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2014 Rest-of-Season Projections (seasonal age 30)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
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Birth Date7-31-1983
Height5' 10"
Weight215 lbs
Age30 years, 11 months, 28 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
-0.62011
2012
0.22013
1.12014
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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
2004 SEA 20 2 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .008 -0.7 -0.0 -0.1
2005 SEA 21 16 50 48 3 19 3 0 1 25 1 11 0 0 1 6 0 0 .396 .408 .521 .331 3.7 -0.1 0.4
2006 SEA 22 35 106 99 8 15 4 0 2 25 3 29 1 0 3 4 1 0 .152 .184 .253 .161 -6.4 -0.2 -0.6
2011 MIN 27 45 114 104 9 15 3 0 1 21 8 32 1 1 0 5 0 0 .144 .211 .202 .169 -6.3 0.5 -0.6
2013 SDN 29 23 71 67 4 17 3 1 0 22 2 16 0 2 0 7 0 0 .254 .268 .328 .224 1.8 -0.1 0.2
2014 SDN 30 59 172 157 12 37 10 0 8 71 10 41 2 0 3 28 0 0 .236 .290 .452 .266 7.8 1.3 1.0
Career1805164783610323112164241304375010.215.257.343.222-0.01.40.2

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 PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2001 EVE A- 15 48 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .080 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 EVE A- 62 256 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .286 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 WIS A 116 458 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .324 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 SEA MLB 2 3 .008 .267 .333 .423 .257 .000 100 -0.8 0.1 0 -0.0 0.0 -0.7 -0.1 -0.7 -0.1
2004 SBR A+ 107 424 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .270 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 TAC AAA 4 15 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .455 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 SEA MLB 16 50 .331 .264 .324 .420 .261 .500 92 3.8 1.4 0.8 -0.1 -1.9 3.7 0.4 3.7 0.4
2005 SAN AA 57 221 .258 .279 .344 .435 .266 .324 98 -0.3 4.6 2.8 -1.0 -1.0 8.3 0.7 8.3 0.7
2005 TAC AAA 14 51 .264 .311 .387 .483 .297 .250 74 0.1 1.0 0.5 0.0 -0.7 1.4 0.1 1.4 0.1
2006 SEA MLB 35 106 .161 .266 .328 .421 .253 .191 101 -11.7 3.2 1.9 -0.2 0.9 -6.4 -0.6 -6.4 -0.6
2006 TAC AAA 1 3 .626 .291 .426 .475 .288 1.000 92 1.2 0.1 0.1 -0.0 -0.0 1.2 0.1 1.2 0.1
2007 WTN AA 91 356 .208 .256 .329 .383 .260 .272 96 -20.1 10.4 6.3 -0.8 -1.1 -3.3 -0.4 -3.3 -0.4
2008 JAX AA 38 148 .222 .264 .343 .400 .254 .265 101 -6.2 4.4 -0.1 -0.1 -2.6 -3.6 -0.4 -3.6 -0.4
2008 LVG AAA 37 131 .231 .277 .352 .452 .261 .298 125 -4.2 4.0 2.2 -0.8 0.1 2.1 0.1 2.1 0.1
2009 BUF AAA 68 259 .222 .261 .324 .390 .244 .283 107 -10.7 7.5 4.3 -0.1 -2.9 0.6 0.1 0.6 0.1
2010 TRN AA 25 103 .309 .256 .326 .396 .258 .347 96 7 3.8 0.2 -0.2 0.0 11.2 1.1 11.2 1.1
2010 SWB AAA 19 70 .219 .267 .333 .423 .263 .306 93 -3.3 2.2 0 -0.1 -1.5 -2.8 -0.3 -2.8 -0.3
2011 MIN MLB 45 114 .169 .258 .317 .400 .257 .194 103 -10.2 3.1 1.9 0.5 -1.4 -6.3 -0.6 -6.3 -0.6
2011 ROC AAA 43 166 .252 .256 .324 .394 .252 .297 97 -1.5 5.1 3.1 1.5 -3.6 3.9 0.5 3.9 0.5
2011 LIC Wnt 6 21 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .385 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 ROC AAA 95 326 .248 .255 .324 .388 .250 .255 94 -4.4 9.7 4.5 1.9 -2.1 9.2 1.1 9.5 1.1
2012 GIG Wnt 14 53 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .129 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 SDN MLB 23 71 .224 .254 .312 .388 .253 .321 99 -2.4 1.9 1.1 -0.1 -1.4 1.8 0.2 1.8 0.2
2013 TUC AAA 74 276 .289 .277 .343 .424 .267 .388 106 8.6 7.9 3.8 0.5 -1.9 23.6 2.5 23.6 2.5
2014 SDN MLB 59 172 .266 .250 .306 .385 .257 .269 89 0.9 4.5 2.4 1.3 -1.4 7.8 1.0 7.8 1.0

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
2001 EVE A- 48 3 4 1 0 2 3 1 19 0 0 .089 .106 .244 .156 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 EVE A- 256 29 55 18 1 1 26 16 38 5 2 .242 .316 .344 .101 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 WIS A 458 39 112 19 0 9 54 38 81 2 2 .275 .347 .388 .113 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 SEA MLB 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .008 -0.7 -0.0 -0.1
2004 SBR A+ 424 41 89 22 1 6 53 28 70 0 1 .235 .300 .346 .111 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 TAC AAA 15 3 6 1 0 1 1 0 3 0 0 .400 .400 .667 .267 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 SAN AA 221 20 59 14 1 2 21 7 35 1 0 .278 .303 .382 .104 .258 8.3 -1.0 0.7
2005 SEA MLB 50 3 19 3 0 1 6 1 11 0 0 .396 .408 .521 .125 .331 3.7 -0.1 0.4
2005 TAC AAA 51 3 10 3 0 1 6 2 12 0 1 .204 .235 .327 .122 .264 1.4 0.0 0.1
2006 SEA MLB 106 8 15 4 0 2 4 3 29 1 0 .152 .184 .253 .101 .161 -6.4 -0.2 -0.6
2006 TAC AAA 3 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .667 .667 1.000 .333 .626 1.2 -0.0 0.1
2007 WTN AA 356 29 69 16 0 5 40 24 86 1 2 .214 .274 .310 .096 .208 -3.3 -0.8 -0.4
2008 LVG AAA 131 12 32 7 0 4 12 11 20 0 1 .271 .338 .432 .161 .231 2.1 -0.8 0.1
2008 JAX AA 148 13 31 5 0 5 18 11 32 0 0 .231 .293 .381 .149 .222 -3.6 -0.1 -0.4
2009 BUF AAA 259 22 56 14 0 9 30 12 66 0 0 .233 .275 .404 .171 .222 0.6 -0.1 0.1
2010 TRN AA 103 13 30 10 0 5 17 7 17 0 0 .319 .373 .585 .266 .309 11.2 -0.2 1.1
2010 SWB AAA 70 3 17 3 0 2 11 1 17 0 0 .250 .261 .382 .132 .219 -2.8 -0.1 -0.3
2011 MIN MLB 114 9 15 3 0 1 5 8 32 0 0 .144 .211 .202 .058 .169 -6.3 0.5 -0.6
2011 ROC AAA 166 15 40 12 0 5 24 11 27 0 0 .268 .325 .450 .181 .252 3.9 1.5 0.5
2011 LIC Wnt 21 1 5 0 0 0 1 1 6 0 0 .263 .333 .263 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 ROC AAA 326 31 65 14 1 10 34 30 62 0 1 .226 .307 .385 .160 .248 9.5 1.9 1.1
2012 GIG Wnt 53 4 6 1 0 2 4 4 14 0 0 .130 .212 .283 .152 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 TUC AAA 276 36 86 18 0 5 38 17 42 0 2 .343 .382 .474 .131 .289 23.6 0.5 2.5
2013 SDN MLB 71 4 17 3 1 0 7 2 16 0 0 .254 .268 .328 .075 .224 1.8 -0.1 0.2
2014 SDN MLB 172 12 37 10 0 8 28 10 41 0 0 .236 .290 .452 .217 .266 7.8 1.3 1.0

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
2011 452 0.5376 0.5000 0.7655 0.6296 0.3493 0.8431 0.6027 0.2301
2013 242 0.5124 0.5744 0.7338 0.6935 0.4492 0.8488 0.5472 0.2662
2014 668 0.4820 0.5202 0.7406 0.6925 0.3584 0.8610 0.5242 0.2594
Career13620.50590.52310.74770.67180.37150.85290.55430.2509

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 SDN $506,400
2013 SDN $
2012 MIN $
2011 MIN $
YearsDescriptionSalary
2011Current$506,400
1 yrTotal$506,400

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 82 d1 year/$0.5064M (2014)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.5064M (2014). Re-signed by San Diego 3/3/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by San Diego as a free agent 12/26/12 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by San Diego 7/7/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Re-signed by Minnesota (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2011). Signed by Minnesota as a free agent 2011 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by Minnesota 5/6/11. Sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 10/14/11.
  • 1 year (2010). Signed by NY Mets 2010 (minor-league contract).
  • Drafted by Seattle 2001 (2-49) (Papa Juan XXIII HS, Bayamon, PR).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .218 .234 .302 .211
11 vs R (Multi) .225 .257 .290 .207
18 Split (Multi) .007 .022 -.012 -.004
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.013 -.023 -.037 -.020
30 vs L (2013) .235 .235 .294 .199
31 vs R (2013) .260 .278 .340 .230
38 Split (2013) .025 .042 .046 .031
39 LgAvg (2013) -.011 -.021 -.036 -.019

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This article requires BP Premium accessThe Call-Up: Christian VazquezAl Skorupa2014-07-10
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Daily League Strategy: Cutting to the ChasePaul Sporer2014-07-08
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Edwin Ends OneChris Mosch2014-07-03
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Edwin Ends OneDaniel Rathman2014-07-03
Overthinking It: June in Catcher FramingBen Lindbergh2014-07-02
Overthinking It: Josh Byrnes Breaks Streak; Padres Face Uncertain FutureBen Lindbergh2014-06-23
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Freestyle: A Deeper Look at FAAB in Deeper LeaguesMike Gianella2014-06-18
Overthinking It: May in Catcher FramingBen Lindbergh2014-06-04
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: No Way, JoseR.J. Anderson2014-05-29
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTTO Scoresheet Podcast: Scoresheet Player Trend Watch: May Supplemental DraftIan Lefkowitz2014-05-29
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This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTTO Scoresheet Podcast: Scoresheet Player Trend Watch: May Supplemental DraftBen Murphy2014-05-29
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Cueto Fries the FriarsChris Mosch2014-05-16
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Cueto Fries the FriarsMorris Greenberg2014-05-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Call MiloneR.J. Anderson2014-05-12
Overthinking It: Catcher Framing: The Season So FarBen Lindbergh2014-05-07
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Gray MattersDaniel Rathman2014-04-29
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Jose Abreu's Amazing MonthDaniel Rathman2014-04-28
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Weekend Wrap-Up, 4/21Morris Greenberg2014-04-21
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Weekend Wrap-Up, 4/21Nick Bacarella2014-04-21
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Weekend Wrap-Up, 4/21Chris Mosch2014-04-21
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Team Preview: San Diego PadresCraig Goldstein2014-01-10
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: September 26, 2013Clint Chisam2013-09-26
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Almost PerfectDaniel Rathman2013-09-17
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: The Lincecum Before the StormDaniel Rathman2013-07-15
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 8, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-08
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 7, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-07
The Stats Go Marching In: Measuring Catcher Framing in the Minor LeaguesMax Marchi2013-06-13
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Vortices of Suck, Part IJay Jaffe2011-08-03
This article requires BP Premium accessOverthinking It: The Avila AdvantageBen Lindbergh2011-07-21
Prospectus Hit and Run: Anatomy of a CollapseJay Jaffe2011-06-08
Tater Trot Tracker: Trot Times for May 19Larry Granillo2011-05-20
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: Tout Wars FAAB Update, 5/10Jason Collette2011-05-10
Prospectus Q&A: Ben RevereDavid Laurila2011-05-09
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Youthful Orient-ationChristina Kahrl2010-06-09
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Feeling Short?Christina Kahrl2008-12-05
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction of the Day: Roster Reviews of the WestsChristina Kahrl2007-04-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: April 11-13Christina Kahrl2006-04-14
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: American League, March 30-April 4Christina Kahrl2006-04-06
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Focus: AL Spring Job BattlesPeter Schoenke2006-03-24
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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: September 14-20Christina Kahrl2005-09-21
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Prospectus Notebook: Wednesday EditionBaseball Prospectus2005-06-29
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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
2011 2586 22 3.8 10.3 1389 1.8 0.5 2.5 4.3 12.9
2013 1521 44 6.5 29.7 775 0.9 0.3 2.3 6.7 32.0
2014 3494 86 10.9 21.9 1935 -0.4 -0.1 -0.4 10.8 21.5
total 7601 149 20.4 18.8 4099 2.3 0.7 1.1 21.0 19.9

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