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Portrait of Will Latimer

Will Latimer PRed Sox

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 28)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
39.3 5.66 1.66 26 1 0 1 -0.5
Birth Date12-4-1985
Height6' 3"
Weight190 lbs
Age28 years, 10 months, 20 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
2010
2011
2012
2013
-0.52014
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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
2007 RSX Rk 2 0 3.3 12.03 -68 .323 .241 .343 .352 .256 .182 97 -2.1 -0.2 -2.1 -0.2
2008 GRN A 1 0 2.0 5.49 91 .220 .235 .301 .343 .239 .250 110 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2009 GRN A 7 0 12.3 6.43 43 .293 .246 .324 .358 .261 .243 95 -2.4 -0.3 -2.4 -0.3
2009 LOW A- 13 0 22.7 3.76 108 .246 .232 .314 .336 .246 .302 99 2.6 0.3 2.6 0.3
2009 PME AA 3 0 4.0 7.88 21 .335 .247 .333 .326 .254 .400 101 -1.2 -0.1 -1.2 -0.1
2010 SLM A+ 38 0 77.7 4.87 97 .263 .260 .330 .385 .250 .342 106 4.3 0.4 4.3 0.4
2011 SLM A+ 36 0 76.7 4.42 99 .219 .246 .316 .373 .247 .269 100 4.2 0.4 4.2 0.4
2011 PME AA 3 0 7.3 3.48 118 .262 .250 .326 .400 .272 .375 92 1.2 0.1 1.2 0.1
2012 SLM A+ 5 0 11.3 6.26 58 .316 .260 .318 .402 .260 .371 96 -1.2 -0.1 -1.2 -0.1
2012 PME AA 22 2 48.7 6.80 54 .252 .262 .330 .402 .263 .327 105 2.0 0.2 2.0 0.2
2012 PAW AAA 5 0 10.0 7.36 20 .346 .251 .319 .386 .249 .281 93 -2.2 -0.2 -2.2 -0.2
2013 PME AA 19 0 33.0 3.41 128 .281 .252 .327 .384 .265 .380 103 6.9 0.7 6.9 0.7
2013 PAW AAA 4 0 7.7 7.77 33 .330 .266 .340 .375 .254 .385 107 -2.0 -0.2 -2.0 -0.2

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
2007 RSX Rk 1 0 0 2 0 3.3 3 4 1 1 42% .182 8.2 10.9 2.7 2.7 2.12 5.45 -2.1 -0.2
2008 GRN A 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 2 0 0 0 50% .250 9.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.00 0.00 0.0 0.0
2009 GRN A 1 1 0 7 0 12.3 11 5 11 2 46% .243 8.0 3.7 1.5 8.0 1.30 2.93 -2.4 -0.3
2009 LOW A- 1 0 1 13 0 22.7 19 12 26 0 67% .302 7.5 4.8 0.0 10.3 1.37 2.78 2.6 0.3
2009 PME AA 0 0 0 3 0 4.0 6 5 2 0 47% .400 13.5 11.2 0.0 4.5 2.75 4.50 -1.2 -0.1
2010 SLM A+ 5 6 2 38 0 77.7 87 21 68 4 57% .342 10.1 2.4 0.5 7.9 1.39 3.47 4.3 0.4
2011 PME AA 0 0 0 3 0 7.3 9 2 6 0 54% .375 11.0 2.5 0.0 7.4 1.50 6.14 1.2 0.1
2011 SLM A+ 1 0 8 36 0 76.7 64 20 61 5 50% .269 7.5 2.3 0.6 7.2 1.10 2.93 4.2 0.4
2012 PAW AAA 0 2 0 5 0 10.0 13 4 5 4 42% .281 11.7 3.6 3.6 4.5 1.70 6.30 -2.2 -0.2
2012 SLM A+ 2 1 0 5 0 11.3 15 5 12 2 51% .371 11.9 4.0 1.6 9.5 1.76 7.15 -1.2 -0.1
2012 PME AA 2 3 0 22 2 48.7 53 17 38 5 52% .327 9.8 3.1 0.9 7.0 1.44 4.81 2.0 0.2
2013 PAW AAA 0 0 0 4 0 7.7 11 6 6 1 33% .385 12.9 7.0 1.2 7.0 2.22 9.39 -2.0 -0.2
2013 PME AA 2 5 0 19 0 33.0 38 15 32 0 47% .380 10.4 4.1 0.0 8.7 1.61 2.18 6.9 0.7

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

Injury History

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

Compensation

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Details

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 1.4 0.5 1.2 28 0 56.7 55 21 37 6 .279 1.35 4.29 4.66 1.4 0.1
80o 1.2 0.4 1 25 0 50.5 53 20 33 6 .294 1.45 4.75 5.16 -1.5 -0.2
70o 1.1 0.4 0.9 22 0 46.2 51 19 30 5 .305 1.53 5.09 5.53 -3.3 -0.3
60o 1 0.3 0.8 21 0 42.7 49 19 28 5 .314 1.60 5.38 5.85 -4.5 -0.5
50o 0.9 0.3 0.7 19 0 39.4 48 18 26 5 .323 1.67 5.67 6.16 -5.4 -0.6
40o 0.8 0.2 0.6 18 0 36.2 46 17 24 5 .332 1.74 5.95 6.47 -6.1 -0.6
30o 0.7 0.2 0.5 16 0 32.9 43 16 22 5 .341 1.81 6.27 6.81 -6.7 -0.7
20o 0.6 0.1 0.4 14 0 29.2 40 15 19 4 .353 1.90 6.65 7.22 -7.2 -0.7
10o 0.5 0.1 0.3 12 0 24.2 36 14 16 4 .368 2.04 7.18 7.81 -7.4 -0.8
Weighted Mean0.90.30.719038.74618255.3211.655.626.11-5.1-0.5

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

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
20152910120040451830548.3161.565.115.5610.04.06.71.1-0.3
20163010120041481830548.3261.615.335.7910.54.06.61.1-0.4
20173110122044481833548.3091.494.795.219.73.76.71.0-0.1
20183210118037421526448.3161.555.105.5510.33.76.41.0-0.2
20193310116034381424448.3181.545.145.5910.23.76.41.1-0.2
20203410116032361323448.3171.535.105.5410.13.76.51.1-0.2
20213510115030341221448.3181.535.085.5210.23.66.31.2-0.2
20223610114029331221348.3171.575.035.4710.43.86.60.9-0.2
20233710113027311119348.3171.585.115.5510.53.76.41.0-0.2

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
23.64.32.10.7112.7

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18 89 Nick McCurdy 2008 0.00 DNP
19 89 Paul Abraham 2008 0.00 DNP
20 88 Adam Carr 2012 0.00 DNP
21 88 T.J. Large 2011 0.00 DNP
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25 88 Wilkins Arias 2009 0.00 DNP
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27 87 Federico Baez 2010 0.00 DNP
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29 87 Scott Roehl 2010 0.00 DNP
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31 87 Sean Jarrett 2011 0.00 DNP
32 87 Ryan Keefer 2010 0.00 DNP
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36 87 Jose Lugo 2012 0.00 DNP
37 86 Dustin Molleken 2013 0.00 DNP
38 86 Jeff Kennard 2010 0.00 DNP
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44 86 Blake McGinley 2007 0.00 DNP
45 86 Justin Huisman 2007 0.00 DNP
46 86 Ben Julianel 2008 0.00 DNP
47 86 Greg Atencio 2010 0.00 DNP
48 86 Jeremy Papelbon 2011 0.00 DNP
49 86 Jeff Ridgway 2009 0.00 DNP
50 85 David Austen 2009 0.00 DNP
51 85 Julio De La Cruz 2009 0.00 DNP
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53 85 Andrew Johnston 2012 0.00 DNP
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55 85 Mike Flannery 2008 0.00 DNP
56 85 Joe Esposito 2013 0.00 DNP
57 85 Hayden Beard 2013 0.00 DNP
58 85 Andrew Dobies 2011 0.00 DNP
59 85 Frank Mata 2012 0.00 DNP
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62 85 Alex Serrano 2009 0.00 DNP
63 85 Steve Bray 2009 0.00 DNP
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77 84 Joey Newby 2010 0.00 DNP
78 84 Chris Kissock 2013 0.00 DNP
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81 84 Geoffrey Jones 2008 0.00 DNP
82 83 Dirk Hayhurst 2009 2.78
83 83 Mike Bumatay 2008 0.00 DNP
84 83 Ryan Meaux 2007 0.00 DNP
85 83 Tomas Santiago 2010 0.00 DNP
86 83 Andy Mitchell 2007 0.00 DNP
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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Will Latimer threw 55 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2011, all of them occuring in Fall/Winter Ball. In 2011, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (92mph), also mixing in a Slider (80mph), Change (83mph) and Sinker (90mph).