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Portrait of Mark Hamburger

Mark Hamburger PTwins

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2015 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 27)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date2-5-1987
Height6' 4"
Weight200 lbs
Age28 years, 6 months, 24 days
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0.22011
2012
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-0.22015
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2011 TEX MLB 5 0 8.0 5 3 6 0 .270 103 5.6 3.4 0.0 6.8 23% .227 .188 1.00 2.69 4.50 99 1.36 0.3
CareerMLB508.05360.2701035.63.40.06.823%.227.1881.002.694.50991.360.3

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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2011 TEX MLB 5 0 8.0 5 3 6 0 .270 103 5.6 3.4 0.0 6.8 23% .227 .188 1.00 2.69 4.50
2011 FRI AA 11 0 19.7 11 5 22 3 .255 106 5.0 2.3 1.4 10.1 45% .182 .180 0.81 3.89 1.83
2011 ROU AAA 31 4 62.7 54 20 48 5 .270 102 7.8 2.9 0.7 6.9 44% .271 .222 1.18 4.39 3.88
2012 OKL AAA 17 0 21.0 21 12 15 2 .265 95 9.0 5.1 0.9 6.4 44% .288 .276 1.57 5.33 4.71
2012 ROU AAA 21 3 45.3 66 21 37 7 .271 92 13.1 4.2 1.4 7.3 48% .401 .331 1.92 5.76 6.55
2012 TUC AAA 5 1 12.0 17 3 11 2 .267 111 12.8 2.2 1.5 8.2 60% .375 .322 1.67 5.25 7.50
2014 NBR AA 8 1 16.0 16 5 17 2 .263 102 9.0 2.8 1.1 9.6 53% .311 .259 1.31 0.00 3.38
2014 ROC AAA 14 6 54.7 51 22 37 1 .254 105 8.4 3.6 0.2 6.1 51% .294 .220 1.34 0.00 3.79
2015 ROC AAA 43 4 65.3 70 22 60 3 .249 92 9.6 3.0 0.4 8.3 54% .340 .260 1.41 2.98 3.44

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
2011 140 0.4214 0.4429 0.7742 0.5763 0.3457 0.9412 0.5714 0.2258
Career1400.42140.44290.77420.57630.34570.94120.57140.2258

Injury History  —  No longer being updated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
2013-10-30 2013-10-30 WIN 0 0 Right Arm Strain Triceps - -
2009-08-01 2009-08-11 Minors 10 0 Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2012 TEX $481,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$481,000
1 yrTotal$481,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 30 dBilly Martin Jr.1 year (2015)

Details
  • 1 year (2015). Re-signed by Minnesota 10/23/14 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2014). Re-signed by Minnesota (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2013). Released by Houston 2/13/13. Signed by Minnesota 9/4/13 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year/$0.481M (2012). Re-signed by Texas 2/27/12. Claimed by San Diego off waivers 6/25/12 after being DFA by Texas 6/22/12. Claimed by Houston off waivers 7/21/12 after being DFA by San Diego 7/19/12. Sent outright to Triple-A by Houston 9/3/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Contract purchased by Texas 8/30/11.
  • Acquired by Texas in trade from Minnesota 8/25/08.
  • Signed by Minnesota 2007 as an amateur free agent (Mesabi Range College, Minn.).

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BP Articles

Mark Hamburger is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: The Last Shall Be FirstR.J. Anderson2015-02-19
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: September 5, 2013Clint Chisam2013-09-05
BP Unfiltered: This Post is Not KosherBen Lindbergh2012-06-13
Transaction Analysis Blog: Rangers Promote MartinR.J. Anderson2011-08-30


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2015, Mark Hamburger threw 216 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2012, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2012, he relied primarily on his Sinker (91mph) and Curve (80mph). He also rarely threw a Slider (88mph) and Fourseam Fastball (90mph).