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Portrait of Tommy Kahnle

Tommy Kahnle PWhite Sox

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2016 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 26)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date8-7-1989
Height6' 1"
Weight235 lbs
Age26 years, 11 months, 21 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2012
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0.82014
0.62015
0.02016
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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
2014 COL MLB 54 0 68.7 51 31 63 7 .259 118 6.7 4.1 0.9 8.3 48% .240 .231 1.19 3.99 4.19 98 3.52 0.8
2015 COL MLB 36 0 33.3 31 28 39 3 .274 111 8.4 7.6 0.8 10.5 59% .329 .282 1.77 4.51 4.86 93 3.31 0.6
2016 CHA MLB 9 0 9.3 10 7 7 1 .273 9.6 6.8 1.0 6.8 55% .321 .273 1.82 5.26 3.86 102 4.67 0.0
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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
2010 STA A- 11 0 16.0 3 5 25 0 .253 97 1.7 2.8 0.0 14.1 38% .115 .108 0.50 1.85 0.56
2011 CSC A 40 0 81.0 69 49 112 1 .259 102 7.7 5.4 0.1 12.4 48% .340 .247 1.46 2.77 4.22
2012 TAM A+ 30 0 55.0 30 24 72 3 .245 108 4.9 3.9 0.5 11.8 35% .223 .189 0.98 2.90 2.45
2012 TRN AA 1 0 2.0 2 0 2 0 .254 101 9.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 100% .333 .184 1.00 1.20 0.00
2013 TRN AA 46 0 60.0 38 45 74 4 .264 95 5.7 6.8 0.6 11.1 45% .254 .227 1.38 3.97 2.85
2014 COL MLB 54 0 68.7 51 31 63 7 .259 118 6.7 4.1 0.9 8.3 48% .240 .231 1.19 3.99 4.19
2015 COL MLB 36 0 33.3 31 28 39 3 .274 111 8.4 7.6 0.8 10.5 59% .329 .282 1.77 4.51 4.86
2015 ABQ AAA 21 0 27.0 19 12 28 3 .263 114 6.3 4.0 1.0 9.3 38% .235 .218 1.15 4.41 4.67
2016 CHA MLB 9 0 9.3 10 7 7 1 .273 9.6 6.8 1.0 6.8 55% .321 .273 1.82 5.26 3.86
2016 CHR AAA 23 0 27.0 17 12 36 0 .253 5.7 4.0 0.0 12.0 48% .283 .193 1.07 1.91 3.00

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
2014 1070 0.5075 0.4607 0.7546 0.6501 0.2657 0.8499 0.5143 0.2454
2015 650 0.4662 0.4169 0.6679 0.5776 0.2767 0.7771 0.4688 0.3321
2016 166 0.5000 0.4759 0.7215 0.6747 0.2771 0.8214 0.4783 0.2785
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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
2014-08-13 2014-09-02 15-DL 20 18 Right Shoulder Inflammation -
2011-08-18 2011-08-23 Minors 5 0 - Not Disclosed - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2016 CHA $
2015 COL $
2014 COL $500,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$500,000
1 yrTotal$500,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 87 dTWC Sports1 year (2016)

Details
  • 1 year (2016). Re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/2/16.
  • 1 year (2015). Re-signed by Colorado 3/6/15. Acquired by Chicago White Sox 11/24/15 after being DFA by Colorado 11/20/15.
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014). Selected by Colorado from NY Yankees in Rule 5 draft 12/12/13. Signed by Colorado 3/9/14.
  • Drafted by NY Yankees 2010 (5-175) (Lynn University, Boca Raton, Fla.). $0.15M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .244 .336 .356 .252
11 vs R (Multi) .214 .343 .373 .263
18 Split (Multi) .030 -.008 -.017 -.011
19 LgAvg (Multi) .009 .023 .019 .016
30 vs L (2015) .320 .429 .400 .301
31 vs R (2015) .203 .352 .392 .270
38 Split (2015) .117 .077 .008 .031
39 LgAvg (2015) .009 .024 .022 .017

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BP Articles

Tommy Kahnle is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
What You Need to Know: Yu is Back; Baseball BetterAshley Varela2016-05-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Chris Iannetta As UpgradeR.J. Anderson2015-11-25
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: August 26, 2015Daniel Rathman2015-08-26
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessCloser Report: Week 21Matt Collins2015-08-18
Flags Fly Forever Podcast: Ep. 64: UnfilteredGeorge Bissell2015-08-12
Flags Fly Forever Podcast: Ep. 64: UnfilteredBret Sayre2015-08-12
Flags Fly Forever Podcast: Ep. 64: UnfilteredMike Gianella2015-08-12
Expert FAAB Review: Week 19Mike Gianella2015-08-11
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessThe Stash List: 16th Edition, 2015J.J. Jansons2015-08-06
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessCloser Report: Week 19Matt Collins2015-08-04
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessCloser Report: Trade Deadline Edition (Week 17)Matt Collins2015-07-21
This article requires BP Premium accessRaising Aces: Best and Worst Mechanics: NL WestDoug Thorburn2014-12-19
This article requires BP Premium accessRule 5 Draft Recap: Scouting the PicksJeff Moore2014-12-15
An Agent's Take: How the Unseen Post-Draft Process WorksJoshua Kusnick2014-07-10
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Lincecum Conquers AgainDaniel Rathman2014-06-26
This article requires BP Premium accessRule 5 Draft Recap: Scouting the PicksBP Prospect Staff2013-12-13
This article requires BP Premium accessRule 5 Draft Recap: Scouting the PicksJeff Moore2013-12-13


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

A Collaboration between BrooksBaseball.net and Baseball Prospectus - Pitch classifications provided by Pitch Info LLC


Tommy Kahnle has thrown 2,019 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2014 and 2016, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2016, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (97mph), also mixing in a Slider (85mph) and Change (89mph). He also rarely throws a Sinker (97mph).