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Kila Ka'aihue 1BD-backs

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 30)
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Birth Date3-29-1984
Height6' 4"
Weight235 lbs
Age30 years, 4 months, 24 days
BatsL
ThrowsR
-0.42010
-0.22011
-0.12012
2013
0.82014
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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
2008 KCA 24 12 24 21 4 6 0 0 1 9 3 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .286 .375 .429 .278 0.8 0.0 0.1
2010 KCA 26 52 206 180 22 39 6 1 8 71 24 39 0 1 1 25 0 1 .217 .307 .394 .234 -4.3 0.1 -0.4
2011 KCA 27 23 96 82 6 16 4 0 2 26 12 26 0 1 1 6 0 0 .195 .295 .317 .228 -1.1 -0.7 -0.2
2012 OAK 28 39 139 128 13 30 9 0 4 51 10 28 1 0 0 14 1 0 .234 .295 .398 .248 -0.5 -0.8 -0.1
Career12646541145911911515749951224611.221.305.382.239-5.2-1.4-0.7

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 PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2003 BUR A 114 482 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .274 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 BUR A 125 470 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .289 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 HDS A+ 132 605 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .346 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 WIC AA 103 395 .224 .269 .348 .426 .270 .233 106 -12.2 9.1 -5.8 0.8 -0.9 -13.2 -1.3 -13.2 -1.3
2007 WIL A+ 60 253 .284 .259 .339 .386 .255 .269 96 6.9 7.8 -5 3.2 0.4 10.7 1.3 10.7 1.3
2007 WIC AA 70 288 .281 .262 .338 .402 .260 .249 105 6.5 8.4 -5.4 -0.6 -2.2 7.7 0.7 7.7 0.7
2008 KCA MLB 12 24 .278 .266 .325 .427 .258 .278 102 0.5 0.7 -0.4 0.0 0.3 0.8 0.1 0.8 0.1
2008 NWA AA 91 376 .384 .273 .347 .414 .281 .291 89 51.5 11.1 -7.1 -5.2 -0.4 56.1 5.1 56.1 5.1
2008 OMA AAA 33 139 .350 .273 .345 .440 .256 .325 104 14.2 4.3 -2.7 1.4 0.5 16.8 1.8 16.8 1.8
2009 OMA AAA 131 555 .316 .265 .334 .406 .272 .276 86 33.3 16.1 -10.3 -5.8 -2.0 42.3 3.6 42.3 3.6
2010 KCA MLB 52 206 .234 .261 .326 .406 .256 .231 110 -5.5 5.7 -3.6 0.1 0.3 -4.3 -0.4 -4.3 -0.4
2010 OMA AAA 94 416 .362 .279 .347 .438 .266 .342 99 47.8 12.6 -8.1 0.8 0.4 52.4 5.1 52.4 5.1
2011 KCA MLB 23 96 .228 .257 .321 .401 .261 .255 113 -3 2.6 -1.7 -0.7 0.7 -1.1 -0.2 -1.1 -0.2
2011 OMA AAA 95 388 .282 .283 .351 .447 .266 .325 98 10.1 12.0 -7.7 -3.6 -0.6 13.2 0.9 13.2 0.9
2012 OAK MLB 39 139 .248 .251 .314 .408 .258 .271 95 -1.6 3.8 -2.4 -0.8 -0.1 -0.5 -0.1 -0.5 -0.1
2012 SAC AAA 66 305 .299 .277 .343 .433 .269 .273 92 13.4 9.1 -5.3 0.5 1.8 18.2 1.9 18.2 1.9
2013 RNO AAA 53 235 .339 .272 .341 .417 .269 .319 113 19.6 6.6 -4.2 1.7 -2.2 21.7 2.4 21.7 2.4

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
2003 BUR A 482 53 94 21 1 11 63 67 87 1 3 .238 .355 .380 .142 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 BUR A 470 57 96 23 2 15 62 64 98 1 0 .246 .361 .431 .185 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 HDS A+ 605 84 150 31 2 20 90 97 97 2 1 .304 .430 .497 .193 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 WIC AA 395 40 65 15 0 6 45 49 73 0 1 .199 .306 .300 .101 .224 -13.2 0.8 -1.3
2007 WIL A+ 253 28 52 8 0 9 42 35 38 1 0 .251 .370 .420 .169 .284 10.7 3.2 1.3
2007 WIC AA 288 37 60 13 0 12 40 41 40 0 0 .246 .358 .447 .201 .281 7.7 -0.6 0.7
2008 KCA MLB 24 4 6 0 0 1 1 3 2 0 0 .286 .375 .429 .143 .278 0.8 0.0 0.1
2008 OMA AAA 139 27 36 4 0 11 21 24 26 0 0 .316 .439 .640 .325 .350 16.8 1.4 1.8
2008 NWA AA 376 64 90 11 0 26 79 80 41 3 2 .314 .469 .624 .310 .384 56.1 -5.2 5.1
2009 OMA AAA 555 83 111 27 1 17 57 102 85 0 1 .252 .396 .433 .181 .316 42.3 -5.8 3.6
2010 KCA MLB 206 22 39 6 1 8 25 24 39 0 1 .217 .307 .394 .178 .234 -4.3 0.1 -0.4
2010 OMA AAA 416 67 103 16 1 24 78 88 69 2 0 .319 .465 .598 .279 .362 52.4 0.8 5.1
2011 OMA AAA 388 43 88 19 0 11 65 57 81 1 1 .272 .379 .433 .161 .282 13.2 -3.6 0.9
2011 KCA MLB 96 6 16 4 0 2 6 12 26 0 0 .195 .295 .317 .122 .228 -1.1 -0.7 -0.2
2012 OAK MLB 139 13 30 9 0 4 14 10 28 1 0 .234 .295 .398 .164 .248 -0.5 -0.8 -0.1
2012 SAC AAA 305 44 65 16 0 15 52 44 60 1 1 .256 .367 .496 .240 .299 18.2 0.5 1.9
2013 RNO AAA 235 38 60 9 1 16 50 38 41 0 1 .312 .426 .620 .307 .339 21.7 1.7 2.4

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 100 0.5800 0.5100 0.8627 0.6379 0.3333 0.8919 0.7857 0.1373
2010 856 0.4895 0.3914 0.8030 0.5561 0.2334 0.8927 0.5980 0.1970
2011 371 0.5094 0.3854 0.7343 0.5450 0.2198 0.8544 0.4250 0.2657
2012 534 0.5318 0.3745 0.8050 0.5458 0.1800 0.8774 0.5556 0.1950
Career18610.51050.39170.79310.55530.22070.88060.56140.2069

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2012-05-12 2012-05-15 DTD 3 3 Right Thigh Strain Hamstring - -
2006-04-05 2006-04-13 Minors 8 0 Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2013 ARI $
2012 OAK $482,500
2011 KCA $419,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$901,500
2 yrTotal$901,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 48 dPSI Sports1 year (2013)

Details
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by Arizona as a free agent 11/17/12 (minor-league contract). Released by Arizona 6/3/13.
  • 1 year/$0.4825M (2012). Re-signed by Oakland 2/12. DFA by Oakland 6/6/12. Sent outright to Triple-A 6/16/12.
  • 1 year/$0.419M (2011). Re-signed by Kansas City 2/11. Acquired by Oakland in trade 9/27/11 after being DFA by Kansas City 9/21/11.
  • 1 year (2010). Re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/10. Optioned to Triple-A 3/31/10. Recalled 5/4/10. Optioned to Triple-A 5/17/10.
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009). Re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/09 (split contract, $65,000 in minors). Optioned to Triple-A 3/21/09.
  • 1 year (2008). Contract purchased by Kansas City 9/1/08.
  • Drafted by Kansas City 2002 (15-438) (Nebraska).

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BP Articles

Kila Ka'aihue is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessChecking the Numbers: Some Royal PerspectiveEric Seidman2009-07-22
Prospectus Idol Entry: Kila Ka'aihueTim Kniker2009-06-14
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Monday Ten PackKevin Goldstein2009-05-18


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