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Birth Date2-10-1989
Height6' 1"
Weight205 lbs
Age25 years, 6 months, 10 days
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2010
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-0.42012
-0.22013
-0.02014
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WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G GS IP IP-SP IP-RP W L SV BS QS BQS PA H R ER HR TB BB UBB HBP SO ERA FIP FRA VORP WARP
2011 MIN 22 4 4 23.3 23.3 0.0 0 2 0 0 1 0 100 29 16 16 3 48 6 6 0 16 6.17 4.13 4.91 1.1 0.1
2012 MIN 23 16 16 85.3 85.3 0.0 1 8 0 0 5 0 381 106 61 53 17 184 26 23 4 50 5.59 5.52 5.93 -2.6 -0.4
2013 MIN 24 10 8 47.3 36.7 10.7 1 3 0 0 3 0 224 67 39 36 10 109 14 13 3 34 6.85 5.46 5.58 -2.0 -0.2
2014 TOR 25 3 3 13.3 13.3 0.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 57 12 9 9 3 23 4 4 2 8 6.07 6.24 7.46 -2.0 -0.2
Career3331169.3158.710.73130010076221412511433364504691086.065.375.79-5.6-0.7

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 GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2007 TWI Rk 10 10 44.0 4.46 99 .231 .249 .337 .363 .263 .336 92 6.1 0.6 6.1 0.6
2009 BLT A 11 11 66.7 4.10 114 .242 .255 .334 .369 .258 .347 107 10.5 1.1 10.5 1.1
2009 ELZ Rk 3 3 17.0 4.01 122 .238 .249 .319 .380 .253 .333 107 3.7 0.4 3.7 0.4
2010 BLT A 6 6 34.0 2.56 147 .136 .246 .321 .384 .252 .203 105 11.5 1.2 11.5 1.2
2010 FTM A+ 13 12 74.7 3.40 112 .225 .264 .335 .386 .275 .278 88 7.6 0.8 7.6 0.8
2010 PEJ Wnt 3 1 7.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .176 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 MIN MLB 4 4 23.3 4.91 95 .297 .261 .316 .411 .261 .347 105 1.1 0.1 1.1 0.1
2011 NBR AA 16 15 90.0 4.08 102 .235 .262 .331 .404 .277 .310 88 7.8 0.8 7.8 0.8
2011 ROC AAA 9 9 49.3 4.29 110 .234 .268 .334 .417 .265 .317 98 4.4 0.4 4.4 0.4
2012 MIN MLB 16 16 85.3 5.93 70 .308 .259 .326 .420 .268 .313 103 -3.0 -0.3 -2.6 -0.4
2012 ROC AAA 16 16 106.3 4.17 106 .191 .265 .332 .401 .256 .240 95 9.5 0.9 9.5 0.9
2013 MIN MLB 10 8 47.3 5.58 69 .329 .255 .314 .399 .267 .350 99 -2.0 -0.2 -2.0 -0.2
2013 ROC AAA 16 16 98.3 5.02 93 .264 .256 .323 .389 .254 .324 103 3.7 0.4 3.7 0.4
2014 TOR MLB 3 3 13.3 7.46 42 .285 .250 .324 .392 .267 .225 112 -2.0 -0.2 -2.0 -0.2
2014 BUF AAA 18 16 108.3 3.69 120 .212 .260 .328 .400 .255 .279 98 17.2 1.7 17.2 1.7
2014 OMA AAA 4 4 27.0 3.59 128 .215 .281 .350 .428 .269 .351 102 7.0 0.7 7.0 0.7

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR GB% BABIP H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 WHIP ERA VORP WARP
2007 TWI Rk 4 2 0 10 10 44.0 41 11 52 2 53% .336 8.4 2.2 0.4 10.6 1.18 2.05 6.1 0.6
2009 ELZ Rk 2 0 0 3 3 17.0 19 1 13 0 58% .333 10.1 0.5 0.0 6.9 1.18 3.71 3.7 0.4
2009 BLT A 3 5 0 11 11 66.7 73 15 62 3 60% .347 9.9 2.0 0.4 8.4 1.32 3.51 10.5 1.1
2010 PEJ Wnt 0 0 2 3 1 7.0 3 0 9 0 0% .176 3.9 0.0 0.0 11.6 0.43 0.00 0.0 0.0
2010 FTM A+ 6 3 0 13 12 74.7 63 8 66 2 54% .278 7.6 1.0 0.2 8.0 0.95 1.93 7.6 0.8
2010 BLT A 2 1 0 6 6 34.0 16 4 39 0 51% .203 4.2 1.1 0.0 10.3 0.59 1.32 11.5 1.2
2011 ROC AAA 4 4 0 9 9 49.3 52 3 30 0 49% .317 9.5 0.5 0.0 5.5 1.11 4.56 4.4 0.4
2011 MIN MLB 0 2 0 4 4 23.3 29 6 16 3 47% .347 11.2 2.3 1.2 6.2 1.50 6.17 1.1 0.1
2011 NBR AA 8 2 0 16 15 90.0 85 18 81 5 44% .310 8.5 1.8 0.5 8.1 1.14 2.70 7.8 0.8
2012 MIN MLB 1 8 0 16 16 85.3 106 26 50 17 42% .313 11.2 2.7 1.8 5.3 1.55 5.59 -2.6 -0.4
2012 ROC AAA 9 3 0 16 16 106.3 76 28 82 5 46% .240 6.4 2.4 0.4 6.9 0.98 2.20 9.5 0.9
2013 MIN MLB 1 3 0 10 8 47.3 67 14 34 10 38% .350 12.7 2.7 1.9 6.5 1.71 6.85 -2.0 -0.2
2013 ROC AAA 4 8 0 16 16 98.3 115 15 62 9 45% .324 10.5 1.4 0.8 5.7 1.32 4.67 3.7 0.4
2014 TOR MLB 1 0 0 3 3 13.3 12 4 8 3 35% .225 8.1 2.7 2.0 5.4 1.20 6.08 -2.0 -0.2
2014 BUF AAA 8 1 0 18 16 108.3 92 7 91 6 54% .279 7.6 0.6 0.5 7.6 0.91 2.33 17.2 1.7
2014 OMA AAA 3 1 0 4 4 27.0 27 4 28 1 47% .351 9.0 1.3 0.3 9.3 1.15 3.67 7.0 0.7

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 376 0.5372 0.4654 0.8286 0.6238 0.2816 0.9048 0.6327 0.1714
2012 1450 0.5303 0.4614 0.8909 0.6424 0.2570 0.9271 0.7886 0.1091
2013 887 0.5197 0.4690 0.8149 0.6638 0.2582 0.8758 0.6455 0.1851
2014 221 0.5158 0.4796 0.8208 0.6491 0.2991 0.8919 0.6563 0.1792
Career29340.52690.46560.85470.6470.26370.90610.71540.1453

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2012-12-01 2012-12-01 Off 0 0 Right Elbow Surgery Bone Chips 2012-12-01 -
2012-04-04 2012-04-15 DTD 11 8 - General Medical Illness Food Poisoning - -
2010-07-04 2010-08-19 Minors 46 0 Abdomen Surgery Appendix -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2015 KCA $
2014 TOR $
2013 MIN $500,000
2012 MIN $480,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
3 yrPrevious$980,000
3 yrTotal$980,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 1 dBeverly Hills Sports Council1 year (2014)

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Claimed by Toronto off waivers 2/21/14 after being DFA by Baltimore 2/19/14. Signed by Toronto 3/14. Acquired by Kansas City with c Erik Kratz 7/28/14 in trade from Toronto in exchange for 3b Danny Valencia.
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2013). Re-signed by Minnesota 2/21/13. Claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers 12/13/13 after being DFA by Minnesota 12/5/13. Claimed by Baltimore off waivers from Chicago Cubs 12/23/13.
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012). Re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Contract purchased by Minnesota 9/6/11.
  • Signed by Minnesota 2007 as an amateur free agent from Australia.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .299 .361 .497 .302
11 vs R (Multi) .338 .375 .569 .331
18 Split (Multi) -.039 -.014 -.073 -.028
19 LgAvg (Multi) .010 .024 .026 .019
30 vs L (2013) .327 .389 .540 .322
31 vs R (2013) .326 .357 .522 .309
38 Split (2013) .001 .032 .018 .014
39 LgAvg (2013) .010 .022 .028 .019

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BP Articles

Liam Hendriks is referenced in the following articles.

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BP Unfiltered: The 2014 Trade Deadline Transaction Analysis Thread BP Staff2014-07-31
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Migration of the BackupsSam Miller2014-07-29
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BP Unfiltered: This Week's New Pitching Lines, 5/30Sam Miller2014-05-30
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Starting Pitcher Planner: Week 10Wilson Karaman2014-05-30
Daily League Strategy: Affording a Super-AcePaul Sporer2014-05-23
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This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessThe Stash List: Sixth EditionBret Sayre2014-05-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Colletti's All-Closer BullpenR.J. Anderson2013-12-26
This article requires BP Premium accessRumor Roundup: Veteran Help WantedDaniel Rathman2013-11-18
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Team Preview: Minnesota TwinsBen Carsley2013-11-18
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Starting Pitcher Planner: Week 25Paul Sporer2013-09-13
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: September 11, 2013Clint Chisam2013-09-11
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Starting Pitcher Planner: Week 24Paul Sporer2013-09-06
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: September 5, 2013Clint Chisam2013-09-05
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Overthinking It: This Week in Catcher Framing, 4/12Ben Lindbergh2013-04-12
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Daily Roundup: Around the League: April 6, 2013Clint Chisam2013-04-06
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Weekly Planner: Week 26Paul Sporer2012-09-21
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What You Need to Know: Tuesday, June 26Daniel Rathman2012-06-26
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Spitballing: The Future is NowJeremy Greenhouse2011-07-12
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BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2014-07-28 19:00:00 (link to chat)How will Tigers GM Dave Dombrowski respond to the Liam Hendriks trade the Royals just made?
(Curtis from Michigan)
By moving Danny Worth to Detroit and optioning him back to Triple-A. (Matt Sussman)


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Liam Hendriks has thrown 2,805 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2014, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (92mph) and Sinker (91mph), also mixing in a Slider (85mph) and Change (85mph). He also rarely throws a Curve (74mph).