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Darren O'Day

32-Year-Old Pitcher – Baltimore Orioles

2015 Stats

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5-2

ERA

1.63

WHIP

1.01

K

63

SV

2

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

ODays consistent smothering of right-handed batters has allowed him to continue to deliver year after year of excellent work even as his work against lefties has bounced around some in recent years....

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2015 ADP:  473.59

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 220   DOB: 10/22/1982   BORN: Jacksonville, FL   COLLEGE: Florida   DRAFTED: No   Show ContractHide Contract

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Darren O'Day Contract Information:

Had his $4.25 million club option for 2015 exercised in October of 2014.

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O'Day allowed three runs on four hits, walking one and striking out one while retiring just two hitters to take the loss in Baltimore's 4-3 loss to Minnesota on Friday night.

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Darren O'Day Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G GS SH IP H ER HR K BB W L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
2007 24 A RAN 24 0 0 24.0 10 2 1 26 6 4 0 11 0.75 0.67
2007 24 AA ARK 29 0 0 29.3 27 13 3 22 14 3 4 10 3.99 1.40
2008 25 AAA SAL 21 0 0 33.0 29 12 3 30 7 2 2 7 3.27 1.09
2008 25 MAJ LAA 30 0 0 43.3 49 22 2 29 14 0 1 0 4.57 1.45
2009 26 MAJ NYM 4 0 0 3.0 5 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0.00 2.00
2009 26 MAJ TEX 64 0 0 55.7 36 12 3 54 17 2 1 2 1.94 0.95
2009  (Multiple Teams) 26 MAJ NYM/TEX 68 0 0 58.7 41 12 3 56 18 2 1 2 1.84 1.01
2010 27 MAJ TEX 72 0 0 62.0 43 14 5 45 12 6 2 0 2 22 2.03 0.89
2011 28 AA FRI 17 1 0 1.0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 9.00 1.00
2011 28 AAA ROU 17 1 0 20.1 16 5 2 26 4 1 0 1 0 0 2.21 1.00
2011 28 MAJ TEX 16 0 0 16.7 17 10 7 18 5 0 1 0 0 3 5.40 1.32
2012 29 MAJ BAL 69 0 0 67.0 49 17 6 69 14 7 1 0 2 15 2.28 0.94
2013 30 MAJ BAL 68 0 0 62.0 47 15 7 59 15 5 3 2 4 20 2.18 1.00
2014 31 MAJ BAL 68 0 0 68.7 42 13 6 73 19 5 2 4 4 25 1.70 0.89
2015 32 MAJ BAL 52 0 0 49.7 38 9 4 63 12 5 2 2 4 13 1.63 1.01
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3-Year Averages     68 0 0 65.9 46 15 6 67 16 5 2 2 3 20 2.05 0.94
Career  (View All)     443 0 0 428.0 326 112 40 412 109 30 13 10 2.36 1.02

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Darren O'Day Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Days To Display:    Show 14Show 14    Show 30Show 30    Show 60Show 60
DATE OPP IP H R ER HR BB K HBP WP CG W-L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
Aug. 26 @KC 0.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 1.63 1.01
Aug. 25 @KC 0.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.64 1.01
Aug. 23 Min 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 1.66 1.03
Aug. 21 Min 0.7 4 3 3 0 1 1 1 0 0 L 0 1 0 1.70 1.05
Aug. 19 NYM 0.7 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.15 0.96
Aug. 17 Oak 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 1.17 0.97
Aug. 15 Oak 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.19 0.99
Aug. 14 Oak 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 1.22 0.99
Aug. 9 @LAA 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.25 0.99
Aug. 8 @LAA 1.0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.28 0.99
Aug. 5 @Oak 1.3 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.31 0.94
Jul. 31 Det 1.3 1 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 1.35 0.95
Jul. 30 Det 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.40 0.93
Jul. 27 Atl 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.43 0.96
Jul. 26 @TB 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 1.47 0.95
Jul. 24 @TB 1.0 3 2 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 L 0 1 0 1.51 0.93
Jul. 19 @Det 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.04 0.84
Jul. 10 Was 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.07 0.80
Jul. 6 @Min 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.10 0.80
Jul. 4 @CWS 0.7 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.14 0.82
Jul. 2 Tex 1.3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.16 0.81
Jun. 26 Cle 1.0 1 1 1 1 1 3 0 0 0 W 0 1 0 1.21 0.84
Last 14 Days
6 Games:  Avg. 0.7 IP/G
4.3 4 3 3 0 1 5 1 0 0 0-1 0 1 3 6.23 1.15
Last 30 Days
13 Games:  Avg. 0.9 IP/G
12.0 12 3 3 0 2 16 1 0 0 0-1 0 1 5 2.25 1.17
Last 60 Days
22 Games:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
21.0 22 6 6 1 5 26 1 0 0 1-2 0 3 6 2.57 1.29

Darren O'Day Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20156915814402.237
2014106271018314.189
20139218725505.309

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201512948424002.195
201416546924602.164
201315441821401.148

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Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201526.321238542.050.84
201434.3210421042.360.79
201328.321026952.861.09

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201523.331025701.161.20
201434.331431921.050.99
201333.732233621.600.92
Darren O'Day Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G GS IP K/9 BB/9 K/BB HR/9 GB/FB Ratio Strand % Fastball ERA FIP BABIP
2007 24 A RAN 24 0 24.0 9.75 2.25 4.33 0.38 93.3% 0.75 2.45 .178
2007 24 AA ARK 29 0 29.3 6.75 4.30 1.57 0.92 73.7% 3.99 4.67 .283
2008 25 AAA SAL 21 0 33.0 8.18 1.91 4.29 0.82 72.7% 3.27 3.29 .292
2008 25 MAJ LAA 30 0 43.3 6.02 2.91 2.07 0.42 1.86 67.2% 86.6 MPH 4.57 3.46 .335
2009 26 MAJ NYM 4 0 3.0 6.00 3.00 2.00 0.00 1.07 100% 85.0 MPH 0.00 2.90 .436
2009 26 MAJ TEX 64 0 55.7 8.73 2.75 3.18 0.49 1.07 82% 85.0 MPH 1.94 2.91 .243
2009  (Multiple Teams) 26 MAJ NYM/TEX 68 0 58.7 8.59 2.76 3.11 0.46 1.07 83.9% 85.0 MPH 1.84 2.91 .258
2010 27 MAJ TEX 72 0 62.0 6.53 1.74 3.75 0.73 0.89 82% 85.7 MPH 2.03 3.62 .226
2011 28 AA FRI 17 1 1.0 9.00 0.00 0.00 9.00 0% 9.00 14.20 .000
2011 28 AAA ROU 17 1 20.1 11.64 1.79 6.50 0.90 83.3% 2.21 2.80 .313
2011 28 MAJ TEX 16 0 16.7 9.72 2.70 3.60 3.78 0.71 80% 84.2 MPH 5.40 7.76 .256
2012 29 MAJ BAL 69 0 67.0 9.27 1.88 4.93 0.81 0.79 80.7% 85.1 MPH 2.28 3.07 .264
2013 30 MAJ BAL 68 0 62.0 8.56 2.18 3.93 1.02 0.94 85.5% 85.9 MPH 2.18 3.73 .257
2014 31 MAJ BAL 68 0 68.7 9.57 2.49 3.84 0.79 1.28 87.3% 87.3 MPH 1.70 3.39 .230
2015 32 MAJ BAL 52 0 49.7 11.42 2.17 5.25 0.72 0.91 89.1% 86.7 MPH 1.63 2.62 .306
Today's Projections     0 0 .4 9.67 2.29 4.22 0.75 85.8% 1.86 -0.30 .260
Next 7 Days     0 0 2.9 9.67 2.31 4.19 0.72 85.5% 1.86 2.86 .261
Rest Of Season     0 0 13.0 9.67 2.32 4.16 0.77 86.1% 1.86 2.93 .260
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3-Year Averages     68 0 65.9 9.15 2.19 4.19 0.82 83.9% 2.05 3.08 .252
Career     443 0 428.0 8.66 2.29 3.78 0.84 81.8% 2.36 3.28 .265

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2015 Stat Review for Darren O'Day    As compared to the top 100 relief pitchers in 2014 (min 55 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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5.25 K/BB
GREAT
11.42 K/9
GREAT
2.17 BB/9
GOOD
86.7 MPH Fastball
TERRIBLE
0.7 HR/9
WEAK
0.91 GB/FB Ratio
BALANCED
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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1.63 ERA
ELITE
1.01 WHIP
GOOD
2.62 FIP
GREAT
BABIP/Strand

Balls in play avg. and % of runners left stranded.

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.306 BABIP
HIGH
89.1% Strand Rate
HIGH

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Darren O'Day: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

O'Day struck out the side to escape a bases-loaded jam of his own making in the eighth inning Saturday to pick up his third win of the season.

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O'Day collected his second save of the season Wednesday, striking out four over two perfect innings against Boston.

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O'Day got his first save of the year Wednesday, pitching 1.1 scoreless innings and allowing just one hit while striking out two.

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O'Day picked up his fifth hold of the season by tossing a scoreless eighth inning in Monday's win over Toronto.

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O'Day has tossed a pair of scoreless innings since leaving the team last week for dental work.

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O'Day left the team Friday to have some dental work completed, MASN Sports reports.

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O'Day's contract option was exercised by the Orioles on Thursday, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.

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O'Day recorded the final four outs of Wednesday's win over the Yankees to earn his fourth save of the season.

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O'Day recorded the final out of Wednesday's game against the Red Sox to earn his third save of the season.

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O'Day has had some "challenges" with his hamstring and hip recently, according to manager Buck Showalter, but the skipper said that he should be available Saturday, Roch Kubatko of MASNsports.com reports.

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O'Day allowed four runs (three earned) on a walk, a hit batter and a home run while retiring two batters in Tuesday's win over the Reds.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

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2014

O'Day might get lost in Baltimore's slew of relievers, but with 3.6 WAR over the past two years he may be the best of the bunch. The submarine pitcher still does not provide a ton of value in most leagues unless holds are rewarded. O'Day only throws in the mid-80s, but his throwing motion appears to keep batters off balance. As good as O'Day has been, the Orioles do not appear to consider O'Day as a candidate to close. It's possible that their plans could change after Jim Johnson was traded to Oakland at the non-tender deadline in December. O-Day should enter 2014 in his usual setup role and he could get a crack at the ninth inning depending on the other candidates brought in by the front office leading into the season.

2013

Baltimore traded for O'Day just days after the Rangers lost the 2011 series without O'Day on the roster. O'Day responded by returning to his previous form and threw more than a strikeout per inning for the first time in his career. Behind Jim Johnson, O'Day was the most effective pitcher out of the bullpen in the regular season and in the playoffs. During the season O'Day repeatedly found himself pitching in tie ballgames, leading to seven wins. He had a batting average against at just .199 for the season and walked just 5.3 percent of his batters. As far as middle relievers go, O'Day has been one of the best in three of the last four seasons and he figures to play a significant, albeit non-closing role in 2013.

2012

O'Day struggled with a hip injury early in the season, eventually undergoing surgery that kept him sidelined until July. He wasn't nearly as effective as before, allowing seven homers in just 16.2 innings with Texas as he battled shoulder soreness in addition to his hip woes. He was claimed by the Orioles after Texas attempted to remove him from the 40-man roster, and there's reason for some optimism given his two excellent seasons prior to 2011's injury-riddled mess. Watch the early spring results and health reports. The Orioles also lack a clear-cut closer at press time, which could ultimately lead to an opportunity for O'Day if he's healthy.

2011

O'Day had another solid season out of the Texas bullpen, posting a nice 0.887 WHIP and 2.03 ERA in 72 appearances. He's particularly effective against righties, holding them to a .207 batting average against in his career, and will continue as a valuable member of Texas' middle-to-late relief in 2011.

2010

O'Day emerged as an effective reliever after being plucked off waivers early in the season. He had three full months of sub-1.70 ERAs and he was particularly effective against righties (40 innings, 25 hits, 34:14 K:BB and no homers allowed). Those leagues that count holds as a scoring category should pay extra attention to O'Day, as he emerged as the Rangers' primary seventh-inning reliever, and could take on a larger role if Neftali Feliz moves back into the rotation.