Cincinnati Reds Week 16 Pitching Report

The Reds started week 16 completing a 4 game 3 day series against the Chicago Cubs before heading out to Denver to face the Colorado Rockies. The Reds in Week 16 went 3-4. Reds face the St. Louis Cardinals and come back home to face the Pittsburgh Pirates to end the week.

  • The Random Stat: Teams not named with the first letter “C” is at 11-12-2
  • Starting Pitcher Johnny Cueto was traded to the Kansas City Royals for three power pitching prospects, most notable one of the bunch is Brandon Finnegan. Finnegan pitched in the College World Series in 2014 and four months later pitched in the World Series. Cueto’s Month of July report will be released on Saturday as well as the Career as a Cincinnati Red.

STARTING PITCHING

Chicago Cubs-Cincinnati

31st SERIES

  • 21.1 IP/23 H/12 R/9 BB/22 SO/HR
  • ERA 5.06/WHIP 1.50
  • RATES: 24.21% H/12.63% R/9.47% BB/23.16% SO/1.05% HR
  • PER 9: 9.70 H/5.06 R/3.80 BB/9.28 SO/0.42 HR
  • PER PA: 4.13 PA/H, 7.92 PA/R, 10.56 PA/BB, 4.32 PA/SO, 95.00 PA/HR

Cincinnati-Colorado

32nd SERIES

  • 17.1 IP/18 H/11 R/5 BB/11 SO/3 HR
  • ERA 5.71/WHIP 1.33
  • RATES: 24.66% H/15.07% R/6.85% BB/15.07% SO/4.11% HR
  • PER 9: 9.35 H/5.71 R/2.60 BB/5.71 SO/1.56 HR
  • PER PA: 4.06 PA/H, 6.64 PA/R, 14.60 PA/BB, 6.64 PA/SO, 24.33 PA/HR

BULLPEN PITCHING

Chicago Cubs-Cincinnati

31st SERIES

  • 18.2 IP/14 H/4 R/9 BB/20 SO/2 HR
  • ERA 1.93/WHIP 1.23
  • RATES: 17.72% H/5.06% R/11.39% BB/25.32% SO/2.53% HR
  • PER 9: 9.00 H/3.86 R/5.14 BB/6.43 SO/0.64 HR
  • PER PA: 4.71 PA/H, 11.00 PA/R, 8.25 PA/BB, 6.60 PA/SO, 66.00 PA/HR

Cincinnati-Colorado

32nd SERIES

  • 8.1 IP/14 H/14 R/13 ER/4 BB/8 SO/4 HR
  • ERA 14.04/WHIP 2.16
  • RATES: 31.11% H/31.11% R/8.89% BB/17.78% SO/8.89% HR
  • PER 9: 15.12 H/15.12 R/4.32 BB/8.64 SO/4.32 HR
  • PER PA: 3.21 PA/H, 3.21 PA/R, 11.25 PA/BB, 5.63 PA/SO, 11.25 PA/HR

SO LONG, FAREWELL

Cincinnati-Colorado

The Reds and Rockies concluded their 6 game season series in Denver. The Reds and Rockies won 3 each and won both series at their respective home parks.

  • 52.2 IP/57 H/37 R/34 ER/19 BB/43 SO/11 HR
  • ERA 5.81/WHIP 1.44
  • RATES: 24.78% H/16.09% R/8.26% BB/18.70% SO/4.78% HR
  • PER 9: 9.74 H/6.32 R/3.25 BB/7.35 SO/1.88 HR
  • STRIKEOUT TO WALK RATIO: 2.26
  • PITCHER RATING: 82.96
    • GRADE: Bad among current teams played
    • BAD: 81.21-83.03
    • BELOW AVERAGE: 83.04-84.84
    • ABOVE AVERAGE: 84.86-85.58
    • GREAT: 85.59-88.03

STARTER LINE

REDS WEEK 16

Lorenzen’s 2 Games

  • 7.1 IP/14 H/12 R/5 BB/6 SO/2 HR
  • ERA 14.72/WHIP 2.59
  • RATES: 35.00% H/30.00% R/12.50% BB/15.00% SO/5.00% HR
  • PER 9: 17.18 H/14.72 R/6.14 BB/7.36 SO/2.45 HR

Best and Worst Pitching Games of Week 15

  • Best Start: Mike Leake, July 22nd Chicago Cubs Game 1
  • Worst Start: Michael Lorenzen, July 26th at Colorado
  • Best Bullpen Appearance: July 20th vs Chicago Cubs
  • Worst Bullpen Appearance: July 24th at Colorado
  • Best Staff Game: July 22nd Chicago Cubs Game 1
  • Worst Staff Game: July 26th at Colorado

Starting Probables

  • At St. Louis: Raisel Iglesias, Mike Leake, Anthony Desclafani
  • Pittsburgh: TBA, Michael Lorenzen, Raisel Iglesias, Mike Leake

All Star Selections. Final Thought.

The 86th Installment of the All Star Game in Cincinnati brings us to a city that was the first to have a professional baseball team, back in 1869. This will the 5th time that Cincinnati has hosted the Midsummer Classic and one of the original teams from 1882 to host the event, with St. Louis (2009) being the last to host the Midsummer Classic.  Continue reading

Cincinnati Reds Week 14 Pitching Report

The Reds entered Week 14 with a 7 game road trip against the Washington Nationals and the Miami Marlins. The Reds won 2 games in a rain shortened series against the Washington Nationals and lost 3 of 4 to the Miami Marlins. The Reds in Week 14 went 3-3 with a 2 game sweep in Washington and a series loss to the Miami Marlins in Miami.   Continue reading

Cincinnati Reds Week 13 Pitching Report

The Reds entered Week 13 with a 6 game home stand against the Minnesota Twins and Milwaukee Brewers before heading the road with Great American Ballpark getting prepared for the 86th installment of the All Star Game, the fifth time it will be played in Cincinnati. The Reds in Week 13 went 2-4 with a swept done by the Brewers, who went 7-0 on their road trip.

  • The Random stat of teams not named with the first letter “C” is at 10-9-2
  • Johnny Cueto is scheduled to pitch Sunday in Miami, would not be able to pitch if selected to ASG, but could be an All Star.

STARTING PITCHING

Cincinnati-Minnesota

26th SERIES

  • 18.2 IP/24 H/14 R/4 BB/20 SO/2 HR
  • ERA 6.75/WHIP 1.50
  • RATES: 28.92% H/16.87% R/4.82% BB/24.10% SO/2.41% HR
  • PER 9  11.30 H/6.91 R/5.02 BB/5.65 SO/1.88
  • PER PA: 3.46 PA/H, 5.93 PA/R, 20.75 PA/BB, 4.15 PA/SO, 41.50 PA/HR

Cincinnati-Milwaukee

27th SERIES

  • 14.1 IP/18 H/11 R/8 BB/9 SO/3 HR
  • ERA 6.91/WHIP 1.81
  • RATES: 26.47% H/16.18% R/11.76% BB/13.24% SO/4.41% HR
  • PER 9: 11.30 H/6.91 R/5.02 BB/5.65 SO/1.88
  • PER PA: 3.78 PA/H, 6.18 PA/R, 8.50 PA/SO, 7.56 PA/SO, 22.67 PA/HR

BULLPEN PITCHING

Cincinnati-Minnesota

26th SERIES

  • 8.1 IP/4 H/2 R/4 BB/10 SO
  • ERA 2.16/WHIP 0.96
  • RATES: 12.50% H/6.25% R/12.50% BB/31.25% SO
  • PER 9: 4.32 H/2.16 R/4.32 BB/10.80 SO
  • PER PA: 8.00 PA/H, 16.00 PA/R, 8.00 PA/BB, 3.20 PA/SO

Cincinnati-Milwaukee

27th SERIES

  • 12.2 IP/22 H/14 R/9 BB/6 SO/3 HR
  • ERA 9.95/WHIP 2.45
  • RATES: 33.33% H/21.21% R/13.64% BB/9.09% SO/4.55% HR
  • PER 9: 15.63 H/9.95 R/6.39 BB/4.26 SO/2.13 HR
  • PER PA: 3.00 PA/H, 4.71 PA/R, 7.33 PA/BB, 11.00 PA/SO, 22.00 PA/HR

SO LONG, FAREWELL

Cincinnati-Minnesota

The Reds and Twins concluded their 3 game season series in Cincinnati. The Reds won 2 out of 3 at Great American Ballpark.

  • 27 IP/28 H/16 R/8 BB/30 SO/2 HR
  • ERA 5.33/WHIP 1.33
  • RATES: 21.05% H/12.03% R/6.02% BB/22.56% SO/1.50% HR
  • PER 9: 9.33 H/5.33 R/2.67 BB/10.00 SO/0.67 HR
  • PER PA: 4.75 PA/H, 8.31 PA/R, 16.63 PA/BB, 4.43 PA/SO, 66.50 PA/HR
  • PITCHER RATING: 86.39
    • GRADE: Good (85.59-87.43)
  • STRIKEOUT TO WALK RATIO: 3.75

STARTER LINE

Reds Week 13

Leake’s 2 Games:

  • 10 IP/17 H/10 R/4 BB/9 SO/HR
  • ERA 9.00 ERA/WHIP 2.10
  • RATES: 35.42% H/20.83% R/8.33% BB/18.75% SO/2.08% HR
  • PER 9: 15.30 H/9.00 R/3.60 BB/8.10 SO/0.90 HR

Best and Worst Pitching Games of Week 13

  • Best Start: Johnny Cueto, July 1st Minnesota
  • Worst Start: Mike Leake, June 29th Minnesota
  • Best Bullpen Appearance: July 1st, Minnesota
  • Worst Bullpen Appearance: July 3rd, Milwaukee
  • Best Staff Game: July 1st, Minnesota
  • Worst Staff Game: July 3rd, Milwaukee

Week 14 Probables:

  • at Washington: Anthony DeSclafani, Johnny Cueto, Michael Lorenzen
  • at Miami: Josh Smith, Mike Leake, Anthony DeSclafani, Johnny Cueto