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2014 Rest-of-Season Projections (seasonal age 25)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
0.3 3.57 1.35 0 0 0 0 0.0
Birth Date4-30-1989
Height6' 7"
Weight260 lbs
Age25 years, 5 months, 22 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
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0.22014
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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
2014 TEX 25 17 0 19.0 0.0 19.0 1 2 0 0 0 0 79 11 6 6 3 26 10 5 2 23 2.84 4.69 3.72 1.6 0.2
Career17019.00.019.01200007911663261052232.844.693.721.60.2

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
2011 SPO A- 9 0 17.7 4.84 104 .292 .260 .337 .383 .271 .378 104 1.7 0.2 1.7 0.2
2011 RNG Rk 3 0 2.7 -0.36 207 .168 .276 .342 .403 .270 .500 94 2.3 0.2 2.3 0.2
2012 HIC A 33 0 52.0 3.66 132 .209 .255 .332 .372 .259 .271 111 11.9 1.2 11.9 1.2
2012 MYR A+ 7 0 10.3 4.47 86 .087 .253 .316 .375 .256 .059 85 0.5 0.0 0.5 0.0
2013 MYR A+ 7 0 13.7 3.72 124 .158 .250 .329 .373 .250 .171 104 2.3 0.2 2.3 0.2
2013 FRI AA 29 2 53.7 2.92 137 .271 .251 .326 .384 .258 .347 106 10.6 1.1 10.6 1.1
2014 TEX MLB 17 0 19.0 3.72 111 .242 .256 .312 .382 .261 .195 101 1.6 0.2 1.6 0.2
2014 FRI AA 24 0 33.3 2.92 135 .165 .242 .314 .360 .250 .208 105 8.0 0.9 8.0 0.9
2014 ROU AAA 9 0 18.3 1.50 170 .137 .274 .338 .429 .269 .226 97 7.7 0.8 7.7 0.8

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
2011 RNG Rk 0 0 0 3 0 2.7 2 1 7 0 25% .500 6.8 3.4 0.0 23.6 1.12 0.00 2.3 0.2
2011 SPO A- 1 2 0 9 0 17.7 18 15 24 1 35% .378 9.2 7.6 0.5 12.2 1.87 4.58 1.7 0.2
2012 HIC A 6 0 8 33 0 52.0 37 21 53 2 48% .271 6.4 3.6 0.3 9.2 1.12 1.90 11.9 1.2
2012 MYR A+ 0 0 0 7 0 10.3 2 2 14 1 44% .059 1.7 1.7 0.9 12.2 0.39 0.87 0.5 0.0
2013 MYR A+ 1 0 0 7 0 13.7 6 3 12 0 60% .171 4.0 2.0 0.0 7.9 0.66 1.98 2.3 0.2
2013 FRI AA 5 1 0 29 2 53.7 45 44 74 3 36% .347 7.5 7.4 0.5 12.4 1.66 2.52 10.6 1.1
2014 ROU AAA 0 0 0 9 0 18.3 7 6 28 0 39% .226 3.4 2.9 0.0 13.7 0.71 0.00 7.7 0.8
2014 TEX MLB 1 2 0 17 0 19.0 11 10 23 3 43% .195 5.2 4.7 1.4 10.9 1.11 2.84 1.6 0.2
2014 FRI AA 3 0 10 24 0 33.3 15 14 42 0 61% .208 4.0 3.8 0.0 11.3 0.87 0.81 8.0 0.9

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 300 0.5100 0.4533 0.6912 0.6471 0.2517 0.7374 0.5676 0.3088
Career3000.510.45330.69120.64710.25170.73740.56760.3088

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 0 d1 year (2014)

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Contract selected by Texas 8/1/14.
  • Drafted by Texas 2011 (30-924) (Youngstown State).

2014 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 3/11/2014 05:35 ET

PCT W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR BABIP WHIP ERA FRA VORP WARP
90o 2.4 1 2.2 45 0 75.3 55 37 78 6 .256 1.22 3.18 3.45 12.2 1.2
80o 2.1 0.9 1.8 41 0 67.9 54 36 71 6 .273 1.33 3.66 3.98 7.0 0.7
70o 1.9 0.8 1.6 38 0 62.8 53 36 65 6 .285 1.42 4.02 4.37 3.7 0.4
60o 1.7 0.7 1.5 35 0 58.5 52 35 61 6 .296 1.49 4.34 4.71 1.3 0.1
50o 1.6 0.6 1.3 33 0 54.6 51 34 57 6 .306 1.57 4.64 5.04 -0.7 -0.1
40o 1.5 0.5 1.2 30 0 50.8 50 34 53 6 .316 1.65 4.95 5.38 -2.6 -0.3
30o 1.3 0.4 1.1 28 0 46.9 49 33 49 5 .327 1.73 5.28 5.74 -4.2 -0.4
20o 1.2 0.4 0.9 25 0 42.4 47 31 44 5 .340 1.83 5.69 6.19 -5.8 -0.6
10o 1 0.3 0.7 22 0 36.5 43 29 38 5 .358 1.99 6.28 6.82 -7.3 -0.7
Weighted Mean1.60.61.332053.95034566.3031.554.584.98-0.4-0.0

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
7% 13% 6% 16% 19%

Long-Term Forecast (Beyond the 2014 Projections)

Playing time estimates are based on performance, not Depth Charts.
Year Age W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR GB% BABIP WHIP ERA FRA H/9 BB/9 K/9 HR/9 WARP
20152611130050462954541.3061.494.404.788.25.29.70.90.1
20162711130050472750541.2971.474.284.658.44.88.90.90.2
20172811130050472955541.3131.514.344.728.45.29.80.90.1
20182921131053503057641.3091.524.534.938.55.19.71.00.0
20193021132054522854641.3091.484.394.778.74.79.01.00.1
20203121132053502655641.3071.434.194.568.44.49.31.00.2
20213221130051482553541.3061.434.114.478.54.49.40.90.3
20223311129049452452541.3061.424.084.438.34.49.60.90.3
20233411128047432249541.3071.394.094.448.34.29.41.00.3

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
0.81.20.744.1410.9

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31 88 Brennan Garr 2009 0.00 DNP
32 88 Scott Nestor 2010 0.00 DNP
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41 87 Greg Holland 2011 1.95
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45 87 Scott Maine 2010 2.77
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47 87 Cole St. Clair 2012 0.00 DNP
48 87 Daniel Meszaros 2011 0.00 DNP
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50 86 Henry Barrera 2011 0.00 DNP
51 86 Garrett Parcell 2010 0.00 DNP
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53 86 Brett Bochy 2013 0.00 DNP
54 86 Brandon Sisk 2011 0.00 DNP
55 86 Michael Schwimer 2011 5.02
56 86 Sam Freeman 2012 5.85
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58 86 Jeff Beliveau 2012 4.58
59 86 Matt Rusch 2008 0.00 DNP
60 86 Paul Estrada 2008 0.00 DNP
61 86 Michael Hrynio 2008 0.00 DNP
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64 86 Brett Hunter 2012 0.00 DNP
65 86 Kyle Bellamy 2013 0.00 DNP
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75 85 Hector Correa 2013 0.00 DNP
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78 85 Pedro Viola 2008 0.00 DNP
79 85 Michael Brady 2012 0.00 DNP
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81 85 Atahualpa Severino 2010 0.00 DNP
82 85 Erik Stiller 2010 0.00 DNP
83 85 Leyson Septimo 2011 0.00 DNP
84 85 Aidan Lucas 2013 0.00 DNP
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87 85 Shawn Kelley 2009 4.50
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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Phil Klein has thrown 316 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2014, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Slider (86mph) and Fourseam Fastball (93mph), also mixing in a Sinker (92mph). He also rarely throws a Cutter (85mph), Curve (80mph) and Change (86mph).