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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
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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 FLO 26 8 0 11.0 0.0 11.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 59 16 8 8 0 18 11 9 0 9 6.55 4.47 3.66 0.1 0.0
2011 FLO 27 1 1 3.0 3.0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 18 5 4 3 0 9 3 3 1 1 9.00 6.33 5.19 -0.3 -0.0
2011 TBA 27 1 0 2.0 0.0 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 2 2 2 0 3 2 2 0 1 9.00 5.06 5.12 -0.2 -0.0
Career10116.03.013.00100008723141303016141117.314.894.11-0.4-0.0

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 JAM A- 22 3 43.2 3.67 104 .235 .236 .310 .326 .260 .295 80 6.3 0.7 6.3 0.7
2007 GRB A 42 0 60.0 4.27 128 .240 .264 .342 .406 .264 .321 119 15.7 1.6 15.7 1.6
2008 JUP A+ 40 0 60.0 4.27 96 .239 .250 .325 .363 .248 .280 97 4.6 0.5 4.6 0.5
2009 JAX AA 16 0 22.0 3.67 103 .229 .262 .341 .386 .269 .288 89 1.6 0.2 1.6 0.2
2009 NWO AAA 35 0 61.0 4.24 102 .270 .264 .333 .403 .271 .303 89 5.9 0.6 4.8 0.4
2009 MSS Wnt 10 0 12.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .400 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2010 FLO MLB 8 0 11.0 3.66 108 .320 .261 .332 .403 .270 .410 90 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0
2010 JAX AA 10 1 13.3 9.16 -16 .237 .281 .352 .439 .281 .324 94 -0.9 -0.1 -0.9 -0.1
2010 NWO AAA 20 0 30.3 4.97 103 .226 .275 .340 .420 .259 .268 98 2.7 0.3 2.4 0.3
2010 MRL Rk 4 0 5.0 4.45 76 .299 .263 .328 .373 .267 .357 84 -0.3 -0.0 -0.3 -0.0
2011 FLO MLB 1 1 3.0 5.19 65 .460 .207 .285 .353 .249 .385 92 -0.2 -0.0 -0.3 -0.0
2011 TBA MLB 1 0 2.0 5.12 73 .317 .256 .320 .392 .267 .286 91 -0.2 -0.0 -0.2 -0.0
2011 DUR AAA 24 4 42.7 5.14 82 .286 .259 .325 .394 .253 .355 92 1.5 0.1 1.5 0.1
2011 NWO AAA 10 5 41.7 3.79 126 .165 .273 .348 .424 .262 .222 96 10.9 1.0 10.9 1.1

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 JAM A- 2 3 1 22 3 43.2 40 13 41 2 40% .295 8.3 2.7 0.4 8.5 1.23 3.12 6.3 0.7
2007 GRB A 5 2 2 42 0 60.0 58 19 71 6 53% .321 8.7 2.9 0.9 10.7 1.28 3.75 15.7 1.6
2008 JUP A+ 5 1 1 40 0 60.0 49 27 63 4 62% .280 7.3 4.0 0.6 9.4 1.27 3.00 4.6 0.5
2009 JAX AA 0 1 1 16 0 22.0 17 11 23 1 58% .288 7.0 4.5 0.4 9.4 1.27 2.45 1.6 0.2
2009 NWO AAA 5 1 1 35 0 61.0 59 32 56 6 55% .303 8.7 4.7 0.9 8.3 1.49 3.39 4.8 0.4
2009 MSS Wnt 0 0 0 10 0 12.3 15 2 15 1 0% .400 11.0 1.5 0.7 11.0 1.38 5.12 0.0 0.0
2010 NWO AAA 0 1 0 20 0 30.3 22 18 38 3 55% .268 6.5 5.3 0.9 11.3 1.32 2.67 2.4 0.3
2010 FLO MLB 0 0 0 8 0 11.0 16 11 9 0 54% .410 13.1 9.0 0.0 7.4 2.45 6.55 0.1 0.0
2010 JAX AA 1 0 1 10 1 13.3 13 5 12 1 53% .324 8.8 3.4 0.7 8.1 1.35 4.06 -0.9 -0.1
2010 MRL Rk 1 0 0 4 0 5.0 5 1 4 0 50% .357 9.0 1.8 0.0 7.2 1.20 3.60 -0.3 -0.0
2011 DUR AAA 1 3 1 24 4 42.7 48 17 43 4 42% .355 10.1 3.6 0.8 9.1 1.52 5.70 1.5 0.1
2011 TBA MLB 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 2 2 1 0 57% .286 9.0 9.0 0.0 4.5 2.00 9.00 -0.2 -0.0
2011 FLO MLB 0 1 0 1 1 3.0 5 3 1 0 54% .385 15.0 9.0 0.0 3.0 2.67 9.00 -0.3 -0.0
2011 NWO AAA 3 0 0 10 5 41.7 23 10 44 1 52% .222 5.0 2.2 0.2 9.5 0.79 1.94 10.9 1.1

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

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 2014, Jay Buente threw 375 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).