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Trevor Rosenthal

26-Year-Old Pitcher – St. Louis Cardinals

2016 Stats

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2-3

ERA

5.40

WHIP

2.04

K

37

SV

14

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Rosenthal turned in a top-5 season at the closer position in 2015, delivering on the high expectations that fantasy owners had put on him the season before. Rosenthal finished second in saves (48), ei...

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2016 ADP:  90.1

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 230   DOB: 5/29/1990   BORN: Lee's Summit, MO   COLLEGE: Cowley County (KS) JC   DRAFTED: 21st Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Trevor Rosenthal Contract Information:

Signed a one-year, $5.6 million contract with the Cardinals in January of 2016, avoiding arbitration.

June 25, 2016  –  Trevor Rosenthal News

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Manager Mike Matheny informed Rosenthal on Saturday that he will be removed from the closer role, Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.

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Trevor Rosenthal 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 R JOH 10 6 0 32.0 23 8 1 30 7 3 0 1 0 0 2.25 0.94
2011 21 A QUA 22 22 0 120.1 111 55 7 133 39 7 7 0 0 0 4.11 1.25
2012 22 AA SPR 3 17 0 94.0 67 29 6 83 37 8 6 0 0 0 2.78 1.11
2012 22 AAA MEM 3 3 0 15.0 11 7 1 21 5 0 0 0 0 0 4.20 1.07
2012 22 MAJ STL 19 0 0 22.7 14 7 2 25 7 0 2 0 0 3 2.78 0.93
2013 23 MAJ STL 74 0 0 75.3 63 22 4 108 20 2 4 3 5 29 2.63 1.10
2014 24 MAJ STL 72 0 0 70.3 57 25 2 87 42 2 6 45 6 2 3.20 1.41
2015 25 MAJ STL 68 0 0 68.7 62 16 3 83 25 2 4 48 3 0 2.10 1.27
2016 26 MAJ STL 30 0 0 25.0 30 15 3 37 21 2 3 14 3 0 5.40 2.04
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3-Year Averages     71 0 0 71.4 60 21 3 92 29 2 4 32 4 10 2.65 1.25
Career  (View All)     263 0 0 262.0 226 85 14 340 115 8 19 110 2.92 1.30

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Trevor Rosenthal 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
Jun. 27 @KC 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 5.40 2.04
Jun. 24 @Sea 0.0 2 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 L 0 1 0 5.63 2.04
Jun. 21 @ChC 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 4.50 1.92
Jun. 20 @ChC 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 - 1 0 0 4.70 1.91
Jun. 18 Tex 0.0 2 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 L 0 0 0 4.91 1.91
Jun. 15 Hou 0.3 3 2 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.09 1.82
Jun. 11 @Pit 0.7 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 3.32 1.66
Jun. 10 @Pit 1.0 2 1 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 3.43 1.71
Jun. 9 @Cin 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 3.15 1.60
Jun. 5 SF 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 3.32 1.68
Jun. 4 SF 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 3.50 1.72
Jun. 3 SF 0.0 0 3 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.71 1.82
May. 30 @Mil 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.12 1.65
May. 25 ChC 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.25 1.69
May. 23 ChC 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 2.40 1.80
May. 21 Ari 1.0 4 2 2 1 1 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.57 1.79
May. 18 Col 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 1.38 1.54
May. 15 @LAD 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 1.50 1.58
May. 12 @LAA 0.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.64 1.64
May. 11 @LAA 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 1.64 1.36
May. 7 Pit 1.0 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 W 0 1 0 1.80 1.30
May. 5 Phi 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.00 1.22
Apr. 30 Was 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.25 1.13
Apr. 24 @SD 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2.57 1.14
Last 14 Days
7 Games:  Avg. 0.6 IP/G
4.0 12 7 7 1 3 6 2 0 0 0-2 3 1 0 15.75 3.75
Last 30 Days
14 Games:  Avg. 0.7 IP/G
10.0 15 11 11 1 9 14 2 0 0 0-2 6 2 0 9.90 2.40
Last 60 Days
24 Games:  Avg. 0.8 IP/G
19.0 27 14 13 2 18 23 2 0 0 2-2 10 3 0 6.16 2.37

Trevor Rosenthal Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201649111111101.297
2015125411721110.194
2014139342021500.181

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201670251017212.288
201516242841323.270
2014169532236812.257

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Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201612.022518928.252.17
201536.72324391432.701.47
201444.72625582814.231.57

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201612.0019181213.001.92
201532.00124441101.411.03
201425.70020291411.401.13
Trevor Rosenthal 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 R JOH 10 6 32.0 8.44 1.97 4.29 0.28 75.9% 2.25 2.58 .268
2011 21 A QUA 22 22 120.1 9.97 2.92 3.41 0.52 66.4% 4.11 3.04 .336
2012 22 AA SPR 3 17 94.0 7.95 3.54 2.24 0.57 76.5% 2.78 3.51 .251
2012 22 AAA MEM 3 3 15.0 12.60 3.00 4.20 0.60 60% 4.20 2.67 .319
2012 22 MAJ STL 19 0 22.7 9.93 2.78 3.57 0.79 1.61 73.7% 97.6 MPH 2.78 3.20 .236
2013 23 MAJ STL 74 0 75.3 12.90 2.39 5.40 0.48 1.36 77.2% 97.3 MPH 2.63 2.06 .361
2014 24 MAJ STL 72 0 70.3 11.13 5.37 2.07 0.26 1.18 76.3% 96.8 MPH 3.20 3.06 .331
2015 25 MAJ STL 68 0 68.7 10.88 3.28 3.32 0.39 1.53 84.5% 97.6 MPH 2.10 2.49 .348
2016 26 MAJ STL 30 0 25.0 13.32 7.56 1.76 1.08 3.08 75% 96.9 MPH 5.40 4.56 .446
Today's Projections     0 0 .4 7.43 3.67 2.02 0.69 72.9% 3.71 0.58 .293
Next 7 Days     0 0 3.0 8.76 4.16 2.10 0.74 74.4% 3.71 3.71 .308
Rest Of Season     0 0 29.8 9.21 4.42 2.09 0.69 75.5% 3.58 3.62 .315
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3-Year Averages     71 0 71.4 11.59 3.65 3.17 0.38 79.1% 2.65 2.39 .342
Career     263 0 262.0 11.68 3.95 2.96 0.48 78.3% 2.92 2.66 .347

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2016 Stat Review for Trevor Rosenthal    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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1.76 K/BB
TERRIBLE
13.32 K/9
ELITE
7.56 BB/9
TERRIBLE
96.9 MPH Fastball
ELITE
1.1 HR/9
POOR
3.08 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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5.40 ERA
TERRIBLE
2.04 WHIP
TERRIBLE
4.56 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

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

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.446 BABIP
HIGH
75.0% Strand Rate
BELOW AVERAGE

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Trevor Rosenthal: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Rosenthal gave up his third blown save of the season in Friday's loss to the Mariners, giving up a three-run walkoff homer to Adam Lind.

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For the second straight night, Rosenthal picked up a stressful save, his 14th of the year, against the Cubs.

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Rosenthal gave up two hits, but still picked up his 13th save with a scoreless ninth Monday against the Cubs.

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Rosenthal (2-2) gave up two runs on two hits and a hit batsman without retiring a hitter to blow his third save of the year and take the loss Saturday against the Rangers.

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Rosenthal bounced back, recording two outs in the ninth to nail down his 12th save of the season.

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Rosenthal polished off the Reds in order Thursday, generating two grounders and a popout for his 11th save.

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Rosenthal allowed a hit while recording his 10th save of the season Sunday against the Giants.

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Rosenthal (2-1) picked up the win with a scoreless ninth despite allowing two hits Monday against the Cubs.

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Rosenthal worked around a walk while recording a strikeout in a scoreless ninth Wednesday for his eighth save of the year.

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Rosenthal got the call in the ninth inning Thursday after the Angels pulled within striking distance, but he walked all three batters he faced before getting the hook.

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Rosenthal had to work around a couple walks in the ninth inning Wednesday, but he kept the Angels off the board for his sixth save.

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Rosenthal (1-1) ended up with an unlikely victory despite surrendering a game-tying ground-rule double and a walk in an inning during Saturday's 6-4 victory over the Pirates. He also struck out a batter.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

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2015

While it wasn't without its bumps, Rosenthal's 2014 season was still pretty impressive for a first-time closer. He finished fourth in baseball with 45 saves and seventh among regular closers with 87 strikeouts. What has to be encouraging for his owners and the Cardinals is that despite having some occasional dust-ups, Rosenthal never lost all control as so many new closers do. The few bad runs he had last season were just long enough to get some whispers about a possible change but short enough that a change was never necessary. His 1.41 WHIP reflects some of those bad runs, as he did have some trouble with the free passes in 2014, something he'll have to work on moving forward. Rosenthal still proved capable of handling the role and should only get better in 2015. With the Cardinals expected to again be one of the top teams in the NL, Rosenthal should have no problem eclipsing 40 saves if he stays healthy, and could very easily join the ranks of Craig Kimbrel and Kenley Jansen if he can turn some of those walks into strikeouts.

2014

Rosenthal had a terrific first full season with the Cardinals, posting 29 holds while striking out an impressive 108 batters in just 75.1 innings pitched. His xFIP (2.34) indicates he was even better than his ERA shows. Rosenthal is a heavy fastball pitcher who averages around 97 mph on his heater but in 2013 began using his changeup much more, and with very good results. Rosenthal was inserted into the closer's role for the final weeks of the 2013 season and into the playoffs where he proved plenty capable for the job. He'll head into 2014 as one of the top closers in baseball and in fantasy, likely a top five option in all league formats.

2013

Lost among the Shelby Millers and Carlos Martinezes and Michael Wachas in the St. Louis system is the unheralded Rosenthal, who at 22 already has 19 MLB appearances under his belt. Although Rosenthal only appeared as a reliever for the Cardinals, he was used exclusively as a starter in the minors and will likely get a chance at a rotation spot in the bigs this spring. His numbers at three stops last year: (131 IP, 92 H, 129:49 K:BB, 2.95 ERA) indicate that he deserves that shot. Consider him to be a nice sleeper if he's able to secure a starting job with a good showing in spring training.