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Portrait of Michael Morrison

Michael Morrison PTigers

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 26)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
46.7 5.05 1.61 41 2 1 1 -0.3
Birth Date12-17-1987
Height6' 1"
Weight210 lbs
Age26 years, 10 months, 7 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
2011
2012
2013
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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

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 ONE A- 12 0 19.3 3.16 127 .225 .238 .315 .338 .253 .348 104 3.8 0.4 3.8 0.4
2010 LAK A+ 3 0 5.0 2.19 137 .069 .250 .317 .386 .266 .182 86 1.1 0.1 1.1 0.1
2011 LAK A+ 34 1 46.3 4.00 115 .200 .261 .325 .385 .253 .223 102 5.0 0.5 5.0 0.5
2012 ERI AA 40 0 63.0 5.18 91 .254 .264 .332 .399 .265 .265 107 4.4 0.5 4.4 0.5
2012 MSS Wnt 8 0 9.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .115 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 LAK A+ 5 0 7.7 2.87 131 .211 .251 .322 .347 .248 .350 98 1.8 0.2 1.8 0.2
2013 ERI AA 30 0 41.7 5.18 87 .311 .260 .331 .389 .269 .341 100 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0
2013 TOL AAA 1 0 1.7 2.86 127 .294 .246 .336 .357 .261 .400 90 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0

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 ONE A- 1 1 0 12 0 19.3 16 10 26 0 46% .348 7.5 4.7 0.0 12.1 1.35 3.26 3.8 0.4
2010 LAK A+ 0 0 0 3 0 5.0 2 0 6 0 36% .182 3.6 0.0 0.0 10.8 0.40 0.00 1.1 0.1
2011 LAK A+ 2 0 0 34 1 46.3 26 24 50 1 42% .223 5.1 4.7 0.2 9.7 1.08 2.72 5.0 0.5
2012 MSS Wnt 0 0 0 8 0 9.7 5 4 5 2 0% .115 4.7 3.7 1.9 4.7 0.93 2.79 0.0 0.0
2012 ERI AA 4 3 4 40 0 63.0 46 40 72 6 39% .265 6.6 5.7 0.9 10.3 1.37 3.14 4.4 0.5
2013 LAK A+ 0 2 0 5 0 7.7 7 2 9 0 55% .350 8.2 2.3 0.0 10.6 1.17 3.52 1.8 0.2
2013 TOL AAA 0 0 0 1 0 1.7 2 1 1 0 20% .400 10.8 5.4 0.0 5.4 1.80 10.80 0.3 0.0
2013 ERI AA 3 3 0 30 0 41.7 48 31 31 2 39% .341 10.4 6.7 0.4 6.7 1.90 7.13 0.2 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

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2010-05-03 2010-09-06 Minors 126 0 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery -

Compensation

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Details

2014 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 3/11/2014 05:35 ET

PCT W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR BABIP WHIP ERA FRA VORP WARP
90o 2.3 1 2 45 0 65.6 52 32 57 6 .258 1.28 3.63 3.95 7.0 0.7
80o 2 0.8 1.7 40 0 58.8 51 31 52 5 .274 1.39 4.11 4.46 2.9 0.3
70o 1.8 0.7 1.5 37 0 54.1 50 30 47 5 .285 1.47 4.46 4.84 0.4 0.0
60o 1.7 0.6 1.4 34 0 50.2 48 29 44 5 .295 1.54 4.76 5.17 -1.5 -0.2
50o 1.5 0.5 1.2 32 0 46.6 47 28 41 5 .305 1.61 5.05 5.49 -3.0 -0.3
40o 1.4 0.4 1.1 30 0 43.2 45 27 38 5 .314 1.69 5.35 5.82 -4.3 -0.4
30o 1.2 0.4 1 27 0 39.6 44 26 35 5 .324 1.77 5.68 6.17 -5.4 -0.6
20o 1.1 0.3 0.8 24 0 35.5 41 25 31 4 .336 1.87 6.07 6.6 -6.5 -0.7
10o 0.9 0.2 0.6 21 0 30.0 38 23 26 4 .353 2.01 6.63 7.21 -7.4 -0.8
Weighted Mean1.50.51.231045.94628405.3021.605.005.44-2.7-0.3

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Long-Term Forecast (Beyond the 2014 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 FRA H/9 BB/9 K/9 HR/9 WARP
20152710125037392032440.3121.584.975.419.44.87.71.0-0.2
20162811131045462440540.3051.544.775.189.14.87.91.0-0.1
20172921133048482443540.3011.494.564.968.94.58.00.9-0.0
20183021131045452240540.3031.484.574.978.94.47.91.0-0.0
20193111129043432037540.3051.484.645.059.14.27.81.1-0.0
20203210127040411935440.3031.494.554.959.14.27.80.90.0
20213310126038391833440.3031.494.534.939.24.27.70.90.0
20223410125037371732440.3031.464.514.909.04.17.81.00.0
20233510123034351629440.3041.494.554.949.24.27.61.00.0

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Michael Morrison threw 18 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2012, all of them occuring in Fall/Winter Ball. In 2012, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (95mph), Sinker (95mph) and Curve (75mph).