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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 34)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date2-4-1980
Height6' 5"
Weight215 lbs
Age34 years, 5 months, 21 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
0.32010
-0.32011
-0.22012
2013
0.22014
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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
2006 ARI 26 9 0 5.7 0.0 5.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 21 3 0 0 0 3 2 1 0 3 0.00 3.11 4.30 0.6 0.1
2007 ARI 27 61 0 36.3 0.0 36.3 3 2 0 5 0 0 163 41 15 11 4 63 14 14 0 28 2.72 4.22 4.26 3.8 0.4
2008 ARI 28 45 0 32.3 0.0 32.3 0 3 0 2 0 0 147 33 20 17 4 56 14 13 4 20 4.73 5.15 5.18 0.3 0.0
2009 ARI 29 11 0 6.3 0.0 6.3 0 0 0 2 0 0 30 10 5 5 1 17 1 1 0 4 7.11 4.32 4.48 0.6 0.1
2010 WAS 30 49 0 40.7 0.0 40.7 4 1 0 3 0 0 174 34 18 14 2 45 19 17 4 36 3.10 3.67 3.58 2.9 0.3
2011 WAS 31 31 0 16.3 0.0 16.3 0 2 0 3 0 0 84 26 10 8 3 44 9 6 1 13 4.41 5.63 5.28 -2.6 -0.3
2012 PIT 32 10 0 13.0 0.0 13.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 55 9 4 4 1 13 8 8 0 6 2.77 5.06 6.48 -1.6 -0.2
Career2160150.70.0150.77801500674156725915241676091103.524.464.584.10.4

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 LNC A+ 28 27 157.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 SBN A 7 0 14.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .333 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 LNC A+ 8 8 35.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .390 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 LNC A+ 32 19 119.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .351 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 SBN A 36 0 44.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .331 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 ELP AA 11 0 9.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .417 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 TEN AA 58 0 61.3 3.75 120 .231 .267 .347 .381 .270 .317 73 12.6 1.3 11.8 1.2
2005 phx Wnt 12 0 14.1 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -1.444 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 ARI MLB 9 0 5.7 4.30 102 .132 .254 .315 .397 .249 .188 90 0.6 0.1 0.6 0.1
2006 TEN AA 40 0 43.0 2.32 146 .200 .248 .327 .364 .263 .258 80 13.1 1.4 13.1 1.4
2006 TUC AAA 18 0 20.2 2.58 146 .189 .277 .353 .431 .275 .204 100 6.5 0.6 6.5 0.6
2007 ARI MLB 61 0 36.3 4.26 114 .261 .269 .347 .433 .267 .316 104 3.8 0.4 3.8 0.4
2008 ARI MLB 45 0 32.3 5.18 87 .284 .261 .332 .403 .260 .276 99 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0
2008 TUC AAA 6 0 6.7 5.32 119 .259 .292 .363 .477 .272 .312 124 1.3 0.1 0.9 0.1
2009 ARI MLB 11 0 6.3 4.48 106 .308 .264 .338 .417 .269 .375 105 0.6 0.1 0.6 0.1
2009 RNO AAA 39 0 43.7 5.22 101 .215 .274 .346 .422 .276 .309 109 4.7 0.5 4.7 0.5
2010 WAS MLB 49 0 40.7 3.58 113 .239 .258 .327 .411 .270 .283 94 2.9 0.3 2.9 0.3
2010 SYR AAA 11 0 17.0 2.89 136 .127 .259 .329 .408 .253 .263 101 3.9 0.4 3.8 0.4
2011 WAS MLB 31 0 16.3 5.28 68 .373 .260 .330 .406 .270 .397 96 -2.6 -0.3 -2.6 -0.3
2011 HAG A 4 2 3.7 2.18 160 .268 .273 .336 .407 .261 .385 115 2.0 0.2 2.0 0.2
2011 HAR AA 1 1 2.0 1.64 158 .231 .261 .327 .372 .262 .333 82 0.9 0.1 0.9 0.1
2011 SYR AAA 3 0 2.7 0.56 187 .202 .246 .305 .398 .241 .500 92 1.4 0.1 1.4 0.1
2011 NAT Rk 1 1 2.0 3.79 135 .021 .253 .338 .365 .258 .000 112 0.5 0.0 0.5 0.0
2012 PIT MLB 10 0 13.0 6.48 53 .217 .250 .307 .410 .251 .200 103 -1.6 -0.2 -1.6 -0.2
2012 IND AAA 40 0 42.7 5.43 76 .213 .255 .325 .396 .250 .202 100 -1.0 -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
2001 LNC A+ 9 8 0 28 27 157.7 207 45 110 16 0% .000 11.8 2.6 0.9 6.3 1.60 4.79 0.0 0.0
2002 LNC A+ 1 6 0 8 8 35.0 59 12 23 4 0% .390 15.2 3.1 1.0 5.9 2.03 9.00 0.0 0.0
2002 SBN A 0 0 0 7 0 14.3 18 4 5 0 0% .333 11.3 2.5 0.0 3.1 1.54 4.41 0.0 0.0
2003 LNC A+ 6 7 0 32 19 119.3 156 47 78 13 0% .351 11.8 3.5 1.0 5.9 1.70 6.04 0.0 0.0
2004 ELP AA 0 1 0 11 0 9.0 16 10 6 1 0% .417 16.0 10.0 1.0 6.0 2.89 10.00 0.0 0.0
2004 SBN A 5 2 5 36 0 44.0 44 13 40 2 0% .331 9.0 2.7 0.4 8.2 1.30 2.25 0.0 0.0
2005 phx Wnt 2 0 0 12 0 14.1 27 4 13 1 0% -1.444 17.2 2.6 0.6 8.3 2.20 6.38 0.0 0.0
2005 TEN AA 2 2 1 58 0 61.3 61 26 72 2 51% .317 9.0 3.8 0.3 10.6 1.42 4.26 11.8 1.2
2006 TUC AAA 2 1 2 18 0 20.2 10 7 21 0 51% .204 4.5 3.1 0.0 9.4 0.84 0.45 6.5 0.6
2006 TEN AA 2 3 8 40 0 43.0 31 15 59 1 52% .258 6.5 3.1 0.2 12.3 1.07 1.88 13.1 1.4
2006 ARI MLB 0 0 0 9 0 5.7 3 2 3 0 44% .188 4.8 3.2 0.0 4.8 0.88 0.00 0.6 0.1
2007 ARI MLB 3 2 0 61 0 36.3 41 14 28 4 44% .316 10.2 3.5 1.0 6.9 1.51 2.72 3.8 0.4
2008 TUC AAA 0 0 0 6 0 6.7 6 4 9 1 35% .312 8.1 5.4 1.3 12.1 1.49 4.03 0.9 0.1
2008 ARI MLB 0 3 0 45 0 32.3 33 14 20 4 39% .276 9.2 3.9 1.1 5.6 1.45 4.73 0.3 0.0
2009 ARI MLB 0 0 0 11 0 6.3 10 1 4 1 44% .375 14.2 1.4 1.4 5.7 1.74 7.11 0.6 0.1
2009 RNO AAA 3 2 9 39 0 43.7 41 15 40 3 54% .309 8.4 3.1 0.6 8.2 1.28 3.09 4.7 0.5
2010 SYR AAA 1 0 0 11 0 17.0 12 1 17 0 68% .263 6.4 0.5 0.0 9.0 0.76 0.00 3.8 0.4
2010 WAS MLB 4 1 0 49 0 40.7 34 19 36 2 47% .283 7.5 4.2 0.4 8.0 1.30 3.10 2.9 0.3
2011 SYR AAA 0 0 0 3 0 2.7 2 0 5 0 100% .500 6.8 0.0 0.0 16.9 0.75 0.00 1.4 0.1
2011 NAT Rk 0 0 0 1 1 2.0 0 0 1 0 20% .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.5 0.00 0.00 0.5 0.0
2011 WAS MLB 0 2 0 31 0 16.3 26 9 13 3 46% .397 14.3 5.0 1.7 7.2 2.14 4.41 -2.6 -0.3
2011 HAR AA 0 0 0 1 1 2.0 2 0 2 0 0% .333 9.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 1.00 0.00 0.9 0.1
2011 HAG A 0 0 0 4 2 3.7 5 0 3 0 31% .385 12.3 0.0 0.0 7.4 1.36 4.91 2.0 0.2
2012 IND AAA 3 3 10 40 0 42.7 30 13 24 5 56% .202 6.3 2.7 1.1 5.1 1.01 2.11 -1.4 -0.1
2012 PIT MLB 0 0 0 10 0 13.0 9 8 6 1 51% .200 6.2 5.5 0.7 4.2 1.31 2.77 -1.6 -0.2

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
2008 459 0.5098 0.4619 0.8443 0.6538 0.2622 0.9150 0.6610 0.1557
2009 122 0.4918 0.4508 0.8727 0.6000 0.3065 0.9167 0.7895 0.1273
2010 635 0.4992 0.4236 0.7472 0.5773 0.2704 0.8415 0.5465 0.2416
2011 272 0.5257 0.4853 0.7727 0.6154 0.3411 0.8977 0.5227 0.2273
2012 196 0.4949 0.4031 0.8861 0.5773 0.2323 0.9286 0.7826 0.1139
Career16840.50530.44360.8030.60590.27780.88620.61890.1927

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2011-06-04 2011-09-01 15-DL 89 77 Left Elbow Inflammation Ulnar Nerve -
2008-07-19 2008-08-13 15-DL 25 23 Right Knee Strain -
2008-02-11 2008-03-25 Camp 43 0 Right Knee Recovery From Surgery Microfracture 2007-10-05
2007-10-05 2007-10-05 Off 0 0 Right Knee Surgery Microfracture 2007-10-05
2007-06-12 2007-06-14 DTD 2 2 Wrist Contusion -
2007-03-12 2007-03-15 Camp 3 0 Left Forearm Contusion -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2012 PIT $
2011 WAS $695,000
2009 ARI $422,500
2008 ARI $400,500
2007 ARI $380,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
4 yrPrevious$1,898,000
4 yrTotal$1,898,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
4 y 43 d1 year (2012)

Details
  • 1 year (2012). Signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 1/17/12 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by Pittsburgh 5/28/12. DFA by Pittsburgh 6/27/12. Sent outright to Triple-A 7/6/12.
  • 1 year/$0.695M (2011). Re-signed by Washington 1/18/11 (avoided arbitration). Performance bonuses: $5,000 for 60 games, $12,500 for 70 games. Non-tendered by Washington 12/12/11.
  • 1 year (2010). DFA by Washington 2/16/10, sent outright to AAA. Contract purchased by Washington 5/9/10.
  • 1 year/$0.4225M (2009). Re-signed by Arizona 3/3/09. Claimed by Washington off waivers from Arizona 11/4/09.
  • 1 year/$0.4005M (2008). Re-signed 3/9/08.
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007). Re-signed by Arizona 2/07.
  • 1 year (2006). Contract purchased by Arizona 11/05. Re-signed 3/06.
  • Drafted by Arizona 2000 (17-519).

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BP Articles

Doug Slaten is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessSkewed Left: Bayes and the Hit By PitchZachary Levine2013-06-13
Painting the Black: Evaluating the Non-Tender Class of '11R.J. Anderson2012-10-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Notable NRI: NL CentralR.J. Anderson2012-02-17
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: Avoiding June SwoonsCorey Dawkins2011-06-06
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: Avoiding June SwoonsBen Lindbergh2011-06-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Trading Up from Dickerson to MorganChristina Kahrl2011-03-29
Team Injury Projection: Washington NationalsMarc Normandin2011-03-07
Team Injury Projection: Washington NationalsCorey Dawkins2011-03-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Trading Gorzo the MagnificentChristina Kahrl2011-01-18
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Senior CircuitryChristina Kahrl2010-05-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Senior ShufflingChristina Kahrl2010-05-10
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Lefty-less and ZedlinessChristina Kahrl2010-03-16
This article requires BP Premium accessCamp Battles: NL WestChristina Kahrl2010-03-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Capital Offenses?Christina Kahrl2010-02-21
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: The Holliday RushChristina Kahrl2010-01-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Senior Circuitry, East and CentralChristina Kahrl2010-01-04
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: A Teahen Scandal?Christina Kahrl2009-11-05
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: NL Add-OnsChristina Kahrl2009-07-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL West RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-07-02
Transaction Analysis: The Mess in the WestChristina Kahrl2009-04-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Senior Circuit ShufflingChristina Kahrl2009-04-02
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Bankers DozenChristina Kahrl2008-09-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Getting ScorchyChristina Kahrl2008-08-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL RoundupChristina Kahrl2008-08-05
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Weekend Moves OmnibusChristina Kahrl2008-07-21
Prospectus Preview: Wednesday's Games to WatchCaleb Peiffer2008-04-23
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction of the Day: Making Waves in the WestsChristina Kahrl2007-12-27
Playoff Prospectus: Diamondbacks versus RockiesJoe Sheehan2007-10-11
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: How the D'backs Were BuiltKevin Goldstein2007-10-11
Playoff Prospectus: Cubs versus DiamondbacksNate Silver2007-10-02
Transaction of the Day: NL West MovesChristina Kahrl2007-08-14
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction of the Day: Roster Reviews of the WestsChristina Kahrl2007-04-03
This article requires BP Premium accessHope and Faith: How the Arizona Diamondbacks Can Win the World SeriesJoe Sheehan2007-03-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: September 1-4Christina Kahrl2006-09-06


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Doug Slaten threw 1,808 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2012, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training. In 2012, he relied primarily on his Sinker (88mph) and Fourseam Fastball (89mph), also mixing in a Slider (79mph) and Change (82mph).