James McDonald

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  • B/T: L/R
  • 6' 5"/205

James McDonald MLB Career Stats

W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
32-30 4.20 512.1 442 1.40

James McDonald Bio

  • Full Name: James Zell McDonald
  • Born: 10/19/1984 in Long Beach, CA
  • Draft: 2002, Los Angeles Dodgers, 11th rd. (331st overall)
  • College: Golden West CC, CA
  • Debut: September 17, 2008
  • Relationship(s): cousin of Donzell McDonald, cousin of Darnell McDonald
Year W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
MLB Career Stats 32 30 4.20 131 82 0 512.1 442 1.40

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James McDonald Advanced Stats

Awards

James McDonald Awards

Baseball America Minor League All-Star

Year Team League
2007 Jacksonville SOU

Baseball America Double-A All-Star

Year Team League
2008 Jacksonville SOU

PCL Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
06/15/2009 Albuquerque PCL

SOU Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
05/12/2008 Jacksonville SOU

SOU Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2008 Jacksonville SOU

CAL Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2007 Inland Empire CAL

SAL Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
09/04/2006 Columbus SAL

James McDonald Leaderboards

Batting Average Against

Season AVG Rank
2012 .233 7th in NL

Complete Games

Season CG Rank
2012 1 17th in NL

Strikeout/Walk Ratio

Season K/BB Rank
2011 1.82 9th in NL
2012 2.19 11th in NL

Bases on Balls

Season BB Rank
2011 78 6th in NL
2012 69 11th in NL

Home Runs

Season HR Rank
2011 24 8th in NL
2012 21 22nd in NL

James McDonald Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
October 29, 2014 RHP James McDonald elected free agency.
March 30, 2014 Chicago Cubs placed RHP James McDonald on the 60-day disabled list retroactive to February 13, 2014. Right shoulder inflammation
February 13, 2014 Chicago Cubs signed free agent RHP James McDonald.
September 13, 2013 RHP James McDonald elected free agency.
September 12, 2013 Pittsburgh Pirates sent James McDonald outright to Indianapolis Indians.
September 7, 2013 Pittsburgh Pirates designated James McDonald for assignment.
September 4, 2013 Pittsburgh Pirates sent RHP James McDonald on a rehab assignment to Indianapolis Indians.
September 1, 2013 Pittsburgh Pirates sent RHP James McDonald on a rehab assignment to Bradenton Marauders.
August 19, 2013 Pittsburgh Pirates sent RHP James McDonald on a rehab assignment to GCL Pirates.
July 12, 2013 Pittsburgh Pirates transferred RHP James McDonald from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list. Discomfort in right shoulder.
June 6, 2013 Pittsburgh Pirates sent RHP James McDonald on a rehab assignment to Indianapolis Indians.
May 27, 2013 Pittsburgh Pirates sent RHP James McDonald on a rehab assignment to Altoona Curve.
May 7, 2013 Pittsburgh Pirates placed RHP James McDonald on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to May 1, 2013. Discomfort in right shoulder.
August 2, 2010 Pittsburgh Pirates activated RHP James McDonald.
July 31, 2010 Pittsburgh Pirates Traded RHP Octavio Dotel to Los Angeles Dodgers; Los Angeles Dodgers Traded RHP James McDonald to Pittsburgh Pirates and Chattanooga Lookouts Traded LF Andrew Lambo to Altoona Curve.
July 19, 2010 Los Angeles Dodgers recalled James McDonald from Albuquerque Isotopes.
June 28, 2010 James McDonald roster status changed by Albuquerque Isotopes.
June 22, 2010 Albuquerque Isotopes sent RHP James McDonald on a rehab assignment to AZL Dodgers.
May 27, 2010 Albuquerque Isotopes placed RHP James McDonald on the 7-day disabled list. strained right hamstring
April 29, 2010 Albuquerque Isotopes activated RHP James McDonald from the 7-day disabled list.
April 19, 2010 Albuquerque Isotopes placed RHP James McDonald on the 7-day disabled list. broken fingernail on right hand
March 20, 2010 Los Angeles Dodgers optioned RHP James McDonald to Albuquerque Isotopes.
October 26, 2009 James McDonald roster status changed by Los Angeles Dodgers.
October 7, 2009 Los Angeles Dodgers reassigned RHP James McDonald to the minor leagues.
June 20, 2009 Los Angeles Dodgers recalled RHP James McDonald from Albuquerque Isotopes.
May 15, 2009 Los Angeles Dodgers optioned James McDonald to Albuquerque Isotopes.