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Matt Young RFAngels

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 31)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
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Birth Date10-3-1982
Height5' 8"
Weight175 lbs
Age31 years, 6 months, 13 days
BatsL
ThrowsR
2010
-0.42011
-0.12012
2013
0.02014
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WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2011 ATL 28 20 52 48 4 10 1 0 0 11 4 6 0 0 0 1 0 1 .208 .269 .229 .192 -2.6 -0.7 -0.4
2012 DET 29 5 11 10 2 1 1 0 0 2 0 9 1 0 0 1 0 0 .100 .182 .200 .159 -0.9 0.2 -0.1
Career25635861120013415100201.190.254.224.186-3.5-0.5-0.4

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 PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2005 ROM A 114 505 .304 .262 .335 .401 .263 .351 96 17.5 10.7 -2.2 3.9 1.8 26.7 2.9 26.7 2.9
2006 MYR A+ 118 518 .281 .260 .339 .393 .258 .311 106 10.2 13.0 0 12.0 3.5 24.8 3.7 24.8 3.7
2006 MIS AA 13 59 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .262 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 MYR A+ 65 287 .264 .262 .337 .393 .256 .324 98 1.2 8.8 -1.9 2.4 -0.7 7.6 1.0 7.6 1.0
2007 MIS AA 33 108 .233 .258 .330 .388 .261 .295 92 -3.7 3.7 -0.6 2.8 -2.1 -1.1 0.2 -1.1 0.2
2008 MIS AA 135 577 .267 .262 .340 .398 .252 .321 103 4.5 18.0 -3.3 14.7 3.9 22.4 3.7 22.4 3.7
2009 MIS AA 130 571 .314 .257 .332 .382 .264 .323 90 31.8 15.9 -0.4 -5.8 5.7 52.2 4.8 52.2 4.8
2009 GWN AAA 7 29 .215 .247 .337 .357 .238 .200 102 -2 1.2 -0.1 0.0 1.2 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0
2010 GWN AAA 134 555 .265 .260 .329 .402 .251 .330 101 3.1 16.7 -2.2 4.6 8.4 28.0 3.1 28.0 3.1
2011 ATL MLB 20 52 .192 .258 .318 .403 .265 .238 98 -3.5 1.4 -0.3 -0.7 0.0 -2.6 -0.4 -2.6 -0.4
2011 GWN AAA 99 428 .257 .260 .324 .402 .251 .321 94 -1.7 13.3 -1.3 1.2 4.6 15.3 1.6 15.3 1.6
2011 NAV Wnt 30 134 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .337 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 DET MLB 5 11 .159 .244 .316 .393 .253 1.000 104 -1.1 0.3 0 0.2 -0.0 -0.9 -0.1 -0.9 -0.1
2012 MEM AAA 13 46 .355 .266 .333 .398 .255 .613 91 4.9 1.4 -0.4 -0.8 0.3 6.1 0.5 6.1 0.5
2012 TOL AAA 96 369 .241 .255 .327 .387 .252 .270 97 -7.8 11.0 -2.7 -1.6 -0.4 -1.3 -0.3 -2.5 -0.4
2012 ORI Wnt 9 28 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .500 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 SLC AAA 41 154 .227 .272 .338 .420 .267 .225 104 -5.5 4.4 -0.8 -0.5 1.4 -1.1 -0.2 -1.1 -0.2

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2005 ROM A 505 85 132 15 4 6 52 66 65 10 11 .312 .408 .409 .097 .304 26.7 3.9 2.9
2006 MYR A+ 518 65 119 30 2 2 52 71 55 21 10 .281 .387 .375 .094 .281 24.8 12.0 3.7
2006 MIS AA 59 3 11 1 0 0 6 7 9 1 1 .220 .310 .240 .020 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 MYR A+ 287 29 68 7 3 1 18 37 36 14 7 .280 .382 .346 .066 .264 7.6 2.4 1.0
2007 MIS AA 108 6 23 4 1 0 15 10 18 0 3 .242 .311 .305 .063 .233 -1.1 2.8 0.2
2008 MIS AA 577 74 142 16 11 3 50 68 62 30 12 .289 .381 .385 .096 .267 22.4 14.7 3.7
2009 GWN AAA 29 6 5 1 0 1 3 3 5 1 1 .192 .276 .346 .154 .215 0.2 0.0 0.0
2009 MIS AA 571 81 133 22 10 4 33 94 59 42 16 .289 .420 .407 .117 .314 52.2 -5.8 4.8
2010 GWN AAA 555 88 146 33 5 3 35 57 53 39 7 .300 .380 .407 .107 .265 28.0 4.6 3.1
2011 ATL MLB 52 4 10 1 0 0 1 4 6 0 1 .208 .269 .229 .021 .192 -2.6 -0.7 -0.4
2011 GWN AAA 428 64 100 16 4 1 24 57 59 17 7 .273 .372 .347 .074 .257 15.3 1.2 1.6
2011 NAV Wnt 134 12 30 2 0 1 8 14 31 3 1 .254 .333 .297 .042 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 DET MLB 11 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 9 0 0 .100 .182 .200 .100 .159 -0.9 0.2 -0.1
2012 TOL AAA 369 44 62 6 5 1 24 68 68 16 4 .212 .363 .276 .065 .241 -2.5 -1.6 -0.4
2012 MEM AAA 46 7 19 2 0 0 5 3 12 2 0 .442 .478 .488 .047 .355 6.1 -0.8 0.5
2012 ORI Wnt 28 6 6 1 0 0 0 6 8 0 0 .300 .481 .350 .050 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 SLC AAA 154 17 27 4 1 2 13 20 17 11 3 .208 .327 .300 .092 .227 -1.1 -0.5 -0.2

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
2011 188 0.5213 0.4628 0.8851 0.6633 0.2444 0.9231 0.7727 0.1149
2012 50 0.6200 0.4000 0.5000 0.5806 0.1053 0.5556 0.0000 0.5000
Career2380.5420.44960.80420.64590.21520.84590.61040.1958

Injury History

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

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2011 ATL $414,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$414,000
1 yrTotal$414,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 69 d1 year (2013)

Details
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by LA Angels as a free agent 11/12/12 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2012). Signed by Detroit as a free agent 11/7/11 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by Detroit 6/3/12. DFA by Detroit 7/3/12. Sent outright to Triple-A 7/5/12. Released by Detroit 8/10/12. Signed by St. Louis as a free agent 8/17/12 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011). Re-signed by Atlanta 2/21/11. DFA by Atlanta 9/24/11, sent outright to Triple-A 9/28/11.
  • Signed 2004 as an amateur free agent (New Mexico).

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessSobsequy: Notable AL Minor-League Free Agent SigneesAdam Sobsey2013-03-13
This article requires BP Premium accessWestern Front: Rime of the '83 MarinersGeoff Young2013-03-12
This article requires BP Premium accessIn A Pickle: Not All Stars Are All-StarsJason Wojciechowski2013-02-14


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