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Portrait of Dean Kiekhefer

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2016 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 27)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date6-7-1989
Height6' 0"
Weight175 lbs
Age27 years, 1 months, 16 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
2012
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DRA-Based WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

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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
2016 SLN MLB 11 0 11.0 12 2 9 2 .280 9.8 1.6 1.6 7.4 53% .294 .284 1.27 4.98 5.73 101 4.40 0.1
CareerMLB11011.012292.2809.81.61.67.453%.294.2841.274.985.731004.360.1

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
2011 QUD A 34 0 57.0 35 12 46 1 .262 97 5.5 1.9 0.2 7.3 64% .228 .181 0.82 2.82 1.26
2012 PMB A+ 46 0 60.3 61 4 41 3 .246 99 9.1 0.6 0.4 6.1 57% .291 .247 1.08 2.93 2.24
2013 PMB A+ 25 0 44.0 48 8 28 1 .253 94 9.8 1.6 0.2 5.7 60% .313 .247 1.27 2.88 3.27
2013 SFD AA 11 0 16.3 20 1 10 1 .255 104 11.0 0.6 0.6 5.5 55% .333 .248 1.29 2.81 3.86
2014 SFD AA 15 0 14.7 18 1 10 2 .258 97 11.0 0.6 1.2 6.1 46% .333 .256 1.30 3.73 4.30
2014 MEM AAA 40 0 56.7 48 5 52 7 .269 91 7.6 0.8 1.1 8.3 44% .265 .211 0.94 3.89 2.54
2015 MEM AAA 50 1 59.7 68 7 37 5 .270 96 10.3 1.1 0.8 5.6 52% .317 .256 1.26 3.80 2.41
2015 SUR Wnt 9 0 15.3 11 1 14 1 .000 6.5 0.6 0.6 8.2 0% .244 .000 0.78 2.80 2.93
2016 SLN MLB 11 0 11.0 12 2 9 2 .280 9.8 1.6 1.6 7.4 53% .294 .284 1.27 4.98 5.73
2016 MEM AAA 22 0 25.7 26 5 14 1 .274 9.1 1.8 0.4 4.9 44% .301 .244 1.21 3.78 2.10

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
2016 185 0.4216 0.4270 0.7848 0.5385 0.3458 0.8810 0.6757 0.2152
Career1850.42160.4270.78480.53850.34580.8810.67570.2152

Injury History  —  No longer being updated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
2010-08-13 2010-09-11 Minors 29 0 Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2016 SLN $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 0 d1 year (2016)

Details
  • 1 year (2016). Contract selected by St. Louis 11/20/15. Re-signed by St. Louis 3/16.
  • Drafted by St. Louis 2010 (36-1,099) (Louisville).

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What You Need to Know: Chris Sale, ImperfectEmma Baccellieri2016-05-25


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Dean Kiekhefer has thrown 315 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2013 and 2016, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2016, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (88mph) and Slider (79mph), also mixing in a Change (84mph).