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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 27)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date5-2-1987
Height6' 6"
Weight280 lbs
Age27 years, 4 months, 14 days
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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

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 BRO A- 2 0 4.7 5.49 57 .300 .231 .299 .312 .237 .333 87 -0.4 -0.0 -0.4 -0.0
2007 KNG Rk 6 6 28.0 5.41 92 .196 .254 .340 .373 .258 .213 103 1.8 0.2 1.8 0.2
2007 MTS Rk 2 0 3.0 -1.08 221 .105 .277 .403 .432 .275 .500 111 2.5 0.2 2.5 0.2
2008 SAV A 2 2 9.3 4.04 99 .305 .273 .344 .415 .286 .379 90 1.0 0.1 1.0 0.1
2008 KNG Rk 4 4 19.7 3.66 119 .162 .255 .319 .359 .254 .233 94 3.7 0.4 3.7 0.4
2008 MTS Rk 2 2 4.7 7.19 55 .329 .242 .351 .313 .250 .333 104 -0.6 -0.1 -0.6 -0.1
2011 GRN A 18 0 28.3 1.39 175 .174 .259 .329 .393 .259 .321 113 13.4 1.4 13.4 1.4
2011 RSX Rk 3 0 4.0 4.39 98 .084 .238 .300 .329 .246 .125 91 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0
2012 SLM A+ 33 0 39.3 2.08 153 .186 .249 .318 .373 .257 .289 96 13.8 1.4 13.8 1.4
2012 PME AA 14 0 20.0 2.22 152 .187 .256 .328 .393 .260 .268 104 6.4 0.7 6.4 0.7
2013 HUN AA 6 0 7.3 1.49 164 .142 .234 .301 .351 .247 .118 101 2.6 0.3 2.6 0.3
2013 NAS AAA 49 0 52.3 4.96 90 .312 .264 .336 .402 .267 .322 91 1.6 0.2 1.6 0.2
2014 PME AA 22 0 32.3 5.46 81 .294 .261 .322 .394 .259 .291 102 0.9 0.1 0.9 0.1

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 BRO A- 0 0 0 2 0 4.7 5 1 6 1 38% .333 9.6 1.9 1.9 11.5 1.28 7.66 -0.4 -0.0
2007 MTS Rk 0 0 0 2 0 3.0 1 1 8 0 0% .500 3.0 3.0 0.0 24.0 0.67 0.00 2.5 0.2
2007 KNG Rk 1 1 0 6 6 28.0 18 10 22 2 48% .213 5.8 3.2 0.6 7.1 1.00 1.93 1.8 0.2
2008 SAV A 1 0 0 2 2 9.3 12 3 11 1 50% .379 11.6 2.9 1.0 10.6 1.61 3.87 1.0 0.1
2008 KNG Rk 1 1 0 4 4 19.7 11 5 23 1 52% .233 5.0 2.3 0.5 10.5 0.81 1.83 3.7 0.4
2008 MTS Rk 0 0 0 2 2 4.7 6 2 3 1 56% .333 11.5 3.8 1.9 5.7 1.70 3.83 -0.6 -0.1
2011 GRN A 1 0 4 18 0 28.3 17 9 44 0 43% .321 5.4 2.9 0.0 14.0 0.92 1.59 13.4 1.4
2011 RSX Rk 1 0 2 3 0 4.0 1 1 4 0 38% .125 2.2 2.2 0.0 9.0 0.50 0.00 0.2 0.0
2012 PME AA 1 2 3 14 0 20.0 11 7 31 0 39% .268 5.0 3.1 0.0 13.9 0.90 0.00 6.4 0.7
2012 SLM A+ 0 2 16 33 0 39.3 25 8 61 1 33% .289 5.7 1.8 0.2 14.0 0.84 2.29 13.8 1.4
2013 NAS AAA 1 1 0 49 0 52.3 54 40 52 6 45% .322 9.3 6.9 1.0 8.9 1.80 6.71 1.6 0.2
2013 HUN AA 0 0 0 6 0 7.3 2 3 8 0 41% .118 2.5 3.7 0.0 9.8 0.68 0.00 2.6 0.3
2014 PME AA 3 0 1 22 0 32.3 29 24 37 4 40% .291 8.1 6.7 1.1 10.3 1.64 4.45 0.9 0.1

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

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2011-08-12 2011-08-23 Minors 11 0 - Not Disclosed - -
2009-04-05 2009-09-05 Minors 153 0 Right Elbow Recovery From Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2008-10-01 -
2008-10-01 2008-10-01 Minors 0 0 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2008-10-01 -
2008-06-17 2008-08-01 Minors 45 0 - Not Disclosed - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 MIL $
2013 MIL $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 0 d2014

Details
  • 2014. Released by Milwaukee 3/10/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 11/2/12. Sent outright to Triple-A by Milwaukee 12/23/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Re-signed by Boston (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2011). Signed by Boston as a free agent 5/5/11 (minor-league contract).
  • Released by NY Mets 4/17/09.
  • Drafted by NY Mets 2007 (9-303) (Cypress JC, Calif.). $0.1233M signing bonus.

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Michael Olmsted is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
Pitcher Profile: New Arms of the WorldHarry Pavlidis2013-03-15
Minor League Update: Games of March 7, 2013Jason Martinez2013-03-08
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Spring Training Games: February 22-24Jason Martinez2013-02-26
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: C-Notes By the Layers for Big PapiR.J. Anderson2012-11-05


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Michael Olmsted threw 9 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2013, all of them occuring in Spring Training. In 2013, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (92mph), also mixing in a Curve (77mph).