Matt Swarmer

29-Year-Old PitcherSP
Chicago Cubs AAA
2023 Fantasy Outlook
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$Signed a one-year contract with the Cubs in May of 2022.
Clears waivers
PChicago Cubs  AAA
July 21, 2022
Swarmer cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Iowa on Thursday, Meghan Montemurro of the Chicago Tribune reports.
ANALYSIS
Swarmer lost his spot on the Cubs' 40-man roster Saturday but will remain in the organization after he went unclaimed on waivers. The right-hander has made nine appearances (five starts) in the minors this year and has posted a 2.08 ERA and 0.95 WHIP in 39 innings.
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Pitching Appearances Breakdown
Average Pitch Count
60
Last 10 Games
57
Last 5 Games
34
How many pitches does Matt Swarmer generally throw?
 
1-10
 
11-20
 
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111-120
 
121+
 
1-10
 
11-20
 
21-30
 
31-40
 
41-50
 
51-60
 
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121+
 
1-10
 
11-20
 
21-30
 
31-40
 
41-50
 
51-60
 
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71-80
 
81-90
 
91-100
 
101-110
 
111-120
 
121+
What part of the game does Matt Swarmer generally pitch?
 
 
 
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% Games Reaching Innings Threshold
% Games By Number of Innings Pitched
Left/Right Pitching Splits
Since 2020
Even Split
2022
Even Split
2021
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2020
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BAA Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR
Since 2020vs Left .250 78 19 13 16 4 0 5
Since 2020vs Right .250 75 17 7 17 2 1 7
2022vs Left .250 78 19 13 16 4 0 5
2022vs Right .250 75 17 7 17 2 1 7
2021vs Left 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2021vs Right 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2020vs Left 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2020vs Right 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Home/Away Pitching Splits
Since 2020
 
 
-49%
ERA at Home
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-49%
ERA at Home
2021
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ERA WHIP IP W L SV K/9 BB/9 HR/9
Since 2020Home 3.60 1.50 20.0 1 1 0 9.5 5.4 2.3
Since 2020Away 7.07 1.64 14.0 1 2 0 9.6 5.1 4.5
2022Home 3.60 1.50 20.0 1 1 0 9.5 5.4 2.3
2022Away 7.07 1.64 14.0 1 2 0 9.6 5.1 4.5
2021Home 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2021Away 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2020Home 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2020Away 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Stat Review
How does Matt Swarmer compare to other starting pitchers?
This section compares his stats with all starting pitcher seasons from the previous three seasons (minimum 120 innings)*. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that stat and it would be considered average.

* Exit Velocity, Barrels/BBE %, Balls Hit 95+ MPH %, and Spin Rate are benchmarked against 2019 data (min 120 IP). See here for more exit velocity/barrels stats plus an explanation of current limitations with that data set.
  • K/BB
    Strikeout to walk ratio.
  • K/9
    Average strikeouts per nine innings.
  • BB/9
    Average walks per nine innings.
  • HR/9
    Average home runs allowed per nine innings.
  • Fastball
    Average fastball velocity.
  • ERA
    Earned run average. The average earned runs allowed per nine innings.
  • WHIP
    Walks plus hits per inning pitched.
  • BABIP
    Batting average on balls in play. Measures how many balls in play against a pitcher go for hits.
  • GB/FB
    Groundball to flyball ratio. The higher the number, the more likely a pitcher is to induce groundballs.
  • Left On Base
    The percentage of base runners that a pitcher strands on base over the course of a season.
  • Exit Velocity
    The speed of the baseball as it comes off the bat, immediately after a batter makes contact.
  • Barrels/BBE
    The percentage of batted ball events resulting in a Barrel. A Barrel is a batted ball with similar exit velocity and launch angle to past ones that led to a minimum .500 batting average and 1.500 slugging percentage.
  • Spin Rate
    Spin Rate is the rate of spin on a baseball after it is released. It is measured in revolutions per minute (rpm).
  • Balls Hit 95+ MPH
    The percentage of batted balls hit that met or exceeded the 95 MPH threshold.
  • Swinging Strike
    The percentage of pitches that result in a swing and a miss.
K/BB
1.80
 
K/9
9.5
 
BB/9
5.3
 
HR/9
3.2
 
Fastball
90.6 mph
 
ERA
5.03
 
WHIP
1.56
 
BABIP
.260
 
GB/FB
0.97
 
Left On Base
74.6%
 
Exit Velocity
80.6 mph
 
Barrels/BBE
6.2%
 
Spin Rate
2097 rpm
 
Balls Hit 95+ MPH
25.9%
 
Swinging Strike
13.2%
 
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Cast off 40-man roster
PChicago Cubs  AAA
July 16, 2022
Swarmer was designated for assignment by the Cubs on Saturday, Tim Stebbins of NBC Sports Chicago reports.
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Optioned to Triple-A
PChicago Cubs  AAA
July 13, 2022
Swarmer was optioned to Triple-A Iowa on Wednesday, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.
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Earns win in relief Tuesday
PChicago Cubs  AAA
July 5, 2022
Swarmer (2-3) pitched two scoreless innings of relief to earn the win Tuesday against the Brewers. He allowed a hit and three walks while striking out one.
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Shifting to relief role
PChicago Cubs  AAA
June 26, 2022
Swarmer isn't starting Sunday's game against the Cardinals and will move to a relief role, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.
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Takes third loss
PChicago Cubs  AAA
June 21, 2022
Swarmer (1-3) allowed five runs (four earned) on five hits across four innings to take the loss Tuesday against the Pirates. He walked two and struck out five.
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