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Career Summary
Years G IP W L SV ERA WARP
9 49 66 3 0 0 6.82 -1
Birth Date10-27-1980
Height6' 2"
Weight195 lbs
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2007 SLN MLB 34 0 42.0 3 0 0 56 17 24 2 .255 100 12.0 3.6 0.4 5.1 45% .358 .286 1.74 4.15 7.50 115 6.77 -0.6
2008 SLN MLB 15 0 24.0 0 0 0 28 15 11 5 .250 97 10.5 5.6 1.9 4.1 48% .280 .320 1.79 6.90 5.62 126 7.03 -0.4
CareerMLB49066.03008432357.2539911.54.41.04.846%.330.2981.765.156.821196.86-1.0

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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2001 PUL Rk 4 4 14.3 0 3 0 24 4 10 2 .000 15.1 2.5 1.3 6.3 0% -1.375 .000 1.96 5.08 6.29
2002 SAV A 29 16 121.0 5 10 0 122 37 116 9 .000 9.1 2.8 0.7 8.6 0% .318 .000 1.31 3.32 3.20
2003 STO A+ 34 18 131.3 6 5 2 135 43 101 14 .000 9.3 2.9 1.0 6.9 0% .304 .000 1.36 4.76 4.73
2004 FRI AA 26 21 129.0 3 5 0 135 67 101 13 .000 9.4 4.7 0.9 7.0 0% .306 .000 1.57 4.88 4.53
2005 FRI AA 6 0 13.0 0 0 2 12 6 12 0 .255 41 8.3 4.2 0.0 8.3 43% .324 .330 1.38 3.29 3.46
2005 OKL AAA 37 5 79.3 4 6 3 79 33 64 6 .276 34 9.0 3.7 0.7 7.3 46% .306 .272 1.41 4.29 3.63
2006 OKL AAA 26 0 38.2 4 2 1 40 24 40 4 .263 96 9.4 5.7 0.9 9.4 45% .327 .305 1.68 4.58 5.18
2007 SLN MLB 34 0 42.0 3 0 0 56 17 24 2 .255 100 12.0 3.6 0.4 5.1 45% .358 .286 1.74 4.15 7.50
2007 MEM AAA 30 0 39.7 2 3 1 46 11 34 2 .267 98 10.4 2.5 0.5 7.7 66% .349 .260 1.44 3.38 2.72
2007 EST Wnt 8 0 11.0 1 1 0 8 5 7 0 .000 6.5 4.1 0.0 5.7 0% .235 .000 1.18 3.13 3.27
2007 EST Wnt 6 0 12.3 0 1 0 8 4 7 1 .000 5.9 2.9 0.7 5.1 0% .194 .000 0.98 3.93 1.46
2008 SLN MLB 15 0 24.0 0 0 0 28 15 11 5 .250 97 10.5 5.6 1.9 4.1 48% .280 .320 1.79 6.90 5.62
2008 MEM AAA 46 0 52.3 1 6 12 55 12 28 3 .259 101 9.5 2.1 0.5 4.8 60% .299 .232 1.28 4.03 2.93
2009 CHR AAA 40 4 78.3 6 3 1 97 20 55 11 .252 108 11.1 2.3 1.3 6.3 56% .340 .270 1.49 4.49 4.02
2009 EST Wnt 15 0 19.3 1 0 0 16 4 9 2 .000 7.5 1.9 0.9 4.2 0% .219 .000 1.04 4.45 2.33

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 404 0.4604 0.4530 0.7923 0.6613 0.2752 0.8618 0.6500 0.2077
Career4040.46040.4530.79230.66130.27520.86180.650.2077

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
2008-05-31 2008-07-18 15-DL 48 41 Right Hand Contusion -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 161 d

Details
  • sent outright to Triple-A 6/5/09 optioned to Triple-A 3/18/09 re-signed 2/24/09, 1 year/$0.406M (09) ($0.143M min)
  • claimed off waivers from TOR 11/17/08 claimed off waivers from STL 11/3/08 recalled 9/2/08 optioned to Triple-A 8/1/08 recalled 7/17/08 optioned to Triple-A 6/1/08 (option voided 6/6/08)
  • recalled 5/28/08 optioned to Triple-A 08
  • recalled 4/5/08 re-signed 3/4/08, 1 year (08)
  • recalled 9/1/07 optioned to Triple-A 7/28/07
  • recalled 7/22/07
  • optioned to Triple-A 6/16/07
  • contract purchased 4/07
  • signed as a free agent from TX 12/06 (minor-league contract)
  • signed 5/00, amateur free agent-Dominican Republic 00

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BP Articles

Kelvin Jimenez is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessWinter League Preview: The Dominican LeagueCarlos J. Lugo2009-10-18
Transaction Analysis: AL East and Central UpdatesChristina Kahrl2009-06-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Dempster-Diving and Going Coco for Coco CrispChristina Kahrl2008-11-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL AddendaChristina Kahrl2008-11-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL RoundupChristina Kahrl2008-09-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Golddiggers and Going For ItChristina Kahrl2008-07-23
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Weekend Wheeling and DealingChristina Kahrl2007-07-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Swaps and MovesChristina Kahrl2007-07-28
Transaction Analysis: April 21-28, 2007Christina Kahrl2007-04-30


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2016, Kelvin Jimenez threw 768 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2008, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2008, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (94mph) and Slider (86mph), also mixing in a Change (84mph).