Joe James
Jupiter (JAC) Marlins (R)
Joe James
Birthdate:
Aug. 11, 2004 (21 y, 0 m, 0 d)
Born In:
Hamden, CT, USA
Nationality:
American
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/L
Height/Weight:
6'5"/201
Entry:
2023 Draft - Round: 25, Overall: 749, Team: Jacksonville Bombers
Contract:
Minor League
ML Service Time:
None

2025 Season Pitching Summary

Team G GS IP W-L SV SD MD BB K ERA FIP FIP- xFIP WAR
JUPJ - GCL
8 0 21.0 0-0 0 0 1 10 29 4.286 5.514 122 3.814 -0.19
Current Status
MLB Service Time None
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 2 years
Roster Status Minor Leagues
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Low
Desire for Win Normal
Greed High
Intelligence High
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Unknown
Local Unknown
Current Contract
Minor League Contract
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 3 7 1 3 2
vs R 3 7 1 3 2
vs L 4 8 1 3 2
Potential 6 7 2 4 5
Fielding C IF OF
Range 3 2
Error 12 5
Arm 1 7 4
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 12
Run/Bunt
Speed 8
Stealing 6
Running 10
Sac Bunt 11
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 8 3 3
vs R 8 3 3
vs L 8 3 4
Potential 9 3 6
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Curveball 8 9
Changeup 5 5
Knuckleball 10 12
Other Pitching
Velocity 88-90 mph
GB % 42%
Stamina 18
Hold 15
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
2025-07-14
Velocity increased from 87-89 mph to 88-90 mph
Curveball Pot increased from 8 to 9
Curveball increased from 7 to 8
2025-07-07
Contact vs L increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks increased from 1 to 2
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 1 to 2
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 1 to 2
2025-06-09
Weight decreased from 202 to 201
2025-06-02
Stuff Potential increased from 8 to 9
Stuff increased from 7 to 8
Stuff vs R increased from 7 to 8
Stuff vs L increased from 7 to 8
Position changed from SP to RP
Role changed from SP to RP
2025-05-19
Gap vs L increased from 7 to 8
2025-05-12
GB% decreased from 43% to 42%
2025-05-05
Movement Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Movement decreased from 4 to 3
Movement vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Movement vs L decreased from 4 to 3
GB% decreased from 45% to 43%
2025-04-14
Gap vs R increased from 6 to 7
Eye increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs R increased from 2 to 3
Infield Range decreased from 4 to 3
2025-03-27
Velocity increased from 86-88 mph to 87-89 mph
2025-03-18
Speed increased from 7 to 8
Knuckleball increased from 9 to 10
2025-03-09
Weight decreased from 203 to 202
2025-02-23
P defense decreased from 13 to 12
Stuff vs L increased from 6 to 7
2025-02-08
Speed decreased from 8 to 7
Stuff increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs R increased from 6 to 7
Movement Potential decreased from 7 to 4
Movement decreased from 7 to 4
Movement vs R decreased from 7 to 4
Movement vs L decreased from 7 to 4
Knuckleball increased from 8 to 9
2024-10-07
Eye vs L increased from 2 to 3
Baserunning increased from 9 to 10
2024-09-16
Stealing increased from 5 to 6
2024-09-09
Speed increased from 7 to 8
2024-09-02
Gap increased from 6 to 7
Gap vs L increased from 6 to 7
2024-08-12
Velocity increased from 85-87 mph to 86-88 mph
2024-08-05
Weight increased from 202 to 203
2024-07-31
Gap vs R increased from 5 to 6
2024-07-22
Velocity increased from 84-86 mph to 85-87 mph
2024-07-08
Speed decreased from 8 to 7
Velocity increased from 80-83 mph to 84-86 mph
Curveball Pot increased from 7 to 8
Curveball increased from 6 to 7
2024-06-17
Control vs L increased from 3 to 4
2024-05-20
Gap increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs L increased from 5 to 6
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 6
GB% decreased from 47% to 45%
Knuckleball increased from 7 to 8
2024-04-07
Changeup Pot decreased from 6 to 5
2024-03-20
Contact increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs R increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs L increased from 2 to 3
Control Potential decreased from 7 to 6
2024-03-11
GB% decreased from 48% to 47%
2024-02-03
Changeup Pot decreased from 7 to 6
2024-01-17
Infield Error increased from 11 to 12
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 6
Control Potential decreased from 8 to 7
2023-12-19
Bunt for Hit decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 201 to 202
2023-11-09
Baserunning increased from 8 to 9
Infield Arm decreased from 8 to 7
Control Potential decreased from 9 to 8
GB% decreased from 49% to 48%
Curveball increased from 5 to 6
Changeup Pot decreased from 8 to 7
Weight increased from 200 to 201
2023-09-11
Infield Arm increased from 7 to 8
Stuff Potential decreased from 9 to 8
Control Potential decreased from 10 to 9
Curveball increased from 4 to 5
Changeup Pot decreased from 9 to 8
Weight increased from 199 to 200
2023-07-17
Gap increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs R increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs L increased from 4 to 5
Control increased from 2 to 3
Control vs R increased from 2 to 3
Control vs L increased from 2 to 3
GB% decreased from 51% to 49%
Weight increased from 198 to 199

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W-L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
JUPJ - GCL
2025 20 0 8 21.0 0-0 0 29 10 31.52% 10.87% 4.35% 80.29% 56.67% 0.362 4.286 5.514 122 3.814 -1.23 -0.19
Total - R
R
0 8 21.0 0-0 0 29 10 31.52% 10.87% 4.35% 80.29% 56.67% 0.362 4.286 5.514 122 3.814 -1.23 -0.19

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
JUPJ - GCL
2025 P 8 21.0 3 1 0 1.000 1.714 1.063 -0.23
Total P 8 21.0 3 1 0 -0.23

Gulf Coast League Pitching Log

Date Opp Score GS IP H R ER HR BB K IBB HBP GB FB BF PI GSC WPA ERA FIP
Aug. 6, 2025
Aug 6
GSL 8 - 2 2.1 3 0 0 0 1 3 0 1 2 2 12 37 - 0.01
July 28, 2025
Jul 28
@GSL 11 - 3 1.1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 5 17 - 0.00
July 24, 2025
Jul 24
GWAS 8 - 0 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 3 7 31 - 0.00
July 18, 2025
Jul 18
GWAS 8 - 10 0.1 4 4 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 6 21 - -0.15
July 11, 2025
Jul 11
@GWAS 3 - 10 3.0 3 1 1 0 1 3 0 0 3 1 11 35 - 0.00
July 2, 2025
Jul 2
@PSL 2 - 11 3.1 3 4 4 3 2 2 0 1 5 3 16 65 - -0.02
June 28, 2025
Jun 28
GSL 3 - 6 4.1 4 1 1 1 0 9 0 0 3 1 17 63 - -0.01
June 24, 2025
Jun 24
GWAS 1 - 3 4.1 1 1 1 0 5 8 1 0 2 2 18 78 - 0.04
Player Awards
None