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Neil Wagner PBlue Jays

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Regular Season Totals
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date1-1-1984
Height6' 0"
Weight215 lbs
Age30 years, 11 months, 21 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
-0.12011
2012
0.22013
-0.12014
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 OAK 27 6 0 5.0 0.0 5.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 24 6 7 4 1 11 3 3 1 4 7.20 6.46 7.15 -0.8 -0.1
2013 TOR 29 36 0 38.0 0.0 38.0 2 4 0 1 0 0 161 39 17 16 5 60 13 12 1 33 3.79 4.15 4.41 1.5 0.2
2014 TOR 30 10 0 10.0 0.0 10.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 49 12 9 9 1 23 4 4 1 6 8.10 4.76 6.45 -1.1 -0.1
Career52053.00.053.024010023457332979420193434.924.495.07-0.5-0.1

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 GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2006 MHV A- 26 0 32.2 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .242 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 LKC A 34 0 44.0 3.49 131 .231 .260 .337 .391 .264 .319 102 11.2 1.1 11.2 1.1
2007 KIN A+ 16 0 24.0 4.25 108 .206 .258 .328 .378 .251 .236 100 2.9 0.3 2.9 0.3
2007 woc Wnt 12 0 17.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .381 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2008 KIN A+ 41 0 62.0 2.77 140 .257 .258 .331 .392 .261 .388 97 20.6 2.1 20.6 2.1
2008 AKR AA 7 0 10.0 3.36 130 .250 .271 .338 .406 .260 .277 102 4.1 0.4 4.1 0.4
2008 gcr Wnt 13 0 19.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .254 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2009 AKR AA 46 0 61.0 4.22 102 .235 .256 .329 .385 .262 .288 99 5.9 0.6 5.9 0.6
2010 AKR AA 13 0 14.3 2.66 144 .280 .259 .337 .405 .264 .362 105 4.9 0.5 4.9 0.5
2010 MID AA 33 0 48.7 3.97 111 .252 .258 .331 .374 .260 .346 101 7.1 0.7 7.1 0.7
2011 OAK MLB 6 0 5.0 7.15 46 .334 .261 .326 .411 .266 .333 104 -0.8 -0.1 -0.8 -0.1
2011 MID AA 28 0 37.3 2.44 158 .203 .265 .333 .417 .257 .352 115 15.2 1.5 15.2 1.5
2011 SAC AAA 22 0 29.0 3.15 140 .229 .288 .358 .453 .264 .329 92 9.1 0.9 9.1 0.9
2012 SAC AAA 15 0 19.7 4.85 108 .256 .284 .349 .434 .267 .365 101 3.1 0.3 3.1 0.3
2012 TUC AAA 31 0 43.0 4.60 119 .283 .284 .345 .429 .266 .372 108 7.4 0.7 7.1 0.7
2013 TOR MLB 36 0 38.0 4.41 100 .268 .259 .324 .411 .271 .312 102 1.5 0.2 1.5 0.2
2013 BUF AAA 23 0 23.7 1.85 159 .168 .267 .333 .401 .260 .317 103 8.3 0.9 8.3 0.9
2014 TOR MLB 10 0 10.0 6.45 58 .336 .244 .305 .370 .252 .297 109 -1.1 -0.1 -1.1 -0.1
2014 BUF AAA 9 0 9.0 1.58 166 .173 .264 .334 .408 .255 .273 103 3.9 0.4 3.9 0.4
2014 BLJ Rk 1 0 0.0 444.62 -8498 1.401 .257 .302 .436 .279 .000 111 -0.9 -0.1 -0.9 -0.1

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 MHV A- 0 1 17 26 0 32.2 16 9 50 1 0% .242 4.5 2.5 0.3 14.0 0.78 1.40 0.0 0.0
2007 woc Wnt 0 1 0 12 0 17.7 27 12 16 3 0% .381 13.7 6.1 1.5 8.1 2.20 9.66 0.0 0.0
2007 KIN A+ 0 0 0 16 0 24.0 17 6 18 2 53% .236 6.4 2.2 0.8 6.8 0.96 3.00 2.9 0.3
2007 LKC A 1 4 11 34 0 44.0 41 11 49 3 39% .319 8.4 2.2 0.6 10.0 1.18 3.68 11.2 1.1
2008 KIN A+ 3 6 3 41 0 62.0 67 21 81 1 59% .388 9.7 3.0 0.1 11.8 1.42 4.50 20.6 2.1
2008 gcr Wnt 0 1 0 13 0 19.3 18 12 9 2 0% .254 8.4 5.6 0.9 4.2 1.55 5.60 0.0 0.0
2008 AKR AA 0 2 0 7 0 10.0 10 4 11 1 35% .277 9.0 3.6 0.9 9.9 1.40 3.60 4.1 0.4
2009 AKR AA 1 3 2 46 0 61.0 48 32 69 3 56% .288 7.1 4.7 0.4 10.2 1.31 2.95 5.9 0.6
2010 MID AA 6 2 1 33 0 48.7 55 27 45 1 57% .346 10.2 5.0 0.2 8.3 1.68 3.70 7.1 0.7
2010 AKR AA 1 1 4 13 0 14.3 17 7 15 0 43% .362 10.7 4.4 0.0 9.4 1.68 6.29 4.9 0.5
2011 OAK MLB 0 0 0 6 0 5.0 6 3 4 1 50% .333 10.8 5.4 1.8 7.2 1.80 7.20 -0.8 -0.1
2011 SAC AAA 2 1 2 22 0 29.0 27 10 34 2 35% .329 8.4 3.1 0.6 10.6 1.28 3.10 9.1 0.9
2011 MID AA 1 3 4 28 0 37.3 31 13 53 0 62% .352 7.5 3.1 0.0 12.8 1.18 3.38 15.2 1.5
2012 SAC AAA 1 1 1 15 0 19.7 20 6 24 1 38% .365 9.2 2.7 0.5 11.0 1.32 5.49 3.1 0.3
2012 TUC AAA 3 1 0 31 0 43.0 57 17 32 2 47% .372 11.9 3.6 0.4 6.7 1.72 5.44 7.1 0.7
2013 BUF AAA 1 0 16 23 0 23.7 13 9 38 0 41% .317 4.9 3.4 0.0 14.5 0.93 0.76 8.3 0.9
2013 TOR MLB 2 4 0 36 0 38.0 39 13 33 5 46% .312 9.2 3.1 1.2 7.8 1.37 3.79 1.5 0.2
2014 BLJ Rk 0 0 0 1 0 0.0 1 0 0 1 0% .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.00 0.00 -0.9 -0.1
2014 BUF AAA 0 1 4 9 0 9.0 6 3 11 0 50% .273 6.0 3.0 0.0 11.0 1.00 4.00 3.9 0.4
2014 TOR MLB 0 0 0 10 0 10.0 12 4 6 1 26% .297 10.8 3.6 0.9 5.4 1.60 8.10 -1.1 -0.1

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 105 0.5429 0.5429 0.7895 0.7368 0.3125 0.8333 0.6667 0.2105
2013 645 0.5194 0.4667 0.7841 0.6746 0.2419 0.8186 0.6800 0.2159
2014 216 0.5000 0.4676 0.8317 0.7037 0.2315 0.8421 0.8000 0.1683
Career9660.51760.47520.79530.68790.24720.82550.70540.2047

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-06-02 2014-09-01 Minors 91 0 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery - Designated for Assignment 2014-08-19
2014-05-03 2014-05-11 Minors 8 0 Right Forearm Strain - -
2010-05-30 2010-06-12 Minors 13 0 Left Ankle Sprain -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 TOR $
2013 OAK $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 158 d1 year (2014)

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Re-signed by Toronto 3/14. Released by Toronto 9/1/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by Toronto as a free agent 11/15/12 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by Toronto 5/29/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Re-signed by Oakland 2/12. Claimed by San Diego off waivers from Oakland 5/28/12. DFA by San Diego 8/23/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Contract purchased by Oakland 8/30/11.
  • Acquired by Oakland in trade from Cleveland 5/11/10 (for cash).
  • Drafted by Cleveland 2005 (21-634) (North Dakota State).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .299 .357 .488 .300
11 vs R (Multi) .252 .325 .440 .290
18 Split (Multi) .048 .032 .048 .010
19 LgAvg (Multi) .008 .020 .017 .015
30 vs L (2014) .333 .393 .542 .350
31 vs R (2014) .211 .286 .526 .318
38 Split (2014) .123 .107 .015 .032
39 LgAvg (2014) .007 .019 .010 .013

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BP Articles

Neil Wagner is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Rays to the TopR.J. Anderson2014-09-16
BP Unfiltered: Scouting Steve Tolleson as a PitcherDan Rozenson2014-05-15
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Kluber Completes a GameDaniel Rathman2014-04-25
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTTO Scoresheet Podcast: Relief PitchersIan Lefkowitz2014-03-07
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTTO Scoresheet Podcast: Relief PitchersJared Weiss2014-03-07
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTTO Scoresheet Podcast: Relief PitchersBen Murphy2014-03-07
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 21, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-21
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 2, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-02
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 22, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-22
This article requires BP Premium accessBP Unfiltered: The Longest Plate Appearance of the Week, 6/21Ben Lindbergh2013-06-21
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Ack to the MinorsR.J. Anderson2013-05-31
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 30, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-30


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Neil Wagner has thrown 971 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (96mph), also mixing in a Slider (87mph) and Change (86mph).