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Yoervis Medina

26-Year-Old Pitcher – Chicago Cubs

2015 Stats

W-L

1-0

ERA

3.00

WHIP

1.50

K

9

SV

1

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

For the second consecutive season, Medina defied his peripheral stats and lack of control to get impressive results in the Seattle bullpen. From late April through August, Medina posted a 1.62 ERA and...

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2015 ADP:  674.02

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LEAGUE: AAA    40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 245   DOB: 7/27/1988   BORN: Puerto Cabello, Venezuela   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: No  

May 21, 2015  –  Yoervis Medina News

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Medina will join Triple-A Iowa, Tommy Birch of the Des Moines Register reports.

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Yoervis Medina 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 A EVE 6 8 0 40.2 50 20 4 48 15 3 2 0 0 0 4.43 1.62
2010 21 A CLI 6 6 0 36.0 30 10 3 42 12 5 0 0 0 0 2.50 1.17
2010 21 AAA TAC 6 1 0 5.2 3 0 0 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 0.00 1.35
2011 22 A+ HIG 4 19 0 101.0 139 73 19 73 38 1 13 0 0 0 6.50 1.75
2011 22 R PEO 4 1 0 5.0 7 4 1 9 1 0 0 0 0 0 7.20 1.60
2011 22 AA JAC 4 4 0 25.0 23 13 5 17 9 0 1 0 0 0 4.68 1.28
2012 23 AA JAC 46 1 0 69.1 63 25 5 77 35 5 5 5 0 0 3.25 1.42
2013 24 AAA TAC 4 0 0 6.0 2 1 0 7 3 0 1 0 0 0 1.50 0.83
2013 24 MAJ SEA 63 0 0 68.0 49 22 5 71 40 4 6 1 3 19 2.91 1.31
2014 25 MAJ SEA 66 0 0 57.0 48 17 3 60 28 5 3 0 1 21 2.68 1.33
2015 26 AAA TAC 4 0 0 5.2 1 1 1 4 1 1 0 1 0 0 1.59 0.38
2015 26 AAA IOW 2 0 0 2.0 5 2 1 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 9.00 3.50
2015 26 MAJ SEA 12 0 0 12.0 11 4 1 9 7 1 0 1 1 3 3.00 1.50
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3-Year Averages     64 0 0 62.5 48 19 4 65 34 4 4 0 2 20 2.74 1.31

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

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Yoervis Medina 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
May. 2 Mil 1.0 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.00 1.50
May. 1 Mil 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.45 1.45
Apr. 28 Pit 0.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 2.70 1.60
Apr. 25 @Cin 1.3 3 2 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 2.89 1.71
Apr. 22 @Pit 0.7 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 1.13 1.50
Apr. 20 @Pit 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 1.23 1.23
Apr. 19 SD 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 1.23 1.09
Apr. 17 SD 0.7 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.42 0.95
Apr. 14 Cin 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 1.59 0.88
Apr. 12 @Col 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.45 1.09
Apr. 10 @Col 1.3 2 1 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.38 1.50
Apr. 7 StL 1.3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0.00 0.75
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
4 Games:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
4.0 4 3 3 1 2 1 0 1 0 0-0 0 0 1 6.75 1.50
Last 60 Days
12 Games:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
12.0 11 5 4 1 7 9 0 1 0 1-0 1 1 3 3.00 1.50

Yoervis Medina Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201523335201.250
2014103261915100.185
2013132282221313.191

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201531646400.222
201414334932613.250
2013159431828602.209

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Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20155.01004503.602.40
201429.7120301200.911.01
201338.0330391842.841.26

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20157.00015212.570.86
201427.3410301634.611.68
201330.0131322213.001.37
Yoervis Medina 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 A EVE 6 8 40.2 10.75 3.36 3.20 0.90 73.8% 4.43 3.37 .413
2010 21 A CLI 6 6 36.0 10.50 3.00 3.50 0.75 82.1% 2.50 3.12 .312
2010 21 AAA TAC 6 1 5.2 6.92 6.92 1.00 0.00 100% 0.00 3.97 .220
2011 22 A+ HIG 4 19 101.0 6.50 3.39 1.92 1.69 65.8% 6.50 5.48 .362
2011 22 R PEO 4 1 5.0 16.20 1.80 9.00 1.80 57.1% 7.20 2.80 .541
2011 22 AA JAC 4 4 25.0 6.12 3.24 1.89 1.80 70.4% 4.68 5.76 .252
2012 23 AA JAC 46 1 69.1 10.03 4.56 2.20 0.65 78.5% 3.25 3.65 .330
2013 24 AAA TAC 4 0 6.0 10.50 4.50 2.33 0.00 80% 1.50 2.37 .168
2013 24 MAJ SEA 63 0 68.0 9.40 5.29 1.78 0.66 2.00 79.8% 94.1 MPH 2.91 4.01 .267
2014 25 MAJ SEA 66 0 57.0 9.47 4.42 2.14 0.47 2.44 80.8% 94.8 MPH 2.68 3.52 .309
2015 26 AAA TAC 4 0 5.2 6.92 1.73 4.00 1.73 100% 1.59 4.74 .000
2015 26 AAA IOW 2 0 2.0 13.50 9.00 1.50 4.50 83.3% 9.00 9.70 .602
2015 26 MAJ SEA 12 0 12.0 6.75 5.25 1.29 0.75 0.87 82.4% 92.4 MPH 3.00 4.53 .287
Rest Of Season     0 0 4.3 9.31 4.72 1.97 0.48 76% 3.29 3.40 .304
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3-Year Averages     64 0 62.5 9.36 4.90 1.91 0.58 80.8% 2.74 3.58 .283

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2015 Stat Review for Yoervis Medina    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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1.29 K/BB
TERRIBLE
6.75 K/9
WEAK
5.25 BB/9
TERRIBLE
92.4 MPH Fastball
AVERAGE
0.8 HR/9
WEAK
0.87 GB/FB Ratio
BALANCED
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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3.00 ERA
AVERAGE
1.50 WHIP
TERRIBLE
4.53 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

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

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.287 BABIP
ABOVE AVERAGE
82.4% Strand Rate
HIGH

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Yoervis Medina: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Medina was traded to the Cubs in exchange for catcher Welington Castillo.

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Medina was optioned to Triple-A Tacoma after Sunday's game against the Astros, Bob Dutton of the Tacoma New Tribune reports.

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Medina pitched 1.2 scoreless innings Friday, allowing no hits and one walk with one strikeout, as he continues an impressive spring training.

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Medina gave up two runs over 1.1 innings Sunday, allowing five hits (including a homer) and a walk, striking out three.

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Medina threw a scoreless inning in relief Sunday against the Tigers despite walking two batters.

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Medina struck out the side during a scoreless eighth inning to pick up his eighth hold of the season Thursday against Houston.

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Medina has allowed one run in five middle-relief outings this season.

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Medina allowed two inherited runners to score on two hits and a walk without recording an out Thursday as the Mariners gave up six runs in an ugly ninth inning to blow a 7-2 lead at Boston.

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Medina gave up a two-run homer to break a 1-1 tie in the 13th inning Friday in a loss to the Twins.

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Medina issued a four-pitch, bases-loaded walk with two outs in the eighth inning Thursday that broke a 9-9 tie and provided the winning margin in a loss at the Angels.

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Medina was called up from Triple-A Tacoma on Tuesday, MLB.com reports.

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Medina posted a 2.50 ERA with a 42:12 K:BB in 36 innings for Clinton in the Low-A Midwest League, allowing 30 hits.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

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2014

Medina was not on the radar in spring training last year but ended up pitching a team-high 68 relief innings in 2013. While he posted a solid strikeout rate, Medina's 2.91 ERA was probably something of a fluke. He stranded nearly 80 percent of his runners and had a .267 BABIP neither of which is likely to be repeated and his FIP was 4.01. Medina's good luck also covered for his poor control. Even accounting for his seven intentional walks, he still walked 33 batters for a 4.4 BB/9. A groundball pitcher with a mid-90s fastball who is equally tough on both sides of the plate, it's easy to see why the Mariners increasingly used Medina in a higher-leverage situations last year. If he doesn't conquer his control, walks likely will bite him this season if his luck changes.