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Portrait of Josh McElwee

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2015 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 25)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date6-12-1989
Height6' 4"
Weight230 lbs
Age26 years, 0 months, 22 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2011
2012
2013
2014
-0.32015
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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 SPO A- 20 0 27.0 2.83 140 .237 .247 .323 .350 .253 .362 103 7.9 0.8 7.9 0.8
2012 MYR A+ 3 0 4.3 -0.29 208 .255 .261 .320 .384 .268 .556 82 3.0 0.3 3.0 0.3
2013 HIC A 11 0 13.3 7.43 40 .426 .253 .330 .375 .271 .486 104 -4.0 -0.4 -4.0 -0.4
2013 SPO A- 6 0 9.3 0.16 196 .191 .252 .335 .352 .272 .455 97 5.6 0.6 5.6 0.6
2013 MYR A+ 17 0 34.7 4.04 118 .228 .255 .333 .383 .256 .268 105 5.6 0.6 5.6 0.6
2014 HIC A 25 0 36.0 3.45 130 .256 .255 .325 .368 .256 .378 105 9.9 1.0 9.9 1.0
2014 MYR A+ 11 0 21.7 3.17 132 .165 .259 .333 .376 .260 .239 102 4.6 0.5 4.6 0.5
2014 FRI AA 6 0 9.0 3.07 133 .133 .243 .318 .376 .251 .174 108 1.8 0.2 1.8 0.2
2015 FRI AA 18 0 20.7 5.43 96 .260 .265 .332 .391 .260 .342 116 0.8 0.1 0.8 0.1

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 SPO A- 1 2 7 20 0 27.0 26 6 35 1 39% .362 8.7 2.0 0.3 11.7 1.19 3.67 7.9 0.8
2012 MYR A+ 0 0 0 3 0 4.3 5 1 8 0 56% .556 10.4 2.1 0.0 16.6 1.38 0.00 3.0 0.3
2013 HIC A 2 1 2 11 0 13.3 23 10 22 5 29% .486 15.5 6.8 3.4 14.8 2.48 10.12 -4.0 -0.4
2013 SPO A- 1 0 1 6 0 9.3 6 3 22 1 25% .455 5.8 2.9 1.0 21.2 0.96 1.93 5.6 0.6
2013 MYR A+ 3 2 0 17 0 34.7 28 11 34 2 37% .268 7.3 2.9 0.5 8.8 1.12 1.04 5.6 0.6
2014 FRI AA 0 0 0 6 0 9.0 4 2 8 0 39% .174 4.0 2.0 0.0 8.0 0.67 1.00 1.8 0.2
2014 MYR A+ 2 0 0 11 0 21.7 11 9 27 0 41% .239 4.6 3.7 0.0 11.2 0.92 0.42 4.6 0.5
2014 HIC A 2 0 6 25 0 36.0 35 14 57 4 53% .378 8.8 3.5 1.0 14.2 1.36 4.25 9.9 1.0
2015 FRI AA 2 1 4 18 0 20.7 25 11 12 0 45% .342 10.9 4.8 0.0 5.2 1.74 6.97 0.8 0.1

Plate Discipline

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Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2015, Josh McElwee threw 154 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2014, all of them occuring in Fall/Winter Ball. In 2014, he relied primarily on his Curve (82mph) and Fourseam Fastball (89mph).