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Ian Anderson

19-Year-Old Pitcher – Atlanta Braves

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The Braves have at least nine pitching prospects who warrant ownership in deeper leagues, and Anderson is squarely in the middle of that pack. He has a very athletic 6-foot-3, 170-pound frame and boas...

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LEAGUE: A    40 MAN: NO   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 170   DOB: 5/2/1998   DRAFTED: 1st Rd   

August 9, 2017  –  Ian Anderson News

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Anderson, 19, has a 3.29 ERA and 99:42 K:BB in 79.1 innings for Low-A Rome.

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Year Age Lg Tm G GS SH IP H ER HR K BB W L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
2016 18 R GUL 5 5 0 18.0 14 0 0 18 4 1 0 0 0 0 0.00 1.00
2016 18 R DAN 5 5 0 21.2 19 9 1 18 8 0 2 0 0 0 3.74 1.27
2017 19 A ROM 20 20 0 83.0 69 29 0 101 43 4 5 0 0 0 3.14 1.35

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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
2016 18 R GUL 5 5 18.0 9.00 2.00 4.50 0.00 100% 0.00 1.87 .299
2016 18 R DAN 5 5 21.2 7.64 3.40 2.25 0.42 69.2% 3.74 3.25 .301
2017 19 A ROM 20 20 83.0 10.95 4.66 2.35 0.00 74.1% 3.14 2.72 .341

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

Anderson, 19, has a 3.72 ERA and 83:34 K:BB through 65.1 innings for Low-A Rome.

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Anderson struck out 11 batters over six scoreless innings Thursday, allowing just one hit and one walk, in Low-A Rome's win over Augusta.

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Anderson, 19, has a 3.21 ERA, 1.36 WHIP and 37:17 K:BB in 28 innings with Low-A Rome.

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Anderson notched eight strikeouts over 4.2 innings in his debut for Low-A Rome. He gave up one run on two hits and three walks against West Virginia.

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Anderson is close to an agreement with the Braves on a contract, Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports reports.

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The Braves have selected Anderson with the third overall pick in the 2016 first-year player draft.

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The Braves selected Anderson with the third overall pick in the 2016 draft because they knew he would sign for $2.5 million less than the slot value, allowing them to go over slot with their next five picks. That's not to say Anderson isn't an impressive young hurler. Only six players in the class received more than the $4 million he signed for and he was widely considered a top-15 talent heading into the draft. The 6-foot-3, 170-pound righty already boasts a low-90s fastball and his age and body type suggest he could add velocity in the coming years. He utilizes quality secondaries in his slider and changeup while also showing advanced command/control for his age. Anderson shut out the Gulf Coast League over 18 innings before heading to the more advanced Appalachian League, where he continued to look the part of a top-10 pick. He should spend most of 2017 with Low-A Rome and has all the tools to develop into a mid-rotation arm.