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Mike Clevinger

27-Year-Old Pitcher – Cleveland Indians

2018 Stats

W-L

7-5

ERA

3.47

WHIP

1.24

K

118

SV

0

2018 Preseason Projections

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2018 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Clevinger would be a first rounder if hair were a scoring category as he has a magical mane. What he does not have is consistent command as it comes and goes from game to game. There were times in 201...

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2018 ADP:  193.77

Rank (Overall): Hidden

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Mike Clevinger Contract Information:

Signed a one-year contract with the Indians in March of 2018.

July 14, 2018  –  Mike Clevinger News

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Clevinger (7-5) allowed five runs (four earned) on seven hits and a walk while striking out eight across six innings to take the loss Saturday against the Yankees.

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Mike Clevinger Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G GS SH IP H ER HR K BB W L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
2011 20 R ORE 3 0 0 4.0 3 1 0 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 2.25 1.25
2012 21 A CED 8 8 0 41.0 37 17 3 34 13 1 1 0 0 0 3.73 1.22
2013 22 R TEM 1 2 0 3.0 2 1 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 3.00 1.33
2013 22 R ORE 1 1 0 2.2 6 5 0 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 16.88 3.64
2014 23 A+ INL 13 13 0 55.1 58 33 8 58 27 1 3 0 0 0 5.37 1.54
2014 23 A BUR 5 5 0 24.0 16 5 2 27 5 3 0 0 0 0 1.88 0.88
2014 23 A CAR 5 4 0 20.2 20 11 1 15 11 0 1 0 0 0 4.79 1.53
2015 24 AA AKR 27 26 0 158.0 127 48 8 145 40 9 8 0 0 0 2.73 1.06
2016 25 AAA COL 17 17 0 93.0 78 31 8 97 35 11 1 0 0 0 3.00 1.22
2016 25 MAJ CLE 17 10 0 53.0 50 31 8 50 29 3 3 0 0 0 5.26 1.49
2017 26 AAA COL 7 7 0 34.0 28 10 3 38 14 3 2 0 0 0 2.65 1.24
2017 26 MAJ CLE 27 21 0 121.7 92 42 13 137 60 12 6 0 0 0 3.11 1.25
2018 27 MAJ CLE 19 19 1 122.0 111 47 10 118 40 7 5 0 0 0 3.47 1.24
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3-Year Averages     22 15 0 87.3 71 36 10 93 44 7 4 0 0 0 3.71 1.32
Career  (View All)     63 50 1 296.7 253 120 31 305 129 22 14 0 3.64 1.29

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Mike Clevinger Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Team Games To Display:    Show 14Show 14    Show 30Show 30    Show 60Show 60
DATE OPP IP H R ER HR BB K HBP WP CG W-L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
Jul. 14 NYY 6.0 7 5 4 2 1 8 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 3.47 1.24
Jul. 9 Cin 6.0 7 5 5 1 3 11 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 3.34 1.23
Jul. 1 @Oak 6.0 8 3 3 0 2 5 1 0 0 W 0 0 0 3.11 1.21
Jun. 25 @StL 5.0 6 2 2 0 2 4 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 3.03 1.18
Jun. 19 CWS 7.7 5 1 1 0 2 10 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 3.00 1.16
Jun. 14 @CWS 7.0 5 2 1 1 1 11 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 3.15 1.18
Jun. 9 @Det 6.7 4 2 2 0 3 5 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.31 1.21
Jun. 3 @Min 6.0 7 4 4 2 3 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.36 1.22
May. 29 CWS 6.7 4 1 1 0 2 7 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 3.14 1.19
May. 24 Hou 5.3 7 5 5 1 3 4 1 0 0 L 0 0 0 3.32 1.22
May. 18 @Hou 6.3 8 3 3 1 4 6 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 2.87 1.16
May. 12 KC 7.7 8 2 2 0 0 5 0 1 0 W 0 0 0 2.70 1.07
Last 14 Games (Team)
2 Games Pitched:  Avg. 6.0 IP/G
12.0 14 10 9 3 4 19 0 0 0 0-2 0 0 0 6.75 1.50
Last 30 Games (Team)
5 Games Pitched:  Avg. 6.1 IP/G
30.7 33 16 15 3 10 38 1 0 0 2-3 0 0 0 4.40 1.40
Last 60 Games (Team)
12 Games Pitched:  Avg. 6.4 IP/G
76.3 76 35 33 8 26 79 2 1 0 5-5 0 0 0 3.89 1.34

Mike Clevinger Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20182385026511334.243
20171945022441308.257
2016103231216201.178

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20182616814601206.244
20173088738481205.180
20161302717341107.301

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201863.3330661764.261.31
201759.35306828103.791.35
201628.0210251923.541.46

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201858.7420522342.611.16
201762.3730693232.451.16
201625.0120251067.201.52
Mike Clevinger vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Mike Clevinger Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G GS IP K/9 BB/9 K/BB HR/9 GB/FB Ratio Strand % Fastball ERA FIP BABIP
2011 20 R ORE 3 0 4.0 11.25 4.50 2.50 0.00 80% 2.25 2.20 .323
2012 21 A CED 8 8 41.0 7.46 2.85 2.62 0.66 70.2% 3.73 3.66 .294
2013 22 R TEM 1 2 3.0 9.00 6.00 1.50 0.00 75% 3.00 3.20 .268
2013 22 R ORE 1 1 2.2 8.18 8.18 1.00 0.00 37.5% 16.88 5.47 .588
2014 23 A+ INL 13 13 55.1 9.47 4.41 2.15 1.31 67.5% 5.37 4.67 .339
2014 23 A BUR 5 5 24.0 10.13 1.88 5.40 0.75 84.2% 1.88 2.66 .256
2014 23 A CAR 5 4 20.2 6.68 4.90 1.36 0.45 66.7% 4.79 4.44 .312
2015 24 AA AKR 27 26 158.0 8.26 2.28 3.63 0.46 74.8% 2.73 2.95 .284
2016 25 AAA COL 17 17 93.0 9.39 3.39 2.77 0.77 78.1% 3.00 3.39 .298
2016 25 MAJ CLE 17 10 53.0 8.49 4.92 1.72 1.36 1.16 67.6% 93.4 MPH 5.26 4.92 .297
2017 26 AAA COL 7 7 34.0 10.06 3.71 2.71 0.79 82.1% 2.65 3.44 .302
2017 26 MAJ CLE 27 21 121.7 10.13 4.44 2.28 0.96 1.27 79.1% 92.5 MPH 3.11 3.89 .277
2018 27 MAJ CLE 19 19 122.0 8.70 2.95 2.95 0.74 1.23 73.8% 93.3 MPH 3.47 3.36 .309
Today's Projections     0 1 6.0 9.66 3.82 2.53 1.07 75.2% 3.75 0.68 .307
Next 7 Days     0 2 12.1 9.66 3.52 2.75 0.99 75.9% 3.54 3.65 .309
Rest Of Season     0 14 82.1 9.64 3.50 2.75 1.04 75.6% 3.60 3.72 .307
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3-Year Averages     22 15 87.3 9.58 4.53 2.11 1.03 75.2% 3.71 4.07 .285
Career     63 50 296.7 9.25 3.91 2.36 0.94 74.6% 3.64 3.85 .295

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Mike Clevinger Defensive Stats

DRS Breakdown
Pos Year Inn DRS (?) Pos Rank Range & Pos (?) OF Arm (?) GFP/DME (?) GDP (?) Bunts (?) Catcher SB (?) Pitcher SB (?) Adj ERA (?) Strike Zone(?)
P 2017 121.7 2 - 0 0 0 0 -1 0 3 0 0
2018 122 1 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0

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2018 Stat Review for Mike Clevinger    As compared to the top 100 starting pitchers in 2016 (min 130 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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2.95 K/BB
AVERAGE
8.70 K/9
GOOD
2.95 BB/9
WEAK
93.3 MPH Fastball
GOOD
0.7 HR/9
ELITE
1.23 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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3.47 ERA
GOOD
1.24 WHIP
AVERAGE
3.36 FIP
ELITE
BABIP/Strand

Balls in play avg. and % of runners left stranded.

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.309 BABIP
HIGH
73.8% Strand Rate
AVERAGE

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Mike Clevinger: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Clevinger (7-4) allowed five runs on seven hits and three walks across six innings to take the loss Monday against the Reds. He struck out 11.

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Clevinger will start Monday against the Reds, Joe Noga of the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.

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Clevinger (7-3) got the win against Oakland on Sunday, giving up three earned runs on eight hits over six innings, striking out five and walking two in a 15-3 victory for the Indians.

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Clevinger (6-3) allowed two runs on six hits and two walks with four strikeouts through five innings and took the loss Monday against the Cardinals.

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Clevinger (6-2) tossed seven one-run innings to earn the win Tuesday against the White Sox, striking out 10 while allowing five hits and two walks.

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Clevinger (5-2) fired seven innings of two-run ball (one earned) with a career-high 11 strikeouts while yielding a walk and five hits in a 5-2 win over the White Sox on Thursday.

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Clevinger (4-2) gave up two earned runs over 6.2 innings in a no-decision Saturday against the Tigers. He racked up five strikeouts and issued three walks on 104 pitches.

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Clevinger allowed four runs on seven hits and three walks across six innings in a no-decision Sunday against the Twins. He struck out three.

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Clevinger (4-2) allowed one run on four hits and two walks while recording seven strikeouts over 6.2 innings to earn the win over the White Sox on Tuesday.

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Clevinger (3-2) allowed five earned runs on seven hits and three walks while striking out four across 5.1 innings to take the loss Thursday against the Astros.

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2017

Clevinger looks like a Jacob deGrom starter kit, though he didn't quite pitch like one in a 53-inning debut sample. He has the 93-95 mph heater and three secondary pitches, but he leans on the slider and changeup while the curveball is more of a show-me pitch. The right-hander struggled a bit the third time through the lineup like most young arms. He also started slow so he really only found success in the third and fourth innings of his starts. He was also solid in 12 innings of relief. He needs to figure out righties again if he's going to find success similar to his minor league track record (3.41 ERA, 2.8 K/BB). Homers were his undoing, almost exclusively because of a lack of fastball command. He yielded too many walks with it to righties and lefties, but righties had a 600-point better OPS with five homers in 75 plate appearances. In summation: Clevinger has some common young-arm issues, but enough raw stuff to stay firmly on the radar.