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Chris Archer
Birthdate: 9/26/1988 (28 y, 7 m, 26 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-3/190     Position: P
Drafted: 2006 June Amateur Draft - Round: 5, Pick: 25, Overall: 161, Team: Cleveland Indians
Contract: $25.5M / 6 Years (2014 - 2019) + 2 Option Years
RotoWire News: Archer (3-3) racked up a season-high 12 strikeouts over 6.1 innings in Sunday's 3-2 loss to the Yankees and gave up three earned runs on six hits and two walks. (5/21/2017)
Profiles:  2013  2014  2015  2016  2017  (Click Year to Expand / Close)



SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2006Indians (R)0307619.19.787.910.47.29142.1 %  7.455.00  
2006Indians (R)000101.25.405.405.40.25076.9 %  10.8013.74  
2007Indians (R)170121152.28.203.590.68.33361.7 %  5.644.254.07 
2007Indians (A)000104.011.256.750.00.41755.6 %  9.004.045.60 
2008Indians (A)4802727115.18.276.550.62.26970.0 %52.6 %8.8 %4.295.094.97 
2009Cubs (A)6402726109.09.835.450.00.28872.9 %54.6 %0.0 %2.813.413.96 
2010Cubs (A+)710151472.110.203.240.50.27272.4 %48.1 %5.5 %2.863.083.07 
2010Cubs (AA)820131370.08.615.010.26.25481.2 %52.9 %3.4 %1.803.583.93 
2011Rays (AA)8702525134.17.915.360.74.31871.2 %45.8 %7.8 %4.424.624.59 
2011Rays (AAA)1002213.08.314.150.00.29794.1 %48.6 %0.0 %0.692.784.03 
2012Rays (AAA)7902525128.09.774.360.42.29371.4 %48.0 %6.3 %3.663.223.41 
2012Rays1306429.111.053.990.92.29061.0 %43.7 %11.1 %4.603.403.420.5
2013Rays (AAA)530101050.09.364.141.08.31273.6 %56.3 %15.0 %3.964.183.48 
2013Rays9702323128.27.062.661.05.25378.8 %46.8 %11.7 %3.224.073.911.3
2013Rays000201.210.800.000.00.250100.0 %75.0 %0.0 %0.000.650.65 
2014Rays10903232194.28.003.330.55.29671.6 %46.5 %6.9 %3.333.393.703.2
2015Rays121303434212.010.702.800.81.29573.1 %46.1 %10.4 %3.232.903.015.2
2016Rays91903333201.110.423.001.34.29672.5 %47.8 %16.2 %4.023.813.413.1
2017Depth Charts141003232199.09.892.930.93.30774.8 %  3.403.34 4.2
2017Steamer131003232199.09.562.900.93.29274.5 %46.2 % 3.383.433.604.0
2017Fans (15)131003232200.010.442.701.04.30577.9 %  3.253.31 4.3
2017ZiPS141003232195.310.232.950.92.31075.0 %  3.413.25 4.4
2017Rays330101064.210.723.340.84.30673.0 %40.9 %9.5 %3.763.073.521.7
2017ZiPS (R)107 2323143.010.363.040.91.31573.9 %  3.473.24 3.5
2017Steamer (R)9702323143.010.133.060.93.29175.0 %  3.323.35 3.0
2017Depth Charts (R)10702323144.010.243.050.92.31074.5 %  3.393.29 3.3
Total- - -44540138136830.29.453.030.92.28973.0 %46.3 %11.2 %3.533.453.4615.0
Postseason- - -000201.210.800.000.00.250100.0 %75.0 %0.0 %0.000.650.65 

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2006Indians (R)037.45760000019.197172216117036121
2006Indians (R)0010.8010000001.282221101101
2007Indians (R)175.6412110000052.2237563633421089048
2007Indians (A)009.0010000004.0215440301105
2008Indians (A)484.29272700000115.1521926455884011180106
2009Cubs (A)642.81272600000109.046378413406607101119
2010Cubs (A+)712.8615140000072.1299542723426131082
2010Cubs (AA)821.8013130000070.0291481914239125067
2011Rays (AA)874.42252500000134.161213676661180110180118
2011Rays (AAA)100.69220000013.055111106000012
2012Rays (AAA)793.66252500000128.053199545266207121139
2012Rays134.60640000029.1122231715313012036
2013Rays (AAA)533.9610100000050.0224502622623023152
2013Rays973.22232322000128.2525107494615382870101
2013Rays000.0020000001.261000000002
2014Rays1093.33323200000194.2822177857212721880173
2015Rays12133.23343411000212.08681758576196603130252
2016Rays9194.02333300000201.185018310090306703110233
2017Depth Charts14103.403232  00 199.0 17281752165 5  219
2017Steamer13103.3832320000 199.082317382752164 6  211
2017Fans (15)13103.253232  0  200.0 16977722360 6  232
2017ZiPS14103.413232  0  195.3 1687974206404100222
2017Rays333.7610100000064.2269552827624023077
2017ZiPS (R)1073.472323     143.0 12560551448 3  165
2017Steamer (R)973.3223230000 143.059312158531549 4  161
2017Depth Charts (R)1073.392323  00 144.0 12359541549 4  164
Total- - -44543.5313813633000830.2345672036432685280325440872
Postseason- - -000.0020000001.261000000002

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2006Indians (R)9.787.911.240.4721.7 %17.5 %4.1 %.2211.76.29142.1 %  5.00
2006Indians (R)5.405.401.005.4012.5 %12.5 %0.0 %.3331.80.25076.9 %  13.74
2007Indians (R)8.203.592.290.6820.3 %8.9 %11.4 %.2691.46.33361.7 %  4.25
2007Indians (A)11.256.751.670.0023.8 %14.3 %9.5 %.2942.00.41755.6 %  4.04
2008Indians (A)8.276.551.260.6220.4 %16.1 %4.2 %.2161.53.26970.0 %  5.09
2009Cubs (A)9.835.451.800.0025.7 %14.3 %11.5 %.2001.32.28872.9 %  3.41
2010Cubs (A+)10.203.243.150.5027.4 %8.7 %18.7 %.2001.11.27272.4 %  3.08
2010Cubs (AA)8.615.011.720.2623.0 %13.4 %9.6 %.1921.24.25481.2 %  3.58
2011Rays (AA)7.915.361.480.7419.3 %13.1 %6.2 %.2611.61.31871.2 %  4.62
2011Rays (AAA)8.314.152.000.0021.8 %10.9 %10.9 %.2251.31.29794.1 %  2.78
2012Rays (AAA)9.774.362.240.4226.2 %11.7 %14.5 %.2141.26.29371.4 %  3.22
2012Rays11.053.992.770.9229.5 %10.7 %18.9 %.2131.23.29061.0 %119843.40
2012Average7.563.052.481.0219.8 %8.0 %11.8 %.2501.31.29372.5 %  4.12
2013Rays (AAA)9.364.142.261.0823.2 %10.3 %12.9 %.2511.46.31273.6 %  4.18
2013Rays7.062.662.661.0519.2 %7.2 %12.0 %.2231.13.25378.8 %841054.07
2013Rays10.800.002.000.0033.3 %0.0 %33.3 %.1670.60.250100.0 %0170.65
2013Average7.573.022.510.9619.9 %7.9 %11.9 %.2501.30.29473.5 %  4.02
2014Rays8.003.332.400.5521.1 %8.8 %12.3 %.2391.28.29671.6 %90923.39
2014Average7.732.892.670.8620.4 %7.6 %12.7 %.2471.28.29573.0 %  3.81
2015Rays10.702.803.820.8129.0 %7.6 %21.4 %.2191.14.29573.1 %83732.90
2015Average7.762.922.661.0220.4 %7.7 %12.7 %.2511.29.29672.9 %  4.03
2016Rays10.423.003.481.3427.4 %7.9 %19.5 %.2351.24.29672.5 %98923.81
2016Average8.103.142.581.1721.1 %8.2 %12.9 %.2521.32.29872.9 %  4.24
2017Depth Charts9.892.933.380.93   .2351.19.30774.8 %  3.34
2017Steamer9.562.903.290.9325.6 %7.8 %17.8 %.2291.19.29274.5 %  3.43
2017Fans (15)10.442.703.871.04   .2311.15.30577.9 %  3.31
2017ZiPS10.232.953.470.92   .2341.19.31075.0 %  3.25
2017Rays10.723.343.210.8428.6 %8.9 %19.7 %.2261.22.30673.0 %94743.07
2017Average8.213.402.421.2221.4 %8.8 %12.5 %.2471.33.29172.8 %  4.38
2017ZiPS (R)10.363.043.410.91   .2361.21.31573.9 %  3.24
2017Steamer (R)10.133.063.310.93   .2241.18.29175.0 %  3.35
2017Depth Charts (R)10.243.053.360.92   .2331.20.31074.5 %  3.29
Total- - -9.453.033.110.9225.2 %8.1 %17.1 %.2281.20.28973.0 %90873.45
Postseason- - -10.800.002.000.0033.3 %0.0 %33.3 %.1670.60.250100.0 %0170.65

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2008Indians (A)1.7717.6 %52.6 %29.7 %13.2 %8.8 %  37.9 %21.9 %40.1 %     4.97
2009Cubs (A)1.7113.5 %54.6 %31.9 %15.7 %0.0 %  33.6 %27.3 %39.1 %     3.96
2010Cubs (A+)1.2112.0 %48.1 %39.9 %11.0 %5.5 %  34.6 %27.1 %38.3 %     3.07
2010Cubs (AA)1.5713.4 %52.9 %33.7 %10.3 %3.4 %  43.7 %19.3 %37.0 %     3.93
2011Rays (AA)1.2818.3 %45.8 %35.9 %24.8 %7.8 %  41.8 %22.8 %35.4 %     4.59
2011Rays (AAA)1.2913.5 %48.6 %37.8 %14.3 %0.0 %  32.4 %29.7 %37.8 %     4.03
2012Rays (AAA)1.5921.9 %48.0 %30.1 %28.1 %6.3 %  45.5 %25.1 %29.4 %     3.41
2012Rays1.1518.3 %43.7 %38.0 %7.4 %11.1 %3.2 %100.0 %25.0 %41.7 %33.3 %20.8 %47.2 %31.9 %3.31833.42
2013Rays (AAA)2.0316.0 %56.3 %27.8 %15.0 %15.0 %  40.1 %26.5 %33.3 %     3.48
2013Rays1.3819.1 %46.8 %34.0 %9.4 %11.7 %6.3 %0.0 %34.4 %37.6 %28.0 %15.1 %56.9 %28.0 %3.88993.91
2013Rays3.0025.0 %75.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %33.3 %0.0 %      -0.09170.65
2014Rays1.5022.4 %46.5 %31.1 %13.1 %6.9 %8.0 %16.7 %40.1 %33.4 %26.5 %17.8 %50.8 %31.5 %3.80983.70
2015Rays1.3620.0 %46.1 %33.9 %7.7 %10.4 %9.2 %57.1 %34.4 %36.9 %28.7 %18.1 %49.7 %32.2 %3.08743.01
2016Rays1.3817.7 %47.8 %34.5 %7.6 %16.2 %4.7 %10.0 %37.4 %34.2 %28.4 %17.9 %49.3 %32.8 %3.50803.41
2017Rays1.0620.7 %40.9 %38.4 %14.3 %9.5 %1.5 %50.0 %37.3 %31.3 %31.3 %15.1 %46.4 %38.6 %3.51843.52
Total- - -1.3719.9 %46.3 %33.8 %9.7 %11.2 %6.6 %28.6 %36.4 %35.3 %28.3 %17.3 %50.7 %31.9 %3.51863.46
Postseason- - -3.0025.0 %75.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %33.3 %0.0 %      -0.09170.65

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2008Indians (A)161915412    3696481017
2009Cubs (A)142833513    284645929
2010Cubs (A+)8873228    115440555
2010Cubs (AA)9158236    4526771129
2011Rays (AA)1801417235    93313062239
2011Rays (AAA)181452    73122195
2012Rays (AAA)153967027    83612382074
2012Rays312713211113191299490
2013Rays (AAA)8140236    321502823
2013Rays176128721211205376813352103
2013Rays3010100051621
2014Rays26217512623216193117619843160
2015Rays24918310814237493120822413449
2016Rays25618595141210194126421453409
2017Rays6763349121473886731061
Total- - -104176144874692883934995867713672
Postseason- - -3010100051621

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2012Rays-0.25-2.532.28-3.25-0.321.021.020.990.6250.26-0.5100
2013Rays1.01-8.399.399.571.010.970.970.881.01210.810.2400
2013Rays-0.02-0.030.011.020.100.360.360.880.2820.07-0.1300
2014Rays0.87-13.3914.261.220.111.021.020.881.11321.27-0.4200
2015Rays1.90-13.8615.7716.301.811.001.000.871.16332.06-0.1700
2016Rays-0.53-14.5914.062.310.320.940.940.870.8833-0.17-0.3900
2017Rays-0.22-4.994.773.790.400.960.960.881.13100.30-0.5300
Total- - -2.78-57.7560.5329.943.330.980.980.881.031344.53-1.7000
Postseason- - --0.02-0.030.011.020.100.360.360.880.2820.07-0.1300

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2012Rays64.1% (93.9)26.9% (83.8) 1.2% (78.3)7.8% (81.7)   
2013Rays59.8% (95.0)33.0% (85.4)  7.2% (84.3)  0.5%
2014Rays65.9% (94.6)28.9% (86.2)  5.2% (86.0)  0.1%
2015Rays54.1% (95.2)39.2% (87.9)  6.7% (85.9)   
2016Rays48.5% (94.3)40.2% (88.3)  11.3% (86.8)  0.1%
2017Rays48.4% (95.1)45.0% (88.9)  6.6% (86.2)   
Total- - -56.2% (94.7)36.1% (87.3) 0.0% (78.3)7.6% (85.9)  0.1%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2012Rays40.8 %24.3 %    28.2 %   6.7 %   
2013Rays37.4 %22.6 %    33.0 %   7.0 %   
2014Rays19.9 %46.9 %    28.6 %   4.5 %   
2015Rays44.0 %10.6 %    39.1 %   6.3 %   
2016Rays48.5 %     40.6 %   11.0 %   
2017Rays47.6 %     45.8 %   6.6 %   
Total- - -38.7 %17.9 %    36.2 %   7.2 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2012Rays93.594.1    83.4   81.1  
2013Rays94.895.0    85.4   84.1  
2014Rays94.294.5    86.1   85.6  
2015Rays95.095.5    87.8   85.7  
2016Rays94.3     88.2   86.8  
2017Rays95.2     88.9   86.2  
Total- - -94.694.8    87.3   85.7  

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2012Rays0.61.4 0.40.8  0.181.04 7.382.21  
2013Rays5.07.8  -2.8  0.401.13  -1.83  
2014Rays0.07.1  0.0  0.000.78  -0.03  
2015Rays0.522.7  0.8  0.031.68  0.36  
2016Rays-15.120.6  -0.6  -0.911.50  -0.15  
2017Rays0.09.4  -1.1  -0.011.97  -1.54  
Total- - --9.169.0 0.4-2.8  -0.121.40 7.38-0.27  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2012Rays0.11.8    2.9   0.6  
2013Rays6.8-0.9    7.8   -2.9  
2014Rays-7.67.4    8.5   1.0  
2015Rays1.50.5    25.4   0.6  
2016Rays-14.0     22.5   -0.5  
2017Rays-0.8     9.7   -0.5  
Total- - --14.08.8    76.7   -1.7  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2012Rays0.051.53    2.09   1.85  
2013Rays0.87-0.19    1.13   -1.96  
2014Rays-1.210.50    0.95   0.69  
2015Rays0.100.13    1.88   0.29  
2016Rays-0.85     1.63   -0.14  
2017Rays-0.16     2.02   -0.78  
Total- - --0.270.36    1.55   -0.17  

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2012Rays27.4 %57.8 %39.0 %62.7 %85.2 %75.4 %38.2 %62.3 %9.6 %
2012Average30.3 %64.7 %45.6 %66.8 %87.2 %79.6 %44.4 %59.8 %9.2 %
2013Rays30.0 %65.6 %45.6 %67.0 %87.6 %80.0 %44.1 %58.1 %9.1 %
2013Average30.4 %65.5 %45.9 %66.5 %87.0 %79.4 %44.2 %60.2 %9.4 %
2014Rays28.4 %61.4 %43.1 %60.5 %88.7 %78.4 %44.4 %57.5 %9.3 %
2014Average30.7 %65.7 %46.2 %65.7 %87.3 %79.3 %44.3 %60.6 %9.5 %
2015Rays31.6 %63.9 %46.9 %52.4 %83.8 %72.6 %47.2 %64.1 %12.8 %
2015Average30.6 %66.9 %46.9 %64.9 %86.7 %78.8 %44.7 %60.9 %9.9 %
2016Rays30.5 %64.9 %45.4 %54.3 %84.7 %73.1 %43.2 %58.6 %12.2 %
2016Average30.3 %66.7 %46.5 %63.9 %86.3 %78.2 %44.6 %60.3 %10.1 %
2017Rays29.9 %67.0 %46.5 %57.4 %81.1 %72.6 %44.6 %59.9 %12.7 %
2017Average29.0 %66.5 %45.9 %62.9 %85.4 %77.6 %45.1 %59.8 %10.2 %
Total- - -30.1 %63.9 %45.1 %57.7 %85.5 %75.2 %44.5 %59.9 %11.2 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2012Rays26.6 %57.4 %39.0 %62.8 %84.1 %75.4 %40.2 %21.5
2012Average29.3 %62.2 %45.6 %63.6 %87.3 %79.6 %49.5 %22.1
2013Rays30.1 %63.0 %45.7 %66.5 %87.2 %80.0 %47.4 %23.7
2013Average29.7 %62.7 %45.9 %63.2 %87.3 %79.4 %49.2 %22.6
2014Rays27.8 %59.4 %43.1 %58.2 %88.4 %78.4 %48.4 %25.2
2014Average30.1 %63.1 %46.2 %62.9 %87.5 %79.3 %48.8 %23.0
2015Rays33.2 %61.7 %46.9 %50.9 %84.8 %72.4 %48.1 %21.6
2015Average30.9 %64.4 %46.9 %62.9 %87.1 %78.8 %47.8 %22.1
2016Rays30.9 %61.8 %45.3 %51.4 %85.3 %73.0 %46.7 %22.0
2016Average30.6 %63.9 %46.5 %62.1 %86.5 %78.1 %47.8 %22.7
2017Rays29.0 %65.9 %46.5 %50.0 %83.4 %72.4 %47.3 %26.7
2017Average29.9 %63.8 %46.0 %61.9 %85.7 %77.6 %47.4 %23.7
Total- - -30.3 %61.6 %45.1 %55.3 %86.0 %75.1 %47.4 %23.2

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2006Indians (R)P7619.11 0             
2006Indians (R)P101.20 0             
2007Indians (R)P121152.27 1             
2007Indians (A)P104.00 0             
2008Indians (A)P2727115.112 1             
2009Cubs (A)P2726109.09 2             
2010Cubs (A+)P151472.111 1             
2010Cubs (AA)P131370.05 1             
2011Rays (AA)P2525134.112 5             
2011Rays (AAA)P2213.04 0             
2012Rays (AAA)P2525128.05 3             
2012RaysP6429.1141010000 1   .833 
2013Rays (AAA)P101050.04 2             
2013RaysP2323128.26132021001 16   .905 
2014RaysP3232194.210174221200 14   .871 
2015RaysP3434212.05222023201 7   .931 
2016RaysP3333201.114192020000 13   .943 
2017RaysP101064.2330000000 2   1.000 
Total- - -P138136830.2397811295402 53   .914 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2012RaysP29.11  000              
2013RaysP128.2-2  01-1              
2014RaysP194.20  0-4-4              
2015RaysP212.01  021              
2016RaysP201.10  00-1              
2017RaysP64.20  000              
Total- - -P830.20  0-1-5              

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2012RaysP29.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)75.0%      (4)
2013RaysP128.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (2)0.0%      (1)100.0%    (15)
2014RaysP194.20.0%      (2)25.0%      (4)50.0%      (2)50.0%     (2)100.0%      (4)75.0%    (16)
2015RaysP212.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (2)20.0%      (5)50.0%     (2)50.0%      (6)93.8%    (16)
2016RaysP201.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (3)0.0%      (1)100.0%     (1)100.0%      (3)93.8%    (16)
2017RaysP64.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)100.0%      (1)100.0%     (1)100.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)
Total- - -P830.20.0%      (2)10.0%    (10)33.3%      (9)50.0%     (8)73.3%    (15)89.6%    (67)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2012Rays0.00.0-0.6-0.64.60.5$3.4 
2013Rays2.81.40.11.512.01.3$9.4 
2014Rays2.60.1-0.6-0.628.73.2$24.2 
2015Rays4.30.0-0.9-0.947.05.2$41.7 
2016Rays2.30.1-0.9-0.830.43.1$25.0 
2017Rays1.1-0.3-0.2-0.515.31.7$13.2 
Total- - -13.11.2-3.1-1.8137.915.0$117.0 

  • $25.5m / 6 Years (2014 - 2019) + 2 Option Years (Edit)
    • signed by Tampa Bay Rays on 4/2/2014 (Extension)
    • 2014: $0.5M, 2015: $1M, 2016: $2.8M, 2017: $4.8M, 2018: $6.2M, 2019: $7.5M
    • 2020 Team Option: $9M ($1.8M buyout)
    • 2021 Team Option: $11M
    • Signing Bonus: $1M
    • Incentives: receives a $500K bonus if he is traded during this contract. His guarantee is reportedly predicated on him reaching Super Two status
    • Agent / Agency: Relativity Baseball (Formerly SFX)
    • Originally Reported By: Marc Topkin
    • Source: twitter.com, Hat Tip: twitter.com
    • Submitted by matthewyaspan
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  • 2006 June Amateur Draft - Round: 5, Pick: 25, Overall: 161
    • Team: Cleveland Indians
    • School: Clayton HS