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Adrian Nieto C White Sox

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2014 Rest-of-Season Projections (seasonal age 24)
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Birth Date11-12-1989
Height6' 0"
Weight200 lbs
Age24 years, 10 months, 9 days
BatsB
ThrowsR
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WARP Summary

Standard

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 CHA 24 46 114 102 8 25 5 0 2 36 8 36 1 0 3 7 0 1 .245 .306 .353 .243 1.7 0.3 0.2
Career4611410282550236836103701.245.306.353.2431.70.30.2

Advanced

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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
2008 NAT Rk 8 26 .200 .245 .349 .332 .253 .312 106 -1.8 0.8 -0.4 -0.0 -0.2 -2.0 -0.2 -2.0 -0.2
2009 NAT Rk 42 163 .243 .243 .338 .336 .255 .292 109 -3.2 5.3 1.5 -1.0 -3.3 0.7 -0.0 0.7 -0.0
2010 HAG A 60 203 .243 .259 .326 .386 .267 .242 93 -3.6 6.0 3.1 0.9 1.6 4.0 0.5 4.0 0.5
2011 HAG A 27 107 .268 .253 .327 .390 .255 .344 118 0.9 3.1 0.5 -0.1 -1.3 4.1 0.4 4.1 0.4
2011 AUB A- 30 126 .310 .246 .314 .350 .251 .400 98 6.7 3.6 0.9 0.2 -0.6 8.7 0.9 8.7 0.9
2011 POT A+ 2 7 .188 .241 .307 .371 .246 .333 97 -0.6 0.2 0.1 -0.0 -0.1 -0.6 -0.1 -0.6 -0.1
2012 HAG A 70 299 .263 .260 .335 .393 .267 .314 105 1 8.8 4.8 -0.4 1.4 15.6 1.5 15.6 1.5
2012 ESP int 4 20 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .385 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 NAT Rk 8 31 .233 .244 .325 .344 .260 .167 90 -1 1.0 0 -0.1 -0.1 -0.3 -0.0 -0.3 -0.0
2013 POT A+ 110 452 .280 .260 .339 .387 .258 .332 109 10 13.3 4.4 0.9 -0.4 28.9 3.0 28.9 3.0
2013 ESP int 2 6 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2014 CHA MLB 46 114 .243 .255 .314 .395 .261 .359 105 -1.8 2.9 1.8 0.3 -0.2 1.7 0.2 1.7 0.2

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
2008 NAT Rk 26 1 5 3 0 0 3 2 7 0 0 .217 .308 .348 .130 .200 -2.0 -0.0 -0.2
2009 NAT Rk 163 22 31 6 1 0 17 20 30 1 2 .228 .344 .287 .059 .243 0.7 -1.0 -0.0
2010 HAG A 203 23 34 4 0 2 14 23 44 1 0 .195 .287 .253 .057 .243 4.0 0.9 0.5
2011 POT A+ 7 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .200 .333 .200 .000 .188 -0.6 -0.0 -0.1
2011 HAG A 107 17 25 8 1 3 12 9 31 0 0 .255 .318 .449 .194 .268 4.1 -0.1 0.4
2011 AUB A- 126 20 32 5 0 4 22 17 34 2 0 .302 .397 .462 .160 .310 8.7 0.2 0.9
2012 ESP int 20 3 5 2 0 0 1 3 3 0 0 .312 .421 .438 .125 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 HAG A 299 32 66 17 0 6 39 35 64 4 2 .257 .346 .393 .136 .263 15.6 -0.4 1.5
2012 NAT Rk 31 3 4 1 0 1 3 5 7 0 0 .154 .290 .308 .154 .233 -0.3 -0.1 -0.0
2013 POT A+ 452 68 111 29 1 11 53 53 82 4 2 .285 .373 .449 .164 .280 28.9 0.9 3.0
2013 ESP int 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2014 CHA MLB 114 8 25 5 0 2 7 8 36 0 1 .245 .306 .353 .108 .243 1.7 0.3 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
2014 443 0.5214 0.4289 0.7211 0.6017 0.2406 0.7986 0.5098 0.2789
Career4430.52140.42890.72110.60170.24060.79860.50980.2789

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2012-06-06 2012-07-05 Minors 29 26 - Not Disclosed - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 CHA $500,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2011Current$500,000
1 yrTotal$500,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 0 d1 year/$0.5M (2014)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014). Selected by Chicago White Sox from Washington in Rule 5 draft 12/12/13. Re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/1/14.
  • Drafted by Washington 2008 (5-151) (American Heritage HS, Plantation, Fla.). $0.376M signing bonus.

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BP Articles

Adrian Nieto is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessAn Agent's Take: When Post-Draft Negotiations Get StrainedJoshua Kusnick2014-06-06
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Weekend Wrap-UpDaniel Rathman2014-04-07
This article requires BP Premium accessAn Agent's Take: Spring Training from the Agent's PerspectiveJoshua Kusnick2014-04-03
Framing the Future: Catcher Framing Projections for 2014Harry Pavlidis2014-03-31
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: The Mystery Men of Opening DayR.J. Anderson2014-03-31
This article requires BP Premium accessRumor Roundup: Examining the MarketDaniel Rathman2014-02-06
This article requires BP Premium accessAn Agent's Take: Navigating Free AgencyJoshua Kusnick2014-01-30
This article requires BP Premium accessAn Agent's Take: An Agent's Winter Meetings JournalJoshua Kusnick2013-12-27
This article requires BP Premium accessRule 5 Draft Recap: Scouting the PicksJeff Moore2013-12-13
This article requires BP Premium accessRule 5 Draft Recap: Scouting the PicksBP Prospect Staff2013-12-13
An Agent's Take: Approaching the OffseasonJoshua Kusnick2013-11-14
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of August 25Kevin Goldstein2011-08-26
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of July 21Kevin Goldstein2011-07-22
Future Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of July 6Kevin Goldstein2011-07-07
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of June 27Kevin Goldstein2011-06-28


BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2014-09-17 14:00:00 (link to chat)Do you still represent Adrian Nieto? I remember you speaking about him on Up & In. How did he handle switching organizations?
(AJ from Phoenix)
Yes I do. It was a shock that he was not protected and an even bigger shock he went rule 5. The sox were in constant communication with him all off season and because of all the work he put in before spring he was able to get a leg up on things coming into spring and as we have witnessed, he was able to become the first rule 5 catcher to stick since 07 I think. (Joshua Kusnick)


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Advanced Catching Metrics

Year Framing Chances Extra Strikes Framing Runs Framing Runs per 7000 Blocking Chances PB/WP Saved Blocking Runs Blocking Runs per 7000 Total Receiving Runs Total Receiving Runs per 7000
2014 2581 -18 -2.2 -6.1 1440 -2.2 -0.6 -3.0 -2.9 -9.1

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