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Michael Wuertz
Birthdate: 12/15/1978 (38 y, 3 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, reports (3/8/2013)
Profiles:  2012  (Click Year to Expand / Close)

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8/19A Pujols9-T21234-4Albert Pujols flied out to center (Fly).6.910.8347.3 %.1810.83
8/29R Doumit8-B1__35-5Ryan Doumit struck out swinging.3.360.9626.1 %.1450.59
7/27A Pujols4-T11232-4Albert Pujols grounded into a double play to shortstop (Grounder). Chris Duncan out at second.1.861.6721.3 %.1191.66
4/9J Encarnacion5-T11233-2Juan Encarnacion struck out swinging.3.361.6749.7 %.1010.83
8/29J Castillo8-B2__35-5Jose Castillo struck out swinging.3.390.3740.6 %.0940.37
4/9J Edmonds5-T21233-4Jim Edmonds grounded out to first (Grounder).2.980.8335.3 %.0790.83
7/26J Valentin9-B01__0-0Jose Valentin fouled out to catcher (Bunt Fly).3.180.9128.6 %.0770.37
8/8D Miller6-B11232-6Damian Miller struck out swinging.2.981.6379.2 %.0740.82
9/20J Rollins4-B1_232-1Jimmy Rollins out on a dropped third strike.1.351.4824.1 %.0720.83
9/14J Kent8-T11__6-5Jeff Kent flied out to left (Fly).2.890.6072.4 %.0720.33
8/19R Belliard10-T21__4-4Ronnie Belliard struck out swinging.2.440.2658.2 %.0720.26
7/26X Nady9-B11__0-0Xavier Nady flied out to center (Fly).2.930.5436.3 %.0720.30
8/19S Rolen10-T0___4-4Scott Rolen flied out to center (Fly).2.410.5850.0 %.0650.27
7/29J Encarnacion7-T0_2_3-1Juan Encarnacion struck out swinging.2.021.2271.3 %.0640.47
8/30J Randa7-B11_37-6Joe Randa fouled out to first (Fly).1.611.2115.5 %.0580.69
9/14N Garciaparra8-T0___6-5Nomar Garciaparra flied out to center (Fly).2.180.5872.8 %.0580.27
9/20S Victorino4-B2_232-1Shane Victorino grounded out to second (Grounder).1.870.6531.4 %.0580.65
7/29J Edmonds7-T1_2_3-1Jim Edmonds struck out swinging.1.850.7577.7 %.0540.39
8/19S Spiezio10-T1___4-4Scott Spiezio struck out swinging.1.940.3156.5 %.0510.19
9/27D Bell8-T212_1-2David Bell flied out to right (Fly).1.880.4828.4 %.0510.48
9/6J Bay8-T2__31-2Jason Bay grounded out to shortstop (Grounder).1.690.4028.6 %.0480.40
9/27C Hart8-T112_1-2Corey Hart struck out swinging.2.001.0023.6 %.0480.51
8/30J Bautista8-B0___7-7Jose Bautista flied out to right (Fly).1.810.5239.1 %.0470.25
7/29H Luna7-T2_2_3-1Hector Luna flied out to second (Fly).1.520.3683.1 %.0460.36
8/30C Duffy7-B21_37-6Chris Duffy grounded out to third (Grounder).1.590.5121.3 %.0450.51
8/25S Rolen6-B11232-0Scott Rolen reached on fielder's choice to third (Grounder). Jeff Suppan out at home. Aaron Miles advanced to 3B. Albert Pujols advanced to 2B.1.361.5910.3 %.0410.81
8/25J Edmonds6-B21232-0Jim Edmonds struck out swinging.1.600.7814.4 %.0410.78
9/24J LaRue7-B0___1-1Jason LaRue struck out swinging.1.520.5740.7 %.0400.26
8/30F Sanchez8-B1___7-7Freddy Sanchez lined out to third (Liner).1.410.2843.7 %.0360.17
9/24E Encarnacion6-B0___1-1Edwin Encarnacion grounded out to shortstop (Grounder).1.320.5742.1 %.0350.26
9/6F Sanchez8-T1_2_1-2Freddy Sanchez grounded out to shortstop (Grounder). Jose Bautista advanced to 3B.1.350.7525.2 %.0340.35
8/5F Sanchez7-T1___5-4Freddy Sanchez flied out to center (Fly).1.280.3172.3 %.0330.19
9/20B Myers4-B01_32-1Brett Myers sacrificed to first (Bunt Grounder). Abraham Nunez advanced to 2B.1.201.9220.8 %.0330.44
9/24A Harang7-B1___1-1Aaron Harang struck out swinging.1.190.3044.7 %.0300.18
9/18A Nunez6-B0___6-9Abraham Nunez flied out to left (Fliner (Liner)).1.120.5782.0 %.0300.26
9/9R Langerhans7-B012_6-3Ryan Langerhans lined out to shortstop (Liner). Brian McCann out at third.0.391.554.0 %.0291.30
9/18J Conine5-B0___6-9Jeff Conine flied out to second (Fly).1.070.5779.0 %.0280.26
8/3C Jackson7-T0___6-3Conor Jackson flied out to second (Fly).1.010.5887.9 %.0270.27
9/27T Graffanino8-T0___1-2Tony Graffanino struck out swinging.1.010.5827.2 %.0270.27
8/3C Quentin6-T0___6-3Carlos Quentin grounded out to third (Grounder).0.990.5884.7 %.0270.27
9/24B Phillips6-B1___1-1Brandon Phillips grounded out to shortstop (Grounder).1.000.3045.6 %.0260.18
8/27A Pujols6-B212_6-4Albert Pujols reached on fielder's choice to third (Grounder). Chris Duncan out at second.0.990.4415.9 %.0260.44
9/29C Iannetta8-T11_32-5Chris Iannetta flied out to second (Fly).0.641.276.0 %.0240.71
8/5J Bay7-T2___5-4Jason Bay flied out to center (Fliner (Fly)).0.830.1275.6 %.0220.12
7/27H Luna5-T21__2-4Hector Luna struck out swinging.0.720.2629.0 %.0210.26
8/25A Miles7-B212_2-0Aaron Miles flied out to center (Fly).0.800.4411.6 %.0210.44
9/4X Nady9-T0___4-5Xavier Nady grounded out to third (Grounder).0.770.5818.0 %.0200.27
7/27S Rolen5-T0___2-4Scott Rolen flied out to right (Fly).0.750.5826.5 %.0200.27
9/18D Sandoval6-B1___6-9Danny Sandoval flied out to shortstop (Fly).0.770.3185.0 %.0200.19
8/29R Paulino8-B01__5-5Ronny Paulino sacrificed to third (Bunt Grounder). Xavier Nady advanced to 2B.2.650.9132.7 %.0200.21
8/25J Suppan7-B112_2-0Jeff Suppan fouled out to catcher (Bunt Fly).0.850.929.7 %.0200.48
9/29J Baker8-T21_32-5Jeff Baker struck out swinging.0.660.558.3 %.0190.55
9/18P Burrell5-B1___6-9Pat Burrell grounded out to third (Grounder).0.740.3181.9 %.0190.19
8/27J Weaver6-B01__6-4Jeff Weaver struck out swinging.0.800.9013.5 %.0190.36
9/12M Kemp7-T0___5-7Matt Kemp struck out swinging.0.690.5820.2 %.0190.27
9/24N Hopper6-B2___1-1Norris Hopper lined out to second (Fliner (Liner)).0.690.1248.2 %.0180.12
7/24P Lo Duca7-B01235-8Paul Lo Duca grounded out to second (Grounder). Chris Woodward scored. Jose Valentin advanced to 3B. Jose Reyes advanced to 2B.3.312.3674.6 %.018-0.06
8/3S Drew6-T1___6-3Stephen Drew flied out to shortstop (Fly).0.670.3187.3 %.0180.19
9/8A Jones7-B1_2_6-4Andruw Jones struck out swinging.0.600.7110.7 %.0170.37
8/27P Wilson6-B11__6-4Preston Wilson struck out swinging.0.690.5315.3 %.0170.30
9/4J Burnitz9-T1___4-5Jeromy Burnitz grounded out to first (Grounder).0.610.3120.1 %.0160.19
7/27J Encarnacion5-T1___2-4Juan Encarnacion struck out swinging.0.570.3128.5 %.0150.19
9/12R Martin7-T1___5-7Russell Martin grounded out to shortstop (Grounder).0.540.3122.0 %.0140.19
8/22D Dellucci7-T21__3-6David Dellucci struck out looking.0.420.2613.5 %.0120.26
8/30J Castillo7-B012_7-6Jose Castillo reached on fielder's choice to shortstop (Grounder). Xavier Nady advanced to 3B. Ryan Doumit out at second.1.331.5314.3 %.0120.32
9/18J Rollins6-B2___6-9Jimmy Rollins grounded out to first (Grounder).0.440.1287.0 %.0120.12
9/8W Aybar7-B212_7-4Willy Aybar out on a dropped third strike.0.450.466.4 %.0120.46
9/18C Coste5-B2___6-9Chris Coste grounded out to shortstop (Grounder).0.440.1283.8 %.0120.12
9/4R Paulino9-T2___4-5Ronny Paulino struck out looking.0.430.1221.6 %.0120.12
8/22R Howard7-T0___3-6Ryan Howard struck out swinging.0.430.5812.1 %.0120.27
9/8E Renteria7-B0___6-4Edgar Renteria struck out swinging.0.440.5411.7 %.0110.25
8/25J Encarnacion7-B0___2-0Juan Encarnacion grounded out to third (Grounder).0.410.5111.3 %.0110.24
8/3D Easley6-T2___6-3Damion Easley struck out swinging.0.390.1289.1 %.0100.12
9/12M Anderson7-T2___5-7Marlon Anderson grounded out to second (Grounder).0.370.1223.4 %.0100.12
9/2M Alou8-T21__1-4Moises Alou flied out to right (Fly).0.320.269.3 %.0100.26
8/22P Burrell7-T1___3-6Pat Burrell struck out swinging.0.340.3113.2 %.0090.19
9/30J Salazar8-T0___6-9Jeff Salazar flied out to shortstop (Fliner (Liner)).0.320.588.3 %.0090.27
5/22J Willingham4-B112_5-0Josh Willingham struck out swinging.0.360.934.7 %.0080.48
9/9T Pena7-B21__6-3Tony F Pena struck out swinging. %.0070.25
9/30T Tulowitzki8-T1___6-9Troy Tulowitzki grounded out to third (Grounder).0.250.319.1 %.0070.19
8/12M Holliday6-B0___8-4Matt Holliday grounded out to second (Grounder).0.230.646.3 %.0070.29
9/29T Tulowitzki8-T012_2-5Troy Tulowitzki flied out to center (Fly). Todd Helton advanced to 3B.0.531.615.4 %.0050.34
8/12B Hawpe6-B1___8-4Brad Hawpe grounded out to first (Grounder).0.190.356.9 %.0050.21
8/21C Utley7-T11__0-5Chase Utley flied out to center (Fliner (Fly)).0.200.603.9 %.0050.33
9/30C Sullivan8-T2___6-9Cory Sullivan grounded out to first (Bunt Grounder). %.0050.12
9/2P Feliz9-T0___1-4Pedro Feliz flied out to center (Fly).0.170.584.0 %.0050.27
8/12Y Torrealba7-B0___8-4Yorvit Torrealba grounded out to shortstop (Grounder).0.160.643.9 %.0050.29
7/23T Armas Jr.6-B0___5-1Tony Armas Jr. struck out swinging.0.160.504.7 %.0040.24
8/9D Bell5-B212_6-0David Bell flied out to center (Fliner (Fly)).0.160.462.5 %.0040.46
8/21R Howard7-T21__0-5Ryan Howard struck out swinging. %.0040.26
8/21J Rollins7-T0___0-5Jimmy Rollins grounded out to second (Grounder).0.140.583.9 %.0040.27
8/12R Spilborghs6-B2___8-4Ryan Spilborghs grounded out to third (Grounder). %.0040.14
8/11C Freeman5-B21__7-1Choo Freeman struck out swinging. %.0040.28
8/12C Barmes7-B1___8-4Clint Barmes flied out to right (Fly).0.130.354.3 %.0030.21
7/23A Soriano6-B1___5-1Alfonso Soriano flied out to center (Fly). %.0030.16
5/22M Jacobs4-B2_2_7-0Mike Jacobs grounded out to pitcher (Grounder).0.090.331.9 %.0030.33
7/23F Lopez6-B2___5-1Felipe Lopez grounded out to second (Grounder). %.0020.10
7/23B Schneider7-B2_2_7-1Brian Schneider struck out swinging.0.040.320.7 %.0010.32
7/23R Church7-B1_2_7-1Ryan Church struck out swinging.0.030.680.6 %.0010.36
5/22M Olivo5-B01__7-0Miguel Olivo grounded out to first (Grounder). Reggie Abercrombie advanced to 2B.0.060.911.1 %.0010.21
4/11F Lopez6-T21__0-9Felipe Lopez grounded out to second (Grounder). %.0010.26
4/11D Ross6-T0___0-9David Ross grounded out to third (Grounder).0.020.580.6 %.0010.27
8/18G Bennett7-T1___3-11Gary Bennett grounded out to shortstop (Grounder).0.010.310.7 %.0000.19
4/11B Arroyo6-T1___0-9Bronson Arroyo struck out swinging.0.020.310.6 %.0000.19
8/18A Wainwright7-T2___3-11Adam Wainwright grounded out to shortstop (Grounder). %.0000.12
8/18A Miles8-T0___3-11Aaron Miles grounded out to first (Grounder).0.010.580.2 %.0000.27
8/18S Rolen8-T21__3-11Scott Rolen fouled out to first (Fly). %.0000.26
4/11K Griffey Jr.7-T0___0-9Ken Griffey Jr. struck out looking.0.010.580.3 %.0000.27
4/11R Aurilia7-T1___0-9Rich Aurilia grounded out to shortstop (Grounder).0.010.310.3 %.0000.19
4/11A Dunn7-T2___0-9Adam Dunn grounded out to first (Grounder). %.0000.12
8/18C Duncan8-T1___3-11Chris Duncan struck out swinging.0.010.310.3 %.0000.19
8/3S Green9-T0___1-9Shawn Green grounded out to first (Grounder).0.000.580.1 %.0000.27
8/3O Hudson9-T1___1-9Orlando Hudson grounded out to second (Grounder).0.000.310.1 %.0000.19
8/3J DaVanon9-T21__1-10Jeff DaVanon struck out swinging. %.0000.26
7/31D Easley9-T0___4-15Damion Easley struck out swinging.0.000.580.0 %.0000.27
7/31C Jackson9-T1___4-15Conor Jackson struck out swinging.0.000.310.0 %.0000.19
7/31C Snyder9-T2___4-15Chris Snyder struck out swinging. %.0000.12
8/3C Snyder9-T2___1-10Chris Snyder reached on error to second (Grounder). Error by Michael Wuertz. %.000-0.14
8/18A Pujols8-T2___3-11Albert Pujols singled to left (Liner). %.000-0.14
4/11R Freel6-T2___0-9Ryan Freel walked. %.000-0.14
8/3S Drew9-T2___1-10Stephen Drew homered (Fliner (Fly)). %.000-1.00
7/23A Kearns7-B012_5-1Austin Kearns sacrificed to pitcher (Bunt Grounder). Ryan Zimmerman advanced to 3B. Nick Johnson advanced to 2B.0.191.491.8 %-.0010.09
5/22H Ramirez5-B11__8-0Hanley Ramirez singled to center (Liner). Ricky Nolasco advanced to 2B.0.020.540.7 %-.001-0.39
5/22D Uggla5-B112_8-0Dan Uggla walked. Ricky Nolasco advanced to 3B. Hanley Ramirez advanced to 2B.0.040.930.6 %-.001-0.66
8/25C Duncan6-B012_2-0Chris Duncan grounded out to pitcher (Grounder). Jeff Suppan advanced to 3B. Aaron Miles advanced to 2B.0.921.5110.6 %-.0010.09
5/22R Abercrombie5-B0___7-0Reggie Abercrombie walked.0.040.521.2 %-.002-0.39
7/23N Johnson7-B0_2_5-1Nick Johnson walked. %-.002-0.37
8/25A Pujols6-B1_232-0Albert Pujols was intentionally walked.0.871.4210.5 %-.002-0.17
8/12C Sullivan7-B2___8-4Cory Sullivan singled to right (Liner). %-.002-0.15
5/22H Ramirez4-B212_5-0Miguel Cabrera advanced on double steal to 2B.0.330.455.5 %-.003-0.17
9/8B McCann7-B2_2_6-4Brian McCann was intentionally walked.0.640.3412.5 %-.003-0.12
8/12J Carroll7-B21__8-4Jamey Carroll walked. Cory Sullivan advanced to 2B. %-.003-0.22
7/23R Zimmerman7-B01__5-1Ryan Zimmerman advanced on a stolen base to 2B.0.170.882.4 %-.004-0.24
8/21S Victorino7-T1___0-5Shane Victorino singled to center (Liner).0.110.314.3 %-.004-0.28
7/23R Zimmerman7-B0___5-1Ryan Zimmerman singled to third (Grounder).0.110.502.8 %-.004-0.38
9/2R Durham8-T2___1-4Ray Durham singled to second (Grounder). %-.005-0.14
9/2E Alfonzo9-T1___1-4Eliezer Alfonzo singled to shortstop (Grounder).0.150.314.5 %-.005-0.28
5/22R Nolasco5-B1_2_8-0Ricky Nolasco singled to left (Grounder). Reggie Abercrombie scored.0.060.691.1 %-.005-0.85
8/22M Lieberthal7-T2___3-6Mike Lieberthal reached on error to shortstop (Grounder). Error by Ronny Cedeno.0.240.1214.1 %-.006-0.14
7/27J Edmonds5-T2___2-4Jim Edmonds walked.0.390.1230.0 %-.011-0.14
8/25R Belliard7-B1___2-0Ronnie Belliard singled to left (Liner).0.320.2712.3 %-.011-0.26
8/27C Duncan6-B21__6-4Chris Duncan singled to right (Grounder). Gary Bennett advanced to 2B.0.500.2317.0 %-.011-0.21
7/23M Anderson7-B1_237-1Marlon Anderson reached on error to right (Grounder). Ryan Zimmerman scored on error. Nick Johnson scored on error. Marlon Anderson advanced to 2B. Error by Derrek Lee.0.191.411.8 %-.012-1.27
8/25G Bennett7-B11__2-0Gary Bennett singled to left (Liner). Ronnie Belliard advanced to 2B.0.550.5311.2 %-.015-0.39
8/30R Doumit7-B0_2_7-6Ryan Doumit was hit by a pitch.0.931.1515.9 %-.016-0.38
8/27G Bennett6-B0___6-4Gary Bennett walked.0.510.5115.4 %-.020-0.38
9/8A LaRoche7-B1___6-4Adam LaRoche doubled to right (Liner).0.340.2912.8 %-.021-0.43
9/24C Denorfia7-B2___1-1Chris Denorfia walked.0.840.1247.8 %-.021-0.14
8/15B Ausmus6-B2__34-5Brad Ausmus walked.2.400.3862.0 %-.021-0.14
8/11L Gonzalez5-B2_2_7-1Luis A Gonzalez singled to left (Grounder). Ryan Spilborghs scored.0.270.385.7 %-.022-0.90
8/30J Bay8-B2___7-7Jason Bay singled to shortstop (Grounder).1.050.1147.3 %-.024-0.13
8/30X Nady7-B01__7-6Xavier Nady advanced on a stolen base to 2B.1.170.9118.4 %-.025-0.24
9/27J Cirillo8-T1___1-2Jeff Cirillo walked.0.790.3129.9 %-.027-0.28
8/30X Nady7-B0___7-6Xavier Nady singled to center (Grounder).0.770.5221.3 %-.029-0.39
4/9S Rolen5-T212_3-4Scott Rolen singled to shortstop (Grounder). David Eckstein advanced to 3B. Albert Pujols advanced to 2B.1.810.4838.4 %-.030-0.35
5/22C Aguila4-B2_237-0Chris Aguila doubled to left (Liner). Hanley Ramirez scored. Miguel Cabrera scored.0.380.615.2 %-.033-1.72
8/19J Edmonds10-T2___4-4Jim Edmonds singled to left (Fly).1.440.1261.5 %-.033-0.14
9/27B Hall8-T11__1-2Bill Hall walked. Jeff Cirillo advanced to 2B.1.320.6027.2 %-.036-0.40
8/11R Spilborghs5-B2_2_6-1Ryan Spilborghs doubled to left (Liner). Matt Holliday scored.0.420.389.3 %-.036-1.00
9/9J Francoeur7-B012_6-3Jeff Francoeur singled to center (Grounder). Andruw Jones scored. Brian McCann advanced to 2B.0.741.557.8 %-.037-1.00
7/26R Castro9-B21__0-0Ramon Castro singled to left (Liner). David Wright advanced to 2B.2.320.2443.5 %-.048-0.21
9/8J Francoeur7-B212_7-4Jeff Francoeur singled to center (Liner). Adam LaRoche scored. Brian McCann advanced to 2B.0.830.4612.2 %-.058-1.00
4/14J Randa6-B0___6-8Joe Randa singled to third (Grounder).1.390.5273.7 %-.059-0.39
9/14J Drew8-T1___6-5J.D. Drew walked.1.630.3178.6 %-.062-0.28
8/29X Nady8-B0___5-5Xavier Nady singled to center (Grounder).1.810.5239.1 %-.063-0.39
8/8D Bell6-B112_2-6David Bell walked. Kevin Mench advanced to 3B. Geoff Jenkins advanced to 2B.1.870.9685.7 %-.065-0.67
9/30C Iannetta8-T0___6-9Chris Iannetta homered (Fliner (Fly)).0.580.5815.3 %-.070-1.00
7/26D Wright9-B0___0-0David Wright walked.2.270.5236.0 %-.074-0.39
8/8J Cirillo6-B21233-6Jeff Cirillo singled to second (Liner). Kevin Mench scored. Geoff Jenkins advanced to 3B. David Bell advanced to 2B.2.650.8086.6 %-.075-1.00
4/14C Wilson6-B01__5-8Craig Wilson homered (Fly). Jack Wilson scored.0.940.9191.8 %-.084-1.61
8/29X Nady8-B1_2_5-5Xavier Nady advanced on a wild pitch to 3B.2.520.7034.7 %-.086-0.26
4/14J Bay6-B0___6-8Jason Bay homered (Fliner (Liner)).1.080.5283.5 %-.098-1.00
9/25R Aurilia7-B21232-4Rich Aurilia singled to right (Grounder). Ray Olmedo scored. Chris Denorfia scored. Royce Clayton advanced to 2B.2.600.8288.9 %-.115-1.65
9/6J Bautista8-T1__31-2Jose Bautista reached on fielder's choice to shortstop (Grounder). Jack Wilson scored on error. Jose Bautista advanced to 2B on error. Error by Ronny Cedeno.3.031.0139.0 %-.138-0.74
4/9A Pujols5-T21233-4Albert Pujols singled to left (Grounder). So Taguchi scored. Hector Luna scored. David Eckstein advanced to 2B.3.890.8359.7 %-.214-1.65
8/15A Everett6-B212_4-5Adam Everett tripled to left (Fly). Luke Scott scored. Aubrey Huff scored.1.940.4683.8 %-.218-1.92
9/3S Hillenbrand5-T2__33-5Shea Hillenbrand homered (Fly). Omar Vizquel scored.1.780.4051.9 %-.219-1.72
9/3O Vizquel5-T212_3-3Omar Vizquel tripled to right (Fly). Eliezer Alfonzo scored. Steve Finley scored.2.030.4874.5 %-.226-1.92
8/15O Palmeiro6-B21_36-5Orlando Palmeiro doubled to right (Grounder). Adam Everett scored. Brad Ausmus scored. Orlando Palmeiro out.3.140.5259.8 %-.286-1.48