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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 23)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
126.7 5.45 1.55 62 6 9 0 -1.3
Birth Date8-17-1990
Height6' 5"
Weight195 lbs
Age24 years, 2 months, 8 days
BatsL
ThrowsR
2010
2011
2012
2013
-1.32014
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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

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 GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2011 MHV A- 9 8 41.3 4.71 104 .233 .247 .326 .346 .258 .287 105 4.0 0.4 4.0 0.4
2012 LKC A 5 5 31.0 4.97 95 .244 .248 .322 .378 .260 .236 100 2.1 0.2 2.1 0.2
2012 CAR A+ 24 19 122.0 5.08 90 .283 .258 .328 .388 .262 .327 96 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0
2013 CAR A+ 4 4 20.7 6.08 82 .294 .252 .325 .375 .251 .333 108 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0
2013 AKR AA 23 21 134.0 4.63 94 .270 .256 .328 .391 .269 .315 99 11.1 1.2 11.1 1.2
2014 AKR AA 27 27 161.0 4.62 98 .260 .268 .333 .406 .268 .303 102 13.6 1.4 13.6 1.4

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 MHV A- 1 3 0 9 8 41.3 37 7 29 2 50% .287 8.1 1.5 0.4 6.3 1.06 3.27 4.0 0.4
2012 LKC A 2 1 0 5 5 31.0 26 8 13 1 53% .236 7.5 2.3 0.3 3.8 1.10 2.90 2.1 0.2
2012 CAR A+ 5 10 0 24 19 122.0 146 30 77 10 44% .327 10.8 2.2 0.7 5.7 1.44 5.68 0.3 0.0
2013 AKR AA 7 9 0 23 21 134.0 147 32 90 13 42% .315 9.9 2.1 0.9 6.0 1.34 4.57 11.1 1.2
2013 CAR A+ 1 3 0 4 4 20.7 26 4 17 4 39% .333 11.3 1.7 1.7 7.4 1.45 6.10 0.2 0.0
2014 AKR AA 12 12 0 27 27 161.0 170 36 98 13 47% .303 9.5 2.0 0.7 5.5 1.28 4.08 13.6 1.4

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

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status

Details

2014 Preseason Forecast

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

PCT W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR BABIP WHIP ERA FRA VORP WARP
90o 9 8.8 0 27 27 146.8 150 41 72 18 .271 1.30 4.29 4.66 5.9 0.6
80o 8.2 9 0 25 25 139.8 152 42 69 18 .283 1.38 4.68 5.08 -0.9 -0.1
70o 7.7 9 0 24 24 134.8 153 42 66 18 .292 1.44 4.96 5.39 -5.4 -0.5
60o 7.2 9.1 0 24 24 130.6 154 42 64 19 .300 1.50 5.21 5.66 -8.8 -0.9
50o 6.8 9.1 0 23 23 126.8 154 42 62 19 .307 1.55 5.44 5.92 -11.8 -1.2
40o 6.4 9.2 0 22 22 123.0 155 42 60 19 .314 1.60 5.68 6.17 -14.5 -1.5
30o 6 9.2 0 22 22 119.0 155 43 58 19 .322 1.66 5.94 6.45 -17.1 -1.7
20o 5.5 9.2 0 21 21 114.4 155 43 56 19 .331 1.73 6.24 6.79 -19.9 -2.0
10o 4.9 9.2 0 20 20 108.1 156 43 53 19 .344 1.83 6.68 7.26 -23.2 -2.4
Weighted Mean6.89.102323126.7153426218.3061.545.425.89-11.5-1.2

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 W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR GB% BABIP WHIP ERA FRA H/9 BB/9 K/9 HR/9 WARP
201524670181810812333631642.3011.455.005.4310.32.85.31.3-0.5
201625670181810712430601542.3061.444.905.3310.52.55.11.3-0.4
20172656016169310526551342.3011.414.685.0910.22.55.31.3-0.1
2018275601515879923521242.3041.414.705.1110.32.45.41.2-0.1
20192856015159010223531242.3011.384.625.0210.22.35.31.2-0.1
2020294501414829221521142.3031.384.504.8910.12.35.71.20.1
2021305501414839321501142.3031.384.464.8510.12.35.41.20.1
2022314501313798720501042.3021.364.344.7110.02.35.71.10.2
202332440131375831848942.3021.354.304.6810.02.25.81.10.2

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
out of baseball0.22.5out of baseballout of baseballout of baseball2.8

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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Will Roberts threw 200 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2013, all of them occuring in Fall/Winter Ball. In 2013, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (91mph) and Slider (85mph), also mixing in a Change (83mph), Curve (78mph) and Sinker (90mph).