Lucas Giolito

Age: 24
Bats/Throws: R/R
6' 6" / 245
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Prospects Report
Team Rank: 2Overall Rank: 19Reported: 2017ETA: 2017  
FastballSliderCurveballChangeupCommandFuture Value
60 / 6030 / 4060 / 7045 / 5040 / 5060

RotoWire News: Giolito (10-13) took the loss in Game 2 of the doubleheader against the Twins on Friday, allowing seven earned runs on five hits and four walks while striking out two over 1.1 innings. (9/29/2018)

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SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2012Nationals (R)000112.04.500.000.00.33350.0 %83.3 %0.0 %4.502.432.43 
2013Nationals (R)1108822.29.933.970.00.32272.4 %50.9 %0.0 %2.782.582.89 
2013Nationals (A-)1003314.09.002.570.64.250100.0 %65.6 %25.0 %0.643.312.56 
2014Nationals (A)1020202098.010.102.570.64.26379.6 %49.6 %9.1 %2.203.162.93 
2015Nationals (A+)350131169.211.112.580.13.35273.9 %52.2 %1.9 %2.711.962.29 
2015Nationals (AA)4208847.18.563.230.38.34172.1 %55.9 %4.4 %3.803.183.37 
2016Nationals (A)000117.05.140.002.57.20062.5 %36.4 %20.0 %5.145.973.61 
2016Nationals (AA)530141471.09.134.310.25.32366.5 %51.5 %3.8 %3.173.303.69 
2016Nationals (AAA)1207737.19.642.410.72.29582.0 %55.2 %14.3 %2.172.962.51 
2016Nationals0106421.14.645.062.95.27171.9 %40.5 %29.2 %6.758.215.82-0.6
2017White Sox (AAA)61002424128.29.374.131.19.31273.8 %44.4 %14.4 %4.484.443.85 
2017White Sox3307745.16.752.381.59.18992.0 %45.0 %17.8 %2.384.944.420.3
2018THE BAT71002424139.07.783.991.52.29971.3 %  4.825.09  
2018ATC81002828155.08.203.711.53.29675.7 %  4.274.95  
2018Depth Charts8902424139.08.113.971.34.30471.9 %  4.634.75 1.3
2018Steamer71002424143.07.754.341.44.29570.9 %45.0 % 5.005.104.900.9
2018Fans (6)101002727174.08.482.841.24.30077.8 %  3.674.12 2.7
2018ZiPS101002929161.08.503.581.23.30473.2 %  4.254.39 2.2
2018White Sox101303232173.16.494.671.40.26863.5 %44.4 %13.4 %6.135.565.46-0.2
Total- - -131704543240.06.384.281.58.25567.6 %44.1 %15.5 %5.485.685.30-0.5

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2012Nationals (R)004.5011000002.072110000001
2013Nationals (R)112.78880000022.2941987010004025
2013Nationals (A-)100.64330000014.05391114021014
2014Nationals (A)1022.2020200000098.03867028247280110110
2015Nationals (A+)352.7113110000069.2292652421120037186
2015Nationals (AA)423.80880000047.1202482120217032045
2016Nationals (A)005.1411000007.0266442000004
2016Nationals (AA)533.1714140000071.0313673725234042072
2016Nationals (AAA)122.17770000037.114931119310011040
2016Nationals016.75640000021.1101261816712011111
2017White Sox (AAA)6104.48242422000128.2551122666417590490134
2017White Sox332.38770000045.1179311412812032034
2018THE BAT7104.822424  0  139.06091398174236216  120
2018ATC8104.272828  00 155.0 1518074266409  141
2018Depth Charts894.632424  00 139.0 13777722161 6  125
2018Steamer7105.0024240000 143.063814685802369 6  124
2018Fans (6)10103.672727  0  174.0 16476712455 6  164
2018ZiPS10104.252929  0  161.0 154817622640880152
2018White Sox10136.13323200000173.17751661231182790215130125
Total- - -13175.48454300000240.0105522315514642114219161170

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2012Nationals (R)4.500.001.000.0014.3 %0.0 %14.3 %.2861.00.33350.0 %  2.43
2013Nationals (R)9.933.972.500.0026.6 %10.6 %16.0 %.2261.28.32272.4 %  2.58
2013Nationals (A-)9.002.573.500.6426.4 %7.6 %18.9 %.1920.93.250100.0 %  3.31
2014Nationals (A)10.102.573.930.6428.5 %7.3 %21.2 %.1961.00.26379.6 %  3.16
2015Nationals (A+)11.112.584.300.1329.5 %6.9 %22.6 %.2421.22.35273.9 %  1.96
2015Nationals (AA)8.563.232.650.3822.3 %8.4 %13.9 %.2641.37.34172.1 %  3.18
2016Nationals (A)5.140.004.002.5715.4 %0.0 %15.4 %.2310.86.20062.5 %  5.97
2016Nationals (AA)9.134.312.120.2523.0 %10.9 %12.1 %.2441.42.32366.5 %  3.30
2016Nationals (AAA)9.642.414.000.7226.9 %6.7 %20.1 %.2251.10.29582.0 %  2.96
2016Nationals4.645.060.922.9510.9 %11.9 %-1.0 %.2951.78.27171.9 %1591978.21
2016Average8.103.142.581.1721.1 %8.2 %12.9 %.2521.32.29872.9 %  4.24
2017White Sox (AAA)9.374.132.271.1924.3 %10.7 %13.6 %.2501.41.31273.8 %  4.44
2017White Sox6.752.382.831.5919.0 %6.7 %12.3 %.1890.95.18992.0 %551124.94
2017Average8.343.292.531.2721.6 %8.5 %13.1 %.2521.34.29772.6 %  4.40
2018THE BAT7.783.991.951.52   .2621.45.29971.3 %  5.09
2018ATC8.203.712.211.53   .2561.38.29675.7 %  4.95
2018Depth Charts8.113.972.041.34   .2591.43.30471.9 %  4.75
2018Steamer7.754.341.791.4419.4 %10.9 %8.5 %.2591.50.29570.9 %  5.10
2018Fans (6)8.482.842.981.24   .2511.26.30077.8 %  4.12
2018ZiPS8.503.582.381.23   .2531.35.30473.2 %  4.39
2018White Sox6.494.671.391.4016.1 %11.6 %4.5 %.2481.48.26863.5 %1461315.56
2018Average8.533.252.631.1622.3 %8.5 %13.8 %.2451.30.29372.8 %  4.19
Total- - -6.384.281.491.5816.1 %10.8 %5.3 %.2421.40.25567.6 %1301335.68

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2012Nationals (R)5.0016.7 %83.3 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %  66.7 %33.3 %0.0 %     2.43
2013Nationals (R)1.8121.1 %50.9 %28.1 %18.8 %0.0 %  44.1 %17.0 %39.0 %     2.89
2013Nationals (A-)5.2521.9 %65.6 %12.5 %50.0 %25.0 %  45.5 %21.2 %33.3 %     2.56
2014Nationals (A)1.5618.6 %49.6 %31.8 %19.5 %9.1 %  42.5 %22.7 %34.8 %     2.93
2015Nationals (A+)1.7518.0 %52.2 %29.8 %11.3 %1.9 %  38.5 %30.2 %31.3 %     2.29
2015Nationals (AA)1.6911.0 %55.9 %33.1 %26.7 %4.4 %  46.0 %22.6 %31.4 %     3.37
2016Nationals (A)0.8018.2 %36.4 %45.5 %20.0 %20.0 %  36.4 %40.9 %22.7 %     3.61
2016Nationals (AA)1.9221.6 %51.5 %26.8 %13.5 %3.8 %  50.0 %21.8 %28.2 %     3.69
2016Nationals (AAA)2.5222.9 %55.2 %21.9 %19.0 %14.3 %  48.5 %24.2 %27.3 %     2.51
2016Nationals1.2527.0 %40.5 %32.4 %8.3 %29.2 %10.0 %0.0 %41.6 %31.2 %27.3 %14.3 %49.4 %36.4 %5.971405.82
2017White Sox (AAA)1.3121.8 %44.4 %33.8 %23.7 %14.4 %  42.2 %25.2 %32.6 %     3.85
2017White Sox1.2920.2 %45.0 %34.9 %8.9 %17.8 %3.4 %0.0 %49.2 %27.7 %23.1 %19.2 %45.4 %35.4 %4.491014.42
2018White Sox1.1918.3 %44.4 %37.3 %9.9 %13.4 %5.4 %50.0 %39.8 %35.0 %25.1 %16.9 %50.5 %32.7 %5.371295.46
Total- - -1.2119.5 %44.1 %36.4 %9.6 %15.5 %5.5 %25.0 %41.6 %33.4 %25.0 %17.0 %49.5 %33.5 %5.271245.30

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2012Nationals (R)5010    099
2013Nationals (R)2916123    43134177
2013Nationals (A-)21472    207797
2014Nationals (A)120774515    231683914
2015Nationals (A+)9353326    162514676
2015Nationals (AA)76451512    259435694
2016Nationals (A)81042    366197
2016Nationals (AA)10052427    4517611212
2016Nationals (AAA)5321224    224384608
2016Nationals302420233011152246398
2017White Sox (AAA)1551187628    86613672233
2017White Sox584526421026256448704
2018White Sox2402029920134297118918183007
Total- - -328271145261882134159725124109

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2016Nationals-0.84-2.361.51-8.81-0.921.06 0.771.515-1.180.3801
2017White Sox0.62-2.693.319.330.940.910.910.870.8070.78-0.1100
2018White Sox-2.59-15.0612.47-32.46-3.230.940.850.870.9432-2.28-0.4600
Total- - --2.82-20.1017.29-31.93-3.210.950.860.860.9844-2.68-0.2901

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2016Nationals71.1% (93.4)  17.8% (80.2)11.1% (83.6)   
2017White Sox59.7% (92.1)13.1% (83.6) 11.1% (78.2)16.2% (81.5)   
2018White Sox59.4% (92.4)14.5% (84.0) 10.1% (78.6)15.9% (81.8)  0.3%
Total- - -60.6% (92.5)12.9% (83.9) 11.0% (78.8)15.5% (81.8)  0.2%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2016Nationals70.9 %0.5 %    0.3 %18.1 %  10.3 %   
2017White Sox50.8 %9.0 %    12.3 %11.0 %  17.0 %   
2018White Sox43.4 %16.4 %    14.8 %10.1 %  15.3 %   
Total- - -47.4 %13.6 %    12.9 %11.0 %  15.1 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2016Nationals93.394.8    84.880.1  83.5  
2017White Sox92.491.7    83.978.2  81.6  
2018White Sox92.492.1    83.978.6  81.7  
Total- - -92.592.1    83.978.8  81.8  

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2016Nationals69.9 %  1.3 %10.6 %0.5 %17.8 %    
2017White Sox50.1 %  9.7 %16.1 %13.1 %11.0 %    
2018White Sox39.5 %  19.9 %15.3 %15.1 %10.1 %    
Total- - -44.3 %  16.4 %15.0 %13.4 %11.0 %    

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2016Nationals94.1  93.884.284.480.8   
2017White Sox92.7  92.181.984.078.6   
2018White Sox92.8  92.882.284.279.0   
Total- - -92.9  92.782.384.279.2   

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2016Nationals-8.0  0.5-0.4  -2.83  0.76-0.82  
2017White Sox1.01.3 -2.03.8  0.231.37 -2.623.34  
2018White Sox-16.14.0 -8.61.6  -0.900.91 -2.840.34  
Total- - --23.15.2 -10.15.1  -0.930.99 -2.240.80  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2016Nationals-7.8-0.1    0.10.6  -0.4  
2017White Sox-0.21.4    0.8-2.0  4.4  
2018White Sox-10.7-4.0    2.9-8.6  3.1  
Total- - --18.7-2.7    3.8-9.9  7.1  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2016Nationals-2.75-6.76    6.770.80  -0.86  
2017White Sox-0.052.17    0.87-2.54  3.71  
2018White Sox-0.82-0.81    0.66-2.82  0.67  
Total- - --0.96-0.49    0.71-2.20  1.15  

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2016Nationals-8.0  0.1-0.2-0.10.5   
2017White Sox-0.2  1.43.91.2-2.0   
2018White Sox-13.5  -1.32.83.3-8.6   
Total- - --21.7  0.26.54.5-10.0   

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2016Nationals-2.86  1.80-0.44-4.750.75   
2017White Sox-0.05  2.013.471.35-2.54   
2018White Sox-1.14  -0.210.600.73-2.82   
Total- - --1.19  0.031.060.81-2.21   

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2016Nationals24.8 %70.1 %45.7 %75.5 %90.7 %86.3 %46.2 %55.5 %6.3 %
2016Average30.3 %66.7 %46.5 %63.9 %86.3 %78.2 %44.6 %60.3 %10.1 %
2017White Sox32.6 %70.1 %49.2 %64.1 %88.5 %79.5 %44.2 %62.0 %10.1 %
2017Average29.9 %66.7 %46.5 %62.9 %85.5 %77.5 %45.0 %60.3 %10.4 %
2018White Sox26.7 %64.3 %43.1 %66.4 %88.3 %80.6 %43.7 %55.4 %8.3 %
2018Average30.9 %67.3 %46.6 %62.8 %85.5 %77.0 %43.0 %60.6 %10.7 %
Total- - -27.5 %65.9 %44.4 %66.7 %88.6 %81.0 %44.0 %56.5 %8.4 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2016Nationals24.4 %67.5 %45.7 %71.4 %91.7 %86.3 %49.5 %21.8
2016Average30.6 %63.9 %46.5 %62.1 %86.5 %78.1 %47.8 %22.7
2017White Sox30.6 %69.9 %49.2 %56.6 %90.5 %79.4 %47.4 %24.4
2017Average30.3 %64.1 %46.5 %61.2 %85.8 %77.4 %47.9 %23.8
2018White Sox25.5 %62.8 %43.1 %63.1 %88.3 %80.5 %47.3 %24.6
2018Average30.4 %64.4 %46.6 %60.1 %85.6 %76.9 %47.7 %23.5
Total- - -26.3 %64.5 %44.4 %62.5 %89.1 %80.9 %47.5 %24.3

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2016Nationals23.5 %68.2 %45.7 %70.2 %91.9 %86.3 %49.8 %22.0
2017White Sox30.7 %70.2 %49.2 %57.0 %90.5 %79.4 %46.9 %25.0
2018White Sox25.7 %62.7 %43.1 %63.6 %88.5 %80.7 %47.2 %25.6
Total- - -26.3 %64.5 %44.4 %62.9 %89.2 %81.0 %47.4 %25.1

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2012Nationals (R)P112.0000  0          
2013Nationals (R)P8822.2010  0          
2013Nationals (A-)P3314.0020  0          
2014Nationals (A)P202098.0561  0          
2015Nationals (A+)P131169.24123  0          
2015Nationals (AA)P8847.1431  0          
2016Nationals (A)P117.0020  0          
2016Nationals (AA)P141471.0331  0          
2016Nationals (AAA)P7737.1370  0          
2016NationalsP6421.1130000000 0   1.000 
2017White Sox (AAA)P2424128.20102  1          
2017White SoxP7745.1231010000 2   .833 
2018White SoxP3232173.114151010000 26   .967 
Total- - -P4543240.017212020000 28   .950 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSZrCERArSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2016NationalsP21.10 0  000           
2017White SoxP45.10 0  011           
2018White SoxP173.1-1 -3  02-1           
Total- - -P240.0-2 -3  030           

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2016NationalsP21.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (1)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (4)
2017White SoxP45.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (1)
2018White SoxP173.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%     (1)100.0%      (1)100.0%    (10)
Total- - -P240.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)50.0%     (2)100.0%      (1)100.0%    (15)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2016Nationals-0.40.10.10.2-6.5-0.6($4.8) 
2017White Sox1.61.10.21.33.10.3$2.4 
2018White Sox-1.31.0-2.1-1.1-1.9-0.2($1.5) 
Total- - --0.12.2-1.80.4-5.4-0.5($3.9) 

  • $0.5m / 1 Years (2016) (Edit)
    • signed by Washington Nationals (League Minimum)
    • 2016: $0.5M
    • Other Notes: Pre-Arbitration
    • Source: spotrac.com
    • Submitted by Bailey Winston
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  • 2012 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1, Pick: 16, Overall: 16
    • Team: Washington Nationals
    • School: Harvard-Westlake HS (CA)