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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 30)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date10-13-1983
Height6' 4"
Weight220 lbs
Age30 years, 9 months, 12 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
-0.12010
2011
0.32012
2013
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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
2007 FLO 23 7 4 17.3 14.3 3.0 0 2 0 0 0 0 91 29 19 17 2 40 5 5 1 10 8.83 4.56 5.33 1.0 0.1
2010 SEA 26 14 0 22.3 0.0 22.3 1 0 0 0 0 0 95 21 14 14 4 42 10 10 0 16 5.64 5.29 5.29 -1.1 -0.1
2012 CLE 28 17 2 34.3 10.3 24.0 1 1 0 0 1 0 147 35 15 14 2 48 13 12 0 18 3.67 3.89 4.10 3.2 0.3
Career38674.024.749.3230010333854845813028271445.474.474.763.10.3

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
2001 PRI Rk 4 2 12.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 CSC A 26 20 117.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .254 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 BAK A+ 26 26 133.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .316 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 BAK A+ 7 7 41.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .278 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 MNT AA 21 21 119.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .318 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 MNT AA 10 10 52.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.761 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 DUR AAA 19 19 95.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.752 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 DUR AAA 28 28 154.2 5.28 78 .277 .259 .329 .398 .261 .304 99 -6.8 -0.7 -6.8 -0.7
2007 FLO MLB 7 4 17.3 5.33 93 .320 .276 .338 .437 .266 .370 104 1.6 0.2 1.0 0.1
2007 CAR AA 14 14 68.7 5.07 85 .259 .256 .325 .387 .261 .296 97 1.2 0.1 0.9 0.1
2007 MNT AA 12 12 71.0 6.07 55 .259 .260 .338 .391 .267 .294 92 -6.5 -0.7 -6.5 -0.7
2008 ABQ AAA 28 27 152.0 6.75 93 .265 .267 .337 .426 .256 .326 127 14.1 1.4 12.2 0.8
2009 TAC AAA 25 24 131.7 5.83 75 .280 .277 .349 .430 .276 .290 99 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0
2010 SEA MLB 14 0 22.3 5.29 77 .269 .257 .325 .401 .253 .262 96 -1.1 -0.1 -1.1 -0.1
2010 TAC AAA 18 15 101.0 5.00 96 .239 .281 .352 .432 .268 .278 96 9.7 0.9 9.7 0.9
2011 TAC AAA 28 25 149.3 5.22 103 .284 .290 .358 .454 .264 .340 102 25.0 2.4 25.0 2.4
2012 CLE MLB 17 2 34.3 4.10 105 .253 .265 .323 .422 .265 .289 98 3.2 0.3 3.2 0.3
2012 COH AAA 20 20 123.0 4.88 103 .229 .254 .324 .386 .253 .282 108 11.6 1.1 11.6 1.1

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
2001 PRI Rk 1 2 0 4 2 12.3 15 6 18 2 0% .000 11.0 4.4 1.5 13.2 1.71 5.12 0.0 0.0
2002 CSC A 6 8 1 26 20 117.0 93 68 88 7 0% .254 7.2 5.2 0.5 6.8 1.38 3.62 0.0 0.0
2003 BAK A+ 9 11 0 26 26 133.3 147 54 95 12 0% .316 9.9 3.6 0.8 6.4 1.51 5.00 0.0 0.0
2004 MNT AA 9 10 0 21 21 119.0 129 44 102 19 0% .318 9.8 3.3 1.4 7.7 1.45 4.39 0.0 0.0
2004 BAK A+ 5 0 0 7 7 41.3 30 8 41 0 0% .278 6.5 1.7 0.0 8.9 0.92 0.65 0.0 0.0
2005 DUR AAA 4 9 0 19 19 95.7 114 43 70 11 0% -.752 10.7 4.0 1.0 6.6 1.64 5.45 0.0 0.0
2005 MNT AA 6 1 0 10 10 52.3 58 20 46 4 0% -.761 10.0 3.4 0.7 7.9 1.49 4.82 0.0 0.0
2006 DUR AAA 9 9 0 28 28 154.2 168 46 108 20 41% .304 9.8 2.7 1.2 6.3 1.39 4.73 -6.8 -0.7
2007 MNT AA 3 4 0 12 12 71.0 71 23 40 7 53% .294 9.0 2.9 0.9 5.1 1.32 4.94 -6.5 -0.7
2007 CAR AA 3 6 0 14 14 68.7 65 25 58 6 51% .296 8.5 3.3 0.8 7.6 1.31 4.32 0.9 0.1
2007 FLO MLB 0 2 0 7 4 17.3 29 5 10 2 40% .370 15.1 2.6 1.0 5.2 1.96 8.83 1.0 0.1
2008 ABQ AAA 10 9 0 28 27 152.0 170 69 126 23 40% .326 10.1 4.1 1.4 7.5 1.57 5.09 12.2 0.8
2009 TAC AAA 9 8 0 25 24 131.7 140 54 80 17 46% .290 9.6 3.7 1.2 5.5 1.47 4.51 0.3 0.0
2010 TAC AAA 10 4 0 18 15 101.0 95 29 65 7 47% .278 8.5 2.6 0.6 5.8 1.23 3.39 9.7 0.9
2010 SEA MLB 1 0 0 14 0 22.3 21 10 16 4 46% .262 8.5 4.0 1.6 6.4 1.39 5.64 -1.1 -0.1
2011 TAC AAA 9 7 0 28 25 149.3 180 69 119 20 41% .340 10.8 4.2 1.2 7.2 1.67 6.27 25.0 2.4
2012 CLE MLB 1 1 0 17 2 34.3 35 13 18 2 41% .289 9.2 3.4 0.5 4.7 1.40 3.67 3.2 0.3
2012 COH AAA 11 5 0 20 20 123.0 112 27 108 16 35% .282 8.2 2.0 1.2 7.9 1.13 3.44 11.6 1.1

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
2010 366 0.4863 0.4426 0.7778 0.6236 0.2713 0.7928 0.7451 0.2222
2012 525 0.5181 0.4743 0.7992 0.6250 0.3123 0.8824 0.6203 0.2008
Career8910.5050.46130.79040.62440.29550.84560.67160.2096

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2009-07-10 2009-07-25 Minors 15 0 Ankle Sprain -
2009-04-28 2009-05-10 Minors 12 0 Left Shoulder Soreness Posterior -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 169 d1 year (2012)

Details
  • 2013. Signed with SK Wyverns of Korea.
  • 1 year (2012). Signed by Cleveland as a free agent 1/9/12 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by Cleveland 8/5/12. DFA by Cleveland 11/30/12. Non-tendered by Cleveland 11/30/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Re-signed by Seattle 11/23/10 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2010). Re-signed by Seattle 12/6/09 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by Seattle 7/15/10. Sent outright to Triple-A by Seattle 11/3/10.
  • 1 year (2009). Signed by Seattle as a free agent (split contract, $0.42M in majors).
  • 1 year (2008). Re-signed by Florida 2/08.
  • 1 year (2007). Re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/07. Claimed off waivers by Florida 6/13/07 after being DFA by Tampa Bay 6/4/07. DFA by Florida 1/13/08.
  • 1 year (2005). Contract purchased by Tampa Bay 11/04.
  • Drafted 2001 (5-139) (Canyon HS, Calif.).

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BP Articles

Chris Seddon is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
The BP Wayback Machine: Do Spring Speeds Matter?Mike Fast2013-03-15
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: All the Non-TendersR.J. Anderson2012-12-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Notable NRI: AL CentralR.J. Anderson2012-03-15
Spinning Yarn: Do Spring Speeds Matter?Mike Fast2011-03-30
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Tampa Bay Rays Top 11 ProspectsKevin Goldstein2011-02-22
Transaction Analysis: Western Divisions BackfillChristina Kahrl2010-11-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Junior Circuit JumbleChristina Kahrl2010-07-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Import/ExportChristina Kahrl2010-03-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Parts is PartsChristina Kahrl2010-02-10
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Camp-Opening RoundupChristina Kahrl2008-02-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Philly Non-Fixes and the Seattle PredicateChristina Kahrl2008-02-04
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: The Matchups That MatterJim Baker2007-09-28
Transaction of the Day: NL East RoundupChristina Kahrl2007-09-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: National League RoundupChristina Kahrl2007-07-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction of the Day: American League RoundupChristina Kahrl2007-06-06
Transaction Analysis: March 14-16Christina Kahrl2006-03-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 10-13Christina Kahrl2006-03-14
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: July 14-19, 2005Christina Kahrl2005-07-21
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 16-28, 2005Christina Kahrl2005-04-01


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Chris Seddon threw 1,027 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2012, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2012, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (91mph), also mixing in a Slider (82mph), Change (82mph) and Sinker (91mph). He also rarely threw a Curve (76mph).