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2016 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 27)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date4-30-1989
Height6' 7"
Weight255 lbs
Age27 years, 0 months, 4 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2012
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0.22014
-0.52015
0.02016
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DRA-Based WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2014 TEX MLB 17 0 19.0 11 10 23 3 .261 102 5.2 4.7 1.4 10.9 43% .195 .240 1.11 4.69 2.84 89 3.65 0.2
2015 TEX MLB 11 2 17.3 23 10 12 4 .263 110 11.9 5.2 2.1 6.2 41% .317 .330 1.90 6.45 6.75 115 7.26 -0.5
2016 TEX MLB 7 0 7.7 7 0 12 2 .247 8.2 0.0 2.3 14.1 22% .312 .244 0.91 3.14 4.70 69 0.00 0.0
CareerMLB35244.04120479.260878.44.11.89.639%.274.2801.395.114.70984.68-0.3

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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2011 SPO A- 9 0 17.7 18 15 24 1 .271 104 9.2 7.6 0.5 12.2 35% .378 .292 1.87 4.35 4.58
2011 RNG Rk 3 0 2.7 2 1 7 0 .270 94 6.8 3.4 0.0 23.6 25% .500 .168 1.12 0.24 0.00
2012 HIC A 33 0 52.0 37 21 53 2 .259 111 6.4 3.6 0.3 9.2 48% .271 .209 1.12 3.48 1.90
2012 MYR A+ 7 0 10.3 2 2 14 1 .256 85 1.7 1.7 0.9 12.2 44% .059 .087 0.39 2.51 0.87
2013 MYR A+ 7 0 13.7 6 3 12 0 .250 104 4.0 2.0 0.0 7.9 60% .171 .158 0.66 2.69 1.98
2013 FRI AA 29 2 53.7 45 44 74 3 .258 106 7.5 7.4 0.5 12.4 36% .347 .271 1.66 3.60 2.52
2014 TEX MLB 17 0 19.0 11 10 23 3 .261 102 5.2 4.7 1.4 10.9 43% .195 .240 1.11 4.69 2.84
2014 FRI AA 24 0 33.3 15 14 42 0 .255 99 4.0 3.8 0.0 11.3 61% .208 .166 0.87 1.95 0.81
2014 ROU AAA 9 0 18.3 7 6 28 0 .272 96 3.4 2.9 0.0 13.7 39% .226 .137 0.71 1.95 0.00
2015 TEX MLB 11 2 17.3 23 10 12 4 .263 110 11.9 5.2 2.1 6.2 41% .317 .330 1.90 6.45 6.75
2015 ROU AAA 18 10 63.7 49 27 58 2 .274 89 6.9 3.8 0.3 8.2 42% .272 .230 1.19 3.60 2.97
2016 TEX MLB 7 0 7.7 7 0 12 2 .247 8.2 0.0 2.3 14.1 22% .312 .244 0.91 3.14 4.70

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
2014 299 0.5284 0.4515 0.6593 0.6456 0.2340 0.7157 0.4848 0.3407
2015 348 0.5259 0.4569 0.8365 0.6448 0.2485 0.8983 0.6585 0.1635
2016 120 0.5000 0.5000 0.7333 0.6667 0.3333 0.8000 0.6000 0.2667
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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

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2016 TEX $509,500
2015 TEX $509,500
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$509,500
2011Current$509,500
2 yrPvs + Cur$1,019,000
2 yrTotal$1,019,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 86 d1 year/$0.5095M (2016)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.5095M (2016). Re-signed by Texas 2/27/16.
  • 1 year/$0.5095M (2015). Re-signed by Texas 3/4/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Contract selected by Texas 8/1/14.
  • Drafted by Texas 2011 (30-924) (Youngstown State).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .373 .475 .696 .404
11 vs R (Multi) .162 .240 .282 .205
18 Split (Multi) .210 .235 .414 .199
19 LgAvg (Multi) .009 .023 .019 .016
30 vs L (2015) .395 .489 .658 .397
31 vs R (2015) .211 .268 .368 .256
38 Split (2015) .184 .221 .289 .141
39 LgAvg (2015) .009 .024 .022 .017

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BP Articles

Phil Klein is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessPitching Backward: Starting Pitching Depth, RankedJeff Long2016-03-08
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: August 6, 2015Steven Jacobson2015-08-06
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Call-Up: Chi Chi GonzalezBret Sayre2015-06-01
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Call-Up: Chi Chi GonzalezCraig Goldstein2015-06-01
Expert FAAB Review: Week EightMike Gianella2015-05-26
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Ump Show!Daniel Rathman2015-05-21
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: August 4, 2014Daniel Rathman2014-08-04


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

A Collaboration between BrooksBaseball.net and Baseball Prospectus - Pitch classifications provided by Pitch Info LLC


Phil Klein has thrown 945 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2014 and 2016, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2016, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (93mph) and Slider (87mph), also mixing in a Change (86mph). He also rarely throws a Cutter (88mph), Curve (80mph) and Sinker (89mph).