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Portrait of Jay Buente

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
2 16 0 1 0 11 7.31 -0
Birth Date9-28-1983
Height6' 2"
Weight185 lbs
BatsR
ThrowsR
WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2010 FLO MLB 8 0 11.0 16 11 9 0 .270 90 13.1 9.0 0.0 7.4 54% .410 .320 2.45 4.47 6.55 111 6.36 -0.2
2011 FLO 0 1 1 3.0 5 3 1 0 .249 92 15.0 9.0 0.0 3.0 54% .385 .460 2.67 6.33 9.00 0 0.00 0.0
2011 TBA 0 1 0 2.0 2 2 1 0 .267 91 9.0 9.0 0.0 4.5 57% .286 .317 2.00 5.06 9.00 0 0.00 0.0
2011 TOT MLB 2 1 5.0 7 5 2 0 .255 92 12.6 9.0 0.0 3.6 55% .350 .409 2.40 5.82 9.00 120 13.31 -0.5
CareerMLB10116.02316110.2659112.99.00.06.254%.390.3492.444.897.311148.60-0.7

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 JAM A- 22 3 43.2 40 13 41 2 .260 80 8.3 2.7 0.4 8.5 40% .295 .235 1.23 3.06 3.12
2007 GRB A 42 0 60.0 58 19 71 6 .264 119 8.7 2.9 0.9 10.7 53% .321 .240 1.28 3.54 3.75
2008 JUP A+ 40 0 60.0 49 27 63 4 .248 97 7.3 4.0 0.6 9.4 62% .280 .239 1.27 3.48 3.00
2009 JAX AA 16 0 22.0 17 11 23 1 .269 89 7.0 4.5 0.4 9.4 58% .288 .229 1.27 3.10 2.45
2009 NWO AAA 35 0 61.0 59 32 56 6 .271 89 8.7 4.7 0.9 8.3 55% .303 .270 1.49 4.52 3.39
2009 MSS Wnt 10 0 12.3 15 2 15 1 .000 11.0 1.5 0.7 11.0 0% .400 .000 1.38 3.34 5.12
2010 FLO MLB 8 0 11.0 16 11 9 0 .270 90 13.1 9.0 0.0 7.4 54% .410 .320 2.45 4.47 6.55
2010 JAX AA 10 1 13.3 13 5 12 1 .281 94 8.8 3.4 0.7 8.1 53% .324 .237 1.35 3.69 4.06
2010 NWO AAA 20 0 30.3 22 18 38 3 .259 98 6.5 5.3 0.9 11.3 55% .268 .226 1.32 4.14 2.67
2010 MRL Rk 4 0 5.0 5 1 4 0 .267 84 9.0 1.8 0.0 7.2 50% .357 .299 1.20 2.51 3.60
2011 FLO MLB 1 1 3.0 5 3 1 0 .249 92 15.0 9.0 0.0 3.0 54% .385 .460 2.67 6.33 9.00
2011 TBA MLB 1 0 2.0 2 2 1 0 .267 91 9.0 9.0 0.0 4.5 57% .286 .317 2.00 5.06 9.00
2011 DUR AAA 24 4 42.7 48 17 43 4 .253 92 10.1 3.6 0.8 9.1 42% .355 .286 1.52 3.92 5.70
2011 NWO AAA 10 5 41.7 23 10 44 1 .262 96 5.0 2.2 0.2 9.5 52% .222 .165 0.79 2.85 1.94

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 232 0.4095 0.4052 0.8404 0.5684 0.2920 0.9259 0.7250 0.1596
2011 97 0.4124 0.3918 0.8421 0.6500 0.2105 0.9615 0.5833 0.1316
Career3290.41040.40120.84090.59250.2680.93640.68320.1513

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
2011-06-17 2011-07-02 Minors 15 0 - Not Disclosed - -
2010-09-16 2010-10-04 DTD 18 17 Right Shoulder Strain -
2010-06-27 2010-08-13 Minors 47 0 Right Shoulder Strain -
2008-08-03 2008-08-23 Minors 20 0 Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 52 d1 year (2011)

Details
  • 1 year (2011). Contract purchased by Florida 5/21/11. Claimed by Tampa Bay off waivers from Florida 5/25/11 after being DFA 5/24/11. Released by Tampa Bay 9/14/11. Re-signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 9/29/11 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2010). Contract purchased by Florida 11/20/09. Re-signed by Florida 2/26/10. Sent outright to AAA by Florida 10/20/10.
  • Drafted 2006 (14-425) (Purdue).

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BP Articles

Jay Buente is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Perspective: Moving Forward in MiamiBradley Ankrom2011-11-01
Transaction Analysis Blog: De La Rosa Up, Garza Out, and MoreR.J. Anderson2011-05-24
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Braves, Marlins, MetsChristina Kahrl2010-09-21
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Shuffling SeniorsChristina Kahrl2010-06-23
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Grab BagChristina Kahrl2010-06-04


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2015, Jay Buente threw 382 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2009 and 2011, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2011, he relied primarily on his Sinker (90mph) and Splitter (83mph), also mixing in a Curve (77mph) and Fourseam Fastball (90mph).