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Grant Buckner LFWhite Sox

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 26)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
250 .207 4 20 23 0 .210 -0.9
Birth Date3-21-1988
Height6' 2"
Weight225 lbs
Age26 years, 7 months, 0 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
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2011
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WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP

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 PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2011 BRI Rk 61 266 .299 .258 .328 .396 .259 .358 103 12.4 8.3 -4.7 3.3 -0.3 15.6 1.8 15.6 1.8
2012 KAN A 109 474 .253 .260 .334 .387 .264 .325 101 -3.4 13.9 -3.1 -1.8 -3.4 5.9 0.4 5.9 0.4
2013 WNS A+ 119 479 .261 .255 .333 .383 .256 .293 108 0.4 13.9 -5.7 1.0 -1.4 6.6 0.8 6.6 0.8
2014 WNS A+ 61 218 .254 .255 .327 .376 .257 .295 106 -1.4 6.3 -1.7 -0.8 -2.2 2.6 0.2 2.6 0.2
2014 BIR AA 12 41 .241 .240 .326 .352 .258 .185 102 -0.8 1.1 -0.1 -0.4 0.2 -0.6 -0.1 -0.6 -0.1

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2011 BRI Rk 266 39 73 20 1 5 36 18 42 2 0 .311 .383 .468 .157 .299 15.6 3.3 1.8
2012 KAN A 474 51 105 19 1 6 59 44 109 8 5 .254 .330 .348 .094 .253 5.9 -1.8 0.4
2013 WNS A+ 479 58 107 24 3 10 62 41 83 3 2 .254 .331 .396 .142 .261 6.6 1.0 0.8
2014 BIR AA 41 6 7 3 0 2 5 3 8 1 0 .189 .268 .432 .243 .241 -0.6 -0.4 -0.1
2014 WNS A+ 218 23 56 14 1 4 26 9 24 2 2 .276 .318 .414 .138 .254 2.6 -0.8 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

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-08-05 2014-08-16 Minors 11 0 - Not Disclosed -

Compensation

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Details

2014 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 3/11/2014 05:35 ET

PCT PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
90o 517 52 119 21 1 11 52 38 123 1 1 .254 .314 .371 .252 3.8 LF 1, 1B -2 0.4
80o 494 47 107 19 1 9 47 34 121 1 0 .238 .296 .348 .238 -3.3 LF 1, 1B -2 -0.4
70o 477 44 99 17 1 9 44 32 119 1 0 .227 .283 .331 .227 -8.1 LF 1, 1B -1 -0.9
60o 463 41 92 16 1 8 42 30 117 1 0 .217 .272 .317 .218 -11.8 LF 1, 1B -1 -1.3
50o 450 38 86 15 1 8 39 28 116 1 0 .208 .261 .303 .210 -15.1 LF 1, 1B -1 -1.7
40o 437 36 80 14 1 7 37 26 114 1 0 .199 .251 .290 .201 -18.2 LF 1, 1B -1 -2.0
30o 423 33 75 13 1 7 34 24 112 1 0 .190 .239 .276 .192 -21.3 LF 1, 1B -1 -2.3
20o 406 30 68 12 1 6 32 22 110 1 0 .179 .226 .260 .182 -24.6 LF 1, 1B -1 -2.7
10o 383 26 57 10 0 5 28 19 106 1 0 .163 .208 .238 .167 -28.6 LF 1, 1B -1 -3.1
Weighted Mean45640901618402911710.212.266.310.214-13.5LF 1, 1B -1-1.5

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Long-Term Forecast (Beyond the 2014 Projections)

Playing time estimates are based on performance, not Depth Charts.
Year Age PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP VORP BRR POS_ADJ REP_ADJ RAA FRAA
20152725025489052215650.206.261.307.213-1.7-15.8-0.6-1.914.9-28.2-0.3
20162825025488052316640.209.267.311.216-1.6-14.0-0.6-2.014.9-26.4-0.3
20172925024468052216640.203.260.304.210-1.9-17.2-0.6-2.114.9-29.5-0.3
20183025025478052216650.204.263.303.212-1.8-16.6-0.6-2.114.9-28.8-0.3
201931600591111911153401570.201.261.299.209-2.5-22.0-1.5-5.314.9-30.1-0.6
202032614601121911153411620.199.258.294.207-2.7-24.1-1.6-5.614.9-31.8-0.6
202133631651252011359401580.217.273.323.222-1.7-15.4-1.6-5.914.9-22.8-0.6
202234630601112111154401700.193.252.290.202-3.0-27.3-1.6-6.114.9-34.6-0.6
202335620591091811051411640.192.252.280.200-3.2-28.7-1.7-6.214.9-35.7-0.6

Upside By Year

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2 94 Jeremy Cleveland 2008 .000 DNP
3 94 Todd Johnson 2011 .000 DNP
4 94 Hunter Mense 2011 .000 DNP
5 92 Billy Hart 2009 .000 DNP
6 91 Joshua Petersen 2009 .000 DNP
7 90 Bobby Stevens 2013 .000 DNP
8 90 Drew T Anderson 2007 .000 DNP
9 90 P.J. Phillips 2013 .000 DNP
10 90 Robert Felmy 2010 .000 DNP
11 89 Michael Mitchell 2012 .000 DNP
12 89 Chuck Caufield 2010 .000 DNP
13 88 Randy Walter 2007 .000 DNP
14 88 Peter Clifford 2010 .000 DNP
15 88 Ricardo Nanita 2007 .000 DNP
16 88 Nick Stavinoha 2008 .168
17 88 Jon Gaston 2013 .000 DNP
18 88 Rand Smith 2013 .000 DNP
19 87 Elian Herrera 2011 .000 DNP
20 87 Adam Calderone 2010 .000 DNP
21 86 Aaron Mathews 2008 .000 DNP
22 86 Lee Cruz 2009 .000 DNP
23 85 Matt Thayer 2008 .000 DNP
24 85 Ramon Santana 2012 .000 DNP
25 85 Cody Haerther 2010 .000 DNP
26 85 Dave Krynzel 2008 .000 DNP
27 84 Adam Loewen 2010 .000 DNP
28 84 Chris Amador 2009 .000 DNP
29 84 Myron Leslie 2008 .000 DNP
30 84 Bill Rhinehart 2011 .000 DNP
31 84 Mike Daniel 2011 .000 DNP
32 84 Daryl Jones 2013 .000 DNP
33 84 Phil Avlas 2009 .000 DNP
34 84 Dustin Martin 2010 .000 DNP
35 84 Angel Molina 2008 .000 DNP
36 84 L.V. Ware 2013 .000 DNP
37 83 Felix Perez 2011 .000 DNP
38 83 Donnie Webb 2012 .000 DNP
39 83 D.J. Wabick 2010 .000 DNP
40 83 Kenneth Williams 2012 .000 DNP
41 83 Leury Bonilla 2011 .000 DNP
42 83 Sheldon Fulse 2008 .000 DNP
43 83 Ty Wright 2011 .000 DNP
44 83 Travis Becktel 2009 .000 DNP
45 82 Alex Frazier 2007 .000 DNP
46 82 Freddy Parejo 2011 .000 DNP
47 82 Chris Emanuele 2010 .000 DNP
48 82 Cory Patton 2008 .000 DNP
49 82 Corey Coles 2008 .000 DNP
50 82 Francisco Plasencia 2010 .000 DNP
51 82 Mark Dolenc 2011 .000 DNP
52 82 Kuo Hui Lo 2012 .000 DNP
53 82 Greg Creek 2009 .000 DNP
54 82 Kent Sakamoto 2010 .000 DNP
55 81 Lucas Montero 2011 .000 DNP
56 81 Jarred Ball 2009 .000 DNP
57 81 Gregory Thomson 2010 .000 DNP
58 81 Rene Tosoni 2013 .000 DNP
59 81 Jay Brossman 2011 .000 DNP
60 81 Austin Krum 2012 .000 DNP
61 81 Mark Ori 2010 .000 DNP
62 81 Michael Carlin 2008 .000 DNP
63 81 Brett Newsome 2013 .000 DNP
64 81 Matt Pali 2007 .000 DNP
65 81 Anthony Webster 2009 .000 DNP
66 81 James Boone 2009 .000 DNP
67 81 Brandon Gemoll 2007 .000 DNP
68 81 Ryan Goleski 2008 .000 DNP
69 81 Chad Spann 2010 .000 DNP
70 81 Rashad Eldridge 2008 .000 DNP
71 81 Steve Moss 2010 .000 DNP
72 81 Garrett Groce 2009 .000 DNP
73 80 Danny Perales 2011 .000 DNP
74 80 Mycal Jones 2013 .000 DNP
75 80 Pat Osborn 2007 .000 DNP
76 80 James McOwen 2012 .000 DNP
77 80 Chris Dominguez 2013 .000 DNP
78 80 Jason Cooper 2007 .000 DNP
79 80 Daniel Ortmeier 2007 .271
80 80 Jose Lozada 2012 .000 DNP
81 80 Val Majewski 2007 .000 DNP
82 80 Jeremy Barnes 2013 .000 DNP
83 80 Greg Thissen 2007 .000 DNP
84 80 Patrick Breen 2008 .000 DNP
85 80 Ricardo Sosa 2010 .000 DNP
86 80 Ryan Klosterman 2008 .000 DNP
87 80 Chris Kroski 2008 .000 DNP
88 80 Carlos Sosa 2008 .000 DNP
89 80 Brian Buscher 2007 .247
90 80 Brandon Powell 2007 .000 DNP
91 80 Vic Buttler 2007 .000 DNP
92 80 Anthony Seratelli 2009 .000 DNP
93 80 Ozzie Lewis 2012 .000 DNP
94 80 Drew Hedman 2013 .000 DNP
95 80 Brent Wyatt 2011 .000 DNP
96 80 Kevin Smith 2010 .000 DNP
97 79 Brad Corley 2010 .000 DNP
98 79 Mario Lisson 2010 .000 DNP
99 79 Jason Christian 2013 .000 DNP
100 79 Carlos Guzman 2012 .000 DNP

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