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Logan Kensing PTigers

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2016 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 33)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date7-3-1982
Height6' 1"
Weight190 lbs
Age34 years, 2 months, 23 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2012
2013
2014
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DRA-Based 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
2004 FLO MLB 5 3 13.7 0 3 0 19 9 7 5 .274 90 12.5 5.9 3.3 4.6 45% .318 .366 2.05 8.88 9.88 122 7.32 -0.2
2005 FLO MLB 3 0 5.7 0 0 0 11 3 4 2 .258 88 17.5 4.8 3.2 6.4 46% .409 .443 2.47 7.76 11.12 108 6.10 -0.0
2006 FLO MLB 37 0 37.7 1 3 1 30 19 45 6 .269 94 7.2 4.5 1.4 10.8 31% .273 .259 1.30 4.54 4.54 95 4.54 0.5
2007 FLO MLB 9 0 13.3 3 0 0 11 7 13 0 .267 106 7.4 4.7 0.0 8.8 32% .297 .216 1.35 3.25 1.35 101 5.41 0.0
2008 FLO MLB 48 0 55.3 3 1 0 50 33 55 7 .262 95 8.1 5.4 1.1 8.9 35% .277 .275 1.50 4.77 4.23 104 5.08 0.2
2009 FLO 0 6 0 7.3 0 1 0 14 5 7 1 .259 97 17.2 6.1 1.2 8.6 50% .481 .355 2.59 4.97 9.82 0 0.00 0.0
2009 WAS 0 26 0 28.0 1 1 1 40 12 12 7 .261 95 12.9 3.9 2.2 3.9 42% .327 .333 1.86 6.74 8.68 0 0.00 0.0
2013 COL MLB 1 0 0.7 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 .221 106 0.0 13.5 0.0 13.5 0% .000 .277 1.50 4.52 0.00 0 0.00 0.0
2015 SEA MLB 19 0 15.3 2 1 0 12 7 13 2 .261 97 7.0 4.1 1.2 7.6 41% .238 .252 1.24 4.47 5.87 108 4.39 0.1
2016 DET MLB 3 0 4.7 0 0 0 8 2 1 0 .263 101 15.4 3.9 0.0 1.9 50% .444 .314 2.14 3.97 1.93 110 6.61 -0.1
2009 TOT MLB 32 0 35.3 1 2 1 54 17 19 8 .261 96 13.8 4.3 2.0 4.8 43% .359 .338 2.01 6.37 8.92 117 6.78 -0.6
CareerMLB1573181.7101021959815830.264969.74.91.57.838%.309.2941.615.285.701075.49-0.3

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
2003 GRB A 4 4 20.0 0 2 0 18 5 11 2 .000 8.1 2.2 0.9 5.0 0% .254 .000 1.15 4.25 4.50
2003 JAM A- 8 6 33.0 2 4 0 48 6 20 1 .000 13.1 1.6 0.3 5.5 0% .376 .000 1.64 3.25 5.73
2004 FLO MLB 5 3 13.7 0 3 0 19 9 7 5 .274 90 12.5 5.9 3.3 4.6 45% .318 .366 2.05 8.88 9.88
2004 JUP A+ 23 23 127.7 6 7 0 120 35 100 5 .000 8.5 2.5 0.4 7.0 0% .302 .000 1.21 3.17 2.96
2005 FLO MLB 3 0 5.7 0 0 0 11 3 4 2 .258 88 17.5 4.8 3.2 6.4 46% .409 .443 2.47 7.76 11.12
2005 CAR AA 7 7 39.7 4 1 0 35 14 33 4 .268 57 7.9 3.2 0.9 7.5 50% .261 .274 1.23 4.43 3.17
2005 SUR Wnt 12 0 15.0 1 0 0 18 8 16 2 .000 10.8 4.8 1.2 9.6 0% -.615 .000 1.73 5.43 6.00
2006 FLO MLB 37 0 37.7 1 3 1 30 19 45 6 .269 94 7.2 4.5 1.4 10.8 31% .273 .259 1.30 4.54 4.54
2006 ABQ AAA 13 0 18.0 1 1 2 11 5 18 2 .257 117 5.5 2.5 1.0 9.0 60% .220 .178 0.89 3.62 3.00
2007 FLO MLB 9 0 13.3 3 0 0 11 7 13 0 .267 106 7.4 4.7 0.0 8.8 32% .297 .216 1.35 3.25 1.35
2007 JUP A+ 1 0 0.7 0 0 0 4 0 2 1 .276 110 51.4 0.0 12.9 25.7 50% 1.000 .559 5.71 16.17 25.71
2007 CAR AA 3 0 3.0 0 0 0 2 1 6 0 .268 100 6.0 3.0 0.0 18.0 40% .400 .182 1.00 0.39 3.00
2007 ABQ AAA 8 0 9.0 0 1 0 7 7 8 0 .269 123 7.0 7.0 0.0 8.0 44% .280 .224 1.56 4.09 4.00
2007 MRL Rk 3 2 3.0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 .309 47 0.0 0.0 0.0 15.0 100% .000 -.037 0.00 0.12 0.00
2008 FLO MLB 48 0 55.3 3 1 0 50 33 55 7 .262 95 8.1 5.4 1.1 8.9 35% .277 .275 1.50 4.77 4.23
2008 ABQ AAA 13 0 12.7 1 0 3 8 12 17 3 .268 117 5.7 8.5 2.1 12.0 30% .185 .259 1.57 7.19 6.38
2009 FLO MLB 6 0 7.3 0 1 0 14 5 7 1 .259 97 17.2 6.1 1.2 8.6 50% .481 .355 2.59 4.97 9.82
2009 WAS MLB 26 0 28.0 1 1 1 40 12 12 7 .261 95 12.9 3.9 2.2 3.9 42% .327 .333 1.86 6.74 8.68
2009 SYR AAA 31 0 33.3 2 1 17 28 6 35 2 .243 105 7.6 1.6 0.5 9.5 41% .292 .205 1.02 2.37 2.97
2011 SWB AAA 21 0 27.3 1 1 4 32 13 32 5 .248 87 10.5 4.3 1.6 10.5 42% .365 .294 1.65 4.70 4.28
2012 BRD A+ 4 0 5.3 1 1 0 1 4 1 0 .266 114 1.7 6.8 0.0 1.7 71% .071 .139 0.94 5.27 1.69
2012 ALT AA 12 0 17.7 2 0 1 18 6 14 1 .257 100 9.2 3.1 0.5 7.1 39% .309 .257 1.36 3.37 4.58
2012 IND AAA 11 0 11.0 0 0 0 8 5 10 1 .238 99 6.5 4.1 0.8 8.2 50% .226 .239 1.18 4.16 4.09
2013 COL MLB 1 0 0.7 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 .221 106 0.0 13.5 0.0 13.5 0% .000 .277 1.50 4.52 0.00
2013 CSP AAA 44 0 44.3 2 5 15 37 22 41 5 .270 110 7.5 4.5 1.0 8.3 56% .260 .240 1.33 4.88 3.05
2014 TAC AAA 49 1 88.0 6 3 2 85 33 79 5 .275 89 8.7 3.4 0.5 8.1 52% .310 .264 1.34 3.84 3.58
2015 SEA MLB 19 0 15.3 2 1 0 12 7 13 2 .261 97 7.0 4.1 1.2 7.6 41% .238 .252 1.24 4.47 5.87
2015 TAC AAA 19 0 32.3 2 0 1 29 10 25 1 .265 106 8.1 2.8 0.3 7.0 54% .289 .240 1.21 3.57 2.23
2016 DET MLB 3 0 4.7 0 0 0 8 2 1 0 .263 101 15.4 3.9 0.0 1.9 50% .444 .314 2.14 3.97 1.93
2016 TOL AAA 52 0 49.7 1 1 0 46 18 48 1 .256 8.3 3.3 0.2 8.7 48% .317 .239 1.29 2.64 3.44

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 962 0.4865 0.4459 0.7716 0.5919 0.3077 0.8556 0.6184 0.2284
2009 599 0.4958 0.4541 0.8603 0.6532 0.2583 0.8969 0.7692 0.1397
2013 12 0.3333 0.5000 0.5000 0.7500 0.3750 0.6667 0.3333 0.5000
2015 255 0.4118 0.4549 0.7672 0.6571 0.3133 0.8261 0.6809 0.2328
2016 77 0.4675 0.4286 0.7879 0.6389 0.2439 0.9130 0.5000 0.2121
Career19050.47770.44930.79780.62280.29080.86580.66760.2022

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
2010-08-01 2010-08-01 FA 0 0 Right Shoulder Surgery Second Surgery of Year - Date Is Estimated - -
2010-06-01 2010-06-01 FA 0 0 Right Shoulder Surgery Date Is Estimated - -
2007-03-23 2007-08-08 60-DL 138 113 Right Elbow Recovery From Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2006-08-31
2006-08-07 2006-10-01 60-DL 55 50 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2006-08-31
2005-05-26 2005-10-03 60-DL 130 119 Right Elbow Inflammation Ulnar Neuritis -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2016 DET $575,000
2015 CHA $
2014 SEA $
2013 COL $
2012 PIT $
2011 NYA $
2009 FLO $660,000
2008 FLO $390,000
2007 FLO $380,000
2006 FLO $327,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
4 yrPrevious$1,757,000
2011Current$575,000
5 yrPvs + Cur$2,332,000
5 yrTotal$2,332,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
4 y 86 dCAA Sports1 year/$0.575M (2016)

Details
  • 1 year (2016). Signed by Detroit as a free agent 12/23/15 (minor-league contract). Salary of $0.575M in majors. Contract selected by Detroit 4/2/16. DFA by Detroit 4/18/16. Sent outright to Triple-A 4/20/16.
  • 1 year (2015). Signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 11/18/14 (minor-league contract). Released by Chicago White Sox 4/4/15. Signed by Seattle as a free agent 5/13/15 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Seattle 8/23/15. Released by Seattle 10/19/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Signed by Seattle as a free agent 1/15/14 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by Colorado as a free agent 12/12/12 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Colorado 6/16/13. DFA by Colorado 6/21/13. Sent outright to Triple-A 6/24/13. Elected free agency 10/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Signed by Pittsburgh 1/4/12 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2011). Signed by NY Yankees 6/29/11 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2010). Re-signed by Washington as a free agent 11/17/09 (minor-league contract). Released by Washington 3/17/10. Signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 4/7/10 (minor-league contract). Released by Tampa Bay 5/6/10.
  • 1 year/$0.66M (2009). Re-signed by Florida 1/7/09 (avoided arbitration). Acquired by Washington in trade 4/28/09 after being DFA by Florida 4/26/09. DFA by Washington 5/15/09. Contract purchased by Washington 7/20/09. DFA by Washington 8/17/09. Contract purchased by Washington 9/8/09. Sent outright to Triple-A by Washington 11/6/09.
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2008). Re-signed by Florida 2/25/08.
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007). Re-signed by Florida 2/07.
  • 1 year/$0.327M (2006). Re-signed by Florida 2/06.
  • 1 year (2005). Re-signed by Florida 2/05.
  • 1 year (2004). Contract purchased by Florida 9/04.
  • Drafted by Florida 2003 (2-53) (Texas A&M). $0.676M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .155 .332 .425 .282
11 vs R (Multi) .244 .293 .367 .246
18 Split (Multi) -.089 .038 .058 .036
19 LgAvg (Multi) .009 .023 .019 .016
30 vs L (2015) .143 .333 .429 .286
31 vs R (2015) .238 .283 .357 .239
38 Split (2015) -.095 .051 .071 .047
39 LgAvg (2015) .009 .024 .022 .017

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BP Articles

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The NRI Watch: American LeagueR.J. Anderson2016-02-10
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Cardinals Clinch; Cardinals Are Doomed?Daniel Rathman2015-10-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Older the Cubs, the Sweeter the BerryR.J. Anderson2015-08-26
Baseball ProGUESTus: Pitch Types and the Times Through the Order PenaltyMitchel Lichtman2013-11-15
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 25, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-25
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 22, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-22
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 17, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-17
Pebble Hunting: The Meaning of Russell BranyanSam Miller2012-03-23
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: Spring Training Injury Roundup: Don't Try This At HomeRebecca Glass2012-02-29
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: Spring Training Injury Roundup: Don't Try This At HomeCorey Dawkins2012-02-29
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Put Up Your Dukes?Christina Kahrl2010-03-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Godzilla, Pierre, and the Beantown DuoChristina Kahrl2009-12-18
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Action and ReactionChristina Kahrl2009-11-13
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: NL RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-09-10
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Me(l)t-downs and Brave-ryChristina Kahrl2009-08-18
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Senior ShufflingChristina Kahrl2009-07-27
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL East RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-06-16
Transaction Analysis: The Mess in the WestChristina Kahrl2009-04-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Updates from the EastsChristina Kahrl2009-04-28
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: To the Warning TrackMarc Normandin2009-03-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Senior Circuit ShufflingChristina Kahrl2008-08-21
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Getting ScorchyChristina Kahrl2008-08-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL East Rosters ReviewChristina Kahrl2008-04-02
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: National League RoundupChristina Kahrl2007-08-19
Transaction Analysis: April 21-28, 2007Christina Kahrl2007-04-30
Transaction of the Day: Roster Reviews of the EastsChristina Kahrl2007-04-12
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Focus: Pick a Closer, Any CloserAlex Carnevale2007-02-23
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Uh...Wait a MinuteJoe Sheehan2006-09-26
Transaction Analysis: September 5-11Christina Kahrl2006-09-13
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: August 7-9Christina Kahrl2006-08-10
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: LirianoWill Carroll2006-08-09
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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: May 24-June 12, 2005Christina Kahrl2005-06-16
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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Logan Kensing has thrown 2,044 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2016, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2016, he has relied primarily on his Sinker (91mph), Slider (84mph) and Fourseam Fastball (92mph). He also rarely throws a Change (86mph).