Biographical

Portrait of Mike Ekstrom

Mike Ekstrom P

Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA
0 0 0.00
Birth Date8-30-1983
Height6' 0"
Weight190 lbs
BatsR
ThrowsR
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
2008 SDN MLB 8 0 9.7 14 7 6 2 .262 89 13.0 6.5 1.9 5.6 47% .375 .352 2.17 6.73 7.45 111 6.13 -0.1
2009 SDN MLB 12 0 18.3 21 8 19 3 .259 88 10.3 3.9 1.5 9.3 47% .346 .313 1.58 4.58 6.38 97 4.44 0.2
2010 TBA MLB 15 0 16.3 12 9 10 0 .257 111 6.6 5.0 0.0 5.5 38% .255 .215 1.29 3.84 3.31 115 5.81 -0.2
2011 TBA MLB 1 0 1.0 1 0 1 0 .238 83 9.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 33% .333 .168 1.00 1.06 0.00 104 4.26 0.0
2012 COL MLB 15 0 15.7 21 2 9 1 .266 123 12.1 1.1 0.6 5.2 49% .333 .281 1.47 3.20 6.32 106 5.08 -0.1
CareerMLB51061.06926456.26110310.23.80.96.646%.325.2851.564.315.611065.23-0.1

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
2004 FTW A 3 3 14.3 21 3 10 1 .000 13.2 1.9 0.6 6.3 0% .385 .000 1.68 3.61 8.18
2004 EUG A- 12 7 39.0 38 10 42 1 .000 8.8 2.3 0.2 9.7 0% .330 .000 1.23 2.83 3.69
2005 FTW A 28 28 167.7 167 36 112 11 .261 67 9.0 1.9 0.6 6.0 51% .289 .242 1.21 3.71 3.70
2006 LEL A+ 14 14 82.2 76 21 68 2 .000 8.3 2.3 0.2 7.4 0% .312 .000 1.18 3.44 2.30
2006 MOB AA 14 14 84.0 87 19 49 2 .257 75 9.3 2.0 0.2 5.2 55% .328 .260 1.26 2.87 3.86
2007 SAN AA 27 27 143.7 183 47 98 6 .260 94 11.5 2.9 0.4 6.1 50% .354 .278 1.60 3.45 4.76
2008 SDN MLB 8 0 9.7 14 7 6 2 .262 89 13.0 6.5 1.9 5.6 47% .375 .352 2.17 6.73 7.45
2008 SAN AA 41 15 108.0 137 34 101 14 .275 85 11.4 2.8 1.2 8.4 56% .363 .316 1.58 4.31 4.58
2008 PES Wnt 11 0 18.7 20 7 21 2 .000 9.6 3.4 1.0 10.1 0% .353 .000 1.44 4.94 3.37
2009 SDN MLB 12 0 18.3 21 8 19 3 .259 88 10.3 3.9 1.5 9.3 47% .346 .313 1.58 4.58 6.38
2009 POR AAA 42 1 62.3 44 16 43 2 .270 88 6.4 2.3 0.3 6.2 61% .237 .188 0.96 3.31 1.73
2009 HER Wnt 16 0 18.0 15 9 21 2 .000 7.5 4.5 1.0 10.5 0% .289 .000 1.33 3.66 2.00
2010 TBA MLB 15 0 16.3 12 9 10 0 .257 111 6.6 5.0 0.0 5.5 38% .255 .215 1.29 3.84 3.31
2010 DUR AAA 39 1 58.0 55 19 48 5 .252 101 8.5 2.9 0.8 7.4 57% .296 .225 1.28 3.84 2.79
2011 TBA MLB 1 0 1.0 1 0 1 0 .238 83 9.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 33% .333 .168 1.00 1.06 0.00
2011 DUR AAA 46 1 68.3 75 29 65 5 .252 95 9.9 3.8 0.7 8.6 49% .347 .264 1.52 3.60 4.35
2012 COL MLB 15 0 15.7 21 2 9 1 .266 123 12.1 1.1 0.6 5.2 49% .333 .281 1.47 3.20 6.32
2012 CSP AAA 43 0 57.0 47 18 57 0 .270 109 7.4 2.8 0.0 9.0 59% .297 .200 1.14 2.77 2.53
2013 SAC AAA 21 0 30.0 39 13 27 3 .273 97 11.7 3.9 0.9 8.1 54% .371 .306 1.73 4.57 5.10
2013 SLC AAA 17 0 26.0 30 7 22 2 .267 112 10.4 2.4 0.7 7.6 70% .346 .240 1.42 3.69 5.19

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
2008 155 0.4194 0.4323 0.8358 0.6769 0.2556 0.9091 0.6957 0.1642
2009 316 0.4873 0.4241 0.7463 0.5974 0.2593 0.8587 0.5000 0.2537
2010 274 0.4891 0.4307 0.8051 0.5970 0.2714 0.8750 0.6579 0.1949
2011 12 0.4167 0.5000 0.8333 1.0000 0.1429 1.0000 0.0000 0.1667
2012 253 0.5020 0.4427 0.8214 0.5827 0.3016 0.9189 0.6316 0.1786
Career10100.48020.43270.79580.61060.27120.88760.59990.2042

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
2010 TBA $402,700
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$402,700
1 yrTotal$402,700

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 166 d1 year (2013)

Details
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by Oakland as a free agent 10/29/12 (minor-league contract). Released by Oakland 6/15/13. Signed by LA Angels as a free agent 6/16/13 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2012). Signed by Colorado as a free agent 12/13/11 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by Colorado 7/13/12. DFA by Colorado 8/15/12. Sent outright to Triple-A 8/17/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Contract purchased by Tampa Bay 7/28/11. DFA by Tampa Bay 9/11/11. Sent outright to Triple-A 9/14/11.
  • 1 year/$0.4027M (2010). Claimed by Tampa Bay off waivers 2/3/10 after being DFA by San Diego 1/27/10. Signed 3/3/10.
  • 1 year/$0.4008M (2009). Re-signed 2/27/09. Optioned to Triple-A 8/13/09 recalled 7/6/09 optioned to Triple-A 6/20/09 contract purchased 6/16/09 sent outright to Triple-A 5/1/09 designated for assignment 4/28/09 optioned to Triple-A 3/17/09
  • 1 year (2008). Contract purchased 9/6/08.
  • Drafted 2004 (12-342) (Oregon State, Pt. Loma Nazarene University, Calif.).

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BP Articles

Mike Ekstrom is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 17, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-17
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 16, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-16
This article requires BP Premium accessSobsequy: Notable AL Minor-League Free Agent SigneesAdam Sobsey2013-03-13
This article requires BP Premium accessSobsequy: The Orthodoxy of WinningAdam Sobsey2012-09-26
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Orioles Lose Their AceR.J. Anderson2012-07-17
Transaction Analysis Blog: Yankees Add Betances, Rays Add WarmthR.J. Anderson2011-09-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTeam Injury Projection: Tampa Bay RaysCorey Dawkins2011-03-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTeam Injury Projection: Tampa Bay RaysMarc Normandin2011-03-11
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: Tampa Bay's Closer OptionsJason Collette2011-01-18
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: Hot Spots: Relief PitchersMike Petriello2011-01-13
Transaction Analysis: AL East and Rangers Transaction LedgerChristina Kahrl2010-12-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Not Least, the AL EastChristina Kahrl2010-05-04
Minor Issues: Mike Ekstrom on Hayhurst and Halcyon DaysDavid Laurila2010-04-26
Minor Issues: Mike Ekstrom on Portland and Farm TownsDavid Laurila2010-04-22
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: AL Roster CleanupChristina Kahrl2010-04-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: AL MovesChristina Kahrl2010-02-05
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Senior CircuitryChristina Kahrl2010-01-27
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: California SchemingChristina Kahrl2009-08-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: The Hairston DealChristina Kahrl2009-07-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL West RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-07-02
Transaction Analysis: The Mess in the WestChristina Kahrl2009-04-30


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2016, Mike Ekstrom threw 1,034 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2008 and 2013, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2013, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (92mph), also mixing in a Slider (85mph) and Change (84mph).