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2015 Full Season Projections (seasonal age 26)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date2-20-1988
Height6' 1"
Weight200 lbs
Age27 years, 3 months, 4 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2011
2012
2013
0.22014
0.32015
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WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G GS IP IP-SP IP-RP W L SV BS QS BQS PA H R ER HR TB BB UBB HBP SO ERA FIP FRA VORP WARP
2014 TEX 26 9 0 9.3 0.0 9.3 1 0 0 1 0 0 35 6 1 1 0 7 2 2 0 8 0.96 2.09 2.60 2.0 0.2
2015 TEX 27 2 0 3.0 0.0 3.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 2 3 3 2 8 1 1 1 4 9.00 11.07 14.10 -2.2 -0.2
Career11012.30.012.310010047844215331122.924.274.69-0.2-0.0

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2011 IDA Rk 19 2 39.7 3.35 146 .240 .283 .352 .453 .276 .396 110 17.4 1.7 17.4 1.7
2012 IDA Rk 16 8 57.0 4.15 131 .284 .289 .362 .433 .277 .434 112 24.2 2.3 24.2 2.3
2013 WIL A+ 25 2 64.3 3.70 124 .217 .258 .334 .388 .256 .288 103 14.2 1.4 14.2 1.4
2013 NWA AA 12 0 18.0 3.00 132 .187 .250 .317 .385 .260 .250 102 4.1 0.4 4.1 0.4
2014 TEX MLB 9 0 9.3 2.60 137 .156 .250 .312 .377 .253 .240 99 2.0 0.2 2.0 0.2
2014 OMA AAA 34 0 46.3 5.61 86 .227 .270 .337 .425 .267 .179 96 1.6 0.2 1.6 0.2
2014 ROU AAA 15 0 16.0 2.92 144 .226 .284 .354 .427 .276 .395 101 5.5 0.5 5.5 0.5
2015 TEX MLB 2 0 3.0 14.10 -142 .407 .219 .289 .386 .259 .000 97 -2.2 -0.2 -2.2 -0.2
2015 ROU AAA 11 0 12.3 2.38 152 .215 .260 .335 .391 .255 .323 103 4.4 0.4 4.4 0.4

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR GB% BABIP H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 WHIP ERA VORP WARP
2011 IDA Rk 3 1 2 19 2 39.7 42 15 56 0 55% .396 9.5 3.4 0.0 12.7 1.44 3.40 17.4 1.7
2012 IDA Rk 0 7 0 16 8 57.0 67 21 84 4 46% .434 10.6 3.3 0.6 13.3 1.54 6.32 24.2 2.3
2013 WIL A+ 5 2 2 25 2 64.3 49 20 76 5 46% .288 6.9 2.8 0.7 10.6 1.07 1.96 14.2 1.4
2013 NWA AA 0 0 0 12 0 18.0 9 6 27 1 42% .250 4.5 3.0 0.5 13.5 0.83 1.50 4.1 0.4
2014 OMA AAA 4 3 14 34 0 46.3 26 22 60 9 43% .179 5.1 4.3 1.7 11.7 1.04 4.08 1.6 0.2
2014 ROU AAA 1 1 4 15 0 16.0 16 3 25 1 44% .395 9.0 1.7 0.6 14.1 1.19 3.38 5.5 0.5
2014 TEX MLB 1 0 0 9 0 9.3 6 2 8 0 52% .240 5.8 1.9 0.0 7.7 0.86 0.96 2.0 0.2
2015 TEX MLB 0 0 0 2 0 3.0 2 1 4 2 17% .000 6.0 3.0 6.0 12.0 1.00 9.00 -2.2 -0.2
2015 ROU AAA 0 0 2 11 0 12.3 10 4 17 0 35% .323 7.3 2.9 0.0 12.4 1.14 0.73 4.4 0.4

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 142 0.5563 0.4718 0.7313 0.6076 0.3016 0.7917 0.5789 0.2687
2015 46 0.4130 0.3478 0.6250 0.5789 0.1852 0.7273 0.4000 0.3750
Career1880.52120.44150.70530.60060.27310.77590.53510.2947

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
2015 TEX $
2014 TEX $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 25 d1 year/$0.5085M (2015)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.5085M (2015). Re-signed by Texas 2/27/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Acquired by Texas in trade from Kansas City 7/16/14. Contract selected by Texas 9/2/14.
  • Drafted by Kansas City 2011 (24-726) (SIU-Edwardsville).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .273 .333 .364 .212
11 vs R (Multi) .136 .174 .136 .126
18 Split (Multi) .136 .159 .227 .085
19 LgAvg (Multi) .008 .020 .017 .015
30 vs L (2014) .273 .333 .364 .212
31 vs R (2014) .136 .174 .136 .126
38 Split (2014) .136 .159 .227 .085
39 LgAvg (2014) .007 .019 .010 .013

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BP Articles

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BP Unfiltered: The 2014 Trade Deadline Transaction Analysis Thread BP Staff2014-07-31
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Cahilling TimeR.J. Anderson2014-07-18


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Spencer Patton has thrown 213 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2014 and 2015, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2015, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (93mph), also mixing in a Slider (84mph) and Change (82mph).