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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
3 35.7 1 0 1 19 4.04 0
Birth Date4-28-1984
Height6' 5"
Weight270 lbs
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WARP Summary

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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
2007 PIT 23 16 0 18.0 0.0 18.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 73 16 10 10 2 26 8 8 1 11 5.00 4.90 5.76 -0.5 -0.1
2008 PIT 24 10 0 13.3 0.0 13.3 0 0 1 0 0 0 57 14 6 6 0 19 6 6 1 3 4.05 4.23 5.61 -0.4 -0.0
2010 NYA 26 2 0 4.3 0.0 4.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 17 1 0 0 0 1 3 3 0 5 0.00 2.82 2.00 1.3 0.1
Career28035.70.035.710100014731161624617172194.044.405.260.40.0

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2005 HIC A 10 10 53.7 5.94 29 .266 .271 .344 .406 .265 .248 61 -1.7 -0.2 -1.7 -0.2
2005 ALT AA 2 2 10.0 6.24 66 .268 .266 .307 .380 .244 .200 102 -0.7 -0.1 -0.8 -0.1
2006 HIC A 21 3 40.0 6.61 35 .269 .258 .334 .377 .266 .321 77 -1.4 -0.1 -1.4 -0.1
2006 LYN A+ 8 0 8.2 5.37 88 .205 .262 .345 .393 .263 .286 104 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0
2006 ALT AA 8 0 9.2 6.46 52 .254 .247 .310 .359 .248 .259 103 -0.9 -0.1 -0.9 -0.1
2007 PIT MLB 16 0 18.0 5.76 78 .244 .266 .324 .449 .261 .275 98 -0.7 -0.1 -0.5 -0.1
2007 ALT AA 40 0 57.7 5.29 95 .218 .260 .332 .393 .256 .224 108 4.9 0.5 4.9 0.5
2007 CAR Wnt 14 0 14.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .348 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 ORI Wnt 7 0 10.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .387 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2008 PIT MLB 10 0 13.3 5.61 78 .257 .260 .322 .405 .255 .298 99 -0.4 -0.0 -0.4 -0.0
2008 IND AAA 33 0 54.7 5.56 56 .248 .263 .331 .412 .263 .273 86 -5.8 -0.6 -5.8 -0.6
2009 IND AAA 10 0 12.3 2.73 140 .254 .271 .339 .412 .253 .323 106 3.5 0.3 3.5 0.3
2009 SWB AAA 19 13 64.7 3.50 122 .255 .265 .332 .397 .250 .344 101 16.3 1.6 16.3 1.6
2009 CAR Wnt 2 0 2.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2009 LAR Wnt 14 0 17.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .319 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2010 NYA MLB 2 0 4.3 2.00 162 .148 .269 .342 .444 .267 .111 118 1.3 0.1 1.3 0.1
2010 SWB AAA 31 14 104.3 6.00 66 .251 .257 .326 .404 .251 .286 95 1.4 0.1 1.4 0.1
2010 LAR Wnt 6 0 5.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .278 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 DUR AAA 34 0 51.3 6.34 61 .274 .260 .327 .390 .252 .326 104 -4.7 -0.5 -4.7 -0.5
2012 LAR Wnt 15 0 15.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .408 0.0 0.0 0.0 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
2005 HIC A 3 3 0 10 10 53.7 59 19 24 5 50% .248 9.9 3.2 0.8 4.0 1.45 4.69 -1.7 -0.2
2005 ALT AA 1 0 0 2 2 10.0 11 4 5 2 41% .200 9.9 3.6 1.8 4.5 1.50 3.60 -0.8 -0.1
2006 HIC A 0 3 4 21 3 40.0 51 18 28 4 58% .321 11.5 4.0 0.9 6.3 1.73 7.20 -1.4 -0.1
2006 ALT AA 0 0 0 8 0 9.2 8 8 5 1 36% .259 7.8 7.8 1.0 4.9 1.74 4.89 -0.9 -0.1
2006 LYN A+ 0 0 1 8 0 8.2 7 4 6 0 29% .286 7.7 4.4 0.0 6.6 1.34 1.10 0.2 0.0
2007 ORI Wnt 1 0 0 7 0 10.3 13 4 10 1 0% .387 11.4 3.5 0.9 8.7 1.65 3.50 0.0 0.0
2007 PIT MLB 1 0 0 16 0 18.0 16 8 11 2 51% .275 8.0 4.0 1.0 5.5 1.33 5.00 -0.5 -0.1
2007 ALT AA 6 3 1 40 0 57.7 43 17 52 8 49% .224 6.7 2.7 1.2 8.1 1.04 2.81 4.9 0.5
2007 CAR Wnt 1 2 0 14 0 14.7 16 3 10 0 0% .348 9.8 1.8 0.0 6.1 1.29 4.29 0.0 0.0
2008 IND AAA 5 1 4 33 0 54.7 50 19 32 5 43% .273 8.2 3.1 0.8 5.3 1.26 3.46 -5.8 -0.6
2008 PIT MLB 0 0 1 10 0 13.3 14 6 3 0 43% .298 9.4 4.0 0.0 2.0 1.50 4.05 -0.4 -0.0
2009 CAR Wnt 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 0 2 2 0 0% .000 0.0 9.0 0.0 9.0 1.00 0.00 0.0 0.0
2009 LAR Wnt 3 3 0 14 0 17.7 16 11 24 1 0% .319 8.1 5.6 0.5 12.2 1.53 6.10 0.0 0.0
2009 IND AAA 1 0 0 10 0 12.3 11 5 15 1 50% .323 8.0 3.7 0.7 11.0 1.30 4.39 3.5 0.3
2009 SWB AAA 5 5 0 19 13 64.7 66 34 64 3 45% .344 9.2 4.7 0.4 8.9 1.55 4.03 16.3 1.6
2010 SWB AAA 10 8 0 31 14 104.3 88 59 96 8 46% .286 7.6 5.1 0.7 8.3 1.41 3.97 1.4 0.1
2010 LAR Wnt 0 0 0 6 0 5.3 6 5 3 1 0% .278 10.2 8.5 1.7 5.1 2.08 6.79 0.0 0.0
2010 NYA MLB 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 1 3 5 0 33% .111 2.1 6.2 0.0 10.4 0.92 0.00 1.3 0.1
2012 DUR AAA 2 2 0 34 0 51.3 56 21 45 9 41% .326 9.8 3.7 1.6 7.9 1.50 6.31 -4.7 -0.5
2012 LAR Wnt 0 0 0 15 0 15.3 20 10 13 0 0% .408 11.7 5.9 0.0 7.6 1.96 4.11 0.0 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
2008 213 0.4742 0.4225 0.8667 0.6139 0.2500 0.9355 0.7143 0.1333
2010 79 0.4430 0.4051 0.7813 0.5143 0.3182 0.9444 0.5714 0.2188
Career2920.46580.41780.84360.5870.26850.93790.67560.1564

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2010-08-25 2010-09-25 Minors 31 0 Not Disclosed -
2009-08-13 2009-08-21 Minors 8 0 Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 117 d1 year (2012)

Details
  • 1 year (2012). Signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2011). DFA by NY Yankees 3/11. Played 2011 for Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles of Japan.
  • 1 year (2010). Contract purchased 11/20/09. Re-signed 3/12/10. Optioned to Triple-A 3/19/10. Optioned 5/10/10.
  • 1 year/$0.402M (2009). Re-signed 3/4/09. acquired in trade from Pittsburgh 5/16/09. sent outright to Triple-A 4/8/09 DFA 4/1/09 optioned to Triple-A 3/9/09
  • 1 year (2007). Contract purchased 11/06. Optioned to Double-A 3/07. Recalled 8/25/07.
  • Signed 2002 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela.

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BP Articles

Romulo Sanchez is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
Transaction Analysis: AL East and Rangers Transaction LedgerChristina Kahrl2010-12-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: The Upper CustChristina Kahrl2010-05-18
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Classics AbuseChristina Kahrl2010-05-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Weekend Mayhem EditionChristina Kahrl2010-03-22
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Fill'er Up!Christina Kahrl2009-11-23
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction of the Day: The McLouth TradeChristina Kahrl2009-06-04
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL East MovesChristina Kahrl2009-05-28
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL Roster RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-04-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL RoundupChristina Kahrl2008-09-06
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: The New CrewJohn Perrotto2008-08-06


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Romulo Sanchez threw 436 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2010, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2010, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (96mph) and Change (85mph), also mixing in a Slider (85mph).