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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 24)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date6-17-1990
Height6' 2"
Weight220 lbs
Age24 years, 3 months, 14 days
BatsR
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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 ARI 24 3 3 14.0 14.0 0.0 0 1 0 0 1 0 60 13 6 6 0 15 8 7 1 10 3.86 3.60 3.75 2.6 0.3
Career3314.014.00.0010010601366015871103.863.603.752.60.3

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 DIA Rk 1 1 1.0 0.39 193 .290 .316 .365 .448 .277 .500 111 1.8 0.2 1.8 0.2
2012 VIS A+ 30 22 122.3 5.41 92 .257 .270 .343 .422 .279 .324 100 18.8 1.9 18.8 1.9
2013 VIS A+ 6 6 31.0 4.18 122 .255 .250 .320 .402 .270 .341 109 8.2 0.8 8.2 0.8
2013 MOB AA 21 21 126.3 4.24 98 .241 .238 .308 .357 .252 .292 98 5.6 0.6 8.3 0.8
2014 ARI MLB 3 3 14.0 3.75 113 .230 .252 .308 .381 .258 .317 107 2.2 0.2 2.6 0.3
2014 MOB AA 9 9 55.0 4.28 97 .242 .248 .319 .369 .260 .280 94 3.0 0.3 4.1 0.4
2014 RNO AAA 17 16 92.7 5.97 94 .272 .275 .341 .424 .265 .339 113 7.3 0.7 9.6 0.8

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 DIA Rk 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 1 0 2 0 0% .500 9.0 0.0 0.0 18.0 1.00 0.00 1.8 0.2
2012 VIS A+ 6 6 0 30 22 122.3 112 69 150 12 53% .324 8.2 5.1 0.9 11.0 1.48 4.93 18.8 1.9
2013 VIS A+ 3 1 0 6 6 31.0 32 14 32 1 47% .341 9.3 4.1 0.3 9.3 1.48 4.65 8.2 0.8
2013 MOB AA 10 7 0 21 21 126.3 118 41 87 5 53% .292 8.4 2.9 0.4 6.2 1.26 2.85 8.3 0.8
2014 MOB AA 4 1 0 9 9 55.0 49 19 41 4 46% .280 8.0 3.1 0.7 6.7 1.24 1.96 4.1 0.4
2014 RNO AAA 5 6 0 17 16 92.7 111 39 73 11 52% .339 10.8 3.8 1.1 7.1 1.62 5.34 9.6 0.8
2014 ARI MLB 0 1 0 3 3 14.0 13 8 10 0 56% .317 8.4 5.1 0.0 6.4 1.50 3.86 2.6 0.3

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 257 0.4708 0.4397 0.8407 0.6529 0.2500 0.8608 0.7941 0.1593
Career2570.47080.43970.84070.65290.250.86080.79410.1593

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2010-03-01 2010-06-05 Coll 96 0 Left Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery - Date Is Estimated - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 ARI $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 0 dJoe Bick1 year (2014)

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Contract selected by Arizona 8/8/14.
  • Drafted by Arizona 2011 (1s-43) (Kent State). $0.875M signing bonus.

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BP Articles

Andrew Chafin is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: September 18, 2014Daniel Rathman2014-09-18
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Rays to the TopR.J. Anderson2014-09-16
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of Thursday, September 4thJeff Moore2014-09-05
The Week in Quotes: August 11-17, 2014Nick Bacarella2014-08-18
Daily League Strategy: Rollin' on RossPaul Sporer2014-08-15
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: August 13, 2014Daniel Rathman2014-08-13
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of May 16-18Jeff Moore2014-05-19
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of Wednesday, May 7Jeff Moore2014-05-08
This article requires BP Premium accessSkewed Left: The Squandered Promise of the Diamondbacks RotationZachary Levine2014-04-24
This article requires BP Premium accessProspects Will Break Your Heart: Arizona Diamondbacks Top 10 ProspectsJason Parks2014-01-17
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFive to Watch: Post-Hype Prospects for 2014Craig Goldstein2013-08-19
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of June 21-23Zach Mortimer2013-06-24
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of Tuesday, April 9Zach Mortimer2013-04-10
This article requires BP Premium accessProspects Will Break Your Heart: Arizona Diamondbacks Top 10 ProspectsJason Parks2013-01-07
This article requires BP Premium accessProspect Push: Prospect-for-Prospect TradesJason Churchill2012-10-19
The Lineup Card: 10 Picks for the 2015 World ChampsBaseball Prospectus2012-06-14
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of May 21Kevin Goldstein2012-05-22
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Monday Morning Ten PackKevin Goldstein2012-04-30
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of August 18Kevin Goldstein2012-04-19
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: 2011 Draft ClassKevin Goldstein2012-04-18
Future Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of April 12Kevin Goldstein2012-04-13
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Minor League Road TripsKevin Goldstein2012-04-11
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Arizona Diamondbacks Top 11 ProspectsKevin Goldstein2012-02-23
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Top Nine High-Ceiling Prospect RotationsKevin Goldstein2012-02-21


BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2014-01-06 13:00:00 (link to chat)Where do you think Andrew Chafin ultimately ends up - bullpen or rotation?
(bcreagh from Chicago)
As a LHP with a plus slider and command issues, he smells like a reliever to me. (Jeff Moore)


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Andrew Chafin has thrown 286 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2013 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (92mph), also mixing in a Sinker (92mph), Slider (81mph) and Change (83mph).