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Nate Samson 2BD-backs

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 26)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
250 .230 3 22 21 2 .221 -0.1
Birth Date8-19-1987
Height6' 1"
Weight190 lbs
Age27 years, 2 months, 4 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
2011
2012
2013
-0.12014
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WARP Summary

Standard

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

Advanced

'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 CUB Rk 21 91 .237 .258 .358 .359 .267 .273 101 -2.3 2.7 1.2 2.3 0.2 3.7 0.6 3.7 0.6
2007 PEO A 61 220 .270 .255 .327 .374 .263 .269 90 2.4 6.5 1 1.8 1.7 13.2 1.5 13.2 1.5
2007 DAY A+ 3 8 .411 .251 .317 .361 .253 .600 98 1.4 0.2 0.1 -0.2 -0.4 1.4 0.1 1.4 0.1
2008 PEO A 128 561 .298 .248 .319 .366 .258 .306 95 22 15.7 6.4 5.9 -1.1 41.5 4.9 41.5 4.9
2008 IOW AAA 2 9 .118 .294 .376 .437 .272 .286 111 -1.5 0.3 0 -0.2 -0.3 -1.5 -0.2 -1.5 -0.2
2009 DAY A+ 93 373 .251 .259 .328 .372 .256 .265 102 -3.4 10.8 0.2 6.6 1.6 9.3 1.6 9.3 1.6
2009 TEN AA 20 68 .245 .250 .326 .369 .260 .317 94 -1.1 1.9 0.5 -0.9 -2.1 -1.1 -0.2 -1.1 -0.2
2010 TEN AA 84 257 .221 .267 .347 .397 .269 .302 103 -10.6 7.4 2 3.1 1.1 -1.5 0.2 -1.5 0.2
2011 TEN AA 113 309 .232 .264 .335 .400 .254 .261 116 -9.5 9.1 0.4 3.3 3.1 1.7 0.5 1.7 0.5
2012 TEN AA 75 229 .242 .248 .327 .366 .254 .309 103 -4.3 6.3 0.3 -0.1 1.8 4.8 0.5 4.7 0.5
2012 IOW AAA 19 54 .220 .291 .354 .445 .280 .304 94 -2.4 1.6 -0.2 0.0 -1.4 -3.4 -0.3 -3.4 -0.3
2013 TEN AA 30 43 .255 .254 .320 .386 .260 .310 105 -0.2 1.1 0.1 0.4 0.1 1.1 0.2 1.3 0.2
2014 MOB AA 46 137 .299 .249 .321 .376 .264 .315 94 5.4 3.8 1.3 3.0 0.9 14.3 1.8 14.3 1.8

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 CUB Rk 91 10 15 0 0 0 8 14 18 0 4 .211 .356 .211 .000 .237 3.7 2.3 0.6
2007 DAY A+ 8 0 3 1 0 0 3 1 2 0 0 .500 .500 .667 .167 .411 1.4 -0.2 0.1
2007 PEO A 220 19 45 6 1 0 19 21 25 1 4 .246 .319 .290 .044 .270 13.2 1.8 1.5
2008 IOW AAA 9 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .222 .222 .222 .000 .118 -1.5 -0.2 -0.2
2008 PEO A 561 69 141 17 2 3 42 40 49 15 11 .293 .352 .356 .062 .298 41.5 5.9 4.9
2009 TEN AA 68 8 19 1 0 0 4 3 5 2 0 .292 .324 .308 .015 .245 -1.1 -0.9 -0.2
2009 DAY A+ 373 51 83 7 2 2 43 31 24 3 5 .255 .322 .307 .052 .251 9.3 6.6 1.6
2010 TEN AA 257 25 61 6 1 1 21 14 36 1 4 .262 .308 .309 .047 .221 -1.5 3.1 0.2
2011 TEN AA 309 45 65 17 3 5 31 22 43 6 5 .236 .302 .373 .138 .232 1.7 3.3 0.5
2012 IOW AAA 54 8 14 1 0 0 3 3 4 0 1 .280 .333 .300 .020 .220 -3.4 0.0 -0.3
2012 TEN AA 229 27 57 12 0 2 14 15 32 4 0 .271 .317 .357 .086 .242 4.7 -0.1 0.5
2013 TEN AA 43 5 9 2 0 0 4 7 7 0 1 .257 .372 .314 .057 .255 1.3 0.4 0.2
2014 MOB AA 137 20 32 6 1 4 9 15 25 5 2 .274 .363 .444 .171 .299 14.3 3.0 1.8

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

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

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Details

2014 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 3/11/2014 05:35 ET

PCT PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
90o 519 54 131 28 2 7 50 38 88 6 4 .280 .333 .394 .265 16.0 2B 3, 3B 0 2.0
80o 495 49 118 25 1 7 45 34 87 6 3 .262 .314 .369 .249 8.1 2B 2, 3B 0 1.1
70o 478 45 108 23 1 6 42 31 86 5 3 .250 .300 .352 .239 2.8 2B 2, 3B 0 0.5
60o 464 43 102 22 1 6 40 29 84 5 3 .240 .289 .337 .229 -1.4 2B 2, 3B 0 0.1
50o 450 40 94 20 1 5 37 27 83 5 3 .230 .278 .323 .220 -5.1 2B 2, 3B 0 -0.3
40o 436 37 88 19 1 5 35 26 82 4 2 .220 .267 .309 .212 -8.6 2B 2, 3B 0 -0.7
30o 422 35 82 17 1 5 33 24 81 4 2 .210 .255 .295 .202 -12.1 2B 2, 3B 0 -1.1
20o 405 32 74 16 1 4 30 21 79 4 2 .198 .241 .278 .192 -15.8 2B 2, 3B 0 -1.5
10o 381 28 65 14 1 4 27 19 76 3 2 .181 .222 .254 .176 -20.4 2B 2, 3B 0 -2.0
Weighted Mean4574198211539288453.235.283.330.225-3.22B 2, 3B 0-0.1

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
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Long-Term Forecast (Beyond the 2014 Projections)

Playing time estimates are based on performance, not Depth Charts.
Year Age PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP VORP BRR POS_ADJ REP_ADJ RAA FRAA
201527250245010132215442.223.274.321.221-0.7-7.7-0.41.014.9-23.31.0
201628250245211132216442.226.280.324.224-0.5-6.0-0.50.914.9-21.31.0
20172961960126263954381105.220.275.321.221-0.5-7.3-1.22.114.9-23.12.5
20183063562126262955421114.219.277.319.222-0.5-7.4-1.42.014.9-22.92.6
20193163763128263956441154.222.281.323.225-0.3-5.7-1.41.814.9-21.12.6
20203260260121252953421113.222.282.325.225-0.4-5.7-1.41.614.9-20.92.5
202133620631252621057451172.224.286.333.229-0.1-3.3-1.51.414.9-18.22.5
202234614621232521055431191.221.282.328.226-0.4-5.8-1.51.314.9-20.52.5
202335608621212621055431230.220.281.330.227-0.3-5.4-1.51.114.9-19.92.5

Upside By Year

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13 92 Kenny Perez 2008 .000 DNP
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15 92 Pedro Lopez 2010 .000 DNP
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17 92 Chris De La Cruz 2008 .000 DNP
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28 90 Brett Dowdy 2008 .000 DNP
29 89 Skyler Stromsmoe 2010 .000 DNP
30 89 James Cesario 2012 .000 DNP
31 89 J.C. Holt 2009 .000 DNP
32 89 Davis Stoneburner 2011 .000 DNP
33 89 Wilson Batista 2007 .000 DNP
34 89 Ryan Cavan 2013 .000 DNP
35 88 Shawn Roof 2011 .000 DNP
36 88 Josh Asanovich 2009 .000 DNP
37 88 Drew M Anderson 2009 .000 DNP
38 88 Shelby Ford 2011 .000 DNP
39 88 Jake Kahaulelio 2011 .000 DNP
40 88 Jeff Dominguez 2013 .000 DNP
41 88 Peeter Ramos 2008 .000 DNP
42 88 Chris Valaika 2012 .000 DNP
43 88 Eider Torres 2009 .000 DNP
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46 87 Nate Sutton 2009 .000 DNP
47 87 Steve Singleton 2012 .000 DNP
48 87 David Macias 2012 .000 DNP
49 86 Justin Henry 2011 .000 DNP
50 86 Fidel Hernandez 2012 .000 DNP
51 86 Adam Pavkovich 2008 .000 DNP
52 86 Michael Affronti 2010 .000 DNP
53 86 Hernan Iribarren 2010 .000 DNP
54 86 Keoni Ruth 2011 .000 DNP
55 85 Brian Finegan 2008 .000 DNP
56 85 Greg Sexton 2011 .000 DNP
57 85 Justin Toole 2013 .000 DNP
58 85 Juan Gonzalez 2008 .000 DNP
59 84 Tripper Johnson III 2008 .000 DNP
60 84 Mike Aviles 2007 .000 DNP
61 84 Tim Kennelly 2013 .000 DNP
62 84 Marcos Cabral 2010 .000 DNP
63 84 Dale Mollenhauer 2012 .000 DNP
64 84 Dan Nelson 2010 .000 DNP
65 84 Brian Buscher 2007 .247
66 84 Angel Sanchez 2010 .234
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68 84 Ozzie Chavez 2010 .000 DNP
69 84 Enrique Cruz 2008 .000 DNP
70 84 Renny Osuna 2011 .000 DNP
71 84 Mark Hallberg 2012 .000 DNP
72 84 Buck Britton 2012 .000 DNP
73 84 Andrew Simunic 2012 .000 DNP
74 84 Pat Osborn 2007 .000 DNP
75 84 Argenis Diaz 2013 .000 DNP
76 83 Sean Kazmar 2011 .000 DNP
77 83 Jose Lozada 2012 .000 DNP
78 83 Jose Coronado 2012 .000 DNP
79 83 Zach Gentile 2013 .000 DNP
80 83 Brandon Pinckney 2008 .000 DNP
81 83 Jose Castro 2013 .000 DNP
82 83 Wilberto Ortiz 2011 .000 DNP
83 83 Francisco Soriano 2013 .000 DNP
84 83 Joe Becker 2012 .000 DNP
85 83 Ryan Khoury 2010 .000 DNP
86 83 German Duran 2011 .000 DNP
87 83 Yunesky Sanchez 2010 .000 DNP
88 83 Taber Lee 2007 .000 DNP
89 83 Michael Fisher 2011 .000 DNP
90 83 Jayson Nix 2009 .248
91 83 Matt Downs 2010 .254
92 83 Tommy Manzella 2009 .129
93 83 Greg Picart 2012 .000 DNP
94 83 Brian Dinkelman 2010 .000 DNP
95 83 Argenis Reyes 2009 .103
96 82 Erick Monzon 2008 .000 DNP
97 82 Sean Nicol 2013 .000 DNP
98 82 Mitch Hilligoss 2011 .000 DNP
99 82 Taylor Harbin 2012 .000 DNP
100 82 Eric Duncan 2011 .000 DNP

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