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Junichi Tazawa
Junichi Tazawa #25
Tazawa relies on 4 pitches. Four Seamer (58.5%), Curve (23.1%), Forkball (16.5%), Slider (1.8%),

HT
5' 11"
WT
200
AGE
32
POS
P
BAT
R
THROW
R
BORN
Jun 6, 1986 
FROM
Yokohama, Japan 
DEBUT
Aug 7, 2009  
DRAFTED
 
ACTIVE
YES

Stats

W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2018 1 1 9.00 22 0 0 20.0 24 2.05
9 Seasons 21 26 4.16 379 4 4 387.1 370 1.32
G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
2018 22 1-1 9.00 20.0 24 2.05
9 Seasons 379 21-26 4.16 387.1 370 1.32

Standard MLB Pitching Statistics

SeasonTmLGWLERAGGSSVIPHRERHRBBSOWHIP
2009 BOS AL 2 3 7.46 6 4 0 25.1 43 23 21 4 9 13 2.05
2011 BOS AL 0 0 6.00 3 0 0 3.0 3 2 2 1 1 4 1.33
2012 BOS AL 1 1 1.43 37 0 1 44.0 37 7 7 1 5 45 0.95
2013 BOS AL 5 4 3.16 71 0 0 68.1 70 25 24 9 12 72 1.20
2014 BOS AL 4 3 2.86 71 0 0 63.0 58 23 20 5 17 64 1.19
2015 BOS AL 2 7 4.14 61 0 3 58.2 65 28 27 5 13 56 1.33
2016 BOS AL 3 2 4.17 53 0 0 49.2 47 23 23 9 14 54 1.23
2017 MIA NL 3 5 5.69 55 0 0 55.1 55 35 35 8 22 38 1.39
2018 MIA NL 1 1 9.00 22 0 0 20.0 28 21 20 6 13 24 2.05
*: 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 954 154 12 6.8 88.5 15.3 .242 .419 .301 .323 36.2
2016 838 123 11 7.9 89.9 16.5 .241 .435 .314 .311 39.6
2017 962 161 7 4.0 87.5 14.8 .253 .413 .323 .324 34.1
2018 381 59 7 11.3 92.9 23.7 .307 .605 .413 .432 51.6
ALL 3135 497 37 6.7 89.0 16.4 .253 .443 .325 .334 38.1
MLB 6.1 87.3 10.8 .248 .408 .317 .317 34.1

Rankings



Transactions

Team Date Transaction
06/18/2018 RHP Junichi Tazawa assigned to Toledo Mud Hens.
06/03/2018 Detroit Tigers signed free agent RHP Junichi Tazawa to a minor league contract.
05/21/2018 Miami Marlins released RHP Junichi Tazawa.
05/18/2018 Miami Marlins designated RHP Junichi Tazawa for assignment.
06/22/2017 Miami Marlins activated RHP Junichi Tazawa from the 10-day disabled list.
06/20/2017 Miami Marlins sent RHP Junichi Tazawa on a rehab assignment to New Orleans Baby Cakes.
06/13/2017 Miami Marlins sent RHP Junichi Tazawa on a rehab assignment to Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp.
06/09/2017 Miami Marlins sent RHP Junichi Tazawa on a rehab assignment to Jupiter Hammerheads.
05/17/2017 Miami Marlins placed RHP Junichi Tazawa on the 10-day disabled list retroactive to May 16, 2017. Rib cartelige inflammation.
12/16/2016 Miami Marlins signed free agent RHP Junichi Tazawa.
11/03/2016 RHP Junichi Tazawa elected free agency.
10/12/2016 Boston Red Sox activated RHP Junichi Tazawa.
10/06/2016 Boston Red Sox reassigned RHP Junichi Tazawa to the minor leagues.
07/22/2016 Boston Red Sox activated RHP Junichi Tazawa from the 15-day disabled list.
07/14/2016 Boston Red Sox placed RHP Junichi Tazawa on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to July 4, 2016. Right shoulder impingement.
08/25/2012 Boston Red Sox recalled RHP Junichi Tazawa from Pawtucket Red Sox.
08/24/2012 Boston Red Sox optioned RHP Junichi Tazawa to Pawtucket Red Sox.
07/15/2012 Boston Red Sox recalled Junichi Tazawa from Pawtucket Red Sox.
05/01/2012 Boston Red Sox optioned Junichi Tazawa to Pawtucket Red Sox.
04/18/2012 Boston Red Sox recalled Junichi Tazawa from Pawtucket Red Sox.
03/23/2012 Boston Red Sox optioned Junichi Tazawa to Pawtucket Red Sox.
09/13/2011 Boston Red Sox recalled Junichi Tazawa from Pawtucket Red Sox.
08/08/2011 Junichi Tazawa assigned to Pawtucket Red Sox from Portland Sea Dogs.
06/27/2011 Boston Red Sox optioned Junichi Tazawa to Portland Sea Dogs.
05/16/2011 sent RHP Junichi Tazawa on a rehab assignment to Salem Red Sox.
03/26/2011 Junichi Tazawa roster status changed by Boston Red Sox.
11/08/2010 Boston Red Sox activated RHP Junichi Tazawa from the 60-day disabled list.
04/03/2010 Boston Red Sox placed RHP Junichi Tazawa on the 60-day disabled list. Sprained right elbow ligament.
11/13/2009 Boston Red Sox activated RHP Junichi Tazawa from the 60-day disabled list.
09/21/2009 Boston Red Sox placed RHP Junichi Tazawa on the 60-day disabled list. mild left groin strain
09/01/2009 Boston Red Sox recalled Junichi Tazawa from GCL Red Sox.
08/29/2009 Boston Red Sox optioned Junichi Tazawa to GCL Red Sox.
08/07/2009 Boston Red Sox recalled Junichi Tazawa from Pawtucket Red Sox.
07/26/2009 Junichi Tazawa assigned to Pawtucket Red Sox from Portland Sea Dogs.
07/01/2009 Junichi Tazawa roster status changed by Portland Sea Dogs.
06/20/2009 Portland Sea Dogs placed RHP Junichi Tazawa on the 7-day disabled list. calf strain