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Jeff Samardzija    \suh-MAR-jah\

Jeffrey Alan Samardzija (Shark)

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 5", Weight: 225 lb.

Born: January 23, 1985 in Merrillville, IN
High School: Valparaiso HS (Valparaiso, IN)
School: University of Notre Dame (South Bend, IN)
Drafted
by the Chicago Cubs in the 5th round of the 2006 amateur draft.
Signed June 20, 2006. (All Transactions)
Debut: July 25, 2008 (Age 23.184, 16,993rd in MLB history)   vs. FLA 2.0 IP, 2 H, 2 SO, 0 BB, 1 ER
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2009 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Cubs/Athletics/WhiteSox 2008-2015
2015 Contract Status: Signed thru 2015, 1 yr/$9.8M (15) (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2015): 5.028, Free Agent: 2016 [*], Agents: Mark Rodgers,Sam Samardzija [*]
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