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Steven Wright

31-Year-Old Pitcher – Boston Red Sox

2015 Stats

W-L

5-4

ERA

4.09

WHIP

1.29

K

52

SV

0

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Wright is a 30-year-old knuckleballer who made his mark as a September callup when the Red Sox were auditioning arms for their 2015 Opening Day roster. The results at Triple-A were significantly impro...

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2015 ADP:  687

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STATUS:  7-Day DL     INJURY TYPE:  Concussion     EST. RETURN:  9/10/2015
LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 215   DOB: 8/30/1984
BORN: Torrance, CA   COLLEGE: Hawaii  DRAFTED: 2nd Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Steven Wright Contract Information:

Signed a one-year, $502,000 contract with Boston in March 2014.

August 29, 2015  –  Steven Wright News

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Wright (concussion) has been cleared to begin further workouts, the Boston Globe reports. While the news is encouraging, it's uncertain if Wright will pitch again this season.

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Steven Wright 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 22 R KIN 13 13 0 48.0 64 38 3 39 22 3 2 0 7.13 1.79
2007 22 A LAK 14 14 0 66.3 61 34 9 75 15 4 7 0 4.61 1.15
2008 23 A KIN 14 14 0 72.1 59 24 6 61 17 2 4 0 2.99 1.05
2008 23 AA AKR 14 14 0 75.3 80 36 14 58 17 4 3 0 4.30 1.29
2009 24 AA AKR 36 5 0 81.3 72 21 1 64 20 10 0 2 2.32 1.13
2009 24 AAA COL 2 1 0 5.7 5 3 0 4 0 0 0 0 4.76 0.88
2010 25 AA AKR 39 2 0 64.2 72 30 4 48 21 2 2 5 0 0 4.18 1.45
2010 25 AAA COL 39 0 0 10.2 13 9 2 10 5 0 1 0 0 0 7.59 1.76
2011 26 A LAK 7 9 0 46.0 48 16 3 33 24 1 2 0 0 0 3.13 1.57
2011 26 A KIN 7 4 0 38.1 47 19 7 27 16 1 2 0 0 0 4.46 1.65
2011 26 AA AKR 7 7 0 46.2 47 31 8 35 28 2 4 0 0 0 5.98 1.62
2011 26 AAA COL 7 0 0 2.2 5 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.75 2.27
2012 27 AA POR 4 1 0 6.0 5 1 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 1.50 1.17
2012 27 AA AKR 4 20 1 115.2 86 32 8 101 62 9 6 0 0 0 2.49 1.28
2012 27 AAA PAW 4 4 0 20.0 19 7 1 16 5 0 1 0 0 0 3.15 1.20
2013 28 AAA PAW 24 24 3 135.1 130 52 10 99 65 8 7 0 0 0 3.46 1.44
2013 28 MAJ BOS 4 1 0 13.3 12 8 0 10 9 2 0 0 0 0 5.40 1.58
2014 29 AA POR 1 1 0 5.0 5 2 1 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 3.60 1.20
2014 29 AAA PAW 15 15 0 95.0 86 36 9 68 22 5 5 0 0 0 3.41 1.14
2014 29 MAJ BOS 6 1 0 21.0 21 6 2 22 4 0 1 0 0 0 2.57 1.19
2015 30 AAA PAW 8 8 0 52.0 55 22 2 42 15 2 5 0 0 0 3.81 1.35
2015 30 MAJ BOS 16 9 0 72.7 67 33 12 52 27 5 4 0 0 0 4.09 1.29
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3-Year Averages     5 1 0 17.2 16 7 1 16 6 1 0 0 0 0 3.67 1.28

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Steven Wright 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
Aug. 11 @Mia 5.0 5 2 2 0 5 4 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.09 1.29
Aug. 5 @NYY 8.0 4 1 1 1 2 9 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 4.12 1.24
Jul. 30 CWS 7.0 6 2 2 1 2 8 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 4.53 1.31
Jul. 25 Det 4.3 5 4 2 1 2 4 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 4.78 1.33
Jul. 20 @LAA 5.0 6 6 6 2 3 3 1 0 0 L 0 0 0 4.84 1.30
Last 14 Days
0 Games:  Avg. 0.0 IP/G
0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
Last 30 Days
2 Games:  Avg. 6.5 IP/G
13.0 9 3 3 1 7 13 0 0 0 1-0 0 0 0 2.08 1.23
Last 60 Days
5 Games:  Avg. 5.9 IP/G
29.3 26 15 13 5 14 28 1 0 0 2-2 0 0 0 3.99 1.36

Steven Wright Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2015157321532504.227
2014361009002.250
2013446711200.297

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2015153201235808.252
20145012412100.261
201315421000.083

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201529.031021743.721.14
201414.001014310.640.93
20136.71006506.751.95

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201543.7230312084.331.40
20147.00008116.431.71
20136.71004404.051.20
Steven Wright 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 22 R KIN 13 13 48.0 7.31 4.13 1.77 0.56 57.8% 7.13 3.95 .388
2007 22 A LAK 14 14 66.3 10.18 2.04 5.00 1.22 62.7% 4.61 3.61 .317
2008 23 A KIN 14 14 72.1 7.61 2.12 3.59 0.75 74.3% 2.99 3.30 .271
2008 23 AA AKR 14 14 75.3 6.93 2.03 3.41 1.67 73.5% 4.30 5.07 .299
2009 24 AA AKR 36 5 81.3 7.08 2.21 3.20 0.11 78% 2.32 2.60 .300
2009 24 AAA COL 2 1 5.7 6.35 0.00 0.00 0.00 40% 4.76 2.32 .294
2010 25 AA AKR 39 2 64.2 6.73 2.94 2.29 0.56 70.8% 4.18 3.64 .338
2010 25 AAA COL 39 0 10.2 8.82 4.41 2.00 1.76 56.3% 7.59 5.26 .370
2011 26 A LAK 7 9 46.0 6.46 4.70 1.38 0.59 81.2% 3.13 4.37 .318
2011 26 A KIN 7 4 38.1 6.38 3.78 1.69 1.65 78.6% 4.46 5.51 .332
2011 26 AA AKR 7 7 46.2 6.82 5.45 1.25 1.56 65.7% 5.98 6.08 .290
2011 26 AAA COL 7 0 2.2 8.18 0.00 0.00 0.00 60% 6.75 1.38 .543
2012 27 AA POR 4 1 6.0 3.00 3.00 1.00 0.00 85.7% 1.50 4.03 .251
2012 27 AA AKR 4 20 115.2 7.89 4.84 1.63 0.63 82.9% 2.49 4.09 .258
2012 27 AAA PAW 4 4 20.0 7.20 2.25 3.20 0.45 73.9% 3.15 3.30 .308
2013 28 AAA PAW 24 24 135.1 6.60 4.33 1.52 0.67 77.3% 3.46 4.23 .299
2013 28 MAJ BOS 4 1 13.3 6.75 6.08 1.11 0.00 0.94 61.9% 85.2 MPH 5.40 3.95 .303
2014 29 AA POR 1 1 5.0 7.20 1.80 4.00 1.80 80% 3.60 4.80 .284
2014 29 AAA PAW 15 15 95.0 6.44 2.08 3.09 0.85 72.7% 3.41 3.73 .278
2014 29 MAJ BOS 6 1 21.0 9.43 1.71 5.50 0.86 2.83 82.6% 83.5 MPH 2.57 2.91 .338
2015 30 AAA PAW 8 8 52.0 7.27 2.60 2.80 0.35 70.6% 3.81 3.07 .336
2015 30 MAJ BOS 16 9 72.7 6.44 3.34 1.93 1.49 1.09 74.4% 83.5 MPH 4.09 5.07 .265
Today's Projections     0 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
Next 7 Days     0 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
Rest Of Season     0 1 5.9 5.27 3.16 1.67 1.66 74.2% 4.30 5.49 .260
3-Year Averages     5 1 17.2 8.39 3.15 2.67 0.52 71.4% 3.67 3.14 .316

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2015 Stat Review for Steven Wright    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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1.93 K/BB
TERRIBLE
6.44 K/9
WEAK
3.34 BB/9
POOR
83.5 MPH Fastball
TERRIBLE
1.5 HR/9
TERRIBLE
1.09 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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4.09 ERA
WEAK
1.29 WHIP
WEAK
5.07 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

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

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.265 BABIP
LOW
74.4% Strand Rate
AVERAGE

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Steven Wright: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Wright (concussion) will visit a specialist in Pittsburgh this week, the Boston Herald's Scott Lauber reports.

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Wright is still dealing with some balance issues after going through an evaluation for MLB's concussion protocol and will not travel with the team on next week's road trip, the Boston Globe reports.

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Wright (concussion) will be evaluated Friday, the Boston Globe reports.

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Wright is still experiencing concussion symptoms and is not ready to return, the Boston Globe reports.

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Wright (concussion) was placed on the 7-day disabled list Friday, Tim Britton of the Providence Journal reports.

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Wright allowed two runs on five hits and two walks while striking out four over five innings, but received no decision Tuesday against the Marlins.

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Wright (5-4) was excellent in Wednesday’s contest, allowing just one run on four hits and two walks while striking out a career-high nine batters through eight innings in a 2-1 win over the Yankees.

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2015

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2014

Wright, a conventional pitcher turned knuckleballer, produced adequate results for Triple-A Pawtucket in 2013. He also made four appearances at the major league level, but was burdened by control problems. Prior to the season, Red Sox manager John Farrell was a big supporter of Wright coming off the right-hander's 2012 season, his first full year throwing the knuckler. Whether or not Farrell remains such an ardent supporter, Wright is likely to remain in the starting rotation at Pawtucket. He could be called on for an emergency start in 2014, but Boston will have at least two other starters (Allen Webster, Brandon Workman) at Pawtucket ahead of him.