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Joakim Soria
Birthdate: 5/18/1984 (30 y, 2 m, 7 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-3/200     Position: P
Drafted: 2006 Rule 5 Draft - Round: 1, Pick: 2, Overall: 2, Team: Kansas City Royals
Contract: $8M / 2 Years (2013 - 2014) + 1 Option Years
RotoWire News: Soria will initially serve primarily in the seventh inning for Detroit, James Schmehl of MLive.com reports. (7/24/2014)



SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2006Padres (A)1007011.28.491.540.77.15471.4 %  2.313.05  
2007Royals231762069.09.782.480.39.25074.4 %39.2 %4.3 %2.482.503.192.3
2008Royals234263067.18.822.540.67.20789.5 %44.6 %7.4 %1.603.253.621.6
2009Royals323047053.011.722.720.85.30087.3 %39.8 %8.9 %2.212.742.901.7
2010Royals124366065.29.732.190.55.27788.7 %48.0 %6.7 %1.782.532.851.9
2011Royals552860060.18.952.541.04.31272.3 %40.5 %10.4 %4.033.493.381.0
2013Rangers (R)000111.09.000.000.00.000100.0 %  0.002.01  
2013Rangers (AA)000404.09.000.000.00.000100.0 %  0.001.06  
2013Rangers (AAA)000202.013.500.000.00.250100.0 %  0.000.57  
2013Rangers10026023.210.655.320.76.28676.2 %51.8 %11.8 %3.803.683.560.2
2014Steamer431165065.08.263.011.03.29075.1 %  3.613.82 0.5
2014Oliver22 41040.08.863.410.91.29074.3 %  3.413.68 0.4
2014ZiPS32 43040.79.733.101.11.30574.4 %  3.763.59 0.4
2014Rangers131735033.111.341.080.00.29160.0 %38.8 %0.0 %2.701.072.251.7
2014ZiPS (R)11 17017.010.322.340.69.31076.1 %  2.832.71 0.4
2014ZiPS (U)24 52050.011.001.500.23.32067.4 %  2.741.62 1.8
2014Steamer (U)131736034.011.281.120.03.29159.3 %  2.711.14 1.5
Total- - -15181773590372.19.932.540.63.27179.8 %42.7 %7.1 %2.512.783.1410.5


SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2006Padres (A)102.3170000  11.24053312000011
2007Royals232.4862000179469.0270462019319312075
2008Royals231.6063000420367.1260391312519161166
2009Royals322.2147000300353.0222441413516123069
2010Royals121.7866000430365.2270531313416123171
2011Royals554.0360000280760.1256602927717021060
2013Rangers (R)000.0011000  1.030000000001
2013Rangers (AA)000.0040000  4.0120000000004
2013Rangers (AAA)000.0020000  2.071000000003
2013Rangers103.802600006023.2101181010214212028
2014Steamer433.61650  11  65.0276612826722 2  60
2014Oliver223.41410     40.016735171541512  39
2014ZiPS323.76430     40.7 361817514112044
2014Rangers132.7035000170233.113325121004110042
2014ZiPS (R)112.83170     17.0 146514 0  19
2014ZiPS (U)242.74520     50.0 39171518 1  61
2014Steamer (U)132.71360  17  34.013726121004 1  43
Total- - -15182.513590001771522372.1151228511110426105915122411

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2006Padres (A)8.491.545.500.7727.5 %5.0 %22.5 %.1320.60.15471.4 %  3.05
2007Royals9.782.483.950.3927.8 %7.0 %20.7 %.1840.94.25074.4 %54562.50
2007Average6.673.332.001.0317.1 %8.5 %8.6 %.2631.41.29970.7 %  4.43
2008Royals8.822.543.470.6725.4 %7.3 %18.1 %.1660.86.20789.5 %36743.25
2008Average6.833.392.011.0117.5 %8.7 %8.8 %.2591.39.29671.4 %  4.39
2009Royals11.722.724.310.8531.1 %7.2 %23.9 %.2161.13.30087.3 %49622.74
2009Average6.993.462.021.0518.0 %8.9 %9.1 %.2581.39.29571.9 %  4.42
2010Royals9.732.194.440.5526.3 %5.9 %20.4 %.2101.05.27788.7 %43602.53
2010Average7.133.282.170.9618.5 %8.5 %10.0 %.2531.35.29372.2 %  4.20
2011Royals8.952.543.531.0423.4 %6.6 %16.8 %.2531.28.31272.3 %97853.49
2011Average7.133.112.300.9418.6 %8.1 %10.5 %.2511.32.29172.5 %  4.12
2013Rangers (R)9.000.001.000.0033.3 %0.0 %33.3 %.0000.00.000100.0 %  2.01
2013Rangers (AA)9.000.004.000.0033.3 %0.0 %33.3 %.0000.00.000100.0 %  1.06
2013Rangers (AAA)13.500.003.000.0042.9 %0.0 %42.9 %.1430.50.250100.0 %  0.57
2013Rangers10.655.322.000.7627.7 %13.9 %13.9 %.2091.35.28676.2 %89873.68
2013Average7.573.022.510.9619.9 %7.9 %11.9 %.2501.30.29473.5 %  4.02
2014Steamer8.263.012.751.0321.6 %7.9 %13.7 %.2421.27.29075.1 %  3.82
2014Oliver8.863.412.600.9123.4 %9.0 %14.4 %.2331.26.29074.3 %  3.68
2014ZiPS9.733.103.141.11   .2391.23.30574.4 %  3.59
2014Rangers11.341.0810.500.0031.6 %3.0 %28.6 %.1950.87.29160.0 %65271.07
2014Average7.732.972.600.8820.3 %7.8 %12.5 %.2481.29.29672.9 %  3.86
2014ZiPS (R)10.322.344.410.69   .2271.09.31076.1 %  2.71
2014ZiPS (U)11.001.507.350.23   .2160.94.32067.4 %  1.62
2014Steamer (U)11.281.1210.080.03   .1960.88.29159.3 %  1.14
Total- - -9.932.543.910.6327.2 %6.9 %20.2 %.2051.05.27179.8 %58652.78

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2007Royals0.9720.5 %39.2 %40.4 %7.2 %4.3 %6.0 %25.0 %2.78723.19
2008Royals1.0914.5 %44.6 %41.0 %10.3 %7.4 %8.1 %0.0 %2.97843.62
2009Royals0.9518.0 %39.8 %42.1 %8.9 %8.9 %9.4 %0.0 %2.37662.90
2010Royals1.3717.0 %48.0 %35.1 %10.0 %6.7 %9.8 %20.0 %2.52682.85
2011Royals1.0420.8 %40.5 %38.7 %16.4 %10.4 %10.0 %0.0 %2.94843.38
2013Rangers1.7117.9 %51.8 %30.4 %17.6 %11.8 %13.8 %50.0 %3.42903.56
2014Rangers1.0624.7 %38.8 %36.5 %19.4 %0.0 %9.1 %0.0 %1.84582.25
Total- - -1.1118.7 %42.7 %38.5 %11.7 %7.1 %9.1 %15.4 %2.68743.14

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2007Royals6769355441113816981079
2008Royals746824763073516941045
2009Royals535624552010308597905
2010Royals8260296810273837161099
2011Royals7067361174073766641040
2013Rangers291710342110175267442
2014Rangers33312163102165338503
Total- - -408368179433726454213939746113

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2007Royals3.71-5.589.2821.062.071.761.761.641.74242.100.01267
2008Royals4.08-5.139.2119.631.991.781.781.781.6462.190.10344
2009Royals3.57-5.479.0413.271.292.051.961.921.4260.910.83265
2010Royals4.65-6.6011.2520.112.072.121.761.771.88100.691.51395
2011Royals-0.48-9.669.171.180.122.081.671.771.90130.36-0.60318
2013Rangers0.69-1.111.803.630.370.910.751.001.19170.390.3761
2014Rangers0.40-3.433.833.310.371.581.471.511.5130.48-0.22154
Total- - -16.62-36.9753.5882.198.271.851.691.691.62797.111.8617734

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2007Royals77.2% (91.1)5.6% (79.2) 9.8% (71.4)7.4% (81.9)  1.7%
2008Royals72.4% (90.9)8.8% (79.0) 9.9% (69.0)8.9% (83.9)  1.7%
2009Royals66.7% (91.7)5.4% (80.5) 11.8% (70.1)16.1% (85.3)  4.1%
2010Royals73.9% (91.9)8.1% (82.0) 7.1% (69.4)10.9% (85.5)  1.5%
2011Royals74.6% (91.4)11.1% (81.3) 6.9% (69.5)7.4% (84.7)  0.1%
2013Rangers67.7% (90.8)18.7% (79.5) 10.6% (69.6)3.0% (83.8)  2.0%
2014Rangers65.7% (90.1)11.8% (77.9) 11.6% (69.1)11.0% (84.5)  0.4%
Total- - -72.2% (91.3)9.0% (80.1) 9.3% (69.8)9.5% (84.5)  1.7%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2007Royals73.6 %     2.3 %14.1 %  9.2 %   
2008Royals71.1 %    0.1 %5.0 %14.2 %  9.2 %   
2009Royals66.0 %0.6 %0.4 %   4.2 %13.0 %  15.4 %   
2010Royals  74.6 %   7.7 %6.8 %  10.6 %   
2011Royals45.1 % 32.5 %   8.4 %7.1 %  6.8 %   
2013Rangers49.1 % 17.0 %   18.6 %10.4 %  3.2 %   
2014Rangers28.4 % 37.8 %   12.3 %11.5 %  9.5 %   
Total- - -45.7 %0.1 %26.0 %  0.0 %7.6 %10.6 %  9.6 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2007Royals91.5     80.571.3  82.7  
2008Royals91.0    92.281.472.2  84.0  
2009Royals91.788.890.8   82.271.1  85.1  
2010Royals  91.7   81.769.1  85.1  
2011Royals91.7 89.8   80.469.8  84.7  
2013Rangers90.7 90.9   79.369.9  84.3  
2014Rangers90.0 90.0   77.769.4  84.5  
Total- - -91.388.891.0  92.280.370.7  84.6  

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2007Royals19.3-0.7 6.2-1.4  2.36-1.14 6.01-1.79  
2008Royals14.41.3 1.93.6  1.931.43 1.853.91  
2009Royals1.80.3 4.6-0.2  0.320.54 4.49-0.16  
2010Royals8.52.5 -3.31.9  1.072.80 -4.331.59  
2011Royals4.20.8 1.2-3.8  0.540.71 1.63-4.88  
2013Rangers2.71.8 0.1-0.4  0.912.24 0.17-2.76  
2014Rangers4.72.3 1.5-1.3  1.443.97 2.65-2.34  
Total- - -55.78.3 12.2-1.6  1.281.54 2.17-0.28  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2007Royals5.7     -0.34.6  0.8  
2008Royals15.1    0.01.71.9  3.5  
2009Royals2.10.30.2   0.34.8  -0.7  
2010Royals  9.0   2.9-3.6  2.6  
2011Royals6.2 -2.5   0.61.6  -3.6  
2013Rangers2.3 0.5   1.70.1  -0.3  
2014Rangers4.2 0.5   1.51.4  -0.3  
Total- - -35.60.37.7  0.08.510.9  1.9  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2007Royals1.58     -2.696.73  1.75  
2008Royals2.09    -4.053.391.32  3.74  
2009Royals0.356.494.81   0.724.12  -0.54  
2010Royals  1.10   3.41-4.83  2.21  
2011Royals1.33 -0.74   0.752.20  -5.10  
2013Rangers1.05 0.65   2.110.20  -1.87  
2014Rangers2.97 0.28   2.482.42  -0.71  
Total- - -1.426.490.54  -4.052.051.86  0.36  

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2007Royals26.3 %62.9 %45.6 %60.3 %80.9 %75.3 %52.8 %60.0 %11.0 %
2007Average25.0 %66.6 %45.9 %60.8 %88.2 %80.8 %50.3 %58.7 %8.6 %
2008Royals27.4 %61.7 %46.1 %55.0 %82.5 %75.1 %54.5 %59.2 %11.4 %
2008Average25.4 %65.4 %45.9 %61.7 %87.9 %80.8 %51.1 %58.6 %8.6 %
2009Royals30.9 %65.7 %48.2 %60.9 %77.4 %72.1 %49.7 %65.8 %13.2 %
2009Average25.1 %66.0 %45.3 %61.7 %87.8 %80.5 %49.3 %58.2 %8.6 %
2010Royals30.3 %65.2 %47.4 %71.3 %83.8 %79.7 %49.0 %63.7 %9.5 %
2010Average29.3 %64.4 %45.6 %66.5 %88.1 %80.7 %46.5 %58.8 %8.5 %
2011Royals26.0 %61.7 %43.6 %70.9 %82.0 %78.7 %49.4 %57.8 %9.1 %
2011Average30.6 %65.0 %46.2 %68.1 %87.9 %80.7 %45.3 %59.4 %8.6 %
2013Rangers32.8 %64.4 %46.7 %71.8 %82.6 %78.4 %44.1 %56.4 %9.3 %
2013Average31.0 %65.5 %46.4 %66.6 %87.0 %79.5 %44.7 %60.3 %9.3 %
2014Rangers29.3 %64.5 %46.5 %60.8 %83.3 %76.1 %48.9 %63.2 %10.9 %
2014Average30.6 %65.4 %46.4 %65.7 %87.2 %79.4 %45.3 %60.4 %9.3 %
Total- - -28.6 %63.5 %46.2 %64.5 %81.7 %76.4 %50.5 %61.0 %10.7 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2007Royals28.9 %59.7 %46.9 %67.2 %81.1 %77.5 %58.5 %22.8
2007Average28.9 %62.3 %45.4 %66.4 %87.6 %80.8 %49.6 %21.5
2008Royals29.9 %60.0 %46.1 %60.3 %81.4 %75.0 %53.6 %22.4
2008Average28.0 %62.5 %45.3 %65.9 %88.0 %81.2 %50.3 %21.6
2009Royals32.6 %60.4 %47.2 %61.2 %77.2 %71.9 %52.6 %23.1
2009Average27.9 %61.4 %44.8 %65.5 %88.0 %81.0 %50.4 %21.4
2010Royals29.5 %62.3 %46.6 %68.2 %84.8 %79.8 %52.2 %23.0
2010Average28.4 %61.3 %44.9 %64.6 %87.9 %80.6 %50.4 %21.5
2011Royals22.8 %60.1 %42.9 %69.7 %81.3 %78.5 %54.0 %22.3
2011Average28.9 %62.1 %45.6 %64.7 %88.0 %80.6 %50.1 %21.6
2013Rangers28.2 %62.9 %45.9 %71.7 %81.3 %78.4 %50.9 %24.1
2013Average29.7 %62.7 %45.9 %63.2 %87.3 %79.4 %49.2 %22.6
2014Rangers28.2 %62.7 %46.1 %60.3 %82.2 %75.8 %51.9 %22.4
2014Average29.7 %62.9 %45.9 %63.1 %87.4 %79.3 %48.7 %23.0
Total- - -28.6 %61.0 %45.8 %65.0 %81.4 %76.6 %53.3 %22.8

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2007RoyalsP62069.0491010000 0   .929 
2008RoyalsP63067.1660001100 2   1.000 
2009RoyalsP47053.0251011100 0   .875 
2010RoyalsP66065.29100001100 1   1.000 
2011RoyalsP60060.11110001100 0   1.000 
2013RangersP26023.2110000000 5   1.000 
2014RangersP35033.1151100000 0   .857 
Total- - -P3590372.124473124400 8   .959 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2007RoyalsP69.01  023              
2008RoyalsP67.11  102              
2009RoyalsP53.00  000              
2010RoyalsP65.20  011              
2011RoyalsP60.11  012              
2013RangersP23.2-1  00-2              
2014RangersP33.10  000              
Total- - -P372.12  146              

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%) Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2013RangersP23.20.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%     (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)
2014RangersP33.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)83.3%      (6)
Total- - -P372.10.0%      (1)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)100.0%     (1)100.0%      (1)83.3%      (6)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2007Royals2.60.6-0.30.323.52.3$9.4$0.4
2008Royals3.51.10.81.915.91.6$7.0$0.4
2009Royals2.3-0.10.70.617.61.7$7.8 
2010Royals3.10.21.01.218.61.9$7.7 
2011Royals0.4-0.3-0.3-0.610.01.0$4.6 
2013Rangers0.30.00.00.02.20.2$1.2 
2014Rangers0.70.0-1.0-1.015.41.7$9.2 
Total- - -12.81.60.82.4103.110.5$47.0$0.8

SeasonTeamAgeWLGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%ERAFIPRA9-WARWAR
2014Oliver302241040.08.863.410.91.29074.3 %3.413.680.40.4
2015Oliver312237035.08.693.321.02.28976.1 %3.583.790.40.3
2016Oliver322237035.08.723.081.03.28675.5 %3.593.700.40.3
2017Oliver332238036.08.483.241.00.28774.3 %3.493.770.30.3
2018Oliver342237036.08.603.031.01.29076.1 %3.543.690.40.4

  • $8m / 2 Years (2013 - 2014) + 1 Option Years (Edit)
    • signed by Texas Rangers on 12/4/2012 (Free Agent)
    • 2013: $2M, 2014: $5.5M
    • 2015 Team Option: $7M ($0.5M buyout)
      • Salary goes up to $8M and the buyout increase to $750K if he finishes 55 in 2014 or 100 games total from 2013 to 2014
    • Incentives: 2013: $500K bonus if on roster one day. 2013: $100K for 30 games, $50K for 35 games, $75K for each 40, 45, 50, and 55 games., $100K for 60 and 65 games in 2013. 2013: $100K for each 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, 40 games finished. 2014: 100K for 1010, 15, 20, 25, $150K for 30,35,40, $200K for 45 and 50, and $250K for 60 games finished. 2015: $250K for 45, 50, 55, and 60 games finished.
    • Other Notes: 2014: $100K increase in 2014 salary for each 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, 40, 60, 65, 70 games finished.
    • Agent / Agency: Oscar Suarez
    • Source: texas.rangers.mlb.com
    • Submitted by willl
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  • 2006 Rule 5 Draft - Round: 1, Pick: 2, Overall: 2
    • Team: Kansas City Royals
    • School: N/A