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Jimmy Nelson

26-Year-Old Pitcher – Milwaukee Brewers

2015 Stats

W-L

6-8

ERA

4.50

WHIP

1.31

K

83

SV

0

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Nelson’s showing with Triple-A Nashville in 2014 was some type of spectacular, as he posted a 1.46 ERA and limited opposing hitters to a .179 batting average in the hitter’s haven known as the PCL. He...

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2015 ADP:  351.14

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 6"   WT: 243   DOB: 6/5/1989   BORN: Klamath Falls, OR   COLLEGE: Alabama   DRAFTED: 2nd Rd   

July 4, 2015  –  Jimmy Nelson News

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Nelson picked up a win against the Reds on Saturday after allowing three runs on eight hits with one walk and five strikeouts in 5.2 innings.

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Jimmy Nelson 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 12 0 0 26.2 30 11 2 33 13 2 0 3 0 0 3.71 1.64
2011 22 A WIS 26 25 0 146.0 146 71 9 120 65 8 9 0 0 0 4.38 1.45
2012 23 A+ BRE 10 13 0 81.1 63 20 3 77 25 4 4 0 0 0 2.21 1.09
2012 23 AA HUN 10 10 0 46.0 34 20 2 42 37 2 4 0 0 0 3.91 1.54
2013 24 AA HUN 15 12 0 69.0 63 21 5 72 15 5 4 0 0 0 2.74 1.13
2013 24 AAA NAS 15 15 0 83.1 74 34 2 91 50 5 6 0 0 0 3.67 1.49
2013 24 MAJ MIL 4 1 0 10.0 2 1 0 8 5 0 0 0 0 0 0.90 0.70
2014 25 AAA NAS 17 16 0 111.0 70 18 3 114 32 10 2 0 0 0 1.46 0.92
2014 25 MAJ MIL 14 12 0 69.3 82 38 6 57 19 2 9 0 0 0 4.93 1.46
2015 26 MAJ MIL 17 17 0 102.0 98 51 13 83 36 6 8 0 0 0 4.50 1.31
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3-Year Averages     9 6 0 39.7 42 19 3 32 12 1 4 0 0 0 4.31 1.36

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▼ Advanced Stats

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Jimmy Nelson 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
Jul. 4 @Cin 5.7 8 3 3 2 1 5 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 4.50 1.31
Jun. 29 @Phi 5.0 6 4 4 0 2 3 0 1 0 W 0 0 0 4.48 1.30
Jun. 24 NYM 8.0 2 1 1 1 1 5 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 4.34 1.28
Jun. 18 @KC 5.0 11 3 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 4.64 1.37
Jun. 13 Was 5.0 10 7 7 2 2 3 2 0 0 L 0 0 0 4.60 1.29
Jun. 8 @Pit 6.0 4 0 0 0 3 7 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 4.05 1.21
Jun. 3 @StL 5.0 7 7 6 0 2 5 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 4.41 1.22
May. 29 Ari 6.0 7 4 4 2 0 8 2 1 0 - 0 0 0 3.90 1.17
May. 24 @Atl 5.7 5 2 2 0 5 4 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 3.67 1.17
May. 19 @Det 8.0 3 1 1 0 4 5 1 0 0 W 0 0 0 3.73 1.11
May. 13 CWS 6.7 8 4 4 2 2 3 0 1 0 L 0 0 0 4.22 1.15
May. 8 ChC 7.0 5 4 4 3 1 11 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 4.25 1.11
Last 14 Days
3 Games:  Avg. 6.2 IP/G
18.7 16 8 8 3 4 13 0 1 0 3-0 0 0 0 3.86 1.07
Last 30 Days
6 Games:  Avg. 5.8 IP/G
34.7 41 18 18 5 11 23 2 1 0 4-2 0 0 0 4.67 1.50
Last 60 Days
12 Games:  Avg. 6.1 IP/G
73.0 76 40 39 12 25 59 5 3 0 5-6 0 0 0 4.81 1.38

Jimmy Nelson Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20151812919481017.304
20141592712391205.275
201321342100.125

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2015249541750806.224
2014152307431011.309
201316510000.000

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201547.72304410103.970.99
201446.3160361245.831.42
20133.00004200.001.00

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201554.3450392634.971.60
201423.013021723.131.52
20137.00004301.290.57
Jimmy Nelson 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 12 0 26.2 11.34 4.47 2.54 0.69 78% 3.71 3.16 .406
2011 22 A WIS 26 25 146.0 7.40 4.01 1.85 0.55 69.3% 4.38 3.82 .320
2012 23 A+ BRE 10 13 81.1 8.55 2.77 3.08 0.33 80% 2.21 2.89 .283
2012 23 AA HUN 10 10 46.0 8.22 7.24 1.14 0.39 73.9% 3.91 4.55 .267
2013 24 AA HUN 15 12 69.0 9.39 1.96 4.80 0.65 78.1% 2.74 3.10 .321
2013 24 AAA NAS 15 15 83.1 9.86 5.42 1.82 0.22 73.8% 3.67 3.27 .334
2013 24 MAJ MIL 4 1 10.0 7.20 4.50 1.60 0.00 2.00 85.7% 93.8 MPH 0.90 3.10 .090
2014 25 AAA NAS 17 16 111.0 9.24 2.59 3.56 0.24 84.8% 1.46 2.47 .252
2014 25 MAJ MIL 14 12 69.3 7.40 2.47 3.00 0.78 1.72 66.3% 93.6 MPH 4.93 3.85 .354
2015 26 MAJ MIL 17 17 102.0 7.32 3.18 2.31 1.15 1.90 68.6% 93.2 MPH 4.50 4.49 .293
Today's Projections     0 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
Next 7 Days     0 1 5.8 7.66 3.53 2.17 1.04 72.7% 4.21 4.18 .314
Rest Of Season     0 17 88.5 7.66 3.33 2.30 0.95 71.7% 4.21 3.98 .316
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3-Year Averages     9 6 39.7 7.26 2.72 2.67 0.68 68.6% 4.31 3.48 .328

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2015 Stat Review for Jimmy Nelson    As compared to the top 100 starting pitchers in 2014 (min 145 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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2.31 K/BB
WEAK
7.32 K/9
AVERAGE
3.18 BB/9
WEAK
93.2 MPH Fastball
GREAT
1.2 HR/9
POOR
1.90 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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4.50 ERA
POOR
1.31 WHIP
WEAK
4.49 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

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

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.293 BABIP
AVERAGE
68.6% Strand Rate
LOW

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Jimmy Nelson: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Nelson improved to 5-8 with the win Monday over Philadelphia. He threw five innings and allowed four runs on six hits and two walks with three strikeouts.

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Nelson (4-8) gave up one run on two hits and one walk while striking out five in Wednesday's win over the Mets.

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Nelson (3-8) surrendered three runs on 11 hits and two walks in five innings against the Royals on Thursday.

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Nelson struggled again Saturday, getting rocked for seven runs on 10 hits and two walks over five innings, striking out three.

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Nelson earned his third win with six shutout innings Monday against the Pirates. He allowed four hits and three walks with seven strikeouts.

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Nelson struck out five and walked two while giving up seven runs -- six earned -- over five innings in a losing effort against the Cardinals on Wednesday.

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Nelson allowed four runs on seven hits over six innings, striking out eight and walking none in a no-decision against the Diamondbacks on Friday.

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Nelson gave up just one run and three hits over eight innings in a win over Detroit on Tuesday.

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Nelson gave up four runs on eight hits and two walks with three strikeouts in 6.2 innings in Wednesday's loss to the White Sox.

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Nelson struck out six and allowed three runs and two walks in 6.2 innings in a no-decision against the Cubs on Sunday.

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Nelson was torched in his start Monday, allowing seven runs—six earned—in 2.1 innings.

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Nelson gave up just one earned run over eight innings but did not factor into the decision in Wednesday's loss to the Reds. He gave up just three hits and posted a 5:2 K:BB ratio in the game.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

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2014

Nelson emerged as the Brewers’ top prospect in 2013, posting a 3.25 ERA and striking out 163 batters in 152.1 innings across the top two levels of the minor leagues. His walk rate jumped sharply at Triple-A, but he still managed to give up just two home runs over 83.1 innings in the hitter-friendly PCL. Nelson features both a plus fastball and slider, and he is also working on developing a changeup. That pitch could be the key to his success, but the Brewers have high hopes for Nelson in the future. He figures to open 2014 as the ace of the Triple-A Nashville rotation, but should be among the top options if the Brewers need to call up a starter from the minors.

2013

After an average season in 2011 at Low-A Wisconsin, Nelson came out firing on all cylinders at High-A Brevard County in 2012. In 13 starts, he had a 2.21 ERA with 77 strikeouts and a 1.08 WHIP before receiving a promotion to Double-A Huntsville in June. Nelson found mixed success in 10 starts at that level and finished with a 3.91 ERA while struggling a bit with command (1.1 K/BB). Overall, last season was a step forward for Nelson, and it re-established his place among the Brewers' better pitching prospects. He will likely return to Double-A to begin 2013, but could receive his first exposure to Triple-A in Nashville. If he fares well, a late-season big league callup is not out of the question given the lack of depth in the Milwaukee rotation.