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Hector Santiago

Hector Felipe Santiago (twitter: @HecSantiago53)

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 215 lb.

Born: December 16, 1987 in Newark, NJ
High School: Bloomfield Tech (Bloomfield , NJ)
School: Okaloosa-Walton College (Niceville , FL)
Drafted
by the Chicago White Sox in the 30th round of the 2006 amateur draft.
Signed May 22, 2007. (All Transactions)
Debut: July 6, 2011 (Age 23.202, 17,607th in MLB history)   vs. KCR 1.0 IP, 0 H, 1 SO, 0 BB, 0 ER
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2012 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Angels/WhiteSox 2011-2016
2016 Contract Status: Signed thru 2016, 1 yr/$5M (16) (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2016): 4.016, Arb Eligible: 2017, Free Agent: 2018 [*], Agents: Excel 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 23 CHW AL 0 0 0.00 2 0 1 0 0 0 5.1 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 1 18 2.84 0.375 1.7 0.0 1.7 3.4 2.00
2012 24 CHW AL 4 1 .800 3.33 42 4 19 0 0 4 70.1 54 26 26 10 40 1 79 7 2 5 306 128 4.70 1.336 6.9 1.3 5.1 10.1 1.98
2013 25 CHW AL 4 9 .308 3.56 34 23 4 0 0 0 149.0 137 69 59 17 72 2 137 15 0 2 656 118 4.44 1.403 8.3 1.0 4.3 8.3 1.90
2014 26 LAA AL 6 9 .400 3.75 30 24 2 0 0 0 127.1 120 63 53 15 53 3 108 3 1 5 544 96 4.29 1.359 8.5 1.1 3.7 7.6 2.04
2015 ★ 27 LAA AL 9 9 .500 3.59 33 32 0 0 0 0 180.2 156 80 72 29 71 5 162 10 3 1 776 107 4.77 1.256 7.8 1.4 3.5 8.1 2.28 AS
2016 28 LAA AL 4 4 .500 5.27 16 16 0 0 0 0 85.1 78 53 50 17 36 0 73 4 1 0 364 77 5.45 1.336 8.2 1.8 3.8 7.7 2.03
6 Yrs 27 32 .458 3.79 157 99 26 0 0 4 618.0 546 291 260 88 273 12 561 39 7 14 2664 105 4.66 1.325 8.0 1.3 4.0 8.2 2.05
162 Game Avg. 7 9 .458 3.79 42 26 7 0 0 1 164 145 77 69 23 73 3 149 10 2 4 708 105 4.66 1.325 8.0 1.3 4.0 8.2 2.05
LAA (3 yrs) 19 22 .463 4.00 79 72 2 0 0 0 393.1 354 196 175 61 160 8 343 17 5 6 1684 95 4.76 1.307 8.1 1.4 3.7 7.8 2.14
CHW (3 yrs) 8 10 .444 3.41 78 27 24 0 0 4 224.2 192 95 85 27 113 4 218 22 2 8 980 124 4.49 1.358 7.7 1.1 4.5 8.7 1.93
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 23 CHW AL 5.1 2 0 0 0.00 4.08 -0.07 -0.31 106.0 4.07 2 0.3 .24 -0.1 0.2 3 .637 .502
2012 24 CHW AL 70.1 42 4 26 3.33 4.40 0.04 -0.19 106.4 4.44 9 0.9 1.03 -0.1 1.5 16 .522 .506 $480,000
2013 25 CHW AL 149.0 34 23 69 4.17 4.35 -0.31 0.11 107.0 5.11 13 1.5 1.27 -0.1 2.8 30 .543 .509 $505,000
2014 26 LAA AL 127.1 30 24 63 4.45 4.20 -0.12 0.12 94.8 4.21 -6 -0.6 .93 -0.1 0.5 8 .480 .496 $530,000
2015 ★ 27 LAA AL 180.2 33 32 80 3.99 4.36 0.09 0.16 93.0 4.13 1 0.1 .29 -0.1 1.8 20 .503 .501 $2,290,000 AS
2016 28 LAA AL 85.1 16 16 53 5.59 4.57 -0.00 0.18 94.3 4.48 -11 -1.1 -0.1 -0.3 -2 .431 .493
6 Seasons 618.0 157 99 291 4.24 4.36 -0.07 0.10 98.6 4.47 8 1.1 1.02 -0.6 6.6 75 .507 .502 $3,805,000
LAA (3 yrs) 393.1 79 72 196 4.48 4.36 -0.00 0.15 93.9 4.23 -16 -1.6 .84 -0.3 2.0 26 .480 .497 $2,820,000
CHW (3 yrs) 224.2 78 27 95 3.81 4.36 -0.20 0.00 106.8 4.87 24 2.7 1.05 -0.3 4.6 48 .534 .507 $985,000

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
2014 26 LAA AL ALDS L KCR 0 0 13.50 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.1 1 2 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 7 2.250 6.8 6.8 13.5 0.0 0.00
1 ALDS 0 0 13.50 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.1 1 2 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 7 2.250 6.8 6.8 13.5 0.0 0.00

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
2015 LAA AL 27

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 23 CHW AL 2 18 17 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .059 .111 .059 .170 .067 1 0 0 0 0 1 0
2012 24 CHW AL 42 306 256 26 54 5 0 10 10 1 40 79 .211 .332 .348 .680 .262 89 4 7 2 1 1 0
2013 25 CHW AL 34 656 563 69 137 31 2 17 9 6 72 137 .243 .343 .396 .739 .291 223 12 15 3 3 2 4
2014 26 LAA AL 30 544 484 63 120 16 0 15 10 7 53 108 .248 .324 .374 .698 .288 181 8 3 1 3 3 4
2015 27 LAA AL 33 776 687 80 156 37 3 29 17 8 71 162 .227 .307 .416 .723 .254 286 3 10 4 4 5 11
2016 28 LAA AL 16 364 318 53 78 14 0 17 6 5 36 73 .245 .327 .450 .777 .264 143 6 4 3 3 0 3
6 Yrs 157 2664 2325 291 546 103 5 88 52 27 273 561 .235 .324 .397 .721 .271 923 33 39 13 14 12 22
162 Game Avg. 42 708 618 77 145 27 1 23 14 7 73 149 .235 .324 .397 .721 .271 245 9 10 3 4 3 6
MLB Averages .254 .318 .400 .718 .298

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 23 CHW AL 2.6 0.3 19 0.1 0.1 -0.0 .19 0.4 -0.0 3.2 0.3 0.78 3.9 0 0 2
2012 24 CHW AL 8.1 0.8 324 -0.3 4.5 -4.8 .87 0.2 -0.5 11.4 1.1 0.95 3.1 9 6 23
2013 25 CHW AL 7.7 0.8 671 -0.1 12.1 -12.2 1.07 -0.4 0.4 7.5 0.8 0.97 -5.7 5 0 6
2014 26 LAA AL -4.8 -0.5 566 0.0 10.0 -10.0 1.06 -0.0 0.0 -4.1 -0.4 0.93 -3.9 2 1 3
2015 27 LAA AL 2.1 0.2 802 -0.6 12.3 -12.9 .91 -1.5 0.8 3.1 0.3 0.91 -12.2 0 0 1
2016 28 LAA AL -11.8 -1.1 376 -1.4 5.9 -7.2 .98 -1.2 -0.2 -9.2 -0.9 0.92 -11.7 0 0 0
6 Yrs 3.8 0.5 2758 -2.3 44.9 -47.1 .98 -2.6 0.3 11.8 1.2 0.93 -26.4 16 7 35

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
2012 24 CHW AL 42 4 2 0 2 1 0 2 2 .500 0 0 0 0 1 25% 60.2 84 36 21 7 1 1 5.0 4.1 4.8 93 1 2 1 0 108
2013 25 CHW AL 34 23 4 7 12 1 3 7 16 .304 1 2 0 0 12 52% 52.8 76 25 25 10 2 10 3.4 3.5 5.7 103 1 4 17 1 123
2014 26 LAA AL 30 24 4 9 11 3 0 9 15 .375 4 2 0 0 5 21% 49.8 73 13 22 9 1 11 3.9 4.0 4.9 88 5 15 4 0 119
2015 27 LAA AL 33 32 9 9 14 2 1 18 14 .563 4 7 0 0 15 47% 53.3 76 22 16 3 0 15 5.0 4.5 5.5 97 3 10 18 1 124
2016 28 LAA AL 16 16 4 4 8 0 0 10 6 .625 3 5 0 0 6 38% 48.7 82 19 15 7 0 6 5.3 4.9 5.3 93 3 6 7 0 116
5 Yrs 155 99 23 29 47 7 4 46 53 .465 12 16 0 0 39 39% 52 84 13 99 36 4 43 4.4 4.2 5.4 96 13 37 47 2 124
MLB Averages .500 52% 52 104 -16 4.3 4.1 5.9 95

Reliever Pitching*

Data only available back to 1913
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 23 CHW AL 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0% 4 .189 0 0 2 0 0 2 1 1 1 0 1 1 8.0 33
2012 24 CHW AL 42 38 19 2 1 6 4 2 67% 10 4 19 2 11% 9 .872 9 6 23 18 3 17 11 27 11 7 12 3 4.0 26
2013 25 CHW AL 34 11 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0% 5 1.070 5 0 6 0 4 7 4 7 7 2 7 3 5.0 30
2014 26 LAA AL 30 6 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 0% 8 1.061 2 1 3 2 2 2 2 4 4 2 4 0 4.8 26
2015 27 LAA AL 33 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 50% 2 .912 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 11.0 45
5 Yrs 141 58 26 4 3 6 4 2 67% 11 5 33 3 9% .981 16 7 35 20 9 29 19 39 24 11 25 7 4.6 27

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 23 CHW AL 18 44% 0.0% 11.1% 5.6% 0.0% 0% 1.50 1.80 83% 20% 0.0% 0% 1 0 0%
2012 24 CHW AL 306 44% 3.3% 25.8% 13.1% 4.9% 28% 0.62 0.78 55% 19% 10.6% 15% 56 4 7%
2013 25 CHW AL 656 31% 2.6% 20.9% 11.0% 7.6% 37% 0.61 0.76 63% 20% 7.9% 18% 129 12 9%
2014 26 LAA AL 544 26% 2.8% 19.9% 9.7% 5.7% 26% 0.46 0.47 67% 25% 6.9% 15% 99 8 8%
2015 27 LAA AL 776 24% 3.7% 20.9% 9.2% 8.9% 44% 0.43 0.46 64% 25% 9.7% 19% 115 3 3%
2016 28 LAA AL 364 24% 4.7% 20.1% 9.9% 8.5% 40% 0.66 0.85 63% 19% 13.9% 18% 67 6 9%
6 Yrs 2664 29% 3.3% 21.1% 10.3% 7.4% 36% 0.53 0.61 63% 22% 9.2% 17% 467 33 7%
MLB Averages 46% 2.6% 19.9% 7.9% 7.5% 33% 0.83 1.11 68% 22% 7.7% 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 23 CHW AL 18 65 3.61 38 61.3% 34.2% 10.5% 15.8% 39.5% 65.8% 11.1% 40.3% 84.0% 55.6% 0.0% 0 0 16.7% 3 2 0 0 2 0.0% 0 0 0 0 0
2012 24 CHW AL 306 1362 4.45 840 61.9% 33.7% 14.6% 30.2% 21.4% 66.3% 0.8% 41.0% 77.9% 56.2% 5.6% 17 10 26.5% 81 46 2 25 54 31.6% 11 6 0 0 0
2013 25 CHW AL 658 2698 4.10 1661 61.7% 31.8% 15.7% 26.6% 26.0% 68.2% 0.8% 42.1% 77.1% 57.1% 4.7% 31 20 25.4% 167 68 4 30 107 21.9% 18 9 0 0 0
2014 26 LAA AL 548 2273 4.15 1412 62.3% 29.7% 13.2% 30.1% 26.9% 70.3% 0.8% 43.8% 81.1% 55.5% 5.8% 32 21 25.5% 140 67 5 45 63 41.7% 17 8 0 0 0
2015 27 LAA AL 779 3162 4.06 1998 63.5% 30.2% 14.9% 28.2% 26.7% 69.8% 1.5% 44.4% 78.6% 57.4% 5.1% 40 21 25.2% 196 103 9 63 99 38.9% 22 14 0 0 0
2016 28 LAA AL 367 1487 4.05 936 62.9% 26.6% 17.3% 29.3% 26.8% 73.4% 0.0% 46.2% 76.4% 55.3% 4.9% 18 9 26.2% 96 56 7 26 47 35.6% 13 9 0 0 0
6 Yrs 2676 11047 4.13 6885 62.6% 30.4% 15.0% 28.5% 26.0% 69.6% 1.0% 43.5% 78.4% 56.5% 5.2% 138 81 25.5% 683 342 27 189 372 33.7% 81 46 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% 23.9%

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 23 CHW AL 18 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
2012 24 CHW AL 306 54 5 0 10 0 6 9 1 6 4 10 3 3 30% 0 5 0 115 10 1 91% 8 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 9 0
2013 25 CHW AL 656 137 14 4 17 0 21 14 3 8 9 27 11 2 41% 4 2 0 240 9 6 60% 7 5 2 0 0 1 1 1 9 0
2014 26 LAA AL 544 120 15 1 15 1 7 14 1 8 7 19 10 1 53% 4 5 0 201 10 7 59% 10 6 0 1 0 0 6 6 11 0
2015 27 LAA AL 776 156 16 0 29 0 15 26 3 13 16 20 8 3 40% 11 1 0 250 17 8 68% 13 5 4 3 0 0 4 3 10 0
2016 28 LAA AL 364 78 5 2 17 1 7 15 2 11 6 21 11 2 52% 3 0 0 114 6 5 55% 4 5 2 0 0 0 4 4 6 0
6 Yrs 2664 546 55 7 88 2 56 78 10 46 42 97 43 11 44% 22 14 0 924 52 27 66% 42 22 10 4 0 1 15 14 46 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 23 0 0 0.00 2 0 1 0 0 0 5.1 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 1 18 0.375 1.7 0.0 1.7 3.4 2.00
2012 24 4 1 .800 3.09 44 4 20 0 0 4 75.2 55 26 26 10 41 2 81 7 2 6 324 139 1.269 6.5 1.2 4.9 9.6 1.98 139
2013 25 8 10 .444 3.41 78 27 24 0 0 4 224.2 192 95 85 27 113 4 218 22 2 8 980 124 1.358 7.7 1.1 4.5 8.7 1.93 124
2014 26 14 19 .424 3.53 108 51 26 0 0 4 352.0 312 158 138 42 166 7 326 25 3 13 1524 114 1.358 8.0 1.1 4.2 8.3 1.96 114
2015 27 23 28 .451 3.55 141 83 26 0 0 4 532.2 468 238 210 71 237 12 488 35 6 14 2300 111 1.324 7.9 1.2 4.0 8.2 2.06 111
2016 28 27 32 .458 3.79 157 99 26 0 0 4 618.0 546 291 260 88 273 12 561 39 7 14 2664 105 1.325 8.0 1.3 4.0 8.2 2.05 105

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 23 1 0 1.000 0.00 5.0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0.200 0.0 1.8 3.6 2.00 0.0 2
2012 24 4 4 .500 2.83 70.0 52 24 22 10 39 79 7 1.300 6.7 5.0 10.2 2.03 1.3 42
2013 25 9 8 .529 3.50 149.0 133 65 58 17 70 137 15 1.362 8.0 4.2 8.3 1.96 1.0 34
2014 26 7 7 .500 4.32 127.0 127 68 61 16 56 108 3 1.441 9.0 4.0 7.7 1.93 1.1 30
2015 27 10 10 .500 3.68 181.0 159 82 74 30 72 162 10 1.276 7.9 3.6 8.1 2.25 1.5 33
2016 28 4 5 .444 5.19 85.0 80 54 49 17 37 73 4 1.376 8.5 3.9 7.7 1.97 1.8 16
6 Yrs 35 34 .507 3.85 617.0 551 293 264 90 275 561 39 1.339 8.0 8.2 2.04 1.3 157



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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

Hits per 9 IP s c a p y
2015 AL  7.771 (9th)

Games Started s c a p y
2015 AL  32 (7th)
2016 AL  16 (5th)

Home Runs s c a p y
2015 AL  29 (1st)
2016 AL  17 (6th)

Bases on Balls s c a p y
2013 AL  72 (10th)
2015 AL  71 (4th)

Hit By Pitch s c a p y
2013 AL  15 (3rd)

                           

Hall Of Fame Statistics

Player rank in (·)

Gray InkPitching - 4 (2072), Average HOFer ≈ 185
Hall of Fame MonitorPitching - 3 (1561), Likely HOFer ≈ 100
Hall of Fame StandardsPitching - 7 (1195), Average HOFer ≈ 50
JAWS Starting Pitcher (1120th), 6.6 career WAR/6.6 7yr-peak WAR/6.6 JAWS
Average HOF P (out of 62) = 73.9 career WAR/50.3 7yr-peak WAR/62.1 JAWS

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