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2014 Rest-of-Season Projections (seasonal age 26)
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Birth Date10-23-1987
Height6' 6"
Weight220 lbs
Age26 years, 9 months, 6 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
2011
2012
-0.22013
1.02014
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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
2013 MIN 25 10 10 51.0 51.0 0.0 2 4 0 0 2 0 238 69 38 37 7 101 20 20 5 29 6.53 5.19 5.48 -1.9 -0.2
2014 MIN 26 19 19 107.3 107.3 0.0 8 8 0 0 10 1 451 107 51 50 7 152 30 30 1 54 4.19 3.87 4.88 6.0 0.6
Career2929158.3158.30.010120012168917689871425350506834.954.295.084.00.3

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
2010 FTM A+ 7 7 43.3 4.08 86 .188 .246 .320 .379 .258 .260 78 1.2 0.1 1.2 0.1
2010 NBR AA 16 16 93.0 4.28 103 .245 .269 .347 .415 .264 .308 98 11.0 1.1 11.0 1.1
2010 ROC AAA 3 3 15.7 4.50 104 .212 .265 .330 .414 .256 .245 100 1.4 0.1 1.4 0.1
2011 ROC AAA 18 18 95.3 4.34 111 .266 .258 .328 .397 .254 .339 100 11.5 1.1 11.5 1.1
2012 FTM A+ 2 2 7.0 4.39 103 .249 .268 .333 .398 .264 .263 96 0.8 0.1 0.8 0.1
2012 ROC AAA 2 2 6.7 4.33 104 .313 .269 .355 .427 .270 .526 97 0.8 0.1 0.8 0.1
2012 TWI Rk 9 7 14.7 4.82 101 .174 .246 .308 .329 .238 .235 96 2.2 0.2 2.2 0.2
2012 PER Wnt 6 6 23.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .456 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 MIN MLB 10 10 51.0 5.48 70 .318 .250 .309 .385 .258 .350 98 -1.9 -0.2 -1.9 -0.2
2013 ROC AAA 17 17 101.7 4.08 115 .208 .254 .324 .381 .252 .279 105 13.8 1.4 13.8 1.4
2014 MIN MLB 19 19 107.3 4.88 93 .243 .257 .319 .395 .263 .279 108 6.5 0.7 6.0 0.6

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
2010 FTM A+ 4 1 0 7 7 43.3 33 12 40 2 69% .260 6.9 2.5 0.4 8.3 1.04 1.87 1.2 0.1
2010 NBR AA 7 5 0 16 16 93.0 91 22 77 5 54% .308 8.8 2.1 0.5 7.5 1.22 3.68 11.0 1.1
2010 ROC AAA 0 0 0 3 3 15.7 12 5 9 0 57% .245 6.9 2.9 0.0 5.2 1.08 1.72 1.4 0.1
2011 ROC AAA 3 8 0 18 18 95.3 109 27 91 11 56% .339 10.3 2.5 1.0 8.6 1.43 4.81 11.5 1.1
2012 PER Wnt 3 2 0 6 6 23.3 31 8 28 0 0% .456 12.0 3.1 0.0 10.8 1.67 5.40 0.0 0.0
2012 ROC AAA 0 2 0 2 2 6.7 11 1 10 1 45% .526 14.8 1.4 1.4 13.5 1.80 9.45 0.8 0.1
2012 FTM A+ 0 0 0 2 2 7.0 6 1 7 1 45% .263 7.7 1.3 1.3 9.0 1.00 2.57 0.8 0.1
2012 TWI Rk 0 0 0 9 7 14.7 9 4 16 1 63% .235 5.5 2.5 0.6 9.8 0.89 2.45 2.2 0.2
2013 MIN MLB 2 4 0 10 10 51.0 69 20 29 7 51% .350 12.2 3.5 1.2 5.1 1.75 6.53 -1.9 -0.2
2013 ROC AAA 7 5 0 17 17 101.7 85 33 87 5 57% .279 7.5 2.9 0.4 7.7 1.16 2.92 13.8 1.4
2014 MIN MLB 8 8 0 19 19 107.3 107 30 54 7 57% .279 9.0 2.5 0.6 4.5 1.28 4.19 6.0 0.6

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 898 0.4410 0.4376 0.8117 0.6162 0.2968 0.9385 0.6040 0.1883
2014 1683 0.4593 0.4528 0.8176 0.6261 0.3055 0.9112 0.6547 0.1824
Career25810.45290.44750.81550.62270.30250.92070.63710.1845

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-07-19 - DTD - - - Low Back Tightness -
2012-04-05 2012-08-25 Minors 142 134 Right Elbow Recovery From Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2011-09-07 -
2011-07-23 2011-09-06 Minors 45 44 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2011-09-07 -
2010-08-25 2010-09-07 Minors 13 0 Left Ankle Sprain -
2009-06-09 2009-06-09 Coll 0 0 Right Forearm Stress Fracture - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 MIN $502,500
2013 MIN $
YearsDescriptionSalary
2011Current$502,500
1 yrTotal$502,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 56 dRandy Rowley1 year/$0.5025M (2014)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.5025M (2014). Re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14.
  • 2013. Contract purchased by Minnesota 11/20/12.
  • Drafted by Minnesota 2009 (1-22) (Missouri). Signed 8/17/09, $1.8M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .341 .420 .455 .335
11 vs R (Multi) .307 .358 .511 .287
18 Split (Multi) .035 .062 -.056 .048
19 LgAvg (Multi) .010 .024 .026 .019
30 vs L (2013) .341 .420 .455 .335
31 vs R (2013) .307 .358 .511 .287
38 Split (2013) .035 .062 -.056 .048
39 LgAvg (2013) .010 .022 .028 .019

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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Kyle Gibson has thrown 2,693 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Sinker (92mph) and Fourseam Fastball (93mph), also mixing in a Slider (85mph) and Change (84mph). He also rarely throws a Curve (81mph).