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Justin Sellers SSIndians

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 28)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
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Birth Date2-1-1986
Height5' 10"
Weight160 lbs
Age28 years, 8 months, 20 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
0.12011
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-0.52013
0.42014
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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
2011 LAN 25 36 139 123 20 25 9 0 1 37 12 21 2 1 1 13 1 0 .203 .283 .301 .219 1.7 -0.4 0.1
2012 LAN 26 19 50 44 6 9 3 1 1 17 5 14 0 0 1 2 0 0 .204 .286 .386 .250 1.1 -0.1 0.1
2013 LAN 27 27 77 69 6 13 1 0 1 17 5 20 2 0 1 2 0 0 .188 .263 .246 .191 -2.6 -1.8 -0.5
2014 CLE 28 17 21 16 1 3 0 0 0 3 3 4 0 0 2 0 0 1 .188 .316 .188 .246 0.3 -0.1 0.0
Career99287252335013137425594151711.198.280.294.2190.6-2.3-0.2

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
2005 VAN A- 47 207 .306 .264 .342 .392 .264 .310 85 9.9 5.8 2.7 -4.0 0.8 17.8 1.4 17.8 1.4
2006 KNC A 119 495 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .268 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 STO A+ 114 495 .271 .262 .339 .408 .267 .318 97 6 15.2 2.9 4.0 0.1 22.9 2.6 22.9 2.6
2007 MID AA 14 51 .157 .254 .333 .393 .257 .189 99 -5.6 1.5 0.2 0.2 -0.6 -4.5 -0.4 -4.5 -0.4
2008 MID AA 123 507 .254 .270 .343 .409 .278 .290 91 -3.2 14.9 3.2 7.4 0.4 14.9 2.2 14.9 2.2
2009 CHT AA 116 464 .261 .253 .332 .376 .265 .330 101 0.5 12.9 5.8 -0.9 -0.5 20.7 2.1 20.7 2.1
2010 SBR A+ 24 109 .256 .283 .350 .434 .268 .309 106 -0.5 3.2 1.4 -2.6 -1.3 3.7 0.1 3.7 0.1
2010 ABQ AAA 90 344 .270 .270 .339 .427 .262 .293 119 3.7 10.5 4.5 2.7 0.9 20.1 2.2 20.1 2.2
2011 LAN MLB 36 139 .219 .253 .319 .394 .258 .235 95 -5.6 3.7 0.9 -0.4 2.0 1.7 0.1 1.7 0.1
2011 ABQ AAA 89 322 .278 .278 .346 .430 .263 .335 118 6.9 10.0 2.3 -2.2 2.5 19.5 1.6 19.5 1.6
2011 LIC Wnt 4 16 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .182 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 LAN MLB 19 50 .250 .267 .320 .424 .267 .276 94 -0.5 1.4 0.4 -0.1 0.0 1.1 0.1 1.1 0.1
2012 RCU A+ 3 8 .393 .268 .356 .424 .299 .333 94 1.2 0.2 -0.1 0.1 0.2 1.7 0.2 1.7 0.2
2012 ABQ AAA 2 8 .279 .292 .370 .468 .305 .333 84 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.4 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0
2013 LAN MLB 27 77 .191 .261 .326 .416 .270 .250 96 -5.1 2.0 0.9 -1.8 0.2 -2.6 -0.5 -2.6 -0.5
2013 ABQ AAA 89 366 .258 .261 .331 .398 .264 .301 107 -0.7 10.4 3.4 -0.4 2.9 17.3 1.7 17.3 1.7
2014 CLE MLB 17 21 .246 .238 .304 .363 .251 .250 100 -0.3 0.5 0.2 -0.1 -0.2 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0
2014 COH AAA 102 395 .240 .265 .331 .399 .253 .281 107 -9 11.8 3.1 -3.3 -0.8 6.8 0.4 6.8 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
2005 VAN A- 207 31 48 8 1 0 13 19 24 8 3 .274 .364 .331 .057 .306 17.8 -4.0 1.4
2006 KNC A 495 75 99 21 2 5 46 58 65 17 5 .241 .343 .338 .097 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 STO A+ 495 72 119 25 4 4 37 46 69 11 4 .274 .354 .378 .104 .271 22.9 4.0 2.6
2007 MID AA 51 2 7 1 0 0 3 3 10 2 0 .156 .216 .178 .022 .157 -4.5 0.2 -0.4
2008 MID AA 507 72 112 15 8 6 46 47 77 10 6 .255 .331 .367 .112 .254 14.9 7.4 2.2
2009 CHT AA 464 44 110 27 1 2 33 50 70 10 8 .280 .370 .369 .089 .261 20.7 -0.9 2.1
2010 ABQ AAA 344 51 82 17 1 14 56 40 49 5 3 .285 .370 .497 .212 .270 20.1 2.7 2.2
2010 SBR A+ 109 15 25 7 0 0 12 9 16 2 0 .260 .327 .333 .073 .256 3.7 -2.6 0.1
2011 LAN MLB 139 20 25 9 0 1 13 12 21 1 0 .203 .283 .301 .098 .219 1.7 -0.4 0.1
2011 LIC Wnt 16 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 .154 .312 .154 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 ABQ AAA 322 57 82 17 2 14 49 41 57 3 3 .304 .400 .537 .233 .278 19.5 -2.2 1.6
2012 LAN MLB 50 6 9 3 1 1 2 5 14 0 0 .204 .286 .386 .182 .250 1.1 -0.1 0.1
2012 ABQ AAA 8 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .286 .250 .429 .143 .279 0.1 0.4 0.0
2012 RCU A+ 8 1 2 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 .286 .375 .714 .429 .393 1.7 0.1 0.2
2013 ABQ AAA 366 39 88 26 4 6 65 25 54 4 0 .270 .326 .429 .160 .258 17.3 -0.4 1.7
2013 LAN MLB 77 6 13 1 0 1 2 5 20 0 0 .188 .263 .246 .058 .191 -2.6 -1.8 -0.5
2014 COH AAA 395 31 90 18 1 3 40 25 48 3 1 .254 .307 .335 .082 .240 6.8 -3.3 0.4
2014 CLE MLB 21 1 3 0 0 0 0 3 4 0 1 .188 .316 .188 .000 .246 0.3 -0.1 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
2011 589 0.5586 0.4736 0.8237 0.6109 0.2962 0.8507 0.7532 0.1763
2012 206 0.5583 0.4903 0.7525 0.6870 0.2418 0.7595 0.7273 0.2475
2013 314 0.5669 0.4268 0.8134 0.5674 0.2426 0.8515 0.6970 0.1866
2014 84 0.4405 0.5060 0.7857 0.5946 0.4255 0.9545 0.6000 0.2143
Career11930.55240.46640.8060.61140.28180.84250.72310.194

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-03-17 2014-03-24 Camp 7 0 Left Hip Strain - -
2013-03-15 2013-03-17 Camp 2 0 - Ankle Sprain - -
2012-05-23 2012-10-04 60-DL 134 119 - Low Back Surgery Bulging Disc - -
2012-03-10 2012-03-10 Camp 0 0 - Face Contusion HBP - -
2012-01-15 2012-01-15 WIN 0 0 - Groin Strain - -
2009-08-04 2009-08-12 Minors 8 0 Foot Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 CLE $
2013 LAN $494,000
2012 LAN $481,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$975,000
2 yrTotal$975,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 89 d1 year/$0.504M (2014)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.504M (2014). Re-signed 3/14. Acquired by Cleveland in trade 3/2/14 after being DFA by LA Dodgers 2/22/14.
  • 1 year/$0.494M (2013). Re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/13.
  • 1 year/$0.481M (2012). Re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Contract purchased by LA Dodgers 8/12/11.
  • Acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Chicago Cubs 4/2/09.
  • Acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Oakland 2/2/09.
  • Drafted by Oakland 2005 (6-191) (Marina HS, Huntington Beach, Calif.). $0.15M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .231 .285 .275 .199
11 vs R (Multi) .177 .266 .291 .211
18 Split (Multi) -.054 -.019 .016 .012
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.013 -.023 -.037 -.020
30 vs L (2013) .238 .238 .238 .156
31 vs R (2013) .167 .273 .250 .202
38 Split (2013) -.071 .035 .012 .047
39 LgAvg (2013) -.011 -.021 -.036 -.019

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BP Articles

Justin Sellers is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
The Lineup Card: Eight of the Best Defensive Plays of 2014Baseball Prospectus2014-10-15
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Weekend Wrap-Up, 5/27Daniel Rathman2014-05-27
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Orioles Sign Flimsy JohanR.J. Anderson2014-03-05
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTTO Scoresheet Podcast: ShortstopsJared Weiss2014-02-07
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTTO Scoresheet Podcast: ShortstopsBen Murphy2014-02-07
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTTO Scoresheet Podcast: ShortstopsIan Lefkowitz2014-02-07
This article requires BP Premium accessOverthinking It: The Not-So-Disappointing DodgersBen Lindbergh2013-07-22
BP Unfiltered: Gonzalez Germen and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad InningBen Lindbergh2013-06-14
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 12, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-12
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 11, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-11
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 9th, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-09
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Hooray for HanleywoodDaniel Rathman2013-05-01
This article requires BP Premium accessWestern Front: The Rockies and Dodgers Have Swapped ScriptsGeoff Young2013-04-23
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: April 17, 2013Clint Chisam2013-04-17
Tater Trot Tracker: Trot Times for April 7Larry Granillo2013-04-08
Daily Roundup: Around the League: April 3, 2013Clint Chisam2013-04-03
Daily Roundup: Around the League: April 3, 2013Joe Hamrahi2013-04-03
Daily Roundup: Around the League: April 1, 2013Clint Chisam2013-04-01
Daily Roundup: Around the League: April 1, 2013Joe Hamrahi2013-04-01


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