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Portrait of Yasiel Balaguert

Yasiel Balaguert LFCubs

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2017 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 24)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
250 .217 8 23 29 0 .211 -0.5
Birth Date1-9-1993
Height6' 2"
Weight215 lbs
Age24 years, 3 months, 20 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2013
2014
2015
2016
-0.52017
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA 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 PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2012 PEO A 39 155 .177 .257 .326 .380 .260 .300 98 -14 4.6 -1.6 -3.2 -0.3 -11.4 -1.5 -11.4 -1.5
2012 CUB Rk 32 128 .264 .259 .334 .385 .267 .281 94 0.7 4.0 -1.4 -2.1 0.5 3.7 0.2 3.7 0.2
2013 BOI A- 63 269 .278 .245 .328 .347 .269 .329 106 4.7 6.9 -2.6 0.7 -2.1 6.9 0.8 6.9 0.8
2013 CUB Rk 4 18 .341 .263 .374 .397 .300 .364 90 1.6 0.5 -0.2 -0.2 -0.0 2.0 0.2 2.0 0.2
2014 KNC A 93 392 .247 .251 .320 .367 .261 .309 96 -5.3 11.2 -4.6 6.8 -1.8 -0.5 0.6 -0.5 0.6
2014 CUB Rk 3 13 .258 .266 .332 .394 .264 .273 95 0 0.5 -0.2 0.0 -0.1 -0.4 -0.1 -0.4 -0.1
2015 SBN A 82 339 .250 .254 .312 .360 .251 .305 104 -3.5 9.3 -4.9 -0.0 -2.8 -1.8 -0.2 -1.8 -0.2
2016 MYR A+ 135 583 .266 .259 .334 .391 .266 .306 98 3.6 16.7 -10.6 11.8 -1.2 8.4 2.1 8.4 2.1
2016 CAR Wnt 31 127 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .360 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2017 TEN AA 21 83 .165 .246 .319 .358 .266 .340 96 -8 2.2 -1.3 -0.7 0.1 -7.0 -0.8 -7.0 -0.8

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2012 PEO A 155 10 31 5 0 1 18 5 49 0 1 .208 .232 .262 .054 .177 -11.4 -3.2 -1.5
2012 CUB Rk 128 16 27 4 2 2 15 10 27 1 1 .235 .289 .357 .122 .264 3.7 -2.1 0.2
2013 BOI A- 269 33 62 15 1 8 48 26 70 1 3 .261 .331 .433 .172 .278 6.9 0.7 0.8
2013 CUB Rk 18 3 4 2 1 0 2 3 4 0 0 .267 .389 .533 .267 .341 2.0 -0.2 0.2
2014 KNC A 392 45 93 17 2 7 53 20 86 0 2 .252 .291 .366 .114 .247 -0.5 6.8 0.6
2014 CUB Rk 13 1 3 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 .250 .308 .583 .333 .258 -0.4 0.0 -0.1
2015 SBN A 339 34 86 18 2 7 40 17 54 3 1 .271 .310 .407 .136 .250 -1.8 -0.0 -0.2
2016 CAR Wnt 127 12 33 4 1 1 10 8 29 1 0 .277 .323 .353 .076 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2016 MYR A+ 583 62 140 25 2 19 96 43 125 5 1 .263 .316 .424 .161 .266 8.4 11.8 2.1
2017 TEN AA 83 6 18 5 0 0 12 1 29 0 0 .220 .229 .280 .061 .165 -7.0 -0.7 -0.8

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 CSAA_CHANCES CSAA_RT

Injury History  —  No longer being updated

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

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-07-08 2014-08-15 Minors 38 0 - Foot Not Disclosed -

Compensation

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2017 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 1/27/2017 12:35 ET

PCT PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
90o 515 56 125 23 2 18 64 25 132 0 0 .259 .296 .426 .256 6.5 1B 6, RF 1 1.5
80o 493 51 113 21 2 16 58 22 129 0 0 .243 .279 .401 .241 -0.9 1B 6, RF 1 0.7
70o 477 47 105 19 2 15 54 21 127 0 0 .233 .267 .383 .231 -5.9 1B 6, RF 1 0.1
60o 463 44 97 18 1 14 51 19 125 0 0 .223 .257 .367 .222 -9.9 1B 6, RF 1 -0.4
50o 450 41 91 17 1 13 48 18 123 0 0 .215 .248 .353 .214 -13.4 1B 5, RF 1 -0.8
40o 437 39 85 16 1 12 45 17 121 0 0 .206 .238 .339 .206 -16.6 1B 5, RF 1 -1.1
30o 423 36 79 15 1 11 43 16 119 0 0 .197 .228 .324 .197 -19.9 1B 5, RF 1 -1.5
20o 407 33 72 13 1 10 39 14 116 0 0 .186 .216 .306 .187 -23.4 1B 5, RF 1 -1.9
10o 385 29 63 12 1 9 35 13 112 0 0 .172 .200 .282 .172 -27.8 1B 5, RF 1 -2.4
Weighted Mean456439417114501912400.219.252.360.218-11.71B 5, RF 1-0.6

Preseason Long-Term Forecast (Beyond the 2017 Projections)

Playing time estimates are based on performance, not Depth Charts.
Year Age PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP VORP BRR POS_ADJ REP_ADJ RAA FRAA
201825282315811193313780.221.260.374.229-0.2-5.9-0.6-3.77.3-8.94.0
2019262893260111103414790.221.261.376.230-0.2-5.9-0.6-3.97.5-8.94.0
202027262285410193013720.218.258.369.226-0.3-6.4-0.6-3.66.8-9.03.7
202128257285310183013710.219.260.372.228-0.2-5.8-0.6-3.66.7-8.33.6
20222923426499182712640.221.262.374.230-0.2-5.0-0.5-3.36.1-7.23.3
20233022725489182612620.220.263.374.230-0.2-4.8-0.5-3.35.9-7.03.2
20243121624448172511590.220.262.373.230-0.2-4.8-0.5-3.25.6-6.73.0
20253220322438172310560.219.262.371.229-0.2-4.6-0.4-3.05.3-6.42.8
20263319121397162210530.219.262.369.228-0.2-4.5-0.4-2.95.0-6.22.7

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Rank Score Name Year TAv Trend
1 96 Mickey Wiswall 2013 .000 DNP
2 95 Christopher Serritella 2014 .000 DNP
3 95 Ben Paulsen 2012 .000 DNP
4 94 Robert Lyerly 2012 .000 DNP
5 94 Frank Schwindel 2016 .000 DNP
6 94 Micah Schnurstein 2009 .000 DNP
7 94 Dillon Baird 2012 .000 DNP
8 93 Gabe Jacobo 2011 .000 DNP
9 93 Eduardo Perez 2009 .000 DNP
10 92 Matt Oberste 2016 .000 DNP
11 92 Rebel Ridling 2010 .000 DNP
12 92 Russ Canzler 2010 .000 DNP
13 92 Sean Halton 2011 .000 DNP
14 92 Marcus Davis 2016 .000 DNP
15 92 Josh Mazzola 2010 .000 DNP
16 91 Mauro Gomez 2009 .000 DNP
17 91 Luis Domoromo 2016 .000 DNP
18 91 Luke Anders 2011 .000 DNP
19 91 Marty Herum 2016 .000 DNP
20 91 Chris Errecart 2009 .000 DNP
21 91 Mark Fleisher 2008 .000 DNP
22 91 Aderlin Rodriguez 2016 .000 DNP
23 91 Ricky Oropesa 2014 .000 DNP
24 91 Angel Villalona 2015 .000 DNP
25 90 Chris Swauger 2011 .000 DNP
26 90 Michael Jones 2009 .000 DNP
27 90 Casey Haerther 2012 .000 DNP
28 90 Philip Wunderlich 2013 .000 DNP
29 90 Nate Freiman 2011 .000 DNP
30 90 Brian Ragira 2016 .000 DNP
31 89 Cody Hawn 2013 .000 DNP
32 89 Justin Miller 2013 .000 DNP
33 89 Curt Smith 2011 .000 DNP
34 89 Steven Proscia 2014 .000 DNP
35 89 Dominic Ficociello 2016 .000 DNP
36 89 John Wooten 2015 .000 DNP
37 89 Marcos Vechionacci 2011 .000 DNP
38 89 Tony Plagman 2012 .000 DNP
39 88 Beau Mills 2011 .000 DNP
40 88 Bill Rhinehart 2009 .000 DNP
41 88 Sean Ochinko 2012 .000 DNP
42 88 K.C. Hobson 2015 .000 DNP
43 88 Brett Pill 2009 .000 DNP
44 88 Douglas Landaeta 2013 .000 DNP
45 88 Angelo Songco 2013 .000 DNP
46 88 Logan Parker 2009 .000 DNP
47 88 David Medina 2013 .000 DNP
48 88 Jesus Cota 2006 .000 DNP
49 88 Jim Gallagher 2010 .000 DNP
50 88 Matthew Sulentic 2012 .000 DNP
51 88 Dan Black 2012 .000 DNP
52 87 Richard Jones 2012 .000 DNP
53 87 Stephen Head 2008 .000 DNP
54 87 Mark Ori 2008 .000 DNP
55 87 Jon Talley 2013 .000 DNP
56 87 James Van Ostrand 2009 .000 DNP
57 86 Joe Mahoney 2011 .000 DNP
58 86 Brett Nicholas 2013 .000 DNP
59 86 Joey Terdoslavich 2013 .230
60 86 Mark Trumbo 2010 .075
61 86 Ryan McBroom 2016 .000 DNP
62 86 Steve Murphy 2008 .000 DNP
63 86 Nathan Hanson 2011 .000 DNP
64 86 Aaron Baker 2012 .000 DNP
65 86 Mark Hamilton 2009 .000 DNP
66 86 Steven Liddle 2012 .000 DNP
67 85 Derrick Mitchell 2011 .000 DNP
68 85 Dalton Hicks 2014 .000 DNP
69 85 Brian Harrison 2013 .000 DNP
70 85 Taylor Ard 2014 .000 DNP
71 85 Steven Caseres 2011 .000 DNP
72 85 Tony Thompson 2013 .000 DNP
73 85 Danny Perales 2009 .000 DNP
74 85 Matt Fields 2010 .000 DNP
75 85 Justin Bour 2012 .000 DNP
76 85 Michael Gonzales 2012 .000 DNP
77 85 Dustin Lawley 2013 .000 DNP
78 84 Billy Nowlin 2011 .000 DNP
79 84 Jared Bolden 2011 .000 DNP
80 84 Michael Snyder 2014 .000 DNP
81 84 Deibinson Romero 2011 .000 DNP
82 84 Jeremy Synan 2011 .000 DNP
83 84 Tim Morris 2012 .000 DNP
84 84 Chris Johnson 2009 .085
85 84 Richard Lucas 2013 .000 DNP
86 84 Brad Corley 2008 .000 DNP
87 84 Adam Bailey 2012 .000 DNP
88 84 Kipp Schutz 2012 .000 DNP
89 84 Matt Hague 2010 .000 DNP
90 84 Evan Bigley 2011 .000 DNP
91 84 Daniel Ortiz 2014 .000 DNP
92 84 Kuo Hui Lo 2010 .000 DNP
93 84 Kyle Waldrop 2016 .225
94 84 Joe Sever 2015 .000 DNP
95 84 Kyle Roller 2012 .000 DNP
96 84 Jake Shaffer 2012 .000 DNP
97 84 Jeffrey Cunningham 2010 .000 DNP
98 83 Mike Paulk 2008 .000 DNP
99 83 Michael Spina 2011 .000 DNP
100 83 Raul Reyes 2011 .000 DNP

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This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of Thursday, May 28, 2015Brendan Gawlowski2015-05-29
This article requires BP Premium accessNotes from the Field: April 29, 2014BP Prospect Staff2014-04-29


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