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Chris Leroux PBlue Jays

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2016 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 32)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date4-14-1984
Height6' 6"
Weight225 lbs
Age32 years, 0 months, 22 days
BatsL
ThrowsR
0.22012
-0.02013
-0.02014
2015
0.22016
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DRA-Based WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2009 FLO MLB 5 0 6.7 11 4 2 0 .256 98 14.8 5.4 0.0 2.7 52% .379 .345 2.25 4.26 10.80 104 6.78 -0.1
2010 FLO 0 17 0 18.0 24 11 18 1 .261 93 12.0 5.5 0.5 9.0 53% .426 .326 1.94 3.66 7.00 0 0.00 0.0
2010 PIT 0 6 0 4.7 4 3 4 0 .242 88 7.7 5.8 0.0 7.7 50% .286 .226 1.50 3.32 5.79 0 0.00 0.0
2011 PIT MLB 23 0 25.0 26 7 24 0 .261 97 9.4 2.5 0.0 8.6 42% .333 .235 1.32 2.03 2.88 91 3.79 0.3
2012 PIT MLB 10 0 11.3 11 2 12 1 .261 97 8.7 1.6 0.8 9.5 55% .312 .245 1.15 2.96 5.56 93 3.66 0.2
2013 PIT MLB 2 0 4.0 4 6 3 1 .229 102 9.0 13.5 2.2 6.8 67% .273 .338 2.50 9.27 6.75 122 5.26 -0.0
2014 NYA MLB 2 0 2.0 7 2 3 0 .263 98 31.5 9.0 0.0 13.5 50% .700 .463 4.50 3.16 22.50 101 5.28 -0.0
2010 TOT MLB 23 0 22.7 28 14 22 1 .257 92 11.1 5.6 0.4 8.7 52% .397 .306 1.85 3.59 6.75 110 4.95 -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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2006 GRB A 3 3 10.2 13 6 9 2 .000 11.5 5.3 1.8 7.9 0% .355 .000 1.86 6.45 6.18
2006 JAM A- 4 4 11.1 13 12 4 0 .272 80 10.5 9.7 0.0 3.2 54% .292 .355 2.25 6.37 8.11
2006 MRL Rk 4 4 11.0 10 1 9 0 .251 62 8.2 0.8 0.0 7.4 45% .303 .212 1.00 2.61 4.09
2007 GRB A 46 0 71.7 72 29 76 6 .263 118 9.0 3.6 0.8 9.5 53% .330 .250 1.41 3.89 4.14
2008 JUP A+ 57 0 74.0 60 26 78 6 .248 98 7.3 3.2 0.7 9.5 45% .286 .229 1.16 3.46 3.65
2009 FLO MLB 5 0 6.7 11 4 2 0 .256 98 14.8 5.4 0.0 2.7 52% .379 .345 2.25 4.26 10.80
2009 JAX AA 46 0 60.0 59 17 55 0 .263 93 8.8 2.5 0.0 8.2 53% .322 .240 1.27 2.17 2.70
2010 FLO MLB 17 0 18.0 24 11 18 1 .261 93 12.0 5.5 0.5 9.0 53% .426 .326 1.94 3.66 7.00
2010 PIT MLB 6 0 4.7 4 3 4 0 .242 88 7.7 5.8 0.0 7.7 50% .286 .226 1.50 3.32 5.79
2010 JUP A+ 2 0 2.7 2 1 0 0 .263 83 6.7 3.3 0.0 0.0 30% .200 .198 1.11 5.66 3.33
2010 NWO AAA 21 0 22.0 26 7 20 2 .266 100 10.6 2.9 0.8 8.2 51% .358 .266 1.50 4.17 6.95
2010 MRL Rk 3 0 4.0 4 0 3 0 .268 81 9.0 0.0 0.0 6.8 77% .308 .264 1.00 2.01 4.50
2011 PIT MLB 23 0 25.0 26 7 24 0 .261 97 9.4 2.5 0.0 8.6 42% .333 .235 1.32 2.03 2.88
2011 ALT AA 5 0 7.0 9 0 6 2 .266 81 11.6 0.0 2.6 7.7 38% .292 .345 1.29 5.84 2.57
2011 IND AAA 32 0 61.0 48 21 57 1 .251 95 7.1 3.1 0.1 8.4 53% .280 .210 1.13 2.91 2.80
2011 TDE Wnt 5 5 23.7 15 5 21 1 .000 5.7 1.9 0.4 8.0 0% .222 .000 0.85 2.44 1.14
2012 PIT MLB 10 0 11.3 11 2 12 1 .261 97 8.7 1.6 0.8 9.5 55% .312 .245 1.15 2.96 5.56
2012 BRD A+ 1 1 3.0 2 1 2 0 .259 111 6.0 3.0 0.0 6.0 75% .250 .219 1.00 3.06 3.00
2012 IND AAA 21 7 63.7 52 14 56 6 .250 99 7.4 2.0 0.8 7.9 54% .263 .231 1.04 3.66 3.11
2013 PIT MLB 2 0 4.0 4 6 3 1 .229 102 9.0 13.5 2.2 6.8 67% .273 .338 2.50 9.27 6.75
2013 CAN int 1 1 3.0 2 1 4 0 .000 6.0 3.0 0.0 12.0 0% .222 .000 1.00 1.73 0.00
2014 NYA MLB 2 0 2.0 7 2 3 0 .263 98 31.5 9.0 0.0 13.5 50% .700 .463 4.50 3.16 22.50
2014 SWB AAA 12 11 58.3 58 21 49 6 .258 104 8.9 3.2 0.9 7.6 44% .304 .250 1.35 4.25 4.94
2014 YAT Rk 1 1 4.0 1 0 5 0 .000 2.2 0.0 0.0 11.2 0% .125 .000 0.25 1.00 0.00
2015 REA AA 1 1 7.0 6 1 5 0 .253 112 7.7 1.3 0.0 6.4 48% .286 .260 1.00 2.27 2.57
2015 CSP AAA 7 1 17.7 26 8 17 3 .274 105 13.2 4.1 1.5 8.7 54% .411 .338 1.92 5.24 8.15
2015 LEH AAA 22 3 60.7 47 19 40 3 .246 101 7.0 2.8 0.4 5.9 56% .240 .217 1.09 3.47 2.82
2016 BUF AAA 5 4 25.0 24 11 13 2 .245 92 8.6 4.0 0.7 4.7 53% .278 .276 1.40 4.85 3.96

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
2009 129 0.4186 0.4806 0.8065 0.6667 0.3467 0.8611 0.7308 0.1935
2010 398 0.4422 0.4874 0.7216 0.6761 0.3378 0.8235 0.5600 0.2784
2011 429 0.5105 0.4895 0.7857 0.6210 0.3524 0.8603 0.6486 0.2143
2012 201 0.4378 0.5274 0.7264 0.6364 0.4425 0.8393 0.6000 0.2736
2013 84 0.4286 0.3333 0.7500 0.5278 0.1875 0.9474 0.3333 0.2500
2014 47 0.5106 0.4255 0.7500 0.5000 0.3478 0.8333 0.6250 0.2500
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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
2014-05-23 2014-06-28 Minors 36 0 - Not Disclosed -
2012-04-04 2012-07-06 60-DL 93 82 Right Chest Strain Pectoral Muscle - -
2011-07-28 2011-08-22 15-DL 25 23 Left Lower Leg Strain Calf - -
2010-06-20 2010-07-21 Minors 31 0 Right Elbow Strain Flexor Pronator Mass -
2010-05-18 2010-06-17 15-DL 30 26 Right Elbow Strain -
2009-07-05 2009-07-27 15-DL 22 17 Right Shoulder Inflammation -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2016 TOR $
2015 MIL $
2014 NYA $
2013 PIT $502,000
2012 PIT $486,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$988,000
2 yrTotal$988,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 30 dOctagon1 year (2016)

Details
  • 1 year (2016). Signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 11/18/15 (minor-league contract). Acquired by Toronto in trade from Philadelphia 4/3/16.
  • 1 year (2015). Signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/26/15 (minor-league contract). Acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Milwaukee 5/18/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 1/27/14 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by NY Yankees 4/26/14. DFA by NY Yankees 5/3/14. Sent outright to Triple-A 5/5/14. Contract selected by NY Yankees 7/23/14. DFA by NY Yankees 7/25/14. Sent outright to Triple-A 7/27/14. Contract selected by NY Yankees 8/11/14. DFA by NY Yankees 8/13/14. Sent outright to Triple-A 8/16/14.
  • 1 year/$0.502M (2013). Re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/1/13. DFA by Pittsburgh 4/12/13. Sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 4/16/13 (refused assignment). 1 year/$0.5M (2013), plus 2014 vesting option. Signed by Yakult of Japan 4/23/13.
  • 1 year/$0.486M (2012). Re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/3/12. Sent outright to Triple-A by Pittsburgh 7/6/12. Contract purchased by Pittsburgh 9/1/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Re-signed by Pittsburgh 3/11.
  • 1 year (2010). Re-signed by Florida 3/2/10. Claimed by Pittsburgh off waivers from Florida 9/13/10.
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009). Contract purchased by Florida 11/20/08. Re-signed by Florida 3/09.
  • Drafted 2005 (7-216) (Winthrop). $0.152M signing bonus.

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BP Articles

Chris Leroux is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Bochy and Peavy, Back TogetherMike Gianella2014-07-28
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Bochy and Peavy, Back TogetherJason Parks2014-07-28
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Bochy and Peavy, Back TogetherR.J. Anderson2014-07-28
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: April 13, 2013Clint Chisam2013-04-13
The Week in Quotes: March 4-10Pete Barrett2013-03-11
The Week in Quotes: March 4-10Jonah Birenbaum2013-03-11
The Week in Quotes: March 4-10Hudson Belinsky2013-03-11
The Week in Quotes: March 4-10Andrew Koo2013-03-11
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: 2012 Year-End Injury Summary: NL CentralStephani Bee2012-11-09
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: 2012 Year-End Injury Summary: NL CentralCorey Dawkins2012-11-09
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: Shoulder WoesBen Lindbergh2011-08-05
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: Shoulder WoesCorey Dawkins2011-08-05
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: Deadline HealingBen Lindbergh2011-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: Deadline HealingCorey Dawkins2011-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Angel in the InfieldBen Lindbergh2011-07-26
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Assorted Senior CircuitryChristina Kahrl2009-08-14
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: NL Add-OnsChristina Kahrl2009-07-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL East RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-06-16


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2016, Chris Leroux threw 1,444 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2009 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, The World Baseball Classic and Spring Training. In 2014, he relied primarily on his Slider (81mph) and Sinker (91mph), also mixing in a Fourseam Fastball (92mph) and Change (84mph).