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Portrait of Kenneth Diekroeger

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 23)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
250 .174 3 17 19 1 .165 -1.2
Birth Date11-5-1990
Height6' 2"
Weight190 lbs
Age23 years, 11 months, 17 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
2011
2012
2013
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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 BNC Rk 52 222 .229 .255 .331 .383 .257 .252 102 -8.1 6.9 -0.2 -3.7 1.5 -1.1 -0.5 -1.1 -0.5
2013 LEX A 66 236 .139 .242 .318 .353 .259 .259 89 -29.3 6.5 -0.4 2.7 -0.4 -21.0 -1.9 -21.0 -1.9
2013 WIL A+ 33 127 .183 .255 .322 .376 .249 .244 100 -10.8 3.7 -0.6 3.0 -1.2 -7.3 -0.4 -7.3 -0.4
2014 LEX A 51 209 .256 .267 .333 .389 .264 .292 105 -0.8 6.0 0.4 4.8 0.5 7.3 1.3 7.3 1.3
2014 WIL A+ 47 171 .242 .254 .321 .382 .258 .274 91 -3.4 5.0 0 0.4 1.2 3.0 0.3 3.0 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 BNC Rk 222 21 42 6 1 8 33 18 60 5 0 .208 .275 .366 .158 .229 -1.1 -3.7 -0.5
2013 WIL A+ 127 8 25 1 1 3 15 3 28 0 3 .207 .232 .306 .099 .183 -7.3 3.0 -0.4
2013 LEX A 236 11 31 2 1 1 7 15 101 1 2 .142 .201 .174 .032 .139 -21.0 2.7 -1.9
2014 WIL A+ 171 17 32 2 1 1 8 18 37 6 1 .212 .296 .258 .046 .242 3.0 0.4 0.3
2014 LEX A 209 24 50 9 1 5 21 11 34 6 3 .265 .309 .402 .138 .256 7.3 4.8 1.3

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 522 44 110 16 2 9 47 21 171 2 1 .225 .255 .323 .211 -10.9 2B 9, SS 0 -0.3
80o 497 39 97 14 2 8 42 18 167 1 1 .208 .236 .298 .195 -17.9 2B 9, SS 0 -1.1
70o 479 35 88 13 2 7 39 17 164 1 1 .195 .222 .280 .183 -22.5 2B 8, SS 0 -1.6
60o 464 33 82 12 2 7 36 15 161 1 1 .184 .210 .264 .174 -26.1 2B 8, SS 0 -2.1
50o 450 30 75 11 2 6 34 14 159 1 1 .175 .199 .250 .165 -29.2 2B 8, SS 0 -2.4
40o 436 28 67 10 1 5 31 13 156 1 1 .165 .188 .236 .155 -32.1 2B 8, SS 0 -2.8
30o 421 25 61 9 1 5 29 12 153 1 1 .154 .177 .220 .146 -34.9 2B 7, SS 0 -3.1
20o 403 22 54 8 1 4 26 10 149 1 1 .142 .163 .202 .134 -37.8 2B 7, SS 0 -3.4
10o 378 19 46 7 1 4 23 9 143 1 0 .125 .144 .178 .119 -41.2 2B 7, SS 0 -3.8
Weighted Mean45731781226351516011.180.205.257.169-27.62B 8, SS 0-2.2

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
20152425021437142011871.180.217.264.177-3.2-33.7-0.51.014.9-49.23.8
20162525021416142010861.178.213.265.177-3.3-34.2-0.51.014.9-49.73.8
20172625021426142010851.181.216.270.179-3.2-33.0-0.40.914.9-48.43.8
20182725021416142010851.178.212.265.175-3.4-34.9-0.40.814.9-50.33.8
20192860251981521048262071.174.212.263.175-2.8-34.6-1.01.814.9-50.49.2
202029620521031721049272121.178.215.265.176-2.7-34.5-1.21.714.9-50.09.5
202130612531031421050292090.182.223.270.182-2.4-31.1-1.11.514.9-46.59.4
202231603531021521150282030.180.219.272.181-2.5-32.0-1.21.314.9-47.19.3
202332618541051521252282090.181.219.274.181-2.4-31.7-1.11.214.9-46.89.5

Upside By Year

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31 80 Shawn Roof 2008 .000 DNP
32 80 Greg Paiml 2008 .000 DNP
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34 80 Devin Harris 2011 .000 DNP
35 80 Josh Mazzola 2009 .000 DNP
36 80 Franklin Romero 2011 .000 DNP
37 80 Brandon Barnes 2009 .000 DNP
38 80 Wade Kirkland 2012 .000 DNP
39 80 Bryan Pounds 2009 .000 DNP
40 79 Preston Mattingly 2011 .000 DNP
41 79 Alex Castellanos 2010 .000 DNP
42 79 Alan Schoenberger 2012 .000 DNP
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46 79 Ronald Ramirez 2009 .000 DNP
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48 79 Juan Perez 2010 .000 DNP
49 79 Ruben Contreras 2011 .000 DNP
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51 79 Franklin Hernandez 2010 .000 DNP
52 78 Jay Brossman 2008 .000 DNP
53 78 Fernando Pacheco 2008 .000 DNP
54 78 Buck Britton 2009 .000 DNP
55 78 Adam Buschini 2010 .000 DNP
56 78 Brandon Timm 2008 .000 DNP
57 78 Orlando Sandoval 2009 .000 DNP
58 78 Spike McDougall 2007 .000 DNP
59 78 Brandon Loy 2013 .000 DNP
60 78 Oliver Marmol 2010 .000 DNP
61 78 Ali Castillo 2012 .000 DNP
62 78 Deik Scram 2007 .000 DNP
63 78 Javier Castillo 2007 .000 DNP
64 78 Rafael Vera 2011 .000 DNP
65 78 Michael Pericht 2011 .000 DNP
66 78 Diogenes Luis 2010 .000 DNP
67 78 Angel R. Gonzalez 2009 .000 DNP
68 78 Ryan Crew 2007 .000 DNP
69 78 Greg Picart 2009 .000 DNP
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71 77 Richard Jones 2011 .000 DNP
72 77 Matt Bouchard 2010 .000 DNP
73 77 Daniel Carte 2007 .000 DNP
74 77 Welinton Ramirez 2010 .000 DNP
75 77 Anel De Los Santos 2011 .000 DNP
76 77 Ryan Schimpf 2011 .000 DNP
77 77 David Rubinstein 2010 .000 DNP
78 77 Andy Vasquez 2011 .000 DNP
79 77 Kelvin Castro 2011 .000 DNP
80 77 Matt Mangini 2009 .000 DNP
81 77 Jorge Agudelo 2012 .000 DNP
82 77 Warren Schaeffer 2008 .000 DNP
83 77 Matthew Weaver 2013 .000 DNP
84 77 Joe Becker 2009 .000 DNP
85 77 Michael Gilmartin 2011 .000 DNP
86 77 Hendry Jimenez 2013 .000 DNP
87 77 Lars Davis 2009 .000 DNP
88 77 Christian Lara 2008 .000 DNP
89 77 Antonio Sucre 2007 .000 DNP
90 77 Trever Adams 2012 .000 DNP
91 77 Michael Affronti 2007 .000 DNP
92 77 Emilio King 2013 .000 DNP
93 77 Lance Zawadzki 2008 .000 DNP
94 77 Helder Velazquez 2012 .000 DNP
95 77 Steve Doetsch 2007 .000 DNP
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97 77 Raymond Kruml 2009 .000 DNP
98 76 Daniel Berg 2008 .000 DNP
99 76 Kyle Reynolds 2007 .000 DNP
100 76 Seth Fortenberry 2007 .000 DNP

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BP Annual Player Comments

YearComment
2013 Drafted by the Rays in the second round in 2009, Kenny Diekroeger's stock drop in three years at Stanford. The Royals nabbed him in the fourth round in 2012, projecting him to parlay his athleticism into defensive versatility.

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