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Portrait of Frank Garces

Frank Garces PPadres

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2015 Full Season Projections (seasonal age 24)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date1-17-1990
Height5' 11"
Weight175 lbs
Age25 years, 4 months, 9 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
2011
2012
2013
0.02014
-0.22015
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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 SDN 24 15 0 9.0 0.0 9.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 37 8 2 2 1 14 1 1 1 10 2.00 2.99 3.75 0.2 0.0
2015 SDN 25 12 0 12.7 0.0 12.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 58 14 8 7 3 25 7 6 0 9 4.97 6.52 5.95 -1.4 -0.2
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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
2011 DAD Rk 15 10 71.7 2.32 152 .247 .234 .339 .316 .270 .329 92 29.7 2.8 29.7 2.8
2012 FTW A 25 25 121.7 4.03 116 .245 .257 .326 .381 .263 .294 101 22.6 2.3 22.6 2.3
2013 LEL A+ 26 26 120.7 5.07 89 .312 .267 .340 .425 .277 .336 93 13.3 1.3 13.3 1.3
2014 SDN MLB 15 0 9.0 3.75 99 .258 .246 .304 .367 .251 .292 92 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0
2014 SAN AA 51 0 65.3 2.97 131 .215 .255 .326 .373 .256 .262 102 14.1 1.5 13.3 1.6
2015 SDN MLB 12 0 12.7 5.95 46 .347 .257 .329 .424 .284 .282 92 -1.4 -0.2 -1.4 -0.2
2015 ELP AAA 4 0 5.3 2.52 143 .152 .281 .344 .436 .272 .182 91 1.3 0.1 1.3 0.1

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
2011 DAD Rk 4 3 1 15 10 71.7 53 20 115 3 45% .329 6.7 2.5 0.4 14.4 1.02 2.51 29.7 2.8
2012 FTW A 9 6 0 25 25 121.7 102 55 112 3 45% .294 7.5 4.1 0.2 8.3 1.29 2.81 22.6 2.3
2013 LEL A+ 7 9 0 26 26 120.7 131 57 126 15 40% .336 9.8 4.3 1.1 9.4 1.56 5.67 13.3 1.3
2014 SDN MLB 0 0 0 15 0 9.0 8 1 10 1 16% .292 8.0 1.0 1.0 10.0 1.00 2.00 0.2 0.0
2014 SAN AA 2 5 8 51 0 65.3 46 24 74 3 44% .262 6.3 3.3 0.4 10.2 1.07 1.93 13.3 1.6
2015 ELP AAA 0 0 0 4 0 5.3 2 3 7 0 36% .182 3.4 5.1 0.0 11.8 0.94 1.69 1.3 0.1
2015 SDN MLB 0 0 0 12 0 12.7 14 7 9 3 33% .282 9.9 5.0 2.1 6.4 1.66 4.97 -1.4 -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
2014 142 0.4718 0.5141 0.6575 0.7313 0.3200 0.7755 0.4167 0.3288
2015 215 0.4698 0.4326 0.8172 0.6337 0.2544 0.9219 0.5862 0.1828
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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

Year Team Salary
2015 SDN $508,500
YearsDescriptionSalary
2011Current$508,500
1 yrTotal$508,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 40 d1 year/$0.5085M (2015)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.5085M (2015). Re-signed by San Diego 3/10/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Contract selected by San Diego 8/19/14.
  • Signed by San Diego as a free agent 5/12/11 (minor-league contract).
  • Released by Texas 9/26/09.
  • Signed by Texas 5/29/09 as a free agent from the Dominican Republic.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .250 .308 .458 .293
11 vs R (Multi) .182 .182 .273 .177
18 Split (Multi) .068 .126 .186 .116
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.024 -.027 -.064 -.028
30 vs L (2014) .250 .308 .458 .293
31 vs R (2014) .182 .182 .273 .177
38 Split (2014) .068 .126 .186 .116
39 LgAvg (2014) -.020 -.022 -.062 -.025

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BP Articles

Frank Garces is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Yo, AdrianDaniel Rathman2015-04-09
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Baseball Happened, Will Continue To HappenDaniel Rathman2015-04-07
This article requires BP Premium accessProspects Will Break Your Heart: Backfields Notes: San Diego PadresJason Parks2013-03-11


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

A Collaboration between BrooksBaseball.net and Baseball Prospectus - Pitch classifications provided by Pitch Info LLC


Frank Garces has thrown 353 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2014 and 2015, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2015, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (92mph) and Slider (78mph), also mixing in a Change (83mph). He also rarely throws a Curve (75mph) and Sinker (90mph).