David Hess
David Hess
26-Year-Old PitcherSP
Baltimore Orioles
2019 Fantasy Outlook
There was no outlook written for David Hess in 2019. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.
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$Signed a one-year contract with the Orioles in March of 2019.
Joining big-league roster
PBaltimore Orioles
September 2, 2019
Hess will be called up by the Orioles on Tuesday, Nathan Ruiz of The Baltimore Sun reports.
ANALYSIS
Hess has been poor in 75 innings at the big-league level this season, posting a 7.44 ERA. He started in 14 of his 20 appearances, but there doesn't seem to be a starting spot available at this time.
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Pitching Appearances Breakdown
Average Pitch Count
62
Last 10 Games
37
Last 5 Games
29
How many pitches does David Hess generally throw?
 
1-10
 
11-20
 
21-30
 
31-40
 
41-50
 
51-60
 
61-70
 
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81-90
 
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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 David Hess generally pitch?
 
 
 
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% Games Reaching Innings Threshold
% Games By Number of Innings Pitched
Left/Right Pitching Splits
Since 2017
 
 
-10%
BAA vs LHP
2019
 
 
-11%
BAA vs LHP
2018
 
 
-6%
BAA vs LHP
2017
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BAA Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR
Since 2017vs Left .258 374 58 34 85 15 0 20
Since 2017vs Right .286 445 84 33 115 25 3 30
2019vs Left .266 144 26 16 33 7 0 5
2019vs Right .300 221 42 14 61 10 2 23
2018vs Left .254 230 32 18 52 8 0 15
2018vs Right .271 224 42 19 54 15 1 7
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
 
 
-23%
ERA on Road
2019
 
 
-44%
ERA on Road
2018
 
 
-16%
ERA at Home
2017
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ERA WHIP IP W L SV K/9 BB/9 HR/9
Since 2017Home 6.75 1.54 74.2 2 8 0 6.6 3.9 2.8
Since 2017Away 5.22 1.40 108.2 2 12 0 7.2 2.9 2.2
2019Home 9.42 1.87 35.1 0 5 0 7.4 5.1 3.6
2019Away 5.24 1.30 44.2 1 5 0 7.9 2.0 2.8
2018Home 4.35 1.25 39.1 2 3 0 5.9 2.7 2.1
2018Away 5.20 1.47 64.0 1 7 0 6.8 3.5 1.8
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 David Hess 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
2.27
 
K/9
7.7
 
BB/9
3.4
 
HR/9
3.2
 
Fastball
93.0 mph
 
ERA
7.09
 
WHIP
1.55
 
BABIP
.295
 
GB/FB
0.84
 
Left On Base
60.1%
 
Exit Velocity
92.3 mph
 
Barrels/BBE
12.6%
 
Spin Rate
2094 rpm
 
Balls Hit 95+ MPH
50.2%
 
Swinging Strike
8.9%
 
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Sent to Triple-A
PBaltimore Orioles
August 7, 2019
Hess was optioned to Triple-A Norfolk after Wednesday's loss to the Yankees.
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Moves to bullpen
PBaltimore Orioles
August 7, 2019
Hess gave up two runs on two hits in the ninth inning of Tuesday's 9-4 loss to the Yankees.
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Shelled by Padres
PBaltimore Orioles
July 29, 2019
Hess (1-10) took the loss against the Padres on Monday, giving up five earned runs on six hits over 4.2 innings, striking out seven and walking none as the Orioles fell 8-1.
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Recalled to start Monday
PBaltimore Orioles
July 29, 2019
Hess was recalled from Triple-A Norfolk on Monday and will start Monday night's game in San Diego, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.
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Returns to Triple-A
PBaltimore Orioles
July 13, 2019
Hess was optioned to Triple-A Norfolk following Saturday's doubleheader against the Rays.
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