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Justin Wilson PTigers

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2016 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 28)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date8-18-1987
Height6' 2"
Weight205 lbs
Age29 years, 0 months, 11 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
-0.12012
0.52013
0.72014
0.82015
1.42016
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DRA-Based WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2012 PIT MLB 8 0 4.7 0 0 0 10 3 7 0 .257 100 19.3 5.8 0.0 13.5 25% .625 .381 2.79 2.06 1.93 100 6.55 -0.1
2013 PIT MLB 58 0 73.7 6 1 0 50 28 59 4 .256 97 6.1 3.4 0.5 7.2 55% .229 .216 1.06 3.39 2.08 100 4.05 0.5
2014 PIT MLB 70 0 60.0 3 4 0 49 30 61 4 .262 101 7.3 4.5 0.6 9.2 52% .285 .243 1.32 3.59 4.20 96 3.52 0.7
2015 NYA MLB 74 0 61.0 5 0 0 49 20 66 3 .261 107 7.2 3.0 0.4 9.7 46% .301 .213 1.13 2.66 3.10 86 3.67 0.8
2016 DET MLB 54 0 48.7 3 4 1 50 10 57 5 .267 103 9.2 1.8 0.9 10.5 57% .344 .248 1.23 2.78 4.25 71 2.78 1.3
CareerMLB2640248.017912089125016.2611017.53.30.69.152%.291.2331.213.113.27903.623.1

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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2009 LYN A+ 26 26 116.0 6 8 0 118 55 94 14 .263 98 9.2 4.3 1.1 7.3 53% .306 .266 1.49 4.91 4.50
2010 ALT AA 27 26 142.7 11 8 0 109 71 134 4 .248 95 6.9 4.5 0.3 8.5 52% .270 .230 1.26 3.49 3.09
2010 MSS Wnt 6 6 16.3 0 1 0 19 8 16 2 .000 10.5 4.4 1.1 8.8 0% .340 .000 1.66 5.65 4.42
2011 IND AAA 30 21 124.3 10 8 3 121 67 94 12 .254 94 8.8 4.8 0.9 6.8 49% .287 .270 1.51 4.69 4.13
2012 PIT MLB 8 0 4.7 0 0 0 10 3 7 0 .257 100 19.3 5.8 0.0 13.5 25% .625 .381 2.79 2.06 1.93
2012 IND AAA 29 25 135.7 9 6 0 91 66 138 12 .250 100 6.0 4.4 0.8 9.2 37% .232 .224 1.16 3.89 3.78
2013 PIT MLB 58 0 73.7 6 1 0 50 28 59 4 .256 97 6.1 3.4 0.5 7.2 55% .229 .216 1.06 3.39 2.08
2014 PIT MLB 70 0 60.0 3 4 0 49 30 61 4 .262 101 7.3 4.5 0.6 9.2 52% .285 .243 1.32 3.59 4.20
2015 NYA MLB 74 0 61.0 5 0 0 49 20 66 3 .261 107 7.2 3.0 0.4 9.7 46% .301 .213 1.13 2.66 3.10
2016 DET MLB 54 0 48.7 3 4 1 50 10 57 5 .267 103 9.2 1.8 0.9 10.5 57% .344 .248 1.23 2.78 4.25

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
2012 104 0.5288 0.4135 0.7442 0.6000 0.2041 0.8485 0.4000 0.2558
2013 1186 0.5051 0.4823 0.7815 0.6745 0.2862 0.8193 0.6905 0.2185
2014 1004 0.4970 0.4781 0.7813 0.6653 0.2931 0.8253 0.6824 0.2188
2015 1044 0.5230 0.5153 0.7305 0.7088 0.3032 0.7597 0.6556 0.2695
2016 784 0.4962 0.5140 0.7146 0.6504 0.3797 0.7826 0.6000 0.2854
Career41220.50660.49390.75490.67450.30790.79940.65510.2452

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

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2016 DET $1,525,000
2015 NYA $556,000
2014 PIT $515,000
2013 PIT $493,500
2012 PIT $
YearsDescriptionSalary
3 yrPrevious$1,564,500
2011Current$1,525,000
4 yrPvs + Cur$3,089,500
4 yrTotal$3,089,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
3 y 35 d2016

Details
  • 1 year/$1.525M (2016). Signed by Detroit 1/13/16 (avoided arbitration).
  • 1 year/$0.556M (2015). Signed by NY Yankees 3/15. Acquired by Detroit in trade from NY Yankees 12/9/15.
  • 1 year/$0.515M (2014). Re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/6/14. Acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Pittsburgh 11/12/14.
  • 1 year/$0.4935M (2013). Re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/1/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Contract purchased by Pittsburgh 11/18/11. Re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/3/12.
  • Drafted by Pittsburgh 2008 (5-144) (Fresno State) $0.195M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .237 .316 .308 .227
11 vs R (Multi) .209 .292 .307 .222
18 Split (Multi) .027 .024 .001 .005
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.020 -.022 -.058 -.023
30 vs L (2015) .236 .329 .292 .226
31 vs R (2015) .216 .275 .318 .206
38 Split (2015) .020 .054 -.026 .020
39 LgAvg (2015) -.016 -.018 -.053 -.020

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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Justin Wilson has thrown 4,297 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2010 and 2016, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2016, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (96mph), Cutter (91mph) and Sinker (95mph). He also rarely throws a Curve (80mph) and Slider (86mph).