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Alex Wilson PTigers

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2016 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 29)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date11-3-1986
Height6' 0"
Weight215 lbs
Age29 years, 9 months, 27 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2012
-0.42013
0.12014
0.12015
0.22016
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DRA-Based WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2013 BOS MLB 26 0 27.7 1 1 0 34 14 22 0 .262 101 11.1 4.6 0.0 7.2 31% .378 .294 1.73 3.11 4.88 122 5.91 -0.4
2014 BOS MLB 18 0 28.3 1 0 0 20 5 19 3 .266 102 6.4 1.6 1.0 6.0 45% .212 .227 0.88 3.94 1.91 106 4.18 0.1
2015 DET MLB 59 1 70.0 3 3 2 61 11 38 5 .260 103 7.8 1.4 0.6 4.9 53% .258 .223 1.03 3.50 2.19 101 4.61 0.1
2016 DET MLB 49 0 58.3 1 0 0 54 17 39 3 .266 103 8.3 2.6 0.5 6.0 45% .285 .230 1.22 3.37 2.78 108 4.68 0.2
CareerMLB1521184.36421694711811.2631038.32.30.55.846%.279.2381.173.472.731074.78-0.1

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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2009 LOW A- 13 13 36.0 0 1 0 10 7 33 0 .256 98 2.5 1.8 0.0 8.2 49% .143 .147 0.47 2.06 0.50
2010 SLM A+ 11 11 55.7 2 1 0 43 15 50 4 .247 106 6.9 2.4 0.6 8.1 50% .257 .223 1.04 3.46 3.39
2010 PME AA 16 16 78.3 4 5 0 95 34 56 15 .261 108 10.9 3.9 1.7 6.4 37% .324 .300 1.65 5.80 6.67
2011 PME AA 21 21 112.0 9 4 0 103 37 99 8 .271 97 8.3 3.0 0.6 8.0 46% .304 .236 1.25 3.59 3.05
2011 PAW AAA 4 4 21.0 1 0 0 19 7 24 2 .256 88 8.1 3.0 0.9 10.3 41% .304 .234 1.24 3.19 3.43
2012 PAW AAA 40 3 72.7 5 3 1 76 33 78 3 .252 98 9.4 4.1 0.4 9.7 45% .353 .255 1.50 2.91 3.72
2013 BOS MLB 26 0 27.7 1 1 0 34 14 22 0 .262 101 11.1 4.6 0.0 7.2 31% .378 .294 1.73 3.11 4.88
2013 PAW AAA 14 0 17.0 3 1 0 17 5 16 2 .254 99 9.0 2.6 1.1 8.5 42% .312 .247 1.29 3.73 3.71
2014 BOS MLB 18 0 28.3 1 0 0 20 5 19 3 .266 102 6.4 1.6 1.0 6.0 45% .212 .227 0.88 3.94 1.91
2014 PAW AAA 35 0 41.3 6 1 5 38 23 40 2 .253 96 8.3 5.0 0.4 8.7 38% .316 .260 1.48 3.87 4.35
2015 DET MLB 59 1 70.0 3 3 2 61 11 38 5 .260 103 7.8 1.4 0.6 4.9 53% .258 .223 1.03 3.50 2.19
2015 TOL AAA 4 0 5.3 1 0 3 4 1 5 0 .262 100 6.8 1.7 0.0 8.4 43% .286 .159 0.94 1.84 0.00
2016 DET MLB 49 0 58.3 1 0 0 54 17 39 3 .266 103 8.3 2.6 0.5 6.0 45% .285 .230 1.22 3.37 2.78
2016 LAK A+ 2 1 3.3 0 1 0 7 0 4 2 .283 99 18.9 0.0 5.4 10.8 31% .455 .480 2.10 8.64 8.10
2016 TOL AAA 2 0 1.7 0 0 0 2 1 3 0 .257 10.8 5.4 0.0 16.2 50% .500 .238 1.80 1.36 5.40

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 476 0.4538 0.4160 0.7778 0.6019 0.2615 0.8923 0.5588 0.2222
2014 411 0.4964 0.4623 0.8316 0.6667 0.2609 0.8971 0.6667 0.1684
2015 1009 0.5312 0.5124 0.8414 0.6679 0.3362 0.9274 0.6478 0.1586
2016 836 0.4246 0.4653 0.7866 0.6845 0.3035 0.8971 0.6027 0.2134
Career27320.47990.47370.81210.66130.30190.90750.62130.1879

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
2013-07-09 2013-10-31 60-DL 114 71 Right Thumb Surgery Ligament and Scar Tissue Around Nerve Removed 2013-10-17 -
2010-08-02 2010-08-11 Minors 9 0 Not Disclosed -
2010-06-06 2010-06-16 Minors 10 0 Right Ankle Contusion -
2007-08-01 2007-08-01 Coll 0 0 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2016 DET $522,500
2015 DET $
2014 BOS $
2013 BOS $
YearsDescriptionSalary
2011Current$522,500
1 yrTotal$522,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 38 dISE Baseball1 year/$0.5225M (2016)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.5225M (2016). Re-signed by Detroit 2/25/16.
  • 1 year (2015). Re-signed by Detroit 2/24/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Re-signed by Boston 3/7/14. Acquired by Detroit in trade from Boston 12/11/14.
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013). Contract purchased by Boston 11/20/12. Re-signed by Boston 3/2/13.
  • Drafted by Boston 2009 (2-77) (Texas A&M). $0.4707M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .224 .268 .332 .221
11 vs R (Multi) .250 .289 .366 .237
18 Split (Multi) -.025 -.020 -.034 -.016
19 LgAvg (Multi) .009 .023 .019 .016
30 vs L (2015) .222 .258 .308 .211
31 vs R (2015) .252 .286 .360 .232
38 Split (2015) -.030 -.028 -.052 -.021
39 LgAvg (2015) .009 .024 .022 .017

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Team Chemistry: What's Average For Pitchers?John Choiniere2016-08-17
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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Alex Wilson has thrown 2,781 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2013 and 2016, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2016, he has relied primarily on his Cutter (87mph), Fourseam Fastball (93mph) and Sinker (92mph). He also rarely throws a Slider (83mph), Change (89mph) and Curve (82mph).