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2014 Rest-of-Season Projections (seasonal age 25)
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Birth Date8-1-1988
Height6' 1"
Weight190 lbs
Age26 years, 1 months, 17 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
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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 SEA 25 29 29 163.7 163.7 0.0 10 12 0 0 8 1 693 151 77 70 16 235 64 61 11 143 3.85 4.05 4.24 6.1 0.8
Career2929163.7163.70.0101200816931517770162356461111433.854.054.246.10.8

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 CLN A 7 7 36.3 6.42 52 .311 .253 .317 .368 .261 .330 94 -4.0 -0.4 -4.0 -0.4
2011 MRN Rk 1 0 1.0 4.93 109 .224 .248 .285 .347 .230 .333 96 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0
2011 PUL Rk 3 1 11.0 6.32 74 .222 .275 .343 .425 .280 .324 94 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0
2012 HDS A+ 26 26 148.3 5.27 108 .245 .272 .337 .427 .277 .281 114 25.9 2.6 25.9 2.6
2012 LAR Wnt 6 6 19.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .406 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 WTN AA 22 22 130.0 3.82 112 .248 .246 .322 .371 .260 .286 101 15.7 1.7 15.7 1.7
2014 SEA MLB 29 29 163.7 4.24 90 .273 .253 .312 .389 .260 .294 93 6.8 0.7 6.1 0.8
2014 TAC AAA 1 1 5.0 2.44 140 .016 .278 .353 .446 .287 .000 83 1.4 0.1 1.4 0.1

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 PUL Rk 1 0 0 3 1 11.0 11 3 8 0 56% .324 9.0 2.5 0.0 6.5 1.27 0.82 0.2 0.0
2011 MRN Rk 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 33% .333 9.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.00 0.00 0.1 0.0
2011 CLN A 4 2 0 7 7 36.3 41 18 33 7 45% .330 10.2 4.5 1.7 8.2 1.62 5.45 -4.0 -0.4
2012 LAR Wnt 0 2 0 6 6 19.0 28 10 16 2 0% .406 13.3 4.7 0.9 7.6 2.00 4.74 0.0 0.0
2012 HDS A+ 11 6 0 26 26 148.3 136 41 128 19 45% .281 8.3 2.5 1.2 7.8 1.19 3.76 25.9 2.6
2013 WTN AA 6 11 0 22 22 130.0 112 50 121 9 44% .286 7.8 3.5 0.6 8.4 1.25 3.18 15.7 1.7
2014 SEA MLB 10 12 0 29 29 163.7 151 64 143 16 48% .294 8.3 3.5 0.9 7.9 1.31 3.85 6.1 0.8
2014 TAC AAA 1 0 0 1 1 5.0 0 1 6 0 67% .000 0.0 1.8 0.0 10.8 0.20 0.00 1.4 0.1

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 2608 0.4536 0.4410 0.7774 0.6365 0.2786 0.8752 0.5919 0.2209
Career26080.45360.4410.77740.63650.27860.87520.59190.2209

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-09-18 - DTD - - Left Elbow Stiffness -
2014-07-22 2014-07-27 DTD 5 5 Left Forearm Cramp -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 SEA $500,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2011Current$500,000
1 yrTotal$500,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 0 d1 year/$0.5M (2014)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014). Contract selected by Seattle 3/30/14.
  • Signed by Seattle 5/3/11 as an amateur free agent from Cuba.

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BP Articles

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This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Starting Pitcher Planner: Week 25Wilson Karaman2014-09-12
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Starting Pitcher Planner: Week 23Wilson Karaman2014-08-29
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Starting Pitcher Planner: Week 22Wilson Karaman2014-08-22
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessThe Stash List: 18th Edition: The Final QuestBret Sayre2014-08-19
This article requires BP Premium accessIn A Pickle: The Players We Missed (2014)Jason Wojciechowski2014-08-07
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFree Agent Watch: Week 18Bret Sayre2014-07-31
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFree Agent Watch: Week 18Mike Gianella2014-07-31
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Freestyle: The MLB Trade Landscape, BuyersMike Gianella2014-07-21
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Starting Pitcher Planner: Week 17Wilson Karaman2014-07-18
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessDeep Impact: Week 14Ben Carsley2014-07-08
This article requires BP Premium accessOverthinking It: The Players PECOTA Has MissedBen Lindbergh2014-06-19
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Freestyle: A Deeper Look at FAAB in Deeper LeaguesMike Gianella2014-06-18
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessDeep Impact: Week 10Ben Carsley2014-06-10
Working the Count: The Five-Day Pitcher Injury ZoneNoah Woodward2014-05-30
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Starting Pitcher Planner: Week NineWilson Karaman2014-05-23
BP Unfiltered: This Week's New Pitching Lines, 5/16Sam Miller2014-05-16
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFree Agent Watch: Week SixBret Sayre2014-05-08
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFree Agent Watch: Week SixMike Gianella2014-05-08
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Starting Pitcher Planner: Week SixWilson Karaman2014-05-02
BP Unfiltered: This Week's New Pitching Lines, 4/25Sam Miller2014-04-25
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessDeep Impact: Week TwoBen Carsley2014-04-16
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Weekend Wrap-Up, 4/14Daniel Rathman2014-04-14
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Starting Pitcher Planner: Week ThreeWilson Karaman2014-04-11
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFree Agent Watch: Week TwoMike Gianella2014-04-10
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: It's Been One WeekSam Miller2014-04-07
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This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Preview: AL West 2014 Preseason PreviewR.J. Anderson2014-03-28


BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2014-06-27 14:00:00 (link to chat)What are your thoughts on Roenis Elias? He has looked pretty good so far this season. Can he keep it up and potentially develop into a 2/3 starter?
(Steve from Chicago)
Elias has an excellent breaking ball, but his delivery can be very inconsistent. He lacks power in the delivery and his stability wavers, and he makes some alterations when pitching from the stretch that harm his ability to repeat. He certainly could develop into a No. 3, but that will depend on how well he can harness his repetition. (Doug Thorburn)
2014-06-13 13:00:00 (link to chat)Although he got shelled last night, what have been your overall thoughts on Roenis Elias? Is he for real, or is this just some sustained flukey success?
(Danny from Chicago)
Ehhh... he's just kinda whatever to me. I thought he'd collapse when he first came up, but after seeing a handful of starts, I think he can be a reasonable high-3.00s, low-4.00s guy with the occasional gem. (Paul Sporer)
2014-05-21 13:00:00 (link to chat)What's your opinion on Roenis Elias' career outlook? (Can I also say "HI" to our pal Boxy, it's dusty and dark in the basement, we worry he's becoming weird!)
(silvergun from ON)
I didn't really consider him for the SP Guide bc he was 24 in AA, but he has impressed. I don't think he's *special*, but I think he's got some real talent capable of being fantasy viable in most formats (probably not much more than a streamer option in 10-12 tm leagues) (Paul Sporer)
2014-04-16 19:00:00 (link to chat)I'm in a 10 team mixed league with QS in place of W. Right now my starters are Strasburg, Sonny Gray, and Michael Pineda. I have an open roster spot I want to fill with another starter to give me a shot at competing in QS. I figure I might as well grab another long shot starter to join Gray and Pineda. I have it narrowed down to Danny Salazar, Jose Quintana, Taijuan Walker, or Roenis Elias. Who's my best bet?
(Kyle from Detroit)
Good god man, step away from Roenis Elias. Out of the options you listed, Quintana is the safest bet while Salazar provides the highest upside. If you're truly just going for QS, I guess I'd go Quintana. I like Salazar a bit more overall, though, even if he's overrated. Walker's injury scares me now, so I'm staying away. (Ben Carsley)
2014-04-03 19:30:00 (link to chat)Who is this Roenis Elias guy? Why isn't he in ESPN's database yet? What kind of crackerjack operation are they running over there?
(RotoLando from Cloud City)
He's making the jump from Double-A, iirc and wasn't much of a prospect. It's understandable, though frustrating if you're in a deep league (Craig Goldstein)


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Roenis Elias has thrown 2,703 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (93mph), Change (86mph) and Curve (80mph), also mixing in a Sinker (93mph). He also rarely throws a Cutter (90mph).