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Justin Hampson PMets

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 34)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date5-24-1980
Height6' 1"
Weight205 lbs
Age34 years, 3 months, 30 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
2010
2011
0.02012
2013
0.22014
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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
2006 COL 26 5 1 12.0 5.0 7.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 60 19 10 10 3 37 5 5 1 9 7.50 6.36 7.63 -0.9 -0.1
2007 SDN 27 39 0 53.3 0.0 53.3 2 3 0 0 0 0 219 48 17 16 1 65 16 12 3 34 2.70 3.22 3.33 8.2 1.0
2008 SDN 28 35 0 30.7 0.0 30.7 2 1 0 1 0 0 126 31 11 10 1 39 10 8 0 19 2.93 3.27 4.17 1.7 0.1
2012 NYN 32 13 0 10.0 0.0 10.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 37 6 4 2 0 8 5 5 0 4 1.80 3.84 4.21 0.1 0.0
Career921106.05.0101.05402004421044238514936304663.233.654.199.11.0

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
2000 POR A- 14 13 68.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 TRI A- 15 15 81.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 ASH A 27 27 164.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .304 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 VIS A+ 26 26 159.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .313 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 TUL AA 1 1 4.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .421 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 TUL AA 27 27 170.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .287 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 CSP AAA 27 26 144.3 6.79 66 .276 .275 .344 .433 .270 .303 93 3.9 0.4 1.8 -0.2
2006 COL MLB 5 1 12.0 7.63 57 .331 .256 .329 .426 .267 .381 109 -1.2 -0.1 -0.9 -0.1
2006 CSP AAA 31 13 121.1 5.07 98 .246 .271 .345 .419 .267 .307 108 15.1 1.5 14.2 1.3
2007 SDN MLB 39 0 53.3 3.33 123 .230 .266 .329 .415 .253 .285 90 8.7 0.9 8.2 1.0
2007 POR AAA 10 0 12.7 6.44 74 .308 .270 .346 .441 .270 .257 100 -0.1 -0.0 0.1 -0.0
2008 SDN MLB 35 0 30.7 4.17 99 .251 .264 .326 .411 .259 .312 89 1.9 0.2 1.7 0.1
2008 LEL A+ 5 0 6.0 3.24 131 .040 .274 .335 .407 .259 .071 92 1.1 0.1 1.1 0.1
2008 POR AAA 10 0 10.3 2.45 156 .267 .291 .353 .436 .257 .385 106 5.0 0.5 5.0 0.5
2009 SAC AAA 4 0 6.7 6.46 58 .223 .264 .329 .417 .262 .200 94 -0.3 -0.0 -0.3 -0.0
2011 BUF AAA 52 0 58.0 3.88 106 .259 .258 .330 .398 .257 .308 92 6.9 0.7 6.9 0.7
2011 GIG Wnt 10 0 9.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .257 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 NYN MLB 13 0 10.0 4.21 100 .200 .247 .312 .390 .257 .214 98 0.3 0.0 0.1 0.0
2012 BUF AAA 51 0 65.7 4.78 95 .235 .253 .324 .378 .251 .304 103 3.0 0.3 3.1 0.3
2012 ARA Wnt 4 0 3.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .400 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 LVG AAA 64 0 67.0 4.51 119 .262 .274 .344 .424 .270 .346 113 11.6 1.2 11.6 1.2

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 POR A- 1 8 0 14 13 68.7 74 27 44 5 0% .000 9.7 3.5 0.7 5.8 1.47 3.54 0.0 0.0
2001 TRI A- 4 6 0 15 15 81.7 84 23 63 5 0% .000 9.3 2.5 0.6 6.9 1.31 4.52 0.0 0.0
2002 ASH A 9 8 0 27 27 164.3 162 58 123 12 0% .304 8.9 3.2 0.7 6.7 1.34 3.83 0.0 0.0
2003 VIS A+ 14 7 0 26 26 159.0 153 51 150 12 0% .313 8.7 2.9 0.7 8.5 1.28 3.68 0.0 0.0
2003 TUL AA 0 1 0 1 1 4.0 8 3 0 0 0% .421 18.0 6.8 0.0 0.0 2.75 13.50 0.0 0.0
2004 TUL AA 10 9 0 27 27 170.3 176 63 104 22 0% .287 9.3 3.3 1.2 5.5 1.40 3.49 0.0 0.0
2005 CSP AAA 5 13 0 27 26 144.3 167 71 93 18 52% .303 10.4 4.4 1.1 5.8 1.65 5.99 1.8 -0.2
2006 CSP AAA 8 4 0 31 13 121.1 121 39 95 10 45% .307 9.0 2.9 0.7 7.1 1.32 3.34 14.2 1.3
2006 COL MLB 1 0 0 5 1 12.0 19 5 9 3 31% .381 14.2 3.8 2.2 6.8 2.00 7.50 -0.9 -0.1
2007 POR AAA 1 1 0 10 0 12.7 12 8 12 3 34% .257 8.5 5.7 2.1 8.5 1.57 3.54 0.1 -0.0
2007 SDN MLB 2 3 0 39 0 53.3 48 16 34 1 48% .285 8.1 2.7 0.2 5.7 1.20 2.70 8.2 1.0
2008 POR AAA 1 2 0 10 0 10.3 11 3 16 1 37% .385 9.6 2.6 0.9 14.0 1.36 3.50 5.0 0.5
2008 SDN MLB 2 1 0 35 0 30.7 31 10 19 1 42% .312 9.1 2.9 0.3 5.6 1.34 2.93 1.7 0.1
2008 LEL A+ 0 0 0 5 0 6.0 1 1 4 0 29% .071 1.5 1.5 0.0 6.0 0.33 0.00 1.1 0.1
2009 SAC AAA 0 0 0 4 0 6.7 6 0 5 2 23% .200 8.1 0.0 2.7 6.7 0.90 5.37 -0.3 -0.0
2011 BUF AAA 3 3 1 52 0 58.0 57 16 56 5 48% .308 8.8 2.5 0.8 8.7 1.26 3.41 6.9 0.7
2011 GIG Wnt 1 0 0 10 0 9.7 9 5 6 0 0% .257 8.4 4.7 0.0 5.6 1.45 3.72 0.0 0.0
2012 BUF AAA 4 3 4 51 0 65.7 63 22 59 5 50% .304 8.6 3.0 0.7 8.1 1.29 2.33 3.1 0.3
2012 NYN MLB 0 0 0 13 0 10.0 6 5 4 0 68% .214 5.4 4.5 0.0 3.6 1.10 1.80 0.1 0.0
2012 ARA Wnt 1 0 0 4 0 3.7 4 2 5 0 0% .400 9.8 4.9 0.0 12.3 1.64 2.45 0.0 0.0
2013 LVG AAA 6 4 2 64 0 67.0 78 27 56 4 52% .346 10.5 3.6 0.5 7.5 1.57 3.63 11.6 1.2

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 499 0.5271 0.4609 0.8478 0.6502 0.2500 0.8480 0.8475 0.1478
2012 142 0.4789 0.4366 0.8548 0.6618 0.2297 0.8667 0.8235 0.1452
Career6410.51640.45550.84940.65280.24550.85210.84220.1472

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2009-06-06 2009-09-19 Minors 105 0 Left Shoulder Soreness -
2008-03-21 2008-06-02 60-DL 73 58 Left Shoulder Tendonitis -
2006-04-05 2006-04-13 Minors 8 0 Left Ankle Sprain -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2013 OAK $
2012 OAK $
2011 OAK $
2008 SDN $402,500
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$402,500
1 yrTotal$402,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 27 d1 year (2012)

Details
  • 1 year (2012). Re-signed by NY Mets for 2012 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by NY Mets 6/25/12. DFA by NY Mets 7/4/12. Sent outright to Triple-A 7/6/12. Contract purchased by NY Mets 9/4/12. Sent outright to Triple-A by NY Mets 10/12 (refused assignment 10/16/12).
  • 1 year (2011). Signed by NY Mets as a free agent 2/8/11 (minor-league contract).
  • 2010. Played in independent Atlantic League.
  • 1 year/$0.4146M (2009). Re-signed by San Diego 2/27/09. Released by San Diego 4/1/09. Signed by Oakland as a free agent 5/12/09 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year/$0.4025M (2008). Re-signed by San Diego 3/3/08.
  • 1 year (2007). Claimed by San Diego off waivers 10/12/06 after being DFA by Colorado.
  • 1 year (2006). Contract purchased by Colorado 9/06.
  • Drafted by Colorado 1999 (28-850) (Southwestern Illinois College).

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BP Articles

Justin Hampson is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: Watching the Worst Game of 2012Sam Miller2013-03-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: JiggeringChristina Kahrl2008-07-25
Playoff Prospectus: Padres versus RockiesChristina Kahrl2007-10-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction of the Day: Linebrink-Inman, Belliard, and IzturisChristina Kahrl2007-07-26
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: April 29-May 6, 2007Christina Kahrl2007-05-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: April 19-21, 2007Christina Kahrl2007-04-22
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL West and NL CatchupChristina Kahrl2007-02-10
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: September 29-October 16, 2006Christina Kahrl2006-10-17
Transaction Analysis: September 5-11Christina Kahrl2006-09-13


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Justin Hampson threw 1,215 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) and Fourseam Fastball (87mph), also mixing in a Curve (75mph). He also rarely threw a Change (80mph).