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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
6 71.7 1 3 0 66 6.03 0.9
Birth Date4-14-1984
Height6' 6"
Weight225 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
2009 FLO 25 5 0 6.7 0.0 6.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 35 11 8 8 0 18 4 4 0 2 10.80 4.26 5.03 -0.0 -0.0
2010 FLO 26 17 0 18.0 0.0 18.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 84 24 15 14 1 36 11 9 0 18 7.00 3.66 3.32 2.2 0.2
2010 PIT 26 6 0 4.7 0.0 4.7 0 1 0 1 0 0 21 4 3 3 0 5 3 3 0 4 5.79 3.32 2.79 0.4 0.0
2011 PIT 27 23 0 25.0 0.0 25.0 1 1 0 2 0 0 110 26 9 8 0 29 7 5 1 24 2.88 2.03 2.99 4.5 0.5
2012 PIT 28 10 0 11.3 0.0 11.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 48 11 9 7 1 15 2 2 1 12 5.56 2.96 2.37 2.9 0.3
2013 PIT 29 2 0 4.0 0.0 4.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 21 4 3 3 1 7 6 6 0 3 6.75 9.27 11.02 -2.5 -0.3
2014 NYA 30 2 0 2.0 0.0 2.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 15 7 5 5 0 8 2 1 0 3 22.50 3.16 2.23 1.0 0.1
Career65071.70.071.7130400334875248311835302666.033.323.528.40.9

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
2006 GRB A 3 3 10.2 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .355 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 JAM A- 4 4 11.1 7.88 -12 .355 .250 .330 .344 .272 .292 80 -2.2 -0.2 -2.2 -0.2
2006 MRL Rk 4 4 11.0 3.92 75 .212 .246 .332 .326 .251 .303 62 1.1 0.1 1.1 0.1
2007 GRB A 46 0 71.7 5.09 112 .250 .264 .339 .402 .263 .330 118 12.1 1.2 11.2 1.2
2008 JUP A+ 57 0 74.0 4.02 103 .229 .250 .326 .365 .248 .286 98 7.8 0.8 7.8 0.8
2009 FLO MLB 5 0 6.7 5.03 87 .345 .261 .324 .417 .256 .379 98 -0.0 -0.0 -0.0 -0.0
2009 JAX AA 46 0 60.0 3.16 120 .240 .258 .332 .379 .263 .322 93 10.1 1.1 9.5 0.9
2010 FLO MLB 17 0 18.0 3.32 119 .326 .249 .315 .382 .261 .426 93 2.2 0.2 2.2 0.2
2010 PIT MLB 6 0 4.7 2.79 128 .226 .261 .300 .365 .242 .286 88 0.4 0.0 0.4 0.0
2010 JUP A+ 2 0 2.7 6.69 3 .198 .263 .328 .438 .263 .200 83 -0.9 -0.1 -0.9 -0.1
2010 NWO AAA 21 0 22.0 5.04 103 .266 .279 .353 .446 .266 .358 100 2.5 0.2 2.5 0.2
2010 MRL Rk 3 0 4.0 5.32 46 .264 .266 .322 .364 .268 .308 81 -0.9 -0.1 -0.9 -0.1
2011 PIT MLB 23 0 25.0 2.99 126 .235 .264 .321 .398 .261 .333 97 4.5 0.5 4.5 0.5
2011 ALT AA 5 0 7.0 5.21 62 .345 .260 .324 .378 .266 .292 81 -0.8 -0.1 -0.8 -0.1
2011 IND AAA 32 0 61.0 3.26 123 .210 .257 .322 .396 .251 .280 95 11.4 1.1 11.1 1.1
2011 TDE Wnt 5 5 23.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .222 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 PIT MLB 10 0 11.3 2.37 143 .245 .257 .313 .423 .261 .312 97 3.0 0.3 2.9 0.3
2012 BRD A+ 1 1 3.0 3.13 141 .219 .266 .338 .391 .259 .250 111 0.9 0.1 0.9 0.1
2012 IND AAA 21 7 63.7 4.59 100 .231 .253 .324 .390 .250 .263 99 4.2 0.4 5.0 0.4
2013 PIT MLB 2 0 4.0 11.02 -68 .338 .226 .290 .339 .229 .273 102 -2.4 -0.3 -2.5 -0.3
2013 CAN int 1 1 3.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .222 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2014 NYA MLB 2 0 2.0 2.23 147 .454 .235 .306 .376 .261 .700 101 1.0 0.1 1.0 0.1
2014 SWB AAA 12 11 58.3 5.31 90 .252 .265 .336 .411 .260 .304 102 4.1 0.4 4.1 0.4
2014 YAT Rk 1 1 4.0 4.03 121 .056 .271 .354 .345 .265 .125 104 0.7 0.1 0.7 0.1

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
2006 MRL Rk 0 0 0 4 4 11.0 10 1 9 0 45% .303 8.2 0.8 0.0 7.4 1.00 4.09 1.1 0.1
2006 JAM A- 0 1 0 4 4 11.1 13 12 4 0 54% .292 10.5 9.7 0.0 3.2 2.25 8.11 -2.2 -0.2
2006 GRB A 0 3 0 3 3 10.2 13 6 9 2 0% .355 11.5 5.3 1.8 7.9 1.86 6.18 0.0 0.0
2007 GRB A 2 3 0 46 0 71.7 72 29 76 6 53% .330 9.0 3.6 0.8 9.5 1.41 4.14 11.2 1.2
2008 JUP A+ 6 7 1 57 0 74.0 60 26 78 6 45% .286 7.3 3.2 0.7 9.5 1.16 3.65 7.8 0.8
2009 JAX AA 5 3 2 46 0 60.0 59 17 55 0 53% .322 8.8 2.5 0.0 8.2 1.27 2.70 9.5 0.9
2009 FLO MLB 0 0 0 5 0 6.7 11 4 2 0 52% .379 14.8 5.4 0.0 2.7 2.25 10.80 -0.0 -0.0
2010 MRL Rk 1 0 0 3 0 4.0 4 0 3 0 77% .308 9.0 0.0 0.0 6.8 1.00 4.50 -0.9 -0.1
2010 NWO AAA 0 3 1 21 0 22.0 26 7 20 2 51% .358 10.6 2.9 0.8 8.2 1.50 6.95 2.5 0.2
2010 FLO MLB 0 0 0 17 0 18.0 24 11 18 1 53% .426 12.0 5.5 0.5 9.0 1.94 7.00 2.2 0.2
2010 JUP A+ 0 0 0 2 0 2.7 2 1 0 0 30% .200 6.7 3.3 0.0 0.0 1.11 3.33 -0.9 -0.1
2010 PIT MLB 0 1 0 6 0 4.7 4 3 4 0 50% .286 7.7 5.8 0.0 7.7 1.50 5.79 0.4 0.0
2011 IND AAA 6 3 1 32 0 61.0 48 21 57 1 53% .280 7.1 3.1 0.1 8.4 1.13 2.80 11.1 1.1
2011 TDE Wnt 1 2 0 5 5 23.7 15 5 21 1 0% .222 5.7 1.9 0.4 8.0 0.85 1.14 0.0 0.0
2011 PIT MLB 1 1 0 23 0 25.0 26 7 24 0 42% .333 9.4 2.5 0.0 8.6 1.32 2.88 4.5 0.5
2011 ALT AA 1 2 0 5 0 7.0 9 0 6 2 38% .292 11.6 0.0 2.6 7.7 1.29 2.57 -0.8 -0.1
2012 PIT MLB 0 0 0 10 0 11.3 11 2 12 1 55% .312 8.7 1.6 0.8 9.5 1.15 5.56 2.9 0.3
2012 IND AAA 4 0 0 21 7 63.7 52 14 56 6 54% .263 7.4 2.0 0.8 7.9 1.04 3.11 5.0 0.4
2012 BRD A+ 0 1 0 1 1 3.0 2 1 2 0 75% .250 6.0 3.0 0.0 6.0 1.00 3.00 0.9 0.1
2013 PIT MLB 0 0 0 2 0 4.0 4 6 3 1 67% .273 9.0 13.5 2.2 6.8 2.50 6.75 -2.5 -0.3
2013 CAN int 1 0 0 1 1 3.0 2 1 4 0 0% .222 6.0 3.0 0.0 12.0 1.00 0.00 0.0 0.0
2014 SWB AAA 6 4 0 12 11 58.3 58 21 49 6 44% .304 8.9 3.2 0.9 7.6 1.35 4.94 4.1 0.4
2014 NYA MLB 0 1 0 2 0 2.0 7 2 3 0 50% .700 31.5 9.0 0.0 13.5 4.50 22.50 1.0 0.1
2014 YAT Rk 0 0 0 1 1 4.0 1 0 5 0 88% .125 2.2 0.0 0.0 11.2 0.25 0.00 0.7 0.1

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
2009 129 0.4264 0.4884 0.8254 0.6727 0.3514 0.8649 0.7692 0.1746
2010 398 0.4347 0.4899 0.7385 0.7052 0.3244 0.8361 0.5753 0.2564
2011 429 0.5128 0.5035 0.7917 0.6409 0.3589 0.8865 0.6133 0.1991
2012 201 0.4577 0.5323 0.7383 0.6522 0.4312 0.8667 0.5745 0.2617
2013 84 0.4286 0.3333 0.7500 0.5000 0.2083 0.9444 0.4000 0.2500
2014 52 0.5192 0.4423 0.7391 0.5556 0.3200 0.9333 0.3750 0.2174
Career12930.46640.48880.76560.6530.34740.87140.58770.2281

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-05-23 2014-06-28 Minors 36 0 - Not Disclosed -
2012-04-04 2012-07-06 60-DL 93 82 Right Chest Strain Pectoral Muscle - -
2011-07-28 2011-08-22 15-DL 25 23 Left Lower Leg Strain Calf - -
2010-06-20 2010-07-21 Minors 31 0 Right Elbow Strain Flexor Pronator Mass -
2010-05-18 2010-06-17 15-DL 30 26 Right Elbow Strain -
2009-07-05 2009-07-27 15-DL 22 17 Right Shoulder Inflammation -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 NYA $
2013 PIT $502,000
2012 PIT $486,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$988,000
2 yrTotal$988,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 30 dOctagon1 year (2014)

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 1/27/14 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by NY Yankees 4/26/14. DFA by NY Yankees 5/3/14. Sent outright to Triple-A 5/5/14. Contract selected by NY Yankees 7/23/14. DFA by NY Yankees 7/25/14. Sent outright to Triple-A 7/27/14. Contract selected by NY Yankees 8/11/14. DFA by NY Yankees 8/13/14. Sent outright to Triple-A 8/16/14.
  • 1 year/$0.502M (2013). Re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/1/13. DFA by Pittsburgh 4/12/13. Sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 4/16/13 (refused assignment). 1 year/$0.5M (2013), plus 2014 vesting option. Signed by Yakult of Japan 4/23/13.
  • 1 year/$0.486M (2012). Re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/3/12. Sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 7/6/12. Contract purchased by Pittsburgh 9/1/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/11.
  • 1 year (2010). Re-signed by Florida 3/2/10. Claimed by Pittsburgh off waivers from Florida 9/13/10.
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009). Contract purchased by Florida 11/20/08. Re-signed by Florida 3/09.
  • Drafted 2005 (7-216) (Winthrop). $0.152M signing bonus.

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BP Articles

Chris Leroux is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Bochy and Peavy, Back TogetherR.J. Anderson2014-07-28
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Bochy and Peavy, Back TogetherMike Gianella2014-07-28
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Bochy and Peavy, Back TogetherJason Parks2014-07-28
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: April 13, 2013Clint Chisam2013-04-13
The Week in Quotes: March 4-10Andrew Koo2013-03-11
The Week in Quotes: March 4-10Pete Barrett2013-03-11
The Week in Quotes: March 4-10Jonah Birenbaum2013-03-11
The Week in Quotes: March 4-10Hudson Belinsky2013-03-11
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: 2012 Year-End Injury Summary: NL CentralCorey Dawkins2012-11-09
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: 2012 Year-End Injury Summary: NL CentralStephani Bee2012-11-09
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: Shoulder WoesCorey Dawkins2011-08-05
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: Shoulder WoesBen Lindbergh2011-08-05
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: Deadline HealingBen Lindbergh2011-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: Deadline HealingCorey Dawkins2011-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Angel in the InfieldBen Lindbergh2011-07-26
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Assorted Senior CircuitryChristina Kahrl2009-08-14
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: NL Add-OnsChristina Kahrl2009-07-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL East RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-06-16


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Chris Leroux has thrown 1,357 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2009 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, The World Baseball Classic and Spring Training. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Slider (81mph) and Sinker (91mph), also mixing in a Fourseam Fastball (92mph) and Change (84mph).