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Chin-lung Hu SSDodgers

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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
5 214 .176 .225 .259 .191 -0.7
Birth Date2-2-1984
Height5' 11"
Weight190 lbs
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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
2007 LAN 23 12 31 29 5 7 0 1 2 15 0 8 0 0 2 5 0 0 .241 .241 .517 .246 1.2 -0.3 0.1
2008 LAN 24 65 129 116 16 21 2 2 0 27 11 23 0 0 2 9 2 0 .181 .252 .233 .197 -1.3 -0.6 -0.2
2009 LAN 25 5 6 5 2 2 1 0 0 3 0 2 0 1 0 2 0 0 .400 .333 .600 .320 0.5 -0.1 0.0
2010 LAN 26 14 25 23 2 3 1 0 0 4 0 5 1 1 0 1 1 0 .130 .160 .174 .120 -2.6 -0.7 -0.4
2011 NYN 27 22 23 20 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 11 0 1 1 1 1 0 .050 .091 .050 .121 -2.2 -0.1 -0.2
Career11821419327344325012491351840.176.225.259.191-4.5-1.8-0.7

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
2003 OGD Rk 53 240 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .340 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 CGA A 84 368 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .324 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 VRO A+ 20 83 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .319 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 VRO A+ 116 505 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .324 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 JAX AA 125 556 .260 .257 .330 .386 .260 .275 99 -0.1 10.5 4.8 -1.2 -0.8 14.4 1.4 14.4 1.4
2007 LAN MLB 12 31 .246 .263 .332 .417 .256 .263 100 -0.5 0.9 0.4 -0.3 1.0 1.2 0.1 1.2 0.1
2007 JAX AA 82 356 .326 .261 .334 .391 .264 .349 90 25.8 10.5 4.8 4.6 -1.6 36.6 4.2 36.6 4.2
2007 LVG AAA 45 200 .270 .285 .348 .441 .265 .317 115 2.2 6.0 1.5 3.5 0.3 8.5 1.2 8.5 1.2
2008 LAN MLB 65 129 .197 .267 .334 .423 .267 .226 92 -8.7 3.7 1.1 -0.6 2.0 -1.3 -0.2 -1.3 -0.2
2008 LVG AAA 41 168 .217 .272 .341 .436 .255 .321 119 -8.3 5.2 2.4 6.2 0.1 -1.1 0.5 -1.1 0.5
2009 LAN MLB 5 6 .320 .254 .336 .394 .260 .500 87 0.4 0.2 0.1 -0.1 0.3 0.5 0.0 0.5 0.0
2009 ABQ AAA 130 544 .249 .270 .335 .411 .276 .311 101 -6.6 16.1 6.9 4.8 2.1 17.9 2.2 17.9 2.2
2010 LAN MLB 14 25 .120 .259 .330 .415 .271 .158 92 -3.5 0.7 0.3 -0.7 -0.0 -2.6 -0.4 -2.6 -0.4
2010 ABQ AAA 58 223 .246 .275 .346 .425 .263 .321 121 -3.5 6.7 2.4 -1.7 1.1 7.3 0.5 7.3 0.5
2011 NYN MLB 22 23 .121 .229 .318 .366 .260 .100 94 -3.1 0.6 0 -0.1 0.3 -2.2 -0.2 -2.2 -0.2
2011 BUF AAA 13 32 .186 .250 .328 .375 .252 .300 92 -2.8 1.0 0.1 -0.3 -0.5 -1.9 -0.2 -1.9 -0.2
2011 MTS Rk 13 57 .192 .238 .319 .348 .249 .214 106 -4.6 1.8 0.4 1.4 1.4 0.5 0.2 0.5 0.2
2011 ADE Wnt 28 129 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .306 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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
2003 OGD Rk 240 34 67 9 5 3 23 14 33 5 4 .305 .340 .432 .127 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 CGA A 368 58 99 15 4 6 25 20 50 17 7 .298 .333 .422 .123 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 VRO A+ 83 12 23 4 1 0 10 5 6 3 1 .307 .337 .387 .080 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 VRO A+ 505 80 147 29 1 8 56 19 40 23 6 .313 .344 .430 .117 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 JAX AA 556 71 124 20 2 5 34 49 63 11 5 .254 .319 .334 .080 .260 14.4 -1.2 1.4
2007 JAX AA 356 56 107 30 5 6 34 26 33 12 4 .329 .377 .508 .178 .326 36.6 4.6 4.2
2007 LVG AAA 200 33 61 10 1 8 28 6 18 3 4 .318 .337 .505 .188 .270 8.5 3.5 1.2
2007 LAN MLB 31 5 7 0 1 2 5 0 8 0 0 .241 .241 .517 .276 .246 1.2 -0.3 0.1
2008 LAN MLB 129 16 21 2 2 0 9 11 23 2 0 .181 .252 .233 .052 .197 -1.3 -0.6 -0.2
2008 LVG AAA 168 21 46 5 3 1 15 7 19 2 0 .295 .317 .385 .090 .217 -1.1 6.2 0.5
2009 ABQ AAA 544 66 146 21 5 6 53 25 54 14 5 .294 .326 .393 .099 .249 17.9 4.8 2.2
2009 LAN MLB 6 2 2 1 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 .400 .333 .600 .200 .320 0.5 -0.1 0.0
2010 ABQ AAA 223 37 66 11 1 4 25 8 16 8 1 .317 .335 .438 .120 .246 7.3 -1.7 0.5
2010 LAN MLB 25 2 3 1 0 0 1 0 5 1 0 .130 .160 .174 .043 .120 -2.6 -0.7 -0.4
2011 MTS Rk 57 8 9 0 0 0 1 8 7 2 1 .184 .298 .184 .000 .192 0.5 1.4 0.2
2011 BUF AAA 32 3 6 2 0 0 1 0 11 0 0 .194 .219 .258 .065 .186 -1.9 -0.3 -0.2
2011 NYN MLB 23 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 11 1 0 .050 .091 .050 .000 .121 -2.2 -0.1 -0.2
2011 ADE Wnt 129 19 33 6 2 3 14 8 18 3 3 .277 .328 .437 .160 .000 0.0 0.0 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
2008 456 0.5175 0.4846 0.8281 0.6653 0.2909 0.8981 0.6563 0.1719
2009 22 0.5000 0.5455 0.7500 0.8182 0.2727 0.7778 0.6667 0.2500
2010 89 0.5506 0.5056 0.8444 0.5714 0.4250 1.0000 0.5882 0.1556
2011 101 0.6040 0.5050 0.6863 0.6230 0.3250 0.6842 0.6923 0.3137
Career6680.53440.49250.80630.65140.31330.87540.6530.1937

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2011-06-11 2011-09-06 Minors 87 79 - Not Disclosed - -
2010-06-30 2010-09-01 Minors 63 0 Left Thumb Surgery Fracture -
2010-05-22 2010-05-29 Minors 7 0 Fracture -
2008-06-14 2008-07-20 Minors 36 0 Blurred Vision -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2011 NYN $420,000
2008 LAN $390,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$810,000
2 yrTotal$810,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 63 d1 year/$0.42M (2011)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.42M (2011). Re-signed by NY Mets 3/2/11.
  • 1 year (2010). Re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/10. Acquired by NY Mets in trade from LA Dodgers 12/27/10.
  • 1 year/$0.401M (2009). Re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/6/09.
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2008). Re-signed by LA Dodgers 2/23/08.
  • 1 year (2007). Contract purchased 9/1/07.
  • Signed 2003 as amateur free agent from Taiwan.

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BP Articles

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Pebble Hunting: Blind BABIP Test, Part 2Sam Miller2013-06-18
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Asian Equation: A Guide to Asian Prospects in the World Baseball ClassicMichael Street2013-03-01
Painting the Black: Mid-season Heroes and Goats, Part 1R.J. Anderson2011-07-12
Transaction Analysis: Heroes Take a FallBen Lindbergh2011-05-18
BP Unfiltered: Depth Charts Update 3/25Sky Kalkman2011-03-25
BP Unfiltered: To Keep or Cut CastilloR.J. Anderson2011-02-22
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit List: Winning the Winter, NL EditionTommy Bennett2011-02-15
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL East UpdateChristina Kahrl2011-01-05
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Dodgers, Padres, GiantsChristina Kahrl2010-09-27
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Blast, or Blasted?Christina Kahrl2010-06-28
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Shuffling SeniorsChristina Kahrl2010-06-23
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Waterloo's 195th Anniversary EditionChristina Kahrl2010-06-18
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: The Old WestChristina Kahrl2010-06-03
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of May 18Kevin Goldstein2010-05-19
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: NL East and WestChristina Kahrl2010-04-09
This article requires BP Premium accessCamp Battles: NL WestChristina Kahrl2010-03-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: North by LeftwestChristina Kahrl2010-02-08
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: The 10,000 Arms of Dr. T.Christina Kahrl2010-02-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Senior CircuitryChristina Kahrl2010-01-27
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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Roster TweaksChristina Kahrl2009-10-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: NL RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-09-17
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: August 25Kevin Goldstein2009-08-25
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL Roster RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-04-16
Future Shock: Organizational Rankings, Part 2Kevin Goldstein2008-03-05
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Dodgers Top 11 ProspectsKevin Goldstein2008-02-01
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Red Sox Top 11 ProspectsKevin Goldstein2007-11-02
This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: Offseason Plans, NL WestNate Silver2007-10-31
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Arizona Fall League Preview, Part 2Kevin Goldstein2007-10-04
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Positional Rankings - ShortstopKevin Goldstein2007-08-10
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Monday Morning Ten PackKevin Goldstein2007-04-23
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 1-12, 2007Christina Kahrl2007-03-13
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Division Roundup, NL WestKevin Goldstein2006-07-04
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Scouting Notebook, 6/15/06Kevin Goldstein2006-06-15
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: NL West RoundupKevin Goldstein2006-05-16
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: State of the Systems: NL WestKevin Goldstein2006-03-10
Lies, Damned Lies: PECOTA Takes On Prospects, Part OneNate Silver2006-02-08
Prospectus Notebook: Dodgers, TwinsBaseball Prospectus2005-12-14


BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2011-04-12 13:00:00 (link to chat)If Chin-lung Hu married Powerball's Tracy Wu, would she then be Tracy Wu-Hu?
(jhardman from Boredland)
No, unfortunately--it's Tracy Wiu, so she'd be Tracy Wiu-Hu, which isn't quite as fun. It's close, though. Can we find a way to set these two up? (Ben Lindbergh)


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