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Marcus StromanTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Toronto Blue Jays MLB Years: 2014-2018
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Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-135, DH-1Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMarcus Earl Stroman
Height5-9Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 1,1991 [26.356]PlaceStony Brook,New York
High SchoolPatchogue-Medford (Patchogue,NY)
CollegeDuke University (Durham,NC)

DraftedSelected by the Toronto Blue Jays [Team Picks] in the 1st round (22nd overall) of the 2012 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Washington Nationals [Team Picks] in the 18th round (532nd overall) of the 2009 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$1,800,000Signing ScoutsJohn HendricksService Time3.148 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2013-MLB-#98 ... 2013-TOR-#3 ... 2014-MLB-#55 ... 2014-TOR-#2
MLB DebutMay 4,2014 [23.003]
OrganizationsTOR [7] Awards9Awards Voting1-2
TBC Player ID148577Retrosheet IDstrom001MLBAM ID573186
Pitch Repertoire 2-Seam Fastball (39.62%) -- Fastball (18.63%) -- Slider (14.41%) -- Cutter (12.28%) -- Curveball (8.96%) -- Changeup (6.08%) -- Automatic Ball (0.01%)
Fastball Velocity [2018] - 91.59 - [2017] - 93.30 - [2016] - 92.33 - [2015] - 91.89 - [2014] - 93.58
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts54Walks74Hittable60SO/BB73vsPower60Hitting0Durability62Team.508Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2010DukeACCNCAA-1Fr7S/R19645.3117512100357.2573634725646001.428.901.093.909.992.56.600-
2011DukeACCNCAA-1So7S/R20342.801789000464.0592120121907201.248.250.142.9412.594.29.429-
2012DukeACCNCAA-1Jr7ST21652.3914140100098.08331265261362001.117.620.462.3912.495.23.545-
2012Vancouver CanadiansNwstA-tor21Rel21103.18707002011.085403150000.976.35--2.3811.915.001.000-
2012New Hampshire Fisher CatsEastAAtor26Rel21203.3880800008.08331681001.759.001.136.759.001.331.000-
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0303.2615015002019.0168719231001.297.450.474.1910.712.561.000-
2013New Hampshire Fisher CatsEastAAtorST22953.30202000000111.299484113271294001.137.981.052.1810.404.78.643-
2014Buffalo BisonsILAAAtor33ST23243.03770100035.232141219450001.158.070.252.2711.365.00.333-
2014Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor54S/R231163.65262061111130.212556537281119131.178.610.481.937.653.96.6472.84
2015Lansing LugnutsMidwAtor15ST24000.0011000004.20000171000.21----1.9313.507.00--
2015Buffalo BisonsILAAAtor54ST240112.0011000003.08440450004.0024.00--12.0015.001.25.000-
2015Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0014.7022000007.284405121001.709.39--5.8714.092.40.000-
2015Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor6ST24401.67440000027.0205526182110.966.670.672.006.003.001.0003.54
2016Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor6ST259104.37323200000204.02091049921541669141.299.220.932.387.323.07.4743.71
2017Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor6ST261393.09333302000201.0201826921621643161.319.000.942.787.342.65.5913.90
2018Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtorST27017.98330000014.2181313110160101.9111.050.616.149.821.60.0000.75
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter37263.73989263111576.057326023952160475235141.278.930.812.497.402.97.5870.43
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter14103.304429151020172.0155746415502096001.188.000.772.5810.794.18.583-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter253.72880100038.2401816113500001.379.310.233.0311.643.85.286-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1153.31282080000119.2107514414331375001.178.051.052.4810.304.15.688-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0011000004.20000171000.21----1.9313.507.00--
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter103.18707002011.085403150000.976.35--2.3811.915.001.000-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter15133.274827212007219.11998880137229015201.238.140.532.9511.864.03.536-
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter37263.73989263111576.057326023952160475235141.278.930.812.497.402.97.587-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14103.73373521000220.0218999120611819251.278.930.812.497.402.97.5830.43
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings18133.305637191030220.0196938119632648001.188.000.772.5810.794.18.581-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2010DukeACCNCAA-1Fr7p19491662644102220113162931104.265.339.386.7256414187.309.121.265.3248.5615.511.811.0783.0031.82
2011DukeACCNCAA-1So7p2039120193092015123112323103.250.321.358.6794311137.306.108.275.3038.0316.792.090.000.0036.67
2012DukeACCNCAA-1Jr7p21915420000211400000.133.188.133.3212016.182.000.133.1546.2525.004.000.000.000.00
2016Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor6p2525100000000000100.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2017Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor6p2637221011000400000.286.286.8571.143627.500.571.571.4590.0057.140.0014.297.00100.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter512321011000400100.167.154.500.6546213.125.333.333.0000.0030.770.007.6912.00100.00
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter973014976194235257285654207.252.324.362.68610925340.302.110.262.0008.2416.472.000.59150.5032.89
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter512321011000400100.167.154.500.6546213.125.333.333.0000.0030.770.007.6912.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16238997653203232000130003200.167.154.500.65419465421.125.333.333.0000.0030.770.007.6912.00100.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2012Vancouver Canadians NwstA-tor21P7--13--441.0000.57------7100.09.2
2012New Hampshire Fisher Cats EastAAtor21P8---4--441.0000.50------8100.05.6
2013New Hampshire Fisher Cats EastAAtor22P20--6101-1716.9410.80------20100.014.3
2014Buffalo Bisons ILAAAtor23P7--25--771.0001.00------7100.04.9
2014Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor23P2620130719--26261.0001.000.204180.0-26100.016.0
2014Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor23DH1---------------263.80.6
2015Lansing Lugnuts MidwAtor24P1--1---111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2015Buffalo Bisons ILAAAtor24P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2016Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor25P32322041229424541.9111.280.2013572.2-32100.019.8
2017Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor26P3333201937164746.9791.390.2310566.7-33100.020.4
MLB Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P9185535288558118113.9581.240.21271171.1-910.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P8--26--881.0001.00------80.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P28--6141-2120.9520.71------280.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P7--13--441.0000.57------70.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2012Vancouver Canadians NwstA-tor217----------
2012New Hampshire Fisher Cats EastAAtor218----------
2013New Hampshire Fisher Cats EastAAtor2220----------
2014Buffalo Bisons ILAAAtor237----------
2014Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor2326---------1
2015Lansing Lugnuts MidwAtor241----------
2015Buffalo Bisons ILAAAtor241----------
2016Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor2532----------
2017Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor2633----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2010Orleans FirebirdsCape Cod LeagueCollege19100.001511400101025.010000332200.523.600.001.0811.5210.670.001.000
2011Orleans FirebirdsCape Cod LeagueCollege20000.0021100006.0100038000.671.500.004.5012.002.670.00.000
2013Salt River RaftersArizona Fall LgMinor22123.09909001011.28440313000.986.170.002.3110.034.333.09.333
2013Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB22000.0020200114.0000012000.250.000.002.254.502.000.00.000
2014Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB230013.09514000011.0211616449002.2717.183.273.277.362.2513.09.000
2015Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB24000.0022000004.1410024101.468.310.004.158.312.002.08.000
2015Toronto Blue JaysDiv SeriesMLB24003.46220000013.011651390001.087.620.692.086.233.004.15.000
2015Toronto Blue JaysChamp. SeriesMLB24105.6811000006.111440111001.9715.630.001.421.421.005.681.000
2016Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB25101.98440000013.210331012000.766.590.660.007.9001.981.000
2016Toronto Blue JaysChamp. SeriesMLB25016.7511000005.13442351001.185.063.385.068.441.676.75.000
2017Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB26001.0433000008.2911008101.109.350.000.008.3101.04.000
2018Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB27003.6822000007.1843217001.279.822.451.238.597.004.91.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs123.09909001011.78440313000.946.170.002.3110.034.333.09.333
Cape Cod League Totals - 2 yrs100.001721500101031.011000640200.553.190.001.7411.616.670.001.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 6 yrs104.2218126001149.05225237842201.229.551.291.477.715.254.591.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs003.46220000013.01165139001.087.620.692.086.233.004.15.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs116.17220000011.71488246201.5410.801.543.094.631.506.17.500

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2010Orleans FirebirdsCape Cod LeagueCollege19717020002001700000.118.167.118.2852018.200.000.0595.5638.897.000.000.000.00
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs717020002001700000.118.167.118.2852018.200.000.0595.5638.897.000.000.000.00

Awards [9]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
20102nd Team College Freshman All-American (UT) ... Atlantic Coast Conference Freshman of the Year2
20123rd Team College All-American (SP) ... Atlantic Coast Conference All-Conference (SP)2
2014MLB All-Rookie Team (SP) ... MLB All-Rookie Team (Baseball America) (SP)2
2017American League Gold Glove (P) ... World Baseball Classic All-Star (P) ... World Baseball Classic MVP3

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-02-15SPToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($6.5m) [Lost arbitration case] Asked for $6.9m26.290Team Roster on 2018-02-15
2017-02-13SPToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($3.4m) [Won arbitration]25.288Team Roster on 2017-02-13
2015-09-11SPToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL24.133Team Roster on 2015-09-11
2015-04-05PToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Torn ACL, left knee23.340Team Roster on 2015-04-05
2014-09-21PToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveReinstated from suspension23.143Team Roster on 2014-09-21
2014-09-17PToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YRestrictedOff-RosterSuspended 5 games for intentionally throwing at Caleb Joseph23.139Team Roster on 2014-09-17
2014-05-31PToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Buffalo (AAA)23.030Team Roster on 2014-05-31
2014-05-20PToronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Buffalo (AAA)23.019Team Roster on 2014-05-20
2014-05-04PToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors23.003Team Roster on 2014-05-04
2014-05-03PToronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Buffalo (AAA)23.002Team Roster on 2014-05-03
2014-04-12PToronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Buffalo (AAA)22.347Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2013-05-20PToronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)-Minors--Reinstated from suspension22.019Team Roster on 2013-05-20
2012-08-28PToronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)-RestrictedOff-RosterSuspended 50 games for violating minor league drug policy21.119Team Roster on 2012-08-28
2012-08-03PToronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to New Hampshire (AA)21.094Team Roster on 2012-08-03
2012-07-12PToronto Blue JaysVancouver (A-)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Vancouver (A-)21.072Team Roster on 2012-07-12
2012-07-03PToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned out of draft21.063Team Roster on 2012-07-03
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2012Toronto Blue Jays-211,800,000-------1,800,000Signing Bonus out of 2012 Draft (1st round - 22nd overall)
2014Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll23500,000-79450-3,256,497500,0002,300,000
2015Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll24514,7001.14867126263,571,283507,5002,814,700
2016Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll25515,9002.14866032273,498,245507,5003,330,600
2017Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll263,400,0003.14831816653,651,709535,0006,730,6002017-02-13 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($3.4m) [Won arbitration]
2018Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll276,500,000-179778++4,360,045545,00013,230,6002018-02-15 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($6.5m) [Lost arbitration case] Asked for $6.9m
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red