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Luis Garcia PPhillies

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA
0 0.00
Birth Date1-30-1987
Height6' 3"
Weight230 lbs
Age29 years, 10 months, 9 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2012
-0.12013
0.02014
0.92015
0.12016
DRA-Based WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA- WARP
2013 PHI MLB 24 0 31.3 1 1 0 27 23 23 3 .258 105 7.8 6.6 0.9 6.6 58% .273 .276 1.60 5.09 3.73 117 4.78 113.7 -0.1
2014 PHI MLB 13 0 14.0 1 0 0 14 13 12 2 .269 97 9.0 8.4 1.3 7.7 70% .286 .313 1.93 6.03 6.43 107 4.23 104.9 0.0
2015 PHI MLB 72 0 66.7 4 6 2 72 37 63 4 .261 100 9.7 5.0 0.5 8.5 65% .340 .279 1.64 3.72 3.51 92 3.60 92.9 0.9
2016 PHI MLB 17 0 15.3 1 1 0 21 8 14 2 .276 88 12.3 4.7 1.2 8.2 55% .373 .347 1.89 4.82 6.46 101 4.33 102.9 0.1
CareerMLB1260127.37821348111211.263999.55.70.87.963%.323.2911.694.444.241014.05100.61.0

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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA-
2006 DOD Rk 11 6 33.0 2 1 0 28 20 16 1 .000 7.6 5.5 0.3 4.4 0% .239 .000 1.45 4.60 4.36 0 0.00 0.0
2007 DGR Rk 12 0 25.3 3 0 0 29 17 17 0 .253 49 10.3 6.0 0.0 6.0 45% .351 .313 1.82 4.36 3.56 0 0.00 0.0
2008 OGD Rk 21 2 30.0 3 0 9 22 17 37 1 .268 110 6.6 5.1 0.3 11.1 57% .276 .239 1.30 4.05 2.40 0 0.00 0.0
2009 GRL A 34 0 71.0 5 3 5 68 15 55 5 .254 108 8.6 1.9 0.6 7.0 55% .286 .232 1.17 3.67 2.92 0 0.00 0.0
2009 POT A+ 2 0 4.0 1 0 0 0 1 7 0 .264 104 0.0 2.2 0.0 15.8 60% .000 .045 0.25 0.61 0.00 0 0.00 0.0
2010 HAG A 26 0 51.0 4 4 0 48 17 43 3 .264 96 8.5 3.0 0.5 7.6 53% .296 .285 1.27 3.90 3.88 101 5.37 107.3
2010 POT A+ 6 0 8.7 0 0 0 21 10 3 0 .257 109 21.7 10.3 0.0 3.1 64% .477 .419 3.56 6.16 10.34 133 14.68 144.5
2013 PHI MLB 24 0 31.3 1 1 0 27 23 23 3 .258 105 7.8 6.6 0.9 6.6 58% .273 .276 1.60 5.09 3.73 117 4.78 113.7
2013 CLR A+ 14 0 19.7 0 1 7 15 5 20 2 .252 96 6.9 2.3 0.9 9.2 58% .260 .205 1.02 3.44 1.37 82 2.38 90.4
2013 REA AA 11 0 11.0 2 1 1 10 3 13 1 .274 103 8.2 2.5 0.8 10.6 48% .346 .228 1.18 2.96 2.45 83 3.35 94.7
2013 LEH AAA 8 0 11.0 0 0 3 5 4 8 0 .252 99 4.1 3.3 0.0 6.5 60% .167 .139 0.82 2.84 0.82 96 4.01 100.6
2014 PHI MLB 13 0 14.0 1 0 0 14 13 12 2 .269 97 9.0 8.4 1.3 7.7 70% .286 .313 1.93 6.03 6.43 107 4.23 104.9
2014 LEH AAA 39 0 46.7 2 1 22 35 16 52 0 .250 102 6.8 3.1 0.0 10.0 58% .292 .198 1.09 2.22 0.96 77 3.39 95.3
2015 PHI MLB 72 0 66.7 4 6 2 72 37 63 4 .261 100 9.7 5.0 0.5 8.5 65% .340 .279 1.64 3.72 3.51 92 3.60 92.9
2016 PHI MLB 17 0 15.3 1 1 0 21 8 14 2 .276 88 12.3 4.7 1.2 8.2 55% .373 .347 1.89 4.82 6.46 101 4.33 102.9
2016 LEH AAA 48 0 54.7 6 3 13 38 24 53 3 .250 6.3 4.0 0.5 8.7 63% .261 .220 1.13 3.53 2.14 92 4.39 104.9
2016 EST Wnt 3 0 2.3 0 2 0 3 1 4 0 .000 11.6 3.9 0.0 15.4 0% .500 .000 1.71 1.68 15.43 0 0.00 0.0

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
2013 545 0.4183 0.4110 0.7188 0.5921 0.2808 0.8519 0.5169 0.2813
2014 284 0.4014 0.4401 0.7040 0.6053 0.3294 0.8551 0.5179 0.2960
2015 1126 0.4396 0.4467 0.7018 0.6101 0.3185 0.8609 0.4627 0.2982
2016 288 0.4375 0.4410 0.7323 0.6429 0.2840 0.8642 0.5000 0.2677
Career22430.42930.43650.71010.60930.30630.85840.48760.2899

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
2014-07-20 2014-07-29 Minors 9 0 - Abdomen Strain Oblique -
2014-05-22 2014-06-06 15-DL 15 15 Right Forearm Strain -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2016 PHI $
2015 PHI $509,000
2014 PHI $
2013 PHI $
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$509,000
1 yrTotal$509,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 17 dTopline Sports1 year (2016)

Details
  • 1 year (2016). Re-signed by Philadelphia 3/16.
  • 1 year/$0.509M (2015). Re-signed by Philadelphia 3/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Re-signed by Philadelphia 3/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 3/25/13 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Philadelphia 7/9/13.
  • 1 year (2010). Re-signed by Washington (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2009). Acquired by Washington in trade from LA Dodgers 8/30/09.
  • Signed by LA Dodgers 1/04 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic.

Previous Year Preseason Upside By Year

Yr Proj 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 PEAK 5
2015out of baseball4.133.30.5010.9

Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .310 .407 .431 .304
11 vs R (Multi) .242 .337 .360 .266
18 Split (Multi) .068 .070 .070 .038
19 LgAvg (Multi) .009 .023 .019 .016
30 vs L (2015) .337 .426 .452 .317
31 vs R (2015) .234 .318 .342 .254
38 Split (2015) .102 .108 .110 .062
39 LgAvg (2015) .009 .024 .022 .017

Definition of multi-year splits

BP Annual Player Comments

YearComment
2016 How do you solve a problem like Luis Garcia? How do you take electric stuff and pin it down? The Phillies still think his future is alive with lock-down-relief potential.
2014 The Phillies will find room for Luis Garcia in the bullpen if he can bring his walk rate way, way down.

BP Articles

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessDynasty League Positional Rankings: Top 75 Relief PitchersBret Sayre2016-03-10
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessState of the Position: Relief PitcherMike Gianella2016-03-07
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessThe -Only League Landscape: National League Relief PitchersScooter Hotz2016-03-03
Fifth Column: PECOTA Picks Philies to Win NL EastMichael Baumann2016-02-23
Players Prefer Presentation: Finding and Fixing Baseball's Worst PositionsMeg Rowley2016-02-18
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Freestyle: Surveying the Uncertain Closer LandscapeJ.P. Breen2016-01-04
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Giles From NowhereGeorge Bissell2015-12-10
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Giles From NowhereR.J. Anderson2015-12-10
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Giles From NowhereMark Anderson2015-12-10
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Giles From NowhereWilson Karaman2015-12-10
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Giles From NowhereKenny Ducey2015-12-10
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: August 28, 2015Daniel Rathman2015-08-28
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: June 19, 2015Daniel Rathman2015-06-19
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFree Agent Watch: Week FiveKeith Cromer2015-05-04
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFree Agent Watch: Week FiveMike Gianella2015-05-04
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFree Agent Watch: Week FourKeith Cromer2015-04-27
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFree Agent Watch: Week FourMike Gianella2015-04-27
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessDeep League Report: Week ThreeKeith Cromer2015-04-24
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: September 12, 2014Chris Mosch2014-09-12
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Blue Jays BlastsDaniel Rathman2014-05-09


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Luis Garcia has thrown 2,256 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2013 and 2016, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2016, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (97mph) and Slider (86mph). He also rarely throws a Change (88mph).