Jonathan Papelbon 58 | Pitcher

Philadelphia Phillies

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Mon. Aug 25, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Papelbon earned his 32nd save of the season Monday against the Nationals as he pitched one inning and allowed one run and two hits to go along with two strikeouts. Impact: Papelbon has been racking up saves in a hurry of late as he has five in his last six appearances. Although the Phillies have struggled this season, they have had enough close games to leave Papelbon with plenty of save opportunities.(RotoWire, )
Fri. Aug 22, 2014
News: Papelbon tossed a perfect ninth inning while protecting a 5-4 lead and earned his 31st save against the Cardinals on Friday night. Impact: Papelbon (31 saves, 1.52 ERA) continues to the job done, and while he isn't the most dominant closer in the game, it's difficult to argue with success.(RotoWire, )
Wed. Aug 20, 2014
News: Papelbon earned his 30th save of the year with a scoreless ninth inning against the Mariners on Wednesday. He's now reached the 30-save mark eight times in his last nine seasons. Impact: Papelbon has never been the most popular player, but he's put together some very impressive numbers over his career with 315 saves to go with a 2.34 ERA and 1.02 WHIP.(RotoWire, )
Mon. Aug 18, 2014
News: Papelbon earned his 29th save of the season Monday against the Mariners as he allowed one hit and recorded one strikeout in one scoreless inning. Impact: Papelbon has recorded at least 30 saves in a season every year of his career except for last year when he finished with 29. He continues to be a reliable closer for the Phillies and should remain that way for the rest of the season.(RotoWire, )
Jonathan Papelbon
2014 Season
Ht: 6' 4"  Wt: 215  Age: 33
Bats: R  Throws: R
Born: 11/23/1980, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
College: Mississippi State
Debut: 2005
Salary: $13,000,000
Injury Status
No Current Injury