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Portrait of Michael Olmsted

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Birth Date5-2-1987
Height6' 6"
Weight280 lbs
Age29 years, 0 months, 3 days
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ThrowsR
2012
2013
2014
2015
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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

Statistics for All Levels

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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- 2 0 4.7 5 1 6 1 .237 87 9.6 1.9 1.9 11.5 38% .333 .300 1.28 4.30 7.66
2007 KNG Rk 6 6 28.0 18 10 22 2 .258 103 5.8 3.2 0.6 7.1 48% .213 .196 1.00 4.51 1.93
2007 MTS Rk 2 0 3.0 1 1 8 0 .275 111 3.0 3.0 0.0 24.0 0% .500 .105 0.67 0.12 0.00
2008 SAV A 2 2 9.3 12 3 11 1 .286 90 11.6 2.9 1.0 10.6 50% .379 .305 1.61 3.56 3.87
2008 KNG Rk 4 4 19.7 11 5 23 1 .254 94 5.0 2.3 0.5 10.5 52% .233 .162 0.81 3.03 1.83
2008 MTS Rk 2 2 4.7 6 2 3 1 .250 104 11.5 3.8 1.9 5.7 56% .333 .329 1.70 6.31 3.83
2011 GRN A 18 0 28.3 17 9 44 0 .259 113 5.4 2.9 0.0 14.0 43% .321 .174 0.92 1.59 1.59
2011 RSX Rk 3 0 4.0 1 1 4 0 .246 91 2.2 2.2 0.0 9.0 38% .125 .084 0.50 2.17 0.00
2012 SLM A+ 33 0 39.3 25 8 61 1 .257 96 5.7 1.8 0.2 14.0 33% .289 .186 0.84 1.38 2.29
2012 PME AA 14 0 20.0 11 7 31 0 .260 104 5.0 3.1 0.0 13.9 39% .268 .187 0.90 1.30 0.00
2013 HUN AA 6 0 7.3 2 3 8 0 .247 101 2.5 3.7 0.0 9.8 41% .118 .142 0.68 1.96 0.00
2013 NAS AAA 49 0 52.3 54 40 52 6 .267 91 9.3 6.9 1.0 8.9 45% .322 .312 1.80 5.65 6.71
2014 PME AA 22 0 32.3 29 24 37 4 .259 102 8.1 6.7 1.1 10.3 40% .291 .293 1.64 5.46 4.45

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Injury History  —  No longer being updated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
2011-08-12 2011-08-23 Minors 11 0 - Not Disclosed - -
2009-04-05 2009-09-05 Minors 153 0 Right Elbow Recovery From Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2008-10-01 -
2008-10-01 2008-10-01 Minors 0 0 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2008-10-01 -
2008-06-17 2008-08-01 Minors 45 0 - Not Disclosed - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 MIL $
2013 MIL $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 0 d2014

Details
  • 2014. Released by Milwaukee 3/10/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 11/2/12. Sent outright to Triple-A by Milwaukee 12/23/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Re-signed by Boston (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2011). Signed by Boston as a free agent 5/5/11 (minor-league contract).
  • Released by NY Mets 4/17/09.
  • Drafted by NY Mets 2007 (9-303) (Cypress JC, Calif.). $0.1233M signing bonus.

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BP Articles

Michael Olmsted is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessGet to Know: Relief Pitcher ProspectsCraig Goldstein2015-03-03
Pitcher Profile: New Arms of the WorldHarry Pavlidis2013-03-15
Minor League Update: Games of March 7, 2013Jason Martinez2013-03-08
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Spring Training Games: February 22-24Jason Martinez2013-02-26
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: C-Notes By the Layers for Big PapiR.J. Anderson2012-11-05


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2016, Michael Olmsted threw 9 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2013, all of them occuring in Spring Training. In 2013, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (92mph), also mixing in a Curve (77mph).