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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 30)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
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Birth Date3-19-1984
Height6' 1"
Weight190 lbs
Age30 years, 5 months, 13 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
0.32010
2.02011
-0.02012
2013
0.32014
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WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2009 SFN 25 17 60 53 6 9 2 0 1 14 6 13 0 1 0 2 1 0 .170 .250 .264 .201 -1.0 0.4 -0.1
2010 HOU 26 11 21 19 2 2 0 0 0 2 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .105 .190 .105 .166 -1.5 -0.2 -0.2
2010 SFN 26 29 88 78 6 19 7 0 1 29 8 18 1 1 0 7 0 0 .244 .318 .372 .275 4.1 0.5 0.5
2011 HOU 27 106 222 199 29 55 18 0 10 103 17 47 5 1 0 41 0 0 .276 .347 .518 .311 19.6 -1.3 2.0
2012 HOU 28 91 191 178 15 36 4 1 8 66 8 38 4 0 1 16 2 4 .202 .253 .371 .220 -1.0 0.9 -0.0
Career25458252758121311202144011811316634.230.296.406.25920.20.22.2

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2006 GIA Rk 46 196 .315 .270 .354 .377 .277 .321 101 11.8 5.8 0.6 -6.5 4.1 25.3 1.9 25.3 1.9
2007 SLO A- 73 336 .332 .261 .349 .386 .266 .353 109 27.6 10.3 -3 0.2 4.2 42.4 4.2 42.4 4.2
2008 SJO A+ 109 489 .311 .270 .337 .406 .270 .314 90 28.4 15.2 0.3 -0.6 1.9 46.2 4.5 46.2 4.5
2008 FRE AAA 22 94 .202 .284 .357 .452 .260 .247 119 -6.1 2.8 -0.2 -2.8 -0.6 -3.8 -0.6 -3.8 -0.6
2009 SFN MLB 17 60 .201 .268 .338 .431 .266 .200 94 -3.8 1.7 -0.1 0.4 0.5 -1.0 -0.1 -1.0 -0.1
2009 FRE AAA 109 467 .295 .271 .340 .419 .271 .317 97 17.4 13.5 -0.7 -6.9 -2.0 28.9 2.2 28.9 2.2
2010 HOU MLB 11 21 .166 .242 .313 .384 .263 .118 93 -2 0.6 0.1 -0.2 -0.2 -1.5 -0.2 -1.5 -0.2
2010 SFN MLB 29 88 .275 .249 .317 .377 .260 .300 86 1.3 2.4 -0.1 0.5 -0.1 4.1 0.5 4.1 0.5
2010 FRE AAA 56 228 .271 .286 .360 .450 .277 .276 96 2.9 6.9 1.1 -1.6 -0.5 10.4 0.8 10.4 0.8
2010 ROU AAA 6 21 .139 .260 .339 .401 .257 .118 93 -2.8 0.6 0 -0.9 -0.2 -2.0 -0.3 -2.0 -0.3
2010 GIA Rk 2 8 .316 .224 .328 .298 .270 .333 93 0.5 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.9 0.1 0.9 0.1
2011 HOU MLB 106 222 .311 .251 .314 .393 .257 .315 101 11.1 6.0 -0.3 -1.3 1.1 19.6 2.0 19.6 2.0
2012 HOU MLB 91 191 .220 .246 .308 .383 .252 .212 99 -7.6 5.2 -1.2 0.9 -1.1 -1.0 -0.0 -1.0 -0.0
2012 OKL AAA 24 102 .260 .276 .339 .428 .269 .309 93 0 3.0 -0.9 0.1 0.7 3.7 0.4 3.7 0.4
2013 NWO AAA 82 301 .241 .261 .332 .396 .264 .236 88 -6.1 8.6 0.3 2.4 -0.1 2.5 0.5 2.5 0.5

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2006 GIA Rk 196 34 52 16 4 0 29 17 9 6 1 .310 .377 .452 .143 .315 25.3 -6.5 1.9
2007 SLO A- 336 68 97 33 0 8 48 28 34 16 2 .338 .407 .537 .199 .332 42.4 0.2 4.2
2008 SJO A+ 489 74 133 30 1 17 75 34 57 24 13 .304 .356 .494 .190 .311 46.2 -0.6 4.5
2008 FRE AAA 94 10 21 5 0 3 7 4 10 1 0 .244 .301 .407 .163 .202 -3.8 -2.8 -0.6
2009 SFN MLB 60 6 9 2 0 1 2 6 13 1 0 .170 .250 .264 .094 .201 -1.0 0.4 -0.1
2009 FRE AAA 467 68 127 33 3 14 74 25 58 8 2 .300 .346 .491 .191 .295 28.9 -6.9 2.2
2010 HOU MLB 21 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .105 .190 .105 .000 .166 -1.5 -0.2 -0.2
2010 SFN MLB 88 6 19 7 0 1 7 8 18 0 0 .244 .318 .372 .128 .275 4.1 0.5 0.5
2010 FRE AAA 228 37 50 9 1 7 28 25 35 3 4 .254 .348 .416 .162 .271 10.4 -1.6 0.8
2010 ROU AAA 21 0 2 1 0 0 2 1 2 1 1 .105 .190 .158 .053 .139 -2.0 -0.9 -0.3
2010 GIA Rk 8 1 2 1 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 .286 .375 .429 .143 .316 0.9 0.0 0.1
2011 HOU MLB 222 29 55 18 0 10 41 17 47 0 0 .276 .347 .518 .241 .311 19.6 -1.3 2.0
2012 OKL AAA 102 14 24 2 0 3 15 8 20 3 2 .267 .343 .389 .122 .260 3.7 0.1 0.4
2012 HOU MLB 191 15 36 4 1 8 16 8 38 2 4 .202 .253 .371 .169 .220 -1.0 0.9 -0.0
2013 NWO AAA 301 27 58 11 2 8 35 24 54 0 1 .215 .282 .359 .144 .241 2.5 2.4 0.5

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 222 0.4865 0.5180 0.7565 0.7407 0.3070 0.8875 0.4571 0.2435
2010 423 0.4775 0.4350 0.7772 0.6881 0.2036 0.8489 0.5556 0.2228
2011 826 0.5000 0.5042 0.7764 0.6925 0.3148 0.8811 0.5462 0.2212
2012 679 0.5081 0.5449 0.7946 0.7449 0.3383 0.8638 0.6372 0.2054
Career21500.49670.50490.78030.71320.29950.870.56760.2188

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2010-08-03 2010-08-26 Minors 23 0 Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2013 MIA $
2012 HOU $487,500
2011 HOU $421,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$908,500
2 yrTotal$908,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 94 d1 year (2013)

Details
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by Miami as a free agent 1/23/13 (minor-league contract). Released by Miami 7/26/13.
  • 1 year/$0.4875M (2012). Re-signed by Houston 2/12. DFA by Houston 10/30/12. Sent outright to Triple-A by Houston 11/1/12 (refused assignment).
  • 1 year/$0.421M (2011). Re-signed by Houston 2/11.
  • 1 year (2010). Re-signed by San Francisco 3/10. Claimed by Houston off waivers 8/25/10 after being DFA by San Francisco 8/23/10.
  • 1 year (2009). Contract purchased by San Francisco 6/16/09.
  • Drafted by San Francisco 2006 (36-1,076) (Alabama).

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BP Articles

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This article requires BP Premium accessIn A Pickle: To Communicate a FailureJason Wojciechowski2013-03-15
Pitcher Profile: Aroldis ChapmanHarry Pavlidis2013-02-22
In A Pickle: Stop What You're Doing and Read About Adam DunnJason Wojciechowski2012-10-04
Tater Trot Tracker: Trot Times for September 16Larry Granillo2012-09-17
Tater Trot Tracker: Trot Times for July 18Larry Granillo2012-07-19
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessValue Picks: First, Third, and DH for 7/17/12Michael Street2012-07-17
Tater Trot Tracker: Trot Times for June 14Larry Granillo2012-06-15
Tater Trot Tracker: Trot Times for May 16Larry Granillo2012-05-17
Tater Trot Tracker: Trot Times for April 30Larry Granillo2012-05-01
Tater Trot Tracker: Trot Times for April 29Larry Granillo2012-04-30
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: A Night in the Life of Team EntropyJay Jaffe2011-09-28
Tater Trot Tracker: Trot Times for September 26Larry Granillo2011-09-27
Tater Trot Tracker: Trot Times for September 19Larry Granillo2011-09-20
Tater Trot Tracker: Trot Times for September 7Larry Granillo2011-09-08
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessValue Picks: Outfield for 9/6/11Rob McQuown2011-09-06
Tater Trot Tracker: Trot Times for August 22Larry Granillo2011-08-23
Spinning Yarn: Why are Batters Hit by Pitches?Mike Fast2011-08-17
This article requires BP Premium accessExpanded Horizons: AnonymastrosTommy Bennett2011-08-10
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: The Angels Keep the FaithJohn Perrotto2011-07-27
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessValue Picks: First, Third, and DH for 7/18/11Michael Street2011-07-18
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessResident Fantasy Genius: Mixed-League MayhemDerek Carty2011-07-14
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit List: NL: Rising to the Top in Cream CityTommy Bennett2011-06-28
Tater Trot Tracker: Trot Times for June 26Larry Granillo2011-06-27
Tater Trot Tracker: Trot Times for June 22Larry Granillo2011-06-23
Tater Trot Tracker: Trot Times for May 16Larry Granillo2011-05-17
Tater Trot Tracker: Trot Times for May 14Larry Granillo2011-05-15
Tater Trot Tracker: Trot Times for April 13Larry Granillo2011-04-14
Fantasy Beat: Tout Wars FAAB UpdateJason Collette2011-04-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTeam Injury Projection: Houston AstrosCorey Dawkins2011-03-24
This article requires BP Premium accessTeam Injury Projection: Houston AstrosMarc Normandin2011-03-24
This article requires BP Premium accessWorld Series Prospectus: Series NotebookJay Jaffe2010-11-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Dodgers, Padres, GiantsChristina Kahrl2010-09-27
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Reds and 'Stros, Brewers and BucsChristina Kahrl2010-09-24
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Shuffling SeniorsChristina Kahrl2010-06-23
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: The Old WestChristina Kahrl2010-06-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Senior Circuit ShakeupsChristina Kahrl2010-05-27
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Going WestChristina Kahrl2010-05-24
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Senior ShufflingChristina Kahrl2010-05-10
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Weekend RoundupChristina Kahrl2010-04-18
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Turn of the Screw, NLChristina Kahrl2010-04-04
BP Unfiltered: UPDATED NL Projected Opening Day RostersJohn Perrotto2010-04-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Any Frandsen of Yours Is...Christina Kahrl2010-03-28
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Focus: Depth Chart/PFM Update, Part 2Clay Davenport2010-03-21
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: The Replacement-Level KillersJay Jaffe2010-01-15
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: The Holliday RushChristina Kahrl2010-01-06
This article requires BP Premium accessMovin' On Up: Deadline Day Winners and LosersClay Davenport2009-08-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Major Moves RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-07-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Senior ShufflingChristina Kahrl2009-07-27
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL West RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-07-02


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