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Blake Parker PAngels

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2017 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 32)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date6-19-1985
Height6' 3"
Weight225 lbs
Age32 years, 0 months, 3 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
0.62013
0.12014
2015
-0.12016
1.42017
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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 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 10.13 6.00 101 8.02 183.7 -0.2
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 82 3.45 82.6 0.6
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 3.24 5.14 94 4.27 104.7 0.1
2016 NYA 0 16 0 16.3 1 0 1 16 8 15 1 .256 111 8.8 4.4 0.6 8.3 49% .312 .260 1.47 3.90 4.96 117 5.67 125.5 -0.1
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 .252 2.00 6.10 0.00 110 6.61 146.2 -0.0
2017 ANA MLB 35 0 33.3 3 2 0 24 9 49 1 .256 104 6.5 2.4 0.3 13.2 55% .311 .198 0.99 1.36 2.16 69 2.11 44.9 1.1
2016 TOT MLB 17 0 17.3 1 0 1 17 9 15 1 .258 110 8.8 4.7 0.5 7.8 51% .308 .259 1.50 4.02 4.67 116 5.73 126.7 -0.1
CareerMLB1260124.06521144214912.2581038.33.00.910.840%.316.2531.263.043.41873.7887.61.4

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 cFIP DRA DRA-
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 5.08 3.19 108 6.21 113.6
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 3.17 1.80 88 3.71 88.3
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 2.85 1.33 83 2.26 84.1
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 2.78 3.38 90 3.26 95.4
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 7.81 6.00 106 5.85 111.0
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 0 0.00 0.0
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 87 3.05 91.0
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 3.70 3.00 96 4.85 104.8
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 0 0.00 0.0
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 1.49 2.65 62 1.73 69.8
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 6.01 4.75 108 6.16 112.6
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 3.92 4.12 106 5.21 106.9
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 4.40 2.81 84 2.70 83.9
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 0 0.00 0.0
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 10.13 6.00 101 8.02 183.7
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 93 3.51 93.9
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 82 3.45 82.6
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 3.22 2.04 83 1.59 70.4
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 3.24 5.14 94 4.27 104.7
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 2.96 1.77 62 1.18 66.6
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 5.69 2.70 106 5.19 109.1
2016 NYA MLB 16 0 16.3 1 0 1 16 8 15 1 .256 111 8.8 4.4 0.6 8.3 49% .312 .260 1.47 3.90 4.96 117 5.67 125.5
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 .252 2.00 6.10 0.00 110 6.61 146.2
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 3.11 2.72 70 0.99 64.4
2017 ANA MLB 35 0 33.3 3 2 0 24 9 49 1 .256 104 6.5 2.4 0.3 13.2 55% .311 .198 0.99 1.36 2.16 69 2.11 44.9

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 329 0.4954 0.4195 0.7246 0.5951 0.2470 0.8351 0.4634 0.2754
2017 559 0.4490 0.4580 0.6406 0.6335 0.3149 0.7358 0.4845 0.3594
Career21740.49720.460.70680.62530.2960.79710.5150.2932

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
2017 ANA $560,000
2016 SEA $
2015 CHN $
2014 CHN $
2013 CHN $
2012 CHN $
YearsDescriptionSalary
2017Current$560,000
1 yrTotal$560,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 36 d1 year/$0.56M (2017)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.56M (2017). DFA by LA Angels 1/19/17. Sent outright to Triple-A 1/24/17. Contract selected by LA Angels 4/2/17.
  • 1 year (2016). Signed by Seattle as a free agent 12/15 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Seattle 8/4/16. Claimed by NY Yankees off waivers 8/9/16 after being DFA by Seattle 8/6/16. Claimed by LA Angels off waivers from NY Yankees 10/5/16. Claimed by Milwaukee off waivers from LA Angels 11/23/16. Claimed by LA Angels off waivers from Milwaukee 12/23/16.
  • 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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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .224 .315 .339 .237
11 vs R (Multi) .270 .348 .406 .287
18 Split (Multi) -.047 -.033 -.067 -.050
19 LgAvg (Multi) .006 .020 .015 .013
30 vs L (2016) .250 .344 .357 .241
31 vs R (2016) .250 .362 .350 .271
38 Split (2016) .000 -.018 .007 -.030
39 LgAvg (2016) .003 .018 .013 .012

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BP Articles

Blake Parker is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
Expert FAAB Review: Week 6Mike Gianella2017-05-09
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessCloser Report: Week 4Matt Collins2017-04-25
Expert FAAB Review: Week 4Mike Gianella2017-04-25
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessDeep League Report: Week TwoScooter Hotz2017-04-13
Looking Back on Tomorrow: Milwaukee BrewersNicholas Zettel2017-03-16
Transaction Analysis: Prospect-Dom and BlipsBryan Grosnick2016-10-10
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
This article requires BP Premium accessDaisy Cutter: Let's Talk About the Cubs BullpenSahadev Sharma2015-02-12
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 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 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 2,424 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2009 and 2017, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2017, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (95mph) and Splitter (84mph), also mixing in a Curve (80mph). He also rarely throws a Sinker (93mph).