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Hiroki Kuroda
Birthdate: 2/10/1975 (40 y, 3 m, 13 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)



SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2008Dodgers91003131183.15.692.060.64.28168.5 %51.3 %7.6 %3.733.593.893.6
2008Dodgers2002212.15.112.190.00.27585.7 %59.0 %0.0 %1.462.733.80 
2009Dodgers (A+)0003313.26.590.660.00.32647.1 %  3.292.75  
2009Dodgers8702120117.16.671.840.92.27164.3 %49.5 %9.9 %3.763.583.612.3
2009Dodgers010111.16.750.006.75.6250.0 %37.5 %33.3 %40.5011.354.55 
2010Dodgers111303131196.17.292.200.69.28368.9 %51.1 %8.0 %3.393.263.434.3
2011Dodgers131603232202.07.172.181.07.28779.9 %43.2 %11.3 %3.073.783.562.7
2012Yankees161103333219.26.842.091.02.28177.7 %52.3 %13.0 %3.323.863.673.8
2012Yankees0102216.07.880.561.13.19578.4 %55.8 %20.0 %2.813.532.82 
2013Yankees111303232201.16.711.920.89.28275.8 %46.6 %10.3 %3.313.563.603.7
2014Yankees11903232199.06.601.580.90.27969.3 %46.9 %10.0 %3.713.603.543.4
2015Steamer000001.06.511.891.07.28972.0 %  3.803.97 0.0
2015ZiPS99 2828169.06.281.861.07.29570.1 %  4.053.98 2.1
Total- - -797902122111319.06.731.990.88.28172.7 %48.6 %10.1 %3.453.613.6123.8
Postseason- - -2205529.26.671.210.91.27069.4 %55.6 %13.0 %3.943.553.31 

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2008Dodgers9103.73313122000183.1776181857613428750116
2008Dodgers201.4622000 012.15011220310007
2009Dodgers (A+)003.2933000  13.258159501010010
2009Dodgers873.76212000000117.148511059491224115087
2009Dodgers0140.5011000 01.1106661000001
2010Dodgers11133.39313100000196.181018087741548135120159
2011Dodgers13163.07323200000202.08381967769244965121161
2012Yankees16113.32333332000219.28912058681255128130167
2012Yankees012.81220000016.060105521020014
2013Yankees11133.31323211000201.1824191797420432560150
2014Yankees1193.71323200000199.08201919182203507130146
2015Steamer003.8000  00 1.0410000 0  1
2015ZiPS994.052828     169.0 170817620351590118
Total- - -79793.45212211650001319.0544412545645051292923238661986
Postseason- - -223.94550000029.212027131334120022

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2008Dodgers5.692.062.760.6415.0 %5.4 %9.5 %.2491.22.28168.5 %89843.59
2008Dodgers5.112.192.330.0014.0 %6.0 %8.0 %.2341.14.27585.7 %35632.73
2008Average6.833.392.011.0117.5 %8.7 %8.8 %.2591.39.29671.4 %  4.39
2009Dodgers (A+)6.590.6610.000.0017.2 %1.7 %15.5 %.2681.17.32647.1 %  2.75
2009Dodgers6.671.843.630.9217.9 %5.0 %13.0 %.2391.14.27164.3 %93853.58
2009Dodgers6.750.001.006.7510.0 %0.0 %10.0 %.6004.50.6250.0 %99727211.35
2009Average6.993.462.021.0518.0 %8.9 %9.1 %.2581.39.29571.9 %  4.42
2010Dodgers7.292.203.310.6919.6 %5.9 %13.7 %.2381.16.28368.9 %89833.26
2010Average7.133.282.170.9618.5 %8.5 %10.0 %.2531.35.29372.2 %  4.20
2011Dodgers7.172.183.291.0719.2 %5.9 %13.4 %.2501.21.28779.9 %84993.78
2011Average7.133.112.300.9418.6 %8.1 %10.5 %.2511.32.29172.5 %  4.12
2012Yankees6.842.093.271.0218.7 %5.7 %13.0 %.2461.17.28177.7 %79903.86
2012Yankees7.880.5614.001.1323.3 %1.7 %21.7 %.1750.69.19578.4 %67823.53
2012Average7.563.052.481.0219.8 %8.0 %11.8 %.2501.31.29372.5 %  4.12
2013Yankees6.711.923.490.8918.2 %5.2 %13.0 %.2461.16.28275.8 %81873.56
2013Average7.573.022.510.9619.9 %7.9 %11.9 %.2501.30.29473.5 %  4.02
2014Yankees6.601.584.170.9017.8 %4.3 %13.5 %.2461.14.27969.3 %94923.60
2014Average7.732.892.670.8620.4 %7.6 %12.7 %.2471.28.29573.0 %  3.81
2015Steamer6.511.893.451.0717.3 %5.0 %12.3 %.2571.22.28972.0 %  3.97
2015ZiPS6.281.863.371.07   .2631.21.29570.1 %  3.98
Total- - -6.731.993.380.8818.1 %5.4 %12.7 %.2451.17.28172.7 %86893.61
Postseason- - -6.671.215.500.9118.3 %3.3 %15.0 %.2371.04.27069.4 %95833.55

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2008Dodgers1.7920.2 %51.3 %28.6 %7.6 %7.6 %4.3 %12.5 %41.2 %34.0 %24.7 %19.3 %59.7 %20.9 %4.03903.89
2008Dodgers2.3015.4 %59.0 %25.6 %10.0 %0.0 %4.3 %0.0 %      3.55883.80
2009Dodgers1.4917.3 %49.5 %33.2 %12.4 %9.9 %5.6 %11.1 %41.6 %36.2 %22.3 %16.9 %61.1 %22.0 %3.75853.61
2009Dodgers1.0025.0 %37.5 %37.5 %0.0 %33.3 %0.0 %0.0 %      4.171074.55
2010Dodgers1.5916.8 %51.1 %32.1 %16.6 %8.0 %5.0 %33.3 %36.6 %38.8 %24.6 %24.1 %49.7 %26.3 %3.51863.43
2011Dodgers1.2422.0 %43.2 %34.7 %13.1 %11.3 %5.3 %0.0 %41.1 %35.0 %23.9 %26.0 %47.0 %27.0 %3.65923.56
2012Yankees1.7718.2 %52.3 %29.5 %10.4 %13.0 %7.6 %27.3 %42.7 %34.4 %22.9 %15.9 %56.8 %27.2 %3.73893.67
2012Yankees2.4020.9 %55.8 %23.3 %20.0 %20.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      2.24682.82
2013Yankees1.4922.0 %46.6 %31.4 %8.7 %10.3 %6.2 %0.0 %43.6 %34.5 %21.9 %13.6 %54.5 %31.9 %3.72913.60
2014Yankees1.4621.0 %46.9 %32.1 %13.0 %10.0 %5.5 %22.2 %44.3 %32.6 %23.1 %19.9 %55.4 %24.7 %3.64933.54
Total- - -1.5419.8 %48.6 %31.5 %11.7 %10.1 %5.7 %17.6 %41.6 %35.0 %23.4 %19.5 %54.6 %26.0 %3.72903.61
Postseason- - -2.1718.9 %55.6 %25.6 %13.0 %13.0 %2.0 %0.0 %      2.92783.31

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2008Dodgers30517012013131629498317582741
2008Dodgers2310611101068117185
2009Dodgers180121631510917664311691812
2009Dodgers33200100192039
2010Dodgers29818798311515594109919293028
2011Dodgers265213135281410098116120413202
2012Yankees3421931192026113118123720933330
2012Yankees241092000174134208
2013Yankees29019513717184071118020223202
2014Yankees292200131261692102112919683097
Total- - -19721279803150112741365374321298020412
Postseason- - -502317312011161271432

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2008Dodgers-0.22-13.9213.71-0.53-0.121.040.970.871.20290.62-0.8300
2008Dodgers0.27-0.360.631.760.200.680.670.871.6520.300.1000
2009Dodgers-0.08-7.347.27-3.58-0.410.860.810.841.0821-0.290.2000
2009Dodgers-0.33-0.370.04-4.63-0.450.760.610.870.341-0.30-0.1400
2010Dodgers0.71-13.4514.1610.211.181.000.920.871.04312.08-1.3700
2011Dodgers0.82-13.1313.9511.611.300.950.870.870.8832-0.211.0700
2012Yankees1.06-14.2715.3319.261.960.910.830.870.98302.23-1.0700
2012Yankees0.43-0.801.235.010.501.061.030.871.1320.52-0.1200
2013Yankees2.54-12.6115.1517.081.871.000.940.881.12311.121.4300
2014Yankees0.37-14.0214.39-1.36-0.141.010.960.871.29320.350.0200
Total- - -5.21-88.7593.9652.695.650.970.900.871.082065.90-0.5500
Postseason- - -0.37-1.531.902.130.250.880.850.871.1850.52-0.1100

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2008Dodgers59.3% (92.0)26.3% (83.7)2.0% (88.6)0.2% (78.2) 12.2% (87.2) 2.2%
2009Dodgers65.6% (92.5)24.9% (84.4)   9.5% (87.4) 0.4%
2010Dodgers55.4% (92.3)31.8% (84.1) 0.2% (77.4) 12.6% (87.3) 1.9%
2011Dodgers60.8% (92.0)21.1% (84.3) 4.6% (78.7) 13.6% (87.1) 0.8%
2012Yankees50.4% (91.8)30.4% (83.8) 5.6% (76.9) 13.6% (86.4) 0.2%
2013Yankees49.4% (91.5)26.4% (83.7) 3.2% (75.9) 21.0% (86.4) 0.6%
2014Yankees44.6% (91.1)21.4% (82.8)2.4% (89.8)4.3% (76.4) 27.3% (86.2) 0.0%
Total- - -54.2% (91.9)26.1% (83.8)0.6% (89.3)2.9% (77.1) 16.2% (86.7) 0.9%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2008Dodgers62.1 %  5.5 % 1.7 %27.4 %0.6 %  1.8 %   
2009Dodgers66.2 %3.0 % 0.2 %  23.4 %0.3 %  6.7 %   
2010Dodgers16.3 %  13.2 % 44.5 %21.4 %3.4 %      
2011Dodgers22.8 % 1.0 %14.2 % 37.3 %18.9 %5.3 %      
2012Yankees10.7 %  15.4 % 38.0 %28.3 %7.4 %      
2013Yankees8.1 %  17.7 % 41.1 %29.0 %3.9 %      
2014Yankees6.5 % 0.3 %27.4 % 39.7 %22.3 %3.9 %  0.0 %   
Total- - -24.0 %0.3 %0.2 %14.4 % 31.5 %24.4 %3.9 %  0.8 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2008Dodgers92.3  87.4 89.884.379.8  85.3  
2009Dodgers92.489.9 90.9  84.281.2  85.8  
2010Dodgers92.1  85.7 91.784.279.5     
2011Dodgers92.1 90.486.7 91.984.379.1     
2012Yankees91.3  86.6 92.083.977.9     
2013Yankees90.6  86.4 91.584.076.8     
2014Yankees90.7 89.686.1 91.082.976.1  89.9  
Total- - -92.189.990.286.4 91.683.978.0  85.7  

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2008Dodgers14.15.50.1-0.3 -1.1 0.890.790.27-5.01 -0.34 
2009Dodgers4.53.9   2.4 0.380.86   1.41 
2010Dodgers8.99.0 0.2 3.8 0.540.95 3.81 1.03 
2011Dodgers6.80.5 1.7 -6.0 0.350.08 1.17 -1.39 
2012Yankees4.72.6 -3.9 5.5 0.280.26 -2.09 1.22 
2013Yankees-5.69.1 0.2 1.7 -0.361.09 0.15 0.26 
2014Yankees-8.3-0.20.91.2 12.9 -0.60-0.041.230.89 1.52 
Total- - -25.230.31.0-0.9 19.3 0.230.570.82-0.16 0.59 

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2008Dodgers15.3  -2.3 0.15.40.7  -1.2  
2009Dodgers0.91.9 0.1  2.80.3  2.4  
2010Dodgers2.7  -1.4 9.610.91.4     
2011Dodgers0.2 -1.4-5.7 6.81.41.4     
2012Yankees-3.2  7.0 6.14.4-4.2     
2013Yankees0.9  4.4 -3.84.10.4     
2014Yankees1.9 -0.110.9 -8.11.81.2  0.0  
Total- - -18.61.9-1.512.9 10.630.91.2  1.3  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2008Dodgers0.92  -1.56 0.180.744.22  -2.47  
2009Dodgers0.073.43 1.52  0.675.51  2.02  
2010Dodgers0.54  -0.35 0.711.691.35     
2011Dodgers0.03 -4.34-1.26 0.570.240.82     
2012Yankees-0.90  1.37 0.480.46-1.69     
2013Yankees0.34  0.77 -0.290.440.35     
2014Yankees0.94 -1.631.29 -0.660.261.00  3.81  
Total- - -0.383.43-3.790.44 0.170.620.15  0.76  

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2008Dodgers30.6 %68.2 %49.1 %61.1 %89.5 %80.5 %49.3 %61.1 %9.4 %
2008Average25.4 %65.4 %45.9 %61.7 %87.9 %80.8 %51.1 %58.6 %8.7 %
2009Dodgers32.7 %65.6 %48.0 %61.7 %90.9 %80.2 %46.6 %58.8 %9.4 %
2009Average25.1 %66.0 %45.3 %61.7 %87.8 %80.5 %49.3 %58.2 %8.7 %
2010Dodgers35.8 %66.3 %48.8 %62.1 %87.3 %76.7 %42.7 %58.9 %10.9 %
2010Average29.3 %64.4 %45.6 %66.5 %88.1 %80.7 %46.5 %58.8 %8.6 %
2011Dodgers34.4 %67.7 %48.6 %61.6 %89.0 %77.9 %42.8 %61.1 %10.4 %
2011Average30.6 %65.0 %46.2 %68.1 %87.9 %80.7 %45.3 %59.4 %8.8 %
2012Yankees32.1 %67.2 %45.7 %67.2 %86.2 %78.0 %38.7 %58.8 %9.9 %
2012Average30.8 %64.7 %46.0 %66.8 %87.2 %79.7 %44.9 %59.8 %9.2 %
2013Yankees34.9 %67.1 %47.4 %65.9 %88.5 %78.3 %38.8 %61.5 %10.0 %
2013Average31.0 %65.5 %46.4 %66.6 %87.0 %79.5 %44.7 %60.3 %9.4 %
2014Yankees33.8 %69.3 %48.1 %63.3 %90.4 %79.1 %40.4 %60.0 %10.0 %
2014Average31.3 %65.7 %46.7 %65.8 %87.3 %79.4 %44.9 %60.6 %9.5 %
Total- - -33.6 %67.4 %47.9 %63.6 %88.7 %78.6 %42.3 %60.1 %10.0 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2008Dodgers31.1 %67.0 %48.7 %64.4 %89.5 %81.4 %49.2 %22.7
2008Average28.0 %62.5 %45.3 %65.9 %88.0 %81.2 %50.3 %21.6
2009Dodgers31.8 %63.7 %47.6 %63.1 %89.3 %80.4 %49.4 %22.2
2009Average27.9 %61.4 %44.8 %65.5 %88.0 %81.0 %50.4 %21.4
2010Dodgers32.9 %62.7 %47.5 %59.2 %86.1 %76.6 %49.2 %23.7
2010Average28.4 %61.3 %44.9 %64.6 %87.9 %80.6 %50.4 %21.5
2011Dodgers31.3 %65.1 %47.5 %58.4 %88.4 %78.2 %48.0 %23.5
2011Average28.9 %62.1 %45.6 %64.7 %88.0 %80.6 %50.1 %21.6
2012Yankees28.4 %64.3 %45.1 %58.6 %87.6 %77.8 %46.7 %23.1
2012Average29.3 %62.2 %45.6 %63.6 %87.3 %79.6 %49.5 %22.1
2013Yankees32.3 %64.1 %46.3 %63.8 %87.6 %78.4 %44.1 %24.5
2013Average29.7 %62.7 %45.9 %63.2 %87.3 %79.4 %49.2 %22.6
2014Yankees33.0 %66.0 %47.6 %63.2 %89.3 %79.2 %44.2 %25.2
2014Average30.1 %63.1 %46.2 %62.9 %87.5 %79.3 %48.8 %23.0
Total- - -31.5 %64.7 %47.1 %61.4 %88.2 %78.7 %47.0 %23.7

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2008DodgersP3131183.118382022200 7   .966 
2009DodgersP2120117.18121010000 10   .952 
2010DodgersP3131196.18253120000 14   .917 
2011DodgersP3232202.015360005500 9   1.000 
2012YankeesP3333219.211310003201 17   1.000 
2013YankeesP3232201.112250001201 6   1.000 
2014YankeesP3232199.018161010000 4   .971 
Total- - -P2122111319.090183716111102 67   .975 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2008DodgersP183.11  134              
2009DodgersP117.1-1  0-2-3              
2010DodgersP196.10  -1-1-2              
2011DodgersP202.01  057              
2012YankeesP219.20  112              
2013YankeesP201.12  046              
2014YankeesP199.01  0-2-1              
Total- - -P1319.04  1813              

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2012YankeesP219.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (3)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)66.7%      (3)100.0%    (26)
2013YankeesP201.10.0%      (2)0.0%      (1)100.0%      (2)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (2)95.2%    (21)
2014YankeesP199.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (3)0.0%      (0)100.0%     (1)50.0%      (2)100.0%    (13)
Total- - -P1319.00.0%      (2)0.0%      (7)66.7%      (3)100.0%     (1)71.4%      (7)98.3%    (60)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2008Dodgers2.80.8-1.6-0.835.23.6$22.4$7
2009Dodgers1.20.7-1.9-1.122.42.3$15.0 
2010Dodgers2.70.6-2.2-1.639.54.3$26.0 
2011Dodgers3.70.30.81.124.82.7$20.3 
2012Yankees5.50.71.01.735.63.8$24.4 
2013Yankees4.60.80.10.933.83.7$27.4 
2014Yankees2.80.9-1.5-0.630.13.4$25.5 
Total- - -23.34.9-5.3-0.4221.523.8$161.1$7

  • $16m / 1 Years (2014) (Edit)
    • signed by New York Yankees on 12/6/2013 (Free Agent)
    • 2014: $16M
    • Incentives: $250K for 190/210 IP plus intepreter.
    • Agent / Agency: Steve Hilliard / Octagon
    • Originally Reported By: Joel Sherman
    • Source: twitter.com, Hat Tip: mlb.mlb.com
    • Submitted by John Benedetto
  • $15m / 1 Years (2013) (Edit)
    • signed by New York Yankees on 12/21/2012 (Free Agent)
    • 2013: $15M
    • Source: espn.go.com
    • Submitted by Jeff Zimmerman
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