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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 33)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date5-1-1981
Height6' 4"
Weight215 lbs
Age33 years, 6 months, 25 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
-0.12010
0.62011
-0.62012
2013
0.02014
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
2007 ATL 26 21 0 23.7 0.0 23.7 1 1 0 1 0 0 93 13 6 6 2 20 14 13 0 22 2.28 4.19 4.05 3.7 0.4
2008 ATL 27 46 0 53.0 0.0 53.0 3 5 3 2 0 0 226 48 25 21 7 79 26 21 1 31 3.57 5.18 6.47 -3.7 -0.2
2009 ATL 28 36 0 37.3 0.0 37.3 1 1 0 0 0 0 174 45 19 18 4 69 19 17 2 32 4.34 4.42 4.02 3.3 0.4
2010 NYN 29 41 0 39.7 0.0 39.7 3 2 1 3 0 0 157 30 13 13 4 45 18 17 0 42 2.95 3.66 4.84 -1.0 -0.1
2011 NYN 30 44 0 47.0 0.0 47.0 4 1 4 3 0 0 204 50 21 18 6 80 15 15 2 46 3.45 3.78 3.67 5.9 0.6
2012 NYN 31 45 0 47.3 0.0 47.3 1 3 1 1 0 0 216 48 38 34 7 73 25 24 3 46 6.46 4.89 6.27 -5.9 -0.6
Career2330248.00.0248.013139100010702341221103036611710782193.994.415.022.30.5

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
2001 GRB A 10 10 65.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 TAM A+ 2 2 7.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 GRB A 13 10 52.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .353 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 STA A- 3 3 15.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .400 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 GRL A 15 11 61.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .367 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 MYR A+ 8 0 12.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .375 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 MYR A+ 11 0 23.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .288 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 MYR A+ 18 0 22.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.700 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 DNV Rk 3 2 6.0 2.28 104 .326 .247 .341 .331 .284 .333 37 1.9 0.2 1.9 0.2
2006 MIS AA 13 0 15.1 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .162 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 RIC AAA 38 0 44.1 5.21 0 .284 .255 .325 .388 .256 .283 51 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 PAN wor 2 0 5.1 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .200 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 ATL MLB 21 0 23.7 4.05 117 .191 .281 .350 .460 .272 .200 102 3.7 0.4 3.7 0.4
2007 GWN AAA 40 0 59.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .295 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 OBR Wnt 9 0 10.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .379 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2008 ATL MLB 46 0 53.0 6.47 59 .256 .267 .336 .431 .268 .255 99 -4.4 -0.4 -3.7 -0.2
2008 GWN AAA 4 3 3.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .364 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2009 ATL MLB 36 0 37.3 4.02 108 .296 .262 .331 .421 .263 .350 96 3.9 0.4 3.3 0.4
2009 GWN AAA 18 0 27.3 5.97 70 .239 .262 .334 .396 .250 .239 107 -1.0 -0.1 -1.0 -0.1
2010 NYN MLB 41 0 39.7 4.84 76 .235 .253 .318 .403 .264 .280 88 -1.0 -0.1 -1.0 -0.1
2010 BUF AAA 28 0 36.3 4.60 101 .217 .251 .322 .388 .247 .264 103 3.3 0.3 3.3 0.3
2011 NYN MLB 44 0 47.0 3.67 108 .278 .261 .321 .409 .268 .326 96 5.9 0.6 5.9 0.6
2011 BUF AAA 20 0 20.3 4.24 95 .234 .260 .331 .413 .261 .289 90 1.4 0.1 1.4 0.1
2012 NYN MLB 45 0 47.3 6.27 51 .279 .251 .311 .390 .255 .304 98 -5.9 -0.6 -5.9 -0.6
2012 BUF AAA 17 0 28.0 3.12 132 .200 .263 .333 .397 .259 .284 103 6.3 0.6 6.3 0.6
2012 PAN int 2 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
2001 TAM A+ 0 1 0 2 2 7.0 7 6 8 1 0% .000 9.0 7.7 1.3 10.3 1.86 7.71 0.0 0.0
2001 GRB A 5 2 0 10 10 65.7 37 37 67 2 0% .000 5.1 5.1 0.3 9.2 1.13 1.51 0.0 0.0
2002 STA A- 2 1 0 3 3 15.3 20 8 12 0 0% .400 11.8 4.7 0.0 7.1 1.83 4.12 0.0 0.0
2002 GRB A 2 5 0 13 10 52.0 65 44 35 4 0% .353 11.2 7.6 0.7 6.1 2.10 6.40 0.0 0.0
2003 MYR A+ 2 0 1 8 0 12.7 19 11 10 1 0% .375 13.5 7.8 0.7 7.1 2.36 6.38 0.0 0.0
2003 GRL A 0 8 0 15 11 61.0 80 29 45 3 0% .367 11.8 4.3 0.4 6.6 1.79 6.64 0.0 0.0
2004 MYR A+ 4 0 0 11 0 23.3 20 11 21 1 0% .288 7.7 4.2 0.4 8.1 1.33 4.25 0.0 0.0
2005 DNV Rk 0 0 0 3 2 6.0 3 1 8 0 100% .333 4.5 1.5 0.0 12.0 0.67 3.00 1.9 0.2
2005 MYR A+ 2 2 7 18 0 22.3 22 9 18 1 0% -.700 8.9 3.6 0.4 7.3 1.39 4.44 0.0 0.0
2006 RIC AAA 1 6 17 38 0 44.1 38 32 44 4 60% .283 7.8 6.5 0.8 9.0 1.59 3.67 0.0 0.0
2006 MIS AA 0 0 4 13 0 15.1 7 15 13 1 0% .162 4.2 8.9 0.6 7.7 1.46 2.38 0.0 0.0
2006 PAN wor 0 1 0 2 0 5.1 4 2 3 1 0% .200 7.1 3.5 1.8 5.3 1.18 5.29 0.0 0.0
2007 GWN AAA 9 3 12 40 0 59.7 46 35 56 0 0% .295 6.9 5.3 0.0 8.4 1.36 2.26 0.0 0.0
2007 OBR Wnt 1 1 4 9 0 10.3 12 1 11 1 0% .379 10.5 0.9 0.9 9.6 1.26 2.62 0.0 0.0
2007 ATL MLB 1 1 0 21 0 23.7 13 14 22 2 60% .200 4.9 5.3 0.8 8.4 1.14 2.28 3.7 0.4
2008 ATL MLB 3 5 3 46 0 53.0 48 26 31 7 55% .255 8.2 4.4 1.2 5.3 1.40 3.57 -3.7 -0.2
2008 GWN AAA 0 0 0 4 3 3.7 4 2 4 0 0% .364 9.7 4.9 0.0 9.7 1.62 0.00 0.0 0.0
2009 ATL MLB 1 1 0 36 0 37.3 45 19 32 4 44% .350 10.8 4.6 1.0 7.7 1.71 4.34 3.3 0.4
2009 GWN AAA 1 3 2 18 0 27.3 21 13 25 4 41% .239 6.9 4.3 1.3 8.2 1.25 2.64 -1.0 -0.1
2010 BUF AAA 2 3 5 28 0 36.3 28 15 36 4 48% .264 6.9 3.7 1.0 8.9 1.18 3.47 3.3 0.3
2010 NYN MLB 3 2 1 41 0 39.7 30 18 42 4 43% .280 6.8 4.1 0.9 9.5 1.21 2.95 -1.0 -0.1
2011 BUF AAA 1 0 4 20 0 20.3 13 17 27 0 47% .289 5.8 7.5 0.0 12.0 1.48 1.77 1.4 0.1
2011 NYN MLB 4 1 4 44 0 47.0 50 15 46 6 38% .326 9.6 2.9 1.1 8.8 1.38 3.45 5.9 0.6
2012 PAN int 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 0 0 2 0 0% .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 13.5 0.00 0.00 0.0 0.0
2012 BUF AAA 0 1 0 17 0 28.0 24 4 25 1 46% .284 7.7 1.3 0.3 8.0 1.00 2.25 6.3 0.6
2012 NYN MLB 1 3 1 45 0 47.3 48 25 46 7 40% .304 9.1 4.8 1.3 8.7 1.54 6.46 -5.9 -0.6

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 818 0.4597 0.4071 0.7748 0.5824 0.2579 0.9041 0.5263 0.2252
2009 656 0.4466 0.4253 0.7742 0.6143 0.2727 0.9000 0.5455 0.2258
2010 633 0.4929 0.3965 0.7570 0.5513 0.2461 0.8430 0.5696 0.2430
2011 752 0.5120 0.4681 0.7557 0.6182 0.3106 0.8655 0.5263 0.2415
2012 814 0.4963 0.4361 0.7437 0.6089 0.2659 0.8415 0.5229 0.2535
Career36730.48190.42740.76080.59590.27110.87110.53640.238

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2011-08-10 2011-08-12 DTD 2 2 Right Fingers Tear Pinkie Fingernail - -
2011-07-01 2011-07-02 DTD 1 1 Right Wrist Hyperextension -
2008-07-06 2008-08-23 15-DL 48 41 Thigh Strain Hamstring -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2013 NYN $
2012 NYN $875,000
2011 NYN $
2008 ATL $392,500
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$1,267,500
2 yrTotal$1,267,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
4 y 24 dMato Sports1 year/$0.875M (2012)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.875M (2012). Re-signed by NY Mets 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration). DFA by NY Mets 5/29/12. Sent outright to Triple-A 5/31/12. Contract purchased by NY Mets 7/24/12. Non-tendered by NY Mets 11/30/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Re-signed by NY Mets 2/11. DFA by NY Mets 3/29/11.
  • 1 year (2010). Re-signed by Atlanta 2/24/10. Claimed by NY Mets off waivers from Atlanta 3/30/10.
  • 1 year/$0.4125M (2009). Re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/09.
  • 1 year/$0.3925M (2008). Re-signed by Atlanta 2/29/08.
  • 1 year (2007). Contract purchased 10/06. Signed by Atlanta 2/07.
  • Released by NY Yankees 7/03.
  • Signed 1998 as amateur free agent from Panama.

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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Manny Acosta threw 3,923 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2012, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2012, he relied primarily on his Slider (83mph), Fourseam Fastball (95mph) and Change (88mph), also mixing in a Sinker (95mph). He also rarely threw a Cutter (90mph).