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James Shields | Starting Pitcher

Team: Kansas City Royals
Age / DOB:  (32) / 12/20/1981
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 215
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
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James Shields limited the Rockies to two runs in six innings Wednesday in the Royals' 7-4 win.
It was only the second-ever start for Shields at Coors Field and he handled the difficult pitching conditions impressively, scattering nine hits and a walk while striking out six. The right-hander is now 12-6 with a 3.28 ERA, 1.23 WHIP, and 143/36 K/BB ratio in 178 1/3 innings this season for the Royals, who are 15 games above .500 with a record of 70-55. Shields gets the Yankees next in a makeup game. Aug 19 - 11:57 PM

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Career Stats
YearTMGGSWLSVHOLDIPHRERBBKCGSHOERAWHIP
2006TB21216800124.2141696738104104.841.44
2007TB313112800215202989236184103.851.11
2008TB333314800215208948540160323.561.15
2009TB3333111200219.223911310152167004.141.32
2010TB3433131500203.124612811751187005.181.46
2011TB3333161200249.11958378652251142.821.04
2012TB3333151000227.22081038958223323.521.17
2013KC343413900228.2215828068196203.151.24
Career Totals:25225110082001683.1165477070940814462183.801.23

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Salvador Perez
2Erik Kratz
1B1Eric Hosmer
2Billy Butler
2B1Omar Infante
SS1Alcides Escobar
3B1Mike Moustakas
2Christian Colon
LF1Josh Willingham
CF1Lorenzo Cain
2Jarrod Dyson
RF1Norichika Aoki
DH1Josh Willingham
2Raul Ibanez
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1James Shields
2Jason Vargas
3Jeremy Guthrie
4Yordano Ventura
5Danny Duffy
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Greg Holland
2Wade Davis
3Kelvin Herrera
4Aaron Crow
5Jason Frasor
6Francisley Bueno
7Scott Downs
8Bruce Chen
9Luke Hochevar