Biographical

Portrait of Juan Centeno

Juan Centeno C Mets

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 24)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
250 .243 1 20 19 0 .224 0.2
Birth Date11-16-1989
Height5' 9"
Weight195 lbs
Age24 years, 11 months, 8 days
BatsL
ThrowsR
2010
2011
2012
-0.02013
0.12014
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WARP Summary

Standard

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
2013 NYN 23 4 10 10 0 3 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .300 .300 .300 .228 -0.0 -0.0 -0.0
2014 NYN 24 10 33 30 1 6 0 0 0 6 3 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 .200 .273 .200 .174 -1.3 0.1 -0.1
Career14434019000936000300.225.279.225.186-1.30.1-0.1

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 PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2007 MTS Rk 12 45 .160 .247 .343 .362 .249 .171 99 -4.3 1.2 0.6 -0.2 0.1 -2.7 -0.3 -2.7 -0.3
2008 MTS Rk 24 75 .216 .253 .339 .359 .250 .228 103 -2.6 1.6 1 1.5 0.5 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1
2009 BRO A- 32 120 .155 .243 .318 .344 .255 .191 90 -13.1 3.4 2 -0.1 -0.0 -7.5 -0.8 -7.5 -0.8
2010 BRO A- 32 104 .302 .253 .327 .375 .266 .364 105 5.5 3.6 2.2 1.0 0.4 12.6 1.4 12.6 1.4
2010 SLU A+ 11 41 .158 .254 .319 .370 .258 .233 96 -4.6 1.2 0.6 -0.0 -1.0 -4.5 -0.5 -4.5 -0.5
2010 BIN AA 1 1 -.018 .244 .329 .398 .269 .000 86 -0.3 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 -0.3 -0.0 -0.3 -0.0
2011 SLU A+ 52 178 .262 .264 .335 .387 .259 .363 107 0.5 5.3 2.1 -0.0 -1.0 8.1 0.8 8.1 0.8
2012 BIN AA 79 313 .234 .263 .330 .399 .261 .331 103 -8.4 8.6 5.2 -1.1 -2.2 5.5 0.5 5.5 0.5
2012 MAN Wnt 30 107 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .278 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 NYN MLB 4 10 .228 .234 .285 .369 .237 .333 95 -0.3 0.3 0.2 -0.0 0.0 -0.0 -0.0 -0.0 -0.0
2013 BIN AA 6 24 .224 .257 .330 .395 .271 .333 98 -0.9 0.7 0.4 -0.1 -0.8 0.6 0.1 0.6 0.1
2013 LVG AAA 67 237 .234 .285 .350 .439 .273 .339 113 -6.6 6.8 3.8 -1.5 0.2 9.9 0.9 9.9 0.9
2014 NYN MLB 10 33 .174 .250 .313 .374 .261 .240 94 -2.7 0.9 0.5 0.1 -0.1 -1.3 -0.1 -1.3 -0.1
2014 BIN AA 21 83 .231 .268 .333 .422 .272 .333 105 -2.5 2.3 1.4 -0.4 -0.3 1.9 0.2 1.9 0.2
2014 LVG AAA 53 202 .264 .278 .353 .428 .275 .329 107 1 6.1 3.6 -0.5 -3.5 9.5 0.9 9.5 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
2007 MTS Rk 45 4 6 0 0 0 2 3 6 0 0 .146 .222 .146 .000 .160 -2.7 -0.2 -0.3
2008 MTS Rk 75 10 13 1 0 0 1 8 8 0 0 .206 .307 .222 .016 .216 0.0 1.5 0.1
2009 BRO A- 120 8 18 2 1 0 9 5 18 1 1 .164 .210 .200 .036 .155 -7.5 -0.1 -0.8
2010 BIN AA 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.018 -0.3 0.0 -0.0
2010 BRO A- 104 17 33 8 1 1 10 6 8 1 0 .371 .385 .517 .146 .302 12.6 1.0 1.4
2010 SLU A+ 41 1 7 0 0 0 1 3 7 1 0 .200 .250 .200 .000 .158 -4.5 -0.0 -0.5
2011 SLU A+ 178 22 50 5 1 1 11 12 22 3 1 .318 .368 .382 .064 .262 8.1 -0.0 0.8
2012 MAN Wnt 107 8 23 2 1 1 7 9 13 1 0 .250 .327 .326 .076 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 BIN AA 313 29 80 12 2 0 35 23 43 1 1 .285 .337 .342 .057 .234 5.5 -1.1 0.5
2013 BIN AA 24 4 6 1 1 0 3 0 5 0 0 .261 .261 .391 .130 .224 0.6 -0.1 0.1
2013 LVG AAA 237 25 65 10 2 0 28 12 24 1 1 .305 .346 .371 .066 .234 9.9 -1.5 0.9
2013 NYN MLB 10 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .300 .300 .300 .000 .228 -0.0 -0.0 -0.0
2014 LVG AAA 202 19 52 5 0 1 17 15 26 2 0 .290 .343 .335 .045 .264 9.5 -0.5 0.9
2014 BIN AA 83 8 22 5 0 0 8 6 11 0 1 .286 .337 .351 .065 .231 1.9 -0.4 0.2
2014 NYN MLB 33 1 6 0 0 0 2 3 5 0 0 .200 .273 .200 .000 .174 -1.3 0.1 -0.1

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
2013 39 0.5385 0.5385 0.8571 0.6190 0.4444 0.9231 0.7500 0.1429
2014 123 0.4228 0.3821 0.8085 0.4615 0.3239 0.9583 0.6522 0.1915
Career1620.45070.41980.82020.49940.35290.94980.67570.1798

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2011-05-25 2011-06-03 Minors 9 8 - Not Disclosed - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 NYN $
2013 NYN $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 21 d1 year (2014)

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Contract selected by NY Mets 9/9/13.
  • Drafted by NY Mets 2007 (32-991) (Antonio Luchetti HS, Arecibo, P.R.).

2014 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 3/11/2014 05:35 ET

PCT PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
90o 518 47 139 23 3 3 45 30 86 1 1 .294 .334 .374 .268 18.5 C -2, 2B 0 1.8
80o 495 43 125 20 3 2 41 27 84 1 1 .277 .315 .352 .253 10.6 C -1, 2B 0 1.0
70o 478 40 115 19 2 2 38 25 83 1 1 .265 .302 .336 .243 5.4 C -1, 2B 0 0.4
60o 463 37 108 18 2 2 36 23 82 1 0 .254 .290 .322 .234 1.1 C -1, 2B 0 0.0
50o 450 35 101 17 2 2 34 22 80 1 0 .245 .280 .310 .225 -2.6 C -1, 2B 0 -0.4
40o 437 33 94 15 2 2 32 20 79 1 0 .235 .269 .297 .216 -6.1 C -1, 2B 0 -0.8
30o 422 30 87 14 2 2 30 19 78 1 0 .224 .258 .284 .207 -9.7 C -1, 2B 0 -1.2
20o 405 28 80 13 2 2 28 17 76 1 0 .212 .244 .268 .196 -13.5 C -1, 2B 0 -1.6
10o 382 24 68 11 1 1 25 15 74 1 0 .196 .226 .246 .182 -18.2 C -1, 2B 0 -2.1
Weighted Mean45736104172235238110.249.285.316.229-0.8C -1, 2B 0-0.2

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
3% 4% 1% 12% 13%

Long-Term Forecast (Beyond the 2014 Projections)

Playing time estimates are based on performance, not Depth Charts.
Year Age PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP VORP BRR POS_ADJ REP_ADJ RAA FRAA
20152525022529111811461.228.266.293.207-1.8-16.0-0.41.214.9-31.7-0.7
201626269255910112014471.242.285.307.219-1.0-8.7-0.51.214.9-24.3-0.8
20172760558134222548321031.243.289.316.226-0.6-4.0-1.12.614.9-20.4-1.8
20182862358137233448331051.241.285.312.222-0.9-6.4-1.12.514.9-22.7-1.8
20192962158136223448331050.241.286.311.222-0.9-6.7-1.22.314.9-22.7-1.8
20203063460138232448361070.239.288.307.222-1.0-7.0-1.32.214.9-22.8-1.9
20213162962137213752381110.239.289.320.226-0.7-4.4-1.22.014.9-20.1-1.9
20223260159133212548361030.243.295.316.227-0.7-4.3-1.31.714.9-19.7-1.8
20233364062137213652391180.235.286.313.222-1.0-7.4-1.21.614.9-22.8-1.9

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
0.30.82.60.6out of baseball0.24.3

Comparable Players (Similarity Index 84)

Rank Score Name Year TAv Trend
1 90 Robinzon Diaz 2008 .209
2 89 Kevin Coddington 2012 .000 DNP
3 89 Jonathan Mota 2011 .000 DNP
4 89 Jordan Pacheco 2010 .000 DNP
5 89 Jhonatan Solano 2010 .000 DNP
6 88 Jonathan Jaspe 2009 .000 DNP
7 88 Sean Rooney 2010 .000 DNP
8 88 Joel Naughton 2011 .000 DNP
9 88 Manny Pina 2011 .177
10 88 Luis De La Cruz 2013 .000 DNP
11 88 Juan Graterol 2013 .000 DNP
12 87 Kai Gronauer 2011 .000 DNP
13 87 Brett Hayes 2008 .000 DNP
14 87 Braeden Schlehuber 2012 .000 DNP
15 87 Gabriel Gutierrez 2008 .000 DNP
16 87 Matt Kennelly 2013 .000 DNP
17 87 Elio Sarmiento 2010 .000 DNP
18 87 Jair Fernandez 2011 .000 DNP
19 87 Mayo Acosta 2012 .000 DNP
20 86 Steve Clevenger 2010 .000 DNP
21 86 Daniel Rohlfing 2013 .000 DNP
22 86 Jason Jaramillo 2007 .000 DNP
23 86 Hector Gimenez 2007 .000 DNP
24 86 Danny Lehmann 2010 .000 DNP
25 86 Kris Watts 2009 .000 DNP
26 85 Michael Brenly 2011 .000 DNP
27 85 Mark Wagner 2008 .000 DNP
28 85 Kiel Thibault 2008 .000 DNP
29 85 Bobby Wilson 2007 .000 DNP
30 85 Wilkin Castillo 2008 .214
31 85 Wyatt Toregas 2007 .000 DNP
32 84 Bryan Holaday 2012 .200
33 84 Brad Davis 2007 .000 DNP
34 84 Luis Sierra 2012 .000 DNP
35 84 Keoni Ruth 2009 .000 DNP
36 84 Michael Blanke 2013 .000 DNP
37 83 Michael Collins 2009 .000 DNP
38 83 Rafael Lopez 2012 .000 DNP
39 83 Tim Kennelly 2011 .000 DNP
40 83 Jose Jimenez 2011 .000 DNP
41 83 Matt McBride 2009 .000 DNP
42 83 Jose Felix 2012 .000 DNP
43 83 Nelson Robledo 2008 .000 DNP
44 83 Gorman Erickson 2012 .000 DNP
45 83 Tony Cruz 2011 .255
46 82 Drew Butera 2008 .000 DNP
47 82 Doug Pickens 2009 .000 DNP
48 82 Luis Flores 2011 .000 DNP
49 82 Sergio Miranda 2011 .000 DNP
50 82 Travis Adair 2012 .000 DNP
51 82 Tuffy Gosewisch 2008 .000 DNP
52 82 Jose Gil 2011 .000 DNP
53 82 Martin Maldonado 2011 .008
54 82 Matt Downs 2008 .000 DNP
55 82 Brandon Bantz 2011 .000 DNP
56 82 Brian Harrison 2013 .000 DNP
57 82 Jose Bonilla 2013 .000 DNP
58 82 Lou Palmisano 2007 .000 DNP
59 82 Shane Robinson 2009 .182
60 82 Fernando Valenzuela 2007 .000 DNP
61 82 Jesus Sucre 2012 .000 DNP
62 82 Zach Zaneski 2010 .000 DNP
63 81 Jon Gilmore 2013 .000 DNP
64 81 Jose Morales 2007 .767
65 81 Austin Romine 2013 .189
66 81 Alex Garabedian 2010 .000 DNP
67 81 Jaime Ortiz 2013 .000 DNP
68 81 Jake Jefferies 2012 .000 DNP
69 81 Daniel Robertson 2010 .000 DNP
70 81 Jackson Williams 2010 .000 DNP
71 81 Shawn Zarraga 2013 .000 DNP
72 81 Justin Dalles 2013 .000 DNP
73 81 Jose Flores 2012 .000 DNP
74 81 Konrad Schmidt 2009 .000 DNP
75 81 Nathan Hanson 2011 .000 DNP
76 81 Tyler Kuhn 2011 .000 DNP
77 81 Marcus Lemon 2012 .000 DNP
78 81 Mark Thomas 2012 .000 DNP
79 81 Jeff Mathis 2007 .217
80 81 Andy Dirks 2010 .000 DNP
81 81 Nick Liles 2012 .000 DNP
82 81 Caleb Ramsey 2013 .000 DNP
83 81 James Van Ostrand 2009 .000 DNP
84 81 Nick Van Stratten 2009 .000 DNP
85 81 Alex Buchholz 2012 .000 DNP
86 81 Carlos Mendez 2011 .000 DNP
87 81 Nevin Ashley 2009 .000 DNP
88 81 Mike Baxter 2009 .000 DNP
89 80 Maxwell Leon 2008 .000 DNP
90 80 Donovan Solano 2012 .266
91 80 Sammie Starr 2012 .000 DNP
92 80 Josh Phegley 2012 .000 DNP
93 80 Geovany Soto 2007 .377
94 80 Joseph Paciorek 2013 .000 DNP
95 80 George Kottaras 2007 .000 DNP
96 80 Sandy Leon 2013 .006
97 80 Kyle Bellows 2013 .000 DNP
98 80 Ryan Lollis 2011 .000 DNP
99 80 Rob Johnson 2007 .274
100 80 Darwin Barney 2010 .224

Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
11 vs R (Multi) .300 .300 .300 .224
31 vs R (2013) .300 .300 .300 .224

BP Annual Player Comments

YearComment
2014 Due to publishing agreements, the 2014 player comments and team essays are only available in the Baseball Prospectus 2014 book (available in hardcopy, e-book, and Kindle).
2013 Baseball teams always need catchers, especially ones who hit lefty, and catchers can take time to develop, so keep an eye out for Juan Centeno as a 29-year-old rookie in 2019.

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This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFree Agent Watch: Week 23Bret Sayre2014-09-04
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFree Agent Watch: Week 23Mike Gianella2014-09-04
Overthinking It: May in Catcher FramingBen Lindbergh2014-06-04
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Billy's BlanksR.J. Anderson2014-05-19
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Cueto Fries the FriarsChris Mosch2014-05-16
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Cueto Fries the FriarsMorris Greenberg2014-05-16
BP Unfiltered: More on Billy Hamilton's First Career Caught StealingBen Lindbergh2013-09-26
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Helton Leaves HomeDaniel Rathman2013-09-26
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: September 9, 2013Clint Chisam2013-09-09


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Advanced Catching Metrics

Year Framing Chances Extra Strikes Framing Runs Framing Runs per 7000 Blocking Chances PB/WP Saved Blocking Runs Blocking Runs per 7000 Total Receiving Runs Total Receiving Runs per 7000
2013 217 -2 -0.1 -4.1 133 -0.0 -0.0 -0.6 -0.1 -4.7
2014 688 -8 -0.8 -8.0 410 -0.4 -0.1 -1.9 -0.9 -10.0
total 905 -9 -0.7 -5.3 543 -0.2 -0.1 -0.9 -0.8 -6.2

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