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Portrait of Yao-Lin Wang

Yao-Lin Wang PCubs

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 23)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
61.7 5.03 1.49 47 2 4 1 -0.3
Birth Date2-5-1991
Height6' 0"
Weight180 lbs
Age23 years, 8 months, 17 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
2011
2012
2013
-0.32014
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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 BOI A- 4 3 14.0 4.84 88 .332 .248 .330 .348 .260 .413 100 1.1 0.1 1.1 0.1
2010 CUB Rk 8 2 17.0 4.57 11 .269 .263 .312 .411 .279 .422 43 1.5 0.1 1.5 0.1
2011 BOI A- 14 14 67.0 4.12 114 .248 .261 .335 .379 .270 .343 101 11.2 1.1 11.2 1.1
2012 PEO A 37 9 78.0 4.62 101 .260 .256 .329 .390 .265 .304 98 8.1 0.8 8.1 0.8
2012 TPE int 1 1 3.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .364 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 DAY A+ 24 8 71.0 4.86 94 .227 .254 .322 .370 .253 .277 101 7.0 0.7 7.0 0.7
2013 TPE int 1 1 1.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 TPE int 1 1 1.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2014 BOI A- 2 0 3.0 -0.12 203 .205 .252 .317 .385 .268 .333 96 2.2 0.2 2.2 0.2
2014 DAY A+ 24 11 64.7 5.17 90 .281 .255 .322 .377 .253 .311 102 5.7 0.6 5.7 0.6

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 CUB Rk 1 1 0 8 2 17.0 22 6 19 0 56% .422 11.6 3.2 0.0 10.1 1.65 2.12 1.5 0.1
2010 BOI A- 0 2 0 4 3 14.0 19 7 10 0 46% .413 12.2 4.5 0.0 6.4 1.86 6.43 1.1 0.1
2011 BOI A- 4 4 0 14 14 67.0 64 20 77 7 53% .343 8.6 2.7 0.9 10.3 1.25 3.22 11.2 1.1
2012 TPE int 1 0 0 1 1 3.7 4 0 3 0 0% .364 9.8 0.0 0.0 7.4 1.09 0.00 0.0 0.0
2012 PEO A 4 5 12 37 9 78.0 72 27 82 7 49% .304 8.3 3.1 0.8 9.5 1.27 3.92 8.1 0.8
2013 TPE int 0 0 0 1 1 1.3 0 3 3 0 0% .000 0.0 20.2 0.0 20.2 2.25 20.25 0.0 0.0
2013 DAY A+ 3 4 4 24 8 71.0 58 29 64 4 46% .277 7.4 3.7 0.5 8.1 1.23 3.42 7.0 0.7
2014 DAY A+ 4 7 0 24 11 64.7 69 24 48 5 39% .311 9.6 3.3 0.7 6.7 1.44 5.57 5.7 0.6
2014 BOI A- 0 0 0 2 0 3.0 2 0 5 0 50% .333 6.0 0.0 0.0 15.0 0.67 0.00 2.2 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
2014-05-27 2014-07-01 Minors 35 0 - Not Disclosed -
2013-04-27 2013-05-25 Minors 28 0 Right Shoulder Strain - -

Compensation

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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 4 3.9 0.8 29 12 83.4 68 31 64 9 .267 1.18 3.68 4 9.3 1.0
80o 3.4 3.7 0.7 26 11 75.7 67 30 58 9 .284 1.28 4.13 4.49 4.2 0.4
70o 3.1 3.6 0.6 25 10 70.3 66 30 54 8 .296 1.35 4.46 4.85 1.1 0.1
60o 2.8 3.5 0.6 23 9 65.9 64 29 51 8 .306 1.42 4.75 5.16 -1.2 -0.1
50o 2.6 3.4 0.5 22 9 61.8 63 29 47 8 .315 1.48 5.02 5.46 -3.1 -0.3
40o 2.3 3.3 0.5 20 8 57.8 62 28 44 8 .325 1.55 5.30 5.76 -4.7 -0.5
30o 2.1 3.2 0.4 19 7 53.7 60 27 41 8 .336 1.62 5.61 6.1 -6.3 -0.6
20o 1.8 3 0.4 17 7 49.0 58 26 38 7 .348 1.71 5.97 6.49 -7.6 -0.8
10o 1.4 2.8 0.3 15 6 42.7 54 24 33 7 .365 1.84 6.50 7.06 -9.0 -0.9
Weighted Mean2.53.30.521861.06228478.3131.474.985.41-2.7-0.3

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
201524441371211611548911545.3091.404.665.078.93.77.01.2-0.2
2016255514214133133521061845.3111.394.675.089.03.57.21.2-0.2
201726441321010210040851345.3131.384.514.918.93.57.51.20.1
2018273313010938936741245.3031.354.414.798.63.57.21.20.2
20192844132101009836781245.3081.344.364.748.83.37.01.10.2
202029331299908733711145.3061.344.344.728.73.37.11.10.2
202130331289898631701145.3051.314.264.638.73.17.11.10.3
202231331279848129651045.3051.314.264.638.73.17.01.10.3
202332331258797727611045.3041.314.224.588.73.16.91.10.3

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
out of baseball3.7out of baseball2.61.30.78.3

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14 93 Henry Sosa 2009 0.00 DNP
15 93 Cory Luebke 2008 0.00 DNP
16 93 Paolo Espino 2010 0.00 DNP
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37 91 Daryl Maday 2009 0.00 DNP
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49 90 Seth Rosin 2012 0.00 DNP
50 90 Dan Jennings 2010 0.00 DNP
51 90 Matthew Way 2010 0.00 DNP
52 90 Kramer Sneed 2012 0.00 DNP
53 90 Stephen Sauer 2010 0.00 DNP
54 90 Nicholas Carr 2010 0.00 DNP
55 90 C.J. Riefenhauser 2013 0.00 DNP
56 90 Matt Thompson 2013 0.00 DNP
57 90 Barry Enright 2009 0.00 DNP
58 90 Sean Watson 2009 0.00 DNP
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75 90 Polin Trinidad 2008 0.00 DNP
76 90 Marty Popham 2011 0.00 DNP
77 89 Matthew Tracy 2012 0.00 DNP
78 89 Eric Beaulac 2010 0.00 DNP
79 89 Stephen Kohlscheen 2012 0.00 DNP
80 89 Aaron Loup 2011 0.00 DNP
81 89 Lendy Castillo 2012 9.00
82 89 James Patterson 2012 0.00 DNP
83 89 Jose Perez 2011 0.00 DNP
84 89 Nick Vincent 2010 0.00 DNP
85 89 Bryce Stowell 2010 0.00 DNP
86 89 Austin Ross 2012 0.00 DNP
87 89 Ronald Uviedo 2010 0.00 DNP
88 89 Juan Nicasio 2010 0.00 DNP
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93 89 Jarrett Miller 2013 0.00 DNP
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99 89 Frank Garces 2013 0.00 DNP
100 89 Mike Hart 2010 0.00 DNP

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This article requires BP Premium accessThe Asian Equation: A Guide to Asian Prospects in the World Baseball ClassicMichael Street2013-03-01


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