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2018 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 26)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date2-22-1992
Height6' 3"
Weight215 lbs
Age26 years, 7 months, 27 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2014
2015
-0.32016
-0.32017
0.42018
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA- WARP
2016 KCA MLB 10 0 8.3 1 0 0 11 5 7 1 .258 105 11.9 5.4 1.1 7.6 55% .357 .314 1.92 4.78 6.48 127 7.86 173.9 -0.3
2017 KCA MLB 33 0 45.0 1 0 0 50 13 27 4 .250 105 10.0 2.6 0.8 5.4 54% .303 .251 1.40 3.95 3.20 105 5.72 121.8 -0.3
2018 KCA MLB 65 0 72.0 5 4 0 70 20 46 7 .264 103 8.8 2.5 0.9 5.8 65% .289 .241 1.25 4.09 3.25 96 4.46 99.7 0.4
CareerMLB1080125.3740131388012.2581049.42.70.95.760%.299.2501.354.093.451025.14112.6-0.2

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 GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA-
2013 BNC Rk 10 5 42.3 4 2 0 49 5 32 2 .255 93 10.4 1.1 0.4 6.8 61% .353 .251 1.28 2.88 3.40 0 0.00 0.0
2014 LEX A 2 0 4.0 1 0 0 2 2 1 0 .227 103 4.5 4.5 0.0 2.2 80% .200 .161 1.00 4.58 0.00 107 4.00 86.0
2015 LEX A 6 0 12.0 1 1 2 10 1 8 0 .268 108 7.5 0.8 0.0 6.0 61% .263 .209 0.92 2.39 1.50 95 4.89 107.3
2015 WIL A+ 16 0 33.0 3 3 4 24 5 23 2 .256 99 6.5 1.4 0.5 6.3 57% .232 .200 0.88 3.10 1.64 85 3.94 91.6
2015 NWA AA 11 0 17.3 1 0 0 24 8 9 1 .263 98 12.5 4.2 0.5 4.7 48% .348 .294 1.85 4.39 5.71 112 4.05 87.3
2015 SUR Wnt 10 0 9.7 1 1 0 11 2 7 2 .000 10.2 1.9 1.9 6.5 0% .300 .000 1.34 6.37 9.31 0 0.00 0.0
2016 KCA MLB 10 0 8.3 1 0 0 11 5 7 1 .258 105 11.9 5.4 1.1 7.6 55% .357 .314 1.92 4.78 6.48 127 7.86 173.9
2016 NWA AA 22 0 34.7 3 2 11 26 8 29 3 .264 6.8 2.1 0.8 7.5 53% .245 .220 0.98 3.40 3.12 0 0.00 0.0
2016 OMA AAA 25 0 33.3 2 4 5 28 16 30 4 .277 7.6 4.3 1.1 8.1 56% .270 .257 1.32 5.01 2.97 0 0.00 0.0
2016 ESC Wnt 13 0 14.3 2 0 7 13 5 8 0 .000 8.2 3.1 0.0 5.0 0% .277 .000 1.26 2.61 1.88 0 0.00 0.0
2017 KCA MLB 33 0 45.0 1 0 0 50 13 27 4 .250 105 10.0 2.6 0.8 5.4 54% .303 .251 1.40 3.95 3.20 105 5.72 121.8
2017 OMA AAA 25 0 32.0 1 1 2 32 9 17 3 .265 9.0 2.5 0.8 4.8 58% .296 .232 1.28 4.72 3.09 0 0.00 0.0
2018 KCA MLB 65 0 72.0 5 4 0 70 20 46 7 .264 103 8.8 2.5 0.9 5.8 65% .289 .241 1.25 4.09 3.25 96 4.46 99.7
2018 OMA AAA 3 0 3.3 0 1 0 5 1 3 0 .274 13.5 2.7 0.0 8.1 42% .417 .319 1.80 2.84 5.40 110 4.22 90.7

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
2016 166 0.4880 0.4518 0.8933 0.7037 0.2118 0.9474 0.7222 0.1067
2017 711 0.5457 0.5077 0.8089 0.7036 0.2724 0.8608 0.6477 0.1911
2018 1008 0.4573 0.4931 0.7948 0.6638 0.3492 0.8824 0.6545 0.2052
Career18850.49330.4950.80880.68230.30810.880.65790.1912

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
2014-04-15 - Minors - - - Not Disclosed - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2018 KCA $
2017 KCA $
2016 KCA $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 124 d1 year/$554,250 (2018)

Details
  • 1 year/$554,250 (2018). Re-signed by Kansas City 3/18.
  • 1 year (2017). Re-signed by Kansas City 2/17.
  • 1 year (2016). Contract selected by Kansas City 9/6/16.
  • Drafted by Kansas City 2013 (16-474) (Marist).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .333 .429 .611 .374
11 vs R (Multi) .294 .368 .294 .251
18 Split (Multi) .039 .060 .317 .123
19 LgAvg (Multi) .006 .020 .015 .013
30 vs L (2016) .333 .429 .611 .374
31 vs R (2016) .294 .368 .294 .251
38 Split (2016) .039 .060 .317 .123
39 LgAvg (2016) .003 .018 .013 .012

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