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Mike Leake

Michael Raymond Leake (twitter: @MikeLeake44)

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 10", Weight: 190 lb.

Born: November 12, 1987 in San Diego, CA
High School: Fallbrook Union HS (Fallbrook, CA)
School: Arizona State University (Tempe, AZ)
Drafted
by the Cincinnati Reds in the 1st round (8th pick) of the 2009 amateur draft.
Signed August 17, 2009. (All Transactions)
Debut: April 11, 2010 (Age 22.150, 17,310th in MLB history)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2010 season [*]
Team: Reds 2010-2014
2015 Contract Status: 3rd-Year Arb Eligible (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2015): 5.000, Arb Eligible: 2013, Free Agent: 2016 [*], Agents: Dan Horwits, BHSC [*]
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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
2010 22 CIN NL 8 4 .667 4.23 24 22 0 0 0 0 138.1 158 77 65 19 49 2 91 3 0 2 604 96 4.68 1.496 10.3 1.2 3.2 5.9 1.86
2011 23 CIN NL 12 9 .571 3.86 29 26 2 0 0 0 167.2 159 74 72 23 38 3 118 8 1 2 693 102 4.22 1.175 8.5 1.2 2.0 6.3 3.11
2012 24 CIN NL 8 9 .471 4.58 30 30 0 2 0 0 179.0 201 97 91 26 41 3 116 3 0 3 757 90 4.42 1.352 10.1 1.3 2.1 5.8 2.83
2013 25 CIN NL 14 7 .667 3.37 31 31 0 0 0 0 192.1 193 78 72 21 48 4 122 6 0 2 801 112 4.04 1.253 9.0 1.0 2.2 5.7 2.54
2014 26 CIN NL 11 13 .458 3.70 33 33 0 0 0 0 214.1 217 93 88 23 50 3 164 13 0 4 902 97 3.88 1.246 9.1 1.0 2.1 6.9 3.28
5 Yrs 53 42 .558 3.92 147 142 2 2 0 0 891.2 928 419 388 112 226 15 611 33 1 13 3757 99 4.21 1.294 9.4 1.1 2.3 6.2 2.70
162 Game Avg. 12 10 .558 3.92 35 33 0 0 0 0 210 218 99 91 26 53 4 144 8 0 3 884 99 4.21 1.294 9.4 1.1 2.3 6.2 2.70
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
2010 22 CIN NL 138.1 24 22 77 5.01 4.23 0.21 0.15 98.6 4.11 -14 -1.4 .4 -0.1 -0.3 -2 .440 .491
2011 23 CIN NL 167.2 29 26 74 3.97 4.14 0.19 0.15 101.9 4.17 3 0.3 1.0 -0.1 1.6 17 .510 .502 $425,000
2012 24 CIN NL 179.0 30 30 97 4.88 4.27 0.06 0.16 103.2 4.51 -9 -0.9 -0.1 0.5 7 .469 .494 $507,500
2013 25 CIN NL 192.1 31 31 78 3.65 4.10 0.16 0.16 102.1 4.19 12 1.4 -0.2 3.0 27 .546 .509 $3,060,000
2014 26 CIN NL 214.1 33 33 93 3.91 4.02 0.35 0.15 97.7 3.74 -3 -0.3 -0.1 1.5 13 .491 .498 $5,925,000
5 Seasons 891.2 147 142 419 4.23 4.15 0.20 0.15 100.7 4.13 -11 -0.9 .8 -0.6 6.2 61 .494 .499 $9,917,500

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
2012 24 CIN NL NLDS L SFG 0 1 .000 10.38 1 1 0 0 0 0 4.1 6 5 5 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 20 1.846 12.5 4.2 4.2 2.1 0.50
1 NLDS 0 1 .000 10.38 1 1 0 0 0 0 4.1 6 5 5 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 20 1.846 12.5 4.2 4.2 2.1 0.50

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
2010 22 CIN NL 24 604 542 77 158 28 1 19 5 3 49 91 .292 .352 .452 .804 .320 245 19 3 7 3 2 8
2011 23 CIN NL 29 693 635 74 159 30 3 23 5 2 38 118 .250 .298 .416 .714 .272 264 15 8 3 6 3 7
2012 24 CIN NL 30 757 700 97 201 46 5 26 8 6 41 116 .287 .326 .479 .805 .310 335 16 3 6 7 3 4
2013 25 CIN NL 31 801 734 78 193 33 5 21 9 4 48 122 .263 .311 .407 .719 .289 299 23 6 8 5 4 6
2014 26 CIN NL 33 902 825 93 217 52 3 23 12 4 50 164 .263 .313 .417 .730 .301 344 20 13 7 7 3 7
5 Yrs 147 3757 3436 419 928 189 17 112 39 19 226 611 .270 .319 .433 .752 .298 1487 93 33 31 28 15 32
162 Game Avg. 35 884 808 99 218 44 4 26 9 4 53 144 .270 .319 .433 .752 .298 350 22 8 7 7 4 8
MLB Averages .254 .319 .398 .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
2010 22 CIN NL -5.0 -0.5 614 -0.1 10.1 -10.1 .94 -0.5 0.4 -8.3 -0.8 0.93 -9.3 0 0 2
2011 23 CIN NL 3.5 0.4 703 -0.8 11.3 -12.1 .94 0.3 -1.1 4.5 0.5 0.90 6.8 1 1 1
2012 24 CIN NL -7.8 -0.8 775 -1.5 12.9 -14.5 .97 -1.8 0.2 -12.3 -1.2 0.90 -17.6 0 0 0
2013 25 CIN NL 9.4 1.0 816 1.1 13.8 -12.7 .95 0.5 0.6 8.6 0.9 0.91 2.7 0 0 0
2014 26 CIN NL -0.9 -0.1 922 -0.4 16.1 -16.6 1.02 -0.8 0.4 -0.2 -0.0 0.95 -6.6 0 0 0
5 Yrs -0.8 -0.0 3830 -1.7 64.2 -66.0 .97 -2.3 0.5 -7.6 -0.7 0.92 -23.9 1 1 3

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
2010 22 CIN NL 24 22 8 4 10 2 0 12 10 .545 2 6 0 0 13 59% 49.6 66 19 11 4 0 11 5.1 3.9 6.2 93 3 12 7 0 108
2011 23 CIN NL 29 26 12 8 6 1 4 15 11 .577 1 4 0 0 18 69% 53.8 81 23 9 4 0 12 5.1 5.7 6.4 97 2 16 8 0 114
2012 24 CIN NL 30 30 8 9 13 0 3 16 14 .533 4 5 2 0 17 57% 48.6 79 18 15 3 0 15 4.7 4.3 6.0 90 4 18 8 0 114
2013 25 CIN NL 31 31 14 7 10 4 0 18 13 .581 4 5 0 0 16 52% 53.2 78 24 19 6 0 15 4.5 4.7 6.2 94 5 13 13 0 109
2014 26 CIN NL 33 33 11 13 9 1 4 12 21 .364 5 3 0 0 20 61% 53.5 81 21 14 2 0 16 3.8 3.6 6.5 97 3 13 17 0 118
5 Yrs 147 142 53 41 48 8 11 73 69 .514 16 23 2 0 84 59% 52 81 18 68 19 0 69 4.6 4.4 6.2 94 17 72 53 0 118
MLB Averages .500 53% 52 102 -16 4.3 4.2 6.0 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
2010 22 CIN NL 24 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .935 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 2 1 1 1 0 4.0 44
2011 23 CIN NL 29 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 100% 9 .939 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 0 2 0 0 2.0 14
2 Yrs 53 5 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 100% .937 1 1 3 1 1 3 1 4 1 3 1 0 2.8 26

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%
2010 22 CIN NL 604 54% 3.2% 15.1% 8.1% 8.0% 30% 1.01 1.49 72% 19% 9.3% 9% 114 19 17%
2011 23 CIN NL 693 52% 3.3% 17.0% 5.5% 8.1% 35% 0.95 1.36 72% 18% 9.7% 11% 107 15 14%
2012 24 CIN NL 757 45% 3.4% 15.3% 5.4% 10.2% 38% 0.97 1.55 75% 21% 9.9% 12% 118 16 14%
2013 25 CIN NL 801 49% 2.6% 15.2% 6.0% 7.4% 31% 0.96 1.51 74% 27% 7.7% 13% 139 23 17%
2014 26 CIN NL 902 57% 2.6% 18.2% 5.5% 8.7% 36% 1.17 1.59 72% 25% 8.3% 10% 163 20 12%
5 Yrs 3757 51% 3.0% 16.3% 6.0% 8.5% 34% 1.01 1.50 73% 22% 8.9% 11% 641 93 15%
MLB Averages 45% 2.5% 19.4% 8.0% 7.4% 33% 0.82 1.10 68% 21% 7.4% 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
2010 22 CIN NL 604 2131 3.53 1317 62.0% 30.1% 13.5% 21.3% 35.0% 69.9% 1.0% 43.3% 80.7% 59.1% 4.0% 24 17 16.4% 99 56 11 21 70 23.1% 14 5 0 0 0
2011 23 CIN NL 695 2552 3.67 1619 63.7% 28.4% 13.2% 25.8% 32.5% 71.5% 1.1% 45.5% 81.3% 57.7% 4.9% 34 24 19.1% 133 74 8 35 83 29.7% 23 8 0 0 3
2012 24 CIN NL 759 2714 3.58 1737 64.3% 29.3% 11.7% 24.6% 34.4% 70.7% 1.2% 45.4% 83.4% 62.7% 4.1% 31 25 17.0% 129 54 6 31 83 26.7% 19 3 0 0 0
2013 25 CIN NL 801 2911 3.63 1844 63.7% 28.5% 11.9% 25.7% 33.9% 71.5% 1.5% 45.6% 83.3% 58.8% 4.2% 34 21 20.6% 165 79 3 34 88 27.9% 25 9 0 0 0
2014 26 CIN NL 905 3215 3.55 2070 64.6% 29.6% 12.4% 25.4% 32.6% 70.4% 0.8% 45.4% 82.4% 60.1% 3.2% 29 22 20.6% 186 100 15 55 105 33.5% 35 5 0 0 0
5 Yrs 3764 13523 3.59 8587 63.8% 29.1% 12.5% 24.7% 33.6% 70.8% 1.1% 45.2% 82.3% 59.8% 4.0% 152 109 18.9% 712 363 43 176 429 28.8% 116 30 0 0 3
MLB Averages 3.82 63.7% 27.8% 15.7% 27.0% 29.5% 72.2% 1.5% 46.0% 78.3% 59.7% 4.7% 23.8% 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
2010 22 CIN NL 604 158 15 0 19 1 14 8 11 12 7 25 15 2 60% 8 2 0 227 5 3 63% 5 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 6 0
2011 23 CIN NL 693 159 17 0 23 0 12 12 11 11 12 34 20 4 59% 7 2 0 223 5 2 71% 3 2 2 0 0 0 2 0 12 0
2012 24 CIN NL 757 201 19 0 26 0 10 13 13 17 9 39 26 2 67% 4 3 0 255 8 6 57% 7 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 12 0
2013 25 CIN NL 801 193 13 3 21 0 8 10 11 15 6 23 11 4 48% 6 2 1 282 9 4 69% 8 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 11 0
2014 26 CIN NL 902 217 26 1 23 1 14 13 10 7 16 40 17 8 43% 7 4 2 333 12 4 75% 11 4 1 0 0 0 2 0 18 0
5 Yrs 3757 928 90 4 112 2 58 56 56 62 50 161 89 20 55% 32 13 3 1320 39 19 67% 34 18 5 1 0 0 6 0 59 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+
2010 22 8 4 .667 4.23 24 22 0 0 0 0 138.1 158 77 65 19 49 2 91 3 0 2 604 96 1.496 10.3 1.2 3.2 5.9 1.86 96
2011 23 20 13 .606 4.03 53 48 2 0 0 0 306.0 317 151 137 42 87 5 209 11 1 4 1297 99 1.320 9.3 1.2 2.6 6.1 2.40 99
2012 24 28 22 .560 4.23 83 78 2 2 0 0 485.0 518 248 228 68 128 8 325 14 1 7 2054 96 1.332 9.6 1.3 2.4 6.0 2.54 96
2013 25 42 29 .592 3.99 114 109 2 2 0 0 677.1 711 326 300 89 176 12 447 20 1 9 2855 100 1.310 9.4 1.2 2.3 5.9 2.54 100
2014 26 53 42 .558 3.92 147 142 2 2 0 0 891.2 928 419 388 112 226 15 611 33 1 13 3757 99 1.294 9.4 1.1 2.3 6.2 2.70 99

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
2010 22 7 8 .467 4.57 138.0 163 78 70 20 51 91 3 1.551 10.6 3.3 5.9 1.78 1.3 24
2011 23 10 9 .526 3.70 168.0 164 77 69 24 39 118 8 1.208 8.8 2.1 6.3 3.03 1.3 29
2012 24 9 11 .450 4.42 179.0 206 98 88 27 42 116 3 1.385 10.4 2.1 5.8 2.76 1.4 30
2013 25 11 10 .524 3.61 192.0 207 86 77 23 51 122 6 1.344 9.7 2.4 5.7 2.39 1.1 31
2014 26 12 12 .500 4.04 214.0 239 107 96 25 55 164 14 1.374 10.1 2.3 6.9 2.98 1.1 33
5 Yrs 49 50 .495 4.04 891.0 979 446 400 119 238 611 34 1.366 9.9 6.2 2.57 1.2 147



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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

Wins s c a p y
2013 NL  14 (10th)

Win-Loss % s c a p y
2013 NL  .667 (5th)

Bases On Balls per 9 IP s c a p y
2011 NL  2.040 (10th)
2012 NL  2.062 (10th)

Innings Pitched s c a p y
2014 NL  214.3 (6th)

Games Started s c a p y
2014 NL  33 (4th)

Complete Games s c a p y
2012 NL  2 (4th)

Home Runs s c a p y
2012 NL  26 (5th)
2014 NL  23 (6th)

Hits s c a p y
2012 NL  201 (10th)
2014 NL  217 (3rd)

Losses s c a p y
2014 NL  13 (6th)

Earned Runs s c a p y
2012 NL  91 (6th)
2014 NL  88 (8th)

Hit By Pitch s c a p y
2014 NL  13 (5th)

Batters Faced s c a p y
2014 NL  902 (3rd)

Hall Of Fame Statistics

Player rank in (·)

Gray InkPitching - 17 (1197), Average HOFer ≈ 185
Hall of Fame StandardsPitching - 11 (773), Average HOFer ≈ 50
JAWS Starting Pitcher (894th), 9.6 career WAR/9.6 7yr-peak WAR/9.6 JAWS
Average HOF P (out of 59) = 73.4 career WAR/50.2 7yr-peak WAR/61.8 JAWS

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