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2014 Rest-of-Season Projections (seasonal age 28)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date4-4-1986
Height6' 4"
Weight205 lbs
Age28 years, 5 months, 13 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
0.72011
-0.12012
0.72013
-0.42014
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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
2011 KCA 25 48 0 59.7 0.0 59.7 1 4 1 1 0 0 244 44 20 19 9 82 26 20 3 64 2.87 4.34 4.03 7.2 0.7
2012 KCA 26 42 0 51.0 0.0 51.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 217 41 23 21 10 83 26 23 1 65 3.71 4.63 5.07 -1.4 -0.1
2013 KCA 27 27 0 29.7 0.0 29.7 3 0 0 0 0 0 110 19 2 2 1 26 6 5 1 32 0.61 2.06 2.29 6.5 0.7
2014 KCA 28 26 0 28.0 0.0 28.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 131 35 20 20 5 57 16 15 1 18 6.43 6.00 6.17 -3.5 -0.4
Career1430168.30.0168.3541100702139656225248746361793.314.304.428.80.9

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2009 BUR A 4 0 7.3 3.44 126 .089 .262 .332 .382 .259 .125 103 1.1 0.1 1.1 0.1
2009 WIL A+ 10 0 14.3 2.08 149 .191 .262 .331 .387 .261 .244 91 5.7 0.6 5.7 0.6
2010 NWA AA 21 1 51.7 4.24 111 .180 .253 .327 .381 .256 .213 107 7.7 0.8 7.7 0.8
2010 OMA AAA 21 0 40.3 2.88 141 .206 .282 .358 .447 .275 .296 93 12.0 1.1 12.0 1.1
2010 ESC Wnt 9 0 12.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .176 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 KCA MLB 48 0 59.7 4.03 118 .242 .261 .324 .411 .262 .246 111 7.5 0.8 7.2 0.7
2011 OMA AAA 6 0 7.0 2.49 160 .213 .263 .347 .416 .258 .444 110 3.5 0.3 3.5 0.3
2012 KCA MLB 42 0 51.0 5.07 89 .270 .254 .313 .401 .257 .270 103 -1.4 -0.1 -1.4 -0.1
2012 OMA AAA 11 1 19.7 3.48 133 .202 .284 .346 .448 .272 .267 101 5.6 0.6 5.6 0.6
2013 KCA MLB 27 0 29.7 2.29 147 .171 .257 .314 .393 .260 .257 100 6.5 0.7 6.5 0.7
2013 WIL A+ 2 0 2.0 -0.81 219 .089 .243 .316 .392 .245 .000 90 1.4 0.1 1.4 0.1
2013 OMA AAA 24 0 44.7 2.74 141 .226 .263 .338 .404 .267 .304 93 14.0 1.4 14.0 1.4
2014 KCA MLB 26 0 28.0 6.17 55 .317 .257 .318 .398 .262 .330 102 -3.5 -0.4 -3.5 -0.4
2014 OMA AAA 28 1 39.7 3.27 134 .247 .277 .342 .434 .271 .283 97 11.0 1.1 11.0 1.1

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
2009 WIL A+ 3 1 1 10 0 14.3 8 3 16 0 40% .244 5.0 1.9 0.0 10.1 0.77 1.26 5.7 0.6
2009 BUR A 1 0 1 4 0 7.3 2 1 6 0 50% .125 2.5 1.2 0.0 7.4 0.41 2.47 1.1 0.1
2010 OMA AAA 5 2 1 21 0 40.3 31 11 48 2 36% .296 6.9 2.5 0.4 10.7 1.04 2.23 12.0 1.1
2010 ESC Wnt 1 1 1 9 0 12.7 6 2 10 0 0% .176 4.3 1.4 0.0 7.1 0.63 0.71 0.0 0.0
2010 NWA AA 2 1 6 21 1 51.7 31 14 55 5 35% .213 5.4 2.4 0.9 9.6 0.87 2.09 7.7 0.8
2011 KCA MLB 1 4 1 48 0 59.7 44 26 64 9 32% .246 6.6 3.9 1.4 9.7 1.17 2.87 7.2 0.7
2011 OMA AAA 0 1 2 6 0 7.0 4 4 16 0 11% .444 5.1 5.1 0.0 20.6 1.14 3.86 3.5 0.3
2012 KCA MLB 0 0 0 42 0 51.0 41 26 65 10 22% .270 7.2 4.6 1.8 11.5 1.31 3.71 -1.4 -0.1
2012 OMA AAA 0 2 3 11 1 19.7 13 8 26 1 28% .267 5.9 3.7 0.5 11.9 1.07 3.20 5.6 0.6
2013 OMA AAA 3 2 6 24 0 44.7 36 17 52 1 37% .304 7.3 3.4 0.2 10.5 1.19 1.61 14.0 1.4
2013 KCA MLB 3 0 0 27 0 29.7 19 6 32 1 42% .257 5.8 1.8 0.3 9.7 0.84 0.61 6.5 0.7
2013 WIL A+ 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 0 0 4 0 67% .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 18.0 0.00 0.00 1.4 0.1
2014 OMA AAA 2 1 7 28 1 39.7 32 15 53 6 37% .283 7.3 3.4 1.4 12.0 1.18 3.86 11.0 1.1
2014 KCA MLB 1 0 0 26 0 28.0 35 16 18 5 44% .330 11.2 5.1 1.6 5.8 1.82 6.43 -3.5 -0.4

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 977 0.5097 0.4621 0.7162 0.6265 0.2902 0.7981 0.5324 0.2816
2012 940 0.5085 0.4665 0.7146 0.6506 0.2749 0.7878 0.5354 0.2831
2013 416 0.4615 0.5048 0.6429 0.6458 0.3839 0.7500 0.4884 0.3571
2014 525 0.4476 0.4762 0.7840 0.6340 0.3483 0.8658 0.6634 0.2160
Career28580.49090.47240.71750.63860.30950.80010.5510.281

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-03-24 2014-04-09 15-DL 16 7 Right Fingers Contusion Middle Finger - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2015 KCA $
2014 KCA $537,000
2013 KCA $
2012 KCA $
2011 KCA $
YearsDescriptionSalary
2011Current$537,000
1 yrTotal$537,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 53 d1 year/$0.537M (2014)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.537M (2014). Re-signed by Kansas City 2/21/14.
  • 1 year/$0.511M (2013). Re-signed by Kansas City 3/2/13.
  • 1 year/$491,750 (2012). Re-signed by Kansas City 2/22/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Contract purchased by Kansas City 4/21/11.
  • Drafted by Kansas City 2009 (5-152) (LSU). $0.1M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .240 .307 .428 .257
11 vs R (Multi) .183 .270 .314 .210
18 Split (Multi) .057 .037 .113 .047
19 LgAvg (Multi) .010 .024 .026 .019
30 vs L (2013) .235 .278 .324 .204
31 vs R (2013) .162 .219 .221 .152
38 Split (2013) .074 .059 .103 .052
39 LgAvg (2013) .010 .022 .028 .019

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This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Nothing Quiet on the Wild Card FrontDaniel Rathman2013-09-18
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: The A's and Building a Bullpen By AttritionSam Miller2013-09-11
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: September 4, 2013Clint Chisam2013-09-04
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This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: My Book Report on a Video of the Longest Home Runs HitSam Miller2013-08-19
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 9, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-09
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On the Beat: Moore ProblemsJohn Perrotto2012-12-13
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Royal Revolution: The Bullpen Youth MovementMike Petriello2011-05-18
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: Tout Wars FAAB Update 4/25Jason Collette2011-04-26
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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Louis Coleman has thrown 3,259 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (90mph), Slider (82mph) and Sinker (89mph). He also rarely throws a Change (80mph).