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70 George Kontos RP

Pittsburgh Pirates

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
0%0%
Key Stats
IPW-LSVERAKsBB
61.20-603.656719
Pitching Summary
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVSVOINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2016SF322.53570000253.1421915322035
2017PIT063.59610000662.2612725901967

Player Updates

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Pirates' George Kontos: Reinstated from DL
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Kontos (groin) was activated from the 10-day disabled list Thursday, Bill Brink of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

Kontos was able to get through a 20-pitch simulated game with no issues Tuesday, clearing the way for him to return before Thursday's series finale against the Cubs. The 32-year-old, who owns a 3.65 ERA through 56.2 innings this season, should immediately return to pitching high-leverage innings for the Pirates.

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Pirates' George Kontos: Tosses simulated game Tuesday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Kontos (groin) was able to toss a 20-pitch simulated game prior to Tuesday's contest, and should be activated within the next couple days, Bill Brink of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

This marked the first time that Kontos threw off the mound since landing on the DL on Aug. 22, and he felt fine following the brief outing. According to head athletic trainer Todd Tomczyk, the right-hander is on the verge of returning to the big-league club, and should be able to slide right back into high-leverage roles for the Pirates' bullpen upon his reinstatement.

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Pirates' George Kontos: Plays catch Wednesday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Kontos (groin) played catch and threw off the slope of a mound Wednesday, Bill Brink of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

Kontos was hoping for a minimal stay on the 10-day DL, but he's progressing a little slower than expected. The reliever is eligible to return from the disabled list whenever he's ready, but seeing as Wednesday was his first time throwing off the slope of a mound since landing on the disabled list, he'll need a little more time before rejoining the big-league bullpen.

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Pirates' George Kontos: Could return before September
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Kontos (groin) will resume baseball activities Friday with hopes of coming off the disabled list when eligible on Aug. 30, Pirates Prospects reports.

Pittsburgh trainer Todd Tomczyk characterized the righty's groin strain as minor. Kontos has allowed one run in five games (five innings) since coming to the Pirates, recording three holds and one blown save. He's also one of the few relievers signed by the Bucs for 2018.

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Pirates' George Kontos: Placed on disabled list
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Kontos (groin) was placed on the 10-day disabled list Tuesday.

Kontos said he would be good to go on Monday if the team needed him, suggesting the injury wasn't serious, but he will require at least a little down time. It's uncertain if he will be out longer than the minimum 10 days.

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Situational Stats
SituationIPWLERASVBBSO
vs St. Louis 5.001 3.60004
vs LHB 21.000 3.8601420
vs RHB 40.200 3.540547
Last 7 Games
  OPP W L SV IP H ER BB Ks
8/16@MIL0001.01113
8/19STL0001.01002
9/8@STL0001.00001
9/9@STL0101.01100
9/13@MIL0001.01002
9/18MIL0001.03101
9/19MIL0001.01011
Two Week Schedule
SEPTEMBER
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
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@Cin
L2-5
18
Mil
L0-3
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Mil
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20
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W6-4
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StL
L3-4
23
StL
7:05 pm
24
StL
1:35 pm
25
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Balt
7:05 pm
27
Balt
7:05 pm
28
@Wash
7:05 pm
29
@Wash
7:05 pm
30
@Wash
7:05 pm
= probable start
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12

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Pitching Stats
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVSVOINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2011NYY00 3.00700000 6.04221036
2012SF21 2.474400001 43.2341512301244
2013SF22 4.395200001 55.1603027721847
2014SF40 2.782400000 32.1241010101127
2015SF44 2.337300002 73.1572019901244
2016SF32 2.535700002 53.1421915322035
2017SF-PIT06 3.596100006 62.2612725901967
Total 1515 3.03318000012 326.228212311033495270
Batting Stats
YearTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2011NYY7000000000 --- --- ---
2012SF44100000000 .000 .000 .000
2013SF52100000100 .000 .000 .000
2014SF24100000000 .000 .000 .000
2015SF73200000200 .000 .000 .000
2016SF57000000000 --- --- ---
2017SF-PIT61200000100 .000 .000 .000
Total 318700000400 .000 .000 .000
Fielding Stats
YearTeamPosnGGSTCPOAEDPFLD%
2011NYYP7000000 ---
2012SFP44094410 .889
2013SFP5201147001.000
2014SFP240413001.000
2015SFP7301147011.000
2016SFP5701468011.000
2017SF-PITP610145810 .929
Total  318063243722 .968
More Pitching Stats
YearTeamIBBGOAOGO/AOSBCSPKBKWPAVGPAMB9SLGRPF
2011NYY029 0.2211000 .19024 10.5 .3330
2012SF04938 1.3732001 .209177 9.5 .3311
2013SF24863 0.8910001 .282238 13.0 .4511
2014SF32637 0.7843101 .211125 9.7 .3070
2015SF38982 1.1572003 .213284 8.5 .3512
2016SF36057 1.1670001 .219216 10.8 .3072
2017SF-PIT27049 1.5360002 .253266 11.5 .4326
Total 13344335 1.12298109 .2331330 10.5 .37012
Postseason Pitching Stats
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVSVOINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2012SF00 6.75800000 5.16441012
2016SF00 4.50100000 2.01111001
Total 00 6.14900000 7.17552013
Minor League Pitching Stats
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2006 A-Staten Ilnd73 2.641414000 78.1642523321982
2007 A-Tampa46 4.021917000 94.095514215030101
2008 AA-Trenton611 3.682727000151.2134766214457152
2009AAA-Scranton-Wilkes Barr34 3.3599100 51.0442419622139
2009AA-Trenton11 2.7044000 20.0197602924
2010AFA-Tampa Yankees01 2.7052000 10.07330038
2010AAA-Scranton/Wilkes-Barr01 11.5720000 2.15331012
2010AA-Trenton Thunder02 3.38170000 32.0301312201128
2011AAA-Scranton/Wilkes-Barr44 2.63404002 89.07227261222691
2012AAA-Fresno Grizzlies20 1.71230001 31.2249611726
2013AAA-Fresno Grizzlies32 4.18180004 23.219111130326
2014AAA-Fresno Grizzlies33 2.08300004 47.2411711401158
2016AAA-Sacramento River Cat00 2.4540000 3.25110002
 

Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-3/215
Birthdate:
6/12/1985
Age:
32
Hometown:
Lincolnwood, IL
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Team:
Pittsburgh Pirates
College:
Northwestern
MLB Experience:
7