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Jake Buchanan

25-Year-Old Pitcher – Houston Astros

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After showing moderate success as a starter in the minors, Buchanan was called up to make his major league debut in a spot start last June. The 25-year-old right-hander was roughed up during the loss,...

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LEAGUE: AAA    40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 0"   WT: 225   DOB: 9/24/1989   BORN: Charlotte, NC   COLLEGE: North Carolina State   DRAFTED: 8th Rd   

March 30, 2015  –  Jake Buchanan News

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Buchanan was optioned to Astros' minor league camp on Sunday.

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Jake Buchanan 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 20 A TRI 14 14 0 61.0 69 29 3 42 11 4 5 0 0 0 4.28 1.31
2011 21 A+ LAN 1 25 1 158.2 157 69 10 102 35 5 10 0 0 0 3.91 1.21
2011 21 AA COR 1 1 0 7.0 6 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.29 1.00
2012 22 AA COR 3 19 0 134.1 171 74 11 83 33 5 9 0 0 0 4.96 1.52
2012 22 AAA OKL 3 1 0 8.0 17 9 1 5 5 0 1 0 0 0 10.13 2.75
2013 23 AA COR 12 13 0 82.0 67 19 4 44 9 7 2 1 0 0 2.09 0.93
2013 23 AAA OKL 12 12 0 76.1 85 33 6 55 13 5 5 0 0 0 3.89 1.29
2014 24 AAA OKL 16 15 1 88.1 95 38 7 46 16 7 5 0 0 0 3.87 1.26
2014 24 MAJ HOU 17 2 0 35.3 41 18 4 20 12 1 3 0 0 0 4.58 1.50
2015 25 AAA FRE 3 2 0 17.0 15 7 0 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 3.71 0.94
3-Year Averages     17 2 0 35.3 41 18 4 20 12 1 3 0 0 0 4.58 1.50

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Jake Buchanan 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
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

Jake Buchanan Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20148761123402.307

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20146714118202.286

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201418.010013444.501.28

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201417.30307804.671.73
Jake Buchanan 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 20 A TRI 14 14 61.0 6.20 1.62 3.82 0.44 66.2% 4.28 3.30 .337
2011 21 A+ LAN 1 25 158.2 5.80 1.99 2.91 0.57 67.6% 3.91 3.51 .299
2011 21 AA COR 1 1 7.0 2.57 1.29 2.00 0.00 85.7% 1.29 3.06 .253
2012 22 AA COR 3 19 134.1 5.57 2.21 2.52 0.74 67.4% 4.96 3.90 .352
2012 22 AAA OKL 3 1 8.0 5.63 5.63 1.00 1.13 61.9% 10.13 5.45 .477
2013 23 AA COR 12 13 82.0 4.83 0.99 4.89 0.44 79.2% 2.09 3.16 .252
2013 23 AAA OKL 12 12 76.1 6.50 1.54 4.23 0.71 70.7% 3.89 3.29 .331
2014 24 AAA OKL 16 15 88.1 4.70 1.63 2.88 0.72 70.2% 3.87 3.84 .303
2014 24 MAJ HOU 17 2 35.3 5.09 3.06 1.67 1.02 4.24 71.4% 88.5 MPH 4.58 4.64 .317
2015 25 AAA FRE 3 2 17.0 4.24 0.53 8.00 0.00 56.3% 3.71 2.61 .273
3-Year Averages     17 2 35.3 5.09 3.06 1.67 1.02 71.4% 4.58 4.56 .317

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2015 Stat Review for Jake Buchanan    As compared to the top 100 starting pitchers in 2014 (min 145 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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8.00 K/BB
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4.24 K/9
TERRIBLE
0.53 BB/9
ELITE
0.0 MPH Fastball
TERRIBLE
0.0 HR/9
ELITE
0.00 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME FLYBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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3.71 ERA
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0.94 WHIP
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2.61 FIP
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BABIP/Strand

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

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.273 BABIP
LOW
56.3% Strand Rate
LOW

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Jake Buchanan: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Buchanan has allowed seven runs (five earned) on 12 hits and three walks with four strikeouts over 8.1 Grapefruit League innings this spring.

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Buchanan (1-2) took the loss in the 15th inning of Tuesday's marathon at Philadelphia, allowing a run on three hits and two walks with a pair of strikeouts over 3.2 innings of relief.

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Buchanan took no decision in Thursday's spot start against the Blue Jays, allowing three runs on five hits with no walks and three strikeouts over five innings.

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Buchanan will start Thursday night against the Blue Jays.

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Buchanan struck out four in 2.1 scoreless innings of relief during Sunday's loss to Miami.

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Buchanan was recalled from Triple-A Oklahoma City on Friday.

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Buchanan was optioned to Triple-A Oklahoma City on Saturday.

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Buchanan will be moved to the Astros' bullpen, MLB.com's Mike Vernon reports.

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Buchanan took the loss in his major league debut Saturday against the Rays, allowing five runs on eight hits and three walks with no strikeouts over 4.1 innings.

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Buchanan will be called up to make his big-league debut Saturday against the Rays, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

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