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Jesse Chavez

32-Year-Old Pitcher – Toronto Blue Jays

2016 Stats

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1.93

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1.07

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2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

After a strong 2014 campaign, Chavez lost a spring competition for the fifth spot in the A's rotation, but quickly worked his way back into the rotation by late April and ended up making 26 starts. Ch...

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2016 ADP:  549.49

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 173   DOB: 8/21/1983   BORN: Victorville, CA   COLLEGE: Riverside CC (CA)   DRAFTED: 42nd Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Jesse Chavez Contract Information:

Received a one-year, $4 million deal with the Blue Jays in February 2016 in an arbitration case.

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Chavez (back) tossed 1.2 scoreless innings out of the bullpen against Oakland on Friday night.

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Jesse Chavez Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G GS SH IP H ER HR K BB W L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
2005 21 AA FRI 32 0 0 59.7 75 37 11 27 25 4 3 1 5.58 1.68
2006 22 AA FRI 38 0 0 59.0 54 29 5 70 28 2 5 4 4.42 1.39
2006 22 AAA IND 12 0 0 17.0 18 8 0 15 9 2 1 0 4.24 1.59
2006 22 AAA OKL 1 0 0 2.0 3 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 4.50 1.50
2007 23 AAA IND 46 1 0 80.3 94 35 4 65 17 3 3 2 3.92 1.38
2008 24 AA ALT 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 999.99 0.00
2008 24 AAA IND 51 0 0 68.7 58 29 8 70 22 2 6 14 3.80 1.17
2008 24 MAJ PIT 15 0 0 15.0 20 11 2 16 9 0 1 0 6.60 1.93
2009 25 MAJ PIT 73 0 0 67.3 69 30 11 47 22 1 4 0 4.01 1.35
2010 26 MAJ ATL 28 0 0 36.7 40 24 6 29 12 3 2 0 0 0 5.89 1.42
2010 26 MAJ KC 23 0 0 26.0 29 17 5 16 11 2 3 0 1 6 5.88 1.54
2010  (Multiple Teams) 26 MAJ ATL/KC 51 0 0 62.7 69 41 11 45 23 5 5 0 1 6 5.89 1.47
2011 27 AAA OMA 45 0 0 57.2 63 24 6 54 16 2 4 16 0 0 3.75 1.38
2011 27 MAJ KC 4 0 0 7.7 12 9 3 8 5 0 0 0 0 0 10.57 2.22
2012 28 AAA SAC 2 1 0 10.0 8 2 0 9 2 0 0 1 0 0 1.80 1.00
2012 28 AAA LAS 2 17 0 95.0 90 42 10 86 20 8 5 1 0 0 3.98 1.16
2012 28 MAJ OAK 4 0 0 3.3 9 7 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 18.90 3.00
2012 28 MAJ TOR 9 2 0 21.3 25 20 6 27 10 1 1 0 0 0 8.44 1.64
2012  (Multiple Teams) 28 MAJ OAK/TOR 13 2 0 24.7 34 27 7 30 11 1 1 0 0 0 9.85 1.82
2013 29 AAA SAC 5 5 0 30.0 35 9 1 26 5 2 2 0 0 0 2.70 1.33
2013 29 MAJ OAK 35 0 0 57.3 50 25 3 55 20 2 4 1 1 1 3.92 1.22
2014 30 MAJ OAK 32 21 0 146.0 142 56 17 136 49 8 8 0 0 0 3.45 1.31
2015 31 MAJ OAK 30 26 0 157.0 164 73 18 136 48 7 15 1 0 0 4.18 1.35
2016 32 MAJ TOR 10 0 0 9.3 8 2 2 13 2 0 0 0 0 2 1.93 1.07
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3-Year Averages     32 15 0 120.1 118 51 12 109 39 5 9 0 0 0 3.82 1.31
Career  (View All)     263 49 0 547.0 568 274 74 486 189 24 38 2 4.51 1.38

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Jesse Chavez Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP IP H R ER HR BB K HBP WP CG W-L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
Apr. 30 @TB 1.3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.93 1.07
Apr. 27 CWS 0.3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.25 1.25
Apr. 25 CWS 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.35 1.04
Apr. 24 Oak 0.7 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.70 1.20
Apr. 22 Oak 1.7 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.50 1.17
Apr. 15 @Bos 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.08 1.38
Apr. 12 NYY 1.3 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.70 1.80
Apr. 8 Bos 0.7 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 4.50 2.00
Apr. 5 @TB 0.3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0.00 2.25
Apr. 4 @TB 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0.00 2.00
Last 14 Days
5 Games:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
5.0 3 1 1 1 1 5 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 1.80 0.80
Last 30 Days
10 Games:  Avg. 0.9 IP/G
9.3 8 2 2 2 2 13 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 2 1.93 1.07
Last 60 Days
10 Games:  Avg. 0.9 IP/G
9.3 8 2 2 2 2 13 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 2 1.93 1.07

Jesse Chavez Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201616426002.429
201536466239822114.291
2014350682978808.247

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201621902010.100
2015308702566904.240
20142716820641009.260

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20165.70007123.181.24
201574.7560602483.381.27
201467.3520572542.671.25

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20163.70006100.000.82
201582.32917624104.921.42
201478.73607924134.121.36
Jesse Chavez Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G GS IP K/9 BB/9 K/BB HR/9 GB/FB Ratio Strand % Fastball ERA FIP BABIP
2005 21 AA FRI 32 0 59.7 4.07 3.77 1.08 1.66 70.8% 5.58 6.05 .312
2006 22 AA FRI 38 0 59.0 10.68 4.27 2.50 0.76 68.8% 4.42 3.45 .337
2006 22 AAA IND 12 0 17.0 7.94 4.76 1.67 0.00 70.4% 4.24 3.02 .353
2006 22 AAA OKL 1 0 2.0 13.50 0.00 0.00 0.00 66.7% 4.50 0.20 .532
2007 23 AAA IND 46 1 80.3 7.28 1.90 3.82 0.45 71% 3.92 2.90 .358
2008 24 AA ALT 0 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 999.99 0.00 .000
2008 24 AAA IND 51 0 68.7 9.17 2.88 3.18 1.05 70.8% 3.80 3.64 .288
2008 24 MAJ PIT 15 0 15.0 9.60 5.40 1.78 1.20 1.42 66.7% 94.3 MPH 6.60 4.66 .406
2009 25 MAJ PIT 73 0 67.3 6.28 2.94 2.14 1.47 0.81 76.3% 94.5 MPH 4.01 4.94 .289
2010 26 MAJ ATL 28 0 36.7 7.12 2.95 2.42 1.47 0.57 60.9% 94.5 MPH 5.89 4.81 .314
2010 26 MAJ KC 23 0 26.0 5.54 3.81 1.45 1.73 1.03 65.7% 94.5 MPH 5.88 5.74 .295
2010  (Multiple Teams) 26 MAJ ATL/KC 51 0 62.7 6.46 3.30 1.96 1.58 0.74 63% 94.5 MPH 5.89 5.18 .306
2011 27 AAA OMA 45 0 57.2 8.50 2.52 3.38 0.94 75.3% 3.75 3.51 .347
2011 27 MAJ KC 4 0 7.7 9.39 5.87 1.60 3.52 2.00 57.1% 92.5 MPH 10.57 8.16 .398
2012 28 AAA SAC 2 1 10.0 8.10 1.80 4.50 0.00 80% 1.80 2.00 .294
2012 28 AAA LAS 2 17 95.0 8.15 1.89 4.30 0.95 68% 3.98 3.42 .305
2012 28 MAJ OAK 4 0 3.3 8.10 2.70 3.00 2.70 2.33 33.3% 92.8 MPH 18.90 7.10 .556
2012 28 MAJ TOR 9 2 21.3 11.39 4.22 2.70 2.53 0.81 51.7% 92.8 MPH 8.44 6.01 .364
2012  (Multiple Teams) 28 MAJ OAK/TOR 13 2 24.7 10.95 4.01 2.73 2.55 0.97 47.4% 92.8 MPH 9.85 5.84 .406
2013 29 AAA SAC 5 5 30.0 7.80 1.50 5.20 0.30 79.5% 2.70 2.50 .367
2013 29 MAJ OAK 35 0 57.3 8.63 3.14 2.75 0.47 1.20 67.2% 92.3 MPH 3.92 3.17 .306
2014 30 MAJ OAK 32 21 146.0 8.38 3.02 2.78 1.05 1.30 77.6% 91.3 MPH 3.45 3.96 .312
2015 31 MAJ OAK 30 26 157.0 7.80 2.75 2.83 1.03 1.46 71.6% 91.2 MPH 4.18 3.91 .322
2016 32 MAJ TOR 10 0 9.3 12.54 1.93 6.50 1.93 0.80 100% 94.0 MPH 1.93 3.84 .311
Today's Projections     0 0 .4 6.88 3.18 2.16 1.23 70.8% 4.46 1.31 .299
Next 7 Days     0 0 3.0 6.64 3.26 2.03 1.25 70.9% 4.49 4.62 .296
Rest Of Season     0 7 48.4 6.94 3.13 2.22 1.31 72.1% 4.37 4.59 .298
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3-Year Averages     32 15 120.1 8.17 2.92 2.79 0.90 73.1% 3.82 3.66 .316
Career     263 49 547.0 8.00 3.11 2.57 1.22 70.7% 4.51 4.25 .319

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▲ Basic Stats      ▲ Split Stats

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2016 Stat Review for Jesse Chavez    As compared to the top 100 relief pitchers in 2015 (min 55 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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6.50 K/BB
ELITE
12.54 K/9
ELITE
1.93 BB/9
GREAT
94.0 MPH Fastball
GOOD
1.9 HR/9
TERRIBLE
0.80 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE FLYBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

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1.93 ERA
GREAT
1.07 WHIP
GOOD
3.84 FIP
WEAK
BABIP/Strand

Balls in play avg. and % of runners left stranded.

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.311 BABIP
HIGH
100.0% Strand Rate
HIGH

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Jesse Chavez: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Manager John Gibbons said that Chavez (back) is feeling better but likely won't pitch Thursday, Barry Davis of Sportsnet reports.

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Chavez (back) will not be available again Wednesday against the Orioles, Gregor Chisholm of MLB.com reports.

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Chavez was not available to pitch in Tuesday's game due to back soreness, Sportsnet's Barry Davis reports.

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Chavez is ticketed for a bullpen role to start the season, MLB Network's Jon Heyman reports.

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Chavez won his arbitration case and will make $4 million in 2016, Jerry Crasnick of ESPN.com reports.

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Chavez was traded to the Blue Jays on Friday for Liam Hendriks, FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports.

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Chavez (ribs) was placed on the 60-day disabled list on Wednesday.

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Chavez has a non-displaced rib fracture and his season is over, MLB.com's Jane Lee reports.

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Chavez has been scratched from his scheduled start Wednesday, Jane Lee of MLB.com reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

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2015

Chavez was inserted into the rotation to begin the season for the A's due to injuries to a few of the team's other pitchers. He responded to the role exceptionally well, putting up a 3.44 ERA in 21 starts with nearly a strikeout per inning (8.5 K/9). After the A's acquired upgrades for the rotation prior to the trade deadline, Chavez was moved to the bullpen to minimize his workload and to accommodate Jon Lester. Chavez was effective in the move to the bullpen, compiling a 3.54 ERA over 20.1 relief innings. His role to begin 2015 will likely depend on the health of A.J. Griffin and Jarrod Parker, but his success as a starter in 2014 may afford him another shot at the rotation in 2015, especially to start the year with two key cogs coming back from Tommy John surgery.

2014

Chavez carved out a role for himself as a middle reliever in the A's bullpen in 2013. Chavez was able to limit the long ball (only three in 57.1 innings) which was his major issue during his previous short stints in the majors and throughout his career in the minors. Most likely, he'll continue to see low-leverage opportunities in Oakland, but Chavez strikes out nearly a batter per inning and should reprise his role in the A's bullpen in 2014.

2011

Chavez wasn't faring very well in Atlanta before coming to Kansas City in a trade last season, and the trend continued once he donned Royals colors. The main reason behind the dip in production was a decreased strand rate. In 2009, he left 77 percent of inherited runners on base en route to a career-low 4.10 ERA. Last season, Chavez kept only 63 percent of inherited runners from crossing home. His walk rate also increased as did his BABIP. He's a decent bounceback candidate, but there's plenty of risk and little reward here as Chavez isn't high on the pecking order to receive saves should Joakim Soria go down or be moved.

2010

Chavez will join the Braves' bullpen after he was the return from Tampa Bay for Rafael Soriano in December. There, he will likely be used in middle relief since he's shown the ability to get out left-handed hitters, so a specialist role may be on tap. Billy Wagner will likely enter the season as the closer for the Braves; so though Chavez's fantasy value will be minimal at the beginning of the season, he could work his way up the bullpen pecking chart if the oft-injured Wagner is forced to miss any action.

2009

Chavez gained his first taste of the big leagues last year, throwing in a team-high 15 games in the month of September. The results were nothing extraordinary. Chavez went 0-1 with a 6.60 ERA, 1.93 WHIP and an opponent's batting average of .328. Still, with just a 15-inning sample size there's plenty of reason to expect improvement from the hard-throwing 25-year-old right-hander. Chavez saved 14 games for Triple-A Indianapolis, registering a 3.80 ERA and a 70:22 K:BB ratio in 68.2 innings. With any luck, Chavez could become a productive seventh or eighth reliever for the Bucs in 2009.