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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 31)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date10-18-1982
Height6' 0"
Weight180 lbs
Age31 years, 10 months, 10 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
-0.12010
2011
2012
0.12013
0.02014
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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
2007 FLO 24 14 0 12.3 0.0 12.3 0 1 0 0 0 0 66 24 16 16 4 41 3 3 1 6 11.68 7.39 7.14 -2.3 -0.2
2010 OAK 27 11 0 12.7 0.0 12.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 56 12 6 6 1 19 6 5 1 9 4.26 4.31 5.95 -1.3 -0.1
2013 TEX 30 22 3 47.7 13.0 34.7 1 3 0 0 2 0 207 58 24 22 5 83 15 14 1 21 4.15 4.56 4.78 1.1 0.1
Career47372.713.059.71400203299446441014324223365.455.005.44-2.5-0.3

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
2002 JAM A- 11 11 46.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .302 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 GRB A 27 0 50.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .197 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 JUP A+ 43 0 90.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .295 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 CAR AA 54 1 78.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -1.031 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 CAR AA 12 0 18.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .231 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 ABQ AAA 48 0 48.1 4.63 120 .267 .266 .336 .412 .267 .379 122 10.5 1.0 10.9 1.3
2007 FLO MLB 14 0 12.3 7.14 59 .354 .274 .334 .430 .259 .385 105 -2.0 -0.2 -2.3 -0.2
2007 ABQ AAA 45 0 47.3 6.70 93 .257 .277 .344 .435 .266 .304 123 1.5 0.1 1.8 0.2
2007 PES Wnt 1 0 1.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .400 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2008 JUP A+ 3 0 4.0 1.68 158 .168 .264 .332 .403 .263 .429 94 1.6 0.2 1.6 0.2
2008 ABQ AAA 38 0 39.0 6.49 102 .256 .262 .332 .409 .250 .321 126 3.4 0.3 3.4 0.3
2009 NOR AAA 47 0 82.0 4.57 98 .229 .262 .331 .396 .248 .281 104 5.0 0.5 5.0 0.5
2010 OAK MLB 11 0 12.7 5.95 62 .282 .242 .305 .379 .245 .282 96 -1.3 -0.1 -1.3 -0.1
2010 NOR AAA 25 0 38.3 4.25 105 .226 .264 .338 .412 .257 .243 99 3.3 0.3 3.3 0.3
2010 SAC AAA 10 0 9.7 3.96 119 .306 .282 .360 .442 .273 .364 93 2.2 0.2 2.2 0.2
2011 OKL AAA 56 0 73.7 4.69 115 .258 .279 .345 .439 .262 .339 97 11.6 1.1 11.6 1.1
2012 BOW AA 7 0 8.0 6.52 52 .342 .265 .336 .399 .267 .400 100 -1.3 -0.1 -1.3 -0.1
2012 FRI AA 36 0 43.0 3.38 123 .200 .255 .326 .389 .262 .312 96 6.8 0.7 6.8 0.7
2012 ROU AAA 7 0 11.3 6.53 74 .270 .282 .350 .457 .283 .256 99 -0.6 -0.1 -0.6 -0.1
2013 TEX MLB 22 3 47.7 4.78 91 .290 .251 .317 .409 .269 .321 102 1.1 0.1 1.1 0.1
2013 FRI AA 1 0 1.7 2.40 136 .368 .268 .318 .423 .271 .429 87 0.4 0.0 0.4 0.0
2013 ROU AAA 7 6 35.7 3.83 112 .220 .272 .337 .419 .269 .255 91 5.3 0.5 5.3 0.5

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
2002 JAM A- 2 4 0 11 11 46.3 56 12 18 4 0% .302 10.9 2.3 0.8 3.5 1.47 4.67 0.0 0.0
2003 GRB A 6 1 2 27 0 50.3 32 10 26 2 0% .197 5.7 1.8 0.4 4.7 0.83 1.61 0.0 0.0
2004 JUP A+ 11 7 5 43 0 90.0 87 28 58 2 0% .295 8.7 2.8 0.2 5.8 1.28 2.60 0.0 0.0
2005 CAR AA 5 4 1 54 1 78.0 106 31 59 6 0% -1.031 12.2 3.6 0.7 6.8 1.76 4.96 0.0 0.0
2006 ABQ AAA 4 1 0 48 0 48.1 65 15 29 1 57% .379 12.2 2.8 0.2 5.4 1.66 5.24 10.9 1.3
2006 CAR AA 1 2 0 12 0 18.0 12 2 12 0 0% .231 6.0 1.0 0.0 6.0 0.78 1.00 0.0 0.0
2007 FLO MLB 0 1 0 14 0 12.3 24 3 6 4 50% .385 17.5 2.2 2.9 4.4 2.19 11.68 -2.3 -0.2
2007 PES Wnt 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 2 0 0 0 0% .400 18.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.00 9.00 0.0 0.0
2007 ABQ AAA 4 3 2 45 0 47.3 54 17 23 5 61% .304 10.3 3.2 1.0 4.4 1.50 3.42 1.8 0.2
2008 ABQ AAA 5 2 1 38 0 39.0 47 15 20 4 62% .321 10.8 3.5 0.9 4.6 1.59 3.92 3.4 0.3
2008 JUP A+ 0 0 1 3 0 4.0 3 1 7 0 86% .429 6.8 2.2 0.0 15.8 1.00 2.25 1.6 0.2
2009 NOR AAA 4 2 1 47 0 82.0 70 33 73 5 54% .281 7.7 3.6 0.5 8.0 1.26 3.95 5.0 0.5
2010 OAK MLB 0 0 0 11 0 12.7 12 6 9 1 57% .282 8.5 4.3 0.7 6.4 1.42 4.26 -1.3 -0.1
2010 SAC AAA 0 1 3 10 0 9.7 13 3 11 1 59% .364 12.1 2.8 0.9 10.2 1.65 5.57 2.2 0.2
2010 NOR AAA 0 2 0 25 0 38.3 29 15 26 1 56% .243 6.8 3.5 0.2 6.1 1.15 1.88 3.3 0.3
2011 OKL AAA 4 3 3 56 0 73.7 83 27 55 4 56% .339 10.1 3.3 0.5 6.7 1.49 4.76 11.6 1.1
2012 FRI AA 3 1 9 36 0 43.0 36 8 44 1 58% .312 7.5 1.7 0.2 9.2 1.02 2.09 6.8 0.7
2012 BOW AA 0 0 1 7 0 8.0 12 2 7 2 41% .400 13.5 2.2 2.2 7.9 1.75 6.75 -1.3 -0.1
2012 ROU AAA 0 0 0 7 0 11.3 12 5 7 2 68% .256 9.5 4.0 1.6 5.6 1.50 4.76 -0.6 -0.1
2013 ROU AAA 1 1 0 7 6 35.7 27 10 26 1 52% .255 6.8 2.5 0.3 6.6 1.04 1.77 5.3 0.5
2013 FRI AA 0 1 0 1 0 1.7 3 0 1 0 57% .429 16.2 0.0 0.0 5.4 1.80 5.40 0.4 0.0
2013 TEX MLB 1 3 0 22 3 47.7 58 15 21 5 50% .321 11.0 2.8 0.9 4.0 1.53 4.15 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
2010 214 0.5327 0.4626 0.8485 0.5965 0.3100 0.8971 0.7419 0.1515
2013 684 0.5088 0.4714 0.8665 0.6293 0.3065 0.9406 0.7087 0.1335
Career8980.51450.46930.86220.62150.30730.93020.71660.1378

Injury History

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

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 TEX $
2013 TEX $
2012 BAL $
2011 HOU $
2010 BAL $
2009 BAL $
2008 FLO $
2007 FLO $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 101 d1 year (2014)

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Re-signed by Texas 11/4/13 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2013). Re-signed by Texas (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Texas 5/22/13. Sent outright to Triple-A 11/4/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Signed by Baltimore as a free agent 1/10/12 (minor-league contract). Released by Baltimore 4/12. Signed by Texas as a free agent 4/28/12 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2011). Signed by Houston as a free agent 11/11/10 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2010). Re-signed by Baltimore as a free agent 11/20/09 (minor-league contract). Acquired by Oakland in trade from Baltimore 6/22/10 (Jake Fox deal). Contract purchased by Oakland 7/7/10/ Refused assignment by Oakland 10/9/10.
  • 1 year (2009). Signed by Baltimore as a free agent 11/22/08 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2008). Re-signed by Florida 2/22/08. Sent outright to Triple-A by Florida 5/31/08.
  • 1 year (2007). Contract purchased by Florida 8/9/07.
  • Drafted by Florida 2002 (18-533) (Wabash Valley CC, Mount Carmel, Ill.).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .354 .419 .501 .335
11 vs R (Multi) .247 .275 .364 .219
18 Split (Multi) .108 .144 .138 .116
19 LgAvg (Multi) .010 .024 .026 .019
30 vs L (2013) .356 .420 .500 .335
31 vs R (2013) .247 .273 .365 .216
38 Split (2013) .109 .147 .135 .119
39 LgAvg (2013) .010 .022 .028 .019

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BP Articles

Ross Wolf is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: The A's and Building a Bullpen By AttritionSam Miller2013-09-11
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: September 3, 2013Clint Chisam2013-09-03
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 31, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-31
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 21, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-21
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 15, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-15
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 12, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-12
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 11, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-11
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 9, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-09
This article requires BP Premium accessSkewed Left: Preparing for Baseball's Most Extreme CircumstancesZachary Levine2013-06-20
This article requires BP Premium accessBaseball Therapy: The Truth About Closers and Extra-Inning GamesRussell A. Carleton2013-06-13
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: The Great Closer DebateDaniel Rathman2013-06-07
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 23, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-23
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Wolf on the NogginR.J. Anderson2013-05-23
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 22, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-22
Transaction Analysis: Western Divisions BackfillChristina Kahrl2010-11-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Junior Circuit JumbleChristina Kahrl2010-07-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Disorderly ConductChristina Kahrl2010-06-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Fiddling While the Toast BurnsChristina Kahrl2010-06-24
Transaction of the Day: NL East RoundupChristina Kahrl2007-09-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: All-Around Catch-Up EditionChristina Kahrl2007-08-26


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Ross Wolf threw 979 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2013, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2013, he relied primarily on his Sinker (91mph) and Change (87mph), also mixing in a Curve (80mph). He also rarely threw a Slider (85mph).