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Bryan Shaw

29-Year-Old Pitcher – Cleveland Indians

2017 Stats

W-L

1-0

ERA

4.32

WHIP

1.56

K

7

SV

1

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

The 2016 season for the 29-year-old right-hander will likely be remembered for giving up the game-winning run in Game 7 of the World Series, however, the reliever was also an integral part of the bull...

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2017 ADP:  675.95

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 220   DOB: 11/8/1987   BORN: Livermore, CA   COLLEGE: Long Beach State   DRAFTED: 2nd Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Bryan Shaw Contract Information:

Signed a one-year, $4.6 million contract with the Indians in January of 2017.

April 21, 2017  –  Bryan Shaw News

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Shaw faced just two batters, walking one and striking out the other, en route to his third hold of the season Thursday in Minnesota.

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Bryan Shaw Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G GS SH IP H ER HR K BB W L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
2008 20 A SOU 11 0 0 22.1 18 10 0 16 6 0 1 0 4.03 1.09
2008 20 A MIS 10 0 0 17.1 24 13 2 17 7 0 1 2 6.75 1.81
2009 21 A VIS 30 19 0 107.3 96 56 7 95 40 3 7 0 4.71 1.27
2010 22 AA MOB 33 13 0 101.1 102 48 4 75 43 4 9 2 0 0 4.26 1.43
2011 23 AA MOB 16 0 0 20.2 15 2 1 15 8 3 1 7 0 0 0.87 1.14
2011 23 AAA REN 16 0 0 17.2 14 9 4 15 4 1 0 9 0 0 4.58 1.05
2011 23 MAJ ARI 33 0 0 28.3 30 8 2 24 8 1 0 0 0 9 2.54 1.34
2012 24 AAA REN 8 0 0 8.0 6 2 0 10 2 0 0 2 0 0 2.25 1.00
2012 24 MAJ ARI 64 0 0 59.3 60 23 4 41 24 1 6 2 2 10 3.49 1.42
2013 25 MAJ CLE 70 0 0 75.0 60 27 4 73 28 7 3 1 4 12 3.24 1.17
2014 26 MAJ CLE 80 0 0 76.3 61 22 6 64 22 5 5 2 7 24 2.59 1.09
2015 27 MAJ CLE 74 0 0 64.0 59 21 8 54 19 3 3 2 4 23 2.95 1.22
2016 28 MAJ CLE 75 0 0 66.7 56 24 8 69 28 2 5 1 3 25 3.24 1.26
2017 29 MAJ CLE 9 0 0 8.3 9 4 0 7 4 1 0 1 0 3 4.32 1.56
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3-Year Averages     76 0 0 69.0 58 22 7 62 23 3 4 1 4 24 2.87 1.17
Career  (View All)     405 0 0 378.0 335 129 32 332 133 20 22 9 3.07 1.24

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Bryan Shaw Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Team Games To Display:    Show 14Show 14    Show 30Show 30    Show 60Show 60
DATE OPP IP H R ER HR BB K HBP WP CG W-L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
Apr. 23 @CWS 1.0 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.32 1.56
Apr. 20 @Min 0.3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 4.91 1.50
Apr. 17 @Min 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 5.14 1.43
Apr. 16 Det 1.0 3 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 6.00 1.67
Apr. 14 Det 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.60 1.40
Apr. 11 CWS 0.7 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 2.25 1.00
Apr. 8 @Ari 1.3 2 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 2.70 1.20
Apr. 5 @Tex 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 0.00 0.50
Apr. 4 @Tex 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0.00 1.00
Last 14 Games (Team)
7 Games Pitched:  Avg. 0.9 IP/G
6.3 8 5 4 0 4 6 0 0 0 1-0 0 0 2 5.68 1.89
Last 30 Games (Team)
9 Games Pitched:  Avg. 0.9 IP/G
8.3 9 5 4 0 4 7 0 0 0 1-0 1 0 3 4.32 1.56
Last 60 Games (Team)
9 Games Pitched:  Avg. 0.9 IP/G
8.3 9 5 4 0 4 7 0 0 0 1-0 1 0 3 4.32 1.56

Bryan Shaw Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201711232000.250
2016113261325603.255
2015104181121213.226

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201725517300.292
2016162431531315.214
201516136838715.252

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20172.710021010.132.25
201634.7201311541.561.18
201530.0112271022.701.50

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20175.70015301.591.24
201632.0050381345.061.34
201534.022027963.180.97
Bryan Shaw Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G GS IP K/9 BB/9 K/BB HR/9 GB/FB Ratio Strand % Fastball ERA FIP BABIP
2008 20 A SOU 11 0 22.1 6.52 2.44 2.67 0.00 58.3% 4.03 2.57 .280
2008 20 A MIS 10 0 17.1 8.95 3.68 2.43 1.05 62.1% 6.75 3.96 .413
2009 21 A VIS 30 19 107.3 7.97 3.35 2.38 0.59 62% 4.71 3.40 .300
2010 22 AA MOB 33 13 101.1 6.68 3.83 1.74 0.36 68.8% 4.26 3.80 .318
2011 23 AA MOB 16 0 20.2 6.68 3.56 1.88 0.45 95.5% 0.87 3.55 .250
2011 23 AAA REN 16 0 17.2 7.85 2.09 3.75 2.09 64.3% 4.58 5.53 .230
2011 23 MAJ ARI 33 0 28.3 7.62 2.54 3.00 0.64 3.64 83.3% 91.3 MPH 2.54 3.69 .334
2012 24 AAA REN 8 0 8.0 11.25 2.25 5.00 0.00 75% 2.25 1.45 .323
2012 24 MAJ ARI 64 0 59.3 6.22 3.64 1.71 0.61 2.34 76.3% 90.3 MPH 3.49 4.01 .307
2013 25 MAJ CLE 70 0 75.0 8.76 3.36 2.61 0.48 1.28 72.6% 90.9 MPH 3.24 3.23 .288
2014 26 MAJ CLE 80 0 76.3 7.55 2.59 2.91 0.71 1.46 79.2% 91.0 MPH 2.59 3.49 .267
2015 27 MAJ CLE 74 0 64.0 7.59 2.67 2.84 1.13 1.65 81.4% 2.95 4.07 .287
2016 28 MAJ CLE 75 0 66.7 9.32 3.78 2.46 1.08 2.62 78.9% 3.24 4.00 .287
2017 29 MAJ CLE 9 0 8.3 7.56 4.32 1.75 0.00 5.33 69.2% 4.32 2.96 .353
Today's Projections     0 0 .4 5.99 3.33 1.80 1.31 75.3% 3.73 1.67 .250
Next 7 Days     0 0 3.2 6.49 3.31 1.96 1.26 75.3% 3.69 4.68 .257
Rest Of Season     0 0 57.7 7.04 3.31 2.13 1.23 75% 3.69 4.51 .263
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3-Year Averages     76 0 69.0 8.09 3.00 2.70 0.91 79.7% 2.87 3.72 .278
Career     405 0 378.0 7.90 3.17 2.50 0.76 77.8% 3.07 3.63 .292

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Bryan Shaw Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2015 P 64 0 5 0 0 30 0 0 0
2016 P 66.7 -3 7 -3 0 35 -2 0 0
2017 P 8.3 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 0
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2015 P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 P 0 0 0 0 -2 0 -2
2017 P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

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2017 Stat Review for Bryan Shaw    As compared to the top 100 relief pitchers in 2016 (min 55 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

Explain This

1.75 K/BB
TERRIBLE
7.56 K/9
WEAK
4.32 BB/9
POOR
0.0 MPH Fastball
TERRIBLE
0.0 HR/9
ELITE
5.33 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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4.32 ERA
POOR
1.56 WHIP
TERRIBLE
2.96 FIP
GOOD
BABIP/Strand

Balls in play avg. and % of runners left stranded.

Explain This

.353 BABIP
HIGH
69.2% Strand Rate
LOW

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Bryan Shaw: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Shaw dealt a clean seventh inning in Monday's win over the Twins en route to his second hold of 2017.

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Shaw picked up the win by recording the final two outs, one via strikeout, in Tuesday's 10-inning victory over the White Sox.

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Shaw pitched a spotless ninth with a strikeout for his first save of the year Wednesday in Texas.

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Shaw allowed one hit and recorded three outs Tuesday against the Rangers to earn his first hold of the season.

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Shaw retired two hitters, one via strikeout, in Thursday's exhibition contest against the Rockies.

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Shaw completed a simulated game Thursday morning with no issues, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.

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Shaw has been throwing a football to help reinforce the mechanics for his cutter, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.

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Shaw and the Indians avoided arbitration on Friday with a one-year, $4.6 million deal, Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reports.

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Shaw struck out the lone Twin he faced Wednesday for his first save of the season.

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Shaw allowed four runs over 14.1 innings with 13 strikeouts and nine walks during July.

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Shaw will remain the Indians' setup man despite his recent struggles according to manager Terry Francona, Paul Hoynes of the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2016

Shaw took a small step back from his 2014 campaign, but still did an effective enough job in a setup role for the Indians. While the final numbers are hardly those of a dominant setup man, he managed 74 appearances out of the Cleveland bullpen and the Indians seem content to keep him in that role. Shaw's performance has declined in recent years, and his struggles against right-handed batters in 2015 are particularly troubling (.509 OPS in 2013, .493 OPS in 2014, .704 OPS in 2015). Improvement in that regard would go a long way toward keeping him in the setup role, but Zach McAllister will be waiting in the wings in case Shaw slips up.

2015

Shaw led baseball with 80 appearances and he acquitted himself quite well with a 2.59 ERA, but he has essentially morphed into a ROOGY with a 283-point OPS platoon split. Righties managed just a .493 OPS against him and that kind of performance will keep him employed throughout the remainder of his 20s and well into his 30s if he can keep it up. As a cutter/slider guy, itís easy to understand why lefties have found more success against him and barring the addition of a pitch to neutralize them, it is likely to continue. He has always been good for a strong ERA, but without dominant strikeout rates or chances at saves, he doesnít really hold much attention in fantasy circles, especially since ERAs are remarkably volatile out of the bullpen.

2014

Shaw crafted together a fine season in his first campaign with the Indians, appearing in 70 games out of the bullpen. He doesn't have pinpoint command or a huge strikeout rate, but Shaw may figure into the setup mix along with Cody Allen, following the offseason signing of John Axford to fill the ninth-inning role.

2013

When Shaw earned a pair of saves in April, he opened the eyes of owners in deeper leagues as a potential option on days where J.J. Putz and David Hernandez needed rest. Unfortunately for those who took the bait, the situation never arose again. Shaw relies heavily on his cutter, a pitch that opposing hitters pound into the ground frequently despite seeing it more than 80 percent of the time. If his results the last three years between Arizona and the upper levels of the minors are any indication, the strikeout rate has a modest ceiling here, but Shaw has the ability to remain a viable option in middle relief as long as he's able to curtail his free passes (3.6 BB/9). He is now set to ply his trade in Cleveland after being included in the trade that sent shortstop prospect Didi Gregorious to the D-Backs in December.

2012

Shaw likely parlayed his debut with the D-Backs into a job for 2012. Upon returning to Arizona in July after five appearances in June, Shaw posted a 20:5 K:BB over 24 innings before delivering four scoreless frames against the Brewers in the NLDS. Working mostly with a four-seam fastball, slider and change-up, Shaw might be able to carve out the role of seventh-inning setup man and join David Hernandez in the regular bridge to closer J.J. Putz this season.