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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
3 183.3 10 13 0 124 4.07 -1.3
Birth Date3-1-1983
Height6' 3"
Weight195 lbs
BatsR
ThrowsR
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
2009 SLN 26 30 0 40.0 0.0 40.0 4 0 0 2 0 0 160 29 10 9 2 45 15 12 1 20 2.03 3.91 4.78 -0.5 -0.0
2010 SLN 27 45 8 90.3 41.7 48.7 4 8 0 1 1 0 409 113 56 50 15 174 35 35 2 61 4.98 5.14 5.44 -10.7 -1.0
2011 LAN 28 49 0 53.0 0.0 53.0 2 5 0 1 0 0 219 45 29 24 6 73 17 14 0 43 4.08 3.81 4.77 -2.0 -0.2
Career1248183.341.7141.710130410788187958323292676131244.074.495.12-13.1-1.3

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2009 SLN MLB 30 0 40.0 4.78 83 .218 .257 .330 .411 .262 .221 91 -0.5 -0.0 -0.5 -0.0
2010 SLN MLB 45 8 90.3 5.44 63 .315 .258 .320 .402 .265 .331 90 -8.5 -0.9 -10.7 -1.0
2011 LAN MLB 49 0 53.0 4.77 77 .237 .257 .320 .399 .261 .255 93 -1.9 -0.2 -2.0 -0.2
2011 RCU A+ 4 4 4.0 2.61 150 .177 .309 .372 .488 .282 .222 102 2.4 0.2 2.4 0.2
2012 RCU A+ 2 2 2.0 2.11 158 .088 .275 .362 .418 .287 .167 100 1.4 0.1 1.4 0.1

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
2009 SLN MLB 4 0 0 30 0 40.0 29 15 20 2 56% .221 6.5 3.4 0.5 4.5 1.10 2.02 -0.5 -0.0
2010 SLN MLB 4 8 0 45 8 90.3 113 35 61 15 52% .331 11.3 3.5 1.5 6.1 1.64 4.98 -10.7 -1.0
2011 LAN MLB 2 5 0 49 0 53.0 45 17 43 6 44% .255 7.6 2.9 1.0 7.3 1.17 4.08 -2.0 -0.2
2011 RCU A+ 0 0 0 4 4 4.0 2 1 5 0 33% .222 4.5 2.2 0.0 11.2 0.75 2.25 2.4 0.2
2012 RCU A+ 0 0 0 2 2 2.0 1 0 2 0 50% .167 4.5 0.0 0.0 9.0 0.50 4.50 1.4 0.1

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
2009 548 0.5073 0.4497 0.8618 0.6151 0.2778 0.9415 0.6800 0.1382
2010 1475 0.5010 0.4566 0.8291 0.6116 0.3003 0.9027 0.6787 0.1709
2011 868 0.5127 0.5029 0.7655 0.6787 0.3144 0.8510 0.5714 0.2345
Career28910.50570.46920.81620.63240.30030.89450.64670.1838

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2012-07-02 2012-07-02 On-Alr 0 0 Right Shoulder Surgery Labrum and Capsule 2012-08-23 -
2012-03-27 2012-10-04 60-DL 191 162 Right Elbow Recovery From Surgery Scar Tissue + Bone Spur + Infection 2012-02-07 -
2012-02-07 2012-03-27 Camp 49 0 Right Elbow Surgery Infection From First Surgery 2012-02-07 -
2012-01-11 2012-01-11 Off 0 0 Right Elbow Surgery Scar Tissue and Bone Spur 2012-01-12 -
2011-05-10 2011-05-10 On-Alr 0 0 Hip Impingement -
2011-05-10 2011-06-06 15-DL 27 24 Right Hip Impingement Labrum -
2010-09-26 2010-10-04 DTD 8 8 Face Laceration Batted Ball -
2010-05-20 2010-05-27 DTD 7 6 Groin Soreness -
2010-03-28 2010-04-03 Camp 6 0 Right Groin Strain -
2010-02-27 2010-03-07 Camp 8 0 General Medical Gastrointestinal GI -
2008-05-28 2008-07-28 Minors 61 0 Knee Sprain MCL -
2007-08-23 2007-09-03 Minors 11 0 - Sprain - -
2005-04-07 2005-07-02 Minors 86 0 Right Shoulder Recovery From Surgery Labrum and Loose Bodies 2004-07-03
2004-07-03 2004-09-13 Minors 72 0 Right Shoulder Surgery Labrum and Loose Bodies 2004-07-03
2003-07-25 2003-07-25 Minors 0 0 Ankle Surgery -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2012 LAN $495,000
2011 LAN $426,000
2010 SLN $402,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
3 yrPrevious$1,323,000
3 yrTotal$1,323,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 108 dScott Boras1 year/$0.495M (2012)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.495M (2012). Re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/12. Sent outright to Triple-A by LA Dodgers 10/11/12 (refused assignment 10/13/12).
  • 1 year/$0.426M (2011). Signed by LA Dodgers 3/11.
  • 1 year/$0.402M (2010). Re-signed by St. Louis 3/4/10. Acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from St. Louis 11/30/10.
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009). Re-signed by St. Louis 1/30/09. Award bonus: $10,000 for Rookie of the Year.
  • 1 year (2008). Re-signed by St. Louis 3/4/08.
  • 1 year (2007). Contract purchased by St. Louis 11/06. Re-signed by St. Louis 2/07.
  • Drafted by St. Louis 2001 (28-854) (Belleview CC, Wash.) (draft-and-follow). $1.475M signing bonus.

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The BP Wayback Machine: Hatching CardinalsBryan Smith2013-08-23
Collateral Damage: NL West Year-End Injury SummaryStephani Bee2012-11-01
Collateral Damage: NL West Year-End Injury SummaryCorey Dawkins2012-11-01
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: The Hate List, Part IJay Jaffe2012-04-13
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: Clearing the AirCorey Dawkins2012-03-28
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: Clearing the AirStephani Bee2012-03-28
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: The Latest Offseason Surgery UpdatesCorey Dawkins2012-01-16
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: The Latest Offseason Surgery UpdatesBen Lindbergh2012-01-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis Blog: Gordon Arrives, Kouzmanoff DepartsR.J. Anderson2011-06-06
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit List: NL: The Valdez Non-DisasterJay Jaffe2011-05-31
Collateral Damage: Not As Seen on TVMarc Normandin2011-05-16
Collateral Damage: Not As Seen on TVCorey Dawkins2011-05-16
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: Stemming the TideMarc Normandin2011-05-13
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: Stemming the TideCorey Dawkins2011-05-13
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: Value Picks in the BullpenMike Petriello2011-05-12
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: Value Picks in the BullpenMike Petriello2011-05-05
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: Scoresheet Supplemental Draft TipsRob McQuown2011-04-15
Team Injury Projection: Los Angeles DodgersMarc Normandin2011-04-01
Team Injury Projection: Los Angeles DodgersCorey Dawkins2011-04-01
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: Donnie ManagerJohn Perrotto2011-03-21
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Nick Johnson, Chad Durbin, and DregsChristina Kahrl2011-03-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Weekly Roundup, January 28-February 3Christina Kahrl2011-02-04
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL West RoundupChristina Kahrl2010-12-30
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Perspective: Short Shrift?Christina Kahrl2010-12-01
Transaction Analysis: NL Central Roster MovesChristina Kahrl2010-11-30
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: A Small Part Of Tenth InningWill Carroll2010-09-27
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Perspective: Race to the Top Marc Normandin2010-09-09
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Deadline Day Outcomes in the NLChristina Kahrl2010-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Deadline Day Outcomes in the NLKevin Goldstein2010-08-01
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: Weekly Planner #18Craig Brown2010-07-30
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: Weekly Planner #16Craig Brown2010-07-16
This article requires BP Premium accessMid-season Prescriptions: NL CentralMarc Normandin2010-07-15
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Shuffling SeniorsChristina Kahrl2010-07-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Blast, or Blasted?Christina Kahrl2010-06-28
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: Friday UpdateJohn Perrotto2010-06-25
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Central PreoccupationsChristina Kahrl2010-06-10
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Seeing RedJay Jaffe2010-06-02
BP Unfiltered: UPDATED NL Projected Opening Day RostersJohn Perrotto2010-04-01
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Cardinals Top 11 ProspectsKevin Goldstein2010-02-24
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This article requires BP Premium accessPlayoff Prospectus: Dodgers versus Cardinals LDSJay Jaffe2009-10-07
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This article requires BP Premium accessPlayoff Prospectus: Post-Season PensChristina Kahrl2009-10-05
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Assorted Senior CircuitryChristina Kahrl2009-08-14
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Senior ShufflingChristina Kahrl2009-07-27
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: The Weekend ShuffleChristina Kahrl2009-07-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL Central RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-06-18
This article requires BP Premium accessWait 'Til Next Year: Hatching CardinalsBryan Smith2007-12-18
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Two Steps Back, National LeagueKevin Goldstein2007-09-12
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: First Week RoundupWill Carroll2007-04-09
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: St. Louis Cardinals Top Ten ProspectsKevin Goldstein2006-12-21
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: November 17-21Christina Kahrl2006-11-22
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Great Leap Forward, NLKevin Goldstein2006-09-08
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Division Roundup, NL Central, 5/31/06Kevin Goldstein2006-05-31
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Focus: Building a Fantasy Farm SystemJeff Erickson2006-02-24
Prospectus Notebook: Padres, CardinalsBaseball Prospectus2005-10-14
This article requires BP Premium accessTeam Health Reports: St. Louis CardinalsWill Carroll2005-02-24
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Holding the Right CardsJoe Sheehan2004-07-08
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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Blake Hawksworth threw 2,873 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2009 and 2011, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training. In 2011, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (96mph), also mixing in a Change (87mph), Curve (81mph) and Sinker (96mph).