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Drew Smyly

Todd Andrew Smyly (twitter: @SmylyD)

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 3", Weight: 190 lb.

Born: June 13, 1989 in Little Rock, AR
High School: Little Rock Central HS (Little Rock, AR)
School: University of Arkansas (Fayetteville, AR)
Drafted
by the Detroit Tigers in the 2nd round of the 2010 amateur draft.
Signed August 16, 2010. (All Transactions)
Debut: April 12, 2012 (Age 22.304)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2012 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Tigers/Rays 2012-2014
2014 Contract Status: Pre-Arb Eligible, 1 yr/$520k (14) (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2014): 1.154, Arb Eligible: 2015, Free Agent: 2019 [*], Agents: Frontline [*]
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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
2012 23 DET AL 4 3 .571 3.99 23 18 0 0 0 0 99.1 93 49 44 12 33 1 94 2 0 3 416 107 3.83 1.268 8.4 1.1 3.0 8.5 2.85
2013 24 DET AL 6 0 1.000 2.37 63 0 9 0 0 2 76.0 62 20 20 4 17 1 81 1 0 5 303 176 2.31 1.039 7.3 0.5 2.0 9.6 4.76
2014 25 TOT AL 9 10 .474 3.31 27 24 0 1 1 0 147.0 132 56 54 17 40 2 125 1 0 8 594 121 3.77 1.170 8.1 1.0 2.4 7.7 3.13
2014 25 DET AL 6 9 .400 3.93 21 18 0 0 0 0 105.1 111 48 46 14 31 1 89 1 0 4 445 104 4.08 1.348 9.5 1.2 2.6 7.6 2.87
2014 25 TBR AL 3 1 .750 1.73 6 6 0 1 1 0 41.2 21 8 8 3 9 1 36 0 0 4 149 221 2.98 0.720 4.5 0.6 1.9 7.8 4.00
3 Yrs 19 13 .594 3.29 113 42 9 1 1 2 322.1 287 125 118 33 90 4 300 4 0 16 1313 125 3.44 1.170 8.0 0.9 2.5 8.4 3.33
162 Game Avg. 8 6 .594 3.29 50 18 4 0 0 1 141 126 55 52 14 39 2 132 2 0 7 576 125 3.44 1.170 8.0 0.9 2.5 8.4 3.33
DET (3 yrs) 16 12 .571 3.53 107 36 9 0 0 2 280.2 266 117 110 30 81 3 264 4 0 12 1164 118 3.51 1.236 8.5 1.0 2.6 8.5 3.26
TBR (1 yr) 3 1 .750 1.73 6 6 0 1 1 0 41.2 21 8 8 3 9 1 36 0 0 4 149 221 2.98 0.720 4.5 0.6 1.9 7.8 4.00
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
2012 23 DET AL 99.1 23 18 49 4.44 4.51 -0.20 0.15 103.1 5.00 6 0.7 1.1 -0.1 1.6 16 .529 .504
2013 24 DET AL 76.0 63 0 20 2.37 4.41 -0.25 -0.33 104.0 4.51 17 1.9 1.2 0.0 2.6 25 .530 .511 $498,000
2014 25 DET AL 105.1 21 18 48 4.10 4.22 -0.42 0.13 104.4 4.98 8 1.0 .6 -0.1 1.9 20 .545 .506 $520,000
2014 25 TBR AL 41.2 6 6 8 1.73 4.23 -0.16 0.16 99.0 4.51 12 1.5 -0.0 1.9 17 .754 .509
3 Seasons 322.1 113 42 125 3.49 4.35 -0.28 0.03 103.2 4.82 44 5.0 1.1 -0.2 8.0 78 .544 .509 $1,018,000
DET (3 yrs) 280.2 107 36 117 3.75 4.37 -0.30 0.01 103.8 4.86 31 3.5 1.1 -0.2 6.1 62 .532 .509 $1,018,000
TBR (1 yr) 41.2 6 6 8 1.73 4.23 -0.16 0.16 99.0 4.51 12 1.5 -0.0 1.9 17 .754 .509

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 23 DET AL ALCS W NYY 1 0 1.000 0.00 2 0 1 0 0 0 2.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 8 0.429 3.9 0.0 0.0 7.7
2012 23 DET AL WS L SFG 0 0 5.40 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.2 1 1 1 0 3 1 2 0 0 0 8 2.400 5.4 0.0 16.2 10.8 0.67
2013 24 DET AL ALDS W OAK 0 0 0.00 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 6 3.000 9.0 0.0 18.0 18.0 1.00
2013 24 DET AL ALCS L BOS 0 0 4.50 4 0 0 0 0 0 2.0 0 2 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 8 0.500 0.0 0.0 4.5 4.5 1.00
2 Yrs (4 Series) 1 0 1.000 2.57 10 0 1 0 0 0 7.0 3 3 2 0 6 1 7 0 0 0 30 1.286 3.9 0.0 7.7 9.0 1.17
1 ALDS 0 0 0.00 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 6 3.000 9.0 0.0 18.0 18.0 1.00
2 ALCS 1 0 1.000 2.08 6 0 1 0 0 0 4.1 1 2 1 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 16 0.462 2.1 0.0 2.1 6.2 3.00
1 WS 0 0 5.40 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.2 1 1 1 0 3 1 2 0 0 0 8 2.400 5.4 0.0 16.2 10.8 0.67

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
2012 23 DET AL 23 416 376 49 93 20 5 12 8 6 33 94 .247 .309 .423 .732 .297 159 6 2 2 3 1 4
2013 24 DET AL 63 303 283 20 62 19 1 4 8 2 17 81 .219 .265 .336 .601 .291 95 6 1 0 1 1 3
2014 25 DET AL 21 445 410 48 111 27 2 14 11 6 31 89 .271 .321 .449 .770 .313 184 8 1 0 3 1 4
2014 25 TBR AL 6 149 139 8 21 6 0 3 4 3 9 36 .151 .203 .259 .462 .180 36 3 0 1 0 1 0
2014 25 TOT AL 27 594 549 56 132 33 2 17 15 9 40 125 .240 .292 .401 .692 .280 220 11 1 1 3 2 4
3 Yrs 113 1313 1208 125 287 72 8 33 31 17 90 300 .238 .291 .392 .683 .288 474 23 4 3 7 4 11
162 Game Avg. 50 576 530 55 126 32 4 14 14 7 39 132 .238 .291 .392 .683 .288 208 10 2 1 3 2 5
MLB Averages .253 .317 .397 .714 .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
2012 23 DET AL 2.4 0.2 435 -0.2 7.6 -7.8 .99 -0.1 -0.1 -0.6 -0.1 0.88 -1.3 1 3 1
2013 24 DET AL 15.5 1.6 318 1.1 5.4 -4.3 .92 1.3 -0.1 17.9 1.8 0.89 14.5 18 22 21
2014 25 TOT AL 12.6 1.4 627 0.9 10.0 -9.1 .88 0.5 0.4 11.5 1.4 0.88 5.5 0 1 2
2014 25 DET AL 2.4 0.2 468 -0.1 7.5 -7.6 .92 -0.6 0.5 0.1 0.0 0.92 -6.8 0 1 2
2014 25 TBR AL 10.2 1.2 159 0.9 2.4 -1.5 .77 1.1 0.1 11.4 1.4 0.78 12.3 0 0 0
3 Yrs 30.5 3.3 1380 1.8 23.0 -21.2 .93 1.7 0.2 28.9 3.1 0.88 18.7 19 26 24

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 23 DET AL 23 18 4 3 11 2 0 9 9 .500 2 4 0 0 7 39% 52.4 69 25 15 4 1 7 4.4 3.8 5.3 91 3 12 3 0 106
2014 25 TOT AL 27 24 8 10 6 1 2 10 14 .417 2 3 1 1 12 50% 54.4 87 26 12 1 1 11 4.3 4.1 5.8 99 1 8 15 0 116
2014 25 DET AL 21 18 5 9 4 1 2 6 12 .333 1 2 0 0 8 44% 49.7 77 26 8 0 1 9 4.4 3.9 5.5 98 1 6 11 0 112
2014 25 TBR AL 6 6 3 1 2 0 0 4 2 .667 1 1 1 1 4 67% 68.3 87 46 4 1 0 2 4.0 4.5 6.9 103 0 2 4 0 116
2 Yrs 50 42 12 13 17 3 2 19 23 .452 4 7 1 1 19 45% 54 87 25 27 5 2 18 4.3 4.0 5.6 96 4 20 18 0 116
MLB Averages .500 52% 52 102 -16 4.2 4.2 5.9 95

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
2012 23 DET AL 23 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 7 3 43% 5 .994 1 3 1 2 0 3 3 2 1 3 2 0 2.6 24
2013 24 DET AL 63 63 9 6 0 6 2 4 33% 28 21 26 3 12% 8 .919 18 22 21 42 5 16 20 43 21 23 26 13 3.6 20
2014 25 TOT AL 27 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .883 0 1 2 2 0 1 0 3 2 0 2 0 7.0 38
2014 25 DET AL 21 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 5 .919 0 1 2 2 0 1 0 3 2 0 2 0 7.0 38
3 Yrs 107 71 9 7 0 6 2 4 33% 30 23 33 6 18% .946 19 26 24 46 5 20 23 48 24 26 30 13 3.7 21

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%
2012 23 DET AL 416 31% 2.9% 22.6% 7.9% 8.9% 40% 0.69 0.89 66% 14% 8.9% 19% 59 6 10%
2013 24 DET AL 303 43% 1.3% 26.7% 5.6% 7.9% 39% 0.77 0.93 66% 19% 4.1% 13% 44 6 14%
2014 25 TOT AL 594 26% 2.9% 21.0% 6.7% 8.8% 39% 0.60 0.68 69% 23% 8.1% 21% 88 11 13%
2014 25 DET AL 445 28% 3.2% 20.0% 7.0% 9.7% 39% 0.65 0.71 70% 22% 8.9% 19% 76 8 11%
2014 25 TBR AL 149 23% 2.0% 24.2% 6.0% 6.0% 43% 0.49 0.62 67% 24% 5.9% 25% 12 3 25%
3 Yrs 1313 31% 2.5% 22.9% 6.9% 8.6% 39% 0.67 0.80 67% 19% 7.5% 18% 191 23 12%
MLB Averages 45% 2.5% 20.0% 7.9% 7.4% 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
2012 23 DET AL 418 1748 4.18 1093 62.7% 30.6% 15.6% 27.5% 26.3% 69.4% 0.6% 43.5% 77.5% 58.4% 3.1% 13 11 19.1% 80 40 6 19 75 20.2% 13 1 -2 0 0
2013 24 DET AL 304 1284 4.22 829 64.8% 27.4% 17.7% 30.4% 24.5% 72.6% 0.9% 47.0% 75.6% 59.2% 3.9% 12 8 21.1% 64 32 2 21 60 25.9% 8 3 -1 0 0
2014 25 TOT AL 600 2496 4.16 1630 65.5% 28.2% 16.0% 29.6% 26.3% 71.8% 0.7% 47.0% 77.8% 61.8% 2.3% 14 11 27.5% 165 87 12 22 103 17.6% 21 2 -6 0 0
2014 25 DET AL 449 1879 4.18 1227 65.4% 27.4% 15.7% 30.5% 26.4% 72.6% 0.6% 47.5% 78.3% 59.9% 2.2% 10 8 26.9% 121 65 8 15 74 16.9% 13 1 -4 0 0
2014 25 TBR AL 151 617 4.09 403 65.5% 30.5% 16.6% 27.0% 25.8% 69.5% 0.9% 45.5% 76.1% 67.5% 2.6% 4 3 29.1% 44 22 4 7 29 19.4% 8 1 -2 0 0
3 Yrs 1322 5528 4.18 3552 64.4% 28.7% 16.3% 29.2% 25.8% 71.3% 0.7% 45.9% 77.2% 60.1% 3.0% 39 30 23.4% 309 159 20 62 238 20.7% 42 6 -9 0 0
MLB Averages 3.83 63.9% 27.7% 16.0% 27.0% 29.2% 72.3% 1.4% 46.2% 77.8% 60.1% 4.6% 24.2% 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
2012 23 DET AL 416 93 12 1 12 0 9 8 4 5 7 14 7 2 50% 4 3 1 129 8 6 57% 7 5 1 1 0 0 2 2 6 0
2013 24 DET AL 303 62 7 2 4 0 1 3 1 3 1 7 4 0 57% 3 5 1 106 8 2 80% 5 2 3 0 0 0 1 1 10 0
2014 25 TOT AL 594 132 14 3 17 0 6 14 3 9 8 17 7 6 41% 4 8 0 185 15 9 63% 11 7 4 2 0 0 7 7 14 0
2014 25 DET AL 445 111 12 2 14 0 5 12 2 7 7 14 7 4 50% 4 4 0 161 11 6 65% 8 5 3 1 0 0 5 5 9 0
2014 25 TBR AL 149 21 2 1 3 0 1 2 1 2 1 3 0 2 0% 0 4 0 24 4 3 57% 3 2 1 1 0 0 2 2 5 0
3 Yrs 1313 287 33 6 33 0 16 25 8 17 16 38 18 8 47% 11 16 2 420 31 17 65% 23 14 8 3 0 0 10 10 30 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+
2012 23 4 3 .571 3.99 23 18 0 0 0 0 99.1 93 49 44 12 33 1 94 2 0 3 416 107 1.268 8.4 1.1 3.0 8.5 2.85 107
2013 24 10 3 .769 3.29 86 18 9 0 0 2 175.1 155 69 64 16 50 2 175 3 0 8 719 129 1.169 8.0 0.8 2.6 9.0 3.50 129
2014 25 19 13 .594 3.29 113 42 9 1 1 2 322.1 287 125 118 33 90 4 300 4 0 16 1313 125 1.170 8.0 0.9 2.5 8.4 3.33 125

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
2012 23 6 5 .545 3.82 99.0 92 47 42 12 33 94 2 1.263 8.4 3.0 8.5 2.85 1.1 23
2013 24 4 4 .500 2.13 76.0 62 20 18 4 17 81 1 1.039 7.3 2.0 9.6 4.76 0.5 63
2014 25 9 7 .563 3.06 147.0 134 56 50 17 41 125 1 1.190 8.2 2.5 7.7 3.05 1.0 27
3 Yrs 19 16 .543 3.07 322.0 288 123 110 33 91 300 4 1.177 8.0 8.4 3.30 0.9 113



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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

WAR for Pitcherss c a p y
2014 AL  3.8 (9th)

Shutouts s c a p y
2014 AL  1 (4th)

Losses s c a p y
2014 AL  10 (9th)

             

Hall Of Fame Statistics

Player rank in (·)

Gray InkPitching - 1 (2680), Average HOFer ≈ 185
Hall of Fame MonitorPitching - 4 (1469), Likely HOFer ≈ 100
JAWS Relief Pitcher (339th), 8.0 career WAR/8.0 7yr-peak WAR/8.0 JAWS
Average HOF RP (out of 5) = 40.6 career WAR/28.2 7yr-peak WAR/34.4 JAWS

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Name and misspellings: Todd Andrew Drew Smyly

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