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Shawn Kelley PYankees

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2014 Rest-of-Season Projections (seasonal age 30)
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Birth Date4-26-1984
Height6' 2"
Weight220 lbs
Age30 years, 5 months, 4 days
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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
2009 SEA 25 41 0 46.0 0.0 46.0 5 4 0 4 0 0 191 45 23 23 9 77 9 8 3 41 4.50 4.69 5.20 1.6 0.2
2010 SEA 26 22 0 25.0 0.0 25.0 3 1 0 0 0 0 112 26 11 11 5 48 12 10 1 26 3.96 5.13 5.96 -2.4 -0.3
2011 SEA 27 10 0 12.7 0.0 12.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 47 7 0 0 0 9 3 2 0 10 0.00 2.19 2.33 3.1 0.3
2012 SEA 28 47 0 44.3 0.0 44.3 2 4 0 2 0 0 190 43 20 16 5 68 15 9 0 45 3.25 3.50 3.26 6.0 0.6
2013 NYA 29 57 0 53.3 0.0 53.3 4 2 0 1 0 0 227 47 28 26 8 85 23 21 0 71 4.39 3.66 3.82 4.5 0.5
2014 NYA 30 59 0 51.7 0.0 51.7 3 6 4 4 0 0 220 45 26 26 5 70 20 16 1 67 4.53 3.04 3.65 5.4 0.6
Career2360233.00.0233.017174110098721310810232357826652603.943.774.0818.22.0

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2007 WIS A 9 0 12.0 4.01 103 .284 .246 .324 .350 .254 .395 95 1.6 0.2 1.6 0.2
2007 EVE A- 3 0 3.0 6.10 70 .191 .224 .295 .313 .226 .200 95 -0.1 -0.0 -0.1 -0.0
2008 WIS A 8 0 7.7 1.70 157 .289 .246 .315 .350 .250 .526 93 3.1 0.3 3.1 0.3
2008 HDS A+ 12 0 12.0 3.28 142 .179 .270 .338 .419 .271 .258 112 3.6 0.4 3.6 0.4
2008 WTN AA 29 0 42.7 3.64 129 .223 .277 .355 .418 .262 .284 111 11.1 1.1 11.1 1.1
2009 SEA MLB 41 0 46.0 5.20 90 .252 .271 .336 .428 .262 .279 98 1.6 0.2 1.6 0.2
2009 TAC AAA 1 0 1.0 4.13 112 -.003 .246 .334 .380 .268 .000 96 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0
2009 MRN Rk 2 2 2.0 2.13 151 -.015 .259 .389 .478 .291 .000 88 0.5 0.0 0.5 0.0
2010 SEA MLB 22 0 25.0 5.96 60 .304 .260 .327 .405 .264 .313 95 -2.4 -0.3 -2.4 -0.3
2010 TAC AAA 3 0 3.7 4.44 94 .183 .254 .347 .401 .265 .167 81 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0
2011 SEA MLB 10 0 12.7 2.33 143 .169 .275 .330 .443 .277 .206 93 3.1 0.3 3.1 0.3
2011 WTN AA 3 2 3.0 5.06 109 .276 .269 .341 .369 .255 .400 116 1.2 0.1 1.2 0.1
2011 TAC AAA 12 0 14.7 5.61 112 .233 .291 .362 .451 .261 .222 113 2.5 0.2 2.5 0.2
2012 SEA MLB 47 0 44.3 3.26 120 .262 .261 .320 .426 .265 .304 93 6.0 0.6 6.0 0.6
2012 TAC AAA 14 0 20.0 1.47 170 .141 .298 .358 .449 .277 .214 93 8.4 0.8 8.4 0.8
2013 NYA MLB 57 0 53.3 3.82 112 .271 .259 .320 .407 .270 .312 100 4.5 0.5 4.5 0.5
2014 NYA MLB 59 0 51.7 3.65 113 .249 .258 .321 .400 .269 .315 101 5.4 0.6 5.4 0.6
2014 TRN AA 1 1 0.7 1.02 176 .208 .277 .356 .412 .288 .000 96 0.6 0.1 0.6 0.1
2014 SWB AAA 1 1 1.0 4.12 114 .176 .272 .341 .418 .264 .250 101 0.4 0.0 0.4 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 EVE A- 1 0 0 3 0 3.0 2 0 4 1 50% .200 6.0 0.0 3.0 12.0 0.67 3.00 -0.1 -0.0
2007 WIS A 1 1 0 9 0 12.0 16 4 14 1 49% .395 12.0 3.0 0.8 10.5 1.67 2.25 1.6 0.2
2008 WTN AA 3 1 9 29 0 42.7 31 17 44 2 50% .284 6.5 3.6 0.4 9.3 1.12 2.11 11.1 1.1
2008 HDS A+ 0 0 3 12 0 12.0 8 3 12 0 48% .258 6.0 2.2 0.0 9.0 0.92 0.00 3.6 0.4
2008 WIS A 0 0 3 8 0 7.7 10 2 12 0 58% .526 11.7 2.3 0.0 14.0 1.56 3.51 3.1 0.3
2009 MRN Rk 0 0 0 2 2 2.0 0 0 3 0 50% .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 13.5 0.00 0.00 0.5 0.0
2009 SEA MLB 5 4 0 41 0 46.0 45 9 41 9 33% .279 8.8 1.8 1.8 8.0 1.17 4.50 1.6 0.2
2009 TAC AAA 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 33% .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.00 0.00 0.1 0.0
2010 TAC AAA 0 0 1 3 0 3.7 1 3 6 0 50% .167 2.4 7.3 0.0 14.6 1.08 4.86 0.1 0.0
2010 SEA MLB 3 1 0 22 0 25.0 26 12 26 5 26% .313 9.4 4.3 1.8 9.4 1.52 3.96 -2.4 -0.3
2011 SEA MLB 0 0 0 10 0 12.7 7 3 10 0 38% .206 5.0 2.1 0.0 7.1 0.79 0.00 3.1 0.3
2011 TAC AAA 1 0 0 12 0 14.7 11 6 15 3 33% .222 6.8 3.7 1.8 9.2 1.16 1.84 2.5 0.2
2011 WTN AA 0 1 0 3 2 3.0 4 0 3 0 50% .400 12.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 1.33 0.00 1.2 0.1
2012 SEA MLB 2 4 0 47 0 44.3 43 15 45 5 31% .304 8.7 3.0 1.0 9.1 1.31 3.25 6.0 0.6
2012 TAC AAA 2 0 6 14 0 20.0 9 4 25 0 43% .214 4.0 1.8 0.0 11.2 0.65 0.90 8.4 0.8
2013 NYA MLB 4 2 0 57 0 53.3 47 23 71 8 34% .312 7.9 3.9 1.4 12.0 1.31 4.39 4.5 0.5
2014 SWB AAA 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 1 0 0 0 100% .250 9.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.00 0.00 0.4 0.0
2014 TRN AA 0 0 0 1 1 0.7 0 1 2 0 0% .000 0.0 13.5 0.0 27.0 1.50 0.00 0.6 0.1
2014 NYA MLB 3 6 4 59 0 51.7 45 20 67 5 36% .315 7.8 3.5 0.9 11.7 1.26 4.53 5.4 0.6

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
2009 731 0.5896 0.4993 0.8137 0.6427 0.2933 0.8664 0.6477 0.1863
2010 432 0.5856 0.4767 0.7707 0.6166 0.2737 0.8397 0.5510 0.2293
2011 162 0.5370 0.4753 0.7792 0.6092 0.3200 0.7925 0.7500 0.2208
2012 723 0.5242 0.4751 0.7434 0.6385 0.2936 0.8264 0.5446 0.2566
2013 973 0.4800 0.4152 0.7228 0.5610 0.2806 0.8435 0.5000 0.2772
2014 872 0.4495 0.4811 0.6850 0.6607 0.3333 0.8147 0.4750 0.3150
Career38930.5160.46620.74290.62120.29810.83560.54650.2571

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-05-07 2014-06-11 15-DL 35 31 - Low Back Soreness - -
2013-09-02 2013-09-08 DTD 6 6 Right Arm Strain Triceps - -
2012-07-18 2012-07-21 DTD 3 3 - General Medical Illness - -
2011-03-02 2011-08-09 60-DL 160 114 Right Elbow Recovery From Surgery Resecured UCL Graft To Bone 2010-09-01
2010-06-16 2010-10-04 60-DL 110 97 Right Elbow Surgery Resecured UCL Graft To Bone 2010-09-01
2010-02-24 2010-03-04 Camp 8 0 Face Laceration Chin After Being Kicked -
2009-05-06 2009-07-03 15-DL 58 51 Left Abdomen Strain Oblique -
2007-07-23 2007-09-04 Minors 43 0 Right Elbow Strain - -
2003-01-01 2003-01-01 Coll 0 0 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 NYA $1,765,000
2013 NYA $935,000
2012 SEA $600,000
2011 SEA $420,000
2010 SEA $412,500
2009 SEA $400,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
5 yrPrevious$2,767,500
2011Current$1,765,000
6 yrPvs + Cur$4,532,500
6 yrTotal$4,532,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
4 y 128 dMike McCann1 year/$1.765M (2014)

Details
  • 1 year/$1.765M (2014). Re-signed by NY Yankees 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration).
  • 1 year/$0.935M (2013). Re-signed by Seattle 1/30/13 (avoided arbitration, $1.2M-$0.75M). May earn additional $0.165M in roster bonuses for 60, 90, 120, 150 days on roster. Acquired by NY Yankees in trade 2/13/13 after being DFA by Seattle 2/7/13.
  • 1 year/$0.6M (2012). Re-signed by Seattle 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration).
  • 1 year/$0.42M (2011). Re-signed by Seattle 2/27/11.
  • 1 year/$0.4125M (2010). Re-signed by Seattle 2/26/10.
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009). Re-signed by Seattle 2/09. Contract purchased by Seattle 4/4/09
  • Drafted 2007 (13-405) (Austin Peay).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .249 .342 .401 .283
11 vs R (Multi) .232 .285 .419 .251
18 Split (Multi) .017 .057 -.018 .031
19 LgAvg (Multi) .010 .024 .026 .019
30 vs L (2013) .244 .333 .427 .291
31 vs R (2013) .225 .290 .417 .249
38 Split (2013) .019 .043 .010 .042
39 LgAvg (2013) .010 .022 .028 .019

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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Shawn Kelley has thrown 4,038 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2009 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Slider (84mph) and Fourseam Fastball (93mph).