Biographical

Portrait of Michael Strong

Michael Strong PTwins

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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 Date11-17-1988
Height6' 0"
Weight195 lbs
Age27 years, 8 months, 13 days
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ThrowsL
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2015
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DRA-Based 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
2011 HEL Rk 15 13 62.0 63 30 55 11 .274 96 9.1 4.4 1.6 8.0 46% .289 .307 1.50 6.51 6.10
2012 WIS A 21 0 42.3 30 26 60 2 .263 101 6.4 5.5 0.4 12.8 51% .295 .232 1.32 3.11 2.76
2013 WIS A 25 8 87.0 79 45 98 4 .259 108 8.2 4.7 0.4 10.1 47% .314 .259 1.43 3.37 3.31
2014 BRV A+ 30 6 75.7 56 23 78 6 .252 99 6.7 2.7 0.7 9.3 40% .267 .217 1.04 3.43 2.50
2014 HUN AA 1 0 4.0 0 1 6 0 .285 96 0.0 2.2 0.0 13.5 33% .000 .039 0.25 0.94 0.00
2015 BLX AA 38 0 49.7 26 20 49 3 .267 96 4.7 3.6 0.5 8.9 37% .193 .189 0.93 3.44 2.54
2015 CSP AAA 12 1 16.3 19 11 12 2 .270 113 10.5 6.1 1.1 6.6 46% .327 .285 1.84 5.74 7.16
2016 CHT AA 16 0 17.7 22 13 10 1 .268 11.2 6.6 0.5 5.1 48% .344 .325 1.98 5.29 8.66

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Injury History  —  No longer being updated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

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2016 MIN $
2015 MIL $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 0 d1 year (2016)

Details
  • 1 year (2016). Claimed by Minnesota off waivers from Miami 1/22/16. Signed by Minnesota 3/2/16.
  • 1 year (2015). Contract selected by Milwaukee 11/20/14. Re-signed by Milwaukee 3/15. Claimed by Miami off waivers from Milwaukee 12/7/15.
  • Drafted by Milwaukee 2011 (10-331) (Oklahoma State). $25,000 signing bonus.

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  Title Author Date
The Lineup Card: Eight Final MovesBaseball Prospectus2015-01-28


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2016, Michael Strong threw 9 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2014, all of them occuring in Fall/Winter Ball. In 2014, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (92mph) and Curve (79mph).