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Matt Hague 1BBlue Jays

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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
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Birth Date8-20-1985
Height6' 3"
Weight225 lbs
Age30 years, 5 months, 25 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2011
-0.42012
2013
-0.12014
0.02015
WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2012 PIT 26 30 74 70 5 16 2 0 0 18 3 14 1 0 0 7 1 0 .229 .270 .257 .192 -4.7 1.0 -0.4
2014 PIT 28 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.170 -0.8 0.0 -0.1
2015 TOR 29 10 15 12 1 3 1 0 0 4 2 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .400 .333 .236 0.0 0.2 0.0
Career43918461930022519200710.226.286.262.191-5.41.2-0.4

Statistics for All Levels

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YEAR Team Lg G PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2008 HIC A 57 242 .298 .256 .323 .374 .000 .348 106 9.5 6.8 -0.2 -1.4 1.1 17.2 1.6 17.2 1.6
2008 SCO A- 7 30 .328 .234 .299 .331 .000 .409 101 2.2 0.9 -0.2 -1.7 -0.5 2.5 0.1 2.5 0.1
2009 LYN A+ 122 508 .284 .252 .329 .376 .000 .330 97 13.5 15.6 -9.9 1.1 -2.6 16.6 1.8 16.6 1.8
2010 ALT AA 135 581 .291 .258 .328 .392 .000 .312 96 20.4 17.7 -11.3 12.0 -1.9 24.8 3.7 24.8 3.7
2011 IND AAA 141 594 .284 .262 .327 .402 .000 .334 96 17.1 18.4 -10.3 3.8 -1.4 23.9 2.6 23.9 2.6
2011 TDE Wnt 42 171 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .305 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 PIT MLB 30 74 .192 .249 .312 .399 .000 .286 98 -5 2.0 -1.1 1.0 -0.6 -4.7 -0.4 -4.7 -0.4
2012 IND AAA 91 399 .241 .262 .329 .396 .000 .316 99 -8.4 11.9 -2.7 -0.2 0.1 0.9 0.1 0.9 0.1
2013 IND AAA 142 623 .279 .255 .326 .387 .000 .333 100 13 17.7 -10.2 -6.2 -1.6 19.0 1.3 19.0 1.1
2014 PIT MLB 3 2 -.170 .179 .269 .264 .000 .000 102 -0.8 0.1 0 0.0 0.0 -0.8 -0.1 -0.8 -0.1
2014 BUF AAA 13 56 .325 .243 .321 .373 .000 .452 100 4.2 1.7 0.2 0.8 0.7 6.8 0.8 6.8 0.8
2014 IND AAA 93 386 .275 .266 .333 .397 .000 .292 104 6.8 11.5 -3.5 -1.1 2.3 17.1 1.6 17.1 1.5
2015 TOR MLB 10 15 .236 .233 .287 .369 .000 .375 109 -0.4 0.4 -0.2 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2015 BUF AAA 136 596 .332 .258 .323 .367 .000 .370 94 45.1 16.5 -5 -9.3 0.7 57.3 4.9 57.3 4.9

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2008 SCO A- 30 6 9 3 0 0 3 3 5 0 0 .333 .400 .444 .111 .328 2.5 -1.7 0.1
2008 HIC A 242 25 69 14 0 6 29 20 28 1 0 .321 .389 .470 .149 .298 17.2 -1.4 1.6
2009 LYN A+ 508 52 133 30 0 8 50 40 67 3 2 .293 .361 .412 .119 .284 16.6 1.1 1.8
2010 ALT AA 581 90 150 30 0 15 86 61 62 3 6 .295 .378 .442 .147 .291 24.8 12.0 3.7
2011 IND AAA 594 70 165 37 3 12 75 47 68 4 3 .309 .372 .457 .148 .284 23.9 3.8 2.6
2011 TDE Wnt 171 15 38 4 0 2 18 21 27 0 0 .259 .363 .327 .068 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 IND AAA 399 41 104 13 0 4 54 26 50 3 1 .283 .332 .351 .068 .241 0.9 -0.2 0.1
2012 PIT MLB 74 5 16 2 0 0 7 3 14 1 0 .229 .270 .257 .029 .192 -4.7 1.0 -0.4
2013 IND AAA 623 67 153 37 2 8 69 71 96 4 3 .285 .378 .407 .121 .279 19.0 -6.2 1.1
2014 IND AAA 386 52 88 16 1 14 66 46 66 1 2 .267 .365 .448 .182 .275 17.1 -1.1 1.5
2014 PIT MLB 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.170 -0.8 0.0 -0.1
2014 BUF AAA 56 8 20 7 0 1 10 3 10 0 1 .377 .411 .566 .189 .325 6.8 0.8 0.8
2015 BUF AAA 596 70 177 33 1 11 92 61 65 5 1 .338 .416 .468 .130 .332 57.3 -9.3 4.9
2015 TOR MLB 15 1 3 1 0 0 0 2 4 0 0 .250 .400 .333 .083 .236 0.0 0.2 0.0

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 CSAA_CHANCES CSAA_RT
2012 271 0.5018 0.4502 0.7787 0.5662 0.3333 0.9221 0.5333 0.2213 128 -0.001445
2014 3 1.0000 1.0000 0.3333 1.0000 0.3333 0.6667 0 0.000000
2015 58 0.5000 0.4310 0.8800 0.6552 0.2069 0.8947 0.8333 0.1200 28 -0.001614
Career3320.5060.45180.79240.58570.30820.9120.58090.2076109.3735-0.0015

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

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2015 TOR $
2012 PIT $480,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$480,000
1 yrTotal$480,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 93 d2016

Details
  • 2016. Signed by Hanshin Tigers of Japan 12/15. (Hanshin paid Toronto $0.3M for right to negotiate with Hague.)
  • 1 year (2015). Re-signed by Toronto 3/15. Released by Toronto 11/24/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Re-signed by Pittsburgh (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Pittsburgh 7/9/14. Claimed by Toronto off waivers 8/18/14 after being DFA by Pittsburgh 8/14/14. DFA by Toronto 9/2/14. Sent outright to Triple-A 9/12/14. Contract selected by Toronto 9/28/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Re-signed by Pittsburgh (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012). Contract purchased by Pittsburgh 11/18/11. Re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/3/12. DFA by Pittsburgh 11/28/12.
  • Drafted by Pittsburgh 2008 (9-264) (Oklahoma State). $25,000 signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .343 .476 .463 .312
11 vs R (Multi) .159 .237 .178 .126
18 Split (Multi) -.184 -.239 -.285 -.186
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.012 -.023 -.032 -.018
30 vs L (2015) .400 .571 .600 .370
31 vs R (2015) .143 .250 .143 .118
38 Split (2015) -.257 -.321 -.457 -.251
39 LgAvg (2015) -.009 -.021 -.026 -.016

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BP Articles

Matt Hague is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: The Year In HangoversR.J. Anderson2015-10-05
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Spring ShufflingR.J. Anderson2015-04-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Red Sox Place Their BettsR.J. Anderson2014-08-20
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Round Up The Usual Weekend SuspectsDaniel Rathman2014-07-14
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Round Up The Usual Weekend SuspectsChris Mosch2014-07-14
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: A Pierz to be Missing R.J. Anderson2014-07-11
The Lineup Card: Eight of the Least Interesting Spring Training StorylinesBaseball Prospectus2014-02-05
This article requires BP Premium accessWestern Front: Thou Shalt Not Run on Johnny CuetoGeoff Young2012-12-04
Overthinking It: Measuring the Movement at This Year's DeadlineBen Lindbergh2012-08-07
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessValue Picks: First, Third, and DH for 6/12/12Michael Street2012-06-12
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessValue Picks: First, Third, and DH for 6/6/12Michael Street2012-06-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Montero Puts Down RootsR.J. Anderson2012-05-29
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessValue Picks: First, Third, and DH for 5/29/12Michael Street2012-05-29
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessValue Picks: First, Third, and DH for 4/16/12Michael Street2012-04-17
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessValue Picks: First, Third, and DH for 4/10/12Michael Street2012-04-10
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessPreseason Value Picks: First, Third, and DH for 3/20/12Michael Street2012-03-20


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