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2014 Rest-of-Season Projections (seasonal age 25)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date6-24-1989
Height5' 11"
Weight215 lbs
Age25 years, 4 months, 6 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
2010
2011
0.82012
0.92013
-0.22014
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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
2012 TEX 23 58 0 65.0 0.0 65.0 6 0 0 4 0 0 265 55 21 16 3 76 23 20 2 47 2.22 3.35 4.11 6.5 0.8
2013 TEX 24 65 0 62.3 0.0 62.3 4 2 0 2 0 0 267 63 21 21 4 87 19 17 5 58 3.03 3.20 3.57 8.3 0.9
2014 TEX 25 27 12 78.3 60.0 18.3 3 6 0 0 2 0 365 103 65 54 9 150 30 28 7 51 6.20 4.77 5.34 -1.8 -0.2
Career15012205.760.0145.7138062089722110791163137265141563.983.854.4313.01.5

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
2009 SPO A- 15 15 74.3 4.69 98 .243 .257 .333 .374 .264 .304 100 8.4 0.9 8.4 0.9
2010 HIC A 16 16 94.0 4.58 95 .236 .261 .327 .381 .266 .284 98 4.4 0.4 4.4 0.4
2010 BAK A+ 11 11 52.0 5.29 98 .276 .267 .341 .410 .262 .375 110 7.4 0.8 7.4 0.8
2011 MYR A+ 21 20 123.3 3.87 117 .205 .247 .318 .379 .251 .282 98 14.7 1.5 14.7 1.5
2011 FRI AA 6 6 38.0 3.93 124 .216 .261 .329 .404 .252 .272 106 8.3 0.8 8.3 0.8
2012 TEX MLB 58 0 65.0 4.11 111 .223 .256 .324 .412 .267 .274 104 6.1 0.6 6.5 0.8
2013 TEX MLB 65 0 62.3 3.57 117 .254 .250 .315 .394 .264 .326 100 8.3 0.9 8.3 0.9
2014 TEX MLB 27 12 78.3 5.34 76 .304 .249 .309 .381 .258 .352 103 -2.1 -0.2 -1.8 -0.2
2014 ROU AAA 12 9 60.3 5.69 86 .258 .279 .346 .433 .274 .319 101 2.2 0.2 2.2 0.2

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
2009 SPO A- 4 4 0 15 15 74.3 68 17 76 5 66% .304 8.2 2.1 0.6 9.2 1.14 2.66 8.4 0.9
2010 HIC A 8 7 0 16 16 94.0 89 20 62 2 65% .284 8.5 1.9 0.2 5.9 1.16 2.59 4.4 0.4
2010 BAK A+ 4 4 0 11 11 52.0 67 17 49 4 63% .375 11.6 2.9 0.7 8.5 1.62 5.37 7.4 0.8
2011 FRI AA 1 1 0 6 6 38.0 33 5 36 5 50% .272 7.8 1.2 1.2 8.5 1.00 2.61 8.3 0.8
2011 MYR A+ 9 4 0 21 20 123.3 102 28 98 1 57% .282 7.4 2.0 0.1 7.2 1.05 2.26 14.7 1.5
2012 TEX MLB 6 0 0 58 0 65.0 55 23 47 3 63% .274 7.6 3.2 0.4 6.5 1.20 2.22 6.5 0.8
2013 TEX MLB 4 2 0 65 0 62.3 63 19 58 4 45% .326 9.1 2.7 0.6 8.4 1.32 3.03 8.3 0.9
2014 ROU AAA 5 4 0 12 9 60.3 66 16 43 7 58% .319 9.8 2.4 1.0 6.4 1.36 4.33 2.2 0.2
2014 TEX MLB 3 6 0 27 12 78.3 103 30 51 9 54% .352 11.8 3.4 1.0 5.9 1.70 6.20 -1.8 -0.2

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 1058 0.5359 0.4664 0.8256 0.6596 0.2424 0.8636 0.7059 0.1744
2013 995 0.5739 0.5241 0.8042 0.6778 0.3160 0.8863 0.5672 0.1958
2014 1346 0.5513 0.4822 0.8459 0.6496 0.2765 0.9191 0.6347 0.1541
Career33990.55310.48950.82740.6610.27740.89220.63710.1726

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2012-08-30 2012-09-15 15-DL 16 14 Left Forearm Strain - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2015 TEX $
2014 TEX $512,745
2013 TEX $497,400
2012 TEX $480,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$977,400
2011Current$512,745
3 yrPvs + Cur$1,490,145
3 yrTotal$1,490,145

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 0 d1 year/$512,745 (2014)

Details
  • 1 year/$512,745 (2014). Re-signed by Texas 2/26/14.
  • 1 year/$0.4974M (2013). Re-signed by Texas 2/12/13.
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012). Contract purchased by Texas 4/4/12.
  • Drafted by Texas 2008 (2-57) (Lexington Christian, Ky.). Signed 8/15/08, $1.575M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .301 .370 .465 .292
11 vs R (Multi) .218 .284 .270 .207
18 Split (Multi) .084 .086 .195 .085
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.026 -.032 -.063 -.030
30 vs L (2013) .344 .416 .544 .331
31 vs R (2013) .209 .271 .248 .201
38 Split (2013) .135 .145 .296 .131
39 LgAvg (2013) -.025 -.031 -.062 -.029

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BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2013-06-20 13:00:00 (link to chat)What are your top LOOGYs that I should target to snipe me some holds?
(GC from 90210)
Cingrani still available? Alex Torres, Brett Cecil, Justin Wilson, Charlie Furbush (Ollie Perez temporarily closing gives him more opps), Sean Doolittle, Robbie Ross, and Tim Collins (Paul Sporer)


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Robbie Ross has thrown 3,610 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2012 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (92mph), also mixing in a Slider (85mph), Sinker (92mph) and Curve (77mph). He also rarely throws a Change (86mph).