Bubba Starling

Age: 27
Bats/Throws: R/R
6' 4" / 210
OF
Birthdate: 8/3/1992 (27 y, 19 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 not starting Wednesday against the Orioles. (8/21/2019)

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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 %.138.374.310.358.448.34695    
2019Royals29115214815.2 %33.0 %.083.294.204.246.287.232370.0-9.30.7-0.4
2019ZiPS (R)155716515.8 %32.0 %.118.280.200.252.319.24647-0.1-4.00.6-0.1
2019Steamer (R)239429915.6 %26.8 %.122.306.234.281.356.273650.0-4.2-0.2-0.1
2019Depth Charts (R)239829915.7 %29.4 %.120.294.217.267.337.259560.0-5.60.7-0.1
2019THE BAT (R)23992101016.0 %25.7 %.128.290.227.279.354.27164    
Total- - -29115214815.2 %33.0 %.083.294.204.246.287.232370.0-9.30.7-0.4

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
2019Royals2910811522173021486038001210.204
2019ZiPS (R)155357117301653018001 10.200
2019Steamer (R)2387942014402995025110 11.234
2019Depth Charts (R)2391982013402996029111 11.217
2019THE BAT (R)239199211450210106025110210.227
Total- - -2910811522173021486038001210.204

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  0.341-2.0.34695
2019Royals5.2 %33.0 %0.16.204.246.287.533.0834.4.294-0.20.00.26-8.9.23237
2019Average8.5 %22.7 %0.37.254.324.438.761.1845.0.299     .321 
2019ZiPS (R)5.8 %32.0 %0.18.200.252.319.571.1184.5.2800.0 0.04-3.7.24647
2019Steamer (R)5.6 %26.8 %0.21.234.281.356.637.1224.3.3060.1 0.08-3.9.27365
2019Depth Charts (R)5.7 %29.4 %0.19.217.267.337.604.1204.3.2940.0 0.07-5.3.25956
2019THE BAT (R)6.0 %25.7 %0.23.227.279.354.633.1284.3.290  0.18-4.3.27164
Total- - -5.2 %33.0 %0.16.204.246.287.533.0834.4.294-0.20.00.26-8.9.23237

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 %   
2019Royals1.5525.0 %45.6 %29.4 %10.0 %10.0 %9.7 %33.3 %47.9 %33.8 %18.3 %22.5 %46.5 %31.0 %
Total- - -1.5525.0 %45.6 %29.4 %10.0 %10.0 %9.7 %33.3 %47.9 %33.8 %18.3 %22.5 %46.5 %31.0 %

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
2019Royals3120172331140271411
Total- - -3120172331140271411

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIphLIPHWPA/LIClutch
2019Royals-1.24-2.160.92-9.17-0.920.86 0-0.92-0.51
Total- - --1.24-2.160.92-9.17-0.920.86 0-0.92-0.51

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2019Royals53.3% (93.1)25.5% (83.3)2.2% (89.9)8.0% (78.2)10.7% (82.7)0.2% (82.0)  
Total- - -53.3% (93.1)25.5% (83.3)2.2% (89.9)8.0% (78.2)10.7% (82.7)0.2% (82.0)  

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2019Royals37.5 %8.5 %3.9 %0.2 % 6.8 %23.6 %8.5 %0.2 % 10.7 %   
Total- - -37.5 %8.5 %3.9 %0.2 % 6.8 %23.6 %8.5 %0.2 % 10.7 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2019Royals93.091.889.482.0 95.083.078.477.9 82.9  
Total- - -93.091.889.482.0 95.083.078.477.9 82.9  

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2019Royals40.4 %2.9 %0.2 %12.4 %10.7 %24.6 %8.8 %    
Total- - -40.4 %2.9 %0.2 %12.4 %10.7 %24.6 %8.8 %    

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2019Royals93.591.382.492.883.183.578.8   
Total- - -93.591.382.492.883.183.578.8   

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2019Royals-4.6-3.71.10.0-2.1-0.1 -2.11-3.4811.85-0.08-4.79-14.77 
Total- - --4.6-3.71.10.0-2.1-0.1 -2.11-3.4811.85-0.08-4.79-14.77 

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2019Royals-2.2-1.60.8-0.1 -0.8-3.4-0.30.0 -2.0  
Total- - --2.2-1.60.8-0.1 -0.8-3.4-0.30.0 -2.0  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2019Royals-1.42-4.544.76-14.77 -2.87-3.49-0.872.81 -4.58  
Total- - --1.42-4.544.76-14.77 -2.87-3.49-0.872.81 -4.58  

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2019Royals-1.9-0.1-0.1-2.6 -2.6-0.2   
Total- - --1.9-0.1-0.1-2.6 -2.6-0.2   

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2019Royals-1.14-0.64-14.77-5.07-4.79-2.60-0.56   
Total- - --1.14-0.64-14.77-5.07-4.79-2.60-0.56   

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2019Royals32.1 %69.5 %48.2 %46.7 %86.2 %71.2 %43.1 %62.6 %13.9 %
2019Average31.5 %68.6 %47.0 %62.8 %85.0 %76.4 %41.9 %61.0 %11.1 %
Total- - -32.1 %69.5 %48.2 %46.7 %86.2 %71.2 %43.1 %62.6 %13.9 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2019Royals30.0 %68.6 %48.2 %35.4 %88.7 %71.2 %47.2 %21.5
2019Average30.6 %65.3 %47.0 %59.5 %85.0 %76.3 %47.5 %24.3
Total- - -30.0 %68.6 %48.2 %35.4 %88.7 %71.2 %47.2 %21.5

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2019Royals29.3 %68.9 %48.2 %38.1 %86.7 %71.2 %47.7 %21.9
Total- - -29.3 %68.9 %48.2 %38.1 %86.7 %71.2 %47.7 %21.9

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2019RoyalsLF3113.0100000000     1.000 
Total- - -LF3113.0100000000     1.000 
2019Royals (AAA)CF5151436.011252  3          
2019RoyalsCF2221174.15030000100     1.000 
Total- - -CF2221174.15030000100     1.000 
2019Royals (AAA)RF1818150.03530  0          
2019RoyalsRF10770.01801010000     .947 
Total- - -RF10770.01801010000     .947 
2019RoyalsOF3529257.16931010100     .986 
Total- - -OF3529257.16931010100     .986 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSZrCERArSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZFSRFRMARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2019RoyalsLF13.00   00-1-100 1        
Total- - -LF13.00   00-1-100 1        
2019RoyalsCF174.10   21-124239.92912  1.2 -1.30.30.2-0.2
Total- - -CF174.10   21-124239.92912  1.2 -1.30.30.2-0.2
2019RoyalsRF70.00   00111312.9232  -0.3 1.1-0.20.79.4
Total- - -RF70.00   00111312.9232  -0.3 1.1-0.20.79.4
2019RoyalsOF257.10   21-125551.92715  0.9 -0.20.10.94.0
Total- - -OF257.10   21-125551.92715  0.9 -0.20.10.94.0

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2019RoyalsLF13.00.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (1)
Total- - -LF13.00.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (1)
2019RoyalsCF174.10.0%    (15)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)66.7%     (3)50.0%      (2)97.8%    (45)
Total- - -CF174.10.0%    (15)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)66.7%     (3)50.0%      (2)97.8%    (45)
2019RoyalsRF70.00.0%      (3)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%    (14)
Total- - -RF70.00.0%      (3)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%    (14)
2019RoyalsOF257.10.0%    (19)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)66.7%     (3)50.0%      (2)98.3%    (60)
Total- - -OF257.10.0%    (19)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)66.7%     (3)50.0%      (2)98.3%    (60)

SeasonTeamBattingBase RunningFieldingPositionalOffenseDefenseLeagueReplacementRARWARDollarsSalary
2019Royals-9.30.00.9-0.1-9.30.70.43.6-4.5-0.4($3.5) 
Total- - --9.30.00.9-0.1-9.30.70.43.6-4.5-0.4($3.5) 

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