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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 31)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
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Birth Date4-18-1983
Height5' 10"
Weight195 lbs
Age31 years, 3 months, 14 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
-0.42010
-0.52011
-0.32012
-0.22013
-0.12014
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WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2007 NYA 24 12 15 14 3 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .071 .133 .071 .120 -2.7 0.1 -0.3
2008 NYA 25 28 58 52 4 9 2 0 0 11 4 8 0 0 2 1 0 0 .173 .232 .212 .138 -5.3 -0.5 -0.6
2008 WAS 25 17 54 49 9 17 6 0 1 26 4 6 1 0 0 9 0 1 .347 .407 .531 .314 5.2 -0.1 0.5
2009 WAS 26 105 316 291 31 77 16 3 1 102 14 27 3 6 2 33 1 1 .265 .299 .351 .234 0.1 -3.9 -0.4
2010 WAS 27 114 198 186 19 46 8 1 0 56 7 30 1 1 3 5 0 0 .247 .277 .301 .207 -6.7 3.0 -0.4
2011 SDN 28 102 267 247 18 53 10 2 1 70 13 37 2 4 1 32 1 2 .215 .256 .283 .214 -1.2 -3.3 -0.5
2012 TEX 29 24 55 54 7 13 2 1 0 17 0 9 0 0 1 4 0 0 .241 .241 .315 .178 -3.1 0.5 -0.3
2013 CHN 30 11 26 23 3 5 1 0 1 9 2 6 0 1 0 2 0 0 .217 .269 .391 .259 0.9 0.5 0.2
2013 NYA 30 13 34 34 3 6 1 0 0 7 0 6 0 0 0 4 0 0 .176 .176 .206 .130 -3.2 -0.1 -0.4
Career42610239509722746742994513071299125.239.275.315.215-16.0-3.8-2.0

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 PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2004 SBN A 102 362 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .270 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 SBN A 95 387 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .354 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 TEN AA 129 494 .263 .255 .328 .376 .261 .301 111 0.9 9.1 4.1 13.7 5.0 18.6 3.4 18.6 3.4
2006 TUC AAA 4 17 .195 .271 .343 .425 .271 .214 101 -2.6 1.1 0.5 0.2 -0.1 -1.1 -0.1 -1.1 -0.1
2007 NYA MLB 12 15 .120 .269 .367 .414 .276 .077 104 -2.3 0.4 0.2 0.1 -0.4 -2.7 -0.3 -2.7 -0.3
2007 TRN AA 28 125 .301 .276 .349 .434 .271 .367 94 5.6 3.7 1.7 4.5 1.4 12.2 1.7 12.2 1.7
2007 SWB AAA 106 426 .237 .263 .331 .402 .260 .274 93 -10.3 12.1 5.4 0.1 1.7 11.4 1.1 11.4 1.1
2008 NYA MLB 28 58 .138 .267 .337 .435 .269 .205 105 -7.6 1.7 0.4 -0.5 -0.1 -5.3 -0.6 -5.3 -0.6
2008 WAS MLB 17 54 .314 .267 .337 .427 .270 .381 96 3.2 1.6 0.6 -0.1 -0.1 5.2 0.5 5.2 0.5
2008 COH AAA 8 34 .243 .260 .324 .407 .256 .333 92 -0.7 1.0 0.3 -0.8 -0.5 0.2 -0.1 0.2 -0.1
2008 SWB AAA 47 213 .219 .268 .336 .408 .267 .276 86 -9.2 6.0 1.9 -1.0 0.2 -1.4 -0.2 -1.4 -0.2
2009 WAS MLB 105 316 .234 .262 .332 .414 .263 .283 95 -8.8 9.1 1.6 -3.9 -1.9 0.1 -0.4 0.1 -0.4
2009 SYR AAA 23 92 .219 .256 .318 .383 .245 .337 107 -4.1 2.7 1.2 -1.4 0.5 1.3 -0.0 1.3 -0.0
2010 WAS MLB 114 198 .207 .252 .320 .391 .264 .293 92 -10.6 5.5 0.5 3.0 -1.7 -6.7 -0.4 -6.7 -0.4
2011 SDN MLB 102 267 .214 .253 .315 .398 .260 .244 92 -12.2 7.2 1 -3.3 0.6 -1.2 -0.5 -1.2 -0.5
2011 MAR Wnt 46 203 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .263 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 TEX MLB 24 55 .178 .280 .342 .449 .280 .289 106 -4.5 1.5 0.3 0.5 0.3 -3.1 -0.3 -3.1 -0.3
2012 ROU AAA 14 53 .256 .277 .340 .421 .269 .368 94 -0.2 1.6 0.5 -0.2 0.6 2.0 0.2 2.0 0.2
2012 MAR Wnt 21 80 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .319 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 CHN MLB 11 26 .259 .238 .290 .362 .239 .235 101 0 0.7 0 0.5 -0.4 0.9 0.2 0.9 0.2
2013 NYA MLB 13 34 .130 .253 .323 .396 .266 .214 100 -4.3 0.9 0.3 -0.1 -0.0 -3.1 -0.3 -3.2 -0.4
2013 IOW AAA 10 38 .277 .271 .342 .427 .273 .345 99 0.7 1.1 0.3 0.5 0.3 2.3 0.3 2.3 0.3
2013 SWB AAA 55 211 .177 .252 .322 .377 .249 .214 99 -19 6.1 2 2.6 -1.7 -10.1 -0.8 -10.1 -0.8
2014 ELP AAA 19 56 .711 .271 .337 .415 .265 .262 122 1 0.1 0 -1.8 -0.0 2.2 0.0 2.2 0.0

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2004 SBN A 362 41 79 15 6 2 27 16 46 9 7 .241 .294 .341 .101 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 SBN A 387 60 112 21 7 1 42 20 42 12 5 .318 .359 .426 .108 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 TUC AAA 17 2 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 .200 .294 .200 .000 .195 -1.1 0.2 -0.1
2006 TEN AA 494 67 126 20 3 6 50 37 42 5 1 .290 .348 .392 .101 .263 18.6 13.7 3.4
2007 NYA MLB 15 3 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 1 .071 .133 .071 .000 .120 -2.7 0.1 -0.3
2007 TRN AA 125 18 36 10 1 0 16 10 14 1 1 .330 .382 .440 .110 .301 12.2 4.5 1.7
2007 SWB AAA 426 44 95 21 10 1 35 24 49 11 5 .247 .296 .362 .115 .237 11.4 0.1 1.1
2008 WAS MLB 54 9 17 6 0 1 9 4 6 0 1 .347 .407 .531 .184 .314 5.2 -0.1 0.5
2008 NYA MLB 58 4 9 2 0 0 1 4 8 0 0 .173 .232 .212 .038 .138 -5.3 -0.5 -0.6
2008 COH AAA 34 2 10 3 0 1 6 0 5 0 0 .303 .324 .485 .182 .243 0.2 -0.8 -0.1
2008 SWB AAA 213 23 47 8 0 4 23 16 30 4 2 .250 .316 .356 .106 .219 -1.4 -1.0 -0.2
2009 SYR AAA 92 5 28 3 1 0 8 1 8 1 0 .311 .315 .367 .056 .219 1.3 -1.4 -0.0
2009 WAS MLB 316 31 77 16 3 1 33 14 27 1 1 .265 .299 .351 .086 .234 0.1 -3.9 -0.4
2010 WAS MLB 198 19 46 8 1 0 5 7 30 0 0 .247 .277 .301 .054 .207 -6.7 3.0 -0.4
2011 MAR Wnt 203 22 46 6 3 4 16 12 18 5 4 .253 .317 .385 .132 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 SDN MLB 267 18 53 10 2 1 32 13 37 1 2 .215 .256 .283 .069 .214 -1.2 -3.3 -0.5
2012 TEX MLB 55 7 13 2 1 0 4 0 9 0 0 .241 .241 .315 .074 .178 -3.1 0.5 -0.3
2012 MAR Wnt 80 6 22 3 1 0 6 4 5 2 1 .301 .342 .370 .068 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 ROU AAA 53 5 16 2 0 2 6 0 11 0 0 .314 .327 .471 .157 .256 2.0 -0.2 0.2
2013 SWB AAA 211 10 35 4 0 1 12 14 33 0 2 .183 .240 .220 .037 .177 -10.1 2.6 -0.8
2013 IOW AAA 38 4 10 1 0 0 3 5 4 0 0 .303 .395 .333 .030 .277 2.3 0.5 0.3
2013 NYA MLB 34 3 6 1 0 0 4 0 6 0 0 .176 .176 .206 .029 .130 -3.2 -0.1 -0.4
2013 CHN MLB 26 3 5 1 0 1 2 2 6 0 0 .217 .269 .391 .174 .259 0.9 0.5 0.2
2014 ELP AAA 56 4 11 3 0 0 2 1 12 0 0 .208 .218 .264 .057 .711 2.2 -1.8 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
2008 396 0.5682 0.4343 0.8837 0.5689 0.2573 0.9453 0.7045 0.1163
2009 1116 0.5439 0.4843 0.9019 0.6079 0.3360 0.9458 0.8070 0.0963
2010 701 0.5278 0.5614 0.8270 0.6757 0.4320 0.9080 0.6853 0.1730
2011 948 0.5549 0.5316 0.8571 0.6350 0.4028 0.9072 0.7588 0.1389
2012 168 0.5655 0.5595 0.7766 0.5789 0.5342 0.8727 0.6410 0.2234
2013 215 0.5302 0.4558 0.7857 0.5614 0.3366 0.8750 0.6176 0.2143
Career35440.54660.50850.86010.620.37350.92020.73920.1383

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2010-03-15 2010-03-19 Camp 4 0 Neck Stiffness -
2008-08-05 2008-09-01 15-DL 27 25 Left Thigh Strain Hamstring -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 SDN $
2013 CHN $
2012 TEX $750,000
2011 SDN $600,000
2010 WAS $415,500
2009 WAS $400,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
4 yrPrevious$2,165,500
4 yrTotal$2,165,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
4 y 156 dScott Boras1 year (2014)

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Signed by San Diego as a free agent 12/3/13 (minor-league contract). Released by San Diego 4/21/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 11/21/12 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 4/1/13. DFA by Chicago Cubs 4/19/13. Acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Chicago Cubs 5/9/13. Contract purchased by NY Yankees 5/12/13. DFA by NY Yankees 5/18/13. Sent outright to Triple-A 5/20/13. Contract selected by NY Yankees 6/21/13. DFA by NY Yankees 7/20/13. Sent outright to Triple-A 7/23/13. Elected free agency 10/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Signed by Texas as a free agent 12/9/11 (minor-league contract). Salary of $0.75M in majors. Contract purchased by Texas 4/4/12. DFA by Texas 8/10/12. Sent outright to Triple-A 8/12/12.
  • 1 year/$0.6M (2011). Re-signed by Washington 12/2/10 (avoided arbitration). Acquired by San Diego in trade from Washington 3/28/11. Released by San Diego 11/17/11.
  • 1 year/$0.4155M (2010). Re-signed by Washington 2/10.
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009). Re-signed by Washington 2/19/09.
  • 1 year (2008). Re-signed by Yankees 3/4/08. Acquired by Washington in trade from Yankees 7/31/08.
  • 1 year (2007). Acquired by Yankees in trade from Arizona 1/07. Signed 2/07.
  • Signed by Arizona 2002 as amateur free agent from Venezuela.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .233 .270 .305 .200
11 vs R (Multi) .216 .240 .293 .199
18 Split (Multi) -.017 -.030 -.012 -.001
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.013 -.023 -.037 -.020
30 vs L (2013) .167 .211 .222 .156
31 vs R (2013) .205 .220 .308 .197
38 Split (2013) .038 .009 .085 .041
39 LgAvg (2013) -.011 -.021 -.036 -.019

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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Anti-Jeter Joins JeterBen Lindbergh2013-09-11
Transaction Analysis: Alfonso Soriano Joins the Worst Right-Handed-Hitting Team of All TimeBen Lindbergh2013-07-26
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 24, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-24
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 21, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-21
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 3, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-03
BP Unfiltered: Carlos Ruiz and Oh For Shame Sam Miller2013-07-02
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 22, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-22
This article requires BP Premium accessIn A Pickle: The Bunts That Lead to Big ThingsJason Wojciechowski2013-05-31
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 24, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-24
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 22, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-22
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Sipping on 'GnacR.J. Anderson2013-05-21
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 19, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-19
Pitcher Profile: Scouting Alberto Gonzalez and Other Position-Player PitchersDan Rozenson2013-05-17
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 13, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-13
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 10th, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-10
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: April 24, 2013Clint Chisam2013-04-24
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Ending BradleyR.J. Anderson2013-04-22
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: April 20, 2013Clint Chisam2013-04-20
Tater Trot Tracker: Trot Times for April 14Larry Granillo2013-04-15
Daily Roundup: Around the League: April 2, 2013Clint Chisam2013-04-02
Daily Roundup: Around the League: April 2, 2013Joe Hamrahi2013-04-02
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: The Thing That Makes Vance Worley InterestingSam Miller2012-11-21
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: April AnalysisJoe Sheehan2008-04-14
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Risers and Fallers, American LeagueKevin Goldstein2007-07-06
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Triple-A PreviewKevin Goldstein2007-04-05
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 13-18, 2007Christina Kahrl2007-03-19
This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: PECOTA Takes on Shortstop ProspectsNate Silver2007-03-01
The Week in Quotes: February 5-12Alex Carnevale2007-02-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL West and NL CatchupChristina Kahrl2007-02-10
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL East CatchupChristina Kahrl2007-01-30
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: New York Yankees Top Ten ProspectsKevin Goldstein2007-01-29


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