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2015 Full Season Projections (seasonal age 27)
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Birth Date1-13-1987
Height6' 4"
Weight215 lbs
Age28 years, 7 months, 18 days
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2015 BAL MLB 5 0 7.7 5 6 7 1 .253 99 5.9 7.0 1.2 8.2 45% .211 .253 1.43 5.32 3.52 107 4.40 0.0
CareerMLB507.75671.253995.97.01.28.245%.211.2531.435.323.521074.410.0

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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2008 ABE A- 5 0 10.3 9 1 13 0 .248 93 7.9 0.9 0.0 11.4 45% .310 .222 0.97 1.67 0.87
2008 BLU Rk 7 0 11.7 7 2 11 1 .259 95 5.4 1.5 0.8 8.5 39% .200 .178 0.77 3.53 0.77
2009 DEL A 25 24 130.7 138 42 104 6 .267 88 9.5 2.9 0.4 7.2 51% .331 .289 1.38 3.52 4.34
2010 FRD A+ 24 21 128.0 135 37 100 19 .254 106 9.5 2.6 1.3 7.0 48% .304 .268 1.34 4.78 4.36
2010 SUR Wnt 6 6 19.3 26 8 19 3 .000 12.1 3.7 1.4 8.9 0% .397 .000 1.76 5.81 8.39
2011 FRD A+ 14 13 96.7 78 18 80 1 .251 92 7.3 1.7 0.1 7.4 60% .284 .205 0.99 2.39 2.14
2011 BOW AA 12 12 64.0 77 24 47 8 .270 83 10.8 3.4 1.1 6.6 54% .329 .315 1.58 4.88 5.20
2011 NOR AAA 1 0 2.0 1 1 2 0 .252 78 4.5 4.5 0.0 9.0 0% .200 .166 1.00 2.74 0.00
2012 BOW AA 3 3 18.0 8 4 15 1 .264 98 4.0 2.0 0.5 7.5 71% .146 .189 0.67 3.09 1.50
2013 BOW AA 19 0 31.0 19 13 38 1 .273 102 5.5 3.8 0.3 11.0 43% .247 .206 1.03 2.65 1.74
2014 BOW AA 50 0 52.7 41 17 71 2 .261 101 7.0 2.9 0.3 12.1 44% .325 .208 1.10 0.00 3.08
2015 BAL MLB 5 0 7.7 5 6 7 1 .253 99 5.9 7.0 1.2 8.2 45% .211 .253 1.43 5.32 3.52
2015 NOR AAA 42 0 44.0 23 16 66 1 .245 101 4.7 3.3 0.2 13.5 47% .256 .168 0.89 1.55 0.82

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
2015 140 0.3929 0.4571 0.7188 0.6909 0.3059 0.8684 0.5000 0.2813
Career1400.39290.45710.71880.69090.30590.86840.50.2813

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
2012-09-29 2012-10-13 60-DL 14 5 Right Shoulder Inflammation Tendonitis - -
2010-04-14 2010-05-11 Minors 27 0 Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2015 BAL $
2014 BAL $
2013 BAL $
2012 BAL $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 0 d1 year (2015)

Details
  • 1 year (2015). Re-signed by Baltimore 3/10/15.
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 1 year (2012). Contract purchased by Baltimore 11/18/11. Sent outright to Triple-A by Baltimore 11/20/12.
  • Drafted by Baltimore 2008 (43-1,286) (Navy).

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BP Articles

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Another Day, Another Hard-Throwing Rookie StarterDaniel Rathman2015-05-29
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFree Agent Watch: Week NineNick Shlain2015-05-29
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFree Agent Watch: Week NineKeith Cromer2015-05-29
This article requires BP Premium accessPitching Backward: Started From the Bottom, Added a Forkball, How About NowJeff Long2015-05-28
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessDeep League Report: Week EightKeith Cromer2015-05-27
This article requires BP Premium accessPlayoff Prospectus: Postseason Collateral DamageCorey Dawkins2012-10-06


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Oliver Drake has thrown 192 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2010 and 2015, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2015, he has relied primarily on his Splitter (83mph) and Fourseam Fastball (93mph), also mixing in a Slider (83mph). He also rarely throws a Sinker (92mph).