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Brett Cecil
Birthdate: 7/2/1986 (31 y, 5 m, 9 d)     Bats/Throws: R/L     Height/Weight: 6-3/235     Position: P
Drafted: 2007 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1s, Pick: 8, Overall: 38, Team: Toronto Blue Jays
Contract: $30.5M / 4 Years (2017 - 2020)
RotoWire News: Cecil fired a scoreless ninth inning in Wednesday's 5-1 loss to the Cubs, recording a strikeout while not allowing any hits or walks. (9/28/2017)
Profiles:  2010  2011  2012  2013  2014  2015  2016  (Click Year to Expand / Close)



SeasonTeamGPAHRRRBISBBB%K%ISOBABIPAVGOBPSLGwOBAwRC+BsROffDefWAR
2009Blue Jays18200000.0 %100.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.0-0.60.20.0
2010Blue Jays28200000.0 %100.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.0-0.50.20.0
2011Blue Jays20000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.00.00.00.0
2012Blue Jays21200000.0 %100.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.0-0.50.20.0
2013Blue Jays60000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.00.00.00.0
2014Blue Jays66000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.00.00.00.0
2015Blue Jays63000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.00.00.00.0
2015Blue Jays2000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    
2016Blue Jays54000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.00.00.00.0
2016Blue Jays6000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    
2017Cardinals73100000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.0-0.30.10.0
Total- - -403700000.0 %85.7 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.0-1.90.7-0.1
Postseason- - -8000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    

SeasonTeamGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2009Blue Jays18220000000002000000.000
2010Blue Jays28220000000002000000.000
2011Blue Jays20000000000000000000.000
2012Blue Jays21220000000002000000.000
2013Blue Jays60000000000000000000.000
2014Blue Jays66000000000000000000.000
2015Blue Jays63000000000000000000.000
2015Blue Jays2000000000000000000.000
2016Blue Jays54000000000000000000.000
2016Blue Jays6000000000000000000.000
2017Cardinals73110000000000000000.000
Total- - -403770000000006000000.000
Postseason- - -8000000000000000000.000

SeasonTeamBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOSpdBABIPUBRwGDPwSBwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2009Blue Jays0.0 %100.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.00-0.5.000-100
2009Average8.9 %18.0 %0.49.262.333.418.751.1555.0.299     .329 
2010Blue Jays0.0 %100.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.00-0.5.000-100
2010Average8.5 %18.5 %0.46.257.325.403.728.1455.0.297     .321 
2011Blue Jays0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2011Average8.1 %18.6 %0.44.255.321.399.720.1445.1.295     .316 
2012Blue Jays0.0 %100.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.00-0.5.000-100
2012Average8.0 %19.8 %0.40.255.319.405.724.1515.2.297     .315 
2013Blue Jays0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2013Average7.9 %19.9 %0.40.253.318.396.714.1434.9.297     .314 
2014Blue Jays0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2014Average7.6 %20.4 %0.37.251.314.386.700.1355.0.299     .310 
2015Blue Jays0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2015Blue Jays0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2015Average7.7 %20.4 %0.38.254.317.405.721.1504.8.299     .313 
2016Blue Jays0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2016Blue Jays0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2016Average8.2 %21.1 %0.39.255.322.417.739.1624.9.300     .318 
2017Cardinals0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.00-0.3.000-100
2017Average8.5 %21.6 %0.39.255.324.426.750.1715.0.300     .321 
Total- - -0.0 %85.7 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.0-1-1.8.000-100
Postseason- - -0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%
2009Blue Jays0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2010Blue Jays0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2011Blue Jays0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2012Blue Jays0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2013Blue Jays0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2014Blue Jays0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2015Blue Jays0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2015Blue Jays0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2016Blue Jays0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2016Blue Jays0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2017Cardinals1.000.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %
Total- - -1.000.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %
Postseason- - -0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHBallsStrikesPitches
2009Blue Jays0000000167
2010Blue Jays0000000167
2011Blue Jays0000000000
2012Blue Jays0000000369
2013Blue Jays0000000000
2014Blue Jays0000000000
2015Blue Jays0000000000
2015Blue Jays0000000000
2016Blue Jays0000000000
2016Blue Jays0000000000
2017Cardinals1000000336
Total- - -100000082129
Postseason- - -0000000000

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIphLIPHWPA/LIClutch
2009Blue Jays-0.09-0.090.00-0.74-0.081.48 0-0.060.00
2010Blue Jays-0.02-0.020.00-0.21-0.020.37 0-0.050.00
2011Blue Jays       0  
2012Blue Jays-0.07-0.070.00-0.69-0.071.44 0-0.050.00
2013Blue Jays       0  
2014Blue Jays       0  
2015Blue Jays       0  
2015Blue Jays          
2016Blue Jays          
2016Blue Jays       0  
2017Cardinals0.000.000.00-0.45-0.040.01 0-0.020.00
Total- - --0.17-0.170.00-2.09-0.220.94 0-0.17-0.01
Postseason- - -       0  

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2009Blue Jays71.4% (90.4)  28.6% (77.5)    
2010Blue Jays85.7% (96.7)   14.3% (86.0)   
2011Blue Jays        
2012Blue Jays66.7% (91.7)33.3% (86.0)      
2013Blue Jays        
2014Blue Jays        
2015Blue Jays        
2016Blue Jays        
2017Cardinals100.0% (91.2)       
Total- - -79.3% (92.7)10.3% (86.0) 6.9% (77.5)3.4% (86.0)   

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2009Blue Jays57.1 %14.3 %     28.6 %      
2010Blue Jays57.1 %28.6 %    14.3 %       
2011Blue Jays              
2012Blue Jays75.0 %     25.0 %       
2013Blue Jays              
2014Blue Jays              
2015Blue Jays              
2016Blue Jays              
2017Cardinals66.7 %33.3 %            
Total- - -62.5 %20.8 %    8.3 %8.3 %      

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2009Blue Jays90.091.4     77.2     
2010Blue Jays96.097.9    85.5      
2011Blue Jays             
2012Blue Jays91.9     86.3      
2013Blue Jays             
2014Blue Jays             
2015Blue Jays             
2016Blue Jays             
2017Cardinals91.390.8           
Total- - -92.393.7    85.977.2     

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2009Blue Jays14.3 %  57.1 %  28.6 %    
2010Blue Jays71.4 %  14.3 % 14.3 %     
2011Blue Jays           
2012Blue Jays50.0 %  25.0 % 25.0 %     
2013Blue Jays           
2014Blue Jays           
2015Blue Jays           
2016Blue Jays           
2017Cardinals100.0 %          
Total- - -66.7 %  20.0 % 6.7 %6.7 %    

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2009Blue Jays91.2  90.6  77.6   
2010Blue Jays96.9  98.6 85.9    
2011Blue Jays          
2012Blue Jays92.1  93.9 87.0    
2013Blue Jays          
2014Blue Jays          
2015Blue Jays          
2016Blue Jays          
2017Cardinals91.8         
Total- - -93.1  92.5 86.477.6   

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2009Blue Jays-0.2  -0.4   -3.72  -18.66   
2010Blue Jays-0.5   -0.1  -7.62   -5.91  
2011Blue Jays              
2012Blue Jays-0.4-0.1     -6.68-4.38     
2013Blue Jays              
2014Blue Jays              
2015Blue Jays              
2016Blue Jays              
2017Cardinals-0.2      -3.73      
Total- - --1.3-0.1 -0.4-0.1  -5.51-4.38 -18.66-5.91  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2009Blue Jays-0.20.0     -0.4     
2010Blue Jays-0.3-0.2    -0.1      
2011Blue Jays             
2012Blue Jays-0.1     -0.2      
2013Blue Jays             
2014Blue Jays             
2015Blue Jays             
2016Blue Jays             
2017Cardinals-0.40.1           
Total- - --0.90.0    -0.2-0.4     

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2009Blue Jays-5.423.11     -18.65     
2010Blue Jays-7.47-7.93    -5.90      
2011Blue Jays             
2012Blue Jays-2.47     -17.56      
2013Blue Jays             
2014Blue Jays             
2015Blue Jays             
2016Blue Jays             
2017Cardinals-8.976.73           
Total- - --6.320.14    -11.73-18.65     

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2009Blue Jays-0.1  -0.1  -0.4   
2010Blue Jays-0.3  -0.2 -0.1    
2011Blue Jays          
2012Blue Jays-0.1  0.0 -0.2    
2013Blue Jays          
2014Blue Jays          
2015Blue Jays          
2016Blue Jays          
2017Cardinals-0.4         
Total- - --0.9  -0.3 -0.2-0.4   

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2009Blue Jays-6.78  -2.95  -18.66   
2010Blue Jays-5.52  -18.10 -5.91    
2011Blue Jays          
2012Blue Jays-4.74  2.08 -17.55    
2013Blue Jays          
2014Blue Jays          
2015Blue Jays          
2016Blue Jays          
2017Cardinals-3.73         
Total- - --4.43  -4.64 -11.73-18.66   

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2009Blue Jays0.0 %20.0 %14.3 % 0.0 %0.0 %71.4 %100.0 %14.3 %
2009Average25.1 %66.0 %44.8 %62.5 %87.8 %80.5 %48.3 %58.2 %8.7 %
2010Blue Jays50.0 %0.0 %14.3 %0.0 % 0.0 %71.4 %100.0 %14.3 %
2010Average28.7 %64.4 %44.9 %66.8 %88.1 %80.7 %45.4 %58.8 %8.6 %
2011Blue Jays         
2011Average29.9 %65.0 %45.6 %68.1 %87.9 %80.7 %44.6 %59.4 %8.8 %
2012Blue Jays16.7 %33.3 %22.2 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %33.3 %100.0 %22.2 %
2012Average30.3 %64.7 %45.6 %66.8 %87.2 %79.6 %44.4 %59.8 %9.2 %
2013Blue Jays         
2013Average30.4 %65.5 %45.9 %66.5 %87.0 %79.4 %44.2 %60.2 %9.4 %
2014Blue Jays         
2014Average30.7 %65.7 %46.2 %65.7 %87.3 %79.3 %44.3 %60.6 %9.5 %
2015Blue Jays         
2015Average30.6 %66.9 %46.9 %64.9 %86.7 %78.8 %44.7 %60.9 %9.9 %
2016Blue Jays         
2016Average30.3 %66.7 %46.5 %63.9 %86.3 %78.2 %44.6 %60.3 %10.1 %
2017Cardinals0.0 %75.0 %50.0 % 100.0 %100.0 %66.7 % 0.0 %
2017Average29.9 %66.7 %46.5 %62.9 %85.5 %77.5 %45.0 %60.3 %10.4 %
Total- - -16.7 %29.4 %24.1 %0.0 %60.0 %42.9 %58.6 %85.7 %13.8 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2009Blue Jays0.0 %16.7 %14.3 % 0.0 %0.0 %85.7 %35.8
2009Average27.9 %61.4 %44.8 %65.5 %88.0 %81.0 %50.4 %21.4
2010Blue Jays33.3 %0.0 %14.3 %0.0 % 0.0 %57.1 %12.2
2010Average28.4 %61.3 %44.9 %64.6 %87.9 %80.6 %50.4 %21.5
2011Blue Jays        
2011Average28.9 %62.1 %45.6 %64.7 %88.0 %80.6 %50.1 %21.6
2012Blue Jays0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %   25.0 %30.0
2012Average29.3 %62.2 %45.6 %63.6 %87.3 %79.6 %49.5 %22.1
2013Blue Jays        
2013Average29.7 %62.7 %45.9 %63.2 %87.3 %79.4 %49.2 %22.6
2014Blue Jays        
2014Average30.1 %63.1 %46.2 %62.9 %87.5 %79.3 %48.8 %23.0
2015Blue Jays        
2015Average30.9 %64.4 %46.9 %62.9 %87.1 %78.8 %47.8 %22.1
2016Blue Jays        
2016Average30.6 %63.9 %46.5 %62.1 %86.5 %78.1 %47.8 %22.7
2017Cardinals0.0 %100.0 %50.0 % 100.0 %100.0 %50.0 %21.2
2017Average30.3 %64.1 %46.5 %61.2 %85.8 %77.4 %47.9 %23.8
Total- - -10.0 %28.6 %20.8 %0.0 %75.0 %60.0 %58.3 %24.2

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2009Blue Jays0.0 %20.0 %14.3 % 0.0 %0.0 %71.4 %35.8
2010Blue Jays50.0 %0.0 %14.3 %0.0 % 0.0 %71.4 %12.2
2011Blue Jays        
2012Blue Jays0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %   25.0 %12.9
2013Blue Jays        
2014Blue Jays        
2015Blue Jays        
2016Blue Jays        
2017Cardinals0.0 %100.0 %50.0 % 100.0 %100.0 %50.0 %21.2
Total- - -7.7 %41.2 %26.7 %0.0 %85.7 %75.0 %56.7 %20.1

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2007Blue Jays (A-)P141349.2191  0          
2008Blue Jays (A+)P4410.1130  1          
2008Blue Jays (AA)P181877.2151  0          
2008Blue Jays (AAA)P6630.2130  0          
2009Blue Jays (AAA)P9949.01112  0          
2009Blue JaysP181793.1191010000 4   .909 
2010Blue Jays (AAA)P2211.0011  0          
2010Blue JaysP2828172.23211102200 4   .960 
2011Blue Jays (AAA)P121278.23120  2          
2011Blue JaysP2020123.22111010000 4   .929 
2012Blue Jays (AA)P9942.2242  1          
2012Blue Jays (AAA)P6639.2120  0          
2012Blue JaysP21961.1071011100 3   .875 
2013Blue JaysP60060.2030000000 6   1.000 
2014Blue Jays (AAA)P202.0000  0          
2014Blue JaysP66053.1050000000 11   1.000 
2015Blue JaysP63054.1351100000 3   .889 
2016Blue Jays (A+)P202.0000  0          
2016Blue Jays (AAA)P202.0000  0          
2016Blue JaysP54036.2020000000 6   1.000 
2017CardinalsP73067.11151010000 5   .941 
Total- - -P40374723.110786243300 46   .936 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2009Blue JaysP93.11  022              
2010Blue JaysP172.21  -101              
2011Blue JaysP123.20  011              
2012Blue JaysP61.10  000              
2013Blue JaysP60.20  0-2-2              
2014Blue JaysP53.1-2  110              
2015Blue JaysP54.10  0-2-2              
2016Blue JaysP36.2-1  0-1-2              
2017CardinalsP67.10  032              
Total- - -P723.1-1  020              

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2012Blue JaysP61.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (6)
2013Blue JaysP60.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (2)
2014Blue JaysP53.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)100.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)100.0%      (3)
2015Blue JaysP54.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (1)0.0%     (1)0.0%      (0)66.7%      (3)
2016Blue JaysP36.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (2)
2017CardinalsP67.10.0%      (0)33.3%      (3)0.0%      (1)100.0%     (1)100.0%      (3)87.5%      (8)
Total- - -P723.10.0%      (0)25.0%      (4)50.0%      (4)50.0%     (2)100.0%      (4)91.7%    (24)

SeasonTeamBattingBase RunningFieldingPositionalOffenseDefenseLeagueReplacementRARWARDollarsSalary
2009Blue Jays-0.60.0 0.2-0.60.20.00.1-0.30.0($0.2) 
2010Blue Jays-0.50.0 0.2-0.50.20.00.1-0.30.0($0.2) 
2011Blue Jays0.00.0 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0$0.0 
2012Blue Jays-0.50.0 0.2-0.50.20.00.1-0.20.0($0.2) 
2013Blue Jays0.00.0 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0$0.0 
2014Blue Jays0.00.0 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0$0.0 
2015Blue Jays0.00.0 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0$0.0 
2016Blue Jays0.00.0 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0$0.0 
2017Cardinals-0.30.0 0.1-0.30.10.00.0-0.10.0($0.1) 
Total- - --1.90.0 0.7-1.90.70.00.2-0.9-0.1($0.6) 

  • $30.5m / 4 Years (2017 - 2020) (Edit)
    • signed by St. Louis Cardinals on 11/21/2016 (Free Agent)
    • 2017: $7.5M, 2018: $7.5M, 2019: $7.5M, 2020: $7M
    • Signing Bonus: $1M
    • No Trade: Full
    • Agent / Agency: Sam and Seth Levinson
    • Originally Reported By: Jeff Passan
    • Source: stlouis.cbslocal.com, Hat Tip: twitter.com
    • Submitted by Sam Bauman
  • $3.8m / 1 Years (2016) (Edit)
    • signed by Toronto Blue Jays on 1/15/2016 (Avoided Arbitration)
    • 2016: $3.8M
    • Originally Reported By: Ben Nicholson-Smith
    • Source: twitter.com
    • Submitted by Bailey Winston
  • $2.5m / 1 Years (2015) (Edit)
    • signed by Toronto Blue Jays on 1/15/2015 (Avoided Arbitration)
    • 2015: $2.5M
    • Agent / Agency: Sam & Seth Levinson of ACES
    • Originally Reported By: Jon Heyman
    • Source: twitter.com
    • Submitted by matthewyaspan
  • $1.3m / 1 Years (2014) (Edit)
    • signed by Toronto Blue Jays on 1/17/2014 (Avoided Arbitration)
    • 2014: $1.3M
    • Agent / Agency: ACES
    • Originally Reported By: Joel Sherman
    • Source: twitter.com, Hat Tip: mlb.mlb.com
    • Submitted by John Benedetto
  • $0.5m / 1 Years (2013) (Edit)
    • signed by Toronto Blue Jays on 3/1/2013 (Other)
    • 2013: $0.5M
    • Source: spotrac.com
    • Submitted by Bailey Winston
  • $0.5m / 1 Years (2012) (Edit)
    • signed by Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (League Minimum)
    • 2012: $0.5M
    • Source: spotrac.com
    • Submitted by Bailey Winston
  • $0.4m / 1 Years (2011) (Edit)
    • signed by Toronto Blue Jays on 3/8/2011 (Other)
    • 2011: $0.4M
    • Source: spotrac.com
    • Submitted by Bailey Winston
  • $0.4m / 1 Years (2010) (Edit)
    • signed by Toronto Blue Jays (League Minimum)
    • 2010: $0.4M
    • Source: spotrac.com
    • Submitted by Bailey Winston
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  • 2007 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1s, Pick: 8, Overall: 38
    • Team: Toronto Blue Jays
    • School: U Maryland College Park