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Portrait of Alexander Santana

Alexander Santana PCubs

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2017 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 23)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
33.3 6.35 1.75 15 1 1 1 -1.2
Birth Date10-23-1993
Height6' 1"
Weight170 lbs
Age23 years, 7 months, 30 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-
2011 DB2 Rk 8 8 32.3 1 2 0 35 14 21 3 .252 116 9.7 3.9 0.8 5.8 49% .330 .258 1.52 4.92 3.90 104 4.43 92.2
2011 DUB Rk 7 6 35.0 3 0 0 24 6 15 0 .265 91 6.2 1.5 0.0 3.9 48% .212 .207 0.86 2.97 1.54 102 4.52 94.2
2012 DCH Rk 13 12 59.3 1 3 0 51 14 51 2 .256 99 7.7 2.1 0.3 7.7 55% .292 .226 1.10 2.72 2.88 82 2.94 89.1
2013 CUB Rk 5 2 17.7 0 1 0 18 6 16 0 .269 92 9.2 3.1 0.0 8.2 71% .327 .251 1.36 3.37 4.58 95 3.67 97.4
2014 CUB Rk 11 5 42.3 3 2 0 36 14 36 1 .000 7.7 3.0 0.2 7.7 0% .289 .000 1.18 3.75 2.55 98 4.22 102.5
2015 SBN A 13 0 20.0 0 2 2 13 9 17 1 .259 103 5.8 4.0 0.5 7.7 69% .226 .235 1.10 3.99 3.15 96 3.99 102.5
2015 EUG A- 7 0 9.7 2 1 1 11 3 11 2 .271 88 10.2 2.8 1.9 10.2 59% .333 .293 1.45 5.56 6.52 95 3.57 98.8
2016 EUG A- 18 0 27.3 3 1 0 28 25 22 2 .264 9.2 8.2 0.7 7.2 69% .313 .337 1.94 6.62 7.57 124 7.80 128.6

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Injury History  —  No longer being updated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 1.8 1.1 0.8 23 3 50.9 45 30 22 6 .234 1.46 5.16 5.51 -3.0 -0.3
80o 1.5 1 0.6 20 2 43.6 42 28 19 6 .251 1.60 5.68 6.07 -5.0 -0.5
70o 1.3 0.9 0.5 18 2 38.6 40 26 16 5 .263 1.71 6.07 6.5 -6.0 -0.7
60o 1.1 0.8 0.5 16 2 34.4 37 25 15 5 .274 1.81 6.41 6.87 -6.6 -0.7
50o 0.9 0.7 0.4 14 2 30.7 35 23 13 5 .284 1.90 6.73 7.23 -7.0 -0.8
40o 0.8 0.7 0.3 12 1 27.0 32 22 12 4 .294 2.00 7.07 7.61 -7.2 -0.8
30o 0.7 0.6 0.3 11 1 23.3 30 20 10 4 .305 2.11 7.44 8.02 -7.1 -0.8
20o 0.5 0.5 0.2 9 1 19.1 26 17 8 3 .319 2.24 7.89 8.52 -6.8 -0.7
10o 0.3 0.4 0.1 6 1 13.6 20 13 6 3 .337 2.44 8.54 9.25 -5.8 -0.6
Weighted Mean0.90.70.413229.63322135.2811.876.677.16-6.5-0.7

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
20182411122250544138753.3251.896.217.129.77.36.81.3-1.0
20192511125256574540753.3121.836.026.909.27.36.51.1-0.9
20202611016136352930553.3121.795.896.758.87.37.61.3-0.5
20212711119242453528653.3111.906.427.369.67.56.01.3-0.9

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2 94 Jamaine Cotton 2014 0.00 DNP
3 94 Jake Burnette 2016 0.00 DNP
4 93 Braulio Ortiz 2015 0.00 DNP
5 93 Eric Barrett 2010 0.00 DNP
6 93 Logan Ehlers 2015 0.00 DNP
7 92 Luis Meza 2014 0.00 DNP
8 92 Nate Garcia 2011 0.00 DNP
9 92 Bradley Burns 2009 0.00 DNP
10 92 Andrew Edwards 2015 0.00 DNP
11 92 Logan Sawyer 2016 0.00 DNP
12 92 Raynel Velette 2014 0.00 DNP
13 91 Jordan Towns 2009 0.00 DNP
14 91 Jonas Cuotto 2010 0.00 DNP
15 91 Willy Paulino 2013 0.00 DNP
16 91 Jack Tilghman 2010 0.00 DNP
17 91 Austin Reed 2015 0.00 DNP
18 91 Jordan Guth 2014 0.00 DNP
19 91 Gerardo Concepcion 2015 0.00 DNP
20 91 Richard Martinez 2012 0.00 DNP
21 91 Samuel Clay 2016 0.00 DNP
22 91 Alonzo Gonzalez 2015 0.00 DNP
23 91 Brad Wilson 2010 0.00 DNP
24 91 Evan Rutckyj 2015 0.00 DNP
25 91 Hector Nelo 2010 0.00 DNP
26 91 Jose Jimenez 2010 0.00 DNP
27 91 Jorge Ortega 2016 0.00 DNP
28 91 Brandon Holden 2011 0.00 DNP
29 91 Jose Adames 2016 0.00 DNP
30 91 Griffin Murphy 2014 0.00 DNP
31 90 Lucas Luetge 2010 0.00 DNP
32 90 John Mariotti 2008 0.00 DNP
33 90 Matthew Spann 2014 0.00 DNP
34 90 Joseph Van Meter 2012 0.00 DNP
35 90 Tripp Davis 2014 0.00 DNP
36 90 Trey Barham 2009 0.00 DNP
37 90 David Hale 2011 0.00 DNP
38 90 Manuel Barreda 2012 0.00 DNP
39 90 Derek Eitel 2011 0.00 DNP
40 90 Andrew Doyle 2011 0.00 DNP
41 90 Adam Veres 2011 0.00 DNP
42 90 Mario Alcantara 2016 0.00 DNP
43 90 Josh Smoker 2012 0.00 DNP
44 89 Brandon Taylor 2009 0.00 DNP
45 89 Yeuri Gonzalez 2016 0.00 DNP
46 89 Dustin Sasser 2009 0.00 DNP
47 89 Blake Holovach 2014 0.00 DNP
48 89 James Campbell 2015 0.00 DNP
49 89 Genison Reyes 2015 0.00 DNP
50 89 Pedro Perez 2011 0.00 DNP
51 89 Chris Corrigan 2011 0.00 DNP
52 89 Francisco Rondon 2011 0.00 DNP
53 89 Enrico Jimenez 2012 0.00 DNP
54 89 Yoel Espinal 2016 0.00 DNP
55 89 Josh Martin 2013 0.00 DNP
56 89 Jorge Quintero 2010 0.00 DNP
57 89 Dan McDaniel 2011 0.00 DNP
58 89 Michael Kelly 2016 0.00 DNP
59 89 Kevin Johnson 2012 0.00 DNP
60 89 Austin Urban 2016 0.00 DNP
61 89 Brian Flores 2008 0.00 DNP
62 89 Dario Beltre 2016 0.00 DNP
63 89 Ruben Mejia 2015 0.00 DNP
64 89 Alex Sogard 2011 0.00 DNP
65 89 Keith Meyer 2009 0.00 DNP
66 89 Hunter Cervenka 2013 0.00 DNP
67 89 Kristopher Hall 2014 0.00 DNP
68 89 Ryan Bradley 2012 0.00 DNP
69 89 Francisco Taveras 2013 0.00 DNP
70 88 Jonathan Arias 2011 0.00 DNP
71 88 Guillaume Leduc 2011 0.00 DNP
72 88 Jorge Rivera 2014 0.00 DNP
73 88 Brett Harker 2008 0.00 DNP
74 88 Beau Wright 2014 0.00 DNP
75 88 Chris Wilkes 2013 0.00 DNP
76 88 Zach Morton 2014 0.00 DNP
77 88 Orlando Yntema 2009 0.00 DNP
78 88 Tyler Vail 2015 0.00 DNP
79 88 Silvio Medina 2013 0.00 DNP
80 88 Jonathan Joseph 2011 0.00 DNP
81 88 Tyler Hess 2012 0.00 DNP
82 88 Starling De La Rosa 2011 0.00 DNP
83 88 Gaby Almonte 2016 0.00 DNP
84 88 David Kopp 2009 0.00 DNP
85 88 Ryan Hinson 2010 0.00 DNP
86 88 Corey Baker 2013 0.00 DNP
87 88 Simon Mercedes 2015 0.00 DNP
88 88 Christian Powell 2015 0.00 DNP
89 88 Montreal Robertson 2013 0.00 DNP
90 88 Matthew Teague 2008 0.00 DNP
91 88 Roberto Padilla 2013 0.00 DNP
92 88 Ricky Knapp 2015 0.00 DNP
93 88 Alfredo Figaro 2008 0.00 DNP
94 88 Albaro Estevez 2012 0.00 DNP
95 88 Austin Platt 2015 0.00 DNP
96 88 Yunior Novoa 2008 0.00 DNP
97 88 Chad Poe 2011 0.00 DNP
98 88 J.R. Bradley 2015 0.00 DNP
99 88 Austin Maddox 2014 0.00 DNP
100 88 Sam Taveras 2011 0.00 DNP

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