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Chad Jenkins

26-Year-Old Pitcher – Toronto Blue Jays

2014 Stats

W-L

1-1

ERA

2.56

WHIP

1.26

K

18

SV

0

2014 Preseason Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Jenkins is a low-upside pitching prospect with a consistent minor league history of low strikeout and walk rates. He turned in a 2.70 ERA over 33.1 innings with the Blue Jays last season, despite stri...

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LEAGUE: AAA    40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 235   DOB: 12/22/1987   BORN: Chattanooga, TN   COLLEGE: Kennesaw State   DRAFTED: 1st Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Chad Jenkins Contract Information:

Agreed to a $1.359 million signing bonus in Aug. 2009.

August 15, 2014  –  Chad Jenkins News

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Jenkins has been optioned to Triple-A Buffalo, Gregor Chisholm of MLB.com reports.

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Chad Jenkins 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
2009 21 R GCL 4 2 0 10.7 8 5 0 14 7 0 1 0 4.41 1.41
2009 21 A VER 9 8 0 29.1 33 27 2 26 24 0 2 0 8.35 1.96
2010 22 A+ DUN 13 13 0 62.1 73 30 6 42 18 2 6 0 0 0 4.33 1.47
2010 22 A LAN 13 13 0 79.1 88 32 5 64 13 5 4 0 0 0 3.63 1.28
2011 23 A+ DUN 16 11 0 67.1 71 23 3 44 14 4 5 0 0 0 3.07 1.27
2011 23 AA NEW 16 16 0 100.1 93 46 8 74 27 5 7 0 0 0 4.13 1.20
2012 24 AA NEW 20 20 0 114.1 145 63 17 57 31 4 9 0 0 0 4.96 1.54
2012 24 MAJ TOR 13 3 0 32.0 32 16 5 16 11 1 3 0 0 0 4.50 1.34
2013 25 R GUL 2 2 0 3.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
2013 25 AA NEW 2 3 0 15.0 11 2 0 9 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.20 0.87
2013 25 AAA BUF 2 5 0 21.2 33 18 6 8 4 0 3 0 0 0 7.48 1.75
2013 25 MAJ TOR 10 3 0 33.3 31 10 3 15 6 1 0 0 0 0 2.70 1.11
2014 26 AAA BUF 19 4 0 41.0 38 19 5 24 9 1 3 2 0 0 4.17 1.15
2014 26 MAJ TOR 21 0 0 31.7 34 9 2 18 6 1 1 0 0 2 2.56 1.26
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3-Year Averages     11 3 0 32.7 31 13 4 15 8 1 1 0 0 0 3.58 1.19

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Chad Jenkins 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
Aug. 15 @CWS 2.7 5 1 1 0 1 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.56 1.26
Aug. 10 Det 6.0 7 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 2.48 1.17
Aug. 5 Bal 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.13 1.13
Aug. 3 @Hou 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.27 1.18
Aug. 2 @Hou 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.43 1.19
Aug. 1 @Hou 0.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.60 1.20
Jul. 11 @TB 0.7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 3.72 1.24
Jul. 7 @LAA 1.3 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.86 1.23
Jul. 4 @Oak 2.0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 4.15 1.21
Jun. 26 CWS 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.70 1.24
Jun. 23 NYY 0.7 3 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 5.02 1.33
Jun. 20 @Cin 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.95 1.10
Jun. 19 @NYY 1.3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.26 1.18
Jun. 18 @NYY 0.3 3 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.76 1.24
Jun. 14 @Bal 1.3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.45 1.00
Last 14 Days
4 Games:  Avg. 2.7 IP/G
10.7 13 1 1 0 2 7 0 0 0 1-0 0 0 0 0.84 1.41
Last 30 Days
6 Games:  Avg. 2.1 IP/G
12.3 14 1 1 0 2 8 0 0 0 1-0 0 0 0 0.73 1.30
Last 60 Days
15 Games:  Avg. 1.5 IP/G
22.0 26 7 6 0 4 12 0 0 0 1-1 0 0 1 2.45 1.36

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Chad Jenkins Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2014586317701.315
2013756616701.235
2012669617303.283

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20147812317101.227
2013579015802.268
2012707515202.238

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201414.710011323.071.30
201312.30004313.651.46
201220.01108734.501.35

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201417.00107302.121.24
201321.010011322.140.90
201212.00208424.501.33
Chad Jenkins 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
2009 21 R GCL 4 2 10.7 11.81 5.91 2.00 0.00 66.7% 4.41 2.54 .332
2009 21 A VER 9 8 29.1 8.04 7.42 1.08 0.62 54.5% 8.35 4.78 .356
2010 22 A+ DUN 13 13 62.1 6.09 2.61 2.33 0.87 71.8% 4.33 3.97 .335
2010 22 A LAN 13 13 79.1 7.28 1.48 4.92 0.57 71.9% 3.63 2.93 .343
2011 23 A+ DUN 16 11 67.1 5.90 1.88 3.14 0.40 75.6% 3.07 3.10 .319
2011 23 AA NEW 16 16 100.1 6.65 2.43 2.74 0.72 66.1% 4.13 3.63 .290
2012 24 AA NEW 20 20 114.1 4.50 2.45 1.84 1.34 71.1% 4.96 5.08 .326
2012 24 MAJ TOR 13 3 32.0 4.50 3.09 1.45 1.41 1.24 71.1% 90.9 MPH 4.50 5.36 .267
2013 25 R GUL 2 2 3.0 6.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 1.87 .000
2013 25 AA NEW 2 3 15.0 5.40 1.20 4.50 0.00 84.6% 1.20 2.40 .248
2013 25 AAA BUF 2 5 21.2 3.40 1.70 2.00 2.55 61.3% 7.48 6.69 .343
2013 25 MAJ TOR 10 3 33.3 4.05 1.62 2.50 0.81 1.40 79.4% 90.0 MPH 2.70 4.10 .262
2014 26 AAA BUF 19 4 41.0 5.27 1.98 2.67 1.10 66.7% 4.17 4.35 .265
2014 26 MAJ TOR 21 0 31.7 5.12 1.71 3.00 0.57 2.10 81.6% 90.9 MPH 2.56 3.55 .310
Rest Of Season     0 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
3-Year Averages     11 3 32.7 4.13 2.20 1.88 1.10 74.3% 3.58 4.61 .259

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2014 Stat Review for Chad Jenkins    As compared to the top 100 relief pitchers in 2013 (min 55 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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3.00 K/BB
AVERAGE
5.12 K/9
TERRIBLE
1.71 BB/9
ELITE
90.9 MPH Fastball
POOR
0.6 HR/9
GOOD
2.10 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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2.56 ERA
GOOD
1.26 WHIP
WEAK
3.55 FIP
WEAK
BABIP/Strand

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

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.310 BABIP
HIGH
81.6% Strand Rate
ABOVE AVERAGE

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Chad Jenkins: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Jenkins threw six shutout innings in relief to earn the win in the Jays' 19-inning win over the Tigers on Sunday. He allowed seven hits and a walk, striking out four.

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Jenkins was recalled from Triple-A Buffalo on Thursday, Blue Jays broadcaster Mike Wilner reports.

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Jenkins was optioned to Triple-A Buffalo on Friday, the National Post's John Lott reports.

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The Blue Jays recalled Jenkins from Triple-A Buffalo on Monday, Sportsnet's Shi Davidi reports.

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Jenkins was optioned to Triple-A Buffalo on Wednesday.

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Jenkins was recalled from Triple-A Buffalo prior to Monday's outing versus the Angels, John Lott of the National Post reports.

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Jenkins was optioned to Triple-A Buffalo on Thursday, Brendan Kennedy of the Toronto Star reports.

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Jenkins was recalled from Triple-A Buffalo on Saturday, Blue Jays broadcaster Mike Wilner reports.

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Jenkins was optioned to Triple-A Buffalo on Friday.

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Jenkins has been recalled from Triple-A Buffalo, Sportsnet's Barry Davis reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

Called up in early August, Jenkins started three games and earned his first major league victory in 2012. The underlying numbers do not look great as he walked 11 while striking out only 16 over 30 innings. The 20th overall draft pick in 2009 has seen his strikeout rate decline the past few seasons to just 4.5 K/9 at Double-A last season, which limits his upside. He may need to rebuild his former prospect status in the minors all season with the Blue Jays boosting their starting rotation with several acquisitions in the offseason.

2012

Jenkins began to show the polish that many were expecting after being drafted 20th overall in 2009, posting a solid season at Double-A New Hampshire (1.196 WHIP, 4.13 ERA, 6.6 K/9IP in 16 starts) after earning a quick promotion from High-A Dunedin. He doesn't look like anything more than an mid-rotation, innings-eater at this point in his career though.

2011

Jenkins, the 20th overall pick in the 2009 draft, struggled in his first season as a pro between stops at Low-A Lansing and High-A Dunedin (141.2 IP, 3.94 ERA, 1.348 WHIP). Of particular concern was his debut at Dunedin where he struggled to miss bats in a league that favors pitchers. Jenkins drew praise for his polish and command of three pitches coming out of the draft and was expected to handle the transition to pro ball much easier than the stats show. He could develop into a mid-rotation innings eater but will need to improve off his rookie campaign.

2010

Jenkins was selected 20th overall in the 2009 draft and for good reason. The 6-foot-4 right-hander throws in the low-90s with a nice slider and changeup. He earned the Atlantic Sun Conference Player of the Year honors (8-1, 2.54 ERA) by allowing 80 hits and 15 walks in 92 innings with 98 strikeouts. Scouts are hopeful that he can make a pretty smooth transition given his command and poise and he bears watching in his first season as a professional.