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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA
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Birth Date4-27-1990
Height6' 4"
Weight225 lbs
Age26 years, 7 months, 12 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2012
2013
0.02014
-0.12015
0.02016
DRA-Based 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
2014 KCA MLB 2 1 2.7 0 1 0 12 3 2 1 .270 103 40.5 10.1 3.4 6.8 47% .688 .567 5.62 12.16 43.88 109 4.28 105.5 0.0
2015 KCA 0 2 0 4.3 0 0 0 6 0 3 0 .254 98 12.5 0.0 0.0 6.2 27% .400 .312 1.38 1.72 6.23 0 0.00 112.9 0.0
2015 OAK 0 11 9 51.0 3 4 0 67 14 35 9 .269 98 11.8 2.5 1.6 6.2 46% .341 .319 1.59 5.08 6.71 0 0.00 115.0 0.0
2015 TOT MLB 13 9 55.3 3 4 0 73 14 38 9 .268 98 11.9 2.3 1.5 6.2 45% .346 .318 1.57 4.82 6.67 107 5.17 114.8 -0.1
CareerMLB151058.035085174010.2689813.22.61.66.245%.373.3401.765.168.381085.13114.4-0.1

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 IDA Rk 15 13 79.7 6 2 0 89 8 73 7 .277 108 10.1 0.9 0.8 8.2 62% .343 .237 1.22 4.01 3.84 83 3.09 93.0
2012 KNC A 27 27 153.7 9 12 0 191 26 120 18 .260 101 11.2 1.5 1.1 7.0 49% .345 .290 1.41 3.90 4.98 83 2.63 92.5
2013 WIL A+ 10 10 56.3 2 3 0 60 11 43 4 .257 99 9.6 1.8 0.6 6.9 51% .320 .241 1.26 3.33 4.47 87 3.07 93.9
2013 NWA AA 16 16 103.7 7 7 0 113 11 67 13 .258 101 9.8 1.0 1.1 5.8 51% .301 .265 1.20 3.80 4.17 93 2.90 88.0
2014 KCA MLB 2 1 2.7 0 1 0 12 3 2 1 .270 103 40.5 10.1 3.4 6.8 47% .688 .567 5.62 12.16 43.88 109 4.28 105.5
2014 OMA AAA 25 23 139.0 12 3 1 151 25 97 14 .275 95 9.8 1.6 0.9 6.3 48% .311 .253 1.27 4.17 3.88 92 3.23 92.0
2015 KCA MLB 2 0 4.3 0 0 0 6 0 3 0 .254 98 12.5 0.0 0.0 6.2 27% .400 .312 1.38 1.72 6.23 105 5.02 112.9
2015 OAK MLB 11 9 51.0 3 4 0 67 14 35 9 .269 98 11.8 2.5 1.6 6.2 46% .341 .319 1.59 5.08 6.71 108 5.19 115.0
2015 NAS AAA 2 2 12.0 1 0 0 9 0 11 1 .279 102 6.8 0.0 0.8 8.2 42% .250 .208 0.75 2.85 2.25 72 2.47 86.7
2015 OMA AAA 18 17 106.7 6 5 0 118 21 92 9 .270 100 10.0 1.8 0.8 7.8 48% .337 .271 1.30 3.59 3.71 73 2.47 86.7
2016 IOW AAA 5 4 16.3 1 1 0 23 4 12 5 .267 91 12.7 2.2 2.8 6.6 47% .333 .349 1.65 6.97 7.71 104 5.28 112.0

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
2014 87 0.4713 0.4713 0.7805 0.7073 0.2609 0.8621 0.5833 0.2195
2015 884 0.5034 0.4830 0.8080 0.6719 0.2916 0.8595 0.6875 0.1920
Career9710.50050.4820.80550.67510.28880.85970.67820.1945

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
2016 CHN $510,000
2015 KCA $
2014 KCA $
YearsDescriptionSalary
2011Current$510,000
1 yrTotal$510,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 70 dParagon Sports1 year/$0.51M (2016)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2016). Acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Oakland 2/25/16. Signed by Chicago Cubs 3/4/16.
  • 1 year (2015). Re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/15. Acquired by Oakland in trade from Kansas City 7/28/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Contract selected by Kansas City 4/5/14.
  • Drafted by Kansas City 2011 (9-276) (Cal State-San Bernadino). $90,000 signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .306 .355 .502 .321
11 vs R (Multi) .360 .409 .573 .336
18 Split (Multi) -.054 -.054 -.071 -.016
19 LgAvg (Multi) .009 .023 .019 .016
30 vs L (2015) .292 .336 .491 .312
31 vs R (2015) .347 .397 .545 .323
38 Split (2015) -.055 -.061 -.055 -.010
39 LgAvg (2015) .009 .024 .022 .017

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BP Articles

Aaron Brooks is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessPitching Backward: Starting Pitching Depth, RankedJeff Long2016-03-08
Transaction Analysis: Fowler Comes In WAY Under BudgetRian Watt2016-02-26
Transaction Analysis: Fowler Comes In WAY Under BudgetBryan Grosnick2016-02-26
Rumor Roundup: On the Dodgers' No. 2 StarterDaniel Rathman2015-12-22
Expert FAAB Review: Week 25Mike Gianella2015-09-22
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Starting Pitcher Planner: Week 24Wilson Karaman2015-09-11
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessThe Stash List: 18th Edition, 2015J.J. Jansons2015-08-20
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Starting Pitcher Planner: Week 20Wilson Karaman2015-08-14
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: August 13, 2015Steven Jacobson2015-08-13
Raw Projection: Ep. 13: Probably for the BestCJ Wittmann2015-08-03
Raw Projection: Ep. 13: Probably for the BestTucker Blair2015-08-03
Raw Projection: Ep. 13: Probably for the BestMauricio Rubio2015-08-03
BP Unfiltered: The 2015 Trade Deadline Transaction Analysis ThreadBaseball Prospectus2015-07-31
TINO (There Is No Offseason): Ep. 53: Kids Are Raised To Be, Well...Mauricio Rubio2015-07-30
TINO (There Is No Offseason): Ep. 53: Kids Are Raised To Be, Well...Ben Carsley2015-07-30
TINO (There Is No Offseason): Ep. 53: Kids Are Raised To Be, Well...Craig Goldstein2015-07-30
TINO (There Is No Offseason): Ep. 53: Kids Are Raised To Be, Well...Bret Sayre2015-07-30
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: July 29, 2015Chris Mosch2015-07-29
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Zo Zo Zo Your BoatR.J. Anderson2015-07-28
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Zo Zo Zo Your BoatChristopher Crawford2015-07-28
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Zo Zo Zo Your BoatTucker Blair2015-07-28
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Philly Games FrancoR.J. Anderson2015-05-18


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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


Aaron Brooks has thrown 1,006 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2014 and 2016, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2016, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (93mph) and Change (85mph), also mixing in a Slider (86mph). He also rarely throws a Curve (80mph).