Branden Kline

Age: 28
Bats/Throws: R/R
6' 3" / 210
P
Birthdate: 9/29/1991 (28 y, 23 d)
Drafted: 2012 June Amateur Draft - Round: 2, Pick: 5, Overall: 65, Team: Baltimore Orioles
Service Time: 0.000
Reported as the pre-2019 value.
0 years and 0 days days of service time.
  
MiLB Options: 3
Reported as the pre-2019 season number of waiver options remaining.

Prospects Report
Team Rank: 20Overall Rank: NAReported: 2019ETA: 2019  
FastballSliderChangeupCommandFuture Value
65 / 6550 / 5545 / 5040 / 4540

RotoWire News: The Orioles recalled Kline from Triple-A Norfolk ahead of Sunday's 6-4 loss to the Royals. (9/1/2019)

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SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2012Orioles (A-)0004412.09.003.000.75.35561.6 %46.9 %7.7 %4.503.422.99 
2013Orioles (A)1207735.18.153.571.02.33962.3 %48.1 %13.8 %5.864.503.73 
2014Orioles (A+)8602323126.26.752.270.64.33271.3 %45.0 %5.4 %3.843.773.88 
2014Orioles (AA)0203316.24.865.940.54.32165.2 %42.6 %5.3 %5.945.035.34 
2015Orioles (AA)3308839.16.184.350.92.26172.0 %44.9 %10.0 %3.664.904.37 
2018Orioles (A+)10212020.210.021.310.00.35775.0 %35.7 %0.0 %1.311.712.66 
2018Orioles (AA)441532045.09.603.000.60.25475.3 %43.4 %7.0 %1.803.133.32 
2019Depth Charts11015015.07.453.761.36.30971.4 %  4.794.86 0.0
2019Steamer11015015.07.803.721.45.29771.3 %40.6 % 4.854.884.750.0
2019ZiPS44046057.07.113.791.26.31071.4 %  4.744.83 -0.1
2019Orioles (AA)100303.012.006.000.00.250100.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.002.502.83 
2019Orioles (AAA)11218021.011.575.571.71.40466.9 %40.7 %25.0 %6.865.394.30 
2019Orioles14034041.07.464.171.98.29270.0 %39.4 %20.5 %5.935.875.15-0.2
2019Steamer (R)12030030.08.214.321.58.29771.3 %  5.095.23 0.0
2019Depth Charts (R)12030030.07.754.141.55.30970.4 %  5.165.23 0.0
Total- - -14034041.07.464.171.98.29270.0 %39.4 %20.5 %5.935.875.15-0.2

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2012Orioles (A-)004.50440000012.048127614000012
2013Orioles (A)125.86770000035.1161412523414026032
2014Orioles (A+)863.84232300000126.25431436054932037295
2014Orioles (AA)025.94330000016.27418111111100009
2015Orioles (AA)333.66880000039.1172352016419031027
2018Orioles (A+)101.311200021020.283206303010023
2018Orioles (AA)441.8032000151145.018132159315210048
2019Depth Charts114.79150  01 15.0 169826 1  12
2019Steamer114.851500001 15.066159826 1  13
2019ZiPS444.74460  0  57.0 603230824133145
2019Orioles (AA)100.0030000003.0101000200004
2019Orioles (AAA)116.861800021121.0101271716413003027
2019Orioles145.933400005141.0183442827919013034
2019Steamer (R)125.093000001 30.0132301817514 1  27
2019Depth Charts (R)125.16300  01 30.0 311817514 1  26
Total- - -145.933400005141.0183442827919013034

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2012Orioles (A-)9.003.003.000.7525.0 %8.3 %16.7 %.2731.33.35561.6 %  3.42
2013Orioles (A)8.153.572.291.0219.9 %8.7 %11.2 %.2831.56.33962.3 %  4.50
2014Orioles (A+)6.752.272.970.6417.5 %5.9 %11.6 %.2821.38.33271.3 %  3.77
2014Orioles (AA)4.865.940.820.5412.2 %14.9 %-2.7 %.2861.74.32165.2 %  5.03
2015Orioles (AA)6.184.351.420.9215.7 %11.1 %4.7 %.2331.37.26172.0 %  4.90
2018Orioles (A+)10.021.317.670.0027.7 %3.6 %24.1 %.2531.11.35775.0 %  1.71
2018Orioles (AA)9.603.003.200.6026.5 %8.3 %18.2 %.1941.04.25475.3 %  3.13
2019Depth Charts7.453.761.981.36   .2701.46.30971.4 %  4.86
2019Steamer7.803.722.101.4519.7 %9.4 %10.3 %.2611.44.29771.3 %  4.88
2019ZiPS7.113.791.881.26   .2721.47.31071.4 %  4.83
2019Orioles (AA)12.006.002.000.0040.0 %20.0 %20.0 %.1251.00.250100.0 %  2.50
2019Orioles (AAA)11.575.572.081.7126.7 %12.9 %13.9 %.3071.90.40466.9 %  5.39
2019Orioles7.464.171.791.9818.6 %10.4 %8.2 %.2701.54.29270.0 %1261235.87
2019Average8.883.292.691.4023.0 %8.5 %14.4 %.2491.33.29672.3 %  4.49
2019Steamer (R)8.214.321.901.58   .2591.49.29771.3 %  5.23
2019Depth Charts (R)7.754.141.871.55   .2711.51.30970.4 %  5.23
Total- - -7.464.171.791.9818.6 %10.4 %8.2 %.2701.54.29270.0 %1261235.87

SeasonAgeWLGGSIPHRERHRBBSOK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERAFIPWAR
2019274446057.0603230824457.113.791.881.26.2721.47.31071.4 %4.744.83-0.1
2020284445056.0583230823457.233.701.961.29.2691.45.30770.2 %4.824.80-0.1
2021294444055.3573230823457.323.741.961.30.2681.45.30669.8 %4.884.82-0.1

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2012Orioles (A-)1.1512.5 %46.9 %40.6 %30.8 %7.7 %  34.4 %18.8 %46.9 %     2.99
2013Orioles (A)1.7925.0 %48.1 %26.9 %24.1 %13.8 %  43.4 %18.6 %38.1 %     3.73
2014Orioles (A+)1.0713.0 %45.0 %42.0 %16.1 %5.4 %  40.1 %24.4 %35.5 %     3.88
2014Orioles (AA)1.2122.2 %42.6 %35.2 %21.1 %5.3 %  44.4 %31.5 %24.1 %     5.34
2015Orioles (AA)1.3321.2 %44.9 %33.9 %15.0 %10.0 %  43.4 %28.7 %27.9 %     4.37
2018Orioles (A+)0.9526.8 %35.7 %37.5 %19.0 %0.0 %  37.5 %19.6 %42.9 %     2.66
2018Orioles (AA)1.1418.6 %43.4 %38.1 %18.6 %7.0 %  37.9 %21.6 %40.5 %     3.32
2019Orioles (AA)2.0025.0 %50.0 %25.0 %0.0 %0.0 %  50.0 %0.0 %50.0 %     2.83
2019Orioles (AAA)1.5032.2 %40.7 %27.1 %31.3 %25.0 %  34.4 %23.0 %42.6 %     4.30
2019Orioles1.1426.0 %39.4 %34.6 %15.9 %20.5 %8.0 %0.0 %35.9 %35.9 %28.1 %22.7 %36.7 %40.6 %4.981135.15
Total- - -1.1426.0 %39.4 %34.6 %15.9 %20.5 %8.0 %0.0 %35.9 %35.9 %28.1 %22.7 %36.7 %40.6 %4.981135.15

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2012Orioles (A-)151344    237093
2013Orioles (A)5229277    69213282
2014Orioles (A+)1801685227    38110031384
2014Orioles (AA)2319124    121155276
2015Orioles (AA)5340256    254391645
2018Orioles (A+)2021154    105215320
2018Orioles (AA)4943218    254494748
2019Orioles (AA)2110    182846
2019Orioles (AAA)2416195    164258422
2019Orioles504433741019292416708
Total- - -504433741019292416708

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2019Orioles-0.87-3.312.44-6.00-0.660.790.851.041.0426-0.95-0.1588
Total- - --0.87-3.312.44-6.00-0.660.790.851.041.0426-0.95-0.1588

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2019Orioles57.5% (96.3)33.9% (86.7)  8.6% (87.6)   
Total- - -57.5% (96.3)33.9% (86.7)  8.6% (87.6)   

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2019Orioles58.5 %     33.6 %   7.9 %   
Total- - -58.5 %     33.6 %   7.9 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2019Orioles96.1     86.6   87.6  
Total- - -96.1     86.6   87.6  

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2019Orioles57.5 %   8.6 %33.9 %     
Total- - -57.5 %   8.6 %33.9 %     

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2019Orioles96.7   87.987.0    
Total- - -96.7   87.987.0    

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2019Orioles-7.80.8  2.9  -1.920.33  4.76  
Total- - --7.80.8  2.9  -1.920.33  4.76  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2019Orioles-7.6     1.2   2.8  
Total- - --7.6     1.2   2.8  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2019Orioles-1.85     0.51   4.99  
Total- - --1.85     0.51   4.99  

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2019Orioles-7.2   2.90.9    
Total- - --7.2   2.90.9    

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2019Orioles-1.77   4.820.39    
Total- - --1.77   4.820.39    

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2019Orioles26.5 %70.6 %44.5 %59.5 %87.3 %77.5 %40.8 %54.1 %10.0 %
2019Average31.6 %68.5 %47.0 %62.7 %84.9 %76.2 %41.8 %60.9 %11.1 %
Total- - -26.5 %70.6 %44.5 %59.5 %87.3 %77.5 %40.8 %54.1 %10.0 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2019Orioles25.3 %68.7 %44.6 %63.6 %82.5 %76.6 %44.6 %23.5
2019Average30.6 %65.2 %47.0 %59.4 %84.9 %76.2 %47.4 %24.4
Total- - -25.3 %68.7 %44.6 %63.6 %82.5 %76.6 %44.6 %23.5

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2019Orioles25.5 %67.8 %44.6 %62.6 %83.0 %76.6 %45.2 %23.9
Total- - -25.5 %67.8 %44.6 %62.6 %83.0 %76.6 %45.2 %23.9

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2019Orioles (AA)P303.0000  0          
2019Orioles (AAA)P18021.0401  0          
2019OriolesP34041.0220000000 0   1.000 
Total- - -P34041.0220000000 0   1.000 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSZrCERArSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZFSRFRMARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2019OriolesP41.00 0  0-1-1     -0.6      
Total- - -P41.00 0  0-1-1     -0.6      

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2019OriolesP41.00.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (2)
Total- - -P41.00.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (2)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2019Orioles-0.30.0-0.1-0.1-2.3-0.2($1.8) 
Total- - --0.30.0-0.1-0.1-2.3-0.2($1.8) 

  • 2012 June Amateur Draft - Round: 2, Pick: 5, Overall: 65
    • Team: Baltimore Orioles
    • School: Virginia
  • 2009 June Amateur Draft - Round: 6, Pick: 27, Overall: 198
    • Team: Boston Red Sox
    • School: Governor Thomas Johnson HS