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2014 Rest-of-Season Projections (seasonal age 23)
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Birth Date7-25-1990
Height6' 3"
Weight190 lbs
Age24 years, 2 months, 5 days
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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
2014 TEX 23 30 0 33.0 0.0 33.0 0 1 0 1 0 0 136 20 8 8 2 31 17 15 2 22 2.18 4.34 4.78 0.3 0.0
Career30033.00.033.0010100136208823117152222.184.344.780.30.0

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 DSX Rk 11 11 51.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .280 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2009 RSX Rk 12 10 49.7 3.71 113 .176 .228 .300 .314 .247 .244 91 3.9 0.4 3.9 0.4
2010 GRN A 6 6 15.0 7.25 39 .408 .256 .335 .397 .273 .471 101 -1.2 -0.1 -1.2 -0.1
2010 LOW A- 8 8 33.0 5.92 66 .298 .249 .330 .354 .261 .286 102 -1.2 -0.1 -1.2 -0.1
2010 SPO A- 3 3 11.7 5.70 78 .341 .266 .345 .367 .263 .459 108 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0
2011 HIC A 26 20 117.0 3.74 127 .248 .254 .327 .382 .257 .343 108 30.9 3.2 30.9 3.2
2012 MYR A+ 18 12 70.0 4.71 91 .285 .267 .336 .408 .269 .320 90 5.0 0.5 5.0 0.5
2012 FRI AA 5 0 12.3 4.24 99 .240 .263 .328 .398 .268 .171 93 0.6 0.1 0.6 0.1
2012 RNG Rk 3 3 9.0 5.06 103 .233 .293 .371 .441 .296 .231 98 2.1 0.2 2.1 0.2
2013 FRI AA 16 0 24.7 4.63 96 .191 .256 .323 .405 .263 .180 103 1.4 0.1 1.4 0.1
2014 TEX MLB 30 0 33.0 4.78 86 .221 .251 .316 .393 .266 .194 101 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0
2014 ROU AAA 25 0 31.3 5.59 89 .293 .273 .340 .431 .272 .365 98 0.9 0.1 0.9 0.1

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 DSX Rk 3 1 0 11 11 51.0 43 16 46 1 0% .280 7.6 2.8 0.2 8.1 1.16 2.65 0.0 0.0
2009 RSX Rk 2 3 0 12 10 49.7 33 8 47 1 39% .244 6.0 1.4 0.2 8.5 0.82 1.99 3.9 0.4
2010 SPO A- 1 1 0 3 3 11.7 19 3 13 2 44% .459 14.6 2.3 1.5 10.0 1.88 2.31 0.3 0.0
2010 GRN A 0 2 0 6 6 15.0 29 10 18 5 32% .471 17.4 6.0 3.0 10.8 2.60 11.40 -1.2 -0.1
2010 LOW A- 2 3 0 8 8 33.0 31 19 35 5 46% .286 8.5 5.2 1.4 9.5 1.52 4.36 -1.2 -0.1
2011 HIC A 9 1 1 26 20 117.0 117 45 130 7 38% .343 9.0 3.5 0.5 10.0 1.38 3.31 30.9 3.2
2012 MYR A+ 4 6 1 18 12 70.0 69 25 71 7 36% .320 8.9 3.2 0.9 9.1 1.34 5.14 5.0 0.5
2012 FRI AA 2 0 1 5 0 12.3 8 4 9 2 32% .171 5.8 2.9 1.5 6.6 0.97 1.46 0.6 0.1
2012 RNG Rk 0 1 0 3 3 9.0 7 1 7 1 41% .231 7.0 1.0 1.0 7.0 0.89 3.00 2.1 0.2
2013 FRI AA 2 0 2 16 0 24.7 12 11 24 1 31% .180 4.4 4.0 0.4 8.8 0.93 1.82 1.4 0.1
2014 ROU AAA 0 1 3 25 0 31.3 39 12 30 4 41% .365 11.2 3.4 1.1 8.6 1.63 4.02 0.9 0.1
2014 TEX MLB 0 1 0 30 0 33.0 20 17 22 2 44% .194 5.5 4.6 0.5 6.0 1.12 2.18 0.3 0.0

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
2014 547 0.4717 0.4717 0.8062 0.6938 0.2734 0.8268 0.7595 0.1938
Career5470.47170.47170.80620.69380.27340.82680.75950.1938

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2013-05-29 - Minors - - Right Elbow Not Disclosed -
2010-05-08 2010-06-18 Minors 41 0 Left Knee Contusion -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 0 d1 year/$0.5M (2014)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014). Re-signed by Texas 2/17/14.
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013). Re-signed by Texas 2/18/13.
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012). Contract purchased by Texas 11/18/11. Re-signed by Texas 2/27/12.
  • signed by Texas 2009 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic

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BP Articles

Roman Mendez is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: September 10, 2014Daniel Rathman2014-09-10
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: The Unlikeliest Part of the Rangers' CollapseSam Miller2014-08-12
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 1, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-01
This article requires BP Premium accessProspects Will Break Your Heart: Baseball is My Stereo: Myrtle Beach vs. Wilmington, Part 2 Jason Parks2012-05-24
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Rangers Top 11 ProspectsKevin Goldstein2012-03-06
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Let's Make a DealKevin Goldstein2011-11-16
The Lineup Card: 17 Favorite Midseason TradesBaseball Prospectus2011-07-27
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of April 12Kevin Goldstein2011-04-13
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Texas Rangers Top 11 ProspectsKevin Goldstein2011-02-03
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of August 2Kevin Goldstein2010-08-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Deadline Day Outcomes in the ALKevin Goldstein2010-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Deadline Day Outcomes in the ALChristina Kahrl2010-08-01


BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2012-01-26 13:00:00 (link to chat)Out of the following, pick a player and a pitcher most likely to be Top 50 prospects at this time next year: #TheLegend, Jordan Akins, Ronald Guzman, Luis Marte, David Perez, Victor Payano, Yohander Mendez, Luke Jackson, and Roman Mendez. Thanks for chatting Professor!
(ramjam36 from Dallas)
#TheLegend (Jorge Alfaro) and David Perez (Jason Parks)
2011-04-18 13:00:00 (link to chat)I'll try this one more time since I've tried this question on about seven chats thusfar. I can go see Myrtle Beach and Hickory one time each. Which starting pitcher should I focus on to make my trip to see?
(jhardman from Apex, NC)
Robbie Erlin or Neil Ramirez for Myrtle Beach; Roman Mendez for Hickory. (Kevin Goldstein)


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Roman Mendez has thrown 611 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2012 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (95mph), also mixing in a Slider (84mph) and Change (85mph). He also rarely throws a Sinker (90mph).