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Portrait of Barret Loux

Barret Loux PCubs

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2017 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 28)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
36.3 4.43 1.36 28 2 2 0 0.2
Birth Date4-6-1989
Height6' 5"
Weight230 lbs
Age27 years, 10 months, 14 days
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA- WARP

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.
Minor league stats are currently shownClick to hide.
YEAR Team Lg G GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA-
2011 MYR A+ 21 21 109.0 8 5 0 106 34 127 6 .252 101 8.8 2.8 0.5 10.5 50% .341 .238 1.28 2.77 3.80 83 2.79 92.6
2012 FRI AA 25 25 127.0 14 1 0 120 41 100 10 .268 96 8.5 2.9 0.7 7.1 51% .293 .250 1.27 3.74 3.47 97 4.18 101.1
2013 IOW AAA 19 16 80.0 4 6 0 85 46 76 4 .267 100 9.6 5.2 0.5 8.6 50% .345 .270 1.64 4.12 4.84 98 2.82 87.7
2015 IOW AAA 3 3 11.3 0 1 0 12 6 8 0 .270 86 9.5 4.8 0.0 6.4 53% .333 .295 1.59 3.78 2.38 104 3.84 99.0

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Injury History  —  No longer being updated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
2011-08-09 2011-09-11 Minors 33 26 - Shoulder Fatigue - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 0 dTom Little2013

Details
  • Acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Texas 11/20/12.
  • Signed by Texas as a free agent 11/19/10 ($0.312M, minor-league contract).
  • Drafted by Arizona 2010 (1-6) (Texas A&M). Had agreed to $2M signing bonus but failed physical. Commissioner declared Loux a free agent 9/1/10.

2017 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 1/27/2017 12:35 ET

PCT W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR BABIP WHIP ERA DRA VORP WARP
90o 3.8 2.8 0 11 11 51.4 40 20 38 5 .241 1.17 3.54 3.82 7.4 0.8
80o 3.2 2.6 0 10 10 45.1 38 19 33 4 .255 1.26 3.93 4.25 4.5 0.5
70o 2.8 2.5 0 9 9 40.8 37 18 30 4 .266 1.34 4.21 4.56 2.7 0.3
60o 2.5 2.3 0 8 8 37.2 35 17 28 4 .275 1.40 4.46 4.83 1.4 0.2
50o 2.2 2.2 0 7 7 33.9 33 16 25 4 .284 1.46 4.69 5.09 0.4 0.0
40o 2 2.1 0 7 7 30.7 31 15 23 4 .292 1.52 4.93 5.35 -0.5 -0.1
30o 1.7 1.9 0 6 6 27.3 29 14 20 3 .302 1.59 5.19 5.64 -1.3 -0.1
20o 1.4 1.8 0 5 5 23.5 26 13 17 3 .313 1.68 5.50 5.99 -2.0 -0.2
10o 1.1 1.5 0 4 4 18.5 22 11 14 3 .328 1.80 5.94 6.48 -2.5 -0.3
Weighted Mean2.22.207733.13216254.2811.444.665.050.50.1

Preseason Long-Term Forecast (Beyond the 2017 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 DRA H/9 BB/9 K/9 HR/9 WARP
201829710029291761551061862347.3161.494.665.367.95.49.51.20.3

Comparable Players (Similarity Index 88)

Rank Score Name Year Run Average Trend
1 94 Randy Boone 2013 0.00 DNP
2 94 Jack Egbert 2011 0.00 DNP
3 93 Ryan Mullins 2012 0.00 DNP
4 93 Heath Phillips 2010 0.00 DNP
5 93 Andrew Barbosa 2016 0.00 DNP
6 93 Nick Schmidt 2014 0.00 DNP
7 92 Carlos Hernandez 2015 0.00 DNP
8 92 Ronald Bay 2012 0.00 DNP
9 92 Bryan Evans 2015 0.00 DNP
10 92 Gary Moran 2013 0.00 DNP
11 92 Josh Sullivan 2013 0.00 DNP
12 91 Eric Hacker 2011 1.69
13 91 Ben Jukich 2011 0.00 DNP
14 91 Mario Santiago 2013 0.00 DNP
15 91 Scott Copeland 2016 0.00 DNP
16 91 Ryan Feierabend 2014 6.14
17 90 Kris Johnson 2013 6.10
18 90 Will Savage 2013 0.00 DNP
19 90 Jason Cromer 2009 0.00 DNP
20 90 Eric Hurley 2014 0.00 DNP
21 90 Tyson Brummett 2013 0.00 DNP
22 90 Matthew Long 2012 0.00 DNP
23 89 Cesar Carrillo 2012 0.00 DNP
24 89 Robert Ray 2012 0.00 DNP
25 89 Evan MacLane 2011 0.00 DNP
26 89 Mike Ballard 2012 0.00 DNP
27 89 Josh Smith 2016 4.94
28 89 Zach Clark 2012 0.00 DNP
29 88 Ryan Tatusko 2013 0.00 DNP
30 88 Caleb Cotham 2016 7.77
31 88 Justin Fitzgerald 2014 0.00 DNP
32 88 Scott McGregor 2015 0.00 DNP
33 88 A.J. Morris 2015 0.00 DNP
34 88 Lance Broadway 2012 0.00 DNP
35 88 Andrew Werner 2015 0.00 DNP
36 88 Eric Berger 2014 0.00 DNP
37 88 Yohan Flande 2014 5.03
38 88 Daryl Maday 2014 0.00 DNP
39 88 Jesus A. Castillo 2012 0.00 DNP
40 88 Charlie Leesman 2015 0.00 DNP
41 88 Richie Gardner 2010 0.00 DNP
42 88 Jeff Marquez 2013 0.00 DNP
43 88 Davis Romero 2011 0.00 DNP
44 88 Wes Whisler 2011 0.00 DNP
45 87 Fabio Castro 2013 0.00 DNP
46 87 Jared Mortensen 2016 0.00 DNP
47 87 Rudy Owens 2016 0.00 DNP
48 87 Graham Taylor 2012 0.00 DNP
49 87 Casey Lawrence 2016 0.00 DNP
50 87 Cesar Ramos 2012 2.10
51 87 Jonathan Cornelius 2016 0.00 DNP
52 87 Joe Martinez 2011 0.00 DNP
53 87 Tim Adleman 2016 4.04
54 87 Pedro Liriano 2009 0.00 DNP
55 87 Andrew Baldwin 2011 0.00 DNP
56 87 Jake Brigham 2016 0.00 DNP
57 87 Chris Begg 2008 0.00 DNP
58 87 Scott Carroll 2013 0.00 DNP
59 87 Sam Narron 2010 0.00 DNP
60 87 Brooks Brown 2013 0.00 DNP
61 87 Josh Butler 2013 0.00 DNP
62 86 Erik Cordier 2014 4.50
63 86 Eric Stults 2008 4.19
64 86 Eddie Gamboa 2013 0.00 DNP
65 86 Jerry Sullivan 2016 0.00 DNP
66 86 Bill Murphy 2009 3.18
67 86 Jose De Paula 2016 0.00 DNP
68 86 Rowdy Hardy 2011 0.00 DNP
69 86 Justin Hampson 2008 3.23
70 86 Scot Drucker 2010 0.00 DNP
71 86 Jeff Manship 2013 7.34
72 86 Stephen Fife 2015 0.00 DNP
73 86 Sergio Perez 2013 0.00 DNP
74 86 Jeremy Kehrt 2014 0.00 DNP
75 86 Andrew Kown 2011 0.00 DNP
76 85 Andy Oliver 2016 0.00 DNP
77 85 Luke Putkonen 2014 27.00
78 85 Brian Slocum 2009 0.00 DNP
79 85 Anthony Lerew 2011 0.00 DNP
80 85 Alan Johnson 2012 0.00 DNP
81 85 Oliver Drake 2015 4.02
82 85 Jared Rogers 2016 0.00 DNP
83 85 Justin Marks 2016 1.04
84 85 Anastacio Martinez 2007 0.00 DNP
85 85 Ramon Garcia 2013 0.00 DNP
86 85 Matt Torra 2012 0.00 DNP
87 85 Steven Kelly 2008 0.00 DNP
88 85 Travis Blackley 2011 0.00 DNP
89 85 Doug Mathis 2011 0.00 DNP
90 85 Jack Cassel 2009 0.00 DNP
91 85 Shawn Haviland 2014 0.00 DNP
92 85 Ryan Tepera 2016 4.41
93 85 Michael Lee 2015 0.00 DNP
94 85 Tim Crabbe 2016 0.00 DNP
95 85 Yohan Pino 2012 0.00 DNP
96 85 Duane Below 2014 0.00 DNP
97 85 Steve Green 2006 0.00 DNP
98 84 Anthony Vasquez 2015 0.00 DNP
99 84 Jeremy Johnson 2011 0.00 DNP
100 84 Murphy Smith 2016 0.00 DNP

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BP Annual Player Comments

YearComment
2011 Armed with a solid starter's arsenal, a 6-foot-5 frame, and an arm so damaged that the D'Backs decided to rescind their contract offer after drafting him, thereby making him a free agent ripe for recruiting by the Rangers, former sixth overall pick Barret Loux hopes to prove to his doubters that pitchers don't need healthy shoulders or elbows to have success.

BP Articles

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  Title Author Date
Prospectus Feature: Colin Moran and the Matter of Draft StatusJeff Moore2014-09-23
The 2010 Redraft: Is There Life Beyond Bryce?Baseball Prospectus2014-07-08
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of April 19-April 21Zach Mortimer2013-04-22
Future Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of April 20Kevin Goldstein2012-04-20
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Minor League Road TripsKevin Goldstein2012-04-11
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: Rangers RenaissanceJohn Perrotto2011-10-18
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of June 14Kevin Goldstein2011-06-15
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of May 25Kevin Goldstein2011-05-26


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