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2016 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 29)
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Birth Date9-22-1986
Height6' 3"
Weight215 lbs
Age29 years, 11 months, 4 days
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-0.22012
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DRA-Based WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2011 NYN MLB 4 4 21.0 0 2 0 23 6 17 1 .267 94 9.9 2.6 0.4 7.3 41% .314 .287 1.38 2.99 4.71 102 4.26 0.2
2012 NYN MLB 3 2 8.7 0 1 0 15 3 1 4 .247 116 15.6 3.1 4.2 1.0 52% .289 .387 2.08 9.94 12.46 117 6.65 -0.2
CareerMLB7629.7030389185.26010011.52.71.55.545%.306.3201.585.026.981074.960.0

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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2011 NYN MLB 4 4 21.0 0 2 0 23 6 17 1 .267 94 9.9 2.6 0.4 7.3 41% .314 .287 1.38 2.99 4.71
2011 BIN AA 2 0 3.0 0 0 0 2 0 5 0 .268 88 6.0 0.0 0.0 15.0 40% .400 .111 0.67 0.08 0.00
2011 BUF AAA 26 26 145.7 8 8 0 138 48 134 14 .254 92 8.5 3.0 0.9 8.3 36% .303 .249 1.28 3.84 3.95
2012 NYN MLB 3 2 8.7 0 1 0 15 3 1 4 .247 116 15.6 3.1 4.2 1.0 52% .289 .387 2.08 9.94 12.46
2012 BUF AAA 21 19 106.7 8 6 0 102 30 92 7 .243 101 8.6 2.5 0.6 7.8 38% .301 .234 1.24 3.19 2.70
2012 COH AAA 3 3 15.3 1 2 0 16 6 5 4 .250 116 9.4 3.5 2.3 2.9 39% .226 .258 1.43 7.07 5.87
2012 LVG AAA 1 1 3.0 0 1 0 8 1 2 1 .282 112 24.0 3.0 3.0 6.0 27% .500 .475 3.00 7.67 21.00
2012 SWB AAA 1 1 4.0 0 1 0 8 1 2 0 .251 86 18.0 2.2 0.0 4.5 50% .444 .384 2.25 2.91 6.75
2013 LVG AAA 29 28 146.3 6 9 0 188 45 89 23 .267 110 11.6 2.8 1.4 5.5 41% .331 .286 1.59 5.42 5.78
2014 ROU AAA 3 3 12.0 1 2 0 20 3 11 4 .271 98 15.0 2.2 3.0 8.2 45% .372 .350 1.92 7.20 11.25

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 0.5099 0.4703 0.8133 0.6833 0.2486 0.8537 0.6977 0.1867
2012 186 0.4946 0.4194 0.8718 0.5870 0.2553 0.8889 0.8333 0.1282
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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
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 2016, Chris Schwinden threw 545 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).