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Brett Oberholtzer

25-Year-Old Pitcher – Houston Astros

2014 Stats

W-L

4-9

ERA

4.01

WHIP

1.34

K

79

SV

0

2014 Preseason Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Oberholtzer, a 24-year-old southpaw, opened eyes within the Astros' organization after a successful audition in the starting rotation following the team's trade of Bud Norris. In his first major leagu...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: L   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 226   DOB: 7/1/1989   BORN: Christiana, DE   COLLEGE: Seminole (FL) CC   DRAFTED: 8th Rd   

August 24, 2014  –  Brett Oberholtzer News

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Oberholtzer took the loss Sunday, allowing three runs on 10 hits with six strikeouts over 6.2 innings against the Indians.

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Brett Oberholtzer 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
2008 18 A GCL 10 0 0 37.1 34 12 1 32 10 4 1 0 2.89 1.19
2009 19 R OGD 3 0 0 3.0 6 2 0 1 2 0 0 0 6.00 2.67
2009 19 R AZL 1 0 0 0.0 4 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
2009 19 R DAN 12 12 0 67.0 46 15 1 56 6 6 2 0 2.01 0.78
2010 20 A ROM 22 4 0 23.0 22 5 1 19 5 0 2 0 0 0 1.96 1.17
2010 20 A MYR 22 18 0 112.2 123 52 7 107 18 6 6 2 0 0 4.15 1.26
2011 21 AA MIS 6 21 0 127.2 119 53 6 93 42 9 9 0 0 0 3.74 1.27
2011 21 AA COR 6 6 0 27.1 28 16 3 28 10 2 3 0 0 0 5.27 1.40
2012 22 AA COR 15 13 0 77.0 81 36 11 68 21 5 3 0 0 0 4.21 1.32
2012 22 AAA OKL 15 15 0 89.2 105 45 13 69 19 5 7 0 0 0 4.52 1.39
2013 23 AAA OKL 16 16 0 80.1 77 39 9 72 25 6 6 0 0 0 4.37 1.27
2013 23 MAJ HOU 13 10 1 71.7 66 22 7 45 13 4 5 0 0 0 2.76 1.10
2014 24 AAA OKL 5 5 0 31.0 35 16 9 31 3 1 2 0 0 0 4.65 1.23
2014 24 MAJ HOU 19 19 0 116.7 133 52 10 79 23 4 9 0 0 0 4.01 1.34
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3-Year Averages     13 10 1 71.7 66 22 7 45 13 4 5 0 0 0 2.76 1.10

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Brett Oberholtzer 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
Aug. 24 @Cle 6.7 10 3 3 0 0 6 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 4.01 1.34
Aug. 19 @NYY 5.3 7 4 4 1 1 7 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.01 1.33
Aug. 13 Min 7.0 6 1 1 1 0 4 0 1 0 L 0 0 0 3.87 1.32
Aug. 8 Tex 7.0 6 2 2 1 1 4 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 4.05 1.35
Aug. 2 Tor 7.0 6 2 2 0 1 5 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 4.17 1.38
Jul. 28 Oak 6.7 8 3 3 1 1 2 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 4.30 1.41
Jul. 22 @Oak 7.0 6 2 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.32 1.42
Jul. 12 Bos 6.3 11 2 2 1 0 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.50 1.44
Jul. 3 @LAA 6.3 9 5 5 0 3 4 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 4.66 1.41
Jun. 28 Det 6.3 5 1 1 0 2 4 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.40 1.36
Last 14 Days
3 Games:  Avg. 6.3 IP/G
19.0 23 8 8 2 1 17 0 1 0 0-2 0 0 0 3.79 1.26
Last 30 Days
6 Games:  Avg. 6.6 IP/G
39.7 43 15 15 4 4 28 0 2 0 2-2 0 0 0 3.40 1.18
Last 60 Days
10 Games:  Avg. 6.6 IP/G
65.7 74 25 25 5 11 39 0 2 0 2-3 0 0 0 3.43 1.29

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Brett Oberholtzer Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201412526335214.294
20138511223512.280

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20143735320982416.287
20132083411431205.219

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201461.3340371073.961.30
201338.023023833.081.11

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201455.3150421334.071.37
201333.722022542.411.10
Brett Oberholtzer 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
2008 18 A GCL 10 0 37.1 7.76 2.43 3.20 0.24 74.4% 2.89 2.63 .312
2009 19 R OGD 3 0 3.0 3.00 6.00 0.50 0.00 75% 6.00 4.53 .446
2009 19 R AZL 1 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 20% 0.00 0.00 1.000
2009 19 R DAN 12 12 67.0 7.52 0.81 9.33 0.13 72.5% 2.01 1.99 .253
2010 20 A ROM 22 4 23.0 7.43 1.96 3.80 0.39 84.6% 1.96 2.90 .314
2010 20 A MYR 22 18 112.2 8.58 1.44 5.94 0.56 66.4% 4.15 2.69 .356
2011 21 AA MIS 6 21 127.2 6.58 2.97 2.21 0.42 69.7% 3.74 3.37 .298
2011 21 AA COR 6 6 27.1 9.30 3.32 2.80 1.00 62.9% 5.27 3.79 .340
2012 22 AA COR 15 13 77.0 7.95 2.45 3.24 1.29 72.5% 4.21 4.15 .319
2012 22 AAA OKL 15 15 89.2 6.96 1.92 3.63 1.31 71.2% 4.52 4.25 .335
2013 23 AAA OKL 16 16 80.1 8.09 2.81 2.88 1.01 67.7% 4.37 3.87 .306
2013 23 MAJ HOU 13 10 71.7 5.65 1.63 3.46 0.88 0.90 79.2% 90.4 MPH 2.76 3.80 .273
2014 24 AAA OKL 5 5 31.0 9.00 0.87 10.33 2.61 75.9% 4.65 5.36 .315
2014 24 MAJ HOU 19 19 116.7 6.09 1.77 3.43 0.77 0.96 71.2% 89.6 MPH 4.01 3.60 .330
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 4.5 6.28 2.11 2.97 0.87 69.7% 4.27 3.77 .323
Rest Of Season     0 5 25.8 6.28 2.13 2.94 0.93 70.2% 4.27 3.87 .322
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3-Year Averages     13 10 71.7 5.65 1.63 3.46 0.88 79.2% 2.76 3.76 .273

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2014 Stat Review for Brett Oberholtzer    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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3.43 K/BB
GOOD
6.09 K/9
POOR
1.77 BB/9
ELITE
89.6 MPH Fastball
POOR
0.8 HR/9
GOOD
0.96 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE FLYBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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4.01 ERA
WEAK
1.34 WHIP
WEAK
3.60 FIP
GOOD
BABIP/Strand

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

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.330 BABIP
HIGH
71.2% Strand Rate
BELOW AVERAGE

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Brett Oberholtzer: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Oberholtzer didn't factor into the decision Tuesday against the Yankees, yielding four runs on seven hits and a walk with seven strikeouts over 5.1 innings.

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Oberholtzer took his eighth loss of the season Wednesday afternoon despite pitching seven strong innings of one-run ball against the Twins.

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Oberholtzer allowed three runs on eight hits and a walk with two strikeouts over 6.2 innings to earn his third win of the season Monday night against Oakland.

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Oberholtzer will start Monday against Oakland.

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Oberholtzer (2-7) fired seven innings of two-run ball against the A's on Tuesday, but did not factor into the decision as the game went into extra innings.

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Oberholtzer allowed two runs on 11 hits with no walks and three strikeouts over 6.1 innings during Saturday's win against the Red Sox, but he didn't factor into the decision.

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Oberholtzer will be called up to start in place of Collin McHugh (finger) against the Red Sox on Saturday, CSN Houston reports.

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Oberholtzer was optioned to Triple-A Oklahoma City on Friday, MLB.com reports.

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Oberholtzer will likely be sent back down to Triple-A Oklahoma City after his start Thursday in order to keep him stretched out now that he will be the odd man out in Houston's rotation, the Houston Chronicle's Evan Drellich reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

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2013

The 23-year-old Oberholtzer posted passable stats at Double and Triple-A with a 4.39 ERA and 1.36 WHIP across the two levels. His command was much better in 2012 than it was in 2011, lowering his walk rate and improving his K/BB. There is still more work to be done on his game, but with a strong start in Triple-A next year, he could push for a callup in 2013 as part of the Astros' rebuilding rotation.