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Corey Kluber    \CLUE-burr\

Corey Scott Kluber (twitter: @CKluber)

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 4", Weight: 215 lb.

Born: April 10, 1986 in Birmingham, AL
High School: Coppell HS (Coppell, TX)
School: Stetson University (DeLand, FL)
Drafted
by the San Diego Padres in the 4th round of the 2007 amateur draft.
Signed July 17, 2007. (All Transactions)
Debut: September 1, 2011 (Age 25.144)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2012 season [*]
Team: Indians 2011-2014
2014 Contract Status: Pre-Arb Eligible, 1 yr/$514k (14) (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2014): 1.074, Arb Eligible: 2016, Free Agent: 2019 [*], Agents: Jet Sports Management [*]
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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 25 CLE AL 0 0 8.31 3 0 2 0 0 0 4.1 6 4 4 0 3 0 5 2 0 1 25 51 4.18 2.077 12.5 0.0 6.2 10.4 1.67
2012 26 CLE AL 2 5 .286 5.14 12 12 0 0 0 0 63.0 76 44 36 9 18 0 54 4 0 2 281 76 4.29 1.492 10.9 1.3 2.6 7.7 3.00
2013 27 CLE AL 11 5 .688 3.85 26 24 1 0 0 0 147.1 153 67 63 15 33 0 136 5 0 1 608 99 3.30 1.262 9.3 0.9 2.0 8.3 4.12
2014 28 CLE AL 10 6 .625 2.95 21 21 0 1 0 0 140.1 133 52 46 10 33 3 152 4 0 3 577 128 2.69 1.183 8.5 0.6 2.1 9.7 4.61
4 Yrs 23 16 .590 3.78 62 57 3 1 0 0 355.0 368 167 149 34 87 3 347 15 0 7 1491 101 3.25 1.282 9.3 0.9 2.2 8.8 3.99
162 Game Avg. 13 9 .590 3.78 35 33 2 1 0 0 203 210 95 85 19 50 2 198 9 0 4 852 101 3.25 1.282 9.3 0.9 2.2 8.8 3.99
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 25 CLE AL 4.1 3 0 4 8.31 4.50 -0.11 -0.34 96.9 4.14 -2 -0.2 .1 0.1 -0.1 -2 .433 .499
2012 26 CLE AL 63.0 12 12 44 6.29 4.49 -0.24 0.17 94.9 4.65 -11 -1.1 -0.0 -0.5 -5 .407 .493
2013 27 CLE AL 147.1 26 24 67 4.09 4.06 -0.22 0.14 97.1 4.29 1 0.1 .1 -0.1 1.4 17 .503 .501 $491,800
2014 28 CLE AL 140.1 21 21 52 3.33 4.16 -0.51 0.16 96.1 4.64 18 2.1 -0.1 3.3 33 .598 .513 $514,000
4 Seasons 355.0 62 57 167 4.23 4.18 -0.34 0.15 96.3 4.49 5 0.8 .1 -0.2 4.1 44 .514 .503 $1,005,800

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 25 CLE AL 3 25 20 4 6 0 0 0 0 0 3 5 .300 .440 .300 .740 .400 6 0 2 0 0 0 1
2012 26 CLE AL 12 281 258 44 76 18 2 9 15 3 18 54 .295 .350 .484 .834 .344 125 7 4 1 0 0 5
2013 27 CLE AL 26 608 564 67 153 33 1 15 6 3 33 136 .271 .316 .413 .729 .333 233 17 5 4 2 0 3
2014 28 CLE AL 21 577 534 52 133 32 2 10 6 6 33 152 .249 .297 .373 .669 .329 199 10 4 4 2 3 5
4 Yrs 62 1491 1376 167 368 83 5 34 27 12 87 347 .267 .317 .409 .726 .334 563 34 15 9 4 3 14
162 Game Avg. 35 852 786 95 210 47 3 19 15 7 50 198 .267 .317 .409 .726 .334 322 19 9 5 2 2 8
MLB Averages .254 .319 .399 .717 .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 25 CLE AL -1.8 -0.2 26 -0.0 0.0 -0.0 .03 -0.2 -0.5 -3.6 -0.3 1.14 -2.3 0 0 2
2012 26 CLE AL -11.5 -1.1 301 -1.3 4.8 -6.1 1.00 -1.3 -0.0 -12.1 -1.2 0.96 -12.6 0 0 0
2013 27 CLE AL -1.0 -0.1 619 1.1 10.5 -9.4 .90 0.5 0.7 5.3 0.6 0.92 7.1 0 0 2
2014 28 CLE AL 12.2 1.3 594 0.8 10.2 -9.4 .96 1.1 -0.4 10.1 1.1 0.91 12.4 0 0 0
4 Yrs -2.2 -0.1 1540 0.5 25.5 -25.0 .93 0.2 0.4 -0.2 0.1 0.93 4.7 0 0 4

Starting Pitching*

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 26 CLE AL 12 12 2 5 5 0 1 3 9 .250 1 2 0 0 5 42% 45.2 62 24 7 4 0 6 3.3 4.1 5.3 90 1 10 1 0 100
2013 27 CLE AL 26 24 10 5 9 5 1 15 9 .625 5 1 0 0 10 42% 52.3 78 12 16 6 0 8 6.1 6.5 5.9 93 3 12 9 0 114
2014 28 CLE AL 21 21 10 6 5 1 2 13 8 .619 2 2 1 0 14 67% 58.7 88 23 13 0 0 7 5.0 4.5 6.7 102 2 5 14 0 114
3 Yrs 59 57 22 16 19 6 4 31 26 .544 8 5 1 0 29 51% 53 88 12 36 10 0 21 5.1 5.2 6.1 96 6 27 24 0 114
MLB Averages .500 52% 51 102 -16 4.3 4.3 5.9 96

Reliever Pitching*

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 25 CLE AL 3 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 100% 6 .034 0 0 2 1 0 2 1 2 2 0 2 0 4.3 30
2013 27 CLE AL 26 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 .896 0 0 2 1 0 1 0 2 1 0 1 0 7.5 32
2 Yrs 29 5 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 100% .862 0 0 4 2 0 3 1 4 3 0 3 0 5.6 31

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 25 CLE AL 25 28% 0.0% 20.0% 12.0% 0.0% 0% 0.67 1.00 60% 33% 0.0% 11% 5 0 0%
2012 26 CLE AL 281 42% 3.2% 19.2% 6.4% 10.3% 38% 0.82 1.34 69% 21% 9.4% 14% 47 7 15%
2013 27 CLE AL 608 46% 2.5% 22.4% 5.4% 8.1% 32% 0.88 1.37 68% 26% 7.5% 12% 114 17 15%
2014 28 CLE AL 577 50% 1.7% 26.3% 5.7% 7.6% 33% 0.99 1.35 65% 26% 5.9% 12% 91 10 11%
4 Yrs 1491 47% 2.3% 23.3% 5.8% 8.2% 33% 0.90 1.35 67% 25% 7.2% 12% 257 34 13%
MLB Averages 45% 2.5% 19.6% 8.0% 7.5% 33% 0.83 1.11 68% 21% 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 25 CLE AL 25 89 3.56 60 67.4% 31.7% 20.0% 23.3% 25.0% 68.3% 0.0% 46.1% 70.7% 68.0% 4.0% 1 1 44.0% 11 8 1 1 4 20.0% 2 0 0 0 0
2012 26 CLE AL 282 1083 3.84 672 62.0% 25.9% 19.0% 24.6% 30.5% 74.1% 0.0% 46.0% 74.3% 56.7% 3.9% 11 9 18.1% 51 26 3 14 40 25.9% 10 2 -1 0 0
2013 27 CLE AL 609 2290 3.76 1487 64.9% 29.8% 17.6% 23.4% 29.2% 70.2% 0.0% 45.6% 74.9% 59.8% 4.8% 29 20 26.1% 159 86 9 37 99 27.2% 25 9 -1 0 0
2014 28 CLE AL 578 2139 3.70 1427 67.1% 30.8% 17.7% 24.3% 27.2% 69.2% 1.7% 46.5% 74.4% 62.8% 3.5% 20 11 28.7% 166 98 7 47 105 30.9% 29 6 -1 0 0
4 Yrs 1494 5601 3.75 3646 65.2% 29.5% 18.0% 24.0% 28.6% 70.5% 0.6% 46.0% 74.5% 60.5% 4.1% 61 41 25.9% 387 218 20 99 248 28.5% 66 17 -3 0 0
MLB Averages 3.82 63.8% 27.7% 15.8% 27.0% 29.4% 72.3% 1.4% 46.1% 78.2% 59.8% 4.7% 23.9% 24.2%

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 25 CLE AL 25 6 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
2012 26 CLE AL 281 76 6 1 9 0 5 4 5 3 6 12 7 3 58% 5 2 2 104 15 3 83% 13 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 5 0
2013 27 CLE AL 608 153 15 2 15 1 9 7 8 8 7 31 12 10 39% 3 1 1 207 6 3 67% 5 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 0
2014 28 CLE AL 577 133 12 0 10 0 6 2 8 7 3 27 15 5 56% 5 3 1 196 6 6 50% 6 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 8 0
4 Yrs 1491 368 33 3 34 1 22 13 21 18 16 70 34 18 49% 14 7 4 519 27 12 69% 24 9 3 3 0 0 0 0 19 0
MLB Averages 52% 73%

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 25 0 0 8.31 3 0 2 0 0 0 4.1 6 4 4 0 3 0 5 2 0 1 25 51 2.077 12.5 0.0 6.2 10.4 1.67 51
2012 26 2 5 .286 5.35 15 12 2 0 0 0 67.1 82 48 40 9 21 0 59 6 0 3 306 74 1.530 11.0 1.2 2.8 7.9 2.81 74
2013 27 13 10 .565 4.32 41 36 3 0 0 0 214.2 235 115 103 24 54 0 195 11 0 4 914 89 1.346 9.9 1.0 2.3 8.2 3.61 89
2014 28 23 16 .590 3.78 62 57 3 1 0 0 355.0 368 167 149 34 87 3 347 15 0 7 1491 101 1.282 9.3 0.9 2.2 8.8 3.99 101

Neutralized Pitching

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

All seasons are converted to 162-game seasons &
average team scoring of 716 total runs (4.42 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 25 0 0 9.00 4.0 5 4 4 0 2 5 2 1.750 11.3 4.5 11.3 2.50 0.0 3
2012 26 3 4 .429 5.86 63.0 79 46 41 9 19 54 4 1.556 11.3 2.7 7.7 2.84 1.3 12
2013 27 8 8 .500 3.98 147.0 163 72 65 16 35 136 5 1.347 10.0 2.1 8.3 3.89 1.0 26
2014 28 9 7 .563 3.21 140.0 141 56 50 11 35 152 4 1.257 9.1 2.3 9.8 4.34 0.7 21
4 Yrs 20 19 .513 4.07 354.0 388 178 160 36 91 347 15 1.353 9.9 8.8 3.81 0.9 62



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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

Weekly Awards (yr-week lg award)
2013 Jun 16th AL Player of the Week

WAR for Pitcherss c a p y
2014 AL  3.3 (8th)

Earned Run Average s c a p y
2014 AL  2.95 (10th)

Wins s c a p y
2014 AL  10 (10th)

Win-Loss % s c a p y
2013 AL  .688 (8th)

Strikeouts per 9 IP s c a p y
2014 AL  9.748 (5th)

Innings Pitched s c a p y
2014 AL  140.3 (4th)

Strikeouts s c a p y
2014 AL  152 (4th)

Games Started s c a p y
2014 AL  21 (5th)

Complete Games s c a p y
2014 AL  1 (8th)

Hits s c a p y
2014 AL  133 (10th)

Strikeouts / Base On Balls s c a p y
2014 AL  4.606 (7th)

Batters Faced s c a p y
2014 AL  577 (6th)

Adjusted ERA+ s c a p y
2014 AL  128 (10th)

Fielding Independent Pitching s c a p y
2014 AL  2.69 (5th)

             

Hall Of Fame Statistics

Player rank in (·)

Gray InkPitching - 21 (1069), Average HOFer ≈ 185
JAWS Starting Pitcher (1298th), 4.2 career WAR/4.2 7yr-peak WAR/4.2 JAWS
Average HOF P (out of 59) = 73.4 career WAR/50.2 7yr-peak WAR/61.8 JAWS

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