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Michael Schwimer PBlue Jays

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2015 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 28)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date2-19-1986
Height6' 8"
Weight240 lbs
Age29 years, 6 months, 12 days
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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
2011 PHI MLB 12 0 14.3 15 7 16 2 .256 95 9.4 4.4 1.3 10.0 28% .342 .309 1.53 4.25 5.02 96 6.18 -0.2
2012 PHI MLB 35 0 34.3 30 16 36 3 .263 102 7.9 4.2 0.8 9.4 32% .300 .265 1.34 3.75 4.46 94 4.16 0.3
CareerMLB47048.74523525.2611008.34.30.99.631%.312.2781.403.904.62944.780.0

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
2008 WPT A- 22 0 41.3 33 15 62 0 .258 94 7.2 3.3 0.0 13.5 62% .355 .206 1.16 1.92 1.96
2009 CLR A+ 48 0 60.0 44 19 82 2 .252 98 6.6 2.9 0.3 12.3 46% .313 .203 1.05 1.95 2.85
2009 REA AA 5 0 4.7 7 2 7 0 .280 94 13.4 3.8 0.0 13.4 40% .450 .295 1.91 1.44 7.66
2009 SUR Wnt 10 0 12.7 12 8 8 3 .000 8.5 5.7 2.1 5.7 0% .237 .000 1.57 7.94 4.25
2010 REA AA 32 0 40.0 34 14 58 5 .255 110 7.7 3.1 1.1 13.1 44% .319 .233 1.20 3.29 3.60
2010 LEH AAA 16 0 20.0 16 7 18 1 .259 92 7.2 3.1 0.5 8.1 42% .259 .215 1.15 3.34 1.35
2011 PHI MLB 12 0 14.3 15 7 16 2 .256 95 9.4 4.4 1.3 10.0 28% .342 .309 1.53 4.25 5.02
2011 LEH AAA 47 0 68.0 51 22 86 4 .257 90 6.8 2.9 0.5 11.4 38% .287 .210 1.07 2.49 1.85
2012 PHI MLB 35 0 34.3 30 16 36 3 .263 102 7.9 4.2 0.8 9.4 32% .300 .265 1.34 3.75 4.46
2012 LEH AAA 15 0 18.3 17 5 19 2 .249 98 8.3 2.5 1.0 9.3 50% .288 .241 1.20 3.49 3.93
2013 BUF AAA 6 0 6.0 1 7 6 0 .265 104 1.5 10.5 0.0 9.0 42% .083 .183 1.33 4.70 0.00

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 253 0.5494 0.3834 0.7113 0.5324 0.2018 0.7838 0.4783 0.2887
2012 603 0.4726 0.4950 0.7013 0.6842 0.3239 0.8205 0.4757 0.2987
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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
2013-03-22 2013-05-10 15-DL 49 36 Right Shoulder Strain - -
2010-08-23 2010-09-07 Minors 15 0 Low Back Strain -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2013 TOR $496,500
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$496,500
1 yrTotal$496,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 10 d1 year/$0.4965M (2013)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.4965M (2013). Acquired by Toronto in trade from Philadelphia 2/23/13. Re-signed by Toronto 3/13. DFA by Toronto 8/5/13. Released 8/7/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Re-signed by Philadelphia 3/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Contract purchased by Philadelphia 8/17/11.
  • Drafted by Philadelphia 2008 (14-436) (University of Virginia).

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BP Articles

Michael Schwimer is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 8, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-08
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 7, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-07
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 11, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Boston Rolls the Dice on Carp's TableR.J. Anderson2013-02-25
This article requires BP Premium accessSkewed Left: Ruben Amaro and the RabbisZachary Levine2013-01-25
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: The Phallin' PhilliesJay Jaffe2012-05-09


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2015, Michael Schwimer threw 910 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2009 and 2012, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2012, he relied primarily on his Slider (85mph) and Fourseam Fastball (94mph), also mixing in a Sinker (93mph) and Change (83mph).