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2016 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 27)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
36.7 4.90 1.56 28 2 1 1 -0.2
Birth Date8-8-1988
Height5' 9"
Weight170 lbs
Age28 years, 0 months, 17 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2012
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2015
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DRA-Based WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
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 W L SV 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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2007 ROM A 3 0 2.3 0 0 2 4 0 3 0 .266 98 15.7 0.0 0.0 11.7 50% .500 .316 1.74 0.90 7.83
2007 BRA Rk 3 0 6.0 0 0 0 6 1 8 0 .256 95 9.0 1.5 0.0 12.0 60% .400 .213 1.17 1.28 0.00
2008 ROM A 41 0 57.3 4 4 3 53 23 73 2 .257 99 8.3 3.6 0.3 11.5 62% .352 .249 1.33 2.72 2.83
2009 ROM A 8 0 8.0 0 0 6 2 1 13 0 .261 87 2.2 1.1 0.0 14.6 58% .167 .060 0.38 0.59 0.00
2009 MYR A+ 36 0 51.0 2 3 3 54 32 64 3 .258 96 9.5 5.6 0.5 11.3 53% .375 .285 1.69 3.91 5.47
2010 MYR A+ 20 0 30.0 1 1 5 25 14 44 0 .259 100 7.5 4.2 0.0 13.2 61% .352 .233 1.30 2.07 2.70
2010 MIS AA 25 0 34.7 0 4 0 30 23 49 2 .267 94 7.8 6.0 0.5 12.7 57% .341 .262 1.53 3.39 3.63
2010 PDD Wnt 5 0 6.3 0 1 0 15 7 9 0 .000 21.4 10.0 0.0 12.9 0% .652 .000 3.49 5.31 14.29
2011 MIS AA 52 0 64.3 2 7 11 55 40 71 3 .257 103 7.7 5.6 0.4 9.9 51% .313 .252 1.48 3.80 3.50
2014 LYN A+ 31 0 43.3 2 2 2 48 22 50 1 .257 96 10.0 4.6 0.2 10.4 46% .379 .275 1.62 3.24 5.82
2015 WIL A+ 5 0 7.3 1 0 0 1 4 7 0 .248 93 1.2 4.9 0.0 8.6 50% .071 .122 0.68 2.98 0.00
2015 NWA AA 31 0 38.3 2 0 2 36 19 34 1 .249 101 8.5 4.5 0.2 8.0 47% .321 .258 1.43 3.58 3.76
2016 NWA AA 14 1 23.0 2 2 1 17 13 33 1 .261 101 6.7 5.1 0.4 12.9 37% .314 .231 1.30 2.55 3.13
2016 OMA AAA 16 1 31.7 3 1 0 19 20 39 2 .268 90 5.4 5.7 0.6 11.1 52% .239 .236 1.23 4.17 3.98

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Injury History  —  No longer being updated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
2014-03-31 2014-05-01 Minors 31 0 - Not Disclosed - -
2013-04-05 2013-09-05 Minors 153 0 Right Elbow Recovery From Surgery Tommy John Surgery - -
2012-04-05 2012-09-05 Minors 153 0 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery - -

Compensation

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Details

2016 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 3/15/2015 05:35 ET

PCT W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR BABIP WHIP ERA DRA VORP WARP
90o 2.1 0.9 1.9 42 0 55.4 47 22 43 6 .257 1.24 3.80 4.13 3.9 0.4
80o 1.8 0.7 1.6 37 0 48.8 45 21 38 5 .273 1.34 4.26 4.63 0.8 0.1
70o 1.6 0.6 1.4 33 0 44.1 43 20 34 5 .285 1.42 4.61 5.01 -1.0 -0.1
60o 1.5 0.5 1.2 30 0 40.3 41 19 31 5 .295 1.49 4.91 5.33 -2.2 -0.2
50o 1.3 0.4 1.1 28 0 36.8 39 18 28 5 .304 1.56 5.19 5.64 -3.2 -0.3
40o 1.2 0.4 0.9 25 0 33.4 37 17 26 5 .314 1.63 5.48 5.96 -4.0 -0.4
30o 1 0.3 0.8 23 0 29.9 35 16 23 4 .324 1.71 5.80 6.31 -4.6 -0.5
20o 0.9 0.2 0.6 19 0 25.9 32 15 20 4 .336 1.81 6.19 6.73 -5.1 -0.6
10o 0.7 0.2 0.5 15 0 20.5 27 13 16 3 .352 1.95 6.74 7.33 -5.3 -0.6
Weighted Mean1.30.4127036.03818285.3021.545.145.59-3.0-0.3

2016 Rest-of-Season Forecast

Last Update: 8/25/2016 11:14 ET

PCT W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR BABIP WHIP ERA DRA VORP WARP
90o 2.1 0.9 1.9 42 0 55.5 47 21 42 6 .255 1.23 3.67 3.96 4.0 0.4
80o 1.8 0.8 1.6 37 0 48.8 45 21 37 5 .272 1.34 4.08 4.42 1.2 0.1
70o 1.6 0.6 1.4 33 0 44.1 43 20 34 5 .283 1.42 4.39 4.76 -0.5 -0.1
60o 1.4 0.6 1.2 30 0 40.3 41 19 31 5 .294 1.49 4.66 5.06 -1.7 -0.2
50o 1.3 0.5 1.1 28 0 36.8 39 18 28 5 .303 1.56 4.91 5.34 -2.6 -0.3
40o 1.1 0.4 1 25 0 33.4 37 17 25 5 .313 1.64 5.17 5.63 -3.4 -0.4
30o 1 0.3 0.8 23 0 29.9 35 16 23 4 .323 1.72 5.46 5.94 -4.0 -0.4
20o 0.8 0.3 0.7 19 0 25.9 32 15 20 4 .335 1.82 5.80 6.32 -4.5 -0.5
10o 0.7 0.2 0.5 16 0 20.6 28 13 16 3 .352 1.96 6.29 6.87 -4.8 -0.5
Weighted Mean1.30.51.127036.03818275.3011.544.875.29-2.4-0.3

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
3% 3% 6% 5% 8%

Preseason Long-Term Forecast (Beyond the 2016 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 DRA H/9 BB/9 K/9 HR/9 WARP
20172810128037401932644.3111.614.985.439.84.77.91.5-0.3
20182910128038402033644.3101.594.925.369.64.87.91.4-0.3
20193011129039422034644.3091.594.845.279.74.67.81.4-0.2
20203110128037401933644.3111.584.885.329.64.68.01.4-0.3
20213210126034371729544.3111.574.895.339.74.57.61.3-0.2
20223310124033351628544.3111.564.885.329.64.47.71.4-0.2
20233410124031341527544.3111.564.885.329.84.37.81.4-0.2
20243510122030321425444.3111.554.875.319.74.27.61.2-0.2
20253610121028301424444.3121.574.885.329.64.57.71.3-0.2

Upside By Year

2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 PEAK 5
0.90.51.41.41.60.85.9

Previous Year Preseason Upside By Year

Yr Proj 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 PEAK 5
20150.90.51.41.41.60.85.9

Comparable Players (Similarity Index 92)

Rank Score Name Year Run Average Trend
1 97 Matt German 2011 0.00 DNP
2 96 Judd Songster 2007 0.00 DNP
3 96 Edwin Walker 2011 0.00 DNP
4 96 Chris Cooper 2006 0.00 DNP
5 96 Jumbo Diaz 2011 0.00 DNP
6 96 Joe Torres 2010 0.00 DNP
7 95 Derrick Gordon 2011 0.00 DNP
8 95 Drew Hayes 2015 0.00 DNP
9 95 Ryan Keefer 2009 0.00 DNP
10 94 David Cales 2015 0.00 DNP
11 94 Brennan Garr 2011 0.00 DNP
12 94 Chia-Jen Lo 2013 4.19
13 94 Jordan De Jong 2006 0.00 DNP
14 94 Caleb Graham 2014 0.00 DNP
15 94 Alec Zumwalt 2008 0.00 DNP
16 93 Santiago Ramirez 2006 8.10
17 93 Rafael Martin 2011 0.00 DNP
18 93 John Lujan 2011 0.00 DNP
19 93 Josh Kinney 2006 3.24
20 93 Chris Petrini 2014 0.00 DNP
21 93 Jason Ray 2012 0.00 DNP
22 93 Matthew Hauser 2015 0.00 DNP
23 93 Marcel Prado 2015 0.00 DNP
24 93 Jason Blackey 2010 0.00 DNP
25 93 Ryan Kelly 2015 7.56
26 93 Anthony Tomey 2009 0.00 DNP
27 93 Michael James 2008 0.00 DNP
28 93 Justin Dowdy 2011 0.00 DNP
29 92 Jonathan Ellis 2010 0.00 DNP
30 92 German Melendez 2008 0.00 DNP
31 92 Brett Butts 2013 0.00 DNP
32 92 Adam Carr 2011 0.00 DNP
33 92 Wade Korpi 2013 0.00 DNP
34 92 Jeff Sues 2010 0.00 DNP
35 92 Marquis Fleming 2014 0.00 DNP
36 92 T.J. Large 2010 0.00 DNP
37 92 Daniel Stange 2013 16.20
38 92 Hamilton Bennett 2015 0.00 DNP
39 92 Derrik Lutz 2012 0.00 DNP
40 92 Ryan Doolittle 2015 0.00 DNP
41 92 Ryan Robowski 2015 0.00 DNP
42 92 Edgar Ramirez 2011 0.00 DNP
43 92 Jeff Kennard 2009 0.00 DNP
44 92 Ronald Hill 2010 0.00 DNP
45 92 Jordan Conley 2014 0.00 DNP
46 92 Gabe DeHoyos 2007 0.00 DNP
47 92 Michael Olmsted 2014 0.00 DNP
48 92 Ryan Basner 2009 0.00 DNP
49 92 Daniel Sattler 2011 0.00 DNP
50 92 Rocky Roquet 2010 0.00 DNP
51 92 Joe Testa 2013 0.00 DNP
52 91 Will Startup 2012 0.00 DNP
53 91 Robert Lara 2014 0.00 DNP
54 91 Spencer Steedley 2012 0.00 DNP
55 91 Jay Buente 2011 10.80
56 91 Tony Davis 2015 0.00 DNP
57 91 Stephen Peterson 2015 0.00 DNP
58 91 Kenny Faulk 2014 0.00 DNP
59 91 Jon Hunton 2010 0.00 DNP
60 91 Victor Moreno 2006 0.00 DNP
61 91 Danny Rueckel 2007 0.00 DNP
62 91 Neil Schenk 2013 0.00 DNP
63 91 Francisco Mendoza 2015 0.00 DNP
64 91 Joseph Krebs 2012 0.00 DNP
65 91 Jose Marte 2011 0.00 DNP
66 91 Tim Lahey 2009 0.00 DNP
67 91 Matthew Bischoff 2014 0.00 DNP
68 91 Chris Schroder 2006 6.67
69 91 Josh Perrault 2009 0.00 DNP
70 91 Patrick Ryan 2010 0.00 DNP
71 91 David Johnson 2010 0.00 DNP
72 91 Dumas Garcia 2011 0.00 DNP
73 90 Harvey Garcia 2011 0.00 DNP
74 90 Victor Garate 2012 0.00 DNP
75 90 Mike Bumatay 2007 0.00 DNP
76 90 Scott Roehl 2009 0.00 DNP
77 90 Jose Valdez 2010 0.00 DNP
78 90 Clint Everts 2012 0.00 DNP
79 90 Reid Mahon 2010 0.00 DNP
80 90 Francisco Felix 2011 0.00 DNP
81 90 Mark Lamm 2015 0.00 DNP
82 90 Jeremiah Bayer 2013 0.00 DNP
83 90 Ivan Maldonado 2007 0.00 DNP
84 90 Josh Papelbon 2010 0.00 DNP
85 90 Angel Garcia 2011 0.00 DNP
86 90 Alexis Lara 2014 0.00 DNP
87 90 Tom Boleska 2014 0.00 DNP
88 90 Cody Satterwhite 2014 0.00 DNP
89 90 Paul Phillips 2011 0.00 DNP
90 90 Matt Yourkin 2009 0.00 DNP
91 90 Lee Tabor 2012 0.00 DNP
92 89 Ramon Delgado 2014 0.00 DNP
93 89 Cory Doyne 2009 0.00 DNP
94 89 Hayden Beard 2012 0.00 DNP
95 89 Steve Smith 2013 0.00 DNP
96 89 Casey Weathers 2012 0.00 DNP
97 89 Josh Newman 2009 0.00 DNP
98 89 Jeff Urlaub 2014 0.00 DNP
99 89 Adam Reifer 2013 0.00 DNP
100 89 Matt Wright 2014 0.00 DNP

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Definition of multi-year splits

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2012 Wild, hard-throwing reliever Benino Prunedaís ascent to the majors petered thanks to a decline in velocity and strikeouts.

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  Title Author Date
Future Shock: Atlanta Braves Top 11 ProspectsKevin Goldstein2011-02-08
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Top 11 Review: NL EastKevin Goldstein2010-10-08
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Braves Top 11 ProspectsKevin Goldstein2010-01-21


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2016, Benino Pruneda threw 40 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2010, all of them occuring in Fall/Winter Ball. In 2010, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (94mph) and Slider (83mph), also mixing in a Curve (75mph) and Change (87mph).