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2014 Rest-of-Season Projections (seasonal age 28)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date7-15-1985
Height6' 2"
Weight230 lbs
Age29 years, 1 months, 17 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
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0.82013
0.82014
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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
2011 HOU 25 34 0 27.7 0.0 27.7 1 3 1 2 0 0 125 28 9 9 3 45 13 6 4 29 2.93 4.15 4.51 0.6 0.1
2012 HOU 26 30 0 29.7 0.0 29.7 0 2 0 1 0 0 143 43 21 20 4 61 14 11 1 27 6.07 4.59 4.59 2.3 0.2
2012 TOR 26 3 0 2.7 0.0 2.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 20 8 10 9 1 14 2 1 1 4 30.38 8.30 6.92 -0.9 -0.1
2013 ATL 27 56 0 65.7 0.0 65.7 4 1 0 0 0 0 256 45 13 13 5 66 20 17 3 74 1.78 2.81 3.38 8.1 0.8
2014 ATL 28 55 0 50.7 0.0 50.7 5 3 3 4 0 0 217 54 23 20 4 73 12 12 3 60 3.55 2.63 3.04 6.5 0.7
Career1780176.30.0176.310947007611787671172596147121943.623.353.7516.51.7

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
2011 HOU MLB 34 0 27.7 4.51 94 .284 .258 .316 .393 .257 .329 102 0.6 0.1 0.6 0.1
2011 CCH AA 14 0 14.0 6.48 79 .262 .269 .338 .410 .255 .303 107 0.4 0.0 0.4 0.0
2011 OKL AAA 19 0 19.0 2.73 151 .194 .283 .358 .451 .272 .306 97 6.7 0.6 6.3 0.6
2011 ESC Wnt 10 0 10.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .387 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 HOU MLB 30 0 29.7 4.59 95 .306 .257 .314 .404 .258 .402 102 1.4 0.1 2.3 0.2
2012 TOR MLB 3 0 2.7 6.92 45 .491 .232 .311 .395 .258 .583 101 -0.9 -0.1 -0.9 -0.1
2012 LVG AAA 16 0 17.7 4.19 125 .235 .284 .356 .444 .279 .292 107 3.5 0.3 3.5 0.3
2012 OKL AAA 7 0 8.7 5.54 106 .171 .285 .351 .436 .270 .231 113 0.9 0.1 1.2 0.2
2013 ATL MLB 56 0 65.7 3.38 116 .210 .254 .315 .397 .258 .260 100 8.0 0.9 8.1 0.8
2013 GWN AAA 6 0 15.3 5.43 80 .292 .264 .338 .394 .260 .340 104 -0.0 -0.0 -0.0 -0.0
2014 ATL MLB 55 0 50.7 3.04 118 .263 .249 .313 .385 .265 .362 93 6.5 0.7 6.5 0.7
2014 GWN AAA 2 2 2.0 1.03 181 .105 .277 .344 .433 .261 .000 115 1.6 0.2 1.6 0.2

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
2011 ESC Wnt 1 0 0 10 0 10.3 12 2 10 0 0% .387 10.5 1.7 0.0 8.7 1.35 3.48 0.0 0.0
2011 HOU MLB 1 3 1 34 0 27.7 28 13 29 3 44% .329 9.1 4.2 1.0 9.4 1.48 2.93 0.6 0.1
2011 OKL AAA 0 0 9 19 0 19.0 15 6 21 0 41% .306 7.1 2.8 0.0 9.9 1.11 0.00 6.3 0.6
2011 CCH AA 0 1 5 14 0 14.0 14 3 17 4 38% .303 9.0 1.9 2.6 10.9 1.21 4.50 0.4 0.0
2012 HOU MLB 0 2 0 30 0 29.7 43 14 27 4 43% .402 13.0 4.2 1.2 8.2 1.92 6.07 2.3 0.2
2012 TOR MLB 0 0 0 3 0 2.7 8 2 4 1 54% .583 27.0 6.8 3.4 13.5 3.75 30.38 -0.9 -0.1
2012 LVG AAA 0 1 1 16 0 17.7 15 7 19 1 43% .292 7.6 3.6 0.5 9.7 1.25 3.57 3.5 0.3
2012 OKL AAA 1 0 3 7 0 8.7 7 0 6 1 52% .231 7.3 0.0 1.0 6.2 0.81 2.08 1.2 0.2
2013 GWN AAA 1 2 0 6 0 15.3 17 4 11 1 56% .340 10.0 2.3 0.6 6.5 1.37 3.52 -0.0 -0.0
2013 ATL MLB 4 1 0 56 0 65.7 45 20 74 5 39% .260 6.2 2.7 0.7 10.1 0.99 1.78 8.1 0.8
2014 ATL MLB 5 3 3 55 0 50.7 54 12 60 4 38% .362 9.6 2.1 0.7 10.7 1.30 3.55 6.5 0.7
2014 GWN AAA 0 0 0 2 2 2.0 0 0 4 0 33% .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 18.0 0.00 0.00 1.6 0.2

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
2011 453 0.4989 0.5066 0.7598 0.7080 0.3040 0.8500 0.5507 0.2402
2012 617 0.5057 0.4984 0.7590 0.6699 0.3213 0.8373 0.5918 0.2410
2013 1048 0.5239 0.5038 0.7519 0.6794 0.3106 0.8257 0.5742 0.2481
2014 844 0.5770 0.5355 0.7633 0.6817 0.3361 0.8163 0.6167 0.2367
Career29620.53140.51210.75780.68250.31910.82920.58640.2422

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-06-17 2014-07-02 15-DL 15 15 Right Arm Strain Biceps -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2015 ATL $
2014 ATL $532,500
2013 ATL $
2012 HOU $485,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$485,000
2011Current$532,500
2 yrPvs + Cur$1,017,500
2 yrTotal$1,017,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 16 d1 year/$0.5325M (2014)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.5325M (2014). Re-signed by Atlanta 2/25/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Re-signed by Atlanta 2/27/13.
  • 1 year/$0.485M (2012). Re-signed by Houston 2/23/12. Acquired by Toronto in trade from Houston 7/20/12. Acquired by Boston in trade from Toronto 10/20/12. Claimed by Atlanta off waivers 11/30/12 after being DFA by Boston 11/20/12.
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011). Contract purchased by Houston 11/19/10. Re-signed by Houston 2/11.
  • Acquired by Houston in trade from St. Louis 8/19/10 (Pedro Feliz deal).
  • Drafted as catcher by St. Louis 2006 (12-376) (West Virginia).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .271 .360 .395 .254
11 vs R (Multi) .219 .280 .329 .232
18 Split (Multi) .052 .080 .066 .022
19 LgAvg (Multi) .010 .024 .026 .019
30 vs L (2013) .224 .313 .329 .219
31 vs R (2013) .183 .239 .268 .201
38 Split (2013) .040 .074 .062 .018
39 LgAvg (2013) .010 .022 .028 .019

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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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David Carpenter has thrown 3,074 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2010 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason, Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (97mph) and Slider (86mph). He also rarely throws a Change (89mph).