Matt Strahm

Age: 26
Bats/Throws: R/L
6' 3" / 185
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Prospects Report
Team Rank: 1Overall Rank: 72Reported: 2017ETA: 2017  
FastballCurveballChangeupCommandFuture Value
60 / 6060 / 7045 / 5050 / 6055

RotoWire News: Strahm will be given the chance to compete for a rotation spot in spring training, AJ Cassavell of MLB.com reports. "I'm showing up to camp as a starter," Strahm said. "I'm going to come in, hopefully get an opportunity to compete for one of those five spots. As soon as Oct. 1 hits, I'm preparing myself as a starter." (9/19/2018)

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SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2012Royals (R)13019030.112.465.040.30.37948.5 %51.3 %3.8 %5.644.174.65 
2014Royals (R)10110119.212.364.580.46.22576.5 %48.7 %10.0 %2.293.623.59 
2015Royals (A)21414026.013.154.150.35.23477.2 %46.8 %5.6 %2.082.682.72 
2015Royals (A+)161151168.010.992.510.93.25575.6 %34.2 %9.5 %2.783.212.60 
2016Royals (AA)3802218102.19.412.021.23.32075.4 %39.3 %14.4 %3.433.723.05 
2016Royals22021022.012.274.500.00.28384.0 %46.7 %0.0 %1.232.063.040.8
2017Royals (AAA)000405.012.600.000.00.200100.0 %40.0 %0.0 %0.000.922.56 
2017Royals25024334.29.615.711.56.27970.8 %37.1 %15.4 %5.455.445.19-0.2
2018THE BAT23025548.09.433.691.42.30273.6 %  4.244.48  
2018ATC57037982.09.834.031.21.30272.0 %  4.204.28  
2018Depth Charts23025548.09.873.641.53.30873.2 %  4.484.55 0.2
2018Steamer33025547.09.743.731.12.28774.6 %42.2 % 3.804.014.170.5
2018ZiPS470341283.710.003.551.94.31671.9 %  5.165.09 0.1
2018Padres (AA)1009214.113.812.510.63.40680.7 %42.4 %8.3 %2.512.542.71 
2018Padres34041561.110.133.080.88.22686.1 %34.9 %9.2 %2.053.363.840.9
Total- - -7110868118.010.374.120.92.25280.0 %37.5 %10.3 %2.903.734.081.5

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2012Royals (R)135.641900003230.1151342919117045142
2014Royals (R)102.291010012019.2791065110011027
2015Royals (A)212.081400041126.01001276112020038
2015Royals (A+)162.7815110011068.0275482521719055083
2016Royals (AA)383.43221800001102.1425102473914230611107
2016Royals221.232100006022.0881343011111030
2017Royals (AAA)000.0040000105.0172000000007
2017Royals255.452430005034.2154302221622233037
2018THE BAT234.24255  0  48.020644252382012  50
2018ATC574.20379  01 82.0 724138113746  89
2018Depth Charts234.48255  01 48.0 452624819 3  53
2018Steamer333.802550001 47.0201412220620 2  51
2018ZiPS475.163412  0  83.7 8451481833153193
2018Padres (AA)102.51920002014.161145414021022
2018Padres342.054150007061.1245391614621132069
Total- - -7112.90868000180118.048782423812544760136

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2012Royals (R)12.465.042.470.3027.8 %11.3 %16.6 %.2621.68.37948.5 %  4.17
2014Royals (R)12.364.582.700.4634.2 %12.7 %21.5 %.1471.02.22576.5 %  3.62
2015Royals (A)13.154.153.170.3538.0 %12.0 %26.0 %.1400.92.23477.2 %  2.68
2015Royals (A+)10.992.514.370.9330.2 %6.9 %23.3 %.1910.99.25575.6 %  3.21
2016Royals (AA)9.412.024.651.2325.2 %5.4 %19.8 %.2581.22.32075.4 %  3.72
2016Royals12.274.502.730.0034.1 %12.5 %21.6 %.1711.09.28384.0 %29492.06
2016Average8.103.142.581.1721.1 %8.2 %12.9 %.2521.32.29872.9 %  4.24
2017Royals (AAA)12.600.007.000.0041.2 %0.0 %41.2 %.1180.40.200100.0 %  0.92
2017Royals9.615.711.681.5624.0 %14.3 %9.7 %.2331.50.27970.8 %1231265.44
2017Average8.343.292.531.2721.6 %8.5 %13.1 %.2521.34.29772.6 %  4.40
2018THE BAT9.433.692.561.42   .2471.34.30273.6 %  4.48
2018ATC9.834.032.441.21   .2381.33.30272.0 %  4.28
2018Depth Charts9.873.642.711.53   .2501.34.30873.2 %  4.55
2018Steamer9.743.732.611.1225.3 %9.7 %15.6 %.2291.29.28774.6 %  4.01
2018ZiPS10.003.552.821.94   .2631.40.31671.9 %  5.09
2018Padres (AA)13.812.515.500.6336.1 %6.6 %29.5 %.2551.26.40680.7 %  2.54
2018Padres10.133.083.290.8828.2 %8.6 %19.6 %.1760.98.22686.1 %53833.36
2018Average8.533.252.631.1622.3 %8.5 %13.8 %.2451.30.29372.8 %  4.19
Total- - -10.374.122.520.9227.9 %11.1 %16.8 %.1921.15.25280.0 %69893.73

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2012Royals (R)1.5816.3 %51.3 %32.5 %11.5 %3.8 %  46.1 %25.8 %28.1 %     4.65
2014Royals (R)1.9025.6 %48.7 %25.6 %20.0 %10.0 %  47.5 %12.5 %40.0 %     3.59
2015Royals (A)1.2214.9 %46.8 %38.3 %38.9 %5.6 %  35.4 %22.9 %41.7 %     2.72
2015Royals (A+)0.7419.9 %34.2 %46.0 %27.0 %9.5 %  37.3 %30.2 %32.5 %     2.60
2016Royals (AA)1.1326.1 %39.3 %34.6 %24.7 %14.4 %  40.1 %24.9 %35.0 %     3.05
2016Royals1.6224.4 %46.7 %28.9 %7.7 %0.0 %14.3 %100.0 %34.8 %32.6 %32.6 %21.7 %47.8 %30.4 %3.07713.04
2017Royals (AAA)0.670.0 %40.0 %60.0 %0.0 %0.0 %  50.0 %10.0 %40.0 %     2.56
2017Royals0.8519.1 %37.1 %43.8 %12.8 %15.4 %6.1 %33.3 %35.9 %33.7 %30.4 %22.8 %48.9 %28.3 %4.751185.19
2018Padres (AA)1.1721.2 %42.4 %36.4 %33.3 %8.3 %  30.3 %33.3 %36.4 %     2.71
2018Padres0.8021.5 %34.9 %43.6 %13.8 %9.2 %9.6 %33.3 %35.5 %33.6 %30.9 %22.4 %43.4 %34.2 %3.36943.84
Total- - -0.9121.2 %37.5 %41.3 %12.8 %10.3 %9.4 %42.9 %35.5 %33.4 %31.0 %22.4 %45.9 %31.7 %3.71974.08

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2012Royals (R)4126133    79215294
2014Royals (R)1910102    42126168
2015Royals (A)221877    88215303
2015Royals (A+)55743220    3166871003
2016Royals (AA)110977324    56010691629
2016Royals211311131113175258433
2017Royals (AAA)4600    214263
2017Royals333917523120251396647
2018Padres (AA)141274    81174255
2018Padres526532953131335663998
Total- - -106117601510736476113172078

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2016Royals1.33-1.242.5810.201.031.442.271.801.75200.760.17112
2017Royals-0.74-3.382.64-6.22-0.611.190.870.921.03210.03-0.6664
2018Padres0.78-3.734.5111.981.240.980.961.061.19360.98-0.18125
Total- - -1.37-8.369.7215.961.661.131.051.201.29771.77-0.562911

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2016Royals78.1% (93.8)2.3% (85.9) 11.2% (76.6)8.4% (84.3)  0.9%
2017Royals67.4% (93.6)15.6% (83.7) 8.0% (77.9)9.0% (84.8)  1.2%
2018Padres58.0% (93.5)15.3% (87.1) 12.3% (78.0)14.3% (86.0)  0.1%
Total- - -65.1% (93.6)12.7% (85.7) 10.8% (77.7)11.4% (85.5)  0.6%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2016Royals78.4 %  0.2 %  0.2 %11.1 %  10.1 %   
2017Royals65.3 %    0.6 %15.9 %9.5 %  8.7 %   
2018Padres58.3 %     15.5 %11.8 %  14.3 %   
Total- - -64.6 %  0.1 % 0.2 %12.5 %10.9 %  11.7 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2016Royals93.8  83.9  78.676.5  84.6  
2017Royals93.7    93.683.680.2  84.9  
2018Padres93.4     86.877.8  86.0  
Total- - -93.6  83.9 93.685.578.2  85.5  

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2016Royals77.9 %   8.5 %2.4 %11.3 %    
2017Royals67.3 %   8.9 %16.2 %7.6 %    
2018Padres58.0 %   14.3 %15.3 %12.3 %    
Total- - -65.0 %   11.4 %12.9 %10.7 %    

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2016Royals94.5   85.086.177.3   
2017Royals94.1   85.283.978.2   
2018Padres94.0   86.687.678.4   
Total- - -94.2   86.086.178.1   

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2016Royals6.2-0.3 -0.11.5  1.84-2.99 -0.284.09  
2017Royals0.6-1.0 -0.40.9  0.14-1.03 -0.861.48  
2018Padres3.90.9 0.75.8  0.670.58 0.554.04  
Total- - -10.7-0.4 0.18.1  0.79-0.17 0.043.42  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2016Royals6.5  0.3  0.0-0.1  0.7  
2017Royals2.6    -1.3-1.1-0.7  0.8  
2018Padres4.4     1.50.7  5.8  
Total- - -13.5  0.3 -1.30.4-0.1  7.4  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2016Royals1.96  29.09  -4.60-0.27  1.73  
2017Royals0.62    -33.14-1.07-1.12  1.48  
2018Padres0.76     0.980.58  4.09  
Total- - -1.01  29.09 -33.140.14-0.06  3.07  

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2016Royals6.4   1.5-0.3-0.2   
2017Royals1.0   0.9-1.50.0   
2018Padres4.7   5.81.10.9   
Total- - -12.1   8.2-0.60.7   

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2016Royals1.93   4.05-2.90-0.36   
2017Royals0.23   1.54-1.44-0.01   
2018Padres0.81   4.090.750.71   
Total- - -0.90   3.47-0.240.32   

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2016Royals27.1 %65.4 %43.4 %64.2 %75.6 %71.5 %42.4 %53.4 %12.2 %
2016Average30.3 %66.7 %46.5 %63.9 %86.3 %78.2 %44.6 %60.3 %10.1 %
2017Royals24.2 %63.6 %43.7 %59.5 %82.4 %76.0 %49.6 %59.1 %10.4 %
2017Average29.9 %66.7 %46.5 %62.9 %85.5 %77.5 %45.0 %60.3 %10.4 %
2018Padres30.0 %67.4 %47.7 %56.3 %82.1 %73.5 %47.3 %66.5 %12.6 %
2018Average30.9 %67.3 %46.6 %62.8 %85.5 %77.0 %43.0 %60.6 %10.7 %
Total- - -27.7 %65.7 %45.6 %58.9 %81.0 %73.9 %47.0 %61.8 %11.8 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2016Royals25.8 %60.9 %43.3 %63.6 %73.6 %70.7 %49.9 %22.1
2016Average30.6 %63.9 %46.5 %62.1 %86.5 %78.1 %47.8 %22.7
2017Royals22.3 %60.7 %44.1 %56.5 %81.5 %76.0 %56.7 %22.5
2017Average30.3 %64.1 %46.5 %61.2 %85.8 %77.4 %47.9 %23.8
2018Padres29.7 %63.4 %47.8 %54.0 %81.2 %73.4 %53.7 %24.5
2018Average30.4 %64.4 %46.6 %60.1 %85.6 %76.9 %47.7 %23.5
Total- - -26.7 %62.1 %45.7 %56.7 %79.9 %73.6 %53.9 %23.3

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2016Royals25.9 %61.2 %43.3 %66.1 %72.7 %70.7 %49.2 %23.0
2017Royals23.9 %60.1 %44.0 %58.8 %81.4 %76.0 %55.7 %23.5
2018Padres28.4 %63.7 %47.8 %57.0 %79.4 %73.4 %54.9 %25.1
Total- - -26.5 %62.1 %45.7 %59.5 %78.8 %73.6 %54.0 %24.2

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2012Royals (R)P19030.1042  0          
2014Royals (R)P10119.2021  1          
2015Royals (A)P14026.0030  0          
2015Royals (A+)P151168.02112  0          
2016Royals (AA)P2218102.11120  1          
2016RoyalsP21022.0100000000 0   1.000 
2017Royals (AAA)P405.0000  0          
2017RoyalsP24334.2120000000 0   1.000 
2018Padres (AA)P9214.1100  0          
2018PadresP41561.1291100000 3   .917 
Total- - -P868118.04111100000 3   .938 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSZrCERArSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2016RoyalsP22.00 0  000           
2017RoyalsP34.20 0  00-1           
2018PadresP61.10 0  011           
Total- - -P118.0-1 0  010           

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2016RoyalsP22.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)
2017RoyalsP34.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (2)
2018PadresP61.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (2)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)33.3%      (3)100.0%      (6)
Total- - -P118.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (2)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)33.3%      (3)88.9%      (9)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2016Royals1.10.10.30.37.80.8$6.4 
2017Royals-0.10.10.00.1-1.9-0.2($1.4) 
2018Padres1.80.90.00.98.30.9$7.1 
Total- - -2.81.10.21.314.21.5$12.1 

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  • 2012 June Amateur Draft - Round: 21, Pick: 5, Overall: 643
    • Team: Kansas City Royals
    • School: Neosho County CC