James Shields

Age: 42
Bats/Throws: R/R
6' 3" / 210
Birthdate: 12/20/1981 (42 y, 3 m, 23 d)
Drafted:2000 June Amateur Draft - Round: 16, Pick: 6, Overall: 466, Team: Tampa Bay Rays
School: Hart HS (Newhall, CA)
Service Time:
Reported as the pre-2024 value.
12 years and 125 days days of service time.
12.125 MiLB Options:
Reported as the pre-2024 season number of options remaining.
RotoWire News: Shields remains focused on continuing his playing career and recently completed throwing sessions in front of representatives from the Tigers, Indians and Rangers, Jon Paul Morosi of MLB Network reports. (5/7/2019)