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2014 Rest-of-Season Projections (seasonal age 28)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date4-12-1986
Height6' 6"
Weight215 lbs
Age28 years, 3 months, 16 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
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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 SDN 25 9 0 7.0 0.0 7.0 0 2 0 0 0 0 38 9 5 4 0 9 7 3 1 11 5.14 3.28 2.66 1.4 0.1
2012 SDN 26 67 0 66.7 0.0 66.7 2 4 0 1 0 0 280 50 28 28 11 89 33 26 2 75 3.78 4.61 4.60 -2.7 -0.3
2013 SDN 27 33 0 31.0 0.0 31.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 141 36 15 11 3 51 19 19 0 31 3.19 4.12 4.44 0.0 0.0
2014 BAL 28 20 0 35.3 0.0 35.3 4 0 0 0 0 0 142 28 13 13 3 44 15 15 0 31 3.31 3.79 4.28 3.0 0.3
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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
2008 PDR Rk 17 0 22.3 2.69 147 .222 .261 .342 .376 .262 .389 94 8.5 0.8 8.5 0.8
2009 FTW A 60 0 63.7 2.78 143 .151 .251 .319 .364 .249 .261 108 19.6 2.0 19.6 2.0
2010 LEL A+ 62 0 65.7 4.11 118 .208 .279 .341 .429 .265 .286 99 10.9 1.1 10.9 1.1
2010 afw Wnt 1 0 1.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2010 PES Wnt 11 0 12.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .171 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 SDN MLB 9 0 7.0 2.66 127 .296 .252 .319 .397 .263 .474 87 1.4 0.1 1.4 0.1
2011 SAN AA 42 0 44.0 2.53 153 .180 .261 .332 .389 .250 .305 108 16.0 1.6 16.0 1.6
2011 TUC AAA 25 0 27.7 3.24 147 .217 .292 .357 .444 .264 .342 109 10.2 1.0 10.2 1.0
2012 SDN MLB 67 0 66.7 4.60 85 .252 .256 .315 .403 .260 .245 93 -2.7 -0.3 -2.7 -0.3
2012 TUC AAA 10 0 9.7 3.57 134 .240 .280 .343 .449 .273 .344 104 2.4 0.2 2.4 0.2
2013 SDN MLB 33 0 31.0 4.44 86 .305 .260 .319 .399 .260 .375 96 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 TUC AAA 33 0 44.3 3.88 125 .253 .270 .337 .409 .266 .306 105 8.9 0.9 9.2 0.9
2014 BAL MLB 20 0 35.3 4.28 101 .240 .255 .321 .398 .265 .269 102 2.2 0.2 3.0 0.3
2014 NOR AAA 17 0 23.3 1.02 178 .256 .260 .329 .399 .253 .490 102 13.5 1.4 13.5 1.4

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
2008 PDR Rk 1 1 4 17 0 22.3 21 5 33 0 56% .389 8.5 2.0 0.0 13.3 1.17 2.02 8.5 0.8
2009 FTW A 3 3 33 60 0 63.7 36 11 82 1 37% .261 5.1 1.6 0.1 11.6 0.74 1.27 19.6 2.0
2010 afw Wnt 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0 0 2 0 0% .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 18.0 0.00 0.00 0.0 0.0
2010 PES Wnt 1 1 1 11 0 12.7 8 3 4 1 0% .171 5.7 2.1 0.7 2.8 0.87 2.83 0.0 0.0
2010 LEL A+ 5 2 41 62 0 65.7 50 11 74 6 47% .286 6.8 1.5 0.8 10.1 0.93 2.47 10.9 1.1
2011 SDN MLB 0 2 0 9 0 7.0 9 7 11 0 26% .474 11.6 9.0 0.0 14.1 2.29 5.14 1.4 0.1
2011 TUC AAA 1 3 11 25 0 27.7 28 7 30 1 46% .342 9.1 2.3 0.3 9.8 1.27 3.90 10.2 1.0
2011 SAN AA 2 2 23 42 0 44.0 32 5 64 3 31% .305 6.5 1.0 0.6 13.1 0.84 2.25 16.0 1.6
2012 SDN MLB 2 4 0 67 0 66.7 50 33 75 11 36% .245 6.8 4.5 1.5 10.1 1.25 3.78 -2.7 -0.3
2012 TUC AAA 2 1 3 10 0 9.7 11 1 5 0 44% .344 10.2 0.9 0.0 4.7 1.24 2.79 2.4 0.2
2013 TUC AAA 4 3 3 33 0 44.3 43 14 44 5 40% .306 8.7 2.8 1.0 8.9 1.29 2.84 9.2 0.9
2013 SDN MLB 1 0 0 33 0 31.0 36 19 31 3 40% .375 10.5 5.5 0.9 9.0 1.77 3.19 0.0 0.0
2014 BAL MLB 4 0 0 20 0 35.3 28 15 31 3 44% .269 7.1 3.8 0.8 7.9 1.22 3.31 3.0 0.3
2014 NOR AAA 3 1 1 17 0 23.3 26 6 43 1 31% .490 10.0 2.3 0.4 16.6 1.37 3.47 13.5 1.4

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 141 0.5248 0.4929 0.7101 0.6216 0.3433 0.7391 0.6522 0.2899
2012 1144 0.4834 0.4566 0.7620 0.6492 0.2741 0.8217 0.6296 0.2380
2013 616 0.4529 0.4416 0.8015 0.6631 0.2582 0.8703 0.6552 0.1949
2014 586 0.4437 0.4872 0.7053 0.6846 0.3282 0.7697 0.5981 0.2947
Career24870.46880.46220.75550.65940.28680.81680.62980.2436

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 BAL $509,500
2013 SDN $498,200
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$498,200
2011Current$509,500
2 yrPvs + Cur$1,007,700
2 yrTotal$1,007,700

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 105 dBrian Charles1 year/$0.5095M (2014)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.5095M (2014). Re-signed by Baltimore 3/11/14.
  • 1 year/$0.4982M (2013). Re-signed by San Diego 3/9/13. Acquired by Baltimore in trade 11/25/13 after being DFA by San Diego 11/20/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Re-signed by San Diego 3/8/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Contract purchased by San Diego 8/31/11.
  • Drafted by San Diego 2008 (42-1,275) (Monmouth).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .237 .349 .333 .259
11 vs R (Multi) .270 .352 .441 .296
18 Split (Multi) -.032 -.003 -.108 -.037
19 LgAvg (Multi) .010 .024 .026 .019
30 vs L (2013) .232 .343 .304 .248
31 vs R (2013) .365 .432 .540 .355
38 Split (2013) -.133 -.089 -.236 -.108
39 LgAvg (2013) .010 .022 .028 .019

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BP Articles

Brad Brach is referenced in the following articles.

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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Going Down 'hillR.J. Anderson2014-06-11
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTTO Scoresheet Podcast: Relief PitchersJared Weiss2014-03-07
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTTO Scoresheet Podcast: Relief PitchersBen Murphy2014-03-07
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTTO Scoresheet Podcast: Relief PitchersIan Lefkowitz2014-03-07
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Team Preview: Baltimore OriolesPaul Sporer2013-12-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Jones (a Pirate) Walks the Plank (a Metaphor)R.J. Anderson2013-11-26
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Jones (a Pirate) Walks the Plank (a Metaphor)Bret Sayre2013-11-26
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: September 4, 2013Clint Chisam2013-09-04
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 27, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-27
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 25, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-25
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 15, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-15
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 9, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-09
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 27, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-27
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: May 19, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-19
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of Monday, April 1Zach Mortimer2013-04-02
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Tier Rankings: Relief PitchersPaul Singman2013-03-28
In A Pickle: The Disunited States of AmericaJason Wojciechowski2013-01-17
This article requires BP Premium accessWestern Front: La Casa SuciaGeoff Young2012-05-15
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: A Roach, a Padre and a Punto Walk Into a BarR.J. Anderson2012-05-07
Painting the Black: Who Are These Guys?R.J. Anderson2012-04-10
This article requires BP Premium accessWestern Front: It Only Seems Like the SuburbsGeoff Young2012-04-10
This article requires BP Premium accessDivide and Conquer, NL West: This Is Not Surreal, Nor Is It OtherwiseGeoff Young2011-09-13
This article requires BP Premium accessProspects Will Break Your Heart: Positional Primacy: RelieversJason Parks2011-06-14


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Brad Brach has thrown 2,774 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2010 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (95mph) and Sinker (93mph), also mixing in a Slider (86mph) and Splitter (86mph).