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Portrait of Robert Whalen

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 20)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
47.0 5.66 1.67 33 2 4 0 -0.8
Birth Date1-31-1994
Height6' 2"
Weight200 lbs
Age20 years, 8 months, 21 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
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2013
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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 KNG Rk 1 0 1.0 4.59 117 .257 .259 .328 .348 .262 .333 109 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0
2013 KNG Rk 12 12 72.3 3.74 128 .207 .249 .330 .363 .258 .253 106 14.1 1.4 14.1 1.4
2014 SAV A 11 10 62.7 4.02 112 .209 .251 .316 .363 .253 .239 98 8.1 0.8 8.1 0.8
2014 MTS Rk 3 2 7.0 3.19 132 .171 .276 .354 .379 .276 .267 95 1.7 0.2 1.7 0.2

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 KNG Rk 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 1 0 1 0 33% .333 9.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 1.00 0.00 0.2 0.0
2013 KNG Rk 3 2 0 12 12 72.3 50 17 76 1 64% .253 6.2 2.1 0.1 9.5 0.93 1.87 14.1 1.4
2014 MTS Rk 0 1 0 3 2 7.0 4 2 10 0 53% .267 5.1 2.6 0.0 12.9 0.86 1.29 1.7 0.2
2014 SAV A 9 1 0 11 10 62.7 44 19 53 2 58% .239 6.3 2.7 0.3 7.6 1.01 2.01 8.1 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

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-05-02 2014-07-21 Minors 80 0 - Hand Infection - -

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 3.5 4.8 0 12 12 70.3 57 33 48 7 .260 1.28 4.09 4.44 1.3 0.1
80o 2.9 4.6 0 11 11 62.0 55 32 43 7 .279 1.41 4.59 4.99 -2.8 -0.3
70o 2.5 4.4 0 10 10 56.3 53 31 39 6 .292 1.50 4.97 5.4 -5.0 -0.5
60o 2.2 4.2 0 9 9 51.5 52 30 36 6 .304 1.58 5.30 5.76 -6.5 -0.7
50o 1.9 4 0 8 8 47.2 50 29 33 6 .315 1.66 5.61 6.1 -7.5 -0.8
40o 1.6 3.8 0 7 7 43.0 48 28 30 6 .326 1.74 5.94 6.45 -8.2 -0.8
30o 1.3 3.6 0 7 7 38.7 45 26 27 5 .338 1.84 6.29 6.84 -8.7 -0.9
20o 1.1 3.3 0 6 6 33.8 42 24 23 5 .352 1.95 6.72 7.31 -8.9 -0.9
10o 0.7 2.8 0 5 5 27.3 37 21 19 4 .372 2.12 7.34 7.98 -8.6 -0.9
Weighted Mean1.83.908846.14828326.3121.645.556.04-7.0-0.7

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
201521101202929183177851402451.2991.434.835.258.74.26.91.2-1.5
20162291002727159157731171951.3041.454.805.228.94.16.61.1-1.2
2017238902323138137621071751.3101.444.755.168.94.07.01.1-0.9
201824770202011811354931451.3021.424.494.898.64.17.11.1-0.4
201925770202011510952891351.2991.404.454.838.54.17.01.0-0.3
202026770191911510849911251.3011.374.274.648.53.87.10.9-0.1
202127670191911110747831251.3021.394.404.788.73.86.81.0-0.3
202228770191911510747911251.3001.344.124.478.43.77.10.90.2
202329770191911410647891251.2981.354.184.548.43.77.01.00.1

Upside By Year

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BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2013-07-29 11:00:00 (link to chat)Anything on Chris Flexen and Robert Whalen? Do they bring the heat like Harvey/Wheeler/Syndergaard?
(Sean from NY)
They may be ok, but can we really get to talk about how good Harvey/Syndergaard/Wheeler trio is going to be? (Zach Mortimer)


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Robert Whalen has thrown 48 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2014, all of them occuring in Fall/Winter Ball. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Sinker (90mph) and Curve (79mph), also mixing in a Change (84mph), Cutter (90mph) and Fourseam Fastball (91mph).