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Portrait of Chance Ruffin

Chance Ruffin PMariners

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2016 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 27)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date9-8-1988
Height6' 0"
Weight210 lbs
Age27 years, 11 months, 19 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2012
0.12013
2014
2015
-0.12016
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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
2011 DET 0 2 0 3.7 0 0 0 5 0 3 2 .258 109 12.3 0.0 4.9 7.4 23% .273 .371 1.36 8.52 4.91 0 0.00 0.0
2011 SEA 0 13 0 14.0 1 0 0 13 9 15 2 .270 93 8.4 5.8 1.3 9.6 37% .306 .268 1.57 4.70 3.86 0 0.00 0.0
2013 SEA MLB 9 0 9.7 0 2 0 14 5 15 3 .260 96 13.0 4.7 2.8 14.0 33% .458 .374 1.97 6.18 8.38 95 3.46 0.1
2011 TOT MLB 15 0 17.7 1 0 0 18 9 18 4 .268 96 9.2 4.6 2.0 9.2 33% .298 .289 1.53 5.50 4.08 107 4.51 0.1
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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
2010 afw Wnt 1 0 0.3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 30.0 0% .000 .000 0.00 -2.31 0.00
2010 gcr Wnt 10 0 9.3 1 1 4 3 5 8 0 .000 2.9 4.8 0.0 7.7 0% .130 .000 0.86 4.58 3.87
2011 DET MLB 2 0 3.7 0 0 0 5 0 3 2 .258 109 12.3 0.0 4.9 7.4 23% .273 .371 1.36 8.52 4.91
2011 SEA MLB 13 0 14.0 1 0 0 13 9 15 2 .270 93 8.4 5.8 1.3 9.6 37% .306 .268 1.57 4.70 3.86
2011 ERI AA 31 0 34.0 3 3 10 23 16 43 2 .278 91 6.1 4.2 0.5 11.4 34% .273 .221 1.15 3.15 2.12
2011 TOL AAA 13 0 14.7 0 0 9 14 6 17 1 .251 92 8.6 3.7 0.6 10.4 40% .317 .232 1.36 3.03 1.84
2012 TAC AAA 50 0 70.7 0 5 1 75 35 54 8 .272 93 9.6 4.5 1.0 6.9 38% .300 .297 1.56 5.22 5.99
2013 SEA MLB 9 0 9.7 0 2 0 14 5 15 3 .260 96 13.0 4.7 2.8 14.0 33% .458 .374 1.97 6.18 8.38
2013 WTN AA 16 16 83.0 4 4 0 82 23 57 11 .260 102 8.9 2.5 1.2 6.2 37% .274 .281 1.27 4.35 3.90
2013 TAC AAA 15 2 29.7 1 2 0 28 6 25 3 .261 93 8.5 1.8 0.9 7.6 44% .291 .244 1.15 4.11 3.94
2014 TAC AAA 22 7 61.0 3 3 2 65 25 50 9 .279 93 9.6 3.7 1.3 7.4 37% .299 .260 1.48 5.50 5.31

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
2011 315 0.4889 0.3968 0.7840 0.5974 0.2050 0.8804 0.5152 0.2160
2013 181 0.4917 0.5028 0.6593 0.6629 0.3478 0.7627 0.4688 0.3407
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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

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2013 SEA $
2012 SEA $
2011 DET $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 93 d2014

Details
  • 1 year (2013). Re-signed by Seattle 3/13. DFA by Seattle 12/18/13. Sent outright to Triple-A 12/23/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Re-signed by Seattle 2/27/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Contract purchased by Detroit 7/25/11. Acquired by Seattle in trade from Detroit 8/17/11 (player to be named in Fister/Pauley deal).
  • Drafted by Detroit 2010 (1s-48) (Texas). $1.15M signing bonus.

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BP Articles

Chance Ruffin is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
Every Team's Moneyball: Detroit Tigers: Dealing DombrowskiNick Shlain2015-03-23
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessGet to Know: Relief Pitcher ProspectsCraig Goldstein2015-03-03
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Thursday's Wild Card Contender DramaDaniel Rathman2013-09-06
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: September 4, 2013Clint Chisam2013-09-04
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Minors: First Half RecapJason Parks2013-06-20
This article requires BP Premium accessScouting the Draft: The Red-River RivalryJason Cole2013-04-10
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: Making the Tigers RoarJohn Perrotto2012-10-18
This article requires BP Premium accessWestern Front: No Country for Old PitchersGeoff Young2012-03-27
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Seattle Mariners Top 11 ProspectsKevin Goldstein2011-11-09
Prospectus Perspective: The New Jack Zoo ReviewBradley Ankrom2011-09-09


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2016, Chance Ruffin threw 745 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2010 and 2013, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2013, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (92mph), also mixing in a Slider (86mph), Curve (75mph), Sinker (91mph) and Change (86mph).