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Michael Schwimer PBlue Jays

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2014 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
Age28 years, 9 months, 7 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
-0.12011
0.32012
2013
0.02014
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
2011 PHI 25 12 0 14.3 0.0 14.3 1 1 0 2 0 0 64 15 8 8 2 25 7 6 1 16 5.02 4.25 5.23 -0.7 -0.1
2012 PHI 26 35 0 34.3 0.0 34.3 2 1 0 1 0 0 147 30 18 17 3 48 16 14 2 36 4.46 3.75 3.74 3.2 0.3
Career47048.70.048.732030021145262557323203524.623.904.202.50.2

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
2008 WPT A- 22 0 41.3 2.82 132 .206 .256 .329 .370 .258 .355 94 10.3 1.0 10.3 1.0
2009 CLR A+ 48 0 60.0 2.82 130 .203 .248 .321 .365 .252 .313 98 14.0 1.4 14.0 1.4
2009 REA AA 5 0 4.7 0.68 183 .295 .270 .347 .402 .280 .450 94 4.0 0.4 4.0 0.4
2009 SUR Wnt 10 0 12.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .237 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2010 REA AA 32 0 40.0 3.77 125 .233 .259 .332 .388 .255 .319 110 10.8 1.1 10.8 1.1
2010 LEH AAA 16 0 20.0 3.03 127 .215 .269 .337 .419 .259 .259 92 3.9 0.4 3.9 0.4
2011 PHI MLB 12 0 14.3 5.23 67 .309 .252 .313 .388 .256 .342 95 -1.2 -0.1 -0.7 -0.1
2011 LEH AAA 47 0 68.0 2.86 128 .210 .260 .329 .405 .257 .287 90 15.7 1.5 15.7 1.5
2012 PHI MLB 35 0 34.3 3.74 114 .265 .253 .321 .410 .263 .300 102 3.2 0.3 3.2 0.3
2012 LEH AAA 15 0 18.3 4.98 85 .241 .252 .322 .387 .249 .288 98 0.8 0.1 0.8 0.1
2013 BUF AAA 6 0 6.0 5.33 82 .183 .270 .342 .420 .265 .083 104 -0.1 -0.0 -0.1 -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
2008 WPT A- 0 2 8 22 0 41.3 33 15 62 0 62% .355 7.2 3.3 0.0 13.5 1.16 1.96 10.3 1.0
2009 CLR A+ 2 1 20 48 0 60.0 44 19 82 2 46% .313 6.6 2.9 0.3 12.3 1.05 2.85 14.0 1.4
2009 REA AA 2 1 0 5 0 4.7 7 2 7 0 40% .450 13.4 3.8 0.0 13.4 1.91 7.66 4.0 0.4
2009 SUR Wnt 0 0 0 10 0 12.7 12 8 8 3 0% .237 8.5 5.7 2.1 5.7 1.57 4.25 0.0 0.0
2010 REA AA 5 3 11 32 0 40.0 34 14 58 5 44% .319 7.7 3.1 1.1 13.1 1.20 3.60 10.8 1.1
2010 LEH AAA 2 2 0 16 0 20.0 16 7 18 1 42% .259 7.2 3.1 0.5 8.1 1.15 1.35 3.9 0.4
2011 LEH AAA 9 1 10 47 0 68.0 51 22 86 4 38% .287 6.8 2.9 0.5 11.4 1.07 1.85 15.7 1.5
2011 PHI MLB 1 1 0 12 0 14.3 15 7 16 2 28% .342 9.4 4.4 1.3 10.0 1.53 5.02 -0.7 -0.1
2012 LEH AAA 2 1 6 15 0 18.3 17 5 19 2 50% .288 8.3 2.5 1.0 9.3 1.20 3.93 0.8 0.1
2012 PHI MLB 2 1 0 35 0 34.3 30 16 36 3 32% .300 7.9 4.2 0.8 9.4 1.34 4.46 3.2 0.3
2013 BUF AAA 0 0 0 6 0 6.0 1 7 6 0 42% .083 1.5 10.5 0.0 9.0 1.33 0.00 -0.1 -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
2011 253 0.5455 0.3834 0.7113 0.5290 0.2087 0.7808 0.5000 0.2887
2012 603 0.4726 0.4950 0.7013 0.6842 0.3239 0.8205 0.4757 0.2987
Career8560.49410.4620.70430.63830.28990.80880.48290.2957

Injury History

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 2014, Michael Schwimer threw 889 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).