Yordano Ventura

 
Age: 27
Bats/Throws: R/R
5' 11" / 140
P
Birthdate: 6/3/1991 (27 y, 1 m, 16 d)
Contract: $23M / 5 Years (2015 - 2019) + 2 Option Years

RotoWire News: Ventura passed away in a car accident in his native Dominican Republic, the Kansas City Star reports. (1/22/2017)

1/22/2017
FG
Yordano Ventura and Andy Marte Have Died by Jeff Sullivan
1/4/2017
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The Leap Year – AL Edition by Paul Sporer
12/13/2016
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The Royals Shouldn't Sell Low on Yordano Ventura by Craig Edwards
10/31/2016
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Minors to Majors: Problems with Projecting Pitcher… by Jeff Zimmerman
9/26/2016
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Mixing Fantasy & Reality: Gray, Boyd, Correa by Jeff Zimmerman



SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2009Royals (R)01310522.24.371.990.00.34269.4 %45.6 %0.0 %2.783.393.90 
2010Royals (R)42014652.29.912.910.51.31363.3 %50.7 %6.0 %3.253.873.67 
2010Royals (R)0103311.210.030.770.00.29066.7 %57.1 %0.0 %2.312.302.54 
2011Royals (A)460191984.19.392.560.85.32768.1 %42.5 %9.5 %4.273.543.14 
2012Royals (R)000113.217.182.450.00.42975.0 %57.1 %0.0 %2.451.381.76 
2012Royals (A+)350161676.111.553.300.83.31475.1 %40.9 %8.6 %3.303.313.07 
2012Royals (AA)1206629.17.673.990.31.27562.2 %51.9 %3.8 %4.603.764.31 
2013Royals (AA)320111157.211.553.120.47.27978.2 %42.7 %5.8 %2.342.412.80 
2013Royals (AAA)540151477.09.473.860.47.35773.4 %41.4 %4.2 %3.743.544.24 
2013Royals0103315.16.463.521.76.22787.8 %48.9 %17.6 %3.525.334.30-0.1
2014Royals141003130183.07.823.390.69.28877.3 %47.6 %8.3 %3.203.603.742.4
2014Royals1005425.14.973.201.07.25682.7 %48.1 %10.7 %3.204.634.46 
2015Royals (AAA)020229.18.685.790.96.23877.6 %59.1 %16.7 %3.865.314.64 
2015Royals13802828163.18.603.200.77.30772.5 %52.2 %11.0 %4.083.573.602.6
2015Royals0205521.09.433.432.14.35572.4 %39.4 %25.0 %6.435.423.73 
2016Royals111203232186.06.973.771.11.29773.8 %50.2 %12.8 %4.454.594.591.4
Total- - -383109493547.27.723.470.89.29574.9 %49.9 %11.0 %3.893.984.006.3
Postseason- - -12010946.16.993.301.55.30077.5 %44.2 %16.7 %4.664.994.13 

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2009Royals (R)012.781050030022.21012811705032111
2010Royals (R)423.251460000152.2228492819317033058
2010Royals (R)012.31330000011.25095301051013
2011Royals (A)464.2719190000084.13518243408240513188
2012Royals (R)002.4511000003.2153110100107
2012Royals (A+)353.3016160000076.1326663228728053198
2012Royals (AA)124.60660000029.1123231615113043025
2013Royals (AA)322.3411110000057.2230391715320042274
2013Royals (AAA)543.7415140000077.0334803532433135181
2013Royals013.52330000015.164136636001011
2014Royals14103.20313000000183.07821687065146915111159
2014Royals103.20540000125.1104239939001014
2015Royals (AAA)023.8622000009.1386441601019
2015Royals1384.08282800000163.16931547574145819100156
2015Royals026.43550000021.09827151558110022
2016Royals11124.45323220000186.08161909692237818131144
Total- - -38313.89949320000547.2235552524723754211322352470
Postseason- - -124.661090000146.1202502424817111036

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2009Royals (R)4.371.992.200.0010.9 %5.0 %5.9 %.3011.46.34269.4 %  3.39
2010Royals (R)9.912.913.410.5125.4 %7.5 %18.0 %.2361.25.31363.3 %  3.87
2010Royals (R)10.030.7713.000.0026.0 %2.0 %24.0 %.2050.86.29066.7 %  2.30
2011Royals (A)9.392.563.670.8525.1 %6.8 %18.2 %.2551.26.32768.1 %  3.54
2012Royals (R)17.182.457.000.0046.7 %6.7 %40.0 %.2141.09.42975.0 %  1.38
2012Royals (A+)11.553.303.500.8330.1 %8.6 %21.5 %.2251.23.31475.1 %  3.31
2012Royals (AA)7.673.991.920.3120.3 %10.6 %9.8 %.2171.23.27562.2 %  3.76
2013Royals (AA)11.553.123.700.4732.2 %8.7 %23.5 %.1891.02.27978.2 %  2.41
2013Royals (AAA)9.473.862.450.4724.3 %9.9 %14.4 %.2691.47.35773.4 %  3.54
2013Royals6.463.521.831.7617.2 %9.4 %7.8 %.2241.24.22787.8 %871365.33
2013Average7.573.022.510.9619.9 %7.9 %11.9 %.2501.30.29473.5 %  4.02
2014Royals7.823.392.300.6920.3 %8.8 %11.5 %.2371.30.28877.3 %82963.60
2014Royals4.973.201.561.0713.5 %8.7 %4.8 %.2421.26.25682.7 %821244.63
2014Average7.732.892.670.8620.4 %7.6 %12.7 %.2471.28.29573.0 %  3.81
2015Royals (AAA)8.685.791.500.9623.7 %15.8 %7.9 %.1941.29.23877.6 %  5.31
2015Royals8.603.202.690.7722.5 %8.4 %14.1 %.2461.30.30772.5 %100903.57
2015Royals9.433.432.752.1422.5 %8.2 %14.3 %.3031.67.35572.4 %1581375.42
2015Average7.762.922.661.0220.4 %7.7 %12.7 %.2511.29.29672.9 %  4.03
2016Royals6.973.771.851.1117.7 %9.6 %8.1 %.2601.44.29773.8 %1041114.59
2016Average8.103.142.581.1721.1 %8.2 %12.9 %.2521.32.29872.9 %  4.24
Total- - -7.723.472.230.8920.0 %9.0 %11.0 %.2471.34.29574.9 %951003.98
Postseason- - -6.993.302.121.5517.8 %8.4 %9.4 %.2721.45.30077.5 %1161304.99

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2009Royals (R)1.0310.1 %45.6 %44.3 %34.3 %0.0 %  53.7 %20.7 %25.6 %     3.90
2010Royals (R)1.4213.6 %50.7 %35.7 %24.0 %6.0 %  36.8 %27.0 %36.2 %     3.67
2010Royals (R)1.453.6 %57.1 %39.3 %18.2 %0.0 %  32.3 %29.0 %38.7 %     2.54
2011Royals (A)1.1520.6 %42.5 %36.8 %17.9 %9.5 %  41.9 %21.4 %36.8 %     3.14
2012Royals (R)2.0014.3 %57.1 %28.6 %50.0 %0.0 %  28.6 %42.9 %28.6 %     1.76
2012Royals (A+)0.9415.6 %40.9 %43.5 %19.8 %8.6 %  40.0 %25.6 %34.4 %     3.07
2012Royals (AA)1.6216.0 %51.9 %32.1 %26.9 %3.8 %  44.4 %21.0 %34.6 %     4.31
2013Royals (AA)1.0817.6 %42.7 %39.7 %17.3 %5.8 %  38.6 %22.7 %38.6 %     2.80
2013Royals (AAA)0.9414.4 %41.4 %44.2 %18.9 %4.2 %  38.4 %25.5 %36.1 %     4.24
2013Royals1.3514.9 %48.9 %36.2 %5.9 %17.6 %13.0 %0.0 %46.8 %29.8 %23.4 %21.3 %57.4 %21.3 %4.381084.30
2014Royals1.5321.3 %47.6 %31.1 %8.3 %8.3 %7.0 %44.4 %40.3 %30.8 %29.0 %20.2 %54.6 %25.1 %3.87993.74
2014Royals1.3917.3 %48.1 %34.6 %7.1 %10.7 %2.6 %0.0 %      4.341184.46
2015Royals (AAA)2.1713.6 %59.1 %27.3 %16.7 %16.7 %  31.8 %22.7 %45.5 %     4.64
2015Royals1.9220.6 %52.2 %27.2 %7.9 %11.0 %4.5 %33.3 %46.8 %30.0 %23.2 %14.7 %55.5 %29.8 %3.69893.60
2015Royals1.3030.3 %39.4 %30.3 %15.0 %25.0 %11.5 %0.0 %      3.51923.73
2016Royals1.6319.0 %50.2 %30.9 %9.5 %12.8 %6.2 %16.7 %39.9 %34.5 %25.6 %17.1 %52.2 %30.7 %4.711084.59
Total- - -1.6620.1 %49.9 %30.0 %8.6 %11.0 %6.1 %33.3 %42.2 %31.8 %26.0 %17.6 %54.1 %28.3 %4.12994.00
Postseason- - -1.3523.1 %44.2 %32.7 %10.4 %16.7 %6.2 %0.0 %      3.931064.13

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2009Royals (R)3635812    27116143
2010Royals (R)71501912    75331406
2010Royals (R)161112    127082
2011Royals (A)97844715    128509637
2012Royals (R)4211    42832
2012Royals (A+)76812916    129495624
2012Royals (AA)4226137    170296466
2013Royals (AA)5652239    339629968
2013Royals (AAA)89953118    5268561382
2013Royals231771300693150243
2014Royals25716811514189496109518902985
2014Royals392814210017154233387
2015Royals (AAA)13631    6688154
2015Royals24412796101131100101116402651
2015Royals26202033108129234363
2016Royals29117911017186178118018683048
Total- - -8154913284250186280337955488927
Postseason- - -654834541025283467750

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2013Royals0.08-0.961.040.660.080.81 0.871.943-0.300.4000
2014Royals0.96-12.9213.8712.221.301.000.830.870.99310.850.1110
2014Royals-0.18-1.961.781.480.181.003.201.341.2950.28-0.4601
2015Royals0.27-11.9112.185.380.571.01 0.881.01280.95-0.6800
2015Royals-0.81-2.381.57-7.37-0.821.03 0.881.195-0.65-0.1400
2016Royals-0.34-15.3014.96-0.03-0.011.05 0.871.0730-0.10-0.2200
Total- - -0.96-41.1042.0618.241.941.020.830.871.05921.39-0.4510
Postseason- - --0.99-4.343.35-5.90-0.641.023.201.111.2410-0.37-0.6001

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2013Royals65.4% (97.5) 9.9% (94.8)18.1% (81.5)6.6% (86.5)   
2014Royals65.3% (97.0) 5.0% (94.3)14.5% (82.8)15.2% (87.5)  0.1%
2015Royals57.6% (96.4) 3.8% (91.8)24.1% (84.0)14.5% (87.4)  0.2%
2016Royals56.7% (96.1) 0.0% (87.0)25.3% (83.1)18.0% (86.1)  0.0%
Total- - -60.1% (96.5) 3.1% (93.4)21.1% (83.3)15.7% (86.9)  0.1%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2013Royals75.7 %      18.4 %  6.0 %   
2014Royals54.0 %19.9 %2.2 %    14.5 %  9.4 %   
2015Royals33.2 %28.5 %2.5 %    24.1 %  11.7 %   
2016Royals23.4 %31.3 %1.7 %    25.3 %  18.4 %   
Total- - -37.7 %26.0 %2.1 %    21.2 %  13.1 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2013Royals97.1      81.5  86.4  
2014Royals96.096.694.9    82.8  86.3  
2015Royals95.696.292.0    84.0  87.0  
2016Royals96.296.391.4    83.0  86.1  
Total- - -96.096.392.8    83.3  86.4  

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2013Royals49.2 %13.0 % 13.5 %6.0 % 18.4 %    
2014Royals42.8 %7.2 % 21.1 %14.5 % 14.5 %    
2015Royals37.4 %3.4 % 20.5 %14.5 % 24.1 %   0.0 %
2016Royals37.5 %  19.2 %18.1 % 25.3 %   0.0 %
Total- - -39.5 %3.7 % 20.1 %15.5 % 21.2 %   0.0 %

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2013Royals98.395.3 97.486.9 82.0   
2014Royals98.294.7 97.788.4 83.7   
2015Royals97.192.6 96.787.9 84.5   
2016Royals96.7  96.986.7 83.7   
Total- - -97.494.2 97.187.6 83.9   

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2013Royals2.7 -2.40.4-0.8  1.68 -9.800.98-4.82  
2014Royals4.9 1.4-2.5-1.0  0.25 0.95-0.59-0.23  
2015Royals-0.9 -2.811.4-3.9  -0.06 -2.801.79-1.01  
2016Royals-16.2 0.110.6-1.3  -0.94 14.461.37-0.24  
Total- - --9.5 -3.619.9-7.0  -0.18 -1.321.06-0.50  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2013Royals-1.9      -0.2  -0.9  
2014Royals6.32.71.3    -3.9  -0.5  
2015Royals-4.44.8-1.1    10.6  -6.4  
2016Royals-6.1-9.80.9    11.6  -0.7  
Total- - --6.1-2.31.2    18.1  -8.5  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2013Royals-1.39      -0.67  -8.06  
2014Royals0.390.461.98    -0.89  -0.18  
2015Royals-0.500.64-1.66    1.66  -2.07  
2016Royals-0.85-1.031.86    1.51  -0.13  
Total- - --0.18-0.100.64    0.97  -0.74  

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2013Royals0.6-1.2 -1.4-0.9 -0.2   
2014Royals5.52.8 1.6-2.0 -2.0   
2015Royals-10.1-2.8 9.3-3.9 11.1   
2016Royals-17.9  2.6-0.5 11.5   
Total- - --21.9-1.2 12.2-7.3 20.4   

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2013Royals0.71-4.80 -5.74-8.06 -0.68   
2014Royals0.431.29 0.26-0.47 -0.47   
2015Royals-1.02-3.12 1.72-1.02 1.74   
2016Royals-1.57  0.45-0.10 1.50   
Total- - --0.63-0.37 0.69-0.53 1.09   

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2013Royals27.4 %59.7 %43.2 %67.7 %88.7 %81.9 %49.0 %53.1 %7.8 %
2013Average30.4 %65.5 %45.9 %66.5 %87.0 %79.4 %44.2 %60.2 %9.4 %
2014Royals28.2 %69.3 %47.4 %66.9 %83.6 %78.3 %46.8 %61.4 %10.3 %
2014Average30.7 %65.7 %46.2 %65.7 %87.3 %79.3 %44.3 %60.6 %9.5 %
2015Royals29.2 %65.1 %45.2 %56.5 %88.4 %76.9 %44.4 %59.7 %10.4 %
2015Average30.6 %66.9 %46.9 %64.9 %86.7 %78.8 %44.8 %60.9 %9.9 %
2016Royals27.8 %64.1 %44.1 %59.4 %89.6 %79.1 %45.0 %55.9 %9.2 %
2016Average30.3 %66.7 %46.5 %63.9 %86.3 %78.2 %44.6 %60.3 %10.1 %
Total- - -28.3 %66.1 %45.5 %61.1 %87.0 %78.3 %45.6 %58.8 %9.9 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2013Royals28.9 %56.8 %42.2 %64.3 %96.0 %84.6 %47.6 %20.3
2013Average29.7 %62.7 %45.9 %63.2 %87.3 %79.4 %49.2 %22.6
2014Royals27.1 %66.6 %47.5 %61.3 %84.6 %78.2 %51.5 %20.1
2014Average30.1 %63.1 %46.2 %62.9 %87.5 %79.3 %48.8 %23.0
2015Royals29.0 %63.4 %45.3 %54.8 %88.0 %76.9 %47.4 %20.9
2015Average30.9 %64.4 %46.9 %62.9 %87.1 %78.8 %47.8 %22.1
2016Royals27.9 %62.9 %44.2 %58.6 %89.3 %79.0 %46.8 %20.3
2016Average30.6 %63.9 %46.5 %62.1 %86.5 %78.1 %47.8 %22.7
Total- - -28.0 %64.2 %45.6 %58.4 %87.3 %78.2 %48.6 %20.4

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2013Royals27.8 %58.0 %42.2 %63.0 %96.1 %84.6 %47.6 %15.6
2014Royals27.7 %65.9 %47.4 %61.9 %84.6 %78.2 %51.8 %20.3
2015Royals29.2 %63.0 %45.3 %54.8 %87.9 %76.8 %47.8 %21.0
2016Royals29.5 %62.1 %44.3 %60.7 %89.4 %79.0 %45.5 %20.6
Total- - -28.8 %63.6 %45.6 %59.3 %87.3 %78.2 %48.3 %20.5

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2009Royals (R)P10522.2140  0          
2010Royals (R)P14652.23122  2          
2010Royals (R)P3311.2130  1          
2011Royals (A)P191984.1681  1          
2012Royals (R)P113.2000  0          
2012Royals (A+)P161676.1782  0          
2012Royals (AA)P6629.1530  0          
2013Royals (AA)P111157.2081  0          
2013Royals (AAA)P151477.0172  0          
2013RoyalsP3315.1121102200 0   .750 
2014RoyalsP3130183.026202020000 1   .958 
2015Royals (AAA)P229.1030  1          
2015RoyalsP2828163.115162021100 2   .939 
2016RoyalsP3232186.06275051100 4   .868 
Total- - -P9493547.2486510194400 7   .919 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2013RoyalsP15.10  011              
2014RoyalsP183.01  012              
2015RoyalsP163.12  114              
2016RoyalsP186.01  0-10              
Total- - -P547.24  127              

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2013RoyalsP15.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (2)
2014RoyalsP183.00.0%      (2)0.0%      (2)50.0%      (2)100.0%     (1)100.0%      (6)100.0%    (15)
2015RoyalsP163.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (1)33.3%     (3)100.0%      (2)100.0%    (11)
2016RoyalsP186.00.0%      (1)50.0%      (2)50.0%      (2)40.0%     (5)50.0%      (2)95.2%    (21)
Total- - -P547.20.0%      (3)20.0%      (5)40.0%      (5)44.4%     (9)90.0%    (10)98.0%    (49)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2013Royals0.30.20.20.4-0.7-0.1($0.5) 
2014Royals4.00.41.21.622.02.4$18.4 
2015Royals2.6-0.50.50.024.62.6$21.0 
2016Royals2.20.00.80.913.81.4$11.0 
Total- - -9.20.32.62.959.86.3$49.9 

  • $23m / 5 Years (2015 - 2019) + 2 Option Years (Edit)
    • signed by Kansas City Royals on 4/4/2015 (Extension)
    • 2015: $0.8M, 2016: $1M, 2017: $3.2M, 2018: $6.2M, 2019: $9.8M
    • 2020 Team Option: $12M ($1M buyout)
      • Could be worth up to $16,000,000 with escalators
    • 2021 Team Option: $12M ($1M buyout)
      • Could be worth up to $16,000,000 with escalators
    • Signing Bonus: $1M
    • Agent / Agency: Relativity Baseball
    • Originally Reported By: Andy McCollough
    • Source: twitter.com, Hat Tip: twitter.com
    • Submitted by matthewyaspan
  • $0.5m / 1 Years (2014) (Edit)
    • signed by Kansas City Royals on 1/1/2014 (League Minimum)
    • 2014: $0.5M
    • Submitted by Dustin Nosler
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