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Brad Hand

24-Year-Old Pitcher – Miami Marlins

2014 Stats

W-L

3-8

ERA

4.38

WHIP

1.36

K

67

SV

1

2014 Preseason Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Hand earned a September call-up, after sporting a 3.21 ERA and 1.35 WHIP over 17 minor league starts. He saved his best work for last, spinning 6.1 innings of two-run ball for the Marlins in his final...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: L   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 219   DOB: 3/20/1990   BORN: Minneapolis, MN   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: 2nd Rd   

September 24, 2014  –  Brad Hand News

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Hand allowed one run on six hits, with three walks and two strikeouts, in a no-decision Wednesday against the Phillies.

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Brad Hand 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 JAM 2 2 0 9.0 9 5 0 9 7 0 2 0 5.00 1.78
2008 18 A GCL 9 7 0 32.2 25 9 0 34 11 2 0 0 2.48 1.12
2009 19 A GRE 26 26 0 127.7 130 69 12 122 66 7 13 0 4.88 1.54
2010 20 A+ JUP 1 26 2 140.2 153 52 10 134 49 8 8 0 0 0 3.33 1.44
2010 20 AA JAC 1 1 0 6.0 3 2 0 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 3.00 1.00
2011 21 A+ JUP 1 1 0 5.0 5 4 1 4 5 0 1 0 0 0 7.20 2.00
2011 21 AA JAC 1 18 0 108.2 90 41 11 71 50 11 4 0 0 0 3.40 1.29
2011 21 MAJ FLA 12 12 0 60.0 53 28 10 38 35 1 8 0 0 0 4.20 1.47
2012 22 AAA NEW 27 27 0 148.1 129 66 15 141 75 11 7 0 0 0 4.00 1.38
2012 22 MAJ MIA 1 1 0 3.7 6 7 1 3 6 0 1 0 0 0 17.18 3.27
2013 23 R GUL 2 2 0 8.0 5 1 0 11 2 0 1 0 0 0 1.13 0.88
2013 23 AAA NEW 2 15 0 81.2 69 31 7 81 45 3 5 0 0 0 3.42 1.40
2013 23 MAJ MIA 7 2 0 20.7 13 7 2 15 8 1 1 0 0 0 3.05 1.02
2014 24 A+ JUP 2 2 0 12.0 4 1 0 14 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.75 0.50
2014 24 AAA NEW 4 4 0 22.0 18 8 3 22 9 2 0 0 0 0 3.27 1.23
2014 24 MAJ MIA 32 16 0 111.0 112 54 10 67 39 3 8 1 0 0 4.38 1.36
3-Year Averages     6 5 0 28.1 24 14 4 18 16 0 3 0 0 0 4.48 1.42

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▼ Advanced Stats      ▼ Batter Vs. Pitcher

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Brad Hand 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. 24 Phi 7.0 6 1 1 0 3 2 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.38 1.36
Sep. 18 Was 5.0 8 6 5 0 0 4 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 4.59 1.37
Sep. 13 @Phi 6.0 4 2 2 0 0 4 0 2 0 L 0 0 0 4.36 1.35
Sep. 7 Atl 6.0 5 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 4.45 1.40
Sep. 1 NYM 3.0 3 2 2 0 1 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.76 1.44
Aug. 24 @Col 4.3 7 4 4 2 3 3 1 0 0 L 0 0 0 4.71 1.44
Aug. 20 Tex 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.52 1.39
Aug. 15 Ari 7.0 5 3 3 2 2 3 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 4.58 1.40
Aug. 10 @Cin 4.7 5 7 7 2 3 2 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 4.65 1.44
Aug. 5 @Pit 6.3 6 2 2 0 1 4 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.03 1.42
Jul. 30 Was 7.0 5 3 3 0 2 2 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 4.15 1.45
Last 14 Days
2 Games:  Avg. 6.0 IP/G
12.0 14 7 6 0 3 6 1 0 0 0-1 0 0 0 4.50 1.42
Last 30 Days
5 Games:  Avg. 5.4 IP/G
27.0 26 11 10 0 4 16 1 2 0 1-2 0 0 0 3.33 1.11
Last 60 Days
11 Games:  Avg. 5.2 IP/G
57.3 55 30 29 6 15 31 2 2 0 1-6 0 0 0 4.55 1.22

Brad Hand Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2014140211228511.224
201327815001.192
20125112001.500

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20143344627841929.280
201355778301.167
201218254200.308

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201461.7241371854.231.31
201312.00009401.500.92

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201449.3140302154.561.42
20138.71106425.191.15
20123.701036117.183.27
Brad Hand 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 JAM 2 2 9.0 9.00 7.00 1.29 0.00 68.8% 5.00 3.53 .355
2008 18 A GCL 9 7 32.2 9.50 3.07 3.09 0.00 75% 2.48 2.11 .306
2009 19 A GRE 26 26 127.7 8.60 4.65 1.85 0.85 69% 4.88 4.06 .331
2010 20 A+ JUP 1 26 140.2 8.60 3.15 2.73 0.64 78.1% 3.33 3.37 .354
2010 20 AA JAC 1 1 6.0 6.00 4.50 1.33 0.00 66.7% 3.00 3.37 .188
2011 21 A+ JUP 1 1 5.0 7.20 9.00 0.80 1.80 66.7% 7.20 7.20 .284
2011 21 AA JAC 1 18 108.2 5.91 4.16 1.42 0.91 76.7% 3.40 4.62 .252
2011 21 MAJ FLA 12 12 60.0 5.70 5.25 1.09 1.50 0.54 76.9% 89.5 MPH 4.20 5.90 .247
2012 22 AAA NEW 27 27 148.1 8.57 4.56 1.88 0.91 73% 4.00 4.13 .292
2012 22 MAJ MIA 1 1 3.7 7.36 14.73 0.50 2.45 1.17 45.5% 90.1 MPH 17.18 10.02 .405
2013 23 R GUL 2 2 8.0 12.38 2.25 5.50 0.00 85.7% 1.13 1.20 .302
2013 23 AAA NEW 2 15 81.2 8.98 4.99 1.80 0.78 77.6% 3.42 4.06 .295
2013 23 MAJ MIA 7 2 20.7 6.53 3.48 1.88 0.87 1.19 73.7% 93.0 MPH 3.05 4.17 .203
2014 24 A+ JUP 2 2 12.0 10.50 1.50 7.00 0.00 83.3% 0.75 1.37 .168
2014 24 AAA NEW 4 4 22.0 9.00 3.68 2.44 1.23 79.2% 3.27 4.20 .273
2014 24 MAJ MIA 32 16 111.0 5.43 3.16 1.72 0.81 2.00 68.8% 92.4 MPH 4.38 4.27 .293
3-Year Averages     6 5 28.1 5.76 5.12 1.13 1.28 72.2% 4.48 5.48 .246

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2014 Stat Review for Brad Hand    As compared to the top 100 starting pitchers in 2013 (min 140 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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1.72 K/BB
TERRIBLE
5.43 K/9
TERRIBLE
3.16 BB/9
WEAK
92.4 MPH Fastball
GOOD
0.8 HR/9
GOOD
2.00 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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4.38 ERA
POOR
1.36 WHIP
WEAK
4.27 FIP
POOR
BABIP/Strand

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

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.293 BABIP
AVERAGE
68.8% Strand Rate
LOW

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Brad Hand: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Hand surrendered six runs -- five earned -- and eight hits in five innings against Washington on Thursday. He did not issue a walk and struck out four.

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Hand took the loss Saturday against the Phillies despite tossing six solid innings. He struck out four without a walk and gave up just two runs.

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Hand pitched six innings of scoreless ball in a win over Atlanta on Sunday, giving up four hits while recording three strikeouts and zero walks.

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Hand will get the start Sunday against the Braves, MLB.com's Joe Frisaro reports.

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Brad Penny, not Hand, will start Tuesday's game against the Mets, Joe Frisaro of MLB.com reports.

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Hand will have his next start skipped as the Marlins turn to a four-man rotation this week, the Miami Herald reports.

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Hand struck out three and allowed four runs on seven hits and three walks in 4.1 innings in the Marlins' 7-4 loss to the Rockies on Sunday.

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Hand will start Sunday at Colorado, the Miami Herald reports.

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Hand will be available out of the Marlins' bullpen over the next several days as his role for the remainder of the season is decided, the Miami Herald reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

Hand spent the majority of his season at the Triple-A level, making just one start in the big leagues. Though he typically works in the low-90s with his fastball, Hand possesses solid strikeout ability (8.5 K/9 over 148.1 minor league innings). Still, the 23-year-old has failed to harness his control, posting a brutal 4.6 BB/9 in the minors in 2012 after he had similar control issues during a 12-start stint with the big club in 2011. Hand appears to have some work to do refining his control before Miami will give the former second-round pick another crack at the rotation.

2012

Injuries to the big-league rotation, and a woeful lack of pitching depth in the Marlins system, forced the club to bring Hand up ahead of schedule and he posted predictably shaky numbers. His Double-A numbers don't really look like those of a top prospect either, as his strikeout rate took a steep drop, while his walk and home-run rates both rose. While he might enter spring training with a theoretical shot at a 25-man roster spot, expect Miami to keep him in the minors all of 2012.

2011

Hand improved his control while maintaining his K/9IP rate as a 20-year-old at High-A, and as a result put himself firmly in the Marlins' future plans. He projects to have three solid pitches although none of them are exceptional, which makes him a mid-rotation starter at best in the majors, but given the way the organization's starting pitching depth has been gutted the last couple of seasons they'll take what they can get. Assuming he doesn't stumble against Double-A competition this year, Hand could get his first taste of the big leagues in 2012.