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Charles Leesman

27-Year-Old Pitcher – Chicago White Sox

2014 Stats

W-L

0-1

ERA

20.25

WHIP

3.75

K

0

SV

0

2014 RotoWire Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Leesman had a rocky start to 2013. He recovered slowly from offseason knee surgery, was designated for assignment, elected free agency, and quickly re-signed with the White Sox. He did not make his fi...

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LEAGUE: AAA    40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: L   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 215   DOB: 3/10/1987   BORN: Cincinnati, OH   COLLEGE: Xavier   DRAFTED: 11th Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Charles Leesman Contract Information:

Agreed to a one-year deal with the White Sox in March 2014

April 23, 2014  –  Charles Leesman News

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Leesman will be optioned to Triple-A prior to Thursday's matchup with the Tigers, MLB.com's Scott Merkin reports.

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Charles Leesman 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
2010 23 A Win 11 17 0 84.2 97 48 6 38 44 9 4 0 0 0 5.10 1.67
2010 23 AA Bir 11 11 0 63.2 46 19 1 51 20 5 2 0 0 0 2.69 1.04
2011 24 AA Bir 27 27 0 152.0 150 68 4 113 83 10 7 0 0 0 4.03 1.53
2012 25 AAA Cha 26 26 0 135.0 129 37 8 103 52 12 10 0 0 0 2.47 1.34
2013 26 AAA Cha 16 16 0 88.1 90 38 11 78 41 4 3 0 0 0 3.87 1.49
2013 26 MAJ CWS 8 1 0 15.3 16 12 2 13 16 0 0 0 0 1 7.04 2.09
2014 27 AAA Cha 3 3 0 17.0 15 3 2 11 6 0 2 0 0 0 1.59 1.24
2014 27 MAJ CWS 1 1 0 2.7 9 6 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 20.25 3.75
3-Year Averages MAJ   8 1 0 15.3 16 12 2 13 16 0 0 0 0 1 7.04 2.09

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Charles Leesman 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. 22 @Det 2.7 9 6 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 20.25 3.75
Last 14 Days
1 Games:  Avg. 2.7 IP/G
2.7 9 6 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0-1 0 0 0 20.25 3.75
Last 30 Days
1 Games:  Avg. 2.7 IP/G
2.7 9 6 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0-1 0 0 0 20.25 3.75
Last 60 Days
1 Games:  Avg. 2.7 IP/G
2.7 9 6 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0-1 0 0 0 20.25 3.75

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Charles Leesman Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201334758201.286

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2013436118201.250

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201310.3000121128.712.32

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20135.00001503.601.60
Charles Leesman 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
2010 23 A Win 11 17 84.2 4.06 4.70 0.86 0.64 68.9% 5.10 5.18 .313
2010 23 AA Bir 11 11 63.2 7.26 2.85 2.55 0.14 72.3% 2.69 2.88 .261
2011 24 AA Bir 27 27 152.0 6.69 4.91 1.36 0.24 72.1% 4.03 3.95 .316
2012 25 AAA Cha 26 26 135.0 6.87 3.47 1.98 0.53 83.2% 2.47 3.71 .303
2013 26 AAA Cha 16 16 88.1 7.97 4.19 1.90 1.12 77.5% 3.87 4.58 .317
2013 26 MAJ CWS 8 1 15.3 7.63 9.39 0.81 1.17 3.00 66.7% 90.4 MPH 7.04 6.53 .316
2014 27 AAA Cha 3 3 17.0 5.82 3.18 1.83 1.06 94.7% 1.59 4.49 .260
2014 27 MAJ CWS 1 1 2.7 0.00 3.38 0.00 3.38 1.00 44.4% 20.25 9.20 .515
3-Year Averages MAJ   8 1 15.3 7.63 9.39 0.81 1.17 66.7% 7.04 6.33 .316

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2014 Stat Review for Charles Leesman    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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0.00 K/BB
TERRIBLE
0.00 K/9
TERRIBLE
3.38 BB/9
POOR
0.0 MPH Fastball
TERRIBLE
3.4 HR/9
TERRIBLE
1.00 GB/FB Ratio
BALANCED
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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20.25 ERA
TERRIBLE
3.75 WHIP
TERRIBLE
9.20 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

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

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.515 BABIP
HIGH
44.4% Strand Rate
LOW

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

Worst Matchups for Charles Leesman (by OPS against, min 0 AB)

Batter Team AB H HR RBI BB K SB AVG SLG OPS
Ian Kinsler DET 2 2 0 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.000 3.000
Eric Hosmer KC 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 2.000 3.000
Clete Thomas PHI 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.000 2.000 3.000
Jose Iglesias DET 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 2.000 3.000
Miguel Cabrera DET 3 2 1 3 0 0 0 .667 2.000 2.667
Chris Herrmann MIN 2 1 1 1 0 1 0 .500 2.000 2.500
Asdrubal Cabrera CLE 2 1 1 1 0 1 0 .500 2.000 2.500
Alex Avila DET 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000
Prince Fielder TEX 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000
Michael Bourn CLE 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000

Best Matchups for Charles Leesman (by OPS against, min 0 AB)

Batter Team AB H HR RBI BB K SB AVG SLG OPS
Shane Victorino BOS 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000
Torii Hunter DET 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Billy Butler KC 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
David Lough BAL 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Austin Jackson DET 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Omar Infante KC 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Nick Castellanos DET 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Don Kelly DET 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Alex Gordon KC 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Emilio Bonifacio CHI-N 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000

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Charles Leesman: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Leesman gave up six earned runs on nine hits and one walk in 2.2 innings Tuesday against the Tigers. He didn't record a single strikeout.

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Leesman will be called up to start Tuesday's game in Detroit, CSN Chicago's Dan Hayes reports.

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Leesman was optioned to Triple-A Charlotte on Wednesday, the Chicago Sun-Times reports.

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Leesman allowed two runs on two hits in two innings of relief against the Indians on Saturday.

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The White Sox will use a modified six-man rotation for the remainder of the season, which should allow Leesman to make a few more starts, the Chicago Tribune reports.

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The White Sox recalled Leesman from Triple-A Charlotte on Sunday.

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Leesman will be recalled by the White Sox on Sunday, Scott Merkin of MLB.com reports.

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Leesman was optioned back to Triple-A following his start Friday against the Twins, Dary Van Schouwen of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.

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The White Sox purchased Leesman's contract from Triple-A Charlotte prior to Friday's doubleheader.

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