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J.P. Howell
Birthdate: 4/25/1983 (33 y, 11 m, 30 d)     Bats/Throws: L/L     Height/Weight: 6-0/180     Position: P
Drafted: 2004 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1s, Pick: 1, Overall: 31, Team: Kansas City Royals
Contract: $3M / 1 Years (2017)
RotoWire News: Howell (shoulder) allowed one hit and struck out two In one inning Thursday for High-A Dunedin, The Athletic's John Lott reports. (4/21/2017)
Injury: Shoulder, 10-Day DL
Profiles:  2010  2012  2013  2014  2016  (Click Year to Expand / Close)




SeasonHandednessIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2014vs L25.2- - -1041520871130123.167.284.227.246
2014vs R23.1- - -951640661121025.193.301.284.268
SeasonHome / AwayIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2014Home26.01.731021240651120029.133.240.216.218
2014Away23.03.13971920881131119.229.347.296.297
2014Home vs L13.1- - -5482065160013.167.264.277.251
2014Home vs R12.2- - -4842000060016.095.213.146.181
2014Away vs L12.1- - -5070022070110.167.306.171.241
2014Away vs R10.2- - -4712206616109.293.391.425.359
SeasonMonthlyIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2014Mar/Apr10.22.535092043071113.214.347.268.285
2014May8.11.083230011030010.103.194.107.153
2014Jun9.10.96334201105009.143.273.214.236
2014Jul9.00.00313000003004.107.207.115.164
2014Aug6.11.42263101105006.143.308.190.250
2014Sept/Oct5.111.81279107722006.360.407.640.455
20141st Half34.01.321331740650151133.145.254.184.210
20142nd Half15.04.80661420882100015.250.369.400.348
SeasonLeverageIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2014Low Leverage20.1- - -851430551100022.187.286.270.259
2014Medium Leverage15.2- - -701220551100116.203.333.293.295
2014High Leverage13.0- - -4451043051010.128.238.162.186
SeasonSituationalIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2014Bases Empty23.0- - -1041730111140121.191.308.258.269
2014Men on Base26.0- - -95143013121111027.167.275.250.242
2014Men In Scoring16.1- - -6110301312161018.182.267.296.250
SeasonThrough CountIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2014Through 3 - 01.1- - -1720000012100.400.824.400.585
2014Through 3 - 14.1- - -234000008001.267.522.267.395
2014Through 3 - 27.1- - -37510000100011.185.405.222.317
2014Through 2 - 06.1- - -4092022015101.360.600.440.473
2014Through 1 - 019.0- - -891640551191015.229.393.329.335
2014Through 2 - 111.2- - -529204419008.209.346.326.313
2014Through 1 - 121.0- - -85143065190029.184.274.267.251
2014Through 0 - 124.2- - -93132076160133.151.222.217.205
2014Through 2 - 215.1- - -5961000070027.115.220.135.179
2014Through 1 - 215.1- - -5430000040135.061.148.061.114
2014Through 0 - 28.0- - -3020011010118.071.133.071.106
SeasonSP / RPIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2014As Reliever49.02.39199316014132251148.179.292.254.256
SeasonShiftsIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2014No Shift26.0- - -11528600000000.244.252.306.246
2014Shift - All1.2- - -81000000000.125.125.125.111
2014Shift - Traditional1.2- - -61000000000.167.167.167.149
2014Shift - Non Traditional0.0- - -20000000000.000.000.000.000
SeasonTTOIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
20141st Through Order as RP49.02.39199316014132251148.179.292.254.256

SeasonHandednessK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2014vs L8.064.561.770.3522.1 %12.5 %9.6 %- - -1.09.21276.1 %3.483.94
2014vs R9.644.632.080.3926.3 %12.6 %13.7 %- - -1.20.26382.7 %3.093.06
SeasonHome / AwayK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2014Home10.044.152.420.3528.4 %11.8 %16.7 %.1330.92.18379.7 %2.793.09
2014Away7.435.091.460.3919.6 %13.4 %6.2 %.2291.39.28679.1 %3.874.00
2014Home vs L8.784.052.170.6824.1 %11.1 %13.0 %.1671.05.20663.5 %3.513.83
2014Home vs R11.374.262.670.0033.3 %12.5 %20.8 %.0950.79.154100.0 %2.032.32
2014Away vs L7.305.111.430.0020.0 %14.0 %6.0 %.1671.14.21986.7 %3.464.06
2014Away vs R7.595.061.500.8419.2 %12.8 %6.4 %.2931.69.35572.3 %4.353.94
SeasonMonthlyK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2014Mar/Apr10.975.911.860.0026.0 %14.0 %12.0 %.2141.50.31076.5 %2.943.76
2014May10.803.243.330.0031.3 %9.4 %21.9 %.1030.72.15883.3 %1.812.55
2014Jun8.684.821.800.0027.3 %15.2 %12.1 %.1430.96.21188.9 %2.813.47
2014Jul4.003.001.330.0012.9 %9.7 %3.2 %.1070.67.125100.0 %3.243.79
2014Aug8.537.111.200.0023.1 %19.2 %3.8 %.1431.26.20087.5 %3.614.39
2014Sept/Oct10.133.383.003.3822.2 %7.4 %14.8 %.3602.06.41248.8 %6.883.17
20141st Half8.743.972.200.0024.8 %11.3 %13.5 %.1450.94.20281.8 %2.603.37
20142nd Half9.006.001.501.2022.7 %15.2 %7.6 %.2501.60.30875.5 %4.873.87
SeasonLeverageK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2014Low Leverage9.744.432.200.4425.9 %11.8 %14.1 %- - -1.18.25084.1 %3.083.17
2014Medium Leverage9.195.741.600.5722.9 %14.3 %8.6 %- - -1.40.26283.3 %4.034.22
2014High Leverage6.923.462.000.0022.7 %11.4 %11.4 %- - -0.77.17260.0 %2.753.22
SeasonSituationalK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2014Bases Empty8.225.481.500.3920.2 %13.5 %6.7 %- - -1.35.239100.0 %3.834.18
2014Men on Base9.353.812.450.3528.4 %11.6 %16.8 %- - -0.96.23250.9 %2.822.94
2014Men In Scoring9.923.313.000.5529.5 %9.8 %19.7 %- - -0.98.25020.6 %2.832.79
SeasonThrough CountK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2014Through 3 - 00.0081.000.000.000.0 %70.6 %-70.6 %- - -10.50.400100.0 %30.1330.13
2014Through 3 - 12.0816.620.130.004.4 %34.8 %-30.4 %- - -2.77.286100.0 %8.218.78
2014Through 3 - 213.5012.271.100.0029.7 %27.0 %2.7 %- - -2.05.313100.0 %4.224.73
2014Through 2 - 01.4221.320.070.002.5 %37.5 %-35.0 %- - -3.79.37591.7 %9.9210.70
2014Through 1 - 07.119.000.790.4716.9 %21.4 %-4.5 %- - -1.84.27889.3 %5.245.59
2014Through 2 - 16.176.940.890.7715.4 %17.3 %-1.9 %- - -1.54.23584.3 %5.195.03
2014Through 1 - 112.433.863.220.4334.1 %10.6 %23.5 %- - -1.10.28378.7 %2.282.19
2014Through 0 - 112.042.195.500.3635.5 %6.5 %29.0 %- - -0.77.23169.9 %1.831.91
2014Through 2 - 215.854.113.860.0045.8 %11.9 %33.9 %- - -0.85.240100.0 %0.981.46
2014Through 1 - 220.542.358.750.0064.8 %7.4 %57.4 %- - -0.46.214100.0 %-0.45-0.05
2014Through 0 - 220.251.1318.000.0060.0 %3.3 %56.7 %- - -0.38.20075.0 %-0.620.00
SeasonSP / RPK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2014As Reliever8.824.591.920.3724.1 %12.6 %11.6 %.1791.14.23679.3 %3.303.52
SeasonShiftsK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2014No Shift0.000.000.000.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %- - -1.08.244100.0 %3.134.37
2014Shift - All0.000.000.000.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %- - -0.60.125100.0 %3.134.62
2014Shift - Traditional0.000.000.000.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %- - -0.60.167100.0 %3.134.62
2014Shift - Non Traditional0.000.000.000.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %- - -0.00.000100.0 %3.133.13
SeasonTTOK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
20141st Through Order as RP8.824.591.920.3724.1 %12.6 %11.6 %.1791.14.23679.3 %3.303.52

SeasonHandednessGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2014vs L1.9010.8 %58.5 %30.8 %15.0 %5.0 %2.6 %0.0 %40.3 %41.8 %17.9 %28.4 %50.8 %20.9 %431188243
2014vs R3.1025.5 %56.4 %18.2 %10.0 %10.0 %3.2 %33.3 %50.0 %29.3 %20.7 %17.2 %67.2 %15.5 %376172204
SeasonHome / AwayGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2014Home1.8815.5 %55.2 %29.3 %11.8 %5.9 %3.1 %33.3 %41.0 %37.7 %21.3 %24.6 %57.4 %18.0 %431185246
2014Away2.8519.4 %59.7 %21.0 %15.4 %7.7 %2.7 %0.0 %48.4 %34.4 %17.2 %21.9 %59.4 %18.8 %376175201
2014Home vs L1.1411.8 %47.1 %41.2 %14.3 %7.1 %6.3 %0.0 %31.4 %42.9 %25.7 %31.4 %45.7 %22.9 %232101131
2014Home vs R5.3320.8 %66.7 %12.5 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %50.0 %53.9 %30.8 %15.4 %15.4 %73.1 %11.5 %19984115
2014Away vs L3.679.7 %71.0 %19.4 %16.7 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %50.0 %40.6 %9.4 %25.0 %56.3 %18.8 %19987112
2014Away vs R2.1429.0 %48.4 %22.6 %14.3 %14.3 %6.7 %0.0 %46.9 %28.1 %25.0 %18.8 %62.5 %18.8 %1778889
SeasonMonthlyGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2014Mar/Apr2.2917.9 %57.1 %25.0 %14.3 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %44.8 %41.4 %13.8 %17.2 %75.9 %6.9 %220106114
2014May2.2011.1 %61.1 %27.8 %0.0 %0.0 %9.1 %0.0 %52.6 %21.1 %26.3 %42.1 %36.8 %21.1 %1385880
2014Jun2.2015.8 %57.9 %26.3 %40.0 %0.0 %9.1 %0.0 %36.8 %31.6 %31.6 %31.6 %57.9 %10.5 %1356174
2014Jul3.5014.3 %66.7 %19.0 %25.0 %0.0 %0.0 %33.3 %37.5 %37.5 %25.0 %20.8 %58.3 %20.8 %1235073
2014Aug1.7526.7 %46.7 %26.7 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %53.3 %40.0 %6.7 %13.3 %66.7 %20.0 %1005050
2014Sept/Oct2.0021.1 %52.6 %26.3 %0.0 %40.0 %0.0 %0.0 %47.4 %42.1 %10.5 %15.8 %47.4 %36.8 %913556
20141st Half2.2913.8 %60.0 %26.3 %19.0 %0.0 %4.2 %25.0 %42.9 %33.3 %23.8 %27.4 %59.5 %13.1 %558249309
20142nd Half2.3325.0 %52.5 %22.5 %0.0 %22.2 %0.0 %0.0 %48.8 %41.5 %9.8 %14.6 %56.1 %29.3 %249111138
SeasonLeverageGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2014Low Leverage2.5817.3 %59.6 %23.1 %8.3 %8.3 %3.2 %0.0 %47.2 %39.6 %13.2 %22.6 %56.6 %20.8 %356153203
2014Medium Leverage1.7712.2 %56.1 %31.7 %7.7 %7.7 %4.3 %50.0 %44.2 %32.6 %23.3 %27.9 %60.5 %11.6 %292135157
2014High Leverage3.0025.9 %55.6 %18.5 %40.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %41.4 %34.5 %24.1 %17.2 %58.6 %24.1 %1597287
SeasonSituationalGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2014Bases Empty2.3514.9 %59.7 %25.4 %17.6 %5.9 %0.0 %100.0 %42.7 %38.2 %19.1 %26.5 %58.8 %14.7 %432194238
2014Men on Base2.2320.8 %54.7 %24.5 %7.7 %7.7 %6.9 %0.0 %47.4 %33.3 %19.3 %19.3 %57.9 %22.8 %375166209
2014Men In Scoring1.9019.4 %52.8 %27.8 %0.0 %10.0 %5.3 %0.0 %46.0 %37.8 %16.2 %13.5 %56.8 %29.7 %249108141
SeasonThrough CountGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2014Through 3 - 04.0020.0 %80.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %40.0 %40.0 %20.0 %20.0 %60.0 %20.0 %776314
2014Through 3 - 15.0014.3 %71.4 %14.3 %50.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %50.0 %28.6 %21.4 %14.3 %64.3 %21.4 %1257748
2014Through 3 - 23.0025.0 %56.3 %18.8 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %62.5 %31.3 %6.3 %18.8 %56.3 %25.0 %243121122
2014Through 2 - 03.7520.8 %62.5 %16.7 %25.0 %0.0 %6.7 %0.0 %62.5 %20.8 %16.7 %16.7 %58.3 %25.0 %18311964
2014Through 1 - 01.8816.4 %54.5 %29.1 %12.5 %6.3 %3.3 %0.0 %45.5 %38.2 %16.4 %16.4 %60.0 %23.6 %376207169
2014Through 2 - 12.1120.0 %54.3 %25.7 %11.1 %11.1 %5.3 %0.0 %60.0 %28.6 %11.4 %11.4 %62.9 %25.7 %281144137
2014Through 1 - 13.2217.4 %63.0 %19.6 %11.1 %11.1 %0.0 %0.0 %42.6 %40.4 %17.0 %17.0 %63.8 %19.2 %415184231
2014Through 0 - 12.5016.0 %60.0 %24.0 %16.7 %8.3 %3.3 %0.0 %43.4 %35.9 %20.8 %32.1 %56.6 %11.3 %414153261
2014Through 2 - 22.3320.0 %56.0 %24.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %56.0 %28.0 %16.0 %24.0 %56.0 %20.0 %349154195
2014Through 1 - 21.4014.3 %50.0 %35.7 %20.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %42.9 %28.6 %28.6 %50.0 %35.7 %14.3 %284107177
2014Through 0 - 21.2510.0 %50.0 %40.0 %25.0 %0.0 %20.0 %0.0 %50.0 %20.0 %30.0 %50.0 %40.0 %10.0 %1384098
SeasonSP / RPGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2014As Reliever2.3017.5 %57.5 %25.0 %13.3 %6.7 %2.9 %20.0 %44.8 %36.0 %19.2 %23.2 %58.4 %18.4 %807360447
SeasonShiftsGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2014No Shift2.4219.1 %57.3 %23.6 %15.4 %0.0 %3.2 %20.0 %43.5 %35.7 %20.9 %22.6 %60.9 %16.5 %394159235
2014Shift - All3.000.0 %75.0 %25.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %62.5 %37.5 %0.0 %37.5 %37.5 %25.0 %341420
2014Shift - Traditional2.000.0 %66.7 %33.3 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %50.0 %50.0 %0.0 %16.7 %50.0 %33.3 %301416
2014Shift - Non Traditional2.000.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %404
SeasonTTOGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
20141st Through Order as RP2.3017.5 %57.5 %25.0 %13.3 %6.7 %2.9 %20.0 %44.8 %36.0 %19.2 %23.2 %58.4 %18.4 %807360447