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Jorge Soler RFRoyals

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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG DRC+ WARP
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Birth Date2-25-1992
Height6' 4"
Weight230 lbs
Age26 years, 10 months, 24 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
0.12014
-0.82015
0.42016
-0.42017
0.22018
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 98 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 85 -5.1 -0.2 -8.8 -0.8
2016 CHN 24 86 264 54 9 0 12 31 66 3 0 0 .238 .333 .436 105 2.9 -0.4 -3.8 0.4
2017 KCA 25 35 110 14 5 0 2 12 36 1 0 0 .144 .245 .258 62 -4.8 -0.3 -0.9 -0.4
2018 KCA 26 61 257 59 18 0 9 28 69 4 3 1 .265 .354 .466 94 -0.7 -0.5 -1.0 0.2
Career3071132249582381093161172.249.326.42491-7.6-1.6-15.2-0.5

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 oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ DRC+ DRC+ SD FRAA BRR DRAA BWARP
2012 PEO A 20 88 .258 .331 .396 .338 99 6.8 2.6 -1 116 2 -1.1 0.4 1.8 0.3
2012 CUB Rk 14 61 .247 .324 .358 .282 94 2.9 1.9 -0.9 84 4 -1.4 2.5 -1.1 0.1
2013 DAY A+ 55 237 .251 .319 .366 .304 101 6 6.9 -2.6 118 2 -2.3 1.8 5.8 1.0
2014 CHN MLB 24 97 .238 .297 .365 .339 100 5.8 2.5 -0.9 98 25 -0.6 -0.2 0.1 0.1
2014 TEN AA 22 79 .265 .329 .397 .457 100 15.4 2.2 -0.8 156 3 -2.8 -0.3 5.7 0.4
2014 IOW AAA 32 127 .273 .335 .421 .303 94 9.2 3.8 -1.5 132 2 -1.1 -0.1 5.9 0.7
2014 CUB Rk 8 30 .000 .000 .000 .529 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2015 CHN MLB 101 404 .253 .316 .395 .361 98 1.1 10.9 -4 85 17 -8.8 -0.2 -5.1 -0.8
2015 IOW AAA 4 16 .258 .331 .370 .222 85 -0.9 0.4 -0.2 80 4 -0.8 -0.3 -0.3 -0.1
2016 CHN MLB 86 264 .268 .334 .440 .276 93 8.8 7.5 -2.1 105 19 -3.8 -0.4 2.9 0.4
2016 TEN AA 9 42 .248 .327 .353 .250 100 -0.6 1.1 -0.4 105 4 -0.5 0.0 0.3 0.1
2016 IOW AAA 2 7 .244 .305 .365 .500 91 -1.6 0.2 0 61 17 -0.3 0.0 -0.3 0.0
2017 KCA MLB 35 110 .251 .318 .420 .203 103 -10.2 3.2 -1.4 62 15 -0.9 -0.3 -4.8 -0.4
2017 OMA AAA 74 327 .264 .328 .413 .293 98 21.7 9.7 -3.6 147 2 2.7 -2.0 20.7 2.7
2018 KCA MLB 61 257 .250 .322 .420 .340 103 8.2 7.2 -3 94 19 -1.0 -0.5 -0.7 0.2
2018 OMA AAA 2 10 .257 .384 .391 1.000 90 0 0.3 -0.2 67 17 0.0 -0.3 -0.4 -0.1

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

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr% CSAA
2014 368 0.4783 0.4511 0.6928 0.6420 0.2760 0.7699 0.5283 0.3072 0.0071
2015 1597 0.4634 0.4822 0.6649 0.6824 0.3092 0.8139 0.3811 0.3351 0.0047
2016 1063 0.4431 0.4516 0.6771 0.6794 0.2703 0.7750 0.4813 0.3229 0.0000
2017 443 0.4447 0.4018 0.6461 0.5939 0.2480 0.7692 0.4098 0.3539 0.0000
2018 1037 0.4349 0.4368 0.6380 0.6475 0.2747 0.7945 0.3540 0.3620 0.0000
Career45080.45140.45410.66200.66170.28340.79230.41330.33800.0022

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
7 yrPrevious$20,666,668
2018Current$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.

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Platoon

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

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