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2016 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 34)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date7-11-1981
Height6' 3"
Weight225 lbs
Age34 years, 9 months, 23 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2012
2013
0.62014
0.82015
0.02016
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DRA-Based WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2005 ATL MLB 43 0 37.7 32 17 33 1 .259 100 7.6 4.1 0.2 7.9 47% .295 .236 1.30 3.10 3.11 97 3.30 0.9
2006 ATL MLB 2 0 0.7 4 1 0 0 .289 96 54.0 13.5 0.0 0.0 67% .667 .482 7.50 7.61 40.50 108 27.58 -0.2
2007 ATL MLB 5 0 5.3 10 1 3 0 .237 98 16.9 1.7 0.0 5.1 59% .455 .314 2.06 2.62 3.38 101 7.89 -0.1
2008 ATL MLB 76 0 72.0 73 25 67 10 .266 98 9.1 3.1 1.2 8.4 47% .301 .267 1.36 4.17 5.88 91 5.02 0.3
2009 ARI 0 30 0 37.0 39 12 18 0 .258 102 9.5 2.9 0.0 4.4 64% .307 .247 1.38 3.30 2.68 0 0.00 0.0
2009 ATL 0 3 0 1.3 3 3 2 0 .250 94 20.2 20.2 0.0 13.5 60% .600 .414 4.50 9.06 40.50 0 0.00 0.0
2009 SLN 0 15 0 16.3 14 5 9 1 .251 89 7.7 2.8 0.6 5.0 65% .241 .233 1.16 3.85 4.41 0 0.00 0.0
2010 ARI MLB 54 0 57.0 59 29 29 3 .269 96 9.3 4.6 0.5 4.6 65% .296 .266 1.54 4.35 4.26 118 4.18 0.5
2011 NYN MLB 5 0 6.7 13 1 1 2 .257 92 17.6 1.4 2.7 1.4 60% .393 .410 2.10 7.49 10.80 118 12.06 -0.6
2014 SDN MLB 32 0 40.3 34 8 29 2 .262 94 7.6 1.8 0.4 6.5 45% .264 .246 1.04 2.90 3.57 100 3.26 0.6
2015 MIN MLB 68 0 65.0 62 19 33 5 .261 105 8.6 2.6 0.7 4.6 49% .270 .248 1.25 3.97 2.49 108 3.61 0.8
2016 MIL MLB 10 0 12.7 14 5 4 1 .271 9.9 3.6 0.7 2.8 49% .283 .269 1.50 4.81 2.84 122 0.00 0.0
2009 TOT MLB 48 0 54.7 56 20 29 1 .256 98 9.2 3.3 0.2 4.8 64% .296 .251 1.39 3.61 4.12 112 4.71 0.3
CareerMLB3430352.035712622825.262959.13.20.65.854%.296.2601.373.884.171054.342.6

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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2001 DNV Rk 13 12 50.0 48 19 57 4 .000 8.6 3.4 0.7 10.3 0% .000 .000 1.34 3.72 4.32
2002 MCN A 43 0 70.3 52 39 73 0 .000 6.7 5.0 0.0 9.3 0% .277 .000 1.29 2.98 3.07
2003 ROM A 30 26 136.7 146 58 115 5 .000 9.6 3.8 0.3 7.6 0% .334 .000 1.49 3.30 3.69
2004 MYR A+ 28 28 154.0 138 49 95 4 .000 8.1 2.9 0.2 5.6 0% .275 .000 1.21 3.50 2.98
2005 ATL MLB 43 0 37.7 32 17 33 1 .259 100 7.6 4.1 0.2 7.9 47% .295 .236 1.30 3.10 3.11
2005 MIS AA 14 8 48.3 62 18 40 4 .271 35 11.6 3.4 0.7 7.5 55% .374 .272 1.66 4.01 5.03
2006 ATL MLB 2 0 0.7 4 1 0 0 .289 96 54.0 13.5 0.0 0.0 67% .667 .482 7.50 7.61 40.50
2007 ATL MLB 5 0 5.3 10 1 3 0 .237 98 16.9 1.7 0.0 5.1 59% .455 .314 2.06 2.62 3.38
2007 GWN AAA 21 12 73.3 76 50 62 1 .000 9.3 6.1 0.1 7.6 0% .352 .000 1.72 4.00 4.30
2008 ATL MLB 76 0 72.0 73 25 67 10 .266 98 9.1 3.1 1.2 8.4 47% .301 .267 1.36 4.17 5.88
2009 ARI MLB 30 0 37.0 39 12 18 0 .258 102 9.5 2.9 0.0 4.4 64% .307 .247 1.38 3.30 2.68
2009 ATL MLB 3 0 1.3 3 3 2 0 .250 94 20.2 20.2 0.0 13.5 60% .600 .414 4.50 9.06 40.50
2009 SLN MLB 15 0 16.3 14 5 9 1 .251 89 7.7 2.8 0.6 5.0 65% .241 .233 1.16 3.85 4.41
2010 ARI MLB 54 0 57.0 59 29 29 3 .269 96 9.3 4.6 0.5 4.6 65% .296 .266 1.54 4.35 4.26
2010 RNO AAA 5 0 6.0 5 1 9 0 .263 130 7.5 1.5 0.0 13.5 43% .357 .200 1.00 1.08 1.50
2011 NYN MLB 5 0 6.7 13 1 1 2 .257 92 17.6 1.4 2.7 1.4 60% .393 .410 2.10 7.49 10.80
2011 PMB A+ 3 3 10.7 6 3 11 1 .265 92 5.1 2.5 0.8 9.3 74% .192 .171 0.84 3.39 5.06
2011 IND AAA 11 0 8.0 14 9 8 3 .250 91 15.8 10.1 3.4 9.0 39% .393 .420 2.88 9.86 13.50
2011 MEM AAA 4 4 16.0 34 9 5 5 .262 104 19.1 5.1 2.8 2.8 40% .433 .401 2.69 9.10 13.50
2013 OMA AAA 13 0 15.0 15 3 18 3 .269 101 9.0 1.8 1.8 10.8 53% .300 .267 1.20 4.37 3.00
2014 SDN MLB 32 0 40.3 34 8 29 2 .262 94 7.6 1.8 0.4 6.5 45% .264 .246 1.04 2.90 3.57
2014 ELP AAA 25 0 29.0 26 6 28 2 .275 103 8.1 1.9 0.6 8.7 55% .316 .237 1.10 3.39 3.10
2015 MIN MLB 68 0 65.0 62 19 33 5 .261 105 8.6 2.6 0.7 4.6 49% .270 .248 1.25 3.97 2.49
2016 MIL MLB 10 0 12.7 14 5 4 1 .271 9.9 3.6 0.7 2.8 49% .283 .269 1.50 4.81 2.84

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 1239 0.5165 0.4383 0.8066 0.6063 0.2588 0.8454 0.7097 0.1934
2009 794 0.5151 0.4572 0.8154 0.6284 0.2753 0.8911 0.6321 0.1846
2010 906 0.4868 0.4227 0.8642 0.6054 0.2495 0.9064 0.7672 0.1358
2011 118 0.4661 0.5254 0.8387 0.6727 0.3968 0.8649 0.8000 0.1613
2014 622 0.5305 0.5161 0.7944 0.6909 0.3185 0.8553 0.6452 0.2056
2015 916 0.5328 0.4924 0.8204 0.6414 0.3224 0.8722 0.7029 0.1796
2016 215 0.5442 0.4930 0.8868 0.6667 0.2857 0.9231 0.7857 0.1132
Career48100.51560.46340.82430.63170.28420.87480.70370.1757

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
2014-09-05 2014-09-23 DTD 18 17 Right Shoulder Fatigue -
2011-02-28 2011-03-05 Camp 5 0 Low Back Stiffness -
2008-09-17 2008-09-28 DTD 11 10 Right Shoulder Fatigue -
2008-06-02 2008-06-04 DTD 2 2 Right Knee Inflammation -
2007-04-08 2007-05-08 Minors 30 0 Abdomen Strain Oblique -
2007-02-26 2007-02-26 Camp 0 0 Right Fingers Blister Middle Finger -
2006-06-24 2006-10-02 60-DL 100 88 Right Shoulder Recovery From Surgery Debridement 2006-04-18
2006-04-10 2006-06-24 Minors 75 0 Right Shoulder Surgery Debridement 2006-04-18
2005-09-27 2005-10-02 DTD 5 4 Right Shoulder Inflammation -
2005-07-31 2005-08-02 DTD 2 2 Low Back Strain -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2016 MIL $950,000
2015 MIN $750,000
2014 SDN $
2013 KCA $
2011 NYN $725,000
2010 ARI $725,000
2009 ATL $432,500
2009 ARI $432,500
2008 ATL $390,000
2006 ATL $336,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
6 yrPrevious$3,791,000
2011Current$950,000
7 yrPvs + Cur$4,741,000
7 yrTotal$4,741,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
6 y 70 dAegis Sports1 year/$0.95M (2016)

Details
  • 1 year (2016). Signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 2/12/16 (minor-league contract). Salary of $0.95M in majors. May earn additional $0.95M in performance bonuses. May opt out of contract 3/27/16 if not on Major League roster. Contract selected by Milwaukee 4/2/16.
  • 1 year/$0.75M (2015). Signed by Minnesota as a free agent 1/7/15 (minor-league contract). Salary of $0.75M in majors. Performance bonuses: $25,000 each for 35, 40, 45, 50 games. May opt out of contract 3/30/15 if not on Major League roster. Contract selected by Minnesota 3/30/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Signed by San Diego as a free agent 1/9/14 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by San Diego 5/22/14. DFA by San Diego 5/25/14. Contract selected by San Diego 6/15/14. DFA by San Diego 11/20/14 (refused assignment 11/26/14).
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by Kansas City as a free agent 1/3/13 (minor-league contract). Released by Kansas City 5/13. Signed for remainder of 2013 with Hanshin Tigers.
  • 1 year/$0.725M (2011). Signed by NY Mets as a free agent 1/11 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by NY Mets 3/30/11.
  • 1 year/$0.725M (2010). Re-signed by Arizona 12/11/09 (avoided arbitration). Sent outright to Triple-A by Arizona 5/21/10 after being DFA 5/18/10. Contract purchased by Arizona 6/8/10. Non-tendered by Arizona 12/2/10.
  • 1 year/$0.4325M (2009). Re-signed by Atlanta 3/2/09. Acquired by St. Louis in trade from Atlanta 4/20/09 after being DFA 4/18/09. Claimed by Arizona off waivers 6/9/09 after being DFA by St. Louis 6/4/09.
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2008). Re-signed by Atlanta 2/29/08.
  • 1 year (2007). Re-signed 3/07.
  • 1 year/$0.336M (2006). Re-signed 2/06.
  • Drafted by Atlanta 2000 (3-100) (Walton HS, Marietta, Ga.). $0.375M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .210 .265 .286 .211
11 vs R (Multi) .272 .319 .435 .271
18 Split (Multi) -.062 -.054 -.150 -.060
19 LgAvg (Multi) .009 .023 .019 .016
30 vs L (2015) .169 .231 .205 .173
31 vs R (2015) .298 .345 .478 .287
38 Split (2015) -.129 -.114 -.273 -.114
39 LgAvg (2015) .009 .024 .022 .017

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BP Articles

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Winter Is Leaving: Milwaukee BrewersJ.P. Breen2016-03-22
Winter Is Leaving: Minnesota TwinsMatthew Trueblood2016-02-29
Transaction Analysis: Musical Bullpen ChairsR.J. Anderson2016-02-16
Expert FAAB Review: Week 19Mike Gianella2015-08-11
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Expert FAAB Review: Week 10Mike Gianella2015-06-09
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Painting the Black: Mid-season Heroes and Goats, Part 2R.J. Anderson2011-07-14
Transaction Analysis: Return of the Busted ProspectsBen Lindbergh2011-04-26
Transaction Analysis Blog: The Mets Promote Isringhausen and IgarashiR.J. Anderson2011-04-12
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Relief Corpse: Salvaging the Diamondbacks' BullpenChase Gharrity2010-09-14
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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Blaine Boyer has thrown 5,131 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2016, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2016, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (92mph), Sinker (93mph) and Slider (88mph), also mixing in a Curve (75mph). He also rarely throws a Change (84mph).