Munenori Kawasaki
Birthdate: 6/3/1981 (35 y, 6 m, 4 d)     Bats/Throws: L/R     Height/Weight: 5-10/165     Position: 2B/SS
Contract: $0.2M / 1 Years (2015)
RotoWire News: Kawasaki was recalled from Triple-A Iowa on Tuesday, Patrick Mooney of CSN Chicago reports. (9/6/2016)
Profiles:  2013  2014  2015  2016  (Click Year to Expand / Close)



SeasonTeamGPAHRRRBISBBB%K%ISOBABIPAVGOBPSLGwOBAwRC+BsROffDefWAR
2012Mariners61115013727.0 %15.7 %.010.233.192.257.202.21535-0.6-9.42.6-0.3
2013Blue Jays (AAA)2581093317.3 %14.8 %.000.313.250.400.250.328101    
2013Blue Jays9628912724711.1 %14.2 %.079.269.229.326.308.290791.9-5.13.00.8
2014Blue Jays (AAA)44129012916.2 %13.2 %.112.320.276.320.388.32094    
2014Blue Jays822740311718.0 %17.9 %.038.323.258.327.296.286791.0-5.20.80.5
2015Blue Jays (AAA)622270188810.6 %14.1 %.041.291.245.332.286.29884    
2015Blue Jays2334062011.8 %17.6 %.071.273.214.313.286.27469-0.7-1.91.90.1
2016Cubs (AAA)102378142392013.0 %16.1 %.057.307.255.352.312.30882    
2016Cubs1426031215.4 %19.2 %.095.438.333.462.429.3981500.72.3-0.80.2
2017Depth Charts104204319.3 %18.8 %.060.296.238.313.298.27366-0.1-1.8-0.2-0.1
2017Steamer103903319.3 %18.8 %.060.296.238.313.298.27366-0.1-1.7-0.1-0.1
Total- - -27673818051129.5 %16.1 %.052.288.237.320.289.280742.3-19.37.51.3

SeasonTeamGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2012Mariners6110411520191001378018102222.192
2013Blue Jays (AAA)25608115150009314012106230.250
2013Blue Jays9624028955436512724320414310571.229
2014Blue Jays (AAA)44116129322011101298017014411.276
2014Blue Jays822402746254710311722049318310.258
2015Blue Jays (AAA)62196227484080018824032214384.245
2015Blue Jays2328346420062406002101.214
2016Cubs (AAA)1023143788066112142394946115910208.255
2016Cubs1421267520031405100120.333
2017Depth Charts1037429720043408000 11.238
2017Steamer1035398710033407000 11.238
Total- - -27663373815012518618051700119942212124.237

SeasonTeamBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOSpdBABIPUBRwGDPwSBwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2012Mariners7.0 %15.7 %0.44.192.257.202.459.0104.1.2330.2-0.3-0.54-9.2.21535
2012Average8.0 %19.8 %0.40.255.319.405.724.1515.2.297     .315 
2013Blue Jays (AAA)17.3 %14.8 %1.17.250.400.250.650.0004.8.313  0.590.1.328101
2013Blue Jays11.1 %14.2 %0.78.229.326.308.634.0796.6.2690.70.50.726-5.4.29079
2013Average7.9 %19.9 %0.40.253.318.396.714.1434.9.297     .314 
2014Blue Jays (AAA)6.2 %13.2 %0.47.276.320.388.708.1123.8.320  -0.314-0.9.32094
2014Blue Jays8.0 %17.9 %0.45.258.327.296.623.0383.7.3230.50.6-0.124-5.0.28679
2014Average7.6 %20.4 %0.37.251.314.386.700.1355.0.299     .310 
2015Blue Jays (AAA)10.6 %14.1 %0.75.245.332.286.618.0413.6.291  -0.220-3.7.29884
2015Blue Jays11.8 %17.6 %0.67.214.313.286.598.0713.8.273-0.1-0.2-0.43-1.1.27469
2015Average7.7 %20.4 %0.38.254.317.405.721.1504.8.299     .313 
2016Cubs (AAA)13.0 %16.1 %0.80.255.352.312.664.0575.5.307  0.439-8.4.30882
2016Cubs15.4 %19.2 %0.80.333.462.429.890.0955.3.4380.4-0.10.451.7.398150
2016Average8.2 %21.1 %0.39.255.322.417.739.1624.9.300     .318 
2017Depth Charts9.3 %18.8 %0.49.238.313.298.612.0604.3.2960.0 0.03-1.5.27366
2017Steamer9.3 %18.8 %0.49.238.313.298.612.0604.3.2960.0 0.03-1.4.27366
Total- - -9.5 %16.1 %0.59.237.320.289.609.0525.3.2881.70.50.162-19.0.28074

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%
2012Mariners3.0019.0 %60.8 %20.3 %6.3 %0.0 %4.2 %44.4 %31.8 %35.2 %33.0 %23.9 %61.4 %14.8 %
2013Blue Jays2.8721.8 %58.0 %20.2 %7.7 %2.6 %8.0 %15.8 %23.6 %43.4 %33.0 %22.2 %59.9 %17.9 %
2014Blue Jays3.6829.6 %55.4 %15.1 %17.9 %0.0 %8.7 %14.3 %31.5 %39.0 %29.5 %26.0 %60.0 %14.0 %
2015Blue Jays2.179.5 %61.9 %28.6 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %25.0 %29.2 %45.8 %20.8 %75.0 %4.2 %
2016Cubs1.2026.7 %40.0 %33.3 %0.0 %0.0 %33.3 %0.0 %18.8 %37.5 %43.8 %18.8 %68.8 %12.5 %
Total- - -3.0023.9 %57.1 %19.0 %9.6 %1.1 %7.8 %19.6 %27.8 %39.6 %32.6 %23.7 %61.1 %15.2 %

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHBallsStrikesPitches
2012Mariners4816151294142276418
2013Blue Jays1123942391934697381207
2014Blue Jays1032855591424227121134
2015Blue Jays136200304379122
2016Cubs65402104661107
Total- - -28294118922469112218662988

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIphLIPHWPA/LIClutch
2012Mariners-0.38-1.651.27-5.92-0.600.830.634-0.950.49
2013Blue Jays0.87-4.705.58-3.81-0.411.101.9312-0.361.15
2014Blue Jays-1.16-5.244.08-12.56-1.361.121.6811-0.88-0.15
2015Blue Jays-0.39-0.620.23-1.93-0.210.901.821-0.20-0.23
2016Cubs0.34-0.240.592.600.281.070.0650.040.28
Total- - --0.71-12.4611.75-21.62-2.301.061.4033-2.351.67

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2012Mariners66.4% (91.8)11.0% (82.4)4.1% (87.3)6.7% (76.3)10.8% (83.3)1.0% (82.3) 0.2%
2013Blue Jays69.8% (91.8)8.5% (83.2)5.8% (87.8)7.6% (78.2)5.9% (84.3)2.4% (84.4) 0.1%
2014Blue Jays68.8% (92.0)8.3% (83.6)6.1% (88.0)7.6% (78.4)7.2% (84.6)2.0% (85.4)  
2015Blue Jays72.1% (93.1)2.5% (81.7)3.3% (86.5)11.5% (80.1)9.8% (87.0)0.8% (90.0)  
2016Cubs72.0% (92.1)7.5% (83.8)3.7% (86.8)2.8% (75.3)14.0% (81.8)   
Total- - -69.1% (92.0)8.5% (83.2)5.5% (87.8)7.5% (78.1)7.5% (84.2)1.9% (84.8) 0.1%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2012Mariners40.4 %12.5 %3.9 %1.2 % 13.0 %11.5 %7.9 % 0.2 %9.4 %   
2013Blue Jays41.1 %18.8 %4.1 %1.2 %0.3 %9.5 %11.5 %7.2 %0.5 % 5.9 %   
2014Blue Jays41.3 %17.6 %6.1 %2.3 % 8.8 %9.3 %6.9 %1.3 % 6.5 %   
2015Blue Jays49.2 %15.6 %1.6 %2.5 % 6.6 %4.9 %10.7 %0.8 % 8.2 %   
2016Cubs46.2 %15.1 %   8.5 %9.4 %3.8 %  17.0 %   
Total- - -41.6 %17.2 %4.6 %1.6 %0.1 %9.6 %10.3 %7.2 %0.7 %0.0 %7.1 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2012Mariners92.592.389.183.2 88.882.778.2 49.783.0  
2013Blue Jays92.191.590.084.185.290.983.978.278.2 83.8  
2014Blue Jays92.192.089.485.8 90.984.177.983.0 84.0  
2015Blue Jays93.392.890.390.3 90.583.980.574.2 86.3  
2016Cubs92.191.8   96.084.975.4  81.8  
Total- - -92.291.989.685.385.290.783.878.281.349.783.7  

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2012Mariners-4.7-1.7-1.0-0.40.3-0.4 -1.68-3.79-5.63-1.460.74-11.16 
2013Blue Jays-6.00.72.1-0.7-1.30.9 -0.720.683.02-0.78-1.782.94 
2014Blue Jays0.1-1.00.11.3-3.9-0.4 0.01-1.010.191.46-4.73-1.92 
2015Blue Jays0.2-0.1-0.1-0.5-1.0-0.1 0.27-4.29-1.78-3.59-8.58-13.69 
2016Cubs1.10.10.30.10.4  1.370.657.482.482.49  
Total- - --9.3-2.11.5-0.3-5.5-0.2 -0.45-0.820.93-0.13-2.43-0.30 

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2012Mariners-3.20.10.6-0.2 -2.4-2.5-0.3 0.0-0.1  
2013Blue Jays-3.3-3.61.41.1-0.20.01.3-0.2-0.3 -0.8  
2014Blue Jays-3.5-0.2-0.5-0.8 2.70.40.9-0.3 -3.5  
2015Blue Jays0.40.90.0-0.3 -0.9-0.1-0.3-0.3 -0.9  
2016Cubs1.5-0.7   0.00.00.0  0.5  
Total- - --8.1-3.41.5-0.3-0.2-0.5-0.90.1-0.90.0-4.7  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2012Mariners-1.890.143.96-4.35 -4.41-5.13-0.83 3.52-0.18  
2013Blue Jays-0.66-1.612.857.63-4.870.030.90-0.28-5.59 -1.12  
2014Blue Jays-0.75-0.08-0.72-3.24 2.710.371.18-1.89 -4.67  
2015Blue Jays0.624.91-1.28-11.26 -11.11-2.46-2.22-25.81 -9.02  
2016Cubs2.98-4.11   0.510.400.38  2.69  
Total- - --0.66-0.671.11-0.69-4.87-0.17-0.300.06-3.993.52-2.23  

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2012Mariners28.1 %63.8 %45.8 %66.1 %90.2 %82.7 %49.6 %67.0 %7.9 %
2012Average30.3 %64.7 %45.6 %66.8 %87.2 %79.6 %44.4 %59.8 %9.2 %
2013Blue Jays21.3 %60.7 %37.8 %79.9 %93.8 %89.3 %42.0 %56.1 %4.1 %
2013Average30.4 %65.5 %45.9 %66.5 %87.0 %79.4 %44.2 %60.2 %9.4 %
2014Blue Jays22.1 %53.6 %36.6 %69.6 %93.9 %86.0 %46.0 %61.0 %5.1 %
2014Average30.7 %65.7 %46.2 %65.7 %87.3 %79.3 %44.3 %60.6 %9.5 %
2015Blue Jays25.0 %65.5 %44.3 %50.0 %84.2 %74.1 %47.5 %67.7 %11.5 %
2015Average30.6 %66.9 %46.9 %64.9 %86.7 %78.8 %44.7 %60.9 %9.9 %
2016Cubs20.7 %61.2 %39.3 %83.3 %80.0 %81.0 %45.8 %65.4 %7.5 %
2016Average30.3 %66.7 %46.5 %63.9 %86.3 %78.2 %44.6 %60.3 %10.1 %
Total- - -22.6 %58.6 %38.8 %72.8 %92.3 %86.0 %44.9 %60.4 %5.4 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2012Mariners25.3 %62.0 %45.9 %60.9 %89.7 %82.7 %56.3 %21.0
2012Average29.3 %62.2 %45.6 %63.6 %87.3 %79.6 %49.5 %22.1
2013Blue Jays19.0 %54.4 %37.7 %75.9 %93.9 %89.7 %52.8 %21.7
2013Average29.7 %62.7 %45.9 %63.2 %87.3 %79.4 %49.2 %22.6
2014Blue Jays20.8 %51.3 %36.6 %71.9 %91.4 %86.0 %51.8 %22.0
2014Average30.1 %63.1 %46.2 %62.9 %87.5 %79.3 %48.8 %23.0
2015Blue Jays21.8 %62.7 %44.3 %50.0 %81.0 %74.1 %54.9 %20.9
2015Average30.9 %64.4 %46.9 %62.9 %87.1 %78.8 %47.8 %22.1
2016Cubs18.0 %58.9 %39.6 %77.8 %81.8 %81.0 %52.8 %23.2
2016Average30.6 %63.9 %46.5 %62.1 %86.5 %78.1 %47.8 %22.7
Total- - -20.6 %54.9 %38.8 %70.9 %91.2 %86.2 %53.0 %21.7

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2012Mariners2B10439.26130003210     1.000 
2013Blue Jays2B1816126.026451016240     .986 
2014Blue Jays2B6449444.2781395232512151     .977 
2015Blue Jays2B17878.09290006330     1.000 
2016Cubs2B10450.010141105240     .960 
Total- - -2B11981738.11292407344521271     .981 
2012Mariners3B101.0000000000     .000 
2014Blue Jays3B1918132.06372021100     .956 
2015Blue Jays3B3218.0140000000     1.000 
2016Cubs3B101.0000000000     .000 
Total- - -3B2420152.07412021100     .960 
2012MarinersSS3825246.0506500010842     1.000 
2013Blue JaysSS6051470.2791365053724152     .977 
2014Blue JaysSS4215.0220000000     1.000 
Total- - -SS10278731.21312035054732194     .985 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2012Mariners2B39.2 0 0-1-11312.9230   0 0.10.70.21.130.6
2013Blue Jays2B126.0 0 0114238.9053   0 0.00.70.00.76.4
2014Blue Jays2B444.2 0 0-3-3132102.77314   -2 -0.2-0.9-1.0-2.1-6.6
2015Blue Jays2B78.0 0 1122522.8802     0.31.00.41.729.6
2016Cubs2B50.0 0 0-1-1107.7001     -0.1-0.4-0.4-0.9-23.6
Total- - -2B738.1 0 1-3-2222181.81520   -2 0.11.1-0.80.40.7
2012Mariners3B1.0 0 00000 0   0      
2014Blue Jays3B132.0 0 0113222.68813   -1 0.21.9-0.21.820.3
2015Blue Jays3B18.0 0 00032.6672      -0.10.10.02.5
2016Cubs3B1.0 0 00000 0          
Total- - -3B152.0 0 0113524.68615   -1 0.21.8-0.11.918.8
2012MarinersSS246.0 0 1-105345.84910   -1 0.0-1.11.60.53.0
2013Blue JaysSS470.2 0 11212197.80221   -3 0.10.10.20.41.1
2014Blue JaysSS15.0 0 00032.6670   0 -0.20.20.10.130.2
Total- - -SS731.2 0 202177144.81431   -4 -0.1-0.91.91.01.9

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2012Mariners2B39.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)100.0%    (14)
2013Blue Jays2B126.00.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%     (1)50.0%      (2)98.1%    (54)
2014Blue Jays2B444.20.0%      (5)0.0%    (12)57.1%      (7)33.3%     (3)90.0%    (10)95.8%  (143)
2015Blue Jays2B78.00.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (2)100.0%    (26)
2016Cubs2B50.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)92.9%    (14)
Total- - -2B738.10.0%      (7)0.0%    (12)50.0%      (8)50.0%     (4)86.7%    (15)96.8%  (251)
2014Blue Jays3B132.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)100.0%      (1)0.0%     (1)50.0%      (2)95.3%    (43)
2015Blue Jays3B18.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%     (1)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (4)
Total- - -3B152.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)100.0%      (1)50.0%     (2)50.0%      (2)95.7%    (47)
2012MarinersSS246.00.0%      (7)0.0%      (5)0.0%      (3)50.0%     (4)100.0%      (4)98.8%    (83)
2013Blue JaysSS470.20.0%      (2)0.0%      (7)33.3%      (6)20.0%     (5)100.0%      (6)96.2%  (157)
2014Blue JaysSS15.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (4)
Total- - -SS731.20.0%      (9)0.0%    (12)22.2%      (9)33.3%     (9)100.0%    (10)97.1%  (244)

SeasonTeamInnVotesInstinctsFirst StepSpeedHandsReleaseArm StrengthArm AccuracyOverallFSR
2012Mariners286.2495464675653385255-1
2013Blue Jays596.2415559565548165349-3
2014Blue Jays591.2544845484749154843-3
Total- - -1475.01445254555249205148-7

SeasonTeamBattingBase RunningFieldingPositionalOffenseDefenseLeagueReplacementRARWARDollarsSalary
2012Mariners-8.7-0.61.51.1-9.42.60.43.4-2.9-0.3($2.0) 
2013Blue Jays-7.11.91.21.8-5.13.01.38.37.40.8$5.9 
2014Blue Jays-6.21.0-0.21.1-5.20.81.17.74.50.5$3.7 
2015Blue Jays-1.2-0.71.70.2-1.91.90.11.01.10.1$0.9 
2016Cubs1.60.7-0.90.12.3-0.80.00.82.30.2$1.9 
Total- - --21.62.33.34.2-19.37.52.921.212.21.3$10.4 

  • $0.2m / 1 Years (2015) (Edit)
    • signed by Toronto Blue Jays on 1/16/2015 (Minor League)
    • 2015: $0.2M
    • Agent / Agency: Relativity Baseball
    • Originally Reported By: Brendan Kennedy
    • Source: thestar.com
    • Submitted by matthewyaspan
  • $0.2m / 1 Years (2014) (Edit)
    • signed by Toronto Blue Jays on 12/24/2013 (Minor League)
    • 2014: $0M
    • Other Notes: Invite to spring training
    • Agent / Agency: Relatively Baseball
    • Originally Reported By: Curtis Rush
    • Source: thestar.com, Hat Tip: sports.nationalpost.com
    • Submitted by John Benedetto
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