P Juan Cardenas #57
Age: 33 | Bats: L | Throws: R | Morale: Great    
07/06/2026
P JUAN CARDENAS #57 - AGE: 33 - BATS: L - THROWS: R - MORALE: GREAT
G GS Rec SV ERA IP HA HR BB K WHIP WAR
23 17 11-4 0 4.34 122.1 131 15 28 78 1.30 1.0
PITCHING RATINGS (OSA)
Overall Pot. Overall Vs Left Vs Right Pot.
Stuff 4 4 4 4
Movement 1 1 1 1
Control 7 7 7 7
PITCHING RATINGS
Pitch Cur. Pot.
Fastball 6 6
Curveball 5 5
Changeup 4 4
 
 
OTHER PITCHING RATINGS
Velocity 92-94 Mph
Stamina 4
Suggested Role Starter
Type Neutral
Hold Runners 3
Defense 7
RUN/BUNT RATINGS
Running Speed: 1
Stealing Ability: 1
Baserunning Inst.: 3
Sacrifice Bunt: 2
Bunt for Hit: 2
   
GAME LOG, LAST 10 GAMES
Date Vs. Result Start IP H R ER BB K Dec
06/06/2026 @ ER Win, 4-2 X 7.1 4 2 2 0 4 Win
05/31/2026 @ QUE Loss, 7-8 X 5.0 8 7 7 2 1 Loss
05/26/2026 MER Win, 4-2 X 7.0 8 0 0 1 6 Win
05/21/2026 @ SLP Win, 5-2 X 7.1 7 2 2 1 3 Win
05/15/2026 @ NEZ Loss, 3-6 X 5.1 6 2 1 1 2
05/09/2026 @ LEO Loss, 0-1 X 7.0 5 1 1 1 6 Loss
05/03/2026 NAU Win, 6-4 X 6.2 7 4 4 1 7 Win
04/28/2026 @ ACA Win, 1-0 X 8.0 2 0 0 2 2 Win
04/22/2026 @ CA Win, 8-7 X 3.2 8 5 5 0 5
04/17/2026 ER Win, 4-3 X 8.1 5 1 1 2 4 Win
PERSONALITY
Always has snacks in his locker.
High: Loyalty
Low: Leader
Birthday:03/21/1993
Born in:Carmen, CAM
Nationality:Mexican
Height:6' 1"
Weight:220 lbs
Local Popularity:Insignificant
National Pop.:Insignificant
STATUS
Contract:Major League Contract
Salary:$660,000
Signed Through:2026 Season
Major Service:5 Years, 333 Days
Service This Yr:None
40-Man Service:5 Years, 433 Days
Pro Service:14 Years
Arbitration Eligibility:Arbitration eligible in offseason
Option Years:Out of option years
Contract Extension: -
Drafted:2009, 16th Pick in Round 2
ALIANZA BEISBOL AL SUR DE LA FRONTERA 2026 PITCHING STATS
Pitching G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG CG% SHO QS QS%
Overall 23 17 11 4 0 4.34 122.1 131 60 59 15 28 78 0 0.0 0 7 41.2
Pitching SVO BS SV% RA GF R/9 H/9 K/9 BB/9 FIP WHIP FIP- WAR BABIP        
Overall 0 0 0.0 6 0 12.43 9.64 5.74 2.06 4.31 1.30 109 1.0 .297        
Pitching AB H 2B 3B HR R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS      
vs. LHB 189 53 9 4 9 33 10 22 1 0 2 .280 .322 .513 .835      
vs. RHB 292 78 13 0 6 27 18 56 2 1 8 .267 .325 .373 .698      
ALIANZA BEISBOL AL SUR DE LA FRONTERA 2026 PITCHING SPLITS
Split G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K  
February 6 0 3 0 0 2.89 18.2 25 6 6 3 1 15  
March 5 5 1 2 0 8.67 27.0 39 26 26 4 11 13  
April 5 5 3 0 0 2.90 31.0 22 10 10 2 9 21  
May 6 6 3 2 0 3.52 38.1 41 16 15 5 7 25  
June 1 1 1 0 0 2.45 7.1 4 2 2 1 0 4  
Spring Training 3 0 0 0 0 8.10 3.1 5 3 3 1 1 3  
Last Year 18 1 0 2 3 8.10 26.2 34 27 24 7 7 11  
2 Years Ago 28 11 5 4 3 4.05 104.1 106 50 47 16 16 85  
Career 135 56 22 25 8 4.67 450.2 499 249 234 59 125 312  
Home 9 6 6 1 0 4.05 46.2 47 21 21 8 9 34  
Road 14 11 5 3 0 4.52 75.2 84 39 38 7 19 44  
Grass 13 10 5 2 0 4.85 68.2 79 38 37 6 18 38  
Turf 10 7 6 2 0 3.69 53.2 52 22 22 9 10 40  
Day 8 6 5 2 0 3.45 44.1 36 17 17 5 11 29  
Night 15 11 6 2 0 4.85 78.0 95 43 42 10 17 49  
As Starter 17 17 8 4 0 4.60 103.2 106 54 53 12 27 63  
As Reliever / Substitution 6 0 3 0 0 2.89 18.2 25 6 6 3 1 15  
CAREER PITCHING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG SHO WHIP BABIP FIP WAR ERA+
2016 Kure - LRS-JPN 23 8 2 1 0 1 6.00 12.0 13 8 8 3 4 5 0 0 1.42 .250 6.80 -0.2 72
2017 Kure - LRS-JPN 24 4 0 0 0 0 5.40 5.0 8 3 3 1 2 2 0 0 2.00 .350 5.36 -0.1 76
2019 Kure - LRS-JPN 26 30 14 1 12 0 5.48 118.1 155 79 72 21 26 75 0 0 1.53 .338 5.28 0.6 85
2020 Canton - PEBA 27 65 0 1 3 2 5.56 79.1 94 49 49 18 21 59 0 0 1.45 .309 5.50 -0.7 81
2021 Canton - PEBA 28 13 0 0 1 0 8.24 19.2 29 18 18 8 7 19 0 0 1.83 .356 7.88 -0.8 52
2022 Canton - PEBA 29 27 4 2 3 1 5.17 55.2 70 33 32 7 7 26 0 0 1.38 .323 4.15 0.6 83
2023 Niihama-shi - PEBA 30 20 0 0 1 0 5.14 35.0 42 22 20 8 9 17 0 0 1.46 .291 5.81 -0.7 77
Total PEBA 125 4 3 8 3 5.65 189.2 235 122 119 41 44 121 0 0 1.47 .314 5.41 -1.5 78
Total LRS-JPN 42 16 2 12 1 5.52 135.1 176 90 83 25 32 82 0 0 1.54 .330 5.42 0.3 84
CAREER MINOR LEAGUE PITCHING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG SHO WHIP BABIP FIP WAR ERA+
2012 Naucalpan - AAA 19 15 0 3 0 2 4.44 24.1 27 12 12 3 11 10 0 0 1.56 .304 5.02 -0.2 92
2013 Naucalpan - AAA 20 30 6 2 5 0 2.99 72.1 65 27 24 6 28 57 0 0 1.29 .281 3.17 1.2 121
2014 Naucalpan - AAA 21 21 21 1 10 0 6.08 100.2 136 73 68 12 35 71 0 0 1.70 .353 4.61 1.7 81
2015 Ikari - AAA 22 21 21 9 2 0 2.37 125.1 105 34 33 10 17 109 1 0 0.97 .278 3.05 3.4 172
2016 Ikari - AAA 23 21 21 7 7 0 3.86 119.0 133 53 51 11 19 90 0 0 1.28 .328 3.64 2.2 105
2017 Ikari - AAA 24 22 21 5 7 0 4.65 118.0 135 65 61 13 26 93 0 0 1.36 .333 4.09 1.7 91
2018 Ikari - AAA 25 19 18 8 7 0 3.82 108.1 109 48 46 10 20 88 0 0 1.19 .307 3.84 2.4 119
2021 Youngstown - AA 28 9 0 0 0 2 0.53 17.0 8 1 1 0 0 16 0 0 0.47 .186 1.76 0.6 784
2021 Allentown - AAA 28 16 0 2 0 0 4.91 29.1 30 16 16 4 4 22 0 0 1.16 .292 4.02 0.2 89
2022 Youngstown - AA 29 32 0 1 2 2 2.97 39.1 41 21 13 6 5 41 0 0 1.17 .333 3.45 0.4 135
2022 Allentown - AAA 29 1 1 1 0 0 1.29 7.0 2 2 1 0 1 3 0 0 0.43 .111 3.26 0.2 317
2024 Ciudad Juarez - AAA 31 28 11 5 4 3 4.05 104.1 106 50 47 16 16 85 0 0 1.17 .297 4.10 0.6 89
2025 Ciudad Juarez - AAA 32 18 1 0 2 3 8.10 26.2 34 27 24 7 7 11 0 0 1.54 .290 6.75 -0.6 51
2026 Ciudad Juarez - AAA 33 23 17 11 4 0 4.34 122.1 131 60 59 15 28 78 0 0 1.30 .297 4.31 1.0 91
Total GBB AAA 17 1 3 0 0 4.21 36.1 32 18 17 4 5 25 0 0 1.02 .262 3.87 133.2
Total GNL AA 41 0 1 2 4 2.24 56.1 49 22 14 6 5 57 0 0 0.96 .291 2.94 331.1
Total MD-JPN AAA 83 81 29 23 0 3.65 470.2 482 200 191 44 82 380 1 0 1.20 .312 3.64 122.4
Total ABSF-MEX AAA 135 56 22 25 8 4.67 450.2 499 249 234 59 125 312 0 0 1.38 .308 4.33 90.9
CAREER POSTSEASON PITCHING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG SHO WHIP BABIP FIP WAR ERA+
2012 Naucalpan - ABSF-MEX AAA 19 2 0 0 0 0 3.60 5.0 5 2 2 0 3 6 0 0 1.60 .385 0.00 0.0 0
2013 Naucalpan - ABSF-MEX AAA 20 3 3 1 1 0 4.76 17.0 21 11 9 1 5 12 0 0 1.53 .351 0.00 0.0 0
2014 Naucalpan - ABSF-MEX AAA 21 2 1 0 1 0 16.20 3.1 11 6 6 2 1 2 0 0 3.60 .563 0.00 0.0 0
2015 Ikari - MD-JPN AAA 22 1 1 0 1 0 5.68 6.1 10 4 4 0 1 4 0 0 1.74 .435 0.00 0.0 0
2024 Ciudad Juarez - ABSF-MEX AAA 31 2 0 0 0 0 0.00 5.1 4 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0.75 .286 0.00 0.0 0
Total MD-JPN AAA 1 1 0 1 0 5.68 6.1 10 4 4 0 1 4 0 0 1.74 .435 3.00 71.7
Total ABSF-MEX AAA 9 4 1 2 0 4.99 30.2 41 19 17 3 9 25 0 0 1.63 .380 3.37 237.6
CAREER FIELDING STATS
Year/Team/League POS G GS PO A DP TC E PCT INN RNG ZR EFF PB RSTA RTO RTO%
2012 Naucalpan - AAA P 15 0 1 4 1 6 1 .833 24.1 1.85 -0.0 .000
2013 Naucalpan - AAA P 30 6 3 9 2 12 0 1.000 72.1 1.49 -0.0 1.054
2014 Naucalpan - AAA P 21 21 10 12 1 22 0 1.000 100.2 1.97 +0.1 1.039
2015 Ikari - AAA P 21 21 8 19 4 27 0 1.000 125.1 1.94 +0.4 1.033
2016 Ikari - AAA P 21 21 7 20 2 27 0 1.000 119.0 2.04 +0.4 1.040
2016 Kure - INT P 8 2 2 1 0 3 0 1.000 12.0 2.25 +0.5 1.516
2017 Ikari - AAA P 22 21 6 14 0 20 0 1.000 118.0 1.53 +0.7 1.082
2017 Kure - INT P 4 0 0 1 0 1 0 1.000 5.0 1.80 -0.0 1.009
2018 Ikari - AAA P 19 18 5 14 0 19 0 1.000 108.1 1.58 -0.1 1.004
2019 Kure - INT P 30 14 11 16 2 30 3 .900 118.1 2.05 -1.3 .844
2020 Canton - ML P 62 0 7 8 0 16 1 .938 79.1 1.70 -0.4 .915
2021 Canton - ML P 13 0 1 3 0 4 0 1.000 19.2 1.83 +0.0 1.040
2021 Allentown - AAA P 16 0 0 2 0 2 0 1.000 29.1 0.61 +0.0 1.036
2021 Youngstown - AA P 9 0 0 2 0 2 0 1.000 17.0 1.06 +0.0 1.036
2022 Canton - ML P 27 4 3 12 1 15 0 1.000 55.2 2.43 +0.5 1.111
2022 Allentown - AAA P 1 1 0 3 0 3 0 1.000 7.0 3.86 +0.1 1.032
2022 Youngstown - AA P 32 0 2 14 1 17 1 .941 39.1 3.66 -0.5 .967
2023 Niihama-shi - ML P 20 0 3 0 0 3 0 1.000 35.0 0.77 -0.1 1.031
2024 Ciudad Juarez - AAA P 28 11 11 8 2 20 1 .950 104.1 1.64 -0.3 1.033
2025 Ciudad Juarez - AAA P 18 1 3 6 2 10 1 .900 26.2 3.04 +0.1 1.034
2026 Ciudad Juarez - AAA P 23 17 11 11 1 23 1 .957 122.1 1.62 -1.2 .958
TOTAL P 440 158 94 179 19 282 9 .968 1339.0 1.83 -1.1 1.013
PLAYER HISTORY
08/01/2009 Drafted in the 2009 first-year player draft (Round 2, Pick 16, 32nd overall Pick) by the Naucalpan Café Tacvbas.
01/01/2010 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 2 (16); Movement: 1 (1); Control: 4 (57).
01/01/2011 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 1 (2); Movement: 1 (1); Control: 2 (6).
01/01/2012 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 3 (3); Movement: 4 (4); Control: 3 (7).
06/24/2012 Won the 2012 Alianza Béisbol Al Sur de la Frontera Gran Final de Mejico with the Naucalpan Café Tacvbas!
07/16/2012 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $30,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2013 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 3 (4); Movement: 4 (4); Control: 4 (7).
06/25/2013 Won the 2013 Alianza Béisbol Al Sur de la Frontera Gran Final de Mejico with the Naucalpan Café Tacvbas!
07/17/2013 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $30,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2014 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 4 (4); Movement: 4 (4); Control: 5 (7).
07/19/2014 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $30,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2015 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 4 (4); Movement: 4 (4); Control: 5 (7).
02/08/2015 Released by the Naucalpan Café Tacvbas.
03/05/2015 Signed a 1-year contract worth a total of $100,000 with the Kure Arsenal organization.
04/26/2015 Injured (sore thumb), day-to-day for 1 day.
07/19/2015 Was selected to the 2015 Minarai Doumei All-Star Game.
10/02/2015 Won the 2015 Minarai Doumei Sun & Moon Unification with the Ikari Warriors!
11/06/2015 Named Minor League Pitcher of the Year by the Kure Arsenal organization.
01/01/2016 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 4 (4); Movement: 4 (4); Control: 7 (8).
07/01/2016 Wins the MD-JPN AAA MD-JPN AAA Pitcher of the Month Award.
07/17/2016 Was selected to the 2016 Minarai Doumei All-Star Game.
11/04/2016 Won the 2016 League of the Rising Sun Neo-Tokyo Cup with the Kure Arsenal!
11/29/2016 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $81,500 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2017 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 4 (4); Movement: 4 (4); Control: 8 (8).
01/01/2018 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 4 (4); Movement: 4 (4); Control: 6 (7).
01/01/2019 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 4 (4); Movement: 4 (4); Control: 7 (7).
10/30/2019 Released by the Kure Arsenal.
11/24/2019 Signed a 4-year contract worth a total of $13,400,000 with the Canton Longshoremen organization.
01/01/2020 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 5 (5); Movement: 4 (4); Control: 8 (8).
01/01/2021 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 5 (5); Movement: 5 (5); Control: 8 (8).
01/01/2022 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 5 (5); Movement: 4 (4); Control: 7 (7).
12/26/2022 Was traded by the Canton Longshoremen to the Niihama-shi Ghosts, along with LF Masayuki Tada, in exchange for a 9th draft pick.
01/01/2023 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 5 (5); Movement: 4 (4); Control: 8 (8).
08/07/2023 Released by the Niihama-shi Ghosts.
01/01/2024 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 4 (5); Movement: 4 (4); Control: 8 (8).
01/01/2025 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 5 (5); Movement: 4 (4); Control: 8 (8).
07/24/2025 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $660,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2026 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 5 (5); Movement: 4 (4); Control: 8 (8).
LEADERBOARD APPEARANCES
Year W Rank
2026 11 9
Year L Rank
2014 10 3
2019 12 4
Year Win. % Rank
2026 .733 6
Year HRA Rank
2019 21 6
Year WP Rank
2024 7 10
Year SHO Rank
2016 0 5
2017 0 6
2019 0 6
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