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2014 Rest-of-Season Projections (seasonal age 28)
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Birth Date6-18-1986
Height6' 6"
Weight215 lbs
Age28 years, 3 months, 5 days
BatsR
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0.02010
0.92011
0.72012
1.12013
1.22014
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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
2010 FLO 24 3 0 4.3 0.0 4.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 1 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 3 0.00 2.41 3.60 0.4 0.0
2011 FLO 25 45 0 54.7 0.0 54.7 2 1 3 2 0 0 229 45 18 16 1 60 19 12 3 55 2.63 2.43 2.93 8.2 0.9
2012 MIA 26 68 0 63.7 0.0 63.7 5 2 15 5 0 0 275 54 26 19 3 79 29 23 6 68 2.69 3.26 3.15 7.1 0.7
2013 MIA 27 69 0 69.7 0.0 69.7 4 6 34 2 0 0 281 53 19 18 3 73 22 16 2 74 2.33 2.49 2.95 9.9 1.1
2014 MIA 28 65 0 63.3 0.0 63.3 4 5 37 4 0 0 267 56 26 23 3 83 21 19 1 81 3.27 2.20 2.71 10.8 1.2
Career2500255.70.0255.7151489130010672098976102979271122812.682.602.9436.43.9

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2007 JAM A- 25 0 32.3 5.33 93 .209 .251 .328 .356 .251 .224 112 1.4 0.1 1.4 0.1
2008 GRB A 50 0 75.3 5.18 103 .245 .259 .332 .379 .263 .302 117 8.3 0.9 8.3 0.9
2009 JUP A+ 37 0 57.0 4.45 83 .215 .248 .318 .356 .249 .215 94 -0.4 -0.0 -0.4 -0.0
2010 FLO MLB 3 0 4.3 3.60 113 .105 .259 .317 .386 .258 .091 94 0.4 0.0 0.4 0.0
2010 JUP A+ 26 0 35.0 4.38 77 .241 .254 .327 .364 .261 .271 83 -1.7 -0.2 -1.7 -0.2
2010 JAX AA 22 0 31.3 2.46 142 .235 .260 .329 .388 .259 .348 94 9.3 0.9 9.4 1.0
2010 afe Wnt 1 0 0.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2010 PDD Wnt 11 0 13.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .400 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 FLO MLB 45 0 54.7 2.93 125 .222 .253 .315 .390 .261 .291 94 8.2 0.9 8.2 0.9
2011 NWO AAA 15 0 23.0 4.53 114 .223 .268 .341 .425 .262 .262 93 3.3 0.3 3.1 0.3
2012 MIA MLB 68 0 63.7 3.15 123 .248 .264 .327 .421 .267 .302 95 7.8 0.8 7.1 0.7
2013 MIA MLB 69 0 69.7 2.95 124 .219 .253 .320 .395 .259 .278 95 9.9 1.1 9.9 1.1
2013 USA int 4 0 2.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2014 MIA MLB 65 0 63.3 2.71 130 .253 .253 .315 .388 .264 .329 96 10.8 1.2 10.8 1.2

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
2007 JAM A- 1 2 9 25 0 32.3 20 19 30 1 60% .224 5.6 5.3 0.3 8.4 1.21 1.95 1.4 0.1
2008 GRB A 3 5 2 50 0 75.3 69 34 75 8 46% .302 8.2 4.1 1.0 9.0 1.37 4.66 8.3 0.9
2009 JUP A+ 3 4 2 37 0 57.0 36 16 45 2 59% .215 5.7 2.5 0.3 7.1 0.91 2.84 -0.4 -0.0
2010 JAX AA 3 1 2 22 0 31.3 30 10 34 0 41% .348 8.6 2.9 0.0 9.8 1.28 4.31 9.4 1.0
2010 JUP A+ 0 6 4 26 0 35.0 29 19 28 0 52% .271 7.5 4.9 0.0 7.2 1.37 2.83 -1.7 -0.2
2010 afe Wnt 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 0 1 0 0 0% .000 0.0 12.9 0.0 0.0 1.43 0.00 0.0 0.0
2010 PDD Wnt 0 0 1 11 0 13.3 15 4 18 1 0% .400 10.2 2.7 0.7 12.2 1.43 4.06 0.0 0.0
2010 FLO MLB 0 0 0 3 0 4.3 1 1 3 0 45% .091 2.1 2.1 0.0 6.2 0.46 0.00 0.4 0.0
2011 FLO MLB 2 1 3 45 0 54.7 45 19 55 1 57% .291 7.4 3.1 0.2 9.1 1.17 2.63 8.2 0.9
2011 NWO AAA 1 1 0 15 0 23.0 18 12 19 1 55% .262 7.0 4.7 0.4 7.4 1.30 2.35 3.1 0.3
2012 MIA MLB 5 2 15 68 0 63.7 54 29 68 3 53% .302 7.6 4.1 0.4 9.6 1.30 2.69 7.1 0.7
2013 MIA MLB 4 6 34 69 0 69.7 53 22 74 3 55% .278 6.8 2.8 0.4 9.6 1.08 2.33 9.9 1.1
2013 USA int 0 0 0 4 0 2.3 0 2 2 0 0% .000 0.0 7.7 0.0 7.7 0.86 3.86 0.0 0.0
2014 MIA MLB 4 5 37 65 0 63.3 56 21 81 3 45% .329 8.0 3.0 0.4 11.5 1.22 3.27 10.8 1.2

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
2010 63 0.5397 0.5238 0.8182 0.6471 0.3793 0.9545 0.5455 0.1818
2011 870 0.5333 0.4322 0.7846 0.5754 0.2685 0.8502 0.6239 0.2128
2012 1076 0.5270 0.4552 0.7705 0.6279 0.2593 0.8230 0.6288 0.2275
2013 1083 0.5162 0.4404 0.7757 0.5957 0.2748 0.8288 0.6528 0.2243
2014 1103 0.4869 0.4225 0.7725 0.5624 0.2898 0.8742 0.5854 0.2275
Career41950.51520.4390.7760.59180.2750.84560.62130.2229

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-02-18 2014-03-01 Camp 11 0 - Neck Soreness - -
2009-08-13 2009-09-07 Minors 25 0 Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2015 MIA $
2014 MIA $3,800,000
2013 MIA $505,000
2012 MIA $480,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$985,000
2011Current$3,800,000
3 yrPvs + Cur$4,785,000
3 yrTotal$4,785,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 143 d1 year/$3.8M (2014)

Details
  • 1 year/$3.8M (2014). Re-signed by Miami 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration).
  • 1 year/$0.505M (2013). Re-signed by Miami 2/19/13.
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012). Re-signed by Miami 3/2/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Re-signed by Florida 3/1/11.
  • 1 year (2010). Contract purchased by Florida 9/20/10.
  • Drafted by Florida 2007 (5-166) (Carson-Newman College).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .245 .336 .360 .255
11 vs R (Multi) .189 .250 .248 .192
18 Split (Multi) .056 .086 .113 .064
19 LgAvg (Multi) .010 .024 .026 .019
30 vs L (2013) .235 .315 .348 .246
31 vs R (2013) .185 .233 .227 .182
38 Split (2013) .050 .083 .122 .064
39 LgAvg (2013) .010 .022 .028 .019

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BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2014-01-21 18:00:00 (link to chat)Any good non-closer RP that should be targeted in NL only for $1?
(craneplace from The Present)
In NL-only for $1 you really could grab a number of quality middle relievers and be happy. If you're asking from a saves perspective, I like Vic Black on the Mets, Mark Melancon on the Pirates and Pedro Strop on the Cubs. I don't know if any of those guys will go for $1, but they could get saves. A.J. Ramos is another guy who could be a "post-hype" saves guy and pick up a few or get the job if Steve Cishek gets traded or is ineffective. (Mike Gianella)


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Steve Cishek has thrown 4,236 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2010 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, The World Baseball Classic, Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Slider (82mph) and Sinker (93mph), also mixing in a Fourseam Fastball (93mph). He also rarely throws a Change (86mph).