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Brett Anderson

27-Year-Old Pitcher – Los Angeles Dodgers

2015 Stats

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5-4

ERA

3.00

WHIP

1.29

K

69

SV

0

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

The Rockies took a major risk in acquiring the polished, yet injury-prone Anderson from the Athletics last winter, but the gambit looked like it would pay off by midseason, as the lefty emerged as a v...

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2015 ADP:  364.79

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: L   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 240   DOB: 2/1/1988   BORN: Midland, TX   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: 2nd Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Brett Anderson Contract Information:

Signed a one-year, $10 million contract with the Dodgers in December 2014.

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Anderson (5-4) pitched seven strong innings Wednesday against the Diamondbacks, giving up only one run on seven hits and two walks while striking out seven.

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Brett Anderson 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 19 A SOU 14 14 0 81.3 76 20 3 85 10 8 4 0 2.21 1.06
2007 19 A VIS 9 9 0 39.0 50 21 6 40 11 3 3 0 4.85 1.56
2008 20 A STO 14 13 0 74.0 68 34 5 80 18 9 4 0 4.14 1.16
2008 20 AA MID 6 6 0 31.0 27 9 3 38 9 2 1 0 2.61 1.16
2009 21 MAJ OAK 30 30 1 175.3 180 79 20 150 45 11 11 0 4.06 1.28
2010 22 R PHO 2 2 0 6.0 11 2 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.00 1.83
2010 22 AAA SAC 2 3 0 13.1 19 6 0 12 3 1 0 0 0 0 4.05 1.68
2010 22 MAJ OAK 19 19 0 112.3 112 35 6 75 22 7 6 0 0 0 2.80 1.19
2011 23 MAJ OAK 13 13 0 83.3 86 37 8 61 25 3 6 0 0 0 4.00 1.33
2012 24 A+ STO 5 1 0 2.0 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9.00 2.00
2012 24 AAA SAC 5 5 0 23.1 27 11 4 18 5 1 1 0 0 0 4.24 1.39
2012 24 MAJ OAK 6 6 0 35.0 29 10 1 25 7 4 2 0 0 0 2.57 1.03
2013 25 A+ STO 1 1 0 3.1 5 5 2 6 2 0 1 0 0 0 13.50 2.26
2013 25 AA MID 1 1 0 3.2 6 6 0 3 4 0 1 0 0 0 14.73 3.13
2013 25 AAA SAC 1 1 0 2.1 3 2 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 7.71 2.86
2013 25 MAJ OAK 16 5 0 44.7 51 30 5 46 21 1 4 3 0 1 6.04 1.61
2014 26 AAA COL 2 2 0 9.1 8 1 0 8 2 1 0 0 0 0 0.96 1.10
2014 26 MAJ COL 8 8 0 43.3 44 14 1 29 13 1 3 0 0 0 2.91 1.32
2015 27 MAJ LAD 16 16 0 96.0 98 32 7 69 26 5 4 0 0 0 3.00 1.29
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3-Year Averages     10 6 0 41.0 41 18 2 33 13 2 3 1 0 0 3.95 1.32
Career  (View All)     108 97 1 590.0 600 237 48 455 159 32 36 3 3.62 1.29

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Brett Anderson 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
Jul. 1 @Ari 7.0 7 1 1 1 2 7 1 0 0 W 0 0 0 3.00 1.29
Jun. 26 @Mia 7.0 5 1 1 0 1 10 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 3.13 1.29
Jun. 21 SF 6.0 5 1 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 3.29 1.33
Jun. 16 @Tex 8.0 8 2 2 0 3 4 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.43 1.34
Jun. 10 Ari 5.0 8 4 4 2 1 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.57 1.34
Jun. 5 StL 7.7 4 2 2 0 3 5 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 3.29 1.30
May. 31 @StL 6.0 5 2 2 1 3 5 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 3.42 1.36
May. 25 Atl 7.0 7 2 2 0 2 3 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 3.47 1.36
May. 20 @SF 6.3 7 3 3 0 3 7 0 1 0 L 0 0 0 3.61 1.37
May. 14 Col 5.3 5 2 2 1 1 8 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 3.50 1.33
May. 8 @Col 5.0 6 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 1 W 0 0 0 3.52 1.37
May. 3 Ari 6.0 5 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.21 1.36
Last 14 Days
3 Games:  Avg. 6.7 IP/G
20.0 17 3 3 1 5 18 1 0 0 3-0 0 0 0 1.35 1.10
Last 30 Days
6 Games:  Avg. 6.8 IP/G
40.7 37 11 11 3 12 30 1 0 0 3-1 0 0 0 2.43 1.20
Last 60 Days
12 Games:  Avg. 6.4 IP/G
76.3 72 21 20 5 22 58 2 3 1 4-3 0 0 0 2.36 1.23

Brett Anderson Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2015134231033200.273
2014486215200.326
20135115513212.283

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2015254461665717.275
20141322311291011.244
2013149311638703.288

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Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201546.7210301243.091.24
201420.312081013.541.62
201329.0022281254.661.38

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201549.3330391432.921.34
201423.001021302.351.04
201315.712118908.622.04
Brett Anderson 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 19 A SOU 14 14 81.3 9.41 1.11 8.50 0.33 79.5% 2.21 2.03 .336
2007 19 A VIS 9 9 39.0 9.23 2.54 3.64 1.38 72.7% 4.85 4.07 .386
2008 20 A STO 14 13 74.0 9.73 2.19 4.44 0.61 64.2% 4.14 2.65 .329
2008 20 AA MID 6 6 31.0 11.03 2.61 4.22 0.87 81.8% 2.61 2.97 .327
2009 21 MAJ OAK 30 30 175.3 7.70 2.31 3.33 1.03 1.74 71.2% 92.6 MPH 4.06 3.77 .317
2010 22 R PHO 2 2 6.0 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 81.8% 3.00 1.70 .502
2010 22 AAA SAC 2 3 13.1 8.24 2.06 4.00 0.00 72.7% 4.05 2.28 .432
2010 22 MAJ OAK 19 19 112.3 6.01 1.76 3.41 0.48 2.15 77.3% 92.1 MPH 2.80 3.33 .305
2011 23 MAJ OAK 13 13 83.3 6.59 2.70 2.44 0.86 2.48 71.8% 90.9 MPH 4.00 4.14 .310
2012 24 A+ STO 5 1 2.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 50% 9.00 4.70 .415
2012 24 AAA SAC 5 5 23.1 7.01 1.95 3.60 1.56 75% 4.24 4.67 .328
2012 24 MAJ OAK 6 6 35.0 6.43 1.80 3.57 0.26 3.21 74.3% 91.5 MPH 2.57 2.83 .275
2013 25 A+ STO 1 1 3.1 17.42 5.81 3.00 5.81 40% 13.50 9.65 .522
2013 25 AA MID 1 1 3.2 8.44 11.25 0.75 0.00 40% 14.73 5.07 .499
2013 25 AAA SAC 1 1 2.1 8.57 12.86 0.67 0.00 66.7% 7.71 5.58 .433
2013 25 MAJ OAK 16 5 44.7 9.27 4.23 2.19 1.01 3.04 62.7% 91.7 MPH 6.04 4.01 .365
2014 26 AAA COL 2 2 9.1 7.91 1.98 4.00 0.00 90% 0.96 2.10 .312
2014 26 MAJ COL 8 8 43.3 6.02 2.70 2.23 0.21 3.27 76.8% 89.8 MPH 2.91 3.06 .316
2015 27 MAJ LAD 16 16 96.0 6.47 2.44 2.65 0.66 4.06 78.6% 90.7 MPH 3.00 3.59 .311
Today's Projections     0 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
Next 7 Days     0 1 5.5 6.92 2.75 2.52 0.65 71% 3.80 3.51 .305
Rest Of Season     0 14 92.9 6.92 2.73 2.54 0.66 71% 3.80 3.52 .305
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3-Year Averages     10 6 41.0 7.24 2.85 2.54 0.44 69.2% 3.95 3.18 .321
Career     108 97 590.0 6.94 2.43 2.86 0.73 73.4% 3.62 3.55 .313

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2015 Stat Review for Brett Anderson    As compared to the top 100 starting pitchers in 2014 (min 145 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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2.65 K/BB
WEAK
6.47 K/9
WEAK
2.44 BB/9
AVERAGE
90.7 MPH Fastball
WEAK
0.7 HR/9
GOOD
4.06 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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3.00 ERA
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1.29 WHIP
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3.59 FIP
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BABIP/Strand

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

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.311 BABIP
HIGH
78.6% Strand Rate
HIGH

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Brett Anderson: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Anderson allowed just one run on five hits, walking one and striking out 10 over seven innings of a 7-1 win against Miami on Friday night.

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Anderson earned his third win of the season Sunday, allowing just one run through six innings against the Giants.

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Anderson took a no-decision despite allowing just two runs over eight innings Tuesday against the Rangers. He allowed eight hits and three walks and struck out four.

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Anderson allowed four runs on eight hits and a walk while striking out three in five innings against the Diamondbacks on Wednesday.

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Anderson (2-4) pitched well Friday, allowing only two runs in 7.2 innings against the Cardinals, but took the loss. He struck out five, walked three and gave up four hits.

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Anderson, who was bothered by back tightness in Monday's outing against the Braves, indicated he experienced no issues with his back Tuesday, Eric Stephen of True Blue LA reports.

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Anderson experienced back tightness during the fifth inning of his start against the Braves on Monday, but was able to stay in the game, Eric Stephen of True Blue LA reports.

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Anderson submitted a sterling outing Monday against the Braves, scattering seven hits and two walks over seven frames. He struck out three batters and didn't factor into the decision in the Dodgers' 6-3 win.

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Anderson (2-2) gave up six hits, three walks and three runs while striking out seven over 6.1 innings Wednesday in a loss to the Giants.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

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2014

Anderson added to his injury-prone reputation by throwing just 44.2 innings in 2013 after suffering an ankle injury early in the season and never fully recovering. The difference in his 2013 campaign was that when he did actually pitch, he wasn't even remotely effective. Anderson compiled a 6.04 ERA in 2013 while making five starts and 11 relief appearances. The A's hoped he would provide a presence in the back end of the bullpen while also saving his arm, but his ERA was 4.71 as a reliever. Anderson does have a ton of potential and upside (he still struck out more than a batter per inning in 2013), but the likelihood of him ever cashing in on it lessens each season. The Rockies acquired Anderson in December, with the hope that he'll be able to overcome the injury bug and having to pitch half of his games at Coors Field.

2013

Anderson made a very successful return from Tommy John surgery and immediately slotted in as the A's ace down the stretch, making six regular season starts while compiling an ERA under 3.00 and a WHIP around 1.00. He did suffer a strained oblique in September, but looked fully recovered from that with a very effective outing in the ALDS. The main concern with Anderson is that his strikeout rate has never been as high as it was a rookie. The hope is the that the strikeouts pop back up with full health, and a healthy Anderson has a chance to move into the elite level of arms in the American League.

2012

Anderson underwent Tommy John surgery in July, which is expected to keep him sidelined until at least the All-Star break. He was humming right along with a tidy 2.77 ERA through his first seven starts, allowing 47 hits and a 35:8 K:BB over 48.2 innings, and tossing in a solid eight-inning start against the Angels in late May before leaving a start a week later and never returning. Anderson's arsenal featured a nasty slider prior to the injury, so it will be interesting to see how well and how often he's able to throw it upon his return. It's unlikely that he'll offer much more than 90 innings or so in 2012, but those in keeper leagues where Anderson is available won't want to forget about him.

2011

Anderson battled elbow problems for most of the first half of the season, limiting him to six starts before the All-Star break and just 19 overall. His strikeout rate dipped upon his return, perhaps a concession that his nasty slider was putting too much strain on his arm, as he fanned just 53 batters over his final 81.2 innings after returning from his second stint on the DL. His excellent control and home ballpark, combined with the A's offseason focus on getting more offense, should place him among the AL's elite if he can stay healthy, even if he doesn't approach 200 strikeouts in a full season.

2010

Anderson earned a spot in the A's rotation with a strong spring despite just six starts above Single-A entering the season. He was the A's ace by mid-season, posting a 3.48 ERA, 1.193 WHIP and a superb 86:20 K:BB rate over his final 14 starts covering 88 innings. He carved up righties, holding them to a .247 BAA and fanning 114 in 130.1 innings. He seems destined to be the next A's ace and should build upon a nice rookie season.

2009

Anderson continued to rocket through the minors, starting six games at Double-A Midland as a 20-year old. His composite season totals (105 innings, 95 hits, 27 walks, 118 Ks) and projectable frame (6'4 and left-handed) gives the A's a legit No. 1 starter prospect. A mid-season promotion to Triple-A Sacramento is all but a given, lining him up for a 2010 major-league debut.

2008

A 2006 second-round pick, Anderson has an excellent strikeout rate and command which drew a mid-season promotion to High-A Visalia and put him on the keeper league radar. The 6-4 southpaw finished his first season as a pro with a 125:21 K:BB ratio in 120.1 combined innings between Low- and High-A, which is even more impressive when you consider that Anderson was just 19 years old. His command and mound presence are well above average for his level of experience, a byproduct of his background as the son of highly-regarded college pitching coach - and current Oklahoma State manager - Frank Anderson. Anderson wasn't as lights out after his promotion to High-A, but he's got the potential to move fast through Oakland's system after coming over from Arizona in the Dan Haren trade.