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Junichi Tazawa
Birthdate: 6/6/1986 (28 y, 11 m, 24 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 5-11/200     Position: P
Contract: $22.5M / 1 Years (2015)
RotoWire News: Tazawa has allowed three homers in his last five appearances and hasn't thrown a clean inning in his last six appearances. (5/6/2015)



SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2009Red Sox (AA)950181898.08.082.390.73.26879.8 %  2.573.30  
2009Red Sox (AAA)0202211.14.760.790.00.21255.6 %  2.382.62  
2009Red Sox2306425.14.623.201.42.38664.8 %24.5 %7.4 %7.465.546.29-0.1
2011Red Sox (A+)0106619.16.052.791.86.27668.4 %  6.055.97  
2011Red Sox (AA)3208223.010.572.741.17.28368.6 %  4.703.94  
2011Red Sox (AAA)1108014.111.931.880.63.37183.3 %  2.512.12  
2011Red Sox000303.012.003.003.00.28676.9 %12.5 %14.3 %6.005.694.290.0
2012Red Sox (AAA)32425042.111.913.610.43.30868.5 %  2.552.33  
2012Red Sox11137044.09.201.020.20.30386.9 %48.7 %3.1 %1.431.822.591.2
2013Red Sox54071068.19.481.581.19.32182.4 %33.8 %11.8 %3.163.223.030.9
2013Red Sox1001307.17.361.230.00.31685.7 %52.6 %0.0 %1.231.822.57 
2014Red Sox43071063.09.142.430.71.30376.5 %36.5 %7.8 %2.862.943.170.9
2015Depth Charts431065065.08.992.530.82.30774.5 %  3.283.23 0.7
2015Steamer43265065.08.972.550.84.29074.7 %  3.253.29 0.5
2015Fans (6)43071071.09.511.900.76.30178.7 %  2.672.84 1.1
2015ZiPS53 69068.09.002.510.79.31274.4 %  3.313.16 0.6
2015Red Sox01023021.08.141.711.29.241100.0 %42.9 %14.3 %1.713.743.280.2
2015ZiPS (R)32 50047.08.982.410.90.31673.4 %  3.513.27 0.6
2015Steamer (R)32346046.08.992.500.86.29175.3 %  3.203.28 0.6
2015Depth Charts (R)32746046.08.992.450.88.31074.3 %  3.363.27 0.8
Total- - -121212114224.28.691.920.92.31679.2 %36.3 %9.1 %3.123.213.393.0
Postseason- - -1001307.17.361.230.00.31685.7 %52.6 %0.0 %1.231.822.57 

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2009Red Sox (AA)952.571818000  98.0394803128826034288
2009Red Sox (AAA)022.3822000  11.1417430101006
2009Red Sox237.46640000025.113043232149030013
2011Red Sox (A+)016.0566000  19.18420131346030013
2011Red Sox (AA)324.7082000  23.09920121237023027
2011Red Sox (AAA)112.5180000  14.158144413000019
2011Red Sox006.0030000003.0133221100004
2012Red Sox (AAA)322.55250004  42.1179341812217003156
2012Red Sox111.433700015044.0172377715020045
2013Red Sox543.1671000025868.1284702524912113172
2013Red Sox101.23130000607.1266110100106
2014Red Sox432.8671000016563.0261582320517105064
2015Depth Charts433.28650  1012 65.0 582624618 1  65
2015Steamer433.25650  217 65.0269582623618 2  65
2015Fans (6)432.67710  0  71.0 602321615 2  75
2015ZiPS533.31690     68.0 622725619114168
2015Red Sox011.712300008021.080164434002119
2015ZiPS (R)323.51500     47.0 452019513 1  47
2015Steamer (R)323.20460  3  46.0189411816413 1  46
2015Depth Charts (R)323.36460  78 46.0 421917412 1  46
Total- - -12123.1221140015413224.29402278478234826102217
Postseason- - -101.23130000607.1266110100106

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2009Red Sox (AA)8.082.393.380.7322.3 %6.6 %15.7 %.2191.08.26879.8 %  3.30
2009Red Sox (AAA)4.760.796.000.0014.6 %2.4 %12.2 %.1800.71.21255.6 %  2.62
2009Red Sox4.623.201.441.4210.0 %6.9 %3.1 %.3642.05.38664.8 %1601275.54
2009Average6.993.462.021.0518.0 %8.9 %9.1 %.2581.39.29571.9 %  4.42
2011Red Sox (A+)6.052.792.171.8615.5 %7.1 %8.3 %.2671.34.27668.4 %  5.97
2011Red Sox (AA)10.572.743.861.1727.3 %7.1 %20.2 %.2221.17.28368.6 %  3.94
2011Red Sox (AAA)11.931.886.330.6332.8 %5.2 %27.6 %.2551.19.37183.3 %  2.12
2011Red Sox12.003.004.003.0030.8 %7.7 %23.1 %.2501.33.28676.9 %1411425.69
2011Average7.133.112.300.9418.6 %8.1 %10.5 %.2511.32.29172.5 %  4.12
2012Red Sox (AAA)11.913.613.290.4331.3 %9.5 %21.8 %.2101.20.30868.5 %  2.33
2012Red Sox9.201.029.000.2026.2 %2.9 %23.2 %.2240.95.30386.9 %34441.82
2012Average7.563.052.481.0219.8 %8.0 %11.8 %.2501.31.29372.5 %  4.12
2013Red Sox9.481.586.001.1925.4 %4.2 %21.1 %.2581.20.32182.4 %76823.22
2013Red Sox7.361.236.000.0023.1 %3.9 %19.2 %.2400.95.31685.7 %30471.82
2013Average7.573.022.510.9619.9 %7.9 %11.9 %.2501.30.29473.5 %  4.02
2014Red Sox9.142.433.760.7124.5 %6.5 %18.0 %.2381.19.30376.5 %72792.94
2014Average7.732.892.670.8620.4 %7.6 %12.7 %.2471.28.29573.0 %  3.81
2015Depth Charts8.992.533.550.82   .2421.18.30774.5 %  3.23
2015Steamer8.972.553.520.8424.1 %6.9 %17.2 %.2321.17.29074.7 %  3.29
2015Fans (6)9.511.905.000.76   .2311.06.30178.7 %  2.84
2015ZiPS9.002.513.580.79   .2441.19.31274.4 %  3.16
2015Red Sox8.141.714.751.2923.8 %5.0 %18.7 %.2110.95.241100.0 %42953.74
2015Average7.642.942.600.9620.1 %7.7 %12.4 %.2481.28.29372.6 %  3.97
2015ZiPS (R)8.982.413.730.90   .2501.21.31673.4 %  3.27
2015Steamer (R)8.992.503.600.86   .2331.17.29175.3 %  3.28
2015Depth Charts (R)8.992.453.670.88   .2451.19.31074.3 %  3.27
Total- - -8.691.924.520.9223.1 %5.1 %18.0 %.2561.22.31679.2 %74813.21
Postseason- - -7.361.236.000.0023.1 %3.9 %19.2 %.2400.95.31685.7 %30471.82

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2009Red Sox0.4622.5 %24.5 %52.9 %3.7 %7.4 %8.0 %33.3 %42.9 %35.2 %21.9 %14.3 %44.8 %41.0 %5.731426.29
2011Red Sox0.140.0 %12.5 %87.5 %0.0 %14.3 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %62.5 %37.5 %12.5 %50.0 %37.5 %3.491064.29
2012Red Sox1.8124.4 %48.7 %26.9 %3.1 %3.1 %10.3 %0.0 %50.0 %25.0 %25.0 %11.7 %66.7 %21.7 %2.30622.59
2013Red Sox0.8727.2 %33.8 %39.0 %10.5 %11.8 %3.0 %25.0 %35.2 %35.7 %29.1 %15.1 %47.2 %37.7 %2.64773.03
2013Red Sox2.5026.3 %52.6 %21.1 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      2.35652.57
2014Red Sox1.0227.5 %36.5 %36.0 %7.8 %7.8 %3.1 %0.0 %36.1 %35.6 %28.3 %21.1 %51.7 %27.2 %2.91843.17
2015Red Sox1.1419.6 %42.9 %37.5 %23.8 %14.3 %0.0 %100.0 %43.9 %33.3 %22.8 %24.6 %52.6 %22.8 %2.92823.28
Total- - -0.9425.1 %36.3 %38.6 %8.3 %9.1 %5.0 %27.3 %39.6 %33.8 %26.6 %16.7 %52.0 %31.2 %3.03843.39
Postseason- - -2.5026.3 %52.6 %21.1 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      2.35652.57

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2009Red Sox255423223121192306498
2011Red Sox17000001223254
2012Red Sox583229161018197459656
2013Red Sox6676538241373377271064
2013Red Sox10450000123964103
2014Red Sox656449522034341647988
2015Red Sox24211150119109212321
Total- - -2392541652112113120119823833581
Postseason- - -10450000123964103

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2009Red Sox-0.60-2.381.78-8.52-0.810.860.740.980.385-1.150.4501
2011Red Sox0.020.000.020.100.010.060.100.250.001-0.020.3300
2012Red Sox0.57-1.432.0010.530.980.620.620.941.09241.31-0.3972
2013Red Sox0.60-6.366.979.190.961.331.221.331.22610.250.202014
2013Red Sox0.30-0.811.113.100.311.891.551.811.31130.26-0.1041
2014Red Sox0.24-6.126.351.370.191.481.481.501.56590.84-0.682613
2015Red Sox0.45-1.291.744.470.471.031.051.211.33190.090.34102
Total- - -1.28-17.5818.8617.131.791.131.091.281.301691.32-0.206332
Postseason- - -0.30-0.811.113.100.311.891.551.811.31130.26-0.1041

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2009Red Sox65.5% (89.7)  22.9% (75.2) 11.6% (81.1)  
2011Red Sox59.3% (91.8)  25.9% (75.4) 14.8% (84.5)  
2012Red Sox56.1% (93.7)4.3% (84.8) 8.1% (75.2) 31.6% (86.8)  
2013Red Sox60.6% (93.5)3.9% (83.0) 7.6% (75.3) 27.9% (87.8) 0.4%
2014Red Sox56.2% (93.9)7.5% (81.2) 11.0% (75.1) 25.4% (87.7) 0.2%
2015Red Sox59.8% (93.6)12.1% (79.9) 7.5% (74.1) 20.6% (86.4)  
Total- - -59.1% (93.1)5.1% (81.9) 11.0% (75.1) 24.8% (87.0) 0.2%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2009Red Sox60.7 %3.3 %    1.4 %23.5 %  11.2 %   
2011Red Sox61.1 %1.9 % 3.7 %  5.6 %20.4 %  7.4 %   
2012Red Sox74.7 %0.6 %    7.6 %3.2 %  13.9 %   
2013Red Sox60.8 %   25.4 %0.3 %6.1 %5.4 %  1.6 %   
2014Red Sox55.7 %   25.7 % 8.3 %10.1 %      
2015Red Sox59.5 %0.3 %  20.6 % 10.9 %8.7 %      
Total- - -61.8 %0.6 % 0.1 %16.5 %0.1 %6.8 %9.3 %  4.7 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2009Red Sox89.789.7    83.175.3  81.4  
2011Red Sox91.585.2 82.7  78.174.7  84.4  
2012Red Sox92.289.6    78.773.8  85.4  
2013Red Sox93.4   87.991.981.673.7  86.7  
2014Red Sox93.9   87.7 80.874.8     
2015Red Sox93.695.3  86.4 80.174.6     
Total- - -92.789.8 82.787.791.980.574.7  84.2  

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2009Red Sox-8.1  -2.4 -0.8 -2.50  -2.15 -1.31 
2011Red Sox-1.5  0.5 0.0 -4.59  3.82 -0.11 
2012Red Sox7.8-2.4 0.1 3.5 2.12-8.51 0.22 1.69 
2013Red Sox-0.71.3 -0.7 -1.8 -0.103.09 -0.84 -0.62 
2014Red Sox1.61.4 2.1 -1.4 0.281.94 1.98 -0.55 
2015Red Sox1.02.6 -0.5 1.0 0.536.73 -2.00 1.51 
Total- - -0.12.9 -0.8 0.5 0.001.62 -0.21 0.06 

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2009Red Sox-9.70.3    -0.4-2.7  0.0  
2011Red Sox-1.20.1 -0.1  0.00.5  -0.1  
2012Red Sox9.9-0.5    -1.80.0  1.6  
2013Red Sox-4.3   1.8-0.20.50.1  0.2  
2014Red Sox3.1   -1.7 1.91.7     
2015Red Sox1.10.0  1.0 2.7-0.5     
Total- - --1.1-0.2 -0.11.0-0.22.9-0.9  1.8  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2009Red Sox-3.241.70    -5.38-2.30  0.09  
2011Red Sox-3.715.79 -4.98  -0.704.98  -3.70  
2012Red Sox2.02-12.75    -3.57-0.02  1.78  
2013Red Sox-0.66   0.65-6.150.720.20  1.42  
2014Red Sox0.56   -0.68 2.341.70     
2015Red Sox0.57-4.53  1.53 7.66-1.96     
Total- - --0.05-1.03 -4.980.18-6.151.19-0.26  1.05  

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2009Red Sox23.0 %71.8 %48.1 %72.7 %94.5 %89.4 %51.3 %63.1 %5.0 %
2009Average25.1 %66.0 %45.3 %61.7 %87.8 %80.5 %49.3 %58.2 %8.7 %
2011Red Sox19.4 %68.2 %39.6 %66.7 %80.0 %76.2 %41.5 %69.2 %9.3 %
2011Average30.6 %65.0 %46.2 %68.1 %87.9 %80.7 %45.3 %59.4 %8.8 %
2012Red Sox37.5 %71.5 %55.3 %61.2 %80.5 %74.2 %52.2 %67.4 %14.2 %
2012Average30.8 %64.7 %46.0 %66.8 %87.2 %79.7 %44.9 %59.8 %9.2 %
2013Red Sox35.2 %69.4 %52.2 %62.7 %83.1 %76.2 %49.7 %62.3 %12.3 %
2013Average31.0 %65.5 %46.4 %66.6 %87.0 %79.5 %44.7 %60.3 %9.4 %
2014Red Sox33.4 %72.7 %50.7 %61.0 %85.6 %76.5 %44.1 %59.8 %11.7 %
2014Average31.3 %65.7 %46.7 %65.8 %87.3 %79.4 %44.9 %60.6 %9.5 %
2015Red Sox34.6 %70.4 %52.9 %62.3 %83.9 %77.0 %51.0 %66.3 %11.8 %
2015Average30.5 %66.1 %46.9 %65.3 %86.8 %79.3 %46.1 %60.9 %9.6 %
Total- - -33.1 %71.1 %51.7 %62.8 %84.9 %77.7 %48.8 %63.1 %11.4 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2009Red Sox26.7 %68.9 %46.9 %78.3 %95.1 %90.0 %47.7 %26.0
2009Average27.9 %61.4 %44.8 %65.5 %88.0 %81.0 %50.4 %21.4
2011Red Sox25.0 %53.9 %38.9 %42.9 %85.7 %71.4 %48.2 %23.4
2011Average28.9 %62.1 %45.6 %64.7 %88.0 %80.6 %50.1 %21.6
2012Red Sox37.4 %71.0 %54.6 %58.3 %81.1 %73.5 %51.1 %28.2
2012Average29.3 %62.2 %45.6 %63.6 %87.3 %79.6 %49.5 %22.1
2013Red Sox34.0 %67.7 %51.6 %64.2 %81.1 %75.7 %52.1 %31.0
2013Average29.7 %62.7 %45.9 %63.2 %87.3 %79.4 %49.2 %22.6
2014Red Sox32.3 %68.4 %50.2 %57.1 %85.6 %76.4 %49.5 %31.8
2014Average30.1 %63.1 %46.2 %62.9 %87.5 %79.3 %48.8 %23.0
2015Red Sox34.2 %68.8 %51.4 %61.8 %84.6 %77.0 %49.8 %28.8
2015Average30.1 %63.8 %46.4 %63.2 %87.2 %79.1 %48.2 %21.9
Total- - -33.0 %68.6 %50.9 %62.2 %84.5 %77.3 %50.3 %29.7

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2009Red SoxP6425.1010000000 1   1.000 
2011Red SoxP303.0000000000 0   .000 
2012Red SoxP37044.0240000000 4   1.000 
2013Red SoxP71068.1260001100 3   1.000 
2014Red SoxP71063.0163122200 0   .700 
2015Red SoxP23021.0010000000 2   1.000 
Total- - -P2114224.25183123300 10   .885 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2009Red SoxP25.10  000              
2011Red SoxP3.00  000              
2012Red SoxP44.00  011              
2013Red SoxP68.10  000              
2014Red SoxP63.01  012              
2015Red SoxP21.00  000              
Total- - -P224.21  023              

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2012Red SoxP44.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (3)
2013Red SoxP68.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (6)
2014Red SoxP63.00.0%      (1)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)83.3%      (6)
2015Red SoxP21.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (1)
Total- - -P224.20.0%      (1)0.0%      (2)100.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)93.8%    (16)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2009Red Sox-0.5-0.60.2-0.4-0.8-0.1($0.5) 
2011Red Sox0.00.00.00.0-0.40.0($0.3) 
2012Red Sox1.6-0.20.70.511.01.2$7.5 
2013Red Sox1.3-0.40.80.48.20.9$6.5 
2014Red Sox1.1-0.10.40.28.30.9$7.0 
2015Red Sox0.80.20.40.61.70.2$1.4 
Total- - -4.3-1.22.51.328.03.0$21.6 

  • $22.5m / 1 Years (2015) (Edit)
    • signed by Boston Red Sox on 1/26/2015 (Avoided Arbitration)
    • 2015: $2.2M
    • Agent / Agency: Nez Balelo of CAA Sports
    • Originally Reported By: Nick Cafardo
    • Source: bostonglobe.com
    • Submitted by matthewyaspan
  • $2.2m / 1 Years (2015) (Edit)
    • signed by Boston Red Sox on 1/16/2015 (Avoided Arbitration)
    • 2015: $2.2M
    • Agent / Agency: Nez Balelo of CAA Sports
    • Originally Reported By: Mike Perchick
    • Source: twitter.com
    • Submitted by matthewyaspan
  • $1.3m / 1 Years (2014) (Edit)
    • signed by Boston Red Sox on 1/17/2014 (Avoided Arbitration)
    • 2014: $1.3M
    • Agent / Agency: CAA Sports
    • Originally Reported By: Joel Sherman
    • Source: twitter.com, Hat Tip: nesn.com
    • Submitted by John Benedetto
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