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2016 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 32)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date4-9-1984
Height6' 6"
Weight245 lbs
Age32 years, 4 months, 17 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
2012
2013
2014
-0.12015
0.22016
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DRA-Based WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
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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
2006 BAL MLB 22 19 112.3 6 6 0 111 62 98 8 .262 109 8.9 5.0 0.6 7.9 50% .314 .255 1.54 4.24 5.37 90 4.15 2.0
2007 BAL MLB 6 6 30.3 2 0 0 27 26 22 1 .266 104 8.0 7.7 0.3 6.5 53% .286 .258 1.75 5.16 3.56 112 5.58 0.0
2008 BAL MLB 7 4 21.3 0 2 0 25 18 14 5 .262 111 10.5 7.6 2.1 5.9 50% .308 .325 2.02 7.43 8.02 115 5.87 -0.1
2015 PHI MLB 20 0 19.3 1 0 0 20 17 22 3 .279 99 9.3 7.9 1.4 10.2 37% .354 .320 1.91 6.01 6.98 112 5.23 -0.1
2016 ARI MLB 8 0 6.0 1 0 0 7 6 3 1 .279 104 10.5 9.0 1.5 4.5 19% .300 .351 2.17 7.86 15.00 136 7.28 -0.2
CareerMLB6329189.3108019012915918.2651079.06.10.97.648%.312.2741.685.045.851004.791.7

Statistics for All Levels

'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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2003 ABE A- 7 7 23.3 0 2 0 13 9 25 0 .000 5.0 3.5 0.0 9.7 0% .245 .000 0.94 2.78 2.70
2004 DEL A 20 19 85.3 4 5 0 77 58 82 3 .000 8.1 6.1 0.3 8.7 0% .323 .000 1.58 4.19 4.11
2004 FRD A+ 2 2 8.0 0 2 0 7 9 3 2 .000 7.9 10.1 2.2 3.4 0% .217 .000 2.00 9.18 6.75
2005 FRD A+ 28 27 142.0 10 8 0 130 86 146 8 .256 108 8.2 5.5 0.5 9.3 61% .341 .305 1.52 4.12 4.12
2005 jav Wnt 7 6 27.0 2 1 0 19 14 26 1 .000 6.3 4.7 0.3 8.7 0% -.439 .000 1.22 4.34 1.67
2006 BAL MLB 22 19 112.3 6 6 0 111 62 98 8 .262 109 8.9 5.0 0.6 7.9 50% .314 .255 1.54 4.24 5.37
2006 BOW AA 9 8 49.2 4 2 0 46 26 55 3 .255 59 8.4 4.8 0.5 10.1 57% .364 .247 1.46 3.34 2.74
2006 OTT AAA 3 3 21.1 2 0 0 10 3 21 0 .259 57 4.3 1.3 0.0 9.0 77% .200 .135 0.62 1.51 1.28
2006 CDA wor 1 1 3.2 1 0 0 3 3 0 0 .000 8.4 8.4 0.0 0.0 0% .214 .000 1.88 6.24 0.00
2007 BAL MLB 6 6 30.3 2 0 0 27 26 22 1 .266 104 8.0 7.7 0.3 6.5 53% .286 .258 1.75 5.16 3.56
2008 BAL MLB 7 4 21.3 0 2 0 25 18 14 5 .262 111 10.5 7.6 2.1 5.9 50% .308 .325 2.02 7.43 8.02
2008 FRD A+ 3 1 3.0 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 .265 111 3.0 0.0 0.0 15.0 40% .200 .078 0.33 0.12 0.00
2008 BOW AA 6 0 6.7 1 0 0 7 2 6 1 .262 100 9.4 2.7 1.3 8.1 55% .316 .245 1.34 5.16 1.34
2014 CLR A+ 2 2 10.3 1 0 0 7 7 9 0 .261 101 6.1 6.1 0.0 7.8 52% .259 .250 1.35 3.68 2.61
2014 REA AA 17 17 103.3 4 5 0 84 53 75 7 .259 105 7.3 4.6 0.6 6.5 52% .255 .247 1.33 4.50 3.31
2015 PHI MLB 20 0 19.3 1 0 0 20 17 22 3 .279 99 9.3 7.9 1.4 10.2 37% .354 .320 1.91 6.01 6.98
2015 REA AA 7 0 12.3 1 0 0 10 5 13 1 .262 109 7.3 3.6 0.7 9.5 31% .290 .223 1.22 3.67 1.46
2015 LEH AAA 33 0 46.0 1 3 10 29 32 60 1 .254 97 5.7 6.3 0.2 11.7 48% .277 .221 1.33 3.05 2.15
2016 ARI MLB 8 0 6.0 1 0 0 7 6 3 1 .279 104 10.5 9.0 1.5 4.5 19% .300 .351 2.17 7.86 15.00
2016 RNO AAA 36 1 40.3 3 3 0 37 30 46 0 .265 113 8.3 6.7 0.0 10.3 61% .349 .238 1.66 3.83 4.24

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 390 0.4846 0.3769 0.8299 0.5926 0.1741 0.8839 0.6571 0.1701
2015 388 0.4356 0.4201 0.7055 0.5858 0.2922 0.7879 0.5781 0.2945
2016 126 0.4841 0.3571 0.7556 0.5902 0.1385 0.8056 0.5556 0.2444
Career9040.46350.39270.76620.58930.21980.83180.6090.2338

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
2012-04-26 2012-07-04 Minors 69 65 Right Foot Stress Fracture 2nd Metatarsal - -
2009-04-09 2009-04-24 Minors 15 0 Not Disclosed -
2008-07-08 2008-09-28 60-DL 82 72 Left Elbow Stress Fracture -
2008-04-25 2008-06-30 60-DL 66 59 Left Elbow Stress Fracture -
2007-05-02 2007-09-30 60-DL 151 134 Left Elbow Surgery Stress Fracture 2007-06-14
2004-09-10 2004-09-10 Minors 0 0 Left Shoulder Cartilage Injury Slightly Torn Labrum - -
2004-05-14 2004-06-10 Minors 27 0 Left Trunk Strain Ribcage - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2016 ARI $
2015 PHI $
2014 PHI $
2008 BAL $816,000
2007 BAL $967,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$1,783,000
2 yrTotal$1,783,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 135 dMichael Moye1 year (2016)

Details
  • 1 year (2016). Signed by Arizona 10/30/15 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Arizona 7/30/16. DFA by Arizona 8/15/16. Sent outright to Triple-A 8/18/16.
  • 2 years (2014-15). Signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 4/16/14 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Philadelphia 8/7/15. Sent outright to Triple-A by Philadelphia 10/7/15.
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by Toronto 1/14/13 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2012). Signed by NY Mets as a free agent 11/12/11 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2011). Re-signed by Toronto 2011 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by Toronto 9/6/11. Sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 11/2/11.
  • 1 year (2010). Re-signed by Toronto 2/10 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2009). Signed (as outfielder) by Toronto as a free agent 10/24/08 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year/$0.816M (2008). Re-signed by Baltimore 1/18/08. Released by Baltimore 10/20/08.
  • 1 year/$1.02M (2007). Re-signed by Baltimore.
  • 4 years/$4.02M (2003-06). Signed Major League contract with Baltimore 5/03. $3.2M signing bonus (paid over four years).
  • Drafted (as pitcher) by Baltimore 2002 (1-4) (Fraser Valley Christian HS, Surrey, BC).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .294 .428 .469 .322
11 vs R (Multi) .270 .438 .458 .317
18 Split (Multi) .024 -.011 .011 .006
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.020 -.022 -.058 -.023
30 vs L (2015) .294 .429 .471 .323
31 vs R (2015) .270 .440 .459 .318
38 Split (2015) .024 -.011 .011 .005
39 LgAvg (2015) -.016 -.018 -.053 -.020

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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Adam Loewen has thrown 993 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2008 and 2016, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2016, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (92mph) and Slider (83mph), also mixing in a Change (86mph). He also rarely throws a Cutter (89mph).