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2015 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 27)
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Birth Date1-27-1987
Height5' 10"
Weight210 lbs
Age28 years, 7 months, 3 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

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 HUD A- 22 0 23.0 7 5 35 2 .256 95 2.7 2.0 0.8 13.7 62% .132 .123 0.52 2.48 1.96
2009 PCH A+ 28 0 47.7 24 16 59 1 .251 98 4.5 3.0 0.2 11.1 49% .230 .169 0.84 2.13 0.57
2009 MNT AA 16 0 22.7 18 13 18 2 .264 93 7.1 5.2 0.8 7.1 39% .246 .255 1.37 4.38 2.38
2009 PDD Wnt 10 0 8.7 18 6 12 1 .000 18.6 6.2 1.0 12.4 0% .630 .000 2.76 5.04 10.34
2010 MNT AA 42 0 49.0 34 21 47 2 .261 98 6.2 3.9 0.4 8.6 33% .248 .209 1.12 3.47 1.65
2012 MOB AA 28 0 35.0 27 18 49 0 .258 105 6.9 4.6 0.0 12.6 40% .333 .236 1.29 1.97 2.83
2012 RNO AAA 20 0 27.0 27 7 22 4 .265 118 9.0 2.3 1.3 7.3 43% .274 .244 1.26 4.74 3.00
2013 MOB AA 22 0 26.3 23 7 29 2 .257 97 7.9 2.4 0.7 9.9 19% .300 .230 1.14 2.49 2.73
2013 RNO AAA 24 0 31.3 39 17 23 6 .279 116 11.2 4.9 1.7 6.6 36% .320 .305 1.79 6.31 7.18

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Injury History  —  No longer being updated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
2011-04-11 2011-09-19 Minors 161 131 Right Elbow Recovery From Surgery Tommy John Surgery - Date Is Approximate 2011-03-07 -
2011-03-03 2011-03-11 Camp 8 0 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery - Date Is Approximate 2011-03-07
2010-07-16 2010-08-19 Minors 34 0 Right Shoulder Inflammation - -

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This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: The Selling-the-Closer MythR.J. Anderson2014-07-24


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2015, Matt Gorgen threw 71 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2009 and 2010, including pitches thrown in Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2010, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (91mph), also mixing in a Slider (81mph) and Curve (77mph).