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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 27)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date1-21-1987
Height6' 6"
Weight215 lbs
Age27 years, 7 months, 26 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
2011
-0.02012
-0.42013
-0.52014
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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
2012 LAN 25 7 0 5.7 0.0 5.7 1 0 0 0 0 0 21 3 3 3 1 7 1 1 1 4 4.76 5.08 6.45 -0.4 -0.0
2013 LAN 26 6 0 7.0 0.0 7.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 44 17 14 14 2 28 6 3 0 7 18.00 7.31 8.50 -3.3 -0.4
2014 ANA 27 2 0 1.0 0.0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 5 6 6 0 6 3 3 0 0 54.00 12.14 11.14 -1.1 -0.1
Career15013.70.013.71100007625232334110711115.156.748.24-4.8-0.5

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2006 OGD Rk 14 14 66.1 6.74 78 .292 .254 .342 .373 .264 .351 112 2.9 0.3 2.9 0.3
2007 GRL A 26 24 129.3 4.94 86 .266 .257 .329 .378 .263 .320 96 2.7 0.3 2.7 0.3
2008 SBR A+ 27 25 129.0 4.97 91 .302 .281 .349 .430 .276 .350 95 13.4 1.3 13.4 1.3
2009 SBR A+ 23 22 111.3 5.40 83 .314 .277 .347 .434 .273 .352 99 6.3 0.7 6.3 0.7
2010 GRL A 26 26 153.0 4.97 92 .260 .257 .334 .379 .255 .309 101 10.3 1.0 10.3 1.0
2011 CHT AA 51 0 68.7 4.88 113 .247 .261 .331 .395 .249 .320 117 9.3 0.9 9.4 1.0
2012 LAN MLB 7 0 5.7 6.45 59 .178 .261 .324 .418 .260 .143 106 -0.4 -0.0 -0.4 -0.0
2012 ABQ AAA 55 0 53.7 5.03 117 .235 .275 .341 .423 .269 .287 116 8.8 0.9 8.7 1.0
2013 LAN MLB 6 0 7.0 8.50 -21 .462 .256 .315 .392 .255 .517 95 -3.3 -0.4 -3.3 -0.4
2013 ABQ AAA 25 0 27.3 5.83 88 .258 .270 .335 .415 .269 .312 105 0.5 0.0 -0.0 -0.0
2013 NWO AAA 20 0 22.0 2.39 146 .267 .272 .339 .406 .263 .338 90 7.1 0.7 7.1 0.7
2014 ANA MLB 2 0 1.0 11.14 -30 .514 .267 .309 .401 .249 .625 116 -1.1 -0.1 -1.1 -0.1
2014 IND AAA 28 0 34.0 3.35 128 .251 .263 .329 .395 .249 .333 104 7.9 0.8 8.4 0.9
2014 SLC AAA 8 0 10.7 3.88 128 .243 .266 .341 .424 .264 .355 104 2.2 0.2 2.2 0.2

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
2006 OGD Rk 3 5 0 14 14 66.1 80 33 41 5 49% .351 10.9 4.5 0.7 5.6 1.71 5.85 2.9 0.3
2007 GRL A 6 10 1 26 24 129.3 136 48 103 8 47% .320 9.5 3.3 0.6 7.2 1.42 4.18 2.7 0.3
2008 SBR A+ 9 6 0 27 25 129.0 152 63 101 12 45% .350 10.6 4.4 0.8 7.0 1.67 6.28 13.4 1.3
2009 SBR A+ 5 8 0 23 22 111.3 135 51 77 9 41% .352 10.9 4.1 0.7 6.2 1.67 5.98 6.3 0.7
2010 GRL A 9 7 0 26 26 153.0 144 68 151 11 47% .309 8.5 4.0 0.6 8.9 1.39 4.24 10.3 1.0
2011 CHT AA 4 5 1 51 0 68.7 72 27 57 6 53% .320 9.4 3.5 0.8 7.5 1.44 3.93 9.4 1.0
2012 LAN MLB 1 0 0 7 0 5.7 3 1 4 1 40% .143 4.8 1.6 1.6 6.4 0.71 4.76 -0.4 -0.0
2012 ABQ AAA 2 1 28 55 0 53.7 50 20 52 7 45% .287 8.4 3.4 1.2 8.7 1.30 4.53 8.7 1.0
2013 NWO AAA 1 1 1 20 0 22.0 23 8 21 0 51% .338 9.4 3.3 0.0 8.6 1.41 3.27 7.1 0.7
2013 LAN MLB 0 1 0 6 0 7.0 17 6 7 2 45% .517 21.9 7.7 2.6 9.0 3.29 18.00 -3.3 -0.4
2013 ABQ AAA 1 2 3 25 0 27.3 27 16 25 3 41% .312 8.9 5.3 1.0 8.2 1.57 5.60 -0.0 -0.0
2014 IND AAA 0 3 3 28 0 34.0 35 14 35 2 47% .333 9.3 3.7 0.5 9.3 1.44 2.91 8.4 0.9
2014 SLC AAA 0 0 1 8 0 10.7 11 5 11 0 42% .355 9.3 4.2 0.0 9.3 1.50 4.22 2.2 0.2
2014 ANA MLB 0 0 0 2 0 1.0 5 3 0 0 12% .625 45.0 27.0 0.0 0.0 8.00 54.00 -1.1 -0.1

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
2012 75 0.4267 0.5067 0.7105 0.6563 0.3953 0.9524 0.4118 0.2895
2013 149 0.3893 0.4161 0.7742 0.6034 0.2967 0.9429 0.5556 0.2258
2014 43 0.3721 0.4651 0.7000 0.6875 0.3333 0.8182 0.5556 0.3000
Career2670.3970.44940.74440.63180.33030.92550.51520.2556

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-04-30 2014-05-18 Minors 18 0 - Not Disclosed - -
2009-04-12 2009-05-13 Minors 31 0 Groin Strain -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 ANA $
2013 LAN $
2012 LAN $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 59 d1 year (2014)

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Re-signed by LA Angels 3/4/14. Claimed by Pittsburgh off waivers from Pittsburgh 5/22/14. DFA by Pittsburgh 7/31/14. Sent outright to Triple-A 8/5/14.
  • 1 year/$0.4905M (2013). Re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/13. Acquired by Miami in trade from LA Dodgers 7/6/13. Claimed by LA Angels off waivers from Miami 10/4/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Contract purchased by LA Dodgers 11/18/11. Re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/12.
  • Drafted by LA Dodgers 2005 (2-74) (Central Private HS, La.). $0.48M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .258 .425 .516 .328
11 vs R (Multi) .500 .523 .810 .480
18 Split (Multi) -.242 -.098 -.294 -.152
19 LgAvg (Multi) .010 .024 .026 .019
30 vs L (2013) .333 .500 .667 .392
31 vs R (2013) .565 .577 .870 .533
38 Split (2013) -.232 -.077 -.203 -.140
39 LgAvg (2013) .010 .022 .028 .019

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BP Articles

Josh Wall is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: No Way, JoseR.J. Anderson2014-05-29
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Quiet ClaimsR.J. Anderson2013-10-08
The Lineup Card: Ten Players Who Could Back into World Series RingsBaseball Prospectus2013-10-02
BP Unfiltered: The 2013 Trade Deadline Transaction Analysis ThreadBaseball Prospectus2013-07-31
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: One Less Marlin, and a New NationalR.J. Anderson2013-07-08
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: One Less Marlin, and a New NationalMark Anderson2013-07-08
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: One Less Marlin, and a New NationalBen Lindbergh2013-07-08
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 7, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-07
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 1, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-01
Tater Trot Tracker: Trot Times for April 24Larry Granillo2013-04-25
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: April 16, 2013Clint Chisam2013-04-16
Daily Roundup: Around the League: April 1, 2013Clint Chisam2013-04-01
Daily Roundup: Around the League: April 1, 2013Joe Hamrahi2013-04-01
This article requires BP Premium accessProspects Will Break Your Heart: Los Angeles Dodgers Top 10 ProspectsJason Parks2013-01-28
Overthinking It: Measuring the Movement at This Year's DeadlineBen Lindbergh2012-08-07
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat the Contenders Need: NL WestJeff Euston2012-06-27
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat the Contenders Need: NL WestBradley Ankrom2012-06-27
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat the Contenders Need: NL WestKevin Goldstein2012-06-27


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Josh Wall has thrown 304 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (93mph) and Slider (84mph).