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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 28)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date12-26-1985
Height6' 4"
Weight220 lbs
Age28 years, 10 months, 30 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
0.12011
-0.22012
2013
0.02014
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 CHN 25 10 0 9.7 0.0 9.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 47 12 3 3 1 18 7 6 0 8 2.79 4.86 4.25 0.5 0.1
2012 BOS 26 8 0 6.0 0.0 6.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 34 7 6 6 1 12 10 8 0 2 9.00 9.55 8.19 -1.9 -0.2
Career18015.70.015.710000081199923017140105.176.655.71-1.4-0.2

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 CHN MLB 10 0 9.7 4.25 101 .325 .255 .319 .402 .262 .355 103 0.5 0.1 0.5 0.1
2011 TEN AA 10 0 12.3 7.88 66 .218 .250 .326 .371 .245 .216 123 -0.9 -0.1 -0.9 -0.1
2011 IOW AAA 22 0 30.3 5.88 103 .274 .271 .342 .419 .257 .330 106 2.4 0.2 2.4 0.2
2012 BOS MLB 8 0 6.0 8.19 19 .368 .231 .298 .374 .247 .286 102 -1.9 -0.2 -1.9 -0.2
2012 GRN A 2 2 2.0 1.90 158 .293 .260 .338 .379 .263 .333 94 1.3 0.1 1.3 0.1
2012 PME AA 1 1 2.0 0.37 192 .240 .274 .321 .411 .257 .400 108 1.4 0.1 1.4 0.1
2012 PAW AAA 16 0 15.7 4.13 105 .176 .254 .321 .396 .249 .176 99 1.3 0.1 1.3 0.1
2012 RSX Rk 2 1 2.0 5.89 97 .211 .230 .314 .338 .241 .167 115 -0.4 -0.0 -0.4 -0.0
2013 LOW A- 4 0 5.3 2.47 136 .268 .252 .317 .372 .275 .308 96 1.0 0.1 1.0 0.1
2013 PAW AAA 30 1 45.3 4.31 102 .279 .259 .329 .384 .253 .356 100 5.5 0.6 5.5 0.6

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 CHN MLB 0 0 0 10 0 9.7 12 7 8 1 47% .355 11.2 6.5 0.9 7.4 1.97 2.79 0.5 0.1
2011 IOW AAA 2 3 1 22 0 30.3 32 23 28 3 55% .330 9.5 6.8 0.9 8.3 1.81 6.53 2.4 0.2
2011 TEN AA 1 1 1 10 0 12.3 10 4 6 2 46% .216 7.3 2.9 1.5 4.4 1.14 4.38 -0.9 -0.1
2012 GRN A 0 0 0 2 2 2.0 1 1 4 0 67% .333 4.5 4.5 0.0 18.0 1.00 4.50 1.3 0.1
2012 RSX Rk 0 0 0 2 1 2.0 1 1 1 0 67% .167 4.5 4.5 0.0 4.5 1.00 4.50 -0.4 -0.0
2012 BOS MLB 1 0 0 8 0 6.0 7 10 2 1 59% .286 10.5 15.0 1.5 3.0 2.83 9.00 -1.9 -0.2
2012 PAW AAA 1 0 4 16 0 15.7 7 8 17 1 49% .176 4.0 4.6 0.6 9.8 0.96 1.15 1.3 0.1
2012 PME AA 0 0 0 1 1 2.0 2 0 3 0 60% .400 9.0 0.0 0.0 13.5 1.00 4.50 1.4 0.1
2013 LOW A- 0 0 0 4 0 5.3 4 1 6 0 62% .308 6.8 1.7 0.0 10.1 0.94 1.69 1.0 0.1
2013 PAW AAA 0 2 0 30 1 45.3 50 29 48 3 42% .356 9.9 5.8 0.6 9.5 1.74 4.96 5.5 0.6

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 190 0.4842 0.5105 0.7938 0.7717 0.2653 0.8451 0.6538 0.2062
2012 132 0.4242 0.3817 0.8000 0.6964 0.1447 0.8462 0.6364 0.2000
Career3220.45960.45770.79630.74080.21590.84560.64670.2037

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2013-02-23 2013-10-31 60-DL 250 162 Right Shoulder Thoracic Outlet Syndrome -
2012-03-26 2012-07-31 60-DL 127 103 Right Elbow Recovery From Surgery Bone Spurs - -
2012-03-20 2012-03-26 Camp 6 0 Right Elbow Surgery Bone Spurs 2012-03-29 -
2011-08-03 2011-09-01 Minors 29 27 - Abdomen Strain Oblique - -
2010-04-08 2010-04-19 Minors 11 0 Right Shoulder Impingement -
2005-01-01 2005-01-01 Coll 0 0 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2013 BOS $
2012 BOS $482,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$482,000
1 yrTotal$482,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 10 d2014

Details
  • 2014. Signed by Yakult Swallows of Japan 12/17/13.
  • 1 year (2013). Sent outright to Triple-A by Boston 2/1/13. Released by Boston 12/13.
  • 1 year/$0.482M (2012). Acquired by Boston in trade from Chicago Cubs 2/21/12 (Theo Epstein deal).
  • 1 year (2011). Contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 6/14/11.
  • Drafted 2008 (3-97) (Kent State). Signed 6/08, $0.385M signing bonus.

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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Chris Carpenter threw 411 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2010 and 2012, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2012, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (95mph) and Curve (86mph), also mixing in a Change (87mph).