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AJ Schugel PD-backs

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 25)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
92.3 4.69 1.44 65 4 6 0 -0.1
Birth Date6-27-1989
Height5' 11"
Weight210 lbs
Age25 years, 3 months, 25 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
2011
2012
2013
-0.12014
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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
2010 ANG Rk 11 0 15.7 5.78 74 .248 .256 .305 .368 .269 .366 84 -1.2 -0.1 -1.2 -0.1
2010 ORM Rk 6 0 7.3 5.31 106 .228 .285 .338 .416 .276 .370 104 1.2 0.1 1.2 0.1
2011 CDR A 25 12 90.3 4.77 93 .236 .253 .324 .370 .266 .280 97 5.5 0.6 5.5 0.6
2011 SBR A+ 4 4 19.7 4.54 101 .264 .263 .339 .397 .263 .333 91 3.2 0.3 3.2 0.3
2012 ARK AA 27 27 140.3 4.94 75 .250 .263 .330 .403 .269 .273 89 -1.0 -0.1 -1.0 -0.1
2013 SLC AAA 19 19 89.3 5.33 96 .296 .280 .348 .445 .276 .376 108 10.1 1.0 10.1 1.0
2014 MOB AA 26 26 147.7 3.72 111 .246 .255 .323 .379 .265 .319 95 20.6 2.2 16.7 1.6

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 ORM Rk 2 2 1 6 0 7.3 8 6 9 0 52% .370 9.9 7.4 0.0 11.1 1.92 8.63 1.2 0.1
2010 ANG Rk 0 0 2 11 0 15.7 15 5 12 0 59% .366 8.6 2.9 0.0 6.9 1.27 1.72 -1.2 -0.1
2011 SBR A+ 1 2 0 4 4 19.7 22 6 15 1 31% .333 10.1 2.7 0.5 6.9 1.42 5.03 3.2 0.3
2011 CDR A 4 3 1 25 12 90.3 73 39 80 2 54% .280 7.3 3.9 0.2 8.0 1.24 2.59 5.5 0.6
2012 ARK AA 6 8 0 27 27 140.3 117 55 109 9 40% .273 7.5 3.5 0.6 7.0 1.23 2.89 -1.0 -0.1
2013 SLC AAA 4 6 0 19 19 89.3 121 33 76 12 46% .376 12.2 3.3 1.2 7.7 1.72 7.05 10.1 1.0
2014 MOB AA 6 4 0 26 26 147.7 142 50 117 3 46% .319 8.7 3.0 0.2 7.1 1.30 3.47 16.7 1.6

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
2013-07-08 2013-09-05 Minors 59 0 Left Foot Sprain - -
2013-03-26 2013-04-01 Camp 6 0 - Hand Blister - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

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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 6.6 5.8 0.5 29 19 112.6 94 39 79 11 .270 1.18 3.53 3.83 14.7 1.5
80o 6 5.8 0.4 27 18 105.4 95 39 74 11 .284 1.27 3.92 4.26 8.4 0.9
70o 5.5 5.7 0.4 26 17 100.3 95 39 70 11 .295 1.33 4.21 4.57 4.4 0.4
60o 5.2 5.7 0.3 25 16 96.0 95 39 67 11 .304 1.39 4.46 4.85 1.2 0.1
50o 4.8 5.7 0.3 24 16 92.1 94 39 65 11 .312 1.44 4.69 5.1 -1.4 -0.1
40o 4.5 5.6 0.3 23 15 88.3 94 38 62 11 .321 1.50 4.94 5.36 -3.8 -0.4
30o 4.2 5.6 0.3 22 14 84.3 93 38 59 11 .330 1.56 5.20 5.65 -6.2 -0.6
20o 3.8 5.5 0.3 21 14 79.7 92 38 56 10 .341 1.63 5.51 5.99 -8.6 -0.9
10o 3.3 5.4 0.2 19 12 73.5 91 37 52 10 .356 1.74 5.95 6.47 -11.3 -1.2
Weighted Mean4.85.60.3241691.793386411.3101.434.665.07-1.1-0.1

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
13% 16% 5% 18% 26%

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
2015267703322143135531201644.3071.314.014.368.53.37.61.00.9
2016277703322146140491131744.3061.304.094.458.63.07.01.10.8
2017287813423150146531161744.3101.334.164.538.83.27.01.00.6
2018296703020130129461041444.3171.354.234.599.03.27.21.00.5
2019307703120133129461071444.3131.324.064.428.83.17.30.90.7
202031660271811811540951344.3131.314.064.418.73.07.21.00.7
202132660261711110936871244.3131.304.074.438.82.97.01.00.6
202233550241610310334801244.3141.334.134.499.03.07.01.00.5
2023345502315999830771144.3151.294.044.398.92.77.01.00.6

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
0.31.70.10.40.40.82.9

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11 89 Brandon Hynick 2010 0.00 DNP
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18 89 Joel Hanrahan 2007 6.18
19 88 Brad Meyers 2011 0.00 DNP
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21 88 Chris Heston 2013 0.00 DNP
22 88 Elih Villanueva 2012 0.00 DNP
23 88 Manny Ayala 2010 0.00 DNP
24 88 Michael Madsen 2008 0.00 DNP
25 88 Thad Weber 2010 0.00 DNP
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29 88 Brandon Erbe 2013 0.00 DNP
30 88 Esmailin Caridad 2009 1.86
31 88 Drew Naylor 2011 0.00 DNP
32 88 Esmerling Vasquez 2009 4.58
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34 88 Matt Shoemaker 2012 0.00 DNP
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37 87 Jorge Reyes 2013 0.00 DNP
38 87 Graham Godfrey 2010 0.00 DNP
39 87 Daryl Thompson 2011 15.00
40 87 Ryan Edell 2009 0.00 DNP
41 87 Kevin Thomas 2012 0.00 DNP
42 87 Erik Cordier 2011 0.00 DNP
43 87 Ryne Reynoso 2010 0.00 DNP
44 87 Evan Reed 2011 0.00 DNP
45 87 Chaz Roe 2012 0.00 DNP
46 87 Esmil Rogers 2011 7.08
47 87 Eric Berger 2011 0.00 DNP
48 87 Ryan Tucker 2012 0.00 DNP
49 87 Cesar Valdez 2010 8.55
50 86 Josh Collmenter 2011 3.56
51 86 Phil Irwin 2012 0.00 DNP
52 86 Alfredo Figaro 2010 7.98
53 86 Mike Parisi 2008 9.39
54 86 Shawn Teufel 2012 0.00 DNP
55 86 Ryan Mattheus 2009 0.00 DNP
56 86 Dan Cortes 2012 0.00 DNP
57 86 Mark Cohoon 2013 0.00 DNP
58 86 David Hale 2013 0.82
59 86 Sam LeCure 2009 0.00 DNP
60 86 Brett Smith 2009 0.00 DNP
61 86 Matt Jackson 2013 0.00 DNP
62 86 Travis Chick 2009 0.00 DNP
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64 85 Paul Kometani 2008 0.00 DNP
65 85 Michael Kirkman 2012 4.33
66 85 Rob Scahill 2012 1.04
67 85 Miguel Gonzalez 2009 0.00 DNP
68 85 Ryan Cook 2012 2.21
69 85 Felipe Paulino 2009 6.63
70 85 Fabio Castro 2010 0.00 DNP
71 85 Andrew Carraway 2012 0.00 DNP
72 85 Chuck Lofgren 2011 0.00 DNP
73 85 Blake Wood 2011 3.88
74 85 Ryan Tepera 2013 0.00 DNP
75 85 Bryan Morris 2012 3.60
76 85 Kenn Kasparek 2011 0.00 DNP
77 85 Kyle Weiland 2012 6.62
78 85 Justin Fitzgerald 2011 0.00 DNP
79 85 Polin Trinidad 2010 0.00 DNP
80 85 Graham Stoneburner 2013 0.00 DNP
81 85 Frank Herrmann 2009 0.00 DNP
82 85 J.D. Durbin 2007 6.75
83 85 Chorye Spoone 2011 0.00 DNP
84 85 Dillon Gee 2011 4.76
85 85 Andre Rienzo 2013 5.46
86 84 Josh Geer 2008 2.67
87 84 Jason Berken 2009 6.92
88 84 Kevin Hart 2008 7.81
89 84 Jon Kibler 2012 0.00 DNP
90 84 Doug Mathis 2008 8.06
91 84 Heath Rollins 2010 0.00 DNP
92 84 Jay Jackson 2013 0.00 DNP
93 84 Brett Brach 2013 0.00 DNP
94 84 Austin Adams 2012 0.00 DNP
95 84 Anthony Claggett 2010 0.00 DNP
96 84 Jae Kuk Ryu 2008 0.00
97 84 Alex Wilson 2012 0.00 DNP
98 84 Darren Byrd 2012 0.00 DNP
99 84 Hector Ambriz 2009 0.00 DNP
100 84 Chris Cody 2009 0.00 DNP

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BP Annual Player Comments

YearComment
2013 A.J. Schugel was a junior-college third baseman who couldn’t hit, so the Angels drafted him in the 25th round as a pitcher, and his stuff—mid-90s fastball, over-the-top curve and advanced change—and success have made him the fastest-moving pitcher in their 2010 draft class.

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