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Matt Spring C Red Sox

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 29)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
250 .203 9 24 30 0 .225 0.0
Birth Date11-7-1984
Height6' 2"
Weight215 lbs
Age29 years, 11 months, 17 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
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2011
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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

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
2004 HUD A- 50 191 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .296 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 HUD A- 50 201 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .264 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 SWM A 48 186 .233 .250 .323 .359 .251 .305 105 -1.3 1.3 0 -0.3 -1.9 -1.2 -0.2 -1.2 -0.2
2006 HUD A- 50 185 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .303 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 CGA A 30 101 .256 .252 .321 .377 .253 .250 98 -0.5 3.1 0.8 -0.4 0.1 4.9 0.5 4.9 0.5
2007 MNT AA 29 107 .191 .265 .333 .390 .266 .188 93 -8.1 3.2 1.7 0.0 -0.8 -7.5 -0.8 -7.5 -0.8
2008 MNT AA 70 274 .253 .262 .347 .401 .255 .308 112 -2.1 8.1 2.8 -1.0 -1.3 7.1 0.6 7.1 0.6
2009 MNT AA 68 251 .233 .249 .325 .365 .260 .252 93 -7.1 7.1 3.8 0.3 -0.6 3.0 0.3 3.0 0.3
2010 PCH A+ 29 114 .258 .252 .328 .359 .258 .289 91 -0.2 3.1 0.4 0.4 -0.2 2.5 0.3 2.5 0.3
2010 MNT AA 19 74 .237 .252 .334 .372 .258 .209 96 -1.8 2.1 -0.1 0.0 0.5 -0.0 -0.0 -0.0 -0.0
2011 SLM A+ 24 94 .276 .251 .322 .380 .254 .306 100 1.7 2.8 1.1 -0.0 -0.2 4.8 0.5 4.8 0.5
2011 PME AA 20 85 .305 .256 .334 .393 .274 .349 94 4.2 2.5 0.8 0.0 -1.1 6.7 0.7 6.7 0.7
2011 PAW AAA 3 10 .164 .250 .327 .384 .255 .400 89 -1.1 0.3 0.2 -0.0 0.0 -0.6 -0.1 -0.6 -0.1
2012 PME AA 60 224 .227 .257 .327 .392 .261 .274 104 -7.6 6.2 2.5 -0.3 -1.5 -3.3 -0.4 -3.3 -0.4
2012 PAW AAA 2 9 .258 .268 .343 .405 .266 .600 99 0 0.3 0.2 -0.0 -0.3 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0
2012 ESC Wnt 3 5 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .333 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 PME AA 52 198 .263 .247 .318 .385 .263 .277 101 0.6 5.4 1.4 -1.1 -0.2 1.8 0.1 1.8 0.1
2014 PME AA 31 120 .296 .266 .331 .408 .268 .261 102 4.4 3.3 -0.1 -0.2 -0.4 6.0 0.6 6.0 0.6
2014 PAW AAA 12 39 .305 .269 .339 .425 .258 .389 96 2 1.2 0.7 -0.2 0.1 4.7 0.4 4.7 0.4

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
2004 HUD A- 191 20 37 4 2 8 23 17 62 0 1 .220 .303 .411 .190 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 HUD A- 201 24 32 8 1 4 19 27 60 2 0 .188 .307 .318 .129 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 SWM A 186 14 36 11 0 4 13 7 67 3 0 .205 .239 .335 .131 .233 -1.2 -0.3 -0.2
2006 HUD A- 185 13 34 8 0 4 15 13 66 0 2 .204 .262 .323 .120 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 MNT AA 107 11 16 4 0 4 11 5 32 0 0 .165 .200 .330 .165 .191 -7.5 0.0 -0.8
2007 CGA A 101 9 19 4 1 3 18 10 24 0 0 .209 .287 .374 .165 .256 4.9 -0.4 0.5
2008 MNT AA 274 28 61 16 1 9 30 22 68 0 1 .248 .317 .431 .183 .253 7.1 -1.0 0.6
2009 MNT AA 251 23 44 13 0 8 33 22 74 0 0 .196 .273 .362 .165 .233 3.0 0.3 0.3
2010 PCH A+ 114 14 26 4 0 4 12 8 25 0 0 .252 .301 .408 .155 .258 2.5 0.4 0.3
2010 MNT AA 74 10 12 5 0 3 15 4 20 1 0 .182 .250 .394 .212 .237 -0.0 0.0 -0.0
2011 PAW AAA 10 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .200 .200 .300 .100 .164 -0.6 -0.0 -0.1
2011 PME AA 85 12 19 9 0 4 13 9 27 0 0 .257 .353 .541 .284 .305 6.7 0.0 0.7
2011 SLM A+ 94 13 22 7 0 7 23 6 32 0 1 .250 .298 .568 .318 .276 4.8 -0.0 0.5
2012 PAW AAA 9 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 1 0 .333 .333 .444 .111 .258 0.1 -0.0 0.0
2012 PME AA 224 16 39 8 0 7 22 23 74 0 2 .197 .290 .343 .146 .227 -3.3 -0.3 -0.4
2012 ESC Wnt 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .400 .250 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 PME AA 198 21 41 12 0 10 34 10 64 0 0 .222 .268 .449 .227 .263 1.8 -1.1 0.1
2014 PAW AAA 39 7 9 5 0 2 7 3 15 0 0 .265 .333 .588 .324 .305 4.7 -0.2 0.4
2014 PME AA 120 17 24 7 0 6 23 10 32 0 0 .233 .308 .476 .243 .296 6.0 -0.2 0.6

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

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-08-13 2014-09-13 Minors 31 0 - Not Disclosed -
2013-04-04 2013-04-26 Minors 22 0 - Not Disclosed - -
2010-06-09 2010-06-16 Minors 7 0 Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

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Details

2014 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 3/11/2014 05:35 ET

PCT PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
90o 519 60 114 24 1 21 67 39 173 1 1 .241 .303 .428 .262 13.0 C 0, 1B -2 1.3
80o 495 55 103 22 1 19 61 35 170 1 1 .226 .286 .401 .247 5.2 C 0, 1B -2 0.4
70o 478 50 94 20 1 17 56 32 167 1 1 .215 .273 .381 .236 -0.1 C 0, 1B -2 -0.1
60o 464 47 88 19 1 16 53 30 164 1 1 .206 .262 .365 .226 -4.2 C 0, 1B -2 -0.6
50o 450 44 82 17 1 15 49 28 161 1 1 .197 .252 .350 .218 -7.9 C 0, 1B -1 -1.0
40o 436 41 76 16 1 14 46 26 159 1 1 .189 .242 .334 .209 -11.3 C 0, 1B -1 -1.3
30o 422 38 70 15 0 13 43 24 156 1 1 .180 .231 .318 .200 -14.7 C 0, 1B -1 -1.7
20o 405 35 64 14 0 12 40 22 152 1 1 .169 .218 .300 .189 -18.4 C 0, 1B -1 -2.1
10o 381 30 55 12 0 10 35 19 146 1 0 .155 .201 .274 .173 -22.9 C 0, 1B -1 -2.6
Weighted Mean457468518115512916311.201.257.357.222-6.0C 0, 1B -1-0.8

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
2% 6% 4% 11% 14%

Long-Term Forecast (Beyond the 2014 Projections)

Playing time estimates are based on performance, not Depth Charts.
Year Age PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP VORP BRR POS_ADJ REP_ADJ RAA FRAA
2015302502947110103116900.205.262.386.234-0.2-0.9-0.70.314.9-15.4-0.6
20163131234571401135211160.197.257.357.224-0.9-7.2-0.90.314.9-21.5-0.8
201732608661092602169392230.197.254.357.222-1.1-8.9-1.70.414.9-22.5-1.5
201833623681072402271402340.189.247.348.217-1.5-12.4-1.80.214.9-25.7-1.5
201934612661102402169372210.195.249.350.218-1.5-11.9-1.80.014.9-25.1-1.5
202035630671142602170392230.196.250.348.218-1.5-12.1-1.8-0.214.9-25.1-1.6
202136634671122502069382240.192.246.340.214-1.8-14.8-1.9-0.314.9-27.5-1.6
202237600621042301964352110.188.242.333.210-2.0-17.2-1.8-0.514.9-29.9-1.5
202338620641082401965372150.188.242.328.208-2.2-18.4-1.9-0.714.9-30.8-1.5

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
3.83.60.10.80.10.98.4

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Rank Score Name Year TAv Trend
1 85 Kevin Richardson 2010 .000 DNP
2 81 John Nelson 2008 .000 DNP
3 81 Josh Ford 2012 .000 DNP
4 80 Alvin Colina 2011 .000 DNP
5 79 Matt Padgett 2007 .000 DNP
6 79 Jon Nelson 2009 .000 DNP
7 78 Rhyne Hughes 2013 .000 DNP
8 78 Dayton Buller 2010 .000 DNP
9 78 Mitch Jones 2007 .000 DNP
10 76 Erik Kratz 2009 .000 DNP
11 76 Jason Hart 2007 .000 DNP
12 76 Brad Snyder 2011 .084
13 76 Seth Bynum 2010 .000 DNP
14 75 Taylor Teagarden 2013 .162
15 75 Brooks Conrad 2009 .216
16 75 Eric Crozier 2008 .000 DNP
17 75 Mike Hessman 2007 .254
18 75 Doug Deeds 2010 .000 DNP
19 75 Tim Pahuta 2012 .000 DNP
20 75 Robert Stratton 2007 .000 DNP
21 75 Lee Mitchell 2011 .000 DNP
22 74 Juan Richardson 2008 .000 DNP
23 74 Adam Boeve 2009 .000 DNP
24 74 Ray Sadler 2010 .000 DNP
25 74 Caonabo Cosme 2008 .000 DNP
26 74 Nate Gold 2009 .000 DNP
27 74 Joe Koshansky 2011 .000 DNP
28 74 David Wallace 2009 .000 DNP
29 74 Mike Costanzo 2013 .000 DNP
30 73 Aaron Rifkin 2008 .000 DNP
31 73 Matthew Brown 2012 .000 DNP
32 73 John-Ford Griffin 2009 .000 DNP
33 73 Terry Evans 2011 .000 DNP
34 73 Nick Gorneault 2008 .000 DNP
35 72 Justin Ruggiano 2011 .255
36 72 Brent Dlugach 2012 .000 DNP
37 72 Adam Loewen 2013 .000 DNP
38 72 Jared Price 2011 .000 DNP
39 72 Corey Smith 2011 .000 DNP
40 71 Stefan Gartrell 2013 .000 DNP
41 71 Ben Lasater 2013 .000 DNP
42 71 Cory Aldridge 2008 .000 DNP
43 71 Brad Eldred 2010 .252
44 71 Larry Broadway 2010 .000 DNP
45 71 Aaron Sisk 2008 .000 DNP
46 71 Anthony Recker 2013 .263
47 71 Mark Saccomanno 2009 .000 DNP
48 71 Dusty Brown 2011 .088
49 71 Shawn Garrett 2008 .000 DNP
50 71 John Hester 2013 .624
51 71 Charlton Jimerson 2009 .000 DNP
52 71 Miles Durham 2012 .000 DNP
53 71 Yurendell de Caster 2009 .000 DNP
54 70 Michael Restovich 2008 .000 DNP
55 70 Matt Macri 2011 .000 DNP
56 70 Jason Dubois 2008 .000 DNP
57 70 Brad Davis 2012 .000 DNP
58 70 Brent Clevlen 2013 .000 DNP
59 70 Lorenzo Scott 2011 .000 DNP
60 69 Guillermo Rodriguez 2007 .235
61 69 Hector Gimenez 2012 .338
62 69 Mario Lisson 2013 .000 DNP
63 69 Rene Rivera 2013 .224
64 69 Luke Montz 2013 .215
65 69 Sean Barker 2009 .000 DNP
66 69 Chase Lambin 2009 .000 DNP
67 68 Jerad Head 2012 .000 DNP
68 68 Jed Morris 2009 .000 DNP
69 68 Ryan Jorgensen 2008 .009
70 68 Kevin Randel 2010 .000 DNP
71 68 Amaury Cazana 2008 .000 DNP
72 68 Laynce Nix 2010 .282
73 68 Scott Youngbauer 2008 .000 DNP
74 67 Eli Whiteside 2009 .204
75 67 Chris Rahl 2013 .000 DNP
76 67 Adam Fox 2011 .000 DNP
77 67 Trent Oeltjen 2012 .000 DNP
78 67 Devin Ivany 2012 .000 DNP
79 67 Clete Thomas 2013 .228
80 67 Mike Wilson 2012 .000 DNP
81 67 Jackson Melian 2009 .000 DNP
82 66 Dan Dement 2007 .000 DNP
83 66 Tagg Bozied 2009 .000 DNP
84 66 Carlos Corporan 2013 .242
85 66 Dee Brown 2007 -.008
86 66 Cole Armstrong 2013 .000 DNP
87 66 Jason Perry 2010 .000 DNP
88 66 Brian Stavisky 2010 .000 DNP
89 66 Gabe Johnson 2009 .000 DNP
90 66 Kevin Mahar 2010 .000 DNP
91 66 Matt Carson 2011 .000 DNP
92 66 Brett Hayes 2013 .313
93 66 Matt Cepicky 2007 .000 DNP
94 66 Todd Linden 2009 .000 DNP
95 65 Brendan Katin 2012 .000 DNP
96 65 Matt Craig 2010 .000 DNP
97 65 Jeff Bailey 2008 .270
98 65 Jeff Clement 2013 .000 DNP
99 65 Jonathan Van Every 2009 .365
100 65 Marshall McDougall 2008 .000 DNP

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