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Current Status
Free Agent since 2017-03-20 * Definition of FA
High Level
Proper Name
John William Danks
Stat Years
2003-2016  [mlb] 2007-2016
Height/Weight
6-2 / 190
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
P (346)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1985-04-15 in Austin, Texas   [34.310]
Death
High School
Round Rock (Round Rock,TX)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Texas Rangers in Round #1 (#9 overall) of the 2003 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Randy Taylor
MLB Debut
2007-04-08 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.358)
Service Time
9.041 (2016)
Organizations
CHA [10] TEX [4]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 37263 ... retro id: dankj001 ... mlbam id: 433579
Relations
Brother of Jordan Danks
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    2003Arizona Rangers ArizRktex-181---100.69530002013.063104221000.774.150.002.7715.232.085.501.000
    2003Spokane IndiansNwstA-tex-181---028.53550000012.212121207130001.508.530.004.979.248.531.86.000
    2003Minor Totals: TEXbyYearRk/A-----182---124.641080002025.7181513011351001.156.430.003.9312.505.363.18.333
    2004Clinton LumberKingsMidwAtex32192---322.171480026049.2381712414641011.056.890.722.5411.603.084.57.600
    2004Stockton PortsCalifA+tex32192---145.2413130000055.0623832526483011.6010.150.824.257.856.221.85.200
    2004Minor Totals: TEXbyYearA+/A----192---463.80272100260104.710055449401124021.348.640.783.459.674.752.80.400
    2005Bakersfield BlazeCalifA+tex-203---332.5010100000057.2501816516531021.147.800.782.508.272.813.31.500
    2005Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex35203---4105.4918170001098.111766601234853051.5410.711.103.117.786.042.50.286
    2005Minor Totals: TEXbyYearA+/AA----202---7134.38282700010156.0167847617501384071.399.630.982.887.964.852.76.350
    2006Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex15214---544.1513130000069.17438321122823001.389.611.432.8610.644.933.73.556
    2006Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex20214---454.3314130001070.26743341134722001.438.531.404.339.175.482.12.444
    2006Minor Totals: TEXbyYearAA/AAA----212---994.24272600010140.0141816622561545001.419.061.413.609.905.212.75.500
    2007Chicago White SoxALMLBcha50225Log - Sp - Ext - Perf6135.50262600000139.0160928528541093041.5410.361.813.507.065.962.02.316
    2007MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf6135.50262600000139.0160928528541093041.5410.361.813.507.065.962.02.316
    2008Chicago White SoxALMLBcha50236Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1293.32333300000195.0182747215571597041.238.400.692.637.343.422.79.571
    2008MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1293.32333300000195.0182747215571597041.238.400.692.637.343.422.79.571
    2009Chicago White SoxALMLBcha50247Log - Sp - Ext - Perf13113.77323210000200.1184898428731491001.288.271.263.286.694.002.04.542
    2009MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf13113.78323210000200.3184898428731491001.288.281.263.286.704.002.04.542
    2010Chicago White SoxALMLBcha50258Log - Sp - Ext - Perf15113.72323211000213.0189938818701622101.227.990.762.966.853.932.31.577
    2010MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf15113.72323211000213.0189938818701622101.227.990.762.966.853.932.31.577
    2011Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha-269---102.0022000009.09222260001.229.002.002.006.002.003.001.000
    2011Chicago White SoxALMLBcha50269Log - Sp - Ext - Perf8124.33272721000170.1182898219461356071.349.621.002.437.134.702.93.400
    2011Minor Totals: CHAbyYearAAA----261---102.0022000009.09222260001.229.002.002.006.002.003.001.000
    2011MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf8124.34272721000170.3182898219461356071.349.631.012.437.144.712.93.400
    2012Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha-2710---002.2511000004.04310110001.259.000.002.252.256.751.00.000
    2012Chicago White SoxALMLBcha502710Log - Sp - Ext - Perf345.70990000053.2573534723305011.499.561.173.865.035.871.30.429
    2012Minor Totals: CHAbyYearAAA----271---002.2511000004.04310110001.259.000.002.252.256.751.00.000
    2012MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf345.75990000053.7573534723305011.509.641.183.895.085.921.30.429
    2013Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-2811---102.5711000007.05221110000.866.431.291.291.292.571.001.000
    2013Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha512811---103.45330000015.21386112140021.607.470.576.898.044.601.171.000
    2013Chicago White SoxALMLBcha502811Log - Sp - Ext - Perf4144.75222200000138.115181732827893041.299.821.821.765.795.273.30.222
    2013Minor Totals: CHAbyYearAA/AAA----282---203.24440000022.718108213150021.407.300.815.276.084.051.151.000
    2013MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf4144.76222200000138.315181732827893041.299.841.821.765.805.283.30.222
    2014Chicago White SoxALMLBcha502912Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11114.74323200000193.220510610225741297091.449.531.163.445.994.931.74.500
    2014MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11114.75323200000193.720510610225741297091.449.551.163.456.014.941.74.500
    2015Chicago White SoxALMLBcha503013Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7154.71303021000177.21951049324561248131.419.881.222.846.285.272.21.318
    2015MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7154.72303021000177.71951049324561248131.429.901.222.846.305.282.21.318
    2016Chicago White SoxALMLBcha503114Log - Sp - Ext - Perf047.25440000022.1282018511161001.7511.282.014.436.458.061.45.000
    2016MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf047.33440000022.3282018511161001.7611.402.044.486.528.141.45.000
    MLB Totals (10 yrs)791044.38247247630001,503.315337837311974911102432321.359.181.182.946.604.692.24.432
    American League Totals (10 yrs)791044.38247247630001,503.315337837311974911102432321.359.181.182.946.604.692.24.432
    Minor League Totals24304.099989002100462.045725021052173461140111.368.901.013.378.984.872.66.444
    Minor: Rk Totals100.69530002013.063104221000.774.150.002.7715.232.085.501.000
    Minor: A- Totals028.85550000012.712121207130001.568.850.005.169.598.851.86.000
    Minor: A Totals322.201480026049.7381712414641011.066.950.732.5611.713.114.57.600
    Minor: A+ Totals473.85232300000112.7112564810421014031.378.980.803.378.104.492.40.364
    Minor: AA Totals10144.86323100010174.71961069424571686051.4510.131.242.948.685.482.95.417
    Minor: AAA Totals653.9120190001099.39356431449932021.438.451.274.458.455.091.90.545
    Chicago White Sox Totals (10 yrs)791044.38247247630001,503.315337837311974911102432321.359.181.182.946.604.692.24.432
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    2007Chicago White SoxALMLBcha5022pL-S-E-P112000000000200000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    2008Chicago White SoxALMLBcha5023pL-S-E-P236010000001200001.167.286.167.453710.167.000.25014.2928.572.000.00.000.0
    2009Chicago White SoxALMLBcha5024pL-S-E-P312000000000101000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    2010Chicago White SoxALMLBcha5025pL-S-E-P413000000000100000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    2011Chicago White SoxALMLBcha5026pL-S-E-P513000000000000000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2012Chicago White SoxALMLBcha5027pL-S-E-P693000000000000000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2013Chicago White SoxALMLBcha5028pL-S-E-P7222000000000102000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.00.000.0
    2014Chicago White SoxALMLBcha5029pL-S-E-P8323010000000100000.333.333.333.666310.000.000.5000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (8 yrs)7024020000001803001.083.120.083.2032820.042.000.1253.5728.578.000.00.000.0
    American League Totals (8 yrs)7024020000001803001.083.120.083.2032820.042.000.1253.5728.578.000.00.000.0
    Chicago White Sox Totals (8 yrs)7024020000001803001.083.120.083.2032820.042.000.1253.5728.578.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    2003Arizona Rangers ArizRk18P500.0001010.0000.000.008.9100.014
    2003Spokane IndiansNwstA-18P500.00200221.0000.400.006.6100.09
    2004Clinton LumberKingsMidwA19P1400.01601771.0000.500.0010.1100.012
    2004Stockton PortsCalifA+19P1300.056201311.8460.800.009.3100.015
    2005Bakersfield BlazeCalifA+20P1000.03100013131.0001.300.007.1100.018
    2005Frisco RoughRidersTexAA20P1800.0417122221.9551.200.0012.9100.08
    2006Frisco RoughRidersTexAA21P1300.0115311916.8421.200.009.3100.013
    2006Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAA21P1400.0210301512.8000.900.009.7100.013
    2007Chicago White SoxALMLB22P2626139.0517112322.9570.800.1616.0100.012
    2008Chicago White SoxALMLB23P3333195.012280140401.0001.200.2120.2100.07
    2009Chicago White SoxALMLB24P3232200.1733214240.9521.300.2019.8100.08
    2010Chi White SoxALMLB25P3232213.05350440401.0001.300.1919.8100.08
    2011Charlotte KnightsILAAA26P200.01100221.0001.000.001.4100.026
    2011Chi White SoxALMLB26p2727170.14300134341.0001.300.2016.7100.09
    2012Charlotte KnightsILAAA27P100.00100111.0001.000.000.7100.029
    2012Chi White SoxALMLB27P9953.2313301916.8421.800.305.6100.019
    2013Birmingham BaronsSouAA28P100.01100221.0002.000.000.7100.027
    2013Charlotte KnightsILAAA28P300.03201551.0001.700.002.1100.025
    2013Chi White SoxALMLB28P2222138.18130121211.0001.000.1513.6100.013
    2014Chi White SoxALMLB29P3232193.2424102928.9660.900.1419.8100.09
    2015Chi White SoxALMLB30P3030177.2620312926.8970.900.1518.5100.09
    2016Chi White SoxALMLB31P4422.11301441.0001.000.182.5100.023
    MLB Totals - (p)2472471,501552161011281271.9641.100.180.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)2000614312320.8701.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)3200633434339.9071.200.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)2300816202624.9231.000.000.00.00
    A Totals - (P)14001601771.0000.500.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (P)5000200221.0000.400.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (P)500001010.0000.000.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    2003Minor10----------
    2004Minor27----------
    2005Minor28----------
    2006Minor27----------
    2007MLB26----------
    2008MLB33----------
    2009MLB32----------
    2010MLB32----------
    2011MLB27----------
    2011Minor2----------
    2012MLB9----------
    2012Minor1----------
    2013MLB22----------
    2013Minor4----------
    2014MLB32----------
    2015MLB30----------
    2016MLB4----------
    Totals346----------