Jonathan Broxton #51 - P


  • Age: 30
  • DOB: 1984/06/16
  • POB: Augusta, GA
  • Height: 6-4 Weight: 295lbs
  • Bats/Throws: R/R
  • MLB Seasons: 9
  • Drafted by LA Dodgers in 2002 (2nd round).
  • Current Status: On roster
Year to date5704270054.2351010317430.951.65
On Pace6204280059.038111131846-1.65

Scouting Report

AssetsHis hard sinker is downright unhittable when he cranks it up into the upper 90s. Also has a good slider and the ability to dominate via the strikeout. Can intimidate due to a massive frame.
FlawsLacks consistency. Can lose focus from time to time. Has stamina issues, mainly due to a massive frame that can at times lead to weight issues.
Career potentialTalented late-inning reliever with consistency issues.

Honours and Awards

2010Named to the All-Star Game
2009Named to the All-Star Game
2004Florida State League (A) - All-Star Team

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2014/08/31Acquired from the Cincinnati Reds.
2014/04/08Missed 7 games (right elbow surgery).
2014/03/30Right elbow surgery, 15-day DL (retroactive to March 22nd, 2014).
2013/11/01Missed the last 35 regular season and first playoff games (right forearm injury).
2013/08/25Transferred from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL (right forearm injury).
2013/08/22Right forearm injury, 15-day DL.
2013/08/07Missed 46 games (right elbow injury).
2013/06/15Right elbow injury, 15-day DL (retroactive to June 14th, 2013).
2013/06/14Right elbow inflammation, day-to-day.
2013/04/24Missed 1 game (bruised right hand).
2013/04/23Bruised right hand, day-to-day.
2012/11/28Re-signed by the Cincinnati Reds to a three-year contract.
2012/10/29Filed for free agency.
2012/08/17Missed 3 games (right shoulder injury).
2012/08/14Right shoulder injury, day-to-day.
2012/07/31Acquired from the Kansas City Royals.
2011/11/29Signed as a free agent by the Kansas City Royals to a one-year contract.
2011/10/30Filed for free agency.
2011/09/29Missed the last 130 regular season games (sore right elbow).
2011/05/06Sore right elbow, 15-day DL (retroactive to May 4th, 2011).
2011/05/04Sore right elbow, day-to-day.
2011/04/29Missed 1 game (sore right elbow).
2011/04/27Sore right elbow, day-to-day.
2010/01/19Re-signed by the Los Angeles Dodgers to a two-year contract.
2009/06/13Missed 1 game (personal reasons).
2009/06/12Personal reasons, day-to-day.
2009/01/20Re-signed by the Los Angeles Dodgers to a one-year contract.
2008/05/03Missed 4 games (right shoulder inflammation).
2008/04/29Right shoulder inflammation, day-to-day.
2008/02/23Re-signed by the Los Angeles Dodgers to a one-year contract.
2007/09/23Missed 3 games (right arm injury).
2007/09/20Right arm injury, day-to-day.
2007/02/24Re-signed by the Los Angeles Dodgers to a one-year contract.
2006/05/01Recalled from Las Vegas (AAA).
2006/03/27Optioned to Las Vegas (AAA).
2006/02/20Re-signed by the Los Angeles Dodgers to a one-year contract.
2005/09/20Recalled from Jacksonville (AA).
2005/08/23Optioned to Jacksonville (AA).
2005/07/29Contract purchased from Jacksonville (AA).


2014/08/31Cincinnati Reds traded Jonathan Broxton to the Milwaukee Brewers for two players to be named later (Kevin Shackelford and Barrett Astin-09/10/2014).
2012/07/31Kansas City Royals traded Jonathan Broxton to the Cincinnati Reds for Donnie Joseph and Juan Carlos Sulbaran.
2011/11/29Signed as a free agent by the Kansas City Royals.
2002/06/04Drafted by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 2nd round in 2002.

Career Stats

2014Total Cin/MilNL5704270054.2351010317430.951.65
2012Kansas CityAL35012230035.236119114251.402.27
2012Total KC/CinMLB60045270058.0561816217451.262.48
2011LA DodgersNL1401270012.21510829101.895.68
2010LA DodgersNL64056220062.1643028428731.484.04
2009LA DodgersNL73072360076.04424224291140.962.61
2008LA DodgersNL70035140069.0542924227881.173.13
2007LA DodgersNL8304420082.0693026625991.152.85
2006LA DodgersNL6804130076.1612522733971.232.59
2006Las VegasAAA1101050011.160003180.790.00
2005LA DodgersNL1401000013.213119012221.835.93
2004Vero BeachA2323116011128.111049467431441.193.23
2003South GeorgiaA984200037.1271513122301.313.13
2002Great FallsR1162020029.12299016331.302.76


GP - games played
GS - games started
W - wins
L - losses
SV - saves
CG - complete games
SHO - shutouts
IP - innings pitched
H - hits
R - runs
ER - earned runs
HR - homeruns
BB - walks or base on balls
K - strikouts
WHIP - walks and hits per inning pitched
ERA - earned runs avverage

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