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Zelous Wheeler 3BYankees

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Regular Season Totals
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
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Birth Date1-16-1987
Height5' 10"
Weight220 lbs
Age27 years, 10 months, 11 days
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-0.22014
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
2014 NYA 27 29 62 57 6 11 0 0 2 17 2 12 1 1 1 5 0 0 .193 .230 .298 .199 -0.8 -0.7 -0.2
Career29625761100217212111500.193.230.298.199-0.8-0.7-0.2

Advanced

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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 59 224 .284 .275 .345 .412 .267 .362 103 6.5 7.3 1.2 3.1 0.9 17.1 1.9 17.1 1.9
2008 WVA A 137 576 .271 .260 .328 .386 .262 .302 109 6.7 17.1 2 10.7 2.6 22.2 3.4 22.2 3.4
2009 BRV A+ 125 494 .285 .254 .325 .364 .253 .315 96 13.2 14.3 2.4 3.6 -2.5 29.5 3.4 29.5 3.4
2010 HUN AA 135 569 .282 .261 .335 .384 .262 .308 99 13.4 16.1 5.3 4.5 -0.1 33.8 3.9 33.8 3.9
2011 HUN AA 65 268 .280 .256 .331 .385 .249 .314 109 6.1 7.9 0.8 4.1 -1.6 13.2 1.7 13.2 1.7
2011 NAS AAA 17 61 .276 .278 .349 .435 .268 .310 97 1.2 1.9 0.3 0.6 -1.1 3.7 0.4 3.7 0.4
2012 BOW AA 97 389 .288 .261 .332 .396 .263 .302 100 11.2 10.7 1.2 9.1 -1.0 21.3 3.2 21.3 3.2
2012 NOR AAA 14 59 .237 .252 .317 .374 .243 .256 93 -1.5 1.8 0.2 1.3 0.8 1.6 0.3 1.6 0.3
2012 GSV Wnt 63 288 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .359 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 BOW AA 24 102 .306 .264 .333 .401 .274 .352 101 4.7 2.8 0.2 -1.0 -1.0 6.2 0.6 6.2 0.6
2013 NOR AAA 89 359 .259 .250 .324 .374 .250 .295 98 -0.5 10.2 -0.3 3.2 -0.9 6.5 1.0 6.9 1.0
2014 NYA MLB 29 62 .199 .256 .309 .395 .259 .205 103 -3.5 1.6 -0.1 -0.7 -0.2 -0.8 -0.2 -0.8 -0.2
2014 SWB AAA 82 338 .279 .265 .329 .403 .254 .346 100 7.2 10.1 0.9 -2.7 -1.4 19.5 1.7 19.5 1.7

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 224 36 57 8 2 3 23 25 41 2 1 .300 .393 .411 .111 .284 17.1 3.1 1.9
2008 WVA A 576 80 130 31 2 13 87 61 105 13 11 .258 .345 .406 .147 .271 22.2 10.7 3.4
2009 BRV A+ 494 50 110 23 3 7 64 60 78 13 3 .268 .376 .390 .122 .285 29.5 3.6 3.4
2010 HUN AA 569 76 132 21 2 11 65 70 77 8 4 .275 .383 .396 .121 .282 33.8 4.5 3.9
2011 NAS AAA 61 7 14 3 1 1 6 9 8 0 0 .275 .383 .431 .157 .276 3.7 0.6 0.4
2011 HUN AA 268 34 62 20 0 8 32 30 49 7 0 .272 .377 .465 .193 .280 13.2 4.1 1.7
2012 BOW AA 389 48 92 18 2 13 44 38 63 5 1 .275 .363 .458 .183 .288 21.3 9.1 3.2
2012 NOR AAA 59 6 12 2 0 1 3 5 8 0 1 .231 .310 .327 .096 .237 1.6 1.3 0.3
2012 GSV Wnt 288 52 80 21 0 10 42 34 39 11 1 .328 .425 .537 .209 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 BOW AA 102 11 26 5 0 1 11 15 15 3 0 .299 .402 .391 .092 .306 6.2 -1.0 0.6
2013 NOR AAA 359 38 86 17 1 10 45 30 55 2 1 .268 .340 .421 .153 .259 6.9 3.2 1.0
2014 SWB AAA 338 49 90 25 0 9 40 28 61 1 0 .296 .367 .467 .171 .279 19.5 -2.7 1.7
2014 NYA MLB 62 6 11 0 0 2 5 2 12 0 0 .193 .230 .298 .105 .199 -0.8 -0.7 -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
2014 224 0.5580 0.4777 0.8318 0.6480 0.2626 0.9012 0.6154 0.1682
Career2240.5580.47770.83180.6480.26260.90120.61540.1682

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-04-10 2014-04-28 Minors 18 0 - Not Disclosed - -
2011-04-09 2011-06-05 Minors 57 53 Right Knee Sprain Collision At Plate -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 0 d1 year (2014)

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 11/12/13 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by NY Yankees 7/3/14. NY Yankees sold rights to Wheeler to Rakuten of Japan for $0.35M 11/20/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Re-signed by Baltimore (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2012). Contract purchased by Milwaukee 11/18/11. Re-signed by Milwaukee 2/12. Claimed by Baltimore off waivers from Milwaukee 3/29/12. DFA by Baltimore 5/11/12. Sent outright to Triple-A 5/14/12.
  • Drafted by Milwaukee 2007 (19-581) (Wallace State CC, Ala.).

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: September 12, 2014Chris Mosch2014-09-12
BBQ State of Mind: The House Hideki BuiltJordan Shusterman2014-07-28
BBQ State of Mind: The House Hideki BuiltJake Mintz2014-07-28
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Freestyle: FAAB in Review: Asking the Non-ExpertsMike Gianella2014-07-28
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Caribbean Series Game of February 6Jeff Moore2014-02-07
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Caribbean Series Games of February 1-2Jeff Moore2014-02-03


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