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J.R. Higley CFNationals

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 26)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
250 .202 4 22 20 1 .209 -0.6
Birth Date6-21-1988
Height6' 3"
Weight210 lbs
Age26 years, 4 months, 2 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
2011
2012
2013
-0.62014
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WARP Summary

Standard

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

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 PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2008 NAT Rk 35 142 .304 .253 .343 .332 .244 .493 106 6.5 4.1 -1.6 1.5 -1.4 6.1 0.7 6.1 0.7
2009 HAG A 11 46 .360 .252 .329 .351 .267 .385 91 4.6 1.3 -0.3 0.8 -0.6 5.0 0.6 5.0 0.6
2009 VER A- 53 216 .279 .241 .321 .347 .255 .353 100 4.2 6.0 -1 2.3 -0.9 8.8 1.2 8.8 1.2
2010 HAG A 35 133 .264 .256 .326 .379 .265 .362 91 0.5 3.9 -0.3 1.2 1.3 8.0 0.9 8.0 0.9
2011 POT A+ 69 247 .263 .249 .319 .369 .249 .303 103 0.9 7.4 -1.5 0.2 2.2 8.6 0.9 8.6 0.9
2012 HAG A 38 148 .216 .262 .333 .384 .262 .308 107 -6.9 4.2 -1 0.1 0.9 -2.6 -0.3 -2.6 -0.3
2012 AUB A- 7 30 .390 .255 .331 .371 .271 .333 108 4 0.8 -0.2 0.1 0.7 5.1 0.6 5.1 0.6
2012 POT A+ 4 12 .126 .222 .301 .356 .243 .200 103 -1.8 0.4 0 -0.0 0.4 -1.1 -0.1 -1.1 -0.1
2012 HAR AA 8 9 .247 .236 .310 .343 .244 .167 103 -0.1 0.2 0 0.1 0.2 1.3 0.1 1.3 0.1
2012 SYR AAA 4 11 .067 .274 .335 .426 .251 .111 107 -2.4 0.3 0 -0.2 0.0 -2.2 -0.2 -2.2 -0.2
2013 HAG A 15 58 .233 .266 .345 .386 .284 .308 97 -1.6 1.6 0.1 0.8 -1.6 -1.2 -0.0 -1.2 -0.0
2013 POT A+ 4 12 .076 .260 .341 .377 .261 .000 106 -2.4 0.4 -0.1 0.1 -0.0 -2.4 -0.2 -2.4 -0.2

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 NAT Rk 142 17 37 12 0 0 16 21 32 6 3 .346 .496 .458 .112 .304 6.1 1.5 0.7
2009 HAG A 46 7 12 3 1 2 6 4 12 0 0 .300 .391 .575 .275 .360 5.0 0.8 0.6
2009 VER A- 216 22 52 6 3 3 20 12 52 6 6 .271 .330 .380 .109 .279 8.8 2.3 1.2
2010 HAG A 133 22 27 8 0 2 16 13 46 1 3 .233 .308 .353 .121 .264 8.0 1.2 0.9
2011 POT A+ 247 36 49 13 0 6 23 23 61 5 2 .234 .339 .383 .148 .263 8.6 0.2 0.9
2012 HAR AA 9 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 .143 .333 .143 .000 .247 1.3 0.1 0.1
2012 SYR AAA 11 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .100 .100 .100 .000 .067 -2.2 -0.2 -0.2
2012 POT A+ 12 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 .100 .250 .100 .000 .126 -1.1 -0.0 -0.1
2012 AUB A- 30 7 8 1 1 2 9 2 5 0 0 .320 .433 .680 .360 .390 5.1 0.1 0.6
2012 HAG A 148 19 30 6 0 2 12 16 38 1 2 .231 .313 .323 .092 .216 -2.6 0.1 -0.3
2013 HAG A 58 7 12 2 1 0 5 4 12 1 1 .235 .328 .314 .078 .233 -1.2 0.8 -0.0
2013 POT A+ 12 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 .000 .091 .000 .000 .076 -2.4 0.1 -0.2

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
2011-08-03 2011-09-13 Minors 41 32 - Not Disclosed - -
2010-06-19 2010-09-07 Minors 80 0 Not Disclosed -
2010-04-08 2010-05-14 Minors 36 0 Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

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Details

2014 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 3/11/2014 05:35 ET

PCT PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
90o 524 54 119 21 1 9 50 39 137 4 2 .256 .323 .367 .256 8.6 CF 2, RF 1 1.1
80o 498 48 106 19 1 8 46 34 135 3 2 .239 .302 .341 .240 0.4 CF 2, RF 1 0.2
70o 480 44 97 17 1 7 42 32 132 3 2 .226 .287 .323 .228 -5.0 CF 2, RF 1 -0.4
60o 465 41 90 16 1 7 39 29 130 3 2 .215 .275 .307 .218 -9.2 CF 2, RF 1 -0.8
50o 450 38 83 15 1 6 37 27 128 3 1 .205 .263 .293 .209 -13.0 CF 2, RF 1 -1.2
40o 435 36 78 14 1 6 34 25 126 2 1 .196 .251 .279 .200 -16.4 CF 2, RF 1 -1.6
30o 420 33 70 12 1 5 32 23 124 2 1 .185 .239 .264 .190 -19.9 CF 2, RF 1 -2.0
20o 402 30 64 11 1 5 29 21 121 2 1 .173 .224 .246 .178 -23.5 CF 2, RF 1 -2.4
10o 376 26 55 10 1 4 26 18 116 2 1 .156 .204 .222 .162 -27.8 CF 2, RF 1 -2.9
Weighted Mean45840871517382813031.211.269.301.214-11.0CF 2, RF 1-1.0

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
1% 6% 4% 8% 12%

Long-Term Forecast (Beyond the 2014 Projections)

Playing time estimates are based on performance, not Depth Charts.
Year Age PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP VORP BRR POS_ADJ REP_ADJ RAA FRAA
20152725024448032017701.201.269.287.210-1.6-15.9-0.6-0.414.9-29.81.0
20162825025478142116701.207.274.299.216-1.2-12.3-0.5-0.514.9-26.21.0
20172925025468142117701.203.274.294.214-1.4-13.6-0.6-0.614.9-27.31.0
2018304274277131736291201.201.271.293.213-1.5-15.1-1.0-1.114.9-27.91.6
201931601611111811051431641.207.278.299.218-1.2-13.4-1.5-1.714.9-25.12.3
20203261961112181951431701.202.273.289.213-1.6-16.7-1.6-2.014.9-28.02.4
202133613621131811052421640.206.274.297.215-1.4-15.4-1.6-2.114.9-26.72.4
20223460559109171949411660.200.270.284.210-1.8-18.8-1.6-2.314.9-29.92.3
202335627621141811052431690.203.272.290.212-1.7-17.8-1.7-2.514.9-28.52.4

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
3out of baseball0.10.10.2out of baseball3.3

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17 87 Marland Williams 2007 .000 DNP
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29 84 Craig Gentry 2010 .160
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32 84 Brad McElroy 2012 .000 DNP
33 84 Donnie Webb 2012 .000 DNP
34 83 James McOwen 2012 .000 DNP
35 83 Bobby Stevens 2013 .000 DNP
36 83 L.V. Ware 2013 .000 DNP
37 83 Adam Loewen 2010 .000 DNP
38 83 Peter Clifford 2010 .000 DNP
39 83 Vic Buttler 2007 .000 DNP
40 83 Todd Johnson 2011 .000 DNP
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47 82 Eli Iorg 2009 .000 DNP
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52 82 Drew T Anderson 2007 .000 DNP
53 82 Rand Smith 2013 .000 DNP
54 81 Randy Walter 2007 .000 DNP
55 81 Ramon Santana 2012 .000 DNP
56 81 Nyjer Morgan 2007 .276
57 81 Dave Krynzel 2008 .000 DNP
58 81 Elian Herrera 2011 .000 DNP
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61 81 Lorenzo Scott 2008 .000 DNP
62 81 Ricardo Nanita 2007 .000 DNP
63 81 Joshua Petersen 2009 .000 DNP
64 80 Brett Newsome 2013 .000 DNP
65 80 Jon Gaston 2013 .000 DNP
66 80 Chad Spann 2010 .000 DNP
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69 80 Drew Hedman 2013 .000 DNP
70 80 Ryan Lollis 2013 .000 DNP
71 80 Matt Thayer 2008 .000 DNP
72 80 Greg Creek 2009 .000 DNP
73 80 Ryan Eigsti 2012 .000 DNP
74 80 Daniel Nava 2009 .000 DNP
75 80 Kent Sakamoto 2010 .000 DNP
76 80 Richie Robnett 2010 .000 DNP
77 80 Nick Blasi 2008 .000 DNP
78 80 Adam Calderone 2010 .000 DNP
79 80 Chris Frey 2010 .000 DNP
80 80 Adam Donachie 2010 .000 DNP
81 79 Robert Felmy 2010 .000 DNP
82 79 Jay Brossman 2011 .000 DNP
83 79 Chuck Caufield 2010 .000 DNP
84 79 Joseph Simokaitis 2009 .000 DNP
85 79 Anthony Seratelli 2009 .000 DNP
86 79 Jerry Owens 2007 .232
87 79 J.T. Hall 2010 .000 DNP
88 79 Brandon Powell 2007 .000 DNP
89 79 Myron Leslie 2008 .000 DNP
90 79 Javis Diaz 2010 .000 DNP
91 79 Jason Christian 2013 .000 DNP
92 79 Eugenio Velez 2008 .240
93 79 Tyler LaTorre 2009 .000 DNP
94 79 Greg Thissen 2007 .000 DNP
95 79 Carlos Guzman 2012 .000 DNP
96 79 Nathan Panther 2008 .000 DNP
97 79 Gregory Thomson 2010 .000 DNP
98 79 Casey Benjamin 2007 .000 DNP
99 79 Jeff Salazar 2007 .248
100 79 John Urick 2008 .000 DNP

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