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2017 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 26)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
250 .242 7 27 29 1 .252 0.6
Birth Date6-15-1991
Height6' 0"
Weight200 lbs
Age26 years, 1 months, 12 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
2013
2014
2015
2016
0.62017
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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 35 135 .233 .251 .324 .373 .259 .281 97 -4 4.0 -1.4 -1.7 -0.3 -1.7 -0.3 -1.7 -0.3
2012 BOI A- 14 56 .312 .247 .318 .355 .253 .435 127 3 1.5 -0.5 -1.4 -1.8 2.2 0.1 2.2 0.1
2012 CUB Rk 3 12 .319 .251 .308 .372 .258 .333 96 0.8 0.4 -0.1 -0.5 0.4 1.5 0.1 1.5 0.1
2013 KNC A 55 212 .281 .253 .321 .373 .255 .335 110 4.6 5.9 -2.3 4.5 1.5 9.8 1.5 9.8 1.5
2013 DAY A+ 42 160 .272 .255 .322 .366 .254 .317 100 2.2 4.7 -1.8 0.6 0.6 5.6 0.6 5.6 0.6
2014 DAY A+ 111 438 .276 .254 .320 .372 .251 .338 102 7.9 12.8 -4.2 -12.5 -2.1 14.4 0.2 14.4 0.2
2015 TEN AA 113 433 .287 .250 .326 .366 .265 .302 97 12.1 11.6 -3.6 2.2 0.1 20.2 2.4 20.2 2.4
2016 TEN AA 86 294 .323 .250 .322 .361 .261 .355 99 18.5 7.9 -2.9 2.6 0.0 23.5 2.8 23.5 2.8
2016 IOW AAA 22 81 .310 .266 .331 .406 .274 .333 90 4.2 2.3 -0.8 -1.5 0.3 6.0 0.5 6.0 0.5
2017 IOW AAA 78 236 .269 .273 .340 .432 .269 .327 100 2.5 7.2 -2.6 -1.9 -2.5 4.7 0.3 4.7 0.3

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 BOI A- 56 9 21 6 0 1 8 2 7 0 1 .396 .411 .566 .170 .312 2.2 -1.4 0.1
2012 CUB Rk 12 3 4 1 0 1 1 0 2 2 0 .333 .333 .667 .333 .319 1.5 -0.5 0.1
2012 PEO A 135 16 27 7 1 0 11 10 26 2 1 .221 .280 .295 .074 .233 -1.7 -1.7 -0.3
2013 KNC A 212 24 56 8 0 2 18 21 25 5 3 .303 .374 .378 .076 .281 9.8 4.5 1.5
2013 DAY A+ 160 22 40 7 3 2 20 14 24 3 0 .276 .338 .407 .131 .272 5.6 0.6 0.6
2014 DAY A+ 438 58 108 22 6 10 56 42 87 4 8 .281 .363 .448 .167 .276 14.4 -12.5 0.2
2015 TEN AA 433 56 93 19 4 4 47 67 60 7 4 .261 .379 .370 .109 .287 20.2 2.2 2.4
2016 TEN AA 294 43 80 17 0 9 36 35 49 0 0 .312 .395 .484 .172 .323 23.5 2.6 2.8
2016 IOW AAA 81 10 20 5 0 1 8 7 14 0 0 .286 .350 .400 .114 .310 6.0 -1.5 0.5
2017 IOW AAA 236 28 56 13 2 4 33 28 42 2 1 .273 .366 .415 .141 .269 4.7 -1.9 0.3

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

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

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Details

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 316 40 78 16 1 10 40 38 64 1 1 .288 .379 .469 .297 18.4 LF 0, RF 0 2.1
80o 293 36 69 14 1 9 36 34 61 1 1 .272 .361 .442 .282 12.7 LF 0, RF 0 1.4
70o 277 33 63 13 1 8 32 31 59 1 1 .260 .347 .423 .272 9.0 LF 0, RF 0 1.0
60o 263 30 57 12 1 7 30 28 57 1 1 .251 .336 .407 .263 6.2 LF 0, RF 0 0.7
50o 250 28 53 11 1 7 28 26 55 1 1 .242 .325 .393 .254 3.8 LF 0, RF 0 0.5
40o 237 25 49 10 1 6 25 24 53 1 0 .233 .314 .378 .246 1.5 LF 0, RF 0 0.2
30o 223 23 45 9 1 6 23 22 51 1 0 .223 .303 .362 .237 -0.6 LF 0, RF 0 0.0
20o 207 21 39 8 1 5 21 19 48 1 0 .212 .290 .344 .227 -2.7 LF 0, RF 0 -0.3
10o 184 17 33 7 1 4 17 16 44 0 0 .197 .271 .319 .212 -5.2 LF 0, RF 0 -0.5
Weighted Mean2562955111729275611.246.330.400.2594.9LF 0, RF 00.6

2017 Rest-of-Season Forecast

Last Update: 7/27/2017 11:17 ET

PCT PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
90o 516 64 126 26 3 14 62 62 103 2 1 .284 .376 .452 .296 30.6 RF 0, LF 0 3.3
80o 493 58 114 23 2 13 57 57 101 2 1 .268 .357 .426 .281 21.9 RF 0, LF 0 2.4
70o 477 54 107 22 2 12 53 53 100 2 1 .257 .344 .408 .271 16.1 RF 0, LF 0 1.8
60o 463 51 99 20 2 11 50 50 99 2 1 .247 .332 .393 .262 11.4 RF 0, LF 0 1.2
50o 450 48 94 19 2 11 47 47 98 1 1 .238 .322 .379 .254 7.3 RF 0, LF 0 0.8
40o 437 45 89 18 2 10 45 44 96 1 1 .230 .311 .365 .245 3.3 RF 0, LF 0 0.4
30o 423 42 83 17 2 9 42 41 95 1 1 .220 .300 .350 .236 -0.6 RF 0, LF 0 -0.1
20o 407 39 76 15 2 9 39 37 93 1 1 .209 .287 .332 .226 -4.9 RF 0, LF 0 -0.5
10o 384 35 67 14 1 8 35 33 90 1 1 .195 .268 .309 .211 -10.3 RF 0, LF 0 -1.1
Weighted Mean45650972021149489811.243.327.386.2589.3RF 0, LF 01.0

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
1% 12% 9% 22% 29%

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
201827223274710162525511.239.331.389.2670.75.7-0.4-1.25.81.60.4
20192823529489172726530.236.325.390.2640.65.3-0.5-1.36.11.10.5
20202920024408152222480.230.319.380.2590.43.3-0.4-1.25.2-0.30.4
20213020926448162323470.238.329.387.2650.64.8-0.4-1.35.41.00.4
20223120525428162322460.236.326.390.2650.54.5-0.4-1.35.31.00.4
20233217722377152019400.234.324.384.2620.43.3-0.4-1.24.60.30.3
20243316520357151818380.234.324.383.2610.43.0-0.4-1.24.30.20.3
20253415619326141717360.234.323.381.2610.32.7-0.3-1.14.00.10.3
20263514818316141616340.233.323.380.2600.32.5-0.3-1.13.80.10.3

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Rank Score Name Year TAv Trend
1 94 Mike Baxter 2011 .283
2 93 Jordan Parraz 2011 .000 DNP
3 93 Bronson Sardinha 2009 .000 DNP
4 92 Taylor Motter 2016 .228
5 92 Ben Guez 2013 .000 DNP
6 90 Sawyer Carroll 2012 .000 DNP
7 89 Eddy Martinez-Esteve 2010 .000 DNP
8 88 Thomas Neal 2014 .000 DNP
9 88 Tim Wheeler 2014 .000 DNP
10 88 Steve Susdorf 2012 .000 DNP
11 87 Jake Goebbert 2014 .237
12 87 Jeremy Slayden 2009 .000 DNP
13 87 Colin Curtis 2011 .000 DNP
14 87 Ben Copeland 2010 .000 DNP
15 86 Kentrail Davis 2014 .000 DNP
16 86 David Espinosa 2008 .000 DNP
17 86 Caleb Gindl 2015 .000 DNP
18 86 Jeff McVaney 2016 .000 DNP
19 85 Cole Gillespie 2010 .240
20 85 Chad Huffman 2011 .000 DNP
21 85 Derrick Mitchell 2013 .000 DNP
22 85 Kevin Rivers 2015 .000 DNP
23 85 Javier Brito 2009 .000 DNP
24 85 Jeffrey Corsaletti 2009 .000 DNP
25 85 Jaff Decker 2016 .158
26 85 Eric Nielsen 2008 .000 DNP
27 84 Cory Vaughn 2015 .000 DNP
28 84 Kevin Heller 2016 .000 DNP
29 84 William Ballou 2016 .000 DNP
30 84 Shane Peterson 2014 .000 DNP
31 84 Bubba Bell 2009 .000 DNP
32 84 L.J. Hoes 2016 .000 DNP
33 83 Adam Melker 2014 .000 DNP
34 83 Scott Van Slyke 2013 .285
35 83 Chris Carter 2009 .086
36 83 Ryan Spilborghs 2006 .246
37 83 Jon Zeringue 2009 .000 DNP
38 83 Seth Smith 2009 .291
39 83 Daniel Paolini 2016 .000 DNP
40 83 Christian Marrero 2013 .000 DNP
41 83 Jake Smolinski 2015 .260
42 83 Carlos Moncrief 2015 .000 DNP
43 83 Mikie Mahtook 2016 .184
44 83 Zelous Wheeler 2013 .000 DNP
45 83 Brady Shoemaker 2013 .000 DNP
46 83 Jordan Brown 2010 .203
47 83 Drew Macias 2009 .245
48 83 Marvin Lowrance 2011 .000 DNP
49 82 Josh Kroeger 2009 .000 DNP
50 82 Cameron Seitzer 2016 .000 DNP
51 82 Brandon Guyer 2012 .329
52 82 Roberto Lopez 2012 .000 DNP
53 82 Jason Delaney 2009 .000 DNP
54 82 Eric Campbell 2013 .000 DNP
55 82 Collin Cowgill 2012 .238
56 82 Matt Miller 2009 .000 DNP
57 82 Xavier Avery 2016 .000 DNP
58 82 Mark Haddow 2014 .000 DNP
59 82 Mark Canha 2015 .270
60 82 Dave Sappelt 2013 .199
61 82 Jim Gallagher 2012 .000 DNP
62 82 Rich Poythress 2014 .000 DNP
63 82 Jon Jay 2011 .275
64 82 Chris Nowak 2009 .000 DNP
65 82 Michael Taylor 2012 .105
66 82 Travis Denker 2012 .000 DNP
67 82 David Kelton 2006 .000 DNP
68 82 Adalberto Santos 2014 .000 DNP
69 82 Deibinson Romero 2013 .000 DNP
70 81 Fred Lewis 2007 .267
71 81 Jared Prince 2012 .000 DNP
72 81 Chris Swauger 2013 .000 DNP
73 81 Lane Adams 2016 .000 DNP
74 81 Brad Nelson 2009 .035
75 81 Josh Prince 2014 .000 DNP
76 81 Brian Bogusevic 2010 .177
77 81 Jantzen Witte 2016 .000 DNP
78 81 Chris McGuiness 2014 .000 DNP
79 81 Freddy Sandoval 2009 .146
80 81 Jamie Hoffmann 2011 -.033
81 81 Casey Rogowski 2007 .000 DNP
82 81 Matt Hague 2012 .192
83 81 Dan Butler 2013 .000 DNP
84 81 Steve Tolleson 2010 .291
85 81 Andrew Heid 2014 .000 DNP
86 81 Jared Goedert 2011 .000 DNP
87 81 Matthew Spencer 2012 .000 DNP
88 81 David Lough 2012 .210
89 81 Craig Cooper 2011 .000 DNP
90 81 Matt Carpenter 2012 .293
91 81 Jason Rogers 2014 .170
92 81 Hunter Brown 2006 .000 DNP
93 81 Adam Abraham 2013 .000 DNP
94 81 Gabe Gross 2006 .295
95 81 Brian Van Kirk 2012 .000 DNP
96 81 Chris Heisey 2011 .293
97 81 Frank Curreri 2009 .000 DNP
98 81 Adron Chambers 2013 .185
99 80 Logan Schafer 2013 .219
100 80 Colin Walsh 2016 .194

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