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Brett Oberholtzer

26-Year-Old Pitcher – Philadelphia Phillies

2015 Stats

W-L

2-2

ERA

4.46

WHIP

1.59

K

27

SV

0

2016 RotoWire Projections

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After making 24 starts for the Astros in 2014, Oberholtzer got off to a rocky start last spring, as he dealt with back soreness and a blister on his pitching finger that forced a DL stint to open 2015...

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2016 ADP:  706.89

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: L   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 225   DOB: 7/1/1989   BORN: Christiana, DE   COLLEGE: Seminole (FL) CC   DRAFTED: 8th Rd   

January 21, 2016  –  Brett Oberholtzer News

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Oberholtzer will compete for the fifth spot in the Phillies rotation this spring, the team's official site reports.

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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 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
2009 19 R OGD 3 0 0 3.0 6 2 0 1 2 0 0 0 6.00 2.67
2010 20 A MYR 22 18 0 112.2 123 52 7 107 18 6 6 2 0 0 4.15 1.26
2010 20 A ROM 22 4 0 23.0 22 5 1 19 5 0 2 0 0 0 1.96 1.17
2011 21 AA COR 6 6 0 27.1 28 16 3 28 10 2 3 0 0 0 5.27 1.40
2011 21 AA MIS 6 21 0 127.2 119 53 6 93 42 9 9 0 0 0 3.74 1.27
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 24 24 0 143.7 170 70 12 94 28 5 13 0 0 0 4.39 1.38
2015 25 AAA FRE 12 12 0 70.0 71 30 9 52 12 7 4 0 0 0 3.86 1.19
2015 25 MAJ HOU 8 8 0 38.3 44 19 4 27 17 2 2 0 0 0 4.46 1.59
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3-Year Averages     15 14 0 84.6 93 37 7 55 19 3 6 0 0 0 3.94 1.32

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Brett Oberholtzer Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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Brett Oberholtzer Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2015452115511.357
201414428340214.292
20138511223512.280

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2015126251629403.269
201447966251303228.295
20132083411431205.219

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Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201517.710012924.581.58
201473.3360421184.421.32
201338.023023833.081.11

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201520.712015824.351.60
201470.3270521744.351.44
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 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
2009 19 R OGD 3 0 3.0 3.00 6.00 0.50 0.00 75% 6.00 4.53 .446
2010 20 A MYR 22 18 112.2 8.58 1.44 5.94 0.56 66.4% 4.15 2.69 .356
2010 20 A ROM 22 4 23.0 7.43 1.96 3.80 0.39 84.6% 1.96 2.90 .314
2011 21 AA COR 6 6 27.1 9.30 3.32 2.80 1.00 62.9% 5.27 3.79 .340
2011 21 AA MIS 6 21 127.2 6.58 2.97 2.21 0.42 69.7% 3.74 3.37 .298
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 24 24 143.7 5.89 1.75 3.36 0.75 0.97 68.8% 89.5 MPH 4.39 3.62 .337
2015 25 AAA FRE 12 12 70.0 6.69 1.54 4.33 1.16 71.6% 3.86 3.90 .299
2015 25 MAJ HOU 8 8 38.3 6.34 3.99 1.59 0.94 1.63 73.7% 88.6 MPH 4.46 4.56 .330
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3-Year Averages     15 14 84.6 5.85 2.02 2.89 0.75 71.4% 3.94 3.65 .319

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2015 Stat Review for Brett Oberholtzer    As compared to the top 100 starting pitchers in 2015 (min 130 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

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1.59 K/BB
TERRIBLE
6.34 K/9
POOR
3.99 BB/9
TERRIBLE
88.6 MPH Fastball
TERRIBLE
0.9 HR/9
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1.63 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

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4.46 ERA
WEAK
1.59 WHIP
TERRIBLE
4.56 FIP
POOR
BABIP/Strand

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

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.330 BABIP
HIGH
73.7% Strand Rate
AVERAGE

2016 Projected Stats Breakdown for Brett Oberholtzer

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

Oberholtzer was traded to the Phillies on Wednesday as part of a package for Ken Giles, Mark Berman of Fox 26 Houston reports.

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Oberholtzer was optioned to Triple-A Fresno on Friday, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

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Oberholtzer (2-2) gave up three runs on seven hits while striking out three and walking one in five innings against the Indians on Thursday.

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Oberholtzer will be recalled to start Thursday's game against the Indians, MLB.com's Brian McTaggart reports.

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Oberholtzer was optioned to Triple-A Fresno following Saturday's game against the Yankees.

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Oberholtzer was ejected from Saturday's game after throwing at Alex Rodriguez in the second inning. He allowed four hits, two home runs, and three walks in just 1.1 innings of work.

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Oberholtzer took a no decision Monday against the Angels, as he allowed two runs on four hits and four walks in 5.2 innings. He struck out five.

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Oberholtzer (2-1) allowed three runs on eight hits with no walks and five strikeouts over 6.1 innings during Wednesday's 8-4 win over the Rockies.

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Oberholtzer (1-1) pitched a gem against the Mariners on Friday, picking up the win with eight shutout innings.

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Oberholtzer couldn't get out of the fourth inning Saturday, allowing four runs (two earned) on six hits and three walks in 3.2 innings, striking out two.

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2015

Oberholtzer opened the year as the No. 3 starter in Houston's rotation, but went 0-6 with a 5.68 ERA before he was subsequently demoted to the minors. For the next month and a half, he flip-flopped back and forth between Triple-A and Houston, filling in when injuries to other starters warranted it, but didn't stick with the team until after the All-Star break. In 24 starts, the second-year southpaw went 5-13 with a 4.39 ERA, but he pitched a lot better than his record indicates. A 3.62 FIP suggests Oberholtzer was a bit unlucky, and despite a poor 5.9 K/9, he kept his walks down (1.8 BB/9) and did a fairly good job keeping the ball inside the park (0.8 HR/9). With solid ratios, he's once again a favorite to break camp as a starter for the Astros.

2014

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 league start, Oberholzter pitched seven scoreless innings in a win over the Orioles, permitting only three hits (no walks) while striking out six. He went on to record six additional quality starts en route to a 2.76 ERA and 1.10 WHIP overall. His 45:13 K:BB ratio over 71.2 innings was solid enough to give Oberholtzer a likely spot in the Astros' Opening Day rotation.

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.