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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 36)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
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Birth Date10-19-1977
Height6' 3"
Weight250 lbs
Age36 years, 10 months, 14 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
-0.42010
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2013
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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
2008 MIN 30 22 68 62 13 17 2 0 1 22 6 21 0 0 0 7 0 0 .274 .338 .355 .268 2.2 0.0 0.2
2009 TOR 31 33 130 115 25 36 7 0 10 73 10 35 4 1 0 17 1 1 .313 .385 .635 .315 9.0 -0.0 0.9
2010 TOR 32 13 40 40 3 6 2 0 1 11 0 11 0 0 0 1 1 0 .150 .150 .275 .141 -4.2 -0.0 -0.4
Career6823821741591101210616674102521.272.332.488.2726.9-0.00.7

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
1999 CLN A 0 9 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .625 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 BIL Rk 0 270 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .473 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 DYT A 123 531 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .318 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 DYT A 78 333 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .413 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 STO A+ 28 115 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .338 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 DEL A 67 276 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .399 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 FRD A+ 17 73 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .372 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 LWD A 111 481 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .393 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 REA AA 89 385 .382 .257 .328 .396 .259 .404 101 40.7 9.0 -5.3 -4.3 1.2 43.8 4.0 43.8 4.0
2006 TRN AA 119 526 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .348 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 WIC AA 6 29 .310 .270 .335 .428 .259 .231 104 1.5 0.8 -0.5 -0.1 -0.7 1.0 0.1 1.0 0.1
2007 ALT AA 47 185 .287 .262 .339 .397 .258 .325 106 5.4 5.4 -3.3 0.8 -0.7 5.4 0.6 5.4 0.6
2007 NRW AA 39 165 .313 .259 .340 .399 .259 .350 94 9.5 4.8 -3 -0.2 -1.3 10.5 1.0 10.5 1.0
2007 REA AA 22 89 .326 .258 .328 .385 .252 .483 109 6.4 2.6 -1 -0.5 -0.6 7.2 0.7 7.2 0.7
2007 OTT AAA 22 88 .240 .259 .331 .400 .260 .250 90 -2 2.7 -1.5 0.8 0.7 -0.7 0.0 -0.7 0.0
2008 MIN MLB 22 68 .268 .268 .338 .415 .268 .400 96 0.5 2.0 -1.2 0.0 0.8 2.2 0.2 2.2 0.2
2008 ROC AAA 111 456 .304 .255 .323 .393 .257 .410 94 21.5 13.1 -8.3 -1.1 -2.8 23.1 2.1 23.1 2.1
2009 TOR MLB 33 130 .315 .265 .329 .419 .256 .366 107 7.6 3.7 -2.4 -0.0 0.1 9.0 0.9 9.0 0.9
2009 LVG AAA 114 521 .336 .276 .344 .430 .275 .364 99 42.1 15.0 -9.5 -8.8 3.1 49.4 4.0 49.4 4.0
2010 TOR MLB 13 40 .141 .258 .318 .394 .251 .179 115 -4.8 1.1 -0.7 -0.0 0.2 -4.2 -0.4 -4.2 -0.4
2012 RNO AAA 49 205 .331 .281 .349 .438 .277 .374 110 16.4 6.1 -3.9 3.8 -1.3 17.6 2.1 17.6 2.1
2012 MAY Wnt 24 101 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .339 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 SWB AAA 71 294 .282 .258 .325 .389 .255 .319 96 7 8.4 -5.4 1.4 -3.0 7.0 0.9 7.0 0.9

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
1999 CLN A 9 3 5 2 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 .625 .667 .875 .250 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 BIL Rk 270 55 88 15 1 10 55 29 56 1 2 .381 .470 .584 .203 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 DYT A 531 82 125 34 3 20 92 48 116 21 9 .268 .354 .483 .215 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 DYT A 333 47 86 17 4 8 49 36 88 9 3 .302 .395 .474 .172 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 STO A+ 115 16 26 9 0 3 17 13 29 0 3 .260 .357 .440 .180 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 DEL A 276 33 74 18 2 11 51 29 70 3 3 .310 .396 .540 .230 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 FRD A+ 73 7 17 4 1 1 8 4 24 0 0 .250 .301 .382 .132 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 LWD A 481 85 120 31 2 17 91 43 141 1 1 .286 .370 .490 .205 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 REA AA 385 59 120 29 0 27 89 30 87 0 2 .349 .411 .669 .320 .382 43.8 -4.3 4.0
2006 TRN AA 526 72 134 35 1 26 87 41 132 2 0 .286 .363 .532 .246 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 WIC AA 29 3 5 1 0 2 3 6 8 0 0 .217 .379 .522 .304 .310 1.0 -0.1 0.1
2007 NRW AA 165 25 44 6 3 8 27 11 40 0 0 .291 .352 .530 .238 .313 10.5 -0.2 1.0
2007 OTT AAA 88 11 17 4 0 4 11 9 23 0 0 .215 .295 .418 .203 .240 -0.7 0.8 0.0
2007 ALT AA 185 20 47 9 1 7 30 18 32 0 1 .290 .368 .488 .198 .287 5.4 0.8 0.6
2007 REA AA 89 16 31 10 0 3 12 6 21 1 0 .378 .427 .610 .232 .326 7.2 -0.5 0.7
2008 MIN MLB 68 13 17 2 0 1 7 6 21 0 0 .274 .338 .355 .081 .268 2.2 0.0 0.2
2008 ROC AAA 456 58 133 33 3 17 68 23 116 1 2 .320 .371 .536 .216 .304 23.1 -1.1 2.1
2009 TOR MLB 130 25 36 7 0 10 17 10 35 1 1 .313 .385 .635 .322 .315 9.0 -0.0 0.9
2009 LVG AAA 521 81 148 43 2 25 106 47 99 0 0 .320 .394 .584 .264 .336 49.4 -8.8 4.0
2010 TOR MLB 40 3 6 2 0 1 1 0 11 1 0 .150 .150 .275 .125 .141 -4.2 -0.0 -0.4
2012 RNO AAA 205 35 60 9 1 14 53 19 47 3 1 .332 .395 .624 .293 .331 17.6 3.8 2.1
2012 MAY Wnt 101 13 24 4 0 3 16 9 24 0 0 .270 .356 .416 .146 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 SWB AAA 294 38 76 15 0 17 42 14 75 0 0 .274 .316 .513 .238 .282 7.0 1.4 0.9

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 251 0.4940 0.6056 0.6776 0.8306 0.3858 0.7670 0.4898 0.3224
2009 438 0.4909 0.6164 0.6481 0.7767 0.4619 0.7605 0.4660 0.3519
2010 119 0.4706 0.6218 0.6081 0.8214 0.4444 0.7609 0.3571 0.3919
Career8080.48890.61380.65140.80.43570.76260.45740.3486

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2009-09-07 2009-09-08 DTD 1 1 Left Face Contusion HBP -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2010 TOR $404,300
2010 TOR $404,300
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$808,600
1 yrTotal$808,600

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 160 d1 year (2013)

Details
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 1/1/13 (minor-league contract). Released by Chicago White Sox 3/23/13. Signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 6/17/13 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2012). Signed by Arizona as a free agent 3/1/12 (minor-league contract). Released by Arizona 6/5/12. Signed by Yokohama of Japan 6/18/12.
  • 2011. Rakuten of Japan.
  • 1 year/$0.4043M (2010). Re-signed by Toronto 3/10. Released by Toronto 5/19/10. Signed with Rakuten of Japan 5/19/10.
  • 1 year (2009). Signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/17/08 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by Toronto 8/11/09.
  • 1 year (2008). Contract purchased by Minnesota 8/1/08. Released by Minnesota 12/3/08.
  • Signed by Cincinnati 7/11/09 as an amateur free agent (Bellevue University, Neb.).

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BP Articles

Randy Ruiz is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
Transaction Analysis: Alfonso Soriano Joins the Worst Right-Handed-Hitting Team of All TimeBen Lindbergh2013-07-26
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 18, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-18
This article requires BP Premium accessOverthinking It: The Mystique and Aura of the Other 29 TeamsBen Lindbergh2013-05-16
BP Unfiltered: Japan Earthquake Baseball NewsNeil deMause2011-03-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Crumbling and CrumbsChristina Kahrl2010-05-21
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: The Upper CustChristina Kahrl2010-05-18
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: North of the BorderChristina Kahrl2010-04-16
BP Unfiltered: UPDATED AL Projected Opening Day RostersJohn Perrotto2010-04-01
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTeam Health Reports: Toronto Blue Jays Michael R. Lewis2010-03-30
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: Hot Spots: OutfieldRob McQuown2010-03-24
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: Hot Spots: First Base, Third Base, and Designated HitterMichael Street2010-03-22
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Focus: Depth Chart/PFM Update, Part 2Clay Davenport2010-03-21
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: American LeagueChristina Kahrl2010-03-19
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: Weekend UpdateJohn Perrotto2010-03-07
Camp Battles: AL EastChristina Kahrl2010-02-16
This article requires BP Premium accessChecking the Numbers: The 2009 Platoon Split AwardsEric Seidman2009-11-19
Prospectus Hit List: Comebacks and ShutdownsJay Jaffe2009-09-18
The Week in Quotes: August 31-September 6Alex Carnevale2009-09-07
Prospectus Hit List: PatchworkJay Jaffe2009-08-21
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Redemption?Christina Kahrl2009-08-19
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Drama MovesChristina Kahrl2009-08-11
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: American League NRIs of NoteJoe Sheehan2009-02-15
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Feeling Short?Christina Kahrl2008-12-05
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit List: Days of WonderJay Jaffe2008-08-29
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: West by CentralChristina Kahrl2008-08-25


BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2009-09-07 13:00:00 (link to chat)Could Randy Ruiz be the next Ryan Ludwick?
(paulbellows from Calgary)
I very much doubt it. (Christina Kahrl)


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