Merkin Valdez
Birthdate: 11/10/1981 (34 y, 10 m, 20 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-5/232     Position: P
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RotoWire News: Valdez was among the bullpen reinforcements added to Texas' roster Thursday. (9/2/2011)




SeasonHandednessIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2009vs L22.1- - -1002110662141020.244.354.333.312
2009vs R27.0- - -125367127253141018.324.400.486.387
SeasonHome / AwayIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2009Home25.24.9111430601514291020.286.342.400.327
2009Away23.26.46111272118173191018.294.418.444.382
2009Home vs L11.2- - -4891022140012.205.271.295.258
2009Home vs R14.0- - -662150131215108.344.394.475.378
2009Away vs L10.2- - -52120044110108.286.431.375.365
2009Away vs R13.0- - -5915211413290010.300.407.500.398
SeasonMonthlyIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2009Mar/Apr6.25.40287104412003.269.321.423.327
2009May9.20.93386101105006.182.289.212.244
2009Jun6.25.40325114407109.200.375.320.315
2009Jul14.06.436220401010240010.345.387.526.394
2009Aug7.06.43348106516107.286.412.429.369
2009Sept/Oct5.111.813111008714003.407.500.538.460
20091st Half29.04.97124275116163151024.248.339.394.325
20092nd Half20.16.64101303017152131014.341.430.453.391
SeasonLeverageIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2009Low Leverage37.2- - -174435128263232028.285.379.393.344
2009Medium Leverage7.2- - -327202213007.241.313.414.320
2009High Leverage4.0- - -197103312003.412.500.688.509
SeasonSituationalIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2009Bases Empty20.0- - -1022721222120014.300.382.411.356
2009Men on Base29.1- - -123306031293162024.280.377.429.353
2009Men In Scoring14.0- - -70194030293122011.328.443.561.425
SeasonThrough CountIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2009Through 3 - 03.0- - -2330044112201.273.652.545.518
2009Through 3 - 14.1- - -3261076114002.333.625.556.524
2009Through 3 - 25.2- - -37102076011009.385.568.462.472
2009Through 2 - 07.2- - -4471097116206.250.523.393.420
2009Through 1 - 018.2- - -94193018162252010.275.473.412.402
2009Through 2 - 110.1- - -571420870150010.333.509.381.419
2009Through 1 - 120.2- - -922131880120020.263.359.325.316
2009Through 0 - 126.0- - -11333511212330028.300.319.445.332
2009Through 2 - 210.0- - -55171077080015.362.455.383.386
2009Through 1 - 214.1- - -58131055010021.228.241.246.219
2009Through 0 - 28.1- - -38122044000012.316.316.368.302
SeasonSP / RPIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2009As Reliever49.15.66225578133315282038.289.379.421.354
SeasonTTOIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
20091st Through Order as RP49.15.66225578133315282038.289.379.421.354

SeasonHandednessK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2009vs L8.065.641.430.8120.0 %14.0 %6.0 %- - -1.57.29790.1 %4.354.89
2009vs R6.004.671.291.0014.4 %11.2 %3.2 %- - -1.85.36750.2 %4.764.24
SeasonHome / AwayK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2009Home7.013.162.220.7017.5 %7.9 %9.7 %.2861.52.33766.3 %3.603.82
2009Away6.857.230.951.1416.2 %17.1 %-0.9 %.2941.94.33867.0 %5.635.32
2009Home vs L9.263.093.000.7725.0 %8.3 %16.7 %.2051.11.25894.8 %3.183.87
2009Home vs R5.143.211.600.6412.1 %7.6 %4.5 %.3441.86.38552.9 %3.953.78
2009Away vs L6.758.440.800.8415.4 %19.2 %-3.9 %.2862.06.33387.4 %5.636.01
2009Away vs R6.926.231.111.3817.0 %15.3 %1.7 %.3001.85.34247.2 %5.644.75
SeasonMonthlyK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2009Mar/Apr4.052.701.501.3510.7 %7.1 %3.6 %.2691.35.27365.8 %5.054.08
2009May5.594.661.200.0015.8 %13.2 %2.6 %.1821.14.22290.9 %3.414.49
2009Jun12.159.451.290.0028.1 %21.9 %6.3 %.2001.80.31366.7 %3.554.53
2009Jul6.432.572.501.2916.1 %6.5 %9.7 %.3451.71.39166.0 %4.383.84
2009Aug9.007.711.171.2920.6 %17.7 %2.9 %.2862.00.35063.5 %5.535.36
2009Sept/Oct5.066.750.751.699.7 %12.9 %-3.2 %.4072.81.43551.5 %6.665.95
20091st Half7.454.661.600.9319.4 %12.1 %7.2 %.2481.45.29368.8 %4.344.08
20092nd Half6.205.751.080.8913.9 %12.9 %1.0 %.3412.11.38964.7 %4.925.19
SeasonLeverageK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2009Low Leverage6.695.501.220.7216.1 %13.2 %2.9 %- - -1.75.33361.5 %4.484.84
2009Medium Leverage8.223.522.331.1721.9 %9.4 %12.5 %- - -1.30.28693.0 %4.143.47
2009High Leverage6.754.501.502.2515.8 %10.5 %5.3 %- - -2.25.46279.0 %6.353.75
SeasonSituationalK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2009Bases Empty6.305.401.170.9013.7 %11.8 %2.0 %- - -1.95.338100.0 %4.805.14
2009Men on Base7.364.911.500.9219.5 %13.0 %6.5 %- - -1.57.33835.9 %4.434.13
2009Men In Scoring7.077.710.921.9315.7 %17.1 %-1.4 %- - -2.21.3643.7 %6.885.22
SeasonThrough CountK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2009Through 3 - 03.0036.000.083.004.4 %52.2 %-47.8 %- - -5.00.22280.9 %18.7616.18
2009Through 3 - 14.1529.080.142.086.3 %43.8 %-37.5 %- - -4.62.33369.9 %14.8713.99
2009Through 3 - 214.2917.470.820.0024.3 %29.7 %-5.4 %- - -3.71.58866.7 %5.746.90
2009Through 2 - 07.0418.780.381.1713.6 %36.4 %-22.7 %- - -3.00.28664.8 %9.499.33
2009Through 1 - 04.8212.050.400.9610.6 %26.6 %-16.0 %- - -2.36.29863.1 %7.447.24
2009Through 2 - 18.7113.060.670.0017.5 %26.3 %-8.8 %- - -2.81.43872.4 %5.526.66
2009Through 1 - 18.715.231.670.0021.7 %13.0 %8.7 %- - -1.60.35075.8 %2.903.92
2009Through 0 - 19.691.049.331.0424.8 %2.7 %22.1 %- - -1.38.38075.5 %2.792.60
2009Through 2 - 213.507.201.880.0027.3 %14.6 %12.7 %- - -2.50.53172.0 %2.503.28
2009Through 1 - 213.190.6321.000.0036.2 %1.7 %34.5 %- - -0.98.36164.3 %0.381.38
2009Through 0 - 212.960.0012.000.0031.6 %0.0 %31.6 %- - -1.44.46266.7 %0.221.32
SeasonSP / RPK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2009As Reliever6.935.111.360.9116.9 %12.4 %4.5 %.2891.72.33866.7 %4.584.54
SeasonTTOK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
20091st Through Order as RP6.935.111.360.9116.9 %12.4 %4.5 %.2891.72.33866.7 %4.584.54

SeasonHandednessGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009vs L0.8318.5 %36.9 %44.6 %3.4 %6.9 %4.2 %0.0 %25.8 %45.5 %28.8 %9.1 %71.2 %19.7 %410160250
2009vs R2.4728.3 %51.1 %20.7 %5.3 %15.8 %4.3 %0.0 %31.2 %41.9 %26.9 %16.1 %55.9 %28.0 %525216309
SeasonHome / AwayGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009Home1.4231.0 %40.5 %28.6 %8.3 %8.3 %5.9 %0.0 %34.1 %36.5 %29.4 %16.5 %61.2 %22.4 %447169278
2009Away1.5416.4 %50.7 %32.9 %0.0 %12.5 %2.7 %0.0 %23.0 %51.4 %25.7 %9.5 %63.5 %27.0 %488207281
2009Home vs L0.5025.0 %25.0 %50.0 %6.3 %6.3 %0.0 %0.0 %21.9 %43.8 %34.4 %12.5 %65.6 %21.9 %19269123
2009Home vs R3.2534.6 %50.0 %15.4 %12.5 %12.5 %7.7 %0.0 %41.5 %32.1 %26.4 %18.9 %58.5 %22.6 %255100155
2009Away vs L1.2312.1 %48.5 %39.4 %0.0 %7.7 %6.3 %0.0 %29.4 %47.1 %23.5 %5.9 %76.5 %17.7 %21891127
2009Away vs R1.9120.0 %52.5 %27.5 %0.0 %18.2 %0.0 %0.0 %17.5 %55.0 %27.5 %12.5 %52.5 %35.0 %270116154
SeasonMonthlyGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009Mar/Apr2.4026.1 %52.2 %21.7 %0.0 %20.0 %8.3 %0.0 %21.7 %65.2 %13.0 %8.7 %65.2 %26.1 %1114467
2009May1.6319.2 %50.0 %30.8 %12.5 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %29.6 %44.4 %25.9 %22.2 %55.6 %22.2 %1516190
2009Jun1.8012.5 %56.3 %31.3 %20.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %31.3 %43.8 %25.0 %12.5 %62.5 %25.0 %1557382
2009Jul1.5027.1 %43.8 %29.2 %0.0 %14.3 %4.8 %0.0 %35.4 %27.1 %37.5 %14.6 %60.4 %25.0 %23481153
2009Aug0.7823.8 %33.3 %42.9 %0.0 %11.1 %14.3 %0.0 %14.3 %61.9 %23.8 %4.8 %66.7 %28.6 %1496485
2009Sept/Oct1.2930.4 %39.1 %30.4 %0.0 %14.3 %0.0 %0.0 %33.3 %37.5 %29.2 %12.5 %66.7 %20.8 %1355382
20091st Half1.7122.6 %48.8 %28.6 %8.3 %12.5 %2.4 %0.0 %30.6 %47.1 %22.4 %17.7 %56.5 %25.9 %528215313
20092nd Half1.2526.0 %41.1 %32.9 %0.0 %8.3 %6.7 %0.0 %27.0 %39.2 %33.8 %8.1 %68.9 %23.0 %407161246
SeasonLeverageGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009Low Leverage1.3822.8 %44.7 %32.5 %2.5 %7.5 %5.5 %0.0 %26.8 %46.3 %26.8 %14.6 %61.8 %23.6 %725294431
2009Medium Leverage1.6727.3 %45.5 %27.3 %16.7 %16.7 %0.0 %0.0 %45.5 %18.2 %36.4 %13.6 %54.6 %31.8 %1295178
2009High Leverage3.0033.3 %50.0 %16.7 %0.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.0 %21.4 %57.1 %21.4 %0.0 %78.6 %21.4 %813150
SeasonSituationalGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009Bases Empty1.3622.4 %44.7 %32.9 %4.0 %8.0 %8.8 %0.0 %26.3 %46.1 %27.6 %14.5 %67.1 %18.4 %435172263
2009Men on Base1.6125.9 %45.7 %28.4 %4.3 %13.0 %0.0 %0.0 %31.3 %41.0 %27.7 %12.1 %57.8 %30.1 %500204296
2009Men In Scoring1.7529.8 %44.7 %25.5 %0.0 %25.0 %0.0 %0.0 %31.9 %38.3 %29.8 %14.9 %55.3 %29.8 %300128172
SeasonThrough CountGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009Through 3 - 01.0020.0 %40.0 %40.0 %0.0 %25.0 %0.0 %0.0 %30.0 %30.0 %40.0 %10.0 %50.0 %40.0 %1178136
2009Through 3 - 10.8618.8 %37.5 %43.8 %0.0 %14.3 %0.0 %0.0 %12.5 %56.3 %31.3 %6.3 %68.8 %25.0 %17711067
2009Through 3 - 21.2035.3 %35.3 %29.4 %0.0 %0.0 %16.7 %0.0 %29.4 %35.3 %35.3 %11.8 %58.8 %29.4 %246122124
2009Through 2 - 01.0018.2 %40.9 %40.9 %0.0 %11.1 %0.0 %0.0 %27.3 %40.9 %31.8 %9.1 %63.6 %27.3 %21813781
2009Through 1 - 01.5324.6 %45.6 %29.8 %0.0 %11.8 %7.7 %0.0 %25.4 %47.5 %27.1 %11.9 %61.0 %27.1 %440242198
2009Through 2 - 11.5628.1 %43.8 %28.1 %0.0 %0.0 %7.1 %0.0 %28.1 %56.3 %15.6 %12.5 %65.6 %21.9 %308160148
2009Through 1 - 11.7526.7 %46.7 %26.7 %0.0 %0.0 %7.1 %0.0 %28.3 %43.3 %28.3 %13.3 %65.0 %21.7 %452188264
2009Through 0 - 11.3824.4 %43.9 %31.7 %3.8 %11.5 %2.8 %0.0 %29.3 %40.2 %30.5 %15.9 %64.6 %19.5 %477134343
2009Through 2 - 22.8328.1 %53.1 %18.8 %0.0 %0.0 %11.8 %0.0 %37.5 %34.4 %28.1 %9.4 %75.0 %15.6 %342143199
2009Through 1 - 21.6419.4 %50.0 %30.6 %0.0 %0.0 %5.6 %0.0 %27.8 %36.1 %36.1 %13.9 %72.2 %13.9 %31695221
2009Through 0 - 21.7126.9 %46.2 %26.9 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %30.8 %42.3 %26.9 %19.2 %65.4 %15.4 %18139142
SeasonSP / RPGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009As Reliever1.4824.2 %45.2 %30.6 %4.2 %10.4 %4.2 %0.0 %28.9 %43.4 %27.7 %13.2 %62.3 %24.5 %935376559
SeasonTTOGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
20091st Through Order as RP1.4824.2 %45.2 %30.6 %4.2 %10.4 %4.2 %0.0 %28.9 %43.4 %27.7 %13.2 %62.3 %24.5 %935376559