Ernesto Frieri
Free Agent
Ernesto Frieri
Birthdate:
July 19, 1985 (40 y, 3 m, 17 d)
Born In:
BolĂ­var, CAU, COL
Nationality:
Colombian
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'2"/207
Entry:
Unknown
Contract:
Free Agent
ML Service Time:
9 years, 160 days
Current Status
MLB Service Time 9 years, 160 days
40-man Service Time 9 years, 160 days
Time as Pro 13 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Low
Loyalty Normal
Desire for Win Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Insignficant
Current Contract
Free Agent
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 12
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 12 10 12
vs R 13 10 12
vs L 11 9 11
Potential 19 11 13
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 11 13
Slider 12 16
Changeup 15 20
Other Pitching
Velocity 87-89 mph
GB % 41%
Stamina 2
Hold 7
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
2025-10-26
Hold decreased from 8 to 7
2025-10-20
Sac Bunt decreased from 13 to 12
Stuff vs L decreased from 12 to 11
Hold increased from 7 to 8
Slider decreased from 13 to 12
Changeup decreased from 16 to 15
2025-10-07
Stuff decreased from 13 to 12
2025-09-29
Stuff Potential decreased from 20 to 19
Stuff vs R decreased from 14 to 13
Movement vs R decreased from 11 to 10
Velocity decreased from 88-90 mph to 87-89 mph
Fastball decreased from 12 to 11
Slider decreased from 14 to 13
2025-09-08
Stuff decreased from 14 to 13
Stuff vs L decreased from 13 to 12
Movement vs R increased from 10 to 11
Changeup decreased from 17 to 16
2025-08-25
Stuff decreased from 15 to 14
Stuff vs R decreased from 15 to 14
Stuff vs L decreased from 14 to 13
Movement vs R decreased from 11 to 10
Changeup decreased from 18 to 17
2025-08-11
Movement vs R increased from 10 to 11
2025-08-04
Stuff decreased from 16 to 15
Stuff vs R decreased from 16 to 15
Stuff vs L decreased from 15 to 14
Movement vs R decreased from 11 to 10
2025-07-28
GB% decreased from 42% to 41%
Fastball decreased from 13 to 12
Slider decreased from 15 to 14
2025-07-07
Stuff vs R decreased from 17 to 16
Control vs R decreased from 13 to 12
Control vs L decreased from 12 to 11
Velocity decreased from 89-91 mph to 88-90 mph
Fastball Pot decreased from 14 to 13
Fastball decreased from 14 to 13
2025-06-16
Control decreased from 13 to 12
Control vs R decreased from 14 to 13
2025-06-09
Bunt for Hit decreased from 2 to 1
2025-05-19
Movement decreased from 11 to 10
Movement vs L decreased from 10 to 9
Hold decreased from 8 to 7
Slider decreased from 16 to 15
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
2025 39 0 1 0.1 0-0 0 1 1 20.00% 20.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 1.000 108.000 5.763 150 5.763 102.24 -0.01
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
0 275 281.2 14-15 9 329 114 27.55% 9.55% 2.51% 74.38% 41.26% 0.299 3.611 3.568 92 3.652 0.04 2.71

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 wRC+ WAR
WAS - MLB
2025 39 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
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 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 -125 -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 -127 -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 -132 -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 -131 0.01
Total - MLB
MLB
210 11 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -130 -0.35

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
WAS - MLB
2025 P 1 0.1 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 -0.01
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 257 281.2 9 27 3 -0.45
Player Awards
None
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink1
Grey Ink1
Similar Players (RP)
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year G Rank
2018 91 1
Year Hold Rank
2018 23 5