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2016 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 29)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date2-13-1987
Height6' 4"
Weight250 lbs
Age29 years, 6 months, 11 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
2012
2013
0.02014
2015
0.72016
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DRA-Based WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
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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
2014 ATL MLB 1 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 .305 103 0.0 9.0 0.0 9.0 100% .000 .088 1.00 4.10 0.00 104 4.18 0.0
2016 SDN MLB 58 0 54.0 3 0 1 32 27 68 3 .273 97 5.3 4.5 0.5 11.3 20% .252 .220 1.09 3.01 3.00 105 4.10 0.6
CareerMLB59055.04013228693.273975.24.60.511.321%.250.2181.093.032.951054.120.6

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 NAT Rk 11 1 13.1 1 1 0 18 13 12 1 .252 93 12.4 8.9 0.7 8.2 62% .386 .332 2.37 5.57 7.56
2007 VER A- 20 0 31.7 1 2 2 41 19 34 3 .261 99 11.6 5.4 0.9 9.7 48% .396 .298 1.89 4.90 6.81
2008 HAG A 13 0 19.3 2 2 0 18 13 17 0 .263 110 8.4 6.1 0.0 7.9 40% .340 .258 1.61 4.60 3.26
2008 NAT Rk 4 0 5.0 2 0 0 1 1 8 0 .217 104 1.8 1.8 0.0 14.4 43% .143 .083 0.40 1.55 0.00
2009 PEO A 38 0 61.0 3 0 5 36 34 79 1 .257 105 5.3 5.0 0.1 11.7 43% .259 .206 1.15 3.12 1.33
2010 TEN AA 47 1 60.0 7 2 0 61 47 71 6 .263 103 9.2 7.0 0.9 10.7 41% .348 .280 1.80 5.22 4.65
2011 DAY A+ 6 0 10.3 1 0 1 2 3 17 0 .246 93 1.7 2.6 0.0 14.8 31% .125 .084 0.48 0.97 0.00
2011 LYN A+ 34 0 42.7 2 5 15 36 22 49 3 .248 105 7.6 4.6 0.6 10.3 46% .303 .245 1.36 3.82 3.59
2011 TEN AA 10 0 11.0 3 0 0 13 11 13 1 .247 117 10.6 9.0 0.8 10.6 52% .375 .326 2.18 5.12 6.55
2012 MIS AA 35 0 41.3 3 1 4 24 19 50 1 .257 93 5.2 4.1 0.2 10.9 39% .247 .195 1.04 2.56 1.31
2012 GWN AAA 9 0 8.0 0 2 0 10 17 5 1 .249 100 11.2 19.1 1.1 5.6 52% .300 .377 3.38 9.91 10.12
2012 PDD Wnt 10 0 14.7 2 0 0 10 9 14 1 .000 6.1 5.5 0.6 8.6 0% .225 .000 1.30 5.15 1.84
2013 GWN AAA 51 0 62.0 4 0 5 36 51 103 5 .255 103 5.2 7.4 0.7 15.0 46% .287 .246 1.40 3.59 2.76
2014 ATL MLB 1 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 .305 103 0.0 9.0 0.0 9.0 100% .000 .088 1.00 4.10 0.00
2014 GWN AAA 49 0 63.0 3 3 1 51 40 63 5 .242 108 7.3 5.7 0.7 9.0 35% .286 .237 1.44 4.39 3.29
2015 IOW AAA 16 0 18.0 2 0 0 9 9 23 0 .277 94 4.5 4.5 0.0 11.5 44% .231 .181 1.00 2.71 2.00
2015 OKL AAA 27 0 32.7 0 0 3 27 16 39 0 .273 93 7.4 4.4 0.0 10.7 39% .321 .237 1.32 2.77 1.65
2016 SDN MLB 58 0 54.0 3 0 1 32 27 68 3 .273 97 5.3 4.5 0.5 11.3 20% .252 .220 1.09 3.01 3.00

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
2014 12 0.4167 0.3333 0.7500 0.4000 0.2857 1.0000 0.5000 0.2500
2016 972 0.4979 0.4311 0.7542 0.6446 0.2193 0.7724 0.7009 0.2458
Career9840.49690.42990.75410.64160.22010.77520.69850.2459

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
2010-07-27 2010-08-03 Minors 7 0 Not Disclosed -
2010-05-29 2010-06-05 Minors 7 0 Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2016 SDN $520,000
2015 LAN $
2014 ATL $500,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$500,000
2011Current$520,000
2 yrPvs + Cur$1,020,000
2 yrTotal$1,020,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 10 dL. Warner Cos.1 year/$0.52M (2016)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.52M (2016). Signed by San Diego as a free agent 12/8/15 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by San Diego 1/8/16.
  • 1 year (2015). Signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 12/22/14 (minor-league contract). Released by LA Dodgers 7/21/15. Signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 7/26/15 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014). Contract selected by Atlanta 11/1/13. Re-signed by Atlanta 2/25/14. Sent outright to Triple-A by Atlanta 9/26/14.
  • Acquired by Atlanta in trade from Chicago Cubs 5/26/11 (in exchange for rhp Rodrigo Lopez).
  • Acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Washington 11/3/08 (in exchange for rhp Matt Avery).
  • Drafted by Washington 2005 (33-984) (Gloucester County CC, N.J.).

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BP Articles

Ryan Buchter is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
What You Need to Know: Ambition Can Lead Only To FailureNicolas Stellini2016-07-22
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessCloser Report: Week 14Matt Collins2016-07-05
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessDeep League Report: Week 13Scooter Hotz2016-07-01
Expert FAAB Review: Week 13Mike Gianella2016-06-28
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessDeep League Report: Week 12Scooter Hotz2016-06-24
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTTO Scoresheet Podcast: Episode 85: May's Trending PlayersIan Lefkowitz2016-05-13
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTTO Scoresheet Podcast: Episode 85: May's Trending PlayersJared Weiss2016-05-13
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTTO Scoresheet Podcast: Episode 85: May's Trending PlayersBen Murphy2016-05-13
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessDeep League Report: Week SixScooter Hotz2016-05-12
Expert FAAB Review: Week ThreeMike Gianella2016-04-19
What You Need to Know: The Fella's Last Name Is StoryAshley Varela2016-04-11
Transaction Analysis: Dan the ManBryan Grosnick2016-03-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Uribear Heads EastR.J. Anderson2015-05-28
This article requires BP Premium accessPitching Backward: Perfect Hindsight and Bullpen MismanagementJeff Long2014-11-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Exception to the RaulR.J. Anderson2014-06-23
This article requires BP Premium accessOverthinking It: The Minor League Leaders Who Haven't Made ItBen Lindbergh2014-04-09
Transaction Analysis Blog: Branyan Finds a New Home, Cubs Grab Another ArmR.J. Anderson2011-05-26


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Ryan Buchter has thrown 1,104 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2012 and 2016, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2016, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (93mph), also mixing in a Cutter (91mph) and Slider (87mph). He also rarely throws a Curve (81mph).