Alexander Wells
24-Year-Old PitcherSP
2021 Fantasy Outlook
There was no outlook written for Alexander Wells in 2021. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.
$Signed a one-year contract with the Orioles in March of 2021.
Yields five runs
PBaltimore Orioles
September 19, 2021
Wells allowed five runs on six hits and a walk over five innings in Sunday's loss to Boston. He struck out three and did not factor in the decision.
ANALYSIS
The Red Sox jumped on Wells right out of the gate, scoring three runs in the first inning and adding another in the second. He then coughed up a solo homer to J.D. Martinez in the third frame. It was his second straight start giving up five runs, inflating his ERA to 7.96 through 31.2 innings this season. Wells is projected to face the Rangers at home next week.
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Pitching Appearances Breakdown
Average Pitch Count
67
Last 10 Games
67
Last 5 Games
65
How many pitches does Alexander Wells generally throw?
 
1-10
 
11-20
 
21-30
 
31-40
 
41-50
 
51-60
 
61-70
 
71-80
 
81-90
 
91-100
 
101-110
 
111-120
 
121+
 
1-10
 
11-20
 
21-30
 
31-40
 
41-50
 
51-60
 
61-70
 
71-80
 
81-90
 
91-100
 
101-110
 
111-120
 
121+
 
1-10
 
11-20
 
21-30
 
31-40
 
41-50
 
51-60
 
61-70
 
71-80
 
81-90
 
91-100
 
101-110
 
111-120
 
121+
What part of the game does Alexander Wells generally pitch?
 
 
 
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% Games Reaching Innings Threshold
% Games By Number of Innings Pitched
Left/Right Pitching Splits
Since 2019
 
 
-28%
BAA vs LHP
2021
 
 
-28%
BAA vs LHP
2020
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2019
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BAA Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR
Since 2019vs Left .256 43 11 3 10 1 1 0
Since 2019vs Right .354 112 12 10 35 6 0 8
2021vs Left .256 43 11 3 10 1 1 0
2021vs Right .354 112 12 10 35 6 0 8
2020vs Left 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2020vs Right 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2019vs Left 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2019vs Right 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Home/Away Pitching Splits
Since 2019
 
 
-1%
ERA on Road
2021
 
 
-1%
ERA on Road
2020
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2019
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ERA WHIP IP W L SV K/9 BB/9 HR/9
Since 2019Home 8.00 2.00 9.0 0 1 0 6.0 3.0 4.0
Since 2019Away 7.94 1.76 22.2 1 2 0 6.8 4.0 1.6
2021Home 8.00 2.00 9.0 0 1 0 6.0 3.0 4.0
2021Away 7.94 1.76 22.2 1 2 0 6.8 4.0 1.6
2020Home 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2020Away 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2019Home 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2019Away 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Stat Review
How does Alexander Wells compare to other starting pitchers?
This section compares his stats with all starting pitcher seasons from the previous three seasons (minimum 120 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 120 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
1.77
 
K/9
6.5
 
BB/9
3.7
 
HR/9
2.3
 
Fastball
88.9 mph
 
ERA
7.96
 
WHIP
1.83
 
BABIP
.358
 
GB/FB
0.65
 
Left On Base
64.1%
 
Exit Velocity
82.2 mph
 
Barrels/BBE
5.4%
 
Spin Rate
2181 rpm
 
Balls Hit 95+ MPH
31.0%
 
Swinging Strike
7.6%
 
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Surrenders three homers
PBaltimore Orioles
September 14, 2021
Wells (1-3) allowed five earned runs on seven hits and one walk while striking out three across four innings to take the loss Tuesday against the Yankees.
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Stays in rotation
PBaltimore Orioles
September 14, 2021
Wells is listed as the Orioles' starting pitcher for Tuesday's game against the Yankees in Baltimore.
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No-decision Tuesday
PBaltimore Orioles
September 8, 2021
Wells didn't factor into the decision in Tuesday's 7-3 win over the Royals, giving up two runs on five hits and two walks over four innings. He struck out two.
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Slated to start Tuesday
PBaltimore Orioles
September 6, 2021
Wells will start Tuesday's game against the Royals, Roch Kubatko of MASNSports.com reports.
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Called up from Triple-A
PBaltimore Orioles
September 1, 2021
The Orioles recalled Wells from Triple-A Norfolk on Wednesday.
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