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Kyle McPherson

26-Year-Old Pitcher – Pittsburgh Pirates

2014 Stats

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

There was no outlook written for Kyle McPherson in 2014. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.

STATUS:  Out     INJURY TYPE:  Elbow     EST. RETURN:  3/1/2015
LEAGUE: AAA    40 MAN: NO   BATS: B   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 220   DOB: 11/11/1987
BORN: Mobile, AL   COLLEGE: Mobile  DRAFTED: 14th Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Agreed to a minor league contract with the Pirates in December of 2013.

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McPherson recently underwent surgery to repair a broken elbow and will miss the entire 2014 season, Rob Biertempfel of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.

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Kyle McPherson 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 22 A+ BRA 2 0 0 4.0 2 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.50
2010 22 AA WES 2 21 0 117.2 96 47 14 124 31 9 9 0 0 0 3.59 1.08
2011 23 A+ BRA 16 12 0 72.2 62 23 4 60 6 4 1 0 0 0 2.85 0.94
2011 23 AA ALT 16 16 0 89.1 75 30 7 82 21 8 5 0 0 0 3.02 1.08
2012 24 AA ALT 3 9 0 48.2 54 22 5 46 5 3 5 0 0 0 4.07 1.22
2012 24 AAA IND 3 3 0 18.1 11 2 1 17 4 0 1 0 0 0 0.98 0.83
2012 24 MAJ PIT 10 3 0 26.3 24 8 3 21 7 0 2 0 0 0 2.73 1.18
2013 25 AAA IND 2 2 0 4.2 11 10 0 2 4 0 1 0 0 0 19.29 3.57
3-Year Averages     10 3 0 26.3 24 8 3 21 7 0 2 0 0 0 2.73 1.18

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Kyle McPherson 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
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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
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0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
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0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00

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Kyle McPherson Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201242729002.225

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20126514515301.263

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Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201215.301011211.171.11

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201211.001010524.911.27
Kyle McPherson 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 22 A+ BRA 2 0 4.0 15.75 0.00 0.00 0.00 100% 0.00 -0.30 .318
2010 22 AA WES 2 21 117.2 9.52 2.38 4.00 1.08 70.8% 3.59 3.66 .284
2011 23 A+ BRA 16 12 72.2 7.48 0.75 10.00 0.50 70.3% 2.85 2.84 .288
2011 23 AA ALT 16 16 89.1 8.28 2.12 3.90 0.71 74.2% 3.02 3.16 .287
2012 24 AA ALT 3 9 48.2 8.59 0.93 9.20 0.93 68.5% 4.07 3.14 .353
2012 24 AAA IND 3 3 18.1 8.45 1.99 4.25 0.50 92.9% 0.98 2.70 .227
2012 24 MAJ PIT 10 3 26.3 7.18 2.39 3.00 1.03 1.13 82.1% 93.0 MPH 2.73 4.11 .283
2013 25 AAA IND 2 2 4.2 4.29 8.57 0.50 0.00 33.3% 19.29 6.53 .528
3-Year Averages     10 3 26.3 7.18 2.39 3.00 1.03 82.1% 2.73 3.88 .283

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Kyle McPherson: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

McPherson (elbow) has been throwing off flat ground up to 120 feet, Bill Brink of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

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McPherson (elbow) received a non-roster invitation to spring training from the Pirates on Wednesday, the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.

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McPherson (elbow) elected to become a free agent on Monday.

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McPherson (elbow) was designated for assignment by the Pirates on Monday.

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The Pirates revealed Saturday that McPherson (elbow) underwent Tommy John surgery July 10, Rob Biertempfel of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.

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McPherson (elbow) will visit Dr. James Andrews next week, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

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McPherson (elbow) was shut down after reporting pain during his most recent bullpen session, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

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McPherson (elbow) received a platelet-rich plasma injection Wednesday and will be rested before resuming throwing, the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

There was no outlook written for Kyle McPherson.

2013

McPherson is expected to compete for Pittsburgh's fifth starter spot in 2013. The hard-throwing righty demonstrated impeccable control again in 2012, striking out 63 batters while walking just nine in a year split between Double-A and Triple-A. With Pittsburgh he compiled a 2.73 ERA and 1.18 WHIP in 26.1 innings, stringing together a 21:7 K:BB ratio. The 25-year-old has the potential to take a regular shift in the rotation. Prospects Jameson Taillon and Gerrit Cole figure to be knocking on the door by late 2013, so McPherson will want to state his case before then. He flashed a 95 mph fastball and sharp breaking pitch against rival Cincinnati late in 2012, an outing that likely boosted his stock. It wouldn't be surprising to see him emerge as a pleasant surprise in 2013, though he's not even assured of a roster spot.