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Dan Otero

29-Year-Old Pitcher – Oakland Athletics

2014 Stats

W-L

3-0

ERA

0.87

WHIP

1.35

K

7

SV

0

2014 RotoWire Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Otero started the 2013 season in the minors, but after his callup in June, he became one of the best and most trusted arms in the A's bullpen. Otero finished the year with a 1.38 ERA and only gave up ...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 214   DOB: 2/19/1985   BORN: Miami, FL   COLLEGE: South Florida   DRAFTED: 21st Rd   

April 10, 2014  –  Dan Otero News

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The A's will go with a closer by committee for the time being, meaning Otero could be in the mix for saves, Jane Lee of MLB.com reports.

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Dan Otero 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 25 A+ San 10 0 0 13.1 11 6 2 11 1 3 0 0 0 0 4.05 0.92
2010 25 R Sco 10 0 0 8.2 6 0 0 7 1 2 0 1 0 0 0.00 0.85
2011 26 AA Ric 33 0 0 38.0 34 6 0 40 4 2 1 1 0 0 1.42 1.00
2011 26 AAA Fre 33 0 0 36.0 38 13 4 36 7 2 3 12 0 0 3.25 1.25
2012 27 AAA Fre 48 0 0 62.0 70 20 4 45 8 5 5 0 0 0 2.90 1.26
2012 27 MAJ SF 12 0 0 12.3 19 8 0 8 2 0 0 0 0 0 5.84 1.70
2013 28 AAA Sac 23 0 0 27.1 14 3 0 22 1 1 0 15 0 0 0.99 0.55
2013 28 MAJ OAK 33 0 0 39.0 42 6 0 27 6 2 0 0 1 8 1.38 1.23
2014 29 MAJ OAK 8 0 0 10.3 10 1 0 7 4 3 0 0 1 2 0.87 1.35
3-Year Averages MAJ   22 0 0 25.7 30 7 0 17 4 1 0 0 0 4 2.45 1.32

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

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Dan Otero 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
Apr. 21 Tex 1.3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0.87 1.35
Apr. 19 Hou 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 1.00 1.33
Apr. 16 @LAA 1.3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 1.13 1.25
Apr. 15 @LAA 0.7 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 1.35 1.35
Apr. 13 @Sea 0.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 1.50 1.17
Apr. 9 @Min 2.7 3 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 W 0 1 0 1.69 1.31
Apr. 7 @Min 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.38 0.75
Apr. 2 Cle 1.7 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 5.40 1.20
Last 14 Days
6 Games:  Avg. 1.3 IP/G
7.7 8 0 0 0 4 6 0 0 0 3-0 0 1 2 0.00 1.57
Last 30 Days
8 Games:  Avg. 1.3 IP/G
10.3 10 1 1 0 4 7 0 0 0 3-0 0 1 2 0.87 1.35
Last 60 Days
8 Games:  Avg. 1.3 IP/G
10.3 10 1 1 0 4 7 0 0 0 3-0 0 1 2 0.87 1.35

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Dan Otero Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20138313421300.269
201220117200.389

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20137614221200.284
2012377112310.343

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201327.720019300.981.12
20125.00003001.801.20

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201311.30008302.381.50
20127.30005208.592.05
Dan Otero 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 25 A+ San 10 0 13.1 7.56 0.69 11.00 1.37 60% 4.05 3.73 .258
2010 25 R Sco 10 0 8.2 7.68 1.10 7.00 0.00 100% 0.00 1.86 .271
2011 26 AA Ric 33 0 38.0 9.47 0.95 10.00 0.00 84.2% 1.42 1.57 .336
2011 26 AAA Fre 33 0 36.0 9.00 1.75 5.14 1.00 78% 3.25 3.23 .342
2012 27 AAA Fre 48 0 62.0 6.53 1.16 5.63 0.58 78.4% 2.90 3.12 .337
2012 27 MAJ SF 12 0 12.3 5.84 1.46 4.00 0.00 5.00 61.9% 89.9 MPH 5.84 2.88 .415
2013 28 AAA Sac 23 0 27.1 7.31 0.33 22.00 0.00 80% 0.99 1.80 .205
2013 28 MAJ OAK 33 0 39.0 6.23 1.38 4.50 0.00 2.50 87.5% 90.0 MPH 1.38 2.28 .336
2014 29 MAJ OAK 8 0 10.3 6.10 3.48 1.75 0.00 2.29 92.9% 90.3 MPH 0.87 3.01 .311
3-Year Averages MAJ   22 0 25.7 5.96 1.40 4.25 0.00 79.4% 2.45 2.34 .351

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2014 Stat Review for Dan Otero    As compared to the top 100 relief pitchers in 2013 (min 55 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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1.75 K/BB
TERRIBLE
6.10 K/9
POOR
3.48 BB/9
WEAK
90.3 MPH Fastball
POOR
0.0 HR/9
ELITE
2.29 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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0.87 ERA
ELITE
1.35 WHIP
POOR
3.01 FIP
GOOD
BABIP/Strand

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

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.311 BABIP
HIGH
92.9% Strand Rate
HIGH

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Career Pitcher vs. Batter Stats    (View All Matchup Data)

Worst Matchups for Dan Otero (by OPS against, min 1 AB)

Batter Team AB H HR RBI BB K SB AVG SLG OPS
Chris Nelson CIN 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 3.000 4.000
Gerardo Parra AZ 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 2.000 3.000
Jason Kipnis CLE 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 2.000 3.000
Chris Young NY-N 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 2.000 3.000
Ryan Hanigan TB 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 2.000 3.000
Kelly Johnson NY-A 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 2.000 3.000
Brett Wallace BAL 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 2.000 3.000
George Springer HOU 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 2.000 3.000
Marc Krauss HOU 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.500 2.500
Albert Pujols ANA 2 2 0 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000

Best Matchups for Dan Otero (by OPS against, min 1 AB)

Batter Team AB H HR RBI BB K SB AVG SLG OPS
Matt Adams STL 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Brian Dozier MIN 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Ryan Ludwick CIN 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Todd Frazier CIN 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Freddy Galvis PHI 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Wilin Rosario COL 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Matt Carpenter STL 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Jack Hannahan CIN 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Dustin Ackley SEA 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Kole Calhoun ANA 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000

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Dan Otero: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Otero left the Athletics on Sunday in order to be present for the birth of his first child, the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

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Otero was called up by the A's on Friday, reports Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle.

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Otero cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Sacramento on Sunday, the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

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Otero was designated for assignment Friday, MLB.com's Jane Lee reports.

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Otero was claimed off waivers by the Athletics on Friday, MLB.com's Jane Lee reports. The team optioned him to Triple-A Sacramento.

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Otero was designated for assignment by the Yankees on Wednesday.

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The Yankees claimed Otero off waivers from the Giants on Tuesday, CSN's Andrew Baggarly reports.

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Otero was called up by the Giants on Tuesday, according to Comcast SportsNet Bay Area.

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The Giants optioned Otero to Triple-A Fresno following Wednesday's game, CSN's Andrew Baggarly reports.

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2013

Otero spent most of 2012 in Fresno, but broke camp with the Giants and made 12 appearances during April and September. The 27-year-old does not feature overpowering stuff (89.9 mph fastball along with slider, curveball and change) which has translated to 7.6 K/9 over his minor league career (6.5 K/9 in Triple-A in 2012). However, his walk rate this season in Fresno (0.6 BB/9) was very impressive and it has been his top skill over his minor league career (1.2 BB/9). It is conceivable he could break camp with the Giants once again, but will probably provide bullpen depth in Triple-A for most of the year.