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Hiroki Kuroda
Birthdate: 2/10/1975 (42 y, 5 m, 11 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-1/205     Position: P
Contract: $15M / 1 Years (2013)
Extension: $16M / 1 Years (2014)
RotoWire News: Kuroda plans to pitch in Hiroshima for the 2015 season, Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reports. (12/26/2014)
Profiles:  2010  2011  2012  2013  2014  2015  (Click Year to Expand / Close)



SeasonHandednessIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2008vs L91.2- - -3919423052479224343.257.306.399.306
2008vs R91.2- - -3858712133294204473.241.292.319.271
SeasonHome / AwayIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2008Home88.03.683588115038366140362.238.276.339.273
2008Away95.13.7841810020147407288454.259.319.377.302
2008Home vs L44.1- - -17839802321360223.229.264.331.264
2008Home vs R43.2- - -18042701515380139.246.288.347.282
2008Away vs L47.1- - -2135515029266164120.281.341.458.342
2008Away vs R48.0- - -205455118141124334.237.296.294.261
SeasonMonthlyIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2008Mar/Apr30.23.8213535701513383116.278.326.405.315
2008May37.22.87161335016122131121.225.292.303.268
2008Jun14.07.716316201212461113.286.365.536.385
2008Jul34.15.2414639712120140019.275.301.367.295
2008Aug39.12.2915326501210261229.179.225.264.216
2008Sept/Oct27.12.96118329099152218.288.336.404.322
20081st Half105.03.4344197170464010295362.237.294.356.285
20082nd Half78.14.143358418139363133454.264.306.365.293
SeasonLeverageIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2008Low Leverage70.2- - -2935811012125191445.215.278.313.267
2008Medium Leverage101.2- - -43811423153467196365.274.313.390.304
2008High Leverage11.0- - -45910201814106.220.302.351.278
SeasonSituationalIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2008Bases Empty109.0- - -45199221777160581.230.266.335.267
2008Men on Base74.1- - -3258213078696268235.276.346.396.320
2008Men In Scoring45.0- - -192397064551198224.228.316.299.263
SeasonThrough CountIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2008Through 3 - 02.2- - -3331033122801.273.758.636.564
2008Through 3 - 16.2- - -4052044116004.208.525.417.442
2008Through 3 - 213.0- - -68940980200011.188.426.271.348
2008Through 2 - 019.2- - -10323401212324808.291.456.456.387
2008Through 1 - 067.2- - -3006714038367348038.252.338.388.314
2008Through 2 - 132.0- - -136288017161140017.230.309.325.287
2008Through 1 - 170.1- - -2795611025222130054.211.248.278.236
2008Through 0 - 190.0- - -362781603024380578.224.253.299.246
2008Through 2 - 238.2- - -162349017131130040.228.290.311.272
2008Through 1 - 252.0- - -20039901713360072.201.225.294.229
2008Through 0 - 235.0- - -14532801510150254.232.271.314.262
SeasonTTOIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
20081st Through Order as SP69.22.97279586024235120243.219.261.302.253
20082nd Through Order as SP61.14.702747018138325184538.279.343.425.334
20083rd Through Order as SP47.23.02201491101716392031.255.290.369.284
20084th Through Order as SP4.29.64224006503204.211.318.211.215

SeasonHandednessK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2008vs L4.222.161.950.8811.0 %5.6 %5.4 %- - -1.27.27163.0 %4.294.29
2008vs R7.171.963.650.3919.0 %5.2 %13.8 %- - -1.17.29274.0 %2.893.49
SeasonHome / AwayK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2008Home6.341.434.430.6117.3 %3.9 %13.4 %.2381.08.27567.0 %3.193.38
2008Away5.102.641.930.6612.9 %6.7 %6.2 %.2591.34.28669.6 %3.964.36
2008Home vs L4.671.223.830.6112.9 %3.4 %9.5 %.2291.02.25056.1 %3.523.68
2008Home vs R8.041.654.880.6221.7 %4.4 %17.2 %.2461.15.30276.9 %2.863.08
2008Away vs L3.803.041.251.149.4 %7.5 %1.9 %.2811.50.28867.6 %5.014.87
2008Away vs R6.382.252.830.1916.6 %5.9 %10.7 %.2371.19.28471.7 %2.923.86
SeasonMonthlyK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2008Mar/Apr4.702.352.000.8811.9 %5.9 %5.9 %.2781.40.29972.9 %4.244.52
2008May5.023.111.620.4813.0 %8.1 %5.0 %.2251.22.25070.1 %3.824.57
2008Jun8.363.862.172.5720.6 %9.5 %11.1 %.2861.57.30863.2 %6.494.09
2008Jul4.981.054.750.2613.0 %2.7 %10.3 %.2751.25.31252.9 %2.753.30
2008Aug6.641.374.830.4619.0 %3.9 %15.0 %.1790.81.21170.5 %2.933.31
2008Sept/Oct5.931.653.600.3315.3 %4.2 %11.0 %.2881.35.33779.8 %3.063.74
20081st Half5.312.492.140.8614.1 %6.6 %7.5 %.2371.20.25872.2 %4.104.20
20082nd Half6.201.494.150.3416.1 %3.9 %12.2 %.2641.24.31064.1 %2.903.48
SeasonLeverageK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2008Low Leverage5.732.422.370.6415.4 %6.5 %8.9 %- - -1.09.24193.2 %3.754.03
2008Medium Leverage5.751.683.420.6214.8 %4.3 %10.5 %- - -1.31.31165.8 %3.403.72
2008High Leverage4.913.271.500.8213.3 %8.9 %4.4 %- - -1.18.235-60.3 %4.314.57
SeasonSituationalK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2008Bases Empty6.691.325.060.5818.0 %3.6 %14.4 %- - -1.06.269100.0 %3.063.51
2008Men on Base4.243.151.350.7310.8 %8.0 %2.8 %- - -1.45.29731.5 %4.374.46
2008Men In Scoring4.803.801.260.2012.5 %9.9 %2.6 %- - -1.29.260-6.8 %3.754.40
SeasonThrough CountK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2008Through 3 - 03.3874.250.053.383.0 %66.7 %-63.6 %- - -9.38.22293.2 %32.0129.60
2008Through 3 - 15.4021.600.251.3510.0 %40.0 %-30.0 %- - -3.15.21186.7 %11.0810.12
2008Through 3 - 27.6213.850.550.0016.2 %29.4 %-13.2 %- - -2.23.24369.0 %6.067.17
2008Through 2 - 03.6610.980.331.377.8 %23.3 %-15.5 %- - -2.39.29481.8 %7.967.12
2008Through 1 - 05.054.521.120.9312.7 %11.3 %1.3 %- - -1.49.27269.1 %4.864.84
2008Through 2 - 14.783.941.210.2812.5 %10.3 %2.2 %- - -1.31.26061.6 %3.794.29
2008Through 1 - 16.911.664.150.2619.4 %4.7 %14.7 %- - -0.98.25766.5 %2.523.11
2008Through 0 - 17.800.809.750.3021.6 %2.2 %19.3 %- - -0.96.28070.3 %2.272.74
2008Through 2 - 29.313.033.080.2324.7 %8.0 %16.7 %- - -1.22.30665.8 %2.413.06
2008Through 1 - 212.461.0412.000.5236.0 %3.0 %33.0 %- - -0.87.30368.6 %1.461.52
2008Through 0 - 213.891.2910.800.2637.2 %3.5 %33.8 %- - -1.06.37463.8 %1.021.47
SeasonTTOK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
20081st Through Order as SP5.561.553.580.6515.4 %4.3 %11.1 %.2191.00.24473.9 %3.433.58
20082nd Through Order as SP5.582.642.110.7313.9 %6.6 %7.3 %.2791.43.31364.0 %4.084.33
20083rd Through Order as SP5.851.703.440.5715.4 %4.5 %10.9 %.2551.22.29176.2 %3.223.70
20084th Through Order as SP7.715.791.330.0018.2 %13.6 %4.5 %.2111.50.26714.3 %3.354.76

SeasonHandednessGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2008vs L1.9217.7 %54.1 %28.2 %4.5 %10.1 %1.8 %28.6 %39.0 %33.4 %27.6 %17.3 %61.9 %20.7 %1383514869
2008vs R1.6522.9 %48.0 %29.0 %11.1 %4.9 %7.5 %0.0 %43.8 %34.7 %21.5 %21.5 %57.3 %21.2 %1355466889
SeasonHome / AwayGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2008Home2.0120.2 %53.3 %26.5 %6.9 %8.3 %4.8 %14.3 %41.2 %34.8 %24.0 %21.5 %56.6 %21.9 %1267442825
2008Away1.6320.1 %49.5 %30.3 %8.2 %7.1 %3.8 %11.1 %41.3 %33.4 %25.3 %17.5 %62.4 %20.2 %1471538933
2008Home vs L2.4915.3 %60.4 %24.3 %0.0 %8.6 %2.3 %33.3 %36.7 %32.7 %30.6 %17.0 %61.9 %21.1 %628229399
2008Home vs R1.5725.8 %45.3 %28.9 %13.5 %8.1 %8.6 %0.0 %46.2 %37.1 %16.7 %26.5 %50.8 %22.7 %639213426
2008Away vs L1.5619.8 %48.8 %31.4 %7.4 %11.1 %1.2 %25.0 %40.9 %34.1 %25.0 %17.6 %61.9 %20.5 %755285470
2008Away vs R1.7320.5 %50.3 %29.1 %9.1 %2.3 %6.6 %0.0 %41.7 %32.7 %25.6 %17.3 %62.8 %19.9 %716253463
SeasonMonthlyGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2008Mar/Apr1.3320.8 %45.3 %34.0 %16.7 %8.3 %6.3 %25.0 %49.1 %25.5 %25.5 %20.0 %63.6 %16.4 %482166316
2008May1.3720.5 %45.9 %33.6 %7.3 %4.9 %5.4 %25.0 %42.1 %33.3 %24.6 %14.3 %63.5 %22.2 %554210344
2008Jun1.4320.9 %46.5 %32.6 %0.0 %28.6 %0.0 %0.0 %39.5 %30.2 %30.2 %27.9 %48.8 %23.3 %24093147
2008Jul3.0418.5 %61.3 %20.2 %8.3 %4.2 %5.5 %0.0 %41.5 %34.2 %24.4 %19.5 %62.6 %17.9 %492165327
2008Aug1.9021.1 %51.8 %27.2 %0.0 %6.5 %3.4 %0.0 %37.9 %39.7 %22.4 %17.2 %59.5 %23.3 %546196350
2008Sept/Oct2.0419.8 %53.8 %26.4 %8.3 %4.2 %2.0 %0.0 %35.5 %39.8 %24.7 %23.7 %51.6 %24.7 %424150274
20081st Half1.5419.9 %48.5 %31.5 %10.4 %9.4 %4.3 %18.2 %44.4 %30.0 %25.7 %19.3 %61.1 %19.6 %1545557988
20082nd Half2.2220.5 %54.8 %24.7 %3.1 %4.7 %4.2 %0.0 %37.1 %39.4 %23.5 %19.3 %58.0 %22.7 %1193423770
SeasonLeverageGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2008Low Leverage1.8119.3 %52.0 %28.7 %7.8 %7.8 %5.2 %0.0 %46.7 %31.6 %21.8 %20.4 %64.4 %15.1 %1048378670
2008Medium Leverage1.8820.3 %52.1 %27.6 %7.4 %7.4 %4.0 %18.2 %38.5 %35.6 %25.9 %18.8 %57.8 %23.4 %1534546988
2008High Leverage1.0025.0 %37.5 %37.5 %8.3 %8.3 %0.0 %0.0 %34.3 %34.3 %31.4 %17.1 %48.6 %34.3 %15656100
SeasonSituationalGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2008Bases Empty1.5721.2 %48.1 %30.7 %5.7 %6.6 %5.4 %50.0 %45.3 %30.7 %24.1 %16.9 %63.6 %19.5 %15875331054
2008Men on Base2.1718.8 %55.6 %25.6 %10.9 %9.4 %2.9 %0.0 %35.9 %38.6 %25.6 %22.5 %54.6 %22.9 %1151447704
2008Men In Scoring2.7516.7 %61.1 %22.2 %9.4 %3.1 %4.5 %0.0 %35.4 %41.5 %23.1 %23.8 %53.7 %22.5 %732296436
SeasonThrough CountGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2008Through 3 - 00.6020.0 %30.0 %50.0 %0.0 %20.0 %0.0 %0.0 %20.0 %40.0 %40.0 %30.0 %60.0 %10.0 %16812147
2008Through 3 - 12.2020.0 %55.0 %25.0 %0.0 %20.0 %9.1 %0.0 %35.0 %30.0 %35.0 %25.0 %60.0 %15.0 %236136100
2008Through 3 - 21.9113.5 %56.8 %29.7 %0.0 %0.0 %9.5 %0.0 %37.8 %35.1 %27.0 %29.7 %54.1 %16.2 %455224231
2008Through 2 - 02.4118.3 %57.7 %23.9 %0.0 %17.6 %2.4 %0.0 %38.0 %36.6 %25.4 %21.1 %57.8 %21.1 %468273195
2008Through 1 - 01.6919.0 %50.9 %30.1 %4.4 %10.3 %4.3 %0.0 %39.9 %34.2 %25.9 %16.7 %58.8 %24.6 %1204577627
2008Through 2 - 12.9517.1 %61.9 %21.0 %9.1 %4.5 %6.2 %0.0 %37.1 %35.2 %27.6 %20.0 %57.1 %22.9 %685328357
2008Through 1 - 12.3119.5 %56.2 %24.3 %7.8 %3.9 %4.2 %0.0 %40.6 %33.5 %25.9 %19.3 %62.3 %18.4 %1254484770
2008Through 0 - 12.3921.3 %55.4 %23.2 %8.1 %4.8 %4.1 %0.0 %41.0 %35.8 %23.3 %21.4 %63.5 %15.1 %14204011019
2008Through 2 - 22.1715.6 %57.8 %26.6 %10.3 %3.4 %4.8 %0.0 %38.5 %33.0 %28.4 %21.1 %57.8 %21.1 %939383556
2008Through 1 - 22.0918.9 %54.9 %26.2 %3.1 %9.4 %4.5 %0.0 %40.2 %37.7 %22.1 %15.6 %65.6 %18.9 %1019336683
2008Through 0 - 21.9122.0 %51.2 %26.8 %4.5 %4.5 %4.8 %0.0 %36.9 %40.5 %22.6 %19.1 %63.1 %17.9 %632154478
SeasonTTOGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
20081st Through Order as SP2.1417.1 %56.5 %26.4 %7.0 %8.8 %1.6 %16.7 %41.9 %32.0 %26.1 %20.7 %64.4 %14.9 %980329651
20082nd Through Order as SP1.6721.6 %49.0 %29.3 %11.5 %8.2 %5.9 %0.0 %39.9 %36.6 %23.5 %23.9 %55.4 %20.7 %985372613
20083rd Through Order as SP1.5523.1 %46.8 %30.1 %2.1 %6.4 %6.8 %20.0 %42.2 %32.3 %25.5 %11.2 %58.4 %30.4 %694246448
20084th Through Order as SP1.6013.3 %53.3 %33.3 %20.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %40.0 %46.7 %13.3 %20.0 %66.7 %13.3 %793346