Hiroki Kuroda
Birthdate: 2/10/1975 (42 y, 17 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)

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SeasonTeamGPAHRRRBISBBB%K%ISOBABIPAVGOBPSLGwOBAwRC+BsROffDefWAR
2008Dodgers316502207.7 %24.6 %.019.211.148.220.167.18860.0-7.76.90.1
2008Dodgers2600000.0 %50.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    
2009Dodgers (A+)3000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    
2009Dodgers213901005.1 %28.2 %.000.235.143.200.143.166-80.0-5.24.20.0
2009Dodgers1000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    
2010Dodgers316802002.9 %30.9 %.000.059.036.070.036.056-760.0-14.46.8-0.6
2011Dodgers327102105.6 %28.2 %.000.171.115.169.115.139-200.0-9.96.6-0.1
2012Yankees33200000.0 %50.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.0-0.50.20.0
2012Yankees2000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    
2013Yankees32600000.0 %50.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.0-1.50.6-0.1
2014Yankees32300000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.0-0.70.30.0
Total- - -21225407305.1 %28.3 %.005.153.100.153.105.127-30-0.1-40.025.6-0.7
Postseason- - -5600000.0 %50.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    

SeasonTeamGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2008Dodgers31546587100225016006100.148
2008Dodgers2660000000003000000.000
2009Dodgers (A+)3000000000000000000.000
2009Dodgers21283944000102011009000.143
2009Dodgers1000000000000000000.000
2010Dodgers315568220002020210011100.036
2011Dodgers32617177000214020006000.115
2012Yankees33220000000001000000.000
2012Yankees2000000000000000000.000
2013Yankees32660000000003000000.000
2014Yankees32330000000000000000.000
Total- - -212209254212010073130720032200.100
Postseason- - -5660000000003000000.000

SeasonTeamBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOSpdBABIPUBRwGDPwSBwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2008Dodgers7.7 %24.6 %0.31.148.220.167.387.0190.5.211  0.00-7.5.1886
2008Dodgers0.0 %50.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.0-1-1.6.000-100
2008Average8.7 %17.5 %0.50.264.333.416.749.1525.1.300     .328 
2009Dodgers (A+)0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2009Dodgers5.1 %28.2 %0.18.143.200.143.343.0000.6.235  0.0-1-5.2.166-8
2009Dodgers0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2009Average8.9 %18.0 %0.49.262.333.418.751.1555.0.299     .329 
2010Dodgers2.9 %30.9 %0.10.036.070.036.107.0002.6.059  0.0-7-14.4.056-76
2010Average8.5 %18.5 %0.46.257.325.403.728.1455.0.297     .321 
2011Dodgers5.6 %28.2 %0.20.115.169.115.284.0000.7.171  0.0-2-10.0.139-20
2011Average8.1 %18.6 %0.44.255.321.399.720.1445.1.295     .316 
2012Yankees0.0 %50.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.00-0.5.000-100
2012Yankees0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2012Average8.0 %19.8 %0.40.255.319.405.724.1515.2.297     .315 
2013Yankees0.0 %50.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.0-1-1.5.000-100
2013Average7.9 %19.9 %0.40.253.318.396.714.1434.9.297     .314 
2014Yankees0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.00-0.7.000-100
2014Average7.6 %20.4 %0.37.251.314.386.700.1355.0.299     .310 
Total- - -5.1 %28.3 %0.18.100.153.105.258.0050.8.153  -0.1-10-39.8.127-30
Postseason- - -0.0 %50.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.0-1-1.6.000-100

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%
2008Dodgers6.7516.2 %73.0 %10.8 %25.0 %0.0 %3.7 %0.0 %18.2 %29.5 %52.3 %25.0 %68.2 %6.8 %
2008Dodgers3.000.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2009Dodgers6.5011.8 %76.5 %11.8 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %11.5 %34.6 %53.8 %23.1 %73.1 %3.8 %
2009Dodgers0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2010Dodgers25.0016.1 %80.6 %3.2 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %7.1 %4.4 %48.9 %46.7 %24.4 %62.2 %13.3 %
2011Dodgers10.3315.0 %77.5 %7.5 %0.0 %0.0 %6.5 %14.3 %27.7 %36.2 %36.2 %59.6 %40.4 %0.0 %
2012Yankees1.000.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %
2012Yankees0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2013Yankees3.000.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %33.3 %0.0 %66.7 %66.7 %33.3 %0.0 %
2014Yankees2.000.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %33.3 %33.3 %33.3 %0.0 %66.7 %33.3 %
Total- - -10.2014.5 %77.9 %7.6 %10.0 %0.0 %2.9 %5.3 %16.6 %37.3 %46.2 %34.3 %59.2 %6.5 %
Postseason- - -3.000.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHBallsStrikesPitches
2008Dodgers2746117065190255
2008Dodgers300000051621
2009Dodgers1322009038104142
2009Dodgers0000000000
2010Dodgers25150014176185261
2011Dodgers3136027191215306
2012Yankees1000000257
2012Yankees0000000000
2013Yankees300000081624
2014Yankees2000010279
Total- - -1021019133822827221004
Postseason- - -300000051621

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIphLIPHWPA/LIClutch
2008Dodgers-0.81-1.310.50-10.41-1.051.03 0-0.800.00
2008Dodgers-0.06-0.060.00-1.72-0.180.37 0-0.160.00
2009Dodgers-0.52-0.680.17-6.60-0.700.87 0-0.54-0.06
2009Dodgers          
2010Dodgers-1.64-1.790.15-17.62-1.881.09 0-1.41-0.09
2011Dodgers-0.90-1.230.33-8.81-0.980.88 0-0.96-0.06
2012Yankees-0.03-0.030.00-0.32-0.030.66 0-0.050.00
2012Yankees          
2013Yankees-0.18-0.180.00-1.39-0.151.18 0-0.150.00
2014Yankees-0.04-0.040.00-0.74-0.080.53 0-0.070.00
Total- - --4.12-5.261.15-45.87-4.870.97 0-3.97-0.25
Postseason- - --0.06-0.060.00-1.72-0.180.37 0-0.160.00

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2008Dodgers74.9% (89.9)11.3% (81.7)2.0% (84.4)8.5% (73.2)3.2% (75.3)  3.1%
2009Dodgers62.1% (90.2)15.7% (83.5)8.6% (82.8)12.9% (78.3)0.7% (83.0)  1.4%
2010Dodgers79.7% (91.1)8.8% (83.4)2.0% (89.0)6.4% (75.7)1.6% (80.3)1.6% (85.0) 3.8%
2011Dodgers72.5% (89.7)9.9% (84.4)6.6% (87.5)6.0% (74.7)4.3% (82.1)0.7% (84.5) 1.3%
2012Yankees57.1% (88.0)42.9% (84.3)      
2013Yankees91.7% (92.3)8.3% (91.5)      
2014Yankees66.7% (91.3) 11.1% (86.0) 22.2% (84.0)   
Total- - -73.8% (90.3)10.9% (83.4)4.4% (85.9)7.4% (75.4)2.9% (80.0)0.6% (84.8) 2.4%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2008Dodgers68.1 % 1.6 %   13.2 %9.2 %  8.0 %   
2009Dodgers55.1 %2.2 %1.5 %  2.9 %25.4 %7.3 %  5.8 %   
2010Dodgers49.4 %14.8 %2.3 %1.2 % 15.2 %9.0 %6.2 %  2.0 %   
2011Dodgers43.5 %15.7 %7.2 %1.3 % 7.8 %11.8 %6.9 %  5.9 %   
2012Yankees14.3 % 42.9 %  42.9 %        
2013Yankees75.0 %16.7 %    8.3 %       
2014Yankees66.7 % 11.1 %       22.2 %   
Total- - -53.6 %9.4 %3.8 %0.7 % 7.1 %13.0 %7.1 %  5.3 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2008Dodgers90.8 84.5   83.273.8  81.0  
2009Dodgers90.290.287.9  90.182.476.9  83.6  
2010Dodgers91.490.887.085.3 90.283.175.6  83.4  
2011Dodgers90.089.788.582.1 87.684.475.0  84.0  
2012Yankees88.7 84.0  87.7       
2013Yankees92.491.0    91.3      
2014Yankees91.3 86.1       84.0  
Total- - -90.790.387.483.5 89.283.475.0  82.8  

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2008Dodgers-5.9-0.2-0.60.0-0.4  -3.16-0.80-12.040.00-4.41  
2009Dodgers-1.1-2.3-0.8-1.0-0.1  -1.29-10.34-6.81-5.80-6.25  
2010Dodgers-10.4-1.7-0.6-0.40.3-0.3 -5.18-7.64-12.75-2.236.39-6.90 
2011Dodgers-5.3-0.6-0.5-1.5-0.7-0.2 -2.41-1.96-2.59-8.17-5.40-7.73 
2012Yankees-0.1-0.4     -3.08-11.83     
2013Yankees-1.1-0.2     -5.17-11.12     
2014Yankees-0.4 -0.1 -0.1  -6.96 -10.84 -6.54  
Total- - --24.3-5.3-2.7-2.9-1.0-0.4 -3.36-5.00-6.24-3.93-3.55-7.18 

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2008Dodgers-5.4 -0.1   -0.8-0.1  -0.9  
2009Dodgers-2.1-0.10.5  0.3-2.9-0.3  -0.8  
2010Dodgers-7.5-1.7-0.40.2 -1.5-1.5-0.4  -0.4  
2011Dodgers-2.5-1.3-0.6-0.2 -1.1-1.3-1.6  -0.2  
2012Yankees-0.1 -0.4  -0.1       
2013Yankees-1.10.0    -0.2      
2014Yankees-0.4 -0.1       -0.1  
Total- - --19.1-3.1-1.1-0.1 -2.3-6.6-2.4  -2.4  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2008Dodgers-3.18 -1.72   -2.37-0.48  -4.59  
2009Dodgers-2.71-2.6623.48  8.22-8.18-3.50  -9.50  
2010Dodgers-5.92-4.38-7.085.77 -3.93-6.38-2.38  -7.41  
2011Dodgers-1.86-2.71-2.93-5.85 -4.45-3.64-7.61  -1.16  
2012Yankees-6.01 -11.84  -2.10       
2013Yankees-6.27-0.23    -10.21      
2014Yankees-6.71 -10.91       -6.59  
Total- - --3.59-3.28-2.98-0.87 -3.34-5.14-3.48  -4.51  

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2008Dodgers35.3 %59.5 %49.8 %63.9 %89.0 %81.9 %60.0 %66.2 %9.0 %
2008Average24.9 %65.4 %45.4 %61.6 %87.9 %80.7 %50.5 %58.6 %8.7 %
2009Dodgers41.8 %54.7 %48.6 %64.3 %80.5 %73.9 %52.8 %69.2 %12.7 %
2009Average25.1 %66.0 %44.8 %62.5 %87.8 %80.5 %48.3 %58.2 %8.7 %
2010Dodgers35.7 %49.2 %42.5 %67.4 %84.6 %77.5 %50.6 %54.4 %9.6 %
2010Average28.7 %64.4 %44.9 %66.8 %88.1 %80.7 %45.4 %58.8 %8.6 %
2011Dodgers30.0 %56.0 %44.1 %69.1 %85.0 %80.0 %54.3 %56.3 %8.8 %
2011Average29.9 %65.0 %45.6 %68.1 %87.9 %80.7 %44.6 %59.4 %8.8 %
2012Yankees40.0 %0.0 %28.6 %50.0 % 50.0 %28.6 %50.0 %14.3 %
2012Average30.3 %64.7 %45.6 %66.8 %87.2 %79.6 %44.4 %59.8 %9.2 %
2013Yankees0.0 %47.1 %33.3 % 87.5 %87.5 %70.8 %66.7 %4.2 %
2013Average30.4 %65.5 %45.9 %66.5 %87.0 %79.4 %44.2 %60.2 %9.4 %
2014Yankees40.0 %75.0 %55.6 %100.0 %100.0 %100.0 %44.4 %66.7 %0.0 %
2014Average30.7 %65.7 %46.2 %65.7 %87.3 %79.3 %44.3 %60.6 %9.5 %
Total- - -34.3 %54.8 %45.5 %66.7 %85.7 %79.2 %54.7 %60.6 %9.5 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2008Dodgers35.9 %60.7 %50.2 %63.2 %90.9 %82.5 %57.8 %20.0
2008Average28.0 %62.5 %45.3 %65.9 %88.0 %81.2 %50.3 %21.6
2009Dodgers46.6 %51.3 %49.3 %70.4 %78.1 %75.0 %58.0 %19.5
2009Average27.9 %61.4 %44.8 %65.5 %88.0 %81.0 %50.4 %21.4
2010Dodgers33.3 %51.1 %43.2 %68.4 %82.2 %77.5 %55.6 %18.9
2010Average28.4 %61.3 %44.9 %64.6 %87.9 %80.6 %50.4 %21.5
2011Dodgers33.6 %51.7 %44.1 %65.1 %87.0 %80.0 %58.2 %18.6
2011Average28.9 %62.1 %45.6 %64.7 %88.0 %80.6 %50.1 %21.6
2012Yankees0.0 %40.0 %28.6 % 50.0 %50.0 %71.4 %16.0
2012Average29.3 %62.2 %45.6 %63.6 %87.3 %79.6 %49.5 %22.1
2013Yankees10.0 %42.9 %29.2 %100.0 %100.0 %100.0 %58.3 %22.7
2013Average29.7 %62.7 %45.9 %63.2 %87.3 %79.4 %49.2 %22.6
2014Yankees33.3 %66.7 %55.6 %100.0 %100.0 %100.0 %66.7 %15.5
2014Average30.1 %63.1 %46.2 %62.9 %87.5 %79.3 %48.8 %23.0
Total- - -35.2 %53.6 %45.8 %66.9 %86.0 %79.7 %57.6 %19.2

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)

SeasonTeamBattingBase RunningFieldingPositionalOffenseDefenseLeagueReplacementRARWARDollarsSalary
2008Dodgers-7.70.0 6.9-7.76.90.12.01.20.1$0.8$7
2009Dodgers-5.20.0 4.2-5.24.20.11.20.30.0$0.2 
2010Dodgers-14.40.0 6.8-14.46.80.12.0-5.5-0.6($3.4) 
2011Dodgers-9.80.0 6.6-9.96.60.12.1-1.1-0.1($0.9) 
2012Yankees-0.50.0 0.2-0.50.20.00.1-0.20.0($0.2) 
2013Yankees-1.50.0 0.6-1.50.60.00.2-0.7-0.1($0.6) 
2014Yankees-0.70.0 0.3-0.70.30.00.1-0.30.0($0.3) 
Total- - --39.9-0.1 25.6-40.025.60.57.6-6.3-0.7($4.3)$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
  • $12m / 1 Years (2011) (Edit)
    • signed by Los Angeles Dodgers on 11/15/2010 (Free Agent)
    • 2011: $12M
    • No Trade: Full
    • Incentives: $500,000 in bonuses available
    • Originally Reported By: Dylan Hernandez
    • Source: twitter.com, Hat Tip: twitter.com
    • Submitted by Bailey Winston
  • $35.3m / 3 Years (2008 - 2010) (Edit)
    • signed by Los Angeles Dodgers on 12/16/2007 (Free Agent)
    • 2008: $5M, 2009: $10M, 2010: $13M
    • Signing Bonus: $7.3M
    • Agent / Agency: Steve Hilliard
    • Source: articles.latimes.com, Hat Tip: sports.espn.go.com
    • Submitted by Bailey Winston
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