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Frankie De La Cruz PBrewers

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 30)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date3-12-1984
Height5' 11"
Weight214 lbs
Age30 years, 6 months, 6 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
0.22011
2012
2013
-0.22014
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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
2007 DET 23 6 0 6.7 0.0 6.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 32 10 8 5 1 15 4 3 0 5 6.75 5.56 6.67 -0.4 -0.0
2008 FLO 24 6 1 9.0 3.0 6.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 53 15 20 18 2 27 11 11 0 4 18.00 8.77 9.57 -4.4 -0.4
2009 SDN 25 3 0 3.3 0.0 3.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 17 2 2 2 0 2 6 6 0 2 5.40 7.26 6.34 -1.0 -0.1
2011 MIL 27 11 0 13.0 0.0 13.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 55 10 4 4 0 11 5 5 2 9 2.77 3.22 3.41 1.8 0.2
Career26132.03.029.000000015737342935526252208.165.696.32-4.0-0.3

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 GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2002 ONE A- 2 0 2.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .636 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 ONE A- 2 0 3.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .545 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 WMI A 54 0 54.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 LAK A+ 40 10 95.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.427 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 ERI AA 1 0 1.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.500 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 ERI AA 38 12 105.1 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .316 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 TOL AAA 1 1 2.2 5.70 64 .339 .244 .311 .366 .241 .389 96 -1.5 -0.1 -1.5 -0.1
2007 DET MLB 6 0 6.7 6.67 66 .311 .266 .330 .418 .260 .409 102 -0.4 -0.0 -0.4 -0.0
2007 ERI AA 11 11 66.0 5.49 95 .215 .260 .332 .387 .254 .271 114 5.3 0.5 5.3 0.5
2007 TOL AAA 22 1 38.3 4.71 83 .272 .256 .330 .390 .259 .324 84 2.6 0.2 2.6 0.2
2007 EST Wnt 3 0 1.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .200 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2008 FLO MLB 6 1 9.0 9.57 -15 .402 .264 .333 .422 .268 .361 95 -4.1 -0.4 -4.4 -0.4
2008 ABQ AAA 25 25 147.3 5.64 112 .226 .271 .340 .427 .255 .294 128 29.3 2.8 28.4 2.8
2009 SDN MLB 3 0 3.3 6.34 17 .336 .251 .332 .370 .259 .222 77 -1.0 -0.1 -1.0 -0.1
2009 POR AAA 48 4 69.3 4.34 88 .238 .279 .344 .430 .272 .260 81 5.5 0.5 5.9 0.6
2009 EST Wnt 3 1 2.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .545 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2010 YKL npb 9 0 10.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .308 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 MIL MLB 11 0 13.0 3.41 120 .213 .272 .333 .403 .271 .256 102 1.8 0.2 1.8 0.2
2011 NAS AAA 25 23 137.0 4.87 106 .250 .273 .340 .430 .259 .297 98 25.1 2.4 22.3 2.1
2011 EST Wnt 8 8 31.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .355 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 IOW AAA 27 14 94.7 5.75 78 .278 .276 .340 .424 .266 .279 94 1.0 0.1 2.5 0.1
2012 EST Wnt 11 2 22.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .232 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 HUN AA 24 1 40.7 5.63 67 .270 .235 .307 .355 .247 .305 103 1.5 0.2 1.5 0.1
2013 NAS AAA 12 10 47.7 7.39 33 .332 .270 .343 .414 .271 .325 93 -6.6 -0.7 -7.0 -0.7

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
2002 ONE A- 0 0 0 2 0 2.3 7 4 4 0 0% .636 27.4 15.7 0.0 15.7 4.78 23.48 0.0 0.0
2003 ONE A- 0 0 0 2 0 3.3 6 1 4 0 0% .545 16.4 2.7 0.0 10.9 2.12 10.91 0.0 0.0
2004 WMI A 2 4 17 54 0 54.0 51 33 44 2 0% .292 8.5 5.5 0.3 7.3 1.56 3.83 0.0 0.0
2005 ERI AA 0 1 0 1 0 1.7 2 4 0 0 0% -.500 10.6 21.2 0.0 0.0 3.53 15.88 0.0 0.0
2005 LAK A+ 4 3 5 40 10 95.7 66 36 97 5 0% -.427 6.2 3.4 0.5 9.1 1.07 3.39 0.0 0.0
2006 TOL AAA 0 0 0 1 1 2.2 4 2 3 1 50% .389 16.4 8.2 4.1 12.3 2.73 12.27 -1.5 -0.1
2006 ERI AA 5 6 2 38 12 105.1 103 45 87 3 0% .316 8.8 3.9 0.3 7.5 1.41 3.43 0.0 0.0
2007 TOL AAA 3 0 0 22 1 38.3 41 18 25 0 41% .324 9.6 4.2 0.0 5.9 1.54 3.52 2.6 0.2
2007 EST Wnt 0 0 0 3 0 1.3 1 2 0 0 0% .200 6.9 13.8 0.0 0.0 2.31 0.00 0.0 0.0
2007 DET MLB 0 0 0 6 0 6.7 10 4 5 1 78% .409 13.5 5.4 1.4 6.8 2.10 6.75 -0.4 -0.0
2007 ERI AA 4 5 0 11 11 66.0 54 19 57 5 63% .271 7.4 2.6 0.7 7.8 1.11 3.41 5.3 0.5
2008 ABQ AAA 13 8 0 25 25 147.3 139 60 118 13 60% .294 8.5 3.7 0.8 7.2 1.35 4.34 28.4 2.8
2008 FLO MLB 0 0 0 6 1 9.0 15 11 4 2 47% .361 15.0 11.0 2.0 4.0 2.89 18.00 -4.4 -0.4
2009 SDN MLB 0 0 0 3 0 3.3 2 6 2 0 78% .222 5.4 16.2 0.0 5.4 2.40 5.40 -1.0 -0.1
2009 POR AAA 2 6 9 48 4 69.3 52 44 59 2 54% .260 6.8 5.7 0.3 7.7 1.39 3.12 5.9 0.6
2009 EST Wnt 0 1 0 3 1 2.3 6 3 1 0 0% .545 23.5 11.7 0.0 3.9 3.91 27.39 0.0 0.0
2010 YKL npb 0 0 0 9 0 10.3 14 1 4 2 0% .308 12.2 0.9 1.7 3.5 1.46 7.86 0.0 0.0
2011 NAS AAA 7 6 0 25 23 137.0 130 63 126 14 53% .297 8.5 4.1 0.9 8.3 1.41 3.88 22.3 2.1
2011 EST Wnt 0 7 0 8 8 31.7 45 18 18 2 0% .355 12.8 5.1 0.6 5.1 1.99 8.24 0.0 0.0
2011 MIL MLB 0 0 0 11 0 13.0 10 5 9 0 46% .256 6.9 3.5 0.0 6.2 1.15 2.77 1.8 0.2
2012 EST Wnt 3 2 0 11 2 22.3 17 17 10 1 0% .232 6.9 6.9 0.4 4.0 1.52 2.01 0.0 0.0
2012 IOW AAA 1 6 0 27 14 94.7 91 58 57 6 50% .279 8.7 5.5 0.6 5.4 1.57 3.80 2.5 0.1
2013 NAS AAA 1 7 0 12 10 47.7 57 37 30 6 50% .325 10.8 7.0 1.1 5.7 1.97 7.93 -7.0 -0.7
2013 HUN AA 2 4 1 24 1 40.7 41 21 35 5 47% .305 9.1 4.6 1.1 7.7 1.52 4.87 1.5 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
2008 208 0.4904 0.4087 0.8941 0.6569 0.1698 0.9403 0.7222 0.1059
2009 70 0.3857 0.3429 0.8333 0.4815 0.2558 0.9231 0.7273 0.1667
2011 233 0.4077 0.4163 0.7938 0.6211 0.2754 0.8814 0.6579 0.2062
Career5110.43830.40320.840.61650.22970.91110.69360.16

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2009 SDN $400,000
2008 FLO $390,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$790,000
2 yrTotal$790,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 126 d2012

Details
  • 1 year (2012). Claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers from Milwaukee 3/16/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/11 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by Milwaukee 8/10/11.
  • 1 year (2010). Signed for 2010 with Yakult of Japan.
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009). Re-signed by Florida 3/09. Acquired by San Diego in trade from Florida 3/25/09. DFA by San Diego 4/27/09, sent outright to AAA 5/1/09. Contract purchased by San Diego 10/8/09. Released by San Diego 12/9/09.
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2008). Acquired by Florida in trade from Detroit 12/4/07. Re-signed 3/2/08.
  • 1 year (2007). Re-signed 2/07.
  • 1 year (2006). Contract purchased 11/05. Re-signed 2/06.
  • Signed 2001 as amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic.

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Frankie De La Cruz is referenced in the following articles.

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Baseball ProGUESTus: Pitch Types and the Times Through the Order PenaltyMitchel Lichtman2013-11-15
This article requires BP Premium accessWestern Front: Post-Moneyball RandomnessGeoff Young2012-02-28
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL ActionChristina Kahrl2009-12-15
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Roster TweaksChristina Kahrl2009-10-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL West RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-07-02
Transaction Analysis: The Mess in the WestChristina Kahrl2009-04-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL Roster RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-04-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Bankers DozenChristina Kahrl2008-09-03
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Big Fish StoryJay Jaffe2008-08-12
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Preview: Saturday's Games to WatchCaleb Peiffer2008-08-02
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Preview: Friday's Games to WatchCaleb Peiffer2008-07-11
Spring Training Preview: NL EastJoe Sheehan2008-02-08
Future Shock: Marlins Top 11 ProspectsKevin Goldstein2008-01-24
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: AL Top 11 Prospects UpdateKevin Goldstein2008-01-10
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction of the Day: AL CentralChristina Kahrl2007-12-19
This article requires BP Premium accessWait 'Til Next Year: Fishing for Mediocrity?Bryan Smith2007-12-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Big Moves in the NLChristina Kahrl2007-12-09
Future Shock: Who Are the Six?Kevin Goldstein2007-12-05
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Tigers Top 11 ProspectsKevin Goldstein2007-11-14
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction of the Day: Micro DealsChristina Kahrl2007-08-24
Transaction Analysis: American League RoundupChristina Kahrl2007-07-26
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Risers and Fallers, American LeagueKevin Goldstein2007-07-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis Special: Trades Catch-upChristina Kahrl2007-07-03
This article requires BP Premium accessWait 'Til Next Year: Midseason AcquisitionsBryan Smith2007-06-19
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: State of the Systems, AL CentralKevin Goldstein2007-06-14
This article requires BP Premium accessEvery Given Sunday: This Was a Very Good TeamJohn Perrotto2007-05-13
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Monday Morning Ten PackKevin Goldstein2007-05-07
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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 1-12, 2007Christina Kahrl2007-03-13
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: State of the Systems, AL CentralKevin Goldstein2007-03-09
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: November 18-22Christina Kahrl2005-11-23


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Frankie De La Cruz threw 538 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2012, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2012, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (91mph), also mixing in a Change (84mph).