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Kirby Yates
Birthdate: 3/25/1987 (30 y, 1 m, 2 d)     Bats/Throws: L/R     Height/Weight: 5-10/210     Position: P
Drafted: 2005 June Amateur Draft - Round: 26, Pick: 28, Overall: 798, Team: Boston Red Sox
Contract: $0.5M / 1 Years (2016)
RotoWire News: Yates was claimed off waivers by the Padres on Wednesday. (4/26/2017)
Profiles:  2017  (Click Year to Expand / Close)



SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2009Rays (R)01414026.116.752.730.00.44980.0 %48.9 %0.0 %2.391.422.06 
2010Rays (A)365271290.09.704.100.90.28273.3 %38.2 %8.6 %3.304.324.00 
2010Rays (A+)000115.15.063.380.00.43866.7 %31.3 %0.0 %5.063.434.08 
2011Rays (R)010446.24.052.700.00.26166.7 %61.9 %0.0 %2.703.874.35 
2011Rays (A+)20216033.112.155.940.00.21585.4 %34.9 %0.0 %1.623.123.89 
2012Rays (AA)421650068.012.445.160.53.29981.3 %40.6 %6.7 %2.652.912.92 
2013Rays (AAA)322051061.213.573.360.29.28682.3 %39.5 %4.3 %1.901.972.36 
2014Rays (AAA)101621025.012.603.240.00.19295.0 %40.4 %0.0 %0.361.762.48 
2014Rays02137036.010.503.751.00.31577.1 %32.3 %9.3 %3.753.743.780.1
2015Rays (A+)000212.09.004.500.00.2860.0 %0.0 %0.0 %9.002.673.65 
2015Rays (AAA)12623025.112.084.261.78.34473.5 %36.4 %22.7 %5.334.702.90 
2015Rays10020020.19.303.104.43.24576.5 %27.0 %30.3 %7.978.644.64-0.8
2016Yankees (AAA)01414016.210.263.240.00.27984.2 %46.3 %0.0 %1.622.153.04 
2016Yankees21041041.110.894.141.09.34070.2 %43.6 %13.5 %5.233.973.890.3
2017Depth Charts00010010.09.723.541.08.30375.8 %  3.603.90 0.0
2017Steamer11015015.09.373.561.04.28474.3 %40.6 % 3.683.894.190.1
2017ZiPS22052056.310.073.511.12.31077.2 %  3.513.91 0.4
2017Angels (AAA)001607.018.003.860.00.53383.3 %60.0 %0.0 %2.571.261.80 
2017Angels000101.09.000.0018.00.000100.0 %0.0 %50.0 %18.0026.947.38-0.2
2017ZiPS (R)21 41045.010.123.501.34.31576.2 %  3.914.21 0.0
2017Steamer (R)000101.09.813.621.02.28274.8 %  3.583.79 0.0
Total- - -33199098.210.403.741.92.30874.2 %35.2 %17.9 %5.385.084.04-0.6

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2009Rays (R)012.391400040126.1111227708154049
2010Rays (A)363.3027120050090.0379734133941355197
2010Rays (A+)005.0611000005.1217330200003
2011Rays (R)012.7044000006.2296320201003
2011Rays (A+)201.621600021133.11371466022051245
2012Rays (AA)422.6550000161668.0285482120439218094
2013Rays (AAA)321.9051000202361.2249381413223256093
2014Rays (AAA)100.3621000160025.097101109010135
2014Rays023.753700010136.0156331615415332042
2015Rays (A+)009.0021000002.0102320100002
2015Rays (AAA)125.332300064125.1117271615512023034
2015Rays107.972000000020.192231818107010021
2016Yankees (AAA)011.621400042116.269123306012119
2016Yankees215.234100002241.1184412424519141050
2017Depth Charts003.60100  01 10.0 94414 1  11
2017Steamer113.681500001 15.064137626 1  16
2017ZiPS223.51520  0  56.3 502422722143163
2017Angels (AAA)002.5760001117.03382203010014
2017Angels0018.0010000001.052222000001
2017ZiPS (R)213.91410     45.0 412119717 3  50
2017Steamer (R)003.58100000 1.0410000 0  1
Total- - -335.389900012398.243799605921414830114

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2009Rays (R)16.752.736.130.0044.1 %7.2 %36.9 %.2251.14.44980.0 %  1.42
2010Rays (A)9.704.102.370.9025.6 %10.8 %14.8 %.2191.27.28273.3 %  4.32
2010Rays (A+)5.063.381.500.0014.3 %9.5 %4.8 %.3681.69.43866.7 %  3.43
2011Rays (R)4.052.701.500.0010.3 %6.9 %3.4 %.2311.20.26166.7 %  3.87
2011Rays (A+)12.155.942.050.0032.9 %16.1 %16.8 %.1271.08.21585.4 %  3.12
2012Rays (AA)12.445.162.410.5333.0 %13.7 %19.3 %.1961.28.29981.3 %  2.91
2013Rays (AAA)13.573.364.040.2937.4 %9.2 %28.1 %.1720.99.28682.3 %  1.97
2014Rays (AAA)12.603.243.890.0036.1 %9.3 %26.8 %.1150.76.19295.0 %  1.76
2014Rays10.503.752.801.0026.9 %9.6 %17.3 %.2391.33.31577.1 %1011013.74
2014Average7.732.892.670.8620.4 %7.6 %12.7 %.2471.28.29573.0 %  3.81
2015Rays (A+)9.004.502.000.0020.0 %10.0 %10.0 %.2221.50.2860.0 %  2.67
2015Rays (AAA)12.084.262.831.7829.1 %10.3 %18.8 %.2621.54.34473.5 %  4.70
2015Rays9.303.103.004.4322.8 %7.6 %15.2 %.2741.48.24576.5 %2042208.64
2015Average7.762.922.661.0220.4 %7.7 %12.7 %.2511.29.29672.9 %  4.03
2016Yankees (AAA)10.263.243.170.0027.5 %8.7 %18.8 %.1941.08.27984.2 %  2.15
2016Yankees10.894.142.631.0927.2 %10.3 %16.8 %.2551.45.34070.2 %123903.97
2016Average8.103.142.581.1721.1 %8.2 %12.9 %.2521.32.29872.9 %  4.24
2017Depth Charts9.723.542.751.08   .2371.27.30375.8 %  3.90
2017Steamer9.373.562.631.0424.6 %9.3 %15.2 %.2281.26.28474.3 %  3.89
2017ZiPS10.073.512.861.12   .2391.28.31077.2 %  3.91
2017Angels (AAA)18.003.864.670.0042.4 %9.1 %33.3 %.2761.57.53383.3 %  1.26
2017Angels9.000.001.0018.0020.0 %0.0 %20.0 %.4002.00.000100.0 %48871426.94
2017Average8.233.302.491.1421.6 %8.7 %13.0 %.2401.28.28473.5 %  4.23
2017ZiPS (R)10.123.502.901.34   .2471.32.31576.2 %  4.21
2017Steamer (R)9.813.622.711.02   .2221.24.28274.8 %  3.79
Total- - -10.403.742.781.9226.1 %9.4 %16.7 %.2551.42.30874.2 %1361275.08

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2009Rays (R)1.2812.8 %48.9 %38.3 %11.1 %0.0 %  35.4 %27.1 %37.5 %     2.06
2010Rays (A)0.8315.8 %38.2 %46.1 %25.7 %8.6 %  43.8 %20.9 %35.3 %     4.00
2010Rays (A+)1.0037.5 %31.3 %31.3 %0.0 %0.0 %  50.0 %18.8 %31.3 %     4.08
2011Rays (R)2.6014.3 %61.9 %23.8 %20.0 %0.0 %  43.5 %0.0 %56.5 %     4.35
2011Rays (A+)0.7115.9 %34.9 %49.2 %29.0 %0.0 %  32.3 %23.1 %44.6 %     3.89
2012Rays (AA)0.9717.5 %40.6 %42.0 %26.7 %6.7 %  38.9 %21.5 %39.6 %     2.92
2013Rays (AAA)1.0422.6 %39.5 %37.9 %27.7 %4.3 %  43.0 %25.8 %31.3 %     2.36
2014Rays (AAA)1.0621.3 %40.4 %38.3 %11.1 %0.0 %  31.4 %41.2 %27.5 %     2.48
2014Rays0.7222.9 %32.3 %44.8 %11.6 %9.3 %9.7 %0.0 %39.6 %39.6 %20.8 %26.0 %49.0 %25.0 %3.071003.78
2015Rays (A+)0.0033.3 %0.0 %66.7 %0.0 %0.0 %  42.9 %14.3 %42.9 %     3.65
2015Rays (AAA)1.0930.3 %36.4 %33.3 %27.3 %22.7 %  46.4 %18.8 %34.8 %     2.90
2015Rays0.5220.6 %27.0 %52.4 %12.1 %30.3 %0.0 %0.0 %49.2 %28.6 %22.2 %17.5 %44.4 %38.1 %3.751154.64
2016Yankees (AAA)1.3619.5 %46.3 %34.1 %42.9 %0.0 %  34.9 %25.6 %39.5 %     3.04
2016Yankees1.3022.7 %43.6 %33.6 %18.9 %13.5 %4.2 %0.0 %39.6 %37.8 %22.5 %23.4 %53.2 %23.4 %3.49913.89
2017Angels (AAA)3.0020.0 %60.0 %20.0 %33.3 %0.0 %  33.3 %6.7 %60.0 %     1.80
2017Angels0.000.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.0 %50.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %7.161887.38
Total- - -0.8222.0 %35.2 %42.9 %13.7 %17.9 %5.2 %0.0 %42.0 %36.5 %21.5 %22.6 %48.9 %28.5 %3.351004.04

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2009Rays (R)231862    42198355
2010Rays (A)871053627    1965371060
2010Rays (A+)5560    82550
2011Rays (R)13531    93270
2011Rays (A+)2231109    97200425
2012Rays (AA)58602516    4457341475
2013Rays (AAA)49472813    3927081317
2014Rays (AAA)1918102    155271504
2014Rays31432253008251439690
2015Rays (A+)0420    51329
2015Rays (AAA)2422206    173320599
2015Rays17331340009148260408
2016Yankees (AAA)191486    108182344
2016Yankees483725721015296504800
2017Angels (AAA)9331    4495175
2017Angels0400000041216
Total- - -9611760165103269912151914

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2014Rays-0.57-1.681.110.730.090.440.500.710.5725-0.31-0.9955
2015Rays-0.14-0.660.52-10.58-1.050.320.350.480.8610-0.800.3701
2016Yankees-0.17-1.891.72-3.35-0.320.570.620.710.6530-0.07-0.2273
2017Angels-0.08-0.150.07-1.94-0.211.010.990.872.801-0.06-0.0201
Total- - --0.96-4.383.42-15.14-1.490.480.530.660.6866-1.24-0.771210

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2014Rays53.7% (92.4)38.3% (83.8) 3.1% (76.8)4.9% (83.6)  1.7%
2015Rays56.1% (92.4)18.4% (84.5) 16.9% (77.7)8.6% (83.4)   
2016Yankees59.9% (93.2)32.2% (84.5) 4.8% (77.8)3.1% (83.8)  0.5%
2017Angels50.0% (94.0)31.3% (87.2)  18.8% (87.3)   
Total- - -56.8% (92.8)31.4% (84.2) 6.7% (77.6)5.1% (83.7)  0.8%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2014Rays53.3 %0.2 %0.2 %   38.9 %2.1 %0.4 % 5.0 %   
2015Rays56.1 %     18.1 % 16.9 % 8.8 %   
2016Yankees60.0 %     31.8 % 4.8 % 3.5 %   
2017Angels50.0 %     50.0 %       
Total- - -56.7 %0.1 %0.1 %   31.5 %0.7 %5.8 % 5.2 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2014Rays92.491.990.6   83.676.477.5 83.5  
2015Rays92.3     84.4 77.6 83.5  
2016Yankees93.1     84.4 77.8 84.0  
2017Angels94.0     87.1      
Total- - -92.791.990.6   84.176.477.7 83.7  

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2014Rays-4.25.0 -0.91.3  -1.161.94 -4.163.83  
2015Rays-2.2-2.7 -0.8-3.4  -0.97-3.54 -1.13-9.82  
2016Yankees0.6-1.1 -0.5-0.3  0.13-0.42 -1.20-1.03  
2017Angels-0.8-1.4  0.1  -10.07-27.06  4.33  
Total- - --6.60.0 -2.1-2.3  -0.61-0.01 -1.65-2.40  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2014Rays-4.10.00.0   5.10.1-1.0 1.3  
2015Rays-1.1     -2.6 -0.8 -3.5  
2016Yankees0.6     -1.2 -0.4 -0.1  
2017Angels-0.8     -1.2      
Total- - --5.50.00.0   0.00.1-2.2 -2.3  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2014Rays-1.14-2.580.00   1.930.95-34.26 3.80  
2015Rays-0.49     -3.57 -1.15 -9.73  
2016Yankees0.12     -0.46 -1.07 -0.44  
2017Angels-10.07     -15.29      
Total- - --0.51-2.580.00   0.010.95-2.02 -2.38  

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2014Rays30.9 %62.5 %43.8 %71.8 %83.8 %78.8 %40.9 %59.6 %9.1 %
2014Average30.7 %65.7 %46.2 %65.7 %87.3 %79.3 %44.3 %60.6 %9.5 %
2015Rays28.3 %69.1 %45.8 %66.7 %83.5 %77.5 %42.9 %65.2 %10.3 %
2015Average30.6 %66.9 %46.9 %64.9 %86.7 %78.8 %44.7 %60.9 %9.9 %
2016Yankees27.2 %67.5 %45.7 %66.7 %78.1 %74.5 %46.0 %63.6 %11.6 %
2016Average30.3 %66.7 %46.5 %63.9 %86.3 %78.2 %44.6 %60.3 %10.1 %
2017Angels42.9 %44.4 %43.8 %33.3 %100.0 %71.4 %56.3 %80.0 %12.5 %
2017Average29.2 %66.8 %45.9 %62.2 %85.5 %77.3 %44.5 %60.1 %10.4 %
Total- - -28.9 %65.9 %45.1 %68.4 %81.3 %76.6 %43.6 %62.7 %10.5 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2014Rays27.7 %59.9 %43.7 %71.3 %82.7 %79.1 %49.8 %24.8
2014Average30.1 %63.1 %46.2 %62.9 %87.5 %79.3 %48.8 %23.0
2015Rays27.5 %64.2 %45.8 %57.1 %87.8 %78.6 %50.0 %24.7
2015Average30.9 %64.4 %46.9 %62.9 %87.1 %78.8 %47.8 %22.1
2016Yankees29.2 %65.2 %45.5 %66.4 %78.4 %74.2 %45.3 %26.6
2016Average30.6 %63.9 %46.5 %62.1 %86.5 %78.1 %47.8 %22.7
2017Angels28.6 %55.6 %43.8 %0.0 %100.0 %71.4 %56.3 %24.8
2017Average30.1 %64.0 %46.0 %61.6 %85.7 %77.3 %46.9 %23.8
Total- - -28.3 %62.9 %44.9 %65.7 %82.2 %76.8 %48.0 %25.5

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2009Rays (R)P14026.12 0             
2010Rays (A)P271290.04 1             
2010Rays (A+)P115.10 0             
2011Rays (R)P446.21 0             
2011Rays (A+)P16033.11 0             
2012Rays (AA)P50068.00 1             
2013Rays (AAA)P51061.21 0             
2014Rays (AAA)P21025.01 0             
2014RaysP37036.0140000000 2   1.000 
2015Rays (A+)P212.00 0             
2015Rays (AAA)P23025.12 0             
2015RaysP20020.1021100000 3   .667 
2016Yankees (AAA)P14016.20 0             
2016YankeesP41041.1241010000 7   .857 
2017Angels (AAA)P607.01 0             
2017AngelsP101.0000000000 0   .000 
Total- - -P99098.23102110000 12   .867 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2014RaysP36.00  000              
2015RaysP20.10  000              
2016YankeesP41.1-1  00-1              
2017AngelsP1.00  000              
Total- - -P98.2-1  00-1              

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2014RaysP36.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (2)100.0%      (2)
2015RaysP20.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (2)
2016YankeesP41.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)100.0%      (4)
Total- - -P98.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (3)100.0%      (8)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2014Rays0.1-0.20.20.00.60.1$0.5 
2015Rays-0.60.2-0.10.1-7.4-0.8($6.0) 
2016Yankees-0.2-0.4-0.1-0.53.00.3$2.5 
2017Angels-0.10.00.00.1-2.5-0.2($1.7) 
Total- - --0.9-0.30.0-0.3-6.2-0.6($4.7) 

  • $0.5m / 1 Years (2016) (Edit)
    • signed by New York Yankees on 3/4/2016 (League Minimum)
    • 2016: $0.5M
    • Other Notes: Pre arbitration
    • Source: spotrac.com
    • Submitted by Sam Bauman
  • $0.5m / 1 Years (2015) (Edit)
    • signed by Tampa Bay Rays on 3/3/2015 (League Minimum)
    • 2015: $0.5M
    • Other Notes: Pre arbitration
    • Source: spotrac.com
    • Submitted by Sam Bauman
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  • 2005 June Amateur Draft - Round: 26, Pick: 28, Overall: 798
    • Team: Boston Red Sox
    • School: Kauai HS, HI