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Blake Parker PYankees

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2016 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 31)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date6-19-1985
Height6' 3"
Weight225 lbs
Age31 years, 3 months, 7 days
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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 CHN MLB 7 0 6.0 0 0 0 10 5 6 3 .246 96 15.0 7.5 4.5 9.0 38% .389 .395 2.50 10.14 6.00 107 5.45 -0.0
2013 CHN MLB 49 0 46.3 1 2 1 39 15 55 4 .256 104 7.6 2.9 0.8 10.7 30% .294 .237 1.17 2.87 2.72 91 3.40 0.7
2014 CHN MLB 18 0 21.0 1 1 0 24 4 24 3 .267 98 10.3 1.7 1.3 10.3 32% .350 .313 1.33 3.25 5.14 93 4.09 0.1
2016 NYA 0 14 0 14.7 0 0 1 14 6 14 1 .254 111 8.6 3.7 0.6 8.6 47% .295 .250 1.36 3.72 5.52 0 0.00 0.0
2016 SEA 0 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .280 101 9.0 9.0 0.0 0.0 75% .250 .253 2.00 6.11 0.00 0 0.00 0.0
2016 TOT MLB 15 0 15.7 0 0 1 15 7 14 1 .256 111 8.6 4.0 0.6 8.0 49% .292 .250 1.40 3.88 5.17 107 4.82 0.0
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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
2007 BOI A- 8 0 11.3 1 0 0 15 7 10 0 .265 109 11.9 5.6 0.0 8.0 49% .405 .264 1.95 5.11 3.19
2007 CUB Rk 11 0 15.0 1 0 2 10 3 14 0 .270 99 6.0 1.8 0.0 8.4 57% .238 .201 0.87 3.20 1.80
2008 PEO A 23 0 47.3 3 0 3 32 18 51 2 .265 95 6.1 3.4 0.4 9.7 54% .261 .217 1.06 2.87 1.33
2008 DAY A+ 20 0 21.3 1 2 9 17 10 21 0 .246 106 7.2 4.2 0.0 8.9 55% .290 .208 1.27 2.79 3.38
2008 IOW AAA 2 0 3.0 0 0 0 1 2 3 1 .256 111 3.0 6.0 3.0 9.0 38% .000 .263 1.00 7.82 6.00
2008 wai Wnt 11 0 14.3 1 1 0 18 4 16 3 .000 11.3 2.5 1.9 10.1 0% .326 .000 1.54 5.06 6.29
2009 TEN AA 10 0 12.3 0 0 3 8 8 19 0 .268 92 5.9 5.9 0.0 13.9 57% .348 .221 1.30 1.96 1.46
2009 IOW AAA 45 0 51.0 2 3 22 36 27 58 3 .270 88 6.4 4.8 0.5 10.2 51% .260 .236 1.24 3.71 3.00
2009 MSS Wnt 11 0 12.0 2 1 2 12 6 11 3 .000 9.0 4.5 2.2 8.2 0% .273 .000 1.50 7.15 4.50
2010 TEN AA 13 0 17.0 0 1 5 11 6 25 0 .264 104 5.8 3.2 0.0 13.2 62% .262 .167 1.00 1.50 2.65
2010 IOW AAA 35 0 49.3 1 4 2 52 28 42 9 .263 97 9.5 5.1 1.6 7.7 46% .312 .288 1.62 6.02 4.75
2011 TEN AA 16 0 24.0 1 2 3 20 13 20 1 .248 119 7.5 4.9 0.4 7.5 46% .271 .231 1.38 3.93 4.12
2011 IOW AAA 37 0 51.3 3 3 4 37 27 60 5 .265 101 6.5 4.7 0.9 10.5 39% .267 .228 1.25 4.41 2.81
2011 HER Wnt 28 0 30.7 1 2 2 21 8 33 1 .000 6.2 2.3 0.3 9.7 0% .263 .000 0.95 1.83 3.23
2012 CHN MLB 7 0 6.0 0 0 0 10 5 6 3 .246 96 15.0 7.5 4.5 9.0 38% .389 .395 2.50 10.14 6.00
2012 IOW AAA 21 0 23.7 1 1 6 16 6 22 3 .267 93 6.1 2.3 1.1 8.4 42% .213 .215 0.93 4.21 3.42
2013 CHN MLB 49 0 46.3 1 2 1 39 15 55 4 .256 104 7.6 2.9 0.8 10.7 30% .294 .237 1.17 2.87 2.72
2013 IOW AAA 16 0 17.7 0 1 7 8 10 26 1 .271 98 4.1 5.1 0.5 13.2 28% .200 .195 1.02 3.23 2.04
2014 CHN MLB 18 0 21.0 1 1 0 24 4 24 3 .267 98 10.3 1.7 1.3 10.3 32% .350 .313 1.33 3.25 5.14
2014 IOW AAA 35 0 35.7 0 1 25 28 13 52 3 .267 92 7.1 3.3 0.8 13.1 44% .325 .220 1.15 2.97 1.77
2015 IOW AAA 3 0 3.3 0 0 0 1 3 1 0 .276 85 2.7 8.1 0.0 2.7 0% .100 .238 1.20 5.70 2.70
2016 NYA MLB 14 0 14.7 0 0 1 14 6 14 1 .254 111 8.6 3.7 0.6 8.6 47% .295 .250 1.36 3.72 5.52
2016 SEA MLB 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .280 101 9.0 9.0 0.0 0.0 75% .250 .253 2.00 6.11 0.00
2016 TAC AAA 38 0 39.7 1 2 19 24 11 56 4 .266 5.4 2.5 0.9 12.7 44% .256 .203 0.88 3.12 2.72

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 123 0.5122 0.4715 0.7414 0.6032 0.3333 0.8158 0.6000 0.2586
2013 808 0.5087 0.4653 0.7287 0.6277 0.2972 0.8101 0.5508 0.2713
2014 355 0.5437 0.4845 0.7326 0.6425 0.2963 0.8226 0.5000 0.2674
2016 293 0.4983 0.4198 0.7236 0.5959 0.2449 0.8276 0.4722 0.2764
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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
2012-09-06 2012-10-04 60-DL 28 26 Right Elbow Contusion Bone From Batted Ball - -
2012-06-02 2012-08-28 60-DL 87 76 Right Elbow Stress Reaction - -
2012-05-20 2012-05-27 DTD 7 6 - Thigh Strain Hamstring - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2016 SEA $
2015 CHN $
2014 CHN $
2013 CHN $
2012 CHN $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 148 d1 year (2016)

Details
  • 1 year (2016). Signed by Seattle as a free agent 12/15 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Seattle 8/4/16. DFA by Seattle 8/6/16.
  • 1 year (2015). Re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/5/15. DFA by Chicago Cubs 5/5/15. Released 5/6/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/3/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Re-signed by Chicago Cubs 11/7/12 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Chicago Cubs 6/1/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 5/17/12. Sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago Cubs 10/26/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Re-signed by Chicago Cubs (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2010). Contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 11/20/09. Re-signed by Chicago Cubs 2/10. Sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago Cubs 10/14/10.
  • Drafted by Chicago Cubs 2006 (16-479) (Arkansas).

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This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessDeep League Report: Week 25Scooter Hotz2016-09-21
What You Need to Know: Pirate Ship SunkEmma Baccellieri2016-09-07
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This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Alcantara Can StayDaniel Rathman2014-07-11
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 Fantasy or Premium accessTTO Scoresheet Podcast: Relief PitchersIan Lefkowitz2014-03-07
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFive to Watch: The Save RushCraig Goldstein2013-09-20
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessBullpen Report: Oh, BrothersMike Gianella2013-08-29
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessBullpen Report: On the GrilliMike Gianella2013-07-25
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessThe Stash List: Drawing a Line in the SandBret Sayre2013-07-23
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessBullpen Report: Trade Winds BlowingMike Gianella2013-07-18
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessThe Stash List: Seeing the List in ActionBret Sayre2013-07-16
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessBullpen Report: Going DownhillMike Gianella2013-07-11
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessThe Stash List: All Killer, No FillerBret Sayre2013-07-09
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 1, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Bonder the Next OneR.J. Anderson2013-06-03
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 2, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-02
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: A 2012 Draftee In the ShowR.J. Anderson2012-09-10
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Does the Wolf Solve Problems?R.J. Anderson2012-08-30
Transaction Analysis: NL Central Roster MovesChristina Kahrl2010-11-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: SenioritisChristina Kahrl2010-04-27


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Blake Parker has thrown 1,807 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2009 and 2016, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2016, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (92mph) and Curve (78mph), also mixing in a Splitter (82mph).