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Portrait of John Walter

John Walter PRoyals

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 23)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
33.0 5.20 1.60 24 1 0 1 -0.3
Birth Date5-20-1991
Height6' 5"
Weight225 lbs
Age23 years, 5 months, 1 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
2011
2012
2013
-0.32014
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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

'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 GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2012 BNC Rk 21 0 27.3 3.73 128 .185 .256 .329 .383 .259 .262 102 6.1 0.6 6.1 0.6
2013 LEX A 18 0 26.7 2.05 148 .116 .243 .314 .353 .260 .138 88 6.8 0.7 6.8 0.7
2013 IDA Rk 1 0 1.0 7.23 89 .304 .286 .369 .409 .279 .400 108 -0.0 -0.0 -0.0 -0.0
2014 WIL A+ 30 3 64.0 5.76 55 .269 .257 .322 .378 .255 .310 85 -3.8 -0.4 -3.8 -0.4

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 BNC Rk 3 1 9 21 0 27.3 17 7 35 1 55% .262 5.6 2.3 0.3 11.5 0.88 2.63 6.1 0.6
2013 LEX A 1 1 8 18 0 26.7 8 4 31 0 64% .138 2.7 1.4 0.0 10.5 0.45 1.01 6.8 0.7
2013 IDA Rk 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 2 0 0 0 100% .400 18.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.00 9.00 -0.0 -0.0
2014 WIL A+ 6 3 0 30 3 64.0 66 22 44 3 55% .310 9.3 3.1 0.4 6.2 1.38 3.80 -3.8 -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

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-04-07 2014-05-04 Minors 27 0 - Not Disclosed - -
2014-04-07 2014-05-07 Minors 30 0 - Abdomen Strain -

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 2.1 0.8 1.8 39 0 54.3 45 21 39 5 .254 1.21 3.67 3.99 5.1 0.5
80o 1.7 0.7 1.5 34 0 46.6 43 20 34 5 .273 1.34 4.17 4.53 1.6 0.2
70o 1.5 0.5 1.2 30 0 41.3 41 19 30 4 .287 1.43 4.54 4.93 -0.3 -0.0
60o 1.3 0.5 1.1 27 0 36.9 38 18 27 4 .299 1.52 4.86 5.29 -1.7 -0.2
50o 1.1 0.4 0.9 24 0 32.9 36 16 24 4 .310 1.60 5.18 5.63 -2.7 -0.3
40o 1 0.3 0.8 21 0 29.1 34 15 21 4 .321 1.69 5.50 5.98 -3.5 -0.4
30o 0.8 0.2 0.6 18 0 25.1 31 14 18 3 .333 1.78 5.85 6.36 -4.0 -0.4
20o 0.7 0.2 0.5 15 0 20.6 27 12 15 3 .347 1.90 6.28 6.82 -4.2 -0.4
10o 0.5 0.1 0.3 11 0 14.7 21 10 11 2 .367 2.07 6.90 7.5 -4.0 -0.4
Weighted Mean1.10.40.923031.83416234.3061.575.115.56-2.4-0.2

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
20152410128038401929550.3001.544.935.369.44.56.81.2-0.2
20162521131043451833550.3021.454.675.089.33.76.91.0-0.1
20172621133045471935550.3031.474.594.989.43.87.01.0-0.0
20182721133046471835550.2991.414.424.809.23.56.81.00.1
20192821135048491937550.3031.434.414.809.33.67.00.90.1
20202921134047491835550.3031.434.494.889.43.46.71.00.0
20213021134047491833550.3001.444.454.839.43.56.41.00.1
20223121132045471731550.2991.434.434.829.53.46.21.00.1
20233221131042441629550.2991.434.444.839.43.46.21.10.1

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
30.3out of baseball0.50.70.34.7

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8 93 Branden Pinder 2012 0.00 DNP
9 93 Alexis Lara 2010 0.00 DNP
10 93 Preston Claiborne 2011 0.00 DNP
11 93 Henry Mabee 2009 0.00 DNP
12 93 Josh Judy 2009 0.00 DNP
13 92 Blaine Hardy 2010 0.00 DNP
14 92 Joe Paterson 2009 0.00 DNP
15 92 Rob Wooten 2009 0.00 DNP
16 92 Matt Meyer 2008 0.00 DNP
17 92 Jimmy Reyes 2012 0.00 DNP
18 92 Brian Garman 2012 0.00 DNP
19 92 Mace Thurman 2010 0.00 DNP
20 92 Sam Freeman 2010 0.00 DNP
21 92 Matt Chaffee 2012 0.00 DNP
22 92 Taylor Wilding 2008 0.00 DNP
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24 92 Barret Browning 2008 0.00 DNP
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27 91 Omar Duran 2013 0.00 DNP
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29 91 Greg Holland 2009 0.00 DNP
30 91 Steve Cishek 2009 0.00 DNP
31 91 Josh Smith 2011 0.00 DNP
32 91 Justin Miller 2010 0.00 DNP
33 91 Will Savage 2008 0.00 DNP
34 91 Tyler Burgoon 2012 0.00 DNP
35 91 Nelson Gonzalez 2013 0.00 DNP
36 91 Rob Wort 2012 0.00 DNP
37 91 Chris Scholl 2011 0.00 DNP
38 91 Frank Gailey 2009 0.00 DNP
39 91 Rob Delaney 2008 0.00 DNP
40 91 Hector Santiago 2011 0.00
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42 90 Neil Holland 2012 0.00 DNP
43 90 Miguel Mejia 2011 0.00 DNP
44 90 Dayan Diaz 2012 0.00 DNP
45 90 Gus Schlosser 2012 0.00 DNP
46 90 Dylan Axelrod 2009 0.00 DNP
47 90 Tom Boleska 2010 0.00 DNP
48 90 Kanekoa Texeira 2009 0.00 DNP
49 90 Phil Klein 2012 0.00 DNP
50 90 Colton Murray 2013 0.00 DNP
51 90 Kevin Whelan 2007 0.00 DNP
52 90 Logan Bawcom 2012 0.00 DNP
53 90 Daniel Tillman 2012 0.00 DNP
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55 90 Chris Shafer 2012 0.00 DNP
56 90 Juan Sosa 2013 0.00 DNP
57 90 Ryan Rodebaugh 2012 0.00 DNP
58 90 Tim Kiely 2009 0.00 DNP
59 90 Corey Young 2010 0.00 DNP
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61 90 Brett Jacobson 2010 0.00 DNP
62 90 Austin Bibens-Dirkx 2008 0.00 DNP
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69 89 Tyler Stohr 2010 0.00 DNP
70 89 Jayson Ruhlman 2008 0.00 DNP
71 89 Jose Gonzalez 2013 0.00 DNP
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73 89 Ryan Buchter 2010 0.00 DNP
74 89 Brett Butts 2009 0.00 DNP
75 89 Wesley Wright 2008 5.50
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77 89 Kyle Hunter 2012 0.00 DNP
78 89 Derrik Lutz 2008 0.00 DNP
79 89 Manuel Barreda 2012 0.00 DNP
80 89 Tyler Clark 2012 0.00 DNP
81 88 Omar Aguilar 2008 0.00 DNP
82 88 Jason Townsend 2012 0.00 DNP
83 88 Blaine Howell 2012 0.00 DNP
84 88 Tyler Ybarra 2013 0.00 DNP
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88 88 Bryan Woodall 2010 0.00 DNP
89 88 Kyle Landis 2009 0.00 DNP
90 88 German Marte 2008 0.00 DNP
91 88 Anatanaer Batista 2012 0.00 DNP
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93 88 Chasen Bradford 2013 0.00 DNP
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95 88 Jon Bachanov 2012 0.00 DNP
96 88 A.J. Griffin 2011 0.00 DNP
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98 88 Andrew Wilson 2011 0.00 DNP
99 88 Phil McCormick 2012 0.00 DNP
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