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Tyler Thornburg

26-Year-Old Pitcher – Milwaukee Brewers

2015 Stats

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0-0

ERA

3.42

WHIP

1.27

K

22

SV

0

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Thornburg was well on his way to a nice season out of the Brewers’ bullpen before seeing his campaign cut short due to an elbow injury. He was fortunate to avoid Tommy John surgery, but did not pitch ...

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2015 ADP:  671.26

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 11"   WT: 189   DOB: 9/29/1988   BORN: Houston, TX   COLLEGE: Charleston Southern   DRAFTED: 3rd Rd   

August 3, 2015  –  Tyler Thornburg News

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Tyler Thornburg 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 21 R HEL 9 6 0 23.1 14 5 2 38 11 1 0 1 0 0 1.93 1.08
2011 22 A+ BRE 12 12 0 68.0 45 27 5 84 33 3 6 0 0 0 3.57 1.15
2011 22 A WIS 12 12 1 68.2 49 12 3 76 25 7 0 0 0 0 1.57 1.09
2012 23 AA HUN 8 13 0 75.0 57 25 6 71 24 8 1 0 0 0 3.00 1.08
2012 23 AAA NAS 8 8 0 37.2 38 15 1 42 13 2 3 0 0 0 3.58 1.37
2012 23 MAJ MIL 8 3 0 22.0 24 11 8 20 7 0 0 0 0 0 4.50 1.41
2013 24 AAA NAS 15 15 0 74.2 90 48 11 87 29 0 9 0 0 0 5.79 1.60
2013 24 MAJ MIL 18 7 0 66.7 53 15 1 48 26 3 1 0 0 0 2.03 1.19
2014 25 MAJ MIL 27 0 0 29.7 24 14 1 28 21 3 1 0 0 5 4.25 1.52
2015 26 AAA COL 17 17 0 88.2 106 52 16 57 36 2 7 0 0 0 5.28 1.61
2015 26 MAJ MIL 15 0 0 23.7 23 9 4 22 7 0 0 0 0 0 3.42 1.27
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3-Year Averages     17 3 0 39.4 33 13 3 32 18 2 0 0 0 1 2.97 1.29

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Tyler Thornburg 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
Sep. 2 Pit 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.42 1.27
Aug. 29 Cin 1.3 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.57 1.32
Aug. 26 @Cle 1.7 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.38 1.36
Aug. 23 @Was 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.66 1.37
Aug. 17 Mia 2.0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.08 1.53
Aug. 11 @ChC 1.3 1 2 2 0 3 2 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.60 1.60
Aug. 7 StL 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.77 1.47
Aug. 2 ChC 1.7 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.05 1.58
Jul. 31 ChC 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.63 1.71
Last 14 Days
5 Games:  Avg. 1.6 IP/G
8.0 5 1 1 1 0 8 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 1.13 0.63
Last 30 Days
9 Games:  Avg. 1.6 IP/G
14.0 7 3 3 1 4 14 1 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 1.93 0.79
Last 60 Days
9 Games:  Avg. 1.6 IP/G
14.0 7 3 3 1 4 14 1 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 1.93 0.79

Tyler Thornburg Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2015441159202.237
20145413125100.119
2013140241424100.192

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20155811214202.264
20147715919701.288
2013130241229601.261

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Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201514.700012343.681.36
201411.70008903.091.46
201328.0210171413.211.39

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20158.000010403.381.25
201418.0310201215.001.56
201338.7100311201.161.03
Tyler Thornburg 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 21 R HEL 9 6 23.1 14.81 4.29 3.45 0.78 87% 1.93 2.72 .307
2011 22 A+ BRE 12 12 68.0 11.12 4.37 2.55 0.66 69.9% 3.57 3.32 .271
2011 22 A WIS 12 12 68.2 10.03 3.30 3.04 0.40 87.3% 1.57 2.82 .283
2012 23 AA HUN 8 13 75.0 8.52 2.88 2.96 0.72 74.7% 3.00 3.39 .266
2012 23 AAA NAS 8 8 37.2 10.16 3.15 3.23 0.24 72% 3.58 2.50 .370
2012 23 MAJ MIL 8 3 22.0 8.18 2.86 2.86 3.27 1.21 87% 92.6 MPH 4.50 7.20 .276
2013 24 AAA NAS 15 15 74.2 10.55 3.52 3.00 1.33 65.7% 5.79 4.12 .393
2013 24 MAJ MIL 18 7 66.7 6.48 3.51 1.85 0.14 0.96 82.1% 92.0 MPH 2.03 3.26 .271
2014 25 MAJ MIL 27 0 29.7 8.49 6.37 1.33 0.30 0.88 70.5% 93.6 MPH 4.25 3.87 .292
2015 26 AAA COL 17 17 88.2 5.82 3.67 1.58 1.63 71.4% 5.28 5.52 .319
2015 26 MAJ MIL 15 0 23.7 8.37 2.66 3.14 1.52 1.12 80.8% 92.0 MPH 3.42 4.68 .298
Today's Projections     0 0 .4 8.39 3.88 2.16 0.66 74.4% 3.64 0.38 .314
Next 7 Days     0 0 3.0 8.39 3.99 2.10 0.67 74.7% 3.64 3.63 .314
Rest Of Season     0 1 11.4 8.39 3.97 2.11 0.73 75.1% 3.64 3.71 .312
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3-Year Averages     17 3 39.4 7.30 4.11 1.78 0.68 79.2% 2.97 3.94 .275

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2015 Stat Review for Tyler Thornburg    As compared to the top 100 relief pitchers in 2014 (min 55 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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3.14 K/BB
AVERAGE
8.37 K/9
WEAK
2.66 BB/9
GOOD
92.0 MPH Fastball
WEAK
1.5 HR/9
TERRIBLE
1.12 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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3.42 ERA
WEAK
1.27 WHIP
WEAK
4.68 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

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

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.298 BABIP
ABOVE AVERAGE
80.8% Strand Rate
ABOVE AVERAGE

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Tyler Thornburg: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Thornburg was recalled from Triple-A Colorado Springs on Friday.

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Thornburg allowed one earned run over six innings in a start with Triple-A Colorado Springs on Wednesday. He gave up seven hits, struck out seven and walked three.

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Thornburg is an option to be called up to start Tuesday's game in St. Louis, the Journal-Sentinel's Tom Haudricourt reports.

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Thornburg owns a 2.55 ERA, 1.36 WHIP, and 12:5 K:BB rate in 17.2 innings over four starts with Triple-A Colorado Springs.

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Thornburg will join the starting rotation at Triple-A Colorado Springs, MLB.com's Adam McCalvy reports.

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Thornburg was optioned to Triple-A Colorado Springs on Tuesday.

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With Rob Wooten optioned to Triple-A Nashville on Tuesday, Thornburg will make the Opening Day roster, Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

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Thornburg (elbow) is 100 percent healthy, Todd Rosiak of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

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Thornburg (elbow) believes he will have no restrictions at spring training, Adam McCalvy of MLB.com reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

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2014

It’s rare that a player struggles at Triple-A but dominates in the majors, but that’s exactly what Thornburg did in 2013. Thornburg allowed a lot of runners to reach base and did not win a game in 15 starts with Triple-A Nashville, but he shined in Milwaukee, posting a 3.04 ERA in 11 relief appearances, and an even more impressive 1.47 ERA in seven starts. Thornburg doesn’t have dominant stuff, but he throws three pitches and gets the ball over the plate. His big league performance essentially negated his rough 2013 Triple-A season, but the Brewers' addition of Matt Garza via free agency means he will likely open the 2014 campaign with Nashville. However, he will likely be among the top options should the Brewers need to bring up a starter.

2013

Thornburg continued to shoot through the Brewers' ranks last season, appearing in games at every level from Double-A through the bigs. As a starter in the minors, he posted a 10-4 record, 3.20 ERA, and 113:37 K:BB in 112.2 innings; and while he fell victim to the long ball with Milwaukee, he at least got his feet wet in the majors. Thornburg figures to open the 2013 campaign in the minors, but he could be one of the top options should the big club need to add a starter. If the Brewers decide his secondary pitches are not good enough to cut it as a starter in the big leagues, he should at least develop into a useful late-inning option in the bullpen.

2012

Thornburg was bumped up to High-A Brevard County and pitched well with a 10.03 K/9IP in 68 innings as a starter. The 4.37 BB/9IP is disconcerting and may cause him to be moved into a relief role, but the Brewers will continue to use him as a starter in the minors. He could get bumped up to Double-A in 2012 with an eye towards contributing at the major league level in 2013.