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2014 Rest-of-Season Projections (seasonal age 29)
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Birth Date7-26-1984
Height6' 3"
Weight235 lbs
Age30 years, 0 months, 5 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
0.62010
-0.12011
0.62012
0.32013
0.62014
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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
2008 ANA 23 9 0 8.3 0.0 8.3 0 1 0 0 0 0 36 8 5 4 0 11 4 4 0 7 4.32 2.92 3.64 1.7 0.2
2009 ANA 24 54 0 54.7 0.0 54.7 6 4 1 2 0 0 237 63 33 30 2 75 19 17 0 48 4.94 2.91 3.57 11.7 1.2
2010 ANA 25 68 0 59.0 0.0 59.0 2 4 0 4 0 0 253 54 26 26 2 70 29 24 2 61 3.97 3.00 3.81 6.2 0.6
2011 ANA 26 16 0 13.0 0.0 13.0 1 2 0 1 0 0 68 21 11 11 2 29 9 5 1 6 7.62 6.45 5.94 -1.3 -0.1
2012 ANA 27 49 0 44.7 0.0 44.7 3 2 2 2 0 0 178 39 17 15 3 55 12 11 2 38 3.02 3.16 3.74 5.2 0.6
2013 ANA 28 45 0 36.0 0.0 36.0 1 3 0 2 0 0 164 41 21 18 3 61 14 10 1 36 4.50 3.41 4.17 2.9 0.3
2014 ANA 29 50 0 44.0 0.0 44.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 168 24 9 9 3 37 16 16 2 53 1.84 2.87 3.72 4.1 0.4
Career2910259.70.0259.71316313001104250122113153381038782493.923.213.8930.53.2

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2003 CDR A 10 10 51.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .219 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 CDR A 27 27 144.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .289 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 RCU A+ 4 4 12.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.708 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 RCU A+ 47 0 50.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .325 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 RCU A+ 44 0 53.7 4.72 113 .283 .274 .353 .438 .272 .371 100 9.8 1.0 9.8 1.0
2008 ANA MLB 9 0 8.3 3.64 126 .229 .281 .342 .443 .269 .320 104 1.7 0.2 1.7 0.2
2008 ARK AA 25 0 31.7 3.52 109 .224 .266 .338 .399 .272 .282 82 4.7 0.5 4.7 0.5
2008 SLC AAA 15 0 23.0 5.85 109 .208 .287 .356 .452 .261 .246 122 3.7 0.4 3.7 0.4
2009 ANA MLB 54 0 54.7 3.57 129 .240 .268 .335 .433 .263 .363 104 11.7 1.2 11.7 1.2
2009 SLC AAA 14 0 18.0 8.60 34 .382 .271 .344 .431 .279 .419 107 -4.7 -0.5 -4.7 -0.5
2010 ANA MLB 68 0 59.0 3.81 114 .237 .259 .326 .401 .257 .327 99 6.2 0.6 6.2 0.6
2011 ANA MLB 16 0 13.0 5.94 68 .354 .258 .323 .392 .261 .380 101 -1.3 -0.1 -1.3 -0.1
2011 SLC AAA 24 0 28.3 5.17 118 .241 .296 .371 .474 .274 .322 112 4.9 0.5 4.9 0.5
2012 ANA MLB 49 0 44.7 3.74 112 .230 .252 .316 .409 .262 .293 96 5.2 0.6 5.2 0.6
2012 SLC AAA 23 0 25.0 3.34 138 .187 .286 .349 .437 .272 .321 104 6.8 0.7 6.8 0.7
2013 ANA MLB 45 0 36.0 4.17 100 .285 .255 .319 .407 .269 .345 97 2.9 0.3 2.9 0.3
2013 SBR A+ 1 0 1.0 4.15 107 .102 .246 .315 .337 .253 .000 83 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0
2013 SLC AAA 2 0 2.0 22.11 -182 .395 .269 .341 .432 .281 .000 117 -1.8 -0.2 -1.8 -0.2
2014 ANA MLB 50 0 44.0 3.72 113 .188 .256 .314 .396 .258 .223 101 4.1 0.4 4.1 0.4

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
2003 CDR A 6 3 0 10 10 51.0 32 28 42 2 0% .219 5.6 4.9 0.4 7.4 1.18 2.65 0.0 0.0
2004 CDR A 8 10 0 27 27 144.3 122 77 136 6 0% .289 7.6 4.8 0.4 8.5 1.38 3.43 0.0 0.0
2005 RCU A+ 0 1 0 4 4 12.7 19 10 11 2 0% -.708 13.5 7.1 1.4 7.8 2.28 10.63 0.0 0.0
2006 RCU A+ 4 4 16 47 0 50.0 51 34 46 2 0% .325 9.2 6.1 0.4 8.3 1.70 3.60 0.0 0.0
2007 RCU A+ 1 5 3 44 0 53.7 61 38 50 2 53% .371 10.2 6.4 0.3 8.4 1.84 4.19 9.8 1.0
2008 ARK AA 2 1 11 25 0 31.7 22 18 35 0 65% .282 6.2 5.1 0.0 9.9 1.26 1.42 4.7 0.5
2008 SLC AAA 1 3 2 15 0 23.0 17 12 21 3 62% .246 6.7 4.7 1.2 8.2 1.26 2.35 3.7 0.4
2008 ANA MLB 0 1 0 9 0 8.3 8 4 7 0 44% .320 8.6 4.3 0.0 7.6 1.44 4.32 1.7 0.2
2009 ANA MLB 6 4 1 54 0 54.7 63 19 48 2 56% .363 10.4 3.1 0.3 7.9 1.50 4.94 11.7 1.2
2009 SLC AAA 1 0 2 14 0 18.0 30 16 20 4 68% .419 15.0 8.0 2.0 10.0 2.56 9.00 -4.7 -0.5
2010 ANA MLB 2 4 0 68 0 59.0 54 29 61 2 56% .327 8.2 4.4 0.3 9.3 1.41 3.97 6.2 0.6
2011 SLC AAA 1 3 7 24 0 28.3 32 8 20 4 49% .322 10.2 2.5 1.3 6.4 1.41 4.45 4.9 0.5
2011 ANA MLB 1 2 0 16 0 13.0 21 9 6 2 56% .380 14.5 6.2 1.4 4.2 2.31 7.62 -1.3 -0.1
2012 ANA MLB 3 2 2 49 0 44.7 39 12 38 3 37% .293 7.9 2.4 0.6 7.7 1.14 3.02 5.2 0.6
2012 SLC AAA 2 2 2 23 0 25.0 18 9 35 1 39% .321 6.5 3.2 0.4 12.6 1.08 3.24 6.8 0.7
2013 SLC AAA 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 2 2 1 2 57% .000 9.0 9.0 9.0 4.5 2.00 13.50 -1.8 -0.2
2013 ANA MLB 1 3 0 45 0 36.0 41 14 36 3 42% .345 10.2 3.5 0.8 9.0 1.53 4.50 2.9 0.3
2013 SBR A+ 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 100% .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.00 0.00 0.1 0.0
2014 ANA MLB 0 0 0 50 0 44.0 24 16 53 3 53% .223 4.9 3.3 0.6 10.8 0.91 1.84 4.1 0.4

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 123 0.4797 0.4228 0.8077 0.5593 0.2969 0.9394 0.5789 0.1923
2009 898 0.5212 0.4727 0.7429 0.6346 0.2953 0.8350 0.5276 0.2571
2010 910 0.5077 0.4526 0.7689 0.6147 0.2835 0.8908 0.4961 0.2311
2011 211 0.5403 0.4645 0.8571 0.6842 0.2062 0.8974 0.7000 0.1429
2012 708 0.4972 0.4745 0.8119 0.6676 0.2809 0.8851 0.6400 0.1881
2013 658 0.4848 0.4970 0.8190 0.7116 0.2920 0.8590 0.7273 0.1810
2014 653 0.4747 0.5061 0.7152 0.6806 0.3469 0.8436 0.4874 0.2848
Career41610.50090.47580.77570.65550.29340.86710.57540.2243

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2013-08-21 2013-09-30 15-DL 40 37 - General Medical Surgery Appendectomy 2013-08-24 -
2013-08-17 2013-08-18 DTD 1 1 Right Hand Contusion - -
2013-04-12 2013-05-26 15-DL 44 40 Right Shoulder Strain Latissimus Dorsi - -
2013-03-10 2013-03-21 Camp 11 0 Right Arm Strain Triceps - -
2011-07-16 2011-09-06 Minors 52 50 Right Knee Surgery Also Received PRP 2011-08-31 -
2011-03-22 2011-03-24 Camp 2 0 Left Hip Tightness -
2010-02-27 2010-03-01 Camp 2 0 General Medical Illness -
2010-02-15 2010-03-01 Camp 14 0 Right Shoulder Inflammation -
2009-09-21 2009-09-26 DTD 5 4 Right Shoulder Fatigue -
2009-04-19 2009-05-04 15-DL 15 12 Low Back Spasms -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2015 ANA $
2014 ANA $1,462,500
2013 ANA $1,181,250
2012 ANA $501,000
2011 ANA $435,000
2010 ANA $415,000
2009 ANA $401,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
5 yrPrevious$2,933,250
2011Current$1,462,500
6 yrPvs + Cur$4,395,750
6 yrTotal$4,395,750

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
3 y 163 dSteve Canter1 year/$1.4625M (2014)

Details
  • 1 year/$1.4625M (2014). Re-signed by LA Angels 1/31/14 (avoided arbitration, $1.625M-$1.3M).
  • 1 year/$1,181,250 (2013). Re-signed by LA Angels 1/30/13 (avoided arbitration, $1.4M-$0.975M).
  • 1 year/$0.501M (2012). Re-signed by LA Angels 3/3/12.
  • 1 year/$0.435M (2011). Re-signed by LA Angels 3/1/11.
  • 1 year/$0.415M (2010). Re-signed by LA Angels 3/4/10.
  • 1 year/$0.401M (2009). Re-signed by LA Angels 2/26/09. Optioned to Triple-A 5/4/09. Recalled 6/10/09.
  • 1 year (2008). Contract purchased by LA Angels 9/7/08.
  • Drafted by Anaheim 2002 (2-53) (Bishop Manoque, Reno). $0.745M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .290 .364 .454 .293
11 vs R (Multi) .258 .318 .330 .247
18 Split (Multi) .032 .046 .123 .046
19 LgAvg (Multi) .010 .024 .026 .019
30 vs L (2013) .290 .355 .522 .313
31 vs R (2013) .276 .341 .329 .264
38 Split (2013) .014 .014 .193 .049
39 LgAvg (2013) .010 .022 .028 .019

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DateQuestionAnswer
2011-05-18 13:00:00 (link to chat)Who do you think is the next guy to nab a closer job? I'm talking about unheralded guys like John Axford last year as opposed to the sexy setup guys from the preseason like Daniel Bard and Jake McGee.
(Aaron from YYZ)
I'll say Kevin Jepsen of the Angels. (John Perrotto)


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Kevin Jepsen has thrown 4,416 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2008 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (96mph), also mixing in a Change (87mph) and Curve (85mph). He also rarely throws a Sinker (95mph).