MLB

#32
Brian Duensing
ERA S K
3.43 0 25
Team: Chi CubsHt / Wt: 6-0 / 200
Position: RPBorn: 2/22/1983 Birthplace: Marysville, Kansas
Bats/Throws: L/L Draft: 3rd Round by Twins (2005)


Latest News
May 23 7:23 AM PT8:23 AM MT9:23 AM CT10:23 AM ET10:23 ET14:23 GMT22:23 7:23 AM MST9:23 AM EST9:53 AM VEN18:23 UAE9:23 AM CT-Brian Duensing allowed one hit and one walk without giving up a run in 2.0 innings as the Chicago Cubs lost to the San Francisco Giants 6-4 on Monday. Duensing struck out two, ending the game with a 3.43 ERA and 1.19 WHIP on the season.
May 19 5:38 PM PT6:38 PM MT7:38 PM CT8:38 PM ET20:38 ET0:38 GMT8:38 5:38 PM MST7:38 PM EST8:08 PM VEN4:38 UAE (+1)7:38 PM CT-Brian Duensing walked one and didn't allow a hit in 2.0 scoreless innings as the Chicago Cubs lost to the Milwaukee Brewers 6-3 on Friday. Duensing struck out three, ending the game with a 3.79 ERA and 1.21 WHIP on the season.
May 18 3:29 PM PT4:29 PM MT5:29 PM CT6:29 PM ET18:29 ET22:29 GMT6:29 3:29 PM MST5:29 PM EST5:59 PM VEN2:29 UAE (+1)5:29 PM CT-Brian Duensing allowed one run on two hits in 1.0 inning as the Chicago Cubs defeated the Cincinnati Reds 9-5 on Thursday. Duensing struck out one, ending the game with a 4.24 ERA and 1.29 WHIP on the season.
May 14 2:26 PM PT3:26 PM MT4:26 PM CT5:26 PM ET17:26 ET21:26 GMT5:26 2:26 PM MST4:26 PM EST4:56 PM VEN1:26 UAE (+1)4:26 PM CT-Brian Duensing allowed one run on five hits in 2.0 innings as the Chicago Cubs lost to the St. Louis Cardinals 5-0 on Sunday. Duensing struck out three, ending the game with a 3.94 ERA and 1.25 WHIP on the season.
May 10 12:32 PM PT1:32 PM MT2:32 PM CT3:32 PM ET15:32 ET19:32 GMT3:32 12:32 PM MST2:32 PM EST3:02 PM VEN23:32 UAE2:32 PM CT-Brian Duensing did not allow a hit or walk in 0.2 scoreless innings as the Chicago Cubs defeated the Colorado Rockies 8-1 on Tuesday. Duensing struck out two, ending the game with a 3.86 ERA and 1.07 WHIP on the season.
May 8 9:01 AM PT10:01 AM MT11:01 AM CT12:01 PM ET12:01 ET16:01 GMT0:01 9:01 AM MST11:01 AM EST11:31 AM VEN20:01 UAE11:01 AM CT-Brian Duensing allowed one hit and two walks without giving up a run in 2.0 innings as the Chicago Cubs lost to the New York Yankees 5-4 on Sunday. Duensing struck out two, ending the game with a 4.05 ERA and 1.13 WHIP on the season.
May 5 3:36 PM PT4:36 PM MT5:36 PM CT6:36 PM ET18:36 ET22:36 GMT6:36 3:36 PM MST5:36 PM EST6:06 PM VEN2:36 UAE (+1)5:36 PM CT-Brian Duensing allowed one hit without giving up a run in 1.2 innings as the Chicago Cubs lost to the New York Yankees 3-2 on Friday. Duensing struck out two, ending the game with a 4.76 ERA and 1.06 WHIP on the season.
May 4 5:04 PM PT6:04 PM MT7:04 PM CT8:04 PM ET20:04 ET0:04 GMT8:04 5:04 PM MST7:04 PM EST7:34 PM VEN4:04 UAE (+1)7:04 PM CT-Brian Duensing did not allow a hit or walk in 1.0 scoreless inning as the Chicago Cubs defeated the Philadelphia Phillies 5-4 on Thursday. Duensing did not strike out a batter, ending the game with a 5.59 ERA and 1.14 WHIP on the season.
May 2 10:21 PM PT11:21 PM MT12:21 AM CT1:21 AM ET1:21 ET5:21 GMT13:21 10:21 PM MST12:21 AM EST12:51 AM VEN9:21 UAE12:21 AM CT-Brian Duensing allowed one hit without giving up a run in 2.0 innings as the Chicago Cubs lost to the Philadelphia Phillies 10-2 on Monday. Duensing struck out two, ending the game with a 6.23 ERA and 1.27 WHIP on the season.
May 1 6:50 AM PT7:50 AM MT8:50 AM CT9:50 AM ET9:50 ET13:50 GMT21:50 6:50 AM MST8:50 AM EST9:20 AM VEN17:50 UAE8:50 AM CT-Brian Duensing did not allow a hit or walk in 0.1 scoreless innings as the Chicago Cubs lost to the Boston Red Sox 6-2 on Sunday. Duensing did not strike out a batter, ending the game with an 8.10 ERA and 1.50 WHIP on the season.
Mar. 29 2:31 PM PT3:31 PM MT4:31 PM CT5:31 PM ET17:31 ET21:31 GMT5:31 2:31 PM MST4:31 PM EST5:01 PM VEN1:31 UAE (+1)4:31 PM CT-The Cubs activated Duensing from the 10-day disabled list prior to Friday's series opener with Pittsburgh.
Analysis: The veteran reliever missed the beginning of the regular season with lower-back tightness but threw three scoreless innings over two rehab appearances with Triple-A Iowa. Duensing adds a second lefty to a Chicago bullpen that had been predominantly right-handed.

Regular Season

Pitching Statistics
Year Team W L Sv-Op G GS CG IP H R ER HR BB IBB K WHIP ERA
2009 Min 5 2 0 - 0 24 9 0 84.0 84 37 34 7 31 1 53 1.37 3.64
2010 Min 10 3 0 - 0 53 13 1 130.2 122 42 38 11 35 5 78 1.20 2.62
2011 Min 9 14 0 - 0 32 28 1 161.2 193 102 94 21 52 3 115 1.52 5.23
2012 Min 4 12 0 - 1 55 11 0 109.0 126 71 62 10 27 3 69 1.40 5.12
2013 Min 6 2 1 - 4 73 0 0 61.0 68 28 27 4 22 4 56 1.48 3.98
2014 Min 3 3 0 - 4 62 0 0 54.1 52 20 20 6 20 2 33 1.33 3.31
2015 Min 4 1 1 - 2 55 0 0 48.2 46 24 23 5 21 4 24 1.38 4.25
2016 Bal 1 0 0 - 0 14 0 0 13.1 13 6 6 2 3 1 10 1.20 4.05
2017 ChC 0 0 0 - 0 16 0 0 21.0 21 8 8 3 4 0 25 1.19 3.43
Career 42 37 2 - 11 384 61 2 683.2 725 338 312 69 215 23 463 1.37 4.11

Hitting Statistics
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2010 Min 53 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000
2011 Min 33 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000
2012 Min 55 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000
2015 Min 55 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
2017 ChC 16 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Career 385 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 .000 .000 .000

Postseason

Pitching Statistics
Year Team Round W L Sv-Op G GS CG IP H R ER HR BB IBB K ERA
2009 Min Total 0 1 0 - 0 1 1 0 4.2 7 5 5 1 1 0 3 9.64
    LDS 0 1 0 - 0 1 1 0 4.2 7 5 5 1 1 0 3 9.64
2010 Min Total 0 1 0 - 0 1 1 0 3.1 7 5 5 1 1 0 1 13.50
    LDS 0 1 0 - 0 1 1 0 3.1 7 5 5 1 1 0 1 13.50
2016 Bal Total 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 0 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.00
    WC 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 0 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.00
Career 0 2 0 - 0 3 2 0 8.1 14 10 10 2 2 0 5 10.80


Pitching Velocity

Pitch TypePitchesMaxMinAvgPct
Fastball 165 95 89 91.9 48.25
Curveball 45 74 70 71.9 13.16
Slider 85 84 77 80.9 24.85
Changeup 47 87 82 85 13.74


@STATS_Insights