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J.P. ArencibiaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2016 MLB Years: 2010-2015
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsC-842, 1B-121, DH-31, P-2, 3B-1Position when DraftedC/1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJonathan Paul Arencibia
Height6-1Weight210BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 5,1986 [32.109]PlaceMiami,Florida
High SchoolWestminster Christian (Miami,FL)
CollegeUniversity of Tennessee (Knoxville,TN)

DraftedSelected by the Toronto Blue Jays [Team Picks] in the 1st round (21st overall) of the 2007 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Seattle Mariners [Team Picks] in the 17th round (513rd overall) of the 2004 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$1,327,500Signing ScoutsMatt BriggsService Time4.052 (2015)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2008-TOR-#4 ... 2009-MLB-#43 ... 2009-TOR-#2 ... 2010-TOR-#2 ... 2011-TOR-#7
MLB DebutAugust 7,2010 [24.214]
OrganizationsTOR [7] TBA [2] PHI [1] TEX [1] Awards7
TBC Player ID45870Retrosheet IDarenj001MLBAM ID450317
Pitch Repertoire Knuckleball (100.00%)
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed26Power92Contact27XBH87RBIs89Runs74Hitting54Durability58Team.505Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2005TennesseeSECNCAA-1Fr44c19672835491161147100243734107.322.379.534.91315131315.330.212.297.3937.6211.751.544.4420.2134.07
2006TennesseeSECNCAA-1So44c205521644761701152002030102705.352.419.5831.00212628255.357.231.324.4237.8411.761.504.3119.6436.84
2007TennesseeSECNCAA-1Jr44c21521914763151842203338110303.330.450.545.99510424238.372.215.398.43213.8715.971.153.3623.8838.10
2007Auburn DoubledaysNYPLA-tor-c2163228315817132500145650213.254.309.377.6868621249.322.123.184.3025.6222.494.001.2076.0036.21
2008Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+tor-c22592483878220136200114610229.315.344.560.90413935262.340.245.290.3834.2017.564.184.9619.0844.87
2008New Hampshire Fisher CatsEastAAtor-c2267262327414014430075520407.282.302.496.79813028275.305.214.240.3402.5520.007.865.0918.7137.84
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         12651070152360271050018101306216.298.322.527.84926963537.322.229.265.3613.3518.815.615.0318.8941.45
2009Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAtor44c231164666711032121750126114602011.236.284.444.72820754500.267.208.262.3145.2022.804.384.2022.1949.09
2010Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAtor44c24104412761243613285003885306113.301.359.626.98525869459.306.325.417.4178.2818.522.246.9712.8855.65
2010Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor9c2411353510240021100000.143.189.343.53212337.136.200.257.2335.4129.735.505.4117.5060.00
2011Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor9c2512944347972042378113613340336.219.282.438.72019447486.255.219.300.3117.4127.373.694.7319.2648.45
2012Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+tor-2615011000001000000.200.333.400.733216.200.200.400.32516.670.000.000.000.00100.00
2012Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor9c2610234745811601856101810831314.233.275.435.71015134372.281.202.256.3044.8429.036.004.8419.2841.98
2013Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor9c2713847445921802155021814830208.194.227.365.59217339497.231.171.205.2593.6229.788.224.2322.5742.39
2014Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtex10c-1b2848190315380144110105320134.279.320.542.86210322203.315.263.321.3704.9326.115.306.9013.5741.51
2014Texas RangersALMLBtex7c-1b2863203203690103500106270206.177.239.369.6087519222.195.192.241.2704.5027.936.204.5020.3052.78
2015Durham BullsILAAAtba161b299938452871702265001512530307.227.259.443.70217039405.271.216.255.3003.7030.868.335.4317.4544.83
2015Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba40c292471922306170012200101.310.315.606.92143973.364.296.310.3881.3730.1422.008.2211.8340.91
2016Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi9c3012483820120001100005.167.167.271.43813348.194.104.104.1850.0022.920.002.0848.0037.50
2016Durham BullsILAAAtba16c3078309347814015471199350105.252.284.443.72713729324.312.191.220.3102.7828.7010.334.6320.6037.18
2016Totals for IL-IL         9035737861601649119104501010.241.269.420.68915032372.294.179.204.2942.4227.9611.564.3022.3137.21
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter467157316933367480245238548417111425.212.258.412.6706481511687.248.200.254.0005.0428.695.694.7419.6645.35
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter647255236467116331354452213163827021764.263.304.488.79212453012731.298.225.276.0004.8023.364.874.9418.9044.86
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter45718092634601092105315229848119013445.254.298.491.7898882161939.287.237.291.0005.0524.814.915.4217.2346.96
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter67262327414014430075520407.282.302.496.79813028275.305.214.240.0002.5520.007.865.0918.7137.84
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter602533879230136200124610229.312.343.557.90014136268.337.245.292.0004.4817.163.834.8519.4645.57
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter63228315817132500145650213.254.309.377.6868621249.322.123.184.0005.6222.494.001.2076.0036.21
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter17469014523048233165207710524611015.333.413.552.96538183808.350.219.333.0009.5313.001.364.0820.9136.09
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter38012991402755546419323744001018418.212.258.408.6665301231392.250.196.253.0005.3228.745.414.6020.3044.73
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter63203203690103500106270206.177.239.369.6087519222.195.192.241.0004.5027.936.204.5020.3052.78
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2471922306170012200101.310.315.606.92143973.364.296.310.0001.3730.1422.008.2211.8340.91
Average MLB - Per 162 games162546591162312885112916860419.212.258.412.67022552585.248.200.254.0005.0428.695.694.7419.6645.35
Average Minor - Per 162 games16263991168411341111133160705216.263.304.488.79231275684.298.225.276.0004.8023.364.874.9418.9044.86

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2014Texas RangersALMLBtex7Rel28000.0010100101.01000000001.009.00------0.00-3.13
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100101.01000000001.009.00------0.00-0.00
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100101.01000000001.009.00------0.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings000.002200220002200220.0220000000001.009.00------0.00-0.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2007Auburn Doubledays NYPLA-tor21C56--4664685520512.9859.14-----186388.973.7
2008Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor22C53--3653753407402.9887.58-----85989.838.4
2008New Hampshire Fisher Cats EastAAtor22C50--3133257350345.9866.90-----76774.635.2
2009Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAtor23C104--70959134781768.9837.38-802774.81411689.772.2
2010Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAtor24C94--6055166662656.9916.98-641977.11310490.465.3
2010Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor24C8763483--51511.0006.380.813260.011172.74.9
2010Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor24DH3---------------1127.31.9
2011Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor25C12211810598227264900894.9937.330.84872875.71212994.675.3
2012Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor26C94918006225741683679.9947.220.85532270.7910292.258.0
2012Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor26DH4---------------1023.92.5
2013Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor27C131115105889149116951940.9887.180.89622174.71313894.980.9
2013Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor27DH3---------------1382.21.9
2014Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex28C23--187101-198197.9958.57-11568.814847.916.0
2014Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex281B20--1301329145143.9867.15------4841.713.9
2014Texas RangersALMLBtex281B222117914413217159157.9877.140.88-----6334.913.6
2014Texas RangersALMLBtex28C2221182160721169167.9887.590.929375.036334.913.6
2014Texas RangersALMLBtex28DH16---------------6325.49.9
2014Texas RangersALMLBtex28P1-1-------------631.60.6
2015Durham Bulls ILAAAtba291B68--54934345586583.9958.57------9968.747.2
2015Durham Bulls ILAAAtba29C10--6281-7170.9867.00-4180.0-9910.16.9
2015Durham Bulls ILAAAtba29P1---------------991.00.7
2015Durham Bulls ILAAAtba293B1---------------991.00.7
2015Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba29C2318153148121-161160.9946.961.0514766.712495.814.2
2015Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba29DH1---------------244.20.6
2016Durham Bulls ILAAAtba30C42--3512232376373.9928.88-38784.4237853.829.2
2016Durham Bulls ILAAAtba301B11--812-783831.0007.55------7814.17.6
2016Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi30C10--757128382.9888.20-4544.4-1283.37.0
MLB Totals for C - 6 season(s)-   C40037033152691200241229152891.9927.230.872288373.3394000.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 5 season(s)-   DH27---------------270.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B222117914413217159157.9877.140.88-----220.00.0
MLB Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1-1-------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 5 season(s)-   C283--1989157251421712146.9887.58-2016475.8512830.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B99--76049561814809.9948.17------990.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---------------10.00.0
AA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C50--3133257350345.9866.90-----7500.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C53--3653753407402.9887.58-----8530.00.0
A- Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C56--4664685520512.9859.14-----18560.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2007Auburn Doubledays NYPLA-tor21-56---------
2008Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor22-53---------
2008New Hampshire Fisher Cats EastAAtor22-50---------
2009Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAtor23-104---------
2010Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAtor24-94---------
2010Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor24-8--------3
2011Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor25-122---------
2012Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor26-94--------4
2013Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor27-131--------3
2014Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex28-2320--------
2014Texas RangersALMLBtex2812222-------16
2015Durham Bulls ILAAAtba2911068--1-----
2015Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba29-23--------1
2016Durham Bulls ILAAAtba30-4211--------
2016Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi30-10---------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2008Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB2211000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2009Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB23612210013000300100.083.077.333.4104113.000.250.2500.0023.080.007.6912.00100.00
2010Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB241421340036000400100.190.182.619.80113322.067.429.4290.0018.180.0013.647.0075.00
2011Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB25246261020151171910201.161.250.242.49215372.205.081.1949.7226.392.711.3962.0030.00
2012Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB2618538133049101600000.245.259.528.78728754.209.283.3211.8511.116.007.4113.2553.85
2013Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB2715411018405131021310001.439.477.9021.37937944.565.463.5374.5529.556.5011.368.2050.00
2014Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB28185341140171011200002.208.222.340.56218554.250.132.1701.8522.2212.001.8553.0045.45
2015Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB29917020000000700000.118.118.118.2362017.200.000.0000.0041.180.000.000.000.00
2016Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB301326473023001900000.269.296.615.91116527.333.346.3853.7033.339.007.4113.0071.43
MLB Spring Training Totals - 9 yrs1182863766160174641127420404.231.263.465.72813333304.246.234.2873.9524.346.175.5916.8250.00

Awards [7]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
20051st Team College Freshman All-American (C) ... Southeastern Conference Freshman of the Year2
2006Southeastern Conference All-Conference Team (C)1
2008Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Player of the Year1
2010Pacific Coast League All-Star (C) ... Pacific Coast League Most Valuable Player2
2012American League Player of the Week (May 14-May 20)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2016-11-07CFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency30.306  
2016-05-20CTampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract30.135Team Roster on 2016-05-20
2016-05-17CFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Phillies30.132  
2016-04-08CPhiladelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)30.093Team Roster on 2016-04-08
2015-12-15CPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract29.344Team Roster on 2015-12-15
2015-11-25CFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Rays29.324  
2015-11-24CTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment29.323Team Roster on 2015-11-24
2015-08-28CTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors29.235Team Roster on 2015-08-28
2015-04-17cTampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract29.102Team Roster on 2015-04-17
2015-04-10cFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Orioles29.095  
2015-01-08cBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract29.003Team Roster on 2015-01-08
2014-10-11cFree Agent -Free Agent--Refused minor league assignment, declared free agent28.279  
2014-10-07cTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors28.275Team Roster on 2014-10-07
2014-07-17cTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors28.193Team Roster on 2014-07-17
2014-05-22cTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to Round Rock (AAA)28.137Team Roster on 2014-05-22
2014-05-20cTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)28.135Team Roster on 2014-05-20
2013-12-10cTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($1.8m)27.339Team Roster on 2013-12-10
2013-12-03cFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentNon-tendered, declared free agency27.332  
2012-09-07cToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL26.245Team Roster on 2012-09-07
2012-07-25cToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Fractured right hand26.201Team Roster on 2012-07-25
2012-05-08cToronto Blue JaysToronto Blue Jays (MLB)YActive--26.123Team Roster on 2012-05-08
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2007-06-15ContractSigned by Blue Jays 
* 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
2007Toronto Blue Jays-211,327,500-------1,327,500Signing Bonus out of 2007 Draft (1st round - 21st overall)
2010Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll24400,000-75741-2,812,412400,0001,727,500
2011Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll25417,400-74135182,722,607414,0002,144,900
2012Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll26489,600-61722322,954,887480,0002,634,500
2013Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll27505,600-56525383,023,990490,0003,140,100
2014Texas RangersTeam Payroll281,800,000-38117583,256,497500,0004,940,1002013-12-10 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($1.8m)
2015Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll29507,5004.05278437-3,571,283507,5005,447,6002015-01-08 - Signed to Minor League Contract
2015-04-17 - Signed to Minor League Contract
* 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