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Yu Darvish
Birthdate: 8/16/1986 (31 y, 2 m, 8 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-5/220     Position: P
Contract: $50M / 5 Years (2012 - 2016) + 1 Option Years
RotoWire News: Darvish will start Game 3 of the World Series against the Astros on Friday, Ken Gurnick of MLB.com reports. (10/23/2017)
Profiles:  2013  2014  2015  2016  2017  (Click Year to Expand / Close)




SeasonPitchPitchesABPAH1B2B3BHRBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPAVGminVelmaxVelVel
2012Fourseam (FA)88114618837211015390390211.25388.798.093.6
2012Cutter (FC)6151231362717622110150112.22084.494.790.4
2012Sinker (SI)56714217143311011180278308.30388.897.893.4
2012Slider (SL)4441291431610402130661002.12476.588.382.9
2012Slow Curve (CS)27436371072010081000.27862.577.670.4
2012Curveball (CU)17773789520240460102.12375.284.679.8
2012Changeup (CH)1031922531013020000.26381.693.287.5
2012Splitter (FS)9438387520000170000.18479.493.689.0
2013Slider (SL)105829232050388042401343107.17175.788.182.2
2013Fourseam (FA)104217521440262111360621204.22988.498.893.6
2013Cutter (FC)5489410825164059053204.26682.194.689.7
2013Sinker (SI)304586513532370110001.22489.298.293.3
2013Curveball (CU)22574774201120471001.05473.385.079.6
2013Splitter (FS)17240419720010130001.22579.994.988.5
2013Slow Curve (CS)891212310020050000.25053.774.166.9
2013Changeup (CH)722110000000000.50084.186.785.6
2014Fourseam (FA)89517420247291125260341010.27086.897.293.0
2014Slider (SL)388127135201250380670001.15776.086.680.8
2014Sinker (SI)286667123193014060106.34889.097.092.9
2014Cutter (FC)250515514921220141100.27583.495.488.9
2014Curveball (CU)16253557610020330000.13273.682.277.7
2014Slow Curve (CS)10127284310010120001.14855.478.669.5
2014Changeup (CH)931921742012020001.36882.590.687.1
2014Splitter (FS)491414440000080000.28683.293.188.5
2016Fourseam (FA)6601411673420437260520001.24187.798.994.4
2016Sinker (SI)278596316124002050202.27186.297.792.8
2016Slider (SL)2648689131020110401100.15168.186.782.5
2016Curveball (CU)15048525300210232100.10467.483.676.4
2016Cutter (FC)1482828843010060000.28685.493.789.2
2016Slow Curve (CS)391111330000050000.27363.677.269.8
2016Changeup (CH)3544100010010000.25080.791.387.1
2017Fourseam (FA)1216275312693815016340961025.25188.998.594.4
2017Slider (SL)8582142313824707130792116.17876.787.582.5
2017Sinker (SI)5551131273324513120102005.29287.798.093.6
2017Cutter (FC)4939299281770450101104.30483.994.088.8
2017Curveball (CU)19255568510200320101.14566.180.173.6
2017Changeup (CH)601212211000040000.16784.192.688.3
2017Slow Curve (CS)301111321000040000.27363.774.670.6
2017Splitter (FS)1944000000010000.00083.191.388.4
TotalFourseam (FA)4694911108322713442744161028334411.24986.898.993.8
TotalSlider (SL)3012848918137942601759038673116.16268.188.382.2
TotalCutter (FC)205438842610263223142705055110.26382.195.489.6
TotalSinker (SI)199043849712891254843059106022.29286.298.293.3
TotalCurveball (CU)9063033183321417901813304.10966.185.077.5
TotalSlow Curve (CS)5339799231640310341001.23753.778.669.6
TotalSplitter (FS)3349697201640010390001.20879.494.988.7
TotalChangeup (CH)29856611694035090001.28680.793.287.4

SeasonPitchPitchesBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2012Fourseam (FA)88120.7 %20.7 %1.00.253.406.438.845.185.30830.48.9.374146
2012Cutter (FC)6158.1 %11.0 %0.73.220.281.350.631.130.23411.4-4.1.27782
2012Sinker (SI)56710.5 %15.8 %0.67.303.404.408.812.106.35925.96.4.361138
2012Slider (SL)4449.1 %46.2 %0.20.124.210.202.411.078.2302.4-13.9.19428
2012Slow Curve (CS)2740.0 %21.6 %0.00.278.297.417.714.139.3334.1-0.1.310106
2012Curveball (CU)1775.1 %59.0 %0.09.123.167.233.400.110.2690.3-8.6.17717
2012Changeup (CH)10313.6 %9.1 %1.50.263.364.474.837.211.2503.40.9.365142
2012Splitter (FS)940.0 %44.7 %0.00.184.184.237.421.053.3330.3-4.0.18221
2013Slider (SL)10587.5 %41.9 %0.18.171.241.240.480.068.29712.1-23.0.22247
2013Fourseam (FA)104216.8 %29.0 %0.58.229.360.440.800.211.27930.36.9.355135
2013Cutter (FC)5488.3 %4.6 %1.80.266.343.468.811.202.23315.23.4.353135
2013Sinker (SI)30410.8 %16.9 %0.64.224.308.500.808.276.2278.91.7.348132
2013Curveball (CU)2252.6 %61.0 %0.04.054.091.122.213.068.115-4.5-13.0.099-34
2013Splitter (FS)1722.4 %31.7 %0.08.225.244.275.519.050.3331.8-2.7.23052
2013Slow Curve (CS)890.0 %41.7 %0.00.250.250.7501.000.500.2002.41.0.424186
2013Changeup (CH)70.0 %0.0 %0.00.500.500.5001.000.000.5000.40.2.444193
2014Fourseam (FA)89512.9 %16.8 %0.76.270.368.443.811.172.31129.67.9.361142
2014Slider (SL)3885.9 %49.6 %0.12.157.207.268.475.110.2984.7-9.8.21545
2014Sinker (SI)2865.6 %8.5 %0.67.348.380.439.820.091.36710.42.8.362144
2014Cutter (FC)2503.6 %25.5 %0.14.275.309.471.780.196.3337.11.2.338129
2014Curveball (CU)1623.6 %60.0 %0.06.132.164.151.315.019.350-1.0-6.9.146-2
2014Slow Curve (CS)1013.6 %42.9 %0.08.148.179.185.364.037.267-0.1-3.1.16612
2014Changeup (CH)939.5 %9.5 %1.00.368.429.6321.060.263.3754.72.4.459210
2014Splitter (FS)490.0 %57.1 %0.00.286.286.286.571.000.6670.9-0.6.25571
2016Fourseam (FA)66015.6 %31.1 %0.50.241.359.461.820.220.32924.85.1.355135
2016Sinker (SI)2783.2 %7.9 %0.40.271.286.339.625.068.2864.8-2.6.26877
2016Slider (SL)2641.1 %44.9 %0.03.151.169.209.378.058.261-0.8-11.2.1659
2016Curveball (CU)1501.9 %44.2 %0.04.104.154.229.383.125.125-0.3-6.4.16912
2016Cutter (FC)1480.0 %21.4 %0.00.286.286.500.786.214.3333.60.3.331120
2016Slow Curve (CS)390.0 %45.5 %0.00.273.273.273.545.000.5000.6-0.7.24058
2016Changeup (CH)350.0 %25.0 %0.00.250.2501.0001.250.750.0001.10.6.504240
2017Fourseam (FA)121610.9 %30.8 %0.35.251.335.480.815.229.32545.17.0.348126
2017Slider (SL)8585.6 %34.2 %0.16.178.230.308.539.131.24011.4-16.8.23553
2017Sinker (SI)5559.4 %7.9 %1.20.292.370.434.804.142.30018.63.1.350129
2017Cutter (FC)4935.1 %10.1 %0.50.304.343.511.854.207.30415.33.3.360136
2017Curveball (CU)1920.0 %57.1 %0.00.145.143.273.416.127.273-0.3-7.1.17112
2017Changeup (CH)600.0 %33.3 %0.00.167.167.250.417.083.2500.0-1.5.17616
2017Slow Curve (CS)300.0 %36.4 %0.00.273.273.364.636.091.4290.9-0.5.27179
2017Splitter (FS)190.0 %25.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.000-0.6-1.1.000-100
TotalFourseam (FA)469414.9 %26.1 %0.57.249.362.456.818.206.311160.436.0.357135
TotalSlider (SL)30126.4 %42.0 %0.15.162.221.252.474.091.26829.8-74.7.21441
TotalCutter (FC)20546.3 %11.7 %0.54.263.315.443.759.180.26752.64.0.327117
TotalSinker (SI)19908.7 %11.9 %0.73.292.364.422.787.130.31868.811.6.345128
TotalCurveball (CU)9062.8 %56.9 %0.05.109.142.198.340.089.220-5.9-42.1.1500
TotalSlow Curve (CS)5331.0 %34.3 %0.03.237.253.371.624.134.3337.8-3.4.27181
TotalSplitter (FS)3341.0 %40.2 %0.03.208.216.250.466.042.3512.5-8.3.20636
TotalChangeup (CH)2988.2 %14.8 %0.56.286.344.518.862.232.2959.72.8.372149

SeasonPitchPitchesLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBStrikesBallsPitchesxMovzMovMov
2012Fourseam (FA)88120.2 %28.8 %51.0 %32.1 %9.4 %521360881-3.29.710.3
2012Cutter (FC)61518.7 %53.3 %28.0 %23.3 %6.7 %4191966151.86.16.6
2012Sinker (SI)56721.4 %53.8 %24.8 %17.2 %3.4 %353214567-8.05.69.9
2012Slider (SL)44412.7 %42.9 %44.4 %21.4 %7.1 %2951494448.40.38.8
2012Slow Curve (CS)27428.6 %42.9 %28.6 %12.5 %12.5 %1521222748.6-9.012.6
2012Curveball (CU)17717.9 %57.1 %25.0 %0.0 %28.6 %119581777.1-6.910.1
2012Changeup (CH)10317.6 %64.7 %17.6 %0.0 %33.3 %5350103-6.04.47.8
2012Splitter (FS)9428.6 %52.4 %19.0 %25.0 %0.0 %583694-4.32.45.4
2013Slider (SL)105825.3 %36.7 %38.0 %38.3 %6.7 %74431410589.3-1.89.7
2013Fourseam (FA)104223.7 %31.6 %44.7 %19.6 %21.6 %5954471042-2.810.711.2
2013Cutter (FC)54816.9 %51.7 %31.5 %10.7 %17.9 %3721765482.36.16.8
2013Sinker (SI)30419.1 %44.7 %36.2 %29.4 %17.6 %158146304-8.06.710.6
2013Curveball (CU)22518.5 %51.9 %29.6 %12.5 %12.5 %139862257.5-6.710.4
2013Splitter (FS)17223.1 %61.5 %15.4 %0.0 %0.0 %9874172-5.94.07.6
2013Slow Curve (CS)8914.3 %42.9 %42.9 %0.0 %66.7 %4544897.9-10.413.2
2013Changeup (CH)70.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %437-5.43.67.3
2014Fourseam (FA)89528.8 %28.1 %43.2 %30.0 %8.3 %560335895-2.09.810.2
2014Slider (SL)38828.8 %32.2 %39.0 %34.8 %13.0 %2811073889.8-3.310.5
2014Sinker (SI)28626.2 %47.5 %26.2 %12.5 %6.3 %171115286-7.16.59.8
2014Cutter (FC)25018.9 %45.9 %35.1 %30.8 %15.4 %171792503.54.76.2
2014Curveball (CU)16230.0 %50.0 %20.0 %0.0 %0.0 %105571628.6-7.211.5
2014Slow Curve (CS)10133.3 %20.0 %46.7 %28.6 %0.0 %64371018.1-10.313.2
2014Changeup (CH)9335.3 %58.8 %5.9 %100.0 %100.0 %514293-5.74.27.4
2014Splitter (FS)4950.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %272249-3.83.25.4
2016Fourseam (FA)66033.3 %29.9 %36.8 %18.8 %21.9 %419241660-1.810.710.9
2016Sinker (SI)27821.4 %50.0 %28.6 %18.8 %0.0 %176102278-6.56.99.5
2016Slider (SL)26426.7 %46.7 %26.7 %8.3 %8.3 %192722648.9-2.79.6
2016Curveball (CU)15026.9 %38.5 %34.6 %22.2 %22.2 %95551507.8-7.511.1
2016Cutter (FC)14822.7 %36.4 %40.9 %44.4 %11.1 %97511483.73.95.7
2016Slow Curve (CS)3916.7 %66.7 %16.7 %0.0 %0.0 %2316398.1-9.112.2
2016Changeup (CH)3533.3 %66.7 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %181735-4.85.57.5
2017Fourseam (FA)121626.0 %34.1 %39.9 %27.5 %23.2 %8134031216-3.410.211.0
2017Slider (SL)85824.4 %36.3 %39.3 %22.6 %13.2 %5762828588.3-1.18.8
2017Sinker (SI)55525.2 %58.3 %16.5 %11.8 %17.6 %333222555-8.26.410.6
2017Cutter (FC)49336.6 %36.6 %26.8 %18.2 %18.2 %3321614932.12.74.2
2017Curveball (CU)19212.5 %50.0 %37.5 %22.2 %22.2 %99931925.3-8.310.2
2017Changeup (CH)6012.5 %87.5 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %233760-6.95.99.3
2017Slow Curve (CS)3042.9 %42.9 %14.3 %100.0 %0.0 %219305.0-10.511.7
2017Splitter (FS)190.0 %33.3 %66.7 %50.0 %0.0 %81119-5.03.26.1
TotalFourseam (FA)469426.3 %30.8 %42.9 %26.4 %16.6 %290817864694-2.710.210.8
TotalSlider (SL)301223.9 %37.8 %38.3 %28.4 %9.7 %208892430128.9-1.69.4
TotalCutter (FC)205422.8 %46.9 %30.3 %21.6 %13.7 %139166320542.34.96.0
TotalSinker (SI)199022.9 %52.3 %24.7 %17.9 %8.4 %11917991990-7.76.310.1
TotalCurveball (CU)90620.8 %49.6 %29.6 %13.5 %18.9 %5573499067.2-7.310.6
TotalSlow Curve (CS)53328.6 %39.7 %31.7 %20.0 %15.0 %3052285338.2-9.612.7
TotalSplitter (FS)33426.8 %55.4 %17.9 %20.0 %0.0 %191143334-5.13.46.5
TotalChangeup (CH)29823.4 %68.1 %8.5 %25.0 %75.0 %149149298-5.94.77.9

SeasonPitchPitchesO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%SwStr%pVALpVAL/C
2012Fourseam (FA)88116.5 %54.8 %35.9 %63.9 %79.9 %76.3 %50.5 %8.5 %-5.0-0.6
2012Cutter (FC)61530.8 %68.2 %52.0 %56.1 %86.6 %78.8 %56.8 %11.1 %7.61.2
2012Sinker (SI)56728.3 %73.0 %48.2 %69.7 %91.9 %84.6 %44.4 %7.4 %-4.3-0.8
2012Slider (SL)44442.8 %62.4 %51.4 %38.3 %76.0 %58.3 %43.7 %21.4 %11.82.7
2012Slow Curve (CS)27418.2 %31.8 %24.5 %25.9 %85.0 %61.2 %46.0 %9.5 %-0.5-0.2
2012Curveball (CU)17753.0 %66.7 %57.6 %37.1 %85.0 %55.9 %33.9 %25.4 %3.41.9
2012Changeup (CH)10320.3 %66.7 %37.9 %46.2 %88.5 %74.4 %37.9 %9.7 %-1.3-1.2
2012Splitter (FS)9442.1 %86.5 %59.6 %50.0 %71.9 %62.5 %39.4 %22.3 %1.61.7
2013Slider (SL)105842.4 %56.2 %49.0 %40.0 %85.2 %64.7 %47.6 %17.3 %27.52.6
2013Fourseam (FA)104215.2 %57.8 %36.0 %59.3 %79.3 %74.9 %48.9 %9.0 %-5.3-0.5
2013Cutter (FC)54833.1 %63.8 %48.7 %56.2 %87.1 %76.8 %50.9 %11.3 %4.40.8
2013Sinker (SI)30420.2 %61.2 %36.5 %81.1 %90.5 %87.4 %39.8 %4.6 %-3.3-1.1
2013Curveball (CU)22544.4 %63.0 %51.1 %34.4 %86.3 %57.4 %36.0 %21.8 %8.73.9
2013Splitter (FS)17229.8 %72.1 %46.5 %45.2 %75.5 %63.8 %39.5 %16.9 %0.20.1
2013Slow Curve (CS)8932.8 %32.3 %32.6 %42.1 %60.0 %48.3 %34.8 %16.9 %-1.5-1.7
2013Changeup (CH)725.0 %66.7 %42.9 %100.0 %100.0 %100.0 %42.9 %0.0 %-0.3-5.0
2014Fourseam (FA)89521.2 %56.0 %39.9 %76.1 %89.2 %86.0 %53.6 %5.6 %-2.9-0.3
2014Slider (SL)38848.7 %52.3 %50.5 %41.1 %78.2 %60.2 %49.7 %20.1 %8.52.2
2014Sinker (SI)28625.8 %68.5 %44.8 %78.1 %94.3 %89.1 %44.4 %4.9 %-0.8-0.3
2014Cutter (FC)25041.4 %62.7 %50.8 %51.7 %85.5 %70.1 %44.0 %15.2 %-0.9-0.3
2014Curveball (CU)16242.9 %50.0 %45.7 %42.9 %84.4 %60.8 %39.5 %17.9 %4.93.0
2014Slow Curve (CS)10136.2 %51.2 %42.6 %57.1 %81.8 %69.8 %42.6 %12.9 %2.02.0
2014Changeup (CH)9330.7 %80.7 %47.3 %52.6 %80.0 %68.2 %33.3 %15.1 %-2.5-2.6
2014Splitter (FS)4937.1 %92.9 %53.1 %38.5 %69.2 %53.9 %28.6 %24.5 %-0.5-1.0
2016Fourseam (FA)66022.8 %68.3 %46.5 %72.2 %77.9 %76.6 %52.1 %10.9 %-0.8-0.1
2016Sinker (SI)27830.8 %65.1 %44.2 %71.2 %90.1 %82.1 %39.2 %7.9 %4.11.5
2016Slider (SL)26448.9 %60.8 %54.6 %39.7 %85.5 %63.9 %47.4 %19.7 %7.42.8
2016Curveball (CU)15037.0 %60.3 %46.0 %50.0 %80.0 %65.2 %38.7 %16.0 %3.62.4
2016Cutter (FC)14830.6 %61.8 %46.6 %36.4 %80.9 %66.7 %51.4 %15.5 %0.20.1
2016Slow Curve (CS)3940.0 %57.1 %46.2 %50.0 %87.5 %66.7 %35.9 %15.4 %-0.1-0.3
2016Changeup (CH)3534.6 %77.8 %45.7 %77.8 %100.0 %87.5 %25.7 %5.7 %-0.9-2.6
2017Fourseam (FA)121627.4 %62.3 %46.1 %63.0 %81.3 %76.3 %53.7 %10.9 %-2.1-0.2
2017Slider (SL)85839.1 %57.8 %48.0 %46.3 %87.8 %70.2 %47.8 %14.3 %15.71.8
2017Sinker (SI)55531.2 %61.3 %42.7 %71.0 %90.0 %81.4 %38.2 %7.9 %-0.7-0.1
2017Cutter (FC)49335.2 %68.3 %51.3 %34.8 %85.4 %67.6 %48.7 %16.6 %1.90.4
2017Curveball (CU)19234.8 %68.5 %44.3 %52.1 %75.7 %62.4 %28.1 %16.7 %0.30.1
2017Changeup (CH)6025.5 %77.8 %33.3 %69.2 %57.1 %65.0 %15.0 %11.7 %-0.2-0.3
2017Slow Curve (CS)3044.4 %75.0 %56.7 %75.0 %77.8 %76.5 %40.0 %13.3 %-0.5-1.6
2017Splitter (FS)1915.4 %100.0 %42.1 %0.0 %83.3 %62.5 %31.6 %15.8 %0.52.4
TotalFourseam (FA)469420.6 %59.6 %40.8 %66.4 %81.6 %77.9 %51.8 %9.0 %-16.2-0.3
TotalSlider (SL)301242.9 %57.4 %49.7 %41.5 %83.7 %64.6 %47.3 %17.6 %70.92.4
TotalCutter (FC)205434.0 %66.0 %50.4 %48.5 %85.9 %73.7 %51.3 %13.3 %13.30.6
TotalSinker (SI)199027.9 %66.5 %43.8 %72.7 %91.4 %84.4 %41.3 %6.8 %-5.0-0.3
TotalCurveball (CU)90642.4 %61.5 %49.1 %42.0 %82.6 %59.8 %35.0 %19.8 %20.72.3
TotalSlow Curve (CS)53327.7 %39.4 %32.7 %44.7 %80.9 %63.2 %42.4 %12.0 %-0.6-0.1
TotalSplitter (FS)33433.5 %80.0 %50.9 %44.3 %74.0 %61.8 %37.4 %19.5 %1.70.5
TotalChangeup (CH)29826.6 %73.6 %40.9 %60.0 %83.6 %73.0 %30.5 %11.1 %-5.2-1.7