1B Josh Shaffer #56
Age: 36 | Bats: R | Throws: R | Morale: Normal    
11/12/2026
1B JOSH SHAFFER #56 - AGE: 36 - BATS: R - THROWS: R - MORALE: NORMAL
G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K AVG OBP SLG SB WAR
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0.0
BATTING RATINGS (OSA)
Overall Pot. Overall Vs Left Vs Right Pot.  
Contact 4 4 4 5
Gap 5 6 5 6
Power 5 5 5 5
Eye 5 6 5 6
Avoid K's 6 6 6 6
FIELDING RATINGS
Catcher Infield Outfield
Range: - 6 2
Errors: - 5 5
Arm: 1 8 1
Turn DP: - 1 -
Ability: 1 - -
POSITION RATINGS
Pitcher: - Shortstop: -
Catcher: - Left Field: -
1st Base: 5 Center Field: -
2nd Base: - Right Field: -
3rd Base: -
       
RUN/BUNT
Running Speed: 2
Stealing Ability: 3
Baserunning Inst.: 3
Sacrifice Bunt: 1
Bunt for Hit: 1
   
GAME LOG, LAST 10 GAMES
Date Vs. Result AB R H BI HR BB K SB
PERSONALITY
Shaffer has a good head on his shoulders.
High: Greed, Intelligence
Low: Leader
Birthday:01/25/1990
Born in:Kearny, NJ
Nationality:American
Height:6' 1"
Weight:235 lbs
Local Popularity:Insignificant
National Pop.:Insignificant
STATUS
Contract:None, Free Agent
Salary:-
Signed Through:-
Major Service:11 Years, 12 Days
Service This Yr:None
40-Man Service:11 Years, 19 Days
Pro Service:18 Years
Arbitration Eligibility:Not eligible, free agent after contract expires!
Option Years:3 option years left
Contract Extension: -
Drafted:2008, 17th Pick in Round 6
CAREER BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
2014 Duluth - PEBA 24 126 478 130 32 2 14 63 59 36 2 5 77 0 0 .272 .322 .435 .758 99 99 2.3
2015 Duluth - PEBA 25 126 481 122 27 3 14 71 60 42 4 6 81 0 0 .254 .315 .410 .725 91 88 1.8
2016 Duluth - PEBA 26 141 540 160 29 1 14 58 64 42 3 4 66 0 2 .296 .348 .431 .780 110 112 3.1
2017 Duluth - PEBA 27 149 563 161 35 4 14 79 62 48 6 6 77 1 2 .286 .345 .437 .782 114 117 3.7
2018 Duluth - PEBA 28 142 523 162 38 3 7 60 70 49 11 8 76 0 1 .310 .376 .434 .810 123 126 5.2
2019 Duluth - PEBA 29 148 538 130 36 0 8 59 49 50 8 8 97 0 1 .242 .311 .353 .664 82 83 1.8
2020 Duluth - PEBA 30 154 540 140 35 2 6 56 62 59 11 6 83 3 0 .259 .341 .365 .706 89 90 2.3
2021 Lupin - PEBA 31 100 331 76 16 1 6 22 35 29 2 3 50 0 0 .230 .293 .338 .632 71 73 0.8
2022 Rio Grande Valley - PEBA 32 69 244 75 23 1 3 25 24 19 0 3 27 0 0 .307 .353 .447 .800 119 121 2.2
2023 Rio Grande Valley - PEBA 33 104 294 72 15 0 2 33 23 21 4 2 68 0 1 .245 .302 .316 .619 77 69 0.0
2024 Crystal Lake - PEBA 34 90 262 72 19 0 1 31 30 25 2 2 41 0 0 .275 .340 .359 .699 104 100 1.3
2025 Crystal Lake - PEBA 35 19 74 16 3 0 0 5 6 4 0 0 17 0 0 .216 .256 .257 .513 49 51 -0.1
Total PEBA 1368 4868 1316 308 17 89 562 544 424 53 53 760 4 7 .270 .332 .395 .728 98 98 24.3
CAREER MINOR LEAGUE BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
2007 East Rutherford HS - HS 17 28 93 32 9 0 3 16 23 11 1 2 14 0 0 .344 .411 .538 .949 133 133 0.0
2008 East Rutherford HS - HS 18 36 109 41 6 1 3 22 28 11 1 3 11 1 0 .376 .427 .532 .960 145 148 0.0
2008 Taku - S A 18 74 241 64 19 0 0 23 18 8 3 3 33 1 0 .266 .294 .344 .639 91 95 0.0
2009 Drumright - A 19 124 448 134 52 2 6 54 55 25 7 7 71 6 1 .299 .341 .464 .805 133 122 0.0
2010 Rapid City - A 20 55 236 82 21 1 4 24 27 14 4 1 33 1 1 .347 .392 .496 .888 149 154 0.0
2010 Monterey - AA 20 68 235 53 15 0 2 18 23 8 2 5 48 0 1 .226 .252 .315 .567 66 60 0.0
2011 Mississauga - AA 21 133 533 160 54 6 11 100 73 40 5 5 89 0 0 .300 .352 .486 .838 137 140 0.0
2012 Mississauga - AA 22 96 395 125 37 2 8 66 48 31 2 8 72 1 0 .316 .362 .481 .843 124 126 0.0
2012 Madison - AAA 22 36 146 41 6 1 4 17 18 15 2 0 25 0 0 .281 .356 .418 .774 113 115 0.0
2013 Madison - AAA 23 129 532 152 42 1 17 75 70 40 5 5 79 0 2 .286 .338 .464 .803 120 117 0.0
Total GBB AAA 165 678 193 48 2 21 92 88 55 7 5 104 0 2 .285 .342 .454 .797 118 117
Total GNL AA 297 1163 338 106 8 21 184 144 79 9 18 209 1 1 .291 .336 .450 .785 118 119
Total NAFTA A 179 684 216 73 3 10 78 82 39 11 8 104 7 2 .316 .358 .475 .834 138 133
Total IF HS 64 202 73 15 1 6 38 51 22 2 5 25 1 0 .361 .420 .535 .955 139 141
Total SS-A 74 241 64 19 0 0 23 18 8 3 3 33 1 0 .266 .294 .344 .639 91 95
CAREER POSTSEASON BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
2007 East Rutherford HS - IF HS 17 2 5 2 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .400 .500 .600 1.100 0 0 0.0
2016 Duluth - PEBA 26 4 14 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 5 0 0 .143 .200 .143 .343 0 0 0.0
2017 Duluth - PEBA 27 5 20 5 1 0 0 3 2 1 0 0 4 0 0 .250 .286 .300 .586 0 0 0.0
2022 Rio Grande Valley - PEBA 32 17 61 12 1 0 2 9 4 4 1 0 8 0 0 .197 .258 .311 .569 0 0 0.0
2023 Rio Grande Valley - PEBA 33 2 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .400 .250 .650 0 0 0.0
2024 Crystal Lake - PEBA 34 18 58 14 2 0 3 4 9 5 0 0 10 0 0 .241 .302 .431 .733 0 0 0.0
Total PEBA 46 157 34 4 0 5 16 16 12 1 0 28 0 0 .217 .276 .338 .614 73 72
Total IF HS 2 5 2 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .400 .500 .600 1.100 171 178
CAREER FIELDING STATS
Year/Team/League POS G GS PO A DP TC E PCT INN RNG ZR EFF PB RSTA RTO RTO%
2007 East Rutherford HS - HS 1B 28 28 206 11 15 222 5 .977 222.2 8.77 0.0 .000
2008 Taku - S A 1B 5 3 35 2 4 38 1 .974 29.0 11.48 0.0 .000
2008 East Rutherford HS - HS 1B 10 0 12 1 1 13 0 1.000 16.0 7.31 0.0 .000
2008 Taku - S A 3B 68 62 44 130 0 201 27 .866 511.0 3.06 0.0 .000
2008 East Rutherford HS - HS 3B 29 28 24 50 3 85 11 .871 232.0 2.87 0.0 .000
2008 Taku - S A DH 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.0 0.00 0.0 .000
2009 Drumright - A 1B 2 1 8 0 1 8 0 1.000 9.0 8.00 0.0 .000
2009 Drumright - A 3B 120 119 90 235 20 338 13 .962 1038.2 2.82 0.0 .000
2009 Drumright - A SS 1 1 1 4 2 6 1 .833 9.0 5.00 0.0 .000
2010 Monterey - AA 1B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 1.0 0.00 0.0 .000
2010 Rapid City - A 1B 2 0 4 0 1 4 0 1.000 4.0 9.00 0.0 .000
2010 Monterey - AA 3B 66 64 51 108 7 161 2 .988 551.1 2.60 0.0 .000
2010 Rapid City - A 3B 55 55 52 101 15 160 7 .956 498.0 2.77 0.0 .000
2010 Monterey - AA SS 1 1 2 0 0 2 0 1.000 9.0 2.00 0.0 .000
2011 Mississauga - AA 3B 133 133 91 240 24 348 17 .951 1192.1 2.50 0.0 .000
2012 Mississauga - AA 1B 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 1.000 1.0 9.00 0.0 .000
2012 Madison - AAA 3B 36 36 17 60 4 84 7 .917 324.1 2.14 0.0 .000
2012 Mississauga - AA 3B 96 96 63 195 18 271 13 .952 858.1 2.71 0.0 .000
2013 Madison - AAA 1B 4 0 9 0 0 9 0 1.000 9.2 8.38 +0.4 2.115
2013 Madison - AAA 3B 124 124 76 231 17 322 15 .953 1128.2 2.45 +7.4 1.032
2013 Madison - AAA LF 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1.000 4.1 2.08 -0.0 .994
2014 Duluth - ML 1B 2 1 8 1 2 9 0 1.000 9.2 8.38 +0.1 1.055
2014 Duluth - ML 3B 113 112 75 204 15 290 11 .962 999.2 2.51 +4.1 1.020
2015 Duluth - ML 3B 123 123 91 205 9 302 6 .980 1099.0 2.42 +5.3 1.026
2016 Duluth - ML 3B 140 139 98 211 14 322 13 .960 1251.2 2.22 +0.9 1.003
2017 Duluth - ML 1B 2 0 2 1 0 3 0 1.000 4.0 6.75 +0.0 1.043
2017 Duluth - ML 3B 144 144 86 221 14 323 16 .950 1287.2 2.15 +1.2 1.005
2017 Duluth - ML SS 1 0 3 2 1 5 0 1.000 8.0 5.63 -0.0 .982
2018 Duluth - ML 1B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 1.0 0.00 0.0 .000
2018 Duluth - ML 3B 140 138 101 234 18 346 11 .968 1231.0 2.45 +10.0 1.045
2019 Duluth - ML 3B 148 148 85 240 20 336 11 .967 1309.0 2.23 +6.7 1.033
2020 Duluth - ML 3B 154 149 78 285 19 375 12 .968 1337.1 2.44 +7.8 1.031
2021 Lupin - ML 2B 1 1 1 4 3 5 0 1.000 8.0 5.63 +0.1 1.032
2021 Lupin - ML 3B 98 94 50 181 12 236 5 .979 800.0 2.60 +6.5 1.043
2021 Lupin - ML SS 1 1 1 2 0 4 1 .750 8.0 3.38 -1.2 .506
2022 Rio Grande Valley - ML 1B 1 0 2 0 0 2 0 1.000 2.0 9.00 0.0 .000
2022 Rio Grande Valley - ML 3B 66 65 36 119 8 161 6 .963 547.0 2.55 +5.7 1.059
2023 Rio Grande Valley - ML 1B 15 11 116 4 13 123 3 .976 103.0 10.49 -0.9 .887
2023 Rio Grande Valley - ML 3B 84 58 41 140 12 191 10 .948 563.1 2.89 +2.4 1.020
2024 Crystal Lake - ML 3B 75 66 40 116 10 160 4 .975 599.0 2.34 +2.6 1.027
2024 Crystal Lake - ML LF 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 9.0 0.00 -0.7 .000
2024 Crystal Lake - ML RF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 2.1 0.00 0.0 .000
2025 Crystal Lake - ML 3B 19 19 12 37 1 49 0 1.000 172.0 2.56 +0.2 1.006
TOTAL 1B 74 44 403 20 38 432 9 .979 412.0 9.24 -0.3 .960
TOTAL 2B 1 1 1 4 3 5 0 1.000 8.0 5.63 +0.1 1.032
TOTAL 3B 2031 1972 1301 3543 260 5061 217 .957 17531.1 2.49 +60.7 1.027
TOTAL SS 4 3 7 8 3 17 2 .882 34.0 3.97 -1.2 .665
TOTAL LF 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 1.000 13.1 0.67 -0.7 .497
TOTAL RF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 2.1 0.00 0.0 .000
TOTAL DH 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.0 0.00 0.0 .000
PLAYER HISTORY
04/04/2007 Injured (hyperextended knee), out for 1-2 weeks.
01/01/2008 SISA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 21 (73); Power: 18 (78); Eye: 15 (-).
06/01/2008 Released by the East Rutherford HS Cavaliers.
06/07/2008 Drafted in the 2008 first-year player draft (Round 6, Pick 17, 137th overall Pick) by the San Antonio Calzones of Laredo.
01/01/2009 SISA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 22 (46); Power: 4 (20); Eye: 9 (-).
04/06/2009 Named the #51 prospect in the PEBA
06/09/2009 Injured (swollen eye), day-to-day for 5 days.
01/01/2010 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 31 (57); Power: 12 (34); Eye: 12 (45).
03/29/2010 Named the #26 prospect in the PEBA
06/02/2010 Injured (knee contusion), out for 5 days.
07/04/2010 Was traded by the San Antonio Calzones of Laredo to the Duluth Warriors, along with 1B P. Salmarán, CF A. LaRouche, a 1st draft pick, a 2nd draft pick, in exchange for SP M. Buck, SP G. White, $4,000,000.
07/12/2010 Wins the NAFTA A AWL Player of the Week Award.
07/27/2010 Goes 0-4 against the Drumright Tornadoes, ending his hitting streak at 29 games.
01/01/2011 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 4 (6); Power: 2 (4); Eye: 2 (6).
04/04/2011 Named the #74 prospect in the PEBA
06/12/2011 Was selected to the 2011 Great Northern League All-Star Game.
06/27/2011 Wins the GNL AA CAAL Player of the Week Award.
01/01/2012 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 5 (7); Power: 3 (4); Eye: 2 (4).
04/02/2012 Named the #83 prospect in the PEBA
04/09/2012 Wins the GNL AA CAAL Player of the Week Award.
09/30/2012 Wins the 2012 GNL AA CAAL Glove Wizard Award at 3B.
01/01/2013 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 6 (7); Power: 4 (5); Eye: 3 (5).
01/14/2013 Injured (elbow strain), out for 6 weeks.
04/01/2013 Named the #63 prospect in the PEBA
06/09/2013 Was selected to the 2013 Global Baseball Brotherhood All-Star Game.
08/28/2013 Injured (torn groin), out for 6 weeks.
01/01/2014 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 5 (6); Power: 5 (5); Eye: 4 (5).
03/31/2014 Named the #67 prospect in the PEBA
05/13/2014 Injured (strained hamstring), out for 3-4 weeks.
09/01/2014 Wins the PEBA SL Rookie of the Month Award.
11/21/2014 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $414,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2015 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (7); Power: 5 (5); Eye: 5 (5).
05/11/2015 Injured (herniated disc (back)), out for 4-5 weeks.
11/06/2015 Wins the 2015 PEBA SL All-Leather Award at 3B.
11/24/2015 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $414,000 through automatic renewal.
01/01/2016 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (7); Power: 5 (5); Eye: 5 (6).
09/11/2016 Injured (sprained knee), out for 6 days.
09/24/2016 Injured (sprained thumb), out for 2 weeks.
11/07/2016 Signed a 2-year contract extension worth a total of $3,490,000 with the Duluth Warriors organization.
01/01/2017 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 6 (6); Power: 4 (4); Eye: 5 (5).
05/10/2017 Injured (bruised shin), day-to-day for 4 days.
09/19/2017 Injured (mild hamstring strain), day-to-day for 1 day.
01/01/2018 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (7); Power: 5 (5); Eye: 6 (6).
01/04/2018 Signed a 4-year contract extension worth a total of $29,980,000 with the Duluth Warriors organization.
05/13/2018 Injured (knee contusion), out for 2 weeks.
06/09/2018 Injured (sinusitis), out for 4 days.
01/01/2019 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (7); Power: 5 (5); Eye: 5 (5).
09/23/2019 Injured (foot contusion), out for one week.
01/01/2020 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (8); Power: 5 (5); Eye: 6 (6).
07/12/2020 Was selected to the 2020 Planetary Extreme Baseball Alliance All-Star Game.
12/19/2020 Was traded by the Duluth Warriors to the Lupin Cliff Hangers in exchange for MR Gustavo Rivera, a 2nd draft pick.
01/01/2021 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (7); Power: 5 (5); Eye: 6 (6).
03/14/2021 Injured (bronchitis), out for 4 days.
06/12/2021 Injured (elbow tendinitis), out for 5 weeks.
08/12/2021 Injured (hip soreness), day-to-day for 3 days.
10/20/2021 Released by the Lupin Cliff Hangers.
01/01/2022 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (7); Power: 5 (5); Eye: 6 (6).
04/20/2022 Signed a minor league contract with the Rio Grande Valley Ocelots organization.
05/09/2022 Injured (strained oblique), out for 3 weeks.
06/14/2022 Signed a 1-year contract extension worth a total of $950,000 with the Rio Grande Valley Ocelots organization.
06/14/2022 Injured (sore ankle), day-to-day for 1 day.
07/09/2022 Injured (strained hamstring), out for 6 weeks.
07/30/2022 Suffered setback in recovery from injury, will miss another 4 weeks.
01/01/2023 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (7); Power: 5 (5); Eye: 6 (7).
07/01/2023 Injured (elbow contusion), out for 6 days.
11/23/2023 Released by the Rio Grande Valley Ocelots.
01/01/2024 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 7 (7); Power: 5 (5); Eye: 6 (7).
03/10/2024 Signed a 1-year contract worth a total of $1,901,000 with the Crystal Lake Sandgnats organization.
08/05/2024 Injured (undisclosed injury), out for 5 days.
09/13/2024 Signed a 3-year contract extension worth a total of $30,500,000 with the Crystal Lake Sandgnats organization.
11/11/2024 Wins the 2024 Planetary Extreme Championship with the Crystal Lake Sandgnats.
01/01/2025 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 6 (7); Power: 5 (5); Eye: 6 (7).
04/28/2025 Was traded by the Crystal Lake Sandgnats to the Shin Seiki Evas, along with 3B Brett Curry, LF Juan García, SS Kinji Kondo, SS Aurelio Espinoza, a 2nd draft pick, a 3rd draft pick, in exchange for 2B Marvin Miller, SS Ed Madore.
06/20/2025 Released by the Shin Seiki Evas.
01/01/2026 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 6 (7); Power: 5 (5); Eye: 6 (7).
LEADERBOARD APPEARANCES
Year 2B Rank
2018 38 4
2019 36 7
Year IBB Rank
2015 7 3
2020 8 2
2023 7 10
Year HP Rank
2018 11 9
Year SF Rank
2018 8 4
2019 8 5
2020 6 9
Year AVG Rank
2018 .310 4
Year WAR Rank
2018 4.9 7
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