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Kanekoa Texeira PBraves

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 28)
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Birth Date2-6-1986
Height6' 2"
Weight190 lbs
Age28 years, 6 months, 21 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
0.42010
-0.02011
2012
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
2010 KCA 24 27 0 42.7 0.0 42.7 1 0 0 0 0 0 190 51 24 22 3 70 15 14 2 19 4.64 4.27 4.94 2.6 0.2
2010 SEA 24 16 0 18.7 0.0 18.7 0 1 0 1 0 0 87 22 12 11 0 28 10 10 1 14 5.30 3.32 3.96 1.9 0.2
2011 KCA 25 6 0 6.3 0.0 6.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 35 13 2 2 0 13 3 2 0 0 2.84 4.48 5.57 -0.1 -0.0
Career49067.70.067.7110100312863835311128263334.664.024.734.40.4

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2006 KAN A 4 0 6.2 7.09 49 .284 .271 .339 .401 .264 .353 86 -0.6 -0.1 -0.6 -0.1
2006 BRI Rk 19 0 23.2 2.72 145 .205 .265 .348 .405 .276 .318 70 7.7 0.8 7.7 0.8
2007 KAN A 39 0 53.7 4.24 124 .230 .264 .341 .407 .262 .329 113 11.4 1.1 11.4 1.1
2007 hon Wnt 8 0 8.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .343 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2008 WNS A+ 36 0 38.7 3.57 127 .208 .257 .334 .381 .260 .255 103 8.7 0.9 8.7 0.9
2008 BIR AA 15 0 22.3 3.97 111 .225 .272 .353 .412 .259 .310 96 3.4 0.3 3.4 0.3
2009 TRN AA 41 6 101.3 4.50 82 .252 .257 .331 .381 .263 .284 87 -4.0 -0.4 -4.0 -0.4
2010 KCA MLB 27 0 42.7 4.94 99 .281 .261 .327 .415 .260 .318 109 2.9 0.3 2.6 0.2
2010 SEA MLB 16 0 18.7 3.96 107 .282 .256 .321 .394 .257 .355 96 1.9 0.2 1.9 0.2
2011 KCA MLB 6 0 6.3 5.57 88 .316 .254 .317 .389 .255 .406 112 -0.1 -0.0 -0.1 -0.0
2011 TRN AA 11 0 11.0 5.44 63 .454 .261 .335 .393 .275 .458 86 -1.6 -0.2 -1.6 -0.2
2011 OMA AAA 8 0 10.3 8.06 73 .298 .287 .365 .478 .270 .278 112 -0.8 -0.1 -0.8 -0.1
2011 SWB AAA 5 0 4.3 5.87 50 .487 .259 .327 .405 .257 .600 88 -1.3 -0.1 -1.3 -0.1
2011 YAN Rk 3 2 5.0 3.42 148 .216 .275 .343 .416 .258 .188 126 1.9 0.2 1.9 0.2
2012 LOU AAA 34 3 56.3 4.50 102 .229 .258 .329 .395 .254 .259 102 2.9 0.3 2.8 0.3
2013 LOU AAA 16 2 26.0 3.58 120 .238 .253 .318 .372 .249 .304 100 2.3 0.2 2.0 0.2
2014 GWN AAA 12 9 64.3 7.09 59 .265 .267 .338 .409 .258 .310 107 -6.0 -0.6 -6.5 -0.6

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
2006 BRI Rk 1 2 3 19 0 23.2 15 5 29 0 64% .318 5.8 1.9 0.0 11.2 0.86 0.78 7.7 0.8
2006 KAN A 0 0 0 4 0 6.2 8 1 2 1 33% .353 11.6 1.5 1.5 2.9 1.45 4.35 -0.6 -0.1
2007 KAN A 5 2 16 39 0 53.7 49 22 58 0 62% .329 8.2 3.7 0.0 9.7 1.32 3.69 11.4 1.1
2007 hon Wnt 0 0 0 8 0 8.7 12 3 4 0 0% .343 12.4 3.1 0.0 4.1 1.72 8.28 0.0 0.0
2008 WNS A+ 3 1 20 36 0 38.7 28 14 36 0 63% .255 6.5 3.3 0.0 8.4 1.09 0.93 8.7 0.9
2008 BIR AA 3 2 1 15 0 22.3 18 7 24 2 62% .310 7.3 2.8 0.8 9.7 1.12 2.02 3.4 0.3
2009 TRN AA 9 6 2 41 6 101.3 90 43 88 7 63% .284 8.0 3.8 0.6 7.8 1.31 2.84 -4.0 -0.4
2010 SEA MLB 0 1 0 16 0 18.7 22 10 14 0 48% .355 10.6 4.8 0.0 6.8 1.71 5.30 1.9 0.2
2010 KCA MLB 1 0 0 27 0 42.7 51 15 19 3 56% .318 10.8 3.2 0.6 4.0 1.55 4.64 2.6 0.2
2011 SWB AAA 0 1 0 5 0 4.3 16 3 4 1 46% .600 33.2 6.2 2.1 8.3 4.38 22.85 -1.3 -0.1
2011 YAN Rk 0 0 0 3 2 5.0 3 1 3 0 88% .188 5.4 1.8 0.0 5.4 0.80 0.00 1.9 0.2
2011 KCA MLB 0 0 0 6 0 6.3 13 3 0 0 53% .406 18.5 4.3 0.0 0.0 2.53 2.84 -0.1 -0.0
2011 OMA AAA 0 1 1 8 0 10.3 12 7 4 2 58% .278 10.5 6.1 1.7 3.5 1.84 5.23 -0.8 -0.1
2011 TRN AA 0 1 2 11 0 11.0 24 3 7 2 48% .458 19.6 2.5 1.6 5.7 2.45 10.64 -1.6 -0.2
2012 LOU AAA 0 3 1 34 3 56.3 47 27 35 2 55% .259 7.5 4.3 0.3 5.6 1.31 2.72 2.8 0.3
2013 LOU AAA 0 0 0 16 2 26.0 25 5 20 1 44% .304 8.7 1.7 0.3 6.9 1.15 2.42 2.0 0.2
2014 GWN AAA 3 5 0 12 9 64.3 73 33 29 7 45% .310 10.2 4.6 1.0 4.1 1.65 5.32 -6.5 -0.6

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 959 0.4745 0.4586 0.8676 0.6505 0.2817 0.9392 0.7183 0.1279
2011 115 0.5391 0.4211 0.9792 0.6129 0.1887 0.9737 1.0000 0.0208
Career10740.48140.45460.87950.64650.27170.94290.74850.1164

Injury History

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 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 2014, Kanekoa Texeira threw 1,217 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).