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Trevor Rosenthal

26-Year-Old Pitcher – St. Louis Cardinals

2016 Stats

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2-4

ERA

4.46

WHIP

1.91

K

56

SV

14

2017 RotoWire Projections

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Rosenthal battled injuries throughout 2016, including a nagging hamstring issue and an inflamed shoulder that cost him nearly two months on the disabled list. His bouts with the aforementioned ailment...

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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.

March 21, 2017  –  Trevor Rosenthal News

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Rosenthal (1-0) struck out five over three scoreless innings in Monday's Grapefruit League victory over the Astros, giving up just two hits and a walk.

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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 45 0 0 40.3 48 20 3 56 29 2 4 14 4 0 4.46 1.91
2017 Spring Training 27   STL 5 1 0 10.0 10 2 0 11 5 1 0 0 1 0 1.80 1.50
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3-Year Averages     61 0 0 59.8 55 20 2 75 32 2 4 35 4 0 3.01 1.46
Career  (View All)     278 0 0 277.3 244 90 14 359 123 8 20 110 2.92 1.32

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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
Oct. 1 Pit 3.0 2 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.46 1.91
Sep. 27 Cin 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.82 1.98
Sep. 23 @ChC 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.95 1.98
Sep. 20 @Col 1.0 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 5.09 2.01
Sep. 16 @SF 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.98 1.98
Last 14 Games (Team)
4 Games Pitched:  Avg. 1.5 IP/G
6.0 7 1 1 0 2 6 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 1.50 1.50
Last 30 Games (Team)
5 Games Pitched:  Avg. 1.4 IP/G
7.0 7 1 1 0 2 8 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 1.29 1.29
Last 60 Games (Team)
5 Games Pitched:  Avg. 1.4 IP/G
7.0 7 1 1 0 2 8 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 1.29 1.29

Trevor Rosenthal Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201683211719101.292
2015125411721110.194
2014139342021500.181

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2016114351229312.293
201516242841323.270
2014169532236812.257

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Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201624.0225341525.251.96
201536.72324391432.701.47
201444.72625582814.231.57

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201616.3029221413.311.84
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 45 0 40.3 12.50 6.47 1.93 0.67 2.75 77% 97.1 MPH 4.46 3.77 .438
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3-Year Averages     61 0 59.8 11.29 4.82 2.34 0.30 78.8% 3.01 2.73 .362
Career     278 0 277.3 11.65 3.99 2.92 0.45 78.5% 2.92 2.64 .352

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Trevor Rosenthal Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2015 P 68.7 -3 5 -3 0 37 -1 0 0
2016 P 40.3 -2 5 -2 0 24 -2 0 0
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2015 P 0 0 0 0 -2 0 -2
2016 P 0 0 0 0 -1 0 -1

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2016 Stat Review for Trevor Rosenthal    As compared to the top 100 relief pitchers in 2016 (min 55 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

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1.93 K/BB
POOR
12.50 K/9
ELITE
6.47 BB/9
TERRIBLE
97.1 MPH Fastball
ELITE
0.7 HR/9
GOOD
2.75 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

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4.46 ERA
POOR
1.91 WHIP
TERRIBLE
3.77 FIP
WEAK
BABIP/Strand

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

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.438 BABIP
HIGH
77.0% Strand Rate
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2017 Projected Stats Breakdown for Trevor Rosenthal

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

Rosenthal fired two scoreless innings Thursday, giving up two hits, walking two batters, and striking out a pair.

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The Cardinals plan for Rosenthal (back) to throw 35-40 pitches Thursday, Jenifer Langosch of MLB.com reports.

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Rosenthal (back) is expected to start Thursday's Grapefruit League game against the Twins, Rick Hummel of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.

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Rosenthal (back) threw a bullpen session at about 70 percent Thursday and will need at least one more session, Rick Hummel of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.

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Rosenthal (back) is hoping to return to Grapefruit League action by the weekend, Jenifer Langosch of MLB.com reports.

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Rosenthal underwent an MRI on his sore right lat muscle Monday, which came back negative, Brian Stull of WGNU 920 AM reports.

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Rosenthal has been scratched from his scheduled Grapefruit League start Monday against the Twins with a sore right lat muscle, Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.

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2016

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), eighth in strikeouts (83) and seventh in ERA (2.10) among closers. There's still work to be done as his 1.267 WHIP ranked 23rd among closers, so there's reason to believe Rosenthal can improve even further in 2016. Armed with a triple-digit fastball, Rosenthal opted to deliver from the stretch full-time in 2015 and it paid off nicely. At just 25 years old Rosenthal has already racked up 96 career saves and is already becoming one of the more experienced active closers in baseball. He'll start the season entrenched as the closer for one of the better teams in baseball and should have an awfully long leash to work with. Expect Rosenthal to be one of the first five closers off the board this spring.

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.