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Portrait of Wes Littleton

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
3 102.3 5 3 3 55 3.69 0.1
Birth Date9-2-1982
Height6' 2"
Weight210 lbs
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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 TEX 23 33 0 36.3 0.0 36.3 2 1 1 0 0 0 138 23 7 7 2 32 13 13 2 17 1.73 4.21 4.97 3.8 0.4
2007 TEX 24 35 0 48.0 0.0 48.0 3 2 2 1 0 0 205 48 23 23 6 75 16 15 3 24 4.31 5.12 6.32 -3.0 -0.2
2008 TEX 25 12 0 18.0 0.0 18.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 80 18 12 12 1 23 8 8 3 14 6.00 4.16 6.80 -0.9 -0.1
Career800102.30.0102.3533200423894242913037368553.694.635.97-0.00.1

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2006 TEX MLB 33 0 36.3 4.97 105 .181 .275 .334 .424 .257 .202 106 3.8 0.4 3.8 0.4
2007 TEX MLB 35 0 48.0 6.32 71 .252 .271 .335 .419 .264 .269 101 -2.7 -0.3 -3.0 -0.2
2008 TEX MLB 12 0 18.0 6.80 73 .250 .258 .321 .393 .247 .315 113 -0.9 -0.1 -0.9 -0.1

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
2006 TEX MLB 2 1 1 33 0 36.3 23 13 17 2 71% .202 5.7 3.2 0.5 4.2 0.99 1.73 3.8 0.4
2007 TEX MLB 3 2 2 35 0 48.0 48 16 24 6 56% .269 9.0 3.0 1.1 4.5 1.33 4.31 -3.0 -0.2
2008 TEX MLB 0 0 0 12 0 18.0 18 8 14 1 55% .315 9.0 4.0 0.5 7.0 1.44 6.00 -0.9 -0.1

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 283 0.5124 0.4028 0.8772 0.5724 0.2246 0.9157 0.7742 0.1228
Career2830.51240.40280.87720.57240.22460.91570.77420.1228

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2010-04-16 2010-05-10 Minors 24 0 Right Arm Soreness -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2013 SEA $
2012 SEA $
2011 SEA $
2008 TEX $397,510
2007 TEX $382,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$779,510
2 yrTotal$779,510

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 52 d

Details
  • signed as a free agent from MIL 2/10 (minor-league contract)
  • sent outright to Triple-A 3/25/09 claimed off waivers from BOS 3/17/09 re-signed 3/10/09, 1 year/$0.41275M (09)
  • acquired in trade from TX 11/28/08 designated for assignment 11/20/08 recalled 9/15/08 optioned to Triple-A 7/11/08 recalled 7/9/08 optioned to Triple-A 4/24/08 recalled 4/14/08 optioned to Triple-A 3/29/08 re-signed 2/25/08, 1 year/$397,510 (08)
  • optioned to Triple-A 7/17/07
  • recalled 7/7/07
  • optioned to Triple-A 6/16/07
  • optioned to Triple-A 5/8/07 recalled 5/5/07 optioned to Triple-A 3/07 re-signed 2/07, 1 year/$0.382M (07)
  • recalled 7/06 optioned to Triple-A 5/06 recalled 5/06 optioned to Triple-A 3/06 re-signed 2/06, 1 year/$M (06) contract purchased 11/05 $0.315M signing bonus
  • Cal St Fullerton 03 4-106

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BP Articles

Wes Littleton is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessBaseball Therapy: Baseball: Like Nothing You've Ever Seen BeforeRussell A. Carleton2013-08-26
This article requires BP Premium accessWestern Front: San Diego High School Baseball at the Turn of the MillenniumGeoff Young2013-02-19
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Q&A: Wes LittletonDavid Laurila2009-01-18
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: Ruminations and MeditationsJohn Perrotto2009-01-14
Transaction Analysis: AL RoundupChristina Kahrl2008-12-14
Every Given Sunday: Winter Meetings PreviewJohn Perrotto2008-12-07
This article requires BP Premium accessEvery Given Sunday: Down to the WireJohn Perrotto2007-08-26
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit List: Passing the BuchholzJay Jaffe2007-08-24
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL RoundupChristina Kahrl2007-08-08
Transaction Analysis: American League RoundupChristina Kahrl2007-07-26
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL-brand CatsupChristina Kahrl2007-05-29
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: April 29-May 6, 2007Christina Kahrl2007-05-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction of the Day: Roster Reviews of the WestsChristina Kahrl2007-04-03
This article requires BP Premium accessHope and Faith: How the Texas Rangers Can Win the World SeriesJamey Newberg2007-03-29
This article requires BP Premium accessEvery Given Sunday: The 500 Home Run ClubJohn Perrotto2007-03-25
Prospectus Game of the Week: Oakland Athletics at Texas Rangers, August 26, 2006Derek Jacques2006-08-29
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: July 3-5Christina Kahrl2006-07-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: May 25-29Christina Kahrl2006-05-30
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Texas League Scouting NotebookKevin Goldstein2006-05-20
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: AL West RoundupKevin Goldstein2006-05-09
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 10-13Christina Kahrl2006-03-14


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Wes Littleton threw 820 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2010, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2010, he relied primarily on his Sinker (85mph), Change (75mph) and Curve (76mph), also mixing in a Fourseam Fastball (88mph).