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Manny Banuelos PYankees

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Birth Date3-13-1991
Height5' 10"
Weight205 lbs
Age23 years, 4 months, 15 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
2010
2011
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2013
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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
2008 YAN Rk 12 3 42.0 4.77 83 .191 .257 .332 .371 .233 .240 77 1.7 0.2 1.7 0.2
2009 CSC A 25 19 108.0 4.12 98 .229 .250 .315 .362 .260 .282 92 10.7 1.1 10.7 1.1
2009 TAM A+ 1 0 1.0 1.33 164 -.017 .278 .346 .367 .271 .000 91 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0
2010 TAM A+ 10 10 44.3 2.54 133 .244 .253 .314 .361 .254 .348 85 11.7 1.2 11.7 1.2
2010 TRN AA 3 3 15.3 5.54 71 .276 .255 .335 .390 .253 .338 95 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0
2010 YAN Rk 2 2 5.0 4.54 106 .164 .258 .306 .379 .252 .100 105 0.6 0.1 0.6 0.1
2010 afe Wnt 1 1 2.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .500 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2010 PDD Wnt 7 7 25.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .337 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 TRN AA 20 20 95.3 4.42 95 .279 .262 .331 .401 .273 .331 89 6.2 0.6 6.2 0.6
2011 SWB AAA 7 7 34.3 5.23 68 .292 .265 .333 .413 .263 .333 81 -2.1 -0.2 -2.1 -0.2
2012 SWB AAA 6 6 24.0 5.09 91 .264 .266 .330 .401 .255 .360 100 1.6 0.2 1.6 0.2
2014 TAM A+ 5 5 12.7 3.46 124 .189 .239 .293 .361 .239 .303 97 3.3 0.3 3.3 0.3
2014 TRN AA 15 14 40.3 5.42 76 .266 .261 .324 .389 .259 .257 98 1.8 0.2 1.8 0.2

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
2008 YAN Rk 4 1 0 12 3 42.0 32 13 37 3 44% .240 6.9 2.8 0.6 7.9 1.07 2.57 1.7 0.2
2009 TAM A+ 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0 0 2 0 100% .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 18.0 0.00 0.00 0.3 0.0
2009 CSC A 9 5 0 25 19 108.0 88 28 104 4 46% .282 7.3 2.3 0.3 8.7 1.07 2.67 10.7 1.1
2010 afe Wnt 0 0 0 1 1 2.0 3 0 3 0 0% .500 13.5 0.0 0.0 13.5 1.50 0.00 0.0 0.0
2010 PDD Wnt 0 2 0 7 7 25.0 31 10 16 1 0% .337 11.2 3.6 0.4 5.8 1.64 3.60 0.0 0.0
2010 YAN Rk 0 0 0 2 2 5.0 1 3 6 0 60% .100 1.8 5.4 0.0 10.8 0.80 1.80 0.6 0.1
2010 TAM A+ 0 3 0 10 10 44.3 38 14 62 1 44% .348 7.7 2.8 0.2 12.6 1.17 2.23 11.7 1.2
2010 TRN AA 0 1 0 3 3 15.3 15 8 17 2 63% .338 8.8 4.7 1.2 10.0 1.50 3.53 0.1 0.0
2011 SWB AAA 2 2 0 7 7 34.3 36 19 31 2 50% .333 9.4 5.0 0.5 8.1 1.60 4.19 -2.1 -0.2
2011 TRN AA 4 5 0 20 20 95.3 94 52 94 7 51% .331 8.9 4.9 0.7 8.9 1.53 3.59 6.2 0.6
2012 SWB AAA 0 2 0 6 6 24.0 29 10 22 2 43% .360 10.9 3.8 0.8 8.2 1.62 4.50 1.6 0.2
2014 TAM A+ 0 0 0 5 5 12.7 10 2 14 0 36% .303 7.1 1.4 0.0 9.9 0.95 2.84 3.3 0.3
2014 TRN AA 0 3 0 15 14 40.3 34 16 35 5 44% .257 7.6 3.6 1.1 7.8 1.24 4.69 1.8 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
2014-06-22 2014-07-02 Minors 10 0 Left Hand Blister -
2013-04-05 2013-09-05 Minors 153 0 Left Elbow Recovery From Previous Injury Tommy John Surgery 2012-10-04 -
2012-10-04 2012-10-04 Minors 0 0 Left Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2012-10-04 -
2012-05-19 2012-09-05 Minors 109 103 Left Elbow Contusion Bone Bruise - -
2012-04-13 2012-05-02 Minors 19 16 Left Shoulder Strain Latissimus Dorsi - -
2011-04-12 2011-04-19 Minors 7 0 Not Disclosed -
2010-04-19 2010-06-30 Minors 72 0 Abdomen Surgery Appendix -
2009-04-28 2009-05-09 Minors 11 0 Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 NYA $
2013 NYA $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 0 d1 year (2014)

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Contract purchased by NY Yankees 11/20/12. Re-signed by NY Yankees 3/13.
  • Signed by NY Yankees 2008 as an amateur free agent from Mexico. $0.45M signing bonus.

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BP Articles

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PECOTA Takes on Prospects: Introduction: I Now Pronounce You Scout and StatAndrew Koo2014-04-15
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This article requires BP Premium accessProspects Will Break Your Heart: New York Yankees Top 10 ProspectsJason Parks2013-12-16
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Future Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of May 8Kevin Goldstein2012-05-09
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The BP First Take: Wednesday, February 1Daniel Rathman2012-02-01
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BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2014-04-15 13:00:00 (link to chat)Manny Banuelos looks great in the box scores so far. Is it just SSS and being old for the level, or can Yankee's fans start to get more optimistic on him regaining his prior form?
(Joe from Work)
I wouldn't get too worked up quite yet. Given how much I liked him before all the injuries stuck, I really want to jump back on the bandwagon, but I'm being cautious. Reports out of the starts haven't been overwhelming so far... (Mark Anderson)
2013-09-06 14:00:00 (link to chat)Are there any sources of pitching hope in the Yankee system?
(Alex from Anaheim)
Most of the Yankee rays of hope are buried deep in the farm system. If Manny Banuelos returns safely from Tommy John surgery then he probably has the best chance to make an impact in the near future. But I expect the Yankees to continue to use their prospects in trade in order to buffer the major-league roster. (Doug Thorburn)
2013-04-30 12:00:00 (link to chat)When is Manny Banuelos slated to return?
(padremurph from San Diego)
Banuelos underwent Tommy John surgery last October and the rule of thumb is usually a year. My guess is he probably won't return during the regular season. If he does it'll be near the end. (R.J. Anderson)
2012-11-28 14:00:00 (link to chat)Who plays Andrew Brackman in 2008 YANKEES SYSTEM?
(bradleyankrom from nyny)
Manny Banuelos. Pretty sure 2008 was the one Brackman sat out while rehabbing from Tommy John. But I can also see an argument for Betances--starter with lousy control becomes bullpen guy. (Ben Lindbergh)
2012-06-12 13:00:00 (link to chat)How much stock do you put in production fall off for starting pitchers such as Shelby Miller, Jacob Turner and Manny Banuelos once they reach high level minors? Could it be that it takes a couple of years at higher levels for some guys, or does this affect their previous profiles a 1 or 2 starters?
(Oldwell89 from NC)
A lot of stock, but if the scouting reports stay good then I calm down a bit.

That's all, thanks for the questions. (Sam Miller)
2012-01-26 13:00:00 (link to chat)MLB had Manny Banuelos ranked as the 12 best prospect for 2012. Is it me or is that insanely high given the big dump he took last year?
(Tim from New York)
It's higher than I would have him, but I can see the argument. Banuelos could end up with three above-average pitches and a good command profile, all from the left side. That's a crazy good prospect. (Jason Parks)
2012-01-26 13:00:00 (link to chat)Aren't Manny Banuelos and Martin Perez essentially the same prospect?
(Taylor from Amarillo)
They are similar but not the same. I'd take Perez over Banuelos because I think his stuff has a little more bite to it. (Jason Parks)
2011-06-17 13:00:00 (link to chat)Do you think scouting has advanced far enough in Mexico that a player like Manny Banuelos would go for more than 400k today?
(Adam from NY)
Good question. Yes and no. I think you can still find relatively unknown talent in the region, but buying the player away from his Mexican league team is always pricey. (Jason Parks)
2011-04-13 13:00:00 (link to chat)Do you think Yankees did something wrong with Phil Hughes and Joba Chamberlain, or do their struggles fall under the heading of young pitchers will break your heart? I find myself turning my eyes (and hopes) to Manny Banuelos...
(Rob from Andover, CT)
It's easy to look back and question the way the Yanks handled both arms. That said, its not uncommon for "can't miss" pitchers to miss. I think Hughes still has a bright future. I can't say the same for Chamberlain. Banuelos should develop into a solid starter at the major league level, but if he fails to take that final step, I'm not sure how much the Yankees will be to blame. (Jason Parks)


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Manny Banuelos threw 154 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2010, all of them occuring in Fall/Winter Ball. In 2010, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (93mph), also mixing in a Curve (79mph), Change (83mph) and Sinker (93mph).