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Michael Bolsinger

29-Year-Old Pitcher – Toronto Blue Jays

2017 Stats

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0-2

ERA

5.75

WHIP

1.87

K

14

SV

0

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Since being drafted by the Diamondbacks in 2010, Bolsinger has bounced around the league. He spent three years in the minors before making his big league debut in 2014. After a rough rookie campaign, ...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 218   DOB: 1/29/1988   BORN: Chicago, IL   COLLEGE: Arkansas   DRAFTED: 15th Rd   

May 26, 2017  –  Michael Bolsinger News

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Bolsinger (0-2) allowed three runs, two of which were earned, on six hits and four walks while striking out two over 4.2 innings, but didn't factor into the decision Friday against the Rangers.

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Michael Bolsinger 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 22 A YAK 6 0 0 10.2 6 2 0 6 3 1 0 0 0 0 1.69 0.88
2011 23 A SOU 1 13 0 101.2 83 30 6 91 25 6 6 0 0 0 2.66 1.07
2011 23 AAA REN 1 0 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 1.00
2012 24 A+ VIS 15 7 0 38.0 31 10 1 49 13 3 2 0 0 0 2.37 1.16
2012 24 AA MOB 15 15 0 77.2 82 33 5 64 38 4 3 0 0 0 3.82 1.55
2013 25 AA MOB 17 6 1 43.0 35 12 0 31 15 4 0 0 0 0 2.51 1.16
2013 25 AAA REN 17 17 0 101.0 116 53 12 97 39 7 7 0 0 0 4.72 1.53
2014 26 AAA REN 17 16 0 91.2 92 40 6 88 32 8 3 0 0 0 3.93 1.36
2014 26 MAJ ARI 10 9 0 52.3 66 32 7 48 17 1 6 0 0 0 5.50 1.59
2015 27 AAA OKL 10 8 0 46.2 30 12 2 61 18 3 3 0 0 0 2.31 1.04
2015 27 MAJ LAD 21 21 0 109.3 104 44 11 98 45 6 6 0 0 0 3.62 1.36
2016 28 AAA BUF 6 6 0 25.1 29 17 4 27 11 1 4 0 0 0 6.04 1.59
2016 28 AAA OKL 6 2 0 29.0 32 11 2 34 10 2 1 0 0 0 3.41 1.45
2016 28 MAJ LAD 6 6 0 27.7 33 21 7 25 9 1 4 0 0 0 6.83 1.52
2017 29 AAA BUF 4 2 0 12.1 11 2 0 18 3 1 1 0 0 0 1.46 1.16
2017 29 MAJ TOR 4 4 0 20.3 23 13 2 14 15 0 2 0 0 0 5.75 1.87
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3-Year Averages     12 12 0 63.1 67 32 8 57 23 2 5 0 0 0 4.56 1.43
Career  (View All)     41 40 0 209.7 226 110 27 185 86 8 18 0 4.72 1.49

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Michael Bolsinger 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
May. 26 Tex 4.7 6 3 2 0 4 2 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 5.75 1.87
May. 20 @Bal 5.3 6 4 4 2 5 5 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 6.32 1.79
May. 15 Atl 4.7 8 6 5 0 2 3 3 0 0 L 0 0 0 6.10 1.65
May. 9 Cle 5.7 3 2 2 0 4 4 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 3.18 1.24
Last 14 Games (Team)
3 Games Pitched:  Avg. 4.9 IP/G
14.7 20 13 11 2 11 10 3 2 0 0-1 0 0 0 6.75 2.11
Last 30 Games (Team)
4 Games Pitched:  Avg. 5.1 IP/G
20.3 23 15 13 2 15 14 3 2 0 0-2 0 0 0 5.75 1.87
Last 60 Games (Team)
4 Games Pitched:  Avg. 5.1 IP/G
20.3 23 15 13 2 15 14 3 2 0 0-2 0 0 0 5.75 1.87
Michael Bolsinger Minors 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 ERA WHIP
Apr. 27 Norfolk 5.0 3 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 W 0 0.00 0.60
Apr. 21 Columbus 3.0 1 0 0 0 2 5 0 0 0 - 0 0.00 1.00
Apr. 16 Scranton-WB 2.0 5 2 2 0 0 4 0 0 0 L 0 9.00 2.50
Apr. 12 Rochester 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 - 0 0.00 3.00
Last 14 Days
0 Games:  Avg. 0.0 IP/G
0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0.00 0.00
Last 30 Days
1 Games:  Avg. 5.0 IP/G
5.0 3 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 1-0 0 0.00 0.60
Last 60 Days
4 Games:  Avg. 2.8 IP/G
11.0 11 2 2 0 3 18 0 0 0 1-1 0 1.64 1.27

Michael Bolsinger Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2017501156200.140
20164610513202.333
2015205362651914.287

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20175031017302.459
20167615420305.286
20152616219531007.224

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201715.002091005.401.80
201613.711012538.561.76
201552.3430481843.271.22

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20175.30005526.752.06
201614.003013445.141.29
201557.0230502773.951.49
Michael Bolsinger 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 22 A YAK 6 0 10.2 5.29 2.65 2.00 0.00 77.8% 1.69 3.20 .209
2011 23 A SOU 1 13 101.2 8.09 2.22 3.64 0.53 76.5% 2.66 2.94 .284
2011 23 AAA REN 1 0 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 100% 0.00 3.20 .262
2012 24 A+ VIS 15 7 38.0 11.61 3.08 3.77 0.24 79.1% 2.37 2.07 .340
2012 24 AA MOB 15 15 77.2 7.46 4.43 1.68 0.58 75.7% 3.82 3.94 .334
2013 25 AA MOB 17 6 43.0 6.49 3.14 2.07 0.00 76% 2.51 2.87 .279
2013 25 AAA REN 17 17 101.0 8.64 3.48 2.49 1.07 71.3% 4.72 4.10 .356
2014 26 AAA REN 17 16 91.2 8.68 3.16 2.75 0.59 71.2% 3.93 3.28 .337
2014 26 MAJ ARI 10 9 52.3 8.25 2.92 2.82 1.20 1.98 67.1% 87.9 MPH 5.50 4.08 .372
2015 27 AAA OKL 10 8 46.2 11.88 3.51 3.39 0.39 78.3% 2.31 2.49 .288
2015 27 MAJ LAD 21 21 109.3 8.07 3.70 2.18 0.91 2.14 76.1% 87.0 MPH 3.62 3.98 .307
2016 28 AAA BUF 6 6 25.1 9.68 3.94 2.45 1.43 63.9% 6.04 4.55 .363
2016 28 AAA OKL 6 2 29.0 10.55 3.10 3.40 0.62 77.5% 3.41 2.79 .386
2016 28 MAJ LAD 6 6 27.7 8.13 2.93 2.78 2.28 1.07 60% 87.7 MPH 6.83 5.87 .329
2017 29 AAA BUF 4 2 12.1 13.39 2.23 6.00 0.00 85.7% 1.46 0.97 .406
2017 29 MAJ TOR 4 4 20.3 6.20 6.64 0.93 0.89 2.67 69.4% 89.1 MPH 5.75 5.76 .326
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 4.9 6.58 4.58 1.44 1.52 63.1% 6.20 5.45 .302
Rest Of Season     0 6 63.2 6.72 4.41 1.52 1.64 63.1% 6.22 5.54 .300
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3-Year Averages     12 12 63.1 8.13 3.28 2.48 1.14 70.7% 4.56 4.13 .328
Career     41 40 209.7 7.94 3.69 2.15 1.16 70.9% 4.72 4.38 .329

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Michael Bolsinger Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2015 P 109.3 -3 9 -3 0 52 -3 0 0
2016 P 27.7 0 2 0 0 14 0 0 0
2017 P 20.3 -1 1 -1 0 15 -1 0 0
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2015 P 0 -1 0 -1 -2 0 -4
2016 P -1 0 0 0 0 0 -1
2017 P 0 0 0 0 -1 0 -1

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2017 Stat Review for Michael Bolsinger    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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0.93 K/BB
TERRIBLE
6.20 K/9
TERRIBLE
6.64 BB/9
TERRIBLE
89.1 MPH Fastball
POOR
0.9 HR/9
GREAT
2.67 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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5.75 ERA
TERRIBLE
1.87 WHIP
TERRIBLE
5.76 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

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

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.326 BABIP
HIGH
69.4% Strand Rate
LOW

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

Bolsinger allowed four runs on six hits and five walks while striking out five batters over 5.1 innings during Saturday's loss to Baltimore. He didn't factor into the decision.

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Bolsinger (0-2) allowed six runs (five earned) on eight hits and two walks across 4.2 innings in Monday's loss to the Braves. He struck out three.

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Bolsinger will join Toronto's rotation while Francisco Liriano (shoulder) is on the disabled list, Andrew Zwelling of Sportsnet reports.

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Bolsinger (0-1) allowed two earned runs on three hits and four walks over 5.2 innings in Tuesday's loss to Cleveland. He struck out four.

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Bolsinger's contract was officially purchased from Triple-A ahead of Tuesday's game against the Indians, Shi Davidi of Sportsnet.ca reports.

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Manager John Gibbons said Bolsinger will start Tuesday against the Indians, Mike Wilner of Sportsnet 590 The Fan reports.

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Bolsinger was present in the Blue Jays' clubhouse Monday and is expected to be recalled from Triple-A Buffalo to start Tuesday against the Indians, Shi Davidi of Sportsnet reports.

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Bolsinger is the likely candidate to get called up for the Jays' game against Cleveland on Monday, Amy Moritz of The Buffalo News reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

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2016

With the injuries to Hyun-Jin Ryu (shoulder) and Brandon McCarthy (elbow), Bolsinger wound up seeing far more time on the active roster than the team anticipated when the Dodgers acquired him from the Diamondbacks for cash considerations last November. Bolsinger made 21 starts, notching a respectable 3.62 ERA and a not quite as respectable 1.36 WHIP in 109.1 innings. His 8.1 K/9 was higher than it should be given he averages just 87 mph on his fastball. The lack of top-shelf stuff results in some ugly results when his command and control aren't on, as we saw in September. Bolsinger posted a 7.08 ERA in his final five starts, including 14 walks and eight home runs in just 20.1 innings. With Brett Anderson out three to five months with a bulging disk in his back and Ryu's shoulder issue lingering, Bolsinger could get a handful of starts in the first half as the Dodgers' fifth starter, but he is also dealing with an oblique injury, so he won't be able to join the rotation until late April.

2015

Bolsinger was part of a throng of nondescript mid-20 somethings who gave the Diamondbacks a handful of starts in 2014, as they had just one guy make 30-plus starts and seven make at least 17. Bolsinger showed some decent skills in his 52 innings, but the results were rough as his HR/9, BABIP, and LOB rates were all much worse than league average. Too often thatís immediately written off as bad luck, but this isn't a burgeoning skill set, so Bolsinger deserves some of the blame. His upside is a league-average ERA, but he allows too many hits for that right now, both as a minor and major leaguer. A guy who can take some turns every fifth day has value for a major league team, but that doesn't always translate to the fantasy field, and it seems he may be relegated to long relief in 2015 after a late-November trade saw Bolsinger sent to the Dodgers for cash considerations. It would take a lot of unforeseen changes to give Bolsinger any real measure of fantasy value in even the deepest of formats.