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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 26)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date2-25-1988
Height6' 4"
Weight235 lbs
Age26 years, 5 months, 3 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
0.22011
0.12012
2013
-0.82014
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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
2011 KCA 23 24 3 60.3 13.0 47.3 1 1 1 1 0 0 265 63 34 31 5 96 26 23 3 36 4.62 4.39 5.69 1.8 0.2
2012 KCA 24 12 2 34.7 7.3 27.3 0 3 0 0 0 0 148 37 13 9 4 56 13 11 1 22 2.34 4.49 4.92 0.8 0.1
2014 TEX 26 1 0 2.0 0.0 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 2 2 2 2 8 0 0 0 3 9.00 13.16 12.20 -1.1 -0.1
Career37597.020.376.714110042110249421116039344613.904.605.531.40.2

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 MRN Rk 10 6 35.0 4.71 110 .240 .251 .347 .335 .259 .302 105 6.6 0.7 6.6 0.7
2007 WIS A 17 16 87.7 5.29 75 .274 .255 .328 .370 .262 .283 93 -3.0 -0.3 -3.0 -0.3
2007 HDS A+ 5 5 18.3 8.23 53 .296 .277 .356 .444 .280 .317 112 -1.2 -0.1 -1.2 -0.1
2008 WIS A 15 14 77.3 3.65 110 .271 .253 .326 .383 .266 .355 94 10.2 1.1 10.2 1.1
2009 HDS A+ 21 19 102.0 6.21 80 .274 .268 .344 .416 .270 .294 112 5.1 0.5 5.1 0.5
2009 LYN A+ 7 4 24.0 5.44 73 .305 .248 .318 .364 .252 .302 96 -2.3 -0.2 -2.3 -0.2
2010 BRD A+ 27 26 141.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .288 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 KCA MLB 24 3 60.3 5.69 84 .254 .261 .325 .413 .264 .297 110 1.8 0.2 1.8 0.2
2012 KCA MLB 12 2 34.7 4.92 91 .281 .256 .320 .405 .259 .306 102 1.2 0.1 0.8 0.1
2012 OMA AAA 19 18 99.3 5.35 92 .264 .282 .345 .430 .269 .335 100 7.9 0.8 7.9 0.8
2013 OMA AAA 10 9 47.0 7.08 43 .348 .273 .342 .417 .269 .342 95 -6.2 -0.6 -6.2 -0.6
2013 RNO AAA 16 10 66.3 5.95 87 .267 .277 .341 .425 .267 .315 110 2.1 0.2 2.5 0.1
2014 TEX MLB 1 0 2.0 12.20 -68 .415 .257 .326 .403 .271 .000 108 -1.1 -0.1 -1.1 -0.1
2014 ROU AAA 13 0 16.3 4.58 106 .168 .265 .333 .415 .284 .238 82 1.4 0.1 1.4 0.1

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 MRN Rk 0 2 0 10 6 35.0 33 16 31 1 52% .302 8.5 4.1 0.3 8.0 1.40 3.34 6.6 0.7
2007 WIS A 2 8 0 17 16 87.7 85 38 66 7 59% .283 8.7 3.9 0.7 6.8 1.40 3.69 -3.0 -0.3
2007 HDS A+ 1 3 0 5 5 18.3 20 22 11 0 52% .317 9.8 10.8 0.0 5.4 2.30 8.85 -1.2 -0.1
2008 WIS A 2 5 0 15 14 77.3 81 29 82 3 54% .355 9.4 3.4 0.3 9.5 1.42 3.73 10.2 1.1
2009 HDS A+ 5 7 0 21 19 102.0 103 54 71 10 51% .294 9.1 4.8 0.9 6.3 1.54 5.29 5.1 0.5
2009 LYN A+ 3 2 0 7 4 24.0 29 7 15 5 48% .302 10.9 2.6 1.9 5.6 1.50 5.25 -2.3 -0.2
2010 BRD A+ 11 7 0 27 26 141.3 131 38 113 8 0% .288 8.3 2.4 0.5 7.2 1.20 3.38 0.0 0.0
2011 KCA MLB 1 1 1 24 3 60.3 63 26 36 5 56% .297 9.4 3.9 0.7 5.4 1.48 4.62 1.8 0.2
2012 KCA MLB 0 3 0 12 2 34.7 37 13 22 4 51% .306 9.6 3.4 1.0 5.7 1.44 2.34 0.8 0.1
2012 OMA AAA 8 6 0 19 18 99.3 116 30 60 5 55% .335 10.5 2.7 0.5 5.4 1.47 5.53 7.9 0.8
2013 OMA AAA 3 4 0 10 9 47.0 65 23 28 10 58% .342 12.4 4.4 1.9 5.4 1.87 7.09 -6.2 -0.6
2013 RNO AAA 5 2 0 16 10 66.3 74 27 41 5 56% .315 10.0 3.7 0.7 5.6 1.52 6.38 2.5 0.1
2014 TEX MLB 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 2 0 3 2 20% .000 9.0 0.0 9.0 13.5 1.00 9.00 -1.1 -0.1
2014 ROU AAA 1 0 1 13 0 16.3 11 5 14 1 63% .238 6.1 2.8 0.6 7.7 0.98 2.76 1.4 0.1

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
2011 950 0.5084 0.4768 0.8389 0.6501 0.2976 0.9045 0.6906 0.1567
2012 512 0.4805 0.4303 0.8311 0.5935 0.2744 0.9247 0.6438 0.1689
2014 30 0.6333 0.4667 0.7857 0.5263 0.3636 1.0000 0.2500 0.2143
Career14920.50130.46060.83520.62820.2910.91340.66570.162

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-03-03 2014-06-05 Camp 94 59 Right Arm Nerve Injury - -
2008-06-26 2008-09-01 Minors 67 0 Right Elbow Strain - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 TEX $
2013 KCA $
2011 KCA $414,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$414,000
2 yrTotal$414,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 62 d1 year (2014)

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Signed by Texas as a free agent 12/2/13 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Texas 7/24/14.
  • 1 year/$500,450 (2013). Re-signed by Kansas City 2/15/13. Claimed by Arizona off waivers 6/13/13 after being DFA by Kansas City 6/6/13. Sent outright to Triple-A by Arizona 7/31/13.
  • 1 year/$0.4932M (2012). Re-signed by Kansas City 2/10/12.
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011). Selected by Kansas City from Pittsburgh in Rule 5 draft 12/9/10. Signed by Kansas City 2/11.
  • Acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Seattle 7/29/09.
  • Drafted by Seattle 2006 (5-141) (North Hardin HS, Elizabethtown, Ky.). $0.2M signing bonus.

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BP Articles

Nathan Adcock is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
Painting the Black: The Trade Deadline PreviewR.J. Anderson2014-06-30
The Knuckle Curveball: How it Behaves, And Why it's Becoming So PopularDan Rozenson2014-05-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Wages of EdwinR.J. Anderson2012-07-13
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessWeekly Planner: Week NinePaul Sporer2012-05-25
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Game of the Week: Samardzija's Big Day OutR.J. Anderson2012-04-11
This article requires BP Premium accessDivide and Conquer, AL West: Deadline ChaosJoey Matschulat2011-07-28
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: Should the Pirates Walk the Plank?R.J. Anderson2011-05-24
Royal Revolution: The Bullpen Youth MovementMike Petriello2011-05-18
This article requires BP Premium accessOverthinking It: Rule 5 RouletteBen Lindbergh2011-04-07
BP Unfiltered: Unfamiliar Names in Familiar PlacesR.J. Anderson2011-03-29
BP Unfiltered: Rule 5 Lefties Find New HomesR.J. Anderson2011-03-13
Winter Meetings: Rule Five Wrap-UpKevin Goldstein2010-12-09
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Deadline Day ActionChristina Kahrl2009-07-31
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Major Moves RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-07-30


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Nathan Adcock has thrown 2,083 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Sinker (92mph) and Slider (85mph), also mixing in a Fourseam Fastball (92mph). He also rarely throws a Curve (81mph) and Change (86mph).