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2017 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 27)
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Birth Date5-13-1990
Height6' 0"
Weight210 lbs
Age27 years, 2 months, 10 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2013
2014
0.92015
1.72016
1.42017
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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
2015 BAL MLB 22 0 30.0 2 0 0 20 6 38 1 .266 108 6.0 1.8 0.3 11.4 42% .268 .190 0.87 1.70 1.80 87 2.26 52.8 0.9
2016 BAL MLB 66 0 74.7 8 2 0 59 36 96 6 .259 108 7.1 4.3 0.7 11.6 38% .314 .230 1.27 3.26 3.13 89 3.03 67.0 1.7
2017 BAL MLB 42 0 49.3 6 0 0 35 13 51 6 .269 104 6.4 2.4 1.1 9.3 43% .240 .205 0.97 3.60 2.01 98 2.94 62.6 1.2
CareerMLB1300154.016201145518513.2631076.73.20.810.841%.280.2151.103.062.51922.8663.03.8

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-
2013 DEL A 28 0 42.7 2 3 3 34 19 36 1 .263 92 7.2 4.0 0.2 7.6 53% .275 .226 1.24 3.63 4.22 104 4.74 108.3
2014 FRD A+ 18 0 33.3 1 2 3 21 16 27 2 .262 96 5.7 4.3 0.5 7.3 61% .202 .228 1.11 4.29 3.24 103 4.95 107.5
2014 BOW AA 18 0 25.3 0 0 0 19 23 28 0 .264 104 6.8 8.2 0.0 9.9 66% .292 .259 1.66 4.57 3.91 123 8.72 126.8
2015 BAL MLB 22 0 30.0 2 0 0 20 6 38 1 .266 108 6.0 1.8 0.3 11.4 42% .268 .190 0.87 1.70 1.80 87 2.26 52.8
2015 BOW AA 35 0 57.3 4 2 15 38 16 79 1 .256 100 6.0 2.5 0.2 12.4 42% .289 .197 0.94 1.73 1.73 63 1.15 65.3
2016 BAL MLB 66 0 74.7 8 2 0 59 36 96 6 .259 108 7.1 4.3 0.7 11.6 38% .314 .230 1.27 3.26 3.13 89 3.03 67.0
2017 BAL MLB 42 0 49.3 6 0 0 35 13 51 6 .269 104 6.4 2.4 1.1 9.3 43% .240 .205 0.97 3.60 2.01 98 2.94 62.6

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
2015 466 0.5322 0.4528 0.7109 0.5766 0.3119 0.7762 0.5735 0.2891
2016 1298 0.5247 0.4946 0.6776 0.6740 0.2966 0.7298 0.5464 0.3224
2017 799 0.5219 0.4606 0.7473 0.6427 0.2618 0.7985 0.6100 0.2527
Career25630.52520.47640.70540.64650.28850.75970.57120.2946

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
2010-06-02 2010-08-19 Minors 78 0 Left Thumb Surgery Fracture After Sliding 2010-06-09

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2017 BAL $546,000
2016 BAL $511,500
2015 BAL $
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$511,500
2017Current$546,000
2 yrPvs + Cur$1,057,500
2 yrTotal$1,057,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 69 dExcel Sports1 year (2017)

Details
  • 1 year (2017). Re-signed by Baltimore 3/17.
  • 1 year/$0.5115M (2016). Re-signed by Baltimore 3/16.
  • 1 year (2015). Contract selected by Baltimore 6/20/15.
  • Drafted by Baltimore 2009 (2-54) (Plant HS, Tampa). $0.8M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .335 .429 .507 .307
11 vs R (Multi) .159 .254 .254 .183
18 Split (Multi) .176 .175 .253 .124
19 LgAvg (Multi) .006 .020 .015 .013
30 vs L (2016) .366 .464 .561 .328
31 vs R (2016) .156 .262 .242 .185
38 Split (2016) .210 .202 .319 .144
39 LgAvg (2016) .003 .018 .013 .012

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BP Articles

Mychal Givens is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
Short Relief: Staying For Two, and What's in a NameHolly Wendt2017-07-04
Short Relief: Staying For Two, and What's in a NameMeg Rowley2017-07-04
This article requires BP Premium accessFlu-Like Symptoms: Defying the OddsRob Mains2017-06-26
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessCloser Report: Week 11Matt Collins2017-06-13
Expert FAAB Review: Week 7Mike Gianella2017-05-16
What You Need to Know: Marvelous MarwinStacey Gotsulias2017-05-05
Looking Back on Tomorrow: Baltimore OriolesCraig Goldstein2017-03-22
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessThe -Only League Landscape: American League RelieversMike Gianella2017-03-10
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessDynasty League Positional Rankings Continued: Relief Pitchers on the Ocean FloorWilson Karaman2017-03-09
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessGet to Know: Relief Pitcher ProspectsBen Carsley2017-03-09
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Three-Year Projections: Relief PitchersGreg Wellemeyer2017-03-08
Playoff Prospectus: Blue Jays Knock Out OriolesMatthew Trueblood2016-10-05
Playoff Prospectus: AL Wild Card Game: Orioles vs. Blue JaysAaron Gleeman2016-10-04
The GM Trade Game!: Let's Trade For Julio TeheranBP Staff2016-07-28
The GM Trade Game!: Let's Trade For Julio TeheranBen Carsley2016-07-28
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Fret No MoreDaniel Rathman2016-07-20
TDGX Transactions: Let's Make Some DealsGeorge Bissell2016-05-11
TDGX Transactions: Embracing DarknessGeorge Bissell2016-05-04
Outta Left Field: Craig Kimbrel Is Increasing His LeadDustin Palmateer2016-04-26
Fantasy Staff Picks: Breakouts, Busts, and Bold PredictionsBP Fantasy Staff2016-03-30
Tale of the Tape, Dynasty Edition: Mychael Givens vs. Corey KnebelJ.J. Jansons2016-03-10
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Three-Year Projections: Top 40 Relief PitchersGreg Wellemeyer2016-03-09
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessGet to Know: Relief Pitcher ProspectsBen Carsley2016-03-09
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Categorical Breakdowns: Holds: The General LandscapeGeorge Bissell2015-12-22
2016 Prospects: Baltimore Orioles Top 10 ProspectsBP Prospect Staff2015-12-17
2016 Prospects: Baltimore Orioles Top 10 ProspectsEzra Wise2015-12-17
This article requires BP Premium accessPitching Backward: The Rise of the LiRPAJeff Long2015-12-17
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Categorical Breakdowns: WHIP: A Deeper DiveGeorge Bissell2015-12-15
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Sorry We Broke Up, Soria Missed YouR.J. Anderson2015-12-08
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Sorry We Broke Up, Soria Missed YouRian Watt2015-12-08
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Sorry We Broke Up, Soria Missed YouSahadev Sharma2015-12-08
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Sorry We Broke Up, Soria Missed YouJeff Quinton2015-12-08
Expert FAAB Review: Week 25Mike Gianella2015-09-22
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFree Agent Watch: Week 24Keith Cromer2015-09-11
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFree Agent Watch: Week 24Mike Gianella2015-09-11
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessDeep League Report: Week 23Keith Cromer2015-09-09
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFree Agent Watch: Week 22Keith Cromer2015-09-04
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFree Agent Watch: Week 22Mike Gianella2015-09-04
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessDeep League Report: Week 22Keith Cromer2015-09-02
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFree Agent Watch: Week 21J.J. Jansons2015-08-28
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFree Agent Watch: Week 21Keith Cromer2015-08-28
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessDeep League Report: Week 21Keith Cromer2015-08-26
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFree Agent Watch: Week 21Keith Cromer2015-08-21
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFree Agent Watch: Week 21J.J. Jansons2015-08-21
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessDeep League Report: Week 20Keith Cromer2015-08-19
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Baltimore Orioles Top 11 ProspectsKevin Goldstein2010-11-17


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Mychal Givens has thrown 2,683 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2014 and 2017, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason, The World Baseball Classic and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2017, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (96mph) and Slider (88mph), also mixing in a Change (86mph). He also rarely throws a Sinker (95mph).