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Tanner Scheppers

28-Year-Old Pitcher – Texas Rangers

2015 Stats

W-L

4-1

ERA

5.66

WHIP

1.57

K

29

SV

0

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Scheppers was a 2009 first-round pick out of college, and as such, was supposed to be a quick riser through the system. He also had the talent to be a premium prospect, seemingly giving him the rare h...

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2015 ADP:  623.6

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 200   DOB: 1/17/1987   BORN: Mission Viejo, CA   COLLEGE: Fresno State      Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed with the Rangers in September 2009.

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Scheppers was recalled from Triple-A Round Rock on Sunday, Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.

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Tanner Scheppers 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 23 AA FRI 30 0 0 11.0 3 1 1 19 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.82 0.27
2010 23 AAA OKL 30 7 0 69.0 82 42 5 71 30 1 3 4 0 0 5.48 1.62
2011 24 AA FRI 17 0 0 23.0 18 8 1 24 9 2 1 0 0 0 3.13 1.17
2011 24 AAA ROU 17 1 0 20.2 23 10 0 20 12 2 0 2 0 0 4.35 1.73
2012 25 AAA ROU 27 0 0 31.0 30 12 2 31 4 1 2 11 0 0 3.48 1.10
2012 25 MAJ TEX 39 0 0 32.3 47 16 6 30 9 1 1 1 0 4 4.45 1.73
2013 26 MAJ TEX 76 0 0 76.7 58 16 6 59 24 6 2 1 2 27 1.88 1.07
2014 27 AA FRI 2 1 0 2.0 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 1.50
2014 27 AAA ROU 3 1 0 3.2 7 5 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 12.27 2.50
2014 27 MAJ TEX 8 4 0 23.0 31 23 6 17 10 0 1 0 0 1 9.00 1.78
2015 28 AA FRI 3 0 0 2.2 0 0 0 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.91
2015 28 AAA ROU 7 0 0 7.2 3 0 0 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.97
2015 28 MAJ TEX 38 0 0 35.0 34 22 6 29 21 4 1 0 3 12 5.66 1.57
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3-Year Averages     41 1 0 44.0 45 18 6 35 14 2 1 0 0 10 3.68 1.34

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Tanner Scheppers 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
Aug. 1 SF 0.0 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 5.66 1.57
Jul. 29 NYY 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 5.14 1.49
Jul. 28 NYY 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 5.29 1.50
Jul. 25 @LAA 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 5.45 1.52
Jul. 22 @Col 1.0 3 4 4 2 1 2 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 5.63 1.53
Jul. 20 @Col 0.7 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 4.65 1.45
Jul. 18 @Hou 0.3 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.45 1.38
Jul. 12 SD 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.20 1.30
Jul. 11 SD 0.3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 4.34 1.34
Jul. 10 SD 1.0 1 2 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 4.40 1.36
Jul. 8 Ari 1.7 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.90 1.30
Jul. 7 Ari 0.3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.15 1.35
Jul. 5 LAA 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.21 1.32
Jun. 30 @Bal 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 4.38 1.30
Jun. 29 @Bal 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.56 1.35
Jun. 28 @Tor 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.76 1.37
Jun. 21 @CWS 1.3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.98 1.43
Jun. 18 @LAD 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 5.31 1.43
Jun. 17 @LAD 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 5.59 1.50
Jun. 15 LAD 1.0 2 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 5.89 1.53
Jun. 12 Min 1.0 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 W 0 1 0 5.71 1.44
Jun. 10 @Oak 0.7 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 5.51 1.47
Jun. 9 @Oak 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 5.17 1.34
Jun. 6 @KC 0.7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 5.52 1.43
Jun. 4 CWS 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 5.79 1.43
Jun. 3 CWS 1.0 2 2 2 1 1 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 6.23 1.54
May. 30 Bos 1.3 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 5.25 1.42
May. 28 Bos 0.7 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 5.91 1.50
May. 26 @Cle 0.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 5.40 1.40
May. 25 @Cle 1.3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 5.79 1.50
Last 14 Days
7 Games:  Avg. 0.7 IP/G
5.0 12 9 8 2 4 4 0 0 0 1-1 0 1 2 14.40 3.20
Last 30 Days
16 Games:  Avg. 0.8 IP/G
13.3 15 11 10 2 9 11 0 0 0 1-1 0 1 5 6.75 1.80
Last 60 Days
30 Games:  Avg. 0.9 IP/G
27.0 26 17 16 5 15 24 0 0 0 4-1 0 3 8 5.33 1.52

Tanner Scheppers Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201569101113203.228
20147614621204.318
2013145291029213.218

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201589191018303.234
2014353410002.323
2013157301429403.210

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201515.320011834.111.24
201418.0000149610.501.72
201341.0300331552.851.34

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201519.7210181335.951.68
20145.00103103.602.00
201335.732126910.760.76
Tanner Scheppers 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 23 AA FRI 30 0 11.0 15.55 0.00 0.00 0.82 100% 0.82 0.93 .143
2010 23 AAA OKL 30 7 69.0 9.26 3.91 2.37 0.65 65.4% 5.48 3.74 .384
2011 24 AA FRI 17 0 23.0 9.39 3.52 2.67 0.39 73.1% 3.13 2.98 .294
2011 24 AAA ROU 17 1 20.2 8.91 5.35 1.67 0.00 71.4% 4.35 3.30 .384
2012 25 AAA ROU 27 0 31.0 9.00 1.16 7.75 0.58 68.8% 3.48 2.72 .332
2012 25 MAJ TEX 39 0 32.3 8.35 2.51 3.33 1.67 1.09 80% 96.2 MPH 4.45 4.78 .401
2013 26 MAJ TEX 76 0 76.7 6.93 2.82 2.46 0.70 1.67 86.8% 96.3 MPH 1.88 3.89 .249
2014 27 AA FRI 2 1 2.0 4.50 4.50 1.00 0.00 100% 0.00 3.70 .301
2014 27 AAA ROU 3 1 3.2 8.44 2.81 3.00 8.44 60% 12.27 14.45 .399
2014 27 MAJ TEX 8 4 23.0 6.65 3.91 1.70 2.35 2.19 51.4% 94.1 MPH 9.00 6.81 .343
2015 28 AA FRI 3 0 2.2 20.45 8.18 2.50 0.00 100% 0.00 1.38 .000
2015 28 AAA ROU 7 0 7.2 6.25 5.00 1.25 0.00 100% 0.00 3.48 .164
2015 28 MAJ TEX 38 0 35.0 7.46 5.40 1.38 1.54 1.12 67.3% 95.0 MPH 5.66 5.66 .287
Today's Projections     0 0 .4 7.64 3.12 2.45 0.93 79.6% 3.10 0.68 .298
Next 7 Days     0 0 2.6 7.64 3.18 2.41 0.98 80.1% 3.10 3.97 .297
Rest Of Season     0 0 22.0 7.64 3.17 2.41 0.97 80.1% 3.10 3.97 .297
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3-Year Averages     41 1 44.0 7.16 2.86 2.50 1.23 77.4% 3.68 4.34 .304

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2015 Stat Review for Tanner Scheppers    As compared to the top 100 relief pitchers in 2014 (min 55 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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1.38 K/BB
TERRIBLE
7.46 K/9
WEAK
5.40 BB/9
TERRIBLE
95.0 MPH Fastball
GREAT
1.5 HR/9
TERRIBLE
1.12 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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5.66 ERA
TERRIBLE
1.57 WHIP
TERRIBLE
5.66 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

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

Explain This

.287 BABIP
ABOVE AVERAGE
67.3% Strand Rate
LOW

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Tanner Scheppers: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Scheppers was optioned to Triple-A Round Rock on Monday, Rangers VP of Comm. John Blake reports.

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Scheppers was awful Sunday, walking three of the four batters he faced in the eighth inning while trying to protect a four-run lead.

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Scheppers picked up his first hold of the season, allowing a run on two hits in an eventual 3-1 win over the Mariners on Friday.

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Scheppers (ankle) was activated from the 15-day disabled list Monday, John Blake of the Rangers' official website reports.

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Scheppers (ankle) will be activated from the DL on Friday, MLB.com's TR Sullivan reports.

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Scheppers will not make any more rehab appearances before being activated from the 15-day disabled list, Anthony Andro of FoxSports Southwest reports.

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Scheppers (ankle) will begin the season on the 15-day DL, the Dallas Morning News reports.

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Scheppers (ankle) will throw a bullpen session Friday, Stefan Stevenson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.

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Scheppers (ankle) underwent an MRI on Monday that revealed no structural damage, Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News reports.

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2015

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2014

Scheppers was blessed by a .252 BABIP last season, resulting in a tidy 1.88 ERA and 58 hits allowed in 76.2 innings, despite shaky command and the lack of strikeouts traditionally associated with a late-game reliever. He figures to enter spring training as a long shot to inherit the closer's role vacated by Joe Nathan's departure, but there are several more qualified candidates ahead of him in the pecking order (specifically, Joakim Soria and Neftali Feliz). A year removed from a 4.45 ERA, 1.73 WHIP season, tread carefully here.

2013

Scheppers' improved control in 27 relief appearances at Triple-A Round Rock finally earned him the promotion to the majors that seems imminent two years back. He was far from dominant out of the Texas bullpen, allowing 47 hits and six homers in 32.1 innings, but did manage 30 strikeouts against just nine walks. It's progress, and while there could be glaring holes at the backend of the Texas bullpen with Koji Uehara and Mike Adams bolting via free agency, it doesn't appear that Scheppers has the skill set to take advantage of any opportunity landing at his feet at the present time.

2012

The Curious Case of Tanner Scheppers continued its theatrical run in 2011, albeit with a slightly delayed premier date thanks to a balky back. Once healthy, Scheppers was moved back to a relief role but still has been unable to find his early 2010 form when he projected as a solid late-inning reliever before Texas toyed with the idea of making him a starter. His numbers at Double-A Frisco were a far cry from his dominating numbers at the same level the year prior, and he continued to show control problems after his promotion to Triple-A Round Rock. His numbers in winter ball with a team in Venezuela weren't very good either (13 innings, five hits, 16:13 K:BB). You'd expect a lot more from a former first-round pick out of a major college program. While he's shown too much talent as recently as 20 months ago to toss him on the scrap heap, it's clear that 2012 will be a pivotal year for his development.

2011

Scheppers tore through the Texas League out of the bullpen last season at Double-A Frisco (11 innings, three hits, 19:0 K:BB) and was promoted to Triple-A Oklahoma City where he was solid in a relief role before the wheels fell off when Texas decided to try him as a starter due to the struggles of Rich Harden at the major-league level. In seven starts, Scheppers yielded 38 hits and 18 earned runs in 27.2 innings, and saw his strikeout rate drop considerably. Moved back to the bullpen, Scheppers was a shell of his prior form as his numbers down the stretch (18.1 innings, 31 hits, 20 earned runs, 19:10 K:BB) were a disaster. Once thought to be major-league ready as an impact reliever, there are considerable questions regarding his 2011 future. He'll be included in any and all trade talks if Texas elects to fill the Cliff Lee void via trade and figures to begin the year at Triple-A Oklahoma City if he remains with the Rangers.

2010

Scheppers had the best arm in the June draft that wasn't attached to Stephen Strasburg's torso, though a past shoulder injury had him slip to Texas at 44th overall. Scheppers signed late, and hasnít made his pro debut as a result, though he made seven appearances out of the bullpen in the Arizona Fall League (11 innings, nine hits, seven runs, 9:4 K:BB). It's expected that Texas will use him as a starter to begin the season, and Texas has promoted their pitching prospects quickly when they performed well, so Scheppers could be in line for a 2011 major league debut. If he doesn't pan out as a starter, Scheppers has closer stuff including a high-90s fastball and a plus curveball.