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Michael Wacha
Birthdate: 7/1/1991 (23 y, 10 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 (4-0) wasn't at his best Tuesday against the Phillies, giving up four runs on six hits over 5.2 innings, but it was enough for the win. He struck out four and walked a pair. (4/28/2015)



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
2015Cardinals4004426.05.542.080.69.23283.3 %55.1 %9.5 %2.423.723.800.3
2015ZiPS (R)85 2220114.08.022.600.76.30173.3 %  3.393.45 1.8
2015Steamer (R)10902626156.07.752.670.88.28672.1 %  3.643.67 2.1
2015Depth Charts (R)10802626155.07.882.630.82.30072.7 %  3.523.56 2.3
Total- - -13703832197.27.972.640.59.27676.7 %44.3 %6.5 %2.963.163.613.5
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
2015Cardinals402.42440000026.0107217726011016
2015ZiPS (R)853.392220     114.0 10547431033 4  102
2015Steamer (R)1093.642626  0  156.065714669631546 5  134
2015Depth Charts (R)1083.522626  00 155.0 14366601445 5  135
Total- - -1372.96383200001197.2814168686513580660175
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
2015Cardinals5.542.082.670.6915.0 %5.6 %9.3 %.2101.04.23283.3 %66993.72
2015Average7.623.012.530.9220.1 %7.9 %12.1 %.2461.28.29171.9 %  3.94
2015ZiPS (R)8.022.603.080.76   .2451.21.30173.3 %  3.45
2015Steamer (R)7.752.672.900.88   .2411.23.28672.1 %  3.67
2015Depth Charts (R)7.882.632.990.82   .2471.22.30072.7 %  3.56
Total- - -7.972.643.020.5921.5 %7.1 %14.4 %.2241.14.27676.7 %82863.16
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%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2013Cardinals1.1316.7 %44.3 %39.1 %7.4 %7.4 %9.1 %50.0 %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 %3.741013.71
2014Cardinals0.0033.3 %0.0 %66.7 %0.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.0 %11.1153319.55
2015Cardinals2.0517.9 %55.1 %26.9 %14.3 %9.5 %9.3 %0.0 %3.961003.80
Total- - -1.2419.8 %44.3 %35.9 %8.5 %6.5 %7.7 %30.0 %3.63973.61
Postseason- - -0.6811.8 %35.5 %52.6 %22.5 %10.0 %7.4 %0.0 %3.261074.03

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2013Cardinals7768295721363616731034
2013Cardinals27388920016188305493
2014Cardinals12611067981254856811261694
2014Cardinals021000007512
2015Cardinals432114346019120245365
Total- - -2461991101719206103104920443093
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
2015Cardinals0.79-1.642.443.790.431.211.210.891.2440.020.6400
Total- - -1.38-14.1115.5017.692.001.091.040.821.14361.49-0.2201
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)   
2015Cardinals52.1% (92.8) 18.4% (88.8)9.6% (74.9)20.0% (86.2)   
Total- - -59.7% (93.2) 8.8% (89.3)9.7% (74.7)21.8% (85.9)  0.0%

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 %   
2015Cardinals54.0 % 16.2 %    9.6 %  20.3 %   
Total- - -61.2 % 10.0 %    9.8 %  19.1 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2013Cardinals93.1 88.6    75.2  85.3  
2014Cardinals93.1 89.5    74.6  85.5  
2015Cardinals92.6 88.9    74.9  86.0  
Total- - -93.0 89.4    74.7  85.5  

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  
2015Cardinals3.2 0.30.2-1.0  1.69 0.460.46-1.31  
Total- - -15.7 -0.2-1.16.3  0.85 -0.08-0.380.93  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2013Cardinals9.9 -1.5    -0.3  2.8  
2014Cardinals2.6 3.4    -0.9  4.2  
2015Cardinals3.3 -0.2    0.2  -0.5  
Total- - -15.7 1.7    -1.0  6.5  

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  
2015Cardinals1.66 -0.31    0.46  -0.71  
Total- - -0.83 0.56    -0.35  1.10  

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 %11.3 %
2013Average31.0 %65.5 %46.4 %66.6 %87.0 %79.5 %44.7 %60.3 %9.3 %
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 %9.4 %
2015Cardinals29.8 %74.9 %52.2 %77.8 %85.1 %83.0 %49.7 %67.3 %8.5 %
2015Average29.9 %65.5 %46.4 %65.2 %86.9 %79.4 %46.4 %60.5 %9.3 %
Total- - -31.0 %69.7 %49.5 %68.4 %83.6 %78.6 %47.9 %62.8 %10.4 %

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
2015Cardinals30.5 %71.3 %51.5 %70.4 %88.1 %83.0 %51.5 %18.8
2015Average29.9 %63.2 %46.0 %63.7 %87.2 %79.3 %48.4 %22.0
Total- - -29.4 %66.8 %48.7 %65.5 %84.0 %78.6 %51.8 %19.5

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2013CardinalsP15964.2361010000 1   .900 
2014CardinalsP1919107.012130001001 0   1.000 
2015CardinalsP4426.0651010000 1   .917 
Total- - -P3832197.221242021001 2   .957 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2013CardinalsP64.20  000              
2014CardinalsP107.01  1-12              
2015CardinalsP26.00  0-1-1              
Total- - -P197.21  1-21              

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)
2015CardinalsP26.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)100.0%     (1)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (6)
Total- - -P197.20.0%      (2)0.0%      (2)0.0%      (0)100.0%     (4)100.0%      (2)95.0%    (20)

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 
2015Cardinals0.80.50.00.53.10.3$2.7 
Total- - -4.30.9-0.10.831.33.5$26.6 

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