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Birth Date11-24-1988
Height6' 1"
Weight195 lbs
Age26 years, 0 months, 2 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2010
0.12011
2.32012
0.02013
0.02014
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
2011 ARI 22 1 1 5.7 5.7 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 22 4 0 0 0 5 1 1 0 1 0.00 3.17 3.75 1.1 0.1
2012 OAK 23 29 29 181.3 181.3 0.0 13 8 0 0 20 1 751 166 71 70 11 240 63 60 3 140 3.47 3.38 3.70 25.0 2.3
2013 OAK 24 32 32 197.0 197.0 0.0 12 8 0 0 23 0 818 178 92 87 25 286 63 61 7 134 3.97 4.43 4.81 0.2 0.0
Career6262384.0384.00.0251600431159134816315736531127122102753.683.924.2726.42.4

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2008 SBN A 24 24 117.7 3.64 112 .264 .253 .325 .368 .263 .304 95 18.9 2.0 18.9 2.0
2009 VIS A+ 4 4 19.0 2.48 145 .176 .267 .339 .405 .271 .255 97 7.1 0.7 7.1 0.7
2009 MOB AA 16 16 78.3 3.57 118 .255 .254 .327 .386 .266 .351 99 14.6 1.5 17.6 1.9
2011 ARI MLB 1 1 5.7 3.75 111 .191 .273 .318 .399 .263 .200 101 0.7 0.1 1.1 0.1
2011 MOB AA 26 26 130.7 4.99 104 .235 .261 .330 .396 .254 .288 108 18.1 1.8 23.3 2.4
2012 OAK MLB 29 29 181.3 3.70 113 .249 .264 .327 .424 .269 .290 96 25.3 2.7 25.0 2.3
2012 SAC AAA 4 4 20.7 4.00 122 .234 .289 .357 .451 .269 .345 104 5.1 0.5 5.1 0.5
2013 OAK MLB 32 32 197.0 4.81 79 .264 .258 .321 .409 .270 .260 93 0.2 0.0 0.2 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
2008 SBN A 12 5 0 24 24 117.7 113 33 117 8 46% .304 8.6 2.5 0.6 8.9 1.24 3.44 18.9 2.0
2009 MOB AA 4 6 0 16 16 78.3 82 34 74 2 56% .351 9.4 3.9 0.2 8.5 1.48 3.68 17.6 1.9
2009 VIS A+ 1 0 0 4 4 19.0 12 4 21 0 64% .255 5.7 1.9 0.0 9.9 0.84 0.95 7.1 0.7
2011 ARI MLB 0 0 0 1 1 5.7 4 1 1 0 45% .200 6.4 1.6 0.0 1.6 0.88 0.00 1.1 0.1
2011 MOB AA 11 8 0 26 26 130.7 112 55 112 7 55% .288 7.7 3.8 0.5 7.7 1.28 3.79 23.3 2.4
2012 OAK MLB 13 8 0 29 29 181.3 166 63 140 11 45% .290 8.2 3.1 0.5 6.9 1.26 3.47 25.0 2.3
2012 SAC AAA 1 0 0 4 4 20.7 22 6 21 2 55% .345 9.6 2.6 0.9 9.1 1.35 2.18 5.1 0.5
2013 OAK MLB 12 8 0 32 32 197.0 178 63 134 25 43% .260 8.1 2.9 1.1 6.1 1.22 3.97 0.2 0.0

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
2011 73 0.4795 0.4658 0.8529 0.6571 0.2895 0.8696 0.8182 0.1471
2012 2820 0.4681 0.4634 0.7807 0.6311 0.3140 0.8703 0.6221 0.2178
2013 2977 0.4770 0.4664 0.7903 0.6493 0.2993 0.8709 0.6309 0.2089
Career58700.47280.4650.78650.64070.30620.87060.6290.2124

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-03-20 - 60-DL - - Right Elbow Recovery From Surgery Revision Tommy John Surgery 2014-03-25 -
2014-03-17 2014-03-20 Camp 3 0 Right Elbow Surgery Revision Tommy John Surgery 2014-03-25 -
2013-10-12 2013-10-12 DTD 0 0 Right Forearm Strain - -
2013-09-15 2013-09-16 DTD 1 1 - General Medical Illness - -
2013-06-30 2013-07-06 DTD 6 5 Right Thigh Tightness Hamstring - -
2013-05-06 2013-05-06 DTD 0 0 - Neck Strain - -
2010-04-05 2010-09-05 Minors 153 0 Right Elbow Recovery From Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2009-10-28
2009-10-28 2009-10-28 Minors 0 0 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2009-10-28
2009-08-04 2009-09-08 Minors 35 0 Right Elbow Tightness -
2009-06-14 2009-06-24 Minors 10 0 Right Wrist Contusion -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 OAK $500,000
2013 OAK $495,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$495,000
2011Current$500,000
3 yrPvs + Cur$995,000
3 yrTotal$995,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 0 dLarry Reynolds1 year/$0.5M (2014)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2014). Re-signed by Oakland 3/14.
  • 1 year/$0.495M (2013). Re-signed by Oakland 3/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Re-signed by Oakland 2/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Contract purchased by Arizona 9/19/11. Acquired by Oakland in trade from Arizona 12/9/11.
  • Drafted by Arizona 2007 (1-9) (Norwell HS, Ind.). Signed 8/15/07, $2.1M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .253 .315 .396 .268
11 vs R (Multi) .232 .299 .357 .247
18 Split (Multi) .021 .017 .039 .021
19 LgAvg (Multi) .010 .024 .026 .019
30 vs L (2013) .256 .316 .408 .275
31 vs R (2013) .223 .293 .363 .247
38 Split (2013) .033 .023 .045 .028
39 LgAvg (2013) .010 .022 .028 .019

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BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2011-06-17 13:00:00 (link to chat)How much should we read into Jarrod Parker's struggles? The velocity is there, but the command/control would seem to be way off. Still ace potential for you?
(TannerDerks from Valpo)
I never saw ace. I think he will become a solid #2 type, but there aren't many aces in baseball. I wouldn't worry about the command/control issue yet. Takes time to harness the stuff after returning from an injury. (Jason Parks)
2010-11-09 14:00:00 (link to chat)You still a believer in Jarrod Parker. Is a mid-season call-up still reasonable?
(Trevor27 from Phoenix)
I think that's pushing it. I still believe, but let's just get him throwing again for now. (Kevin Goldstein)
2010-01-04 14:00:00 (link to chat)Did Jarrod Parker make your top 50?
(Shae31 from Phoenix)
JUST missed. I mean literally JUST missed, by like as close as one can miss by. (Kevin Goldstein)
2009-10-09 13:30:00 (link to chat)What's the latest on Jarrod Parker? Will he be knocked out of 5 star status due to the health concerns?
(Cale27 from Phoenix)
On a throwing program, and so far, so good. (Kevin Goldstein)
2009-09-10 13:00:00 (link to chat)Will, what can you tell us about Jarrod Parker's elbow?
(jlewando from DC)
UCL strain, but no TJ yet. I havent seen where he's throwing again, but I honestly dont watch the minors that closely. There's been some concern about how he's dealing with the injury and not playing. (Will Carroll)
2009-06-15 13:00:00 (link to chat)Can you give any insight on the injury to Jarrod Parker? x-rays were negative, but what kind of impact can this have on a pitcher?
(Raul from San Antonio)
In a really wacky game (http://www.al.com/baybears/mobileregister/index.ssf?/base/sports/124497100871650.xml&coll=3), Parker was hit on the wrist. They smartly put him on the DL (7-day) and brought up Chase Christianson, who's an interesting story though I'm not sure what the scouting reports say on him. Hell of a HS pitcher though. I don't think Parker will have any long term issues. (Will Carroll)
2008-08-20 13:00:00 (link to chat)Are you disappointed in Jarrod Parker's performance this year? His overall numbers don't look that bad.
(Darryl Humber from Toronto)
The stuff is phenomenal. The polish is far from that. So I'm am a little dissapointed in the difference between what he is and what he can be. (Kevin Goldstein)
2008-05-28 13:00:00 (link to chat)Hi Kevin, Where would Tim Melville rank among high school hurlers in the 2007 draft. Is he a Jarrod Parker or more of a Tim Alderson? Also, do you think he might be falling victim to scouts seeing him too much and thus starting to nitpick?
(Bret from Moscow, ID)
I really am a spear-carrier, aren't I? I have no identity at all. I live in the Big Goldstein's shadow like some kind of insignificant fungus. It's an honor just to dwell in his wake, I admit, but why doesn't anyone love ME? Doesn't the 80s book count for anything? No? (Steven Goldman)
2008-04-01 14:00:00 (link to chat)Love your work, Kevin. What can we ideally expect to see from the D-backs' Jarrod Parker in 2008?
(Jeff from DC)
He's a teenage arm, so there's no huge expectatoins. He's going to join Low A South Bend a week or two late and really all you want is 100+ innings, health, and positive development. Numbers are almost irrelevant. (Kevin Goldstein)
2008-03-26 12:00:00 (link to chat)I am eagerly anticipating the debut of Jarrod Parker this year. Do you think he can fly through the minors like say, Kershaw or Bailey?
(Phil from Chicago)
Well both Kershaw and Bailey spent most of their first season in the Midwest League, and that's what I expect out of Parker -- maybe a similar schedule to Brett Anderson's a year ago. Parker will be in South Bend, so he won't be too far from home, and I think that comfort will allow him to be one of the league's most dynamic players. He's a fantastic talent, and I'm looking to see him, too. (Bryan Smith)
2008-03-26 12:00:00 (link to chat)What types of players will the Dbacks have available to them when they pick at the draft? Any chance they gift an early Xmas gift like Jarrod Parker again?
(Jon from LA)
Well I don't think they'll land a top 6 or so talent like Parker at 26, no. I think Lance Lynn is a potential choice, I think Arizona fans should cross their fingers and hope for Weeks. A pitcher like Brett DeVall from the high school ranks is pretty good, too. But I'm going to say Buster Posey as the perfect fit. (Bryan Smith)


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Jarrod Parker threw 6,031 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2013, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training. In 2013, he relied primarily on his Sinker (93mph) and Change (83mph), also mixing in a Fourseam Fastball (93mph) and Slider (84mph). He also rarely threw a Curve (78mph).