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Portrait of Jose Ortega

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2015 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 25)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date10-12-1988
Height5' 11"
Weight190 lbs
Age26 years, 10 months, 18 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2011
-0.12012
-0.12013
-0.22014
-0.42015
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2012 DET MLB 2 0 2.7 3 1 4 1 .261 106 10.1 3.4 3.4 13.5 38% .286 .351 1.50 6.05 3.38 94 9.46 -0.1
2013 DET MLB 11 0 11.7 10 6 10 2 .257 103 7.7 4.6 1.5 7.7 51% .242 .256 1.37 5.39 3.86 106 4.60 -0.0
2014 DET MLB 1 0 1.3 0 4 1 0 .255 115 0.0 27.0 0.0 6.8 67% .000 .346 3.00 0.00 27.00 113 9.41 -0.1
CareerMLB14015.71311153.2571057.56.31.78.650%.233.2841.536.145.741056.08-0.2

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 GS IP H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2007 VTI Rk 10 0 11.0 9 3 11 1 .000 7.4 2.5 0.8 9.0 0% .250 .000 1.09 4.24 2.45
2008 VET Rk 23 0 45.0 43 15 27 5 .000 8.6 3.0 1.0 5.4 0% .271 .000 1.29 4.66 2.20
2009 ONE A- 25 0 34.0 28 23 32 2 .254 103 7.4 6.1 0.5 8.5 48% .277 .248 1.50 4.31 3.97
2009 MAG Wnt 1 0 1.3 3 2 0 0 .000 20.8 13.8 0.0 0.0 0% .429 .000 3.85 8.30 13.85
2010 WMI A 18 0 25.7 28 17 22 1 .253 104 9.8 6.0 0.4 7.7 52% .338 .264 1.75 4.39 4.55
2010 LAK A+ 10 0 19.0 14 7 20 0 .272 87 6.6 3.3 0.0 9.5 57% .304 .175 1.11 2.59 0.95
2010 ERI AA 15 1 23.7 22 7 19 2 .255 115 8.4 2.7 0.8 7.2 41% .282 .228 1.22 3.87 3.04
2010 MAG Wnt 2 0 1.7 2 1 0 0 .000 10.6 5.3 0.0 0.0 0% .250 .000 1.76 4.74 5.29
2011 TOL AAA 33 0 50.0 61 27 44 7 .252 92 11.0 4.9 1.3 7.9 42% .355 .309 1.76 5.10 6.30
2012 DET MLB 2 0 2.7 3 1 4 1 .261 106 10.1 3.4 3.4 13.5 38% .286 .351 1.50 6.05 3.38
2012 TOL AAA 45 0 62.7 76 51 68 4 .255 98 10.9 7.3 0.6 9.8 51% .393 .308 2.03 4.35 5.74
2012 MAG Wnt 14 0 22.0 27 11 17 2 .000 11.0 4.5 0.8 7.0 0% .343 .000 1.73 4.50 5.32
2013 DET MLB 11 0 11.7 10 6 10 2 .257 103 7.7 4.6 1.5 7.7 51% .242 .256 1.37 5.39 3.86
2013 TOL AAA 40 0 48.3 28 33 56 2 .250 96 5.2 6.1 0.4 10.4 50% .234 .214 1.26 3.54 1.86
2014 DET MLB 1 0 1.3 0 4 1 0 .255 115 0.0 27.0 0.0 6.8 67% .000 .346 3.00 0.00 27.00
2014 TOL AAA 43 1 58.0 50 36 48 4 .254 100 7.8 5.6 0.6 7.4 51% .275 .235 1.48 0.00 3.57
2015 NBR AA 42 0 49.7 45 29 38 3 .253 102 8.2 5.3 0.5 6.9 45% .292 .266 1.49 4.33 4.35

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
2012 52 0.5192 0.4808 0.7600 0.6296 0.3200 0.8824 0.5000 0.2400
2013 198 0.5051 0.3838 0.8026 0.5300 0.2347 0.9057 0.5652 0.1842
2014 36 0.2778 0.2000 0.4286 0.3000 0.1538 0.6667 0.2500 0.5714
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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
2011-04-03 2011-05-17 Minors 44 39 Right Trunk Strain Ribcage -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 49 d1 year (2014)

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Re-signed by Detroit 2/24/14. DFA by Detroit 8/29/14. Sent outright to Triple-A 8/31/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Re-signed by Detroit 2/22/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Re-signed by Detroit 2/14/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Contract purchased by Detroit 11/19/10.
  • Signed 2006 by Detroit as an amateur free agent from Venezuela.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .189 .403 .415 .291
11 vs R (Multi) .220 .418 .288 .282
18 Split (Multi) -.032 -.015 .127 .009
19 LgAvg (Multi) .008 .020 .017 .015
30 vs L (2014) .000 .750 .000 .363
31 vs R (2014) .000 .600 .000 .328
38 Split (2014) .000 .150 .000 .035
39 LgAvg (2014) .007 .019 .010 .013

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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2015, Jose Ortega threw 294 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2012 and 2014, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2014, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (95mph) and Sinker (94mph), also mixing in a Slider (83mph). He also rarely threw a Change (88mph).