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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 22)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
250 .185 1 19 16 4 .180 -0.6
Birth Date3-8-1992
Height6' 1"
Weight180 lbs
Age22 years, 7 months, 17 days
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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

Advanced

'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 PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2009 CRD Rk 54 208 .228 .247 .332 .345 .252 .336 102 -7.1 6.2 2.8 7.7 2.0 6.3 1.4 6.3 1.4
2010 JCY Rk 55 215 .205 .260 .311 .383 .271 .301 106 -12.9 8.5 3.9 -0.0 3.4 1.7 0.2 1.7 0.2
2011 BAT A- 51 192 .219 .252 .330 .360 .260 .285 97 -8.6 5.5 2.5 -0.7 3.4 4.1 0.3 4.1 0.3
2012 JCY Rk 54 200 .210 .247 .322 .369 .249 .292 112 -11.7 6.2 2.9 6.2 -1.2 -3.0 0.3 -3.0 0.3
2013 SCO A- 67 301 .259 .248 .318 .350 .263 .311 111 -0.3 7.6 3.1 8.4 1.3 14.3 2.5 14.3 2.5
2013 PMB A+ 8 25 .159 .247 .308 .361 .245 .333 90 -2.8 0.7 0.3 -0.4 0.8 -1.1 -0.2 -1.1 -0.2
2014 PEO A 54 210 .226 .254 .325 .376 .264 .297 95 -7.7 6.0 1.1 1.5 -0.4 3.4 0.5 3.4 0.5
2014 PMB A+ 24 81 .236 .265 .327 .390 .260 .324 94 -2.1 2.4 1 0.8 -0.2 2.6 0.3 2.6 0.3

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
2009 CRD Rk 208 32 45 10 2 1 21 10 55 8 3 .242 .307 .333 .091 .228 6.3 7.7 1.4
2010 JCY Rk 215 32 41 4 0 0 13 17 58 5 2 .214 .282 .234 .021 .205 1.7 -0.0 0.2
2011 BAT A- 192 20 36 4 1 1 17 17 46 10 3 .213 .302 .266 .053 .219 4.1 -0.7 0.3
2012 JCY Rk 200 20 40 10 0 0 16 14 42 6 3 .226 .294 .282 .056 .210 -3.0 6.2 0.3
2013 SCO A- 301 43 71 13 4 2 27 19 45 13 3 .265 .338 .366 .101 .259 14.3 8.4 2.5
2013 PMB A+ 25 2 4 1 0 0 1 1 11 2 0 .174 .240 .217 .043 .159 -1.1 -0.4 -0.2
2014 PMB A+ 81 7 22 1 0 0 4 1 9 1 1 .289 .304 .303 .013 .236 2.6 0.8 0.3
2014 PEO A 210 17 44 7 3 0 16 13 43 4 4 .232 .297 .300 .068 .226 3.4 1.5 0.5

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

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-05-15 - Minors - - - Not Disclosed - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

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Details

2014 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 3/11/2014 05:35 ET

PCT PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
90o 526 48 115 21 2 3 39 30 136 11 4 .240 .294 .313 .228 2.7 SS 6 1.0
80o 500 43 102 19 2 3 35 26 133 10 3 .222 .273 .288 .211 -5.4 SS 6 0.1
70o 481 40 92 17 1 3 32 24 131 9 3 .208 .257 .270 .199 -10.8 SS 6 -0.5
60o 465 37 84 16 1 2 30 22 129 8 3 .197 .244 .255 .189 -15.0 SS 6 -1.0
50o 450 34 77 14 1 2 28 20 127 8 3 .186 .231 .242 .179 -18.7 SS 5 -1.4
40o 435 31 71 13 1 2 26 18 125 7 2 .176 .219 .228 .170 -22.1 SS 5 -1.8
30o 419 29 64 12 1 2 24 17 122 6 2 .164 .206 .213 .159 -25.4 SS 5 -2.2
20o 400 26 57 10 1 2 22 15 119 6 2 .151 .190 .196 .147 -28.9 SS 5 -2.6
10o 374 22 47 9 1 1 19 12 114 5 2 .133 .169 .173 .131 -33.0 SS 4 -3.1
Weighted Mean45836811512292112883.192.238.249.185-16.7SS 5-1.2

Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Long-Term Forecast (Beyond the 2014 Projections)

Playing time estimates are based on performance, not Depth Charts.
Year Age PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP VORP BRR POS_ADJ REP_ADJ RAA FRAA
20152325021458121712714.192.243.254.187-2.5-25.60.02.914.9-43.53.1
20162425021468121713674.196.248.259.190-2.3-24.00.02.814.9-41.83.1
20172525222458021812685.195.246.263.191-2.2-23.4-0.02.814.9-41.23.1
20182625022438021813684.191.245.261.191-2.2-23.4-0.02.714.9-41.13.1
201927607581122018483915611.203.265.286.207-0.3-10.4-0.26.414.9-31.57.4
202028627611182119524215811.207.272.295.2120.0-7.5-0.36.414.9-28.57.7
2021296356712423111574915311.218.290.321.2271.01.3-0.66.314.9-19.47.8
20223061261115211952441539.208.277.302.2170.2-5.7-0.75.914.9-25.87.5
2023316377012524113615215410.220.296.336.2351.44.8-1.06.014.9-15.17.8

Upside By Year

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 PEAK 5
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4 96 Andy Parrino 2008 .000 DNP
5 95 Wilberto Ortiz 2007 .000 DNP
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8 95 Alex McClure 2011 .000 DNP
9 95 Oliver Marmol 2009 .000 DNP
10 94 Robbie Shields 2010 .000 DNP
11 94 Jetsy Extrano 2011 .000 DNP
12 94 Jacob Kaase 2008 .000 DNP
13 94 Rafael Vera 2010 .000 DNP
14 94 Estarlin De Los Santos 2009 .000 DNP
15 94 Michael Gilmartin 2010 .000 DNP
16 94 Terry Serrano 2009 .000 DNP
17 94 Carlos Martinez 2011 .000 DNP
18 93 Diogenes Luis 2009 .000 DNP
19 93 Jason Martinson 2011 .000 DNP
20 93 Matthew Williams 2012 .000 DNP
21 93 Nick Ahmed 2012 .000 DNP
22 93 Tyler Kuhn 2009 .000 DNP
23 93 Andrew Romine 2008 .000 DNP
24 93 Kevin Nolan 2010 .000 DNP
25 93 Jonathan Diaz 2007 .000 DNP
26 92 Rolando Gomez 2011 .000 DNP
27 92 Jose De Los Santos 2007 .000 DNP
28 92 Vladimir Frias 2009 .000 DNP
29 92 Chris McConnell 2008 .000 DNP
30 92 Chase d'Arnaud 2009 .000 DNP
31 92 Pedro Florimon 2009 .000 DNP
32 92 Brian Friday 2008 .000 DNP
33 91 Matt Cline 2008 .000 DNP
34 91 Bobby Stevens 2009 .000 DNP
35 91 Carter Jurica 2011 .000 DNP
36 91 Joe Becker 2008 .000 DNP
37 91 Jason Donald 2007 .000 DNP
38 91 Ryan Jackson 2010 .000 DNP
39 91 Ted Obregon 2012 .000 DNP
40 90 Andy Vasquez 2010 .000 DNP
41 90 Kelby Tomlinson 2012 .000 DNP
42 90 Ron Rivas 2010 .000 DNP
43 89 Joey Wong 2010 .000 DNP
44 89 Anthony Phillips 2012 .000 DNP
45 89 Gabriel Noriega 2013 .000 DNP
46 89 Zack Cozart 2008 .000 DNP
47 89 Wade Kirkland 2011 .000 DNP
48 89 Victor Estevez 2011 .000 DNP
49 89 Taylor Featherston 2012 .000 DNP
50 89 Jose Mojica 2011 .000 DNP
51 88 Argenis Diaz 2009 .000 DNP
52 88 Jose Contreras 2007 .000 DNP
53 88 Robi Estrada 2011 .000 DNP
54 88 Luis Sanchez 2009 .000 DNP
55 87 Danny Black 2011 .000 DNP
56 87 Tyler Ladendorf 2010 .000 DNP
57 86 Luis Nieves 2011 .000 DNP
58 86 Scott Sizemore 2007 .000 DNP
59 86 Shea Vucinich 2011 .000 DNP
60 86 Jake Elmore 2009 .000 DNP
61 86 Jake Lemmerman 2011 .000 DNP
62 86 Nick Shaw 2011 .000 DNP
63 86 Carlos Willoughby 2011 .000 DNP
64 86 Benji Gonzalez 2012 .000 DNP
65 86 Jorge Agudelo 2011 .000 DNP
66 86 Ross Wilson 2011 .000 DNP
67 86 Daniel Paolini 2012 .000 DNP
68 86 Elmer Reyes 2013 .000 DNP
69 86 Justin Turner 2007 .000 DNP
70 86 Greg Miclat 2010 .000 DNP
71 86 Mike Folli 2008 .000 DNP
72 86 Cesar Fuentes 2009 .000 DNP
73 86 Matt Lawson 2008 .000 DNP
74 86 Carlos Ramirez 2011 .000 DNP
75 86 Jonathan Roof 2011 .000 DNP
76 85 Kevin Russo 2007 .000 DNP
77 85 Jose Coronado 2008 .000 DNP
78 85 Yordy Cabrera 2013 .000 DNP
79 85 Albaro Campusano 2009 .000 DNP
80 85 Cody Asche 2012 .000 DNP
81 85 Jake Opitz 2009 .000 DNP
82 85 Helder Velazquez 2011 .000 DNP
83 85 Travis Adair 2010 .000 DNP
84 85 Jason Christian 2009 .000 DNP
85 85 Yonderman Rodriguez 2009 .000 DNP
86 85 Jordan Pacheco 2008 .000 DNP
87 85 Dale Mollenhauer 2008 .000 DNP
88 85 Greg Picart 2008 .000 DNP
89 85 Rafael Ynoa 2010 .000 DNP
90 85 Brent Brewer 2010 .000 DNP
91 85 Joseph Batten 2007 .000 DNP
92 84 Jason Van Kooten 2007 .000 DNP
93 84 Jeremy Farrell 2009 .000 DNP
94 84 Jordy Mercer 2009 .000 DNP
95 84 Terrence Dayleg 2010 .000 DNP
96 84 Omar Casamayor 2009 .000 DNP
97 84 Juan Rivera 2009 .000 DNP
98 84 Leonardo Gil 2010 .000 DNP
99 84 Jose Flores 2010 .000 DNP
100 84 Greg Veloz 2010 .000 DNP

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