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Collin McHugh

27-Year-Old Pitcher – Houston Astros

2015 Stats

W-L

3-0

ERA

2.41

WHIP

1.18

K

18

SV

0

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

McHugh opened 2014 in the minors after a disastrous spring (14.29 ERA), but he received a quick call from Houston when Scott Feldman's injury opened up a spot in the rotation. Once he arrived, he neve...

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2015 ADP:  181.69

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Rank (SP): Hidden

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 189   DOB: 6/19/1987   BORN: Naperville, IL   COLLEGE: Berry College   DRAFTED: 18th Rd   

April 22, 2015  –  Collin McHugh News

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McHugh earned his third victory of the season Tuesday, allowing three runs on seven hits and two walks with three strikeouts over seven innings against the Mariners.

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Collin McHugh 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 SAV 28 20 0 132.1 139 49 7 129 38 7 8 1 0 0 3.33 1.34
2011 24 A+ ST. 18 6 0 35.2 47 25 3 39 14 1 2 1 0 0 6.31 1.73
2011 24 AA BIN 18 16 0 93.1 78 30 2 100 32 8 2 2 0 0 2.89 1.18
2012 25 AA BIN 13 12 0 74.2 63 20 4 65 17 5 5 0 0 0 2.41 1.08
2012 25 AAA BUF 13 13 0 73.2 60 28 8 70 29 2 4 0 0 0 3.42 1.22
2012 25 MAJ NYM 8 4 0 21.3 27 18 5 17 8 0 4 0 0 0 7.59 1.64
2013 26 AA TUL 9 2 0 13.0 9 2 1 12 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.38 0.69
2013 26 AAA LAS 9 9 0 53.1 57 17 3 41 13 3 2 0 0 0 2.87 1.32
2013 26 AAA COL 9 9 0 46.2 52 24 2 47 14 2 2 0 0 0 4.63 1.43
2013 26 MAJ NYM 3 1 0 7.0 12 8 2 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 10.29 2.14
2013 26 MAJ COL 4 4 0 19.0 33 21 4 8 2 0 3 0 0 0 9.95 1.84
2013  (Multiple Teams) 26 MAJ NYM/COL 7 5 0 26.0 45 29 6 11 5 0 4 0 0 0 10.04 1.92
2014 27 AAA OKL 5 3 0 19.0 15 8 0 13 6 0 0 0 0 0 3.79 1.11
2014 27 MAJ HOU 25 25 0 154.7 117 47 13 157 41 11 9 0 0 0 2.73 1.02
2015 28 MAJ HOU 3 3 0 18.7 18 5 0 18 4 3 0 0 0 0 2.41 1.18
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3-Year Averages     13 11 0 67.3 63 31 8 61 18 3 5 0 0 0 4.14 1.20

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

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Collin McHugh 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 @Sea 7.0 7 3 3 0 2 3 0 2 0 W 0 0 0 2.41 1.18
Apr. 15 Oak 5.7 6 1 1 0 0 11 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 1.54 1.11
Apr. 10 @Tex 6.0 5 1 1 0 2 4 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 1.50 1.17
Last 14 Days
3 Games:  Avg. 6.2 IP/G
18.7 18 5 5 0 4 18 0 2 0 3-0 0 0 0 2.41 1.18
Last 30 Days
3 Games:  Avg. 6.2 IP/G
18.7 18 5 5 0 4 18 0 2 0 3-0 0 0 0 2.41 1.18
Last 60 Days
3 Games:  Avg. 6.2 IP/G
18.7 18 5 5 0 4 18 0 2 0 3-0 0 0 0 2.41 1.18

Collin McHugh Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2015449212310.286
2014368802674847.220
2013515221504.438

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201531926100.207
2014251771543806.190
2013746324512.353

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Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20155.710011001.591.06
201487.0760892293.411.00
201316.00206137.881.63

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201513.02007402.771.23
201467.7430681941.861.05
201310.002054313.502.40
Collin McHugh 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 SAV 28 20 132.1 8.79 2.59 3.39 0.48 75.3% 3.33 3.07 .352
2011 24 A+ ST. 18 6 35.2 9.97 3.58 2.79 0.77 62.1% 6.31 3.37 .422
2011 24 AA BIN 18 16 93.1 9.67 3.09 3.13 0.19 74.1% 2.89 2.62 .319
2012 25 AA BIN 13 12 74.2 7.88 2.06 3.82 0.49 78.9% 2.41 3.04 .290
2012 25 AAA BUF 13 13 73.2 8.61 3.57 2.41 0.98 75.3% 3.42 3.98 .276
2012 25 MAJ NYM 8 4 21.3 7.17 3.38 2.13 2.11 0.83 56.7% 90.0 MPH 7.59 6.06 .338
2013 26 AA TUL 9 2 13.0 8.31 0.00 0.00 0.69 87.5% 1.38 2.35 .245
2013 26 AAA LAS 9 9 53.1 6.95 2.20 3.15 0.51 79.1% 2.87 3.35 .332
2013 26 AAA COL 9 9 46.2 9.16 2.73 3.36 0.39 65.6% 4.63 2.83 .375
2013 26 MAJ NYM 3 1 7.0 3.86 3.86 1.00 2.57 1.86 53.8% 90.4 MPH 10.29 7.34 .374
2013 26 MAJ COL 4 4 19.0 3.79 0.95 4.00 1.89 1.04 45.2% 90.4 MPH 9.95 5.41 .389
2013  (Multiple Teams) 26 MAJ NYM/COL 7 5 26.0 3.81 1.73 2.20 2.08 1.21 47.7% 90.4 MPH 10.04 5.95 .385
2014 27 AAA OKL 5 3 19.0 6.16 2.84 2.17 0.00 61.9% 3.79 2.78 .270
2014 27 MAJ HOU 25 25 154.7 9.14 2.39 3.83 0.76 1.34 76.6% 91.6 MPH 2.73 3.17 .271
2015 28 MAJ HOU 3 3 18.7 8.68 1.93 4.50 0.00 3.33 77.3% 90.7 MPH 2.41 1.91 .342
Today's Projections     0 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
Next 7 Days     0 2 12.3 8.43 2.46 3.42 0.80 72.2% 3.40 3.30 .289
Rest Of Season     0 29 178.1 8.43 2.47 3.41 0.75 71.8% 3.40 3.23 .290
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3-Year Averages     13 11 67.3 8.15 2.41 3.39 1.07 68.5% 4.14 3.73 .299

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2015 Stat Review for Collin McHugh    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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4.50 K/BB
GREAT
8.68 K/9
GOOD
1.93 BB/9
GOOD
90.7 MPH Fastball
WEAK
0.0 HR/9
ELITE
3.33 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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2.41 ERA
ELITE
1.18 WHIP
GOOD
1.91 FIP
ELITE
BABIP/Strand

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

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.342 BABIP
HIGH
77.3% Strand Rate
HIGH

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Collin McHugh: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

McHugh improved to 2-0 this season after fanning 11 batters over 5.2 innings against the A's on Wednesday. He allowed one run on six hits without a walk.

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McHugh was lifted a bit early from Friday's start as a precaution due to a tender finger, Evan Drellich of the Houston Chronicle reports.

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Astros manager A.J. Hinch announced Wednesday that McHugh will start the third or fourth game of the season, Jose de Jesus Ortiz of the Houston Chronicle reports.

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McHugh breezed through two scoreless frames Thursday in the Astros' Grapefruit League opener, striking out three while walking one against the Phillies.

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McHugh will start the Astros' Grapefruit League opener Thursday against Philadelphia, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

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McHugh has been shut down for the remainder of the regular season, Evan Drellich of the Houston Chronicle reports.

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McHugh won his fifth straight start Sunday, allowing three runs on four hits and a walk with six strikeouts over six innings against the Mariners.

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McHugh (forearm) isn't expected to miss his next scheduled start, MLB.com's Brian McTaggart reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

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2014

The fifth spot in the Rockies' rotation was a continual trouble spot throughout the second half of the season, and McHugh was arguably the worst of those who filled the role, going 0-3 with a 9.95 ERA in his three starts. Despite his quality minor league numbers, McHugh has been abysmal over his 47 innings in the big leagues, with his strikeout rate bottoming out and an inability to avoid the long ball proving to be his biggest pitfalls. McHugh will compete for an Opening Day roster spot, in a role to be determined, with the Astros during spring training after being claimed off waivers in December.

2013

McHugh held his own after a promotion to Triple-A Buffalo last season, carrying a 70:29 K:BB and finding a way to retire hitters without an overpowering arsenal. After throwing 129 innings between two levels in 2011, McHugh was likely out of gas by the time he broke through to the big leagues, having already logged 148.1 innings over 25 starts between Binghamton and Buffalo. If there are any openings in the rotation when the season begins, McHugh figures to be in the mix to handle a temporary spot as the team's fifth starter, but he will have to fend off Jeremy Hefner and youngsters Jenrry Mejia, Jeurys Familia and Zack Wheeler to keep that spot.