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2014 Rest-of-Season Projections (seasonal age 23)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
0.3 4.34 1.30 0 0 0 0 0.0
Birth Date7-13-1990
Height6' 4"
Weight215 lbs
Age24 years, 3 months, 8 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 PIT 23 6 0 10.3 0.0 10.3 0 1 0 0 0 0 49 12 9 9 0 17 5 5 1 7 7.84 3.49 4.10 0.3 0.0
Career6010.30.010.301000049129901755177.843.494.100.30.0

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 SCO A- 12 1 24.0 4.11 106 .286 .246 .323 .363 .255 .372 100 2.2 0.2 2.2 0.2
2011 WVA A 35 0 66.7 4.67 105 .217 .256 .325 .382 .258 .253 101 5.6 0.6 5.6 0.6
2012 BRD A+ 32 17 130.3 5.56 93 .239 .253 .324 .373 .248 .296 110 7.9 0.8 7.9 0.8
2013 ALT AA 23 23 130.3 5.44 71 .259 .252 .328 .385 .267 .259 96 -2.1 -0.2 -0.7 0.0
2013 IND AAA 1 1 6.0 5.58 77 .292 .260 .305 .371 .246 .300 100 -0.5 -0.0 0.5 0.0
2014 PIT MLB 6 0 10.3 4.10 95 .308 .233 .299 .372 .253 .333 97 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0
2014 IND AAA 21 21 124.7 5.23 94 .234 .259 .323 .392 .248 .290 104 3.8 0.4 3.9 0.4

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 SCO A- 3 0 0 12 1 24.0 30 6 21 1 52% .372 11.2 2.2 0.4 7.9 1.50 3.00 2.2 0.2
2011 WVA A 5 5 4 35 0 66.7 51 17 57 5 49% .253 6.9 2.3 0.7 7.7 1.02 2.43 5.6 0.6
2012 BRD A+ 4 6 2 32 17 130.3 125 35 93 7 51% .296 8.6 2.4 0.5 6.4 1.23 3.73 7.9 0.8
2013 ALT AA 11 7 0 23 23 130.3 116 42 67 11 57% .259 8.0 2.9 0.8 4.6 1.21 3.31 -0.7 0.0
2013 IND AAA 0 0 0 1 1 6.0 7 1 5 1 48% .300 10.5 1.5 1.5 7.5 1.33 4.50 0.5 0.0
2014 PIT MLB 0 1 0 6 0 10.3 12 5 7 0 50% .333 10.5 4.4 0.0 6.1 1.65 7.84 0.3 0.0
2014 IND AAA 11 4 0 21 21 124.7 124 24 77 11 53% .290 9.0 1.7 0.8 5.6 1.19 3.03 3.9 0.4

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 161 0.4472 0.4845 0.8462 0.6806 0.3258 0.9592 0.6552 0.1538
Career1610.44720.48450.84620.68060.32580.95920.65520.1538

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 0 d1 year (2014)

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Contract purchased by Pittsburgh 11/20/13. Re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/6/14.
  • Drafted by Pittsburgh 2010 (25-747) (Western Oklahoma JC).

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 6 6 1 39 16 134.0 115 38 70 13 .260 1.15 3.64 3.95 9.4 1.0
80o 5.4 6 0.9 37 15 126.7 116 38 66 13 .273 1.22 4.00 4.34 3.0 0.3
70o 5.1 5.9 0.9 35 14 121.5 117 39 64 13 .283 1.28 4.26 4.63 -1.3 -0.1
60o 4.8 5.8 0.8 34 14 117.1 117 39 61 13 .291 1.33 4.49 4.88 -4.6 -0.5
50o 4.5 5.8 0.8 33 13 113.1 117 39 59 13 .298 1.38 4.70 5.11 -7.3 -0.7
40o 4.2 5.7 0.7 32 13 109.2 117 39 57 13 .306 1.43 4.92 5.35 -9.9 -1.0
30o 3.9 5.7 0.7 30 12 105.0 117 39 55 13 .314 1.48 5.16 5.61 -12.4 -1.3
20o 3.6 5.6 0.6 29 12 100.3 117 38 53 13 .324 1.55 5.44 5.91 -15.0 -1.5
10o 3.2 5.5 0.6 27 11 93.8 116 38 50 13 .338 1.64 5.84 6.35 -18.1 -1.8
Weighted Mean4.55.80.83313112.8116385913.2971.374.685.09-7.0-0.7

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
20152445127119910733631249.3171.414.935.369.73.05.71.1-0.7
201625551301211111132681349.3011.294.294.679.02.65.51.10.1
2017264412611959227601049.2961.264.054.408.72.65.71.00.3
2018274412510919026571049.2991.284.194.558.92.65.71.00.2
2019284412410878724551049.3001.274.164.539.02.55.71.00.2
2020294412510908825581049.2991.264.064.418.82.55.81.00.3
2021304412510908724581049.2961.243.974.318.72.45.81.00.4
202231431231085822354949.2951.243.974.328.72.45.71.00.4
20233243122980772151949.2951.233.974.328.72.45.71.00.4

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
0.3out of baseballout of baseball1.3out of baseballout of baseball1.6

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10 90 Matt Hoffman 2012 0.00 DNP
11 90 Shawn Sanford 2012 0.00 DNP
12 90 Marwin Vega 2010 0.00 DNP
13 90 Michael O'Brien 2013 0.00 DNP
14 90 Chris Mason 2008 0.00 DNP
15 90 Jon Kibler 2010 0.00 DNP
16 89 Anthony Claggett 2008 0.00 DNP
17 89 Anthony Ortega 2009 10.66
18 89 T.J. House 2013 0.00 DNP
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20 89 Jeff Marquez 2008 0.00 DNP
21 89 Jeff Lyman 2010 0.00 DNP
22 89 Patrick Cooper 2013 0.00 DNP
23 89 Oswaldo Sosa 2009 0.00 DNP
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25 89 Chad Rogers 2013 0.00 DNP
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27 88 B.J. Hermsen 2013 0.00 DNP
28 88 Brett Shankin 2013 0.00 DNP
29 88 Cory Rauschenberger 2008 0.00 DNP
30 88 Marco Carrillo 2010 0.00 DNP
31 88 Blaine Sims 2012 0.00 DNP
32 88 Nick Additon 2011 0.00 DNP
33 88 Lance Broadway 2007 1.74
34 88 AJ Schugel 2012 0.00 DNP
35 88 Anthony Fernandez 2013 0.00 DNP
36 88 Tyler Herron 2010 0.00 DNP
37 88 P.J. Walters 2008 0.00 DNP
38 88 John Gast 2012 0.00 DNP
39 88 Rafael Dolis 2011 0.00
40 88 Chaz Roe 2010 0.00 DNP
41 88 Trevor Bell 2010 5.16
42 88 Zachary Nuding 2013 0.00 DNP
43 87 Kevin Siegrist 2013 0.45
44 87 Logan Darnell 2012 0.00 DNP
45 87 Jacob Thompson 2013 0.00 DNP
46 87 Carlos Pimentel 2013 0.00 DNP
47 87 Zach McAllister 2011 8.15
48 87 Adam Wilk 2011 6.75
49 87 Lay Batista 2013 0.00 DNP
50 87 Anthony Bass 2011 1.68
51 87 Brett Marshall 2013 4.50
52 87 Logan Ondrusek 2008 0.00 DNP
53 87 Brad Bergesen 2009 3.79
54 87 Sung-Wei Tseng 2008 0.00 DNP
55 87 Nicholas Struck 2013 0.00 DNP
56 87 Troy Patton 2009 0.00 DNP
57 87 J.R. Graham 2013 0.00 DNP
58 87 Alex Burnett 2011 5.68
59 86 Austin Kirk 2013 0.00 DNP
60 86 Deunte Heath 2009 0.00 DNP
61 86 Shane Wolf 2010 0.00 DNP
62 86 Santos Arias 2010 0.00 DNP
63 86 Tim Alderson 2012 0.00 DNP
64 86 Kyle Heckathorn 2011 0.00 DNP
65 86 Jesus Sanchez 2011 0.00 DNP
66 86 T.J. McFarland 2012 0.00 DNP
67 86 Anthony Ferrara 2013 0.00 DNP
68 86 Ryan Sherriff 2013 0.00 DNP
69 86 Keith Couch 2013 0.00 DNP
70 86 Dallas Keuchel 2011 0.00 DNP
71 86 Luis Marte 2010 0.00 DNP
72 86 Mark Cohoon 2011 0.00 DNP
73 86 Jose Quintana 2012 4.09
74 86 Tommy Milone 2010 0.00 DNP
75 86 Thomas Collier 2013 0.00 DNP
76 86 Anthony Swarzak 2009 6.56
77 86 Elih Villanueva 2010 0.00 DNP
78 86 Jhonathan Ramos 2013 0.00 DNP
79 86 Sergio Perez 2008 0.00 DNP
80 86 Chorye Spoone 2009 0.00 DNP
81 86 Justin Grimm 2012 9.00
82 86 Orangel Arenas 2012 0.00 DNP
83 86 Dae-Eun Rhee 2012 0.00 DNP
84 85 Nathan Baker 2011 0.00 DNP
85 85 Kyle Winters 2010 0.00 DNP
86 85 Danny Salazar 2013 3.12
87 85 Kevin Pucetas 2008 0.00 DNP
88 85 Andrew Cashner 2010 5.13
89 85 Manny Ayala 2008 0.00 DNP
90 85 Zach Dials 2009 0.00 DNP
91 85 Michael Cisco 2010 0.00 DNP
92 85 Gregory Peavey 2012 0.00 DNP
93 85 Matthew Tomshaw 2012 0.00 DNP
94 85 Jorge Reyes 2011 0.00 DNP
95 85 Maikel Cleto 2012 7.00
96 85 Mike Watt 2012 0.00 DNP
97 85 Brett Zawacki 2012 0.00 DNP
98 85 Miguel Celestino 2013 0.00 DNP
99 85 Dillon Gee 2009 0.00 DNP
100 85 Kyle Allen 2013 0.00 DNP

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Eyewitness Accounts: May 21, 2014BP Prospect Staff2014-05-21


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Casey Sadler has thrown 161 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2014, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Sinker (93mph), also mixing in a Slider (86mph). He also rarely throws a Fourseam Fastball (93mph) and Change (87mph).