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A.J. Ramos

30-Year-Old Pitcher – Miami Marlins

2016 Stats

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1-4

ERA

2.81

WHIP

1.36

K

73

SV

40

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Is it possible for someone to save more than 30 games with a 2.30 ERA and nobody notice it? That is what Ramos did while pitching in the Miami circus last season. He had one of the best swing-and-miss...

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2016 ADP:  133.6

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 10"   WT: 200   DOB: 9/20/1986   BORN: Lubbock, TX   COLLEGE: Texas Tech   DRAFTED: 21st Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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A.J. Ramos Contract Information:

Agreed to a one-year, $3.4 million contract with the Marlins in January of 2016.

October 1, 2016  –  A.J. Ramos News

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Ramos notched his 40th save in Friday's 7-4 victory over the Nationals, giving up only a walk and striking out the side in the ninth inning.

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A.J. Ramos
A.J. Ramos 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 23 A GRE 49 0 0 58.1 40 24 3 78 32 3 7 28 0 0 3.70 1.24
2011 24 A+ JUP 49 0 0 50.2 36 10 2 71 19 1 4 25 0 0 1.78 1.10
2012 25 AA JAC 55 0 0 68.2 36 11 3 89 21 3 3 21 0 0 1.44 0.84
2012 25 MAJ MIA 11 0 0 9.3 8 4 2 13 4 0 0 0 1 1 3.86 1.29
2013 26 MAJ MIA 68 0 0 80.0 58 28 4 86 43 3 4 0 4 11 3.15 1.26
2014 27 AA JAC 1 1 0 1.0 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 9.00 2.00
2014 27 MAJ MIA 68 0 0 64.0 36 15 1 73 43 7 0 0 3 21 2.11 1.23
2015 28 MAJ MIA 71 0 0 70.3 45 18 6 87 26 2 4 32 6 4 2.30 1.01
2016 29 MAJ MIA 67 0 0 64.0 52 20 1 73 35 1 4 40 3 2 2.81 1.36
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3-Year Averages     68 0 0 66.1 44 17 2 77 34 3 2 24 4 9 2.31 1.18
Career  (View All)     285 0 0 287.7 199 85 14 332 151 13 12 72 2.66 1.22

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A.J. Ramos Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Team Games 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
Sep. 30 @Was 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.81 1.36
Sep. 26 NYM 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.86 1.37
Sep. 24 Atl 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.90 1.37
Sep. 23 Atl 1.0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 2.95 1.39
Sep. 19 Was 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 3.00 1.38
Sep. 18 @Phi 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 3.05 1.39
Sep. 16 @Phi 1.3 5 1 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 3.10 1.40
Sep. 14 @Atl 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 3.02 1.32
Sep. 13 @Atl 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 3.07 1.33
Sep. 11 LAD 0.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 3.13 1.35
Sep. 9 LAD 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 3.15 1.36
Sep. 7 Phi 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.21 1.39
Sep. 6 Phi 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.27 1.38
Sep. 4 @Cle 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.33 1.36
Aug. 31 @NYM 1.0 2 3 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 3.40 1.35
Aug. 29 @NYM 1.0 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 - 0 1 0 2.92 1.30
Aug. 27 SD 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.79 1.26
Aug. 24 KC 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 2.85 1.27
Aug. 23 KC 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.91 1.29
Aug. 21 @Pit 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 2.98 1.30
Aug. 5 @Col 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 3.05 1.33
Aug. 3 @ChC 0.7 2 3 3 0 3 1 0 1 0 L 0 1 0 3.12 1.34
Jul. 31 StL 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 2.53 1.24
Jul. 30 StL 1.0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.59 1.25
Last 14 Games (Team)
6 Games Pitched:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
6.0 3 1 0 0 3 5 0 0 0 0-1 4 0 0 0.00 1.00
Last 30 Games (Team)
15 Games Pitched:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
14.7 14 5 4 0 9 14 0 0 0 0-3 8 0 0 2.45 1.57
Last 60 Games (Team)
24 Games Pitched:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
23.3 25 9 8 0 13 20 0 2 0 1-4 9 2 2 3.09 1.63

A.J. Ramos Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2016153361927600.213
2015125391322602.202
2014112302313300.151

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2016125371625201.236
2015152481323304.169
20141584320231001.172

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Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201632.31118341701.671.11
201541.32217481742.831.06
201429.3400252202.761.40

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201631.70322391813.981.61
201529.0021539921.550.93
201434.7300482111.561.10
A.J. Ramos 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 23 A GRE 49 0 58.1 12.08 4.96 2.44 0.46 69.6% 3.70 3.10 .301
2011 24 A+ JUP 49 0 50.2 12.73 3.41 3.74 0.36 84.9% 1.78 2.32 .325
2012 25 AA JAC 55 0 68.2 11.74 2.77 4.24 0.40 85.2% 1.44 2.09 .242
2012 25 MAJ MIA 11 0 9.3 12.54 3.86 3.25 1.93 0.70 80% 93.9 MPH 3.86 4.81 .311
2013 26 MAJ MIA 68 0 80.0 9.68 4.84 2.00 0.45 0.98 75.3% 93.3 MPH 3.15 3.39 .279
2014 27 AA JAC 1 1 1.0 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 50% 9.00 1.20 .524
2014 27 MAJ MIA 68 0 64.0 10.27 6.05 1.70 0.14 1.28 82.1% 91.3 MPH 2.11 3.28 .246
2015 28 MAJ MIA 71 0 70.3 11.13 3.33 3.35 0.77 1.34 81.5% 92.6 MPH 2.30 3.07 .259
2016 29 MAJ MIA 67 0 64.0 10.27 4.92 2.09 0.14 1.17 77.9% 91.9 MPH 2.81 2.95 .322
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3-Year Averages     68 0 66.1 10.48 4.63 2.26 0.27 80.3% 2.31 2.81 .277
Career     285 0 287.7 10.39 4.72 2.20 0.44 78.9% 2.66 3.15 .279

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2016 Stat Review for A.J. Ramos    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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2.09 K/BB
WEAK
10.27 K/9
GOOD
4.92 BB/9
TERRIBLE
91.9 MPH Fastball
WEAK
0.1 HR/9
ELITE
1.17 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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2.81 ERA
GOOD
1.36 WHIP
WEAK
2.95 FIP
GOOD
BABIP/Strand

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

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.322 BABIP
HIGH
77.9% Strand Rate
AVERAGE

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A.J. Ramos: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Ramos struck out two in a perfect ninth inning to earn a save against the Braves on Saturday.

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Ramos gave up a lone hit in the ninth inning against the Nationals on Monday, earning his 38th save.

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Ramos collected his 37th save of the year Sunday, walking one batter over a scoreless inning against the Phillies.

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Ramos tossed a scoreless ninth inning Wednesday to secure his 36th save against the Braves.

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Ramos struck out two in a clean ninth inning Tuesday against the Braves to notch his 35th save of the season.

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Ramos needed just two pitches to record a one-out save in Sunday's win over the Dodgers, his 34th of the season.

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Ramos pitched a scoreless inning en route to his 33th save on Friday. He allowed no walk or hits and struck out two.

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Ramos was charged with a blown save during Monday's loss to the Mets, allowing one run on three hits in the eighth inning.

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Ramos struck out one in clean inning to earn his second hold in a win over the Royals on Wednesday.

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Ramos (finger) picked up his first hold of the season in Sunday's win over the Pirates, needing just 11 pitches to fire a perfect eighth inning.

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The Marlins activated Ramos (finger) from the disabled list Sunday.

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Ramos will throw a simulated game Friday and could be activated from the disabled list as early as Sunday, MLB.com reports.

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Ramos (finger) was placed on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday, retroactive to Aug. 6, Andre Fernandez of the Miami Herald reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

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2015

Despite showing slightly diminished velocity on his fastball in 2014 and continuing to struggle with his control, Ramos put together his finest season as a pro, striking out 73 batters in 64 innings while posting a 2.11 ERA to go along with a spotless 7-0 record and 20 holds. Ramos has long been billed as the Marlins’ closer of the future, but he has yet to truly be tested in that role while Steve Cishek has established himself as one of the most consistent stoppers in the game. Ramos works a fastball-slider-changeup combination to keep hitters off balance, and thanks to an elite 27 percent K%, he is able to get away with a bloated 15.9% BB%. At 28, Ramos enters the 2015 season as the Marlins’ primary setup man behind Cishek and will likely battle with Carter Capps among others for save opportunities whenever Cishek is not ready to go. Even without the save chances, Ramos will provide plenty of holds and strikeouts in the coming season, picking up the late-inning setup work at the back end of a strong pitching staff.

2014

Many view Ramos as the closer of the future in Miami and while the team has, fortunately, not had a need in that role since Steve Cishek earned the job, the organization must certainly be happy with what they saw from the right-handed reliever during his first full season in the majors. The 27-year old Ramos struck out 86 batters in 80 innings pitched in 2013, recording a 3.15 ERA and 1.26 WHIP. He earned 11 holds last year and should be in line to beat that total in 2014 as the team gives him a look in more high-leverage situation. Ramos put up elite strikeout totals while working a slider, changeup and curveball combination in with his 93 mph fastball, but he will need to show improved control (4.7 BB/9 in 89.1 major league innings) to secure the primary setup role in Miami.

2013

Ramos earned a September callup following a very nice season in Double-A and made an immediate impact, striking out the side in his major league debut. The 26-year-old righty works in the mid-90s and brings elite strikeout ability to a Marlins bullpen in desperate need of some consistency. Over his first ten major league innings, Ramos posted a superb 13:4 K:BB while building on the solid numbers he posted in the minors. Ramos will have the inside track to a bullpen spot for the Marlins in 2013, and with his elite strikeout ability (11.6 K/9 across two levels in 2012), he could work his way into the saves mix down the road if Steve Cishek falters in the closer role.