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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 27)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date1-27-1987
Height5' 10"
Weight210 lbs
Age27 years, 7 months, 20 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
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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

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
2008 HUD A- 22 0 23.0 3.13 125 .123 .239 .319 .358 .256 .132 95 5.1 0.5 5.1 0.5
2009 PCH A+ 28 0 47.7 2.70 132 .169 .247 .322 .355 .251 .230 98 9.8 1.0 9.8 1.0
2009 MNT AA 16 0 22.7 3.81 104 .255 .260 .329 .377 .264 .246 93 2.7 0.3 2.7 0.3
2009 PDD Wnt 10 0 8.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .630 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2010 MNT AA 42 0 49.0 3.04 131 .209 .256 .335 .376 .261 .248 98 10.6 1.1 10.6 1.1
2012 MOB AA 28 0 35.0 3.28 129 .236 .249 .325 .372 .258 .333 105 7.3 0.8 7.5 0.8
2012 RNO AAA 20 0 27.0 5.36 114 .244 .282 .340 .424 .265 .274 118 4.0 0.4 3.8 0.4
2013 MOB AA 22 0 26.3 3.32 116 .230 .240 .318 .362 .257 .300 97 3.6 0.4 3.5 0.3
2013 RNO AAA 24 0 31.3 6.79 82 .305 .280 .347 .441 .279 .320 116 -0.1 -0.0 -0.4 -0.0

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
2008 HUD A- 1 1 13 22 0 23.0 7 5 35 2 62% .132 2.7 2.0 0.8 13.7 0.52 1.96 5.1 0.5
2009 PDD Wnt 0 1 1 10 0 8.7 18 6 12 1 0% .630 18.6 6.2 1.0 12.4 2.76 10.34 0.0 0.0
2009 PCH A+ 4 0 15 28 0 47.7 24 16 59 1 49% .230 4.5 3.0 0.2 11.1 0.84 0.57 9.8 1.0
2009 MNT AA 3 1 4 16 0 22.7 18 13 18 2 39% .246 7.1 5.2 0.8 7.1 1.37 2.38 2.7 0.3
2010 MNT AA 3 2 22 42 0 49.0 34 21 47 2 33% .248 6.2 3.9 0.4 8.6 1.12 1.65 10.6 1.1
2012 MOB AA 1 2 7 28 0 35.0 27 18 49 0 40% .333 6.9 4.6 0.0 12.6 1.29 2.83 7.5 0.8
2012 RNO AAA 1 2 0 20 0 27.0 27 7 22 4 43% .274 9.0 2.3 1.3 7.3 1.26 3.00 3.8 0.4
2013 RNO AAA 1 1 1 24 0 31.3 39 17 23 6 36% .320 11.2 4.9 1.7 6.6 1.79 7.18 -0.4 -0.0
2013 MOB AA 1 1 1 22 0 26.3 23 7 29 2 19% .300 7.9 2.4 0.7 9.9 1.14 2.73 3.5 0.3

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

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2011-04-11 2011-09-19 Minors 161 131 Right Elbow Recovery From Surgery Tommy John Surgery - Date Is Approximate 2011-03-07 -
2011-03-03 2011-03-11 Camp 8 0 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery - Date Is Approximate 2011-03-07
2010-07-16 2010-08-19 Minors 34 0 Right Shoulder Inflammation - -

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This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: The Selling-the-Closer MythR.J. Anderson2014-07-24


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Matt Gorgen threw 36 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2009 and 2010, including pitches thrown in Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2010, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (91mph), also mixing in a Slider (81mph) and Curve (77mph).