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Vic Black

25-Year-Old Pitcher – New York Mets

2014 Stats

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Black parlayed a strong 2012 campaign at Double-A Altoona and an equally promising showing over the first three months of 2013 at Triple-A Indianapolis into a late-July call-up for the Pirates. Howeve...

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STATUS:  7-Day DL     INJURY TYPE:  Neck     EST. RETURN:  4/14/2014
LEAGUE: AAA    40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 214   DOB: 5/23/1988
BORN: Amarillo, TX   COLLEGE: Dallas Baptist  

April 7, 2014  –  Vic Black News

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Black was placed on the 7-day DL for Triple-A Las Vegas with a pinched nerve on the right side of his neck, ESPN New York's Adam Rubin reports.

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Vic Black 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 Sta 13 7 0 31.1 26 12 0 33 15 1 2 1 3.47 1.32
2010 22 AA Wes 2 2 0 4.2 3 5 1 8 5 0 0 0 0 0 9.64 1.90
2011 23 A+ Bra 5 0 0 6.2 8 3 1 5 4 1 0 0 0 0 4.05 1.94
2011 23 A Wes 5 0 0 29.0 30 17 0 23 16 2 1 1 0 0 5.28 1.59
2012 24 AA Alt 51 0 0 60.0 40 11 2 85 29 2 3 13 0 0 1.65 1.15
2013 25 AAA Ind 38 0 0 46.2 28 13 2 63 21 5 3 17 0 0 2.51 1.06
2013 25 MAJ PIT 3 0 0 4.0 6 2 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 4.50 2.00
2013 25 MAJ NYM 15 0 0 13.0 11 5 1 12 4 3 0 1 1 4 3.46 1.15
2013  (Multiple Teams) 25 MAJ PIT/NYM 18 0 0 17.0 17 7 1 15 6 3 0 1 1 4 3.71 1.35
2014 26 AAA Las 5 0 0 6.1 3 0 0 6 7 0 0 1 0 0 0.00 1.64
2014 RotoWire Projections MAJ   Subscribe now to see our 2014 projections for Vic Black
3-Year Averages MAJ   18 0 0 17.0 17 7 1 15 6 3 0 1 1 4 3.71 1.35

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

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Vic Black 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
Last 14 Days
0 Games:  Avg. 0.0 IP/G
0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
Last 30 Days
0 Games:  Avg. 0.0 IP/G
0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
Last 60 Days
0 Games:  Avg. 0.0 IP/G
0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00

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Vic Black Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201332745001.185

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2013448212400.300

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201311.03008304.091.45

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20136.00017313.001.17
Vic Black 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 Sta 13 7 31.1 9.55 4.34 2.20 0.00 70.7% 3.47 2.52 .322
2010 22 AA Wes 2 2 4.2 17.14 10.71 1.60 2.14 42.9% 9.64 6.77 .342
2011 23 A+ Bra 5 0 6.2 7.26 5.81 1.25 1.45 81.8% 4.05 6.10 .359
2011 23 A Wes 5 0 29.0 7.14 4.97 1.44 0.00 63% 5.28 3.48 .338
2012 24 AA Alt 51 0 60.0 12.75 4.35 2.93 0.30 86.6% 1.65 2.45 .311
2013 25 AAA Ind 38 0 46.2 12.27 4.09 3.00 0.39 76.6% 2.51 2.46 .279
2013 25 MAJ PIT 3 0 4.0 6.75 4.50 1.50 0.00 1.40 75% 95.5 MPH 4.50 3.95 .420
2013 25 MAJ NYM 15 0 13.0 8.31 2.77 3.00 0.69 0.43 71.4% 95.5 MPH 3.46 3.51 .289
2013  (Multiple Teams) 25 MAJ PIT/NYM 18 0 17.0 7.94 3.18 2.50 0.53 0.62 72.7% 95.5 MPH 3.71 3.29 .327
2014 26 AAA Las 5 0 6.1 8.85 10.33 0.86 0.00 100% 0.00 5.17 .211
2014 Projections MAJ   Subscribe now to see our 2014 projections for Vic Black
3-Year Averages MAJ   18 0 17.0 7.94 3.18 2.50 0.53 72.7% 3.71 3.26 .327

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2014 Stat Review for Vic Black    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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0.86 K/BB
TERRIBLE
8.85 K/9
AVERAGE
10.33 BB/9
TERRIBLE
0.0 MPH Fastball
TERRIBLE
0.0 HR/9
ELITE
0.00 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME FLYBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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0.00 ERA
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1.64 WHIP
TERRIBLE
5.17 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

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

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.211 BABIP
LOW
100.0% Strand Rate
HIGH

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Career Pitcher vs. Batter Stats    (View All Matchup Data)

Worst Matchups for Vic Black (by OPS against, min 0 AB)

Batter Team AB H HR RBI BB K SB AVG SLG OPS
Freddie Freeman ATL 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 4.000 5.000
David Freese ANA 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 2.000 3.000
Anthony Rendon WAS 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.000 3.000
Evan Gattis ATL 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 2.000 3.000
Scooter Gennett MIL 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000
Shane Robinson STL 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000
Adam LaRoche WAS 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000
Jimmy Rollins PHI 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000
Carlos Gomez MIL 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000
Tony Cruz STL 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000

Best Matchups for Vic Black (by OPS against, min 0 AB)

Batter Team AB H HR RBI BB K SB AVG SLG OPS
Michael Bourn CLE 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Adeiny Hechavarria MIA 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Bryce Harper WAS 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Andrelton Simmons ATL 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Jake Marisnick MIA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Jason Kipnis CLE 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Chad Qualls HOU 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Ryan Webb BAL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Javier Lopez SF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Marco Estrada MIL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000

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Vic Black: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Black was optioned to Triple-A Las Vegas on Wednesday, ESPNNewYork.com reports.

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Black struggled again Monday and it's possible he could be losing his hold on a bullpen role.

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Black's rough spring continued Sunday, as he allowed three hits and a walk while surrendering one run against the Cardinals, ESPN New York reports.

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Manager Terry Collins confirmed Black would operate as the Mets' closer Thursday against the Brewers, ESPN New York's Adam Rubin reports.

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Mets manager Terry Collins said after Wednesday's game that LaTroy Hawkins may need a day or two off, which could open the door for Black to see a few more save chances, Newsday's Marc Carig reports.

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The Mets recalled Black from Triple-A Las Vegas on Sunday.

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Black was officially traded to the Mets on Wednesday as the player to be named in the deal completed Tuesday with the Pirates, FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports.

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