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Mike MacDougal

37-Year-Old Pitcher – Free Agent

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: NO   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 175   DOB: 3/5/1977   BORN: Las Vegas, NV   COLLEGE: Wake Forest   DRAFTED: 1st Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Mike MacDougal Contract Information:

Signed a minor league contract with the Mariners in May of 2014.

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Mike MacDougal 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
2004 27 AA WIC 17 2 0 18.3 14 3 0 13 14 1 0 1 1.47 1.53
2004 27 AAA OMA 14 0 0 14.3 12 9 1 8 11 0 1 2 5.65 1.60
2005 28 MAJ KAN 68 0 0 70.3 69 26 6 72 24 5 6 21 3.33 1.32
2006 29 AA WIC 1 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
2006 29 AAA OMA 8 4 0 7.7 4 4 0 6 5 0 1 1 4.70 1.17
2006 29 MAJ CHA 25 0 0 25.0 19 5 1 19 6 1 1 0 1.80 1.00
2006 29 MAJ KAN 4 0 0 4.0 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0.00 0.50
2006  (Multiple Teams) 29 MAJ CHA/KAN 29 0 0 29.0 21 5 1 21 6 1 1 1 1.55 0.93
2007 30 AAA CHA 8 0 0 8.7 7 0 0 11 2 2 0 0 0.00 1.04
2007 30 MAJ CHA 54 0 0 42.3 50 32 3 39 33 2 5 0 6.80 1.96
2008 31 AAA CHA 38 2 0 49.3 48 21 2 65 30 0 4 4 3.83 1.58
2008 31 MAJ CHA 16 0 0 17.0 16 4 0 12 12 0 0 0 2.12 1.65
2009 32 AAA SYR 8 0 0 8.3 7 3 1 6 5 0 0 2 3.24 1.44
2009 32 MAJ CHA 5 0 0 4.3 7 6 0 3 7 0 0 0 12.46 3.23
2009 32 MAJ WAS 52 0 0 50.0 45 20 3 31 31 1 1 20 3.60 1.52
2009  (Multiple Teams) 32 MAJ CHA/WAS 57 0 0 54.3 52 26 3 34 38 1 1 20 4.31 1.66
2010 33 AA HAR 8 0 0 7.1 11 6 0 4 5 2 1 1 0 0 7.36 2.25
2010 33 AAA SYR 8 0 0 13.2 13 5 2 9 6 2 0 1 0 0 3.29 1.44
2010 33 AAA MEM 8 0 0 9.1 8 4 1 6 3 2 0 1 0 0 3.86 1.21
2010 33 MAJ STL 17 0 0 18.7 23 15 1 14 12 1 1 0 1 0 7.23 1.87
2011 34 MAJ LAD 69 0 0 57.0 54 13 3 41 29 3 1 1 1 14 2.05 1.46
2012 35 AAA IOW 12 0 0 18.1 31 16 3 11 16 1 2 1 0 0 7.85 2.60
2012 35 AAA SYR 12 0 0 10.2 9 5 1 14 8 1 1 2 0 0 4.22 1.67
2012 35 MAJ LAD 7 0 0 5.7 9 5 0 4 6 0 0 0 0 2 7.94 2.65
2013 36 AAA LEH 20 0 0 25.1 24 15 1 26 17 2 1 0 0 0 5.33 1.63
2013 36 AAA LOU 20 0 0 19.2 21 12 2 20 11 0 1 0 0 0 5.49 1.67
2014 37 AAA TAC 12 0 0 12.0 16 11 1 13 7 0 0 0 0 0 8.25 1.92
3-Year Averages     38 0 0 31.3 31 9 1 22 17 1 0 0 0 8 2.59 1.53
Career  (View All)     407 3 0 394.0 397 175 25 325 212 18 23 71 4.00 1.55

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Mike MacDougal Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201213322100.182

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201219147100.467

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20121.30002100.001.50

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20124.300025010.383.00
Mike MacDougal 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
2004 27 AA WIC 17 2 18.3 6.38 6.87 0.93 0.00 89.3% 1.47 4.07 .266
2004 27 AAA OMA 14 0 14.3 5.02 6.91 0.73 0.63 63.6% 5.65 5.29 .253
2005 28 MAJ KAN 68 0 70.3 9.21 3.07 3.00 0.77 77% 3.33 3.32 .333
2006 29 AA WIC 1 1 1.0 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 1.20 .000
2006 29 AAA OMA 8 4 7.7 7.04 5.87 1.20 0.00 55.6% 4.70 3.59 .204
2006 29 MAJ CHA 25 0 25.0 6.84 2.16 3.17 0.36 3.13 83.3% 1.80 2.94 .259
2006 29 MAJ KAN 4 0 4.0 4.50 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.13 100% 0.00 2.20 .177
2006  (Multiple Teams) 29 MAJ CHA/KAN 29 0 29.0 6.52 1.86 3.50 0.31 3.13 84.6% 1.55 2.84 .248
2007 30 AAA CHA 8 0 8.7 11.42 2.08 5.50 0.00 100% 0.00 1.35 .342
2007 30 MAJ CHA 54 0 42.3 8.29 7.02 1.18 0.64 2.07 63.8% 6.80 4.70 .369
2008 31 AAA CHA 38 2 49.3 11.86 5.47 2.17 0.36 75% 3.83 3.04 .383
2008 31 MAJ CHA 16 0 17.0 6.35 6.35 1.00 0.00 1.38 85.7% 93.9 MPH 2.12 3.98 .308
2009 32 AAA SYR 8 0 8.3 6.48 5.40 1.20 1.08 81.8% 3.24 5.12 .255
2009 32 MAJ CHA 5 0 4.3 6.23 14.54 0.43 0.00 3.52 57.1% 95.7 MPH 12.46 6.82 .432
2009 32 MAJ WAS 52 0 50.0 5.58 5.58 1.00 0.54 3.52 76.7% 95.7 MPH 3.60 4.66 .276
2009  (Multiple Teams) 32 MAJ CHA/WAS 57 0 54.3 5.63 6.29 0.89 0.50 3.52 73.6% 95.7 MPH 4.31 4.83 .291
2010 33 AA HAR 8 0 7.1 5.07 6.34 0.80 0.00 62.5% 7.36 4.19 .407
2010 33 AAA SYR 8 0 13.2 6.14 4.09 1.50 1.36 82.4% 3.29 5.17 .280
2010 33 AAA MEM 8 0 9.1 5.93 2.97 2.00 0.99 70% 3.86 4.30 .263
2010 33 MAJ STL 17 0 18.7 6.75 5.79 1.17 0.48 1.89 58.8% 94.7 MPH 7.23 4.49 .363
2011 34 MAJ LAD 69 0 57.0 6.47 4.58 1.41 0.47 3.12 87.5% 95.5 MPH 2.05 4.13 .299
2012 35 AAA IOW 12 0 18.1 5.47 7.96 0.69 1.49 70.5% 7.85 6.96 .412
2012 35 AAA SYR 12 0 10.2 12.35 7.06 1.75 0.88 75% 4.22 4.08 .351
2012 35 MAJ LAD 7 0 5.7 6.35 9.53 0.67 0.00 1.29 66.7% 93.1 MPH 7.94 4.96 .429
2013 36 AAA LEH 20 0 25.1 9.32 6.10 1.53 0.36 65% 5.33 3.92 .339
2013 36 AAA LOU 20 0 19.2 9.38 5.16 1.82 0.94 66.7% 5.49 4.50 .358
2014 37 AAA TAC 12 0 12.0 9.75 5.25 1.86 0.75 54.5% 8.25 4.12 .419
3-Year Averages     38 0 31.3 6.32 4.88 1.29 0.29 83% 2.59 3.84 .311
Career     407 3 394.0 7.42 4.84 1.53 0.57 74.3% 4.00 4.04 .321

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2014 Stat Review for Mike MacDougal    As compared to the top 100 relief pitchers in 2013 (min 55 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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1.86 K/BB
POOR
9.75 K/9
GOOD
5.25 BB/9
TERRIBLE
0.0 MPH Fastball
TERRIBLE
0.8 HR/9
WEAK
0.00 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME FLYBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

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8.25 ERA
TERRIBLE
1.92 WHIP
TERRIBLE
4.12 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

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

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.419 BABIP
HIGH
54.5% Strand Rate
LOW

Mike MacDougal: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

MacDougal has signed a minor-league contract with the Mariners and will report to Triple-A Tacoma, Bob Dutton of the Tacoma News Tribune reports.

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MacDougal has signed a minor-league contract with the Phillies, according to Matt Gelb of the Philadelphia Inquirer.

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MacDougal has been released by the Cubs.

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The Cubs signed MacDougal to a minor league contract Tuesday, Paul Sullivan of the Chicago Tribune reports.

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MacDougal has been designated for assignment, reports the Dodgers' official Twitter.

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MacDougal hasn't pitched the past few days due to the flu, reports the Dodgers' official site.

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MacDougal could be the odd man out in the Dodgers bullpen with Todd Coffey (knee) ready to return within the next week.

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MacDougal has allowed just one run in 3.1 innings, but he's also walked three hitters while showing decreased velocity over last year.

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MacDougal lasted just two-thirds of an inning Saturday against the Indians, allowing two runs on two hits and a pair of walks. He now has a 10.80 ERA this spring.

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MacDougal, who felt something in his back when fielding a groundball Thursday, has had his bullpen session pushed back, the Los Angeles Times' Dylan Hernandez reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2012

After posting a 7.23 ERA in limited innings for the Cardinals in 2010, MacDougal seemed to save his career in 30 innings with the Dodgers last year. Be careful when looking solely at his 2.05 ERA however, as the component numbers don't hold up - 1.456 WHIP, 6.47 K/9IP, 4.58 BB/9IP. MacDougal could net himself a big league contract, but that would be a bit of a surprise. He'll likely be battling for the last spot in some team's bullpen this spring.

2010

After being cut loose by the White Sox, MacDougal got picked up by the desperate Nationals and somehow wound up not only as their closer but as a superficially effective one, blowing just one of 21 save chances. His strikeout numbers have continued to decline and his control is no better than it ever was, but like so many Washington pitchers he discovered that keeping his pitches down and letting batters hit a lot of groundballs actually produces some outs. The Nats non-tendered him in December, so he's not a lock to keep the closer's role even if they decide to re-sign him.

2009

Timing is everything. MacDougal pitched well at the end of 2006, well enough to get a three-year contract from the White Sox. Since then, he's walked 45 batters in 59.1 innings in the majors. Contract or not, he's off the 40-man roster and behind a whole bunch of guys for a job in 2009. With that said ... keep him on your radar, because the stuff is still real good.

2008

MacDougal struggled through both control and health issues once again, posting a 6.80 ERA and a 1.96 WHIP. He's got a power arm but his lack of command limits his utility and he seems to always be hurt. The Sox are on the hook for around $2 million for each of the next two seasons but have brought in Scott Linebrink to setup closer Bobby Jenks. He'll pitch in a middle relief role if he's not part of an offseason trade package.

2007

MacDougal suffered through multiple injuries and a lack of confidence, at times, to return to his All-Star form in Kansas City. So, the Royals shipped him off to Chicago, where he became the only solid mass in the chaos that was the White Sox bullpen in 2006. MacDougal, 31, is nice to have around for Chicago, especially if Bobby Jenks struggles. He has the makeup, mentality and experience to assume the closer role.

2006

MacDougal returned to form in 2005, earning back his closer role with an upper-90s fastball and control of his breaking pitches. An All-Star in 2003, MacDougal merely needs the Royals to become strong again to move his save totals higher and return to the All-Star game.

2005

MacDougal went from All Star closer to struggling at Triple-A in one season. The writing was on the wall even in 2003, when MacDougal was 0-2 with only two saves and a 6.85 ERA after his All Star appearance. He still has a high-90s fastball and a complimentary slider, but neither can be counted on for strikes. Elbow soreness and a lack of confidence kept him in Triple-A for much of the 2004 summer. When he returned in September, he struck out 12 in seven innings, allowing 10 hits and three earned runs. The key for MacDougal is to forget about 2004 and not to worry about closing, since Jeremy Affeldt owns that job. Less pressure should do wonders for him in 2005.

2004

MacDougal started off on fire but periodically lost the closer role, as confidence problems and some tinkering with his mechanics threw him off track for short spans. When throwing strikes in the high 90s, he's unhittable. He's a great talent with a great attitude for a closer, and great things can be expected if he can harness his stuff and pitch more under control.

2003

Opinions of MacDougal are mixed. Is he a powerful and tall (6 foot, 4 inches) right-hander who can grab hold of the 2003 Royals' closer job? Or, is he still too wild and still too lacking in a changeup to trust with much responsibility? He missed almost the entire 2002 season after fracturing his skull when hit by Mark Quinn's bat while sitting in the dugout at the end of the 2001 season. The 26-year old made up for lost time with a lot of good winter-ball work.