this Page  |  Site Map  |  Data Coverage  |  Support TBC | Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

    Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

    Please Support The Baseball Cube.

    PayPal Me