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Alex Wimmers

29-Year-Old Pitcher – Minnesota Twins

2017 Stats

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ERA

4.91

WHIP

2.18

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7

SV

0

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

The former first-round draft pick had a career revival with a 9.1 K/9 and 3.62 ERA at Triple-A. It led to a brief cup of coffee with the Twins in September, but he could only muster a 4.15 ERA and a 7...

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LEAGUE: AAA    40 MAN: NO   BATS: L   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 218   DOB: 11/1/1988   BORN: Cincinnati, OH   COLLEGE: Ohio State   DRAFTED: 1st Rd   

June 27, 2017  –  Alex Wimmers News

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Wimmers cleared waivers and was assigned outright to Triple-A Rochester on Tuesday, Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

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Alex Wimmers 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
2010 21 A+ FOR 4 4 0 15.2 6 1 0 23 5 2 0 0 0 0 0.57 0.72
2011 22 A+ FOR 1 4 1 40.2 28 19 5 39 22 2 3 1 0 0 4.20 1.24
2011 22 R GUL 1 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 1.00
2012 23 R GUL 1 1 0 0.2 4 3 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 40.50 25.00
2012 23 AA NEW 1 1 0 4.1 6 2 1 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 4.15 1.95
2013 24 R GUL 6 6 0 15.0 25 12 1 18 5 0 1 0 0 0 7.20 2.00
2014 25 A+ FOR 18 7 0 62.1 71 28 2 70 25 3 3 0 0 0 4.04 1.55
2014 25 AA NEW 13 1 0 21.2 19 9 3 27 6 1 0 1 0 0 3.74 1.18
2015 26 AA CHA 30 18 0 115.1 117 58 7 100 43 8 4 0 0 0 4.53 1.39
2016 27 AA CHA 39 0 0 7.0 10 5 0 6 1 0 1 0 0 0 6.43 1.57
2016 27 AAA ROC 39 0 0 49.2 42 20 2 50 24 2 1 11 0 0 3.62 1.34
2016 27 MAJ MIN 16 0 0 17.3 14 8 2 14 11 1 3 0 1 1 4.15 1.44
2017 28 AAA ROC 34 0 0 47.1 33 17 5 48 11 7 3 7 0 0 3.23 0.93
2017 28 MAJ MIN 6 0 0 7.3 8 4 2 7 8 0 0 0 0 0 4.91 2.18
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3-Year Averages     16 0 0 17.3 14 8 2 14 11 1 3 0 1 1 4.15 1.44
Career  (View All)     22 0 0 24.7 22 12 4 21 19 1 3 0 4.38 1.66

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Alex Wimmers Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Team Games 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
Jun. 17 Cle 1.7 1 1 1 1 3 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.91 2.18
Jun. 11 @SF 0.3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.15 1.62
Jun. 6 @Sea 1.7 3 2 2 1 1 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.50 1.25
Jun. 3 @LAA 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0.00 0.43
Jun. 2 @LAA 1.3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
Last 14 Games (Team)
3 Games Pitched:  Avg. 1.2 IP/G
3.7 4 3 3 2 6 4 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 7.36 2.73
Last 30 Games (Team)
5 Games Pitched:  Avg. 1.2 IP/G
6.0 5 3 3 2 6 5 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 4.50 1.83
Last 60 Games (Team)
5 Games Pitched:  Avg. 1.2 IP/G
6.0 5 3 3 2 6 5 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 4.50 1.83

Alex Wimmers Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201718354002.308
201627574200.200

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201720434000.235
2016459410202.256

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20173.00003516.003.00
20167.31105614.911.91

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20174.30004314.151.62
201610.00209513.601.10
Alex Wimmers vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Alex Wimmers 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
2010 21 A+ FOR 4 4 15.2 13.62 2.96 4.60 0.00 90.9% 0.57 1.16 .232
2011 22 A+ FOR 1 4 40.2 8.73 4.93 1.77 1.12 68.9% 4.20 4.67 .236
2011 22 R GUL 1 0 1.0 9.00 9.00 1.00 0.00 100% 0.00 4.20 .000
2012 23 R GUL 1 1 .2 0.00 45.00 0.00 0.00 40% 40.50 18.20 .876
2012 23 AA NEW 1 1 4.1 6.59 4.39 1.50 2.20 85.7% 4.15 6.37 .369
2013 24 R GUL 6 6 15.0 10.80 3.00 3.60 0.60 62.1% 7.20 3.07 .497
2014 25 A+ FOR 18 7 62.1 10.14 3.62 2.80 0.29 72.3% 4.04 2.72 .396
2014 25 AA NEW 13 1 21.2 11.46 2.55 4.50 1.27 72.7% 3.74 3.34 .328
2015 26 AA CHA 30 18 115.1 7.82 3.36 2.33 0.55 66.7% 4.53 3.40 .329
2016 27 AA CHA 39 0 7.0 7.71 1.29 6.00 0.00 54.5% 6.43 1.91 .421
2016 27 AAA ROC 39 0 49.2 9.15 4.39 2.08 0.37 71.9% 3.62 3.28 .311
2016 27 MAJ MIN 16 0 17.3 7.27 5.71 1.27 1.04 1.71 73.9% 91.6 MPH 4.15 4.99 .256
2017 28 AAA ROC 34 0 47.1 9.17 2.10 4.36 0.96 69.2% 3.23 3.24 .248
2017 28 MAJ MIN 6 0 7.3 8.59 9.82 0.88 2.45 0.73 85.7% 91.5 MPH 4.91 8.11 .305
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3-Year Averages     16 0 17.3 7.27 5.71 1.27 1.04 73.9% 4.15 4.99 .256
Career     22 0 24.7 7.66 6.93 1.11 1.46 78.4% 4.38 5.99 .270

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Alex Wimmers Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2016 P 17.3 0 1 0 0 7 0 0 0
2017 P 7.3 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2016 P 0 -1 0 0 0 0 -1
2017 P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

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2017 Stat Review for Alex Wimmers    As compared to the top 100 relief pitchers in 2016 (min 55 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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0.88 K/BB
TERRIBLE
8.59 K/9
WEAK
9.82 BB/9
TERRIBLE
91.5 MPH Fastball
WEAK
2.5 HR/9
TERRIBLE
0.73 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE FLYBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

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4.91 ERA
TERRIBLE
2.18 WHIP
TERRIBLE
8.11 FIP
TERRIBLE
BABIP/Strand

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

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.305 BABIP
ABOVE AVERAGE
85.7% Strand Rate
HIGH

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Alex Wimmers: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

The Twins designated Wimmers for assignment Friday.

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Wimmers was recalled from Triple-A Rochester to serve as the 26th man for Saturday's doubleheader against the Indians.

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Wimmers has been sent down to Triple-A Rochester, Joe Christensen of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

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Wimmers has been recalled from Triple-A Rochester, Phil Miller of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

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Wimmers was demoted to Double-A Chattanooga after posting a 5.73 ERA with a 9:7 K:BB in 11 innings at Triple-A Rochester, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

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Wimmers was assigned to Minnesota's minor-league camp Wednesday.

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Wimmers has a 3.00 ERA with seven strikeouts in six innings this spring. He's being considered for a final spot in the bullpen, the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

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Wimmers was outrighted to Triple-A Rochester on Monday.

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The Twins recalled Wimmers from Triple-A Rochester on Friday, MLB.com's Rhett Bollinger reports.

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Wimmers has a 4.58 ERA and 15:8 K:BB in 17.2 innings since being promoted to Triple-A Rochester.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2014

Wimmers, a first-round pick by the Twins in 2010, spent the 2013 season working his way back from Tommy John surgery. He struggled with the team's rookie-level affiliate, posting a 7.20 ERA over six starts, and ongoing elbow issues may have played a role as he underwent surgery in October to decompress the radial nerve in his right elbow. His health is uncertain heading into spring training and it looks like he may fail to live up to his first-round promise due to his injuries.

2011

Wimmers, Minnesota's 2010 first-round draft pick out of Ohio State, had a strong professional debut by allowing one run in 15.1 innings at Low-A Fort Myers with a 23:5 K:BB ratio. He has a 90-93 mph fastball, a good breaking ball and the best changeup in the draft class along with sharp control. He'll likely begin 2011 in Double-A, with a chance to reach the majors as soon as 2012.