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Chris Rusin

28-Year-Old Pitcher – Colorado Rockies

2015 Stats

W-L

3-3

ERA

4.27

WHIP

1.55

K

32

SV

0

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

The second-half productivity of rotation additions Kyle Hendricks and Tsuyoshi Wada prevented Rusin from getting any starts with the Cubs last season, as the left-hander instead stuck with Triple-A Io...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: L   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 195   DOB: 10/22/1986   BORN: Detroit, MI   COLLEGE: Kentucky   DRAFTED: 4th Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed with the Cubs in July of 2009.

July 3, 2015  –  Chris Rusin News

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Rusin (3-3) allowed three runs -- one earned -- and six hits Thursday against the Diamondbacks. He struck out six and walked two in the loss.

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Chris Rusin 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 22 R AZL 2 1 0 5.0 1 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 0.00 0.80
2009 22 A BOI 8 8 0 31.0 33 12 1 27 9 0 4 0 3.48 1.35
2010 23 A+ DAY 4 17 0 91.0 79 35 6 84 15 4 3 0 0 0 3.46 1.03
2010 23 AA TEN 4 4 0 19.0 21 4 0 15 4 2 1 0 0 0 1.89 1.32
2011 24 AA TEN 11 15 0 76.0 80 33 5 49 16 3 2 0 0 0 3.91 1.26
2011 24 AAA IOW 11 9 0 62.2 70 28 8 46 14 5 2 0 0 0 4.02 1.35
2012 25 AA TEN 1 1 0 3.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
2012 25 AAA IOW 1 25 0 140.1 146 71 17 94 53 8 9 0 0 0 4.55 1.42
2012 25 MAJ CHC 7 7 0 29.7 38 21 4 21 11 2 3 0 0 0 6.37 1.65
2013 26 AAA IOW 19 18 1 121.0 113 45 8 69 27 8 7 0 0 0 3.35 1.16
2013 26 MAJ CHC 13 13 0 66.3 66 29 8 36 24 2 6 0 0 0 3.93 1.36
2014 27 AAA IOW 23 23 1 146.1 163 70 15 97 38 8 13 0 0 0 4.31 1.38
2014 27 MAJ CHC 4 0 0 12.7 16 10 1 8 5 0 0 0 0 0 7.11 1.66
2015 28 AAA ALB 7 6 0 34.1 47 24 6 18 11 3 2 0 0 0 6.29 1.70
2015 28 MAJ COL 8 7 0 46.3 58 22 6 32 14 3 3 0 0 0 4.27 1.55
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3-Year Averages     8 6 0 36.2 40 20 4 21 13 1 3 0 0 0 4.97 1.46

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Chris Rusin 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
Jul. 2 @Ari 6.0 6 3 1 1 2 6 1 1 0 L 0 0 0 4.27 1.55
Jun. 27 @SF 6.3 10 5 2 1 1 4 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.69 1.59
Jun. 21 Mil 6.0 7 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 5.03 1.56
Jun. 16 @Hou 4.0 9 7 7 2 2 4 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 5.14 1.64
Jun. 11 @Mia 5.3 11 6 6 2 2 1 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 3.38 1.46
Jun. 6 Mia 7.0 7 2 2 0 2 8 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 1.45 1.18
May. 31 @Phi 4.7 4 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 0.77 1.11
May. 26 @Cin 7.0 4 1 1 0 4 5 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 1.29 1.14
Last 14 Days
3 Games:  Avg. 6.1 IP/G
18.3 23 11 6 2 3 12 1 1 0 1-1 0 0 0 2.95 1.42
Last 30 Days
6 Games:  Avg. 5.8 IP/G
34.7 50 26 21 6 9 25 1 1 0 2-3 0 0 0 5.45 1.70
Last 60 Days
8 Games:  Avg. 5.8 IP/G
46.3 58 27 22 6 14 32 1 2 0 3-3 0 0 0 4.27 1.55

Chris Rusin Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2015516316422.333
201424405100.208
2013647312400.203

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2015158261142724.290
2014344511401.393
20132182921541018.278

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201513.020010203.461.23
20142.00002000.000.50
201327.7040141245.201.77

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201533.3130221264.591.68
201410.70006518.441.88
201338.7220221243.031.06
Chris Rusin 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 22 R AZL 2 1 5.0 3.60 5.40 0.67 0.00 100% 0.00 4.20 .076
2009 22 A BOI 8 8 31.0 7.84 2.61 3.00 0.29 73.2% 3.48 2.75 .346
2010 23 A+ DAY 4 17 91.0 8.31 1.48 5.60 0.59 67% 3.46 2.94 .297
2010 23 AA TEN 4 4 19.0 7.11 1.89 3.75 0.00 84% 1.89 2.41 .352
2011 24 AA TEN 11 15 76.0 5.80 1.89 3.06 0.59 69.2% 3.91 3.59 .312
2011 24 AAA IOW 11 9 62.2 6.66 2.03 3.29 1.16 73.7% 4.02 4.12 .324
2012 25 AA TEN 1 1 3.0 3.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 2.53 .000
2012 25 AAA IOW 1 25 140.1 6.04 3.40 1.77 1.09 70.3% 4.55 4.74 .300
2012 25 MAJ CHC 7 7 29.7 6.37 3.34 1.91 1.21 1.63 62.2% 88.1 MPH 6.37 4.95 .352
2013 26 AAA IOW 19 18 121.0 5.13 2.01 2.56 0.60 72% 3.35 3.66 .278
2013 26 MAJ CHC 13 13 66.3 4.88 3.26 1.50 1.09 1.79 74.4% 87.8 MPH 3.93 4.90 .277
2014 27 AAA IOW 23 23 146.1 5.98 2.34 2.55 0.92 70.4% 4.31 4.13 .320
2014 27 MAJ CHC 4 0 12.7 5.68 3.55 1.60 0.71 1.50 55% 88.3 MPH 7.11 4.15 .351
2015 28 AAA ALB 7 6 34.1 4.75 2.90 1.64 1.58 65.4% 6.29 5.40 .344
2015 28 MAJ COL 8 7 46.3 6.22 2.72 2.29 1.17 2.44 75.8% 89.1 MPH 4.27 4.47 .345
Today's Projections     0 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
Next 7 Days     0 1 4.6 4.95 2.74 1.81 0.88 71.6% 4.53 4.28 .331
Rest Of Season     0 7 50.2 4.95 2.78 1.78 0.95 72.1% 4.53 4.40 .330
3-Year Averages     8 6 36.2 5.22 3.23 1.62 0.99 67.3% 4.97 4.55 .307

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2015 Stat Review for Chris Rusin    As compared to the top 100 starting pitchers in 2014 (min 145 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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2.29 K/BB
WEAK
6.22 K/9
POOR
2.72 BB/9
WEAK
89.1 MPH Fastball
POOR
1.2 HR/9
POOR
2.44 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

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4.27 ERA
POOR
1.55 WHIP
TERRIBLE
4.47 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

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

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.345 BABIP
HIGH
75.8% Strand Rate
ABOVE AVERAGE

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Chris Rusin: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Rusin allowed five runs (two earned) on 10 hits and a walk Saturday, striking out four, but was able to escape with a no-decision.

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Rusin picked up the win in a 10-4 victory over the Brewers on Sunday, allowing three runs and seven hits with no walks and two strikeouts in six innings.

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Rusin was tagged for seven runs on nine hits over four innings in a losing effort against Houston on Tuesday afternoon.

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Rusin (2-1) gave up 11 hits and six runs in Thursday's loss to the Marlins. He walked two and struck out one.

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Rusin went seven innings in a win over the Marlins on Saturday, allowing two runs on seven hits and two walks while striking out eight.

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Rusin will start Saturday against the Marlins, the Denver Post reports.

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Rusin picked up the win in relief Sunday against the Phillies, after holding the home team without a run in his 4.2 innings of duty. He scattered four hits and a walk and struck out two.

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Rusin gave up just one run in seven innings to Cincinnati on Tuesday, but didn't factor into the decision in the Rockies' 2-1 loss.

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Rusin has been called up to replace Jorge De La Rosa (hand) as the starter for Tuesday's game in Cincinnati, Nick Groke of The Denver Post reports.

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Rusin was sent down to Triple-A Albuquerque after Wednesday's doubleheader against the Diamondbacks, the Denver Post reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

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2014

Though a combined 3.56 ERA between Triple-A Iowa and the Cubs may indicate that Rusin has some potential in the majors, look at that strikeout rate. Five strikeouts per nine innings isn't going to get it done, and his low BABIP and high strand rate have more to do with his ERA than any special Rusinesque powers. He started 13 games for the Cubs last year, and if he manages to make it into the rotation in 2014, it's doubtful he'll have a sub-4.00 ERA again.

2013

After an undistinguished stint in the high minors, Rusin, like several other Cubs pitchers who were nowhere near ready, got seven starts in the majors and predictably got shelled. The lefty was able to induce groundballs, but his 88 mph fastball and solid but unspectacular command likely ticket him for Triple-A in 2013.