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Matthew Carasiti PCubs

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2017 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 25)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
51.3 4.54 1.58 41 3 2 0 0.2
Birth Date7-23-1991
Height6' 3"
Weight205 lbs
Age25 years, 11 months, 29 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2013
2014
2015
-0.32016
0.22017
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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 DRA- WARP
2016 COL MLB 19 0 15.7 1 0 0 25 11 17 1 .272 107 14.4 6.3 0.6 9.8 37% .471 .363 2.30 4.52 9.19 97 6.39 141.3 -0.3
CareerMLB19015.71002511171.27210714.46.30.69.837%.471.3632.304.529.19976.39141.3-0.3

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 DRA-
2012 GJR Rk 14 14 68.0 3 4 0 80 20 34 6 .274 110 10.6 2.6 0.8 4.5 52% .316 .274 1.47 5.62 4.37 111 6.75 113.9
2013 ASH A 20 20 93.0 2 10 0 136 43 60 9 .260 119 13.2 4.2 0.9 5.8 46% .377 .304 1.92 5.02 7.94 128 11.64 141.6
2014 ASH A 46 0 76.0 6 2 2 71 28 76 6 .258 120 8.4 3.3 0.7 9.0 58% .316 .232 1.30 3.75 3.08 83 2.73 90.2
2015 MOD A+ 49 0 56.7 3 7 22 54 22 57 3 .270 90 8.6 3.5 0.5 9.1 59% .315 .274 1.34 3.72 3.02 94 3.83 103.5
2015 SRR Wnt 9 0 9.3 0 0 0 4 7 7 0 .000 3.9 6.8 0.0 6.8 0% .154 .000 1.18 4.33 4.82 0 0.00 0.0
2016 COL MLB 19 0 15.7 1 0 0 25 11 17 1 .272 107 14.4 6.3 0.6 9.8 37% .471 .363 2.30 4.52 9.19 97 6.39 141.3
2016 NBR AA 38 0 39.0 0 2 29 28 7 43 5 .257 6.5 1.6 1.2 9.9 41% .245 .212 0.90 3.43 2.31 73 1.77 76.3
2016 ABQ AAA 6 0 7.0 0 0 2 2 2 5 0 .264 2.6 2.6 0.0 6.4 41% .118 .122 0.57 3.57 0.00 102 4.22 102.1
2017 ABQ AAA 27 0 30.3 1 1 13 31 13 43 1 .269 9.2 3.9 0.3 12.8 53% .395 .240 1.45 2.64 2.37 68 1.79 33.8
2017 IOW AAA 6 0 7.7 0 0 2 7 2 10 1 .261 8.2 2.3 1.2 11.7 55% .316 .226 1.17 3.63 5.87 67 1.67 31.4

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
2016 307 0.4039 0.4430 0.7279 0.6855 0.2787 0.7765 0.6471 0.2721
Career3070.40390.4430.72790.68550.27870.77650.64710.2721

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

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2017 COL $
2016 COL $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 52 d1 year (2017)

Details
  • 1 year (2017). Acquired by Chicago Cubs in trade from Colorado 6/26/17.
  • 1 year (2016). Contract selected by Colorado 8/12/16. Non-tendered by Colorado 12/2/16.
  • Drafted by Colorado 2012 (6-198) (St. Johnís). $0.1852M signing bonus (slot amount).

2017 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 1/27/2017 12:35 ET

PCT W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR BABIP WHIP ERA DRA VORP WARP
90o 3.4 2 0.2 41 5 66.8 65 23 53 7 .292 1.32 3.47 3.54 9.7 1.1
80o 3 1.8 0.2 37 4 59.9 64 23 47 7 .310 1.44 3.88 3.96 6.1 0.7
70o 2.7 1.7 0.2 34 4 55.2 62 22 44 7 .324 1.53 4.18 4.28 3.8 0.4
60o 2.5 1.6 0.1 32 4 51.2 61 22 41 6 .335 1.61 4.45 4.55 2.1 0.2
50o 2.2 1.5 0.1 29 3 47.6 60 21 38 6 .346 1.69 4.70 4.81 0.6 0.1
40o 2 1.4 0.1 27 3 44.1 58 21 35 6 .357 1.78 4.96 5.07 -0.6 -0.1
30o 1.8 1.3 0.1 25 3 40.4 56 20 32 6 .368 1.87 5.25 5.36 -1.8 -0.2
20o 1.6 1.2 0.1 22 2 36.3 53 19 29 6 .382 1.98 5.59 5.7 -2.9 -0.3
10o 1.3 1 0.1 19 2 30.8 49 17 24 5 .401 2.15 6.08 6.19 -4.0 -0.4
Weighted Mean2.21.50.129346.95821376.3431.674.664.770.80.1

Preseason Long-Term Forecast (Beyond the 2017 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
201826320424696736731042.3351.494.825.208.74.79.51.30.0
201927320474788342791142.3521.605.025.429.54.89.11.3-0.1
202028320414696836711042.3411.514.885.278.94.79.31.3-0.0
20212921026244482845642.3661.745.215.629.95.89.31.2-0.2
20223011011118201119342.3631.695.255.679.85.49.31.5-0.1

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Rank Score Name Year Run Average Trend
1 93 Jordan Norberto 2012 2.94
2 93 Mayckol Guaipe 2016 7.36
3 93 Nick Greenwood 2013 0.00 DNP
4 93 Alberto Cabrera 2014 0.00 DNP
5 92 Jairo Diaz 2016 0.00 DNP
6 92 Randy Wells 2008 0.00
7 92 Justin De Fratus 2013 4.24
8 92 Alberto Arias 2009 3.94
9 91 Deryk Hooker 2014 0.00 DNP
10 91 Elvin Ramirez 2013 0.00 DNP
11 91 Anthony Shawler 2012 0.00 DNP
12 90 Jhonny Nunez 2011 0.00 DNP
13 90 Michael Dubee 2011 0.00 DNP
14 90 Ryan Weber 2016 5.45
15 90 Tyler Pelland 2009 0.00 DNP
16 90 Chuckie Fick 2011 0.00 DNP
17 90 Michael Belfiore 2014 0.00 DNP
18 90 Henry Villar 2012 0.00 DNP
19 90 Sergio Escalona 2010 0.00 DNP
20 90 Nick Hill 2010 0.00 DNP
21 89 Gregory Infante 2013 0.00 DNP
22 89 Christian Jones 2016 0.00 DNP
23 89 Daniel Stumpf 2016 10.80
24 89 Phillippe Aumont 2014 19.06
25 89 Maikel Cleto 2014 5.52
26 89 Tyler Cravy 2015 6.12
27 89 Jake Dunning 2014 0.00
28 88 Dan Jennings 2012 2.84
29 88 Justin Fiske 2010 0.00 DNP
30 88 Jesse Chavez 2009 4.54
31 88 Chase Anderson 2013 0.00 DNP
32 88 Craig Muschko 2011 0.00 DNP
33 88 Bryan Price 2012 0.00 DNP
34 88 T.J. Nall 2006 0.00 DNP
35 88 Willy Paredes 2014 0.00 DNP
36 88 Joseph Mantiply 2016 16.88
37 88 Adrian Salcedo 2016 0.00 DNP
38 88 Fernando Abad 2011 8.69
39 88 Jack Spradlin 2010 0.00 DNP
40 88 Ricky Brooks 2010 0.00 DNP
41 87 J.J. Hoover 2013 3.00
42 87 Kyle Kaminska 2014 0.00 DNP
43 87 Adrian Martin 2010 0.00 DNP
44 87 Chris Withrow 2014 3.38
45 87 Aaron Kurcz 2016 0.00 DNP
46 87 Kelvin De La Cruz 2014 0.00 DNP
47 87 Tayron Guerrero 2016 4.50
48 87 Lucas Luetge 2012 4.43
49 87 Lisalverto Bonilla 2015 0.00 DNP
50 87 Clint Everts 2010 0.00 DNP
51 87 Jeff Beliveau 2012 4.58
52 87 Vidal Nuno 2013 2.25
53 87 Jason Windsor 2008 0.00 DNP
54 87 Michael Mariot 2014 7.56
55 87 Reid Santos 2008 0.00 DNP
56 87 Michael Tonkin 2015 3.47
57 87 Andrew Robinson 2013 0.00 DNP
58 87 Tim Alderson 2014 0.00 DNP
59 87 Alex Hinshaw 2008 3.63
60 86 Jermaine Van Buren 2006 11.77
61 86 Chris Cotton 2016 0.00 DNP
62 86 Collin McHugh 2012 9.28
63 86 Daniel Griffin 2010 0.00 DNP
64 86 Preston Guilmet 2013 10.12
65 86 Matt Rusch 2008 0.00 DNP
66 86 Jason Miller 2008 0.00 DNP
67 86 Mike Gosling 2006 13.50
68 86 Jon Link 2009 0.00 DNP
69 86 Jonathan Aro 2016 0.00
70 86 Anthony DeSclafani 2015 4.53
71 86 Kyle Lobstein 2015 6.08
72 86 Mike Ekstrom 2009 6.87
73 86 Bryan Morris 2012 3.60
74 86 Jason Rice 2011 0.00 DNP
75 86 Chris Scholl 2013 0.00 DNP
76 86 Erik Hamren 2012 0.00 DNP
77 86 Billy Petrick 2009 0.00 DNP
78 86 Pete Parise 2010 0.00 DNP
79 86 Jesus Delgado 2009 0.00 DNP
80 86 Brandon Gomes 2010 0.00 DNP
81 86 Stephen Kohlscheen 2014 0.00 DNP
82 86 Paul Clemens 2013 5.89
83 86 Waldis Joaquin 2012 0.00 DNP
84 86 Ryan Webb 2011 3.55
85 86 Bryce Stowell 2012 0.00 DNP
86 86 Kyle Lloyd 2016 0.00 DNP
87 86 Mike Hauschild 2015 0.00 DNP
88 86 Matthew Scherer 2008 0.00 DNP
89 86 Roque Mercedes 2012 0.00 DNP
90 86 Jack Egbert 2008 0.00 DNP
91 86 Marco Estrada 2009 7.36
92 86 Ronald Uviedo 2012 0.00 DNP
93 86 Wilfrido Perez 2010 0.00 DNP
94 86 Osiris Matos 2010 0.00 DNP
95 86 David Hale 2013 0.82
96 85 Donovan Hand 2011 0.00 DNP
97 85 Enrique Gonzalez 2008 10.80
98 85 Jaye Chapman 2012 3.75
99 85 Robert Bell 2011 0.00 DNP
100 85 Brad Mills 2010 5.64

Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .548 .667 .839 .491
11 vs R (Multi) .222 .268 .361 .232
18 Split (Multi) .326 .398 .478 .259
19 LgAvg (Multi) .006 .020 .015 .013
30 vs L (2016) .548 .667 .839 .491
31 vs R (2016) .222 .268 .361 .232
38 Split (2016) .326 .398 .478 .259
39 LgAvg (2016) .003 .018 .013 .012

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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Matthew Carasiti has thrown 434 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2015 and 2017, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2017, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (95mph), also mixing in a Change (85mph), Sinker (95mph), Splitter (80mph) and Slider (80mph).