Joe Bircher

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Joe Bircher

# 18
Position LHP
Date of Birth 3/27/1990
Hometown Omaha, NE
Height 6'4"
Weight 220
Bats L
Throws L
Previous Team Sioux Falls Canaries (American Association)

Bircher, 26, was one of the American Association's top pitchers in 2016. The Omaha, NE native finished the season holding the second best ERA in the league (2.55) and ranked sixth in total strikeouts (108).

The southpaw made a team high 19 starts in 2016 while also leading the team in strikeouts, ERA, wins (6) and innings pitched (123.2). Over his final six starts of the season, Bircher went 5-0 with a 1.93 ERA. 


YearAgeTmLgLevAffWLERAGGSIPHRERHRBBSOWHIP
2012 22 Tri-City NYPL A- HOU 3 4 3.32 13 13 65.0 76 30 24 6 20 42 1.477
2013 23 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-Rk HOU 4 3 3.81 18 14 78.0 86 38 33 5 16 51 1.308
2013 23 Quad Cities MIDW A HOU 3 3 4.15 14 10 65.0 71 32 30 5 13 35 1.292
2013 23 Astros GULF Rk HOU 1 0 2.08 4 4 13.0 15 6 3 0 3 16 1.385
2014 24 Sioux Falls AA Ind   4 8 4.37 18 18 107.0 121 55 52 10 37 60 1.477
2015 25 2 Teams 2 Lgs Ind   4 5 4.35 19 17 91.0 97 55 44 12 29 53 1.385
2015 25 Long Island ATLL Ind   0 1 25.31 3 2 5.1 17 15 15 2 3 5 3.750
2015 25 Sioux Falls AA Ind   4 4 3.05 16 15 85.2 80 40 29 10 26 48 1.237
2016 26 Sioux Falls AA Ind   6 6 2.55 19 19 123.2 119 44 35 10 34 108 1.237
Minors (2 seasons)   Minors   7 7 3.59 31 27 143.0 162 68 57 11 36 93 1.385
Other (3 seasons)   Other   14 19 3.67 56 54 321.2 337 154 131 32 100 221 1.359
All Levels (5 Seasons)       21 26 3.64 87 81 464.2 499 222 188 43 136 314 1.367
Provided by Baseball-Reference.com: View Original Table
Generated 3/15/2017.