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Portrait of Donovan Hand

Donovan Hand PReds

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2016 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 30)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date4-20-1986
Height6' 3"
Weight235 lbs
Age30 years, 5 months, 5 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2012
-0.22013
2014
0.02015
0.02016
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DRA-Based WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2013 MIL MLB 31 7 68.3 1 5 0 71 21 37 10 .262 108 9.4 2.8 1.3 4.9 50% .286 .271 1.35 4.98 3.69 122 5.01 -0.2
2015 CIN MLB 1 0 3.0 0 0 0 2 1 3 0 .263 95 6.0 3.0 0.0 9.0 62% .250 .231 1.00 3.16 0.00 96 3.90 0.0
CareerMLB32771.315073224010.2621079.22.81.35.050%.285.2691.334.903.531214.96-0.2

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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2007 WVA A 10 3 25.0 1 2 4 32 0 17 1 .262 102 11.5 0.0 0.4 6.1 50% .353 .247 1.28 2.90 2.16
2007 HEL Rk 7 6 33.0 2 2 0 31 4 26 3 .274 100 8.5 1.1 0.8 7.1 60% .283 .243 1.06 4.02 3.55
2008 BRV A+ 10 9 58.3 4 2 0 49 10 36 3 .253 99 7.6 1.5 0.5 5.6 52% .267 .216 1.01 3.37 2.32
2008 HUN AA 16 12 81.3 3 4 0 101 26 41 11 .252 107 11.2 2.9 1.2 4.5 51% .320 .290 1.56 4.99 5.09
2009 HUN AA 27 12 98.7 8 5 1 102 21 51 12 .266 94 9.3 1.9 1.1 4.7 46% .280 .273 1.25 4.35 3.56
2010 HUN AA 27 1 50.3 2 1 2 57 8 38 3 .265 100 10.2 1.4 0.5 6.8 54% .335 .248 1.29 3.31 2.86
2010 NAS AAA 21 0 25.3 2 0 0 29 5 11 1 .261 102 10.3 1.8 0.4 3.9 59% .311 .245 1.34 3.82 4.62
2011 HUN AA 9 0 11.3 0 0 1 16 1 12 0 .243 107 12.7 0.8 0.0 9.5 54% .457 .262 1.50 1.45 2.38
2011 NAS AAA 39 0 55.0 2 6 1 66 21 32 6 .263 101 10.8 3.4 1.0 5.2 52% .328 .276 1.58 5.18 3.60
2012 NAS AAA 44 3 79.7 3 3 0 90 18 54 7 .267 97 10.2 2.0 0.8 6.1 48% .329 .264 1.36 4.17 3.84
2012 ORI Wnt 7 7 34.3 2 1 0 38 8 28 5 .000 10.0 2.1 1.3 7.3 0% .330 .000 1.34 4.27 3.15
2013 MIL MLB 31 7 68.3 1 5 0 71 21 37 10 .262 108 9.4 2.8 1.3 4.9 50% .286 .271 1.35 4.98 3.69
2013 NAS AAA 20 0 35.7 3 1 0 34 11 38 4 .269 93 8.6 2.8 1.0 9.6 53% .303 .251 1.26 3.82 3.28
2014 NAS AAA 47 8 79.7 4 8 13 100 22 71 9 .268 93 11.3 2.5 1.0 8.0 47% .357 .297 1.53 4.36 5.20
2015 CIN MLB 1 0 3.0 0 0 0 2 1 3 0 .263 95 6.0 3.0 0.0 9.0 62% .250 .231 1.00 3.16 0.00
2015 LOU AAA 33 11 97.0 1 6 0 113 18 52 11 .250 99 10.5 1.7 1.0 4.8 40% .310 .274 1.35 4.24 4.92

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
2013 1028 0.4660 0.4660 0.8434 0.6493 0.3060 0.8810 0.7738 0.1566
2015 57 0.4561 0.4737 0.7037 0.7308 0.2581 0.7368 0.6250 0.2963
Career10850.46550.46640.83610.65360.30350.87340.7660.1639

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
2013-07-24 2013-07-28 DTD 4 4 Right Hand Contusion - -
2010-05-01 2010-05-08 Minors 7 0 Not Disclosed -
2009-08-04 2009-09-14 Minors 41 0 Not Disclosed -
2008-07-25 2008-08-07 Minors 13 0 Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2015 CIN $
2014 MIL $
2013 MIL $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 127 d1 year (2015)

Details
  • 1 year (2015). Signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 1/15/15 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Cincinnati 6/15/15. DFA by Cincinnati 7/13/15. Sent outright to Triple-A 7/16/15.
  • 2014. DFA by Milwaukee 2/7/14. Sent outright to Triple-A 2/12/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Contract selected by Milwaukee 5/26/13.
  • Drafted by Milwaukee 2007 (14-431) (Jacksonville State).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .261 .333 .471 .277
11 vs R (Multi) .269 .337 .375 .255
18 Split (Multi) -.008 -.004 .096 .022
19 LgAvg (Multi) .009 .023 .019 .016
30 vs L (2015) .000 .000 .000 -.008
31 vs R (2015) .250 .400 .375 .303
38 Split (2015) -.250 -.400 -.375 -.311
39 LgAvg (2015) .009 .024 .022 .017

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BP Articles

Donovan Hand is referenced in the following articles.

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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: A Thin ReedChristopher Crawford2015-07-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: A Thin ReedR.J. Anderson2015-07-17
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 22, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-22
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 17, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-17
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 9, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-09
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 4, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-04
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 29, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-29
Overthinking It: This Week in Catcher Framing, 7/26Ben Lindbergh2013-07-29
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 25, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-25
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 24, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-24
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Starting Pitcher Planner: Week 17Paul Sporer2013-07-19
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Starting Pitcher Planner: Week 15Paul Sporer2013-07-05
Overthinking It: This Week in Catcher Framing, 6/29Ben Lindbergh2013-07-01
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 30, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-30
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: The Best Players We Snubbed This SpringSam Miller2013-06-28
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 23, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-23
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 22, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-22
Overthinking It: This Week in Catcher Framing, 6/8Ben Lindbergh2013-06-08
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 27, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-27
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of Thursday, March 21Zach Mortimer2013-03-22


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2016, Donovan Hand threw 1,141 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2015, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2015, he relied primarily on his Sinker (88mph) and Curve (70mph), also mixing in a Change (81mph). He also rarely threw a Slider (82mph).