Jeff Samardzija
Jeffrey Alan Samardzija
(Shark)
 
Born: January 23, 1985 in Merrillville, IN
29 years old
Bats: R Throws: R Ht: 6'5" Wt: 225
(legend)
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Notes:
- Drafted by the Chicago Cubs in 2006 - (Round 5)
- High School: Valparaiso (Valparaiso, IN)
- College/Univ: University of Notre Dame (2004-2006)
- Hall of Fame Chance: 0% (using Bill James' "Favorite Toy")

Overall

Multi-Team Years
   
Wins Above Replacement
 
Win Shares
 
Win Shares Above Bench
Yr
Tm
Lg
CHN
NL
23.4
RP
1
27.7
 
0.5
0.0
-0.0
0.5
-0.0
2.7
0.0
0.0
2.7
1.2
-0.0
0.0
1.2
CHN
NL
24.4
SW
6
34.7
 
-0.4
0.2
0.0
-0.6
0.0
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
-1.3
0.1
0.0
-1.5
CHN
NL
25.4
SP
7
19.3
 
-0.7
0.1
0.0
-0.8
0.0
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.2
0.0
-0.6
CHN
NL
26.4
RP
4
88.0
 
1.1
-0.0
0.0
1.1
0.0
7.5
0.0
0.0
7.5
2.2
-0.0
0.0
2.2
CHN
NL
27.4
SP
61
174.7
 
1.8
-0.1
0.0
1.8
0.0
9.0
0.0
0.0
9.0
4.1
-0.1
0.0
4.1
CHN
NL
28.4
SP
73
213.7
 
0.9
-0.1
-0.0
1.0
0.0
7.2
0.0
0.0
7.2
1.3
-0.1
0.0
1.3
CHN
NL
29.4
SP
38
108.0
 
2.2
0.1
-0.0
2.1
0.0
6.2
0.0
0.0
6.2
3.0
-0.0
0.0
3.1
OAK
AL
29.4
SP
-
22.0
 
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
1.2
0.0
0.0
1.2
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.5
7
2
SP
190
688.0
 
5.7
0.2
0.0
5.5
0.0
34.1
0.3
0.0
33.8
10.5
0.1
0.0
10.3
162 Game Average
44
158.6
 
1.3
0.0
0.0
1.3
0.0
 
7.9
0.1
0.0
7.8
 
2.4
0.0
0.0
2.4
2014 Pace
62
211.7
 
4.0
0.1
-0.0
3.9
0.0
 
12.1
0.0
0.0
12.1
 
5.8
-0.1
0.0
5.9
2014 Pace (Full-Time)
63
215.3
 
4.0
0.1
-0.0
4.0
0.0
 
12.3
0.0
0.0
12.3
 
5.9
-0.1
0.0
6.0
 
   
Wins Above Replacement
 
Win Shares
 
Win Shares Above Bench
Yr Tm    
7
P
190
666.0
 
5.4
0.2
0.0
5.3
0.0
32.9
0.3
0.0
32.6
9.9
0.1
0.0
9.8
1
P
-
22.0
 
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
1.2
0.0
0.0
1.2
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.5
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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James