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2014 Rest-of-Season Projections (seasonal age 25)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
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Birth Date3-14-1989
Height6' 1"
Weight205 lbs
Age25 years, 6 months, 0 days
BatsB
ThrowsR
2010
2011
-0.42012
0.12013
0.82014
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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
2012 HOU 23 80 219 205 21 48 13 0 2 67 13 29 0 0 1 12 3 3 .234 .280 .327 .215 -4.2 0.8 -0.4
2013 HOU 24 72 222 204 22 45 8 0 4 65 9 37 0 1 8 14 6 2 .221 .252 .319 .222 3.8 -2.6 0.1
2014 HOU 25 97 293 269 32 72 13 1 6 105 16 55 4 0 4 22 2 4 .268 .318 .390 .251 8.0 -0.3 0.8
Career249734678751653411223738121411348119.243.287.350.2327.5-2.00.6

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
2006 CUB Rk 24 94 .209 .265 .352 .370 .268 .254 101 -5.3 2.8 0.7 -2.4 -1.4 2.1 -0.0 2.1 -0.0
2006 DCU Rk 18 69 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .275 0.0 0.7 -0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 CUB Rk 17 69 .304 .257 .343 .361 .254 .333 97 3.6 2.2 0.5 1.5 -0.2 5.3 0.6 5.3 0.6
2008 PEO A 33 122 .211 .250 .317 .362 .256 .255 95 -6.2 3.5 0.8 -1.2 -2.1 -4.4 -0.6 -4.4 -0.6
2008 BOI A- 65 267 .243 .254 .341 .366 .261 .318 111 -5 7.8 1.4 3.8 2.7 6.5 1.0 6.5 1.0
2009 DAY A+ 120 461 .227 .252 .326 .361 .252 .283 100 -16.1 13.4 1.3 -1.9 -1.0 -3.7 -0.6 -3.7 -0.6
2010 DAY A+ 23 96 .255 .251 .321 .366 .261 .311 88 -0.5 2.8 -0.7 0.0 1.4 0.5 0.1 0.5 0.1
2010 TEN AA 86 330 .225 .265 .338 .396 .265 .269 103 -13.6 10.4 4.7 8.6 -3.6 -2.8 0.6 -2.8 0.6
2011 TEN AA 64 239 .240 .264 .334 .401 .252 .335 118 -5.3 7.0 2.2 1.6 -1.8 1.9 0.3 1.9 0.3
2011 IOW AAA 60 226 .239 .285 .348 .435 .264 .292 97 -5.6 7.0 3.1 2.8 -2.4 3.7 0.6 3.7 0.6
2011 CAR Wnt 42 183 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .338 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 HOU MLB 80 219 .215 .254 .312 .398 .256 .264 100 -9.7 6.0 2.2 0.8 -3.0 -4.2 -0.4 -4.2 -0.4
2012 OKL AAA 13 43 .336 .270 .331 .416 .273 .387 87 3.7 1.3 0.5 -2.3 -1.3 4.5 0.2 4.5 0.2
2012 LEO Wnt 18 72 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .204 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 HOU MLB 72 222 .222 .250 .313 .393 .262 .250 99 -8 5.8 2.3 -2.6 1.1 3.8 0.1 3.8 0.1
2013 OKL AAA 44 183 .234 .271 .339 .411 .269 .295 95 -5.1 5.3 1.5 -1.7 -0.5 0.9 -0.1 0.9 -0.1
2014 HOU MLB 97 293 .251 .243 .301 .375 .251 .317 102 -2.4 7.6 2.8 -0.3 -0.5 8.0 0.8 8.0 0.8

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
2006 CUB Rk 94 9 17 4 1 0 11 8 19 0 2 .198 .266 .267 .070 .209 2.1 -2.4 -0.0
2006 DCU Rk 69 9 18 3 0 4 10 0 14 1 1 .265 .261 .485 .221 .000 0.0 0.7 0.0
2007 CUB Rk 69 12 17 3 3 1 10 9 10 1 2 .288 .391 .492 .203 .304 5.3 1.5 0.6
2008 PEO A 122 6 26 7 0 0 9 3 15 1 1 .224 .242 .284 .060 .211 -4.4 -1.2 -0.6
2008 BOI A- 267 29 68 15 3 0 43 13 36 15 7 .279 .313 .365 .086 .243 6.5 3.8 1.0
2009 DAY A+ 461 43 102 15 4 2 34 26 77 9 8 .241 .283 .309 .068 .227 -3.7 -1.9 -0.6
2010 TEN AA 330 24 75 11 3 4 41 17 40 6 4 .246 .285 .341 .095 .225 -2.8 8.6 0.6
2010 DAY A+ 96 7 23 3 0 0 5 7 13 7 1 .271 .326 .306 .035 .255 0.5 0.0 0.1
2011 IOW AAA 226 24 54 12 1 2 19 16 21 3 1 .274 .326 .376 .102 .239 3.7 2.8 0.6
2011 TEN AA 239 29 65 18 1 2 20 17 27 4 2 .301 .359 .421 .120 .240 1.9 1.6 0.3
2011 CAR Wnt 183 19 49 7 0 0 17 12 24 3 2 .292 .341 .333 .042 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 OKL AAA 43 2 13 4 0 1 10 3 7 0 0 .333 .395 .513 .179 .336 4.5 -2.3 0.2
2012 HOU MLB 219 21 48 13 0 2 12 13 29 3 3 .234 .280 .327 .093 .215 -4.2 0.8 -0.4
2012 LEO Wnt 72 8 11 3 0 0 3 7 8 3 1 .180 .282 .230 .049 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 OKL AAA 183 16 45 10 1 1 15 8 23 4 1 .262 .293 .349 .087 .234 0.9 -1.7 -0.1
2013 HOU MLB 222 22 45 8 0 4 14 9 37 6 2 .221 .252 .319 .098 .222 3.8 -2.6 0.1
2014 HOU MLB 293 32 72 13 1 6 22 16 55 2 4 .268 .318 .390 .123 .251 8.0 -0.3 0.8

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 814 0.5037 0.4507 0.8634 0.5902 0.3069 0.9339 0.7258 0.1366
2013 804 0.4888 0.4956 0.8392 0.6209 0.3747 0.9139 0.7208 0.1558
2014 1082 0.4935 0.4736 0.8281 0.6161 0.3339 0.8997 0.6995 0.1719
Career27000.49520.47320.8420.60970.33790.91420.71380.1565

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-08-30 2014-09-03 DTD 4 3 Right Thigh Strain Hamstring -
2014-07-30 2014-08-03 DTD 4 4 Right Thigh Tightness Hamstring -
2014-07-25 2014-07-26 DTD 1 1 Right Thigh Tightness Hamstring -
2012-08-31 2012-09-18 DTD 18 16 Left Ankle Sprain - -
2012-07-21 2012-07-21 DTD 0 0 Right Foot Contusion Heel -
2012-06-07 2012-07-15 15-DL 38 32 Right Foot Contusion Heel - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 HOU $504,500
2013 HOU $494,400
2012 HOU $480,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$974,400
2011Current$504,500
3 yrPvs + Cur$1,478,900
3 yrTotal$1,478,900

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 133 dSFX1 year/$0.5045M (2014)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.5045M (2014). Re-signed by Houston 3/6/14.
  • 1 year/$0.4944M (2013). Re-signed by Houston 3/13.
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012). Selected by Boston from Chicago Cubs in Rule 5 draft 12/8/11. Acquired by Houston in trade from Boston 12/8/11. Signed by Houston 2/27/12.
  • Signed by Chicago Cubs as an amateur free agent from Venezuela.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .179 .229 .228 .173
11 vs R (Multi) .237 .270 .345 .233
18 Split (Multi) .058 .041 .117 .060
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.007 .000 .004 .002
30 vs L (2013) .229 .289 .286 .209
31 vs R (2013) .219 .244 .325 .227
38 Split (2013) -.010 -.045 .040 .018
39 LgAvg (2013) -.008 -.001 .005 .003

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BP Articles

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BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2014-07-03 19:00:00 (link to chat)I am so up in the air about 2B and SS where to look for the future in Dynasty league. Can you rate the following. DJ LeMahieu, Marwin Gonzalez, Brian Dozier Jordy Mercer,. Thank you for the time you put into this. As of now I have Doizer at 2nd and Mercer at SS with Jose Reyes.
(OB1 from NYC)
Woof.

Dozier, Marwin, DJ, Jordy. (Mauricio Rubio)
2013-05-07 13:00:00 (link to chat)Any thoughts between these three (brutal) 3B options in a 14 team mixed OBP league (yes, I effed up my draft on this position): Marwin Gonzalez, Pedro Alvarez, Luis Valbuena.
(Jacob from Springfield)
Reverse order 'em. (Paul Sporer)


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