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Hiroki Kuroda
Birthdate: 2/10/1975 (42 y, 4 m, 14 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
2009vs L56.0- - -2355015230257181134.232.294.419.309
2009vs R61.1- - -250601112924560053.246.272.371.281
SeasonHome / AwayIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2009Home51.14.032195211025234131145.254.306.371.299
2009Away66.03.552665815334268110042.228.263.412.291
2009Home vs L22.1- - -9722701111391119.253.330.437.333
2009Home vs R29.0- - -12230401412140026.254.286.322.271
2009Away vs L33.2- - -13828821914490015.217.268.406.291
2009Away vs R32.1- - -12830711512420027.238.258.418.290
SeasonMonthlyIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2009Mar/Apr5.21.59224101101002.191.250.263.232
2009Jun37.14.1014732611817460033.227.260.371.276
2009Jul28.05.46126311001917380018.263.312.431.323
2009Aug17.12.6070183055120110.269.309.369.301
2009Sept/Oct29.02.791202562169471024.221.269.420.294
20091st Half54.04.672235013130285120038.237.282.386.292
20092nd Half63.12.982626013229217121149.241.283.400.297
SeasonLeverageIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2009Low Leverage57.0- - -2395611316158100045.245.276.425.302
2009Medium Leverage58.0- - -2365215040314131139.234.287.366.287
2009High Leverage2.1- - -102003301003.222.333.250.277
SeasonSituationalIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2009Bases Empty73.0- - -30164163999130056.222.256.392.281
2009Men on Base44.1- - -1844610050403111131.267.328.396.318
2009Men In Scoring27.0- - -11727504437181117.250.313.333.288
SeasonThrough CountIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2009Through 3 - 01.2- - -164104327100.444.6881.222.696
2009Through 3 - 13.0- - -235204329000.357.609.929.601
2009Through 3 - 28.0- - -521340118315007.351.538.703.521
2009Through 2 - 011.1- - -631741119312104.333.460.627.460
2009Through 1 - 044.0- - -199478227245171023.258.322.407.320
2009Through 2 - 119.0- - -89164016104140015.213.337.427.339
2009Through 1 - 147.2- - -192356022155120046.194.245.311.248
2009Through 0 - 159.1- - -231471312620570064.210.235.345.252
2009Through 2 - 225.0- - -11023701392110040.232.309.364.301
2009Through 1 - 242.1- - -151216055030061.142.159.182.153
2009Through 0 - 225.2- - -92155177000037.163.165.242.175
SeasonSP / RPIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2009As Starter116.03.57477108243564612231187.238.281.390.293
2009As Reliever1.120.2582203301000.286.375.667.403
SeasonTTOIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
20091st Through Order as SP44.03.07180401511715360038.230.263.391.283
20092nd Through Order as SP46.02.93180328023155111136.191.246.329.253
20093rd Through Order as SP25.05.4011234121515460011.321.360.486.369
20094th Through Order as SP1.09.0052001100002.400.400.400.358
20091st Through Order as RP1.120.2582203301000.286.375.667.403

SeasonHandednessK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2009vs L5.462.891.891.1314.5 %7.7 %6.8 %- - -1.21.24665.9 %4.534.64
2009vs R7.780.888.830.7321.2 %2.4 %18.8 %- - -1.08.29662.7 %2.722.67
SeasonHome / AwayK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2009Home7.892.283.460.7020.6 %5.9 %14.6 %.2541.27.30867.9 %3.183.44
2009Away5.731.503.821.0915.8 %4.1 %11.7 %.2281.05.24460.6 %3.903.74
2009Home vs L7.663.632.111.2119.6 %9.3 %10.3 %.2531.39.29275.5 %4.494.27
2009Home vs R8.071.246.500.3121.3 %3.3 %18.0 %.2541.17.31961.4 %2.172.80
2009Away vs L4.012.411.671.0710.9 %6.5 %4.3 %.2171.10.21857.3 %4.554.88
2009Away vs R7.520.5613.501.1121.1 %1.6 %19.5 %.2380.99.27464.4 %3.222.55
SeasonMonthlyK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2009Mar/Apr3.181.592.000.009.1 %4.6 %4.5 %.1910.88.21180.0 %2.923.85
2009Jun7.961.455.500.9622.5 %4.1 %18.4 %.2271.02.26961.7 %3.203.04
2009Jul5.792.572.250.9614.3 %6.4 %7.9 %.2631.39.28957.5 %4.064.31
2009Aug5.191.045.000.5214.3 %2.9 %11.4 %.2691.15.30481.6 %3.213.60
2009Sept/Oct7.452.173.431.2420.0 %5.8 %14.2 %.2211.10.24760.6 %3.963.61
20091st Half6.332.003.170.8317.0 %5.4 %11.7 %.2371.15.26858.2 %3.563.74
20092nd Half6.961.714.080.9918.7 %4.6 %14.1 %.2411.14.27569.6 %3.603.49
SeasonLeverageK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2009Low Leverage7.111.584.501.2618.8 %4.2 %14.6 %- - -1.16.27391.2 %3.873.63
2009Medium Leverage6.052.023.000.6216.5 %5.5 %11.0 %- - -1.12.26843.1 %3.373.63
2009High Leverage11.573.863.000.0030.0 %10.0 %20.0 %- - -1.29.3330.0 %1.812.37
SeasonSituationalK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2009Bases Empty6.901.604.311.1118.6 %4.3 %14.3 %- - -1.05.247100.0 %3.703.59
2009Men on Base6.292.232.820.6116.9 %6.0 %10.9 %- - -1.29.31214.9 %3.393.64
2009Men In Scoring5.672.672.130.3314.5 %6.8 %7.7 %- - -1.30.289-23.1 %3.324.00
SeasonThrough CountK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2009Through 3 - 00.0037.800.0010.800.0 %43.8 %-43.8 %- - -6.60.28685.4 %31.3017.27
2009Through 3 - 10.0027.000.006.000.0 %39.1 %-39.1 %- - -4.67.25089.3 %20.7613.85
2009Through 3 - 27.8816.880.473.3813.5 %28.9 %-15.4 %- - -3.50.37071.4 %11.858.78
2009Through 2 - 03.189.530.332.386.4 %19.1 %-12.7 %- - -2.56.31872.6 %9.017.54
2009Through 1 - 04.703.481.351.0211.6 %8.5 %3.0 %- - -1.45.27364.9 %4.694.73
2009Through 2 - 17.116.631.071.8916.9 %15.7 %1.1 %- - -1.58.21457.4 %6.475.18
2009Through 1 - 18.692.273.830.9424.0 %6.3 %17.7 %- - -0.99.23362.5 %3.293.16
2009Through 0 - 19.711.069.140.7627.7 %3.0 %24.7 %- - -0.91.27159.6 %2.392.53
2009Through 2 - 214.403.963.640.7236.4 %10.0 %26.4 %- - -1.36.36867.3 %2.262.53
2009Through 1 - 212.970.6420.330.0040.4 %2.0 %38.4 %- - -0.57.24179.2 %0.431.51
2009Through 0 - 212.970.0037.000.0040.2 %0.0 %40.2 %- - -0.58.27353.3 %0.211.13
SeasonSP / RPK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2009As Starter6.751.783.780.9318.2 %4.8 %13.4 %.2381.13.27166.0 %3.563.56
2009As Reliever0.006.750.000.000.0 %12.5 %-12.5 %.2862.25.2860.0 %5.357.32
SeasonTTOK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
20091st Through Order as SP7.771.236.330.6121.1 %3.3 %17.8 %.2301.05.27869.4 %2.673.15
20092nd Through Order as SP7.042.153.270.9820.0 %6.1 %13.9 %.1910.93.21356.8 %3.733.54
20093rd Through Order as SP3.962.161.831.449.8 %5.4 %4.5 %.3211.60.33072.7 %5.024.51
20094th Through Order as SP18.000.002.000.0040.0 %0.0 %40.0 %.4002.00.66750.0 %-0.90-0.90
20091st Through Order as RP0.006.750.000.000.0 %12.5 %-12.5 %.2862.25.2860.0 %5.357.32

SeasonHandednessGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009vs L1.0516.0 %43.1 %40.9 %10.8 %9.5 %5.1 %100.0 %36.8 %35.7 %27.5 %15.4 %61.0 %23.6 %916349567
2009vs R2.1718.6 %55.7 %25.7 %14.9 %10.6 %3.9 %0.0 %46.1 %36.7 %17.3 %18.3 %61.3 %20.4 %896294602
SeasonHome / AwayGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009Home1.5817.3 %50.6 %32.1 %16.0 %8.0 %5.1 %25.0 %37.5 %35.6 %26.9 %21.3 %56.9 %21.9 %842312530
2009Away1.4217.3 %48.6 %34.1 %9.9 %11.3 %4.0 %0.0 %44.6 %36.6 %18.8 %13.6 %64.3 %22.1 %970331639
2009Home vs L1.1516.4 %44.8 %38.8 %11.5 %11.5 %10.0 %100.0 %35.3 %33.8 %30.9 %14.7 %58.8 %26.5 %385153232
2009Home vs R2.0418.0 %55.1 %27.0 %20.8 %4.2 %2.0 %0.0 %39.1 %37.0 %23.9 %26.1 %55.4 %18.5 %457159298
2009Away vs L1.0015.8 %42.1 %42.1 %10.4 %8.3 %2.1 %0.0 %37.7 %36.8 %25.4 %15.8 %62.3 %21.9 %531196335
2009Away vs R2.3019.1 %56.4 %24.5 %8.7 %17.4 %5.7 %0.0 %52.5 %36.4 %11.1 %11.1 %66.7 %22.2 %439135304
SeasonMonthlyGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009Mar/Apr2.0029.4 %47.1 %23.5 %25.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %36.8 %42.1 %21.1 %21.1 %52.6 %26.3 %902763
2009Jun1.6312.4 %54.3 %33.3 %11.4 %11.4 %1.8 %33.3 %48.2 %29.6 %22.2 %14.8 %57.4 %27.8 %568205363
2009Jul1.2620.2 %44.4 %35.4 %17.1 %8.6 %9.1 %0.0 %35.0 %35.0 %30.0 %16.0 %68.0 %16.0 %465169296
2009Aug1.9320.0 %52.7 %27.3 %6.7 %6.7 %6.9 %0.0 %47.4 %45.6 %7.0 %15.8 %61.4 %22.8 %26483181
2009Sept/Oct1.3115.9 %47.7 %36.4 %9.4 %12.5 %2.4 %0.0 %38.2 %38.2 %23.6 %20.2 %59.6 %20.2 %425159266
20091st Half1.5413.7 %52.4 %33.9 %14.0 %8.8 %3.4 %20.0 %43.9 %33.5 %22.5 %15.6 %59.0 %25.4 %860309551
20092nd Half1.4420.4 %46.9 %32.7 %10.9 %10.9 %5.4 %0.0 %39.5 %38.5 %22.0 %18.0 %63.0 %19.0 %952334618
SeasonLeverageGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009Low Leverage1.2614.3 %47.8 %37.9 %11.6 %11.6 %5.7 %50.0 %42.9 %32.6 %24.5 %17.4 %56.5 %26.1 %884290594
2009Medium Leverage1.7620.3 %50.8 %28.8 %13.7 %7.8 %3.3 %0.0 %39.9 %39.3 %20.8 %16.4 %65.6 %18.0 %892342550
2009High Leverage3.0020.0 %60.0 %20.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %50.0 %50.0 %0.0 %16.7 %66.7 %16.7 %361125
SeasonSituationalGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009Bases Empty1.3316.1 %47.8 %36.1 %8.4 %10.8 %6.4 %50.0 %41.8 %34.1 %24.1 %15.5 %60.3 %24.1 %1119377742
2009Men on Base1.8419.4 %52.2 %28.4 %21.1 %7.9 %1.4 %0.0 %41.1 %39.7 %19.2 %19.2 %62.4 %18.4 %693266427
2009Men In Scoring2.0418.0 %55.1 %27.0 %16.7 %4.2 %0.0 %0.0 %46.2 %39.6 %14.3 %22.0 %61.5 %16.5 %455182273
SeasonThrough CountGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009Through 3 - 02.5022.2 %55.6 %22.2 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %22.2 %44.4 %33.3 %11.1 %55.6 %33.3 %815526
2009Through 3 - 11.7521.4 %50.0 %28.6 %0.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.0 %35.7 %42.9 %21.4 %7.1 %57.1 %35.7 %1287850
2009Through 3 - 21.2716.7 %46.7 %36.7 %9.1 %27.3 %0.0 %0.0 %46.7 %30.0 %23.3 %13.3 %46.7 %40.0 %351171180
2009Through 2 - 01.2917.0 %46.8 %36.2 %17.6 %17.6 %0.0 %0.0 %46.8 %29.8 %23.4 %21.3 %51.1 %27.7 %290169121
2009Through 1 - 01.6315.2 %52.5 %32.3 %9.8 %9.8 %1.2 %0.0 %46.5 %34.0 %19.5 %13.8 %64.2 %22.0 %812377435
2009Through 2 - 11.4813.3 %51.7 %35.0 %9.5 %19.0 %3.2 %0.0 %53.3 %35.0 %11.7 %13.3 %60.0 %26.7 %464229235
2009Through 1 - 11.5613.5 %52.6 %33.8 %8.9 %11.1 %4.3 %0.0 %47.8 %36.6 %15.7 %12.7 %64.9 %22.4 %897340557
2009Through 0 - 11.4115.1 %49.7 %35.2 %14.3 %8.9 %8.9 %0.0 %36.9 %38.1 %25.0 %21.9 %56.9 %21.3 %945265680
2009Through 2 - 20.8820.3 %37.3 %42.4 %8.0 %8.0 %4.5 %0.0 %42.4 %30.5 %27.1 %13.6 %55.9 %30.5 %672274398
2009Through 1 - 21.1413.8 %46.0 %40.2 %11.4 %0.0 %5.0 %0.0 %35.6 %33.3 %31.0 %16.1 %66.7 %17.2 %769237532
2009Through 0 - 21.5016.7 %50.0 %33.3 %16.7 %0.0 %7.4 %0.0 %23.6 %41.8 %34.6 %29.1 %54.6 %16.4 %40488316
SeasonSP / RPGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009As Starter1.4817.4 %49.3 %33.3 %12.6 %10.1 %4.0 %11.1 %41.0 %36.6 %22.4 %17.2 %60.9 %21.9 %17896341155
2009As Reliever2.0014.3 %57.1 %28.6 %0.0 %0.0 %25.0 %0.0 %71.4 %14.3 %14.3 %0.0 %71.4 %28.6 %23914
SeasonTTOGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
20091st Through Order as SP1.2620.0 %44.6 %35.4 %8.7 %6.5 %5.2 %0.0 %45.6 %33.1 %21.3 %16.2 %63.2 %20.6 %696240456
20092nd Through Order as SP1.6313.7 %53.4 %32.8 %11.6 %11.6 %2.9 %0.0 %36.4 %41.7 %22.0 %20.5 %59.9 %19.7 %667245422
20093rd Through Order as SP1.5717.2 %50.5 %32.3 %20.0 %13.3 %4.3 %50.0 %40.0 %34.7 %25.3 %14.7 %57.9 %27.4 %405141264
20094th Through Order as SP1.0066.7 %33.3 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %66.7 %33.3 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %21813
20091st Through Order as RP2.0014.3 %57.1 %28.6 %0.0 %0.0 %25.0 %0.0 %71.4 %14.3 %14.3 %0.0 %71.4 %28.6 %23914