Dylan Floro

Dylan Floro

31-Year-Old PitcherRP
Miami Marlins
2022 Fantasy Outlook
Floro came to Miami via trade last February and was rock solid in a setup role before landing the Marlins' closer chair after the trade deadline. The well-traveled reliever converted 15 of 21 save opportunities while logging a 2.81 ERA, 1.22 WHIP and 62:25 K:BB over 64 innings. He also recorded a career-high 11 holds while tallying six wins to cap off an outstanding season in high-leverage. Floro isn't known for his strikeout prowess (23%), but he induced plenty of ground balls (49.2%), kept the ball in the park - his 0.3 HR/9 was sixth-best among qualified relievers - and permitted just an 85.9-mph average exit velocity that ranked in the top 5% of the league. One blemish in his profile was a 9.3% walk rate, which was his worst mark in the category to date. Floro should get a nice raise through arbitration and maintain his high-leverage role in 2022, but whether that's as a closer or setup man remains to be seen. Read Past Outlooks
RANKSFrom Preseason
#259
ADP
$Signed a one-year, $3 million contract with the Marlins in March of 2022.
Back from IL
PMiami Marlins
May 9, 2022
Floro (shoulder) has been activated from the 10-day injured list ahead of Monday's game against Arizona, Jordan McPherson of the Miami Herald reports.
ANALYSIS
Floro is ready for his 2022 regular-season debut after missing time with right shoulder tendinitis. He should immediately step into a high-leverage role within Miami's bullpen after cruising to a 2.81 ERA with 62 strikeouts and 15 saves a year ago.
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Pitching Appearances Breakdown
Average Pitch Count
19
Last 10 Games
19
Last 5 Games
19
How many pitches does Dylan Floro generally throw?
 
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121+
What part of the game does Dylan Floro generally pitch?
 
 
 
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% Games Reaching Innings Threshold
% Games By Number of Innings Pitched
Left/Right Pitching Splits
Since 2020
 
 
-5%
BAA vs RHP
2022
 
 
-33%
BAA vs RHP
2021
 
 
-15%
BAA vs RHP
2020
 
 
-34%
BAA vs LHP
BAA Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR
Since 2020vs Left .243 173 24 19 37 6 1 1
Since 2020vs Right .232 216 58 12 47 8 1 3
2022vs Left .500 11 1 1 5 1 0 0
2022vs Right .333 10 0 1 3 0 0 1
2021vs Left .236 128 18 17 26 5 0 1
2021vs Right .201 142 44 8 27 6 0 1
2020vs Left .188 34 5 1 6 0 1 0
2020vs Right .283 64 14 3 17 2 1 1
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Home/Away Pitching Splits
Since 2020
 
 
-46%
ERA at Home
2022
 
 
-78%
ERA at Home
2021
 
 
-59%
ERA at Home
2020
 
 
-14%
ERA on Road
ERA WHIP IP W L SV K/9 BB/9 HR/9
Since 2020Home 2.22 1.07 48.2 6 1 11 8.1 2.8 0.6
Since 2020Away 4.12 1.44 43.2 3 5 4 7.8 3.3 0.2
2022Home 6.00 1.67 3.0 0 0 0 3.0 3.0 3.0
2022Away 27.00 5.00 1.0 0 0 0 0.0 9.0 0.0
2021Home 1.65 1.07 32.2 4 1 11 8.8 3.3 0.3
2021Away 4.02 1.37 31.1 2 5 4 8.6 3.7 0.3
2020Home 2.77 0.92 13.0 2 0 0 7.6 1.4 0.7
2020Away 2.38 1.32 11.1 1 0 0 6.4 1.6 0.0
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Stat Review
How does Dylan Floro compare to other relievers?
This section compares his stats with all relief pitcher seasons from the previous three seasons (minimum 30 innings)*. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that stat and it would be considered average.

* Exit Velocity, Barrels/BBE %, Balls Hit 95+ MPH %, and Spin Rate are benchmarked against 2019 data (min 30 IP). See here for more exit velocity/barrels stats plus an explanation of current limitations with that data set.
  • K/BB
    Strikeout to walk ratio.
  • K/9
    Average strikeouts per nine innings.
  • BB/9
    Average walks per nine innings.
  • HR/9
    Average home runs allowed per nine innings.
  • Fastball
    Average fastball velocity.
  • ERA
    Earned run average. The average earned runs allowed per nine innings.
  • WHIP
    Walks plus hits per inning pitched.
  • BABIP
    Batting average on balls in play. Measures how many balls in play against a pitcher go for hits.
  • GB/FB
    Groundball to flyball ratio. The higher the number, the more likely a pitcher is to induce groundballs.
  • Left On Base
    The percentage of base runners that a pitcher strands on base over the course of a season.
  • Exit Velocity
    The speed of the baseball as it comes off the bat, immediately after a batter makes contact.
  • Barrels/BBE
    The percentage of batted ball events resulting in a Barrel. A Barrel is a batted ball with similar exit velocity and launch angle to past ones that led to a minimum .500 batting average and 1.500 slugging percentage.
  • Spin Rate
    Spin Rate is the rate of spin on a baseball after it is released. It is measured in revolutions per minute (rpm).
  • Balls Hit 95+ MPH
    The percentage of batted balls hit that met or exceeded the 95 MPH threshold.
  • Swinging Strike
    The percentage of pitches that result in a swing and a miss.
K/BB
0.50
 
K/9
2.3
 
BB/9
4.5
 
HR/9
2.3
 
Fastball
92.0 mph
 
ERA
11.25
 
WHIP
2.50
 
BABIP
.405
 
GB/FB
6.50
 
Left On Base
58.1%
 
Exit Velocity
82.0 mph
 
Barrels/BBE
4.0%
 
Spin Rate
2004 rpm
 
Balls Hit 95+ MPH
24.0%
 
Swinging Strike
8.1%
 
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Past Fantasy Outlooks
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Floro bounced around, spending time with the Rays, Cubs and Reds before landing with the Dodgers (for a second time) in July of 2018. He has settled in with Los Angeles and helped the team to a World Series victory, making three appearances against the Rays, including in Game 6. He was left off the roster for the Wild Card Series, which seems preposterous on its surface after the 2020 season Floro had, but keep in mind that was a three-game set with Walker Buehler and Clayton Kershaw starting the first two games. Floro induced weak contact with the best of them during the regular season, with his 84.6 mph average exit velocity ranking in the top 5% of the league. He does not overpower hitters, but with his sinker-slider-changeup arsenal, he gets hitters -- and righties in particular -- to pound the ball into the dirt. While he's a quality reliever, Floro is not a serious threat to the closer job.
Adam Kolarek is the guy the Dodgers used with a lefty up and a groundball needed; that's Floro's job when a righty is at the plate. Floro has made a career out of generating groundballs with his sinker/slider approach. The two pitches tunnel together nicely as he throws the fastball 91-93 mph, but can get his slider up to 89 mph as well. He can get strikeouts when needed, but his intention is to tear up the infield and be the groundskeeping crew's worst nightmare. Fantasy-wise, he doesn't have a role that's conducive to success in most formats because he doesn't work in enough games and the wins are all about the opportunities rather than a skill. As long as he remains a Dodger, this is his future.
Floro joined the Reds on a minor-league contract and began the campaign with Triple-A Louisville. It wasn't long before Cincinnati added him to its active roster. Working mostly in long relief, Floro was sporting a 2.72 ERA in 36.1 innings when he was dealt to the Dodgers in early July. He was optioned to Triple-A Oklahoma City three weeks later, only to return five days later as an injury opened a spot. Floro remained with the Dodgers the rest of the season, registering six of his seven holds after the trade. His calling card is a career 54% groundball rate, helping to offset a decent-but-not-dominant 21 K%. As is the case with many groundball specialists, Floro's WHIP runs high but his ERA is kept in check since he minimizes homers. He doesn't amass ample innings or strikeouts to be a fantasy factor in anything but the deepest of leagues, and then it helps if holds are part of the scoring.
Floro had an up-and-down induction into the majors over 15 innings, generating a 4.20 ERA and 14 strikeouts during a 12-appearance stretch from early-July to mid-August. The right-hander turned in scoreless outings in half of those appearances, but gave up eight runs (seven earned) in the other six. The limited sample helped him generate a career-high 8.4 K/9 -- the 25-year-old has not displayed high-strikeout upside at any of his minor league stints. However, he's proven more than capable of getting outs, posting a sub-3.00 ERA with the top minor league affiliate. Floro could make a case for a bullpen spot at the major league level in 2017 with a strong spring, but his middling strikeout rates in the minors suggest there's little upside here.
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Throwing again Thursday
PMiami Marlins
Shoulder
May 5, 2022
Floro (shoulder) is scheduled to continue his rehab assignment Thursday with Triple-A Jacksonville, Jordan McPherson of the Miami Herald reports.
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Works on consecutive days
PMiami Marlins
Shoulder
May 2, 2022
Floro (shoulder) gave up a hit and struck out one in one-third of an inning for Triple-A Jacksonville on Sunday.
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Throws 23 pitches
PMiami Marlins
Shoulder
April 23, 2022
Floro (shoulder) threw 23 pitches in his rehab appearance with Low-A Jupiter on Saturday, Christina De Nicola of MLB.com reports.
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Rehab assignment to begin Saturday
PMiami Marlins
Shoulder
April 23, 2022
Floro (shoulder) is expected to begin his rehab assignment at Low-A Jupiter on Saturday, Jordan McPherson of the Miami Herald reports.
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Cleared for rehab assignment
PMiami Marlins
Shoulder
April 22, 2022
Floro (shoulder) will begin a rehab assignment at Low-A Jupiter on Friday, Jordan McPherson of the Miami Herald reports.
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