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Birth Date10-30-1990
Height6' 1"
Weight200 lbs
Age28 years, 3 months, 20 days
BatsL
ThrowsR
1.42015
2.12016
1.12017
1.12018
1.52019
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA H 2B 3B HR BB SO HBP SB CS AVG OBP SLG DRC+ DRAA BRR FRAA BWARP
2014 SFN 23 73 287 82 10 2 1 16 33 0 0 0 .305 .343 .368 97 -1.0 1.1 -4.0 0.4
2015 SFN 24 100 432 119 27 2 8 38 42 5 3 2 .312 .378 .455 115 9.1 -1.1 -6.2 1.4
2016 SFN 25 127 526 111 21 7 10 50 47 4 5 0 .239 .315 .379 85 -8.3 1.3 12.7 2.1
2017 SFN 26 138 573 147 28 5 10 46 54 5 4 1 .288 .347 .421 100 1.9 0.9 -7.5 1.1
2018 SFN 27 102 392 91 14 1 4 26 30 3 4 2 .254 .307 .332 86 -5.2 1.0 4.4 1.1
Career5402210550100173317620617165.277.338.39597-3.53.1-0.76.0

Statistics for All Levels

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
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YEAR Team Lg G PA oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ DRC+ DRC+ SD FRAA BRR DRAA BWARP
2011 SLO A- 69 304 .252 .327 .364 .354 106 15.4 8.7 4 151 0 -1.4 2.1 6.8 2.1
2012 SJO A+ 130 605 .269 .338 .419 .317 89 26.8 18.1 7.1 128 0 3.8 4.2 4.0 3.7
2012 SCO Wnt 20 88 .000 .000 .000 .214 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 RIC AA 137 599 .254 .326 .387 .285 97 0.2 16.3 0.2 95 0 -6.1 -0.8 -12.1 -0.3
2014 SFN MLB 73 287 .250 .308 .378 .343 98 0.6 7.4 -0.3 97 10 -4.0 1.1 -1.0 0.4
2014 FRE AAA 74 326 .286 .352 .442 .346 98 10.8 9.8 0.3 118 0 -5.2 -0.6 4.2 0.8
2015 SFN MLB 100 432 .262 .323 .416 .330 92 22.6 11.7 -0.5 115 8 -6.2 -1.1 9.1 1.4
2015 SAC AAA 3 9 .292 .358 .440 .111 83 -2.3 0.2 0 40 0 -0.1 -0.1 -0.7 -0.1
2016 SFN MLB 127 526 .255 .321 .414 .245 93 -2.3 14.9 -0.7 85 8 12.7 1.3 -8.3 2.1
2016 SAC AAA 4 14 .269 .334 .422 .231 98 0.2 0.4 0 95 0 0.0 0.2 -0.3 0.0
2017 SFN MLB 138 573 .252 .320 .419 .301 90 10.4 16.8 -0.8 100 8 -7.5 0.9 1.9 1.1
2017 SJO A+ 1 4 .192 .312 .251 .000 99 0.2 0.1 0 68 0 0.1 0.0 -0.2 0.0
2017 SAC AAA 1 2 .269 .322 .421 .000 87 -0.6 0.1 0 56 0 0.0 0.0 -0.1 0.0
2018 SFN MLB 102 392 .242 .309 .394 .265 96 -10.1 11.0 -0.6 86 8 4.4 1.0 -5.2 1.1
2018 SJO A+ 2 8 .258 .327 .452 .333 94 0.3 0.2 -0.1 118 0 0.0 -0.1 -0.1 0.0
2018 SAC AAA 6 20 .265 .338 .423 .400 95 0.4 0.6 0 120 0 -0.7 0.1 0.2 0.0

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO SF SH
2011 SLO A- 304 270 49 92 10 3 6 126 54 28 25 13 5 .341 .401 .467 .126 4 0
2012 SJO A+ 605 535 93 159 27 4 7 215 76 58 54 10 4 .297 .368 .402 .105 5 2
2012 SCO Wnt 88 78 11 16 0 1 1 21 8 10 7 4 0 .205 .295 .269 .064 0 0
2013 RIC AA 599 522 64 134 27 4 4 181 57 58 68 10 5 .257 .333 .347 .090 6 8
2014 FRE AAA 326 293 50 94 14 4 5 131 45 27 33 3 2 .321 .382 .447 .126 2
2014 SFN MLB 287 269 31 82 10 2 1 99 18 16 33 0 0 .305 .343 .368 .063 1
2015 SFN MLB 432 382 59 119 27 2 8 174 37 38 42 3 2 .312 .378 .455 .144 4 3
2015 SAC AAA 9 9 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .111 .111 .111 .000 0 0
2016 SFN MLB 526 464 67 111 21 7 10 176 62 50 47 5 0 .239 .315 .379 .140 5 3
2016 SAC AAA 14 13 2 3 1 0 0 4 0 1 0 0 0 .231 .286 .308 .077 0 0
2017 SJO A+ 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000 .250 .000 .000 0 0
2017 SAC AAA 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
2017 SFN MLB 573 511 60 147 28 5 10 215 53 46 54 4 1 .288 .347 .421 .133 8 3
2018 SFN MLB 392 358 38 91 14 1 4 119 24 26 30 4 2 .254 .307 .332 .078 4 1
2018 SJO A+ 8 7 1 2 1 0 0 3 1 1 1 0 0 .286 .375 .429 .143 0 0
2018 SAC AAA 20 18 2 6 0 0 0 6 1 2 3 0 0 .333 .400 .333 .000 0 0

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr% CSAA
2014 1068 0.4831 0.4382 0.8526 0.6143 0.2736 0.9274 0.6954 0.1474 -0.0016
2015 1589 0.4865 0.4248 0.8844 0.6106 0.2488 0.9301 0.7783 0.1156 0.0027
2016 1959 0.5008 0.4155 0.8870 0.5872 0.2434 0.9479 0.7395 0.1130 0.0000
2017 2181 0.4961 0.4273 0.8873 0.6128 0.2448 0.9442 0.7472 0.1127 0.0000
2018 1485 0.5138 0.4209 0.8912 0.6081 0.2230 0.9504 0.7205 0.1088 0.0000
Career82820.49690.42430.88290.60570.24500.94130.73990.11710.0003

Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-08-18 2014-08-20 DTD 2 1 Left Fingers Dislocation Little Finger Sliding -
2014-07-23 2014-07-25 DTD 2 2 Right Ankle Sprain -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2019 SFN $3,850,000
2018 SFN $3,450,000
2017 SFN $600,000
2016 SFN $545,000
2015 SFN $522,500
2014 SFN $
YearsDescriptionSalary
4 yrPrevious$5,117,500
2018Current$3,850,000
5 yrPvs + Cur$8,967,500
5 yrTotal$8,967,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
4 y 100 dJet Sports1 year/$3.85M (2019)

Details
  • 1 year/$3.85M (2019). Re-signed by San Francisco 11/30/18 (avoided arbitration).
  • 1 year/$3.45M (2018). Re-signed by San Francisco 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration).
  • 1 year/$0.6M (2017). Re-signed by San Francisco 3/17.
  • 1 year/$0.545M (2016). Re-signed by San Francisco 3/16.
  • 1 year/$0.5225M (2015). Re-signed by San Francisco 3/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Contract selected by San Francisco 6/21/14.
  • Drafted by San Francisco 2011 (1-29) (St. John's). $1.116M signing bonus.

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BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2017-05-02 13:00:00 (link to chat)Is Luis Urias a 2B or SS when he arrives in SD and your thoughts on his upside ? Thanks
(Ernie from San Diego)
My understanding is that he's a batting average asset. The upside is non-existent. No power, no speed. It's very Joe Panik. (George Bissell)
2017-03-22 20:00:00 (link to chat)"Low minors second base prospect is always a tough profile." Ahhh, so THAT'S why every scout crapped all over me, and Dustin, and Cano, and Mookie B., and on and on and on. Maybe second base shouldn't be looked at as a "tough profile" any more than any other position.
(Jose Altuve from Cooperstown, but later)
So Pedroia was a shortstop prospect until Double-A, Cano was mostly a shortstop until High-A (and looked like he would end up at third if we're counting), and Betts played all over the place. People will bring up Jose Altuve until the cows come home, but isn't the guy who turned out to have an 8 hit more the exception than the rule?

Here's an exercise: group your favorite X number of MLB second basemen and see how many were second basemen in the low-minors.

I'll start. Aside from the above, Daniel Murphy wasn't, Ian Kinsler wasn't, Ben Zobrist wasn't, Javier Baez wasn't, Brandon Phillips wasn't, Neil Walker wasn't, Dee Gordon wasn't, Logan Forsythe wasn't, Brian Dozier mostly wasn't, I think Jason Kipnis and Rougned Odor moved there in High-A, hell even Joe Panik moved there in Double-A. (Jarrett Seidler)
2017-02-13 20:00:00 (link to chat)Will Joe Panik and B Crawford rebound? Do you see Nunez, Korean guy cutting into their ABs?
(Ozzie from World of Warcraft)
Nunez won't cut into Panik or Crawford's ABs. I have more faith in Crawford than Panik. As for the Korean guy (I assume you mean Jae-Gyun Hwang), I have no idea. I've seen him listed as a 1B some places, 3B others and floated as someone who can maybe play 2B, too. I'm not even sure which positions he can play credibly. (Scooter Hotz)
2016-06-21 20:00:00 (link to chat)Which two of these second basemen would you suggest for a competing team in a 10-team dynasty league: Jon Schoop, Devon Travis, Steve Pearce, Joe Panik?
(Joey from Michigan)
Schoop and Panik, although I thought about replacing Panik with Pearce for a second. (Scooter Hotz)
2015-07-23 17:00:00 (link to chat)Who do you sell high on (FBB): Robinson Cano's recent hot streak or Joe Panik's season?
(Rob from Chicago)
Panik. Cano's bounce back and decreased GB rate looks legit. (Mike Gianella)
2015-07-16 20:00:00 (link to chat)Is Joe Panik a taller slightly less toolsy Dustin Pedroia? They seem remarkably similar to me.
(Eric from LA)
Oh man. Player comps...Ahhhhhh...I really like Joe Panik. Pedroia had more power I feel like at a younger age. Different hitters but I see the same guy defensively, I do. (George Bissell)
2015-06-15 19:00:00 (link to chat)How were the following guys as prospects: Joey Butler, Joe Panik, Steven Souza
(Q from Brooklyn)
Panik was seen as a second division second basemen or utility player as late as this past winter, in some circles. Souza's a late bloomer who ran the gamut from toolsy prospect to malcontent to bust to legitimate bat first prospect. Butler was generally viewed as an org guy coming up, although I think some had him as a role 40. (Brendan Gawlowski)
2015-03-06 14:00:00 (link to chat)Joe Panik strike you as a guy who can be a full-time, league-average 2B?
(Gee from Alameda)
Yep. I think that's exactly what he is. It's funny, I thought Panik was my favorite "sleeper" going into that draft, and then he ended up going a round too high. Now I think it was a fine pick. In other words, I don't know what I'm talking about. Don't tell Sam. (Christopher Crawford)
2015-01-09 13:00:00 (link to chat)Any chance of Joe Panik becoming a first-division player? I know his lack of power will hold him back, but he did put up a respectable .447 SLG and .126 ISO prior to being called up (although SSS). Is it possible some of that will transfer to his big league game as he gets acclimated or is the .305/.343/.368 slash line from '14 indicative of his OFP?
(Grizzly from Chicago)
Solid second-division guy was my thought when I saw him in college, and I'll stick with that. Not quite enough "umph" defensively, or in the power department, but a very capable player. (NL West Top 10s With Nick Faleris)
2014-06-24 13:00:00 (link to chat)Joe Panik just called up. What do you expect from him? He never got the love Wong did, but seems he may become a better Wong.
(Chone Figgins from Los Angeles)
I do enjoy a good Wong joke. However, Kolten is far more talented than Panik. Wong has the skills to be a first division 2B. Don't believe that's in the cards for Panik. (Jordan Gorosh)
2014-02-10 13:00:00 (link to chat)Has Joe Panik completely fallen off as a prospect? Is he even worth keeping in a dynasty league because of his position?
(Mark from SF)
He's probably not going to be much of a fantasy contributor, and if he is, you'll be able to grab him. Not worth hanging onto in fantasy. As an actual prospect, well, basically the same thing. (Jeff Moore)
2012-10-23 13:00:00 (link to chat)Who has the better career: Pete Kozma or Joe Panik?
(Beau from SF)
Kozma. (Jason Parks)


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