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2016 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 30)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
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Birth Date8-26-1985
Height6' 2"
Weight215 lbs
Age31 years, 0 months, 2 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
0.02012
0.32013
-0.52014
0.02015
0.12016
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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
2011 PIT 25 10 29 26 5 7 0 0 0 7 3 7 0 0 0 0 1 1 .269 .345 .269 .228 0.5 -0.5 0.0
2012 PIT 26 6 5 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .400 .250 .249 0.2 -0.1 0.0
2013 MIN 27 6 16 13 2 5 1 0 1 9 3 3 0 0 0 4 0 0 .385 .500 .692 .400 2.9 -0.2 0.3
2014 MIN 28 28 81 75 11 16 4 0 1 23 5 15 1 0 5 1 0 .213 .272 .307 .220 -0.7 -4.0 -0.5
2015 MIN 29 15 27 22 2 5 2 0 0 7 5 11 0 0 0 2 0 0 .227 .370 .318 .248 0.5 -0.2 0.0
2016 PIT 30 23 61 51 9 9 2 0 0 11 8 11 0 1 1 6 0 1 .176 .283 .216 .228 -0.0 -1.2 -0.1
2016 SLN 30 24 41 38 7 14 2 0 0 16 3 7 0 0 0 5 0 1 .368 .415 .421 .306 3.1 -1.1 0.2
Career112260229365711027428551112223.249.332.323.2516.5-7.1-0.1

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
2007 HEL Rk 43 157 .255 .273 .346 .407 .000 .239 103 -1 5.0 1.6 0.1 -0.1 5.6 0.5 5.6 0.5
2008 WVA A 104 437 .313 .256 .325 .377 .000 .395 108 25.3 13.2 0.8 -2.5 2.5 41.8 4.1 41.8 4.1
2009 LYN A+ 47 187 .253 .251 .328 .372 .000 .269 98 -1.4 5.4 1.7 2.1 0.4 6.1 0.8 6.1 0.8
2009 TAM A+ 59 255 .255 .247 .320 .359 .000 .302 103 -1.5 7.4 -1.5 -4.1 -0.5 3.9 -0.0 3.9 -0.0
2010 BRD A+ 83 337 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .359 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2010 PIR Rk 3 12 .222 .222 .307 .307 .000 .143 107 -0.5 0.4 0.1 -0.0 0.3 0.4 0.0 0.4 0.0
2011 PIT MLB 10 29 .228 .248 .316 .381 .000 .368 98 -0.9 0.8 0.4 -0.5 0.2 0.5 0.0 0.5 0.0
2011 ALT AA 37 134 .362 .251 .320 .379 .000 .386 84 15.1 3.9 0 -1.3 -0.8 18.3 1.7 18.3 1.7
2011 IND AAA 38 143 .236 .267 .326 .407 .000 .256 96 -4.1 4.4 2.4 -0.3 -0.7 2.1 0.2 2.1 0.2
2012 PIT MLB 6 5 .249 .240 .302 .363 .000 .333 92 -0.1 0.1 0 -0.1 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0
2012 IND AAA 65 176 .187 .260 .330 .390 .000 .264 100 -14.4 5.2 2.1 -2.9 0.9 -6.2 -0.9 -6.2 -0.9
2013 MIN MLB 6 16 .400 .252 .309 .392 .000 .444 97 2.1 0.4 0.2 -0.2 0.1 2.9 0.3 2.9 0.3
2013 ROC AAA 65 243 .251 .260 .335 .396 .000 .252 104 -2.5 7.0 3.7 3.7 -0.9 7.2 1.1 7.2 1.1
2014 MIN MLB 28 81 .220 .263 .322 .396 .000 .254 107 -3 2.1 1.2 -4.0 -1.0 -0.7 -0.5 -0.7 -0.5
2014 ROC AAA 36 125 .234 .264 .327 .398 .000 .337 106 -3.7 3.7 2.1 8.0 -0.8 1.3 0.9 1.3 0.9
2015 MIN MLB 15 27 .248 .263 .321 .421 .000 .455 104 -0.3 0.7 0.4 -0.2 -0.3 0.5 0.0 0.5 0.0
2015 ROC AAA 67 248 .288 .259 .318 .362 .000 .364 92 7.4 6.9 3.7 8.6 0.8 18.8 2.8 18.8 2.8
2016 PIT MLB 23 61 .228 .258 .327 .410 .276 .220 96 -1.9 1.6 1 -1.2 -0.7 -0.0 -0.1 -0.0 -0.1
2016 SLN MLB 24 41 .306 .257 .326 .434 .285 .452 96 1.9 1.1 0.6 -1.1 -0.5 3.1 0.2 3.1 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
2007 HEL Rk 157 25 29 7 0 3 19 14 28 4 3 .209 .288 .324 .115 .255 5.6 0.1 0.5
2008 WVA A 437 76 129 26 5 10 63 43 74 15 3 .335 .410 .506 .171 .313 41.8 -2.5 4.1
2009 LYN A+ 187 22 38 11 0 3 14 22 25 0 0 .242 .358 .369 .127 .253 6.1 2.1 0.8
2009 TAM A+ 255 34 56 11 2 2 24 27 43 11 5 .250 .336 .344 .094 .255 3.9 -4.1 -0.0
2010 PIR Rk 12 1 1 0 0 0 0 5 0 1 0 .143 .500 .143 .000 .222 0.4 -0.0 0.0
2010 BRD A+ 337 53 86 16 5 8 48 37 64 10 1 .300 .392 .474 .174 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 PIT MLB 29 5 7 0 0 0 0 3 7 1 1 .269 .345 .269 .000 .228 0.5 -0.5 0.0
2011 ALT AA 134 24 39 4 2 5 16 16 21 1 0 .345 .427 .549 .204 .362 18.3 -1.3 1.7
2011 IND AAA 143 16 24 5 1 2 11 21 30 3 0 .203 .333 .314 .110 .236 2.1 -0.3 0.2
2012 IND AAA 176 14 33 7 0 0 10 10 38 1 0 .204 .257 .247 .043 .187 -6.2 -2.9 -0.9
2012 PIT MLB 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .250 .400 .250 .000 .249 0.2 -0.1 0.0
2013 MIN MLB 16 2 5 1 0 1 4 3 3 0 0 .385 .500 .692 .308 .400 2.9 -0.2 0.3
2013 ROC AAA 243 32 43 11 2 5 31 35 47 8 0 .215 .339 .365 .150 .251 7.2 3.7 1.1
2014 ROC AAA 125 12 28 7 1 0 11 12 29 5 0 .252 .323 .333 .081 .234 1.3 8.0 0.9
2014 MIN MLB 81 11 16 4 0 1 5 5 15 1 0 .213 .272 .307 .093 .220 -0.7 -4.0 -0.5
2015 ROC AAA 248 28 65 7 1 2 19 25 47 1 2 .293 .367 .360 .068 .288 18.8 8.6 2.8
2015 MIN MLB 27 2 5 2 0 0 2 5 11 0 0 .227 .370 .318 .091 .248 0.5 -0.2 0.0
2016 PIT MLB 61 9 9 2 0 0 6 8 11 0 1 .176 .283 .216 .039 .228 -0.0 -1.2 -0.1
2016 SLN MLB 41 7 14 2 0 0 5 3 7 0 1 .368 .415 .421 .053 .306 3.1 -1.1 0.2

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
2011 111 0.5045 0.4595 0.7647 0.6250 0.2909 0.8000 0.6875 0.2353 46 0.000381
2012 24 0.3750 0.4167 0.8000 0.6667 0.2667 1.0000 0.5000 0.2000 11 0.000372
2013 59 0.5085 0.3220 0.7895 0.4333 0.2069 0.9231 0.5000 0.2105 31 0.001382
2014 289 0.5502 0.4083 0.7881 0.5472 0.2385 0.8736 0.5484 0.2119 151 0.001221
2015 117 0.4957 0.4103 0.6250 0.6207 0.2034 0.6944 0.4167 0.3750 55 0.000076
2016 405 0.5259 0.4543 0.7663 0.6948 0.1875 0.8311 0.5000 0.2337 0 0.000000
Career10050.52240.42790.75810.620.21850.83340.52490.241956.98810.0005

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
2010-07-02 2010-07-28 Minors 26 0 Face Surgery Orbital Bone -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2016 SLN $575,000
2015 MIN $
2014 MIN $
2013 MIN $
YearsDescriptionSalary
2011Current$575,000
1 yrTotal$575,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 108 dJoe Speed1 year/$0.575M (2016)

Details
  • 1 year (2016). Signed by St. Louis as a free agent 11/12/15 (minor-league contract). Salary of $0.575M in majors. Contract selected by St. Louis 4/3/16. Claimed by Pittsburgh off waivers 7/3/16 after being DFA by St. Louis 6/28/16.
  • 1 year (2015). Contract selected by Minnesota 7/8/15. DFA by Minnesota 8/7/15. Sent outright to Minnesota 8/8/15. Contract selected by Minnesota 9/1/15. Sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 10/21/15.
  • 1 year/$0.515M (2014). Re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14. Sent outright to Triple-A by Minnesota 12/23/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by Minnesota as a free agent 11/12 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Minnesota 9/9/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Contract purchased by Pittsburgh 6/26/12. DFA by Pittsburgh 10/25/12. Elected free agency 10/29/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Contract purchased by Pittsburgh 6/25/11. Sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 11/23/11.
  • Acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from NY Yankees 6/30/09.
  • Acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Milwaukee 2/4/09.
  • Drafted by Milwaukee 2007 (10-311) (Ohio State). $67,500 signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .197 .262 .280 .222
11 vs R (Multi) .247 .356 .357 .251
18 Split (Multi) .050 .095 .078 .029
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.012 -.023 -.032 -.018
30 vs L (2015) .000 .167 .000 .119
31 vs R (2015) .294 .429 .412 .285
38 Split (2015) .294 .262 .412 .166
39 LgAvg (2015) -.009 -.021 -.026 -.016

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BP Articles

Eric Fryer is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
Expert FAAB Review: Week 15Mike Gianella2016-07-15
Transaction Analysis: Only The LoneyJeffrey Paternostro2016-06-01
Transaction Analysis: Only The LoneyBryan Grosnick2016-06-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Grilli, Pierz InR.J. Anderson2014-12-29
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Grilli, Pierz InWilson Karaman2014-12-29
BP Unfiltered: Glen Perkins Dislikes Losing StrikesBen Lindbergh2014-06-17
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Preview: AL Central 2014 Preseason PreviewNick Wheatley-Schaller2014-03-26
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Preview: AL Central 2014 Preseason PreviewBen Lindbergh2014-03-26
Transaction Analysis: White Sox Sign Scott Downs, Complete Groundball BullpenBen Lindbergh2013-12-20
Transaction Analysis: White Sox Sign Scott Downs, Complete Groundball BullpenR.J. Anderson2013-12-20
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: September 9, 2013Clint Chisam2013-09-09
In A Pickle: The Disunited States of AmericaJason Wojciechowski2013-01-17
Baseball ProGUESTus: The Men Behind the Men Behind the PlateJonathan Bernhardt2011-12-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Overpaid Filler Player EditionR.J. Anderson2011-11-11
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessResident Fantasy Genius: Fantasy Rumor Mill for 10/24/11Derek Carty2011-10-24
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: Should the Pirates Walk the Plank?R.J. Anderson2011-05-24
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Pirates AdriftKevin Goldstein2009-09-08
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: Rust Belt Teams Rusted Out?John Perrotto2009-08-02
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction of the Day: Rebooting the PiratesChristina Kahrl2009-07-01
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Outside Help, AL EastJay Jaffe2009-03-29


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Advanced Catching Metrics

Year Lg Framing Chances CSAA Framing Runs Blocking Chances EPAA Blocking Runs SB Attempts SRAA TRAA Throwing Runs FRAA Adj. FRAA
2008 afx 0 .000 0.0 1893 .002 -1.4 48 .053 .009 -1.5 -2.9 -2.5
2009 afa 0 .000 0.0 1630 -.000 0.0 50 -.006 -.002 0.2 0.2 -2.1
2011 mlb 443 -.006 -0.4 284 -.000 0.0 8 -.000 .000 0.0 -0.4 -0.5
2011 aax 0 .000 0.0 589 -.001 0.1 12 .036 -.003 -0.2 -0.1 -1.3
2011 aaa 2417 -.003 -1.3 1436 -.000 0.1 29 -.006 .000 0.1 -1.1 -0.3
2012 aaa 2520 .001 0.4 1463 -.001 0.3 35 .091 .003 -2.0 -1.2 -2.9
2013 aaa 4230 .004 3.0 2509 -.000 0.2 28 -.058 -.000 1.0 4.2 3.7
2013 mlb 312 -.002 -0.1 192 -.000 0.0 4 -.007 -.000 0.0 -0.1 -0.2
2014 mlb 1391 -.016 -3.2 981 .000 -0.0 16 .059 -.000 -0.6 -3.8 -4.0
2014 aaa 2521 .018 7.6 1467 -.000 0.1 13 -.027 -.000 0.2 7.9 8.0
2015 mlb 458 .001 0.1 339 -.000 0.0 1 .011 -.002 0.0 0.1 -0.2
2015 aaa 4333 .007 4.5 2504 -.001 0.6 28 -.025 -.002 0.4 5.5 8.6
2016 mlb 1615 -.007 -1.7 1081 .000 -0.1 19 .006 .005 -0.1 -1.9 -2.3

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