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Jimmy Nelson

27-Year-Old Pitcher – Milwaukee Brewers

2016 Stats

W-L

8-16

ERA

4.62

WHIP

1.52

K

140

SV

0

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Nelson finished last year with mediocre numbers. He has showed big-time stuff since his arrival in 2013 but hasn't been able to harness his control. He walked 3.3 batters per nine innings and had four...

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2016 ADP:  286.26

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 6"   WT: 250   DOB: 6/5/1989   BORN: Klamath Falls, OR   COLLEGE: Alabama   DRAFTED: 2nd Rd   

September 27, 2016  –  Jimmy Nelson News

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Nelson (8-16) allowed five runs on four hits and four walks with three strikeouts over 5.1 innings in a loss Tuesday against Texas.

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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 30 30 0 177.3 163 81 18 148 65 11 13 0 0 0 4.11 1.29
2016 27 MAJ MIL 32 32 0 179.3 186 92 25 140 86 8 16 0 0 0 4.62 1.52
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3-Year Averages     25 24 0 142.0 143 70 16 115 56 7 12 0 0 0 4.44 1.40
Career  (View All)     80 75 0 436.0 433 212 49 353 175 21 38 0 4.38 1.39

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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
Sep. 27 @Tex 5.3 4 5 5 1 4 3 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 4.62 1.52
Sep. 21 Pit 5.0 6 4 4 2 2 5 0 1 0 L 0 0 0 4.50 1.52
Sep. 15 @ChC 6.0 8 3 3 1 2 7 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 4.42 1.51
Sep. 9 @StL 6.0 5 4 4 2 2 4 0 1 0 L 0 0 0 4.42 1.51
Sep. 3 @Pit 5.3 4 1 1 0 6 4 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.36 1.52
Aug. 27 Pit 3.7 7 6 5 0 3 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.45 1.51
Aug. 22 Col 6.0 7 2 2 0 0 4 1 1 0 W 0 0 0 4.26 1.48
Aug. 17 @ChC 5.0 6 6 6 2 2 4 2 0 0 L 0 0 0 4.31 1.49
Aug. 12 Cin 5.0 6 3 3 1 3 7 1 0 0 L 0 0 0 4.07 1.49
Aug. 7 @Ari 4.3 7 7 6 1 3 4 2 1 0 L 0 0 0 4.02 1.48
Aug. 1 @SD 4.0 8 6 6 0 4 4 1 2 0 L 0 0 0 3.74 1.45
Last 14 Games (Team)
2 Games Pitched:  Avg. 5.2 IP/G
10.3 10 9 9 3 6 8 0 1 0 0-2 0 0 0 7.84 1.55
Last 30 Games (Team)
5 Games Pitched:  Avg. 5.5 IP/G
27.7 27 17 17 6 16 23 0 2 0 1-3 0 0 0 5.53 1.55
Last 60 Games (Team)
11 Games Pitched:  Avg. 5.1 IP/G
55.7 68 47 45 10 31 47 7 6 0 2-7 0 0 0 7.28 1.78

Jimmy Nelson Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201637761498015311.252
201533461338821111.302
20141592712391205.275

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2016431793710714115.285
20154188732751117.202
2014152307431011.309

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201695.35707440143.401.37
201590.35408519123.490.99
201446.3160361245.831.42

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201684.03906646116.001.68
201587.0690634664.761.60
201423.013021723.131.52
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 30 30 177.3 7.51 3.30 2.28 0.91 2.00 70% 93.5 MPH 4.11 4.17 .292
2016 27 MAJ MIL 32 32 179.3 7.03 4.32 1.63 1.25 1.76 72.9% 93.1 MPH 4.62 5.17 .306
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3-Year Averages     25 24 142.0 7.29 3.55 2.05 1.01 70.5% 4.44 4.23 .308
Career     80 75 436.0 7.29 3.61 2.02 1.01 70.8% 4.38 4.29 .305

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2016 Stat Review for Jimmy Nelson    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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1.63 K/BB
TERRIBLE
7.03 K/9
WEAK
4.32 BB/9
TERRIBLE
93.1 MPH Fastball
GOOD
1.3 HR/9
WEAK
1.76 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

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4.62 ERA
POOR
1.52 WHIP
TERRIBLE
5.17 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

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

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.306 BABIP
ABOVE AVERAGE
72.9% Strand Rate
AVERAGE

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

Nelson (8-15) gave up four runs on six hits over five innings in Wednesday's loss to the Pirates. He struck out five and walked two.

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Nelson (8-14) won after allowing three runs on eight hits and two walks with seven strikeouts in six innings Thursday in a 5-4 win over the Cubs.

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Nelson allowed four runs on five hits and a pair of walks across six innings in Friday's loss to the Cardinals. He struck out four.

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Nelson allowed one run on four hits, struck out four and walked six over 5.1 innings in a no-decision against the Pirates on Saturday.

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Nelson didn't factor into the decision Saturday versus the Pirates, giving up six runs (five earned) on seven hits and three walks over 3.2 innings. He also recorded a strikeout.

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Nelson (7-13) allowed two runs on seven hits and struck out four over six innings in a win Monday over the Rockies.

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Nelson (6-13) gave up six runs on six hits and two walks over five innings in Wednesday's loss to the Cubs.

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Nelson (6-11) allowed seven runs, six of which were earned, on seven hits and three walks while striking out four over 4.1 innings to take the loss Sunday at Arizona.

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Nelson (6-10) lasted just four innings while allowing six runs on eight hits and four walks with four strikeouts in Monday's loss at San Diego.

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Nelson (6-9) was beaten up for eight runs (six earned) on nine hits and a pair of walks over 4.2 innings in Wednesday's loss to Arizona. He struck out seven.

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Nelson (6-8) allowed four runs, two of which were earned, on four hits and three walks while striking out three over five innings to take the loss Friday against the Cubs.

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2016

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2015

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 didn’t experience the same type of success after being called up to the big club, but he should at some point thanks to a quality fastball and slider and his ability to keep the ball in the park. Though Nelson clearly does not need more work against minor league hitters, he may get it, as the Brewers could send him to Triple-A to keep him stretched out as a starter if he does not secure a spot in the big league rotation during the spring.

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.