Tony Balance
Cleveland Indians (ML)
Tony Balance
Birthdate:
May 15, 1999 (26 y, 5 m, 30 d)
Born In:
Waterloo, IA, USA
Nationality:
American
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'0"/195
Entry:
2018 Draft - Round: 2, Overall: 49, Team: Cleveland Indians
Contract:
$1.6M / 1 year
ML Service Time:
6 years, 0 days

2025 Season Pitching Summary

Team G GS IP W-L SV SD MD BB K ERA FIP FIP- xFIP WAR
Cleveland - MLB
CLE - MLB
31 1 56.2 2-2 0 5 4 39 68 4.288 5.057 132 4.203 -0.64

2025 Season Batting Summary

Team G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS wOBA BABIP wRC+ WAR ZR
Cleveland - MLB
CLE - MLB
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.00 -1.59

2025 Season Fielding Summary

Team Pos G IP PO A E Fld % Eff ZR
Cleveland - MLB
CLE - MLB
P 31 56.2 0 2 1 0.6667 0.6979 -1.593
Current Status
MLB Service Time 6 years, 0 days
40-man Service Time 7 years, 106 days
Time as Pro 7 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Options Used - This Year 3 - No
Personality
Leadership Very Low
Loyalty Low
Desire for Win Low
Greed Very High
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Very Low
Popularity
National Fair
Local Fair
Current Contract
2025 $1.6M ($0 left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 6 7 2 13 4
vs R 6 7 2 13 4
vs L 6 7 2 14 4
Potential 6 7 2 13 5
Fielding C IF OF
Range 1 1
Error 3 6
Arm 1 14 2
Turn DP 2
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 1
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 1
Running 1
Sac Bunt 11
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 19 9 11
vs R 19 1 12
vs L 19 18 11
Potential 19 13 11
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 16 16
Curveball 14 14
Slider 13 14
Screwball 18 18
Other Pitching
Velocity 99-101 mph
GB % 52%
Stamina 18
Hold 15
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
2025-11-14
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
National Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
2025-10-26
Weight decreased from 196 to 195
2025-09-15
Stamina decreased from 19 to 18
2025-08-04
Hold decreased from 16 to 15
2025-07-07
Weight increased from 195 to 196
2025-05-05
Weight increased from 194 to 195
2025-04-21
Control increased from 10 to 11
Control vs R increased from 11 to 12
Control vs L increased from 10 to 11
2025-04-14
Control vs R increased from 10 to 11
Control vs L increased from 9 to 10
2025-04-05
Eye increased from 12 to 13
Eye vs R increased from 12 to 13
Eye vs L increased from 13 to 14
2025-03-18
Contact increased from 5 to 6
Contact vs R increased from 5 to 6
2025-02-23
Avoid Ks increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 3 to 4
2025-02-08
P defense decreased from 4 to 1
Movement Potential decreased from 14 to 13
Movement decreased from 11 to 9
Movement vs R decreased from 8 to 1
Movement vs L increased from 15 to 18
Weight increased from 193 to 194
2024-11-01
Movement vs R increased from 7 to 8
GB% increased from 51% to 52%
2024-10-23
Stealing decreased from 2 to 1
2024-10-12
Contact vs L increased from 5 to 6
2024-10-07
Stealing increased from 1 to 2
Hold increased from 15 to 16
2024-09-16
Stealing decreased from 2 to 1
2024-08-19
Weight increased from 192 to 193
2024-07-31
Weight decreased from 193 to 192
2024-07-08
Weight increased from 192 to 193
2024-06-10
Slider increased from 12 to 13
2024-05-20
Weight decreased from 193 to 192
2024-05-06
Movement increased from 10 to 11
Movement vs L increased from 14 to 15
GB% increased from 50% to 51%
2024-04-07
Stamina increased from 18 to 19
2024-02-03
Stamina decreased from 19 to 18
Weight increased from 192 to 193
2024-01-17
Stamina increased from 18 to 19
2023-12-07
GB% increased from 48% to 50%
2023-11-09
Slider increased from 11 to 12
Weight increased from 191 to 192
2023-09-11
Weight increased from 190 to 191
2023-07-17
Power Potential increased from 1 to 2
Power increased from 1 to 2
Power vs R increased from 1 to 2
Power vs L increased from 1 to 2
Outfield Error decreased from 7 to 6
Curveball Pot increased from 13 to 14
Curveball increased from 13 to 14
Weight increased from 189 to 190
2023-05-29
Stuff Potential decreased from 20 to 19
Stuff decreased from 20 to 19
Stuff vs R decreased from 20 to 19
Stuff vs L decreased from 20 to 19
Curveball increased from 12 to 13
2023-02-26
Weight increased from 188 to 189
2022-10-14
Eye vs L increased from 12 to 13
Curveball increased from 11 to 12
Weight decreased from 190 to 188
2022-07-31
Eye increased from 10 to 12
Eye vs R increased from 10 to 12
Eye vs L increased from 11 to 12
GB% increased from 47% to 48%
Weight increased from 189 to 190
2022-05-29
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Eye increased from 7 to 10
Eye vs R increased from 7 to 10
Eye vs L increased from 8 to 11
Avoid Ks increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 2 to 3
Stealing increased from 1 to 2
Outfield Range decreased from 2 to 1
P defense decreased from 5 to 4
Stuff Potential increased from 19 to 20
Stuff increased from 19 to 20
Stuff vs R increased from 19 to 20
Stuff vs L increased from 19 to 20
Control increased from 9 to 10
GB% increased from 46% to 47%
Stamina increased from 17 to 18
Screwball Pot increased from 17 to 18
Screwball increased from 16 to 18
Weight increased from 185 to 189
2021-04-10
Stamina decreased from 18 to 17
Fastball increased from 15 to 16

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
Cleveland - MLB
CLE - MLB
2025 26 1 31 56.2 2-2 0 68 39 24.91% 14.29% 4.03% 78.37% 43.30% 0.349 4.288 5.057 132 4.203 -0.77 -0.64
Cleveland - MLB
CLE - MLB
2024 25 0 43 61.2 3-2 2 79 43 28.42% 15.47% 4.32% 75.41% 49.46% 0.326 4.816 5.256 128 3.943 -0.44 -0.68
Cleveland - MLB
CLE - MLB
2023 24 0 50 80.2 3-2 0 87 55 22.89% 14.47% 3.95% 70.31% 42.96% 0.343 6.136 5.666 140 4.881 0.47 -1.33
Cleveland - MLB
CLE - MLB
2022 23 1 64 106.1 6-11 2 137 56 29.27% 11.97% 3.42% 77.20% 50.60% 0.325 4.401 4.195 105 3.446 0.21 0.05
Cleveland - MLB
CLE - MLB
2021 22 0 47 69.2 1-1 1 75 53 23.81% 16.83% 3.49% 74.32% 45.45% 0.317 5.426 5.343 130 4.714 0.08 -0.94
Cleveland - MLB
CLE - MLB
2020 21 2 49 84.1 4-5 2 79 47 20.20% 12.02% 4.35% 64.41% 55.83% 0.336 7.150 5.752 142 4.410 1.40 -1.50
Total - MLB
MLB
4 284 459.1 19-23 7 525 293 24.94% 13.92% 3.90% 73.00% 48.47% 0.333 5.408 5.162 128 4.227 0.25 -5.04

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
Akron - EL
AKR - EL
2019 20 20 20 103.0 6-7 0 102 57 22.77% 12.72% 1.79% 74.93% 50.78% 0.298 3.932 4.441 97 4.485 -0.51 1.52
LCO - MID
2019 20 6 6 28.0 2-0 0 32 14 29.36% 12.84% 0.00% 86.21% 42.55% 0.238 1.286 2.816 71 3.692 -1.53 0.81
Total - AA
AA
20 20 103.0 6-7 0 102 57 22.77% 12.72% 1.79% 74.93% 50.78% 0.298 3.932 4.441 97 4.485 -0.51 1.52
Total - A
A
6 6 28.0 2-0 0 32 14 29.36% 12.84% 0.00% 86.21% 42.55% 0.238 1.286 2.816 71 3.692 -1.53 0.81

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
Cleveland - MLB
CLE - MLB
2025 26 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Cleveland - MLB
CLE - MLB
2024 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
Cleveland - MLB
CLE - MLB
2023 24 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Cleveland - MLB
CLE - MLB
2022 23 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Cleveland - MLB
CLE - MLB
2021 22 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Cleveland - MLB
CLE - MLB
2020 21 2 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 - MLB
MLB
16 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
Cleveland - MLB
CLE - MLB
2025 P 31 56.2 0 2 1 0.667 0.318 0.698 -1.59
Cleveland - MLB
CLE - MLB
2024 P 39 61.2 4 3 0 1.000 1.022 0.999 -0.86
Cleveland - MLB
CLE - MLB
2023 P 43 80.2 4 6 1 0.909 1.116 0.863 -1.40
Cleveland - MLB
CLE - MLB
2022 P 63 106.1 7 10 1 0.944 1.439 1.062 -0.71
Cleveland - MLB
CLE - MLB
2021 P 46 69.2 2 10 0 1.000 1.550 0.989 -0.68
Cleveland - MLB
CLE - MLB
2020 P 46 84.1 6 14 0 1.000 2.134 1.174 0.87
Total P 268 459.1 23 45 3 -4.37

TheShow Pitching Log

Date Opp Score GS IP H R ER HR BB K IBB HBP GB FB BF PI GSC WPA ERA FIP
Sept. 17, 2025
Sep 17
DET 1 - 7 1.2 4 3 0 1 0 2 0 0 1 2 10 35 - -0.03
Sept. 13, 2025
Sep 13
BAL 3 - 14 3.2 3 1 1 0 2 4 0 0 3 3 15 64 - -0.00
Sept. 3, 2025
Sep 3
@NYA 4 - 5 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 12 - -0.18
Aug. 30, 2025
Aug 30
KC 0 - 8 3.0 5 4 4 2 6 1 0 0 3 2 17 71 - 0.01
Aug. 22, 2025
Aug 22
@KC 3 - 4 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 5 21 - -0.00
Aug. 17, 2025
Aug 17
@TB 2 - 9 2.2 1 0 0 0 1 3 0 1 3 2 11 48 - -0.00
Aug. 10, 2025
Aug 10
NYA 5 - 7 4.2 8 6 3 0 4 4 0 1 5 5 28 112 30 -0.39
Aug. 5, 2025
Aug 5
@BOS 3 - 14 2.2 3 3 3 1 2 3 0 0 1 4 13 43 - -0.00
Aug. 4, 2025
Aug 4
@BOS 9 - 7 0.1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 10 - -0.00
July 19, 2025
Jul 19
@OAK 3 - 4 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 - 0.02
July 18, 2025
Jul 18
@OAK 15 - 5 3.1 3 1 1 1 3 6 0 0 2 2 16 68 - 0.05
July 8, 2025
Jul 8
SD 6 - 5 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 5 29 - 0.11
July 2, 2025
Jul 2
TEX 4 - 7 3.0 2 1 1 1 2 4 0 0 2 3 13 49 - -0.03
June 24, 2025
Jun 24
@BAL 4 - 3 1.0 3 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 6 19 - -0.21
June 21, 2025
Jun 21
@MIN 1 - 7 1.2 3 1 1 0 1 2 0 0 1 2 9 37 - -0.02
June 15, 2025
Jun 15
CHA 4 - 5 4.0 6 1 1 1 2 4 0 0 4 4 20 76 - 0.11
June 7, 2025
Jun 7
@KC 5 - 1 1.1 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 3 6 32 - 0.02
June 1, 2025
Jun 1
KC 0 - 5 2.0 1 1 1 0 1 3 0 0 3 0 8 27 - 0.00
May 26, 2025
May 26
@CIN 1 - 6 1.0 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 4 6 - -0.01
May 23, 2025
May 23
@HOU 4 - 7 0.1 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 5 - -0.46
May 21, 2025
May 21
TB 6 - 4 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 7 - 0.10
May 13, 2025
May 13
@TOR 7 - 4 2.0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 1 8 36 - 0.05
May 12, 2025
May 12
@TOR 1 - 2 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 6 - 0.03
May 4, 2025
May 4
SEA 8 - 7 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 4 19 - 0.09
May 3, 2025
May 3
SEA 2 - 4 1.2 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 2 6 19 - 0.04
May 2, 2025
May 2
SEA 3 - 6 2.1 2 0 0 0 2 5 0 0 1 1 11 51 - 0.03
April 23, 2025
Apr 23
@MIN 6 - 8 1.0 2 2 2 1 2 2 0 0 0 1 7 35 - -0.34
April 19, 2025
Apr 19
DET 4 - 6 0.2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 8 - 0.08
April 17, 2025
Apr 17
CHA 1 - 5 4.0 3 1 1 0 1 6 1 1 1 5 17 60 - 0.04
April 11, 2025
Apr 11
@ARI 3 - 6 2.0 3 1 1 0 1 2 0 0 2 2 10 39 - -0.04
April 7, 2025
Apr 7
@TEX 1 - 7 1.2 3 2 2 0 2 2 0 0 1 2 10 48 - -0.01

TheShow Hitting Log

Date Opp Score AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI K BB HBP SF SB CS WPA Avg OBP OPS
May 26, 2025
May 26
@CIN 1 - 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
April 11, 2025
Apr 11
@ARI 3 - 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Player Awards
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