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Jeremy Hellickson

27-Year-Old Pitcher – Tampa Bay Rays

2014 Stats

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1-2

ERA

2.56

WHIP

1.17

K

25

SV

0

2014 Preseason Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Hellickson had a largely disappointing season in 2013 with the Rays after a few seasons of consistency. He finished the season with a respectable 12-10 record, but had a career-high 5.17 ERA over 32 g...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 185   DOB: 4/8/1987   BORN: Des Moines, IA   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: 4th Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Jeremy Hellickson Contract Information:

Signed a one-year, $3.625 million contract with the Rays in January of 2014, avoiding arbitration.

August 17, 2014  –  Jeremy Hellickson News

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Hellickson worked five innings Sunday afternoon versus the Yankees, giving up three earned runs on four hits and a couple of walks while striking out five in a losing effort.

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Jeremy Hellickson 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
2007 20 A COL 21 21 0 111.3 87 33 7 106 34 13 3 0 2.67 1.09
2007 20 AAA COL 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 999.99 0.00
2008 21 A VER 14 14 0 76.2 64 17 7 83 5 7 1 0 2.00 0.91
2008 21 AA MON 13 13 0 75.3 84 33 15 79 15 4 4 0 3.94 1.31
2009 22 AA MON 11 11 0 56.7 41 15 4 62 14 3 1 0 2.38 0.97
2009 22 AAA DUR 9 9 0 57.3 31 16 4 70 15 6 1 0 2.51 0.80
2010 23 A+ CHA 1 0 0 1.2 4 4 0 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 21.60 5.00
2010 23 AAA DUR 1 21 0 117.2 103 32 5 123 35 12 3 0 0 0 2.45 1.18
2010 23 MAJ TB 10 4 0 36.3 32 14 5 33 8 4 0 0 1 0 3.47 1.10
2011 24 MAJ TB 29 29 1 189.0 146 62 21 117 72 13 10 0 0 0 2.95 1.15
2012 25 MAJ TB 31 31 0 177.0 163 61 25 124 59 10 11 0 0 0 3.10 1.25
2013 26 MAJ TB 32 31 0 174.0 185 100 24 135 50 12 10 0 0 0 5.17 1.35
2014 27 A+ CHA 2 2 0 8.0 9 2 0 6 2 0 1 0 0 0 2.25 1.38
2014 27 AA MON 1 1 0 6.0 5 1 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.50 0.83
2014 27 AAA DUR 5 5 0 18.2 38 15 1 16 5 1 4 0 0 0 7.23 2.36
2014 27 MAJ TB 6 6 0 31.7 29 9 3 25 8 1 2 0 0 0 2.56 1.17
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3-Year Averages     30 30 0 180.0 164 74 23 125 60 11 10 0 0 0 3.70 1.24
Career  (View All)     108 101 1 608.0 555 246 78 434 197 40 33 0 3.64 1.24

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Jeremy Hellickson Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP IP H R ER HR BB K HBP WP CG W-L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
Aug. 17 NYY 5.0 4 3 3 0 2 5 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 2.56 1.17
Aug. 12 @Tex 6.0 6 0 0 0 1 6 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 2.03 1.16
Aug. 6 @Oak 7.0 2 1 1 1 0 3 1 0 0 W 0 0 0 2.61 1.16
Aug. 1 LAA 4.7 6 4 4 2 2 4 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 3.29 1.61
Jul. 26 Bos 4.7 5 0 0 0 2 5 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 1.00 1.56
Jul. 8 KC 4.3 6 1 1 0 1 2 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 2.08 1.62
Last 14 Days
3 Games:  Avg. 6.0 IP/G
18.0 12 4 4 1 3 14 1 1 0 1-1 0 0 0 2.00 0.83
Last 30 Days
5 Games:  Avg. 5.5 IP/G
27.3 23 8 8 3 7 23 1 2 0 1-2 0 0 0 2.63 1.10
Last 60 Days
6 Games:  Avg. 5.3 IP/G
31.7 29 9 9 3 8 25 1 3 0 1-2 0 0 0 2.56 1.17

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Jeremy Hellickson Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20148014515102.203
2013402742710114515.274
201241664349018113.241

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20145111314401.292
20133356123841929.274
201232560257311012.247

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201418.702016723.861.50
201388.76307422134.771.24
2012100.76708231123.221.24

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201413.01009110.690.69
201385.36706128115.591.46
201276.34404228132.951.27
Jeremy Hellickson 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
2007 20 A COL 21 21 111.3 8.57 2.75 3.12 0.57 77.2% 2.67 3.11 .278
2007 20 AAA COL 0 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 999.99 0.00 .000
2008 21 A VER 14 14 76.2 9.80 0.59 16.60 0.83 83.9% 2.00 2.41 .302
2008 21 AA MON 13 13 75.3 9.44 1.79 5.27 1.79 78.6% 3.94 4.37 .341
2009 22 AA MON 11 11 56.7 9.85 2.22 4.43 0.64 78.4% 2.38 2.88 .274
2009 22 AAA DUR 9 9 57.3 10.99 2.35 4.67 0.63 71.4% 2.51 2.66 .228
2010 23 A+ CHA 1 0 1.2 30.00 15.00 2.00 0.00 33.3% 21.60 1.53 1.182
2010 23 AAA DUR 1 21 117.2 9.45 2.69 3.51 0.38 79.7% 2.45 2.73 .321
2010 23 MAJ TB 10 4 36.3 8.17 1.98 4.13 1.24 0.78 74.3% 91.2 MPH 3.47 4.00 .280
2011 24 MAJ TB 29 29 189.0 5.57 3.43 1.63 1.00 0.77 79.2% 91.0 MPH 2.95 4.61 .231
2012 25 MAJ TB 31 31 177.0 6.31 3.00 2.10 1.27 1.11 81.7% 91.3 MPH 3.10 4.70 .269
2013 26 MAJ TB 32 31 174.0 6.98 2.59 2.70 1.24 1.03 64% 90.5 MPH 5.17 4.37 .312
2014 27 A+ CHA 2 2 8.0 6.75 2.25 3.00 0.00 81.8% 2.25 2.45 .352
2014 27 AA MON 1 1 6.0 16.50 0.00 0.00 0.00 80% 1.50 -0.47 .458
2014 27 AAA DUR 5 5 18.2 7.91 2.47 3.20 0.49 66.7% 7.23 3.31 .512
2014 27 MAJ TB 6 6 31.7 7.11 2.27 3.13 0.85 0.76 82.4% 90.1 MPH 2.56 3.71 .288
Today's Projections     0 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
Next 7 Days     0 2 7.5 6.49 2.68 2.42 1.44 77.1% 3.71 4.74 .276
Rest Of Season     0 5 23.6 6.49 2.69 2.41 1.63 78.7% 3.71 5.02 .271
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3-Year Averages     30 30 180.0 6.25 3.00 2.08 1.15 74.6% 3.70 4.47 .269
Career     108 101 608.0 6.42 2.92 2.20 1.15 75.1% 3.64 4.44 .271

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2014 Stat Review for Jeremy Hellickson    As compared to the top 100 starting pitchers in 2013 (min 140 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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3.13 K/BB
GOOD
7.11 K/9
WEAK
2.27 BB/9
GOOD
90.1 MPH Fastball
WEAK
0.9 HR/9
GOOD
0.76 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME FLYBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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2.56 ERA
ELITE
1.17 WHIP
GOOD
3.71 FIP
AVERAGE
BABIP/Strand

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

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.288 BABIP
BELOW AVERAGE
82.4% Strand Rate
HIGH

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Jeremy Hellickson: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Hellickson tossed seven strong innings Wednesday afternoon against the A's, surrendering just one earned run on two hits with three strikeouts en route to his first victory of the season.

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Hellickson worked 4.2 innings Friday night, giving up four earned runs, six hits and two walks while striking out four in a 5-3 loss to the Angels.

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Hellickson pitched 4.2 scoreless innings Saturday in a no-decision against the Red Sox. He gave up five hits, walked two and struck out five.

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Hellickson will be called back up from the minors to start for the Rays on Saturday, the Tampa Tribune reports.

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Hellickson will start Monday's game for Double-A Montgomery and is expected to make another start for High-A Charlotte later in the week, the Tampa Bay Times' Matt Baker reports.

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Hellickson lasted 4.1 innings Tuesday in his season debut, giving up one run on six hits while walking one and striking out two for no decision against the Royals.

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Hellickson (elbow) was activated from the disabled list for his start Tuesday, Roger Mooney of the Tampa Tribune reports.

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Hellickson (elbow) will be activated from the disabled list and rejoin the Rays' rotation Tuesday, the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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2014

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2013

Hellickson took a slight step back in 2012 overall posting a 10-11 record and a 3.10 ERA over 31 starts. These numbers are still solid and the Gold Glove winner showed improvement in his sophomore season by raising his K/BB 1.6 to 2.1. He had a brief DL stint in June due to shoulder fatigue and pitched fewer innings than 2011 while seeing his WHIP rise to 1.25. Hellickson will still only be 26 years old for the 2013 season and should see steady performance in the middle of the rotation and even a few more wins if the Rays restock on offense. He does not have elite strikeout potential, but he is a steady source of production on arguably one of the best pitching staffs in baseball.

2012

Hellickson turned in a solid rookie season as the Rays' No. 5 starter and was rewarded with the American League Rookie of the Year award. He finished the season with a 2.95 ERA, a 1.153 WHIP, and a 13-10 record. Hellickson doesn't have overpowering stuff but uses solid command to locate his low-90s fastball and also throws a plus-changeup and curve. While the ERA and WHIP were excellent, there were a few minor red flags to his award-winning season. His .223 BABIP suggests he was somewhat lucky and his 5.57 K/9IP and 3.43 BB/9IP aren't numbers you usually see coincide with a 2.95 ERA. This isn't to say he's not an extremely talented pitcher; just realize a sub-3.00 ERA likely isn't in the cards again. Look for him to open the season toward the end of the rotation for the Rays.

2011

Hellickson did nothing to tarnish his elite prospect status, dominating at Triple-A and carrying that success over to the majors. After pitching his way to a 2.45 ERA (1.177 WHIP) at Durham, he held a 3.47 ERA (1.101 WHIP) in 36.1 innings with the Rays. After the season ended, he was awarded Baseball America's Minor League Player of the Year for 2010. There were many who thought Hellickson should have been called up sooner and used more with the big club given his success and their struggles in the rotation. The Rays resisted that urge and allowed him to gain confidence and experience which should pay dividends this year. Between the two levels he struck out over a batter per inning and held opposing hitters to a .238 average. Hellickson has three plus-pitches, with a killer changeup to use as his out-pitch. He relies on location and movement rather than power. One of the few prospects in baseball with legitimate No. 1 upside, the Rays made room for him in their rotation by trading Matt Garza to the Cubs in January. With a rotation spot of his own, Hellickson is an excellent sleeper and a candidate for Rookie of the Year honors.

2010

Hellickson was unhittable last season on his way to being named the Rays' minor league pitcher of the year. He started the year at Double-A Montgomery where a 2.38 ERA and a 0.971 WHIP earned him a promotion to Triple-A Durham. After the promotion he was even better, posting a 2.51 ERA, 0.802 WHIP, and 70 strikeouts in only 59.1 innings at Durham. Over his last four starts, he fanned at least nine batters in each game and his 4.55 K/BB ratio demonstrates his excellent command. Come spring training he'll give the Rays something to think about, but a glut of starting pitching (Wade Davis, Jeff Niemann, James Shields, David Price, Matt Garza) could land him back at Durham. Keep him on your radar, as he's one of the top pitching prospects in all of baseball.

2009

That great fastball of Hellickson's proved a little hittable when he first moved to Double-A, but those numbers improved in August, when he made those necessary adjustments as the season drew to a close. Hellickson may start 2009 back at Double-A, but he's likely no more than two years away from the bigs.

2008

The Rays have been acknowledged as having perhaps the best pool of pitching prospects in the game, and Hellickson is certainly part of that group. He's got a great fastball that consistently hits 92-93 mph and an awfully good curve as well. He'll start 2008 at High-A Vero Beach, but he'll turn just 21 in April, so the Rays will not necessarily rush him. Hellickson's ETA at the big league level is likely 2010, so plan accordingly; he should be rostered in any serious dynasty league.

2007

Tampa Bay picked Hellickson in the fourth round in 2005 out of high school, but many thought he had first-round stuff. He put up nice numbers in short-season ball in 2005, holding hitters to a .193 average. He has a fastball that hits 94 mph regularly and a good curve. He's still at least two years away from the bigs, but Hellickson is one to watch in keeper leagues.