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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 31)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
250 .230 5 22 24 1 .220 0.1
Birth Date4-1-1983
Height5' 11"
Weight200 lbs
Age31 years, 6 months, 21 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
2011
2012
2013
0.12014
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WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP

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 PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2005 IDA Rk 39 167 .321 .274 .364 .413 .268 .465 110 10.9 4.9 2.3 -1.4 -0.8 20.3 1.8 20.3 1.8
2006 BUR A 109 430 .256 .251 .325 .366 .255 .302 90 -1.2 7.7 1.4 0.8 2.5 11.0 1.2 11.0 1.2
2007 BUR A 60 226 .227 .255 .326 .366 .260 .260 94 -8.1 6.8 2.8 0.3 0.8 3.8 0.4 3.8 0.4
2007 WIC AA 2 5 .498 .310 .402 .454 .308 .750 90 1.3 0.1 0.1 -0.0 0.0 1.4 0.1 1.4 0.1
2008 WIL A+ 85 316 .255 .254 .329 .389 .258 .301 91 -1.6 9.6 5.9 -0.6 -2.4 13.5 1.3 13.5 1.3
2009 NWA AA 62 216 .246 .265 .346 .389 .253 .301 116 -3.2 6.1 2.2 -0.1 -0.9 2.1 0.2 2.1 0.2
2009 ROY Rk 4 19 .247 .272 .329 .374 .262 .385 99 -0.1 0.3 0.2 -0.0 -0.1 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0
2010 NBR AA 25 96 .215 .266 .334 .407 .261 .262 105 -4.6 2.8 1.6 -0.2 0.1 1.0 0.1 1.0 0.1
2010 NWA AA 46 175 .232 .265 .347 .401 .271 .293 108 -5.2 5.0 3 -0.5 0.7 2.9 0.3 2.9 0.3
2010 OMA AAA 4 17 .112 .287 .338 .447 .262 .308 98 -2.2 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.0 -1.9 -0.2 -1.9 -0.2
2011 PME AA 10 39 .323 .247 .304 .380 .253 .435 97 2.7 1.1 0.7 -0.2 0.7 5.3 0.5 5.3 0.5
2012 POT A+ 20 76 .200 .267 .329 .397 .265 .273 97 -5.1 2.3 1.4 0.4 -0.6 -1.4 -0.1 -1.4 -0.1
2012 HAR AA 3 13 .376 .239 .289 .364 .239 .500 103 1.6 0.4 0.2 -0.0 0.3 1.7 0.2 1.7 0.2
2012 SYR AAA 30 95 .173 .253 .320 .387 .248 .250 103 -9.3 2.8 1.7 -0.1 -0.9 -5.9 -0.6 -5.9 -0.6
2013 HAR AA 30 100 .320 .265 .335 .404 .275 .300 98 6.1 2.7 1.6 -0.1 0.8 9.8 1.0 9.8 1.0
2013 SYR AAA 13 47 .201 .261 .321 .385 .253 .300 98 -3 1.3 0.8 -0.0 -0.3 -1.7 -0.2 -1.7 -0.2
2014 SYR AAA 24 87 .195 .260 .330 .390 .256 .281 98 -6.4 2.6 1.2 0.3 1.1 -1.9 -0.2 -1.9 -0.2

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2005 IDA Rk 167 29 47 9 1 1 17 29 36 1 2 .346 .461 .449 .103 .321 20.3 -1.4 1.8
2006 BUR A 430 40 93 17 2 5 35 44 82 2 3 .249 .329 .345 .096 .256 11.0 0.8 1.2
2007 BUR A 226 18 49 14 0 3 22 10 33 1 2 .232 .268 .341 .109 .227 3.8 0.3 0.4
2007 WIC AA 5 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .600 .600 .800 .200 .498 1.4 -0.0 0.1
2008 WIL A+ 316 30 74 18 0 6 44 24 54 1 3 .259 .325 .385 .126 .255 13.5 -0.6 1.3
2009 NWA AA 216 22 51 10 1 4 24 16 36 0 2 .262 .319 .385 .123 .246 2.1 -0.1 0.2
2009 ROY Rk 19 3 5 1 0 0 3 1 5 0 0 .278 .316 .333 .056 .247 0.3 -0.0 0.0
2010 NWA AA 175 20 38 12 0 4 25 13 38 0 2 .242 .306 .395 .153 .232 2.9 -0.5 0.3
2010 NBR AA 96 9 19 8 0 2 12 3 24 0 0 .209 .234 .363 .154 .215 1.0 -0.2 0.1
2010 OMA AAA 17 1 4 1 0 0 2 0 4 0 0 .235 .235 .294 .059 .112 -1.9 0.1 -0.2
2011 PME AA 39 6 12 2 1 2 4 1 13 0 0 .316 .333 .579 .263 .323 5.3 -0.2 0.5
2012 SYR AAA 95 6 19 2 0 0 11 3 16 0 1 .211 .232 .233 .022 .173 -5.9 -0.1 -0.6
2012 HAR AA 13 2 4 1 0 0 2 2 3 0 0 .364 .462 .455 .091 .376 1.7 -0.0 0.2
2012 POT A+ 76 5 16 1 0 1 4 2 15 1 1 .225 .276 .282 .056 .200 -1.4 0.4 -0.1
2013 HAR AA 100 11 26 4 1 5 11 4 19 0 1 .280 .306 .505 .226 .320 9.8 -0.1 1.0
2013 SYR AAA 47 6 10 3 0 1 3 1 15 0 0 .217 .234 .348 .130 .201 -1.7 -0.0 -0.2
2014 SYR AAA 87 6 16 5 0 0 7 7 20 0 0 .208 .274 .273 .065 .195 -1.9 0.3 -0.2

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

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-08-18 2014-09-01 Minors 14 0 - Not Disclosed -
2014-06-27 2014-07-30 Minors 33 0 - Not Disclosed -
2010-04-07 2010-04-26 Minors 19 0 Low Back Not Disclosed -
2009-06-18 2009-07-27 Minors 39 0 Thumb Fracture -
2009-06-18 2009-07-27 Minors 39 0 Thumb Fracture -
2008-07-24 2008-08-05 Minors 12 0 Face Fracture Multiple Fractures -

Compensation

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Details

2014 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 3/11/2014 05:35 ET

PCT PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
90o 524 54 138 23 2 12 58 22 118 2 2 .281 .312 .412 .266 17.3 C 0 1.8
80o 499 49 123 20 2 11 52 19 115 2 2 .263 .292 .385 .249 8.6 C 0 0.9
70o 480 45 114 19 2 10 48 18 113 2 1 .250 .279 .366 .237 2.9 C 0 0.3
60o 465 42 105 17 2 9 45 16 111 2 1 .239 .267 .350 .227 -1.7 C 0 -0.2
50o 450 39 98 16 2 9 42 15 109 2 1 .229 .256 .335 .218 -5.7 C 0 -0.7
40o 435 36 90 15 1 8 39 14 108 1 1 .218 .245 .319 .209 -9.4 C 0 -1.1
30o 420 33 82 14 1 7 37 13 105 1 1 .208 .233 .303 .199 -13.1 C 0 -1.5
20o 401 30 74 12 1 7 33 12 103 1 1 .195 .219 .285 .187 -17.1 C 0 -1.9
10o 376 26 63 10 1 6 29 10 99 1 1 .177 .200 .259 .170 -21.9 C 0 -2.4
Weighted Mean458401021729441611021.234.262.343.223-3.5C 0-0.4

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
3% 10% 7% 16% 23%

Long-Term Forecast (Beyond the 2014 Projections)

Playing time estimates are based on performance, not Depth Charts.
Year Age PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP VORP BRR POS_ADJ REP_ADJ RAA FRAA
20153225024529152310641.221.256.325.215-1.2-11.1-0.61.314.9-26.7-0.2
20163325023498142210650.208.242.302.205-1.9-17.0-0.61.214.9-32.6-0.2
201734338316911162913870.213.245.306.206-1.8-16.7-0.81.614.9-32.4-0.3
20183528126579152410740.213.244.302.205-1.9-17.0-0.71.214.9-32.5-0.2
20193661354119191951221640.208.238.294.200-2.2-19.9-1.52.514.9-35.8-0.5
20203763355119191951241720.201.233.282.194-2.6-23.6-1.62.414.9-39.3-0.5
20213860552115181848241630.202.237.280.195-2.6-23.2-1.52.114.9-38.8-0.5
2022394854191141638181330.199.230.276.190-2.9-26.1-1.21.614.9-41.4-0.4
202340613541181811051221630.204.234.290.197-2.5-22.5-1.61.814.9-37.7-0.5

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
1.10.1out of baseballout of baseball0.1out of baseball1.2

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Rank Score Name Year TAv Trend
1 86 John Suomi 2012 .000 DNP
2 82 Gustavo Molina 2013 .000 DNP
3 82 Armando Camacaro 2010 .000 DNP
4 81 Javier Colina 2010 .000 DNP
5 80 Jason Hill 2008 .000 DNP
6 79 Steve Torrealba 2009 .000 DNP
7 79 Paul Hoover 2007 .252
8 78 Ryan Budde 2011 .000 DNP
9 78 Doug Clark 2007 .000 DNP
10 78 Dayton Buller 2012 .000 DNP
11 78 Yamid Haad 2009 .000 DNP
12 78 Mike Cervenak 2008 .133
13 77 Mark Saccomanno 2011 .000 DNP
14 77 Corey Smith 2013 .000 DNP
15 77 Guillermo Quiroz 2013 .190
16 76 Gookie Dawkins 2010 .000 DNP
17 76 J.C. Boscan 2011 .253
18 76 Juan Melo 2008 .000 DNP
19 76 Victor Mercedes 2010 .000 DNP
20 75 Ramon Nivar 2011 .000 DNP
21 75 Barry Wesson 2008 .000 DNP
22 75 Jeremy Owens 2008 .000 DNP
23 75 Cody Clark 2013 .105
24 75 Dave Matranga 2008 .000 DNP
25 75 Dane Sardinha 2010 .236
26 75 Brian Peterson 2010 .000 DNP
27 75 Derek Wathan 2008 .000 DNP
28 74 Adam Stern 2011 .000 DNP
29 74 Ed Rogers 2010 .000 DNP
30 74 Nick Gorneault 2010 .000 DNP
31 74 Max St. Pierre 2011 .000 DNP
32 74 Jason Bowers 2009 .000 DNP
33 74 Mike Rivera 2008 .269
34 74 Eli Whiteside 2011 .214
35 73 Terry Evans 2013 .000 DNP
36 73 Michel Abreu 2010 .000 DNP
37 72 Gil Velazquez 2011 .413
38 72 Ray Olmedo 2012 .202
39 72 Humberto Quintero 2011 .206
40 72 Dee Brown 2009 .000 DNP
41 71 Omir Santos 2012 .087
42 71 Bo Hart 2008 .000 DNP
43 71 Brian Esposito 2010 .014
44 71 Ricardo Nanita 2012 .000 DNP
45 71 Alex Prieto 2007 .000 DNP
46 71 Andres Torres 2009 .308
47 71 Paul Phillips 2008 .005
48 71 Ed Lucas 2013 .243
49 71 Brian Barden 2012 .000 DNP
50 70 Dusty Brown 2013 .000 DNP
51 70 Doug Deeds 2012 .000 DNP
52 70 Darnell McDonald 2010 .259
53 70 Mike Rose 2008 .000 DNP
54 70 Steve Holm 2011 .142
55 70 Trent Durrington 2007 .000 DNP
56 70 JD Closser 2011 .000 DNP
57 70 Chase Lambin 2011 .000 DNP
58 70 Todd Sears 2007 .000 DNP
59 69 Joey Hammond 2009 .000 DNP
60 69 Leslie Anderson 2013 .000 DNP
61 69 Michael Ryan 2009 .000 DNP
62 69 Kevin Howard 2012 .000 DNP
63 69 Rich Thompson 2010 .000 DNP
64 69 Koyie Hill 2010 .214
65 69 Val Majewski 2012 .000 DNP
66 69 J.J. Furmaniak 2011 .000 DNP
67 69 Jon Weber 2009 .000 DNP
68 69 Eliezer Alfonzo 2010 .188
69 69 Cody Ransom 2007 .283
70 69 John Gall 2009 .000 DNP
71 68 Greg Jacobs 2008 .000 DNP
72 68 Eric Riggs 2008 .000 DNP
73 68 Juan Sosa 2007 .000 DNP
74 68 Brooks Badeaux 2008 .000 DNP
75 68 Pete Orr 2010 .000 DNP
76 68 Jason Repko 2012 .073
77 68 Ben Davis 2008 .000 DNP
78 68 Guillermo Rodriguez 2009 .113
79 68 Brandon Harper 2007 .000 DNP
80 67 Kevin Hooper 2008 .000 DNP
81 67 J.R. House 2011 .000 DNP
82 67 Corky Miller 2007 .248
83 67 Justin Christian 2011 .268
84 67 George Lombard 2007 .000 DNP
85 67 Andrew Beattie 2009 .000 DNP
86 67 Michael Spidale 2013 .000 DNP
87 67 Kevin Barker 2007 .000 DNP
88 67 Edwin Maysonet 2013 .000 DNP
89 66 Danny Sandoval 2010 .000 DNP
90 66 Vinny Rottino 2011 .189
91 66 Earl Snyder 2007 .000 DNP
92 66 Eric Crozier 2010 .000 DNP
93 66 Robby Hammock 2008 .194
94 66 Ryan Fleming 2007 .000 DNP
95 66 Terry Tiffee 2010 .000 DNP
96 66 Wil Nieves 2009 .224
97 66 Matt Kata 2009 .143
98 66 Oscar Salazar 2009 .282
99 66 Kevin Cash 2009 .195
100 66 Ron Calloway 2008 .000 DNP

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