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Portrait of Roderick Shoulders

Roderick Shoulders 1BCubs

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 22)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
250 .196 8 24 28 0 .221 -0.7
Birth Date9-26-1991
Height6' 2"
Weight225 lbs
Age23 years, 0 months, 25 days
BatsL
ThrowsR
2010
2011
2012
2013
-0.72014
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WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP

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 PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2011 CUB Rk 8 35 .221 .290 .356 .429 .272 .273 109 -1.8 1.2 -0.8 -0.1 -0.1 -1.1 -0.1 -1.1 -0.1
2012 BOI A- 63 237 .266 .245 .327 .354 .256 .326 120 1.5 6.5 -3.8 1.9 -0.8 5.7 0.8 5.7 0.8
2013 KNC A 117 503 .274 .254 .323 .374 .256 .337 109 7.3 14.2 -8.4 -1.1 -1.3 11.4 1.1 11.4 1.1
2014 DAY A+ 91 367 .267 .252 .321 .363 .250 .305 102 2.7 10.7 -5.7 2.8 -1.3 5.2 0.8 5.2 0.8

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2011 CUB Rk 35 4 6 5 0 0 3 3 10 0 0 .188 .257 .344 .156 .221 -1.1 -0.1 -0.1
2012 BOI A- 237 29 52 11 0 10 37 28 69 0 0 .250 .342 .447 .197 .266 5.7 1.9 0.8
2013 KNC A 503 61 111 27 0 18 74 66 143 0 0 .258 .352 .445 .188 .274 11.4 -1.1 1.1
2014 DAY A+ 367 46 69 16 1 12 42 55 112 1 2 .223 .341 .397 .174 .267 5.2 2.8 0.8

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

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

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Details

2014 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 3/11/2014 05:35 ET

PCT PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
90o 523 62 111 23 0 19 66 54 169 0 0 .242 .320 .421 .266 8.9 1B -1, LF 0 0.9
80o 498 55 99 20 0 17 59 48 165 0 0 .226 .301 .392 .250 0.8 1B -1, LF 0 0.0
70o 480 51 92 19 0 16 55 44 163 0 0 .215 .287 .372 .239 -4.5 1B -1, LF 0 -0.6
60o 464 48 85 17 0 15 51 41 160 0 0 .205 .275 .355 .229 -8.8 1B 0, LF 0 -1.0
50o 450 44 79 16 0 14 48 38 157 0 0 .196 .264 .340 .220 -12.5 1B 0, LF 0 -1.4
40o 436 41 73 15 0 13 45 36 155 0 0 .187 .253 .324 .210 -16.0 1B 0, LF 0 -1.8
30o 420 38 68 14 0 12 42 33 152 0 0 .177 .241 .307 .201 -19.4 1B 0, LF 0 -2.2
20o 402 34 61 12 0 11 38 29 148 0 0 .166 .227 .288 .189 -23.0 1B 0, LF 0 -2.6
10o 377 30 52 11 0 9 33 25 142 0 0 .151 .208 .262 .173 -27.4 1B 0, LF 0 -3.0
Weighted Mean458468217014504015900.201.270.348.225-10.51B 0, LF 0-1.2

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Long-Term Forecast (Beyond the 2014 Projections)

Playing time estimates are based on performance, not Depth Charts.
Year Age PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP VORP BRR POS_ADJ REP_ADJ RAA FRAA
201523250284710072722770.211.280.352.234-0.5-4.2-0.7-2.714.9-15.7-0.4
201624252294811082923820.213.285.372.239-0.1-1.0-0.7-2.814.9-12.4-0.4
201725604681112401966521961.203.273.349.228-1.5-12.4-1.6-6.914.9-18.8-0.9
201826627721192501970561951.213.284.362.236-1.0-8.2-1.7-7.414.9-14.1-1.0
201927606721212501969571690.224.297.377.247-0.3-1.8-1.6-7.314.9-7.9-0.9
202028627751232502072591770.222.295.377.246-0.4-3.1-1.7-7.714.9-8.6-1.0
202129640791322612276631690.231.306.395.2550.22.5-1.6-8.114.9-2.8-1.0
202230635761272612072631760.222.299.376.247-0.4-2.5-1.7-8.214.9-7.5-1.0
202331619761282512173621580.232.309.392.2560.22.6-1.6-8.114.9-2.6-1.0

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
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15 86 Ian Gac 2008 .000 DNP
16 86 Jeff Malm 2013 .000 DNP
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18 84 Mike McDade 2011 .000 DNP
19 84 Beau Mills 2009 .000 DNP
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21 83 C.J. Cron 2012 .000 DNP
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26 82 Brandon Jacobs 2013 .000 DNP
27 82 Cody Hawn 2011 .000 DNP
28 82 Matt Helm 2013 .000 DNP
29 82 James Robbins 2013 .000 DNP
30 81 Paul Goldschmidt 2010 .000 DNP
31 81 Michael Burgess 2011 .000 DNP
32 81 Slade Heathcott 2013 .000 DNP
33 81 Jon Edwards 2010 .000 DNP
34 81 Kody Hinze 2010 .000 DNP
35 80 Edgar Lara 2011 .000 DNP
36 80 Kyle Parker 2012 .000 DNP
37 80 Bobby Borchering 2013 .000 DNP
38 80 Angel Villalona 2013 .000 DNP
39 80 Chris Vinyard 2008 .000 DNP
40 80 Josh Bell 2009 .000 DNP
41 80 Jon Talley 2011 .000 DNP
42 80 Matt Fields 2008 .000 DNP
43 80 Johermyn Chavez 2011 .000 DNP
44 80 Jabari Blash 2012 .000 DNP
45 80 Chris Marrero 2011 .219
46 80 Steffan Wilson 2008 .000 DNP
47 79 Matt Curry 2011 .000 DNP
48 79 Jonathan Rodriguez 2012 .000 DNP
49 79 Matthew Sweeney 2010 .000 DNP
50 79 Marcus Knecht 2012 .000 DNP
51 79 Kelly Dugan 2013 .000 DNP
52 79 Trayce Thompson 2013 .000 DNP
53 79 Rashun Dixon 2013 .000 DNP
54 79 Cory Vaughn 2011 .000 DNP
55 79 Corey Brown 2008 .000 DNP
56 79 Vinnie Catricala 2011 .000 DNP
57 78 Mike Carp 2008 .000 DNP
58 78 Will Middlebrooks 2011 .000 DNP
59 78 Nick Evans 2008 .264
60 78 Cristian Santana 2011 .000 DNP
61 78 Stephen Chapman 2008 .000 DNP
62 78 Brandon Wood 2007 .142
63 78 Wladimir Balentien 2007 .745
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65 78 Mickey Wiswall 2011 .000 DNP
66 78 Juaner Aguasvivas 2012 .000 DNP
67 78 Jose Jimenez 2009 .000 DNP
68 78 Ji-Man Choi 2013 .000 DNP
69 78 David Winfree 2008 .000 DNP
70 78 Angel Morales 2012 .000 DNP
71 77 Lars Anderson 2010 .214
72 77 Angel Castillo 2011 .000 DNP
73 77 Blake Forsythe 2012 .000 DNP
74 77 Rainel Rosario 2011 .000 DNP
75 77 Brandon Snyder 2009 .000 DNP
76 77 Alex Liddi 2011 .278
77 77 Brandon Waring 2008 .000 DNP
78 77 Tyler Flowers 2008 .000 DNP
79 77 Adam Milligan 2010 .000 DNP
80 77 Cody Rogers 2011 .000 DNP
81 77 O'Koyea Dickson 2012 .000 DNP
82 77 J.D. Martinez 2010 .000 DNP
83 77 Zoilo Almonte 2011 .000 DNP
84 77 Jason Place 2010 .000 DNP
85 77 Cameron Seitzer 2012 .000 DNP
86 76 Kirk Nieuwenhuis 2010 .000 DNP
87 76 Jaime Ortiz 2011 .000 DNP
88 76 Ryan Strieby 2008 .000 DNP
89 76 Brandon Barnes 2008 .000 DNP
90 76 Kyler Burke 2010 .000 DNP
91 76 David Vidal 2012 .000 DNP
92 76 Dylan Johnston 2009 .000 DNP
93 76 Ryan Lavarnway 2010 .000 DNP
94 76 Zach Borenstein 2013 .000 DNP
95 76 Thomas Pham 2010 .000 DNP
96 76 Jordan Schafer 2009 .218
97 76 Brandon Allen 2008 .000 DNP
98 76 Tyler Kolodny 2010 .000 DNP
99 76 Ronnie Welty 2010 .000 DNP
100 76 Jesus Flores 2007 .228

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