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Kyle Freeland

24-Year-Old Pitcher – Colorado Rockies

2017 Stats

W-L

10-7

ERA

3.64

WHIP

1.37

K

72

SV

0

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Freeland has not quite lived up to expectations as a first-round pick in 2014, but he still may end up being a serviceable big-league hurler. The lefty is a groundball pitcher, which is particularly i...

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2017 ADP:  680

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: L   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 200   DOB: 5/14/1993   BORN: Denver, CO   COLLEGE: Evansville   DRAFTED: 1st Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Kyle Freeland Contract Information:

Signed with the Rockies for approximately $2.5 million in June of 2014.

July 23, 2017  –  Kyle Freeland News

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Freeland (10-7) held the Pirates to two runs on six hits with two walks and three strikeouts over six innings in Sunday's win.

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Kyle Freeland 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
2014 21 R GRA 5 5 0 17.1 16 3 0 15 2 1 0 0 0 0 1.56 1.05
2014 21 A ASH 5 5 0 21.2 14 2 1 18 4 2 0 0 0 0 0.83 0.85
2015 22 A+ MOD 7 7 0 39.2 48 21 5 19 8 3 2 0 0 0 4.76 1.43
2015 22 R GRA 2 2 0 7.0 2 0 0 9 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.57
2016 23 AA HAR 12 14 0 88.1 84 38 9 51 25 5 7 0 0 0 3.87 1.24
2016 23 AAA ALB 12 12 0 73.2 81 32 7 57 19 6 3 0 0 0 3.91 1.37
2017 24 MAJ COL 20 19 0 116.3 115 47 13 72 44 10 7 0 0 0 3.64 1.37
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Career  (View All)     20 19 0 116.3 115 47 13 72 44 10 7 0 3.64 1.37

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▼ Advanced Stats

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Kyle Freeland Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP IP H R ER HR BB K HBP WP CG W-L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
Jul. 23 Pit 6.0 6 2 2 1 2 3 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 3.64 1.37
Jul. 15 @NYM 3.0 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.67 1.37
Jul. 9 CWS 8.3 1 0 0 0 3 9 1 0 0 W 0 0 0 3.77 1.40
Jul. 4 Cin 5.3 8 5 5 1 2 1 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 4.09 1.47
Jun. 28 @SF 6.0 7 4 4 2 1 2 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 3.84 1.45
Jun. 23 @LAD 6.0 10 5 5 1 3 3 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 3.70 1.46
Jun. 17 SF 6.0 8 1 1 0 2 3 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 3.42 1.41
Jun. 12 @Pit 5.7 9 5 4 1 2 3 1 0 0 L 0 0 0 3.57 1.39
Jun. 7 Cle 6.3 6 1 1 1 0 5 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 3.34 1.34
Jun. 1 @Sea 6.0 6 2 2 1 2 3 3 0 0 W 0 0 0 3.53 1.38
May. 27 StL 6.0 8 3 3 1 2 4 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 3.43 1.37
May. 21 @Cin 5.7 6 4 4 2 2 3 1 0 0 W 0 0 0 3.48 1.35
Last 14 Games (Team)
3 Games Pitched:  Avg. 5.8 IP/G
17.3 7 2 2 1 6 16 1 0 0 2-0 0 0 0 1.04 0.75
Last 30 Games (Team)
6 Games Pitched:  Avg. 5.8 IP/G
34.7 32 16 16 5 12 22 1 0 0 2-3 0 0 0 4.15 1.27
Last 60 Games (Team)
12 Games Pitched:  Avg. 5.9 IP/G
70.3 75 32 31 11 22 43 6 0 0 6-5 0 0 0 3.97 1.38

Kyle Freeland Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201710226526303.280

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201739846398916110.259

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201761.7640422153.211.30

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201754.7430302384.121.45
Kyle Freeland 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
2014 21 R GRA 5 5 17.1 7.89 1.05 7.50 0.00 83.3% 1.56 1.97 .325
2014 21 A ASH 5 5 21.2 7.64 1.70 4.50 0.42 94.1% 0.83 2.68 .237
2015 22 A+ MOD 7 7 39.2 4.36 1.84 2.38 1.15 68.6% 4.76 4.50 .320
2015 22 R GRA 2 2 7.0 11.57 2.57 4.50 0.00 100% 0.00 2.34 .157
2016 23 AA HAR 12 14 88.1 5.21 2.55 2.04 0.92 71% 3.87 4.26 .275
2016 23 AAA ALB 12 12 73.2 7.01 2.34 3.00 0.86 73.1% 3.91 3.71 .331
2017 24 MAJ COL 20 19 116.3 5.57 3.40 1.64 1.01 2.66 76.7% 91.9 MPH 3.64 4.76 .285
Today's Projections     0 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
Next 7 Days     0 1 5.5 4.99 3.60 1.39 1.18 67.5% 5.24 4.99 .304
Rest Of Season     0 13 70.6 5.32 3.06 1.74 1.01 69% 4.77 4.50 .312
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Career     20 19 116.3 5.57 3.40 1.64 1.01 76.7% 3.64 4.59 .285

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Kyle Freeland Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2017 P 116.3 3 16 3 0 62 4 116 3
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2017 P 1 0 0 0 2 0 3

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2017 Stat Review for Kyle Freeland    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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1.64 K/BB
TERRIBLE
5.57 K/9
TERRIBLE
3.40 BB/9
WEAK
91.9 MPH Fastball
AVERAGE
1.0 HR/9
GOOD
2.66 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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3.64 ERA
GOOD
1.37 WHIP
WEAK
4.76 FIP
POOR
BABIP/Strand

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

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.285 BABIP
BELOW AVERAGE
76.7% Strand Rate
ABOVE AVERAGE

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Kyle Freeland: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Freeland is expected to fill Tyler Chatwood's rotation spot when it comes up again, Thomas Harding of MLB.com reports.

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Freeland is expected to settle into a bullpen role in the short term while the Rockies look to limit his innings, Patrick Saunders of The Denver Post reports.

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Freeland (9-7) pitched 8.1 scoreless innings with just one hit and three walks allowed during Sunday's win over the White Sox. He struck out nine batters.

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Freeland is a candidate to temporarily move to the bullpen in an effort to limit his workload, Nick Groke of The Denver Post reports.

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Freeland (8-7) allowed five runs on eight hits and two walks while striking out only one batter over 5.1 innings in Tuesday's 8-1 loss to the Reds.

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Freeland (8-6) pitched six innings, allowing four runs on seven hits and one walk, striking out two in Wednesday's loss to the Giants.

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Freeland's next start has been moved up to Wednesday against the Giants, The Denver Post reports.

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Freeland (8-5) allowed five runs on 10 hits and three walks with three strikeouts over six innings in a loss Friday against the Dodgers.

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Freeland (8-4) got the win Saturday against the Giants, allowing just one earned run in six innings. He struck out three batters and allowed eight hits over 94 pitches.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2016

Freeland may have been out of sight and out of the minds of many for most of 2015, but there are reasons not to forget about the No. 8 pick in the 2014 draft. He has been sidelined for much of his professional career, first with shoulder fatigue, then following a procedure to remove bone chips in his elbow. However, he returned to the mound in late July, first for two starts at rookie ball, and then finishing with seven starts for High-A Modesto. A 4.05 ERA, 1.29 WHIP, and 28:10 K:BB over 46.2 innings across both stops probably won’t excite dynasty league owners, and the lack of strikeouts are particularly concerning, but he gets a bit of pass considering it was his first game action in almost a year. Good size and athleticism should aid him in the upper levels, and if his stuff returns to where it was two years ago, Freeland could still reach his potential as a No. 3 starter.

2015

Following a dazzling junior year at the University of Evansville, Freeland was selected eighth overall by the Rockies in the 2014 first-year player draft. The Rockies made quick work in signing the left-hander, who debuted with their rookie club in July before finishing the season with five starts at Low-A Asheville, where he gave up just two runs and struck out 18 batters over 21.2 innings. The Rockies intentionally capped his pitch counts due to the high number of innings he had thrown for Evansville in the spring, but he’ll be on tap for a full workload in 2015, perhaps opening the season a level up in the California League. The 21-year-old doesn’t have overpowering stuff, but does an excellent job of painting the strike zone with his low-90s fastball, low-80s slider and an improving changeup. His early success has been encouraging and could allow him to rise through the Rockies’ system quickly, but he’ll first need to prove himself against the competition in the upper minors before receiving a big-league shot.