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Michael Tonkin

24-Year-Old Pitcher – Minnesota Twins

2014 Stats

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ERA

4.74

WHIP

1.53

K

16

SV

0

2014 Preseason Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Tonkin is a late bloomer who came on strong in the minors the past three seasons with outstanding strikeout rates and a mid-90s fastball. He began last season in Double-A, but aced his second trip to ...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 7"   WT: 220   DOB: 11/19/1989   BORN: Glendale, CA   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: 30th Rd   

September 1, 2014  –  Michael Tonkin News

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Tonkin will be recalled from Triple-A Rochester prior to the Twins' game Tuesday against the White Sox, MLB.com's Rhett Bollinger reports.

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Michael Tonkin 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 20 R ELI 9 0 0 22.1 15 2 0 20 4 1 0 1 0 0 0.81 0.86
2010 20 A BEL 9 12 0 65.0 74 31 7 40 18 3 6 0 0 0 4.29 1.42
2011 21 A BEL 48 3 0 76.2 82 33 3 69 24 4 3 2 0 0 3.87 1.39
2012 22 A+ FOR 22 0 0 30.1 24 10 2 44 11 1 1 6 0 0 2.97 1.16
2012 22 A BEL 22 0 0 39.0 29 6 1 53 9 3 0 6 0 0 1.38 0.97
2013 23 AA NEW 30 0 0 24.1 21 6 0 30 8 1 2 7 0 0 2.22 1.20
2013 23 AAA ROC 30 0 0 32.2 33 16 3 36 8 1 2 14 0 0 4.41 1.27
2013 23 MAJ MIN 9 0 0 11.3 9 1 0 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.79 1.06
2014 24 AAA ROC 39 0 0 45.0 41 14 2 46 12 3 4 10 0 0 2.80 1.18
2014 24 MAJ MIN 25 0 0 19.0 23 10 2 16 6 0 0 0 0 4 4.74 1.53
3-Year Averages     9 0 0 11.3 9 1 0 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.79 1.06

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

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Michael Tonkin 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
Sep. 25 @Det 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 4.74 1.53
Sep. 22 Ari 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 5.00 1.56
Sep. 19 Cle 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.76 1.53
Sep. 17 Det 0.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 4.76 1.47
Sep. 15 Det 0.7 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.86 1.50
Sep. 13 @CWS 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 5.06 1.56
Sep. 11 @Cle 0.3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 5.40 1.67
Sep. 5 LAA 0.7 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 5.52 1.70
Sep. 3 CWS 1.0 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 5.79 1.71
Sep. 2 CWS 0.7 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 5.54 1.62
Last 14 Days
5 Games:  Avg. 0.6 IP/G
3.0 4 1 1 0 0 3 0 1 0 0-0 0 0 1 3.00 1.33
Last 30 Days
10 Games:  Avg. 0.7 IP/G
6.7 8 2 2 0 0 7 1 1 0 0-0 0 0 1 2.70 1.20
Last 60 Days
10 Games:  Avg. 0.7 IP/G
6.7 8 2 2 0 0 7 1 1 0 0-0 0 0 1 2.70 1.20

Michael Tonkin Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201430319302.333
201328634200.160

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20145713514200.292
201319405100.263

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201412.00009515.251.92
20136.70006201.350.90

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20147.00007113.860.86
20134.70004100.001.29
Michael Tonkin 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 20 R ELI 9 0 22.1 8.14 1.63 5.00 0.00 89.5% 0.81 2.48 .262
2010 20 A BEL 9 12 65.0 5.54 2.49 2.22 0.97 71.8% 4.29 4.57 .319
2011 21 A BEL 48 3 76.2 8.15 2.83 2.88 0.35 70.9% 3.87 3.16 .351
2012 22 A+ FOR 22 0 30.1 13.16 3.29 4.00 0.60 75.8% 2.97 2.44 .350
2012 22 A BEL 22 0 39.0 12.23 2.08 5.89 0.23 86.5% 1.38 1.58 .329
2013 23 AA NEW 30 0 24.1 11.20 2.99 3.75 0.00 79.3% 2.22 2.08 .356
2013 23 AAA ROC 30 0 32.2 10.06 2.24 4.50 0.84 65.8% 4.41 3.01 .354
2013 23 MAJ MIN 9 0 11.3 7.94 2.38 3.33 0.00 1.25 91.7% 94.4 MPH 0.79 2.23 .291
2014 24 AAA ROC 39 0 45.0 9.20 2.40 3.83 0.40 76.5% 2.80 2.67 .325
2014 24 MAJ MIN 25 0 19.0 7.58 2.84 2.67 0.95 1.53 70.4% 93.4 MPH 4.74 4.15 .358
3-Year Averages     9 0 11.3 7.94 2.38 3.33 0.00 91.7% 0.79 2.23 .291

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2014 Stat Review for Michael Tonkin    As compared to the top 100 relief pitchers in 2013 (min 55 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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2.67 K/BB
WEAK
7.58 K/9
WEAK
2.84 BB/9
GOOD
93.4 MPH Fastball
GOOD
1.0 HR/9
WEAK
1.53 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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4.74 ERA
TERRIBLE
1.53 WHIP
TERRIBLE
4.15 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

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

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.358 BABIP
HIGH
70.4% Strand Rate
LOW

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Michael Tonkin: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Tonkin was optioned to Triple-A Rochester following Sunday's loss to the Mariners, Tyler Mason of FOX Sports North reports.

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Tonkin is likely to be sent to Triple-A before the Twins play at San Diego and San Francisco next week, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports. Tonkin has given up six runs in his last three outings over 1.2 innings.

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Tonkin will be recalled from Triple-A Rochester on Saturday, LaVelle Neal of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

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The Twins optioned Tonkin to Triple-A Rochester on Thursday, MLB.com's Rhett Bollinger reports.

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Tonkin will be called up by the Twins on Monday, MLB.com's Rhett Bollinger reports.

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Tonkin was optioned to Triple-A Rochester.

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Tonkin has thrown six scoreless innings this spring with five strikeouts and is in contention to win a spot in the major league bullpen, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

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The Twins have been working with Tonkin to throw his slider more often, MLB.com reports.

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