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Darnell Sweeney 2BBlue Jays

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2019 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 28)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB DRC+ WARP
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Birth Date2-1-1991
Height6' 1"
Weight205 lbs
Age28 years, 0 months, 17 days
BatsB
ThrowsR
-0.22015
2016
2017
-0.02018
-0.32019
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA H 2B 3B HR BB SO HBP SB CS AVG OBP SLG DRC+ DRAA BRR FRAA BWARP
2015 PHI 24 37 98 15 4 1 3 13 27 0 0 2 .176 .286 .353 88 -1.0 0.2 -3.3 -0.2
2018 TOR 27 2 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .500 .000 91 0.0 0.0 -0.1 0.0
Career39102154131527002.172.294.34588-1.00.2-3.4-0.2

Statistics for All Levels

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YEAR Team Lg G PA oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ DRC+ DRC+ SD FRAA BRR DRAA BWARP
2012 GRL A 51 229 .255 .322 .387 .344 96 7.4 6.7 3 127 0 -5.2 4.9 3.4 1.3
2012 OGD Rk 16 79 .295 .365 .445 .328 119 1.5 2.4 0.8 100 0 -0.1 0.5 -1.7 0.2
2013 RCU A+ 134 613 .271 .340 .433 .355 99 10.6 17.8 6.3 91 0 -8.4 4.7 -17.9 0.2
2014 CHT AA 132 586 .252 .323 .380 .350 107 19.5 16.1 0.6 124 0 -9.3 3.2 6.4 1.8
2015 PHI MLB 37 98 .257 .314 .403 .218 99 -2 2.6 -0.3 88 14 -3.3 0.2 -1.0 -0.2
2015 OKL AAA 116 522 .268 .330 .407 .339 94 9.3 14.5 -0.7 101 0 -5.7 0.5 -8.4 0.0
2016 LEH AAA 118 447 .254 .315 .376 .293 98 -12.2 12.6 0.3 75 0 0.0 0.9 -17.2 -0.4
2017 LOU AAA 81 363 .262 .329 .402 .347 101 5.4 10.8 0.5 113 0 1.7 -2.6 0.3 1.1
2017 OKL AAA 38 131 .271 .335 .427 .277 101 -2.6 3.9 0.5 71 0 -0.7 1.0 -5.3 -0.1
2018 TOR MLB 2 4 .216 .263 .350 .000 92 0.1 0.1 0 91 3 -0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
2018 BUF AAA 88 332 .244 .314 .382 .339 96 -0.2 9.7 -0.6 90 0 1.0 0.9 -7.8 0.3

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO SF SH
2012 OGD Rk 79 66 12 20 1 2 0 25 10 9 8 10 2 .303 .380 .379 .076 3 0
2012 GRL A 229 199 34 58 8 4 5 89 23 24 41 17 4 .292 .372 .447 .156 1 3
2013 RCU A+ 613 552 79 152 34 16 11 251 77 43 151 48 20 .275 .329 .455 .179 7 6
2014 CHT AA 586 490 88 141 34 5 14 227 57 77 117 15 16 .288 .387 .463 .176 4
2015 PHI MLB 98 85 9 15 4 1 3 30 11 13 27 0 2 .176 .286 .353 .176 0 0
2015 OKL AAA 522 472 69 128 30 4 9 193 49 42 116 32 13 .271 .332 .409 .138 4 1
2016 LEH AAA 447 400 48 93 17 5 6 138 35 38 100 12 11 .233 .299 .345 .113 3 5
2017 LOU AAA 363 324 48 91 18 3 7 136 29 35 76 11 13 .281 .355 .420 .139 1 0
2017 OKL AAA 131 119 17 27 8 1 4 49 15 11 33 7 1 .227 .290 .412 .185 1 0
2018 BUF AAA 332 292 47 69 13 4 10 120 37 31 113 6 5 .236 .311 .411 .175 5 1
2018 TOR MLB 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .000 0 0

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr% CSAA
2015 382 0.4843 0.4372 0.7066 0.5838 0.2995 0.8056 0.5254 0.2934 0.0003
2018 18 0.3889 0.3333 0.8333 0.4286 0.2727 0.6667 1.0000 0.1667 0.0000
Career4000.48000.43250.71230.57680.29830.79930.54680.28770.0003

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

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2018 TOR $
2017 CIN $
2016 PHI $
2015 PHI $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 46 d1 year (2018)

Details
  • 1 year (2018). Released by Cincinnati 3/31/18. Signed by Toronto as a free agent 4/3/18 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Toronto 6/29/18. Sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 7/5/18. Contract selected by Toronto 7/31/18. DFA by Toronto 8/2/18. Sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 8/5/18.
  • 2017. Acquired by Cincinnati in trade from LA Dodgers 5/28/17.
  • 1 year (2016). Re-signed by Philadelphia 3/16. Acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Philadelphia 11/11/16.
  • 1 year (2015). Acquired by Philadelphia in trade from LA Dodgers 8/20/15. Contract selected by Philadelphia 8/20/15.
  • Drafted by LA Dodgers 2012 (13-416) (Central Florida). $0.1M signing bonus.

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DateQuestionAnswer
2015-03-06 14:00:00 (link to chat)Which of these "fringe" prospects can you see playing beyond this label and their division 2 projections and being above average regulars some day? Mac Williamson, Preston Tucker, Darnell Sweeney, Tony Kemp, Devon Travis?
(GI JIM from Uranus)
Do you remember the seen in 30 rock when Kenneth is Tracey's work wife and he gives him the plan for the day and then Tracey says "I'M NOT DOING ANY OF THAT!" ?

That's how I feel about the names you just mentioned. Sweeney and Kemp the best of the bunch though. (Christopher Crawford)
2014-11-24 13:00:00 (link to chat)With Hanley now going to Boston does that open up a spot for either Alex Guerrero or Darnell Sweeney to move into second base with Dee moving to short?
(Hank Scorpio from Springfield)
The Dodgers could go a lot of different ways, including a short-term bridge to Seager with Gordon staying put. In any event, Guerrero and Sweeney could both impact the Dodgers in a reserve capacity, and each has a chance to be an adequate contributor at the keystone if that's the direction LA elects to pursue. (NL Central Top 10s With Nick Faleris)


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