Walker Buehler

Age: 24
Bats/Throws: R/R
6' 2" / 175
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Prospects Report
Team Rank: 1Overall Rank: 27Reported: 2018ETA: 2018  
FastballSliderCurveballChangeupCommandFuture Value
70 / 7055 / 5555 / 6045 / 5045 / 5055

RotoWire News: Buehler will start Game 3 of the World Series against the Red Sox on Friday, David Vassegh of AM 570 LA Sports reports. (10/22/2018)

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SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2016Dodgers (R)100102.013.500.000.00.000100.0 %66.7 %0.0 %0.001.121.42 
2016Dodgers (A)000213.09.009.000.00.000100.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.005.475.47 
2017Dodgers (A+)0005516.114.882.760.00.26778.6 %53.6 %0.0 %1.101.712.19 
2017Dodgers (AA)220111149.011.762.760.92.31575.0 %51.3 %16.1 %3.492.952.35 
2017Dodgers (AAA)11112323.113.114.240.39.33362.9 %61.1 %5.9 %4.632.783.22 
2017Dodgers100809.111.577.711.93.40967.9 %66.7 %50.0 %7.715.943.92-0.1
2018Dodgers (A+)000113.015.003.000.00.33366.7 %83.3 %0.0 %3.001.421.42 
2018Dodgers (AAA)1003313.011.082.770.00.30373.3 %59.4 %0.0 %2.082.443.64 
2018Dodgers8502423137.19.902.420.79.24878.4 %50.0 %11.0 %2.623.043.213.3
2018Dodgers0104423.211.031.521.14.22660.8 %49.1 %16.7 %3.802.872.47 
2019Depth Charts12802828163.010.302.980.91.30975.0 %  3.293.30 3.3
2019Steamer12802828163.010.302.980.91.29575.0 %49.6 % 3.293.303.303.3
Total- - -9503223146.210.002.760.86.25877.2 %51.1 %12.4 %2.953.223.263.1
Postseason- - -0104423.211.031.521.14.22660.8 %49.1 %16.7 %3.802.872.47 

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2016Dodgers (R)100.0010000002.060000000003
2016Dodgers (A)000.0021000003.0120000301003
2017Dodgers (A+)001.10550000016.16383205010027
2017Dodgers (AA)223.4911110000049.0195401919515001064
2017Dodgers (AAA)114.631230010023.1100191212111003134
2017Dodgers107.7180000109.144118828101012
2018Dodgers (A+)003.0011000003.0122110100005
2018Dodgers (AAA)102.08330000013.054104304011016
2018Dodgers852.62242300001137.154195434012371640151
2018Dodgers013.80440000023.28915101034101029
2019Depth Charts1283.292828  00 163.0 13965591754 6  186
2019Steamer1283.2928280000 163.067613965591754 6  186
Total- - -952.95322300011146.2585106514814452650163
Postseason- - -013.80440000023.28915101034101029

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2016Dodgers (R)13.500.003.000.0050.0 %0.0 %50.0 %.0000.00.000100.0 %  1.12
2016Dodgers (A)9.009.001.000.0025.0 %25.0 %0.0 %.0001.00.000100.0 %  5.47
2017Dodgers (A+)14.882.765.400.0042.9 %7.9 %34.9 %.1400.80.26778.6 %  1.71
2017Dodgers (AA)11.762.764.270.9232.8 %7.7 %25.1 %.2221.12.31575.0 %  2.95
2017Dodgers (AAA)13.114.243.090.3934.0 %11.0 %23.0 %.2141.29.33362.9 %  2.78
2017Dodgers11.577.711.501.9327.3 %18.2 %9.1 %.3062.04.40967.9 %1861405.94
2017Average8.343.292.531.2721.6 %8.5 %13.1 %.2521.34.29772.6 %  4.40
2018Dodgers (A+)15.003.005.000.0041.7 %8.3 %33.3 %.1821.00.33366.7 %  1.42
2018Dodgers (AAA)11.082.774.000.0029.6 %7.4 %22.2 %.2041.08.30373.3 %  2.44
2018Dodgers9.902.424.080.7927.9 %6.8 %21.1 %.1910.96.24878.4 %68763.04
2018Dodgers11.031.527.251.1432.6 %4.5 %28.1 %.1760.80.22660.8 %99712.87
2018Average8.533.252.631.1622.3 %8.5 %13.8 %.2451.30.29372.8 %  4.19
2019Depth Charts10.302.983.450.91   .2321.18.30975.0 %  3.30
2019Steamer10.302.983.450.9127.6 %8.0 %19.6 %.2251.18.29575.0 %  3.30
Total- - -10.002.763.620.8627.9 %7.7 %20.2 %.1991.03.25877.2 %76803.22
Postseason- - -11.031.527.251.1432.6 %4.5 %28.1 %.1760.80.22660.8 %99712.87

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2016Dodgers (R)2.000.0 %66.7 %33.3 %0.0 %0.0 %  33.3 %66.7 %0.0 %     1.42
2016Dodgers (A)2.000.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %  0.0 %50.0 %50.0 %     5.47
2017Dodgers (A+)2.1421.4 %53.6 %25.0 %28.6 %0.0 %  36.7 %16.7 %46.7 %     2.19
2017Dodgers (AA)1.9021.7 %51.3 %27.0 %29.0 %16.1 %  44.0 %24.1 %31.9 %     2.35
2017Dodgers (AAA)1.947.4 %61.1 %31.5 %11.8 %5.9 %  40.0 %16.4 %43.6 %     3.22
2017Dodgers4.0016.7 %66.7 %16.7 %0.0 %50.0 %6.3 %0.0 %33.3 %37.5 %29.2 %20.8 %58.3 %20.8 %4.47913.92
2018Dodgers (A+)5.0016.7 %83.3 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %  66.7 %16.7 %16.7 %     1.42
2018Dodgers (AAA)1.583.1 %59.4 %37.5 %16.7 %0.0 %  54.6 %12.1 %33.3 %     3.64
2018Dodgers1.5818.3 %50.0 %31.7 %7.3 %11.0 %4.1 %33.3 %34.6 %37.2 %28.2 %23.1 %41.5 %35.4 %3.31793.21
2018Dodgers1.5018.2 %49.1 %32.7 %0.0 %16.7 %0.0 %0.0 %      2.26602.47
Total- - -1.6618.2 %51.1 %30.7 %7.1 %12.4 %4.3 %33.3 %34.5 %37.2 %28.3 %22.9 %42.6 %34.5 %3.38803.26
Postseason- - -1.5018.2 %49.1 %32.7 %0.0 %16.7 %0.0 %0.0 %      2.26602.47

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2016Dodgers (R)2100    01212
2016Dodgers (A)2000    121628
2017Dodgers (A+)15762    94171265
2017Dodgers (AA)5931259    240510750
2017Dodgers (AAA)331742    162302464
2017Dodgers16440100373119192
2018Dodgers (A+)5010    113041
2018Dodgers (AAA)191212    79146225
2018Dodgers1721096387317471514582173
2018Dodgers27181000108125233358
Total- - -1881136788317778815772365
Postseason- - -27181000108125233358

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2017Dodgers-0.02-0.580.56-2.79-0.300.640.470.540.676-0.310.2711
2018Dodgers2.42-8.1310.5624.562.621.041.000.891.28242.96-0.6201
2018Dodgers0.30-1.241.540.810.100.890.980.871.3340.55-0.2100
Total- - -2.40-8.7211.1221.772.321.000.970.801.16302.66-0.2612
Postseason- - -0.30-1.241.540.810.100.890.980.871.3340.55-0.2100

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2017Dodgers69.8% (98.1)7.3% (91.6) 22.9% (83.5)   2.0%
2018Dodgers59.6% (96.2)13.4% (87.0)9.4% (91.7)13.8% (80.3)3.8% (90.1)  0.2%
Total- - -60.4% (96.4)12.9% (87.2)8.6% (91.7)14.6% (80.7)3.5% (90.1)  0.4%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2017Dodgers69.8 %     10.9 %18.8 %  0.5 %   
2018Dodgers40.4 %19.9 %5.9 %   16.6 % 13.9 % 3.3 %   
Total- - -42.9 %18.2 %5.4 %   16.1 %1.6 %12.7 % 3.1 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2017Dodgers98.2     88.483.6  92.6  
2018Dodgers96.296.092.4   87.6 80.4 89.9  
Total- - -96.596.092.4   87.783.680.4 90.0  

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2017Dodgers69.8 %    6.8 %23.4 %    
2018Dodgers41.5 %12.0 % 18.1 %3.7 %11.2 %13.5 %    
Total- - -43.9 %11.0 % 16.6 %3.4 %10.8 %14.4 %    

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2017Dodgers98.4    92.283.8   
2018Dodgers96.791.7 96.490.486.780.5   
Total- - -96.991.7 96.490.487.081.0   

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2017Dodgers-2.2-0.9 1.9   -1.64-6.73 4.38   
2018Dodgers14.88.94.21.8-3.3  1.143.032.050.59-3.97  
Total- - -12.67.94.23.7-3.3  0.882.592.051.07-3.97  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2017Dodgers-2.2     -0.11.2  -0.1  
2018Dodgers9.74.50.9   9.7 1.8 -2.7  
Total- - -7.54.50.9   9.61.21.8 -2.8  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2017Dodgers-1.61     -0.463.35  -8.87  
2018Dodgers1.151.100.78   2.82 0.61 -3.87  
Total- - -0.771.100.78   2.633.350.61 -3.94  

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2017Dodgers-2.2    -0.71.7   
2018Dodgers9.64.2 4.1-3.47.71.5   
Total- - -7.44.2 4.1-3.47.03.2   

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2017Dodgers-1.61    -5.183.77   
2018Dodgers1.111.70 1.09-4.383.290.54   
Total- - -0.741.70 1.09-4.382.840.99   

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2017Dodgers22.6 %63.6 %43.8 %52.4 %84.1 %76.2 %51.6 %59.1 %10.2 %
2017Average29.9 %66.7 %46.5 %62.9 %85.5 %77.5 %45.0 %60.3 %10.4 %
2018Dodgers32.6 %66.6 %48.5 %62.9 %85.1 %77.2 %47.0 %63.6 %11.0 %
2018Average30.9 %67.3 %46.6 %62.8 %85.5 %77.0 %43.0 %60.6 %10.7 %
Total- - -31.8 %66.3 %48.1 %62.4 %85.0 %77.2 %47.3 %63.3 %11.0 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2017Dodgers24.5 %63.8 %43.8 %58.3 %83.3 %76.2 %49.0 %25.3
2017Average30.3 %64.1 %46.5 %61.2 %85.8 %77.4 %47.9 %23.8
2018Dodgers31.4 %65.5 %48.8 %63.2 %83.6 %77.2 %51.2 %22.9
2018Average30.4 %64.4 %46.6 %60.1 %85.6 %76.9 %47.7 %23.5
Total- - -30.8 %65.3 %48.4 %62.9 %83.6 %77.2 %51.0 %23.1

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2017Dodgers24.2 %64.5 %43.8 %62.5 %81.7 %76.2 %48.4 %25.3
2018Dodgers31.3 %65.4 %48.9 %63.8 %83.2 %77.2 %51.5 %23.5
Total- - -30.6 %65.3 %48.4 %63.7 %83.1 %77.1 %51.3 %23.6

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2017Dodgers (A+)P5516.1210  0          
2017Dodgers (AA)P111149.0430  0          
2017Dodgers (AAA)P12323.1211  0          
2017DodgersP809.1210001001 1   1.000 
2018Dodgers (A+)P113.0000  0          
2018Dodgers (AAA)P3313.0200  0          
2018DodgersP2423137.10161100000 3   .941 
Total- - -P3223146.22171101001 4   .950 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSZrCERArSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2017DodgersP9.10 0  000           
2018DodgersP137.10 1  0-10           
Total- - -P146.20 1  0-10           

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2017DodgersP9.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (1)
2018DodgersP137.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (3)92.9%    (14)
Total- - -P146.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (3)93.3%    (15)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2017Dodgers-0.3-0.20.1-0.1-1.4-0.1($1.1) 
2018Dodgers4.31.3-0.31.129.43.3$26.1 
Total- - -4.11.1-0.21.028.03.1$25.0 

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