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A.J. Ellis  
Birthdate: 4/9/1981     Bats/Throws: R/R
Height/Weight: 6-3/220     Position: C
Contract: $3.6M / 1 Years (2014)

4/10/2014: Ellis (knee) reports early improvement in how his knee feels after having surgery earlier this week, the Dodgers' official site reports.



SeasonTeamGPAHRRRBISBBB%K%ISOBABIPAVGOBPSLGwOBAwRC+BsROffDefWAR
2006Dodgers (AA)8231403421216.9 %16.9 %.044.312.250.383.294.327106    
2007Dodgers (AA)11043085957114.0 %14.2 %.140.301.269.382.409.366123    
2008Dodgers (AAA)8433744459014.8 %13.1 %.135.367.321.436.456.401136    
2008Dodgers4301000.0 %66.7 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.0-0.80.2-0.1
2009Dodgers (AAA)9036004839217.8 %12.2 %.060.363.314.438.375.377125    
2009Dodgers81000100.0 %10.0 %.000.111.100.100.100.089-600.0-2.00.5-0.1
2010Dodgers (AAA)18760117117.1 %15.8 %.115.327.262.400.377.363112    
2010Dodgers441280616010.9 %14.1 %.046.330.278.363.324.31496-1.7-2.41.80.4
2011Dodgers (AAA)5924823628020.2 %9.3 %.114.338.304.467.418.415138    
2011Dodgers311032811013.6 %15.5 %.106.313.271.392.376.352126-0.92.20.50.6
2012Dodgers133505134452012.9 %21.2 %.144.329.270.373.414.341118-1.69.110.33.7
2013Dodgers (A+)2700000.0 %42.9 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    
2013Dodgers115448104352010.0 %17.4 %.126.269.238.318.364.304950.0-2.710.12.2
2013Dodgers103613308.3 %16.7 %.290.375.323.400.613.433185    
2014Steamer11647194444211.1 %18.6 %.115.284.241.333.356.30898-0.9-2.214.02.8
2014Oliver143600146564110.3 %18.8 %.132.294.252.334.384.320106-1.52.512.63.6
2014Fans (10)12649895052010.8 %18.7 %.111.302.255.345.366.318104-0.52.010.73.0
2014ZiPS10740983947011.2 %18.3 %.123.285.244.337.367.313102-0.80.08.92.3
2014Dodgers729010013.8 %20.7 %.000.222.167.310.167.24351-1.6-3.20.5-0.2
2014ZiPS (R)9536473440011.4 %18.5 %.117.284.240.337.357.31297-3.0-4.37.91.6
2014ZiPS (U)10239373540011.6 %18.7 %.109.280.235.335.344.30793-4.5-7.58.41.4
2014Steamer (R)7530662928111.2 %18.8 %.111.283.239.332.350.30793-1.0-3.38.91.6
2014Steamer (U)8233463028111.5 %19.0 %.102.278.233.331.335.30190-2.5-6.69.51.4
Total- - -342122625103132011.6 %18.6 %.119.300.254.348.373.320104-5.80.223.96.5
Postseason- - -103613308.3 %16.7 %.290.375.323.400.613.433185    


SeasonTeamGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2006Dodgers (AA)822523146353910342153253333320.250
2007Dodgers (AA)110357430966422285957601618411214.269
2008Dodgers (AAA)8427433788631744445950044832802.321
2008Dodgers4330000010002000000.000
2009Dodgers (AAA)90283360897413204839645443641122.314
2009Dodgers810101100001001000000.100
2010Dodgers (AAA)186176161051011713012101110.262
2010Dodgers44108128302550061614118114500.278
2011Dodgers (AAA)5918424856391502362850123716501.304
2011Dodgers3185103231911281114016301201.271
2012Dodgers1334235051148020113445265111077461700.270
2013Dodgers (A+)2770000000003000000.000
2013Dodgers1153904489365171104352451783641102.238
2013Dodgers10313610441133306101000.323
2014Steamer11640747198711819444452488543 21.241
2014Oliver143524600132922511465646211135541511.252
2014Fans (10)12643249811081191950525449384  00.255
2014ZiPS10734940985601528394746375545 01.244
2014Dodgers724294400010406100000.167
2014ZiPS (R)9531236475531327344042367524 01.240
2014ZiPS (U)10233639379571327354046373624 01.235
2014Steamer (R)7526330663451116292834257422 11.239
2014Steamer (U)8228733467491116302838263522 11.233
Total- - -3421043122626519443325103132142132281511153503.254
Postseason- - -10313610441133306101000.323

SeasonTeamBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOSpdBABIPUBRwSBwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2006Dodgers (AA)16.9 %16.9 %1.00.250.383.294.676.0443.6.312 0.4351.9.327106
2007Dodgers (AA)14.0 %14.2 %0.98.269.382.409.791.1403.2.301 -1.36311.6.366123
2008Dodgers (AAA)14.8 %13.1 %1.14.321.436.456.892.1353.7.367 -0.86216.5.401136
2008Dodgers0.0 %66.7 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000 0.00-0.8.000-100
2008Average8.7 %17.5 %0.50.264.333.416.749.1525.1.300    .328 
2009Dodgers (AAA)17.8 %12.2 %1.45.314.438.375.813.0603.5.363 -0.95711.6.377125
2009Dodgers0.0 %10.0 %0.00.100.100.100.200.0000.1.111 0.0-1-2.0.089-60
2009Average8.9 %18.0 %0.49.262.333.418.751.1555.0.299    .329 
2010Dodgers (AAA)17.1 %15.8 %1.08.262.400.377.777.1156.4.327 0.2111.2.363112
2010Dodgers10.9 %14.1 %0.78.278.363.324.687.0460.4.330-1.6-0.114-0.8.31496
2010Average8.5 %18.5 %0.46.257.325.403.728.1455.0.297    .321 
2011Dodgers (AAA)20.2 %9.3 %2.17.304.467.418.885.1141.8.338 -0.54813.1.415138
2011Dodgers13.6 %15.5 %0.88.271.392.376.769.1062.8.313-0.4-0.5142.9.352126
2011Average8.1 %18.6 %0.44.255.321.399.720.1445.1.295    .316 
2012Dodgers12.9 %21.2 %0.61.270.373.414.786.1441.2.329-0.9-0.66810.6.341118
2012Average8.0 %19.8 %0.40.255.319.405.724.1515.2.297    .315 
2013Dodgers (A+)0.0 %42.9 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000 0.0-1-2.0.000-100
2013Dodgers10.0 %17.4 %0.58.238.318.364.682.1262.0.2691.1-1.246-3.6.30495
2013Dodgers8.3 %16.7 %0.50.323.400.6131.013.2903.1.375 0.073.4.433185
2013Average7.9 %19.9 %0.40.253.318.396.714.1434.9.297    .314 
2014Steamer11.1 %18.6 %0.60.241.333.356.689.1152.5.284-0.4-0.549-2.2.30898
2014Oliver10.3 %18.8 %0.55.252.334.384.717.1322.3.294-0.8-0.7692.8.320106
2014Fans (10)10.8 %18.7 %0.58.255.345.366.711.1111.7.302 -0.5561.5.318104
2014ZiPS11.2 %18.3 %0.61.244.337.367.703.1232.3.285 -0.845-0.1.313102
2014Dodgers13.8 %20.7 %0.67.167.310.167.477.0000.3.222-1.5-0.12-1.5.24351
2014Average8.4 %21.1 %0.40.246.315.390.704.1435.1.294    .311 
2014ZiPS (R)11.4 %18.5 %0.62.240.337.357.694.1172.3.284-2.1-0.9400.2.31297
2014ZiPS (U)11.6 %18.7 %0.62.235.335.344.678.1092.2.280-3.6-1.041-1.4.30793
2014Steamer (R)11.2 %18.8 %0.60.239.332.350.683.1112.4.283-0.4-0.532-1.1.30793
2014Steamer (U)11.5 %19.0 %0.60.233.331.335.666.1022.3.278-1.9-0.634-2.6.30190
Total- - -11.6 %18.6 %0.62.254.348.373.721.1191.5.300-3.3-2.51434.9.320104
Postseason- - -8.3 %16.7 %0.50.323.400.6131.013.2903.1.375 0.073.4.433185

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%
2008Dodgers1.000.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %
2009Dodgers1.6711.1 %55.6 %33.3 %33.3 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %
2010Dodgers1.6215.6 %52.2 %32.2 %13.8 %0.0 %4.3 %40.0 %
2011Dodgers1.4215.9 %49.3 %34.8 %8.3 %8.3 %2.9 %0.0 %
2012Dodgers1.3722.9 %44.5 %32.6 %4.8 %12.5 %5.6 %14.3 %
2013Dodgers1.2018.7 %44.3 %37.0 %7.7 %8.5 %5.7 %0.0 %
2013Dodgers1.0020.0 %40.0 %40.0 %0.0 %10.0 %0.0 %0.0 %
2014Dodgers0.8627.8 %33.3 %38.9 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %
Total- - -1.3219.8 %45.6 %34.5 %7.4 %8.8 %5.1 %15.8 %
Postseason- - -1.0020.0 %40.0 %40.0 %0.0 %10.0 %0.0 %0.0 %

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHBallsStrikesPitches
2008Dodgers100000061117
2009Dodgers5311000142640
2010Dodgers4729144252191313504
2011Dodgers3424112110187277464
2012Dodgers14210473587189113512242
2013Dodgers14011759986076611921958
2013Dodgers1010500105597152
2014Dodgers67500004975124
Total- - -3752841632119193210432455349
Postseason- - -1010500105597152

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIphLIPHWPA/LIClutch
2008Dodgers-0.05-0.050.00-0.43-0.040.59 0-0.080.00
2009Dodgers-0.07-0.130.05-1.50-0.160.600.021-0.130.01
2010Dodgers0.55-2.112.652.420.271.042.4310.150.38
2011Dodgers-0.27-1.381.11-0.55-0.160.790.0120.11-0.45
2012Dodgers-0.61-9.148.534.720.451.110.9331.07-1.62
2013Dodgers-0.47-8.157.68-0.54-0.091.030.0520.24-0.70
2013Dodgers0.15-0.470.622.470.291.02 00.35-0.21
2014Dodgers-0.14-0.310.17-1.53-0.180.63 0-0.14-0.09
Total- - --1.07-21.2720.202.580.081.030.5991.22-2.26
Postseason- - -0.15-0.470.622.470.291.02 00.35-0.21

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2008Dodgers58.8% (93.9)  17.6% (80.0)23.5% (83.8)   
2009Dodgers65.0% (91.7)27.5% (85.0) 5.0% (77.0)2.5% (80.0)   
2010Dodgers62.2% (91.1)18.4% (83.4)3.7% (87.2)9.6% (76.8)6.1% (80.9)  2.8%
2011Dodgers64.1% (91.2)12.1% (83.2)8.9% (87.9)7.1% (77.6)7.6% (82.5)0.2% (86.0) 0.2%
2012Dodgers62.8% (91.4)14.6% (83.4)6.0% (86.9)7.9% (77.6)7.0% (82.0)1.2% (86.0)0.5% (76.6)1.6%
2013Dodgers62.2% (91.8)17.2% (84.0)5.3% (87.1)7.2% (78.0)7.5% (82.7)0.7% (84.6) 0.3%
2014Dodgers62.1% (91.9)12.9% (84.0) 9.7% (76.9)6.5% (82.4)1.6% (87.0)  
Total- - -62.6% (91.5)15.7% (83.7)5.6% (87.1)7.8% (77.7)7.1% (82.2)0.8% (85.6)0.2% (76.6)1.0%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2008Dodgers58.8 %     17.7 %5.9 %  17.7 %   
2009Dodgers55.0 %2.5 %   10.0 %22.5 %5.0 %  5.0 %   
2010Dodgers40.2 %5.6 %6.2 %1.2 % 12.6 %17.1 %8.8 %  7.6 %   
2011Dodgers43.1 %15.7 %4.7 %0.2 % 8.0 %12.9 %8.8 %  6.5 %   
2012Dodgers35.1 %13.7 %5.9 %0.9 % 11.8 %15.8 %8.0 %0.2 % 6.9 % 0.4 % 
2013Dodgers37.8 %13.3 %6.2 %1.4 % 9.0 %17.7 %6.6 %0.5 % 7.2 %   
2014Dodgers37.5 %19.3 %1.1 %  1.1 %21.6 %10.2 %  9.1 %   
Total- - -37.6 %13.0 %5.8 %1.0 % 10.3 %16.5 %7.6 %0.3 % 7.1 % 0.2 % 

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2008Dodgers93.7     82.477.3  83.7  
2009Dodgers91.780.4   90.485.077.0  84.2  
2010Dodgers91.589.987.483.5 90.783.177.2  82.2  
2011Dodgers91.390.388.185.7 91.084.078.0  82.3  
2012Dodgers91.691.787.886.1 89.983.977.681.5 82.0 78.0
2013Dodgers92.391.587.784.1 90.183.977.880.7 83.0  
2014Dodgers91.692.689.5  89.285.578.1  84.4  
Total- - -91.891.487.884.8 90.283.977.780.9 82.5 78.0

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2008Dodgers-0.1  -0.2-0.5  -1.08  -6.36-12.24  
2009Dodgers-1.3-0.1 -0.4-0.1  -4.97-0.82 -19.06-6.24  
2010Dodgers-0.3-1.2-1.62.6-1.0  -0.11-1.32-9.005.61-3.26  
2011Dodgers4.5-0.7-0.50.0-0.60.0 1.53-1.28-1.140.08-1.640.00 
2012Dodgers-0.92.4-2.04.6-0.42.00.1-0.070.76-1.522.65-0.297.560.60
2013Dodgers3.6-3.8-2.80.22.80.6 0.29-1.13-2.740.151.894.53 
2014Dodgers-2.2-0.2 0.90.80.0 -2.83-1.05 7.409.661.55 
Total- - -3.3-3.5-6.97.81.02.70.10.10-0.42-2.351.890.266.150.60

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2008Dodgers-0.1     -0.2-0.1  -0.4  
2009Dodgers-1.2-0.1   -0.10.3-0.4  -0.4  
2010Dodgers0.6-0.10.50.7 -2.3-2.51.9  -1.2  
2011Dodgers5.4-2.8-0.30.0 1.1-0.3-0.1  -0.2  
2012Dodgers-5.3-0.5-1.90.5 4.62.13.6-0.1 1.4 0.1
2013Dodgers0.22.9-3.1-0.7 -1.2-2.6-1.1-0.6 5.2  
2014Dodgers-1.1-0.30.0  0.0-0.50.6  0.4  
Total- - --1.6-1.0-4.80.5 2.0-3.84.4-0.7 4.8 0.1

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2008Dodgers-1.08     -7.03-6.26  -13.56  
2009Dodgers-5.31-6.24   -3.083.17-19.06  -18.76  
2010Dodgers0.28-0.501.5911.06 -3.63-2.944.26  -3.24  
2011Dodgers2.68-3.88-1.260.00 2.95-0.58-0.28  -0.73  
2012Dodgers-0.67-0.17-1.432.46 1.740.582.01-3.49 0.92 0.67
2013Dodgers0.021.10-2.55-2.48 -0.69-0.74-0.83-5.63 3.72  
2014Dodgers-3.46-1.92-4.53  -4.53-2.426.80  4.65  
Total- - --0.08-0.14-1.560.90 0.37-0.431.10-5.02 1.28 0.67

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2008Dodgers33.3 %33.3 %33.3 %50.0 %100.0 %80.0 %60.0 %100.0 %5.9 %
2008Average25.4 %65.4 %45.9 %61.7 %87.9 %80.8 %51.1 %58.6 %8.6 %
2009Dodgers45.0 %30.0 %37.5 %100.0 %66.7 %86.7 %50.0 %50.0 %5.0 %
2009Average25.1 %66.0 %45.3 %61.7 %87.8 %80.5 %49.3 %58.2 %8.6 %
2010Dodgers23.3 %53.5 %37.7 %71.2 %95.2 %87.4 %47.8 %64.1 %4.0 %
2010Average29.3 %64.4 %45.6 %66.5 %88.1 %80.7 %46.5 %58.8 %8.5 %
2011Dodgers20.3 %55.2 %36.4 %74.0 %95.7 %89.2 %46.1 %58.3 %3.7 %
2011Average30.6 %65.0 %46.2 %68.1 %87.9 %80.7 %45.3 %59.4 %8.6 %
2012Dodgers22.4 %54.6 %37.6 %72.1 %88.0 %83.0 %47.0 %56.0 %6.0 %
2012Average30.8 %64.7 %46.0 %66.8 %87.2 %79.7 %44.9 %59.8 %9.1 %
2013Dodgers19.1 %57.4 %37.8 %73.5 %90.4 %86.0 %48.8 %59.2 %5.1 %
2013Average31.0 %65.5 %46.4 %66.6 %87.0 %79.5 %44.7 %60.3 %9.3 %
2014Dodgers17.2 %46.2 %32.5 %50.0 %100.0 %87.5 %52.9 %72.4 %4.0 %
2014Average28.8 %64.4 %45.6 %63.5 %86.5 %78.8 %47.1 %59.7 %9.5 %
Total- - -21.2 %55.1 %37.4 %72.6 %90.4 %85.2 %47.9 %58.7 %5.2 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2008Dodgers22.2 %37.5 %29.4 %50.0 %100.0 %80.0 %47.1 %18.9
2008Average28.0 %62.5 %45.3 %65.9 %88.0 %81.2 %50.3 %21.6
2009Dodgers38.1 %36.8 %37.5 %100.0 %71.4 %86.7 %47.5 %19.1
2009Average27.9 %61.4 %44.8 %65.5 %88.0 %81.0 %50.4 %21.4
2010Dodgers22.5 %50.8 %37.2 %70.4 %94.7 %87.6 %51.8 %19.8
2010Average28.4 %61.3 %44.9 %64.6 %87.9 %80.6 %50.4 %21.5
2011Dodgers17.2 %53.1 %36.0 %73.7 %93.0 %88.6 %52.4 %21.3
2011Average28.9 %62.1 %45.6 %64.7 %88.0 %80.6 %50.1 %21.6
2012Dodgers21.0 %51.6 %37.1 %67.9 %88.3 %82.8 %52.4 %22.4
2012Average29.3 %62.2 %45.6 %63.6 %87.3 %79.6 %49.5 %22.1
2013Dodgers19.8 %52.3 %37.3 %71.9 %90.6 %86.0 %54.0 %22.9
2013Average29.7 %62.7 %45.9 %63.2 %87.3 %79.4 %49.2 %22.6
2014Dodgers19.5 %53.2 %37.5 %62.5 %96.0 %87.9 %53.4 %23.4
2014Average29.1 %62.1 %45.2 %61.7 %87.1 %78.7 %48.6 %22.7
Total- - -20.5 %51.8 %37.1 %70.3 %90.2 %85.0 %52.9 %22.2

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2008DodgersC3110.0710000000 00001.0000
2009DodgersC7227.23620000000 10011.0000
2010DodgersC4334308.2263221010401 2610117.997 
2011DodgersC2925221.2167110000101 114281.000 
2012DodgersC1311281151.01007876154742 74361137.995 
2013DodgersC113109972.1855733212521 3528645.997 
2014DodgersC7762.06061101110 2102.985 
Total- - -C3333062753.12395202114771875 1497920110.9960

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2008DodgersC10.00  0 0    00.1        
2009DodgersC27.20  0 0    20.2        
2010DodgersC308.20  -2 -2    15-0.8 -2      
2011DodgersC221.2-1  -2 -3    9-0.4 0      
2012DodgersC1151.02  -1 2    45-1.6 2      
2013DodgersC972.14  -4 0    39-2.3 6      
2014DodgersC62.00  0 0              
Total- - -C2753.15  -9 -3    111-4.7 6      

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%) Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2012DodgersC1151.00.0%      (2)0.0%      (4)25.9%    (27)83.3%     (6)100.0%      (6)92.9%    (42)
2013DodgersC972.10.0%      (2)0.0%      (6)40.0%    (30)50.0%     (2)100.0%      (6)93.1%    (29)
Total- - -C2753.10.0%      (4)0.0%    (10)33.3%    (57)75.0%     (8)100.0%    (12)93.0%    (71)

SeasonTeamInnVotesInstinctsFirst StepSpeedHandsReleaseArm StrengthArm AccuracyOverallFSR
2010Dodgers308.2113234253826393032-2
2011Dodgers221.2358493754585650520
2012Dodgers1151.0861413360506057522
2013Dodgers972.11157473350806876596
Total- - -2653.23356433253596060526

SeasonTeamBattingBase RunningFieldingPositionalOffenseDefenseLeagueReplacementRARWARDollarsSalary
2008Dodgers-0.80.00.10.1-0.80.20.00.1-0.5-0.1($0.2) 
2009Dodgers-2.00.00.20.2-2.00.50.00.3-1.2-0.1($0.5) 
2010Dodgers-0.7-1.7-0.82.6-2.41.80.23.83.50.4$1.4 
2011Dodgers3.1-0.9-1.41.92.20.50.23.05.90.6$2.8 
2012Dodgers10.7-1.60.49.99.110.31.014.935.33.7$16.7 
2013Dodgers-2.70.01.78.3-2.710.10.512.820.72.2$11.1 
2014Dodgers-1.7-1.60.00.5-3.20.50.10.8-1.8-0.2($1.1) 
Total- - -6.0-5.80.323.60.223.92.035.761.86.5$30.2 

SeasonTeamAgeGPAHRRRBISBBB%K%ISOBABIPAVGOBPSLGwOBAwRC+BsROffDefWAR
2014Oliver33143600146564110.3 %18.8 %.132.294.252.334.384.320106-1.52.512.63.6
2015Oliver34143600136362110.3 %19.0 %.124.289.246.329.370.313101-1.5-0.912.63.2
2016Oliver35143600126159110.3 %19.3 %.118.284.240.324.359.30696-1.5-4.012.62.9
2017Oliver36143600116056110.2 %19.5 %.111.279.235.318.345.29891-1.5-7.612.62.5
2018Oliver37143600105753110.2 %19.7 %.103.271.227.310.330.28985-1.5-11.912.62.0

  • $3.6m / 1 Years (2014) (Edit)
    • signed by Los Angeles Dodgers on 2/1/2014 (Avoided Arbitration)
    • 2014: $3.6M
    • Incentives: $50,000 for 100 starts, $50,000 for 15 starts, $50,000 for 450 plate appearances.
    • Agent / Agency: ACES
    • Originally Reported By: Joel Sherman
    • Source: twitter.com
    • Submitted by matthewyaspan
  • $2m / 1 Years (2013) (Edit)
    • signed by Los Angeles Dodgers on 1/18/2013 (Avoided Arbitration)
    • 2013: $2M
    • Source: espn.go.com
    • Submitted by filihok
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