Biographical

Portrait of John Barbato

John Barbato PPirates

Pirates Player Cards | Pirates Team Audit | Pirates Depth Chart

2017 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 24)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
Subscribe today for access to projection data!
Birth Date7-11-1992
Height6' 1"
Weight235 lbs
Age25 years, 3 months, 7 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2013
2014
2015
0.12016
-0.22017
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.
Multiple stints are are currently shownClick to hide.
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 DRA- WARP
2016 NYA MLB 13 0 13.0 1 2 0 13 5 15 2 .251 111 9.0 3.5 1.4 10.4 46% .333 .250 1.38 4.41 7.62 91 4.44 98.2 0.1
2017 PIT MLB 24 0 28.7 0 1 0 25 18 23 4 .272 92 7.8 5.7 1.3 7.2 40% .253 .280 1.50 5.47 4.08 115 5.68 120.8 -0.2
CareerMLB37041.71303823386.266988.25.01.38.242%.276.2711.465.145.181085.29113.7-0.1

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.
Minor league stats are currently shownClick to hide.
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 DRA-
2011 EUG A- 15 13 57.0 1 4 0 52 31 50 4 .266 95 8.2 4.9 0.6 7.9 48% .289 .296 1.46 4.65 4.89 109 5.22 107.7
2012 FTW A 48 0 73.3 6 1 3 52 31 84 4 .262 102 6.4 3.8 0.5 10.3 42% .264 .227 1.13 3.11 1.84 88 2.35 89.0
2013 LEL A+ 49 7 88.0 3 6 14 90 33 89 8 .274 101 9.2 3.4 0.8 9.1 40% .339 .283 1.40 4.25 5.01 96 3.42 97.4
2014 SAN AA 27 0 31.3 2 2 16 26 10 33 3 .262 98 7.5 2.9 0.9 9.5 42% .280 .225 1.15 3.31 2.87 89 2.86 89.3
2015 TRN AA 26 0 42.3 2 2 0 42 14 44 4 .257 96 8.9 3.0 0.9 9.4 41% .330 .285 1.32 3.62 4.04 86 2.28 82.6
2015 SWB AAA 14 0 25.0 4 0 3 13 11 26 1 .248 95 4.7 4.0 0.4 9.4 47% .211 .180 0.96 2.91 0.36 93 3.77 100.2
2016 NYA MLB 13 0 13.0 1 2 0 13 5 15 2 .251 111 9.0 3.5 1.4 10.4 46% .333 .250 1.38 4.41 7.62 91 4.44 98.2
2016 SWB AAA 31 1 48.3 3 2 3 38 23 49 3 .255 96 7.1 4.3 0.6 9.1 47% .276 .228 1.26 3.44 2.61 107 4.57 105.2
2017 PIT MLB 24 0 28.7 0 1 0 25 18 23 4 .272 92 7.8 5.7 1.3 7.2 40% .253 .280 1.50 5.47 4.08 115 5.68 120.8
2017 IND AAA 26 2 35.3 0 1 4 28 11 36 7 .247 92 7.1 2.8 1.8 9.2 34% .236 .233 1.10 4.88 3.06 104 4.01 91.3
2017 SWB AAA 1 1 4.0 0 1 0 5 2 5 2 .234 91 11.2 4.5 4.5 11.2 22% .429 .399 1.75 8.83 4.50 101 3.68 83.9

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
2016 235 0.4553 0.4979 0.6838 0.7009 0.3281 0.7600 0.5476 0.3162
2017 438 0.5388 0.4863 0.7606 0.6822 0.2574 0.8012 0.6346 0.2394
Career6730.50960.49040.73380.68870.28210.78680.60420.2662

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
2014-06-11 - Minors - - - Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2017 NYA $
2016 NYA $507,500
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$507,500
1 yrTotal$507,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 39 d1 year (2017)

Details
  • 1 year (2017). Re-signed by NY Yankees 3/17. Acquired by Pittsburgh in trade 4/17/17 after being DFA by NY Yankees 4/12/17.
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2016). Re-signed by NY Yankees 3/16.
  • Acquired by NY Yankees in trade from San Diego 12/29/14.
  • Drafted by San Diego 2010 (6-184) (Verala HS, Miami). $1.4M signing bonus.

The rest of this card is restricted to Baseball Prospectus Subscribers.

Not a subscriber? Click here for a free card so you can see what's missing.

Click here for more information on Baseball Prospectus subscriptions or use the buttons to the right to subscribe and get instant access to the best baseball content on the web.

Cancel anytime.


That's a 33% savings over the monthly price!


That's a 33% savings over the monthly price!

Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .391 .462 .696 .345
11 vs R (Multi) .148 .258 .148 .169
18 Split (Multi) .243 .203 .548 .176
19 LgAvg (Multi) .006 .020 .015 .013
30 vs L (2016) .391 .462 .696 .345
31 vs R (2016) .148 .258 .148 .169
38 Split (2016) .243 .203 .548 .176
39 LgAvg (2016) .003 .018 .013 .012

Definition of multi-year splits

BP Annual Player Comments

The rest of this card is restricted to Baseball Prospectus Subscribers.

Not a subscriber? Click here for a free card so you can see what's missing.

Click here for more information on Baseball Prospectus subscriptions or use the buttons to the right to subscribe and get instant access to the best baseball content on the web.

Cancel anytime.


That's a 33% savings over the monthly price!


That's a 33% savings over the monthly price!

BP Articles

John Barbato is referenced in the following articles.

BP Premium requires BP Premium access to view, BP Fantasy requires BP Premium or BP Fantasy access to view

  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Rays Take A CabNick Shlain2014-12-31
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Rays Take A CabWilson Karaman2014-12-31
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Rays Take A CabR.J. Anderson2014-12-31
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: AFL Recap for Games of October 23Jeff Moore2013-10-24
This article requires BP Premium accessMinor League Update: Spring Training Games: February 22-24Jason Martinez2013-02-26
This article requires BP Premium accessProspects Will Break Your Heart: San Diego Padres Top 10 ProspectsJason Parks2013-01-02


BP Chats

No BP chats have mentioned this guy.

BP Roundtables

No BP Roundtables have mentioned this guy.

 

PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

A Collaboration between BrooksBaseball.net and Baseball Prospectus - Pitch classifications provided by Pitch Info LLC


John Barbato has thrown 852 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2013 and 2017, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2017, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (95mph), Curve (79mph) and Slider (87mph). He also rarely throws a Change (85mph).