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Rob Zastryzny PCubs

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2017 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 25)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
13.3 4.26 1.39 10 1 1 0 0.1
Birth Date3-26-1992
Height6' 3"
Weight205 lbs
Age24 years, 10 months, 25 days
BatsR
ThrowsL
2013
2014
2015
0.22016
0.12017
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA- WARP
2016 CHN MLB 8 1 16.0 1 0 0 12 5 17 0 .270 99 6.8 2.8 0.0 9.6 58% .279 .208 1.06 2.19 1.12 97 3.84 95.3 0.2
CareerMLB8116.0100125170.270996.82.80.09.658%.279.2081.062.191.12973.8495.30.2

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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA-
2013 KNC A 3 0 9.7 1 0 0 9 4 6 0 .250 108 8.4 3.7 0.0 5.6 55% .310 .220 1.34 3.34 0.93 104 4.24 103.7
2013 BOI A- 8 7 14.3 0 0 0 15 4 16 0 .268 109 9.4 2.5 0.0 10.0 55% .375 .264 1.33 2.34 3.14 94 3.41 99.2
2014 DAY A+ 23 23 110.0 4 6 0 121 33 110 10 .248 102 9.9 2.7 0.8 9.0 48% .348 .269 1.40 3.66 4.66 90 2.76 90.8
2015 TEN AA 14 14 60.7 2 5 0 77 28 48 9 .270 98 11.4 4.2 1.3 7.1 42% .345 .327 1.73 5.03 6.23 113 7.98 129.2
2015 CUB Rk 1 1 4.0 0 0 0 3 2 4 0 .268 93 6.8 4.5 0.0 9.0 55% .273 .215 1.25 3.32 2.25 100 3.72 99.7
2015 MSS Wnt 7 6 26.0 2 2 0 25 6 28 5 .000 8.7 2.1 1.7 9.7 0% .282 .000 1.19 4.62 5.19 0 0.00 0.0
2016 CHN MLB 8 1 16.0 1 0 0 12 5 17 0 .270 99 6.8 2.8 0.0 9.6 58% .279 .208 1.06 2.19 1.12 97 3.84 95.3
2016 TEN AA 9 9 54.7 3 2 0 50 20 42 6 .260 99 8.2 3.3 1.0 6.9 43% .282 .259 1.28 4.36 4.28 107 5.11 110.1
2016 IOW AAA 15 14 81.0 7 3 0 67 31 77 7 .271 94 7.4 3.4 0.8 8.6 50% .270 .252 1.21 4.17 4.33 83 3.62 97.3

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
2016 249 0.4498 0.4297 0.6729 0.6161 0.2774 0.8116 0.4211 0.3271
Career2490.44980.42970.67290.61610.27740.81160.42110.3271

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

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2016 CHN $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 45 d1 year (2016)

Details
  • 1 year (2016). Contract selected by Chicago Cubs 8/19/16.
  • Drafted by Chicago Cubs 2013 (2-41) (Missouri). $1.1M signing bonus ($1.3619M slot).

2017 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 1/27/2017 12:35 ET

PCT W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR BABIP WHIP ERA DRA VORP WARP
90o 0.7 0.6 0 13 0 26.9 21 10 21 2 .251 1.15 3.26 3.44 1.9 0.2
80o 0.7 0.6 0 13 0 22.1 19 8 17 2 .264 1.23 3.60 3.8 1.4 0.2
70o 0.7 0.6 0 13 0 18.7 17 7 15 2 .273 1.29 3.84 4.07 1.0 0.1
60o 0.7 0.6 0 13 0 15.9 15 7 12 1 .281 1.34 4.07 4.3 0.7 0.1
50o 0.7 0.6 0 13 0 13.3 13 6 10 1 .288 1.39 4.26 4.51 0.4 0.0
40o 0.7 0.6 0 13 0 10.8 11 5 8 1 .295 1.45 4.47 4.73 0.1 0.0
30o 0.7 0.6 0 13 0 8.1 8 4 6 1 .303 1.50 4.70 4.97 -0.2 -0.0
20o 0.6 0.6 0 13 0 5.2 6 2 4 1 .313 1.57 4.95 5.25 -0.6 -0.1
10o 0.6 0.7 0 13 0 1.1 1 1 1 0 .325 1.67 5.33 5.65 -1.2 -0.1
Weighted Mean0.70.6013012.8125101.2861.384.244.490.40.0

Preseason Long-Term Forecast (Beyond the 2017 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 DRA H/9 BB/9 K/9 HR/9 WARP
20182631054057433062643.2861.284.094.696.84.79.80.90.3
20192731051054432755543.2961.303.974.567.24.59.20.80.3
20202821041043332144443.2871.253.764.326.94.49.10.80.4
20212921046049382351443.2901.243.624.167.04.29.40.70.5
20223031050053382552543.2641.193.874.446.54.28.80.80.4
20233110022023181224343.2821.294.224.846.94.69.31.20.1
20243211028030241028243.2901.153.313.807.33.08.50.60.4

Comparable Players (Similarity Index 91)

Rank Score Name Year Run Average Trend
1 97 Brad Mills 2010 5.64
2 95 David Pauley 2008 12.41
3 95 Joel Carreno 2012 6.14
4 94 Rafael Perez 2007 2.23
5 93 Ryan Carpenter 2016 0.00 DNP
6 93 Jason Windsor 2008 0.00 DNP
7 93 Aaron Brooks 2015 6.67
8 93 Anthony DeSclafani 2015 4.53
9 92 Jeff Manship 2010 6.21
10 92 Manny Parra 2008 4.93
11 92 Mike Wright 2015 6.04
12 92 Kyle Lobstein 2015 6.08
13 92 Gonzalez Germen 2013 3.93
14 92 Matt Barnes 2015 5.86
15 92 George Kontos 2010 0.00 DNP
16 92 Mike Kickham 2014 22.50
17 92 Vidal Nuno 2013 2.25
18 92 Brian Holmes 2016 0.00 DNP
19 92 Aaron Northcraft 2015 0.00 DNP
20 92 Sean Nolin 2015 5.90
21 91 Marco Estrada 2009 7.36
22 91 Brett Lorin 2012 0.00 DNP
23 91 Brad Meyers 2011 0.00 DNP
24 91 Sean Gilmartin 2015 2.67
25 91 J.A. Happ 2008 3.69
26 91 Jose Cisnero 2014 9.64
27 91 Bruce Billings 2011 12.86
28 91 Maikel Cleto 2014 5.52
29 91 Corey Kluber 2011 8.31
30 91 Charlie Furbush 2011 6.22
31 91 Bryan Mitchell 2016 6.50
32 91 Alberto Cabrera 2014 0.00 DNP
33 91 Alan Horne 2008 0.00 DNP
34 91 Josh Smith 2013 0.00 DNP
35 91 Collin McHugh 2012 9.28
36 90 Cody Martin 2015 7.92
37 90 Samuel Gaviglio 2015 0.00 DNP
38 90 Mark Rogers 2011 0.00 DNP
39 90 Jeremy Hefner 2011 0.00 DNP
40 90 Brad Lincoln 2010 7.18
41 90 Barret Loux 2014 0.00 DNP
42 90 Phil Irwin 2012 0.00 DNP
43 90 Jeff Niemann 2008 6.75
44 90 Jason Berken 2009 6.92
45 90 Chase Anderson 2013 0.00 DNP
46 90 Taylor Jordan 2014 7.01
47 90 Robert Ray 2009 5.55
48 90 Trevor May 2015 4.16
49 90 J.J. Hoover 2013 3.00
50 90 D.J. Baxendale 2016 0.00 DNP
51 90 Miguel Pinango 2008 0.00 DNP
52 90 Heath Phillips 2007 3.68
53 90 Pedro Liriano 2006 0.00 DNP
54 90 Kyle Heckathorn 2013 0.00 DNP
55 90 Jon Huber 2007 4.76
56 90 Daniel Rosenbaum 2013 0.00 DNP
57 90 Chris Withrow 2014 3.38
58 90 Chris Seddon 2009 0.00 DNP
59 89 Brad Peacock 2013 5.51
60 89 James Simmons 2012 0.00 DNP
61 89 Eric Surkamp 2013 23.62
62 89 Jhonny Nunez 2011 0.00 DNP
63 89 Jimmy Nelson 2014 5.45
64 89 Brian Flynn 2015 0.00 DNP
65 89 Jake Brigham 2013 0.00 DNP
66 89 Andre Rienzo 2014 7.52
67 89 Kelvin De La Cruz 2014 0.00 DNP
68 89 Kyle McPherson 2013 0.00 DNP
69 89 Cory Mazzoni 2015 22.85
70 89 Adam Conley 2015 3.76
71 89 Keith Weiser 2010 0.00 DNP
72 89 John Koronka 2006 5.76
73 89 Brent Suter 2015 0.00 DNP
74 89 Adam Ottavino 2011 0.00 DNP
75 89 Hiram Burgos 2013 7.06
76 89 Jason Wheeler 2016 0.00 DNP
77 89 Chris Rusin 2012 6.67
78 89 Drake Britton 2014 0.00
79 89 Jack Egbert 2008 0.00 DNP
80 89 Taylor Rogers 2016 3.99
81 89 Nate Karns 2013 8.25
82 89 Kyle Lloyd 2016 0.00 DNP
83 89 Jose Sanchez 2009 0.00 DNP
84 89 Yohan Flande 2011 0.00 DNP
85 89 Mike Bolsinger 2013 0.00 DNP
86 89 Casey Crosby 2014 0.00 DNP
87 89 Mike Gosling 2006 13.50
88 89 Brandon Workman 2014 5.90
89 89 Jonathan Dziedzic 2016 0.00 DNP
90 89 Kason Gabbard 2007 4.54
91 89 Jose Ramirez 2015 16.43
92 89 Stolmy Pimentel 2015 3.97
93 89 Ryan Weber 2016 5.45
94 88 Jeff Locke 2013 3.73
95 88 Wes Roemer 2012 0.00 DNP
96 88 Brady Rodgers 2016 24.55
97 88 Adam Mills 2010 0.00 DNP
98 88 Tyler DeLoach 2016 0.00 DNP
99 88 Ross Stripling 2015 0.00 DNP
100 88 Jose Alvarez 2014 0.00

Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .138 .194 .138 .126
11 vs R (Multi) .276 .343 .310 .280
18 Split (Multi) -.138 -.149 -.172 -.154
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.020 -.022 -.064 -.025
30 vs L (2016) .138 .194 .138 .126
31 vs R (2016) .276 .343 .310 .280
38 Split (2016) -.138 -.149 -.172 -.154
39 LgAvg (2016) -.022 -.023 -.071 -.028

Definition of multi-year splits

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Rob Zastryzny is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
Transaction Analysis: Lefty, Lefty, LeftyMatthew Trueblood2016-11-24
This article requires BP Premium accessPlayoff Prospectus: NLCS Preview: Dodgers vs. CubsAaron Gleeman2016-10-15
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of Monday, August 1stChristopher Crawford2016-08-02
This article requires BP Premium accessWeekly Wrap: May 27, 2016Will Haines2016-05-27
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of Oct. 23-24Mauricio Rubio2015-10-26
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of Monday, September 8Jeff Moore2014-09-09
This article requires BP Premium accessNotes from the Field: July 31, 2014Jeff Moore2014-07-31
This article requires BP Premium accessNotes from the Field: July 31, 2014Austin Diamond2014-07-31
This article requires BP Premium accessNotes from the Field: Backfield Scouting Notes, 3/17Jason Parks2014-03-17
This article requires BP Premium accessNotes from the Field: Backfield Scouting Notes, 3/17BP Prospect Staff2014-03-17
This article requires BP Premium accessProspects Will Break Your Heart: Chicago Cubs Top 10 ProspectsJason Parks2014-01-23


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Rob Zastryzny has thrown 302 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2015 and 2016, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2016, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (90mph) and Curve (78mph), also mixing in a Cutter (85mph). He also rarely throws a Change (81mph).