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Brandon Kintzler

30-Year-Old Pitcher – Milwaukee Brewers

2015 Stats

W-L

0-1

ERA

6.43

WHIP

2.43

K

7

SV

0

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Kintzler had a quality season pitching in middle relief, but he was not as effective as he was the year before, as he had some trouble with the long ball and saw his strikeout rate fall. He has been a...

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2015 ADP:  700.86

Rank (Overall): Hidden

Rank (RP): Hidden

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STATUS:  15-Day DL     INJURY TYPE:  Knee     EST. RETURN:  8/7/2015
LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 10"   WT: 191   DOB: 8/1/1984
BORN: Las Vegas, NV   COLLEGE: Dixie State  DRAFTED: 40th Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Brandon Kintzler Contract Information:

Signed a one-year contract with the Brewers in December of 2014, avoiding arbitration.

May 29, 2015  –  Brandon Kintzler News

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Kintzler's designation for assignment was rescinded Friday, with the team opting instead to place him on the 15-day DL with left knee tendinitis.

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Brandon Kintzler 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 24 AA HUN 9 6 0 35.7 41 18 5 32 9 1 2 0 4.54 1.40
2010 25 AA HUN 22 0 0 22.1 11 1 0 23 1 1 0 10 0 0 0.40 0.54
2010 25 AAA NAS 22 0 0 26.2 19 7 1 21 6 3 0 6 0 0 2.36 0.95
2010 25 MAJ MIL 7 0 0 7.3 10 6 2 9 4 0 1 0 0 0 7.36 1.91
2011 26 AAA NAS 1 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
2011 26 MAJ MIL 9 0 0 14.7 14 6 3 15 3 1 1 0 0 0 3.68 1.16
2012 27 A+ BRE 8 0 0 6.0 7 2 0 9 3 0 1 0 0 0 3.00 1.67
2012 27 AA HUN 8 0 0 35.2 35 13 1 20 12 0 2 9 0 0 3.28 1.34
2012 27 AAA NAS 8 0 0 11.2 8 2 0 11 2 0 1 0 0 0 1.54 0.89
2012 27 MAJ MIL 14 0 0 16.7 18 7 1 14 7 3 0 0 0 2 3.78 1.50
2013 28 MAJ MIL 71 0 0 77.0 66 23 2 58 16 3 3 0 4 27 2.69 1.06
2014 29 MAJ MIL 64 0 0 58.3 62 21 8 31 16 3 3 0 3 8 3.24 1.34
2015 30 AAA COL 7 0 0 5.2 5 4 0 5 1 0 1 0 0 0 6.35 1.15
2015 30 MAJ MIL 7 0 0 7.0 12 5 1 7 5 0 1 0 0 0 6.43 2.43
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3-Year Averages     49 0 0 50.7 48 17 3 34 13 3 2 0 2 12 3.02 1.20
Career  (View All)     172 0 0 181.0 182 68 17 134 51 10 9 0 3.38 1.29

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Brandon Kintzler 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
May. 25 SF 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 6.43 2.43
May. 23 @Atl 0.7 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 7.50 2.67
Last 14 Days
0 Games:  Avg. 0.0 IP/G
0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
Last 30 Days
0 Games:  Avg. 0.0 IP/G
0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
Last 60 Days
2 Games:  Avg. 0.8 IP/G
1.7 3 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0-1 0 0 0 5.40 2.40

Brandon Kintzler Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201518255100.385
2014887720700.250
201312924626401.220

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201518507101.389
201415124942508.304
2013176341040601.244

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20153.70004312.452.18
201426.701013454.731.31
201340.7110281213.101.33

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20153.301032010.802.70
201431.7320181231.991.36
201336.322030412.230.77
Brandon Kintzler 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 24 AA HUN 9 6 35.7 8.07 2.27 3.56 1.26 71.1% 4.54 4.07 .344
2010 25 AA HUN 22 0 22.1 9.37 0.41 23.00 0.00 91.7% 0.40 1.39 .219
2010 25 AAA NAS 22 0 26.2 7.21 2.06 3.50 0.34 75% 2.36 2.89 .254
2010 25 MAJ MIL 7 0 7.3 11.05 4.91 2.25 2.45 3.25 66.7% 92.6 MPH 7.36 5.93 .407
2011 26 AAA NAS 1 0 1.0 18.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 -0.80 .000
2011 26 MAJ MIL 9 0 14.7 9.20 1.84 5.00 1.84 2.89 78.6% 93.1 MPH 3.68 4.43 .294
2012 27 A+ BRE 8 0 6.0 13.50 4.50 3.00 0.00 80% 3.00 1.70 .469
2012 27 AA HUN 8 0 35.2 5.11 3.07 1.67 0.26 73.9% 3.28 3.63 .300
2012 27 AAA NAS 8 0 11.2 8.84 1.61 5.50 0.00 80% 1.54 1.77 .280
2012 27 MAJ MIL 14 0 16.7 7.56 3.78 2.00 0.54 2.36 75% 92.7 MPH 3.78 3.56 .340
2013 28 MAJ MIL 71 0 77.0 6.78 1.87 3.63 0.23 3.17 73.8% 92.2 MPH 2.69 2.69 .287
2014 29 MAJ MIL 64 0 58.3 4.78 2.47 1.94 1.23 2.63 81.4% 92.1 MPH 3.24 4.74 .288
2015 30 AAA COL 7 0 5.2 8.65 1.73 5.00 0.00 33.3% 6.35 1.85 .341
2015 30 MAJ MIL 7 0 7.0 9.00 6.43 1.40 1.29 16.00 75% 90.8 MPH 6.43 5.20 .463
Today's Projections     0 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
Next 7 Days     0 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
Rest Of Season     0 0 18.5 5.86 2.47 2.37 0.80 78.6% 3.07 3.87 .294
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3-Year Averages     49 0 50.7 6.04 2.31 2.62 0.53 75.9% 3.02 3.40 .292
Career     172 0 181.0 6.66 2.54 2.63 0.85 76.4% 3.38 3.81 .305

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2015 Stat Review for Brandon Kintzler    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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1.40 K/BB
TERRIBLE
9.00 K/9
GOOD
6.43 BB/9
TERRIBLE
90.8 MPH Fastball
POOR
1.3 HR/9
TERRIBLE
16.00 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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6.43 ERA
TERRIBLE
2.43 WHIP
TERRIBLE
5.20 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

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

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.463 BABIP
HIGH
75.0% Strand Rate
BELOW AVERAGE

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Brandon Kintzler: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Kintzler was designated for assignment Friday, Adam McCalvy of MLB.com reports.

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Kintzler will have his contract selected from Triple-A Colorado Springs on Friday.

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The Brewers outrighted Kintzler to Triple-A Colorado Springs on Thursday.

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Kintzler was designated for assignment by the Brewers on Tuesday.

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Kintzler was placed on the minor league disabled list Saturday with a nail avulsion of his right middle finger, the Journal-Sentinel's Tom Haudricourt reports.

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Kintzler was optioned to Triple-A Colorado Springs on Sunday.

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Kintzler (knee) is scheduled to throw against the Angels on Thursday in the Brewers' Cactus League opener, Todd Rosiak of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

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Kintzler is nearly 100 percent healthy after undergoing offseason knee surgery, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

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Kintzler (knee) signed a one-year contract with the Brewers on Tuesday, avoiding arbitration, Adam McCalvy of MLB.com reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

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2014

Kintzler was a steady middle reliever for the Brewers in 2013, posting a 2.69 ERA and a miniscule 1.07 WHIP. He is not a big strikeout pitcher, but he does a good job keeping runners off the bases, and also keeping the ball in the park. Kintzler fared well pitching in late innings in the 2013 season, and as one of the more experienced relievers in the bullpen, he has a good chance to remain in that role in 2014.

2013

Kintzler has been plagued by arm injuries the last couple seasons, but he was back at full strength by the end of last season and held his own in a September stint with the big club. Kintzler isn't a big strikeout pitcher despite throwing a mid-90s fastball, but he has given himself a chance to earn a spot in the Brewers' bullpen by pitching well in the minors the last couple seasons. Look for him to work in middle relief if he pitches well this spring.

2012

Kintzler's season was cut short due to a stress fracture in his right arm after just 14.2 innings. He'll get a chance to earn a bullpen spot during spring training, but needs to eliminate his extreme vulnerability to the long ball (five allowed in 22 career big league innings) in order to secure his role as a middle reliever in Milwaukee.

2011

Kintzler moved all the way from Double-A Huntsville to the majors in 2010, using a combination of control and groundballs. He'll get a chance to earn a bullpen role during spring training, but there's not a future closer skill set in play here.