A.J. Griffin
Birthdate: 1/28/1988 (29 y, 10 m, 18 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-5/230     Position: P
Drafted: 2010 June Amateur Draft - Round: 13, Pick: 10, Overall: 395, Team: Oakland Athletics
Contract: $2M / 1 Years (2017)
RotoWire News: The Rangers declined to tender Griffin a contract for 2018. (12/1/2017)
Profiles:  2013  2014  2015  (Click Year to Expand / Close)



SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2010Athletics (R)000405.010.800.000.00.100100.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.001.802.25 
2010Athletics (A-)111520021.111.392.950.00.28662.5 %43.5 %0.0 %2.952.343.05 
2011Athletics (A)4008852.07.960.870.35.23182.1 %43.9 %3.1 %1.562.493.02 
2011Athletics (A+)530121270.210.441.781.02.31671.2 %40.2 %8.8 %3.573.783.79 
2011Athletics (AA)2306632.05.633.091.69.30864.2 %38.7 %14.3 %6.475.785.03 
2011Athletics (AAA)010116.012.003.001.50.38575.8 %35.7 %20.0 %3.004.283.20 
2012Athletics (AA)3107743.19.141.450.83.25080.8 %42.7 %8.7 %2.493.003.00 
2012Athletics (AAA)420101058.27.211.690.46.26061.2 %39.8 %4.1 %3.073.504.33 
2012Athletics710151582.17.002.081.09.26481.3 %37.5 %10.2 %3.063.854.021.4
2012Athletics000115.01.800.001.80.31689.3 %15.8 %10.0 %3.605.295.63 
2013Athletics141003232200.07.702.431.62.24277.3 %32.1 %12.5 %3.834.554.181.4
2015Athletics (A+)000227.010.291.290.00.154100.0 %38.5 %0.0 %0.001.923.07 
2015Athletics (AAA)010227.18.590.006.14.273100.0 %26.9 %35.7 %7.3611.374.64 
2016Rangers (AA)0103310.111.323.480.00.40068.8 %46.4 %0.0 %3.481.833.07 
2016Rangers7402323119.08.093.482.12.27477.8 %29.1 %16.9 %5.075.745.010.0
2017Rangers (R)000113.06.000.000.00.000100.0 %14.3 %0.0 %0.002.873.87 
2017Rangers (AA)000115.09.003.600.00.286100.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.003.124.73 
2017Rangers (AAA)010336.212.154.055.40.45076.9 %29.2 %33.3 %10.8010.174.83 
2017Rangers660181577.17.103.262.33.25170.7 %28.5 %14.2 %5.946.266.14-0.1
2018Depth Charts570161694.07.293.251.96.29769.9 %  5.495.61 0.0
2018Steamer460161688.07.293.251.96.28469.9 %32.5 % 5.495.615.430.0
Total- - -342108885478.27.582.761.77.25577.0 %31.7 %13.6 %4.345.004.672.7
Postseason- - -000115.01.800.001.80.31689.3 %15.8 %10.0 %3.605.295.63 

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2010Athletics (R)000.0040000105.0161000000006
2010Athletics (A-)112.9520000150121.186149707132027
2011Athletics (A)401.56880000052.02023610925020046
2011Athletics (A+)533.5712120000070.2283643128814023182
2011Athletics (AA)236.47660000032.0146392423611020020
2011Athletics (AAA)013.0011000006.0246321200008
2012Athletics (AA)312.49770000043.116431121247011044
2012Athletics (AAA)423.0710102000058.2238482720311142047
2012Athletics713.0615150000082.13367429281019010064
2012Athletics003.6011000005.0217221000001
2013Athletics14103.83323211000200.0823171918536542470171
2015Athletics (A+)000.0022000007.0222000100008
2015Athletics (AAA)017.3622000007.13611765002107
2016Rangers (AA)013.48330000010.147125404001013
2016Rangers745.07232300000119.0509116686728461701107
2017Rangers (R)000.0011000003.090000000002
2017Rangers (AA)000.0011000005.0224000201005
2017Rangers (AAA)0110.8033000006.23613884300209
2017Rangers665.9418151100077.13387652512028062061
2018Depth Charts575.491616  00 94.0 10060572034 5  76
2018Steamer465.4916160000 88.03889356531932 4  71
Total- - -34214.34888522000478.220064372402319414731891403
Postseason- - -003.6011000005.0217221000001

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2010Athletics (R)10.800.006.000.0037.5 %0.0 %37.5 %.0630.20.100100.0 %  1.80
2010Athletics (A-)11.392.953.860.0031.4 %8.1 %23.3 %.1840.98.28662.5 %  2.34
2011Athletics (A)7.960.879.200.3522.8 %2.5 %20.3 %.1850.79.23182.1 %  2.49
2011Athletics (A+)10.441.785.861.0229.0 %5.0 %24.0 %.2401.10.31671.2 %  3.78
2011Athletics (AA)5.633.091.821.6913.7 %7.5 %6.2 %.2931.56.30864.2 %  5.78
2011Athletics (AAA)12.003.004.001.5033.3 %8.3 %25.0 %.2731.33.38575.8 %  4.28
2012Athletics (AA)9.141.456.290.8326.8 %4.3 %22.6 %.1990.88.25080.8 %  3.00
2012Athletics (AAA)7.211.694.270.4619.8 %4.6 %15.1 %.2151.01.26061.2 %  3.50
2012Athletics7.002.083.371.0919.1 %5.7 %13.4 %.2341.13.26481.3 %77953.85
2012Athletics1.800.001.001.804.8 %0.0 %4.8 %.3331.40.31689.3 %901315.29
2012Average7.563.052.481.0219.8 %8.0 %11.8 %.2501.31.29372.5 %  4.12
2013Athletics7.702.433.171.6220.8 %6.6 %14.2 %.2241.13.24277.3 %981164.55
2013Average7.573.022.510.9619.9 %7.9 %11.9 %.2501.30.29473.5 %  4.02
2015Athletics (A+)10.291.298.000.0036.4 %4.6 %31.8 %.0950.43.154100.0 %  1.92
2015Athletics (AAA)8.590.007.006.1419.4 %0.0 %19.4 %.3241.50.273100.0 %  11.37
2016Rangers (AA)11.323.483.250.0027.7 %8.5 %19.2 %.2791.55.40068.8 %  1.83
2016Rangers8.093.482.332.1221.0 %9.0 %12.0 %.2541.36.27477.8 %1151335.74
2016Average8.103.142.581.1721.1 %8.2 %12.9 %.2521.32.29872.9 %  4.24
2017Rangers (R)6.000.002.000.0022.2 %0.0 %22.2 %.0000.00.000100.0 %  2.87
2017Rangers (AA)9.003.602.500.0022.7 %9.1 %13.6 %.2111.20.286100.0 %  3.12
2017Rangers (AAA)12.154.053.005.4025.0 %8.3 %16.7 %.3942.40.45076.9 %  10.17
2017Rangers7.103.262.182.3318.1 %8.3 %9.8 %.2501.34.25170.7 %1301406.26
2017Average8.343.292.531.2721.6 %8.5 %13.1 %.2521.34.29772.6 %  4.40
2018Depth Charts7.293.252.241.96   .2751.43.29769.9 %  5.61
2018Steamer7.293.252.241.9618.3 %8.2 %10.1 %.2651.43.28469.9 %  5.61
Total- - -7.582.762.741.7720.1 %7.3 %12.8 %.2371.22.25577.0 %1041215.00
Postseason- - -1.800.001.001.804.8 %0.0 %4.8 %.3331.40.31689.3 %901315.29

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2010Athletics (R)1.2510.0 %50.0 %40.0 %25.0 %0.0 %  50.0 %10.0 %40.0 %     2.25
2010Athletics (A-)1.0013.0 %43.5 %43.5 %35.0 %0.0 %  46.9 %14.3 %38.8 %     3.05
2011Athletics (A)0.9510.1 %43.9 %46.0 %20.3 %3.1 %  39.6 %21.5 %38.9 %     3.02
2011Athletics (A+)0.798.9 %40.2 %50.8 %31.9 %8.8 %  43.2 %30.1 %26.8 %     3.79
2011Athletics (AA)1.0223.4 %38.7 %37.8 %21.4 %14.3 %  46.9 %23.9 %29.2 %     5.03
2011Athletics (AAA)1.0028.6 %35.7 %35.7 %40.0 %20.0 %  50.0 %7.1 %42.9 %     3.20
2012Athletics (AA)1.0215.5 %42.7 %41.8 %19.6 %8.7 %  46.4 %18.8 %34.8 %     3.00
2012Athletics (AAA)0.9217.0 %39.8 %43.3 %28.4 %4.1 %  48.3 %23.9 %27.8 %     4.33
2012Athletics0.9623.5 %37.5 %39.0 %16.3 %10.2 %5.3 %100.0 %42.9 %32.9 %24.2 %17.9 %57.5 %24.6 %4.01974.02
2012Athletics0.3031.6 %15.8 %52.6 %20.0 %10.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      6.241375.63
2013Athletics0.6518.4 %32.1 %49.5 %13.5 %12.5 %5.9 %33.3 %40.4 %34.8 %24.7 %18.9 %49.7 %31.5 %3.941054.18
2015Athletics (A+)0.717.7 %38.5 %53.8 %28.6 %0.0 %  53.9 %23.1 %23.1 %     3.07
2015Athletics (AAA)0.5019.2 %26.9 %53.8 %21.4 %35.7 %  37.0 %29.6 %33.3 %     4.64
2016Rangers (AA)1.1814.3 %46.4 %39.3 %27.3 %0.0 %  50.0 %16.7 %33.3 %     3.07
2016Rangers0.6123.1 %29.1 %47.8 %13.9 %16.9 %4.0 %0.0 %39.3 %37.2 %23.5 %18.1 %43.8 %38.1 %4.631185.01
2017Rangers (R)0.2528.6 %14.3 %57.1 %25.0 %0.0 %  42.9 %28.6 %28.6 %     3.87
2017Rangers (AA)1.000.0 %50.0 %50.0 %42.9 %0.0 %  42.9 %14.3 %42.9 %     4.73
2017Rangers (AAA)0.5820.8 %29.2 %50.0 %8.3 %33.3 %  45.8 %25.0 %29.2 %     4.83
2017Rangers0.4913.2 %28.5 %58.3 %17.0 %14.2 %5.8 %100.0 %40.3 %33.7 %25.9 %21.8 %42.8 %35.4 %5.301406.14
Total- - -0.6519.5 %31.7 %48.7 %14.7 %13.6 %5.3 %37.5 %40.5 %34.9 %24.5 %19.0 %48.5 %32.5 %4.331134.67
Postseason- - -0.3031.6 %15.8 %52.6 %20.0 %10.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      6.241375.63

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2010Athletics (R)5411    02828
2010Athletics (A-)202067    34130164
2011Athletics (A)61641413    29289318
2011Athletics (A+)72911629    75443518
2011Athletics (AA)4342269    206353559
2011Athletics (AAA)5542    385391
2012Athletics (AA)4746179    202411613
2012Athletics (AAA)68742921    282586868
2012Athletics94985916511554979241421
2012Athletics310620100285785
2013Athletics1872881073911124121115020623212
2015Athletics (A+)5712    134659
2015Athletics (AAA)71453    5379132
2016Rangers (AA)131143    5098148
2016Rangers10116680234207377312902063
2017Rangers (R)1421    01313
2017Rangers (AA)7703    254873
2017Rangers (AAA)71251    5086136
2017Rangers691413224411614748481322
Total- - -45169327810224166310289451248018
Postseason- - -310620100285785

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2012Athletics0.65-4.885.538.650.920.91 0.891.17150.88-0.1700
2012Athletics-0.04-0.360.32-0.040.000.87 0.871.001-0.04-0.0100
2013Athletics-0.37-14.3013.933.710.430.98 0.880.8631-0.13-0.2500
2016Rangers-0.49-8.838.34-4.69-0.510.90 0.871.0523-0.660.1200
2017Rangers-0.94-5.204.26-14.48-1.340.740.720.720.9715-1.560.3001
Total- - --1.15-33.2132.06-6.81-0.500.910.720.840.9984-1.470.2101
Postseason- - --0.04-0.360.32-0.040.000.87 0.871.001-0.04-0.0100

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2012Athletics57.0% (89.8)12.9% (83.6) 17.3% (68.5)12.9% (80.1)  0.1%
2013Athletics58.6% (88.9)9.5% (80.6)2.3% (83.5)15.9% (68.2)13.8% (80.9)  0.1%
2016Rangers53.9% (87.7)18.2% (83.2) 18.9% (66.7)9.1% (80.8)  0.2%
2017Rangers52.7% (87.3)5.2% (82.7) 30.4% (66.1)11.6% (80.2)   
Total- - -56.1% (88.5)11.6% (82.4)0.9% (83.5)19.3% (67.3)12.1% (80.6)  0.1%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2012Athletics57.1 % 0.1 %   12.1 %17.4 %  13.4 %   
2013Athletics59.3 %     11.5 %16.0 %  13.2 %   
2016Rangers54.0 %     17.0 %18.8 %  10.1 %   
2017Rangers51.6 %1.1 %2.7 %   2.3 %30.4 %  12.1 %   
Total- - -56.3 %0.2 %0.5 %   11.5 %19.3 %  12.3 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2012Athletics89.7 88.0   83.368.5  80.1  
2013Athletics88.8     81.068.2  80.8  
2016Rangers87.7     83.166.6  81.0  
2017Rangers87.387.081.4   84.266.1  80.3  
Total- - -88.587.081.8   82.367.3  80.6  

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2012Athletics56.8 %13.3 %  12.6 % 17.3 %    
2013Athletics58.7 %11.7 %  13.7 % 15.9 %   0.0 %
2016Rangers53.8 %18.5 %  8.7 % 18.7 %   0.3 %
2017Rangers53.7 %5.0 % 0.3 %10.6 % 30.4 %    
Total- - -56.1 %12.3 % 0.1 %11.7 % 19.8 %   0.1 %

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2012Athletics90.784.3  80.8 69.4   
2013Athletics90.082.0  81.9 69.3   
2016Rangers88.784.0  81.7 67.6   
2017Rangers87.682.7 87.580.1 66.4   
Total- - -89.383.2 87.581.3 68.0   

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2012Athletics2.71.2 0.44.0  0.330.64 0.152.21  
2013Athletics-4.3-2.70.36.57.1  -0.23-0.880.371.291.61  
2016Rangers-1.9-5.9 0.0-4.2  -0.17-1.57 0.01-2.26  
2017Rangers-11.7-2.2 0.72.7  -1.68-3.21 0.171.75  
Total- - --15.2-9.60.37.69.6  -0.34-1.030.370.490.99  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2012Athletics2.7 0.1   1.30.6  4.1  
2013Athletics-4.2     -4.76.6  9.8  
2016Rangers-0.9     -6.10.5  -3.8  
2017Rangers-11.6-0.5-1.6   -0.40.6  3.1  
Total- - --14.1-0.5-1.5   -9.88.4  13.1  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2012Athletics0.34 4.34   0.750.26  2.13  
2013Athletics-0.22     -1.261.28  2.31  
2016Rangers-0.09     -1.750.14  -1.83  
2017Rangers-1.71-3.23-4.45   -1.170.16  1.94  
Total- - --0.31-3.23-3.97   -1.070.54  1.34  

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2012Athletics2.41.9  3.9 0.6   
2013Athletics-4.6-2.4  8.1 6.4   
2016Rangers-0.7-7.9  -2.5 0.4   
2017Rangers-14.0-2.9 0.34.3 1.3   
Total- - --16.9-11.3 0.313.8 8.7   

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2012Athletics0.301.02  2.17 0.23   
2013Athletics-0.25-0.64  1.85 1.26   
2016Rangers-0.06-2.09  -1.38 0.12   
2017Rangers-1.48-3.26 6.652.34 0.24   
Total- - --0.36-1.09 6.651.41 0.52   

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2012Athletics33.0 %63.5 %46.8 %70.2 %87.9 %81.0 %45.0 %62.2 %8.9 %
2012Average30.3 %64.7 %45.6 %66.8 %87.2 %79.6 %44.4 %59.8 %9.2 %
2013Athletics28.7 %62.0 %44.2 %71.3 %85.5 %80.6 %46.6 %59.5 %8.6 %
2013Average30.4 %65.5 %45.9 %66.5 %87.0 %79.4 %44.2 %60.2 %9.4 %
2016Rangers27.0 %65.7 %44.1 %68.8 %84.9 %79.4 %44.1 %57.2 %9.1 %
2016Average30.3 %66.7 %46.5 %63.9 %86.3 %78.2 %44.6 %60.3 %10.1 %
2017Rangers26.0 %64.0 %45.4 %73.2 %84.5 %81.3 %51.1 %61.8 %8.5 %
2017Average29.9 %66.7 %46.5 %62.9 %85.5 %77.5 %45.0 %60.3 %10.4 %
Total- - -28.6 %63.6 %44.8 %70.7 %85.6 %80.5 %46.4 %59.8 %8.7 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2012Athletics29.5 %64.1 %46.8 %67.1 %87.6 %81.2 %49.9 %17.9
2012Average29.3 %62.2 %45.6 %63.6 %87.3 %79.6 %49.5 %22.1
2013Athletics28.6 %60.0 %44.2 %71.2 %85.0 %80.5 %49.8 %18.3
2013Average29.7 %62.7 %45.9 %63.2 %87.3 %79.4 %49.2 %22.6
2016Rangers24.8 %62.6 %44.1 %62.3 %85.8 %79.4 %51.1 %18.9
2016Average30.6 %63.9 %46.5 %62.1 %86.5 %78.1 %47.8 %22.7
2017Rangers26.3 %63.0 %45.4 %67.5 %86.6 %81.3 %52.2 %20.0
2017Average30.3 %64.1 %46.5 %61.2 %85.8 %77.4 %47.9 %23.8
Total- - -27.4 %61.9 %44.8 %67.8 %86.0 %80.5 %50.5 %18.7

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2012Athletics29.7 %63.5 %46.8 %66.4 %87.7 %81.0 %50.6 %18.3
2013Athletics28.5 %59.2 %44.2 %69.9 %85.4 %80.5 %51.3 %18.8
2016Rangers26.0 %61.9 %44.0 %65.2 %85.3 %79.3 %50.1 %19.6
2017Rangers28.3 %62.4 %44.7 %69.5 %87.7 %81.7 %48.3 %20.7
Total- - -28.0 %61.2 %44.7 %68.1 %86.2 %80.6 %50.3 %19.3

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2010Athletics (R)P405.0100  0          
2010Athletics (A-)P20021.1100  0          
2011Athletics (A)P8852.02111  0          
2011Athletics (A+)P121270.28120  1          
2011Athletics (AA)P6632.0261  0          
2011Athletics (AAA)P116.0000  0          
2012Athletics (AA)P7743.1141  0          
2012Athletics (AAA)P101058.2550  1          
2012AthleticsP151582.1470000000 1   1.000 
2013AthleticsP3232200.08150000000 5   1.000 
2015Athletics (A+)P227.0000  0          
2015Athletics (AAA)P227.1101  0          
2016Rangers (AA)P3310.1010  0          
2016RangersP2323119.0190001100 4   1.000 
2017Rangers (R)P113.0000  0          
2017Rangers (AA)P115.0000  0          
2017Rangers (AAA)P336.2000  0          
2017RangersP181577.1150000000 2   1.000 
Total- - -P8885478.214360001100 12   1.000 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2012AthleticsP82.11  001              
2013AthleticsP200.00  000              
2016RangersP119.01  001              
2017RangersP77.11  0-10              
Total- - -P478.23  0-12              

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2012AthleticsP82.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (2)0.0%      (1)50.0%     (2)100.0%      (1)100.0%      (4)
2013AthleticsP200.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)25.0%     (4)100.0%      (3)100.0%      (8)
2016RangersP119.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)100.0%      (6)
2017RangersP77.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (3)
Total- - -P478.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (4)0.0%      (2)33.3%     (6)100.0%      (5)100.0%    (21)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2012Athletics2.20.60.20.813.31.4$9.1 
2013Athletics2.72.6-1.31.313.21.4$10.2 
2016Rangers1.00.60.41.0-0.40.0($0.3) 
2017Rangers0.20.8-0.50.3-0.7-0.1($0.5) 
Total- - -6.14.6-1.13.425.42.7$18.4 

  • $2m / 1 Years (2017) (Edit)
    • signed by Texas Rangers on 1/13/2017 (Avoided Arbitration)
    • 2017: $2M
    • Source: twitter.com
    • Submitted by Bailey Winston
  • $0.5m / 1 Years (2014) (Edit)
    • signed by Oakland Athletics on 1/1/2014 (League Minimum)
    • 2014: $0.5M
    • Submitted by Dustin Nosler
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  • 2010 June Amateur Draft - Round: 13, Pick: 10, Overall: 395
    • Team: Oakland Athletics
    • School: University of San Diego
  • 2009 June Amateur Draft - Round: 34, Pick: 26, Overall: 1037
    • Team: Philadelphia Phillies
    • School: U San Diego