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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 30)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
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Birth Date11-10-1983
Height5' 11"
Weight195 lbs
Age30 years, 8 months, 23 days
BatsL
ThrowsR
2010
-0.12011
2012
2013
-0.22014
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WARP Summary

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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
2011 MIN 27 23 78 73 5 22 1 0 0 23 4 14 1 0 0 4 2 0 .301 .346 .315 .241 -0.9 0.2 -0.1
Career23787352210023414100420.301.346.315.241-0.90.2-0.1

Advanced

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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 ELZ Rk 46 203 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .331 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 BLT A 67 278 .306 .251 .320 .367 .257 .303 94 13.9 8.2 -0.9 2.3 -1.2 20.7 2.3 20.7 2.3
2007 FTM A+ 64 292 .281 .268 .339 .407 .264 .282 92 6.8 8.9 -1.3 1.5 1.5 16.4 1.7 16.4 1.7
2008 FTM A+ 63 274 .296 .260 .333 .388 .256 .325 95 10.4 8.0 -0.1 -2.9 3.2 21.3 1.8 21.3 1.8
2008 NBR AA 52 216 .220 .257 .327 .393 .249 .270 106 -9.3 6.3 -0.2 -3.0 0.6 -0.8 -0.4 -0.8 -0.4
2009 NBR AA 129 542 .311 .263 .337 .389 .270 .330 92 29.6 15.5 -2.3 -0.7 2.1 42.3 4.3 42.3 4.3
2010 ROC AAA 137 592 .255 .261 .329 .400 .252 .309 99 -3.6 17.9 -4.8 -7.4 -0.6 11.4 0.4 11.4 0.4
2011 MIN MLB 23 78 .241 .258 .317 .399 .259 .373 104 -1.5 2.1 -0.4 0.2 0.5 -0.9 -0.1 -0.9 -0.1
2011 ROC AAA 127 526 .229 .257 .323 .391 .250 .294 98 -19.4 16.3 -4.3 0.2 3.1 -2.6 -0.2 -2.6 -0.2
2012 ROC AAA 74 279 .256 .259 .327 .394 .254 .296 94 -1.1 8.3 -3.5 -0.1 0.3 3.7 0.4 3.7 0.4
2013 ROC AAA 89 279 .240 .253 .325 .386 .254 .231 103 -6 8.0 -1.9 -1.9 -2.0 -3.0 -0.5 -2.9 -0.5

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 ELZ Rk 203 24 56 11 0 4 32 10 29 2 1 .298 .337 .420 .122 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 BLT A 278 48 68 16 6 7 21 30 34 10 0 .283 .372 .487 .204 .306 20.7 2.3 2.3
2007 FTM A+ 292 56 63 7 4 6 21 36 43 8 3 .255 .356 .389 .134 .281 16.4 1.5 1.7
2008 FTM A+ 274 44 68 18 2 2 19 33 28 10 1 .293 .398 .414 .121 .296 21.3 -2.9 1.8
2008 NBR AA 216 26 49 14 2 2 21 10 24 2 2 .247 .298 .369 .121 .220 -0.8 -3.0 -0.4
2009 NBR AA 542 62 136 38 2 8 65 55 73 5 6 .296 .380 .440 .144 .311 42.3 -0.7 4.3
2010 ROC AAA 592 58 139 32 2 8 54 52 99 9 4 .265 .334 .379 .114 .255 11.4 -7.4 0.4
2011 MIN MLB 78 5 22 1 0 0 4 4 14 2 0 .301 .346 .315 .014 .241 -0.9 0.2 -0.1
2011 ROC AAA 526 54 114 27 1 3 41 45 93 7 2 .243 .316 .324 .081 .229 -2.6 0.2 -0.2
2012 ROC AAA 279 32 62 13 3 4 32 26 46 5 5 .252 .336 .378 .126 .256 3.7 -0.1 0.4
2013 ROC AAA 279 35 51 10 2 6 23 32 40 6 0 .215 .312 .350 .135 .240 -2.9 -1.9 -0.5

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 275 0.5455 0.5818 0.8000 0.7400 0.3920 0.8829 0.6122 0.2000
Career2750.54550.58180.80.740.3920.88290.61220.2

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2012-04-16 - Minors - - - Not Disclosed - -
2008-07-23 2008-08-01 Minors 9 0 Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 38 dNick Brockmeyer, Platinum Sports1 year (2012)

Details
  • 1 year (2012). Re-signed by Minnesota as a free agent 11/12/11 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2011). Contract purchased by Minnesota 6/3/11. Sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 6/17/11. Contract purchased by Minnesota 9/5/11. Sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 10/20/11.
  • Drafted by Minnesota 2006 (8-246) (McKendree College, Ill.). $13,000 signing bonus.

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Brian Dinkelman is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
Overthinking It: A Fond Farewell to the Fake to ThirdBen Lindbergh2012-05-11
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: The Vortices of Suck, Part IJay Jaffe2012-02-10


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