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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 25)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date9-8-1988
Height6' 2"
Weight210 lbs
Age26 years, 0 months, 23 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
0.82010
0.12011
2012
-0.62013
0.02014
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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 FLO 21 15 12 72.3 64.0 8.3 5 3 0 0 4 0 307 74 32 30 6 108 16 14 3 47 3.73 3.67 3.68 7.2 0.8
2011 FLO 22 3 2 11.0 10.0 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 48 13 4 4 2 26 3 3 0 8 3.27 4.72 3.99 0.8 0.1
2013 MIA 24 10 10 55.3 55.3 0.0 3 7 0 0 4 1 251 69 33 30 10 118 25 22 4 31 4.88 5.82 5.65 -5.9 -0.6
Career2824138.7129.39.3810009160615669641825244397864.154.614.482.10.3

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 MRL Rk 11 0 16.1 3.53 111 .203 .234 .319 .316 .249 .217 75 2.3 0.2 2.3 0.2
2007 JAM A- 15 15 66.7 4.52 106 .265 .253 .325 .363 .254 .343 104 9.2 0.9 9.2 0.9
2008 GRB A 19 19 96.7 5.56 93 .261 .256 .327 .379 .260 .310 117 7.9 0.8 7.9 0.8
2009 JUP A+ 19 18 104.3 5.03 77 .237 .253 .325 .367 .254 .262 93 -3.8 -0.4 -3.8 -0.4
2010 FLO MLB 15 12 72.3 3.68 109 .264 .255 .320 .400 .265 .289 92 9.1 1.0 7.2 0.8
2010 JAX AA 14 14 84.3 3.35 121 .194 .262 .333 .384 .262 .238 95 15.5 1.6 14.4 1.8
2010 NWO AAA 2 2 14.0 5.30 105 .170 .268 .333 .401 .251 .205 113 1.6 0.2 1.4 0.1
2011 FLO MLB 3 2 11.0 3.99 100 .312 .259 .308 .398 .260 .314 96 0.9 0.1 0.8 0.1
2011 JUP A+ 2 2 11.0 8.52 18 .259 .296 .366 .443 .279 .244 98 -3.5 -0.3 -3.5 -0.3
2011 NWO AAA 4 4 21.7 5.89 80 .332 .268 .335 .408 .253 .388 93 1.0 0.1 0.3 -0.0
2011 MRL Rk 3 3 8.0 4.77 111 .187 .235 .316 .326 .240 .200 103 1.0 0.1 1.0 0.1
2012 NWO AAA 17 17 88.7 5.01 91 .260 .277 .337 .430 .267 .292 93 9.3 0.9 10.6 1.2
2012 MRL Rk 1 1 3.0 2.10 161 .243 .264 .345 .355 .260 .400 106 1.3 0.1 1.3 0.1
2013 MIA MLB 10 10 55.3 5.65 52 .330 .245 .309 .387 .254 .326 94 -5.6 -0.6 -5.9 -0.6
2014 NWO AAA 20 19 110.7 4.43 103 .265 .267 .333 .419 .265 .318 92 15.5 1.5 17.3 1.7
2014 RNO AAA 8 4 23.3 10.43 22 .333 .282 .349 .585 .275 .388 118 -3.9 -0.4 -4.2 -0.4

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 MRL Rk 3 1 0 11 0 16.1 10 7 16 0 48% .217 5.6 3.9 0.0 8.9 1.06 3.35 2.3 0.2
2007 JAM A- 2 6 0 15 15 66.7 73 17 69 5 51% .343 9.9 2.3 0.7 9.3 1.35 5.13 9.2 0.9
2008 GRB A 5 5 0 19 19 96.7 106 25 75 11 48% .310 9.9 2.3 1.0 7.0 1.35 4.93 7.9 0.8
2009 JUP A+ 9 5 0 19 18 104.3 89 36 68 6 41% .262 7.7 3.1 0.5 5.9 1.20 3.45 -3.8 -0.4
2010 NWO AAA 1 0 0 2 2 14.0 9 3 5 0 48% .205 5.8 1.9 0.0 3.2 0.86 1.29 1.4 0.1
2010 FLO MLB 5 3 0 15 12 72.3 74 16 47 6 39% .289 9.2 2.0 0.7 5.8 1.24 3.73 7.2 0.8
2010 JAX AA 5 1 0 14 14 84.3 59 16 65 2 47% .238 6.3 1.7 0.2 6.9 0.89 2.03 14.4 1.8
2011 MRL Rk 0 0 0 3 3 8.0 5 0 5 0 80% .200 5.6 0.0 0.0 5.6 0.62 0.00 1.0 0.1
2011 FLO MLB 0 0 0 3 2 11.0 13 3 8 2 32% .314 10.6 2.5 1.6 6.5 1.45 3.27 0.8 0.1
2011 NWO AAA 0 3 0 4 4 21.7 35 3 13 4 42% .388 14.5 1.2 1.7 5.4 1.75 7.89 0.3 -0.0
2011 JUP A+ 0 2 0 2 2 11.0 13 0 1 2 51% .244 10.6 0.0 1.6 0.8 1.18 5.73 -3.5 -0.3
2012 MRL Rk 0 0 0 1 1 3.0 4 0 3 0 60% .400 12.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 1.33 0.00 1.3 0.1
2012 NWO AAA 6 7 0 17 17 88.7 92 24 63 11 42% .292 9.3 2.4 1.1 6.4 1.31 4.06 10.6 1.2
2013 MIA MLB 3 7 0 10 10 55.3 69 25 31 10 40% .326 11.2 4.1 1.6 5.0 1.70 4.88 -5.9 -0.6
2014 NWO AAA 7 4 0 20 19 110.7 118 32 93 10 43% .318 9.6 2.6 0.8 7.6 1.36 3.98 17.3 1.7
2014 RNO AAA 0 1 0 8 4 23.3 41 8 11 8 53% .388 15.8 3.1 3.1 4.2 2.10 8.10 -4.2 -0.4

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 1092 0.5311 0.4780 0.8352 0.6345 0.3008 0.8804 0.7273 0.1590
2011 177 0.4915 0.4181 0.8243 0.5977 0.2444 0.9231 0.5909 0.1757
2013 903 0.4563 0.4939 0.7915 0.6942 0.3259 0.8846 0.6250 0.2040
Career21720.49680.47970.81610.65630.30660.88560.67370.1791

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2013-05-27 2013-09-30 60-DL 126 112 Right Groin Strain - -
2013-05-08 2013-05-15 DTD 7 5 - Groin Tightness - -
2012-08-24 2012-09-05 Minors 12 0 Right Shoulder Strain Rotator Cuff - -
2012-06-30 2012-08-23 Minors 54 0 Left Abdomen Strain Oblique - -
2012-05-24 2012-06-02 Minors 9 0 Right Groin Strain - -
2011-04-05 2011-08-06 Minors 123 0 Right Elbow Strain -
2011-03-04 2011-03-14 Camp 10 0 Right Elbow Soreness -
2010-09-28 2010-10-05 DTD 7 6 Right Elbow Sprain -
2009-07-27 2009-09-07 Minors 42 0 Right Upper Arm Strain Biceps -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 ARI $
2013 ARI $
2012 MIA $
2011 FLO $
2010 FLO $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 127 d1 year (2014)

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Signed by Arizona 3/3/14. Sent outright to Triple-A by Arizona 4/16/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Renewed by Miami 3/2/13. Claimed by Arizona off waivers from Miami 10/4/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Renewed by Miami 3/2/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Re-signed by Florida 3/1/11.
  • 1 year (2010). Contract purchased by Florida 6/22/10.
  • Drafted 2006 (32-965) (Castle Park HS, Chula Vista, Calif.).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .340 .427 .639 .372
11 vs R (Multi) .274 .327 .400 .249
18 Split (Multi) .066 .101 .239 .123
19 LgAvg (Multi) .010 .024 .026 .019
30 vs L (2013) .369 .459 .712 .403
31 vs R (2013) .262 .319 .364 .234
38 Split (2013) .108 .140 .347 .168
39 LgAvg (2013) .010 .022 .028 .019

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BP Articles

Alex Sanabia is referenced in the following articles.

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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Quiet ClaimsR.J. Anderson2013-10-08
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 24, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-24
Overthinking It: Bill James, Base Umpires, and the Sabermetric Significance of Checked SwingsBen Lindbergh2013-05-30
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 28, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-28
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 27, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-27
BP Unfiltered: Sanabia's SpitballDan Rozenson2013-05-21
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 21, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-21
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Starting Pitcher Planner: Week EightPaul Sporer2013-05-17
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 16, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-16
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 8th, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-08
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 3, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-03
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: April 28, 2013Clint Chisam2013-04-28
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: April 22, 2013Clint Chisam2013-04-22
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: April 17, 2013Clint Chisam2013-04-17
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Starting Pitcher Planner: Week ThreePaul Sporer2013-04-12
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: April 11, 2013Clint Chisam2013-04-11
Daily Roundup: Around the League: April 6, 2013Clint Chisam2013-04-06
Daily Roundup: Around the League: April 6, 2013Joe Hamrahi2013-04-06
Daily Roundup: Around the League: April 1, 2013Joe Hamrahi2013-04-01
Daily Roundup: Around the League: April 1, 2013Clint Chisam2013-04-01
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Games of March 6, 2013Jason Martinez2013-03-07
This article requires BP Premium accessOverthinking It: The Best Pitcher in Baseball?Ben Lindbergh2012-04-11
This article requires BP Premium accessResident Fantasy Genius: Fantasy Fallout for 12/5/11Derek Carty2011-12-05
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Perspective: Moving Forward in MiamiBradley Ankrom2011-11-01
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: Looking Up in South FloridaR.J. Anderson2011-04-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTeam Injury Projection: Florida MarlinsCorey Dawkins2011-03-10
This article requires BP Premium accessTeam Injury Projection: Florida MarlinsMarc Normandin2011-03-10
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Florida Marlins Top 11 ProspectsKevin Goldstein2010-12-24
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: Weekly Planner #26Craig Brown2010-09-24
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Shuffling SeniorsChristina Kahrl2010-06-23


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Alex Sanabia threw 2,394 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2010 and 2013, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2013, he relied primarily on his Sinker (90mph), Change (83mph), Fourseam Fastball (91mph) and Slider (83mph).