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Seth Frankoff PCubs

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2017 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 28)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
63.7 4.39 1.31 45 3 2 2 0.1
Birth Date8-27-1988
Height6' 5"
Weight210 lbs
Age28 years, 7 months, 2 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2013
2014
2015
2016
0.12017
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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 DRA- WARP

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 cFIP DRA DRA-
2010 VAN A- 7 7 30.0 3 2 0 31 13 31 0 .256 98 9.3 3.9 0.0 9.3 51% .348 .272 1.47 2.82 3.30 98 4.29 102.7
2010 ATH Rk 8 4 27.7 2 3 0 14 14 35 0 .277 66 4.5 4.5 0.0 11.4 63% .222 .177 1.01 3.35 2.27 84 2.22 83.1
2011 BUR A 5 5 12.0 0 1 0 21 9 7 0 .256 92 15.8 6.8 0.0 5.2 49% .447 .405 2.50 4.94 11.25 123 11.46 137.4
2011 VER A- 14 14 73.0 6 3 0 54 27 63 1 .259 106 6.7 3.3 0.1 7.8 49% .264 .219 1.11 3.17 2.34 92 3.05 93.3
2012 BUR A 36 9 104.3 5 7 1 107 40 84 11 .264 103 9.2 3.5 0.9 7.2 51% .318 .269 1.41 4.49 4.83 106 5.86 111.0
2013 STO A+ 48 0 74.3 2 0 4 57 23 93 6 .274 96 6.9 2.8 0.7 11.3 49% .285 .238 1.08 3.45 2.78 72 1.82 81.5
2014 MID AA 27 0 33.7 2 2 15 29 11 47 3 .262 104 7.8 2.9 0.8 12.6 60% .325 .239 1.19 2.47 2.41 68 1.79 76.2
2014 SAC AAA 22 0 30.7 1 1 1 30 10 22 3 .273 90 8.8 2.9 0.9 6.5 43% .287 .259 1.30 4.61 4.40 108 6.36 111.8
2015 MID AA 38 0 50.0 0 1 8 48 14 50 5 .258 118 8.6 2.5 0.9 9.0 55% .312 .238 1.24 3.44 3.24 80 2.82 89.1
2015 NAS AAA 9 0 10.7 0 1 0 6 9 7 2 .277 84 5.1 7.6 1.7 5.9 52% .148 .266 1.41 7.54 5.91 121 7.43 122.6
2016 TUL AA 21 9 60.7 3 4 0 73 15 58 2 .256 100 10.8 2.2 0.3 8.6 53% .376 .266 1.45 2.49 4.15 85 3.50 98.2
2016 OKL AAA 4 1 7.3 0 0 0 5 2 4 1 .261 101 6.1 2.5 1.2 4.9 45% .190 .237 0.95 5.22 3.68 107 5.57 111.4
2016 DOD Rk 3 0 6.0 1 0 0 4 1 11 0 .267 6.0 1.5 0.0 16.5 73% .364 .163 0.83 0.95 1.50 69 1.45 78.1

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

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

Compensation

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Details

2017 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 1/27/2017 12:35 ET

PCT W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR BABIP WHIP ERA DRA VORP WARP
90o 3.6 1.6 2.1 48 3 77.2 63 25 54 8 .242 1.14 3.55 3.82 8.5 0.9
80o 3.2 1.5 1.9 44 3 70.8 62 25 49 8 .256 1.23 3.91 4.22 4.8 0.5
70o 2.9 1.4 1.7 42 2 66.2 61 24 46 8 .266 1.29 4.18 4.52 2.5 0.3
60o 2.7 1.3 1.5 39 2 62.5 60 24 44 7 .275 1.35 4.41 4.78 0.6 0.1
50o 2.5 1.2 1.4 37 2 59.0 59 23 41 7 .283 1.40 4.63 5.02 -0.9 -0.1
40o 2.3 1.2 1.3 35 2 55.6 58 23 39 7 .291 1.46 4.86 5.27 -2.2 -0.2
30o 2.2 1.1 1.2 33 2 52.1 57 22 36 7 .299 1.53 5.10 5.54 -3.6 -0.4
20o 1.9 1 1.1 30 2 48.0 55 22 34 7 .310 1.60 5.39 5.86 -4.9 -0.5
10o 1.7 0.9 0.9 27 2 42.6 52 21 30 6 .324 1.71 5.80 6.32 -6.3 -0.7
Weighted Mean2.51.21.437258.45823417.2811.394.604.99-0.7-0.1

Preseason Long-Term Forecast (Beyond the 2017 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 DRA H/9 BB/9 K/9 HR/9 WARP
20182921133253482954648.3121.444.345.008.14.99.11.00.1
20193021131150452646748.2991.434.985.748.24.78.31.3-0.3
202031000901412813248.2801.434.965.727.75.18.41.3-0.1

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55 86 Mark Hamburger 2015 0.00 DNP
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58 86 Jailen Peguero 2009 0.00 DNP
59 86 Jeff Kennard 2010 0.00 DNP
60 86 Chuckie Fick 2014 0.00 DNP
61 85 Ross Wolf 2011 0.00 DNP
62 85 Jon Meloan 2013 0.00 DNP
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81 85 Matthew Scherer 2011 0.00 DNP
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84 84 Dustin Molleken 2013 0.00 DNP
85 84 Ronnie Ray 2012 0.00 DNP
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88 84 Brandon Kloess 2013 0.00 DNP
89 84 Steve Bray 2009 0.00 DNP
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96 84 Francisco Rondon 2016 0.00 DNP
97 84 Rommie Lewis 2011 14.40
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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2016, Seth Frankoff threw 115 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2013 and 2017, including pitches thrown in Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2017, he relied primarily on his Sinker (94mph) and Change (84mph), also mixing in a Fourseam Fastball (94mph), Curve (79mph) and Cutter (91mph).