Ken Giles

Houston Astros (AAA)
Age: 27
Bats/Throws: R/R
6' 2" / 205
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RotoWire News: The Astros termed Giles' demotion to Triple-A Fresno as strictly a "baseball decision," Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports. (7/12/2018)

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SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2011Phillies (R)110304.213.505.791.93.50069.8 %45.5 %33.3 %5.795.783.40 
2012Phillies (A)33529667.111.505.880.67.29976.3 %42.1 %6.3 %3.614.224.34 
2012Phillies (A+)10310014.215.343.680.61.30075.3 %30.0 %5.3 %3.072.102.17 
2013Phillies (A+)22624025.211.926.661.40.30764.2 %30.8 %11.8 %6.314.963.85 
2014Phillies (AA)00713015.017.403.000.00.34876.9 %40.9 %0.0 %1.200.491.06 
2014Phillies (AAA)20511013.25.935.270.00.25679.0 %28.9 %0.0 %2.634.025.49 
2014Phillies31144045.212.612.170.20.26783.8 %44.3 %2.8 %1.181.342.031.7
2015Phillies631569070.011.193.210.26.31175.4 %44.8 %3.3 %1.802.133.052.0
2016Astros251569065.213.983.431.10.34972.6 %39.6 %14.5 %4.112.862.671.5
2017Astros133463062.211.923.020.57.29082.8 %44.0 %7.4 %2.302.393.091.9
2017Astros022707.211.745.873.52.40954.7 %48.0 %37.5 %11.747.594.36 
2018THE BAT32065065.011.373.191.01.30276.9 %  3.183.27  
2018ATC333465065.012.403.130.85.32278.5 %  2.872.75  
2018Depth Charts323165065.012.393.250.89.31877.7 %  3.032.86 1.9
2018Steamer433365065.011.893.310.94.29376.5 %42.2 % 3.153.073.301.1
2018Fans (9)343864064.011.953.090.70.30082.5 %  2.422.64 1.3
2018ZiPS323366065.012.883.180.83.32878.9 %  2.912.65 1.4
2018Astros021234030.29.100.880.59.36660.8 %39.4 %5.9 %4.992.263.230.7
2018ZiPS (R)11 24024.011.792.570.76.33176.3 %  2.942.55 0.5
2018Steamer (R)11014014.010.842.930.98.29375.4 %  3.313.23 0.2
2018Depth Charts (R)11219019.011.312.750.87.31975.8 %  3.122.89 0.1
2018THE BAT (R)11020020.09.712.871.04.29774.4 %  3.463.54  
Total- - -1214772790274.212.032.790.56.31775.4 %42.6 %7.1 %2.722.252.827.9
Postseason- - -022707.211.745.873.52.40954.7 %48.0 %37.5 %11.747.594.36 

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2011Phillies (R)115.7930000004.2226431301107
2012Phillies (A)333.612960051267.1305543027544068086
2012Phillies (A+)103.071000031014.262105516001025
2013Phillies (A+)226.312400061325.2120231918419011034
2014Phillies (AA)001.201300070115.05783205000029
2014Phillies (AAA)202.631100051013.25710440801109
2014Phillies311.1844000113045.21662576111101064
2015Phillies631.80690001512570.0298592314225211087
2016Astros254.11690001518565.228660323082512140102
2017Astros132.3063000342462.2247441616421013083
2017Astros0211.7470002017.24012101035103010
2018THE BAT323.18650  0  65.026751252372312  82
2018ATC332.87650  341 65.0 50222162212  89
2018Depth Charts323.03650  313 65.0 502322623 2  89
2018Steamer433.1565000330 65.0267502523724 2  86
2018Fans (9)342.42640  38  64.0 461817522 2  85
2018ZiPS322.91660  33  65.0 502221623128193
2018Astros024.9934000121030.212936171723001031
2018ZiPS (R)112.94240     24.0 208827 1  31
2018Steamer (R)113.311400002 14.056115514 0  16
2018Depth Charts (R)113.12190  22 19.0 167726 1  24
2018THE BAT (R)113.46200  0  20.08317882601  22
Total- - -12142.72279000774614274.211262249583178544200367
Postseason- - -0211.7470002017.24012101035103010

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2011Phillies (R)13.505.792.331.9331.8 %13.6 %18.2 %.3331.93.50069.8 %  5.78
2012Phillies (A)11.505.881.950.6728.2 %14.4 %13.8 %.2121.46.29976.3 %  4.22
2012Phillies (A+)15.343.684.170.6140.3 %9.7 %30.6 %.1791.09.30075.3 %  2.10
2013Phillies (A+)11.926.661.791.4028.3 %15.8 %12.5 %.2301.64.30764.2 %  4.96
2014Phillies (AA)17.403.005.800.0050.9 %8.8 %42.1 %.1540.87.34876.9 %  0.49
2014Phillies (AAA)5.935.271.130.0015.8 %14.0 %1.7 %.2081.32.25679.0 %  4.02
2014Phillies12.612.175.820.2038.6 %6.6 %31.9 %.1610.79.26783.8 %33351.34
2014Average7.732.892.670.8620.4 %7.6 %12.7 %.2471.28.29573.0 %  3.81
2015Phillies11.193.213.480.2629.2 %8.4 %20.8 %.2171.20.31175.4 %46542.13
2015Average7.762.922.661.0220.4 %7.7 %12.7 %.2511.29.29672.9 %  4.03
2016Astros13.983.434.081.1035.7 %8.7 %26.9 %.2321.29.34972.6 %101672.86
2016Average8.103.142.581.1721.1 %8.2 %12.9 %.2521.32.29872.9 %  4.24
2017Astros11.923.023.950.5733.6 %8.5 %25.1 %.1961.04.29082.8 %54552.39
2017Astros11.745.872.003.5225.0 %12.5 %12.5 %.3432.22.40954.7 %2771747.59
2017Average8.343.292.531.2721.6 %8.5 %13.1 %.2521.34.29772.6 %  4.40
2018THE BAT11.373.193.561.01   .2181.14.30276.9 %  3.27
2018ATC12.403.133.960.85   .2171.13.32278.5 %  2.75
2018Depth Charts12.393.253.810.89   .2151.13.31877.7 %  2.86
2018Steamer11.893.313.590.9432.2 %9.0 %23.2 %.2091.14.29376.5 %  3.07
2018Fans (9)11.953.093.860.70   .2031.06.30082.5 %  2.64
2018ZiPS12.883.184.040.83   .2141.12.32878.9 %  2.65
2018Astros9.100.8810.330.5924.0 %2.3 %21.7 %.2861.27.36660.8 %123552.26
2018Average8.533.282.601.1422.3 %8.6 %13.7 %.2441.30.29373.1 %  4.18
2018ZiPS (R)11.792.574.590.76   .2281.12.33176.3 %  2.55
2018Steamer (R)10.842.933.700.98   .2201.15.29375.4 %  3.23
2018Depth Charts (R)11.312.754.110.87   .2271.13.31975.8 %  2.89
2018THE BAT (R)9.712.873.391.04   .2311.17.29774.4 %  3.54
Total- - -12.032.794.320.5632.6 %7.6 %25.0 %.2161.13.31775.4 %68542.25
Postseason- - -11.745.872.003.5225.0 %12.5 %12.5 %.3432.22.40954.7 %2771747.59

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2011Phillies (R)1.6727.3 %45.5 %27.3 %0.0 %33.3 %  36.4 %27.3 %36.4 %     3.40
2012Phillies (A)0.869.1 %42.1 %48.8 %13.8 %6.3 %  33.7 %32.5 %33.7 %     4.34
2012Phillies (A+)0.476.7 %30.0 %63.3 %31.6 %5.3 %  51.6 %29.0 %19.4 %     2.17
2013Phillies (A+)0.5916.9 %30.8 %52.3 %14.7 %11.8 %  34.9 %25.8 %39.4 %     3.85
2014Phillies (AA)1.0018.2 %40.9 %40.9 %22.2 %0.0 %  43.5 %21.7 %34.8 %     1.06
2014Phillies (AAA)0.5518.4 %28.9 %52.6 %25.0 %0.0 %  46.2 %25.6 %28.2 %     5.49
2014Phillies1.0814.8 %44.3 %40.9 %13.9 %2.8 %10.3 %33.3 %41.8 %29.7 %28.6 %20.9 %48.4 %30.8 %1.51552.03
2015Phillies1.3421.9 %44.8 %33.3 %6.6 %3.3 %8.5 %100.0 %40.5 %34.1 %25.4 %20.0 %50.3 %29.7 %2.80793.05
2016Astros1.1124.7 %39.6 %35.7 %9.1 %14.5 %9.8 %0.0 %33.1 %35.0 %31.8 %19.1 %51.0 %29.9 %2.48622.67
2017Astros1.1517.7 %44.0 %38.3 %5.6 %7.4 %9.7 %0.0 %38.0 %31.7 %30.3 %24.6 %49.3 %26.1 %2.81703.09
2017Astros1.5020.0 %48.0 %32.0 %12.5 %37.5 %0.0 %0.0 %      4.15994.36
2018Astros1.0924.5 %39.4 %36.2 %5.9 %5.9 %2.7 %0.0 %36.8 %42.1 %21.1 %11.6 %51.6 %36.8 %2.98783.23
Total- - -1.1721.1 %42.6 %36.4 %7.9 %7.1 %8.5 %30.0 %37.9 %34.3 %27.8 %19.7 %50.1 %30.1 %2.53692.82
Postseason- - -1.5020.0 %48.0 %32.0 %12.5 %37.5 %0.0 %0.0 %      4.15994.36

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2011Phillies (R)5330    133245
2012Phillies (A)69801511    204430634
2012Phillies (A+)91926    26106132
2013Phillies (A+)2034115    91175266
2014Phillies (AA)9942    89163252
2014Phillies (AAA)112075    88132220
2014Phillies393613543114229465694
2015Phillies8261404722304127731185
2016Astros6155385630223667511117
2017Astros625425361011314638952
2017Astros12851000363101164
2018Astros37342321107135328463
Total- - -281240139192410384145629554411
Postseason- - -12851000363101164

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2014Phillies2.47-1.804.2714.271.601.231.731.291.64331.730.29192
2015Phillies1.58-6.337.9110.341.071.572.011.401.29411.15-0.14318
2016Astros-0.07-9.078.990.780.081.841.761.561.5445-0.170.132711
2017Astros1.88-5.267.1513.241.381.471.451.491.7381.37-0.09245
2017Astros-0.91-1.780.88-6.73-0.711.751.531.821.673-0.23-0.2823
2018Astros0.55-1.992.541.440.131.021.051.061.40100.240.3094
Total- - -6.40-24.4530.8540.074.271.511.431.401.491374.31-0.0611030
Postseason- - --0.91-1.780.88-6.73-0.711.751.531.821.673-0.23-0.2823

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2014Phillies59.9% (97.2)40.1% (86.7)     0.6%
2015Phillies61.9% (96.5)38.1% (86.0)     0.7%
2016Astros52.2% (97.2)47.8% (86.0)     0.4%
2017Astros52.7% (98.1)47.3% (87.0)      
2018Astros57.7% (97.4)42.3% (86.8)      
Total- - -56.7% (97.2)43.3% (86.4)     0.4%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2014Phillies59.7 %0.1 %0.1 %   39.4 %0.6 %      
2015Phillies61.4 %0.4 %    38.2 %       
2016Astros52.0 %0.1 %    47.9 %       
2017Astros52.8 %0.1 %    47.1 %       
2018Astros57.7 %     42.3 %       
Total- - -56.5 %0.2 %0.0 %   43.2 %0.1 %      

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2014Phillies97.295.788.9   86.786.6     
2015Phillies96.594.8    86.0      
2016Astros97.298.0    86.0      
2017Astros98.199.3    87.0      
2018Astros97.4     86.8      
Total- - -97.295.988.9   86.486.6     

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2014Phillies59.9 %    40.1 %     
2015Phillies61.9 %   0.1 %38.1 %     
2016Astros52.0 %    47.9 %    0.1 %
2017Astros52.8 %    47.2 %     
2018Astros57.7 %    42.3 %     
Total- - -56.7 %   0.0 %43.3 %    0.0 %

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2014Phillies98.0    87.4    
2015Phillies97.4   85.886.8    
2016Astros98.1    86.8    
2017Astros98.4    87.3    
2018Astros97.9    87.1    
Total- - -97.9   85.887.0    

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2014Phillies5.110.1     1.243.63     
2015Phillies3.46.4     0.471.43     
2016Astros-13.512.7     -2.332.39     
2017Astros4.311.3     0.862.51     
2018Astros-4.45.4     -1.652.75     
Total- - --5.045.9     -0.202.41     

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2014Phillies5.50.10.2   9.30.5     
2015Phillies5.2-0.1    6.8      
2016Astros-13.00.0    13.3      
2017Astros4.2-0.5    9.8      
2018Astros-4.3     5.4      
Total- - --2.4-0.60.2   44.60.5     

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2014Phillies1.335.4516.99   3.4212.92     
2015Phillies0.72-2.46    1.51      
2016Astros-2.25-3.69    2.51      
2017Astros0.85-53.27    2.22      
2018Astros-1.61     2.77      
Total- - --0.10-7.9816.99   2.3612.92     

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2014Phillies5.5    9.9    
2015Phillies5.1   0.06.8    
2016Astros-12.8    13.0    
2017Astros3.9    11.0    
2018Astros-4.3    5.4    
Total- - --2.6   0.046.2    

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2014Phillies1.33    3.58    
2015Phillies0.70   0.001.52    
2016Astros-2.22    2.45    
2017Astros0.78    2.46    
2018Astros-1.61    2.77    
Total- - --0.10   0.002.43    

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2014Phillies39.0 %65.6 %50.0 %52.5 %81.3 %68.1 %41.3 %63.3 %15.9 %
2014Average30.7 %65.7 %46.2 %65.7 %87.3 %79.3 %44.3 %60.6 %9.5 %
2015Phillies32.4 %72.5 %50.8 %51.5 %80.9 %70.7 %46.0 %60.1 %14.8 %
2015Average30.6 %66.9 %46.9 %64.9 %86.7 %78.8 %44.8 %60.9 %9.9 %
2016Astros39.9 %68.4 %51.9 %39.3 %79.4 %61.6 %42.1 %64.3 %19.9 %
2016Average30.3 %66.7 %46.5 %63.9 %86.3 %78.2 %44.6 %60.3 %10.1 %
2017Astros35.3 %66.7 %50.8 %47.1 %79.0 %67.8 %49.5 %61.9 %16.4 %
2017Average29.9 %66.7 %46.5 %62.9 %85.5 %77.5 %45.0 %60.3 %10.4 %
2018Astros36.4 %74.1 %54.6 %47.1 %81.9 %70.0 %48.4 %61.2 %16.4 %
2018Average30.6 %67.2 %46.4 %62.8 %85.5 %77.0 %43.1 %60.5 %10.6 %
Total- - -36.5 %69.4 %51.4 %46.8 %80.3 %67.3 %45.3 %62.2 %16.8 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2014Phillies38.3 %62.7 %50.0 %48.9 %79.8 %67.5 %48.1 %24.2
2014Average30.1 %63.1 %46.2 %62.9 %87.5 %79.3 %48.8 %23.0
2015Phillies35.8 %67.8 %50.9 %48.0 %83.8 %70.5 %47.3 %23.7
2015Average30.9 %64.4 %46.9 %62.9 %87.1 %78.8 %47.8 %22.1
2016Astros41.4 %66.5 %52.0 %35.9 %83.6 %61.6 %42.2 %26.4
2016Average30.6 %63.9 %46.5 %62.1 %86.5 %78.1 %47.8 %22.7
2017Astros35.3 %66.5 %50.4 %42.1 %81.8 %67.4 %48.4 %26.8
2017Average30.3 %64.1 %46.5 %61.2 %85.8 %77.4 %47.9 %23.8
2018Astros39.4 %69.2 %54.6 %49.4 %81.1 %70.0 %51.2 %27.9
2018Average30.3 %64.2 %46.4 %60.3 %85.7 %77.0 %47.5 %23.5
Total- - -38.0 %66.5 %51.3 %43.5 %82.4 %67.1 %46.8 %25.6

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2014Phillies38.5 %62.3 %50.0 %50.4 %78.9 %67.5 %48.4 %24.2
2015Phillies35.1 %68.0 %50.9 %48.1 %83.3 %70.6 %48.0 %24.1
2016Astros41.8 %65.6 %52.0 %35.9 %83.5 %61.5 %42.6 %26.6
2017Astros36.3 %65.9 %50.8 %43.5 %81.1 %67.4 %48.9 %26.8
2018Astros40.6 %67.8 %54.6 %50.6 %80.9 %70.0 %51.6 %28.1
Total- - -38.3 %66.0 %51.4 %44.1 %81.9 %67.1 %47.3 %25.7

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2011Phillies (R)P304.2001  0          
2012Phillies (A)P29667.1251  0          
2012Phillies (A+)P10014.2010  0          
2013Phillies (A+)P24025.2321  0          
2014Phillies (AA)P13015.0000  0          
2014Phillies (AAA)P11013.2010  0          
2014PhilliesP44045.2130001100 0   1.000 
2015PhilliesP69070.0141010000 2   .833 
2016AstrosP69065.2450000000 5   1.000 
2017AstrosP63062.2361100000 4   .900 
2018AstrosP34030.2120000000 1   1.000 
Total- - -P2790274.210202111100 12   .938 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2014PhilliesP45.21  0-10              
2015PhilliesP70.00  0-3-4              
2016AstrosP65.2-1  0-1-2              
2017AstrosP62.2-1  00-1              
2018AstrosP30.20  000              
Total- - -P274.2-1  0-5-7              

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2014PhilliesP45.20.0%      (2)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (1)100.0%      (1)100.0%      (3)
2015PhilliesP70.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)80.0%      (5)
2016AstrosP65.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (4)
2017AstrosP62.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)100.0%      (4)
2018AstrosP30.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (1)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (3)
Total- - -P274.20.0%      (2)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (3)0.0%     (2)100.0%      (2)94.7%    (19)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2014Phillies1.80.2-0.20.115.31.7$13.1 
2015Phillies1.4-0.2-0.4-0.618.62.0$16.2 
2016Astros0.2-0.7-0.6-1.314.61.5$12.0 
2017Astros2.30.00.40.418.51.9$14.9 
2018Astros-0.2-0.5-0.4-0.97.10.7$5.9 
Total- - -5.5-1.1-1.2-2.374.17.9$62.1 

  • $4.6m / 1 Years (2018) (Edit)
    • signed by Houston Astros on 2/3/2018 (Arbitration (Player Won))
    • 2018: $4.6M
    • Agent / Agency: Rowley Sports Management
    • Submitted by Craig Edwards
  • $0m / 1 Years (2017) (Edit)
    • signed by Houston Astros (League Minimum - Pre Arb)
    • 2017: $0M
    • Submitted by Bailey Winston
  • $0.5m / 1 Years (2016) (Edit)
    • signed by Houston Astros on 3/4/2016 (League Minimum)
    • 2016: $0.5M
    • Other Notes: Pre arbitration
    • Agent / Agency: Rowley Sports
    • Source: spotrac.com
    • Submitted by Sam Bauman
  • $0.5m / 1 Years (2015) (Edit)
    • signed by Philadelphia Phillies on 3/3/2015 (League Minimum)
    • 2015: $0.5M
    • Other Notes: Pre arbitration
    • Source: spotrac.com
    • Submitted by Sam Bauman
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  • 2011 June Amateur Draft - Round: 7, Pick: 30, Overall: 241
    • Team: Philadelphia Phillies
    • School: Yavapai College
  • 2009 June Amateur Draft - Round: 44, Pick: 17, Overall: 1328
    • Team: Florida Marlins
    • School: Rio Grande HS