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Portrait of Adam Liberatore

Adam Liberatore PRays

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 27)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
53.3 4.38 1.45 39 2 1 1 -0.1
Birth Date5-12-1987
Height6' 3"
Weight225 lbs
Age27 years, 5 months, 12 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
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
2011 PCH A+ 38 1 90.3 4.83 94 .236 .264 .329 .388 .257 .321 99 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0
2012 MNT AA 33 0 52.0 6.23 65 .252 .254 .334 .381 .262 .295 106 -4.9 -0.5 -4.9 -0.5
2012 DUR AAA 16 0 21.0 3.27 128 .209 .252 .320 .368 .244 .300 103 4.4 0.4 4.4 0.4
2013 MNT AA 1 0 2.0 2.09 148 .093 .249 .334 .392 .269 .250 98 0.5 0.1 0.5 0.1
2013 DUR AAA 43 0 60.3 3.46 127 .231 .255 .324 .386 .252 .308 109 13.0 1.3 13.0 1.3
2014 DUR AAA 54 0 65.0 2.50 146 .173 .260 .330 .388 .250 .292 103 19.6 1.9 19.6 1.9

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
2011 PCH A+ 6 5 1 38 1 90.3 88 31 70 3 64% .321 8.8 3.1 0.3 7.0 1.32 3.09 0.3 0.0
2012 DUR AAA 1 1 1 16 0 21.0 18 8 21 0 52% .300 7.7 3.4 0.0 9.0 1.24 1.29 4.4 0.4
2012 MNT AA 3 4 8 33 0 52.0 53 20 27 4 64% .295 9.2 3.5 0.7 4.7 1.40 2.94 -4.9 -0.5
2013 MNT AA 0 0 1 1 0 2.0 1 0 3 0 50% .250 4.5 0.0 0.0 13.5 0.50 0.00 0.5 0.1
2013 DUR AAA 5 3 0 43 0 60.3 50 25 69 1 49% .308 7.5 3.7 0.1 10.3 1.24 3.58 13.0 1.3
2014 DUR AAA 6 1 4 54 0 65.0 43 15 86 1 46% .292 6.0 2.1 0.1 11.9 0.89 1.66 19.6 1.9

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

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status

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 2.3 1 2 43 0 72.3 59 24 53 6 .254 1.15 3.18 3.46 9.4 1.0
80o 2 0.8 1.8 39 0 65.6 58 24 48 6 .269 1.25 3.58 3.89 5.2 0.5
70o 1.8 0.7 1.6 36 0 60.9 57 24 45 6 .280 1.32 3.88 4.21 2.5 0.3
60o 1.7 0.7 1.5 34 0 57.0 56 23 42 6 .290 1.38 4.14 4.49 0.4 0.0
50o 1.6 0.6 1.3 32 0 53.4 55 23 39 5 .299 1.45 4.38 4.76 -1.3 -0.1
40o 1.4 0.5 1.2 29 0 49.9 53 22 37 5 .308 1.51 4.63 5.03 -2.7 -0.3
30o 1.3 0.5 1.1 27 0 46.3 52 21 34 5 .318 1.58 4.90 5.33 -4.1 -0.4
20o 1.2 0.4 0.9 25 0 42.1 49 21 31 5 .329 1.66 5.23 5.68 -5.4 -0.6
10o 1 0.3 0.8 22 0 36.6 46 19 27 5 .345 1.79 5.69 6.18 -6.7 -0.7
Weighted Mean1.60.61.331052.75322395.2971.434.344.72-1.0-0.1

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
20152821234054512243551.2881.363.924.268.63.77.20.80.4
20162921237058562146651.2931.333.874.208.73.37.10.90.5
20173021133051501842651.2971.334.084.438.83.27.41.10.3
20183121133051511841551.2951.343.944.298.93.27.20.90.4
20193221131048481737551.2961.364.034.389.13.27.00.90.3
20203311129045451636551.2951.354.004.358.93.27.11.00.3
20213411128044431534551.2951.334.004.348.93.17.01.00.3
20223511126041411433451.2951.343.954.299.03.17.20.90.3
20233610125039381330451.2951.323.994.348.83.07.00.90.3

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
0.21.4out of baseball0.80.70.63.1

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18 87 Robbie Weinhardt 2013 0.00 DNP
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30 84 Reid Mahon 2010 0.00 DNP
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35 84 Roy Corcoran 2007 0.00 DNP
36 84 Steve Bray 2008 0.00 DNP
37 84 Matthew Scherer 2010 0.00 DNP
38 83 Erick Threets 2009 0.00 DNP
39 83 Tim Wood 2010 6.18
40 83 Mike McClendon 2012 7.07
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46 83 Loek Van Mil 2012 0.00 DNP
47 83 Eduardo Sierra 2009 0.00 DNP
48 83 Rocky Roquet 2010 0.00 DNP
49 83 Jon Hunton 2010 0.00 DNP
50 82 Chia-Jen Lo 2013 4.19
51 82 Jason Ray 2012 0.00 DNP
52 82 T.J. Large 2010 0.00 DNP
53 82 Ryan Reid 2012 0.00 DNP
54 82 Zach Kroenke 2011 9.00
55 82 Chris Martin 2013 0.00 DNP
56 82 Matt Daley 2009 4.24
57 82 Kevin Cameron 2007 3.72
58 82 Lincoln Holdzkom 2009 0.00 DNP
59 82 Trey Barham 2013 0.00 DNP
60 82 Carlos Muniz 2008 5.40
61 82 Jose Diaz 2011 0.00 DNP
62 82 Cody Eppley 2013 21.60
63 81 Armando Gabino 2011 0.00 DNP
64 81 Pat Egan 2012 0.00 DNP
65 81 Jean Machi 2009 0.00 DNP
66 81 John Lujan 2011 0.00 DNP
67 81 Calvin Medlock 2010 0.00 DNP
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72 81 Dumas Garcia 2011 0.00 DNP
73 81 Jason Rice 2013 0.00 DNP
74 81 Pat Venditte 2012 0.00 DNP
75 81 Dale Thayer 2008 0.00 DNP
76 80 Freddy Dolsi 2010 0.00 DNP
77 80 Julio DePaula 2010 0.00 DNP
78 80 Romulo Sanchez 2011 0.00 DNP
79 80 Derrick Loop 2011 0.00 DNP
80 80 Josh Newman 2009 0.00 DNP
81 80 Stephen Marek 2011 0.00 DNP
82 80 Bo Schultz 2013 0.00 DNP
83 80 Osiris Matos 2012 0.00 DNP
84 80 Justin Hedrick 2009 0.00 DNP
85 80 Adam Reifer 2013 0.00 DNP
86 80 Patrick Ryan 2010 0.00 DNP
87 80 Edwin Walker 2011 0.00 DNP
88 80 Andrew Johnston 2011 0.00 DNP
89 79 Cory Gearrin 2013 3.77
90 79 Evan Reed 2013 6.17
91 79 Steven Richard 2012 0.00 DNP
92 79 Zach Simons 2012 0.00 DNP
93 79 Kanekoa Texeira 2013 0.00 DNP
94 79 Geno Espineli 2010 0.00 DNP
95 79 Rommie Lewis 2010 6.75
96 79 Blake Maxwell 2012 0.00 DNP
97 78 Jason Blackey 2010 0.00 DNP
98 78 Jesse Carlson 2008 2.40
99 78 Adam Russell 2010 4.60
100 78 Josh Schmidt 2010 0.00 DNP

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BP Annual Player Comments

YearComment
2013 Adam Liberatore, a 2010 21st-rounder out of Tennessee Tech, has moved quietly but steadily up the system and, in a late-season stint at Triple-A, put up his best numbers yet.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessSobsequy: International Feel, Vol. 1Adam Sobsey2013-04-24
The Lineup Card: 10 Favorite ProspectsBaseball Prospectus2012-06-20


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Adam Liberatore threw 132 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2011, all of them occuring in Fall/Winter Ball. In 2011, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (92mph), Slider (83mph) and Change (88mph).