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Mike Ekstrom PPadres

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
5 61 0 3 0 45 5.61 0.1
Birth Date8-30-1983
Height6' 0"
Weight190 lbs
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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
2008 SDN 24 8 0 9.7 0.0 9.7 0 2 0 1 0 0 47 14 8 8 2 21 7 6 0 6 7.45 6.73 6.98 -2.2 -0.2
2009 SDN 25 12 0 18.3 0.0 18.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 83 21 14 13 3 32 8 8 1 19 6.38 4.58 5.32 -0.9 -0.1
2010 TBA 26 15 0 16.3 0.0 16.3 0 1 0 0 0 0 68 12 6 6 0 13 9 8 2 10 3.31 3.84 5.43 0.3 0.0
2011 TBA 27 1 0 1.0 0.0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0.00 1.06 1.83 0.3 0.0
2012 COL 28 15 0 15.7 0.0 15.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 72 21 11 11 1 30 2 2 0 9 6.32 3.20 3.85 3.1 0.3
Career51061.00.061.003010027469393869726243455.614.315.160.60.1

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2004 FTW A 3 3 14.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .385 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 EUG A- 12 7 39.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .330 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 FTW A 28 28 167.7 4.70 96 .232 .257 .334 .378 .259 .291 90 21.0 2.0 21.0 2.0
2006 LEL A+ 14 14 82.2 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .312 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 MOB AA 14 14 84.0 4.03 86 .260 .251 .321 .368 .257 .328 75 8.9 0.9 8.3 1.0
2007 SAN AA 27 27 143.7 4.24 101 .278 .266 .336 .415 .260 .354 94 15.1 1.5 14.0 1.4
2008 SDN MLB 8 0 9.7 6.98 32 .352 .264 .330 .411 .262 .375 89 -2.4 -0.2 -2.2 -0.2
2008 SAN AA 41 15 108.0 5.32 68 .316 .266 .338 .403 .275 .363 85 1.1 0.1 1.7 0.4
2008 PES Wnt 11 0 18.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .353 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2009 SDN MLB 12 0 18.3 5.32 67 .313 .250 .322 .404 .259 .346 88 -0.9 -0.1 -0.9 -0.1
2009 POR AAA 42 1 62.3 3.86 109 .188 .271 .341 .411 .270 .237 88 8.5 0.8 9.4 0.9
2009 HER Wnt 16 0 18.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .289 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2010 TBA MLB 15 0 16.3 5.43 90 .215 .260 .327 .414 .257 .255 111 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0
2010 DUR AAA 39 1 58.0 3.71 119 .225 .264 .330 .405 .252 .296 101 11.0 1.0 11.0 1.0
2011 TBA MLB 1 0 1.0 1.83 151 .168 .221 .270 .357 .238 .333 83 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0
2011 DUR AAA 46 1 68.3 5.17 79 .264 .259 .324 .401 .252 .347 95 3.9 0.4 3.9 0.4
2012 COL MLB 15 0 15.7 3.85 127 .281 .263 .323 .410 .266 .333 123 3.1 0.3 3.1 0.3
2012 CSP AAA 43 0 57.0 3.38 141 .200 .282 .347 .440 .270 .297 109 16.5 1.6 16.5 1.6
2013 SAC AAA 21 0 30.0 4.45 107 .306 .278 .349 .431 .273 .371 97 4.0 0.4 4.0 0.4
2013 SLC AAA 17 0 26.0 5.48 101 .240 .272 .336 .418 .267 .346 112 2.2 0.2 2.2 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
2004 FTW A 0 2 0 3 3 14.3 21 3 10 1 0% .385 13.2 1.9 0.6 6.3 1.68 8.18 0.0 0.0
2004 EUG A- 3 1 0 12 7 39.0 38 10 42 1 0% .330 8.8 2.3 0.2 9.7 1.23 3.69 0.0 0.0
2005 FTW A 13 6 0 28 28 167.7 167 36 112 11 51% .291 9.0 1.9 0.6 6.0 1.21 3.70 21.0 2.0
2006 MOB AA 3 7 0 14 14 84.0 87 19 49 2 55% .328 9.3 2.0 0.2 5.2 1.26 3.86 8.3 1.0
2006 LEL A+ 7 4 0 14 14 82.2 76 21 68 2 0% .312 8.3 2.3 0.2 7.4 1.18 2.30 0.0 0.0
2007 SAN AA 7 10 0 27 27 143.7 183 47 98 6 50% .354 11.5 2.9 0.4 6.1 1.60 4.76 14.0 1.4
2008 SDN MLB 0 2 0 8 0 9.7 14 7 6 2 47% .375 13.0 6.5 1.9 5.6 2.17 7.45 -2.2 -0.2
2008 PES Wnt 0 0 0 11 0 18.7 20 7 21 2 0% .353 9.6 3.4 1.0 10.1 1.44 3.37 0.0 0.0
2008 SAN AA 11 8 1 41 15 108.0 137 34 101 14 56% .363 11.4 2.8 1.2 8.4 1.58 4.58 1.7 0.4
2009 HER Wnt 1 0 3 16 0 18.0 15 9 21 2 0% .289 7.5 4.5 1.0 10.5 1.33 2.00 0.0 0.0
2009 POR AAA 4 2 0 42 1 62.3 44 16 43 2 61% .237 6.4 2.3 0.3 6.2 0.96 1.73 9.4 0.9
2009 SDN MLB 0 0 0 12 0 18.3 21 8 19 3 47% .346 10.3 3.9 1.5 9.3 1.58 6.38 -0.9 -0.1
2010 DUR AAA 6 1 1 39 1 58.0 55 19 48 5 57% .296 8.5 2.9 0.8 7.4 1.28 2.79 11.0 1.0
2010 TBA MLB 0 1 0 15 0 16.3 12 9 10 0 38% .255 6.6 5.0 0.0 5.5 1.29 3.31 0.3 0.0
2011 DUR AAA 6 4 5 46 1 68.3 75 29 65 5 49% .347 9.9 3.8 0.7 8.6 1.52 4.35 3.9 0.4
2011 TBA MLB 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 1 0 1 0 33% .333 9.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 1.00 0.00 0.3 0.0
2012 COL MLB 0 0 0 15 0 15.7 21 2 9 1 49% .333 12.1 1.1 0.6 5.2 1.47 6.32 3.1 0.3
2012 CSP AAA 3 1 1 43 0 57.0 47 18 57 0 59% .297 7.4 2.8 0.0 9.0 1.14 2.53 16.5 1.6
2013 SAC AAA 1 1 3 21 0 30.0 39 13 27 3 54% .371 11.7 3.9 0.9 8.1 1.73 5.10 4.0 0.4
2013 SLC AAA 2 2 0 17 0 26.0 30 7 22 2 70% .346 10.4 2.4 0.7 7.6 1.42 5.19 2.2 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 155 0.4516 0.4323 0.8507 0.6429 0.2588 0.9556 0.6364 0.1493
2009 316 0.5000 0.4241 0.7612 0.5823 0.2658 0.8804 0.5000 0.2388
2010 274 0.4964 0.4307 0.8220 0.5882 0.2754 0.9000 0.6579 0.1780
2011 12 0.5833 0.5000 0.8333 0.7143 0.2000 1.0000 0.0000 0.1667
2012 259 0.5212 0.4633 0.8333 0.6370 0.2742 0.9186 0.6176 0.1667
Career10160.4980.4380.81050.60860.26870.90830.58750.1895

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2010 TBA $402,700
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$402,700
1 yrTotal$402,700

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 166 d1 year (2013)

Details
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by Oakland as a free agent 10/29/12 (minor-league contract). Released by Oakland 6/15/13. Signed by LA Angels as a free agent 6/16/13 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2012). Signed by Colorado as a free agent 12/13/11 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by Colorado 7/13/12. DFA by Colorado 8/15/12. Sent outright to Triple-A 8/17/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Contract purchased by Tampa Bay 7/28/11. DFA by Tampa Bay 9/11/11. Sent outright to Triple-A 9/14/11.
  • 1 year/$0.4027M (2010). Claimed by Tampa Bay off waivers 2/3/10 after being DFA by San Diego 1/27/10. Signed 3/3/10.
  • 1 year/$0.4008M (2009). Re-signed 2/27/09. Optioned to Triple-A 8/13/09 recalled 7/6/09 optioned to Triple-A 6/20/09 contract purchased 6/16/09 sent outright to Triple-A 5/1/09 designated for assignment 4/28/09 optioned to Triple-A 3/17/09
  • 1 year (2008). Contract purchased 9/6/08.
  • Drafted 2004 (12-342) (Oregon State, Pt. Loma Nazarene University, Calif.).

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BP Articles

Mike Ekstrom is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 17, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-17
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 16, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-16
This article requires BP Premium accessSobsequy: Notable AL Minor-League Free Agent SigneesAdam Sobsey2013-03-13
This article requires BP Premium accessSobsequy: The Orthodoxy of WinningAdam Sobsey2012-09-26
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Orioles Lose Their AceR.J. Anderson2012-07-17
Transaction Analysis Blog: Yankees Add Betances, Rays Add WarmthR.J. Anderson2011-09-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTeam Injury Projection: Tampa Bay RaysMarc Normandin2011-03-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTeam Injury Projection: Tampa Bay RaysCorey Dawkins2011-03-11
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: Tampa Bay's Closer OptionsJason Collette2011-01-18
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: Hot Spots: Relief PitchersMike Petriello2011-01-13
Transaction Analysis: AL East and Rangers Transaction LedgerChristina Kahrl2010-12-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Not Least, the AL EastChristina Kahrl2010-05-04
Minor Issues: Mike Ekstrom on Hayhurst and Halcyon DaysDavid Laurila2010-04-26
Minor Issues: Mike Ekstrom on Portland and Farm TownsDavid Laurila2010-04-22
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: AL Roster CleanupChristina Kahrl2010-04-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: AL MovesChristina Kahrl2010-02-05
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Senior CircuitryChristina Kahrl2010-01-27
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: California SchemingChristina Kahrl2009-08-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: The Hairston DealChristina Kahrl2009-07-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL West RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-07-02
Transaction Analysis: The Mess in the WestChristina Kahrl2009-04-30


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Mike Ekstrom threw 1,014 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2008 and 2013, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2013, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (92mph), also mixing in a Slider (85mph) and Change (84mph).