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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 26)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date10-9-1987
Height6' 0"
Weight205 lbs
Age27 years, 1 months, 17 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
2011
0.22012
-0.02013
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
2012 SDN 24 17 0 18.0 0.0 18.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 92 26 11 11 1 37 10 9 1 18 5.50 3.69 3.34 1.9 0.2
2013 TEX 25 10 0 11.3 0.0 11.3 1 0 0 0 0 0 54 12 4 4 1 18 7 5 1 5 3.18 5.46 4.84 -0.3 -0.0
Career27029.30.029.311000014638151525517142234.604.373.881.60.2

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
2009 MHV A- 22 0 32.7 3.54 113 .168 .243 .316 .353 .256 .207 98 5.1 0.5 5.1 0.5
2010 LKC A 14 0 15.7 1.21 175 .194 .244 .318 .360 .246 .371 103 7.8 0.8 7.8 0.8
2010 KIN A+ 40 0 39.3 3.34 127 .215 .256 .325 .382 .251 .330 103 8.8 0.9 8.8 0.9
2011 AKR AA 54 0 59.7 2.75 130 .216 .255 .322 .388 .268 .299 85 13.7 1.4 13.7 1.4
2012 SDN MLB 17 0 18.0 3.34 118 .328 .258 .325 .403 .265 .403 94 2.5 0.3 1.9 0.2
2012 TUC AAA 54 0 66.0 3.03 145 .188 .276 .340 .424 .265 .298 105 20.8 2.1 20.8 2.1
2013 TEX MLB 10 0 11.3 4.84 90 .302 .262 .320 .422 .276 .275 102 -0.3 -0.0 -0.3 -0.0
2013 ROU AAA 38 0 37.7 1.91 158 .239 .265 .338 .403 .270 .382 91 15.3 1.6 15.3 1.6
2014 MNT AA 16 0 18.0 4.11 107 .179 .266 .330 .397 .269 .184 100 1.8 0.2 1.8 0.2
2014 DUR AAA 7 0 13.0 2.69 143 .251 .268 .328 .385 .245 .362 104 3.9 0.4 3.9 0.4
2014 ROU AAA 20 1 32.7 5.62 90 .339 .274 .339 .423 .267 .430 99 1.0 0.1 1.0 0.1

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
2009 MHV A- 3 2 11 22 0 32.7 18 6 37 2 62% .207 5.0 1.7 0.6 10.2 0.73 1.93 5.1 0.5
2010 LKC A 0 0 12 14 0 15.7 13 1 25 0 51% .371 7.5 0.6 0.0 14.3 0.89 2.29 7.8 0.8
2010 KIN A+ 1 2 30 40 0 39.3 30 13 56 2 65% .330 6.9 3.0 0.5 12.8 1.09 1.83 8.8 0.9
2011 AKR AA 2 5 35 54 0 59.7 47 15 70 3 47% .299 7.1 2.3 0.5 10.6 1.04 2.11 13.7 1.4
2012 SDN MLB 0 1 0 17 0 18.0 26 10 18 1 57% .403 13.0 5.0 0.5 9.0 2.00 5.50 1.9 0.2
2012 TUC AAA 1 2 3 54 0 66.0 49 17 78 1 57% .298 6.7 2.3 0.1 10.6 1.00 3.14 20.8 2.1
2013 ROU AAA 0 2 20 38 0 37.7 39 15 48 0 62% .382 9.3 3.6 0.0 11.5 1.43 2.15 15.3 1.6
2013 TEX MLB 1 0 0 10 0 11.3 12 7 5 1 34% .275 9.5 5.6 0.8 4.0 1.68 3.18 -0.3 -0.0
2014 DUR AAA 2 2 1 7 0 13.0 17 3 8 0 53% .362 11.8 2.1 0.0 5.5 1.54 2.77 3.9 0.4
2014 ROU AAA 2 2 0 20 1 32.7 55 10 29 6 52% .430 15.2 2.8 1.7 8.0 1.99 7.44 1.0 0.1
2014 MNT AA 1 1 4 16 0 18.0 9 3 21 2 65% .184 4.5 1.5 1.0 10.5 0.67 2.00 1.8 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
2012 331 0.4381 0.4653 0.6688 0.5931 0.3656 0.8023 0.5000 0.3312
2013 204 0.4265 0.5000 0.7647 0.6437 0.3932 0.8571 0.6522 0.2353
Career5350.43370.47850.70540.61240.37610.82320.5580.2946

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-06-21 2014-06-30 Minors 9 0 - Not Disclosed -
2013-06-13 2013-07-01 Minors 18 0 Right Fingers Surgery Wart Removed - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 TEX $
2013 TEX $
2012 TEX $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 115 d1 year/$502,638 (2014)

Details
  • 1 year/$502,638 (2014). Re-signed by Texas 2/17/14. Claimed by Tampa Bay off waivers from Texas 6/30/14. Claimed by Toronto off waivers from Tampa Bay 9/28/14.
  • 1 year/$0.492M (2013). Re-signed by Texas 2/12/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Contract purchased by San Diego 8/3/12. Acquired by Texas in trade from San Diego 11/28/12.
  • Acquired by San Diego in trade from Cleveland 12/16/11.
  • Drafted by Cleveland 2008 (9-245) (Mountain Ridge HS, Glendale HS, Ariz.). $35,000 signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .305 .424 .500 .345
11 vs R (Multi) .275 .347 .352 .275
18 Split (Multi) .030 .078 .148 .070
19 LgAvg (Multi) .010 .024 .026 .019
30 vs L (2013) .286 .464 .476 .345
31 vs R (2013) .240 .269 .320 .238
38 Split (2013) .046 .195 .156 .107
39 LgAvg (2013) .010 .022 .028 .019

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BP Articles

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTTO Scoresheet Podcast: Relief PitchersIan Lefkowitz2014-03-07
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 Premium accessPebble Hunting: Your New Favorite PlayerSam Miller2013-11-04
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: The 45-Strikeouts, One-Walk PitcherSam Miller2013-09-16
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 24, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-24
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 8, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-08
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 17th, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-17
Daily Roundup: Around the League: April 1, 2013Clint Chisam2013-04-01
Daily Roundup: Around the League: April 1, 2013Joe Hamrahi2013-04-01
Overthinking It: The All-Rookie RosterBen Lindbergh2013-03-07
This article requires BP Premium accessWestern Front: La Casa SuciaGeoff Young2012-05-15


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Cory Burns has thrown 837 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Sinker (89mph) and Change (78mph), also mixing in a Cutter (83mph).