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Birth Date8-26-1982
Height5' 11"
Weight195 lbs
Age32 years, 2 months, 4 days
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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
2008 COL 25 22 65 56 2 7 2 0 0 9 7 17 1 0 1 2 1 0 .125 .234 .161 .157 -3.5 1.7 -0.2
2009 CHA 26 94 290 255 36 57 11 0 12 104 28 64 4 2 1 32 10 2 .224 .308 .408 .248 6.2 2.3 0.9
2010 CHA 27 24 57 49 3 8 1 0 1 12 7 12 0 0 1 5 0 0 .163 .268 .245 .187 -3.0 -0.9 -0.4
2010 CLE 27 78 306 282 29 66 14 0 13 119 13 75 7 2 2 29 1 2 .234 .283 .422 .247 6.6 -0.3 0.7
2011 TOR 28 46 151 136 15 23 5 1 4 42 12 42 2 1 0 16 4 1 .169 .245 .309 .203 -0.5 3.5 0.3
2012 NYA 29 74 202 177 24 43 13 0 4 68 14 53 2 0 9 18 6 3 .243 .306 .384 .240 2.0 -0.4 0.2
2013 NYA 30 87 303 267 32 63 9 1 3 83 24 80 5 3 4 24 13 1 .236 .308 .311 .237 6.6 6.8 1.5
2014 KCA 31 7 9 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 1 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .057 -1.3 -0.1 -0.2
2014 PHI 31 18 43 39 1 6 0 0 1 9 2 18 1 0 0 2 0 2 .154 .214 .231 .169 -3.0 0.0 -0.3
2014 PIT 31 16 39 36 1 4 0 0 0 4 1 4 1 0 1 1 1 0 .111 .158 .111 .111 -4.1 0.5 -0.4
Career4661465130514327755238450108371239191303611.212.282.345.2266.013.22.0

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
2001 CAS Rk 42 179 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .381 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 ASH A 132 565 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .286 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 VIS A+ 137 635 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .332 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 TUL AA 123 511 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .243 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 TUL AA 131 551 .208 .277 .348 .423 .260 .266 108 -24 12.5 -0.6 17.4 2.6 -6.7 1.1 -6.7 1.1
2006 CSP AAA 103 397 .227 .271 .343 .416 .265 .295 113 -13.7 11.1 -0.5 21.8 3.1 -3.3 1.8 -3.3 1.8
2007 CSP AAA 124 483 .259 .286 .350 .446 .267 .329 116 -0.5 14.5 -0.8 13.0 8.1 23.3 3.5 23.3 3.5
2008 COL MLB 22 65 .157 .254 .322 .394 .256 .179 99 -7.2 1.9 -0.1 1.7 0.7 -3.5 -0.2 -3.5 -0.2
2008 CSP AAA 67 303 .296 .282 .351 .454 .263 .339 121 12.3 9.2 -0.5 -1.9 0.9 21.4 1.9 21.4 1.9
2009 CHA MLB 94 290 .248 .263 .330 .415 .257 .249 106 -3.8 8.3 0.3 2.3 1.5 6.2 0.9 6.2 0.9
2009 BIR AA 3 12 .362 .253 .326 .374 .270 .300 87 1.3 0.3 0.2 0.4 0.0 1.7 0.2 1.7 0.2
2009 CHR AAA 5 24 .347 .239 .318 .381 .243 .450 111 2.3 0.7 0.3 -0.6 0.3 3.2 0.3 3.2 0.3
2010 CHA MLB 24 57 .187 .268 .336 .413 .264 .194 111 -4.3 1.6 0.1 -0.9 0.2 -3.0 -0.4 -3.0 -0.4
2010 CLE MLB 78 306 .247 .259 .322 .404 .254 .270 107 -4.1 8.4 -0.3 -0.3 0.3 6.6 0.7 6.6 0.7
2011 TOR MLB 46 151 .203 .259 .324 .409 .262 .209 108 -8.5 4.1 0.5 3.5 1.6 -0.5 0.3 -0.5 0.3
2011 DUN A+ 3 13 .135 .259 .335 .367 .261 .111 110 -1.8 0.4 -0.1 0.3 0.0 -1.7 -0.1 -1.7 -0.1
2011 LVG AAA 41 182 .272 .288 .355 .440 .263 .305 113 2.5 5.6 0.4 4.1 1.3 12.2 1.6 12.2 1.6
2012 NYA MLB 74 202 .240 .258 .328 .417 .266 .325 103 -4.1 5.5 0.5 -0.4 -1.0 2.0 0.2 2.0 0.2
2012 SWB AAA 8 35 .228 .256 .328 .391 .259 .318 99 -1.3 1.0 0 0.2 -0.3 -0.2 -0.0 -0.2 -0.0
2013 NYA MLB 87 303 .237 .255 .319 .403 .267 .321 100 -6.6 8.0 2.6 6.8 2.7 6.6 1.5 6.6 1.5
2013 TAM A+ 3 11 .141 .252 .296 .416 .255 .111 96 -1.4 0.3 0 -0.3 0.3 -0.7 -0.1 -0.7 -0.1
2013 YAN Rk 1 3 .190 .270 .338 .416 .276 .000 101 -0.2 0.1 0 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.0 -0.1 -0.0
2014 KCA MLB 7 9 .057 .244 .316 .392 .262 .000 102 -1.7 0.2 0 -0.1 0.0 -1.3 -0.2 -1.3 -0.2
2014 PHI MLB 18 43 .169 .259 .320 .397 .266 .250 100 -3.6 1.1 0.2 0.0 -0.2 -3.0 -0.3 -3.0 -0.3
2014 PIT MLB 16 39 .111 .271 .335 .434 .282 .125 101 -5.4 1.0 0 0.5 0.1 -4.1 -0.4 -4.1 -0.4
2014 DUR AAA 55 216 .267 .266 .332 .397 .254 .316 103 1.8 6.5 -1.3 2.0 -3.9 1.7 0.4 1.7 0.4

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
2001 CAS Rk 179 28 45 10 1 5 24 21 43 1 5 .294 .390 .471 .176 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 ASH A 565 73 120 29 2 14 79 62 105 14 5 .246 .340 .400 .154 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 VIS A+ 635 107 158 46 0 21 86 54 131 24 8 .281 .353 .475 .194 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 TUL AA 511 58 97 17 1 14 58 40 101 14 3 .213 .293 .346 .134 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 TUL AA 551 68 118 27 0 11 47 29 92 10 6 .236 .290 .355 .120 .208 -6.7 17.4 1.1
2006 CSP AAA 397 39 90 14 1 2 26 32 61 15 3 .251 .316 .313 .061 .227 -3.3 21.8 1.8
2007 CSP AAA 483 80 128 33 2 11 58 31 79 24 8 .292 .339 .451 .159 .259 23.3 13.0 3.5
2008 CSP AAA 303 63 80 21 2 17 51 27 64 11 5 .303 .375 .591 .288 .296 21.4 -1.9 1.9
2008 COL MLB 65 2 7 2 0 0 2 7 17 1 0 .125 .234 .161 .036 .157 -3.5 1.7 -0.2
2009 BIR AA 12 1 3 0 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 .300 .417 .300 .000 .362 1.7 0.4 0.2
2009 CHR AAA 24 4 9 1 0 0 5 4 0 1 0 .450 .542 .500 .050 .347 3.2 -0.6 0.3
2009 CHA MLB 290 36 57 11 0 12 32 28 64 10 2 .224 .308 .408 .184 .248 6.2 2.3 0.9
2010 CHA MLB 57 3 8 1 0 1 5 7 12 0 0 .163 .268 .245 .082 .187 -3.0 -0.9 -0.4
2010 CLE MLB 306 29 66 14 0 13 29 13 75 1 2 .234 .283 .422 .188 .247 6.6 -0.3 0.7
2011 LVG AAA 182 30 44 12 2 8 29 14 38 3 0 .270 .341 .515 .245 .272 12.2 4.1 1.6
2011 DUN A+ 13 0 1 0 0 0 2 1 3 0 0 .083 .154 .083 .000 .135 -1.7 0.3 -0.1
2011 TOR MLB 151 15 23 5 1 4 16 12 42 4 1 .169 .245 .309 .140 .203 -0.5 3.5 0.3
2012 SWB AAA 35 5 7 4 0 0 4 3 9 0 0 .233 .314 .367 .133 .228 -0.2 0.2 -0.0
2012 NYA MLB 202 24 43 13 0 4 18 14 53 6 3 .243 .306 .384 .141 .240 2.0 -0.4 0.2
2013 TAM A+ 11 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 .100 .182 .200 .100 .141 -0.7 -0.3 -0.1
2013 YAN Rk 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .333 .000 .000 .190 -0.1 -0.1 -0.0
2013 NYA MLB 303 32 63 9 1 3 24 24 80 13 1 .236 .308 .311 .075 .237 6.6 6.8 1.5
2014 DUR AAA 216 25 52 15 1 3 16 20 36 2 2 .272 .340 .408 .136 .267 1.7 2.0 0.4
2014 KCA MLB 9 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 6 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .057 -1.3 -0.1 -0.2
2014 PHI MLB 43 1 6 0 0 1 2 2 18 0 2 .154 .214 .231 .077 .169 -3.0 0.0 -0.3
2014 PIT MLB 39 1 4 0 0 0 1 1 4 1 0 .111 .158 .111 .000 .111 -4.1 0.5 -0.4

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 230 0.5043 0.4541 0.7885 0.5862 0.3158 0.9265 0.5278 0.2115
2009 1149 0.5265 0.4260 0.7853 0.5702 0.2647 0.8696 0.5833 0.2127
2010 1263 0.5471 0.4635 0.7808 0.5904 0.3077 0.8627 0.5909 0.2175
2011 553 0.5190 0.4384 0.7562 0.5714 0.2932 0.8720 0.5128 0.2438
2012 759 0.5336 0.4651 0.7932 0.6198 0.2881 0.8924 0.5490 0.2040
2013 1138 0.5088 0.4723 0.8045 0.6494 0.2880 0.8856 0.6149 0.1955
2014 338 0.4970 0.5237 0.7853 0.6667 0.3824 0.9018 0.5846 0.2147
Career54300.5250.45840.78660.60520.29520.87920.57740.2122

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2013-08-22 2013-09-30 60-DL 39 36 Left Hand Fracture HBP - -
2013-07-02 2013-07-29 15-DL 27 23 Right Thigh Strain Hamstring - -
2012-09-28 2012-10-10 DTD 12 6 Left Hip Strain Hip Flexor - -
2012-04-04 2012-04-20 Minors 16 15 - Not Disclosed - -
2011-07-27 2011-08-05 Minors 9 9 - Not Disclosed - -
2011-04-23 2011-05-16 15-DL 23 21 Left Lower Leg Contusion Shin -
2010-12-09 2010-12-18 WIN 9 0 Head Concussion -
2009-03-27 2009-05-01 15-DL 35 21 Right Thigh Recovery From Strain Quadriceps -
2009-03-18 2009-03-27 Camp 9 0 Right Thigh Strain Quadriceps -
2009-03-04 2009-03-13 Camp 9 0 Right Thigh Strain Quadriceps -
2008-03-19 2008-03-22 Camp 3 0 Low Back Soreness -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 PHI $950,000
2013 NYA $900,000
2011 TOR $438,100
2010 CHA $420,000
2009 CHA $400,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
5 yrPrevious$2,158,100
2011Current$950,000
6 yrPvs + Cur$3,108,100
6 yrTotal$3,108,100

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
4 y 127 d1 year/$0.95M (2014)

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 1/9/14 (minor-league contract). Salary of $0.95M in majors. Acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Tampa Bay 3/28/14. Contract selected by Philadelphia 3/30/14. Sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 5/12/14. Signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 5/17/14 (minor-league contract). Released by Tampa Bay 8/1/14. Signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 8/3/14. Claimed by Kansas City off waivers 8/28/14 after being DFA by Pittsburgh 8/25/14.
  • 1 year/$0.9M (2013). Re-signed by NY Yankees 11/30/12 (avoided arbitration) ($0.3M in minors). DFA by NY Yankees 11/30/12. Contract purchased by NY Yankees 3/29/13. Non-tendered by NY Yankees 12/2/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 11/23/11 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by NY Yankees 5/3/12.
  • 1 year/$0.4381M (2011). Re-signed by Cleveland 2/11. Acquired by Toronto in trade from Cleveland 3/29/11. Refused minor-league assignment by Toronto 10/6/11.
  • 1 year/$0.42M (2010). Re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/10. Claimed by Cleveland off waivers 6/25/10 after being DFA by Chicago White Sox 6/18/10.
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009). Signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 10/28/08.
  • 1 year (2008). Re-signed by Colorado 2/06. DFA by Colorado 4/26/08, sent outright to Triple-A 4/30/08. Contract purchased by Colorado 7/8/08. DFA by Colorado 7/18/08.
  • 1 year (2007). Optioned to Triple-A 3/07.
  • 1 year (2006). Re-signed by Colorado 2/06.
  • 1 year (2005). Contract purchased by Colorado 11/04. Re-signed by Colorado 2/05.
  • Drafted by Colorado 2001 (1s-44) (Midland HS, Texas). $0.925M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .257 .339 .369 .262
11 vs R (Multi) .213 .274 .314 .218
18 Split (Multi) -.044 -.065 -.055 -.043
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.013 -.023 -.037 -.020
30 vs L (2013) .266 .357 .330 .269
31 vs R (2013) .220 .278 .301 .216
38 Split (2013) -.046 -.079 -.029 -.054
39 LgAvg (2013) -.011 -.021 -.036 -.019

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BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2012-07-26 14:00:00 (link to chat)Do the Yankees really need a 3B from elsewhere?
(Alex from Anaheim)
The Yanks will have to overpay to replace A-Rod, and I think other teams know it. Plus, beyond Headley, there's not much 3B talent available, and the asking price for Headley is reportedly too steep, even for the Yanks. New York has enough firepower elsewhere to hold the line with Eric Chavez and Jayson Nix, or they could give Brandon Laird another look if either one falters. Chavez is having a fine year (he's been my AL-only Value Pick for the last few weeks, just as a fill-in) and Nix has flashed the bat now and again (like he did last night against the M's). I would stand pat unless something fantastic comes along. (Michael Street)
2011-03-02 13:00:00 (link to chat)Hi Christine. So why is there generally not much love for Cord Phelps? Most og the mil equivalencies and stuff show him to project out to around a .290/.380/4.40 at his peak, he switch-hits, plays a decent 2B (from what I hear), and has had experience at SS (Stanford) and 3B (AZ fall league). Only about 8 out of 32 ML 2B had OPS above .800 last year. Seems like he could be a beter than average 2B for a number of years. What say you? Thanks.
(jimbeau from LeftCoast)
I'm a bit perplexed by it as well... I mean, really, given that the only thing at stake is finishing in fourth or fifth place, I'd really rather see Phelps at second and Jared Goedert at third than Orlando Cabrera and Jayson Nix. Phelps and Goedert may not have all-star ceilings, but when the alternatives are locks to rank among the worst regulars at their positions, why commit to that? (Christina Kahrl)
2010-10-14 13:00:00 (link to chat)Should the Indians be more resigned (Jayson Nix), hopeful (Cord Phelps), risk-taking (Lonnie Chisenhall), or irrationally imaginative (trade prospects for Chone Figgins + much cash, or Travis Hafner for Figgins straight up) with their third base situation? I am not excited about a potential Brandon Inge Era.
(buffum from Austin TX)
When you are where the Indians are, I think a combination of hopeful and risk-taking is the way to go about things. The last thing we need is to bring Figgins aboard so we can have this conversation again in three years when his contract is expiring. (Marc Normandin)
2008-08-18 13:00:00 (link to chat)Any thoughts on how the Olympic team is doing so far and/or Matt LaPorta getting drilled in the head?
(Steve from ND)
I know they have Jayson Nix playing second base, which makes it hard for me to take the whole thing seriously. (Joe Sheehan)
2008-05-23 13:00:00 (link to chat)how bad must the rest of my nl fantasy team be when i've got furcal, chipper, and berkman but am in 7th place out of 8?
(nicopad from brooklyn)
Jayson Nix-level bad. (Caleb Peiffer)


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