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Michael Wuertz
Birthdate: 12/15/1978 (38 y, 6 m, 12 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-3/212     Position: P
Drafted: 1997 June Amateur Draft - Round: 11, Pick: 10, Overall: 334, Team: Chicago Cubs
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RotoWire News: Wuertz was released by the Marlins on Friday, MLB.com reports (3/8/2013)
Profiles:  2012  (Click Year to Expand / Close)




SeasonPitchPitchesABPAH1B2B3BHRBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPAVGminVelmaxVelVel
2007Slider (SL)3328491141120160370011.16781.891.186.4
2007Fourseam (FA)193435416770210040011.37283.295.591.5
2007Changeup (CH)2133000000000000.00083.387.785.0
2007Curveball (CU)900000000000000.00078.082.879.7
2008Slider (SL)437114122282061150240305.24682.390.987.2
2008Fourseam (FA)174294011720210010012.37988.696.292.6
2008Changeup (CH)571213210011020000.16780.288.584.7
2008Curveball (CU)1733000000010000.00079.585.182.0
2009Slider (SL)84521122531191011120980205.14779.291.586.5
2009Fourseam (FA)386576818103149030020.31687.297.491.9
2009Curveball (CU)2023101000000100.50077.981.779.4
2009Changeup (CH)523100011000000.50081.987.584.0
2010Slider (SL)424112120281770470390013.25078.989.184.9
2010Fourseam (FA)2243446750029010031.20686.495.690.3
2011Slider (SL)375951092314405120301011.24280.487.884.6
2011Fourseam (FA)231294111740010000020.37986.492.689.4
2011Changeup (CH)822110000000000.50081.984.683.2
2011Curveball (CU)411000000000000.00077.378.477.8
TotalSlider (SL)2413616667124812921242022815315.20178.991.586.0
TotalFourseam (FA)120819224963361611048090094.32883.297.491.2
TotalChangeup (CH)911921420022020000.21180.288.584.6
TotalCurveball (CU)5067101000010100.16777.385.180.2

SeasonPitchPitchesBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2007Slider (SL)3326.6 %40.7 %0.16.167.222.226.448.060.2831.8-9.5.20727
2007Fourseam (FA)19318.5 %7.4 %2.50.372.491.6741.165.302.37814.07.4.494202
2007Changeup (CH)210.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.000-0.5-0.8.000-100
2007Curveball (CU)90.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.0000.00.0.000 
2008Slider (SL)4374.1 %19.7 %0.21.246.270.342.613.096.2938.6-6.1.26769
2008Fourseam (FA)17425.0 %2.5 %10.00.379.538.6551.194.276.34610.86.0.511214
2008Changeup (CH)577.7 %15.4 %0.50.167.231.417.647.250.1111.0-0.5.27978
2008Curveball (CU)170.0 %33.3 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.000-0.5-0.8.000-100
2009Slider (SL)8455.3 %43.6 %0.12.147.191.218.409.071.2630.3-26.7.18519
2009Fourseam (FA)38613.2 %4.4 %3.00.316.409.6141.023.298.28014.26.0.436173
2009Curveball (CU)200.0 %0.0 %0.00.500.3331.0001.333.500.3330.60.2.419171
2009Changeup (CH)533.3 %0.0 %1.00.500.6672.0002.6671.500.0001.81.4.910490
2010Slider (SL)4245.8 %32.5 %0.18.250.294.420.714.170.34813.1-0.7.313106
2010Fourseam (FA)22419.6 %2.2 %9.00.206.372.382.754.176.1616.21.0.347114
2011Slider (SL)37511.0 %27.5 %0.40.242.333.442.775.200.30014.62.3.343126
2011Fourseam (FA)23124.4 %0.0 %10.00.379.538.5171.056.138.3799.54.9.468195
2011Changeup (CH)80.0 %0.0 %0.00.500.500.5001.000.000.5000.40.2.445195
2011Curveball (CU)40.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.000-0.1-0.2.000-100
TotalSlider (SL)24136.3 %34.2 %0.18.201.252.313.565.112.29438.8-40.1.25262
TotalFourseam (FA)120819.3 %3.6 %5.33.328.463.5781.041.250.30654.925.3.450179
TotalChangeup (CH)919.5 %9.5 %1.00.211.286.526.812.316.1332.80.3.345122
TotalCurveball (CU)500.0 %14.3 %0.00.167.143.333.476.167.1670.0-0.8.18016

SeasonPitchPitchesLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBStrikesBallsPitchesxMovzMovMov
2007Slider (SL)33221.7 %45.7 %32.6 %20.0 %6.7 %23399332-1.02.73.4
2007Fourseam (FA)19323.1 %43.6 %33.3 %23.1 %15.4 %9796193-6.410.012.1
2007Changeup (CH)210.0 %0.0 %100.0 %33.3 %0.0 %13821-6.48.511.0
2007Curveball (CU)90.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %5490.7-3.33.6
2008Slider (SL)43722.2 %47.8 %30.0 %18.5 %3.7 %296141437-0.74.44.9
2008Fourseam (FA)17425.9 %29.6 %44.4 %8.3 %16.7 %8886174-6.910.713.0
2008Changeup (CH)5710.0 %60.0 %30.0 %33.3 %33.3 %381957-6.48.411.1
2008Curveball (CU)170.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %107171.4-3.33.8
2009Slider (SL)84513.5 %55.9 %30.6 %26.5 %2.9 %546299845-0.33.84.3
2009Fourseam (FA)38616.7 %31.5 %51.9 %28.6 %14.3 %230156386-4.711.812.8
2009Curveball (CU)200.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %911202.3-5.86.5
2009Changeup (CH)50.0 %0.0 %100.0 %50.0 %50.0 %415-6.88.210.7
2010Slider (SL)42423.3 %47.9 %28.8 %28.6 %19.0 %278146424-0.22.83.4
2010Fourseam (FA)22412.1 %27.3 %60.6 %30.0 %10.0 %124100224-4.410.611.7
2011Slider (SL)37524.6 %43.1 %32.3 %19.0 %23.8 %2311443750.52.23.0
2011Fourseam (FA)23110.3 %48.3 %41.4 %25.0 %0.0 %120111231-5.19.711.1
2011Changeup (CH)80.0 %50.0 %50.0 %100.0 %0.0 %628-5.26.68.9
2011Curveball (CU)40.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %2246.3-4.57.9
TotalSlider (SL)241320.3 %49.1 %30.6 %22.9 %10.2 %15848292413-0.33.33.9
TotalFourseam (FA)120817.6 %35.7 %46.7 %24.7 %11.8 %6595491208-5.310.712.2
TotalChangeup (CH)915.9 %41.2 %52.9 %44.4 %22.2 %613091-6.38.310.8
TotalCurveball (CU)500.0 %50.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.0 %2624502.0-4.45.1

SeasonPitchPitchesO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%SwStr%pVALpVAL/C
2007Slider (SL)33246.8 %62.7 %53.6 %31.5 %70.8 %51.1 %42.8 %26.2 %9.02.7
2007Fourseam (FA)19314.0 %66.3 %37.3 %66.7 %96.5 %90.3 %44.6 %3.6 %-6.4-3.3
2007Changeup (CH)2114.3 %57.1 %42.9 %100.0 %75.0 %77.8 %66.7 %9.5 %1.04.6
2007Curveball (CU)925.0 %40.0 %33.3 %100.0 %100.0 %100.0 %55.6 %0.0 %0.11.0
2008Slider (SL)43738.8 %68.1 %53.1 %36.8 %86.2 %67.7 %48.7 %17.2 %3.60.8
2008Fourseam (FA)17416.7 %58.3 %33.9 %94.1 %95.2 %94.9 %41.4 %1.7 %-4.8-2.7
2008Changeup (CH)5733.3 %69.7 %54.4 %62.5 %82.6 %77.4 %57.9 %12.3 %0.10.2
2008Curveball (CU)1722.2 %50.0 %35.3 %50.0 %75.0 %66.7 %47.1 %11.8 %0.73.9
2009Slider (SL)84543.2 %60.8 %50.4 %28.4 %73.0 %50.5 %41.1 %25.0 %22.32.6
2009Fourseam (FA)38615.6 %43.5 %30.1 %82.8 %87.4 %86.2 %51.8 %4.2 %-2.3-0.6
2009Curveball (CU)208.3 %37.5 %20.0 %100.0 %100.0 %100.0 %40.0 %0.0 %-0.8-4.2
2009Changeup (CH)50.0 %100.0 %80.0 % 75.0 %75.0 %80.0 %20.0 %-1.4-27.1
2010Slider (SL)42445.4 %72.3 %55.9 %40.2 %75.8 %58.2 %39.2 %23.4 %1.20.3
2010Fourseam (FA)22415.5 %49.1 %31.7 %77.8 %98.1 %93.0 %48.2 %2.2 %1.80.8
2011Slider (SL)37537.8 %64.1 %48.0 %43.7 %80.7 %62.8 %38.7 %17.9 %-3.8-1.0
2011Fourseam (FA)23114.0 %44.1 %27.3 %77.8 %88.9 %85.7 %44.2 %3.9 %-2.9-1.2
2011Changeup (CH)840.0 %100.0 %62.5 %50.0 %66.7 %60.0 %37.5 %25.0 %-0.2-2.0
2011Curveball (CU)450.0 % 50.0 %100.0 % 100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.11.5
TotalSlider (SL)241342.5 %65.0 %51.9 %34.6 %77.2 %57.0 %42.0 %22.3 %32.21.3
TotalFourseam (FA)120815.2 %50.0 %31.5 %80.4 %92.6 %89.5 %47.0 %3.3 %-14.6-1.2
TotalChangeup (CH)9129.7 %70.4 %53.9 %63.6 %79.0 %75.5 %59.3 %13.2 %-0.4-0.5
TotalCurveball (CU)5020.7 %42.9 %30.0 %83.3 %88.9 %86.7 %42.0 %4.0 %0.00.0