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2014 Rest-of-Season Projections (seasonal age 33)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date3-5-1981
Height5' 11"
Weight205 lbs
Age33 years, 4 months, 24 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
2010
2011
0.22012
0.12013
0.72014
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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
2008 ATL 27 1 0 2.3 0.0 2.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 5 2 2 1 8 1 1 0 1 7.71 9.11 9.88 -1.3 -0.1
2012 KCA 31 18 0 17.3 0.0 17.3 1 1 0 0 0 0 69 16 4 3 0 19 2 1 1 7 1.56 2.76 3.85 2.1 0.2
2013 KCA 32 7 0 8.3 0.0 8.3 1 0 0 0 0 0 31 4 0 0 0 5 2 1 0 5 0.00 2.60 3.98 0.6 0.1
2014 KCA 33 17 0 22.3 0.0 22.3 0 0 0 1 0 0 95 22 7 6 0 28 6 5 0 17 2.42 2.44 2.71 5.6 0.6
Career43050.30.050.32101002084713111601181301.972.893.677.10.8

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
2001 Ind cub 29 3 58.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .330 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 Ind cub 20 11 70.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .329 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 Ind cub 11 11 57.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .249 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 Ind cub 16 16 97.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .262 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 MIS AA 17 14 80.2 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .305 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 MIS AA 22 19 112.7 4.81 84 .277 .259 .330 .390 .263 .330 91 2.0 0.2 4.5 0.4
2007 GWN AAA 3 3 19.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .286 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 GIG Wnt 9 7 34.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .216 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 GIG Wnt 2 2 10.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .176 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2008 ATL MLB 1 0 2.3 9.88 -18 .385 .290 .361 .447 .273 .400 97 -1.3 -0.1 -1.3 -0.1
2008 GWN AAA 19 14 84.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .333 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2009 GWN AAA 33 5 54.7 4.41 105 .215 .268 .331 .412 .250 .269 106 5.6 0.5 7.2 0.8
2009 MAY Wnt 2 2 8.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .227 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2010 MCD mex 9 8 43.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .358 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2010 EST Wnt 2 0 2.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .500 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 LIC Wnt 11 7 42.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .211 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 KCA MLB 18 0 17.3 3.85 116 .195 .252 .315 .382 .253 .271 103 2.1 0.2 2.1 0.2
2012 OMA AAA 35 0 55.7 5.14 101 .229 .273 .338 .425 .267 .253 100 4.3 0.4 4.3 0.4
2012 LIC Wnt 2 2 6.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .176 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 KCA MLB 7 0 8.3 3.98 108 .167 .267 .332 .412 .278 .167 100 0.6 0.1 0.6 0.1
2013 OMA AAA 36 1 67.7 4.54 106 .243 .271 .339 .414 .270 .296 98 5.5 0.6 5.5 0.6
2014 KCA MLB 17 0 22.3 2.71 140 .236 .260 .326 .415 .266 .306 108 5.6 0.6 5.6 0.6
2014 OMA AAA 9 3 14.7 6.25 68 .272 .272 .339 .436 .272 .325 95 2.3 0.2 2.3 0.2

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
2001 Ind cub 6 5 2 29 3 58.0 67 20 40 4 0% .330 10.4 3.1 0.6 6.2 1.50 4.81 0.0 0.0
2002 Ind cub 1 6 0 20 11 70.7 81 28 43 1 0% .329 10.3 3.6 0.1 5.5 1.54 4.46 0.0 0.0
2003 Ind cub 5 2 0 11 11 57.7 45 29 31 1 0% .249 7.0 4.5 0.2 4.8 1.28 2.96 0.0 0.0
2004 Ind cub 9 3 0 16 16 97.7 85 24 63 9 0% .262 7.8 2.2 0.8 5.8 1.12 2.12 0.0 0.0
2006 MIS AA 1 7 0 17 14 80.2 77 19 84 10 0% .305 8.6 2.1 1.1 9.4 1.20 3.59 0.0 0.0
2007 GIG Wnt 1 0 0 2 2 10.3 8 3 3 2 0% .176 7.0 2.6 1.7 2.6 1.07 2.62 0.0 0.0
2007 MIS AA 4 6 0 22 19 112.7 132 26 77 8 45% .330 10.5 2.1 0.6 6.1 1.40 3.67 4.5 0.4
2007 GWN AAA 1 0 0 3 3 19.3 19 3 19 3 0% .286 8.9 1.4 1.4 8.9 1.14 2.80 0.0 0.0
2008 GWN AAA 2 6 0 19 14 84.3 100 29 59 8 0% .333 10.7 3.1 0.9 6.3 1.53 5.23 0.0 0.0
2008 ATL MLB 0 0 0 1 0 2.3 5 1 1 1 9% .400 19.3 3.9 3.9 3.9 2.57 7.71 -1.3 -0.1
2009 GWN AAA 4 1 1 33 5 54.7 47 21 33 1 45% .269 7.7 3.5 0.2 5.4 1.24 3.13 7.2 0.8
2009 MAY Wnt 0 0 0 2 2 8.0 6 5 8 1 0% .227 6.8 5.6 1.1 9.0 1.38 3.38 0.0 0.0
2010 EST Wnt 0 0 0 2 0 2.3 4 0 3 0 0% .500 15.7 0.0 0.0 11.7 1.74 3.91 0.0 0.0
2010 MCD mex 4 2 0 9 8 43.3 51 11 37 3 0% .358 10.6 2.3 0.6 7.7 1.43 4.36 0.0 0.0
2011 LIC Wnt 4 2 0 11 7 42.7 28 11 28 1 0% .211 5.9 2.3 0.2 5.9 0.91 1.90 0.0 0.0
2012 KCA MLB 1 1 0 18 0 17.3 16 2 7 0 59% .271 8.3 1.0 0.0 3.6 1.04 1.56 2.1 0.2
2012 LIC Wnt 0 0 0 2 2 6.3 4 2 5 1 0% .176 5.7 2.8 1.4 7.1 0.95 2.84 0.0 0.0
2012 OMA AAA 1 4 6 35 0 55.7 43 15 54 5 50% .253 7.0 2.4 0.8 8.7 1.04 2.75 4.3 0.4
2013 OMA AAA 3 3 1 36 1 67.7 64 24 56 5 47% .296 8.5 3.2 0.7 7.4 1.30 2.66 5.5 0.6
2013 KCA MLB 1 0 0 7 0 8.3 4 2 5 0 58% .167 4.3 2.2 0.0 5.4 0.72 0.00 0.6 0.1
2014 OMA AAA 0 2 0 9 3 14.7 14 4 17 1 56% .325 8.6 2.5 0.6 10.4 1.23 5.52 2.3 0.2
2014 KCA MLB 0 0 0 17 0 22.3 22 6 17 0 50% .306 8.9 2.4 0.0 6.9 1.25 2.42 5.6 0.6

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
2008 52 0.4615 0.4038 0.8571 0.5833 0.2500 0.9286 0.7143 0.1429
2012 213 0.6056 0.4883 0.8942 0.6434 0.2500 0.9277 0.7619 0.1058
2013 95 0.5263 0.4632 0.7727 0.7400 0.1556 0.8378 0.4286 0.2273
2014 327 0.4924 0.4954 0.7901 0.6708 0.3253 0.8981 0.5741 0.2037
Career6870.52980.48180.8250.66530.27280.90120.62280.172

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-04-07 2014-06-01 15-DL 55 50 Left Fingers Sprain Middle Finger - -
2013-02-24 2013-02-25 Camp 1 0 - Wrist Contusion Batted Ball - -
2009-08-07 2009-08-22 Minors 15 0 Not Disclosed -
2009-06-21 2009-07-24 Minors 33 0 Right Trunk Strain Pectoral Muscle -
2006-08-16 2006-09-04 Minors 19 0 Not Disclosed -
2006-06-18 2006-06-29 Minors 11 0 Not Disclosed -
2006-04-29 2006-06-04 Minors 36 0 Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 KCA $504,500
YearsDescriptionSalary
2011Current$504,500
1 yrTotal$504,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 111 dKinzer Sports1 year/$0.5045M (2014)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.5045M (2014). Re-signed by Kansas City 2/27/14.
  • 1 year/$492,650 (2013). Re-signed by Kansas City 3/2/13. DFA by Kansas City 6/25/13. Sent outright to Triple-A 7/5/13. Contract selected by Kansas City 8/8/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Signed by Kansas City as a free agent 11/12/11 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by Kansas City 6/23/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Signed for 2011 with Monterrey of Mexican Summer League.
  • 1 year (2010). Released by Atlanta 4/10. Signed for 2010 with Hanwha of Korea.
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009). Re-signed by Atlanta 1/14/09.
  • 1 year (2008). Contract purchased by Atlanta 8/3/08.
  • Signed by Atlanta 2/16/06 as an amateur free agent from Cuba (via the Dominican Republic).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .212 .236 .273 .192
11 vs R (Multi) .185 .248 .206 .179
18 Split (Multi) .027 -.012 .066 .013
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.026 -.032 -.063 -.030
30 vs L (2013) .143 .143 .214 .155
31 vs R (2013) .143 .250 .143 .184
38 Split (2013) .000 -.107 .071 -.029
39 LgAvg (2013) -.025 -.031 -.062 -.029

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Francisley Bueno is referenced in the following articles.

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This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 12, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-12
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 11, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-11
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 9, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-09
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Marmol Gets a Free PassR.J. Anderson2013-06-28
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 26, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-26
In A Pickle: Becoming an Empowered and Informed Member of SocietyJason Wojciechowski2013-03-21
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL East RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-01-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Getting ScorchyChristina Kahrl2008-08-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL RoundupChristina Kahrl2008-08-05


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Francisley Bueno has thrown 906 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2008 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Sinker (90mph) and Slider (80mph), also mixing in a Fourseam Fastball (90mph), Change (85mph) and Curve (80mph).