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Zeke Spruill PD-backs

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2016 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 26)
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Birth Date9-11-1989
Height6' 5"
Weight200 lbs
Age27 years, 0 months, 18 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2012
-0.02013
0.32014
2015
0.02016
DRA-Based WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2013 ARI MLB 6 2 11.3 0 2 0 17 5 9 3 .247 104 13.5 4.0 2.4 7.1 42% .378 .369 1.94 6.46 5.56 111 4.94 -0.0
2014 ARI MLB 6 1 22.7 1 1 0 27 4 14 0 .257 104 10.7 1.6 0.0 5.6 54% .338 .261 1.37 2.53 3.57 104 3.48 0.3
CareerMLB12334.0130449233.25310411.62.40.86.150%.350.3001.563.844.241063.970.3

Statistics for All Levels

'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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA
2008 BRA Rk 10 3 40.0 7 0 0 42 8 32 1 .233 102 9.4 1.8 0.2 7.2 47% .308 .244 1.25 2.95 2.92 0 0.00
2009 ROM A 20 19 116.0 8 6 1 120 24 95 9 .264 92 9.3 1.9 0.7 7.4 59% .307 .275 1.24 3.63 3.03 97 3.98
2009 BRA Rk 4 4 19.7 1 0 0 24 5 23 2 .247 115 11.0 2.3 0.9 10.5 57% .379 .287 1.47 3.53 4.57 90 4.19
2010 MYR A+ 14 13 65.0 3 5 0 83 13 41 4 .254 103 11.5 1.8 0.6 5.7 53% .339 .284 1.48 3.73 5.54 0 0.00
2010 BRA Rk 2 2 3.0 0 0 0 4 1 1 0 .256 109 12.0 3.0 0.0 3.0 83% .333 .344 1.67 3.84 3.00 105 7.44
2011 LYN A+ 20 20 129.7 7 9 0 108 23 92 7 .253 104 7.5 1.6 0.5 6.4 56% .259 .216 1.01 3.23 3.19 90 3.69
2011 MIS AA 7 7 45.0 3 2 0 45 17 16 3 .252 106 9.0 3.4 0.6 3.2 37% .273 .261 1.38 4.93 3.20 129 8.77
2012 MIS AA 27 27 161.7 9 11 0 158 46 106 8 .258 95 8.8 2.6 0.4 5.9 52% .295 .251 1.26 3.44 3.67 92 2.62
2012 PDD Wnt 7 7 22.3 2 2 0 22 7 13 1 .000 8.9 2.8 0.4 5.2 0% .280 .000 1.30 4.28 3.63 0 0.00
2013 ARI MLB 6 2 11.3 0 2 0 17 5 9 3 .247 104 13.5 4.0 2.4 7.1 42% .378 .369 1.94 6.46 5.56 111 4.94
2013 MOB AA 5 5 31.7 0 3 0 24 12 20 0 .255 95 6.8 3.4 0.0 5.7 54% .267 .218 1.14 2.79 1.42 98 3.93
2013 RNO AAA 16 16 92.0 6 5 0 98 33 48 8 .267 118 9.6 3.2 0.8 4.7 54% .290 .255 1.42 4.83 4.21 109 5.83
2014 ARI MLB 6 1 22.7 1 1 0 27 4 14 0 .257 104 10.7 1.6 0.0 5.6 54% .338 .261 1.37 2.53 3.57 104 3.48
2014 RNO AAA 28 11 79.0 3 7 1 89 21 71 10 .273 103 10.1 2.4 1.1 8.1 48% .324 .269 1.39 4.57 6.04 87 1.87
2014 DIA Rk 3 2 6.0 0 2 0 8 1 6 0 .000 12.0 1.5 0.0 9.0 0% .421 .000 1.50 2.53 7.50 0 0.00
2015 PAW AAA 35 14 114.3 5 10 2 132 34 67 8 .260 87 10.4 2.7 0.6 5.3 51% .323 .292 1.45 3.94 3.94 0 0.00

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
2013 197 0.4213 0.4619 0.8022 0.6386 0.3333 0.9434 0.6053 0.1978
2014 325 0.5292 0.4615 0.8333 0.6279 0.2745 0.8704 0.7381 0.1667
Career5220.48850.46170.82160.63190.29670.89790.6880.1784

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
2014-07-02 2014-08-08 Minors 37 0 Right Elbow -
2013-07-02 2013-07-22 Minors 20 0 Right Shoulder Tendonitis - -
2010-04-17 2010-07-04 Minors 78 0 Right Hand Fracture Punching Object -
2009-06-07 2009-06-18 Minors 11 0 Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2015 BOS $
2014 ARI $
2013 ARI $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 42 d1 year/$0.7M (2016)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.7M (2016). Signed by Kia Tigers of Korea 12/3/15.
  • 1 year/$0.5095M (2015). Re-signed by Boston 3/8/15. Sent outright to Triple-A by Boston 7/6/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Re-signed by Arizona 3/3/14. Acquired by Boston in trade from Arizona 12/12/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Contract purchased by Atlanta 11/20/12. Acquired by Arizona in trade from Atlanta 1/24/13. Signed by Arizona 3/2/13.
  • Drafted by Atlanta 2008 (2-70)(Kell HS, Marietta, Ga.). Signed 6/08, $0.6M signing bonus.

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BP Articles

Zeke Spruill is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: What It Means To Have The Best Farm System In Baseball, Part ThreeSam Miller2015-01-26
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessDeep Impact: Week 23Ben Carsley2014-09-11
This article requires BP Premium accessProspects Will Break Your Heart: Arizona Diamondbacks Top 10 ProspectsJason Parks2014-01-17
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 13, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-13
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 12, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-12
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 2, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-02
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 1, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-01
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFree Agent Watch: Week 18Bret Sayre2013-08-01
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFree Agent Watch: Week 18Mike Gianella2013-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Padres Trade for Ian KennedyR.J. Anderson2013-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 30, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-30
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 22, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-22
This article requires BP Premium accessRumor Roundup: Friday, January 25Daniel Rathman2013-01-25
Transaction Analysis: Justin Upton Trade-Rumor Era Ends With Justin Upton TradeR.J. Anderson2013-01-25
Transaction Analysis: Justin Upton Trade-Rumor Era Ends With Justin Upton TradeJason Parks2013-01-25
This article requires BP Premium accessRumor Roundup: Thursday, January 24Daniel Rathman2013-01-24
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of November 15Jason Martinez2012-11-16
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat the Contenders Need: NL EastBradley Ankrom2012-07-03
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat the Contenders Need: NL EastKevin Goldstein2012-07-03
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat the Contenders Need: NL EastJeff Euston2012-07-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Notable NRI: NL EastR.J. Anderson2012-03-21
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: Braves Still Building the Wight WayR.J. Anderson2012-03-06
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Top Nine High-Ceiling Prospect RotationsKevin Goldstein2012-02-21
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Atlanta Braves Top 11 ProspectsKevin Goldstein2012-02-07


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2016, Zeke Spruill threw 550 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2012 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2014, he relied primarily on his Sinker (93mph), also mixing in a Fourseam Fastball (93mph), Curve (78mph) and Slider (82mph). He also rarely threw a Change (86mph).