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2015 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 29)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date3-5-1985
Height6' 0"
Weight190 lbs
Age30 years, 5 months, 25 days
BatsR
ThrowsL
-0.22011
0.32012
2013
-0.72014
0.22015
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2009 TOR MLB 2 2 7.7 14 6 9 4 .267 101 16.4 7.0 4.7 10.6 15% .435 .424 2.61 9.93 14.09 105 13.65 -0.7
2010 TOR MLB 7 3 22.3 20 13 18 2 .258 116 8.1 5.2 0.8 7.3 41% .281 .248 1.48 4.48 5.64 108 4.55 0.1
2011 TOR MLB 5 4 18.3 23 12 18 4 .254 106 11.3 5.9 2.0 8.8 34% .345 .337 1.91 6.23 9.82 107 7.69 -0.6
2012 ANA MLB 1 1 5.0 3 0 6 0 .239 91 5.4 0.0 0.0 10.8 33% .250 .139 0.60 0.65 0.00 88 0.89 0.2
2014 OAK 0 3 3 16.3 19 7 14 2 .262 99 10.5 3.9 1.1 7.7 45% .347 .295 1.59 0.00 4.41 0 0.00 0.0
2014 TOR 0 2 0 4.3 10 4 5 3 .261 98 20.8 8.3 6.2 10.4 28% .467 .551 3.23 0.00 27.00 0 0.00 0.0
2015 OAK MLB 1 1 5.0 7 1 1 1 .271 109 12.6 1.8 1.8 1.8 35% .316 .296 1.60 6.50 5.40 114 6.04 -0.1
2014 TOT MLB 5 3 20.7 29 11 19 5 .262 99 12.6 4.8 2.2 8.3 41% .375 .366 1.94 6.35 9.15 108 8.87 -1.1
CareerMLB211479.096437116.25910610.94.91.88.136%.338.3191.765.797.971077.42-2.0

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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2007 AUB A- 6 2 18.0 9 6 21 0 .251 100 4.5 3.0 0.0 10.5 52% .214 .160 0.83 2.28 2.00
2008 LNS A 15 15 81.3 71 28 92 3 .259 96 7.9 3.1 0.3 10.2 53% .319 .243 1.22 2.70 2.55
2008 DUN A+ 6 6 33.3 25 12 35 2 .253 109 6.8 3.2 0.5 9.5 38% .284 .226 1.11 2.98 1.35
2008 NHP AA 6 6 32.7 24 12 32 2 .255 105 6.6 3.3 0.6 8.8 33% .262 .213 1.10 3.25 1.10
2009 TOR MLB 2 2 7.7 14 6 9 4 .267 101 16.4 7.0 4.7 10.6 15% .435 .424 2.61 9.93 14.09
2009 LVG AAA 14 14 84.3 83 35 72 6 .274 99 8.9 3.7 0.6 7.7 46% .316 .253 1.40 4.06 4.06
2010 TOR MLB 7 3 22.3 20 13 18 2 .258 116 8.1 5.2 0.8 7.3 41% .281 .248 1.48 4.48 5.64
2010 LVG AAA 20 20 112.3 118 43 100 15 .272 105 9.5 3.4 1.2 8.0 43% .310 .263 1.43 4.74 4.97
2011 TOR MLB 5 4 18.3 23 12 18 4 .254 106 11.3 5.9 2.0 8.8 34% .345 .337 1.91 6.23 9.82
2011 LVG AAA 24 24 157.3 161 39 136 20 .266 113 9.2 2.2 1.1 7.8 43% .309 .233 1.27 4.55 4.00
2012 ANA MLB 1 1 5.0 3 0 6 0 .239 91 5.4 0.0 0.0 10.8 33% .250 .139 0.60 0.65 0.00
2012 SLC AAA 21 19 109.0 133 40 67 13 .273 103 11.0 3.3 1.1 5.5 45% .331 .288 1.59 5.23 5.86
2013 ROU AAA 18 17 97.7 92 29 73 9 .270 91 8.5 2.7 0.8 6.7 45% .280 .253 1.24 4.29 3.87
2014 OAK MLB 3 3 16.3 19 7 14 2 .262 99 10.5 3.9 1.1 7.7 45% .347 .295 1.59 0.00 4.41
2014 TOR MLB 2 0 4.3 10 4 5 3 .261 98 20.8 8.3 6.2 10.4 28% .467 .551 3.23 0.00 27.00
2014 BUF AAA 6 6 32.3 26 5 26 2 .250 99 7.2 1.4 0.6 7.2 38% .270 .198 0.96 0.00 3.06
2014 NAS AAA 14 12 75.0 51 18 77 5 .258 89 6.1 2.2 0.6 9.2 57% .242 .205 0.92 0.00 1.56
2015 OAK MLB 1 1 5.0 7 1 1 1 .271 109 12.6 1.8 1.8 1.8 35% .316 .296 1.60 6.50 5.40
2015 NAS AAA 23 23 133.3 129 49 91 11 .263 87 8.7 3.3 0.7 6.1 41% .294 .256 1.33 4.45 4.32

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
2009 189 0.5556 0.3704 0.7143 0.4952 0.2143 0.7692 0.5556 0.2857
2010 406 0.5320 0.3867 0.8217 0.5509 0.2000 0.8403 0.7632 0.1783
2011 372 0.5188 0.4301 0.8000 0.6218 0.2235 0.8333 0.7000 0.2000
2012 88 0.5341 0.4773 0.7619 0.6383 0.2927 0.8667 0.5000 0.2381
2014 413 0.4600 0.4262 0.8068 0.6211 0.2601 0.8814 0.6552 0.1932
2015 78 0.5000 0.3846 0.8000 0.5897 0.1795 0.9130 0.4286 0.2000
Career15460.5110.41080.79490.58680.22770.84610.66190.2051

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
2010-06-12 2010-07-06 Minors 24 0 Not Disclosed -
2009-07-03 2009-09-08 Minors 67 0 Right Trunk Strain Rib Cage -
2007-08-25 2007-09-05 Minors 11 0 Not Disclosed -
2007-07-03 2007-08-02 Minors 30 0 Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2015 OAK $
2014 MIL $
2013 ANA $
2012 ANA $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 134 d1 year (2015)

Details
  • 1 year (2015). Signed by Oakland as a free agent 10/27/14 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Oakland 8/14/15. DFA by Oakland 8/14/15, sent outright by Oakland 8/17/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/9/14 (minor-league contract). Acquired by Oakland in trade from Milwaukee 6/17/14. Contract selected by Oakland 6/20/14. Claimed by Toronto off waivers 7/17/14 after being DFA by Oakland 7/7/14. DFA by Toronto 7/22/14. Sent outright to Triple-A 7/24/14. Contract selected by Toronto 8/11/14. DFA by Toronto 8/12/14. Sent outright to Triple-A 8/14/14. Refused assignment by Toronto 10/4/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Re-signed by LA Angels 3/2/13. Claimed by Texas off waivers from LA Angels 3/24/13. Sent outright to Triple-A by LA Angels 3/28/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Re-signed by LA Angels 3/3/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Re-signed by Toronto 3/11. Acquired by LA Angels in trade from Toronto 12/1/11.
  • 1 year (2010). Re-signed by Toronto 2/10.
  • 1 year (2009). Contract purchased by Toronto 6/17/09.
  • Drafted 2007 (4-145) (Arizona). $0.14M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .453 .524 .904 .505
11 vs R (Multi) .259 .345 .392 .275
18 Split (Multi) .194 .179 .512 .231
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.024 -.027 -.064 -.028
30 vs L (2014) .481 .545 1.000 .547
31 vs R (2014) .267 .353 .383 .278
38 Split (2014) .215 .193 .617 .269
39 LgAvg (2014) -.020 -.022 -.062 -.025

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BP Articles

Brad Mills is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
The Week in Quotes: March 2-9, 2015Nick Bacarella2015-03-10
The Week in Quotes: March 2-9, 2015Nick Wheatley-Schaller2015-03-10
The Week in Quotes: March 2-9, 2015Chris Mosch2015-03-10
Baseball Therapy: The Thirty-Run ManagerRussell A. Carleton2015-03-03
This article requires BP Premium accessRumor Roundup: Shift HappeningsChris Mosch2015-03-03
Baseball Therapy: The 10th Man in the LineupRussell A. Carleton2015-02-24
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Happily Everth AfterR.J. Anderson2015-02-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Cubs Get RaysyCraig Goldstein2015-01-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Cubs Get RaysySahadev Sharma2015-01-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Red Sox Place Their BettsR.J. Anderson2014-08-20
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Boston Gives 'Em A Little Thumpin' Thumpin'Daniel Rathman2014-07-22
Daily League Strategy: Two Servings of FlandePaul Sporer2014-07-22
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Cahilling TimeR.J. Anderson2014-07-18
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Billy Beane Buys What the Cubs Are SellingMauricio Rubio2014-07-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Billy Beane Buys What the Cubs Are SellingRon Shah2014-07-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Billy Beane Buys What the Cubs Are SellingBret Sayre2014-07-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Billy Beane Buys What the Cubs Are SellingR.J. Anderson2014-07-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Billy Beane Buys What the Cubs Are SellingJason Parks2014-07-07
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: The A's Get Rick-RolledChris Mosch2014-07-02
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Weekend Wrap-Up, 6/30Daniel Rathman2014-06-30
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Starting Pitcher Planner: Week 14Wilson Karaman2014-06-27
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessDeep Impact: Week 12Ben Carsley2014-06-26
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Weekend Wrap-Up, 6/23Daniel Rathman2014-06-23
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Exception to the RaulR.J. Anderson2014-06-23
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Wheeler Hooks the FishChris Mosch2014-06-20
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Wheeler Hooks the FishDaniel Rathman2014-06-20
Daily League Strategy: Latent LatosPaul Sporer2014-06-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Dombrowski Gone WildR.J. Anderson2014-03-26
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: What it Means to Have the Best Farm System in Baseball, Part TwoSam Miller2014-01-17
Pebble Hunting: The Most Pablo Sandoval Plate AppearancesSam Miller2013-04-24
This article requires BP Premium accessBaseball Therapy: Of Dogs, Men, and Stolen BasesRussell A. Carleton2013-03-04


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Brad Mills has thrown 1,612 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2009 and 2015, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2015, he has relied primarily on his Sinker (87mph) and Change (79mph), also mixing in a Curve (74mph). He also rarely throws a Cutter (83mph).