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Jake Jefferies C Marlins

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 26)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
250 .219 2 19 19 0 .212 -0.2
Birth Date10-30-1987
Height6' 1"
Weight210 lbs
Age26 years, 11 months, 21 days
BatsL
ThrowsR
2010
2011
2012
2013
-0.22014
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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 HUD A- 66 264 .306 .249 .320 .357 .255 .341 95 13.2 7.6 -1.8 1.3 -0.7 17.2 1.9 17.2 1.9
2009 BGR A 116 490 .269 .260 .327 .376 .268 .268 91 4.8 13.9 -1 1.1 1.9 16.1 1.8 16.1 1.8
2010 PCH A+ 102 411 .226 .252 .329 .361 .261 .237 92 -14.6 11.6 6.2 -0.0 -6.3 -7.1 -0.7 -7.1 -0.7
2011 PCH A+ 59 222 .232 .261 .326 .381 .254 .254 98 -6.9 6.7 -1.7 0.5 -0.7 -1.8 -0.1 -1.8 -0.1
2011 MNT AA 6 20 .199 .259 .343 .411 .261 .312 111 -1.3 0.6 -0.1 -0.0 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0
2012 JAX AA 42 147 .218 .255 .335 .382 .261 .264 103 -6.4 4.1 2.2 -0.4 -0.7 -3.7 -0.4 -3.7 -0.4
2012 NWO AAA 6 18 .163 .294 .356 .457 .283 .154 84 -2 0.5 0.3 -0.1 -0.9 -2.6 -0.3 -2.6 -0.3
2013 NWO AAA 9 34 .212 .258 .336 .383 .262 .222 92 -1.8 1.0 0.6 0.2 -0.4 -1.3 -0.1 -1.3 -0.1

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 HUD A- 264 32 75 16 3 2 41 21 22 1 1 .315 .380 .433 .118 .306 17.2 1.3 1.9
2009 BGR A 490 54 115 17 1 8 50 37 35 7 2 .261 .326 .359 .098 .269 16.1 1.1 1.8
2010 PCH A+ 411 31 78 15 2 1 30 31 41 1 1 .215 .290 .275 .061 .226 -7.1 -0.0 -0.7
2011 MNT AA 20 3 5 0 0 0 3 1 3 0 0 .263 .300 .263 .000 .199 0.2 -0.0 0.0
2011 PCH A+ 222 18 48 12 1 2 29 12 24 1 1 .235 .281 .333 .098 .232 -1.8 0.5 -0.1
2012 NWO AAA 18 1 2 1 0 0 2 2 2 0 1 .133 .235 .200 .067 .163 -2.6 -0.1 -0.3
2012 JAX AA 147 18 31 6 0 2 13 12 21 0 1 .233 .297 .323 .090 .218 -3.7 -0.4 -0.4
2013 NWO AAA 34 1 6 2 0 0 0 3 3 0 0 .200 .273 .267 .067 .212 -1.3 0.2 -0.1

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

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 0 d2012

Details
  • Acquired by Miami in trade from Tampa Bay 12/12/11.
  • Drafted by Tampa Bay 2008 (3-78) (UC-Davis). Signed 6/08, $0.515M signing bonus.

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 49 132 27 2 5 47 36 78 1 1 .277 .325 .375 .266 15.5 C 2, 1B 0 1.9
80o 499 44 117 24 2 4 43 32 76 1 1 .259 .305 .350 .250 7.0 C 2, 1B 0 1.0
70o 480 40 108 22 2 4 40 30 75 1 1 .246 .290 .333 .238 1.4 C 2, 1B 0 0.4
60o 465 37 100 21 1 4 37 27 74 1 1 .235 .278 .318 .228 -3.1 C 2, 1B 0 -0.1
50o 450 35 93 19 1 4 35 25 72 1 1 .225 .267 .304 .219 -7.1 C 2, 1B 0 -0.6
40o 435 32 86 18 1 3 33 24 71 1 1 .215 .255 .290 .209 -10.8 C 2, 1B 0 -1.0
30o 420 30 79 16 1 3 31 22 70 1 1 .204 .243 .275 .199 -14.4 C 2, 1B 0 -1.4
20o 401 27 72 15 1 3 28 19 68 1 1 .192 .229 .258 .188 -18.3 C 2, 1B 0 -1.8
10o 376 23 61 13 1 2 25 17 65 1 0 .174 .209 .234 .171 -23.0 C 2, 1B 0 -2.3
Weighted Mean4583697201436267311.231.273.311.224-5.0C 2, 1B 0-0.3

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
2% 5% 3% 8% 13%

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
201527250234811132014460.211.261.304.209-1.6-15.3-0.60.514.9-30.11.0
201628250214810121814470.206.251.281.197-2.4-22.9-0.60.414.9-37.61.0
201729319286313132417550.214.258.293.204-1.9-18.8-0.80.414.9-33.31.3
20183063157121262650381120.211.260.297.206-1.6-17.7-1.40.614.9-31.92.5
20193160353113252546371080.206.258.287.202-2.0-20.4-1.40.414.9-34.42.4
20203260053114252545371080.207.259.286.202-2.0-20.6-1.40.314.9-34.42.4
20213363357118252649421170.205.260.288.204-1.9-19.7-1.50.114.9-33.32.5
20223460652113242443371140.202.253.272.195-2.5-25.0-1.5-0.114.9-38.42.4
2023356115912928275337970.233.282.331.224-0.6-8.3-1.5-0.214.9-21.52.4

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
1.73.92.6out of baseball0.7out of baseball8.9

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Rank Score Name Year TAv Trend
1 97 Luis Oliveros 2009 .000 DNP
2 95 P.J. Pilittere 2008 .000 DNP
3 94 Michael Brenly 2013 .000 DNP
4 94 Drew Butera 2010 .191
5 93 Doug Pickens 2011 .000 DNP
6 92 Alberto Rosario 2013 .000 DNP
7 91 Gabriel Gutierrez 2010 .000 DNP
8 91 Tuffy Gosewisch 2010 .000 DNP
9 90 Jose Jimenez 2013 .000 DNP
10 90 John Suomi 2007 .000 DNP
11 89 Brandon Bantz 2013 -.017
12 89 Wilkin Castillo 2010 .000 DNP
13 89 Jhonatan Solano 2012 .314
14 89 Chris Denove 2009 .000 DNP
15 89 Damaso Espino 2009 .000 DNP
16 88 Ed Easley 2012 .000 DNP
17 88 Danny Lehmann 2012 .000 DNP
18 87 Javi Herrera 2007 .000 DNP
19 87 Kai Gronauer 2013 .000 DNP
20 87 Richard Mercado 2009 .000 DNP
21 87 Jonathan Jaspe 2011 .000 DNP
22 87 Kyle Geiger 2008 .000 DNP
23 87 Elio Sarmiento 2012 .000 DNP
24 87 Mike Nickeas 2009 .000 DNP
25 87 Ralph Henriquez 2013 .000 DNP
26 86 Chris Stewart 2008 .004
27 86 Rob Johnson 2009 .209
28 86 Gustavo Molina 2008 .166
29 86 Matt Pagnozzi 2009 .306
30 86 Carlos Corporan 2010 .000 DNP
31 86 John Otness 2008 .000 DNP
32 85 Chris Robinson 2010 .000 DNP
33 85 Jeff Howell 2009 .000 DNP
34 85 Brett Hayes 2010 .226
35 85 Jeff Frazier 2009 .000 DNP
36 85 Jeremy West 2008 .000 DNP
37 85 Luis Martinez 2011 .233
38 85 Brian Ward 2012 .000 DNP
39 84 Lars Davis 2012 .000 DNP
40 84 Caleb Joseph 2012 .000 DNP
41 84 Sean McCraw 2012 .000 DNP
42 84 Al Quintana 2009 .000 DNP
43 84 Cody Clark 2008 .000 DNP
44 84 Jose Gonzalez 2013 .000 DNP
45 84 Cyle Hankerd 2011 .000 DNP
46 83 Kyle Anson 2009 .000 DNP
47 83 Tony Richie 2008 .000 DNP
48 83 Jose Morales 2009 .260
49 83 Adam Ricks 2009 .000 DNP
50 83 David Castillo 2008 .000 DNP
51 83 Chris Kroski 2008 .000 DNP
52 82 Mitch Canham 2011 .000 DNP
53 82 Greg Dowling 2010 .000 DNP
54 82 Matt Wallach 2012 .000 DNP
55 82 Mitch Hilligoss 2011 .000 DNP
56 82 Curtis Thigpen 2009 .000 DNP
57 82 Jonathan Hee 2012 .000 DNP
58 82 Wilberto Ortiz 2011 .000 DNP
59 82 John Purdom 2007 .000 DNP
60 82 Matt Pali 2007 .000 DNP
61 82 Ron Davenport 2008 .000 DNP
62 82 Greg Sexton 2011 .000 DNP
63 82 Phillip Britton 2011 .000 DNP
64 82 Jackson Williams 2012 .000 DNP
65 81 Nevin Ashley 2011 .000 DNP
66 81 Christopher Minaker 2010 .000 DNP
67 81 Devin Ivany 2009 .000 DNP
68 81 Clifton Remole 2009 .000 DNP
69 81 Phil Avlas 2009 .000 DNP
70 81 Chuck Caufield 2010 .000 DNP
71 81 Anderson De La Rosa 2011 .000 DNP
72 81 Mike Aviles 2007 .000 DNP
73 81 Tim Kennelly 2013 .000 DNP
74 81 Mark Reed 2012 .000 DNP
75 81 Tyler LaTorre 2009 .000 DNP
76 81 Chris Frey 2010 .000 DNP
77 81 Jordan Pacheco 2012 .247
78 81 Ricardo Nanita 2007 .000 DNP
79 81 Bobby Wilson 2009 .155
80 81 Edwin Bellorin 2008 .248
81 80 Robert Felmy 2010 .000 DNP
82 80 Gregory Thomson 2010 .000 DNP
83 80 Michael Gaffney 2008 .000 DNP
84 80 Robbie Widlansky 2011 .000 DNP
85 80 Pedro Cotto 2008 .000 DNP
86 80 Brad Chalk 2012 .000 DNP
87 80 Brian Buscher 2007 .247
88 80 Jeremy Barnes 2013 .000 DNP
89 80 Tripper Johnson III 2008 .000 DNP
90 80 Hunter Mense 2011 .000 DNP
91 80 Juan Tejeda 2008 .000 DNP
92 80 Irving Falu 2009 .000 DNP
93 80 Pat Osborn 2007 .000 DNP
94 80 Juan Sanchez 2013 .000 DNP
95 80 Mark Ori 2010 .000 DNP
96 80 Joel Weeks 2011 .000 DNP
97 80 Luis Rivera 2010 .000 DNP
98 80 Mark Wagner 2010 .000 DNP
99 80 Rick Guarno 2009 .000 DNP
100 80 Brad Davis 2009 .000 DNP

Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv

BP Annual Player Comments

YearComment
2009 A third-round pick out of UC Davis, catcher Jacob Jefferies is an athletic defender with a good approach, outstanding contact skills, and questionable power.

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  Title Author Date
Transaction Analysis: A Signing and Trade in the NL CentralR.J. Anderson2011-12-14
Transaction Analysis: A Signing and Trade in the NL CentralBen Lindbergh2011-12-14


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