Biographical

Portrait of Ryan Brasier

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 26)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
54.7 5.02 1.52 40 3 2 0 -0.4
Birth Date8-26-1987
Height6' 0"
Weight205 lbs
Age27 years, 1 months, 28 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
2011
2012
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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
2013 ANA 25 7 0 9.0 0.0 9.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 35 7 2 2 1 10 4 4 0 7 2.00 4.30 5.26 -0.5 -0.1
Career709.00.09.00000003572211044072.004.305.26-0.5-0.1

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
2007 ORM Rk 26 0 30.3 5.45 94 .195 .269 .349 .413 .270 .250 98 1.7 0.2 1.7 0.2
2008 CDR A 23 0 28.3 4.31 96 .237 .252 .327 .369 .262 .268 98 1.8 0.2 1.8 0.2
2008 RCU A+ 3 0 3.3 8.12 55 .272 .242 .302 .355 .235 .273 110 -0.4 -0.0 -0.4 -0.0
2008 ANG Rk 4 0 4.7 5.61 94 .238 .277 .346 .399 .272 .214 100 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0
2009 RCU A+ 27 14 98.0 4.64 98 .275 .272 .348 .427 .271 .310 98 18.6 1.9 18.6 1.9
2009 ARK AA 8 0 11.3 5.98 73 .315 .263 .348 .404 .257 .300 100 -0.4 -0.0 -0.4 -0.0
2010 ARK AA 28 23 142.0 6.32 50 .294 .264 .343 .405 .265 .239 94 -16.9 -1.7 -16.9 -1.7
2010 MSS Wnt 10 1 13.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .325 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 ARK AA 25 0 25.3 3.40 132 .213 .269 .339 .413 .256 .266 99 5.4 0.5 5.4 0.5
2011 SLC AAA 25 0 27.0 4.92 124 .229 .296 .363 .460 .267 .316 114 6.2 0.6 6.2 0.6
2012 SLC AAA 55 0 59.7 4.04 126 .252 .283 .351 .432 .272 .361 105 13.1 1.3 13.1 1.3
2012 HER Wnt 24 0 25.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .224 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 ANA MLB 7 0 9.0 5.26 76 .240 .246 .308 .389 .257 .261 98 -0.5 -0.1 -0.5 -0.1
2013 SLC AAA 38 0 56.7 3.80 127 .281 .275 .346 .430 .274 .364 105 13.5 1.4 13.5 1.4

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
2007 ORM Rk 1 2 9 26 0 30.3 22 7 26 2 60% .250 6.5 2.1 0.6 7.7 0.96 2.08 1.7 0.2
2008 RCU A+ 0 0 1 3 0 3.3 3 2 0 0 27% .273 8.2 5.5 0.0 0.0 1.52 2.73 -0.4 -0.0
2008 CDR A 1 3 9 23 0 28.3 22 14 24 0 50% .268 7.0 4.5 0.0 7.6 1.27 1.59 1.8 0.2
2008 ANG Rk 1 0 1 4 0 4.7 3 1 2 0 21% .214 5.7 1.9 0.0 3.8 0.85 3.83 0.2 0.0
2009 ARK AA 2 1 2 8 0 11.3 13 7 6 1 39% .300 10.4 5.6 0.8 4.8 1.77 5.58 -0.4 -0.0
2009 RCU A+ 5 4 0 27 14 98.0 103 32 93 17 46% .310 9.5 2.9 1.6 8.5 1.38 5.23 18.6 1.9
2010 MSS Wnt 0 0 0 10 1 13.7 13 6 14 0 0% .325 8.5 3.9 0.0 9.2 1.39 3.94 0.0 0.0
2010 ARK AA 7 12 0 28 23 142.0 127 68 94 28 42% .239 8.0 4.3 1.8 6.0 1.37 5.07 -16.9 -1.7
2011 SLC AAA 2 1 3 25 0 27.0 26 9 26 2 47% .316 8.7 3.0 0.7 8.7 1.30 5.00 6.2 0.6
2011 ARK AA 0 1 16 25 0 25.3 18 14 26 1 51% .266 6.4 5.0 0.4 9.2 1.26 0.71 5.4 0.5
2012 HER Wnt 1 0 12 24 0 25.7 19 8 27 4 0% .224 6.7 2.8 1.4 9.5 1.05 2.45 0.0 0.0
2012 SLC AAA 7 3 13 55 0 59.7 66 24 54 1 35% .361 10.0 3.6 0.2 8.1 1.51 4.37 13.1 1.3
2013 ANA MLB 0 0 0 7 0 9.0 7 4 7 1 38% .261 7.0 4.0 1.0 7.0 1.22 2.00 -0.5 -0.1
2013 SLC AAA 5 2 10 38 0 56.7 69 16 57 6 45% .364 11.0 2.5 1.0 9.1 1.50 4.13 13.5 1.4

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
2013 115 0.5391 0.5133 0.7759 0.7742 0.1887 0.8125 0.6000 0.2241
Career1150.53910.51330.77590.77420.18870.81250.60.2241

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-03-21 - 60-DL - - Right Forearm Recovery From Previous Injury Strain - -
2014-02-25 2014-03-21 Camp 24 0 Right Forearm Strain - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 ANA $500,750
2013 ANA $
YearsDescriptionSalary
2011Current$500,750
1 yrTotal$500,750

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 41 d1 year/$500,750 (2014)

Details
  • 1 year/$500,750 (2014). Re-signed by LA Angels 3/4/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Contract purchased by LA Angels 11/20/12. Re-signed by LA Angels 3/2/13.
  • Drafted by LA Angels 2007 (6-208) (Weatherford JC, Texas).

2014 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 3/11/2014 05:35 ET

PCT W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR BABIP WHIP ERA FRA VORP WARP
90o 3.8 2.2 0.5 40 5 71.9 64 26 52 8 .259 1.25 3.79 4.12 5.8 0.6
80o 3.4 2.1 0.4 37 5 65.7 62 26 48 8 .272 1.34 4.21 4.57 1.9 0.2
70o 3.1 2 0.4 34 4 61.4 61 25 45 8 .282 1.41 4.51 4.9 -0.6 -0.1
60o 2.9 1.9 0.3 32 4 57.8 60 25 42 8 .290 1.47 4.78 5.19 -2.4 -0.2
50o 2.6 1.9 0.3 30 4 54.6 59 24 40 8 .298 1.52 5.03 5.46 -3.9 -0.4
40o 2.4 1.8 0.3 29 4 51.3 57 24 37 8 .306 1.58 5.28 5.74 -5.2 -0.5
30o 2.2 1.7 0.2 27 4 48.0 56 23 35 7 .315 1.65 5.56 6.04 -6.4 -0.7
20o 2 1.6 0.2 25 3 44.1 54 22 32 7 .324 1.72 5.89 6.41 -7.6 -0.8
10o 1.7 1.5 0.2 22 3 39.0 51 21 28 7 .338 1.84 6.36 6.92 -8.8 -0.9
Weighted Mean2.61.80.330454.05824398.2961.514.995.43-3.7-0.4

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
9% 12% 1% 8% 16%

Long-Term Forecast (Beyond the 2014 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 FRA H/9 BB/9 K/9 HR/9 WARP
2015274305079310036661442.2941.475.025.469.73.56.41.4-0.5
20162854158810711042791542.2881.434.554.949.33.56.71.30.0
2017295415479910438731442.2951.444.665.079.53.56.71.3-0.1
20183054154710010438731442.2941.424.605.009.43.46.61.3-0.0
2019314315279510036681342.2941.434.544.939.53.46.41.20.0
202032430497909433621242.2911.424.584.989.43.36.21.2-0.0
202133430476868931621142.2901.394.424.819.33.26.51.10.1
202234430456828630581142.2921.414.464.859.43.36.41.20.1
202335430426768028541042.2931.414.474.869.43.36.41.20.1

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
1.30.4out of baseballout of baseball0.11.51.8

Comparable Players (Similarity Index 87)

Rank Score Name Year Run Average Trend
1 94 Mike Colla 2013 0.00 DNP
2 94 Jason Miller 2009 0.00 DNP
3 94 Jhonny Nunez 2012 0.00 DNP
4 92 Bryan Price 2013 0.00 DNP
5 91 Jarod Plummer 2010 0.00 DNP
6 90 Justin Thomas 2010 6.23
7 90 Chris Nicoll 2010 0.00 DNP
8 90 Henry Villar 2013 0.00 DNP
9 90 Ronald Uviedo 2013 0.00 DNP
10 90 Justin Souza 2012 0.00 DNP
11 89 Gregory Reinhard 2010 0.00 DNP
12 89 Kyler Newby 2011 0.00 DNP
13 88 Wilkin De La Rosa 2011 0.00 DNP
14 88 Ryan Pope 2012 0.00 DNP
15 88 Arnie Munoz 2008 0.00 DNP
16 88 Michael Lee 2013 0.00 DNP
17 88 Deunte Heath 2012 4.50
18 88 Josh Zeid 2013 3.90
19 88 Daniel Haigwood 2010 0.00 DNP
20 88 Blake Hawksworth 2009 2.25
21 87 Roque Mercedes 2013 0.00 DNP
22 87 Mauro Zarate 2009 0.00 DNP
23 87 Patrick Overholt 2010 0.00 DNP
24 87 Erick Abreu 2010 0.00 DNP
25 87 Adrian Martin 2011 0.00 DNP
26 87 Dan Cevette 2010 0.00 DNP
27 87 Clint Everts 2011 0.00 DNP
28 87 Steven Wright 2011 0.00 DNP
29 87 Ben Snyder 2012 0.00 DNP
30 87 Jeremy McBryde 2013 0.00 DNP
31 87 B.J. Rosenberg 2012 6.12
32 87 Steven Shell 2009 5.40
33 87 Eammon Portice 2011 0.00 DNP
34 87 Dylan Owen 2013 0.00 DNP
35 87 Travis Chick 2010 0.00 DNP
36 87 Chris Mason 2011 0.00 DNP
37 86 Josh Wall 2013 18.00
38 86 Jose Veras 2007 5.79
39 86 Andrew Carpenter 2011 7.98
40 86 Rob Musgrave 2012 0.00 DNP
41 86 Marco Albano 2010 0.00 DNP
42 86 Jeff Sues 2009 0.00 DNP
43 86 Michael Dubee 2012 0.00 DNP
44 86 Leuris Gomez 2013 0.00 DNP
45 86 Tanner Roark 2013 1.84
46 86 Sean Watson 2012 0.00 DNP
47 86 Darin Downs 2011 0.00 DNP
48 86 Bobby LaFromboise 2012 0.00 DNP
49 86 Paul Mildren 2010 0.00 DNP
50 86 Jesse Estrada 2010 0.00 DNP
51 86 Philip Humber 2009 8.00
52 85 Seth Garrison 2012 0.00 DNP
53 85 Chris Saenz 2008 0.00 DNP
54 85 Hung-Wen Chen 2012 0.00 DNP
55 85 Ryan Ketchner 2008 0.00 DNP
56 85 Jeremy Horst 2012 2.30
57 85 Fredy Deza 2009 0.00 DNP
58 85 Steven Hammond 2008 0.00 DNP
59 85 Andy Graham 2010 0.00 DNP
60 85 Craig Muschko 2012 0.00 DNP
61 85 Lance Sewell 2012 0.00 DNP
62 85 Craig James 2009 0.00 DNP
63 85 Adalberto Flores 2013 0.00 DNP
64 85 Abe Alvarez 2009 0.00 DNP
65 85 Chuck Lofgren 2012 0.00 DNP
66 85 George Kontos 2011 3.00
67 85 Tony Watson 2011 3.95
68 85 Nate Jones 2012 2.39
69 85 Travis Banwart 2012 0.00 DNP
70 85 Matt Shoemaker 2013 0.00
71 85 Ricky Brooks 2011 0.00 DNP
72 85 Paolo Espino 2013 0.00 DNP
73 84 Ryan McKeller 2010 0.00 DNP
74 84 Dan Meyer 2008 9.11
75 84 L.J. Gagnier 2011 0.00 DNP
76 84 Beltran Perez 2008 0.00 DNP
77 84 Alan DeRatt 2012 0.00 DNP
78 84 Ryne Reynoso 2011 0.00 DNP
79 84 Nick Pereira 2009 0.00 DNP
80 84 Adam Ottavino 2012 4.78
81 84 Jack Spradlin 2011 0.00 DNP
82 84 Adam Howard 2010 0.00 DNP
83 84 Brett Evert 2007 0.00 DNP
84 84 Miguel Pinango 2009 0.00 DNP
85 84 Anthony Carter 2012 0.00 DNP
86 84 Eddie Morlan 2012 0.00 DNP
87 84 Ryan Edell 2010 0.00 DNP
88 84 Steven Jackson 2008 0.00 DNP
89 84 Josh Romanski 2013 0.00 DNP
90 84 Edgar Martinez 2008 0.00 DNP
91 84 Ryan Dennick 2013 0.00 DNP
92 84 Paul Kometani 2009 0.00 DNP
93 84 Yunior Novoa 2011 0.00 DNP
94 84 Robert Hinton 2011 0.00 DNP
95 84 Devon Lowery 2009 0.00 DNP
96 84 Joel Carreno 2013 0.00 DNP
97 83 Aaron Breit 2012 0.00 DNP
98 83 Daniel McCutchen 2009 4.21
99 83 Joe Bisenius 2009 0.00 DNP
100 83 Alex Maestri 2011 0.00 DNP

Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .333 .400 .583 .389
11 vs R (Multi) .167 .250 .167 .132
18 Split (Multi) .167 .150 .417 .257
19 LgAvg (Multi) .010 .024 .026 .019
30 vs L (2013) .333 .400 .583 .389
31 vs R (2013) .167 .250 .167 .132
38 Split (2013) .167 .150 .417 .257
39 LgAvg (2013) .010 .022 .028 .019

BP Annual Player Comments

YearComment
2014 Due to publishing agreements, the 2014 player comments and team essays are only available in the Baseball Prospectus 2014 book (available in hardcopy, e-book, and Kindle).

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This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 22, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-22
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 17th, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-17
Pebble Hunting: Every Thing That's Been Wrong with the AngelsSam Miller2013-05-08
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 7, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-07
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 2, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-02
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of April 29Kevin Goldstein2010-04-30


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Ryan Brasier threw 175 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2010 and 2013, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2013, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (95mph), Slider (87mph) and Sinker (95mph). He also rarely threw a Change (86mph).