Kyle Higashioka

Age: 28
Bats/Throws: R/R
6' 1" / 205
C

Prospects Report
Team Rank: 22Overall Rank: NAReported: 2018ETA: 2018  
HitGamePowerRawPowerSpeedFieldThrowsFuture Value
45 / 5045 / 5055 / 5530 / 3045 / 5040 / 4040

RotoWire News: Higashioka isn't included on the 25-man roster for the ALDS against the Red Sox, Bob Nightengale of USA Today reports. (10/4/2018)

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SeasonTeamGPAHRRRBISBBB%K%ISOBABIPAVGOBPSLGwOBAwRC+BsROffDefWAR
2008Yankees (R)185015304.0 %16.0 %.087.289.261.300.348.30786    
2009Yankees (A-)6024722432010.5 %12.6 %.078.285.253.333.332.318100    
2010Yankees (A)903596352408.6 %17.8 %.113.263.225.303.338.30085    
2011Yankees (A)361444141306.3 %13.2 %.138.229.223.280.362.29175    
2011Yankees (A+)461804211617.8 %12.2 %.134.252.238.300.372.30685    
2012Yankees (A+)371396132117.2 %24.5 %.185.198.185.243.371.27970    
2012Yankees (AA)72601207.7 %30.8 %.000.125.087.154.087.126-38    
2013Yankees (AA)72611500.0 %19.2 %.240.368.320.320.560.388140    
2014Yankees (R)827031011.1 %25.9 %.043.294.217.296.261.27767    
2014Yankees (A+)931152012.9 %12.9 %.231.227.231.323.462.352119    
2015Yankees (A+)883315253606.6 %14.8 %.121.287.254.305.375.323108    
2015Yankees (AAA)51702100.0 %23.5 %.059.231.176.176.235.1888    
2016Yankees (AA)63256113151010.2 %16.4 %.216.305.293.355.509.380136    
2016Yankees (AAA)3916010243007.5 %19.4 %.264.252.250.306.514.361131    
2017Yankees (R)27334014.3 %0.0 %2.000.333.800.7142.8001.226639    
2017Yankees (A-)518478011.1 %27.8 %.875.429.438.5001.313.793412    
2017Yankees (AAA)1457251107.0 %12.3 %.189.273.264.316.453.341113    
2017Yankees920020010.0 %30.0 %.000.000.000.100.000.069-750.2-4.10.3-0.3
2018Yankees (AAA)522095152227.7 %21.1 %.139.229.198.269.337.27570    
2018Yankees297936607.6 %20.3 %.153.170.167.241.319.248510.1-4.60.4-0.2
2019Depth Charts83213406.9 %23.3 %.160.252.217.276.377.283750.0-0.90.50.1
2019Steamer82913306.9 %23.3 %.160.252.217.276.377.283750.0-0.90.50.1
Total- - -389938608.1 %22.2 %.122.138.133.212.256.212260.3-8.70.7-0.5

SeasonTeamGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2008Yankees (R)184650121010153208110300.261
2009Yankees (A-)6021724755421102243226131121601.253
2010Yankees (A)9032035972481806352431064512902.225
2011Yankees (A)36130144291960414139019221500.223
2011Yankees (A+)4616418039251004211614122110510.238
2012Yankees (A+)371241392312506132110034022711.185
2012Yankees (AA)723262200012208010000.087
2013Yankees (AA)725268430115005001200.320
2014Yankees (R)823275410031307010000.217
2014Yankees (A+)926316230152404010100.231
2015Yankees (A+)8830733178531825253622049110300.254
2015Yankees (AAA)517173210021004000000.176
2016Yankees (AA)63222256653915011315126042080701.293
2016Yankees (AAA)3914816037189010243012231000301.250
2017Yankees (R)2574010334110010000.800
2017Yankees (A-)516187120478205000000.438
2017Yankees (AAA)145357148402511407000000.264
2017Yankees918200000020206000000.000
2018Yankees (AAA)521872093722915152216044320520.198
2018Yankees297279127203666016100200.167
2019Depth Charts829326410134207000 00.217
2019Steamer827296410133207000 00.217
Total- - -389099127203868022100200.133

SeasonTeamBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOSpdBABIPUBRwGDPwSBwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2008Yankees (R)4.0 %16.0 %0.25.261.300.348.648.0871.4.289  -0.15-0.9.30786
2009Yankees (A-)10.5 %12.6 %0.84.253.333.332.665.0781.5.285  -0.6280.0.318100
2010Yankees (A)8.6 %17.8 %0.48.225.303.338.640.1131.8.263  -0.837-6.3.30085
2011Yankees (A)6.3 %13.2 %0.47.223.280.362.641.1381.4.229  0.013-4.6.29175
2011Yankees (A+)7.8 %12.2 %0.64.238.300.372.672.1343.2.252  0.218-3.2.30685
2012Yankees (A+)7.2 %24.5 %0.29.185.243.371.614.1852.4.198  -0.311-4.8.27970
2012Yankees (AA)7.7 %30.8 %0.25.087.154.087.241.0001.1.125  0.0-1-4.1.126-38
2013Yankees (AA)0.0 %19.2 %0.00.320.320.560.880.2400.1.368  0.041.2.388140
2014Yankees (R)11.1 %25.9 %0.43.217.296.261.557.0431.9.294  0.02-1.1.27767
2014Yankees (A+)12.9 %12.9 %1.00.231.323.462.784.2312.3.227  0.040.7.352119
2015Yankees (A+)6.6 %14.8 %0.45.254.305.375.680.1211.8.287  -0.2362.6.323108
2015Yankees (AAA)0.0 %23.5 %0.00.176.176.235.412.0592.6.231  0.00-1.7.1888
2016Yankees (AA)10.2 %16.4 %0.62.293.355.509.864.2161.4.305  -0.44010.6.380136
2016Yankees (AAA)7.5 %19.4 %0.39.250.306.514.820.2642.3.252  -0.4225.3.361131
2017Yankees (R)14.3 %0.0 %1.00.800.7142.8003.5142.0000.1.333  0.065.21.226639
2017Yankees (A-)11.1 %27.8 %0.40.438.5001.3131.813.8752.6.429  0.086.1.793412
2017Yankees (AAA)7.0 %12.3 %0.57.264.316.453.769.1890.7.273  0.070.8.341113
2017Yankees10.0 %30.0 %0.33.000.100.000.100.0002.6.0000.00.20.0-2-4.2.069-75
2017Average8.5 %21.6 %0.39.255.324.426.750.1715.0.300     .321 
2018Yankees (AAA)7.7 %21.1 %0.36.198.269.337.606.1393.9.229  0.416-7.1.27570
2018Yankees7.6 %20.3 %0.38.167.241.319.560.1530.8.1700.3-0.20.05-4.3.24851
2018Average8.5 %22.3 %0.38.248.318.409.728.1615.0.296     .315 
2019Depth Charts6.9 %23.3 %0.30.217.276.377.653.1603.6.2520.0 0.03-0.8.28375
2019Steamer6.9 %23.3 %0.30.217.276.377.653.1603.6.2520.0 0.03-0.8.28375
Total- - -8.1 %22.2 %0.36.133.212.256.468.1221.4.1380.30.00.03-8.5.21226

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%
2008Yankees (R)1.008.1 %45.9 %45.9 %41.2 %5.9 %  46.2 %25.6 %28.2 %   
2009Yankees (A-)1.2016.9 %45.4 %37.7 %21.7 %2.9 %  50.0 %23.2 %26.8 %   
2010Yankees (A)0.6710.8 %35.7 %53.4 %24.1 %4.5 %  51.2 %21.2 %27.7 %   
2011Yankees (A)0.7119.8 %33.3 %46.8 %25.0 %7.7 %  48.3 %23.7 %28.1 %   
2011Yankees (A+)0.6715.5 %33.8 %50.7 %22.2 %5.6 %  49.7 %25.2 %25.2 %   
2012Yankees (A+)0.679.9 %36.3 %53.8 %30.6 %12.2 %  60.6 %19.2 %20.2 %   
2012Yankees (AA)0.886.3 %43.8 %50.0 %12.5 %0.0 %  56.3 %18.8 %25.0 %   
2013Yankees (AA)0.8825.0 %35.0 %40.0 %25.0 %12.5 %  52.4 %19.1 %28.6 %   
2014Yankees (R)0.3329.4 %17.6 %52.9 %0.0 %0.0 %  52.9 %29.4 %17.7 %   
2014Yankees (A+)0.9013.6 %40.9 %45.5 %10.0 %10.0 %  60.9 %8.7 %30.4 %   
2015Yankees (A+)0.7217.6 %34.5 %47.8 %23.8 %4.1 %  54.1 %21.6 %24.3 %   
2015Yankees (AAA)1.2015.4 %46.2 %38.5 %40.0 %0.0 %  46.2 %30.8 %23.1 %   
2016Yankees (AA)0.4925.5 %24.5 %50.0 %16.0 %11.7 %  49.7 %29.6 %20.6 %   
2016Yankees (AAA)0.4919.7 %26.5 %53.8 %23.8 %15.9 %  54.7 %22.2 %23.1 %   
2017Yankees (R)0.2516.7 %16.7 %66.7 %0.0 %75.0 %  83.3 %16.7 %0.0 %   
2017Yankees (A-)0.0036.4 %0.0 %63.6 %14.3 %57.1 %  72.7 %9.1 %18.2 %   
2017Yankees (AAA)0.6410.9 %34.8 %54.3 %32.0 %8.0 %  65.2 %17.4 %17.4 %   
2017Yankees1.2518.2 %45.5 %36.4 %25.0 %0.0 %20.0 %0.0 %58.3 %33.3 %8.3 %25.0 %58.3 %16.7 %
2018Yankees (AAA)0.6218.1 %31.3 %50.7 %23.3 %6.8 %  51.0 %22.8 %26.2 %   
2018Yankees0.4114.3 %25.0 %60.7 %14.7 %8.8 %0.0 %0.0 %46.4 %33.9 %19.6 %14.3 %46.4 %39.3 %
Total- - -0.5014.9 %28.4 %56.7 %15.8 %7.9 %5.3 %0.0 %48.5 %33.8 %17.6 %16.2 %48.5 %35.3 %

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHBallsStrikesPitches
2008Yankees (R)171737   96473
2009Yankees (A-)83693115   122289411
2010Yankees (A)891332732   144460604
2011Yankees (A)37522213   49172221
2011Yankees (A+)48722216   65215280
2012Yankees (A+)3349915   52203255
2012Yankees (AA)7811   3765102
2013Yankees (AA)7852   185876
2014Yankees (R)3950   123850
2014Yankees (A+)91031   203656
2015Yankees (A+)881224529   262554816
2015Yankees (AAA)6522   153853
2016Yankees (AA)46944815   356602958
2016Yankees (AAA)31632315   205388593
2017Yankees (R)1410   121325
2017Yankees (A-)0741   294473
2017Yankees (AAA)162558   78133211
2017Yankees5421110235073
2018Yankees (AAA)45732617   278510788
2018Yankees14348500096171267
Total- - -1938106110119221340

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIphLIPHWPA/LIClutch
2017Yankees-0.35-0.580.23-4.28-0.421.480.001-0.250.01
2018Yankees-0.75-1.400.65-4.97-0.490.760.022-0.26-0.73
Total- - --1.10-1.980.88-9.24-0.910.910.013-0.50-0.71

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2017Yankees64.4% (92.9)24.7% (86.3)1.4% (89.0)4.1% (80.7)5.5% (82.0)   
2018Yankees55.8% (93.3)26.6% (85.3)5.2% (87.9)6.4% (80.4)5.2% (83.1)0.7% (84.5)  
Total- - -57.6% (93.2)26.2% (85.5)4.4% (87.9)5.9% (80.4)5.3% (82.9)0.6% (84.5)  

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2017Yankees37.0 %20.6 %6.9 %  6.9 %19.2 %5.5 %  4.1 %   
2018Yankees34.5 %13.5 %7.1 %  7.9 %24.3 %3.8 %3.0 % 6.0 %   
Total- - -35.0 %15.0 %7.1 %  7.7 %23.2 %4.1 %2.4 % 5.6 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2017Yankees93.292.989.5  89.684.681.5  82.2  
2018Yankees93.793.688.4  91.084.979.781.1 83.4  
Total- - -93.693.488.6  90.884.980.281.1 83.2  

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2017Yankees31.5 %4.1 % 32.9 %5.5 %21.9 %4.1 %    
2018Yankees42.7 %4.9 %0.8 %13.1 %5.2 %26.2 %7.1 %    
Total- - -40.3 %4.7 %0.6 %17.4 %5.3 %25.3 %6.5 %    

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2017Yankees93.791.7 92.682.385.381.4   
2018Yankees93.787.684.693.183.585.780.5   
Total- - -93.788.484.692.983.285.680.6   

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2017Yankees-1.9-0.7-0.30.00.3  -3.94-3.68-30.220.238.11  
2018Yankees-1.6-2.7-0.2-0.3-0.60.1 -1.07-3.79-1.32-1.89-4.093.80 
Total- - --3.4-3.4-0.5-0.3-0.20.1 -1.76-3.77-3.25-1.57-1.383.80 

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2017Yankees-0.9-0.4-0.6  -0.6-0.80.1  0.4  
2018Yankees0.7-1.5-0.5  -1.0-2.70.2-0.1 -0.5  
Total- - --0.2-1.9-1.1  -1.6-3.60.2-0.1 -0.1  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2017Yankees-3.35-2.55-11.63  -11.01-5.831.26  13.04  
2018Yankees0.78-4.12-2.83  -4.94-4.211.69-1.78 -3.14  
Total- - --0.16-3.66-4.66  -6.10-4.501.57-1.78 -0.58  

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2017Yankees-0.7-0.3 -1.2 -1.00.0   
2018Yankees1.50.20.1-3.3 -3.60.1   
Total- - -0.8-0.10.1-4.5 -4.60.1   

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2017Yankees-2.92-9.94 -4.867.96-6.110.21   
2018Yankees1.301.883.90-9.40-4.14-5.120.47   
Total- - -0.60-0.343.90-7.55-1.45-5.310.44   

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2017Yankees29.4 %74.4 %53.4 %70.0 %82.8 %79.5 %53.4 %75.0 %11.0 %
2017Average29.9 %66.7 %46.5 %62.9 %85.5 %77.5 %45.0 %60.3 %10.4 %
2018Yankees31.8 %66.4 %46.4 %51.0 %88.0 %73.4 %42.3 %67.1 %12.4 %
2018Average30.9 %67.3 %46.6 %62.8 %85.5 %77.0 %43.0 %60.6 %10.7 %
Total- - -31.4 %68.4 %47.9 %54.2 %86.5 %74.9 %44.7 %68.7 %12.1 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2017Yankees33.3 %73.0 %53.4 %83.3 %77.8 %79.5 %50.7 %25.9
2017Average30.3 %64.1 %46.5 %61.2 %85.8 %77.4 %47.9 %23.8
2018Yankees29.0 %65.1 %46.4 %45.0 %86.9 %73.4 %48.3 %25.6
2018Average30.4 %64.4 %46.6 %60.1 %85.6 %76.9 %47.7 %23.5
Total- - -29.9 %66.9 %47.9 %53.9 %84.7 %74.9 %48.8 %25.6

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2017Yankees35.1 %72.2 %53.4 %84.6 %76.9 %79.5 %49.3 %26.9
2018Yankees29.7 %66.4 %46.4 %48.8 %86.4 %73.4 %45.7 %26.4
Total- - -30.8 %67.7 %47.9 %57.1 %84.1 %74.9 %46.5 %26.5

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2008Yankees (R)C1514101.011430  0    1812   
2009Yankees (A-)C5756482.1451415  2    56197   
2010Yankees (A)C5958497.2423506  0    56274   
2011Yankees (A)C101085.091151  1    761   
2011Yankees (A+)C4443382.0311336  3    39217   
2012Yankees (A+)C2423190.0208232  3    17113   
2012Yankees (AA)C5439.12650  0    240   
2013Yankees (AA)C7754.043100  1    1240   
2014Yankees (R)C7749.25821  2    1330   
2014Yankees (A+)C9975.27170  1    531   
2015Yankees (A+)C8886751.0688658  4    96407   
2015Yankees (AAA)C5437.13900  0    000   
2016Yankees (AA)C6161531.0532519  4    52236   
2016Yankees (AAA)C3635306.0329150  4    1564   
2017Yankees (R)C2214.01730  1    010   
2017Yankees (A-)C3318.02220  0    300   
2017Yankees (AAA)C1414117.012954  0    1252   
2017YankeesC8548.05520000000 20121.000 
2018Yankees (AAA)C4848413.2409266  4    32162   
2018YankeesC2720192.0225141010100 153211.996 
Total- - -C3525240.0280161010100 173313.997 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSZrCERArSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2017YankeesC48.0000  0 0           
2018YankeesC192.020-1  0 1           
Total- - -C240.020-1  0 1           

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2017YankeesC48.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (2)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (2)
2018YankeesC192.00.0%      (1)33.3%      (6)0.0%      (8)50.0%     (2)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (8)
Total- - -C240.00.0%      (1)25.0%      (8)0.0%      (8)50.0%     (2)0.0%      (0)100.0%    (10)

SeasonTeamBattingBase RunningFieldingPositionalOffenseDefenseLeagueReplacementRARWARDollarsSalary
2017Yankees-4.30.20.00.3-4.10.30.10.6-3.1-0.3($2.5) 
2018Yankees-4.60.1-1.01.4-4.60.40.22.4-1.5-0.2($1.3) 
Total- - --8.90.3-1.01.7-8.70.70.33.0-4.6-0.5($3.7) 

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  • 2008 June Amateur Draft - Round: 7, Pick: 28, Overall: 230
    • Team: New York Yankees
    • School: Edison HS