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29 Jeff Samardzija SP

Oakland Athletics

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
97%83%
Key Stats
IPW-LSVERAKsBB
205.26-1202.9819043
Pitching Summary
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVSVOINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2014OAK6122.9831312000205.21788068181843190

Player Updates

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Jeff Samardzija strikes out 10 in gem vs. Rangers
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

Athletics pitcher Jeff Samardzija didn't factor into the decision Wednesday despite giving up just four hits in eight scoreless innings while striking out 10 and walking none in his team's 6-1 defeat against the Rangers.

Samardzija matched his season high for strikeouts in the gem, and he's now delivered 15 innings of scoreless baseball over his last two starts. However, the bullpen blew his lead in the ninth inning to keep him at 6-12. Despite his record, he's been excellent this season, posting a 2.98 ERA, 1.07 WHIP and 190:43 K:BB ratio in 205 2/3 innings. Samardzija is slated to face the Angels Monday.

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Athletics reorganize starting rotation
by Scott White | Senior Fantasy Writer

To better align their starting rotation for the end of the season, the Athletics have decided to push Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel back a day and move Scott Kazmir and Sonny Gray up a day. Kazmir will now start the first game of a three-game series against the Rangers Tuesday, followed by Samardzija and Gray. Hammel will start the first game of a three-game series against the Phillies Friday, followed by Jon Lester.

The move allows the Athletics to start Gray on the final day of the regular season rather than Hammel.

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Jeff Samardzija can't win despite scoreless start
by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

Athletics pitcher Jeff Samardzija picked up a no-decision Wednesday against the White Sox.

Samardzija allowed six hits over seven scoreless innings. He struck out six and walked two during the outing. Samardzija nearly got himself in trouble during the first inning. A leadoff single was erased by a double play. Samardzija then gave up a double to Jose Abreu, but got through the inning without giving up a run. Another leadoff single was erased by a double play to start the third inning. Samardzija also put two men on in each the fifth and sixth inning, but worked out of trouble. 

The White Sox mounted a comeback in the bottom of the eighth, sticking Samardzija with the no-decision. He'll take on the Rangers in his next start. 

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Jeff Samardzija hit hard in loss No. 12
by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

Athletics pitcher Jeff Samardzija fell short of a quality start Friday against the Astros.

Samardzija gave up four runs on six hits over seven innings. He struck out nine and did not issue any walks during the outing. Home runs wound up being an issue for Samardzija. A solo home run to Jon Singleton started the scoring in the third inning. Chris Carter would add a run-scoring single in the fourth inning. With a man on in the sixth inning, Carter also blasted a two-run homer to left centeroff Samardzija.

With the loss, Samardzija dropped to 6-12 overall. He'll take on the White Sox in his next start.

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Jeff Samardzija Ks nine, goes the distance in losing effort
by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

Athletics pitcher Jeff Samardzija was credited with a complete game but was pegged with a tough-luck loss Saturday against the Angels, dropping to 6-11 on the year. The right-hander permitted two runs -- one earned -- on four hits and no walks while striking out nine in eight innings of a 2-0 defeat.

Samardzija has allowed two earned runs or fewer in back-to-back starts. He owns a 3.14 ERA and a 1.11 WHIP over 28 starts (183 2/3 innings). His next start will come Saturday at home against Houston.

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CBSSports.com Player Ranking
Position Current Last Week Rating
Starting Pitchers 53 65 46.39
Situational Stats
SituationIPWLERASVBBSO
vs L.A. Angels 8.001 1.13009
vs LHB 96.000 2.6302393
vs RHB 109.200 3.2802097
Last 7 Games
  OPP W L SV IP H ER BB Ks
8/14@KC0106.18305
8/20NYM0103.27723
8/25@HOU1008.062110
8/30@LAA0108.04109
9/5HOU0107.06409
9/10@CHW0007.06026
9/17TEX0008.040010
Two Week Schedule
SEPTEMBER
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
14
@Sea
W4-0
15
16
Tex
L3-6
17
Tex
L1-6
18
Tex
L2-7
19
Phi
W3-1
20
Phi
L0-3
21
Phi
W8-6
22
LAA
10:05 pm
Tickets
23
LAA
10:05 pm
Tickets
24
LAA
3:35 pm
Tickets
25
@Tex
8:05 pm
Tickets
26
@Tex
8:05 pm
Tickets
27
@Tex
8:05 pm
Tickets
= probable start
Fantasy Points by Week
30

18

13

16

-1

49

2

19

13

27

1

15

15

27

15

10

31

11

36

8

-8

51

10

19

28


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Fantasy Points by Week.   ( Actual    AccuScore Projections)   Note: Points are rounded down.
Pitching Stats
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVSVOINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2008CHC10 2.282600014 27.224127011525
2009CHC13 7.532020000 34.2462929711521
2010CHC22 8.38730000 19.121221842209
2011CHC84 2.977500002 88.0643529555087
2012CHC913 3.8128281000 174.2157797420456180
2013CHC813 4.3433332100 213.221010910325878214
2014CHC-OAK612 2.9831312000 205.21788068181043190
Total 3547 3.87220975116 763.27003663287931277726
Batting Stats
YearTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2008CHC26100000100 .000 .000 .000
2009CHC20511110100 .200 .800 .200
2010CHC7401012200 .500 .250 .250
2011CHC75400000300 .000 .000 .000
2012CHC3150050331600 .167 .100 .100
2013CHC3362471213100 .127 .194 .113
2014CHC-OAK3134360301000 .167 .265 .176
Total 22316082021066400 .160 .194 .125
Fielding Stats
YearTeamPosnGGSTCPOAEDPFLD%
2008CHCP260734001.000
2009CHCP20294410 .889
2010CHCP73321001.000
2011CHCP7501521211 .933
2012CHCP282840132521 .950
2013CHCP333342231632 .929
2014CHC-OAKP313141182032 .927
Total  220971576582106 .936
More Pitching Stats
YearTeamIBBGOAOGO/AOSBCSPKBKWPAVGPAMB9SLGRPF
2008CHC23029 1.0351102 .226124 13.0 .2743
2009CHC14434 1.3831002 .329161 16.1 .5860
2010CHC11830 0.6741001 .269100 20.0 .5000
2011CHC37896 0.85162008 .200380 12.2 .2972
2012CHC2171155 1.171550010 .240723 11.2 .3960
2013CHC3229175 1.411570011 .255914 12.5 .4110
2014CHC-OAK3236169 1.511862010 .233827 10.1 .3640
Total 15806688 1.2576233044 .2433229 11.9 .3885
Postseason Pitching Stats
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVSVOINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2008CHC00 9.00100000 1.02110000
Total 00 9.00100000 1.02110000
Minor League Pitching Stats
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2006 A-Peoria01 3.2722000 11.06541064
2006 A-Boise11 2.3755000 19.0185515613
2007 AA-Tennessee33 3.4166000 34.133151381920
2007 A-Daytona38 4.952420100107.11426959813545
2008 AA-Tennessee35 4.861615000 76.0714341624244
2008AAA-Iowa41 3.1366100 37.1321313511640
2009AAA-Iowa66 4.351817100 89.09846431232771
2010AAA-Iowa Cubs113 4.383515000111.08662549267102
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Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-5/225
Birthdate:
1/23/1985
Age:
29
Hometown:
Merrillville, IN
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Team:
Oakland Athletics
College:
Notre Dame
MLB Experience:
7
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