Ernesto Frieri
Washington Nationals (ML)
Ernesto Frieri
Birthdate:
July 19, 1985 (39 y, 9 m, 23 d)
Born In:
BolĂ­var, CAU, COL
Nationality:
Colombian
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'2"/207
Entry:
Unknown
Contract:
$1.5M / 1 year
ML Service Time:
9 years, 153 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 9 years, 153 days
40-man Service Time 9 years, 153 days
Time as Pro 13 years
Roster Status Waive/DFA
Injury Status None
Options Used - This Year 3 - No
Personality
Leadership Low
Loyalty Normal
Desire for Win Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Insignficant
Current Contract
2025 $1.5M ($1.21M left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 4 4 2 4 3
vs R 4 4 2 4 3
vs L 5 4 2 5 3
Potential 4 5 2 7 3
Fielding C IF OF
Range 2 2
Error 5 2
Arm 1 8 4
Turn DP 4
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 6
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 1
Running 2
Sac Bunt 13
Bunt for Hit 2
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 16 11 13
vs R 17 11 14
vs L 15 10 12
Potential 20 11 13
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 14 14
Slider 16 16
Changeup 18 20
Other Pitching
Velocity 89-91 mph
GB % 42%
Stamina 2
Hold 8
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
2025-05-05
Control vs L decreased from 13 to 12
Weight increased from 206 to 207
2025-04-28
Control vs L increased from 12 to 13
2025-04-21
Stuff increased from 15 to 16
Stuff vs R increased from 16 to 17
Stuff vs L increased from 14 to 15
2025-03-27
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Infield Error decreased from 6 to 5
Turn Double Play decreased from 5 to 4
2025-02-23
Infield Arm decreased from 9 to 8
Movement Potential decreased from 12 to 11
GB% decreased from 43% to 42%
2025-02-08
Gap vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Stuff decreased from 16 to 15
Stuff vs R decreased from 17 to 16
Stuff vs L decreased from 15 to 14
Movement Potential decreased from 13 to 12
Movement decreased from 12 to 11
Movement vs R decreased from 13 to 11
Movement vs L decreased from 12 to 10
Control vs R increased from 13 to 14
Velocity decreased from 90-92 mph to 89-91 mph
Stamina decreased from 3 to 2
Fastball Pot decreased from 15 to 14
Slider Pot decreased from 17 to 16
Weight increased from 205 to 206
2024-11-10
Contact vs L decreased from 5 to 4
P defense decreased from 7 to 6
2024-11-01
Contact Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Contact decreased from 5 to 4
2024-10-23
Stuff decreased from 18 to 16
Stuff vs R decreased from 19 to 17
Stuff vs L decreased from 17 to 15
Movement decreased from 13 to 12
GB% decreased from 44% to 43%
Fastball decreased from 15 to 14
Changeup decreased from 19 to 18
2024-10-19
Weight decreased from 206 to 205
2024-10-07
Movement vs L decreased from 13 to 12
GB% decreased from 45% to 44%
Hold increased from 7 to 8
2024-09-23
Eye decreased from 5 to 4
Eye vs R decreased from 5 to 4
2024-09-16
Stuff decreased from 19 to 18
Stuff vs R decreased from 20 to 19
Stuff vs L decreased from 18 to 17
Velocity decreased from 91-93 mph to 90-92 mph
Slider decreased from 17 to 16
Changeup decreased from 20 to 19
2024-09-09
Movement vs R decreased from 14 to 13
Weight decreased from 207 to 206
2024-09-02
Gap vs L increased from 4 to 5
2024-08-19
Contact Potential increased from 4 to 5
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Stuff decreased from 20 to 19
2024-08-12
Gap vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Control vs R decreased from 14 to 13
Control vs L decreased from 13 to 12
2024-08-05
Stuff increased from 19 to 20
2024-07-31
Contact Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Contact decreased from 5 to 4
Weight decreased from 208 to 207
2024-07-08
Gap decreased from 5 to 4
Gap vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Control vs L increased from 12 to 13
2024-06-10
Gap vs R increased from 4 to 5
2024-05-27
Gap vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Stealing decreased from 2 to 1
Control vs R increased from 13 to 14
2024-05-06
Weight increased from 207 to 208
2024-04-29
Movement vs R increased from 13 to 14
Movement vs L increased from 12 to 13
GB% increased from 43% to 45%
2024-04-22
Contact Potential increased from 4 to 5
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Eye Potential increased from 6 to 7
2024-03-29
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
2024-03-20
Weight increased from 206 to 207
2024-02-25
Stuff decreased from 20 to 19
Control Potential increased from 12 to 13
Control increased from 12 to 13
2024-02-09
Stuff increased from 19 to 20
2024-01-02
Weight decreased from 207 to 206
2023-12-26
Stealing increased from 1 to 2
2023-12-19
GB% increased from 42% to 43%
2023-12-07
Control Potential decreased from 13 to 12
Control decreased from 13 to 12
2023-11-27
Stuff decreased from 20 to 19
2023-11-13
Gap vs L decreased from 6 to 5
2023-11-09
Contact Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Contact decreased from 5 to 4
Contact vs L decreased from 5 to 4
2023-09-11
Gap vs L increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs L decreased from 19 to 18
Movement Potential increased from 12 to 13
Movement increased from 12 to 13
GB% increased from 39% to 42%
2023-07-17
Fastball Pot decreased from 16 to 15
Fastball decreased from 16 to 15
2023-05-29
Contact Potential increased from 4 to 5
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Movement Potential decreased from 13 to 12
Fastball Pot increased from 15 to 16
Fastball increased from 15 to 16
Weight increased from 205 to 207
2023-02-26
Contact Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Contact decreased from 5 to 4
Contact vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Outfield Arm decreased from 5 to 4
GB% decreased from 40% to 39%
2022-10-14
Sac Bunt decreased from 14 to 13
Control Potential increased from 12 to 13
Control increased from 12 to 13
Weight increased from 204 to 205
2022-07-31
Movement Potential increased from 12 to 13
Control Potential decreased from 13 to 12
Control decreased from 13 to 12
GB% increased from 38% to 40%
Weight decreased from 205 to 204
2022-05-29
Contact vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Movement vs R increased from 12 to 13
Movement vs L increased from 11 to 12
Control Potential increased from 12 to 13
Control increased from 12 to 13
Control vs R increased from 12 to 13
Control vs L increased from 11 to 12
GB% increased from 35% to 38%
Slider Pot decreased from 18 to 17
Slider decreased from 18 to 17
Weight decreased from 206 to 205
2021-04-10
Stuff vs R decreased from 21 to 20
Changeup Pot decreased from 21 to 20
Changeup decreased from 21 to 20

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
WAS - MLB
2024 38 0 5 3.0 0-0 0 4 2 28.57% 14.29% 0.00% 100.00% 50.00% 0.500 0.000 2.530 62 3.595 -2.53 0.08
PHI - MLB
2020 34 0 50 40.0 3-5 3 48 19 27.27% 10.80% 2.84% 64.71% 50.00% 0.327 5.625 3.912 102 3.597 1.71 0.18
Milwaukee - MLB
MIL - MLB
2019 33 0 74 70.2 5-7 1 89 32 28.90% 10.39% 2.92% 71.09% 43.70% 0.316 3.948 3.569 94 3.246 0.38 0.69
Colorado - MLB
COL - MLB
2018 32 0 91 90.1 2-2 2 106 38 28.12% 10.08% 2.39% 85.66% 36.54% 0.270 2.590 3.704 96 4.044 -1.11 0.93
Tampa Bay - MLB
TB - MLB
2016 30 0 11 9.1 1-0 1 9 8 18.75% 16.67% 8.33% 52.24% 52.63% 0.269 10.607 9.594 233 5.360 1.01 -0.61
Tampa Bay - MLB
TB - MLB
2015 29 0 43 68.0 3-1 2 72 14 27.07% 5.26% 1.13% 75.62% 37.90% 0.287 2.118 2.390 62 3.344 -0.27 1.45
Total - MLB
MLB
0 274 281.1 14-15 9 328 113 27.59% 9.50% 2.52% 75.31% 41.26% 0.296 3.487 3.565 92 3.650 -0.08 2.72

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
IND - IL
2017 31 0 59 51.0 4-8 31 69 27 31.36% 12.27% 2.73% 80.50% 38.96% 0.342 3.177 4.005 79 4.225 -0.83 0.77
Total - AAA
AAA
0 59 51.0 4-8 31 69 27 31.36% 12.27% 2.73% 80.50% 38.96% 0.342 3.177 4.005 79 4.225 -0.83 0.77

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 WAR
WAS - MLB
2024 38 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0.00
PHI - MLB
2020 34 47 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -0.15
Milwaukee - MLB
MIL - MLB
2019 33 68 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -0.11
Colorado - MLB
COL - MLB
2018 32 85 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -0.10
Tampa Bay - MLB
TB - MLB
2015 29 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 0.01
Total - MLB
MLB
209 11 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -0.35

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
WAS - MLB
2024 P 4 3.0 0 0 1 0.000 0.000 0.000 -0.04
PHI - MLB
2020 P 44 40.0 3 7 0 1.000 2.250 0.861 -0.79
Milwaukee - MLB
MIL - MLB
2019 P 71 70.2 1 5 1 0.857 0.764 0.890 -0.83
Colorado - MLB
COL - MLB
2018 P 85 90.1 4 7 1 0.917 1.096 1.173 0.38
Tampa Bay - MLB
TB - MLB
2016 P 10 9.1 0 2 0 1.000 1.929 1.532 0.52
Tampa Bay - MLB
TB - MLB
2015 P 42 68.0 1 6 0 1.000 0.927 1.191 0.32
Total P 256 281.1 9 27 3 -0.44
Player Awards
None
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink1
Grey Ink1
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year G Rank
2018 91 1
Year Hold Rank
2018 23 5