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Drew Storen

28-Year-Old Pitcher – Washington Nationals

2015 Stats

W-L

2-2

ERA

3.24

WHIP

1.02

K

61

SV

29

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Three seasons after getting his first taste of the closer role, Storen finally regained his ninth-inning duties down the stretch in 2014 after Rafael Soriano fell apart. The young right-hander didn't ...

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2015 ADP:  114.91

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: B   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 197   DOB: 8/11/1987   BORN: Indianapolis, IN   COLLEGE: Stanford   DRAFTED: 1st Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Drew Storen Contract Information:

Agreed to a one-year, $5.7 million contract with the Nationals in January of 2015.

August 7, 2015  –  Drew Storen News

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Storen was stung for four runs on three hits, walking one and striking out one in an inning of work as the Nationals lost to Colorado 5-4 Friday night.

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Drew Storen 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
2009 21 A HAG 11 0 0 14.7 11 6 2 26 0 0 1 0 3.80 0.75
2009 21 A POT 7 0 0 10.0 7 2 0 11 2 1 0 2 1.80 0.90
2009 21 AA HAR 10 0 0 12.3 3 0 0 12 6 1 0 9 0.00 0.73
2010 22 AA HAR 6 0 0 9.1 5 1 1 11 1 0 0 4 0 0 0.96 0.66
2010 22 AAA SYR 6 0 0 7.1 7 1 0 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.23 1.27
2010 22 MAJ WAS 54 0 0 55.3 48 22 3 52 22 4 4 5 2 10 3.58 1.27
2011 23 MAJ WAS 73 0 0 75.3 57 23 8 74 20 6 3 43 5 3 2.75 1.02
2012 24 A POT 1 1 0 6.0 4 2 1 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 3.00 0.83
2012 24 AA HAR 1 0 0 0.2 3 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 54.00 20.00
2012 24 MAJ WAS 37 0 0 30.3 22 8 0 24 8 3 1 4 1 10 2.37 0.99
2013 25 AAA SYR 6 1 0 6.1 7 4 1 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.68 1.15
2013 25 MAJ WAS 68 0 0 61.7 65 31 7 58 19 4 2 3 5 24 4.52 1.36
2014 26 MAJ WAS 65 0 0 56.3 44 7 2 46 11 2 1 11 3 20 1.12 0.98
2015 27 MAJ WAS 52 0 0 50.0 40 18 3 61 11 2 2 29 3 4 3.24 1.02
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3-Year Averages     56 0 0 49.4 43 15 3 42 12 3 1 6 3 18 2.73 1.11
Career  (View All)     349 0 0 329.0 276 109 23 315 91 21 13 95 2.98 1.12

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Drew Storen 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
Aug. 30 Mia 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 3.24 1.02
Aug. 27 SD 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 3.31 1.04
Aug. 26 SD 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.38 1.06
Aug. 23 Mil 1.0 1 1 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.45 1.09
Aug. 18 @Col 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.33 1.09
Aug. 15 @SF 1.0 3 2 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.40 1.07
Aug. 12 @LAD 0.7 1 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.07 1.02
Aug. 9 Col 1.0 2 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 L 0 0 0 2.70 1.02
Aug. 7 Col 1.0 3 4 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 L 0 1 0 2.34 0.99
Aug. 6 Ari 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 1.52 0.92
Aug. 4 Ari 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 1.56 0.92
Aug. 3 Ari 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.60 0.94
Jul. 30 @Mia 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 1.64 0.97
Jul. 29 @Mia 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.69 0.99
Jul. 22 NYM 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 1.73 1.02
Jul. 20 NYM 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.78 1.05
Jul. 17 LAD 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 1.83 1.02
Jul. 12 @Bal 0.3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 1.89 0.99
Jul. 11 @Bal 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 1.91 1.00
Jul. 5 SF 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 1.97 0.97
Jul. 3 SF 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.03 0.97
Jun. 28 @Phi 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.10 1.00
Jun. 26 @Phi 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.17 1.03
Jun. 24 Atl 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 2.25 1.00
Last 14 Days
6 Games:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
6.0 6 3 3 1 0 8 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 2 4.50 1.00
Last 30 Days
13 Games:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
12.7 12 11 11 2 2 15 2 0 0 1-2 0 1 4 7.82 1.11
Last 60 Days
24 Games:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
23.0 20 12 12 2 6 25 2 0 0 1-2 8 2 4 4.70 1.13

Drew Storen Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201510825729301.296
20149718323301.253
2013113241027515.267

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20159135411202.131
201412728821401.184
201315434938412.268

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201529.0221636623.101.07
201430.710527811.171.01
201330.722026935.871.63

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201520.0001324513.601.00
201425.711619311.050.94
201331.0203321043.191.10
Drew Storen 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
2009 21 A HAG 11 0 14.7 15.95 0.00 0.00 1.23 55.6% 3.80 1.43 .369
2009 21 A POT 7 0 10.0 9.90 1.80 5.50 0.00 77.8% 1.80 1.60 .289
2009 21 AA HAR 10 0 12.3 8.76 4.38 2.00 0.00 100% 0.00 2.71 .116
2010 22 AA HAR 6 0 9.1 10.88 0.99 11.00 0.99 100% 0.96 2.54 .214
2010 22 AAA SYR 6 0 7.1 5.07 2.54 2.00 0.00 88.9% 1.23 2.92 .304
2010 22 MAJ WAS 54 0 55.3 8.46 3.58 2.36 0.49 1.09 71.6% 94.4 MPH 3.58 3.38 .302
2011 23 MAJ WAS 73 0 75.3 8.84 2.39 3.70 0.96 1.47 78.3% 95.0 MPH 2.75 3.49 .261
2012 24 A POT 1 1 6.0 12.00 1.50 8.00 1.50 75% 3.00 3.20 .252
2012 24 AA HAR 1 0 .2 0.00 45.00 0.00 45.00 0% 54.00 83.20 .780
2012 24 MAJ WAS 37 0 30.3 7.12 2.37 3.00 0.00 1.76 73.3% 94.6 MPH 2.37 2.51 .263
2013 25 AAA SYR 6 1 6.1 16.23 0.00 0.00 1.48 50% 5.68 1.72 .492
2013 25 MAJ WAS 68 0 61.7 8.46 2.77 3.05 1.02 1.13 68.8% 93.9 MPH 4.52 3.77 .334
2014 26 MAJ WAS 65 0 56.3 7.35 1.76 4.18 0.32 1.69 90.6% 93.3 MPH 1.12 2.77 .271
2015 27 MAJ WAS 52 0 50.0 10.98 1.98 5.55 0.54 1.21 68.8% 94.0 MPH 3.24 2.44 .316
Today's Projections     0 0 .4 8.43 2.10 4.01 0.74 78.3% 2.72 -0.11 .294
Next 7 Days     0 0 2.9 8.43 2.16 3.90 0.64 77.6% 2.72 2.98 .296
Rest Of Season     0 0 12.1 8.43 2.15 3.92 0.60 77.3% 2.72 2.92 .298
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3-Year Averages     56 0 49.4 7.64 2.18 3.50 0.55 76.9% 2.73 3.02 .291
Career     349 0 329.0 8.62 2.49 3.46 0.63 75% 2.98 3.05 .292

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2015 Stat Review for Drew Storen    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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5.55 K/BB
ELITE
10.98 K/9
GOOD
1.98 BB/9
GREAT
94.0 MPH Fastball
GOOD
0.5 HR/9
GOOD
1.21 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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3.24 ERA
WEAK
1.02 WHIP
GOOD
2.44 FIP
GREAT
BABIP/Strand

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

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.316 BABIP
HIGH
68.8% Strand Rate
LOW

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Drew Storen: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Storen notched his first hold of the season Thursday, striking out two in a perfect eighth inning against the Marlins.

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Storen pitched a perfect eighth inning Wednesday, striking out two.

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Storen will be relegated to the setup role with Jonathan Papelbon coming aboard via trade with the Phillies, Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post reports.

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Storen recorded his 29th save with a perfect, three-strikeout ninth against the Mets on Wednesday.

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Storen struck out the only batter he faced Sunday against the Orioles to earn his 27th save of the season.

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Storen struck out one during a scoreless ninth inning to earn his 25th save of the season Sunday against the Giants.

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Storen logged his 24th save with a clean ninth inning against San Francisco on Friday night.

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Storen shut down the Phillies on eight pitches Sunday to earn his 23rd save of the year.

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Storen logged a perfect ninth inning, striking out a pair, to pick up his 20th save of the season in Washington's 4-1 win over the Pirates on Friday night.

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Storen pitched a perfect 11th inning Wednesday, striking out two en route to his 19th save of the season.

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Storen allowed one run on two hits while striking out a pair as he finished off a 7-5 against the Cubs on Friday night to record his 18th save.

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Storen picked up his 16th save of the season in Wednesday's victory over the Cubs.

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Storen pitched a perfect ninth inning against the Cubs on Monday to earn his second save in as many days.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

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2014

Storen seemed to have trouble putting his 2012 postseason meltdown behind him, and the Rafael Soriano signing last offseason was one blow too many to his confidence. He struggled badly in a setup role, eventually getting demoted to Triple-A to try and right the ship, and while he pitched better after being called back up, a 15:6 K:BB ratio in 19.1 innings doesn't exactly indicate that he made it all the way back. Storen could still wind up back in the closer picture, especially if Soriano's fastball continues to lose its juice, but his future looks a lot more uncertain than it used to.

2013

April surgery to remove a bone chip from his elbow cost Storen the first half of the season, and when he finally got back on the mound Tyler Clippard had the Nationals' closer job locked down so saves were in short supply. Storen had regained his spot by the end of the year though, and it looked like he was a reliable closer once again heading into 2013, but that was before the Nats surprisingly signed Rafael Soriano. His decreased strikeout rate in 2012 seems primarily due to a reluctance to throw his slider after the surgery, but he still posted great numbers only using his breaking pitch a quarter of the time rather than a third, so even if that reluctance turns into a long-term change in approach, Storen's ability should not take much of a hit. But with Soriano signed, his role is in a state of flux.

2012

Storen pitched well in his first season as a full-time closer by improving his control and inducing more groundballs in 2011. He improved his first pitch strike percentage from 57 to 66 percent (eighth best among relievers), and he was fourth among relievers in shutdown appearances. Storenís ERA did benefit from a .246 BABIP and 81.2 percent strand rate, but expect a similar ERA in 2012 since his HR/FB ratio will likely decrease. He features a 95-mph fastball and slider (84 mph) and should continue to generate 8.5-9.0 K/9IP as the Nats closer.

2011

Storen might forever be known as the Nationals' "other" 2009 first rounder, but he did just fine on his own, riding his mid-90s fastball and slider to a solid 52:22 K:BB ratio in 55.1 big league innings. Although he's the club's closer of the future and was used in the role at the end of the season after the Matt Capps trade, Storen might not be handed the job right out of the gate in 2011. Tyler Clippard, especially, looms as the biggest threat to his save chances in the short term, but unless he falls flat Storen should get enough ninth-inning duty to deliver double-digit saves at least.

2010

Lost in the Strasburg hoopla was the fact that the Nationals had two first-round picks, and Storen looked like an astute pickup in his pro debut, posting an eye-popping 37:2 K:BB ratio in 24.2 A-ball innings before tiring at the end of the season at Double-A. The Nationals have enough bullpen options that they don't need to rush him, but like his fellow first rounder, Storen's talent may set its own timetable in 2010. He's the team's closer of the future, but the future may come very quickly.