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Brian Gordon PYankees

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 35)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date8-16-1978
Height6' 0"
Weight190 lbs
Age36 years, 3 months, 10 days
BatsL
ThrowsR
2010
-0.22011
2012
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
2008 TEX 29 3 0 4.0 0.0 4.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 16 4 1 1 0 5 0 0 0 1 2.25 2.66 3.24 1.2 0.1
2011 NYA 32 2 2 10.3 10.3 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 46 12 6 6 3 22 3 2 2 4 5.23 7.51 8.22 -1.7 -0.2
Career5214.310.34.001000062167732732254.406.166.80-0.5-0.1

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2007 CCH AA 30 0 50.0 4.72 100 .229 .258 .335 .400 .259 .279 102 4.5 0.5 4.5 0.5
2007 ROU AAA 9 0 11.0 4.52 114 .275 .290 .349 .460 .266 .371 103 1.8 0.2 3.9 0.4
2008 TEX MLB 3 0 4.0 3.24 142 .189 .253 .329 .396 .251 .267 119 1.2 0.1 1.2 0.1
2008 CCH AA 1 0 2.0 11.54 -58 .309 .262 .343 .392 .274 .200 94 -1.1 -0.1 -1.1 -0.1
2008 FRI AA 15 0 22.0 2.59 136 .123 .278 .354 .424 .285 .158 85 5.4 0.5 5.4 0.5
2008 OKL AAA 18 11 71.0 6.55 85 .261 .282 .350 .450 .262 .313 113 2.9 0.3 2.9 0.3
2009 OKL AAA 43 2 77.3 4.99 78 .249 .271 .341 .415 .278 .275 85 0.6 0.1 0.6 0.1
2010 LEH AAA 40 0 78.0 3.00 128 .234 .259 .327 .403 .251 .335 93 17.5 1.7 17.6 1.8
2010 LAG Wnt 2 2 5.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .429 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 NYA MLB 2 2 10.3 8.22 30 .311 .268 .322 .429 .265 .265 108 -2.0 -0.2 -1.7 -0.2
2011 LEH AAA 12 9 55.3 2.98 133 .185 .264 .328 .409 .256 .250 91 12.2 1.2 16.2 1.5
2011 SWB AAA 1 1 5.0 2.20 142 .132 .261 .326 .410 .257 .364 78 1.4 0.1 1.4 0.1
2013 SAC AAA 51 0 63.0 3.16 131 .233 .281 .350 .428 .274 .318 93 16.0 1.6 16.0 1.6
2014 SWB AAA 14 13 77.7 5.31 88 .272 .261 .333 .392 .252 .320 100 1.4 0.1 1.4 0.1

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
2007 ROU AAA 1 1 0 9 0 11.0 14 1 8 1 39% .371 11.5 0.8 0.8 6.5 1.36 4.91 3.9 0.4
2007 CCH AA 5 1 1 30 0 50.0 44 19 43 3 43% .279 7.9 3.4 0.5 7.7 1.26 2.88 4.5 0.5
2008 CCH AA 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 2 1 1 1 67% .200 9.0 4.5 4.5 4.5 1.50 4.50 -1.1 -0.1
2008 FRI AA 2 0 3 15 0 22.0 9 4 18 0 51% .158 3.7 1.6 0.0 7.4 0.59 0.00 5.4 0.5
2008 OKL AAA 4 5 0 18 11 71.0 85 15 51 14 44% .313 10.8 1.9 1.8 6.5 1.41 4.56 2.9 0.3
2008 TEX MLB 0 0 0 3 0 4.0 4 0 1 0 20% .267 9.0 0.0 0.0 2.2 1.00 2.25 1.2 0.1
2009 OKL AAA 7 3 2 43 2 77.3 72 20 51 5 34% .275 8.4 2.3 0.6 5.9 1.19 3.49 0.6 0.1
2010 LEH AAA 1 3 0 40 0 78.0 73 19 86 2 33% .335 8.4 2.2 0.2 9.9 1.18 3.46 17.6 1.8
2010 LAG Wnt 0 0 0 2 2 5.0 6 0 5 0 0% .429 10.8 0.0 0.0 9.0 1.20 1.80 0.0 0.0
2011 LEH AAA 5 0 0 12 9 55.3 39 7 56 4 41% .250 6.3 1.1 0.7 9.1 0.83 1.14 16.2 1.5
2011 SWB AAA 0 0 0 1 1 5.0 4 0 7 0 27% .364 7.2 0.0 0.0 12.6 0.80 0.00 1.4 0.1
2011 NYA MLB 0 1 0 2 2 10.3 12 3 4 3 30% .265 10.5 2.6 2.6 3.5 1.45 5.23 -1.7 -0.2
2013 SAC AAA 4 0 23 51 0 63.0 61 9 66 4 45% .318 8.7 1.3 0.6 9.4 1.11 3.57 16.0 1.6
2014 SWB AAA 4 6 0 14 13 77.7 89 28 50 7 41% .320 10.3 3.2 0.8 5.8 1.51 4.75 1.4 0.1

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 48 0.5208 0.4792 0.8696 0.7600 0.1739 0.8421 1.0000 0.1304
2011 154 0.5584 0.4805 0.8784 0.6512 0.2647 0.9286 0.7222 0.1216
Career2020.54950.48020.87630.67710.24310.9080.78820.1237

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2011-04-08 2011-04-20 Minors 12 0 Not Disclosed -
2010-07-08 2010-07-21 Minors 13 0 Right Hip Strain -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 37 d1 year (2014)

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 12/4/13 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by Oakland as a free agent 12/22/12 (minor-league contract).
  • 2012. Played with Samsung of Korea.
  • 1 year (2011). Re-signed by Philadelphia 3/2/11 (minor-league contract). May opt out of deal if not on Major League roster 6/15/11. Released by Philadelphia 6/15/11. Signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 6/15/11. Released by NY Yankees 7/8/11.
  • 1 year (2010). Signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 3/21/10 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year/$0.4025M (2009). Re-signed by Texas 12/2/08 (split contract, $81,000 in minors).
  • 1 year (2008). Contract purchased by Texas 9/15/08. Sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 10/1/08.
  • Drafted by Arizona (as outfielder) 1997 (7-233) (Round Rock HS, Texas).

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Brian Gordon is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: The A's and Building a Bullpen By AttritionSam Miller2013-09-11
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Five Non-Trade SolutionsKevin Goldstein2011-07-15
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Chasing the ChaseJay Jaffe2011-07-08
Future Shock: Monday Morning Ten PackKevin Goldstein2011-06-27
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Yankees + Prospects = Fear?Kevin Goldstein2011-06-23
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of June 20Kevin Goldstein2011-06-21
Transaction Analysis Blog: The Return of Andrew MillerR.J. Anderson2011-06-20
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: Pirate TreasureJohn Perrotto2011-06-20
Prospectus Hit and Run: No Prospectin' AllowedJay Jaffe2011-06-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Evil ImperialismBen Lindbergh2011-06-16
This article requires BP Premium accessOverthinking It: Can't Get No Relief? Ben Lindbergh2010-07-09
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL October RoundupChristina Kahrl2008-11-03


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Brian Gordon threw 220 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2008 and 2013, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2013, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (89mph) and Sinker (89mph), also mixing in a Slow Curve (70mph). He also rarely threw a Curve (75mph), Slider (76mph) and Change (80mph).