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Kirby Yates

30-Year-Old Pitcher – San Diego Padres

2017 Stats

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1-1

ERA

3.13

WHIP

1.30

K

35

SV

0

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Yates' ability to strike batters out is unquestionable, but the other facets of pitching got him traded twice over the offseason. The 29-year-old eventually landed in the Yankees organization, where h...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 10"   WT: 200   DOB: 3/25/1987   BORN: Lihue, HI   COLLEGE: Yavapai CC   DRAFTED: By TB In 2009  

June 5, 2017  –  Kirby Yates News

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Yates fired a pair of scoreless innings in relief Sunday, striking out three in a loss to the Rockies.

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Kirby Yates 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 A+ CHA 1 1 0 5.1 6 3 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 5.06 1.57
2010 23 A BOW 1 12 0 90.0 73 33 9 97 41 3 6 5 0 0 3.30 1.27
2011 24 A+ CHA 16 0 0 33.1 14 6 0 45 22 2 0 2 0 0 1.62 1.09
2011 24 R GUL 16 4 0 6.2 6 2 0 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 2.70 1.29
2012 25 AA MON 50 0 0 68.0 48 20 4 94 39 4 2 16 0 0 2.65 1.28
2013 26 AAA DUR 51 0 0 61.2 38 13 2 93 23 3 2 20 0 0 1.90 1.00
2014 27 AAA DUR 21 0 0 25.0 10 1 0 35 9 1 0 16 0 0 0.36 0.76
2014 27 MAJ TB 37 0 0 36.0 33 15 4 42 15 0 2 1 1 0 3.75 1.33
2015 28 A+ CHA 2 1 0 2.0 2 2 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 9.00 1.50
2015 28 AAA DUR 23 0 0 25.1 27 15 5 34 12 1 2 6 0 0 5.33 1.55
2015 28 MAJ TB 20 0 0 20.3 23 18 10 21 7 1 0 0 0 0 7.97 1.48
2016 29 AAA SCR 14 0 0 16.2 12 3 0 19 6 0 1 4 0 0 1.62 1.11
2016 29 MAJ NYY 41 0 0 41.3 41 24 5 50 19 2 1 0 2 2 5.23 1.45
2017 30 AAA SAL 6 0 0 7.0 8 2 0 14 3 0 0 1 0 0 2.57 1.57
2017 30 MAJ SD 22 0 0 22.0 20 6 3 34 8 1 1 0 1 4 2.45 1.27
2017 30 MAJ LAA 1 0 0 1.0 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 18.00 2.00
2017  (Multiple Teams) 30 MAJ SD/LAA 23 0 0 23.0 22 8 5 35 8 1 1 0 1 4 3.13 1.30
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3-Year Averages     32 0 0 32.6 32 19 6 37 13 1 1 0 1 0 5.25 1.38
Career  (View All)     121 0 0 120.7 119 65 24 148 49 4 4 1 4.85 1.39

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Kirby Yates 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
Jun. 19 @ChC 0.3 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 2.45 1.27
Jun. 17 @Mil 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.49 1.15
Jun. 16 @Mil 0.7 1 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 2.61 1.21
Jun. 12 Cin 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.25 1.20
Jun. 10 KC 0.7 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 2.37 1.26
Jun. 8 @Ari 1.0 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.96 1.20
Jun. 7 @Ari 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.56 1.21
Jun. 4 Col 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.65 1.22
Jun. 2 Col 0.3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 1.88 1.26
May. 30 ChC 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.93 1.29
May. 28 @Was 1.7 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 2.25 1.42
May. 26 @Was 1.0 2 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.61 1.65
May. 23 @NYM 1.0 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0.96 1.50
May. 19 Ari 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0.00 1.32
May. 15 Mil 0.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0.00 1.23
May. 14 @CWS 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0.00 0.95
May. 12 @CWS 0.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0.00 1.11
May. 10 @Tex 0.7 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0.00 1.17
May. 9 Tex 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0.00 1.13
May. 5 LAD 1.0 2 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0.00 1.15
May. 3 Col 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0.00 0.90
Apr. 27 @Ari 1.3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0.00 1.50
Last 14 Games (Team)
7 Games Pitched:  Avg. 0.8 IP/G
5.7 6 4 3 2 2 12 0 0 0 0-1 0 1 1 4.76 1.41
Last 30 Games (Team)
14 Games Pitched:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
14.7 15 7 6 3 4 25 0 0 0 1-1 0 1 2 3.68 1.30
Last 60 Games (Team)
22 Games Pitched:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
22.0 20 8 6 3 8 34 0 0 0 1-1 0 1 4 2.45 1.27

Kirby Yates Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20173915410303.286
20166319611101.204
20153710411205.333

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20175920412102.218
2016121311330604.286
20155511312105.235

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201712.000020422.251.25
201621.321024713.801.36
20157.71008234.700.91

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201711.011015434.091.36
201620.0000261246.751.55
201512.700013579.951.82
Kirby Yates 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 A+ CHA 1 1 5.1 5.29 3.53 1.50 0.00 62.5% 5.06 3.20 .345
2010 23 A BOW 1 12 90.0 9.70 4.10 2.37 0.90 77.1% 3.30 3.88 .290
2011 24 A+ CHA 16 0 33.1 12.24 5.98 2.05 0.00 83.3% 1.62 2.93 .225
2011 24 R GUL 16 4 6.2 4.35 2.90 1.50 0.00 75% 2.70 3.68 .293
2012 25 AA MON 50 0 68.0 12.44 5.16 2.41 0.53 80.7% 2.65 2.96 .310
2013 26 AAA DUR 51 0 61.2 13.68 3.38 4.04 0.29 81.4% 1.90 1.96 .311
2014 27 AAA DUR 21 0 25.0 12.60 3.24 3.89 0.00 94.7% 0.36 1.60 .220
2014 27 MAJ TB 37 0 36.0 10.50 3.75 2.80 1.00 0.78 75% 92.4 MPH 3.75 3.81 .328
2015 28 A+ CHA 2 1 2.0 9.00 4.50 2.00 0.00 33.3% 9.00 2.70 .355
2015 28 AAA DUR 23 0 25.1 12.19 4.30 2.83 1.79 70.6% 5.33 4.75 .374
2015 28 MAJ TB 20 0 20.3 9.30 3.10 3.00 4.43 0.59 60% 92.4 MPH 7.97 8.71 .263
2016 29 AAA SCR 14 0 16.2 10.56 3.33 3.17 0.00 83.3% 1.62 2.15 .310
2016 29 MAJ NYY 41 0 41.3 10.89 4.14 2.63 1.09 1.40 65.5% 93.2 MPH 5.23 4.02 .351
2017 30 AAA SAL 6 0 7.0 18.00 3.86 4.67 0.00 81.8% 2.57 0.91 .582
2017 30 MAJ SD 22 0 22.0 13.91 3.27 4.25 1.23 0.86 88% 94.1 MPH 2.45 2.97 .377
2017 30 MAJ LAA 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 0.00 18.00 0% 94.1 MPH 18.00 27.20 .000
2017  (Multiple Teams) 30 MAJ SD/LAA 23 0 23.0 13.70 3.13 4.38 1.96 0.72 88% 94.1 MPH 3.13 4.06 .363
Next 7 Days     0 0 2.1 8.31 4.42 1.88 1.80 71.1% 5.04 5.43 .283
Rest Of Season     0 0 31.9 8.09 4.50 1.80 1.97 70.6% 5.23 5.75 .276
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3-Year Averages     32 0 32.6 10.23 3.59 2.85 1.66 66.7% 5.25 4.52 .322
Career     121 0 120.7 11.04 3.65 3.02 1.79 71.5% 4.85 4.59 .331

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Kirby Yates Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2015 P 20.3 0 2 0 0 8 0 0 0
2016 P 41.3 0 4 0 0 21 0 0 0
2017 P 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
2017 P 22 -2 2 -2 0 11 -1 0 0
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2015 P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 P -1 0 0 0 0 0 -1
2017 P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 P -1 0 0 0 -1 0 -2

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2017 Stat Review for Kirby Yates    As compared to the top 100 relief pitchers in 2016 (min 55 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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4.38 K/BB
GREAT
13.70 K/9
ELITE
3.13 BB/9
AVERAGE
94.1 MPH Fastball
GOOD
2.0 HR/9
TERRIBLE
0.72 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE FLYBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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3.13 ERA
AVERAGE
1.30 WHIP
WEAK
4.06 FIP
WEAK
BABIP/Strand

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

Explain This

.363 BABIP
HIGH
88.0% Strand Rate
HIGH

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Kirby Yates: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Yates (1-0) pitched 1.2 scoreless innings without allowing a baserunner and struck out two batters during Sunday's win over Washington.

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Yates tossed a scoreless inning and picked up his second hold in Sunday's loss to the White Sox.

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Yates was claimed off waivers by the Padres on Wednesday.

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Yates was recalled from Triple-A Salt Lake on Saturday, Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register reports.

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Yates was outrighted to Triple-A Salt Lake on Wednesday.

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Yates didn't make the Opening Day roster and will be designated for assignment, Pedro Moura of the Los Angeles Times reports.

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Yates' new split-finger fastball may be the secret behind his Cactus League success, the Orange County Register reports.

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Yates threw a clean inning in his Cactus League debut Saturday. He will compete for a bullpen job this spring.

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Yates was claimed off waivers by the Angels on Wednesday.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2016

Yates made the Raysí Opening Day roster thanks to a strong spring training in which he registered a 2.45 ERA and 11:3 K/BB ratio in 11 innings. His regular season didnít go as well. The 28-year-old saw playing time in four different months and his 4.15 ERA in April was easily his best mark in any individual month. He eventually finished with a brutal 7.97 ERA in 20.1 innings, with most of his time coming after a September callup. At his best, Yates is an excellent strikeout pitcher, evidenced by 11.9 K/9 in the minors and at his worst he deals with serious command issues, with a 4.2 BB/9. He also missed significant time in May and June due to a chest injury, which likely didnít feel great even after he returned. Heíll have to battle to secure a role with the Yankees during spring training after coming over in a January trade, but even if he makes the team, he unlikely to work into a fantasy-relevant role.

2015

The undersized reliever had a nice debut for the Rays in 2014. He struck out 27 percent of the batters he faced and held opposing batters to a .241 average. Over the past two seasons at Triple-A Durham, Yates served as the teamís closer and struck out 128 batters and permitted just 48 hits in 86.2 innings. Despite the big numbers, Yates does not have top-shelf stuff and relies more on sequencing and a deceptive delivery for his effectiveness. He should work the middle innings of relief so he could vulture some wins while helping with strikeouts in deep AL-only leagues.