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Jesse Biddle

22-Year-Old Pitcher – Philadelphia Phillies

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Biddle entered last season as the Phillies' top prospect but will likely rank second or third on most lists this year. He'll slip because Maikel Franco broke out as one of the better prospects in the ...

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STATUS:  7-Day DL     INJURY TYPE:  Quadriceps     EST. RETURN:  10/1/2014
LEAGUE: AA    40 MAN: NO   BATS: L   THROWS: L   HT: 6' 5"   WT: 222   DOB: 10/22/1991
BORN: Philadelphia, PA   COLLEGE: None  DRAFTED: 1st Rd   

September 4, 2014  –  Jesse Biddle News

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Biddle (quad) finished the Double-A season with just 82.1 innings (94.1 overall) but 44 walks allowed.

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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 GUL 3 9 1 33.1 35 16 2 41 9 3 1 0 0 0 4.32 1.33
2010 18 A WIL 3 3 0 10.1 5 3 0 9 11 1 0 0 0 0 2.61 1.58
2011 19 A LAK 25 24 0 133.0 104 44 5 124 66 7 8 0 0 0 2.98 1.28
2012 20 A+ CLE 26 26 0 142.2 129 51 10 151 54 10 6 0 0 0 3.22 1.29
2013 21 AA REA 27 27 0 138.1 104 56 10 154 82 5 14 0 0 0 3.64 1.35
2014 22 A+ CLE 2 2 0 10.0 3 1 0 9 6 2 0 0 0 0 0.90 0.90
2014 22 R GUL 1 1 0 2.0 1 1 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.50 1.00
2014 22 AA REA 16 16 0 82.1 78 46 11 80 44 3 10 0 0 0 5.03 1.49

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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 GUL 3 9 33.1 11.15 2.45 4.56 0.54 66.7% 4.32 2.51 .387
2010 18 A WIL 3 3 10.1 8.02 9.80 0.82 0.00 81.3% 2.61 5.28 .204
2011 19 A LAK 25 24 133.0 8.39 4.47 1.88 0.34 76.4% 2.98 3.38 .283
2012 20 A+ CLE 26 26 142.2 9.56 3.42 2.80 0.63 76.3% 3.22 3.24 .322
2013 21 AA REA 27 27 138.1 10.04 5.34 1.88 0.65 73.9% 3.64 3.76 .285
2014 22 A+ CLE 2 2 10.0 8.10 5.40 1.50 0.00 88.9% 0.90 3.20 .135
2014 22 R GUL 1 1 2.0 13.50 4.50 3.00 4.50 100% 4.50 8.20 .000
2014 22 AA REA 16 16 82.1 8.77 4.82 1.82 1.21 68.5% 5.03 4.78 .307

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Jesse Biddle: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Joe Jordan, the Phillies' director of player development, said there is no offseason plan for Biddle to recoup lost innings in winter ball, the Philadelphia Inquirer reports.

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Biddle was placed on the 7-day disabled list at Double-A Reading with a strained right quadriceps, the Philadelphia Inquirer reports.

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Biddle (quad) is not expected to pitch again this season, Marc Narducci of the Philadelphia Inquirer reports.

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Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. said he did not think Biddle's quad injury is serious, the Philadelphia Daily News reports.

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Biddle left his start Saturday at Double-A Reading with a strained quad, WFMZ Allentown reports.

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Biddle will be promoted to Double-A Reading for his next start Saturday, Ryan Lawrence of the Philadelphia Daily News reports.

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Joe Jordan, the Phillies' director of player development, said the team will reassess Biddle's situation after his next start for High-A Clearwater, the Philadelphia Inquirer reports.

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2014

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2013

Biddle handled the transition from Low-A to High-A ball last season with little problem. His 9.6 K/9 and 3.4 BB/9 were both improvements over the ratios he posted in 2011 at Low-A Lakewood, despite the step up to better competition at High-A Clearwater. Biddle, who throws a four-seam fastball, changeup and curveball, added a slider to his repertoire during the second half of last season, but used the pitch just a handful of times per game to limit the stress on his arm. He just turned 21 years old in the offseason and will be one of the youngest players at the Double-A level in 2013. He'll likely top most Phillies prospect lists based on his excellent numbers and solid upside.

2012

Biddle, the Phillies' top pick in the 2010 draft, went 7-8 with a 2.98 ERA and a 124:66 K:BB ratio in 133 innings for Low-A Lakewood last year as a 19-year-old. He needs to do some work to cut down on the free passes, but there is plenty of time for him to work on things. Biddle did suffer a minor knee injury at the end of last season but he is expected to be fully healthy this spring. He'll open the year at High-A Clearwater.

2011

Biddle, the Phillies' top pick in the 2010 draft, went 4-1 with a 3.92 ERA and a 50:20 K:BB ratio in 43.2 innings between the Gulf Coast League and Short-Season Class A ball last year. Biddle struggled with his control once promoted to Short-Season ball but with only 10.1 innings pitched it's not fair to read much into those numbers due to the small sample size. Biddle could open next year at Low-A Lakewood as a 19-year-old. Ultra-projectable, he throws in the upper-80s now but is expected to increase his velocity. Biddle also features a strong change-up, but will need work on his breaking ball.