Bubba Starling

Age: 26
Bats/Throws: R/R
6' 4" / 210
OF
Birthdate: 8/3/1992 (26 y, 11 m, 18 d)
Drafted: 2011 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1, Pick: 5, Overall: 5, Team: Kansas City Royals
Service Time: 0.067
Reported as the pre-2019 value.
0 years and 67 days days of service time.
  
MiLB Options: 0
Reported as the pre-2019 season number of waiver options remaining.

Prospects Report
Team Rank: 31Overall Rank: NAReported: 2018 - UpdatedETA: 2018  
Future Value
35+

RotoWire News: Starling is out of the lineup for Saturday's game against the Indians, Joel Goldberg of FOX Sports Kansas City reports. (7/20/2019)

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SeasonTeamPosH1B2B3BHRRRBISBCSBBSOYahooFanDuelDraftKings
SaberSim CF1.000.650.170.010.130.440.490.070.040.241.056.658.836.83

SeasonTeamGPAHRRRBISBBB%K%ISOBABIPAVGOBPSLGwOBAwRC+BsROffDefWAR
2012Royals (R)532341035331012.0 %29.9 %.210.372.275.371.485.384135    
2013Royals (A)1254981351632210.6 %25.7 %.156.309.241.329.398.338111    
2014Royals (A+)13254996754178.9 %27.3 %.120.293.218.304.338.30184    
2015Royals (A+)12512612213.7 %33.3 %.227.600.386.471.614.489214    
2015Royals (AA)9136710513248.2 %24.8 %.172.319.254.318.426.335105    
2016Royals (AA)6225552823105.9 %31.8 %.137.257.185.251.322.26264    
2016Royals (AAA)471762141714.0 %36.4 %.084.277.181.213.265.21521    
2017Royals (AAA)803037352156.3 %21.5 %.133.301.248.303.381.30476    
2018Royals (R)513154038.5 %15.4 %.750.600.500.6921.250.724324    
2018Royals (R)41233500.0 %33.3 %.818.000.273.3331.091.602260    
2018Royals (AAA)1141052112.2 %14.6 %.057.310.257.350.314.31383    
2019ATC62502117.5 %20.7 %.077.274.217.283.293.25959    
2019Steamer0100006.0 %28.0 %.127.291.221.273.347.271670.00.00.00.0
2019ZiPS863337322756.0 %31.8 %.127.278.199.255.327.25556-0.4-18.05.4-0.2
2019Royals (AAA)722857343897.4 %20.7 %.138.374.310.358.448.34696    
2019Royals727062111.1 %25.9 %.042.412.292.370.333.315940.20.00.00.1
2019ZiPS (R)2493210826.3 %31.4 %.123.285.204.260.327.25453-0.1-5.71.4-0.1
2019Steamer (R)331323121325.9 %25.3 %.122.307.239.288.362.279700.1-5.00.50.0
2019Depth Charts (R)341423141326.1 %28.3 %.123.296.222.274.344.266610.0-7.10.8-0.1
2019THE BAT (R)331433151426.2 %24.6 %.129.295.233.287.362.27869    
Total- - -727062111.1 %25.9 %.042.412.292.370.333.315940.20.00.00.1

SeasonTeamGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2012Royals (R)53200234553582103533282703102101.275
2013Royals (A)125435498105672141351635311286408223.241
2014Royals (A+)132482549105692349675449015013504172.218
2015Royals (A+)12445117114026127117000021.386
2015Royals (AA)91331367845119410513230191221345.254
2016Royals (AA)62233255432215152823150816104101.185
2016Royals (AAA)47166176302080214177064012210.181
2017Royals (AAA)8027830369471417352119065303954.248
2018Royals (R)58134030154502000000.500
2018Royals (R)411123000335004100000.273
2018Royals (AAA)1135419720052506001110.257
2019ATC623255410021205000010.217
2019Steamer0110000000000000 00.221
2019ZiPS86306333613716173227200106313653.199
2019Royals (AAA)7226128581611127343821059030393.310
2019Royals724277610062307000010.292
2019ZiPS (R)24859317114021086029111 21.204
2019Steamer (R)33121132292061312138033111 21.239
2019Depth Charts (R)34130142291971314139040111 21.222
2019THE BAT (R)33132143312071315149035110221.233
Total- - -724277610062307000010.292

SeasonTeamBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOSpdBABIPUBRwGDPwSBwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2012Royals (R)12.0 %29.9 %0.40.275.371.485.856.2107.1.372  1.44010.6.384135
2013Royals (A)10.6 %25.7 %0.41.241.329.398.727.1566.4.309  2.7646.1.338111
2014Royals (A+)8.9 %27.3 %0.33.218.304.338.642.1206.7.293  2.155-10.3.30184
2015Royals (A+)13.7 %33.3 %0.41.386.471.6141.084.2273.1.600  0.0126.3.489214
2015Royals (AA)8.2 %24.8 %0.33.254.318.426.744.1725.2.319  -1.5452.3.335105
2016Royals (AA)5.9 %31.8 %0.19.185.251.322.573.1377.1.257  1.618-10.1.26264
2016Royals (AAA)4.0 %36.4 %0.11.181.213.265.478.0843.3.277  0.25-17.5.21521
2017Royals (AAA)6.3 %21.5 %0.29.248.303.381.685.1334.2.301  -0.930-9.4.30476
2018Royals (R)38.5 %15.4 %2.50.500.6921.2501.942.7502.6.600  0.064.4.724324
2018Royals (R)0.0 %33.3 %0.00.273.3331.0911.424.8180.1.000  0.042.5.602260
2018Royals (AAA)12.2 %14.6 %0.83.257.350.314.664.0574.7.310  0.24-0.9.31383
2019ATC7.5 %20.7 %0.36.217.283.293.576.0775.0.274  0.12-1.1.25959
2019Steamer6.0 %28.0 %0.22.221.273.347.621.1270.1.2910.0 0.000.0.27167
2019ZiPS6.0 %31.8 %0.19.199.255.327.581.1274.4.278  -0.423-16.1.25556
2019Royals (AAA)7.4 %20.7 %0.36.310.358.448.806.1385.2.374  0.341-1.6.34696
2019Royals11.1 %25.9 %0.43.292.370.333.704.0426.0.412  0.23-0.1.31594
2019Average8.5 %22.8 %0.37.253.323.434.757.1815.0.299     .320 
2019ZiPS (R)6.3 %31.4 %0.20.204.260.327.587.1234.6.2850.0 -0.16-5.3.25453
2019Steamer (R)5.9 %25.3 %0.23.239.288.362.650.1224.5.3070.1 0.012-4.7.27970
2019Depth Charts (R)6.1 %28.3 %0.22.222.274.344.619.1234.7.2960.1 -0.111-6.6.26661
2019THE BAT (R)6.2 %24.6 %0.25.233.287.362.649.1294.7.295  0.113-5.1.27869
Total- - -11.1 %25.9 %0.43.292.370.333.704.0426.0.412  0.23-0.1.31594

SeasonAgeGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBSOSBCSBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwSBwOBAWAR
2019268630633361371617322720106536.0 %31.8 %0.19.199.255.327.581.127.278-0.4.255-0.2
2020278128731357341517302620102426.4 %32.6 %0.20.199.257.331.588.132.279-0.2.258-0.3
2021288028330956331517302620101426.5 %32.7 %0.20.198.257.332.589.134.278-0.2.259-0.3

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%
2012Royals (R)0.9012.5 %41.4 %46.1 %22.0 %16.9 %  59.1 %20.5 %20.5 %   
2013Royals (A)1.5017.5 %49.5 %33.0 %23.0 %13.0 %  52.4 %23.8 %23.8 %   
2014Royals (A+)0.9214.3 %41.2 %44.5 %31.5 %6.2 %  51.9 %24.2 %23.9 %   
2015Royals (A+)0.9029.6 %33.3 %37.0 %20.0 %20.0 %  66.7 %22.2 %11.1 %   
2015Royals (AA)0.9725.8 %36.4 %37.7 %31.5 %11.2 %  61.7 %18.5 %19.8 %   
2016Royals (AA)0.9223.3 %36.7 %40.0 %46.7 %8.3 %  62.8 %19.6 %17.7 %   
2016Royals (AAA)0.8716.8 %38.6 %44.6 %40.0 %4.4 %  50.5 %25.7 %23.8 %   
2017Royals (AAA)1.4419.0 %47.8 %33.2 %17.6 %10.3 %  51.6 %24.2 %24.2 %   
2018Royals (R)0.5050.0 %16.7 %33.3 %0.0 %50.0 %  33.3 %33.3 %33.3 %   
2018Royals (R)1.0011.1 %44.4 %44.4 %25.0 %75.0 %  77.8 %11.1 %11.1 %   
2018Royals (AAA)3.0014.3 %64.3 %21.4 %33.3 %0.0 %  63.3 %13.3 %23.3 %   
2019Royals (AAA)1.1515.3 %45.3 %39.4 %30.0 %8.8 %  58.1 %14.6 %27.3 %   
2019Royals2.5017.6 %58.8 %23.5 %0.0 %0.0 %20.0 %0.0 %47.1 %23.5 %29.4 %11.8 %58.8 %29.4 %
Total- - -2.5017.6 %58.8 %23.5 %0.0 %0.0 %20.0 %0.0 %47.1 %23.5 %29.4 %11.8 %58.8 %29.4 %

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHBallsStrikesPitches
2012Royals (R)53591613   130353483
2013Royals (A)1501005323   3107781088
2014Royals (A+)1351464746   58211211703
2015Royals (A+)91082   74113187
2015Royals (AA)86896128   4888721360
2016Royals (AA)55603528   330635965
2016Royals (AAA)39451718   213434647
2017Royals (AAA)98683912   3977131110
2018Royals (R)1230   282452
2018Royals (R)4411   32326
2018Royals (AAA)18642   6794161
2019Royals (AAA)92803124   3977151112
2019Royals10430200336295
Total- - -10430200336295

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIphLIPHWPA/LIClutch
2019Royals0.06-0.310.36-0.14-0.010.73 00.020.06
Total- - -0.06-0.310.36-0.14-0.010.73 00.020.06

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2019Royals48.4% (93.3)26.3% (82.4)2.1% (87.5)14.7% (79.3)8.4% (82.4)   
Total- - -48.4% (93.3)26.3% (82.4)2.1% (87.5)14.7% (79.3)8.4% (82.4)   

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2019Royals41.1 %2.1 %4.2 %  6.3 %21.1 %16.8 %  8.4 %   
Total- - -41.1 %2.1 %4.2 %  6.3 %21.1 %16.8 %  8.4 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2019Royals93.492.587.9  92.181.479.4  82.5  
Total- - -93.492.587.9  92.181.479.4  82.5  

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2019Royals43.2 %1.1 % 5.3 %8.4 %25.3 %16.8 %    
Total- - -43.2 %1.1 % 5.3 %8.4 %25.3 %16.8 %    

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2019Royals94.191.3 89.282.882.879.7   
Total- - -94.191.3 89.282.882.879.7   

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2019Royals-0.8-0.50.8-0.40.9  -1.70-2.1441.33-2.9011.39  
Total- - --0.8-0.50.8-0.40.9  -1.70-2.1441.33-2.9011.39  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2019Royals0.30.00.3  -0.4-0.6-0.5  0.9  
Total- - -0.30.00.3  -0.4-0.6-0.5  0.9  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2019Royals0.87-1.036.75  -5.84-3.05-3.43  11.39  
Total- - -0.87-1.036.75  -5.84-3.05-3.43  11.39  

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2019Royals-0.50.8 -0.3 -0.3-0.5   
Total- - --0.50.8 -0.3 -0.3-0.5   

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2019Royals-1.1878.94 -6.7111.39-1.41-3.43   
Total- - --1.1878.94 -6.7111.39-1.41-3.43   

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2019Royals25.9 %65.9 %43.2 %42.9 %92.6 %75.6 %43.2 %63.0 %10.5 %
2019Average31.3 %68.5 %47.0 %62.5 %85.0 %76.3 %42.1 %61.0 %11.1 %
Total- - -25.9 %65.9 %43.2 %42.9 %92.6 %75.6 %43.2 %63.0 %10.5 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2019Royals28.3 %57.1 %43.2 %30.8 %96.4 %75.6 %51.6 %19.5
2019Average30.5 %65.2 %47.0 %59.4 %85.0 %76.2 %47.5 %24.3
Total- - -28.3 %57.1 %43.2 %30.8 %96.4 %75.6 %51.6 %19.5

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2019Royals28.3 %57.1 %43.2 %30.8 %96.4 %75.6 %51.6 %20.1
Total- - -28.3 %57.1 %43.2 %30.8 %96.4 %75.6 %51.6 %20.1

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2019Royals (AAA)CF5151436.011252  3          
2019RoyalsCF6646.11210000000     1.000 
Total- - -CF6646.11210000000     1.000 
2019Royals (AAA)RF1818150.03530  0          
2019RoyalsRF3115.2200000000     1.000 
Total- - -RF3115.2200000000     1.000 
2019RoyalsOF9762.01410000000     1.000 
Total- - -OF9762.01410000000     1.000 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSZrCERArSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZFSRFRMARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2019RoyalsCF46.10   10-1097.7786        
Total- - -CF46.10   10-1097.7786        
2019RoyalsRF15.20   0011111.0001        
Total- - -RF15.20   0011111.0001        
2019RoyalsOF62.00   1001108.8007        
Total- - -OF62.00   1001108.8007        

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2019RoyalsCF46.10.0%      (4)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (1)0.0%      (0)90.9%    (11)
Total- - -CF46.10.0%      (4)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (1)0.0%      (0)90.9%    (11)
2019RoyalsRF15.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (2)
Total- - -RF15.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (2)
2019RoyalsOF62.00.0%      (4)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (1)0.0%      (0)92.3%    (13)
Total- - -OF62.00.0%      (4)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (1)0.0%      (0)92.3%    (13)

SeasonTeamBattingBase RunningFieldingPositionalOffenseDefenseLeagueReplacementRARWARDollarsSalary
2019Royals-0.20.2 0.00.00.00.10.90.90.1$0.7 
Total- - --0.20.2 0.00.00.00.10.90.90.1$0.7 

  • 2011 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1, Pick: 5, Overall: 5
    • Team: Kansas City Royals
    • School: Gardner Edgerton (KS) HS