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Yoervis Medina

27-Year-Old Pitcher – Philadelphia Phillies

2015 Stats

W-L

1-0

ERA

4.71

WHIP

1.62

K

16

SV

1

2016 RotoWire Projections

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One of the questions in Chicago last spring was what the Cubs were going to do with their surplus of catchers. The answer came in May, when Welington Castillo was shipped to Seattle for Medina, who wa...

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

February 3, 2016  –  Yoervis Medina News

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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 CLI 6 6 0 36.0 30 10 3 42 12 5 0 0 0 0 2.50 1.17
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 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 IOW 28 0 0 34.1 40 24 3 35 21 0 2 1 0 0 6.29 1.79
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 MAJ SEA 12 0 0 12.0 11 4 1 9 7 1 0 1 1 3 3.00 1.50
2015 26 MAJ CHC 5 0 0 9.0 12 7 1 7 4 0 0 0 0 0 7.00 1.78
2015  (Multiple Teams) 26 MAJ SEA/CHC 17 0 0 21.0 23 11 2 16 11 1 0 1 1 3 4.71 1.62
3-Year Averages     48 0 0 48.7 40 16 3 49 26 3 3 0 1 14 2.96 1.36

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Yoervis Medina 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
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
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 60 Days
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0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00

Yoervis Medina Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2015506514202.311
2014103261915100.185
2013132282221313.191

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2015471069510.220
201414334932613.250
2013159431828602.209

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201511.010010714.092.00
201429.7120301200.911.01
201338.0330391842.841.26

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201510.00016415.401.20
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 CLI 6 6 36.0 10.50 3.00 3.50 0.75 82.1% 2.50 3.12 .312
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 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 IOW 28 0 34.1 9.24 5.54 1.67 0.79 63.8% 6.29 4.31 .377
2015 26 AAA TAC 4 0 5.2 6.92 1.73 4.00 1.73 100% 1.59 4.74 .000
2015 26 MAJ SEA 12 0 12.0 6.75 5.25 1.29 0.75 0.87 82.4% 92.8 MPH 3.00 4.53 .287
2015 26 MAJ CHC 5 0 9.0 7.00 4.00 1.75 1.00 1.56 60% 92.8 MPH 7.00 4.42 .374
2015  (Multiple Teams) 26 MAJ SEA/CHC 17 0 21.0 6.86 4.71 1.45 0.86 1.13 71.9% 92.8 MPH 4.71 4.54 .327
3-Year Averages     48 0 48.7 9.06 4.81 1.88 0.55 79.4% 2.96 3.59 .295

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2015 Stat Review for Yoervis Medina    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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1.45 K/BB
TERRIBLE
6.86 K/9
POOR
4.71 BB/9
TERRIBLE
92.8 MPH Fastball
WEAK
0.9 HR/9
WEAK
1.13 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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4.71 ERA
TERRIBLE
1.62 WHIP
TERRIBLE
4.54 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

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

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.327 BABIP
HIGH
71.9% Strand Rate
LOW

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

Medina was designated for assignment Tuesday, Bill Brink of the Pittsburg Post-Gazette reports.

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Medina was claimed off waivers by the Pirates on Wednesday, Carrie Muskat of MLB.com reports.

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Medina was designated for assignment Thursday.

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Medina was called up by the Cubs on Tuesday, Mark Gonzales of the Chicago Tribune reports.

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Medina was designated for assignment Sunday, MLB.com reports.

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Medina was optioned to Triple-A Iowa on Sunday, Carrie Muskat of MLB.com reports.

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Medina was recalled from Triple-A Iowa on Wednesday, Carrie Muskat of MLB.com reports.

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Medina was optioned to Triple-A Iowa on Tuesday, Bruce Miles of the Daily Herald reports.

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The Cubs recalled Medina from Triple-A Iowa on Wednesday, Mark Gonzales of the Chicago Tribune reports.

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Medina was optioned to Triple-A Iowa on Saturday, Mark Gonzales of the Chicago Tribune reports.

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2015

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 .196 BAA in 46 outings. He wore down in September when he allowed six earned runs in 9.2 innings. He actually lowered his season ERA from 2013, though his FIP was again nearly a run higher. Medina compensates for his deficiencies with a sinking fastball that induces groundballs and weak contract (2.44 GB/FB ratio). The Mariners mostly used him in a setup role last season, but he's probably better suited for middle relief. In high-leverage situations, he was tagged for a .727 OPS and posted a 1.80 K:BB ratio. Even if Medina, who led the team with 21 holds, has his role adjusted in 2015, he likely will still log 60-plus appearances for a third consecutive season.

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.