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2015 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 31)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date3-26-1983
Height6' 1"
Weight230 lbs
Age32 years, 5 months, 10 days
BatsB
ThrowsR
-0.12011
0.12012
2013
2014
-0.22015
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2009 PIT MLB 3 0 3.0 4 2 1 0 .261 98 12.0 6.0 0.0 3.0 55% .364 .311 2.00 4.39 6.00 109 8.38 -0.1
2011 MIN MLB 2 0 5.3 4 4 2 0 .249 105 6.8 6.8 0.0 3.4 56% .250 .236 1.50 4.56 0.00 113 4.03 0.0
2012 SFN MLB 4 1 9.7 14 2 8 2 .248 87 13.0 1.9 1.9 7.4 44% .375 .353 1.66 5.10 5.59 103 7.46 -0.3
CareerMLB9118.0228112.2519411.04.01.05.549%.339.3141.674.824.001076.69-0.3

Statistics for All Levels

'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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2003 STA A- 2 2 9.0 10 1 5 0 .000 10.0 1.0 0.0 5.0 0% .303 .000 1.22 2.81 1.00
2005 CSC A 10 10 62.0 49 14 40 0 .264 30 7.1 2.0 0.0 5.8 52% .266 .183 1.02 2.71 1.60
2007 CSC A 17 17 95.0 89 18 54 5 .259 92 8.4 1.7 0.5 5.1 56% .285 .233 1.13 3.84 2.56
2007 TAM A+ 9 7 38.3 52 14 22 3 .258 101 12.2 3.3 0.7 5.2 50% .360 .302 1.72 4.52 6.11
2007 SWB AAA 1 0 2.7 5 1 3 0 .248 90 16.7 3.3 0.0 10.0 30% .500 .361 2.22 3.18 6.67
2008 TAM A+ 9 9 53.0 38 9 31 1 .258 97 6.5 1.5 0.2 5.3 57% .240 .187 0.89 2.91 1.87
2008 TRN AA 17 17 91.3 83 28 84 3 .260 89 8.2 2.8 0.3 8.3 49% .304 .223 1.22 2.89 2.76
2009 PIT MLB 3 0 3.0 4 2 1 0 .261 98 12.0 6.0 0.0 3.0 55% .364 .311 2.00 4.39 6.00
2009 TRN AA 3 3 15.3 16 7 8 0 .261 86 9.4 4.1 0.0 4.7 67% .314 .254 1.50 3.47 4.12
2009 IND AAA 21 21 116.3 135 46 82 6 .240 107 10.4 3.6 0.5 6.3 42% .345 .263 1.56 3.81 4.02
2009 SWB AAA 3 3 16.0 19 4 12 3 .265 98 10.7 2.2 1.7 6.8 54% .327 .293 1.44 5.21 7.88
2010 FRE AAA 29 29 165.7 181 62 129 21 .268 98 9.8 3.4 1.1 7.0 46% .315 .273 1.47 5.05 4.51
2011 MIN MLB 2 0 5.3 4 4 2 0 .249 105 6.8 6.8 0.0 3.4 56% .250 .236 1.50 4.56 0.00
2011 ROC AAA 26 25 135.7 161 50 98 18 .256 98 10.7 3.3 1.2 6.5 44% .327 .285 1.56 4.89 6.10
2012 SFN MLB 4 1 9.7 14 2 8 2 .248 87 13.0 1.9 1.9 7.4 44% .375 .353 1.66 5.10 5.59
2012 FRE AAA 26 25 150.3 149 43 103 12 .267 99 8.9 2.6 0.7 6.2 43% .299 .245 1.28 4.33 4.01

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 66 0.4545 0.4091 0.8519 0.5667 0.2778 0.8824 0.8000 0.1481
2011 110 0.5364 0.3727 0.9024 0.5763 0.1373 0.8824 1.0000 0.0976
2012 138 0.5000 0.4891 0.8060 0.6377 0.3333 0.9091 0.6087 0.1940
Career3140.50320.43150.84940.60130.2530.89410.7860.1506

Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2008-05-06 2008-05-18 Minors 12 0 Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 36 d2013

Details
  • 2013. Signed by NC Dinos of Korea 1/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Signed by San Francisco as a free agent 12/20/11 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by San Francisco 4/27/12. DFA by San Francisco 9/4/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Signed by Minnesota as a free agent 11/9/10.
  • 1 year (2010). Signed by San Francisco as a free agent 1/21/10 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009). Re-signed 3/3/09 (split contract, $32,500 in minors). Optioned to Double-A 3/16/09. Acquired by Pittsburgh in trade 5/16/09 after being DFA 5/9/09. Recalled 9/8/09. Sent outright to Double-A 11/6/09.
  • Drafted 2002 (23-696) (Duncanville HS, Texas).

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BP Articles

Eric Hacker is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Waking Sleeping GiantsDaniel Rathman2013-04-19
This article requires BP Premium accessWestern Front: They Took Their TurnGeoff Young2013-02-04
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: The Secret to Getting a HitSam Miller2012-05-02
Transaction Analysis: Junior Circuit JumbleChristina Kahrl2011-03-18
Transaction Analysis: AL Central Transaction BackfillChristina Kahrl2010-11-25
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: Monday UpdateJohn Perrotto2010-05-24
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Overpaying Pineiro and Little Sarge's Big Apple AdventureChristina Kahrl2010-01-22
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Party Hardy, GardyChristina Kahrl2009-11-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: NL NoodlingsChristina Kahrl2009-09-09
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction of the Day: The McLouth TradeChristina Kahrl2009-06-04
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL East MovesChristina Kahrl2009-05-28


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2015, Eric Hacker threw 361 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2009 and 2012, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2012, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (89mph), Slider (83mph) and Curve (74mph).