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James Paxton
James Paxton #65
Paxton relies on 4 pitches. Four Seamer (63.9%), Curve (21.2%), Cutter (14.4%), Changeup (0.6%),

HT
6' 4"
WT
235
AGE
29
POS
P
BAT
L
THROW
L
BORN
Nov 6, 1988 
FROM
Ladner, BC Canada 
DEBUT
Sep 7, 2013  
DRAFTED
2010 
ACTIVE
YES

Stats

W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2018 6 1 3.53 15 15 0 91.2 115 1.07
6 Seasons 36 21 3.33 89 89 0 513.2 524 1.19
G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
2018 15 6-1 3.53 91.2 115 1.07
6 Seasons 89 36-21 3.33 513.2 524 1.19

Standard MLB Pitching Statistics

SeasonTmLGWLERAGGSSVIPHRERHRBBSOWHIP
2013 SEA AL 3 0 1.50 4 4 0 24.0 15 5 4 2 7 21 0.92
2014 SEA AL 6 4 3.04 13 13 0 74.0 60 29 25 3 29 59 1.20
2015 SEA AL 3 4 3.90 13 13 0 67.0 67 34 29 8 29 56 1.43
2016 SEA AL 6 7 3.79 20 20 0 121.0 134 62 51 9 24 117 1.31
2017 SEA AL 12 5 2.98 24 24 0 136.0 113 47 45 9 37 156 1.10
2018 SEA AL 6 1 3.53 15 15 0 91.2 72 36 36 10 26 115 1.07
*: 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 XWOBA WOBA Hard Hit %
2015 1111 185 15 7.1 89.4 8.0 .251 .419 .325 .309 37.3
2016 1950 341 15 4.1 90.1 8.6 .246 .365 .282 .306 40.9
2017 2268 319 10 2.8 86.9 12.3 .216 .313 .263 .263 31.5
2018 1508 203 19 8.4 89.5 15.9 .230 .402 .301 .271 42.7
ALL 6837 1048 59 5.1 88.9 11.0 .234 .365 .287 .285 37.7
MLB 6.1 87.3 10.8 .248 .408 .317 .317 34.1

Rankings



Transactions

Team Date Transaction
09/15/2017 Seattle Mariners activated LHP James Paxton from the 10-day disabled list.
08/11/2017 Seattle Mariners placed LHP James Paxton on the 10-day disabled list. Strained left pectoral muscle.
05/31/2017 Seattle Mariners activated LHP James Paxton from the 10-day disabled list.
05/26/2017 Seattle Mariners sent LHP James Paxton on a rehab assignment to Arkansas Travelers.
05/05/2017 Seattle Mariners placed LHP James Paxton on the 10-day disabled list retroactive to May 3, 2017. Left forearm strain.
08/25/2016 Seattle Mariners activated LHP James Paxton from the 15-day disabled list.
08/20/2016 Seattle Mariners sent LHP James Paxton on a rehab assignment to Tacoma Rainiers.
08/16/2016 Seattle Mariners placed LHP James Paxton on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to August 8, 2016. Left elbow contusion.
06/01/2016 Seattle Mariners recalled LHP James Paxton from Tacoma Rainiers.
03/28/2016 Seattle Mariners optioned LHP James Paxton to Tacoma Rainiers.
09/13/2015 James Paxton roster status changed by Seattle Mariners.
09/01/2015 LHP James Paxton assigned to Peoria Javelinas.
08/23/2015 Seattle Mariners sent LHP James Paxton on a rehab assignment to Tacoma Rainiers.
05/29/2015 Seattle Mariners placed LHP James Paxton on the 15-day disabled list. Strained tendon in left middle finger.
09/02/2014 Seattle Mariners recalled LHP James Paxton from Tacoma Rainiers.
08/27/2014 Seattle Mariners optioned LHP James Paxton to Tacoma Rainiers.
08/02/2014 James Paxton roster status changed by Seattle Mariners.
07/22/2014 Seattle Mariners sent LHP James Paxton on a rehab assignment to Tacoma Rainiers.
07/17/2014 Seattle Mariners sent LHP James Paxton on a rehab assignment to Everett AquaSox.
06/09/2014 Seattle Mariners transferred LHP James Paxton from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list. Left Latissimus dorsi muscle strain
05/23/2014 Seattle Mariners sent LHP James Paxton on a rehab assignment to Tacoma Rainiers.
04/09/2014 Seattle Mariners placed LHP James Paxton on the 15-day disabled list. Left Latissimus dorsi muscle strain
09/03/2013 Seattle Mariners selected the contract of LHP James Paxton from Tacoma Rainiers.
04/03/2013 James Paxton assigned to Tacoma Rainiers from Jackson Generals.
01/11/2013 Seattle Mariners invited non-roster LHP James Paxton to spring training.
07/03/2012 James Paxton roster status changed by Jackson Generals.
05/29/2012 Jackson Generals placed LHP James Paxton on the 7-day disabled list.
01/26/2012 Seattle Mariners invited non-roster LHP James Paxton to spring training.
09/09/2011 Jackson Generals activated LHP James Paxton from the temporarily inactive list.
08/18/2011 Jackson Generals placed LHP James Paxton on the temporarily inactive list.
07/01/2011 LHP James Paxton assigned to Jackson Generals from Clinton LumberKings.
04/27/2011 James Paxton assigned to Clinton LumberKings from AZL Mariners.
03/12/2011 James Paxton assigned to AZL Mariners.
03/04/2011 Seattle Mariners signed LHP James Paxton.