Jesse Litsch

Age: 33
Bats/Throws: R/R
6' 1" / 225
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RotoWire News: Litsch (shoulder) announced his retirement Thursday on his personal Twitter account. (8/21/2014)

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SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2006Blue Jays (A+)660161589.18.160.810.50.33268.0 %  3.532.56  
2006Blue Jays (AA)340121269.17.011.690.78.36162.8 %  5.063.50  
2007Blue Jays (AA)720101061.16.752.050.73.25172.6 %  2.353.713.57 
2007Blue Jays (AAA)1002215.06.001.800.00.26780.0 %  1.802.422.99 
2007Blue Jays7902020111.04.052.921.14.27573.9 %48.1 %10.9 %3.815.144.960.6
2008Blue Jays (AAA)1103320.08.101.800.45.29860.2 %62.5 %9.1 %3.602.922.90 
2008Blue Jays13902928176.05.061.991.02.27874.1 %48.4 %10.7 %3.584.294.212.2
2009Blue Jays010229.08.001.004.00.35767.3 %34.4 %25.0 %9.007.764.32-0.2
2010Blue Jays (A+)1102215.06.002.400.60.19187.3 %53.5 %5.9 %1.803.963.89 
2010Blue Jays (AAA)0304422.05.321.231.64.36640.7 %38.8 %12.5 %8.185.585.08 
2010Blue Jays1509946.23.092.891.35.28466.5 %44.0 %10.4 %5.795.445.240.0
2011Blue Jays (A)000112.013.504.500.00.42925.0 %66.7 %0.0 %9.001.861.86 
2011Blue Jays (AA)000228.29.350.000.00.27385.7 %47.6 %0.0 %1.041.682.69 
2011Blue Jays (AAA)1206628.28.483.451.57.39660.4 %47.3 %19.2 %8.165.634.55 
2011Blue Jays63128875.07.923.361.20.28169.8 %44.2 %14.9 %4.444.243.630.4
Total- - -272718867417.25.152.561.19.28072.2 %46.8 %11.8 %4.164.714.423.0

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2006Blue Jays (A+)663.5316152100089.136794393558055081
2006Blue Jays (AA)345.0612121000069.1298854439613063054
2007Blue Jays (AA)722.3510101000061.1252512416514042046
2007Blue Jays (AAA)101.80220000015.058123303000010
2007Blue Jays793.81202000000111.047811656471436272050
2008Blue Jays (AAA)113.60330000020.0811810814011018
2008Blue Jays1393.58292822000176.073517879702039284099
2009Blue Jays019.0022000009.04214994101008
2010Blue Jays (A+)111.80220000015.05893314010010
2010Blue Jays (AAA)038.18440000022.010534262043033013
2010Blue Jays155.79990000046.2202533030715021016
2011Blue Jays (A)009.0011000002.0113320100103
2011Blue Jays (AA)001.0422000008.2326110001109
2011Blue Jays (AAA)128.16660000028.2137412626511034327
2011Blue Jays634.442880013175.03176940371028233066
Total- - -27274.16886722131417.2177443021419355119621100239

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2006Blue Jays (A+)8.160.8110.130.5022.1 %2.2 %19.9 %.2661.14.33268.0 %  2.56
2006Blue Jays (AA)7.011.694.150.7818.1 %4.4 %13.8 %.3051.41.36162.8 %  3.50
2007Blue Jays (AA)6.752.053.290.7318.3 %5.6 %12.7 %.2181.06.25172.6 %  3.71
2007Blue Jays (AAA)6.001.803.330.0017.2 %5.2 %12.1 %.2181.00.26780.0 %  2.42
2007Blue Jays4.052.921.391.1410.5 %7.5 %2.9 %.2671.37.27573.9 %851155.14
2007Average6.673.332.001.0317.1 %8.5 %8.6 %.2631.41.29970.7 %  4.43
2008Blue Jays (AAA)8.101.804.500.4522.2 %4.9 %17.3 %.2371.10.29860.2 %  2.92
2008Blue Jays5.061.992.541.0213.5 %5.3 %8.2 %.2591.23.27874.1 %82984.29
2008Average6.833.392.011.0117.5 %8.7 %8.8 %.2591.39.29671.4 %  4.39
2009Blue Jays8.001.008.004.0019.1 %2.4 %16.7 %.3501.67.35767.3 %2011737.76
2009Average6.993.462.021.0518.0 %8.9 %9.1 %.2581.39.29571.9 %  4.42
2010Blue Jays (A+)6.002.402.500.6017.2 %6.9 %10.3 %.1700.87.19187.3 %  3.96
2010Blue Jays (AAA)5.321.234.331.6412.4 %2.9 %9.5 %.3431.68.36640.7 %  5.58
2010Blue Jays3.092.891.071.357.9 %7.4 %0.5 %.2861.46.28466.5 %1391295.44
2010Average7.133.282.170.9618.5 %8.5 %10.0 %.2531.35.29372.2 %  4.20
2011Blue Jays (A)13.504.503.000.0027.3 %9.1 %18.2 %.3002.00.42925.0 %  1.86
2011Blue Jays (AA)9.350.009.000.0028.1 %0.0 %28.1 %.1940.69.27385.7 %  1.68
2011Blue Jays (AAA)8.483.452.451.5719.7 %8.0 %11.7 %.3331.81.39660.4 %  5.63
2011Blue Jays7.923.362.361.2020.8 %8.8 %12.0 %.2411.29.28169.8 %1061034.24
2011Average7.133.112.300.9418.6 %8.1 %10.5 %.2511.32.29172.5 %  4.12
Total- - -5.152.562.011.1913.5 %6.7 %6.8 %.2631.31.28072.2 %961084.71

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2007Blue Jays1.4017.6 %48.1 %34.3 %8.5 %10.9 %6.1 %44.4 %42.1 %34.8 %23.1 %22.9 %42.3 %34.8 %5.121114.96
2008Blue Jays (AAA)3.1817.9 %62.5 %19.6 %18.2 %9.1 %  55.2 %24.1 %20.7 %     2.90
2008Blue Jays1.5119.6 %48.4 %32.1 %5.9 %10.7 %2.5 %33.3 %42.3 %33.6 %24.1 %16.5 %56.5 %27.0 %4.32974.21
2009Blue Jays0.6915.6 %34.4 %50.0 %12.5 %25.0 %0.0 %0.0 %37.5 %37.5 %25.0 %18.8 %43.8 %37.5 %3.79984.32
2010Blue Jays (A+)1.357.0 %53.5 %39.5 %17.6 %5.9 %  44.2 %27.9 %27.9 %     3.89
2010Blue Jays (AAA)1.0323.5 %38.8 %37.6 %18.8 %12.5 %  43.7 %34.5 %21.8 %     5.08
2010Blue Jays1.1016.1 %44.0 %39.9 %9.0 %10.4 %6.8 %100.0 %37.3 %35.5 %27.2 %16.0 %52.1 %32.0 %5.401265.24
2011Blue Jays (A)4.0033.3 %66.7 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %  71.4 %28.6 %0.0 %     1.86
2011Blue Jays (AA)1.119.5 %47.6 %42.9 %22.2 %0.0 %  63.6 %18.2 %18.2 %     2.69
2011Blue Jays (AAA)1.6924.7 %47.3 %28.0 %23.1 %19.2 %  51.0 %26.0 %22.9 %     4.55
2011Blue Jays1.4324.9 %44.2 %30.9 %3.0 %14.9 %6.3 %33.3 %47.7 %32.3 %20.0 %18.2 %50.0 %31.8 %3.63903.63
Total- - -1.3819.3 %46.8 %33.9 %6.9 %11.8 %4.5 %42.1 %42.4 %34.1 %23.6 %18.5 %50.8 %30.8 %4.511034.42

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2007Blue Jays181129661111944768310881771
2008Blue Jays (AAA)3511102    105184289
2008Blue Jays2821871141176211599617592755
2009Blue Jays11165200036296158
2010Blue Jays (A+)231733    187391
2010Blue Jays (AAA)3332206    133227360
2010Blue Jays746727651123315457772
2011Blue Jays (A)4020    51621
2011Blue Jays (AA)10922    24951
2011Blue Jays (AAA)4426236    164308472
2011Blue Jays9667542631475017711272
Total- - -6444662663229198235255741716728

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2007Blue Jays0.64-8.689.324.810.491.07 0.881.2820-0.030.6300
2008Blue Jays0.65-10.8211.4714.661.430.86 0.851.02270.90-0.1500
2009Blue Jays-0.55-1.030.48-5.14-0.510.76 0.870.432-0.50-0.2200
2010Blue Jays-0.47-3.643.17-5.63-0.490.91 0.871.459-0.44-0.0800
2011Blue Jays-0.05-5.305.251.240.200.911.841.120.9424-0.330.2763
Total- - -0.22-29.4729.699.941.120.931.840.951.0982-0.410.6563

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2007Blue Jays18.9% (88.3)11.0% (81.5)40.6% (84.6)16.3% (76.2)13.2% (80.4)  2.1%
2008Blue Jays23.9% (89.9)11.4% (81.9)43.4% (85.5)11.9% (76.6)9.4% (80.5)  1.8%
2009Blue Jays42.8% (89.9)0.7% (79.0)38.2% (86.7)7.2% (76.5)11.2% (81.8)  3.8%
2010Blue Jays51.8% (89.7)5.6% (81.8)18.8% (86.7)7.2% (76.2)16.5% (81.3)  1.0%
2011Blue Jays50.9% (89.2)19.2% (83.2)13.1% (87.2)5.2% (76.9)11.6% (81.6)  0.7%
Total- - -31.4% (89.4)11.9% (82.2)33.9% (85.5)11.1% (76.4)11.7% (80.9)  1.6%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2007Blue Jays17.3 % 3.8 %  0.3 %43.7 %20.2 %  14.7 %  0.1 %
2008Blue Jays24.2 % 1.9 %  0.3 %49.0 %15.0 %  9.6 %   
2009Blue Jays29.7 %5.2 %12.9 %   25.2 %7.7 %  19.4 %   
2010Blue Jays24.7 % 17.4 %  13.1 %21.2 %8.4 %  15.2 %   
2011Blue Jays19.5 % 19.5 %  17.9 %24.5 %8.0 %  10.6 %   
Total- - -22.0 %0.1 %8.5 %  5.9 %38.2 %13.4 %  11.8 %  0.0 %

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2007Blue Jays88.9 87.6  83.783.676.9  81.7  
2008Blue Jays89.9 88.8  88.685.177.5  82.2  
2009Blue Jays90.689.087.2   86.276.3  83.3  
2010Blue Jays89.6 90.1  88.785.177.0  81.3  
2011Blue Jays88.9 89.3  89.084.179.1  81.4  
Total- - -89.589.089.3  88.984.677.5  81.8  

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2007Blue Jays7.3 %  7.8 %12.7 %51.6 %20.5 %   0.1 %
2008Blue Jays10.8 %  12.7 %11.8 %50.5 %14.3 %    
2009Blue Jays11.6 %  31.0 %11.0 %38.7 %7.7 %    
2010Blue Jays33.4 %  20.3 %16.2 %22.9 %6.9 %   0.4 %
2011Blue Jays30.3 %  26.6 %8.6 %30.1 %4.5 %    
Total- - -17.4 %  16.3 %11.8 %42.2 %12.2 %   0.1 %

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2007Blue Jays89.4  88.981.184.577.6   
2008Blue Jays91.0  90.181.285.977.6   
2009Blue Jays91.4  90.082.086.976.9   
2010Blue Jays89.9  89.481.685.476.5   
2011Blue Jays90.0  90.082.884.577.8   
Total- - -90.2  89.881.585.377.5   

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2007Blue Jays-10.30.80.11.65.9  -3.130.440.010.582.56  
2008Blue Jays1.52.89.8-5.7-1.3  0.240.910.84-1.76-0.51  
2009Blue Jays-3.00.0-2.00.40.0  -4.57-3.85-3.483.41-0.23  
2010Blue Jays-4.1-0.30.20.1-0.1  -1.04-0.660.110.23-0.11  
2011Blue Jays0.1-0.9-1.30.40.2  0.02-0.37-0.810.530.12  
Total- - --15.72.46.7-3.24.6  -0.760.310.30-0.440.59  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2007Blue Jays-4.9 0.8  -0.19.9-2.5  1.2  
2008Blue Jays-2.1 2.3  0.216.6-3.8  -3.6  
2009Blue Jays-3.10.0-1.0   -1.20.3  -0.2  
2010Blue Jays-4.2 -1.5  1.3-1.5-0.3  1.8  
2011Blue Jays2.3 1.2  -3.8-1.12.7  -0.4  
Total- - --11.90.01.8  -2.422.7-3.5  -1.3  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2007Blue Jays-2.47 1.84  -2.422.00-1.09  0.72  
2008Blue Jays-0.35 4.98  2.751.40-1.03  -1.55  
2009Blue Jays-6.76-0.22-5.08   -3.082.80  -0.79  
2010Blue Jays-2.19 -1.11  1.26-0.91-0.46  1.53  
2011Blue Jays0.94 0.49  -1.68-0.362.72  -0.34  
Total- - --0.94-0.220.37  -0.711.04-0.45  -0.20  

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2007Blue Jays-0.8  -3.62.17.1-0.3   
2008Blue Jays0.8  -2.4-3.817.2-2.2   
2009Blue Jays-0.3  -2.7-0.1-2.40.3   
2010Blue Jays-3.4  -0.8-0.70.20.2   
2011Blue Jays0.4  -0.1-2.33.0-0.1   
Total- - --3.4  -9.6-4.825.1-2.1   

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2007Blue Jays-0.97  -4.101.451.22-0.11   
2008Blue Jays0.30  -0.77-1.331.41-0.64   
2009Blue Jays-1.87  -5.63-0.78-4.022.80   
2010Blue Jays-1.33  -0.51-0.530.110.36   
2011Blue Jays0.10  -0.02-2.150.80-0.21   
Total- - --0.34  -1.02-0.711.04-0.29   

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2007Blue Jays18.9 %65.8 %43.5 %62.7 %89.7 %84.1 %52.5 %54.6 %6.9 %
2007Average23.7 %66.0 %45.5 %58.8 %88.2 %80.7 %51.5 %58.7 %8.7 %
2008Blue Jays25.0 %64.4 %45.5 %65.2 %91.5 %84.6 %52.0 %58.4 %7.0 %
2008Average24.9 %65.4 %45.4 %61.6 %87.9 %80.7 %50.5 %58.6 %8.7 %
2009Blue Jays15.7 %73.2 %46.7 %54.6 %85.0 %80.3 %54.0 %54.8 %8.9 %
2009Average24.9 %66.0 %44.9 %62.0 %87.8 %80.5 %48.7 %58.2 %8.7 %
2010Blue Jays25.0 %65.0 %42.8 %79.3 %86.9 %84.4 %44.5 %55.5 %6.6 %
2010Average28.6 %64.4 %45.0 %66.4 %88.1 %80.7 %45.8 %58.8 %8.6 %
2011Blue Jays26.5 %61.5 %42.3 %67.8 %82.9 %77.7 %45.2 %54.6 %9.4 %
2011Average29.9 %65.0 %45.6 %68.0 %87.9 %80.7 %44.6 %59.4 %8.8 %
Total- - -23.6 %64.6 %44.1 %67.0 %89.0 %83.1 %50.0 %56.3 %7.4 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2007Blue Jays26.4 %64.0 %43.9 %70.0 %88.8 %82.8 %46.7 %21.0
2007Average28.9 %62.3 %45.4 %66.4 %87.6 %80.8 %49.6 %21.5
2008Blue Jays28.0 %63.3 %45.3 %68.5 %91.5 %84.2 %49.1 %20.9
2008Average28.0 %62.5 %45.3 %65.9 %88.0 %81.2 %50.3 %21.6
2009Blue Jays19.2 %65.9 %43.9 %85.7 %83.3 %83.8 %52.9 %18.9
2009Average27.9 %61.4 %44.8 %65.5 %88.0 %81.0 %50.4 %21.4
2010Blue Jays26.2 %60.8 %42.6 %74.5 %88.7 %84.2 %47.4 %20.2
2010Average28.4 %61.3 %44.9 %64.6 %87.9 %80.6 %50.4 %21.5
2011Blue Jays27.7 %57.6 %42.3 %61.5 %85.6 %77.5 %48.8 %22.7
2011Average28.9 %62.1 %45.6 %64.7 %88.0 %80.6 %50.1 %21.6
Total- - -27.2 %61.9 %44.0 %68.3 %89.1 %82.5 %48.4 %21.2

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2007Blue Jays26.8 %63.2 %43.9 %70.8 %88.5 %82.8 %47.1 %13.7
2008Blue Jays28.2 %63.0 %45.3 %69.0 %91.3 %84.2 %49.1 %18.7
2009Blue Jays20.8 %66.7 %43.9 %75.0 %86.5 %83.8 %50.3 %19.2
2010Blue Jays26.7 %61.7 %42.6 %74.1 %89.4 %84.2 %45.5 %20.8
2011Blue Jays28.0 %57.6 %42.3 %63.9 %84.6 %77.5 %48.2 %23.4
Total- - -27.5 %61.8 %44.0 %69.0 %89.0 %82.5 %48.1 %18.6

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2006Blue Jays (A+)P161589.112131  0          
2006Blue Jays (AA)P121269.19134  2          
2007Blue Jays (AA)P101061.11592  0          
2007Blue Jays (AAA)P2215.0140  1          
2007Blue JaysP2020111.010210002200 6   1.000 
2008Blue Jays (AAA)P3320.0560  1          
2008Blue JaysP2928176.023363122101 3   .952 
2009Blue JaysP229.0110000000 1   1.000 
2010Blue Jays (A+)P2215.0120  0          
2010Blue Jays (AAA)P4422.0520  0          
2010Blue JaysP9946.2790000100 2   1.000 
2011Blue Jays (A)P112.0001  0          
2011Blue Jays (AA)P228.2000  0          
2011Blue Jays (AAA)P6628.2460  2          
2011Blue JaysP28875.011123032101 2   .885 
Total- - -P8867417.252796156502 14   .956 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSZrCERArSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2007Blue JaysP111.00 0  022           
2008Blue JaysP176.00 2  069           
2009Blue JaysP9.00 0  000           
2010Blue JaysP46.20 0  000           
2011Blue JaysP75.00 0  033           
Total- - -P417.20 2  01114           

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2007Blue Jays1.80.90.31.26.30.6$3.3 
2008Blue Jays3.61.00.41.521.62.2$13.4$0
2009Blue Jays-0.2-0.10.0-0.1-1.8-0.2($1.0) 
2010Blue Jays-0.10.1-0.2-0.1-0.10.0($0.1) 
2011Blue Jays0.50.2-0.10.04.00.4$3.1 
Total- - -5.62.10.52.629.93.0$18.7$0

  • $1m / 1 Years (2012) (Edit)
    • signed by Toronto Blue Jays on 12/13/2011 (Avoided Arbitration)
    • 2012: $1M
    • Source: toronto.bluejays.mlb.com
    • Submitted by Jeff Zimmerman
  • $0.8m / 1 Years (2011) (Edit)
    • signed by Toronto Blue Jays on 1/18/2011 (Avoided Arbitration)
    • 2011: $0.8M
    • Source: thestar.com, Hat Tip: m.mlb.com
    • Submitted by Sam Bauman
  • $0.4m / 1 Years (2010) (Edit)
    • signed by Toronto Blue Jays on 2/25/2010 (League Minimum)
    • 2010: $0.4M
    • Other Notes: Pre arbitration
    • Source: spotrac.com
    • Submitted by Sam Bauman
Add New Contract
  • 2004 June Amateur Draft - Round: 24, Pick: 16, Overall: 717
    • Team: Toronto Blue Jays
    • School: South Florida CC (FL)
  • 2003 June Amateur Draft - Round: 37, Pick: 10, Overall: 1097
    • Team: Colorado Rockies
    • School: Dixie Hollins HS (FL)