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Portrait of Jacob deGrom

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2015 Full Season Projections (seasonal age 26)
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Birth Date6-19-1988
Height6' 4"
Weight180 lbs
Age27 years, 2 months, 11 days
BatsL
ThrowsR
2011
2012
2013
2.82014
0.42015
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2014 NYN MLB 22 22 140.3 117 43 144 7 .260 93 7.5 2.8 0.4 9.2 47% .297 .232 1.14 0.00 2.69 85 3.19 2.8
2015 NYN MLB 24 24 157.0 116 32 161 15 .258 91 6.6 1.8 0.9 9.2 47% .251 .216 0.94 2.97 2.29 82 2.82 4.0
CareerMLB4646297.32337530522.259927.12.30.79.247%.273.2241.042.812.48833.006.8

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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2010 KNG Rk 6 6 26.0 35 6 22 2 .261 94 12.1 2.1 0.7 7.6 60% .388 .315 1.58 3.54 5.19
2012 SAV A 15 15 89.7 77 14 78 3 .263 89 7.7 1.4 0.3 7.8 52% .277 .220 1.01 2.78 2.51
2012 SLU A+ 4 4 21.7 14 6 18 1 .247 113 5.8 2.5 0.4 7.5 39% .213 .186 0.92 3.30 2.08
2013 SLU A+ 2 2 12.0 12 2 13 1 .258 93 9.0 1.5 0.8 9.8 47% .333 .237 1.17 2.91 3.00
2013 BIN AA 10 10 60.0 69 20 44 4 .266 98 10.3 3.0 0.6 6.6 45% .342 .293 1.48 3.82 4.80
2013 LVG AAA 14 14 75.7 87 24 63 6 .266 110 10.3 2.9 0.7 7.5 47% .342 .267 1.47 3.93 4.52
2014 NYN MLB 22 22 140.3 117 43 144 7 .260 93 7.5 2.8 0.4 9.2 47% .297 .232 1.14 0.00 2.69
2014 LVG AAA 7 7 38.3 39 10 29 2 .269 111 9.2 2.3 0.5 6.8 60% .311 .244 1.28 0.00 2.58
2015 NYN MLB 24 24 157.0 116 32 161 15 .258 91 6.6 1.8 0.9 9.2 47% .251 .216 0.94 2.97 2.29

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 2225 0.5106 0.4894 0.7521 0.6567 0.3150 0.8311 0.5802 0.2433
2015 2404 0.4838 0.5191 0.7628 0.6758 0.3723 0.8486 0.6169 0.2372
Career46290.49670.50480.75770.66660.34480.84020.59930.2401

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
2014-08-08 2014-08-23 15-DL 15 14 Right Shoulder Tendonitis Rotator Cuff -
2011-06-21 2011-09-01 Minors 72 0 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2015 NYN $556,875
YearsDescriptionSalary
2011Current$556,875
1 yrTotal$556,875

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 139 d1 year/$556,875 (2015)

Details
  • 1 year/$556,875 (2015). Re-signed by NY Mets 3/5/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Contract purchased by NY Mets 11/20/13. Re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/14.
  • Drafted by NY Mets 2010 (9-272) (Stetson). $95,000 signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .224 .303 .336 .241
11 vs R (Multi) .231 .276 .318 .225
18 Split (Multi) -.006 .026 .019 .016
19 LgAvg (Multi) .008 .020 .017 .015
30 vs L (2014) .224 .303 .336 .241
31 vs R (2014) .231 .276 .318 .225
38 Split (2014) -.006 .026 .019 .016
39 LgAvg (2014) .007 .019 .010 .013

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BP Articles

Jacob deGrom is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat Scouts Are Saying: July 15, 2015BP Prospect Staff2015-07-15
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: April 13, 2015Ian Frazer2015-04-13
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Players to Avoid: Starting PitchersBP Fantasy Staff2015-02-27
Fantasy Freestyle: LABR Mixed RecapMike Gianella2015-02-12
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: The Pitchers Who Changed PECOTA's MindSam Miller2015-01-23
The Lineup Card: Nine Teams Whose 2015 Odds Are Too Short or LongBaseball Prospectus2014-11-12
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessDeep Impact: Week SixBen Carsley2014-05-15
This article requires BP Premium accessProspects Will Break Your Heart: New York Mets Top 10 ProspectsJason Parks2012-12-18


BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2014-10-17 12:00:00 (link to chat)Any under the radar pitching prospects or young pitchers who could surprise next year by taking a big step forward like Corey Kluber, or to a lesser extent Carlos Carrasco and Jacob DeGrom? Thanks.
(John from Texas)
Do I look like Jason Parks?

I guess I do, kind of. Can we get a ruling on this? (Andy McCullough)


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Jacob deGrom has thrown 4,650 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2014 and 2015, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and the MLB Postseason. In 2015, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (96mph), also mixing in a Slider (90mph), Sinker (95mph), Change (86mph) and Curve (82mph).