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Donovan Hand PBrewers

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 28)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date4-20-1986
Height6' 3"
Weight235 lbs
Age28 years, 3 months, 9 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
2011
2012
0.12013
-0.22014
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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 MIL 27 31 7 68.3 36.7 31.7 1 5 0 1 2 0 286 71 29 28 10 113 21 20 5 37 3.69 4.98 5.22 -0.9 0.1
Career31768.336.731.71501202867129281011321205373.694.985.22-0.90.1

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
2007 WVA A 10 3 25.0 3.59 127 .247 .263 .335 .402 .262 .353 102 8.2 0.8 8.2 0.8
2007 HEL Rk 7 6 33.0 5.03 98 .243 .275 .349 .421 .274 .283 100 4.6 0.4 4.6 0.4
2008 BRV A+ 10 9 58.3 4.45 101 .216 .251 .326 .366 .253 .267 99 2.1 0.2 2.1 0.2
2008 HUN AA 16 12 81.3 6.15 76 .290 .260 .338 .394 .252 .320 107 -2.1 -0.2 -3.6 -0.5
2009 HUN AA 27 12 98.7 6.11 52 .273 .254 .333 .381 .266 .280 94 -5.7 -0.6 -2.5 -0.3
2010 HUN AA 27 1 50.3 4.25 105 .248 .261 .336 .391 .265 .335 100 4.7 0.5 5.6 0.5
2010 NAS AAA 21 0 25.3 5.01 106 .245 .277 .344 .427 .261 .311 102 2.4 0.2 2.4 0.2
2011 HUN AA 9 0 11.3 2.63 149 .262 .250 .318 .376 .243 .457 107 3.9 0.4 3.5 0.4
2011 NAS AAA 39 0 55.0 5.56 103 .276 .280 .351 .438 .263 .328 101 4.2 0.4 4.8 0.6
2012 NAS AAA 44 3 79.7 4.46 110 .264 .271 .338 .415 .267 .329 97 8.8 0.9 8.9 1.1
2012 ORI Wnt 7 7 34.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .330 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 MIL MLB 31 7 68.3 5.22 80 .271 .255 .319 .401 .262 .286 108 -0.8 -0.1 -0.9 0.1
2013 NAS AAA 20 0 35.7 3.92 115 .251 .270 .338 .403 .269 .303 93 4.9 0.5 5.9 0.6
2014 NAS AAA 41 2 51.3 3.57 121 .270 .266 .331 .413 .262 .361 89 12.2 1.2 11.7 1.2

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
2007 WVA A 1 2 4 10 3 25.0 32 0 17 1 50% .353 11.5 0.0 0.4 6.1 1.28 2.16 8.2 0.8
2007 HEL Rk 2 2 0 7 6 33.0 31 4 26 3 60% .283 8.5 1.1 0.8 7.1 1.06 3.55 4.6 0.4
2008 BRV A+ 4 2 0 10 9 58.3 49 10 36 3 52% .267 7.6 1.5 0.5 5.6 1.01 2.32 2.1 0.2
2008 HUN AA 3 4 0 16 12 81.3 101 26 41 11 51% .320 11.2 2.9 1.2 4.5 1.56 5.09 -3.6 -0.5
2009 HUN AA 8 5 1 27 12 98.7 102 21 51 12 46% .280 9.3 1.9 1.1 4.7 1.25 3.56 -2.5 -0.3
2010 NAS AAA 2 0 0 21 0 25.3 29 5 11 1 59% .311 10.3 1.8 0.4 3.9 1.34 4.62 2.4 0.2
2010 HUN AA 2 1 2 27 1 50.3 57 8 38 3 54% .335 10.2 1.4 0.5 6.8 1.29 2.86 5.6 0.5
2011 NAS AAA 2 6 1 39 0 55.0 66 21 32 6 52% .328 10.8 3.4 1.0 5.2 1.58 3.60 4.8 0.6
2011 HUN AA 0 0 1 9 0 11.3 16 1 12 0 54% .457 12.7 0.8 0.0 9.5 1.50 2.38 3.5 0.4
2012 NAS AAA 3 3 0 44 3 79.7 90 18 54 7 48% .329 10.2 2.0 0.8 6.1 1.36 3.84 8.9 1.1
2012 ORI Wnt 2 1 0 7 7 34.3 38 8 28 5 0% .330 10.0 2.1 1.3 7.3 1.34 3.15 0.0 0.0
2013 NAS AAA 3 1 0 20 0 35.7 34 11 38 4 53% .303 8.6 2.8 1.0 9.6 1.26 3.28 5.9 0.6
2013 MIL MLB 1 5 0 31 7 68.3 71 21 37 10 50% .286 9.4 2.8 1.3 4.9 1.35 3.69 -0.9 0.1
2014 NAS AAA 1 6 13 41 2 51.3 63 11 48 2 50% .361 11.0 1.9 0.4 8.4 1.44 4.73 11.7 1.2

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 1028 0.4825 0.4747 0.8504 0.6613 0.3008 0.8780 0.7938 0.1434
Career10280.48250.47470.85040.66130.30080.8780.79380.1434

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2013-07-24 2013-07-28 DTD 4 4 Right Hand Contusion - -
2010-05-01 2010-05-08 Minors 7 0 Not Disclosed -
2009-08-04 2009-09-14 Minors 41 0 Not Disclosed -
2008-07-25 2008-08-07 Minors 13 0 Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 MIL $
2013 MIL $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 127 d2014

Details
  • 2014. DFA by Milwaukee 2/7/14. Sent outright to Triple-A 2/12/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Contract selected by Milwaukee 5/26/13.
  • Drafted by Milwaukee 2007 (14-431) (Jacksonville State).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .286 .362 .516 .296
11 vs R (Multi) .273 .319 .375 .237
18 Split (Multi) .012 .042 .141 .059
19 LgAvg (Multi) .010 .024 .026 .019
30 vs L (2013) .286 .362 .516 .296
31 vs R (2013) .273 .319 .375 .237
38 Split (2013) .012 .042 .141 .059
39 LgAvg (2013) .010 .022 .028 .019

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BP Articles

Donovan Hand is referenced in the following articles.

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This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 22, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-22
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 17, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-17
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 9, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-09
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 4, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-04
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 29, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-29
Overthinking It: This Week in Catcher Framing, 7/26Ben Lindbergh2013-07-29
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 25, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-25
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 24, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-24
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Starting Pitcher Planner: Week 17Paul Sporer2013-07-19
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Starting Pitcher Planner: Week 15Paul Sporer2013-07-05
Overthinking It: This Week in Catcher Framing, 6/29Ben Lindbergh2013-07-01
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 30, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-30
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: The Best Players We Snubbed This SpringSam Miller2013-06-28
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 23, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-23
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 22, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-22
Overthinking It: This Week in Catcher Framing, 6/8Ben Lindbergh2013-06-08
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 27, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-27
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of Thursday, March 21Zach Mortimer2013-03-22


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Donovan Hand threw 1,075 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2013, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2013, he relied primarily on his Sinker (90mph), Slider (83mph) and Curve (70mph). He also rarely threw a Change (83mph) and Fourseam Fastball (91mph).