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Caleb Thielbar

28-Year-Old Pitcher – Minnesota Twins

2015 Stats

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2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Theilbar proved he belongs in the majors last year, as the former 18th-round draft pick who was pitching in independent ball before the Twins signed him had a decent season in Minnesota's setup corps....

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: L   HT: 6' 0"   WT: 203   DOB: 1/31/1987   BORN: Northfield, MN   COLLEGE: South Dakota State   DRAFTED: 18th Rd   

April 17, 2015  –  Caleb Thielbar News

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Thielbar was recalled from Triple-A Rochester, the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

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Caleb Thielbar 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 R HEL 9 0 0 14.2 16 6 2 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.68 1.13
2010 23 A WIS 9 0 0 53.0 65 33 6 43 14 0 2 3 0 0 5.60 1.49
2011 24 A+ FOR 3 1 0 7.1 1 0 0 5 5 1 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.85
2012 25 A+ FOR 25 0 0 12.1 4 0 0 16 2 1 1 1 0 0 0.00 0.50
2012 25 AA NEW 25 0 0 25.0 18 5 1 26 3 2 0 4 0 0 1.80 0.84
2012 25 AAA ROC 25 1 0 40.1 42 16 5 32 16 3 1 1 0 0 3.57 1.45
2013 26 AAA ROC 17 0 0 26.1 27 11 1 34 8 1 1 1 0 0 3.76 1.34
2013 26 MAJ MIN 49 0 0 46.0 24 9 4 39 14 3 2 0 0 1 1.76 0.83
2014 27 MAJ MIN 54 0 0 47.7 51 18 3 35 16 2 1 0 1 7 3.40 1.41
2015 28 AAA ROC 3 0 0 2.1 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.00 1.90
2015 28 MAJ MIN 2 0 0 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 1.00
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3-Year Averages     51 0 0 46.8 37 13 3 37 15 2 1 0 0 4 2.50 1.11

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Caleb Thielbar 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
Apr. 18 Cle 0.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 0.00 1.00
Apr. 17 Cle 0.7 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0.00 1.50
Last 14 Days
2 Games:  Avg. 0.5 IP/G
1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0-0 0 0 0 0.00 1.00
Last 30 Days
2 Games:  Avg. 0.5 IP/G
1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0-0 0 0 0 0.00 1.00
Last 60 Days
2 Games:  Avg. 0.5 IP/G
1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0-0 0 0 0 0.00 1.00

Caleb Thielbar Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20154101000.250
201410724728232.289
20138223411412.143

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20149911923411.271
201389161013412.165

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20151.00001000.001.00
201426.300021623.081.37
201320.721016411.740.68

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201421.3210141013.801.45
201325.3110231031.780.95
Caleb Thielbar 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 R HEL 9 0 14.2 5.70 0.00 0.00 1.27 71.4% 3.68 3.76 .311
2010 23 A WIS 9 0 53.0 7.30 2.38 3.07 1.02 63% 5.60 3.84 .357
2011 24 A+ FOR 3 1 7.1 6.34 6.34 1.00 0.00 100% 0.00 3.90 .062
2012 25 A+ FOR 25 0 12.1 11.90 1.49 8.00 0.00 100% 0.00 1.55 .181
2012 25 AA NEW 25 0 25.0 9.36 1.08 8.67 0.36 80% 1.80 2.00 .276
2012 25 AAA ROC 25 1 40.1 7.18 3.59 2.00 1.12 79.2% 3.57 4.50 .313
2013 26 AAA ROC 17 0 26.1 11.72 2.76 4.25 0.34 70.6% 3.76 2.13 .396
2013 26 MAJ MIN 49 0 46.0 7.63 2.74 2.79 0.78 0.49 85.3% 89.8 MPH 1.76 3.55 .181
2014 27 MAJ MIN 54 0 47.7 6.61 3.02 2.19 0.57 0.89 76.6% 88.8 MPH 3.40 3.62 .326
2015 28 AAA ROC 3 0 2.1 0.00 4.29 0.00 0.00 100% 0.00 4.63 .336
2015 28 MAJ MIN 2 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.00 100% 90.3 MPH 0.00 1.20 .355
Today's Projections     0 0 .4 7.40 2.93 2.52 0.82 79.3% 2.90 0.51 .285
Next 7 Days     0 0 2.6 7.40 2.93 2.52 0.84 79.5% 2.90 3.74 .284
Rest Of Season     0 0 56.7 7.44 2.93 2.54 0.77 78.9% 2.92 3.64 .288
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3-Year Averages     51 0 46.8 7.11 2.88 2.47 0.58 79.6% 2.50 3.41 .263

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2015 Stat Review for Caleb Thielbar    As compared to the top 100 relief pitchers in 2014 (min 55 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

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0.00 K/BB
TERRIBLE
9.00 K/9
GOOD
0.00 BB/9
ELITE
90.3 MPH Fastball
POOR
0.0 HR/9
ELITE
1.00 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

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1.20 FIP
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BABIP/Strand

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

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.355 BABIP
HIGH
100.0% Strand Rate
HIGH

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Caleb Thielbar: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Thielbar was optioned to Triple-A Rochester.

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Thielbar has given up three runs in five innings this spring and isn't a lock to make the major league bullpen despite a 5:1 K:BB ratio, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

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Thielbar gave up a run in two-thirds of an inning in the second game of Thursday's doubleheader sweep to the Indians to increase his ERA to 3.45.

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Thielbar gave up a run in 1.2 innings Sunday and his ERA has risen to 4.50 after giving up four runs in his last three innings.

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Thielbar gave up one run on a home run in Thursday's win over the White Sox, but was awarded the win to move to 1-0 on the season.

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Thielbar (groin) threw a scoreless inning in Sunday's loss against Cleveland.

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Thielbar (groin) will not be available out of the Twins' bullpen for the next few days, FOX Sports North reports.

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Thielbar was unavailable to pitch Friday night due to a groin injury, LaVelle Neal of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

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Thielbar was activated from the bereavement list following Saturday's win at the Yankees, MLB.com reports.

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Thielbar (personal) has rejoined the Twins and hopes to be activated for Sunday's series finale at the Yankees, the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

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Thielbar is a late bloomer who was a surprise success in Minnesota's bullpen last season. Originally drafted by the Brewers in the 18th round in 2008, Thielbar was pitching in independent ball in 2011 before signing with the Twins. He had decent strikeout rates, but struggled with his control until last season at Triple-A, where he posted a 3.76 ERA and an impressive 34:8 K:BB ratio in 26.1 innings. After he was called up in May, he began his major league career with 20 scoreless innings and finished the season with an impressive 1.76 ERA and 39:14 K:BB in 46 innings. Despite the strong numbers, there are some warning signs as Thielbar does not have great fastball velocity (89.8 mph) and had an unsustainable .181 BABIP. He will likely win a job in middle relief during the spring, but at age 27 his upside is somewhat limited.