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Portrait of Elih Villanueva

Elih Villanueva PMarlins

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 27)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date7-27-1986
Height6' 2"
Weight230 lbs
Age27 years, 8 months, 22 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
-0.32011
2012
2013
-0.12014
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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
2011 FLO 24 1 1 3.0 3.0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 20 5 8 8 1 12 5 4 1 2 24.00 11.99 12.85 -2.5 -0.3

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2011 FLO MLB 1 1 3.0 12.85 -151 .490 .255 .333 .393 .279 .364 88 -2.4 -0.3 -2.5 -0.3
2011 NWO AAA 28 28 165.0 5.73 84 .283 .273 .343 .424 .259 .325 94 9.6 0.9 11.4 1.2
2012 NWO AAA 32 16 113.0 4.30 106 .273 .276 .340 .423 .268 .310 92 15.6 1.5 16.0 1.6
2012 TOR Wnt 7 7 30.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .270 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 NWO AAA 8 8 46.3 4.51 85 .244 .259 .331 .388 .265 .265 82 1.9 0.2 0.5 -0.1
2013 MRL Rk 4 4 18.0 2.13 157 .234 .249 .326 .339 .253 .377 100 7.4 0.7 7.4 0.7
2014 NWO AAA 3 3 15.0 4.48 104 .306 .258 .331 .409 .266 .347 90 2.2 0.2 3.4 0.3

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
2011 FLO MLB 0 1 0 1 1 3.0 5 5 2 1 25% .364 15.0 15.0 3.0 6.0 3.33 24.00 -2.5 -0.3
2011 NWO AAA 7 11 0 28 28 165.0 199 59 105 24 41% .325 10.9 3.2 1.3 5.7 1.56 5.35 11.4 1.2
2012 TOR Wnt 1 2 0 7 7 30.0 27 11 21 3 0% .270 8.1 3.3 0.9 6.3 1.27 3.00 0.0 0.0
2012 NWO AAA 9 8 1 32 16 113.0 120 44 83 11 42% .310 9.6 3.5 0.9 6.6 1.45 3.90 16.0 1.6
2013 MRL Rk 2 0 0 4 4 18.0 20 3 19 0 36% .377 10.0 1.5 0.0 9.5 1.28 1.00 7.4 0.7
2013 NWO AAA 2 3 0 8 8 46.3 41 11 31 5 44% .265 8.0 2.1 1.0 6.0 1.12 3.50 0.5 -0.1
2014 NWO AAA 0 1 0 3 3 15.0 19 4 12 2 39% .347 11.4 2.4 1.2 7.2 1.53 3.60 3.4 0.3

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 87 0.4713 0.4138 0.9444 0.5366 0.3043 0.9545 0.9286 0.0556
Career870.47130.41380.94440.53660.30430.95450.92860.0556

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 1 d1 year (2013)

Details
  • 1 year (2013). Re-signed by Miami (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2012). DFA by Florida 1/3/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Contract purchased by Florida 6/15/11.
  • Drafted by Florida 2008 (27-808) (Florida State).

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This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: International Winter League Games of December 2Jeff Moore2013-12-03
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Perspective: Moving Forward in MiamiBradley Ankrom2011-11-01


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Elih Villanueva threw 109 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2012, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2012, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (89mph) and Slider (82mph), also mixing in a Sinker (89mph). He also rarely threw a Curve (74mph).