Hiroki Kuroda
Birthdate: 2/10/1975 (41 y, 7 m, 15 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
2013vs L114.2- - -479116350484614282382.259.308.435.322
2013vs R86.2- - -3457513131286150268.229.267.334.266
SeasonHome / AwayIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2013Home88.02.353527118124238191269.215.261.350.268
2013Away113.14.05472120300555112241381.270.313.425.321
2013Home vs L51.0- - -2023813014135121237.202.257.351.268
2013Home vs R37.0- - -15033511010370032.231.267.348.269
2013Away vs L63.2- - -2777822034339161145.300.344.496.362
2013Away vs R49.2- - -19542802118380236.227.268.324.263
SeasonMonthlyIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2013Mar/Apr36.02.251462750992110230.203.274.290.256
2013May31.22.56122277099330016.227.248.368.267
2013Jun39.03.9215938701817770029.250.283.437.313
2013Jul33.00.55126255022060124.210.254.254.230
2013Aug31.25.12136411202218540124.313.338.523.372
2013Sept/Oct30.05.701353312119193122127.271.343.467.348
20131st Half118.22.65475101230363512240284.225.268.360.276
20132nd Half82.24.253499025143398192366.275.322.437.329
SeasonLeverageIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2013Low Leverage83.0- - -35688240212114162262.260.298.458.326
2013Medium Leverage105.1- - -4229524042386240280.240.288.350.283
2013High Leverage13.0- - -46801161503018.191.261.250.231
SeasonSituationalIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2013Bases Empty116.1- - -501126330151515200192.263.293.425.314
2013Men on Base85.0- - -3236515164595232458.220.287.338.275
2013Men In Scoring48.2- - -187265152471192235.157.254.229.219
SeasonThrough CountIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2013Through 3 - 04.1- - -35123099212102.522.686.955.642
2013Through 3 - 111.0- - -6617401010217107.347.515.574.463
2013Through 3 - 219.1- - -98195014143220020.250.418.446.384
2013Through 2 - 019.1- - -1103210022205211011.360.482.655.478
2013Through 1 - 071.0- - -3198321036359281141.286.351.458.352
2013Through 2 - 138.0- - -1733913017175241026.262.364.459.358
2013Through 1 - 186.2- - -35983261292610221181.247.295.423.312
2013Through 0 - 1110.1- - -42386241322981513109.212.246.337.255
2013Through 2 - 257.0- - -2223610016154170075.176.239.284.236
2013Through 1 - 270.1- - -254378013103702101.151.181.221.180
2013Through 0 - 240.2- - -136162044000159.119.125.134.115
SeasonSP / RPIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2013As Starter201.13.318241914817974204325150.246.291.392.299
SeasonShiftsIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2013No Shift116.2- - -5271494010000000.283.284.367.283
2013Shift - All18.1- - -7922800000000.279.278.390.286
2013Shift - Traditional16.1- - -7221800000000.292.292.403.302
2013Shift - Non Traditional2.0- - -71000000000.143.143.200.127
SeasonTTOIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
20131st Through Order as SP66.23.922887618031299160348.283.331.458.343
20132nd Through Order as SP67.12.542775916021196181256.230.286.363.287
20133rd Through Order as SP63.03.00240501112221491045.217.246.329.250
20134th Through Order as SP4.110.38196305510001.316.316.632.405

SeasonHandednessK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2013vs L6.442.202.931.1017.1 %5.9 %11.3 %- - -1.26.29077.7 %4.023.83
2013vs R7.061.564.530.6219.7 %4.4 %15.4 %- - -1.04.27273.0 %2.973.28
SeasonHome / AwayK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2013Home7.061.943.630.8219.6 %5.4 %14.2 %.2151.02.24884.2 %3.383.42
2013Away6.431.913.380.9517.2 %5.1 %12.1 %.2701.27.30770.7 %3.713.73
2013Home vs L6.532.123.080.8818.3 %5.9 %12.4 %.2020.98.22684.4 %3.693.68
2013Home vs R7.781.704.570.7321.3 %4.7 %16.7 %.2311.08.27883.8 %2.943.07
2013Away vs L6.362.262.811.2716.3 %5.8 %10.5 %.3001.48.33574.0 %4.273.96
2013Away vs R6.521.454.500.5418.5 %4.1 %14.4 %.2271.01.26764.9 %2.993.44
SeasonMonthlyK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2013Mar/Apr7.502.752.730.5020.6 %7.5 %13.0 %.2031.06.24883.3 %3.193.68
2013May4.550.855.330.8513.1 %2.5 %10.6 %.2270.95.24081.4 %3.554.05
2013Jun6.691.624.141.6218.2 %4.4 %13.8 %.2501.15.26776.7 %4.433.47
2013Jul6.551.644.000.0019.1 %4.8 %14.3 %.2100.94.26393.8 %2.233.22
2013Aug6.821.146.001.4217.7 %2.9 %14.7 %.3131.42.35361.5 %4.063.39
2013Sept/Oct8.103.602.250.9020.0 %8.9 %11.1 %.2711.50.32664.6 %3.853.82
20131st Half6.371.823.500.9117.7 %5.1 %12.6 %.2251.05.25282.6 %3.603.69
20132nd Half7.192.073.470.8718.9 %5.4 %13.5 %.2751.32.32468.5 %3.513.46
SeasonLeverageK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2013Low Leverage6.721.733.881.5217.4 %4.5 %12.9 %- - -1.25.28298.4 %4.403.69
2013Medium Leverage6.842.053.330.5119.0 %5.7 %13.3 %- - -1.13.28770.2 %3.013.51
2013High Leverage5.542.082.670.0017.4 %6.5 %10.9 %- - -0.85.235-33.3 %2.743.69
SeasonSituationalK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2013Bases Empty7.121.554.601.1618.4 %4.0 %14.4 %- - -1.26.298100.0 %3.683.48
2013Men on Base6.142.442.520.5318.0 %7.1 %10.8 %- - -1.04.25832.9 %3.403.76
2013Men In Scoring6.473.511.840.1818.7 %10.2 %8.6 %- - -0.92.192-11.0 %3.173.94
SeasonThrough CountK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2013Through 3 - 04.1524.920.174.155.7 %34.3 %-28.6 %- - -5.54.52670.8 %16.4312.32
2013Through 3 - 15.7313.910.411.6410.6 %25.8 %-15.2 %- - -3.09.37576.9 %8.788.27
2013Through 3 - 29.3110.240.911.4020.4 %22.5 %-2.0 %- - -2.12.30273.4 %6.415.66
2013Through 2 - 05.129.780.522.3310.0 %19.1 %-9.1 %- - -2.74.37067.4 %8.537.43
2013Through 1 - 05.203.551.461.1412.9 %8.8 %4.1 %- - -1.56.30876.5 %4.774.95
2013Through 2 - 16.165.681.081.1815.0 %13.9 %1.2 %- - -1.66.28882.1 %5.285.30
2013Through 1 - 18.412.283.681.0422.6 %6.1 %16.4 %- - -1.21.29883.7 %3.473.33
2013Through 0 - 18.891.227.270.6525.8 %3.6 %22.2 %- - -0.92.27177.6 %2.502.59
2013Through 2 - 211.842.684.410.6333.8 %7.7 %26.1 %- - -0.93.25478.1 %2.222.29
2013Through 1 - 212.920.9014.430.3839.8 %2.8 %37.0 %- - -0.63.24179.0 %1.111.39
2013Through 0 - 213.060.0059.000.0043.4 %0.0 %43.4 %- - -0.39.21176.5 %0.220.96
SeasonSP / RPK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2013As Starter6.711.923.490.8918.2 %5.2 %13.0 %.2461.16.28275.8 %3.563.60
SeasonShiftsK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2013No Shift0.000.000.000.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %- - -1.28.283100.0 %3.054.82
2013Shift - All0.000.000.000.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %- - -1.20.279100.0 %3.054.99
2013Shift - Traditional0.000.000.000.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %- - -1.29.292100.0 %3.055.06
2013Shift - Non Traditional0.000.000.000.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %- - -0.50.143100.0 %3.054.41
SeasonTTOK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
20131st Through Order as SP6.482.163.001.2216.7 %5.6 %11.1 %.2831.38.31677.7 %4.223.71
20132nd Through Order as SP7.492.413.110.8020.2 %6.5 %13.7 %.2301.14.27282.2 %3.433.63
20133rd Through Order as SP6.431.295.000.5718.8 %3.8 %15.0 %.2170.94.25369.3 %2.873.41
20134th Through Order as SP2.080.001.002.085.3 %0.0 %5.3 %.3161.38.29421.7 %5.593.85

SeasonHandednessGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2013vs L1.3523.7 %43.8 %32.5 %5.9 %11.9 %5.0 %0.0 %41.5 %32.5 %26.0 %12.3 %54.4 %33.3 %18536991154
2013vs R1.7019.7 %50.6 %29.7 %13.0 %7.8 %7.6 %0.0 %46.5 %37.3 %16.2 %20.4 %52.3 %27.3 %1340477863
SeasonHome / AwayGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2013Home1.6120.8 %48.8 %30.4 %8.9 %10.1 %5.5 %0.0 %44.7 %32.4 %22.9 %17.6 %54.6 %27.9 %1369505864
2013Away1.4122.9 %45.0 %32.0 %8.6 %10.3 %6.7 %0.0 %42.9 %36.0 %21.2 %14.3 %52.8 %33.0 %18246711153
2013Home vs L1.5320.1 %48.3 %31.5 %6.4 %10.6 %2.8 %0.0 %43.1 %30.5 %26.5 %17.2 %53.0 %29.8 %767296471
2013Home vs R1.7221.6 %49.5 %28.8 %12.5 %9.4 %9.1 %0.0 %46.9 %35.1 %18.0 %18.0 %56.8 %25.2 %602209393
2013Away vs L1.2326.2 %40.7 %33.2 %5.6 %12.7 %6.9 %0.0 %40.5 %34.0 %25.6 %8.8 %55.4 %35.8 %1086403683
2013Away vs R1.6918.2 %51.4 %30.4 %13.3 %6.7 %6.6 %0.0 %46.3 %38.9 %14.8 %22.2 %49.0 %28.9 %738268470
SeasonMonthlyGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2013Mar/Apr1.6916.5 %52.4 %31.1 %15.6 %6.3 %11.1 %0.0 %44.7 %29.1 %26.2 %18.5 %54.4 %27.2 %582218364
2013May1.0818.6 %42.2 %39.2 %7.5 %7.5 %4.7 %0.0 %40.8 %39.8 %19.4 %17.5 %48.5 %34.0 %471167304
2013Jun1.3326.0 %42.3 %31.7 %10.3 %17.9 %5.8 %0.0 %47.2 %34.2 %18.7 %16.3 %56.1 %27.6 %613217396
2013Jul2.0024.2 %50.5 %25.3 %0.0 %0.0 %2.1 %0.0 %36.8 %43.2 %20.0 %9.5 %62.1 %28.4 %482177305
2013Aug1.5921.7 %48.1 %30.2 %12.5 %15.6 %5.9 %0.0 %45.8 %30.8 %23.4 %12.2 %52.3 %35.5 %531190341
2013Sept/Oct1.5024.7 %45.2 %30.1 %3.6 %10.7 %7.1 %0.0 %45.3 %30.5 %24.2 %20.0 %47.4 %32.6 %514207307
20131st Half1.3720.6 %45.9 %33.5 %9.8 %9.8 %6.6 %0.0 %44.1 %34.3 %21.6 %17.0 %54.0 %29.0 %18446751169
20132nd Half1.6824.0 %47.7 %28.3 %6.8 %11.0 %5.7 %0.0 %42.9 %34.9 %22.2 %13.8 %52.9 %33.3 %1349501848
SeasonLeverageGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2013Low Leverage1.3921.8 %45.5 %32.7 %7.8 %15.6 %7.2 %0.0 %42.4 %35.5 %22.1 %14.5 %53.3 %32.3 %1351495856
2013Medium Leverage1.5123.0 %46.3 %30.7 %10.4 %6.3 %4.8 %0.0 %43.4 %34.2 %22.5 %16.8 %53.5 %29.8 %16636121051
2013High Leverage2.2214.7 %58.8 %26.5 %0.0 %0.0 %10.0 %0.0 %55.9 %29.4 %14.7 %14.7 %55.9 %29.4 %17969110
SeasonSituationalGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2013Bases Empty1.4122.0 %45.6 %32.4 %9.6 %12.0 %6.8 %0.0 %43.8 %33.3 %22.9 %15.2 %52.1 %32.7 %19226811241
2013Men on Base1.6322.0 %48.3 %29.7 %7.1 %7.1 %5.3 %0.0 %43.3 %36.6 %20.2 %16.4 %55.9 %27.7 %1271495776
2013Men In Scoring1.7620.9 %50.4 %28.7 %5.4 %2.7 %6.2 %0.0 %48.9 %35.1 %16.0 %17.6 %58.0 %24.4 %754303451
SeasonThrough CountGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2013Through 3 - 01.6723.8 %47.6 %28.6 %0.0 %33.3 %10.0 %0.0 %38.1 %33.3 %28.6 %0.0 %52.4 %47.6 %18211666
2013Through 3 - 11.2021.4 %42.9 %35.7 %6.7 %13.3 %5.6 %0.0 %42.9 %33.3 %23.8 %4.8 %54.8 %40.5 %372215157
2013Through 3 - 21.2826.8 %41.1 %32.1 %5.6 %16.7 %4.3 %0.0 %50.0 %33.9 %16.1 %5.4 %62.5 %32.1 %662316346
2013Through 2 - 00.8424.4 %34.6 %41.0 %6.3 %15.6 %0.0 %0.0 %46.2 %28.2 %25.6 %7.7 %46.2 %46.2 %548301247
2013Through 1 - 01.0421.5 %40.1 %38.5 %8.4 %9.5 %6.1 %0.0 %41.8 %34.9 %23.3 %12.9 %53.0 %34.1 %1357633724
2013Through 2 - 11.0220.5 %40.2 %39.3 %6.3 %10.4 %6.1 %0.0 %43.9 %29.3 %26.8 %12.2 %55.3 %32.5 %912441471
2013Through 1 - 11.3819.3 %46.9 %33.9 %2.3 %11.6 %8.4 %0.0 %42.4 %37.3 %20.4 %13.3 %56.9 %29.8 %16836621021
2013Through 0 - 11.7523.0 %49.0 %28.0 %8.4 %9.6 %6.9 %0.0 %42.9 %35.1 %22.0 %17.2 %54.4 %28.4 %17545421212
2013Through 2 - 21.4622.3 %46.2 %31.5 %2.4 %9.8 %8.3 %0.0 %41.5 %36.9 %21.5 %8.5 %61.5 %30.0 %1323528795
2013Through 1 - 21.6022.2 %47.9 %29.9 %4.7 %7.0 %8.7 %0.0 %43.8 %36.1 %20.1 %16.7 %52.8 %30.6 %1319445874
2013Through 0 - 21.6822.4 %48.7 %28.9 %13.6 %0.0 %8.1 %0.0 %43.4 %35.5 %21.1 %22.4 %48.7 %29.0 %610148462
SeasonSP / RPGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2013As Starter1.4922.0 %46.6 %31.4 %8.7 %10.3 %6.2 %0.0 %43.6 %34.5 %21.9 %15.7 %53.5 %30.8 %319311762017
SeasonShiftsGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2013No Shift1.7022.3 %48.9 %28.8 %10.6 %0.0 %6.6 %0.0 %41.4 %36.2 %22.4 %16.7 %55.6 %27.7 %18326371195
2013Shift - All1.3123.1 %43.6 %33.3 %3.8 %0.0 %2.9 %0.0 %49.4 %29.1 %21.5 %12.7 %53.2 %34.2 %287101186
2013Shift - Traditional1.2922.5 %43.7 %33.8 %4.2 %0.0 %3.2 %0.0 %51.4 %27.8 %20.8 %11.1 %54.2 %34.7 %26092168
2013Shift - Non Traditional1.5028.6 %42.9 %28.6 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %28.6 %42.9 %28.6 %28.6 %42.9 %28.6 %27918
SeasonTTOGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
20131st Through Order as SP1.6725.9 %46.4 %27.7 %8.2 %14.8 %4.9 %0.0 %41.6 %36.7 %21.7 %15.8 %54.8 %29.4 %1121409712
20132nd Through Order as SP1.4218.6 %47.7 %33.7 %11.9 %9.0 %7.4 %0.0 %44.8 %32.3 %22.9 %14.9 %52.2 %32.8 %1087412675
20133rd Through Order as SP1.3221.1 %44.9 %34.1 %6.3 %6.3 %4.8 %0.0 %43.6 %34.4 %22.0 %15.6 %55.4 %29.0 %909329580
20134th Through Order as SP2.5022.2 %55.6 %22.2 %0.0 %25.0 %20.0 %0.0 %55.6 %33.3 %11.1 %22.2 %33.3 %44.4 %762650