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Keyvius Sampson

24-Year-Old Pitcher – Cincinnati Reds

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Sampson opened eyes in 2013 with a dominant run at Double-A San Antonio, where he finished 10-4 with a 110:33 K:BB over 103.1 innings. His numbers tanked after a promotion to Triple-A Tucson, and ther...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 225   DOB: 1/6/1991   BORN: Gainesville, FL   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: 4th Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Claimed by Cincinnati in January of 2015.

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Keyvius Sampson 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
2009 18 R AZL 2 1 0 3.0 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 3.00 0.33
2009 18 A EUG 2 1 0 5.0 3 2 0 5 3 0 0 0 3.60 1.20
2010 19 A EUG 10 10 0 43.0 35 17 4 58 17 3 3 0 0 0 3.56 1.21
2011 20 A FOR 24 24 0 118.0 81 38 8 143 49 12 3 0 0 0 2.90 1.10
2012 21 AA SAN 26 25 0 122.1 108 68 11 122 57 8 11 0 0 0 5.00 1.35
2013 22 AA SAN 19 18 0 103.1 74 26 9 110 33 10 4 0 0 0 2.26 1.04
2013 22 AAA TUC 19 9 0 38.0 44 30 5 25 29 2 3 0 0 0 7.11 1.92
2014 23 AAA EL 38 14 0 91.2 91 68 19 94 68 2 5 0 0 0 6.68 1.74
2015 24 AA PEN 8 8 0 43.2 35 9 2 41 24 1 2 0 0 0 1.85 1.37
2015 24 AAA LOU 8 7 0 39.0 40 22 1 33 22 2 4 0 0 0 5.08 1.59
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Keyvius Sampson Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

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Keyvius Sampson 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
2009 18 R AZL 2 1 3.0 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 3.00 1.20 .155
2009 18 A EUG 2 1 5.0 9.00 5.40 1.67 0.00 66.7% 3.60 3.00 .248
2010 19 A EUG 10 10 43.0 12.14 3.56 3.41 0.84 72.9% 3.56 3.04 .329
2011 20 A FOR 24 24 118.0 10.91 3.74 2.92 0.61 75.4% 2.90 3.06 .278
2012 21 AA SAN 26 25 122.1 8.99 4.20 2.14 0.81 63% 5.00 3.87 .304
2013 22 AA SAN 19 18 103.1 9.60 2.88 3.33 0.79 82.7% 2.26 3.25 .265
2013 22 AAA TUC 19 9 38.0 5.92 6.87 0.86 1.18 63.2% 7.11 5.96 .322
2014 23 AAA EL 38 14 91.2 9.28 6.71 1.38 1.88 65% 6.68 6.18 .306
2015 24 AA PEN 8 8 43.2 8.54 5.00 1.71 0.42 87.7% 1.85 3.71 .290
2015 24 AAA LOU 8 7 39.0 7.62 5.08 1.50 0.23 65.6% 5.08 3.69 .336
Today's Projections     0 0 .4 7.52 2.95 2.55 0.78 71.5% 3.84 0.43 .304
Next 7 Days     0 0 .4 7.52 2.95 2.55 0.78 71.5% 3.84 3.63 .304
Rest Of Season     0 0 .4 7.52 2.95 2.55 0.78 71.5% 3.84 3.63 .304

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Keyvius Sampson: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Sampson was optioned to Triple-A Louisville on Friday.

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Sampson was claimed by the Reds on Thursday.

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Sampson was designated for assignment by the Padres on Monday, the San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

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Sampson was optioned out of major league camp on Thursday.

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Sampson fared well in his second spring contest Wednesday versus the White Sox, striking out two in two perfect frames. Speaking to the San Diego Union-Tribune, manager Bud Black said, "Sampson threw well and that was impressive. It was good to see those guys bounce back."

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Sampson was added to the Padres' 40-man roster on Wednesday, MLB.com reports.

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Sampson has been promoted to Triple-A Tucson, MLB.com's Corey Brock reports.

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Sampson (back stiffness) only missed one start while on the disabled list, and in two appearances since returning, he has allowed three runs on seven hits and three walks in seven innings, striking out eight.

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Sampson (back stiffness) was placed on the 7-day disabled list Wednesday, Corey Brock of MLB.com reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

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2013

Sampson skipped High-A Lake Elsinore in the very hitter-friendly California League, in favor of Double-A San Antonio and the results were not what the Padres had hoped for. His strikeout rate went down, while his walk rate went up and what followed was a 5.00 ERA over 122.1 innings. Another disturbing trend is that his command has slipped each time he has moved up a level in the minors. It's likely that unless he can take strides to dramatically improve his command, he'll likely find himself on the path to becoming a reliever in the majors instead of a starter, a development that would greatly hurt his status as a prospect to fantasy owners. Don't be surprised if he begins 2013 with a return to San Antonio as he looks to iron out the aforementioned command issues.

2012

Sampson looked quite dominant in his first season in the Midwest League and at just 20 years old, there seems to be plenty more on the horizon. His control still needs a little bit of work (3.74 BB/9IP), but he's got a real live arm and great movement on his pitches. He posted a 10.91 K/9IP and 2.92 K/BB and should be an interesting prospect to watch as he works his way through the Padres' system. Look for Sampson to get a crack at High-A in the California League after his impressive full-season debut.