Jeff Samardzija 29 | Pitcher

Oakland Athletics

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Fri. July 18, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Samardzija allowed four runs over seven innings in a no-decision against the Orioles on Friday. Impact: Samardzija pitched well throughout most of the night, but allowed two-run homers to Jonathan Schoop and Manny Machado to account for all the damage. Samardzija was taken off the hook for the loss when they A's came back to win in the ninth inning. He is next scheduled to toe the rubber on Thursday against the Astros.(RotoWire, )
Sat. July 12, 2014
News: Samardzija went the distance in Friday's 3-2 loss at Seattle. Impact: Samardzija allowed five hits and struck out five. He'll carry a 2.78 ERA into the second half.(STATS, 3:38pm)
Fri. July 11, 2014
News: Samardzija pitched a complete game against the Mariners on Friday, giving up three runs on five hits and striking out five in eight innings. Impact: It's not the kind of complete game pitchers are looking for, but Samardzija could only carry the game so far. The A's only managed to net six hits on the night altogether. Samardzija's ERA sits at 2.40 in two games since he was traded to Oakland.(RotoWire, )
Mon. July 7, 2014
News: Samardzija won his first start for Oakland on Sunday, giving up one run and four hits over seven innings in a 4-2 victory over Toronto. Impact: It was just the third victory for Samardzija despite the fact that his 2.74 ERA ranks 15th in baseball.(STATS, 5:33pm)
Sat. July 5, 2014
News: The Oakland Athletics have an agreement in place to acquire Samardzija and Jason Hammel from the Chicago Cubs for three top prospects in a surprising trade for the team with the best record in the majors, two people with knowledge of the deal said Friday night. Impact: The hard-throwing Samardzija has just a 2-7 record on a Cubs team in last place in the NL Central. But he has a 2.83 ERA and 103 strikeouts in 108 innings, making him one of the most coveted pitchers on the trade market.(STATS, 1:20am)
Jeff Samardzija
2014 Season
Ht: 6' 5"  Wt: 225  Age: 29
Bats: R  Throws: R
Born: 1/23/1985, Merrillville, Indiana
College: Notre Dame
Debut: 2008
Salary: $5,345,000
Injury Status
No Current Injury