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 allowed two unearned runs on three hits and a walk while striking out 12 over six innings in a no-decision Wednesday against the Rockies. (9/20/2018)

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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
2018THE BAT43018857.010.113.731.01.30175.3 %  3.533.73  
2018ATC32015951.011.354.021.29.30575.9 %  3.813.84  
2018Depth Charts32018857.011.253.861.06.31175.8 %  3.553.59 1.0
2018Steamer43018856.010.783.680.87.29375.7 %50.7 % 3.263.363.411.2
2018ZiPS430361993.711.724.041.25.31775.9 %  3.843.83 1.5
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 
2018Dodgers7502221124.210.322.310.87.25778.0 %50.3 %12.4 %2.743.003.043.0
2018ZiPS (R)00 115.011.283.261.08.32175.7 %  3.523.43 0.1
2018Steamer (R)100117.010.572.980.88.29675.2 %  3.213.19 0.2
2018Depth Charts (R)000117.010.933.120.98.31675.5 %  3.373.31 0.1
2018THE BAT (R)100118.010.583.120.73.30175.7 %  2.993.01  
Total- - -8503021134.010.412.690.94.26876.7 %51.5 %13.9 %3.093.213.102.9

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
2018THE BAT433.53188  0  57.023948242262412  64
2018ATC323.81159  01 51.0 42232172350  64
2018Depth Charts323.55188  01 57.0 472422724 2  71
2018Steamer433.261880001 56.0235462220523 2  67
2018ZiPS433.843619  0  93.7 79434013421451122
2018Dodgers (A+)003.0011000003.0122110100005
2018Dodgers (AAA)102.08330000013.054104304011016
2018Dodgers752.74222100001124.249590413812321540143
2018ZiPS (R)003.5211     5.0 42212 0  6
2018Steamer (R)103.21110000 7.02963212 0  8
2018Depth Charts (R)003.3711  00 7.0 63312 0  8
2018THE BAT (R)102.9911  0  8.0336331300  9
Total- - -853.09302100011134.0539101494614402550155

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
2018THE BAT10.113.732.711.01   .2301.26.30175.3 %  3.73
2018ATC11.354.022.821.29   .2271.28.30575.9 %  3.84
2018Depth Charts11.253.862.921.06   .2271.26.31175.8 %  3.59
2018Steamer10.783.682.930.8728.6 %9.8 %18.8 %.2171.22.29375.7 %  3.36
2018ZiPS11.724.042.901.25   .2301.29.31775.9 %  3.83
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
2018Dodgers10.322.314.470.8728.9 %6.5 %22.4 %.1970.98.25778.0 %71753.00
2018Average8.503.232.631.1622.2 %8.4 %13.8 %.2451.30.29372.8 %  4.20
2018ZiPS (R)11.283.263.461.08   .2341.22.32175.7 %  3.43
2018Steamer (R)10.572.983.550.88   .2221.17.29675.2 %  3.19
2018Depth Charts (R)10.933.123.500.98   .2321.20.31675.5 %  3.31
2018THE BAT (R)10.583.123.390.73   .2181.13.30175.7 %  3.01
Total- - -10.412.693.880.9428.8 %7.4 %21.3 %.2041.05.26876.7 %79803.21

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
2018Dodgers1.6318.8 %50.3 %30.9 %7.2 %12.4 %4.4 %100.0 %33.3 %38.7 %27.9 %22.5 %42.2 %35.2 %3.15753.04
Total- - -1.7218.6 %51.5 %29.9 %6.9 %13.9 %4.6 %100.0 %33.3 %38.6 %28.0 %22.4 %43.4 %34.2 %3.24763.10

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
2018Dodgers158975977116765113421993
Total- - -1741016378117072414612185

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2017Dodgers-0.02-0.580.56-2.79-0.300.640.470.540.676-0.310.2711
2018Dodgers2.50-7.339.8324.782.531.041.010.891.33222.90-0.4801
Total- - -2.48-7.9110.3921.992.231.000.970.801.19282.59-0.1212

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)17.1% (87.8)5.5% (92.9)14.2% (80.3)3.6% (90.0)  0.3%
Total- - -60.5% (96.4)16.3% (87.9)5.0% (92.9)15.0% (80.7)3.3% (90.0)  0.4%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2017Dodgers69.8 %     10.9 %18.8 %  0.5 %   
2018Dodgers40.8 %19.6 %5.2 %   17.0 % 14.3 % 3.1 %   
Total- - -43.4 %17.8 %4.7 %   16.5 %1.7 %13.0 % 2.9 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2017Dodgers98.2     88.483.6  92.6  
2018Dodgers96.295.992.7   87.9 80.3 89.8  
Total- - -96.595.992.7   87.983.680.3 89.8  

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2017Dodgers69.8 %    6.8 %23.4 %    
2018Dodgers41.8 %12.2 % 17.7 %3.5 %10.8 %13.9 %    
Total- - -44.4 %11.1 % 16.1 %3.2 %10.5 %14.8 %    

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2017Dodgers98.4    92.283.8   
2018Dodgers96.091.0 95.789.786.279.9   
Total- - -96.391.0 95.789.786.680.5   

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2017Dodgers-2.2-0.9 1.9   -1.64-6.73 4.38   
2018Dodgers12.79.10.22.1-2.7  1.072.670.190.73-3.78  
Total- - -10.58.20.24.0-2.7  0.802.300.191.22-3.78  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2017Dodgers-2.2     -0.11.2  -0.1  
2018Dodgers8.73.9-0.5   7.3 2.1 -2.8  
Total- - -6.53.9-0.5   7.21.22.1 -2.8  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2017Dodgers-1.61     -0.463.35  -8.87  
2018Dodgers1.121.04-0.53   2.25 0.77 -4.67  
Total- - -0.721.04-0.53   2.083.350.77 -4.74  

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2017Dodgers-2.2    -0.71.7   
2018Dodgers8.43.5 2.8-2.74.51.9   
Total- - -6.23.5 2.8-2.73.93.6   

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2017Dodgers-1.61    -5.183.77   
2018Dodgers1.051.49 0.85-4.042.200.71   
Total- - -0.671.49 0.85-4.041.771.15   

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 %
2018Dodgers32.3 %66.5 %48.5 %62.7 %85.5 %77.5 %47.4 %63.2 %10.9 %
2018Average30.8 %67.3 %46.5 %62.9 %85.6 %77.0 %43.0 %60.5 %10.6 %
Total- - -31.5 %66.3 %48.1 %62.1 %85.4 %77.4 %47.8 %62.9 %10.8 %

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
2018Dodgers31.6 %65.1 %48.8 %63.2 %84.1 %77.6 %51.5 %23.0
2018Average30.4 %64.3 %46.6 %60.2 %85.7 %77.0 %47.7 %23.5
Total- - -30.9 %65.0 %48.4 %62.9 %84.1 %77.5 %51.2 %23.2

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
2018Dodgers32.2 %64.9 %48.8 %63.0 %84.4 %77.5 %51.0 %23.5
Total- - -31.4 %64.8 %48.4 %63.0 %84.2 %77.4 %50.7 %23.7

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          
2018DodgersP2221124.20131100000 3   .929 
Total- - -P3021134.02141101001 4   .941 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2017DodgersP9.10  000              
2018DodgersP124.20  0-1-1              
Total- - -P134.00  0-1-1              

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)
2018DodgersP124.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (2)91.7%    (12)
Total- - -P134.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (2)92.3%    (13)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2017Dodgers-0.3-0.20.1-0.1-1.4-0.1($1.1) 
2018Dodgers3.70.9-0.30.726.93.0$24.0 
Total- - -3.40.7-0.20.625.62.9$22.9 

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