Biographical

Portrait of Eric Niesen

Eric Niesen P

Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA
0 0 0.00
Birth Date9-4-1985
Height6' 0"
Weight185 lbs
BatsL
ThrowsL
WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP

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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2007 BRO A- 9 9 30.0 30 25 27 1 .262 86 9.0 7.5 0.3 8.1 53% .337 .312 1.83 4.88 3.30
2007 SLU A+ 1 1 3.0 3 1 3 0 .240 109 9.0 3.0 0.0 9.0 44% .333 .217 1.33 3.32 0.00
2008 SLU A+ 26 24 118.3 136 46 77 10 .257 98 10.3 3.5 0.8 5.9 50% .317 .294 1.54 4.33 4.64
2009 SLU A+ 11 11 57.7 52 16 49 5 .255 99 8.1 2.5 0.8 7.6 46% .283 .234 1.18 3.57 3.28
2009 BIN AA 16 16 83.0 75 41 85 6 .266 99 8.1 4.4 0.7 9.2 41% .308 .257 1.40 3.62 4.66
2009 gcr Wnt 4 0 3.7 8 3 2 2 .000 19.5 7.3 4.9 4.9 0% .429 .000 2.97 13.43 24.32
2010 BIN AA 33 13 77.0 80 60 59 8 .256 109 9.4 7.0 0.9 6.9 41% .303 .287 1.82 5.91 5.14
2010 MSS Wnt 11 0 11.7 17 4 8 2 .000 13.1 3.1 1.5 6.2 0% .326 .000 1.79 6.50 5.38
2011 SLU A+ 24 0 36.0 30 6 32 2 .255 107 7.5 1.5 0.5 8.0 51% .272 .205 1.00 2.83 3.00
2011 BIN AA 27 0 28.3 31 31 22 4 .274 92 9.8 9.8 1.3 7.0 46% .314 .332 2.19 7.50 7.94
2013 PME AA 12 0 18.7 18 12 22 1 .263 101 8.7 5.8 0.5 10.6 48% .333 .297 1.61 3.91 4.34
2013 PAW AAA 2 0 1.3 2 1 1 0 .258 102 13.5 6.8 0.0 6.8 80% .400 .318 2.25 3.95 6.75

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

Injury History  —  No longer being updated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
2010-04-24 2010-05-26 Minors 32 0 Head Concussion -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status

Details
  • signed 6/19/07
  • $0.355M signing bonus Wake Forest 07 3-99

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This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 14, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-14


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2015, Eric Niesen threw 163 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2009 and 2010, all of them occuring in Fall/Winter Ball. In 2010, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (92mph) and Slider (84mph). He also rarely threw a Change (83mph).