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Portrait of Chang-Yong Lim

Chang-Yong Lim PCubs

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 38)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date6-4-1976
Height5' 11"
Weight175 lbs
Age38 years, 5 months, 23 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
2011
2012
-0.12013
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
2013 CHN 37 6 0 5.0 0.0 5.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 27 6 3 3 0 8 7 6 1 5 5.40 5.82 5.93 -0.7 -0.1
Career605.00.05.0000000276330876155.405.825.93-0.7-0.1

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
2008 YKL npb 54 0 51.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .333 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2009 YKL npb 57 0 57.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .237 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2010 YKL npb 53 0 55.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .207 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 CHN MLB 6 0 5.0 5.93 63 .317 .259 .315 .395 .253 .429 107 -0.7 -0.1 -0.7 -0.1
2013 DAY A+ 4 0 5.0 3.51 121 .151 .263 .324 .363 .256 .200 104 0.7 0.1 0.7 0.1
2013 TEN AA 1 0 1.0 0.32 193 .177 .220 .297 .278 .226 .500 106 0.6 0.1 0.6 0.1
2013 IOW AAA 11 0 11.3 3.50 126 .157 .261 .330 .401 .264 .200 95 2.0 0.2 2.0 0.2
2013 CUB Rk 5 5 5.0 3.40 131 .242 .272 .344 .386 .281 .333 98 2.2 0.2 2.2 0.2

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
2008 YKL npb 1 5 33 54 0 51.0 55 9 50 6 0% .333 9.7 1.6 1.1 8.8 1.25 3.00 0.0 0.0
2009 YKL npb 5 4 28 57 0 57.0 40 19 52 4 0% .237 6.3 3.0 0.6 8.2 1.04 2.05 0.0 0.0
2010 YKL npb 1 2 35 53 0 55.7 32 16 53 3 0% .207 5.2 2.6 0.5 8.6 0.86 1.45 0.0 0.0
2013 CHN MLB 0 0 0 6 0 5.0 6 7 5 0 57% .429 10.8 12.6 0.0 9.0 2.60 5.40 -0.7 -0.1
2013 IOW AAA 0 0 0 11 0 11.3 5 4 12 0 64% .200 4.0 3.2 0.0 9.5 0.79 0.79 2.0 0.2
2013 CUB Rk 0 0 0 5 5 5.0 5 0 4 0 53% .333 9.0 0.0 0.0 7.2 1.00 3.60 2.2 0.2
2013 DAY A+ 0 0 0 4 0 5.0 2 3 6 0 30% .200 3.6 5.4 0.0 10.8 1.00 1.80 0.7 0.1
2013 TEN AA 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 1 0 2 0 100% .500 9.0 0.0 0.0 18.0 1.00 0.00 0.6 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
2013 119 0.4706 0.4118 0.7755 0.6607 0.1905 0.7568 0.8333 0.2245
Career1190.47060.41180.77550.66070.19050.75680.83330.2245

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2012-07-15 2012-07-15 FA 0 0 Right Elbow Surgery Revision Tommy John Surgery - Date Is Estimated - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 26 d2014

Details
  • 2014. Released by Chicago Cubs 3/24/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Contract selected by Chicago Cubs 9/4/13. Non-tendered by Chicago Cubs 12/2/13.
  • Signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent from Korea 12/15/12 (minor-league contract).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .500 .667 .667 .397
11 vs R (Multi) .231 .444 .308 .275
18 Split (Multi) .269 .222 .359 .122
19 LgAvg (Multi) .010 .024 .026 .019
30 vs L (2013) .500 .667 .667 .397
31 vs R (2013) .231 .444 .308 .275
38 Split (2013) .269 .222 .359 .122
39 LgAvg (2013) .010 .022 .028 .019

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This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: September 5, 2013Clint Chisam2013-09-05


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Chang-Yong Lim has thrown 192 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2009 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, The World Baseball Classic and Spring Training. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Sinker (89mph), Slider (79mph) and Fourseam Fastball (91mph).