Biographical

Portrait of Alex Hinshaw

Alex Hinshaw P

Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA
0 0 0.00
Birth Date10-31-1982
Height6' 2"
Weight175 lbs
BatsL
ThrowsL
WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2008 SFN MLB 48 0 39.7 31 29 47 5 .266 96 7.0 6.6 1.1 10.7 27% .274 .279 1.51 4.79 3.40 101 3.79 0.7
2009 SFN MLB 9 0 6.0 10 7 2 2 .263 83 15.0 10.5 3.0 3.0 33% .364 .420 2.83 10.22 12.00 124 7.53 -0.2
2012 CHN 0 2 0 0.3 4 1 0 3 .288 100 108.0 27.0 81.0 0.0 40% .500 1.045 15.00 129.15 135.00 0 0.00 0.0
2012 SDN 0 31 0 28.0 23 20 36 5 .259 96 7.4 6.4 1.6 11.6 42% .273 .274 1.54 5.24 4.50 0 0.00 0.0
2012 TOT MLB 33 0 28.3 27 21 36 8 .260 96 8.6 6.7 2.5 11.4 42% .279 .308 1.69 6.70 6.04 113 5.29 -0.2
CareerMLB90074.068578515.263958.36.91.810.334%.286.3041.695.965.111084.670.4

Statistics for All Levels

'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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2005 SLO A- 25 0 22.0 17 18 33 1 .266 65 7.0 7.4 0.4 13.5 44% .340 .253 1.59 3.94 3.68
2006 SJO A+ 30 10 69.0 58 60 78 6 .000 7.6 7.8 0.8 10.2 0% .295 .000 1.71 5.67 4.30
2007 NRW AA 17 5 41.3 22 19 50 2 .255 83 4.8 4.1 0.4 10.9 46% .217 .207 0.99 3.00 1.96
2008 SFN MLB 48 0 39.7 31 29 47 5 .266 96 7.0 6.6 1.1 10.7 27% .274 .279 1.51 4.79 3.40
2008 FRE AAA 13 0 15.7 5 4 21 0 .267 109 2.9 2.3 0.0 12.0 43% .167 .117 0.57 1.58 0.57
2008 SUR Wnt 14 1 17.3 22 8 33 3 .000 11.4 4.2 1.6 17.2 0% .500 .000 1.73 4.34 6.24
2009 SFN MLB 9 0 6.0 10 7 2 2 .263 83 15.0 10.5 3.0 3.0 33% .364 .420 2.83 10.22 12.00
2009 FRE AAA 46 0 52.3 42 32 72 3 .275 98 7.2 5.5 0.5 12.4 41% .307 .251 1.41 3.45 3.96
2010 FRE AAA 50 0 56.0 47 40 65 3 .271 97 7.6 6.4 0.5 10.4 43% .299 .255 1.55 4.48 4.82
2010 MXC Wnt 17 0 21.7 15 15 29 2 .000 6.2 6.2 0.8 12.0 0% .283 .000 1.38 3.70 3.32
2011 RIC AA 32 0 35.0 24 28 47 1 .277 84 6.2 7.2 0.3 12.1 49% .284 .272 1.49 3.92 3.60
2011 FRE AAA 13 0 10.0 15 11 11 0 .266 115 13.5 9.9 0.0 9.9 52% .484 .319 2.60 4.88 9.00
2012 CHN MLB 2 0 0.3 4 1 0 3 .288 100 108.0 27.0 81.0 0.0 40% .500 1.045 15.00 129.15 135.00
2012 SDN MLB 31 0 28.0 23 20 36 5 .259 96 7.4 6.4 1.6 11.6 42% .273 .274 1.54 5.24 4.50
2012 TUC AAA 14 0 19.3 14 10 18 0 .270 106 6.5 4.7 0.0 8.4 42% .269 .226 1.24 3.67 3.72
2013 BUF AAA 12 0 11.0 9 17 16 0 .253 105 7.4 13.9 0.0 13.1 48% .333 .293 2.36 5.20 3.27

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 692 0.5116 0.3960 0.7664 0.5876 0.1953 0.8077 0.6364 0.2336
2009 137 0.4818 0.3577 0.9388 0.5758 0.1549 0.9474 0.9091 0.0612
2012 540 0.4352 0.4185 0.6991 0.5702 0.3016 0.7836 0.5761 0.3009
Career13690.47850.4010.75710.57960.23320.81220.63990.2429

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
2007-06-07 2007-07-02 Minors 25 0 - Not Disclosed - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2009 SFN $401,750
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$401,750
1 yrTotal$401,750

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 166 d1 year (2012)

Details
  • 1 year (2012). Signed by San Diego as a free agent 11/23/11 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by San Diego 5/8/12. Claimed by Chicago Cubs off waivers 8/19/12 after being DFA by San Diego 8/14/12. DFA by Oakland 8/28/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Re-signed by San Francisco 2/11. DFA by San Francisco 8/4/11, sent outright to Triple-A 8/9/11.
  • 1 year (2010). Re-signed 3/10.
  • 1 year/$0.40175M (2009). Re-signed 3/9/09.
  • 1 year (2008). Contract purchased 5/15/08.
  • Drafted 2005 (15-462) (San Diego State).

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BP Articles

Alex Hinshaw is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Does the Wolf Solve Problems?R.J. Anderson2012-08-30
This article requires BP Premium accessWestern Front: La Casa SuciaGeoff Young2012-05-15
Transaction Analysis: Weighing the OptionsBen Lindbergh2011-11-02
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Senior Circuit ShufflingChristina Kahrl2011-03-17
BP Podcast: Episode 33: I Like The UnicornsKevin Goldstein2011-01-13
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Shuffling SeniorsChristina Kahrl2010-07-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Turn of the Screw, NLChristina Kahrl2010-04-04
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: The 10,000 Arms of Dr. T.Christina Kahrl2010-02-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: NL RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-09-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Final AnswersChristina Kahrl2009-09-01
Transaction Analysis: The Mess in the WestChristina Kahrl2009-04-30
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: To the Warning TrackMarc Normandin2009-03-30


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2016, Alex Hinshaw threw 1,520 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2008 and 2012, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2012, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (93mph) and Slider (85mph), also mixing in a Curve (77mph). He also rarely threw a Change (87mph).