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PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
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Birth Date6-13-1990
Height6' 2"
Weight210 lbs
Age26 years, 1 months, 16 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2012
2013
-0.02014
-1.72015
-0.72016
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

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
2014 DET 24 9 12 12 2 3 1 0 0 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 .250 .250 .333 .211 -0.1 -0.3 -0.0
2015 DET 25 114 425 401 32 106 18 5 7 155 16 90 3 1 4 41 0 1 .264 .297 .387 .230 1.2 -17.4 -1.7
2016 DET 26 60 216 198 15 39 3 1 6 62 13 64 1 3 1 25 0 0 .197 .247 .313 .197 -5.3 2.8 -0.3
Career1836536114914822613221291564456611.242.279.362.219-4.1-14.9-2.0

Statistics for All Levels

'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 PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2011 WMI A 9 38 .097 .220 .306 .326 .000 .087 98 -6.6 1.1 0.7 -0.1 -0.2 -5.1 -0.5 -5.1 -0.5
2011 TGR Rk 5 16 .347 .242 .306 .353 .000 .333 102 1.7 0.5 0.3 -0.1 -0.9 1.6 0.1 1.6 0.1
2012 LAK A+ 45 177 .259 .255 .321 .367 .000 .346 107 -0.1 5.3 3.2 1.9 -0.3 8.1 1.0 8.1 1.0
2012 ERI AA 64 230 .177 .254 .321 .376 .000 .240 107 -19.8 6.3 3.8 -2.0 -2.2 -11.8 -1.5 -11.8 -1.5
2012 MSS Wnt 14 43 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .235 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 ERI AA 119 486 .266 .252 .325 .380 .000 .321 99 2.9 13.2 5.3 10.0 -0.5 20.9 3.3 20.9 3.3
2014 DET MLB 9 12 .211 .253 .310 .392 .000 .300 107 -0.6 0.3 0.1 -0.3 0.1 -0.1 -0.0 -0.1 -0.0
2014 TOL AAA 109 460 .262 .264 .331 .402 .000 .355 102 1.2 13.8 6.8 0.4 0.7 22.4 2.3 22.4 2.3
2015 DET MLB 114 425 .230 .252 .312 .398 .000 .325 103 -12.4 11.5 6.9 -17.4 -4.7 1.2 -1.7 1.2 -1.7
2016 DET MLB 60 216 .197 .251 .314 .411 .260 .252 103 -13.3 5.8 3.5 2.8 -1.3 -5.3 -0.3 -5.3 -0.3
2016 TOL AAA 6 27 .201 .281 .353 .442 .283 .125 113 -1.7 0.7 0 -0.3 0.2 -0.7 -0.1 -0.7 -0.1

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
2011 WMI A 38 0 2 1 0 0 1 2 12 0 0 .059 .132 .088 .029 .097 -5.1 -0.1 -0.5
2011 TGR Rk 16 1 5 1 0 1 6 1 1 0 0 .357 .438 .643 .286 .347 1.6 -0.1 0.1
2012 MSS Wnt 43 3 8 0 0 0 3 2 7 0 0 .195 .233 .195 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 ERI AA 230 15 44 12 0 2 19 8 44 2 2 .200 .227 .282 .082 .177 -11.8 -2.0 -1.5
2012 LAK A+ 177 24 46 10 0 0 20 10 29 3 0 .287 .345 .350 .062 .259 8.1 1.9 1.0
2013 ERI AA 486 50 122 30 1 8 54 30 85 3 3 .277 .328 .404 .127 .266 20.9 10.0 3.3
2014 TOL AAA 460 49 123 34 0 7 54 25 90 9 2 .295 .343 .427 .132 .262 22.4 0.4 2.3
2014 DET MLB 12 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 .250 .250 .333 .083 .211 -0.1 -0.3 -0.0
2015 DET MLB 425 32 106 18 5 7 41 16 90 0 1 .264 .297 .387 .122 .230 1.2 -17.4 -1.7
2016 TOL AAA 27 2 2 0 0 0 2 5 6 0 0 .091 .259 .091 .000 .201 -0.7 -0.3 -0.1
2016 DET MLB 216 15 39 3 1 6 25 13 64 0 0 .197 .247 .313 .116 .197 -5.3 2.8 -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 CSAA_CHANCES CSAA_RT
2014 36 0.5556 0.5833 0.6190 0.7000 0.4375 0.7143 0.4286 0.3810 12 -0.005245
2015 1495 0.4756 0.5164 0.7461 0.6667 0.3801 0.8544 0.5738 0.2539 602 0.000098
2016 858 0.5012 0.4557 0.7212 0.5953 0.3154 0.7930 0.5852 0.2788 0 0.000000
Career23890.4860.49560.73520.64160.35770.83020.57570.2648376.9033-0

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

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2016 DET $519,500
2015 DET $507,500
2014 DET $
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$507,500
2011Current$519,500
2 yrPvs + Cur$1,027,000
2 yrTotal$1,027,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 28 dRelativity Baseball1 year/$0.5195M (2016)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.5195M (2016). Contract selected by Detroit 11/20/16. Re-signed by Detroit 2/25/16.
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015). Re-signed by Detroit 2/19/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Contract selected by Detroit 9/1/14.
  • Drafted by Detroit 2011 (2-76) (Arkansas). $0.5779M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .315 .354 .545 .293
11 vs R (Multi) .248 .277 .334 .209
18 Split (Multi) -.067 -.077 -.211 -.084
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.012 -.023 -.032 -.018
30 vs L (2015) .320 .359 .557 .297
31 vs R (2015) .247 .277 .332 .208
38 Split (2015) -.073 -.082 -.224 -.089
39 LgAvg (2015) -.009 -.021 -.026 -.016

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Advanced Catching Metrics

Year Lg Framing Chances CSAA Framing Runs Blocking Chances EPAA Blocking Runs SB Attempts SRAA TRAA Throwing Runs FRAA Adj. FRAA
2011 afx 0 .000 0.0 402 -.002 0.2 18 .012 .004 -0.1 0.1 0.0
2012 afa 0 .000 0.0 1954 -.000 0.2 58 -.051 .002 1.9 2.1 0.0
2012 aax 4505 -.004 -3.0 2734 -.001 1.0 50 -.027 -.004 0.9 -1.1 0.0
2013 aax 6600 .008 9.2 3625 -.000 0.6 67 -.014 -.003 0.7 10.5 0.0
2014 aaa 7226 -.004 -4.9 4093 -.000 0.4 78 -.102 -.000 5.4 1.0 0.0
2014 mlb 147 -.012 -0.2 94 .000 -0.0 3 .020 .001 -0.0 -0.3 0.0
2015 mlb 6885 -.016 -16.6 4235 -.000 0.3 61 -.048 -.004 1.8 -14.5 0.0
2016 mlb 3501 .004 2.3 0 .000 0.0 27 -.097 -.007 1.6 3.9 0.0
2016 aaa 271 -.006 -0.3 0 .000 0.0 4 -.012 -.000 0.0 -0.2 0.0

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