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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 31)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
250 .209 2 21 18 3 .205 -0.2
Birth Date10-30-1982
Height5' 8"
Weight185 lbs
Age31 years, 11 months, 21 days
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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 MNT AA 2 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 PRI Rk 31 97 .215 .260 .339 .383 .264 .229 105 -3.8 2.3 1.4 -0.2 1.2 1.8 0.2 1.8 0.2
2007 CGA A 39 116 .190 .259 .332 .390 .260 .212 100 -8.7 3.4 2 0.9 1.2 1.4 0.2 1.4 0.2
2008 VRO A+ 18 52 .141 .260 .333 .379 .258 .128 100 -6.7 1.5 0.9 -0.1 0.0 -3.2 -0.3 -3.2 -0.3
2008 MNT AA 14 53 .308 .269 .350 .419 .258 .385 109 2.8 1.6 1 0.1 -0.9 6.0 0.6 6.0 0.6
2009 MNT AA 4 16 .167 .276 .355 .435 .287 .091 101 -1.5 0.4 0.3 0.2 -0.1 -0.9 -0.1 -0.9 -0.1
2009 DUR AAA 48 135 .177 .265 .335 .400 .252 .234 113 -12.2 4.0 2.2 0.7 0.8 -2.0 -0.1 -1.9 -0.1
2010 MNT AA 53 181 .244 .264 .338 .396 .267 .298 97 -3.1 5.2 3 0.0 0.1 9.8 1.0 9.4 1.0
2010 DUR AAA 1 4 .179 .257 .328 .389 .252 .333 105 -1.5 0.5 0.3 -0.0 0.1 -0.6 -0.1 -0.6 -0.1
2011 MNT AA 30 112 .231 .270 .342 .416 .263 .270 105 -3.6 3.3 2 0.0 -0.7 2.0 0.2 2.0 0.2
2011 DUR AAA 8 25 .145 .264 .330 .394 .257 .250 96 -3.4 0.7 0.7 0.1 -0.3 -2.6 -0.2 -8.3 -0.8
2012 MNT AA 1 4 .276 .265 .336 .399 .263 .000 109 0.1 0.1 0.1 -0.0 0.0 1.3 0.1 1.3 0.1
2012 DUR AAA 23 72 .161 .258 .322 .385 .249 .244 104 -8.1 2.1 1.3 0.2 -0.9 -5.9 -0.6 -7.4 -0.7
2013 DUR AAA 33 115 .213 .259 .329 .385 .253 .275 108 -5.8 3.3 1.7 0.6 1.1 2.8 0.4 3.4 0.4
2014 ERI AA 66 232 .177 .257 .321 .387 .260 .228 104 -19.9 6.4 3.9 -0.9 0.3 -6.9 -0.8 -6.9 -0.8

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 MNT AA 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 PRI Rk 97 11 16 3 0 0 3 7 18 2 0 .186 .258 .221 .035 .215 1.8 -0.2 0.2
2007 CGA A 116 11 17 3 0 0 3 10 22 0 1 .170 .261 .200 .030 .190 1.4 0.9 0.2
2008 MNT AA 53 10 16 2 1 1 9 4 9 0 0 .340 .377 .489 .149 .308 6.0 0.1 0.6
2008 VRO A+ 52 3 6 0 0 1 7 4 7 0 0 .128 .212 .191 .064 .141 -3.2 -0.1 -0.3
2009 DUR AAA 135 15 22 4 2 0 10 12 29 1 0 .183 .252 .250 .067 .177 -1.9 0.7 -0.1
2009 MNT AA 16 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 .077 .250 .077 .000 .167 -0.9 0.2 -0.1
2010 DUR AAA 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .000 .179 -0.6 -0.0 -0.1
2010 MNT AA 181 20 39 5 0 2 15 18 35 2 1 .250 .326 .321 .071 .244 9.4 0.0 1.0
2011 DUR AAA 25 1 4 2 0 0 1 1 8 0 0 .167 .200 .250 .083 .145 -8.3 0.1 -0.8
2011 MNT AA 112 13 20 4 0 0 7 13 19 0 0 .220 .336 .264 .044 .231 2.0 0.0 0.2
2012 DUR AAA 72 2 10 3 0 0 3 5 23 1 0 .156 .229 .203 .047 .161 -7.4 0.2 -0.7
2012 MNT AA 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .000 .276 1.3 -0.0 0.1
2013 DUR AAA 115 11 23 5 0 1 11 7 22 3 0 .225 .279 .304 .078 .213 3.4 0.6 0.4
2014 ERI AA 232 19 37 6 0 0 17 10 43 7 2 .181 .233 .211 .029 .177 -6.9 -0.9 -0.8

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
2013-07-03 2013-08-06 Minors 34 0 Left Wrist Contusion - -
2012-07-08 2012-09-02 Minors 56 0 Right Lower Leg Strain Calf - -
2009-08-18 2009-09-05 Minors 18 0 Left Lower Leg Strain Calf -

Compensation

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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 524 51 125 26 1 5 46 36 122 6 1 .265 .318 .361 .250 10.2 C 2, 2B 0 1.3
80o 499 46 111 23 1 5 41 32 119 6 1 .246 .298 .335 .234 1.9 C 2, 2B 0 0.4
70o 480 42 101 21 1 4 38 30 118 5 1 .233 .283 .317 .222 -3.6 C 1, 2B 0 -0.2
60o 465 39 94 19 1 4 36 27 116 5 1 .222 .270 .301 .212 -7.9 C 1, 2B 0 -0.7
50o 450 36 87 18 1 4 34 25 114 4 1 .212 .258 .287 .203 -11.7 C 1, 2B 0 -1.1
40o 435 34 80 17 1 3 31 23 112 4 1 .201 .246 .273 .194 -15.3 C 1, 2B 0 -1.5
30o 420 31 73 15 1 3 29 21 110 4 1 .190 .233 .258 .183 -18.8 C 1, 2B 0 -1.9
20o 401 28 67 14 1 3 27 19 107 3 1 .177 .218 .240 .172 -22.5 C 1, 2B 0 -2.3
10o 376 24 55 11 1 2 23 16 103 3 1 .160 .198 .216 .155 -26.9 C 1, 2B 0 -2.8
Weighted Mean45838911914352611551.217.264.295.208-9.7C 1, 2B 0-0.9

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
2% 14% 12% 25% 28%

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
20153225022449021718652.198.265.264.201-1.9-18.5-0.31.214.3-33.80.8
20163325021429011616642.189.250.245.188-2.8-26.8-0.31.114.9-42.60.8
20173425021449011616651.194.253.248.190-2.7-26.0-0.51.114.9-41.50.8
201835296255110011820781.195.256.245.190-2.7-26.2-0.71.214.9-41.60.9
20193658948100201136391580.189.250.237.186-2.9-28.3-1.42.214.9-44.01.8
20203763851105201137411740.183.244.228.181-3.2-31.5-1.62.214.9-47.01.9
20213862849102191035401710.180.240.217.175-3.6-35.1-1.61.914.9-50.31.9
20223962950103211137401740.182.242.227.179-3.4-33.0-1.71.814.9-48.11.9
20234061851105211238401680.188.248.240.185-3.0-29.5-1.61.614.9-44.41.9

Upside By Year

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Comparable Players (Similarity Index 73)

Rank Score Name Year TAv Trend
1 90 J.C. Boscan 2011 .253
2 89 Brian Peterson 2010 .000 DNP
3 88 Cody Clark 2013 .105
4 86 Paul Hoover 2007 .252
5 86 Ryan Budde 2011 .000 DNP
6 85 Yamid Haad 2009 .000 DNP
7 85 Dayton Buller 2012 .000 DNP
8 81 Armando Camacaro 2010 .000 DNP
9 80 Jason Hill 2008 .000 DNP
10 79 Brian Esposito 2010 .014
11 79 Dane Sardinha 2010 .236
12 79 JD Closser 2011 .000 DNP
13 79 Juan Sosa 2007 .000 DNP
14 78 Brooks Badeaux 2008 .000 DNP
15 78 Alex Prieto 2007 .000 DNP
16 78 Ryan Fleming 2007 .000 DNP
17 78 Chris Barnwell 2010 .000 DNP
18 77 Trent Durrington 2007 .000 DNP
19 77 Jason Bowers 2009 .000 DNP
20 77 Steve Holm 2011 .142
21 77 Paul Phillips 2008 .005
22 77 Juan Melo 2008 .000 DNP
23 77 Anderson Machado 2012 .000 DNP
24 77 Matt Erickson 2007 .000 DNP
25 77 Gookie Dawkins 2010 .000 DNP
26 77 Esix Snead 2007 .000 DNP
27 76 Edwin Maysonet 2013 .000 DNP
28 76 Derek Wathan 2008 .000 DNP
29 76 John Raburn 2010 .000 DNP
30 75 Gil Velazquez 2011 .413
31 75 Doug Bernier 2011 .000 DNP
32 75 Javier Colina 2010 .000 DNP
33 75 Joey Hammond 2009 .000 DNP
34 74 John Suomi 2012 .000 DNP
35 74 Ray Olmedo 2012 .202
36 74 Dave Matranga 2008 .000 DNP
37 74 Barry Wesson 2008 .000 DNP
38 73 Ed Rogers 2010 .000 DNP
39 73 Rich Thompson 2010 .000 DNP
40 73 Michel Hernandez 2010 .000 DNP
41 73 Max St. Pierre 2011 .000 DNP
42 73 Mark Johnson 2007 .000 DNP
43 72 Danny Sandoval 2010 .000 DNP
44 72 Steve Torrealba 2009 .000 DNP
45 72 Adam Stern 2011 .000 DNP
46 72 Todd Donovan 2010 .000 DNP
47 72 Doug Clark 2007 .000 DNP
48 72 Wil Nieves 2009 .224
49 72 Gustavo Molina 2013 .000 DNP
50 71 Kevin Hooper 2008 .000 DNP
51 71 Ramon Nivar 2011 .000 DNP
52 71 Omir Santos 2012 .087
53 71 Jesus Merchan 2012 .000 DNP
54 71 J.J. Furmaniak 2011 .000 DNP
55 71 Corky Miller 2007 .248
56 71 Victor Mercedes 2010 .000 DNP
57 70 Guillermo Quiroz 2013 .190
58 70 Bo Hart 2008 .000 DNP
59 70 Henry Mateo 2008 .000 DNP
60 70 Luis Maza 2011 .000 DNP
61 70 John Gall 2009 .000 DNP
62 70 Guillermo Rodriguez 2009 .113
63 69 Vinny Rottino 2011 .189
64 69 Royce Huffman 2008 .000 DNP
65 69 Jose Yepez 2012 .000 DNP
66 69 Humberto Quintero 2011 .206
67 69 Koyie Hill 2010 .214
68 69 Dee Brown 2009 .000 DNP
69 68 Andy Cannizaro 2010 .000 DNP
70 68 Michael Spidale 2013 .000 DNP
71 68 Michel Abreu 2010 .000 DNP
72 68 Jesus Feliciano 2010 .202
73 68 Kevin Cash 2009 .195
74 68 Adam Heether 2013 .000 DNP
75 68 Richard Paz 2009 .000 DNP
76 68 Kevin Howard 2012 .000 DNP
77 68 Dusty Brown 2013 .000 DNP
78 67 Ben Davis 2008 .000 DNP
79 67 Nick Gorneault 2010 .000 DNP
80 67 Andrew Beattie 2009 .000 DNP
81 67 Pete Orr 2010 .000 DNP
82 67 Eli Whiteside 2011 .214
83 66 Jon Weber 2009 .000 DNP
84 66 Mike Rose 2008 .000 DNP
85 66 Brian Barden 2012 .000 DNP
86 66 Ed Lucas 2013 .243
87 66 Matt Treanor 2007 .265
88 66 Ron Calloway 2008 .000 DNP
89 66 Corey Smith 2013 .000 DNP
90 66 Mike Edwards 2008 .000 DNP
91 65 Justin Christian 2011 .268
92 65 Matt Tolbert 2013 .000 DNP
93 65 Jason Ellison 2009 .000 DNP
94 65 J.R. House 2011 .000 DNP
95 65 Cory Sullivan 2011 .000 DNP
96 64 Don Kelly 2011 .239
97 64 Larry Cox 1979 .214
98 64 Luke Carlin 2012 .259
99 64 Brad Ausmus 2000 .244
100 64 Alex Trevino 1989 .273

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BP Annual Player Comments

YearComment
2014 Due to publishing agreements, the 2014 player comments and team essays are only available in the Baseball Prospectus 2014 book (available in hardcopy, e-book, and Kindle).

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  Title Author Date
The Lineup Card: Ten Position Players We Would Like to See PitchBaseball Prospectus2013-08-28
This article requires BP Premium accessSobsequy: Notable NL Minor-League Free Agent SigneesAdam Sobsey2013-02-27
This article requires BP Premium accessSobsequy: The Art of LosingAdam Sobsey2012-05-09


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