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Jake Brigham PBraves

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2016 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 28)
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Birth Date2-10-1988
Height6' 3"
Weight210 lbs
Age28 years, 3 months, 14 days
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DRA-Based WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2015 ATL MLB 12 0 16.7 28 8 12 1 .270 103 15.1 4.3 0.5 6.5 44% .435 .348 2.16 4.12 8.64 100 5.67 -0.2
CareerMLB12016.7288121.27010315.14.30.56.544%.435.3482.164.128.641005.67-0.2

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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2006 RNG Rk 14 11 58.1 54 19 58 5 .279 108 8.4 2.9 0.8 9.0 46% .290 .263 1.26 4.63 3.72
2007 SPO A- 15 15 77.0 69 34 65 9 .264 105 8.1 4.0 1.1 7.6 51% .283 .274 1.34 5.28 3.16
2009 HIC A 25 17 89.7 104 38 81 10 .263 102 10.4 3.8 1.0 8.1 45% .346 .294 1.58 4.74 5.52
2010 HIC A 14 13 83.0 66 24 67 5 .263 101 7.2 2.6 0.5 7.3 63% .256 .226 1.08 3.78 3.36
2010 BAK A+ 11 10 49.3 67 26 39 5 .276 109 12.2 4.7 0.9 7.1 40% .380 .326 1.89 5.30 6.94
2011 FRI AA 35 14 114.3 107 55 114 13 .259 107 8.4 4.3 1.0 9.0 50% .297 .257 1.42 4.41 4.49
2012 FRI AA 21 21 124.0 122 46 116 19 .265 96 8.9 3.3 1.4 8.4 46% .300 .278 1.35 4.66 4.28
2012 TEN AA 2 2 3.7 11 4 3 1 .263 105 27.0 9.8 2.5 7.4 32% .556 .474 4.09 8.33 19.64
2013 FRI AA 7 0 13.7 5 7 17 0 .248 97 3.3 4.6 0.0 11.2 41% .185 .170 0.88 2.32 0.00
2013 ROU AAA 26 18 113.7 125 46 78 7 .270 95 9.9 3.6 0.6 6.2 43% .328 .275 1.50 4.42 4.51
2014 JAM A- 2 2 7.0 4 3 9 0 .268 94 5.1 3.9 0.0 11.6 65% .235 .236 1.00 2.58 0.00
2014 IND AAA 18 14 92.3 92 28 70 12 .252 104 9.0 2.7 1.2 6.8 39% .290 .258 1.30 4.73 4.29
2015 ATL MLB 12 0 16.7 28 8 12 1 .270 103 15.1 4.3 0.5 6.5 44% .435 .348 2.16 4.12 8.64
2015 MIS AA 12 12 65.0 55 14 49 1 .267 88 7.6 1.9 0.1 6.8 51% .273 .242 1.06 2.83 3.05
2015 GWN AAA 8 3 26.0 31 7 20 1 .251 101 10.7 2.4 0.3 6.9 43% .366 .265 1.46 3.04 4.50

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
2015 301 0.4684 0.4751 0.8322 0.6879 0.2875 0.9175 0.6522 0.1678
Career3010.46840.47510.83220.68790.28750.91750.65220.1678

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
2014-07-01 2014-08-07 Minors 37 0 Right Shoulder Inflammation -
2014-06-04 2014-06-20 Minors 16 0 - Not Disclosed -
2009-07-07 2009-08-01 Minors 25 0 Not Disclosed -
2008-06-05 2008-09-05 Minors 92 0 Right Elbow Recovery From Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2007-11-14
2007-11-14 2007-11-14 Minors 0 0 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2007-11-14

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2016 DET $
2015 ATL $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 42 d1 year (2016)

Details
  • 1 year (2016). Signed by Detroit as a free agent 11/25/15 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2015). Signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/20/14 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Atlanta 6/27/15. Sent outright to Triple-A by Atlanta 9/14/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 11/20/13 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2013). Re-signed by Texas as a free agent 12/6/12 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012). Contract purchased by Texas 11/18/11. Re-signed by Texas 2/27/12. Acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Texas 7/31/12. Acquired by Texas in trade from Chicago Cubs 11/20/12. Non-tendered by Texas 11/30/12.
  • Drafted by Texas 2006 (6-178) (Central Florida Christian HS, Orlando). $0.2M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .517 .595 .690 .475
11 vs R (Multi) .295 .319 .455 .246
18 Split (Multi) .222 .275 .235 .229
19 LgAvg (Multi) .009 .023 .019 .016
30 vs L (2015) .517 .595 .690 .475
31 vs R (2015) .295 .319 .455 .246
38 Split (2015) .222 .275 .235 .229
39 LgAvg (2015) .009 .024 .022 .017

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BP Articles

Jake Brigham is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: August 31, 2015Ian Frazer2015-08-31
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Stump the SchwarbR.J. Anderson2015-07-20
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: July 1, 2015Daniel Rathman2015-07-01
BP Unfiltered: The Trade Deadline Transaction Analysis Thread UPDATEDBaseball Prospectus2012-07-31
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Cubs Deal Soto, Maholm UPDATED AGAINKevin Goldstein2012-07-31
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Cubs Deal Soto, Maholm UPDATED AGAINColin Wyers2012-07-31
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Minor League Road TripsKevin Goldstein2012-04-11


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2016, Jake Brigham threw 359 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2015, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2015, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (92mph), Slider (85mph) and Sinker (92mph). He also rarely threw a Curve (78mph) and Change (85mph).