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Grant Balfour

36-Year-Old Pitcher – Tampa Bay Rays

2014 Stats

W-L

1-3

ERA

5.17

WHIP

1.54

K

37

SV

11

2014 Preseason Projections

W-L

ERA

WHIP

K

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Balfour had an exceptional 2013 season as the A's closer, converting 92.7 percent of his save opportunities, aided by his 28 consecutive saves to begin the campaign. Aside from a brief stretch in Augu...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 200   DOB: 12/30/1977   BORN: Sydney, Australia   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: No   Show ContractHide Contract

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Grant Balfour Contract Information:

Agreed to a two-year, $12 million contract with the Rays in January of 2014.

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Min AB:  
Batter Team AB H AVG 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS SLG OBP OPS
Mark Teixeira NY-A 18 7 .389 0 0 2 4 0 4 1 0 .722 .389 1.111
Adrian Beltre TEX 18 2 .111 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 .111 .150 .261
Ian Kinsler DET 16 2 .125 0 0 2 4 0 5 0 1 .500 .125 .625
Robinson Cano SEA 15 5 .333 1 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 .400 .412 .812
Paul Konerko CHI-A 15 5 .333 0 0 2 4 3 3 0 0 .733 .444 1.178
Derek Jeter NY-A 15 4 .267 1 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 .333 .353 .686
Alex Rios TEX 15 2 .133 0 0 1 3 1 6 0 0 .333 .188 .521
Vernon Wells 14 6 .429 2 0 2 4 0 2 0 0 1.000 .429 1.429
Torii Hunter DET 13 4 .308 0 0 1 7 0 4 0 0 .538 .308 .846
Nelson Cruz BAL 13 1 .077 0 0 0 2 1 7 1 0 .077 .143 .220
Alex Rodriguez NY-A 13 1 .077 1 0 0 2 2 4 0 0 .154 .200 .354
Jason Varitek 13 0 .000 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .000 .071 .071
Jhonny Peralta STL 12 4 .333 1 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 .417 .429 .845
Ichiro Suzuki NY-A 12 4 .333 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 .417 .333 .750
Josh Hamilton ANA 12 2 .167 0 0 2 4 2 4 1 1 .667 .286 .952
Nick Markakis BAL 12 2 .167 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 .167 .286 .452
David Murphy CLE 12 2 .167 0 0 0 0 3 5 0 0 .167 .333 .500
Michael Young 12 2 .167 0 0 0 0 6 4 0 0 .167 .444 .611
Elvis Andrus TEX 12 1 .083 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .083 .083 .167
Adam Jones BAL 12 1 .083 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .083 .083 .167
Justin Smoak SEA 11 3 .273 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 .273 .385 .657
Coco Crisp OAK 11 2 .182 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .273 .182 .455
David Ortiz BOS 11 2 .182 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 .273 .308 .580
Melky Cabrera TOR 11 1 .091 0 0 0 1 1 4 1 0 .091 .154 .245
Alberto Callaspo OAK 11 1 .091 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 .091 .231 .322
Howie Kendrick ANA 11 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Erick Aybar ANA 10 4 .400 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .400 .400 .800
Dustin Pedroia BOS 10 4 .400 1 0 0 2 1 1 2 0 .500 .417 .917
Billy Butler KC 10 1 .100 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .100 .091 .191
Alex Gordon KC 10 0 .000 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .000 .091 .091
Vladimir Guerrero 9 4 .444 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .444 .444 .889
Franklin Gutierrez SEA 9 2 .222 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .333 .222 .556
Magglio Ordonez 9 2 .222 0 0 0 3 0 2 0 0 .222 .222 .444
Mike Napoli BOS 9 1 .111 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .111 .111 .222
Carlos Quentin SD 9 1 .111 0 0 0 0 2 4 0 0 .111 .273 .384
Brian Roberts NY-A 9 1 .111 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .111 .111 .222
Mike Lowell 8 4 .500 0 0 1 2 1 1 0 0 .875 .556 1.431
Julio Lugo 8 4 .500 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 0 .500 .667 1.167
Victor Martinez DET 8 4 .500 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 .500 .600 1.100
Mark Trumbo AZ 8 3 .375 0 0 2 4 1 2 0 0 1.125 .444 1.569
Jose Bautista TOR 8 2 .250 0 0 0 1 4 3 0 0 .250 .500 .750
Jacoby Ellsbury NY-A 8 2 .250 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 .375 .300 .675
Lyle Overbay MIL 8 2 .250 1 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .375 .250 .625
Miguel Tejada MIA 8 2 .250 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .250 .333 .583
Delmon Young BAL 8 2 .250 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 .250 .250 .500
Carlos Guillen 8 1 .125 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .125 .222 .347
Raul Ibanez KC 8 1 .125 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 .125 .125 .250
Matt Joyce TB 8 1 .125 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .125 .375
Dustin Ackley SEA 8 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Casey Blake 7 4 .571 1 0 1 3 0 3 0 0 1.143 .571 1.714
Marco Scutaro SF 7 3 .429 1 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 1.000 .429 1.429
Gary Sheffield 7 3 .429 0 0 2 3 0 1 0 0 1.286 .429 1.714
Michael Saunders SEA 7 2 .286 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .286 .286 .571
Luke Scott 7 2 .286 1 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 .429 .286 .714
Kyle Seager SEA 7 2 .286 2 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 .571 .286 .857
Kevin Youkilis 7 2 .286 1 1 0 3 4 2 1 0 .714 .583 1.298
Yuniesky Betancourt 7 1 .143 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .286 .125 .411
Adam Dunn CHI-A 7 1 .143 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .286 .143 .429
Kevin Millar 7 1 .143 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .143 .429
Miguel Cabrera DET 7 0 .000 0 0 0 0 4 3 0 0 .000 .364 .364
Adam Lind TOR 7 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000
A.J. Pierzynski STL 7 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Trevor Plouffe MIN 7 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Alexei Ramirez CHI-A 7 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Jorge Posada 6 5 .833 0 0 1 3 2 0 0 0 1.333 .875 2.208
Bobby Abreu NY-N 6 3 .500 2 1 0 2 1 2 0 0 1.167 .571 1.738
Matt Wieters BAL 6 3 .500 1 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .667 .500 1.167
Matt Dominguez HOU 6 2 .333 0 0 1 2 1 2 0 0 .833 .429 1.262
Travis Hafner 6 2 .333 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .500 .333 .833
Aaron Hill AZ 6 2 .333 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 .833 .429 1.262
Kendrys Morales SEA 6 2 .333 0 0 1 3 0 2 1 0 .833 .333 1.167
Mike Moustakas KC 6 2 .333 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .333 .333 .667
Cody Ross AZ 6 2 .333 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .333 .833
Jim Thome 6 2 .333 2 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 .667 .429 1.095
Asdrubal Cabrera CLE 6 1 .167 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .500 .286 .786
Brett Gardner NY-A 6 1 .167 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .167 .167 .333
Matt LaPorta 6 1 .167 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .167 .167 .333
Mitch Moreland TEX 6 1 .167 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .167 .286 .452
Ramon Santiago CIN 6 1 .167 1 0 0 2 0 4 0 1 .333 .167 .500
Kurt Suzuki MIN 6 1 .167 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .167 .333
B.J. Upton ATL 6 1 .167 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .167 .167 .333
Ty Wigginton 6 1 .167 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .167 .333
Mark DeRosa 6 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000
J.D. Drew 6 0 .000 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 .000 .333 .333
Jermaine Dye 6 0 .000 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Cesar Izturis 6 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Jed Lowrie OAK 6 0 .000 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 .000 .143 .143
Brian McCann NY-A 6 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Rafael Palmeiro 6 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Carlos Pena TEX 6 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Mike Trout ANA 6 0 .000 0 0 0 0 2 4 0 0 .000 .250 .250
Alejandro De Aza CHI-A 5 3 .600 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .800 .600 1.400
Carlos Lee 5 3 .600 0 0 1 5 0 0 0 0 1.200 .600 1.800
Yorvit Torrealba 5 3 .600 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .600 .600 1.200
Hank Blalock 5 2 .400 0 0 1 3 1 0 0 0 1.000 .500 1.500
Marlon Byrd PHI 5 2 .400 0 0 0 1 1 2 2 0 .400 .500 .900
Orlando Cabrera 5 2 .400 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 .400 .400 .800
Chone Figgins LA 5 2 .400 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 .400 .571 .971
John Jaso OAK 5 2 .400 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .600 .400 1.000
Albert Pujols ANA 5 2 .400 0 0 0 3 1 1 0 0 .400 .500 .900
Mike Sweeney 5 2 .400 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .600 .500 1.100
Gordon Beckham CHI-A 5 1 .200 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .400
Johnny Damon 5 1 .200 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .200 .333 .533
David DeJesus TB 5 1 .200 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .400
Yunel Escobar TB 5 1 .200 0 0 1 2 2 0 0 0 .800 .429 1.229
Maicer Izturis TOR 5 1 .200 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 .200 .333 .533
Kelly Johnson NY-A 5 1 .200 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 .200 .333 .533
Austin Kearns 5 1 .200 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .200 .200 .400
Mark Kotsay 5 1 .200 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .400
Brayan Pena CIN 5 1 .200 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .400 .200 .600
Salvador Perez KC 5 1 .200 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .400
Nate Schierholtz CHI-N 5 1 .200 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 .800 .200 1.000
Marcus Thames 5 1 .200 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .400 .200 .600
Frank Thomas 5 1 .200 0 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 .200 .333 .533
Ben Zobrist TB 5 1 .200 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .400 .333 .733
Lance Berkman 5 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Jack Cust 5 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Shelley Duncan CIN 5 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Edwin Encarnacion TOR 5 0 .000 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 .000 .167 .167
J.J. Hardy BAL 5 0 .000 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000 .167 .167
Jose Lopez 5 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Ivan Rodriguez 5 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Denard Span WAS 5 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000