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James Shields
Birthdate: 12/20/1981 (35 y, 5 m, 8 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-3/215     Position: P
Drafted: 2000 June Amateur Draft - Round: 16, Pick: 6, Overall: 466, Team: Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Contract: $75M / 4 Years (2015 - 2018) + 1 Option Years
RotoWire News: Shields (shoulder) threw a 30-pitch bullpen session Friday and is set for simulated game Monday, Bruce Levine of reports. (5/26/2017)
Injury: Shoulder, 10-Day DL
Profiles:  2010  2011  2012  2013  2014  2015  2016  2017  (Click Year to Expand / Close)

4/16B Buxton4-B21230-0Byron Buxton struck out swinging.3.380.7941.4 %.0860.79
4/11C Santana6-B0_2_1-1Carlos Santana flied out to left (Fliner (Fly)).1.671.1433.2 %.0630.45
4/6J Upton1-T21_30-0Justin Upton struck out swinging.1.720.5150.0 %.0480.51
4/16J Castro2-B01__0-0Jason Castro struck out looking.1.490.9141.1 %.0350.37
4/16J Castro4-B11__0-0Jason Castro flied out to center (Fly).1.420.5443.7 %.0350.30
4/6M Cabrera1-T1_2_0-0Miguel Cabrera struck out swinging.1.200.6948.3 %.0340.36
4/11T Naquin2-B1_2_1-0Tyler Naquin struck out looking.1.080.6932.8 %.0310.36
4/11Y Diaz5-B0___1-1Yandy Diaz flied out to left (Fliner (Liner)).1.170.5243.3 %.0300.24
4/11Y Gomes2-B2_2_1-0Yan Gomes struck out looking.1.050.3335.9 %.0300.33
4/16J Polanco2-B11__0-0Jorge Polanco flied out to center (Fliner (Liner)).1.220.5444.6 %.0300.30
4/16M Sano1-B11__0-0Miguel Sano struck out looking.1.150.5444.9 %.0280.30
4/6T Collins4-T01__5-1Tyler Collins flied out to center (Fly).1.200.9084.8 %.0280.36
4/16J Mauer4-B0___0-0Joe Mauer flied out to right (Fly).1.070.5243.9 %.0280.24
4/6N Castellanos3-T0___2-1Nick Castellanos struck out swinging.1.030.5161.2 %.0270.24
4/6J Iglesias2-T11__0-1Jose Iglesias flied out to left (Fly).1.100.5339.4 %.0260.30
4/16M Sano3-B21__0-0Miguel Sano struck out looking.0.920.2447.4 %.0260.24
4/16B Buxton3-B0___0-0Byron Buxton flied out to left (Fly).0.990.5244.4 %.0250.24
4/16E Rosario2-B21__0-0Eddie Rosario flied out to left (Fly).0.840.2447.6 %.0240.24
4/16E Rosario6-B21__1-0Eddie Rosario grounded out to second (Grounder).0.810.2428.6 %.0230.24
4/16J Mauer1-B21__0-0Joe Mauer fouled out to left (Fly).0.790.2447.7 %.0230.24
4/16B Dozier1-B0___0-0Brian Dozier grounded out to shortstop (Grounder).0.870.5245.1 %.0220.24
4/6I Kinsler1-T0___0-0Ian Kinsler struck out swinging.0.870.5150.0 %.0220.24
4/11C Santana1-B0___0-0Carlos Santana flied out to right (Fly).0.870.5245.1 %.0220.24
4/16M Kepler5-B0___1-0Max Kepler flied out to first (Fly).0.850.5229.2 %.0220.25
4/11T Naquin5-B1___1-1Tyler Naquin struck out looking.0.870.2746.3 %.0220.17
4/6J McCann4-T11__5-1James McCann flied out to right (Fly).0.890.5387.5 %.0220.30
4/16R Grossman6-B0___1-0Robbie Grossman fouled out to first (Fly).0.850.5226.0 %.0220.24
4/6I Kinsler2-T21__0-1Ian Kinsler flied out to right (Fly).0.760.2342.1 %.0220.23
4/11M Brantley4-B0___1-0Michael Brantley flied out to shortstop (Fly).0.840.5231.4 %.0220.24
4/6J McCann2-T0___0-1James McCann flied out to center (Fliner (Fly)).0.820.5139.6 %.0210.24
4/11A Almonte3-B0___1-0Abraham Almonte grounded out to second (Grounder).0.810.5233.1 %.0210.24
4/6J Jones4-T2_2_5-1JaCoby Jones flied out to left (Fliner (Liner)).0.720.3389.2 %.0210.33
4/6M Cabrera3-T1___2-1Miguel Cabrera flied out to right (Fliner (Fly)).0.730.2763.9 %.0180.16
4/16B Dozier3-B1___0-0Brian Dozier grounded out to third (Grounder).0.720.2847.0 %.0180.17
4/16M Sano5-B1___1-0Miguel Sano grounded out to shortstop (Grounder).0.640.2831.4 %.0160.17
4/16J Castro6-B1___1-0Jason Castro struck out swinging.0.640.2828.2 %.0160.17
4/11E Encarnacion4-B1___1-0Edwin Encarnacion struck out swinging.0.620.2733.6 %.0160.17
4/11Y Gomes5-B2___1-1Yan Gomes grounded out to second (Grounder).0.580.1148.5 %.0150.11
4/11C Santana3-B1___1-0Carlos Santana flied out to left (Fly).0.600.2735.2 %.0150.17
4/11Y Diaz2-B01__1-0Yandy Diaz grounded out to second (Grounder). Jose Ramirez advanced to 2B.1.250.9131.3 %.0150.21
4/11M Brantley1-B1___1-0Michael Brantley struck out swinging.0.550.2737.4 %.0140.17
4/6V Martinez3-T2___2-1Victor Martinez struck out swinging.0.460.1165.7 %.0120.11
4/16J Mauer5-B2___1-0Joe Mauer grounded out to pitcher (Grounder).0.430.1133.0 %.0110.11
4/11J Ramirez4-B2___1-0Jose Ramirez flied out to shortstop (Fly).0.420.1135.2 %.0110.11
4/11F Lindor3-B2___1-0Francisco Lindor flied out to center (Fliner (Liner)).0.400.1136.7 %.0100.11
4/11E Encarnacion1-B2___1-0Edwin Encarnacion struck out swinging.0.360.1138.8 %.0090.11
4/6N Castellanos5-T11__9-1Nick Castellanos flied out to center (Fly).0.150.5398.7 %.0040.30
4/6J Iglesias5-T0___9-1Jose Iglesias grounded out to shortstop (Grounder).0.120.5198.8 %.0030.24
4/6V Martinez6-T0___9-1Victor Martinez grounded out to second (Grounder).0.090.5199.2 %.0020.24
4/6M Cabrera5-T21__9-1Miguel Cabrera flied out to right (Fly).0.070.2399.1 %.0020.23
4/6J Upton6-T1___9-1Justin Upton walked.0.050.2799.5 %-.002-0.26
4/6I Kinsler5-T1___9-1Ian Kinsler walked.0.060.2799.1 %-.003-0.26
4/6J Upton4-T21__5-1Justin Upton advanced on a stolen base to 2B.0.550.2389.7 %-.005-0.09
4/6N Castellanos1-T212_0-0Nick Castellanos advanced on a wild pitch to 3B. Victor Martinez1.610.4450.6 %-.006-0.06
4/6V Martinez1-T2_2_0-0Victor Martinez walked.1.110.3351.6 %-.010-0.12
4/16J Polanco6-B2___1-0Jorge Polanco singled to left (Fliner (Fly)).0.440.1129.8 %-.012-0.13
4/16M Kepler3-B2___0-0Max Kepler singled to center (Fliner (Liner)).0.470.1148.8 %-.014-0.13
4/11F Lindor6-B1_2_1-1Francisco Lindor was intentionally walked.1.830.6939.5 %-.022-0.24
4/6J Jones2-T1___0-1JaCoby Jones walked.0.590.2741.7 %-.023-0.26
4/16J Polanco4-B21__0-0Jorge Polanco singled to left (Grounder). Robbie Grossman advanced to 2B.1.000.2447.1 %-.024-0.21
4/16M Kepler1-B1___0-0Max Kepler walked.0.620.2847.4 %-.024-0.27
4/16R Grossman4-B1___0-0Robbie Grossman singled to right (Grounder).0.780.2846.7 %-.030-0.27
4/6J Upton4-T0___5-1Justin Upton walked.0.680.5187.7 %-.030-0.39
4/11J Ramirez2-B0___1-0Jose Ramirez walked.0.780.5234.4 %-.031-0.39
4/16E Rosario4-B212_0-0Eddie Rosario walked. Robbie Grossman advanced to 3B. Jorge Polanco advanced to 2B.2.000.4544.8 %-.034-0.34
4/16R Grossman2-B0___0-0Robbie Grossman walked.0.920.5244.8 %-.037-0.39
4/6N Castellanos1-T1___0-0Nick Castellanos doubled to left (Fliner (Liner)).0.620.2752.2 %-.040-0.42
4/11A Almonte6-B0___1-1Abraham Almonte doubled to center (Fliner (Fly)).1.320.5242.4 %-.092-0.63
4/11F Lindor1-B1___1-0Francisco Lindor homered (Fliner (Fly)).0.620.2747.4 %-.100-1.00
4/6T Collins2-T0___0-1Tyler Collins homered (Fliner (Fly)).0.930.5150.0 %-.104-1.00
4/16B Dozier5-B0___1-0Brian Dozier hit a inside the park home run to center (Fliner (Fly)).1.170.5243.3 %-.140-1.00