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John Holdzkom

27-Year-Old Pitcher – Pittsburgh Pirates

2014 Stats

W-L

1-0

ERA

2.00

WHIP

0.67

K

14

SV

1

2015 RotoWire Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Holdzkom completed an improbable journey from independent ball to the majors in 2014, serving as a useful September callup for the Bucs. The 6-foot-7 right-handed flamethrower uses a mid-90s cut fastb...

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2015 ADP:  644.83

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 7"   WT: 225   DOB: 10/19/1987   BORN: Pasadena, CA   COLLEGE: Salt Lake CC (UT)   DRAFTED: 4th Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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John Holdzkom Contract Information:

Agreed to a minor league contract with the Reds in January of 2012.

March 15, 2015  –  John Holdzkom News

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Holdzkom isn't a lock to make the team out of camp, primarily because he has options remaining while several other pitching candidates do not, the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.

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John Holdzkom 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 R GCL 4 0 0 6.0 6 4 1 4 3 0 1 0 6.00 1.50
2007 19 A KIN 3 0 0 5.0 4 2 0 6 4 1 0 0 3.60 1.60
2008 20 A SAV 20 5 0 47.1 45 31 1 56 45 2 3 0 5.89 1.91
2008 20 A KIN 8 7 0 39.1 38 16 3 44 12 3 1 0 3.66 1.28
2010 22 R GUL 5 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 2.00
2010 22 R KIN 5 0 0 4.0 4 5 0 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 11.25 3.00
2012 24 A+ BAK 6 1 0 8.2 6 5 0 10 13 0 1 0 0 0 5.19 2.32
2014 26 AA ALT 4 0 0 6.0 1 0 0 10 2 1 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.50
2014 26 AAA IND 18 0 0 21.2 14 6 1 27 10 2 0 2 0 0 2.49 1.13
2014 26 MAJ PIT 9 0 0 9.0 4 2 1 14 2 1 0 1 1 4 2.00 0.67
3-Year Averages     9 0 0 9.0 4 2 1 14 2 1 0 1 1 4 2.00 0.67

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John Holdzkom 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
Sep. 27 @Cin 1.0 2 2 2 1 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 2.00 0.67
Sep. 22 @Atl 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0.00 0.50
Sep. 19 Mil 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 0.00 0.43
Sep. 16 Bos 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0.00 0.33
Sep. 12 ChC 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0.00 0.40
Sep. 10 @Phi 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0.00 0.50
Sep. 7 @ChC 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0.00 0.67
Sep. 5 @ChC 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 0.00 0.00
Sep. 2 @StL 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
Last 14 Days
4 Games:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
4.0 3 2 2 1 1 5 0 0 0 1-0 0 1 2 4.50 1.00
Last 30 Days
9 Games:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
9.0 4 2 2 1 2 14 0 1 0 1-0 1 1 4 2.00 0.67
Last 60 Days
9 Games:  Avg. 1.0 IP/G
9.0 4 2 2 1 2 14 0 1 0 1-0 1 1 4 2.00 0.67

John Holdzkom Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201415702000.133

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201417722001.133

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20143.01004100.000.33

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20146.000110113.000.83
John Holdzkom 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 R GCL 4 0 6.0 6.00 4.50 1.33 1.50 62.5% 6.00 5.53 .279
2007 19 A KIN 3 0 5.0 10.80 7.20 1.50 0.00 75% 3.60 3.80 .331
2008 20 A SAV 20 5 47.1 10.70 8.60 1.24 0.19 66.3% 5.89 3.96 .364
2008 20 A KIN 8 7 39.1 10.13 2.76 3.67 0.69 72.3% 3.66 2.87 .346
2010 22 R GUL 5 0 1.0 18.00 18.00 1.00 0.00 100% 0.00 5.20 .000
2010 22 R KIN 5 0 4.0 18.00 18.00 1.00 0.00 58.3% 11.25 6.70 .549
2012 24 A+ BAK 6 1 8.2 10.98 14.27 0.77 0.00 73.7% 5.19 5.88 .314
2014 26 AA ALT 4 0 6.0 15.00 3.00 5.00 0.00 100% 0.00 1.37 .126
2014 26 AAA IND 18 0 21.2 11.46 4.25 2.70 0.42 78.3% 2.49 2.82 .284
2014 26 MAJ PIT 9 0 9.0 14.00 2.00 7.00 1.00 1.29 80% 95.5 MPH 2.00 2.20 .209
3-Year Averages     9 0 9.0 14.00 2.00 7.00 1.00 80% 2.00 2.20 .209

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2014 Stat Review for John Holdzkom    As compared to the top 100 relief pitchers in 2014 (min 55 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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7.00 K/BB
ELITE
14.00 K/9
ELITE
2.00 BB/9
GREAT
95.5 MPH Fastball
GREAT
1.0 HR/9
POOR
1.29 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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2.00 ERA
GREAT
0.67 WHIP
ELITE
2.20 FIP
GREAT
BABIP/Strand

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

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.209 BABIP
LOW
80.0% Strand Rate
ABOVE AVERAGE

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John Holdzkom: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Holdzkom doesn't expect to add a second pitch to his primary usage of a four-seam fastball in 2015, the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.

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Holdzkom struck out two batters in a scoreless inning of relief Wednesday against Toronto.

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Holdzkom appears to have the inside track for a bullpen spot, provided he shows the command he demonstrated last season, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

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Holdzkom earned his first big league victory Friday, walking one and striking out another in a scoreless relief inning against the Brewers.

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Holdzkom picked up his first big league save Saturday, striking out two batters in a scoreless inning.

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Holdzkom struck out the side in his big league debut Tuesday night.

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Holdzkom was recalled from Triple-A Indianapolis on Tuesday.

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The Pirates selected Holdzkom's contract and optioned him to Triple-A Indianapolis on Monday.

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Holdzkom has resurrected his career following discipline problems last year that resulted in him being sent home, the NY Daily News' Mets blog reports.

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Holdzkom is having an ugly year at Low-A Savannah through Friday.

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