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Ryan Spilborghs PHRockies

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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
7 1769 .272 .345 .423 .260 3.5
Birth Date9-5-1979
Height6' 1"
Weight200 lbs
BatsR
ThrowsR
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
2005 COL 25 1 4 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .318 0.3 0.3 0.1
2006 COL 26 67 186 167 26 48 6 3 4 72 14 30 0 3 2 21 5 2 .287 .337 .431 .246 6.4 -0.8 0.5
2007 COL 27 97 300 264 40 79 14 1 11 128 28 45 2 6 0 51 4 1 .299 .363 .485 .282 17.2 -3.4 1.4
2008 COL 28 89 275 233 38 73 14 2 6 109 38 41 1 3 0 36 7 4 .313 .407 .468 .295 13.7 -0.3 1.3
2009 COL 29 133 393 352 55 85 24 3 8 139 34 79 2 2 3 48 9 5 .241 .310 .395 .242 4.1 -0.4 0.4
2010 COL 30 134 388 341 41 95 20 2 10 149 39 83 5 1 2 39 4 5 .279 .360 .437 .278 14.6 -2.7 1.2
2011 COL 31 98 223 200 22 42 8 1 3 61 19 49 2 2 0 22 2 2 .210 .283 .305 .200 -11.3 -2.3 -1.4
Career61917691561222424861242660172328121772183119.272.345.423.26045.0-9.63.5

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
2002 TRI A- 71 295 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .284 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 ASH A 119 510 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .330 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 VIS A+ 125 520 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .315 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 COL MLB 1 4 .318 .320 .368 .515 .294 .667 111 0.2 0.1 0 0.3 -0.2 0.3 0.1 0.3 0.1
2005 TUL AA 71 301 .339 .273 .348 .419 .256 .405 109 22.4 7.7 -3.1 3.3 0.3 31.3 3.5 31.3 3.5
2005 CSP AAA 60 253 .320 .283 .353 .444 .276 .424 110 15.6 7.0 -2 -2.7 0.3 20.9 1.7 20.9 1.7
2006 COL MLB 67 186 .246 .264 .334 .427 .266 .324 104 -3 5.6 -0.5 -0.8 0.4 6.4 0.5 6.4 0.5
2006 CSP AAA 68 306 .299 .272 .344 .413 .266 .398 112 12.5 8.7 -0.9 2.6 1.8 21.9 2.4 21.9 2.4
2007 COL MLB 97 300 .282 .267 .331 .421 .259 .318 109 7.2 8.9 -0.5 -3.4 1.0 17.2 1.4 17.2 1.4
2007 CSP AAA 34 145 .293 .283 .357 .440 .269 .347 112 5.3 4.3 -0.7 -1.3 0.7 8.7 0.7 8.7 0.7
2008 COL MLB 89 275 .295 .261 .329 .412 .262 .354 106 10.2 7.9 -1.5 -0.3 -1.6 13.7 1.3 13.7 1.3
2008 CSP AAA 11 36 .260 .299 .369 .500 .268 .348 136 0 1.1 0 -0.3 -0.1 -0.0 -0.0 -0.0 -0.0
2009 COL MLB 133 393 .242 .255 .325 .400 .258 .288 102 -7.5 11.3 -2.2 -0.4 1.8 4.1 0.4 4.1 0.4
2010 COL MLB 134 388 .278 .255 .322 .400 .267 .341 102 7.1 10.7 -2.8 -2.7 0.9 14.6 1.2 14.6 1.2
2011 COL MLB 98 223 .200 .251 .316 .384 .258 .260 110 -13.1 6.0 -1.2 -2.3 -2.0 -11.3 -1.4 -11.3 -1.4
2011 CSP AAA 10 47 .298 .301 .365 .489 .272 .472 139 2.1 1.5 -0.4 -1.1 -0.3 2.3 0.1 2.3 0.1
2011 OBR Wnt 16 67 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .375 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 COH AAA 21 85 .232 .260 .329 .392 .252 .309 113 -2.7 2.5 -0.9 0.4 -0.1 -1.9 -0.2 -1.9 -0.2
2012 ROU AAA 103 436 .289 .277 .343 .429 .269 .354 95 14.5 13.0 -4.4 6.6 2.4 24.4 3.1 24.4 3.1

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
2002 TRI A- 295 34 60 11 1 4 34 29 61 11 7 .230 .313 .326 .096 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 ASH A 510 78 122 22 2 15 61 63 96 10 11 .281 .381 .445 .164 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 VIS A+ 520 59 115 26 3 8 57 64 98 8 6 .259 .359 .385 .126 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 TUL AA 301 52 87 23 3 6 54 42 49 10 3 .341 .438 .525 .184 .339 31.3 3.3 3.5
2005 COL MLB 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .000 .318 0.3 0.3 0.1
2005 CSP AAA 253 49 77 23 5 5 30 22 53 7 3 .339 .403 .551 .211 .320 20.9 -2.7 1.7
2006 CSP AAA 306 50 91 20 1 5 34 30 49 8 2 .338 .405 .476 .138 .299 21.9 2.6 2.4
2006 COL MLB 186 26 48 6 3 4 21 14 30 5 2 .287 .337 .431 .144 .246 6.4 -0.8 0.5
2007 COL MLB 300 40 79 14 1 11 51 28 45 4 1 .299 .363 .485 .186 .282 17.2 -3.4 1.4
2007 CSP AAA 145 25 40 7 1 5 17 18 19 4 3 .323 .410 .516 .194 .293 8.7 -1.3 0.7
2008 COL MLB 275 38 73 14 2 6 36 38 41 7 4 .313 .407 .468 .155 .295 13.7 -0.3 1.3
2008 CSP AAA 36 9 9 1 0 1 4 5 6 0 1 .300 .400 .433 .133 .260 -0.0 -0.3 -0.0
2009 COL MLB 393 55 85 24 3 8 48 34 79 9 5 .241 .310 .395 .153 .242 4.1 -0.4 0.4
2010 COL MLB 388 41 95 20 2 10 39 39 83 4 5 .279 .360 .437 .158 .278 14.6 -2.7 1.2
2011 CSP AAA 47 8 20 3 0 3 10 2 6 0 0 .444 .468 .711 .267 .298 2.3 -1.1 0.1
2011 COL MLB 223 22 42 8 1 3 22 19 49 2 2 .210 .283 .305 .095 .200 -11.3 -2.3 -1.4
2011 OBR Wnt 67 13 17 1 1 2 8 9 16 2 0 .298 .388 .456 .158 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 ROU AAA 436 52 113 24 2 8 56 38 85 7 2 .295 .362 .431 .136 .289 24.4 6.6 3.1
2012 COH AAA 85 12 18 3 0 1 13 10 18 0 0 .250 .341 .333 .083 .232 -1.9 0.4 -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 1139 0.5277 0.4315 0.8004 0.6389 0.1989 0.8411 0.6542 0.1996
2009 1557 0.5132 0.4514 0.7764 0.6558 0.2348 0.8492 0.5618 0.2222
2010 1521 0.5319 0.4536 0.7594 0.6774 0.1994 0.8175 0.5352 0.2391
2011 871 0.5362 0.4719 0.7348 0.6660 0.2475 0.8232 0.4600 0.2652
Career50880.5260.45110.76960.66020.21840.83350.55710.2296

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2011-09-06 2011-09-29 60-DL 23 21 Right Foot Inflammation Plantar Fascia -
2011-08-06 2011-09-02 15-DL 27 24 Right Foot Inflammation Plantar Fascia - -
2011-05-30 2011-05-30 DTD 0 0 Groin Strain -
2008-07-09 2008-09-01 15-DL 54 47 Left Abdomen Strain Oblique -
2008-05-31 2008-05-31 DTD 0 0 Left Wrist Contusion -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2012 CLE $
2011 COL $1,950,000
2010 COL $1,300,000
2009 COL $415,000
2008 COL $396,000
2007 COL $383,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
5 yrPrevious$4,444,000
5 yrTotal$4,444,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
5 y 72 dScott Boras1 year (2013)

Details
  • 1 year (2013). Signed for 2013 by Seibu Lions of Japan's Pacific League 12/6/12. Retired 2/14.
  • 1 year (2012). Signed by Cleveland as a free agent 1/20/12 (minor-league contract). Salary of $1M in majors. Acquired by Texas in trade from Cleveland 5/4/12.
  • 2 years/$3.2M (2010-11). Signed extension with Colorado 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration). 10:$1.3M,11:$1.95M. Performance bonus based on plate appearances: $0.4M in 2010, $0.75M in 2011. Non-tendered by Colorado 12/12/11.
  • 1 year/$0.415M (2009). Renewed by Colorado 3/4/09 (split contract, $237,600 in minors).
  • 1 year/$0.396M (2008).
  • 1 year/$0.383M (2007). Re-signed by Colorado 2/07 (split contract, $125,859 in minors).
  • 1 year (2006). Re-signed by Colorado 12/05 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2005). Contract purchased by Colorado 7/05.
  • Drafted by Colorado 2002 (7-202) (UC Santa Barbara).

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BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2013-08-01 13:00:00 (link to chat)Ryan Spilborghs has a .327 OBP in Japan. The MLB league average is .317. Cauliflower hurting when I dump the trash - Ghostface Killah. Couldn't a team like the Royals use the Spillygoat?
(Rafiki from DaBreeze)
I don't know how a .327 on-base percentage in Japan would translate to the majors nowadays (probably not well enough to feel great about it), but Kansas City is not the spot for Spilborghs given Justin Maxwell. (R.J. Anderson Trade Deadline Wrap Chat)
2012-03-15 12:00:00 (link to chat)Who should win the Indians LF carousel? Who has the best chance to stick?
(SaberTJ from Cleveland, OH)
My unofficial survey of who is fighting for the job: Shelley Duncan, Aaron Cunningham, Ryan Spilborghs, Felix Pie, Fred Lewis, and Russ Canzler.

I cannot envision Canzler playing a tolerable corner outfield, so Iíll say not him. Same result with Pie for different reasons. From there, you have Lewis and three righty bats, but Duncan and Cunningham are both out of options. So I guess the Indians might keep those two and store Lewis and Spilborghs in Triple-A for depth. I might opt for a platoon between Lewis and whichever of the two righties youíre higher on. (R.J. Anderson)
2012-02-14 13:00:00 (link to chat)What's your take on Grady Sizemore? If he ends up hurt again by the end of spring training, is Ezequiel Carrera a fantasy asset?
(LoyalRoyal from Doin' Time in Leavenworth)
He's just so risky. Unless you get him late in a draft, I wouldn't bother. I don't see him ever staying healthy for a full year. Carrera could very well be a fantasy asset, especially with his speed, although the Indians do have other options. They could put Brantley in CF again and put a guy like Shelly Duncan in LF (though I don't think Brantley is a good CF). They have Ryan Spilborghs and Aaron Cunningham too, but I think Carrera has the inside track on those two. The interesting thing with him is how often they batted him leadoff when he was filling in last season. (Derek Carty)
2010-01-28 14:00:00 (link to chat)Predictions for Colorado OF PT?
(Jim Lahey from Sunnyvale)
Dexter Fowler doesn't lose that much playing time to CarGo, and Ryan Spilborghs keeps getting the short straw. (Christina Kahrl)
2009-10-13 14:00:00 (link to chat)Let's assume for arguments sake that O'Down lets Marquis walk, trades Hawpe for a prospect and non tenders Atkins. That would free up nearly $20MM for 2010. Where would you spend that money? I guess 2B is an obvious upgrade spot, but beyond that, I'm not sure O'Dowd could spend that amount money effectively in free agency. Maybe they could allocate it to the draft and Venezuala?
(Dan from Denver)
It's never that simple. Betancourt's on the books for next season if they pick up his option, so that's a big chunk of change ($5+ million). Huston Street's arb-eligible, so is Jorge De La Rosa and Chris Iannetta and Ryan Spilborghs; all will get raises. Tulo's salary goes up a couple of million; so does Jeff Francis' and Manny Corpas'. I wouldn't be surprised if they don't go big-game hunting, beyond seeing what they might get out of a Hawpe deal, whether win-now help or a prospect with near-term value on the big-league team. (Christina Kahrl)
2009-10-08 14:00:00 (link to chat)In your analysis of the Phillies/Rockies series, you mentioned how the Phils Offense was not well suited to hit against the Rockies D. But how about the opposite match-up? The Rockies only played .500 ball against lefties this year and the Phils can throw three lefties at them (four games, maybe five depending on the schedule). Isn't this an advantage for Philly? Also, can you do anything about the annoying Outback commercial that keeps covering up the screen?
(jschmeagol from college park, md)
No, I can't, but I've complained about it myself. It's absurd.

I felt the two teams' rotations were fairly even, which may have been overrating Ubaldo Jimenez against this particular lineup. I also didn't think Jim Tracy would play Brad Hawpe over Ryan Spilborghs. Not that that was the only factor, but man, can you leave Spilborghs and Chris Iannetta on your bench if you're serious about beating a lefty?

Anyway, with the Rockies having lost the Jimenez start and not having de la Rosa, their situation isn't that great. (Joe Sheehan)
2009-01-29 13:00:00 (link to chat)Could you see Ryan Spilborghs pull a Jayson Werth this yr if he gets 500 AB's?
(MannysBBQ from Pittsburgh)
Eh, that seems kind of high. I think he can be solid though, probably better than we give him credit for because of Coors. But his OBP more so than his power would be his source of value, at least when not above sea level. (Marc Normandin)


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