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Vic Black

29-Year-Old Pitcher – San Francisco Giants

2017 Stats

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

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LEAGUE: AAA    40 MAN: NO   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 200   DOB: 5/23/1988  

May 5, 2017  –  Vic Black News

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Black signed a minor league contract with the Giants on Friday, Rich MacLeod of MLB.com 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 NYM 15 0 0 13.0 11 5 1 12 4 3 0 1 1 4 3.46 1.15
2013 25 MAJ PIT 3 0 0 4.0 6 2 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 4.50 2.00
2013  (Multiple Teams) 25 MAJ NYM/PIT 18 0 0 17.0 17 7 1 15 6 3 0 1 1 4 3.71 1.35
2014 26 AAA LAS 17 0 0 18.2 12 3 0 18 17 0 1 7 0 0 1.45 1.59
2014 26 MAJ NYM 41 0 0 34.7 26 10 2 32 19 2 3 0 0 12 2.60 1.30
2015 27 A+ ST. 4 0 0 3.2 5 3 1 2 3 0 2 0 0 0 7.36 2.50
2015 27 AA BIN 6 0 0 6.0 4 0 0 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.83
2015 27 AAA LAS 31 0 0 26.2 32 21 3 27 26 1 4 3 0 0 7.09 2.21
2017 29 A SAL 19 0 0 7.0 6 4 0 11 7 0 0 1 0 0 5.14 1.86
2017 29 AA RIC 19 0 0 29.0 27 17 2 16 28 1 1 0 0 0 5.28 1.90
3-Year Averages     41 0 0 34.7 26 10 2 32 19 2 3 0 0 12 2.60 1.30
Career  (View All)     59 0 0 51.7 43 17 3 47 25 5 3 1 2.96 1.32

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Vic Black Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Team Games 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 Games (Team)
0 Games Pitched:  Avg. 0.0 IP/G
0.0 - 0.00 0.00
Last 30 Games (Team)
0 Games Pitched:  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 Games (Team)
0 Games Pitched:  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
Vic Black Minors 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 ERA WHIP
Sep. 3 Bowie 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0.00 1.00
Sep. 2 Bowie 1.0 2 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 9.00 3.00
Aug. 28 Altoona 3.0 1 0 0 0 4 2 0 0 0 - 0 0.00 1.67
Aug. 26 Trenton 1.0 4 5 5 1 2 1 0 0 0 - 0 45.00 6.00
Aug. 23 Erie 0.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 L 0 0.00 0.00
Aug. 22 Erie 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 - 0 9.00 3.00
Last 14 Days
0 Games:  Avg. 0.0 IP/G
0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0.00 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 0.00 0.00
Last 60 Days
6 Games:  Avg. 1.2 IP/G
7.0 11 10 8 1 9 3 0 2 0 0-1 0 10.29 2.86

Vic Black Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

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Vic Black vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

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 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 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  (Multiple Teams) 25 MAJ NYM/PIT 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 17 0 18.2 8.90 8.41 1.06 0.00 89.7% 1.45 4.19 .265
2014 26 MAJ NYM 41 0 34.7 8.31 4.93 1.68 0.52 1.39 81.4% 95.7 MPH 2.60 3.83 .267
2015 27 A+ ST. 4 0 3.2 5.63 8.44 0.67 2.81 71.4% 7.36 8.82 .363
2015 27 AA BIN 6 0 6.0 7.50 1.50 5.00 0.00 100% 0.00 2.03 .251
2015 27 AAA LAS 31 0 26.2 9.27 8.93 1.04 1.03 67.3% 7.09 5.60 .382
2017 29 A SAL 19 0 7.0 14.14 9.00 1.57 0.00 69.2% 5.14 3.49 .407
2017 29 AA RIC 19 0 29.0 4.97 8.69 0.57 0.62 71.7% 5.28 6.10 .275
3-Year Averages     41 0 34.7 8.31 4.93 1.68 0.52 81.4% 2.60 3.75 .267
Career     59 0 51.7 8.19 4.35 1.88 0.52 78.5% 2.96 3.64 .288

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▲ Basic Stats      ▲ Split Stats

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Vic Black Defensive Stats

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2017 Stat Review for Vic Black    As compared to the top 100 relief pitchers in 2016 (min 55 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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0.57 K/BB
TERRIBLE
4.97 K/9
TERRIBLE
8.69 BB/9
TERRIBLE
0.0 MPH Fastball
TERRIBLE
0.6 HR/9
GOOD
0.00 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME FLYBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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5.28 ERA
TERRIBLE
1.90 WHIP
TERRIBLE
6.10 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

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

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.275 BABIP
AVERAGE
71.7% Strand Rate
LOW

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

Black was outrighted to Triple-A Las Vegas on Tuesday, Mike Vorkunov of The Star-Ledger reports.

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Black, who struggled after his activation off the disabled list, seems to have righted the ship lately and could be a potential option in the Mets' bullpen following Jenrry Mejia's suspension.

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Black (shoulder) has not pitched the last six days due to a groin injury.

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Black (shoulder) was activated from the 15-day disabled list and optioned to Triple-A Las Vegas on Sunday.

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Manager Terry Collins said Sunday that Black (shoulder) is a bit further off from returning to the Mets, ESPN New York's Adam Rubin reports.

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Black retired the side in order to close out Triple-A Las Vegas' 9-4 win Saturday.

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Black (shoulder) surrendered four earned runs on two hits and two walks while recording just one out Thursday at Triple-A Las Vegas.

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Black (shoulder) threw a scoreless inning for Double-A Binghamton on Tuesday.

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Black (shoulder) is ready to be activated from the disabled list, ESPN New York reports.

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Black (neck) tossed a perfect seventh inning, striking out one while hitting 94 mph with his fastball, in a rehab outing with Double-A Binghamton on Monday.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

There was no outlook written for Vic Black.

2015

Isn't trolling for saves fun? Black was believed to be the next in line behind incumbent closer Bobby Parnell. Parnell actually went down on Opening Day, but it wasn't Black who got the call. Black’s inability to find the strike zone with any regularity was likely a big reason. In fact, he walked 10 batters in just nine innings during the first month of the season in Triple-A. He walked another seven in nine more innings during May before finally getting called up. Although, even with the exorbitant walk rate, he still allowed just a 1.45 ERA during that Triple-A run, lower than his 1.55 WHIP. He was an asset with the Mets, posting a 2.60 ERA in 35 innings. His 12.8% walk rate was still way too high, but it was actually a massive improvement from the 21.0% percent he registered in Triple-A. Despite the strong season, the 27-year-old doesn't appear any closer to garnering saves with the emergence of Jenrry Mejia and impending return of Parnell.

2014

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. However, he struggled in his first stint in the majors and was quickly optioned back down. Black, who posted a 2.51 ERA and struck out 63 batters over 46.2 innings at Indianapolis, was then acquired by the Mets in late August as part of the Marlon Byrd deal and received an immediate promotion. Black has a bit of a funky delivery and throws in the 90s, but he struggles to repeat his mechanics and subsequently allows too many walks. He should open 2014 with the Mets and could get a shot at closing, if Bobby Parnell struggles to recover after surgery to repair a herniated disc in his neck.