Joel Elias Payamps (born April 7, 1994) is a Dominican professional baseball pitcher for the Kansas City Royals of Major League Baseball (MLB).
He previously played in MLB for the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Toronto Blue Jays and has a height of 6 feet 2 inches (1.88 m) and 225 pounds (102 kg) in weight.
On May 1, 2011, Joel spent two seasons as a player with the Colorado Rockies as an international free agent and had 1–3 with a 3.29 ERA in 38 innings in 2011 and going 1–2 with a 3.02 ERA in 59.2 innings in 2012.
The year after playing for the Rockies saw him moving to the Grand Junction Rockies, going 4–7 with a 6.06 ERA in 68 innings.
Joel Payamps Net Worth
Joel Payamps is said to have a very moderate net worth which stands at $3 Million as of 2022.
Joel Payamps Contract
Joel Payamps signed a $580,000 per year contract with the Kansas City Royals, including a $0 signing bonus.
Joel Payamps Salary
As a player for Kansas City, Joel Payamps is said to take home an annual salary of $580,000
Joel Payamps Scouting Report
Physical Description: Medium-to-large frame. Filled-out upper half, has some projection left in lower half.
Mechanics: Arduous, effortful low 3/4 delivery.
Fastball: 93-95 mph four-seamer, uses the pitch about 50% of the time.
Slider: 80-83 mph.
Changeup: 82-86 mph.
Summation: Emergency up-and-down reliever.
Joel Payamps Trade
Joel was traded by the Toronto Blue Jays to the Kansas City Royals for cash considerations.
Joel Payamps Age
Joel Payamps is currently 27 years of age
Joel Payamps Parents
Joel Payamps parents are not known at the moment as there is no report or records of them.