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2015 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 31)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date1-22-1983
Height6' 4"
Weight200 lbs
Age32 years, 7 months, 12 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
0.02011
0.22012
2013
2014
-0.12015
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2011 HOU MLB 12 0 14.0 17 7 15 2 .268 102 10.9 4.5 1.3 9.6 57% .375 .310 1.71 4.42 9.00 95 6.45 -0.3
2012 HOU MLB 12 0 12.0 12 8 10 1 .258 98 9.0 6.0 0.8 7.5 54% .289 .271 1.67 4.55 2.25 109 4.84 -0.0
CareerMLB24026.02915253.26310010.05.21.08.756%.333.2921.694.485.881015.70-0.3

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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2002 STA A- 4 4 20.0 19 9 21 0 .000 8.6 4.0 0.0 9.4 0% .333 .000 1.40 2.77 5.40
2003 GRL A 22 22 133.7 132 42 76 14 .000 8.9 2.8 0.9 5.1 0% .276 .000 1.30 4.50 3.63
2003 TAM A+ 3 3 15.7 11 4 9 2 .000 6.3 2.3 1.1 5.2 0% .196 .000 0.96 4.32 4.01
2004 TAM A+ 23 20 111.7 116 38 76 7 .000 9.3 3.1 0.6 6.1 0% .303 .000 1.38 3.88 4.27
2006 CSC A 5 0 8.2 8 2 6 0 .000 8.8 2.2 0.0 6.6 0% .333 .000 1.22 2.58 1.10
2006 YAN Rk 9 0 10.0 12 1 7 2 .254 98 10.8 0.9 1.8 6.3 47% .250 .244 1.30 4.93 2.70
2007 TAM A+ 37 0 59.7 54 21 60 4 .255 100 8.1 3.2 0.6 9.0 54% .301 .236 1.26 3.23 2.86
2008 TAM A+ 27 0 36.0 30 9 32 4 .261 99 7.5 2.2 1.0 8.0 57% .271 .230 1.08 3.63 2.75
2008 TRN AA 17 0 24.3 17 7 23 4 .262 92 6.3 2.6 1.5 8.5 50% .197 .216 0.99 4.46 2.22
2009 TRN AA 34 0 38.3 32 23 42 2 .266 88 7.5 5.4 0.5 9.9 63% .297 .259 1.44 3.66 3.05
2009 SWB AAA 9 0 19.3 23 10 18 2 .249 102 10.7 4.7 0.9 8.4 47% .339 .264 1.71 4.19 4.20
2009 LIC Wnt 16 0 16.0 11 0 13 0 .000 6.2 0.0 0.0 7.3 0% .244 .000 0.69 1.63 1.69
2010 CCH AA 9 0 12.3 5 4 11 0 .263 92 3.7 2.9 0.0 8.0 74% .161 .171 0.73 2.85 1.46
2010 AST Rk 4 0 4.0 2 0 4 0 .262 107 4.5 0.0 0.0 9.0 67% .222 .164 0.50 1.51 0.00
2011 HOU MLB 12 0 14.0 17 7 15 2 .268 102 10.9 4.5 1.3 9.6 57% .375 .310 1.71 4.42 9.00
2011 OKL AAA 20 0 20.7 23 9 26 4 .263 100 10.0 3.9 1.7 11.3 51% .322 .279 1.55 5.23 5.66
2011 AST Rk 4 0 4.0 3 1 7 0 .246 91 6.8 2.2 0.0 15.8 67% .333 .228 1.00 0.67 4.50
2012 HOU MLB 12 0 12.0 12 8 10 1 .258 98 9.0 6.0 0.8 7.5 54% .289 .271 1.67 4.55 2.25
2012 OKL AAA 46 0 43.7 53 12 59 5 .270 98 10.9 2.5 1.0 12.2 47% .375 .285 1.49 3.35 4.95
2012 AST Rk 5 5 5.0 2 1 7 0 .276 97 3.6 1.8 0.0 12.6 82% .182 .154 0.60 1.23 0.00
2012 LIC Wnt 1 0 0.3 1 2 0 0 .000 27.0 54.0 0.0 0.0 0% .500 .000 9.00 21.11 54.00
2013 OKL AAA 35 0 39.3 42 21 33 4 .264 97 9.6 4.8 0.9 7.6 60% .322 .284 1.60 5.12 5.72
2014 PME AA 13 0 17.0 18 4 13 1 .267 103 9.5 2.1 0.5 6.9 50% .321 .235 1.29 0.00 1.59
2014 PAW AAA 11 0 18.7 20 7 15 1 .252 89 9.6 3.4 0.5 7.2 48% .311 .287 1.45 0.00 2.41
2015 MTR AAA 14 0 12.0 13 4 13 2 .292 92 9.8 3.0 1.5 9.8 58% .324 .290 1.42 4.52 5.25
2015 REY AAA 27 0 25.0 23 6 21 2 .281 87 8.3 2.2 0.7 7.6 57% .280 .242 1.16 3.84 2.88

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
2011 258 0.5271 0.4496 0.7500 0.6103 0.2705 0.8675 0.4545 0.2500
2012 225 0.4444 0.4667 0.7905 0.6000 0.3600 0.8667 0.6889 0.2095
Career4830.48860.45760.76890.60550.31220.86710.56370.2311

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
2014-08-21 2014-09-01 Minors 11 0 - Not Disclosed -
2014-07-20 2014-08-01 Minors 12 0 Left Lower Leg Contusion Shin -
2014-06-07 2014-07-01 Minors 24 0 - Not Disclosed -
2011-06-29 2011-08-19 Minors 51 0 - Shoulder Soreness - -
2010-04-07 2010-08-11 Minors 126 0 Not Disclosed -
2005-04-07 2005-09-04 Minors 150 0 Right Elbow Nerve Injury Ulnar Neuritis - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
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Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 51 d1 year (2014)

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Signed by Boston as a free agent 1/30/14 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2013). Re-signed by Houston 11/21/12 (minor-league contract). Released by Houston 7/15/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Re-signed by Houston as a free agent 10/24/11 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by Houston 9/1/12. Sent outright to Triple-A by Houston 11/1/12 (refused assignment).
  • 1 year (2011). Re-signed by Houston as a free agent 11/11/10 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by Houston 4/15/11. Sent outright to AAA by Houston 10/13/11.
  • 1 year (2010). Signed by Houston as a free agent 11/20/09 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by Houston 11/20/09. Sent outright to Triple-A by Houston 11/4/10.
  • Signed 2000 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic.

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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2015, Jose Valdez threw 516 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2013, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2013, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (93mph) and Splitter (84mph), also mixing in a Sinker (92mph) and Curve (76mph).