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Jakob Junis
Jakob Junis #65
Junis relies on 5 pitches. Four Seamer (33.1%), Slider (32.5%), Sinker (20.3%), Curve (8.3%), Changeup (5.8%),

HT
6' 2"
WT
225
AGE
26
POS
P
BAT
R
THROW
R
BORN
Sep 16, 1992 
FROM
Sterling, IL USA 
DEBUT
Apr 12, 2017  
DRAFTED
2011 
ACTIVE
YES

Stats

W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2018 9 12 4.37 30 30 0 177.0 164 1.27
2 Seasons 18 15 4.35 50 46 0 275.1 244 1.27
G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
2018 30 9-12 4.37 177.0 164 1.27
2 Seasons 50 18-15 4.35 275.1 244 1.27

Standard MLB Pitching Statistics

SeasonTmLGWLERAGGSSVIPHRERHRBBSOWHIP
2017 KC AL 9 3 4.30 20 16 0 98.1 101 52 47 15 25 80 1.28
2018 KC AL 9 12 4.37 30 30 0 177.0 182 94 86 32 43 164 1.27
*: All Star Season, Rankings AL/NL: Top 5 10 15 20      Click for Chart.

Statcast - Pitching

Season Pitches Batted Balls Barrels Barrel % Exit Velocity Launch Angle XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON Hard Hit %
2017 1525 308 20 6.5 88.9 14.5 .271 .483 .325 .350 .404 38.0
2018 2838 536 46 8.6 88.2 13.4 .250 .436 .331 .324 .383 35.6
ALL 4363 844 66 7.8 88.5 13.8 .257 .453 .329 .333 .391 36.5
MLB 31255 6.1 87.3 10.9 .246 .403 .317 .314 .364 34.1

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Transactions

Team Date Transaction
07/21/2018 Kansas City Royals activated RHP Jakob Junis from the 10-day disabled list.
07/08/2018 Kansas City Royals placed RHP Jakob Junis on the 10-day disabled list. Lower back inflammation.
08/14/2017 Kansas City Royals recalled RHP Jakob Junis from Omaha Storm Chasers.
08/07/2017 Kansas City Royals optioned RHP Jake Junis to Omaha Storm Chasers.
08/06/2017 Kansas City Royals recalled Jake Junis from Omaha Storm Chasers.
07/25/2017 Kansas City Royals optioned RHP Jake Junis to Omaha Storm Chasers.
07/22/2017 Kansas City Royals recalled Jake Junis from Omaha Storm Chasers.
06/30/2017 Kansas City Royals optioned RHP Jake Junis to Omaha Storm Chasers.
06/06/2017 Kansas City Royals recalled Jake Junis from Omaha Storm Chasers.
05/22/2017 Kansas City Royals optioned RHP Jake Junis to Omaha Storm Chasers.
05/21/2017 Kansas City Royals recalled Jake Junis from Omaha Storm Chasers.
05/10/2017 Kansas City Royals optioned RHP Jake Junis to Omaha Storm Chasers.
05/09/2017 Kansas City Royals recalled Jake Junis from Omaha Storm Chasers.
04/17/2017 Kansas City Royals optioned RHP Jake Junis to Omaha Storm Chasers.
04/12/2017 Kansas City Royals recalled Jake Junis from Omaha Storm Chasers.
03/13/2017 Kansas City Royals optioned RHP Jake Junis to Omaha Storm Chasers.
11/18/2016 Kansas City Royals selected the contract of Jake Junis from Omaha Storm Chasers.
08/08/2016 RHP Jake Junis assigned to Omaha Storm Chasers from Northwest Arkansas Naturals.
04/06/2016 RHP Jake Junis assigned to Northwest Arkansas Naturals from Wilmington Blue Rocks.
06/24/2015 RHP Jake Junis assigned to Wilmington Blue Rocks from Northwest Arkansas Naturals.
06/22/2015 RHP Jake Junis assigned to Northwest Arkansas Naturals from Wilmington Blue Rocks.
04/09/2015 RHP Jake Junis assigned to Wilmington Blue Rocks from Idaho Falls Chukars.
04/07/2015 RHP Jake Junis assigned to Idaho Falls Chukars from Lexington Legends.
04/01/2014 RHP Jake Junis assigned to Lexington Legends from Idaho Falls Chukars.
06/16/2013 RHP Jake Junis assigned to Idaho Falls Chukars from Burlington Royals.
06/13/2012 Jake Junis assigned to Burlington Royals.
08/15/2011 Kansas City Royals signed RHP Jake Junis.