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Josh Wall PWhite Sox

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2016 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 29)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date1-21-1987
Height6' 6"
Weight220 lbs
Age29 years, 8 months, 4 days
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0.02012
-0.02013
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2015
0.22016
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DRA-Based WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2012 LAN MLB 7 0 5.7 1 0 0 3 1 4 1 .260 106 4.8 1.6 1.6 6.4 40% .143 .178 0.71 5.08 4.76 104 4.42 0.0
2013 LAN MLB 6 0 7.0 0 1 0 17 6 7 2 .255 95 21.9 7.7 2.6 9.0 45% .517 .462 3.29 7.31 18.00 111 5.03 -0.0
2014 ANA MLB 2 0 1.0 0 0 0 5 3 0 0 .249 114 45.0 27.0 0.0 0.0 12% .625 .522 8.00 12.16 54.00 120 11.88 -0.1
CareerMLB15013.71102510113.25610116.56.62.07.239%.431.3922.566.7415.151105.28-0.1

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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2006 OGD Rk 14 14 66.1 3 5 0 80 33 41 5 .264 112 10.9 4.5 0.7 5.6 49% .351 .292 1.71 5.14 5.85
2007 GRL A 26 24 129.3 6 10 1 136 48 103 8 .263 96 9.5 3.3 0.6 7.2 47% .320 .266 1.42 3.87 4.18
2008 SBR A+ 27 25 129.0 9 6 0 152 63 101 12 .276 95 10.6 4.4 0.8 7.0 45% .350 .302 1.67 5.14 6.28
2009 SBR A+ 23 22 111.3 5 8 0 135 51 77 9 .273 99 10.9 4.1 0.7 6.2 41% .352 .314 1.67 5.11 5.98
2010 GRL A 26 26 153.0 9 7 0 144 68 151 11 .255 101 8.5 4.0 0.6 8.9 47% .309 .260 1.39 4.18 4.24
2011 CHT AA 51 0 68.7 4 5 1 72 27 57 6 .249 117 9.4 3.5 0.8 7.5 53% .320 .247 1.44 4.09 3.93
2012 LAN MLB 7 0 5.7 1 0 0 3 1 4 1 .260 106 4.8 1.6 1.6 6.4 40% .143 .178 0.71 5.08 4.76
2012 ABQ AAA 55 0 53.7 2 1 28 50 20 52 7 .269 116 8.4 3.4 1.2 8.7 45% .287 .235 1.30 4.65 4.53
2013 LAN MLB 6 0 7.0 0 1 0 17 6 7 2 .255 95 21.9 7.7 2.6 9.0 45% .517 .462 3.29 7.31 18.00
2013 ABQ AAA 25 0 27.3 1 2 3 27 16 25 3 .269 105 8.9 5.3 1.0 8.2 41% .312 .258 1.57 4.92 5.60
2013 NWO AAA 20 0 22.0 1 1 1 23 8 21 0 .263 90 9.4 3.3 0.0 8.6 51% .338 .267 1.41 2.89 3.27
2014 ANA MLB 2 0 1.0 0 0 0 5 3 0 0 .249 114 45.0 27.0 0.0 0.0 12% .625 .522 8.00 12.16 54.00
2014 IND AAA 28 0 34.0 0 3 3 35 14 35 2 .247 106 9.3 3.7 0.5 9.3 47% .333 .249 1.44 3.39 2.91
2014 SLC AAA 8 0 10.7 0 0 1 11 5 11 0 .266 103 9.3 4.2 0.0 9.3 42% .355 .243 1.50 3.04 4.22
2015 IND AAA 29 0 36.7 2 3 0 27 10 37 1 .248 101 6.6 2.5 0.2 9.1 48% .274 .208 1.01 2.72 2.45

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 0.4667 0.5067 0.7105 0.6857 0.3500 0.9167 0.3571 0.2895
2013 149 0.3758 0.4027 0.7667 0.6071 0.2796 0.9412 0.5385 0.2333
2014 43 0.3953 0.4419 0.6316 0.6471 0.3077 0.7273 0.5000 0.3684
Career2670.40450.43820.72920.63560.30390.89990.48130.2708

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
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
2016 CHA $
2015 PIT $
2014 ANA $
2013 LAN $
2012 LAN $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 62 d1 year (2016)

Details
  • 1 year (2016). Signed by Chicago White Sox 12/18/15 (minor-league contract). Released by Chicago White Sox 4/16.
  • 1 year (2015). Re-signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 1/30/15 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Pittsburgh 8/19/15. DFA by Pittsburgh 8/21/15. Sent outright to Triple-A 8/23/15.
  • 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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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 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 accessTransaction Analysis: One Less Marlin, and a New NationalR.J. Anderson2013-07-08
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, 2013Joe Hamrahi2013-04-01
Daily Roundup: Around the League: April 1, 2013Clint Chisam2013-04-01
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 WestKevin Goldstein2012-06-27
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


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Josh Wall has thrown 331 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2016, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2016, he has relied primarily on his Cutter (89mph) and Fourseam Fastball (94mph), also mixing in a Slider (82mph) and Sinker (92mph).