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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 27)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date9-22-1986
Height6' 3"
Weight215 lbs
Age27 years, 10 months, 8 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
0.22011
-0.42012
2013
-0.82014
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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
2011 NYN 24 4 4 21.0 21.0 0.0 0 2 0 0 1 0 95 23 13 11 1 35 6 4 1 17 4.71 2.99 3.56 2.4 0.2
2012 NYN 25 3 2 8.7 8.0 0.7 0 1 0 0 0 0 46 15 13 12 4 33 3 3 0 1 12.46 9.94 11.82 -4.0 -0.4
Career7629.729.00.7030010141382623568971186.985.025.90-1.5-0.2

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2011 NYN MLB 4 4 21.0 3.56 109 .287 .260 .314 .418 .267 .314 94 2.5 0.3 2.4 0.2
2011 BIN AA 2 0 3.0 1.29 168 .111 .253 .326 .382 .268 .400 88 1.2 0.1 1.2 0.1
2011 BUF AAA 26 26 145.7 4.50 100 .249 .258 .325 .398 .254 .303 92 10.0 1.0 8.7 1.0
2012 NYN MLB 3 2 8.7 11.82 -37 .387 .257 .313 .399 .247 .289 116 -4.0 -0.4 -4.0 -0.4
2012 BUF AAA 21 19 106.7 4.12 113 .234 .247 .312 .366 .243 .301 101 14.0 1.4 16.1 1.8
2012 COH AAA 3 3 15.3 7.86 55 .258 .265 .324 .389 .250 .226 116 -2.0 -0.2 -2.0 -0.2
2012 LVG AAA 1 1 3.0 7.67 62 .475 .313 .377 .476 .282 .500 112 -0.2 -0.0 -0.2 -0.0
2012 SWB AAA 1 1 4.0 3.34 117 .384 .250 .307 .379 .251 .444 86 0.8 0.1 0.8 0.1
2013 LVG AAA 29 28 146.3 5.73 91 .286 .275 .341 .420 .267 .331 110 11.2 1.1 10.7 1.2
2014 ROU AAA 3 3 12.0 7.72 41 .353 .268 .333 .425 .268 .372 98 -1.4 -0.1 -1.4 -0.1

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
2011 BUF AAA 8 8 0 26 26 145.7 138 48 134 14 36% .303 8.5 3.0 0.9 8.3 1.28 3.95 8.7 1.0
2011 NYN MLB 0 2 0 4 4 21.0 23 6 17 1 41% .314 9.9 2.6 0.4 7.3 1.38 4.71 2.4 0.2
2011 BIN AA 0 0 0 2 0 3.0 2 0 5 0 40% .400 6.0 0.0 0.0 15.0 0.67 0.00 1.2 0.1
2012 LVG AAA 0 1 0 1 1 3.0 8 1 2 1 27% .500 24.0 3.0 3.0 6.0 3.00 21.00 -0.2 -0.0
2012 NYN MLB 0 1 0 3 2 8.7 15 3 1 4 52% .289 15.6 3.1 4.2 1.0 2.08 12.46 -4.0 -0.4
2012 BUF AAA 8 6 0 21 19 106.7 102 30 92 7 38% .301 8.6 2.5 0.6 7.8 1.24 2.70 16.1 1.8
2012 COH AAA 1 2 0 3 3 15.3 16 6 5 4 39% .226 9.4 3.5 2.3 2.9 1.43 5.87 -2.0 -0.2
2012 SWB AAA 0 1 0 1 1 4.0 8 1 2 0 50% .444 18.0 2.2 0.0 4.5 2.25 6.75 0.8 0.1
2013 LVG AAA 6 9 0 29 28 146.3 188 45 89 23 41% .331 11.6 2.8 1.4 5.5 1.59 5.78 10.7 1.2
2014 ROU AAA 1 2 0 3 3 12.0 20 3 11 4 45% .372 15.0 2.2 3.0 8.2 1.92 11.25 -1.4 -0.1

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 353 0.5297 0.4816 0.8353 0.6898 0.2470 0.8527 0.7805 0.1647
2012 187 0.5080 0.4301 0.9000 0.6211 0.2283 0.9322 0.8095 0.1000
Career5400.52220.46380.85770.6660.24050.88020.79050.1423

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2010-08-18 2010-09-07 Minors 20 0 Left Abdomen Strain Oblique -
2009-04-25 2009-05-13 Minors 18 0 Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 38 d1 year (2013)

Details
  • 1 year (2013). Re-signed by NY Mets (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2012). Claimed by Toronto off waivers 6/2/12 after being DFA by NY Mets 6/1/12. Claimed by Cleveland off waivers from Toronto 6/6/12. Claimed by NY Yankees off waivers from Cleveland 6/29/12. Claimed by NY Mets off waivers from NY Yankees 7/5/12. Sent outright to Triple-A by NY Mets 7/8/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Contract purchased by NY Mets 9/6/11.
  • Drafted by NY Mets 2008 (22-674) (Fresno Pacific U.).

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BP Articles

Chris Schwinden is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Royals Carry a Mig StickR.J. Anderson2013-01-02
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: El Caballo Rides Out EastR.J. Anderson2012-07-05
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: A Call-Up Who Can Do LotsR.J. Anderson2012-06-06
This article requires BP Premium accessResident Fantasy Genius: Verducci Effect: Fact or Fake?Derek Carty2012-02-02
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: A Big Bopper for the BombersJay Jaffe2012-01-20


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Chris Schwinden threw 539 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2012, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2012, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (90mph), also mixing in a Cutter (87mph), Curve (76mph), Sinker (89mph) and Change (83mph). He also rarely threw a Slider (82mph).