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David Cales PWhite Sox

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 26)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
33.7 4.74 1.52 26 1 1 1 -0.1
Birth Date7-27-1987
Height5' 11"
Weight205 lbs
Age27 years, 2 months, 24 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
2011
2012
2013
-0.12014
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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 BOI A- 8 0 14.7 5.54 92 .209 .253 .341 .366 .258 .263 108 0.9 0.1 0.9 0.1
2008 CUB Rk 6 1 7.7 5.70 89 .301 .265 .344 .370 .257 .381 100 1.8 0.2 1.8 0.2
2009 DAY A+ 37 0 46.0 2.67 134 .191 .249 .320 .363 .251 .243 99 10.1 1.0 10.1 1.0
2009 TEN AA 16 0 25.0 5.42 67 .253 .253 .337 .381 .267 .320 95 -2.2 -0.2 -2.6 -0.2
2009 IOW AAA 1 0 1.7 22.47 -364 .633 .289 .357 .466 .285 .333 82 -3.1 -0.3 -3.1 -0.3
2010 TEN AA 35 0 46.7 4.37 106 .213 .262 .334 .380 .260 .286 104 4.4 0.4 4.9 0.5
2010 IOW AAA 22 0 27.0 5.31 104 .252 .276 .345 .427 .262 .330 106 2.2 0.2 2.2 0.2
2010 MSS Wnt 9 0 10.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .290 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 TEN AA 9 0 7.0 6.57 80 .218 .246 .322 .354 .238 .143 115 -0.3 -0.0 -0.3 -0.0
2012 CUB Rk 1 1 0.7 7.19 51 .492 .292 .366 .451 .291 .667 90 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0
2013 KAN A 4 0 4.3 -0.23 206 .261 .249 .321 .365 .260 .667 93 3.3 0.3 3.3 0.3
2013 DAY A+ 8 0 12.3 3.58 118 .227 .245 .312 .348 .246 .367 102 1.9 0.2 1.9 0.2
2013 BIR AA 16 0 24.7 3.78 107 .279 .255 .325 .381 .263 .315 100 2.2 0.2 2.2 0.2
2014 BIR AA 28 4 54.7 5.02 85 .301 .258 .330 .390 .269 .329 99 3.9 0.4 3.9 0.4
2014 CHR AAA 1 1 4.0 4.77 117 .281 .261 .322 .381 .238 .412 122 0.8 0.1 0.8 0.1

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
2008 BOI A- 3 0 1 8 0 14.7 11 4 15 1 64% .263 6.7 2.4 0.6 9.2 1.02 1.84 0.9 0.1
2008 CUB Rk 0 1 0 6 1 7.7 9 3 11 1 45% .381 10.5 3.5 1.2 12.9 1.56 5.84 1.8 0.2
2009 DAY A+ 3 0 14 37 0 46.0 29 11 43 1 60% .243 5.7 2.2 0.2 8.4 0.87 0.78 10.1 1.0
2009 TEN AA 3 0 2 16 0 25.0 29 11 21 2 55% .320 10.4 4.0 0.7 7.6 1.60 5.40 -2.6 -0.2
2009 IOW AAA 0 0 0 1 0 1.7 4 2 2 2 62% .333 21.2 10.6 10.6 10.6 3.53 5.29 -3.1 -0.3
2010 TEN AA 4 1 10 35 0 46.7 40 12 37 2 56% .286 7.7 2.3 0.4 7.1 1.11 2.51 4.9 0.5
2010 IOW AAA 0 1 3 22 0 27.0 31 12 21 2 58% .330 10.3 4.0 0.7 7.0 1.59 6.67 2.2 0.2
2010 MSS Wnt 1 0 0 9 0 10.0 9 4 8 0 0% .290 8.1 3.6 0.0 7.2 1.30 1.80 0.0 0.0
2011 TEN AA 0 2 6 9 0 7.0 4 3 3 1 68% .143 5.1 3.9 1.3 3.9 1.00 3.86 -0.3 -0.0
2012 CUB Rk 0 0 0 1 1 0.7 2 2 1 0 33% .667 27.0 27.0 0.0 13.5 6.00 13.50 0.1 0.0
2013 KAN A 0 0 0 4 0 4.3 6 2 10 0 89% .667 12.5 4.2 0.0 20.8 1.85 0.00 3.3 0.3
2013 BIR AA 1 0 0 16 0 24.7 25 16 22 2 36% .315 9.1 5.8 0.7 8.0 1.66 1.82 2.2 0.2
2013 DAY A+ 0 0 1 8 0 12.3 11 7 16 0 60% .367 8.0 5.1 0.0 11.7 1.46 2.92 1.9 0.2
2014 CHR AAA 0 1 0 1 1 4.0 7 1 1 0 47% .412 15.8 2.2 0.0 2.2 2.00 9.00 0.8 0.1
2014 BIR AA 2 1 1 28 4 54.7 59 24 53 6 41% .329 9.7 4.0 1.0 8.7 1.52 4.61 3.9 0.4

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

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-07-27 - Minors - - - Not Disclosed -
2014-07-15 2014-07-22 Minors 7 0 - Not Disclosed -
2014-04-26 2014-05-13 Minors 17 0 - Not Disclosed - -
2011-09-06 2011-09-19 Minors 13 0 Not Disclosed -
2010-07-01 2010-07-09 Minors 8 0 Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

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Details

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 2.1 0.9 1.9 40 0 51.5 43 19 39 5 .256 1.21 3.45 3.75 6.1 0.6
80o 1.8 0.7 1.5 35 0 45.1 41 18 34 5 .271 1.31 3.88 4.22 2.9 0.3
70o 1.6 0.6 1.4 32 0 40.7 39 17 31 5 .283 1.39 4.20 4.56 1.1 0.1
60o 1.4 0.5 1.2 29 0 37.0 37 17 28 4 .293 1.45 4.48 4.87 -0.3 -0.0
50o 1.3 0.5 1 26 0 33.6 35 16 26 4 .302 1.52 4.74 5.16 -1.4 -0.1
40o 1.1 0.4 0.9 24 0 30.4 33 15 23 4 .311 1.59 5.02 5.45 -2.2 -0.2
30o 1 0.3 0.8 21 0 27.0 31 14 21 4 .321 1.66 5.31 5.77 -2.9 -0.3
20o 0.8 0.2 0.6 18 0 23.1 28 12 18 3 .333 1.75 5.67 6.16 -3.5 -0.4
10o 0.6 0.2 0.5 14 0 18.0 23 10 14 3 .349 1.89 6.17 6.71 -3.8 -0.4
Weighted Mean1.20.4125032.83415254.2991.504.705.11-1.2-0.1

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
3% 3% 1% 5% 6%

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
20152710128037391630551.3081.504.815.239.63.97.41.2-0.1
20162821238050502038651.2951.414.234.609.13.66.91.10.2
20172921136047492037651.3011.464.444.829.33.87.01.10.1
20183021135047481936651.3001.444.454.849.33.76.91.20.1
20193121134045461834651.3001.434.424.809.33.66.91.20.1
20203221132042441632551.2991.424.384.769.43.46.81.10.1
20213311130040421530551.2991.444.414.799.53.46.81.10.1
20223411128038401428551.3001.434.474.859.63.36.71.20.0
20233510127035371326551.3011.434.474.869.53.36.71.30.0

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
2.30.30.90.20.20.43.9

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52 88 Jeremy Berg 2013 0.00 DNP
53 88 Omar Aguilar 2011 0.00 DNP
54 87 Barret Browning 2011 0.00 DNP
55 87 Fernando Hernandez 2011 0.00 DNP
56 87 Neil Wagner 2010 0.00 DNP
57 87 Matt Gorgen 2013 0.00 DNP
58 87 Taylor Thompson 2013 0.00 DNP
59 87 Paul Estrada 2009 0.00 DNP
60 87 Mariano Gomez 2009 0.00 DNP
61 87 Jesus Delgado 2010 0.00 DNP
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63 87 Jesse Simpson 2013 0.00 DNP
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76 86 Julio DePaula 2009 0.00 DNP
77 86 Romulo Sanchez 2010 0.00
78 86 Dan Otero 2011 0.00 DNP
79 86 Andrew Albers 2012 0.00 DNP
80 86 Tyson Corley 2012 0.00 DNP
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82 85 Nick Hill 2011 0.00 DNP
83 85 Casey Baron 2011 0.00 DNP
84 85 Matt Langwell 2012 0.00 DNP
85 85 Jared Gayhart 2013 0.00 DNP
86 85 Jay Sborz 2011 0.00 DNP
87 85 Luis Pena 2009 0.00 DNP
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89 85 Lincoln Holdzkom 2008 0.00 DNP
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92 85 Blaine Hardy 2013 0.00 DNP
93 85 Michael Hrynio 2009 0.00 DNP
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95 85 Brennan Garr 2010 0.00 DNP
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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, David Cales threw 27 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 Sinker (89mph), also mixing in a Slider (82mph) and Fourseam Fastball (90mph).