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2014 Rest-of-Season Projections (seasonal age 29)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date2-19-1985
Height6' 3"
Weight215 lbs
Age29 years, 6 months, 8 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
2011
0.22012
0.92013
0.62014
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WARP Summary

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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
2012 SFN 27 12 0 12.3 0.0 12.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 57 19 11 8 0 26 2 1 2 8 5.84 2.81 3.04 2.1 0.2
2013 OAK 28 33 0 39.0 0.0 39.0 2 0 0 2 0 0 159 42 7 6 0 47 6 5 0 27 1.38 2.15 2.73 7.9 0.9
2014 OAK 29 57 0 72.0 0.0 72.0 7 1 1 3 0 0 287 67 20 18 3 87 10 6 2 32 2.25 3.32 4.09 4.1 0.4
Career1020123.30.0123.39115005031283832316018124672.342.903.5314.11.5

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2007 SLO A- 22 0 22.3 4.36 118 .149 .259 .341 .388 .262 .171 108 3.7 0.4 3.7 0.4
2008 AUG A 25 0 27.0 2.27 147 .203 .250 .319 .381 .258 .278 94 8.8 0.9 8.8 0.9
2008 SJO A+ 27 0 27.0 3.59 121 .322 .267 .338 .400 .264 .358 89 7.0 0.7 7.0 0.7
2009 NRW AA 39 0 39.0 3.05 123 .225 .253 .331 .373 .262 .333 91 6.9 0.7 6.9 0.7
2010 SJO A+ 10 0 13.3 5.08 108 .194 .259 .329 .398 .251 .250 108 1.4 0.1 1.4 0.1
2010 GIA Rk 9 0 10.7 4.65 100 .188 .251 .297 .348 .261 .167 95 0.7 0.1 0.7 0.1
2011 RIC AA 23 0 38.0 2.95 123 .202 .260 .328 .387 .271 .318 83 6.9 0.7 6.9 0.7
2011 FRE AAA 33 0 36.0 3.67 136 .258 .289 .360 .468 .271 .318 102 11.7 1.1 11.1 1.0
2012 SFN MLB 12 0 12.3 3.04 130 .306 .248 .313 .395 .255 .422 100 2.2 0.2 2.1 0.2
2012 FRE AAA 48 0 62.0 4.27 121 .251 .281 .345 .431 .269 .333 103 10.8 1.1 10.8 1.1
2013 OAK MLB 33 0 39.0 2.73 131 .224 .257 .318 .409 .267 .333 93 7.9 0.9 7.9 0.9
2013 SAC AAA 23 0 27.3 2.93 137 .153 .268 .343 .408 .267 .187 93 6.2 0.6 6.2 0.6
2014 OAK MLB 57 0 72.0 4.09 102 .230 .251 .312 .382 .255 .267 100 4.1 0.4 4.1 0.4

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 SLO A- 0 0 19 22 0 22.3 12 0 15 1 61% .171 4.8 0.0 0.4 6.1 0.54 1.21 3.7 0.4
2008 AUG A 0 0 18 25 0 27.0 22 4 26 0 63% .278 7.3 1.3 0.0 8.7 0.96 0.33 8.8 0.9
2008 SJO A+ 1 1 16 27 0 27.0 34 3 23 1 56% .358 11.3 1.0 0.3 7.7 1.37 3.67 7.0 0.7
2009 NRW AA 0 3 19 39 0 39.0 40 10 31 0 59% .333 9.2 2.3 0.0 7.2 1.28 1.15 6.9 0.7
2010 GIA Rk 2 0 1 9 0 10.7 7 1 7 0 62% .167 5.9 0.8 0.0 5.9 0.75 0.00 0.7 0.1
2010 SJO A+ 3 0 0 10 0 13.3 11 1 11 2 53% .250 7.4 0.7 1.4 7.4 0.90 4.06 1.4 0.1
2011 FRE AAA 2 3 12 33 0 36.0 38 7 36 4 45% .318 9.5 1.8 1.0 9.0 1.25 3.25 11.1 1.0
2011 RIC AA 2 1 1 23 0 38.0 34 4 40 0 61% .318 8.1 0.9 0.0 9.5 1.00 1.42 6.9 0.7
2012 SFN MLB 0 0 0 12 0 12.3 19 2 8 0 67% .422 13.9 1.5 0.0 5.8 1.70 5.84 2.1 0.2
2012 FRE AAA 5 5 0 48 0 62.0 70 8 45 4 56% .333 10.2 1.2 0.6 6.5 1.26 2.90 10.8 1.1
2013 OAK MLB 2 0 0 33 0 39.0 42 6 27 0 56% .333 9.7 1.4 0.0 6.2 1.23 1.38 7.9 0.9
2013 SAC AAA 1 0 15 23 0 27.3 14 1 22 0 63% .187 4.6 0.3 0.0 7.2 0.55 0.99 6.2 0.6
2014 OAK MLB 7 1 1 57 0 72.0 67 10 32 3 58% .267 8.4 1.2 0.4 4.0 1.07 2.25 4.1 0.4

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
2012 182 0.5714 0.4945 0.8556 0.6635 0.2692 0.8841 0.7619 0.1444
2013 578 0.5588 0.4827 0.8746 0.6161 0.3137 0.9447 0.7000 0.1254
2014 980 0.5398 0.4852 0.8821 0.6011 0.3481 0.9277 0.7898 0.1179
Career17400.54940.48530.87680.61260.32840.92880.75710.1232

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2010-04-05 2010-08-04 Minors 121 0 Right Elbow Recovery From Surgery Tommy John Surgery -
2009-07-27 2009-09-08 Minors 43 0 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery - -
2009-07-27 2009-09-19 Minors 54 0 Right Arm Soreness -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 OAK $502,500
2013 OAK $
2012 SFN $480,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$480,000
2011Current$502,500
2 yrPvs + Cur$982,500
2 yrTotal$982,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 169 d1 year/$0.5025M (2014)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.5025M (2014). Re-signed by Oakland 3/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Re-signed by San Francisco 3/13. Claimed by NY Yankees off waivers from San Francisco 3/26/13. Claimed by Oakland off waivers 3/29/13 after being DFA by NY Yankees 3/27/13. DFA by Oakland 4/5/13. Sent outright to Triple-A 4/7/13. Contract selected by Oakland 6/14/13.
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012). Contract purchased by San Francisco 11/19/11. Re-signed by San Francisco 3/9/12.
  • Drafted by San Francisco 2007 (21-644) (South Florida).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .282 .321 .328 .223
11 vs R (Multi) .295 .317 .344 .239
18 Split (Multi) -.013 .003 -.017 -.016
19 LgAvg (Multi) .010 .024 .026 .019
30 vs L (2013) .269 .305 .308 .212
31 vs R (2013) .284 .303 .311 .226
38 Split (2013) -.015 .002 -.003 -.013
39 LgAvg (2013) .010 .022 .028 .019

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This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessCloser to Me: Week 22Mauricio Rubio2014-08-25
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: August 18, 2014Daniel Rathman2014-08-18
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This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: July 24, 2014Chris Mosch2014-07-24
BP Unfiltered: Ross Detwiler and the All-Fastball All-StarsBen Lindbergh2014-06-25
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Wheeler Hooks the FishChris Mosch2014-06-20
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Wheeler Hooks the FishDaniel Rathman2014-06-20
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Freestyle: A Deeper Look at FAAB in Deeper LeaguesMike Gianella2014-06-18
Painting the Black: Rebuilding a Right WayR.J. Anderson2014-05-27
The Lineup Card: 10 Dominant Early-Season RelieversBaseball Prospectus2014-05-21
Overthinking It: The Way in Which the A's Are Still Old-SchoolBen Lindbergh2014-05-19
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Mariners Making MovesDaniel Rathman2014-05-08
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Ervin ArrivesDaniel Rathman2014-04-10
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Preview: AL West 2014 Preseason PreviewJason Wojciechowski2014-03-28
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Preview: AL West 2014 Preseason PreviewR.J. Anderson2014-03-28
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTTO Scoresheet Podcast: Relief PitchersJared Weiss2014-03-07
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTTO Scoresheet Podcast: Relief PitchersBen Murphy2014-03-07
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTTO Scoresheet Podcast: Relief PitchersIan Lefkowitz2014-03-07
Painting the Black: Who Are These Guys?R.J. Anderson2012-04-10


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Dan Otero has thrown 1,895 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2012 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Sinker (91mph), also mixing in a Fourseam Fastball (91mph), Change (84mph) and Slider (83mph). He also rarely throws a Curve (78mph).