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Portrait of Mason Melotakis

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 23)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
75.7 5.71 1.68 44 3 4 1 -0.9
Birth Date6-28-1991
Height6' 2"
Weight206 lbs
Age23 years, 3 months, 28 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 BLT A 13 0 17.3 4.54 104 .252 .254 .322 .388 .260 .279 101 1.6 0.2 1.6 0.2
2012 ELZ Rk 7 0 6.7 3.44 136 .116 .249 .324 .396 .258 .167 106 1.7 0.2 1.7 0.2
2013 CDR A 24 18 111.0 4.48 109 .249 .253 .324 .374 .258 .293 109 16.3 1.7 16.3 1.7
2014 FTM A+ 25 2 47.0 5.38 82 .272 .264 .327 .374 .256 .338 101 -0.2 -0.0 -0.2 -0.0
2014 NBR AA 13 0 16.0 2.17 153 .230 .260 .327 .380 .258 .370 102 5.4 0.6 5.4 0.6

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 BLT A 3 1 1 13 0 17.3 15 4 24 3 50% .279 7.8 2.1 1.6 12.5 1.10 2.08 1.6 0.2
2012 ELZ Rk 1 1 0 7 0 6.7 2 2 10 0 50% .167 2.7 2.7 0.0 13.5 0.60 1.35 1.7 0.2
2013 CDR A 11 4 1 24 18 111.0 106 39 84 6 51% .293 8.6 3.2 0.5 6.8 1.31 3.16 16.3 1.7
2014 FTM A+ 3 1 1 25 2 47.0 50 24 45 3 54% .338 9.6 4.6 0.6 8.6 1.57 3.45 -0.2 -0.0
2014 NBR AA 1 0 2 13 0 16.0 17 3 17 0 54% .370 9.6 1.7 0.0 9.6 1.25 2.25 5.4 0.6

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
2014-08-28 - Minors - - Left Elbow Inflammation -
2014-08-03 2014-08-19 Minors 16 0 - Not Disclosed -

Compensation

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Details

2014 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 3/11/2014 05:35 ET

PCT W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR BABIP WHIP ERA FRA VORP WARP
90o 4.6 5.6 0.8 32 13 98.6 92 37 58 10 .261 1.31 4.23 4.6 5.3 0.5
80o 4 5.4 0.7 30 12 90.4 92 37 53 10 .278 1.43 4.72 5.13 -0.3 -0.0
70o 3.6 5.3 0.6 28 11 84.7 91 37 49 10 .290 1.52 5.08 5.52 -3.8 -0.4
60o 3.2 5.2 0.6 26 11 79.9 91 37 47 10 .301 1.60 5.39 5.86 -6.3 -0.6
50o 2.9 5.1 0.5 25 10 75.6 90 37 44 10 .311 1.68 5.69 6.19 -8.4 -0.9
40o 2.6 5 0.5 23 10 71.4 89 36 42 10 .321 1.76 6.00 6.53 -10.3 -1.0
30o 2.3 4.8 0.4 22 9 67.0 88 36 39 10 .331 1.85 6.34 6.89 -11.9 -1.2
20o 2 4.7 0.4 20 8 62.0 86 35 36 9 .344 1.95 6.75 7.34 -13.5 -1.4
10o 1.6 4.4 0.3 18 8 55.3 83 34 32 9 .362 2.11 7.34 7.98 -15.0 -1.5
Weighted Mean2.950.5251074.988364410.3081.655.646.13-7.9-0.8

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Long-Term Forecast (Beyond the 2014 Projections)

Playing time estimates are based on performance, not Depth Charts.
Year Age W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR GB% BABIP WHIP ERA FRA H/9 BB/9 K/9 HR/9 WARP
2015247714518140157621051646.3131.575.095.5410.14.06.81.0-0.7
201625561351411011651881246.3081.524.755.169.54.27.21.0-0.1
201726551331310511345801246.3061.514.725.139.73.96.91.0-0.1
20182755130129510241731146.3061.504.735.149.63.96.91.0-0.1
2019284512811889639701246.3101.535.005.439.84.07.21.2-0.3
2020294412711869237681046.3081.504.745.169.63.97.11.0-0.1
2021304412811879137711046.3061.474.564.969.43.87.31.00.1
2022314412610838734661046.3061.464.574.979.53.77.21.10.1
202332441251077813261946.3051.474.584.989.53.77.11.10.1

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
out of baseball0.11.51.80.5out of baseball3.9

Comparable Players (Similarity Index 92)

Rank Score Name Year Run Average Trend
1 95 Diogenes Rosario 2012 0.00 DNP
2 95 Jonny Venters 2008 0.00 DNP
3 95 Jorge Reyes 2011 0.00 DNP
4 95 Joshua Slaats 2012 0.00 DNP
5 94 Ryan Searle 2012 0.00 DNP
6 94 Daryl Maday 2009 0.00 DNP
7 94 David Kopp 2009 0.00 DNP
8 94 Zachary Nuding 2013 0.00 DNP
9 94 Anthony Ferrara 2013 0.00 DNP
10 94 Wynn Pelzer 2009 0.00 DNP
11 94 P.J. Walters 2008 0.00 DNP
12 94 Dae-Eun Rhee 2012 0.00 DNP
13 93 Sergio Perez 2008 0.00 DNP
14 93 Mike Watt 2012 0.00 DNP
15 93 Drew Gagnon 2013 0.00 DNP
16 93 Kyle Weiland 2010 0.00 DNP
17 93 Deryk Hooker 2012 0.00 DNP
18 93 Jeff Lyman 2010 0.00 DNP
19 93 Carlos Rosa 2008 2.70
20 93 Anthony Bass 2011 1.68
21 93 Lay Batista 2013 0.00 DNP
22 93 Keith Couch 2013 0.00 DNP
23 93 David Huff 2008 0.00 DNP
24 93 Tyler Herron 2010 0.00 DNP
25 93 Ivan Nova 2010 4.71
26 93 Heath Rollins 2008 0.00 DNP
27 92 Michael O'Brien 2013 0.00 DNP
28 92 Joe Kelly 2011 0.00 DNP
29 92 Thomas Collier 2013 0.00 DNP
30 92 Deunte Heath 2009 0.00 DNP
31 92 Tommy Milone 2010 0.00 DNP
32 92 Scott Snodgress 2013 0.00 DNP
33 92 Michael Kirkman 2010 1.65
34 92 Brandon Workman 2012 0.00 DNP
35 92 Mark Cohoon 2011 0.00 DNP
36 92 Daniel Rosenbaum 2011 0.00 DNP
37 92 Robert Gilliam 2011 0.00 DNP
38 92 Dimasther Delgado 2012 0.00 DNP
39 92 Aaron Northcraft 2013 0.00 DNP
40 92 Kris Johnson 2008 0.00 DNP
41 92 Michael Antonini 2009 0.00 DNP
42 92 Dallas Buck 2008 0.00 DNP
43 92 Eric Jokisch 2013 0.00 DNP
44 92 Logan Ondrusek 2008 0.00 DNP
45 91 Erik Goeddel 2012 0.00 DNP
46 91 Michael Cisco 2010 0.00 DNP
47 91 Santos Arias 2010 0.00 DNP
48 91 Zach Cates 2013 0.00 DNP
49 91 Jensen Lewis 2007 2.45
50 91 Daniel Moskos 2009 0.00 DNP
51 91 Austin Ross 2012 0.00 DNP
52 91 Lance Broadway 2007 1.74
53 91 Erik Davis 2010 0.00 DNP
54 91 Shane Dyer 2011 0.00 DNP
55 91 Dennis O'Grady 2012 0.00 DNP
56 91 Evan Anundsen 2011 0.00 DNP
57 91 AJ Schugel 2012 0.00 DNP
58 91 Shane Wolf 2010 0.00 DNP
59 91 Rob Rasmussen 2012 0.00 DNP
60 91 Esmil Rogers 2009 4.50
61 91 Shaeffer Hall 2011 0.00 DNP
62 91 Jose Arredondo 2007 0.00 DNP
63 91 Seth Maness 2012 0.00 DNP
64 91 Brandon Cumpton 2012 0.00 DNP
65 91 Anthony Claggett 2008 0.00 DNP
66 91 Jimmy Nelson 2012 0.00 DNP
67 91 Nick Additon 2011 0.00 DNP
68 91 Matt Loosen 2012 0.00 DNP
69 91 Gregory Nappo 2012 0.00 DNP
70 91 Ryan Buch 2011 0.00 DNP
71 91 Marlon Arias 2008 0.00 DNP
72 91 Alex Cobb 2011 3.59
73 91 Maikel Cleto 2012 7.00
74 90 Travis Banwart 2009 0.00 DNP
75 90 Juan Nicasio 2010 0.00 DNP
76 90 James Adkins 2009 0.00 DNP
77 90 Chris Mason 2008 0.00 DNP
78 90 Nick Tepesch 2012 0.00 DNP
79 90 Marwin Vega 2010 0.00 DNP
80 90 Ross Detwiler 2009 5.11
81 90 Erik Johnson 2013 5.20
82 90 D.J. Mitchell 2010 0.00 DNP
83 90 Zachary Neal 2012 0.00 DNP
84 90 Adam Harben 2007 0.00 DNP
85 90 Jordan Pries 2013 0.00 DNP
86 90 Blake Wood 2009 0.00 DNP
87 90 Jesus Sanchez 2011 0.00 DNP
88 90 Logan Darnell 2012 0.00 DNP
89 90 Jeff Marquez 2008 0.00 DNP
90 90 Michael Mariot 2012 0.00 DNP
91 90 Steve Garrison 2010 0.00 DNP
92 90 Fabian Williamson 2012 0.00 DNP
93 90 Omar Poveda 2011 0.00 DNP
94 90 Justin De Fratus 2011 4.50
95 90 Boone Whiting 2013 0.00 DNP
96 90 Hung-Wen Chen 2009 0.00 DNP
97 90 Joseph Colon 2013 0.00 DNP
98 90 Dallas Keuchel 2011 0.00 DNP
99 90 Brett Brach 2011 0.00 DNP
100 90 Evan Reed 2009 0.00 DNP

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2014 Due to publishing agreements, the 2014 player comments and team essays are only available in the Baseball Prospectus 2014 book (available in hardcopy, e-book, and Kindle).

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessProspect Debate: Meyer vs. StewartJason Parks2013-11-19
This article requires BP Premium accessProspect Debate: Meyer vs. StewartBP Prospect Staff2013-11-19
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of Sunday, July 28Zach Mortimer2013-07-29
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of May 10-12Zach Mortimer2013-05-13
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of April 12-14Zach Mortimer2013-04-15
This article requires BP Premium accessOverthinking It: Have the Twins Learned to Love the Strikeout?Ben Lindbergh2013-01-15


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