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Jairo Asencio PWhite Sox

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 31)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date5-30-1983
Height6' 2"
Weight180 lbs
Age31 years, 3 months, 3 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
-0.12011
-0.32012
-0.02013
0.32014
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WARP Summary

Standard

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
2009 ATL 26 3 0 2.7 0.0 2.7 0 1 0 0 0 0 13 3 1 1 0 5 2 2 0 0 3.38 5.31 5.32 -0.1 -0.0
2011 ATL 28 6 0 10.3 0.0 10.3 0 0 0 1 0 0 52 16 11 8 1 24 5 3 0 8 6.97 4.16 5.18 -1.4 -0.1
2012 CHN 29 12 0 14.7 0.0 14.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 67 12 6 5 1 19 11 10 0 8 3.07 5.18 5.52 -0.9 -0.1
2012 CLE 29 18 0 25.7 0.0 25.7 1 1 0 0 0 0 108 27 17 17 4 51 8 8 1 21 5.96 4.49 6.08 -2.1 -0.2
2013 BAL 30 4 0 2.3 0.0 2.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 3 2 2 1 7 2 1 0 4 7.71 7.79 5.85 -0.3 -0.0
Career43055.70.055.7120100252613733710628241415.344.795.70-4.7-0.5

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 GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2005 HIC A 7 2 18.0 6.68 56 .339 .264 .347 .415 .265 .343 98 -2.2 -0.2 -2.2 -0.2
2005 WPT A- 16 7 59.7 6.36 2 .292 .254 .332 .369 .260 .292 57 -5.9 -0.6 -5.9 -0.6
2006 HIC A 22 22 122.2 5.73 52 .284 .253 .329 .372 .265 .275 82 -3.5 -0.4 -3.5 -0.4
2006 LYN A+ 1 1 3.1 7.69 55 .347 .258 .345 .366 .254 .438 110 -0.7 -0.1 -0.7 -0.1
2007 LYN A+ 36 1 73.3 3.69 127 .259 .260 .336 .385 .255 .379 108 17.3 1.7 17.3 1.7
2008 MIS AA 55 0 65.3 4.07 114 .219 .261 .341 .392 .251 .267 102 12.3 1.2 11.4 1.1
2009 ATL MLB 3 0 2.7 5.32 85 .286 .259 .325 .436 .261 .273 102 -0.1 -0.0 -0.1 -0.0
2009 GWN AAA 58 0 71.3 3.45 125 .232 .264 .328 .396 .245 .297 107 17.1 1.7 17.1 1.6
2009 azu Wnt 15 0 22.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .268 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2010 azu Wnt 13 0 16.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .370 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 ATL MLB 6 0 10.3 5.18 59 .364 .243 .304 .378 .252 .395 88 -1.4 -0.1 -1.4 -0.1
2011 GWN AAA 47 0 54.7 3.79 109 .202 .261 .328 .402 .255 .283 93 7.2 0.7 7.2 0.7
2011 TDE Wnt 23 0 25.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .278 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 CHN MLB 12 0 14.7 5.52 76 .268 .257 .329 .409 .265 .234 103 -0.9 -0.1 -0.9 -0.1
2012 CLE MLB 18 0 25.7 6.08 63 .289 .249 .310 .399 .254 .311 101 -2.1 -0.2 -2.1 -0.2
2012 IOW AAA 13 0 13.3 4.12 114 .200 .273 .331 .404 .256 .152 92 1.6 0.2 1.6 0.2
2012 TOR Wnt 26 0 27.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .329 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 BAL MLB 4 0 2.3 5.85 64 .381 .273 .353 .452 .292 .400 100 -0.3 -0.0 -0.3 -0.0
2013 NOR AAA 47 0 50.7 3.79 112 .208 .251 .321 .380 .249 .236 98 6.0 0.6 6.0 0.6

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 WPT A- 4 5 0 16 7 59.7 67 17 30 4 57% .292 10.1 2.6 0.6 4.5 1.41 4.52 -5.9 -0.6
2005 HIC A 0 2 0 7 2 18.0 24 9 9 1 62% .343 12.0 4.5 0.5 4.5 1.83 7.50 -2.2 -0.2
2006 HIC A 7 8 0 22 22 122.2 131 26 71 20 58% .275 9.6 1.9 1.5 5.2 1.28 4.27 -3.5 -0.4
2006 LYN A+ 0 0 0 1 1 3.1 7 5 1 0 56% .438 20.3 14.5 0.0 2.9 3.87 17.42 -0.7 -0.1
2007 LYN A+ 3 4 5 36 1 73.3 87 26 78 4 53% .379 10.7 3.2 0.5 9.6 1.54 4.79 17.3 1.7
2008 MIS AA 4 3 28 55 0 65.3 48 36 77 3 45% .267 6.6 5.0 0.4 10.6 1.29 2.76 11.4 1.1
2009 GWN AAA 5 4 27 58 0 71.3 66 19 75 4 49% .297 8.3 2.4 0.5 9.5 1.19 3.28 17.1 1.6
2009 ATL MLB 0 1 0 3 0 2.7 3 2 0 0 45% .273 10.1 6.8 0.0 0.0 1.88 3.38 -0.1 -0.0
2009 azu Wnt 3 1 2 15 0 22.0 16 2 23 1 0% .268 6.5 0.8 0.4 9.4 0.82 2.45 0.0 0.0
2010 azu Wnt 0 4 5 13 0 16.0 21 7 12 1 0% .370 11.8 3.9 0.6 6.8 1.75 3.38 0.0 0.0
2011 GWN AAA 3 2 26 47 0 54.7 39 22 70 3 47% .283 6.4 3.6 0.5 11.5 1.12 1.81 7.2 0.7
2011 TDE Wnt 1 1 10 23 0 25.3 16 9 33 1 0% .278 5.7 3.2 0.4 11.7 0.99 1.07 0.0 0.0
2011 ATL MLB 0 0 0 6 0 10.3 16 5 8 1 44% .395 13.9 4.4 0.9 7.0 2.03 6.97 -1.4 -0.1
2012 CLE MLB 1 1 0 18 0 25.7 27 8 21 4 41% .311 9.5 2.8 1.4 7.4 1.36 5.96 -2.1 -0.2
2012 TOR Wnt 0 2 12 26 0 27.0 28 13 21 0 0% .329 9.3 4.3 0.0 7.0 1.52 2.67 0.0 0.0
2012 CHN MLB 0 0 0 12 0 14.7 12 11 8 1 48% .234 7.4 6.8 0.6 4.9 1.57 3.07 -0.9 -0.1
2012 IOW AAA 0 1 5 13 0 13.3 6 4 13 1 56% .152 4.0 2.7 0.7 8.8 0.75 1.35 1.6 0.2
2013 NOR AAA 5 0 28 47 0 50.7 35 14 56 5 52% .236 6.2 2.5 0.9 9.9 0.97 2.66 6.0 0.6
2013 BAL MLB 0 0 0 4 0 2.3 3 2 4 1 67% .400 11.6 7.7 3.9 15.4 2.14 7.71 -0.3 -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
2009 34 0.4412 0.3824 1.0000 0.5333 0.2632 1.0000 1.0000 0.0000
2011 182 0.4780 0.5385 0.7755 0.7126 0.3789 0.9032 0.5556 0.2245
2012 674 0.5030 0.4570 0.7825 0.6401 0.2716 0.8157 0.7033 0.2175
2013 50 0.4400 0.4000 0.7000 0.5455 0.2857 0.9167 0.3750 0.3000
Career9400.49260.4670.78460.64520.29280.84470.6680.2154

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2013 BAL $
2012 CLE $480,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$480,000
1 yrTotal$480,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 11 d1 year (2013)

Details
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 11/6/12 (minor-league contract). Acquired by Baltimore in trade from Milwaukee 3/25/13. Contract selected by Baltimore 7/12/13. DFA by Baltimore 7/28/13. Sent outright to Triple-A 7/31/13. Elected free agency 10/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Re-signed by Atlanta 2/12. Acquired by Cleveland in trade from Atlanta 3/29/12. Claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers 6/1/12 after being DFA by Cleveland 5/28/12. DFA by Chicago Cubs 7/19/12. Sent outright to Triple-A 7/26/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Re-signed by Atlanta 2/11.
  • 1 year (2010). Re-signed by Atlanta 3/3/10. Missed 2010 season while detained in Dominican Republic after being found to have used false name of Luis Valdez rather than birth name of Jairo Asencio. Reinstated from restricted list 11/1/10.
  • 1 year (2009). Contract purchased by Atlanta 10/22/08. Re-signed 2/09.
  • Signed as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .287 .353 .493 .291
11 vs R (Multi) .251 .354 .476 .304
18 Split (Multi) .035 -.002 .017 -.013
19 LgAvg (Multi) .010 .024 .026 .019
30 vs L (2013) .500 .500 1.250 .579
31 vs R (2013) .167 .375 .333 .240
38 Split (2013) .333 .125 .917 .338
39 LgAvg (2013) .010 .022 .028 .019

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Jairo Asencio is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 1, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 29, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-29
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 13, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-13
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Texas and Toronto Dig Deep for Rotation HelpR.J. Anderson2012-06-18


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Jairo Asencio threw 877 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2009 and 2013, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2013, he relied primarily on his Change (87mph) and Fourseam Fastball (93mph), also mixing in a Slider (82mph).