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Portrait of Fernando Cabrera

Fernando Cabrera PIndians

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
7 175.3 8 7 1 193 5.24 1.3
Birth Date11-16-1981
Height6' 4"
Weight225 lbs
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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
2004 CLE 22 4 0 5.3 0.0 5.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 20 3 3 2 0 4 1 1 0 6 3.38 1.47 2.86 1.7 0.2
2005 CLE 23 15 0 30.7 0.0 30.7 2 1 0 0 0 0 124 24 7 5 1 35 11 10 0 29 1.47 2.66 2.52 10.7 1.1
2006 CLE 24 51 0 60.7 0.0 60.7 3 3 0 4 0 0 256 53 36 35 12 101 32 30 1 71 5.19 5.05 5.10 7.9 0.8
2007 BAL 25 9 0 10.0 0.0 10.0 0 0 1 0 0 0 50 12 14 14 2 20 9 9 0 9 12.60 6.81 9.22 -3.3 -0.3
2007 CLE 25 24 0 33.7 0.0 33.7 1 2 0 0 0 0 157 38 22 21 7 71 22 19 0 39 5.61 5.66 6.62 -2.5 -0.2
2008 BAL 26 22 0 28.3 0.0 28.3 2 1 0 1 0 0 132 32 18 17 9 64 17 15 0 31 5.40 6.90 7.22 -1.0 -0.1
2009 BOS 27 6 0 5.3 0.0 5.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 28 7 5 5 0 10 4 3 1 8 8.44 2.96 2.20 2.4 0.2
2010 BOS 28 1 0 1.3 0.0 1.3 0 0 0 1 0 0 7 2 3 3 1 5 2 2 0 0 20.25 17.30 44.59 -2.7 -0.3
Career1320175.30.0175.387160077417110810232310988921935.245.075.5813.31.3

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2000 BNC Rk 13 13 68.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 Pon Wnt 8 2 15.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 CGA A 20 20 94.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 Pon Wnt 14 0 24.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 KIN A+ 21 21 110.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .259 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 AKR AA 7 4 27.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .342 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 AKR AA 36 15 109.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .302 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 CLE MLB 4 0 5.3 2.86 145 .165 .262 .325 .438 .257 .231 103 1.7 0.2 1.7 0.2
2004 BUF AAA 45 0 76.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .268 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 CLE MLB 15 0 30.7 2.52 146 .208 .268 .319 .413 .254 .277 99 10.7 1.1 10.7 1.1
2005 BUF AAA 30 0 51.3 2.72 148 .180 .272 .341 .429 .253 .275 107 20.4 1.9 20.4 1.9
2006 CLE MLB 51 0 60.7 5.10 104 .261 .271 .333 .429 .256 .293 107 7.9 0.8 7.9 0.8
2006 BUF AAA 4 0 8.2 1.08 174 .219 .254 .321 .389 .247 .333 101 4.6 0.5 4.6 0.5
2006 PUR wor 4 0 3.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .143 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 BAL MLB 9 0 10.0 9.22 16 .303 .279 .348 .443 .276 .333 103 -3.3 -0.3 -3.3 -0.3
2007 CLE MLB 24 0 33.7 6.62 62 .314 .270 .332 .423 .262 .348 98 -2.5 -0.2 -2.5 -0.2
2007 NOR AAA 3 0 3.0 5.74 45 .237 .280 .282 .372 .222 .333 49 -0.5 -0.1 -0.5 -0.1
2008 BAL MLB 22 0 28.3 7.22 57 .311 .265 .337 .431 .265 .307 107 -1.0 -0.1 -1.0 -0.1
2008 NOR AAA 11 0 13.0 3.11 122 .214 .267 .337 .408 .267 .300 79 2.8 0.3 2.8 0.3
2009 BOS MLB 6 0 5.3 2.20 160 .279 .259 .323 .427 .259 .467 114 2.4 0.2 2.4 0.2
2009 PAW AAA 43 0 52.7 3.01 131 .214 .258 .325 .383 .244 .257 101 13.7 1.3 13.7 1.3
2010 BOS MLB 1 0 1.3 44.59 -648 .413 .255 .335 .355 .253 .250 118 -2.7 -0.3 -2.7 -0.3
2010 PAW AAA 54 0 60.7 3.23 121 .266 .264 .331 .405 .252 .383 91 13.1 1.2 13.1 1.2
2011 SAC AAA 53 0 63.0 3.37 138 .220 .288 .357 .451 .265 .281 96 18.0 1.7 18.0 1.7
2012 BUF AAA 57 0 68.0 4.94 91 .264 .253 .324 .383 .251 .303 103 2.3 0.2 2.6 0.4
2012 PON Wnt 14 0 15.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .225 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 SLC AAA 54 3 72.7 5.16 104 .266 .278 .346 .425 .272 .296 110 11.4 1.2 11.4 1.2
2013 PUR int 3 0 1.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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
2000 Pon Wnt 0 2 0 8 2 15.0 16 7 5 0 0% .000 9.6 4.2 0.0 3.0 1.53 3.00 0.0 0.0
2000 BNC Rk 3 7 0 13 13 68.3 64 20 50 4 0% .000 8.4 2.6 0.5 6.6 1.23 4.61 0.0 0.0
2001 CGA A 5 6 0 20 20 94.7 89 37 96 7 0% .000 8.5 3.5 0.7 9.1 1.33 3.61 0.0 0.0
2001 Pon Wnt 3 0 0 14 0 24.7 18 9 17 0 0% .000 6.6 3.3 0.0 6.2 1.09 1.82 0.0 0.0
2002 AKR AA 1 2 1 7 4 27.0 26 12 29 1 0% .342 8.7 4.0 0.3 9.7 1.41 5.33 0.0 0.0
2002 KIN A+ 6 8 0 21 21 110.0 83 40 107 7 0% .259 6.8 3.3 0.6 8.8 1.12 3.52 0.0 0.0
2003 AKR AA 9 4 5 36 15 109.0 96 40 115 8 0% .302 7.9 3.3 0.7 9.5 1.25 2.97 0.0 0.0
2004 BUF AAA 4 3 5 45 0 76.0 57 43 93 9 0% .268 6.8 5.1 1.1 11.0 1.32 3.79 0.0 0.0
2004 CLE MLB 0 0 0 4 0 5.3 3 1 6 0 46% .231 5.1 1.7 0.0 10.1 0.75 3.38 1.7 0.2
2005 CLE MLB 2 1 0 15 0 30.7 24 11 29 1 37% .277 7.0 3.2 0.3 8.5 1.14 1.47 10.7 1.1
2005 BUF AAA 6 1 3 30 0 51.3 36 11 68 3 35% .275 6.3 1.9 0.5 11.9 0.92 1.23 20.4 1.9
2006 PUR wor 0 0 1 4 0 3.0 1 1 4 0 0% .143 3.0 3.0 0.0 12.0 0.67 0.00 0.0 0.0
2006 BUF AAA 1 0 0 4 0 8.2 8 2 13 1 44% .333 8.8 2.2 1.1 14.3 1.22 1.10 4.6 0.5
2006 CLE MLB 3 3 0 51 0 60.7 53 32 71 12 35% .293 7.9 4.7 1.8 10.5 1.40 5.19 7.9 0.8
2007 BAL MLB 0 0 1 9 0 10.0 12 9 9 2 22% .333 10.8 8.1 1.8 8.1 2.10 12.60 -3.3 -0.3
2007 CLE MLB 1 2 0 24 0 33.7 38 22 39 7 35% .348 10.2 5.9 1.9 10.4 1.78 5.61 -2.5 -0.2
2007 NOR AAA 0 0 0 3 0 3.0 1 2 2 0 67% .333 3.0 6.0 0.0 6.0 1.00 3.00 -0.5 -0.1
2008 BAL MLB 2 1 0 22 0 28.3 32 17 31 9 24% .307 10.2 5.4 2.9 9.8 1.73 5.40 -1.0 -0.1
2008 NOR AAA 0 0 0 11 0 13.0 11 7 13 0 37% .300 7.6 4.8 0.0 9.0 1.38 0.69 2.8 0.3
2009 PAW AAA 0 3 22 43 0 52.7 40 22 51 3 43% .257 6.8 3.8 0.5 8.7 1.18 1.71 13.7 1.3
2009 BOS MLB 0 0 0 6 0 5.3 7 4 8 0 40% .467 11.8 6.8 0.0 13.5 2.06 8.44 2.4 0.2
2010 PAW AAA 2 5 22 54 0 60.7 64 24 76 5 35% .383 9.5 3.6 0.7 11.3 1.45 3.86 13.1 1.2
2010 BOS MLB 0 0 0 1 0 1.3 2 2 0 1 80% .250 13.5 13.5 6.8 0.0 3.00 20.25 -2.7 -0.3
2011 SAC AAA 4 3 9 53 0 63.0 49 26 73 6 32% .281 7.0 3.7 0.9 10.4 1.19 2.71 18.0 1.7
2012 BUF AAA 4 5 22 57 0 68.0 70 35 60 9 40% .303 9.3 4.6 1.2 7.9 1.54 4.10 2.6 0.4
2012 PON Wnt 0 2 3 14 0 15.0 9 7 13 0 0% .225 5.4 4.2 0.0 7.8 1.07 1.80 0.0 0.0
2013 SLC AAA 1 3 1 54 3 72.7 71 35 71 10 32% .296 8.8 4.3 1.2 8.8 1.46 3.47 11.4 1.2
2013 PUR int 0 0 2 3 0 1.3 0 1 2 0 0% .000 0.0 6.8 0.0 13.5 0.75 0.00 0.0 0.0

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
2008 512 0.4551 0.4414 0.7389 0.6223 0.2903 0.8552 0.5309 0.2611
2009 105 0.4762 0.4286 0.7778 0.5800 0.2909 0.9655 0.4375 0.2222
2010 29 0.4828 0.3793 0.9091 0.5000 0.2667 1.0000 0.7500 0.0909
Career6460.45980.43650.75290.60990.28930.87960.52560.2471

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2008-03-21 2008-06-26 60-DL 97 77 Right Elbow Surgery 2007-12-01
2006-04-14 2006-04-30 15-DL 16 15 Right Foot Contusion Heel -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2008 BAL $575,000
2007 CLE $391,800
2006 CLE $330,800
YearsDescriptionSalary
3 yrPrevious$1,297,600
3 yrTotal$1,297,600

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
3 y 110 d1 year (2013)

Details
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by LA Angels as a free agent 1/12/13 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2012). Signed by NY Mets as a free agent 1/10/12 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2011). Signed by Oakland as a free agent 12/17/10 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2010). Re-signed by Boston 11/09 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2009). Signed by Boston as a free agent 1/09 (minor-league contract). Salary of $0.7M in majors. Contract purchased by Boston 8/9/09. DFA by Boston 8/21/09. Sent outright to Triple-A 8/27/09. Contract purchased by Boston 9/29/09. Sent outright to Triple-A 11/5/09.
  • 1 year/$0.575M (2008). Released by Baltimore 9/5/08.
  • 1 year/$0.3918M (2007). Re-signed by Cleveland 2/07 (split contract, $198,500 in minors). Claimed by Tampa Bay off waivers from Cleveland 8/13/07. Released by Tampa Bay 8/18/07. Signed by Baltimore as a free agent 8/22/07. Contract purchased by Baltimore 9/4/07.
  • 1 year/$0.3308M (2006). Re-signed by Cleveland 3/06.
  • 1 year (2005). Re-signed by Cleveland 3/05.
  • 1 year (2004). Re-signed by Cleveland 3/04.
  • 1 year (2003). Contract purchased by Cleveland 11/02. Re-signed by Cleveland 3/03.
  • Drafted by Cleveland 1999 (10-317) (Bayamon HS, Puerto Rico). $90,000 signing bonus.

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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Fernando Cabrera threw 866 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2013, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, The World Baseball Classic and Spring Training. In 2013, he relied primarily on his Slider (81mph) and Fourseam Fastball (91mph).