Zach Plesac
24-Year-Old PitcherSP
2019 Fantasy Outlook
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$Signed a contract with the Indians in June of 2016.
Notches seventh win
PCleveland Indians
August 23, 2019
Plesac (7-4) picked up the win after allowing one run on four hits and two walks while striking out five over 5.2 innings Friday against the Royals.
ANALYSIS
Plesac threw the ball well in this one, surrendering his lone run in the sixth inning on an RBI triple. Unfortunately, he missed a quality start by one out. The 24-year-old right-hander owns a 3.40 ERA and 1.20 WHIP with 66 punchouts over 87.1 innings this year.
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Left/Right Pitching Splits
Since 2017
 
 
-20%
BAA vs LHP
2019
 
 
-20%
BAA vs LHP
2018
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2017
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BAA Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR
Since 2017vs Left .200 143 25 15 25 4 1 5
Since 2017vs Right .249 212 41 17 48 12 1 10
2019vs Left .200 143 25 15 25 4 1 5
2019vs Right .249 212 41 17 48 12 1 10
2018vs Left 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2018vs Right 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017vs Left 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017vs Right 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Home/Away Pitching Splits
Since 2017
 
 
-21%
ERA at Home
2019
 
 
-21%
ERA at Home
2018
No Stats
2017
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ERA WHIP IP W L SV K/9 BB/9 HR/9
Since 2017Home 3.06 1.16 50.0 5 1 0 6.7 2.9 1.4
Since 2017Away 3.86 1.26 37.1 2 3 0 7.0 3.9 1.7
2019Home 3.06 1.16 50.0 5 1 0 6.7 2.9 1.4
2019Away 3.86 1.26 37.1 2 3 0 7.0 3.9 1.7
2018Home 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2018Away 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017Home 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017Away 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Stat Review
How does Zach Plesac 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 this season's data (min 70 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
2.06
 
K/9
6.8
 
BB/9
3.3
 
HR/9
1.5
 
Fastball
94.1 mph
 
ERA
3.40
 
WHIP
1.20
 
BABIP
.243
 
GB/FB
1.24
 
Left On Base
82.1%
 
Exit Velocity
89.4 mph
 
Barrels/BBE
7.1%
 
Spin Rate
1931 rpm
 
Balls Hit 95+ MPH
37.7%
 
Swinging Strike
9.6%
 
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Handed fourth defeat
PCleveland Indians
August 17, 2019
Plesac (6-4) struck out five and allowed five runs (four earned) on six hits and one walk over 4.2 innings to take the loss against the Yankees on Saturday.
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Falls short of quality start
PCleveland Indians
August 12, 2019
Plesac allowed three runs on seven hits and two walks over five innings Monday, striking out two during the win over Boston. He did not factor in the decision.
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Six shutout innings
PCleveland Indians
August 7, 2019
Plesac allowed five hits and two walks while striking out seven across six scoreless innings in the first game of the Indians' doubleheader against the Rangers on Wednesday. He did not factor into the decision.
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Tuesday's game postponed
PCleveland Indians
August 6, 2019
Plesac won't make his scheduled start Tuesday against the Rangers since the game was postponed due to rain, Zack Meisel of The Athletic reports.
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Dazzles in fifth win
PCleveland Indians
July 27, 2019
Plesac (5-3) picked up the win in Friday's 8-3 victory over the Royals, giving up one unearned run on six hits and two walks over seven innings while striking out four.
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