P Pierce Johnson #59
Age: 28 | Bats: R | Throws: R | Morale: Unhappy
11/20/2019
P PIERCE JOHNSON #59 - AGE: 28 - BATS: R - THROWS: R - MORALE: UNHAPPY
G GS Rec SV ERA IP HA HR BB K WHIP WAR
34 34 7-12 0 4.57 169.1 154 25 61 119 1.27 1.4
PITCHING RATINGS (OSA)
Overall Pot. Overall Vs Left Vs Right Pot.
Stuff 60 60 60 65
Movement 60 60 60 60
Control 50 50 50 50
PITCHING RATINGS
Pitch Cur. Pot.
Fastball 60 60
Curveball 65 65
Changeup 55 65
Cutter 60 60
 
OTHER PITCHING RATINGS
Velocity 92-94 Mph
Stamina 60
Suggested Role Starter
Type Groundball Pitcher
Hold Runners 65
Defense 30
RUN/BUNT RATINGS
Running Speed: 40
Stealing Ability: 25
Baserunning Inst.: 20
Sacrifice Bunt: 55
Bunt for Hit: 25
   
GAME LOG, LAST 10 GAMES
Date Vs. Result Start IP H R ER BB K Dec
09/29/2019 MIN Win, 8-4 X 5.1 4 4 4 3 2
09/22/2019 @ MIN Win, 7-6 X 5.0 5 3 3 1 2
09/17/2019 @ OAK Loss, 3-6 X 4.1 4 2 2 4 3
09/12/2019 @ CWS Loss, 1-2 X 7.0 1 0 0 1 5
09/07/2019 @ MIA Loss, 2-4 X 7.0 9 4 4 2 4 Loss
09/01/2019 BAL Win, 4-2 X 6.0 6 2 2 1 4 Win
08/27/2019 OAK Win, 5-4 X 4.2 3 2 2 3 4
08/21/2019 @ BAL Loss, 3-8 X 6.0 6 3 3 1 3
08/16/2019 NYM Loss, 3-8 X 3.1 8 6 6 0 3 Loss
08/09/2019 @ DET Loss, 0-1 X 6.0 2 1 0 2 3 Loss
PERSONALITY
Pierce is a good teammate who never misses a chance to golf.
Low: Adaptability
Birthday:05/10/1991
Born in:Arvada, CO
Nationality:American
Height:6' 3"
Weight:200 lbs
Local Popularity:Insignificant
National Pop.:Insignificant
STATUS
Contract:Major League Contract
Salary:$850,000
Signed Through:2020 Season
Major Service:3 Years, None
Service This Yr:195 Days
40-Man Service:3 Years, None
Pro Service:6 Years
Arbitration Eligibility:Arbitration eligible in offseason
Option Years:3 option years left
Contract Extension: -
Drafted:-
MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 2019 PITCHING STATS
Pitching G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG CG% SHO QS QS%
Overall 34 34 7 12 0 4.57 169.1 154 91 86 25 61 119 0 0.0 0 7 20.6
Pitching SVO BS SV% RA GF R/9 H/9 K/9 BB/9 FIP WHIP FIP- WAR BABIP        
Overall 0 0 0.0 0 0 11.75 8.19 6.32 3.24 5.18 1.27 100 1.4 .257        
Pitching AB H 2B 3B HR R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS      
vs. LHB 354 84 19 2 12 50 33 68 1 2 3 .237 .307 .404 .711      
vs. RHB 290 70 10 1 13 41 28 51 1 1 3 .241 .314 .417 .731      
MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 2019 PITCHING SPLITS
Split G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K  
March 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 5.1 4 0 0 0 2 4  
April 5 5 1 2 0 4.32 25.0 23 12 12 2 11 21  
May 6 6 1 2 0 4.45 30.1 25 16 15 6 17 16  
June 5 5 2 3 0 7.20 20.0 21 18 16 4 6 17  
July 6 6 2 2 0 5.46 28.0 32 18 17 7 6 25  
August 5 5 0 2 0 3.81 26.0 20 12 11 1 7 16  
September 6 6 1 1 0 3.89 34.2 29 15 15 5 12 20  
Spring Training 6 6 0 3 0 7.58 19.0 24 17 16 2 13 12  
Last Year 33 33 5 10 0 3.97 161.0 155 82 71 17 69 121  
2 Years Ago 33 33 10 8 0 3.44 204.1 186 82 78 17 86 165  
Career 100 100 22 30 0 3.96 534.2 495 255 235 59 216 405  
Home 16 16 5 5 0 5.21 74.1 73 44 43 13 25 62  
Road 18 18 2 7 0 4.07 95.0 81 47 43 12 36 57  
Grass 34 34 7 12 0 4.57 169.1 154 91 86 25 61 119  
Day 17 17 6 6 0 4.61 84.0 68 46 43 12 29 55  
Night 17 17 1 6 0 4.54 85.1 86 45 43 13 32 64  
As Starter 34 34 7 12 0 4.57 169.1 154 91 86 25 61 119  
CAREER PITCHING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG SHO WHIP BABIP FIP WAR ERA+
2017 Kansas City - MLB 26 33 33 10 8 0 3.44 204.1 186 82 78 17 86 165 0 0 1.33 .290 3.85 2.7 112
2018 Kansas City - MLB 27 33 33 5 10 0 3.97 161.0 155 82 71 17 69 121 0 0 1.39 .286 4.37 2.0 109
2019 Kansas City - MLB 28 34 34 7 12 0 4.57 169.1 154 91 86 25 61 119 0 0 1.27 .257 5.18 1.4 114
Total MLB 100 100 22 30 0 3.96 534.2 495 255 235 59 216 405 0 0 1.33 .278 4.43 6.1 111
CAREER MINOR LEAGUE PITCHING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG SHO WHIP BABIP FIP WAR ERA+
2012 Chicago N (AZL) - R 21 2 2 0 0 0 0.00 3.0 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1.33 .444 1.87 0.1 999
2012 Boise - S A 21 4 4 0 0 0 4.50 8.0 10 5 4 0 3 12 0 0 1.63 .526 1.33 0.4 90
2013 Kane County - A 22 13 13 5 5 0 3.10 69.2 68 29 24 4 22 74 0 0 1.29 .335 2.98 1.9 130
2013 Daytona - A 22 10 8 6 1 0 2.22 48.2 41 12 12 1 21 50 0 0 1.27 .333 2.95 1.3 181
2013 Total - A 22 23 21 11 6 0 2.74 118.1 109 41 36 5 43 124 0 0 1.28 .334 0.00 0.0 0
2014 Kane County - A 23 2 2 0 1 0 2.45 11.0 4 3 3 1 3 8 0 0 0.64 .115 4.02 0.2 164
2014 Tennessee - AA 23 18 17 5 4 0 2.55 91.2 60 27 26 8 54 91 0 0 1.24 .242 4.28 1.0 158
2015 Myrtle Beach - A 24 24 24 10 8 0 3.57 136.0 114 61 54 11 40 121 1 1 1.13 .272 3.67 1.8 102
2015 Tennessee - AA 24 2 2 1 1 0 4.82 9.1 12 5 5 0 6 7 0 0 1.93 .387 4.12 0.1 85
2016 Iowa - AAA 25 30 30 17 10 0 2.96 197.1 158 75 65 14 51 187 1 0 1.06 .268 3.41 4.9 146
Total PCL 30 30 17 10 0 2.96 197.1 158 75 65 14 51 187 1 0 1.06 .268 3.41 145.8
Total SL 20 19 6 5 0 2.76 101.0 72 32 31 8 60 98 0 0 1.31 .260 4.27 151.1
Total CAR 24 24 10 8 0 3.57 136.0 114 61 54 11 40 121 1 1 1.13 .272 3.67 102.4
Total FSL 10 8 6 1 0 2.22 48.2 41 12 12 1 21 50 0 0 1.27 .333 2.95 181.1
Total MID 15 15 5 6 0 3.01 80.2 72 32 27 5 25 82 0 0 1.20 .309 3.13 134.8
Total NWL 4 4 0 0 0 4.50 8.0 10 5 4 0 3 12 0 0 1.63 .526 1.33 89.5
Total AZL 2 2 0 0 0 0.00 3.0 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1.33 .444 1.87 999.0
CAREER FIELDING STATS
Year/Team/League POS G GS PO A DP TC E PCT INN RNG ZR EFF PB RSTA RTO RTO%
2012 Boise - S A P 4 0 0 2 0 2 0 1.000 0.0 0.00 0.0 .000
2012 Chicago N (AZL) - R P 2 0 0 3 1 3 0 1.000 0.0 0.00 0.0 .000
2013 Daytona - A P 10 0 1 8 0 9 0 1.000 0.0 0.00 0.0 .000
2013 Kane County - A P 13 0 1 12 0 13 0 1.000 0.0 0.00 0.0 .000
2014 Tennessee - AA P 18 0 9 18 0 27 0 1.000 0.0 0.00 0.0 .000
2014 Kane County - A P 2 0 3 2 0 5 0 1.000 0.0 0.00 0.0 .000
2017 Kansas City - MLB P 33 33 10 19 3 30 1 .967 204.1 1.28 -1.7 .877
2018 Kansas City - MLB P 33 33 3 23 3 28 2 .929 161.0 1.45 -1.2 .965
2019 Kansas City - MLB P 34 34 3 29 2 36 4 .889 169.1 1.70 -2.3 .875
TOTAL P 149 100 30 116 9 153 7 .954 534.2 2.46 -5.2 .905
PLAYER HISTORY
08/27/2015 Pitches a 1-hit shutout against the Wilmington Blue Rocks with 9 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
09/24/2015 Wins the 2015 Carolina League Round 2 with the Myrtle Beach Pelicans!
01/01/2016 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 55 (65); Movement: 55 (60); Control: 50 (50).
10/10/2016 Wins the 2016 PCL AC Outstanding Pitcher Award.
10/11/2016 Wins the 2016 PCL AC Most Valuable Player Award.
12/22/2016 Drafted in the rule 5 draft (Round 1, Pick 2, 2nd overall Pick) by the Kansas City Royals, from the Chicago Cubs.
01/01/2017 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 60 (65); Movement: 60 (60); Control: 50 (50).
03/10/2017 Injured (bone spur (elbow)), out for 3 weeks.
11/20/2017 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $535,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2018 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 60 (65); Movement: 60 (60); Control: 50 (50).
05/12/2018 Injured on 05/10/2018, diagnosed with a sore shoulder, is day-to-day.
11/23/2018 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $555,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2019 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 60 (60); Movement: 60 (60); Control: 50 (50).
02/21/2019 Injured (Mild abdominal strain), day-to-day for 4 days.
11/19/2019 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $850,000 through arbitration.
LEADERBOARD APPEARANCES
Year GS Rank
2017 33 2
2018 33 6
2019 34 2
Year L Rank
2019 12 7
Year IP Rank
2017 204.1 7
Year BF Rank
2017 856 8
Year BB Rank
2017 86 3
2018 69 7
2019 61 10
Year ERA Rank
2019 4.57 10
Year BABIP Rank
2019 .257 1
Year WHIP Rank
2019 1.27 8
Year RA/9 Rank
2019 11.75 8
Year HR/9 Rank
2017 0.75 9
2019 1.33 9
Year H/9 Rank
2019 8.19 3
Year QS Rank
2017 22 4
Year QSP Rank
2017 .667 10
Year GB% Rank
2019 0.58 2
Tuesday, November 19th, 2019 - OOTP Baseball 20.8 Build 72