MLB

#32
Brandon McCarthy
ERA W-L K
4.89 5-3 60
Team: AtlantaHt / Wt: 6-7 / 226
Position: SPBorn: 7/7/1983 Birthplace: Glendale, California
Bats/Throws: R/R Draft: 17th Round by White Sox (2002)


Latest News
June 15 7:33 PM PT8:33 PM MT9:33 PM CT10:33 PM ET22:33 ET2:33 GMT10:33 7:33 PM MST9:33 PM EST8:33 PM CST10:03 PM VEN6:33 UAE (+1)9:33 PM CT-Brandon McCarthy allowed two runs on eight hits and one walk in 5.2 innings as the Atlanta Braves lost to the San Diego Padres 9-3 on Friday. McCarthy struck out four, ending the game with a 4.89 ERA and 1.49 WHIP on the season.
June 9 10:07 PM PT11:07 PM MT12:07 AM CT1:07 AM ET1:07 ET5:07 GMT13:07 10:07 PM MST12:07 AM EST11:07 PM CST12:37 AM VEN9:07 UAE12:07 AM CT-Brandon McCarthy fell to 5-3, allowing four runs on five hits and one walk in 4.2 innings, as the Atlanta Braves lost to the Los Angeles Dodgers 7-3 on Friday. McCarthy struck out four, ending the game with a 5.03 ERA and 1.49 WHIP on the season.
June 2 5:15 PM PT6:15 PM MT7:15 PM CT8:15 PM ET20:15 ET0:15 GMT8:15 5:15 PM MST7:15 PM EST6:15 PM CST7:45 PM VEN4:15 UAE (+1)7:15 PM CT-Brandon McCarthy allowed two runs on four hits in 6.0 innings as the Atlanta Braves lost to the Washington Nationals 5-3 on Saturday. McCarthy struck out seven, ending the game with a 4.83 ERA and 1.50 WHIP on the season.
May 29 10:32 PM PT11:32 PM MT12:32 AM CT1:32 AM ET1:32 ET5:32 GMT13:32 10:32 PM MST12:32 AM EST11:32 PM CST1:02 AM VEN9:32 UAE12:32 AM CT-Brandon McCarthy allowed five runs on nine hits in 5.1 innings as the Atlanta Braves lost to the New York Mets 8-5 on Monday. McCarthy struck out two, ending the game with a 5.02 ERA and 1.59 WHIP on the season.
May 22 7:29 PM PT8:29 PM MT9:29 PM CT10:29 PM ET22:29 ET2:29 GMT10:29 7:29 PM MST9:29 PM EST8:29 PM CST9:59 PM VEN6:29 UAE (+1)9:29 PM CT-Brandon McCarthy improved to 5-2, allowing one run on four hits and two walks in 5.2 innings, as the Atlanta Braves defeated the Philadelphia Phillies 3-1 on Tuesday. McCarthy struck out five, ending the game with a 4.67 ERA and 1.58 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: McCarthy is 4-0 with a 2.08 ERA against Philadelphia this season and 1-2 with a 6.60 ERA against the rest of the league.
May 16 7:33 PM PT8:33 PM MT9:33 PM CT10:33 PM ET22:33 ET2:33 GMT10:33 7:33 PM MST9:33 PM EST8:33 PM CST10:03 PM VEN6:33 UAE (+1)9:33 PM CT-Brandon McCarthy allowed one run on five hits and two walks in 6.0 innings as the Atlanta Braves defeated the Chicago Cubs 4-1 on Wednesday. McCarthy struck out eight, ending the game with a 5.05 ERA and 1.64 WHIP on the season.
May 11 6:56 PM PT7:56 PM MT8:56 PM CT9:56 PM ET21:56 ET1:56 GMT9:56 6:56 PM MST8:56 PM EST7:56 PM CST9:26 PM VEN5:56 UAE (+1)8:56 PM CT-Brandon McCarthy fell to 4-2, allowing six runs on 11 hits and two walks in 5.0 innings, as the Atlanta Braves lost to the Miami Marlins 6-3 on Friday. McCarthy struck out three, ending the game with a 5.58 ERA and 1.71 WHIP on the season.
May 5 7:12 PM PT8:12 PM MT9:12 PM CT10:12 PM ET22:12 ET2:12 GMT10:12 7:12 PM MST9:12 PM EST8:12 PM CST9:42 PM VEN6:12 UAE (+1)9:12 PM CT-Brandon McCarthy fell to 4-1, allowing eight runs on 12 hits and one walk in 3.1 innings, as the Atlanta Braves lost to the San Francisco Giants 11-2 on Saturday. McCarthy struck out two, ending the game with a 4.84 ERA and 1.58 WHIP on the season.
Apr. 29 2:10 PM PT3:10 PM MT4:10 PM CT5:10 PM ET17:10 ET21:10 GMT5:10 2:10 PM MST4:10 PM EST3:10 PM CST4:40 PM VEN1:10 UAE (+1)4:10 PM CT-Brandon McCarthy improved to 4-0, allowing one run on five hits and three walks in 5.1 innings, as the Atlanta Braves defeated the Philadelphia Phillies 10-1 on Sunday. McCarthy struck out six, ending the game with a 3.09 ERA and 1.34 WHIP on the season.
Apr. 24 7:52 PM PT8:52 PM MT9:52 PM CT10:52 PM ET22:52 ET2:52 GMT10:52 7:52 PM MST9:52 PM EST8:52 PM CST10:22 PM VEN6:52 UAE (+1)9:52 PM CT-Brandon McCarthy allowed five runs - three earned - on six hits and one walk in 5.0 innings as the Atlanta Braves lost to the Cincinnati Reds 9-7 on Tuesday. McCarthy struck out one, ending the game with a 3.38 ERA and 1.31 WHIP on the season.
Apr. 18 7:49 PM PT8:49 PM MT9:49 PM CT10:49 PM ET22:49 ET2:49 GMT10:49 7:49 PM MST9:49 PM EST8:49 PM CST10:19 PM VEN6:49 UAE (+1)9:49 PM CT-Brandon McCarthy improved to 3-0, allowing one run on five hits and two walks in 5.1 innings, as the Atlanta Braves defeated the Philadelphia Phillies 7-3 on Wednesday. McCarthy struck out six, ending the game with a 2.91 ERA and 1.29 WHIP on the season.
Apr. 11 1:00 PM PT2:00 PM MT3:00 PM CT4:00 PM ET16:00 ET20:00 GMT4:00 1:00 PM MST3:00 PM EST2:00 PM CST3:30 PM VEN0:00 UAE (+1)3:00 PM CT-McCarthy is on track to make his next start after dislocating his left shoulder at Washington on Wednesday. ''He's fine,'' manager Brian Snitker said
Analysis: McCarthy spent more than a month on the disabled list last season after dislocating his left shoulder with the Los Angeles Dodgers. He gave up one run and four hits in five innings and is 2-0 with a 3.31 ERA in three starts.
Apr. 6 5:12 PM PT6:12 PM MT7:12 PM CT8:12 PM ET20:12 ET0:12 GMT8:12 5:12 PM MST7:12 PM EST6:12 PM CST7:42 PM VEN4:12 UAE (+1)7:12 PM CT-Brandon McCarthy improved to 2-0, allowing three runs on five hits and one walk in 6.0 innings, as the Atlanta Braves defeated the Colorado Rockies 8-3 on Friday. McCarthy struck out four, ending the game with a 3.97 ERA and 1.32 WHIP on the season.
Mar. 31 7:37 PM PT8:37 PM MT9:37 PM CT10:37 PM ET22:37 ET2:37 GMT10:37 7:37 PM MST9:37 PM EST8:37 PM CST10:07 PM VEN6:37 UAE (+1)9:37 PM CT-Brandon McCarthy improved to 1-0, allowing two runs on six hits and three walks in 5.1 innings, as the Atlanta Braves defeated the Philadelphia Phillies 15-2 on Saturday. McCarthy struck out five, ending the game with a 3.38 ERA and 1.69 WHIP on the season.

Regular Season

Pitching Statistics
Year Team W L Sv-Op G GS CG IP H R ER HR BB IBB K WHIP ERA
2005 CWS 3 2 0 - 0 12 10 0 67.0 62 30 30 13 17 0 48 1.18 4.03
2006 CWS 4 7 0 - 1 53 2 0 84.2 77 44 44 17 33 9 69 1.30 4.68
2007 Tex 5 10 0 - 0 23 22 0 101.2 111 62 55 9 48 0 59 1.56 4.87
2008 Tex 1 1 0 - 0 5 5 0 22.0 20 11 10 3 8 0 10 1.27 4.09
2009 Tex 7 4 0 - 0 17 17 1 97.1 96 55 50 13 36 0 65 1.36 4.62
2011 Oak 9 9 0 - 0 25 25 5 170.2 168 73 63 11 25 1 123 1.13 3.32
2012 Oak 8 6 0 - 0 18 18 0 111.0 115 44 40 10 24 2 73 1.25 3.24
2013 Ari 5 11 0 - 0 22 22 2 135.0 161 71 68 13 21 3 76 1.35 4.53
2014 Ari 3 10 0 - 0 18 18 0 109.2 131 65 61 15 20 4 93 1.38 5.01
2014 NYY 7 5 0 - 0 14 14 1 90.1 91 35 29 10 13 0 82 1.15 2.89
2014 Tot 10 15 0 - 0 32 32 1 200.0 222 100 90 25 33 4 175 1.28 4.05
2015 LAD 3 0 0 - 0 4 4 0 23.0 24 15 15 9 4 0 29 1.22 5.87
2016 LAD 2 3 0 - 1 10 9 0 40.0 29 24 22 2 26 1 44 1.38 4.95
2017 LAD 6 4 0 - 0 19 16 0 92.2 89 43 41 5 27 0 72 1.25 3.98
2018 Atl 5 3 0 - 0 14 14 0 73.2 89 42 40 13 21 0 60 1.49 4.89
Career 68 75 0 - 2 254 196 9 1218.2 1263 614 568 143 323 20 903 1.30 4.19

Hitting Statistics
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2005 CWS 12 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000
2006 CWS 53 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
2007 Tex 23 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000
2009 Tex 17 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
2013 Ari 22 37 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 15 0 0 .027 .100 .027
2014 Ari 18 29 0 4 0 0 0 3 0 11 0 0 .138 .138 .138
2014 Tot 32 29 0 4 0 0 0 3 0 11 0 0 .138 .138 .138
2015 LAD 4 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 5 0 0 .000 .143 .000
2016 LAD 10 13 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 6 0 0 .000 .133 .000
2017 LAD 19 23 2 1 0 0 0 0 3 16 0 0 .043 .154 .043
2018 Atl 14 27 1 2 1 0 0 2 0 18 0 0 .074 .074 .111
Career 254 144 3 8 1 0 0 7 9 75 0 0 .056 .111 .063

Postseason

Pitching Statistics
Year Team Round W L Sv-Op G GS CG IP H R ER HR BB IBB K ERA
2017 LAD Total 0 1 0 - 0 1 0 0 1.0 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 18.00
    WS 0 1 0 - 0 1 0 0 1.0 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 18.00
Career 0 1 0 - 0 1 0 0 1.0 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 18.00


Pitching Velocity

Pitch TypePitchesMaxMinAvgPct
Fastball 450 96 88 92.5 39.44
Curveball 279 85 76 80.4 24.45
Slider 56 89 83 86.2 4.91
Cut Fastball 356 94 87 91.4 31.2


@STATS_Insights