Hector Santiago

Hector Felipe Santiago

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 210 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)
Rookie Status: Lost 2012 [*]
Teams (by GP): WhiteSox/Angels 2011-2014
2014 Contract Status: Pre-Arb Eligible, 1 yr/$530k (14) (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2014): 2.024, Arb Eligible: 2015, Free Agent: 2018 [*], Agents: Excel Sports Management [*]
    About biographical information

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 2 656 119 4.44 1.403 8.3 1.0 4.3 8.3 1.90
2014 26 LAA AL 0 3 .000 3.68 4 4 0 0 0 0 22.0 19 11 9 2 12 0 20 1 0 1 95 104 4.16 1.409 7.8 0.8 4.9 8.2 1.67
4 Yrs 8 13 .381 3.43 82 31 24 0 0 4 246.2 211 106 94 29 125 4 238 23 2 9 1075 123 4.46 1.362 7.7 1.1 4.6 8.7 1.90
162 Game Avg. 5 8 .381 3.43 49 19 14 0 0 2 148 127 64 57 17 75 2 143 14 1 5 647 123 4.46 1.362 7.7 1.1 4.6 8.7 1.90
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 8 980 125 4.49 1.358 7.7 1.1 4.5 8.7 1.93
LAA (1 yr) 0 3 .000 3.68 4 4 0 0 0 0 22.0 19 11 9 2 12 0 20 1 0 1 95 104 4.16 1.409 7.8 0.8 4.9 8.2 1.67

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 .2 -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 1.0 -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 1.3 -0.1 2.8 30 .543 .509 $505,000
2014 26 LAA AL 22.0 4 4 11 4.50 4.94 0.62 0.20 92.1 4.16 -1 -0.2 -0.1 0.0 1 .462 .499 $530,000
4 Seasons 246.2 82 31 106 3.87 4.41 -0.12 0.02 105.5 4.81 23 2.5 1.0 -0.4 4.6 50 .531 .507 $1,515,000
CHW (3 yrs) 224.2 78 27 95 3.81 4.36 -0.20 0.00 106.8 4.87 24 2.7 1.0 -0.3 4.6 48 .534 .507 $985,000
LAA (1 yr) 22.0 4 4 11 4.50 4.94 0.62 0.20 92.1 4.16 -1 -0.2 -0.1 0.0 1 .462 .499 $530,000

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 4 95 82 11 19 3 0 2 3 0 12 20 .232 .337 .341 .678 .283 28 4 1 0 0 0 0
4 Yrs 82 1075 918 106 211 39 2 29 22 7 125 238 .230 .336 .371 .707 .278 341 20 23 5 4 4 4
162 Game Avg. 49 647 552 64 127 23 1 17 13 4 75 143 .230 .336 .371 .707 .278 205 12 14 3 2 2 2
MLB Averages .254 .319 .400 .719 .296

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 8.8 0.9 671 0.0 12.2 -12.2 1.07 -0.3 0.4 8.6 0.9 0.97 -4.6 5 0 6
2014 26 LAA AL -0.2 -0.0 97 0.2 2.0 -1.8 1.14 -0.2 0.3 0.9 0.1 0.92 -1.9 0 0 0
4 Yrs 19.3 2.0 1111 -0.0 18.8 -18.8 1.00 0.0 -0.1 24.1 2.4 0.96 0.5 14 6 31

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 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 4.3 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 3.6 5.7 103 1 4 17 1 123
2014 26 LAA AL 4 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 4 .000 1 0 0 0 1 25% 51.5 65 38 4 3 0 4 2.0 2.5 5.5 99 0 2 2 0 119
3 Yrs 80 31 6 10 15 2 3 9 22 .290 2 2 0 0 14 45% 54 84 25 50 20 3 15 3.4 3.5 5.5 101 2 8 20 1 123
MLB Averages .500 52% 51 101 -13 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 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 1.071 5 0 6 0 4 7 4 7 7 2 7 3 5.0 30
3 Yrs 78 51 24 2 3 6 4 2 67% 10 4 28 2 7% .993 14 6 31 18 7 26 16 35 19 9 20 7 4.4 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 95 26% 2.1% 21.1% 12.6% 5.3% 26% 0.45 0.62 63% 21% 5.9% 19% 18 4 22%
4 Yrs 1075 35% 2.7% 22.1% 11.6% 6.5% 33% 0.61 0.77 61% 20% 8.3% 17% 204 20 10%
MLB Averages 45% 2.6% 19.5% 8.0% 7.5% 33% 0.83 1.11 68% 20% 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 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 -2 0 0
2014 26 LAA AL 95 397 4.18 232 58.4% 31.9% 11.2% 30.2% 26.7% 68.1% 0.0% 39.8% 83.5% 46.3% 13.7% 13 8 21.1% 20 11 1 8 12 40.0% 4 5 0 0 0
4 Yrs 1077 4522 4.20 2771 61.5% 32.4% 14.9% 27.8% 24.9% 67.6% 0.9% 41.6% 77.9% 55.9% 5.7% 61 38 25.2% 271 127 7 63 175 26.5% 33 20 -2 0 0
MLB Averages 3.82 63.8% 27.8% 15.7% 27.0% 29.5% 72.2% 1.5% 46.1% 78.2% 59.7% 4.7% 23.8% 24.1%

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 95 19 1 0 2 0 0 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 40 3 0 100% 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Yrs 1075 211 20 4 29 0 27 25 4 15 14 37 14 5 38% 4 9 0 399 22 7 76% 18 6 4 0 0 1 1 1 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 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 8 980 125 1.358 7.7 1.1 4.5 8.7 1.93 125
2014 26 8 13 .381 3.43 82 31 24 0 0 4 246.2 211 106 94 29 125 4 238 23 2 9 1075 123 1.362 7.7 1.1 4.6 8.7 1.90 123

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 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 53 25 22 10 39 79 7 1.314 6.8 5.0 10.2 2.03 1.3 42
2013 25 9 8 .529 3.56 149.0 136 66 59 17 71 137 15 1.389 8.2 4.3 8.3 1.93 1.0 34
2014 26 1 1 .500 4.50 22.0 21 12 11 2 13 20 1 1.545 8.6 5.3 8.2 1.54 0.8 4
4 Yrs 15 13 .536 3.37 246.0 210 103 92 29 124 238 23 1.358 7.7 8.7 1.92 1.1 82



* - 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 1938 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

Games Started s c a p y
2014 AL  4 (8th)

Bases on Balls s c a p y
2013 AL  72 (10th)
2014 AL  12 (6th)

Losses s c a p y
2014 AL  3 (1st)

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

Hall Of Fame Statistics

Player rank in (·)

Gray InkPitching - 1 (2692), Average HOFer ≈ 185
JAWS Relief Pitcher (618th), 4.6 career WAR/4.6 7yr-peak WAR/4.6 JAWS
Average HOF RP (out of 5) = 40.6 career WAR/28.2 7yr-peak WAR/34.4 JAWS

Other Resources & Links

Error?     Compare     Search SABR's Baseball Index     Other Links@google.com     Baseball-Almanac.com     Razzball     Retrosheet     WahooSam.com    

Name and misspellings: Hector Felipe Hector Santiago

Player Page Tricks and Tips

Sum any set of rows by clicking anywhere (not red or blue) on the first and last rows of your selection. We will then compute the totals for the player between and including those two seasons.
Default Setting for this feature: Turn On / Turn Off
Summation of season totals only works for the initial case when the table is in year order. On a sorted table the results may get a bit goofy.

HIGHLIGHTING: Adding a range or series of player's career seasons or career game numbers (like '#1972:batting_standard', '#1970-1980-sum:batting_standard', or '#1998,1999,2001,2002,sum:pitching_standard') onto the end of a player page url causes the seasons to the highlighted and summed. After changing address bar, reload the page to see highlighting. This will work even in links e-mailed to others. Note that for tables with multiple pages the first table is the default. If you want to create a sum for a table other than the first one, select the rows and after the summation window appears click on "permanent link" link.

The play-by-play information both shown and used to create certain data sets was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by RetroSheet.