Collin Balester
Birthdate: 6/6/1986 (30 y, 3 m, 23 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-4/190     Position: P
Drafted: 2004 June Amateur Draft - Round: 4, Pick: 13, Overall: 114, Team: Montreal Expos
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RotoWire News: The Reds purchased Balester's contract from Triple-A Louisville on Sunday, John Fay of the Cincinnati Enquirer reports. (8/23/2015)
Profiles:  2012  (Click Year to Expand / Close)

7/24C McGehee3-B11_31-0Casey McGehee grounded into a double play to third (Grounder). Prince Fielder out at second.1.711.1826.7 %.1061.17
8/1J Rollins11-T1_2_4-4Jimmy Rollins flied out to center (Fly). Wilson Valdez advanced to 3B.3.270.6744.1 %.0750.31
9/12G Stanton5-T11__4-6Giancarlo Stanton was caught stealing.0.900.5124.0 %.0310.41
9/12C Maybin5-T01__4-6Cameron Maybin flied out to left (Fly).1.090.8721.5 %.0250.35
9/12H Luna6-T0___5-6Hector Luna out on a dropped third strike.0.960.4933.4 %.0240.23
8/1R Oswalt11-T01__4-4Roy Oswalt sacrificed to first (Bunt Grounder). Wilson Valdez advanced to 2B.3.450.8741.8 %.0230.20
9/11G Stanton8-T2_230-3Giancarlo Stanton struck out swinging.0.560.596.5 %.0160.59
7/24R Braun5-B012_2-1Ryan Braun reached on fielder's choice to pitcher (Grounder). Rickie Weeks advanced to 3B. Joe Inglett out at second.1.591.4820.7 %.0160.30
7/24A Escobar4-B0___2-0Alcides Escobar grounded out to second (Grounder).0.590.4920.9 %.0150.23
8/1B Francisco11-T212_4-6Ben Francisco struck out swinging.0.550.437.4 %.0140.43
8/5B Crosby5-B012_6-2Bobby Crosby struck out swinging.0.421.565.1 %.0130.60
9/23J Keppinger9-T112_7-2Jeff Keppinger grounded into a double play to shortstop (Grounder). Jason Bourgeois out at second.0.420.9098.7 %.0130.90
9/11H Ramirez8-T0_2_0-3Hanley Ramirez struck out swinging.0.311.114.9 %.0120.44
8/5S Drew5-B112_6-2Stephen Drew struck out swinging.0.500.966.4 %.0120.50
8/5C Young5-B21237-2Chris Young reached on fielder's choice to shortstop (Grounder). Barry Enright out at second.0.450.804.0 %.0120.80
9/11C Tracy8-T112_0-3Chad Tracy fouled out to third (Fly).0.510.905.7 %.0120.47
7/24J Lucroy4-B1___2-0Jonathan Lucroy struck out swinging.0.430.2622.4 %.0110.16
8/3S Drew6-B212_5-1Stephen Drew struck out swinging.0.360.465.4 %.0090.46
9/23G Blum9-T0_2_7-2Geoff Blum struck out swinging.0.341.1198.5 %.0090.44
9/12M Rivera5-T2___4-6Mike Rivera struck out swinging.0.330.1027.1 %.0090.10
7/24M Parra4-B2___2-0Manny Parra struck out looking.0.290.1023.5 %.0080.10
9/18P Polanco8-B2_235-2Placido Polanco flied out to shortstop (Fly).0.230.592.5 %.0070.59
9/7A Pagan8-T0___1-4Angel Pagan grounded out to pitcher (Bunt Grounder).0.250.496.7 %.0060.23
8/5G Parra6-B212_7-2Gerardo Parra flied out to left (Fliner (Liner)).0.200.463.0 %.0050.46
8/5R Ryal6-B112_7-2Rusty Ryal struck out swinging.0.210.962.5 %.0050.50
9/27S Victorino7-T0___0-4Shane Victorino grounded out to second (Grounder).0.200.495.5 %.0050.23
9/7L Hernandez8-T1___1-4Luis Hernandez struck out swinging. %.0050.16
8/5J Upton6-B01__7-2Justin Upton struck out swinging.0.160.942.5 %.0040.38
9/27P Polanco7-T1___0-4Placido Polanco grounded out to third (Grounder). %.0040.16
9/7C Beltran8-T2___1-4Carlos Beltran grounded out to second (Grounder). %.0030.10
9/18R Gload8-B11__5-2Ross Gload flied out to right (Fliner (Liner)).0.140.512.6 %.0030.29
9/7I Davis9-T0___1-4Ike Davis struck out looking.0.130.493.2 %.0030.23
8/24S Castro8-T0___1-5Starlin Castro grounded out to shortstop (Grounder).0.130.493.3 %.0030.23
9/27R Howard8-T0___0-4Ryan Howard grounded out to second (Grounder).0.130.493.3 %.0030.23
9/18C Ruiz8-B0___5-2Carlos Ruiz grounded out to third (Grounder).0.110.492.6 %.0030.23
9/27C Utley7-T2___0-4Chase Utley out on a dropped third strike. %.0030.10
9/7M Hessman9-T1___1-4Mike Hessman struck out swinging. %.0020.16
8/24X Nady8-T1___1-5Xavier Nady struck out swinging. %.0020.16
9/27J Werth8-T1___0-4Jayson Werth lined out to first (Liner). %.0020.16
9/7J Feliciano9-T2___1-4Jesus Feliciano grounded out to first (Grounder). %.0020.10
8/3J Saunders7-B01__5-1Joe Saunders sacrificed to third (Bunt Grounder). Rusty Ryal advanced to 2B.0.190.942.7 %.0020.22
8/24A Ramirez8-T2___1-5Aramis Ramirez struck out swinging. %.0020.10
9/27R Ibanez8-T2___0-4Raul Ibanez out on a dropped third strike. %.0020.10
9/29J Rollins7-T0___1-7Jimmy Rollins flied out to right (Fly).0.060.491.5 %.0010.23
9/25F Freeman9-T212_0-5Freddie Freeman struck out swinging.0.050.430.6 %.0010.43
10/2J Feliciano8-B21_37-2Jesus Feliciano flied out to right (Fliner (Fly)).0.040.470.4 %.0010.47
9/29W Valdez7-T1___1-7Wilson Valdez grounded out to shortstop (Grounder). %.0010.16
9/25J Heyward9-T01__0-5Jason Heyward struck out swinging.0.040.870.5 %.0010.35
9/25M Prado9-T11__0-5Martin Prado struck out swinging.0.030.510.6 %.0010.29
9/20B Bogusevic8-T0___2-8Brian Bogusevic grounded out to shortstop (Grounder).0.030.490.8 %.0010.23
7/30J Werth9-T0___8-1Jayson Werth struck out swinging.0.030.4999.9 %.0010.23
9/29S Victorino7-T2___1-7Shane Victorino flied out to center (Fly). %.0010.10
10/2A Pagan8-B112_7-2Angel Pagan flied out to center (Fliner (Fly)). Josh Thole advanced to 3B.0.040.860.3 %.0010.39
7/30G Dobbs9-T11__8-1Greg Dobbs flied out to left (Fly).0.020.5199.9 %.0010.29
9/20H Quintero8-T1___2-8Humberto Quintero out on a dropped third strike. %.0010.16
10/2R Tejada8-B01__7-2Ruben Tejada flied out to center (Fliner (Fly)).0.020.830.4 %.0010.34
9/20A Hernandez8-T2___2-8Anderson Hernandez grounded out to second (Grounder). %.0000.10
7/30C Ruiz9-T21__8-1Carlos Ruiz grounded out to shortstop (Grounder).0.010.23100.0 %.0000.22
9/6J Arias9-T0___13-3Joaquin Arias grounded out to shortstop (Grounder).0.000.49100.0 %.0000.23
8/5B Enright5-B21236-2Barry Enright reached on dropped third strike (wp).0.740.806.8 %.0000.00
9/6R Tejada9-T1___13-3Ruben Tejada struck out swinging.0.000.26100.0 %.0000.16
9/6M Nickeas9-T2___13-3Mike Nickeas struck out swinging.0.000.10100.0 %.0000.10
7/30D Brown9-T1___8-1Domonic Brown singled to right (Grounder).0.010.26100.0 %.000-0.26
9/25D Ross9-T21__0-5David Ross walked. Omar Infante advanced to 2B. %-.001-0.21
10/2L Castillo8-B11__7-2Luis Castillo singled to left (Grounder). Josh Thole advanced to 2B.0.020.480.4 %-.001-0.38
10/2J Thole8-B0___7-2Josh Thole walked.0.020.460.4 %-.001-0.37
9/25O Infante9-T0___0-5Omar Infante walked.0.020.490.6 %-.001-0.38
9/18W Valdez8-B212_5-2Shane Victorino advanced on a wild pitch to 2B.0.200.432.7 %-.002-0.16
8/3C Young7-B1_2_5-1Chris Young walked.0.170.722.9 %-.002-0.24
8/1R Gload11-T2_2_4-6Ross Gload was intentionally walked.0.440.327.6 %-.002-0.11
9/18S Victorino8-B21__5-2Shane Victorino walked. Wilson Valdez advanced to 2B. %-.002-0.21
9/18W Valdez8-B1___5-2Wilson Valdez singled to center (Grounder). %-.003-0.26
9/11D Uggla8-T1_2_0-3Dan Uggla walked.0.350.676.1 %-.004-0.23
10/2L Duda8-B0___5-2Lucas Duda singled to left (Fliner (Liner)).0.090.462.4 %-.004-0.37
8/5A LaRoche6-B11__7-2Adam LaRoche singled to center (Grounder). Kelly Johnson advanced to 2B.0.140.562.8 %-.004-0.40
8/5K Johnson6-B0___7-2Kelly Johnson singled to left (Liner).0.110.542.9 %-.004-0.40
8/3M Reynolds6-B21__5-1Mark Reynolds was hit by a pitch. Adam LaRoche advanced to 2B. %-.004-0.21
9/11L Morrison8-T212_0-3Dan Uggla advanced on a wild pitch to 2B.0.480.436.9 %-.004-0.16
8/3R Ryal7-B0___5-1Rusty Ryal walked.0.130.543.2 %-.005-0.40
9/23J Bourgeois9-T1_2_7-2Jason Bourgeois walked.0.170.6799.4 %-.007-0.23
8/5J Hester5-B212_6-2John Hester walked. Adam LaRoche advanced to 3B. Rusty Ryal advanced to 2B.0.460.467.6 %-.007-0.34
9/11L Morrison8-T01__0-3Logan Morrison advanced on a wild pitch to 2B.0.390.875.8 %-.009-0.24
9/23A Hernandez9-T0___7-2Anderson Hernandez doubled to right (Fliner (Fly)).0.150.4999.4 %-.009-0.62
10/2C Carter8-B01__7-2Chris Carter homered (Fly). Lucas Duda scored.0.150.832.0 %-.016-1.63
9/12E Bonifacio6-T1___5-6Emilio Bonifacio walked.0.710.2635.9 %-.026-0.26
9/12G Stanton5-T0___4-6Giancarlo Stanton singled to left (Grounder).0.680.4924.1 %-.026-0.38
8/5A LaRoche5-B21237-2Adam LaRoche advanced on a wild pitch to score. Rusty Ryal advanced to 3B. John Hester advanced to 2B.0.740.806.8 %-.028-1.00
7/24R Weeks Jr.5-B0___2-1Rickie Weeks was hit by a pitch.0.830.4928.8 %-.033-0.38
8/5R Ryal5-B012_6-2Rusty Ryal singled to right (Grounder). Justin Upton scored. Adam LaRoche advanced to 2B.0.681.568.5 %-.034-1.00
7/24J Inglett5-B01__2-1Joe Inglett singled to right (Grounder). Rickie Weeks advanced to 2B.1.340.8725.6 %-.048-0.61
8/1W Valdez11-T0___4-4Wilson Valdez singled to first (Bunt Grounder).2.300.4950.0 %-.082-0.38
7/24J Edmonds4-B0___2-0Jim Edmonds homered (Fly).0.820.4931.1 %-.102-1.00
8/1J Werth11-T21__4-6Jayson Werth doubled to center (Fliner (Fly)). Placido Polanco scored.0.620.2317.8 %-.102-1.09
8/1P Polanco11-T2__34-5Placido Polanco singled to center (Grounder). Wilson Valdez scored.4.390.3651.6 %-.337-0.87