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Shane Loux PGiants

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 34)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date8-31-1979
Height6' 2"
Weight225 lbs
Age35 years, 2 months, 27 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
2011
-0.42012
2013
0.02014
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
2002 DET 22 3 3 14.0 14.0 0.0 0 3 0 0 0 0 64 19 16 14 4 37 3 3 1 7 9.00 6.63 7.27 -1.6 -0.2
2003 DET 23 11 4 30.3 15.3 15.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 140 37 24 24 4 66 12 11 4 8 7.12 5.86 6.18 -1.0 -0.1
2008 ANA 28 7 0 16.0 0.0 16.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 66 16 6 5 1 23 2 2 2 4 2.81 4.23 5.88 -0.1 -0.0
2009 ANA 29 18 6 58.3 33.0 25.3 2 3 0 1 3 0 271 84 42 38 4 121 19 19 4 19 5.86 4.57 5.43 2.4 0.2
2012 SFN 32 19 0 25.3 0.0 25.3 1 0 0 0 0 0 112 32 15 14 3 52 9 8 0 9 4.97 5.03 5.79 -3.5 -0.4
Career5813144.062.381.74701306531881039516299454311475.945.085.87-3.8-0.4

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
1998 WMI A 28 28 157.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 WMI A 8 8 47.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 LAK A+ 17 17 91.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 LAK A+ 1 1 5.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 JAX AA 26 26 157.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 TOL AAA 28 27 151.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 DET MLB 3 3 14.0 7.27 50 .332 .274 .332 .438 .269 .306 100 -1.6 -0.2 -1.6 -0.2
2002 TOL AAA 26 26 158.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .336 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 DET MLB 11 4 30.3 6.18 75 .320 .267 .330 .428 .262 .295 100 -1.0 -0.1 -1.0 -0.1
2003 TOL AAA 21 20 128.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .287 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 TOL AAA 22 22 132.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .322 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 OMA AAA 31 0 54.1 5.02 94 .273 .273 .344 .418 .268 .346 99 2.8 0.3 2.8 0.3
2008 ANA MLB 7 0 16.0 5.88 79 .233 .273 .342 .417 .266 .263 103 -0.1 -0.0 -0.1 -0.0
2008 SLC AAA 22 22 138.0 6.06 97 .246 .283 .356 .458 .262 .306 118 14.1 1.4 14.1 1.4
2009 ANA MLB 18 6 58.3 5.43 91 .299 .264 .327 .418 .257 .356 103 2.4 0.2 2.4 0.2
2009 RCU A+ 1 1 1.0 13.33 -85 .346 .240 .367 .326 .252 .250 101 -0.4 -0.0 -0.4 -0.0
2009 SLC AAA 8 5 25.0 5.98 83 .249 .284 .356 .436 .276 .286 109 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0
2010 ROU AAA 20 19 108.0 5.48 89 .266 .273 .340 .422 .261 .325 99 7.9 0.8 5.3 0.9
2011 FRE AAA 28 28 179.3 6.29 87 .259 .287 .357 .448 .266 .300 106 9.0 0.9 8.1 1.2
2012 SFN MLB 19 0 25.3 5.79 55 .313 .254 .320 .405 .263 .322 93 -3.4 -0.4 -3.5 -0.4
2012 FRE AAA 23 0 32.0 3.38 138 .181 .283 .339 .431 .265 .250 104 7.7 0.8 7.6 0.8
2012 GIA Rk 1 1 1.0 1.85 162 -.009 .299 .357 .565 .329 .000 90 0.6 0.1 0.6 0.1
2013 FRE AAA 9 9 50.7 7.33 46 .247 .273 .342 .425 .275 .216 100 -4.2 -0.4 -3.8 -0.3
2014 GIA Rk 7 0 7.3 3.03 141 .228 .231 .312 .324 .254 .333 100 2.6 0.3 2.6 0.3

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
1998 WMI A 7 13 0 28 28 157.0 184 52 88 13 0% .000 10.5 3.0 0.7 5.0 1.50 4.64 0.0 0.0
1999 WMI A 1 3 0 8 8 47.3 55 16 43 5 0% .000 10.5 3.0 1.0 8.2 1.50 6.28 0.0 0.0
1999 LAK A+ 6 5 0 17 17 91.0 92 47 52 8 0% .000 9.1 4.6 0.8 5.1 1.53 4.05 0.0 0.0
2000 JAX AA 12 9 0 26 26 157.7 150 55 130 12 0% .000 8.6 3.1 0.7 7.4 1.30 3.82 0.0 0.0
2000 LAK A+ 0 1 0 1 1 5.0 2 3 6 0 0% .000 3.6 5.4 0.0 10.8 1.00 1.80 0.0 0.0
2001 TOL AAA 10 11 0 28 27 151.0 203 73 72 22 0% .000 12.1 4.4 1.3 4.3 1.83 5.78 0.0 0.0
2002 DET MLB 0 3 0 3 3 14.0 19 3 7 4 56% .306 12.2 1.9 2.6 4.5 1.57 9.00 -1.6 -0.2
2002 TOL AAA 11 10 0 26 26 158.3 196 38 87 11 0% .336 11.1 2.2 0.6 4.9 1.48 4.72 0.0 0.0
2003 DET MLB 1 1 0 11 4 30.3 37 12 8 4 53% .295 11.0 3.6 1.2 2.4 1.62 7.12 -1.0 -0.1
2003 TOL AAA 11 6 0 21 20 128.0 129 30 58 5 0% .287 9.1 2.1 0.4 4.1 1.24 3.02 0.0 0.0
2004 TOL AAA 7 11 0 22 22 132.7 154 34 86 14 0% .322 10.4 2.3 0.9 5.8 1.42 5.29 0.0 0.0
2006 OMA AAA 2 5 2 31 0 54.1 74 15 23 2 61% .346 12.3 2.5 0.3 3.8 1.65 6.49 2.8 0.3
2008 SLC AAA 12 6 0 22 22 138.0 154 40 77 14 52% .306 10.0 2.6 0.9 5.0 1.41 3.98 14.1 1.4
2008 ANA MLB 0 0 0 7 0 16.0 16 2 4 1 60% .263 9.0 1.1 0.6 2.2 1.12 2.81 -0.1 -0.0
2009 RCU A+ 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 1 2 0 0 75% .250 9.0 18.0 0.0 0.0 3.00 0.00 -0.4 -0.0
2009 ANA MLB 2 3 0 18 6 58.3 84 19 19 4 48% .356 13.0 2.9 0.6 2.9 1.77 5.86 2.4 0.2
2009 SLC AAA 1 2 0 8 5 25.0 24 14 13 2 66% .286 8.6 5.0 0.7 4.7 1.52 3.96 0.3 0.0
2010 ROU AAA 6 12 0 20 19 108.0 134 16 62 11 56% .325 11.2 1.3 0.9 5.2 1.39 5.25 5.3 0.9
2011 FRE AAA 8 12 0 28 28 179.3 202 41 84 19 53% .300 10.1 2.1 1.0 4.2 1.36 4.67 8.1 1.2
2012 GIA Rk 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 0 0 1 0 100% .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 0.00 0.00 0.6 0.1
2012 FRE AAA 4 1 0 23 0 32.0 23 5 22 0 55% .250 6.5 1.4 0.0 6.2 0.88 1.41 7.6 0.8
2012 SFN MLB 1 0 0 19 0 25.3 32 9 9 3 52% .322 11.4 3.2 1.1 3.2 1.62 4.97 -3.5 -0.4
2013 FRE AAA 5 2 0 9 9 50.7 42 18 17 6 51% .216 7.5 3.2 1.1 3.0 1.18 4.09 -3.8 -0.3
2014 GIA Rk 0 0 0 7 0 7.3 7 0 9 0 52% .333 8.6 0.0 0.0 11.0 0.95 2.45 2.6 0.3

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 183 0.5410 0.4481 0.9268 0.6162 0.2500 0.9836 0.7619 0.0732
2009 934 0.5064 0.4387 0.9093 0.6406 0.2278 0.9670 0.7429 0.0907
2012 404 0.5050 0.4615 0.8656 0.6912 0.2250 0.9220 0.6889 0.1344
Career15210.51020.44590.89980.65110.22970.9570.73080.1002

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2013-05-28 2013-09-05 Minors 100 0 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2013-06-11 -
2012-08-07 2012-09-01 15-DL 25 23 - Neck Strain -
2012-06-26 2012-08-02 15-DL 37 30 - Neck Strain - -
2011-07-07 2011-07-14 Minors 7 4 - Not Disclosed - -
2009-05-17 2009-07-11 15-DL 55 49 Right Shoulder Inflammation -
2009-04-29 2009-04-29 DTD 0 0 General Medical Respiratory Flu -
2008-08-29 2008-09-13 15-DL 15 14 Face Surgery Dental 2008-08-31
2008-07-07 2008-07-14 Minors 7 0 Left Hip Inflammation - -
2005-04-07 2005-09-05 Minors 151 142 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2009 HOU $405,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$405,000
1 yrTotal$405,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 115 d1 year (2012)

Details
  • 1 year (2012). Contract purchased by San Francisco 5/11/12. Sent outright to Triple-A by San Francisco 10/12/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Signed by San Francisco 12/3/10.
  • 1 year (2010). Signed by Houston as a free agent 1/18/10 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2009). Re-signed by LA Angels 2/25/09. DFA 8/26/09, sent outright to Triple-A 8/29/09.
  • 1 year (2008). Signed by LA Angels as a free agent 11/13/07 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by LA Angels 8/4/08.
  • Drafted by Detroit 1997 (2-53) (Highland HS, Gilbert, Ari.).

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BP Articles

Shane Loux is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
The Lineup Card: Eight Memorable Final-Week StorylinesBaseball Prospectus2014-09-17
Baseball ProGUESTus: Pitch Types and the Times Through the Order PenaltyMitchel Lichtman2013-11-15
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: My Book Report on a Video of the Longest Home Runs HitSam Miller2013-08-19
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 12, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-12
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 27, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-27
The Week in Quotes: August 6-12Hudson Belinsky2012-08-13
The Week in Quotes: August 6-12Andrew Koo2012-08-13
The Week in Quotes: August 6-12Jonah Birenbaum2012-08-13
The Week in Quotes: August 6-12Matthew Rocco2012-08-13
The Week in Quotes: June 11-17Jonah Birenbaum2012-06-18
The Week in Quotes: June 11-17Matthew Rocco2012-06-18
The Week in Quotes: June 11-17Hudson Belinsky2012-06-18
The Week in Quotes: June 11-17Andrew Koo2012-06-18
The BP First Take: Tuesday, February 21Daniel Rathman2012-02-21
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTeam Health Reports: Houston AstrosWill Carroll2010-03-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: NL KetchupChristina Kahrl2010-01-18
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Waivers Deadline DealingChristina Kahrl2009-08-31
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Junior Circuit JumbleChristina Kahrl2009-08-27
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: AL West RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-08-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: It's a Holliday WeekendChristina Kahrl2009-07-24
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: AL Odds and EndsChristina Kahrl2009-07-16
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Call the DoctorJay Jaffe2009-07-09
Transaction Analysis: AL West MovesChristina Kahrl2009-06-25
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Bleeding BullpensJay Jaffe2009-05-12
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: Outside and Looking InJohn Perrotto2009-05-03
This article requires BP Premium accessReplacement-Level Killers 2009: Murther, Bloody Murther!Ben Lindbergh2009-04-28
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: Cooper's OptimismJohn Perrotto2009-04-19
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: Teach Me LessonsWill Carroll2009-04-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL Roster RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-04-10
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: Changes in Slow MotionJohn Perrotto2009-04-08
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: Let the Games BeginJohn Perrotto2009-04-05
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL RoundupChristina Kahrl2008-08-06
Prospectus Triple Play: Anaheim Angels, Chicago Cubs, Detroit TigersBaseball Prospectus2003-10-28
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: A Shot at HistoryJoe Sheehan2003-09-22
Prospectus Triple Play: Anaheim Angels, Chicago Cubs, Detroit TigersBaseball Prospectus2003-08-28
Prospectus Triple Play: Anaheim Angels, Chicago Cubs, Detroit TigersBaseball Prospectus2003-08-14
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: July 30-31Christina Kahrl2003-08-01
Prospectus Triple Play: Anaheim Angels, Chicago Cubs, Detroit TigersBaseball Prospectus2003-07-31
Prospectus Triple Play: Anaheim Angels, Chicago Cubs, Detroit TigersBaseball Prospectus2003-06-05
Prospectus Triple Play: Anaheim Angels, Chicago Cubs, Detroit TigersBaseball Prospectus2003-04-24
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 17-19, 2003Christina Kahrl2003-03-22
This article requires BP Premium accessTeam Health Reports: Team Health Report: Detroit TigersWill Carroll2003-02-20
Transaction Analysis: September 4-10, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-09-12
Transaction Analysis: March 6-13, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-03-18


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Shane Loux threw 1,595 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2008 and 2013, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2013, he relied primarily on his Sinker (90mph), also mixing in a Slider (82mph) and Change (85mph). He also rarely threw a Curve (76mph) and Fourseam Fastball (92mph).