Justin Marks # - P

  • Age: 26
  • DOB: 1988/01/12
  • POB: Owensboro, KY
  • Height: 6-3 Weight: 205lbs
  • Bats/Throws: L/L
  • MLB Seasons: 0
  • Drafted by Oakland in 2009 (3rd round).
Year to date10000002.04330323.5013.50
On Pace1000000019.038292902919-13.50

Scouting Report

AssetsOwns a wide variety of pitches, a projectable 6-3 frame and plenty of mound savvy. Throws strikes with relative consistency and is a rather solid performer overall.
FlawsDoesn't have great stuff, so his starting potential in Major League Baseball is somewhat limited. Has trouble being effective when his pitches elevate in the strike zone.
Career potentialDepth lefty starter with a little upside.

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2014/07/25Released by the Texas Rangers.
2014/06/20Claimed off waivers from the Oakland Athletics.
2014/06/20Optioned to Round Rock (AAA).
2014/06/06Acquired from the Kansas City Royals.
2014/06/06Optioned to Sacramento (AAA).
2014/06/02Designated for assignment by the Kansas City Royals.
2014/04/21Optioned to Omaha (AAA).
2014/04/17Recalled from Omaha (AAA).
2014/03/14Optioned to Omaha (AAA).
2014/02/21Re-signed by the Kansas City Royals to a one-year contract.
2013/03/12Optioned to Omaha (AAA).
2013/02/15Re-signed by the Kansas City Royals to a one-year contract.
2012/11/20Contract purchased from Omaha (AAA).
2010/11/10Acquired from the Oakland Athletics.


2014/06/20Claimed by the Texas Rangers off waivers from the Oakland Athletics.
2014/06/06Kansas City Royals traded Justin Marks to the Oakland Athletics for cash considerations.
2010/11/10Kansas City Royals traded David DeJesus to the Oakland Athletics for Vin Mazzaro and Justin Marks.
2009/06/09Drafted by the Oakland Athletics in the 3rd round in 2009.

Career Stats

2014Kansas CityAL10000002.04330323.5013.50
2013NW ArkansasAA222000011.173215121.061.59
2012NW ArkansasAA17173500085.1793936838731.373.80
2012AZL RoyalsR21000005.04110381.401.80
2010Kane CountyA2020312000109.2109666011411191.374.92
2009AZL AthleticsR11010000.0366140--


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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