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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 19)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
82.0 5.82 1.72 50 4 7 0 -1.2
Birth Date7-14-1994
Height6' 4"
Weight205 lbs
Age20 years, 3 months, 10 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

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2012 DOD Rk 10 10 39.7 4.96 110 .241 .256 .336 .374 .267 .324 103 9.9 0.9 9.9 0.9
2013 GRL A 19 11 60.0 5.94 69 .275 .255 .322 .381 .259 .290 99 0.5 0.1 0.5 0.1
2013 OGD Rk 9 9 43.7 5.42 109 .266 .283 .354 .429 .282 .310 114 10.9 1.1 10.9 1.1
2014 GRL A 26 24 118.7 4.57 88 .286 .250 .316 .364 .258 .316 90 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 DOD Rk 1 2 0 10 10 39.7 36 17 46 2 66% .324 8.2 3.9 0.5 10.4 1.34 4.54 9.9 0.9
2013 GRL A 2 5 0 19 11 60.0 56 45 50 5 48% .290 8.4 6.8 0.8 7.5 1.68 5.10 0.5 0.1
2013 OGD Rk 2 4 0 9 9 43.7 43 19 44 3 55% .310 8.9 3.9 0.6 9.1 1.42 5.77 10.9 1.1
2014 GRL A 6 17 0 26 24 118.7 118 55 110 9 43% .316 8.9 4.2 0.7 8.3 1.46 4.25 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
2014-07-02 2014-07-16 Minors 14 0 - Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

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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 4.3 5 0.6 28 14 106.7 91 53 64 11 .263 1.35 4.33 4.71 0.1 0.0
80o 3.7 4.9 0.5 26 13 97.9 91 53 59 11 .281 1.47 4.82 5.24 -5.4 -0.6
70o 3.3 4.8 0.4 24 12 91.8 91 53 56 11 .293 1.56 5.19 5.64 -8.8 -0.9
60o 3 4.8 0.4 23 12 86.7 90 52 53 11 .304 1.64 5.51 5.98 -11.2 -1.1
50o 2.7 4.7 0.4 21 11 82.0 89 52 50 11 .315 1.72 5.81 6.32 -13.3 -1.4
40o 2.5 4.6 0.3 20 11 77.5 88 51 47 11 .325 1.80 6.12 6.66 -15.0 -1.5
30o 2.2 4.5 0.3 19 10 72.8 87 50 44 11 .336 1.89 6.47 7.03 -16.5 -1.7
20o 1.9 4.4 0.3 18 9 67.4 85 49 41 10 .349 2.00 6.88 7.48 -17.9 -1.8
10o 1.5 4.2 0.2 16 8 60.2 82 48 37 10 .368 2.16 7.47 8.12 -19.2 -2.0
Weighted Mean2.74.60.4211181.387514911.3121.705.766.26-12.7-1.3

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
201520451271212012369901548.3171.605.295.759.25.26.81.1-1.3
2016213312210968947721248.2901.424.454.838.44.46.81.1-0.0
201722441261211310954871348.3041.444.484.878.74.36.91.0-0.1
201823341241110710151861448.3001.424.504.898.54.37.21.2-0.1
2019243312210979346741248.3021.444.514.908.74.36.91.1-0.1
2020253312210979245751148.3031.424.414.798.64.27.01.0-0.0
20212643124111049643861248.2981.333.974.328.33.77.41.00.6
20222743124111069743881248.2971.323.894.238.23.67.41.00.7
20232843124111049543861248.2971.323.944.288.23.77.41.00.6

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
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Rank Score Name Year Run Average Trend
1 94 Jefferson Olacio 2013 0.00 DNP
2 94 John Barbato 2012 0.00 DNP
3 92 Noah Syndergaard 2012 0.00 DNP
4 92 Jairo Heredia 2009 0.00 DNP
5 91 Eduardo Rodriguez 2012 0.00 DNP
6 91 Felix Sterling 2012 0.00 DNP
7 91 Victor Payano 2012 0.00 DNP
8 90 Tyrell Jenkins 2012 0.00 DNP
9 90 Clayton Blackburn 2012 0.00 DNP
10 90 Adalberto Mejia 2012 0.00 DNP
11 90 Clayton Cook 2010 0.00 DNP
12 90 Aliangel Lopez 2013 0.00 DNP
13 90 Carlos Diaz 2013 0.00 DNP
14 90 Jayson Aquino 2012 0.00 DNP
15 90 Ranfi Casimiro 2012 0.00 DNP
16 90 Jhondaniel Medina 2012 0.00 DNP
17 89 Jonathan Pettibone 2010 0.00 DNP
18 89 Lino Martinez 2012 0.00 DNP
19 89 Deolis Guerra 2008 0.00 DNP
20 89 Aaron Sanchez 2012 0.00 DNP
21 89 Jose Campos 2012 0.00 DNP
22 89 Julio Teheran 2010 0.00 DNP
23 89 Andrew Faulkner 2012 0.00 DNP
24 89 Edwin Escobar 2011 0.00 DNP
25 89 Adys Portillo 2011 0.00 DNP
26 89 Victor Araujo 2012 0.00 DNP
27 89 Adrian Houser 2012 0.00 DNP
28 89 Domingo German 2012 0.00 DNP
29 88 Jenrry Mejia 2009 0.00 DNP
30 88 Jonathan Martinez 2013 0.00 DNP
31 88 Felix Jorge 2013 0.00 DNP
32 88 Miguel Sulbaran 2013 0.00 DNP
33 88 Raul Alcantara 2012 0.00 DNP
34 88 Benjamin Wells 2012 0.00 DNP
35 88 Hector Silvestre 2012 0.00 DNP
36 88 Jairo Labourt 2013 0.00 DNP
37 87 Martin Perez 2010 0.00 DNP
38 87 Keivi Rojas 2012 0.00 DNP
39 87 Akeel Morris 2012 0.00 DNP
40 87 Carlos Estevez 2012 0.00 DNP
41 87 Jesse Biddle 2011 0.00 DNP
42 87 Blake Snell 2012 0.00 DNP
43 87 Jarlin Garcia 2012 0.00 DNP
44 87 Mauricio Cabrera 2013 0.00 DNP
45 87 Abel De Los Santos 2012 0.00 DNP
46 87 Yorman Landa 2013 0.00 DNP
47 87 Jason Garcia 2012 0.00 DNP
48 87 Manny Banuelos 2010 0.00 DNP
49 86 Stolmy Pimentel 2009 0.00 DNP
50 86 Richard Alvarez 2012 0.00 DNP
51 86 Wilfredo Boscan 2009 0.00 DNP
52 86 Michael Flores 2012 0.00 DNP
53 86 Richard Castillo 2009 0.00 DNP
54 86 Michael Feliz 2012 0.00 DNP
55 86 Kelvin Herrera 2009 0.00 DNP
56 86 Andry Ubiera 2012 0.00 DNP
57 86 Jose Flores 2012 0.00 DNP
58 86 J.C. Ramirez 2008 0.00 DNP
59 86 Brad Hand 2009 0.00 DNP
60 86 Scottie Allen 2011 0.00 DNP
61 86 Carlos Perez 2011 0.00 DNP
62 86 Luis Lugo 2013 0.00 DNP
63 85 Alberto Cabrera 2008 0.00 DNP
64 85 Carlos Pimentel 2009 0.00 DNP
65 85 Mike Foltynewicz 2011 0.00 DNP
66 84 Josh Warner 2012 0.00 DNP
67 84 Garrett Gould 2011 0.00 DNP
68 84 Sergio Gomez 2013 0.00 DNP
69 83 Andrew Bellatti 2011 0.00 DNP
70 83 Johendi Jiminian 2012 0.00 DNP
71 83 Robinson Lopez 2010 0.00 DNP
72 83 Clemente Mendoza 2010 0.00 DNP
73 83 Will Smith 2009 0.00 DNP
74 83 Alex Sanabia 2008 0.00 DNP
75 83 Tyler Vail 2011 0.00 DNP
76 83 Peter Tago 2012 0.00 DNP
77 83 Francis Ramirez 2011 0.00 DNP
78 83 James Pugliese 2012 0.00 DNP
79 83 David Holmberg 2011 0.00 DNP
80 82 Yimmi Brasoban 2013 0.00 DNP
81 82 Kendry Flores 2011 0.00 DNP
82 82 Tyler Skaggs 2011 0.00 DNP
83 82 Roman Mendez 2010 0.00 DNP
84 82 Rigoberto Garcia 2013 0.00 DNP
85 82 Kyle Ryan 2011 0.00 DNP
86 82 Arodys Vizcaino 2010 0.00 DNP
87 82 Kelvin De La Cruz 2008 0.00 DNP
88 82 Fabian Williamson 2008 0.00 DNP
89 82 Brandon Erbe 2007 0.00 DNP
90 82 Seon Gi Kim 2011 0.00 DNP
91 82 John Lamb 2010 0.00 DNP
92 81 Euclides Leyer 2012 0.00 DNP
93 81 Jordan Lyles 2010 0.00 DNP
94 81 Kasey Kiker 2007 0.00 DNP
95 81 Jeurys Familia 2009 0.00 DNP
96 81 Nicholas Bucci 2010 0.00 DNP
97 81 Fabio Castillo 2008 0.00 DNP
98 81 Tyler Chatwood 2009 0.00 DNP
99 81 Kyle Lotzkar 2009 0.00 DNP
100 81 Randall Delgado 2009 0.00 DNP

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  Title Author Date
Prospects Will Break Your Heart: 2013 Organizational RankingsJason Parks2013-03-29
This article requires BP Premium accessProspects Will Break Your Heart: Los Angeles Dodgers Top 10 ProspectsJason Parks2013-01-28


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