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Portrait of A.J. Achter

A.J. Achter PTwins

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2014 Rest-of-Season Projections (seasonal age 25)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date8-27-1988
Height6' 5"
Weight205 lbs
Age26 years, 0 months, 26 days
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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
2014 MIN 25 5 0 7.7 0.0 7.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 35 10 6 3 1 16 2 2 0 3 3.52 4.85 6.45 -0.8 -0.1
Career507.70.07.700000035106311622033.524.856.45-0.8-0.1

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 ELZ Rk 4 0 7.3 3.99 115 .237 .260 .316 .400 .271 .350 103 1.0 0.1 1.0 0.1
2011 BLT A 19 19 99.7 4.56 94 .271 .253 .326 .375 .266 .315 93 5.2 0.5 5.2 0.5
2012 BLT A 18 1 40.0 3.50 126 .244 .244 .311 .366 .252 .298 101 8.3 0.8 8.3 0.8
2012 FTM A+ 19 0 34.3 2.52 145 .157 .252 .321 .358 .244 .236 103 10.0 1.0 10.0 1.0
2013 NBR AA 25 0 36.7 4.84 94 .242 .257 .333 .390 .268 .258 99 1.2 0.1 1.2 0.1
2013 ROC AAA 16 0 23.7 5.83 74 .246 .264 .333 .393 .260 .210 106 -0.3 -0.0 -0.3 -0.0
2014 MIN MLB 5 0 7.7 6.45 63 .292 .261 .310 .395 .259 .310 113 -0.8 -0.1 -0.8 -0.1
2014 NBR AA 3 0 6.7 1.11 176 .144 .250 .318 .367 .251 .273 103 2.8 0.3 2.8 0.3
2014 ROC AAA 40 0 72.0 4.20 110 .185 .261 .329 .389 .250 .220 104 8.1 0.8 8.1 0.8

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 ELZ Rk 1 0 0 4 0 7.3 7 3 8 0 50% .350 8.6 3.7 0.0 9.9 1.37 4.93 1.0 0.1
2011 BLT A 5 8 0 19 19 99.7 97 35 108 13 38% .315 8.8 3.2 1.2 9.8 1.32 4.52 5.2 0.5
2012 FTM A+ 2 1 6 19 0 34.3 21 3 37 0 30% .236 5.5 0.8 0.0 9.7 0.70 0.79 10.0 1.0
2012 BLT A 3 1 0 18 1 40.0 33 12 49 5 30% .298 7.4 2.7 1.1 11.0 1.12 2.48 8.3 0.8
2013 NBR AA 2 0 3 25 0 36.7 28 19 36 3 36% .258 6.9 4.7 0.7 8.8 1.28 2.21 1.2 0.1
2013 ROC AAA 1 2 1 16 0 23.7 17 14 20 4 30% .210 6.5 5.3 1.5 7.6 1.31 3.04 -0.3 -0.0
2014 ROC AAA 4 4 6 40 0 72.0 44 24 69 4 34% .220 5.5 3.0 0.5 8.6 0.94 2.38 8.1 0.8
2014 NBR AA 0 0 1 3 0 6.7 3 1 11 0 18% .273 4.0 1.4 0.0 14.8 0.60 0.00 2.8 0.3
2014 MIN MLB 0 0 0 5 0 7.7 10 2 3 1 30% .310 11.7 2.3 1.2 3.5 1.57 3.52 -0.8 -0.1

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
2014 117 0.5299 0.5043 0.8305 0.7258 0.2545 0.8667 0.7143 0.1695
Career1170.52990.50430.83050.72580.25450.86670.71430.1695

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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Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 0 d1 year (2014)

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Contract selected by Minnesota 9/2/14.
  • Drafted by Minnesota 2010 (46-1,395) (Michigan State).

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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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A.J. Achter has thrown 130 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2013 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (91mph) and Change (84mph), also mixing in a Slider (80mph). He also rarely throws a Sinker (90mph).