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Alex Colome

28-Year-Old Pitcher – Tampa Bay Rays

2017 Stats

W-L

2-3

ERA

3.71

WHIP

1.28

K

39

SV

28

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Colome was one of the few pleasant stories for the Rays in 2016 following his sudden induction into the closer's role after Brad Boxberger suffered an abdominal injury in spring training. The 27-year-...

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2017 ADP:  97.96

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 220   DOB: 12/31/1988   BORN: Santo Domingo, DR   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: By TB In 2007  

July 19, 2017  –  Alex Colome News

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Colome notched his 28th save in Tuesday's 4-3 win over the Athletics, firing a scoreless ninth inning in which he allowed no hits and struck out two.

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Alex Colome 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 19 A PRI 12 11 0 46.1 50 35 5 52 26 0 5 0 6.80 1.65
2009 20 A HUD 15 15 0 76.0 46 14 0 94 32 7 4 0 1.66 1.03
2010 21 A+ CHA 1 1 0 4.0 5 1 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.25 1.25
2010 21 A BOW 1 22 0 114.0 97 49 14 118 45 6 6 0 0 0 3.87 1.25
2011 22 A+ CHA 9 19 0 105.2 78 42 8 92 44 9 5 0 0 0 3.58 1.16
2011 22 AA MON 9 9 1 52.0 41 24 5 31 28 3 4 0 0 0 4.15 1.33
2012 23 AA MON 3 14 0 75.0 69 29 2 75 34 8 3 0 0 0 3.48 1.37
2012 23 AAA DUR 3 3 0 16.2 12 6 1 15 9 0 1 0 0 0 3.24 1.30
2013 24 AAA DUR 14 14 0 70.1 63 24 5 72 29 4 6 0 0 0 3.07 1.31
2013 24 MAJ TB 3 3 0 16.0 14 4 2 12 9 1 1 0 0 0 2.25 1.44
2014 25 A+ CHA 3 3 0 11.0 7 2 0 10 5 0 1 0 0 0 1.64 1.09
2014 25 AAA DUR 15 15 0 86.0 84 36 2 73 30 7 6 0 0 0 3.77 1.33
2014 25 MAJ TB 5 3 0 23.7 19 7 1 13 10 2 0 0 0 0 2.66 1.23
2015 26 A+ CHA 2 2 0 6.0 9 2 2 5 0 0 1 0 0 0 3.00 1.50
2015 26 AAA DUR 2 2 0 9.1 8 2 1 12 3 1 0 0 0 0 1.93 1.21
2015 26 MAJ TB 43 13 0 109.7 112 48 9 88 31 8 5 0 5 8 3.94 1.30
2016 27 MAJ TB 57 0 0 56.7 43 12 6 71 15 2 4 37 3 1 1.91 1.02
2017 28 MAJ TB 41 0 0 43.7 38 18 3 39 18 2 3 28 4 1 3.71 1.28
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3-Year Averages     35 5 0 63.3 58 22 5 57 18 4 3 12 2 3 3.13 1.20
Career  (View All)     149 19 0 249.7 226 89 21 223 83 15 13 65 3.21 1.24

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Alex Colome Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Team Games 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. 18 @Oak 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 - 1 0 0 3.71 1.28
Jul. 17 @Oak 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 - 1 0 0 3.80 1.31
Jul. 14 @LAA 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 3.67 1.32
Jul. 9 Bos 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 3.76 1.35
Jul. 8 Bos 1.3 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 3.86 1.36
Jul. 6 Bos 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 3.99 1.33
Jul. 4 @ChC 1.0 2 2 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 4.10 1.34
Jun. 30 @Bal 1.0 1 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 3.72 1.27
Jun. 27 @Pit 1.0 2 2 2 0 2 0 1 0 0 W 0 1 0 3.57 1.27
Jun. 25 Bal 1.0 2 3 3 0 2 1 1 0 0 L 0 0 0 3.15 1.19
Jun. 20 Cin 1.0 3 2 2 1 0 2 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.43 1.11
Jun. 17 @Det 1.7 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 1.95 1.05
Jun. 11 Oak 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.05 1.08
Jun. 10 Oak 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 2.12 1.01
Jun. 8 CWS 1.3 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 1.88 0.98
Jun. 7 CWS 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 1.98 0.99
May. 31 @Tex 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.05 0.99
May. 29 @Tex 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 1.78 0.91
May. 28 @Min 2.0 2 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 1.85 0.95
May. 26 @Min 1.3 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.01 0.85
May. 24 LAA 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.14 0.86
May. 19 NYY 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.25 0.90
May. 17 @Cle 1.0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.37 0.95
May. 16 @Cle 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.00 0.94
May. 14 @Bos 0.3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 2.12 0.94
May. 12 @Bos 1.3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.16 0.96
Last 14 Games (Team)
7 Games Pitched:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
7.3 6 3 3 0 4 5 1 1 0 0-0 7 0 0 3.68 1.36
Last 30 Games (Team)
12 Games Pitched:  Avg. 1.1 IP/G
13.0 15 11 11 2 8 11 3 1 0 1-1 10 1 0 7.62 1.77
Last 60 Games (Team)
26 Games Pitched:  Avg. 1.1 IP/G
28.3 28 15 14 3 12 27 3 1 0 2-1 20 2 1 4.45 1.41

Alex Colome Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201793171417402.221
20169631816001.184
20152384223591014.278

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20179622421601.250
201613040727305.221
201521946853405.264

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201721.3011416612.531.17
201629.0121635921.861.07
201558.3640491864.471.30

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201722.32214231224.841.39
201627.7122136641.950.98
201551.3210391333.331.31
Alex Colome 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 19 A PRI 12 11 46.1 10.15 5.08 2.00 0.98 57.7% 6.80 4.05 .366
2009 20 A HUD 15 15 76.0 11.13 3.79 2.94 0.00 82.1% 1.66 1.99 .277
2010 21 A+ CHA 1 1 4.0 18.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 80% 2.25 -0.05 .604
2010 21 A BOW 1 22 114.0 9.32 3.55 2.62 1.11 72.7% 3.87 4.02 .290
2011 22 A+ CHA 9 19 105.2 7.87 3.76 2.09 0.68 70.2% 3.58 3.87 .255
2011 22 AA MON 9 9 52.0 5.37 4.85 1.11 0.87 70.3% 4.15 5.22 .237
2012 23 AA MON 3 14 75.0 9.00 4.08 2.21 0.24 73.3% 3.48 2.91 .329
2012 23 AAA DUR 3 3 16.2 8.33 5.00 1.67 0.56 75% 3.24 4.00 .264
2013 24 AAA DUR 14 14 70.1 9.24 3.72 2.48 0.64 78.2% 3.07 3.49 .316
2013 24 MAJ TB 3 3 16.0 6.75 5.06 1.33 1.13 1.47 90.5% 94.7 MPH 2.25 5.20 .266
2014 25 A+ CHA 3 3 11.0 8.18 4.09 2.00 0.00 83.3% 1.64 2.75 .250
2014 25 AAA DUR 15 15 86.0 7.64 3.14 2.43 0.21 69.6% 3.77 3.10 .326
2014 25 MAJ TB 5 3 23.7 4.94 3.80 1.30 0.38 1.00 78.6% 94.2 MPH 2.66 3.92 .251
2015 26 A+ CHA 2 2 6.0 7.50 0.00 0.00 3.00 100% 3.00 5.87 .370
2015 26 AAA DUR 2 2 9.1 11.87 2.97 4.00 0.99 90% 1.93 3.31 .339
2015 26 MAJ TB 43 13 109.7 7.22 2.54 2.84 0.74 1.22 70.9% 94.1 MPH 3.94 3.62 .318
2016 27 MAJ TB 57 0 56.7 11.28 2.38 4.73 0.95 1.83 88.5% 94.7 MPH 1.91 2.97 .294
2017 28 MAJ TB 41 0 43.7 8.04 3.71 2.17 0.62 1.22 71.7% 95.0 MPH 3.71 3.75 .294
Next 7 Days     0 0 2.6 10.11 2.56 3.95 0.69 75.5% 2.98 2.80 .309
Rest Of Season     0 0 25.8 9.47 2.69 3.52 0.64 75.6% 2.97 2.92 .302
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3-Year Averages     35 5 63.3 8.10 2.56 3.17 0.71 76.1% 3.13 3.28 .304
Career     149 19 249.7 8.04 2.99 2.69 0.76 76.4% 3.21 3.54 .299

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Alex Colome Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2015 P 109.7 -3 13 -3 0 53 -1 0 0
2016 P 56.7 1 4 1 0 29 0 0 0
2017 P 43.7 0 6 0 0 21 0 0 0
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2015 P 1 0 0 0 -2 0 -1
2016 P 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
2017 P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

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2017 Stat Review for Alex Colome    As compared to the top 100 relief pitchers in 2016 (min 55 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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2.17 K/BB
WEAK
8.04 K/9
WEAK
3.71 BB/9
WEAK
95.0 MPH Fastball
GOOD
0.6 HR/9
GOOD
1.22 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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3.71 ERA
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1.28 WHIP
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3.75 FIP
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BABIP/Strand

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

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.294 BABIP
AVERAGE
71.7% Strand Rate
LOW

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Alex Colome: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Colome allowed a run on one hit but still picked up his 27th save of the season during Monday's 3-2 win over the Athletics.

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Colome picked up a save with a perfect 10th inning Friday against the Angels.

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Colome worked around a hit in a scoreless inning of work to earn his 25th save of the season Sunday against the Red Sox.

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Colome struck out one and allowed one hit and two walks over 1.1 scoreless innings against the Red Sox on Saturday to earn his 24th save of the season.

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Colome pitched a scoreless ninth inning with a strikeout to collect his 23rd save of the season during Thursday's win over Boston.

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Colome allowed two runs on two hits and two walks over an inning of work but was able to escape with his 22nd save of the season Tuesday against the Cubs.

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Colome allowed one run one on one hit while striking out two to earn his 21st save Friday against the Orioles.

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Colome allowed two runs on two hits and two walks in an inning of work while blowing a save Tuesday against the Pirates. He struck out two and was ultimately credited with the win.

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Colome (1-3) allowed three runs on two hits and two walks in the ninth inning of Sunday's loss to Baltimore.

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Colome gave up two runs on three hits in the ninth inning Tuesday but still came away with his 20th save of the season in a 6-5 win over the Reds.

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Colome struck out one and allowed just one hit in 1.2 scoreless innings to earn his 19th save of the season Saturday against the Tigers.

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Colome worked around two hits and a walk with one strikeout in a scoreless inning to earn his 18th save of the season Sunday against the Athletics.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2016

Colome has followed a very familiar path to this point in his career. He has a live arm, which pushed the Rays to use him as a starter, but he struggled with command and was hit hard while struggling to work deep into games. Upon moving to the bullpen, he became completely dominant to the point of raising questions about why he was ever used as a starter. Thatís Colome in a nutshell. He has the changeup that many others with that story lack, but he doesnít have a great third pitch and the lack of command hurts him as well. His fastball was better in relief and the results speak for themselves. He had a 1.41 WHIP and a 15 percent strikeout rate as a starter, and a 1.13 WHIP with a 27 percent strikeout rate as a reliever. It is rumored that the Rays have both Brad Boxberger and Jake McGee on the market to see what they can bring back. If either one goes, Colome goes right into the eighth-inning role with the potential to be the closer at some time in 2016.

2015

The Rays traded away Jeremy Hellickson this offseason, leaving a gap in the rotation where Colome or Nate Karns could fill in until Matt Moore is back from his Tommy John surgery. Colome, a 6-foot-2 righty, profiles as the more exciting option, as he has a 1.30 ERA in six big league starts (34.2 innings). That is a small sample size, and his 25:14 K:BB ratio in those starts is disconcerting, but the early returns need to be acknowledged. If he had a better command profile, there would be no doubt about Colome's ability to stick in a rotation. He has a plus fastball that sits in the mid-90s, with three secondary offerings that all have above-average potential. In his age-26 season, Colome has a chance to establish himself as a mid-rotation arm, and if that happens, the Rays should be able to find a way to keep him in the mix, even after Moore returns.

2014

Colome put together a solid season with Triple-A Durham, posting a 3.07 ERA while averaging 9.2 K/9 over 14 starts. He had a few successful spot starts with the Rays, but his season ended after the promotion when he was placed on the disabled list with an elbow strain. He features a big fastball with solid movement that he uses to induce groundballs and his secondary pitches are developing. Injuries have limited him to fewer than 20 starts in both of the last two seasons. The Rays are expected to have a crowded rotation again in 2014, so he could begin the season with Durham if he does not win a spot in the spring, but he could convert to the bullpen in the future.

2013

Colome missed about a month in the early part of the season with an oblique injury before returning strong for Double-A Montgomery. In 14 starts he posted an 8-3 record with a 3.48 ERA and averaged 9.0 K/9. He earned a promotion to Triple-A Durham in August, where made three starts before a shoulder injury shut him down early. He is still a very intriguing prospect for the Rays given his electric fastball paired with a solid curveball. Since he's currently a starter on a team stocked with pitching talent, he will likely be stuck at Triple-A in 2013 for the whole season, but could be used to help the Rays' bullpen in September or earlier if there are injuries on the pitching staff.

2012

Colome started the season at High-A Charlotte where he had a respectable 3.58 ERA and a 7.84 K/9IP. As should be expected, he struggled more after a promotion in late July to Double-A Montgomery. His strikeout rate dropped by more than 2.0 K/9IP while his walk rate increased by more than 1.0 BB/9IP. Colome has a sizzling fastball that can work in the upper-90s and is developing a curveball to complement the heater. He'll likely begin at Double-A Montgomery and work on his command issues with a likely mid-to-late season promotion to Durham if he continues his development. Look for him to enter the Rays pitching picture some time in 2013 given their depth.

2011

Colome fared well during a 2010 campaign spent mostly at Low-A Bowling Green. As evidenced by the strikeout rate (9.3 K/9IP), he has good stuff, but the issue to this point has been consistently controlling it. While the ceiling here is high, he's far from a finished product and it's unlikely that he'll advance past Double-A this season. Beyond that, the Rays' deep farm system will ensure that he gets the necessary time to develop. Consider him worthy of a spot in deeper keeper leagues, but Colome may not get a chance to start for the Rays until 2013.