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Kanekoa Texeira PBraves

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2016 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 30)
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Birth Date2-6-1986
Height6' 2"
Weight190 lbs
Age30 years, 7 months, 23 days
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2012
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0.02016
DRA-Based WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2010 KCA 0 27 0 42.7 1 0 0 51 15 19 3 .260 109 10.8 3.2 0.6 4.0 56% .318 .281 1.55 4.27 4.64 0 0.00 0.0
2010 SEA 0 16 0 18.7 0 1 0 22 10 14 0 .257 96 10.6 4.8 0.0 6.8 48% .355 .282 1.71 3.32 5.30 0 0.00 0.0
2011 KCA MLB 6 0 6.3 0 0 0 13 3 0 0 .255 112 18.5 4.3 0.0 0.0 53% .406 .316 2.53 4.48 2.84 113 4.56 0.0
2010 TOT MLB 43 0 61.3 1 1 0 73 25 33 3 .259 105 10.7 3.7 0.4 4.8 54% .329 .281 1.60 3.98 4.84 108 4.97 -0.1
CareerMLB49067.71108628333.25910611.43.70.44.454%.339.2851.684.024.661094.93-0.0

Statistics for All Levels

'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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA
2006 KAN A 4 0 6.2 0 0 0 8 1 2 1 .264 86 11.6 1.5 1.5 2.9 33% .353 .284 1.45 5.73 4.35 113 6.40
2006 BRI Rk 19 0 23.2 1 2 3 15 5 29 0 .276 70 5.8 1.9 0.0 11.2 64% .318 .205 0.86 1.82 0.78 67 1.74
2007 KAN A 39 0 53.7 5 2 16 49 22 58 0 .262 113 8.2 3.7 0.0 9.7 62% .329 .230 1.32 2.68 3.69 89 3.21
2007 hon Wnt 8 0 8.7 0 0 0 12 3 4 0 .000 12.4 3.1 0.0 4.1 0% .343 .000 1.72 4.05 8.28 0 0.00
2008 WNS A+ 36 0 38.7 3 1 20 28 14 36 0 .260 103 6.5 3.3 0.0 8.4 63% .255 .208 1.09 2.68 0.93 88 3.19
2008 BIR AA 15 0 22.3 3 2 1 18 7 24 2 .259 96 7.3 2.8 0.8 9.7 62% .310 .225 1.12 3.46 2.02 78 1.83
2009 TRN AA 41 6 101.3 9 6 2 90 43 88 7 .263 87 8.0 3.8 0.6 7.8 63% .284 .252 1.31 3.63 2.84 89 4.03
2010 KCA MLB 27 0 42.7 1 0 0 51 15 19 3 .260 109 10.8 3.2 0.6 4.0 56% .318 .281 1.55 4.27 4.64 108 4.93
2010 SEA MLB 16 0 18.7 0 1 0 22 10 14 0 .257 96 10.6 4.8 0.0 6.8 48% .355 .282 1.71 3.32 5.30 109 5.07
2011 KCA MLB 6 0 6.3 0 0 0 13 3 0 0 .255 112 18.5 4.3 0.0 0.0 53% .406 .316 2.53 4.48 2.84 113 4.56
2011 TRN AA 11 0 11.0 0 1 2 24 3 7 2 .275 86 19.6 2.5 1.6 5.7 48% .458 .454 2.45 5.32 10.64 107 6.25
2011 OMA AAA 8 0 10.3 0 1 1 12 7 4 2 .270 112 10.5 6.1 1.7 3.5 58% .278 .298 1.84 7.56 5.23 115 5.95
2011 SWB AAA 5 0 4.3 0 1 0 16 3 4 1 .257 88 33.2 6.2 2.1 8.3 46% .600 .487 4.38 6.47 22.85 107 8.42
2011 YAN Rk 3 2 5.0 0 0 0 3 1 3 0 .258 126 5.4 1.8 0.0 5.4 88% .188 .216 0.80 2.82 0.00 95 4.00
2012 LOU AAA 34 3 56.3 0 3 1 47 27 35 2 .254 102 7.5 4.3 0.3 5.6 55% .259 .229 1.31 3.87 2.72 110 7.30
2013 LOU AAA 16 2 26.0 0 0 0 25 5 20 1 .249 100 8.7 1.7 0.3 6.9 44% .304 .238 1.15 2.74 2.42 98 4.47
2014 GWN AAA 13 10 70.3 3 5 0 77 36 33 7 .255 109 9.9 4.6 0.9 4.2 45% .303 .256 1.61 5.29 4.86 147 12.79
2015 GWN AAA 26 14 101.3 6 4 1 92 49 71 6 .248 98 8.2 4.4 0.5 6.3 54% .286 .252 1.39 4.07 3.55 0 0.00
2015 MAY Wnt 9 8 43.0 5 0 0 42 16 26 1 .000 8.8 3.3 0.2 5.4 0% .306 .000 1.35 2.85 2.30 0 0.00
2016 GWN AAA 27 8 63.3 1 7 0 88 29 34 3 .250 103 12.5 4.1 0.4 4.8 52% .378 .293 1.85 4.13 4.97 120 10.26

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 955 0.4764 0.4366 0.8537 0.6264 0.2640 0.9158 0.7197 0.1463
2011 114 0.5000 0.4123 0.9787 0.5965 0.2281 0.9706 1.0000 0.0213
Career10690.47890.4340.8670.62320.26020.92160.74960.133

Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2012-04-15 2012-04-27 Minors 12 11 - Not Disclosed - -
2011-06-08 2011-08-04 Minors 57 53 - Not Disclosed - -
2010-08-28 2010-09-24 15-DL 27 24 Right Elbow Strain -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2011 KCA $426,000
2010 KCA $400,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$826,000
2 yrTotal$826,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 22 d1 year (2013)

Details
  • 1 year (2013). Re-signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 2/6/13 (minor-league contract). Released by Cincinnati 3/30/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 12/12/11 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.426M (2011). Re-signed by Kansas City 2/11. Claimed by NY Yankees off waivers from Kansas City 5/11.
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2010). Selected by Seattle from NY Yankees in Rule 5 draft 12/09. Signed 2/26/10. DFA 6/1/10. Claimed by Kansas City off waivers from Seattle 6/3/10.
  • Acquired in trade from Chicago White Sox 11/13/08 (Nick Swisher deal).
  • Drafted 2006 (22-675) (Saddleback CC, Calif.).

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BP Articles

Kanekoa Texeira is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: TankoniaR.J. Anderson2015-09-16
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: The Trials of JobaJay Jaffe2011-06-10
This article requires BP Premium accessOverthinking It: Rule 5 RouletteBen Lindbergh2011-04-07
Team Injury Projection: Kansas City RoyalsCorey Dawkins2011-03-22
Team Injury Projection: Kansas City RoyalsMarc Normandin2011-03-22
BP Unfiltered: Rule 5 Lefties Find New HomesR.J. Anderson2011-03-13
This article requires BP Premium accessPurpose Pitches: Day One at HoHoKamChristina Kahrl2011-03-10
Transaction Analysis: Angels and Royals MovesChristina Kahrl2010-12-01
This article requires BP Premium accessGM for a Day: Kansas City RoyalsJohn Perrotto2010-10-14
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Tuesday Morning TriptychChristina Kahrl2010-08-03
Transaction Action: Remembering The KidChristina Kahrl2010-06-04
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Grab BagChristina Kahrl2010-06-04
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: A Knack for Getting KnackeredChristina Kahrl2010-06-01
This article requires BP Premium accessContractual Matters: Rule 5 UpdateJeff Euston2010-04-08
BP Unfiltered: UPDATED AL Projected Opening Day RostersJohn Perrotto2010-04-01
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Rule 5 WrapKevin Goldstein2009-12-11
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Outside Help, AL EastJay Jaffe2009-03-29


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2016, Kanekoa Texeira threw 1,299 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2010 and 2013, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2013, he relied primarily on his Sinker (88mph), also mixing in a Slider (79mph).