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Shawn Tolleson

28-Year-Old Pitcher – Texas Rangers

2016 Stats

W-L

0-2

ERA

8.44

WHIP

1.81

K

13

SV

11

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Tolleson emerged from the shadows of middle/late relief to take over the closing duties in May after Neftali Feliz faltered (and was ultimately let go), racking up 35 saves against just two blown save...

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2016 ADP:  160.07

Rank (Overall): Hidden

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 220   DOB: 1/19/1988   BORN: Dallas, TX   COLLEGE: Baylor   DRAFTED: 30th Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Shawn Tolleson Contract Information:

Agreed to a one-year, $3.275 million contract with the Rangers in January of 2016, avoiding arbitration.

May 18, 2016  –  Shawn Tolleson News

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Shawn Tolleson 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 22 R OGD 26 0 0 28.2 17 2 1 39 5 1 1 17 0 0 0.63 0.78
2011 23 A+ RAN 38 0 0 9.2 2 1 1 17 3 2 0 3 0 0 0.93 0.54
2011 23 A GRE 38 0 0 15.0 8 0 0 33 4 1 0 10 0 0 0.00 0.80
2011 23 AA CHA 38 0 0 44.1 42 8 2 55 11 4 2 12 0 0 1.62 1.20
2012 24 AA CHA 8 0 0 13.0 8 2 2 19 4 0 0 5 0 0 1.38 0.92
2012 24 AAA ALB 8 0 0 9.1 8 5 1 15 1 0 1 0 0 0 4.82 0.99
2012 24 MAJ LAD 40 0 0 37.7 30 18 4 39 20 3 1 0 0 2 4.30 1.33
2013 25 A+ RAN 1 0 0 1.0 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 9.00 1.00
2013 25 R GLE 1 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 1.00
2013 25 AAA ALB 1 0 0 5.2 2 0 0 6 2 0 0 2 0 0 0.00 0.77
2013 25 MAJ LAD 1 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
2014 26 MAJ TEX 64 0 0 71.7 56 22 10 69 28 3 1 0 0 7 2.76 1.17
2015 27 MAJ TEX 73 0 0 72.3 66 24 9 76 17 6 4 35 2 6 2.99 1.15
2016 28 MAJ TEX 19 0 0 16.0 24 15 5 13 5 0 2 11 4 0 8.44 1.81
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3-Year Averages     46 0 0 48.0 40 15 6 48 15 3 1 11 0 4 2.81 1.15
Career  (View All)     197 0 0 197.7 176 79 28 197 72 12 8 46 3.60 1.25

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Shawn Tolleson Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP IP H R ER HR BB K HBP WP CG W-L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
May. 23 LAA 1.3 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 8.44 1.81
May. 17 @Oak 0.7 3 4 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 L 0 1 0 9.20 1.91
May. 14 Tor 0.7 3 3 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 7.07 1.71
May. 10 CWS 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 5.40 1.50
May. 9 CWS 1.0 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 5.84 1.62
May. 7 @Det 0.3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 5.56 1.50
May. 3 @Tor 1.0 2 1 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 5.73 1.55
May. 2 @Tor 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 5.40 1.30
Apr. 29 LAA 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 6.00 1.33
Apr. 27 NYY 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 6.75 1.50
Apr. 21 Hou 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 7.71 1.57
Apr. 20 Hou 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 9.00 1.67
Apr. 19 Hou 1.0 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 10.80 1.80
Apr. 16 Bal 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 11.25 2.00
Apr. 14 Bal 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 15.00 2.67
Apr. 9 @LAA 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 22.50 3.50
Apr. 7 @LAA 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 45.00 6.00
Apr. 6 Sea 0.0 5 5 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 1 0 45.00 5.00
Apr. 4 Sea 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 0.00 0.00
Last 14 Days
5 Games:  Avg. 0.9 IP/G
4.7 10 8 8 3 2 3 0 0 0 0-1 1 2 0 15.43 2.57
Last 30 Days
11 Games:  Avg. 0.9 IP/G
10.0 15 9 9 4 4 9 0 0 0 0-1 6 3 0 8.10 1.90
Last 60 Days
19 Games:  Avg. 0.8 IP/G
16.0 24 15 15 5 5 13 0 0 0 0-2 11 4 0 8.44 1.81

Shawn Tolleson Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2016344314203.452
201516239837806.243
2014126281024404.216

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201638729302.250
201513637929413.234
2014170411832516.212

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201610.70188238.441.59
201537.0441437953.161.35
201437.3000341663.381.13

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20164.001333211.252.75
201535.3202139842.800.93
201434.3310351242.101.22
Shawn Tolleson 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 22 R OGD 26 0 28.2 12.45 1.60 7.80 0.32 95.2% 0.63 1.43 .283
2011 23 A+ RAN 38 0 9.2 16.63 2.93 5.67 0.98 100% 0.93 1.90 .101
2011 23 A GRE 38 0 15.0 19.80 2.40 8.25 0.00 100% 0.00 -0.40 .462
2011 23 AA CHA 38 0 44.1 11.22 2.24 5.00 0.41 88.2% 1.62 2.18 .366
2012 24 AA CHA 8 0 13.0 13.15 2.77 4.75 1.38 100% 1.38 3.20 .254
2012 24 AAA ALB 8 0 9.1 14.84 0.99 15.00 0.99 50% 4.82 1.66 .396
2012 24 MAJ LAD 40 0 37.7 9.32 4.78 1.95 0.96 0.95 69.6% 92.6 MPH 4.30 4.18 .279
2013 25 A+ RAN 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 0.00 9.00 0% 9.00 14.20 .000
2013 25 R GLE 1 0 1.0 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 100% 0.00 6.20 .000
2013 25 AAA ALB 1 0 5.2 10.38 3.46 3.00 0.00 100% 0.00 2.05 .188
2013 25 MAJ LAD 1 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 100% 92.1 MPH 0.00 0.00 .000
2014 26 MAJ TEX 64 0 71.7 8.67 3.52 2.46 1.26 1.01 83.8% 92.4 MPH 2.76 4.30 .257
2015 27 MAJ TEX 73 0 72.3 9.46 2.12 4.47 1.12 1.33 79.7% 92.9 MPH 2.99 3.50 .308
2016 28 MAJ TEX 19 0 16.0 7.31 2.81 2.60 2.81 1.44 58.3% 93.1 MPH 8.44 6.57 .372
Today's Projections     0 0 .4 7.38 2.75 2.68 1.10 79.4% 3.11 0.87 .279
Next 7 Days     0 0 2.8 7.93 2.84 2.79 1.16 79.6% 3.15 4.06 .284
Rest Of Season     0 0 42.4 7.97 2.83 2.81 1.20 79.8% 3.17 4.11 .283
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3-Year Averages     46 0 48.0 9.00 2.81 3.20 1.13 81.6% 2.81 3.76 .280
Career     197 0 197.7 8.97 3.28 2.74 1.27 76.8% 3.60 4.18 .291

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2016 Stat Review for Shawn Tolleson    As compared to the top 100 relief pitchers in 2015 (min 55 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

Explain This

2.60 K/BB
WEAK
7.31 K/9
WEAK
2.81 BB/9
GOOD
93.1 MPH Fastball
AVERAGE
2.8 HR/9
TERRIBLE
1.44 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

Explain This

8.44 ERA
TERRIBLE
1.81 WHIP
TERRIBLE
6.57 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

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

Explain This

.372 BABIP
HIGH
58.3% Strand Rate
LOW

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Shawn Tolleson: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Tolleson's blew his fourth save of 2016 against the As on Tuesday. He gave up a walkoff grand slam to Khris Davis after giving up three hits and one walk while recording just two outs.

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Tolleson allowed three runs on three hits and one walk while striking out one to blow his third save Saturday against the Blue Jays.

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Tolleson threw a clean inning to record his 11th save Tuesday against the White Sox.

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Tolleson blew his second save of the season, allowing a game-tying homer with no outs in the ninth Tuesday against the Blue Jays.

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Tolleson notched his eighth save by throwing a perfect ninth inning in Friday's 4-2 victory over the Angels. He struck out two.

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Tolleson pitched around a single for a scoreless ninth and his seventh save of the year Wednesday against the Yankees.

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Tolleson allowed one hit, but still nailed down a 7-4 victory to record his sixth save of the season Thursday against Houston.

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Tolleson worked around a hit in a scoreless ninth inning Wednesday against the Astros for his fifth save of the year.

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Tolleson allowed a run on a walk and no hits, but still picked up the save Tuesday against the Astros, his fourth of the season.

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Tolleson earned his second save with one scoreless inning while allowing one hit Saturday at the Angels.

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Tolleson blew the save in spectacular fashion Wednesday, allowing five runs on five hits while failing to retire a batter.

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Tolleson struck out two of the three batters he faced Monday afternoon to lock down the save against the Mariners.

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Tolleson, limited by a back injury to start the spring, has been able to throw as scheduled over the past two weeks.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

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2015

Tolleson was a pleasant surprise for the Rangers last season, as he made 64 appearances and carried an ERA below 3.00 for the first time since his stint at Double-A in 2012. He seemed to take a step forward in the second half, finishing the year with a 1.44 ERA and .202/.275/.283 line allowed over his final 25 innings (27:9 K:BB), and allowing just one home run after the All-Star break after struggling with long balls in the first half. Of some concern is that he posted an 87.3% LOB% and .245 BABIP, though the latter mark may not be completely out of line with his future norm after he had a .271 mark with the Dodgers during his only other prolonged stretch against big league hitters prior to last season. Look for Tolleson to push for a regular role in the Rangers' bullpen again this spring.

2013

After posting a lights-out 34:5 K:BB in 22.1 minor league innings, Tolleson got the call to the big club in June and quickly found things to be far more challenging. In 37.2 innings with the Dodgers, Tolleson recorded a 4.30 ERA with a 39:20 K:BB in 37.2 innings. He did have a 3.00 ERA and 10 strikeouts in his last nine innings, but Tolleson will need to overcome the walks to be an effective big league reliever. He has the stuff and the minor league numbers to suggest "future closer", but given the competition, it seems likely he'll open 2013 in Triple-A.

2012

Kenley Jansen, Javy Guerra, Shawn Tolleson. In an order yet to be determined, that could very well be the Dodgers' late-inning relief corps for the next few years. Tolleson had a huge 2011 between three minor league levels, posting a combined 1.17 ERA and 105:18 K:BB in just 69 innings. He'll likely open 2012 in Triple-A barring a lights-out spring, but the talent is clearly there to make an impact at some point this season.