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Brandon Finnegan

22-Year-Old Pitcher – Kansas City Royals

2015 Stats

W-L

1-0

ERA

2.70

WHIP

1.20

K

6

SV

0

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Finnegan rose quickly through the Kansas City farm system in 2014 after being drafted 17th overall in June, and showed enough promise for manager Ned Yost to be comfortable using the 21-year-old in hi...

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2015 ADP:  555.96

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LEAGUE: AAA    40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: L   HT: 5' 11"   WT: 185   DOB: 4/14/1993   BORN: Fort Worth, TX   COLLEGE: TCU   DRAFTED: 1st Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Brandon Finnegan Contract Information:

Signed for $2,200,600 in June 2014.

May 21, 2015  –  Brandon Finnegan News

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Finnegan was promoted to Triple-A Omaha on Thursday, Matthew DeFranks of Fox Sports Kansas City reports.

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Brandon Finnegan 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
2014 21 A WIL 5 5 0 15.0 5 1 1 13 2 0 1 0 0 0 0.60 0.47
2014 21 AA NOR 8 0 0 12.0 15 3 2 13 2 0 3 0 0 0 2.25 1.42
2014 21 MAJ KC 7 0 0 7.0 6 1 0 10 1 0 1 0 0 1 1.29 1.00
2015 22 AA NOR 5 3 0 13.0 10 4 1 13 12 0 1 1 0 0 2.77 1.69
2015 22 AAA OMA 1 0 0 2.0 1 2 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 9.00 1.00
2015 22 MAJ KC 4 0 0 6.7 3 2 1 6 5 1 0 0 1 0 2.70 1.20
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3-Year Averages     7 0 0 7.0 6 1 0 10 1 0 1 0 0 1 1.29 1.00

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Brandon Finnegan 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
May. 6 Cle 2.7 1 1 1 0 3 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.70 1.20
May. 3 Det 2.0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.25 1.00
Apr. 30 Det 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.50 1.50
Apr. 28 @Cle 1.0 2 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 W 0 1 0 9.00 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 0 0.00 0.00
Last 30 Days
4 Games:  Avg. 1.7 IP/G
6.7 3 2 2 1 5 6 1 0 0 1-0 0 1 0 2.70 1.20
Last 60 Days
4 Games:  Avg. 1.7 IP/G
6.7 3 2 2 1 5 6 1 0 0 1-0 0 1 0 2.70 1.20

Brandon Finnegan Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201510142001.400
20149303100.333

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201517511000.071
201419713100.167

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20155.70006401.590.88
20142.30004000.000.86

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20151.01000119.003.00
20144.70106101.931.07
Brandon Finnegan 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
2014 21 A WIL 5 5 15.0 7.80 1.20 6.50 0.60 100% 0.60 2.73 .120
2014 21 AA NOR 8 0 12.0 9.75 1.50 6.50 1.50 93.3% 2.25 3.95 .384
2014 21 MAJ KC 7 0 7.0 12.86 1.29 10.00 0.00 2.50 85.7% 92.5 MPH 1.29 0.77 .381
2015 22 AA NOR 5 3 13.0 9.00 8.31 1.08 0.69 85.7% 2.77 4.97 .276
2015 22 AAA OMA 1 0 2.0 9.00 4.50 2.00 0.00 0% 9.00 2.70 .216
2015 22 MAJ KC 4 0 6.7 8.10 6.75 1.20 1.35 2.00 85.7% 94.0 MPH 2.70 6.05 .135
Rest Of Season     0 0 4.3 9.29 1.74 5.34 0.66 81.7% 2.30 2.67 .310
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3-Year Averages     7 0 7.0 12.86 1.29 10.00 0.00 85.7% 1.29 0.77 .381

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

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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1.20 K/BB
TERRIBLE
8.10 K/9
WEAK
6.75 BB/9
TERRIBLE
94.0 MPH Fastball
GOOD
1.4 HR/9
TERRIBLE
2.00 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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2.70 ERA
GOOD
1.20 WHIP
WEAK
6.05 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

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

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.135 BABIP
LOW
85.7% Strand Rate
HIGH

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Brandon Finnegan: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Finnegan was optioned to Double-A Northwest Arkansas on Thursday, the Kansas City Star's Andy McCullough reports.

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Finnegan was recalled by the Royals on Friday, Fox Sports Kansas City's Joel Goldberg reports.

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Finnegan will open his season in the starting rotation for Double-A Northwest Arkansas, Josh Vernier of 610 Sports Radio reports.

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Finnegan will make two more Cactus League appearances before the Royals determine whether to use him as a starter or reliever, Andy McCullough of the Kansas City Star reports.

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Finnegan said Friday that he "felt like [he] tore everything in [his] arm" when he resumed throwing this winter, but added that he feels better now, Andy McCullough of the Kansas City Star reports.

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Royals manager Ned Yost said that Finnegan will be stretched out as a starter to begin spring training. "We're going to stretch him out in spring training and see what we've got, go from there," Yost said. "Exactly where he's going to start, I don't know."

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Finnegan struck out a pair during two scoreless innings of relief Saturday against the Yankees.

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Finnegan's contract was selected by the Royals on Monday, Josh Vernier of Fox Sports Kansas City reports.

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