Gary Buchanan
Portland Timberwolves (AAA)
Gary Buchanan
Nickname:
Scottish
Birthdate:
June 12, 1990 (29 y, 2 m, 0 d)
Born In:
Vaughan, ON, CAN
Nationality:
Canadian
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'0"/221
Entry:
Unknown
Contract:
Minor League
ML Service Time:
3 years, 35 days

2019 Season Pitching Summary

Team G GS IP W-L SV SD MD BB K ERA FIP FIP- xFIP WAR
BR - HL
7 7 42.0 4-2 0 0 0 14 30 3.429 3.664 102 4.155 0.49
Portland - COWL
POR - COWL
9 0 18.0 1-0 0 2 0 16 12 3.000 4.355 113 6.152 -0.05
Current Status
MLB Service Time 3 years, 35 days
40-man Service Time 3 years, 54 days
Time as Pro 6 years
Roster Status Minor Leagues
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership High
Loyalty High
Greed Low
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic High
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Fair
Current Contract
Minor League Contract
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 40 30 25 20 40
vs R 40 30 25 20 40
vs L 40 30 25 20 40
Potential 40 30 25 25 40
Fielding C IF OF
Range 20 20
Error 40 25
Arm 25 50 35
Turn DP 25
C Ability 20
Position
Pitcher 20
Run/Bunt
Speed 20
Stealing 20
Running 20
Sac Bunt 80
Bunt for Hit 20
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 50 45 40
vs R 50 45 40
vs L 50 40 40
Potential 50 45 40
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 55 60
Slider 50 50
Changeup 45 45
Forkball 55 55
Other Pitching
Velocity 96-98 mph
GB % 52%
Stamina 50
Hold 35
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
2019-07-22
Weight increased from 220 to 221
2019-07-07
Weight increased from 219 to 220
2019-06-17
Stuff Potential increased from 45 to 50
Stuff increased from 45 to 50
Stuff vs R increased from 45 to 50
Stuff vs L increased from 45 to 50
Role changed from SP to RP
2019-06-10
Eye decreased from 25 to 20
Eye vs L decreased from 25 to 20
2019-05-27
Stuff Potential decreased from 50 to 45
Stuff decreased from 50 to 45
Stuff vs R decreased from 50 to 45
Stuff vs L decreased from 50 to 45
Role changed from RP to SP
2019-05-20
Stuff Potential increased from 45 to 50
Stuff increased from 45 to 50
Stuff vs R increased from 45 to 50
Stuff vs L increased from 45 to 50
Role changed from SP to RP
2019-05-11
Weight increased from 218 to 219
2019-05-02
Stuff Potential decreased from 50 to 45
Stuff decreased from 50 to 45
Stuff vs R decreased from 50 to 45
Stuff vs L decreased from 50 to 45
Role changed from RP to SP
2019-04-01
Weight increased from 217 to 218
2019-02-25
Stuff Potential increased from 45 to 50
Stuff increased from 45 to 50
Stuff vs R increased from 45 to 50
Stuff vs L increased from 45 to 50
Role changed from SP to RP
2019-02-01
Stuff Potential decreased from 50 to 45
Stuff decreased from 50 to 45
Stuff vs R decreased from 50 to 45
Stuff vs L decreased from 50 to 45
Role changed from RP to SP
2019-01-07
Eye vs R decreased from 25 to 20
Stamina decreased from 55 to 50
2018-12-02
Weight increased from 214 to 217
2018-10-23
Stuff Potential increased from 45 to 50
Stuff increased from 45 to 50
Stuff vs R increased from 45 to 50
Stuff vs L increased from 45 to 50
Role changed from SP to RP
2018-10-07
Contact vs R increased from 35 to 40
Gap Potential increased from 20 to 30
Gap increased from 20 to 30
Gap vs R increased from 20 to 30
Gap vs L increased from 20 to 30
Power Potential decreased from 30 to 25
Power decreased from 30 to 25
Power vs R decreased from 30 to 25
Power vs L decreased from 30 to 25
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 35 to 40
Avoid Ks increased from 35 to 40
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 35 to 40
P defense decreased from 35 to 20
Stuff Potential decreased from 50 to 45
Stuff decreased from 50 to 45
Stuff vs R decreased from 50 to 45
Stuff vs L decreased from 50 to 45
Movement increased from 40 to 45
Control Potential decreased from 45 to 40
Control decreased from 45 to 40
Control vs R decreased from 45 to 40
Control vs L decreased from 45 to 40
Role changed from RP to SP
2018-09-30
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 40 to 35
Avoid Ks decreased from 40 to 35
Outfield Range decreased from 25 to 20
Movement decreased from 45 to 40
Movement vs L decreased from 45 to 40
Control Potential increased from 40 to 45
Control increased from 40 to 45
Control vs L increased from 40 to 45
GB% decreased from 57% to 52%
Stamina increased from 50 to 55
Changeup Pot increased from 40 to 45
Changeup increased from 40 to 45
Local Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
2018-09-03
Control vs R increased from 40 to 45
2018-09-01
P defense decreased from 40 to 35
Weight increased from 213 to 214
2018-08-27
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 35 to 40
Avoid Ks increased from 35 to 40
Control vs R decreased from 45 to 40
2018-08-20
Control vs R increased from 40 to 45
2018-08-13
Control vs R decreased from 45 to 40
2018-08-06
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 40 to 35
Avoid Ks decreased from 40 to 35
2018-07-25
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 40 to 35
2018-07-22
Weight increased from 212 to 213
2018-07-17
Contact vs R decreased from 40 to 35
2018-07-09
Power Potential increased from 25 to 30
Power increased from 25 to 30
Power vs R increased from 25 to 30
Power vs L increased from 25 to 30
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 35 to 40
2018-07-02
Contact vs R increased from 35 to 40
Power Potential decreased from 30 to 25
Power decreased from 30 to 25
Power vs R decreased from 30 to 25
Power vs L decreased from 30 to 25
2018-06-25
Control vs R increased from 40 to 45
2018-06-18
Contact vs R decreased from 40 to 35
2018-06-16
Stuff Potential increased from 40 to 50
Stuff increased from 35 to 50
Stuff vs R increased from 35 to 50
Stuff vs L increased from 35 to 50
Role changed from SP to RP
2018-06-14
Stuff Potential decreased from 50 to 40
Stuff decreased from 50 to 35
Stuff vs R decreased from 50 to 35
Stuff vs L decreased from 50 to 35
Role changed from RP to SP
2018-06-12
Stuff Potential increased from 40 to 50
Stuff increased from 35 to 50
Stuff vs R increased from 35 to 50
Stuff vs L increased from 35 to 50
Role changed from SP to RP
2018-06-11
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 40 to 35
2018-06-09
Stuff Potential decreased from 50 to 40
Stuff decreased from 50 to 35
Stuff vs R decreased from 50 to 35
Stuff vs L decreased from 50 to 35
Role changed from RP to SP
2018-06-04
Control vs R decreased from 45 to 40
2018-06-02
Contact vs R increased from 35 to 40
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 35 to 40
Stuff Potential increased from 40 to 50
Stuff increased from 35 to 50
Stuff vs R increased from 35 to 50
Stuff vs L increased from 35 to 50
Role changed from SP to RP

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
CAL - BBL
2017 27 0 8 16.2 0-0 1 15 4 23.08% 6.15% 1.54% 68.49% 67.65% 0.209 3.240 3.217 80 3.472 0.02 0.16
Nevada - BBL
NEV - BBL
2016 26 0 6 13.0 0-1 0 5 6 7.46% 8.96% 1.49% 60.15% 45.16% 0.370 6.231 4.956 120 5.971 1.28 -0.08
Nevada - BBL
NEV - BBL
2015 25 14 14 83.1 4-7 0 53 26 14.10% 6.91% 3.19% 63.68% 50.00% 0.319 6.048 5.305 123 5.171 0.74 0.10
Nevada - BBL
NEV - BBL
2014 24 14 14 84.2 4-7 0 63 32 16.36% 8.31% 2.60% 65.32% 54.70% 0.335 5.953 4.706 114 4.513 1.25 0.37
Nevada - BBL
NEV - BBL
2013 23 17 17 116.1 7-4 0 84 53 16.70% 10.54% 1.59% 72.58% 56.22% 0.268 3.559 4.167 102 4.628 -0.61 1.37
Total - BBL
BBL
45 59 314.0 15-19 1 220 121 15.76% 8.67% 2.29% 67.18% 54.20% 0.304 4.959 4.596 110 4.735 0.36 1.92

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
Portland - COWL
POR - COWL
2019 29 0 9 18.0 1-0 0 12 16 14.63% 19.51% 0.00% 75.86% 36.59% 0.241 3.000 4.355 113 6.152 -1.36 -0.05
BR - HL
2019 29 7 7 42.0 4-2 0 30 14 17.34% 8.09% 1.16% 73.17% 67.05% 0.266 3.429 3.664 102 4.155 -0.24 0.49
Anaheim - COWL
ANA - COWL
2018 28 1 27 46.1 2-0 3 51 23 26.02% 11.73% 2.55% 71.70% 66.67% 0.257 4.079 4.352 108 3.988 -0.27 -0.04
HIL - COWL
2017 27 2 2 8.2 0-1 0 8 5 19.51% 12.20% 0.00% 63.16% 85.71% 0.462 7.269 4.517 129 4.698 2.75 0.05
Total - AAA
AAA
3 38 73.0 3-1 3 71 44 22.26% 13.79% 1.57% 71.29% 59.71% 0.280 4.192 4.372 111 4.606 -0.18 -0.04
Total - AA
AA
7 7 42.0 4-2 0 30 14 17.34% 8.09% 1.16% 73.17% 67.05% 0.266 3.429 3.664 102 4.155 -0.24 0.49

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
CAL - BBL
2017 P 8 16.2 3 0 0 1.000 1.620 0.000 -0.08
Total P 58 314.0 35 42 2 -1.02

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Portland - COWL
POR - COWL
2019 P 9 18.0 0 2 0 1.000 1.000 1.066 -0.27
BR - HL
2019 P 7 42.0 1 9 0 1.000 2.143 1.060 -0.30
HIL - COWL
2017 P 2 8.2 0 1 0 1.000 1.039 1.012 -0.05
Total P 18 68.2 1 12 0 -0.63

Cow League Pitching Log

Date Opp Score GS IP H R ER HR BB K IBB HBP GB FB BF PI GSC WPA ERA FIP
Aug. 3, 2019
Aug 3
@WIN 0 - 12 1.1 1 1 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 3 7 19 - -0.00
Aug. 2, 2019
Aug 2
@WIN 4 - 0 3.2 2 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 3 5 14 61 - 0.17
July 22, 2019
Jul 22
@KEL 3 - 5 2.0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 5 8 36 - 0.03
July 20, 2019
Jul 20
ANA 2 - 9 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 7 - 0.00
July 12, 2019
Jul 12
TB 2 - 9 2.0 4 3 3 0 3 1 0 0 2 3 13 55 - -0.01
July 8, 2019
Jul 8
OAK 1 - 4 2.2 3 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 3 3 12 35 - 0.06
June 18, 2019
Jun 18
@SLC 12 - 3 2.2 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 0 2 4 11 46 - 0.00
April 25, 2019
Apr 25
ANA 3 - 4 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 4 18 - 0.00
April 20, 2019
Apr 20
FW 2 - 9 2.0 2 3 2 0 3 2 0 0 3 1 11 45 - -0.02

Heifer League Pitching Log

Date Opp Score GS IP H R ER HR BB K IBB HBP GB FB BF PI GSC WPA ERA FIP
June 28, 2019
Jun 28
CED 4 - 1 7.0 8 1 1 1 1 3 0 0 8 8 28 96 58 0.26
June 7, 2019
Jun 7
HUS 0 - 1 7.0 5 1 1 0 1 6 0 0 10 4 26 95 73 0.21
June 1, 2019
Jun 1
@SPO 8 - 6 5.0 6 5 5 1 3 5 0 0 7 2 23 97 36 -0.41
May 27, 2019
May 27
@CED 3 - 5 5.0 3 5 5 0 2 5 0 0 8 2 21 89 50 -0.40
May 18, 2019
May 18
RIV 9 - 4 6.0 7 3 3 0 3 4 0 0 7 6 27 96 51 -0.01
May 13, 2019
May 13
@KIT 4 - 2 6.0 2 0 0 0 3 4 0 1 9 3 23 95 70 0.29
May 1, 2019
May 1
@HUG 3 - 1 6.0 4 1 1 0 1 3 0 2 10 4 25 97 66 0.22
Player Awards
None
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink0
Grey Ink1
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year GS Rank
2013 17 7
Year BB Rank
2013 53 1