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2016 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 26)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date10-2-1989
Height6' 3"
Weight195 lbs
Age26 years, 11 months, 22 days
BatsR
ThrowsL
2012
2013
2014
-0.12015
0.02016
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DRA-Based 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 WARP
2015 SEA MLB 11 0 13.3 1 1 0 18 10 8 2 .262 95 12.2 6.8 1.4 5.4 48% .364 .347 2.10 6.33 5.40 116 5.42 -0.1
2016 NYA MLB 1 0 2.7 0 0 0 3 2 0 0 .275 110 10.1 6.8 0.0 0.0 27% .273 .302 1.88 5.36 6.75 125 7.02 -0.1
CareerMLB12016.0110211282.2649811.86.81.14.544%.345.3402.066.175.621175.69-0.2

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
2013 EVE A- 18 8 54.0 2 4 1 61 20 48 1 .264 100 10.2 3.3 0.2 8.0 57% .351 .278 1.50 3.06 4.33
2014 HDS A+ 5 5 23.0 2 1 0 21 10 27 0 .282 119 8.2 3.9 0.0 10.6 49% .333 .216 1.35 2.83 3.13
2014 WTN AA 22 22 125.3 10 7 0 126 25 100 8 .260 101 9.0 1.8 0.6 7.2 51% .304 .258 1.20 3.19 3.52
2015 SEA MLB 11 0 13.3 1 1 0 18 10 8 2 .262 95 12.2 6.8 1.4 5.4 48% .364 .347 2.10 6.33 5.40
2015 TAC AAA 25 6 54.3 3 5 1 61 17 53 7 .270 111 10.1 2.8 1.2 8.8 46% .329 .285 1.44 4.37 4.47
2015 GIG Wnt 6 6 21.3 0 2 0 25 8 19 2 .000 10.5 3.4 0.8 8.0 0% .343 .000 1.55 3.36 5.91
2016 NYA MLB 1 0 2.7 0 0 0 3 2 0 0 .275 110 10.1 6.8 0.0 0.0 27% .273 .302 1.88 5.36 6.75
2016 COH AAA 9 0 10.7 1 0 0 12 6 10 1 .266 10.1 5.1 0.8 8.4 29% .333 .300 1.69 4.48 5.91
2016 OMA AAA 5 0 6.3 0 0 0 10 2 2 1 .265 14.2 2.8 1.4 2.8 48% .346 .352 1.89 6.09 2.84
2016 SWB AAA 11 3 27.3 1 2 0 31 8 21 2 .261 94 10.2 2.6 0.7 6.9 53% .341 .267 1.43 3.57 5.27

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 191 0.5026 0.4503 0.7907 0.5729 0.3263 0.8000 0.7742 0.2093
2016 47 0.4468 0.5532 0.7692 0.9048 0.2692 0.7895 0.7143 0.2308
Career2380.49160.47060.78650.63840.3150.79790.76240.2135

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

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2016 NYA $
2015 SEA $507,500
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$507,500
1 yrTotal$507,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 59 dJackson Management1 year (2016)

Details
  • 1 year (2016). Acquired by NY Yankees in trade 1/12/16 after being DFA by LA Dodgers 1/6/16. Re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16. Claimed by Kansas City off waivers 6/14/16 after being DFA by NY Yankees 6/7/16. Claimed by Cleveland off waivers 7/9/16 after being DFA by Kansas City 7/5/16. DFA by Cleveland 8/4/16. Sent outright to Triple-A 8/14/16.
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015). Contract selected by Seattle 4/5/15. Acquired by LA Dodgers in trade 12/18/15 after being DFA by Seattle 12/16/15.
  • Drafted by Seattle 2013 (7-207) (Gonzaga). $10,000 signing bonus ($0.1838M slot).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .350 .458 .600 .368
11 vs R (Multi) .344 .462 .594 .333
18 Split (Multi) .006 -.003 .006 .034
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.020 -.022 -.058 -.023
30 vs L (2015) .350 .458 .600 .368
31 vs R (2015) .344 .462 .594 .333
38 Split (2015) .006 -.003 .006 .034
39 LgAvg (2015) -.016 -.018 -.053 -.020

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BP Articles

Tyler Olson is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of Wednesday, May 18thChristopher Crawford2016-05-19
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: April 14, 2015Chris Mosch2015-04-14
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: Who Are These Guys?R.J. Anderson2015-04-07


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

A Collaboration between BrooksBaseball.net and Baseball Prospectus - Pitch classifications provided by Pitch Info LLC


Tyler Olson has thrown 266 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2015 and 2016, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2016, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (88mph), Curve (74mph) and Sinker (89mph). He also rarely throws a Change (82mph).