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2014 Rest-of-Season Projections (seasonal age 26)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
0.3 4.33 1.44 0 0 0 0 0.0
Birth Date11-6-1987
Height6' 0"
Weight200 lbs
Age26 years, 11 months, 19 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
2011
2012
-0.32013
0.92014
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WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G GS IP IP-SP IP-RP W L SV BS QS BQS PA H R ER HR TB BB UBB HBP SO ERA FIP FRA VORP WARP
2013 ANA 25 16 0 15.0 0.0 15.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 72 16 9 7 2 27 10 8 0 14 4.20 4.94 5.15 0.1 0.0
2013 ATL 25 3 0 6.7 0.0 6.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 31 8 6 6 4 22 3 3 0 6 8.10 10.37 9.88 -3.2 -0.3
2014 ANA 26 30 6 56.0 19.0 37.0 3 2 0 0 0 0 225 42 17 16 5 65 17 16 0 57 2.57 3.20 3.43 8.4 0.9
Career49677.719.058.74301003286632291111430270773.364.154.295.20.6

Advanced

'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 FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2006 BRA Rk 3 1 7.0 8.32 40 .301 .257 .327 .349 .259 .304 110 -1.0 -0.1 -1.0 -0.1
2008 BRA Rk 4 1 5.7 12.57 -50 .268 .256 .322 .366 .228 .231 108 1.0 0.1 1.0 0.1
2009 DNV Rk 13 6 51.7 4.41 93 .230 .257 .335 .378 .257 .262 86 4.2 0.4 4.2 0.4
2010 ROM A 20 12 83.0 4.45 93 .264 .261 .329 .383 .272 .291 93 6.3 0.6 6.3 0.6
2010 MYR A+ 8 8 41.3 5.21 84 .264 .262 .334 .387 .252 .278 100 0.5 0.0 0.5 0.0
2011 LYN A+ 7 7 26.7 5.89 79 .298 .250 .318 .377 .250 .371 103 -1.1 -0.1 -1.1 -0.1
2011 BRA Rk 1 0 0.7 1.25 173 .424 .266 .324 .389 .249 1.000 96 0.5 0.1 0.5 0.1
2012 MIS AA 50 0 58.7 3.74 109 .245 .254 .329 .374 .257 .284 94 6.0 0.6 6.2 0.8
2012 PDD Wnt 10 0 14.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .318 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 ANA MLB 16 0 15.0 5.15 77 .311 .251 .317 .401 .270 .304 97 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0
2013 ATL MLB 3 0 6.7 9.88 -40 .390 .238 .305 .393 .258 .222 102 -3.2 -0.3 -3.2 -0.3
2013 GWN AAA 37 0 36.7 3.50 122 .195 .255 .334 .395 .260 .240 103 6.4 0.7 6.4 0.7
2013 SLC AAA 9 0 9.7 4.32 122 .185 .276 .345 .418 .266 .222 112 1.5 0.2 1.5 0.2
2014 ANA MLB 30 6 56.0 3.43 113 .223 .256 .316 .396 .267 .253 95 8.4 0.9 8.4 0.9
2014 SLC AAA 22 0 28.0 5.05 108 .234 .281 .346 .448 .268 .259 106 3.1 0.3 3.1 0.3

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR GB% BABIP H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 WHIP ERA VORP WARP
2006 BRA Rk 0 0 0 3 1 7.0 7 5 3 0 35% .304 9.0 6.4 0.0 3.9 1.71 9.00 -1.0 -0.1
2008 BRA Rk 0 0 1 4 1 5.7 4 1 9 1 43% .231 6.3 1.6 1.6 14.2 0.88 0.00 1.0 0.1
2009 DNV Rk 4 2 1 13 6 51.7 34 26 57 1 47% .262 5.9 4.5 0.2 9.9 1.16 3.48 4.2 0.4
2010 MYR A+ 0 3 0 8 8 41.3 38 18 30 3 47% .278 8.3 3.9 0.7 6.5 1.36 3.27 0.5 0.0
2010 ROM A 6 6 1 20 12 83.0 77 29 72 6 42% .291 8.3 3.1 0.7 7.8 1.28 3.14 6.3 0.6
2011 BRA Rk 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 2 1 2 0 0% 1.000 27.0 13.5 0.0 27.0 4.50 27.00 0.5 0.1
2011 LYN A+ 1 5 0 7 7 26.7 28 12 40 5 42% .371 9.4 4.0 1.7 13.5 1.50 7.09 -1.1 -0.1
2012 PDD Wnt 0 0 0 10 0 14.3 18 6 13 4 0% .318 11.3 3.8 2.5 8.2 1.67 7.53 0.0 0.0
2012 MIS AA 3 5 7 50 0 58.7 45 32 62 3 37% .284 6.9 4.9 0.5 9.5 1.31 3.68 6.2 0.8
2013 GWN AAA 3 1 14 37 0 36.7 20 22 48 2 42% .240 4.9 5.4 0.5 11.8 1.15 1.72 6.4 0.7
2013 ANA MLB 1 1 0 16 0 15.0 16 10 14 2 33% .304 9.6 6.0 1.2 8.4 1.73 4.20 0.1 0.0
2013 ATL MLB 0 0 0 3 0 6.7 8 3 6 4 27% .222 10.8 4.0 5.4 8.1 1.65 8.10 -3.2 -0.3
2013 SLC AAA 1 1 3 9 0 9.7 6 5 8 0 41% .222 5.6 4.7 0.0 7.4 1.14 2.79 1.5 0.2
2014 ANA MLB 3 2 0 30 6 56.0 42 17 57 5 39% .253 6.8 2.7 0.8 9.2 1.05 2.57 8.4 0.9
2014 SLC AAA 2 1 2 22 0 28.0 23 16 24 2 43% .259 7.4 5.1 0.6 7.7 1.39 4.18 3.1 0.3

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
2013 399 0.4687 0.4762 0.7263 0.7005 0.2783 0.8244 0.5085 0.2684
2014 879 0.4846 0.4721 0.7464 0.5986 0.3510 0.8039 0.6541 0.2536
Career12780.47960.47340.74010.63040.32830.81030.60860.2582

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2011-05-23 2011-09-06 Minors 106 94 - Not Disclosed - -
2011-04-21 2011-05-03 Minors 12 11 Not Disclosed -
2010-06-17 2010-08-28 Minors 72 0 Right Shoulder Surgery -
2007-06-05 2007-09-05 Minors 92 0 - Not Disclosed - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 ANA $
2013 ANA $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 51 d1 year/$501,250 (2014)

Details
  • 1 year/$501,250 (2014). Re-signed by LA Angels 3/4/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Contract purchased by Atlanta 11/20/12. Re-signed by Atlanta 2/27/13. Acquired by LA Angels in trade from Atlanta 7/29/13.
  • Drafted by Atlanta 2006 (1s-38) (Russell County HS, Seale, Ala.). $0.9M signing bonus.

2014 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 3/11/2014 05:35 ET

PCT W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR BABIP WHIP ERA FRA VORP WARP
90o 0 0 0 0 0 47.8 39 21 40 5 .254 1.26 3.65 3.96 0.0 0.0
80o 0 0 0 0 0 41.8 36 20 35 5 .269 1.35 4.09 4.45 0.0 0.0
70o 0 0 0 0 0 37.6 35 19 32 4 .279 1.43 4.42 4.8 0.0 0.0
60o 0 0 0 0 0 34.1 33 18 29 4 .288 1.50 4.71 5.12 0.0 0.0
50o 0 0 0 0 0 30.9 31 17 26 4 .297 1.56 4.98 5.41 0.0 0.0
40o 0 0 0 0 0 27.8 29 16 23 4 .305 1.63 5.26 5.71 0.0 0.0
30o 0 0 0 0 0 24.6 27 15 21 3 .315 1.70 5.56 6.04 0.0 0.0
20o 0 0 0 0 0 20.9 24 13 18 3 .326 1.79 5.92 6.44 0.0 0.0
10o 0 0 0 0 0 16.0 20 11 14 2 .341 1.91 6.44 7 0.0 0.0
Weighted Mean0000030.23017254.2951.544.945.370.00.0

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
21% 33% 1% 17% 37%

Long-Term Forecast (Beyond the 2014 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 FRA H/9 BB/9 K/9 HR/9 WARP
20152721039041432236539.3091.575.035.479.44.87.81.1-0.2
20162821041044422237539.2891.474.635.038.74.57.61.0-0.0
20172921044047442342539.2911.444.324.708.54.48.11.00.1
20183021044046442341539.2891.454.344.718.54.58.01.00.1
20193121042044432138539.2921.454.374.758.84.37.81.00.1
20203221039042411935539.2921.444.374.758.94.17.61.10.1
20213321038040391833539.2911.444.334.708.84.17.51.10.1
20223421036039371733539.2911.404.264.638.64.07.71.20.1
20233521034036351631439.2921.404.254.628.74.07.71.00.1

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
3.52.91.20.41.52.79.4

Comparable Players (Similarity Index 85)

Rank Score Name Year Run Average Trend
1 93 Mike Dunn 2011 4.00
2 90 Andrew Brown 2007 4.54
3 90 Jeff Sues 2009 0.00 DNP
4 90 Sean Watson 2012 0.00 DNP
5 90 Wilkin De La Rosa 2011 0.00 DNP
6 89 Clint Everts 2011 0.00 DNP
7 89 Chris Nicoll 2010 0.00 DNP
8 89 Anthony Varvaro 2011 2.62
9 89 Francisco Rosario 2007 5.47
10 88 Gregory Reinhard 2010 0.00 DNP
11 88 Jhonny Nunez 2012 0.00 DNP
12 88 Arnie Munoz 2008 0.00 DNP
13 88 Victor Garate 2011 0.00 DNP
14 88 Dan Cevette 2010 0.00 DNP
15 87 Joel Carreno 2013 0.00 DNP
16 87 Jon Huber 2008 0.00 DNP
17 87 Ramon A. Ramirez 2009 3.65
18 87 Nate Jones 2012 2.39
19 87 Dustin Richardson 2010 4.15
20 87 Eammon Portice 2011 0.00 DNP
21 87 Daniel Haigwood 2010 0.00 DNP
22 87 Joe Bisenius 2009 0.00 DNP
23 87 Josh Zeid 2013 3.90
24 87 Ronald Uviedo 2013 0.00 DNP
25 86 Jose Veras 2007 5.79
26 86 Kyler Newby 2011 0.00 DNP
27 86 Brian Burres 2007 6.02
28 86 Marco Albano 2010 0.00 DNP
29 86 Cole McCurry 2012 0.00 DNP
30 86 Ruben Flores 2010 0.00 DNP
31 85 Andy Graham 2010 0.00 DNP
32 85 Steven Shell 2009 5.40
33 85 Lance Sewell 2012 0.00 DNP
34 85 Eddie Degerman 2010 0.00 DNP
35 85 Rob Musgrave 2012 0.00 DNP
36 85 Leuris Gomez 2013 0.00 DNP
37 85 Devon Lowery 2009 0.00 DNP
38 85 Jarod Plummer 2010 0.00 DNP
39 85 Mike Fiers 2011 0.00
40 85 Brett Hunter 2013 0.00 DNP
41 85 Jake Diekman 2013 3.52
42 85 Jermaine Van Buren 2007 0.00 DNP
43 85 Chris Saenz 2008 0.00 DNP
44 85 Alex Maestri 2011 0.00 DNP
45 84 Yunior Novoa 2011 0.00 DNP
46 84 Eric Krebs 2011 0.00 DNP
47 84 Deunte Heath 2012 4.50
48 84 Bryan Price 2013 0.00 DNP
49 84 Patrick Overholt 2010 0.00 DNP
50 84 Justin Thomas 2010 6.23
51 84 J.A. Happ 2009 2.98
52 84 Dan Meyer 2008 9.11
53 84 Noel Castillo 2010 0.00 DNP
54 84 B.J. Rosenberg 2012 6.12
55 84 David Patton 2010 0.00 DNP
56 84 Tyler Johnson 2007 4.50
57 84 Seth Garrison 2012 0.00 DNP
58 84 Jeremy McBryde 2013 0.00 DNP
59 84 Jesse English 2011 0.00 DNP
60 84 Tyler Norrick 2010 0.00 DNP
61 84 Jeremy Horst 2012 2.30
62 83 Pedro Liriano 2007 0.00 DNP
63 83 Wade Korpi 2012 0.00 DNP
64 83 Josh Wall 2013 18.00
65 83 Darin Downs 2011 0.00 DNP
66 83 Juan Abreu 2011 2.70
67 83 Mauro Zarate 2009 0.00 DNP
68 83 Paul Phillips 2010 0.00 DNP
69 83 Thomas Diamond 2009 0.00 DNP
70 83 Greg Wilborn 2013 0.00 DNP
71 83 Roque Mercedes 2013 0.00 DNP
72 83 Jason Miller 2009 0.00 DNP
73 83 Blake Martin 2012 0.00 DNP
74 83 Justin Echols 2007 0.00 DNP
75 83 Matt Wright 2013 0.00 DNP
76 83 Brett Evert 2007 0.00 DNP
77 83 Corey Frerichs 2012 0.00 DNP
78 83 Alan DeRatt 2012 0.00 DNP
79 83 Luis Ramirez 2008 0.00 DNP
80 83 Jeff Beliveau 2013 0.00
81 82 Adam Carr 2010 0.00 DNP
82 82 Brandon Gomes 2011 3.65
83 82 Santiago Casilla 2007 4.44
84 82 Shawn Griffith 2013 0.00 DNP
85 82 Tony Watson 2011 3.95
86 82 Mike Colla 2013 0.00 DNP
87 82 Carlos Guevara 2008 6.57
88 82 Armando Galarraga 2008 4.18
89 82 Philip Humber 2009 8.00
90 82 Ryan Dennick 2013 0.00 DNP
91 82 John Axford 2009 3.52
92 82 Francisco Cruceta 2008 6.17
93 82 Taylor Wilding 2011 0.00 DNP
94 82 L.J. Gagnier 2011 0.00 DNP
95 82 George Kontos 2011 3.00
96 82 Erick Abreu 2010 0.00 DNP
97 82 Matt Peterson 2008 0.00 DNP
98 82 Travis Chick 2010 0.00 DNP
99 82 Henry Villar 2013 0.00 DNP
100 82 Michael Lee 2013 0.00 DNP

Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .364 .440 .705 .429
11 vs R (Multi) .178 .283 .400 .242
18 Split (Multi) .186 .157 .305 .187
19 LgAvg (Multi) .010 .024 .026 .019
30 vs L (2013) .364 .440 .705 .429
31 vs R (2013) .178 .283 .400 .242
38 Split (2013) .186 .157 .305 .187
39 LgAvg (2013) .010 .022 .028 .019

BP Annual Player Comments

YearComment
2014 Due to publishing agreements, the 2014 player comments and team essays are only available in the Baseball Prospectus 2014 book (available in hardcopy, e-book, and Kindle).
2013 Former first-round pick Cory Rasmus, the younger brother of Colby, still has a chance to reach the majors as a reliever.

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This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: September 2, 2014Chris Mosch2014-09-02
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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Cory Rasmus has thrown 1,385 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2012 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason, Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (94mph), Slider (84mph) and Change (86mph), also mixing in a Curve (77mph). He also rarely throws a Sinker (92mph).