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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, 3 months, 29 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 4.93 3.90 106 4.40 94.9
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 2.99 1.54 103 4.34 93.3
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 2.74 2.88 84 2.81 87.8
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 3.38 4.58 98 4.11 102.5
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 3.77 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 4.00 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 5.57 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 6.63 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Injury History  —  No longer being updated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 1.2 0.8 23 3 50.5 45 29 21 6 .235 1.47 5.24 5.57 -3.4 -0.4
80o 1.4 1 0.6 20 2 43.3 42 28 18 6 .252 1.61 5.75 6.13 -5.3 -0.6
70o 1.2 0.9 0.5 17 2 38.4 40 26 16 5 .264 1.72 6.13 6.55 -6.3 -0.7
60o 1.1 0.8 0.4 16 2 34.3 37 25 14 5 .274 1.81 6.47 6.92 -6.8 -0.7
50o 0.9 0.8 0.4 14 2 30.6 35 23 13 5 .284 1.90 6.79 7.28 -7.2 -0.8
40o 0.8 0.7 0.3 12 1 27.1 33 21 11 4 .294 2.00 7.12 7.64 -7.3 -0.8
30o 0.7 0.6 0.3 11 1 23.4 30 20 10 4 .305 2.10 7.49 8.05 -7.3 -0.8
20o 0.5 0.5 0.2 9 1 19.3 26 17 8 4 .318 2.23 7.93 8.54 -6.9 -0.8
10o 0.3 0.4 0.1 6 1 13.9 20 13 6 3 .336 2.43 8.57 9.26 -6.0 -0.6
Weighted Mean0.90.70.413229.63422125.2811.886.737.21-6.8-0.7

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

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