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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 34)
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Birth Date6-10-1980
Height6' 3"
Weight200 lbs
Age34 years, 2 months, 23 days
BatsR
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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
2004 MIL 24 60 0 71.3 0.0 71.3 1 5 0 2 0 0 316 78 43 38 12 139 26 24 2 45 4.79 5.06 5.48 -4.8 -0.5
2007 ATL 27 3 2 13.0 11.7 1.3 2 1 0 0 1 0 57 14 5 5 3 25 3 2 0 14 3.46 4.72 4.69 1.2 0.2
2008 ATL 28 72 4 97.3 16.7 80.7 3 7 3 2 1 0 419 86 44 40 5 118 47 41 7 68 3.70 4.04 4.57 11.0 1.0
2009 ATL 29 33 0 34.0 0.0 34.0 2 4 0 0 0 0 163 42 13 12 2 56 21 17 3 23 3.18 4.59 4.57 2.2 0.2
2009 TBA 29 11 0 12.7 0.0 12.7 0 0 0 1 0 0 70 24 14 14 2 36 11 11 1 4 9.95 7.41 8.40 -2.8 -0.3
Career1796228.328.3200.0817352010252441191092437410895131544.304.665.096.70.6

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
1999 HIC A 8 6 35.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 HIC A 27 27 171.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 LYN A+ 25 25 166.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 ALT AA 1 1 7.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 LYN A+ 24 20 124.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .325 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 ALT AA 33 2 59.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .267 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 NAS AAA 9 5 23.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .282 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 Mes Wnt 10 0 14.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 MIL MLB 60 0 71.3 5.48 73 .298 .259 .323 .413 .256 .286 92 -4.1 -0.4 -4.8 -0.5
2005 NAS AAA 49 0 62.3 5.05 101 .213 .273 .349 .431 .271 .247 67 7.2 0.7 6.7 0.6
2007 ATL MLB 3 2 13.0 4.69 105 .260 .283 .344 .469 .271 .297 104 1.8 0.2 1.2 0.2
2007 MIS AA 6 0 8.7 3.55 114 .251 .229 .318 .337 .240 .269 92 1.4 0.1 1.4 0.1
2007 GWN AAA 36 6 86.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 LAG Wnt 9 9 43.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .319 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2008 ATL MLB 72 4 97.3 4.57 100 .238 .261 .329 .417 .263 .277 98 9.5 1.0 11.0 1.0
2008 MYR A+ 4 4 4.0 2.73 142 .112 .273 .323 .401 .255 .300 100 2.1 0.2 2.1 0.2
2009 ATL MLB 33 0 34.0 4.57 95 .299 .263 .328 .409 .259 .351 96 2.0 0.2 2.2 0.2
2009 TBA MLB 11 0 12.7 8.40 35 .355 .269 .326 .418 .259 .423 106 -2.8 -0.3 -2.8 -0.3
2009 DUR AAA 3 3 11.3 5.82 84 .277 .270 .339 .396 .253 .342 112 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0
2009 GWN AAA 2 2 2.0 6.09 70 .395 .282 .339 .429 .260 .455 105 0.4 0.0 0.4 0.0
2010 DUR AAA 3 3 10.7 5.67 80 .294 .249 .318 .403 .251 .361 100 -0.0 -0.0 -0.0 -0.0
2010 NAS AAA 12 0 10.3 11.69 -31 .343 .289 .362 .448 .272 .367 97 -5.3 -0.5 -5.3 -0.5
2011 RNO AAA 24 0 35.7 6.95 98 .261 .288 .358 .446 .266 .304 120 2.1 0.2 2.2 0.3
2011 MXC Wnt 3 3 13.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .280 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 MAZ Wnt 16 6 45.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .307 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2014 ABQ AAA 21 21 120.0 5.38 98 .265 .279 .347 .434 .273 .323 107 11.2 1.1 11.1 1.1

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
1999 HIC A 2 2 0 8 6 35.0 48 9 16 5 0% .000 12.3 2.3 1.3 4.1 1.63 5.91 0.0 0.0
2000 HIC A 10 13 0 27 27 171.7 189 47 126 14 0% .000 9.9 2.5 0.7 6.6 1.37 4.40 0.0 0.0
2001 LYN A+ 11 10 0 25 25 166.0 171 30 98 14 0% .000 9.3 1.6 0.8 5.3 1.21 3.42 0.0 0.0
2001 ALT AA 0 1 0 1 1 7.0 9 2 6 0 0% .000 11.6 2.6 0.0 7.7 1.57 3.86 0.0 0.0
2002 LYN A+ 10 6 0 24 20 124.3 137 30 90 7 0% .325 9.9 2.2 0.5 6.5 1.34 3.62 0.0 0.0
2003 Mes Wnt 1 1 0 10 0 14.0 15 3 6 1 0% .000 9.6 1.9 0.6 3.9 1.29 2.57 0.0 0.0
2003 ALT AA 4 4 1 33 2 59.7 45 23 62 2 0% .267 6.8 3.5 0.3 9.3 1.14 2.71 0.0 0.0
2003 NAS AAA 1 3 0 9 5 23.3 26 12 16 4 0% .282 10.0 4.6 1.5 6.2 1.63 6.57 0.0 0.0
2004 MIL MLB 1 5 0 60 0 71.3 78 26 45 12 44% .286 9.8 3.3 1.5 5.7 1.46 4.79 -4.8 -0.5
2005 NAS AAA 2 3 13 49 0 62.3 44 25 56 6 51% .247 6.4 3.6 0.9 8.1 1.11 3.03 6.7 0.6
2007 GWN AAA 3 5 1 36 6 86.0 84 34 45 5 0% .292 8.8 3.6 0.5 4.7 1.37 3.35 0.0 0.0
2007 LAG Wnt 3 3 0 9 9 43.7 49 16 21 4 0% .319 10.1 3.3 0.8 4.3 1.49 3.09 0.0 0.0
2007 MIS AA 0 0 0 6 0 8.7 7 6 7 0 58% .269 7.2 6.2 0.0 7.2 1.49 4.14 1.4 0.1
2007 ATL MLB 2 1 0 3 2 13.0 14 3 14 3 57% .297 9.7 2.1 2.1 9.7 1.31 3.46 1.2 0.2
2008 MYR A+ 0 0 0 4 4 4.0 3 0 3 0 90% .300 6.8 0.0 0.0 6.8 0.75 0.00 2.1 0.2
2008 ATL MLB 3 7 3 72 4 97.3 86 47 68 5 65% .277 8.0 4.3 0.5 6.3 1.37 3.70 11.0 1.0
2009 ATL MLB 2 4 0 33 0 34.0 42 21 23 2 58% .351 11.1 5.6 0.5 6.1 1.85 3.18 2.2 0.2
2009 TBA MLB 0 0 0 11 0 12.7 24 11 4 2 52% .423 17.1 7.8 1.4 2.8 2.76 9.95 -2.8 -0.3
2009 DUR AAA 1 0 0 3 3 11.3 14 5 8 1 44% .342 11.2 4.0 0.8 6.4 1.68 4.78 0.2 0.0
2009 GWN AAA 0 1 0 2 2 2.0 5 1 0 0 55% .455 22.5 4.5 0.0 0.0 3.00 18.00 0.4 0.0
2010 NAS AAA 0 1 1 12 0 10.3 14 11 8 3 52% .367 12.2 9.6 2.6 7.0 2.43 11.36 -5.3 -0.5
2010 DUR AAA 0 3 0 3 3 10.7 13 10 7 0 53% .361 10.9 8.4 0.0 5.9 2.15 10.93 -0.0 -0.0
2011 RNO AAA 3 0 0 24 0 35.7 39 19 21 4 55% .304 9.8 4.8 1.0 5.3 1.63 4.29 2.2 0.3
2011 MXC Wnt 0 3 0 3 3 13.7 14 12 4 0 0% .280 9.2 7.9 0.0 2.6 1.90 4.61 0.0 0.0
2012 MAZ Wnt 2 4 1 16 6 45.0 51 15 21 4 0% .307 10.2 3.0 0.8 4.2 1.47 5.00 0.0 0.0
2014 ABQ AAA 8 6 0 21 21 120.0 137 44 82 11 48% .323 10.3 3.3 0.8 6.2 1.51 3.83 11.1 1.1

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
2008 1561 0.4856 0.4176 0.8141 0.5858 0.2578 0.9054 0.6184 0.1828
2009 836 0.4976 0.4250 0.8588 0.6202 0.2286 0.9070 0.7292 0.1384
Career23970.48980.42020.82970.59780.24760.9060.6570.1673

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2010-07-09 2010-09-07 Minors 60 0 Not Disclosed -
2009-06-25 2009-07-30 15-DL 35 30 Left Hand Fracture Punching Object -
2008-07-06 2008-07-28 15-DL 22 16 Right Shoulder Subluxation -
2006-04-02 2006-04-02 FA 0 0 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery - Date Is Approximate - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 $
2013 TBA $
2012 TBA $
2011 TBA $
2009 ATL $437,500
2009 TBA $437,500
2008 ATL $400,000
2004 MIL $300,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
3 yrPrevious$1,575,000
3 yrTotal$1,575,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
3 y 12 d2014

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 5/16/14 (minor-league contract).
  • 2013
  • 1 year/$0.4375M (2009). Re-signed 3/2/09. Rleased 7/30/09. Signed as a free agent 7/31/09. DFA 12/1/09.
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2008). Re-signed 3/3/08. Recalled 7/28/08.
  • 1 year (2007) (minor-league contract). Contract selected 9/19/07.
  • 1 year (2006). Signed as a free agent 1/06 (minor-league contract). Contract voided 2/06 because of elbow injury.
  • 1 year (2005). Re-signed 2/05. Non-tendered 12/05.
  • 1 year/$0.3M (2004). Re-signed 2/04.
  • 1 year (2004). Selected from Pittsburgh in Rule 5 draft 12/15/03.
  • Drafted 1998 (19-568).

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BP Articles

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This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: What it Means to Have the Best Farm System in BaseballSam Miller2013-02-08
The BP Wayback Machine: Grand Ole OpryJohn Perrotto2012-12-07
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Rattling SABRs in the Desert, Part IIJay Jaffe2012-03-26
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: AL MovesChristina Kahrl2010-02-05
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Playing Milton Bradley GamesChristina Kahrl2009-12-18
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Wagnerian Solutions and a Successfully Shopped ShoppachChristina Kahrl2009-12-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Final AnswersChristina Kahrl2009-09-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Weekend Transaction ActionChristina Kahrl2009-08-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Assorted AL AdditionsChristina Kahrl2009-08-09
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: NL East TweakeryChristina Kahrl2009-08-04
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: AL East Deadline RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-08-02
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction of the Day: Double DealsChristina Kahrl2009-07-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Inaction in ActionChristina Kahrl2008-07-29
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Golddiggers and Going For ItChristina Kahrl2008-07-23
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: The Combo PlatterJay Jaffe2008-06-11
This article requires BP Premium accessCan Of Corn: Mock Blockbuster, Part IIDayn Perry2008-05-24
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Miracle CuresChristina Kahrl2008-05-19
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL East Rosters ReviewChristina Kahrl2008-04-02
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: Grand Ole OpryJohn Perrotto2007-12-02
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: February 12-19Christina Kahrl2006-02-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: National League, December 15, 2005-February 11, 2006Christina Kahrl2006-02-15
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: August 9-15Christina Kahrl2005-08-17
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Focus: Fantasy Trends--NL CentralErik Siegrist2005-04-27
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 16-28, 2005Christina Kahrl2005-04-01


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Jeff Bennett threw 2,576 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2009, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2009, he relied primarily on his Sinker (93mph) and Fourseam Fastball (93mph), also mixing in a Slider (87mph). He also rarely threw a Curve (76mph) and Change (89mph).