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Kansas City Royals

 
Jason Vargas
current status: On roster
Birth Date:February 2, 1983 (31 years old)
Place of Birth:Apple Valley, CA
Hometown:Apple Valley, CA
Bats:L
Throws:L
Experience:8 years
Drafted:Drafted by Florida in 2004 (2nd round).
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2013.
COLD
0-2, 7.60 in last 10.2IP
Season Stats
G GS W L CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB K ERA
YTD 28 28 11 9 1 1 0 179.2 184 73 68 18 38 126 3.41
On Pace 30 30 12 10 1 1 0 191 196 78 72 19 40 134 3.41
Scouting Report
Assets: Has a low-90's fastball, plus a good slider and changeup. Displays impressive poise and command. His slider can be effective against left-handed hitters. Is durable. Throws a lot of strikes.
Flaws: Is a bit too hittable at the big-league level, so he's usually under some stress. His approach versus right-handed hitters leaves something to be desired. Also lacks ideal strikeout ability.
Career Potential: Savvy veteran left-hander.