Lance McCullers Jr.

Age: 26
Bats/Throws: L/R
6' 1" / 205
P
Birthdate: 10/2/1993 (26 y, 4 m, 18 d)
Drafted: 2012 June Amateur Draft - Round: CAs, Pick: 10, Overall: 41, Team: Houston Astros
Contract: 1 yr, $4.1M (2020)
Service Time: 4.140
Reported as the pre-2020 value.
4 years and 140 days days of service time.
  
Free Agent:
Becomes a free agent entering the 2022 season, after the conclusion of the 2021 season.
2022   
Arb Eligible:
Projected to be arbitration eligible for the 2021 season.
2021   
MiLB Options: 2
Reported as the pre-2020 season number of waiver options remaining.

RotoWire News: McCullers enters training camp as the likely third starter, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports. (2/9/2020)

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SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2012Astros (R)0304415.010.206.001.20.21655.0 %52.6 %16.7 %4.805.374.36 
2012Astros (R)0104411.09.821.640.00.31383.3 %51.6 %0.0 %1.641.802.15 
2013Astros (A)6502519104.210.064.210.26.32768.6 %55.5 %4.3 %3.183.053.22 
2014Astros (A+)364251897.010.675.201.67.32171.5 %48.0 %20.2 %5.475.734.41 
2015Astros (AA)3117532.013.503.940.28.23491.5 %39.7 %3.8 %0.562.202.66 
2015Astros6702222125.29.243.080.72.28875.0 %46.5 %9.3 %3.223.263.502.5
2015Astros000116.19.952.841.42.07787.0 %42.9 %16.7 %2.844.874.22 
2016Astros (AA)000113.012.000.003.00.286100.0 %28.6 %50.0 %3.004.851.30 
2016Astros (AAA)000115.012.603.600.00.200100.0 %70.0 %0.0 %0.002.122.60 
2016Astros650141481.011.785.000.56.38381.4 %57.3 %11.9 %3.223.003.061.9
2017Astros (AA)100115.03.601.800.00.31366.7 %46.7 %0.0 %3.603.124.04 
2017Astros (AAA)010113.03.0015.000.00.30062.5 %50.0 %0.0 %9.008.058.96 
2017Astros7402222118.210.013.030.61.33067.6 %61.3 %12.7 %4.253.103.172.8
2017Astros1015320.28.273.920.44.24581.3 %54.0 %7.1 %2.613.844.41 
2018Astros10602522128.19.963.510.84.27869.2 %54.9 %13.5 %3.863.503.432.5
2018Astros000505.07.203.600.00.28666.7 %35.7 %0.0 %1.802.764.08 
2020THE BAT11602424139.010.153.271.00.30775.1 %  3.483.64  
2020ATC9602322129.09.883.491.00.31372.7 %  3.833.67  
2020Depth Charts10702424139.09.773.651.02.31673.3 %  3.903.87 2.8
2020Steamer10602424138.09.753.451.02.30373.5 %51.9 % 3.773.823.842.8
2020ZiPS750191898.39.793.841.01.32073.1 %  4.033.93 1.9
Total- - -292208380453.210.103.530.69.31372.8 %54.6 %11.6 %3.673.243.319.8
Postseason- - -10111432.08.443.660.56.22479.6 %48.7 %8.3 %2.533.874.32 

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2012Astros (R)034.80440000015.06710118210013017
2012Astros (R)011.64440000011.046102202000012
2013Astros (A)653.18251900002104.24479249373491642117
2014Astros (A+)365.4725180041097.0436956359185607111115
2015Astros (AA)310.56750010032.01291642114023048
2015Astros673.22222210000125.2520106494510432581129
2015Astros002.8411000006.1252221202007
2016Astros (AA)003.0011000003.0123111000004
2016Astros (AAA)000.0011000005.0192000200107
2016Astros653.2214140000081.03528029295451092106
2017Astros (AA)103.6011000005.0195220100002
2017Astros (AAA)019.0011000003.0163330510101
2017Astros744.25222200000118.2512114615684011181132
2017Astros102.61530010020.282136619040019
2018Astros1063.86252200010128.15271006055125007141142
2018Astros001.8050000105.0204210200204
2020THE BAT1163.482424  0  139.05801205954155017  157
2020ATC963.832322  00 129.0 1166055145012  142
2020Depth Charts1073.902424  00 139.0 12765601657 7  151
2020Steamer1063.7724240000 138.058312463581653 6  149
2020ZiPS754.031918  0  98.3 914744114215101107
Total- - -29223.67838010010453.2191140019918535178423395509
Postseason- - -102.531140011032.012719109213062030

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2012Astros (R)10.206.001.701.2025.4 %14.9 %10.4 %.1791.33.21655.0 %  5.37
2012Astros (R)9.821.646.000.0026.1 %4.4 %21.7 %.2271.09.31383.3 %  1.80
2013Astros (A)10.064.212.390.2626.2 %11.0 %15.2 %.2351.35.32768.6 %  3.05
2014Astros (A+)10.675.202.051.6726.4 %12.8 %13.5 %.2551.56.32171.5 %  5.73
2015Astros (AA)13.503.943.430.2837.2 %10.9 %26.4 %.1420.94.23491.5 %  2.20
2015Astros9.243.083.000.7224.8 %8.3 %16.5 %.2251.19.28875.0 %83813.26
2015Astros9.952.843.501.4228.0 %8.0 %20.0 %.0950.63.07787.0 %731214.87
2015Average7.762.922.661.0220.4 %7.7 %12.7 %.2511.29.29672.9 %  4.03
2016Astros (AA)12.000.004.003.0033.3 %0.0 %33.3 %.2501.00.286100.0 %  4.85
2016Astros (AAA)12.603.603.500.0036.8 %10.5 %26.3 %.1180.80.200100.0 %  2.12
2016Astros11.785.002.360.5630.1 %12.8 %17.3 %.2611.54.38381.4 %80713.00
2016Average8.103.142.581.1721.1 %8.2 %12.9 %.2521.32.29872.9 %  4.24
2017Astros (AA)3.601.802.000.0010.5 %5.3 %5.3 %.2781.20.31366.7 %  3.12
2017Astros (AAA)3.0015.000.200.006.3 %31.3 %-25.0 %.2732.67.30062.5 %  8.05
2017Astros10.013.033.300.6125.8 %7.8 %18.0 %.2471.30.33067.6 %100713.10
2017Astros8.273.922.110.4423.2 %11.0 %12.2 %.1881.06.24581.3 %62883.84
2017Average8.343.292.531.2721.6 %8.5 %13.1 %.2521.34.29772.6 %  4.40
2018Astros9.963.512.840.8426.9 %9.5 %17.5 %.2131.17.27869.2 %93843.50
2018Astros7.203.602.000.0020.0 %10.0 %10.0 %.2221.20.28666.7 %44662.76
2018Average8.533.252.631.1622.3 %8.5 %13.8 %.2451.30.29372.8 %  4.19
2020THE BAT10.153.273.111.00   .2341.22.30775.1 %  3.64
2020ATC9.883.492.831.00   .2411.28.31372.7 %  3.67
2020Depth Charts9.773.652.681.02   .2451.32.31673.3 %  3.87
2020Steamer9.753.452.821.0225.6 %9.1 %16.5 %.2371.28.30373.5 %  3.82
2020ZiPS9.793.842.551.01   .2471.35.32073.1 %  3.93
Total- - -10.103.532.860.6926.6 %9.3 %17.3 %.2341.27.31372.8 %90783.24
Postseason- - -8.443.662.310.5623.6 %10.2 %13.4 %.1761.00.22479.6 %61913.87

SeasonAgeWLGGSIPHRERHRBBSOK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERAFIPWAR
20202675191898.391474411421079.793.842.551.01.2471.35.32073.1 %4.033.931.9
20212775191898.388464311411079.793.752.611.01.2411.31.31173.1 %3.943.901.9
20222875191899.088464311411099.913.732.661.00.2401.30.31273.1 %3.913.852.0

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2012Astros (R)1.6715.8 %52.6 %31.6 %0.0 %16.7 %  46.2 %20.5 %33.3 %     4.36
2012Astros (R)2.0022.6 %51.6 %25.8 %37.5 %0.0 %  46.9 %12.5 %40.6 %     2.15
2013Astros (A)2.0917.9 %55.5 %26.6 %18.6 %4.3 %  46.6 %22.2 %31.3 %     3.22
2014Astros (A+)1.3616.7 %48.0 %35.3 %15.7 %20.2 %  43.8 %26.4 %29.8 %     4.41
2015Astros (AA)0.9619.0 %39.7 %41.3 %26.9 %3.8 %  43.1 %27.7 %29.2 %     2.66
2015Astros1.4621.8 %46.5 %31.8 %9.3 %9.3 %6.3 %100.0 %36.7 %37.9 %25.4 %21.0 %50.1 %28.9 %3.57863.50
2015Astros1.0014.3 %42.9 %42.9 %33.3 %16.7 %0.0 %0.0 %      2.931044.22
2016Astros (AA)1.0042.9 %28.6 %28.6 %0.0 %50.0 %  50.0 %12.5 %37.5 %     1.30
2016Astros (AAA)3.5010.0 %70.0 %20.0 %0.0 %0.0 %  60.0 %10.0 %30.0 %     2.60
2016Astros2.7121.6 %57.3 %21.1 %9.5 %11.9 %2.6 %100.0 %35.3 %34.8 %29.9 %19.9 %54.7 %25.4 %3.68723.06
2017Astros (AA)1.7526.7 %46.7 %26.7 %0.0 %0.0 %  62.5 %12.5 %25.0 %     4.04
2017Astros (AAA)2.5030.0 %50.0 %20.0 %50.0 %0.0 %  60.0 %20.0 %20.0 %     8.96
2017Astros3.1419.2 %61.3 %19.5 %3.2 %12.7 %8.6 %16.7 %46.8 %32.8 %20.4 %20.7 %51.4 %28.0 %3.41723.17
2017Astros1.9318.0 %54.0 %28.0 %7.1 %7.1 %3.7 %0.0 %      4.021004.41
2018Astros2.0117.8 %54.9 %27.3 %5.6 %13.5 %8.4 %0.0 %45.4 %33.8 %20.7 %19.2 %47.9 %32.9 %3.62813.43
2018Astros1.2535.7 %35.7 %28.6 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      4.31964.08
Total- - -2.1519.9 %54.6 %25.4 %7.0 %11.6 %6.9 %46.2 %41.6 %34.9 %23.5 %20.2 %50.6 %29.1 %3.57783.31
Postseason- - -1.5820.5 %48.7 %30.8 %12.5 %8.3 %2.6 %0.0 %      3.871014.32

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2012Astros (R)201260    4893141
2012Astros (R)16873    86876
2013Astros (A)146704713    253656909
2014Astros (A+)121894214    3586921050
2015Astros (AA)2526127    181306487
2015Astros158108741010335180113082109
2015Astros662200033872110
2016Astros (AA)2230    183048
2016Astros (AAA)7210    263864
2016Astros11442434322325028401342
2017Astros (AA)7440    213960
2017Astros (AAA)5231    303363
2017Astros1986362217615574712672014
2017Astros27149110014124196320
2018Astros1798958515207279013182108
2018Astros54500007385290
Total- - -6493022372145136210284047337573
Postseason- - -382416310024200320520

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2015Astros0.40-8.819.217.910.931.030.930.881.12210.70-0.3100
2015Astros0.12-0.360.480.880.091.00 0.872.3210.14-0.0100
2016Astros0.69-6.186.878.860.981.080.930.871.41140.160.4800
2017Astros0.05-9.719.762.690.351.070.960.871.39220.42-0.3700
2017Astros0.61-0.901.515.620.580.920.790.821.2940.490.1720
2018Astros0.39-9.219.601.570.251.010.940.990.90251.02-0.6310
2018Astros-0.02-0.360.340.240.020.880.861.360.185-0.040.0112
Total- - -1.54-33.9135.4521.032.511.040.940.911.17822.29-0.8210
Postseason- - -0.71-1.632.336.730.690.930.801.070.84100.580.1832

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2015Astros53.8% (94.5)  36.3% (84.1)9.9% (88.9)  0.4%
2016Astros43.0% (93.9)  49.5% (85.2)7.5% (88.1)  0.3%
2017Astros40.3% (94.2)0.3% (88.2) 47.4% (85.6)12.0% (88.8)  0.0%
2018Astros37.3% (94.3)  46.7% (85.9)16.0% (87.3)   
Total- - -43.7% (94.2)0.1% (88.2) 44.5% (85.2)11.7% (88.2)  0.2%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2015Astros54.6 %1.8 %0.8 %   0.7 %7.7 %28.0 % 6.4 %  0.1 %
2016Astros41.4 %       49.6 % 9.0 %   
2017Astros39.8 %       47.4 % 12.7 %  0.1 %
2018Astros1.2 %35.8 %      46.7 % 16.3 %   
Total- - -33.4 %10.5 %0.2 %   0.2 %2.1 %42.2 % 11.3 %  0.0 %

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2015Astros94.293.691.5   84.584.284.1 88.3  
2016Astros93.8       85.1 89.3  
2017Astros94.2       85.6 89.0  
2018Astros93.794.3      85.8 87.3  
Total- - -94.194.291.5   84.584.285.3 88.2  

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2015Astros53.7 %   9.9 %1.3 %35.1 %   0.1 %
2016Astros41.7 %1.1 % 0.5 %7.5 %0.8 %48.5 %    
2017Astros8.4 %  32.0 %12.0 % 47.6 %   0.1 %
2018Astros3.2 %0.3 % 33.8 %16.0 % 46.7 %    
Total- - -25.5 %0.3 % 18.0 %11.7 %0.5 %44.0 %   0.0 %

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2015Astros95.2   89.786.884.8   
2016Astros94.593.6 94.988.787.185.7   
2017Astros94.6  94.489.2 86.0   
2018Astros94.993.8 94.687.7 86.2   
Total- - -94.993.7 94.588.786.985.7   

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2015Astros-5.4  17.6-1.5  -0.48  2.31-0.72  
2016Astros-14.8  21.8-4.9  -2.57  3.29-4.84  
2017Astros-5.3-0.4 15.4-5.5  -0.65-5.98 1.61-2.28  
2018Astros0.6  1.66.8  0.08  0.172.02  
Total- - --24.8-0.4 56.4-5.1  -0.75-5.98 1.68-0.57  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2015Astros-6.60.91.2   -0.76.212.1 -0.7  
2016Astros-12.3       21.4 -6.4  
2017Astros-5.2       14.8 -4.1  
2018Astros-0.81.3      3.5 7.2  
Total- - --24.92.11.2   -0.76.251.7 -4.0  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2015Astros-0.572.387.23   -4.703.842.06 -0.51  
2016Astros-2.23       3.22 -5.34  
2017Astros-0.65       1.55 -1.60  
2018Astros-3.230.17      0.35 2.09  
Total- - --0.990.277.23   -4.703.841.62 -0.47  

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2015Astros-3.7   -1.10.017.9   
2016Astros-11.9-0.3 -1.7-4.80.121.1   
2017Astros-2.1  -0.5-6.7 14.9   
2018Astros-3.6-0.4 4.87.1 3.1   
Total- - --21.3-0.7 2.6-5.60.157.0   

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2015Astros-0.33   -0.53-0.062.43   
2016Astros-2.15-2.15 -27.62-4.840.983.25   
2017Astros-1.24  -0.08-2.80 1.57   
2018Astros-5.24-5.42 0.672.11 0.32   
Total- - --1.11-3.24 0.19-0.630.241.72   

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2015Astros27.2 %63.4 %43.7 %56.1 %88.4 %77.4 %45.4 %57.1 %9.8 %
2015Average30.6 %66.9 %46.9 %64.9 %86.7 %78.8 %44.8 %60.9 %9.9 %
2016Astros31.5 %61.8 %43.9 %45.0 %88.8 %70.2 %40.9 %56.5 %13.0 %
2016Average30.3 %66.7 %46.5 %63.9 %86.3 %78.2 %44.6 %60.3 %10.1 %
2017Astros31.6 %63.7 %45.5 %48.3 %90.1 %73.7 %43.5 %55.7 %12.0 %
2017Average29.9 %66.7 %46.5 %62.9 %85.5 %77.5 %45.0 %60.3 %10.4 %
2018Astros32.4 %63.5 %45.1 %51.0 %84.1 %70.0 %40.9 %59.8 %13.5 %
2018Average30.9 %67.3 %46.6 %62.8 %85.5 %76.9 %43.0 %60.6 %10.7 %
Total- - -30.7 %63.2 %44.6 %50.3 %87.8 %73.1 %42.8 %57.4 %12.0 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2015Astros29.3 %59.2 %43.7 %53.9 %90.4 %77.6 %47.9 %22.0
2015Average30.9 %64.4 %46.9 %62.9 %87.1 %78.8 %47.8 %22.1
2016Astros33.4 %57.5 %43.9 %45.9 %88.6 %70.2 %43.4 %22.7
2016Average30.6 %63.9 %46.5 %62.1 %86.5 %78.1 %47.8 %22.7
2017Astros35.7 %57.8 %45.5 %51.0 %90.5 %73.3 %44.4 %23.7
2017Average30.3 %64.1 %46.5 %61.2 %85.8 %77.4 %47.9 %23.8
2018Astros34.3 %59.6 %45.1 %50.1 %85.5 %70.1 %42.8 %23.3
2018Average30.4 %64.4 %46.6 %60.1 %85.6 %76.9 %47.7 %23.5
Total- - -33.2 %58.6 %44.6 %50.5 %88.8 %73.0 %44.7 %22.9

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2015Astros29.5 %59.6 %43.6 %55.4 %90.0 %77.6 %47.1 %22.0
2016Astros33.7 %56.8 %43.9 %44.4 %89.2 %70.0 %44.0 %22.7
2017Astros36.6 %56.7 %45.5 %52.8 %90.1 %73.4 %44.3 %23.6
2018Astros34.6 %59.0 %45.1 %49.6 %85.9 %70.0 %42.9 %23.6
Total- - -33.6 %58.2 %44.6 %51.0 %88.8 %73.0 %44.6 %23.0

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2012Astros (R)P4415.0100  0          
2012Astros (R)P4411.0010  0          
2013Astros (A)P2519104.211135  1          
2014Astros (A+)P251897.09130  2          
2015Astros (AA)P7532.0230  0          
2015AstrosP2222125.211111101100 3   .957 
2016Astros (AA)P113.0110  0          
2016Astros (AAA)P115.0000  0          
2016AstrosP141481.09100003211 0   1.000 
2017Astros (AA)P115.0000  0          
2017Astros (AAA)P113.0000  0          
2017AstrosP2222118.213153032200 4   .903 
2018AstrosP2522128.120141010000 5   .971 
Total- - -P8380453.253505146511 12   .954 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSZrCERArSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZFSRFRMARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2015AstrosP125.2-1 0  021     1.2      
2016AstrosP81.00 1  023     1.5      
2017AstrosP118.20 0  011     1.3      
2018AstrosP128.10 0  011     -0.1      
Total- - -P453.20 1  066     3.9      

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2015AstrosP125.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (3)100.0%      (8)
2016AstrosP81.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%     (1)100.0%      (2)100.0%      (9)
2017AstrosP118.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (2)0.0%      (0)100.0%     (2)100.0%      (2)88.2%    (17)
2018AstrosP128.10.0%      (0)100.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)66.7%     (3)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (8)
Total- - -P453.20.0%      (0)25.0%      (4)0.0%      (1)83.3%     (6)100.0%      (7)95.2%    (42)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2015Astros2.60.2-0.10.023.32.5$20.2 
2016Astros2.0-1.51.60.117.91.9$15.3 
2017Astros1.3-0.9-0.6-1.627.42.8$22.7 
2018Astros1.90.4-0.9-0.624.02.5$20.0 
Total- - -7.8-1.8-0.2-2.092.59.8$78.2 

  • 2012 June Amateur Draft - Round: CAs, Pick: 10, Overall: 41
    • Team: Houston Astros
    • School: Jesuit HS (FL)