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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 28)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
37.0 4.18 1.31 26 3 2 0 0.2
Birth Date9-13-1985
Height6' 6"
Weight205 lbs
Age29 years, 1 months, 8 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
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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
2007 HAG A 4 4 20.7 6.08 87 .197 .265 .339 .401 .258 .190 114 1.2 0.1 1.2 0.1
2007 POT A+ 3 3 10.7 6.71 56 .338 .258 .332 .380 .253 .400 97 -1.0 -0.1 -1.0 -0.1
2007 NAT Rk 3 3 9.0 3.66 136 .084 .275 .357 .392 .276 .095 120 2.6 0.2 2.6 0.2
2008 HAG A 22 21 107.0 4.04 117 .280 .257 .329 .381 .262 .361 109 22.8 2.4 22.8 2.4
2009 POT A+ 15 14 88.3 4.03 112 .208 .258 .330 .378 .259 .267 102 13.0 1.3 13.0 1.3
2009 HAR AA 9 9 48.0 3.18 121 .215 .249 .328 .368 .258 .281 91 9.0 0.9 8.9 0.9
2010 HAR AA 6 6 30.7 3.85 119 .203 .245 .312 .380 .241 .267 105 6.6 0.7 7.9 1.0
2011 AUB A- 2 2 6.7 3.65 118 .182 .238 .312 .326 .252 .238 96 1.2 0.1 1.2 0.1
2011 HAR AA 6 6 36.3 2.93 125 .217 .261 .327 .393 .274 .333 82 7.2 0.7 7.3 0.8
2011 SYR AAA 17 16 95.7 3.94 115 .257 .257 .322 .396 .250 .343 96 13.0 1.2 12.8 1.2
2012 TAM A+ 1 0 1.7 12.56 -58 .525 .239 .308 .344 .234 .583 109 -1.8 -0.2 -1.8 -0.2
2013 NAT Rk 2 2 5.0 3.80 127 .138 .237 .311 .321 .234 .200 105 1.0 0.1 1.0 0.1
2014 HAR AA 6 6 24.0 6.63 53 .359 .267 .327 .384 .263 .385 102 -2.2 -0.2 -2.1 -0.2

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
2007 POT A+ 0 0 0 3 3 10.7 15 9 7 1 53% .400 12.6 7.6 0.8 5.9 2.24 5.05 -1.0 -0.1
2007 NAT Rk 0 0 0 3 3 9.0 2 0 9 0 52% .095 2.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 0.22 0.00 2.6 0.2
2007 HAG A 1 1 0 4 4 20.7 13 8 9 1 62% .190 5.7 3.5 0.4 3.9 1.01 0.43 1.2 0.1
2008 HAG A 9 7 0 22 21 107.0 129 34 94 8 46% .361 10.9 2.9 0.7 7.9 1.52 4.79 22.8 2.4
2009 POT A+ 6 2 0 15 14 88.3 71 21 65 1 53% .267 7.2 2.1 0.1 6.6 1.04 1.43 13.0 1.3
2009 HAR AA 5 1 0 9 9 48.0 40 11 43 2 42% .281 7.5 2.1 0.4 8.1 1.06 2.25 8.9 0.9
2010 HAR AA 1 0 0 6 6 30.7 23 7 35 3 56% .267 6.7 2.1 0.9 10.3 0.98 1.47 7.9 1.0
2011 SYR AAA 6 5 0 17 16 95.7 110 15 74 8 44% .343 10.3 1.4 0.8 7.0 1.31 3.48 12.8 1.2
2011 AUB A- 0 0 0 2 2 6.7 5 0 4 0 38% .238 6.8 0.0 0.0 5.4 0.75 2.70 1.2 0.1
2011 HAR AA 3 2 0 6 6 36.3 35 0 38 2 47% .333 8.7 0.0 0.5 9.4 0.96 2.48 7.3 0.8
2012 TAM A+ 0 1 0 1 0 1.7 8 0 0 1 15% .583 43.2 0.0 5.4 0.0 4.80 37.80 -1.8 -0.2
2013 NAT Rk 0 0 0 2 2 5.0 3 1 2 0 47% .200 5.4 1.8 0.0 3.6 0.80 0.00 1.0 0.1
2014 HAR AA 1 4 0 6 6 24.0 39 13 11 4 44% .385 14.6 4.9 1.5 4.1 2.17 7.12 -2.1 -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

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-04-03 2014-05-07 Minors 34 0 - Not Disclosed - -
2012-03-26 2012-10-19 60-DL 207 162 Right Shoulder Cartilage Injury Labrum - -
2011-07-01 2011-08-01 Minors 31 28 - Not Disclosed - -
2010-06-04 2010-09-12 Minors 100 0 Left Ankle Soreness -
2009-12-01 2009-12-01 Minors 0 0 Left Foot Surgery -
2009-07-14 2009-07-23 Minors 9 0 Left Foot Soreness -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2012 NYA $480,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$480,000
1 yrTotal$480,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 0 d1 year/$0.48M (2012)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012). Selected by NY Yankees from Washington in Rule 5 draft 12/8/11. Returned by NY Yankees to Washington 10/31/12.
  • Drafted by Washington 2007 (5-160) (Loyola Marymount). $0.1458M signing bonus.

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 3.7 2.8 0 11 11 55.0 47 11 38 5 .276 1.06 3.08 3.35 11.0 1.1
80o 3.2 2.7 0 9 9 48.6 45 11 34 4 .292 1.14 3.46 3.76 7.2 0.7
70o 2.8 2.5 0 8 8 44.1 43 10 31 4 .303 1.20 3.73 4.05 5.0 0.5
60o 2.5 2.4 0 8 8 40.4 41 10 28 4 .313 1.26 3.96 4.31 3.3 0.3
50o 2.2 2.3 0 7 7 37.0 39 9 26 4 .322 1.31 4.19 4.55 2.0 0.2
40o 2 2.2 0 6 6 33.6 37 9 24 4 .331 1.36 4.42 4.8 0.9 0.1
30o 1.7 2 0 6 6 30.1 35 8 21 3 .340 1.42 4.66 5.07 -0.1 -0.0
20o 1.5 1.8 0 5 5 26.1 31 7 18 3 .352 1.49 4.96 5.39 -1.0 -0.1
10o 1.1 1.5 0 4 4 20.8 27 6 15 3 .368 1.59 5.37 5.84 -1.8 -0.2
Weighted Mean2.22.207736.2389254.3191.304.164.522.10.2

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
10% 14% 1% 10% 14%

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
201529101003131196204451442045.3211.273.964.319.42.16.60.91.3
2016309902828174178401251845.3151.253.884.229.22.16.50.91.4
2017317702323134142301011445.3301.294.074.439.62.06.80.90.8
201832780232313714232991445.3181.273.964.309.32.16.50.91.0
201933770222213013430931445.3181.263.974.319.32.16.51.00.9
202034770212112512928901345.3191.263.934.289.32.06.50.91.0
202135660202011612126841245.3191.263.944.289.42.06.50.90.9
202236660191911011425801245.3201.263.914.259.32.06.51.00.9
202337660181810510924751145.3191.273.944.289.32.16.40.90.8

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
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Rank Score Name Year Run Average Trend
1 91 Andrew Baldwin 2011 0.00 DNP
2 90 Eric Hacker 2011 1.69
3 89 Kevin Pucetas 2013 0.00 DNP
4 88 Brandon Dickson 2013 0.00 DNP
5 88 Eddie Gamboa 2013 0.00 DNP
6 87 Matt Wright 2010 0.00 DNP
7 87 Fabio Castro 2013 0.00 DNP
8 87 Timothy Bascom 2013 0.00 DNP
9 87 Michael Madsen 2011 0.00 DNP
10 87 Steven Wright 2013 5.40
11 87 Tom Cochran 2011 0.00 DNP
12 87 Randy Boone 2013 0.00 DNP
13 86 Brad Mills 2013 0.00 DNP
14 86 Thad Weber 2013 3.00
15 86 Mario Santiago 2013 0.00 DNP
16 86 Miguel Gonzalez 2012 3.25
17 86 Dave McKae 2010 0.00 DNP
18 86 Robert Ray 2012 0.00 DNP
19 86 Daniel Davidson 2009 5.40
20 85 Matt Klinker 2013 0.00 DNP
21 85 Will Savage 2013 0.00 DNP
22 85 Ben Jukich 2011 0.00 DNP
23 84 Jeff Mandel 2013 0.00 DNP
24 84 Chris Seddon 2012 3.93
25 84 Chad Beck 2013 0.00 DNP
26 84 Blake Johnson 2013 0.00 DNP
27 84 Chance Chapman 2012 0.00 DNP
28 84 Matt Bruback 2007 0.00 DNP
29 84 Patrick Stanley 2011 0.00 DNP
30 84 Wirfin Obispo 2013 0.00 DNP
31 84 Brad Ziegler 2008 1.21
32 84 Kevin Mulvey 2013 0.00 DNP
33 84 Heath Phillips 2010 0.00 DNP
34 83 Erik Arnesen 2012 0.00 DNP
35 83 Ramon A. Ramirez 2011 0.00 DNP
36 83 Nic Ungs 2008 0.00 DNP
37 83 Jack Egbert 2011 0.00 DNP
38 83 Philip Humber 2011 3.92
39 83 Chris Narveson 2010 5.15
40 83 Gary Moran 2013 0.00 DNP
41 83 Eddie Bonine 2009 4.98
42 83 Josh Muecke 2010 0.00 DNP
43 83 Andrew Kown 2011 0.00 DNP
44 83 Rick VandenHurk 2013 0.00 DNP
45 83 Ronald Bay 2012 0.00 DNP
46 82 Chris Cody 2012 0.00 DNP
47 82 Scott Carroll 2013 0.00 DNP
48 82 Adrian Alaniz 2012 0.00 DNP
49 82 Austin Bibens-Dirkx 2013 0.00 DNP
50 82 Justin Mallett 2010 0.00 DNP
51 82 Dusty Hughes 2010 4.47
52 82 Ryan Ketchner 2010 0.00 DNP
53 82 Chad Reineke 2010 0.00 DNP
54 82 David Pauley 2011 3.28
55 82 Toru Murata 2013 0.00 DNP
56 82 Tom Wilhelmsen 2012 2.72
57 82 Anthony Lerew 2011 0.00 DNP
58 82 Davis Romero 2011 0.00 DNP
59 82 Rowdy Hardy 2011 0.00 DNP
60 82 Steve Watkins 2007 0.00 DNP
61 82 Brad Knox 2010 0.00 DNP
62 82 Graham Taylor 2012 0.00 DNP
63 82 Sergio Perez 2013 0.00 DNP
64 81 Scot Drucker 2010 0.00 DNP
65 81 Jeff Manship 2013 7.34
66 81 Brooks Brown 2013 0.00 DNP
67 81 Graham Godfrey 2013 0.00 DNP
68 81 Richie Gardner 2010 0.00 DNP
69 81 Brian Baker 2011 0.00 DNP
70 81 Kendy Batista 2010 0.00 DNP
71 81 Darin Downs 2013 5.35
72 81 J.R. Mathes 2010 0.00 DNP
73 81 Brandon Hynick 2013 0.00 DNP
74 81 Sam LeCure 2012 3.45
75 81 Jeremy Johnson 2011 0.00 DNP
76 81 Jack Cassel 2009 0.00 DNP
77 81 Shane Komine 2009 0.00 DNP
78 81 Jesus A. Castillo 2012 0.00 DNP
79 81 Marco Estrada 2012 4.03
80 81 Steven Kelly 2008 0.00 DNP
81 81 Ryan Edell 2012 0.00 DNP
82 81 Josh Butler 2013 0.00 DNP
83 81 Josh Sullivan 2013 0.00 DNP
84 80 Jorge De Paula 2007 0.00 DNP
85 80 Mike Ekstrom 2012 6.32
86 80 Jeff Fulchino 2008 9.64
87 80 Enrique Gonzalez 2011 10.00
88 80 Mike Ballard 2012 0.00 DNP
89 80 Joe Martinez 2011 0.00 DNP
90 80 Dave Gassner 2007 0.00 DNP
91 80 Frank Herrmann 2012 2.33
92 80 Heath Totten 2007 0.00 DNP
93 80 J.D. Durbin 2010 0.00 DNP
94 80 Justin Hampson 2008 3.23
95 80 Ismael Ramirez 2009 0.00 DNP
96 80 J.D. Martin 2011 0.00 DNP
97 80 Doug Mathis 2011 0.00 DNP
98 80 Cha Seung Baek 2008 4.91
99 80 Cory Luebke 2013 0.00 DNP
100 80 Cesar Ramos 2012 2.10

Platoon

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BP Annual Player Comments

YearComment
2011 A big strike-thrower with a nifty slider, Brad Meyers missed most of 2010 with complications from pre-season foot surgery, but bears watching as he comes back.

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This article requires BP Premium accessPlayoff Prospectus: Postseason Collateral DamageCorey Dawkins2012-10-06


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