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Portrait of Pin-Chieh Chen

Pin-Chieh Chen CFCubs

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 22)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
250 .218 2 27 16 9 .214 -0.6
Birth Date7-23-1991
Height6' 1"
Weight170 lbs
Age23 years, 3 months, 3 days
BatsL
ThrowsR
2010
2011
2012
2013
-0.62014
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WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA 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 PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2010 BOI A- 6 25 .256 .242 .327 .332 .243 .350 106 -0.1 0.7 -0.1 0.8 -0.7 0.3 0.1 0.3 0.1
2010 CUB Rk 42 191 .328 .260 .316 .366 .275 .329 90 11.2 6.0 -1.2 4.0 3.4 19.6 2.3 19.6 2.3
2011 BOI A- 60 263 .287 .256 .328 .375 .267 .356 103 7.8 7.5 0 -3.4 2.3 16.2 1.3 16.2 1.3
2012 PEO A 127 539 .263 .256 .327 .382 .262 .302 98 1.9 15.9 -0.1 0.9 6.3 20.3 2.1 20.3 2.1
2013 KNC A 44 189 .259 .257 .322 .377 .255 .281 110 -0.1 5.3 -1.3 -5.1 2.7 6.6 0.2 6.6 0.2
2013 DAY A+ 51 198 .266 .253 .331 .367 .261 .343 101 1.3 5.8 -1.3 2.1 -1.6 5.2 0.7 5.2 0.7
2013 TEN AA 8 15 .268 .234 .310 .334 .250 .400 106 0.1 0.4 -0.1 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0
2014 DAY A+ 65 263 .265 .253 .313 .366 .246 .330 103 1.4 7.7 -2.7 -5.6 0.4 9.2 0.4 9.2 0.4
2014 TEN AA 48 182 .247 .255 .321 .382 .264 .259 98 -2.5 5.0 -1.4 3.9 -0.5 1.4 0.6 1.4 0.6

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2010 CUB Rk 191 25 49 4 1 0 17 20 19 10 7 .292 .374 .327 .036 .328 19.6 4.0 2.3
2010 BOI A- 25 1 7 0 0 0 2 3 2 0 1 .318 .400 .318 .000 .256 0.3 0.8 0.1
2011 BOI A- 263 34 69 14 4 2 30 25 44 20 6 .301 .363 .424 .122 .287 16.2 -3.4 1.3
2012 PEO A 539 75 120 15 10 2 51 62 78 36 14 .259 .345 .347 .088 .263 20.3 0.9 2.1
2013 KNC A 189 25 39 5 2 0 15 25 23 9 6 .242 .346 .298 .056 .259 6.6 -5.1 0.2
2013 TEN AA 15 1 4 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .500 .167 .268 0.3 0.1 0.0
2013 DAY A+ 198 21 48 2 2 2 14 22 35 14 5 .281 .369 .351 .070 .266 5.2 2.1 0.7
2014 TEN AA 182 20 36 8 1 0 10 24 16 5 1 .232 .343 .297 .065 .247 1.4 3.9 0.6
2014 DAY A+ 263 36 63 14 6 0 18 28 38 8 8 .275 .359 .389 .114 .265 9.2 -5.6 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

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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Details

2014 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 3/11/2014 05:35 ET

PCT PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
90o 517 58 121 19 5 4 42 48 103 22 10 .266 .332 .360 .256 11.1 CF -1, LF -2 1.0
80o 494 53 110 17 5 4 38 43 101 20 9 .249 .312 .337 .241 3.6 CF -1, LF -2 0.2
70o 477 49 101 16 4 4 36 40 100 19 8 .237 .299 .321 .231 -1.3 CF -1, LF -2 -0.4
60o 463 46 94 15 4 3 33 37 98 17 7 .227 .287 .307 .222 -5.3 CF -1, LF -2 -0.8
50o 450 44 88 14 4 3 31 35 97 16 7 .218 .276 .294 .213 -8.7 CF -1, LF -1 -1.2
40o 437 41 83 13 4 3 30 32 96 15 7 .208 .265 .282 .205 -12.0 CF -1, LF -1 -1.5
30o 423 38 76 12 3 3 28 30 94 14 6 .198 .253 .268 .196 -15.3 CF -1, LF -1 -1.9
20o 406 35 70 11 3 3 25 27 92 13 5 .187 .240 .252 .185 -18.8 CF -1, LF -1 -2.2
10o 383 32 60 9 3 2 22 24 89 11 5 .171 .221 .231 .170 -23.1 CF -1, LF -1 -2.7
Weighted Mean45745911443323698177.222.281.301.217-7.1CF -1, LF -2-1.0

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 PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP VORP BRR POS_ADJ REP_ADJ RAA FRAA
20152325024508322020549.221.286.310.222-0.9-7.10.6-0.214.9-22.4-1.1
20162425024498232019529.218.279.308.219-1.1-9.10.6-0.314.9-24.3-1.1
2017254554590145538369516.222.287.319.224-0.9-5.91.1-0.714.9-21.3-2.0
201826620611241967524912923.224.288.319.227-0.8-4.71.4-1.114.9-19.9-2.7
201927607611191857515212422.222.291.317.226-0.9-5.31.1-1.314.9-20.1-2.7
202028613631241968545412422.228.299.332.234-0.4-1.00.9-1.514.9-15.4-2.7
202129606641241959545612121.232.306.336.239-0.21.20.4-1.614.9-12.5-2.7
202230629681372169585514921.246.314.352.2470.35.10.0-1.814.9-8.0-2.8
202331607641221959545811919.229.305.333.237-0.4-0.7-0.3-2.014.9-13.4-2.7

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
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10 84 Efrain Contreras 2009 .000 DNP
11 84 Junior Sosa 2013 .000 DNP
12 84 Daryl Jones 2009 .000 DNP
13 84 Cirilo Cumberbatch 2009 .000 DNP
14 84 Brandon Meredith 2012 .000 DNP
15 84 J.B. Shuck 2009 .000 DNP
16 84 Jim Gallagher 2008 .000 DNP
17 83 Matt Sheely 2009 .000 DNP
18 83 Justin Miller 2011 .000 DNP
19 83 Marvin Lowrance 2007 .000 DNP
20 83 David Mailman 2011 .000 DNP
21 83 D'Marcus Ingram 2010 .000 DNP
22 83 Chad Wright 2012 .000 DNP
23 83 Matt Angle 2008 .000 DNP
24 83 Jesus Galindo 2013 .000 DNP
25 83 Luis Sierra 2010 .000 DNP
26 83 Lorenzo Cain 2008 .000 DNP
27 83 Myrio Richard 2011 .000 DNP
28 83 Ender Inciarte 2013 .000 DNP
29 82 Mitch Dening 2011 .000 DNP
30 82 Todd Cunningham 2011 .000 DNP
31 82 Joe Dickerson 2009 .000 DNP
32 82 Tyson Gillies 2011 .000 DNP
33 82 Justin Bass 2011 .000 DNP
34 82 Shawn Payne 2012 .000 DNP
35 82 Todd Hankins 2013 .000 DNP
36 82 Theo Bowe 2013 .000 DNP
37 82 Anthony Giansanti 2011 .000 DNP
38 81 Willie Cabrera 2009 .000 DNP
39 81 Maiko Loyola 2008 .000 DNP
40 81 Wendell Fairley 2010 .000 DNP
41 81 Sean Henry 2008 .000 DNP
42 81 Delta Cleary 2012 .000 DNP
43 81 Cody Podraza 2010 .000 DNP
44 81 Leandro Castro 2011 .000 DNP
45 81 Jordan Henry 2010 .000 DNP
46 81 Jhonny Gomez 2012 .000 DNP
47 81 Jared Bolden 2009 .000 DNP
48 81 Reymond Fuentes 2013 .145
49 81 Isaias Velasquez 2010 .000 DNP
50 81 Hunter Mense 2007 .000 DNP
51 81 Rico Noel 2011 .000 DNP
52 81 Derrik Gibson 2012 .000 DNP
53 80 Jake Goebbert 2010 .000 DNP
54 80 Reid Engel 2009 .000 DNP
55 80 Daniel Pertusati 2012 .000 DNP
56 80 Chad Tracy 2008 .000 DNP
57 80 Chris Lubanski 2007 .000 DNP
58 80 Zach Collier 2013 .000 DNP
59 80 Brandon Roberts 2007 .000 DNP
60 80 Kevin Keyes 2011 .000 DNP
61 80 Chad Huffman 2007 .000 DNP
62 80 Chris Lofton 2012 .000 DNP
63 80 Chris Herrmann 2010 .000 DNP
64 80 Angelo Songco 2011 .000 DNP
65 80 Justin Sellers 2008 .000 DNP
66 80 Gerardo Parra 2009 .247
67 80 Ramiro Pena 2008 .000 DNP
68 80 Reegie Corona 2009 .000 DNP
69 80 Erold Andrus 2007 .000 DNP
70 80 Ehire Adrianza 2012 .000 DNP
71 80 Daniel Dorn 2007 .000 DNP
72 80 Desmond Jennings 2009 .000 DNP
73 80 Alfredo Lopez 2012 .000 DNP
74 80 Ezequiel Carrera 2009 .000 DNP
75 80 Logan Watkins 2012 .000 DNP
76 80 Eric Eiland 2011 .000 DNP
77 80 Everth Cabrera 2009 .276
78 80 Oswaldo Navarro 2007 .000 DNP
79 79 Tyler Holt 2011 .000 DNP
80 79 Darrell Ceciliani 2012 .000 DNP
81 79 Luis Durango 2008 .000 DNP
82 79 Kevin Kiermaier 2012 .000 DNP
83 79 Eric Young 2007 .000 DNP
84 79 Josh Johnson 2008 .000 DNP
85 79 Bryson Myles 2012 .000 DNP
86 79 Nick Van Stratten 2007 .000 DNP
87 79 Kyle Seager 2010 .000 DNP
88 79 Dexter Fowler 2008 .129
89 79 Jay Austin 2013 .000 DNP
90 79 Cutter Dykstra 2011 .000 DNP
91 79 Greg Garcia 2012 .000 DNP
92 79 Abraham Almonte 2011 .000 DNP
93 79 Geulin Beltre 2013 .000 DNP
94 79 Emmanuel Garcia 2008 .000 DNP
95 79 Peter Hissey 2012 .000 DNP
96 79 Colin Curtis 2007 .000 DNP
97 79 Jordan Smith 2013 .000 DNP
98 79 Lucas Montero 2007 .000 DNP
99 79 Cory Spangenberg 2013 .000 DNP
100 79 Josh Whitaker 2011 .000 DNP

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BP Annual Player Comments

YearComment
2012 Pin-Chieh Chen has converted from second base to the outfield, has good all-around tools, and is on track to succeed at full-season ball in 2012.

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