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A.J. Pierzynski
Birthdate: 12/30/1976 (40 y, 5 m, 24 d)     Bats/Throws: L/R     Height/Weight: 6-4/240     Position: C
Drafted: 1994 June Amateur Draft - Round: 3, Pick: 8, Overall: 71, Team: Minnesota Twins
Contract: $3M / 1 Years (2016)
RotoWire News: FOX Sports officially announced Tuesday that Pierzynski would serve on its broadcast team on a full-time basis during the 2017 MLB season. (3/28/2017)
Profiles:  2010  2011  2012  2013  2014  2015  2016  2017  (Click Year to Expand / Close)




SeasonHandednessGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2005vs L as L5287892015104690016200000.230
2005vs R as L12137340898642001420472355210111300.263
2005vs L as R8000000060000000000.000
2005vs R as R460000000290000000002.000
2005vs L53878920151041290016200000.230
2005vs R12137340898642001449472355210111302.263
SeasonHome / AwayGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2005Home69232254583610012323517542311802.250
2005Away582282436043110629216026900500.263
2005Home vs L22383810700376007000000.263
2005Home vs R6519421648291009252917535311802.247
2005Away vs L31495110810153009200000.204
2005Away vs R561791925035100524186017700500.279
SeasonMonthlyGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2005Mar/Apr18677318143011225210100100.269
2005May22708118110071117617410102.257
2005Jun207778191150310120013100300.247
2005Jul20768122135041113509000100.289
2005Aug2287942217302743016301100.253
2005Sept/Oct25839019135011084213300600.229
20051st Half6724025960418011353212332610502.250
20052nd Half6022023858381307262411236601800.264
SeasonBatted BallsGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2005Grounders1031791792825300070000001300.156
2005Flies8712612731870161639000010000.246
2005Liners66858557441102210000000000.671
2005Bunts32322000000000010001.000
SeasonLocationGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2005as L to Left79111111322190229000000100.288
2005as L to Center731021043932304415000011400.382
2005as L to Right107179179472690121232000000800.263
2005Pull107179179472690121232000000800.263
2005Center731021043932304415000011400.382
2005Opposite79111111322190229000000100.288
SeasonLeverageGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2005Low Leverage1042202325131110920146039600200.232
2005Medium Leverage109196210524070525239122500901.265
2005High Leverage4744551583041619847111201.341
SeasonThrough CountGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2005Through 3 - 01971921100001150100000.286
2005Through 3 - 12217255120224800000100.294
2005Through 3 - 235304063102251006000000.200
2005Through 2 - 0474356126501181254100200.279
2005Through 1 - 0104151170422780772316510300800.278
2005Through 2 - 1586273137303371106000300.210
2005Through 1 - 198157170342350661510026300500.217
2005Through 0 - 112222723949338088247058500400.216
2005Through 2 - 26784911511202287025000100.179
2005Through 1 - 2831191221915202281040200300.160
2005Through 0 - 274981031914401191038400100.194
SeasonSituationalGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2005Bases Empty1222632776042909999042500000.228
2005Men on Base11119722058371209947145267111300.294
2005Men In Scoring8010611725138044368511210400.236
SeasonPositionGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2005as C125459495118792101861562246812111302.257
2005as PH2120000000110000000.000
SeasonBatting OrderGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2005Batting 1st1010000000110000000.000
2005Batting 3rd728293210041005100200.107
2005Batting 4th2781100001103000000.143
2005Batting 5th39149166452990718189021701201.302
2005Batting 6th1142439410468004100200.214
2005Batting 7th6523224860431007332812435310701.259
2005Batting 8th2220000000000000000.000

SeasonHandednessBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2005vs L as L0.0 %18.0 %0.00.230.247.379.627.149.2397-4.0.27159
2005vs R as L5.6 %12.7 %0.44.263.322.429.751.166.27348-0.7.32494
2005vs L as R0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.00000.0.000 
2005vs R as R0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.00000.0.000 
2005vs L0.0 %18.0 %0.00.230.247.379.627.149.2397-4.0.27159
2005vs R5.6 %12.7 %0.44.263.322.429.751.166.27348-0.7.32494
SeasonHome / AwayBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2005Home6.7 %16.5 %0.40.250.308.448.757.198.25729-1.2.32089
2005Away2.5 %10.7 %0.23.263.309.390.699.127.27626-3.5.30886
2005Home vs L0.0 %18.4 %0.00.263.263.500.763.237.2504-0.1.32394
2005Home vs R7.9 %16.2 %0.49.247.316.438.754.191.25825-1.1.32091
2005Away vs L0.0 %17.6 %0.00.204.235.286.521.082.2312-3.9.23232
2005Away vs R3.1 %8.9 %0.35.279.328.419.747.140.287230.4.32998
SeasonMonthlyBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2005Mar/Apr6.8 %13.7 %0.50.269.329.358.687.090.3047-1.8.29776
2005May7.4 %8.6 %0.86.257.346.557.903.300.193133.6.379132
2005Jun0.0 %16.7 %0.00.247.256.429.685.182.2627-2.1.29373
2005Jul6.2 %11.1 %0.56.289.333.513.846.224.286122.5.363121
2005Aug3.2 %17.0 %0.19.253.301.356.657.103.2909-2.6.29373
2005Sept/Oct4.4 %14.4 %0.31.229.289.325.614.096.2616-4.4.26755
20051st Half4.6 %12.4 %0.38.250.301.421.722.171.24728-3.4.31085
20052nd Half4.6 %15.1 %0.31.264.316.418.735.155.28827-1.4.31991
SeasonBatted BallsBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2005Grounders0.0 %0.0 %0.00.156.156.173.330.017.156-5-26.8.145-27
2005Flies0.0 %0.0 %0.00.246.244.683.927.437.135215.6.379132
2005Liners0.0 %0.0 %0.00.671.671.8711.541.200.6633424.2.670329
2005Bunts0.0 %0.0 %0.001.0001.0001.0002.000.0001.00021.4.890478
SeasonLocationBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2005as L to Left0.0 %0.0 %0.00.288.288.423.712.135.27512-1.8.30682
2005as L to Center0.0 %0.0 %0.00.382.379.529.908.147.354185.6.391140
2005as L to Right0.0 %0.0 %0.00.263.263.514.777.251.210220.2.32797
2005Pull0.0 %0.0 %0.00.263.263.514.777.251.210220.2.32797
2005Center0.0 %0.0 %0.00.382.379.529.908.147.354185.6.391140
2005Opposite0.0 %0.0 %0.00.288.288.423.712.135.27512-1.8.30682
SeasonLeverageBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2005Low Leverage2.6 %16.8 %0.15.232.272.405.676.173.24422-6.2.29474
2005Medium Leverage4.3 %10.5 %0.41.265.314.378.692.112.27822-3.6.30582
2005High Leverage14.5 %12.7 %1.14.341.444.6821.126.341.324125.6.450180
SeasonThrough CountBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2005Through 3 - 057.9 %0.0 %11.00.286.737.4291.165.143.28652.8.507218
2005Through 3 - 132.0 %0.0 %8.00.294.520.7651.285.471.20074.1.522229
2005Through 3 - 225.0 %15.0 %1.67.200.400.433.833.233.18261.6.375129
2005Through 2 - 021.4 %7.1 %3.00.279.446.465.912.186.28992.4.378131
2005Through 1 - 09.4 %5.9 %1.60.278.359.470.829.192.261243.7.352113
2005Through 2 - 115.1 %8.2 %1.83.210.329.403.732.194.18990.0.32695
2005Through 1 - 15.9 %15.3 %0.38.217.276.363.640.146.22414-6.1.28366
2005Through 0 - 12.9 %24.3 %0.12.216.255.357.612.141.25517-11.4.26857
2005Through 2 - 27.7 %27.5 %0.28.179.242.274.516.095.2284-7.0.23333
2005Through 1 - 20.8 %32.8 %0.03.160.180.227.407.067.2210-14.7.181-3
2005Through 0 - 21.0 %36.9 %0.03.194.233.265.498.071.3054-8.6.22427
SeasonSituationalBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2005Bases Empty3.2 %15.2 %0.21.228.267.365.632.137.24122-11.2.27763
2005Men on Base6.4 %11.8 %0.54.294.361.492.853.198.301336.7.362120
2005Men In Scoring6.8 %9.4 %0.73.236.299.425.724.189.22811-2.8.29776
SeasonPositionBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2005as C4.4 %13.7 %0.32.257.308.420.728.163.26755-4.5.31588
2005as PH50.0 %0.0 %1.00.000.500.000.500.000.0000-0.5.000-100
SeasonBatting OrderBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2005Batting 1st100.0 %0.0 %1.00.0001.000.0001.000.000.0000-0.3.000-100
2005Batting 3rd0.0 %17.2 %0.00.107.138.143.281.036.130-1-4.7.130-37
2005Batting 4th12.5 %37.5 %0.33.143.250.143.393.000.2500-0.8.19910
2005Batting 5th5.4 %12.7 %0.43.302.370.503.873.201.314277.4.380132
2005Batting 6th0.0 %9.3 %0.00.214.233.524.756.310.1475-0.3.31789
2005Batting 7th4.8 %14.1 %0.34.259.302.392.695.134.27724-5.7.29877
2005Batting 8th0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.0000-0.5.000-100

SeasonHandednessGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2005vs L as L1.8115.7 %54.3 %30.0 %9.5 %19.0 %2.6 %100.0 %46.5 %22.5 %31.0 %33.8 %46.5 %19.7 %31692224
2005vs R as L1.3323.1 %43.9 %33.0 %10.4 %13.2 %2.1 %50.0 %45.2 %27.2 %27.6 %18.0 %53.9 %28.2 %1452483969
2005vs L as R0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      000
2005vs R as R0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      000
2005vs L1.8115.7 %54.3 %30.0 %9.5 %19.0 %2.6 %100.0 %46.5 %22.5 %31.0 %33.8 %46.5 %19.7 %31692224
2005vs R1.3323.1 %43.9 %33.0 %10.4 %13.2 %2.1 %50.0 %45.2 %27.2 %27.6 %18.0 %53.9 %28.2 %1452483969
SeasonHome / AwayGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2005Home1.2622.2 %43.4 %34.4 %7.7 %18.5 %2.4 %66.7 %44.3 %25.0 %30.7 %23.4 %48.4 %28.1 %930311619
2005Away1.5621.3 %48.0 %30.7 %12.9 %9.7 %2.1 %0.0 %46.5 %27.7 %25.7 %18.3 %56.4 %25.3 %838264574
2005Home vs L1.1820.0 %43.3 %36.7 %9.1 %27.3 %0.0 %100.0 %45.2 %19.4 %35.5 %32.3 %41.9 %25.8 %1344094
2005Home vs R1.2822.6 %43.4 %34.0 %7.4 %16.7 %2.9 %50.0 %44.1 %26.1 %29.8 %21.7 %49.7 %28.6 %796271525
2005Away vs L2.5012.5 %62.5 %25.0 %10.0 %10.0 %4.0 %0.0 %47.5 %25.0 %27.5 %35.0 %50.0 %15.0 %18252130
2005Away vs R1.3823.5 %44.4 %32.1 %13.5 %9.6 %1.4 %0.0 %46.3 %28.4 %25.3 %14.2 %58.0 %27.8 %656212444
SeasonMonthlyGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2005Mar/Apr1.5021.1 %47.4 %31.6 %16.7 %5.6 %3.7 %0.0 %38.6 %29.8 %31.6 %15.8 %59.7 %24.6 %25584171
2005May1.1718.8 %43.8 %37.5 %4.2 %29.2 %0.0 %0.0 %53.1 %21.9 %25.0 %20.3 %62.5 %17.2 %294109185
2005Jun1.5822.2 %47.6 %30.2 %5.3 %15.8 %3.3 %100.0 %42.2 %23.4 %34.4 %20.3 %50.0 %29.7 %28380203
2005Jul1.4120.9 %46.3 %32.8 %9.1 %18.2 %3.2 %0.0 %50.8 %26.9 %22.4 %20.9 %41.8 %37.3 %296103193
2005Aug2.5324.3 %54.3 %21.4 %13.3 %13.3 %2.6 %50.0 %41.7 %23.6 %34.7 %19.4 %52.8 %27.8 %340105235
2005Sept/Oct0.8622.9 %35.7 %41.4 %13.8 %3.4 %0.0 %0.0 %45.7 %32.9 %21.4 %27.1 %50.0 %22.9 %30094206
20051st Half1.4120.2 %46.6 %33.2 %8.7 %15.9 %2.1 %100.0 %45.0 %25.4 %29.7 %19.1 %55.5 %25.4 %927307620
20052nd Half1.4123.5 %44.8 %31.7 %12.1 %12.1 %2.4 %50.0 %46.0 %27.6 %26.5 %22.7 %49.2 %28.1 %841268573
SeasonBatted BallsGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2005Grounders179.000.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %2.2 %0.0 %62.0 %21.8 %16.2 %21.8 %57.0 %21.2 %611190421
2005Flies0.000.0 %0.0 %100.0 %10.2 %12.6 %0.0 %0.0 %29.9 %26.8 %43.3 %22.8 %51.2 %26.0 %394114280
2005Liners0.00100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %200.0 %0.0 %0.0 %35.3 %35.3 %29.4 %15.3 %44.7 %40.0 %27383190
2005Bunts0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %66.7 %0.0 %33.3 %66.7 %33.3 %66.7 %0.0 %303
SeasonLocationGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2005as L to Left0.5322.9 %26.6 %50.5 %16.4 %3.6 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %23.4 %59.5 %17.1 %369103266
2005as L to Center1.1529.1 %37.9 %33.0 %5.9 %11.8 %7.7 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %23.1 %52.9 %24.0 %342105237
2005as L to Right2.9216.8 %62.0 %21.2 %5.3 %31.6 %0.9 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %17.9 %48.0 %34.1 %570179391
2005Pull2.9216.8 %62.0 %21.2 %5.3 %31.6 %0.9 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %17.9 %48.0 %34.1 %570179391
2005Center1.1529.1 %37.9 %33.0 %5.9 %11.8 %7.7 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %23.1 %52.9 %24.0 %342105237
2005Opposite0.5322.9 %26.6 %50.5 %16.4 %3.6 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %23.4 %59.5 %17.1 %369103266
SeasonLeverageGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2005Low Leverage1.5120.1 %48.0 %31.8 %14.0 %15.8 %2.3 %100.0 %47.5 %22.1 %30.4 %23.2 %50.3 %26.5 %843259584
2005Medium Leverage1.3523.0 %44.3 %32.8 %7.0 %8.8 %2.6 %0.0 %42.5 %30.5 %27.0 %18.4 %57.5 %24.1 %734250484
2005High Leverage1.2323.7 %42.1 %34.2 %7.7 %30.8 %0.0 %0.0 %48.7 %28.2 %23.1 %20.5 %41.0 %38.5 %19166125
SeasonThrough CountGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2005Through 3 - 00.3342.9 %14.3 %42.9 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %57.1 %14.3 %28.6 %0.0 %71.4 %28.6 %946925
2005Through 3 - 11.0029.4 %35.3 %35.3 %0.0 %33.3 %0.0 %0.0 %58.8 %11.8 %29.4 %11.8 %52.9 %35.3 %1448361
2005Through 3 - 21.2525.0 %41.7 %33.3 %0.0 %25.0 %0.0 %0.0 %41.7 %20.8 %37.5 %16.7 %41.7 %41.7 %279130149
2005Through 2 - 01.1423.1 %41.0 %35.9 %7.1 %7.1 %0.0 %0.0 %46.2 %33.3 %20.5 %12.8 %53.9 %33.3 %255152103
2005Through 1 - 01.4422.0 %46.1 %31.9 %4.4 %15.6 %1.5 %0.0 %46.8 %27.7 %25.5 %18.4 %52.5 %29.1 %684328356
2005Through 2 - 11.5921.4 %48.2 %30.4 %17.6 %17.6 %0.0 %0.0 %42.9 %35.7 %21.4 %19.6 %57.1 %23.2 %386186200
2005Through 1 - 11.5922.9 %47.3 %29.8 %5.1 %15.4 %1.6 %0.0 %43.5 %26.0 %30.5 %20.6 %53.4 %26.0 %795300495
2005Through 0 - 11.4520.1 %47.3 %32.5 %10.9 %14.5 %3.8 %0.0 %43.8 %24.9 %31.4 %23.7 %53.9 %22.5 %996243753
2005Through 2 - 22.2922.0 %54.2 %23.7 %7.1 %14.3 %0.0 %0.0 %45.8 %27.1 %27.1 %17.0 %61.0 %22.0 %575218357
2005Through 1 - 22.8217.7 %60.8 %21.5 %0.0 %11.8 %2.1 %0.0 %46.8 %24.1 %29.1 %22.8 %55.7 %21.5 %663200463
2005Through 0 - 21.3318.3 %46.7 %35.0 %9.5 %4.8 %7.1 %0.0 %38.3 %28.3 %33.3 %23.3 %58.3 %18.3 %47082388
SeasonSituationalGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2005Bases Empty1.4622.7 %45.9 %31.4 %11.6 %13.0 %1.0 %100.0 %45.7 %23.1 %31.2 %20.4 %55.7 %24.0 %991305686
2005Men on Base1.3420.5 %45.6 %33.9 %8.6 %15.5 %3.8 %50.0 %45.1 %30.6 %24.3 %21.4 %48.6 %30.1 %777270507
2005Men In Scoring1.1512.5 %46.9 %40.6 %10.3 %10.3 %4.4 %0.0 %44.8 %27.1 %28.1 %22.9 %51.0 %26.0 %426149277
SeasonPositionGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2005as C1.4121.5 %45.9 %32.6 %10.2 %14.2 %2.2 %66.7 %45.3 %26.5 %28.2 %20.9 %52.7 %26.5 %17625711191
2005as PH0.00100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %642
SeasonBatting OrderGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2005Batting 1st0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      440
2005Batting 3rd1.5013.0 %52.2 %34.8 %12.5 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %47.8 %30.4 %21.7 %30.4 %52.2 %17.4 %1083474
2005Batting 4th3.000.0 %75.0 %25.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %50.0 %50.0 %0.0 %25.0 %50.0 %25.0 %351520
2005Batting 5th1.3328.3 %40.9 %30.7 %7.7 %17.9 %3.8 %50.0 %42.6 %30.2 %27.1 %18.6 %51.9 %29.5 %583183400
2005Batting 6th1.0015.8 %42.1 %42.1 %12.5 %25.0 %0.0 %0.0 %34.2 %34.2 %31.6 %36.8 %47.4 %15.8 %1394495
2005Batting 7th1.5519.8 %48.7 %31.5 %11.3 %11.3 %2.1 %100.0 %48.5 %21.7 %29.8 %18.2 %54.0 %27.8 %889293596
2005Batting 8th0.0050.0 %0.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %50.0 %50.0 %1028