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Birth Date12-4-1992
Height6' 0"
Weight200 lbs
Age23 years, 6 months, 27 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
2012
2013
2014
2015
0.12016
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP

Statistics for All Levels

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YEAR Team Lg G PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2011 YAN Rk 1 2 .258 .298 .495 .404 .000 .000 121 0 0.1 0 -0.1 -0.8 -0.8 -0.1 -0.8 -0.1
2013 CSC A 115 520 .280 .247 .321 .363 .000 .362 91 10.9 14.6 1.1 2.0 -1.3 25.3 2.9 25.3 2.9
2014 TAM A+ 90 416 .269 .257 .321 .368 .000 .377 102 3.9 12.2 1 -2.4 0.5 17.6 1.5 17.6 1.5
2014 TRN AA 42 197 .279 .265 .327 .404 .000 .344 99 3.8 5.4 -1 -4.3 1.9 10.2 0.6 10.2 0.6
2015 TRN AA 125 563 .261 .259 .319 .376 .000 .327 96 0.3 15.1 0.1 -1.5 0.5 16.0 1.6 16.0 1.6
2015 SWB AAA 7 29 .408 .273 .326 .396 .000 .647 97 4.5 0.8 0 0.1 0.1 5.3 0.6 5.3 0.6
2016 TRN AA 27 116 .306 .251 .325 .389 .264 .365 96 5.5 3.1 -0.7 0.2 -0.5 7.4 0.8 7.4 0.8
2016 SWB AAA 41 172 .289 .250 .318 .372 .253 .341 96 5.2 4.8 -0.6 -0.5 -0.3 9.0 0.9 9.0 0.9

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2011 YAN Rk 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .000 .258 -0.8 -0.1 -0.1
2013 CSC A 520 69 131 37 6 2 31 40 110 18 9 .282 .347 .401 .119 .280 25.3 2.0 2.9
2014 TAM A+ 416 50 117 18 4 3 24 28 80 10 3 .304 .354 .395 .091 .269 17.6 -2.4 1.5
2014 TRN AA 197 24 48 10 5 4 18 18 44 2 3 .273 .344 .455 .182 .279 10.2 -4.3 0.6
2015 SWB AAA 29 4 11 3 1 0 2 3 8 0 0 .458 .517 .667 .208 .408 5.3 0.1 0.6
2015 TRN AA 563 68 136 22 5 2 37 43 98 17 3 .269 .330 .345 .075 .261 16.0 -1.5 1.6
2016 SWB AAA 172 29 46 10 5 3 20 11 31 0 2 .287 .337 .469 .181 .289 9.0 -0.5 0.9
2016 TRN AA 116 12 30 8 3 3 17 10 28 3 4 .288 .353 .510 .221 .306 7.4 0.2 0.8

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 CSAA_CHANCES CSAA_RT

Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2011-06-21 2011-09-01 Minors 72 59 - Not Disclosed - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 0 d2016

Details
  • 2016. Selected by Cincinnati from NY Yankees in Rule 5 draft 12/10/15. DFA by Cincinnati 4/3/16. Returned by Cincinnati to NY Yankees 4/5/16.
  • Drafted by NY Yankees 2011 (6-209) (Kecoughtan HS, Hampton, Va.). $0.8M signing bonus.

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BP Articles

Jake Cave is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of Thursday, May 12thMark Anderson2016-05-13
This article requires BP Premium accessWho to Watch: Eastern LeagueJeffrey Paternostro2016-04-13
Rubbing Mud: The Little California God of WalksMatthew Trueblood2016-03-15
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Chi-Town Goes FrazierMatthew Trueblood2015-12-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Chi-Town Goes FrazierChristopher Crawford2015-12-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Chi-Town Goes FrazierBryan Grosnick2015-12-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Chi-Town Goes FrazierMike Gianella2015-12-17
This article requires BP Premium accessSome Projection Left: Stumpf, Rutckyj and Blash: Your Rule 5 BriefingChristopher Crawford2015-12-11
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Trade Game: Justin UptonBP Staff2015-07-28
Prospect Feature: Your New Favorite Fringe ProspectsBrendan Gawlowski2015-05-05
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessDynasty Dynamics: Progress Report: Prospect Edition, Part ThreeBen Carsley2014-08-27
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessDynasty Dynamics: Progress Report: Prospect Edition, Part ThreeCraig Goldstein2014-08-27
This article requires BP Premium accessMonday Morning Ten Pack: August 18, 2014BP Prospect Staff2014-08-18
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of Monday, July 22Zach Mortimer2013-07-23


BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2016-04-22 13:00:00 (link to chat)Jake Cave looked pretty miserable with the Reds, does he have a future with the Yankees?
(Nick from FL)
I've always been somewhat of a fan, but I'm not entirely sure. (Kenny Ducey)
2015-05-05 15:00:00 (link to chat)What are your thoughts on Jake Cave?
(BG from WA)
I've always liked him, but I don't expect him to be a factor at the big league level. (Nick Shlain)


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