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Portrait of Brandon Knight

Brandon Knight PYankees

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
3 31.3 1 0 0 24 8.62 -0.2
Birth Date10-1-1975
Height6' 0"
Weight175 lbs
BatsL
ThrowsR
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
2001 NYA 25 4 0 10.7 0.0 10.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 52 18 12 12 5 36 3 3 0 7 10.12 8.72 7.33 -2.1 -0.2
2002 NYA 26 7 0 8.7 0.0 8.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 41 11 12 11 2 20 5 5 0 7 11.42 6.17 6.60 -1.0 -0.1
2008 NYN 32 4 2 12.0 10.0 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 57 14 7 7 0 15 7 7 2 10 5.25 3.69 4.54 0.6 0.1
Career15231.310.021.310000015043313077115152248.626.096.03-2.4-0.2

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
1995 CSC A 9 9 54.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 HUD A- 9 9 53.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 PCH A+ 19 17 102.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1997 PCH A+ 14 12 92.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .284 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1997 TUL AA 14 14 90.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .284 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1998 TUL AA 14 14 86.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1998 OKL AAA 16 12 64.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 OKL AAA 27 26 163.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 COH AAA 28 28 184.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 NYA MLB 4 0 10.7 7.33 39 .383 .257 .324 .393 .253 .351 93 -2.1 -0.2 -2.1 -0.2
2001 COH AAA 25 25 162.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 NYA MLB 7 0 8.7 6.60 59 .322 .258 .319 .417 .255 .333 96 -1.0 -0.1 -1.0 -0.1
2002 COH AAA 36 7 80.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .280 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 FKU npb 16 0 87.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 FKU npb 6 0 6.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 NIP npb 8 2 11.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.708 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 ALT AA 51 0 64.1 2.96 133 .235 .252 .321 .377 .255 .306 93 17.5 1.9 18.3 2.0
2008 NYN MLB 4 2 12.0 4.54 93 .279 .275 .341 .422 .270 .368 91 0.6 0.1 0.6 0.1
2008 NWO AAA 12 5 43.3 3.95 120 .197 .272 .346 .434 .257 .250 98 8.2 0.8 8.0 0.7
2009 BUF AAA 20 14 89.0 4.88 97 .269 .256 .323 .391 .244 .347 106 6.7 0.7 8.0 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
1995 CSC A 4 2 0 9 9 54.7 37 21 52 5 0% .000 6.1 3.5 0.8 8.6 1.06 3.13 0.0 0.0
1996 PCH A+ 4 10 0 19 17 102.0 118 45 74 9 0% .000 10.4 4.0 0.8 6.5 1.60 5.12 0.0 0.0
1996 HUD A- 2 2 0 9 9 53.0 59 21 52 1 0% .000 10.0 3.6 0.2 8.8 1.51 4.42 0.0 0.0
1997 TUL AA 6 4 0 14 14 90.0 83 35 84 12 0% .284 8.3 3.5 1.2 8.4 1.31 4.50 0.0 0.0
1997 PCH A+ 7 4 0 14 12 92.7 82 22 91 9 0% .284 8.0 2.1 0.9 8.8 1.12 2.23 0.0 0.0
1998 OKL AAA 0 7 0 16 12 64.7 100 29 52 16 0% .000 13.9 4.0 2.2 7.2 1.99 9.74 0.0 0.0
1998 TUL AA 6 6 0 14 14 86.3 94 37 87 11 0% .000 9.8 3.9 1.1 9.1 1.52 5.11 0.0 0.0
1999 OKL AAA 9 8 0 27 26 163.0 173 47 97 23 0% .000 9.6 2.6 1.3 5.4 1.35 4.91 0.0 0.0
2000 COH AAA 10 12 0 28 28 184.7 172 61 138 21 0% .000 8.4 3.0 1.0 6.7 1.26 4.43 0.0 0.0
2001 NYA MLB 0 0 0 4 0 10.7 18 3 7 5 33% .351 15.2 2.5 4.2 5.9 1.97 10.12 -2.1 -0.2
2001 COH AAA 12 7 0 25 25 162.3 174 45 173 16 0% .000 9.6 2.5 0.9 9.6 1.35 3.66 0.0 0.0
2002 NYA MLB 0 0 0 7 0 8.7 11 5 7 2 39% .333 11.4 5.2 2.1 7.3 1.85 11.42 -1.0 -0.1
2002 COH AAA 2 7 12 36 7 80.7 67 37 81 6 0% .280 7.5 4.1 0.7 9.0 1.29 3.90 0.0 0.0
2003 FKU npb 6 4 0 16 0 87.0 105 45 77 9 0% .000 10.9 4.7 0.9 8.0 1.72 4.86 0.0 0.0
2004 FKU npb 0 0 0 6 0 6.0 11 6 5 0 0% .000 16.5 9.0 0.0 7.5 2.83 12.00 0.0 0.0
2005 NIP npb 0 2 0 8 2 11.3 20 7 14 3 0% -.708 15.9 5.6 2.4 11.2 2.39 11.15 0.0 0.0
2006 ALT AA 2 7 27 51 0 64.1 51 20 86 6 38% .306 7.2 2.8 0.8 12.1 1.11 2.25 18.3 2.0
2008 NWO AAA 5 1 1 12 5 43.3 28 12 55 5 41% .250 5.8 2.5 1.0 11.4 0.92 2.29 8.0 0.7
2008 NYN MLB 1 0 0 4 2 12.0 14 7 10 0 55% .368 10.5 5.2 0.0 7.5 1.75 5.25 0.6 0.1
2009 BUF AAA 4 9 3 20 14 89.0 101 29 80 10 49% .347 10.2 2.9 1.0 8.1 1.46 5.06 8.0 0.8

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 234 0.4658 0.4573 0.8598 0.6422 0.2960 0.9000 0.7838 0.1402
Career2340.46580.45730.85980.64220.2960.90.78380.1402

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 143 d1 yr/$0.404M (09)

Details
  • signed with Samsung Lions of KBO
  • released by NYM 7/09 optioned to Triple-A 3/22/09 re-signed 3/2/09, 1 year/$0.404M (09) (split)
  • contract purchased 9/1/08 designated for assignment 7/27/08 contract purchased 7/26/08 signed as a free agent from indp lg 5/08 (minor-league contract)
  • 95 14-374

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BP Articles

Brandon Knight is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessIn A Pickle: To Communicate a FailureJason Wojciechowski2013-03-15
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Metropolitan MakeoverJay Jaffe2009-02-10
Prospectus Hit and Run: Outside Help, NL EastJay Jaffe2009-02-04
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: The Morning AfterJoe Sheehan2008-09-29
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Preview: Wednesday's Games to WatchCaleb Peiffer2008-09-17
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit List: Streaks and StringsJay Jaffe2008-08-15
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit List: After the StormJay Jaffe2008-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Inaction in ActionChristina Kahrl2008-07-29
This article requires BP Premium accessEvery Given Sunday: All Busy-ness 'Round the Major League TableJohn Perrotto2008-07-27
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Preview: Saturday's Games to WatchCaleb Peiffer2008-07-26
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Division Roundup, NL Central, 5/31/06Kevin Goldstein2006-05-31
Transaction Analysis: August 4-7, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-08-12
Transaction Analysis: June 25-July 14, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-07-19
Transaction Analysis: June 13-17, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-06-20
Transaction Analysis: June 11-12, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-06-14
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: June 9-10, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-06-12


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Brandon Knight threw 232 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2008, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2008, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (92mph) and Slider (83mph), also mixing in a Curve (77mph) and Change (84mph). He also rarely threw a Sinker (90mph).