Biographical

Portrait of Doug Slaten

Doug Slaten P

Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA
0 0 0.00
Birth Date2-4-1980
Height6' 5"
Weight215 lbs
BatsL
ThrowsL
WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2006 ARI MLB 9 0 5.7 3 2 3 0 .249 90 4.8 3.2 0.0 4.8 44% .188 .132 0.88 3.11 0.00 105 5.07 0.0
2007 ARI MLB 61 0 36.3 41 14 28 4 .267 104 10.2 3.5 1.0 6.9 44% .316 .261 1.51 4.22 2.72 0 0.00 0.0
2008 ARI MLB 45 0 32.3 33 14 20 4 .260 99 9.2 3.9 1.1 5.6 39% .276 .284 1.45 5.15 4.73 115 5.22 0.1
2009 ARI MLB 11 0 6.3 10 1 4 1 .269 105 14.2 1.4 1.4 5.7 44% .375 .308 1.74 4.32 7.11 107 5.51 -0.0
2010 WAS MLB 49 0 40.7 34 19 36 2 .270 94 7.5 4.2 0.4 8.0 47% .283 .239 1.30 3.67 3.10 104 4.95 -0.0
2011 WAS MLB 31 0 16.3 26 9 13 3 .270 96 14.3 5.0 1.7 7.2 46% .397 .373 2.14 5.63 4.41 110 4.98 -0.0
2012 PIT MLB 10 0 13.0 9 8 6 1 .251 103 6.2 5.5 0.7 4.2 51% .200 .217 1.31 5.06 2.77 121 5.86 -0.2
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Statistics for All Levels

'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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2001 LNC A+ 28 27 157.7 207 45 110 16 .000 11.8 2.6 0.9 6.3 0% -1.098 .000 1.60 4.58 4.79
2002 SBN A 7 0 14.3 18 4 5 0 .000 11.3 2.5 0.0 3.1 0% .333 .000 1.54 3.37 4.41
2002 LNC A+ 8 8 35.0 59 12 23 4 .000 15.2 3.1 1.0 5.9 0% .390 .000 2.03 5.09 9.00
2003 LNC A+ 32 19 119.3 156 47 78 13 .000 11.8 3.5 1.0 5.9 0% .351 .000 1.70 5.26 6.04
2004 SBN A 36 0 44.0 44 13 40 2 .000 9.0 2.7 0.4 8.2 0% .331 .000 1.30 3.26 2.25
2004 ELP AA 11 0 9.0 16 10 6 1 .000 16.0 10.0 1.0 6.0 0% .417 .000 2.89 6.86 10.00
2005 TEN AA 58 0 61.3 61 26 72 2 .266 77 9.0 3.8 0.3 10.6 54% .353 .251 1.42 2.84 4.26
2005 phx Wnt 12 0 14.1 27 4 13 1 .000 17.2 2.6 0.6 8.3 0% -1.444 .000 2.20 4.16 6.38
2006 ARI MLB 9 0 5.7 3 2 3 0 .249 90 4.8 3.2 0.0 4.8 44% .188 .132 0.88 3.11 0.00
2006 TEN AA 40 0 43.0 31 15 59 1 .263 80 6.5 3.1 0.2 12.3 52% .258 .200 1.07 1.65 1.88
2006 TUC AAA 18 0 20.2 10 7 21 0 .275 100 4.5 3.1 0.0 9.4 51% .204 .189 0.84 2.31 0.45
2007 ARI MLB 61 0 36.3 41 14 28 4 .267 104 10.2 3.5 1.0 6.9 44% .316 .261 1.51 4.22 2.72
2008 ARI MLB 45 0 32.3 33 14 20 4 .260 99 9.2 3.9 1.1 5.6 39% .276 .284 1.45 5.15 4.73
2008 TUC AAA 6 0 6.7 6 4 9 1 .272 124 8.1 5.4 1.3 12.1 35% .312 .259 1.49 4.54 4.03
2009 ARI MLB 11 0 6.3 10 1 4 1 .269 105 14.2 1.4 1.4 5.7 44% .375 .308 1.74 4.32 7.11
2009 RNO AAA 39 0 43.7 41 15 40 3 .276 109 8.4 3.1 0.6 8.2 54% .309 .215 1.28 3.55 3.09
2010 WAS MLB 49 0 40.7 34 19 36 2 .270 94 7.5 4.2 0.4 8.0 47% .283 .239 1.30 3.67 3.10
2010 SYR AAA 11 0 17.0 12 1 17 0 .253 101 6.4 0.5 0.0 9.0 68% .263 .127 0.76 1.47 0.00
2011 WAS MLB 31 0 16.3 26 9 13 3 .270 96 14.3 5.0 1.7 7.2 46% .397 .373 2.14 5.63 4.41
2011 HAG A 4 2 3.7 5 0 3 0 .261 115 12.3 0.0 0.0 7.4 31% .385 .268 1.36 1.89 4.91
2011 HAR AA 1 1 2.0 2 0 2 0 .262 82 9.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 0% .333 .231 1.00 1.41 0.00
2011 SYR AAA 3 0 2.7 2 0 5 0 .241 92 6.8 0.0 0.0 16.9 100% .500 .202 0.75 -0.51 0.00
2011 NAT Rk 1 1 2.0 0 0 1 0 .258 112 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.5 20% .000 .021 0.00 2.42 0.00
2012 PIT MLB 10 0 13.0 9 8 6 1 .251 103 6.2 5.5 0.7 4.2 51% .200 .217 1.31 5.06 2.77
2012 IND AAA 40 0 42.7 30 13 24 5 .250 100 6.3 2.7 1.1 5.1 56% .202 .213 1.01 4.61 2.11

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 459 0.4815 0.4553 0.8421 0.6380 0.2857 0.9362 0.6471 0.1579
2009 122 0.5164 0.4508 0.8182 0.5714 0.3220 0.8333 0.7895 0.1818
2010 635 0.5039 0.4173 0.7321 0.5719 0.2603 0.8361 0.5000 0.2679
2011 272 0.4706 0.4779 0.7538 0.6094 0.3611 0.9103 0.5192 0.2462
2012 196 0.4745 0.3929 0.8701 0.5914 0.2136 0.9091 0.7727 0.1299
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Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2011-06-04 2011-09-01 15-DL 89 77 Left Elbow Inflammation Ulnar Nerve -
2008-07-19 2008-08-13 15-DL 25 23 Right Knee Strain -
2008-02-11 2008-03-25 Camp 43 0 Right Knee Recovery From Surgery Microfracture 2007-10-05
2007-10-05 2007-10-05 Off 0 0 Right Knee Surgery Microfracture 2007-10-05
2007-06-12 2007-06-14 DTD 2 2 Wrist Contusion -
2007-03-12 2007-03-15 Camp 3 0 Left Forearm Contusion -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2012 PIT $
2011 WAS $695,000
2009 ARI $422,500
2008 ARI $400,500
2007 ARI $380,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
4 yrPrevious$1,898,000
4 yrTotal$1,898,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
4 y 43 d1 year (2012)

Details
  • 1 year (2012). Signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 1/17/12 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by Pittsburgh 5/28/12. DFA by Pittsburgh 6/27/12. Sent outright to Triple-A 7/6/12.
  • 1 year/$0.695M (2011). Re-signed by Washington 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration). Performance bonuses: $5,000 for 60 games, $12,500 for 70 games. Non-tendered by Washington 12/12/11.
  • 1 year (2010). DFA by Washington 2/16/10, sent outright to AAA. Contract purchased by Washington 5/9/10.
  • 1 year/$0.4225M (2009). Re-signed by Arizona 3/3/09. Claimed by Washington off waivers from Arizona 11/4/09.
  • 1 year/$0.4005M (2008). Re-signed 3/9/08.
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007). Re-signed by Arizona 2/07.
  • 1 year (2006). Contract purchased by Arizona 11/05. Re-signed 3/06.
  • Drafted by Arizona 2000 (17-519).

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BP Articles

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessSkewed Left: Bayes and the Hit By PitchZachary Levine2013-06-13
Painting the Black: Evaluating the Non-Tender Class of '11R.J. Anderson2012-10-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Notable NRI: NL CentralR.J. Anderson2012-02-17
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: Avoiding June SwoonsCorey Dawkins2011-06-06
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: Avoiding June SwoonsBen Lindbergh2011-06-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Trading Up from Dickerson to MorganChristina Kahrl2011-03-29
Team Injury Projection: Washington NationalsMarc Normandin2011-03-07
Team Injury Projection: Washington NationalsCorey Dawkins2011-03-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Trading Gorzo the MagnificentChristina Kahrl2011-01-18
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Senior CircuitryChristina Kahrl2010-05-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Senior ShufflingChristina Kahrl2010-05-10
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Lefty-less and ZedlinessChristina Kahrl2010-03-16
This article requires BP Premium accessCamp Battles: NL WestChristina Kahrl2010-03-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Capital Offenses?Christina Kahrl2010-02-21
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: The Holliday RushChristina Kahrl2010-01-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Senior Circuitry, East and CentralChristina Kahrl2010-01-04
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: A Teahen Scandal?Christina Kahrl2009-11-05
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: NL Add-OnsChristina Kahrl2009-07-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL West RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-07-02
Transaction Analysis: The Mess in the WestChristina Kahrl2009-04-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Senior Circuit ShufflingChristina Kahrl2009-04-02
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Bankers DozenChristina Kahrl2008-09-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Getting ScorchyChristina Kahrl2008-08-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL RoundupChristina Kahrl2008-08-05
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Weekend Moves OmnibusChristina Kahrl2008-07-21
Prospectus Preview: Wednesday's Games to WatchCaleb Peiffer2008-04-23
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction of the Day: Making Waves in the WestsChristina Kahrl2007-12-27
Playoff Prospectus: Diamondbacks versus RockiesJoe Sheehan2007-10-11
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: How the D'backs Were BuiltKevin Goldstein2007-10-11
Playoff Prospectus: Cubs versus DiamondbacksNate Silver2007-10-02
Transaction of the Day: NL West MovesChristina Kahrl2007-08-14
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction of the Day: Roster Reviews of the WestsChristina Kahrl2007-04-03
This article requires BP Premium accessHope and Faith: How the Arizona Diamondbacks Can Win the World SeriesJoe Sheehan2007-03-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: September 1-4Christina Kahrl2006-09-06


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2016, Doug Slaten threw 1,942 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2012, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training. In 2012, he relied primarily on his Sinker (88mph) and Fourseam Fastball (89mph), also mixing in a Slider (79mph) and Change (82mph).