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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
3 232.7 12 19 0 129 5.30 -0.2
Birth Date10-17-1983
Height6' 1"
Weight180 lbs
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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
2008 TBA 24 3 1 9.7 4.3 5.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 54 16 12 12 3 30 11 11 1 5 11.17 9.89 11.98 -4.4 -0.4
2010 CLE 26 28 28 159.3 159.3 0.0 10 13 0 0 11 0 696 169 88 78 13 249 69 67 8 88 4.41 4.45 5.33 4.9 0.5
2011 CLE 27 12 12 63.7 63.7 0.0 2 6 0 0 4 0 299 90 47 47 10 138 28 26 3 36 6.64 5.43 5.55 -2.1 -0.3
Career4341232.7227.35.3121900150104927514713726417108104121295.304.955.68-1.6-0.2

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2003 MAR Rk 12 12 54.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .277 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 LEX A 27 27 152.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .279 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 SLM A+ 27 27 151.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.911 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 CCH AA 18 17 90.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .353 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 MNT AA 10 10 66.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .271 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 DUR AAA 29 29 161.0 5.31 79 .250 .260 .331 .397 .259 .312 93 -0.5 -0.0 -0.5 -0.0
2008 TBA MLB 3 1 9.7 11.98 -36 .382 .266 .336 .442 .266 .382 108 -4.4 -0.4 -4.4 -0.4
2008 DUR AAA 28 28 161.0 3.57 118 .241 .268 .336 .408 .266 .342 89 33.2 3.2 33.2 3.2
2009 PCH A+ 1 1 3.0 0.74 183 .106 .212 .264 .296 .213 .333 100 1.6 0.2 1.6 0.2
2009 DUR AAA 10 10 54.3 3.97 121 .267 .274 .343 .419 .259 .365 112 13.4 1.3 13.4 1.3
2009 RAY Rk 4 4 11.0 1.55 162 .139 .232 .309 .356 .254 .294 86 4.4 0.4 4.4 0.4
2009 PDD Wnt 6 6 22.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .347 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2010 CLE MLB 28 28 159.3 5.33 87 .270 .261 .328 .411 .260 .301 106 5.1 0.5 4.9 0.5
2010 MHV A- 1 1 3.0 7.84 20 .175 .274 .348 .389 .274 .200 100 -0.5 -0.0 -0.5 -0.0
2011 CLE MLB 12 12 63.7 5.55 78 .326 .266 .331 .433 .268 .360 102 -1.7 -0.2 -2.1 -0.3
2011 COH AAA 13 7 44.3 3.88 125 .248 .253 .318 .389 .249 .373 107 8.0 0.8 8.0 0.8
2013 LVG AAA 1 1 3.7 7.37 70 .331 .227 .297 .319 .232 .389 120 -0.1 -0.0 0.2 0.0
2013 NWO AAA 1 1 5.0 3.71 112 .172 .250 .303 .378 .251 .133 88 0.8 0.1 0.5 0.0
2013 MRL Rk 2 1 8.0 3.01 138 .234 .228 .306 .308 .237 .261 99 2.2 0.2 2.2 0.2

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
2003 MAR Rk 4 4 0 12 12 54.0 45 11 46 1 0% .277 7.5 1.8 0.2 7.7 1.04 2.83 0.0 0.0
2004 LEX A 10 10 0 27 27 152.7 145 49 115 16 0% .279 8.5 2.9 0.9 6.8 1.27 3.83 0.0 0.0
2005 SLM A+ 8 11 0 27 27 151.3 169 46 100 15 0% -.911 10.1 2.7 0.9 5.9 1.42 4.34 0.0 0.0
2006 MNT AA 4 3 0 10 10 66.0 51 18 59 2 0% .271 7.0 2.5 0.3 8.0 1.05 1.91 0.0 0.0
2006 CCH AA 6 4 1 18 17 90.0 94 29 96 4 0% .353 9.4 2.9 0.4 9.6 1.37 3.40 0.0 0.0
2007 DUR AAA 13 9 0 29 29 161.0 169 59 124 13 56% .312 9.4 3.3 0.7 6.9 1.42 4.53 -0.5 -0.0
2008 DUR AAA 13 9 0 28 28 161.0 165 35 141 9 52% .342 9.2 2.0 0.5 7.9 1.24 3.86 33.2 3.2
2008 TBA MLB 0 0 0 3 1 9.7 16 11 5 3 38% .382 14.9 10.2 2.8 4.7 2.79 11.17 -4.4 -0.4
2009 DUR AAA 4 4 0 10 10 54.3 67 18 40 3 49% .365 11.1 3.0 0.5 6.6 1.57 4.48 13.4 1.3
2009 PCH A+ 0 0 0 1 1 3.0 1 0 6 0 33% .333 3.0 0.0 0.0 18.0 0.33 0.00 1.6 0.2
2009 RAY Rk 0 0 0 4 4 11.0 5 0 21 0 53% .294 4.1 0.0 0.0 17.2 0.45 0.82 4.4 0.4
2009 PDD Wnt 3 0 0 6 6 22.7 27 6 15 2 0% .347 10.7 2.4 0.8 5.9 1.45 4.36 0.0 0.0
2010 CLE MLB 10 13 0 28 28 159.3 169 69 88 13 49% .301 9.5 3.9 0.7 5.0 1.49 4.41 4.9 0.5
2010 MHV A- 0 0 0 1 1 3.0 2 1 0 0 70% .200 6.0 3.0 0.0 0.0 1.00 3.00 -0.5 -0.0
2011 COH AAA 4 2 0 13 7 44.3 54 10 42 4 53% .373 11.0 2.0 0.8 8.5 1.44 4.26 8.0 0.8
2011 CLE MLB 2 6 0 12 12 63.7 90 28 36 10 44% .360 12.7 4.0 1.4 5.1 1.85 6.64 -2.1 -0.3
2013 NWO AAA 1 0 0 1 1 5.0 2 2 3 0 67% .133 3.6 3.6 0.0 5.4 0.80 0.00 0.5 0.0
2013 LVG AAA 0 0 0 1 1 3.7 7 3 0 0 61% .389 17.2 7.4 0.0 0.0 2.73 9.82 0.2 0.0
2013 MRL Rk 1 1 0 2 1 8.0 6 1 8 0 70% .261 6.8 1.1 0.0 9.0 0.88 2.25 2.2 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 204 0.4412 0.4069 0.8434 0.6556 0.2105 0.9153 0.6667 0.1566
2010 2618 0.5252 0.4304 0.8588 0.6189 0.2212 0.9201 0.6691 0.1394
2011 1108 0.5262 0.4493 0.8851 0.6192 0.2571 0.9391 0.7407 0.1149
Career39300.52110.43450.86540.62090.23080.92520.68920.1334

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2011-07-09 2011-07-31 15-DL 22 17 - Low Back Strain - -
2011-04-12 2011-05-25 15-DL 43 36 Right Elbow Sprain Ulnar Collateral Ligament -
2010-09-13 2010-09-23 DTD 10 9 Right Shoulder Inflammation -
2010-07-30 2010-08-14 15-DL 15 14 Mid Back Strain -
2009-05-28 2009-09-09 Minors 104 0 Right Elbow Sprain Partial Ulnar Collateral Ligament Tear -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2013 MIA $
2011 CLE $431,700
2010 CLE $400,700
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$832,400
2 yrTotal$832,400

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 149 dACES1 year (2013)

Details
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by Miami as a free agent 1/23/13 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2012). Signed by Samsung of Korea 12/2/11.
  • 1 year/$0.4317M (2011). Re-signed by Cleveland 3/8/11. DFA by Cleveland 7/31/11. Sent outright to Triple-A 8/5/11. Contract purchased by Cleveland 9/24/11. Sent outright to Triple-A by Cleveland 10/18/11.
  • 1 year/$0.4007M (2010). Acquired by Cleveland in trade from Tampa Bay 12/21/09. Signed 3/10/10.
  • 1 year/$0.4007M (2009). Re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/25/09. Optioned to Triple-A 3/16/09.
  • 1 year (2008). Re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/15/08. Optioned to Triple-A 3/14/08. Recalled 7/1/08. Optioned to Triple-A 7/3/08. Recalled 9/14/08.
  • 1 year (2007). Contract purchased by Tampa Bay 11/06. Re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/07. Optioned to Triple-A 3/07.
  • Acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Houston 7/06.
  • Drafted by Houston 2002 (2-70) (Canyon View HS, Cedar City, Utah). $0.55M signing bonus.

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This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 21, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-21
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: What it Means to Have the Worst Farm System in BaseballSam Miller2013-02-15
Baseball ProGUESTus: Korea Catches Baseball FeverDaniel Kim2012-03-20
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Requiem for a RaceJay Jaffe2011-08-26
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: Digging the Long BallJohn Perrotto2011-07-11
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: Weekly Planner #13Craig Brown2011-06-24
Prospectus Hit List: AL: The Cream RisesTommy Bennett2011-05-30
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: Weekly Planner #9Craig Brown2011-05-27
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Something Lost, Something GainedBen Lindbergh2011-05-10
Transaction Analysis: Opportunity KnocksBen Lindbergh2011-05-03
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: Hello, Cleveland!John Perrotto2011-05-02
Painting the Black: Pitching BackwardR.J. Anderson2011-04-26
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Are The Indians For Real?Jay Jaffe2011-04-22
Collateral Damage: One Step Forward, Several Steps backMarc Normandin2011-04-18
Collateral Damage: One Step Forward, Several Steps backCorey Dawkins2011-04-18
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: Britton's Got TalentJohn Perrotto2011-04-18
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: Weekly Planner #2Craig Brown2011-04-08
Prospectus Hit List: AL Pre-Season Hit ListTommy Bennett2011-03-28
This article requires BP Premium accessTeam Injury Projection: Cleveland IndiansMarc Normandin2011-03-24
This article requires BP Premium accessTeam Injury Projection: Cleveland IndiansCorey Dawkins2011-03-24
Fantasy Focus: AL Starting Pitcher RankingsMarc Normandin2011-02-25
GM for a Day: Cleveland Indians Tommy Bennett2010-10-21
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: White Sox, IndiansChristina Kahrl2010-09-29
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: Weekly Planner #22Craig Brown2010-08-27
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Deadline Day Outcomes in the ALKevin Goldstein2010-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Deadline Day Outcomes in the ALChristina Kahrl2010-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: The National Redistribution EffortKevin Goldstein2010-07-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: The National Redistribution EffortChristina Kahrl2010-07-30
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: Weekly Planner #18Craig Brown2010-07-30
One-Hoppers: Stroke of Luck?Ben Lindbergh2010-07-30
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: Those Who Dare To Outperform SIERAMarc Normandin2010-07-02
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: Wednesday UpdateJohn Perrotto2010-06-23
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: Weekly Planner #12Craig Brown2010-06-18
BP Unfiltered: The Paper Trail of June 6John Perrotto2010-06-06
BP Unfiltered: The Paper Trail of June 1John Perrotto2010-06-01
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: Weekly Planner #9Craig Brown2010-05-28
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit List: Coming AroundJay Jaffe2010-05-28
BP Unfiltered: The Paper Trail of May 26John Perrotto2010-05-26
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit List: Pitching Deep and YoungJay Jaffe2010-05-06
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: Hot Spots: Starting PitchersBill Baer2010-04-02
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Claim and DealChristina Kahrl2010-04-01
BP Unfiltered: UPDATED AL Projected Opening Day RostersJohn Perrotto2010-04-01
This article requires BP Premium accessAhead in the Count: The No Turnover StandingsMatt Swartz2010-03-15
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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: OddmentsChristina Kahrl2010-01-10
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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Regular-Season Wrap-upChristina Kahrl2008-09-28
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: AL Prospect HelpKevin Goldstein2008-07-31
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Transaction of the Day: AL East RoundupChristina Kahrl2007-09-15
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This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: PECOTA Takes On Right-handed Pitching ProspectsNate Silver2007-04-20
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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Mitch Talbot threw 4,147 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2008 and 2011, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2011, he relied primarily on his Sinker (90mph) and Cutter (90mph), also mixing in a Change (80mph) and Curve (84mph).