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2016 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 22)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
250 .190 2 18 20 0 .197 -0.8
Birth Date5-31-1994
Height6' 0"
Weight190 lbs
Age22 years, 1 months, 26 days
BatsL
ThrowsR
2012
2013
2014
2015
-0.82016
+proj
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 ROY Rk 38 151 .270 .267 .348 .387 .000 .344 103 1.8 4.7 0.6 -0.4 0.4 7.4 0.7 7.4 0.7
2013 LEX A 4 16 .423 .224 .312 .332 .000 .500 82 2.7 0.5 0.3 -0.1 -0.3 3.2 0.3 3.2 0.3
2013 BNC Rk 40 152 .228 .242 .312 .362 .000 .296 97 -5.5 4.6 2.5 -0.5 0.9 2.5 0.2 2.5 0.2
2014 LEX A 105 426 .239 .260 .326 .380 .000 .351 106 -9.6 12.1 5.8 -5.6 -0.7 7.7 0.2 7.7 0.2
2015 LEX A 77 319 .295 .255 .317 .364 .000 .398 102 11.4 8.8 1.2 -0.9 -3.9 17.5 1.8 17.5 1.8
2016 WIL A+ 69 263 .247 .249 .322 .374 .263 .323 98 -3.5 7.1 4.2 -3.4 -0.4 7.4 0.4 7.4 0.4

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 ROY Rk 151 29 32 10 1 1 23 26 34 0 0 .260 .384 .382 .122 .270 7.4 -0.4 0.7
2013 BNC Rk 152 9 30 1 2 1 14 11 38 0 0 .219 .296 .277 .058 .228 2.5 -0.5 0.2
2013 LEX A 16 2 6 3 0 0 1 2 2 0 0 .429 .500 .643 .214 .423 3.2 -0.1 0.3
2014 LEX A 426 47 85 16 1 4 39 46 137 2 3 .233 .325 .315 .082 .239 7.7 -5.6 0.2
2015 LEX A 319 36 75 20 1 3 32 50 81 1 0 .284 .401 .402 .117 .295 17.5 -0.9 1.8
2016 WIL A+ 263 19 47 8 1 4 16 36 85 3 0 .214 .332 .314 .100 .247 7.4 -3.4 0.4

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Injury History  —  No longer being updated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
2014-05-31 2014-06-08 Minors 8 0 - Not Disclosed -

Compensation

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Details

2016 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 3/15/2015 05:35 ET

PCT PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
90o 318 30 65 14 1 3 27 34 101 0 0 .238 .325 .336 .242 3.3 C -1 0.2
80o 295 26 58 13 1 3 24 30 97 0 0 .222 .304 .312 .227 -1.3 C -1 -0.3
70o 278 23 51 11 1 2 22 27 93 0 0 .210 .290 .295 .216 -4.1 C -1 -0.6
60o 264 21 46 10 1 2 20 24 90 0 0 .200 .277 .281 .207 -6.3 C -1 -0.8
50o 250 19 42 9 1 2 18 22 87 0 0 .191 .266 .268 .198 -8.1 C -1 -1.0
40o 236 18 38 8 1 2 17 20 83 0 0 .181 .254 .255 .189 -9.7 C -1 -1.2
30o 222 16 34 7 1 2 15 18 79 0 0 .172 .242 .241 .180 -11.1 C -1 -1.3
20o 205 14 29 6 1 1 13 15 75 0 0 .160 .227 .225 .169 -12.4 C -1 -1.4
10o 182 11 23 5 0 1 11 12 68 0 0 .145 .207 .203 .154 -13.7 C -1 -1.6
Weighted Mean2572045101219238800.195.272.274.202-7.2C -1-0.9

2016 Rest-of-Season Forecast

Last Update: 7/27/2016 10:21 ET

PCT PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
90o 519 51 104 21 2 7 47 57 169 0 0 .234 .325 .341 .245 8.9 C -2 0.7
80o 495 46 95 19 2 7 42 51 166 0 0 .218 .305 .317 .230 1.2 C -2 -0.1
70o 478 42 87 18 2 6 39 47 164 0 0 .206 .290 .300 .219 -3.9 C -2 -0.7
60o 464 39 81 16 2 6 37 44 162 0 0 .197 .278 .286 .210 -8.0 C -2 -1.1
50o 450 36 75 15 2 5 35 41 160 0 0 .188 .267 .272 .201 -11.6 C -2 -1.5
40o 436 34 69 14 1 5 33 38 157 0 0 .179 .255 .259 .193 -15.0 C -2 -1.8
30o 422 31 63 13 1 4 30 35 155 0 0 .169 .243 .245 .183 -18.3 C -2 -2.2
20o 405 28 58 12 1 4 28 31 151 0 0 .158 .228 .229 .172 -21.9 C -2 -2.6
10o 381 25 49 10 1 3 25 27 146 0 0 .143 .208 .207 .157 -26.2 C -2 -3.0
Weighted Mean45738781625364216100.192.272.279.206-9.8C -2-1.3

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
2% 2% 1% 3% 3%

Preseason Long-Term Forecast (Beyond the 2016 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
2017233923768151429341350.195.272.278.203-1.3-10.3-0.82.79.7-21.9-1.7
2018244224073162432361450.196.271.282.204-1.4-10.7-0.82.810.4-23.2-1.8
2019254133972172432361410.196.273.287.206-1.3-9.7-0.82.610.2-21.8-1.8
2020264224075172433381430.198.276.287.207-1.2-9.4-0.82.610.4-21.7-1.8
2021274244175172433371440.200.276.290.208-1.2-9.3-0.82.510.5-21.5-1.8
2022284174073162432371420.199.276.289.208-1.2-9.5-0.82.310.3-21.4-1.8
2023294204176172533371430.200.277.291.209-1.2-9.1-0.82.310.4-20.9-1.8
2024304164075162533371410.201.278.291.209-1.2-9.0-0.82.110.3-20.6-1.8
2025314083973162432361380.201.278.291.209-1.2-8.9-0.82.010.1-20.1-1.8

Long-Term Forecast Based on RoS PECOTA (Beyond the 2016 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
201723250234410121922860.195.272.277.203-1.2-9.7-0.52.08.8-19.9-1.2
2018243183055121425271100.194.269.284.204-1.3-10.8-0.62.410.3-22.9-1.6
2019254394276182635381520.194.270.292.207-1.2-8.7-0.93.210.0-21.1-2.2
2020265135293212641511730.207.292.302.219-0.8-4.6-1.03.612.1-19.3-2.5
2021275195298223744421820.210.283.314.219-0.9-5.9-0.93.513.4-21.9-2.5
2022284083870151532311370.192.260.280.198-1.8-14.7-0.92.611.4-27.8-2.0
2023295005089212742461780.201.281.306.215-1.2-8.1-1.03.113.2-23.4-2.5
2024304053776141532271450.206.262.288.200-1.5-12.0-1.02.49.9-23.3-2.0
20253150248100213541351650.219.279.313.216-1.1-7.4-0.92.812.8-22.1-2.5

Upside By Year

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 PEAK 5
0.50.51.4out of baseball4.42.39.7

Previous Year Preseason Upside By Year

Yr Proj 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 PEAK 5
20151.42.200.50.90.15.2

Comparable Players (Similarity Index 89)

Rank Score Name Year TAv Trend
1 97 Tim Remes 2014 .000 DNP
2 94 Beau Brooks 2010 .000 DNP
3 94 Allan de San Miguel 2010 .000 DNP
4 94 Jeffrey Glenn 2014 .000 DNP
5 94 Marcus Littlewood 2014 .000 DNP
6 92 Michael Perez 2015 .000 DNP
7 92 Brian Holberton 2014 .000 DNP
8 91 Ryan Battaglia 2014 .000 DNP
9 91 Carson Blair 2012 .000 DNP
10 91 Daniel Klein 2013 .000 DNP
11 91 Petey Paramore 2009 .000 DNP
12 91 Jonathan Schwind 2012 .000 DNP
13 91 Fernando Pujadas 2014 .000 DNP
14 90 Dane Phillips 2013 .000 DNP
15 90 Charlie Valerio 2013 .000 DNP
16 90 Jason Castro 2009 .000 DNP
17 90 Ryan Ortiz 2010 .000 DNP
18 90 Nick Hundley 2006 .000 DNP
19 90 Sean McCraw 2008 .000 DNP
20 90 Logan Moore 2013 .000 DNP
21 90 Bennett Pickar 2013 .000 DNP
22 90 Jason Hagerty 2010 .000 DNP
23 89 Nick Derba 2008 .000 DNP
24 89 Jake Lowery 2013 .000 DNP
25 89 Daniel Rohlfing 2011 .000 DNP
26 89 Alan Rick 2006 .000 DNP
27 89 Boss Moanaroa 2014 .000 DNP
28 89 Joseph Maloney 2013 .000 DNP
29 89 Armando Araiza 2015 .000 DNP
30 89 Justin Brashear 2007 .000 DNP
31 89 Steven Lerud 2007 .000 DNP
32 89 Matt Smith 2008 .000 DNP
33 89 Koby Clemens 2009 .000 DNP
34 89 Jesus Montero 2013 .000 DNP
35 89 Gabriel Lino 2015 .000 DNP
36 89 Adrian Nieto 2012 .000 DNP
37 89 Cameron Rupp 2011 .000 DNP
38 89 Jobduan Morales 2013 .000 DNP
39 89 Josh Elander 2013 .000 DNP
40 88 Carlos Ramirez 2010 .000 DNP
41 88 Jack Murphy 2010 .000 DNP
42 88 Kellin Deglan 2014 .000 DNP
43 88 Sandy Leon 2011 .000 DNP
44 88 Jameson Smith 2009 .000 DNP
45 88 Blake Forsythe 2012 .000 DNP
46 88 Tyler Roberts 2013 .000 DNP
47 88 Jose Bonilla 2011 .000 DNP
48 88 Jin-Ho Shin 2014 .000 DNP
49 88 Christian Carmichael 2014 .000 DNP
50 88 Joe Bowen 2010 .000 DNP
51 88 David Freitas 2011 .000 DNP
52 88 Jacob Julius 2008 .000 DNP
53 88 Pierce Rankin 2011 .000 DNP
54 88 Joseph Jackson 2014 .000 DNP
55 88 Michael Quesada 2012 .000 DNP
56 88 Jackson Williams 2008 .000 DNP
57 87 Anthony Recker 2006 .000 DNP
58 87 Spencer Navin 2015 .000 DNP
59 87 Santiago Nessy 2015 .000 DNP
60 87 Carlos Guzman 2008 .000 DNP
61 87 Cody Stanley 2011 .000 DNP
62 87 Ernesto Genoves 2013 .000 DNP
63 87 Shawn Zarraga 2011 .000 DNP
64 87 Francisco Cervelli 2008 -.080
65 87 Harold Riggins 2012 .000 DNP
66 87 Beau Taylor 2012 .000 DNP
67 87 Zachary Fisher 2014 .000 DNP
68 87 Luke Maile 2013 .000 DNP
69 87 Spencer Kieboom 2013 .000 DNP
70 87 Ali Solis 2010 .000 DNP
71 87 Roberto Perez 2011 .000 DNP
72 86 Victor Castillo 2007 .000 DNP
73 86 Alfredo Gonzalez 2015 .000 DNP
74 86 Austin Rauch 2010 .000 DNP
75 86 Ulrich Snijders 2009 .000 DNP
76 86 Chase Weems 2011 .000 DNP
77 86 Alex Avila 2009 .320
78 86 Philip Pohl 2013 .000 DNP
79 86 Jonathan Greene 2008 .000 DNP
80 86 Kody Hinze 2010 .000 DNP
81 86 Kolbrin Vitek 2011 .000 DNP
82 86 Isaias Tejeda 2014 .000 DNP
83 86 Elvin Soto 2014 .000 DNP
84 86 Ricardo Burgos 2009 .000 DNP
85 86 Seth Conner 2014 .000 DNP
86 86 Justin Bloxom 2010 .000 DNP
87 86 Parker Berberet 2012 .000 DNP
88 86 Joseph White 2008 .000 DNP
89 86 Nick DeSantiago 2013 .000 DNP
90 86 Andrew Knapp 2014 .000 DNP
91 86 Jeffrey Cunningham 2008 .000 DNP
92 86 Michael Bolaski 2014 .000 DNP
93 86 Lou Marson 2008 .577
94 86 Abel Baker 2013 .000 DNP
95 86 John Murrian 2010 .000 DNP
96 86 Jan Vazquez 2013 .000 DNP
97 86 Tyson Van Winkle 2010 .000 DNP
98 86 Juan Apodaca 2009 .000 DNP
99 86 Brian Ragira 2014 .000 DNP
100 86 Tobias Streich 2010 .000 DNP

Platoon

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  Title Author Date
This is Not Your Father's Baseball Road Trip: Day Two: Asheville and HickoryJordan Shusterman2014-05-29
This is Not Your Father's Baseball Road Trip: Day Two: Asheville and HickoryJake Mintz2014-05-29


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Advanced Catching Metrics

Year Lg Framing Chances CSAA Framing Runs Blocking Chances EPAA Blocking Runs SB Attempts SRAA TRAA Throwing Runs FRAA Adj. FRAA
2013 afx 0 .000 0.0 190 .001 -0.1 5 .013 .004 -0.0 -0.1 0.0
2014 afx 0 .000 0.0 4229 .003 -3.1 118 -.011 .005 0.7 -2.4 0.0
2015 afx 0 .000 0.0 2255 -.001 0.8 89 .012 .009 -0.7 0.2 0.0
2016 afa 0 .000 0.0 0 .000 0.0 108 .063 .021 -4.0 -4.0 0.0

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