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Michael Cruz CCubs

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2017 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 21)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
250 .193 6 22 25 0 .201 -0.6
Birth Date1-13-1996
Height5' 11"
Weight210 lbs
Age21 years, 7 months, 6 days
BatsL
ThrowsR
2013
2014
2015
2016
-0.62017
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

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

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 PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2016 CUB Rk 40 163 .285 .264 .336 .367 .269 .269 99 4.5 4.8 -0.1 -0.6 -0.4 8.8 0.8 8.8 0.8
2017 SBN A 25 84 .226 .256 .343 .398 .273 .211 100 -2.9 2.4 -0.3 0.1 -1.7 -2.6 -0.3 -2.6 -0.3
2017 EUG A- 24 96 .331 .249 .330 .364 .271 .269 89 7.3 2.7 0.1 -0.2 -1.7 8.5 0.8 8.5 0.8

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
2016 CUB Rk 163 19 31 6 0 2 15 20 23 1 0 .238 .370 .331 .092 .285 8.8 -0.6 0.8
2017 SBN A 84 7 13 4 0 1 8 11 13 0 0 .186 .310 .286 .100 .226 -2.6 0.1 -0.3
2017 EUG A- 96 10 23 3 1 5 18 7 14 0 0 .267 .344 .500 .233 .331 8.5 -0.2 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 CSAA_CHANCES CSAA_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Injury History  —  No longer being updated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

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status

Details

2017 Preseason Forecast

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

PCT PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
90o 335 38 74 14 1 10 38 30 91 1 0 .251 .329 .403 .258 7.9 C 0, 1B 0 0.9
80o 306 32 63 12 1 8 33 25 86 1 0 .231 .305 .370 .240 1.4 C 0, 1B 0 0.2
70o 285 28 56 11 1 7 29 22 82 1 0 .216 .288 .347 .226 -2.6 C 0, 1B 0 -0.3
60o 267 25 49 9 1 6 26 20 79 0 0 .204 .273 .327 .215 -5.5 C 0, 1B 0 -0.6
50o 250 23 44 8 1 6 23 18 75 0 0 .193 .259 .309 .204 -7.9 C 0, 1B 0 -0.9
40o 233 20 38 7 0 5 21 16 71 0 0 .182 .246 .291 .193 -10.0 C 0, 1B 0 -1.1
30o 215 18 32 6 0 4 18 14 67 0 0 .170 .231 .272 .182 -11.7 C 0, 1B 0 -1.3
20o 194 15 28 5 0 4 16 11 62 0 0 .157 .214 .250 .168 -13.2 C 0, 1B 0 -1.4
10o 165 11 21 4 0 3 12 9 54 0 0 .138 .190 .220 .149 -14.4 C 0, 1B 0 -1.6
Weighted Mean261244791625197700.200.268.321.211-6.5C 0, 1B 0-0.7

2017 Rest-of-Season Forecast

Last Update: 8/19/2017 12:12 ET

PCT PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
90o 535 65 112 22 1 20 67 54 116 1 0 .240 .332 .420 .271 21.2 C 0 2.3
80o 506 58 98 19 1 17 59 48 113 1 0 .221 .309 .387 .252 10.5 C 0 1.2
70o 485 52 89 17 1 16 54 43 111 1 0 .208 .292 .364 .238 3.4 C 0 0.4
60o 467 48 81 16 1 14 50 40 109 1 0 .197 .278 .344 .227 -2.2 C 0 -0.2
50o 450 44 74 14 1 13 46 36 107 1 0 .187 .265 .326 .216 -7.1 C 0 -0.8
40o 433 41 68 13 1 12 43 33 105 1 0 .176 .252 .308 .205 -11.6 C 0 -1.2
30o 415 37 62 12 1 11 39 30 103 1 0 .166 .238 .289 .194 -16.0 C 0 -1.7
20o 394 33 56 11 1 10 35 27 100 1 0 .153 .221 .267 .180 -20.6 C 0 -2.2
10o 365 28 46 9 1 8 30 22 95 0 0 .136 .198 .237 .162 -26.0 C 0 -2.8
Weighted Mean461477915114493810910.193.273.338.223-4.1C 0-0.4

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
2% 2% 0% 3% 5%

Preseason Long-Term Forecast (Beyond the 2017 Projections)

Playing time estimates are based on performance, not Depth Charts.
Year Age PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP VORP BRR POS_ADJ REP_ADJ RAA FRAA
20182224226428062418700.198.270.324.219-0.4-3.3-0.51.06.3-10.0-0.0
20192321323388052116620.202.274.332.224-0.2-1.9-0.40.85.5-7.8-0.0
20202413214245031311390.200.275.329.224-0.1-1.3-0.30.53.4-4.9-0.0
20212516218296041613470.202.275.332.225-0.2-1.4-0.30.54.2-5.8-0.0
20222615016275041512440.204.276.336.226-0.1-1.2-0.30.53.9-5.2-0.0
20232715016275041511440.203.276.333.225-0.2-1.4-0.30.43.9-5.4-0.0
20242814716275041512430.205.279.339.228-0.1-0.9-0.30.43.8-4.8-0.0
20252914516265041511420.205.279.338.228-0.1-0.9-0.30.33.8-4.7-0.0
20263014216265041511410.204.279.338.228-0.1-1.0-0.30.33.7-4.6-0.0

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Rank Score Name Year TAv Trend
1 91 Christian Vazquez 2012 .000 DNP
2 88 Carson Kelly 2016 .204
3 87 Connor Narron 2013 .000 DNP
4 87 Alex Monsalve 2013 .000 DNP
5 85 Patrick Leonard 2014 .000 DNP
6 84 Travis d'Arnaud 2010 .000 DNP
7 84 Ronald Guzman 2016 .000 DNP
8 84 Sebastian Valle 2012 .000 DNP
9 84 Dante Bichette 2014 .000 DNP
10 83 K.C. Hobson 2012 .000 DNP
11 83 Jonathan Meyer 2012 .000 DNP
12 83 Jeremy Barfield 2010 .000 DNP
13 83 Steven Souza 2010 .000 DNP
14 83 David Mailman 2010 .000 DNP
15 83 Wilson Ramos 2009 .000 DNP
16 83 Mitch Dening 2010 .000 DNP
17 83 Dwight Smith 2014 .000 DNP
18 83 Dustin Peterson 2016 .000 DNP
19 83 Kevin Ahrens 2010 .000 DNP
20 82 Royce Consigli 2013 .000 DNP
21 82 Jeimer Candelario 2015 .000 DNP
22 82 Kyle Waldrop 2013 .000 DNP
23 82 Cito Culver 2014 .000 DNP
24 82 Rashun Dixon 2012 .000 DNP
25 82 Dorssys Paulino 2016 .000 DNP
26 82 Mitch Walding 2014 .000 DNP
27 82 Jefry Marte 2012 .000 DNP
28 82 Moises Sierra 2010 .000 DNP
29 81 Travis Mattair 2010 .000 DNP
30 81 Jose Osuna 2014 .000 DNP
31 81 Matthew Sulentic 2009 .000 DNP
32 81 John Tolisano 2010 .000 DNP
33 81 Daniel Mateo 2013 .000 DNP
34 81 Michael Reed 2014 .000 DNP
35 81 Destin Hood 2011 .000 DNP
36 81 Henry Ramos 2013 .000 DNP
37 81 Dominic Smith 2016 .000 DNP
38 81 Reese McGuire 2016 .000 DNP
39 81 Tony Wolters 2013 .000 DNP
40 81 Christopher Hawkins 2013 .000 DNP
41 81 Cord Sandberg 2016 .000 DNP
42 81 Jacob Skole 2013 .000 DNP
43 81 Duanel Jones 2014 .000 DNP
44 81 Juan Perez 2013 .000 DNP
45 81 Gioskar Amaya 2014 .000 DNP
46 81 Pablo Sandoval 2008 .305
47 81 Billy Rowell 2010 .000 DNP
48 80 Trey Michalczewski 2016 .000 DNP
49 80 Tommy Joseph 2013 .000 DNP
50 80 Tyler Goeddel 2014 .000 DNP
51 80 Mike McDade 2010 .000 DNP
52 80 Stephen King 2009 .000 DNP
53 80 Jiovanni Mier 2012 .000 DNP
54 80 Bobby Stone 2011 .000 DNP
55 80 Abraham Almonte 2010 .000 DNP
56 80 Jay Austin 2012 .000 DNP
57 80 Delta Cleary 2011 .000 DNP
58 80 Kaleb Cowart 2013 .000 DNP
59 80 Luis Domoromo 2013 .000 DNP
60 80 Nino Leyja 2012 .000 DNP
61 80 Kyler Burke 2009 .000 DNP
62 80 B.J. Boyd 2015 .000 DNP
63 80 Joe Benson 2009 .000 DNP
64 80 Carlos Rivero 2009 .000 DNP
65 80 Drew Ward 2016 .000 DNP
66 80 Matt Helm 2012 .000 DNP
67 80 Salvador Perez 2011 .295
68 80 Jorge Alfaro 2014 .000 DNP
69 80 Austin Romine 2010 .000 DNP
70 80 Chance Sisco 2016 .000 DNP
71 79 Larry Greene 2014 .000 DNP
72 79 Luis Sumoza 2010 .000 DNP
73 79 Gavin Cecchini 2015 .000 DNP
74 79 David Nick 2011 .000 DNP
75 79 Andrew Pullin 2015 .000 DNP
76 79 Xavier Avery 2011 .000 DNP
77 79 Rymer Liriano 2012 .000 DNP
78 79 Drew Vettleson 2013 .000 DNP
79 79 Nick Noonan 2010 .000 DNP
80 79 Marcus Lemon 2009 .000 DNP
81 79 Greg Veloz 2009 .000 DNP
82 79 Cheslor Cuthbert 2014 .000 DNP
83 79 Charles Jones 2014 .000 DNP
84 79 Michael Almanzar 2012 .000 DNP
85 79 Tim Beckham 2011 .000 DNP
86 79 Justin Jackson 2010 .000 DNP
87 79 Edinson Rincon 2012 .000 DNP
88 79 Yamaico Navarro 2009 .000 DNP
89 79 Ramon Flores 2013 .000 DNP
90 79 Edward Salcedo 2013 .000 DNP
91 79 Eugenio Suarez 2013 .000 DNP
92 79 Quincy Latimore 2010 .000 DNP
93 79 Tyler Henson 2009 .000 DNP
94 79 Chevy Clarke 2013 .000 DNP
95 79 Orlando Calixte 2013 .000 DNP
96 78 Charlie Culberson 2010 .000 DNP
97 78 Darwin Perez 2011 .000 DNP
98 78 Travis Harrison 2014 .000 DNP
99 78 Gustavo Pierre 2013 .000 DNP
100 78 Tyler Wade 2016 .000 DNP

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Advanced Catching Metrics

Year Lg Framing Chances CSAA Framing Runs Blocking Chances EPAA Blocking Runs SB Attempts SRAA TRAA Throwing Runs FRAA Adj. FRAA
2017 afx 0 .000 0.0 0 .000 0.0 7 -.003 -.002 0.0 0.0 0.1

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