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Portrait of Omar Poveda

Omar Poveda PNationals

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2015 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 26)
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Birth Date9-28-1987
Height6' 3"
Weight235 lbs
Age27 years, 11 months, 6 days
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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

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
2006 CLN A 26 26 149.1 167 37 133 12 .000 10.1 2.2 0.7 8.0 0% .340 .000 1.37 3.47 4.89
2006 FRI AA 1 1 5.2 4 5 1 0 .274 80 6.9 8.7 0.0 1.7 41% .235 .329 1.73 5.77 1.73
2007 CLN A 21 21 125.7 94 32 120 10 .258 94 6.7 2.3 0.7 8.6 44% .258 .218 1.00 3.27 2.79
2007 BAK A+ 5 5 28.0 27 13 33 4 .269 102 8.7 4.2 1.3 10.6 38% .315 .273 1.43 4.79 5.14
2008 BAK A+ 17 17 90.7 82 40 97 10 .278 95 8.1 4.0 1.0 9.6 46% .303 .266 1.35 4.52 4.47
2009 FRI AA 22 22 130.3 133 48 73 11 .249 112 9.2 3.3 0.8 5.0 49% .286 .251 1.39 4.43 4.14
2009 OKL AAA 1 1 7.0 5 4 3 0 .268 82 6.4 5.1 0.0 3.9 39% .217 .243 1.29 4.31 5.14
2009 RNG Rk 1 1 3.0 2 0 2 0 .319 110 6.0 0.0 0.0 6.0 67% .222 .142 0.67 3.07 0.00
2009 ARA Wnt 7 3 22.0 25 7 14 2 .000 10.2 2.9 0.8 5.7 0% .311 .000 1.45 4.54 3.27
2011 JAX AA 27 27 156.3 153 54 116 16 .256 105 8.8 3.1 0.9 6.7 52% .286 .254 1.32 4.25 4.32
2012 JAX AA 14 14 70.7 84 23 53 5 .253 100 10.7 2.9 0.6 6.8 56% .342 .283 1.51 3.58 4.71
2012 NWO AAA 12 11 60.7 65 34 61 11 .270 91 9.6 5.0 1.6 9.0 46% .318 .305 1.63 5.74 4.90
2013 GWN AAA 27 25 164.0 154 59 133 12 .252 102 8.5 3.2 0.7 7.3 50% .291 .248 1.30 3.69 3.62
2014 HAR AA 6 6 32.0 36 7 39 6 .262 102 10.1 2.0 1.7 11.0 52% .361 .276 1.34 0.00 5.34
2014 SYR AAA 9 8 42.3 48 17 36 4 .248 98 10.2 3.6 0.9 7.7 43% .338 .278 1.54 0.00 6.38
2014 NAT Rk 4 1 8.3 11 7 8 0 .272 101 11.9 7.6 0.0 8.6 63% .407 .306 2.16 0.00 5.40

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  —  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
2014-06-11 2014-08-19 Minors 69 0 - Not Disclosed -
2010-07-28 2010-10-04 TradedDL 68 62 Right Elbow Recovery From Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2010-03-03 -
2010-03-26 2010-07-28 60-DL 124 100 Right Elbow Recovery From Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2010-03-03
2010-02-26 2010-03-26 Camp 28 0 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2010-03-03
2009-06-10 2009-07-03 Minors 23 0 Left Fingers Not Disclosed -
2008-07-19 2008-07-28 Minors 9 0 Left Fingers Laceration - -
2008-04-16 2008-06-11 Minors 56 0 Right Shoulder Strain -
2006-04-07 2006-04-15 Minors 8 0 Right Hand Contusion - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 0 d1 year (2014)

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 12/19/13 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by Atlanta as a free agent 3/31/13 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2012). Re-signed by Miami 3/2/12. Sent outright to Triple-A by Miami 5/4/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Signed by Florida 3/1/11.
  • 1 year (2010). Re-signed by Texas 2/24/10. Acquired by Florida in trade from Texas 7/28/10 (Jorge Cantu deal).
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009). Contract purchased by Texas 11/20/08. Re-signed by Texas 2/20/09.
  • Signed by Texas 7/04 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela.

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BP Articles

Omar Poveda is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessPunk Hits: Road GamesIan Miller2013-04-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Senior Circuit ShufflingChristina Kahrl2011-03-17
Analyze This: How the Rangers Were Acquired, Part IJesse Behr2010-11-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Tejada and the Cantu SpiritChristina Kahrl2010-07-29
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Tejada and the Cantu SpiritKevin Goldstein2010-07-29
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Rounding Out the ALChristina Kahrl2010-04-26
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: American LeagueChristina Kahrl2010-03-19
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL ActionChristina Kahrl2009-12-13
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Venezuelan Winter League PreviewKevin Goldstein2009-10-09


BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2010-07-29 16:30:00 (link to chat)MLBtraderumors reporting that Cantu to the Rangers for Evan Reed and Omar Poveda is done deal
(Jquinton82 from NY)
Wow, I should have scheduled this chat for an hour later so that I could have looked into some of these trades. Not sure I have a read on this one yet. (Matt Swartz)


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2015, Omar Poveda threw 35 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2014, all of them occuring in Spring Training. In 2014, he relied primarily on his Curve (77mph) and Change (79mph), also mixing in a Sinker (88mph) and Fourseam Fastball (89mph).