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Rich Poythress 1BBraves

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2013 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 26)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
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Birth Date8-11-1987
Height6' 4"
Weight235 lbs
Age27 years, 3 months, 15 days
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0.02014
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 WTN AA 26 104 .236 .257 .339 .382 .269 .306 94 -2.6 3.0 -1.9 -0.1 -0.4 -1.7 -0.2 -1.7 -0.2
2009 MRN Rk 6 26 .376 .271 .363 .365 .282 .385 92 2.7 0.6 -0.4 0.5 0.2 4.0 0.5 4.0 0.5
2010 HDS A+ 123 544 .299 .274 .344 .422 .267 .345 123 23.4 16.1 -8.9 0.5 -0.7 29.4 3.0 29.4 3.0
2011 WTN AA 122 511 .263 .262 .334 .405 .255 .303 112 1.7 15.1 -9.7 -0.1 -1.2 6.6 0.7 6.6 0.7
2012 WTN AA 86 357 .295 .255 .331 .381 .261 .325 104 12.9 9.8 -6.3 -9.1 -2.6 14.2 0.5 14.2 0.5
2012 MRN Rk 5 20 .516 .263 .340 .390 .277 .286 95 5.9 0.6 -0.4 0.1 0.5 6.6 0.6 6.6 0.6
2013 WTN AA 4 18 .406 .239 .334 .354 .264 .182 101 2.7 0.5 -0.3 0.4 0.1 2.8 0.3 2.8 0.3
2013 TAC AAA 100 416 .280 .274 .343 .427 .270 .284 94 8.9 11.9 -7.7 2.2 -2.8 9.8 1.2 9.8 1.2
2014 JAX AA 46 178 .263 .261 .332 .390 .270 .257 95 0.6 4.9 -3.1 1.5 -1.1 1.2 0.3 1.2 0.3
2014 MIS AA 30 99 .279 .246 .327 .364 .262 .329 89 1.9 2.7 -1.6 0.9 0.7 2.2 0.3 2.2 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 WTN AA 104 11 20 2 0 1 9 15 24 1 0 .230 .343 .287 .057 .236 -1.7 -0.1 -0.2
2009 MRN Rk 26 4 6 0 0 1 6 5 6 0 0 .300 .462 .450 .150 .376 4.0 0.5 0.5
2010 HDS A+ 544 88 150 33 0 31 130 52 100 3 2 .315 .388 .580 .265 .299 29.4 0.5 3.0
2011 WTN AA 511 50 120 28 3 11 64 50 82 2 3 .267 .347 .416 .149 .263 6.6 -0.1 0.7
2012 WTN AA 357 39 92 21 1 6 45 50 33 4 0 .304 .404 .439 .135 .295 14.2 -9.1 0.5
2012 MRN Rk 20 7 5 1 0 3 7 7 3 0 0 .385 .600 1.154 .769 .516 6.6 0.1 0.6
2013 TAC AAA 416 47 92 24 1 13 57 46 77 3 1 .252 .337 .430 .178 .280 9.8 2.2 1.2
2013 WTN AA 18 4 4 1 0 2 4 4 1 0 0 .286 .444 .786 .500 .406 2.8 0.4 0.3
2014 JAX AA 178 19 39 6 0 4 17 15 21 1 1 .244 .315 .356 .113 .263 1.2 1.5 0.3
2014 MIS AA 99 12 26 3 0 2 14 9 15 1 0 .289 .354 .389 .100 .279 2.2 0.9 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
2014-08-10 2014-08-23 Minors 13 0 Left Ankle Sprain -
2014-05-14 2014-05-25 Minors 11 0 Right Wrist Tendonitis - -
2012-05-10 2012-07-01 Minors 52 0 Left Ankle Sprain - -
2011-08-18 2011-08-27 Minors 9 0 - Back Strain - -
2010-08-29 2010-09-05 Minors 7 0 Not Disclosed -
2010-07-09 2010-07-15 Minors 6 0 Knee Soreness -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Signed by Atlanta as a free agent (minor-league contract).
  • Drafted by Seattle 2009 (2-51) (Georgia). $0.6948M signing bonus.

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BP Articles

Rich Poythress is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
BP Unfiltered: Gonzalez Germen and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad InningBen Lindbergh2013-06-14
Prospectus Perspective: The New Jack Zoo ReviewBradley Ankrom2011-09-09
Future Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of August 18Kevin Goldstein2010-08-19
This article requires BP Premium accessCalifornia League Tour, Part 1: A trip to Stockton, Lake Elsinore and High DesertCharles Dahan2010-07-21
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of July 19Kevin Goldstein2010-07-20
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of April 29Kevin Goldstein2010-04-30


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