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Hector Santiago

26-Year-Old Pitcher – Los Angeles Angels

2014 Stats

W-L

2-7

ERA

3.86

WHIP

1.23

K

69

SV

0

2014 Preseason Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Santiago started the 2013 season in the bullpen, but he was in the White Sox's rotation by May after injuries took down the team's other starters. His screwball is the most novel element of his arsena...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: L   HT: 6' 0"   WT: 213   DOB: 12/16/1987   BORN: Newark, NJ   COLLEGE: Okaloosa-Walton (FL) CC   DRAFTED: 30th Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Hector Santiago Contract Information:

Agreed to a one-year deal with the White Sox in February 2013.

July 27, 2014  –  Hector Santiago News

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Santiago did not factor into a decision Sunday against Detroit, though he struck out three and limited the Tigers to just one run on three hits in 5.1 innings.

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Hector Santiago 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
2010 22 A WIN 37 1 0 60.2 63 28 4 61 19 4 5 2 0 0 4.15 1.36
2011 23 A WIN 15 8 0 44.0 38 18 7 43 14 2 3 0 0 0 3.68 1.18
2011 23 AA BIR 15 15 0 83.1 70 33 4 74 39 7 5 0 0 0 3.56 1.31
2011 23 MAJ CWS 2 0 0 5.3 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.38
2012 24 AAA CHA 3 3 0 14.2 9 0 0 13 6 1 0 0 0 0 0.00 1.06
2012 24 MAJ CWS 42 4 0 70.3 54 26 10 79 40 4 1 4 2 4 3.33 1.34
2013 25 MAJ CWS 34 23 0 149.0 137 59 17 137 72 4 9 0 0 0 3.56 1.40
2014 26 AAA SAL 3 3 0 14.0 23 10 0 9 7 1 1 0 0 0 6.43 2.14
2014 26 MAJ LAA 18 14 0 77.0 67 33 8 69 28 2 7 0 0 1 3.86 1.23
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3-Year Averages     26 9 0 74.9 64 28 9 72 37 2 3 1 0 1 3.36 1.35

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Hector Santiago Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP IP H R ER HR BB K HBP WP CG W-L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
Jul. 27 Det 5.3 3 1 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.86 1.23
Jul. 22 Bal 5.0 2 0 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.02 1.28
Jul. 18 Sea 2.7 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 4.32 1.31
Jul. 10 @Tex 6.0 5 4 3 1 1 8 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 4.50 1.33
Jul. 5 Hou 5.0 6 5 5 1 3 7 1 1 0 - 0 0 0 4.50 1.36
Jun. 28 @KC 4.0 4 0 0 0 0 4 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 4.08 1.32
Jun. 22 Tex 0.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 4.41 1.35
Jun. 15 @Atl 5.3 5 4 4 0 2 4 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 4.44 1.36
Jun. 10 Oak 6.0 3 0 0 0 1 8 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 4.15 1.36
Last 14 Days
3 Games:  Avg. 4.3 IP/G
13.0 7 1 1 0 3 7 0 0 0 1-0 0 0 0 0.69 0.77
Last 30 Days
6 Games:  Avg. 4.7 IP/G
28.0 22 10 9 2 7 26 1 2 0 2-0 0 0 0 2.89 1.04
Last 60 Days
9 Games:  Avg. 4.4 IP/G
39.7 30 14 13 2 10 38 1 2 0 2-1 0 0 1 2.95 1.01

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Hector Santiago Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
20148419619501.244
2013204432441413.241
2012135322023001.211

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2014201451943307.243
201345294489627114.244
2012171472031509.211

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Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201436.3130321354.211.32
201368.3140683684.081.57
201239.3101422663.891.47

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201430.3140321234.451.29
201380.7350693693.121.26
201231.0313371442.611.16
Hector Santiago 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
2010 22 A WIN 37 1 60.2 9.12 2.84 3.21 0.60 69.2% 4.15 3.13 .352
2011 23 A WIN 15 8 44.0 8.80 2.86 3.07 1.43 75.6% 3.68 4.47 .277
2011 23 AA BIR 15 15 83.1 8.01 4.22 1.90 0.43 72.4% 3.56 3.60 .292
2011 23 MAJ CWS 2 0 5.3 3.38 1.69 2.00 0.00 2.25 100% 93.8 MPH 0.00 3.01 .071
2012 24 AAA CHA 3 3 14.2 8.24 3.80 2.17 0.00 100% 0.00 2.64 .250
2012 24 MAJ CWS 42 4 70.3 10.11 5.12 1.98 1.28 0.96 81% 93.2 MPH 3.33 4.81 .269
2013 25 MAJ CWS 34 23 149.0 8.28 4.35 1.90 1.03 0.89 78.1% 91.9 MPH 3.56 4.60 .298
2014 26 AAA SAL 3 3 14.0 5.79 4.50 1.29 0.00 66.7% 6.43 3.63 .430
2014 26 MAJ LAA 18 14 77.0 8.06 3.27 2.46 0.94 0.69 71.3% 91.5 MPH 3.86 3.97 .285
Today's Projections     0 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
Next 7 Days     0 0 .0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0% 0.00 0.00 .000
Rest Of Season     0 3 16.2 8.43 4.04 2.09 1.04 76.5% 3.59 4.18 .287
Preseason     Subscribe now to see our 2014 projections for Hector Santiago
3-Year Averages     26 9 74.9 8.65 4.45 1.95 1.08 79.3% 3.36 4.32 .283

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2014 Stat Review for Hector Santiago    As compared to the top 100 starting pitchers in 2013 (min 140 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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2.46 K/BB
WEAK
8.06 K/9
GOOD
3.27 BB/9
WEAK
91.5 MPH Fastball
AVERAGE
0.9 HR/9
WEAK
0.69 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME FLYBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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3.86 ERA
WEAK
1.23 WHIP
AVERAGE
3.97 FIP
WEAK
BABIP/Strand

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

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.285 BABIP
BELOW AVERAGE
71.3% Strand Rate
BELOW AVERAGE

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Hector Santiago: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Santiago held the Orioles in check for five innings Tuesday, as he did not allow a run and struck out two en route to a no decision.

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Santiago picked up his second win of the season Friday, striking out two batters in 2.2 innings of relief against the Mariners.

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Santiago gave up four runs -- three earned -- and five hits over six innings in Thursday's 15-6 win at Texas to break a streak of 16 consecutive winless starts. He walked one and struck out eight.

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Santiago, who was recently removed from the rotation, may now start Thursday's game against the Rangers, after Jered Weaver left Monday's contest with a back injury, Mike DiGiovanna of the Los Angeles Times reports.

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Santiago has been removed from the Angels' rotation, but will remain with the big league club, pitching out of the bullpen, the Orange County Register's Jeff Fletcher reports.

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Santiago struggled Saturday, allowing five runs on six hits in five innings pitched against the Astros en route to a no-decision.

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Santiago's next start will likely be pushed back to Saturday, MLB.com's Alden Gonzalez reports.

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Santiago threw four scoreless innings Saturday, allowing four hits and striking out four in a rain-shortened outing against the Royals.

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Santiago tossed 5.1 innings, giving up four earned runs on five hits with four strikeouts in Sunday's 7-3 loss to the Braves.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

Santiago surprisingly won the White Sox's closer role out of spring training to start the 2012 season, but he lost the job after blowing two saves and posting an 8.53 ERA in April. The club stretched him out later in the season, and he made four September starts. His repertoire is a bit unique in that he relies heavily on sinkers and screwballs, both of which helped him strike out 28 batters over his final 22 innings. He should continue to build up arm strength in the offseason as he pitches in the Dominican League and plans to play in the World Baseball Classic. Santiago should be in the mix for one of the final spots in the White Sox's rotation this spring.

2012

The White Sox recalled Santiago in late June when injuries hit the pitching staff, and he appeared in only two games during his 24 days with the club. He looks more like a reliever at this point, but he will probably begin 2012 as an organizational starter at Triple-A. His leap to Double-A last season came with a slight decline in his strikeout rate (8.01 K/9IP) and a big spike in his walk rate (4.22 BB/9IP). He will need to improve the latter in order to remain a starter as he continues to advance through the system.