J.P. Howell
Birthdate: 4/25/1983 (33 y, 7 m, 10 d)     Bats/Throws: L/L     Height/Weight: 6-0/190     Position: P
Drafted: 2004 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1s, Pick: 1, Overall: 31, Team: Kansas City Royals
Contract: $2.8M / 1 Years (2013)
Extension: $11.2M / 2 Years (2014 - 2015) + 1 Option Years
RotoWire News: Howell has allowed just two runs in his last 18.2 innings to lower his ERA from 5.31 to 3.23. (8/12/2016)
Profiles:  2010  2012  2013  2014  2016  (Click Year to Expand / Close)




SeasonPitchPitchesABPAH1B2B3BHRBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPAVGminVelmaxVelVel
2007CH511112320011020000.27374.183.979.4
2007CU3499000000050000.00074.580.678.7
2007FA1333220000010000.66783.386.184.5
2007SL200000000000000.00082.783.583.1
2008FA73915318736221004270322144.23580.991.486.7
2008CU3398790151120220400010.17276.983.680.3
2008SL19648524310020172003.08379.184.881.6
2008CH1862735550007000010.18575.884.880.1
2008SI422110000010000.50084.888.186.7
2009FA447811001710313150162022.21078.988.685.6
2009CU353107115181420270480101.16874.883.880.7
2009CH20440459530150100002.22574.083.379.6
2009SI4857110002020000.20079.588.984.6
2009SL3979210011031000.28679.183.881.8
2011SL241546110910070180002.18575.288.379.1
2011FA20541511161046062111.26882.188.986.4
2011CH701720760013020001.41277.283.280.2
2012SI33760721694036074022.26782.388.585.8
2012SL3298495149203110320001.16773.781.978.6
2012CH1262830751012020002.25076.282.679.9
2012FA2456220001010000.40085.488.487.1
2013SI385819116141017040214.19882.589.987.2
2013SL3249298151221060460002.16374.483.380.0
2013FA1823238651004011101.18881.389.787.5
2013CH561316522013030001.38578.782.681.0
2014SI5281081312319301200130036.21382.789.386.2
2014SL13732354220020201000.12575.380.578.3
2014KC10527294210110140010.14874.981.879.4
2014CH1411000000000000.00078.683.181.0
2014FA200000000000000.00083.488.185.8
2015SI4359210228242027092104.30483.789.387.0
2015KC2537176151500050270001.21157.382.980.2
2015CH57910311011030001.33377.782.880.7
2015FA400000000000000.00093.994.694.2
2016SI435100110282420290150102.28083.187.785.3
2016KC41196103261942140281112.27173.881.378.4
2016CH3068210010012000.33378.183.881.8
TotalSI21724485151139212095105164618.25279.589.986.3
TotalFA1616315385744715111530577378.23578.994.686.5
TotalSL126831735049368142901364008.15573.788.379.6
TotalCH7941521774127707220232017.27074.084.880.1
TotalKC7691942084536522100691123.23257.382.979.1
TotalCU726203214332540490930111.16374.583.880.4

SeasonPitchPitchesBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2007CH518.3 %16.7 %0.50.273.333.545.879.273.2501.90.4.375144
2007CU340.0 %55.6 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.000-1.4-2.5.000-100
2007FA130.0 %33.3 %0.00.667.667.6671.333.0001.0001.00.7.597285
2007SL20.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.0000.00.0.000 
2008FA73914.4 %17.1 %0.84.235.355.379.734.144.27123.30.8.333112
2008CU3392.2 %44.4 %0.05.172.191.264.455.092.2891.3-9.5.20029
2008SL1963.8 %32.7 %0.12.083.154.104.258.021.129-2.2-8.4.132-15
2008CH18620.0 %0.0 %7.00.185.353.185.538.000.1852.7-1.5.27874
2008SI40.0 %50.0 %0.00.500.500.5001.000.0001.0000.40.2.448190
2009FA44715.0 %16.0 %0.94.210.347.383.730.173.22612.20.2.331109
2009CU3536.1 %41.7 %0.15.168.217.243.460.075.2762.4-11.4.20935
2009CH20411.1 %22.2 %0.50.225.311.375.686.150.2764.6-0.8.30798
2009SI4828.6 %28.6 %1.00.200.429.200.629.000.3330.80.0.330111
2009SL3911.1 %33.3 %0.33.286.444.7141.159.429.3332.21.2.485213
2011SL24111.5 %29.5 %0.39.185.279.204.482.019.2782.8-4.1.23254
2011FA20511.8 %11.8 %1.00.268.380.585.965.317.2199.63.9.411169
2011CH7015.0 %10.0 %1.50.412.500.5881.088.176.4294.82.5.476216
2012SI3378.3 %9.7 %0.86.267.371.483.855.217.26011.63.4.374153
2012SL32911.6 %33.7 %0.34.167.263.298.561.131.2246.3-4.6.25572
2012CH1266.7 %6.7 %1.00.250.300.393.693.143.2403.2-0.3.304105
2012FA2416.7 %16.7 %1.00.400.500.400.900.000.5001.10.5.410174
2013SI3857.7 %4.4 %1.75.198.256.247.502.049.1923.9-6.0.22954
2013SL3246.1 %46.9 %0.13.163.214.207.421.043.3261.5-9.2.19331
2013FA18210.5 %2.6 %4.00.188.289.219.508.031.1882.0-2.1.24264
2013CH5618.8 %18.8 %1.00.385.500.7691.269.385.4444.52.7.531261
2014SI52815.3 %9.9 %1.54.213.336.269.604.056.23411.8-2.3.28788
2014SL1375.7 %57.1 %0.10.125.200.188.388.063.3330.4-3.4.18424
2014KC1053.4 %48.3 %0.07.148.179.296.475.148.2500.9-2.2.21037
2014CH140.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.000-0.1-0.2.000-100
2014FA20.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.0000.00.0.000 
2015SI4356.9 %8.8 %0.78.304.363.391.754.087.31713.11.7.334124
2015KC2536.6 %35.5 %0.19.211.263.211.474.000.3412.8-5.7.21947
2015CH5710.0 %30.0 %0.33.333.400.7781.178.444.4002.51.4.489230
2015FA40.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.0000.00.0.000 
2016SI4358.2 %13.6 %0.60.280.336.360.696.080.31012.0-1.0.307102
2016KC4113.9 %27.2 %0.14.271.304.385.689.115.36810.3-1.8.297101
2016CH300.0 %12.5 %0.00.333.500.8331.333.500.2502.41.5.542257
TotalSI21729.9 %9.9 %1.00.252.334.339.673.087.26553.5-4.2.304102
TotalFA161613.8 %14.8 %0.93.235.354.394.748.159.25249.23.8.337116
TotalSL12688.3 %38.9 %0.21.155.234.224.458.069.25411.0-28.5.21443
TotalCH79412.4 %13.0 %0.96.270.369.454.823.184.27926.76.0.364139
TotalKC7694.8 %33.2 %0.14.232.272.309.581.077.34713.9-9.9.25672
TotalCU7264.2 %43.5 %0.10.163.197.241.439.079.2712.4-23.3.19727

SeasonPitchPitchesLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBStrikesBallsPitchesxMovzMovMov
2007CH5111.1 %44.4 %44.4 %0.0 %25.0 %3417519.05.410.8
2007CU340.0 %50.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.0 %221234-2.7-4.45.7
2007FA1350.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %761310.24.311.2
2007SL20.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0223.45.26.3
2008FA73916.0 %52.1 %31.9 %15.8 %10.5 %43830173910.16.812.4
2008CU33921.7 %54.3 %23.9 %18.2 %18.2 %213126339-2.0-2.94.1
2008SL19616.7 %56.7 %26.7 %25.0 %0.0 %12274196-3.4-2.24.4
2008CH18618.5 %55.6 %25.9 %71.4 %0.0 %120661867.78.211.5
2008SI4100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %31410.07.612.7
2009FA44723.8 %41.3 %34.9 %27.3 %13.6 %27117644711.07.213.3
2009CU35322.4 %56.9 %20.7 %0.0 %16.7 %2251283530.7-2.73.6
2009CH20416.7 %43.3 %40.0 %41.7 %8.3 %142622049.97.712.7
2009SI480.0 %33.3 %66.7 %50.0 %0.0 %3018489.66.311.8
2009SL390.0 %50.0 %50.0 %50.0 %50.0 %211839-0.30.32.5
2011SL24119.4 %52.8 %27.8 %10.0 %0.0 %14299241-1.3-4.15.3
2011FA2058.8 %55.9 %35.3 %8.3 %33.3 %1267920512.54.913.7
2011CH7040.0 %40.0 %20.0 %0.0 %33.3 %45257010.46.412.5
2012SI33712.0 %52.0 %36.0 %27.8 %16.7 %21012733712.83.513.5
2012SL32919.6 %51.0 %29.4 %33.3 %20.0 %196133329-2.6-5.16.3
2012CH1263.8 %46.2 %50.0 %7.7 %7.7 %864012611.25.312.6
2012FA2425.0 %75.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %1014248.63.910.1
2013SI3859.3 %65.3 %25.3 %31.6 %5.3 %22815738510.83.211.4
2013SL32419.6 %54.3 %26.1 %8.3 %0.0 %204120324-4.0-3.35.8
2013FA18218.8 %59.4 %21.9 %28.6 %0.0 %105771828.33.610.0
2013CH5640.0 %20.0 %40.0 %50.0 %25.0 %3026568.44.99.9
2014SI52822.2 %61.1 %16.7 %26.7 %6.7 %30822052810.12.710.7
2014SL13716.7 %58.3 %25.0 %66.7 %0.0 %6473137-5.2-3.76.7
2014KC10515.4 %30.8 %53.8 %28.6 %14.3 %5748105-4.7-3.26.0
2014CH140.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %77148.74.010.1
2014FA20.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0222.06.911.5
2015SI43519.5 %64.6 %15.9 %23.1 %15.4 %2671684359.71.910.1
2015KC25332.6 %51.2 %16.3 %14.3 %0.0 %15697253-3.6-3.15.2
2015CH5740.0 %20.0 %40.0 %50.0 %50.0 %2433576.73.78.3
2015FA40.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %224-6.76.19.5
2016SI43524.1 %65.1 %10.8 %11.1 %22.2 %28115443510.02.110.4
2016KC41127.3 %51.5 %21.2 %14.3 %7.1 %241170411-4.8-3.06.0
2016CH3020.0 %60.0 %20.0 %0.0 %100.0 %1218308.03.08.9
TotalSI217218.2 %62.0 %19.8 %26.3 %11.8 %1327845217210.52.711.1
TotalFA161617.7 %51.2 %31.1 %19.0 %13.9 %959657161610.46.212.5
TotalSL126818.4 %53.6 %27.9 %24.0 %8.0 %7495191268-3.1-3.75.6
TotalCH79419.5 %44.5 %35.9 %30.4 %15.2 %5002947949.26.511.6
TotalKC76927.9 %49.2 %23.0 %17.9 %7.1 %454315769-4.4-3.05.7
TotalCU72621.3 %55.6 %23.1 %8.0 %16.0 %460266726-0.7-2.93.9

SeasonPitchPitchesO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%SwStr%pVALpVAL/C
2007CH5132.1 %47.8 %39.2 %66.7 %81.8 %75.0 %45.1 %9.8 %0.30.5
2007CU3447.6 %53.9 %50.0 %40.0 %85.7 %58.8 %38.2 %20.6 %2.16.2
2007FA130.0 %57.1 %30.8 % 100.0 %100.0 %53.9 %0.0 %-0.9-7.2
2007SL20.0 % 0.0 %   0.0 %0.0 %-0.1-4.2
2008FA73916.1 %45.5 %30.7 %85.0 %91.6 %89.9 %49.7 %3.1 %3.70.5
2008CU33938.3 %56.3 %46.3 %36.1 %82.4 %61.2 %44.5 %18.0 %3.91.2
2008SL19638.7 %61.0 %47.5 %58.7 %83.0 %71.0 %39.3 %13.8 %7.03.6
2008CH18626.8 %64.4 %47.9 %40.9 %71.6 %64.0 %55.9 %17.2 %4.22.2
2008SI40.0 %33.3 %25.0 % 100.0 %100.0 %75.0 %0.0 %-0.3-7.6
2009FA4479.3 %43.3 %26.9 %75.0 %95.0 %91.7 %51.7 %2.2 %1.70.4
2009CU35345.0 %59.3 %50.4 %37.8 %90.0 %61.2 %38.2 %19.6 %3.51.0
2009CH20428.8 %64.5 %50.5 %56.5 %60.0 %59.2 %60.8 %20.6 %5.32.6
2009SI485.6 %46.7 %31.3 %100.0 %71.4 %73.3 %62.5 %8.3 %0.81.6
2009SL3932.1 %63.6 %41.0 %33.3 %85.7 %56.3 %28.2 %18.0 %-1.6-4.1
2011SL24131.7 %53.1 %40.3 %47.8 %88.2 %69.1 %39.8 %12.5 %4.31.8
2011FA20517.2 %48.2 %34.2 %75.0 %94.4 %90.0 %54.6 %3.4 %-4.0-2.0
2011CH7017.9 %73.8 %51.4 %80.0 %83.9 %83.3 %60.0 %8.6 %-2.1-3.0
2012SI33718.0 %38.6 %28.8 %93.1 %94.1 %93.8 %52.2 %1.8 %-0.5-0.1
2012SL32932.4 %52.8 %40.1 %53.0 %83.3 %68.2 %38.0 %12.8 %1.20.4
2012CH12641.4 %64.3 %51.6 %69.0 %80.6 %75.4 %44.4 %12.7 %1.61.2
2012FA247.1 %40.0 %20.8 %0.0 %100.0 %80.0 %41.7 %4.2 %-0.6-2.4
2013SI38520.0 %57.7 %37.1 %83.3 %92.1 %89.5 %45.5 %3.9 %6.31.6
2013SL32440.9 %59.5 %48.2 %33.3 %86.7 %59.0 %38.9 %19.8 %6.31.9
2013FA18218.4 %52.4 %34.1 %72.2 %95.5 %88.7 %46.2 %3.9 %3.41.9
2013CH5637.1 %71.4 %50.0 %46.2 %86.7 %67.9 %37.5 %16.1 %-2.1-3.7
2014SI52823.2 %58.9 %39.6 %68.2 %90.9 %83.7 %46.0 %6.4 %7.21.4
2014SL13733.6 %46.7 %36.5 %38.9 %78.6 %50.0 %21.9 %18.3 %0.10.1
2014KC10541.0 %48.2 %42.9 %40.6 %92.3 %55.6 %25.7 %19.1 %0.30.3
2014CH140.0 %33.3 %14.3 % 100.0 %100.0 %42.9 %0.0 %0.10.7
2014FA20.0 % 0.0 %   0.0 %0.0 %-0.1-3.1
2015SI43522.7 %52.1 %37.2 %68.0 %94.6 %86.4 %49.4 %5.1 %1.40.3
2015KC25341.9 %66.3 %50.2 %48.6 %82.5 %63.8 %34.0 %18.2 %3.21.3
2015CH5729.8 %90.0 %40.4 %42.9 %77.8 %56.5 %17.5 %17.5 %-2.2-3.8
2015FA450.0 %50.0 %50.0 %100.0 %100.0 %100.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.0-0.8
2016SI43524.0 %57.3 %40.7 %73.1 %87.2 %83.1 %50.1 %6.9 %3.90.9
2016KC41129.6 %56.1 %40.6 %42.3 %92.7 %71.3 %41.6 %11.7 %-2.3-0.6
2016CH3013.6 %62.5 %26.7 %66.7 %100.0 %87.5 %26.7 %3.3 %-1.9-6.3
TotalSI217221.6 %53.2 %37.0 %75.0 %91.0 %86.2 %48.8 %5.1 %18.80.9
TotalFA161614.5 %46.0 %30.3 %79.3 %93.6 %90.2 %50.3 %3.0 %3.10.2
TotalSL126835.4 %55.9 %42.9 %45.1 %85.0 %64.2 %36.7 %15.4 %17.21.4
TotalCH79429.5 %65.0 %47.1 %55.9 %73.1 %67.7 %49.6 %15.2 %3.20.4
TotalKC76935.7 %58.5 %44.1 %44.5 %89.2 %66.4 %36.9 %14.8 %1.20.2
TotalCU72642.2 %57.5 %48.5 %37.2 %86.1 %61.1 %41.2 %18.9 %9.51.3