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Portrait of Abe Alvarez

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
3 10.3 0 1 0 5 11.32 -0.4
Birth Date10-17-1982
Height6' 2"
Weight190 lbs
BatsL
ThrowsL
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
2004 BOS 21 1 1 5.0 5.0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 25 8 5 5 2 18 5 5 0 2 9.00 10.56 12.09 -1.7 -0.2
2005 BOS 22 2 0 2.3 0.0 2.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 6 4 4 1 10 0 0 0 1 15.43 7.77 6.29 -0.0 -0.0
2006 BOS 23 1 0 3.0 0.0 3.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 5 4 4 2 12 2 2 0 2 12.00 12.52 12.64 -1.9 -0.2
Career4110.35.05.301000053191313540770511.3210.5010.60-3.6-0.4

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2003 LOW A- 9 9 19.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .191 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 BOS MLB 1 1 5.0 12.09 -5 .395 .293 .357 .458 .276 .375 117 -1.7 -0.2 -1.7 -0.2
2004 PME AA 26 26 135.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 BOS MLB 2 0 2.3 6.29 80 .397 .278 .336 .437 .266 .455 110 -0.0 -0.0 -0.0 -0.0
2005 PAW AAA 26 26 144.7 5.71 80 .232 .275 .340 .431 .253 .287 95 2.2 0.2 2.2 0.2
2006 BOS MLB 1 0 3.0 12.64 -51 .393 .254 .331 .429 .271 .333 102 -1.7 -0.2 -1.9 -0.2
2006 PAW AAA 22 21 118.1 6.59 40 .284 .264 .331 .397 .261 .285 93 -18.9 -1.9 -18.9 -1.9
2007 PAW AAA 25 16 100.0 5.35 70 .278 .267 .335 .394 .261 .309 87 -2.0 -0.2 -2.0 -0.2
2008 PAW AAA 13 1 15.3 6.60 33 .284 .256 .331 .382 .261 .224 87 -2.4 -0.2 -2.4 -0.2

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
2003 LOW A- 0 0 0 9 9 19.0 9 2 19 0 0% .191 4.3 0.9 0.0 9.0 0.58 0.00 0.0 0.0
2004 PME AA 10 9 0 26 26 135.3 132 32 108 13 0% .292 8.8 2.1 0.9 7.2 1.21 3.59 0.0 0.0
2004 BOS MLB 0 1 0 1 1 5.0 8 5 2 2 50% .375 14.4 9.0 3.6 3.6 2.60 9.00 -1.7 -0.2
2005 PAW AAA 11 6 0 26 26 144.7 143 31 109 17 38% .287 8.9 1.9 1.1 6.8 1.20 4.85 2.2 0.2
2005 BOS MLB 0 0 0 2 0 2.3 6 0 1 1 33% .455 23.1 0.0 3.9 3.9 2.57 15.43 -0.0 -0.0
2006 PAW AAA 6 9 0 22 21 118.1 136 40 71 22 40% .285 10.4 3.0 1.7 5.4 1.49 5.64 -18.9 -1.9
2006 BOS MLB 0 0 0 1 0 3.0 5 2 2 2 18% .333 15.0 6.0 6.0 6.0 2.33 12.00 -1.9 -0.2
2007 PAW AAA 5 8 0 25 16 100.0 102 45 69 9 38% .309 9.2 4.0 0.8 6.2 1.47 4.77 -2.0 -0.2
2008 PAW AAA 2 1 0 13 1 15.3 16 11 8 2 37% .224 9.4 6.5 1.2 4.7 1.76 6.47 -2.4 -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

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2007-07-17 2007-08-11 Minors 25 0 Right Abdomen Strain Oblique -
2006-09-16 2006-10-02 60-DL 16 16 Right Ankle Recovery From Fracture Off-field Incident -
2006-08-12 2006-09-06 Minors 25 0 Right Ankle Fracture Off-field Incident -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2001 BOS $270,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$270,000
1 yrTotal$270,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 22 dJim McDowell

Details
  • released 5/12/08 sent outright to Triple-A 11/06 recalled 9/06 optioned to Triple-A 5/06 recalled 5/06 optioned to Triple-A 3/06 re-signed 2/06, 1 year/$M (06)
  • optioned to Triple-A 8/05 recalled 8/05 optioned to Triple-A 7/05 recalled 7/05 optioned to Triple-A 3/05 re-signed 3/05, 1 year/$M (05) optioned Double-A 7/04 contract purchased 7/04 $0.7M
  • Long Beach St `03 2-49

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This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: Saturday SchmorgasboardMarc Normandin2010-06-26
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 1-12, 2007Christina Kahrl2007-03-13
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This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: AL East RoundupKevin Goldstein2006-04-25
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 10-13Christina Kahrl2006-03-14
Prospectus Notebook: Red Sox, IndiansBaseball Prospectus2005-12-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: October 8-19Christina Kahrl2005-10-20
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This article requires BP Premium accessWill's Mill: Deadline WeekendWill Carroll2005-07-31
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This article requires BP Premium access2005 Amateur Draft Preview: But First...A Look BackBoyd Nation2005-05-23
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Wests, etc.Christina Kahrl2005-03-25


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