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2016 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 25)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date9-11-1990
Height6' 2"
Weight225 lbs
Age25 years, 10 months, 14 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2012
2013
2014
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0.12016
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DRA-Based WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2015 CLE MLB 8 0 8.0 5 2 11 1 .248 108 5.6 2.2 1.1 12.4 35% .250 .198 0.88 2.73 2.25 91 3.58 0.1
2016 CLE MLB 1 0 1.0 2 0 0 0 .249 18.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 25% .500 .270 2.00 3.13 9.00 107 4.75 0.0
CareerMLB909.072111.248967.02.01.011.033%.300.2061.002.773.00933.710.1

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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2011 MHV A- 1 0 2.0 1 0 2 0 .227 117 4.5 0.0 0.0 9.0 25% .250 .078 0.50 1.36 0.00
2012 LKC A 2 0 3.7 1 2 4 0 .239 100 2.5 4.9 0.0 9.8 25% .125 .185 0.82 2.81 0.00
2012 CAR A+ 26 0 43.7 31 23 52 0 .261 96 6.4 4.7 0.0 10.7 42% .307 .222 1.24 3.00 2.06
2012 AKR AA 17 0 20.3 12 12 22 0 .264 99 5.3 5.3 0.0 9.7 39% .261 .193 1.18 2.96 0.89
2012 SCO Wnt 5 0 5.7 2 4 3 0 .000 3.2 6.4 0.0 4.8 0% .125 .000 1.06 5.51 0.00
2013 AKR AA 30 0 33.0 32 21 43 2 .266 97 8.7 5.7 0.5 11.7 36% .353 .286 1.61 3.60 4.09
2013 CLE Rk 3 0 4.0 3 0 5 1 .263 91 6.8 0.0 2.2 11.2 40% .222 .213 0.75 4.75 4.50
2014 AKR AA 44 0 51.0 39 19 68 3 .263 102 6.9 3.4 0.5 12.0 41% .310 .222 1.14 2.63 2.12
2014 COH AAA 5 0 5.0 4 3 4 1 .243 109 7.2 5.4 1.8 7.2 53% .214 .264 1.40 6.16 5.40
2015 CLE MLB 8 0 8.0 5 2 11 1 .248 108 5.6 2.2 1.1 12.4 35% .250 .198 0.88 2.73 2.25
2015 COH AAA 46 0 49.7 37 26 80 0 .253 109 6.7 4.7 0.0 14.5 43% .363 .208 1.27 1.63 2.36
2016 CLE MLB 1 0 1.0 2 0 0 0 .249 18.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 25% .500 .270 2.00 3.13 9.00
2016 COH AAA 37 0 38.7 24 27 58 0 .252 5.6 6.3 0.0 13.5 46% .300 .222 1.32 2.47 2.33

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
2015 130 0.5154 0.4385 0.6667 0.5522 0.3175 0.7838 0.4500 0.3333
2016 13 0.6923 0.5385 0.8571 0.6667 0.2500 0.8333 1.0000 0.1429
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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
2013-04-20 2013-06-30 Minors 71 0 Left Hand - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2016 CLE $
2015 CLE $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 41 d1 year (2016)

Details
  • 1 year (2016). Re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/16.
  • 1 year (2015). Contract selected by Cleveland 11/20/14. Re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/15.
  • Drafted by Cleveland 2011 (18-548) (East Carolina). $0.325M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .143 .200 .214 .156
11 vs R (Multi) .214 .267 .500 .241
18 Split (Multi) -.071 -.067 -.286 -.085
19 LgAvg (Multi) .009 .023 .019 .016
30 vs L (2015) .143 .200 .214 .156
31 vs R (2015) .214 .267 .500 .241
38 Split (2015) -.071 -.067 -.286 -.085
39 LgAvg (2015) .009 .024 .022 .017

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BP Articles

Shawn Armstrong is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
2016 Prospects: Cleveland Indians Top 10 ProspectsBP Prospect Staff2016-01-15
2016 Prospects: Cleveland Indians Top 10 ProspectsChristopher Crawford2016-01-15
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessGet to Know: Relief Pitcher ProspectsCraig Goldstein2015-03-03
This article requires BP Premium access2015 Prospects: Cleveland Indians Top 10 ProspectsBP Prospect Staff2015-01-14
This article requires BP Premium access2015 Prospects: Cleveland Indians Top 10 ProspectsChris Mellen2015-01-14
This article requires BP Premium accessThe 40-Man Additions: American LeagueJeff Moore2014-11-24
This article requires BP Premium accessThe 40-Man Additions: American LeagueTucker Blair2014-11-24
Overthinking It: The BP Staff Tries to Trade, and Trade for, David PriceBaseball Prospectus2014-06-27
Overthinking It: The BP Staff Tries to Trade, and Trade for, David PriceBen Lindbergh2014-06-27
PECOTA Takes on Prospects: Introduction: I Now Pronounce You Scout and StatAndrew Koo2014-04-15
Measuring Pitching with TrackMan: The Secrets of Fastball SpinZach Day2013-12-05
This article requires BP Premium accessProspects Will Break Your Heart: Cleveland Indians Top 10 ProspectsJason Parks2013-11-27
This article requires BP Premium accessProspects Will Break Your Heart: Cleveland Indians Top 10 ProspectsJason Parks2012-11-20


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Shawn Armstrong has thrown 277 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2013 and 2016, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2016, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (94mph), also mixing in a Curve (83mph) and Slider (90mph).