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Brandon Cumpton

25-Year-Old Pitcher – Pittsburgh Pirates

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2014 RotoWire Projections

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Cumpton relied on average stuff (91.7 mph average fastball) to put up really good numbers in six starts for Pittsburgh in 2013. The 25-year-old righty crafted a 2.05 ERA, 1.01 WHIP and 22:5 K:BB ratio...

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LEAGUE: AAA    40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 218   DOB: 11/16/1988   BORN: Augusta, GA   COLLEGE: Georgia Tech   DRAFTED: 9th Rd   

March 27, 2014  –  Brandon Cumpton News

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Brandon Cumpton 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 21 A Sta 4 3 0 10.2 8 3 0 6 5 0 1 0 0 0 2.53 1.27
2011 22 A+ Bra 13 12 0 66.1 73 27 6 42 12 3 3 0 0 0 3.66 1.29
2011 22 A Wes 13 12 0 67.0 60 32 6 48 18 7 4 0 0 0 4.30 1.16
2012 23 AA Alt 27 27 0 152.1 149 65 9 88 46 12 11 0 0 0 3.84 1.28
2013 24 AA Alt 21 2 0 9.2 11 8 0 7 5 0 1 0 0 0 7.45 1.74
2013 24 AAA Ind 21 19 0 122.0 115 45 6 90 44 6 7 0 0 0 3.32 1.30
2013 24 MAJ PIT 6 5 0 30.7 26 7 1 22 5 2 1 0 0 0 2.05 1.01
2014 25 AAA Ind 2 2 0 12.0 12 3 1 6 3 1 0 0 0 0 2.25 1.25
3-Year Averages MAJ   6 5 0 30.7 26 7 1 22 5 2 1 0 0 0 2.05 1.01

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

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Brandon Cumpton 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
Last 14 Days
0 Games:  Avg. 0.0 IP/G
0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
Last 30 Days
0 Games:  Avg. 0.0 IP/G
0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
Last 60 Days
0 Games:  Avg. 0.0 IP/G
0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00

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Brandon Cumpton Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20136013414101.259

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2013649112200.197

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201320.711016302.611.06

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201310.01006210.900.90
Brandon Cumpton 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 21 A Sta 4 3 10.2 5.29 4.41 1.20 0.00 76.9% 2.53 3.49 .260
2011 22 A+ Bra 13 12 66.1 5.72 1.63 3.50 0.82 73.4% 3.66 3.93 .317
2011 22 A Wes 13 12 67.0 6.45 2.42 2.67 0.81 63.9% 4.30 4.14 .277
2012 23 AA Alt 27 27 152.1 5.21 2.72 1.91 0.53 69.9% 3.84 4.02 .291
2013 24 AA Alt 21 2 9.2 6.85 4.89 1.40 0.00 50% 7.45 3.96 .367
2013 24 AAA Ind 21 19 122.0 6.64 3.25 2.05 0.44 74.5% 3.32 3.64 .300
2013 24 MAJ PIT 6 5 30.7 6.46 1.47 4.40 0.29 2.04 80% 91.7 MPH 2.05 2.78 .279
2014 25 AAA Ind 2 2 12.0 4.50 2.25 2.00 0.75 85.7% 2.25 4.03 .283
3-Year Averages MAJ   6 5 30.7 6.46 1.47 4.40 0.29 80% 2.05 2.68 .279

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2014 Stat Review for Brandon Cumpton    As compared to the top 100 starting pitchers in 2013 (min 140 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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2.00 K/BB
POOR
4.50 K/9
TERRIBLE
2.25 BB/9
GOOD
0.0 MPH Fastball
TERRIBLE
0.8 HR/9
GOOD
0.00 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME FLYBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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2.25 ERA
ELITE
1.25 WHIP
AVERAGE
4.03 FIP
WEAK
BABIP/Strand

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

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.283 BABIP
BELOW AVERAGE
85.7% Strand Rate
HIGH

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Worst Matchups for Brandon Cumpton (by OPS against, min 0 AB)

Batter Team AB H HR RBI BB K SB AVG SLG OPS
Billy Hamilton CIN 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000
Jay Bruce CIN 4 1 1 1 1 2 0 .250 1.000 1.400
Andre Ethier LA 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 .667 .667 1.333
Brandon Phillips CIN 3 2 0 0 0 1 0 .667 .667 1.333
Zack Cozart CIN 5 2 0 0 1 0 0 .400 .600 1.100
Tyler Lyons STL 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 .500 .500 1.000
A.J. Ellis LA 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 1.000
Clayton Kershaw LA 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 1.000
Adrian Gonzalez LA 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 .333 .667 1.000
Delmon Young BAL 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 .333 .667 1.000

Best Matchups for Brandon Cumpton (by OPS against, min 0 AB)

Batter Team AB H HR RBI BB K SB AVG SLG OPS
Mark Ellis STL 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Jonathan Pettibone PHI 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Homer Bailey CIN 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Ben Revere PHI 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Yadier Molina STL 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Juan Uribe LA 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Bronson Arroyo AZ 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Daniel Descalso STL 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Rob Johnson SD 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Chris Heisey CIN 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000

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Brandon Cumpton: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Cumpton would start Opening Day for Pittsburgh if Francisco Liriano (groin) is placed on the disabled list, the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.

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Cumpton ended his spring with a 2.21 ERA after shutting out the Twins on two hits and a walk over five frames Wednesday. He struck out four.

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Cumpton pitched impressively in his bid for the fifth starter's spot Wednesday, holding Boston to one run in 4.2 relief innings.

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Cumpton allowed two unearned runs in four innings Friday, giving up two hits and a walk while striking out a pair.

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Cumpton allowed two runs on four hits in two innings Tuesday against the Tigers.

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Cumpton's chances of contributing to the Pirates in 2014 have likely increased following the decision of A.J. Burnett to sign with Philadelphia on Wednesday.

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Cumpton earned his second big-league win Sunday. He threw five shutout innings, limiting Cincinnati to two hits and a walk while striking out three.

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Cumpton will start Sunday against the Reds, Michael Sanserino of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

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Cumpton was recalled by the Pirates on Saturday.

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Cumpton was splendid in the second half of Tuesday's doubleheader against the Cardinals, tossing seven innings of three-hit shutout ball with one walk and five strikeouts to pick up his first big league win of the season.

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