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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
3 348 .218 .277 .331 .223 -0.8
Birth Date8-2-1984
Height5' 11"
Weight205 lbs
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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
2010 MIN 25 2 7 7 1 2 0 0 1 5 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .286 .286 .714 .309 0.4 -0.0 0.0
2011 MIN 26 96 317 287 31 64 12 0 7 97 24 79 3 1 2 30 3 2 .223 .289 .338 .228 -3.6 -1.5 -0.5
2012 MIN 27 4 11 10 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 4 0 1 0 2 1 0 .200 .182 .200 .225 -0.3 0.1 -0.0
2012 OAK 27 4 13 13 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 .077 .077 .077 .052 -2.4 -0.3 -0.3
Career1063483173269120810524923223343.218.277.331.223-5.8-1.6-0.8

Advanced

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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
2004 ELZ Rk 44 159 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .336 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 BLT A 72 325 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .304 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 FTM A+ 23 92 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .239 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 FTM A+ 95 368 .239 .256 .324 .381 .253 .282 99 -7.1 9.1 0.8 8.0 0.5 5.2 1.3 5.2 1.3
2007 NBR AA 92 362 .278 .267 .339 .408 .262 .329 108 7 10.6 -1.9 2.7 -0.5 17.0 2.0 17.2 2.0
2008 NBR AA 70 319 .315 .259 .334 .390 .255 .376 105 19.4 9.4 0 -6.3 -0.9 28.0 2.2 28.0 2.2
2008 ROC AAA 29 117 .279 .262 .324 .404 .262 .370 93 2.5 3.6 0.3 -2.9 0.0 6.7 0.4 6.7 0.4
2009 NBR AA 56 229 .288 .269 .339 .404 .272 .280 93 6.7 6.4 0.5 -2.5 -1.3 14.0 1.2 14.0 1.2
2009 ROC AAA 37 157 .278 .251 .317 .383 .242 .319 111 3.1 4.6 0.1 0.2 -1.8 6.4 0.6 6.4 0.6
2009 TWI Rk 4 15 .303 .236 .296 .321 .243 .300 87 0.7 0.5 -0.1 -0.3 -0.1 1.0 0.1 1.0 0.1
2010 MIN MLB 2 7 .309 .266 .350 .380 .257 .333 115 0.3 0.2 0 -0.0 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.4 0.0
2010 ROC AAA 22 81 .242 .258 .334 .399 .256 .321 96 -1.6 2.5 -0.2 -0.1 0.8 1.7 0.2 1.7 0.2
2011 MIN MLB 96 317 .228 .254 .317 .400 .257 .282 103 -9.9 8.5 -2.2 -1.5 2.3 -3.6 -0.5 -3.6 -0.5
2011 ROC AAA 30 129 .237 .268 .325 .408 .253 .237 97 -3.5 4.0 0 -0.6 -1.0 0.2 -0.0 0.2 -0.0
2011 PRT Wnt 19 86 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .353 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 MIN MLB 4 11 .225 .259 .311 .403 .252 .286 107 -0.4 0.3 -0.1 0.1 0.0 -0.3 -0.0 -0.3 -0.0
2012 OAK MLB 4 13 .052 .262 .314 .437 .263 .143 100 -2.7 0.4 0 -0.3 -0.1 -2.4 -0.3 -2.4 -0.3
2012 MID AA 7 31 .201 .256 .323 .399 .266 .222 101 -1.9 0.9 -0.1 -0.4 0.1 -1.0 -0.1 -1.0 -0.1
2012 LVG AAA 28 121 .300 .266 .335 .404 .263 .423 104 5.4 3.6 -0.2 -0.7 -1.6 6.5 0.6 6.5 0.6
2012 SAC AAA 35 121 .274 .284 .353 .444 .274 .293 99 1.9 3.6 -0.2 1.4 -2.0 2.7 0.4 2.8 0.4
2012 PRT Wnt 21 90 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .264 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 AUS int 3 11 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .143 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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
2004 ELZ Rk 159 20 40 8 1 3 19 9 30 1 3 .284 .340 .418 .135 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 FTM A+ 92 9 17 3 1 0 7 2 15 0 0 .202 .225 .262 .060 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 BLT A 325 42 75 14 2 7 42 21 63 4 2 .257 .320 .390 .134 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 FTM A+ 368 31 77 15 0 4 37 23 72 6 2 .231 .289 .312 .081 .239 5.2 8.0 1.3
2007 NBR AA 362 56 89 18 2 9 43 34 68 4 1 .283 .355 .438 .156 .278 17.2 2.7 2.0
2008 NBR AA 319 53 91 15 3 15 40 28 70 4 1 .319 .384 .551 .232 .315 28.0 -6.3 2.2
2008 ROC AAA 117 17 30 7 1 3 21 7 30 2 0 .283 .333 .453 .170 .279 6.7 -2.9 0.4
2009 ROC AAA 157 19 35 8 2 6 28 18 38 2 0 .259 .351 .481 .222 .278 6.4 0.2 0.6
2009 NBR AA 229 22 50 15 3 6 36 19 38 1 1 .250 .326 .445 .195 .288 14.0 -2.5 1.2
2009 TWI Rk 15 0 3 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 0 .273 .467 .273 .000 .303 1.0 -0.3 0.1
2010 ROC AAA 81 12 19 8 0 1 7 5 18 2 0 .257 .309 .405 .149 .242 1.7 -0.1 0.2
2010 MIN MLB 7 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 3 0 1 .286 .286 .714 .429 .309 0.4 -0.0 0.0
2011 PRT Wnt 86 15 22 8 0 4 13 17 10 4 1 .344 .500 .656 .312 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 MIN MLB 317 31 64 12 0 7 30 24 79 3 2 .223 .289 .338 .115 .228 -3.6 -1.5 -0.5
2011 ROC AAA 129 16 27 6 1 4 11 10 18 2 0 .231 .287 .402 .171 .237 0.2 -0.6 -0.0
2012 PRT Wnt 90 17 18 3 1 4 22 12 19 1 1 .247 .356 .479 .233 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 MIN MLB 11 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 4 1 0 .200 .182 .200 .000 .225 -0.3 0.1 -0.0
2012 OAK MLB 13 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 .077 .077 .077 .000 .052 -2.4 -0.3 -0.3
2012 SAC AAA 121 16 24 6 0 2 13 14 28 1 2 .235 .331 .353 .118 .274 2.8 1.4 0.4
2012 LVG AAA 121 20 33 9 3 3 13 13 32 1 0 .314 .392 .543 .229 .300 6.5 -0.7 0.6
2012 MID AA 31 1 5 0 0 1 2 3 9 1 0 .179 .258 .286 .107 .201 -1.0 -0.4 -0.1
2013 AUS int 11 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .091 .091 .091 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0

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
2010 30 0.5000 0.5333 0.6875 0.7333 0.3333 0.6364 0.8000 0.3125
2011 1298 0.5185 0.4707 0.7758 0.6315 0.2976 0.8541 0.5968 0.2242
2012 91 0.5934 0.4945 0.6889 0.6296 0.2973 0.7941 0.3636 0.3111
Career14190.52290.47350.76840.63350.29830.84560.58610.2316

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2012-04-25 2012-04-28 DTD 3 2 - General Medical Illness - -
2012-02-21 2012-03-04 Camp 12 0 Right Shoulder Inflammation Cortisone Injection - -
2010-06-06 2010-09-07 Minors 93 0 Left Hip Strain Hip Flexor -
2010-05-12 2010-06-04 Minors 23 0 Left Hip Strain Hip Flexor -
2009-06-07 2009-07-03 Minors 26 0 Left Abdomen Strain Oblique -
2008-06-09 2008-06-27 Minors 18 0 Left Groin Strain - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2012 OAK $485,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$485,000
1 yrTotal$485,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 147 d1 year/$0.485M (2012)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.485M (2012). Re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/12. Claimed by Oakland off waivers 4/22/12 after being DFA by Minnesota 4/18/12. DFA by Oakland 4/30/12. Sent outright to Triple-A 5/2/12. Released by Oakland 7/17/12. Signed by Toronto as a free agent 7/31/12 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2011). Re-signed by Minnesota 3/11.
  • 1 year (2010). Re-signed 3/7/10. Recalled 4/23/10. Optioned to Triple-A 5/1/10.
  • 1 year (2009). Contract purchased 11/19/08. Re-signed 3/8/09. Optioned to Triple-A 3/23/09.
  • Drafted 2002 as an amateur free agent from Australia.

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BP Articles

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessSkewed Left: Where Are All the Australian Position Players?Zachary Levine2014-03-20
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: The Helpless Hitter Who Finally Put His Foot DownR.J. Anderson2013-05-13
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Platoon Advantage: Seeking the Secrets of SequenceJason Wojciechowski2012-05-09
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: Sizing up the DiSar CandidatesSam Miller2012-05-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Rhymes With LongoriaR.J. Anderson2012-05-02
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Theo Flips Boston The ByrdR.J. Anderson2012-04-23
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Notable NRI: AL CentralR.J. Anderson2012-03-15
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: The Vortices of Suck, Part IJay Jaffe2012-02-10
Tater Trot Tracker: Trot Times for August 31Larry Granillo2011-09-01
Tater Trot Tracker: Trot Times for August 28Larry Granillo2011-08-29
Tater Trot Tracker: Trot Times for August 27Larry Granillo2011-08-28
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Requiem for a RaceJay Jaffe2011-08-26
Tater Trot Tracker: Trot Times for June 28Larry Granillo2011-06-30
Prospectus Hit and Run: Anatomy of a CollapseJay Jaffe2011-06-08
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Return of the Prodigal SluggersBen Lindbergh2011-05-26
Transaction Analysis Blog: The Twins Disabled List Continues to GrowR.J. Anderson2011-05-04
Tater Trot Tracker: Trot Times for April 29Larry Granillo2011-04-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Never Enough PitchingBen Lindbergh2011-04-12
Fantasy Beat: Tout Wars FAAB UpdateJason Collette2011-04-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL MovesChristina Kahrl2011-03-23
This article requires BP Premium accessOverthinking It: Small Samplings of Spring, AL EditionBen Lindbergh2011-03-15
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Central PreoccupationsChristina Kahrl2010-05-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Rounding Out the ALChristina Kahrl2010-04-26
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Weekend Mayhem EditionChristina Kahrl2010-03-22


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