Hiroki Kuroda

 
Age: 43
Bats/Throws: R/R
6' 1" / 205
P
Birthdate: 2/10/1975 (43 y, 8 m, 6 d)
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)

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SeasonPitchPitchesABPAH1B2B3BHRBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPAVGminVelmaxVelVel
2008Sinker (SI)104131334182591805190213248.26287.097.593.3
2008Slider (SL)703148155281940560510100.18978.389.084.8
2008Fourseam (FA)587141154413171270173211.29188.997.593.1
2008Splitter (FS)3018993231750120201012.25878.792.888.7
2008Curveball (CU)2122110000000000.50077.582.480.5
2009Sinker (SI)944251272704117210150340154.27985.897.293.4
2009Slider (SL)434100103211451120280012.21077.589.185.0
2009Fourseam (FA)2204248852014091010.19086.396.892.7
2009Splitter (FS)158505210820020150001.20082.692.189.0
2009Curveball (CU)2400000000000000.00077.084.481.5
2010Sinker (SI)1129319347906811110200353236.28286.897.992.9
2010Slider (SL)79219921646331012120681131.23179.891.285.3
2010Fourseam (FA)573111117302440210150413.27082.795.992.7
2010Splitter (FS)369959913840120370023.13782.691.187.4
2010Curveball (CU)1231515100100020001.06775.984.780.9
2011Sinker (SI)121135238395632228240422327.27086.996.192.6
2011Fourseam (FA)731136151311951680293221.22889.196.092.8
2011Slider (SL)649148158311780690440016.20978.389.684.6
2011Splitter (FS)492119122352272420430010.29482.190.587.3
2011Curveball (CU)981616431000010000.25075.581.778.7
2012Sinker (SI)129237941010667252122403730415.28087.696.392.6
2012Slider (SL)101923025253301409180710133.23077.790.884.3
2012Splitter (FS)472125129241940140440006.19282.491.486.9
2012Fourseam (FA)377727915850210135100.20888.995.392.1
2012Curveball (CU)1591518742012020100.46771.881.176.9
2013Sinker (SI)13533824131147232192503742011.29887.696.892.2
2013Slider (SL)8091791933725606100460401.20778.388.984.4
2013Splitter (FS)707171178302270160620104.17581.390.586.8
2013Fourseam (FA)2193133933030051010.29087.395.391.7
2013Curveball (CU)10345100010000010.25072.080.276.4
2014Sinker (SI)115332436110372183102503373210.31886.695.691.8
2014Splitter (FS)871247252403170240760105.16282.090.586.7
2014Slider (SL)641124130291770540320111.23478.688.083.4
2014Fourseam (FA)27648511493021040110.29287.694.591.7
2014Curveball (CU)1251314210011010001.15472.081.176.8
2014Cutter (FC)2078211000000010.28688.192.089.9
TotalSinker (SI)8123232025276604421431164152023922132061.28485.897.992.6
TotalSlider (SL)5047112812072451555423461034018914.21777.591.284.5
TotalSplitter (FS)33708969251751273621022029712421.19578.792.887.2
TotalFourseam (FA)2983581633148992921822092131075.25582.797.592.6
TotalCurveball (CU)65365701693133060112.24671.884.778.1
TotalCutter (FC)2078211000000010.28688.192.089.9

SeasonPitchPitchesBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2008Sinker (SI)10415.6 %6.2 %0.90.262.309.367.676.105.26633.3-7.8.30190
2008Slider (SL)7033.9 %32.9 %0.12.189.219.318.537.128.2476.7-11.9.23551
2008Fourseam (FA)5874.5 %11.0 %0.41.291.333.397.730.106.31517.9-0.7.323105
2008Splitter (FS)3012.2 %21.5 %0.10.258.283.348.631.090.3247.4-3.7.27977
2008Curveball (CU)210.0 %0.0 %0.00.500.500.5001.000.000.5000.40.2.448186
2009Sinker (SI)9445.5 %12.5 %0.44.279.318.482.800.203.28836.23.6.345121
2009Slider (SL)4341.9 %27.2 %0.07.210.225.310.535.100.2824.3-8.1.23451
2009Fourseam (FA)2208.3 %18.8 %0.44.190.277.310.586.119.2193.3-2.4.26871
2009Splitter (FS)1583.8 %28.8 %0.13.200.231.240.471.040.2861.3-5.0.21339
2009Curveball (CU)240.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.0000.00.0.000 
2010Sinker (SI)11295.8 %10.1 %0.57.282.328.417.745.135.29042.32.4.330113
2010Slider (SL)7925.6 %31.5 %0.18.231.277.322.599.090.33815.7-9.1.26873
2010Fourseam (FA)5730.9 %12.8 %0.07.270.267.360.628.090.2868.7-4.7.27175
2010Splitter (FS)3692.0 %37.4 %0.05.137.155.211.365.074.211-1.2-12.6.1624
2010Curveball (CU)1230.0 %13.3 %0.00.067.067.200.267.133.077-0.8-2.6.107-29
2011Sinker (SI)12116.3 %11.0 %0.57.270.318.412.730.142.28544.31.3.320114
2011Fourseam (FA)7315.3 %19.2 %0.28.228.282.412.694.184.24315.4-1.6.303100
2011Slider (SL)6495.7 %27.8 %0.20.209.255.385.640.176.25513.3-4.4.28187
2011Splitter (FS)4921.6 %35.2 %0.05.294.306.487.793.193.43116.22.5.342128
2011Curveball (CU)980.0 %6.3 %0.00.250.250.313.563.063.2670.9-0.9.24665
2012Sinker (SI)12925.9 %9.0 %0.65.280.328.451.779.172.28554.47.6.338123
2012Slider (SL)10197.1 %28.2 %0.25.230.285.409.694.178.29126.0-2.7.30199
2012Splitter (FS)4723.1 %34.1 %0.09.192.217.248.465.056.2883.5-11.2.20637
2012Fourseam (FA)3771.3 %16.5 %0.08.208.266.361.627.153.2246.5-2.5.27684
2012Curveball (CU)15911.1 %11.1 %1.00.467.500.8001.300.333.4625.13.1.527251
2013Sinker (SI)13536.1 %9.0 %0.68.298.346.458.804.160.31157.512.3.352135
2013Slider (SL)8095.2 %23.8 %0.22.207.244.341.584.134.23712.4-8.8.25671
2013Splitter (FS)7073.4 %34.8 %0.10.175.202.234.436.058.2662.9-16.6.19530
2013Fourseam (FA)2190.0 %15.2 %0.00.290.313.677.990.387.2616.42.8.422175
2013Curveball (CU)1030.0 %0.0 %0.00.250.2501.0001.250.750.0001.40.8.525185
2014Sinker (SI)11536.9 %9.1 %0.76.318.376.485.861.167.32757.718.9.378155
2014Splitter (FS)8711.6 %30.2 %0.05.162.175.215.389.053.2240.6-26.4.17317
2014Slider (SL)6413.1 %24.6 %0.13.234.256.411.667.177.27312.1-1.9.29197
2014Fourseam (FA)2762.0 %7.8 %0.25.292.300.479.779.188.2796.51.0.337125
2014Curveball (CU)1257.1 %7.1 %1.00.154.214.385.599.231.0911.0-0.5.26581
2014Cutter (FC)200.0 %0.0 %0.00.286.286.429.714.143.2860.90.0.31185
TotalSinker (SI)81236.0 %9.5 %0.64.284.333.438.771.154.294326.939.5.338122
TotalSlider (SL)50475.1 %28.2 %0.18.217.256.359.615.142.27790.8-46.6.27078
TotalSplitter (FS)33702.4 %32.1 %0.07.195.215.273.488.078.27930.5-73.4.21643
TotalFourseam (FA)29833.5 %14.5 %0.24.255.292.404.697.150.27064.9-8.0.30598
TotalCurveball (CU)6534.3 %8.6 %0.50.246.275.462.737.215.2287.80.0.315108
TotalCutter (FC)200.0 %0.0 %0.00.286.286.429.714.143.2860.90.0.31185

SeasonPitchPitchesLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBStrikesBallsPitchesxMovzMovMov
2008Sinker (SI)104113.8 %60.9 %25.3 %13.7 %6.8 %7373041041-8.46.610.8
2008Slider (SL)70313.4 %41.2 %45.4 %15.9 %11.4 %4402637031.63.04.2
2008Fourseam (FA)58716.4 %36.9 %46.7 %17.5 %3.5 %363224587-3.59.310.1
2008Splitter (FS)30127.3 %51.5 %21.2 %14.3 %7.1 %166135301-5.52.86.4
2008Curveball (CU)210.0 %50.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.0 %138212.5-0.73.3
2009Sinker (SI)94415.1 %54.2 %30.7 %13.8 %15.4 %654290944-8.67.811.8
2009Slider (SL)43415.3 %43.1 %41.7 %30.0 %3.3 %2611734341.04.75.4
2009Fourseam (FA)22024.2 %27.3 %48.5 %50.0 %6.3 %12694220-2.69.810.2
2009Splitter (FS)15817.6 %64.7 %17.6 %0.0 %0.0 %9662158-5.12.76.3
2009Curveball (CU)240.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %1311244.3-0.64.7
2010Sinker (SI)112918.0 %60.2 %21.8 %17.7 %16.1 %7873421129-7.94.69.4
2010Slider (SL)79218.8 %39.8 %41.4 %45.3 %3.8 %5182747921.82.23.9
2010Fourseam (FA)57315.3 %40.8 %43.9 %46.5 %4.7 %335238573-2.67.88.4
2010Splitter (FS)36912.5 %57.1 %30.4 %17.6 %5.9 %218151369-3.81.14.7
2010Curveball (CU)1230.0 %30.8 %69.2 %55.6 %0.0 %69541234.3-1.55.3
2011Sinker (SI)121117.2 %51.6 %31.2 %22.9 %8.3 %8633481211-8.24.49.5
2011Fourseam (FA)73117.8 %30.8 %51.4 %34.5 %10.9 %421310731-3.68.19.0
2011Slider (SL)64919.2 %36.5 %44.2 %26.1 %13.0 %4132366491.82.13.5
2011Splitter (FS)49216.0 %52.0 %32.0 %16.7 %16.7 %279213492-4.10.94.7
2011Curveball (CU)9813.3 %40.0 %46.7 %14.3 %0.0 %6434983.4-2.85.0
2012Sinker (SI)129218.6 %57.7 %23.7 %18.8 %15.0 %9053871292-8.65.610.4
2012Slider (SL)101914.6 %40.1 %45.2 %28.2 %12.7 %66535410191.13.64.5
2012Splitter (FS)4729.9 %67.9 %22.2 %33.3 %5.6 %253219472-4.92.35.9
2012Fourseam (FA)37715.0 %35.0 %50.0 %43.3 %6.7 %187190377-4.79.811.0
2012Curveball (CU)15914.3 %42.9 %42.9 %0.0 %16.7 %83761593.4-3.75.3
2013Sinker (SI)135325.4 %46.9 %27.7 %22.1 %9.5 %9434101353-8.55.810.4
2013Slider (SL)80920.0 %37.0 %43.0 %27.6 %10.3 %5292808090.53.54.2
2013Splitter (FS)70714.0 %64.5 %21.5 %13.0 %4.3 %389318707-4.81.95.6
2013Fourseam (FA)21938.5 %15.4 %46.2 %16.7 %25.0 %98121219-4.39.310.4
2013Curveball (CU)10325.0 %50.0 %25.0 %0.0 %100.0 %63401033.6-3.35.2
2014Sinker (SI)115323.4 %48.6 %28.0 %16.3 %12.5 %8213321153-8.36.110.4
2014Splitter (FS)87118.3 %58.6 %23.1 %23.1 %5.1 %501370871-4.72.05.4
2014Slider (SL)64124.7 %36.6 %38.7 %30.6 %13.9 %3952466411.43.54.3
2014Fourseam (FA)27634.1 %25.0 %40.9 %27.8 %11.1 %166110276-3.910.010.9
2014Curveball (CU)1250.0 %50.0 %50.0 %0.0 %16.7 %67581254.6-2.05.6
2014Cutter (FC)2014.3 %57.1 %28.6 %0.0 %0.0 %13720-1.47.37.7
TotalSinker (SI)812319.1 %54.2 %26.7 %18.3 %11.6 %571024138123-8.45.810.3
TotalSlider (SL)504717.9 %39.1 %43.0 %29.3 %10.1 %3221182650471.33.24.2
TotalSplitter (FS)337016.5 %59.5 %24.0 %19.1 %7.1 %190214683370-4.71.95.5
TotalFourseam (FA)298319.6 %33.3 %47.1 %33.3 %7.8 %169612872983-3.58.99.7
TotalCurveball (CU)6538.3 %41.7 %50.0 %20.0 %10.0 %3722816533.9-2.65.2
TotalCutter (FC)2014.3 %57.1 %28.6 %0.0 %0.0 %13720-1.47.37.7

SeasonPitchPitchesO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%SwStr%pVALpVAL/C
2008Sinker (SI)104131.0 %68.1 %52.2 %84.2 %94.8 %92.1 %57.0 %4.1 %14.91.4
2008Slider (SL)70331.9 %56.6 %42.8 %44.0 %76.7 %63.1 %44.2 %15.8 %8.01.1
2008Fourseam (FA)58728.9 %71.7 %49.1 %73.3 %92.4 %86.5 %47.0 %6.6 %-1.5-0.3
2008Splitter (FS)30137.8 %83.3 %50.5 %58.5 %85.7 %71.1 %27.9 %14.6 %-3.9-1.3
2008Curveball (CU)2137.5 %38.5 %38.1 %33.3 %80.0 %62.5 %61.9 %14.3 %0.10.2
2009Sinker (SI)94428.2 %63.3 %48.9 %74.3 %92.6 %88.3 %59.1 %5.7 %0.50.1
2009Slider (SL)43429.7 %56.4 %41.2 %46.6 %82.1 %67.6 %43.3 %13.4 %5.41.2
2009Fourseam (FA)22040.4 %84.4 %53.2 %73.0 %92.6 %82.1 %29.1 %9.6 %1.10.5
2009Splitter (FS)15844.3 %86.7 %56.3 %46.0 %84.6 %62.9 %28.5 %20.9 %1.00.6
2009Curveball (CU)240.0 %0.0 %0.0 %   50.0 %0.0 %0.10.5
2010Sinker (SI)112932.7 %62.0 %49.6 %75.6 %92.6 %87.9 %57.8 %6.0 %8.00.7
2010Slider (SL)79233.3 %59.5 %46.3 %42.9 %77.4 %64.9 %49.6 %16.3 %3.70.5
2010Fourseam (FA)57328.5 %74.9 %48.2 %69.2 %84.1 %79.0 %42.4 %10.1 %1.90.3
2010Splitter (FS)36943.5 %68.4 %51.2 %50.5 %83.3 %64.0 %30.9 %18.4 %6.41.7
2010Curveball (CU)1235.4 %37.3 %22.8 %66.7 %68.0 %67.9 %54.5 %7.3 %3.22.6
2011Sinker (SI)121126.5 %64.2 %49.2 %74.8 %93.8 %89.8 %60.4 %5.0 %7.30.6
2011Fourseam (FA)73129.8 %69.9 %45.8 %60.3 %89.7 %78.2 %40.0 %10.0 %-1.2-0.2
2011Slider (SL)64931.9 %59.6 %45.5 %50.9 %76.2 %67.1 %48.8 %15.0 %4.90.8
2011Splitter (FS)49243.1 %77.3 %52.0 %47.8 %86.9 %62.9 %26.0 %19.3 %-10.0-2.0
2011Curveball (CU)9819.1 %37.5 %29.6 %62.5 %95.2 %86.2 %57.1 %4.1 %1.41.4
2012Sinker (SI)129224.2 %64.8 %48.0 %80.6 %95.7 %92.6 %58.7 %3.6 %6.10.5
2012Slider (SL)101929.2 %61.7 %45.0 %47.4 %75.6 %66.2 %48.9 %15.2 %3.20.3
2012Splitter (FS)47240.7 %76.2 %48.3 %47.7 %80.5 %58.8 %21.4 %19.9 %6.31.3
2012Fourseam (FA)37724.1 %77.6 %40.6 %74.6 %87.8 %82.4 %30.8 %7.2 %-2.0-0.5
2012Curveball (CU)15914.1 %35.1 %23.9 %33.3 %92.3 %73.7 %46.5 %6.3 %-3.6-2.3
2013Sinker (SI)135328.7 %65.1 %49.1 %81.3 %95.5 %91.9 %56.0 %4.0 %0.00.0
2013Slider (SL)80932.3 %61.7 %46.1 %54.7 %72.7 %66.0 %46.9 %15.7 %6.20.8
2013Splitter (FS)70742.7 %75.2 %49.9 %55.3 %82.2 %64.3 %22.2 %17.8 %4.40.6
2013Fourseam (FA)21912.1 %70.9 %33.3 %70.6 %92.9 %87.7 %36.1 %4.1 %-4.8-2.2
2013Curveball (CU)1039.1 %18.6 %14.6 %25.0 %90.9 %73.3 %57.3 %3.9 %0.30.2
2014Sinker (SI)115327.2 %67.8 %51.1 %81.4 %93.0 %90.5 %58.9 %4.9 %-7.6-0.7
2014Splitter (FS)87144.3 %77.4 %52.6 %55.9 %91.7 %69.0 %24.9 %16.3 %12.21.4
2014Slider (SL)64128.2 %56.0 %40.9 %49.0 %79.3 %67.9 %45.7 %13.1 %1.80.3
2014Fourseam (FA)27620.0 %64.7 %42.0 %75.0 %87.5 %84.5 %49.3 %6.5 %-0.10.0
2014Curveball (CU)12515.2 %37.3 %25.6 %60.0 %86.4 %78.1 %47.2 %5.6 %0.90.7
2014Cutter (FC)2038.5 %85.7 %55.0 %100.0 %100.0 %100.0 %35.0 %0.0 %0.10.6
TotalSinker (SI)812328.3 %65.0 %49.7 %79.1 %94.1 %90.5 %58.2 %4.7 %29.10.4
TotalSlider (SL)504731.0 %59.3 %44.3 %47.9 %76.5 %66.0 %47.1 %15.1 %33.30.7
TotalSplitter (FS)337042.6 %76.7 %51.2 %52.6 %85.8 %65.1 %25.1 %17.9 %16.40.5
TotalFourseam (FA)298327.4 %72.3 %45.5 %69.1 %89.1 %82.0 %40.4 %8.2 %-6.5-0.2
TotalCurveball (CU)65312.8 %32.4 %23.0 %47.5 %85.5 %75.3 %52.1 %5.7 %2.30.4
TotalCutter (FC)2038.5 %85.7 %55.0 %100.0 %100.0 %100.0 %35.0 %0.0 %0.10.6