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Portrait of Michel Hernandez

Michel Hernandez CRays

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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
3 127 .237 .286 .305 .197 -0.4
Birth Date8-12-1978
Height6' 0"
Weight215 lbs
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WARP Summary

Standard

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
2003 NYA 24 5 5 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .400 .250 .265 0.1 -0.0 0.0
2008 TBA 29 5 15 15 2 3 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .144 -1.8 -0.1 -0.2
2009 TBA 30 35 107 99 12 24 3 1 1 32 7 12 0 0 1 12 2 1 .242 .292 .323 .201 -2.0 -0.8 -0.3
Career451271181428311368160011221.237.286.305.197-3.6-0.8-0.4

Advanced

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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
1998 ONE A- 0 225 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .280 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 TAM A+ 0 302 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .291 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 TAM A+ 0 263 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .242 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 NRW AA 0 70 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .264 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 NRW AA 51 143 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .250 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 NRW AA 20 67 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .333 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 COH AAA 41 132 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .306 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 NYA MLB 5 5 .265 .303 .359 .488 .287 .333 97 0 0.1 0.1 -0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0
2003 COH AAA 89 325 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .307 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 SWB AAA 77 264 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .261 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 POR AAA 82 309 .285 .278 .356 .442 .274 .319 90 7.1 7.8 4.7 0.7 -2.1 18.3 1.7 18.3 1.7
2006 MEM AAA 90 321 .246 .265 .338 .404 .266 .296 96 -4.8 9.2 4.2 -1.7 -0.7 10.9 0.9 10.9 0.9
2007 DUR AAA 51 189 .258 .264 .336 .400 .260 .277 99 -0.5 5.7 3.2 1.2 0.4 13.2 1.4 13.2 1.4
2008 TBA MLB 5 15 .144 .265 .342 .464 .276 .250 106 -1.9 0.4 0.2 -0.1 -0.0 -1.8 -0.2 -1.8 -0.2
2008 IND AAA 76 271 .229 .263 .327 .404 .263 .299 86 -8.9 7.9 3.9 -1.2 -1.6 0.6 -0.1 0.6 -0.1
2009 TBA MLB 35 107 .201 .259 .325 .408 .255 .267 104 -6.7 3.1 1.9 -0.8 -0.2 -2.0 -0.3 -2.0 -0.3
2009 DUR AAA 13 55 .197 .263 .334 .378 .246 .231 117 -5.1 2.2 1.1 -0.3 -0.7 -3.4 -0.4 -3.4 -0.4
2010 NOR AAA 58 217 .249 .267 .335 .417 .257 .285 98 -2.7 6.7 3.8 -0.9 1.7 7.7 0.6 7.7 0.6
2011 AKR AA 32 125 .362 .255 .324 .385 .271 .356 85 14 3.7 1.2 0.2 -0.1 19.2 1.9 19.2 1.9
2011 COH AAA 7 26 .274 .256 .320 .385 .248 .286 103 0.4 0.8 0.5 -0.1 0.1 2.1 0.2 2.1 0.2
2011 NOR AAA 17 60 .180 .252 .310 .387 .238 .191 93 -5.7 1.9 1.1 -0.3 0.5 -2.5 -0.3 -2.5 -0.3
2012 AKR AA 46 154 .208 .254 .322 .386 .257 .234 100 -8.3 4.2 2.4 -1.3 -0.9 0.7 -0.1 0.7 -0.1
2012 COH AAA 6 23 .167 .252 .328 .404 .254 .118 107 -2.4 0.7 0.4 -0.1 -0.8 -2.4 -0.2 -2.4 -0.2

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
1998 ONE A- 225 29 52 8 2 0 24 20 19 4 4 .254 .320 .312 .059 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 TAM A+ 302 26 69 10 1 2 23 18 49 2 2 .246 .298 .310 .064 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 NRW AA 70 7 14 2 0 0 4 4 13 1 0 .212 .257 .242 .030 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 TAM A+ 263 17 51 12 0 1 28 29 23 3 4 .221 .316 .286 .065 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 NRW AA 143 10 29 6 0 2 10 10 20 1 0 .227 .289 .320 .094 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 COH AAA 132 11 34 5 1 1 12 8 13 1 3 .281 .333 .364 .083 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 NRW AA 67 11 19 6 0 1 12 5 6 0 1 .311 .364 .459 .148 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 NYA MLB 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .250 .400 .250 .000 .265 0.1 -0.0 0.0
2003 COH AAA 325 39 79 14 0 4 30 37 35 0 2 .280 .368 .372 .092 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 SWB AAA 264 34 59 9 0 6 31 25 24 0 1 .255 .331 .372 .117 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 POR AAA 309 19 76 9 1 3 31 37 34 0 0 .288 .373 .364 .076 .285 18.3 0.7 1.7
2006 MEM AAA 321 24 78 10 1 2 28 27 29 3 1 .274 .338 .337 .063 .246 10.9 -1.7 0.9
2007 DUR AAA 189 22 47 4 0 4 19 16 13 0 1 .276 .339 .371 .094 .258 13.2 1.2 1.4
2008 TBA MLB 15 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .000 .144 -1.8 -0.1 -0.2
2008 IND AAA 271 29 67 14 2 3 17 17 35 0 2 .266 .317 .373 .107 .229 0.6 -1.2 -0.1
2009 DUR AAA 55 2 9 0 0 0 6 6 7 0 0 .196 .288 .196 .000 .197 -3.4 -0.3 -0.4
2009 TBA MLB 107 12 24 3 1 1 12 7 12 2 1 .242 .292 .323 .081 .201 -2.0 -0.8 -0.3
2010 NOR AAA 217 25 50 4 0 3 22 22 24 2 1 .263 .340 .332 .068 .249 7.7 -0.9 0.6
2011 COH AAA 26 4 7 2 0 1 4 3 1 0 0 .304 .385 .522 .217 .274 2.1 -0.1 0.2
2011 NOR AAA 60 4 9 3 0 0 1 3 7 0 0 .167 .250 .222 .056 .180 -2.5 -0.3 -0.3
2011 AKR AA 125 15 32 8 0 1 22 22 13 0 0 .323 .448 .434 .111 .362 19.2 0.2 1.9
2012 AKR AA 154 7 30 10 0 1 15 6 19 1 0 .208 .255 .299 .090 .208 0.7 -1.3 -0.1
2012 COH AAA 23 2 2 1 0 0 1 4 2 0 1 .105 .261 .158 .053 .167 -2.4 -0.1 -0.2

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 43 0.6279 0.6279 0.7407 0.8148 0.3125 0.8182 0.4000 0.2593
2009 373 0.5550 0.5147 0.8021 0.6812 0.3072 0.8511 0.6667 0.1979
Career4160.56250.52640.79580.6950.30770.84770.63910.2042

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2010-04-08 2010-05-09 Minors 31 0 Right Fingers Fracture Index Finger -
2010-03-15 2010-04-08 Camp 24 2 Right Fingers Fracture Index Finger -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 169 d1 year (2012)

Details
  • 1 year (2012). Re-signed by Cleveland as a free agent 11/10/11 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2011).
  • 1 year (2010).
  • 1 year/$0.41M (2009) (minor-league contract). DFA 8/8/09, sent outright to Triple-A 8/12/09.
  • 1 year (2008). Signed as a free agent for 2008 (minor-league contract, $0.395M in majors). Acquired in trade from Pittsburgh 8/31/08. Contract purchased 9/9/08. Sent outright to Triple-A 11/3/08.
  • 1 year (2007). DFA 1/07.
  • 1 year (2006). Signed as a free agent 11/05. Contract purchased 11/05.
  • 1 year (2005). Signed for 2005 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2004). Claimed off waivers from NY Yankees 1/04. Claimed off waivers from Boston 4/04. Non-tendered 12/04.
  • 1 year (2003). Contract purchased 11/02.

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BP Articles

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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Notable NRI: AL CentralR.J. Anderson2012-03-15
The BP Wayback Machine: Cuban ImportsJohn Perrotto2012-02-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Junior Circuit JumbleChristina Kahrl2010-07-16
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: The Replacement-Level KillersJay Jaffe2010-01-15
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: AL West RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-08-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Assorted AL AdditionsChristina Kahrl2009-08-09
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: PerfectionJoe Sheehan2009-07-24
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Beefing UpKevin Goldstein2009-05-08
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL Roster RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-04-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL AddendaChristina Kahrl2008-11-06
This article requires BP Premium accessPlayoff Prospectus: One Through Twenty-Five?Joe Sheehan2008-10-21
This article requires BP Premium accessPlayoff Prospectus: One Through Twenty-Five?Jay Jaffe2008-10-21
World Series Prospectus: Rays versus PhilliesJoe Sheehan2008-10-21
Playoff Prospectus: White Sox versus RaysNate Silver2008-10-02
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Regular-Season Wrap-upChristina Kahrl2008-09-28
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Bankers DozenChristina Kahrl2008-09-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL Central NRI ReviewChristina Kahrl2008-03-02
This article requires BP Premium accessInternational Prospectus: Cuban ImportsJohn Perrotto2007-02-15
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL Central CatchupChristina Kahrl2007-02-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 17-26Christina Kahrl2006-03-27
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: December 2-6Christina Kahrl2005-12-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: November 9-17Christina Kahrl2005-11-18
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 29-April 4, 2005Christina Kahrl2005-04-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Wests, etc.Christina Kahrl2005-03-25
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Offseason - The EastsChristina Kahrl2005-02-14


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BP Roundtables

DateRoundtable NameComment
2008-10-22 16:30:00World Series Game OneI think it's worth noting that the Rays are really playing without a backup catcher as well. Michel Hernandez was the third catcher for Triple-A Indy in August. (Will Carroll)

Advanced Catching Metrics

Year Framing Chances Extra Strikes Framing Runs Framing Runs per 7000 Blocking Chances PB/WP Saved Blocking Runs Blocking Runs per 7000 Total Receiving Runs Total Receiving Runs per 7000
2008 272 0 -0.2 -4.2 139 0.0 0.0 0.3 -0.2 -3.9
2009 2250 -23 -2.2 -6.8 1213 1.3 0.4 2.1 -1.8 -4.6
total 2522 -19 -2.0 -5.5 1352 0.7 0.2 0.9 -1.8 -4.6

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