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2017 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 28)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
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Birth Date7-25-1988
Height6' 6"
Weight215 lbs
Age29 years, 2 months, 1 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2013
2014
2015
0.32016
2.32017
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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
2016 SLN 27 12 18 16 4 7 1 0 0 8 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .438 .500 .500 .358 2.6 0.3 0.3
2017 SLN 28 100 288 256 46 79 12 1 13 132 29 55 0 2 1 42 4 0 .309 .376 .516 .322 23.9 -2.0 2.2
Career11230627250861311314031560214340.316.384.515.32426.5-1.72.5

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 VBC Rk 54 191 .304 .260 .361 .354 .280 .317 100 9.2 5.7 -2.4 3.7 -0.8 11.6 1.5 11.6 1.5
2007 BRI Rk 65 275 .292 .259 .337 .379 .258 .332 97 10.3 8.8 -3.3 1.9 3.1 18.9 2.0 18.9 2.0
2008 KAN A 39 156 .267 .249 .319 .375 .257 .362 100 1.1 4.5 -1.7 4.1 0.1 4.0 0.8 4.0 0.8
2010 WNS A+ 61 261 .231 .265 .331 .397 .254 .271 112 -8.9 8.5 -1.4 3.3 -0.1 -2.0 0.1 -2.0 0.1
2010 BRI Rk 6 24 .455 .253 .296 .364 .259 .444 85 4.8 0.9 -0.3 0.3 0.8 6.1 0.6 6.1 0.6
2011 WNS A+ 80 333 .251 .248 .311 .381 .248 .352 105 -3.4 10.0 -3.6 8.0 0.7 3.6 1.1 3.6 1.1
2011 BIR AA 53 220 .244 .261 .335 .401 .252 .330 101 -4 6.5 -2.4 1.0 -3.7 -3.6 -0.3 -3.6 -0.3
2012 BIR AA 114 482 .252 .252 .330 .376 .260 .299 94 -4.1 13.3 -4.5 3.1 -2.0 2.7 0.6 2.7 0.6
2012 LAG Wnt 16 55 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .333 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 MIS AA 123 475 .266 .244 .318 .370 .257 .321 94 3 12.9 -4.5 -1.7 1.2 12.5 1.2 12.5 1.2
2014 LYN A+ 66 288 .310 .258 .325 .377 .257 .353 95 15.7 8.4 -3.2 0.7 0.6 21.5 2.2 21.5 2.2
2015 OMA AAA 98 396 .351 .272 .334 .408 .270 .434 101 37.9 11.0 -5.1 1.2 -3.6 40.2 4.2 40.2 4.2
2015 ROY Rk 4 17 .325 .270 .334 .359 .261 .312 107 1.2 0.5 -0.3 -0.3 -0.9 0.6 0.0 0.6 0.0
2016 SLN MLB 12 18 .358 .253 .317 .371 .253 .467 96 1.8 0.5 -0.1 0.3 0.4 2.6 0.3 2.6 0.3
2016 MEM AAA 87 329 .257 .264 .334 .409 .273 .299 96 -0.9 9.2 -3.8 -0.4 -1.2 3.4 0.3 3.4 0.3
2016 OMA AAA 37 160 .297 .265 .330 .404 .273 .331 94 6.1 4.5 -2.2 -2.2 1.1 9.6 0.8 9.6 0.8
2017 SLN MLB 100 288 .322 .252 .324 .422 .266 .347 95 18.6 8.4 -3.4 -2.0 0.2 23.9 2.2 23.9 2.2
2017 PMB A+ 3 14 .360 .264 .330 .368 .252 .300 110 1.4 0.4 -0.2 -0.3 0.6 2.3 0.2 2.3 0.2

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 VBC Rk 191 26 44 8 0 4 30 25 29 5 4 .278 .388 .405 .127 .304 11.6 3.7 1.5
2007 BRI Rk 275 34 69 11 3 7 37 22 53 12 2 .282 .348 .437 .155 .292 18.9 1.9 2.0
2008 KAN A 156 19 44 5 0 2 18 12 26 7 5 .306 .359 .382 .076 .267 4.0 4.1 0.8
2010 BRI Rk 24 5 9 1 0 1 5 2 3 1 0 .409 .458 .591 .182 .455 6.1 0.3 0.6
2010 WNS A+ 261 28 57 8 1 5 24 17 42 4 1 .242 .295 .347 .106 .231 -2.0 3.3 0.1
2011 WNS A+ 333 45 99 13 3 5 29 13 44 2 3 .314 .344 .422 .108 .251 3.6 8.0 1.1
2011 BIR AA 220 19 59 13 1 1 16 15 25 5 2 .295 .344 .385 .090 .244 -3.6 1.0 -0.3
2012 BIR AA 482 54 108 15 1 5 42 41 87 6 3 .248 .315 .321 .073 .252 2.7 3.1 0.6
2012 LAG Wnt 55 5 14 2 1 0 2 3 9 1 0 .275 .315 .353 .078 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 MIS AA 475 46 123 19 0 6 39 37 63 6 9 .285 .342 .371 .086 .266 12.5 -1.7 1.2
2014 LYN A+ 288 32 82 14 3 4 34 26 37 5 1 .319 .375 .444 .125 .310 21.5 0.7 2.2
2015 OMA AAA 396 57 131 25 3 10 60 48 55 8 2 .384 .461 .563 .179 .351 40.2 1.2 4.2
2015 ROY Rk 17 2 5 2 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 .333 .353 .467 .133 .325 0.6 -0.3 0.0
2016 SLN MLB 18 4 7 1 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 .438 .500 .500 .062 .358 2.6 0.3 0.3
2016 OMA AAA 160 18 42 10 0 3 18 14 24 2 0 .298 .356 .433 .135 .297 9.6 -2.2 0.8
2016 MEM AAA 329 34 81 18 1 8 42 25 50 9 1 .269 .326 .415 .146 .257 3.4 -0.4 0.3
2017 PMB A+ 14 4 4 2 0 1 4 2 1 1 0 .333 .429 .750 .417 .360 2.3 -0.3 0.2
2017 SLN MLB 288 46 79 12 1 13 42 29 55 4 0 .309 .376 .516 .207 .322 23.9 -2.0 2.2

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
2016 73 0.5205 0.4932 0.9167 0.6842 0.2857 0.9615 0.8000 0.0833 0 0.000000
2017 1162 0.4759 0.4148 0.7905 0.5859 0.2594 0.8549 0.6582 0.2095 0 0.000000
Career12350.47850.41940.7980.59170.2610.86120.66660.20200

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

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2017 SLN $535,000
2016 KCA $
YearsDescriptionSalary
2017Current$535,000
1 yrTotal$535,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 27 d1 year/$0.535M (2017)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.535M (2017). Re-signed by St. Louis 3/17.
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016). Re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/16. Acquired by St. Louis in trade 5/25/16 after being DFA by Kansas City 5/18/16.
  • 1 year (2015). Signed by Kansas City as a free agent 1/28/15 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Kansas City 11/6/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Re-signed by Atlanta as a free agent 6/20/14 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/13/12 (minor-league contract).
  • Signed by Chicago White Sox 2/16/06 as a free agent from Venezuela.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .500 .500 .583 .373
11 vs R (Multi) .250 .500 .250 .328
18 Split (Multi) -.250 .000 -.333 -.045
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.010 -.021 -.029 -.017
30 vs L (2016) .500 .500 .583 .373
31 vs R (2016) .250 .500 .250 .328
38 Split (2016) -.250 .000 -.333 -.045
39 LgAvg (2016) -.008 -.018 -.027 -.016

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BP En Espanol: Analisis del experto en FAABMike Gianella2017-09-12
Expert FAAB Review: Week 24Mike Gianella2017-09-12
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What You Need to Know: Feeling a PinchDemetrius Bell2017-08-04
Expert FAAB Review: Week 18Mike Gianella2017-08-01
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTDGX Transactions: Week 12J.J. Jansons2017-06-30
Expert FAAB Review: Week 12Mike Gianella2017-06-20
Expert FAAB Review: Week 10Mike Gianella2017-06-06
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTDGX Transactions: Week 7J.J. Jansons2017-05-19
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Expert FAAB Review: Week 3Mike Gianella2017-04-18
Expert FAAB Review: Week 1Mike Gianella2017-04-04
Short Relief: Disputing Crash, Remembering Bonderman, and Forgetting PhamZack Moser2017-03-16
Short Relief: Disputing Crash, Remembering Bonderman, and Forgetting PhamJames Fegan2017-03-16
Short Relief: Disputing Crash, Remembering Bonderman, and Forgetting PhamDavid Temple2017-03-16
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This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of Monday, August 19thWilson Karaman2015-10-20
This article requires BP Premium access2015 Prospects: Arizona Diamondbacks Top 10 ProspectsBP Prospect Staff2014-12-12
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This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessThe Top 101 Fantasy Prospects of 2014: Part Two: 51-101Bret Sayre2014-03-04
25-and-Under Talent Rankings: Ranking All 30 Teams from Top to BottomJason Parks2014-03-03
25-and-Under Talent Rankings: Ranking All 30 Teams from Top to BottomBP Prospect Staff2014-03-03
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessDynasty League Positional Rankings: Top 175 Starting PitchersBret Sayre2014-02-27
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