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Joba Chamberlain

Joba Chamberlain 44 P

Detroit Tigers

  • Status: Active
  • Full Name: Justin Louis Chamberlain
  • Age: 29 (September 23, 1985)
  • Birthplace: Lincoln, NE
  • Bats/Throws: R/R Ht: 6' 2" Wt: 250
  • Draft: Compensation A (2006, NYY)
  • MLB Debut: 08/07/2007
  • School: Nebraska
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Joba Chamberlain Career Stats

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Joba Chamberlain Awards and Honors

Joba Chamberlain  44 P

  • Full Name: Justin Louis Chamberlain
  • Born: September 23, 1985
  • Age: 29
  • Birthplace: Lincoln, NE
  • Bats: R
  • Throws: R
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 250
  • Draft: Compensation A (2006, NYY)
  • School: Nebraska
  • MLB Debut: 08/07/2007
Selected by the Yankees in Compensation Round A (41st overall) of the 2006 First-Year Player Draft...entered the 2007 season ranked by Baseball America as the fourth-best prospect in the Yankees' organization...also rated as having the "Best Fastball" among all pitchers in the Yankees' system...played baseball at the University of Nebraska and led the Cornhuskers with 102 strikeouts in 2006, posting a 6-5 record with a 3.93 ERA in 14 starts...allowed just 84 hits in 89.1 innings pitched...was named 2006 First-Team Preseason All-American by Collegiate Baseball and Second-Team Preseason All-American by the NCBWA, and Baseball America...won the 2005 Big-12 Newcomer "Pitcher of the Year"...was named 2005 Third-Team All-American by Collegiate Baseball and 2005 First-Team All-Big 12...as the 41st overall pick in 2006, became the highest-drafted Native American in baseball history...name is pronounced "Jah-bah."