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2016 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 26)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
44.7 5.31 1.71 32 2 2 1 -0.5
Birth Date4-9-1990
Height6' 4"
Weight180 lbs
Age26 years, 2 months, 17 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2012
2013
2014
2015
-0.52016
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DRA-Based WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP

Statistics for All Levels

'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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2008 DOY Rk 7 0 12.0 11 12 10 1 .000 8.2 9.0 0.8 7.5 0% .286 .000 1.92 6.46 6.00
2011 DOY Rk 14 9 47.3 38 24 53 2 .258 90 7.2 4.6 0.4 10.1 52% .295 .236 1.31 3.22 3.61
2012 IDA Rk 5 5 25.0 28 8 22 1 .271 110 10.1 2.9 0.4 7.9 60% .351 .278 1.44 4.64 6.84
2012 ROY Rk 9 4 35.0 33 21 43 3 .287 102 8.5 5.4 0.8 11.1 59% .330 .277 1.54 5.59 5.14
2013 LEX A 28 8 86.0 75 45 77 2 .266 86 7.8 4.7 0.2 8.1 59% .293 .286 1.40 3.98 4.19
2014 WIL A+ 23 0 43.7 37 25 45 2 .264 89 7.6 5.2 0.4 9.3 61% .304 .260 1.42 3.98 4.53
2014 NWA AA 6 1 11.3 7 6 7 0 .261 86 5.6 4.8 0.0 5.6 61% .212 .242 1.15 4.27 4.76
2015 NWA AA 43 0 50.7 47 46 50 2 .257 102 8.3 8.2 0.4 8.9 50% .317 .278 1.84 4.62 5.15
2016 NWA AA 2 0 3.0 3 2 5 0 .260 9.0 6.0 0.0 15.0 57% .429 .239 1.67 1.72 3.00
2016 OMA AAA 2 0 1.7 5 5 0 0 .250 27.0 27.0 0.0 0.0 30% .500 .505 6.00 12.72 37.80

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Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-05-09 2014-06-03 Minors 25 0 Right Shoulder Soreness - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

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Details

2016 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 3/15/2015 05:35 ET

PCT W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR BABIP WHIP ERA DRA VORP WARP
90o 2.3 1.9 1 28 4 63.0 54 33 46 6 .257 1.37 4.21 4.57 3.0 0.3
80o 2 1.8 0.9 25 4 56.5 52 32 41 6 .273 1.48 4.69 5.09 -0.3 -0.0
70o 1.8 1.7 0.8 23 4 51.9 50 31 38 6 .284 1.56 5.04 5.48 -2.3 -0.3
60o 1.6 1.6 0.7 22 3 48.1 49 30 35 6 .293 1.64 5.35 5.82 -3.8 -0.4
50o 1.4 1.5 0.6 20 3 44.6 48 29 32 5 .302 1.71 5.65 6.14 -4.9 -0.5
40o 1.3 1.4 0.5 19 3 41.3 46 28 30 5 .311 1.79 5.95 6.47 -5.9 -0.6
30o 1.1 1.3 0.5 17 3 37.8 44 27 27 5 .321 1.87 6.28 6.83 -6.6 -0.7
20o 1 1.2 0.4 15 2 33.8 41 25 25 5 .332 1.97 6.68 7.26 -7.3 -0.8
10o 0.7 1.1 0.3 13 2 28.5 38 23 21 4 .348 2.12 7.25 7.89 -7.8 -0.8
Weighted Mean1.41.50.620343.94628325.3001.695.606.09-4.6-0.5

2016 Rest-of-Season Forecast

Last Update: 6/26/2016 09:42 ET

PCT W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR BABIP WHIP ERA DRA VORP WARP
90o 2.3 1.9 1.1 28 4 63.0 54 33 45 6 .257 1.37 3.99 4.32 3.2 0.4
80o 2 1.7 0.9 25 4 56.5 52 32 40 6 .272 1.48 4.41 4.79 0.1 0.0
70o 1.8 1.6 0.8 23 4 51.9 50 31 37 6 .283 1.56 4.73 5.13 -1.8 -0.2
60o 1.6 1.5 0.7 22 3 48.1 49 30 34 6 .292 1.64 5.00 5.43 -3.2 -0.3
50o 1.5 1.5 0.6 20 3 44.6 48 29 32 5 .301 1.71 5.26 5.71 -4.3 -0.5
40o 1.3 1.4 0.6 19 3 41.3 46 28 30 5 .310 1.79 5.52 6.01 -5.3 -0.6
30o 1.2 1.3 0.5 17 3 37.8 44 27 27 5 .320 1.87 5.81 6.32 -6.1 -0.7
20o 1 1.2 0.4 15 2 33.8 41 25 24 5 .331 1.97 6.16 6.71 -6.8 -0.7
10o 0.8 1 0.3 13 2 28.5 38 23 20 4 .347 2.12 6.66 7.26 -7.4 -0.8
Weighted Mean1.41.40.620343.94628315.2991.695.225.67-4.0-0.4

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
8% 8% 5% 8% 12%

Preseason Long-Term Forecast (Beyond the 2016 Projections)

Playing time estimates are based on performance, not Depth Charts.
Year Age W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR GB% BABIP WHIP ERA DRA H/9 BB/9 K/9 HR/9 WARP
201727221314727848591050.3101.745.285.689.76.07.31.2-0.7
20182822129467734654950.3101.775.395.809.86.17.21.2-0.7
201929221314717647571050.3081.745.295.699.76.07.31.3-0.6
20203022128364704352950.3091.765.315.719.86.07.31.3-0.6
20213122128366704253950.3071.715.235.629.65.87.31.2-0.5
20223222127362664050850.3071.725.245.639.65.87.31.2-0.5
20233321126359643847850.3081.725.235.629.75.87.11.2-0.5
20243421124356613645850.3091.735.245.649.85.87.21.3-0.5
20253521123352563341750.3071.715.235.629.75.77.11.2-0.4

Upside By Year

2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 PEAK 5
0.20.50.5out of baseball0.3out of baseball1.5

Previous Year Preseason Upside By Year

Yr Proj 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 PEAK 5
20150.20.50.5out of baseball0.3out of baseball1.5

Comparable Players (Similarity Index 85)

Rank Score Name Year Run Average Trend
1 90 Mike Schultz 2006 0.00 DNP
2 90 Anderson Garcia 2007 13.50
3 89 Matt Lindstrom 2006 0.00 DNP
4 89 Andrew Bowman 2012 0.00 DNP
5 88 Mark McLemore 2007 4.37
6 88 Michael Jarman 2011 0.00 DNP
7 88 John Mariotti 2011 0.00 DNP
8 88 Steven Gruver 2015 0.00 DNP
9 88 Fabian Williamson 2015 0.00 DNP
10 88 Jeff Ridgway 2007 189.00
11 88 Shane Youman 2006 2.91
12 88 Ysmael Carmona 2011 0.00 DNP
13 87 Daniel Tillman 2015 0.00 DNP
14 87 Carlos Vasquez 2009 0.00 DNP
15 87 Craig Whitaker 2011 0.00 DNP
16 86 Kyle Aselton 2009 0.00 DNP
17 86 Geoffrey Jones 2006 0.00 DNP
18 86 Paulino Reynoso 2007 0.00 DNP
19 86 Billy Bullock 2014 0.00 DNP
20 86 Jeffrey Lorick 2014 0.00 DNP
21 86 Vince Perkins 2008 0.00 DNP
22 86 Russ Rohlicek 2006 0.00 DNP
23 86 Cole White 2014 0.00 DNP
24 86 Jeremy Haynes 2012 0.00 DNP
25 86 Ben Julianel 2006 0.00 DNP
26 86 Nathan Baker 2014 0.00 DNP
27 86 Eduardo Figueroa 2015 0.00 DNP
28 85 Luis Gonzalez 2009 0.00 DNP
29 85 Jon Keck 2014 0.00 DNP
30 85 Luis Pena 2009 0.00 DNP
31 85 Kyle Crist 2009 0.00 DNP
32 85 Daniel DeLucia 2011 0.00 DNP
33 85 Blake Martin 2012 0.00 DNP
34 85 Billy Biggs 2006 0.00 DNP
35 85 Brent Allar 2011 0.00 DNP
36 85 Nick Rogers 2014 0.00 DNP
37 85 Jailen Peguero 2007 9.20
38 85 B.J. LaMura 2007 0.00 DNP
39 85 Loek Van Mil 2011 0.00 DNP
40 85 Adam Carr 2010 0.00 DNP
41 85 Duke Welker 2012 0.00 DNP
42 85 E.J. Shanks 2008 0.00 DNP
43 84 Jake Stevens 2011 0.00 DNP
44 84 Jon Michael Redding 2014 0.00 DNP
45 84 Ramon Aguero 2011 0.00 DNP
46 84 Joseph Van Meter 2015 0.00 DNP
47 84 Chris Chavez 2011 0.00 DNP
48 84 Jose Valdez 2009 0.00 DNP
49 84 Brett Sinkbeil 2011 0.00 DNP
50 84 Evan Meek 2009 3.45
51 84 Jorge Rondon 2014 0.00
52 84 Oscar Alvarez 2007 0.00 DNP
53 84 Brian Dupra 2015 0.00 DNP
54 84 Chris Farley 2009 0.00 DNP
55 84 Adam Harben 2010 0.00 DNP
56 84 Daniel Brauer 2010 0.00 DNP
57 84 Andrew Taylor 2013 0.00 DNP
58 84 Max Peterson 2014 0.00 DNP
59 84 Jino Gonzalez 2009 0.00 DNP
60 84 Ramon Sanchez 2010 0.00 DNP
61 84 Eddie Degerman 2010 0.00 DNP
62 84 Matt Shelton 2015 0.00 DNP
63 83 Jose Duran 2011 0.00 DNP
64 83 Bo Schultz 2012 0.00 DNP
65 83 Ryan Rote 2009 0.00 DNP
66 83 Justin Mallett 2008 0.00 DNP
67 83 Carlos Hines 2007 0.00 DNP
68 83 Brett Harker 2011 0.00 DNP
69 83 Ronan Pacheco 2015 0.00 DNP
70 83 Carlos Jan 2006 0.00 DNP
71 83 Jerome Gamble 2006 0.00 DNP
72 83 Ryan Fraser 2015 0.00 DNP
73 83 Greg Atencio 2008 0.00 DNP
74 83 Jean Machi 2008 0.00 DNP
75 83 Ryne Lawson 2011 0.00 DNP
76 83 Stephen Clyne 2011 0.00 DNP
77 83 James Adkins 2012 0.00 DNP
78 83 Kevin Cameron 2006 0.00 DNP
79 83 Jose Casilla 2015 0.00 DNP
80 83 Willie Collazo 2006 0.00 DNP
81 83 Ryan Buch 2014 0.00 DNP
82 83 Zachary Ward 2010 0.00 DNP
83 83 Jeff Housman 2008 0.00 DNP
84 82 Geoffrey Brown 2015 0.00 DNP
85 82 Steven Sharpe 2008 0.00 DNP
86 82 Michael Hrynio 2009 0.00 DNP
87 82 Gabriel Tatis 2011 0.00 DNP
88 82 Matt Avery 2010 0.00 DNP
89 82 John Axford 2009 3.52
90 82 Matt Benedict 2015 0.00 DNP
91 82 Kelvin Jimenez 2007 7.71
92 82 Phil Stockman 2006 2.25
93 82 Conrad Flynn 2015 0.00 DNP
94 82 Jack Cassel 2007 3.97
95 82 Ryan Sadowski 2009 4.76
96 82 J.D. Reichenbach 2014 0.00 DNP
97 82 Pat Urckfitz 2015 0.00 DNP
98 82 Jason Ray 2011 0.00 DNP
99 82 Brent Leach 2009 5.75
100 82 Timothy McNab 2006 0.00 DNP

Platoon

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Aroni Nina is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessNotes from the Field: Raising Arizona: Part 2Adam McInturff2016-03-18
Eyewitness Accounts: May 13, 2014Jason Parks2014-05-13
Eyewitness Accounts: May 13, 2014BP Prospect Staff2014-05-13
This article requires BP Premium accessNotes from the Field: Carolina League Notes (Wilmington/Winston)CJ Wittmann2014-04-17
Prospects Will Break Your Heart: 2014 Organizational RankingsJason Parks2014-02-26
This article requires BP Premium accessProspects Will Break Your Heart: Backfields Notes: The Final ReportJason Parks2013-04-03


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Aroni Nina has thrown 46 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2016, all of them occuring in Spring Training. In 2016, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (96mph) and Slider (88mph), also mixing in a Change (87mph). He also rarely throws a Cutter (90mph).