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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 32)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date6-29-1982
Height5' 10"
Weight190 lbs
Age32 years, 1 months, 2 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
0.62010
-0.42011
2012
2013
-0.12014
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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
2009 KCA 27 8 1 14.0 4.3 9.7 0 2 0 0 0 0 63 13 9 8 2 20 8 8 2 15 5.14 5.00 4.79 1.7 0.2
2010 KCA 28 57 0 56.3 0.0 56.3 1 3 0 1 0 0 252 59 28 24 3 82 24 24 5 34 3.83 4.08 4.44 5.7 0.6
2011 MIN 29 15 0 12.7 0.0 12.7 1 0 0 0 0 0 62 19 14 14 4 35 8 6 1 11 9.95 7.56 8.43 -3.8 -0.4
Career80183.04.378.7250100377915146913740388604.994.765.123.60.4

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
2004 BUR A 8 8 52.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .245 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 WIL A+ 18 18 108.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .265 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 HDS A+ 19 19 92.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.707 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 WIC AA 25 16 108.0 4.51 104 .244 .268 .344 .413 .266 .280 102 9.4 1.0 9.4 1.0
2007 gcr Wnt 6 6 22.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .250 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2008 NWA AA 20 4 52.7 5.38 71 .235 .276 .347 .421 .282 .299 88 2.7 0.3 2.7 0.3
2008 OMA AAA 12 11 55.3 6.48 79 .267 .283 .351 .447 .264 .324 107 1.9 0.2 1.9 0.2
2009 KCA MLB 8 1 14.0 4.79 107 .261 .268 .332 .432 .260 .306 106 1.7 0.2 1.7 0.2
2009 OMA AAA 34 11 87.3 4.77 77 .273 .273 .344 .415 .279 .297 83 2.5 0.2 2.5 0.2
2010 KCA MLB 57 0 56.3 4.44 111 .261 .262 .329 .409 .258 .301 112 5.7 0.6 5.7 0.6
2010 SJU Wnt 3 3 15.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .326 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 MIN MLB 15 0 12.7 8.43 20 .370 .249 .316 .402 .258 .395 105 -3.8 -0.4 -3.8 -0.4
2011 ROC AAA 43 2 56.7 4.12 108 .263 .261 .323 .400 .253 .325 97 8.9 0.9 8.9 0.9
2012 GWN AAA 54 0 65.3 4.71 95 .268 .259 .331 .387 .254 .324 102 3.0 0.3 4.0 0.4
2012 EST Wnt 12 0 9.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .290 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 GWN AAA 12 0 12.0 5.60 76 .309 .251 .335 .387 .259 .447 104 -0.3 -0.0 -0.3 -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
2004 WIL A+ 5 5 0 18 18 108.3 95 31 68 5 0% .265 7.9 2.6 0.4 5.7 1.16 2.41 0.0 0.0
2004 BUR A 4 2 0 8 8 52.0 39 15 36 2 0% .245 6.8 2.6 0.3 6.2 1.04 1.56 0.0 0.0
2005 HDS A+ 5 7 0 19 19 92.0 119 45 87 13 0% -.707 11.6 4.4 1.3 8.5 1.78 5.67 0.0 0.0
2007 gcr Wnt 1 0 0 6 6 22.0 16 8 17 1 0% .250 6.5 3.3 0.4 7.0 1.09 2.45 0.0 0.0
2007 WIC AA 6 2 1 25 16 108.0 98 45 77 5 39% .280 8.2 3.8 0.4 6.4 1.32 3.08 9.4 1.0
2008 NWA AA 5 2 3 20 4 52.7 47 16 43 3 37% .299 8.0 2.7 0.5 7.3 1.20 2.90 2.7 0.3
2008 OMA AAA 3 2 0 12 11 55.3 65 25 36 8 35% .324 10.6 4.1 1.3 5.9 1.63 5.05 1.9 0.2
2009 KCA MLB 0 2 0 8 1 14.0 13 8 15 2 47% .306 8.4 5.1 1.3 9.6 1.50 5.14 1.7 0.2
2009 OMA AAA 3 3 1 34 11 87.3 79 41 76 6 40% .297 8.1 4.2 0.6 7.8 1.37 3.51 2.5 0.2
2010 SJU Wnt 2 1 0 3 3 15.7 15 4 13 1 0% .326 8.6 2.3 0.6 7.5 1.21 4.01 0.0 0.0
2010 KCA MLB 1 3 0 57 0 56.3 59 24 34 3 36% .301 9.4 3.8 0.5 5.4 1.47 3.83 5.7 0.6
2011 ROC AAA 3 1 1 43 2 56.7 55 24 68 6 34% .325 8.7 3.8 1.0 10.8 1.39 4.29 8.9 0.9
2011 MIN MLB 1 0 0 15 0 12.7 19 8 11 4 38% .395 13.5 5.7 2.8 7.8 2.13 9.95 -3.8 -0.4
2012 GWN AAA 3 2 4 54 0 65.3 68 37 55 2 44% .324 9.4 5.1 0.3 7.6 1.61 3.31 4.0 0.4
2012 EST Wnt 1 0 0 12 0 9.3 9 4 1 0 0% .290 8.7 3.9 0.0 1.0 1.39 0.00 0.0 0.0
2013 GWN AAA 0 2 0 12 0 12.0 17 9 14 0 45% .447 12.8 6.8 0.0 10.5 2.17 6.75 -0.3 -0.0

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 230 0.3913 0.4174 0.7188 0.5889 0.3071 0.8113 0.6047 0.2813
2010 992 0.4516 0.4294 0.8427 0.6138 0.2776 0.8982 0.7417 0.1573
2011 282 0.5000 0.4397 0.8065 0.6028 0.2766 0.8588 0.6923 0.1935
Career15040.45150.42950.8170.60790.28190.87750.71150.1831

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2009-09-20 2009-09-29 DTD 9 9 Left Elbow Neurological Injury Ulnar Neuritis -
2005-07-22 2005-09-10 Minors 50 0 Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2011 MIN $429,000
2010 KCA $400,500
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$829,500
2 yrTotal$829,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 75 d1 year (2013)

Details
  • 1 year (2013). Re-signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/15/12 (minor-league contract). Released by Atlanta 5/10/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/17/11 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year/$0.429M (2011). Claimed by Minnesota off waivers 1/26/11 after being DFA by Kansas City 1/18/11. Signed by Minnesota 3/11.
  • 1 year/$0.4005M (2010). Re-signed by Kansas City 2/10.
  • 1 year (2009). Contract purchased by Kansas City 9/5/09.
  • Drafted by Kansas City 2003 (11-312) (Delta State).

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BP Articles

Dusty Hughes is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 11, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Notable NRI: NL EastR.J. Anderson2012-03-21
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Return of the Prodigal SluggersBen Lindbergh2011-05-26
Transaction Analysis Blog: A's Acquire PurceyR.J. Anderson2011-04-18
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: Two Twins Are Better Than OneJohn Perrotto2011-04-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTeam Injury Projection: Minnesota TwinsMarc Normandin2011-03-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTeam Injury Projection: Minnesota TwinsCorey Dawkins2011-03-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Napoli, oh NapoliChristina Kahrl2011-01-26
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Junior Circuit JumbleChristina Kahrl2011-01-21
This article requires BP Premium accessGM for a Day: Kansas City RoyalsJohn Perrotto2010-10-14
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Tuesday Morning TriptychChristina Kahrl2010-08-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Scrubbing Up for the WeekendChristina Kahrl2010-05-13
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: AL Roster CleanupChristina Kahrl2010-04-06
Fantasy Beat: Depth Chart/PFM UpdateClay Davenport2010-03-17
This article requires BP Premium accessWinter League Preview: The Dominican LeagueCarlos J. Lugo2009-10-18


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Dusty Hughes threw 1,549 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2009 and 2011, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2011, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (90mph) and Change (82mph), also mixing in a Cutter (84mph), Sinker (88mph) and Curve (74mph).