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Birth Date2-25-1992
Height6' 4"
Weight230 lbs
Age27 years, 7 months, 23 days
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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
2014 CHN 22 24 97 26 8 1 5 6 24 0 1 0 .292 .330 .573 99 -0.1 -0.2 -0.6 0.1
2015 CHN 23 101 404 96 18 1 10 32 121 3 3 1 .262 .324 .399 83 -6.3 -0.2 -8.8 -0.9
2016 CHN 24 86 264 54 9 0 12 31 66 3 0 0 .238 .333 .436 99 0.3 -0.4 -3.8 0.2
2017 KCA 25 35 110 14 5 0 2 12 36 1 0 0 .144 .245 .258 64 -4.7 -0.3 -0.9 -0.4
2018 KCA 26 61 257 59 18 0 9 28 69 4 3 1 .265 .354 .466 101 1.0 -0.5 -1.0 0.4
2019 KCA 27 162 679 156 33 1 48 73 178 10 3 1 .265 .354 .569 142 40.4 -4.3 0.4 4.5
Career46918114059138618249421103.255.336.47811030.6-5.8-14.83.8

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 LG G PA oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ DRC+ DRC+ SD FRAA BRR DRAA BWARP
2012 PEO A MID 20 88 .258 .331 .396 .338 98 6.9 2.6 -1 155 0 -1.1 0.4 5.1 0.6
2012 CUB Rk AZL 14 61 .247 .324 .358 .282 93 3.1 1.9 -0.9 90 0 -1.4 2.5 -0.6 0.1
2013 DAY A+ FSL 55 237 .251 .319 .366 .304 101 5.9 6.9 -2.6 127 0 -2.3 1.8 2.0 0.6
2014 CHN MLB NL 24 97 .238 .297 .365 .339 101 5.5 2.5 -0.9 99 18 -0.6 -0.2 -0.1 0.1
2014 TEN AA SOU 22 79 .265 .329 .397 .457 100 15.3 2.2 -0.8 230 0 -2.8 -0.3 9.9 0.9
2014 IOW AAA PCL 32 127 .273 .335 .421 .303 93 9.5 3.8 -1.5 157 0 -1.1 -0.1 7.8 0.9
2014 CUB Rk AZL 8 30 .000 .000 .000 .529 0.0 193 0 0.0 0.0 1.3 0.0
2015 CHN MLB NL 101 404 .253 .316 .395 .361 92 3.4 10.9 -4 83 8 -8.8 -0.2 -6.3 -0.9
2015 IOW AAA PCL 4 16 .258 .331 .370 .222 88 -1 0.4 -0.2 82 0 -0.8 -0.3 -0.6 -0.1
2016 CHN MLB NL 86 264 .268 .334 .440 .276 92 9 7.5 -2.1 99 12 -3.8 -0.4 0.3 0.2
2016 TEN AA SOU 9 42 .248 .327 .353 .250 102 -0.7 1.1 -0.4 108 0 -0.5 0.0 -0.4 0.0
2016 IOW AAA PCL 2 7 .244 .305 .365 .500 89 -1.6 0.2 0 2 0 -0.3 0.0 -0.8 -0.1
2017 KCA MLB AL 35 110 .251 .318 .420 .203 102 -10.1 3.2 -1.4 64 8 -0.9 -0.3 -4.7 -0.4
2017 OMA AAA PCL 74 327 .264 .328 .413 .293 99 20.8 9.7 -3.6 140 0 2.7 -2.0 17.3 2.4
2018 KCA MLB AL 61 257 .250 .322 .420 .340 104 7.9 7.2 -3 101 11 -1.0 -0.5 1.0 0.4
2018 OMA AAA PCL 2 10 .257 .384 .391 1.000 90 0 0.3 -0.2 22 0 0.0 -0.3 -0.9 -0.1
2019 KCA MLB AL 162 679 .252 .319 .432 .294 101 34.9 20.4 -11.3 142 6 0.4 -4.3 40.4 4.5

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 PEO A MID 88 80 14 27 5 0 3 41 15 6 6 4 1 .338 .398 .513 .175 0 0
2012 CUB Rk AZL 61 54 14 13 2 0 2 21 10 6 13 8 0 .241 .328 .389 .148 0 0
2013 DAY A+ FSL 237 210 38 59 13 1 8 98 35 21 38 5 1 .281 .343 .467 .186 4 0
2014 IOW AAA PCL 127 110 22 31 11 1 8 68 29 17 26 0 1 .282 .378 .618 .336 0
2014 TEN AA SOU 79 65 13 27 9 1 6 56 22 12 15 0 0 .415 .494 .862 .446 2
2014 CUB Rk AZL 30 25 7 10 3 0 1 16 6 4 7 0 0 .400 .500 .640 .240 0
2014 CHN MLB NL 97 89 11 26 8 1 5 51 20 6 24 1 0 .292 .330 .573 .281 2
2015 CHN MLB NL 404 366 39 96 18 1 10 146 47 32 121 3 1 .262 .324 .399 .137 3 0
2015 IOW AAA PCL 16 13 1 2 0 0 0 2 1 3 4 0 0 .154 .313 .154 .000 0 0
2016 TEN AA SOU 42 30 4 5 0 0 0 5 2 11 11 0 0 .167 .381 .167 .000 1 0
2016 CHN MLB NL 264 227 37 54 9 0 12 99 31 31 66 0 0 .238 .333 .436 .198 3 0
2016 IOW AAA PCL 7 7 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 5 0 0 .143 .143 .143 .000 0 0
2017 OMA AAA PCL 327 273 49 73 9 0 24 154 59 50 82 1 0 .267 .388 .564 .297 0 0
2017 KCA MLB AL 110 97 7 14 5 0 2 25 6 12 36 0 0 .144 .245 .258 .113 0 0
2018 KCA MLB AL 257 223 27 59 18 0 9 104 28 28 69 3 1 .265 .354 .466 .202 2 0
2018 OMA AAA PCL 10 8 0 2 0 0 0 2 1 2 6 0 0 .250 .400 .250 .000 0 0
2019 KCA MLB AL 679 589 95 156 33 1 48 335 117 73 178 3 1 .265 .354 .569 .304 4 0

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr% CSAA
2014 368 0.4728 0.4511 0.6928 0.6264 0.2938 0.7615 0.5614 0.3072 0.0071
2015 1597 0.4465 0.4822 0.6649 0.6760 0.3258 0.8278 0.3924 0.3351 0.0047
2016 1063 0.4374 0.4516 0.6771 0.6710 0.2809 0.7788 0.4881 0.3229 0.0000
2017 439 0.4465 0.4055 0.6461 0.5969 0.2510 0.7521 0.4426 0.3539 0.0000
2018 1037 0.4446 0.4368 0.6380 0.6508 0.2656 0.7767 0.3660 0.3620 0.0000
2019 2743 0.4677 0.4386 0.6750 0.6602 0.2438 0.7993 0.3792 0.3250 0.0000
Career72470.45430.44850.66690.65840.27340.79460.40930.33310.0014

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
2014-05-16 2014-07-06 Minors 51 0 Right Thigh Strain Hamstring - -
2014-04-04 2014-05-07 Minors 33 0 - Thigh Strain Hamstring - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2020 KCA $4,666,666
2019 KCA $4,666,666
2018 KCA $4,666,667
2017 KCA $3,666,667
2016 CHN $3,666,666
2015 CHN $2,666,667
2014 CHN $2,666,667
2013 CHN $1,666,667
2012 CHN $1,666,667
YearsDescriptionSalary
7 yrPrevious$20,666,668
2019Current$4,666,666
8 yrPvs + Cur$25,333,334
1 yrFuture$4,666,666
9 yrTotal$30,000,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
3 y 143 dACES9 years/$30M (2012-20)

Details
  • 9 years/$30M (2012-20). Signed by Chicago Cubs as free agent from Cuba 6/30/12. $6M signing bonus (half paid upon contract approval, half paid by 1/13/13). 12:$1M, 13:$1M, 14:$2M, 15:$2M, 16:$3M, 17:$3M, 18:$4M, 19:$4M, 20:$4M. Once eligible, may opt out of remaining salaries and into arbitration. Acquired by Kansas City in trade from Chicago Cubs 12/7/16.

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 46 10 2 0 2 6 11 0 0 .256 .370 .462 119 0.0 RF 0, 0.0
80o 31 6 1 0 1 4 8 0 0 .231 .333 .385 113 0.0 RF 0, 0.0
70o 20 5 1 0 1 2 5 0 0 .294 .368 .529 109 0.0 RF 0, 0.0
60o 11 1 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .111 .200 .111 105 0.0 RF 0, 0.0
50o 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 102 0.0 RF 0, 0.0
Weighted Mean300000100.000.000.0001020.0RF 0,0.0

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