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Willie Eyre PRangers

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
4 163.7 7 8 1 86 4.95 0.8
Birth Date7-21-1978
Height6' 0"
Weight235 lbs
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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
2006 MIN 27 42 0 59.3 0.0 59.3 1 0 0 0 0 0 275 75 36 35 8 120 22 18 6 26 5.31 5.48 5.88 0.6 -0.0
2007 TEX 28 33 2 68.0 7.0 61.0 4 6 1 2 0 0 307 78 42 39 8 121 32 28 1 42 5.16 5.06 5.22 4.3 0.4
2009 TEX 30 17 0 18.0 0.0 18.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 72 18 9 9 0 26 6 4 0 8 4.50 3.25 4.42 2.4 0.2
2011 BAL 32 19 0 18.3 0.0 18.3 2 2 0 0 0 0 72 12 7 7 2 21 5 5 0 10 3.44 4.21 4.45 1.5 0.2
Career1112163.77.0156.778120072618394901828865557864.954.925.308.70.8

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
1999 QUD A 2 2 12.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 ELZ Rk 16 10 57.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 QUD A 26 18 99.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 QUD A 17 0 22.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 FTM A+ 32 0 64.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 FTM A+ 19 0 33.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .289 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 NBR AA 28 0 50.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .277 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 Pho Wnt 14 0 18.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 NBR AA 29 10 96.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .290 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 ROC AAA 6 5 24.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .384 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 Ara Wnt 8 0 7.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 ROC AAA 36 21 136.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .282 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 ROC AAA 56 0 82.7 3.78 124 .221 .273 .339 .423 .251 .300 103 21.5 2.0 21.5 2.0
2006 MIN MLB 42 0 59.3 5.88 85 .292 .276 .336 .436 .258 .315 103 1.5 0.1 0.6 -0.0
2007 TEX MLB 33 2 68.0 5.22 94 .286 .268 .334 .423 .264 .312 101 4.3 0.4 4.3 0.4
2007 OKL AAA 5 0 7.3 3.02 137 .080 .270 .336 .445 .272 .125 93 1.8 0.2 1.8 0.2
2008 gcr Wnt 8 8 26.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .382 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2009 TEX MLB 17 0 18.0 4.42 114 .229 .256 .317 .397 .246 .310 107 2.4 0.2 2.4 0.2
2009 OKL AAA 19 2 34.3 3.58 110 .197 .271 .333 .404 .273 .242 83 4.3 0.4 4.3 0.4
2010 OKL AAA 49 0 72.0 4.30 119 .240 .276 .346 .422 .263 .326 102 13.3 1.3 13.3 1.3
2011 BAL MLB 19 0 18.3 4.45 106 .228 .268 .335 .437 .271 .182 106 1.5 0.2 1.5 0.2
2011 NOR AAA 3 0 3.3 6.12 49 .136 .270 .323 .417 .261 .111 91 -0.5 -0.1 -0.5 -0.1
2011 SAC AAA 39 2 62.0 5.45 98 .260 .285 .357 .450 .266 .307 96 7.4 0.7 7.4 0.7
2012 NOR AAA 21 0 25.0 5.18 73 .329 .254 .326 .372 .248 .369 93 -1.8 -0.2 -1.8 -0.2
2012 ROU AAA 24 0 33.0 4.54 111 .218 .272 .339 .426 .266 .300 98 4.5 0.4 4.5 0.4

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
1999 ELZ Rk 6 3 0 16 10 57.7 60 34 59 4 0% .000 9.4 5.3 0.6 9.2 1.63 4.52 0.0 0.0
1999 QUD A 1 0 0 2 2 12.7 8 6 10 0 0% .000 5.7 4.3 0.0 7.1 1.10 4.25 0.0 0.0
2000 QUD A 5 7 0 26 18 99.7 104 56 81 9 0% .000 9.4 5.1 0.8 7.3 1.60 4.60 0.0 0.0
2001 FTM A+ 2 5 1 32 0 64.3 54 33 51 2 0% .000 7.6 4.6 0.3 7.1 1.35 2.52 0.0 0.0
2001 QUD A 3 0 4 17 0 22.3 19 2 21 1 0% .000 7.7 0.8 0.4 8.5 0.94 2.42 0.0 0.0
2002 Pho Wnt 4 0 2 14 0 18.3 11 7 13 0 0% .000 5.4 3.4 0.0 6.4 0.98 0.98 0.0 0.0
2002 NBR AA 6 4 2 28 0 50.0 40 21 43 1 0% .277 7.2 3.8 0.2 7.7 1.22 3.24 0.0 0.0
2002 FTM A+ 4 1 2 19 0 33.7 28 13 25 0 0% .289 7.5 3.5 0.0 6.7 1.22 2.40 0.0 0.0
2003 ROC AAA 0 2 0 6 5 24.0 30 16 23 2 0% .384 11.2 6.0 0.8 8.6 1.92 6.00 0.0 0.0
2003 Ara Wnt 0 0 0 8 0 7.3 13 3 4 1 0% .000 16.0 3.7 1.2 4.9 2.19 6.16 0.0 0.0
2003 NBR AA 6 5 0 29 10 96.3 93 38 66 6 0% .290 8.7 3.6 0.6 6.2 1.36 3.46 0.0 0.0
2004 ROC AAA 6 7 4 36 21 136.0 131 53 91 13 0% .282 8.7 3.5 0.9 6.0 1.35 3.64 0.0 0.0
2005 ROC AAA 10 3 7 56 0 82.7 79 28 74 3 62% .300 8.6 3.0 0.3 8.1 1.29 2.72 21.5 2.0
2006 MIN MLB 1 0 0 42 0 59.3 75 22 26 8 47% .315 11.4 3.3 1.2 3.9 1.63 5.31 0.6 -0.0
2007 TEX MLB 4 6 1 33 2 68.0 78 32 42 8 47% .312 10.3 4.2 1.1 5.6 1.62 5.16 4.3 0.4
2007 OKL AAA 1 0 1 5 0 7.3 2 1 8 0 38% .125 2.5 1.2 0.0 9.9 0.41 0.00 1.8 0.2
2008 gcr Wnt 0 3 0 8 8 26.3 33 8 33 4 0% .382 11.3 2.7 1.4 11.3 1.56 6.50 0.0 0.0
2009 OKL AAA 0 0 2 19 2 34.3 24 12 25 1 50% .242 6.3 3.1 0.3 6.6 1.05 2.10 4.3 0.4
2009 TEX MLB 0 0 0 17 0 18.0 18 6 8 0 38% .310 9.0 3.0 0.0 4.0 1.33 4.50 2.4 0.2
2010 OKL AAA 5 4 2 49 0 72.0 74 25 59 2 49% .326 9.2 3.1 0.2 7.4 1.38 3.50 13.3 1.3
2011 NOR AAA 1 0 0 3 0 3.3 1 1 1 0 67% .111 2.7 2.7 0.0 2.7 0.60 0.00 -0.5 -0.1
2011 SAC AAA 4 5 9 39 2 62.0 63 28 45 5 54% .307 9.1 4.1 0.7 6.5 1.47 3.48 7.4 0.7
2011 BAL MLB 2 2 0 19 0 18.3 12 5 10 2 51% .182 5.9 2.5 1.0 4.9 0.93 3.44 1.5 0.2
2012 NOR AAA 1 3 0 21 0 25.0 33 15 20 2 41% .369 11.9 5.4 0.7 7.2 1.92 7.92 -1.8 -0.2
2012 ROU AAA 1 2 1 24 0 33.0 29 8 32 2 59% .300 7.9 2.2 0.5 8.7 1.12 4.09 4.5 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
2009 246 0.5041 0.4512 0.8829 0.6774 0.2213 0.9286 0.7407 0.1171
2011 236 0.5169 0.5169 0.8115 0.7213 0.2982 0.9205 0.5294 0.1885
Career4820.51040.48340.84790.69890.2590.92460.63720.1521

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2012-02-25 2012-03-14 Camp 18 0 - Groin Soreness - -
2009-04-23 2009-06-26 60-DL 64 57 Right Groin Strain -
2009-03-27 2009-04-15 15-DL 19 8 Right Groin Strain -
2009-02-27 2009-03-04 Camp 5 0 Right Forearm Tightness -
2007-08-18 2007-10-01 15-DL 44 41 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2007-08-27
2007-06-26 2007-06-26 DTD 0 0 Chest Contusion Batted Ball -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2009 TEX $410,000
2006 MIN $327,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$737,000
2 yrTotal$737,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
3 y1 year (2011)

Details
  • 1 year (2011). Signed by Oakland as a free agent 11/5/10 (minor-league contract). Released by Oakland 7/11 (exercised opt out). Signed by Baltimore as a free agent 8/4/11 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by Baltimore 8/12/11. Non-tendered by Baltimore 12/12/11.
  • 1 year (2010). Re-signed by Texas for 2010 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year/$0.41M (2009). Contract purchased by Texas 11/20/08. Re-signed by Texas 3/2/09. Sent outright to AAA by Texas 12/7/09.
  • 1 year (2008). Re-signed by Texas 10/16/07 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2007). Signed by Texas as a free agent 12/06 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased 4/07. Sent outright to AAA 10/15/07.
  • 1 year/$0.327M (2006). Re-signed by Minnesota 2/06. Non-tendered by Minnesota 12/06.
  • Drafted 1999 (23-689).

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BP Articles

Willie Eyre is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
Painting the Black: Evaluating the Non-Tender Class of '11R.J. Anderson2012-10-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Notable NRI: AL EastR.J. Anderson2012-03-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Three-Way FunChristina Kahrl2009-12-08
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: AL West MovesChristina Kahrl2009-09-14
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Junior Circuit JumbleChristina Kahrl2009-08-27
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: TA-letteChristina Kahrl2009-08-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: AL West RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-08-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-07-04
Transaction Analysis: AL West MovesChristina Kahrl2009-06-25
Transaction Analysis: The Mess in the WestChristina Kahrl2009-04-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL RoundupChristina Kahrl2007-08-08
This article requires BP Premium accessWait 'Til Next Year: The Scouting Directors, AL CentralBryan Smith2007-05-22
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL West Catchup and Recent AL MovesChristina Kahrl2007-02-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL Central CatchupChristina Kahrl2007-02-01
This article requires BP Premium accessPlayoff Prospectus: Twins versus AthleticsJoe Sheehan2006-10-03
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Since the All-Star BreakJim Baker2006-07-28
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: July 10-13Christina Kahrl2006-07-13
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: July 6-9Christina Kahrl2006-07-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 29-30Christina Kahrl2006-03-31
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Focus: AL Spring Job BattlesPeter Schoenke2006-03-24
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: October 8-19Christina Kahrl2005-10-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 29-April 4, 2005Christina Kahrl2005-04-12


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Willie Eyre threw 1,360 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2011, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2011, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (92mph), Sinker (92mph) and Slider (83mph). He also rarely threw a Curve (78mph) and Change (82mph).