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James Shields

SP, San Diego Padres

Bats: Right   Throws: Right
Height: 6’3”  Weight: 215   DOB: 1981-12-20   Age: 33
Born: Newhall, CA
2015 Fantasy Rankings

$15 · Tier 3 · SP Rank 15th

2015 Projections
Pitching
Source G GS IP W L SV BLSV HLD K BB H ER ERA WHIP
Steamer 32 32 210 12 12 0 - - 188 50 200 82 3.51 1.19
Zeile 32 32 212 13 10 0 0 0 187 49 200 78 3.31 1.17
ZiPS 30 30 206 11 9 - - - 183 48 183 68 2.97 1.12
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SP Rankings
Rank
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Team 5X5 ADP
Tier 3
13 PHI $16 5.04
14 WAS $15 4.11
15 SD $15 7.02
16 SEA $15 7.12
17 STL $14 5.03
James Shields has opt-out after two years
Feb 13 8:06 am
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that James Shields can opt out of his contract with the Padres after two years. (Rotoworld)

Padres sign James Shields to four-year pact
Feb 9 12:06 am
According to Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily Dish, the Padres have signed James Shields to a four-year deal. (Rotoworld)

Padres offer to Shields between $72M and $80M
Feb 8 6:06 pm
Jon Morosi of FOX Sports reports that the Padres most recent offer to free agent hurler James Shields was four years and between $72 and $80 million. (Rotoworld)

Padres expected to sign SP James Shields
Feb 8 10:06 am
Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports reports that "it would be a big upset" if James Shields doesn't sign with the Padres. (Rotoworld)

Padres have made final offer to James Shields
Feb 8 8:06 am
Dennis Lin of the San Diego Union-Tribune reports that the Padres made their last and final contract offer to James Shields on Saturday. (Rotoworld)

Shields and Padres believed to be at impasse
Feb 7 2:06 pm
According to Scott Miller of Bleacher Report, James Shields and the Padres are believed to be at an impasse after several hours of negotiations. (Rotoworld)

Talks heating up between Padres and Shields
Feb 7 10:06 am
Scott Miller of Bleacher Report reports that talks are heating up between the Padres and free agent right-hander James Shields. (Rotoworld)

'Growing sense' Padres will get James Shields
Feb 6 10:06 am
ESPN's Buster Olney reports that "there is a growing sense" among those in the James Shields talks that the righty "will probably land with the Padres." (Rotoworld)

Padres considered 'favorites' to land Shields
Feb 5 8:06 pm
USA Today's Bob Nightengale reports that the Padres "have to be considered favorites" to sign James Shields. (Rotoworld)

Cubs 'kicking the tires' on James Shields
Feb 4 10:06 pm
David Kaplan of CSN Chicago reports the Cubs are "kicking the tires" on free agent James Shields. (Rotoworld)

Marlins remain in talks for James Shields
Feb 4 10:06 am
Joe Frisaro of MLB.com reports that the Marlins remain in talks with free agent right-hander James Shields. (Rotoworld)

Red Sox haven't made offer to James Shields
Feb 4 8:06 am
Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe reports that the Red Sox haven't made an offer to free agent right-hander James Shields. (Rotoworld)

James Shields has 'multiple offers in hand'
Feb 3 10:06 pm
FOX Sports' Jon Morosi reports that James Shields has "multiple offers in hand" and is expected to sign by the end of this week. (Rotoworld)

Cards 'have shown interest' in James Shields
Feb 3 4:06 pm
USA Today's Bob Nightengale reports that the Cardinals "have shown interest" in James Shields. (Rotoworld)

Royals monitoring free agent James Shields
Jan 26 8:06 am
Royals general manager Dayton Moore said Monday that he is still monitoring James Shields' free agency but does not expect to re-sign the right-hander. (Rotoworld)

Marlins 'still discussing' SP James Shields
Jan 23 12:06 pm
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Marlins are "still discussing" James Shields. (Rotoworld)

Marlins 'closely monitoring' James Shields
Jan 22 4:06 pm
Jim Bowden of ESPN and SiriusXM reports that the Marlins "continue to be involved and are closely monitoring" the market for James Shields. (Rotoworld)

Padres 'on periphery' for FA James Shields
Jan 22 8:06 am
According to FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal, the Padres are on the "periphery" of the James Shields sweepstakes for now and are ultimately "unlikely to land him." (Rotoworld)

Clubs 'jumping back in' on FA James Shields
Jan 20 4:06 pm
An unnamed major league executive told ESPN's Jayson Stark that "a lot of teams" are "jumping back in" on free agent right-hander James Shields. (Rotoworld)

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Pitching
Season Team G GS IP W L SV BLSV HLD K BB H ER ERA WHIP
2006 TB 21 21 124.2 6 8 0 0 0 104 38 141 67 4.84 1.44
2007 TB 31 31 215.0 12 8 0 0 0 184 36 202 92 3.85 1.11
2008 TB 33 33 215.0 14 8 0 0 0 160 40 208 85 3.56 1.15
2009 TB 33 33 219.2 11 12 0 0 0 167 52 239 101 4.14 1.32
2010 TB 34 33 203.1 13 15 0 0 0 187 51 246 117 5.18 1.46
2011 TB 33 33 249.1 16 12 0 0 0 225 65 195 78 2.82 1.04
2012 TB 33 33 227.2 15 10 0 0 0 223 58 208 89 3.52 1.17
2013 KC 34 34 228.2 13 9 0 0 0 196 68 215 80 3.15 1.24
2014 KC 39 39 252.0 15 10 0 0 0 200 51 260 98 3.50 1.23
2015 SD 3 3 19.0 2 0 0 0 0 24 5 14 6 2.84 1.00