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Eddie Butler

24-Year-Old Pitcher – Colorado Rockies

2015 Stats

W-L

2-5

ERA

4.60

WHIP

1.88

K

23

SV

0

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Butler received his first call to the big leagues last June, with optimism abounding that he and, eventually, fellow top prospect Jon Gray, would immediately lock down spots in the Colorado rotation f...

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2015 ADP:  644.54

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: B   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 180   DOB: 3/13/1991   BORN: Chesapeake, VA   COLLEGE: Radford     

May 25, 2015  –  Eddie Butler News

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Butler surrendered four runs on nine hits across six innings pitched in Monday's win over the Reds.

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Eddie Butler 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
2012 21 R GRA 13 12 0 67.2 59 16 1 55 13 7 1 0 0 0 2.13 1.07
2013 22 A+ MOD 6 13 0 67.2 58 18 7 67 21 3 4 0 0 0 2.39 1.18
2013 22 A ASH 6 9 0 54.1 25 10 2 51 25 5 1 0 0 0 1.66 0.92
2013 22 AA TUL 6 6 0 27.2 13 2 0 25 6 1 0 0 0 0 0.65 0.70
2014 23 A+ MOD 1 1 0 4.0 2 3 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 6.75 1.00
2014 23 AA TUL 18 18 0 108.0 104 43 10 63 32 6 9 0 0 0 3.58 1.26
2014 23 AAA COL 1 1 0 5.1 8 6 0 4 3 0 1 0 0 0 10.13 2.16
2014 23 MAJ COL 3 3 0 16.0 23 12 2 3 7 1 1 0 0 0 6.75 1.88
2015 24 MAJ COL 9 9 0 43.0 54 22 6 23 27 2 5 0 0 0 4.60 1.88
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3-Year Averages     3 3 0 16.0 23 12 2 3 7 1 1 0 0 0 6.75 1.88

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Eddie Butler 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
May. 25 @Cin 6.0 9 4 4 2 2 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.60 1.88
May. 20 Phi 3.0 6 4 2 1 2 2 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 4.38 1.89
May. 15 @LAD 2.7 6 4 3 1 4 1 1 0 0 L 0 0 0 4.24 1.82
May. 8 LAD 5.3 5 2 2 0 4 3 1 0 1 L 0 0 0 3.73 1.66
May. 1 @SD 4.0 4 5 3 0 2 3 1 0 0 L 0 0 0 3.81 1.65
Apr. 24 SF 6.0 9 4 4 1 2 3 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 3.27 1.68
Apr. 19 @LAD 5.0 6 2 2 0 1 4 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 2.25 1.63
Apr. 13 @SF 5.3 5 0 0 0 6 1 1 0 0 W 0 0 0 1.64 1.73
Apr. 8 @Mil 5.7 4 2 2 1 4 5 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.18 1.41
Last 14 Days
3 Games:  Avg. 3.9 IP/G
11.7 21 12 9 4 8 4 1 0 0 0-2 0 0 0 6.94 2.49
Last 30 Days
5 Games:  Avg. 4.2 IP/G
21.0 30 19 14 4 14 10 3 0 1 0-4 0 0 0 6.00 2.10
Last 60 Days
9 Games:  Avg. 4.8 IP/G
43.0 54 27 22 6 27 23 4 0 1 2-5 0 0 0 4.60 1.88

Eddie Butler Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20151101217311003.348
2014280211122.423

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201595111023503.280
2014483512400.293

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Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201514.31208825.021.95
201411.31103415.561.68

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201528.7130151944.401.85
20144.70000319.642.36
Eddie Butler 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
2012 21 R GRA 13 12 67.2 7.37 1.74 4.23 0.13 78.9% 2.13 2.34 .301
2013 22 A+ MOD 6 13 67.2 8.97 2.81 3.19 0.94 84.7% 2.39 3.59 .294
2013 22 A ASH 6 9 54.1 8.48 4.16 2.04 0.33 83.3% 1.66 3.35 .185
2013 22 AA TUL 6 6 27.2 8.27 1.99 4.17 0.00 89.5% 0.65 2.13 .201
2014 23 A+ MOD 1 1 4.0 4.50 4.50 1.00 0.00 25% 6.75 3.70 .177
2014 23 AA TUL 18 18 108.0 5.25 2.67 1.97 0.83 73.8% 3.58 4.18 .280
2014 23 AAA COL 1 1 5.1 7.06 5.29 1.33 0.00 45.5% 10.13 3.40 .435
2014 23 MAJ COL 3 3 16.0 1.69 3.94 0.43 1.13 2.62 64.3% 93.1 MPH 6.75 5.76 .333
2015 24 MAJ COL 9 9 43.0 4.81 5.65 0.85 1.26 1.92 78.7% 93.4 MPH 4.60 6.11 .328
Today's Projections     0 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
Next 7 Days     0 1 5.4 5.37 3.49 1.54 0.77 71.5% 4.35 4.28 .312
Rest Of Season     0 29 159.7 5.39 3.57 1.51 0.81 72.2% 4.30 4.36 .310
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3-Year Averages     3 3 16.0 1.69 3.94 0.43 1.13 64.3% 6.75 5.76 .333

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2015 Stat Review for Eddie Butler    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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0.85 K/BB
TERRIBLE
4.81 K/9
TERRIBLE
5.65 BB/9
TERRIBLE
93.4 MPH Fastball
GREAT
1.3 HR/9
TERRIBLE
1.92 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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4.60 ERA
TERRIBLE
1.88 WHIP
TERRIBLE
6.11 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

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

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.328 BABIP
HIGH
78.7% Strand Rate
HIGH

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Eddie Butler: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Butler (2-5) lasted only three innings, giving up four runs -- two earned -- on six hits and two walks to go with two strikeouts in a loss to the Phillies on Wednesday.

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Butler (2-4) was bombarded for four runs (three earned) on six hits and four walks during Friday's loss to the Dodgers.

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Butler's next start will come Friday against the Dodgers, Thomas Harding of MLB.com reports.

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Butler, who took a liner to the leg in Friday's rain-shortened loss to the Dodgers, will be able to make his next start Thursday, Nick Groke of the Denver Post reports.

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Butler pitched 5.1 innings and gave up two runs in the 2-1 loss to the Dodgers on Friday.

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Butler fanned three and walked two while giving up five runs -- three earned -- on four hits over four innings in a loss to the Padres on Friday night.

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Butler struck out three and walked two while holding the Giants to four runs on nine hits over six innings to earn his second win of the season on Friday night.

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Butler was dealt the loss Sunday against the Dodgers after surrendering two runs on six hits and a walk over five innings.

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Butler dodged trouble all day in his start Monday against the Giants, stranding 10 runners in 5.1 innings. He allowed five hits, six walks and hit a batter while striking out only one, but somehow didn't allow a run to get the win.

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Butler struck out five and walked four while giving up two runs on four hits over 5.2 innings in a no-decision Wednesday against the Brewers.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

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2014

Although he entered the past season as a highly-touted commodity within his own organization, Butler concluded 2013 as one of the more coveted prospects in all of baseball, after dominating at three different levels. It was at his last stop, Double-A Tulsa, where he was particularly unhittable, allowing just two earned runs over 27.2 innings, while striking out 25 and walking six. With a devastating three-pitch mix, highlighted by a fastball consistently clocked in the mid-90s, Butler is viewed as a potential top-of-the-rotation starter once he reaches his peak for the Rockies, who have lacked a legitimate ace since trading away Ubaldo Jimenez. The Rockies only have three rotation spots seemingly solidified at the moment, presenting Butler with an outside chance at grabbing a starting gig in the spring, but it's more likely that he opens 2014 in the high minors. If those levels continue to prove unchallenging for him, however, look for the 23-year-old to make his MLB debut at some point this season and remain a long-term fixture.