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Regular Season Totals
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date12-18-1987
Height6' 0"
Weight210 lbs
Age27 years, 0 months, 11 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
2010
0.72011
1.22012
1.02013
-0.32014
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
2011 COL 23 48 0 40.7 0.0 40.7 1 2 1 2 0 0 172 33 14 13 4 51 20 18 0 59 2.88 2.85 2.91 6.9 0.7
2012 COL 24 75 0 67.7 0.0 67.7 8 2 0 7 0 0 295 63 33 29 5 97 37 30 1 83 3.86 3.33 3.66 11.9 1.2
2013 COL 25 72 0 67.3 0.0 67.3 2 1 19 2 0 0 281 51 16 13 5 75 36 34 0 76 1.74 3.33 3.61 9.4 1.0
2014 COL 26 74 0 56.3 0.0 56.3 4 6 0 8 0 0 273 65 38 35 7 98 39 39 2 55 5.59 4.95 5.78 -2.5 -0.3
Career2690232.00.0232.015112019001021212101902132113212132733.493.644.0525.82.6

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 ASH A 9 0 10.7 6.48 72 .189 .258 .329 .382 .261 .185 119 -0.6 -0.1 -0.6 -0.1
2009 TRI A- 8 0 10.7 1.65 163 .238 .265 .355 .391 .277 .476 93 4.5 0.5 4.5 0.5
2010 MOD A+ 33 0 37.0 4.35 118 .206 .278 .350 .425 .268 .235 103 5.5 0.6 5.5 0.6
2010 TUL AA 24 0 23.0 5.43 75 .241 .274 .347 .416 .270 .226 98 -0.5 -0.0 -0.5 -0.0
2010 afe Wnt 1 0 1.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2010 SUR Wnt 9 0 11.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .481 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 COL MLB 48 0 40.7 2.91 136 .230 .252 .317 .386 .260 .326 109 7.0 0.7 6.9 0.7
2011 CSP AAA 25 0 28.0 2.74 162 .245 .295 .370 .481 .277 .422 127 14.7 1.4 14.4 1.4
2012 COL MLB 75 0 67.7 3.66 129 .251 .258 .324 .412 .267 .343 119 12.1 1.3 11.9 1.2
2012 CSP AAA 4 0 5.3 0.01 200 .204 .290 .357 .469 .284 .500 108 3.8 0.4 3.8 0.4
2013 COL MLB 72 0 67.3 3.61 122 .224 .253 .315 .386 .256 .280 114 9.2 1.0 9.4 1.0
2014 COL MLB 74 0 56.3 5.78 80 .286 .247 .310 .376 .259 .343 120 -2.5 -0.3 -2.5 -0.3

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 ASH A 0 0 0 9 0 10.7 6 3 10 1 59% .185 5.0 2.5 0.8 8.4 0.84 3.36 -0.6 -0.1
2009 TRI A- 2 0 0 8 0 10.7 10 5 18 0 62% .476 8.4 4.2 0.0 15.1 1.40 3.36 4.5 0.5
2010 afe Wnt 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0 1 0 0 0% .000 0.0 9.0 0.0 0.0 1.00 0.00 0.0 0.0
2010 SUR Wnt 1 0 0 9 0 11.0 14 3 16 1 0% .481 11.5 2.5 0.8 13.1 1.55 4.09 0.0 0.0
2010 TUL AA 2 1 4 24 0 23.0 14 18 27 2 56% .226 5.5 7.0 0.8 10.6 1.39 3.91 -0.5 -0.0
2010 MOD A+ 0 2 3 33 0 37.0 20 19 43 0 56% .235 4.9 4.6 0.0 10.5 1.05 2.68 5.5 0.6
2011 COL MLB 1 2 1 48 0 40.7 33 20 59 4 46% .326 7.3 4.4 0.9 13.1 1.30 2.88 6.9 0.7
2011 CSP AAA 3 2 0 25 0 28.0 29 15 45 2 58% .422 9.3 4.8 0.6 14.5 1.57 2.89 14.4 1.4
2012 COL MLB 8 2 0 75 0 67.7 63 37 83 5 48% .343 8.4 4.9 0.7 11.0 1.48 3.86 11.9 1.2
2012 CSP AAA 0 0 1 4 0 5.3 3 3 13 0 33% .500 5.1 5.1 0.0 21.9 1.12 1.69 3.8 0.4
2013 COL MLB 2 1 19 72 0 67.3 51 36 76 5 50% .280 6.8 4.8 0.7 10.2 1.29 1.74 9.4 1.0
2014 COL MLB 4 6 0 74 0 56.3 65 39 55 7 41% .343 10.4 6.2 1.1 8.8 1.85 5.59 -2.5 -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
2011 713 0.4825 0.4698 0.7313 0.6308 0.3198 0.8249 0.5593 0.2687
2012 1135 0.4890 0.4705 0.6798 0.6541 0.2948 0.7961 0.4327 0.3202
2013 1110 0.4613 0.4748 0.7306 0.6621 0.3144 0.8643 0.4894 0.2676
2014 1098 0.4390 0.4335 0.7458 0.6515 0.2630 0.8790 0.4877 0.2521
Career40560.46670.46150.72060.65150.2960.84230.48540.2783

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2015 COL $
2014 COL $502,000
2013 COL $491,000
2012 COL $480,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$971,000
2011Current$502,000
3 yrPvs + Cur$1,473,000
3 yrTotal$1,473,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 117 d1 year/$0.502M (2014)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.502M (2014). Re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14.
  • 1 year/$0.491M (2013). Re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13.
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012). Re-signed by Colorado 3/3/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Contract purchased by Colorado 6/4/11.
  • Drafted by Colorado 2009 (1s-34) (Lipscomb). $0.969M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .256 .371 .377 .266
11 vs R (Multi) .257 .351 .393 .258
18 Split (Multi) -.002 .021 -.016 .008
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.024 -.027 -.064 -.028
30 vs L (2014) .309 .424 .485 .308
31 vs R (2014) .271 .366 .395 .269
38 Split (2014) .038 .058 .089 .038
39 LgAvg (2014) -.020 -.022 -.062 -.025

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BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2014-06-05 14:00:00 (link to chat)Seriously, the Rockies since 2008 have drafted in the first round Rex Brothers, Christian Friedrich, Tyler Anderson and now Kyle Freeland. All Collee LHP, is this a theme of taking these low-ceiling players?
(Wesley from Utah)
I wouldn't call Freeland low-ceiling. Has legit plus stuff and fills up the zone with it. Good performance arm with the scouting card to back it up.

Have to step away for about 20 mins on a couple of calls. Be back... (Draft Day Chat with Nick J. Faleris)
2014-01-14 13:00:00 (link to chat)On the NL side, who are some of the closers that are a year a way?
(Willy from Under the Christmas tree)
Rex Brothers, unfortunately since they're going with Hawkins. Mark Melancon, Tyler Clippard, too.. but most of the closer volatility is in the AL. Nick Vincent is a super-sleeper in SD if he can figure out lefties again like he did in 2012. (Paul Sporer)
2013-02-15 12:00:00 (link to chat)Given the volatility of the closers role in baseball, are there a few players you feel may emerge as dark horses during season or maybe even during upcoming spring training? I have seen the cubs fujikawa and a few names in Houston thrown around. Any others you feel may become somewhat relevant or just like in general granted some current closers fail? Thanks Jason!
(joe from CA)
Gregerson, Rex Brothers, Brandon Lyon, Jim Henderson, Al Alburquerquequequque (Jason Collette)


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Rex Brothers has thrown 4,055 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2010 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (94mph) and Slider (87mph). He also rarely throws a Change (86mph) and Sinker (93mph).