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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 32)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date6-7-1982
Height6' 3"
Weight205 lbs
Age32 years, 5 months, 19 days
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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
2007 DET 25 5 3 16.7 11.7 5.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 81 27 16 16 7 56 5 5 1 7 8.64 9.01 8.20 -4.0 -0.4
2009 PIT 27 14 7 44.7 34.0 10.7 2 5 0 0 3 0 206 58 30 29 6 98 18 17 3 29 5.84 4.91 6.08 -4.7 -0.5
Career191061.345.715.72600302878546451315423224366.606.036.66-8.7-0.9

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 GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2003 ONE A- 11 11 53.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .368 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 WMI A 27 27 168.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .278 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 LAK A+ 8 8 47.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.979 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 ERI AA 15 15 83.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -1.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 ERI AA 27 27 173.2 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .298 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 DET MLB 5 3 16.7 8.20 27 .395 .267 .332 .418 .263 .328 97 -4.0 -0.4 -4.0 -0.4
2007 TOL AAA 25 25 155.0 4.36 96 .243 .262 .329 .395 .260 .280 91 9.3 0.9 9.3 0.9
2008 TOL AAA 27 27 159.0 5.18 72 .285 .268 .336 .412 .267 .304 84 -6.2 -0.6 -6.2 -0.6
2009 PIT MLB 14 7 44.7 6.08 62 .308 .258 .326 .408 .259 .347 97 -3.1 -0.3 -4.7 -0.5
2009 IND AAA 19 19 107.7 4.69 100 .249 .262 .323 .395 .245 .298 104 8.1 0.8 11.2 1.2
2010 DUR AAA 12 12 66.3 6.07 76 .273 .260 .331 .411 .255 .295 103 -1.6 -0.2 -1.6 -0.2
2010 RAY Rk 1 1 5.0 3.69 129 .143 .249 .302 .315 .244 .308 113 1.2 0.1 1.2 0.1
2011 PRT Wnt 2 2 11.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .233 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 PRT Wnt 9 9 61.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .281 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 NBR AA 7 7 48.7 3.92 109 .250 .253 .326 .390 .267 .252 98 7.0 0.7 7.0 0.7
2013 ROC AAA 23 13 87.7 5.80 78 .277 .261 .329 .396 .258 .308 105 2.2 0.2 2.2 0.2
2014 NBR AA 22 20 123.3 4.70 96 .251 .257 .323 .390 .260 .286 103 10.6 1.1 10.6 1.1
2014 ROC AAA 3 3 16.0 5.98 79 .255 .267 .342 .416 .264 .333 105 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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 ONE A- 3 4 0 11 11 53.3 76 10 35 5 0% .368 12.8 1.7 0.8 5.9 1.61 6.92 0.0 0.0
2004 WMI A 14 6 0 27 27 168.3 156 34 120 14 0% .278 8.3 1.8 0.7 6.4 1.13 3.64 0.0 0.0
2005 LAK A+ 4 1 0 8 8 47.0 52 7 31 6 0% -.979 10.0 1.3 1.1 5.9 1.26 4.21 0.0 0.0
2005 ERI AA 2 8 0 15 15 83.7 93 14 53 10 0% -1.000 10.0 1.5 1.1 5.7 1.28 5.27 0.0 0.0
2006 ERI AA 7 12 0 27 27 173.2 174 50 129 21 0% .298 9.0 2.6 1.1 6.7 1.29 3.74 0.0 0.0
2007 TOL AAA 12 5 0 25 25 155.0 139 33 127 18 35% .280 8.1 1.9 1.0 7.4 1.11 3.48 9.3 0.9
2007 DET MLB 0 1 0 5 3 16.7 27 5 7 7 40% .328 14.6 2.7 3.8 3.8 1.92 8.64 -4.0 -0.4
2008 TOL AAA 12 12 0 27 27 159.0 179 37 115 27 40% .304 10.1 2.1 1.5 6.5 1.36 4.81 -6.2 -0.6
2009 IND AAA 7 4 0 19 19 107.7 116 16 72 14 46% .298 9.7 1.3 1.2 6.0 1.23 3.93 11.2 1.2
2009 PIT MLB 2 5 0 14 7 44.7 58 18 29 6 39% .347 11.7 3.6 1.2 5.8 1.70 5.84 -4.7 -0.5
2010 DUR AAA 6 2 0 12 12 66.3 74 16 40 9 31% .295 10.0 2.2 1.2 5.4 1.36 4.89 -1.6 -0.2
2010 RAY Rk 1 0 0 1 1 5.0 4 0 6 0 69% .308 7.2 0.0 0.0 10.8 0.80 0.00 1.2 0.1
2011 PRT Wnt 0 0 0 2 2 11.0 8 1 9 1 0% .233 6.5 0.8 0.8 7.4 0.82 1.64 0.0 0.0
2012 PRT Wnt 4 3 0 9 9 61.7 56 14 55 6 0% .281 8.2 2.0 0.9 8.0 1.14 2.77 0.0 0.0
2013 ROC AAA 4 7 1 23 13 87.7 100 19 60 12 40% .308 10.3 2.0 1.2 6.2 1.36 4.41 2.2 0.2
2013 NBR AA 3 3 0 7 7 48.7 42 8 34 4 37% .252 7.8 1.5 0.7 6.3 1.03 3.14 7.0 0.7
2014 ROC AAA 1 1 0 3 3 16.0 16 6 17 2 32% .333 9.0 3.4 1.1 9.6 1.38 4.50 0.0 0.0
2014 NBR AA 6 6 0 22 20 123.3 118 31 92 12 39% .286 8.6 2.3 0.9 6.7 1.21 4.09 10.6 1.1

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
2009 774 0.5194 0.4832 0.8556 0.6468 0.3065 0.9308 0.6842 0.1444
Career7740.51940.48320.85560.64680.30650.93080.68420.1444

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-03-31 2014-04-10 Minors 10 0 - Not Disclosed - -
2011-04-07 2011-04-13 Minors 6 5 Right Shoulder Strain Pectoral Muscle -
2010-08-12 2010-09-09 Minors 28 0 - Not Disclosed - -
2010-04-24 2010-06-29 Minors 66 0 Bilateral Wrist Fracture Traffic Accident -
2009-02-20 2009-02-25 Camp 5 0 Right Arm Soreness -
2008-04-20 2008-05-05 Minors 15 0 - Not Disclosed - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 105 d

Details
  • acquired in trade from PIT 4/2/10 re-signed as a free agent 1/4/10 (minor-league contract)
  • sent outright to Double-A 11/6/09 recalled 9/1/09 optioned to Triple-A 8/2/09 recalled 6/26/09 optioned to Triple-A 4/1/09 re-signed 3/11/09, 1 year/$0.401M (09)
  • claimed off waivers from SD 1/26/09 designated for assignment 1/22/09 claimed off waivers from BOS 1/9/09 claimed off waivers from DT 10/28/08 re-signed 2/07, 1 year (07)
  • contract purchased 11/06 signed 6/03 $132,500 signing bonus Cal Santa Barbara 03 7-190

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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: AL Roster CleanupChristina Kahrl2010-04-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Turn of the Screw, NLChristina Kahrl2010-04-04
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Party Hardy, GardyChristina Kahrl2009-11-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Assorted Central MovesChristina Kahrl2009-09-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Assorted National League MovesChristina Kahrl2009-08-06
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: Mid-Season SnapshotJohn Perrotto2009-07-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction of the Day: Rebooting the PiratesChristina Kahrl2009-07-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Picking Over the BonesChristina Kahrl2008-12-02
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL Central Moves and IssuesChristina Kahrl2008-07-15
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: AL Top 11 Prospects UpdateKevin Goldstein2008-01-10
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Tigers Top 11 ProspectsKevin Goldstein2007-11-14
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Monday's Official MovesChristina Kahrl2007-07-31
Transaction Analysis: American League RoundupChristina Kahrl2007-07-26
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Risers and Fallers, American LeagueKevin Goldstein2007-07-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 1-12, 2007Christina Kahrl2007-03-13


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Virgil Vasquez threw 995 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2009, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2009, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (90mph), also mixing in a Curve (74mph), Cutter (86mph) and Change (81mph).