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Brad Hennessey PGiants

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
5 360.7 17 23 20 192 4.69 -0.8
Birth Date2-7-1980
Height6' 2"
Weight195 lbs
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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
2004 SFN 24 7 7 34.3 34.3 0.0 2 2 0 0 2 0 163 42 24 19 2 63 15 14 0 25 4.98 3.57 4.56 3.9 0.4
2005 SFN 25 21 21 118.3 118.3 0.0 5 8 0 0 13 0 521 127 63 61 15 205 52 49 4 64 4.64 4.98 5.67 1.0 -0.0
2006 SFN 26 34 12 99.3 58.7 40.7 5 6 1 1 3 0 428 92 53 47 12 153 42 41 10 42 4.26 5.40 6.39 -5.5 -0.7
2007 SFN 27 69 0 68.3 0.0 68.3 4 5 19 8 0 0 287 66 26 26 7 105 23 22 3 40 3.42 4.48 5.51 -1.8 -0.1
2008 SFN 28 17 4 40.3 23.0 17.3 1 2 0 1 3 0 196 63 35 35 8 106 15 14 1 21 7.81 5.83 6.54 -3.7 -0.4
Career14844360.7234.3126.317232010210159539020118844632147140181924.694.965.82-6.0-0.8

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2004 SFN MLB 7 7 34.3 4.56 99 .289 .254 .317 .415 .255 .331 97 3.7 0.4 3.9 0.4
2005 SFN MLB 21 21 118.3 5.67 71 .275 .260 .325 .405 .256 .290 96 -4.5 -0.5 1.0 -0.0
2006 SFN MLB 34 12 99.3 6.39 56 .271 .260 .328 .421 .261 .249 91 -7.6 -0.7 -5.5 -0.7
2007 SFN MLB 69 0 68.3 5.51 80 .249 .269 .336 .425 .262 .276 96 -1.1 -0.1 -1.8 -0.1
2008 SFN MLB 17 4 40.3 6.54 55 .351 .257 .332 .422 .265 .364 97 -4.5 -0.5 -3.7 -0.4
2011 CCH AA 4 0 5.0 4.21 119 .191 .265 .332 .422 .259 .214 104 0.8 0.1 0.8 0.1
2011 OKL AAA 7 6 22.0 8.48 39 .364 .289 .353 .456 .272 .411 99 -3.0 -0.3 -3.2 -0.3

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
2004 SFN MLB 2 2 0 7 7 34.3 42 15 25 2 51% .331 11.0 3.9 0.5 6.6 1.66 4.98 3.9 0.4
2005 SFN MLB 5 8 0 21 21 118.3 127 52 64 15 49% .290 9.7 4.0 1.1 4.9 1.51 4.64 1.0 -0.0
2006 SFN MLB 5 6 1 34 12 99.3 92 42 42 12 45% .249 8.3 3.8 1.1 3.8 1.35 4.26 -5.5 -0.7
2007 SFN MLB 4 5 19 69 0 68.3 66 23 40 7 47% .276 8.7 3.0 0.9 5.3 1.30 3.42 -1.8 -0.1
2008 SFN MLB 1 2 0 17 4 40.3 63 15 21 8 36% .364 14.1 3.3 1.8 4.7 1.93 7.81 -3.7 -0.4
2011 OKL AAA 0 3 0 7 6 22.0 43 5 10 6 36% .411 17.6 2.0 2.5 4.1 2.18 11.45 -3.2 -0.3
2011 CCH AA 0 1 0 4 0 5.0 4 0 3 1 60% .214 7.2 0.0 1.8 5.4 0.80 1.80 0.8 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
2008 715 0.5385 0.4531 0.8611 0.6442 0.2303 0.9113 0.6974 0.1389
Career7150.53850.45310.86110.64420.23030.91130.69740.1389

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2010-09-01 2010-09-01 Minors 0 0 Hip Soreness Bothered All Year Between Outings -
2010-02-15 2010-02-15 Camp 0 0 Groin Strain -
2009-04-09 2009-06-03 Minors 55 0 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery -
2009-02-25 2009-03-25 Camp 28 0 Right Elbow Soreness -
2002-08-28 2002-08-28 On-Alr 0 0 - Upper Arm Surgery Benign Tumor Biopsy 2002-08-28 -
2002-02-26 2002-09-08 Minors 194 0 - Upper Back Surgery Benign Tumor 2002-02-26 -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2008 SFN $1,600,000
2007 SFN $400,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$2,000,000
2 yrTotal$2,000,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
3 y 63 d

Details
  • signed as a free agent from BAL 2/10 (minor-league contract)
  • signed as a free agent from SF 11/17/08 (minor-league contract, $1.6M major league)
  • sent outright to Triple-A 10/8/08 recalled 9/1/08 optioned to Triple-A 5/7/08 avoided arbitration 1/18/08, 1 year/$1.6M (08)
  • re-signed 3/07, 1 year/$0.4M (07)
  • recalled 4/06 optioned to Triple-A 3/06 re-signed 3/06, 1 year/$M (06)
  • recalled 7/05 optioned to Triple-A 6/05 recalled 5/05 optioned to Triple-A 5/05 recalled 4/05 re-signed 3/05, 1 year/$M (05) recalled 8/04 contract purchased 8/04

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BP Articles

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: The Three We MissedSam Miller2012-01-03
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Outside Help, AL EastJay Jaffe2009-03-29
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Outside Help, NL WestJay Jaffe2009-02-18
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL RoundupChristina Kahrl2008-11-10
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Preview: Saturday's Games to WatchMarc Normandin2008-09-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL RoundupChristina Kahrl2008-09-06
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Focus: Closer AttritionJeff Erickson2008-07-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Dodging the ArbitratorChristina Kahrl2008-01-21
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: DebutJay Jaffe2007-07-24
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: National League MovesChristina Kahrl2007-06-12
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit List: Padres Riding HighJay Jaffe2007-06-08
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction of the Day: Roster Reviews of the WestsChristina Kahrl2007-04-03
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: PECOTA's RookiesJim Baker2007-01-19
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: San Francisco Giants Top Ten ProspectsKevin Goldstein2006-12-29
Prospectus Hit List: Week of September 19thJay Jaffe2006-09-19
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Focus: RotoWire Barometer, 8/16/06Gus Papadopoulos2006-08-16
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Focus: RotoWire Barometer, 7/12/06Gus Papadopoulos2006-07-12
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Focus: The BarometerPeter Schoenke2006-05-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: April 14-17Christina Kahrl2006-04-18
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 27-28Christina Kahrl2006-03-29
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Focus: NL Spring Job BattlesPeter Schoenke2006-03-27
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTeam Health Reports: San Francisco GiantsThomas Gorman2006-03-25
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTeam Health Reports: San Francisco GiantsWill Carroll2006-03-25
Prospectus Notebook: Braves, Phillies, GiantsBaseball Prospectus2005-09-22
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: July 8-14Christina Kahrl2005-07-15
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: May 24-June 12, 2005Christina Kahrl2005-06-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: May 10-24, 2005Christina Kahrl2005-05-26
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Focus: FAAB FactorJeff Erickson2005-05-16
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Focus: FAAB FactorJan Levine2005-05-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: April 26- May 4, 2005Christina Kahrl2005-05-09
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Feature: Draft 2001: The First RoundJoe Sheehan2002-06-05


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Brad Hennessey threw 1,123 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2008, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2008, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (89mph), Slider (84mph) and Sinker (89mph), also mixing in a Change (83mph). He also rarely threw a Curve (77mph).