Jonathan Papelbon
Birthdate: 11/23/1980 (37 y, 23 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-5/230     Position: P
Drafted: 2003 June Amateur Draft - Round: 4, Pick: 17, Overall: 114, Team: Boston Red Sox
Contract: $50M / 4 Years (2012 - 2015) + 1 Option Years
RotoWire News: Papelbon now appears unlikely to sign with another team this season, WEEI's Rob Bradford reports. (8/31/2016)
Profiles:  2010  2011  2012  2013  2014  2015  2016  2017  (Click Year to Expand / Close)




SeasonPitchPitchesABPAH1B2B3BHRBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPAVGminVelmaxVelVel
2007Fourseam (FA)25457617600140200001.12390.3100.496.1
2007Splitter (FS)5115162110010100000.13384.895.489.1
2007Slider (SL)2144101000000000.25078.692.686.9
2008Fourseam (FA)829205215423180350640144.20589.3100.896.3
2008Splitter (FS)11336381072012070000.27884.693.790.5
2008Slider (SL)711010101000030000.10084.290.287.6
2009Fourseam (FA)9492102394430905220654210.21089.0101.595.6
2009Slider (SL)1122425770001050000.29280.790.084.9
2009Splitter (FS)1051414321000030000.21487.396.190.1
2010Fourseam (FA)7981631883722906180502051.22790.399.895.6
2010Splitter (FS)2406265151130130210001.24287.294.190.6
2010Slider (SL)1072629422003050000.15480.386.783.1
2011Fourseam (FA)7451731853521110390683001.20290.998.495.8
2011Splitter (FS)15444449900000100000.20586.992.990.4
2011Slider (SL)972324650100080100.26179.484.181.6
2012Fourseam (FA)8121771943930306110684020.22090.297.494.6
2012Splitter (FS)227566112631250160002.21485.691.788.7
2012Slider (SL)972526541001080001.20074.386.080.1
2013Fourseam (FA)675162172372750570401202.22886.296.392.7
2013Splitter (FS)177495315141003080101.30683.490.187.1
2013Slider (SL)1062828751010090000.25073.579.176.5
2014Fourseam (FA)6831411572720502100423031.19187.295.192.0
2014Splitter (FS)174485214122003071000.29284.189.486.9
2014Slider (SL)14944464400010121001.09176.884.681.0
2015Fourseam (FA)606140159362371580337224.25787.695.192.2
2015Slider (SL)15543446510010110002.14077.083.480.2
2015Splitter (FS)132535411810210120002.20883.090.286.7
2016Fourseam (FA)3678292211360290150013.25686.796.391.6
2016Slider (SL)108333410640010110001.30376.283.480.3
2016Splitter (FS)822223641011050001.27379.290.486.1
TotalFourseam (FA)6718151016623252236313810304652471817.21586.2101.594.4
TotalSplitter (FS)145539942097741517190991107.24379.296.188.7
TotalSlider (SL)10232602705138111180721105.19673.592.681.5

SeasonPitchPitchesBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2007Fourseam (FA)2546.6 %32.8 %0.20.123.180.175.356.053.167-0.8-8.4.1687
2007Splitter (FS)516.3 %62.5 %0.10.133.188.200.388.067.400-0.1-2.0.17915
2007Slider (SL)210.0 %0.0 %0.00.250.250.500.750.250.2500.4-0.1.313103
2008Fourseam (FA)8292.3 %29.8 %0.08.205.223.288.511.083.2817.5-18.3.22542
2008Splitter (FS)1135.3 %18.4 %0.29.278.316.417.732.139.3214.4-0.2.322107
2008Slider (SL)710.0 %30.0 %0.00.100.100.200.300.100.143-0.5-1.7.126-18
2009Fourseam (FA)9499.2 %27.2 %0.34.210.294.324.618.114.27519.1-9.5.28177
2009Slider (SL)1124.0 %20.0 %0.20.292.320.292.612.000.3682.0-1.0.27976
2009Splitter (FS)1050.0 %21.4 %0.00.214.214.286.500.071.2730.4-1.3.21838
2010Fourseam (FA)7989.6 %26.6 %0.36.227.311.393.704.166.29020.7-0.9.315101
2010Splitter (FS)2404.6 %32.3 %0.14.242.277.339.616.097.3505.0-2.4.27479
2010Slider (SL)10710.3 %17.2 %0.60.154.241.231.472.077.1901.0-2.3.22245
2011Fourseam (FA)7454.9 %36.8 %0.13.202.254.318.572.116.31412.0-8.8.25668
2011Splitter (FS)1540.0 %22.7 %0.00.205.205.205.409.000.2650.3-4.7.18219
2011Slider (SL)970.0 %33.3 %0.00.261.250.348.598.087.3751.5-1.2.25366
2012Fourseam (FA)8125.7 %35.1 %0.16.220.281.339.620.119.32016.2-6.0.27780
2012Splitter (FS)2278.2 %26.2 %0.31.214.279.411.689.196.2636.2-0.8.29997
2012Slider (SL)973.8 %30.8 %0.13.200.231.240.471.040.2940.8-2.2.21138
2013Fourseam (FA)6754.1 %23.3 %0.18.228.262.352.613.123.26912.9-5.9.27082
2013Splitter (FS)1775.7 %15.1 %0.38.306.340.327.666.020.3575.1-0.7.298100
2013Slider (SL)1060.0 %32.1 %0.00.250.250.393.643.143.3332.3-0.8.27989
2014Fourseam (FA)6836.4 %26.8 %0.24.191.260.270.529.078.2588.9-7.9.24460
2014Splitter (FS)1745.8 %13.5 %0.43.292.346.333.679.042.3415.5-0.1.309106
2014Slider (SL)1492.2 %26.1 %0.08.091.130.091.221.000.125-2.2-7.1.108-28
2015Fourseam (FA)6065.0 %20.8 %0.24.257.325.429.753.171.29819.81.9.328116
2015Slider (SL)1552.3 %25.0 %0.09.140.159.163.322.023.188-1.0-5.9.144-4
2015Splitter (FS)1321.9 %22.2 %0.08.208.222.340.562.132.2313.0-3.0.24362
2016Fourseam (FA)3679.8 %16.3 %0.60.256.330.402.732.146.29211.00.1.320106
2016Slider (SL)1082.9 %32.4 %0.09.303.324.424.748.121.4554.10.1.321109
2016Splitter (FS)824.3 %21.7 %0.20.273.304.455.759.182.3132.80.1.324112
TotalFourseam (FA)67186.2 %28.0 %0.22.215.275.334.609.119.283127.6-63.4.27276
TotalSplitter (FS)14554.5 %23.6 %0.19.243.279.338.617.095.30632.8-14.9.27380
TotalSlider (SL)10233.0 %26.7 %0.11.196.222.258.480.062.2668.3-22.4.21340

SeasonPitchPitchesLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBStrikesBallsPitchesxMovzMovMov
2007Fourseam (FA)25410.8 %29.7 %59.5 %18.2 %4.5 %18668254-7.410.412.9
2007Splitter (FS)5120.0 %60.0 %20.0 %0.0 %0.0 %341751-7.92.58.7
2007Slider (SL)2133.3 %0.0 %66.7 %0.0 %0.0 %101121-0.34.05.4
2008Fourseam (FA)82921.9 %41.6 %36.5 %28.0 %6.0 %602227829-8.49.112.6
2008Splitter (FS)11310.3 %82.8 %6.9 %0.0 %50.0 %6548113-8.43.39.3
2008Slider (SL)7120.0 %40.0 %40.0 %100.0 %0.0 %422971-0.74.95.3
2009Fourseam (FA)94921.1 %25.9 %53.1 %26.9 %6.4 %645304949-8.39.812.9
2009Slider (SL)11215.8 %36.8 %47.4 %33.3 %0.0 %68441120.32.93.4
2009Splitter (FS)10518.2 %45.5 %36.4 %50.0 %0.0 %4164105-9.25.510.9
2010Fourseam (FA)79821.6 %30.6 %47.7 %18.9 %11.3 %556242798-7.98.912.1
2010Splitter (FS)24012.2 %53.7 %34.1 %0.0 %7.1 %14496240-9.23.210.1
2010Slider (SL)10715.0 %50.0 %35.0 %14.3 %0.0 %63441071.5-0.42.8
2011Fourseam (FA)74520.2 %26.9 %52.9 %36.4 %5.5 %551194745-7.18.511.3
2011Splitter (FS)15414.7 %73.5 %11.8 %0.0 %0.0 %9856154-8.31.88.9
2011Slider (SL)9725.0 %31.3 %43.8 %42.9 %0.0 %5740972.0-2.13.8
2012Fourseam (FA)81216.7 %32.4 %50.9 %23.6 %10.9 %557255812-9.17.612.0
2012Splitter (FS)22715.4 %71.8 %12.8 %0.0 %40.0 %15374227-9.21.19.5
2012Slider (SL)9712.5 %43.8 %43.8 %42.9 %0.0 %6037970.5-3.03.7
2013Fourseam (FA)67524.0 %34.7 %41.3 %28.0 %10.0 %468207675-9.28.412.5
2013Splitter (FS)17723.8 %61.9 %14.3 %16.7 %0.0 %10968177-9.61.810.0
2013Slider (SL)10615.8 %42.1 %42.1 %25.0 %12.5 %67391061.9-2.03.4
2014Fourseam (FA)68326.3 %32.3 %41.4 %29.3 %4.9 %473210683-8.98.412.3
2014Splitter (FS)17412.2 %75.6 %12.2 %20.0 %0.0 %10470174-10.02.010.4
2014Slider (SL)14921.9 %31.3 %46.9 %53.3 %0.0 %10346149-0.10.62.1
2015Fourseam (FA)60620.8 %41.5 %37.7 %32.5 %12.5 %445161606-8.78.011.9
2015Slider (SL)15525.8 %45.2 %29.0 %22.2 %0.0 %99561550.5-0.82.0
2015Splitter (FS)13215.0 %75.0 %10.0 %0.0 %50.0 %9438132-9.01.19.3
2016Fourseam (FA)36740.3 %20.9 %38.8 %26.9 %7.7 %239128367-8.67.511.5
2016Slider (SL)10836.4 %45.5 %18.2 %25.0 %0.0 %77311080.8-0.61.8
2016Splitter (FS)8212.5 %75.0 %12.5 %0.0 %50.0 %433982-8.51.58.9
TotalFourseam (FA)671822.4 %32.3 %45.3 %27.2 %8.1 %472219966718-8.48.612.2
TotalSplitter (FS)145515.1 %69.1 %15.8 %8.5 %14.9 %8855701455-9.12.39.7
TotalSlider (SL)102321.9 %39.9 %38.3 %35.7 %1.4 %64637710230.7-0.13.0

SeasonPitchPitchesO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%SwStr%pVALpVAL/C
2007Fourseam (FA)25436.7 %68.0 %55.9 %58.3 %71.7 %68.3 %61.4 %17.7 %10.24.0
2007Splitter (FS)5157.1 %81.3 %64.7 %20.0 %76.9 %42.4 %31.4 %37.3 %1.53.0
2007Slider (SL)2115.4 %75.0 %38.1 %100.0 %83.3 %87.5 %38.1 %4.8 %-1.1-5.0
2008Fourseam (FA)82933.1 %71.2 %56.2 %73.2 %83.2 %80.9 %60.7 %10.7 %20.02.4
2008Splitter (FS)11348.9 %76.0 %54.9 %60.5 %100.0 %72.6 %22.1 %15.0 %-2.6-2.3
2008Slider (SL)7127.5 %71.0 %46.5 %27.3 %59.1 %48.5 %43.7 %23.9 %0.00.1
2009Fourseam (FA)94929.3 %68.2 %51.8 %69.2 %83.5 %80.1 %58.0 %10.3 %12.41.3
2009Slider (SL)11229.1 %50.9 %40.2 %50.0 %82.8 %71.1 %50.9 %11.6 %0.20.2
2009Splitter (FS)10532.3 %75.0 %37.1 %60.0 %88.9 %66.7 %11.4 %12.4 %-1.4-1.3
2010Fourseam (FA)79828.9 %65.6 %50.8 %67.7 %84.3 %80.5 %59.7 %9.9 %4.30.5
2010Splitter (FS)24051.0 %85.4 %57.9 %44.9 %85.4 %56.8 %20.0 %25.0 %1.10.5
2010Slider (SL)10738.6 %51.4 %43.0 %48.2 %94.7 %67.4 %34.6 %14.0 %0.30.3
2011Fourseam (FA)74534.3 %68.8 %56.0 %56.8 %76.1 %71.7 %62.8 %15.8 %10.91.5
2011Splitter (FS)15451.7 %83.3 %59.1 %50.8 %86.7 %62.6 %23.4 %22.1 %3.32.1
2011Slider (SL)9734.4 %66.7 %45.4 %36.4 %90.9 %63.6 %34.0 %16.5 %-0.3-0.3
2012Fourseam (FA)81228.9 %64.0 %49.1 %67.7 %79.7 %76.7 %57.8 %11.5 %7.91.0
2012Splitter (FS)22755.9 %80.7 %62.1 %63.2 %89.1 %71.6 %25.1 %17.6 %0.50.2
2012Slider (SL)9726.0 %53.2 %39.2 %30.8 %84.0 %65.8 %48.5 %13.4 %1.21.2
2013Fourseam (FA)67525.3 %65.7 %48.2 %71.6 %84.9 %81.9 %56.6 %8.7 %8.21.2
2013Splitter (FS)17747.3 %84.8 %57.1 %59.7 %92.3 %72.3 %26.0 %15.8 %-0.7-0.4
2013Slider (SL)10627.8 %65.4 %46.2 %53.3 %73.5 %67.4 %49.1 %15.1 %-0.6-0.5
2014Fourseam (FA)68332.3 %63.5 %49.8 %72.2 %81.1 %78.5 %56.1 %10.7 %11.41.7
2014Splitter (FS)17437.8 %81.8 %51.7 %64.4 %88.9 %76.7 %31.6 %12.1 %-1.8-1.0
2014Slider (SL)14936.2 %78.8 %59.1 %44.0 %74.6 %65.9 %53.7 %20.1 %7.04.7
2015Fourseam (FA)60635.1 %69.5 %55.6 %77.9 %82.9 %81.6 %59.6 %10.2 %1.40.2
2015Slider (SL)15540.9 %67.2 %52.3 %38.9 %86.7 %65.4 %43.2 %18.1 %4.52.9
2015Splitter (FS)13249.4 %86.8 %64.4 %59.0 %87.0 %74.1 %40.2 %16.7 %0.60.5
2016Fourseam (FA)36726.4 %62.8 %46.6 %69.8 %87.5 %83.0 %55.6 %7.9 %4.11.1
2016Slider (SL)10845.5 %67.9 %56.5 %40.0 %88.9 %68.9 %49.1 %17.6 %-0.3-0.3
2016Splitter (FS)8231.0 %70.8 %42.7 %55.6 %82.4 %68.6 %29.3 %13.4 %-1.6-2.0
TotalFourseam (FA)671830.7 %67.0 %52.0 %69.0 %81.8 %78.7 %58.8 %11.1 %90.71.3
TotalSplitter (FS)145547.2 %82.0 %56.1 %55.2 %88.2 %67.5 %25.6 %18.2 %-1.0-0.1
TotalSlider (SL)102334.4 %64.7 %48.2 %42.2 %81.1 %65.9 %45.5 %16.4 %10.91.1