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Jamey Wright

39-Year-Old Pitcher – Los Angeles Dodgers

2014 Stats

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ERA

3.12

WHIP

1.85

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8

SV

0

2014 RotoWire Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Wright earned a spot with the Rays in spring training to serve as a veteran arm in the bullpen. He defied Father Time in his 18th major league season by making 66 appearances with a career-low 3.09 ER...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 6"   WT: 240   DOB: 12/24/1974   BORN: Oklahoma City, OK   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: 1st Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Jamey Wright Contract Information:

Signed a one-year, $1.8 million contract with the Dodgers in December of 2013.

April 11, 2014  –  Jamey Wright News

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Jamey Wright 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
2004 29 AAA OMA 18 18 0 104.7 111 49 13 70 35 8 6 0 4.21 1.39
2005 30 MAJ COL 35 27 0 171.3 201 104 22 101 81 8 16 0 5.46 1.65
2006 31 MAJ SFO 35 21 0 156.0 167 90 16 79 64 6 10 0 5.19 1.48
2007 32 AA FRI 1 1 0 4.0 6 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 4.50 1.50
2007 32 AAA OKL 3 3 0 16.3 21 8 2 11 3 2 1 0 4.41 1.47
2007 32 MAJ TEX 20 9 0 77.0 72 31 6 39 41 4 5 0 3.62 1.47
2008 33 MAJ TEX 75 0 0 84.3 93 48 5 60 35 8 7 0 5.12 1.52
2009 34 MAJ KAN 65 0 0 79.0 73 38 8 60 44 3 5 0 4.33 1.48
2010 35 AAA Sac 10 0 0 14.0 23 14 2 16 9 1 0 1 0 0 9.00 2.29
2010 35 MAJ SEA 28 0 0 37.0 30 14 2 19 16 0 1 0 1 8 3.41 1.24
2010 35 MAJ CLE 18 0 0 21.3 25 13 1 9 9 1 2 0 0 1 5.48 1.59
2010  (Multiple Teams) 35 MAJ SEA/CLE 46 0 0 58.3 55 27 3 28 25 1 3 0 1 9 4.17 1.37
2011 36 MAJ SEA 60 0 0 68.3 61 24 6 48 30 2 3 1 4 16 3.16 1.33
2012 37 MAJ LAD 66 0 0 67.7 72 28 2 54 30 5 3 0 0 6 3.72 1.51
2013 38 MAJ TB 66 1 0 70.0 61 24 4 65 23 2 2 0 1 6 3.09 1.20
2014 39 MAJ LAD 8 0 0 8.7 10 3 1 8 6 0 0 0 0 1 3.12 1.85
3-Year Averages MAJ   64 0 0 68.7 64 25 4 55 27 3 2 0 1 9 3.28 1.33
Career  (View All) MAJ   668 247 3 1,975.0 2106 1057 198 1143 957 92 126 1 4.82 1.55

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Jamey Wright 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. 15 @SF 2.0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.12 1.85
Apr. 13 @Ari 1.0 3 2 2 1 1 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.05 1.80
Apr. 11 @Ari 2.0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.59 1.41
Apr. 9 Det 1.0 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 2.45 1.91
Apr. 5 SF 0.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.38 1.88
Apr. 4 SF 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.86 2.14
Apr. 2 @SD 0.7 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 6.75 3.75
Last 14 Days
7 Games:  Avg. 1.1 IP/G
8.0 8 3 2 1 4 8 0 1 0 0-0 0 0 1 2.25 1.50
Last 30 Days
7 Games:  Avg. 1.1 IP/G
8.0 8 3 2 1 4 8 0 1 0 0-0 0 0 1 2.25 1.50
Last 60 Days
7 Games:  Avg. 1.1 IP/G
8.0 8 3 2 1 4 8 0 1 0 0-0 0 0 1 2.25 1.50

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Jamey Wright Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2013173441535704.230
2012139282129300.252
2011138261328714.226

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201311521826310.255
201216726943602.283
2011148221733502.266

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201338.0010331112.370.97
201231.7500261011.711.14
201136.3110271121.981.07

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201332.0210321233.941.47
201236.0030282015.501.83
201132.0121211944.501.63
Jamey Wright 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
2004 29 AAA OMA 18 18 104.7 6.02 3.01 2.00 1.12 72.9% 4.21 4.71 .303
2005 30 MAJ COL 35 27 171.3 5.31 4.25 1.25 1.16 68.5% 5.46 5.16 .319
2006 31 MAJ SFO 35 21 156.0 4.56 3.69 1.23 0.92 2.30 65.6% 5.19 4.79 .295
2007 32 AA FRI 1 1 4.0 4.50 0.00 0.00 0.00 66.7% 4.50 2.20 .393
2007 32 AAA OKL 3 3 16.3 6.06 1.65 3.67 1.10 72.7% 4.41 4.00 .351
2007 32 MAJ TEX 20 9 77.0 4.56 4.79 0.95 0.70 1.80 76.6% 3.62 4.85 .270
2008 33 MAJ TEX 75 0 84.3 6.40 3.74 1.71 0.53 2.67 65% 91.6 MPH 5.12 3.83 .331
2009 34 MAJ KAN 65 0 79.0 6.84 5.01 1.36 0.91 2.71 72.5% 92.2 MPH 4.33 4.72 .285
2010 35 AAA Sac 10 0 14.0 10.29 5.79 1.78 1.29 60% 9.00 4.70 .472
2010 35 MAJ SEA 28 0 37.0 4.62 3.89 1.19 0.49 3.32 72.7% 91.1 MPH 3.41 4.25 .247
2010 35 MAJ CLE 18 0 21.3 3.80 3.80 1.00 0.42 2.42 63.6% 91.1 MPH 5.48 4.51 .319
2010  (Multiple Teams) 35 MAJ SEA/CLE 46 0 58.3 4.32 3.86 1.12 0.46 2.90 68.8% 91.1 MPH 4.17 4.24 .276
2011 36 MAJ SEA 60 0 68.3 6.32 3.95 1.60 0.79 2.31 78.8% 91.7 MPH 3.16 4.47 .275
2012 37 MAJ LAD 66 0 67.7 7.18 3.99 1.80 0.27 5.14 74% 91.4 MPH 3.72 3.50 .338
2013 38 MAJ TB 66 1 70.0 8.36 2.96 2.83 0.51 1.81 75% 89.6 MPH 3.09 3.29 .301
2014 39 MAJ LAD 8 0 8.7 8.31 6.23 1.33 1.04 1.00 86.7% 90.4 MPH 3.12 4.93 .354
3-Year Averages MAJ   64 0 68.7 7.21 3.54 2.04 0.52 75.9% 3.28 3.53 .302
Career MAJ   668 247 1,975.0 5.21 4.36 1.19 0.90 70% 4.82 4.85 .301

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2014 Stat Review for Jamey Wright    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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1.33 K/BB
TERRIBLE
8.31 K/9
WEAK
6.23 BB/9
TERRIBLE
90.4 MPH Fastball
POOR
1.0 HR/9
POOR
1.00 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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3.12 ERA
WEAK
1.85 WHIP
TERRIBLE
4.93 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

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

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.354 BABIP
HIGH
86.7% Strand Rate
HIGH

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Career Pitcher vs. Batter Stats    (View All Matchup Data)

Worst Matchups for Jamey Wright (by OPS against, min 10 AB)

Batter Team AB H HR RBI BB K SB AVG SLG OPS
Adam LaRoche WAS 11 4 2 4 2 1 0 .364 1.091 1.552
B.J. Upton ATL 12 5 1 3 1 1 0 .417 .833 1.295
Chris Snyder TEX 10 5 0 3 2 3 0 .500 .700 1.283
Miguel Cabrera DET 15 5 1 7 3 1 0 .333 .733 1.178
Mike Napoli BOS 11 5 0 3 2 3 0 .455 .636 1.175
Dustin Pedroia BOS 12 5 0 0 2 1 1 .417 .667 1.167
Torii Hunter DET 14 6 0 5 2 2 0 .429 .643 1.143
Bobby Abreu NY-N 17 6 0 4 7 4 2 .353 .529 1.049
Adrian Beltre TEX 30 12 1 4 2 3 0 .400 .567 1.004
Mark Ellis STL 12 4 1 2 0 1 0 .333 .667 1.000

Best Matchups for Jamey Wright (by OPS against, min 10 AB)

Batter Team AB H HR RBI BB K SB AVG SLG OPS
Marco Scutaro SF 20 3 0 4 1 3 0 .150 .250 .440
A.J. Pierzynski BOS 14 1 0 0 1 3 1 .071 .214 .402
Jason Lane SD 10 2 0 1 0 1 0 .200 .200 .400
Paul Konerko CHI-A 12 2 0 0 1 3 0 .167 .167 .397
Ichiro Suzuki NY-A 12 2 0 1 1 2 1 .167 .167 .397
Kurt Suzuki MIN 11 1 0 1 2 0 1 .091 .091 .377
Howie Kendrick ANA 13 2 0 0 1 4 0 .154 .154 .368
Jeff Mathis MIA 12 2 0 3 0 1 1 .167 .167 .333
Lyle Overbay MIL 11 1 0 1 0 5 0 .091 .182 .265
Aramis Ramirez MIL 22 1 0 1 0 6 2 .045 .045 .089

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Jamey Wright: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Wright signed a one-year contract with the Dodgers on Monday, Dylan Hernandez of the Los Angeles Times reports.

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Wright gave up an earned run on three hits over just 1.2 innings against Oakland.

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Wright will make a spot start for the Rays on Sunday, the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Over the past 19 games, Wright has allowed one earned run and has 19 strikeouts in 17.1 innings.

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Wright pitched a scoreless eighth inning, allowing only a walk and adding a strikeout, in a 7-5 loss to the Yankees on Saturday.

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Wright has posted a 0-1 record and 4.15 ERA in 19 appearances this season for the Rays.

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Wright was added to the active roster Sunday, the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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The Rays will add Wright to the 40-man roster by Sunday, the Tampa Tribune reports.

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The Rays will likely keep Wright on the Opening Day roster despite his recent struggles in the bullpen, according to Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times.

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Wright seems to have earned a spot in the Rays' bullpen this spring, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

Wright had a solid but unspectacular season for the Dodgers, tossing 67.2 innings of 3.72 ERA ball that included a rather lofty 1.51 WHIP and a so-so 54:30 K:BB. Wright minimizes the damage from his 4.0 BB/9 via a 67.3 percent groundball rate that ranked second in the league only behind Arizona's Brad Ziegler. The Dodgers could look to bring Wright back, but though he has "real life" value, he's unlikely to see save opportunities wherever he winds up.

2012

Wright was a generally reliable setup man last season, leading the Mariners with 68.1 relief innings and 16 holds. He endured a rough 16-game summer stretch in which he gave up 16 of his 24 earned runs and all six of his home runs allowed but recovered to finish the last two months strong. Wright is nothing special, as his 48:30 K:BB attests, but he can give a team innings. Whether that team is the Mariners this year remains to be seen. The M's have plenty of bullpen options these days and it is uncertain if they'll re-sign the free-agent Wright. Where he lands, it's unlikely he'll have a shot at saves.

2010

Wright was a key cog in the bullpen for the Royals in 2009, leading the team in appearances with 65. A journeyman for most of his career, Wright was one of the more reliable arms manager Trey Hillman turned to late in games. As is the case with many Royals pitchers, Wright struggled with control at times (5.0 BB/9IP). He filed for free agency in November but the Royals will try to retain him for 2010 as he can provide a veteran presence late in games.

2009

Wright is expected to pitch elsewhere in 2009 following a poor season in late-to-middle relief with Texas in 2008. He won't be any good.

2008

Wright was limited early in the season by some shoulder problems, and somehow managed a 3.62 ERA for the year despite a terrible 39:41 K:BB ratio in 77 innings. Texas has expressed an interest in re-signing him to pitch out of the bullpen. Let's hope you're smarter than that.

2007

Wright's surprisingly solid April (3.34 ERA) turned out to be a bad thing for San Francisco. The team continued using him as its fifth starter for far too long afterward. Despite a horrific 79:64 K:BB over 156 IP, the Giants allowed Wright to make 21 starts last season. He finished with a 5.19 ERA and 1.48 WHIP, both close to his career norms. The Giants declined his option during the offseason, so Wright will probably have to accept a minor league deal elsewhere. His days as a starter should be finished.

2006

There isn't much good to say about Wright's 2005. He went 8-16 forcing a demotion to the bullpen during the final month of the season. As a free agent, he's headed to some team's farm system.

2005

Wright is a true Quadruple-A pitcher. He's been shuttling up and down for most of his career, and had one of his better major league stretches late last season. With a strong spring Wright could earn a spot at the back of a major league rotation, but even in his good years, he isn't much of a fantasy pitcher over the long haul.

2004

After two organizations gave up on Wright, the Royals signed him and sent him to Omaha. He responded well, pitching three complete games and recording a 3.80 ERA in 20 games. The Royals rewarded him with four late-season starts and he didn't disappoint. Now with the Cubs, his odds at landing a major-league job are low.

2003

Wright is a free agent this winter after being traded to the Cardinals late last August. There’s a chance that St. Louis will re-sign him but only at fifth-starter money and for good reason. Wright has a career ERA of 5.17 and a 541/522 K/BB ratio in 1,030 innings. In 2002, his K/BB was 77/75, pretty much in line with his career marks. In summary, although Wright has decent stuff, there’s no real reason to think he’ll suddenly put it together next season.