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 (hamstring) feels close to 100 percent and hopes to only miss one start, Scott Merkin of MLB.com reports. (4/21/2019)
Injury: Hamstring, 10-Day IL

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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
2018White Sox101303232173.16.494.671.40.26863.5 %44.4 %13.4 %6.135.565.46-0.1
2019THE BAT71002424138.07.254.141.35.28971.2 %  4.655.04  
2019ATC91202929159.07.064.211.36.29268.2 %  5.035.06  
2019Depth Charts71002424138.06.944.401.36.30069.2 %  5.175.24 0.4
2019Steamer61002424136.07.174.461.47.29669.3 %43.8 % 5.325.345.070.2
2019Fans (5)101103131174.07.503.621.34.28268.1 %  4.854.76 1.2
2019ZiPS91203030159.36.724.351.24.29669.0 %  5.035.14 0.5
2019White Sox2104418.211.094.820.96.29556.0 %43.5 %15.4 %5.303.793.720.4
2019ZiPS (R)712 2626138.07.104.411.23.30168.2 %  5.025.05 0.6
2019Steamer (R)6902121117.08.014.611.45.29670.1 %  5.165.18 0.4
2019Depth Charts (R)61002121120.07.544.501.34.30269.1 %  5.095.11 0.5
Total- - -151804947258.26.724.311.53.25766.8 %44.1 %15.5 %5.465.545.180.0

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
2018White Sox10136.13323200000173.17751661231182790215130125
2019THE BAT7104.652424  0  138.06031347771216318  111
2019ATC9125.032929  00 159.0 1579789247406  125
2019Depth Charts7105.172424  00 138.0 14285802168 9  107
2019Steamer6105.3224240000 136.061014286802267 7  108
2019Fans (5)10114.853131  0  174.0 162101942670 7  145
2019ZiPS9125.033030  0  159.3 16195892277112121119
2019White Sox215.30440000018.280151311210010023
2019ZiPS (R)7125.022626     138.0 14084771968 10  109
2019Steamer (R)695.1621210000 117.052311872671960 6  104
2019Depth Charts (R)6105.092121  00 120.0 12173681860 8  101
Total- - -15185.46494700000258.2113523816815744124220161193

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
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
2019THE BAT7.254.141.751.35   .2561.43.28971.2 %  5.04
2019ATC7.064.211.681.36   .2601.46.29268.2 %  5.06
2019Depth Charts6.944.401.581.36   .2671.52.30069.2 %  5.24
2019Steamer7.174.461.611.4717.8 %11.0 %6.7 %.2661.54.29669.3 %  5.34
2019Fans (5)7.503.622.071.34   .2481.33.28268.1 %  4.76
2019ZiPS6.724.351.551.24   .2641.49.29669.0 %  5.14
2019White Sox11.094.822.300.9628.8 %12.5 %16.2 %.2171.34.29556.0 %120863.79
2019Average9.003.522.561.3523.4 %9.1 %14.2 %.2421.32.29073.3 %  4.47
2019ZiPS (R)7.104.411.611.23   .2641.50.30168.2 %  5.05
2019Steamer (R)8.014.611.741.45   .2581.52.29670.1 %  5.18
2019Depth Charts (R)7.544.501.671.34   .2631.51.30269.1 %  5.11
Total- - -6.724.311.561.5317.0 %10.9 %6.1 %.2401.40.25766.8 %1291305.54

SeasonAgeWLGGSIPHRERHRBBSOK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERAFIPWAR
2019249123030159.3161958922771196.724.351.551.24.2641.49.29669.0 %5.035.140.5
20202510123030158.7156918621751206.814.251.601.19.2591.46.29269.4 %4.885.010.7
20212610123030161.0156918621751256.994.191.671.17.2561.43.29169.4 %4.814.930.8

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
2019White Sox1.5428.3 %43.5 %28.3 %15.4 %15.4 %0.0 %0.0 %39.1 %26.1 %34.8 %15.2 %52.2 %32.6 %4.16843.72
Total- - -1.2320.0 %44.1 %35.9 %9.9 %15.5 %5.2 %25.0 %41.5 %33.0 %25.6 %16.9 %49.6 %33.5 %5.181225.18

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
2019White Sox201313200014118212330
Total- - -348284158281882148171527244439

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2016Nationals-0.84-2.361.52-8.79-0.911.060.880.781.515-1.180.3801
2017White Sox0.62-2.693.319.330.940.910.910.870.8070.78-0.1100
2018White Sox-2.89-15.1912.29-35.44-3.610.940.850.870.9332-2.63-0.4400
2019White Sox-0.18-1.371.19-2.59-0.260.870.900.881.194-0.17-0.0300
Total- - --3.29-21.5918.31-37.48-3.850.940.860.860.9948-3.19-0.2901

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%
2019White Sox55.8% (93.3)14.8% (83.6) 11.2% (79.4)18.2% (81.8)   
Total- - -60.2% (92.5)13.0% (83.9) 11.0% (78.8)15.7% (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 %   
2019White Sox55.8 %0.9 %    15.3 %11.0 %  16.9 %   
Total- - -48.0 %12.6 %    13.1 %11.0 %  15.2 %   

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  
2019White Sox93.383.8    83.579.4  81.6  
Total- - -92.692.0    83.878.8  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 %    
2019White Sox55.8 %   17.8 %15.0 %11.4 %    
Total- - -45.1 %  15.2 %15.2 %13.5 %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   
2019White Sox94.0   82.684.380.1   
Total- - -93.0  92.782.384.279.3   

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-15.93.9 -8.51.7  -0.890.89 -2.780.35  
2019White Sox-2.41.3 -0.31.9  -1.322.74 -0.683.19  
Total- - --25.36.5 -10.27.0  -0.951.13 -2.081.01  

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  
2019White Sox-2.40.0    1.5-0.4  1.9  
Total- - --21.1-2.7    5.2-10.4  9.0  

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  
2019White Sox-1.32-0.56    2.97-1.19  3.46  
Total- - --0.99-0.49    0.90-2.12  1.34  

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   
2019White Sox-2.4   1.91.3-0.3   
Total- - --24.1  0.28.45.8-10.3   

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   
2019White Sox-1.32   3.262.70-0.71   
Total- - --1.20  0.031.250.97-2.10   

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 %76.9 %43.0 %60.6 %10.7 %
2019White Sox26.6 %62.7 %44.2 %44.4 %84.2 %71.9 %48.8 %62.5 %12.4 %
2019Average29.3 %66.8 %45.5 %60.5 %84.4 %75.7 %43.3 %60.1 %11.0 %
Total- - -27.5 %65.7 %44.4 %65.2 %88.2 %80.3 %44.3 %56.9 %8.7 %

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
2019White Sox27.1 %63.5 %44.5 %52.2 %80.8 %71.7 %47.9 %24.6
2019Average29.3 %63.9 %45.6 %57.9 %84.4 %75.4 %47.3 %24.2
Total- - -26.3 %64.4 %44.4 %61.8 %88.5 %80.2 %47.5 %24.4

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
2019White Sox27.1 %62.5 %44.5 %51.1 %81.0 %71.7 %49.1 %25.1
Total- - -26.4 %64.3 %44.4 %62.0 %88.6 %80.3 %47.5 %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 
2019White SoxP4418.2040000000 0   1.000 
Total- - -P4947258.217252020000 28   .955 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSZrCERArSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZFSRFRMARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2016NationalsP21.10 0  000     0.1      
2017White SoxP45.10 0  011     -0.2      
2018White SoxP173.1-1 -3  02-1     -1.3      
2019White SoxP18.20 0  000     -0.1      
Total- - -P258.2-1 -3  030     -1.5      

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- - -P258.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)50.0%     (2)100.0%      (1)100.0%    (15)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2016Nationals-0.40.10.10.2-6.6-0.6($4.8) 
2017White Sox1.61.10.21.33.20.3$2.5 
2018White Sox-1.21.0-2.1-1.1-0.6-0.1($0.5) 
2019White Sox-0.10.0-0.4-0.53.70.4$3.0 
Total- - -0.02.2-2.30.0-0.20.0$0.2 


  • $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)