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Josh Donaldson
Birthdate: 12/8/1985 (29 y, 5 m, 14 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-0/220     Position: 3B
Drafted: 2007 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1s, Pick: 18, Overall: 48, Team: Chicago Cubs
Contract: $4.3M / 1 Years (2015)
RotoWire News: Donaldson went 2-for-5 with a home run, three RBI, two runs scored in Tuesday's 10-2 win over the Orioles. (5/13/2015)



SeasonTeamGPAHRRRBISBBB%K%ISOBABIPAVGOBPSLGwOBAwRC+BsROffDefWAR
2007Cubs (R)413010015.4 %30.8 %.182.286.182.308.364.32384    
2007Cubs (A-)4920293735618.3 %16.8 %.259.392.346.470.605.482187    
2008Cubs (A)632546272376.7 %16.1 %.132.239.217.276.349.28878    
2008Athletics (A+)472079373908.2 %14.0 %.234.353.330.391.564.418151    
2009Athletics (AA)12454196791714.8 %17.0 %.145.320.270.379.415.369120    
2010Athletics (AAA)86348185267312.9 %22.7 %.238.255.238.336.476.351104    
2010Athletics143411405.9 %35.3 %.125.211.156.206.281.219310.1-2.7-1.0-0.3
2011Athletics (AAA)1155031779701310.1 %19.9 %.178.301.261.344.439.34794    
2012Athletics (AAA)5123413384559.8 %14.5 %.263.350.335.402.598.428155    
2012Athletics752949343344.8 %20.7 %.157.278.241.289.398.300901.2-2.36.81.5
2012Athletics51801005.6 %22.2 %.059.385.294.333.353.30593    
2013Athletics158668248993511.4 %16.5 %.199.333.301.384.499.3841470.436.312.17.6
2013Athletics52200004.5 %36.4 %.000.231.143.182.143.152-12    
2014Athletics158695299398810.9 %18.7 %.201.278.255.342.456.351129-1.620.216.76.5
2014Athletics16010016.7 %33.3 %.000.667.400.500.400.412172    
2015Depth Charts15063026828969.4 %19.4 %.205.293.265.339.470.355126-0.317.611.95.5
2015Steamer14261826818759.7 %19.2 %.208.291.265.341.472.356127-0.617.812.45.5
2015Fans (46)153654298910159.8 %18.2 %.216.287.266.344.482.3621310.022.212.46.1
2015ZiPS14763426829179.1 %19.6 %.203.295.265.338.468.3531250.117.311.35.4
2015Blue Jays421839302828.7 %17.5 %.228.333.309.374.537.3931521.912.6-1.71.8
2015ZiPS (R)11147820656959.1 %19.2 %.208.302.273.344.480.3571270.715.45.73.9
2015Steamer (R)10747521656549.7 %18.7 %.211.294.269.346.480.358128-0.114.86.84.0
2015Depth Charts (R)11247220646749.4 %19.0 %.209.298.271.345.480.3581270.114.77.04.0
Total- - -447187472247256199.8 %18.4 %.194.302.272.349.466.3561301.964.133.017.1
Postseason- - -114602006.5 %30.4 %.023.345.233.283.256.24653    

SeasonTeamGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2007Cubs (R)411132020010204000001.182
2007Cubs (A-)4916220256341129373537134210362.346
2008Cubs (A)6323525451321306272317141200371.217
2008Athletics (A+)4718820762381329373917029200202.330
2009Athletics (AA)1244555411237637196791802921231772.270
2010Athletics (AAA)862943487037141185267451792701531.238
2010Athletics14323453101142012000000.156
2011Athletics (AAA)115444503116712801779705111006209134.261
2012Athletics (AAA)512092347043122133845231341101352.335
2012Athletics7527429466411609343314061510641.241
2012Athletics517185410010104000100.294
2013Athletics1585796681741103732489937621106611552.301
2013Athletics521223300000108000000.143
2014Athletics158608695155933122993987651307401680.255
2014Athletics1562200010102000000.400
2015Depth Charts15055963014888312268289593122641 62.265
2015Steamer14254661814486302268187602119652 53.265
2015Fans (46)15357965415489342298910164211974  51.266
2015ZiPS147566634150893322682915831246401672.265
2015Blue Jays4216218350311009302816032221420.309
2015ZiPS (R)1114264781167025120656943292530 51.273
2015Steamer (R)1074194751136723121656546289542 42.269
2015Depth Charts (R)1124184721136824120646744290531 42.271
Total- - -447165518744502789557224725618473452013241193.272
Postseason- - -114346109100203014000100.233

SeasonTeamBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOSpdBABIPUBRwGDPwSBwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2007Cubs (R)15.4 %30.8 %0.50.182.308.364.671.1823.4.286  -0.52-0.3.32384
2007Cubs (A-)18.3 %16.8 %1.09.346.470.6051.075.2596.0.392  0.45023.0.482187
2008Cubs (A)6.7 %16.1 %0.41.217.276.349.625.1324.7.239  1.023-6.4.28878
2008Athletics (A+)8.2 %14.0 %0.59.330.391.564.955.2344.3.353  -1.04114.0.418151
2009Athletics (AA)14.8 %17.0 %0.87.270.379.415.795.1453.8.320  0.48113.5.369120
2010Athletics (AAA)12.9 %22.7 %0.57.238.336.476.812.2384.0.255  0.1481.7.351104
2010Athletics5.9 %35.3 %0.17.156.206.281.487.1250.1.2110.00.10.01-2.8.21931
2010Average8.5 %18.5 %0.46.257.325.403.728.1455.0.297     .321 
2011Athletics (AAA)10.1 %19.9 %0.51.261.344.439.783.1784.7.301  0.666-4.5.34794
2012Athletics (AAA)9.8 %14.5 %0.68.335.402.5981.000.2635.2.350  0.14817.2.428155
2012Athletics4.8 %20.7 %0.23.241.289.398.687.1573.9.2781.00.10.130-3.6.30090
2012Athletics5.6 %22.2 %0.25.294.333.353.686.0590.6.385  0.02-0.2.30593
2012Average8.0 %19.8 %0.40.255.319.405.724.1515.2.297     .315 
2013Athletics11.4 %16.5 %0.69.301.384.499.883.1993.7.3331.1-0.3-0.411036.7.384147
2013Athletics4.5 %36.4 %0.13.143.182.143.325.0000.1.231  0.00-2.8.152-12
2013Average7.9 %19.9 %0.40.253.318.396.714.1434.9.297     .314 
2014Athletics10.9 %18.7 %0.58.255.342.456.798.2014.4.278-2.1-0.51.09621.6.351129
2014Athletics16.7 %33.3 %0.50.400.500.400.900.0001.6.667  0.010.5.412172
2014Average7.6 %20.4 %0.37.251.314.386.700.1355.0.299     .310 
2015Depth Charts9.4 %19.4 %0.49.265.339.470.810.2053.9.2930.0 -0.38921.6.355126
2015Steamer9.7 %19.2 %0.50.265.341.472.814.2083.6.2910.0 -0.68822.0.356127
2015Fans (46)9.8 %18.2 %0.54.266.344.482.826.2163.9.287  0.09626.0.362131
2015ZiPS9.1 %19.6 %0.47.265.338.468.806.2034.0.295  0.18920.9.353125
2015Blue Jays8.7 %17.5 %0.50.309.374.537.911.2283.9.3331.8-0.20.33211.7.393152
2015Average7.8 %20.1 %0.39.251.315.395.710.1444.9.295     .312 
2015ZiPS (R)9.1 %19.2 %0.47.273.344.480.824.2084.1.3020.4 0.37017.2.357127
2015Steamer (R)9.7 %18.7 %0.52.269.346.480.826.2113.6.2940.2 -0.37017.5.358128
2015Depth Charts (R)9.4 %19.0 %0.49.271.345.480.825.2093.9.2980.1 0.07017.2.358127
Total- - -9.8 %18.4 %0.53.272.349.466.815.1944.1.3021.8-0.80.926963.7.356130
Postseason- - -6.5 %30.4 %0.21.233.283.256.538.0230.5.345  0.03-2.5.24653

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%
2010Athletics1.115.0 %50.0 %45.0 %0.0 %11.1 %0.0 %0.0 %50.0 %25.0 %25.0 %35.0 %45.0 %20.0 %
2012Athletics1.0622.5 %39.9 %37.6 %11.3 %11.3 %4.7 %0.0 %38.8 %38.3 %22.9 %11.2 %62.6 %26.2 %
2012Athletics0.5030.8 %23.1 %46.2 %16.7 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2013Athletics1.2320.6 %43.8 %35.6 %11.8 %14.2 %6.3 %0.0 %39.7 %37.6 %22.7 %12.2 %55.9 %31.9 %
2013Athletics1.2015.4 %46.2 %38.5 %20.0 %0.0 %33.3 %0.0 %      
2014Athletics1.1113.5 %45.4 %41.1 %9.1 %14.6 %5.9 %0.0 %40.0 %36.1 %23.9 %15.6 %49.8 %34.6 %
2014Athletics1.0066.7 %33.3 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2015Blue Jays1.1815.9 %45.5 %38.6 %7.8 %17.6 %5.0 %0.0 %32.3 %39.1 %28.6 %15.8 %45.9 %38.3 %
Total- - -1.1517.6 %44.0 %38.4 %10.1 %14.2 %5.7 %0.0 %39.1 %37.1 %23.8 %14.0 %53.6 %32.5 %
Postseason- - -0.9127.6 %34.5 %37.9 %18.2 %0.0 %20.0 %0.0 %      

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHBallsStrikesPitches
2010Athletics109100005189140
2012Athletics85804894103757091084
2012Athletics3641000264571
2013Athletics20816998201310105916382697
2013Athletics6521200305484
2014Athletics21919865181300109516192714
2014Athletics1020000101323
2015Blue Jays6051214310278434712
Total- - -582507233513330285844897347
Postseason- - -10118220066112178

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIphLIPHWPA/LIClutch
2010Athletics-0.24-0.710.47-2.99-0.301.161.974-0.370.16
2012Athletics0.43-4.384.813.140.420.84 0-0.060.58
2012Athletics0.01-0.350.360.020.021.04 0-0.030.04
2013Athletics4.87-9.2914.1744.324.740.92 04.071.20
2013Athletics-0.38-0.470.08-2.87-0.310.95 0-0.36-0.04
2014Athletics3.25-11.4114.6629.793.181.030.6033.27-0.13
2014Athletics0.11-0.050.160.340.041.16 00.020.07
2015Blue Jays1.56-2.343.9016.781.780.86 01.700.11
Total- - -9.87-28.1438.0191.049.820.951.3878.611.78
Postseason- - --0.26-0.860.60-2.52-0.261.02 0-0.380.12

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2010Athletics52.9% (90.5)15.7% (81.5)5.0% (86.1)7.9% (77.3)16.4% (82.0)2.1% (86.3)  
2012Athletics59.1% (91.7)15.8% (83.2)4.9% (86.7)11.0% (77.7)7.7% (82.5)1.6% (83.2) 0.1%
2013Athletics56.4% (91.7)19.5% (83.0)4.9% (87.8)8.3% (77.5)8.7% (82.4)1.3% (83.4)0.9% (75.8)0.3%
2014Athletics54.5% (91.9)17.3% (83.6)5.7% (87.1)9.2% (77.3)10.5% (83.2)2.4% (84.7)0.4% (75.9)0.7%
2015Blue Jays52.6% (92.1)21.5% (83.7)10.4% (87.5)3.9% (76.9)8.8% (82.4)2.7% (85.7) 1.5%
Total- - -55.7% (91.8)18.3% (83.3)5.7% (87.3)8.6% (77.4)9.4% (82.7)1.9% (84.4)0.5% (75.8)0.5%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2010Athletics35.0 %14.3 %2.9 %2.1 % 2.9 %16.4 %10.7 %  15.7 %   
2012Athletics35.8 %12.2 %5.5 %1.3 % 10.2 %15.9 %11.3 %  7.8 %   
2013Athletics35.3 %12.9 %4.2 %0.4 %0.1 %7.5 %20.7 %8.0 %0.5 % 9.5 %0.1 %0.5 % 
2014Athletics35.1 %11.2 %5.1 %1.2 %0.6 %8.2 %17.4 %7.8 %2.0 % 10.4 % 0.4 % 
2015Blue Jays35.1 %10.7 %8.9 %2.3 %1.0 %6.9 %21.8 %3.9 %1.5 % 8.0 %   
Total- - -35.3 %12.0 %5.1 %1.0 %0.3 %8.0 %18.8 %8.1 %1.1 % 9.6 %0.0 %0.3 % 

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2010Athletics91.889.685.286.0 83.282.277.9  82.2  
2012Athletics92.090.787.182.2 91.183.677.3  82.8  
2013Athletics92.090.889.382.989.091.383.077.877.6 82.678.075.1
2014Athletics92.291.387.884.885.490.783.677.579.1 82.8 75.9
2015Blue Jays92.092.588.185.086.991.083.877.679.8 81.6  
Total- - -92.191.188.184.186.191.083.377.679.0 82.678.075.5

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2010Athletics-1.8-0.81.3-0.4-0.6-0.3 -2.40-3.7918.41-3.93-2.54-9.38 
2012Athletics-13.53.6-0.37.01.4-1.2 -2.112.11-0.495.881.72-7.30 
2013Athletics23.12.35.27.0-3.3-1.31.91.530.443.933.12-1.43-3.857.77
2014Athletics16.6-1.9-0.81.76.3-1.80.01.13-0.41-0.530.692.24-2.710.17
2015Blue Jays4.50.6-2.71.78.4-1.2 1.230.36-3.756.3213.47-6.51 
Total- - -29.03.72.717.012.2-5.81.90.710.280.652.701.78-4.235.24

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2010Athletics-0.5-0.20.0-0.3 0.0-1.0-0.5  -0.1  
2012Athletics-6.8-2.3-1.2-1.2 -2.84.26.2  0.5  
2013Athletics14.13.84.3-0.80.00.77.45.20.9 -2.6-0.30.8
2014Athletics5.32.43.2-3.00.35.7-2.10.8-0.7 6.4 0.0
2015Blue Jays5.8-0.4-1.8-0.1-0.7-0.8-3.03.20.4 7.6  
Total- - -17.93.34.7-5.3-0.42.85.514.90.6 11.7-0.30.9

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2010Athletics-1.04-1.110.62-9.38 0.00-4.51-3.21  -0.45  
2012Athletics-1.76-1.76-1.97-8.48 -2.542.475.11  0.54  
2013Athletics1.481.093.79-6.951.780.361.332.436.86 -1.00-9.446.34
2014Athletics0.560.792.37-9.441.882.56-0.440.39-1.34 2.27 0.36
2015Blue Jays2.32-0.57-2.81-0.39-9.77-1.68-1.9411.313.81 13.29  
Total- - -0.690.371.23-7.00-1.530.480.402.530.78 1.68-9.443.47

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2010Athletics31.3 %57.6 %42.5 %60.0 %73.5 %67.8 %42.5 %50.0 %13.6 %
2010Average29.3 %64.4 %45.6 %66.5 %88.1 %80.7 %46.5 %58.8 %8.6 %
2012Athletics31.9 %69.0 %49.2 %64.5 %83.5 %76.9 %46.6 %60.9 %11.4 %
2012Average30.8 %64.7 %46.0 %66.8 %87.2 %79.7 %44.9 %59.8 %9.2 %
2013Athletics27.1 %66.8 %44.7 %70.8 %84.2 %79.7 %44.4 %58.5 %9.0 %
2013Average31.0 %65.5 %46.4 %66.6 %87.0 %79.5 %44.7 %60.3 %9.4 %
2014Athletics24.7 %66.3 %43.6 %58.7 %84.6 %76.6 %45.5 %59.1 %10.0 %
2014Average31.3 %65.7 %46.7 %65.8 %87.3 %79.4 %44.9 %60.6 %9.5 %
2015Blue Jays24.6 %69.4 %45.8 %57.8 %83.4 %76.2 %47.4 %52.5 %11.0 %
2015Average30.3 %65.9 %46.7 %65.3 %86.9 %79.3 %46.1 %60.9 %9.5 %
Total- - -26.8 %67.0 %45.0 %64.2 %84.0 %77.6 %45.4 %58.4 %10.0 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2010Athletics28.4 %54.8 %42.1 %57.9 %72.5 %67.8 %52.1 %20.9
2010Average28.4 %61.3 %44.9 %64.6 %87.9 %80.6 %50.4 %21.5
2012Athletics32.5 %64.5 %48.9 %64.7 %82.3 %76.6 %51.4 %22.0
2012Average29.3 %62.2 %45.6 %63.6 %87.3 %79.6 %49.5 %22.1
2013Athletics24.9 %64.7 %44.2 %66.3 %84.9 %79.5 %48.6 %25.1
2013Average29.7 %62.7 %45.9 %63.2 %87.3 %79.4 %49.2 %22.6
2014Athletics23.9 %64.6 %43.1 %53.8 %86.1 %76.6 %47.1 %24.7
2014Average30.1 %63.1 %46.2 %62.9 %87.5 %79.3 %48.8 %23.0
2015Blue Jays24.2 %68.1 %45.7 %48.9 %86.1 %76.0 %48.9 %23.1
2015Average30.1 %63.6 %46.2 %63.3 %87.2 %79.2 %48.1 %21.9
Total- - -25.6 %64.8 %44.6 %59.8 %84.8 %77.5 %48.5 %24.2

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2010AthleticsC7547.1443101000004211.979 
2012AthleticsC3324.0202101000004201.957 
Total- - -C10871.1645202000008412.972 
2010Athletics1B216.020110100100000.667-1
2012Athletics1B103.0310000000000001.000 
2013Athletics1B101.000000000000000  
Total- - -1B4110.051110100100000.857-1
2012Athletics3B7171633.2531521266121302     .945 
2013Athletics3B1551551373.014325516610192011     .961 
2014Athletics3B1501461320.213132823617393733     .952 
2015Blue Jays3B4040344.134857347700     .944 
Total- - -3B4164123671.2361820582137777746     .953 
2013AthleticsSS101.0010000000     1.000 
Total- - -SS101.0010000000     1.000 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2010AthleticsC47.100000000 01-0.1        
2012AthleticsC24.000000000 010.1 0      
Total- - -C71.100000000 03-0.1 0      
2010Athletics1B6.000000-100 0  -1.0   -0.1-0.7-0.9-132.5
2012Athletics1B3.000000010.0001   0  0.00.00.0 
2013Athletics1B1.000000000 0   0      
Total- - -1B10.000000-110.0001  -1.00  -0.1-0.7-0.8-125.3
2012Athletics3B633.2 0 044162126.77820   2 0.47.4-2.45.410.8
2013Athletics3B1373.0 -1 11011275203.73840   11 -0.410.7-0.49.911.1
2014Athletics3B1320.2 1 51520361278.77042   13 1.014.50.015.513.3
2015Blue Jays3B344.1 0 0328866.75017     -0.10.1-2.0-2.0-9.0
Total- - -3B3671.2 0 63237886673.760119   26 0.932.6-4.828.710.3
2013AthleticsSS1.0 0 000111.0000   0  0.00.00.00.0
Total- - -SS1.0 0 000111.0000   0  0.00.00.00.0

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2012AthleticsC24.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)
Total- - -C71.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)
2012Athletics1B3.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (2)
Total- - -1B10.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (2)
2012Athletics3B633.20.0%      (0)14.3%      (7)60.0%      (5)50.0%     (4)73.9%    (23)93.9%  (179)
2013Athletics3B1373.00.0%      (3)16.7%    (12)36.4%    (22)45.8%    (24)75.6%    (41)97.0%  (334)
2014Athletics3B1320.20.0%    (15)11.4%    (35)26.1%    (23)73.7%    (19)77.4%    (53)96.8%  (373)
2015Blue Jays3B344.10.0%      (3)20.0%    (10)28.6%      (7)50.0%     (8)90.0%    (10)94.2%    (86)
Total- - -3B3671.20.0%    (21)14.1%    (64)33.3%    (57)56.4%    (55)77.2%  (127)96.1%  (972)
2013AthleticsSS1.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (1)
Total- - -SS1.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (1)

SeasonTeamInnVotesInstinctsFirst StepSpeedHandsReleaseArm StrengthArm AccuracyOverallFSR
2012Athletics660.21162574767536962592
2013Athletics1375.019736257767279727011
2014Athletics1320.231877459756683597213
Total- - -3356.161766656746679656926

SeasonTeamPosInnFSRDRSTZLUZRSTDEVERRADR
2010Athletics1B6.0 -1-1.0-0.80.1+/- 0.1-0.9

SeasonTeamBattingBase RunningFieldingPositionalOffenseDefenseLeagueReplacementRARWARDollarsSalary
2010Athletics-2.80.1-1.00.0-2.7-1.00.21.0-2.5-0.3($1.6) 
2012Athletics-3.61.25.51.3-2.36.81.18.714.21.5$9.7 
2013Athletics35.90.410.02.136.312.12.919.170.47.6$56.2 
2014Athletics21.8-1.615.51.320.216.72.819.659.46.5$49.5 
2015Blue Jays10.71.9-2.00.412.6-1.70.65.316.91.8$14.5 
Total- - -62.21.927.95.164.133.07.653.7158.417.1$128.3 

  • $4.3m / 1 Years (2015) (Edit)
    • signed by Toronto Blue Jays on 2/16/2015 (Arbitration (Player Lost))
    • 2015: $4.3M
    • Agent / Agency: MVP Sports Group
    • Originally Reported By: John Lott
    • Source: news.nationalpost.com
    • Submitted by matthewyaspan
  • $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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  • 2007 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1s, Pick: 18, Overall: 48
    • Team: Chicago Cubs
    • School: Auburn U