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Portrait of Sean Bierman

Sean Bierman PBraves

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 25)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
69.0 5.09 1.46 42 3 5 0 -0.5
Birth Date10-20-1988
Height6' 0"
Weight195 lbs
Age26 years, 0 months, 4 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
2010
2011
2012
2013
-0.52014
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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
2012 BGR A 2 2 9.3 5.52 80 .368 .269 .336 .394 .272 .406 97 -0.3 -0.0 -0.3 -0.0
2012 HUD A- 11 11 52.3 4.29 99 .239 .243 .315 .344 .264 .325 96 3.9 0.4 3.9 0.4
2013 BGR A 13 13 67.0 5.37 87 .227 .254 .325 .375 .258 .256 104 3.5 0.4 3.5 0.4
2013 PCH A+ 5 1 21.3 3.27 126 .178 .247 .315 .356 .249 .246 98 3.7 0.4 3.7 0.4
2014 KAN A 2 2 9.0 8.86 20 .318 .253 .337 .384 .258 .344 106 -2.0 -0.2 -2.0 -0.2
2014 ROM A 2 0 10.3 3.41 127 .212 .256 .330 .381 .267 .241 99 2.2 0.2 2.2 0.2
2014 LYN A+ 1 0 1.0 2.49 147 .006 .263 .353 .485 .294 .000 103 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0
2014 WNS A+ 5 0 5.3 5.27 98 .300 .259 .320 .375 .252 .267 112 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0

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
2012 HUD A- 4 2 0 11 11 52.3 55 5 36 2 62% .325 9.5 0.9 0.3 6.2 1.15 2.75 3.9 0.4
2012 BGR A 1 1 0 2 2 9.3 15 4 9 2 62% .406 14.5 3.9 1.9 8.7 2.04 8.68 -0.3 -0.0
2013 BGR A 5 4 0 13 13 67.0 57 14 52 7 60% .256 7.7 1.9 0.9 7.0 1.06 2.69 3.5 0.4
2013 PCH A+ 1 1 0 5 1 21.3 16 0 16 0 52% .246 6.8 0.0 0.0 6.8 0.75 2.11 3.7 0.4
2014 LYN A+ 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0 0 1 0 0% .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 0.00 0.00 0.2 0.0
2014 WNS A+ 0 0 0 5 0 5.3 5 4 6 1 44% .267 8.4 6.8 1.7 10.1 1.69 3.38 0.3 0.0
2014 KAN A 0 1 0 2 2 9.0 13 4 5 2 65% .344 13.0 4.0 2.0 5.0 1.89 7.00 -2.0 -0.2
2014 ROM A 2 0 0 2 0 10.3 7 4 11 0 52% .241 6.1 3.5 0.0 9.6 1.06 0.00 2.2 0.2

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 W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR BABIP WHIP ERA FRA VORP WARP
90o 4.5 5.3 0.1 18 16 86.4 80 27 47 11 .254 1.24 4.16 4.52 5.9 0.6
80o 3.9 5.2 0.1 16 14 78.4 79 27 42 10 .270 1.35 4.62 5.03 1.1 0.1
70o 3.5 5.1 0.1 15 13 72.9 78 26 39 10 .282 1.43 4.97 5.41 -1.9 -0.2
60o 3.1 4.9 0.1 14 12 68.3 77 26 37 10 .292 1.50 5.28 5.74 -4.0 -0.4
50o 2.8 4.8 0.1 13 12 64.0 75 26 35 10 .302 1.58 5.57 6.05 -5.6 -0.6
40o 2.5 4.7 0.1 12 11 59.9 74 25 32 10 .311 1.65 5.87 6.38 -7.1 -0.7
30o 2.2 4.5 0 12 10 55.7 72 25 30 10 .322 1.73 6.19 6.73 -8.4 -0.9
20o 1.9 4.4 0 10 9 50.8 69 24 27 9 .334 1.83 6.58 7.16 -9.5 -1.0
10o 1.5 4.1 0 9 8 44.4 66 22 24 9 .351 1.98 7.15 7.77 -10.5 -1.1
Weighted Mean2.84.70.1131163.273253410.2991.565.526-5.3-0.5

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 W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR GB% BABIP WHIP ERA FRA H/9 BB/9 K/9 HR/9 WARP
201526780272315215856962352.2811.414.775.189.43.35.71.4-0.2
2016277902925165173631102452.2881.434.795.209.53.46.01.3-0.3
201728690272315016854962452.2981.485.135.5710.13.25.81.4-0.9
2018297902924163176541032552.2901.414.795.219.73.05.71.4-0.3
2019307902823155168531022452.2931.434.825.249.83.15.91.4-0.3
202031670242113514647912052.2951.434.735.149.73.16.11.3-0.1
202132670232013013944851952.2921.414.745.159.63.15.91.3-0.2
202233570221912313241791852.2921.414.755.169.73.05.81.3-0.2
202334560211811812739761752.2921.414.705.119.73.05.81.3-0.1

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
2.12.50.52.42.92.110.5

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