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Matt Harvey

27-Year-Old Pitcher – New York Mets

2016 Stats

W-L

4-10

ERA

4.86

WHIP

1.47

K

76

SV

0

2017 RotoWire Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

The Dark Knight suffered through many dark nights in a disastrous half season that eventually resulted in thoracic outlet syndrome surgery. After a glimmer of hope in a five-start stretch (2.25 ERA in...

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2017 ADP:  133.3

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STATUS:  Out     INJURY TYPE:  Shoulder     EST. RETURN:  3/1/2017
LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 217   DOB: 3/27/1989
BORN: New London, CT   COLLEGE: North Carolina  DRAFTED: 1st Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Matt Harvey Contract Information:

Signed a one-year, $4.325 million contract with the Mets in January of 2016, avoiding arbitration.

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Harvey (shoulder) agreed to a one-year, $5.125 million deal with the Mets on Friday, avoiding arbitration, the New York Times' James Wagner reports.

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Matt Harvey 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
2011 22 A+ ST. 12 14 0 76.0 67 20 5 92 24 8 2 0 0 0 2.37 1.20
2011 22 AA BIN 12 12 0 59.2 58 30 4 64 23 5 3 0 0 0 4.53 1.37
2012 23 AAA BUF 20 20 0 110.0 97 45 9 112 48 7 5 0 0 0 3.68 1.32
2012 23 MAJ NYM 10 10 0 59.3 42 18 5 70 26 3 5 0 0 0 2.73 1.15
2013 24 MAJ NYM 26 26 1 178.3 135 45 7 191 31 9 5 0 0 0 2.27 0.93
2015 26 MAJ NYM 29 29 0 189.3 156 57 18 188 37 13 8 0 0 0 2.71 1.02
2016 27 MAJ NYM 17 17 0 92.7 111 50 8 76 25 4 10 0 0 0 4.86 1.47
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3-Year Averages     23 23 0 141.0 133 53 13 132 31 8 9 0 0 0 3.38 1.16
Career  (View All)     82 82 1 519.7 444 170 38 525 119 29 28 0 2.94 1.08

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Matt Harvey Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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Matt Harvey Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20162133916611534.321
20153779626789115.226

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201618937950624.282
20153789211781723.218

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201637.0240311045.591.59
2015113.083011616112.230.94

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201655.7260451544.371.38
201576.3550722173.421.14
Matt Harvey 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
2011 22 A+ ST. 12 14 76.0 10.89 2.84 3.83 0.59 82.6% 2.37 2.66 .336
2011 22 AA BIN 12 12 59.2 9.73 3.50 2.78 0.61 66.2% 4.53 3.23 .344
2012 23 AAA BUF 20 20 110.0 9.16 3.93 2.33 0.74 73.5% 3.68 3.70 .307
2012 23 MAJ NYM 10 10 59.3 10.62 3.94 2.69 0.76 1.08 79.4% 94.7 MPH 2.73 3.40 .275
2013 24 MAJ NYM 26 26 178.3 9.64 1.56 6.16 0.35 1.52 76.1% 95.8 MPH 2.27 2.16 .291
2015 26 MAJ NYM 29 29 189.3 8.94 1.76 5.08 0.86 1.47 77.7% 95.9 MPH 2.71 3.12 .285
2016 27 MAJ NYM 17 17 92.7 7.38 2.43 3.04 0.78 1.40 67.2% 94.5 MPH 4.86 3.52 .357
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3-Year Averages     23 23 141.0 8.43 1.98 4.26 0.83 73.5% 3.38 3.19 .311
Career     82 82 519.7 9.09 2.06 4.41 0.66 74.9% 2.94 2.84 .302

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Matt Harvey Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2015 P 189.3 1 13 1 0 113 2 0 0
2016 P 92.7 1 13 1 0 37 0 0 0
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2015 P -1 -1 0 0 1 0 -1
2016 P 0 1 0 0 0 0 1

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2016 Stat Review for Matt Harvey    As compared to the top 100 starting pitchers in 2016 (min 130 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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3.04 K/BB
AVERAGE
7.38 K/9
WEAK
2.43 BB/9
GOOD
94.5 MPH Fastball
ELITE
0.8 HR/9
GREAT
1.40 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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4.86 ERA
POOR
1.47 WHIP
POOR
3.52 FIP
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BABIP/Strand

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

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.357 BABIP
HIGH
67.2% Strand Rate
LOW

2017 Projected Stats Breakdown for Matt Harvey

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Matt Harvey: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Harvey (shoulder) has been throwing and is no longer feeling tingling in his fingers, Newsday's Marc Carig reports.

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Harvey (shoulder) is expected to be ready for spring training, according to agent Scott Boras, Bob Nightengale of USA Today reports.

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Harvey (shoulder) began throwing Monday for the first time since undergoing surgery to repair his thoracic outlet syndrome, Adam Rubin of ESPN reports.

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Harvey (shoulder) had surgery in St. Louis on Monday to repair his thoracic outlet syndrome, Anthony DiComo of MLB.com reports.

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Harvey will undergo season-ending surgery to address his thoracic outlet syndrome, Adam Rubin of ESPN.com reports.

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Harvey (shoulder) was diagnosed with thoracic outlet syndrome on Thursday, James Wagner of The New York Times reports.

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Harvey was placed on the 15-day DL on Wednesday with right shoulder discomfort, Anthony DiComo of MLB.com reports.

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Harvey served up six runs (five earned) on 11 hits over 3.2 innings but escaped with a no-decision Monday against the Marlins.

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2016

An insane spring training rocketed Harvey’s price into the top-15 starting pitchers and he rewarded those risk-takers with the 11th-best season at the position. Lingering effects of Tommy John surgery sprung up at times (including three starts of seven earned runs apiece), but he always rebounded quickly and outside of those few bumps, he was one of the half-dozen best pitchers in the game. The only difference skills-wise from 2013 was a small drop in strikeouts, but he remained great in that area and still has best-in-league upside during any given season. With the innings reins loosened, 300 strikeouts are a legitimate upside. He probably won’t reach it (Kershaw’s 301 was the first such season since 2002), but Harvey is that kind of pitcher. Harvey is one of four pitchers (Tim Lincecum, Roy Oswalt, and Sonny Gray) since 2000 to log 400+ IP with a 3.00 or lower ERA in his first three seasons, and his 2.53 ERA is the best of the bunch. Bid with confidence!

2015

Harvey took the league by storm in 2013 with one of the best seasons in the league, but the rug was pulled out from under him and everyone else when he missed the final month of that season and eventually underwent Tommy John surgery. That ended up costing him the 2014 season, but the timing is such that he will now be 16 months from surgery on Opening Day which puts him in line to be at least in the rotation by then if not starting that very first game. It is tough to know what to expect considering he last threw a pitch that mattered on August 24th, 2013, but that doesn’t mean he will come cheaply at the draft table. The fantasy community has become much more comfortable with Tommy John recovery cases, especially at the elite end of the spectrum, so you should expect to see Harvey’s name off the board relatively early. The pitching landscape mitigates some of the risk because even if he flames out, there will likely be a host of useful arms to pop up in-season. Meanwhile, the upside is an unquestioned ace, even if his innings are managed a bit throughout the season.

2014

Harvey established himself as one of the premier starting pitchers in baseball in 2013, while also making an All-Star Game start in his home park and getting a supermodel girlfriend, before it all came crashing down. After struggling in two of his last three starts, Harvey was diagnosed with a partially-torn UCL in his right elbow. After considering rehab and a throwing program, Harvey opted for Tommy John surgery, which was performed on Oct. 22. Harvey now faces a 12-to-18 month recovery period and will likely miss the entire 2014 season. Speculation is that his power slider, which he throws close to 90 mph, may have contributed to the injury, so it will be interesting to see if Harvey changes his arsenal when he returns for the 2015 campaign.

2013

Whe the Mets' season went south after the All-Star break, Harvey came riding in on his white horse to give the Amazin' faithful something to look forward to every five days. Harvey lived up to his status as either the team's No. 1 or No. 1A prospect following his late-July call up, posting a 2.73 ERA with a 70:26 K:BB and 42 hits allowed in 59.1 innings. Harvey made significant strides with his fastball command in his final month in the minors to go with his major-league-ready curveball, which led to his promotion. That fastball command was a big reason for the strikeouts and his .275 BABIP. Harvey will open 2013 in the Mets' rotation, and the only downside of his 2012 season is that he no longer has rookie eligibility.

2012

Harvey, selected seventh overall in 2010 out of North Carolina, blazed through High-A St. Lucie, posting a 92:24 K:BB in 76 innings with a 2.37 ERA. He didn't experience the same success at Double-A Binghamton, but got better as he went along, excelling over his last nine starts. Harvey's fastball sits in the low-to-mid 90s, topping out about 97 mph, along with a slider, occasional curveball and change-up he added at Double-A. The development of that curveball may ultimately decide Harvey's ceiling, though, for now, he is projected to be a No. 2 starter in the majors. If he is unable to find consistency with that pitch, look for him to end up as a closer.

2011

Harvey, selected seventh overall last year out of UNC, signed too late to pitch for the Mets in 2010. Harvey's fastball sits in the low-to-mid 90s, topping out around 97 mph, along with a slider and curveball, though he is likely to develop and use that curveball as a professional as it looks to be a more dominant pitch. Harvey needs to work on adding a third pitch, likely a changeup, as well as improve his command and find a consistent release point. Harvey figures to start 2011 at High-A St. Lucie and if he masters the areas that he needs to work on, he could move quickly through the system.