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Eddie McKiernan PD-backs

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 25)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
75.0 5.18 1.44 45 3 4 1 -0.6
Birth Date3-21-1989
Height5' 11"
Weight160 lbs
Age25 years, 7 months, 4 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
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2011
2012
2013
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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
2011 ARK AA 27 20 139.7 5.73 83 .281 .268 .335 .415 .256 .296 101 3.6 0.4 3.6 0.4
2012 ARK AA 18 6 51.7 6.23 48 .291 .264 .330 .399 .268 .317 91 0.8 0.1 0.8 0.1
2012 SLC AAA 13 10 63.7 6.48 77 .290 .285 .347 .434 .271 .350 106 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0
2013 VIS A+ 12 12 77.0 5.10 95 .266 .258 .328 .414 .277 .299 99 7.2 0.7 7.2 0.7

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
2011 ARK AA 9 12 1 27 20 139.7 156 31 93 23 39% .296 10.1 2.0 1.5 6.0 1.34 5.22 3.6 0.4
2012 ARK AA 4 5 2 18 6 51.7 58 19 38 5 35% .317 10.1 3.3 0.9 6.6 1.49 5.05 0.8 0.1
2012 SLC AAA 5 3 0 13 10 63.7 86 20 38 9 40% .350 12.2 2.8 1.3 5.4 1.66 7.35 0.2 0.0
2013 VIS A+ 8 3 0 12 12 77.0 80 20 54 8 39% .299 9.4 2.3 0.9 6.3 1.30 3.51 7.2 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

Year Team Salary

 

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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 4.8 4.2 0.9 31 11 94.1 85 27 56 11 .269 1.19 4.00 4.35 5.3 0.5
80o 4.3 4.1 0.8 29 11 87.3 85 27 52 11 .283 1.28 4.40 4.78 0.6 0.1
70o 4 4 0.7 28 10 82.6 84 27 49 11 .293 1.34 4.69 5.1 -2.4 -0.2
60o 3.7 3.9 0.7 26 10 78.6 83 26 47 11 .301 1.39 4.94 5.37 -4.6 -0.5
50o 3.4 3.9 0.6 25 9 74.9 82 26 45 11 .310 1.45 5.19 5.64 -6.5 -0.7
40o 3.2 3.8 0.6 24 9 71.3 81 26 43 11 .318 1.50 5.43 5.9 -8.1 -0.8
30o 2.9 3.7 0.5 23 8 67.5 80 25 40 11 .326 1.56 5.70 6.19 -9.6 -1.0
20o 2.6 3.6 0.5 21 8 63.2 78 25 38 11 .337 1.63 6.01 6.54 -11.2 -1.1
10o 2.2 3.4 0.4 19 7 57.4 75 24 34 10 .351 1.73 6.46 7.03 -12.8 -1.3
Weighted Mean3.43.80.625974.381264411.3081.435.155.6-6.1-0.6

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
201526661461613914047911940.2961.354.635.039.13.15.91.2-0.2
201627551351210610831711440.3041.324.554.959.22.66.01.2-0.0
201728651411412212335821740.2971.304.374.759.12.66.01.30.2
201829661421412512637821640.2991.304.364.749.12.75.91.20.2
201930651391311611734781540.2991.304.374.759.12.66.01.20.2
202031551371311111132721540.2971.294.314.689.02.65.91.20.3
202132551351210510430691440.2951.284.234.608.92.65.91.20.4
20223354133111009928651340.2941.274.194.568.92.55.91.20.4
2023345413211959527621240.2951.284.234.609.02.65.91.10.3

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
0.41out of baseballout of baseball0.70.12.1

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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Eddie McKiernan threw 128 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2009 and 2012, including pitches thrown in Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2012, he relied primarily on his Sinker (93mph).