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2014 Rest-of-Season Projections (seasonal age 32)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
0.3 4.01 1.37 0 0 0 0 0.0
Birth Date9-21-1981
Height6' 6"
Weight225 lbs
Age33 years, 1 months, 0 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
2010
2011
2012
0.12013
-0.12014
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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 NYN 31 73 0 51.0 0.0 51.0 4 5 0 5 0 0 213 42 22 21 1 53 27 23 2 41 3.71 3.37 3.93 1.2 0.1
2014 NYN 32 32 0 13.7 0.0 13.7 1 2 0 2 0 0 66 15 9 9 1 21 12 11 1 13 5.93 5.01 4.56 -1.2 -0.1
Career105064.70.064.757070027957313027439343544.183.724.070.10.0

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
2001 BLU Rk 12 12 63.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 DEL A 18 3 40.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .321 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 ABE A- 11 10 56.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .352 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 DEL A 32 0 47.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .193 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 FRD A+ 25 0 31.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .363 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 BOW AA 41 10 96.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .297 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 pho Wnt 14 0 17.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 BOW AA 57 0 74.3 5.26 70 .254 .259 .331 .402 .262 .297 82 -2.9 -0.3 -2.9 -0.3
2006 OTT AAA 52 0 65.0 6.08 54 .250 .254 .324 .391 .255 .286 99 -8.2 -0.8 -8.2 -0.8
2007 CLN A 3 0 4.0 3.04 123 .203 .252 .314 .382 .262 .111 92 0.7 0.1 0.7 0.1
2007 FRI AA 1 0 2.0 5.08 96 .331 .268 .353 .418 .258 .444 106 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0
2007 RNG Rk 4 0 4.0 1.27 178 .139 .254 .357 .346 .256 .333 104 2.0 0.2 2.0 0.2
2009 SAN AA 25 0 29.3 5.81 95 .269 .274 .345 .396 .250 .330 117 1.5 0.2 1.4 0.2
2010 TUL AA 35 0 46.7 4.32 101 .174 .262 .340 .399 .264 .178 99 2.4 0.2 2.5 0.3
2010 CSP AAA 23 0 22.7 6.23 87 .271 .285 .352 .436 .270 .355 106 -0.1 -0.0 -0.5 0.0
2011 CHT AA 34 0 50.7 4.79 115 .212 .267 .343 .401 .256 .269 118 7.4 0.7 6.6 0.9
2012 ABQ AAA 54 0 59.3 5.44 111 .239 .277 .338 .421 .269 .299 117 7.8 0.8 7.8 0.9
2012 EST Wnt 10 0 7.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .333 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 NYN MLB 73 0 51.0 3.93 100 .241 .261 .322 .408 .264 .289 97 1.2 0.1 1.2 0.1
2014 NYN MLB 32 0 13.7 4.56 83 .316 .246 .314 .389 .265 .359 97 -1.2 -0.1 -1.2 -0.1
2014 LVG AAA 6 0 5.3 7.27 74 .240 .274 .341 .428 .271 .273 112 -0.2 -0.0 -0.2 -0.0

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
2001 BLU Rk 4 3 0 12 12 63.3 58 28 53 4 0% .000 8.2 4.0 0.6 7.5 1.36 4.12 0.0 0.0
2002 ABE A- 1 7 1 11 10 56.3 66 24 41 2 0% .352 10.6 3.8 0.3 6.6 1.60 4.48 0.0 0.0
2002 DEL A 0 6 3 18 3 40.0 45 21 22 2 0% .321 10.1 4.7 0.5 5.0 1.65 5.40 0.0 0.0
2003 FRD A+ 1 3 0 25 0 31.0 34 14 27 1 0% .363 9.9 4.1 0.3 7.8 1.55 3.19 0.0 0.0
2003 DEL A 4 1 5 32 0 47.7 21 12 53 0 0% .193 4.0 2.3 0.0 10.0 0.69 0.94 0.0 0.0
2004 BOW AA 6 5 1 41 10 96.0 94 40 61 3 0% .297 8.8 3.8 0.3 5.7 1.40 3.66 0.0 0.0
2004 pho Wnt 1 1 0 14 0 17.0 36 13 17 2 0% .000 19.1 6.9 1.1 9.0 2.88 12.18 0.0 0.0
2005 BOW AA 4 1 1 57 0 74.3 68 32 42 4 59% .297 8.2 3.9 0.5 5.1 1.35 3.27 -2.9 -0.3
2006 OTT AAA 3 4 1 52 0 65.0 65 28 38 4 68% .286 9.0 3.9 0.6 5.3 1.43 3.88 -8.2 -0.8
2007 CLN A 0 0 0 3 0 4.0 1 3 4 0 89% .111 2.2 6.8 0.0 9.0 1.00 0.00 0.7 0.1
2007 RNG Rk 0 0 0 4 0 4.0 2 1 7 0 67% .333 4.5 2.2 0.0 15.8 0.75 0.00 2.0 0.2
2007 FRI AA 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4 0 0 0 67% .444 18.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.00 0.00 0.1 0.0
2009 SAN AA 1 4 0 25 0 29.3 33 22 21 1 52% .330 10.1 6.8 0.3 6.5 1.88 7.37 1.4 0.2
2010 CSP AAA 0 1 3 23 0 22.7 27 15 15 0 71% .355 10.7 5.9 0.0 5.9 1.85 6.74 -0.5 0.0
2010 TUL AA 2 0 4 35 0 46.7 23 18 33 0 78% .178 4.4 3.5 0.0 6.4 0.88 0.96 2.5 0.3
2011 CHT AA 4 4 1 34 0 50.7 42 17 42 3 69% .269 7.5 3.0 0.5 7.5 1.16 1.95 6.6 0.9
2012 EST Wnt 0 0 0 10 0 7.3 5 5 11 0 0% .333 6.1 6.1 0.0 13.5 1.36 2.45 0.0 0.0
2012 ABQ AAA 2 3 9 54 0 59.3 58 22 47 3 66% .299 8.8 3.3 0.5 7.1 1.35 4.40 7.8 0.9
2013 NYN MLB 4 5 0 73 0 51.0 42 27 41 1 64% .289 7.4 4.8 0.2 7.2 1.35 3.71 1.2 0.1
2014 LVG AAA 0 0 0 6 0 5.3 4 4 6 1 83% .273 6.8 6.8 1.7 10.1 1.50 3.38 -0.2 -0.0
2014 NYN MLB 1 2 0 32 0 13.7 15 12 13 1 68% .359 9.9 7.9 0.7 8.6 1.98 5.93 -1.2 -0.1

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 772 0.3834 0.4598 0.6845 0.6385 0.3487 0.8201 0.5301 0.3070
2014 271 0.3137 0.4539 0.6829 0.6235 0.3763 0.8302 0.5714 0.3089
Career10430.36530.45830.68410.63460.35590.82270.54080.3075

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-06-24 - Minors - - Left Elbow Surgery Bone Spur and Ulnar Nerve Transposition 2014-07-23
2014-05-06 2014-05-09 DTD 3 2 - Low Back Soreness - -
2013-09-04 2013-09-30 60-DL 26 25 Bilateral Surgery Sports Hernia 2013-09-10 -
2012-03-22 2012-03-25 Camp 3 0 - General Medical Illness Strep Throat - -
2008-07-08 2008-07-08 FA 0 0 Left Elbow Surgery Flexor Tendon 2008-07-08 -
2007-05-07 2007-08-20 Minors 105 0 Left Elbow Not Disclosed -
2006-04-20 2006-05-02 Minors 12 0 - Not Disclosed - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 NYN $542,500
2013 NYN $535,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$535,000
2011Current$542,500
2 yrPvs + Cur$1,077,500
2 yrTotal$1,077,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 0 d1 year/$0.5425M (2014)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.5425M (2014). Re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/14.
  • 1 year/$0.535M (2013). Signed by NY Mets as a free agent 11/20/12 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by NY Mets 3/29/13.
  • Drafted by Baltimore 1999 (1s-44) (Royal HS, Simi Valley, Calif.).

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 75.9 54 28 59 5 .249 1.07 2.78 3.02 0.0 0.0
80o 0 0 0 0 0 69.4 53 27 54 5 .264 1.16 3.14 3.41 0.0 0.0
70o 0 0 0 0 0 64.8 52 27 50 5 .275 1.22 3.41 3.7 0.0 0.0
60o 0 0 0 0 0 61.0 52 27 47 5 .284 1.28 3.64 3.95 0.0 0.0
50o 0 0 0 0 0 57.5 51 26 45 5 .293 1.33 3.86 4.19 0.0 0.0
40o 0 0 0 0 0 54.1 50 26 42 4 .301 1.39 4.08 4.43 0.0 0.0
30o 0 0 0 0 0 50.5 48 25 39 4 .311 1.45 4.32 4.7 0.0 0.0
20o 0 0 0 0 0 46.4 47 24 36 4 .322 1.52 4.61 5.01 0.0 0.0
10o 0 0 0 0 0 40.9 44 23 32 4 .337 1.63 5.02 5.45 0.0 0.0
Weighted Mean0000056.95026444.2901.323.834.160.00.0

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
12% 18% 7% 22% 31%

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
20153321045048432137461.2931.333.964.308.13.96.90.80.4
20163421041044391934461.2921.333.854.198.03.97.00.80.4
20173521038041351733461.2881.283.794.127.73.87.30.90.4
20183621036038341630361.2951.323.974.318.13.87.10.70.3
20193721034036331527361.2961.353.994.348.33.86.80.80.3
20203821033035321526361.2981.364.114.478.33.96.70.80.2
20213921032034311425361.2991.344.154.518.33.76.70.80.2
20224021032034321526361.2971.374.164.538.43.96.80.80.2
20234121031033311424361.2971.354.234.608.43.86.50.80.1

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
0.10.12.42.31.51.26.5

Comparable Players (Similarity Index 62)

Rank Score Name Year Run Average Trend
1 80 Joe Bateman 2012 0.00 DNP
2 78 Scott Munter 2012 0.00 DNP
3 75 Roy Corcoran 2012 0.00 DNP
4 73 Francisley Bueno 2013 0.00
5 73 Josh Kinney 2011 6.62
6 73 Brad Ziegler 2012 2.75
7 72 Mike Koplove 2009 0.00 DNP
8 72 Bobby Korecky 2012 18.00
9 72 Chad Paronto 2008 4.35
10 71 Randy Choate 2008 0.00 DNP
11 71 Dale Thayer 2013 3.60
12 71 Clay Rapada 2013 0.00
13 71 Erasmo Ramirez 2008 0.00 DNP
14 71 Gabe DeHoyos 2012 0.00 DNP
15 69 Sean White 2013 0.00 DNP
16 67 Javier Lopez 2010 2.65
17 67 Dan Kolb 2007 9.00
18 67 Geoff Geary 2009 8.55
19 67 Saul Rivera 2010 22.09
20 66 Peter Moylan 2011 3.24
21 65 Danys Baez 2010 5.85
22 65 Ryan Dempster 2009 4.23
23 65 Sean Henn 2013 3.38
24 65 Sean Green 2011 6.17
25 65 Jared Burton 2013 3.95
26 64 Mariano Rivera 2002 3.13
27 64 Joe Beimel 2009 3.90
28 64 Willie Eyre 2011 3.44
29 64 Brandon Lyon 2012 3.10
30 63 Matt Lindstrom 2012 3.26
31 63 Jeff Bennett 2012 0.00 DNP
32 63 Hank Aguirre 1963 3.83
33 63 Steve Kline 2005 5.02
34 62 Braden Looper 2007 5.14
35 62 Eddie Watt 1973 3.30
36 62 Mike Adams 2011 1.59
37 62 Craig Breslow 2013 2.41
38 61 J.C. Romero 2008 2.75
39 61 Hoyt Wilhelm 1955 4.75
40 61 Chris Schroder 2011 0.00 DNP
41 61 Jason Isringhausen 2005 2.14
42 61 Matt Wise 2008 6.43
43 61 Matt Guerrier 2011 4.21
44 61 Jim Brosnan 1962 3.76 DNP
45 61 Dan Giese 2009 5.32
46 61 Kent Tekulve 1979 3.22
47 61 Scot Shields 2008 4.12
48 61 Bill Swift 1994 4.03
49 61 Matt Palmer 2011 5.74
50 60 Micah Bowie 2007 4.71
51 60 Francisco Cordero 2007 3.27
52 60 Jim Mecir 2002 4.79
53 60 Chad Bradford 2007 3.90
54 60 Jeremy Affeldt 2011 3.21
55 60 Clay Hensley 2012 5.33
56 60 Chris Sampson 2010 6.53
57 59 Rick Bauer 2009 0.00 DNP
58 59 Justin Hampson 2012 3.60
59 59 Dan Quisenberry 1985 2.86
60 59 Heathcliff Slocumb 1998 5.32
61 59 Jason Frasor 2010 4.24
62 59 Todd Frohwirth 1995 0.00 DNP
63 59 LaTroy Hawkins 2005 4.15
64 58 Jerry Dipoto 2000 3.95
65 58 Ernie Camacho 1987 9.22
66 58 Justin Lehr 2010 0.00 DNP
67 58 Pat Neshek 2013 3.57
68 58 Justin Duchscherer 2010 3.54
69 58 Cedrick Bowers 2010 5.79
70 58 Bob Stanley 1987 5.60
71 58 Chad Durbin 2010 3.67
72 58 Sparky Lyle 1977 2.76
73 57 Santiago Casilla 2013 2.52
74 57 Keith Foulke 2005 5.91
75 57 Tim Burke 1991 4.16
76 57 Shane Loux 2012 5.33
77 57 Willie Collazo 2012 0.00 DNP
78 57 Pedro Feliciano 2009 3.94
79 57 Scott Atchison 2008 0.00 DNP
80 57 Mike Marshall 1975 3.79 DNP
81 57 Bob Wickman 2001 2.53
82 57 Kevin Gregg 2010 3.66
83 57 Scott Strickland 2008 0.00 DNP
84 57 John Franco 1993 5.94
85 57 Jason Grilli 2009 5.32
86 57 Bobby Seay 2010 0.00 DNP
87 56 Heath Bell 2010 2.19
88 56 Brian Gordon 2011 5.23
89 56 Mike Henneman 1994 7.01
90 56 Tom Gordon 2000 0.00 DNP
91 56 Tim Hudson 2008 3.30
92 56 D.J. Carrasco 2009 4.05
93 56 Derek Lowe 2005 4.58
94 56 Clem Labine 1959 4.36
95 56 Matt Thornton 2009 2.74
96 56 Ryan Drese 2008 0.00 DNP
97 56 Ramon Hernandez 1973 2.71
98 56 Jose Mesa 1998 5.31
99 56 Doug Slaten 2012 2.77
100 55 Nate Bump 2009 0.00 DNP

Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .174 .244 .223 .177
11 vs R (Multi) .362 .507 .448 .344
18 Split (Multi) -.189 -.262 -.225 -.168
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.026 -.032 -.063 -.030
30 vs L (2013) .174 .244 .223 .177
31 vs R (2013) .362 .507 .448 .344
38 Split (2013) -.189 -.262 -.225 -.168
39 LgAvg (2013) -.025 -.031 -.062 -.029

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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).

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Painting the Black: The UnknownsR.J. Anderson2013-04-01
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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Scott Rice has thrown 1,072 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2010 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Sinker (90mph) and Slider (83mph), also mixing in a Splitter (83mph). He also rarely throws a Fourseam Fastball (91mph).