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Zac Rosscup PCubs

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2016 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 28)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date6-9-1988
Height6' 2"
Weight220 lbs
Age28 years, 1 months, 20 days
BatsR
ThrowsL
2012
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0.12014
0.12015
0.02016
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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
2013 CHN MLB 10 0 6.7 3 7 7 1 .259 105 4.0 9.4 1.4 9.4 19% .133 .245 1.50 6.02 1.35 119 5.37 -0.1
2014 CHN MLB 18 0 13.3 14 12 21 2 .263 99 9.4 8.1 1.4 14.2 30% .387 .318 1.95 4.60 9.45 100 3.99 0.1
2015 CHN MLB 33 0 26.7 26 13 29 5 .266 97 8.8 4.4 1.7 9.8 38% .296 .306 1.46 4.89 4.39 105 4.27 0.1
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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
2009 PRI Rk 10 9 40.3 41 6 27 0 .258 98 9.2 1.3 0.0 6.0 55% .306 .257 1.17 2.87 2.68
2010 HUD A- 9 7 35.7 27 7 35 0 .257 94 6.8 1.8 0.0 8.8 39% .270 .222 0.95 2.10 3.03
2010 RAY Rk 3 1 8.7 5 2 6 0 .257 102 5.2 2.1 0.0 6.2 65% .192 .202 0.80 3.16 1.03
2011 DAY A+ 11 9 49.7 43 19 50 4 .259 97 7.8 3.4 0.7 9.1 34% .287 .241 1.25 3.69 2.54
2012 PEO A 3 0 7.3 3 0 12 0 .265 95 3.7 0.0 0.0 14.7 58% .250 .083 0.41 0.08 0.00
2012 TEN AA 11 1 22.3 14 19 29 1 .260 100 5.6 7.7 0.4 11.7 42% .265 .240 1.48 3.82 4.84
2012 CUB Rk 1 0 1.7 0 0 4 0 .260 90 0.0 0.0 0.0 21.6 0% .000 .001 0.00 -0.43 0.00
2013 CHN MLB 10 0 6.7 3 7 7 1 .259 105 4.0 9.4 1.4 9.4 19% .133 .245 1.50 6.02 1.35
2013 TEN AA 37 0 43.3 31 19 66 2 .260 103 6.4 3.9 0.4 13.7 43% .326 .214 1.15 1.78 2.49
2013 IOW AAA 9 0 7.7 5 6 17 0 .269 89 5.9 7.0 0.0 20.0 31% .385 .255 1.43 1.48 0.00
2014 CHN MLB 18 0 13.3 14 12 21 2 .263 99 9.4 8.1 1.4 14.2 30% .387 .318 1.95 4.60 9.45
2014 IOW AAA 29 0 30.0 18 15 38 0 .273 91 5.4 4.5 0.0 11.4 29% .265 .196 1.10 2.67 2.10
2015 CHN MLB 33 0 26.7 26 13 29 5 .266 97 8.8 4.4 1.7 9.8 38% .296 .306 1.46 4.89 4.39
2015 TEN AA 3 0 2.3 2 2 7 0 .280 101 7.7 7.7 0.0 27.0 0% 1.000 .259 1.71 -0.13 3.86
2015 IOW AAA 11 0 11.3 8 4 20 1 .265 101 6.4 3.2 0.8 15.9 30% .318 .203 1.06 2.54 4.76
2015 CUB Rk 2 1 2.0 0 0 5 0 .239 104 0.0 0.0 0.0 22.5 100% .000 .169 0.00 -1.18 0.00

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 114 0.3860 0.3947 0.7111 0.6136 0.2571 0.8889 0.4444 0.2889
2014 291 0.4570 0.4227 0.6423 0.6241 0.2532 0.7590 0.4000 0.3577
2015 513 0.4133 0.4600 0.7119 0.6887 0.2990 0.8151 0.5444 0.2881
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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
2014-05-10 2014-06-14 15-DL 35 31 Left Shoulder Inflammation - -
2013-04-05 2013-06-24 Minors 80 0 Left Elbow Tendonitis - -
2011-06-21 2011-09-12 Minors 83 0 Left Shoulder Sprain - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2016 CHN $524,500
2015 CHN $
2014 CHN $
YearsDescriptionSalary
2011Current$524,500
1 yrTotal$524,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 105 dMagnus Sports1 year (2016)

Details
  • 1 year (2016). Re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/4/16.
  • 1 year/$0.5105M (2015). Re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/5/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/3/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Contract selected by Chicago Cubs 9/3/13.
  • Acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Tampa Bay 1/8/11 (Garza deal).
  • Drafted by Tampa Bay 2009 (28-859) (Chemeketa CC, Ore.).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .165 .289 .283 .232
11 vs R (Multi) .302 .381 .650 .355
18 Split (Multi) -.137 -.092 -.367 -.123
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.020 -.022 -.058 -.023
30 vs L (2015) .158 .273 .289 .233
31 vs R (2015) .308 .366 .662 .352
38 Split (2015) -.150 -.093 -.372 -.119
39 LgAvg (2015) -.016 -.018 -.053 -.020

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BP Articles

Zac Rosscup is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
Prospectus Feature: Did 'The Extra 2%' See This Rays' Collapse Coming? Miles Wray2016-07-14
Transaction Analysis: The Chicago ChangesBryan Grosnick2016-02-23
Transaction Analysis: The Chicago ChangesMatthew Trueblood2016-02-23
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Older the Cubs, the Sweeter the BerryR.J. Anderson2015-08-26
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Bombered!Daniel Rathman2015-05-12
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: UndefeatedChris Mosch2015-05-05
This article requires BP Premium accessRubbing Mud: The Best Rivalry In Baseball (Right Now)Matthew Trueblood2015-05-04
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: April 21, 2015Chris Mosch2015-04-21
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: All the Reliever News That's Fit to PrintR.J. Anderson2015-03-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Great Big David Price TradeCraig Goldstein2014-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Great Big David Price TradeR.J. Anderson2014-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Great Big David Price TradeSam Miller2014-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Great Big David Price TradePaul Sporer2014-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Great Big David Price TradeJeff Quinton2014-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Great Big David Price TradeJ.P. Breen2014-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Great Big David Price TradeJordan Gorosh2014-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessChecking the Numbers: The Questionable Pursuit of GarzaEric Seidman2011-01-13
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL Central RoundupChristina Kahrl2011-01-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Bartlett's Price QuoteChristina Kahrl2011-01-11


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2016, Zac Rosscup threw 960 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2013 and 2015, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2015, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (94mph) and Slider (87mph).