Kazu Kato
Georgia Titans (ML)
Kazu Kato
Birthdate:
Jan. 12, 2012 (31 y, 8 m, 1 d)
Born In:
Oji, NAR, JPN
Nationality:
Japanese
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'4"/207
Entry:
2030 Draft - Round: 3, Overall: 60, Team: Georgia Titans
ML Service Time:
8 years, 145 days

2043 Season Pitching Summary

Team G GS IP W-L SV SD MD BB K ERA FIP FIP- xFIP WAR
Georgia - AFBL
GA - AFBL
28 28 139.0 7-10 0 0 0 32 103 4.338 3.705 93 3.880 2.32
Current Status
MLB Service Time 8 years, 145 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 12 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Low
Greed High
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Fair
Local Fair
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 3 4 1 5 3
vs R 3 4 1 5 3
vs L 3 4 1 6 4
Potential 3 4 1 6 4
Fielding C IF OF
Range 1 1
Error 2 2
Arm 1 7 2
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 1
Run/Bunt
Speed 2
Stealing 2
Running 2
Sac Bunt 8
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 8 6 7
vs R 8 7 7
vs L 7 6 7
Potential 8 6 7
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 9 9
Slider 9 9
Changeup 8 8
Other Pitching
Velocity 95-97 mph
GB % 57%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 3
Hold 6
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
2043-07-05
Sac Bunt decreased from 9 to 8
2043-06-07
Contact vs L decreased from 4 to 3
GB% increased from 56% to 57%
2043-05-03
Contact vs L increased from 3 to 4
2043-04-19
Baserunning increased from 1 to 2
Movement vs R increased from 6 to 7
GB% increased from 55% to 56%
2043-04-06
Contact vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Baserunning decreased from 2 to 1
2043-03-02
Control vs R increased from 6 to 7
Weight increased from 205 to 207
2042-11-17
Control Potential increased from 6 to 7
Control increased from 6 to 7
2042-11-10
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
National Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
2042-10-09
Movement vs L increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 53% to 55%
2042-09-14
Control Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Control decreased from 7 to 6
Control vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Weight increased from 204 to 205
2042-09-01
Contact Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Contact decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks decreased from 4 to 3
Movement vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Control vs R increased from 6 to 7
2042-08-24
Contact vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks increased from 3 to 4
Weight increased from 203 to 204
2042-08-17
Control vs R decreased from 7 to 6
2042-08-01
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
2042-07-13
Weight decreased from 204 to 203
2042-06-22
Contact Potential increased from 3 to 4
Contact increased from 3 to 4
2042-06-01
Stuff Potential decreased from 9 to 8
Stuff decreased from 9 to 8
Stuff vs R decreased from 10 to 8
Stuff vs L decreased from 9 to 7
Role changed from RP to SP
2042-05-25
Stuff Potential increased from 8 to 9
Stuff increased from 8 to 9
Stuff vs R increased from 8 to 10
Stuff vs L increased from 7 to 9
Role changed from SP to RP
2042-05-18
Contact Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Contact decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks decreased from 4 to 3
2042-05-11
Contact Potential increased from 3 to 4
Contact increased from 3 to 4
2042-05-04
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Control Potential increased from 6 to 7
Control increased from 6 to 7
Control vs R increased from 6 to 7
2042-04-27
Weight decreased from 205 to 204
2042-03-18
Control vs L increased from 6 to 7
2042-03-03
Contact Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Contact decreased from 4 to 3
GB% increased from 52% to 53%
Weight increased from 204 to 205
2041-12-05
Weight decreased from 205 to 204
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
2041-10-30
Contact vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Gap vs R increased from 3 to 4
Movement vs L increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 50% to 52%
2041-10-26
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 3 to 4
Baserunning increased from 1 to 2
2041-10-08
Baserunning decreased from 2 to 1
2041-10-03
Movement vs L decreased from 6 to 5
GB% decreased from 51% to 50%
2041-09-29
Avoid Ks increased from 3 to 4
2041-09-15
Movement vs L increased from 5 to 6
2041-09-08
Contact vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 4 to 3
2041-06-30
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 3 to 4
2041-06-09
Gap increased from 3 to 4
2041-06-02
Gap decreased from 4 to 3
2041-05-25
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 4 to 3
2041-05-19
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 3 to 4
Movement vs L decreased from 6 to 5
GB% decreased from 53% to 51%
2041-05-05
Gap increased from 3 to 4
2041-04-21
GB% increased from 52% to 53%
2041-04-14
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 4 to 3
2041-04-01
GB% decreased from 53% to 52%
2041-02-25
Contact Potential increased from 3 to 4
Contact increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 3 to 4
Sac Bunt increased from 8 to 9
Speed decreased from 3 to 2
2041-01-26
Contact Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Contact decreased from 4 to 3
Gap decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks increased from 3 to 4
Sac Bunt decreased from 9 to 8
P defense decreased from 2 to 1
Movement Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Movement decreased from 7 to 6
Movement vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Movement vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Weight increased from 204 to 205
2040-12-09
Contact Potential increased from 3 to 4
Contact increased from 3 to 4
Sac Bunt increased from 8 to 9
2040-11-10
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
National Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
2040-11-05
Gap increased from 3 to 4
2040-10-31
Avoid Ks decreased from 4 to 3
Stealing increased from 1 to 2
Outfield Range decreased from 2 to 1
2040-10-17
Contact Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Contact decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 203 to 204
2040-10-09
Contact Potential increased from 3 to 4
Contact increased from 3 to 4
Weight increased from 202 to 203
2040-09-30
Gap decreased from 4 to 3
2040-09-16
Contact Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Contact decreased from 4 to 3
2040-09-09
Weight decreased from 203 to 202
2040-09-01
Gap increased from 3 to 4
2040-08-26
Avoid Ks increased from 3 to 4
2040-08-01
Weight increased from 202 to 203
2040-07-29
Avoid Ks decreased from 4 to 3
2040-06-03
Weight decreased from 203 to 202
2040-04-15
Weight increased from 202 to 203
2040-04-02
Contact Potential increased from 3 to 4
Contact increased from 3 to 4
2040-03-13
Weight decreased from 203 to 202
2039-11-08
Weight decreased from 204 to 203
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
2039-10-06
Hold increased from 5 to 6
2039-10-01
Gap decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Sac Bunt decreased from 9 to 8
Movement vs L increased from 6 to 7
GB% increased from 50% to 53%
2039-09-01
Outfield Arm decreased from 3 to 2
Stamina decreased from 4 to 3
2039-08-01
Sac Bunt increased from 8 to 9
Movement Potential increased from 6 to 7
Movement increased from 6 to 7
GB% increased from 48% to 50%
Weight decreased from 205 to 204
2039-05-11
Gap increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 3 to 4
Outfield Error decreased from 3 to 2
Movement Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Movement decreased from 7 to 6
Movement vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Control vs L decreased from 7 to 6
GB% decreased from 50% to 48%
Stamina increased from 3 to 4
Weight decreased from 207 to 205
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
National Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
2038-10-22
Stuff increased from 7 to 8
GB% decreased from 53% to 50%
Slider increased from 8 to 9
Changeup increased from 7 to 8
Weight increased from 205 to 207
2038-06-21
Eye increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs R increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs L increased from 5 to 6
Sac Bunt decreased from 9 to 8
GB% decreased from 54% to 53%
Stamina decreased from 4 to 3
Weight decreased from 207 to 205
2037-11-21
GB% decreased from 55% to 54%
Weight increased from 206 to 207
2037-08-11
Control Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Control decreased from 7 to 6
GB% increased from 53% to 55%
2037-04-21
Stuff vs R increased from 7 to 8
Stuff vs L increased from 6 to 7
Control vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Slider increased from 7 to 8
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
2036-10-01
Eye vs L increased from 4 to 5
GB% decreased from 54% to 53%
2036-08-01
Stuff increased from 6 to 7
GB% increased from 53% to 54%
Fastball increased from 8 to 9
Slider increased from 6 to 7
Weight increased from 205 to 206
2036-03-03
Speed decreased from 4 to 3
P defense decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff vs R increased from 6 to 7
GB% increased from 51% to 53%
Stamina increased from 3 to 4
Hold increased from 4 to 5
Slider increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 201 to 205
2035-10-01
Movement vs L increased from 6 to 7
GB% increased from 50% to 51%
Stamina decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 200 to 201
2035-08-01
Avoid Ks increased from 3 to 4
Outfield Range decreased from 3 to 2
Movement increased from 6 to 7
Weight increased from 198 to 200
2035-04-02
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 3 to 4
Movement vs R increased from 6 to 7
Control increased from 6 to 7
Control vs R increased from 6 to 7
Slider increased from 4 to 5
Weight increased from 195 to 198

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
Georgia - AFBL
GA - AFBL
2043 31 28 28 139.0 7 10 0 103 32 17.58% 5.46% 2.56% 68.29% 50.85% 0.307 4.338 3.705 93 3.880 0.63 2.32
Georgia - AFBL
GA - AFBL
2042 30 7 46 97.0 3 5 0 80 27 19.37% 6.54% 3.63% 74.53% 46.53% 0.274 4.268 4.414 113 3.989 -0.15 -0.02
Georgia - AFBL
GA - AFBL
2041 29 32 32 145.2 5 7 0 123 42 20.20% 6.90% 3.45% 77.49% 46.37% 0.295 3.645 4.089 106 3.783 -0.44 1.70
Georgia - AFBL
GA - AFBL
2040 28 33 33 179.1 15 7 0 149 40 20.50% 5.50% 2.61% 73.25% 55.18% 0.280 3.764 3.756 98 3.567 0.01 2.63
Georgia - AFBL
GA - AFBL
2039 27 33 33 166.2 9 11 0 137 50 19.21% 7.01% 2.10% 66.51% 48.20% 0.325 4.752 3.857 93 4.011 0.90 2.52
Georgia - AFBL
GA - AFBL
2038 26 28 31 161.2 10 7 0 120 27 19.05% 4.29% 1.90% 77.32% 43.98% 0.270 2.895 3.333 86 3.800 -0.44 3.28
Georgia - AFBL
GA - AFBL
2037 25 33 33 169.2 10 12 0 119 57 16.83% 8.06% 2.69% 69.56% 51.12% 0.277 4.085 4.422 115 4.214 -0.34 1.11
Georgia - AFBL
GA - AFBL
2036 24 31 31 162.0 8 9 0 107 32 15.85% 4.74% 1.78% 66.44% 50.15% 0.328 4.333 3.452 91 3.760 0.88 2.93
Georgia - AFBL
GA - AFBL
2035 23 27 27 144.2 9 9 0 93 27 15.63% 4.54% 2.52% 68.35% 45.75% 0.292 3.608 3.843 96 3.923 -0.23 1.98
Total - AFBL
AFBL
252 294 1365.2 76 77 0 1031 334 18.23% 5.91% 2.53% 70.87% 48.90% 0.296 3.954 3.851 98 3.874 0.10 18.45

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
Atlanta - EL
ATL - EL
2035 23 6 6 33.1 4 2 0 34 3 25.56% 2.26% 2.26% 65.09% 45.76% 0.330 3.240 3.493 65 4.160 -0.25 1.15
Atlanta - EL
ATL - EL
2034 22 34 34 155.1 6 5 0 168 59 24.31% 8.54% 2.75% 66.39% 48.19% 0.360 5.446 4.566 83 4.757 0.88 3.42
Atlanta - EL
ATL - EL
2033 21 7 7 34.1 2 1 0 32 20 20.38% 12.74% 1.91% 64.39% 46.15% 0.320 4.981 5.196 91 6.095 -0.22 0.59
SV - UL
2033 21 15 15 76.1 5 5 0 74 31 22.84% 9.57% 2.16% 70.99% 46.10% 0.316 4.245 4.125 90 4.651 0.12 1.39
HH - CL
2033 21 7 7 35.0 0 3 0 36 13 23.84% 8.61% 1.32% 64.94% 48.39% 0.327 4.114 3.658 88 4.426 0.46 0.75
HH - CL
2032 20 0 5 4.2 0 0 0 6 5 20.69% 17.24% 6.90% 22.73% 42.86% 0.571 25.071 10.460 245 6.404 14.61 -0.31
STA - LL
2032 20 19 19 94.2 5 5 0 119 35 28.74% 8.45% 3.14% 60.63% 47.44% 0.322 5.704 4.653 82 5.017 1.05 2.13
STA - LL
2031 19 4 41 61.0 1 4 0 56 42 19.05% 14.29% 4.76% 73.92% 51.69% 0.332 5.459 7.238 129 6.445 -1.78 -0.70
MN - AHS
2030 18 10 10 50.1 5 1 0 52 13 25.12% 6.28% 3.38% 80.09% 44.09% 0.256 2.861 5.555 82 5.974 -2.69 1.41
Total - AAA
AAA
47 47 223.0 12 8 0 234 82 23.85% 8.36% 2.55% 65.89% 47.50% 0.349 5.045 4.503 81 4.873 0.54 5.15
Total - AA
AA
15 15 76.1 5 5 0 74 31 22.84% 9.57% 2.16% 70.99% 46.10% 0.316 4.245 4.125 90 4.651 0.12 1.39
Total - A
A
7 12 39.2 0 3 0 42 18 23.33% 10.00% 2.22% 55.56% 47.83% 0.357 6.580 4.458 107 4.659 2.12 0.44
Total - R
R
23 60 155.2 6 9 0 175 77 24.72% 10.88% 3.81% 66.76% 49.27% 0.326 5.608 5.666 100 5.576 -0.06 1.43
Total - HS
HS
10 10 50.1 5 1 0 52 13 25.12% 6.28% 3.38% 80.09% 44.09% 0.256 2.861 5.555 82 5.974 -2.69 1.41

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA wRC+ WAR
Georgia - AFBL
GA - AFBL
2037 25 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Total - AFBL
AFBL
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Georgia - AFBL
GA - AFBL
2043 P 28 139.0 4 19 1 0.958 1.489 0.988 -1.28
Georgia - AFBL
GA - AFBL
2042 P 44 97.0 3 7 5 0.667 0.928 0.876 -1.78
Georgia - AFBL
GA - AFBL
2041 P 32 145.2 9 11 1 0.952 1.236 1.002 -1.66
Georgia - AFBL
GA - AFBL
2040 P 33 179.1 4 18 1 0.957 1.104 1.042 0.93
Georgia - AFBL
GA - AFBL
2039 P 33 166.2 12 14 2 0.929 1.404 0.969 0.37
Georgia - AFBL
GA - AFBL
2038 P 31 161.2 5 13 1 0.947 1.002 0.973 0.17
Georgia - AFBL
GA - AFBL
2037 P 33 169.2 8 18 3 0.897 1.379 0.912 -1.07
Georgia - AFBL
GA - AFBL
2037 C 1 1.0 1 0 0 1.000 9.000 0.000 -0.25
Georgia - AFBL
GA - AFBL
2036 P 31 162.0 10 13 1 0.958 1.278 0.967 -0.27
Georgia - AFBL
GA - AFBL
2035 P 27 144.2 5 15 0 1.000 1.244 1.046 0.30
Total P 292 1365.2 60 128 15 -4.30
Total C 1 1.0 1 0 0 -0.25
American Federation Baseball League Pitching Log
Click two rows to sum games (Clear)
Date Opp Score GS IP H R ER HR BB K IBB HBP GB FB BF PI GSC WPA ERA FIP
Sept. 8, 2043
Sep 8
VA 8 - 7 4.2 7 5 5 0 1 4 0 0 3 6 21 62 41 -0.41
Sept. 3, 2043
Sep 3
@IL 0 - 1 5.1 3 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 7 5 19 80 70 0.25
Aug. 29, 2043
Aug 29
MD 12 - 11 3.1 8 6 6 0 2 5 0 0 2 2 19 80 27 -0.37
Aug. 23, 2043
Aug 23
@NM 4 - 1 7.0 6 1 1 0 0 4 0 1 10 5 27 77 71 0.25
Aug. 18, 2043
Aug 18
WV 5 - 6 3.0 3 3 3 1 2 1 0 0 5 2 13 56 34 -0.21
Aug. 14, 2043
Aug 14
CO 11 - 3 5.1 8 3 3 1 0 5 0 1 6 5 25 77 46 -0.02
Aug. 8, 2043
Aug 8
@OH 0 - 1 7.0 4 1 1 1 1 6 0 0 11 3 25 80 69 0.20
Aug. 1, 2043
Aug 1
@ON 3 - 1 6.0 1 1 1 0 2 5 0 0 6 7 21 80 72 0.19
July 27, 2043
Jul 27
MD 4 - 0 6.0 3 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 8 7 22 78 68 0.30
July 22, 2043
Jul 22
@NC 2 - 5 4.0 7 4 4 1 1 2 0 1 4 5 20 77 32 -0.21
July 10, 2043
Jul 10
@WV 2 - 4 4.1 5 3 3 1 0 4 0 0 3 6 18 83 45 -0.11
July 4, 2043
Jul 4
NC 2 - 3 7.0 3 3 3 1 0 3 0 0 5 13 24 85 64 -0.17
June 29, 2043
Jun 29
OH 1 - 6 4.2 7 6 3 1 1 5 0 0 2 6 23 80 33 -0.37
June 24, 2043
Jun 24
ID 4 - 1 7.0 4 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 7 9 25 87 73 0.36
June 19, 2043
Jun 19
@OH 1 - 12 3.1 8 6 5 0 2 4 0 0 3 1 19 69 26 -0.31
June 12, 2043
Jun 12
VA 3 - 0 5.1 2 0 0 0 1 9 0 0 5 1 18 82 75 0.28
June 7, 2043
Jun 7
NJ 4 - 10 5.0 3 2 2 1 2 5 0 0 4 6 20 82 53 -0.01
June 2, 2043
Jun 2
OR 5 - 3 4.0 5 2 2 0 1 4 0 0 4 4 19 80 50 0.05
May 27, 2043
May 27
NC 11 - 2 4.1 6 0 0 0 1 4 0 1 3 4 19 80 56 0.06
May 22, 2043
May 22
WV 8 - 2 8.1 6 2 1 0 2 3 0 1 10 11 33 79 71 0.09
May 16, 2043
May 16
@PA 2 - 1 6.0 5 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 9 7 23 82 59 0.16
May 11, 2043
May 11
@CO 0 - 11 2.0 11 8 8 1 0 1 0 0 3 2 17 60 1 -0.35
May 6, 2043
May 6
TX 0 - 3 4.0 5 3 3 1 3 3 0 0 4 5 20 77 36 -0.18
May 1, 2043
May 1
@NY 0 - 2 4.1 5 2 2 0 2 4 0 0 4 3 18 75 50 0.03
April 24, 2043
Apr 24
@NC 4 - 6 5.0 6 3 3 1 0 2 0 0 7 5 20 79 45 -0.07
April 19, 2043
Apr 19
VA 7 - 6 2.1 6 4 4 1 1 1 0 0 4 1 13 52 23 -0.31
April 15, 2043
Apr 15
PA 5 - 3 4.2 5 3 2 1 3 4 0 1 4 6 23 80 41 -0.15
April 10, 2043
Apr 10
ON 3 - 2 5.2 5 1 1 1 0 4 0 0 6 7 22 80 59 0.14
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
Pitcher of the Month Aug 2040 Georgia (AFBL)
May 2035 Atlanta (EL)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink0
Grey Ink11
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Note: See Baseball Reference formula (primary position)
Leaderboard Appearances
Year GS Rank
2037 33 7
2039 33 9
2040 33 10
2043 28 9
Year W Rank
2040 15 8
Year Win % Rank
2040 0.682 3
Year WP Rank
2037 8 7
2039 10 1
Year BABIP Rank
2037 0.277 8
2040 0.280 10
Year WHIP Rank
2040 1.115 6
Year H/9 Rank
2040 8.030 6
Year SHO Rank
2035 1 2
Year Hits (Low) Rank
2037 158 3
2039 179 5
2040 160 3
Year HR (Low) Rank
2039 15 10
Year W (Low) Rank
2037 10 9
2039 9 3
Year L (Low) Rank
2040 7 2