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2014 Rest-of-Season Projections (seasonal age 25)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
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Birth Date3-13-1989
Height5' 10"
Weight220 lbs
Age25 years, 4 months, 10 days
BatsB
ThrowsR
2010
2011
0.12012
-0.02013
-0.22014
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WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2012 WAS 23 12 36 30 2 8 2 0 0 10 4 11 2 0 0 2 0 0 .267 .389 .333 .290 1.1 -0.2 0.1
2013 WAS 24 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .006 -0.2 -0.0 -0.0
2014 WAS 25 18 64 59 7 10 1 0 1 14 5 18 0 0 0 3 0 0 .169 .234 .237 .191 -1.6 -0.1 -0.2
Career321019091830124930200500.200.287.267.224-0.7-0.3-0.1

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2007 NAT Rk 31 115 .205 .244 .351 .339 .258 .229 113 -7 3.5 2 -0.6 0.1 -1.9 -0.2 -1.9 -0.2
2008 NAT Rk 26 86 .229 .251 .346 .338 .252 .246 107 -3.2 2.8 1.7 0.5 -1.7 -0.7 -0.0 -0.7 -0.0
2009 HAG A 23 83 .219 .257 .328 .370 .265 .298 96 -3.5 2.4 0.8 -0.1 -0.4 -1.4 -0.2 -1.4 -0.2
2009 VER A- 50 195 .276 .241 .322 .349 .256 .287 101 3.2 5.5 3.1 -0.3 -2.0 12.6 1.3 12.6 1.3
2010 HAG A 98 385 .274 .255 .323 .377 .264 .317 93 5.9 11.4 5.9 0.4 -2.7 27.1 2.8 27.1 2.8
2011 POT A+ 109 416 .236 .248 .317 .370 .248 .292 102 -11.1 12.5 6.9 1.4 -1.8 15.1 1.6 15.1 1.6
2011 ZUL Wnt 14 32 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 WAS MLB 12 36 .290 .249 .318 .383 .257 .421 101 1.1 1.0 0.6 -0.2 -1.2 1.1 0.1 1.1 0.1
2012 AUB A- 5 18 .384 .256 .334 .384 .278 .385 109 2.3 0.5 0 -0.0 0.1 3.3 0.3 3.3 0.3
2012 HAR AA 40 149 .276 .254 .325 .380 .257 .342 105 2.4 4.1 2.5 0.4 0.4 10.3 1.1 10.3 1.1
2012 SYR AAA 19 64 .347 .248 .326 .376 .250 .421 100 6.3 1.9 1.2 0.6 -2.3 8.3 0.9 8.3 0.9
2012 ZUL Wnt 32 93 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .323 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 WAS MLB 2 1 .006 .228 .290 .302 .214 .000 105 -0.2 0.0 0 -0.0 0.0 -0.2 -0.0 -0.2 -0.0
2013 AUB A- 3 13 .079 .243 .301 .335 .236 .100 117 -2.3 0.3 0.2 0.2 -0.1 -2.1 -0.2 -2.1 -0.2
2013 HAR AA 95 361 .216 .253 .332 .384 .270 .207 96 -16.1 9.8 5.9 -1.0 1.4 3.2 0.2 3.2 0.2
2014 WAS MLB 18 64 .191 .249 .312 .389 .266 .225 96 -4.2 1.7 1 -0.1 -0.0 -1.6 -0.2 -1.6 -0.2
2014 SYR AAA 28 110 .252 .258 .331 .401 .257 .284 98 -1 3.3 1.5 -0.2 -2.4 2.3 0.2 2.3 0.2

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2007 NAT Rk 115 10 19 0 0 0 11 17 15 0 0 .202 .313 .202 .000 .205 -1.9 -0.6 -0.2
2008 NAT Rk 86 12 14 1 1 0 11 9 18 1 2 .189 .291 .230 .041 .229 -0.7 0.5 -0.0
2009 HAG A 83 7 17 3 0 0 6 5 21 0 0 .218 .265 .256 .038 .219 -1.4 -0.1 -0.2
2009 VER A- 195 16 41 10 1 2 18 24 29 1 1 .247 .347 .355 .108 .276 12.6 -0.3 1.3
2010 HAG A 385 48 81 10 6 2 36 50 79 3 5 .249 .345 .335 .086 .274 27.1 0.4 2.8
2011 ZUL Wnt 32 2 7 0 0 0 2 4 4 0 0 .250 .344 .250 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 POT A+ 416 36 93 21 1 6 43 33 69 1 3 .251 .312 .362 .111 .236 15.1 1.4 1.6
2012 WAS MLB 36 2 8 2 0 0 2 4 11 0 0 .267 .389 .333 .067 .290 1.1 -0.2 0.1
2012 ZUL Wnt 93 9 21 1 1 1 10 6 23 1 1 .244 .293 .314 .070 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 AUB A- 18 3 5 2 0 0 3 3 2 0 0 .333 .444 .467 .133 .384 3.3 -0.0 0.3
2012 HAR AA 149 15 42 12 0 1 19 9 16 1 0 .311 .358 .422 .111 .276 10.3 0.4 1.1
2012 SYR AAA 64 8 18 5 0 2 4 12 12 0 0 .346 .469 .558 .212 .347 8.3 0.6 0.9
2013 HAR AA 361 35 55 12 1 3 26 47 57 0 0 .177 .291 .252 .074 .216 3.2 -1.0 0.2
2013 AUB A- 13 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .077 .077 .077 .000 .079 -2.1 0.2 -0.2
2013 WAS MLB 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .006 -0.2 -0.0 -0.0
2014 SYR AAA 110 12 23 8 0 2 11 14 20 1 0 .240 .336 .385 .146 .252 2.3 -0.2 0.2
2014 WAS MLB 64 7 10 1 0 1 3 5 18 0 0 .169 .234 .237 .068 .191 -1.6 -0.1 -0.2

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
2012 147 0.4150 0.4207 0.7705 0.5246 0.3372 0.8750 0.6552 0.2295
2013 4 0.5000 0.7500 0.3333 1.0000 0.5000 0.5000 0.0000 0.6667
2014 255 0.4588 0.3780 0.7604 0.5043 0.2681 0.8814 0.5676 0.2396
Career4060.44330.39710.75980.51650.29540.87530.59370.2402

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2012-05-15 2012-07-03 15-DL 49 42 Right Ankle Sprain High Ankle Sprain Collision At Plate - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 WAS $
2013 WAS $
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$0
1 yrTotal$0

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 131 d1 year/$0.501M (2014)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.501M (2014). Re-signed by Washington 2/26/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Re-signed by Washington 3/6/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Contract purchased by Washington 5/13/12.
  • Signed by Washington 2007 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .500 .556 .750 .546
11 vs R (Multi) .167 .310 .167 .196
18 Split (Multi) -.333 -.245 -.583 -.350
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.007 .000 .004 .002
30 vs L (2013) .000 .000 .000 .000
31 vs R (2013) .000 .000 .000 .006
38 Split (2013) .000 .000 .000 .000
39 LgAvg (2013) -.008 -.001 .005 .003

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BP Articles

Sandy Leon is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Billy's BlanksR.J. Anderson2014-05-19
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Historic TuesdayDaniel Rathman2014-04-23
This article requires BP Premium accessRumor Roundup: Catching Up with Catcher NewsDaniel Rathman2014-02-13
This article requires BP Premium accessRaising Aces: Bush League: Noah SyndergaardDoug Thorburn2013-11-15
Overthinking It: This Week in Catcher Framing, 9/20Ben Lindbergh2013-09-20
This article requires BP Premium accessProspects Will Break Your Heart: Washington Nationals Top 10 ProspectsJason Parks2013-03-28
Minor League Update: Games of March 7, 2013Jason Martinez2013-03-08
Overthinking It: Measuring the Movement at This Year's DeadlineBen Lindbergh2012-08-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Nats Attempt to Plug Hole at Catcher, Acquire SuzukiR.J. Anderson2012-08-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Nats Attempt to Plug Hole at Catcher, Acquire SuzukiJason Parks2012-08-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Nats Attempt to Plug Hole at Catcher, Acquire SuzukiBen Lindbergh2012-08-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Notable NRI: NL EastR.J. Anderson2012-03-21
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Washington Nationals Top 11 ProspectsKevin Goldstein2012-01-24
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Washington Nationals Top 11 ProspectsKevin Goldstein2010-11-24


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Advanced Catching Metrics

Year Framing Chances Extra Strikes Framing Runs Framing Runs per 7000 Blocking Chances PB/WP Saved Blocking Runs Blocking Runs per 7000 Total Receiving Runs Total Receiving Runs per 7000
2012 663 13 4.2 44.3 333 -0.5 -0.1 -2.9 4.1 41.4
2013 8 0 0.0 21.2 5 -0.0 -0.0 -1.7 0.0 19.5
2014 1064 8 2.5 16.2 629 -0.7 -0.2 -2.1 2.3 14.1
total 1735 19 5.9 23.7 967 -0.9 -0.2 -1.7 5.6 22.0

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