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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 Date1-19-1988
Height6' 2"
Weight225 lbs
Age28 years, 7 months, 7 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
0.22012
2013
0.72014
1.22015
0.42016
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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
2012 LAN MLB 40 0 37.7 3 1 0 30 20 39 4 .264 90 7.2 4.8 1.0 9.3 42% .271 .261 1.33 4.12 4.30 103 4.41 0.2
2013 LAN MLB 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .294 105 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0% .000 .562 0.00 0.00 0.00 0 0.00 0.0
2014 TEX MLB 64 0 71.7 3 1 0 56 28 69 10 .265 101 7.0 3.5 1.3 8.7 40% .245 .249 1.17 4.26 2.76 98 3.72 0.7
2015 TEX MLB 73 0 72.3 6 4 35 66 17 76 9 .263 106 8.2 2.1 1.1 9.5 44% .294 .245 1.15 3.41 2.99 85 3.32 1.2
2016 TEX MLB 37 0 36.3 2 2 11 53 10 29 8 .262 105 13.1 2.5 2.0 7.2 52% .372 .317 1.73 5.19 7.68 97 4.08 0.4
CareerMLB2150218.0148462057721331.2641028.53.11.38.844%.290.2631.284.113.92943.772.4

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
2010 OGD Rk 26 0 28.7 1 1 17 17 5 39 1 .269 119 5.3 1.6 0.3 12.2 64% .246 .163 0.77 2.24 0.63
2011 GRL A 14 0 15.0 1 0 10 8 4 33 0 .257 93 4.8 2.4 0.0 19.8 58% .421 .151 0.80 -0.24 0.00
2011 RCU A+ 5 0 9.7 2 0 3 2 3 17 1 .266 116 1.9 2.8 0.9 15.8 62% .067 .154 0.52 2.71 0.93
2011 CHT AA 38 0 44.3 4 2 12 42 11 55 2 .258 116 8.5 2.2 0.4 11.2 42% .360 .213 1.20 2.29 1.62
2012 LAN MLB 40 0 37.7 3 1 0 30 20 39 4 .264 90 7.2 4.8 1.0 9.3 42% .271 .261 1.33 4.12 4.30
2012 CHT AA 11 0 13.0 0 0 5 8 4 19 2 .271 105 5.5 2.8 1.4 13.2 58% .250 .205 0.92 3.14 1.38
2012 ABQ AAA 8 0 9.3 0 1 0 8 1 15 1 .280 120 7.7 1.0 1.0 14.5 43% .350 .218 0.96 2.17 4.82
2013 LAN MLB 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .294 105 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0% .000 .562 0.00 0.00 0.00
2013 RCU A+ 1 0 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 .291 95 9.0 0.0 9.0 9.0 33% .000 .401 1.00 14.77 9.00
2013 ABQ AAA 3 0 5.7 0 0 2 2 2 6 0 .254 126 3.2 3.2 0.0 9.5 82% .182 .127 0.71 2.51 0.00
2013 DOD Rk 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .302 101 0.0 9.0 0.0 0.0 33% .000 .147 1.00 7.00 0.00
2014 TEX MLB 64 0 71.7 3 1 0 56 28 69 10 .265 101 7.0 3.5 1.3 8.7 40% .245 .249 1.17 4.26 2.76
2015 TEX MLB 73 0 72.3 6 4 35 66 17 76 9 .263 106 8.2 2.1 1.1 9.5 44% .294 .245 1.15 3.41 2.99
2016 TEX MLB 37 0 36.3 2 2 11 53 10 29 8 .262 105 13.1 2.5 2.0 7.2 52% .372 .317 1.73 5.19 7.68
2016 ROU AAA 4 0 4.3 0 0 1 6 3 7 2 .285 12.5 6.2 4.2 14.5 25% .400 .383 2.08 8.58 12.46

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
2012 656 0.4634 0.4726 0.7258 0.6546 0.3153 0.8291 0.5405 0.2742
2013 11 0.1818 0.0909 1.0000 0.0000 0.1111 1.0000 0.0000
2014 1128 0.5195 0.4424 0.7655 0.6348 0.2343 0.8495 0.5197 0.2345
2015 1152 0.5122 0.4384 0.7485 0.6119 0.2562 0.8199 0.5694 0.2515
2016 650 0.5108 0.4631 0.7874 0.6536 0.2642 0.8664 0.5833 0.2126
Career35970.50430.44930.75750.63250.26110.83680.55240.2425

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
2014-02-25 2014-03-15 Camp 18 0 Right Shoulder Soreness - -
2014-02-16 2014-02-19 Camp 3 0 Left Ankle Sprain - -
2013-08-26 2013-08-26 On-Alr 0 0 Left Hip Soreness - -
2013-04-13 2013-10-19 60-DL 189 152 - Low Back Surgery Herniated Disc 2013-04-25 -
2013-03-16 2013-03-19 Camp 3 0 - Elbow Contusion Batted Ball - -
2013-03-05 2013-03-05 Camp 0 0 Left Knee Soreness Felt Pop and Going for Further Testing - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2016 TEX $3,275,000
2015 TEX $519,700
2014 TEX $502,082
2013 LAN $
2012 LAN $
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$1,021,782
2011Current$3,275,000
3 yrPvs + Cur$4,296,782
3 yrTotal$4,296,782

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
3 y 122 dExcel Sports1 year/$3.275M (2016)

Details
  • 1 year/$3.275M (2016). Re-signed by Texas 1/25/16 (avoided arbitration, $3.9M-$2.6M).
  • 1 year/$0.5197M (2015). Renewed by Texas 3/4/15.
  • 1 year/$502,082 (2014). Re-signed by Texas 2/26/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/13. Claimed by Texas off waivers from LA Dodgers 11/20/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Contract purchased by LA Dodgers 6/4/12.
  • Drafted by LA Dodgers 2010 (30-922) (Baylor).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .239 .293 .405 .261
11 vs R (Multi) .222 .287 .358 .233
18 Split (Multi) .017 .006 .048 .028
19 LgAvg (Multi) .009 .023 .019 .016
30 vs L (2015) .243 .290 .414 .255
31 vs R (2015) .234 .284 .355 .233
38 Split (2015) .010 .007 .060 .022
39 LgAvg (2015) .009 .024 .022 .017

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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Shawn Tolleson has thrown 3,794 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2012 and 2016, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training. In 2016, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (94mph), also mixing in a Slider (85mph), Change (83mph) and Cutter (89mph). He also rarely throws a Sinker (92mph).