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Portrait of Nicholas McBride

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 23)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
89.7 6.33 1.78 35 4 5 0 -1.6
Birth Date5-13-1991
Height6' 4"
Weight180 lbs
Age23 years, 5 months, 9 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
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2011
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2013
-1.62014
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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 SPO A- 15 15 70.0 6.24 59 .276 .251 .330 .354 .259 .303 103 -5.3 -0.6 -5.3 -0.6
2011 HIC A 11 2 23.3 5.23 102 .309 .254 .321 .379 .253 .369 112 1.8 0.2 1.8 0.2
2011 SPO A- 9 9 50.7 4.56 104 .243 .261 .336 .376 .274 .299 100 5.5 0.6 5.5 0.6
2012 HIC A 24 1 52.3 4.61 114 .223 .260 .338 .381 .265 .255 110 6.7 0.7 6.7 0.7
2012 MYR A+ 9 6 40.7 5.32 73 .265 .254 .321 .386 .260 .305 88 -2.8 -0.3 -2.8 -0.3
2013 MYR A+ 19 5 53.3 4.28 112 .258 .251 .324 .365 .248 .320 102 5.4 0.5 5.4 0.5
2013 FRI AA 13 13 56.7 4.16 103 .309 .258 .321 .397 .263 .381 99 7.0 0.8 7.0 0.8
2013 ROU AAA 1 0 3.0 11.80 -68 .477 .302 .361 .478 .274 .500 89 -1.9 -0.2 -1.9 -0.2

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 SPO A- 2 5 0 15 15 70.0 76 20 51 9 56% .303 9.8 2.6 1.2 6.6 1.37 4.24 -5.3 -0.6
2011 HIC A 1 1 0 11 2 23.3 33 10 14 2 52% .369 12.7 3.9 0.8 5.4 1.84 6.94 1.8 0.2
2011 SPO A- 2 2 0 9 9 50.7 53 8 30 3 55% .299 9.4 1.4 0.5 5.3 1.20 3.73 5.5 0.6
2012 MYR A+ 2 3 0 9 6 40.7 44 12 16 1 56% .305 9.7 2.7 0.2 3.5 1.38 3.76 -2.8 -0.3
2012 HIC A 3 1 2 24 1 52.3 39 15 52 2 53% .255 6.7 2.6 0.3 8.9 1.03 2.41 6.7 0.7
2013 MYR A+ 0 5 2 19 5 53.3 58 19 31 2 51% .320 9.8 3.2 0.3 5.2 1.44 3.88 5.4 0.5
2013 FRI AA 2 7 0 13 13 56.7 82 23 31 2 53% .381 13.0 3.7 0.3 4.9 1.85 6.19 7.0 0.8
2013 ROU AAA 0 0 0 1 0 3.0 6 2 2 1 45% .500 18.0 6.0 3.0 6.0 2.67 12.00 -1.9 -0.2

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

 

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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 5.4 5.7 0.6 32 16 110.0 118 43 42 12 .276 1.45 4.97 5.4 -2.0 -0.2
80o 4.8 5.7 0.5 29 15 102.8 118 43 40 12 .291 1.56 5.42 5.9 -7.2 -0.7
70o 4.4 5.6 0.5 28 14 97.8 118 43 38 12 .301 1.64 5.76 6.26 -10.3 -1.0
60o 4 5.6 0.4 27 14 93.6 118 43 36 12 .310 1.71 6.05 6.58 -12.7 -1.3
50o 3.7 5.5 0.4 26 13 89.7 117 42 34 12 .318 1.78 6.33 6.88 -14.7 -1.5
40o 3.4 5.5 0.4 25 13 85.9 117 42 33 12 .326 1.85 6.61 7.19 -16.5 -1.7
30o 3.1 5.5 0.3 24 12 82.0 116 42 32 12 .335 1.93 6.92 7.53 -18.2 -1.9
20o 2.8 5.4 0.3 22 11 77.4 115 42 30 12 .346 2.02 7.30 7.93 -19.8 -2.0
10o 2.4 5.3 0.3 20 10 71.3 113 41 27 11 .361 2.16 7.83 8.51 -21.7 -2.2
Weighted Mean3.85.50.4261389.4116423412.3161.776.296.84-14.3-1.5

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
201524461301311414256671450.3261.746.106.6311.24.45.31.1-1.8
20162534022108310435451050.3241.675.716.2011.23.84.91.1-1.0
20172634022108310134441050.3151.635.526.0011.03.74.81.1-0.8
20182734020977933138950.3141.625.536.0110.93.64.51.1-0.7
20192834022108510233461050.3151.595.415.8810.83.54.91.1-0.7
20202934021979953244950.3161.605.405.8710.83.65.01.0-0.6
20213034020978922942950.3121.565.165.6110.73.44.91.0-0.4
20223133019974872740950.3111.555.135.5810.63.34.91.1-0.4
20233233018869832536850.3111.565.165.6110.83.24.71.0-0.4

Upside By Year

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52 89 Lay Batista 2013 0.00 DNP
53 89 Curtis Partch 2010 0.00 DNP
54 89 Joseph Colon 2013 0.00 DNP
55 89 Kyle Waldrop 2009 0.00 DNP
56 89 Marwin Vega 2010 0.00 DNP
57 89 Ryan Tepera 2011 0.00 DNP
58 89 David Hurlbut 2013 0.00 DNP
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74 88 Jared Hughes 2009 0.00 DNP
75 88 Shane Dyer 2011 0.00 DNP
76 88 Diogenes Rosario 2012 0.00 DNP
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80 88 Cody White 2008 0.00 DNP
81 88 Jesus Sanchez 2011 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, Nicholas McBride threw 75 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 (91mph) and Curve (76mph), also mixing in a Change (85mph).