Rico Garcia
25-Year-Old PitcherSP
2019 Fantasy Outlook
There was no outlook written for Rico Garcia in 2019. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.
$Signed a one-year contract with the Rockies in August of 2019. Waived by the Rockies in November of 2019. Claimed off waivers by the Giants in November of 2019.
Claimed by Giants
PSan Francisco Giants
November 5, 2019
Garcia was claimed off waivers by the Giants on Monday, Jeff Passan of ESPN.com reports.
ANALYSIS
Garcia made his debut in 2019, giving up seven runs in six innings at the big-league level while posting a 2:5 K:BB. The 25-year-old was also poor in 13 starts for Triple-A Albuquerque, recording a 6.90 ERA, though he posted an excellent 1.85 ERA in 13 starts for Double-A Hartford.
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Pitching Appearances Breakdown
Average Pitch Count
50
Last 10 Games
50
Last 5 Games
50
How many pitches does Rico Garcia 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 Rico Garcia generally pitch?
 
 
 
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% Games Reaching Innings Threshold
% Games By Number of Innings Pitched
Left/Right Pitching Splits
Since 2017
 
 
-17%
BAA vs RHP
2019
 
 
-17%
BAA vs RHP
2018
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2017
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BAA Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR
Since 2017vs Left .400 13 0 3 4 2 0 1
Since 2017vs Right .333 17 2 2 5 1 0 2
2019vs Left .400 13 0 3 4 2 0 1
2019vs Right .333 17 2 2 5 1 0 2
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
 
 
-100%
ERA on Road
2019
 
 
-100%
ERA on Road
2018
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2017
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ERA WHIP IP W L SV K/9 BB/9 HR/9
Since 2017Home 10.50 2.33 6.0 0 1 0 3.0 7.5 4.5
Since 2017Away 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2019Home 10.50 2.33 6.0 0 1 0 3.0 7.5 4.5
2019Away 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 Rico Garcia 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
0.40
 
K/9
3.0
 
BB/9
7.5
 
HR/9
4.5
 
Fastball
90.4 mph
 
ERA
10.50
 
WHIP
2.33
 
BABIP
.287
 
GB/FB
1.13
 
Left On Base
71.4%
 
Exit Velocity
94.0 mph
 
Barrels/BBE
9.1%
 
Spin Rate
2091 rpm
 
Balls Hit 95+ MPH
50.0%
 
Swinging Strike
5.1%
 
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Called up by Colorado
PColorado Rockies
September 7, 2019
Garcia was recalled by the Rockies on Saturday.
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Sent to Triple-A
PColorado Rockies
August 28, 2019
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Falters in big-league debut
PColorado Rockies
August 27, 2019
Garcia (0-1) took the loss against Boston on Tuesday, pitching five innings and giving up six runs on seven hits and five walks while striking out two.
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Promoted to big leagues
PColorado Rockies
August 27, 2019
Garica had his contract selected from Triple-A Albuquerque on Tuesday.
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Likely starter Tuesday with callup
PColorado Rockies
August 27, 2019
The Rockies will select Garcia's contract from Triple-A Albuquerque ahead of Tuesday's game against the Red Sox, William Boor of MLB.com reports. He's expected to draw the start in his major-league debut.
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