Lance McCullers Jr.

Age: 24
Bats/Throws: L/R
6' 1" / 205
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RotoWire News: McCullers (10-4) allowed six runs on four hits and five walks with one strikeout and lasted just four innings in a loss Wednesday to the Athletics. (7/12/2018)

5/24/2018
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The Astros' Staff Is the Best Ever* by Travis Sawchik
5/21/2018
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When Lance McCullers Stops McCullersing by Jake Mailhot
4/25/2018
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The Astros Just Did Something Pretty Special by Jay Jaffe
10/22/2017
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Lance McCullers Curveballs and Tandems the Astros … by Travis Sawchik
10/17/2017
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A.J. Hinch Is Right About Lance McCullers by Dave Cameron



SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2012Astros (R)0104411.09.821.640.00.31383.3 %51.6 %0.0 %1.641.802.15 
2012Astros (R)0304415.010.206.001.20.21655.0 %52.6 %16.7 %4.805.374.36 
2013Astros (A)6502519104.210.064.210.26.32768.6 %55.5 %4.3 %3.183.053.22 
2014Astros (A+)364251897.010.675.201.67.32171.5 %48.0 %20.2 %5.475.734.41 
2015Astros (AA)3117532.013.503.940.28.23491.5 %39.7 %3.8 %0.562.202.66 
2015Astros6702222125.29.243.080.72.28875.0 %46.5 %9.3 %3.223.263.502.7
2015Astros000116.19.952.841.42.07787.0 %42.9 %16.7 %2.844.874.22 
2016Astros (AA)000113.012.000.003.00.286100.0 %28.6 %50.0 %3.004.851.30 
2016Astros (AAA)000115.012.603.600.00.200100.0 %70.0 %0.0 %0.002.122.60 
2016Astros650141481.011.785.000.56.38381.4 %57.3 %11.9 %3.223.003.062.1
2017Astros (AA)100115.03.601.800.00.31366.7 %46.7 %0.0 %3.603.124.04 
2017Astros (AAA)010113.03.0015.000.00.30062.5 %50.0 %0.0 %9.008.058.96 
2017Astros7402222118.210.013.030.61.33067.6 %61.3 %12.7 %4.253.103.173.0
2017Astros1015320.28.273.920.44.24581.3 %54.0 %7.1 %2.613.844.41 
2018THE BAT10602424139.010.113.710.92.31375.3 %  3.513.62  
2018ATC10602525138.010.013.460.79.32772.9 %  3.673.36  
2018Depth Charts9602424139.09.823.460.83.32074.7 %  3.523.47 3.2
2018Steamer10702424137.09.563.490.88.30573.7 %53.2 % 3.613.613.622.9
2018Fans (9)11702525140.010.293.340.71.31773.0 %  3.533.11 3.5
2018ZiPS8502424128.710.073.430.77.32675.7 %  3.433.34 3.2
2018Astros10401919112.19.533.450.88.26870.5 %55.9 %14.3 %3.773.633.481.9
2018ZiPS (R)33 101055.010.083.510.83.33174.1 %  3.633.45 1.1
2018Steamer (R)4309954.09.753.520.84.30473.9 %  3.503.50 1.0
2018Depth Charts (R)4309954.09.923.510.83.32274.0 %  3.573.48 1.0
2018THE BAT (R)430101055.010.043.430.89.29776.6 %  3.193.48  
Total- - -292007777437.29.993.520.70.31273.3 %54.9 %11.7 %3.643.263.329.7
Postseason- - -1016427.08.673.670.67.21082.2 %51.6 %10.0 %2.674.084.37 

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2012Astros (R)011.64440000011.046102202000012
2012Astros (R)034.80440000015.06710118210013017
2013Astros (A)653.18251900002104.24479249373491642117
2014Astros (A+)365.4725180041097.0436956359185607111115
2015Astros (AA)310.56750010032.01291642114023048
2015Astros673.22222210000125.2520106494510432581129
2015Astros002.8411000006.1252221202007
2016Astros (AA)003.0011000003.0123111000004
2016Astros (AAA)000.0011000005.0192000200107
2016Astros653.2214140000081.03528029295451092106
2017Astros (AA)103.6011000005.0195220100002
2017Astros (AAA)019.0011000003.0163330510101
2017Astros744.25222200000118.2512114615684011181132
2017Astros102.61530010020.282136619040019
2018THE BAT1063.512424  0  139.05881225954145727  156
2018ATC1063.672525  00 138.0 1276156125316  154
2018Depth Charts963.522424  00 139.0 12659541353 7  151
2018Steamer1073.6124240000 137.057812360551353 6  145
2018Fans (9)1173.532525  0  140.0 12059551152 5  160
2018ZiPS853.432424  0  128.7 1175249114927112144
2018Astros1043.77191900000112.1460865147114307101119
2018ZiPS (R)333.631010     55.0 522422522 3  62
2018Steamer (R)433.50990000 54.0228482321521 3  59
2018Depth Charts (R)433.5799  00 54.0 502422521 3  60
2018THE BAT (R)433.191010  0  55.022845211952113  61
Total- - -29203.64777710000437.2184438619017734171423355486
Postseason- - -102.67640010027.01071588211060026

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2012Astros (R)9.821.646.000.0026.1 %4.4 %21.7 %.2271.09.31383.3 %  1.80
2012Astros (R)10.206.001.701.2025.4 %14.9 %10.4 %.1791.33.21655.0 %  5.37
2013Astros (A)10.064.212.390.2626.2 %11.0 %15.2 %.2351.35.32768.6 %  3.05
2014Astros (A+)10.675.202.051.6726.4 %12.8 %13.5 %.2551.56.32171.5 %  5.73
2015Astros (AA)13.503.943.430.2837.2 %10.9 %26.4 %.1420.94.23491.5 %  2.20
2015Astros9.243.083.000.7224.8 %8.3 %16.5 %.2251.19.28875.0 %83813.26
2015Astros9.952.843.501.4228.0 %8.0 %20.0 %.0950.63.07787.0 %731214.87
2015Average7.762.922.661.0220.4 %7.7 %12.7 %.2511.29.29672.9 %  4.03
2016Astros (AA)12.000.004.003.0033.3 %0.0 %33.3 %.2501.00.286100.0 %  4.85
2016Astros (AAA)12.603.603.500.0036.8 %10.5 %26.3 %.1180.80.200100.0 %  2.12
2016Astros11.785.002.360.5630.1 %12.8 %17.3 %.2611.54.38381.4 %79713.00
2016Average8.103.142.581.1721.1 %8.2 %12.9 %.2521.32.29872.9 %  4.24
2017Astros (AA)3.601.802.000.0010.5 %5.3 %5.3 %.2781.20.31366.7 %  3.12
2017Astros (AAA)3.0015.000.200.006.3 %31.3 %-25.0 %.2732.67.30062.5 %  8.05
2017Astros10.013.033.300.6125.8 %7.8 %18.0 %.2471.30.33067.6 %100713.10
2017Astros8.273.922.110.4423.2 %11.0 %12.2 %.1881.06.24581.3 %62883.84
2017Average8.343.292.531.2721.6 %8.5 %13.1 %.2521.34.29772.6 %  4.40
2018THE BAT10.113.712.720.92   .2371.29.31375.3 %  3.62
2018ATC10.013.462.890.79   .2451.30.32772.9 %  3.36
2018Depth Charts9.823.462.840.83   .2431.29.32074.7 %  3.47
2018Steamer9.563.492.740.8825.1 %9.2 %15.9 %.2381.29.30573.7 %  3.61
2018Fans (9)10.293.343.080.71   .2331.23.31773.0 %  3.11
2018ZiPS10.073.432.940.77   .2441.29.32675.7 %  3.34
2018Astros9.533.452.770.8825.9 %9.4 %16.5 %.2101.15.26870.5 %93883.63
2018Average8.533.282.601.1422.3 %8.6 %13.7 %.2441.30.29373.1 %  4.18
2018ZiPS (R)10.083.512.870.83   .2491.32.33174.1 %  3.45
2018Steamer (R)9.753.522.770.84   .2341.28.30473.9 %  3.50
2018Depth Charts (R)9.923.512.820.83   .2441.30.32274.0 %  3.48
2018THE BAT (R)10.043.432.930.89   .2251.20.29776.6 %  3.48
Total- - -9.993.522.840.7026.4 %9.3 %17.1 %.2341.27.31273.3 %90783.26
Postseason- - -8.673.672.360.6724.3 %10.3 %14.0 %.1670.96.21082.2 %64964.08

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2012Astros (R)2.0022.6 %51.6 %25.8 %37.5 %0.0 %  46.9 %12.5 %40.6 %     2.15
2012Astros (R)1.6715.8 %52.6 %31.6 %0.0 %16.7 %  46.2 %20.5 %33.3 %     4.36
2013Astros (A)2.0917.9 %55.5 %26.6 %18.6 %4.3 %  46.6 %22.2 %31.3 %     3.22
2014Astros (A+)1.3616.7 %48.0 %35.3 %15.7 %20.2 %  43.8 %26.4 %29.8 %     4.41
2015Astros (AA)0.9619.0 %39.7 %41.3 %26.9 %3.8 %  43.1 %27.7 %29.2 %     2.66
2015Astros1.4621.8 %46.5 %31.8 %9.3 %9.3 %6.3 %100.0 %36.7 %37.9 %25.4 %21.0 %50.1 %28.9 %3.57863.50
2015Astros1.0014.3 %42.9 %42.9 %33.3 %16.7 %0.0 %0.0 %      2.931044.22
2016Astros (AA)1.0042.9 %28.6 %28.6 %0.0 %50.0 %  50.0 %12.5 %37.5 %     1.30
2016Astros (AAA)3.5010.0 %70.0 %20.0 %0.0 %0.0 %  60.0 %10.0 %30.0 %     2.60
2016Astros2.7121.6 %57.3 %21.1 %9.5 %11.9 %2.6 %100.0 %35.3 %34.8 %29.9 %19.9 %54.7 %25.4 %3.68723.06
2017Astros (AA)1.7526.7 %46.7 %26.7 %0.0 %0.0 %  62.5 %12.5 %25.0 %     4.04
2017Astros (AAA)2.5030.0 %50.0 %20.0 %50.0 %0.0 %  60.0 %20.0 %20.0 %     8.96
2017Astros3.1419.2 %61.3 %19.5 %3.2 %12.7 %8.6 %16.7 %46.8 %32.8 %20.4 %20.7 %51.4 %28.0 %3.41723.17
2017Astros1.9318.0 %54.0 %28.0 %7.1 %7.1 %3.7 %0.0 %      4.021004.41
2018Astros2.1017.6 %55.9 %26.6 %5.2 %14.3 %7.4 %0.0 %46.4 %32.6 %21.0 %19.2 %48.5 %32.3 %3.64843.48
Total- - -2.1820.0 %54.9 %25.2 %6.9 %11.7 %6.6 %50.0 %41.8 %34.6 %23.6 %20.3 %50.9 %28.9 %3.57793.32
Postseason- - -1.6517.2 %51.6 %31.3 %15.0 %10.0 %3.0 %0.0 %      3.791014.37

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2012Astros (R)16873    86876
2012Astros (R)201260    4893141
2013Astros (A)146704713    253656909
2014Astros (A+)121894214    3586921050
2015Astros (AA)2526127    181306487
2015Astros158108741010335180113082109
2015Astros662200033872110
2016Astros (AA)2230    183048
2016Astros (AAA)7210    263864
2016Astros11442434322325028401342
2017Astros (AA)7440    213960
2017Astros (AAA)5231    303363
2017Astros1986362217615574712672014
2017Astros27149110014124196320
2018Astros1627751412106769911391838
Total- - -6322902302042126205274945547303
Postseason- - -332011310017162268430

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2015Astros0.60-8.749.3410.031.081.03 0.881.12210.90-0.3100
2015Astros0.12-0.360.480.880.091.00 0.872.3210.14-0.0100
2016Astros0.76-6.146.909.551.041.08 0.871.41140.230.4800
2017Astros0.05-9.719.762.690.351.070.960.871.39220.42-0.3700
2017Astros0.61-0.901.515.620.580.920.790.821.2940.490.1720
2018Astros0.74-7.598.334.920.581.000.940.871.01191.25-0.5100
Total- - -2.15-32.1934.3427.193.051.040.950.881.22762.79-0.7300
Postseason- - -0.73-1.261.996.500.670.940.790.831.4950.620.1520

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2015Astros53.8% (94.5)  36.3% (84.1)9.9% (88.9)  0.4%
2016Astros43.0% (93.9)  49.5% (85.2)7.5% (88.1)  0.3%
2017Astros40.3% (94.2)0.3% (88.2) 47.4% (85.6)12.0% (88.8)  0.0%
2018Astros36.7% (94.1)  46.2% (85.9)17.1% (87.3)   
Total- - -43.8% (94.2)0.1% (88.2) 44.3% (85.2)11.9% (88.2)  0.2%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2015Astros54.6 %1.8 %0.8 %   0.7 %7.7 %28.0 % 6.4 %  0.1 %
2016Astros41.4 %       49.6 % 9.0 %   
2017Astros39.8 %       47.4 % 12.7 %  0.1 %
2018Astros1.3 %35.2 %      46.1 % 17.5 %   
Total- - -34.6 %9.4 %0.2 %   0.2 %2.2 %41.9 % 11.4 %  0.0 %

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2015Astros94.293.691.5   84.584.284.1 88.3  
2016Astros93.8       85.1 89.3  
2017Astros94.2       85.6 89.0  
2018Astros93.594.1      85.9 87.2  
Total- - -94.194.191.5   84.584.285.3 88.2  

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2015Astros53.7 %   9.9 %1.3 %35.1 %   0.1 %
2016Astros41.7 %1.1 % 0.5 %7.5 %0.8 %48.5 %    
2017Astros8.4 %  32.0 %12.0 % 47.6 %   0.1 %
2018Astros3.2 %0.4 % 33.1 %17.2 % 46.1 %    
Total- - -26.3 %0.3 % 17.3 %11.9 %0.5 %43.8 %   0.0 %

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2015Astros95.2   89.786.884.8   
2016Astros94.593.6 94.988.787.185.7   
2017Astros94.7  94.489.2 86.0   
2018Astros94.893.9 94.687.7 86.3   
Total- - -94.993.7 94.588.786.985.7   

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2015Astros-5.4  17.6-1.5  -0.48  2.31-0.72  
2016Astros-14.8  21.8-4.9  -2.57  3.29-4.84  
2017Astros-5.3-0.4 15.4-5.5  -0.65-5.98 1.61-2.28  
2018Astros0.7  1.76.7  0.10  0.202.14  
Total- - --24.8-0.4 56.4-5.1  -0.78-5.98 1.75-0.59  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2015Astros-6.60.91.2   -0.76.212.1 -0.7  
2016Astros-12.3       21.4 -6.4  
2017Astros-5.2       14.8 -4.1  
2018Astros-0.71.2      2.9 7.0  
Total- - --24.82.11.2   -0.76.251.2 -4.2  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2015Astros-0.572.387.23   -4.703.842.06 -0.51  
2016Astros-2.23       3.22 -5.34  
2017Astros-0.65       1.55 -1.60  
2018Astros-3.210.19      0.34 2.18  
Total- - --0.980.317.23   -4.703.841.68 -0.51  

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2015Astros-3.7   -1.10.017.9   
2016Astros-11.9-0.3 -1.7-4.80.121.1   
2017Astros-2.1  -0.5-6.7 14.9   
2018Astros-3.0-0.4 4.26.9 2.6   
Total- - --20.7-0.7 2.0-5.70.156.5   

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2015Astros-0.33   -0.53-0.062.43   
2016Astros-2.15-2.15 -27.62-4.840.983.25   
2017Astros-1.24  -0.08-2.80 1.57   
2018Astros-5.07-5.49 0.692.20 0.31   
Total- - --1.08-3.26 0.16-0.660.241.77   

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2015Astros27.2 %63.4 %43.7 %56.1 %88.4 %77.4 %45.4 %57.1 %9.8 %
2015Average30.6 %66.9 %46.9 %64.9 %86.7 %78.8 %44.8 %60.9 %9.9 %
2016Astros31.5 %61.8 %43.9 %45.0 %88.8 %70.2 %40.9 %56.5 %13.0 %
2016Average30.3 %66.7 %46.5 %63.9 %86.3 %78.2 %44.6 %60.3 %10.1 %
2017Astros31.6 %63.7 %45.5 %48.3 %90.1 %73.7 %43.5 %55.7 %12.0 %
2017Average29.9 %66.7 %46.5 %62.9 %85.5 %77.5 %45.0 %60.3 %10.4 %
2018Astros31.9 %65.3 %45.2 %51.8 %84.7 %70.8 %39.8 %58.7 %13.2 %
2018Average30.6 %67.2 %46.4 %62.8 %85.5 %77.0 %43.1 %60.5 %10.6 %
Total- - -30.5 %63.6 %44.6 %50.6 %88.1 %73.4 %42.6 %57.0 %11.9 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2015Astros29.3 %59.2 %43.7 %53.9 %90.4 %77.6 %47.9 %22.0
2015Average30.9 %64.4 %46.9 %62.9 %87.1 %78.8 %47.8 %22.1
2016Astros33.4 %57.5 %43.9 %45.9 %88.6 %70.2 %43.4 %22.7
2016Average30.6 %63.9 %46.5 %62.1 %86.5 %78.1 %47.8 %22.7
2017Astros35.7 %57.8 %45.5 %51.0 %90.5 %73.3 %44.4 %23.7
2017Average30.3 %64.1 %46.5 %61.2 %85.8 %77.4 %47.9 %23.8
2018Astros34.0 %61.0 %45.2 %51.1 %86.4 %70.8 %41.4 %23.4
2018Average30.3 %64.2 %46.4 %60.3 %85.7 %77.0 %47.5 %23.5
Total- - -33.1 %58.9 %44.6 %50.8 %89.2 %73.3 %44.5 %22.9

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2015Astros29.5 %59.6 %43.6 %55.4 %90.0 %77.6 %47.1 %22.0
2016Astros33.7 %56.8 %43.9 %44.4 %89.2 %70.0 %44.0 %22.7
2017Astros36.7 %56.5 %45.5 %53.1 %89.9 %73.4 %44.4 %23.6
2018Astros34.8 %59.8 %45.2 %50.7 %87.3 %70.7 %41.4 %23.5
Total- - -33.7 %58.3 %44.6 %51.4 %89.2 %73.3 %44.4 %22.9

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2012Astros (R)P4411.0010  0          
2012Astros (R)P4415.0100  0          
2013Astros (A)P2519104.211135  1          
2014Astros (A+)P251897.09130  2          
2015Astros (AA)P7532.0230  0          
2015AstrosP2222125.211111101100 3   .957 
2016Astros (AA)P113.0110  0          
2016Astros (AAA)P115.0000  0          
2016AstrosP141481.09100003211 0   1.000 
2017Astros (AA)P115.0000  0          
2017Astros (AAA)P113.0000  0          
2017AstrosP2222118.213153032200 4   .903 
2018AstrosP1919112.119121010000 4   .969 
Total- - -P7777437.252485146511 11   .952 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2015AstrosP125.20  021              
2016AstrosP81.01  023              
2017AstrosP118.20  011              
2018AstrosP112.10  011              
Total- - -P437.21  066              

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2015AstrosP125.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (3)100.0%      (8)
2016AstrosP81.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%     (1)100.0%      (2)100.0%      (9)
2017AstrosP118.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (2)0.0%      (0)100.0%     (2)100.0%      (2)88.2%    (17)
2018AstrosP112.10.0%      (0)100.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)100.0%     (2)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (7)
Total- - -P437.20.0%      (0)25.0%      (4)0.0%      (1)100.0%     (5)100.0%      (7)95.1%    (41)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2015Astros2.70.2-0.10.024.42.7$21.3 
2016Astros2.2-1.51.60.119.62.1$16.9 
2017Astros1.4-0.9-0.7-1.628.93.0$24.2 
2018Astros1.70.6-0.8-0.218.01.9$15.1 
Total- - -7.9-1.7-0.1-1.790.99.7$77.4 

  • $2.4m / 1 Years (2018) (Edit)
    • signed by Houston Astros on 1/13/2018 (Avoided Arbitration)
    • 2018: $2.4M
    • Agent / Agency: Scott Boras
    • Submitted by Craig Edwards
  • $0.5m / 1 Years (2017) (Edit)
    • signed by Houston Astros (League Minimum - Pre Arb)
    • 2017: $0.5M
    • Submitted by Craig Edwards
  • $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: Boras Corp.
    • Source: spotrac.com
    • Submitted by Sam Bauman
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  • 2012 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1s, Pick: 10, Overall: 41
    • Team: Houston Astros
    • School: Jesuit HS (FL)