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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 29)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date5-13-1985
Height6' 3"
Weight230 lbs
Age29 years, 6 months, 10 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
0.52010
0.82011
1.72012
0.32013
0.02014
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 BAL 24 20 19 101.3 98.7 2.7 4 10 0 0 8 0 462 118 62 61 27 227 46 46 1 68 5.42 6.66 6.90 -3.8 -0.4
2010 BAL 25 41 8 79.3 42.3 37.0 8 8 2 4 2 0 348 72 40 38 9 117 42 38 4 72 4.31 4.45 4.84 5.9 0.5
2011 ARI 26 74 0 69.3 0.0 69.3 5 3 11 4 0 0 291 49 27 26 4 71 30 29 2 77 3.38 2.91 3.73 7.7 0.8
2012 ARI 27 72 0 68.3 0.0 68.3 2 3 4 6 0 0 278 48 21 19 4 71 22 21 3 98 2.50 2.13 2.70 16.5 1.7
2013 ARI 28 62 0 62.3 0.0 62.3 5 6 2 6 0 0 263 50 33 31 10 94 24 20 4 66 4.48 4.34 4.39 2.7 0.3
Career26927380.7141.0239.724301920100164233718317554580164154143814.144.324.7029.12.9

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 BAL MLB 20 19 101.3 6.90 66 .299 .271 .342 .437 .266 .284 107 -3.8 -0.4 -3.8 -0.4
2010 BAL MLB 41 8 79.3 4.84 101 .257 .257 .326 .411 .259 .285 110 6.2 0.7 5.9 0.5
2011 ARI MLB 74 0 69.3 3.73 111 .218 .266 .327 .410 .267 .253 100 7.7 0.8 7.7 0.8
2012 ARI MLB 72 0 68.3 2.70 138 .206 .259 .324 .413 .266 .291 102 16.5 1.7 16.5 1.7
2013 ARI MLB 62 0 62.3 4.39 94 .256 .258 .319 .399 .260 .252 103 2.7 0.3 2.7 0.3
2013 RNO AAA 9 0 9.7 3.39 139 .217 .285 .346 .434 .269 .250 113 2.7 0.3 3.0 0.3
2013 USA int 2 0 1.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .571 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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 BAL MLB 4 10 0 20 19 101.3 118 46 68 27 31% .284 10.5 4.1 2.4 6.0 1.62 5.42 -3.8 -0.4
2010 BAL MLB 8 8 2 41 8 79.3 72 42 72 9 29% .285 8.2 4.8 1.0 8.2 1.44 4.31 5.9 0.5
2011 ARI MLB 5 3 11 74 0 69.3 49 30 77 4 34% .253 6.4 3.9 0.5 10.0 1.14 3.38 7.7 0.8
2012 ARI MLB 2 3 4 72 0 68.3 48 22 98 4 30% .291 6.3 2.9 0.5 12.9 1.02 2.50 16.5 1.7
2013 USA int 0 0 0 2 0 1.7 4 0 2 0 0% .571 21.6 0.0 0.0 10.8 2.40 5.40 0.0 0.0
2013 RNO AAA 0 0 2 9 0 9.7 6 5 12 0 38% .250 5.6 4.7 0.0 11.2 1.14 0.93 3.0 0.3
2013 ARI MLB 5 6 2 62 0 62.3 50 24 66 10 34% .252 7.2 3.5 1.4 9.5 1.19 4.48 2.7 0.3

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 1919 0.5154 0.4575 0.8349 0.6582 0.2441 0.8725 0.7269 0.1651
2010 1397 0.4968 0.4484 0.7684 0.6268 0.2717 0.8414 0.6021 0.2316
2011 1186 0.5118 0.4848 0.7718 0.6458 0.3143 0.8520 0.5989 0.2265
2012 1081 0.5338 0.4981 0.7100 0.6326 0.3433 0.8055 0.5087 0.2881
2013 1040 0.5115 0.4899 0.7289 0.6523 0.3189 0.8098 0.5556 0.2692
Career66230.51320.47220.77250.64430.29040.84150.61510.2265

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-03-27 2014-09-29 60-DL 186 160 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2014-04-01 -
2011-08-28 2011-08-30 DTD 2 2 Right Ankle Contusion Batted Ball - -
2010-08-05 2010-09-07 15-DL 33 31 Ankle Sprain -
2010-05-12 2010-05-21 DTD 9 9 Right Shoulder Soreness -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 ARI $2,125,000
2013 ARI $1,375,000
2012 ARI $499,000
2011 ARI $423,500
2010 BAL $402,500
YearsDescriptionSalary
4 yrPrevious$2,700,000
2011Current$2,125,000
5 yrPvs + Cur$4,825,000
5 yrTotal$4,825,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
4 y 95 d2 years/$3.5M (2013-14)

Details
  • 2 years/$3.5M (2013-14). Signed extension with Arizona 6/24/12. $0.25M signing bonus. 13:$1.25M, 14:$2M.
  • 1 year/$0.499M (2012). Renewed by Arizona 3/3/12.
  • 1 year/$0.4235M (2011). Re-signed 3/11.
  • 1 year/$0.4025M (2010). Re-signed 3/9/10.
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009). Contract purchased 11/18/08. Re-signed 2/26/09. $32,500 in minors.
  • Drafted 2005 (16-483) (Cosumnes River JC). $0.15M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .228 .316 .435 .274
11 vs R (Multi) .197 .274 .299 .213
18 Split (Multi) .030 .042 .136 .061
19 LgAvg (Multi) .010 .024 .026 .019
30 vs L (2013) .234 .333 .514 .305
31 vs R (2013) .198 .268 .310 .209
38 Split (2013) .035 .065 .204 .096
39 LgAvg (2013) .010 .022 .028 .019

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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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David Hernandez has thrown 6,640 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2009 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason, The World Baseball Classic and Spring Training. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (95mph) and Slider (82mph).