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Portrait of Cole Nelson

Cole Nelson PBraves

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 24)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
34.0 5.78 1.69 23 1 2 0 -0.5
Birth Date7-14-1989
Height6' 7"
Weight235 lbs
Age25 years, 3 months, 10 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 LAK A+ 2 2 12.0 5.04 74 .116 .215 .279 .343 .230 .036 91 -0.6 -0.1 -0.6 -0.1
2010 TGR Rk 7 1 15.3 3.43 120 .199 .244 .302 .359 .246 .344 96 3.0 0.3 3.0 0.3
2011 FTM A+ 5 0 10.3 6.02 66 .263 .227 .295 .320 .231 .286 98 -1.2 -0.1 -1.2 -0.1
2011 LAK A+ 26 17 105.3 4.68 103 .280 .262 .327 .388 .256 .356 101 11.0 1.1 11.0 1.1
2012 FTM A+ 23 14 82.0 5.14 95 .308 .254 .327 .368 .248 .382 104 -0.3 -0.0 -0.3 -0.0
2013 ROM A 9 0 14.3 4.49 94 .315 .248 .324 .360 .262 .444 95 0.4 0.0 0.4 0.0

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 TGR Rk 1 0 1 7 1 15.3 11 7 27 0 41% .344 6.5 4.1 0.0 15.9 1.18 0.59 3.0 0.3
2010 LAK A+ 0 0 0 2 2 12.0 1 6 9 0 64% .036 0.8 4.5 0.0 6.8 0.58 0.75 -0.6 -0.1
2011 FTM A+ 1 1 0 5 0 10.3 10 6 5 0 60% .286 8.7 5.2 0.0 4.4 1.55 2.61 -1.2 -0.1
2011 LAK A+ 5 11 0 26 17 105.3 123 50 87 6 53% .356 10.5 4.3 0.5 7.4 1.64 4.87 11.0 1.1
2012 FTM A+ 5 8 2 23 14 82.0 115 49 66 5 50% .382 12.6 5.4 0.5 7.2 2.00 6.26 -0.3 -0.0
2013 ROM A 0 1 0 9 0 14.3 20 11 15 0 64% .444 12.6 6.9 0.0 9.4 2.16 6.91 0.4 0.0

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 2.4 2.8 0.3 16 7 52.1 47 24 36 5 .284 1.36 4.36 4.74 0.3 0.0
80o 2 2.6 0.3 14 6 45.6 45 23 31 5 .300 1.47 4.83 5.25 -2.3 -0.2
70o 1.7 2.4 0.2 12 6 41.0 42 21 28 5 .312 1.55 5.18 5.63 -3.7 -0.4
60o 1.5 2.3 0.2 11 5 37.3 40 20 25 4 .322 1.63 5.49 5.96 -4.6 -0.5
50o 1.3 2.1 0.2 10 5 33.9 38 19 23 4 .332 1.69 5.78 6.28 -5.3 -0.5
40o 1.1 2 0.2 9 4 30.5 36 18 21 4 .341 1.77 6.07 6.6 -5.7 -0.6
30o 0.9 1.8 0.1 8 4 27.0 33 17 19 4 .351 1.84 6.40 6.95 -5.9 -0.6
20o 0.7 1.6 0.1 7 3 23.1 30 15 16 3 .363 1.94 6.79 7.38 -6.0 -0.6
10o 0.5 1.4 0.1 5 3 17.9 25 13 12 3 .380 2.08 7.34 7.98 -5.5 -0.6
Weighted Mean1.32.10.210533.03719234.3291.685.736.23-5.0-0.5

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
201525461351412213571871449.3311.685.706.199.95.26.41.0-1.8
201626451341312013066871349.3291.645.375.849.85.06.51.0-1.3
201727561361412813867901549.3231.615.355.829.74.76.31.1-1.4
201828451341312012862851449.3211.595.225.679.64.76.41.1-1.1
201929551351412513164901449.3191.565.085.529.44.66.51.0-1.0
202030551351412412960881449.3171.534.915.349.44.46.41.0-0.7
202131451331311712356831349.3171.534.975.419.44.36.41.0-0.8
202232451311311111753771349.3161.534.975.409.54.36.21.1-0.7
202333451301210611149731249.3161.514.925.349.54.26.21.0-0.6

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
out of baseball01.32.33.62.27.3

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5 93 Kennil Gomez 2012 0.00 DNP
6 92 Eric Beaulac 2011 0.00 DNP
7 92 Kyle Smit 2012 0.00 DNP
8 92 Sergio Severino 2009 0.00 DNP
9 92 Ryan O'Rourke 2012 0.00 DNP
10 91 Zachary Ward 2008 0.00 DNP
11 91 Nicholas Carr 2011 0.00 DNP
12 91 Pete Ruiz 2012 0.00 DNP
13 91 Michael Allen 2011 0.00 DNP
14 91 Jake Brigham 2012 0.00 DNP
15 91 Jorge Rondon 2012 0.00 DNP
16 91 Michael Tarsi 2011 0.00 DNP
17 91 Aaron Breit 2010 0.00 DNP
18 91 Jeffrey Kaplan 2010 0.00 DNP
19 91 Randy Wells 2007 0.00 DNP
20 91 Mario Hollands 2013 0.00 DNP
21 91 Buddy Boshers 2012 0.00 DNP
22 91 Nathan Reed 2012 0.00 DNP
23 90 Roque Mercedes 2011 0.00 DNP
24 90 Rafael Lluberes 2009 0.00 DNP
25 90 Ricky Brooks 2009 0.00 DNP
26 90 Ronan Pacheco 2013 0.00 DNP
27 90 Graham Godfrey 2009 0.00 DNP
28 90 Jeffrey Lorick 2012 0.00 DNP
29 90 Shane Greene 2013 0.00 DNP
30 90 Richard Zagone 2011 0.00 DNP
31 90 Richard Sullivan 2011 0.00 DNP
32 90 Bryan Evans 2011 0.00 DNP
33 90 Justin Jones 2009 0.00 DNP
34 90 Kelvin Villa 2010 0.00 DNP
35 90 Carlos Rivas 2009 0.00 DNP
36 90 Paul Clemens 2012 0.00 DNP
37 89 Joshua Slaats 2013 0.00 DNP
38 89 Andrew Brackman 2010 0.00 DNP
39 89 Justin Murray 2011 0.00 DNP
40 89 Jason Miller 2007 18.00
41 89 Gregory Reinhard 2008 0.00 DNP
42 89 Rob Nixon 2013 0.00 DNP
43 89 Marlon Arias 2009 0.00 DNP
44 89 Miguel Socolovich 2011 0.00 DNP
45 89 Derek Eitel 2012 0.00 DNP
46 89 Fabian Williamson 2013 0.00 DNP
47 89 Terrence Engles 2010 0.00 DNP
48 89 Tyler Sample 2013 0.00 DNP
49 89 Timothy Bascom 2009 0.00 DNP
50 89 Ramon Garcia 2009 0.00 DNP
51 89 David Hale 2012 0.00 DNP
52 89 Spencer Arroyo 2013 0.00 DNP
53 89 Bobby Parnell 2009 5.71
54 89 Francisco Jimenez 2013 0.00 DNP
55 89 Yoervis Medina 2013 3.04
56 88 Matt Chico 2007 5.17
57 88 Jesus Delgado 2008 4.50
58 88 Stephen Marek 2008 0.00 DNP
59 88 Kevin Hart 2007 0.82
60 88 Michael Belfiore 2013 13.50
61 88 L.J. Gagnier 2009 0.00 DNP
62 88 David Kopp 2010 0.00 DNP
63 88 Jairo Cuevas 2008 0.00 DNP
64 88 Alex Caldera 2010 0.00 DNP
65 88 Jeremy Horst 2010 0.00 DNP
66 88 Lucas Luetge 2011 0.00 DNP
67 88 Robert Carson 2013 8.69
68 88 Henry Villar 2011 0.00 DNP
69 88 Ronald Bay 2008 0.00 DNP
70 88 Dae-Eun Rhee 2013 0.00 DNP
71 88 Tyson Brummett 2009 0.00 DNP
72 88 Cory VanAllen 2009 0.00 DNP
73 88 Andrew Ferguson 2013 0.00 DNP
74 88 Tyler Lumsden 2007 0.00 DNP
75 88 Austin Ross 2013 0.00 DNP
76 88 Daniel Griffin 2009 0.00 DNP
77 88 Aaron Shafer 2011 0.00 DNP
78 88 Deunte Heath 2010 0.00 DNP
79 88 Curtis Partch 2011 0.00 DNP
80 88 Jason Stephens 2009 0.00 DNP
81 88 Tyler Robertson 2012 5.40
82 88 Brian Duensing 2007 0.00 DNP
83 88 Edgar Ibarra 2013 0.00 DNP
84 88 Joe Savery 2010 0.00 DNP
85 88 Paul Kometani 2007 0.00 DNP
86 88 Dennis O'Grady 2013 0.00 DNP
87 88 Egan Smith 2013 0.00 DNP
88 88 Kyle Heckathorn 2012 0.00 DNP
89 88 Amaury Rivas 2010 0.00 DNP
90 88 Jason Berken 2008 0.00 DNP
91 88 Angel Calero 2011 0.00 DNP
92 88 Seth Frankoff 2013 0.00 DNP
93 88 Eric Niesen 2010 0.00 DNP
94 87 Perci Garner 2013 0.00 DNP
95 87 Jeremy Haynes 2010 0.00 DNP
96 87 Randy Boone 2009 0.00 DNP
97 87 Pedro Figueroa 2010 0.00 DNP
98 87 Jose Ortegano 2012 0.00 DNP
99 87 Nick Pereira 2007 0.00 DNP
100 87 Humberto Sanchez 2007 0.00 DNP

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessOverthinking It: Have the Twins Learned to Love the Strikeout?Ben Lindbergh2013-01-15
Playoff Prospectus: How the ALCS Squads Were BuiltR.J. Anderson2012-10-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Delmon Dealt UPDATEDKevin Goldstein2011-08-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Delmon Dealt UPDATEDR.J. Anderson2011-08-16


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