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2018 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 24)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
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Birth Date3-29-1994
Height6' 5"
Weight230 lbs
Age24 years, 3 months, 18 days
BatsL
ThrowsR
2014
2015
-0.22016
2.32017
2.52018
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2016 OAK 22 11 28 21 3 2 1 0 0 3 7 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .095 .321 .143 .194 -1.6 -0.8 -0.2
2017 OAK 23 59 216 189 33 49 2 0 24 123 22 60 5 0 0 45 0 0 .259 .352 .651 .315 15.5 7.5 2.3
2018 OAK 24 97 397 349 50 82 16 0 19 155 40 100 7 1 0 47 2 1 .235 .325 .444 .281 11.0 1.3 1.3
Career16764155986133190432816916412109221.238.334.503.28924.98.03.3

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 PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2012 VER A- 4 16 .419 .228 .330 .325 .270 .286 83 2.6 0.4 -0.3 0.2 -0.1 2.7 0.3 2.7 0.3
2012 ATH Rk 46 197 .314 .277 .349 .413 .284 .336 100 12.4 6.1 -3.6 2.2 0.1 14.9 1.6 14.9 1.6
2013 BLT A 134 558 .266 .259 .326 .386 .260 .272 108 3.8 15.7 -10.1 8.9 0.1 9.5 1.9 9.5 1.9
2014 STO A+ 138 634 .326 .276 .342 .436 .275 .287 107 43.9 17.7 -11.1 0.0 0.3 50.8 5.1 50.8 5.1
2015 MID AA 133 585 .285 .259 .329 .386 .260 .311 117 15 15.7 -8 28.2 -0.4 22.2 5.5 22.2 5.5
2016 OAK MLB 11 28 .194 .242 .320 .427 .262 .118 97 -1.9 0.8 -0.3 -0.8 -0.2 -1.6 -0.2 -1.6 -0.2
2016 NAS AAA 131 540 .279 .264 .332 .410 .270 .289 91 10.4 15.2 -7.2 0.9 -2.9 15.5 1.7 15.5 1.7
2017 OAK MLB 59 216 .315 .258 .327 .435 .262 .238 105 12.5 6.3 -3.6 7.5 0.3 15.5 2.3 15.5 2.3
2017 NAS AAA 79 343 .329 .277 .340 .446 .270 .298 91 26.2 10.2 -6.4 -1.0 -0.1 29.8 2.8 29.8 2.8
2018 OAK MLB 97 397 .281 .248 .314 .414 .262 .273 97 8.3 11.0 -7.1 1.3 -1.3 11.0 1.3 11.0 1.3

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2012 ATH Rk 197 29 50 16 1 8 41 16 46 0 0 .282 .345 .520 .237 .314 14.9 2.2 1.6
2012 VER A- 16 3 3 0 0 1 4 3 4 0 0 .273 .438 .545 .273 .419 2.7 0.2 0.3
2013 BLT A 558 69 108 32 0 23 93 72 148 4 3 .225 .326 .435 .210 .266 9.5 8.9 1.9
2014 STO A+ 634 111 134 31 1 37 97 117 137 2 0 .262 .404 .543 .281 .326 50.8 0.0 5.1
2015 MID AA 585 82 116 37 0 17 75 105 139 5 1 .249 .388 .438 .189 .285 22.2 28.2 5.5
2016 NAS AAA 540 69 109 34 1 17 60 71 132 1 0 .235 .335 .422 .188 .279 15.5 0.9 1.7
2016 OAK MLB 28 3 2 1 0 0 0 7 4 0 0 .095 .321 .143 .048 .194 -1.6 -0.8 -0.2
2017 OAK MLB 216 33 49 2 0 24 45 22 60 0 0 .259 .352 .651 .392 .315 15.5 7.5 2.3
2017 NAS AAA 343 56 80 16 1 23 60 45 83 3 0 .272 .367 .568 .296 .329 29.8 -1.0 2.8
2018 OAK MLB 397 50 82 16 0 19 47 40 100 2 1 .235 .325 .444 .209 .281 11.0 1.3 1.3

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 CSAA_CHANCES CSAA_RT
2016 106 0.4245 0.3302 0.7143 0.4667 0.2295 0.8095 0.5714 0.2857 0 0.000000
2017 917 0.4656 0.4438 0.6781 0.6440 0.2694 0.7309 0.5682 0.3219 0 0.000000
2018 1713 0.4915 0.4384 0.7111 0.6390 0.2445 0.7361 0.6479 0.2889 0 0.000000
Career27360.48020.4360.70020.6340.25230.73720.61820.299800

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 OAK $547,500
2017 OAK $
2016 OAK $
YearsDescriptionSalary
2018Current$547,500
1 yrTotal$547,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 103 dJet Sports1 year/$0.5475MM (2018)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.5475M (2018). Re-signed by Oakland 3/18.
  • 1 year (2017). Re-signed by Oakland 3/17.
  • 1 year (2016). Contract selected by Oakland 9/12/16.
  • Drafted by Oakland 2012 (1s-47) (Parkview HS, Lilburn, Ga.). $1.0797M signing bonus (slot amount).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .000 .000 .000 -.017
11 vs R (Multi) .111 .360 .167 .230
11 vs U (Multi) .000 .000 .000 .000
18 Split (Multi) .111 .360 .167 .248
19 LgAvg (Multi) .020 .029 .071 .031
30 vs L (2016) .000 .000 .000 -.017
31 vs R (2016) .111 .360 .167 .230
31 vs U (2016) .000 .000 .000 .000
38 Split (2016) .111 .360 .167 .248
39 LgAvg (2016) .020 .028 .073 .031

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