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Kyle McPhersonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Tampa Bay Rays - In Minors MLB Years: 2012-2012
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-162Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameKyle Landon McPherson
Height6-4Weight210BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateNovember 11,1987 [30.280]PlaceMobile,Alabama
High SchoolSt. Paul's Episcopal (Mobile,AL)
CollegeUniversity of Mobile (Mobile,AL)

DraftedSelected by the Pittsburgh Pirates [Team Picks] in the 14th round (428th overall) of the 2007 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsDarren MazeroskiService Time0.070 (2013)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2012-PIT-#6 ... 2013-PIT-#7
MLB DebutAugust 20,2012 [24.283]
OrganizationsPIT [7] TBA [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID129109Retrosheet IDmcphk001MLBAM ID519015
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (59.68%) -- Curveball (25.97%) -- Changeup (7.97%) -- Cutter (4.33%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (2.05%)
Fastball Velocity [2012] - 92.96
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts44Walks83Hittable45SO/BB80vsPower45Hitting0Durability48Team.501Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2007University of MobileGCACNAIAS/R19176.071495000046.06548313222611111.8912.720.594.305.091.18.125-
2007Gulf Coast PiratesGCLRkpit-S/R19422.6112102000051.2472215310351001.108.190.521.746.103.50.667-
2007State College SpikesNYPLA-pit-ST19016.28330000014.02013101361001.6012.560.631.883.772.00.000-
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0433.4115132000065.1673525413412001.219.140.551.775.593.15.571-
2008State College SpikesNYPLA-pit45S/R20134.371578003155.2522927105412001.028.411.620.816.638.20.250-
2009State College SpikesNYPLA-pit48ST21432.9913130000075.0702725511570001.088.360.601.316.815.18.571-
2009West Virginia PowerSALApit45S/R21524.941385003051.053322836320001.169.350.531.065.655.33.714-
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0953.78262150030126.01235953817890001.118.760.571.216.345.24.643-
2010West Virginia PowerSALApit37S/R22993.59262150040117.296584714311243001.087.341.072.379.484.00.500-
2010Bradenton MaraudersFSLA+pit44Rel22000.0020200104.02000071000.504.50----15.750.00--
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0993.48282170050121.298584714311314001.067.251.042.299.694.23.500-
2011Bradenton MaraudersFSLA+pit37ST23412.8912120100071.262252346602000.957.790.500.757.5310.00.800-
2011Altoona CurveEastAApit24ST23853.0216160000089.0753430721821001.077.560.712.128.263.90.615-
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01262.96282801000160.1137595311271423001.027.660.611.517.945.26.667-
2012Altoona CurveEastAApit45ST24354.07990000048.254262255460001.219.990.920.928.519.20.375-
2012Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit39ST24010.98330000018.0113214171000.825.400.491.968.354.25.000-
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0363.2212120000066.165292469631001.108.730.811.218.467.00.333-
2012Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit60S/R24022.731037002026.0248837210121.188.201.032.397.183.00.0004.01
2013Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit38ST250119.2922000004.21110100421003.2121.21--7.713.860.50.000-
2015Gulf Coast RaysGCLRktba54ST27019.0022000003.07430020002.3321.00----6.000.00.000-
2015Charlotte Stone CrabsFSLA+tba21Rel27100.0020200003.02000010000.676.00----3.000.001.000-
2015Montgomery BiscuitsSouAAtba41Rel27027.4817017008027.2342523710230001.5911.062.283.257.482.30.000-
2015Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--Rel0136.9521219008033.2432926710260001.5711.501.872.676.952.60.250-
2016Durham BullsILAAAtba31Rel280019.8950500106.01314145361002.5318.477.114.268.532.00--
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter022.731037002026.0248837210121.188.201.032.397.183.00.0000.91
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter39363.911521064610201637.06093222796511954114001.138.530.911.677.584.55.520-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter027.981055001028.0352726611253001.5710.741.843.377.672.27.000-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter11124.074225170080164.2163857519361511001.208.861.031.968.204.19.478-
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter512.6316124101078.266252346683000.927.550.460.697.7811.33.833-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter14114.003929100070168.2149907517371563001.107.950.911.978.324.22.560-
A- Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter573.84312380031144.0142696216191043001.118.790.991.186.445.47.417-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter432.9614122000054.2542618310371001.178.890.491.656.093.70.571-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter176.071495000046.06548313222611111.8912.720.594.305.091.18.125-
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter022.731037002026.0248837210121.188.201.032.397.183.00.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings0172.7384255900170220.02016767255817508171.188.201.032.397.183.00.0000.91
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13123.915236160070220.02091109622411855001.138.530.911.677.584.55.520-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2007University of MobileGCACNAIAp1942861326311161151342002.302.368.395.76334597.347.093.151.3445.1513.402.601.0386.0019.23
2011Altoona CurveEastAApit24p2357010000000401000.143.143.143.286108.333.000.000.1270.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2012Altoona CurveEastAApit45p2458110002000403100.125.111.125.2361012.200.000.000.0980.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2012Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit60p24105000000001300000.000.167.000.167006.000.000.200.11516.6750.003.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter105000000001300000.000.167.000.167006.000.000.200.00016.6750.003.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1015120002000804100.133.125.133.2582020.250.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1015120002000804100.133.125.133.2582020.250.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter42861326311161151342002.302.368.395.76334597.347.093.151.0005.1513.402.601.0386.0019.23
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter105000000001300000.000.167.000.167006.000.000.200.00016.6750.003.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1628100000000164900000.000.167.000.1670097.000.000.200.00016.6750.003.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1622431632000320001300651600.133.125.133.258320324.250.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2007Gulf Coast Pirates GCLRkpit19P12--37-110101.0000.83------12100.021.4
2007State College Spikes NYPLA-pit19P3---1--111.0000.33------3100.04.0
2008State College Spikes NYPLA-pit20P15--24--661.0000.40------15100.020.3
2009State College Spikes NYPLA-pit21P13--57--12121.0000.92------13100.017.1
2009West Virginia Power SALApit21P13--15--661.0000.46------13100.09.5
2010West Virginia Power SALApit22P26--6112-1917.8950.65------26100.018.7
2010Bradenton Marauders FSLA+pit22P2---------------2100.01.4
2011Bradenton Marauders FSLA+pit23P12--611111817.9441.42------12100.08.8
2011Altoona Curve EastAApit23P16--96--15151.0000.94------16100.011.3
2012Altoona Curve EastAApit24P9--24--661.0000.67------9100.06.3
2012Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit24P3---------------3100.02.1
2012Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24P1032631--441.0000.400.154266.7-10100.06.2
2013Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit25P2---------------2100.01.4
2015Gulf Coast Rays GCLRktba27P2---------------2100.03.3
2015Charlotte Stone Crabs FSLA+tba27P2---------------2100.01.5
2015Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba27P17---2--221.0000.12------17100.012.3
2016Durham Bulls ILAAAtba28P5---------------5100.03.5
MLB Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1032631--441.0000.400.154266.7-100.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P10---------------100.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P42--1112--23231.0000.55------420.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P16--611111817.9441.06------160.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P39--7162-2523.9200.59------390.00.0
A- Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P31--712--19191.0000.61------310.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P14--37-110101.0000.71------140.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2007Gulf Coast Pirates GCLRkpit1912----------
2007State College Spikes NYPLA-pit193----------
2008State College Spikes NYPLA-pit2015----------
2009State College Spikes NYPLA-pit2113----------
2009West Virginia Power SALApit2113----------
2010West Virginia Power SALApit2226----------
2010Bradenton Marauders FSLA+pit222----------
2011Bradenton Marauders FSLA+pit2312----------
2011Altoona Curve EastAApit2316----------
2012Altoona Curve EastAApit249----------
2012Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit243----------
2012Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2410----------
2013Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit252----------
2015Gulf Coast Rays GCLRktba272----------
2015Charlotte Stone Crabs FSLA+tba272----------
2015Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba2717----------
2016Durham Bulls ILAAAtba285----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2011Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB23000.0010100002.0100002000.504.500.000.009.0000.00.000
2013Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB25038.46660000022.13022215511001.5812.092.012.014.432.208.87.000
2016Tampa Bay RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB28104.1560600108.2744206100.857.272.080.006.2304.151.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs136.821367001033.03826257519101.3010.361.911.365.183.807.09.250

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2013Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2535120001001102000.400.500.400.900208.500.000.20012.5012.501.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 1 yrs35120001001102000.400.500.400.900208.500.000.20012.5012.501.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2016-04-28SP-RPTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to extended spring training28.169Team Roster on 2016-04-28
2016-04-07SP-RPTampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Durham (AAA)28.148Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2015-08-20SP-RPTampa Bay RaysMontgomery (AA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list27.283Team Roster on 2015-08-20
2015-08-18SP-RPTampa Bay RaysMontgomery (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured27.281Team Roster on 2015-08-18
2015-07-04SP-RPTampa Bay RaysMontgomery (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Montgomery (AA)27.236Team Roster on 2015-07-04
2015-06-28SP-RPTampa Bay RaysCharlotte (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Charlotte (A+)27.230Team Roster on 2015-06-28
2015-06-23SP-RPTampa Bay RaysGulf Coast Rays (Rk)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gulf Coast Rays (Rk)27.225Team Roster on 2015-06-23
2015-05-16SP-RPTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract27.187Team Roster on 2015-05-16
2014-11-08SP-RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency26.363  
2013-12-18SP-RPPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract26.037Team Roster on 2013-12-18
2013-12-03SP-RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentNon-tendered, declared free agency26.022  
2013-11-25SP-RPPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment26.014Team Roster on 2013-11-25
2013-11-04SP-RPPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL25.359Team Roster on 2013-11-04
2013-08-28SP-RPPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 DL6- Recovery from right elbow surgery25.291Team Roster on 2013-08-28
2013-08-28SP-RPPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Indianapolis (AAA) 25.291Team Roster on 2013-08-28
2013-03-27SP-RPPittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Indianapolis (AAA)25.137Team Roster on 2013-03-27
2013-03-05SP-RPPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m)25.115Team Roster on 2013-03-05
2012-08-31SP-RPPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Indianapolis (AAA)24.294Team Roster on 2012-08-31
2012-08-22PPittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Indianapolis (AAA)24.285Team Roster on 2012-08-22
2012-08-22PPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Indianapolis (AAA)24.285Team Roster on 2012-08-22
2012-08-08PPittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Indianapolis (AAA)24.271Team Roster on 2012-08-08
2012-05-25PPittsburgh PiratesAltoona (AA)YMinors--24.196Team Roster on 2012-05-25
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2007-06-12ContractSigned by Pirates 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2012Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll24480,000-76047-2,954,887480,000480,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red