Biographical

Portrait of John Gast

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
1 12.3 2 0 0 8 5.11 0
Birth Date2-16-1989
Height6' 1"
Weight195 lbs
BatsL
ThrowsL
WARP Summary

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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
2013 SLN 24 3 3 12.3 12.3 0.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 52 11 7 7 1 16 5 5 0 8 5.11 3.99 4.83 0.2 0.0
Career3312.312.30.020000052117711655085.113.994.830.20.0

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2010 BAT A- 8 6 35.0 5.08 88 .227 .253 .330 .372 .263 .340 104 2.8 0.3 2.8 0.3
2011 PMB A+ 13 12 82.0 5.40 83 .261 .264 .333 .386 .257 .308 96 -3.2 -0.3 -3.2 -0.3
2011 SFD AA 13 13 79.3 5.67 97 .268 .260 .330 .391 .252 .290 114 7.4 0.7 7.5 0.7
2012 SFD AA 8 8 51.3 4.66 93 .218 .251 .318 .387 .263 .243 97 2.8 0.3 3.4 0.3
2012 MEM AAA 20 20 109.3 5.19 94 .273 .278 .341 .427 .270 .331 99 12.6 1.2 12.4 1.1
2013 SLN MLB 3 3 12.3 4.83 82 .244 .249 .311 .385 .255 .263 101 0.3 0.0 0.2 0.0
2013 MEM AAA 7 7 38.7 2.92 126 .221 .255 .324 .386 .261 .277 83 8.9 0.9 7.9 0.8
2014 PMB A+ 1 1 5.0 6.70 56 .276 .258 .314 .366 .247 .263 100 -0.8 -0.1 -0.8 -0.1
2014 MEM AAA 12 11 59.3 5.57 74 .261 .268 .328 .426 .266 .254 90 1.7 0.2 -0.6 -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
2010 BAT A- 6 0 0 8 6 35.0 27 8 36 1 56% .340 6.9 2.1 0.3 9.3 1.00 1.54 2.8 0.3
2011 SFD AA 4 4 0 13 13 79.3 80 33 54 9 49% .290 9.1 3.7 1.0 6.1 1.42 4.08 7.5 0.7
2011 PMB A+ 5 4 0 13 12 82.0 85 28 59 7 51% .308 9.3 3.1 0.8 6.5 1.38 3.95 -3.2 -0.3
2012 SFD AA 4 2 0 8 8 51.3 38 13 41 5 48% .243 6.7 2.3 0.9 7.2 0.99 1.93 3.4 0.3
2012 MEM AAA 9 5 0 20 20 109.3 124 42 86 10 48% .331 10.2 3.5 0.8 7.1 1.52 5.10 12.4 1.1
2013 SLN MLB 2 0 0 3 3 12.3 11 5 8 1 54% .263 8.0 3.6 0.7 5.8 1.30 5.11 0.2 0.0
2013 MEM AAA 3 1 0 7 7 38.7 28 13 35 0 55% .277 6.5 3.0 0.0 8.1 1.06 1.16 7.9 0.8
2014 PMB A+ 0 0 0 1 1 5.0 5 2 1 0 47% .263 9.0 3.6 0.0 1.8 1.40 1.80 -0.8 -0.1
2014 MEM AAA 3 2 0 12 11 59.3 55 22 36 8 36% .254 8.3 3.3 1.2 5.5 1.30 4.85 -0.6 -0.1

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 184 0.4457 0.4022 0.8243 0.5610 0.2745 0.8696 0.7500 0.1757
Career1840.44570.40220.82430.5610.27450.86960.750.1757

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-08-12 - Minors - - - Not Disclosed -
2014-04-03 2014-06-05 Minors 63 0 - Not Disclosed - -
2013-05-26 2013-09-30 15-DL 127 114 Left Shoulder Surgery Latissimus Dorsi 2013-07-26 -
2006-06-01 2006-06-01 HS 0 0 Left Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery - Date Is Approximate -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2013 SLN $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 139 dSports One1 year (2013)

Details
  • 1 year (2013). Contract purchased by St. Louis 5/14/13. Sent outright to Triple-A by St. Louis 11/20/13.
  • Drafted by St. Louis 2010 (6-199) (Florida State). $0.14M signing bonus.

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BP Articles

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This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 25, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-25
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 22, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-22
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Call-Up: Michael WachaJason Cole2013-05-30
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Call-Up: Michael WachaBret Sayre2013-05-30
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Triple ThreatDaniel Rathman2013-05-30
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFree Agent Watch: National League, Week NineJosh Shepardson2013-05-29
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 29, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-29
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 28, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-28
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessThe Stash List: Don Mattingly's Post-RealismBret Sayre2013-05-28
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 27, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-27
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 26, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-26
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessThe Stash List: Jurickson Profar's Valedictorian SpeechBret Sayre2013-05-21
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 20th, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-20


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, John Gast threw 184 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2013, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2013, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (88mph) and Change (79mph), also mixing in a Sinker (87mph) and Curve (73mph).