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Birth Date7-10-1990
Height6' 4"
Weight205 lbs
Age25 years, 0 months, 20 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
2011
2012
2013
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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

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
2009 BNC Rk 6 6 27.3 7.28 49 .238 .257 .324 .368 .250 .267 100 -1.7 -0.2 -1.7 -0.2
2009 IDA Rk 8 8 41.3 5.54 97 .227 .288 .363 .446 .284 .282 109 5.3 0.5 5.3 0.5
2010 BUR A 8 8 40.0 3.79 120 .214 .255 .336 .372 .258 .253 104 8.8 0.9 8.8 0.9
2010 WIL A+ 13 13 74.7 2.82 141 .204 .256 .326 .379 .249 .315 105 22.5 2.3 22.5 2.3
2010 NWA AA 7 7 33.0 5.40 96 .248 .260 .333 .393 .260 .310 116 3.2 0.3 3.2 0.3
2011 NWA AA 8 8 35.0 5.30 105 .246 .270 .342 .443 .265 .273 115 5.0 0.5 5.0 0.5
2012 IDA Rk 2 2 7.3 5.65 106 .309 .287 .350 .434 .269 .350 113 1.8 0.2 1.8 0.2
2012 ROY Rk 4 4 5.7 4.16 127 .299 .262 .343 .386 .271 .333 106 2.6 0.3 2.6 0.3
2013 WIL A+ 19 19 92.7 4.73 98 .284 .258 .333 .389 .256 .334 97 10.1 1.0 10.1 1.0
2013 OMA AAA 3 3 16.0 5.35 71 .269 .273 .343 .412 .271 .269 87 -0.4 -0.0 -0.4 -0.0
2014 OMA AAA 27 26 138.3 5.21 92 .278 .274 .338 .428 .269 .303 98 14.7 1.5 14.7 1.5
2015 OMA AAA 17 17 94.3 3.95 118 .236 .268 .330 .409 .261 .297 101 18.7 1.9 18.7 1.9

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
2009 IDA Rk 3 1 0 8 8 41.3 33 11 46 4 43% .282 7.2 2.4 0.9 10.0 1.07 3.70 5.3 0.5
2009 BNC Rk 2 2 0 6 6 27.3 24 9 25 4 47% .267 7.9 3.0 1.3 8.2 1.21 3.96 -1.7 -0.2
2010 BUR A 2 3 0 8 8 40.0 26 17 43 2 38% .253 5.8 3.8 0.5 9.7 1.07 1.57 8.8 0.9
2010 WIL A+ 6 3 0 13 13 74.7 59 15 90 1 50% .315 7.1 1.8 0.1 10.8 0.99 1.45 22.5 2.3
2010 NWA AA 2 1 0 7 7 33.0 37 13 26 2 45% .310 10.1 3.5 0.5 7.1 1.52 5.45 3.2 0.3
2011 NWA AA 1 2 0 8 8 35.0 33 13 22 3 42% .273 8.5 3.3 0.8 5.7 1.31 3.09 5.0 0.5
2012 IDA Rk 0 1 0 2 2 7.3 9 2 8 2 45% .350 11.0 2.5 2.5 9.8 1.50 7.36 1.8 0.2
2012 ROY Rk 0 0 0 4 4 5.7 6 2 6 0 50% .333 9.5 3.2 0.0 9.5 1.41 6.35 2.6 0.3
2013 OMA AAA 1 2 0 3 3 16.0 15 7 10 1 42% .269 8.4 3.9 0.6 5.6 1.38 6.75 -0.4 -0.0
2013 WIL A+ 4 12 0 19 19 92.7 109 19 76 13 38% .334 10.6 1.8 1.3 7.4 1.38 5.63 10.1 1.0
2014 OMA AAA 8 10 0 27 26 138.3 137 68 131 19 41% .303 8.9 4.4 1.2 8.5 1.48 3.97 14.7 1.5
2015 OMA AAA 9 1 0 17 17 94.3 80 29 96 7 36% .297 7.6 2.8 0.7 9.2 1.16 2.67 18.7 1.9

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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
2011-05-20 2011-09-06 Minors 109 100 Left Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2011-06-03

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2015 KCA $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 0 d1 year (2015)

Details
  • 1 year (2015). Re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/15. Acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Kansas City 7/26/15. (Reds to pay undisclosed amount to cover a portion of $3,825,136 remaining on Johnny Cueto's contract for 2015.)
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014). Re-signed by Kansas City 2/27/13.
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013). Contract purchased by Kansas City 11/20/12. Re-signed by Kansas City 2/20/13.
  • Drafted by Kansas City 2008 (5-145) (Laguna Hills HS, Calif.). $0.165M signing bonus.

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BP Articles

John Lamb is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
BP Unfiltered: The 2015 Trade Deadline Transaction Analysis ThreadBaseball Prospectus2015-07-30
TINO (There Is No Offseason): Ep. 53: Kids Are Raised To Be, Well...Craig Goldstein2015-07-30
TINO (There Is No Offseason): Ep. 53: Kids Are Raised To Be, Well...Bret Sayre2015-07-30
TINO (There Is No Offseason): Ep. 53: Kids Are Raised To Be, Well...Mauricio Rubio2015-07-30
TINO (There Is No Offseason): Ep. 53: Kids Are Raised To Be, Well...Ben Carsley2015-07-30
Expert FAAB Review: Week 17Mike Gianella2015-07-28
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: July 27, 2015Ian Frazer2015-07-27
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Dayton HammerMatthew Trueblood2015-07-27
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Dayton HammerChristopher Crawford2015-07-27
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Dayton HammerMike Gianella2015-07-27
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessThe Top 101 Dynasty League Prospects for 2015: Part 1: 51-101Bret Sayre2015-02-25
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Team Preview: Kansas City RoyalsBen Carsley2014-11-19
Playoff Prospectus: A Decade of Planning an Overnight SuccessMiles Wray2014-10-24
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessDynasty Dynamics: Jumping ShipCraig Goldstein2014-09-24
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessDynasty Dynamics: Jumping ShipBen Carsley2014-09-24
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Freestyle: What is a Minor League Pick Worth?Mike Gianella2014-01-06
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 13, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-13
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of August 9-11Zach Mortimer2013-08-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Astros Distributed ElsewhereBen Lindbergh2013-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Astros Distributed ElsewhereJason Parks2013-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Astros Distributed ElsewhereSam Miller2013-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of July 19-21Zach Mortimer2013-07-22
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of Monday, June 3Zach Mortimer2013-06-04
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 29, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-29
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of Thursday, May 23Zach Mortimer2013-05-24
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of Tuesday, April 30Zach Mortimer2013-05-01
This article requires BP Premium accessProspects Will Break Your Heart: Backfields Notes: The Final ReportJason Parks2013-04-03
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTop 100 Dynasty League Prospects: Part Two: 51-100Josh Shepardson2013-03-11
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTop 100 Dynasty League Prospects: Part Two: 51-100Bret Sayre2013-03-11
Pitcher Profile: New Arms of the Week, First EditionHarry Pavlidis2013-03-01
The Lineup Card: 9 Breakout CandidatesBaseball Prospectus2013-02-13
This article requires BP Premium accessProspects Will Break Your Heart: Kansas City Royals Top 10 ProspectsJason Parks2012-12-03


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2015, John Lamb threw 35 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2013, all of them occuring in Spring Training. In 2013, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (87mph), also mixing in a Cutter (83mph), Curve (70mph) and Change (72mph).