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Drew Sutton 1BRed Sox

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2013 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 31)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
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Birth Date6-30-1983
Height6' 3"
Weight200 lbs
Age31 years, 4 months, 22 days
BatsB
ThrowsR
0.02010
0.32011
0.12012
2013
0.02014
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
2009 CIN 26 42 76 66 10 14 4 1 1 23 7 20 1 0 2 9 0 2 .212 .297 .348 .226 0.4 0.8 0.1
2010 CIN 27 2 3 3 1 2 0 0 1 5 0 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 .667 .667 1.667 .774 1.2 0.0 0.1
2010 CLE 27 11 39 36 4 8 1 0 1 12 3 12 0 0 0 4 0 0 .222 .282 .333 .201 -1.7 0.6 -0.1
2011 BOS 28 31 60 54 11 17 7 0 0 24 3 13 1 0 2 7 0 0 .315 .362 .444 .273 2.8 0.3 0.3
2012 PIT 29 24 79 74 10 18 8 1 1 31 4 26 0 1 0 7 0 1 .243 .278 .419 .259 0.3 -0.2 0.0
2012 TBA 29 18 51 48 2 13 4 0 0 17 2 16 1 0 0 6 0 0 .271 .314 .354 .244 0.6 0.6 0.1
Career1283082813872242411219883143703.256.309.399.2493.62.00.6

Advanced

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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
2004 TCV A- 63 295 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .343 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 LEX A 62 275 .306 .259 .336 .388 .262 .315 108 12.2 7.1 -0.1 -5.0 -0.8 19.1 1.4 19.1 1.4
2005 SLM A+ 43 178 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .315 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 SLM A+ 125 551 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .281 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 CCH AA 128 558 .264 .261 .338 .401 .259 .305 104 2.6 16.3 1.7 -8.1 3.0 27.7 2.0 27.7 2.0
2008 CCH AA 133 606 .336 .266 .341 .400 .275 .360 91 50.7 17.9 -0.4 -5.8 3.5 71.5 6.6 71.5 6.6
2009 CIN MLB 42 76 .226 .256 .323 .398 .253 .289 96 -2.7 2.2 0.1 0.8 0.6 0.4 0.1 0.4 0.1
2009 LOU AAA 44 190 .274 .264 .334 .407 .252 .316 113 2.9 5.4 0.5 -0.2 -0.4 8.1 0.8 8.1 0.8
2009 ROU AAA 5 18 .250 .242 .307 .360 .243 .308 87 -0.2 0.5 0 0.3 -0.1 0.5 0.1 0.5 0.1
2010 CIN MLB 2 3 .774 .319 .375 .461 .303 1.000 101 1.6 0.1 0 0.0 -0.0 1.2 0.1 1.2 0.1
2010 CLE MLB 11 39 .201 .255 .318 .397 .252 .304 109 -2.3 1.1 0.3 0.6 0.1 -1.7 -0.1 -1.7 -0.1
2010 COH AAA 29 119 .281 .268 .328 .425 .254 .355 109 3.3 4.2 -0.9 -0.1 -1.4 4.7 0.4 4.7 0.4
2010 LOU AAA 84 319 .276 .262 .333 .411 .255 .340 98 5.6 9.6 -2.8 -2.8 0.2 12.6 0.9 12.6 0.9
2011 BOS MLB 31 60 .273 .262 .326 .420 .265 .415 107 0.8 1.6 0.1 0.3 0.4 2.8 0.3 2.8 0.3
2011 PAW AAA 45 192 .290 .259 .331 .396 .257 .355 92 6.8 6.0 -0.2 -2.0 -3.2 9.8 0.7 9.8 0.7
2012 PIT MLB 24 79 .259 .260 .325 .411 .267 .354 100 0 2.2 -0.5 -0.2 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0
2012 TBA MLB 18 51 .244 .257 .325 .408 .262 .406 95 -0.8 1.4 0 0.6 0.1 0.6 0.1 0.6 0.1
2012 GWN AAA 38 164 .274 .252 .326 .384 .251 .322 104 2.6 4.9 -0.1 -0.3 0.9 6.7 0.6 6.7 0.6
2012 IND AAA 12 26 .149 .247 .320 .352 .239 .071 98 -3.3 0.8 -0.1 0.4 -0.3 -3.3 -0.3 -3.3 -0.3
2013 PAW AAA 102 434 .259 .264 .332 .399 .260 .303 99 -0.5 12.5 -5.8 -4.5 -0.9 9.6 0.5 8.9 0.4

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
2004 TCV A- 295 43 70 10 0 1 16 39 50 2 4 .280 .379 .332 .052 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 SLM A+ 178 22 38 5 1 3 12 29 34 4 3 .257 .382 .365 .108 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 LEX A 275 46 66 19 2 13 42 36 51 4 2 .286 .394 .554 .268 .306 19.1 -5.0 1.4
2006 SLM A+ 551 65 120 27 2 15 48 69 84 20 15 .263 .352 .430 .167 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 CCH AA 558 81 129 28 1 9 53 57 86 24 5 .269 .350 .388 .119 .264 27.7 -8.1 2.0
2008 CCH AA 606 102 165 39 4 20 69 76 98 20 7 .317 .410 .523 .206 .336 71.5 -5.8 6.6
2009 ROU AAA 18 1 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 .267 .389 .267 .000 .250 0.5 0.3 0.1
2009 CIN MLB 76 10 14 4 1 1 9 7 20 0 2 .212 .297 .348 .136 .226 0.4 0.8 0.1
2009 LOU AAA 190 32 41 14 2 5 22 26 39 1 2 .261 .381 .471 .210 .274 8.1 -0.2 0.8
2010 CLE MLB 39 4 8 1 0 1 4 3 12 0 0 .222 .282 .333 .111 .201 -1.7 0.6 -0.1
2010 COH AAA 119 10 29 8 0 2 15 18 21 4 0 .302 .407 .448 .146 .281 4.7 -0.1 0.4
2010 CIN MLB 3 1 2 0 0 1 4 0 1 0 0 .667 .667 1.667 1.000 .774 1.2 0.0 0.1
2010 LOU AAA 319 35 69 16 1 3 27 43 71 5 3 .262 .366 .365 .103 .276 12.6 -2.8 0.9
2011 BOS MLB 60 11 17 7 0 0 7 3 13 0 0 .315 .362 .444 .130 .273 2.8 0.3 0.3
2011 PAW AAA 192 24 49 13 1 5 27 21 38 0 2 .295 .382 .476 .181 .290 9.8 -2.0 0.7
2012 TBA MLB 51 2 13 4 0 0 6 2 16 0 0 .271 .314 .354 .083 .244 0.6 0.6 0.1
2012 GWN AAA 164 19 37 10 2 0 15 20 24 2 3 .270 .374 .372 .102 .274 6.7 -0.3 0.6
2012 IND AAA 26 2 1 1 0 0 1 4 7 1 0 .048 .231 .095 .048 .149 -3.3 0.4 -0.3
2012 PIT MLB 79 10 18 8 1 1 7 4 26 0 1 .243 .278 .419 .176 .259 0.3 -0.2 0.0
2013 PAW AAA 434 55 88 22 1 2 48 58 78 4 2 .245 .348 .329 .084 .259 8.9 -4.5 0.4

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
2009 288 0.4896 0.4688 0.7111 0.7163 0.2313 0.8218 0.3824 0.2889
2010 157 0.4968 0.4522 0.7324 0.6410 0.2658 0.8200 0.5238 0.2676
2011 251 0.5219 0.5139 0.8295 0.7099 0.3000 0.9140 0.6111 0.1705
2012 487 0.5051 0.5051 0.7520 0.6545 0.3527 0.8447 0.5765 0.2439
Career11830.50380.49110.75590.67950.30040.85060.52960.2424

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2011-08-05 2011-09-01 Minors 27 26 Right Fingers Contusion - -
2009-05-19 2009-06-02 Minors 14 0 General Medical Illness Dehydration -
2009-04-15 2009-05-05 Minors 20 0 General Medical Illness Mononucleosis -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y1 year (2012)

Details
  • 1 year (2012). Signed by Atlanta as a free agent 11/22/11 (minor-league contract). Acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Atlanta 5/21/12. Acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Pittsburgh 5/21/12. Claimed by Pittsburgh off waivers 6/24/12 after being DFA by Tampa Bay 6/22/12. DFA by Pittsburgh 7/31/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Signed by Boston as a free agent 11/22/10 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by Boston 5/20/11. DFA by Boston 9/5/11. Sent outright to Triple-A 9/9/11.
  • 1 year (2010). Re-signed 3/10.
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009). Contract purchased 11/19/08. Re-signed 2/20/09. Acquired in trade from Houston 4/16/09 (PTBN in 3/31/09 Jeff Keppinger trade).
  • Drafted 2004 (15-454) (Baylor).

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BP Articles

Drew Sutton is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessSobsequy: Why Some Fringy Minor Leaguers Make ItAdam Sobsey2013-02-06
Overthinking It: Measuring the Movement at This Year's DeadlineBen Lindbergh2012-08-07
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: The Midsummer Replacement-Level Killers, Part IIJay Jaffe2012-07-30
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: Shields' Plummeting Groundball RateJason Collette2012-07-10
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Youkilis Changes SoxR.J. Anderson2012-06-24
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Game of the Week: Memorial Day SaleR.J. Anderson2012-05-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Twins Change the MarquisR.J. Anderson2012-05-23
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: Building Benches FasterR.J. Anderson2012-03-28
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Notable NRI: NL EastR.J. Anderson2012-03-21
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Perspective: A Fresh Start for the AstrosBradley Ankrom2011-12-09
The BP Broadside: Trade Deadline WinnersSteven Goldman2011-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: There's No Such Thing as a Catching ProspectBen Lindbergh2011-06-21
This article requires BP Premium accessPurpose Pitches: AL NRIs to WatchChristina Kahrl2011-02-16
Transaction Analysis: AL Central Transaction BackfillChristina Kahrl2010-11-25
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: White Sox, IndiansChristina Kahrl2010-09-29
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: NL Central RoundupChristina Kahrl2010-08-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: NL Central UpdateChristina Kahrl2010-06-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Senior Circuit ShakeupsChristina Kahrl2010-05-27
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Going to DozensChristina Kahrl2010-04-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: More Prospect Wipeout!Christina Kahrl2010-03-24
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Senior Circuit ShufflingChristina Kahrl2009-08-25
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Senior ShufflingChristina Kahrl2009-07-27
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: NL Central MovesChristina Kahrl2009-07-10
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL Central ShufflingChristina Kahrl2009-05-05
This article requires BP Premium accessReplacement-Level Killers 2009: Murther, Bloody Murther!Ben Lindbergh2009-04-28
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Central ObsessionsChristina Kahrl2009-03-18
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Organizational Rankings, Part 1Kevin Goldstein2009-03-17
This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: PECOTA Takes on Second Base ProspectsNate Silver2007-02-13


BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2010-03-23 16:30:00 (link to chat)Does Drew Sutton get 250 ABs this season?
(Riley the cat, Jasper's brother from kinda dozing....)
I'll say no. We have him at 74 PA in PECOTA, that seems like a good guess to me. (Matt Swartz)


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