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Greg Smith PBraves

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2015 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 30)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date12-22-1983
Height6' 1"
Weight190 lbs
Age31 years, 8 months, 11 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
2011
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2014
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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
2008 OAK MLB 32 32 190.3 169 87 111 21 .260 99 8.0 4.1 1.0 5.2 36% .256 .261 1.35 4.85 4.16 115 4.54 2.0
2010 COL MLB 8 8 39.0 49 24 31 8 .265 101 11.3 5.5 1.8 7.2 41% .347 .335 1.87 6.11 6.23 111 8.14 -1.3
CareerMLB4040229.321811114229.2611008.64.41.15.637%.272.2751.435.064.511145.210.7

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
2005 MSO Rk 16 14 82.3 69 18 100 8 .268 51 7.5 2.0 0.9 10.9 54% .313 .246 1.06 3.70 4.16
2006 LNC A+ 13 13 88.0 57 31 71 3 .292 57 5.8 3.2 0.3 7.3 54% .333 .196 1.00 3.78 1.64
2006 TEN AA 11 11 60.0 65 23 38 4 .258 76 9.8 3.5 0.6 5.7 30% .320 .252 1.47 3.92 3.90
2007 MOB AA 12 12 69.7 64 14 62 7 .268 96 8.3 1.8 0.9 8.0 44% .295 .247 1.12 3.61 3.36
2007 TUC AAA 10 10 52.3 61 18 34 4 .260 115 10.5 3.1 0.7 5.9 41% .339 .267 1.51 4.26 3.79
2007 SUR Wnt 6 6 20.7 19 8 17 1 .000 8.3 3.5 0.4 7.4 0% .295 .000 1.30 3.68 2.61
2008 OAK MLB 32 32 190.3 169 87 111 21 .260 99 8.0 4.1 1.0 5.2 36% .256 .261 1.35 4.85 4.16
2008 SAC AAA 1 1 6.0 6 1 4 0 .286 99 9.0 1.5 0.0 6.0 30% .300 .249 1.17 2.66 3.00
2009 MOD A+ 2 2 11.7 11 4 7 1 .253 96 8.5 3.1 0.8 5.4 51% .278 .254 1.28 4.71 3.85
2009 TUL AA 2 2 8.0 12 1 5 3 .243 115 13.5 1.1 3.4 5.6 31% .346 .362 1.62 7.26 7.88
2009 CSP AAA 7 7 29.7 34 11 15 5 .272 109 10.3 3.3 1.5 4.5 42% .299 .294 1.52 5.85 7.27
2010 COL MLB 8 8 39.0 49 24 31 8 .265 101 11.3 5.5 1.8 7.2 41% .347 .335 1.87 6.11 6.23
2010 CSP AAA 15 15 75.0 88 30 49 14 .268 112 10.6 3.6 1.7 5.9 41% .305 .271 1.57 5.94 6.12
2011 PAW AAA 4 4 24.0 19 7 15 2 .250 96 7.1 2.6 0.8 5.6 28% .236 .211 1.08 4.07 3.75
2011 SWB AAA 13 10 57.7 68 27 36 9 .258 86 10.6 4.2 1.4 5.6 39% .324 .293 1.65 5.47 4.84
2011 AGU Wnt 5 5 23.0 19 2 13 2 .000 7.4 0.8 0.8 5.1 0% .239 .000 0.91 3.29 2.35
2012 ARK AA 6 6 35.0 44 7 23 5 .269 90 11.3 1.8 1.3 5.9 44% .339 .301 1.46 4.51 4.37
2012 SLC AAA 22 21 138.3 136 38 83 18 .270 103 8.8 2.5 1.2 5.4 42% .271 .252 1.26 5.05 3.97
2013 REA AA 3 3 18.0 17 4 7 2 .259 105 8.5 2.0 1.0 3.5 47% .242 .277 1.17 4.82 3.50
2013 LEH AAA 23 14 98.0 107 19 50 6 .252 101 9.8 1.7 0.6 4.6 42% .304 .257 1.29 3.65 3.31
2014 LEH AAA 27 26 157.3 176 37 92 17 .251 99 10.1 2.1 1.0 5.3 36% .305 .265 1.35 0.00 4.40
2015 GWN AAA 30 18 113.0 110 24 65 5 .245 101 8.8 1.9 0.4 5.2 45% .282 .235 1.19 3.30 2.55

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
2008 2915 0.4899 0.4429 0.8397 0.6492 0.2448 0.8921 0.7060 0.1603
2010 592 0.4696 0.4595 0.7647 0.6331 0.3057 0.8580 0.5938 0.2353
Career35070.48650.44570.8270.64650.25510.88630.68710.173

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
2010-08-02 2010-08-23 Minors 21 0 Left Shoulder Stiffness -
2010-05-20 2010-06-03 Minors 14 0 Left Elbow Tightness -
2009-09-01 2009-10-13 60-DL 42 31 Low Back Strain -
2009-07-27 2009-09-01 Minors 36 0 Low Back Spasms -
2009-05-25 2009-06-23 Minors 29 0 Left Shoulder Inflammation -
2009-04-10 2009-05-24 Minors 44 0 Left Shoulder Inflammation Biceps Tendinitis -
2009-03-29 2009-03-30 Camp 1 0 Left Shoulder Fatigue Dead Arm -
2008-10-24 2008-10-24 Off 0 0 Left Elbow Surgery Loose Bodies 2008-10-24

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 COL $
2013 COL $
2012 COL $
2010 COL $406,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$406,000
1 yrTotal$406,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 34 d1 yr/$0.406M (10)

Details
  • optioned to Triple-A 5/27/10 re-signed 3/5/10, 1 year (10)
  • recalled 9/2/09 optioned to Triple-A 3/30/09 re-signed 3/4/09, 1 year (09)
  • acquired in trade from OAK 11/12/08 contract purchased 4/9/08 sent to minor-league camp 3/17/08
  • acquired in trade from AZ 12/14/07 $0.145M signing bonus LSU 05 6-171

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BP Articles

Greg Smith is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
The BP Wayback Machine: Rebuilding the Best in Motor City, Part OneRany Jazayerli2015-08-06
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: What It Means To Have The Best Farm System In Baseball, Part ThreeSam Miller2015-01-26
This article requires BP Premium accessSkewed Left: How to Change Things When Change is HardZachary Levine2014-09-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Brett Anderson at AltitudeJordan Gorosh2013-12-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Brett Anderson at AltitudeBen Lindbergh2013-12-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Brett Anderson at AltitudeBen Carsley2013-12-11
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: AAR and IBAJoe Sheehan2008-09-30


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2015, Greg Smith threw 3,712 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2008 and 2011, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2011, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (85mph) and Slider (81mph), also mixing in a Change (77mph). He also rarely threw a Curve (73mph).