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Portrait of Blaine Hardy

Blaine Hardy PTigers

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2015 Full Season Projections (seasonal age 27)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date3-14-1987
Height6' 2"
Weight230 lbs
Age28 years, 2 months, 16 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
2011
2012
2013
0.62014
0.12015
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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
2014 DET 27 38 0 39.0 0.0 39.0 2 1 0 2 0 0 167 34 12 11 1 40 20 17 1 31 2.54 3.52 3.50 5.6 0.6
2015 DET 28 20 0 19.3 0.0 19.3 2 0 0 1 0 0 83 17 9 7 0 27 9 8 0 14 3.26 3.03 3.36 3.3 0.4
Career58058.30.058.341030025051211816729251452.783.363.458.91.0

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 GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2008 IDA Rk 21 0 34.7 6.39 96 .250 .272 .349 .430 .265 .296 111 2.9 0.3 2.9 0.3
2009 BUR A 36 3 92.3 3.61 123 .205 .253 .330 .369 .256 .278 105 17.0 1.8 17.0 1.8
2010 NWA AA 12 0 26.0 3.74 124 .151 .254 .330 .378 .257 .157 111 3.9 0.4 3.9 0.4
2010 OMA AAA 28 8 67.0 5.90 73 .260 .281 .351 .438 .270 .277 93 3.0 0.3 3.0 0.3
2010 ESC Wnt 12 0 16.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .286 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 NWA AA 19 0 39.7 3.47 138 .203 .271 .337 .413 .258 .255 112 10.6 1.1 10.6 1.1
2011 OMA AAA 23 0 29.0 7.21 77 .321 .285 .357 .447 .267 .323 103 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0
2012 NWA AA 10 0 20.7 6.20 65 .249 .250 .324 .383 .265 .237 101 -2.1 -0.2 -2.1 -0.2
2012 OMA AAA 30 0 54.7 4.41 117 .289 .278 .347 .429 .273 .363 102 8.7 0.9 8.7 0.9
2012 MAR Wnt 10 0 6.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .421 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 ERI AA 16 0 27.7 3.28 128 .213 .254 .332 .391 .268 .217 99 5.2 0.6 5.2 0.6
2013 TOL AAA 14 9 64.0 4.42 96 .213 .245 .313 .371 .243 .227 94 3.5 0.4 3.5 0.4
2014 DET MLB 38 0 39.0 3.50 122 .229 .253 .314 .387 .261 .289 109 5.6 0.6 5.6 0.6
2014 TOL AAA 20 6 47.0 3.84 117 .202 .261 .329 .393 .250 .284 99 8.5 0.8 8.5 0.8
2015 DET MLB 20 0 19.3 3.36 127 .263 .250 .307 .393 .261 .283 108 3.3 0.4 3.3 0.4

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 IDA Rk 1 0 4 21 0 34.7 34 8 34 5 59% .296 8.8 2.1 1.3 8.8 1.21 4.15 2.9 0.3
2009 BUR A 4 4 9 36 3 92.3 71 17 94 3 41% .278 6.9 1.7 0.3 9.2 0.95 2.05 17.0 1.8
2010 OMA AAA 3 4 3 28 8 67.0 65 21 48 9 34% .277 8.7 2.8 1.2 6.4 1.28 3.49 3.0 0.3
2010 ESC Wnt 2 0 0 12 0 16.3 13 5 16 1 0% .286 7.2 2.8 0.6 8.8 1.10 1.10 0.0 0.0
2010 NWA AA 1 0 4 12 0 26.0 11 8 16 0 44% .157 3.8 2.8 0.0 5.5 0.73 0.69 3.9 0.4
2011 OMA AAA 2 3 0 23 0 29.0 38 19 23 7 28% .323 11.8 5.9 2.2 7.1 1.97 7.14 0.3 0.0
2011 NWA AA 2 1 8 19 0 39.7 28 16 41 2 48% .255 6.4 3.6 0.5 9.3 1.11 1.59 10.6 1.1
2012 NWA AA 1 1 3 10 0 20.7 17 9 13 3 45% .237 7.4 3.9 1.3 5.7 1.26 2.61 -2.1 -0.2
2012 MAR Wnt 0 1 0 10 0 6.3 8 9 8 0 0% .421 11.4 12.8 0.0 11.4 2.68 7.11 0.0 0.0
2012 OMA AAA 3 2 1 30 0 54.7 68 22 45 6 41% .363 11.2 3.6 1.0 7.4 1.65 3.79 8.7 0.9
2013 TOL AAA 6 1 0 14 9 64.0 46 19 53 7 29% .227 6.5 2.7 1.0 7.5 1.02 1.69 3.5 0.4
2013 ERI AA 2 2 1 16 0 27.7 16 12 26 1 34% .217 5.2 3.9 0.3 8.5 1.01 1.63 5.2 0.6
2014 TOL AAA 3 2 0 20 6 47.0 35 13 53 2 50% .284 6.7 2.5 0.4 10.1 1.02 2.68 8.5 0.8
2014 DET MLB 2 1 0 38 0 39.0 34 20 31 1 54% .289 7.8 4.6 0.2 7.2 1.38 2.54 5.6 0.6
2015 DET MLB 2 0 0 20 0 19.3 17 9 14 0 32% .283 7.9 4.2 0.0 6.5 1.34 3.26 3.3 0.4

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
2014 631 0.5214 0.4247 0.8097 0.5775 0.2583 0.8789 0.6410 0.1866
2015 299 0.5719 0.4682 0.8500 0.6433 0.2344 0.8727 0.7667 0.1500
Career9300.53760.43870.82270.59870.25060.87690.68140.1748

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

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2015 DET $
2014 DET $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 106 dMike Mosa1 year/$0.514M (2015)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.514M (2015). Re-signed by Detroit 2/19/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Contract selected by Detroit 6/15/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Released by Kansas City 3/21/13. Signed by Detroit as a free agent 4/2/13 (minor-league contract).
  • Signed by Detroit as a free agent 4/2/13 (minor-league contract).
  • Drafted by Kansas City 2008 (22-655) (Lewis-Clark State, Idaho).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .203 .288 .266 .209
11 vs R (Multi) .266 .366 .291 .245
18 Split (Multi) -.063 -.078 -.026 -.036
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.024 -.027 -.064 -.028
30 vs L (2014) .203 .288 .266 .209
31 vs R (2014) .266 .366 .291 .245
38 Split (2014) -.063 -.078 -.026 -.036
39 LgAvg (2014) -.020 -.022 -.062 -.025

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BP Articles

Blaine Hardy is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Bummed!Daniel Rathman2015-05-22
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Sounds the Knuckleballer AlertR.J. Anderson2015-04-13
This article requires BP Premium accessPlayoff Prospectus: ALDS Preview: Orioles vs. TigersR.J. Anderson2014-10-02
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: September 3, 2014Daniel Rathman2014-09-03
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: August 28, 2014Daniel Rathman2014-08-28
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: August 25, 2014Daniel Rathman2014-08-25
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: August 11, 2014Chris Mosch2014-08-11
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: August 11, 2014Daniel Rathman2014-08-11
The Lineup Card: Nine Last-Minute TradesBaseball Prospectus2014-07-30


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Blaine Hardy has thrown 1,099 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2010 and 2015, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2015, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (88mph) and Slider (84mph), also mixing in a Curve (76mph) and Change (78mph). He also rarely throws a Sinker (90mph).