Jake Diekman

Jake Diekman #41

  • P
  • B/T: L/L
  • 6' 4"/200
  • Age: 30

Jake Diekman Spring Training Career Stats
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W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
1-2 4.79 41.1 50 1.23

Jake Diekman 2016 Stats

W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
4-2 3.40 53.0 59 1.17

Jake Diekman MLB Career Stats

W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
13-13 3.59 248.0 304 1.38

Jake Diekman Bio

  • Full Name: Jacob Tanner Diekman
  • Pronunciation: DEEK-man
  • Born: 1/21/1987 in Wymore, NE
  • Draft: 2007, Philadelphia Phillies, 30th rd. (923rd overall)
  • College: Cloud County Community College
  • Debut: 5/15/2012
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Year W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
Spring Training Career Stats
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1 2 4.79 39 0 1 41.1 50 1.23
2016 Stats 4 2 3.40 66 0 4 53.0 59 1.17
MLB Career Stats 13 13 3.59 283 0 4 248.0 304 1.38
  • Status: Disabled 60-Day

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Jake Diekman Advanced Stats

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Jake Diekman Statcast Events

Fantasy

Jake Diekman 2017 Projections

Duration W L ERA G GS CG SHO SV SVO IP H R ER HR HB BB IBB SO WHIP
Rest of Season
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1 1 3.60 25 0 0 0 0 0 25.0 22 11 10 2 1 12 0 27 1.36
Cumulative
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1 1 3.60 25 0 0 0 0 0 25.0 22 11 10 2 1 12 0 27 1.36
Duration W L ERA G GS CG SHO SV SVO IP H R ER HR HB BB IBB SO WHIP
Rest of Season
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1 1 3.60 25 0 0 0 0 0 25.0 22 11 10 2 1 12 0 27 1.36
Cumulative
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1 1 3.60 25 0 0 0 0 0 25.0 22 11 10 2 1 12 0 27 1.36

Jake Diekman News

Jake Diekman Fantasy News

February 14, 2017 at 6:33 PM ET

Diekman arrives to Spring Traininig

On reporting day for Rangers pitchers and catchers, reliever Jake Diekman was easily the happiest guy in camp now that he is almost three weeks removed from stomach surgery.

January 18, 2017 at 12:07 PM ET

Diekman to miss at least half of 2017 season

The Rangers will be without left-handed reliever Jake Diekman for at least the first half of the 2017 season while he recovers from upcoming stomach surgery.

Awards

Jake Diekman Awards

AFL All-Prospect Team

Year Team League
2011 Scottsdale AFL

AFL Rising Stars

Year Team League
2011 Scottsdale AFL

Jake Diekman Leaderboards

Games

Season G Rank
2014 73 9th in NL
2016 66 16th in AL

Holds

Season HLD Rank
2014 18 19th in NL
2016 26 4th in AL

Jake Diekman Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
February 14, 2017 Texas Rangers placed LHP Jake Diekman on the 60-day disabled list. Colon surgery.
July 22, 2016 Texas Rangers activated LHP Jake Diekman from the 15-day disabled list.
July 15, 2016 Texas Rangers placed LHP Jake Diekman on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to July 6, 2016. Lacerated left index finger.
July 31, 2015 Philadelphia Phillies traded LHP Cole Hamels, LHP Jake Diekman and cash to Texas Rangers for Matt Harrison, C Jorge Alfaro, RHP Jerad Eickhoff, OF Nick Williams, RHP Alec Asher and RHP Jake Thompson.
June 18, 2015 Philadelphia Phillies recalled LHP Jake Diekman from Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
June 5, 2015 Philadelphia Phillies optioned LHP Jake Diekman to Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
June 13, 2013 Philadelphia Phillies recalled Jake Diekman from Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
March 17, 2013 Philadelphia Phillies optioned Jake Diekman to Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
September 2, 2012 Philadelphia Phillies recalled Jake Diekman from Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
August 1, 2012 Philadelphia Phillies optioned Jake Diekman to Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
May 11, 2012 Philadelphia Phillies recalled Jake Diekman from Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
March 27, 2012 Philadelphia Phillies optioned Jake Diekman to Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
November 18, 2011 Philadelphia Phillies selected the contract of Jake Diekman from Reading Phillies.
April 2, 2011 Jake Diekman assigned to Reading Phillies from Clearwater Threshers.
June 24, 2010 Jake Diekman assigned to Clearwater Threshers from Lakewood BlueClaws.
June 19, 2009 Jake Diekman assigned to Lakewood BlueClaws from Phillies Extended Spring Training.
June 17, 2009 Jake Diekman assigned to Phillies Extended Spring Training from Williamsport Crosscutters.
June 15, 2009 Jake Diekman assigned to Williamsport Crosscutters from Lakewood BlueClaws.

Jacob Tanner Diekman Bio Info

Jacob Tanner Diekman…pitched two seasons at Cloud County Community College in Corcordia, Kansas, graduating in 2007 with an associate's degree in business administration… played baseball, basketball and golf at Wymore (NE) Southern High School (graduated 2005)…hobbies: golf, working out and listening to music. 

2016

Was 4-2 with 3.40 ERA (20 ER/53.0 IP) over 66 relief appearances in his 1st full season with the Rangers…earned the 1st 4 saves of his major league career, converting 4 of 5 chances…ranked among the A.L. relief leaders in holds (T4th, 26) and opponent avg. (9th, .189)…his 26 holds were 3rdmost in club history to 27 by Mike Adams in 2012 and Tanner Scheppers in 2013…posted career-lows in WHIP (1.170), opponent avg., OBP (.294), and OPS (.594).

2015

Combined to go 2-1 with a 4.01 ERA (26 ER/58.1 IP) over 67 relief appearances with the Phillies and Rangers…had 16 holds and permitted 11 of 35 inherited runners to score (31.4%)… opposition batted .235, career high .266 by LHB and career low .212 by RHB…entered 2015 with a career .189 opponents AVG vs. LHB…posted a 3.15 ERA while pitching in his home park and a 5.25 mark on the road…has the fourth-most strikeouts (169) of any left-handed reliever over the past two seasons

2014

Made his 1st Opening Day roster and spent his 1st full season in the majors... Among NL relievers, finished 3rd in SO (100), 4th in SO/9.0 IP (12.68), T-6th in innings (71.0) and T-9th in games (73)... Set career highs in wins (5), games, innings and SO... His 100 SO were the most by a Phillies reliever since Al Holland also recorded 100 SO in 1983 (91.2 IP)... Had a career-best 10.2-inning scoreless streak (8 G, 5/2-20)... Pitched a scoreless 7th inning (2 SO) in the Phillies combined no-hitter, 9/1 at ATL... 21 of his final 25 appearances were scoreless (2.38 ERA, 6 ER, 22.2 IP)... Pitched at least 2.0 innings in 7 games and posted a 1.29 ERA (2 ER, 14.0 IP) in those games... The Phillies went 39-34 (.534) in games he appeared in

2013

Began the season with Lehigh Valley (AAA)... Was recalled on 6/14 and spent the rest of the season with the Phillies... Struck out a career-high 5 batters (in order), 7/3 at PIT (1.2 IP)... Appeared in both games of a doubleheader on 7/13 vs CWS (1.1 IP, 2 H, BB, SO)... Had a career-best 10.0-inning scoreless streak (10 G), 8/11-9/1... Recorded 6 consecutive SO over 3 appearances, 9/4-12... Posted a 0.52 ERA (1 ER, 17.1 IP) in his final 19 ML games and finished the season with an active 6.1-inning scoreless streak... Held LHH to a .073 AVG (3-41) over his final 28 games... Did not allow an XBH over his final 26 games... Allowed 6 ER in 29.2 IP (1.82 ERA) with a .190 opponent's AVG (20-105) over his final 34 games after allowing 5 ER in 8.2 IP (5.19 ERA), .350 opponent's AVG (14-40) over his 1st 11 appearances

2012 Began the season with Lehigh Valley (AAA)...Named Phillies Minor League Pitcher of the Week, 4/30-5/6 (1-0, 2 SV, 0.00 ERA, 3.1 IP)...Went 1-0, 5 SV, 6 SVO, 0.59 ERA (1 ER, 15.1 IP), 3 BB, 22 SO in his first 13 appearances, 4/5-5/9...Held opponents to a .196 AVG (19-97) and .185 (5-27) with RISP...Recalled on 5/11...Made his ML debut on 5/15 vs HOU (1.1 IP) and earned the win in Phillies' 4-3 walk-off victory in 10 innings...Was the 1st Phillies reliever to earn his 1st ML win in his debut since 5/17/09 (Sergio Escalona at WSH)...Had a career-high 4 SO in 1.2 IP, 5/22 vs WSH...Averaged 11.52 SO/9.0 IP (35 SO/27.1 IP) with the Phillies...Held LHH to a .200 AVG (9-45) with 18 SO...Posted a 3.60 ERA (6 ER, 15.0 IP) in his first 17 games and a 4.38 ERA (6 ER, 12.1 IP) over his final 15 games ...Optioned to Lehigh Valley on 7/31...Allowed runs in only 2 of his last 12 appearances in the minors, 8/1-29...Recalled for the 2nd time on 9/3 and posted a 1.50 ERA (1 ER, 6.0 IP) over his final 9 games. 2011 Spent the season with Reading (AA) where he finished T-4th in the Eastern League in appearances (53). ... Averaged 11.49 SO/9.0 IP (83 SO/65.0 IP). ... Held opponents to a .199 AVG (47-236); LHH hit .099 (9-91) against him and RHH hit .262 (38-145). ... Went 3-for-3 in save opportunities; had two 2.0-inning saves: 7/10 vs Trenton and 7/22 vs Binghamton. ... Posted an ERA lower than 1.80 in June (1.46, 12.1 IP), July (1.59, 17.0 IP) and August (1.76, 15.1 IP). ... Had a season-best 11.2-inning scoreless streak (9 G), 7/22-8/13. ... Posted a 1.95 ERA (6 ER, 27.2 IP) over his final 21 games of the season; had a 3.86 ERA over his first 32 appearances. ... Pitched at least 2.0 innings in 13 of his 53 appearances. ... Played for Scottsdale in the Arizona Fall League where he was named to the AFL Top Prospects Team. ... Had a 0.79 ERA (1 ER, 11.1 IP) with 14 SO in 11 AFL relief appearances. 2010 Began season with Lakewood (A), where 18 of his 21 relief appearances were scoreless ... Promoted to Clearwater (A), 6/24 ... Held opponents to a .187 AVG (38-203) combined between Lakewood and Clearwater ... Played for Mesa in Arizona Fall League ... Participated in Florida Instructional League 2009 Began the season with Lakewood ... Transferred to Williamsport (A) on 6/15, but did not pitch ... Transferred back to Lakewood, 6/19 ... Was 1-0, 7.09 ERA (21 ER, 26.2 IP) in first 11 appearances and 1-0, 1.24 ERA (4 ER, 29.0 IP) with a .176 opponentfs avg in final 21 appearances ... Participated in FIL 2008 Began the season with Lakewood ... Transferred to Williamsport on 7/22 where he finished the season ... Participated in FIL 2007 Began his pro career with the Gulf Coast League Phillies (R) ... Made 3 scoreless appearances to open the season (9.0 IP), including a win in his pro debut, 6/22 vs Indians ... Transferred to Williamsport on 8/24 where he finished the season