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Mike Fiers    \FIRES\

Michael Bruce Fiers (twitter: @Fiers64)

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 200 lb.

Born: June 15, 1985 in Hollywood, FL
High School: Deerfield Beach HS (Deerfield Beach, FL)
School: Nova Southeastern University (Fort Lauderdale, FL)
Drafted
by the Milwaukee Brewers in the 22nd round of the 2009 amateur draft.
Signed June 11, 2009. (All Transactions)
Debut: September 14, 2011 (Age 26.091, 17,718th in MLB history)   vs. COL 1.0 IP, 2 H, 2 SO, 1 BB, 0 ER
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2012 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Brewers/Astros 2011-2015
2016 Contract Status: Pre-Arb Eligible (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2016): 2.085, Arb Eligible: 2017, Free Agent: 2020 [*], Agents: RMG Baseball [*]
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Standard Pitching

Year Age Tm Lg W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W Awards
2011 26 MIL NL 0 0 0.00 2 0 2 0 0 0 2.0 2 0 0 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 10 5.52 2.500 9.0 0.0 13.5 9.0 0.67
2012 27 MIL NL 9 10 .474 3.74 23 22 1 0 0 0 127.2 125 56 53 12 36 0 135 2 0 4 539 110 3.10 1.261 8.8 0.8 2.5 9.5 3.75
2013 28 MIL NL 1 4 .200 7.25 11 3 4 0 0 0 22.1 28 20 18 8 6 0 15 0 0 1 103 54 7.17 1.522 11.3 3.2 2.4 6.0 2.50
2014 29 MIL NL 6 5 .545 2.13 14 10 1 0 0 0 71.2 46 19 17 7 17 1 76 0 0 1 274 178 2.99 0.879 5.8 0.9 2.1 9.5 4.47
2015 30 TOT MLB 7 10 .412 3.69 31 30 0 1 1 0 180.1 162 83 74 24 64 5 180 6 0 8 761 108 4.03 1.253 8.1 1.2 3.2 9.0 2.81
2015 30 MIL NL 5 9 .357 3.89 21 21 0 0 0 0 118.0 117 57 51 14 43 5 121 5 0 6 509 102 3.85 1.356 8.9 1.1 3.3 9.2 2.81
2015 30 HOU AL 2 1 .667 3.32 10 9 0 1 1 0 62.1 45 26 23 10 21 0 59 1 0 2 252 122 4.39 1.059 6.5 1.4 3.0 8.5 2.81
5 Yrs 23 29 .442 3.61 81 65 8 1 1 0 404.0 363 178 162 51 126 6 408 8 0 14 1687 111 3.73 1.210 8.1 1.1 2.8 9.1 3.24
162 Game Avg. 11 14 .442 3.61 38 30 4 0 0 0 188 169 83 75 24 59 3 190 4 0 7 786 111 3.73 1.210 8.1 1.1 2.8 9.1 3.24
MIL (5 yrs) 21 28 .429 3.66 71 56 8 0 0 0 341.2 318 152 139 41 105 6 349 7 0 12 1435 109 3.61 1.238 8.4 1.1 2.8 9.2 3.32
HOU (1 yr) 2 1 .667 3.32 10 9 0 1 1 0 62.1 45 26 23 10 21 0 59 1 0 2 252 122 4.39 1.059 6.5 1.4 3.0 8.5 2.81
NL (5 yrs) 21 28 .429 3.66 71 56 8 0 0 0 341.2 318 152 139 41 105 6 349 7 0 12 1435 109 3.61 1.238 8.4 1.1 2.8 9.2 3.32
AL (1 yr) 2 1 .667 3.32 10 9 0 1 1 0 62.1 45 26 23 10 21 0 59 1 0 2 252 122 4.39 1.059 6.5 1.4 3.0 8.5 2.81
Hold your mouse over the values in the Saves, ERA, or FIP columns for additional information.

Player Value--Pitchers

WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Year Age Tm Lg IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Awards
2011 26 MIL NL 2.0 2 0 0 0.00 3.96 0.06 -0.30 104.0 3.74 1 0.1 .03 -0.1 0.1 1 .547 .501
2012 27 MIL NL 127.2 23 22 56 3.95 4.19 0.03 0.16 104.4 4.51 7 0.8 .15 -0.1 1.8 18 .533 .505
2013 28 MIL NL 22.1 11 3 20 8.06 4.27 0.41 -0.09 106.3 4.01 -10 -1.0 1.25 -0.1 -0.9 -8 .406 .494 $498,000
2014 29 MIL NL 71.2 14 10 19 2.39 4.08 -0.04 0.11 102.8 4.34 16 2.0 .69 -0.1 2.5 21 .642 .512
2015 30 MIL NL 118.0 21 21 57 4.35 4.19 -0.02 0.17 101.4 4.44 2 0.2 -0.1 1.1 11 .508 .501 $512,500
2015 30 HOU AL 62.1 10 9 26 3.75 4.46 0.11 0.13 99.0 4.45 4 0.5 .46 -0.1 1.0 11 .545 .503
5 Seasons 404.0 81 65 178 3.97 4.22 0.04 0.13 102.5 4.42 19 2.4 .84 -0.5 5.6 54 .530 .503 $1,010,500
MIL (5 yrs) 341.2 71 56 152 4.00 4.17 0.02 0.13 103.2 4.41 15 2.0 .87 -0.4 4.6 43 .528 .503 $1,010,500
HOU (1 yr) 62.1 10 9 26 3.75 4.46 0.11 0.13 99.0 4.45 4 0.5 .46 -0.1 1.0 11 .545 .503

Postseason Pitching

Year Age Tm Lg Series Rslt Opp W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
2015 30 HOU AL ALDS L KCR 0 0 9.00 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1.000 9.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1 ALDS 0 0 9.00 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1.000 9.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Batting Against -- Pitching*

Year Age Tm Lg PAu G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS BAbip TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB ROE
2011 26 MIL NL 2 10 7 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 3 2 .286 .500 .286 .786 .400 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012 27 MIL NL 23 539 493 56 125 29 1 12 10 3 36 135 .254 .305 .389 .694 .323 192 5 2 4 4 0 2
2013 28 MIL NL 11 103 94 20 28 4 2 8 3 0 6 15 .298 .333 .638 .972 .274 60 0 0 1 2 0 3
2014 29 MIL NL 14 274 254 19 46 9 0 7 5 2 17 76 .181 .232 .299 .531 .227 76 2 0 2 1 1 1
2015 30 HOU AL 10 252 228 26 45 7 2 10 3 2 21 59 .197 .266 .377 .643 .217 86 1 1 0 2 0 2
2015 30 MIL NL 21 509 452 57 117 22 5 14 9 3 43 121 .259 .326 .423 .749 .319 191 7 5 3 6 5 5
2015 30 TOT MLB 31 761 680 83 162 29 7 24 12 5 64 180 .238 .306 .407 .713 .285 277 8 6 3 8 5 7
5 Yrs 81 1687 1528 178 363 71 10 51 31 11 126 408 .238 .296 .397 .694 .288 607 15 8 10 15 6 13
162 Game Avg. 38 786 712 83 169 33 5 24 14 5 59 190 .238 .296 .397 .694 .288 283 7 4 5 7 3 6
MLB Averages .254 .318 .398 .716 .297

Win Probability*

Year Age Tm Lg PtchR PtchW Plays WPA WPA+ WPA- aLI WPA/LI Clutch RE24 REW boLI RE24/boLI LevHi LevMd LevLo
2011 26 MIL NL 1.0 0.1 11 0.0 0.0 -0.0 .07 -0.0 0.1 0.9 0.1 1.15 -0.2 0 0 2
2012 27 MIL NL 6.0 0.6 560 0.7 9.5 -8.8 .99 0.3 0.4 3.4 0.3 0.91 2.9 0 0 1
2013 28 MIL NL -7.9 -0.8 106 -0.8 1.6 -2.4 .93 -1.2 0.4 -7.6 -0.8 0.99 -10.4 4 0 3
2014 29 MIL NL 12.6 1.4 283 0.9 4.5 -3.6 .87 1.4 -0.4 12.7 1.4 0.85 13.5 1 0 3
2015 30 TOT MLB 4.6 0.5 789 -0.3 12.7 -13.1 .98 0.2 -0.5 -0.2 -0.0 0.92 1.7 0 0 1
2015 30 MIL NL 0.2 0.0 529 -0.7 8.8 -9.5 1.04 -0.1 -0.5 -3.5 -0.4 0.95 -3.2 0 0 0
2015 30 HOU AL 4.4 0.5 260 0.3 3.9 -3.6 .85 0.3 0.1 3.2 0.3 0.85 4.9 0 0 1
5 Yrs 16.3 1.8 1749 0.5 28.4 -27.9 .96 0.7 -0.1 9.2 1.1 0.91 7.5 5 0 10

Starting Pitching*

Data only available back to 1914
Year Age Tm Lg G GS Wgs Lgs ND Wchp Ltuf Wtm Ltm tmW-L% Wlst Lsv CG SHO QS QS% GmScA Best Wrst BQR BQS sDR lDR RS/GS RS/IP IP/GS Pit/GS <80 80-99 100-119 ≥120 Max
2012 27 MIL NL 23 22 9 10 3 1 2 10 12 .455 1 0 0 0 12 55% 54.0 79 7 14 3 1 11 4.2 4.6 5.8 97 1 8 13 0 113
2013 28 MIL NL 11 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 3 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0% 27.7 41 17 4 1 1 1 3.0 2.0 3.6 71 2 1 0 0 97
2014 29 MIL NL 14 10 6 4 0 1 3 6 4 .600 0 0 0 0 8 80% 65.5 79 52 1 0 0 6 3.6 4.4 6.5 100 0 4 6 0 110
2015 30 TOT MLB 31 30 7 10 13 0 1 14 16 .467 2 5 1 1 15 50% 54.7 94 26 19 4 1 15 4.2 3.6 5.8 98 1 16 12 1 134
2015 30 MIL NL 21 21 5 9 7 0 1 10 11 .476 0 3 0 0 9 43% 52.2 73 26 10 2 1 9 3.9 3.5 5.6 96 1 11 9 0 113
2015 30 HOU AL 10 9 2 1 6 0 0 4 5 .444 2 2 1 1 6 67% 60.6 94 42 9 2 0 6 4.9 3.7 6.4 104 0 5 3 1 134
4 Yrs 79 65 22 27 16 2 6 30 35 .462 3 5 1 1 35 54% 55 94 7 38 8 3 33 4.0 4.0 5.8 97 4 29 31 1 134
MLB Averages .500 52% 52 104 -16 4.2 4.2 5.9 95

Reliever Pitching*

Data only available back to 1914
Year Age Tm Lg G GR GF Wgr Lgr SVOpp SV BSv SV% SVSit Hold IR IS IS% 1stIP aLI LevHi LevMd LevLo Ahd Tie Bhd Runr Empt >3o <3o IPmult 0DR Out/GR Pit/GR
2011 26 MIL NL 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 .067 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 3.0 21
2012 27 MIL NL 23 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 .993 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3.0 17
2013 28 MIL NL 11 8 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 8 1 13% 8 .927 4 0 3 1 2 5 3 5 5 1 5 0 4.4 24
2014 29 MIL NL 14 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 67% 8 .869 1 0 3 0 1 3 1 3 1 0 1 1 5.3 31
2015 30 TOT MLB 31 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .978 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 15.0 96
2015 30 HOU AL 10 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .850 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 15.0 96
5 Yrs 60 16 8 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 11 3 27% .920 5 0 10 2 3 11 4 12 7 1 7 1 5.0 29

Ratio Pitching*

Year Age Tm Lg PA Ptn% HR% SO% BB% XBH% X/H% GB/FB GO/AO IP% LD% HR/FB IF/FB DPopp DPs DP%
2011 26 MIL NL 10 60% 0.0% 20.0% 30.0% 0.0% 0% 0.67 2.00 50% 40% 0.0% 0% 3 0 0%
2012 27 MIL NL 539 52% 2.2% 25.1% 6.7% 7.8% 34% 0.50 0.67 65% 26% 5.8% 13% 94 5 5%
2013 28 MIL NL 103 39% 7.8% 14.6% 5.8% 13.6% 50% 0.54 0.58 71% 26% 18.2% 15% 18 0 0%
2014 29 MIL NL 274 54% 2.6% 27.7% 6.2% 5.8% 35% 0.55 0.60 63% 22% 7.6% 19% 34 2 6%
2015 30 TOT MLB 761 54% 3.2% 23.7% 8.4% 7.9% 37% 0.64 0.76 64% 27% 9.3% 16% 122 8 7%
2015 30 MIL NL 509 55% 2.8% 23.8% 8.5% 8.1% 35% 0.65 0.75 63% 27% 8.0% 13% 87 7 8%
2015 30 HOU AL 252 53% 4.0% 23.4% 8.3% 7.5% 42% 0.60 0.79 64% 26% 12.2% 23% 35 1 3%
5 Yrs 1687 52% 3.0% 24.2% 7.5% 7.8% 36% 0.57 0.69 64% 26% 8.4% 15% 271 15 6%
MLB Averages 45% 2.5% 19.8% 7.9% 7.5% 33% 0.83 1.11 68% 22% 7.6% 13% 11%

Pitch Summary -- Pitching*

Year Age Tm Lg PA Pit Pit/PA Str Str% L/Str S/Str F/Str I/Str AS/Str I/Bll AS/Pit Con 1st% 30% 30c 30s 02% 02c 02s 02h L/SO S/SO L/SO% 3pK 4pW PAu Pitu Stru
2011 26 MIL NL 10 42 4.20 23 54.8% 30.4% 30.4% 17.4% 21.7% 69.6% 0.0% 38.1% 56.3% 70.0% 10.0% 1 1 30.0% 3 1 0 0 2 0.0% 1 0 0 0 0
2012 27 MIL NL 540 2152 3.99 1409 65.5% 30.5% 14.2% 29.3% 26.0% 69.5% 0.0% 45.5% 79.6% 60.4% 4.1% 22 16 33.0% 178 99 7 45 89 33.3% 22 6 0 0 0
2013 28 MIL NL 103 402 3.90 256 63.7% 30.9% 13.7% 23.4% 32.0% 69.1% 0.0% 44.0% 80.2% 60.2% 4.9% 5 4 30.1% 31 15 1 5 9 33.3% 4 1 0 0 0
2014 29 MIL NL 275 1122 4.08 727 65.0% 30.8% 16.0% 28.3% 24.9% 69.2% 0.8% 45.0% 76.9% 57.8% 4.7% 13 10 29.1% 80 50 3 27 49 35.5% 14 2 0 0 0
2015 30 TOT MLB 764 3042 3.98 1934 64.0% 24.5% 16.6% 32.5% 26.4% 75.5% 1.7% 48.3% 78.0% 60.5% 4.7% 36 18 26.0% 199 109 4 50 128 27.8% 31 13 0 0 0
2015 30 MIL NL 509 2011 3.95 1268 63.7% 24.1% 16.0% 33.1% 26.8% 75.9% 2.6% 48.3% 78.9% 59.3% 5.1% 26 10 27.5% 140 81 2 29 90 24.0% 24 11 0 0 0
2015 30 HOU AL 255 1031 4.04 666 64.6% 25.2% 17.9% 31.2% 25.7% 74.8% 0.0% 48.3% 76.1% 62.7% 3.9% 10 8 23.1% 59 28 2 21 38 35.6% 7 2 0 0 0
5 Yrs 1692 6760 4.00 4349 64.5% 27.9% 15.6% 30.1% 26.3% 72.1% 0.9% 46.5% 78.3% 60.0% 4.6% 77 49 29.0% 491 274 15 127 277 31.1% 72 22 0 0 0
MLB Averages 3.82 64.0% 27.4% 16.1% 27.2% 29.3% 72.6% 1.4% 46.4% 77.9% 60.1% 4.6% 24.2% 24.0%

Baserunning & Situational Stats*

Hits Home Runs Advances Baserunning
Year Age Tm Lg PA H Inf Bnt All GS GSo vRH vLH Hm Rd <2,3B Scr SO % ROE WP PB SBO SB CS SB% SB2 CS2 SB3 CS3 SBH CSH PO PCS BT PAu
2011 26 MIL NL 10 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0% 0 0 0 5 1 1 50% 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
2012 27 MIL NL 539 125 7 1 12 0 6 7 5 10 2 24 18 1 75% 2 4 0 191 10 3 77% 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0
2013 28 MIL NL 103 28 2 0 8 0 4 3 5 5 3 8 2 4 25% 3 1 0 37 3 0 100% 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0
2014 29 MIL NL 274 46 6 1 7 0 4 5 2 5 2 10 5 5 50% 1 1 0 71 5 2 71% 4 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0
2015 30 TOT MLB 761 162 12 1 24 2 17 14 10 15 9 41 18 10 44% 7 8 0 236 12 5 71% 10 5 2 0 0 0 3 1 22 0
2015 30 MIL NL 509 117 10 1 14 2 13 7 7 12 2 30 13 6 43% 5 6 0 175 9 3 75% 7 3 2 0 0 0 1 0 16 0
2015 30 HOU AL 252 45 2 0 10 0 4 7 3 3 7 11 5 4 45% 2 2 0 61 3 2 60% 3 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 6 0
5 Yrs 1687 363 27 3 51 2 31 29 22 35 16 84 43 21 51% 13 14 0 540 31 11 74% 28 11 3 0 0 0 5 2 38 0
MLB Averages 52% 72%

Cumulative Pitching

Year Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W ERA+
2011 26 0 0 0.00 2 0 2 0 0 0 2.0 2 0 0 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 10 2.500 9.0 0.0 13.5 9.0 0.67
2012 27 9 10 .474 3.68 25 22 3 0 0 0 129.2 127 56 53 12 39 0 137 2 0 4 549 112 1.280 8.8 0.8 2.7 9.5 3.51 112
2013 28 10 14 .417 4.20 36 25 7 0 0 0 152.0 155 76 71 20 45 0 152 2 0 5 652 98 1.316 9.2 1.2 2.7 9.0 3.38 98
2014 29 16 19 .457 3.54 50 35 8 0 0 0 223.2 201 95 88 27 62 1 228 2 0 6 926 113 1.176 8.1 1.1 2.5 9.2 3.68 113
2015 30 23 29 .442 3.61 81 65 8 1 1 0 404.0 363 178 162 51 126 6 408 8 0 14 1687 111 1.210 8.1 1.1 2.8 9.1 3.24 111

Neutralized Pitching

Change to: Default / 750 Runs / 1968 Dodgers / 2000 Rockies or

All seasons are converted to 162-game seasons &
average team scoring of 688 total runs (4.25 R/G)
How this works
Year Age W L W-L% ERA IP H R ER HR BB SO HBP WHIP H9 BB9 SO9 SO/W HR9 Gact
2011 26 0 0 0.00 2.0 2 0 0 0 3 2 0 2.500 9.0 13.5 9.0 0.67 0.0 2
2012 27 7 7 .500 3.45 128.0 123 54 49 12 35 135 2 1.234 8.6 2.5 9.5 3.86 0.8 23
2013 28 1 1 .500 7.36 22.0 28 20 18 8 6 15 0 1.545 11.5 2.5 6.1 2.50 3.3 11
2014 29 5 3 .625 2.25 72.0 48 20 18 7 18 76 0 0.917 6.0 2.3 9.5 4.22 0.9 14
2015 30 10 10 .500 3.75 180.0 164 83 75 24 65 180 6 1.272 8.2 3.3 9.0 2.77 1.2 31
5 Yrs 23 21 .523 3.56 404.0 365 177 160 51 127 408 8 1.218 8.1 9.1 3.21 1.1 81



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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

Weekly Awards (yr-week lg award)
2015 Aug 23rd AL Player of the Week

Shutouts s c a p y
2015 AL  1 (6th)

                           

Hall Of Fame Statistics

Player rank in (·)

Gray InkPitching - 1 (2715), Average HOFer ≈ 185
JAWS Starting Pitcher (1259th), 4.8 career WAR/4.8 7yr-peak WAR/4.8 JAWS
Average HOF P (out of 62) = 73.9 career WAR/50.3 7yr-peak WAR/62.1 JAWS

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