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Portrait of Jeremy Sowers

Jeremy Sowers PIndians

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
4 400 18 30 0 174 5.18 1.9
Birth Date5-17-1983
Height6' 1"
Weight180 lbs
BatsL
ThrowsL
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 CLE 23 14 14 88.3 88.3 0.0 7 4 0 0 8 0 360 85 36 35 10 132 20 19 2 35 3.57 4.62 4.83 12.6 1.2
2007 CLE 24 13 13 67.3 67.3 0.0 1 6 0 0 5 0 303 84 49 48 10 136 21 19 4 24 6.42 5.64 6.39 -1.2 -0.1
2008 CLE 25 22 22 121.0 121.0 0.0 4 9 0 0 7 2 533 141 84 75 18 233 39 38 3 64 5.58 5.08 6.05 -0.6 -0.0
2009 CLE 26 23 22 123.3 118.3 5.0 6 11 0 0 8 0 545 134 73 72 11 202 52 49 3 51 5.25 4.81 5.37 6.7 0.8
Career7271400.0395.05.0183000282174144424223049703132125121745.184.995.6417.61.9

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2005 KIN A+ 13 13 71.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.539 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 AKR AA 13 13 82.3 4.48 80 .225 .268 .340 .422 .264 .295 76 5.0 0.5 5.0 0.5
2005 BUF AAA 1 1 5.7 3.56 132 .232 .290 .341 .404 .244 .350 107 1.6 0.1 1.6 0.1
2006 CLE MLB 14 14 88.3 4.83 109 .227 .279 .338 .440 .259 .256 108 12.6 1.2 12.6 1.2
2006 BUF AAA 15 15 97.2 3.99 102 .202 .255 .322 .386 .252 .241 92 7.1 0.7 7.1 0.7
2007 CLE MLB 13 13 67.3 6.39 68 .293 .270 .332 .408 .258 .303 99 -2.0 -0.2 -1.2 -0.1
2007 BUF AAA 15 15 96.7 4.90 94 .276 .265 .333 .401 .263 .316 100 2.0 0.2 2.0 0.2
2008 CLE MLB 22 22 121.0 6.05 78 .279 .266 .330 .418 .261 .301 105 -0.3 -0.0 -0.6 -0.0
2008 BUF AAA 10 10 60.7 4.61 89 .243 .272 .342 .425 .273 .287 88 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0
2009 CLE MLB 23 22 123.3 5.37 90 .269 .266 .333 .426 .259 .287 102 7.2 0.7 6.7 0.8
2009 COH AAA 6 6 37.3 4.02 121 .226 .260 .329 .413 .251 .286 113 6.6 0.6 6.6 0.6
2010 COH AAA 27 4 52.3 5.70 83 .245 .267 .336 .418 .257 .293 106 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0

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
2005 KIN A+ 8 3 0 13 13 71.3 60 19 75 5 0% -.539 7.6 2.4 0.6 9.5 1.11 2.78 0.0 0.0
2005 BUF AAA 1 0 0 1 1 5.7 7 1 4 0 20% .350 11.1 1.6 0.0 6.3 1.40 1.58 1.6 0.1
2005 AKR AA 5 1 0 13 13 82.3 74 9 70 8 50% .295 8.1 1.0 0.9 7.7 1.01 2.08 5.0 0.5
2006 BUF AAA 9 1 0 15 15 97.2 78 29 54 1 53% .241 7.2 2.7 0.1 5.0 1.10 1.39 7.1 0.7
2006 CLE MLB 7 4 0 14 14 88.3 85 20 35 10 49% .256 8.7 2.0 1.0 3.6 1.19 3.57 12.6 1.2
2007 CLE MLB 1 6 0 13 13 67.3 84 21 24 10 41% .303 11.2 2.8 1.3 3.2 1.56 6.42 -1.2 -0.1
2007 BUF AAA 4 5 0 15 15 96.7 112 24 61 6 49% .316 10.4 2.2 0.6 5.7 1.41 4.10 2.0 0.2
2008 BUF AAA 4 3 0 10 10 60.7 56 17 43 4 47% .287 8.3 2.5 0.6 6.4 1.20 2.08 0.3 0.0
2008 CLE MLB 4 9 0 22 22 121.0 141 39 64 18 44% .301 10.5 2.9 1.3 4.8 1.49 5.58 -0.6 -0.0
2009 COH AAA 2 2 0 6 6 37.3 36 9 27 2 40% .286 8.7 2.2 0.5 6.5 1.21 2.90 6.6 0.6
2009 CLE MLB 6 11 0 23 22 123.3 134 52 51 11 40% .287 9.8 3.8 0.8 3.7 1.51 5.25 6.7 0.8
2010 COH AAA 2 6 0 27 4 52.3 55 18 29 2 52% .293 9.5 3.1 0.3 5.0 1.40 5.85 0.2 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 1964 0.5509 0.4705 0.8777 0.6470 0.2540 0.9229 0.7366 0.1212
2009 2000 0.5355 0.4525 0.8729 0.6041 0.2777 0.9134 0.7713 0.1260
Career39640.54310.46140.87530.62540.2660.91810.75410.1236

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2011-03-31 2011-09-12 Minors 165 141 Left Shoulder Recovery From Surgery Rotator Cuff 2011-02-07 -
2011-02-07 2011-03-31 Camp 52 0 Left Shoulder Surgery Rotator Cuff 2011-02-07
2010-08-11 2010-09-22 Minors 42 0 Left Shoulder Soreness -
2010-02-15 2010-03-18 Camp 31 0 Left Shoulder Inflammation -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2008 CLE $397,200
2007 CLE $384,800
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$782,000
2 yrTotal$782,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 82 dJBerry, CClose1 year (2010)

Details
  • 1 year (2010). Re-signed by Cleveland 3/10/10. Sent outright to AAA by Cleveland 3/31/10.
  • 1 year/$0.4213M (2009). Re-signed by Cleveland 2/22/09 ($182,100 in minors).
  • 1 year/$0.3972M (2008). Re-signed 2/28/08 (split contract, $140,900 in minors).
  • 1 year/$0.3848M (2007). Re-signed 2/07 (split contract, $107,300 in minors).
  • 1 year (2006). Contract purchased 6/06.
  • Drafted 2004 (1-6). Signed 8/04, $2.4M signing bonus.

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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Jeremy Sowers threw 4,054 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2009, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2009, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (89mph), also mixing in a Sinker (89mph), Change (80mph) and Slider (78mph).