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46 Ivan Nova SP

Chicago White Sox

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
44%27%
Key Stats
IPW-LSVERAKsBB
172.210-1204.6910342
Pitching Summary
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVSVOINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2018PIT994.1929290000161.0171827526435114
2019CHW10124.693032000172.2204999030842103

Player Updates

September 12, 2019 12:28 AM
White Sox's Ivan Nova: Gives up three homers, wins
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Nova (10-12) allowed three runs on six hits while striking out three over 5.2 innings Tuesday to earn the win over the Royals.

Nova allowed three home runs, running his season total to 30, but he managed to limit the damage and halted a personal three-game losing streak. It was the eighth time in 30 starts that he's surrendered multiple long balls. Nova will next pitch Sunday on the road in Seattle.

September 5, 2019 10:48 PM
White Sox's Ivan Nova: Hit hard by Indians
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Nova (9-12) allowed six earned runs on 11 hits and two walks while striking out one across 4.1 innings to take the loss Wednesday against the Indians.

Nova was hit hard throughout the outing, allowing multiple baserunners in all five innings he appeared. After a strong six-start stretch spanning July 22 to Aug. 24, Nova has come back to earth in his last two outings by allowing 10 earned runs and 19 hits across 8.1 innings. He now owns a 4.69 ERA and 1.44 WHIP across 167 frames for the campaign and will draw his next start Tuesday against Kansas City.

August 31, 2019 07:08 AM
White Sox's Ivan Nova: Ambushed by Atlanta
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Nova (9-11) took the loss Friday as the White Sox were downed 10-7 by Atlanta, allowing five runs (four earned) on eight hits and two walks over four innings. He failed to strike out a batter.

A four-run second inning accounted for most of the damage, as Nova got tagged for more than two runs in a start for the first time since July 17. The veteran right-hander will carry a 4.48 ERA and 97:40 K:BB through 162.2 innings into his next outing Wednesday in Cleveland.

August 25, 2019 09:32 AM
White Sox's Ivan Nova: Falls short of quality start
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Nova (9-10) took the loss Saturday, giving up two runs (one earned) on six hits while striking out six over 5.2 innings as the White Sox fell 4-0 to the Rangers.

The right-hander was locked in a duel with Kolby Allard through five innings, but after a Tim Anderson error put Elvis Andrus on with one out in the sixth, Nova served up a homer to Willie Calhoun that broke open the scoreless tie and ended his winning streak at five. Nova still has a 0.94 ERA and 25:7 K:BB in 48 innings over his last seven starts, but he'll face a tough test in his next outing Friday in Atlanta.

August 20, 2019 12:52 AM
White Sox's Ivan Nova: Stays hot, picks up ninth win
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Nova (9-9) picked up the win against the Twins on Monday, giving up two earned runs on 10 hits over 5.1 innings, striking out two and walking one as the White Sox prevailed 6-4.

He had to work out of trouble a lot thanks to the 10 hits, but the right-hander managed to limit the damage and emerge with his ninth win of the season. Nova has been on a roll of late, as he's now remarkably yielded just four earned runs over his last 44.1 innings, bringing his ERA down from 5.49 to 4.47 over that stretch. He'll have his next chance to keep it going in a Saturday home matchup against the Rangers.

August 14, 2019 08:08 AM
White Sox's Ivan Nova: Goes distance for eighth win
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Nova (8-9) picked up the win in the second game of Tuesday's doubleheader against the Astros, allowing only one unearned run on four hits over nine innings while striking out three in a 4-1 victory.

A Tim Anderson error in the third inning was the only thing standing between Nova and the fourth shutout of his career. The right-hander does have two complete games in his last five starts, and he's produced a remarkable 0.49 ERA and 0.70 WHIP over that stretch -- as well as a 4-0 record -- despite a minuscule 4.1 K/9. Nova will try to keep things rolling in his next outing Monday in Minnesota.

August 7, 2019 10:08 PM
White Sox's Ivan Nova: Eight shutout innings
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Nova (7-9) allowed five hits and three walks while striking out one across eight scoreless innings to earn the win Wednesday against the Tigers.

Nova wasn't particularly dominant but held the Tigers scoreless on the strength of 13 groundball outs. While he still has a 4.80 ERA and 1.41 WHIP on the season, Nova has now allowed one or fewer earned runs in each of his last four starts -- totaling two earned runs across 28 innings. While impressive, he's racked up just 14 punchouts in that span. He'll look to keep his strong run going in his next start in a tough matchup against Houston on Tuesday.

August 3, 2019 01:56 PM
White Sox's Ivan Nova: Tosses five strong innings
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Nova allowed two runs (one earned) on five hits and two walks while striking out four over five innings Friday night against the Phillies. He didn't factor into the decision.

Nova served up a solo home run in the third inning, though it would be the only run he'd surrender in his outing. The 32-year-old right-hander has yielded just one run in each of his last three outings, but he still owns a 5.10 ERA with 85 strikeouts across 130.2 innings this season.

July 28, 2019 06:40 PM
White Sox's Ivan Nova: Wins second straight
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Nova (6-9) picked up the win in Saturday's 5-1 victory over the Twins, allowing one unearned run on two hits and a walk over six innings while striking out four.

Fantasy GMs who rolled the dice on Nova this week as a streaming option were amply rewarded, as -- including Monday's complete game against the Marlins -- the right-hander went 2-0 with a 0.60 ERA, 0.47 WHIP and 9:1 K:BB in 15 innings. Nova will look to keep his momentum going in his next outing Friday in Philadelphia.

July 22, 2019 11:16 PM
White Sox's Ivan Nova: Delivers complete game
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Nova (5-9) gave up one run on four hits and no walks while striking out five in a complete game to take the win over the Marlins on Monday.

It only took Nova 112 pitches to deliver a stellar performance, shutting down the Marlins in his first complete game this season. This was a surprising outing as the 32-year-old has a 5.49 ERA with a 5.8 K/9 and a 2.3 BB/9 through 21 starts this season. Nova will make his next start Saturday against the Twins at Guaranteed Rate Field.

July 18, 2019 02:12 AM
White Sox's Ivan Nova: Struggles in loss
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Nova (4-9) was charged with the loss Wednesday against the Royals after surrendering six runs on six hits and five walks and recording two strikeouts over 4.2 innings.

Nova got off to a messy start by giving up a pair of runs on four hits and a walk in the first inning. The 32-year-old settled down until his fifth and final frame, when he allowed three straight two-out walks and a two-run single to Jorge Soler to hand the Royals a 5-0 lead. Nova was pulled after 84 pitches and replaced by Jace Fry, who surrendered the final run charged to Nova on a single by Soler. It was an atypical outing for Nova, who issued a season-high five walks. The right-hander has walked more than two batters just four times in 20 starts this year and owns a 5.86 ERA, 1.57 WHIP and 72:31 K:BB. He'll look to bounce back during a home matchup against Miami on Monday.

July 13, 2019 01:44 AM
White Sox's Ivan Nova: No support in loss
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Nova (4-8) took the loss Friday, allowing four runs on 10 hits in six innings. He struck out four in the 5-1 loss to the Athletics.

Nova gave up three homers in the contest, while the White Sox didn't get on the board until the ninth inning. Nova's at a 5.60 ERA and 1.54 WHIP through 106 innings this year. The 32-year-old is expected to face the Royals on Wednesday, which is a matchup that could help get the right-hander back in the win column.

July 8, 2019 06:20 PM
White Sox's Ivan Nova: Moves to 4-7
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Nova (4-7) allowed five hits and a walk in 5.2 innings of shutout baseball Sunday, striking out four and earning the win over the Cubs.

It was Nova's first scoreless outing of the season, and he really needed it. The 32-year-old dropped his ERA from 5.92 to 5.58 in 100 innings this season. He allowed a double and a walk in the sixth frame before being removed with 95 pitches. Nova's next turn will depend on how the White Sox align their rotation following the All-Star break.

July 5, 2019 12:36 PM
White Sox's Ivan Nova: Next starting coming Sunday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Nova is scheduled to make his next start Sunday against the Cubs at home.

After the White Sox's series opener with the Tigers was rained out Tuesday, Nova was initially pushed back to start the series finale Thursday. Manager Rick Renteria ultimately decided to alter the team's pitching schedule, instead turning to Reynaldo Lopez for Thursday's outing while Nova was handed the nod for Chicago's final game before the All-Star break. Nova has failed to turn in a quality start in any of his last seven outings but has at least averted disaster each time out, working at least five innings and giving up no more than four earned runs.

June 29, 2019 11:00 PM
White Sox's Ivan Nova: Hit with seventh loss
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Nova (4-7) took the loss Saturday as the White Sox were downed 10-3 by the Twins. He struck out six and allowed four runs on seven hits and a walk over six innings.

The right-hander was taken deep twice, including a two-run shot by Nelson Cruz in the first inning -- a blast that set the tone for the afternoon, as every Chicago pitchers who took the mound served up at least one homer. Nova will carry a 5.92 ERA and 62:25 K:BB over 94.1 innings into his next start Thursday, at home against the Tigers.

June 24, 2019 11:20 PM
White Sox's Ivan Nova: Yields five runs in loss
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Nova (3-6) allowed five runs (three earned) on eight hits and a walk, while striking out six, in six innings Sunday to take the loss against Texas.

Most of the damage against Nova came during a four-run second inning when he allowed homers to Tim Federowicz and Danny Santana. Oddly enough, his season ERA actually dropped from 6.01 to 5.91. On top of that, his 58:24 K:BB doesn't inspire much confidence. Nova will face a lethal Twins lineup at home Saturday.

June 18, 2019 11:36 PM
White Sox's Ivan Nova: Works five innings
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Nova allowed one earned run on four hits and two walks while striking out one across five innings Tuesday against the Cubs. He did not factor into the decision.

Nova's lone earned run came on a solo home run by Kyle Schwarber, the first batter he faced in the game. From there, he held the Cubs without an extra-base hit despite generating just three swinging strikes. Even after the strong performance, Nova has a 6.01 ERA and 1.58 WHIP across 82.1 innings for the campaign. He'll draw his next start in a tough environment on Sunday, traveling to Texas to take on the Rangers.

June 14, 2019 11:32 AM
White Sox's Ivan Nova: Takes no-decision
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Nova took a no-decision in Thursday's win over the Yankees, allowing four runs on six hits and two walks while striking out five through 5.2 innings.

The 32-year-old held his former Yankees team to one run over six innings earlier this season, but he couldn't make it happen this time. Nova handed the Yankees a 2-0 lead in the second inning thanks to a wild pitch and an RBI single by Clint Frazier. Then in the fourth, he gave up a two-run homer to Brett Gardner. Luckily, the White Sox worked their way out of the 4-0 deficit, but Nova left the game with the score still tied, 4-4. It's been a rough June for the right-hander, who's coughed up 11 runs in 18 innings. He'll carry a 6.28 ERA, 1.60 WHIP and 51:21 K:BB into a Tuesday matchup at the Cubs.

June 8, 2019 05:44 PM
White Sox's Ivan Nova: Strikes out six in no-decision
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Nova took a no-decision Friday against the Royals after allowing four runs on six hits and a walk while striking out six through 5.1 innings.

The 32-year-old had only given up one run against Kansas City over five innings during his last start against them in May, but Friday was a different story. Nova started off strong, retiring the first six batters until Nicky Lopez touched him up for a leadoff double in the third. Overall, Nova looked solid through five innings and carried a 2-1 lead into the sixth, when he allowed three consecutive hits including a double by Adalberto Mondesi to tie the game at 2-2. He then struck out Jorge Soler but walked Ryan O'Hearn, who would be his final batter of the night. The right-hander will carry a 6.28 ERA, 1.62 WHIP and 46:19 K:BB into a Thursday showdown with the Yankees.

June 2, 2019 01:24 PM
White Sox's Ivan Nova: Hit by grounder, stays in game
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Nova took a groundball off his left forearm during the fifth inning Saturday but remained in the game, Brian Sandalow of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.

Trainers visited Nova following the incident, and he was deemed fine to continue. It may have been a different story had the grounder hit him on his pitching arm. Nova said the forearm was sore following the game.

Situational Stats
SituationIPWLERASVBBSO
vs Seattle 2.101 27.00012
vs LHB 86.100 4.0702051
vs RHB 86.100 5.3202252
Last 7 Games
  OPP W L SV IP H ER BB Ks
8/7@DET1008.05031
8/13HOU1009.04003
8/19@MIN1005.110212
8/24TEX0105.26106
8/30@ATL0104.08420
9/4@CLE0104.111621
9/10KC1005.26305
Two Week Schedule
SEPTEMBER
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
8
LAA
W5-1
9
10
KC
W7-3
11
KC
L6-8
12
KC
L3-6
13
@SEA
W9-7
14
@SEA
L1-2
15
@SEA
4:10 pm
16
@MIN
7:40 pm
17
@MIN
7:40 pm
18
@MIN
7:40 pm
19
20
@DET
7:10 pm
21
@DET
6:10 pm
= probable start
Fantasy Points by Week
6

12

2

-14

3

44

-15

16

18

8

7

15

3

20

-6

59

9

26

33

19

-8

-10

17




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Pitching Stats
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVSVOINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2010NYY12 4.501070001 42.0442221411726
2011NYY164 3.7028270000 165.116374681365798
2012NYY128 5.0228280000 170.119410095281056153
2013NYY96 3.1023203200 139.1135494891444116
2014NYY22 8.27440000 20.232191962612
2015NYY611 5.0717170000 94.09954531373363
2016NYY-PIT128 4.1732263011 162.0175817523928127
2017PIT1114 4.1431312100 187.0203968629736131
2018PIT99 4.1929290000 161.0171827526435114
2019CHW1012 4.6930302000 172.2204999030842103
Total 8876 4.31232219103121314.1142067663018168354943
Batting Stats
YearTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2010NYY10000000000 --- --- ---
2011NYY28400000400 .000 .000 .000
2012NYY28701000600 .143 .143 .143
2013NYY23300000300 .000 .000 .000
2014NYY4000000000 --- --- ---
2015NYY17000000000 --- --- ---
2016NYY-PIT3226130001800 .115 .115 .115
2017PIT3151010003100 .020 .020 .020
2018PIT2953110003000 .019 .019 .019
2019CHW30500000400 .000 .000 .000
Total 232149260009600 .040 .040 .040
Fielding Stats
YearTeamPosnGGSTCPOAEDPFLD%
2010NYYP107115510 .909
2011NYYP2827371621001.000
2012NYYP2828199912 .947
2013NYYP232026818011.000
2014NYYP44211001.000
2015NYYP1717144822 .857
2016NYY-PITP322624101222 .917
2017PITP313153183411 .981
2018PITP29292481150 .792
2019CHWP30302891813 .964
Total  232219238881371311 .945
More Pitching Stats
YearTeamIBBGOAOGO/AOSBCSPKBKWPAVGPAMB9SLGRPF
2010NYY25442 1.3630002 .268185 13.3 .3901
2011NYY3229151 1.621080011 .258704 12.3 .3840
2012NYY3177158 1.2473026 .288748 13.7 .5110
2013NYY3163114 1.5975003 .258586 12.5 .3480
2014NYY02420 1.4010101 .37296 17.4 .6160
2015NYY012190 1.42103105 .269413 13.3 .4540
2016NYY-PIT1225120 2.011020010 .275684 11.8 .4650
2017PIT2223185 1.33103108 .277785 11.8 .4640
2018PIT4184175 1.1352019 .268683 11.7 .4590
2019CHW1213169 1.41104106 .299740 13.2 .4920
Total 1916131224 1.4473304361 .2765624 12.6 .4511
Postseason Pitching Stats
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVSVOINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2011NYY11 4.32210000 8.17442048
Total 11 4.32210000 8.17442048
Minor League Pitching Stats
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2005 R-Yankees 101 2.29117000 39.1291110231138
2006 R-Yankees30 2.72105001 43.036131353736
2007 A-Charleston68 4.982121000 99.11216455863154
2008 A-Tampa813 4.362624000148.216881726946109
2009AAA-Scranton-Wilkes Barr14 5.101212100 67.0723938432843
2009AA-Trenton54 2.381212000 72.0652719323147
2010AAA-Scranton/Wilkes-Barr123 2.862323000145.0135504610248115
2011AAA-Scranton/Wilkes-Barr12 3.3833000 16.0166630218
2013AAA-Scranton/Wilkes-Barr20 2.0433000 17.2156410417
2015AFA-Tampa Yankees00 1.9311000 4.23210003
2015AAA-Scranton/Wilkes-Barr11 4.9122000 11.012661137
 

Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-5/250
Birthdate:
1/12/1987
Age:
32
Hometown:
San Cristobal, DR
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Team:
Chicago White Sox
College:

MLB Experience:
10