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Michael Bianucci LFRoyals

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2016 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 30)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
250 .247 11 28 35 0 .257 0.4
Birth Date6-26-1986
Height6' 1"
Weight215 lbs
Age29 years, 10 months, 28 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2012
2013
2014
2015
0.42016
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

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

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 PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2008 SPO A- 31 127 .310 .253 .338 .366 .000 .348 102 6.9 3.7 -1.3 2.1 -0.7 8.6 1.1 8.6 1.1
2009 HIC A 72 297 .350 .256 .331 .376 .000 .364 103 27.1 8.3 -3.2 -6.3 -0.1 32.1 2.7 32.1 2.7
2009 BAK A+ 50 218 .284 .261 .332 .399 .000 .272 98 6.3 7.2 -2.9 2.2 1.8 12.5 1.5 12.5 1.5
2010 BAK A+ 120 507 .258 .274 .345 .419 .000 .301 109 -1.2 14.6 -6.1 -4.2 -2.0 5.4 0.1 5.4 0.1
2011 FRI AA 133 586 .252 .270 .336 .414 .000 .268 106 -5.4 17.3 -8.3 -5.8 -2.7 0.9 -0.5 0.9 -0.5
2012 ROU AAA 84 351 .266 .276 .342 .428 .000 .312 93 2.3 10.4 -6.7 -4.5 -0.2 5.8 0.1 5.8 0.1
2012 RNG Rk 5 18 .497 .254 .336 .369 .000 .667 100 5 0.6 -0.4 -0.3 -0.2 5.0 0.5 5.0 0.5
2012 PON Wnt 16 65 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .245 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 ROU AAA 56 221 .303 .259 .332 .394 .000 .301 91 10.3 6.3 -3.2 -2.0 0.3 13.8 1.2 13.8 1.2
2014 ARK AA 62 258 .284 .262 .325 .388 .000 .303 89 6.5 7.1 -4.1 0.4 -3.4 6.0 0.7 6.0 0.7
2015 NWA AA 58 225 .286 .261 .328 .396 .000 .313 102 6 6.0 -3.5 -0.6 0.9 9.4 1.0 9.4 1.0

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
2008 SPO A- 127 15 36 11 1 4 21 11 18 7 1 .316 .386 .535 .219 .310 8.6 2.1 1.1
2009 HIC A 297 50 86 21 2 15 49 24 50 8 5 .331 .406 .600 .269 .350 32.1 -6.3 2.7
2009 BAK A+ 218 35 46 8 1 15 41 14 69 1 0 .232 .293 .510 .278 .284 12.5 2.2 1.5
2010 BAK A+ 507 66 119 23 2 18 72 31 114 0 3 .258 .308 .433 .175 .258 5.4 -4.2 0.1
2011 FRI AA 586 80 130 29 1 30 89 35 136 5 1 .243 .302 .469 .226 .252 0.9 -5.8 -0.5
2012 RNG Rk 18 3 7 4 0 1 4 3 4 0 0 .500 .611 1.000 .500 .497 5.0 -0.3 0.5
2012 ROU AAA 351 43 87 14 0 14 51 17 79 2 1 .268 .316 .440 .172 .266 5.8 -4.5 0.1
2012 PON Wnt 65 6 13 4 0 1 8 5 7 0 0 .228 .312 .351 .123 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 ROU AAA 221 31 55 14 0 12 46 21 43 0 1 .281 .353 .536 .255 .303 13.8 -2.0 1.2
2014 ARK AA 258 36 66 17 1 12 49 11 55 1 0 .274 .306 .502 .228 .284 6.0 0.4 0.7
2015 NWA AA 225 31 58 12 0 12 34 13 52 1 0 .278 .320 .507 .230 .286 9.4 -0.6 1.0

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 CSAA_CHANCES CSAA_RT

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
2013-04-04 2013-05-19 Minors 45 0 Left Wrist Fracture Hamate -
2008-08-30 2008-09-05 Minors 6 0 - Hand Fracture - -

Compensation

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Details

2016 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 3/15/2015 05:35 ET

PCT PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
90o 320 43 87 19 1 17 50 18 72 0 0 .293 .336 .535 .303 18.3 LF -1 1.9
80o 296 38 77 17 1 15 44 16 68 0 0 .277 .319 .505 .288 12.4 LF -1 1.3
70o 279 34 69 15 1 13 40 14 65 0 0 .266 .307 .484 .277 8.6 LF -1 0.9
60o 264 31 63 14 1 12 37 13 63 0 0 .256 .296 .466 .267 5.7 LF -1 0.6
50o 250 29 58 13 1 11 34 12 60 0 0 .247 .286 .450 .258 3.3 LF -1 0.3
40o 236 26 52 11 1 10 31 11 58 0 0 .238 .277 .433 .249 1.0 LF -1 0.1
30o 221 24 47 10 1 9 28 10 55 0 0 .229 .266 .415 .240 -1.1 LF -1 -0.2
20o 204 21 42 9 1 8 25 9 52 0 0 .218 .254 .395 .229 -3.2 LF 0 -0.4
10o 180 17 35 7 1 7 21 7 47 0 0 .202 .236 .367 .213 -5.6 LF 0 -0.7
Weighted Mean25730611311236136200.252.292.458.2634.5LF -10.4

2016 Rest-of-Season Forecast

Last Update: 5/23/2016 08:12 ET

PCT PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
90o 320 43 87 19 1 17 50 18 72 0 0 .293 .336 .535 .304 19.4 LF -1 2.0
80o 296 38 77 17 1 15 44 16 68 0 0 .277 .319 .505 .288 13.4 LF -1 1.4
70o 279 34 69 15 1 13 40 14 65 0 0 .266 .307 .484 .277 9.6 LF -1 1.0
60o 264 31 63 14 1 12 37 13 63 0 0 .256 .296 .466 .267 6.6 LF -1 0.6
50o 250 29 58 13 1 11 34 12 60 0 0 .247 .286 .450 .259 4.1 LF -1 0.4
40o 236 26 52 11 1 10 31 11 58 0 0 .238 .277 .433 .250 1.8 LF -1 0.1
30o 221 24 47 10 1 9 28 10 55 0 0 .229 .266 .415 .240 -0.3 LF -1 -0.1
20o 204 21 42 9 1 8 25 9 52 0 0 .218 .254 .395 .229 -2.5 LF -1 -0.3
10o 180 17 35 7 1 7 21 7 47 0 0 .202 .237 .367 .214 -4.9 LF 0 -0.6
Weighted Mean25730611311236136200.252.292.458.2635.4LF -10.5

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
2% 5% 5% 16% 24%

Preseason Long-Term Forecast (Beyond the 2016 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
201731448561032222062231110.246.287.448.2580.88.7-1.0-0.311.1-1.1-1.1
2018323614481171164918890.242.283.439.2540.55.6-0.8-0.38.9-2.3-0.9
2019333374175161144517830.241.283.435.2520.44.8-0.7-0.38.3-2.5-0.8
2020343193972151144316800.242.283.436.2530.44.7-0.7-0.37.9-2.2-0.8
2021353193871151134215800.239.279.429.2490.33.4-0.7-0.47.9-3.5-0.8
2022363023667141124015750.238.279.425.2480.22.7-0.7-0.47.5-3.7-0.8
2023372953565131123814740.236.276.420.2450.11.9-0.7-0.47.3-4.3-0.7
2024382873463131113714720.234.275.416.2430.11.3-0.7-0.47.1-4.7-0.7
2025392803361121113613710.233.273.411.241-0.00.7-0.6-0.46.9-5.2-0.7

Upside By Year

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 PEAK 5
1.95.80.50.33.42.111.9

Previous Year Preseason Upside By Year

Yr Proj 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 PEAK 5
20150.26.20.80.2out of baseball0.37.4

Comparable Players (Similarity Index 79)

Rank Score Name Year TAv Trend
1 90 Brock Peterson 2014 .000 DNP
2 90 Randy Ruiz 2008 .268
3 89 Stefan Gartrell 2014 .000 DNP
4 85 Mark Saccomanno 2010 .000 DNP
5 85 Rhyne Hughes 2014 .000 DNP
6 85 Jerad Head 2013 .000 DNP
7 85 Javier Herrera 2015 .000 DNP
8 84 Matt Carson 2012 .226
9 83 Brandon Larson 2006 .000 DNP
10 83 Nate Gold 2010 .000 DNP
11 83 Brad Snyder 2012 .000 DNP
12 83 Jason Dubois 2009 .000 DNP
13 83 Brad Eldred 2011 .000 DNP
14 83 Earl Snyder 2006 .000 DNP
15 83 Chris Colabello 2014 .244
16 82 Kevin Barker 2006 .213
17 82 Jorge Vazquez 2012 .000 DNP
18 81 Nick Stavinoha 2012 .000 DNP
19 81 Mitch Jones 2008 .000 DNP
20 81 Marquez Smith 2015 .000 DNP
21 81 Bobby Scales 2008 .000 DNP
22 80 Justin Ruggiano 2012 .322
23 80 Brent Clevlen 2014 .000 DNP
24 80 Jon Knott 2009 .000 DNP
25 80 Joe Koshansky 2012 .000 DNP
26 80 Mark Minicozzi 2013 .000 DNP
27 80 Juan Richardson 2009 .000 DNP
28 80 Terry Evans 2012 .000 DNP
29 80 Ryan Shealy 2010 .030
30 80 Jeff Clement 2014 .000 DNP
31 80 Erik Kratz 2010 .127
32 80 Doug Deeds 2011 .000 DNP
33 80 Mike Costanzo 2014 .000 DNP
34 79 Tagg Bozied 2010 .000 DNP
35 79 Mike Wilson 2013 .000 DNP
36 79 Daniel Dorn 2015 .155
37 79 Micah Hoffpauir 2010 .153
38 79 Jeff Larish 2013 .000 DNP
39 79 Mark Hamilton 2015 .000 DNP
40 79 John-Ford Griffin 2010 .000 DNP
41 79 Scott Thorman 2012 .000 DNP
42 79 Seth Bynum 2011 .000 DNP
43 79 Chris Aguila 2009 .000 DNP
44 79 Ben Lasater 2014 .000 DNP
45 78 Hector Gimenez 2013 .254
46 78 Matt Cepicky 2008 .000 DNP
47 78 Jeff Bailey 2009 .246
48 78 Trent Oeltjen 2013 .000 DNP
49 78 Tim Pahuta 2013 .000 DNP
50 78 Brian Stavisky 2011 .000 DNP
51 78 Andy Phillips 2007 .256
52 78 Prentice Redman 2010 .000 DNP
53 78 Mike Hessman 2008 .399
54 78 Michel Abreu 2009 .000 DNP
55 78 Paul McAnulty 2011 .000 DNP
56 77 Jake Fox 2013 .000 DNP
57 77 David Cook 2012 .000 DNP
58 77 Luke Montz 2014 .000 DNP
59 77 Bucky Jacobsen 2006 .000 DNP
60 77 Wily Mo Pena 2012 .000 DNP
61 77 Bryan LaHair 2013 .000 DNP
62 77 Jason Botts 2011 .000 DNP
63 77 Laynce Nix 2011 .282
64 77 Andrew Brown 2015 .000 DNP
65 77 Dustin Martin 2014 .000 DNP
66 77 Ross Gload 2006 .268
67 77 Nick Gorneault 2009 .000 DNP
68 77 Justin Leone 2007 .000 DNP
69 76 Brad Nelson 2013 .000 DNP
70 76 Juan Miranda 2013 .000 DNP
71 76 Yurendell de Caster 2010 .000 DNP
72 76 Luis Antonio Jimenez 2012 .069
73 76 Jared Goedert 2015 .000 DNP
74 76 Jesse Gutierrez 2008 .000 DNP
75 75 Drew T Anderson 2011 .000 DNP
76 75 Mike Vento 2008 .000 DNP
77 75 Mike Hollimon 2012 .000 DNP
78 75 Cory Aldridge 2009 .000 DNP
79 75 Drew Locke 2013 .000 DNP
80 75 Josh Fields 2013 .000 DNP
81 75 Amaury Cazana 2009 .000 DNP
82 75 Garrett Jones 2011 .274
83 75 Brooks Conrad 2010 .289
84 75 Joe Dillon 2006 .000 DNP
85 74 Chip Ambres 2010 .000 DNP
86 74 Todd Linden 2010 .000 DNP
87 74 Brandon Moss 2014 .288
88 74 Donnie Murphy 2013 .290
89 74 Matt McBride 2015 .133
90 74 Kevin Mahar 2011 .000 DNP
91 74 Shelley Duncan 2010 .258
92 74 Marshall McDougall 2009 .000 DNP
93 74 Matt Diaz 2008 .209
94 74 Chris Rahl 2014 .000 DNP
95 74 Jeremy Hermida 2014 .000 DNP
96 74 Marcus Thames 2007 .257
97 74 Josh Phelps 2008 .239
98 74 Matt Spring 2015 .000 DNP
99 73 Jason Pridie 2014 .144
100 73 Michael Morse 2012 .273

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2010 After leading all Rangers minor leaguers with 30 home runs, Mike Bianucci now needs to prove he's more than just a polished college player beating up on A-ball pitchers.

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