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Cole Kimball PYankees

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 28)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date8-1-1985
Height6' 3"
Weight240 lbs
Age28 years, 11 months, 21 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
0.22011
2012
2013
-0.12014
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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
2011 WAS 25 12 0 14.0 0.0 14.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 59 8 3 3 0 11 11 11 1 11 1.93 3.99 3.63 1.6 0.2
Career12014.00.014.01001005983301111111111.933.993.631.60.2

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
2006 VER A- 16 5 34.1 6.63 43 .341 .255 .335 .354 .271 .378 95 -2.5 -0.3 -2.5 -0.3
2007 VER A- 14 13 64.3 4.64 97 .253 .258 .343 .365 .264 .296 98 5.8 0.6 5.8 0.6
2008 HAG A 28 27 128.3 5.16 93 .247 .255 .325 .379 .258 .291 108 10.4 1.1 10.4 1.1
2009 POT A+ 39 0 46.7 4.85 94 .285 .252 .327 .374 .256 .338 103 3.7 0.4 3.7 0.4
2010 POT A+ 19 0 24.7 2.97 137 .192 .257 .324 .384 .248 .283 107 6.1 0.6 6.1 0.6
2010 HAR AA 38 0 54.0 3.50 127 .228 .255 .329 .394 .254 .242 104 11.8 1.2 12.7 1.4
2010 SUR Wnt 1 0 1.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2010 SUR Wnt 11 0 12.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .286 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 WAS MLB 12 0 14.0 3.63 110 .238 .251 .323 .399 .267 .222 97 1.3 0.1 1.6 0.2
2011 SYR AAA 12 0 13.7 3.65 111 .201 .252 .319 .390 .250 .229 92 1.6 0.2 1.6 0.2
2012 HAG A 1 1 1.0 0.85 184 .232 .297 .361 .438 .287 .500 112 0.9 0.1 0.9 0.1
2012 POT A+ 3 2 3.3 16.92 -147 .485 .264 .325 .404 .271 .231 102 -1.9 -0.2 -1.9 -0.2
2012 HAR AA 1 0 0.3 14.95 -106 .395 .273 .338 .362 .253 .500 110 -0.5 -0.1 -0.5 -0.1
2012 NAT Rk 1 1 1.0 1.84 158 .186 .323 .369 .450 .307 .333 85 0.5 0.1 0.5 0.1
2012 SRR Wnt 11 0 15.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .340 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 SYR AAA 23 0 25.7 6.59 49 .304 .251 .323 .379 .254 .360 100 -3.5 -0.4 -3.5 -0.4
2013 NAT Rk 2 1 2.7 1.06 180 .229 .223 .325 .298 .239 .375 108 1.5 0.1 1.5 0.1
2014 TRN AA 18 0 26.7 5.17 86 .265 .261 .324 .385 .255 .254 98 -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
2006 VER A- 1 4 0 16 5 34.1 43 24 28 3 55% .378 11.3 6.3 0.8 7.4 1.96 5.81 -2.5 -0.3
2007 VER A- 3 6 1 14 13 64.3 52 40 72 4 39% .296 7.3 5.6 0.6 10.1 1.43 4.20 5.8 0.6
2008 HAG A 6 8 0 28 27 128.3 103 83 122 5 42% .291 7.2 5.8 0.4 8.6 1.45 5.05 10.4 1.1
2009 POT A+ 4 5 9 39 0 46.7 49 28 52 4 42% .338 9.4 5.4 0.8 10.0 1.65 6.36 3.7 0.4
2010 POT A+ 3 0 6 19 0 24.7 17 8 27 0 43% .283 6.2 2.9 0.0 9.8 1.01 1.82 6.1 0.6
2010 SUR Wnt 0 0 1 11 0 12.0 8 2 15 0 0% .286 6.0 1.5 0.0 11.2 0.83 0.75 0.0 0.0
2010 HAR AA 5 1 12 38 0 54.0 33 31 74 4 45% .242 5.5 5.2 0.7 12.3 1.19 2.33 12.7 1.4
2011 SYR AAA 1 0 5 12 0 13.7 8 8 14 0 40% .229 5.3 5.3 0.0 9.2 1.17 0.00 1.6 0.2
2011 WAS MLB 1 0 0 12 0 14.0 8 11 11 0 31% .222 5.1 7.1 0.0 7.1 1.36 1.93 1.6 0.2
2012 HAR AA 0 0 0 1 0 0.3 1 1 0 0 50% .500 27.0 27.0 0.0 0.0 6.00 0.00 -0.5 -0.1
2012 HAG A 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 1 0 2 0 0% .500 9.0 0.0 0.0 18.0 1.00 0.00 0.9 0.1
2012 POT A+ 0 1 0 3 2 3.3 6 0 2 3 31% .231 16.2 0.0 8.1 5.4 1.80 10.80 -1.9 -0.2
2012 SRR Wnt 0 0 0 11 0 15.0 18 9 10 0 0% .340 10.8 5.4 0.0 6.0 1.80 4.80 0.0 0.0
2012 NAT Rk 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 1 0 1 0 33% .333 9.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 1.00 0.00 0.5 0.1
2013 SYR AAA 0 0 1 23 0 25.7 31 14 25 4 37% .360 10.9 4.9 1.4 8.8 1.75 8.06 -3.5 -0.4
2013 NAT Rk 0 0 0 2 1 2.7 3 1 3 0 38% .375 10.1 3.4 0.0 10.1 1.50 0.00 1.5 0.1
2014 TRN AA 0 2 1 18 0 26.7 19 18 28 2 49% .254 6.4 6.1 0.7 9.4 1.39 4.72 -0.4 -0.0

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
2011 269 0.4498 0.4089 0.8000 0.6446 0.2162 0.8974 0.5625 0.2000
Career2690.44980.40890.80.64460.21620.89740.56250.2

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2012-03-26 2012-10-13 60-DL 201 162 Right Shoulder Recovery From Surgery Rotator Cuff 2011-07-11 -
2011-06-10 2011-09-29 60-DL 111 98 Right Shoulder Surgery Rotator Cuff 2011-07-11
2009-04-07 2009-05-08 Minors 31 0 Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 WAS $
2013 WAS $
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$0
2 yrTotal$0

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 138 dDave Pepe1 year (2013)

Details
  • 1 year (2013). Re-signed by Washington 3/6/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Re-signed by Washington 3/2/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Contract purchased by Washington 11/19/10. Claimed by Toronto off waivers from Washington 11/16/11. Claimed by Washington off waivers from Toronto 11/18/11.
  • Drafted by Washington 2006 (12-361) (Centenary).

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BP Articles

Cole Kimball is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 3, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-03
This article requires BP Premium accessPlayoff Prospectus: Postseason Collateral DamageCorey Dawkins2012-10-06
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: How Much Pain Could the Doctor (Up)Chuck?Stephani Bee2012-04-04
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: How Much Pain Could the Doctor (Up)Chuck?Corey Dawkins2012-04-04
Collateral Damage: Knee-Death ExperienceBen Lindbergh2011-07-11
Collateral Damage: Knee-Death ExperienceCorey Dawkins2011-07-11
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: First Baseman, Heal ThyselfBen Lindbergh2011-06-24
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: First Baseman, Heal ThyselfCorey Dawkins2011-06-24
Collateral Damage: The Lowdown on Diagnostic ImagingBen Lindbergh2011-06-13
Collateral Damage: The Lowdown on Diagnostic ImagingCorey Dawkins2011-06-13
Transaction Analysis: Heroes Take a FallBen Lindbergh2011-05-18
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Trading Up from Dickerson to MorganChristina Kahrl2011-03-29
Transaction Analysis: NL East KetchupChristina Kahrl2010-11-30
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Washington Nationals Top 11 ProspectsKevin Goldstein2010-11-24
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of October 13Kevin Goldstein2010-10-14


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Cole Kimball threw 275 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2010 and 2011, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2011, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (94mph) and Curve (80mph), also mixing in a Sinker (94mph) and Slider (82mph). He also rarely threw a Change (83mph).