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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 28)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date5-19-1986
Height6' 0"
Weight190 lbs
Age28 years, 3 months, 10 days
BatsR
ThrowsL
2010
-0.02011
-0.32012
-0.02013
0.42014
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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 ARI 25 62 0 34.0 0.0 34.0 0 3 1 1 0 0 150 28 11 11 1 38 15 15 4 28 2.91 3.41 4.49 -0.1 -0.0
2012 ARI 26 6 0 2.7 0.0 2.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 26 15 11 11 2 25 3 3 0 0 37.12 16.26 11.47 -3.1 -0.3
2013 ARI 27 2 0 2.3 0.0 2.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 2 1 1 0 2 0 0 3 2 3.86 5.16 5.30 -0.3 -0.0
Career70039.00.039.003110018745232336518187305.314.395.39-3.4-0.4

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 SLO A- 9 0 9.7 2.79 147 .275 .258 .348 .374 .258 .500 107 4.5 0.4 4.5 0.4
2007 GIA Rk 4 0 5.0 0.85 184 .039 .289 .383 .417 .291 .125 99 2.6 0.2 2.6 0.2
2008 AUG A 20 0 31.3 3.15 127 .248 .258 .327 .383 .261 .276 94 6.5 0.7 6.5 0.7
2008 SJO A+ 34 0 37.7 3.19 131 .230 .274 .343 .410 .270 .284 91 11.7 1.2 11.7 1.2
2009 NRW AA 55 0 69.0 3.52 112 .213 .255 .332 .381 .265 .255 91 9.2 1.0 10.1 1.1
2010 SJO A+ 7 0 11.0 2.08 160 .223 .274 .352 .429 .270 .333 103 4.5 0.5 4.5 0.5
2010 FRE AAA 46 0 54.3 4.28 116 .249 .278 .349 .434 .270 .323 98 10.0 1.0 9.3 0.9
2010 PDD Wnt 1 0 2.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2010 SUR Wnt 1 0 1.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2010 SUR Wnt 9 0 10.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .316 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 ARI MLB 62 0 34.0 4.49 91 .247 .257 .317 .402 .260 .265 99 -0.1 -0.0 -0.1 -0.0
2012 ARI MLB 6 0 2.7 11.47 -45 .557 .251 .323 .410 .266 .619 109 -3.1 -0.3 -3.1 -0.3
2012 RNO AAA 48 0 43.3 6.71 89 .247 .281 .346 .446 .273 .279 116 1.1 0.1 0.6 0.1
2013 ARI MLB 2 0 2.3 5.30 73 .265 .236 .307 .340 .244 .333 103 -0.3 -0.0 -0.3 -0.0
2013 RNO AAA 48 1 52.3 3.39 139 .207 .276 .349 .434 .274 .286 112 14.4 1.5 14.4 1.5
2014 RNO AAA 53 0 40.7 4.53 120 .267 .279 .350 .435 .273 .336 110 6.7 0.7 7.0 0.8

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 GIA Rk 1 0 0 4 0 5.0 1 0 8 0 75% .125 1.8 0.0 0.0 14.4 0.20 0.00 2.6 0.2
2007 SLO A- 1 0 0 9 0 9.7 15 2 13 0 56% .500 13.9 1.9 0.0 12.1 1.75 5.57 4.5 0.4
2008 SJO A+ 3 2 7 34 0 37.7 28 15 41 1 48% .284 6.7 3.6 0.2 9.8 1.14 3.10 11.7 1.2
2008 AUG A 5 1 1 20 0 31.3 23 13 37 2 60% .276 6.6 3.7 0.6 10.6 1.15 2.30 6.5 0.7
2009 NRW AA 5 6 10 55 0 69.0 47 24 69 3 50% .255 6.1 3.1 0.4 9.0 1.03 1.96 10.1 1.1
2010 SJO A+ 1 0 1 7 0 11.0 9 2 15 0 70% .333 7.4 1.6 0.0 12.3 1.00 0.82 4.5 0.5
2010 FRE AAA 4 3 2 46 0 54.3 55 24 49 2 52% .323 9.1 4.0 0.3 8.1 1.45 3.48 9.3 0.9
2010 PDD Wnt 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 0 0 1 0 0% .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.5 0.00 0.00 0.0 0.0
2010 SUR Wnt 0 0 0 9 0 10.0 6 2 14 0 0% .316 5.4 1.8 0.0 12.6 0.80 2.70 0.0 0.0
2011 ARI MLB 0 3 1 62 0 34.0 28 15 28 1 55% .265 7.4 4.0 0.3 7.4 1.26 2.91 -0.1 -0.0
2012 ARI MLB 0 0 0 6 0 2.7 15 3 0 2 52% .619 50.6 10.1 6.8 0.0 6.75 37.12 -3.1 -0.3
2012 RNO AAA 2 2 2 48 0 43.3 41 16 40 7 50% .279 8.5 3.3 1.5 8.3 1.32 4.15 0.6 0.1
2013 ARI MLB 0 0 0 2 0 2.3 2 0 2 0 33% .333 7.7 0.0 0.0 7.7 0.86 3.86 -0.3 -0.0
2013 RNO AAA 3 1 1 48 1 52.3 40 15 53 2 47% .286 6.9 2.6 0.3 9.1 1.05 1.89 14.4 1.5
2014 RNO AAA 0 2 0 53 0 40.7 44 19 30 1 53% .336 9.7 4.2 0.2 6.6 1.55 3.10 7.0 0.8

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 592 0.4510 0.4020 0.7731 0.5206 0.3046 0.8777 0.6263 0.2269
2012 91 0.4505 0.4725 0.8605 0.7073 0.2800 0.8966 0.7857 0.1395
2013 38 0.5526 0.4211 0.6875 0.6190 0.1765 0.6923 0.6667 0.3125
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Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2010-07-04 2010-07-15 Minors 11 0 Left Forearm Strain -
2010-06-04 2010-06-11 Minors 7 0 - Neck Strain - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 ARI $
2013 ARI $
2012 ARI $487,500
2011 ARI $414,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$901,500
2 yrTotal$901,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 35 d1 year (2014)

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Re-signed by Arizona 3/3/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Re-signed by Arizona 3/2/13.
  • 1 year/$0.4875M (2012). Re-signed by Arizona 3/3/12.
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011). Claimed by Arizona off waivers from San Francisco 12/9/10. Signed by Arizona 3/11.
  • Drafted by San Francisco 2007 (10-314) (Oregon State). $60,000 signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .228 .310 .333 .242
11 vs R (Multi) .449 .558 .652 .394
18 Split (Multi) -.221 -.247 -.318 -.153
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.026 -.032 -.063 -.030
30 vs L (2013) .000 .000 .000 .006
31 vs R (2013) .500 .714 .500 .412
38 Split (2013) -.500 -.714 -.500 -.406
39 LgAvg (2013) -.025 -.031 -.062 -.029

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BP Articles

Joe Paterson is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 24, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-24
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 11, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-11
BP Unfiltered: Sergio Romo's Slider and the Farthest-Outside SwingsBen Lindbergh2013-04-09
Daily Roundup: Around the League: March 31, 2013Joe Hamrahi2013-03-31
Daily Roundup: Around the League: March 31, 2013Clint Chisam2013-03-31
This article requires BP Premium accessWestern Front: The Reluctant Optimism of SpringGeoff Young2013-03-27


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

A Collaboration between BrooksBaseball.net and Baseball Prospectus - Pitch classifications provided by Pitch Info LLC


Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Joe Paterson threw 818 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2010 and 2013, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason, Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2013, he relied primarily on his Slider (72mph) and Sinker (84mph), also mixing in a Cutter (84mph).