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Tommy Layne PYankees

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2016 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 31)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date11-2-1984
Height6' 2"
Weight195 lbs
Age31 years, 10 months, 25 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
0.52012
0.02013
-0.12014
0.42015
0.42016
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DRA-Based WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2012 SDN MLB 26 0 16.7 2 0 2 9 3 25 0 .273 96 4.9 1.6 0.0 13.5 51% .243 .194 0.72 1.22 3.24 73 2.34 0.5
2013 SDN MLB 14 0 8.7 0 2 0 10 5 6 1 .258 102 10.4 5.2 1.0 6.2 54% .360 .320 1.73 5.56 2.08 112 4.45 0.0
2014 BOS MLB 30 0 19.0 2 1 0 14 8 14 0 .261 102 6.6 3.8 0.0 6.6 51% .264 .211 1.16 3.11 0.95 106 4.71 -0.1
2015 BOS MLB 64 0 47.7 2 1 1 41 27 45 3 .265 110 7.7 5.1 0.6 8.5 56% .292 .241 1.43 3.86 3.97 98 3.96 0.4
2016 BOS 0 34 0 28.7 0 1 0 27 14 25 1 .255 118 8.5 4.4 0.3 7.8 55% .329 .233 1.43 3.38 3.77 0 0.00 0.0
2016 NYA 0 26 0 14.3 2 0 1 6 6 11 0 .260 111 3.8 3.8 0.0 6.9 50% .158 .157 0.84 3.25 1.88 0 0.00 0.0
2016 TOT MLB 60 0 43.0 2 1 1 33 20 36 1 .257 116 6.9 4.2 0.2 7.5 53% .274 .209 1.23 3.34 3.14 102 4.21 0.4
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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 GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA
2007 MSO Rk 16 16 79.7 4 8 0 94 23 66 9 .276 104 10.6 2.6 1.0 7.5 52% .343 .275 1.47 4.62 4.63 0 0.00
2008 SBN A 35 13 115.0 6 5 0 107 43 71 3 .260 96 8.4 3.4 0.2 5.6 57% .292 .264 1.30 3.65 3.44 121 8.91
2009 VIS A+ 29 4 66.0 4 2 0 63 25 43 1 .269 98 8.6 3.4 0.1 5.9 66% .301 .250 1.33 3.94 2.86 107 5.81
2009 MOB AA 6 6 31.0 0 3 0 27 19 24 0 .256 96 7.8 5.5 0.0 7.0 63% .287 .256 1.48 3.68 4.94 104 5.75
2009 SUR Wnt 12 0 12.7 0 0 0 13 7 11 1 .000 9.2 5.0 0.7 7.8 0% .308 .000 1.57 5.18 4.96 0 0.00
2010 MOB AA 26 26 149.3 12 7 0 146 57 91 9 .264 92 8.8 3.4 0.5 5.5 62% .288 .258 1.36 4.22 3.74 0 0.00
2011 MOB AA 3 3 17.7 2 0 0 16 6 14 1 .255 107 8.2 3.1 0.5 7.1 52% .306 .220 1.25 3.65 2.55 96 3.94
2011 RNO AAA 32 15 121.7 10 7 0 148 57 56 14 .263 120 10.9 4.2 1.0 4.1 54% .315 .265 1.68 5.91 6.21 118 8.14
2012 SDN MLB 26 0 16.7 2 0 2 9 3 25 0 .273 96 4.9 1.6 0.0 13.5 51% .243 .194 0.72 1.22 3.24 73 2.34
2012 SAN AA 32 2 35.7 0 5 1 31 16 36 2 .269 95 7.8 4.0 0.5 9.1 64% .305 .247 1.32 3.34 3.28 86 3.43
2012 RNO AAA 5 4 20.0 0 2 0 30 9 14 4 .277 107 13.5 4.0 1.8 6.3 48% .366 .326 1.95 6.52 10.35 109 5.73
2012 TUC AAA 5 5 22.0 0 3 0 28 15 19 4 .270 96 11.5 6.1 1.6 7.8 56% .348 .346 1.95 6.76 7.77 109 7.00
2013 SDN MLB 14 0 8.7 0 2 0 10 5 6 1 .258 102 10.4 5.2 1.0 6.2 54% .360 .320 1.73 5.56 2.08 112 4.45
2013 TUC AAA 49 0 46.0 2 4 0 49 27 41 1 .271 104 9.6 5.3 0.2 8.0 52% .338 .266 1.65 4.09 4.50 112 5.40
2014 BOS MLB 30 0 19.0 2 1 0 14 8 14 0 .261 102 6.6 3.8 0.0 6.6 51% .264 .211 1.16 3.11 0.95 106 4.71
2014 PAW AAA 37 0 48.0 5 1 11 29 20 53 1 .250 95 5.4 3.8 0.2 9.9 61% .243 .186 1.02 2.73 1.50 88 2.45
2015 BOS MLB 64 0 47.7 2 1 1 41 27 45 3 .265 110 7.7 5.1 0.6 8.5 56% .292 .241 1.43 3.86 3.97 98 3.96
2015 PAW AAA 7 0 7.7 0 0 3 8 2 9 0 .260 88 9.4 2.3 0.0 10.6 71% .381 .230 1.30 1.59 3.52 0 0.00
2016 BOS MLB 34 0 28.7 0 1 0 27 14 25 1 .255 118 8.5 4.4 0.3 7.8 55% .329 .233 1.43 3.38 3.77 102 4.22
2016 NYA MLB 26 0 14.3 2 0 1 6 6 11 0 .260 111 3.8 3.8 0.0 6.9 50% .158 .157 0.84 3.25 1.88 101 4.18

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
2012 279 0.4158 0.3943 0.7273 0.5086 0.3129 0.8814 0.5490 0.2727
2013 152 0.3816 0.3947 0.8833 0.5345 0.3085 0.9355 0.8276 0.1167
2014 292 0.5582 0.4247 0.7984 0.5706 0.2403 0.8817 0.5484 0.2016
2015 792 0.4369 0.3965 0.7707 0.5491 0.2780 0.8737 0.6129 0.2293
2016 631 0.4564 0.4168 0.7605 0.5764 0.2828 0.8675 0.5773 0.2395
Career21460.45250.40590.77380.55380.2810.87830.60060.2262

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
2016 BOS $563,750
2015 BOS $557,000
2014 BOS $
2013 SDN $
2012 SDN $
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$557,000
2011Current$563,750
2 yrPvs + Cur$1,120,750
2 yrTotal$1,120,750

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 144 dPlatinum Sports1 year/$563,750 (2016)

Details
  • 1 year/$563,750 (2016). Re-signed by Boston 3/2/16. DFA by Boston 8/2/16. Released 8/6/16. Signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 8/9/16.
  • 1 year/$0.557M (2015). Re-signed by Boston 3/8/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Signed by Boston as a free agent 11/10/13 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Boston 7/5/14.
  • 1 year/$0.4913M (2013). Re-signed by San Diego 3/9/13. DFA by San Diego 10/25/13. Sent outright to Triple-A 11/4/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Acquired by San Diego in trade from Arizona 5/3/12. Contract purchased by San Diego 8/14/12.
  • Drafted by Arizona 2007 (26-793) (Mount Olive, N.C.).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .156 .253 .184 .172
11 vs R (Multi) .318 .427 .507 .310
18 Split (Multi) -.163 -.174 -.323 -.138
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.020 -.022 -.058 -.023
30 vs L (2015) .148 .248 .170 .170
31 vs R (2015) .322 .433 .517 .309
38 Split (2015) -.174 -.185 -.347 -.140
39 LgAvg (2015) -.016 -.018 -.053 -.020

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BP Articles

Tommy Layne is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
What You Need to Know: Dee Gordon and the Marlins Honor Jose FernandezDaniel Rathman2016-09-27
Prospectus Feature: A Brief, Modern History of Reliever Name ForeshadowingBen Carsley2016-09-16
What You Need to Know: The Braves Might Not Have a FloorDemetrius Bell2016-04-28
Rumor Roundup: Cotts' ContractsDaniel Rathman2016-02-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Baby Blue Jays Crash To EarthR.J. Anderson2015-05-04
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 29, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-29
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This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 28, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-28
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 25, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-25
Pebble Hunting: The Most Interesting Major Leaguer You Probably Haven't Heard OfSam Miller2013-03-29
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessResident Fantasy Genius: Where to Find a Save (or Two)Derek Carty2012-09-14
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What You Need to Know: Tuesday, August 28Daniel Rathman2012-08-28


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Tommy Layne has thrown 2,345 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2009 and 2016, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2016, he has relied primarily on his Sinker (91mph) and Cutter (87mph), also mixing in a Slider (82mph), Fourseam Fastball (90mph), Curve (77mph) and Change (85mph).