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2014 Rest-of-Season Projections (seasonal age 29)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date5-30-1985
Height6' 2"
Weight210 lbs
Age29 years, 1 months, 22 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
0.02010
0.72011
0.62012
0.22013
0.62014
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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
2010 SLN 25 27 0 30.7 0.0 30.7 0 0 0 1 0 0 133 28 13 12 4 49 15 13 0 29 3.52 4.38 4.37 0.3 0.0
2011 SLN 26 68 0 75.0 0.0 75.0 5 6 24 6 0 0 295 50 20 19 7 85 21 18 2 75 2.28 3.13 3.73 6.6 0.7
2012 SLN 27 65 0 58.7 0.0 58.7 1 4 0 3 0 0 256 56 28 28 5 86 27 22 1 60 4.30 3.63 3.48 5.4 0.6
2013 SLN 28 27 0 28.0 0.0 28.0 0 3 0 2 0 0 118 27 15 14 3 45 6 5 1 22 4.50 3.59 4.08 1.4 0.2
2014 ANA 29 32 0 31.7 0.0 31.7 4 0 0 1 0 0 133 28 10 10 3 44 12 10 0 31 2.84 3.59 3.56 4.1 0.4
Career2190224.00.0224.01013241300935189868322309816842173.333.553.7717.82.0

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
2005 SLT mex 14 1 17.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.870 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 SLT mex 29 1 47.2 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .261 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 PMB A+ 16 4 39.3 9.57 -18 .288 .264 .336 .388 .259 .233 93 -10.4 -1.0 -10.4 -1.0
2007 SLT mex 3 0 2.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .444 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 MAZ Wnt 21 0 18.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .273 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2008 SFD AA 60 0 74.0 4.04 106 .238 .267 .341 .406 .275 .312 90 11.6 1.2 12.1 1.1
2009 SFD AA 10 0 11.3 3.78 133 .194 .270 .340 .421 .255 .278 120 2.8 0.3 2.8 0.3
2009 MEM AAA 24 0 27.0 4.93 87 .241 .275 .344 .425 .274 .253 90 1.0 0.1 0.8 0.1
2009 CRD Rk 1 0 1.0 3.28 135 .028 .227 .293 .299 .219 .000 122 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0
2009 HER Wnt 7 0 3.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .444 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2010 SLN MLB 27 0 30.7 4.37 91 .280 .253 .319 .397 .261 .282 91 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0
2010 MEM AAA 34 0 35.7 2.96 141 .188 .279 .350 .447 .269 .296 96 10.5 1.0 9.9 0.9
2011 SLN MLB 68 0 75.0 3.73 108 .206 .260 .321 .401 .262 .226 97 7.0 0.7 6.6 0.7
2011 MEM AAA 3 0 3.0 -0.47 209 .231 .263 .334 .382 .251 .333 88 2.1 0.2 2.1 0.2
2012 SLN MLB 65 0 58.7 3.48 119 .260 .259 .320 .412 .262 .313 99 5.8 0.6 5.4 0.6
2012 MEM AAA 4 0 4.0 8.23 35 .338 .284 .353 .444 .283 .400 95 -1.1 -0.1 -1.1 -0.1
2013 SLN MLB 27 0 28.0 4.08 102 .263 .245 .303 .382 .246 .279 103 1.7 0.2 1.4 0.2
2013 MEM AAA 22 0 23.7 3.55 121 .183 .261 .322 .394 .251 .222 91 3.8 0.4 3.8 0.4
2013 MEX int 2 0 2.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .333 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2014 ANA MLB 32 0 31.7 3.56 118 .254 .246 .310 .385 .255 .287 102 4.1 0.4 4.1 0.4
2014 SBR A+ 1 0 1.0 2.31 143 -.041 .236 .288 .336 .231 .000 77 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
2005 SLT mex 0 0 0 14 1 17.3 21 10 12 1 0% -.870 10.9 5.2 0.5 6.2 1.79 2.08 0.0 0.0
2006 SLT mex 8 2 0 29 1 47.2 40 20 38 5 0% .261 7.6 3.8 1.0 7.2 1.27 3.05 0.0 0.0
2007 PMB A+ 2 3 0 16 4 39.3 39 10 25 12 31% .233 8.9 2.3 2.7 5.7 1.25 5.27 -10.4 -1.0
2007 MAZ Wnt 1 1 3 21 0 18.3 19 3 14 4 0% .273 9.3 1.5 2.0 6.9 1.20 2.95 0.0 0.0
2007 SLT mex 0 0 0 3 0 2.7 5 2 2 1 0% .444 16.7 6.7 3.3 6.7 2.59 6.67 0.0 0.0
2008 SFD AA 7 3 25 60 0 74.0 65 16 100 12 41% .312 7.9 1.9 1.5 12.2 1.09 3.65 12.1 1.1
2009 SFD AA 1 0 0 10 0 11.3 10 2 7 0 42% .278 8.0 1.6 0.0 5.6 1.06 3.19 2.8 0.3
2009 HER Wnt 0 0 0 7 0 3.3 5 2 4 1 0% .444 13.6 5.5 2.7 10.9 2.12 5.45 0.0 0.0
2009 MEM AAA 3 2 0 24 0 27.0 22 10 24 4 29% .253 7.3 3.3 1.3 8.0 1.19 3.67 0.8 0.1
2009 CRD Rk 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0 0 1 0 50% .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 0.00 0.00 0.2 0.0
2010 MEM AAA 1 0 19 34 0 35.7 26 9 44 2 37% .296 6.6 2.3 0.5 11.1 0.98 3.78 9.9 0.9
2010 SLN MLB 0 0 0 27 0 30.7 28 15 29 4 36% .282 8.2 4.4 1.2 8.5 1.40 3.52 0.3 0.0
2011 SLN MLB 5 6 24 68 0 75.0 50 21 75 7 36% .226 6.0 2.5 0.8 9.0 0.95 2.28 6.6 0.7
2011 MEM AAA 0 0 2 3 0 3.0 2 0 4 0 33% .333 6.0 0.0 0.0 12.0 0.67 0.00 2.1 0.2
2012 SLN MLB 1 4 0 65 0 58.7 56 27 60 5 40% .313 8.6 4.1 0.8 9.2 1.41 4.30 5.4 0.6
2012 MEM AAA 1 0 1 4 0 4.0 6 0 5 2 17% .400 13.5 0.0 4.5 11.2 1.50 9.00 -1.1 -0.1
2013 MEX int 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 2 0 2 0 0% .333 9.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 1.00 4.50 0.0 0.0
2013 MEM AAA 1 2 12 22 0 23.7 15 5 21 1 36% .222 5.7 1.9 0.4 8.0 0.85 1.90 3.8 0.4
2013 SLN MLB 0 3 0 27 0 28.0 27 6 22 3 34% .279 8.7 1.9 1.0 7.1 1.18 4.50 1.4 0.2
2014 ANA MLB 4 0 0 32 0 31.7 28 12 31 3 32% .287 8.0 3.4 0.9 8.8 1.26 2.84 4.1 0.4
2014 SBR A+ 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0 0 1 0 0% .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 0.00 0.00 0.2 0.0

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
2010 553 0.4738 0.4764 0.7529 0.7023 0.2715 0.7989 0.6456 0.2471
2011 1161 0.5030 0.4629 0.7561 0.6387 0.2842 0.8499 0.5427 0.2439
2012 1023 0.4878 0.5010 0.7578 0.6794 0.3302 0.8289 0.6185 0.2422
2013 444 0.5518 0.5203 0.8139 0.7184 0.2764 0.8580 0.6727 0.1818
2014 515 0.5223 0.4563 0.7234 0.6320 0.2642 0.7941 0.5385 0.2766
Career36960.5030.48140.75850.66810.29130.82970.59410.241

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-06-15 2014-07-06 15-DL 21 19 Right Shoulder Inflammation -
2013-05-21 2013-06-25 15-DL 35 32 Right Shoulder Inflammation - -
2012-06-03 2012-06-03 DTD 0 0 - General Medical Illness Kidney Stone Bothered Since Spring Training - -
2009-06-04 2009-07-10 Minors 36 0 Right Shoulder Strain -
2009-04-09 2009-04-30 Minors 21 0 Right Thumb Sprain Thumb -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2015 ANA $
2014 ANA $870,000
2013 SLN $512,000
2012 SLN $498,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
3 yrPrevious$1,010,000
2011Current$870,000
4 yrPvs + Cur$1,880,000
4 yrTotal$1,880,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
3 y 48 dParagon Sports1 year/$0.87M (2014)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.87M (2014). Signed by LA Angels 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration).
  • 1 year/$0.512M (2013). Re-signed by St. Louis 3/13. Acquired by LA Angels in trade from St. Louis 11/22/13.
  • 1 year/$0.498M (2012). Re-signed by St. Louis 2/29/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Re-signed by St. Louis 2/11.
  • 1 year (2010). Contract purchased by St. Louis 5/27/10.
  • Signed by St. Louis 2007 as an amateur free agent from Mexico.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .263 .328 .405 .262
11 vs R (Multi) .220 .282 .373 .240
18 Split (Multi) .043 .046 .032 .023
19 LgAvg (Multi) .010 .024 .026 .019
30 vs L (2013) .293 .341 .488 .287
31 vs R (2013) .231 .260 .385 .244
38 Split (2013) .062 .081 .103 .043
39 LgAvg (2013) .010 .022 .028 .019

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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Fernando Salas has thrown 4,006 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2010 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason, The World Baseball Classic and Spring Training. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (93mph) and Change (87mph), also mixing in a Curve (85mph).