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KURT SUZUKI   +

MLB  Minnesota Twins   40-man Roster
Positions
C-1073, DH-22, 1B-1
Born
October 4, 1983  (30.203)
Place
Ht/Wt
5-11 / 200
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
High School
Baldwin  (Wailuki,HI)
College:
Drafted:
Oakland Athletics:  2004-2-67 (June-Reg)  bonus: $550,000
Full Name
Kurt Kiyoshi Suzuki 
TBC Player ID
35652
MLB Debut
June 12, 2007  (23.252)
Signed by
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Top Prospect:  mlb  2007 (#89)   team  2005 (#9-OAK), 2006 (#10-OAK), 2007 (#3-OAK)

Recent Contract:  1-years/$2.75m (2014-2014) by Minnesota Twins
Speed
31
Contact
82
Patience
54
Batting
52
Power
38

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BATTING STATISTICS
2014 pitch-level data
Pitch TypeCountAvg SpeedPitch Share%BallsStrikesStrike%1st PitchSw/Miss%CalledFouledIn Playvs LHBvs RHBHitsABBavgHR
Fastball9692.0034.66%336365.632711.0420191919.7980.21523.2170
2-Seam Fastball4191.3314.80%162560.981300.00128570.7329.27113.0770
Slider3982.5814.08%192051.28700.0084835.9064.1036.5000
Changeup3581.2212.64%142160312.8674971.4328.5703.0000
Sinker3388.4111.91%171648.48900.0073542.4257.5837.4291
Cutter1286.764.33%4866.670216.6720433.3366.6700--0
Curveball1079.583.61%64404110.0011140.0060.00331.0000
Knuckleball975.233.25%6333.331111.111100.00100.0000--0
unknown290.550.72%1150100.000100.00100.0000--0
2013 pitch-level data
Pitch TypeCountAvg SpeedPitch Share%BallsStrikesStrike%1st PitchSw/Miss%CalledFouledIn Playvs LHBvs RHBHitsABBavgHR
Fastball46992.0138.32%17229763.33135194.05111808621.7578.2527128.2112
Slider18783.0715.28%6712064.1739105.353527485.3594.65737.1892
Sinker15890.5412.91%5410465.824531.9039273313.9286.081240.3000
2-Seam Fastball14890.9912.09%4410470.274621.3537283739.1960.81940.2250
Changeup9082.757.35%256572.2281516.6711152436.6763.3347.5721
Cutter7588.766.13%2748641922.671612188.0092.00318.1670
Curveball5577.094.49%2233601647.27177518.1881.82215.1330
Intent Ball2171.261.72%2100400.0000019.0580.9504.0000
unknown1280.330.98%6650200.002138.3391.67221.0000
Splitter981.880.74%3666.67300.0031222.2277.7803.0000
2012 pitch-level data
Pitch TypeCountAvg SpeedPitch Share%BallsStrikesStrike%1st PitchSw/Miss%CalledFouledIn Playvs LHBvs RHBHitsABBavgHR
Fastball55891.9233.92%17238669.18164376.6312410512018.6481.3630158.1901
Slider26383.2415.99%10016361.9864259.5149464313.6986.311558.2591
2-Seam Fastball22791.2013.80%7914865.263104.4147405140.0959.911357.2280
Sinker20590.3912.46%6214369.767441.9551365018.5481.462566.3794
Changeup13482.698.15%508462.69201611.9413223247.7652.24320.1500
Curveball11277.336.81%535952.682376.2511202114.2985.71522.2270
Cutter8187.394.92%245770.371678.6419121920.9979.01216.1250
unknown354.952.13%112468.571038.57114622.8677.14110.1000
Intent Ball1273.230.73%1200300.000000.00100.0003.0000
Splitter1184.760.67%5654.552218.181210.00100.0012.5000
Knuckleball576.560.30%2360200.001020.00100.0012.5000
Pitchout286.350.12%1150100.000010.00100.0001.0000
2011 pitch-level data
Pitch TypeCountAvg SpeedPitch Share%BallsStrikesStrike%1st PitchSw/Miss%CalledFouledIn Playvs LHBvs RHBHitsABBavgHR
Fastball73691.3436.36%27546162.64209324.3517412612925.5474.4641185.2225
Slider33184.0816.35%15018154.6875267.8546456410.5789.431169.1603
2-Seam Fastball25390.7012.50%9515862.4569114.3553385539.5360.471463.2222
Changeup19682.669.68%6613066.3335136.6333345057.6542.351334.3821
Sinker19490.529.58%5513971.655894.6456245031.9668.041552.2891
Cutter14587.847.16%608558.623574.8321332323.4576.55529.1730
Curveball10976.305.39%456458.722487.3419152237.6162.39823.3481
unknown2516.431.24%71872628.004664.0096.0016.1670
Knuckleball1669.760.79%61062.5400.002440.00100.0013.3331
Splitter1583.130.74%69601213.331330.00100.0001.0000
Intent Ball454.130.20%400100.00000100.000.0001.0000
2010 pitch-level data
Pitch TypeCountAvg SpeedPitch Share%BallsStrikesStrike%1st PitchSw/Miss%CalledFouledIn Playvs LHBvs RHBHitsABBavgHR
Fastball62091.2432.65%19442668.71183274.3514410415019.0380.9741172.2385
Slider30383.4315.96%11319062.7189309.9046476715.5184.492383.2772
2-Seam Fastball25490.3913.38%8816665.358072.7664355948.8251.181474.1892
Sinker23390.6212.27%7915466.096862.5849405915.4584.551462.2261
Changeup19481.9110.22%6912564.4337199.7926295154.6445.36735.2001
Cutter12188.376.37%457662.813632.4826242314.8885.12931.2900
Curveball10576.955.53%376864.763343.8117143321.9078.10827.2961
unknown2924.391.53%161344.83813.4524610.3489.6626.3330
Knuckleball1665.870.84%51168.754212.505130.00100.0012.5001
Splitter1285.590.63%7541.67418.332208.3391.6714.2500
Intent Ball1176.020.58%1100200.0000036.3663.6402.0000
Pitchout184.000.05%01100100.000010.00100.0001.0000


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