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Joakim Soria
Birthdate: 5/18/1984 (33 y, 6 m, 24 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-3/200     Position: P
Drafted: 2006 Rule 5 Draft - Round: 1, Pick: 2, Overall: 2, Team: Kansas City Royals
Contract: $25M / 3 Years (2016 - 2018) + 1 Option Years
RotoWire News: Soria (oblique) was activated from the 10-day DL prior to Saturday's game against the Indians. (9/16/2017)
Profiles:  2010  2011  2012  2013  2014  2015  2016  2017  (Click Year to Expand / Close)




SeasonPitchPitchesABPAH1B2B3BHRBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPAVGminVelmaxVelVel
2007Fourseam (FA)361687417105114090201.25088.095.692.0
2007Curveball (CU)4927270000000230000.00066.772.569.5
2007Changeup (CH)431111211000040000.18279.285.482.9
2007Slider (SL)311111210010030000.18275.982.179.0
2008Fourseam (FA)7341211422619304150142224.21588.095.891.8
2008Slider (SL)9529306510000101000.20774.283.879.6
2008Curveball (CU)9248514210100333000.08366.372.269.4
2008Changeup (CH)922830110002070001.03681.488.084.7
2009Fourseam (FA)597951102819315130240110.29588.696.892.5
2009Changeup (CH)1515661121110020212101.21479.191.086.1
2009Curveball (CU)9335352110000210002.05766.274.470.0
2009Slider (SL)571414211000020001.14375.885.980.6
2010Fourseam (FA)722144160352570390421420.24386.096.992.9
2010Changeup (CH)11442469710130140012.21475.290.186.0
2010Cutter (FC)931617110001020000.06383.693.189.9
2010Slider (SL)892527330002070002.12076.488.282.7
2010Curveball (CU)751819541000061000.27865.274.369.9
2011Fourseam (FA)6871231383626514100280235.29384.895.692.4
2011Cutter (FC)11836391091003090000.27881.693.888.0
2011Slider (SL)1002930521021030001.17277.785.881.4
2011Curveball (CU)7226282200000152000.07765.673.970.3
2011Changeup (CH)621720742013040001.41281.489.485.5
2013Fourseam (FA)29445551071029091003.22287.195.391.4
2013Slider (SL)811821440002070010.22276.582.680.0
2013Curveball (CU)4620204400000120000.20067.375.470.2
2013Changeup (CH)1323000001000000.00082.687.484.4
2014Fourseam (FA)4539298261772020212112.28386.094.490.9
2014Slider (SL)862122301111070000.14374.984.178.4
2014Curveball (CU)7734364400010150100.11866.076.870.1
2014Changeup (CH)682323522010050000.21780.688.285.0
2014Cutter (FC)211000000000000.00088.990.789.8
2015Fourseam (FA)8251511684129606150280112.27288.597.292.9
2015Slider (SL)1252326210013090000.08773.983.979.4
2015Curveball (CU)10741427510100191002.17168.276.271.5
2015Changeup (CH)953334550000081002.15280.390.586.6
2016Fourseam (FA)7341161403924636190201130.33689.497.193.4
2016Changeup (CH)215818614930240320103.17382.791.787.2
2016Curveball (CU)13736386510010141000.16768.375.572.1
2016Slider (SL)9724271172022020010.45877.489.181.5
2016Cutter (FC)512000001000000.00084.189.387.1
2017Fourseam (FA)53678911613300130220002.20567.895.892.6
2017Changeup (CH)340113118302540150380006.26568.493.388.0
2017Curveball (CU)1262425742100071000.29265.392.170.7
2017Slider (SL)751315110001010100.07775.392.081.0
TotalFourseam (FA)5943103311762741894683110902177141319.26567.897.292.4
TotalChangeup (CH)11934064328565140620013332116.20968.493.386.6
TotalCurveball (CU)8743093214131712201659104.13365.292.170.5
TotalSlider (SL)8362072233925617120511124.18873.992.080.4
TotalCutter (FC)2185459111010050110000.20481.693.888.8

SeasonPitchPitchesBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2007Fourseam (FA)3615.4 %12.2 %0.44.250.284.397.681.147.2676.8-2.4.29389
2007Curveball (CU)490.0 %85.2 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.000-4.2-7.5.000-100
2007Changeup (CH)430.0 %36.4 %0.00.182.182.273.455.091.2860.1-1.3.19526
2007Slider (SL)310.0 %27.3 %0.00.182.182.455.636.273.1430.7-0.6.26372
2008Fourseam (FA)73410.6 %9.9 %1.07.215.307.339.646.124.21012.9-4.2.29386
2008Slider (SL)950.0 %33.3 %0.00.207.233.241.475.034.3160.8-2.8.21639
2008Curveball (CU)920.0 %64.7 %0.00.083.137.167.304.083.214-1.7-7.8.143-8
2008Changeup (CH)926.7 %23.3 %0.29.036.100.036.136.000.048-2.6-6.2.077-51
2009Fourseam (FA)59711.8 %21.8 %0.54.295.376.505.881.211.34318.04.9.382142
2009Changeup (CH)1513.3 %34.4 %0.10.214.262.232.494.018.3332.3-5.0.22946
2009Curveball (CU)930.0 %60.0 %0.00.057.057.086.143.029.143-3.5-7.7.062-61
2009Slider (SL)570.0 %14.3 %0.00.143.143.214.357.071.167-0.3-2.0.154-1
2010Fourseam (FA)7225.6 %26.3 %0.21.243.285.354.639.111.31113.4-5.0.28283
2010Changeup (CH)1146.5 %30.4 %0.21.214.267.310.576.095.2963.1-2.2.26067
2010Cutter (FC)935.9 %11.8 %0.50.063.118.063.180.000.071-1.1-3.1.094-39
2010Slider (SL)897.4 %25.9 %0.29.120.185.120.305.000.167-0.6-3.7.151-1
2010Curveball (CU)750.0 %31.6 %0.00.278.316.333.649.056.4171.8-0.4.29493
2011Fourseam (FA)6877.2 %20.3 %0.36.293.341.447.788.154.34418.53.0.344122
2011Cutter (FC)1187.7 %23.1 %0.33.278.333.306.639.028.3703.6-0.8.29191
2011Slider (SL)1003.3 %10.0 %0.33.172.200.414.614.241.1252.1-1.2.26475
2011Curveball (CU)720.0 %53.6 %0.00.077.143.077.220.000.182-1.3-4.4.115-24
2011Changeup (CH)6215.0 %20.0 %0.75.412.500.7061.206.294.5005.43.1.513239
2013Fourseam (FA)29416.4 %16.4 %1.00.222.364.378.741.156.2357.11.1.339124
2013Slider (SL)819.5 %33.3 %0.29.222.300.222.522.000.3641.2-1.1.24754
2013Curveball (CU)460.0 %60.0 %0.00.200.200.200.400.000.5000.1-2.1.17817
2013Changeup (CH)1333.3 %0.0 %1.00.000.333.000.333.000.0000.1-0.2.23050
2014Fourseam (FA)4532.0 %21.4 %0.10.283.309.402.711.120.36110.70.1.312109
2014Slider (SL)864.5 %31.8 %0.14.143.182.429.610.286.1541.5-0.8.26178
2014Curveball (CU)772.8 %41.7 %0.07.118.139.118.257.000.200-1.4-5.3.118-20
2014Changeup (CH)680.0 %21.7 %0.00.217.217.435.652.217.2352.0-0.5.28292
2014Cutter (FC)20.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.000-0.1-0.2.000-100
2015Fourseam (FA)8258.9 %16.7 %0.54.272.335.430.766.159.29721.72.8.334122
2015Slider (SL)12511.5 %34.6 %0.33.087.192.217.410.130.0770.4-2.5.19329
2015Curveball (CU)1070.0 %45.2 %0.00.171.190.268.459.098.2861.0-3.8.20135
2015Changeup (CH)950.0 %23.5 %0.00.152.176.152.328.000.200-0.6-4.4.1510
2016Fourseam (FA)73413.6 %14.3 %0.95.336.431.5951.025.259.36329.613.1.432181
2016Changeup (CH)2154.7 %37.2 %0.13.173.209.284.493.111.2502.8-7.4.21442
2016Curveball (CU)1372.6 %36.8 %0.07.167.211.194.405.028.2730.3-4.2.18523
2016Slider (SL)977.4 %7.4 %1.00.458.500.7921.292.333.4508.14.9.540247
2016Cutter (FC)550.0 %0.0 %1.00.000.500.000.500.000.0000.30.0.345126
2017Fourseam (FA)53614.3 %24.2 %0.59.205.319.244.562.038.2866.8-4.3.26574
2017Changeup (CH)3404.2 %32.2 %0.13.265.297.327.624.062.3929.7-4.7.27481
2017Curveball (CU)1260.0 %28.0 %0.00.292.320.458.778.167.4123.20.2.330118
2017Slider (SL)756.7 %6.7 %1.00.077.133.077.210.000.077-0.9-2.7.105-31
TotalFourseam (FA)59439.3 %18.5 %0.50.265.335.415.751.150.304145.49.0.329115
TotalChangeup (CH)11934.6 %30.8 %0.15.209.251.288.539.079.29422.3-28.6.24058
TotalCurveball (CU)8740.6 %51.4 %0.01.133.162.181.343.049.273-5.7-43.0.1552
TotalSlider (SL)8365.4 %22.9 %0.24.188.235.329.564.140.21312.9-12.8.24863
TotalCutter (FC)2188.5 %18.6 %0.45.204.271.222.493.019.2562.6-4.0.23152

SeasonPitchPitchesLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBStrikesBallsPitchesxMovzMovMov
2007Fourseam (FA)36121.7 %28.3 %50.0 %13.3 %3.3 %261100361-1.010.710.9
2007Curveball (CU)490.0 %75.0 %25.0 %0.0 %0.0 %3019496.1-9.711.7
2007Changeup (CH)4328.6 %42.9 %28.6 %50.0 %0.0 %271643-8.96.611.3
2007Slider (SL)310.0 %62.5 %37.5 %0.0 %33.3 %1615318.2-0.98.6
2008Fourseam (FA)73421.1 %36.7 %42.2 %23.9 %8.7 %502232734-1.210.210.7
2008Slider (SL)955.3 %31.6 %63.2 %25.0 %0.0 %6233958.81.19.3
2008Curveball (CU)926.7 %60.0 %33.3 %20.0 %20.0 %6230924.9-10.111.6
2008Changeup (CH)920.0 %85.0 %15.0 %0.0 %0.0 %494392-8.35.810.4
2009Fourseam (FA)59722.9 %32.9 %44.3 %22.6 %16.1 %411186597-3.010.210.7
2009Changeup (CH)15127.3 %48.5 %24.2 %0.0 %0.0 %10249151-9.55.111.0
2009Curveball (CU)937.1 %42.9 %50.0 %42.9 %0.0 %5142935.4-9.911.5
2009Slider (SL)570.0 %18.2 %81.8 %0.0 %0.0 %3225575.5-0.56.3
2010Fourseam (FA)72218.8 %40.6 %40.6 %26.8 %7.3 %493229722-2.410.711.2
2010Changeup (CH)11417.9 %53.6 %28.6 %12.5 %12.5 %7440114-10.05.611.6
2010Cutter (FC)937.1 %64.3 %28.6 %25.0 %0.0 %613293-0.69.59.7
2010Slider (SL)8923.5 %41.2 %35.3 %33.3 %0.0 %5435894.52.25.8
2010Curveball (CU)7536.4 %54.5 %9.1 %0.0 %0.0 %3441755.6-9.811.5
2011Fourseam (FA)68722.1 %40.0 %37.9 %25.0 %11.1 %448239687-1.19.810.0
2011Cutter (FC)11836.0 %32.0 %32.0 %37.5 %0.0 %81371181.37.47.7
2011Slider (SL)10012.0 %32.0 %56.0 %21.4 %14.3 %66341006.20.26.7
2011Curveball (CU)7227.3 %63.6 %9.1 %0.0 %0.0 %3735725.9-9.411.4
2011Changeup (CH)627.7 %53.8 %38.5 %20.0 %20.0 %323062-9.26.411.4
2013Fourseam (FA)29425.0 %47.2 %27.8 %40.0 %20.0 %184110294-1.59.710.0
2013Slider (SL)8118.2 %45.5 %36.4 %25.0 %0.0 %5328816.50.86.8
2013Curveball (CU)460.0 %75.0 %25.0 %100.0 %0.0 %2719467.7-10.513.1
2013Changeup (CH)130.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %31013-8.05.710.0
2014Fourseam (FA)45327.1 %40.0 %32.9 %30.4 %0.0 %315138453-0.39.910.0
2014Slider (SL)8621.4 %21.4 %57.1 %37.5 %12.5 %5234868.10.38.5
2014Curveball (CU)7711.1 %44.4 %44.4 %12.5 %0.0 %4928778.5-9.913.1
2014Changeup (CH)6811.1 %66.7 %22.2 %75.0 %25.0 %442468-4.85.27.4
2014Cutter (FC)20.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %2022.17.88.3
2015Fourseam (FA)82527.0 %37.7 %35.2 %20.9 %14.0 %577248825-1.19.910.1
2015Slider (SL)12535.7 %35.7 %28.6 %25.0 %25.0 %66591255.9-2.86.7
2015Curveball (CU)10722.7 %59.1 %18.2 %0.0 %25.0 %69381077.2-10.012.4
2015Changeup (CH)9516.7 %66.7 %16.7 %75.0 %0.0 %563995-3.84.26.1
2016Fourseam (FA)73422.9 %42.7 %34.4 %24.2 %18.2 %485249734-2.29.59.9
2016Changeup (CH)21522.0 %64.0 %14.0 %28.6 %28.6 %13580215-4.52.95.7
2016Curveball (CU)13718.2 %63.6 %18.2 %25.0 %0.0 %83541377.3-9.912.4
2016Slider (SL)9727.3 %45.5 %27.3 %33.3 %33.3 %5938975.1-0.65.9
2016Cutter (FC)50.0 %0.0 %100.0 %100.0 %0.0 %325-1.76.67.2
2017Fourseam (FA)53629.1 %43.6 %27.3 %6.7 %0.0 %332204536-4.99.411.0
2017Changeup (CH)34020.5 %71.2 %8.2 %16.7 %16.7 %226114340-7.33.18.4
2017Curveball (CU)12623.5 %47.1 %29.4 %20.0 %0.0 %75511264.5-10.011.4
2017Slider (SL)757.7 %53.8 %38.5 %20.0 %0.0 %4431753.4-1.25.2
TotalFourseam (FA)594323.5 %38.7 %37.8 %23.1 %10.1 %400819355943-1.910.010.4
TotalChangeup (CH)119318.3 %64.2 %17.5 %25.5 %12.8 %7484451193-7.24.38.7
TotalCurveball (CU)87416.9 %56.3 %26.8 %23.7 %5.3 %5173578746.2-9.912.0
TotalSlider (SL)83616.2 %37.7 %46.1 %22.5 %9.9 %5043328366.1-0.26.9
TotalCutter (FC)21824.4 %43.9 %31.7 %38.5 %0.0 %147712180.48.38.5

SeasonPitchPitchesO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%SwStr%pVALpVAL/C
2007Fourseam (FA)36128.5 %56.3 %46.3 %70.3 %90.0 %85.6 %64.0 %6.7 %5.61.6
2007Curveball (CU)4928.0 %70.8 %49.0 %42.9 %23.5 %29.2 %49.0 %34.7 %4.69.3
2007Changeup (CH)4337.5 %73.7 %53.5 %88.9 %71.4 %78.3 %44.2 %11.6 %0.92.0
2007Slider (SL)3133.3 %60.0 %41.9 %42.9 %83.3 %61.5 %32.3 %16.1 %-0.2-0.7
2008Fourseam (FA)73420.4 %55.8 %42.4 %70.2 %82.7 %80.4 %62.0 %8.3 %14.82.0
2008Slider (SL)9544.6 %71.8 %55.8 %60.0 %82.1 %71.7 %41.1 %15.8 %0.90.9
2008Curveball (CU)9255.7 %90.9 %64.1 %46.2 %55.0 %49.2 %23.9 %32.6 %3.03.2
2008Changeup (CH)9230.0 %78.1 %46.7 %61.1 %84.0 %74.4 %34.8 %12.0 %3.53.8
2009Fourseam (FA)59727.4 %52.6 %42.7 %65.6 %74.9 %72.6 %60.8 %11.7 %2.30.4
2009Changeup (CH)15145.6 %90.2 %63.6 %65.9 %80.0 %74.0 %40.4 %16.6 %-0.6-0.4
2009Curveball (CU)9342.5 %85.0 %51.6 %48.4 %88.2 %62.5 %21.5 %19.4 %4.54.9
2009Slider (SL)5721.2 %75.0 %43.9 %57.1 %83.3 %76.0 %42.1 %10.5 %0.71.2
2010Fourseam (FA)72227.6 %58.6 %45.6 %70.2 %84.1 %80.6 %57.9 %8.9 %5.50.8
2010Changeup (CH)11447.3 %85.0 %60.5 %68.6 %73.5 %71.0 %35.1 %17.5 %2.11.8
2010Cutter (FC)9321.3 %56.5 %38.7 %70.0 %92.3 %86.1 %49.5 %5.4 %3.63.9
2010Slider (SL)8929.2 %73.2 %49.4 %35.7 %93.3 %75.0 %46.1 %12.4 %3.23.6
2010Curveball (CU)7520.0 %84.0 %41.3 %90.0 %90.5 %90.3 %33.3 %4.0 %-3.6-4.8
2011Fourseam (FA)68718.4 %56.9 %40.8 %69.8 %80.6 %78.6 %58.1 %8.7 %3.30.5
2011Cutter (FC)11818.2 %59.5 %44.1 %100.0 %81.8 %84.6 %62.7 %6.8 %-0.1-0.1
2011Slider (SL)10028.0 %68.0 %48.0 %78.6 %91.2 %87.5 %50.0 %6.0 %1.41.4
2011Curveball (CU)7235.9 %94.7 %51.4 %47.4 %72.2 %59.5 %26.4 %20.8 %1.11.6
2011Changeup (CH)6233.3 %75.0 %46.8 %78.6 %73.3 %75.9 %32.3 %11.3 %-3.5-5.6
2013Fourseam (FA)29421.8 %59.0 %42.2 %89.7 %85.3 %86.3 %54.8 %5.8 %2.81.0
2013Slider (SL)8136.6 %77.5 %56.8 %53.3 %74.2 %67.4 %49.4 %18.5 %1.82.3
2013Curveball (CU)4647.2 %90.0 %56.5 %58.8 %55.6 %57.7 %21.7 %23.9 %0.10.1
2013Changeup (CH)1318.2 %50.0 %23.1 %100.0 %100.0 %100.0 %15.4 %0.0 %-0.4-2.8
2014Fourseam (FA)45319.5 %57.4 %42.8 %70.6 %84.4 %82.0 %61.6 %7.7 %3.40.8
2014Slider (SL)8628.9 %67.7 %44.2 %46.7 %69.6 %60.5 %39.5 %17.4 %0.50.6
2014Curveball (CU)7741.7 %79.3 %55.8 %60.0 %82.6 %72.1 %37.7 %15.6 %1.31.7
2014Changeup (CH)6831.4 %72.7 %51.5 %63.6 %87.5 %80.0 %48.5 %10.3 %-0.6-0.9
2014Cutter (FC)2100.0 % 100.0 %100.0 % 100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.312.7
2015Fourseam (FA)82528.2 %64.8 %49.3 %80.6 %83.8 %83.1 %57.8 %8.4 %3.70.4
2015Slider (SL)12536.3 %61.8 %43.2 %39.4 %90.5 %59.3 %27.2 %17.6 %1.71.4
2015Curveball (CU)10742.4 %78.1 %56.1 %67.9 %81.3 %75.0 %38.3 %14.0 %1.01.0
2015Changeup (CH)9537.1 %75.8 %50.5 %56.5 %96.0 %77.1 %34.7 %11.6 %2.12.2
2016Fourseam (FA)73418.9 %60.2 %43.2 %77.2 %80.0 %79.5 %58.9 %8.9 %-5.0-0.7
2016Changeup (CH)21551.6 %81.5 %59.1 %47.0 %88.6 %61.4 %25.1 %22.8 %3.61.7
2016Curveball (CU)13741.9 %72.6 %53.3 %69.4 %73.0 %71.2 %37.2 %15.3 %1.10.8
2016Slider (SL)9728.6 %75.6 %48.5 %75.0 %90.3 %85.1 %42.3 %7.2 %-5.4-5.5
2016Cutter (FC)566.7 %0.0 %40.0 %100.0 % 100.0 %40.0 %0.0 %0.0-0.8
2017Fourseam (FA)53616.5 %51.7 %36.2 %59.0 %72.9 %70.1 %56.0 %10.8 %8.41.6
2017Changeup (CH)34050.2 %83.8 %61.2 %59.1 %88.2 %72.1 %32.7 %17.1 %3.00.9
2017Curveball (CU)12637.5 %60.9 %46.0 %36.7 %78.6 %56.9 %36.5 %19.8 %-0.8-0.6
2017Slider (SL)7518.4 %56.8 %37.3 %57.1 %90.5 %82.1 %49.3 %6.7 %2.33.1
TotalFourseam (FA)594322.7 %57.6 %43.4 %72.5 %81.7 %79.7 %59.2 %8.8 %44.90.8
TotalChangeup (CH)119344.5 %81.5 %57.1 %59.8 %84.2 %71.7 %34.0 %16.2 %10.00.8
TotalCurveball (CU)87440.4 %77.4 %52.5 %55.3 %72.5 %63.6 %32.8 %19.1 %12.21.4
TotalSlider (SL)83631.5 %69.4 %47.4 %53.6 %85.2 %73.0 %41.9 %12.8 %7.00.8
TotalCutter (FC)21822.9 %57.4 %42.2 %86.4 %85.7 %85.9 %56.0 %6.0 %3.71.7