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2019 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 24)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB DRC+ WARP
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Birth Date7-14-1994
Height5' 8"
Weight170 lbs
Age25 years, 1 months, 9 days
BatsB
ThrowsR
2015
2016
2017
0.12018
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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
2018 TBA 23 13 12 3 1 0 0 1 3 1 1 0 .300 .417 .400 89 -0.1 0.5 -0.2 0.1
2019 TBA 24 10 12 1 1 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 .083 .083 .167 68 -0.5 -0.5 -0.6 -0.1
Career2324420019110.182.250.27378-0.60.0-0.8-0.1

Statistics for All Levels

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YEAR Team Lg LG G PA oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ DRC+ DRC+ SD FRAA BRR DRAA BWARP
2012 DIA Rk AZL 29 139 .266 .349 .406 .434 97 10.1 4.3 0 130 0 0.1 6.1 4.5 1.4
2012 MSO Rk PIO 14 56 .281 .347 .413 .282 112 -1.8 1.7 0.4 44 0 -0.2 0.7 -4.4 -0.2
2013 SBN A MID 65 257 .256 .329 .381 .345 104 -3.3 7.2 2.2 89 0 -9.9 -0.6 -5.6 -0.7
2014 SBN A MID 134 623 .257 .322 .381 .369 97 25.1 17.7 7.5 119 0 -7.1 4.2 3.4 2.7
2015 PCH A+ FSL 47 203 .250 .312 .336 .406 92 5.8 5.5 0.9 121 0 -0.4 -0.7 0.1 0.6
2015 RAY Rk GCL 4 15 .202 .260 .275 .429 107 -0.2 0.5 0.2 76 0 -0.4 -0.2 -0.8 -0.1
2016 PCH A+ FSL 75 313 .253 .317 .355 .343 96 -7.2 8.9 2.7 85 0 -4.7 1.6 -11.1 -0.3
2017 MNT AA SOU 108 414 .248 .320 .372 .312 102 -9.2 11.2 4.2 76 0 5.2 2.5 -7.6 1.7
2018 TBA MLB AL 13 12 .287 .349 .463 .429 99 0.6 0.3 0.1 89 10 -0.2 0.5 -0.1 0.1
2018 MNT AA SOU 8 36 .240 .307 .367 .273 90 0.4 1.0 0 79 0 1.6 0.8 -0.6 0.3
2018 DUR AAA INT 117 461 .252 .321 .386 .338 98 -1.2 13.6 4.1 96 0 1.0 5.8 -1.3 2.4
2019 TBA MLB AL 10 12 .278 .346 .510 .167 93 -2.4 0.4 0 68 12 -0.6 -0.5 -0.5 -0.1
2019 COH AAA INT 10 37 .273 .355 .444 .310 97 -2.6 1.1 0.3 73 0 0.3 0.0 -5.2 -0.3
2019 DUR AAA INT 34 141 .287 .359 .498 .326 105 -4.9 4.9 0.9 69 0 2.6 -1.0 -6.0 0.1
2019 CLE Rk AZL 6 24 .240 .307 .363 .588 104 6.9 0.8 -0.1 277 0 -0.3 0.3 6.1 0.6
2019 CLT Rk AZL 3 9 .311 .349 .454 .500 101 2.4 0.3 0 282 0 -0.5 -0.1 6.2 0.6

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team lvl LG PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO SF SH
2012 DIA Rk AZL 139 116 33 37 8 5 1 58 20 18 35 20 3 .319 .406 .500 .181 3 1
2012 MSO Rk PIO 56 50 9 11 0 2 0 15 4 5 12 2 0 .220 .286 .300 .080 1 0
2013 SBN A MID 257 235 23 61 10 4 0 79 16 21 59 7 2 .260 .319 .336 .077 1 0
2014 SBN A MID 623 544 94 158 18 15 9 233 56 62 136 50 15 .290 .367 .428 .138 5
2015 PCH A+ FSL 203 186 29 54 9 2 0 67 10 15 53 5 8 .290 .343 .360 .070 0 2
2015 RAY Rk GCL 15 13 2 3 0 0 0 3 2 2 6 0 0 .231 .333 .231 .000 0 0
2016 PCH A+ FSL 313 286 31 75 6 2 1 88 14 21 71 11 6 .262 .313 .308 .045 2 3
2017 MNT AA SOU 414 374 49 88 17 4 9 140 37 30 112 18 9 .235 .297 .374 .139 0 6
2018 DUR AAA INT 461 423 63 109 16 6 12 173 41 34 124 29 3 .258 .317 .409 .151 0 1
2018 TBA MLB AL 12 10 3 3 1 0 0 4 0 1 3 1 0 .300 .417 .400 .100 0 0
2018 MNT AA SOU 36 35 5 8 2 1 2 18 4 1 11 2 0 .229 .250 .514 .286 0 0
2019 COH AAA INT 37 36 3 9 3 1 0 14 3 0 7 1 1 .250 .270 .389 .139 0 0
2019 DUR AAA INT 141 129 20 35 9 1 4 58 16 10 30 2 4 .271 .329 .450 .178 0 1
2019 TBA MLB AL 12 12 2 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 6 0 0 .083 .083 .167 .083 0 0
2019 CLE Rk AZL 24 22 8 12 4 0 2 22 6 1 3 0 0 .545 .583 1.000 .455 0 0
2019 CLT Rk AZL 9 7 1 3 2 0 0 5 0 2 1 0 0 .429 .556 .714 .286 0 0

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr% CSAA
2018 48 0.4375 0.4375 0.6190 0.6667 0.2593 0.5714 0.7143 0.3810 0.0000
2019 61 0.4754 0.5082 0.6452 0.6897 0.3438 0.7000 0.5455 0.3548 0.0000
Career1090.45870.47710.63370.67960.30660.64340.61980.36630.0000

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
2019 CLE $
2018 TBA $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 29 d1 year (2019)

Details
  • 1 year (2019). Re-signed by Tampa Bay 3/19. Acquired by Cleveland in trade from Tampa Bay 7/3/19.
  • 1 year (2018). Contract selected by Tampa Bay 9/3/18.
  • Acquired by Tampa Bay in trade from Arizona 11/14/14.
  • Drafted by Arizona 2012 (7-243) (Fordham Prep, Bronx, N.Y.). $0.2M signing bonus ($0.1423M slot).

2019 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 1/27/2017 12:35 ET

PCT PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG DRC+ VORP FRAA WARP
90o 128 17 30 5 1 4 15 8 37 6 1 .254 .305 .415 91 5.1 0.6
80o 106 13 23 4 1 3 12 6 31 4 1 .235 .283 .388 83 2.7 0.3
70o 91 11 20 3 1 3 10 5 27 4 1 .238 .286 .405 76 1.4 0.2
60o 77 9 16 3 1 2 8 4 23 3 1 .222 .273 .375 71 0.5 0.1
50o 65 7 12 2 0 2 6 3 20 2 1 .200 .238 .333 66 -0.1 0.0
40o 53 6 10 2 0 1 5 3 16 2 0 .204 .250 .306 61 -0.5 0.0
30o 39 4 7 1 0 1 4 2 12 1 0 .189 .231 .297 56 -0.7 -0.1
20o 24 2 5 1 0 1 2 1 8 1 0 .227 .261 .409 50 -0.7 -0.1
10o 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 41 -0.1 0.0
Weighted Mean71813202742231.197.243.318680.20.0

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DateQuestionAnswer
2016-01-27 19:00:00 (link to chat)Which of these 3 will make the most fantasy impact the next 2 years Cristhian Adames, Andrew Velazquez, & Nolan Fontana?
(coachdorsey00 from Tennessee)
Can I say none of the above? Because it's probably none of the above. Gun to my head, I cry for a little bit then say Adames just because he has the easiest route to playing time. Velazquez is the best player, but I don't think he plays much the next two years. But yeah, none of the above. (Matt Collins)
2014-07-07 11:00:00 (link to chat)Which Diamondbacks SS would you rather have: Sergio Alcantara or Andrew Velazquez? I'm guessing Alcantara, but Velazquez did just tie Betts' on-base streak.
(Steve from Arizona)
Alcantara. (Jason Parks on the Top 50)
2014-06-24 13:00:00 (link to chat)Any thoughts on Diamondbacks prospect Andrew Velazquez? Looks like he's had a great season. I know he's repeating a level, but he's still young for the league. The speed profile really stands out between the stolen bases and the triples.
(Steve from Phoenix)
He's not a burner, but is quick. I have plus times on him. I like the profile as a 2nd division SS or utility guy. He's a grinder, and his approach is advanced for a kid his age. He doesn't give away at bats, and plays the game hard. I wouldn't bet against him reaching the big leagues in some capacity, even though the profile isn't ultra sexy. (Jordan Gorosh)


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