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Mike Adams

35-Year-Old Pitcher – Philadelphia Phillies

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Adams was supposed to provide the Phillies with a dominant setup arm in front of closer Jonathan Papelbon, but a shoulder injury caused him to miss the latter half of the 2013 season. He was scheduled...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 5"   WT: 210   DOB: 7/29/1978   BORN: Corpus Christi, TX   COLLEGE: Texas A&M-Kingsville   DRAFTED: No   Show ContractHide Contract

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Mike Adams Contract Information:

Signed two-year, $12 million deal with the Phillies in December of 2012 with an option for a third year.

April 15, 2014  –  Mike Adams News

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Adams (shoulder) was activated off the disabled list Monday night, the Philadelphia Daily News reports.

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Mike Adams 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 25 AAA IND 10 2 0 31.0 23 9 3 37 4 2 0 0 2.61 0.87
2005 26 AAA NAS 26 0 0 36.0 35 23 3 45 12 3 4 2 5.75 1.31
2005 26 MAJ MIL 13 0 0 13.3 12 4 2 14 10 0 1 1 2.70 1.65
2006 27 AAA NAS 15 0 0 16.3 17 6 2 18 8 1 1 2 3.31 1.53
2006 27 AAA BUF 16 0 0 19.3 17 9 0 15 7 0 0 0 4.19 1.24
2006 27 AAA NOR 13 0 0 14.7 13 8 0 12 7 0 0 0 4.91 1.36
2006 27 AAA POR 32 0 0 40.0 46 17 3 33 15 1 3 2 3.83 1.53
2006 27 MAJ MIL 2 0 0 2.3 4 3 1 1 2 0 0 0 11.57 2.57
2008 29 AAA POR 12 0 0 14.7 21 9 0 16 9 3 1 0 5.52 2.05
2008 29 MAJ SDG 54 0 0 65.3 49 18 7 74 19 2 3 0 2.48 1.04
2009 30 AA SAN 4 1 0 4.0 3 1 1 6 2 1 0 0 2.25 1.25
2009 30 AAA POR 4 0 0 5.0 4 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 5.40 1.00
2009 30 MAJ SDG 37 0 0 37.0 14 3 1 45 8 0 0 0 0.73 0.59
2010 31 AA San 1 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
2010 31 MAJ SD 70 0 0 66.7 48 13 2 73 23 4 1 0 4 38 1.76 1.07
2011 32 MAJ SD 48 0 0 48.0 26 6 2 49 9 3 1 1 2 23 1.13 0.73
2011 32 MAJ TEX 27 0 0 25.7 18 6 3 25 5 2 3 1 1 9 2.10 0.90
2011  (Multiple Teams) 32 MAJ SD/TEX 75 0 0 73.7 44 12 5 74 14 5 4 2 3 32 1.47 0.79
2012 33 MAJ TEX 61 0 0 52.3 56 19 4 45 17 5 3 1 1 27 3.27 1.39
2013 34 MAJ PHI 28 0 0 25.0 23 11 5 23 11 1 4 0 1 8 3.96 1.36
2014 35 A+ Cle 1 0 0 2.2 3 1 0 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.38 1.82
2014 35 AAA Leh 1 0 0 1.0 2 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 9.00 2.00
2014 RotoWire Projections MAJ   Subscribe now to see our 2014 projections for Mike Adams
3-Year Averages MAJ   54 0 0 50.3 41 14 4 47 14 3 3 1 1 22 2.50 1.09
Career  (View All) MAJ   386 0 0 388.7 300 103 32 388 118 19 19 4 2.39 1.08

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Mike Adams Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
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0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00

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Mike Adams Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201340859003.257
2012121231131702.290
2011158421028812.190

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20136715614302.233
201210722625502.248
201111532415503.136

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Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201313.012014444.851.31
201226.031125734.501.35
201138.0201421010.950.82

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201312.00209713.001.42
201226.3220201012.051.44
201134.724132442.080.75
Mike Adams 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 25 AAA IND 10 2 31.0 10.74 1.16 9.25 0.87 75% 2.61 2.65 .284
2005 26 AAA NAS 26 0 36.0 11.25 3.00 3.75 0.75 54.5% 5.75 2.78 .362
2005 26 MAJ MIL 13 0 13.3 9.45 6.75 1.40 1.35 90% 2.70 5.38 .298
2006 27 AAA NAS 15 0 16.3 9.92 4.41 2.25 1.10 82.6% 3.31 4.06 .348
2006 27 AAA BUF 16 0 19.3 6.98 3.26 2.14 0.00 62.5% 4.19 2.73 .301
2006 27 AAA NOR 13 0 14.7 7.36 4.30 1.71 0.00 60% 4.91 3.00 .307
2006 27 AAA POR 32 0 40.0 7.43 3.38 2.20 0.68 75.9% 3.83 3.65 .350
2006 27 MAJ MIL 2 0 2.3 3.86 7.71 0.50 3.86 0.50 60% 11.57 10.57 .350
2008 29 AAA POR 12 0 14.7 9.82 5.52 1.78 0.00 70% 5.52 2.86 .453
2008 29 MAJ SDG 54 0 65.3 10.19 2.62 3.89 0.96 1.03 82% 92.0 MPH 2.48 3.23 .276
2009 30 AA SAN 4 1 4.0 13.50 4.50 3.00 2.25 100% 2.25 4.95 .275
2009 30 AAA POR 4 0 5.0 0.00 1.80 0.00 1.80 50% 5.40 6.40 .175
2009 30 MAJ SDG 37 0 37.0 10.95 1.95 5.63 0.24 1.20 90.5% 92.4 MPH 0.73 1.79 .180
2010 31 AA San 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 1.20 .000
2010 31 MAJ SD 70 0 66.7 9.86 3.11 3.17 0.27 1.06 84.1% 93.3 MPH 1.76 2.44 .286
2011 32 MAJ SD 48 0 48.0 9.19 1.69 5.44 0.38 1.17 87.9% 92.7 MPH 1.13 2.26 .217
2011 32 MAJ TEX 27 0 25.7 8.77 1.75 5.00 1.05 1.07 85% 92.7 MPH 2.10 3.36 .240
2011  (Multiple Teams) 32 MAJ SD/TEX 75 0 73.7 9.04 1.71 5.29 0.61 1.13 86.8% 92.7 MPH 1.47 2.66 .226
2012 33 MAJ TEX 61 0 52.3 7.74 2.92 2.65 0.69 1.41 78.3% 91.3 MPH 3.27 3.62 .336
2013 34 MAJ PHI 28 0 25.0 8.28 3.96 2.09 1.80 1.95 79.3% 89.8 MPH 3.96 5.40 .275
2014 35 A+ Cle 1 0 2.2 20.45 4.09 5.00 0.00 75% 3.38 .02 .714
2014 35 AAA Leh 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 50% 9.00 1.20 .524
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3-Year Averages MAJ   54 0 50.3 8.40 2.50 3.36 0.72 80.4% 2.50 3.20 .280
Career MAJ   386 0 388.7 8.98 2.73 3.29 0.74 81.6% 2.39 3.21 .275

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2014 Stat Review for Mike Adams    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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0.00 K/BB
TERRIBLE
9.00 K/9
GOOD
0.00 BB/9
ELITE
0.0 MPH Fastball
TERRIBLE
0.0 HR/9
ELITE
0.00 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME FLYBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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9.00 ERA
TERRIBLE
2.00 WHIP
TERRIBLE
1.20 FIP
ELITE
BABIP/Strand

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

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.524 BABIP
HIGH
50.0% Strand Rate
LOW

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Worst Matchups for Mike Adams (by OPS against, min 4 AB)

Batter Team AB H HR RBI BB K SB AVG SLG OPS
Miguel Cabrera DET 5 4 0 1 0 0 0 .800 1.000 1.800
Miguel Montero AZ 8 4 1 1 0 1 0 .500 .875 1.375
Jonny Gomes BOS 5 3 0 0 1 1 0 .600 .600 1.267
Brandon Phillips CIN 8 3 1 6 0 2 0 .375 .875 1.250
Jimmy Rollins PHI 4 2 0 1 0 0 0 .500 .750 1.250
Alfonso Soriano NY-A 4 1 1 1 0 2 0 .250 1.000 1.250
Mark Trumbo AZ 4 1 1 2 0 1 0 .250 1.000 1.250
Brandon Moss OAK 4 1 1 1 0 2 0 .250 1.000 1.250
Billy Butler KC 4 2 0 0 0 1 0 .500 .750 1.250
Alex Gonzalez DET 4 1 1 1 0 1 0 .250 1.000 1.250

Best Matchups for Mike Adams (by OPS against, min 4 AB)

Batter Team AB H HR RBI BB K SB AVG SLG OPS
Russell Martin PIT 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Dustin Pedroia BOS 5 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .000 .000
Gerardo Parra AZ 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .000 .000 .000
Buster Posey SF 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .000 .000 .000
Cliff Pennington AZ 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Alcides Escobar KC 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Mark Reynolds MIL 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Marlon Byrd PHI 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Jhonny Peralta STL 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Raul Ibanez ANA 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .000 .000 .000

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

Adams (shoulder) will be activated from the disabled list Tuesday, MLB.com's Todd Zolecki reports.

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Adams said Monday that he will be activated from the DL on Tuesday, MLB.com's Todd Zolecki reports.

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Adams (shoulder) allowed one run on two hits in a one-inning rehab outing with Triple-A Lehigh Valley on Saturday.

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Adams (shoulder) said his fastball velocity hasn't returned to its prior level from a few years ago, the Philadelphia Inquirer reports. "The velocity is not where it used to be," he said. "I want to keep the ball down and locate, and I will be all right."

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Adams (shoulder) could be activated Monday, Matt Gelb of the Philadelphia Inquirer reports.

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Adams (shoulder) could join the Phillies before the end of their current 10-game homestand, the Philadelphia Daily News reports.

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Adams (shoulder) worked a scoreless inning Tuesday in his second rehab appearance with High-A Clearwater.

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Adams (shoulder) allowed one hit and struck out two in an inning of relief for High-A Clearwater on Thursday.

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Adams (shoulder) will begin a rehab assignment with High-A Clearwater on Thursday, Todd Zolecki of MLB.com reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

Adams had his season cut short due to a neck/shoulder injury, eventually requiring surgery in the offseason for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome. His struggles down the stretch as he attempted to pitch through injury took some shine off his season, and cost him several million on the free-agent market as well. After signing with the Phillies in the offseason, Adams will work in a setup role in front of closer Jonathan Papelbon in Philadelphia.

2012

Adams served as Texas' setup man following a midseason trade from the Padres, continuing his excellent run as one of the elite late-inning relievers in baseball. Texas' offseason signing of Joe Nathan, and related move of Neftali Feliz to the rotation, could result in a handful of saves for Adams if the Rangers are reluctant to use the aging Nathan three of four nights on occasion, but you should bid expecting Adams to be an excellent staff filler and setup option and consider any save chances he receives a bonus.

2011

Adams quietly had another fantastic season as a member of the Padres bullpen, aka the "PENitentiary." His walk rate jumped up to 3.11 BB/9IP, but he still struck out more than a batter an inning thanks to one of the best cutters in baseball. A top notch setup man, Adams would excel in a closer role, if ever given the opportunity. Unless Heath Bell suffers an injury or gets traded, he'll be a part of the bridge to the ninth inning.

2010

Last year's stats were driven by a silly .163 BABIP and having 75 percent of the runs he allowed flagged as unearned. That said, Adams is something of an unknown treasure, with a career 2.53 ERA and 4.0 K/BB. If the Padres deal Heath Bell, a healthy Adams -- never a certainty -- could be in line to play Bell to Bell's Trevor Hoffman.

2009

Once a closer for the Brewers, Adams became the latest post-prospect reliever to excel in the Padres' pen, improving his already strong strikeout skills while displaying much better control. Unfortunately, he needed labrum and rotator cuff surgery in October, almost certainly delaying his 2009 debut until some time after the All-Star break.

2007

Adams bounced between four organizations in 2006, mainly serving as a middle reliever in Triple-A. The once-promising prospect now looks like a journeyman who could be past his prime at age 28. He has strikeout stuff (48 K in 59.1 Triple-A innings in 2006), but walks too many batters (22) and gives up a fair number of runs (3.94 ERA). The Padres have a reputation for salvaging middle relievers, but Adams is far from a lock to make the big-league club.

2006

After a breakout year in 2004, Adams took a step back in 2005 and spent most of the season at Triple-A Nashville. While his rate of 11.25 strikeouts per nine innings was strong, his ERA clearly was not. He'll try to earn a setup role this spring.

2005

Adams started strong in 2004 but faded down the stretch in his rookie season. With the trade of Danny Kolb, the Brewers announced Adams will be their closer entering spring training. While his job security will be tenuous, he's shown enough control to think he'll be successful at the job. He's a nice sleeper as a result.