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Kyle Simon PPhillies

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2016 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 25)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
36.7 4.71 1.36 21 2 1 1 -0.1
Birth Date8-18-1990
Height6' 6"
Weight220 lbs
Age26 years, 1 months, 12 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2012
2013
2014
2015
0.02016
DRA-Based WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP

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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA
2011 DEL A 8 0 8.7 0 2 0 6 2 7 1 .256 98 6.2 2.1 1.0 7.3 64% .208 .224 0.92 4.45 4.15 99 4.62
2011 ABE A- 6 0 8.0 1 0 1 3 3 2 0 .253 102 3.4 3.4 0.0 2.2 83% .130 .125 0.75 3.99 0.00 111 5.86
2012 CLR A+ 7 0 14.3 3 0 1 10 1 14 1 .244 102 6.3 0.6 0.6 8.8 69% .265 .176 0.77 2.77 1.26 83 2.49
2012 FRD A+ 14 14 72.7 2 8 0 86 21 49 8 .270 99 10.7 2.6 1.0 6.1 64% .318 .293 1.47 4.62 3.96 105 5.19
2012 REA AA 13 0 25.3 1 0 2 12 5 21 0 .261 102 4.3 1.8 0.0 7.5 72% .174 .155 0.67 2.25 1.42 74 2.19
2012 PER Wnt 5 5 12.0 2 2 0 21 3 8 0 .000 15.8 2.2 0.0 6.0 0% .438 .000 2.00 3.84 9.00 0 0.00
2013 REA AA 45 0 56.7 2 6 11 58 22 33 4 .263 102 9.2 3.5 0.6 5.2 69% .283 .261 1.41 4.56 4.45 99 4.92
2014 REA AA 36 0 61.3 5 2 3 58 11 33 3 .256 105 8.5 1.6 0.4 4.8 65% .289 .223 1.12 3.65 2.64 93 3.99
2014 LEH AAA 10 0 14.3 0 2 0 19 10 8 0 .255 98 11.9 6.3 0.0 5.0 54% .352 .304 2.02 4.54 9.42 120 6.92

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Injury History  —  No longer being updated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
2013-06-30 2013-07-15 Minors 15 0 Right Elbow Soreness -

Compensation

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Details

2016 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 3/15/2015 05:35 ET

PCT W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR BABIP WHIP ERA DRA VORP WARP
90o 2.2 1.6 1.1 28 3 54.8 46 14 31 5 .256 1.10 3.56 3.87 6.5 0.7
80o 1.9 1.4 1 25 3 48.3 44 13 27 5 .271 1.18 3.95 4.29 3.5 0.4
70o 1.7 1.3 0.8 22 3 43.7 42 13 25 5 .282 1.25 4.23 4.6 1.8 0.2
60o 1.5 1.2 0.8 20 2 39.9 40 12 23 5 .291 1.30 4.48 4.87 0.5 0.1
50o 1.4 1.1 0.7 19 2 36.4 38 12 21 4 .300 1.36 4.71 5.12 -0.5 -0.1
40o 1.2 1 0.6 17 2 33.1 36 11 19 4 .308 1.41 4.95 5.38 -1.3 -0.1
30o 1.1 0.9 0.5 15 2 29.5 33 10 17 4 .318 1.47 5.20 5.66 -2.0 -0.2
20o 0.9 0.8 0.4 13 1 25.5 30 9 15 4 .329 1.55 5.51 5.99 -2.6 -0.3
10o 0.7 0.6 0.3 10 1 20.1 26 8 12 3 .344 1.66 5.95 6.46 -3.0 -0.3
Weighted Mean1.31.10.718235.63711204.2971.344.685.08-0.3-0.0

2016 Rest-of-Season Forecast

Last Update: 9/30/2016 12:13 ET

PCT W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR BABIP WHIP ERA DRA VORP WARP
90o 1.5 1.8 1.1 26 3 51.2 46 14 27 5 .250 1.17 3.84 4.02 -2.0 -0.2
80o 1.3 1.7 0.9 23 3 45.0 44 13 24 5 .265 1.27 4.21 4.41 -3.6 -0.4
70o 1.1 1.5 0.8 21 2 40.7 42 13 22 5 .275 1.34 4.48 4.7 -4.5 -0.5
60o 1 1.4 0.7 19 2 37.2 40 12 20 5 .284 1.40 4.72 4.95 -5.1 -0.6
50o 0.9 1.3 0.6 17 2 33.9 38 12 18 4 .293 1.46 4.94 5.18 -5.5 -0.6
40o 0.8 1.2 0.5 16 2 30.7 36 11 16 4 .301 1.52 5.17 5.42 -5.8 -0.6
30o 0.7 1.1 0.5 14 2 27.4 33 10 15 4 .310 1.59 5.41 5.69 -5.9 -0.6
20o 0.6 0.9 0.4 12 1 23.6 30 9 13 4 .321 1.67 5.71 6 -5.9 -0.6
10o 0.5 0.7 0.3 10 1 18.6 26 8 10 3 .336 1.79 6.12 6.44 -5.5 -0.6
Weighted Mean0.91.30.617233.13711184.2911.444.915.15-5.2-0.6

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
8% 10% 6% 18% 21%

Preseason Long-Term Forecast (Beyond the 2016 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 DRA H/9 BB/9 K/9 HR/9 WARP
201726321414828931481059.3131.475.065.579.83.45.31.1-0.5
20182732138475782644959.3041.384.805.289.33.15.31.1-0.2
201928321404798527461059.3081.424.895.389.73.15.21.1-0.3
202029321394778227451059.3061.414.925.419.53.15.21.2-0.4
202130321384758026441059.3071.414.895.389.63.15.31.2-0.3
20223132135470752441959.3081.414.915.409.63.15.21.2-0.3
20233222134367722339959.3061.414.885.379.63.15.21.2-0.3
20243322132364682137859.3071.404.905.399.63.05.21.1-0.3
20253422131361662036859.3061.404.905.399.72.95.31.2-0.3

Long-Term Forecast Based on RoS PECOTA (Beyond the 2016 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 DRA H/9 BB/9 K/9 HR/9 WARP
201726322444869230501159.3061.414.925.419.63.15.21.1-0.4
20182721126353541733659.3041.354.575.039.22.95.61.0-0.0
201928322444879428541159.3161.404.705.179.72.95.61.1-0.2
20202932136472752642959.2981.404.915.409.33.25.21.1-0.3
202130322444878525611159.2961.264.585.048.82.66.31.1-0.0
20223132135369722348859.3121.384.615.079.43.06.31.0-0.1
20233222132363612051859.3061.294.354.788.82.97.31.10.1

Upside By Year

2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 PEAK 5
3.23.71.41.23.13.512.6

Previous Year Preseason Upside By Year

Yr Proj 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 PEAK 5
20153.23.71.41.23.13.512.6

Comparable Players (Similarity Index 85)

Rank Score Name Year Run Average Trend
1 90 Kyle Waldrop 2011 5.73
2 90 Tim Dillard 2009 12.46
3 89 Brendan Wise 2011 0.00 DNP
4 89 Frank Batista 2014 0.00 DNP
5 89 Blake Maxwell 2010 0.00 DNP
6 89 Carlos Gutierrez 2012 0.00 DNP
7 89 Pat Urckfitz 2014 0.00 DNP
8 89 Zachary Ward 2009 0.00 DNP
9 88 Willy Paredes 2014 0.00 DNP
10 88 Daniel Turpen 2012 0.00 DNP
11 87 Gilbert De La Vara 2010 0.00 DNP
12 87 Matt Avery 2009 0.00 DNP
13 87 Andrew Taylor 2012 11.57
14 87 Levale Speigner 2006 0.00 DNP
15 87 Carlton Smith 2011 0.00 DNP
16 86 Bryson Cox 2010 0.00 DNP
17 86 Craig Italiano 2012 0.00 DNP
18 86 Enerio Del Rosario 2011 5.09
19 86 Donn Roach 2015 10.80
20 86 Chase Huchingson 2014 0.00 DNP
21 86 Kevin Johnson 2014 0.00 DNP
22 85 Franquelis Osoria 2007 5.08
23 85 Nick Christiani 2013 2.25
24 85 Geison Aguasviva 2013 0.00 DNP
25 85 Scott Alexander 2015 4.50
26 85 Arnold Leon 2014 0.00 DNP
27 85 Ramon Troncoso 2008 4.50
28 85 Sean Stidfole 2009 0.00 DNP
29 85 Jay Voss 2012 0.00 DNP
30 85 Patrick Overholt 2009 0.00 DNP
31 85 Fabio Castillo 2014 0.00 DNP
32 85 Adam Bright 2010 0.00 DNP
33 84 Johan Yan 2014 0.00 DNP
34 84 Stephen Penney 2012 0.00 DNP
35 84 Nick Greenwood 2013 0.00 DNP
36 84 Henry Villar 2012 0.00 DNP
37 84 Miguel Gonzalez 2009 0.00 DNP
38 84 Henry Mabee 2011 0.00 DNP
39 84 Waldis Joaquin 2012 0.00 DNP
40 84 Chris Jones 2014 0.00 DNP
41 84 Chris Province 2010 0.00 DNP
42 84 Josh Stinson 2013 3.71
43 84 Brett Jacobson 2012 0.00 DNP
44 84 Reid Santos 2008 0.00 DNP
45 84 Seth Overbey 2009 0.00 DNP
46 84 Danny Burawa 2014 0.00 DNP
47 84 Clayton Tanner 2013 0.00 DNP
48 84 Jesus Rodriguez 2011 0.00 DNP
49 84 Dakota Watts 2013 0.00 DNP
50 84 Xavier Cedeno 2012 4.35
51 83 Keith Couch 2015 0.00 DNP
52 83 Jeffry Antigua 2015 0.00 DNP
53 83 Nathan Baker 2013 0.00 DNP
54 83 Chris Balcom-Miller 2014 0.00 DNP
55 83 Bobby Cassevah 2011 2.72
56 83 Daniel Cooper 2012 0.00 DNP
57 83 Corey Young 2012 0.00 DNP
58 83 Dwayne Pollok 2006 0.00 DNP
59 83 Chad Thall 2011 0.00 DNP
60 83 Kyle Mura 2010 0.00 DNP
61 83 Ruben Medina 2012 0.00 DNP
62 83 Miguel Socolovich 2012 6.06
63 83 Miles Mikolas 2014 6.75
64 83 Dan Jennings 2012 2.84
65 83 Roque Mercedes 2012 0.00 DNP
66 83 Tim Atherton 2015 0.00 DNP
67 83 Greg Holle 2014 0.00 DNP
68 83 Matt Wilhite 2007 0.00 DNP
69 83 Michael Dennhardt 2015 0.00 DNP
70 83 Zach Dials 2011 0.00 DNP
71 83 Trey Barham 2011 0.00 DNP
72 82 Eduardo Figueroa 2014 0.00 DNP
73 82 Amalio Diaz 2012 0.00 DNP
74 82 Matthew Murray 2015 0.00 DNP
75 82 Dean Kiekhefer 2014 0.00 DNP
76 82 Fredy Deza 2008 0.00 DNP
77 82 Jayson Ruhlman 2010 0.00 DNP
78 82 Randy Henry 2015 0.00 DNP
79 82 Jesse Simpson 2012 0.00 DNP
80 82 Eddie McKiernan 2014 0.00 DNP
81 82 Gregory Peavey 2014 0.00 DNP
82 82 Diogenes Rosario 2014 0.00 DNP
83 82 A.J. Shappi 2008 0.00 DNP
84 82 Rob Waite 2012 0.00 DNP
85 82 Scott Snodgress 2015 0.00 DNP
86 82 Jesus Sanchez 2013 0.00 DNP
87 82 Chris Hernandez 2014 0.00 DNP
88 82 Geno Espineli 2008 5.62
89 82 Kyle Parker 2010 0.00 DNP
90 82 Juan Oramas 2015 0.00 DNP
91 82 J.C. Ramirez 2014 0.00 DNP
92 82 Jeff Dietz 2011 0.00 DNP
93 82 Robert Hinton 2010 0.00 DNP
94 82 Daniel Moskos 2011 4.44
95 82 Evan Crawford 2012 6.75
96 82 Tyler Tufts 2012 0.00 DNP
97 82 Brandon Cooney 2011 0.00 DNP
98 82 Rafael Rodriguez 2010 5.79
99 82 Tyler Knigge 2014 0.00 DNP
100 82 Brett Sinkbeil 2010 13.50

Platoon

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of Monday, March 25Zach Mortimer2013-03-26
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of October 22Bradley Ankrom2012-10-23
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Orioles Get America's Favorite DHR.J. Anderson2012-06-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Orioles Get America's Favorite DHKevin Goldstein2012-06-30
This article requires BP Premium accessProspects Will Break Your Heart: Baseball is My Stereo: Yordano Ventura and Mike WrightJason Parks2012-04-17


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2016, Kyle Simon threw 333 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2012 and 2013, all of them occuring in Fall/Winter Ball. In 2013, he relied primarily on his Sinker (91mph), also mixing in a Slider (81mph) and Change (84mph).