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2017 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 25)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date2-22-1992
Height6' 3"
Weight200 lbs
Age25 years, 8 months, 28 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2013
2014
2015
0.02016
-0.32017
WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA- WARP
2016 KCA MLB 10 0 8.3 1 0 0 11 5 7 1 .258 105 11.9 5.4 1.1 7.6 55% .357 .314 1.92 4.78 6.48 103 4.96 109.9 0.0
2017 KCA MLB 33 0 45.0 1 0 0 50 13 27 4 .250 105 10.0 2.6 0.8 5.4 54% .303 .251 1.40 3.95 3.20 110 5.81 123.7 -0.3
CareerMLB43053.32006118345.25110510.33.00.85.755%.311.2621.484.083.711095.68121.5-0.3

Statistics for All Levels

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA-
2013 BNC Rk 10 5 42.3 4 2 0 49 5 32 2 .255 93 10.4 1.1 0.4 6.8 61% .353 .251 1.28 2.88 3.40 91 3.70 98.8
2014 LEX A 2 0 4.0 1 0 0 2 2 1 0 .227 103 4.5 4.5 0.0 2.2 80% .200 .161 1.00 4.58 0.00 102 4.83 106.2
2015 LEX A 6 0 12.0 1 1 2 10 1 8 0 .268 108 7.5 0.8 0.0 6.0 61% .263 .209 0.92 2.39 1.50 90 3.47 98.3
2015 WIL A+ 16 0 33.0 3 3 4 24 5 23 2 .256 99 6.5 1.4 0.5 6.3 57% .232 .200 0.88 3.10 1.64 88 3.18 96.5
2015 NWA AA 11 0 17.3 1 0 0 24 8 9 1 .263 98 12.5 4.2 0.5 4.7 48% .348 .294 1.85 4.39 5.71 110 7.77 127.6
2015 SUR Wnt 10 0 9.7 1 1 0 11 2 7 2 .000 10.2 1.9 1.9 6.5 0% .300 .000 1.34 6.37 9.31 0 0.00 0.0
2016 KCA MLB 10 0 8.3 1 0 0 11 5 7 1 .258 105 11.9 5.4 1.1 7.6 55% .357 .314 1.92 4.78 6.48 103 4.96 109.9
2016 NWA AA 22 0 34.7 3 2 11 26 8 29 3 .264 6.8 2.1 0.8 7.5 53% .245 .220 0.98 3.40 3.12 95 3.88 101.3
2016 OMA AAA 25 0 33.3 2 4 5 28 16 30 4 .277 7.6 4.3 1.1 8.1 56% .270 .257 1.32 5.01 2.97 103 5.26 109.5
2016 ESC Wnt 13 0 14.3 2 0 7 13 5 8 0 .000 8.2 3.1 0.0 5.0 0% .277 .000 1.26 2.61 1.88 0 0.00 0.0
2017 KCA MLB 33 0 45.0 1 0 0 50 13 27 4 .250 105 10.0 2.6 0.8 5.4 54% .303 .251 1.40 3.95 3.20 110 5.81 123.7
2017 OMA AAA 25 0 32.0 1 1 2 32 9 17 3 .265 9.0 2.5 0.8 4.8 58% .296 .231 1.28 4.72 3.09 104 5.04 97.2

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT
2016 166 0.4880 0.4518 0.8933 0.7037 0.2118 0.9474 0.7222 0.1067
2017 701 0.5464 0.5036 0.8045 0.6997 0.2673 0.8582 0.6353 0.1955
Career8670.53520.49370.82150.70050.25670.87530.65190.1785

Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-04-15 - Minors - - - Not Disclosed - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2017 KCA $
2016 KCA $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 124 d1 year (2017)

Details
  • 1 year (2017). Re-signed by Kansas City 2/17.
  • 1 year (2016). Contract selected by Kansas City 9/6/16.
  • Drafted by Kansas City 2013 (16-474) (Marist).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .333 .429 .611 .374
11 vs R (Multi) .294 .368 .294 .251
18 Split (Multi) .039 .060 .317 .123
19 LgAvg (Multi) .006 .020 .015 .013
30 vs L (2016) .333 .429 .611 .374
31 vs R (2016) .294 .368 .294 .251
38 Split (2016) .039 .060 .317 .123
39 LgAvg (2016) .003 .018 .013 .012

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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Kevin McCarthy has thrown 957 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2015 and 2017, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2017, he has relied primarily on his Sinker (94mph) and Slider (89mph), also mixing in a Change (86mph) and Fourseam Fastball (94mph).