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Portrait of Ryota Igarashi

Ryota Igarashi 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 Date5-28-1979
Height5' 11"
Weight200 lbs
Age35 years, 3 months, 5 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
-0.52010
0.32011
0.12012
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
2010 NYN 31 34 0 30.3 0.0 30.3 1 1 0 0 0 0 135 29 24 24 4 51 18 17 0 25 7.12 4.95 5.97 -5.2 -0.5
2011 NYN 32 45 0 38.7 0.0 38.7 4 1 0 1 0 0 190 43 20 20 2 62 28 26 4 42 4.66 3.98 3.31 3.2 0.3
2012 NYA 33 2 0 3.0 0.0 3.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 16 4 4 4 0 6 3 3 0 3 12.00 4.05 3.96 0.5 0.1
2012 TOR 33 2 0 1.0 0.0 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 10 5 4 4 0 6 2 2 0 2 36.00 5.05 3.50 0.5 0.0
Career83073.00.073.0520200351815252612551484726.414.404.37-1.1-0.1

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
1999 YKL npb 36 0 47.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 YKL npb 56 0 75.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 YKL npb 41 0 41.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 YKL npb 64 1 78.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 YKL npb 66 0 74.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 YKL npb 66 0 74.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 YKL npb 49 0 56.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.495 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 YKL npb 29 0 25.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .353 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2008 YKL npb 44 0 43.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .271 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2009 YKL npb 56 0 53.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .258 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2010 NYN MLB 34 0 30.3 5.97 49 .299 .264 .329 .412 .273 .284 90 -5.2 -0.5 -5.2 -0.5
2010 SLU A+ 5 2 7.7 1.57 162 .248 .255 .318 .377 .258 .455 96 4.6 0.5 4.6 0.5
2010 BUF AAA 15 0 16.3 3.84 119 .250 .259 .322 .409 .250 .327 106 3.3 0.3 3.3 0.3
2011 NYN MLB 45 0 38.7 3.31 116 .306 .254 .316 .400 .262 .360 95 3.2 0.3 3.2 0.3
2011 BUF AAA 21 0 31.0 3.73 109 .159 .255 .328 .396 .256 .181 93 3.3 0.3 3.3 0.3
2011 GIG Wnt 11 0 10.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .379 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 NYA MLB 2 0 3.0 3.96 118 .321 .233 .288 .384 .239 .400 109 0.5 0.1 0.5 0.1
2012 TOR MLB 2 0 1.0 3.50 128 .480 .276 .332 .434 .274 .833 110 0.5 0.0 0.5 0.0
2012 LVG AAA 19 0 21.0 2.38 159 .130 .282 .348 .442 .273 .222 111 7.7 0.8 7.7 0.8
2012 SWB AAA 30 0 36.7 2.20 150 .216 .257 .326 .388 .253 .341 100 12.8 1.3 12.8 1.3

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
1999 YKL npb 6 4 1 36 0 47.7 34 29 59 4 0% .000 6.4 5.5 0.8 11.1 1.32 0.00 0.0 0.0
2000 YKL npb 11 4 1 56 0 75.3 42 33 90 11 0% .000 5.0 3.9 1.3 10.8 1.00 0.00 0.0 0.0
2001 YKL npb 2 3 0 41 0 41.7 25 28 51 2 0% .000 5.4 6.0 0.4 11.0 1.27 0.00 0.0 0.0
2002 YKL npb 8 2 4 64 1 78.0 49 18 97 8 0% .000 5.7 2.1 0.9 11.2 0.86 0.00 0.0 0.0
2003 YKL npb 5 5 0 66 0 74.0 60 33 83 9 0% .000 7.3 4.0 1.1 10.1 1.26 3.89 0.0 0.0
2004 YKL npb 5 3 37 66 0 74.3 57 36 86 9 0% .000 6.9 4.4 1.1 10.4 1.25 2.66 0.0 0.0
2005 YKL npb 3 2 4 49 0 56.7 52 27 60 6 0% -.495 8.3 4.3 1.0 9.5 1.39 3.49 0.0 0.0
2006 YKL npb 1 2 1 29 0 25.0 33 11 18 3 0% .353 11.9 4.0 1.1 6.5 1.76 6.12 0.0 0.0
2008 YKL npb 3 2 3 44 0 43.7 35 6 42 3 0% .271 7.2 1.2 0.6 8.6 0.94 2.47 0.0 0.0
2009 YKL npb 3 2 3 56 0 53.7 42 20 44 3 0% .258 7.0 3.4 0.5 7.4 1.15 3.18 0.0 0.0
2010 BUF AAA 2 1 2 15 0 16.3 18 6 16 2 41% .327 9.9 3.3 1.1 8.8 1.47 3.31 3.3 0.3
2010 NYN MLB 1 1 0 34 0 30.3 29 18 25 4 38% .284 8.6 5.3 1.2 7.4 1.55 7.12 -5.2 -0.5
2010 SLU A+ 1 0 0 5 2 7.7 10 1 11 0 23% .455 11.7 1.2 0.0 12.9 1.43 2.34 4.6 0.5
2011 BUF AAA 0 1 5 21 0 31.0 15 9 34 2 43% .181 4.4 2.6 0.6 9.9 0.77 0.87 3.3 0.3
2011 GIG Wnt 0 0 3 11 0 10.7 11 4 14 0 0% .379 9.3 3.4 0.0 11.8 1.41 3.38 0.0 0.0
2011 NYN MLB 4 1 0 45 0 38.7 43 28 42 2 47% .360 10.0 6.5 0.5 9.8 1.84 4.66 3.2 0.3
2012 NYA MLB 0 0 0 2 0 3.0 4 3 3 0 50% .400 12.0 9.0 0.0 9.0 2.33 12.00 0.5 0.1
2012 TOR MLB 0 0 0 2 0 1.0 5 2 2 0 33% .833 45.0 18.0 0.0 18.0 7.00 36.00 0.5 0.0
2012 SWB AAA 4 3 10 30 0 36.7 30 18 55 1 53% .341 7.4 4.4 0.2 13.5 1.31 2.45 12.8 1.3
2012 LVG AAA 1 1 4 19 0 21.0 10 3 28 0 44% .222 4.3 1.3 0.0 12.0 0.62 1.29 7.7 0.8

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
2010 559 0.4562 0.4562 0.7686 0.6863 0.2632 0.8629 0.5625 0.2314
2011 762 0.4803 0.4331 0.7727 0.6011 0.2778 0.8500 0.6182 0.2273
2012 114 0.5439 0.4474 0.8235 0.5968 0.2692 0.8649 0.7143 0.1765
Career14350.4760.44320.77510.63390.27140.85620.60410.2249

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2010-04-21 2010-05-22 15-DL 31 29 Left Thigh Strain Hamstring -
2006-10-10 2006-10-10 FA 0 0 - Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery - Date Is Approximate - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2012 PIT $
2011 NYN $1,750,000
2010 NYN $1,250,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$3,000,000
2 yrTotal$3,000,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 88 dArn Tellem1 year (2012)

Details
  • 1 year (2012). Signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 12/20/11 (minor-league contract). Acquired by Toronto in trade from Pittsburgh 3/30/12. Contract purchased by Toronto 5/25/12. Claimed by NY Yankees off waivers 5/29/12 after being DFA by Toronto 5/27/12. Sent outright to Triple-A by NY Yankees 8/16/12.
  • 2 years/$3M (2010-11). Signed by NY Mets as a free agent 12/17/09. 10:$1.25M, 11:$1.75M. Annual performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 45, 50, 55, 60, 65 appearances. Article XX(B) free agent after 2011 season. DFA by NY Mets 1/3/11. Contract purchased by NY Mets 4/11/11. Released by NY Mets 10/19/11.
  • 1999-2009: Yakult Swallows, Japanese Central League.

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BP Articles

Ryota Igarashi is referenced in the following articles.

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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: All the Loney People, Where Do They All Belong?Ben Lindbergh2012-12-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Notable NRI: NL CentralR.J. Anderson2012-02-17
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Asian Equation: The Future of the NPB Import MarketMichael Street2011-09-20
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Asian Equation: Finding Relief from NPBMichael Street2011-08-04
Transaction Analysis: Heroes Take a FallBen Lindbergh2011-05-18
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Something Lost, Something GainedBen Lindbergh2011-05-10
Transaction Analysis Blog: The Mets Promote Isringhausen and IgarashiR.J. Anderson2011-04-12
This article requires BP Premium accessContractual Matters: The Mets' Sunk CostsJeff Euston2011-04-06
BP Unfiltered: Japan Earthquake Baseball NewsNeil deMause2011-03-11
Transaction Analysis: Votto's Extension and Being Young in New YorkChristina Kahrl2011-01-18
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL East UpdateChristina Kahrl2011-01-05
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Short StackChristina Kahrl2010-12-29
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Braves, Marlins, MetsChristina Kahrl2010-09-21
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Shuffling SeniorsChristina Kahrl2010-07-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Not Least the NL EastChristina Kahrl2010-07-05
This article requires BP Premium accessChecking the Numbers: No Longer the Maine ManEric Seidman2010-06-22
BP Unfiltered: The Paper Trail of June 13John Perrotto2010-06-13
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Meet the MetsJay Jaffe2010-05-25
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: EasterlingsChristina Kahrl2010-05-24
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: Beltran Gets MovingWill Carroll2010-05-14
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: National League RoundupChristina Kahrl2010-04-23
Game Story: Nats at MetsChristina Kahrl2010-04-11


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Ryota Igarashi threw 1,392 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2010 and 2012, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2012, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (96mph) and Slider (88mph), also mixing in a Curve (80mph).