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Portrait of Lance McCullers

Lance McCullers P  

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2018 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 24)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date10-2-1993
Height6' 1"
Weight205 lbs
Age24 years, 7 months, 21 days
BatsL
ThrowsR
2014
2.22015
1.52016
1.32017
2.42018
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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
2015 HOU MLB 22 22 125.7 6 7 0 106 43 129 10 .262 103 7.6 3.1 0.7 9.2 48% .288 .235 1.19 3.23 3.22 94 3.60 84.1 2.2
2016 HOU MLB 14 14 81.0 6 5 0 80 45 106 5 .262 97 8.9 5.0 0.6 11.8 59% .383 .259 1.54 2.95 3.22 90 3.73 82.6 1.5
2017 HOU MLB 22 22 118.7 7 4 0 114 40 132 8 .258 104 8.6 3.0 0.6 10.0 62% .330 .248 1.30 3.07 4.25 91 4.60 97.9 1.3
2018 HOU MLB 10 10 59.0 6 2 0 44 23 66 3 .252 105 6.7 3.5 0.5 10.1 58% .291 .208 1.14 2.92 3.20 85 2.59 58.6 1.7
CareerMLB6868384.32518034415143326.2591028.13.50.610.156%.321.2401.293.073.54913.7884.16.7

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-
2012 AST Rk 4 4 11.0 0 1 0 10 2 12 0 .263 91 8.2 1.6 0.0 9.8 53% .312 .216 1.09 1.79 1.64 83 1.37 32.4
2012 GRV Rk 4 4 15.0 0 3 0 10 10 17 2 .264 101 6.0 6.0 1.2 10.2 54% .216 .253 1.33 5.35 4.80 101 4.23 83.3
2013 QUD A 25 19 104.7 6 5 0 92 49 117 3 .262 102 7.9 4.2 0.3 10.1 57% .327 .249 1.35 3.04 3.18 84 3.41 74.2
2014 LNC A+ 25 18 97.0 3 6 4 95 56 115 18 .275 104 8.8 5.2 1.7 10.7 48% .311 .289 1.56 5.72 5.47 99 5.04 95.5
2015 HOU MLB 22 22 125.7 6 7 0 106 43 129 10 .262 103 7.6 3.1 0.7 9.2 48% .288 .235 1.19 3.23 3.22 94 3.60 84.1
2015 CCH AA 7 5 32.0 3 1 1 16 14 48 1 .262 104 4.5 3.9 0.3 13.5 42% .234 .191 0.94 2.20 0.56 68 2.18 48.5
2016 HOU MLB 14 14 81.0 6 5 0 80 45 106 5 .262 97 8.9 5.0 0.6 11.8 59% .383 .259 1.54 2.95 3.22 90 3.73 82.6
2016 CCH AA 1 1 3.0 0 0 0 3 0 4 1 .268 96 9.0 0.0 3.0 12.0 38% .286 .285 1.00 4.84 3.00 92 4.13 98.5
2016 FRE AAA 1 1 5.0 0 0 0 2 2 7 0 .249 130 3.6 3.6 0.0 12.6 70% .200 .144 0.80 2.12 0.00 80 3.15 64.1
2017 HOU MLB 22 22 118.7 7 4 0 114 40 132 8 .258 104 8.6 3.0 0.6 10.0 62% .330 .248 1.30 3.07 4.25 91 4.60 97.9
2017 CCH AA 1 1 5.0 1 0 0 5 1 2 0 .256 100 9.0 1.8 0.0 3.6 50% .312 .247 1.20 3.11 3.60 102 4.36 97.9
2017 FRE AAA 1 1 3.0 0 1 0 3 5 1 0 .261 101 9.0 15.0 0.0 3.0 50% .300 .355 2.67 8.05 9.00 109 5.95 114.7
2018 HOU MLB 10 10 59.0 6 2 0 44 23 66 3 .252 105 6.7 3.5 0.5 10.1 58% .291 .208 1.14 2.92 3.20 85 2.59 58.6

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
2015 2098 0.4847 0.4352 0.7536 0.5890 0.2905 0.8798 0.5127 0.2464
2016 1334 0.4370 0.4378 0.6866 0.5798 0.3276 0.8669 0.4390 0.3134
2017 2004 0.4456 0.4526 0.7178 0.5733 0.3555 0.8926 0.4911 0.2822
2018 966 0.4213 0.4565 0.6939 0.6044 0.3488 0.8374 0.5128 0.3061
Career64020.4530.44440.71940.58450.32740.87470.49060.2806

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
2014-06-17 2014-07-01 Minors 14 0 - Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2018 HOU $2,450,000
2017 HOU $548,000
2016 HOU $516,700
2015 HOU $
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$1,064,700
2018Current$2,450,000
3 yrPvs + Cur$3,514,700
3 yrTotal$3,514,700

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 140 dBoras Corp.1 year/$2.45M (2018)

Details
  • 1 year/$2.45M (2018). Re-signed by Houston 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration).
  • 1 year (2017). Re-signed by Houston 3/17.
  • 1 year/$0.5167M (2016). Re-signed by Houston 3/16.
  • 1 year (2015). Contract selected by Houston 5/18/15.
  • Drafted by Houston 2012 (1s-41) (Jesuit HS, Tampa). $2.5M signing bonus ($1.2587M slot).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .245 .317 .364 .245
11 vs R (Multi) .246 .343 .382 .253
18 Split (Multi) -.001 -.026 -.019 -.008
19 LgAvg (Multi) .006 .020 .015 .013
30 vs L (2016) .273 .351 .400 .266
31 vs R (2016) .248 .359 .363 .252
38 Split (2016) .025 -.008 .037 .013
39 LgAvg (2016) .003 .018 .013 .012

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