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Nathan Kirby

23-Year-Old Pitcher – Milwaukee Brewers

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Kirby did not appear professionally in 2016 as he continued to rehabilitate from Tommy John surgery. Struggles towards the end of his college career -- potentially related to the injury -- lowered his...

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LEAGUE: A    40 MAN: NO   BATS: L   THROWS: L   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 200   DOB: 2/15/1994   BORN: Richmond, VA   COLLEGE: Virginia   DRAFTED: 100th Rd   

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Kirby (elbow) has resumed pitching in instructional league games, according to Josh Norris of Baseball America.

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Year Age Lg Tm G GS SH IP H ER HR K BB W L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
2015 21 A WIS 5 2 0 12.2 15 8 0 7 7 0 1 0 0 0 5.68 1.80

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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
2015 21 A WIS 5 2 12.2 5.16 5.16 1.00 0.00 63.6% 5.68 4.02 .354

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Kirby will undergo ulnar nerve transposition surgery Tuesday and is expected to be sidelined for eight-to-12 weeks, Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

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Kirby (elbow) will be held back in extended spring training before being assigned to an affiliate, MLB.com's Adam McCalvy reports.

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Kirby (elbow) pitched in a game Monday for the first time since undergoing Tommy John surgery in 2015, MLB.com's Adam McCalvy reports.

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Kirby (elbow) continues to recover from his September 2015 Tommy John surgery, Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

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Kirby (elbow) is making steady progress through his rehab from Tommy John surgery, Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

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Kirby underwent Tommy John surgery in September, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's Tom Haudricourt reports.

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The Brewers have selected Kirby with the 40th overall pick in the 2015 first-year player draft.

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Kirby was one of the top college pitching prospects in 2014, but medical issues resulted in him sliding to Milwaukee with the 40th pick in the 2015 draft. He pitched 12.2 innings in August for Low-A Wisconsin, but ended up needing Tommy John surgery in September, essentially ruling him out for all of 2016. For this reason, there is no need to target him in all but the deepest dynasty leagues, but this is not a player to forget about. Kirby has a plus fastball and plus slider when healthy, and if his changeup progresses he could become a No. 3 starter. If the elbow surgery proves to be a major developmental setback, and his command does not come all the way back, he has the stuff to make it as a late-inning reliever. Kirby should be on a strict innings limit in the lower levels when he returns in 2017, so while he is 22 years old, he may not reach the majors until around 2019 or 2020.