6-4, 235lb (193cm, 106kg)
New York Yankees (majors)
November 6, 1988
in Ladner, Canada
Draft: Drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays in the 1st round (37th) of the 2009 MLB June Amateur Draft from University of Kentucky (Lexington, KY) and the Seattle Mariners in the 4th round of the 2010 MLB June Amateur Draft.
High School: Delta SS (Ladner, BC)
School: University of Kentucky (Lexington, KY)
September 7, 2013
18,146th in MLB history)
vs. TBR 6.0 IP, 4 H, 3 SO, 1 BB, 1 ER, W
Exceeded rookie limits during 2014 season
2019 Contract Status:
Signed thru 2019, 1 yr/$8.58M (19)
Service Time (01/2019): 4.151
Arb Eligible: 2020
Free Agent: 2021
Agents: Scott Boras
Full Name: James Alston Paxton
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