Richard Lovelady

Kansas City Royals (AAA)
Age: 24
Bats/Throws: L/L
6' 0" / 175
P
Birthdate: 7/7/1995 (24 y, 7 m, 14 d)
Drafted: 2016 June Amateur Draft - Round: 10, Pick: 27, Overall: 313, Team: Kansas City Royals
Service Time: 0.075
Reported as the pre-2020 value.
0 years and 75 days days of service time.
  
MiLB Options: 2
Reported as the pre-2020 season number of waiver options remaining.

Prospects Report
Team Rank: 12Overall Rank: NAReported: 2019 - UpdatedETA: 2019  
FastballSliderChangeupCommandFuture Value
60 / 6055 / 6040 / 4050 / 5540+

RotoWire News: Lovelady mentioned that he is now healthy after having surgery on his right knee in October, Alec Lewis of The Athletic reports. (2/12/2020)

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SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2016Royals (R)01613014.29.824.300.00.29477.8 %70.6 %0.0 %1.843.794.32 
2016Royals (R)2038010.112.191.740.00.17416.7 %47.6 %0.0 %1.741.992.39 
2017Royals (A+)10721033.111.071.080.00.23779.2 %69.9 %0.0 %1.081.481.86 
2017Royals (AA)32321033.19.723.510.27.31073.2 %49.4 %4.2 %2.162.723.16 
2018Royals (AAA)33946073.08.752.590.37.26272.4 %49.7 %4.8 %2.473.283.87 
2019Royals (AAA)12424026.19.912.390.34.34371.4 %55.7 %5.9 %3.083.113.96 
2019Royals03025020.07.653.600.90.41260.8 %50.0 %10.5 %7.654.164.750.1
2020THE BAT00010010.07.682.970.71.30772.5 %  3.563.63  
2020ATC11030030.07.822.980.94.32067.5 %  4.463.84  
2020Depth Charts10010010.07.923.480.94.31272.3 %  4.054.11 0.0
2020Steamer00010010.08.333.581.12.29873.0 %47.0 % 4.104.304.550.1
2020ZiPS43053058.77.523.370.77.31771.6 %  3.993.93 0.5
Total- - -03025020.07.653.600.90.41260.8 %50.0 %10.5 %7.654.164.750.1

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2016Royals (R)011.841300060114.258104307012016
2016Royals (R)201.74800030010.13945202001014
2017Royals (A+)101.082100071133.1123185404022141
2017Royals (AA)322.162100032333.113728128113301136
2018Royals (AAA)332.474600093373.0288532420321321071
2019Royals (AAA)123.082400042226.11122611917220029
2019Royals037.652500002120.09630171728211017
2020THE BAT003.56100  0  10.04210441300  9
2020ATC114.46300  01 30.0 31161531000  26
2020Depth Charts104.05100  01 10.0 105414 0  9
2020Steamer004.101000001 10.043105514 0  9
2020ZiPS433.99530  0  58.7 592826522431449
Total- - -037.652500002120.09630171728211017

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2016Royals (R)9.824.302.290.0027.6 %12.1 %15.5 %.2001.16.29477.8 %  3.79
2016Royals (R)12.191.747.000.0035.9 %5.1 %30.8 %.1080.58.17416.7 %  1.99
2017Royals (A+)11.071.0810.250.0033.3 %3.3 %30.1 %.1540.66.23779.2 %  1.48
2017Royals (AA)9.723.512.770.2726.3 %9.5 %16.8 %.2261.23.31073.2 %  2.72
2018Royals (AAA)8.752.593.380.3724.7 %7.3 %17.4 %.2001.01.26272.4 %  3.28
2019Royals (AAA)9.912.394.140.3425.9 %6.3 %19.6 %.2521.25.34371.4 %  3.11
2019Royals7.653.602.130.9017.7 %8.3 %9.4 %.3451.90.41260.8 %163934.16
2019Average8.883.292.691.4023.0 %8.5 %14.4 %.2491.33.29672.3 %  4.49
2020THE BAT7.682.972.590.71   .2521.28.30772.5 %  3.63
2020ATC7.822.982.620.94   .2661.35.32067.5 %  3.84
2020Depth Charts7.923.482.280.94   .2591.37.31272.3 %  4.11
2020Steamer8.333.582.331.1221.5 %9.3 %12.3 %.2491.36.29873.0 %  4.30
2020ZiPS7.523.372.230.77   .2631.38.31771.6 %  3.93
Total- - -7.653.602.130.9017.7 %8.3 %9.4 %.3451.90.41260.8 %163934.16

SeasonAgeWLGGSIPHRERHRBBSOK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERAFIPWAR
2020244353058.7592826522497.523.372.230.77.2631.38.31771.6 %3.993.930.5
2021254355061.3602927623517.483.382.220.88.2581.35.30772.4 %3.964.090.4
2022264353060.0582826622517.653.302.320.90.2551.33.30672.6 %3.904.060.5

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2016Royals (R)4.0011.8 %70.6 %17.6 %33.3 %0.0 %  44.1 %23.5 %32.4 %     4.32
2016Royals (R)1.4319.0 %47.6 %33.3 %28.6 %0.0 %  39.1 %17.4 %43.5 %     2.39
2017Royals (A+)4.2513.7 %69.9 %16.4 %16.7 %0.0 %  36.8 %22.4 %40.8 %     1.86
2017Royals (AA)1.7923.0 %49.4 %27.6 %16.7 %4.2 %  35.2 %26.1 %38.6 %     3.16
2018Royals (AAA)1.4916.9 %49.7 %33.3 %12.7 %4.8 %  39.9 %20.7 %39.4 %     3.87
2019Royals (AAA)2.2920.0 %55.7 %24.3 %23.5 %5.9 %  44.6 %17.6 %37.8 %     3.96
2019Royals1.7922.1 %50.0 %27.9 %10.5 %10.5 %8.8 %50.0 %25.7 %37.1 %37.1 %11.4 %45.7 %42.9 %4.581044.75
Total- - -1.7922.1 %50.0 %27.9 %10.5 %10.5 %8.8 %50.0 %25.7 %37.1 %37.1 %11.4 %45.7 %42.9 %4.581044.75

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2016Royals (R)24642    90140230
2016Royals (R)10742    96675
2017Royals (A+)5112102    146316462
2017Royals (AA)4324204    192343535
2018Royals (AAA)9463328    3837711154
2019Royals (AAA)3917144    145298443
2019Royals34191523215136239375
Total- - -34191523215136239375

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2019Royals-1.35-2.300.95-8.21-0.760.860.660.770.6420-0.40-1.17110
Total- - --1.35-2.300.95-8.21-0.760.860.660.770.6420-0.40-1.17110

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2019Royals60.8% (93.6)38.9% (87.3)  0.3% (88.0)  1.6%
Total- - -60.8% (93.6)38.9% (87.3)  0.3% (88.0)  1.6%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2019Royals49.7 %0.6 %   9.0 %39.3 %   1.4 %   
Total- - -49.7 %0.6 %   9.0 %39.3 %   1.4 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2019Royals93.491.9   94.287.6   85.8  
Total- - -93.491.9   94.287.6   85.8  

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2019Royals47.2 %  13.3 %0.3 %39.2 %     
Total- - -47.2 %  13.3 %0.3 %39.2 %     

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2019Royals94.0  94.588.587.7    
Total- - -94.0  94.588.587.7    

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2019Royals-4.8-0.6  0.0  -2.10-0.38  -3.89  
Total- - --4.8-0.6  0.0  -2.10-0.38  -3.89  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2019Royals-0.9-0.1   -2.8-1.1   0.7  
Total- - --0.9-0.1   -2.8-1.1   0.7  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2019Royals-0.49-2.87   -8.56-0.76   14.38  
Total- - --0.49-2.87   -8.56-0.76   14.38  

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2019Royals0.6  -5.20.0-0.4    
Total- - -0.6  -5.20.0-0.4    

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2019Royals0.35  -10.43-3.74-0.30    
Total- - -0.35  -10.43-3.74-0.30    

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2019Royals22.1 %73.3 %46.7 %72.1 %89.4 %85.1 %48.0 %58.3 %6.8 %
2019Average31.6 %68.5 %47.0 %62.7 %84.9 %76.2 %41.8 %60.9 %11.1 %
Total- - -22.1 %73.3 %46.7 %72.1 %89.4 %85.1 %48.0 %58.3 %6.8 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2019Royals22.4 %68.8 %46.7 %76.9 %87.1 %84.8 %52.5 %23.6
2019Average30.6 %65.2 %47.0 %59.4 %84.9 %76.2 %47.4 %24.4
Total- - -22.4 %68.8 %46.7 %76.9 %87.1 %84.8 %52.5 %23.6

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2019Royals23.5 %67.9 %46.7 %78.6 %87.2 %85.1 %52.3 %24.0
Total- - -23.5 %67.9 %46.7 %78.6 %87.2 %85.1 %52.3 %24.0

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2019Royals (AAA)P24026.1030  0          
2019RoyalsP25020.0021100000 0   .667 
Total- - -P25020.0021100000 0   .667 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSZrCERArSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZFSRFRMARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2019RoyalsP20.00 0  000     0.0      
Total- - -P20.00 0  000     0.0      

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2019RoyalsP20.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (2)
Total- - -P20.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (2)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2019Royals-0.4-0.60.1-0.61.20.1$0.9 
Total- - --0.4-0.60.1-0.61.20.1$0.9 

  • 2016 June Amateur Draft - Round: 10, Pick: 27, Overall: 313
    • Team: Kansas City Royals
    • School: Kennesaw State