Kevin McCarthy

Age: 26
Bats/Throws: R/R
6' 3" / 215
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RotoWire News: McCarthy struck out one in a perfect eighth inning Monday against the Angels, picking up his sixth hold of the season. (6/25/2018)

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SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2013Royals (R)42010542.16.801.060.43.35370.3 %60.2 %4.4 %3.402.893.11 
2014Royals (A)100204.02.254.500.00.200100.0 %80.0 %0.0 %0.004.594.59 
2015Royals (A)1126012.06.000.750.00.26372.7 %58.3 %0.0 %1.502.403.25 
2015Royals (A+)33416033.06.271.360.55.23284.0 %56.0 %6.5 %1.643.102.95 
2015Royals (AA)10011017.14.674.150.52.34968.6 %46.2 %4.8 %5.714.394.93 
2016Royals (AA)321122034.27.532.080.78.24574.7 %52.6 %12.0 %3.123.413.13 
2016Royals (AAA)24525033.18.104.321.08.27076.1 %53.9 %15.4 %2.975.014.39 
2016Royals1001008.17.565.401.08.35754.8 %53.6 %16.7 %6.484.834.47-0.1
2017Royals (AAA)11225032.04.782.530.84.29678.8 %58.0 %11.1 %3.094.724.65 
2017Royals10033045.05.402.600.80.30369.7 %54.2 %9.5 %3.203.984.480.2
2018THE BAT11025025.05.813.111.07.30070.9 %  4.334.57  
2018ATC22046055.05.773.211.00.31771.9 %  4.364.39  
2018Depth Charts11025025.05.693.321.20.30970.5 %  4.734.84 0.0
2018Steamer11025025.05.983.501.14.30270.3 %48.7 % 4.694.744.89-0.1
2018ZiPS33056071.75.403.141.26.30970.7 %  4.774.94 -0.3
2018Royals (AAA)010303.18.102.700.00.41766.7 %41.7 %0.0 %5.402.854.80 
2018Royals54065072.05.752.500.88.28977.9 %64.3 %19.4 %3.254.063.630.2
Total- - -7401080125.15.742.730.86.29972.6 %59.7 %14.3 %3.454.083.990.3

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2013Royals (R)423.401050000042.117249181625002032
2014Royals (A)100.0020000004.0132000200001
2015Royals (A)111.50600020012.04710320100208
2015Royals (A+)331.641600040133.0125247625101123
2015Royals (AA)105.711100004117.1842411111810319
2016Royals (AA)323.1222000110334.213526121238114029
2016Royals (AAA)242.972500053333.1140281511416211030
2016Royals106.48100000018.14111861500007
2017Royals (AAA)113.092500023032.012732121139000017
2017Royals103.203300001045.0196502316413001027
2018THE BAT114.33250  0  25.01082613123911  16
2018ATC224.36460  07 55.0 61292661900  35
2018Depth Charts114.73250  01 25.0 28141339 1  16
2018Steamer114.692500001 25.0110271413310 1  17
2018ZiPS334.77560  0  71.7 8141381025135143
2018Royals (AAA)015.4030000013.1165220110103
2018Royals543.2565000015472.0293702826720222046
Total- - -743.451080000165125.153013159481238223080

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2013Royals (R)6.801.066.400.4318.6 %2.9 %15.7 %.2931.28.35370.3 %  2.89
2014Royals (A)2.254.500.500.007.7 %15.4 %-7.7 %.1821.00.200100.0 %  4.59
2015Royals (A)6.000.758.000.0017.0 %2.1 %14.9 %.2170.92.26372.7 %  2.40
2015Royals (A+)6.271.364.600.5518.4 %4.0 %14.4 %.2000.88.23284.0 %  3.10
2015Royals (AA)4.674.151.130.5210.7 %9.5 %1.2 %.3161.85.34968.6 %  4.39
2016Royals (AA)7.532.083.630.7821.5 %5.9 %15.5 %.2060.98.24574.7 %  3.41
2016Royals (AAA)8.104.321.881.0821.4 %11.4 %10.0 %.2281.32.27076.1 %  5.01
2016Royals7.565.401.401.0817.1 %12.2 %4.9 %.3061.92.35754.8 %1521164.83
2016Average8.103.142.581.1721.1 %8.2 %12.9 %.2521.32.29872.9 %  4.24
2017Royals (AAA)4.782.531.890.8413.4 %7.1 %6.3 %.2711.28.29678.8 %  4.72
2017Royals5.402.602.080.8013.8 %6.6 %7.1 %.2731.40.30369.7 %72923.98
2017Average8.343.292.531.2721.6 %8.5 %13.1 %.2521.34.29772.6 %  4.40
2018THE BAT5.813.111.871.07   .2721.40.30070.9 %  4.57
2018ATC5.773.211.801.00   .2841.48.31771.9 %  4.39
2018Depth Charts5.693.321.711.20   .2821.48.30970.5 %  4.84
2018Steamer5.983.501.711.1415.1 %8.8 %6.2 %.2731.48.30270.3 %  4.74
2018ZiPS5.403.141.721.26   .2861.48.30970.7 %  4.94
2018Royals (AAA)8.102.703.000.0018.8 %6.3 %12.5 %.3331.80.41766.7 %  2.85
2018Royals5.752.502.300.8815.7 %6.8 %8.9 %.2581.25.28977.9 %75984.06
2018Average8.533.252.631.1622.3 %8.5 %13.8 %.2451.30.29372.8 %  4.19
Total- - -5.742.732.110.8615.1 %7.2 %7.9 %.2671.35.29972.6 %79974.08

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2013Royals (R)1.786.0 %60.2 %33.8 %8.9 %4.4 %  43.7 %24.4 %31.9 %     3.11
2014Royals (A)8.0020.0 %80.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %  30.0 %10.0 %60.0 %     4.59
2015Royals (A)1.625.6 %58.3 %36.1 %46.2 %0.0 %  50.0 %10.5 %39.5 %     3.25
2015Royals (A+)1.659.9 %56.0 %34.1 %19.4 %6.5 %  35.4 %27.1 %37.5 %     2.95
2015Royals (AA)1.4321.5 %46.2 %32.3 %19.0 %4.8 %  32.8 %32.8 %34.3 %     4.93
2016Royals (AA)2.0021.1 %52.6 %26.3 %32.0 %12.0 %  43.3 %21.7 %35.1 %     3.13
2016Royals (AAA)1.8516.9 %53.9 %29.2 %3.8 %15.4 %  50.5 %19.4 %30.1 %     4.39
2016Royals2.5025.0 %53.6 %21.4 %0.0 %16.7 %0.0 %0.0 %41.4 %31.0 %27.6 %13.8 %51.7 %34.5 %4.561054.47
2017Royals (AAA)2.1515.0 %58.0 %27.0 %11.1 %11.1 %  49.5 %22.8 %27.7 %     4.65
2017Royals2.0018.7 %54.2 %27.1 %11.9 %9.5 %7.1 %0.0 %34.6 %37.2 %28.2 %24.4 %49.4 %26.3 %4.381024.48
2018Royals (AAA)1.0016.7 %41.7 %41.7 %0.0 %0.0 %  25.0 %50.0 %25.0 %     4.80
2018Royals3.9419.5 %64.3 %16.3 %5.6 %19.4 %8.5 %25.0 %52.0 %29.8 %18.2 %16.4 %49.3 %34.2 %3.44863.63
Total- - -2.8719.6 %59.7 %20.8 %8.3 %14.3 %7.5 %16.7 %44.6 %32.7 %22.7 %19.3 %49.5 %31.2 %3.90933.99

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2013Royals (R)804584    26234260
2014Royals (A)8020    91322
2015Royals (A)211326    3593128
2015Royals (A+)513196    120285405
2015Royals (AA)3021144    124194318
2016Royals (AA)5025208    154306460
2016Royals (AAA)4826151    190325515
2016Royals15670010667102169
2017Royals (AAA)5827153    169303472
2017Royals844229561017243472715
2018Royals (AAA)5520    194564
2018Royals142364321241293506581008
Total- - -2418479718615266012321892

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2016Royals-0.48-0.940.46-2.27-0.220.861.191.120.759-0.31-0.2412
2017Royals0.33-0.831.16-0.09-0.010.340.290.330.38190.510.4622
2018Royals0.66-6.947.598.200.771.381.241.421.43550.92-0.442213
Total- - -0.51-8.719.225.840.540.960.911.061.12831.11-0.592517

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2016Royals61.5% (93.7)30.8% (87.4)  7.7% (85.8)   
2017Royals61.3% (93.0)19.2% (88.1)  19.6% (85.6)   
2018Royals67.0% (91.7)7.1% (85.9) 3.8% (82.4)22.1% (84.4)  0.6%
Total- - -64.3% (92.3)13.8% (87.3) 2.0% (82.4)19.9% (84.9)  0.3%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2016Royals41.0 %19.9 %1.8 %   29.5 %   7.8 %   
2017Royals1.0 %57.7 %0.1 %  2.4 %19.5 %   19.2 %   
2018Royals1.5 %29.3 %   34.4 %7.8 %4.7 %  22.3 %   
Total- - -4.8 %39.2 %0.2 %  19.3 %14.2 %2.5 %  19.9 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2016Royals93.893.390.0   87.3   85.9  
2017Royals93.293.089.4  92.988.1   85.7  
2018Royals91.692.2   91.387.482.2  84.4  
Total- - -93.492.789.8  91.487.882.2  84.9  

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2016Royals16.3 %  45.2 %7.8 %30.7 %     
2017Royals6.8 %  54.0 %19.7 %19.6 %     
2018Royals5.6 %  61.4 %22.1 %6.6 %4.4 %    
Total- - -7.0 %  57.2 %20.0 %13.6 %2.3 %    

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2016Royals94.9  94.186.487.9    
2017Royals93.7  93.586.288.7    
2018Royals92.3  92.284.986.982.9   
Total- - -93.3  92.885.488.182.9   

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2016Royals-1.2-1.3  0.1  -1.13-2.41  0.48  
2017Royals0.1-1.9  3.8  0.02-1.40  2.73  
2018Royals7.9-3.5 -1.13.1  1.18-4.83 -2.841.38  
Total- - -6.9-6.6 -1.17.0  0.57-2.55 -2.841.85  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2016Royals-0.1-0.7-0.2   -1.1   0.1  
2017Royals0.0-2.40.3  1.8-1.9   3.7  
2018Royals0.04.0   4.2-1.0-3.5  3.2  
Total- - --0.10.80.1  5.9-4.0-3.5  6.9  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2016Royals-0.18-2.26-5.00   -2.25   0.50  
2017Royals-0.28-0.5826.32  10.41-1.35   2.69  
2018Royals0.211.35   1.20-1.27-7.36  1.40  
Total- - --0.120.112.83  1.63-1.49-7.36  1.84  

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2016Royals0.1  -1.00.1-1.2    
2017Royals0.3  -1.03.8-1.7    
2018Royals-2.2  10.33.2-2.1-2.4   
Total- - --1.8  8.37.0-4.9-2.4   

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2016Royals0.28  -1.320.50-2.37    
2017Royals0.69  -0.272.70-1.19    
2018Royals-3.95  1.661.42-3.14-5.52   
Total- - --1.38  0.771.86-1.93-5.52   

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2016Royals22.0 %74.4 %46.2 %70.0 %94.8 %88.5 %46.2 %58.5 %5.3 %
2016Average30.3 %66.7 %46.5 %63.9 %86.3 %78.2 %44.6 %60.3 %10.1 %
2017Royals32.4 %68.5 %51.3 %70.9 %87.6 %82.6 %52.5 %62.8 %9.0 %
2017Average29.9 %66.7 %46.5 %62.9 %85.5 %77.5 %45.0 %60.3 %10.4 %
2018Royals35.2 %68.5 %49.5 %68.5 %87.5 %79.8 %42.9 %62.5 %10.0 %
2018Average30.9 %67.3 %46.6 %62.8 %85.5 %77.0 %43.0 %60.6 %10.7 %
Total- - -33.1 %69.0 %49.9 %69.4 %88.2 %81.6 %46.8 %62.3 %9.2 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2016Royals21.8 %72.2 %45.8 %73.7 %94.7 %89.5 %47.6 %23.1
2016Average30.6 %63.9 %46.5 %62.1 %86.5 %78.1 %47.8 %22.7
2017Royals27.2 %70.9 %51.0 %67.1 %87.3 %82.4 %54.5 %24.0
2017Average30.3 %64.1 %46.5 %61.2 %85.8 %77.4 %47.9 %23.8
2018Royals35.4 %66.3 %49.5 %66.5 %88.5 %80.0 %45.6 %23.8
2018Average30.4 %64.4 %46.6 %60.1 %85.6 %76.9 %47.7 %23.5
Total- - -31.4 %68.7 %49.7 %67.1 %88.5 %81.7 %49.2 %23.8

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2016Royals23.1 %73.3 %45.8 %76.2 %94.6 %89.5 %45.2 %23.1
2017Royals29.0 %70.5 %50.9 %66.0 %88.3 %82.3 %52.9 %24.3
2018Royals35.7 %65.7 %49.5 %66.5 %88.5 %80.0 %46.0 %24.5
Total- - -32.2 %68.3 %49.7 %67.0 %89.0 %81.6 %48.5 %24.3

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2013Royals (R)P10542.1080  1          
2014Royals (A)P204.0100  0          
2015Royals (A)P6012.0010  0          
2015Royals (A+)P16033.0260  1          
2015Royals (AA)P11017.1070  1          
2016Royals (AA)P22034.2240  1          
2016Royals (AAA)P25033.1140  0          
2016RoyalsP1008.1120000000 2   1.000 
2017Royals (AAA)P25032.0150  0          
2017RoyalsP33045.0670001100 1   1.000 
2018Royals (AAA)P303.1020  0          
2018RoyalsP65072.0392020000 1   .857 
Total- - -P1080125.110182021100 4   .933 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSZrCERArSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2016RoyalsP8.10 0  000           
2017RoyalsP45.0-1 0  0-1-1           
2018RoyalsP72.00 1  -100           
Total- - -P125.1-1 1  -1-1-1           

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2016RoyalsP8.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%     (1)100.0%      (1)100.0%      (1)
2017RoyalsP45.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%     (2)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (5)
2018RoyalsP72.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)50.0%      (2)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)91.7%    (12)
Total- - -P125.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)50.0%      (2)100.0%     (3)100.0%      (1)94.4%    (18)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2016Royals-0.4-0.1-0.2-0.3-0.6-0.1($0.5) 
2017Royals0.1-0.10.0-0.11.90.2$1.5 
2018Royals1.30.21.01.21.80.2$1.4 
Total- - -1.1-0.10.90.83.00.3$2.4 

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  • 2013 June Amateur Draft - Round: 16, Pick: 8, Overall: 474
    • Team: Kansas City Royals
    • School: Marist College