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Donnie Joseph

26-Year-Old Pitcher – Kansas City Royals

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Joseph has proven to have an incredibly strong arm and his low-90s fastball and mid-80s slider have allowed him to average more than a strikeout per inning over his last several minor league seasons. ...

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LEAGUE: AAA    40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: L   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 190   DOB: 11/1/1987   BORN: San Marcos, TX   COLLEGE: Houston   DRAFTED: 3rd Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed with the Reds in June of 2009.

April 9, 2014  –  Donnie Joseph News

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The Royals optioned Joseph to Triple-A Omaha on Wednesday.

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Donnie Joseph 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 Bil 8 0 0 11.7 6 1 0 11 4 2 1 0 0.80 0.86
2009 21 A Day 16 0 0 20.7 13 10 0 31 10 2 2 4 4.46 1.11
2010 22 A Lyn 7 0 0 35.0 23 9 2 56 16 0 4 17 0 0 2.31 1.11
2010 22 A Day 7 0 0 23.0 13 2 0 40 7 2 1 6 0 0 0.78 0.87
2010 22 AA Car 7 0 0 7.0 7 4 0 7 2 1 0 1 0 0 5.14 1.29
2011 23 AA Car 57 0 0 58.1 67 45 8 66 30 1 3 8 0 0 6.94 1.67
2012 24 AA Pen 11 0 0 30.1 13 3 1 46 8 4 2 13 0 0 0.89 0.70
2012 24 AAA Oma 11 0 0 17.1 21 8 1 19 13 1 0 2 0 0 4.15 1.99
2012 24 AAA Lou 11 0 0 22.0 22 7 0 22 9 4 1 5 0 0 2.86 1.41
2013 25 AAA Oma 47 0 0 54.2 39 24 5 84 40 4 3 6 0 0 3.95 1.46
2013 25 MAJ KC 6 0 0 5.7 4 0 0 7 4 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 1.41
2014 26 AAA Oma 3 0 0 5.0 7 4 0 9 2 0 0 0 0 0 7.20 1.80
3-Year Averages MAJ   6 0 0 5.7 4 0 0 7 4 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 1.41

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▼ Advanced Stats      ▼ Pitcher vs. Batter Stats

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Donnie Joseph 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
Last 14 Days
0 Games:  Avg. 0.0 IP/G
0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
Last 30 Days
0 Games:  Avg. 0.0 IP/G
0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
Last 60 Days
0 Games:  Avg. 0.0 IP/G
0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00

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Donnie Joseph Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201310520000.000

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201315224100.308

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20133.30003100.001.20

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20132.30004300.001.71
Donnie Joseph 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 Bil 8 0 11.7 8.49 3.09 2.75 0.00 90% 0.80 2.34 .215
2009 21 A Day 16 0 20.7 13.50 4.35 3.10 0.00 56.5% 4.46 1.65 .323
2010 22 A Lyn 7 0 35.0 14.40 4.11 3.50 0.51 81.1% 2.31 2.20 .330
2010 22 A Day 7 0 23.0 15.65 2.74 5.71 0.00 90% 0.78 .63 .343
2010 22 AA Car 7 0 7.0 9.00 2.57 3.50 0.00 55.6% 5.14 2.06 .355
2011 23 AA Car 57 0 58.1 10.22 4.65 2.20 1.24 58.4% 6.94 4.53 .376
2012 24 AA Pen 11 0 30.1 13.75 2.39 5.75 0.30 90% 0.89 1.47 .236
2012 24 AAA Oma 11 0 17.1 10.00 6.84 1.46 0.53 78.8% 4.15 4.02 .406
2012 24 AAA Lou 11 0 22.0 9.00 3.68 2.44 0.00 77.4% 2.86 2.43 .355
2013 25 AAA Oma 47 0 54.2 13.95 6.64 2.10 0.83 74.3% 3.95 3.68 .331
2013 25 MAJ KC 6 0 5.7 11.12 6.35 1.75 0.00 0.57 100% 91.1 MPH 0.00 2.85 .308
2014 26 AAA Oma 3 0 5.0 16.20 3.60 4.50 0.00 55.6% 7.20 1.40 .579
3-Year Averages MAJ   6 0 5.7 11.12 6.35 1.75 0.00 100% 0.00 2.85 .308

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2014 Stat Review for Donnie Joseph    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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4.50 K/BB
GREAT
16.20 K/9
ELITE
3.60 BB/9
POOR
0.0 MPH Fastball
TERRIBLE
0.0 HR/9
ELITE
0.00 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME FLYBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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7.20 ERA
TERRIBLE
1.80 WHIP
TERRIBLE
1.40 FIP
ELITE
BABIP/Strand

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

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.579 BABIP
HIGH
55.6% Strand Rate
LOW

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Worst Matchups for Donnie Joseph (by OPS against, min 0 AB)

Batter Team AB H HR RBI BB K SB AVG SLG OPS
Justin Smoak SEA 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.500 2.500
Shane Victorino BOS 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000
Zoilo Almonte NY-A 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000
David Ortiz BOS 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 1.000
Lyle Overbay MIL 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 1.000
Carlos Santana CLE 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 1.000
Nick Swisher CLE 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 1.000
Dustin Ackley SEA 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Dustin Pedroia BOS 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Jarrod Saltalamacchia MIA 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000

Best Matchups for Donnie Joseph (by OPS against, min 0 AB)

Batter Team AB H HR RBI BB K SB AVG SLG OPS
Michael Brantley CLE 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Asdrubal Cabrera CLE 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Andy Dirks DET 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Jacoby Ellsbury NY-A 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Prince Fielder TEX 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Nick Franklin SEA 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Jason Kipnis CLE 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Victor Martinez DET 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Will Middlebrooks BOS 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Daniel Nava BOS 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000

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Donnie Joseph: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Joseph was recalled from Triple-A Omaha on Monday.

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Joseph didn't help his chances of winning a spot in the bullpen, after allowing three runs on one hit and a three walks over just one-third of an inning against the Reds on Friday.

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Joseph was recalled from Triple-A Omaha on Tuesday.

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Joseph was optioned to Triple-A Omaha on Sunday, the Kansas City Star reports.

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Joseph was recalled from Triple-A Omaha on Saturday.

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Joseph was sent down to Triple-A Omaha on Saturday, the Kansas City Star reports.

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Joseph was recalled by the Royals on Thursday, Bob Dutton of the Kansas City Star reports.

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Joseph was optioned to Triple-A Omaha on Wednesday, the Kansas City Star reports.

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Joseph credits pitching coach Dave Eiland's alteration of his mechanics this spring as the reason behind his improved command, the Kansas City Star reports.

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