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Brian Ward C Orioles

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 28)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
250 .222 4 23 22 2 .226 0.4
Birth Date10-17-1985
Height5' 11"
Weight210 lbs
Age29 years, 0 months, 8 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
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2011
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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
2009 ABE A- 36 137 .286 .243 .323 .353 .258 .283 93 3.6 3.8 2.3 0.4 -1.4 9.3 1.0 9.3 1.0
2010 FRD A+ 83 289 .217 .258 .330 .382 .249 .247 105 -13.8 8.7 5.2 1.1 -2.3 -2.7 -0.2 -2.7 -0.2
2011 FRD A+ 104 387 .264 .252 .321 .381 .251 .281 93 1.6 11.6 6.6 2.9 -0.9 28.5 3.1 28.5 3.1
2012 BOW AA 50 190 .227 .257 .329 .389 .260 .248 100 -6.6 5.2 3.2 1.0 -2.1 -0.4 0.1 -0.4 0.1
2012 MSS Wnt 13 44 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .344 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 BOW AA 49 181 .266 .250 .321 .377 .263 .302 102 1.1 4.9 2.5 -0.1 -0.3 9.1 1.0 9.1 1.0
2013 NOR AAA 1 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 -0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2014 BOW AA 7 30 .331 .277 .351 .422 .286 .391 99 2.2 0.8 0.2 -0.0 -0.1 2.8 0.3 2.8 0.3
2014 NOR AAA 64 222 .218 .257 .326 .380 .246 .282 102 -10.5 6.6 3.8 -0.6 0.6 -1.7 -0.2 -2.0 -0.3

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
2009 ABE A- 137 10 27 2 1 1 13 20 16 1 0 .252 .388 .318 .065 .286 9.3 0.4 1.0
2010 FRD A+ 289 28 47 7 0 2 30 39 58 2 2 .199 .318 .254 .055 .217 -2.7 1.1 -0.2
2011 FRD A+ 387 43 85 22 0 7 32 42 54 9 2 .254 .339 .382 .128 .264 28.5 2.9 3.1
2012 MSS Wnt 44 3 11 1 0 0 4 6 5 2 0 .297 .395 .324 .027 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 BOW AA 190 18 35 5 0 1 12 24 24 4 0 .217 .324 .267 .050 .227 -0.4 1.0 0.1
2013 BOW AA 181 24 40 9 0 2 23 16 28 1 1 .260 .345 .357 .097 .266 9.1 -0.1 1.0
2013 NOR AAA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 -0.0 0.0
2014 NOR AAA 222 24 42 5 0 2 20 28 44 2 0 .227 .330 .286 .059 .218 -2.0 -0.6 -0.3
2014 BOW AA 30 4 9 1 0 0 2 4 3 0 1 .346 .433 .385 .038 .331 2.8 -0.0 0.3

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

 

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Details

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 519 56 122 25 0 10 52 49 90 4 1 .268 .339 .388 .266 17.5 C 2 2.1
80o 495 51 110 22 0 9 47 44 88 4 1 .251 .320 .363 .251 9.5 C 2 1.3
70o 478 47 102 21 0 8 44 41 87 4 1 .239 .306 .346 .240 4.2 C 2 0.7
60o 464 44 94 19 0 7 41 38 86 3 1 .229 .294 .331 .231 -0.1 C 2 0.2
50o 450 42 88 18 0 7 39 35 85 3 1 .219 .283 .317 .222 -3.8 C 2 -0.2
40o 436 39 82 17 0 6 37 33 83 3 1 .210 .272 .303 .214 -7.4 C 2 -0.6
30o 422 36 75 15 0 6 34 30 82 3 1 .200 .260 .289 .204 -10.9 C 2 -1.0
20o 405 33 68 14 0 5 32 28 80 2 1 .189 .246 .272 .193 -14.7 C 2 -1.4
10o 381 29 60 12 0 5 28 24 77 2 1 .173 .227 .249 .178 -19.4 C 2 -1.9
Weighted Mean4574391190740378531.224.289.324.227-2.0C 20.0

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
4% 7% 6% 17% 20%

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
20152925026489042221451.217.285.313.223-0.6-6.2-0.51.214.9-21.81.0
201630286305511052525511.214.288.311.225-0.5-5.5-0.61.314.9-21.11.1
2017315445610420094846992.216.286.314.224-0.4-5.7-1.32.214.9-21.62.1
201832606611112201052491131.204.274.299.215-1.0-11.2-1.62.314.9-26.82.4
201933622631152201053541180.208.282.300.218-0.8-9.4-1.72.214.9-24.92.4
202034611631152101052541150.212.286.305.221-0.6-7.8-1.72.014.9-23.02.4
202135631651182101054561200.212.286.305.222-0.6-7.8-1.71.914.9-22.92.5
202236639641172101053541250.206.277.295.214-1.1-12.3-1.81.714.9-27.22.5
202337622651202111156531210.217.287.318.225-0.4-6.2-1.71.514.9-21.02.4

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
1.90.32.70.41.6out of baseball6.9

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1 95 Corey Myers 2008 .000 DNP
2 94 Michel Hernandez 2007 .000 DNP
3 92 Mike Nickeas 2011 .202
4 91 Damaso Espino 2011 .000 DNP
5 91 Javi Herrera 2009 .000 DNP
6 89 Tuffy Gosewisch 2012 .000 DNP
7 89 Jose Yepez 2009 .000 DNP
8 89 Chris Stewart 2010 .000 DNP
9 88 Matt Tupman 2008 .720
10 88 Joel Weeks 2013 .000 DNP
11 87 Kris Watts 2013 .000 DNP
12 87 Chris Denove 2011 .000 DNP
13 87 P.J. Pilittere 2010 .000 DNP
14 86 John Suomi 2009 .000 DNP
15 86 John Otness 2010 .000 DNP
16 86 J.C. Boscan 2008 .000 DNP
17 85 John Purdom 2009 .000 DNP
18 84 Tyler LaTorre 2011 .000 DNP
19 84 Luis Martinez 2013 .000 DNP
20 84 Pete Maestrales 2008 .000 DNP
21 84 Omir Santos 2009 .251
22 83 Mike Eylward 2008 .000 DNP
23 83 Craig Albernaz 2011 .000 DNP
24 83 Jeff Kindel 2011 .000 DNP
25 82 Edwin Bellorin 2010 .000 DNP
26 82 Adam Donachie 2012 .000 DNP
27 82 Greg Sexton 2013 .000 DNP
28 82 Clint Sammons 2011 .000 DNP
29 82 Michael Myers 2008 .000 DNP
30 82 A.J. Ellis 2009 .068
31 82 Kenny Perez 2010 .000 DNP
32 82 Agustin Murillo 2010 .000 DNP
33 82 Kyle Phillips 2012 .000 DNP
34 82 Matt Pagnozzi 2011 .210
35 81 Rich Thompson 2007 .000 DNP
36 81 Jorge Cortes 2009 .000 DNP
37 81 Brent Johnson 2010 .000 DNP
38 81 Oswaldo Navarro 2013 .000 DNP
39 81 Ricardo Nanita 2009 .000 DNP
40 80 Nevin Ashley 2013 .000 DNP
41 80 Tyrell Godwin 2008 .000 DNP
42 80 Fernando Cortez 2010 .000 DNP
43 80 Luke Carlin 2009 .178
44 80 Brent Wyatt 2013 .000 DNP
45 80 Brian Jeroloman 2013 .000 DNP
46 79 Jose Duarte 2013 .000 DNP
47 79 Clay Timpner 2011 .000 DNP
48 79 Ryan Khoury 2012 .000 DNP
49 79 Emerson Frostad 2011 .000 DNP
50 79 Vinny Rottino 2008 .006
51 79 Carlos Mendoza 2008 .000 DNP
52 79 Blake Lalli 2011 .000 DNP
53 79 Wyatt Toregas 2011 -.083
54 79 Ryan Budde 2008 -.002
55 79 Carlos Maldonado 2007 .262
56 79 Ryan Hanigan 2009 .249
57 79 Steve Kleen 2011 .000 DNP
58 79 Jeff Kunkel 2011 .000 DNP
59 79 Wilkin Castillo 2012 .000 DNP
60 79 Niuman Romero 2013 .000 DNP
61 79 Josh Labandeira 2007 .000 DNP
62 79 Mike Rodriguez 2009 .000 DNP
63 79 Bobby Wilson 2011 .194
64 79 Robbie Widlansky 2013 .000 DNP
65 78 Gustavo Molina 2010 .118
66 78 Jonathan Tucker 2012 .000 DNP
67 78 Nick Van Stratten 2013 .000 DNP
68 78 Jason Delaney 2011 .000 DNP
69 78 Kevin Russo 2013 .000 DNP
70 78 Josh Arhart 2008 .000 DNP
71 78 Chris De La Cruz 2010 .000 DNP
72 78 Doug Bernier 2008 .034
73 78 Josh Rabe 2007 .140
74 78 Brandon Roberts 2013 .000 DNP
75 78 Konrad Schmidt 2013 .000 DNP
76 78 Skyler Stromsmoe 2012 .000 DNP
77 78 Cody Clark 2010 .000 DNP
78 78 Melvin Dorta 2010 .000 DNP
79 77 Callix Crabbe 2011 .000 DNP
80 77 Gabe Lopez 2008 .000 DNP
81 77 Jason Jaramillo 2011 .259
82 77 Luke Appert 2009 .000 DNP
83 77 Rob Johnson 2011 .201
84 77 Carl Loadenthal 2010 .000 DNP
85 77 Luis Maza 2008 .185
86 77 Anthony Jackson 2012 .000 DNP
87 77 Craig Tatum 2011 .168
88 77 Dan Conway 2008 .000 DNP
89 77 Chris Robinson 2012 .000 DNP
90 77 Aaron Mathews 2010 .000 DNP
91 77 Ozzie Chavez 2012 .000 DNP
92 77 Donny Lucy 2011 .206
93 77 Juan Ciriaco 2012 .000 DNP
94 77 Chris Gutierrez 2012 .000 DNP
95 77 Chris Nowak 2011 .000 DNP
96 77 Humberto Quintero 2008 .202
97 77 Colin Curtis 2013 .000 DNP
98 76 Don Kelly 2008 .000 DNP
99 76 Sean Kazmar 2013 .000 DNP
100 76 Casey Benjamin 2009 .000 DNP

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