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Vince Velasquez

24-Year-Old Pitcher – Philadelphia Phillies

2016 Stats

W-L

5-2

ERA

3.65

WHIP

1.26

K

73

SV

0

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Velasquez logged just 77 innings between the minors and Arizona Fall League in 2014 so he was limited to a swingman role in 2015 (27 appearances, 12 starts). A lat injury from that Fall League appeara...

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2016 ADP:  306

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STATUS:  15-Day DL     INJURY TYPE:  Biceps     EST. RETURN:  6/27/2016
LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: B   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 205   DOB: 6/7/1992
BORN: Montclair, CA   COLLEGE: None  DRAFTED: 2nd Rd   

June 25, 2016  –  Vince Velasquez News

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Velasquez (biceps) will start Monday against the Diamondbacks, Todd Zolecki of MLB.com reports.

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Vince Velasquez 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 8 6 0 29.1 24 10 4 25 5 2 2 0 0 0 3.07 1.00
2012 20 A TRI 9 9 0 45.2 37 17 2 51 17 4 1 0 0 0 3.35 1.19
2013 21 A+ LAN 3 3 0 14.2 14 10 2 19 8 0 2 0 0 0 6.14 1.55
2013 21 A QUA 3 16 0 110.0 90 39 7 123 33 9 4 3 0 0 3.19 1.12
2014 22 A+ LAN 15 10 0 55.1 45 23 6 72 23 7 4 0 0 0 3.74 1.23
2014 22 R GUL 3 3 0 8.2 5 2 0 19 2 0 1 0 0 0 2.08 0.85
2015 23 AA COR 9 5 0 33.0 20 7 2 45 13 4 0 0 0 0 1.91 1.00
2015 23 MAJ HOU 19 7 0 55.7 50 27 5 58 21 1 1 0 0 0 4.37 1.28
2016 24 AA REA 1 1 0 5.0 2 1 1 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1.80 0.60
2016 24 MAJ PHI 12 12 1 61.7 56 25 8 73 22 5 2 0 0 0 3.65 1.26
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3-Year Averages     19 7 0 55.7 50 27 5 58 21 1 1 0 0 0 4.37 1.28
Career  (View All)     31 19 1 117.3 106 52 13 131 43 6 3 0 3.99 1.27

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Vince Velasquez Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Days 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
Jun. 8 ChC 0.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.65 1.26
Jun. 3 Mil 4.3 4 2 2 0 3 6 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.67 1.27
May. 29 @ChC 4.7 9 7 7 2 2 6 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 3.63 1.25
May. 23 @Det 4.0 9 3 3 3 2 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.75 1.15
May. 17 Mia 5.0 3 0 0 0 2 10 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 2.42 0.99
May. 12 @Atl 6.0 6 4 4 0 2 5 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.70 1.02
May. 6 @Mia 6.0 7 4 4 1 1 5 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.17 0.96
May. 1 Cle 6.0 2 0 0 0 4 6 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 1.44 0.89
Apr. 26 @Was 6.0 5 3 3 0 3 4 0 1 0 W 0 0 0 1.78 0.87
Last 14 Days
0 Games:  Avg. 0.0 IP/G
0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
Last 30 Days
3 Games:  Avg. 3.1 IP/G
9.3 13 9 9 2 5 12 0 0 0 0-1 0 0 0 8.68 1.93
Last 60 Days
9 Games:  Avg. 4.7 IP/G
42.3 45 23 23 6 19 44 0 1 0 3-1 0 0 0 4.89 1.51

Vince Velasquez Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2016133361328214.241
2015125281324603.214

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201612437928704.243
201510630826732.271

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Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201629.031042921.240.90
201533.710035835.081.22

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201632.7210311365.791.59
201522.0010231323.271.36
Vince Velasquez 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 8 6 29.1 7.73 1.55 5.00 1.24 76% 3.07 3.99 .260
2012 20 A TRI 9 9 45.2 10.15 3.38 3.00 0.40 71.2% 3.35 2.85 .314
2013 21 A+ LAN 3 3 14.2 12.04 5.07 2.38 1.27 60% 6.14 4.47 .363
2013 21 A QUA 3 16 110.0 10.06 2.70 3.73 0.57 72.4% 3.19 2.85 .307
2014 22 A+ LAN 15 10 55.1 11.76 3.76 3.13 0.98 72.6% 3.74 3.42 .319
2014 22 R GUL 3 3 8.2 20.85 2.20 9.50 0.00 71.4% 2.08 0.40 .548
2015 23 AA COR 9 5 33.0 12.27 3.55 3.46 0.55 83.9% 1.91 2.53 .272
2015 23 MAJ HOU 19 7 55.7 9.38 3.40 2.76 0.81 0.72 66.7% 94.6 MPH 4.37 3.52 .313
2016 24 AA REA 1 1 5.0 5.40 1.80 3.00 1.80 100% 1.80 5.20 .083
2016 24 MAJ PHI 12 12 61.7 10.65 3.21 3.32 1.17 0.91 75.7% 93.9 MPH 3.65 3.64 .322
Today's Projections     0 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
Next 7 Days     0 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
Rest Of Season     0 11 72.9 7.34 3.60 2.04 1.00 68.5% 4.20 4.21 .267
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3-Year Averages     19 7 55.7 9.38 3.40 2.76 0.81 66.7% 4.37 3.42 .313
Career     31 19 117.3 10.05 3.30 3.05 1.00 71.3% 3.99 3.54 .318

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2016 Stat Review for Vince Velasquez    As compared to the top 100 starting pitchers in 2015 (min 130 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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3.32 K/BB
GOOD
10.65 K/9
ELITE
3.21 BB/9
WEAK
93.9 MPH Fastball
GOOD
1.2 HR/9
WEAK
0.91 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE FLYBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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3.65 ERA
GOOD
1.26 WHIP
AVERAGE
3.64 FIP
GOOD
BABIP/Strand

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

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.322 BABIP
HIGH
75.7% Strand Rate
ABOVE AVERAGE

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Vince Velasquez: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Velasquez (biceps) threw a bullpen session Friday, Jim Salisbury of CSN Philadelphia reports.

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Velasquez (biceps) has joined the Phillies in San Francisco, Todd Zolecki of MLB.com reports.

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Velasquez (biceps) hit 97 mph on the radar gun during his rehab start for Double-A Reading on Wednesday, Corey Seidman of CSN Philadelphia reports.

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Velasquez (biceps) will make a rehab start Wednesday with Double-A Reading, Todd Zolecki of MLB.com reports.

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Velasquez (biceps) is scheduled to throw bullpen sessions Saturday and Sunday and could go on a rehab assignment soon, Meghan Montemurro of The News Journal reports.

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Manager Pete Mackanin said Velasquez (biceps) is not expected to return to the rotation when his stint on the disabled list expires next week, Ryan Lawrence of the Philly Voice reports.

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Velasquez (biceps) played catch Tuesday, Matt Gelb of the Philadelphia Inquirer reports.

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Velasquez (biceps) will be reevaluated Tuesday, Dhiren Mahiban of CSN Philadelphia reports.

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2016

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2015

Velasquez has a long history of injuries that includes Tommy John surgery in 2010, so it was no big surprise when a groin injury cost him two months last season. When healthy, however, the 22-year-old right-hander is a standout pitcher in the Astros' system. He's moved along slowly thus far (in large part due to the injuries), but his first taste of Double-A appears likely this season after a strong 2014 pitching with the Gulf Coast League Astros and High-A Lancaster. Between the two affiliates, Velasquez went 7-5 with a 3.52 ERA and a remarkable 12.8 K/9 in 64 innings. With a low-90's fastball, plus changeup and improving curveball, he has mid-rotation potential in the big leagues if he can string together a few seasons of full health in the upper levels of the minors. His recent addition to the Astros' 40-man roster indicates he may be closer to the majors than we think.

2014

Three years removed from Tommy John surgery, Velasquez turned in a fine season pitching between Low-A Quad Cities (25 games, 16 starts) and High-A Lancaster (three starts). The 21-year-old right-hander posted excellent ratios (10.3 K/9, 0.6 HR/9) to go along with a 9-6 record, 3.54 ERA and 1.16 WHIP over 124.2 innings. Velasquez appears likely to progress to Double-A, where he will look to improve his command (3.0 BB/9) and the quality of his offerings -- a low-90s fastball, curve and changeup.