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Portrait of Robert Whalen

Robert Whalen PBraves

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2015 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 20)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date1-31-1994
Height6' 2"
Weight200 lbs
Age21 years, 6 months, 27 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2011
2012
2013
2014
-0.82015
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA 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 GS IP H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2012 KNG Rk 1 0 1.0 1 0 1 0 .262 109 9.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 33% .333 .257 1.00 1.70 0.00
2013 KNG Rk 12 12 72.3 50 17 76 1 .258 106 6.2 2.1 0.1 9.5 64% .253 .207 0.93 2.51 1.87
2014 SAV A 11 10 62.7 44 19 53 2 .253 98 6.3 2.7 0.3 7.6 58% .239 .209 1.01 0.00 2.01
2014 MTS Rk 3 2 7.0 4 2 10 0 .276 95 5.1 2.6 0.0 12.9 53% .267 .171 0.86 0.00 1.29
2015 CAR A+ 3 3 13.7 11 4 7 2 .258 93 7.2 2.6 1.3 4.6 60% .225 .249 1.10 5.03 3.29
2015 SLU A+ 15 14 83.0 72 34 61 4 .255 102 7.8 3.7 0.4 6.6 51% .273 .257 1.28 3.84 3.36

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Injury History  —  No longer being updated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
2014-05-02 2014-07-21 Minors 80 0 - Hand Infection - -

Compensation

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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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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2015, Robert Whalen threw 48 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2014, all of them occuring in Fall/Winter Ball. In 2014, he relied primarily on his Sinker (90mph) and Curve (79mph), also mixing in a Fourseam Fastball (90mph) and Change (84mph).