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Jordan DanksTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2015 MLB Years: 2012-2015
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

PositionsCF-607, LF-122, RF-94, DH-12, OF-10, 2B-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJordan C. Danks
Height6-5Weight210BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 7,1986 [32.099]PlaceRound Rock,Texas
High SchoolRound Rock (Round Rock,TX)
CollegeUniversity of Texas (Austin,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 7th round (210th overall) of the 2008 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 19th round (575th overall) of the 2005 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$525,000Signing ScoutsKeith StaabDerek ValenzuelaService Time1.142 (2015)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2009-CHA-#5 ... 2010-CHA-#5
MLB DebutJune 7,2012 [25.304]
OrganizationsCHA [7] PHI [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID54303Retrosheet IDdankj002MLBAM ID458668
RelationshipsBrother of John Danks
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed66Power73Contact23XBH63RBIs56Runs57Hitting61Durability59Team.487Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006TexasBig12NCAA-1Fr15cf-of193711631377522170222512102.319.429.517.9466014142.389.198.448.40915.4917.611.141.4158.0037.84
2007TexasBig12NCAA-1So15cf-of20632386379173438190474732500.332.440.479.91911424295.391.147.424.40615.9315.931.001.3659.5030.38
2008TexasBig12NCAA-1Jr15cf-of21612347075227746145485047001.321.444.5641.00813236293.384.243.487.43716.3817.061.042.3933.4348.00
2008Kannapolis IntimidatorsSALAcha13of211040101341271041410001.325.400.6251.02525745.458.300.425.4368.8931.113.504.4420.0053.85
2009Winston-Salem DashCaroA+cha15cf2230118253811232151183201104.322.409.525.9346216138.417.203.390.40513.0423.191.782.1739.3342.11
2009Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha15cf2273284506912162073377344112.243.337.356.69310119330.306.113.257.31411.2122.121.971.8247.3327.54
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         103402751072339411245510545216.266.359.405.76416335468.338.139.296.34111.7522.441.911.9244.6732.71
2010Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha15cf23119445621092738421564115149316.245.312.373.68516638502.349.128.240.3058.1730.083.681.5955.6334.86
2011Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha15cf241334636511924614651845715559116.257.344.425.76919744535.356.168.322.34010.6528.972.722.6233.0736.97
2012Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha15cf2564218376917183063446600210.317.428.514.94211226264.418.197.413.40716.6725.001.503.0327.2537.68
2012Chicago White SoxALMLBcha7lf-cf255067121510143161600201.224.280.284.56419275.269.060.179.2538.0021.332.671.3367.0013.33
2013Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha23cf-lf265420835589262831265721103.279.363.428.7918917238.356.149.284.35110.9223.952.192.5234.6729.31
2013Chicago White SoxALMLBcha20cf267916015377051272185710005.231.313.369.6825912179.327.138.281.30610.0631.843.172.7932.0032.43
2014Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha20cf279334851941801657204710330839.270.355.460.81516034406.329.190.330.35511.5825.372.193.9421.7536.17
2014Chicago White SoxALMLBcha20cf275111714262021053144600111.222.303.291.594344132.343.069.205.27010.6134.853.291.5258.5015.38
2015Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi33lf-cf2812040838105270646533412232114.257.318.368.68615033448.352.111.199.3027.5927.233.591.3468.0031.43
2015Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi15lf2844000000000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter18434841781008261563812110317.224.300.322.62211218390.315.098.233.0009.7431.033.182.0543.5023.08
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter696253237367414916693166221308773222618835.266.349.419.76810622342906.354.153.291.00010.6026.602.512.3736.7034.72
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter583209028855412212582684917249654172116728.265.346.418.7648741922393.356.153.288.00010.4127.332.632.4236.0334.66
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter73284506912162073377344112.243.337.356.69310119330.306.113.257.00011.2122.121.971.8247.3327.54
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter30118253811232151183201104.322.409.525.9346216138.417.203.390.00013.0423.191.782.1739.3342.11
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1040101341271041410001.325.400.6251.02525745.458.300.425.0008.8931.113.504.4420.0053.85
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter161588164191461513105405117122811603.325.439.520.95930674730.388.195.454.00016.0316.711.041.7845.2338.74
Chicago White Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter18034441781008261563811910317.227.303.326.62911218386.318.099.235.0009.8430.833.132.0743.0023.08
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter44000000000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623063669907231353310710316.224.300.322.6229916343.315.098.233.0009.7431.033.182.0543.5023.08
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625898715735416741457218056428.266.349.419.76824754676.354.153.291.00010.6026.602.512.3736.7034.72

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2008Kannapolis Intimidators SALAcha21OF10--12---12121.0001.20------10100.07.4
2009Winston-Salem Dash CaroA+cha22CF30--542115756.9821.87------30100.021.7
2009Birmingham Barons SouAAcha22CF67--1555-31601601.0002.39------7391.848.2
2009Birmingham Barons SouAAcha22LF4--92--11111.0002.75------735.52.9
2010Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha23CF83--1792-21811811.0002.18------11969.757.6
2010Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha23LF16--321213533.9432.06------11913.411.1
2010Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha23RF14--221--23231.0001.64------11911.89.7
2010Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha232B1--121-43.7503.00------1190.80.7
2011Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha24CF131--319913329328.9972.50------13398.591.6
2011Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha24RF1---------------1330.80.7
2012Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha25CF59--1323--1351351.0002.29------6492.241.0
2012Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha25RF4--41--551.0001.25------646.32.8
2012Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha25LF1--5---551.0005.00------641.60.7
2012Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25LF2167616---16161.0000.760.21-----5042.013.0
2012Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25CF1488420---20201.0001.430.24-----5028.08.6
2012Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25RF71228---881.0001.140.36-----5014.04.3
2012Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25DH5---------------5010.03.1
2013Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha26CF22--29---29291.0001.32------5440.715.4
2013Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha26LF20--402--42421.0002.10------5437.014.0
2013Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha26RF18--291--30301.0001.67------5433.312.6
2013Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26CF472123262-1-6362.9841.320.27-----7959.529.0
2013Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26RF2017155371-138381.0001.900.25-----7925.312.3
2013Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26DH5---------------796.33.1
2013Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26LF22191---111.0000.500.05-----792.51.2
2014Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha27CF87--22432-229227.9912.61------9393.560.4
2014Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha27RF3--3---331.0001.00------933.22.1
2014Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha27LF1---------------931.10.7
2014Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27CF281919169-1-7069.9862.460.36-----5154.917.3
2014Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27LF121082191--20201.0001.670.24-----5123.57.4
2014Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27RF82335---551.0000.630.15-----5115.74.9
2014Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27DH2---------------513.91.2
2015Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi28LF44--7832-8381.9761.84------12036.730.6
2015Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi28CF39--98-1-9998.9902.51------12032.527.1
2015Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi28RF19--382--40401.0002.11------12015.813.2
2015Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi28LF1-1-------------425.00.6
MLB Totals for CF - 3 season(s)-   CF8948507151-2-153151.9871.700.30-----890.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 4 season(s)-   LF3618178361--37371.0001.030.21-----360.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 3 season(s)-   RF3520210501-151511.0001.460.24-----350.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH12---------------120.00.0
AAA Totals for CF - 6 season(s)-   CF421--98117451002998.9962.37------4210.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 5 season(s)-   LF82--155641165161.9761.96------820.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 6 season(s)-   RF59--965--1011011.0001.71------590.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1--121-43.7503.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF67--1555-31601601.0002.39------670.00.0
AA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF4--92--11111.0002.75------40.00.0
A+ Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF30--542115756.9821.87------300.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF10--12---12121.0001.20------100.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2008Kannapolis Intimidators SALAcha21---------10-
2009Winston-Salem Dash CaroA+cha22-------30---
2009Birmingham Barons SouAAcha22------467---
2010Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha23---1--168314--
2011Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha24-------1311--
2012Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha25------1594--
2012Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25------21147-5
2013Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha26------202218--
2013Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26------24720-5
2014Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha27------1873--
2014Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27------12288-2
2015Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi28------443919--
2015Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi28------1----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2008Phoenix Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor211853916301730102000000.302.413.415.82822463.469.113.35815.8731.752.001.5953.0025.00
2008Peoria SaguarosArizona Fall LgMinor211853916301730102000000.302.413.415.82822463.469.113.35815.8731.752.001.5953.0025.00
2009Peoria JavelinasArizona Fall LgMinor22269931347032352202600000.343.454.505.9595010119.443.162.39416.8121.851.302.5233.0029.41
2009Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB2238030000000100000.375.375.375.750308.429.000.0000.0012.500.000.000.000.00
2010Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB23174098100022111510000.200.385.225.6109152.320.025.30021.1528.851.360.000.0012.50
2012Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB25203351130150261010000.333.450.515.96517440.455.182.30315.0025.001.672.5033.0036.36
2013Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB2616373133029215700001.351.429.5951.02422542.393.244.40511.9016.671.404.7618.5038.46
2014Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB2720421314205100021410001.333.378.7381.11631745.391.405.4524.4431.117.0011.118.4050.00
2015Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB28244371120150161100001.256.347.372.71916349.323.116.23312.2422.451.832.0443.0027.27
2016Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2944200000001200000.000.200.000.200005.000.000.25020.0040.002.000.000.000.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 2 yrs622054966130537112406600000.322.433.459.8929418245.455.137.37616.3326.941.652.0441.0027.27
MLB Spring Training Totals - 7 yrs104207396011092946316030003.290.390.473.8639820241.370.183.32412.8624.901.943.7323.0033.33

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2005High School All-American - 2nd Team (OF)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2016-04-12LFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Rangers29.248  
2016-01-20LFTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract29.166Team Roster on 2016-01-20
2015-11-17LFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency29.102  
2015-10-11LFPhiladelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors29.065Team Roster on 2015-10-11
2015-08-06LFPhiladelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)28.364Team Roster on 2015-08-06
2015-08-01LFPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Lehigh Valley (AAA)28.359Team Roster on 2015-08-01
2015-04-09rfPhiladelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)28.245Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2015-04-05rfPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YMinors--Sent to minors28.241Team Roster on 2015-04-05
2015-01-17rfPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YActive--Claimed off waivers from White Sox by Phillies28.163Team Roster on 2015-01-17
2015-01-09rfChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment28.155Team Roster on 2015-01-09
2014-09-02rfChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Charlotte (AAA)28.026Team Roster on 2014-09-02
2014-08-27rfChicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Charlotte (AAA)28.020Team Roster on 2014-08-27
2014-08-09rfChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Charlotte (AAA)28.002Team Roster on 2014-08-09
2014-05-08rfChicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Charlotte (AAA)27.274Team Roster on 2014-05-08
2014-04-10rfChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from minors27.246Team Roster on 2014-04-10
2014-03-23rfChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to minors27.228Team Roster on 2014-03-23
2013-07-31rfChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Charlotte (AAA)26.358Team Roster on 2013-07-31
2013-07-04cfChicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Charlotte (AAA)26.331Team Roster on 2013-07-04
2013-06-02cfChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Charlotte (AAA)26.299Team Roster on 2013-06-02
2013-05-11cfChicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Charlotte (AAA)26.277Team Roster on 2013-05-11
2013-04-17dh-cfChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Charlotte (AAA)26.253Team Roster on 2013-04-17
2013-03-23cfChicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Charlotte (AAA)26.228Team Roster on 2013-03-23
2013-02-24cfChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m)26.201Team Roster on 2013-02-24
2012-08-22cfChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Charlotte (AAA)26.015Team Roster on 2012-08-22
2012-08-12lfChicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Charlotte (AAA)26.005Team Roster on 2012-08-12
2012-06-07lf-cfChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Charlotte (AAA)25.304Team Roster on 2012-06-07
2012-03-27rfChicago White SoxCharlotte (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Charlotte (AAA)25.232Team Roster on 2012-03-27
* 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
2008Chicago White Sox-21525,000-------525,000Signing Bonus out of 2008 Draft (7th round - 210th overall)
2012Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll25480,000-76036-2,954,887480,0001,005,000
2013Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll26490,000-77533-3,023,990490,0001,495,0002013-02-24 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m)
2014Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll27500,000-79430-3,256,497500,0001,995,000
2015Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll28507,5001.14278432-3,571,283507,5002,502,500
* 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