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2016 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 28)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date5-7-1988
Height6' 1"
Weight205 lbs
Age28 years, 0 months, 24 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
-0.02012
-0.22013
-0.32014
0.22015
0.62016
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DRA-Based WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2012 TOR MLB 2 0 0.7 4 2 1 0 .269 105 54.0 27.0 0.0 13.5 80% .800 .548 9.00 9.05 40.50 108 6.23 -0.0
2013 MIA MLB 5 1 11.0 16 5 5 2 .256 99 13.1 4.1 1.6 4.1 70% .341 .336 1.91 6.11 9.00 106 6.20 -0.2
2014 MIA MLB 31 0 42.0 41 15 33 1 .259 99 8.8 3.2 0.2 7.1 67% .310 .243 1.33 3.13 2.14 93 5.09 -0.3
2015 MIA 0 44 0 44.0 41 17 41 3 .263 90 8.4 3.5 0.6 8.4 65% .302 .249 1.32 3.55 3.68 0 0.00 0.0
2015 TEX 0 31 0 31.3 24 4 30 1 .273 105 6.9 1.1 0.3 8.6 76% .277 .178 0.89 2.08 1.15 0 0.00 0.0
2016 TEX MLB 26 0 25.0 18 6 21 1 .265 105 6.5 2.2 0.4 7.6 71% .266 .201 0.96 2.86 2.16 91 3.70 0.3
2015 TOT MLB 75 0 75.3 65 21 71 4 .267 96 7.8 2.5 0.5 8.5 69% .292 .222 1.14 2.94 2.63 85 4.53 0.2
CareerMLB1391154.0144491318.264998.42.90.57.769%.304.2381.253.233.04904.67-0.0

Statistics for All Levels

'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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2012 TOR MLB 2 0 0.7 4 2 1 0 .269 105 54.0 27.0 0.0 13.5 80% .800 .548 9.00 9.05 40.50
2012 DUN A+ 6 6 28.7 35 5 16 1 .249 108 11.0 1.6 0.3 5.0 68% .337 .243 1.40 3.36 4.08
2012 NHP AA 33 0 45.3 38 15 22 2 .259 101 7.5 3.0 0.4 4.4 67% .248 .238 1.17 4.06 2.38
2012 SRR Wnt 7 0 7.7 12 1 8 1 .000 14.1 1.2 1.2 9.4 0% .423 .000 1.70 3.92 7.04
2013 MIA MLB 5 1 11.0 16 5 5 2 .256 99 13.1 4.1 1.6 4.1 70% .341 .336 1.91 6.11 9.00
2013 JAX AA 16 15 75.3 72 23 41 0 .251 96 8.6 2.7 0.0 4.9 65% .287 .251 1.26 3.14 2.63
2013 NWO AAA 5 5 31.0 23 12 16 1 .259 95 6.7 3.5 0.3 4.6 62% .232 .212 1.13 4.21 2.61
2013 MRL Rk 1 1 5.0 6 1 5 0 .262 94 10.8 1.8 0.0 9.0 67% .400 .316 1.40 2.66 3.60
2014 MIA MLB 31 0 42.0 41 15 33 1 .259 99 8.8 3.2 0.2 7.1 67% .310 .243 1.33 3.13 2.14
2014 NWO AAA 13 0 25.3 21 10 20 0 .266 84 7.5 3.6 0.0 7.1 66% .296 .246 1.22 3.54 2.49
2015 MIA MLB 44 0 44.0 41 17 41 3 .263 90 8.4 3.5 0.6 8.4 65% .302 .249 1.32 3.55 3.68
2015 TEX MLB 31 0 31.3 24 4 30 1 .273 105 6.9 1.1 0.3 8.6 76% .277 .178 0.89 2.08 1.15
2016 TEX MLB 26 0 25.0 18 6 21 1 .265 105 6.5 2.2 0.4 7.6 71% .266 .201 0.96 2.86 2.16

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
2012 25 0.4800 0.4000 0.9000 0.6667 0.1538 0.8750 1.0000 0.1000
2013 169 0.4852 0.4142 0.9000 0.5854 0.2529 0.9375 0.8182 0.1000
2014 667 0.5337 0.5262 0.7806 0.6854 0.3441 0.8279 0.6729 0.2194
2015 1101 0.4759 0.4995 0.7382 0.6508 0.3622 0.8563 0.5455 0.2618
2016 314 0.5350 0.4777 0.8200 0.6250 0.3082 0.8857 0.6667 0.1800
Career22760.50170.49690.77570.65270.3390.85830.62480.2243

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
2014-04-28 2014-06-14 Minors 47 0 - Not Disclosed - -
2007-01-01 2007-01-01 Coll 0 0 Right Elbow Surgery Ulnar Nerve Transposition -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2016 TEX $525,270
2015 MIA $507,500
2014 MIA $
YearsDescriptionSalary
3 yrPrevious$507,500
2011Current$525,270
4 yrPvs + Cur$1,032,770
4 yrTotal$1,032,770

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 142 d1 year/$525,270 (2016)

Details
  • 1 year/$525,270 (2016). Re-signed by Texas 2/27/16.
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015). Renewed by Miami 3/3/15. Acquired by Texas in trade from Miami 7/31/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Re-signed by Miami 3/1/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Claimed by Miami off waivers 1/30/13 after being DFA by Toronto 1/22/13. Signed by Miami 2/20/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Contract purchased by Toronto 7/5/12.
  • Drafted by Toronto 2010 (4-126) (South Carolina). $0.6M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .247 .320 .308 .240
11 vs R (Multi) .239 .300 .328 .224
18 Split (Multi) .008 .020 -.020 .016
19 LgAvg (Multi) .009 .023 .019 .016
30 vs L (2015) .229 .282 .275 .218
31 vs R (2015) .235 .303 .329 .224
38 Split (2015) -.006 -.021 -.054 -.006
39 LgAvg (2015) .009 .024 .022 .017

Definition of multi-year splits

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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

A Collaboration between BrooksBaseball.net and Baseball Prospectus - Pitch classifications provided by Pitch Info LLC


Sam Dyson has thrown 2,418 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2012 and 2016, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason, Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2016, he has relied primarily on his Sinker (96mph), also mixing in a Change (89mph), Slider (86mph) and Fourseam Fastball (97mph). He also rarely throws a Cutter (88mph).