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Michael Pineda    \pa-NAY-da\

Michael Francisco (Paulino) Pineda

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 7", Weight: 260 lb.

Born: January 18, 1989 in Yaguate, San Cristobal, Dominican Republic
Signed
by the Seattle Mariners as an amateur free agent in 2005. (All Transactions)
Debut: April 5, 2011 (Age 22.077, 17,512th in MLB history)   vs. TEX 6.0 IP, 5 H, 4 SO, 1 BB, 3 ER, L
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2011 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Yankees/Mariners 2011-2016
2016 Contract Status: Signed thru 2016, 1 yr/$4.3M (16) (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2016): 4.099, Arb Eligible: 2017, Free Agent: 2018 [*], Agents: Relativity 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 ★ 22 SEA AL 9 10 .474 3.74 28 28 0 0 0 0 171.0 133 76 71 18 55 1 173 5 0 9 696 101 3.42 1.099 7.0 0.9 2.9 9.1 3.15 AS,RoY-5
2014 25 NYY AL 5 5 .500 1.89 13 13 0 0 0 0 76.1 56 18 16 5 7 0 59 0 1 3 290 204 2.71 0.825 6.6 0.6 0.8 7.0 8.43
2015 26 NYY AL 12 10 .545 4.37 27 27 0 1 0 0 160.2 176 83 78 21 21 0 156 3 0 4 668 91 3.34 1.226 9.9 1.2 1.2 8.7 7.43
2016 27 NYY AL 1 3 .250 6.33 5 5 0 0 0 0 27.0 35 20 19 7 8 0 30 1 0 0 124 60 5.20 1.593 11.7 2.3 2.7 10.0 3.75
4 Yrs 27 28 .491 3.81 73 73 0 1 0 0 435.0 400 197 184 51 91 1 418 9 1 16 1778 101 3.38 1.129 8.3 1.1 1.9 8.6 4.59
162 Game Avg. 13 13 .491 3.81 34 34 0 0 0 0 203 186 92 86 24 42 0 195 4 0 7 828 101 3.38 1.129 8.3 1.1 1.9 8.6 4.59
NYY (3 yrs) 18 18 .500 3.85 45 45 0 1 0 0 264.0 267 121 113 33 36 0 245 4 1 7 1082 102 3.35 1.148 9.1 1.1 1.2 8.4 6.81
SEA (1 yr) 9 10 .474 3.74 28 28 0 0 0 0 171.0 133 76 71 18 55 1 173 5 0 9 696 101 3.42 1.099 7.0 0.9 2.9 9.1 3.15
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 ★ 22 SEA AL 171.0 28 28 76 4.00 4.47 0.05 0.16 95.0 4.35 6 0.6 -0.1 2.3 24 .523 .504 $414,000 AS,RoY-5
2014 25 NYY AL 76.1 13 13 18 2.12 3.97 -0.03 0.15 102.0 4.23 17 2.0 -0.1 2.7 25 .655 .512 $538,475
2015 26 NYY AL 160.2 27 27 83 4.65 4.49 -0.25 0.17 98.7 4.85 2 0.2 -0.1 1.7 19 .508 .501 $2,100,000
2016 27 NYY AL 27.0 5 5 20 6.67 4.50 -0.66 0.18 101.8 5.44 -5 -0.5 -0.0 -0.3 -1 .403 .497
4 Seasons 435.0 73 73 197 4.08 4.39 -0.12 0.17 98.1 4.58 20 2.4 -0.3 6.4 66 .533 .504 $3,052,475
NYY (3 yrs) 264.0 45 45 121 4.13 4.34 -0.23 0.17 100.0 4.73 14 1.7 -0.2 4.1 42 .539 .504 $2,638,475
SEA (1 yr) 171.0 28 28 76 4.00 4.47 0.05 0.16 95.0 4.35 6 0.6 -0.1 2.3 24 .523 .504 $414,000

All-Star Pitching

Year Tm Lg Age GS W L W-L% ERA GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
2011 SEA AL 22 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 18.0

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 22 SEA AL 28 696 629 76 133 24 2 18 10 10 55 173 .211 .279 .342 .621 .261 215 5 5 4 3 1 5
2014 25 NYY AL 13 290 280 18 56 11 2 5 5 4 7 59 .200 .219 .307 .526 .235 86 0 0 2 1 0 3
2015 26 NYY AL 27 668 634 83 176 37 5 21 4 9 21 156 .278 .301 .451 .752 .335 286 9 3 4 6 0 4
2016 27 NYY AL 5 124 115 20 35 11 2 7 1 1 8 30 .304 .355 .617 .972 .359 71 1 1 0 0 0 1
4 Yrs 73 1778 1658 197 400 83 11 51 20 24 91 418 .241 .283 .397 .680 .291 658 15 9 10 10 1 13
162 Game Avg. 34 828 772 92 186 39 5 24 9 11 42 195 .241 .283 .397 .680 .291 306 7 4 5 5 0 6
MLB Averages .254 .318 .399 .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 22 SEA AL 1.3 0.1 727 0.7 12.1 -11.4 .96 1.7 -1.0 9.7 1.0 0.86 17.9 0 0 0
2014 25 NYY AL 16.3 1.8 301 1.6 5.0 -3.5 .90 2.2 -0.4 15.9 1.8 0.82 22.0 0 0 0
2015 26 NYY AL -7.3 -0.7 684 -0.5 10.2 -10.7 .88 0.3 -0.9 -5.8 -0.6 0.89 1.9 0 0 0
2016 27 NYY AL -7.4 -0.7 124 -0.8 1.6 -2.4 .75 -1.2 0.1 -7.8 -0.8 0.87 -11.6 0 0 0
4 Yrs 2.9 0.5 1836 0.9 29.0 -28.0 .91 3.0 -2.0 12.0 1.5 0.87 30.1 0 0 0

Starting Pitching*

Data only available back to 1913
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
2011 22 SEA AL 28 28 9 10 9 0 5 12 16 .429 5 4 0 0 19 68% 56.6 81 22 11 8 0 19 3.5 3.3 6.1 96 0 19 9 0 110
2014 25 NYY AL 13 13 5 5 3 0 3 6 7 .462 2 1 0 0 9 69% 61.6 83 39 10 2 0 9 3.2 3.4 5.9 87 2 9 2 0 106
2015 26 NYY AL 27 27 12 10 5 3 1 15 12 .556 2 2 1 0 12 44% 51.4 77 5 18 5 0 14 4.3 4.7 6.0 94 2 17 8 0 111
2016 27 NYY AL 5 5 1 3 1 1 1 1 4 .200 0 0 0 0 2 40% 43.8 56 27 0 0 0 4 4.1 5.3 5.4 100 0 2 3 0 106
4 Yrs 73 73 27 28 18 4 10 34 39 .466 9 7 1 0 42 58% 55 83 5 39 15 0 46 3.8 4.0 6.0 94 4 47 22 0 111
MLB Averages .500 52% 52 104 -16 4.2 4.0 5.9 95

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 22 SEA AL 696 49% 2.6% 24.9% 7.9% 6.3% 33% 0.60 0.71 63% 17% 7.9% 19% 93 5 5%
2014 25 NYY AL 290 47% 1.7% 20.3% 2.4% 6.2% 32% 0.72 0.78 75% 19% 4.5% 14% 36 0 0%
2015 26 NYY AL 668 52% 3.1% 23.4% 3.1% 9.4% 36% 0.98 1.37 69% 26% 9.8% 12% 109 9 8%
2016 27 NYY AL 124 55% 5.7% 24.2% 6.5% 16.1% 57% 0.68 1.17 63% 24% 14.9% 6% 15 1 7%
4 Yrs 1778 50% 2.9% 23.5% 5.1% 8.2% 36% 0.76 0.95 67% 21% 8.5% 15% 253 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 22 SEA AL 699 2688 3.85 1788 66.6% 25.1% 19.4% 29.6% 25.9% 74.9% 0.4% 49.9% 74.2% 64.2% 3.6% 25 14 31.9% 223 146 10 39 134 22.5% 47 10 0 0 0
2014 25 NYY AL 291 1137 3.91 806 70.9% 28.0% 17.2% 26.9% 27.8% 72.0% 0.0% 51.0% 76.0% 66.7% 1.4% 4 4 31.3% 91 57 7 9 50 15.3% 16 0 0 0 0
2015 26 NYY AL 672 2548 3.79 1741 68.3% 25.3% 19.4% 27.3% 28.0% 74.7% 0.0% 51.1% 74.1% 63.5% 1.9% 13 13 28.7% 193 112 11 26 130 16.7% 26 0 0 0 0
2016 27 NYY AL 124 498 4.02 326 65.5% 24.2% 22.1% 27.6% 26.1% 75.8% 0.0% 49.6% 70.9% 61.3% 3.2% 4 2 29.8% 37 22 3 3 27 10.0% 3 2 0 0 0
4 Yrs 1786 6871 3.85 4661 67.9% 25.6% 19.2% 28.2% 27.0% 74.4% 0.2% 50.5% 74.2% 64.2% 2.6% 46 33 30.5% 544 337 31 77 341 18.4% 92 12 0 0 0
MLB Averages 3.82 63.9% 27.4% 16.1% 27.2% 29.3% 72.6% 1.4% 46.4% 77.8% 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 22 SEA AL 696 133 14 0 18 0 4 10 8 9 9 18 10 3 56% 5 9 1 225 10 10 50% 10 9 0 1 0 0 0 0 15 0
2014 25 NYY AL 290 56 8 1 5 0 0 3 2 3 2 5 3 1 60% 3 3 1 82 5 4 56% 5 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 4 0
2015 26 NYY AL 668 176 26 4 21 0 7 12 9 16 5 37 29 6 78% 4 4 1 207 4 9 31% 4 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 0
2016 27 NYY AL 124 35 1 0 7 1 1 6 1 7 0 6 3 3 50% 1 0 0 43 1 1 50% 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Yrs 1778 400 49 5 51 1 12 31 20 35 16 66 45 13 68% 13 16 3 557 20 24 45% 20 23 0 1 0 0 1 1 34 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 22 9 10 .474 3.74 28 28 0 0 0 0 171.0 133 76 71 18 55 1 173 5 0 9 696 101 1.099 7.0 0.9 2.9 9.1 3.15 101
2012 23 9 10 .474 3.74 28 28 0 0 0 0 171.0 133 76 71 18 55 1 173 5 0 9 696 101 1.099 7.0 0.9 2.9 9.1 3.15 101
2013 24 9 10 .474 3.74 28 28 0 0 0 0 171.0 133 76 71 18 55 1 173 5 0 9 696 101 1.099 7.0 0.9 2.9 9.1 3.15 101
2014 25 14 15 .483 3.17 41 41 0 0 0 0 247.1 189 94 87 23 62 1 232 5 1 12 986 120 1.015 6.9 0.8 2.3 8.4 3.74 120
2015 26 26 25 .510 3.64 68 68 0 1 0 0 408.0 365 177 165 44 83 1 388 8 1 16 1654 106 1.098 8.1 1.0 1.8 8.6 4.67 106
2016 27 27 28 .491 3.81 73 73 0 1 0 0 435.0 400 197 184 51 91 1 418 9 1 16 1778 101 1.129 8.3 1.1 1.9 8.6 4.59 101

Neutralized Pitching

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

All seasons are converted to 162-game seasons &
average team scoring of 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 22 10 9 .526 3.74 171.0 137 79 71 19 57 173 5 1.135 7.2 3.0 9.1 3.04 1.0 28
2014 25 5 3 .625 2.01 76.0 58 19 17 5 7 59 0 0.855 6.9 0.8 7.0 8.43 0.6 13
2015 26 9 9 .500 4.08 161.0 175 81 73 21 21 156 3 1.217 9.8 1.2 8.7 7.43 1.2 27
2016 27 1 2 .333 5.67 27.0 35 19 17 7 8 30 1 1.593 11.7 2.7 10.0 3.75 2.3 5
4 Yrs 25 23 .521 3.68 435.0 405 198 178 52 93 418 9 1.145 8.4 8.6 4.49 1.1 73



* - Disclaimer & Completeness Note

* Many Detailed Statistics are based on play-by-play accounts accumulated by RetroSheet. These totals may be incomplete (3.6% of all plays from 1930 to 1973 are missing or have incomplete accounts, click link for year and team summary of data completeness) for some players prior to 1974 and even complete seasons may not match the official totals due to errors in both the official totals and the play-by-play accounts. Pre-1954 seasons have a substantial numbers of games missing play-by-play accounts and should be viewed as essentially incomplete.

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

Monthly Awards (yr-month lg award)
2011 April AL Rookie of the Month

Weekly Awards (yr-week lg award)
2015 May 10th AL Player of the Week

Walks & Hits per IP s c a p y
2011 AL  1.099 (8th)

Hits per 9 IP s c a p y
2011 AL  7.000 (5th)

Strikeouts per 9 IP s c a p y
2011 AL  9.105 (2nd)
2016 AL  10.000 (6th)

Games Started s c a p y
2016 AL  5 (2nd)

Home Runs s c a p y
2016 AL  7 (1st)

Hits s c a p y
2016 AL  35 (4th)

Losses s c a p y
2016 AL  3 (8th)

Earned Runs s c a p y
2016 AL  19 (4th)

             

Hall Of Fame Statistics

Player rank in (·)

Gray InkPitching - 3 (2230), Average HOFer ≈ 185
Hall of Fame MonitorPitching - 3 (1563), Likely HOFer ≈ 100
JAWS Starting Pitcher (1121st), 6.5 career WAR/6.5 7yr-peak WAR/6.5 JAWS
Average HOF P (out of 62) = 73.9 career WAR/50.3 7yr-peak WAR/62.1 JAWS

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Name and misspellings: Michael Francisco (Paulino) Michael micheal mike Pineda

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