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2018 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 26)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
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Birth Date2-25-1992
Height6' 4"
Weight215 lbs
Age26 years, 3 months, 28 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
0.72014
-0.12015
1.02016
-1.02017
1.52018
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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
2014 CHN 22 24 97 89 11 26 8 1 5 51 6 24 0 2 20 1 0 .292 .330 .573 .324 7.2 -0.6 0.7
2015 CHN 23 101 404 366 39 96 18 1 10 146 32 121 3 3 0 47 3 1 .262 .324 .399 .263 7.7 -8.8 -0.1
2016 CHN 24 86 264 227 37 54 9 0 12 99 31 66 3 3 0 31 0 0 .238 .333 .436 .293 13.9 -3.8 1.0
2017 KCA 25 35 110 97 7 14 5 0 2 25 12 36 1 0 0 6 0 0 .144 .245 .258 .172 -8.6 -0.9 -1.0
2018 KCA 26 61 257 223 27 59 18 0 9 104 28 69 4 2 0 28 3 1 .265 .354 .466 .292 11.8 -3.5 0.9
Career30711321002121249582384251093161110013272.249.326.424.27332.0-17.71.6

Statistics for All Levels

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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 PEO A 20 88 .331 .258 .331 .396 .264 .338 99 6.8 2.6 -1 -1.1 0.4 8.8 0.8 8.8 0.8
2012 CUB Rk 14 61 .301 .247 .324 .358 .260 .282 94 2.9 1.9 -0.9 -1.4 2.5 6.5 0.5 6.5 0.5
2013 DAY A+ 55 237 .283 .251 .319 .366 .253 .304 101 6 6.9 -2.6 -2.3 1.8 12.2 1.0 12.2 1.0
2014 CHN MLB 24 97 .324 .238 .297 .365 .247 .339 100 5.8 2.5 -0.9 -0.6 -0.2 7.2 0.7 7.2 0.7
2014 TEN AA 22 79 .450 .265 .329 .397 .274 .457 100 15.4 2.2 -0.8 -2.8 -0.3 16.4 1.4 16.4 1.4
2014 IOW AAA 32 127 .324 .273 .335 .421 .263 .303 94 9.2 3.8 -1.5 -1.1 -0.1 11.5 1.0 11.5 1.0
2014 CUB Rk 8 30 .415 .283 .352 .411 .288 .529 99 5.1 1.1 -0.5 0.0 -0.6 4.9 0.4 4.9 0.4
2015 CHN MLB 101 404 .263 .253 .316 .395 .261 .361 98 1.1 10.9 -4 -8.8 -0.2 7.7 -0.1 7.7 -0.1
2015 IOW AAA 4 16 .203 .258 .331 .370 .269 .222 85 -0.9 0.4 -0.2 -0.8 -0.3 -0.9 -0.2 -0.9 -0.2
2016 CHN MLB 86 264 .293 .268 .334 .440 .278 .276 93 8.8 7.5 -2.1 -3.8 -0.4 13.9 1.0 13.9 1.0
2016 TEN AA 9 42 .246 .248 .327 .353 .260 .250 100 -0.6 1.1 -0.4 -0.5 0.0 0.1 -0.0 0.1 -0.0
2016 IOW AAA 2 7 .038 .244 .305 .365 .251 .500 91 -1.6 0.2 0 -0.3 0.0 -1.5 -0.2 -1.5 -0.2
2017 KCA MLB 35 110 .172 .251 .318 .420 .255 .203 103 -10.2 3.2 -1.4 -0.9 -0.3 -8.6 -1.0 -8.6 -1.0
2017 OMA AAA 74 327 .320 .264 .328 .413 .259 .293 98 21.7 9.7 -3.6 2.7 -2.0 25.8 2.8 25.8 2.8
2018 KCA MLB 61 257 .292 .245 .319 .407 .263 .340 104 8.2 7.1 -2.9 -3.5 -0.6 11.8 0.9 11.8 0.9

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 PEO A 88 14 27 5 0 3 15 6 6 4 1 .338 .398 .512 .175 .331 8.8 -1.1 0.8
2012 CUB Rk 61 14 13 2 0 2 10 6 13 8 0 .241 .328 .389 .148 .301 6.5 -1.4 0.5
2013 DAY A+ 237 38 59 13 1 8 35 21 38 5 1 .281 .343 .467 .186 .283 12.2 -2.3 1.0
2014 TEN AA 79 13 27 9 1 6 22 12 15 0 0 .415 .494 .862 .446 .450 16.4 -2.8 1.4
2014 CUB Rk 30 7 10 3 0 1 6 4 7 0 0 .400 .500 .640 .240 .415 4.9 0.0 0.4
2014 IOW AAA 127 22 31 11 1 8 29 17 26 0 1 .282 .378 .618 .336 .324 11.5 -1.1 1.0
2014 CHN MLB 97 11 26 8 1 5 20 6 24 1 0 .292 .330 .573 .281 .324 7.2 -0.6 0.7
2015 IOW AAA 16 1 2 0 0 0 1 3 4 0 0 .154 .312 .154 .000 .203 -0.9 -0.8 -0.2
2015 CHN MLB 404 39 96 18 1 10 47 32 121 3 1 .262 .324 .399 .137 .263 7.7 -8.8 -0.1
2016 IOW AAA 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .143 .143 .143 .000 .038 -1.5 -0.3 -0.2
2016 CHN MLB 264 37 54 9 0 12 31 31 66 0 0 .238 .333 .436 .198 .293 13.9 -3.8 1.0
2016 TEN AA 42 4 5 0 0 0 2 11 11 0 0 .167 .381 .167 .000 .246 0.1 -0.5 -0.0
2017 KCA MLB 110 7 14 5 0 2 6 12 36 0 0 .144 .245 .258 .113 .172 -8.6 -0.9 -1.0
2017 OMA AAA 327 49 73 9 0 24 59 50 82 1 0 .267 .388 .564 .297 .320 25.8 2.7 2.8
2018 KCA MLB 257 27 59 18 0 9 28 28 69 3 1 .265 .354 .466 .202 .292 11.8 -3.5 0.9

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 CSAA_CHANCES CSAA_RT
2014 368 0.4783 0.4511 0.6928 0.6420 0.2760 0.7699 0.5283 0.3072 162 0.007122
2015 1597 0.4634 0.4822 0.6649 0.6824 0.3092 0.8139 0.3811 0.3351 689 0.004666
2016 1063 0.4431 0.4516 0.6771 0.6794 0.2703 0.7750 0.4813 0.3229 0 0.000000
2017 443 0.4447 0.4018 0.6461 0.5939 0.2480 0.7692 0.4098 0.3539 0 0.000000
2018 1037 0.4349 0.4368 0.6380 0.6475 0.2747 0.7945 0.3540 0.3620 0 0.000000
Career45080.45140.45410.6620.66170.28340.79230.41330.338257.3090.0022

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
6 yrPrevious$16,000,001
2018Current$4,666,667
7 yrPvs + Cur$20,666,668
2 yrFuture$9,333,332
9 yrTotal$30,000,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 33 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.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .259 .351 .431 .284
11 vs R (Multi) .248 .321 .426 .281
18 Split (Multi) -.011 -.029 -.005 -.002
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.010 -.021 -.029 -.017
30 vs L (2016) .267 .345 .467 .298
31 vs R (2016) .224 .328 .421 .290
38 Split (2016) -.043 -.017 -.046 -.008
39 LgAvg (2016) -.008 -.018 -.027 -.016

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