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Portrait of Esmailin Caridad

Esmailin Caridad PCubs

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 30)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date10-28-1983
Height5' 10"
Weight195 lbs
Age31 years, 0 months, 24 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
-0.32010
2011
2012
2013
0.02014
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
2009 CHN 25 14 0 19.3 0.0 19.3 1 0 0 0 0 0 74 15 4 3 0 23 3 3 3 17 1.40 2.23 3.09 4.0 0.4
2010 CHN 26 8 0 4.0 0.0 4.0 0 1 0 3 0 0 23 4 7 5 1 8 5 5 0 4 11.25 8.11 12.39 -3.1 -0.3
Career22023.30.023.31103009719118131883213.093.244.780.90.1

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2008 DAY A+ 14 13 69.3 5.44 88 .223 .256 .332 .372 .254 .279 106 2.8 0.3 2.8 0.3
2008 TEN AA 14 14 82.7 6.12 84 .224 .264 .345 .415 .255 .209 113 0.7 0.1 -0.2 -0.1
2008 MSS Wnt 10 0 16.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .268 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2009 CHN MLB 14 0 19.3 3.09 132 .196 .249 .318 .393 .252 .294 100 4.2 0.4 4.0 0.4
2009 IOW AAA 25 25 131.7 4.29 96 .289 .269 .335 .413 .274 .307 88 14.2 1.4 14.3 1.3
2010 CHN MLB 8 0 4.0 12.39 -85 .373 .262 .327 .402 .271 .231 99 -3.1 -0.3 -3.1 -0.3
2010 TEN AA 7 0 8.7 5.02 94 .273 .271 .340 .397 .263 .382 105 0.8 0.1 0.8 0.1
2010 IOW AAA 2 0 3.0 6.07 71 .254 .253 .314 .383 .250 .125 90 -0.2 -0.0 -0.2 -0.0
2010 CUB Rk 1 1 0.7 5.38 63 .503 .268 .313 .374 .292 .750 84 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0
2011 TEN AA 5 0 9.0 3.34 133 .275 .263 .332 .408 .257 .379 104 2.9 0.3 2.9 0.3
2011 IOW AAA 26 0 37.0 6.49 97 .308 .289 .354 .460 .265 .365 111 3.0 0.3 2.4 0.3
2012 IOW AAA 44 2 65.3 3.64 126 .249 .275 .340 .422 .267 .265 95 16.2 1.6 17.2 1.7
2012 OBR Wnt 37 1 42.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .336 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 IOW AAA 16 0 28.7 5.70 81 .284 .280 .347 .424 .273 .294 97 -0.0 -0.0 -0.4 -0.0

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 DAY A+ 6 4 0 14 13 69.3 64 17 38 3 45% .279 8.3 2.2 0.4 4.9 1.17 4.42 2.8 0.3
2008 TEN AA 7 3 0 14 14 82.7 67 21 50 15 47% .209 7.3 2.3 1.6 5.4 1.06 3.16 -0.2 -0.1
2008 MSS Wnt 2 1 0 10 0 16.0 13 5 17 2 0% .268 7.3 2.8 1.1 9.6 1.12 3.94 0.0 0.0
2009 IOW AAA 5 10 0 25 25 131.7 139 46 114 17 38% .307 9.5 3.1 1.2 7.8 1.40 4.17 14.3 1.3
2009 CHN MLB 1 0 0 14 0 19.3 15 3 17 0 37% .294 7.0 1.4 0.0 7.9 0.93 1.40 4.0 0.4
2010 CHN MLB 0 1 0 8 0 4.0 4 5 4 1 50% .231 9.0 11.2 2.2 9.0 2.25 11.25 -3.1 -0.3
2010 IOW AAA 0 1 0 2 0 3.0 2 1 2 1 33% .125 6.0 3.0 3.0 6.0 1.00 3.00 -0.2 -0.0
2010 CUB Rk 0 0 0 1 1 0.7 3 0 1 0 50% .750 38.6 0.0 0.0 12.9 4.29 12.86 0.1 0.0
2010 TEN AA 0 1 1 7 0 8.7 12 3 8 1 34% .382 12.4 3.1 1.0 8.3 1.72 5.17 0.8 0.1
2011 IOW AAA 3 2 4 26 0 37.0 51 27 30 5 33% .365 12.4 6.6 1.2 7.3 2.11 8.27 2.4 0.3
2011 TEN AA 0 0 0 5 0 9.0 12 2 10 1 37% .379 12.0 2.0 1.0 10.0 1.56 7.00 2.9 0.3
2012 OBR Wnt 1 3 1 37 1 42.0 39 12 49 2 0% .336 8.4 2.6 0.4 10.5 1.21 2.57 0.0 0.0
2012 IOW AAA 1 4 0 44 2 65.3 52 29 65 4 40% .265 7.2 4.0 0.6 9.0 1.24 3.03 17.2 1.7
2013 IOW AAA 3 3 0 16 0 28.7 27 18 24 2 44% .294 8.5 5.7 0.6 7.5 1.57 5.02 -0.4 -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
2009 296 0.5574 0.4712 0.7842 0.6242 0.2748 0.8350 0.6389 0.2158
2010 97 0.4536 0.3711 0.8889 0.6364 0.1509 0.9286 0.7500 0.1111
Career3930.53180.44650.810.62720.24420.85810.66630.19

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2011-07-05 2011-09-19 Minors 76 58 - Not Disclosed - -
2010-05-18 2010-09-18 60-DL 123 108 Right Elbow Strain -
2010-04-12 2010-05-08 15-DL 26 24 Right Forearm Strain -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2010 CHN $403,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$403,000
1 yrTotal$403,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 56 d2011

Details
  • 1 year (2011). Sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago Cubs 11/18/11.
  • 1 year/$0.403M (2010). Re-signed 2/10.
  • 1 year (2009). Contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 8/10/09
  • Signed by Chicago Cubs, $0.175M signing bonus. Signed first pro contract with Hiroshima Carp as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic.

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This article requires BP Premium accessTeam Injury Projection: Chicago CubsMarc Normandin2011-03-18
This article requires BP Premium accessTeam Injury Projection: Chicago CubsCorey Dawkins2011-03-18
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Senior Circuit ShufflingChristina Kahrl2011-03-17
This article requires BP Premium accessPurpose Pitches: Day One at HoHoKamChristina Kahrl2011-03-10
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Branyan, Weeks, and DetritusChristina Kahrl2011-02-22
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Phillies, Nationals, CubsChristina Kahrl2010-09-22
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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Senior CircuitryChristina Kahrl2010-05-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Senior ShufflingChristina Kahrl2010-05-10
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Senior ShuffleChristina Kahrl2010-04-15
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Going to DozensChristina Kahrl2010-04-11
BP Unfiltered: UPDATED NL Projected Opening Day RostersJohn Perrotto2010-04-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Any Frandsen of Yours Is...Christina Kahrl2010-03-28
Fantasy Beat: Depth Chart/PFM UpdateClay Davenport2010-03-17
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: Hot Spots: Relief PitchersLee Panas2010-03-11
This article requires BP Premium accessWinter League Preview: The Dominican LeagueCarlos J. Lugo2009-10-18
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Operatic Wagner, or Soap-Operatic?Christina Kahrl2009-08-26
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Assorted Senior CircuitryChristina Kahrl2009-08-14
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: NL Central MovesChristina Kahrl2009-07-10


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Esmailin Caridad threw 450 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2009 and 2013, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2013, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (93mph), also mixing in a Slider (78mph) and Change (84mph).