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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 23)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date8-13-1990
Height5' 7"
Weight175 lbs
Age24 years, 0 months, 8 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
2010
2011
2012
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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
2013 TEX 22 32 0 44.7 0.0 44.7 2 2 0 1 0 0 187 46 26 21 5 76 10 8 0 27 4.23 3.99 4.35 3.0 0.3
Career32044.70.044.72201001874626215761080274.233.994.353.00.3

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
2007 DGR Rk 18 0 26.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .328 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2008 CLN A 23 0 32.0 5.07 77 .247 .252 .325 .377 .263 .240 98 -0.8 -0.1 -0.8 -0.1
2008 RNG Rk 1 0 1.0 3.40 144 .225 .246 .292 .351 .240 .500 113 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0
2009 HIC A 4 0 6.0 5.99 73 .372 .242 .312 .359 .252 .400 110 -0.4 -0.0 -0.4 -0.0
2009 SPO A- 18 0 36.7 5.14 92 .233 .258 .344 .368 .269 .292 99 1.5 0.2 1.5 0.2
2009 LAG Wnt 19 0 12.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .176 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2010 HIC A 26 0 42.0 2.99 132 .194 .253 .322 .372 .262 .293 99 10.1 1.0 10.1 1.0
2010 BAK A+ 2 0 2.3 2.52 160 .297 .271 .339 .413 .259 .500 123 1.1 0.1 1.1 0.1
2010 LAG Wnt 14 0 4.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .312 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 MYR A+ 40 0 67.0 4.51 97 .203 .248 .316 .371 .248 .254 100 3.5 0.3 3.5 0.3
2012 FRI AA 27 0 30.7 3.04 130 .237 .260 .333 .402 .269 .279 96 6.4 0.7 6.4 0.7
2012 ROU AAA 24 0 32.0 5.41 93 .237 .273 .334 .427 .265 .266 96 0.6 0.1 0.6 0.1
2012 LAG Wnt 21 0 17.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .302 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 TEX MLB 32 0 44.7 4.35 99 .278 .249 .316 .396 .265 .283 100 3.0 0.3 3.0 0.3
2013 ROU AAA 19 0 26.3 4.49 105 .219 .267 .343 .401 .270 .319 95 3.4 0.3 3.4 0.3
2014 FRI AA 7 0 8.7 3.12 129 .283 .252 .319 .374 .253 .406 103 2.0 0.2 2.0 0.2
2014 RNG Rk 2 0 2.0 3.99 124 .266 .232 .290 .357 .243 .286 99 0.4 0.0 0.4 0.0

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
2007 DGR Rk 1 2 7 18 0 26.7 21 8 38 0 0% .328 7.1 2.7 0.0 12.8 1.09 2.70 0.0 0.0
2008 CLN A 2 0 4 23 0 32.0 23 16 25 1 52% .240 6.5 4.5 0.3 7.0 1.22 1.97 -0.8 -0.1
2008 RNG Rk 0 0 1 1 0 1.0 1 0 1 0 50% .500 9.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 1.00 0.00 0.3 0.0
2009 HIC A 0 1 0 4 0 6.0 11 4 6 1 58% .400 16.5 6.0 1.5 9.0 2.50 6.00 -0.4 -0.0
2009 SPO A- 2 0 0 18 0 36.7 32 5 38 4 58% .292 7.8 1.2 1.0 9.3 1.01 2.94 1.5 0.2
2009 LAG Wnt 2 0 0 19 0 12.0 6 4 10 0 0% .176 4.5 3.0 0.0 7.5 0.83 2.25 0.0 0.0
2010 LAG Wnt 0 1 0 14 0 4.3 5 4 3 0 0% .312 10.5 8.4 0.0 6.3 2.09 2.09 0.0 0.0
2010 BAK A+ 0 0 0 2 0 2.3 3 1 4 0 67% .500 11.7 3.9 0.0 15.7 1.74 3.91 1.1 0.1
2010 HIC A 4 1 5 26 0 42.0 30 5 59 2 59% .293 6.4 1.1 0.4 12.6 0.83 1.50 10.1 1.0
2011 MYR A+ 5 5 5 40 0 67.0 54 14 55 4 59% .254 7.3 1.9 0.5 7.4 1.01 2.15 3.5 0.3
2012 FRI AA 1 2 4 27 0 30.7 26 6 29 2 49% .279 7.6 1.8 0.6 8.5 1.04 2.35 6.4 0.7
2012 ROU AAA 1 1 2 24 0 32.0 31 3 23 6 54% .266 8.7 0.8 1.7 6.5 1.06 1.97 0.6 0.1
2012 LAG Wnt 1 2 0 21 0 17.7 16 7 17 0 0% .302 8.2 3.6 0.0 8.7 1.30 4.08 0.0 0.0
2013 ROU AAA 2 1 2 19 0 26.3 24 8 29 2 56% .319 8.2 2.7 0.7 9.9 1.22 3.08 3.4 0.3
2013 TEX MLB 2 2 0 32 0 44.7 46 10 27 5 43% .283 9.3 2.0 1.0 5.4 1.25 4.23 3.0 0.3
2014 RNG Rk 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 2 0 1 0 86% .286 9.0 0.0 0.0 4.5 1.00 0.00 0.4 0.0
2014 FRI AA 0 1 0 7 0 8.7 14 0 7 1 52% .406 14.5 0.0 1.0 7.3 1.62 3.12 2.0 0.2

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
2013 679 0.5081 0.4831 0.7805 0.6638 0.2964 0.8472 0.6263 0.2165
Career6790.50810.48310.78050.66380.29640.84720.62630.2165

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-02-14 2014-07-27 60-DL 163 104 Left Foot Recovery From Previous Injury Surgery - Fracture From Motorcycle Accident 2014-01-30 -
2014-01-30 2014-01-30 Off 0 0 Left Foot Surgery Motorcycle Accident Fracture 2014-01-30 -
2009-04-18 2009-06-22 Minors 65 0 Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2013 TEX $490,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$490,000
1 yrTotal$490,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 116 d1 year/$504,112 (2014)

Details
  • 1 year/$504,112 (2014). Re-signed by Texas 2/26/14.
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013). Contract purchased by Texas 11/20/12. Re-signed by Texas 2/18/13.
  • Signed by Texas 8/06 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .257 .284 .400 .229
11 vs R (Multi) .277 .315 .475 .301
18 Split (Multi) -.020 -.032 -.075 -.072
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.026 -.032 -.063 -.030
30 vs L (2013) .257 .284 .400 .229
31 vs R (2013) .277 .315 .475 .301
38 Split (2013) -.020 -.032 -.075 -.072
39 LgAvg (2013) -.025 -.031 -.062 -.029

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This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 31, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-31


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Joe Ortiz threw 769 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2013, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2013, he relied primarily on his Sinker (92mph), Slider (84mph) and Change (84mph).