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John Danks
Birthdate: 4/15/1985 (32 y, 10 d)     Bats/Throws: L/L     Height/Weight: 6-1/210     Position: P
Drafted: 2003 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1, Pick: 9, Overall: 9, Team: Texas Rangers
Contract: $0.2M / 1 Years (2017)
RotoWire News: Danks will be granted his release by the Braves, Charlie Wilmoth of MLB Trade Rumors reports. (3/20/2017)
Profiles:  2010  2011  2012  2013  2014  2015  2016  2017  (Click Year to Expand / Close)



SeasonTeamGPAHRRRBISBBB%K%ISOBABIPAVGOBPSLGwOBAwRC+BsROffDefWAR
2007White Sox26200000.0 %100.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.0-0.60.20.0
2008White Sox337000014.3 %28.6 %.000.250.167.286.167.229280.0-0.60.70.0
2008White Sox1000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    
2009White Sox32300000.0 %33.3 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.0-0.80.30.0
2010White Sox32300000.0 %33.3 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.0-0.80.30.0
2011White Sox27300000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.0-0.80.30.0
2012White Sox9300000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.0-0.80.30.0
2013White Sox22400000.0 %25.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.0-1.00.4-0.1
2014White Sox32300000.0 %33.3 %.000.500.333.333.333.297880.00.00.30.0
2015White Sox30000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.00.00.00.0
2016White Sox4000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.00.00.00.0
Total- - -2472800003.6 %28.6 %.000.125.083.120.083.100-480.0-5.42.9-0.2
Postseason- - -1000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    

SeasonTeamGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2007White Sox26220000000002000000.000
2008White Sox33671100000102000100.167
2008White Sox1000000000000000000.000
2009White Sox32230000000001001000.000
2010White Sox32330000000001000000.000
2011White Sox27330000000000000000.000
2012White Sox9330000000000000000.000
2013White Sox22240000000001002000.000
2014White Sox32331100000001000000.333
2015White Sox30000000000000000000.000
2016White Sox4000000000000000000.000
Total- - -24724282200000108003100.083
Postseason- - -1000000000000000000.000

SeasonTeamBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOSpdBABIPUBRwGDPwSBwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2007White Sox0.0 %100.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.00-0.6.000-100
2007Average8.5 %17.1 %0.50.268.336.423.758.1555.2.303     .331 
2008White Sox14.3 %28.6 %0.50.167.286.167.452.0000.1.250  0.00-0.6.22928
2008White Sox0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2008Average8.7 %17.5 %0.50.264.333.416.749.1525.1.300     .328 
2009White Sox0.0 %33.3 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.00-0.8.000-100
2009Average8.9 %18.0 %0.49.262.333.418.751.1555.0.299     .329 
2010White Sox0.0 %33.3 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.00-0.8.000-100
2010Average8.5 %18.5 %0.46.257.325.403.728.1455.0.297     .321 
2011White Sox0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.00-0.7.000-100
2011Average8.1 %18.6 %0.44.255.321.399.720.1445.1.295     .316 
2012White Sox0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.00-0.8.000-100
2012Average8.0 %19.8 %0.40.255.319.405.724.1515.2.297     .315 
2013White Sox0.0 %25.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.0-1-1.0.000-100
2013Average7.9 %19.9 %0.40.253.318.396.714.1434.9.297     .314 
2014White Sox0.0 %33.3 %0.00.333.333.333.667.0000.1.500  0.000.0.29788
2014Average7.6 %20.4 %0.37.251.314.386.700.1355.0.299     .310 
2015White Sox0.0 %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 
2016White Sox0.0 %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 
Total- - -3.6 %28.6 %0.13.083.120.083.203.0000.1.125  0.0-2-5.2.100-48
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%
2007White Sox0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2008White Sox0.0033.3 %0.0 %66.7 %50.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %75.0 %25.0 %50.0 %50.0 %0.0 %
2008White Sox0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2009White Sox1.000.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %
2010White Sox1.0050.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %50.0 %0.0 %50.0 %50.0 %50.0 %0.0 %
2011White Sox2.000.0 %66.7 %33.3 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %66.7 %0.0 %33.3 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %
2012White Sox0.500.0 %33.3 %66.7 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %33.3 %0.0 %66.7 %33.3 %33.3 %33.3 %
2013White Sox1.000.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %33.3 %33.3 %33.3 %66.7 %33.3 %0.0 %
2014White Sox1.000.0 %50.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %50.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %
2015White Sox0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2016White Sox0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
Total- - -1.1713.3 %46.7 %40.0 %16.7 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %31.6 %36.8 %31.6 %42.1 %52.6 %5.3 %
Postseason- - -0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHBallsStrikesPitches
2007White Sox00000004711
2008White Sox021101071522
2008White Sox0000000000
2009White Sox1000010369
2010White Sox1010000358
2011White Sox21000007815
2012White Sox120000051116
2013White Sox100002041014
2014White Sox1100000189
2015White Sox0000000000
2016White Sox0000000000
Total- - -76210403470104
Postseason- - -0000000000

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIphLIPHWPA/LIClutch
2007White Sox-0.06-0.060.00-0.64-0.061.05 0-0.060.00
2008White Sox-0.20-0.230.02-2.38-0.240.91 0-0.15-0.08
2008White Sox          
2009White Sox-0.06-0.060.00-0.93-0.091.11 0-0.050.00
2010White Sox-0.02-0.020.00-0.39-0.040.30 0-0.070.00
2011White Sox-0.10-0.100.00-0.97-0.101.28 0-0.080.00
2012White Sox-0.02-0.020.00-0.44-0.050.25 0-0.080.00
2013White Sox-0.14-0.140.00-1.26-0.142.08 0-0.070.01
2014White Sox-0.04-0.050.01-0.39-0.050.85 0-0.02-0.02
2015White Sox       0  
2016White Sox          
Total- - --0.63-0.670.04-7.41-0.761.01 0-0.58-0.05
Postseason- - -          

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2007White Sox90.9% (90.7)9.1% (81.0)      
2008White Sox81.8% (91.1)9.1% (81.5) 9.1% (73.0)    
2009White Sox66.7% (88.7)33.3% (85.3)      
2010White Sox75.0% (86.5)12.5% (78.0) 12.5% (72.0)    
2011White Sox60.0% (85.7)6.7% (80.0)33.3% (86.4)     
2012White Sox87.5% (87.1)6.3% (84.0)6.3% (87.0)     
2013White Sox71.4% (91.2)   28.6% (82.8)   
2014White Sox88.9% (91.5)  11.1% (73.0)    
2015White Sox        
2016White Sox        
Total- - -77.9% (89.2)8.7% (82.4)5.8% (86.5)3.8% (72.8)3.8% (82.8)   

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2007White Sox              
2008White Sox80.0 % 5.0 %    15.0 %      
2009White Sox66.7 %     33.3 %       
2010White Sox37.5 %25.0 %    12.5 %12.5 %  12.5 %   
2011White Sox53.3 %20.0 %20.0 %   6.7 %       
2012White Sox 37.5 %   37.5 %12.5 %   12.5 %   
2013White Sox50.0 %7.1 %   14.3 %    28.6 %   
2014White Sox55.6 %33.3 %     11.1 %      
2015White Sox              
2016White Sox              
Total- - -49.5 %16.5 %4.4 %  8.8 %7.7 %5.5 %  7.7 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2007White Sox             
2008White Sox90.5 83.1    75.5     
2009White Sox88.7     85.5      
2010White Sox86.287.4    77.572.3  85.8  
2011White Sox85.387.086.0   79.7      
2012White Sox 89.0   86.085.4   85.1  
2013White Sox91.591.2   89.9    82.7  
2014White Sox91.691.5     73.2     
2015White Sox             
2016White Sox             
Total- - -89.389.085.3  87.083.574.4  83.8  

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2007White Sox-0.60.0     -5.960.00     
2008White Sox-0.8-0.2 -0.2   -4.41-8.54 -8.78   
2009White Sox-0.5-0.3     -8.73-8.38     
2010White Sox-0.6-0.2 0.0   -9.68-15.76 2.79   
2011White Sox-0.50.0-0.3    -5.113.87-5.33    
2012White Sox-0.80.00.0    -5.460.004.90    
2013White Sox-0.5   -0.3  -4.99   -7.63  
2014White Sox0.1  -0.1   1.47  -14.46   
2015White Sox              
2016White Sox              
Total- - --4.1-0.5-0.2-0.3-0.3  -5.06-6.01-3.63-7.31-7.63  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2007White Sox             
2008White Sox0.0 0.0    -0.4     
2009White Sox-0.5     -0.3      
2010White Sox0.1-0.4    -0.20.0  -0.3  
2011White Sox-0.4-0.2-0.1   0.0      
2012White Sox -0.6   -0.10.0   -0.1  
2013White Sox-0.40.0   -0.2    -0.3  
2014White Sox-0.30.4     -0.1     
2015White Sox             
2016White Sox             
Total- - --1.5-0.70.0  -0.2-0.3-0.5  -0.7  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2007White Sox             
2008White Sox0.21 2.51    -12.36     
2009White Sox-8.70     -8.37      
2010White Sox1.89-18.91    -18.122.78  -25.89  
2011White Sox-5.11-7.68-2.46   3.86      
2012White Sox -9.20   -1.352.45   -6.57  
2013White Sox-5.112.85   -8.42    -7.62  
2014White Sox-5.8913.79     -14.57     
2015White Sox             
2016White Sox             
Total- - --3.32-4.79-1.22  -3.12-4.93-9.77  -9.93  

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2007White Sox20.0 %83.3 %54.6 %0.0 %60.0 %50.0 %54.6 %50.0 %27.3 %
2007Average23.7 %66.0 %45.5 %58.8 %88.2 %80.7 %51.5 %58.7 %8.7 %
2008White Sox30.0 %41.7 %36.4 %66.7 %100.0 %87.5 %54.6 %57.1 %4.6 %
2008Average24.9 %65.4 %45.4 %61.6 %87.9 %80.7 %50.5 %58.6 %8.7 %
2009White Sox0.0 %66.7 %44.4 % 75.0 %75.0 %66.7 %100.0 %11.1 %
2009Average25.1 %66.0 %44.8 %62.5 %87.8 %80.5 %48.3 %58.2 %8.7 %
2010White Sox33.3 %100.0 %50.0 %50.0 %100.0 %75.0 %25.0 %66.7 %12.5 %
2010Average28.7 %64.4 %44.9 %66.8 %88.1 %80.7 %45.4 %58.8 %8.6 %
2011White Sox12.5 %42.9 %26.7 %100.0 %100.0 %100.0 %46.7 % 0.0 %
2011Average29.9 %65.0 %45.6 %68.1 %87.9 %80.7 %44.6 %59.4 %8.8 %
2012White Sox22.2 %71.4 %43.8 %100.0 %100.0 %100.0 %43.8 %66.7 %0.0 %
2012Average30.3 %64.7 %45.6 %66.8 %87.2 %79.6 %44.4 %59.8 %9.2 %
2013White Sox50.0 %50.0 %50.0 %80.0 %100.0 %85.7 %28.6 %75.0 %7.1 %
2013Average30.4 %65.5 %45.9 %66.5 %87.0 %79.4 %44.2 %60.2 %9.4 %
2014White Sox33.3 %83.3 %66.7 %0.0 %80.0 %66.7 %66.7 %100.0 %22.2 %
2014Average30.7 %65.7 %46.2 %65.7 %87.3 %79.3 %44.3 %60.6 %9.5 %
2015White Sox         
2015Average30.6 %66.9 %46.9 %64.9 %86.7 %78.8 %44.7 %60.9 %9.9 %
2016White Sox         
2016Average30.3 %66.7 %46.5 %63.9 %86.3 %78.2 %44.6 %60.3 %10.1 %
Total- - -27.8 %62.0 %44.2 %66.7 %87.1 %80.4 %48.1 %64.3 %8.7 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2007White Sox        
2007Average28.9 %62.3 %45.4 %66.4 %87.6 %80.8 %49.6 %21.5
2008White Sox22.2 %45.5 %35.0 %50.0 %100.0 %85.7 %55.0 %15.2
2008Average28.0 %62.5 %45.3 %65.9 %88.0 %81.2 %50.3 %21.6
2009White Sox0.0 %66.7 %44.4 % 75.0 %75.0 %66.7 %22.2
2009Average27.9 %61.4 %44.8 %65.5 %88.0 %81.0 %50.4 %21.4
2010White Sox20.0 %100.0 %50.0 %0.0 %100.0 %75.0 %37.5 %12.4
2010Average28.4 %61.3 %44.9 %64.6 %87.9 %80.6 %50.4 %21.5
2011White Sox0.0 %44.4 %26.7 % 100.0 %100.0 %60.0 %16.8
2011Average28.9 %62.1 %45.6 %64.7 %88.0 %80.6 %50.1 %21.6
2012White Sox33.3 %57.1 %43.8 %100.0 %100.0 %100.0 %43.8 %15.7
2012Average29.3 %62.2 %45.6 %63.6 %87.3 %79.6 %49.5 %22.1
2013White Sox20.0 %66.7 %50.0 %0.0 %100.0 %85.7 %64.3 %21.0
2013Average29.7 %62.7 %45.9 %63.2 %87.3 %79.4 %49.2 %22.6
2014White Sox50.0 %71.4 %66.7 %0.0 %80.0 %66.7 %77.8 %18.3
2014Average30.1 %63.1 %46.2 %62.9 %87.5 %79.3 %48.8 %23.0
2015White Sox        
2015Average30.9 %64.4 %46.9 %62.9 %87.1 %78.8 %47.8 %22.1
2016White Sox        
2016Average30.6 %63.9 %46.5 %62.1 %86.5 %78.1 %47.8 %22.7
Total- - -20.5 %59.6 %42.9 %50.0 %93.6 %84.6 %57.1 %17.2

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2006Rangers (AA)P131369.11 3             
2006Rangers (AAA)P141370.22 3             
2007White SoxP2626139.05171011001 10   .957 
2008White SoxP3333195.012280000100 23   1.000 
2009White SoxP3232200.17332021100 18   .952 
2010White SoxP3232213.05350003400 6   1.000 
2011White Sox (AAA)P229.01 0             
2011White SoxP2727170.14300000100 15   1.000 
2012White Sox (AAA)P114.00 0             
2012White SoxP9953.23133030000 1   .842 
2013White Sox (AA)P117.01 0             
2013White Sox (AAA)P3315.23 0             
2013White SoxP2222138.18130001100 2   1.000 
2014White SoxP3232193.24241010000 12   .966 
2015White SoxP3030177.26203121100 7   .897 
2016White SoxP4422.1130001100 1   1.000 
Total- - -P2472471503.155216101981001 95   .964 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2007White SoxP139.00  022              
2008White SoxP195.00  124              
2009White SoxP200.11  -122              
2010White SoxP213.02  -124              
2011White SoxP170.12  0-13              
2012White SoxP53.20  023              
2013White SoxP138.11  001              
2014White SoxP193.20  011              
2015White SoxP177.21  -1-3-2              
2016White SoxP22.10  011              
Total- - -P1503.17  -2819              

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2012White SoxP53.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)50.0%      (2)100.0%     (1)100.0%      (2)90.0%    (10)
2013White SoxP138.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (2)0.0%      (0)100.0%     (1)100.0%      (1)100.0%    (11)
2014White SoxP193.20.0%      (1)0.0%      (2)0.0%      (0)100.0%     (2)100.0%      (3)100.0%    (15)
2015White SoxP177.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)50.0%     (2)80.0%      (5)100.0%    (13)
2016White SoxP22.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (2)
Total- - -P1503.10.0%      (1)0.0%      (5)50.0%      (2)83.3%     (6)90.9%    (11)98.0%    (51)

SeasonTeamBattingBase RunningFieldingPositionalOffenseDefenseLeagueReplacementRARWARDollarsSalary
2007White Sox-0.60.0 0.2-0.60.20.00.1-0.30.0($0.2)$0
2008White Sox-0.60.0 0.7-0.60.70.00.20.40.0$0.2$0
2009White Sox-0.80.0 0.3-0.80.30.00.1-0.40.0($0.3) 
2010White Sox-0.80.0 0.3-0.80.30.00.1-0.40.0($0.2) 
2011White Sox-0.80.0 0.3-0.80.30.00.1-0.40.0($0.3) 
2012White Sox-0.80.0 0.3-0.80.30.00.1-0.40.0($0.2) 
2013White Sox-1.00.0 0.4-1.00.40.00.1-0.5-0.1($0.4) 
2014White Sox0.00.0 0.30.00.30.00.10.40.0$0.3 
2015White Sox0.00.0 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0$0.0 
2016White Sox0.00.0 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0$0.0 
Total- - --5.40.0 2.9-5.42.90.10.8-1.6-0.2($1.1)$1

  • $0.2m / 1 Years (2017) (Edit)
    • signed by Atlanta Braves on 12/12/2016 (Minor League)
    • 2017: $0.2M
    • Other Notes: He’ll earn at a $1.5MM annual rate for any portion of the year he spends in the majors.
    • Source: twitter.com, Hat Tip: twitter.com
    • Submitted by Sam Bauman
  • $65m / 5 Years (2012 - 2016) (Edit)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox on 12/29/2011 (Extension)
    • 2012: $8M, 2013: $14.2M, 2014: $14.2M, 2015: $14.2M, 2016: $14.2M
    • Agent / Agency: CAA
    • Originally Reported By: Jon Heyman
    • Source: twitter.com, Hat Tip: mlbtraderumors.com
    • Submitted by willl
  • $6m / 1 Years (2011) (Edit)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox on 1/18/2011 (Avoided Arbitration)
    • 2011: $6M
    • Agent / Agency: CAA (Jeff Berry)
    • Source: foxsports.com, Hat Tip: spotrac.com
    • Submitted by Sam Bauman
  • $3.4m / 1 Years (2010) (Edit)
    • signed by Chicago White Sox on 1/19/2010 (Avoided Arbitration)
    • 2010: $3.4M
    • Agent / Agency: Jeff Berry
    • Source: pjstar.com
    • Submitted by Sam Bauman
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  • 2003 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1, Pick: 9, Overall: 9
    • Team: Texas Rangers
    • School: Round Rock HS (TX)