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2015 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 28)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date11-4-1985
Height6' 3"
Weight235 lbs
Age29 years, 9 months, 24 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
0.12011
-0.12012
-0.12013
0.02014
-0.32015
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2011 PHI MLB 4 0 2.7 1 0 2 0 .250 92 3.4 0.0 0.0 6.8 57% .143 .109 0.38 1.49 0.00 101 0.00 0.1
2012 PHI MLB 19 0 25.0 26 8 16 4 .252 100 9.4 2.9 1.4 5.8 46% .278 .292 1.36 5.02 5.40 114 5.82 -0.3
2013 PHI MLB 18 0 20.0 15 11 14 1 .252 106 6.8 5.0 0.5 6.3 56% .233 .237 1.30 3.92 3.15 114 3.02 0.4
2014 OAK MLB 3 0 4.0 3 1 0 0 .256 97 6.8 2.2 0.0 0.0 57% .214 .171 1.00 0.00 0.00 112 2.35 0.1
CareerMLB44051.74520325.2521027.83.50.95.651%.250.2541.264.323.831134.240.3

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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2007 WPT A- 7 7 26.3 22 13 22 0 .244 95 7.5 4.4 0.0 7.5 52% .272 .256 1.33 3.26 2.74
2007 PES Wnt 5 5 14.0 4 11 5 0 .000 2.6 7.1 0.0 3.2 0% .100 .000 1.07 5.17 0.64
2008 CLR A+ 27 24 150.3 171 60 122 10 .252 104 10.2 3.6 0.6 7.3 51% .343 .272 1.54 3.77 4.13
2009 REA AA 21 20 112.3 111 53 77 13 .260 99 8.9 4.2 1.0 6.2 50% .285 .270 1.46 4.72 4.41
2009 LEH AAA 7 7 39.0 42 24 19 0 .247 102 9.7 5.5 0.0 4.4 44% .311 .272 1.69 4.10 4.38
2010 LEH AAA 28 19 127.3 154 51 67 13 .250 94 10.9 3.6 0.9 4.7 46% .318 .297 1.61 4.86 4.67
2011 PHI MLB 4 0 2.7 1 0 2 0 .250 92 3.4 0.0 0.0 6.8 57% .143 .109 0.38 1.49 0.00
2011 CLR A+ 1 0 2.0 2 0 1 0 .250 82 9.0 0.0 0.0 4.5 0% .286 .192 1.00 2.39 0.00
2011 REA AA 6 0 9.0 7 0 14 0 .271 84 7.0 0.0 0.0 14.0 74% .368 .142 0.78 0.30 1.00
2011 LEH AAA 18 0 25.0 23 6 26 0 .256 91 8.3 2.2 0.0 9.4 62% .338 .216 1.16 1.88 1.80
2012 PHI MLB 19 0 25.0 26 8 16 4 .252 100 9.4 2.9 1.4 5.8 46% .278 .292 1.36 5.02 5.40
2012 LEH AAA 20 0 23.3 27 9 26 3 .256 98 10.4 3.5 1.2 10.0 45% .353 .281 1.54 3.89 4.24
2013 PHI MLB 18 0 20.0 15 11 14 1 .252 106 6.8 5.0 0.5 6.3 56% .233 .237 1.30 3.92 3.15
2013 CLR A+ 1 0 1.0 0 0 1 0 .305 99 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 50% .000 .000 0.00 1.24 0.00
2013 LEH AAA 20 0 23.7 18 9 29 2 .259 102 6.8 3.4 0.8 11.0 66% .281 .214 1.14 2.99 3.80
2013 PHL Rk 1 1 1.0 0 0 1 0 .228 102 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 100% .000 .007 0.00 1.46 0.00
2014 OAK MLB 3 0 4.0 3 1 0 0 .256 97 6.8 2.2 0.0 0.0 57% .214 .171 1.00 0.00 0.00
2014 SAC AAA 43 0 44.3 37 17 45 4 .280 92 7.5 3.5 0.8 9.1 50% .297 .233 1.22 0.00 2.84

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
2011 29 0.5172 0.4828 0.8571 0.6667 0.2857 1.0000 0.5000 0.1429
2012 400 0.5125 0.4525 0.8232 0.6878 0.2051 0.9078 0.5250 0.1713
2013 349 0.4527 0.4413 0.8377 0.6519 0.2670 0.9029 0.7059 0.1623
2014 43 0.5116 0.4419 0.8947 0.6364 0.2381 0.8571 1.0000 0.1053
Career8210.48720.44830.83430.66910.2360.90630.62590.163

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
2013-07-14 2013-08-28 15-DL 45 37 Left Elbow Stiffness - -
2010-08-11 2010-08-19 Minors 8 0 Left Sprain Turf Toe -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 OAK $
2013 PHI $
2012 PHI $480,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$480,000
1 yrTotal$480,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 66 dDamon Thames1 year (2015)

Details
  • 1 year (2015). Signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 11/14 (minor-league contract). Released by Chicago White Sox 3/30/15.
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2014). Claimed by Oakland off waivers 2/17/14 after being DFA by Philadelphia 2/16/14. Signed by Oakland 3/14. DFA by Oakland 9/1/14. Sent outright to Triple-A 9/4/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Re-signed by Philadelphia 3/13.
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012). Re-signed by Philadelphia 3/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Contract purchased by Philadelphia 9/17/11.
  • Drafted by Philadelphia 2007 (1-19) (Rice). Signed 7/19/07, $1.37M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .340 .357 .466 .300
11 vs R (Multi) .169 .279 .270 .212
18 Split (Multi) .171 .079 .196 .087
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.024 -.027 -.064 -.028
30 vs L (2014) .400 .400 .400 .233
31 vs R (2014) .111 .200 .111 .141
38 Split (2014) .289 .200 .289 .092
39 LgAvg (2014) -.020 -.022 -.062 -.025

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BP Articles

Joe Savery is referenced in the following articles.

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This article requires BP Premium accessBefore They Were Pros: AL EastPatrick Ebert2014-12-11
This article requires BP Premium accessBefore They Were Pros: AL EastTodd Gold2014-12-11
This article requires BP Premium accessBefore They Were Pros: AL EastDavid Rawnsley2014-12-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Call MiloneR.J. Anderson2014-05-12
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Spring Training Games of March 24Jeff Moore2014-03-25
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: September 3, 2013Clint Chisam2013-09-03
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 29, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-29
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 21, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-21
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 24, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-24
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Bonder the Next OneR.J. Anderson2013-06-03
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 1, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-01
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 11, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-11
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: May 7, 2013Clint Chisam2013-05-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Halladay Sees a DocR.J. Anderson2013-05-07
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: April 19, 2013Clint Chisam2013-04-19
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: The Decline and Fall of the Texas RangersSam Miller2012-05-30
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: The Phallin' PhilliesJay Jaffe2012-05-09
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Washington Nationals Top 11 ProspectsKevin Goldstein2012-01-24
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of April 20Kevin Goldstein2011-04-21
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of April 14Kevin Goldstein2011-04-15
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock Blog: Minor League Update: Games of April 11Kevin Goldstein2011-04-12
Future Shock: Opening Day MadnessKevin Goldstein2011-04-08
This article requires BP Premium accessWait 'Til Next Year: Split LineupsBryan Smith2009-04-03
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Monday Ten PackKevin Goldstein2008-04-14
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: State of the Systems, NL EastKevin Goldstein2008-03-26
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL East NRI ReviewChristina Kahrl2008-02-29


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2015, Joe Savery threw 887 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2014, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (92mph), also mixing in a Slider (84mph) and Change (83mph).