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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Jeffrey Alan Samardzija
Stat Years
2004-2019  [mlb] 2008-2019
Height/Weight
6-5 / 215
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (478)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Valparaiso (Valparaiso,IN)
Colleges
University of Notre Dame (South Bend, Indiana)
Draft
Selected by the Chicago Cubs in Round #5 (#149 overall) of the 2006 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Stan Zielinski
MLB Debut
2008-07-25 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.183)
Service Time
10.028 (2019)
Organizations
CHN [9] SFN [4] CHA [1] OAK [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 49977 ... retro id: samaj001 ... mlbam id: 502188
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    2004Notre DameBigEastNCAA-1rpi 214519Fr---532.9520600014164.0502521517423001.057.030.702.395.913.522.47.625
    2005Notre DameBigEastNCAA-1rpi 564520So---813.8915101005078.2853934330563101.469.720.343.436.414.461.87.889
    2006Notre DameBigEastNCAA-1rpi 454521JrDR:5-149824.3315150000097.21015147337615301.419.310.283.415.624.701.65.800
    2006Boise HawksNwstA-chn39211---112.37550000019.0185516132001.268.530.472.846.162.372.17.500
    2006Peoria ChiefsMidwAchn-211---013.27220000011.06541640001.094.910.824.913.274.090.67.000
    2006Minor Totals: CHNbyYearA/A-----212---122.70770000030.024109212172001.207.200.603.605.103.001.42.333
    2007Daytona CubsFSLA+chn28222---384.95242010040107.11426959835453001.6511.910.672.933.775.791.29.273
    2007Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn34222---333.41660000034.133151389200001.228.652.102.365.243.932.22.500
    2007Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAA/A+----222---6114.59302610040141.717584721644653001.5511.151.022.804.145.351.48.353
    2008Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn28233---354.8616150001076.0714341642444001.498.410.714.975.215.091.05.375
    2008Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn30233---413.13661000037.1321313516403001.297.711.213.869.643.132.50.800
    2008Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29233Log - Sp - Ext - Perf102.2826000626127.224127015252011.417.810.004.888.133.901.671.000
    2008Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAAA/AA----232---764.30222110010113.310356541158847001.428.200.884.626.684.461.45.538
    2008MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf102.3226000626127.724127015252011.437.940.004.968.273.971.671.000
    2009Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn29244---664.3518171001089.09846431227713001.409.911.212.737.184.652.63.500
    2009Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29244Log - Sp - Ext - Perf137.5320200718034.2462929715212001.7611.941.823.895.457.531.40.250
    2009Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAAA----241---664.3518171001089.09846431227713001.409.911.212.737.184.652.63.500
    2009MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf137.6320200718034.7462929715212001.7812.111.843.955.537.631.40.250
    2010Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn29255---1134.373515005200111.18662549671025121.376.950.735.428.255.011.52.786
    2010Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29255Log - Sp - Ext - Perf228.38730004019.121221842091002.129.781.869.314.1910.240.45.500
    2010Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAAA----251---1134.373515005200111.38662549671025121.386.970.735.438.265.021.52.786
    2010MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf228.48730004019.321221842091002.159.901.889.424.2410.370.45.500
    2011Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29266Log - Sp - Ext - Perf842.97750001875088.0643529550878051.306.550.515.118.903.581.74.667
    2011MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf842.97750001875088.0643529550878051.306.550.515.118.903.581.74.667
    2012Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29277Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9133.81282810000174.21577974205618010041.228.091.032.899.274.073.21.409
    2012MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9133.82282810000174.71577974205618010041.228.111.032.899.304.083.21.409
    2013Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29288Log - Sp - Ext - Perf8134.34333321000213.2210109103257821411081.358.851.053.299.014.592.74.381
    2013MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf8134.35333321000213.7210109103257821411081.358.861.063.299.034.602.74.381
    2014Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29299Log - Sp - Ext - Perf272.83171700000108.09944347311036061.208.250.582.588.583.673.32.222
    2014Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29299Log - Sp - Ext - Perf563.14161620000111.29242391312994040.937.411.050.977.983.398.25.455
    2014MLB Totals: CHN-OAKbyYearMLB----292Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7133.00333320000219.719186732043202100101.077.840.821.778.293.534.70.350
    2015Chicago White SoxALMLBcha293010Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11134.96323222000214.0228122118294916350121.299.591.222.066.865.133.33.458
    2015MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11134.96323222000214.0228122118294916350121.299.591.222.066.865.133.33.458
    2016San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn293111Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12113.81323210000203.1190888624541672011.208.411.062.397.393.903.09.522
    2016MLB Totals: SFNbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12113.81323210000203.3190888624541672011.208.421.062.397.403.903.09.522
    2017San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn293212Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9154.42323211000207.220410710230322052061.148.841.301.398.884.646.41.375
    2017MLB Totals: SFNbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9154.43323211000207.720410710230322052061.148.861.301.398.904.656.41.375
    2018San Jose GiantsCalifA+sfn---3313---0020.2511000002.25661250002.6216.873.376.7516.8720.252.50.000
    2018Richmond Flying SquirrelsEastAAsfn---3313---000.0011000004.01000110010.502.250.002.252.250.001.00.000
    2018Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAsfn---3313---025.29440000017.017101053200131.189.002.651.5910.595.296.67.000
    2018San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn293313Log - Sp - Ext - Perf156.2510100000044.2473231626302021.639.471.215.246.046.451.15.167
    2018Minor Totals: SFNbyYearAA/A+/AAA----333---026.21660000023.723161666260141.258.922.332.3310.096.214.33.000
    2018MLB Totals: SFNbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf156.3110100000044.7473231626302021.659.571.225.296.116.521.15.167
    2019San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn293414Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11123.52323200000181.1152787128491405061.117.541.392.436.953.872.86.478
    2019MLB Totals: SFNbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11123.53323200000181.3152787128491405061.117.551.392.446.963.882.86.478
    MLB Totals (13 yrs)801044.10360237943112311,628.715347997411984871443600551.248.481.092.697.984.422.96.435
    National League Totals (11 yrs)64854.03312189523112311,303.012146355841564261181510391.268.391.082.948.164.392.77.430
    American League Totals (2 yrs)16194.35484842000325.7320164157426126290161.178.861.161.697.254.544.30.457
    Minor League Totals31304.3911892305260509.05092742485621436520261.429.000.993.786.454.841.71.508
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals2163.825031100191240.3236115102118415911401.338.850.413.155.964.311.89.778
    Minor: A- Totals112.37550000019.0185516132001.268.530.472.846.162.372.17.500
    Minor: A Totals013.27220000011.06541640001.094.910.824.913.274.090.67.000
    Minor: A+ Totals385.32252110040110.01477565937503001.6712.030.743.034.096.141.35.273
    Minor: AA Totals684.26232200010114.310558541452654011.388.281.104.105.134.571.25.429
    Minor: AAA Totals21124.256342205210254.72331311203111323311251.368.251.104.008.254.642.06.636
    Chicago Cubs Totals (7 yrs)31423.972068331311231666.062133029468265639400241.338.390.923.588.644.462.41.425
    San Francisco Giants Totals (4 yrs)33434.1010610621000637.059330529088161542110151.188.381.242.277.664.313.37.434
    Chicago White Sox Totals (1 yrs)11134.96323222000214.0228122118294916350121.299.591.222.066.865.133.33.458
    Oakland Athletics Totals (1 yrs)563.16161620000111.79242391312994040.947.451.050.978.013.408.25.455
    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%
    2004Notre DameBigEastNCAA-1rpi 214519p---Fr10100000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2005Notre DameBigEastNCAA-1rpi 564520p---So11000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2007Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn3422p---167020000000102000.286.286.286.572920.000.000.3330.0011.110.000.00.000.0
    2008Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn2823p---21617111000000901000.059.059.118.1771821.059.059.1250.0050.000.000.00.00100.0
    2008Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn3023p---2612131001000301000.250.250.333.5831341.083.083.3330.0023.080.000.00.0033.3
    2008Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2923pL-S-E-P2261000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    2009Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn2924p---31820250113003602100.250.333.500.83326102.400.250.28611.5423.082.0020.03.8540.0
    2009Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2924pL-S-E-P3205110011000101000.200.200.8001.000641.600.600.0000.0016.670.005.016.67100.0
    2010Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn2925p---42421141012000700000.190.190.381.5712182.190.191.2310.0033.330.0021.04.7650.0
    2010Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2925pL-S-E-P474010001002201000.250.500.250.750710.500.000.50028.5728.571.000.00.000.0
    2011Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2926pL-S-E-P5714000000000300000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.00.000.0
    2012Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2927pL-S-E-P631500500030031617001.100.167.100.2676150.060.000.1474.9226.235.330.00.000.0
    2013Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2928pL-S-E-P7336247201200131010000.113.127.194.32173123.097.081.2001.3742.4731.0062.01.3742.9
    2014Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2929pL-S-E-P817343630030001002201.176.167.265.4323893.088.089.2310.0026.320.000.00.0050.0
    2015Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2930pL-S-E-P9322010000000100000.500.500.5001.000210.000.0001.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    2016San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn2931pL-S-E-P10326441050090012802203.156.164.234.39869155.094.078.2631.4540.5828.000.00.0050.0
    2017San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn2932pL-S-E-P1133643620120002503000.094.094.172.26667113.078.078.1320.0037.310.0064.01.4950.0
    2018Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAsfn---33p---1222000001000101000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    2018San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn2933pL-S-E-P12810010000000601000.100.100.100.2001110.000.000.2500.0054.550.000.00.000.0
    2019San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn2934pL-S-E-P1329501620010003006000.120.120.160.2805682.040.040.3000.0053.570.000.00.0033.3
    MLB Totals (12 yrs)3393501644140322007154133405.126.144.191.3353956717.086.065.2081.7738.9922.00116.70.7638.6
    National League Totals (11 yrs)3073481643140322007153133405.124.142.190.3323936617.086.066.2041.7838.9321.86116.00.7639.5
    American League Totals (1 yrs)322010000000100000.500.500.5001.000210.000.0001.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals727951531270032707100.190.217.329.54690266.177.139.2553.3330.009.0039.52.2240.0
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals21100000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals22241310000001003000.125.125.167.2922741.042.042.2140.0037.040.000.00.0033.3
    Minor: AAA Totals505541221270031704100.218.254.400.65463225.236.182.2704.7626.985.6727.53.1741.7
    Chicago Cubs Totals (7 yrs)2051608205021000664121202.125.160.194.354190317.106.069.1883.1633.6810.6780.01.0535.0
    San Francisco Giants Totals (4 yrs)1021888239011200189012203.122.126.186.3122033510.069.064.2200.4943.8489.00188.00.4943.5
    Chicago White Sox Totals (1 yrs)322010000000100000.500.500.5001.000210.000.0001.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    2006Boise HawksNwstA-21P500.0031143.7500.600.006.6100.017
    2006Peoria ChiefsMidwA21P200.0021032.6671.000.001.4100.021
    2007Daytona CubsFSLA+22P2400.0318312421.8750.900.0017.5100.07
    2007Tennessee SmokiesSouAA22P600.0321065.8330.800.004.3100.020
    2008Tennessee SmokiesSouAA23P1600.0650111111.0000.700.0011.5100.018
    2008Iowa CubsPCLAAA23P600.00700771.0001.200.004.2100.021
    2008Chicago CubsNLMLB23P26027.03400771.0000.300.2616.1100.011
    2009Iowa CubsPCLAAA24P1800.0410101514.9330.800.0012.5100.013
    2009Chicago CubsNLMLB24P20234.2441098.8890.400.2312.4100.012
    2010Iowa CubsPCLAAA25P3500.069211715.8820.400.0024.3100.03
    2010Chi CubsNLMLB25P7319.12100331.0000.400.164.3100.020
    2011Chi CubsNLMLB26p75088.0212111514.9330.200.1646.3100.02
    2012Chi CubsNLMLB27P2828174.21325214038.9501.400.2217.390.37
    2013Chi CubsNLMLB28P3333213.22316324239.9291.200.1820.4100.08
    2014Chi CubsNLMLB29P1717108.01512313027.9001.600.2510.5100.014
    2014OaklandALMLB29P1616111.23100113131.0000.800.129.9100.012
    2015Chi White SoxALMLB30P3232214.07140221211.0000.700.1019.8100.06
    2016SF GiantsNLMLB31P3232203.1718112625.9620.800.1219.8100.010
    2017SF GiantsNLMLB32P3232207.21232114544.9781.400.2119.897.09
    2018San Jose GiantsCalifA+33P100.0001010.0000.000.000.7100.036
    2018Richmond Flying SquirrelsEastAA33P100.00100111.0001.000.000.7100.030
    2018Sacramento River CatsPCLAAA33P400.0000000.0000.000.002.9100.026
    2018SF GiantsNLMLB33P101044.23300661.0000.600.146.2100.017
    2019SF GiantsNLMLB34P3232181.189101817.9440.500.0919.8100.09
    MLB Totals - (P)3602371,6241021601310275262.9530.700.160.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)63001026313936.9230.600.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)230098111817.9440.700.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)2500318412521.8400.800.000.00.00
    A Totals - (P)200021032.6671.000.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (P)500031143.7500.600.000.00.00
    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
    2006Minor7----------
    2007Minor30----------
    2008MLB26----------
    2008Minor22----------
    2009MLB20----------
    2009Minor18----------
    2010MLB7----------
    2010Minor35----------
    2011MLB75----------
    2012MLB28----------
    2013MLB33----------
    2014MLB33----------
    2015MLB32----------
    2016MLB32----------
    2017MLB32----------
    2018MLB10----------
    2018Minor6----------
    2019MLB32----------
    Totals478----------