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Portrait of Stephen Branca

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 25)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
250 .201 2 19 19 1 .194 -0.9
Birth Date4-10-1989
Height6' 1"
Weight170 lbs
Age25 years, 6 months, 13 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
2011
2012
2013
-0.92014
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WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA 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 PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2012 SLO A- 40 165 .213 .259 .337 .368 .263 .302 117 -8 4.5 1.1 1.1 -0.4 -2.5 -0.1 -2.5 -0.1
2012 GIA Rk 3 11 .294 .292 .378 .442 .303 .375 99 0.4 0.3 0.1 -0.4 0.0 0.6 0.0 0.6 0.0
2013 AUG A 46 155 .247 .245 .311 .355 .257 .301 92 -2.2 4.3 -0.4 0.8 -0.3 1.5 0.2 1.8 0.3

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2012 SLO A- 165 15 38 7 0 3 14 11 34 3 0 .248 .299 .353 .105 .213 -2.5 1.1 -0.1
2012 GIA Rk 11 3 3 2 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 .300 .364 .500 .200 .294 0.6 -0.4 0.0
2013 AUG A 155 16 32 6 1 1 12 12 33 2 2 .234 .300 .314 .080 .247 1.8 0.8 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

Injury History

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

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

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Details

2014 Preseason Forecast

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

PCT PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
90o 530 49 124 23 2 6 47 35 129 2 1 .258 .304 .355 .245 7.0 2B 2, SS -3 0.8
80o 503 43 110 21 2 6 42 31 126 2 1 .238 .282 .327 .228 -1.8 2B 2, SS -3 -0.2
70o 483 39 100 19 2 5 39 28 124 2 1 .224 .266 .308 .215 -7.6 2B 2, SS -3 -0.8
60o 466 36 91 17 1 5 36 26 122 2 1 .212 .253 .291 .204 -12.2 2B 2, SS -3 -1.3
50o 450 33 83 16 1 4 34 24 120 2 1 .201 .240 .275 .194 -16.2 2B 2, SS -3 -1.7
40o 434 31 76 14 1 4 31 22 118 1 1 .190 .228 .260 .184 -19.8 2B 2, SS -2 -2.1
30o 417 28 68 13 1 3 29 20 115 1 1 .178 .214 .244 .173 -23.4 2B 1, SS -2 -2.5
20o 397 25 60 11 1 3 26 17 112 1 0 .165 .199 .225 .160 -27.1 2B 1, SS -2 -2.9
10o 370 21 51 9 1 3 22 14 107 1 0 .146 .177 .199 .143 -31.5 2B 1, SS -2 -3.4
Weighted Mean45935871714352512121.208.248.285.200-13.92B 2, SS -3-1.5

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 PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP VORP BRR POS_ADJ REP_ADJ RAA FRAA
20152625023478132015631.206.254.290.203-2.0-18.2-0.41.314.9-34.0-0.2
20162725021447131913661.188.233.264.184-3.3-29.8-0.51.214.9-45.4-0.2
20172825022448132015671.196.245.282.195-2.5-23.0-0.41.114.9-38.7-0.2
201829331296112142620891.199.249.283.196-2.5-22.6-0.71.414.9-38.2-0.2
20193060154110202747381600.200.253.283.199-2.2-20.2-1.22.414.9-36.4-0.4
20203162457113202950391670.198.251.287.199-2.3-20.5-1.22.314.9-36.6-0.4
20213263759112182951441750.194.252.278.197-2.4-21.7-1.32.214.9-37.5-0.4
20223363557112202850411720.195.248.279.195-2.6-23.0-1.32.014.9-38.7-0.4
20233462556112192849401660.196.249.276.194-2.6-23.7-1.41.814.9-39.0-0.4

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
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6 92 Estarlin De Los Santos 2012 .000 DNP
7 91 Andrew Garcia 2011 .000 DNP
8 91 Jordan Kreke 2012 .000 DNP
9 91 Jose Vallejo 2012 .000 DNP
10 90 Jacob Kaase 2011 .000 DNP
11 90 Ivan Contreras 2012 .000 DNP
12 89 Adolfo Gonzalez 2010 .000 DNP
13 89 Timothy Smalling 2013 .000 DNP
14 89 Andy Leer 2013 .000 DNP
15 89 Raul Barron 2011 .000 DNP
16 89 Kurt Mertins 2011 .000 DNP
17 88 Drew Meyer 2007 .000 DNP
18 88 Diogenes Luis 2012 .000 DNP
19 88 Michael Affronti 2009 .000 DNP
20 88 Enrique Cruz 2007 .000 DNP
21 87 Jake Kahaulelio 2010 .000 DNP
22 87 Eugenio Velez 2007 .363
23 87 Peeter Ramos 2007 .000 DNP
24 86 Nate Sutton 2008 .000 DNP
25 86 Dale Mollenhauer 2011 .000 DNP
26 86 Kyle Shelton 2011 .000 DNP
27 86 Matt Macri 2007 .000 DNP
28 86 Christian Colonel 2007 .000 DNP
29 86 Casey Rowlett 2008 .000 DNP
30 86 Christopher Minaker 2009 .000 DNP
31 86 Sammie Starr 2013 .000 DNP
32 85 Tyler Stubblefield 2013 .000 DNP
33 85 Robbie Hudson 2009 .000 DNP
34 85 Taylor Harbin 2011 .000 DNP
35 85 Ryan Curry 2010 .000 DNP
36 85 Christian Lara 2010 .000 DNP
37 85 Casey Frawley 2013 .000 DNP
38 85 Jason Van Kooten 2010 .000 DNP
39 85 Tyler Ladendorf 2013 .000 DNP
40 85 Mike Folli 2011 .000 DNP
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42 85 Agustin Septimo 2009 .000 DNP
43 85 Matthew Hall 2012 .000 DNP
44 84 David Macias 2011 .000 DNP
45 84 Jonathan Malo 2009 .000 DNP
46 84 Casio Grider 2013 .000 DNP
47 84 Ryan Lormand 2011 .000 DNP
48 84 Brian Finegan 2007 .000 DNP
49 84 Justin Toole 2012 .000 DNP
50 84 Shelby Ford 2010 .000 DNP
51 84 Leury Bonilla 2010 .000 DNP
52 84 Jose Lozada 2011 .000 DNP
53 84 Terrence Dayleg 2013 .000 DNP
54 84 Luis Rivera 2009 .000 DNP
55 83 Robbie Shields 2013 .000 DNP
56 83 Toby Gardenhire 2008 .000 DNP
57 83 J.C. Holt 2008 .000 DNP
58 83 Troy Hanzawa 2011 .000 DNP
59 83 Leivi Ventura 2009 .000 DNP
60 83 Tommy Manzella 2008 .000 DNP
61 83 Joel Weeks 2010 .000 DNP
62 83 Al Quintana 2008 .000 DNP
63 83 Juan Sanchez 2012 .000 DNP
64 83 Juan Ciriaco 2009 .000 DNP
65 83 Marc Maddox 2009 .000 DNP
66 83 Adam Heether 2007 .000 DNP
67 82 Davis Stoneburner 2010 .000 DNP
68 82 Vladimir Frias 2012 .000 DNP
69 82 Jayson Nix 2008 .157
70 82 Trevor Lawhorn 2008 .000 DNP
71 82 Grant Buckner 2013 .000 DNP
72 82 Jhon Florentino 2009 .000 DNP
73 82 Juan Gonzalez 2007 .000 DNP
74 82 Vince Rooi 2007 .000 DNP
75 82 Kenneth Williams 2011 .000 DNP
76 82 Drew M Anderson 2008 .000 DNP
77 82 Blake Davis 2009 .000 DNP
78 82 Andrew Pinckney 2007 .000 DNP
79 82 Derrick Arnold 2009 .000 DNP
80 82 Greg Paiml 2010 .000 DNP
81 82 Chris Cunningham 2008 .000 DNP
82 82 Argenis Reyes 2008 .183
83 82 Garrett Groce 2008 .000 DNP
84 81 Michael Bertram 2009 .000 DNP
85 81 Ricardo Sosa 2009 .000 DNP
86 81 Louis Ott 2010 .000 DNP
87 81 Shawn Roof 2010 .000 DNP
88 81 Paul Gran 2011 .000 DNP
89 81 Travis Adair 2013 .000 DNP
90 81 Marcos Yepez 2007 .000 DNP
91 81 Ray Chang 2009 .000 DNP
92 81 Jeff Dominguez 2012 .000 DNP
93 81 Joseph Tucker 2009 .000 DNP
94 81 Keoni Ruth 2010 .000 DNP
95 81 Buck Britton 2011 .000 DNP
96 81 Angel Chavez 2007 .000 DNP
97 81 Joey Wong 2013 .000 DNP
98 80 Leonardo Gil 2013 .000 DNP
99 80 Beau Torbert 2008 .000 DNP
100 80 Jimmy Swift 2013 .000 DNP

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