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Kirby Yates

29-Year-Old Pitcher – New York Yankees

2016 Stats

W-L

2-1

ERA

5.72

WHIP

1.41

K

35

SV

0

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

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 sa...

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LEAGUE: AAA    40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 10"   WT: 210   DOB: 3/25/1987   BORN: Lihue, HI   COLLEGE: Yavapai CC   DRAFTED: No  

June 28, 2016  –  Kirby Yates News

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Yates was optioned to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Tuesday.

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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 10 0 0 11.1 9 3 0 11 6 0 1 3 0 0 2.38 1.35
2016 29 MAJ NYY 30 0 0 28.3 27 18 3 35 13 2 1 0 2 2 5.72 1.41
3-Year Averages     28 0 0 28.2 28 16 7 31 11 0 1 0 0 0 5.11 1.38
Career  (View All)     87 0 0 84.7 83 51 17 98 35 3 3 1 5.42 1.39

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

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Kirby Yates 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 BS HLD ERA WHIP
Jun. 27 Tex 1.0 2 3 3 0 0 2 3 0 0 L 0 1 0 5.72 1.41
Jun. 26 Min 1.0 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.94 1.39
Jun. 21 Col 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.78 1.41
Jun. 19 @Min 1.0 1 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.97 1.38
Jun. 14 @Col 0.7 1 3 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.81 1.40
Jun. 11 Det 0.7 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.80 1.31
Jun. 8 LAA 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.52 1.26
Jun. 5 @Bal 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 3.68 1.23
Jun. 3 @Bal 0.7 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 3.86 1.29
Jun. 1 @Tor 0.3 2 4 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.98 1.28
May. 31 @Tor 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.25 1.10
May. 27 @TB 0.7 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.37 1.16
May. 24 Tor 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.96 1.15
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 0 0.00 0.00
Last 30 Days
2 Games:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
2.0 3 4 4 1 0 3 3 0 0 0-1 0 1 0 18.00 1.50
Last 60 Days
13 Games:  Avg. 0.8 IP/G
11.0 15 14 14 3 5 15 3 0 0 0-1 0 2 1 11.45 1.82
Kirby Yates 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
Jul. 27 Buffalo 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0.00 1.00
Jul. 24 Durham 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 - 0 0.00 0.00
Jul. 21 Durham 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0.00 1.00
Jul. 19 Charlotte 0.0 2 2 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 L 0 0.00 0.00
Jul. 16 Gwinnett 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 1 9.00 2.00
Jul. 14 Gwinnett 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 - 1 0.00 1.00
Jul. 9 Rochester 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 - 1 0.00 1.00
Jul. 7 Buffalo 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0.00 1.00
Jul. 3 Buffalo 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0.00 2.00
Jun. 30 Buffalo 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0.00 1.00
Last 14 Days
6 Games:  Avg. 0.8 IP/G
5.0 5 3 3 0 4 6 1 1 0 0-1 2 5.40 1.80
Last 30 Days
10 Games:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
10.0 9 3 3 0 6 11 1 1 0 0-1 3 2.70 1.50
Last 60 Days
10 Games:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
10.0 9 3 3 0 6 11 1 1 0 0-1 3 2.70 1.50

Kirby Yates Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2016441237101.184
20153710411205.333
2014451189102.250

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201684231020402.282
20155511312105.235
201411131724502.238

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Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201616.721020613.781.26
20157.71008234.700.91
201420.001023934.501.40

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201611.700015728.491.63
201512.700013579.951.82
201416.001119612.811.25
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 10 0 11.1 8.92 4.86 1.83 0.00 80% 2.38 3.11 .307
2016 29 MAJ NYY 30 0 28.3 11.12 4.13 2.69 0.95 1.23 59.5% 93.1 MPH 5.72 3.91 .348
3-Year Averages     28 0 28.2 9.91 3.51 2.82 2.24 71.9% 5.11 5.40 .302
Career     87 0 84.7 10.42 3.72 2.80 1.81 66.3% 5.42 4.78 .319

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2016 Stat Review for Kirby Yates    As compared to the top 100 relief pitchers in 2015 (min 55 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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2.69 K/BB
WEAK
11.12 K/9
ELITE
4.13 BB/9
POOR
93.1 MPH Fastball
AVERAGE
1.0 HR/9
WEAK
1.23 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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5.72 ERA
TERRIBLE
1.41 WHIP
POOR
3.91 FIP
WEAK
BABIP/Strand

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

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.348 BABIP
HIGH
59.5% Strand Rate
LOW

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

Yates struck out one in a scoreless inning in Tuesday's loss to the Blue Jays.

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Yates is carrying a 3.52 ERA with 11 strikeouts in 7.2 innings this season.

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Yates will be on the Yankees' Opening Day roster, Wallace Matthews of ESPN New York reports.

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Yates remains in the mix for a spot in the Opening Day bullpen, the New York Post reports.

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Yates was traded from the Indians to the Yankees on Friday for cash considerations.

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Yates was designated for assignment Tuesday, Paul Hoynes of Cleveland.com reports.

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Yates was acquired from the Rays in exchange for cash considerations Wednesday, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.

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Yates was designated for assignment on Friday, the Tampa Bay Times' Marc Topkin reports.

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Yates will be called up when rosters expand Tuesday, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Yates was optioned to Triple-A Durham on Saturday, Bill Chastain of MLB.com reports.

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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.