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David Hale

26-Year-Old Pitcher – Atlanta Braves

2014 Stats

W-L

0-0

ERA

2.93

WHIP

1.63

K

11

SV

0

2014 RotoWire Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

During his time with Triple-A Gwinnett in 2013, Hale posted good, if rather unspectacular, numbers (3.22 ERA, 1.39 WHIP, 6.0 K/9). A third-round pick by the Braves in 2009, Hale's biggest improvement ...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 210   DOB: 9/27/1987   BORN: Marietta, GA   COLLEGE: Princeton   DRAFTED: 3rd Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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David Hale Contract Information:

Signed with the Braves in July 2009.

April 20, 2014  –  David Hale News

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Hale tossed six strong innings in Sunday's extra-inning loss, allowing six hits, three runs (two earned) and two walks to go along with five strikeouts on his way to a no-decision.

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David Hale 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 R Dan 7 1 0 16.0 7 2 0 12 5 2 1 1 1.13 0.75
2010 22 A Rom 28 7 0 93.2 97 43 1 69 44 5 8 5 0 0 4.13 1.51
2011 23 A Lyn 28 13 0 101.0 106 46 9 86 30 4 6 0 0 0 4.10 1.35
2012 24 AA Mis 27 27 0 145.2 121 61 11 124 67 8 4 0 0 0 3.77 1.29
2013 25 AAA Gwi 22 20 0 114.2 123 41 8 77 36 6 9 0 0 0 3.22 1.39
2013 25 MAJ ATL 2 2 0 11.0 11 1 0 14 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.82 1.09
2014 26 MAJ ATL 3 3 0 15.3 16 5 0 11 9 0 0 0 0 0 2.93 1.63
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3-Year Averages MAJ   2 2 0 11.0 11 1 0 14 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.82 1.09

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

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David Hale 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
Apr. 20 @NYM 6.0 6 3 2 0 2 5 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.93 1.63
Apr. 10 NYM 4.3 5 4 3 0 5 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.89 1.82
Apr. 4 @Was 5.0 5 0 0 0 2 4 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0.00 1.40
Last 14 Days
2 Games:  Avg. 5.2 IP/G
10.3 11 7 5 0 7 7 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 4.35 1.74
Last 30 Days
3 Games:  Avg. 5.1 IP/G
15.3 16 7 5 0 9 11 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 2.93 1.63
Last 60 Days
3 Games:  Avg. 5.1 IP/G
15.3 16 7 5 0 9 11 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 2.93 1.63

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David Hale Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201321616100.300

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201325805200.200

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201311.010014100.821.09

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
David Hale 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 R Dan 7 1 16.0 6.75 2.81 2.40 0.00 83.3% 1.13 2.64 .174
2010 22 A Rom 28 7 93.2 6.66 4.25 1.57 0.10 70% 4.13 3.40 .331
2011 23 A Lyn 28 13 101.0 7.66 2.67 2.87 0.80 70.9% 4.10 3.84 .328
2012 24 AA Mis 27 27 145.2 7.69 4.15 1.85 0.68 71.8% 3.77 4.07 .278
2013 25 AAA Gwi 22 20 114.2 6.07 2.84 2.14 0.63 78.1% 3.22 3.89 .319
2013 25 MAJ ATL 2 2 11.0 11.45 0.82 14.00 0.00 4.75 91.7% 91.1 MPH 0.82 .93 .393
2014 26 MAJ ATL 3 3 15.3 6.46 5.28 1.22 0.00 1.25 80% 90.5 MPH 2.93 3.53 .332
2014 Projections MAJ   Subscribe now to see our 2014 projections for David Hale
3-Year Averages MAJ   2 2 11.0 11.45 0.82 14.00 0.00 91.7% 0.82 .93 .393

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2014 Stat Review for David Hale    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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1.22 K/BB
TERRIBLE
6.46 K/9
WEAK
5.28 BB/9
TERRIBLE
90.5 MPH Fastball
WEAK
0.0 HR/9
ELITE
1.25 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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2.93 ERA
GREAT
1.63 WHIP
TERRIBLE
3.53 FIP
GOOD
BABIP/Strand

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

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.332 BABIP
HIGH
80.0% Strand Rate
HIGH

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

Worst Matchups for David Hale (by OPS against, min 1 AB)

Batter Team AB H HR RBI BB K SB AVG SLG OPS
Ian Desmond WAS 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.500 2.500
Jimmy Rollins PHI 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.333 2.333
Pete Orr MIL 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000
Erik Kratz TOR 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 .667 1.000 1.667
Chris Denorfia SD 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 .667 1.000 1.667
Ryan Zimmerman WAS 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .500 1.000 1.500
Eric Young Jr. NY-N 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .833 1.333
Lucas Duda NY-N 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 .667 .667 1.333
David Wright NY-N 5 3 0 2 1 1 0 .600 .600 1.267
Jedd Gyorko SD 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 .500 .500 1.000

Best Matchups for David Hale (by OPS against, min 1 AB)

Batter Team AB H HR RBI BB K SB AVG SLG OPS
Ruben Tejada NY-N 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Anthony Rendon WAS 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Rene Rivera SD 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Juan Lagares NY-N 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Tommy Medica SD 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Jenrry Mejia NY-N 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Nate McLouth WAS 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Josh Satin NY-N 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Tyler Cloyd CLE 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Jordan Zimmermann WAS 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000

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David Hale: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Hale will be skipped in the rotation this time through.

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Hale gave up five hits and two walks, while striking out four over five innings, but did not factor into the decision in the Braves' 2-1 win over the Nationals on Friday.

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Hale has earned the Braves' fourth starting pitcher job, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

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Manager Fredi Gonzalez has yet to decide whether Hale or Gus Schlosser will begin the year in the rotation, Mark Bowman of MLB.com reports.

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Hale is expected to begin the season in the Braves' rotation, David O'Brien of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

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Hale may be in the Braves' rotation during the first week of the regular season before transitioning to a relief role, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

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Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez said Wednesday that he thinks Hale will compete for a spot on the major league pitching staff next spring, David O'Brien of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

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Hale tossed six innings of one-run ball Thursday to earn his first major-league win. He scattered seven hits and struck out five.

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