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Portrait of Jack Cassel

Jack Cassel PAstros

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
2 53 2 2 0 25 4.92 0.2
Birth Date8-8-1980
Height6' 2"
Weight190 lbs
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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
2007 SDN 26 6 4 22.7 18.7 4.0 1 1 0 0 1 0 98 30 10 10 1 38 5 5 1 11 3.97 3.58 3.53 2.9 0.3
2008 HOU 27 9 3 30.3 14.3 16.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 132 38 21 19 5 64 8 6 1 14 5.64 5.22 6.02 -1.0 -0.1
Career15753.033.020.0220010230683129610213112254.924.514.931.90.2

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2000 FTW A 22 0 36.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 IDA Rk 7 0 12.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 FTW A 25 23 128.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 FTW A 27 0 50.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .331 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 LEL A+ 23 0 37.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .287 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 LEL A+ 64 0 72.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .305 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 MOB AA 57 0 74.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .316 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 MOB AA 24 3 43.0 4.14 52 .226 .275 .349 .410 .278 .417 35 6.1 0.6 6.8 0.7
2005 POR AAA 23 3 39.0 4.56 101 .307 .282 .350 .452 .274 .343 79 5.3 0.5 4.8 0.5
2005 jav Wnt 7 6 25.2 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.969 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 MOB AA 12 12 78.0 3.80 96 .212 .247 .319 .362 .260 .289 79 8.9 0.9 8.8 1.0
2006 POR AAA 18 11 76.1 5.19 87 .304 .264 .339 .412 .263 .326 101 3.2 0.3 2.1 0.3
2007 SDN MLB 6 4 22.7 3.53 112 .290 .270 .331 .433 .259 .362 84 4.0 0.4 2.9 0.3
2007 POR AAA 27 24 156.7 4.53 107 .281 .281 .349 .437 .263 .361 100 23.2 2.2 27.3 2.6
2008 HOU MLB 9 3 30.3 6.02 73 .281 .256 .323 .417 .259 .317 102 -0.8 -0.1 -1.0 -0.1
2008 ROU AAA 19 17 107.3 5.14 103 .244 .272 .339 .431 .255 .303 106 14.4 1.4 13.8 1.3
2009 COH AAA 15 15 90.3 6.09 80 .271 .265 .334 .411 .252 .317 113 -3.2 -0.3 -3.2 -0.3

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
2000 IDA Rk 0 0 0 7 0 12.7 10 3 13 1 0% .000 7.1 2.1 0.7 9.2 1.02 1.42 0.0 0.0
2000 FTW A 2 2 0 22 0 36.3 42 12 25 2 0% .000 10.4 3.0 0.5 6.2 1.49 4.71 0.0 0.0
2001 FTW A 4 14 0 25 23 128.3 163 35 89 7 0% .000 11.4 2.5 0.5 6.2 1.54 5.54 0.0 0.0
2002 LEL A+ 1 1 1 23 0 37.0 33 11 25 0 0% .287 8.0 2.7 0.0 6.1 1.19 2.43 0.0 0.0
2002 FTW A 4 1 0 27 0 50.7 58 11 34 0 0% .331 10.3 2.0 0.0 6.0 1.36 3.02 0.0 0.0
2003 LEL A+ 5 4 3 64 0 72.7 69 18 52 0 0% .305 8.5 2.2 0.0 6.4 1.20 3.59 0.0 0.0
2004 MOB AA 4 2 1 57 0 74.7 77 27 52 4 0% .316 9.3 3.3 0.5 6.3 1.39 3.73 0.0 0.0
2005 POR AAA 3 2 0 23 3 39.0 54 17 21 2 54% .343 12.5 3.9 0.5 4.8 1.82 4.62 4.8 0.5
2005 MOB AA 3 3 1 24 3 43.0 45 16 29 1 58% .417 9.4 3.3 0.2 6.1 1.42 3.35 6.8 0.7
2005 jav Wnt 2 2 0 7 6 25.2 33 9 21 2 0% -.969 11.8 3.2 0.7 7.5 1.67 4.64 0.0 0.0
2006 POR AAA 3 5 0 18 11 76.1 96 28 44 12 59% .326 11.4 3.3 1.4 5.2 1.63 6.50 2.1 0.3
2006 MOB AA 6 3 0 12 12 78.0 66 18 75 3 62% .289 7.6 2.1 0.3 8.7 1.08 2.31 8.8 1.0
2007 POR AAA 7 14 0 27 24 156.7 203 42 117 13 58% .361 11.7 2.4 0.7 6.7 1.56 3.91 27.3 2.6
2007 SDN MLB 1 1 0 6 4 22.7 30 5 11 1 44% .362 11.9 2.0 0.4 4.4 1.54 3.97 2.9 0.3
2008 ROU AAA 9 5 0 19 17 107.3 113 30 72 10 56% .303 9.5 2.5 0.8 6.0 1.33 3.69 13.8 1.3
2008 HOU MLB 1 1 0 9 3 30.3 38 8 14 5 46% .317 11.3 2.4 1.5 4.2 1.52 5.64 -1.0 -0.1
2009 COH AAA 5 7 0 15 15 90.3 109 38 51 11 55% .317 10.9 3.8 1.1 5.1 1.63 5.78 -3.2 -0.3

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 455 0.5385 0.4769 0.8525 0.6490 0.2762 0.9057 0.7069 0.1429
Career4550.53850.47690.85250.6490.27620.90570.70690.1429

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2009-06-28 2009-09-10 Minors 74 0 Right Shoulder Inflammation -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2008 HOU $400,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$400,000
1 yrTotal$400,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 77 d

Details
  • signed as a free agent from HOU 1/09 (minor-league contract)
  • FA 10/8/08 after sent outright to Triple-A
  • recalled 9/1/08 optioned to Triple-A 7/23/08 recalled 7/21/08 optioned to Triple-A 6/1/08 recalled 5/25/08 optioned to Triple-A 4/30/08 recalled 4/23/08 optioned to Triple-A 3/26/08 signed as a free agent from SD 12/17/07, 1 year/$0.4M (08)
  • non-tendered 12/12/07 recalled 8/31/07 contract purchased 8/10/07
  • 00 25-739

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BP Articles

Jack Cassel is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL RoundupChristina Kahrl2008-11-10
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Weekend Moves OmnibusChristina Kahrl2008-07-21
Spring Training Preview: NL CentralJoe Sheehan2008-02-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: December RoundupChristina Kahrl2007-12-31
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction of the Day: Making Waves in the WestsChristina Kahrl2007-12-27
This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: Offseason Plans, NL WestNate Silver2007-10-31
This article requires BP Premium accessWait 'Til Next Year: Defensive SnubstitutionsBryan Smith2007-10-23
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: No RestJoe Sheehan2007-08-31
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction of the Day: Contenders' MovesChristina Kahrl2007-08-30


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Jack Cassel threw 698 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2008, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2008, he relied primarily on his Sinker (88mph) and Change (78mph), also mixing in a Curve (77mph), Fourseam Fastball (88mph) and Slider (83mph).