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Portrait of Andrew McKirahan

Andrew McKirahan PBraves

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2016 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 26)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date2-8-1990
Height6' 2"
Weight200 lbs
Age26 years, 4 months, 19 days
BatsR
ThrowsL
2012
2013
2014
-0.42015
0.12016
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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.)
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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
2015 ATL MLB 27 0 27.3 40 10 22 2 .273 93 13.2 3.3 0.7 7.2 53% .409 .311 1.83 3.82 5.93 106 5.98 -0.4
CareerMLB27027.34010222.2739313.23.30.77.253%.409.3111.833.825.931065.98-0.4

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 BOI A- 4 0 4.0 4 4 6 0 .263 112 9.0 9.0 0.0 13.5 80% .400 .263 2.00 3.61 2.25
2011 CUB Rk 11 0 12.7 8 4 17 1 .268 107 5.7 2.8 0.7 12.1 45% .250 .211 0.95 3.66 1.42
2012 PEO A 9 0 10.0 6 4 11 0 .254 97 5.4 3.6 0.0 9.9 43% .261 .203 1.00 2.95 1.80
2013 KNC A 14 0 19.7 14 7 22 0 .254 112 6.4 3.2 0.0 10.1 62% .292 .204 1.07 2.63 2.75
2013 BOI A- 5 0 7.3 3 2 11 0 .256 110 3.7 2.5 0.0 13.5 64% .214 .162 0.68 1.55 2.45
2013 CUB Rk 2 0 2.0 4 0 4 0 .251 96 18.0 0.0 0.0 18.0 25% 1.000 .406 2.00 0.00 4.50
2014 DAY A+ 23 0 36.3 29 8 33 1 .249 102 7.2 2.0 0.2 8.2 53% .269 .206 1.02 2.76 0.99
2014 TEN AA 21 0 28.7 28 6 24 3 .265 100 8.8 1.9 0.9 7.5 48% .298 .256 1.19 3.50 3.45
2015 ATL MLB 27 0 27.3 40 10 22 2 .273 93 13.2 3.3 0.7 7.2 53% .409 .311 1.83 3.82 5.93
2015 MIS AA 1 0 0.7 0 1 0 0 .258 106 0.0 13.5 0.0 0.0 67% .000 .352 1.50 7.80 0.00
2015 GWN AAA 6 0 5.7 6 3 8 2 .257 95 9.5 4.8 3.2 12.7 50% .333 .336 1.59 6.51 3.18

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 453 0.5762 0.4923 0.7982 0.6552 0.2708 0.8538 0.6154 0.2018
Career4530.57620.49230.79820.65520.27080.85380.61540.2018

Injury History  —  No longer being updated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
2012-05-06 2012-09-05 Minors 122 108 Left Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2012-07-13 -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2016 ATL $511,750
2015 ATL $507,500
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$507,500
2011Current$511,750
2 yrPvs + Cur$1,019,250
2 yrTotal$1,019,250

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 168 d1 year/$511,750 (2016)

Details
  • 1 year/$511,750 (2016). Re-signed by Atlanta 3/16.
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015). Selected by Miami from Chicago Cubs in Rule 5 draft 12/11/14. Signed by Miami 3/3/15. Claimed by Atlanta off waivers from Miami 4/1/15. Placed on restricted list 4/20/15 (80-game suspension for positive PED test).
  • Drafted by Chicago Cubs 2011 (21-639) (University of Texas).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .300 .348 .367 .276
11 vs R (Multi) .393 .460 .518 .347
18 Split (Multi) -.093 -.112 -.151 -.071
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.020 -.022 -.058 -.023
30 vs L (2015) .300 .348 .367 .276
31 vs R (2015) .393 .460 .518 .347
38 Split (2015) -.093 -.112 -.151 -.071
39 LgAvg (2015) -.016 -.018 -.053 -.020

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BP Articles

Andrew McKirahan is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: TankoniaR.J. Anderson2015-09-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Extend the MetsCraig Goldstein2015-04-02
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Extend the MetsR.J. Anderson2015-04-02
This article requires BP Premium accessRule 5 Draft Recap: Scouting the PicksJeff Moore2014-12-15


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2016, Andrew McKirahan threw 459 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2015, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2015, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (94mph) and Slider (83mph), also mixing in a Sinker (94mph). He also rarely threw a Change (89mph).