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Colt Hynes PBlue Jays

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 29)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
61.3 5.12 1.52 39 3 2 0 -0.3
Birth Date6-28-1985
Height5' 11"
Weight200 lbs
Age29 years, 3 months, 25 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
2010
2011
2012
-0.22013
-0.32014
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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
2013 SDN 28 22 0 17.0 0.0 17.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 84 25 17 17 3 41 9 7 1 13 9.00 5.55 5.45 -1.5 -0.2
Career22017.00.017.000000084251717341971139.005.555.45-1.5-0.2

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 GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2007 EUG A- 30 0 41.0 2.82 146 .200 .256 .346 .381 .259 .300 106 13.5 1.3 13.5 1.3
2008 FTW A 32 0 45.0 4.77 89 .295 .247 .318 .363 .258 .382 102 1.7 0.2 1.7 0.2
2009 FTW A 13 0 16.7 3.41 130 .218 .257 .335 .392 .265 .295 109 3.7 0.4 3.7 0.4
2009 LEL A+ 49 0 59.0 4.74 103 .247 .273 .344 .424 .269 .318 98 4.8 0.5 4.8 0.5
2010 LEL A+ 37 0 51.0 4.72 105 .244 .278 .340 .421 .261 .331 97 4.1 0.4 4.1 0.4
2010 SAN AA 24 0 30.3 2.80 127 .283 .257 .325 .372 .264 .317 87 6.4 0.7 6.4 0.7
2010 afw Wnt 1 0 0.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .500 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2010 PES Wnt 12 0 14.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .250 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 SAN AA 45 0 58.0 4.49 118 .244 .260 .325 .388 .245 .339 110 9.2 0.9 8.8 0.9
2011 TUC AAA 22 0 26.3 6.10 106 .271 .298 .367 .476 .271 .370 114 2.4 0.2 2.4 0.2
2012 TUC AAA 30 21 126.7 5.00 105 .291 .281 .344 .438 .271 .385 105 19.2 1.9 20.2 2.0
2013 SDN MLB 22 0 17.0 5.45 70 .327 .262 .322 .402 .261 .379 104 -1.5 -0.2 -1.5 -0.2
2013 SAN AA 10 0 12.3 1.60 160 .202 .254 .322 .390 .255 .357 92 4.0 0.4 3.8 0.4
2013 TUC AAA 31 0 35.0 2.65 150 .213 .278 .348 .430 .277 .344 108 12.1 1.2 11.9 1.3
2014 ABQ AAA 42 0 53.0 5.03 110 .239 .280 .347 .435 .276 .316 109 6.9 0.7 6.5 0.8
2014 BUF AAA 7 0 8.7 4.36 101 .172 .272 .334 .413 .261 .136 98 0.5 0.0 0.5 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
2007 EUG A- 3 2 4 30 0 41.0 31 6 50 1 60% .300 6.8 1.3 0.2 11.0 0.90 1.54 13.5 1.3
2008 FTW A 0 2 0 32 0 45.0 60 11 38 2 46% .382 12.0 2.2 0.4 7.6 1.58 4.60 1.7 0.2
2009 LEL A+ 3 3 2 49 0 59.0 60 17 44 0 60% .318 9.2 2.6 0.0 6.7 1.31 2.90 4.8 0.5
2009 FTW A 2 0 0 13 0 16.7 13 7 17 0 64% .295 7.0 3.8 0.0 9.2 1.20 1.62 3.7 0.4
2010 afw Wnt 0 0 0 1 0 0.3 1 1 0 0 0% .500 30.0 30.0 0.0 0.0 6.67 0.00 0.0 0.0
2010 PES Wnt 1 1 0 12 0 14.7 15 5 4 1 0% .250 9.2 3.1 0.6 2.4 1.36 6.12 0.0 0.0
2010 SAN AA 0 1 0 24 0 30.3 33 10 24 0 54% .317 9.8 3.0 0.0 7.1 1.42 1.19 6.4 0.7
2010 LEL A+ 3 1 2 37 0 51.0 55 7 38 2 65% .331 9.7 1.2 0.4 6.7 1.22 2.65 4.1 0.4
2011 TUC AAA 2 1 0 22 0 26.3 35 9 12 1 61% .370 12.0 3.1 0.3 4.1 1.67 5.47 2.4 0.2
2011 SAN AA 0 6 1 45 0 58.0 64 20 41 1 63% .339 9.9 3.1 0.2 6.4 1.45 3.72 8.8 0.9
2012 TUC AAA 6 9 0 30 21 126.7 190 29 74 11 49% .385 13.5 2.1 0.8 5.3 1.73 5.76 20.2 2.0
2013 SAN AA 1 0 0 10 0 12.3 10 0 16 0 57% .357 7.3 0.0 0.0 11.7 0.81 0.73 3.8 0.4
2013 TUC AAA 1 0 4 31 0 35.0 33 2 42 1 54% .344 8.5 0.5 0.3 10.8 1.00 1.80 11.9 1.3
2013 SDN MLB 0 0 0 22 0 17.0 25 9 13 3 48% .379 13.2 4.8 1.6 6.9 2.00 9.00 -1.5 -0.2
2014 BUF AAA 0 1 0 7 0 8.7 4 1 7 1 52% .136 4.2 1.0 1.0 7.3 0.58 1.04 0.5 0.0
2014 ABQ AAA 1 3 2 42 0 53.0 56 10 46 6 51% .316 9.5 1.7 1.0 7.8 1.25 4.08 6.5 0.8

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
2013 308 0.4805 0.4675 0.8194 0.6216 0.3250 0.8804 0.7115 0.1806
Career3080.48050.46750.81940.62160.3250.88040.71150.1806

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 LAN $
2013 CLE $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 78 d1 year (2014)

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Re-signed by Cleveland 3/4/14. Acquired by LA Dodgers in trade after being DFA by Cleveland 3/30/14. Claimed by Toronto off waivers 8/13/14 after being DFA by LA Dodgers 8/10/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Contract selected by San Diego 7/12/13. Acquired by Cleveland in trade 10/31/13 after being DFA by San Diego 10/25/13.
  • Drafted by San Diego 2007 (31-956) (Texas Tech).

2014 Preseason Forecast

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

PCT W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR BABIP WHIP ERA FRA VORP WARP
90o 3.8 2.3 0.2 49 5 79.3 78 20 50 7 .283 1.23 3.74 4.06 7.0 0.7
80o 3.4 2.1 0.2 45 4 72.9 77 20 46 7 .297 1.33 4.14 4.5 2.7 0.3
70o 3.1 2 0.2 42 4 68.5 76 20 44 7 .308 1.39 4.43 4.82 -0.0 -0.0
60o 2.9 1.9 0.2 40 4 64.8 75 19 41 6 .317 1.45 4.69 5.1 -2.1 -0.2
50o 2.7 1.9 0.1 38 4 61.4 74 19 39 6 .325 1.51 4.93 5.36 -3.8 -0.4
40o 2.5 1.8 0.1 36 3 58.1 72 19 37 6 .334 1.57 5.18 5.63 -5.3 -0.5
30o 2.3 1.7 0.1 34 3 54.6 71 18 35 6 .343 1.63 5.45 5.92 -6.7 -0.7
20o 2.1 1.6 0.1 31 3 50.7 69 18 32 6 .353 1.71 5.77 6.27 -8.2 -0.8
10o 1.8 1.4 0.1 28 3 45.4 66 17 29 6 .368 1.83 6.23 6.77 -9.7 -1.0
Weighted Mean2.71.80.138460.97219396.3231.504.905.33-3.5-0.4

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
2% 2% 5% 5% 7%

Long-Term Forecast (Beyond the 2014 Projections)

Playing time estimates are based on performance, not Depth Charts.
Year Age W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR GB% BABIP WHIP ERA FRA H/9 BB/9 K/9 HR/9 WARP
201530420525851012356952.3241.454.875.2910.72.45.90.9-0.3
20163132047479852055752.3091.334.174.549.72.36.30.80.4
20173232045474862048852.3181.434.685.0910.42.45.81.0-0.1
20183332041468801844852.3211.444.775.1810.62.45.81.1-0.2
20193432039365761742752.3201.444.745.1510.62.45.81.0-0.1
20203532037361711640752.3211.434.725.1310.52.45.91.0-0.1
20213622035358671538652.3211.424.685.0810.52.35.90.9-0.1
20223722033354651435652.3211.454.775.1810.82.35.81.0-0.1
20233822032353631434652.3211.444.775.1910.62.45.71.0-0.1

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
2.12.43.1out of baseball0.10.37.8

Comparable Players (Similarity Index 80)

Rank Score Name Year Run Average Trend
1 90 Geno Espineli 2012 0.00 DNP
2 87 Rich Rundles 2010 0.00 DNP
3 86 Juan Cedeno 2013 0.00 DNP
4 85 Justin Thomas 2013 0.00 DNP
5 85 Jeff Gray 2011 4.28
6 85 Joe Bateman 2009 0.00 DNP
7 85 Jarrett Grube 2011 0.00 DNP
8 85 Steve Bray 2010 0.00 DNP
9 84 Steve Schmoll 2009 0.00 DNP
10 84 Andy Mitchell 2008 0.00 DNP
11 84 Dusty Bergman 2007 0.00 DNP
12 84 Bobby Korecky 2009 13.50
13 84 Derrick Loop 2013 0.00 DNP
14 84 Tim Lahey 2011 0.00 DNP
15 84 Jean Machi 2011 0.00 DNP
16 84 Jason Cromer 2010 0.00 DNP
17 83 Paul Abraham 2009 0.00 DNP
18 83 Geoffrey Jones 2009 0.00 DNP
19 82 Bob McCrory 2011 0.00 DNP
20 82 A.J. Murray 2011 0.00 DNP
21 82 Jeff Gogal 2011 0.00 DNP
22 82 Matt Childers 2008 0.00 DNP
23 81 Kelvin Jimenez 2010 0.00 DNP
24 81 Matt Palmer 2008 9.24
25 81 Anastacio Martinez 2008 0.00 DNP
26 81 Dale Thayer 2010 27.00
27 81 Jordan De Jong 2008 0.00 DNP
28 80 Brodie Downs 2009 0.00 DNP
29 80 Julio De La Cruz 2010 0.00 DNP
30 80 Ryan Meaux 2008 0.00 DNP
31 80 Rosman Garcia 2008 0.00 DNP
32 80 Cesar Ramos 2013 4.01
33 80 Jon Huber 2011 0.00 DNP
34 80 Chris George 2009 0.00 DNP
35 80 Timothy McNab 2009 0.00 DNP
36 80 T.J. Beam 2010 0.00 DNP
37 79 Willie Collazo 2009 0.00 DNP
38 79 Rowdy Hardy 2012 0.00 DNP
39 79 Jon Link 2013 0.00 DNP
40 79 Joe Martinez 2012 9.00
41 79 John Ennis 2009 0.00 DNP
42 79 Jose Diaz 2013 0.00 DNP
43 79 Matt Peterson 2011 0.00 DNP
44 79 Ross Wolf 2012 0.00 DNP
45 79 Travis Minix 2007 0.00 DNP
46 79 Jason Waddell 2010 0.00 DNP
47 79 Dane De La Rosa 2012 12.60
48 79 Levale Speigner 2010 0.00 DNP
49 79 Sung-Ki Jung 2009 0.00 DNP
50 79 Nick McCurdy 2009 0.00 DNP
51 79 Jairo Asencio 2012 5.13
52 79 Beau Vaughan 2010 0.00 DNP
53 79 Justin Hampson 2009 0.00 DNP
54 79 Andrew Russell 2013 0.00 DNP
55 79 Kurt Birkins 2010 0.00 DNP
56 79 Frank Herrmann 2013 0.00 DNP
57 79 Dusty Hughes 2011 9.95
58 79 Mike Hinckley 2012 0.00 DNP
59 79 Eric Hull 2009 0.00 DNP
60 78 Jose Lugo 2013 0.00 DNP
61 78 Neil Wagner 2013 4.03
62 78 Matt Wilhite 2011 0.00 DNP
63 78 Carlos Muniz 2010 0.00 DNP
64 78 Romulo Sanchez 2013 0.00 DNP
65 78 Dwayne Pollok 2010 0.00 DNP
66 78 Francisley Bueno 2010 0.00 DNP
67 78 Jose Valdez 2012 3.00
68 78 Steven Jackson 2011 0.00 DNP
69 78 Jon Switzer 2009 8.10
70 78 Stephen Marek 2013 0.00 DNP
71 78 Brent Leach 2012 0.00 DNP
72 78 Mike Ekstrom 2013 0.00 DNP
73 78 Jack Cassel 2010 0.00 DNP
74 78 Chris Leroux 2013 6.75
75 78 Greg Burke 2012 0.00 DNP
76 78 Brad Salmon 2009 0.00 DNP
77 78 Jeremy Johnson 2012 0.00 DNP
78 78 Justin James 2011 0.00 DNP
79 78 Ben Jukich 2012 0.00 DNP
80 78 Scot Drucker 2011 0.00 DNP
81 77 Jerome Gamble 2009 0.00 DNP
82 77 Brian Wolfe 2010 0.00 DNP
83 77 Jailen Peguero 2010 0.00 DNP
84 77 Doug Mathis 2012 0.00 DNP
85 77 Brian Baker 2012 0.00 DNP
86 77 Clay Rapada 2010 4.00
87 77 Justin Lehr 2007 0.00 DNP
88 77 Jim Henderson 2012 3.52
89 77 Matt Smith 2008 0.00 DNP
90 77 Jack Egbert 2012 0.00
91 77 Carmen Cali 2008 0.00 DNP
92 77 Tim Dillard 2013 0.00 DNP
93 77 Chris Smith 2010 5.40
94 77 Brian Slocum 2010 0.00 DNP
95 77 Daniel Davidson 2010 0.00 DNP
96 77 Juan Sandoval 2010 0.00 DNP
97 76 Mark Worrell 2012 0.00 DNP
98 76 Jorge Campillo 2008 4.20
99 76 Freddy Dolsi 2012 0.00 DNP
100 76 Daniel Sattler 2013 0.00 DNP

Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .156 .289 .312 .223
11 vs R (Multi) .476 .522 .738 .408
18 Split (Multi) -.320 -.232 -.426 -.185
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.026 -.032 -.063 -.030
30 vs L (2013) .156 .289 .312 .223
31 vs R (2013) .476 .522 .738 .408
38 Split (2013) -.320 -.232 -.426 -.185
39 LgAvg (2013) -.025 -.031 -.062 -.029

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YearComment
2014 Due to publishing agreements, the 2014 player comments and team essays are only available in the Baseball Prospectus 2014 book (available in hardcopy, e-book, and Kindle).

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: The 45-Strikeouts, One-Walk PitcherSam Miller2013-09-16
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: The Mid-Season UnknownsR.J. Anderson2013-07-29
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 15, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-15


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Colt Hynes has thrown 580 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2010 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (91mph) and Slider (82mph).