Kenta Maeda

Kenta Maeda #18

  • P
  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 1"/175
  • Age: 28

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Game IP H R ER BB SO HR HBP
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Pitches: Strikes, Balls

Kenta Maeda 2016 Postseason Stats

W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
0-1 6.75 10.2 12 1.78

Kenta Maeda Postseason Career Stats

W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
0-1 6.75 10.2 12 1.78

Kenta Maeda Stats

W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
16-11 3.48 175.2 179 1.14

Kenta Maeda MLB Career Stats

W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
16-11 3.48 175.2 179 1.14

Kenta Maeda Bio

  • Full Name: Kenta Maeda
  • Nickname: Maeken
  • Born: 4/11/1988 in Osaka, Japan
  • High School: PL Gakuen, Osaka
  • Debut: 4/6/2016
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Year W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2016 Postseason Stats 0 1 6.75 3 3 0 10.2 12 1.78
Postseason Career Stats 0 1 6.75 3 3 0 10.2 12 1.78
2016 Stats 16 11 3.48 32 32 0 175.2 179 1.14
MLB Career Stats 16 11 3.48 32 32 0 175.2 179 1.14
  • Status: Active

Kenta Maeda Four-seam FB Statcast Averages

Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Perceived Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Extension (feet) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
2016 Dodgers NL 899 Four-seam FB 90.49 90.27 2303.00 6.17 88.30
MLB Avg - - - Four-seam FB 93.04 92.76 2241.00 6.19 90.13
Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Perceived Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Extension (feet) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
2016 Dodgers NL 899 Four-seam FB 90.49 90.27 2303.00 6.17 88.30
MLB Avg - - - Four-seam FB 93.04 92.76 2241.00 6.19 90.13

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October 26, 2016 at 6:27 AM ET

Maeda wins 16 games in rookie season

Dodgers right-hander Kenta Maeda finished the 2016 regular season with a 16-11 record, a 3.48 ERA, a 1.14 WHIP and 179 strikeouts across 175 2/3 innings.

October 19, 2016 at 2:28 PM ET

Kershaw likely to start Game 6 of NLCS

The Dodgers' 6-0 win over the Cubs in Game 3 of the National League Championship Series Tuesday night virtually assured that Game 1 starter Kenta Maeda will get the call for Game 5 on Thursday at home, with Clayton Kershaw (on extra rest) and Rich Hill available for Games 6 and 7 in Chicago, if necessary.

Awards

Kenta Maeda Awards

WBC All-Tournament Team

Year Team League
2013 Japan WBC

Kenta Maeda Leaderboards

Earned Run Average

Season ERA Rank
2016 3.48 14th in NL

Wins

Season W Rank
2016 16 5th in NL

Winning Percentage

Season WPCT Rank
2016 .593 16th in NL

Strikeouts

Season SO Rank
2016 179 12th in NL

WHIP

Season WHIP Rank
2016 1.14 21st in NL

Batting Average Against

Season AVG Rank
2016 .229 20th in NL

Games Started

Season GS Rank
2016 32 8th in NL

Innings Pitched

Season IP Rank
2016 175.2 24th in NL

Strikeouts per Nine Innings

Season K/9 Rank
2016 9.17 7th in NL

Strikeout/Walk Ratio

Season K/BB Rank
2016 3.58 12th in NL

Kenta Maeda Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
August 29, 2016 Los Angeles Dodgers recalled RHP Kenta Maeda from AZL Dodgers.
August 26, 2016 Los Angeles Dodgers optioned RHP Kenta Maeda to AZL Dodgers.
January 7, 2016 Los Angeles Dodgers signed free agent Kenta Maeda.

Kenta Maeda Bio Info

Kenta Maeda (pronounced MAH-eh-da)…resides in Hiroshima with his wife, Saho, and daughter…is the eighth Japanese player in Dodger history, joining Hideo Nomo (1995-98, 2002-04), Kazuhisa Ishii (2002-04), Masao Kida (2003-04), Norihiro Nakamura (2005), Dave Roberts (2002-04), Takashi Saito (2006-07) and Hiroki Kuroda (2008-11)…signed by the Dodgers as a free agent on January 7, 2016.

2015

Led the Japanese Central League with 15 wins with the Hiroshima Carp, going 15-8 with a 2.09 ERA in 29 starts, to win his secondcareer Sawamura Award, given to the league's best pitcher. ... Posted a 1.01 WHIP and holding opposing batters to a .222 average, including a .160 mark against right-handers. ... Allowed just five home runs in 206.1 innings (0.2 HR/9.0 IP). ... Registered a 4.27 strikeout-to-walk ratio, striking out 175 against just 41 walks. ... Recognized as the best fielding pitcher in Nippon Professional Baseball for the fifth time.