Mike Leake Pitching Report

Mike Leake

MIKE LEAKE

  • 41.2 IP/37 H/12 R/11 ER/9 BB/30 SO
  • BAA .228/ERA 2.38/WHIP 1.10
  • GRADE: 80.67% (B)
  • RATES: 21.76% H/7.06% R/5.29% BB/17.65% SO
  • PER 9: 7.99 H/2.59 R/1.94 BB/6.48 SO

GOOD

  • Pitched no more than 6 innings a start in May
  • Each start was a Quality Start (6+ IP, 0-3 ER)
  • No more than 2 walks in the month of May
  • R Rate in is declining
  • SO Rate is rising
  • HR Rate is declining
  • SO/9 is rising
  • HR/9 is rising

BAD

  • Not enough run support in his winless starts
  • Only 1 win in the month of May

Revisiting May Goals

  • Pitch 6 to 7 innings per start. Leake pitched a high of 8 innings on April 9th at St. Louis
  1. Each start had 6 or more innings
  2. 3 starts with 7 or more innings
  3. 2 starts with 8 innings
  • Try to allow no more than 5 hits per start. Leake did allow less than 5 times 3 times in the month of April
  1. Only allowed less than 5 hits in one start
  • Allowing runs is a normal thing to do as a pitcher, but 3 or less is good for Leake. Leake allowed 3 or less in back to back starts against St. Louis and Pittsburgh on April 9th and 15th.
  1. Allowed 4 runs in one start, one unearned run in that equates to 3 earned runs
  2. 1 run in 2 starts
  3. 2 runs in 3 starts
  • Leake has been very good at allowing no walks. The goal is to allow no more than 1 walk per game, he has done it twice in back to back starts against St. Louis and Pittsburgh on April 9th and 15th.
  1. Allowed one walk in 3 starts
  2. Allowed two walks in 3 starts
  • One thing Leake has to work on is getting strikeouts. The goal is 4 per start. He has thrown more than 4 strikeouts in a start, which was on April 15th against the Pirates.
  1. GOAL ACHIEVED
  2. 4 strikeouts in 3 starts
  3. 5 strikeouts in 2 starts
  4. 8 strikeouts in 1 start

Leake’s goals for the month of June.

  • 6.2 IP-7.2 IP
  1. 6 times this season in that range.
  2. 2 times in the month of May in that range
  • 2-5 H
  1. 4 times this season in that range
  2. 2 times in the month of May in that range
  • 0-2 R
  1. 6 times this season in that range
  2. 5 times in the month of May in that range
  • 0-1 BB
  1. 7 times this season in that range
  2. 3 times in the month of May in that range
  • 5-8 SO
  1. 4 times this season in that range
  2. 3 times in the month of May in that range
  • 0 HR?
  1. Currently on a 6 game streak; 198+ batters
  2. No home runs allowed in the month of May

LINE CHARTS

LEAKE'S BAA

  • At the end of April, Leake’s BAA was at .221
  • At the end of May, Leake’s BAA was at .225
  • Leake had one decline and it occurred on May 13th
  • Leake’s BAA went up .003, a 1.81% ▲

LEAKE'S ERA

  • Leake’s ERA at the end of April was at 3.82
  • ERA at the end of May was at 3.04
  • Leake had one decline in ERA and in 4 consecutive starts
  • Leake’s ERA went down 0.78, a 20.42% ▲

LEAKE'S WHIP

  • Leake’s WHIP at at the end of April was 1.02
  • WHIP at the end of May was 1.06
  • Leake had one decline, but two rises in WHIP
  • Leake’s WHIP went up 0.04, a 3.92% ▲

LEAKE'S RATES

  • Leake’s H Rate at April was at 21.58%, it went up to 21.68% in May, a .46% ▲
  • Leake’s R Rate at April was 10.79%, it went down 8.74% in May, a 19% ▲
  • Leake’s BB Rate at April was at 4.32%, it went up to 4.85% in May, a 12.27% ▲
  • Leake’s SO Rate at April was at 14.39%, it went up to 16.18%, a 12.44% ▲
  • Leake’s HR Rate at April was at 4.32%, it went down to 1.94%, a 55.09% ▲

LEAKE'S LOCATION SPLITS


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