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Portrait of R.J. Alvarez

R.J. Alvarez PPadres

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 23)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date6-8-1991
Height6' 1"
Weight200 lbs
Age23 years, 1 months, 20 days
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WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G GS IP IP-SP IP-RP W L SV BS QS BQS PA H R ER HR TB BB UBB HBP SO ERA FIP FRA VORP WARP

Advanced

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2012 CDR A 23 0 27.3 4.62 106 .247 .260 .326 .393 .264 .303 105 4.6 0.5 4.6 0.5
2013 SBR A+ 37 2 48.7 2.56 149 .231 .267 .340 .428 .274 .327 97 15.5 1.6 15.5 1.6
2014 ARK AA 21 0 27.0 2.61 131 .165 .256 .324 .378 .258 .265 90 5.0 0.5 5.0 0.5
2014 SAN AA 2 0 2.3 3.70 112 .201 .262 .327 .396 .258 .286 100 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR GB% BABIP H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 WHIP ERA VORP WARP
2012 CDR A 3 2 0 23 0 27.3 22 11 38 2 46% .303 7.2 3.6 0.7 12.5 1.21 3.29 4.6 0.5
2013 SBR A+ 4 2 4 37 2 48.7 34 27 79 2 38% .327 6.3 5.0 0.4 14.6 1.25 2.96 15.5 1.6
2014 ARK AA 0 0 1 21 0 27.0 13 10 38 0 49% .265 4.3 3.3 0.0 12.7 0.85 0.33 5.0 0.5
2014 SAN AA 0 0 0 2 0 2.3 2 1 2 0 29% .286 7.7 3.9 0.0 7.7 1.29 0.00 0.3 0.0

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-05-13 2014-06-25 Minors 43 0 Right Elbow Inflammation - -

Compensation

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BP Articles

R.J. Alvarez is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Angels are in for a StreetChris Rodriguez2014-07-19
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Angels are in for a StreetR.J. Anderson2014-07-19
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Angels are in for a StreetMauricio Rubio2014-07-19
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessGet to Know: Relief Pitcher ProspectsBen Carsley2014-03-05
25-and-Under Talent Rankings: Ranking All 30 Teams from Top to BottomJason Parks2014-03-03
25-and-Under Talent Rankings: Ranking All 30 Teams from Top to BottomBP Prospect Staff2014-03-03
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessState of the Position: ClosersBen Carsley2014-03-03
Prospects Will Break Your Heart: 2014 Organizational RankingsJason Parks2014-02-26
This article requires BP Premium accessProspects Will Break Your Heart: Los Angeles Angels Top 10 ProspectsJason Parks2013-11-08
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: AFL Recap for Games of October 18-19Jeff Moore2013-10-21
Prospects Will Break Your Heart: 2013 Organizational RankingsJason Parks2013-03-29
Pitcher Profile: New Arms of the Week, First EditionHarry Pavlidis2013-03-01
This article requires BP Premium accessProspects Will Break Your Heart: Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Top 10 ProspectsJason Parks2013-02-08


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, R.J. Alvarez threw 30 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2013, including pitches thrown in Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2013, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (95mph), also mixing in a Sinker (94mph). He also rarely threw a Curve (78mph) and Slider (84mph).