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2017 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 24)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
73.0 4.99 1.43 49 4 3 2 -0.6
Birth Date8-12-1992
Height6' 3"
Weight220 lbs
Age24 years, 8 months, 17 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2013
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2016
-0.62017
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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 CUB Rk 15 9 39.0 2 2 0 47 12 32 2 .272 108 10.8 2.8 0.5 7.4 46% .353 .268 1.51 4.40 4.62 91 2.76 71.9
2012 BOI A- 15 11 60.3 1 5 0 78 22 51 8 .256 122 11.6 3.3 1.2 7.6 55% .352 .291 1.66 4.70 5.37 96 4.20 100.9
2013 KNC A 3 3 14.0 0 2 0 22 2 12 2 .257 113 14.1 1.3 1.3 7.7 48% .435 .302 1.71 3.91 7.71 86 2.30 88.4
2013 BOI A- 12 11 62.0 4 3 0 55 12 47 2 .258 109 8.0 1.7 0.3 6.8 61% .277 .225 1.08 3.00 2.32 92 3.54 99.5
2014 KNC A 31 0 54.3 4 0 3 39 15 56 1 .265 97 6.5 2.5 0.2 9.3 45% .259 .219 0.99 2.60 1.66 86 2.97 93.4
2014 CUB Rk 2 0 3.0 0 0 1 0 0 5 0 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 15.0 0% .000 .000 0.00 0.70 0.00 82 2.86 89.3
2015 MYR A+ 30 0 55.0 4 2 5 52 13 49 0 .254 98 8.5 2.1 0.0 8.0 61% .327 .235 1.18 2.34 2.62 82 2.64 91.9
2015 TEN AA 2 0 2.7 0 1 0 4 3 2 0 .278 96 13.5 10.1 0.0 6.8 22% .444 .342 2.62 5.18 6.75 107 5.91 116.0
2016 MYR A+ 28 7 84.7 7 5 0 80 31 83 3 .255 99 8.5 3.3 0.3 8.8 46% .320 .236 1.31 3.29 3.83 94 3.32 98.8
2016 TEN AA 2 0 4.0 0 0 0 1 3 1 0 .259 2.2 6.8 0.0 2.2 67% .083 .187 1.00 5.07 2.25 113 5.47 112.7
2017 TEN AA 6 1 10.3 1 1 1 5 5 9 0 .252 108 4.4 4.4 0.0 7.8 50% .208 .160 0.97 2.65 0.87 0 0.00 0.0

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

Injury History  —  No longer being updated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
2014-08-01 2014-08-21 Minors 20 0 - Not Disclosed -
2014-04-10 2014-05-02 Minors 22 0 - Not Disclosed - -

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 4 2.3 1.2 35 7 87.8 74 34 56 10 .242 1.23 3.97 4.28 5.9 0.6
80o 3.5 2.2 1.1 32 6 80.6 73 34 52 10 .257 1.33 4.38 4.73 1.7 0.2
70o 3.2 2.2 1 30 6 75.6 73 34 49 10 .267 1.40 4.68 5.06 -0.9 -0.1
60o 3 2.1 0.9 28 5 71.5 72 33 46 10 .276 1.47 4.94 5.34 -2.9 -0.3
50o 2.8 2 0.8 27 5 67.7 71 33 44 10 .285 1.53 5.19 5.62 -4.7 -0.5
40o 2.6 2 0.8 25 5 63.9 70 32 41 9 .294 1.60 5.44 5.9 -6.3 -0.7
30o 2.3 1.9 0.7 24 5 60.0 69 32 39 9 .303 1.67 5.71 6.2 -7.7 -0.8
20o 2.1 1.8 0.6 22 4 55.6 67 31 36 9 .314 1.76 6.04 6.56 -9.2 -1.0
10o 1.8 1.7 0.5 20 4 49.6 64 30 32 9 .329 1.89 6.51 7.09 -10.9 -1.2
Weighted Mean2.820.826567.07032439.2831.525.155.58-4.4-0.5

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
20182511017344422840742.3101.605.486.288.75.88.21.4-0.5
201926221275706841661042.3221.564.945.668.85.38.51.3-0.3
202027331387999547831342.3091.434.725.418.64.37.51.2-0.1

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6 96 Shane Broyles 2016 0.00 DNP
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8 95 Miguel Chalas 2016 0.00 DNP
9 95 Hector Correa 2012 0.00 DNP
10 95 Ryan Edell 2008 0.00 DNP
11 95 Keegan Yuhl 2016 0.00 DNP
12 94 Blake King 2011 0.00 DNP
13 94 Jeff Lyman 2011 0.00 DNP
14 94 Josh Turley 2015 0.00 DNP
15 94 Michael Dubee 2010 0.00 DNP
16 94 Ralston Cash 2016 0.00 DNP
17 94 Trevor Hurley 2012 0.00 DNP
18 93 Kyle Mura 2009 0.00 DNP
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20 93 Rolando Valdez 2010 0.00 DNP
21 93 Jack Spradlin 2009 0.00 DNP
22 93 Roque Mercedes 2011 0.00 DNP
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24 93 Jason Miller 2007 18.00
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26 93 Aaron Shafer 2011 0.00 DNP
27 93 Jason Rice 2010 0.00 DNP
28 93 Nick Vincent 2011 0.00 DNP
29 93 Jose Guzman 2012 0.00 DNP
30 93 Buddy Baumann 2012 0.00 DNP
31 93 Zach Dials 2010 0.00 DNP
32 93 Eliecer Navarro 2012 0.00 DNP
33 93 John Stilson 2015 0.00 DNP
34 93 Randy Henry 2014 0.00 DNP
35 93 Austin House 2015 0.00 DNP
36 92 Michael Ynoa 2016 3.33
37 92 Carlos Sencion 2009 0.00 DNP
38 92 Joseph Van Meter 2013 0.00 DNP
39 92 Gregory Infante 2012 0.00 DNP
40 92 Pat Urckfitz 2013 0.00 DNP
41 92 Brian Rauh 2016 0.00 DNP
42 92 Kendal Volz 2012 0.00 DNP
43 92 Deryk Hooker 2013 0.00 DNP
44 92 Trent Howard 2014 0.00 DNP
45 92 Kevin Johnson 2013 0.00 DNP
46 92 Jesse Chavez 2008 6.60
47 92 Michael Belfiore 2013 13.50
48 92 Merrill Kelly 2013 0.00 DNP
49 92 Seth Rosin 2013 0.00 DNP
50 92 Bobby Bramhall 2010 0.00 DNP
51 92 Chris Devenski 2015 0.00 DNP
52 92 Tim Atherton 2014 0.00 DNP
53 92 Noe Ramirez 2014 0.00 DNP
54 92 Tyler Barnette 2016 0.00 DNP
55 92 Wander Suero 2016 0.00 DNP
56 92 Henry Villar 2011 0.00 DNP
57 92 Blake Logan 2016 0.00 DNP
58 91 Adrian Martin 2009 0.00 DNP
59 91 Brooks Pounders 2015 0.00 DNP
60 91 Tim Kiely 2010 0.00 DNP
61 91 Kent Emanuel 2016 0.00 DNP
62 91 Yender Caramo 2016 0.00 DNP
63 91 Simon Mercedes 2016 0.00 DNP
64 91 Jesse English 2009 0.00 DNP
65 91 Erik Stiller 2009 0.00 DNP
66 91 Beau Jones 2011 0.00 DNP
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69 91 Tyler Ihrig 2016 0.00 DNP
70 91 Randy Wells 2007 0.00 DNP
71 91 Jose Valdespina 2016 0.00 DNP
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73 91 Carlos Quevedo 2014 0.00 DNP
74 91 Casey Lambert 2010 0.00 DNP
75 91 Rayner Oliveros 2010 0.00 DNP
76 91 Frank Batista 2013 0.00 DNP
77 91 Terance Marin 2014 0.00 DNP
78 91 Matt Bywater 2013 0.00 DNP
79 91 Nolan Sanburn 2016 0.00 DNP
80 90 Edward Paredes 2011 0.00 DNP
81 90 Ulises Joaquin 2016 0.00 DNP
82 90 Michael Dennhardt 2014 0.00 DNP
83 90 Chance Douglass 2008 0.00 DNP
84 90 Zach Stewart 2011 5.88
85 90 Robby Rowland 2016 0.00 DNP
86 90 Michael Mariot 2013 0.00 DNP
87 90 Chase Anderson 2012 0.00 DNP
88 90 Brendan Wise 2010 0.00 DNP
89 90 Alberto Arias 2008 4.15
90 90 Daniel Bard 2009 4.38
91 90 Jacob Dahlstrand 2016 0.00 DNP
92 90 Thomas Walz 2013 0.00 DNP
93 90 Donovan Hand 2010 0.00 DNP
94 90 Daniel Meadows 2012 0.00 DNP
95 90 Rob Bryson 2012 0.00 DNP
96 90 Brady Rodgers 2015 0.00 DNP
97 90 Yeliar Castro 2012 0.00 DNP
98 90 Kelvin Villa 2010 0.00 DNP
99 90 Bryce Stowell 2011 0.00 DNP
100 90 James Russell 2010 6.98

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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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James Pugliese has thrown 20 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2017, all of them occuring in Spring Training. In 2017, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (91mph) and Change (78mph), also mixing in a Curve (76mph).