Jake Odorizzi

Jake Odorizzi #23

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  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 2"/190
  • Age: 25


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Pitches: Strikes, Balls


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Jake Odorizzi Stats

9-9 3.35 169.1 150 1.15

Jake Odorizzi MLB Career Stats

20-24 3.77 374.1 350 1.22

Jake Odorizzi Bio

  • Full Name: Jacob Todd Odorizzi
  • Pronunciation: oh-doh-RIZZ-ee
  • Born: 3/27/1990 in Breese, IL
  • Draft: 2008, Milwaukee Brewers, 1st rd. (32nd overall)
  • High School: Highland, IL
  • Debut: September 23, 2012
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2015 Stats 9 9 3.35 28 28 0 169.1 150 1.15
MLB Career Stats 20 24 3.77 68 65 1 374.1 350 1.22

Jake Odorizzi Splitter Statcast Averages

Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Perceived Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Extension (feet) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
2015 Rays AL 830 Splitter 85.51 84.08 1464.00 5.42 87.13
MLB Avg - - - Splitter 84.83 84.06 1499.00 5.82 87.28


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December 17, 2015 at 6:40 PM ET

Dodgers have interest in Odorizzi

The Dodgers are checking in on a young experienced pitcher as a possible addition to their incomplete starting rotation, reportedly inquiring on Rays right-hander Jake Odorizzi, according to Jon Heyman.

October 8, 2015 at 1:10 AM ET

Odorizzi wins nine games in ‘15

Rays right-hander Jake Odorizzi finished the 2015 regular season with a 9-9 record, a 3.35 ERA, a 1.15 WHIP and 150 strikeouts across 169 1/3 innings.


Jake Odorizzi Awards

Futures Game Selection

Year Team League
2012 Omaha PCL

MiLB.com Organization All-Star

Year Team League
2012 Kansas City AL

INT Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
05/06/2013 Durham INT

PCL Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
08/20/2012 Omaha PCL

TEX Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
09/06/2011 NW Arkansas TEX
05/07/2012 NW Arkansas TEX

CAR Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2011 Wilmington CAR

MID Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
08/30/2010 Wisconsin MID

MID Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2010 Wisconsin MID

Jake Odorizzi Leaderboards

Earned Run Average

Season ERA Rank
2015 3.35 8th in AL


Season SO Rank
2014 174 13th in AL
2015 150 23rd in AL


Season WHIP Rank
2015 1.15 11th in AL

Batting Average Against

Season AVG Rank
2014 .242 17th in AL
2015 .231 10th in AL

Games Started

Season GS Rank
2014 31 21st in AL

Strikeouts per Nine Innings

Season K/9 Rank
2015 7.97 23rd in AL

Strikeout/Walk Ratio

Season K/BB Rank
2014 2.95 20th in AL
2015 3.26 22nd in AL

Bases on Balls

Season BB Rank
2014 59 17th in AL

Home Runs

Season HR Rank
2014 20 16th in AL

Jake Odorizzi Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
July 11, 2015 Tampa Bay Rays activated RHP Jake Odorizzi from the 15-day disabled list.
July 1, 2015 Tampa Bay Rays sent RHP Jake Odorizzi on a rehab assignment to Charlotte Stone Crabs.
June 9, 2015 Tampa Bay Rays placed RHP Jake Odorizzi on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to June 6, 2015. Left Oblique Strain
October 12, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays activated RHP Jake Odorizzi.
October 2, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays reassigned RHP Jake Odorizzi to the minor leagues.
September 20, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays recalled Jake Odorizzi from Durham Bulls.
August 30, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays optioned RHP Jake Odorizzi to Durham Bulls.
August 30, 2013 Jake Odorizzi roster status changed by Durham Bulls.
August 29, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays recalled Jake Odorizzi from Durham Bulls.
June 19, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays optioned Jake Odorizzi to Durham Bulls.
June 18, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays recalled Jake Odorizzi from Durham Bulls.
June 14, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays optioned Jake Odorizzi to Durham Bulls.
June 11, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays recalled Jake Odorizzi from Durham Bulls.
May 29, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays optioned Jake Odorizzi to Durham Bulls.
May 20, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays recalled Jake Odorizzi from Durham Bulls.
March 12, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays optioned Jake Odorizzi to Durham Bulls.
December 9, 2012 Tampa Bay Rays traded RHP James Shields, RHP Wade Davis and Player To Be Named Later to Kansas City Royals for LHP Mike Montgomery, RHP Jake Odorizzi, 3B Patrick Leonard and RF Wil Myers.
September 16, 2012 Kansas City Royals selected the contract of Jake Odorizzi from Omaha Storm Chasers.
May 16, 2012 Jake Odorizzi assigned to Omaha Storm Chasers from Northwest Arkansas Naturals.
January 25, 2012 Kansas City Royals invited non-roster RHP Jake Odorizzi to spring training.
July 1, 2011 Jake Odorizzi assigned to Northwest Arkansas Naturals from Wilmington Blue Rocks.
December 19, 2010 Milwaukee Brewers Traded SS Alcides Escobar, RHP Jeremy Jeffress and CF Lorenzo Cain to Kansas City Royals; Kansas City Royals Traded SS Yuniesky Betancourt and RHP Zack Greinke to Milwaukee Brewers and Wisconsin Timber Rattlers Traded RHP Jake Odorizzi to Kane County Cougars.
April 5, 2010 Jake Odorizzi assigned to Wisconsin Timber Rattlers from Helena Brewers.
March 17, 2010 RHP Jake Odorizzi assigned to Milwaukee Brewers.
June 20, 2009 Jake Odorizzi assigned to Helena Brewers from AZL Brewers.

Jacob Todd Odorizzi Bio Info

Jake and his wife, Carissa, were married in November in Tulum, Mexico. The high school sweethearts had a cermony of about 65 family members and stayed a week there for their honeymoon...He and Carissa adopted a Shih Tzu named Miley two years ago...Enjoys video games, particularly "Call of Duty."


Led all major league rookies with 174 strikeouts, one shy of the club rookie record (175 by Matt Moore in 2012)...became the second Ray to lead major league rookies in strikeouts, joining TB Scott Kazmir, who also had 174 in 2005...His 9.32 SO/9 IP was 3rd best all-time among AL rookies, behind TEX Yu Darvish (10.40 in 2012) and CLE Herb Score (9.70 in 1955)...overall, finished 9th in the majors in SO/9 IP...Also led major league rookies in starts (31) and finished 2nd in innings pitched (168)...Named the club's Rookie of the Year by the Tampa Bay Chapter of the Baseball Writers' Association of America...received one third-place vote in the BBWAA voting for AL Rookie of the Year...Had 7 starts in which he didn't allow a run, tied with teammate Alex Cobb for 2nd most in the AL, behind MIN Kyle Gibson (8), and matching the most ever by an AL rookie (see chart)...His 13 losses led major league rookies and were the most ever by a Rays rookie...however, the Rays were shut out in 6 of his starts, tied with CIN Johnny Cueto and CHC/OAK Jeff Samardzija for most in the majors...With 11 wins, became the sixth Rays rookie with 10-plus wins in the last six years, most in the majors over that span...joined Matt Moore (11 in 2012), Jeremy Hellickson (13 in 2011), Wade Davis (12 in 2010), Jeff Niemann (13 in 2009) and David Price (10 in 2009)...Had 3 starts in which he pitched 6-plus innings and allowed only one hit, most in the majors and the most by a rookie since SF Matt Cain had 4 such games in 2006...two of those games resulted in combined one-hitters: Aug 30 vs. BOS (with Kirby Yates and Jeff Beliveau in a 7-0 win) and June 21 at HOU (with Yates and Brad Boxberger in an 8-0 win)...only hit allowed on June 21 was a 4th-inning ground ball off his foot by Jose Altuve...struck out 10 batters in that game and became the second pitcher in Rays history to record 10 SO or more and allow one hit or fewer in a game, joining RH Matt Garza, who did it in 2008 and 2009...became the first Ray to start two one-hitters in the same season...Had a 2.62 ERA (99.2-IP, 29-ER) in 17 home starts compared to a 6.32 ERA (68.1-IP, 44-ER) in 14 road starts, the largest home vs. road differential in the majors (min. 100 IP)...his road ERA ranked 2nd highest in club history among season qualifiers (min. 162 IP)...only Mark Hendrickson (6.53, 2005) was higher...ranked 2nd highest among major league starters in 2014 (min. 10 road starts)...only CLE/STL Justin Masterson (6.57) was higher...Earned his first major league win in his first start of the season, April 4 vs. TEX (8-1)...worked 6 shutout innings allowing only 3 singles...In his first 12 starts through June 5, went 2-6 with a 5.31 ERA (57.2-IP, 34-ER) and a 1.53 WHIP...in his last 19 starts, went 9-7 with a 3.51 ERA (110.1-IP, 43-ER) and 1.15 WHIP...His 0.65 groundball-to-flyball ratio was the 2nd lowest in the majors to SEA Chris Young (0.42)...only induced one GIDP all season, off the bat of David Ortiz on Aug 30 vs. BOS...Attempted base stealers went 4-for-10 against him (40 pct.), 5th toughest to run on in the AL...also had a pair of pickoffs...Learned his changeup grip from Alex Cobb in the 2013-14 offseason...according to FanGraphs, 24.4 pct. of his pitches were changeups, 8th most in the AL...Had a career-high 11 SO in only 5 IP on May 9 vs. CLE, one shy of the rookie club record (Dan Wheeler, Sep 12, 1999 vs. OAK)...Twice faced 20-game winner STL Adam Wainwright, one of his favorite pitchers as a youngster, whom he'd seen pitch in person at Busch Stadium...Jake grew up a Cardinals fan in Highland, Ill., 30 minutes east of St. Louis...lost a 1-0 decision on June 10 at home, then beat him 7-2 on July 22 in St. Louis...in his first major league plate appearance, he had a game-tying RBI sac bunt off Wainwright-the first RBI by a Rays pitcher since 2012-and later added a walk...Saw his ERA jump over 4.00 in his last start of the season, an 11-3 loss on Sep 24 at BOS (3-IP, 7-H, 5-ER).


Enters the 2014 season ranked as the No. 1 prospect in the Rays organization by Baseball America…moved up from No. 5 in the rankings one year prior... Split his first season in the Rays organization between Triple-A Durham and the majors…over five stints in the majors he pitched in 7 games (4 starts) and went 0-1 with 1 save and had a 3.94 ERA (29.2-IP, 13-ER)…was 0-1 with a 5.03 ERA (19.2-IP, 11-ER) as a starter and had a 1.80 ERA (10-IP, 2-ER) as a reliever…is still seeking his first major league win... Over his last 4 apps (2 starts) for the Rays spanning two tours, had a 1.04 ERA (17.1-IP, 2-ER)... Was on the active major league roster from May 20-29, June 11-14, June 18-19, Aug 29-30 and Sep 20 through season's end…after going 4-0 over his first 8 starts with the Bulls, was recalled for the first time on May 20 to make his Rays debut in Toronto…did not factor in the decision, giving up 3 runs in 5 IP in a 7-5 loss opposite 2012 NL Cy Young winner R.A. Dickey…his line: 5 IP, 5 H, 3 R/ER, 1 BB, 6 SO... At 23 years, 54 days became the youngest right-handed pitcher to start a game for the Rays since Edwin Jackson made his Rays debut on April 22, 2006 at TEX (22 years, 225 days)…was the first player born in the 1990s to play in a game for the Rays... Added to the roster on June 18 as part of MLB's 26th Man Rule and started Game 2 of the doubleheader at Fenway Park…allowed just 1 run in 5.2 IP but did not factor in the 3-1 loss…was optioned following the game... Recalled on Sep 20 and pitched that night vs. BAL, a 6-hour, 54-minute, 18-inning marathon the Rays eventually won, 5-4…he pitched 3.2 scoreless innings (11th-14th)... Pitched 3 scoreless innings and recorded his first career save on Sep 24 at NYY…marked his first pro save since April 11, 2010 with the Class-A Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (Brewers)... Made 22 starts for Durham and finished 3rd in the International League with 124 strikeouts, 2nd in the Rays system…also ranked among IL leaders in opp avg. (.225, 2nd) and ERA (3.33, 8th)... Helped the Bulls win the Governors' Cup by crafting a 0.50 ERA (18-IP, 1-ER) over 3 postseason starts…over his final 6 starts for Durham-including regular and postseason-maintained a 0.47 ERA (38-IP, 20-H, 2-ER, 1-HR, 8-BB, 46-SO)... On May 5 at Pawtucket (Red Sox), tossed 7 hitless innings, and three relievers followed to close out the second no-hitter in Durham's IL history in a 2-1 win…LH Frank De Los Santos (0.2-IP), RH Kirby Yates (1.0) and LH Jeff Beliveau (0.1) finished the job…it was the second time he was involved in a no-hitter-also Aug 24, 2010 with Class-A Wisconsin (Brewers).

2012 Saw his first action in the big leagues after being selected to the major league roster on Sept. 16...made two starts for the Royals, both against the Indians...Made his major league debut on Sept. 23 vs. CLE...suffered the loss, totaling 5.1 IP, 6 H, 3 R/ER, 1 BB, 3 SO, 1 HR, 87 pitches, 55 strikes...held Cleveland scoreless until the sixth inning, when Asdrubal Cabrera delivered an RBI single and Carlos Santana followed with a two-run homer. Left the game trailing 3-1, and the Royals went on to lose, 15-4...On Sept. 29 at CLE, earned no decision in a 7-6 victory...lasted only two IP and 65 pitches (2-H, 1-R/ER, 3-BB, 1-SO). Ê Named Pitcher of the Year for Triple-A Omaha despite opening the season with Double-A Northwest Arkansas...his 15 combined wins tied for third most in minor league baseball, and fell one shy of the overall lead...went a combined 15-5 in the minors with a 3.03 ERA (145.1- IP, 49-ER) in 26 games, 25 starts...In seven starts for Northwest Arkansas, tallied 47 SO and 10 BB in 38 IP until a May 18 promotion to Omaha...won eight straight decisions from May 5-July 14, earning six of those victories for Omaha...On June 7 vs. Round Rock (Rangers), struck out 10 batters out of the bullpen to defeat major league veteran RH Roy Oswalt, 7-2...threw 6.2 IP in relief of starter Everett Teaford, who lasted two IP...Earned the starting assignment for the U.S. team in the Futures Game on July 8 at Kauffman Stadium...allowed a solo homer to Rangers prospect SS Jurickson Profar in one inning of work...earned no decision in the 17-5 U.S. victory...Entering the 2013 season was rated the No. 5 prospect in the Royals farm system by Baseball America...MLB.com ranked him the Rays No. 2 prospect behind Wil Myers. 2011 Jake opened his first campaign in the Kansas City system at Wilmington (A Advanced) before making 12 starts for Double-A Northwest Arkansas to end the season ... Posted four double-digit strikeout games in his 15 starts with Wilmington, including whiffing a season-high 13 in a 6.0-inning, 1-hitter on May 10 vs. Salem ... Was rated as the fourth-best prospect in the Royals organization by Baseball America entering the 2012 season.