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Madison Bumgarner

25-Year-Old Pitcher – San Francisco Giants

2015 Stats

W-L

5-2

ERA

2.84

WHIP

1.14

K

52

SV

0

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Bumgarner's price is almost certainly headed sky-high at the 2015 draft table. After a regular season that included career highs in innings, strikeouts (rate and total), walks (rate and total) and win...

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2015 ADP:  31.78

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: L   HT: 6' 5"   WT: 235   DOB: 8/1/1989   BORN: Hickory, NC   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: 1st Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Madison Bumgarner Contract Information:

Signed a five-year, $35 million contract with the Giants in 2013.

May 21, 2015  –  Madison Bumgarner News

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Bumgarner (5-2) beat the Dodgers with both his arm and his bat Thursday, tossing 6.1 shutout innings -- seven hits, two walks, six strikeouts -- and homering off opposing starter Clayton Kershaw.

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Madison Bumgarner 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
2008 18 A AUG 24 24 0 141.2 111 23 3 164 21 15 3 0 1.46 0.93
2009 19 A SAN 5 5 0 24.3 20 4 0 23 4 3 1 0 1.49 0.99
2009 19 AA CON 20 19 1 107.0 80 23 6 69 30 9 1 0 1.93 1.03
2009 19 MAJ SFO 4 1 0 10.0 8 2 2 10 3 0 0 0 1.80 1.10
2010 20 AAA FRE 14 14 1 82.2 88 29 5 59 22 7 1 0 0 0 3.16 1.34
2010 20 MAJ SF 18 18 0 111.0 119 37 11 86 26 7 6 0 0 0 3.00 1.31
2011 21 MAJ SF 33 33 0 204.7 202 73 12 191 46 13 13 0 0 0 3.21 1.21
2012 22 MAJ SF 32 32 1 208.3 183 78 23 191 49 16 11 0 0 0 3.37 1.11
2013 23 MAJ SF 31 31 0 201.3 146 62 15 199 62 13 9 0 0 0 2.77 1.03
2014 24 MAJ SF 33 33 2 217.3 194 72 21 219 43 18 10 0 0 0 2.98 1.09
2015 25 MAJ SF 9 9 0 57.0 55 18 6 52 10 5 2 0 0 0 2.84 1.14
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3-Year Averages     32 32 1 209.0 174 70 19 203 51 15 10 0 0 0 3.01 1.08
Career  (View All)     160 157 3 1,009.7 907 342 90 948 239 72 51 0 3.05 1.14

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Madison Bumgarner 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. 21 LAD 6.3 7 0 0 0 2 6 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 2.84 1.14
May. 15 @Cin 7.0 8 2 2 2 0 4 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 3.20 1.11
May. 9 Mia 5.0 5 3 3 1 2 10 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 3.30 1.10
May. 4 SD 7.3 2 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 3.03 1.06
Apr. 28 @LAD 8.0 5 1 1 0 1 9 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 3.73 1.21
Apr. 22 LAD 6.3 6 2 2 1 2 6 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.63 1.37
Apr. 16 Ari 7.0 6 4 4 2 1 4 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 5.29 1.41
Apr. 11 @SD 3.0 10 5 5 0 0 4 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 5.40 1.70
Apr. 6 @Ari 7.0 6 1 1 0 1 3 2 0 0 W 0 0 0 1.29 1.00
Last 14 Days
3 Games:  Avg. 6.1 IP/G
18.3 20 5 5 3 4 20 0 0 0 2-1 0 0 0 2.45 1.31
Last 30 Days
6 Games:  Avg. 6.7 IP/G
40.0 33 8 8 4 8 41 0 0 0 4-1 0 0 0 1.80 1.03
Last 60 Days
9 Games:  Avg. 6.3 IP/G
57.0 55 18 18 6 10 52 3 0 0 5-2 0 0 0 2.84 1.14

Madison Bumgarner Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201528826100.250
201418758539901.224
201317262626505.161

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201521044849916.244
20146861613815531220.244
20136311375612021210.215

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Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201532.021032842.531.06
201491.77601012474.031.24
201389.0440932882.331.00

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201525.031020223.241.24
2014125.7114011819142.220.98
2013112.39501063473.121.06
Madison Bumgarner 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
2008 18 A AUG 24 24 141.2 10.45 1.34 7.81 0.19 84.5% 1.46 1.60 .316
2009 19 A SAN 5 5 24.3 8.51 1.48 5.75 0.00 83.3% 1.49 1.80 .305
2009 19 AA CON 20 19 107.0 5.80 2.52 2.30 0.50 83.7% 1.93 3.56 .241
2009 19 MAJ SFO 4 1 10.0 9.00 2.70 3.33 1.80 1.88 100% 89.2 MPH 1.80 4.73 .248
2010 20 AAA FRE 14 14 82.2 6.46 2.41 2.68 0.55 77.1% 3.16 3.43 .324
2010 20 MAJ SF 18 18 111.0 6.97 2.11 3.31 0.89 1.30 80.6% 91.3 MPH 3.00 3.78 .322
2011 21 MAJ SF 33 33 204.7 8.40 2.02 4.15 0.53 1.41 74.2% 91.7 MPH 3.21 2.84 .330
2012 22 MAJ SF 32 32 208.3 8.25 2.12 3.90 0.99 1.47 73.7% 91.1 MPH 3.37 3.61 .288
2013 23 MAJ SF 31 31 201.3 8.90 2.77 3.21 0.67 1.41 75.6% 91.4 MPH 2.77 3.20 .262
2014 24 MAJ SF 33 33 217.3 9.07 1.78 5.09 0.87 1.43 76.4% 92.1 MPH 2.98 3.12 .305
2015 25 MAJ SF 9 9 57.0 8.21 1.58 5.20 0.95 1.12 79.7% 92.3 MPH 2.84 3.43 .311
Today's Projections     0 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
Next 7 Days     0 1 6.6 8.43 2.19 3.85 0.77 74.8% 3.11 3.16 .296
Rest Of Season     0 29 191.6 8.41 2.29 3.67 1.01 76.9% 3.13 3.55 .289
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3-Year Averages     32 32 209.0 8.74 2.20 3.98 0.82 75.2% 3.01 3.17 .286
Career     160 157 1,009.7 8.45 2.13 3.97 0.80 76.1% 3.05 3.21 .301

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2015 Stat Review for Madison Bumgarner    As compared to the top 100 starting pitchers in 2014 (min 145 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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5.20 K/BB
GREAT
8.21 K/9
GOOD
1.58 BB/9
ELITE
92.3 MPH Fastball
GOOD
1.0 HR/9
WEAK
1.12 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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2.84 ERA
GREAT
1.14 WHIP
GOOD
3.43 FIP
GOOD
BABIP/Strand

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

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.311 BABIP
HIGH
79.7% Strand Rate
HIGH

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Madison Bumgarner: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Bumgarner (4-2) allowed two runs on eight hits, did not walk a batter, and struck out four over seven innings as the Giants cruised to a 10-2 win over Cincinnati on Friday night.

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Bumgarner had a strange outing Saturday, striking out 10, lasting five innings, and allowing three runs in a 6-2 loss to the Marlins.

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Bumgarner (3-1) picked up the win Monday, throwing 7.1 shutout innings while striking out six against the Padres.

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Bumgarner (2-1) turned in his best performance of the season Tuesday, tossing eight innings of one-run ball, holding the Dodgers to five hits while striking out nine.

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Bumgarner will start Tuesday against the Dodgers, Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

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Bumgarner tossed a quality start, but did not get the win against the Dodgers on Wednesday. He gave up two runs on six hits and two walks while striking out six in 6.1 innings.

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Bumgarner allowed four runs and six hits with four strikeouts and a walk in seven innings Thursday against the Diamondbacks.

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Bumgarner was forced out of Saturday's game after just three innings when he gave up five earned runs on 10 hits in a blowout loss to the Padres.

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Bumgarner picked up the win against the Diamondbacks on Monday, only allowing one earned run on six hits in seven innings of work in addition to striking out three batters and only walking one.

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Bumgarner will start Opening Day against the Diamondbacks, the San Jose Mercury News reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

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2014

Bumgarner put together a career year in 2013, getting his ERA under 3.00 for the first time as a full-time starter. He also experienced improvements in his K/9 (8.9) and HR/9 (0.7) from the year before, while keeping his walks (2.8 BB/9) in check. He only netted 13 wins for an offensively-challenged Giants team, but victories are almost impossible to predict on a yearly basis. Looking ahead, Bumgarner projects to throw 200-plus innings for the fourth consecutive season and should be one of the more reliable arms taken early off the board.

2013

Bumgarner's 2012 numbers were very similar to the ones he put up in 2011 except for his improved luck on balls in play (.276) and his increased HR/FB rate (11.5 percent). His peripherals remained very strong (8.3 K/9 and 2.1 BB/9), and his 9.0 percent swinging-strike rate was very similar to his 2011 rate (9.2 percent). Down the stretch, Bumgarner seemed to hit a wall as his average fastball velocity dropped just below 90 mph after September (91.3 mph for the season). The increased usage of his slider (39 percent) could be a concern in the coming year, but Bumgarner is capable of making a run at the NL ERA crown in 2013.

2012

Bumgarner ended April with a 6.17 ERA and 1.757 WHIP last year, but he was one of baseball's best pitchers the rest of the season, posting a 2.83 ERA and 1.142 WHIP (and that's with him allowing eight runs while recording just one out during a June outing). Over the final four months of last season, Bumgarner recorded an incredible 145:24 K:BB ratio over 126.2 innings. His 3.10 xFIP ranked seventh-best in baseball. Bumgarner's fastball velocity is now all the way back, and his slider is one of the best pitches in the game, though it should be noted he threw it 32.4 percent of the time last year, which was the fourth-highest rate in MLB, so there's some concern there. Still, at 6-foot-4, 215 pounds, he appears to be a horse and hasn't yet shown any signs of arm trouble. Bumgarner is extremely difficult to homer against, and with plus command and a rising strikeout rate, he enters his third year in the league with massive upside.

2011

After experiencing some success at the Triple-A level, Bumgarner was called up to San Francisco in late June and never looked back, posting a 3.3 K/BB ratio with a 3.00 ERA and 1.306 WHIP over 18 starts. He pitched far better on the road than at home, but that's likely an anomaly that won't continue into 2011. While still nowhere close to what it was when he came out of high school, Bumgarner's fastball velocity crept back up last year (averaged 91.3 mph), and he became a dominant pitcher down the stretch. In September and through the playoffs, he posted a fantastic 50:9 K:BB ratio over 50.2 innings, with a 1.54 ERA and a 1.101 WHIP. With a deceptive delivery, plus curveball and a changeup that's developing into a dominant pitch, Bumgarner has the potential to be a No. 2 starter (if not an ace) for years to come, and pitching in the NL West is always a plus for prospective fantasy owners. Bumgarner is someone to target in 2011.

2010

After dominating Low-A as a 19-year-old in 2008, Bumgarner posted a 1.93 ERA and 1.028 WHIP in Double-A last season, but his strikeout rate dropped significantly (from 10.45 K/9IP to 5.80 K/9IP). Itís hard to argue with a 20-year-old recording a 1.93 ERA in Double-A, especially since he also more than held his own in a brief audition with the Giants in September: 1.80 ERA, 1.100 WHIP, .229 BAA over 10.0 innings. However, his fastball velocity was noticeably lower, which is cause for concern moving forward. After frequently reaching the mid-to-upper 90s, Bumgarner averaged just 89.2 mph with his fastball with the Giants. Heís still one of the best prospects in baseball, but itís a development worth watching. Thereís a chance he opens 2010 as the teamís No. 5 starter, but heís more likely to get more seasoning in the minors before eventually getting recalled to San Francisco.

2009

Bumgarner was flat-out dominant in 2008, finishing Low-A Augusta with a 1.46 ERA and a 164:21 K:BB ratio over 141.2 innings. A 6-4, 215-pound lefty, Bumgarner possesses an overpowering fastball, and his secondary pitches are developing much quicker than originally anticipated. Heíll begin 2009 in either High-A or Double-A, and the Giants have been conservative with him thus far. Bumgarner wonít be up in San Francisco for a couple of years, but heís easily one of baseballís 10 best prospects.

2008

The Giants selected Bumgarner out of high school with the No. 10 pick in last year's draft. Possessing one of the best arms in the draft, Bumgarner's heater can reach 94-95 mph with movement. However, his breaking ball and changeup are below average, and he will need considerable development time in the minors. The Giants have done well with similar pitchers, so this fits with their history. He's years away, but the southpaw has ace potential.