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2015 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 25)
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Birth Date9-8-1988
Height6' 2"
Weight210 lbs
Age26 years, 11 months, 21 days
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-0.62013
2014
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2010 FLO MLB 15 12 72.3 74 16 47 6 .265 92 9.2 2.0 0.7 5.8 39% .289 .264 1.24 3.67 3.73 105 4.13 0.9
2011 FLO MLB 3 2 11.0 13 3 8 2 .260 96 10.6 2.5 1.6 6.5 32% .314 .312 1.45 4.72 3.27 103 7.51 -0.3
2013 MIA MLB 10 10 55.3 69 25 31 10 .254 94 11.2 4.1 1.6 5.0 40% .326 .330 1.70 5.82 4.88 128 6.86 -1.3
CareerMLB2824138.7156448618.2609310.12.91.25.639%.306.2951.444.614.151145.53-0.7

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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2006 MRL Rk 11 0 16.1 10 7 16 0 .249 75 5.6 3.9 0.0 8.9 48% .217 .203 1.06 2.93 3.35
2007 JAM A- 15 15 66.7 73 17 69 5 .254 104 9.9 2.3 0.7 9.3 51% .343 .265 1.35 3.43 5.13
2008 GRB A 19 19 96.7 106 25 75 11 .260 117 9.9 2.3 1.0 7.0 48% .310 .261 1.35 4.33 4.93
2009 JUP A+ 19 18 104.3 89 36 68 6 .254 93 7.7 3.1 0.5 5.9 41% .262 .237 1.20 3.88 3.45
2010 FLO MLB 15 12 72.3 74 16 47 6 .265 92 9.2 2.0 0.7 5.8 39% .289 .264 1.24 3.67 3.73
2010 JAX AA 14 14 84.3 59 16 65 2 .262 95 6.3 1.7 0.2 6.9 47% .238 .194 0.89 2.83 2.03
2010 NWO AAA 2 2 14.0 9 3 5 0 .251 113 5.8 1.9 0.0 3.2 48% .205 .170 0.86 3.51 1.29
2011 FLO MLB 3 2 11.0 13 3 8 2 .260 96 10.6 2.5 1.6 6.5 32% .314 .312 1.45 4.72 3.27
2011 JUP A+ 2 2 11.0 13 0 1 2 .279 98 10.6 0.0 1.6 0.8 51% .244 .259 1.18 5.84 5.73
2011 NWO AAA 4 4 21.7 35 3 13 4 .253 93 14.5 1.2 1.7 5.4 42% .388 .332 1.75 5.68 7.89
2011 MRL Rk 3 3 8.0 5 0 5 0 .240 103 5.6 0.0 0.0 5.6 80% .200 .187 0.62 2.54 0.00
2012 NWO AAA 17 17 88.7 92 24 63 11 .267 93 9.3 2.4 1.1 6.4 42% .292 .260 1.31 4.74 4.06
2012 MRL Rk 1 1 3.0 4 0 3 0 .260 106 12.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 60% .400 .243 1.33 1.43 0.00
2013 MIA MLB 10 10 55.3 69 25 31 10 .254 94 11.2 4.1 1.6 5.0 40% .326 .330 1.70 5.82 4.88
2014 NWO AAA 20 19 110.7 118 32 93 10 .265 92 9.6 2.6 0.8 7.6 43% .318 .265 1.36 0.00 3.98
2014 RNO AAA 8 4 23.3 41 8 11 8 .275 118 15.8 3.1 3.1 4.2 53% .388 .333 2.10 0.00 8.10
2015 SLC AAA 22 14 81.3 123 31 51 9 .264 117 13.6 3.4 1.0 5.6 47% .380 .307 1.89 5.37 7.19

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 0.4607 0.4939 0.7915 0.6995 0.3183 0.8832 0.6194 0.2040
Career21720.49860.47970.81610.65850.30350.8850.67130.1791

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
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
2015 ANA $
2014 ARI $
2013 ARI $
2012 MIA $
2011 FLO $
2010 FLO $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 127 dParagon Sports1 year (2015)

Details
  • 1 year (2015). Signed by LA Angels as a free agent 12/14 (minor-league contract).
  • 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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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, 2013Clint Chisam2013-04-01
Daily Roundup: Around the League: April 1, 2013Joe Hamrahi2013-04-01
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 2015, Alex Sanabia threw 2,498 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).