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Mike Foltynewicz

22-Year-Old Pitcher – Houston Astros

2014 Stats

W-L

0-1

ERA

5.54

WHIP

1.77

K

12

SV

0

2014 Preseason Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Foltynewicz, the Astros' 2012 Minor League Pitcher of the Year, turned in a fine season for Double-A Corpus Christi after a brief stint with Houston's High-A affiliate. The 22-year-old flamethrower ap...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 220   DOB: 10/7/1991   BORN: Sterling, IL   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: 1st Rd   

August 24, 2014  –  Mike Foltynewicz News

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Foltynewicz struck out four batters in 1.1 innings Sunday against the Indians.

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Mike Foltynewicz 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 18 R GRE 12 12 0 44.2 46 20 3 39 15 0 3 0 0 0 4.03 1.38
2011 19 A LEX 26 26 0 134.0 149 74 10 88 51 5 11 0 0 0 4.97 1.49
2012 20 A LEX 27 27 0 152.0 145 53 11 125 62 14 4 0 0 0 3.14 1.36
2013 21 A+ LAN 23 5 0 26.0 31 11 4 29 14 1 0 0 0 0 3.81 1.73
2013 21 AA COR 23 16 0 103.1 75 33 8 95 52 5 3 3 0 0 2.87 1.23
2014 22 AAA OKL 21 18 0 102.2 98 58 10 102 52 7 7 0 0 0 5.08 1.47
2014 22 MAJ HOU 12 0 0 13.0 17 8 2 12 6 0 1 0 0 1 5.54 1.77
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Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▼ Advanced Stats      ▼ Batter Vs. Pitcher

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Mike Foltynewicz 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
Sep. 13 @LAA 0.3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 5.54 1.77
Sep. 12 @LAA 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.97 1.74
Sep. 8 @Sea 0.0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 5.40 1.80
Aug. 29 Tex 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.63 1.71
Aug. 27 Oak 0.3 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 5.59 1.86
Aug. 24 @Cle 1.3 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 5.79 1.71
Aug. 17 @Bos 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 6.75 1.88
Aug. 14 @Bos 2.3 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 7.71 2.00
Aug. 12 Min 1.0 3 3 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 9.64 1.93
Aug. 9 Tex 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.91 1.64
Aug. 6 @Phi 2.0 4 2 2 0 0 2 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 6.75 1.88
Aug. 2 Tor 0.7 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0.00 1.50
Last 14 Days
3 Games:  Avg. 0.4 IP/G
1.3 2 2 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0-1 0 0 0 13.50 2.25
Last 30 Days
8 Games:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
8.3 9 3 3 0 5 7 0 1 0 0-1 0 0 0 3.24 1.68
Last 60 Days
12 Games:  Avg. 1.1 IP/G
13.0 17 8 8 2 6 12 0 2 0 0-1 0 0 1 5.54 1.77

Mike Foltynewicz Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2014325410112.357

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201429727100.259

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20145.00004425.401.80

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20148.00108205.631.75
Mike Foltynewicz 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 18 R GRE 12 12 44.2 7.94 3.05 2.60 0.61 70.7% 4.03 3.74 .334
2011 19 A LEX 26 26 134.0 5.91 3.43 1.73 0.67 66.3% 4.97 4.16 .324
2012 20 A LEX 27 27 152.0 7.40 3.67 2.02 0.65 78.6% 3.14 3.82 .306
2013 21 A+ LAN 23 5 26.0 10.04 4.85 2.07 1.38 82.9% 3.81 4.58 .379
2013 21 AA COR 23 16 103.1 8.29 4.54 1.83 0.70 79% 2.87 4.02 .255
2014 22 AAA OKL 21 18 102.2 8.98 4.58 1.96 0.88 65.7% 5.08 4.30 .321
2014 22 MAJ HOU 12 0 13.0 8.31 4.15 2.00 1.38 0.82 71.4% 97.2 MPH 5.54 4.74 .378
Today's Projections     0 0 .3 7.66 3.13 2.45 0.93 71.7% 4.14 0.68 .316
Next 7 Days     0 0 2.0 7.66 3.10 2.47 0.90 71.4% 4.14 3.84 .317
Rest Of Season     0 0 2.8 7.66 3.11 2.46 0.90 71.4% 4.14 3.83 .317

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▲ Basic Stats      ▲ Split Stats

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2014 Stat Review for Mike Foltynewicz    As compared to the top 100 relief pitchers in 2013 (min 55 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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2.00 K/BB
POOR
8.31 K/9
WEAK
4.15 BB/9
TERRIBLE
97.2 MPH Fastball
ELITE
1.4 HR/9
TERRIBLE
0.82 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE FLYBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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5.54 ERA
TERRIBLE
1.77 WHIP
TERRIBLE
4.74 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

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

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.378 BABIP
HIGH
71.4% Strand Rate
LOW

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Mike Foltynewicz: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Foltynewicz allowed two runs on four hits with two strikeouts over two innings of relief during Wednesday's loss to Philadelphia.

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The Astros recalled Foltynewicz from Triple-A Oklahoma City on Friday, MLB.com's Brian McTaggart reports.

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Foltynewicz, 22, has a 4.78 ERA and 84:43 K:BB ratio through 86.2 innings for Triple-A Oklahoma.

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Foltynewicz, 22, has a 3.75 ERA and 45:24 K:BB ratio through 48 innings for Triple-A Oklahoma.

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Foltynewicz had one of the finest outings of his minor league career Monday for Triple-A Oklahoma City, permitting only one run on one hit and two walks while striking out 12 over six innings in a win against Omaha.

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Foltynewicz will open 2014 with Triple-A Oklahoma City, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

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Foltynewicz was reassigned to minor league camp Thursday, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

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Foltynewicz struck out one batter over two scoreless innings Wednesday against the Tigers.

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Foltynewicz has been invited to attend major league camp during spring training.

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Foltynewicz, 21, has a 2.90 ERA and 95:52 K;BB ratio through 102.2 innings for Double-A Corpus Christi.

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2013

The second time through the Sally League was much better for Foltynewicz than the first: he posted a 14-4 record across 27 starts and lowered his ERA by nearly two runs to 3.14. The improvement was enough to earn him the Most Outstanding Pitcher award in the Sally League and the Minor League Pitcher of the Year award for the Houston organization. The former first-round pick has pitched to contact more in recent years, which has resulted in fewer strikeouts, but (at least last year) better outcomes. While the team is still trying him out as a starter, there are those that think the lack of viable secondary pitches may make him best suited for the bullpen down the line. He will likely begin 2013 in Double-A, still working out of the rotation.