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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
7 1539 .260 .325 .353 .243 8.4
Birth Date8-15-1984
Height5' 10"
Weight165 lbs
Age32 years, 3 months, 19 days
BatsL
ThrowsR
2.52012
0.92013
1.32014
1.92015
1.32016
WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2010 KCA 25 18 65 57 11 12 4 2 1 23 6 16 0 0 2 5 9 1 .211 .286 .404 .241 0.7 2.8 0.4
2011 KCA 26 26 53 44 8 9 1 0 0 10 7 14 0 1 1 3 11 1 .205 .308 .227 .190 0.3 0.2 0.1
2012 KCA 27 102 330 292 52 76 8 5 0 94 30 56 1 3 4 9 30 5 .260 .328 .322 .240 9.0 14.9 2.5
2013 KCA 28 87 239 213 30 55 9 4 2 78 21 45 1 1 3 17 34 6 .258 .326 .366 .246 6.8 1.7 0.9
2014 KCA 29 120 290 260 33 70 4 4 1 85 22 52 0 2 24 36 7 .269 .324 .327 .242 7.9 4.3 1.3
2015 KCA 30 90 225 200 31 50 8 6 2 76 14 37 4 1 6 18 26 3 .250 .311 .380 .249 7.7 9.9 1.9
2016 KCA 31 107 337 299 46 83 14 8 1 116 26 39 3 1 8 25 30 7 .278 .340 .388 .250 7.1 5.9 1.3
Career5501539136521135548297482126259992410117630.260.325.353.24339.539.78.4

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 PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2006 ROY Rk 51 189 .287 .256 .352 .359 .000 .331 103 5.2 5.4 -1.7 4.4 5.3 14.2 1.9 14.2 1.9
2007 BUR A 10 39 .247 .261 .334 .380 .000 .400 96 -0.6 1.2 0.1 -1.6 0.5 1.2 -0.0 1.2 -0.0
2008 WIL A+ 93 331 .262 .259 .339 .400 .000 .318 92 0.8 10.0 -2.2 9.7 4.8 13.4 2.3 13.4 2.3
2009 BUR A 17 75 .291 .249 .323 .363 .000 .418 104 2.4 2.1 0.1 0.6 -0.2 4.4 0.5 4.4 0.5
2009 NWA AA 63 283 .237 .254 .334 .377 .000 .317 117 -8 9.1 0.3 3.5 3.3 4.7 0.9 4.7 0.9
2010 KCA MLB 18 65 .241 .257 .321 .412 .000 .275 113 -1.2 1.8 0.2 2.8 -0.0 0.7 0.4 0.7 0.4
2010 WIL A+ 12 52 .289 .264 .322 .403 .000 .400 106 1.6 1.5 0.1 2.9 0.8 4.1 0.7 4.1 0.7
2010 NWA AA 7 32 .220 .267 .345 .414 .000 .261 99 -1.4 0.9 0 1.3 0.8 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.2
2010 OMA AAA 46 219 .251 .273 .344 .435 .000 .311 93 -2.3 6.7 0.6 9.3 0.1 5.1 1.4 5.1 1.4
2010 ROY Rk 6 25 .492 .263 .306 .386 .000 .591 91 4.7 0.7 -0.1 2.4 1.0 6.4 0.9 6.4 0.9
2011 KCA MLB 26 53 .190 .270 .318 .428 .000 .290 106 -3.6 1.4 0.1 0.2 2.4 0.3 0.1 0.3 0.1
2011 OMA AAA 83 369 .255 .279 .346 .436 .000 .320 94 -2.3 11.4 -1.3 7.0 5.5 13.4 1.9 13.4 1.9
2011 CAR Wnt 7 29 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .294 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 KCA MLB 102 330 .240 .258 .316 .413 .000 .318 103 -6.6 9.0 0.6 14.9 6.0 9.0 2.5 9.0 2.5
2012 OMA AAA 15 71 .262 .300 .360 .460 .000 .362 100 0.2 2.1 0.2 2.2 2.6 5.0 0.7 5.0 0.7
2013 KCA MLB 87 239 .246 .253 .315 .391 .000 .317 100 -3.2 6.3 0.5 1.7 3.2 6.8 0.9 6.8 0.9
2013 OMA AAA 15 58 .185 .254 .335 .384 .000 .200 90 -4.8 1.7 0.2 1.6 0.6 -2.4 -0.1 -2.4 -0.1
2014 KCA MLB 120 290 .242 .253 .314 .386 .000 .330 102 -4.9 7.5 0.6 4.3 4.7 7.9 1.3 7.9 1.3
2015 KCA MLB 90 225 .249 .254 .314 .404 .000 .296 101 -2.3 6.1 -0.8 9.9 4.7 7.7 1.9 7.7 1.9
2016 KCA MLB 107 337 .250 .257 .320 .419 .255 .315 105 -3.5 9.5 -0.6 5.9 1.7 7.1 1.3 7.1 1.3
2016 OMA AAA 7 29 .352 .258 .331 .389 .270 .389 90 2.8 0.8 -0.2 -0.1 2.1 5.5 0.6 5.5 0.6

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2006 ROY Rk 189 40 44 4 6 0 19 18 30 19 4 .273 .360 .373 .099 .287 14.2 4.4 1.9
2007 BUR A 39 6 10 1 0 0 0 2 12 3 1 .270 .308 .297 .027 .247 1.2 -1.6 -0.0
2008 WIL A+ 331 40 75 8 0 0 24 32 60 39 9 .260 .330 .288 .028 .262 13.4 9.7 2.3
2009 BUR A 75 14 23 2 1 0 5 5 14 9 4 .343 .387 .403 .060 .291 4.4 0.6 0.5
2009 NWA AA 283 38 64 7 4 0 14 27 54 37 6 .258 .322 .319 .060 .237 4.7 3.5 0.9
2010 KCA MLB 65 11 12 4 2 1 5 6 16 9 1 .211 .286 .404 .193 .241 0.7 2.8 0.4
2010 ROY Rk 25 4 13 1 1 0 6 0 3 3 1 .520 .520 .640 .120 .492 6.4 2.4 0.9
2010 WIL A+ 52 7 16 6 2 0 9 1 9 5 1 .327 .340 .531 .204 .289 4.1 2.9 0.7
2010 NWA AA 32 6 6 0 0 0 6 5 2 3 3 .240 .387 .240 .000 .220 0.3 1.3 0.2
2010 OMA AAA 219 33 53 10 1 1 19 16 32 13 3 .272 .323 .349 .077 .251 5.1 9.3 1.4
2011 KCA MLB 53 8 9 1 0 0 3 7 14 11 1 .205 .308 .227 .023 .190 0.3 0.2 0.1
2011 OMA AAA 369 69 89 10 3 3 26 35 47 38 2 .279 .356 .357 .078 .255 13.4 7.0 1.9
2011 CAR Wnt 29 5 5 1 0 0 3 5 5 3 0 .227 .393 .273 .045 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 KCA MLB 330 52 76 8 5 0 9 30 56 30 5 .260 .328 .322 .062 .240 9.0 14.9 2.5
2012 OMA AAA 71 12 21 3 3 0 5 4 5 7 1 .333 .373 .476 .143 .262 5.0 2.2 0.7
2013 KCA MLB 239 30 55 9 4 2 17 21 45 34 6 .258 .326 .366 .108 .246 6.8 1.7 0.9
2013 OMA AAA 58 8 8 2 0 0 1 3 12 5 0 .154 .228 .192 .038 .185 -2.4 1.6 -0.1
2014 KCA MLB 290 33 70 4 4 1 24 22 52 36 7 .269 .324 .327 .058 .242 7.9 4.3 1.3
2015 KCA MLB 225 31 50 8 6 2 18 14 37 26 3 .250 .311 .380 .130 .249 7.7 9.9 1.9
2016 OMA AAA 29 7 7 0 0 0 1 4 4 4 0 .318 .464 .318 .000 .352 5.5 -0.1 0.6
2016 KCA MLB 337 46 83 14 8 1 25 26 39 30 7 .278 .340 .388 .110 .250 7.1 5.9 1.3

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 CSAA_CHANCES CSAA_RT
2010 253 0.5020 0.3992 0.7822 0.5827 0.2143 0.8514 0.5926 0.2178 123 0.005322
2011 211 0.4882 0.3839 0.7778 0.5534 0.2222 0.7895 0.7500 0.2222 102 -0.001181
2012 1250 0.4952 0.3720 0.8409 0.5057 0.2409 0.8914 0.7368 0.1591 650 -0.009064
2013 926 0.5259 0.3737 0.8410 0.4928 0.2415 0.9208 0.6604 0.1590 450 0.004206
2014 1098 0.5246 0.3953 0.8387 0.5625 0.2107 0.9043 0.6455 0.1613 525 -0.003828
2015 836 0.4952 0.4258 0.8202 0.5942 0.2607 0.8902 0.6636 0.1798 375 0.001299
2016 1191 0.4971 0.4257 0.8619 0.6402 0.2137 0.9288 0.6641 0.1381 0 0.000000
Career57650.50620.39720.83690.56020.23060.90060.67570.1631376.72-0.0016

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
2013-05-16 2013-06-22 15-DL 37 34 Right Ankle Sprain High Ankle Sprain - -
2012-09-10 2012-09-16 DTD 6 5 Right Shoulder Recovery From Strain Latissimus Dorsi -
2012-09-02 2012-09-05 DTD 3 3 Right Shoulder Recovery From Strain Latissimus Dorsi -
2012-08-30 2012-09-01 DTD 2 1 Right Shoulder Strain Latissimus Dorsi - -
2012-08-11 2012-08-16 DTD 5 4 Left Ankle Sprain - -
2012-05-27 2012-05-28 DTD 1 1 Right Thigh Contusion Hamstring - -
2011-10-21 2011-12-01 WIN 41 0 Right Shoulder Dislocation - -
2011-05-02 2011-05-06 DTD 4 3 Left Ankle Sprain -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2017 KCA $
2016 KCA $1,725,000
2015 KCA $1,225,000
2014 KCA $530,000
2013 KCA $506,000
2012 KCA $483,625
2011 KCA $414,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
5 yrPrevious$3,158,625
2011Current$1,725,000
6 yrPvs + Cur$4,883,625
6 yrTotal$4,883,625

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
5 y 88 dACES1 year/$1.725M (2016)

Details
  • 1 year/$1.725M (2016). Re-signed by Kansas City 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration).
  • 1 year/$1.225M (2015). Re-signed by Kansas City 1/27/15 (avoided arbitration, $1.6M-$0.9M).
  • 1 year/$0.53M (2014). Re-signed by Kansas City 2/27/14.
  • 1 year/$0.506M (2013). Re-signed by Kansas City 2/15/13.
  • 1 year/$483,625 (2012). Re-signed by Kansas City 2/10/12.
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011). Re-signed by Kansas City 2/11.
  • 1 year (2010). Contract purchased by Kansas City 11/20/09. Re-signed 1/19/10.
  • Drafted by Kansas City 2006 (50-1,475) (SW Mississippi CC). $5,000 signing bonus.

Previous Year Preseason Upside By Year

Yr Proj 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 PEAK 5
201514.4254.20.33.225.9

Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .226 .301 .270 .203
11 vs R (Multi) .265 .322 .377 .256
18 Split (Multi) .039 .021 .107 .053
19 LgAvg (Multi) .022 .030 .067 .031
30 vs L (2015) .222 .300 .278 .205
31 vs R (2015) .256 .313 .402 .259
38 Split (2015) .034 .013 .125 .054
39 LgAvg (2015) .021 .029 .072 .031

Definition of multi-year splits

BP Annual Player Comments

YearComment
2016 It's appropriate that when the Royals needed to manufacture a run to clinch their first title in a generation, the primary raw material was Dyson, who pinch-ran, stole second, went to third on a groundout and scored the go-ahead run. That's what Dyson and Kansas City do. Ned Yost has often been chided for his decision-making (see: leadoff hitter Alcides Escobar), but how many speedy, punchless fourth-outfielder types litter major-league rosters without providing the impact Yost gets from Dyson? The Royals have wisely minimized his exposure at the plate and maximized his impact on the basepaths and in the field, which sure sounds like smart management to us. Kansas City fans had best hope Dyson doesn't have to spend the season as a platoon corner outfielder, since every game he starts is a game he's not able to enter in a key situation after a better hitter works his way on base.
2015 There's a lot more to baseball than hitting and pitching, as Dyson showed last year with his leather and spikes. Faster than a Robin Williams character-shift, he ranked among the league leaders in producing runs with his legs (despite starting only 66 games) by stealing bases at a high success rate, taking every extra base that wasn't tied down and generally driving opposing defenses and pitchers to distraction. With virtually no power and limited on-base skills, he never has and never will hit enough to start, but Mr. Zoombiya is a true weapon off the bench.
2014 With a static TAv, Dyson drew fewer walks but hit for more power in 2013. We didn’t think that was possible. The man who coined the phrase “That’s what speed do,” doesn’t “do” much other than run. In the 92 times he was on first or second with the next base open, he attempted to swipe that base 40 times. Defensively, he continues to struggle getting quick reads and will take some questionable routes from time to time. He’s not anywhere in the same class as fellow center fielder Lorenzo Cain, but the plus speed has the Royals thinking this is the case. A one-dimensional player who happens to own the one dimension Dayton Moore most covets, he’s a useful set of legs off the bench.
2013 A 50th-round selection in 2006, Dyson figured to get passed on the outfield depth chart by Cain. Opportunity knocked when Cain couldn't stay healthy. With limited power, Dyson could gain value if he draws more walks, because once he reaches base, he's insanely dangerous. He has attempted to swipe a base in 31 percent of his opportunities. More impressive, he's touched home exactly half the times he's been on base in his career. Defensively, Dyson struggles reading the ball off the bat, getting late jumps and taking some interesting routes to the ball. At least he has the speed to recover.
2012 The second coming of Herb Washington, Dyson appeared in 26 games for the Royals, and in 12 of those he entered as a pinch runner. That’s really the only way the Royals could get him on base as he’s an out machine at the plate. You would think that would limit his ceiling, but the Royals are really keen on burners who can swipe a base and cover a lot of ground in the spacious Kauffman Stadium outfield. Dyson is the only player drafted in the 50th round of the 2006 draft to appear in the majors.
2011 Dyson came up in September and ran all over the place, stealing nine bases in 18 games and needing just three weeks to take the team lead in highlight-reel catches. Despite all of that excitement, the Royals signed free-agent Melky Cabrera to be the 2011 center fielder. Given both Dyson's and Cabrera's lack of positives, this is a Hobson's choice for the Royals: even if Cabrera plays down to expectations and Dyson eventually claims the job, it's not going to take the Royals long to learn that as exhilarating as speed is, a productive player needs to do other things over the long haul, like hit for some power and not make so many outs. Those are skills that Dyson didn't display in the minors, and there is no reason to think that he's going to start displaying them now just because he's so darn fun to watch.
2010 Jarrod Dyson is an athletic outfielder whose performances suggest he'll be one of the most athletic guys—on the bench.

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BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2015-02-26 20:00:00 (link to chat)Will Billy Burns ever be an useful fantasy OF thanks to the steals? Maybe a OF4 with impact steals... Is Jarrod Dyson his floor or ceiling, and can he steal 50+ bases? Thank you!!
(Daniel from Texas)
The problem is that Burns can't hit. He's more Tony Campana than Jarrod Dyson. (Bret Sayre)
2014-10-17 12:00:00 (link to chat)Is Jarrod Dyson as funny as he seems?
(Omarion from Hardly, On., Canada)
In my experience, no ball player is ever as funny as he seems. Except maybe Brandon McCarthy. He seems legitimately funny. (Andy McCullough)
2011-04-18 13:00:00 (link to chat)Is Jarrod Dyson a player who could develop given a normal amount of time in AAA? Or is he a guy that will likely never hit enough to be a regular, who KC might as well use for whatever advantage they can get now?
(BL from Bozeman, MT)
Never more than a speedy bench guy. (Kevin Goldstein)


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