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Adalberto Mejia

23-Year-Old Pitcher – Minnesota Twins

2017 Stats

W-L

0-1

ERA

5.79

WHIP

2.04

K

10

SV

0

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Mejia improved significantly in his second season at Double-A Richmond with a 3.94 ERA and 58:16 K:BB in 65 innings. He then saw his strikeouts climb to 9.6 K/9 at Triple-A Sacramento, although he had...

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2017 ADP:  610.43

Rank (Overall): Hidden

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LEAGUE: AAA    40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: L   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 210   DOB: 6/20/1993   BORN: Bonao, DR   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: By SF In 2011  

April 22, 2017  –  Adalberto Mejia News

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Mejia was optioned to Triple-A Rochester following Saturday's game, Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

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Adalberto Mejia 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 19 A AUG 30 14 0 106.2 122 47 4 79 21 10 7 0 0 0 3.97 1.35
2013 20 A+ SAN 1 16 0 87.0 75 32 11 89 23 7 4 0 0 0 3.31 1.13
2013 20 AAA FRE 1 1 0 5.0 5 2 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 3.60 1.40
2014 21 AA RIC 22 21 0 108.0 119 56 9 82 31 7 9 0 0 0 4.67 1.39
2015 22 AA RIC 12 9 0 51.1 38 14 2 38 18 5 2 0 0 0 2.45 1.10
2016 23 AA RIC 4 11 0 65.0 48 14 4 58 16 3 2 0 0 0 1.94 0.98
2016 23 AAA ROC 4 4 0 26.1 28 11 3 25 3 2 2 0 0 0 3.76 1.19
2016 23 AAA SAC 4 7 0 40.2 42 19 5 43 11 4 1 0 0 0 4.20 1.32
2016 23 MAJ MIN 1 0 0 2.3 5 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 7.71 2.57
2017 24 MAJ MIN 3 3 0 9.3 11 6 2 10 8 0 1 0 0 0 5.79 2.04
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3-Year Averages     1 0 0 2.3 5 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 7.71 2.57
Career  (View All)     4 3 0 11.7 16 8 2 10 9 0 1 0 6.17 2.14

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Adalberto Mejia Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Team Games 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. 14 CWS 5.0 4 1 1 0 3 4 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 4.05 1.65
Apr. 8 @CWS 1.7 2 3 2 0 2 0 1 0 0 L 0 0 0 10.80 2.40
Last 14 Games (Team)
2 Games Pitched:  Avg. 3.3 IP/G
6.7 6 4 3 0 5 4 1 1 0 0-1 0 0 0 4.05 1.65
Last 30 Games (Team)
2 Games Pitched:  Avg. 3.3 IP/G
6.7 6 4 3 0 5 4 1 1 0 0-1 0 0 0 4.05 1.65
Last 60 Games (Team)
2 Games Pitched:  Avg. 3.3 IP/G
6.7 6 4 3 0 5 4 1 1 0 0-1 0 0 0 4.05 1.65

Adalberto Mejia Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201620021001.000

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20174610811412.297
201611013100.333

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20177.700010624.701.96

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20171.701002010.802.40
20162.30000107.712.57
Adalberto Mejia 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 19 A AUG 30 14 106.2 6.69 1.78 3.76 0.34 69.1% 3.97 2.91 .349
2013 20 A+ SAN 1 16 87.0 9.21 2.38 3.87 1.14 75.9% 3.31 3.63 .290
2013 20 AAA FRE 1 1 5.0 3.60 3.60 1.00 3.60 100% 3.60 8.80 .199
2014 21 AA RIC 22 21 108.0 6.83 2.58 2.65 0.75 66.7% 4.67 3.63 .331
2015 22 AA RIC 12 9 51.1 6.69 3.17 2.11 0.35 77.8% 2.45 3.34 .253
2016 23 AA RIC 4 11 65.0 8.03 2.22 3.63 0.55 83.3% 1.94 3.00 .260
2016 23 AAA ROC 4 4 26.1 8.62 1.03 8.33 1.03 71.4% 3.76 3.24 .340
2016 23 AAA SAC 4 7 40.2 9.63 2.46 3.91 1.12 70.8% 4.20 3.50 .345
2016 23 MAJ MIN 1 0 2.3 0.00 3.86 0.00 0.00 0.75 66.7% 90.3 MPH 7.71 4.49 .432
2017 24 MAJ MIN 3 3 9.3 9.64 7.71 1.25 1.93 1.11 76.5% 93.4 MPH 5.79 6.74 .355
Today's Projections     0 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
Next 7 Days     0 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
Rest Of Season     0 17 94.5 5.87 2.70 2.18 1.06 68.9% 4.32 4.32 .285
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3-Year Averages     1 0 2.3 0.00 3.86 0.00 0.00 66.7% 7.71 4.49 .432
Career     4 3 11.7 7.71 6.94 1.11 1.54 73.9% 6.17 6.11 .379

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Adalberto Mejia Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2016 P 2.3 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 1
2017 P 9.3 0 0 0 0 8 0 9 0
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2016 P 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
2017 P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

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2017 Stat Review for Adalberto Mejia    As compared to the top 100 starting pitchers in 2016 (min 130 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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1.25 K/BB
TERRIBLE
9.64 K/9
GREAT
7.71 BB/9
TERRIBLE
93.4 MPH Fastball
GOOD
1.9 HR/9
TERRIBLE
1.11 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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5.79 ERA
TERRIBLE
2.04 WHIP
TERRIBLE
6.74 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

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

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.355 BABIP
HIGH
76.5% Strand Rate
ABOVE AVERAGE

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Adalberto Mejia: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Mejia allowed three runs on five hits and three walks while striking out six over 2.2 innings in a no-decision against the Tigers on Saturday.

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Mejia will make his next start Saturday, Mike Berardino of the Pioneer Press reports.

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Mejia may be skipped in the rotation following Wednesday's rainout as Ervin Santana is slated to start for the Twins on Thursday.

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Mejia gave up one run over five innings in a no-decision against the White Sox on Friday. He struck out four and walked three.

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Mejia gave up two earned runs and lasted just 1.2 innings and didn't record a strikeout in his first big-league start in Saturday's loss to the White Sox.

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Mejia will serve as the Twins fifth starter to open the season, Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

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Mejia gave up six runs over six innings in a minor league game Saturday. He appears to have fallen behind Tyler Duffey in the fifth starter competition as a result, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

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Mejia gave up two runs -- both on solo homers -- over four innings with three strikeouts in Monday's win over Toronto. He has a 1.88 ERA with a 14:4 K:BB in 14.1 innings this spring.

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Mejia threw 3.2 scoreless innings with eight strikeouts and no walks in Wednesday's win over St. Louis to lower his spring ERA to 0.87. "We're open-minded. There's a lot of competition here, a lot of people in the mix. I was looking forward to seeing what he can do, and so far he's done a nice job," manager Paul Molitor told the Minneapolis Star Tribune.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2016

After serving a 50-game suspension for taking a banned stimulant, Mejia returned to Double-A Richmond and posted a 2.45 ERA with 38 strikeouts in 51.1 innings. The lack of strikeouts at the minor league level is a bit concerning for a lefty who can touch 95 mph with his fastball. With the Giants lacking left-handed starters in their farm system, Mejia could find himself in the majors as soon as this year. At 22 years old, he is still considered one of the Giants' top pitching prospects, but those in dynasty leagues should be weary of his lack of strikeouts before investing too much in him.

2015

Mejia’s prospect stock is trending downward. He would have been considered one of the few Giants prospects with a shot at contributing this season, but in November it was announced that he had been suspended 50 games for testing positive for a stimulant, essentially ruling out a 2015 big-league debut. The 6-foot-3 southpaw got off to a really shaky start in 2014 at Double-A Richmond, but in his final 11 starts he posted a 2.95 ERA, re-establishing himself as a potential back-end starter in the majors. However, his strikeouts were way down in 2014, posting a 17.9% strikeout rate, a far cry from the 25.1% mark he put up in 2013 at High-A San Jose. Mejia could still survive in a big-league rotation with his plus, low-90s fastball and solid-average slider and changeup, but the dream of the big lefty being a No. 3 starter seems highly unlikely.