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Portrait of Andrew Velazquez

Andrew Velazquez SSD-backs

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 19)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
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Birth Date7-14-1994
Height5' 8"
Weight175 lbs
Age20 years, 0 months, 9 days
BatsB
ThrowsR
2010
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WARP Summary

Standard

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

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 PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2012 DIA Rk 29 139 .322 .266 .349 .406 .277 .434 97 9.9 4.3 0 1.7 6.1 18.8 2.0 18.8 2.0
2012 MSO Rk 14 56 .234 .281 .347 .413 .269 .282 110 -1.7 1.7 0.4 -0.5 0.7 1.4 0.1 1.4 0.1
2013 SBN A 65 257 .251 .256 .329 .381 .262 .345 100 -2.4 7.2 2.2 -7.7 -0.6 4.5 -0.3 4.5 -0.3
2014 SBN A 95 446 .301 .257 .326 .382 .265 .377 99 20 13.0 5.6 -0.9 3.4 38.0 3.8 38.0 3.8

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 MSO Rk 56 9 11 0 2 0 4 5 12 2 0 .220 .286 .300 .080 .234 1.4 -0.5 0.1
2012 DIA Rk 139 33 37 8 5 1 20 18 35 20 3 .319 .406 .500 .181 .322 18.8 1.7 2.0
2013 SBN A 257 23 61 10 4 0 16 21 59 7 2 .260 .319 .336 .077 .251 4.5 -7.7 -0.3
2014 SBN A 446 66 115 14 14 6 40 46 96 40 10 .296 .376 .451 .155 .301 38.0 -0.9 3.8

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

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation

Compensation

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BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2014-07-07 11:00:00 (link to chat)Which Diamondbacks SS would you rather have: Sergio Alcantara or Andrew Velazquez? I'm guessing Alcantara, but Velazquez did just tie Betts' on-base streak.
(Steve from Arizona)
Alcantara. (Jason Parks on the Top 50)
2014-06-24 13:00:00 (link to chat)Any thoughts on Diamondbacks prospect Andrew Velazquez? Looks like he's had a great season. I know he's repeating a level, but he's still young for the league. The speed profile really stands out between the stolen bases and the triples.
(Steve from Phoenix)
He's not a burner, but is quick. I have plus times on him. I like the profile as a 2nd division SS or utility guy. He's a grinder, and his approach is advanced for a kid his age. He doesn't give away at bats, and plays the game hard. I wouldn't bet against him reaching the big leagues in some capacity, even though the profile isn't ultra sexy. (Jordan Gorosh)


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