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Alex Sogard PD-backs

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 26)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
48.0 5.25 1.55 33 1 1 1 -0.5
Birth Date7-25-1987
Height6' 3"
Weight215 lbs
Age27 years, 2 months, 26 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
2010
2011
2012
2013
-0.52014
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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 TCV A- 22 3 41.0 5.31 82 .257 .250 .321 .359 .258 .322 103 3.4 0.3 3.4 0.3
2011 LEX A 31 10 104.3 4.42 114 .260 .258 .328 .388 .258 .344 108 21.2 2.2 21.2 2.2
2012 LNC A+ 6 0 16.0 3.61 140 .215 .283 .342 .452 .277 .273 111 4.7 0.5 4.7 0.5
2012 CCH AA 33 0 53.7 5.62 75 .268 .257 .328 .391 .266 .339 100 -3.0 -0.3 -3.5 -0.3
2012 CZE int 1 0 3.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .200 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 MSS Wnt 11 0 11.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .372 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 CCH AA 16 0 25.0 4.61 101 .271 .248 .312 .380 .255 .307 107 2.0 0.2 2.0 0.2
2013 OKL AAA 22 0 23.0 5.67 80 .316 .268 .339 .407 .272 .382 95 -0.2 -0.0 -0.2 -0.0
2014 CCH AA 25 0 43.3 6.66 48 .268 .246 .317 .376 .254 .206 103 -5.7 -0.6 -5.7 -0.6
2014 MOB AA 15 0 18.7 7.89 6 .391 .259 .328 .374 .269 .407 92 -5.4 -0.6 -5.4 -0.6

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 TCV A- 1 2 0 22 3 41.0 40 12 36 4 45% .322 8.8 2.6 0.9 7.9 1.27 3.51 3.4 0.3
2011 LEX A 3 4 4 31 10 104.3 112 25 112 12 52% .344 9.7 2.2 1.0 9.7 1.31 4.14 21.2 2.2
2012 MSS Wnt 2 1 0 11 0 11.3 18 9 8 2 0% .372 14.3 7.1 1.6 6.4 2.38 11.12 0.0 0.0
2012 CZE int 0 0 0 1 0 3.7 2 0 3 0 0% .200 4.9 0.0 0.0 7.4 0.55 2.45 0.0 0.0
2012 LNC A+ 0 2 0 6 0 16.0 12 8 17 0 59% .273 6.8 4.5 0.0 9.6 1.25 2.81 4.7 0.5
2012 CCH AA 3 1 0 33 0 53.7 60 25 35 3 66% .339 10.1 4.2 0.5 5.9 1.58 3.86 -3.5 -0.3
2013 OKL AAA 2 1 0 22 0 23.0 30 19 19 1 55% .382 11.7 7.4 0.4 7.4 2.13 9.39 -0.2 -0.0
2013 CCH AA 0 0 3 16 0 25.0 26 10 18 3 51% .307 9.4 3.6 1.1 6.5 1.44 2.88 2.0 0.2
2014 CCH AA 1 1 2 25 0 43.3 33 20 25 7 50% .206 6.9 4.2 1.5 5.2 1.22 2.91 -5.7 -0.6
2014 MOB AA 0 1 0 15 0 18.7 30 10 16 6 46% .407 14.5 4.8 2.9 7.7 2.14 9.64 -5.4 -0.6

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
2014-08-23 - Minors - - - Not Disclosed -
2013-06-26 2013-07-10 Minors 14 0 - Not Disclosed - -

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 2.1 1.6 1.2 31 3 62.7 58 26 43 7 .270 1.34 4.22 4.59 2.4 0.2
80o 1.8 1.5 1 28 3 56.2 56 25 38 6 .286 1.44 4.69 5.1 -1.1 -0.1
70o 1.6 1.4 0.9 26 2 51.7 54 24 35 6 .297 1.53 5.04 5.48 -3.1 -0.3
60o 1.4 1.3 0.8 24 2 47.9 53 24 33 6 .306 1.60 5.35 5.81 -4.6 -0.5
50o 1.3 1.2 0.7 22 2 44.5 51 23 30 6 .315 1.67 5.63 6.12 -5.7 -0.6
40o 1.2 1.1 0.6 20 2 41.1 49 22 28 6 .324 1.74 5.93 6.45 -6.7 -0.7
30o 1 1 0.6 19 2 37.6 47 21 26 5 .334 1.82 6.25 6.8 -7.4 -0.8
20o 0.9 1 0.5 17 2 33.7 45 20 23 5 .346 1.91 6.64 7.22 -8.1 -0.8
10o 0.7 0.8 0.4 14 1 28.4 40 18 19 5 .362 2.05 7.20 7.83 -8.5 -0.9
Weighted Mean1.31.20.722243.85022306.3131.655.596.08-5.4-0.6

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
20152721130261693046750.3181.615.325.7810.14.46.81.0-0.5
20162821133267733252950.3131.585.255.709.94.37.01.2-0.5
20172921130262663046750.3051.565.015.459.64.46.71.0-0.3
20183021130261652748850.3061.514.925.359.64.07.11.2-0.3
20193121130262672847750.3081.534.865.299.74.16.81.0-0.2
20203221129259632644750.3081.524.865.289.74.06.71.1-0.2
20213321128256602442750.3071.504.805.219.63.96.81.1-0.1
20223421126254582340650.3071.514.795.219.73.96.71.0-0.1
20233521125250542137650.3081.504.775.189.73.86.71.1-0.1

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
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17 91 Jose Lugo 2010 0.00 DNP
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28 90 T.J. Large 2009 0.00 DNP
29 90 Ricky Brooks 2011 0.00 DNP
30 90 Ramon Aguero 2011 0.00 DNP
31 90 Tim Lahey 2008 0.00 DNP
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33 90 John Madden 2009 0.00 DNP
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52 89 Josh Satow 2012 0.00 DNP
53 89 Scott Gracey 2013 0.00 DNP
54 89 Michael Solbach 2012 0.00 DNP
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56 89 Arcenio Leon 2013 0.00 DNP
57 89 Leuris Gomez 2013 0.00 DNP
58 89 Michael Jarman 2011 0.00 DNP
59 89 Jeffrey Kaplan 2012 0.00 DNP
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62 89 Mariano Gomez 2009 0.00 DNP
63 89 Ronald Hill 2009 0.00 DNP
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76 88 Derrick Gordon 2010 0.00 DNP
77 88 Barret Browning 2011 0.00 DNP
78 88 Angel Garcia 2010 0.00 DNP
79 88 Aaron Breit 2012 0.00 DNP
80 88 Matt Langwell 2012 0.00 DNP
81 88 Stuart Pomeranz 2011 0.00 DNP
82 88 Michael Hrynio 2009 0.00 DNP
83 88 Matt Yourkin 2008 0.00 DNP
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92 88 Rudy Darrow 2010 0.00 DNP
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94 87 Evan Crawford 2013 0.00 DNP
95 87 Wade Korpi 2012 0.00 DNP
96 87 Andy Loomis 2012 0.00 DNP
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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Alex Sogard threw 164 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2013, all of them occuring in Fall/Winter Ball. In 2013, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (93mph) and Curve (78mph). He also rarely threw a Change (79mph).