Biographical

Portrait of Jose Lobaton

Jose Lobaton CRays

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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
5 794 .230 .304 .331 .242 1.4
Birth Date10-21-1984
Height6' 0"
Weight215 lbs
BatsB
ThrowsR
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
2009 SDN 24 7 17 17 0 3 0 0 0 3 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 .176 .176 .176 .079 -3.3 0.0 -0.3
2011 TBA 26 15 39 34 2 4 1 0 0 5 4 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 .118 .231 .147 .138 -2.5 0.0 -0.3
2012 TBA 27 69 197 167 16 37 10 0 2 53 24 46 2 2 2 20 0 1 .222 .323 .317 .238 1.4 0.6 0.2
2013 TBA 28 100 311 277 38 69 15 2 7 109 30 65 0 2 2 32 0 1 .249 .320 .394 .280 13.8 -0.0 1.5
2014 WAS 29 66 230 214 18 50 9 0 2 65 15 61 1 0 0 12 0 0 .234 .287 .304 .224 2.0 0.9 0.3
Career2577947097416335211235731854446402.230.304.331.24211.41.51.4

Advanced

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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 IDA Rk 56 217 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .362 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 EUG A- 44 169 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .236 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 FTW A 9 37 .119 .261 .332 .369 .246 .200 110 -3 0.6 0.4 -0.1 -0.5 -3.9 -0.4 -3.9 -0.4
2005 EUG A- 11 42 .296 .251 .327 .351 .259 .333 104 1.3 1.0 0.6 0.0 0.3 3.6 0.4 3.6 0.4
2006 FTW A 20 77 .282 .239 .319 .339 .258 .327 112 1.3 1.6 1 0.4 -0.2 2.6 0.3 2.6 0.3
2006 LEL A+ 42 145 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .286 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 LEL A+ 90 357 .263 .274 .352 .429 .272 .318 102 1.3 12.6 7.6 -2.1 -0.3 19.2 1.7 19.2 1.7
2008 SAN AA 92 342 .278 .270 .351 .408 .281 .316 87 6.9 10.5 6.1 0.9 -1.7 23.2 2.4 23.2 2.4
2009 SDN MLB 7 17 .079 .250 .323 .405 .256 .250 87 -3.3 0.5 0.3 0.0 -0.3 -3.3 -0.3 -3.3 -0.3
2009 MNT AA 26 102 .305 .261 .342 .398 .275 .302 93 4.8 2.9 1.7 -0.4 -0.2 8.6 0.9 8.6 0.9
2009 POR AAA 39 148 .255 .276 .340 .424 .271 .293 90 -0.8 4.3 2.6 -0.5 -1.1 6.5 0.6 6.5 0.6
2010 MNT AA 7 28 .264 .277 .342 .389 .268 .316 100 0.1 0.8 0.5 -0.1 0.1 1.9 0.2 1.9 0.2
2010 DUR AAA 72 271 .250 .260 .330 .404 .254 .306 103 -3.2 8.5 3.8 -0.4 -2.1 7.5 0.7 7.5 0.7
2011 TBA MLB 15 39 .138 .244 .320 .389 .256 .154 99 -4.7 1.1 0.6 0.0 0.0 -2.5 -0.3 -2.5 -0.3
2011 PCH A+ 6 20 .406 .285 .339 .426 .275 .615 95 3.3 0.6 -0.3 -0.0 -1.0 2.3 0.2 2.3 0.2
2011 DUR AAA 54 224 .311 .262 .334 .401 .258 .362 96 13.6 6.9 1.3 0.7 -4.3 20.0 2.0 20.0 2.0
2011 CAR Wnt 18 73 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .224 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 TBA MLB 69 197 .238 .253 .313 .402 .256 .289 95 -4.2 5.4 3 0.6 -1.5 1.4 0.2 1.4 0.2
2012 PCH A+ 2 6 .095 .310 .348 .504 .289 .000 102 -1.1 0.2 0.1 -0.0 0.0 -0.7 -0.1 -0.7 -0.1
2012 MNT AA 4 16 .231 .250 .310 .370 .258 .200 84 -0.5 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0
2012 DUR AAA 4 15 .083 .236 .289 .350 .227 .100 105 -3 0.4 0.3 -0.0 -0.0 -2.7 -0.3 -2.7 -0.3
2013 TBA MLB 100 311 .280 .255 .319 .407 .266 .300 95 5.9 8.2 4.8 -0.0 -3.2 13.8 1.5 13.8 1.5
2014 WAS MLB 66 230 .224 .249 .308 .379 .260 .318 99 -7.7 5.9 3.6 0.9 -1.0 2.0 0.3 2.0 0.3

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 IDA Rk 217 22 52 15 0 1 32 22 50 0 1 .272 .352 .366 .094 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 EUG A- 169 13 33 12 0 7 23 17 35 0 0 .219 .296 .437 .219 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 FTW A 37 2 6 1 0 0 1 2 5 0 0 .176 .216 .206 .029 .119 -3.9 -0.1 -0.4
2005 EUG A- 42 4 9 2 0 0 3 6 8 0 0 .281 .381 .344 .062 .296 3.6 0.0 0.4
2006 LEL A+ 145 12 26 7 0 4 15 20 42 0 2 .213 .326 .369 .156 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 FTW A 77 15 17 3 1 1 11 12 12 0 0 .279 .408 .410 .131 .282 2.6 0.4 0.3
2007 LEL A+ 357 50 79 15 3 10 47 41 79 0 0 .260 .351 .428 .168 .263 19.2 -2.1 1.7
2008 SAN AA 342 35 76 21 0 9 45 39 75 1 1 .259 .343 .422 .163 .278 23.2 0.9 2.4
2009 SDN MLB 17 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .176 .176 .176 .000 .079 -3.3 0.0 -0.3
2009 MNT AA 102 13 22 7 0 3 11 15 19 0 0 .262 .376 .452 .190 .305 8.6 -0.4 0.9
2009 POR AAA 148 14 32 6 0 3 8 10 35 0 0 .241 .286 .353 .113 .255 6.5 -0.5 0.6
2010 MNT AA 28 3 6 1 0 0 2 4 5 0 0 .250 .357 .292 .042 .264 1.9 -0.1 0.2
2010 DUR AAA 271 26 63 11 0 7 33 27 52 1 0 .261 .337 .394 .133 .250 7.5 -0.4 0.7
2011 TBA MLB 39 2 4 1 0 0 0 4 8 0 0 .118 .231 .147 .029 .138 -2.5 0.0 -0.3
2011 DUR AAA 224 24 54 10 1 8 31 37 50 0 0 .293 .410 .489 .196 .311 20.0 0.7 2.0
2011 PCH A+ 20 0 8 4 0 0 2 2 5 0 0 .444 .500 .667 .222 .406 2.3 -0.0 0.2
2011 CAR Wnt 73 4 12 3 0 1 9 10 12 0 0 .197 .306 .295 .098 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 DUR AAA 15 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .067 .067 .133 .067 .083 -2.7 -0.0 -0.3
2012 TBA MLB 197 16 37 10 0 2 20 24 46 0 1 .222 .323 .317 .096 .238 1.4 0.6 0.2
2012 MNT AA 16 1 2 1 0 0 1 3 3 0 0 .154 .312 .231 .077 .231 0.2 0.1 0.0
2012 PCH A+ 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .000 .095 -0.7 -0.0 -0.1
2013 TBA MLB 311 38 69 15 2 7 32 30 65 0 1 .249 .320 .394 .144 .280 13.8 -0.0 1.5
2014 WAS MLB 230 18 50 9 0 2 12 15 61 0 0 .234 .287 .304 .070 .224 2.0 0.9 0.3

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 55 0.6364 0.4727 0.5769 0.6571 0.1500 0.6087 0.3333 0.4231
2011 163 0.4049 0.4233 0.8261 0.6667 0.2577 0.9318 0.6400 0.1739
2012 782 0.5051 0.4412 0.8029 0.6684 0.2093 0.8561 0.6296 0.1971
2013 1174 0.4932 0.4774 0.7696 0.6908 0.2689 0.8250 0.6313 0.2304
2014 867 0.5006 0.4954 0.7483 0.6866 0.3025 0.8054 0.6183 0.2494
Career30410.49620.47020.77160.68190.26040.82920.62220.2277

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-05-04 2014-05-06 DTD 2 2 - Lower Leg Contusion Shin HBP - -
2013-09-25 2013-09-26 DTD 1 1 Right Elbow Soreness - -
2012-04-13 2012-05-28 15-DL 45 42 Right Shoulder Inflammation - -
2011-07-18 2011-09-02 15-DL 46 43 Left Knee Sprain MCL - -
2010-08-31 2010-10-12 15-DL 42 31 Right Foot Recovery From Contusion -
2010-08-24 2010-08-31 Minors 7 0 Right Foot Contusion -
2006-06-27 2006-07-11 Minors 14 0 Right Ankle Sprain - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2015 WAS $
2014 WAS $950,000
2013 TBA $496,500
2012 TBA $481,500
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$978,000
2011Current$950,000
3 yrPvs + Cur$1,928,000
3 yrTotal$1,928,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 138 d1 year/$0.95M (2014)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.95M (2014). Re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration). Acquired by Washington in trade from Tampa Bay 2/13/14.
  • 1 year/$0.4965M (2013). Re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/13.
  • 1 year/$0.4815M (2012). Re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/26/11.
  • 1 year (2010). Re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/10.
  • 1 year (2009). Contract purchased by San Diego 11/20/08. Re-signed by San Diego 2/27/09. Sent outright to Triple-A by San Diego 6/9/09. Contract purchased by San Diego 7/5/09. Claimed by Tampa Bay off waivers 7/30/09 after being DFA by San Diego 7/28/09.
  • Signed by San Diego 2002 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela.

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Advanced Catching Metrics

Year Framing Chances Extra Strikes Framing Runs Framing Runs per 7000 Blocking Chances PB/WP Saved Blocking Runs Blocking Runs per 7000 Total Receiving Runs Total Receiving Runs per 7000
2009 414 6 0.6 10.3 259 0.3 0.1 2.5 0.7 12.8
2011 822 21 2.5 21.1 378 0.6 0.2 2.9 2.6 24.1
2012 4240 6 2.8 4.6 2326 1.8 0.5 1.4 3.3 6.0
2013 6445 49 9.2 9.9 3510 6.2 1.6 3.2 10.8 13.2
2014 4468 0 -0.1 -0.2 2402 0.9 0.3 0.8 0.1 0.5
total 16389 90 15.3 6.5 8875 8.8 2.4 1.9 17.7 8.4

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