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Ed Easley C Cardinals

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 28)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
250 .250 3 23 22 1 .243 0.7
Birth Date12-21-1985
Height6' 0"
Weight205 lbs
Age28 years, 10 months, 4 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
2007 YAK A- 33 141 .273 .262 .354 .385 .263 .284 100 2 4.1 0.4 -0.1 -1.1 6.3 0.6 6.3 0.6
2008 VIS A+ 118 502 .234 .265 .336 .394 .266 .311 105 -14.1 15.0 5.1 0.1 -0.4 5.6 0.6 5.6 0.6
2009 VIS A+ 106 440 .243 .260 .336 .390 .265 .282 99 -8 12.6 0.8 -0.8 0.2 10.6 1.0 10.6 1.0
2010 MOB AA 55 184 .256 .262 .336 .381 .262 .323 93 -0.8 5.3 2 -0.7 -0.2 7.2 0.7 7.2 0.7
2010 RNO AAA 17 55 .180 .280 .351 .436 .270 .237 110 -5 1.7 0.7 -0.1 0.1 -2.7 -0.3 -2.7 -0.3
2011 MOB AA 83 328 .253 .258 .335 .391 .254 .318 109 -2.7 9.7 5.6 -1.2 1.0 12.9 1.2 12.9 1.2
2012 MOB AA 67 239 .256 .251 .327 .373 .257 .295 104 -1.1 6.6 3.6 2.0 -1.0 4.8 0.7 4.8 0.7
2013 RNO AAA 87 328 .289 .272 .335 .425 .268 .383 112 10.1 9.3 4.9 0.1 -4.4 20.9 2.1 20.9 2.1
2014 MEM AAA 80 312 .286 .272 .339 .422 .269 .321 93 9.3 9.3 5.7 -0.5 -2.7 23.1 2.3 23.1 2.3

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
2007 YAK A- 141 21 31 1 1 6 20 9 30 1 0 .250 .326 .419 .169 .273 6.3 -0.1 0.6
2008 VIS A+ 502 52 112 20 1 6 53 42 106 1 1 .247 .315 .336 .088 .234 5.6 0.1 0.6
2009 VIS A+ 440 50 86 18 1 3 38 48 86 0 1 .228 .322 .304 .077 .243 10.6 -0.8 1.0
2010 RNO AAA 55 4 9 3 0 0 7 3 14 0 0 .188 .218 .250 .062 .180 -2.7 -0.1 -0.3
2010 MOB AA 184 13 42 6 0 1 18 19 36 5 2 .259 .333 .315 .056 .256 7.2 -0.7 0.7
2011 MOB AA 328 37 79 16 0 4 37 32 51 1 2 .273 .352 .370 .097 .253 12.9 -1.2 1.2
2012 MOB AA 239 18 54 7 0 2 23 31 30 1 1 .265 .356 .328 .064 .256 4.8 2.0 0.7
2013 RNO AAA 328 39 98 22 1 6 49 28 50 2 2 .334 .394 .478 .143 .289 20.9 0.1 2.1
2014 MEM AAA 312 43 82 17 1 10 43 22 46 0 4 .296 .359 .473 .177 .286 23.1 -0.5 2.3

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
2009-07-05 2009-07-15 Minors 10 0 Left Hip Strain Hip Flexor - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 0 d2014

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Signed by St. Louis as a free agent 11/14/13 (minor-league contract).
  • Drafted by Arizona 2007 (1s-61) (Mississippi State). Signed 6/26/07, $0.531M signing bonus.

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 517 55 138 26 1 8 52 44 87 1 1 .297 .359 .408 .285 26.0 C 0, 1B 0 2.8
80o 494 50 126 24 1 7 48 40 85 1 1 .280 .340 .384 .270 17.9 C 0, 1B 0 1.9
70o 477 47 116 22 1 6 45 37 84 1 1 .268 .327 .368 .260 12.4 C 0, 1B 0 1.4
60o 463 44 109 21 1 6 42 34 83 1 1 .258 .316 .354 .250 8.0 C 0, 1B 0 0.9
50o 450 41 102 19 1 6 40 32 82 1 1 .249 .305 .341 .242 4.1 C 0, 1B 0 0.5
40o 437 39 95 18 1 5 38 30 81 1 1 .239 .294 .328 .233 0.4 C 0, 1B 0 0.1
30o 423 36 89 17 1 5 35 28 79 1 1 .229 .283 .314 .224 -3.3 C 0, 1B 0 -0.4
20o 406 33 81 15 0 5 33 26 78 1 1 .218 .269 .298 .214 -7.3 C 0, 1B 0 -0.8
10o 383 29 71 14 0 4 29 23 75 1 1 .202 .251 .276 .199 -12.3 C 0, 1B 0 -1.3
Weighted Mean45743106201641338211.253.310.347.2466.0C 0, 1B 00.7

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
3% 9% 12% 21% 26%

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
20152925025539022020430.238.300.312.233-0.1-0.6-0.81.114.9-15.80.0
2016304905110821064241860.243.308.330.2400.43.9-1.42.114.9-11.70.0
20173161964136260753491120.242.303.328.2370.22.1-1.82.514.9-13.50.0
20183260061126260852451100.231.291.324.231-0.2-1.7-1.82.214.9-17.10.0
20193362363131250752501150.234.297.317.231-0.2-2.0-1.82.114.9-17.20.0
20203463564137240752521160.237.300.314.232-0.2-1.6-1.92.014.9-16.70.0
20213562664135241752511150.237.301.317.233-0.1-1.4-1.81.814.9-16.30.0
20223662562132231751491180.232.294.309.227-0.5-4.7-1.81.614.9-19.50.0
20233760863132221853471160.239.301.325.235-0.0-0.2-1.71.414.9-14.90.0

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
3.30.63.94.24.75.616.7

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5 89 Luis Martinez 2013 .000 DNP
6 87 Corey Myers 2008 .000 DNP
7 87 Konrad Schmidt 2013 .000 DNP
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9 86 Robbie Widlansky 2013 .000 DNP
10 86 Cody Clark 2010 .000 DNP
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12 85 Chris Stewart 2010 .000 DNP
13 85 Carlos Maldonado 2007 .262
14 85 Michel Hernandez 2007 .000 DNP
15 85 Kenny Perez 2010 .000 DNP
16 85 Javi Herrera 2009 .000 DNP
17 85 Jose Yepez 2009 .000 DNP
18 85 Mike Eylward 2008 .000 DNP
19 84 Bobby Wilson 2011 .194
20 84 Mike Nickeas 2011 .202
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22 84 Steve Kleen 2011 .000 DNP
23 83 Steve Holm 2008 .261
24 83 Kyle Phillips 2012 .000 DNP
25 83 Edwin Bellorin 2010 .000 DNP
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27 83 Devin Ivany 2011 .000 DNP
28 83 Brett Roneberg 2007 .000 DNP
29 83 Chris Robinson 2012 .000 DNP
30 83 Adam Donachie 2012 .000 DNP
31 83 Chris Nowak 2011 .000 DNP
32 82 Mike Paulk 2012 .000 DNP
33 82 Ben Copeland 2012 .000 DNP
34 82 Ryan Budde 2008 -.002
35 82 A.J. Ellis 2009 .068
36 82 Dusty Brown 2010 .169
37 82 Matt Tupman 2008 .720
38 82 Emerson Frostad 2011 .000 DNP
39 82 Mark Wagner 2012 .000 DNP
40 82 Joel Weeks 2013 .000 DNP
41 82 Erik Kratz 2008 .000 DNP
42 82 Josh Kroeger 2011 .000 DNP
43 82 John Suomi 2009 .000 DNP
44 82 Dan Nelson 2012 .000 DNP
45 82 Matt Miller 2011 .000 DNP
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47 81 P.J. Pilittere 2010 .000 DNP
48 81 Jason Delaney 2011 .000 DNP
49 81 Bubba Bell 2011 .000 DNP
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51 81 Omir Santos 2009 .251
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53 81 Humberto Quintero 2008 .202
54 81 Josh Rabe 2007 .140
55 81 Russell Mitchell 2013 .000 DNP
56 81 Hector Gimenez 2011 .209
57 81 Alberto Concepcion 2009 .000 DNP
58 81 Kevin Russo 2013 .000 DNP
59 81 Ty Wright 2013 .000 DNP
60 81 Freddy Sandoval 2011 .000 DNP
61 80 Jeff Kindel 2011 .000 DNP
62 80 Rich Thompson 2007 .000 DNP
63 80 Reid Gorecki 2009 .168
64 80 Vince Harrison 2008 .000 DNP
65 80 Luke Allen 2007 .000 DNP
66 80 Christian Colonel 2010 .000 DNP
67 80 Juan Ciriaco 2012 .000 DNP
68 80 John Purdom 2009 .000 DNP
69 80 Ricardo Nanita 2009 .000 DNP
70 80 Clint Sammons 2011 .000 DNP
71 80 James Tomlin 2011 .000 DNP
72 80 Sandy Madera 2009 .000 DNP
73 80 Casey Benjamin 2009 .000 DNP
74 80 Luke Montz 2012 .000 DNP
75 80 Jordan Czarniecki 2009 .000 DNP
76 80 Craig Albernaz 2011 .000 DNP
77 80 Ed Lucas 2010 .000 DNP
78 80 Jamie Hoffmann 2013 .000 DNP
79 80 Tyrell Godwin 2008 .000 DNP
80 80 Rashad Eldridge 2010 .000 DNP
81 80 Ray Chang 2012 .000 DNP
82 80 Val Majewski 2009 .000 DNP
83 80 Craig Stansberry 2010 .000 DNP
84 80 Steve Tolleson 2012 .186
85 80 Jeffrey Corsaletti 2011 .000 DNP
86 80 Brian Dinkelman 2012 .000 DNP
87 80 Archie Gilbert 2012 .000 DNP
88 80 John Baker 2009 .265
89 80 Cole Armstrong 2012 .000 DNP
90 80 Brennan King 2009 .000 DNP
91 80 Brad Davis 2011 .000 DNP
92 80 Kevin Howard 2009 .000 DNP
93 80 Carlos Ruiz 2007 .248
94 79 Miguel Negron 2011 .000 DNP
95 79 Alejandro Machado 2010 .000 DNP
96 79 Ryan Hanigan 2009 .249
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98 79 J.C. Boscan 2008 .000 DNP
99 79 Justin Knoedler 2009 .000 DNP
100 79 Jose Morales 2011 .249

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BP Annual Player Comments

YearComment
2008 Yet another backstop of sorts, Ed Easley was a supplemental first-rounder out of Mississippi State last June because of his decent approach and power at the plate, and despite concerns about his defense behind it.

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