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2016 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 31)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date7-15-1984
Height5' 11"
Weight190 lbs
Age31 years, 11 months, 15 days
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-0.02012
0.52013
-0.12014
0.52015
0.02016
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DRA-Based WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

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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
2011 TBA MLB 40 0 37.0 34 16 32 3 .265 97 8.3 3.9 0.7 7.8 33% .290 .243 1.35 3.76 2.92 100 3.87 0.4
2012 TBA MLB 15 0 17.7 16 12 15 2 .257 95 8.2 6.1 1.0 7.6 37% .269 .299 1.58 5.20 5.09 113 4.84 -0.0
2013 TBA MLB 26 0 19.3 18 7 29 4 .260 97 8.4 3.3 1.9 13.5 26% .326 .286 1.29 3.85 6.52 81 2.49 0.5
2014 TBA MLB 29 0 34.0 28 11 24 5 .262 96 7.4 2.9 1.3 6.4 33% .235 .256 1.15 4.63 3.71 112 4.76 -0.1
2015 TBA MLB 63 0 59.0 55 15 44 10 .258 100 8.4 2.3 1.5 6.7 38% .260 .267 1.19 4.73 4.27 108 3.93 0.5
CareerMLB1730167.01516114424.260988.13.31.37.834%.268.2651.274.444.201054.021.3

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 FTW A 14 11 59.7 65 11 44 3 .257 94 9.8 1.7 0.5 6.6 49% .315 .273 1.27 3.34 4.67
2007 EUG A- 4 0 6.3 1 1 6 0 .255 107 1.4 1.4 0.0 8.6 31% .077 .075 0.32 2.26 0.00
2008 FTW A 29 2 56.7 63 19 45 5 .253 101 10.0 3.0 0.8 7.1 43% .341 .279 1.45 3.99 3.49
2008 LEL A+ 22 0 28.0 27 6 36 3 .263 97 8.7 1.9 1.0 11.6 45% .341 .262 1.18 3.35 2.89
2009 SAN AA 65 0 72.0 54 28 100 4 .250 115 6.8 3.5 0.5 12.5 48% .304 .205 1.14 2.45 2.62
2009 PES Wnt 11 0 15.0 14 3 16 3 .000 8.4 1.8 1.8 9.6 0% .275 .000 1.13 5.30 3.00
2010 SAN AA 51 0 72.3 52 25 93 2 .258 90 6.5 3.1 0.2 11.6 43% .294 .213 1.07 2.04 1.87
2011 TBA MLB 40 0 37.0 34 16 32 3 .265 97 8.3 3.9 0.7 7.8 33% .290 .243 1.35 3.76 2.92
2011 DUR AAA 20 0 25.3 17 7 40 1 .255 95 6.0 2.5 0.4 14.2 34% .308 .188 0.95 1.54 1.07
2012 TBA MLB 15 0 17.7 16 12 15 2 .257 95 8.2 6.1 1.0 7.6 37% .269 .299 1.58 5.20 5.09
2012 DUR AAA 40 0 55.3 44 14 73 5 .255 106 7.2 2.3 0.8 11.9 30% .307 .211 1.05 2.62 3.09
2013 TBA MLB 26 0 19.3 18 7 29 4 .260 97 8.4 3.3 1.9 13.5 26% .326 .286 1.29 3.85 6.52
2013 PCH A+ 5 4 6.0 9 0 5 3 .254 98 13.5 0.0 4.5 7.5 24% .333 .358 1.50 8.07 7.50
2013 DUR AAA 9 0 10.3 7 1 14 1 .245 110 6.1 0.9 0.9 12.2 33% .261 .185 0.77 2.33 2.61
2013 RAY Rk 1 1 1.0 0 0 1 0 .256 99 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 50% .000 .150 0.00 4.46 0.00
2014 TBA MLB 29 0 34.0 28 11 24 5 .262 96 7.4 2.9 1.3 6.4 33% .235 .256 1.15 4.63 3.71
2014 DUR AAA 27 0 37.3 36 12 42 4 .250 105 8.7 2.9 1.0 10.1 36% .320 .246 1.29 3.63 3.62
2015 TBA MLB 63 0 59.0 55 15 44 10 .258 100 8.4 2.3 1.5 6.7 38% .260 .267 1.19 4.73 4.27
2015 DUR AAA 4 0 5.3 6 1 7 0 .248 92 10.1 1.7 0.0 11.8 71% .429 .267 1.31 1.09 3.38
2016 IOW AAA 19 0 22.7 14 14 20 3 .260 5.6 5.6 1.2 7.9 48% .200 .280 1.24 6.06 3.97

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
2011 583 0.4957 0.4305 0.7450 0.5779 0.2857 0.8024 0.6310 0.2550
2012 314 0.4299 0.4427 0.7410 0.6074 0.3184 0.8049 0.6491 0.2590
2013 332 0.4428 0.5030 0.6347 0.6259 0.4054 0.7935 0.4400 0.3653
2014 537 0.4451 0.4953 0.7669 0.6444 0.3758 0.8896 0.5982 0.2331
2015 937 0.4600 0.4963 0.7484 0.6891 0.3320 0.8620 0.5476 0.2516
Career27030.45910.47650.73650.6390.33820.83960.57420.2635

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
2013-05-08 2013-08-17 60-DL 101 88 Right Shoulder Strain Latissimus Dorsi - -
2012-02-21 2012-03-11 Camp 19 0 - Low Back Recovery From Surgery Disc Injury - -
2011-11-15 2011-11-15 Off 0 0 - Low Back Surgery Disc Injury - -
2004-01-01 2004-01-01 Coll 0 0 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery - Date Is Estimated 2004-01-01 -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2016 CHN $
2015 TBA $
2014 TBA $507,800
2013 TBA $
2012 TBA $
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$507,800
1 yrTotal$507,800

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
3 y 82 dRelativity Baseball1 year (2016)

Details
  • 1 year (2016). Signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 12/13/15 (minor-league contract). Released by Chicago Cubs 6/16.
  • 1 year (2015). Re-signed by Tampa Bay (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Tampa Bay 4/19/15. DFA by Tampa Bay 11/20/15. Sent outright to Triple-A 11/25/15.
  • 1 year/$0.5078M (2014). Re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/14. DFA by Tampa Bay 12/19/14. Sent outright to Triple-A 12/23/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/2/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/3/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from San Diego 12/17/10 (Bartlett deal).
  • Drafted by San Diego 2007 (17-537) (Tulane).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .216 .291 .380 .257
11 vs R (Multi) .262 .308 .459 .273
18 Split (Multi) -.046 -.017 -.078 -.016
19 LgAvg (Multi) .009 .023 .019 .016
30 vs L (2015) .192 .273 .354 .242
31 vs R (2015) .293 .326 .504 .287
38 Split (2015) -.101 -.053 -.151 -.044
39 LgAvg (2015) .009 .024 .022 .017

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BP Articles

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Daily Roundup: Around the League: April 6, 2013Clint Chisam2013-04-06
Daily Roundup: Around the League: April 6, 2013Joe Hamrahi2013-04-06
Overthinking It: The 50-Run ReceiverBen Lindbergh2012-11-13
BP Unfiltered: Brandon Gomes is the Tormented and the Tormentor R.J. Anderson2012-06-25
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Transaction Analysis Blog: M's Promote SeagerR.J. Anderson2011-07-07
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Transaction Analysis: Junior Circuit JumbleChristina Kahrl2011-03-18
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: Tampa Bay's Closer OptionsJason Collette2011-01-18
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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Brandon Gomes has thrown 2,976 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2009 and 2016, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason, Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2016, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (93mph) and Slider (84mph), also mixing in a Splitter (86mph). He also rarely throws a Curve (79mph).