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Jeff Samardzija
ERA W-L K
3.84 4-2 54
Team: Chi White SoxHt / Wt: 6-5 / 225 NFBC ADP: 75.06
Position: SPBorn: 1/23/1985 Birthplace: Merrillville, Indiana
Bats/Throws: R/R Draft: 5th Round by Cubs (2006)


Latest News
May 23 3:03 PM PT4:03 PM MT5:03 PM CT6:03 PM ET18:03 ET22:03 GMT6:03 3:03 PM MST5:03 PM EST5:33 PM VEN2:03 UAE (+1)5:03 PM CT-Samardzija allowed two runs and three hits while striking out nine over eight innings in Friday's 3-2 win over Minnesota.
Analysis: After a 1-2 start, Samardzija has gone 3-0 with a 3.72 ERA over his last four starts.
May 6 3:42 PM PT4:42 PM MT5:42 PM CT6:42 PM ET18:42 ET22:42 GMT6:42 3:42 PM MST5:42 PM EST6:12 PM VEN2:42 UAE (+1)5:42 PM CT-Samardzija bounced back from his rough outing in Baltimore. He allowed two runs and fanning seven over seven inning in Tuesday's 5-2 win over Detroit.
Analysis: Samardzija is 2-0 with a 2.70 ERA in three home starts, but 0-2 with a 6.16 mark in three road outings.
Apr. 25 10:09 AM PT11:09 AM MT12:09 PM CT1:09 PM ET13:09 ET17:09 GMT1:09 10:09 AM MST12:09 PM EST12:39 PM VEN21:09 UAE12:09 PM CT-Samardzija has dropped his appeal of a five-game suspension. He was suspended by Major League Baseball following his involvement in a bench-clearing brawl against Kansas City on April 23.
Analysis: Samardzija beat Detroit on Tuesday and started serving the penalty Wednesday. If there are not any postponements, he would be eligible to rejoin the active roster for the May 11 game against Milwaukee.
Apr. 18 2:35 PM PT3:35 PM MT4:35 PM CT5:35 PM ET17:35 ET21:35 GMT5:35 2:35 PM MST4:35 PM EST5:05 PM VEN1:35 UAE (+1)4:35 PM CT-Samardzija bounced back with a stellar outing Friday, allowing one run over eight innings in a 2-1 loss to Detroit.
Analysis: He had given up nine runs in 13 innings over his first two starts.
Apr. 12 12:35 PM PT1:35 PM MT2:35 PM CT3:35 PM ET15:35 ET19:35 GMT3:35 12:35 PM MST2:35 PM EST3:05 PM VEN23:35 UAE2:35 PM CT-Samardzija made his home ChiSox debut Saturday.
Analysis: Samardzija gave up four runs and eight hits in seven innings. He struck out six without walking a batter ahead of a difficult start in Detroit.
Apr. 7 3:32 PM PT4:32 PM MT5:32 PM CT6:32 PM ET18:32 ET22:32 GMT6:32 3:32 PM MST5:32 PM EST6:02 PM VEN2:32 UAE (+1)5:32 PM CT-Samardzija was awful in his ChiSox debut.
Analysis: Samardzija previously pitched on the North Side for the Cubs. Now he has switched sides and the AL champion Royals tagged him for five runs in six innings.

Regular Season

Pitching Statistics
Year Team W L Sv-Op G GS CG IP H R ER HR BB IBB K WHIP ERA
2008 ChC 1 0 1 - 4 26 0 0 27.2 24 12 7 0 15 2 25 1.41 2.28
2009 ChC 1 3 0 - 0 20 2 0 34.2 46 29 29 7 15 1 21 1.76 7.53
2010 ChC 2 2 0 - 0 7 3 0 19.1 21 22 18 4 20 1 9 2.12 8.38
2011 ChC 8 4 0 - 2 75 0 0 88.0 64 35 29 5 50 3 87 1.30 2.97
2012 ChC 9 13 0 - 0 28 28 1 174.2 157 79 74 20 56 2 180 1.22 3.81
2013 ChC 8 13 0 - 0 33 33 2 213.2 210 109 103 25 78 3 214 1.35 4.34
2014 ChC 2 7 0 - 0 17 17 0 108.0 99 44 34 7 31 3 103 1.20 2.83
2014 Oak 5 6 0 - 0 16 16 2 111.2 92 42 39 13 12 0 99 0.93 3.14
2014 Tot 7 13 0 - 0 33 33 2 219.2 191 86 73 20 43 3 202 1.07 2.99
2015 CWS 4 2 0 - 0 10 10 0 68.0 72 33 29 7 13 0 54 1.25 3.84
Career 40 50 1 - 6 232 109 5 845.2 785 405 362 88 290 15 792 1.27 3.85

Hitting Statistics
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2008 ChC 26 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000
2009 ChC 20 5 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .800
2010 ChC 7 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 2 0 0 .250 .500 .250
2011 ChC 75 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000
2012 ChC 31 50 0 5 0 0 0 3 3 16 0 0 .100 .167 .100
2013 ChC 33 62 4 7 2 0 1 2 1 31 0 0 .113 .127 .194
2014 ChC 17 34 3 6 3 0 0 3 0 10 0 0 .176 .167 .265
2014 Tot 33 34 3 6 3 0 0 3 0 10 0 0 .176 .167 .265
2015 CWS 10 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500
Career 235 162 8 21 5 0 2 10 6 65 0 0 .130 .164 .198

Postseason

Pitching Statistics
Year Team Round W L Sv-Op G GS CG IP H R ER HR BB IBB K ERA
2008 ChC Total 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 0 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 9.00
    LDS 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 0 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 9.00
Career 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 0 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 9.00


Pitching Velocity

Pitch TypePitchesMaxMinAvgPct
Fastball 447 97 89 94.1 42.57
Slider 235 88 77 83.7 22.38
Changeup 32 87 83 85.3 3.05
Split-Finger 72 88 81 84.7 6.86
Cut Fastball 264 96 89 91.9 25.14

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