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Sam Tuivailala

23-Year-Old Pitcher – St. Louis Cardinals

2016 Stats

W-L

0-0

ERA

6.75

WHIP

2.25

K

7

SV

0

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Serving as the closer for the Cardinals Triple-A affiliate in Memphis Tuivailala picked up 17 saves and 43 strikeouts in 45 innings, posting a 1.60 ERA and a 1.200 WHIP as a 22-year-old. That success ...

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2016 ADP:  688.57

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 225   DOB: 10/19/1992   BORN: San Mateo, CA   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: 3rd Rd   

September 6, 2016  –  Sam Tuivailala News

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Tuivailala was recalled from Triple-A Memphis on Tuesday.

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Sam Tuivailala 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 17 R GUL 42 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
2011 18 R GUL 44 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
2012 19 R JOH 12 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
2014 21 MAJ STL 2 0 0 1.0 5 4 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 36.00 7.00
2015 22 MAJ STL 14 0 0 14.7 13 5 2 20 8 0 1 0 0 2 3.07 1.43
2016 23 MAJ STL 11 0 0 8.0 12 6 0 7 6 0 0 0 0 0 6.75 2.25
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3-Year Averages     8 0 0 7.8 9 4 2 10 5 0 0 0 0 1 4.60 1.79
Career  (View All)     27 0 0 23.7 30 15 4 28 16 0 1 0 5.70 1.94

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

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Sam Tuivailala Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Team Games 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. 23 @ChC 0.7 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 6.75 2.25
Sep. 12 ChC 0.3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 7.36 2.18
Sep. 8 Mil 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 7.71 2.14
Aug. 25 NYM 1.0 3 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 9.00 2.17
Aug. 23 NYM 1.0 3 1 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 7.20 1.80
Aug. 20 @Phi 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 6.75 1.50
Aug. 17 @Hou 0.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 9.00 2.33
Jul. 26 @NYM 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 9.00 1.33
Last 14 Games (Team)
2 Games Pitched:  Avg. 0.5 IP/G
1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0.00 3.00
Last 30 Games (Team)
4 Games Pitched:  Avg. 0.7 IP/G
3.0 4 2 2 0 4 1 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 6.00 2.67
Last 60 Games (Team)
8 Games Pitched:  Avg. 0.7 IP/G
6.0 9 3 3 0 5 5 1 1 0 0-0 0 0 0 4.50 2.33
Sam Tuivailala Minors 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 ERA WHIP
Sep. 5 Round Rock 1.0 1 1 1 0 2 3 0 0 0 - 0 9.00 3.00
Sep. 2 Round Rock 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0.00 1.00
Aug. 29 Okla City 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 - 0 0.00 2.00
Aug. 12 Tacoma 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0.00 0.00
Aug. 6 Omaha 1.0 3 1 1 0 1 3 0 0 0 - 0 9.00 4.00
Aug. 4 Omaha 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 1 0.00 0.00
Aug. 2 Round Rock 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 W 0 9.00 2.00
Jul. 31 Round Rock 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 1 0.00 1.00
Jul. 30 Round Rock 1.0 2 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 18.00 3.00
Jul. 28 Okla City 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 - 1 0.00 0.00
Last 14 Days
0 Games:  Avg. 0.0 IP/G
0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0.00 0.00
Last 30 Days
3 Games:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
3.0 3 1 1 0 3 6 0 0 0 0-0 0 3.00 2.00
Last 60 Days
10 Games:  Avg. 0.9 IP/G
9.0 10 5 5 1 6 18 0 0 0 1-0 4 5.00 1.78

Sam Tuivailala Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201619316100.333
201526935101.217
20143102001.667

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201621436000.375
2015391158211.235
20147023001.600

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20165.300053010.132.44
20155.70005313.181.24
20140.300001254.009.00

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20162.00002100.001.50
20159.001015513.001.56
20140.700011027.006.00
Sam Tuivailala 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 17 R GUL 42 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
2011 18 R GUL 44 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
2012 19 R JOH 12 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
2014 21 MAJ STL 2 0 1.0 9.00 18.00 0.50 18.00 60% 96.9 MPH 36.00 33.20 .622
2015 22 MAJ STL 14 0 14.7 12.27 4.91 2.50 1.23 2.00 84.2% 96.4 MPH 3.07 3.88 .340
2016 23 MAJ STL 11 0 8.0 7.88 6.75 1.17 0.00 1.50 66.7% 96.0 MPH 6.75 4.45 .435
Today's Projections     0 0 .3 6.24 5.24 1.19 1.33 71.8% 5.19 2.28 .307
Next 7 Days     0 0 2.3 6.07 4.61 1.31 1.28 72.2% 4.94 5.25 .306
Rest Of Season     0 0 2.3 6.07 4.61 1.31 1.28 72.2% 4.94 5.25 .306
3-Year Averages     8 0 7.8 11.49 5.74 2.00 2.30 83.3% 4.60 5.88 .367
Career     27 0 23.7 10.65 6.08 1.75 1.52 73.8% 5.70 5.13 .402

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2016 Stat Review for Sam Tuivailala    As compared to the top 100 relief pitchers in 2015 (min 55 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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1.17 K/BB
TERRIBLE
7.88 K/9
WEAK
6.75 BB/9
TERRIBLE
96.0 MPH Fastball
GREAT
0.0 HR/9
ELITE
1.50 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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6.75 ERA
TERRIBLE
2.25 WHIP
TERRIBLE
4.45 FIP
POOR
BABIP/Strand

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

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.435 BABIP
HIGH
66.7% Strand Rate
LOW

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Sam Tuivailala: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

The Cardinals optioned Tuivailala to Triple-A Memphis on Friday.

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Tuivailala was recalled from Triple-A Memphis on Tuesday.

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Tuivailala was recalled Tuesday to serve as the 26th man for Tuesday's doubleheader against the Mets.

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Tuivailala was optioned to Triple-A Memphis on Friday.

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Tuivailala was recalled from Triple-A Memphis on Friday.

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Tuivailala has struggled this year in the closer role for Triple-A Memphis, posting a 5.65 ERA and 1.43 WHIP.

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Tuivailala has officially been recalled from Triple-A Memphis.

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Tuivailala will join the Cardinals on Tuesday, Jenifer Langosch of MLB.com reports.

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Tuivailala was optioned to Triple-A Memphis on Monday.

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Tuivailala was recalled from Triple-A Memphis on Friday, Jenifer Langosch of MLB.com reports.

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2015

A converted infielder, Tuivailala found success as a flamethrower out of the bullpen, pitching well across three different levels of the Cardinals' system in 2014 before getting a September callup. Tuivailala only recorded three outs across two appearances for the Cardinals, but posted a 3.15 ERA and 1.25 WHIP in the minors in 2014, while striking out an impressive 97 batters in 60 innings. Entering 2015 as a 22-year-old, Tuivailala seems destined to head back to Triple-A for more seasoning at the start of the year, but injuries or poor pitching could open a spot for him if he keeps pitching well.