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Tim Collins

25-Year-Old Pitcher – Kansas City Royals

2014 Stats

W-L

0-3

ERA

3.86

WHIP

1.38

K

15

SV

0

2014 Preseason Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Collins took a step backward in 2013, largely due to command issues that plagued him throughout the first half of the season. Up until the All-Star break, he struggled to find the strike zone, which r...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: L   HT: 5' 7"   WT: 170   DOB: 8/29/1989   BORN: Worcester, MA   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: No   Show ContractHide Contract

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Tim Collins Contract Information:

Signed a one-year, $1.3625 million contract with the Royals in January 2014 to avoid arbitration.

October 2, 2014  –  Tim Collins News

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Collins was included on the Royals' ALDS roster, Andy McCullough of the Kansas City Star reports.

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Tim Collins 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 17 R GCL 7 0 0 6.0 6 3 0 7 2 0 0 0 4.50 1.33
2008 18 A LAN 39 0 0 68.1 36 12 3 98 32 4 2 14 1.58 1.00
2009 19 A DUN 40 0 0 64.7 47 17 2 99 28 7 4 3 2.38 1.16
2009 19 AA NEW 9 0 0 12.7 12 8 1 17 7 2 3 0 5.68 1.50
2010 20 AA MIS 15 0 0 8.0 4 1 1 14 3 0 0 2 0 0 1.13 0.88
2010 20 AA NEW 15 0 0 43.0 27 12 4 73 16 1 0 9 0 0 2.51 1.00
2010 20 AAA OMA 15 0 0 20.1 9 3 0 21 8 2 1 4 0 0 1.33 0.85
2011 21 MAJ KC 68 0 0 67.0 52 27 5 60 48 4 4 0 1 11 3.63 1.49
2012 22 MAJ KC 72 0 0 69.7 55 26 8 93 34 5 4 0 4 11 3.36 1.28
2013 23 MAJ KC 66 0 0 53.3 49 21 3 52 28 3 6 0 5 21 3.54 1.44
2014 24 AAA OMA 23 1 0 42.1 26 13 6 56 16 2 1 3 0 0 2.76 1.00
2014 24 MAJ KC 22 0 0 21.0 18 9 2 15 11 0 3 0 1 1 3.86 1.38
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3-Year Averages     68 0 0 63.3 52 24 5 68 36 4 4 0 3 14 3.41 1.39

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Tim Collins 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
Sep. 28 @CWS 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 3.86 1.38
Sep. 27 @CWS 1.0 1 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.05 1.40
Sep. 24 @Cle 0.7 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.79 1.42
Sep. 19 Det 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.93 1.47
Last 14 Days
4 Games:  Avg. 0.9 IP/G
3.7 1 1 1 1 1 5 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 1 2.45 0.55
Last 30 Days
4 Games:  Avg. 0.9 IP/G
3.7 1 1 1 1 1 5 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 1 2.45 0.55
Last 60 Days
4 Games:  Avg. 0.9 IP/G
3.7 1 1 1 1 1 5 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 1 2.45 0.55

Tim Collins Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201428726200.273
2013117251421303.212
2012135381628724.239

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2014628912002.235
2013116271428800.275
2012160551827514.196

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Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20148.70004505.191.38
201327.7230231213.251.37
201232.0320412266.191.81

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201412.303011622.921.38
201325.7130291623.861.52
201237.7220521220.960.82
Tim Collins 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 17 R GCL 7 0 6.0 10.50 3.00 3.50 0.00 62.5% 4.50 1.87 .377
2008 18 A LAN 39 0 68.1 12.95 4.23 3.06 0.40 86.2% 1.58 2.30 .260
2009 19 A DUN 40 0 64.7 13.78 3.90 3.54 0.28 79.5% 2.38 1.84 .351
2009 19 AA NEW 9 0 12.7 12.08 4.97 2.43 0.71 61.1% 5.68 3.20 .370
2010 20 AA MIS 15 0 8.0 15.75 3.38 4.67 1.13 100% 1.13 2.45 .260
2010 20 AA NEW 15 0 43.0 15.28 3.35 4.56 0.84 79.5% 2.51 2.13 .323
2010 20 AAA OMA 15 0 20.1 9.40 3.58 2.63 0.00 82.4% 1.33 2.30 .201
2011 21 MAJ KC 68 0 67.0 8.06 6.45 1.25 0.67 0.96 76.8% 92.4 MPH 3.63 4.62 .267
2012 22 MAJ KC 72 0 69.7 12.01 4.39 2.74 1.03 0.96 77.8% 93.2 MPH 3.36 3.57 .312
2013 23 MAJ KC 66 0 53.3 8.78 4.73 1.86 0.51 0.93 75.7% 93.1 MPH 3.54 3.56 .319
2014 24 AAA OMA 23 1 42.1 11.97 3.42 3.50 1.28 80.6% 2.76 3.68 .242
2014 24 MAJ KC 22 0 21.0 6.43 4.71 1.36 0.86 1.09 74.1% 92.3 MPH 3.86 4.87 .266
Rest Of Season     0 0 1.7 9.67 4.05 2.39 0.77 74.4% 3.60 3.51 .308
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3-Year Averages     68 0 63.3 9.66 5.12 1.89 0.71 77.1% 3.41 3.78 .298

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2014 Stat Review for Tim Collins    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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1.36 K/BB
TERRIBLE
6.43 K/9
POOR
4.71 BB/9
TERRIBLE
92.3 MPH Fastball
WEAK
0.9 HR/9
WEAK
1.09 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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3.86 ERA
POOR
1.38 WHIP
POOR
4.87 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

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

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.266 BABIP
BELOW AVERAGE
74.1% Strand Rate
BELOW AVERAGE

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Tim Collins: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Collins was recalled from Triple-A Omaha on Friday.

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Collins has thrown seven scoreless innings since his demotion to Triple-A, striking out 14 while allowing just one hit in that span.

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Collins was optioned to Triple-A Omaha on Tuesday, Josh Vernier of 610 Sports Radio reports.

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Collins gave up the game-winning homer in Sunday's loss to the Angels. "I just missed," Collins said. "I was trying to go away. You can't miss your spots in those situations. That's what I did, and that's what happens."

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Collins tossed two scoreless innings in Sunday's loss to the Tigers, allowing one hit and striking out a batter.

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Collins (elbow) was activated from the 15-day DL on Sunday, Joel Goldberg of FOX Sports Kansas City reports.

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Collins (elbow) will likely join the Royals for an upcoming series in San Diego that begins Monday, Andy McCullough of the Kansas City Star reports.

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Collins (elbow) struck out five batters over two innings in a rehab appearance with Triple-A Omaha on Thursday.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

In just his second full season in the majors, Collins proved to be one of the Royals' most reliable pitchers out of the bullpen. He finished the season with a 5-4 record and a 3.36 ERA and set a new club record for left-handed relievers with 93 strikeouts over 69.2 innings. The growth that he's shown from his rookie season includes an improved K/BB, a lower WHIP and even a slight uptick in velocity - all of which shows he can maintain his success. His fantasy value is limited as he does not accrue saves or even holds, but he can be a solid ratio stabilizer and a decent source of strikeouts when you need someone to fill a roster spot.

2012

After spending time in the Blue Jays and Braves minor league systems in 2010, "Tiny Tim" broke through to the majors with the Royals in 2011. He pitched 67 innings with 60 strikeouts, 48 walks, and a 3.63 ERA. His penchant for walks really hurt him, which is surprising considering he had never really had an issue with his control in the minors. Relying on three pitches, Collins has the potential to strikeout more batters than he showed in his rookie season. Only 22, he's likely to continue to hone his skills in middle relief in 2012.

2011

Collins pitched for three organizations in 2010, but looks like he'll settle with Kansas City in 2011. He posted a 2.02 ERA with 15 saves between Double- and Triple-A last year and will be given a shot to join a Royals team with bullpen issues and few veteran arms blocking the way.