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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 29)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date11-12-1984
Height5' 11"
Weight210 lbs
Age29 years, 8 months, 13 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
2010
0.12011
2012
-0.02013
0.32014
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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
2006 SEA 21 4 1 7.3 4.0 3.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 38 13 12 12 4 29 4 4 0 3 14.73 11.10 14.19 -5.0 -0.5
2008 SEA 23 31 2 34.3 6.7 27.7 0 2 0 4 0 0 141 32 13 13 2 44 13 13 1 26 3.41 3.63 3.87 5.4 0.5
2011 SEA 26 8 0 6.7 0.0 6.7 1 0 0 0 0 0 30 6 4 4 0 7 3 3 0 7 5.40 2.31 3.36 1.1 0.1
2013 PHI 28 19 0 17.0 0.0 17.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 76 14 7 7 1 22 10 10 1 11 3.71 4.43 4.51 -0.4 -0.0
2014 PHI 29 2 0 2.0 0.0 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 1 0.00 3.61 3.61 0.1 0.0
Career64367.310.756.7230500292663636710331312484.814.515.081.10.1

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
2002 EVE A- 8 0 20.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .217 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 WIS A 28 20 125.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .302 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 SBR A+ 43 2 85.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .314 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 SAN AA 45 1 68.7 6.14 72 .238 .266 .338 .408 .259 .276 78 3.4 0.3 3.4 0.3
2005 TAC AAA 4 0 7.7 8.55 19 .391 .284 .357 .451 .277 .222 87 -2.5 -0.2 -2.5 -0.2
2006 SEA MLB 4 1 7.3 14.19 -86 .399 .279 .351 .443 .269 .333 101 -5.0 -0.5 -5.0 -0.5
2006 SAN AA 3 3 16.2 4.09 74 .244 .263 .338 .408 .277 .214 61 2.4 0.2 2.4 0.2
2006 TAC AAA 24 19 107.0 5.82 74 .263 .279 .351 .435 .269 .295 101 3.9 0.4 3.9 0.4
2007 TAC AAA 16 0 25.7 5.56 93 .275 .290 .360 .449 .274 .321 101 1.7 0.2 1.7 0.2
2007 MRN Rk 3 2 6.0 2.75 135 .127 .261 .346 .364 .259 .267 86 2.1 0.2 2.1 0.2
2007 LAR Wnt 21 0 23.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .210 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 LAR Wnt 8 0 10.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .233 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 LAR Wnt 4 0 5.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .133 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2008 SEA MLB 31 2 34.3 3.87 115 .248 .269 .339 .421 .266 .303 97 5.4 0.5 5.4 0.5
2008 TAC AAA 29 0 38.0 3.13 147 .230 .282 .347 .442 .256 .324 111 15.6 1.5 15.6 1.5
2009 TAC AAA 8 0 7.7 4.61 108 .300 .271 .340 .411 .261 .357 104 1.0 0.1 1.0 0.1
2009 MRN Rk 5 4 6.0 3.20 130 .491 .294 .370 .439 .307 .538 93 1.5 0.1 1.5 0.1
2010 WTN AA 7 1 9.0 3.21 130 .224 .248 .335 .383 .262 .250 103 1.7 0.2 1.7 0.2
2010 MRN Rk 3 3 6.0 2.98 130 .166 .292 .339 .396 .292 .286 91 2.1 0.2 2.1 0.2
2010 LAR Wnt 13 0 14.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .212 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 SEA MLB 8 0 6.7 3.36 119 .251 .255 .312 .390 .259 .300 93 1.1 0.1 1.1 0.1
2011 TAC AAA 43 0 71.0 3.32 143 .244 .287 .362 .455 .265 .356 103 23.8 2.3 23.8 2.3
2012 TAC AAA 23 0 40.7 4.42 110 .298 .286 .351 .444 .274 .379 94 6.0 0.6 6.0 0.6
2012 MRN Rk 3 0 4.0 2.49 155 .080 .287 .360 .455 .295 .167 90 1.3 0.1 1.3 0.1
2012 LAR Wnt 24 0 22.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .403 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 PHI MLB 19 0 17.0 4.51 92 .272 .254 .315 .383 .253 .245 104 -0.4 -0.0 -0.4 -0.0
2013 LEH AAA 36 3 66.3 3.84 114 .235 .253 .322 .377 .249 .314 101 13.8 1.4 13.7 1.5
2013 VEN int 2 0 1.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .600 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2014 PHI MLB 2 0 2.0 3.61 101 .207 .234 .321 .346 .262 .200 91 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0
2014 LEH AAA 36 2 46.7 2.66 141 .191 .264 .333 .396 .256 .272 98 13.8 1.4 13.5 1.4

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
2002 EVE A- 2 1 1 8 0 20.0 12 5 25 2 0% .217 5.4 2.2 0.9 11.2 0.85 2.70 0.0 0.0
2003 WIS A 8 11 0 28 20 125.7 134 46 76 7 0% .302 9.6 3.3 0.5 5.4 1.43 2.94 0.0 0.0
2004 SBR A+ 6 7 6 43 2 85.3 80 18 80 3 0% .314 8.4 1.9 0.3 8.4 1.15 2.32 0.0 0.0
2005 TAC AAA 0 0 0 4 0 7.7 9 1 9 5 52% .222 10.5 1.2 5.8 10.5 1.30 9.35 -2.5 -0.2
2005 SAN AA 3 5 4 45 1 68.7 64 24 54 3 51% .276 8.4 3.1 0.4 7.1 1.28 2.62 3.4 0.3
2006 TAC AAA 5 10 3 24 19 107.0 107 55 66 8 50% .295 9.0 4.6 0.7 5.6 1.51 4.37 3.9 0.4
2006 SAN AA 0 2 0 3 3 16.2 10 5 10 0 64% .214 5.6 2.8 0.0 5.6 0.93 2.78 2.4 0.2
2006 SEA MLB 0 0 0 4 1 7.3 13 4 3 4 29% .333 16.0 4.9 4.9 3.7 2.32 14.73 -5.0 -0.5
2007 LAR Wnt 0 0 0 4 0 5.0 2 0 1 0 0% .133 3.6 0.0 0.0 1.8 0.40 0.00 0.0 0.0
2007 MRN Rk 0 0 0 3 2 6.0 4 0 6 0 33% .267 6.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 0.67 0.00 2.1 0.2
2007 TAC AAA 2 1 2 16 0 25.7 28 12 23 2 41% .321 9.8 4.2 0.7 8.1 1.56 3.50 1.7 0.2
2008 TAC AAA 1 3 3 29 0 38.0 37 8 47 3 45% .324 8.8 1.9 0.7 11.1 1.18 3.55 15.6 1.5
2008 SEA MLB 0 2 0 31 2 34.3 32 13 26 2 40% .303 8.4 3.4 0.5 6.8 1.31 3.41 5.4 0.5
2009 MRN Rk 0 1 0 5 4 6.0 8 2 8 0 38% .538 12.0 3.0 0.0 12.0 1.67 3.00 1.5 0.1
2009 TAC AAA 0 1 0 8 0 7.7 10 5 5 0 50% .357 11.7 5.8 0.0 5.8 1.95 4.68 1.0 0.1
2010 LAR Wnt 1 0 0 13 0 14.3 7 5 15 0 0% .212 4.4 3.1 0.0 9.4 0.84 0.63 0.0 0.0
2010 WTN AA 1 0 0 7 1 9.0 7 3 9 1 41% .250 7.0 3.0 1.0 9.0 1.11 1.00 1.7 0.2
2010 MRN Rk 0 0 0 3 3 6.0 4 0 8 0 43% .286 6.0 0.0 0.0 12.0 0.67 0.00 2.1 0.2
2011 TAC AAA 5 4 1 43 0 71.0 71 35 81 3 39% .356 9.0 4.4 0.4 10.3 1.49 4.06 23.8 2.3
2011 SEA MLB 1 0 0 8 0 6.7 6 3 7 0 50% .300 8.1 4.0 0.0 9.4 1.35 5.40 1.1 0.1
2012 MRN Rk 0 0 0 3 0 4.0 1 1 6 0 50% .167 2.2 2.2 0.0 13.5 0.50 0.00 1.3 0.1
2012 LAR Wnt 0 3 4 24 0 22.0 26 8 26 1 0% .403 10.6 3.3 0.4 10.6 1.55 3.68 0.0 0.0
2012 TAC AAA 2 2 0 23 0 40.7 53 19 38 3 45% .379 11.7 4.2 0.7 8.4 1.77 5.75 6.0 0.6
2013 LEH AAA 4 2 3 36 3 66.3 61 26 64 3 41% .314 8.3 3.5 0.4 8.7 1.31 3.12 13.7 1.5
2013 PHI MLB 1 1 0 19 0 17.0 14 10 11 1 41% .245 7.4 5.3 0.5 5.8 1.41 3.71 -0.4 -0.0
2013 VEN int 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 3 0 1 0 0% .600 20.2 0.0 0.0 6.8 2.25 13.50 0.0 0.0
2014 LEH AAA 2 2 3 36 2 46.7 34 14 45 0 44% .272 6.6 2.7 0.0 8.7 1.03 1.54 13.5 1.4
2014 PHI MLB 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 1 1 1 0 20% .200 4.5 4.5 0.0 4.5 1.00 0.00 0.1 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 517 0.4816 0.4333 0.7768 0.5984 0.2799 0.8389 0.6533 0.2232
2011 121 0.4298 0.4298 0.7308 0.6154 0.2899 0.8438 0.5500 0.2692
2013 302 0.4536 0.4338 0.7863 0.6861 0.2242 0.8617 0.5946 0.2137
2014 32 0.4688 0.5000 0.8125 0.7333 0.2941 0.9091 0.6000 0.1875
Career9720.4660.43520.77520.63220.26430.84890.62040.2248

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2012-06-18 2012-08-24 Minors 67 63 Left Forearm Strain -
2010-04-01 2010-08-14 Minors 135 0 Left Shoulder Recovery From Surgery Labrum 2009-09-09 -
2009-04-01 2009-10-04 60-DL 186 161 Left Shoulder Surgery Labrum 2009-09-09 -
2009-03-29 2009-10-04 60-DL 189 161 Left Shoulder Surgery Labrum 2009-09-09 -
2007-04-01 2007-07-09 60-DL 99 85 Left Elbow Stress Fracture -
2006-08-03 2006-08-24 Minors 21 0 Left Elbow Inflammation -
2005-07-15 2005-08-02 Minors 18 17 Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 PHI $
2013 PHI $
2012 SEA $
2011 SEA $
2010 SEA $
2009 SEA $405,000
2008 SEA $390,000
2007 SEA $380,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
3 yrPrevious$1,175,000
3 yrTotal$1,175,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 125 d1 year (2014)

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Re-signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 11/15/13 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Philadelphia 6/1/14. DFA by Philadelphia 6/6/14. Sent outright to Triple-A 6/8/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 12/5/12 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Philadelphia 8/6/13. Sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 10/16/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Re-signed by Seattle 2/12. DFA by Seattle 3/22/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Contract purchased by Seattle 11/19/10. Sent outright to Triple-A by Seattle 3/29/11. Contract purchased by Seattle 9/1/11.
  • 1 year (2010)
  • 1 year/$0.405M (2009). Re-signed by Seattle 3/1/09. Sent outright to Triple A by Seattle 10/29/09.
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2008). Re-signed by Seattle 2/08.
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007). Re-signed by Seattle 2/07.
  • 1 year (2006). Contract purchased by Seattle 11/05.
  • Signed by Seattle 2001 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .160 .206 .205 .181
11 vs R (Multi) .285 .421 .469 .331
18 Split (Multi) -.125 -.215 -.264 -.150
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.026 -.032 -.063 -.030
30 vs L (2013) .143 .194 .179 .163
31 vs R (2013) .294 .432 .500 .343
38 Split (2013) -.151 -.238 -.321 -.180
39 LgAvg (2013) -.025 -.031 -.062 -.029

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BP Articles

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 7, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-07
Baseball ProGUESTus: On the Ordinary Index, and Unlocking PECOTA's PizzazzJeff Sullivan2011-02-11
Transaction Analysis: Western Divisions BackfillChristina Kahrl2010-11-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Minor Moves, ALChristina Kahrl2009-10-30
Transaction Analysis: AL West MovesChristina Kahrl2009-06-25
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL Roster RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-04-10
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Preview: Wednesday's Games to WatchCaleb Peiffer2008-09-10
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction of the Day: Roster Reviews of the WestsChristina Kahrl2007-04-03
Transaction Analysis: September 5-11Christina Kahrl2006-09-13
Transaction Analysis: March 14-16Christina Kahrl2006-03-17


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Cesar Jimenez has thrown 1,091 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2008 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2014, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (89mph), Slider (82mph) and Change (79mph), also mixing in a Sinker (88mph).