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Pedro Strop

29-Year-Old Pitcher – Chicago Cubs

2014 Stats

W-L

2-4

ERA

2.21

WHIP

1.07

K

71

SV

2

2014 Preseason Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Though Strop did not help move the needle in a pennant race, few pitchers took more advantage of a change in scenery last year. His 22.1 innings with the Orioles included a forgettable 7.25 ERA, among...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: B   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 220   DOB: 6/13/1985   BORN: San Cristobal, DR   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: No   Show ContractHide Contract

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Pedro Strop Contract Information:

Agreed to a one-year contract with the Cubs in January of 2014, avoiding arbitration.

November 28, 2014  –  Pedro Strop News

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Strop required stitches in his left elbow following a car accident in the Dominican Republic on Thursday night, Eduardo Encina of the Baltimore Sun reports.

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Pedro Strop 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
2007 22 A MOD 48 0 0 54.7 43 26 4 75 29 5 2 7 4.28 1.32
2008 23 AA TUL 8 0 0 7.0 6 2 0 7 4 0 0 3 2.57 1.43
2009 24 AA FRI 36 0 0 51.3 48 25 1 48 29 5 5 4 4.38 1.50
2009 24 AAA OKL 11 0 0 12.7 13 11 2 13 4 1 1 1 7.82 1.34
2009 24 MAJ TEX 7 0 0 7.0 6 6 0 9 4 0 0 0 7.71 1.43
2010 25 AAA OKL 39 0 0 42.1 32 9 1 57 14 1 2 13 0 0 1.91 1.09
2010 25 MAJ TEX 15 0 0 10.7 17 12 2 11 11 0 0 0 0 1 10.13 2.62
2011 26 AAA ROU 39 0 0 47.2 53 18 2 55 24 4 4 11 0 0 3.40 1.63
2011 26 MAJ BAL 12 0 0 12.3 8 1 0 12 3 2 0 0 1 4 0.73 0.89
2011 26 MAJ TEX 11 0 0 9.7 7 4 0 9 7 0 1 0 1 0 3.72 1.45
2011  (Multiple Teams) 26 MAJ BAL/TEX 23 0 0 22.0 15 5 0 21 10 2 1 0 2 4 2.05 1.14
2012 27 MAJ BAL 70 0 0 66.3 52 18 2 58 37 5 2 3 7 24 2.44 1.34
2013 28 MAJ BAL 29 0 0 22.3 23 18 4 24 15 0 3 0 3 3 7.25 1.70
2013 28 MAJ CHC 37 0 0 35.0 22 11 1 42 11 2 2 1 0 14 2.83 0.94
2013  (Multiple Teams) 28 MAJ BAL/CHC 66 0 0 57.3 45 29 5 66 26 2 5 1 3 17 4.55 1.24
2014 29 MAJ CHC 65 0 0 61.0 40 15 2 71 25 2 4 2 4 21 2.21 1.07
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3-Year Averages     53 0 0 48.6 37 17 2 48 24 3 2 1 4 15 3.15 1.26
Career  (View All)     246 0 0 224.3 175 85 11 236 113 11 12 6 3.41 1.28

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Pedro Strop 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
Sep. 28 @Mil 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 2.21 1.07
Sep. 26 @Mil 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 2.25 1.07
Sep. 24 StL 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 2.14 1.05
Sep. 23 StL 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 2.17 1.05
Sep. 17 Cin 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 2.21 1.05
Sep. 15 Cin 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.25 1.07
Sep. 13 @Pit 0.7 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 2.29 1.07
Sep. 5 Pit 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.32 1.09
Sep. 3 Mil 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.36 1.09
Aug. 31 @StL 0.7 2 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 1 0 2.41 1.09
Aug. 29 @StL 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.26 1.06
Aug. 26 @Cin 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 2.31 1.09
Aug. 24 Bal 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 1 2.36 1.07
Aug. 22 Bal 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 2.40 1.09
Aug. 19 SF 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 2.45 1.07
Aug. 17 @NYM 1.0 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 W 0 1 0 2.51 1.09
Aug. 15 @NYM 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.56 1.07
Aug. 12 Mil 0.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 2.62 1.07
Aug. 11 Mil 0.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.66 1.09
Aug. 10 TB 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.70 1.11
Aug. 8 TB 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 3 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 2.76 1.11
Aug. 5 @Col 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.61 1.09
Aug. 3 @LAD 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.68 1.09
Aug. 2 @LAD 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.52 1.09
Jul. 29 Col 2.0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.58 1.12
Jul. 28 Col 0.7 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 2.72 1.16
Jul. 27 StL 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.78 1.18
Last 14 Days
6 Games:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
6.0 5 1 1 0 1 8 0 1 0 0-0 0 0 4 1.50 1.00
Last 30 Days
11 Games:  Avg. 0.9 IP/G
10.3 8 2 2 0 2 15 1 1 0 0-0 0 1 5 1.74 0.97
Last 60 Days
27 Games:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
26.3 17 5 4 0 7 32 3 2 0 1-0 0 2 11 1.37 0.91

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Pedro Strop Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201499241418401.214
2013108291020512.215
2012139292029600.252

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2014145471122401.169
2013145361625803.208
2012144291723402.184

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Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201432.3031401722.781.08
201329.7031321546.071.28
201234.0322311812.381.41

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201428.721131801.571.05
201327.7220341112.931.19
201232.3201271912.511.27
Pedro Strop 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
2007 22 A MOD 48 0 54.7 12.35 4.77 2.59 0.66 67.6% 4.28 3.16 .330
2008 23 AA TUL 8 0 7.0 9.00 5.14 1.75 0.00 80% 2.57 3.34 .320
2009 24 AA FRI 36 0 51.3 8.42 5.08 1.66 0.18 68.4% 4.38 3.39 .327
2009 24 AAA OKL 11 0 12.7 9.24 2.84 3.25 1.42 40% 7.82 4.38 .326
2009 24 MAJ TEX 7 0 7.0 11.57 5.14 2.25 0.00 2.00 40% 95.0 MPH 7.71 2.40 .358
2010 25 AAA OKL 39 0 42.1 12.19 2.99 4.07 0.21 82.2% 1.91 1.80 .334
2010 25 MAJ TEX 15 0 10.7 9.28 9.28 1.00 1.69 0.77 61.5% 94.9 MPH 10.13 6.95 .440
2011 26 AAA ROU 39 0 47.2 10.49 4.58 2.29 0.38 78.7% 3.40 3.01 .395
2011 26 MAJ BAL 12 0 12.3 8.76 2.19 4.00 0.00 3.33 90.9% 94.4 MPH 0.73 1.98 .260
2011 26 MAJ TEX 11 0 9.7 8.38 6.52 1.29 0.00 1.71 71.4% 94.4 MPH 3.72 3.82 .277
2011  (Multiple Teams) 26 MAJ BAL/TEX 23 0 22.0 8.59 4.09 2.10 0.00 2.46 80% 94.4 MPH 2.05 2.70 .268
2012 27 MAJ BAL 70 0 66.3 7.87 5.02 1.57 0.27 3.08 81.6% 96.9 MPH 2.44 3.70 .279
2013 28 MAJ BAL 29 0 22.3 9.67 6.04 1.60 1.61 2.07 58.8% 95.8 MPH 7.25 5.66 .328
2013 28 MAJ CHC 37 0 35.0 10.80 2.83 3.82 0.26 1.90 68.8% 95.8 MPH 2.83 2.46 .270
2013  (Multiple Teams) 28 MAJ BAL/CHC 66 0 57.3 10.36 4.08 2.54 0.78 1.97 63.6% 95.8 MPH 4.55 3.44 .295
2014 29 MAJ CHC 65 0 61.0 10.48 3.69 2.84 0.30 2.96 79.4% 95.0 MPH 2.21 2.72 .273
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3-Year Averages     53 0 48.6 8.90 4.45 2.00 0.37 74.6% 3.15 3.24 .282
Career     246 0 224.3 9.47 4.53 2.09 0.44 73.3% 3.41 3.29 .293

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2014 Stat Review for Pedro Strop    As compared to the top 100 relief pitchers in 2013 (min 55 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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2.84 K/BB
AVERAGE
10.48 K/9
GREAT
3.69 BB/9
POOR
95.0 MPH Fastball
GREAT
0.3 HR/9
ELITE
2.96 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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2.21 ERA
GREAT
1.07 WHIP
GOOD
2.72 FIP
GREAT
BABIP/Strand

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

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.273 BABIP
AVERAGE
79.4% Strand Rate
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Pedro Strop: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Strop earned his 12th hold of the season by working out of a jam in the eighth inning against the Brewers on Tuesday.

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Strop pitched a scoreless eighth inning Thursday, striking out one and walking one.

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Strop closed out the Marlins with a 1-2-3 ninth inning Saturday, earning his second save in the process. He induced three ground balls in securing the victory for Jeff Samardzija.

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Strop (groin) was activated from the disabled list Friday, Carrie Muskat of MLB.com reports.

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Strop (groin) is nearing a rehab assignment, Carrie Muskat of MLB.com reports.

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Strop was placed on the 15-day DL on Wednesday with a moderate right groin strain, Mark Gonzales of the Chicago Tribune reports.

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Strop left Tuesday's game with a groin issue, and will have an MRI on Wednesday, ESPN Chicago's Jesse Rogers reports.

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Strop left Tuesday's game with an apparent injury after giving up two doubles, a single and a walk in the ninth inning, the Daily Herald's Bruce Miles reports.

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Strop pitched a scoreless inning in Tuesday's loss to the Reds despite giving up three hits. He didn't walk or strike out anyone.

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Strop needed just four pitches to complete a scoreless eighth inning in Sunday's victory over the Brewers.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

Strop spent most of the 2012 season as the primary setup man for Jim Johnson and he used his fastball-slider combo to churn out a 1.67 ERA and 1.19 WHIP for the first half. He slipped some in the second half, but the Orioles are rumored to think that Strop is a closer in waiting. Strop averaged nearly 97 mph on his fastball, up from 94 mph in 2011. If Strop can cut down on his walk rate (5.0 BB/9) he could inch toward his potential as a future ninth-inning option.

2012

Strop, who was traded from the Rangers to the Orioles midseason, really settled in after the move, posting a 0.73 ERA in 12 appearances with Baltimore. Still, the same control issues which have defined his career have lingered. He had a 4.09 BB/9IP for the whole season and owns a 5.67 career mark. If he can find the strike zone, his strikeout numbers could carry him to usefulness (9.30 K/9IP), but for now he is still a work in progress

2011

Strop shuttled back and forth between Triple-A Oklahoma City and the majors last season, posting poor numbers with Texas (10.2 innings, 17 hits, 12 earned runs, 11:11 K:BB) and excellent numbers in the minors (42.1 innings, 32 hits, nine earned runs, 57:14 K:BB). Whether he'll be able to translate his minor-league success into something serviceable in the majors remains to be seen.

2010

Strop showed limited upside, getting sent down to Double-A Frisco after getting bombed early on at Triple-A Oklahoma City. His numbers at Double-A Frisco (51.1 innings, 48 hits, 48:29 K:BB) weren't good, and the promise he showed back in 2007 at Single-A (54.2 innings, 75 K) after being converted from a shortstop may have been left on the operating table back in 2008 when he underwent surgery for an elbow fracture.