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Michael Wacha
Birthdate: 7/1/1991 (23 y, 11 m, 2 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-6/210     Position: P
Drafted: 2012 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1, Pick: 19, Overall: 19, Team: St. Louis Cardinals
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RotoWire News: Wacha (7-1) took his first loss of the season Saturday, giving up four runs on just three hits in 5.2 innings against the Dodgers. He struck out seven, walked three and hit a batter. (5/31/2015)



SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2012Cardinals (R)000325.012.600.001.80.273100.0 %  1.803.23  
2012Cardinals (A+)000408.018.001.130.00.111100.0 %  0.00-0.23  
2012Cardinals (AA)000408.019.133.380.00.30083.3 %  1.130.16  
2013Cardinals (AAA)530151585.07.732.010.95.24181.2 %  2.653.90  
2013Cardinals41015964.29.052.640.70.27579.7 %44.3 %7.4 %2.782.923.361.2
2013Cardinals4105530.29.683.520.88.18680.7 %37.0 %7.9 %2.643.443.86 
2014Cardinals (AA)000112.04.504.500.00.167100.0 %  0.003.62  
2014Cardinals5601919107.07.912.780.50.28873.8 %41.6 %5.5 %3.203.173.711.9
2014Cardinals010100.10.0027.0027.00.5000.0 %0.0 %50.0 %81.0051.1419.55 
2015Depth Charts9702626149.08.252.680.82.29873.7 %  3.413.48 2.1
2015Steamer10802626148.08.222.710.88.28472.5 %  3.563.57 1.9
2015Fans (15)10602424142.08.492.730.76.30075.5 %  3.253.34 2.1
2015ZiPS85 2523129.38.282.650.77.29774.9 %  3.273.40 2.0
2015Cardinals710101063.15.972.420.71.22882.3 %48.9 %8.2 %2.273.764.080.9
2015ZiPS (R)64 181795.07.822.630.76.30173.0 %  3.443.48 1.6
2015Steamer (R)8702121124.07.582.660.90.28672.3 %  3.673.72 1.8
2015Depth Charts (R)8602121123.07.702.650.83.30072.6 %  3.563.60 2.0
Total- - -16804438235.07.702.640.61.26777.4 %44.4 %6.7 %2.833.263.714.1
Postseason- - -4206531.09.583.771.16.19475.8 %35.5 %10.0 %3.483.954.03 

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2012Cardinals (R)001.8032000  5.0194111000007
2012Cardinals (A+)000.0040000  8.02610001001016
2012Cardinals (AA)001.1340000  8.03031103001017
2013Cardinals (AAA)532.651515000  85.0333652625919005073
2013Cardinals412.781590000164.2260522020519003065
2013Cardinals412.64550000030.21191699312310033
2014Cardinals (AA)000.0011000  2.081000100001
2014Cardinals563.20191900000107.0447954138633052094
2014Cardinals0181.0010000000.142331100000
2015Depth Charts973.412626  00 149.0 13461571444 5  137
2015Steamer1083.562626  00 148.062013464581444 4  135
2015Fans (15)1063.252424  0  142.0 12655511243 4  134
2015ZiPS853.272523     129.3 115504711380550119
2015Cardinals712.2710100000063.1260491816517032042
2015ZiPS (R)643.441817     95.0 883936828 4  82
2015Steamer (R)873.672121  0  124.052511755511237 4  105
2015Depth Charts (R)863.562121  00 123.0 11553491136 5  105
Total- - -1682.83443800001235.0967196797416690870201
Postseason- - -423.48650000031.0123181212413310033

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2012Cardinals (R)12.600.007.001.8036.8 %0.0 %36.8 %.2110.80.273100.0 %  3.23
2012Cardinals (A+)18.001.1316.000.0061.5 %3.9 %57.7 %.0400.25.111100.0 %  -0.23
2012Cardinals (AA)19.133.385.670.0056.7 %10.0 %46.7 %.1110.75.30083.3 %  0.16
2013Cardinals (AAA)7.732.013.840.9521.9 %5.7 %16.2 %.2070.99.24181.2 %  3.90
2013Cardinals9.052.643.420.7025.0 %7.3 %17.7 %.2161.10.27579.7 %76782.92
2013Cardinals9.683.522.750.8827.7 %10.1 %17.7 %.1510.91.18680.7 %72923.44
2013Average7.573.022.510.9619.9 %7.9 %11.9 %.2501.30.29473.5 %  4.02
2014Cardinals (AA)4.504.501.000.0012.5 %12.5 %0.0 %.1431.00.167100.0 %  3.62
2014Cardinals7.912.782.850.5021.0 %7.4 %13.7 %.2321.20.28873.8 %89873.17
2014Cardinals0.0027.000.0027.000.0 %25.0 %-25.0 %.6679.00.5000.0 %99999951.14
2014Average7.732.892.670.8620.4 %7.6 %12.7 %.2471.28.29573.0 %  3.81
2015Depth Charts8.252.683.080.82   .2421.20.29873.7 %  3.48
2015Steamer8.222.713.040.8821.8 %7.2 %14.6 %.2351.21.28472.5 %  3.57
2015Fans (15)8.492.733.120.76   .2391.19.30075.5 %  3.34
2015ZiPS8.282.653.130.77   .2401.18.29774.9 %  3.40
2015Cardinals5.972.422.470.7116.2 %6.5 %9.6 %.2041.04.22882.3 %601003.76
2015Average7.662.922.620.9620.1 %7.7 %12.5 %.2481.28.29372.9 %  3.96
2015ZiPS (R)7.822.632.970.76   .2471.22.30173.0 %  3.48
2015Steamer (R)7.582.662.850.90   .2431.24.28672.3 %  3.72
2015Depth Charts (R)7.702.652.910.83   .2491.23.30072.6 %  3.60
Total- - -7.702.642.910.6120.8 %7.1 %13.7 %.2201.13.26777.4 %78883.26
Postseason- - -9.583.772.541.1626.8 %10.6 %16.3 %.1651.00.19475.8 %951073.95

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2013Cardinals1.1316.7 %44.3 %39.1 %7.4 %7.4 %9.1 %50.0 %38.6 %32.4 %29.0 %11.9 %52.3 %35.8 %3.25893.36
2013Cardinals0.7111.0 %37.0 %52.1 %23.7 %7.9 %7.4 %0.0 %      3.081033.86
2014Cardinals1.1522.1 %41.6 %36.3 %8.2 %5.5 %6.3 %41.7 %37.1 %32.4 %30.5 %21.0 %47.0 %32.1 %3.741013.71
2014Cardinals0.0033.3 %0.0 %66.7 %0.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      11.1153319.55
2015Cardinals1.5218.9 %48.9 %32.1 %16.4 %8.2 %9.7 %0.0 %39.4 %36.4 %24.2 %20.2 %52.5 %27.3 %4.181074.08
Total- - -1.2419.8 %44.4 %35.8 %10.0 %6.7 %8.1 %27.3 %38.2 %33.5 %28.3 %18.4 %49.9 %31.6 %3.73993.71
Postseason- - -0.6811.8 %35.5 %52.6 %22.5 %10.0 %7.4 %0.0 %      3.261074.03

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2013Cardinals7768295721363616731034
2013Cardinals27388920016188305493
2014Cardinals12611067981254856811261694
2014Cardinals021000007512
2015Cardinals9361361098045326656982
Total- - -2962391322424226129125524553710
Postseason- - -27409920016195310505

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2013Cardinals0.16-3.693.858.640.990.860.820.740.83130.76-0.5701
2013Cardinals0.64-1.752.396.530.751.050.990.871.4150.83-0.2300
2014Cardinals0.43-8.789.205.270.581.201.000.881.33190.71-0.3500
2014Cardinals-0.38-0.450.07-2.80-0.323.152.182.18 0-0.11-0.0101
2015Cardinals1.25-4.205.458.230.931.171.170.890.92100.560.5100
Total- - -1.84-16.6718.5122.142.501.101.070.831.08422.03-0.3501
Postseason- - -0.26-2.212.473.740.431.121.031.091.4150.73-0.4901

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2013Cardinals64.9% (93.5) 2.7% (88.7)5.0% (75.2)27.4% (85.7)  0.1%
2014Cardinals58.2% (93.2) 10.4% (89.7)12.6% (74.6)18.8% (86.0)   
2015Cardinals54.8% (93.5) 18.0% (89.0)12.4% (75.6)14.7% (86.7)  0.1%
Total- - -59.2% (93.3) 10.3% (89.3)10.5% (75.0)20.1% (86.0)  0.1%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2013Cardinals68.8 % 1.7 %    5.0 %  24.4 %   
2014Cardinals58.1 % 13.7 %    12.7 %  15.6 %   
2015Cardinals57.2 % 17.0 %    12.5 %  13.2 %   
Total- - -60.8 % 11.2 %    10.5 %  17.4 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2013Cardinals93.1 88.6    75.2  85.3  
2014Cardinals93.1 89.5    74.6  85.5  
2015Cardinals93.2 89.1    75.6  86.2  
Total- - -93.1 89.3    75.0  85.6  

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2013Cardinals9.3 -2.1-0.43.6  1.39 -7.47-0.781.26  
2014Cardinals3.1 1.6-0.93.7  0.32 0.89-0.421.15  
2015Cardinals5.9 2.60.1-0.9  1.09 1.460.12-0.60  
Total- - -18.3 2.1-1.16.4  0.84 0.54-0.300.85  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2013Cardinals9.9 -1.5    -0.3  2.8  
2014Cardinals2.6 3.4    -0.9  4.2  
2015Cardinals5.9 1.9    0.1  0.0  
Total- - -18.3 3.9    -1.1  7.0  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2013Cardinals1.39 -8.16    -0.59  1.12  
2014Cardinals0.27 1.47    -0.42  1.59  
2015Cardinals1.04 1.16    0.09  -0.01  
Total- - -0.81 0.93    -0.28  1.08  

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2013Cardinals31.8 %68.8 %48.4 %61.2 %84.6 %76.1 %44.7 %58.1 %11.4 %
2013Average31.0 %65.5 %46.4 %66.6 %87.0 %79.5 %44.7 %60.3 %9.4 %
2014Cardinals30.6 %69.0 %49.6 %71.3 %82.7 %79.1 %49.5 %64.4 %10.2 %
2014Average31.3 %65.7 %46.7 %65.8 %87.3 %79.4 %44.9 %60.6 %9.5 %
2015Cardinals33.0 %71.2 %52.1 %78.8 %85.8 %83.5 %49.9 %62.7 %8.5 %
2015Average30.5 %66.2 %47.0 %65.3 %86.8 %79.3 %46.1 %60.9 %9.6 %
Total- - -31.6 %69.6 %49.9 %70.3 %84.0 %79.5 %48.3 %62.3 %10.1 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2013Cardinals30.5 %64.0 %47.5 %57.4 %84.5 %76.0 %50.8 %19.6
2013Average29.7 %62.7 %45.9 %63.2 %87.3 %79.4 %49.2 %22.6
2014Cardinals28.4 %67.4 %48.9 %69.7 %82.8 %79.2 %52.5 %19.5
2014Average30.1 %63.1 %46.2 %62.9 %87.5 %79.3 %48.8 %23.0
2015Cardinals31.1 %70.6 %51.5 %74.2 %87.4 %83.5 %51.7 %19.4
2015Average30.2 %63.9 %46.5 %63.1 %87.2 %79.1 %48.3 %21.9
Total- - -29.7 %67.3 %49.2 %67.4 %84.5 %79.5 %51.8 %19.5

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2013CardinalsP15964.2361010000 1   .900 
2014CardinalsP1919107.012130001001 0   1.000 
2015CardinalsP101063.111111010000 2   .957 
Total- - -P4438235.026302021001 3   .966 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2013CardinalsP64.20  000              
2014CardinalsP107.01  1-12              
2015CardinalsP63.10  001              
Total- - -P235.01  1-13              

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2013CardinalsP64.20.0%      (1)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)100.0%     (1)100.0%      (1)100.0%      (3)
2014CardinalsP107.00.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%     (2)100.0%      (1)90.9%    (11)
2015CardinalsP63.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (1)50.0%     (2)100.0%      (1)100.0%    (12)
Total- - -P235.00.0%      (2)0.0%      (2)0.0%      (1)80.0%     (5)100.0%      (3)96.2%    (26)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2013Cardinals1.60.30.10.411.01.2$9.1 
2014Cardinals1.90.2-0.3-0.117.21.9$14.8 
2015Cardinals2.01.2-0.11.18.10.9$7.1 
Total- - -5.41.6-0.31.436.34.1$31.0 

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  • 2012 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1, Pick: 19, Overall: 19
    • Team: St. Louis Cardinals
    • School: Texas A&M