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Hunter Strickland

28-Year-Old Pitcher – San Francisco Giants

2017 Stats

W-L

2-2

ERA

2.35

WHIP

1.50

K

46

SV

1

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Strickland built off his strong 2015 campaign with another solid season in 2016. While his ERA rose from 2.45 to 3.10, he induced more groundballs (47.3 percent groundball rate) and lowered his home r...

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2017 ADP:  537.56

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 220   DOB: 9/24/1988   BORN: Thomaston, GA   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: 18th Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Hunter Strickland Contract Information:

Re-signed with the Giants on a minor league contract in August 2013.

August 13, 2017  –  Hunter Strickland News

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Strickland fired a scoreless inning with two strikeouts in the nightcap after giving up two runs over an inning in Game 1 of Sunday's doubleheader against the Nationals.

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Hunter Strickland 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
2010 21 A+ BRA 4 2 0 14.0 16 7 1 10 6 2 1 0 0 0 4.50 1.57
2010 21 AA WES 4 8 0 43.0 58 28 6 15 8 0 4 0 0 0 5.86 1.53
2012 23 A+ BRA 23 9 0 45.1 47 15 5 25 8 2 2 0 0 0 2.98 1.22
2012 23 AA ALT 23 0 0 42.1 50 21 5 33 15 2 2 2 0 0 4.46 1.54
2013 24 A+ SAN 20 0 0 21.0 10 2 1 23 5 1 0 9 0 0 0.86 0.71
2014 25 A+ SAN 3 0 0 3.0 2 1 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.00 0.67
2014 25 AA RIC 38 0 0 35.2 25 8 3 48 4 1 1 11 0 0 2.02 0.82
2014 25 MAJ SF 9 0 0 7.0 5 0 0 9 0 1 0 1 0 1 0.00 0.71
2015 26 AAA SAC 15 0 0 21.2 14 4 0 25 3 1 1 5 0 0 1.66 0.80
2015 26 MAJ SF 55 0 0 51.3 34 14 4 50 10 3 3 0 2 20 2.45 0.86
2016 27 MAJ SF 72 0 0 61.0 50 21 4 57 19 3 3 3 5 18 3.10 1.13
2017 28 MAJ SF 51 0 0 46.0 43 12 3 46 26 2 2 1 0 14 2.35 1.50
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3-Year Averages     45 0 0 39.8 29 11 2 38 9 2 2 1 2 13 2.49 0.96
Career  (View All)     187 0 0 165.3 132 47 11 162 55 9 8 5 2.56 1.13

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▼ Advanced Stats

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Hunter Strickland Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Team Games 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. 15 @Mia 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 2.35 1.50
Aug. 13 @Was 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.40 1.49
Aug. 13 @Was 1.0 2 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.45 1.50
Aug. 9 ChC 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 2.09 1.49
Aug. 8 ChC 1.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 2.14 1.50
Aug. 5 Ari 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 2.20 1.51
Aug. 4 Ari 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.25 1.53
Jul. 31 @Oak 0.3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.31 1.56
Jul. 30 @LAD 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 2.33 1.53
Jul. 26 Pit 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 2.39 1.49
Jul. 22 SD 1.3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.45 1.50
Jul. 21 SD 1.3 6 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.55 1.53
Jul. 18 Cle 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.85 1.41
Jul. 15 @SD 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.91 1.45
Jul. 14 @SD 0.7 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 1.97 1.44
Jul. 9 Mia 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.01 1.44
Jul. 5 @Det 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 2.08 1.45
Jul. 1 @Pit 1.3 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.15 1.47
Jun. 28 Col 0.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.25 1.43
Jun. 26 Col 0.7 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 - 0 0 1 2.28 1.45
Jun. 25 NYM 1.0 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.33 1.41
Jun. 15 @Col 0.3 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 2.08 1.38
Jun. 14 KC 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.75 1.29
Jun. 13 KC 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.82 1.30
Jun. 11 Min 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 1.90 1.27
Jun. 10 Min 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.99 1.28
Jun. 8 @Mil 1.7 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 2.08 1.29
Last 14 Games (Team)
7 Games Pitched:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
7.0 6 3 2 1 2 7 0 0 0 1-0 0 0 3 2.57 1.14
Last 30 Games (Team)
14 Games Pitched:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
14.0 15 6 5 2 8 11 0 0 0 1-0 0 0 5 3.21 1.64
Last 60 Games (Team)
27 Games Pitched:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
26.0 25 8 7 3 16 25 1 1 0 1-1 1 0 10 2.42 1.58

Hunter Strickland Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201778111321211.339
20168311820302.270
20156911412301.185

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2017121341320122.190
2016167461130402.197
201512239622313.193

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201726.3111231222.051.33
201632.0011281023.661.25
201518.721018303.381.07

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201718.7110221412.891.71
201629.032229922.481.00
201532.712032741.930.73
Hunter Strickland vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Hunter Strickland 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
2010 21 A+ BRA 4 2 14.0 6.43 3.86 1.67 0.64 71.4% 4.50 4.20 .337
2010 21 AA WES 4 8 43.0 3.14 1.67 1.88 1.26 63.3% 5.86 5.22 .329
2012 23 A+ BRA 23 9 45.1 4.99 1.60 3.13 1.00 80% 2.98 4.46 .291
2012 23 AA ALT 23 0 42.1 7.05 3.21 2.20 1.07 73.3% 4.46 4.46 .344
2013 24 A+ SAN 20 0 21.0 9.86 2.14 4.60 0.43 92.9% 0.86 2.49 .199
2014 25 A+ SAN 3 0 3.0 21.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 50% 3.00 -1.47 .578
2014 25 AA RIC 38 0 35.2 12.27 1.02 12.00 0.77 80.8% 2.02 1.92 .300
2014 25 MAJ SF 9 0 7.0 11.57 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.00 100% 98.1 MPH 0.00 0.63 .318
2015 26 AAA SAC 15 0 21.2 10.61 1.27 8.33 0.00 76.5% 1.66 1.41 .287
2015 26 MAJ SF 55 0 51.3 8.77 1.75 5.00 0.70 1.06 75% 96.9 MPH 2.45 2.97 .240
2016 27 MAJ SF 72 0 61.0 8.41 2.80 3.00 0.59 1.93 73.8% 96.8 MPH 3.10 3.22 .286
2017 28 MAJ SF 51 0 46.0 9.00 5.09 1.77 0.59 0.90 86.4% 95.5 MPH 2.35 3.87 .323
Today's Projections     0 0 .4 8.06 2.78 2.90 0.54 76.8% 2.75 -0.08 .280
Next 7 Days     0 0 3.2 9.82 2.96 3.32 0.57 77.8% 2.71 2.82 .301
Rest Of Season     0 0 17.2 9.64 2.94 3.28 0.54 75.9% 2.87 2.83 .300
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3-Year Averages     45 0 39.8 8.60 2.04 4.22 0.45 75% 2.49 2.62 .267
Career     187 0 165.3 8.82 2.99 2.95 0.60 79.5% 2.56 3.14 .285

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Hunter Strickland Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2015 P 51.3 0 4 0 0 19 0 0 0
2016 P 61 -1 10 -1 0 32 1 0 0
2017 P 45 1 5 1 0 26 1 0 0
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2015 P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
2016 P -1 0 0 0 0 0 -1
2017 P 0 0 0 0 1 0 1

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2017 Stat Review for Hunter Strickland    As compared to the top 100 relief pitchers in 2016 (min 55 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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1.77 K/BB
TERRIBLE
9.00 K/9
AVERAGE
5.09 BB/9
TERRIBLE
95.5 MPH Fastball
GREAT
0.6 HR/9
GOOD
0.90 GB/FB Ratio
BALANCED
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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2.35 ERA
GOOD
1.50 WHIP
TERRIBLE
3.87 FIP
WEAK
BABIP/Strand

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

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.323 BABIP
HIGH
86.4% Strand Rate
HIGH

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Hunter Strickland: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Strickland fired a perfect inning in Tuesday's win over the Indians.

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Strickland held the Pirates scoreless over 1.1 innings Saturday, walking three and striking out two in a 2-1 win.

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Strickland pitched 0.1 innings to get the save in Wednesday's win over Colorado.

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In a surprising move, Sam Dyson -- not Strickland -- was named the Giants' interim closer with Mark Melancon (elbow) being placed on the disabled list Wednesday, Alex Pavlovic of NBC Sports Bay Area reports.

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Strickland has completed his six-game suspension and is eligible to rejoin the Giants on Sunday, Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

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Strickland's appeal was denied by MLB and he will begin serving his six-game suspension Monday against the Braves, Andrew Baggarly of The San Jose Mercury News reports.

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Strickland (1-2) allowed a run in the bottom of the ninth inning to take the loss against the Rockies on Thursday.

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Strickland struck out the only batter he faced Monday to earn his fourth hold of the season in a win over the Brewers.

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Strickland was suspended six games by Major League Baseball for his role in Monday's benches-clearing incident with Bryce Harper and the Nationals, Joel Sherman of the New York Post reports.

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Strickland was ejected from Monday's loss to the Nationals after he was involved in an on-field brawl with Bryce Harper.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2016

Strickland finally put it all together and had a stellar rookie campaign with the Giants in 2015. At 27 years old, he is not your typical rookie arm, battling injury and control issues to finally make it to the majors. Strickland throws straight gas, averaging a tick under 97 mph on his fastball. The knock on him coming into the season was his lack of secondary pitches, which made him too predictable and susceptible to the longball (he gave up six home runs in eight postseason appearances in 2014). He appears to have fixed that flaw in his game, mixing in a breaking ball 24.2% of the time in 2015, which led to a modest 0.70 HR/9 allowed. With his overpowering fastball and improved control, Strickland has been labeled the Giants' closer of the future by some. While that opportunity may not come in 2016, he looks to have locked up a late-inning role in San Francisco's bullpen.

2015

The Giants trusted Strickland to handle critical spots in their bullpen during the playoffs, and he was tagged for a handful of key home runs while serving up six long balls in just 8.1 October innings. His story is one of perseverance, as Strickland has overcome shoulder and elbow injuries in his development to reach the big leagues for the first time just before turning 26 in September. Of course, his performance will largely be forgotten as the organization brought home a World Series title for the third time in five seasons anyway, but it will be interesting to see how he rebounds in 2015. Working with a high-90s fastball and slider, Strickland has the tools to be a dominant late-inning reliever, but he'll need to command his offerings more effectively to fully realize his potential.