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Portrait of Josh McElwee

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2015 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 25)
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Birth Date6-12-1989
Height6' 4"
Weight230 lbs
Age26 years, 2 months, 23 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2011
2012
2013
2014
-0.32015
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP

Statistics for All Levels

'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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2012 SPO A- 20 0 27.0 26 6 35 1 .253 103 8.7 2.0 0.3 11.7 39% .362 .237 1.19 2.10 3.67
2012 MYR A+ 3 0 4.3 5 1 8 0 .268 82 10.4 2.1 0.0 16.6 56% .556 .255 1.38 1.08 0.00
2013 HIC A 11 0 13.3 23 10 22 5 .271 104 15.5 6.8 3.4 14.8 29% .486 .426 2.48 7.53 10.12
2013 SPO A- 6 0 9.3 6 3 22 1 .272 97 5.8 2.9 1.0 21.2 25% .455 .191 0.96 0.96 1.93
2013 MYR A+ 17 0 34.7 28 11 34 2 .256 105 7.3 2.9 0.5 8.8 37% .268 .228 1.12 3.35 1.04
2014 HIC A 25 0 36.0 35 14 57 4 .256 105 8.8 3.5 1.0 14.2 53% .378 .256 1.36 0.00 4.25
2014 MYR A+ 11 0 21.7 11 9 27 0 .260 102 4.6 3.7 0.0 11.2 41% .239 .165 0.92 0.00 0.42
2014 FRI AA 6 0 9.0 4 2 8 0 .251 108 4.0 2.0 0.0 8.0 39% .174 .133 0.67 0.00 1.00
2015 FRI AA 18 0 20.7 25 11 12 0 .266 111 10.9 4.8 0.0 5.2 45% .342 .262 1.74 3.73 6.97

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Injury History  —  No longer being updated

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).