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2017 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 24)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
49.3 5.23 1.51 37 2 1 2 -0.6
Birth Date9-21-1992
Height6' 1"
Weight180 lbs
Age24 years, 9 months, 3 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.
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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-
2013 CUB Rk 9 3 14.7 0 2 0 19 9 16 0 .260 89 11.7 5.5 0.0 9.8 49% .422 .340 1.91 3.86 7.98 107 5.24 112.0
2014 KNC A 10 0 15.7 1 0 1 16 10 13 1 .259 99 9.2 5.7 0.6 7.5 54% .319 .249 1.66 4.56 4.02 110 6.90 118.3
2014 BOI A- 12 0 15.0 1 1 2 15 6 23 1 .262 111 9.0 3.6 0.6 13.8 53% .400 .261 1.40 3.02 3.60 78 2.00 82.6
2015 SBN A 16 0 25.3 2 0 1 27 10 31 1 .257 103 9.6 3.6 0.4 11.0 45% .371 .266 1.46 2.99 5.33 92 3.27 97.3
2015 MYR A+ 16 0 30.3 2 1 2 17 10 36 3 .242 97 5.0 3.0 0.9 10.7 46% .203 .191 0.89 3.15 2.37 84 2.39 89.6
2015 MSS Wnt 10 0 12.0 1 0 0 10 7 12 1 .000 7.5 5.2 0.8 9.0 0% .265 .000 1.42 4.66 3.00 0 0.00 0.0
2016 TEN AA 43 0 53.7 1 6 3 54 35 56 2 .263 9.1 5.9 0.3 9.4 45% .347 .283 1.66 3.78 4.19 111 6.26 118.0
2017 TEN AA 13 0 16.0 1 1 0 11 10 14 2 .262 6.2 5.6 1.1 7.9 35% .220 .253 1.31 5.29 2.81 117 6.29 153.9

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Injury History  —  No longer being updated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

Compensation

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Details

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 2.5 0.8 2 45 0 65.5 53 31 48 8 .241 1.28 4.14 4.4 2.8 0.3
80o 2.1 0.7 1.7 40 0 58.4 52 30 42 8 .257 1.39 4.59 4.89 -0.4 -0.0
70o 1.9 0.6 1.5 37 0 53.5 50 29 39 7 .268 1.48 4.92 5.25 -2.4 -0.3
60o 1.7 0.5 1.3 34 0 49.4 49 28 36 7 .278 1.55 5.21 5.57 -3.8 -0.4
50o 1.6 0.4 1.2 32 0 45.7 47 27 33 7 .287 1.63 5.49 5.87 -4.9 -0.5
40o 1.4 0.4 1 29 0 42.0 45 26 31 7 .296 1.70 5.78 6.19 -5.9 -0.6
30o 1.3 0.3 0.9 26 0 38.3 43 25 28 6 .306 1.79 6.09 6.53 -6.7 -0.7
20o 1.1 0.2 0.8 23 0 34.0 41 23 25 6 .318 1.89 6.46 6.94 -7.3 -0.8
10o 0.9 0.2 0.6 20 0 28.4 37 21 21 5 .335 2.04 7.00 7.54 -7.9 -0.9
Weighted Mean1.60.41.231044.84626337.2851.615.445.82-4.6-0.5

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
20182510123033302234539.3101.585.045.718.26.09.31.4-0.2
20192611130043412647639.3331.554.675.308.55.49.81.2-0.1
20202710125036342136539.3201.534.855.508.55.29.01.2-0.1
20212810122032311936439.3391.554.665.288.65.310.01.1-0.1

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3 98 Cole St. Clair 2011 0.00 DNP
4 98 Branden Pinder 2013 0.00 DNP
5 98 Matthew Price 2014 0.00 DNP
6 97 William Clinard 2014 0.00 DNP
7 97 Alan Farina 2011 0.00 DNP
8 97 Alex Wilson 2015 0.00 DNP
9 97 Jason Chowning 2012 0.00 DNP
10 97 Williams Jerez 2016 0.00 DNP
11 97 Matthew Hauser 2012 0.00 DNP
12 97 Michael Morrison 2012 0.00 DNP
13 96 Josh Kimborowicz 2016 0.00 DNP
14 96 Matt Daly 2011 0.00 DNP
15 96 Tommy Palica 2012 0.00 DNP
16 96 Frank Gailey 2010 0.00 DNP
17 96 Michael Torrealba 2014 0.00 DNP
18 96 Miguel Mejia 2012 0.00 DNP
19 96 Eric Marzec 2012 0.00 DNP
20 96 Daniel Coulombe 2014 6.23
21 96 Kyle Landis 2010 0.00 DNP
22 96 Jackson Quezada 2011 0.00 DNP
23 96 Josh Lueke 2009 0.00 DNP
24 95 Doug Salinas 2013 0.00 DNP
25 95 Mike Colla 2011 0.00 DNP
26 95 Diego Moreno 2012 0.00 DNP
27 95 Matt Chaffee 2013 0.00 DNP
28 95 Blake Parker 2009 0.00 DNP
29 95 Chase Reid 2012 0.00 DNP
30 95 Mace Thurman 2011 0.00 DNP
31 95 Mason McVay 2015 0.00 DNP
32 95 Sam Alvis 2016 0.00 DNP
33 95 Chris Leroux 2008 0.00 DNP
34 95 Santo Manzanillo 2013 0.00 DNP
35 95 Paul Paez 2016 0.00 DNP
36 95 Guido Knudson 2014 0.00 DNP
37 95 Edgar Alfonzo 2009 0.00 DNP
38 95 Joey Denato 2016 0.00 DNP
39 95 Zach Osborne 2012 0.00 DNP
40 95 Nelvin Fuentes 2013 0.00 DNP
41 95 Phil Klein 2013 0.00 DNP
42 95 Brian Parker 2010 0.00 DNP
43 95 Robert Benincasa 2015 0.00 DNP
44 95 Preston Claiborne 2012 0.00 DNP
45 95 Roy Merritt 2010 0.00 DNP
46 95 Matt Brazis 2014 0.00 DNP
47 95 Hamilton Bennett 2012 0.00 DNP
48 95 Justin Miller 2011 0.00 DNP
49 95 Will Savage 2009 0.00 DNP
50 94 Santo Luis 2008 0.00 DNP
51 94 Jason Townsend 2013 0.00 DNP
52 94 A.J. Ramos 2011 0.00 DNP
53 94 Cody Crowell 2010 0.00 DNP
54 94 Anthony Zych 2015 2.95
55 94 Trevor Seidenberger 2016 0.00 DNP
56 94 Scott Oberg 2014 0.00 DNP
57 94 Steve Perakslis 2015 0.00 DNP
58 94 Orlando Santos 2011 0.00 DNP
59 94 Celson Polanco 2009 0.00 DNP
60 94 Casey Medlen 2014 0.00 DNP
61 94 Tom Boleska 2011 0.00 DNP
62 94 Ronald Shaban 2014 0.00 DNP
63 94 Brennan Garr 2008 0.00 DNP
64 94 Taylor Garrison 2014 0.00 DNP
65 94 Jonathan Pokorny 2012 0.00 DNP
66 94 Ryan Thompson 2016 0.00 DNP
67 94 Andrew Laughter 2009 0.00 DNP
68 94 Zach Fowler 2013 0.00 DNP
69 94 Jeremy Erben 2012 0.00 DNP
70 94 Phil McCormick 2013 0.00 DNP
71 94 Jake Walsh 2015 0.00 DNP
72 94 Josh Ellis 2009 0.00 DNP
73 94 Mark Peterson 2015 0.00 DNP
74 94 Juan Noriega 2015 0.00 DNP
75 94 Matt Meyer 2009 0.00 DNP
76 94 Pat Currin 2008 0.00 DNP
77 94 Jonathan Aro 2015 6.97
78 94 Armando Zerpa 2011 0.00 DNP
79 94 Rinku Singh 2013 0.00 DNP
80 94 Taylor Grover 2015 0.00 DNP
81 94 Josh Martin 2014 0.00 DNP
82 94 Jorge De Leon 2012 0.00 DNP
83 93 Kevin McCarthy 2016 6.00
84 93 Grady Wood 2014 0.00 DNP
85 93 Clayton Ehlert 2012 0.00 DNP
86 93 Greg Gonzalez 2013 0.00 DNP
87 93 Kevin Vance 2015 0.00 DNP
88 93 Robert Coles 2016 0.00 DNP
89 93 Mike Franco 2016 0.00 DNP
90 93 Jimmy Cordero 2016 0.00 DNP
91 93 Alan Busenitz 2015 0.00 DNP
92 93 Casey Beck 2011 0.00 DNP
93 93 Ryan Beckman 2014 0.00 DNP
94 93 Justin Garcia 2011 0.00 DNP
95 93 Stephen Johnson 2015 0.00 DNP
96 93 Hector Neris 2013 0.00 DNP
97 93 Jeff Beliveau 2011 0.00 DNP
98 93 Jake Wilson 2012 0.00 DNP
99 93 Andrew Kittredge 2014 0.00 DNP
100 93 Zach Thornton 2012 0.00 DNP

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium access5 O'Clock Power: Scouting a Series: Frederick vs. Myrtle BeachTucker Blair2015-08-07
This article requires BP Premium accessPerfect Game Presents: Scouting the Cape Cod League's Top 100 ProspectsAllan Simpson2012-12-20


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2017, David Garner threw 13 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2015, all of them occuring in Fall/Winter Ball. In 2015, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (95mph), also mixing in a Slider (83mph).