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2016 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 38)
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Birth Date1-24-1978
Height6' 4"
Weight210 lbs
Age38 years, 7 months, 0 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2012
2013
2014
2015
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DRA-Based WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

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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

Statistics for All Levels

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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
1997 AUG A 29 20 113.0 6 5 0 114 45 109 4 .000 9.1 3.6 0.3 8.7 0% .333 .000 1.41 3.49 3.27
1998 AUG A 14 10 50.0 4 1 0 48 24 50 2 .000 8.6 4.3 0.4 9.0 0% -.605 .000 1.44 3.64 3.60
1998 LYN A+ 13 10 59.3 3 5 0 69 24 52 10 .000 10.5 3.6 1.5 7.9 0% -.686 .000 1.57 4.98 5.62
1999 LYN A+ 20 18 90.7 4 6 0 89 46 75 4 .000 8.8 4.6 0.4 7.4 0% -.680 .000 1.49 4.00 4.56
2000 LYN A+ 15 7 49.3 0 5 0 50 25 37 2 .000 9.1 4.6 0.4 6.8 0% -.750 .000 1.52 3.96 4.20
2000 ALT AA 16 1 30.7 3 0 1 31 18 27 2 .000 9.1 5.3 0.6 7.9 0% -.604 .000 1.60 4.34 4.10
2000 Pon Wnt 21 0 22.7 1 2 0 20 14 26 2 .000 7.9 5.6 0.8 10.3 0% -.429 .000 1.50 3.53 2.78
2001 LYN A+ 4 1 11.0 0 0 0 8 7 8 0 .000 6.5 5.7 0.0 6.5 0% -.533 .000 1.36 3.69 3.27
2001 ALT AA 26 10 83.0 5 7 0 74 29 73 6 .000 8.0 3.1 0.7 7.9 0% -.624 .000 1.24 3.47 3.36
2001 Pon Wnt 12 5 39.3 2 2 0 25 26 29 6 .000 5.7 6.0 1.4 6.6 0% -.311 .000 1.30 5.21 3.89
2002 HDS A+ 17 0 27.0 2 1 0 22 16 31 3 .000 7.3 5.3 1.0 10.3 0% .275 .000 1.41 4.89 3.00
2003 LAK A+ 4 0 7.3 0 0 0 5 6 12 0 .000 6.2 7.4 0.0 14.8 0% .312 .000 1.51 2.23 3.70
2003 ERI AA 37 1 66.0 3 2 0 56 28 55 4 .000 7.6 3.8 0.5 7.5 0% .271 .000 1.27 3.85 3.14
2003 Occ Wnt 6 0 2.7 1 0 0 5 5 0 0 .000 16.7 16.7 0.0 0.0 0% -1.000 .000 3.70 9.10 13.33
2003 Pon Wnt 8 8 40.7 2 3 0 33 20 20 6 .000 7.3 4.4 1.3 4.4 0% -.587 .000 1.30 5.39 3.76
2006 SAR A+ 9 0 15.0 1 1 2 6 4 20 1 .262 84 3.6 2.4 0.6 12.0 29% .143 .176 0.67 2.24 1.20
2006 CHT AA 31 1 49.2 5 1 0 38 25 58 1 .000 7.0 4.6 0.2 10.6 0% .294 .000 1.28 2.53 3.29
2006 LOU AAA 2 0 2.0 0 1 0 2 0 1 1 .264 97 9.0 0.0 4.5 4.5 38% .143 .289 1.00 8.58 4.50
2007 SLT mex 14 13 75.7 7 1 0 76 24 70 2 .000 9.0 2.9 0.2 8.3 0% .329 .000 1.32 3.08 3.09
2007 CUL Wnt 1 1 9.0 1 0 0 3 3 6 0 .000 3.0 3.0 0.0 6.0 0% .143 .000 0.67 2.37 0.00
2007 CUL Wnt 2 2 10.0 0 1 0 9 4 15 2 .000 8.1 3.6 1.8 13.5 0% .318 .000 1.30 4.11 6.30
2007 CUL Wnt 14 14 91.0 5 2 0 74 44 83 5 .000 7.3 4.4 0.5 8.2 0% .279 .000 1.30 3.34 3.07
2008 SLC AAA 26 23 130.7 7 5 0 123 64 131 14 .268 116 8.5 4.4 1.0 9.0 35% .300 .245 1.43 4.49 4.27
2009 ABQ AAA 27 25 152.3 13 10 0 139 51 139 17 .277 101 8.2 3.0 1.0 8.2 39% .282 .252 1.25 4.18 3.49
2009 PON Wnt 4 3 14.7 0 0 0 14 15 8 2 .000 8.6 9.2 1.2 4.9 0% .255 .000 1.97 7.35 5.51
2010 HRO npb 20 0 119.3 8 8 0 110 37 97 14 .000 8.3 2.8 1.1 7.3 0% .277 .000 1.23 4.00 4.07
2010 PON Wnt 5 4 16.3 1 2 0 23 11 10 0 .000 12.7 6.1 0.0 5.5 0% .411 .000 2.09 3.97 7.73
2012 PON Wnt 8 8 47.3 3 2 0 39 19 36 2 .000 7.4 3.6 0.4 6.8 0% .266 .000 1.23 3.63 3.04
2013 LVG AAA 12 12 59.3 5 4 0 67 30 41 2 .261 110 10.2 4.6 0.3 6.2 44% .332 .262 1.63 4.24 3.49
2013 PUR int 2 2 8.3 1 0 0 6 1 8 0 .000 6.5 1.1 0.0 8.6 0% .261 .000 0.84 2.20 2.16
2014 LVG AAA 24 13 84.0 3 6 0 103 51 58 10 .274 103 11.0 5.5 1.1 6.2 47% .326 .306 1.83 5.83 7.29
2015 AGU AAA 4 4 12.0 0 1 0 24 8 8 3 .000 18.0 6.0 2.2 6.0 0% .457 .000 2.67 7.44 12.00
2015 CAR Wnt 5 5 25.7 1 2 0 23 18 21 0 .000 8.1 6.3 0.0 7.4 0% .315 .000 1.60 3.46 4.56

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

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
2014-08-24 2014-09-01 Minors 8 0 - Not Disclosed -
2014-08-03 2014-08-10 Minors 7 0 - Not Disclosed -
2014-07-15 2014-07-22 Minors 7 0 - Not Disclosed -
2014-04-23 2014-05-13 Minors 20 0 - Not Disclosed - -
2014-04-11 2014-04-21 Minors 10 0 - Not Disclosed - -
2012-08-03 - Minors - - Right Shoulder Strain - -

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 25, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-25
This article requires BP Premium accessOverthinking It: The Undefeated DominicansBen Lindbergh2013-03-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 13-18, 2007Christina Kahrl2007-03-19
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL West Catchup and Recent AL MovesChristina Kahrl2007-02-07
Caribbean World Series: Day OneDerek Jacques2007-02-03


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2016, Giancarlo Alvarado threw 115 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2009 and 2013, all of them occuring in The World Baseball Classic. In 2013, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (89mph). He also rarely threw a Sinker (90mph) and Change (83mph).