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2014 Rest-of-Season Projections (seasonal age 28)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date12-17-1985
Height6' 1"
Weight220 lbs
Age28 years, 7 months, 12 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
-0.12010
-0.42011
0.72012
0.62013
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
2010 HOU 24 22 0 19.0 0.0 19.0 0 1 0 1 0 0 76 14 6 6 3 27 5 5 0 12 2.84 4.69 5.15 -1.1 -0.1
2011 HOU 25 29 0 19.7 0.0 19.7 1 4 0 2 0 0 99 28 18 16 5 48 9 9 1 15 7.32 6.30 6.69 -3.9 -0.4
2012 HOU 26 37 6 46.0 22.3 23.7 0 6 0 1 0 0 208 57 27 26 6 93 19 18 3 38 5.09 4.61 3.58 6.1 0.7
2013 WAS 27 39 0 37.7 0.0 37.7 0 3 0 1 0 0 166 42 14 14 3 57 10 10 1 32 3.35 3.23 3.19 5.9 0.6
2014 OAK 28 49 0 42.3 0.0 42.3 2 4 0 1 0 0 159 24 10 9 4 38 11 9 3 38 1.91 3.58 3.51 4.0 0.4
Career1766164.722.3142.33180600708165757121263545181353.884.244.0610.91.2

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 DST Rk 14 10 57.1 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .282 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 TCV A- 2 0 3.0 3.34 127 .220 .262 .335 .377 .267 .333 103 0.7 0.1 0.7 0.1
2007 GRV Rk 17 4 50.0 7.26 56 .254 .256 .340 .381 .261 .301 104 1.8 0.2 1.8 0.2
2008 LEX A 45 0 76.3 4.22 113 .249 .258 .328 .384 .260 .337 106 13.7 1.4 13.7 1.4
2009 LNC A+ 41 0 82.7 4.25 127 .229 .270 .347 .418 .271 .304 116 18.5 1.9 18.5 1.9
2009 CCH AA 3 3 14.0 3.90 121 .227 .260 .343 .364 .243 .275 109 3.5 0.4 3.3 0.3
2009 azu Wnt 7 7 35.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .240 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2010 HOU MLB 22 0 19.0 5.15 73 .242 .250 .315 .401 .264 .196 92 -0.9 -0.1 -1.1 -0.1
2010 CCH AA 14 4 39.7 4.53 95 .281 .265 .339 .392 .261 .360 96 4.8 0.5 4.4 0.4
2010 ROU AAA 5 0 6.3 3.80 123 .197 .276 .355 .452 .283 .286 94 1.3 0.1 1.3 0.1
2010 azu Wnt 6 4 21.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .367 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 HOU MLB 29 0 19.7 6.69 42 .355 .257 .323 .409 .266 .333 101 -3.9 -0.4 -3.9 -0.4
2011 OKL AAA 29 0 30.0 3.98 129 .260 .282 .351 .446 .265 .326 98 7.6 0.7 7.9 0.8
2011 AST Rk 2 0 2.0 1.74 160 .108 .258 .326 .348 .249 .200 91 0.7 0.1 0.7 0.1
2011 TDE Wnt 4 4 16.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .279 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 HOU MLB 37 6 46.0 3.58 114 .315 .251 .310 .398 .257 .359 96 6.7 0.7 6.1 0.7
2012 OKL AAA 13 3 27.7 4.37 108 .286 .272 .331 .426 .264 .366 94 5.0 0.5 4.5 0.4
2012 TOR Wnt 5 2 8.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .485 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 WAS MLB 39 0 37.7 3.19 124 .248 .254 .316 .388 .256 .325 104 5.9 0.6 5.9 0.6
2013 SYR AAA 17 0 17.0 2.86 133 .225 .261 .331 .389 .257 .309 99 3.7 0.4 3.7 0.4
2014 OAK MLB 49 0 42.3 3.51 119 .192 .246 .313 .377 .254 .194 103 4.0 0.4 4.0 0.4

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 DST Rk 5 2 1 14 10 57.1 45 7 56 1 0% .282 7.1 1.1 0.2 8.8 0.91 1.10 0.0 0.0
2007 TCV A- 0 0 0 2 0 3.0 2 2 5 0 50% .333 6.0 6.0 0.0 15.0 1.33 6.00 0.7 0.1
2007 GRV Rk 6 4 1 17 4 50.0 47 12 54 6 49% .301 8.5 2.2 1.1 9.7 1.18 4.14 1.8 0.2
2008 LEX A 2 7 3 45 0 76.3 78 13 94 9 38% .337 9.2 1.5 1.1 11.1 1.19 3.30 13.7 1.4
2009 CCH AA 0 1 0 3 3 14.0 12 3 13 1 54% .275 7.7 1.9 0.6 8.4 1.07 3.21 3.3 0.3
2009 LNC A+ 4 6 6 41 0 82.7 78 8 79 8 37% .304 8.5 0.9 0.9 8.6 1.04 4.14 18.5 1.9
2009 azu Wnt 2 1 0 7 7 35.7 26 10 24 1 0% .240 6.6 2.5 0.3 6.1 1.01 2.77 0.0 0.0
2010 ROU AAA 0 0 0 5 0 6.3 5 2 9 1 33% .286 7.1 2.9 1.4 12.9 1.11 1.43 1.3 0.1
2010 azu Wnt 2 0 0 6 4 21.0 22 9 24 0 0% .367 9.4 3.9 0.0 10.3 1.48 2.14 0.0 0.0
2010 HOU MLB 0 1 0 22 0 19.0 14 5 12 3 32% .196 6.6 2.4 1.4 5.7 1.00 2.84 -1.1 -0.1
2010 CCH AA 4 3 0 14 4 39.7 48 6 33 3 43% .360 10.9 1.4 0.7 7.5 1.36 2.49 4.4 0.4
2011 TDE Wnt 1 1 0 4 4 16.0 12 1 16 0 0% .279 6.8 0.6 0.0 9.0 0.81 2.25 0.0 0.0
2011 AST Rk 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 1 0 2 0 60% .200 4.5 0.0 0.0 9.0 0.50 0.00 0.7 0.1
2011 HOU MLB 1 4 0 29 0 19.7 28 9 15 5 39% .333 12.8 4.1 2.3 6.9 1.88 7.32 -3.9 -0.4
2011 OKL AAA 2 3 0 29 0 30.0 32 6 31 4 33% .326 9.6 1.8 1.2 9.3 1.27 4.80 7.9 0.8
2012 TOR Wnt 0 2 0 5 2 8.3 17 3 8 1 0% .485 18.4 3.2 1.1 8.6 2.40 8.64 0.0 0.0
2012 OKL AAA 2 0 2 13 3 27.7 33 7 28 3 34% .366 10.7 2.3 1.0 9.1 1.45 3.90 4.5 0.4
2012 HOU MLB 0 6 0 37 6 46.0 57 19 38 6 43% .359 11.2 3.7 1.2 7.4 1.65 5.09 6.1 0.7
2013 SYR AAA 1 0 0 17 0 17.0 17 2 12 0 53% .309 9.0 1.1 0.0 6.4 1.12 1.06 3.7 0.4
2013 WAS MLB 0 3 0 39 0 37.7 42 10 32 3 41% .325 10.0 2.4 0.7 7.6 1.38 3.35 5.9 0.6
2014 OAK MLB 2 4 0 49 0 42.3 24 11 38 4 46% .194 5.1 2.3 0.9 8.1 0.83 1.91 4.0 0.4

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
2010 302 0.5530 0.4570 0.8696 0.5808 0.3037 0.8557 0.9024 0.1304
2011 436 0.5183 0.4289 0.8449 0.6593 0.1810 0.8658 0.7632 0.1497
2012 814 0.5491 0.4570 0.8172 0.5996 0.2834 0.8545 0.7212 0.1801
2013 654 0.5336 0.4969 0.8062 0.6562 0.3148 0.8646 0.6667 0.1938
2014 581 0.5749 0.4699 0.7656 0.6048 0.2874 0.7921 0.6901 0.2308
Career27870.54640.46470.81390.62130.27780.84580.72810.1837

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2012-09-25 2012-10-03 DTD 8 7 Right Abdomen Strain Oblique - -
2012-05-26 2012-06-15 15-DL 20 18 Right Trunk Strain Intercostal - -
2011-07-03 2011-07-30 15-DL 27 22 Left Shoulder Inflammation - -
2011-03-01 2011-03-04 Camp 3 0 - General Medical Illness Fever -
2010-04-29 2010-06-23 Minors 55 0 Shoulder Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 OAK $525,900
2013 WAS $
2012 HOU $485,000
2011 HOU $418,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$903,000
2011Current$525,900
3 yrPvs + Cur$1,428,900
3 yrTotal$1,428,900

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 73 d1 year/$0.5259M (2014)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.5259M (2014). Signed by Oakland 3/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by Washington as a free agent 11/19/12 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Washington 5/21/13. Acquired by Oakland in trade 11/25/13 after being DFA by Washington 11/20/13.
  • 1 year/$0.485M (2012). Re-signed by Houston 2/18/12. Sent outright to Triple-A by Houston 11/1/12 (refused assignment).
  • 1 year/$0.418M (2011). Re-signed by Houston 2/11.
  • 1 year (2010). Contract purchased 11/5/09. Re-signed 2/24/10.
  • Signed 2002 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) .290 .328 .437 .275
11 vs R (Multi) .284 .355 .425 .276
18 Split (Multi) .006 -.026 .012 -.001
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.026 -.032 -.063 -.030
30 vs L (2013) .306 .338 .452 .276
31 vs R (2013) .247 .307 .312 .227
38 Split (2013) .059 .032 .140 .049
39 LgAvg (2013) -.025 -.031 -.062 -.029

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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Fernando Abad has thrown 2,770 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2010 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (94mph), Curve (78mph) and Sinker (93mph), also mixing in a Change (77mph). He also rarely throws a Cutter (92mph).