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2019 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 23)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date9-7-1995
Height6' 3"
Weight195 lbs
Age23 years, 11 months, 13 days
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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 PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA- WARP
2019 MIN MLB 7 4 36.0 1 2 1 34 9 27 6 101 8.5 2.3 1.5 6.8 39% .277 1.19 4.62 4.00 113 5.75 117.3 0.0
CareerMLB7436.01213492761018.52.31.56.839%.2771.194.624.001135.75117.30.0

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 GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA-
2016 DOD Rk AZL 11 0 10.7 0 2 0 16 6 12 0 13.5 5.1 0.0 10.1 38% .471 2.06 3.54 7.59 107 9.34 206.2
2017 GRL A MID 10 10 52.3 2 3 0 40 12 57 6 95 6.9 2.1 1.0 9.8 49% .266 0.99 3.55 3.78 85 2.93 62.4
2017 RCU A+ CAL 16 15 90.0 5 4 0 107 18 102 10 105 10.7 1.8 1.0 10.2 44% .367 1.39 3.80 4.40 86 4.75 101.0
2018 CHT AA SOU 10 0 12.0 0 0 4 14 2 16 0 10.5 1.5 0.0 12.0 36% .389 1.33 1.45 3.00 68 3.60 76.0
2018 TUL AA TEX 23 14 83.7 5 5 0 94 19 67 9 110 10.1 2.0 1.0 7.2 39% .321 1.35 4.10 4.73 96 4.70 99.3
2018 SRR Wnt AFL 8 0 7.7 1 0 0 14 4 7 1 16.4 4.7 1.2 8.2 25% .419 2.35 5.42 5.87 0 0.00 0.0
2019 MIN MLB AL 7 4 36.0 1 2 1 34 9 27 6 101 8.5 2.3 1.5 6.8 39% .277 1.19 4.62 4.00 113 5.75 117.3
2019 PEN AA SOU 5 5 30.0 3 1 0 19 3 33 0 103 5.7 0.9 0.0 9.9 42% .268 0.73 1.45 0.60 65 2.76 56.4
2019 ROC AAA INT 12 11 62.7 1 3 0 57 17 60 10 99 8.2 2.4 1.4 8.6 43% .276 1.18 4.73 3.45 98 3.85 78.8

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr%
2019 521 0.4952 0.4914 0.8047 0.6434 0.3422 0.8855 0.6556 0.1953
Career5210.49520.49140.80470.64340.34220.88550.65560.1953

Injury History  —  No longer being updated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 MIN $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 0 d1 year (2019)

Details
  • 1 year (2019). Contract selected by Minnesota 5/28/19.
  • Acquired by Minnesota in trade from LA Dodgers 7/31/18.
  • Drafted by LA Dodgers 2016 (5-161) (San Jacinto JC, Texas). $497,500 signing bonus ($331,100 slot).

2019 Preseason Forecast

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

PCT W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR BABIP WHIP ERA DRA VORP WARP
90o 1 1 0 9 2 33.5 31 13 28 5 .266 1.31 4.34 4.66 1.0 0.1
80o 1 1 0 9 2 27.8 28 12 23 5 .280 1.40 4.79 5.13 0.2 0.0
70o 0.9 1.1 0 9 2 23.9 25 10 20 4 .290 1.48 5.12 5.48 -0.5 -0.1
60o 0.9 1.1 0 9 2 20.6 22 9 17 4 .299 1.54 5.40 5.78 -1.0 -0.1
50o 0.9 1.2 0 9 2 17.6 20 8 15 3 .307 1.61 5.67 6.07 -1.6 -0.2
40o 0.8 1.2 0 9 2 14.7 17 7 12 3 .316 1.67 5.95 6.37 -2.1 -0.2
30o 0.8 1.2 0 9 2 11.7 14 6 10 2 .325 1.74 6.25 6.69 -2.7 -0.3
20o 0.8 1.3 0 9 2 8.3 11 4 7 2 .335 1.83 6.60 7.07 -3.5 -0.4
10o 0.7 1.4 0 9 2 3.7 5 2 3 1 .350 1.95 7.13 7.62 -4.5 -0.5
Weighted Mean0.91.209216.9198143.3051.595.636.03-1.5-0.2

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DateQuestionAnswer
2019-06-10 20:00:00 (link to chat)Was tricked by a two start promise for Devin Smeltzer. Drop him to get Gallen before someone else does? Limited add/drop league.
(Vic from Baltimore)
I'm not going to lie to you -- I had to look up who Devin Smeltzer is. He is safe to drop for pretty much anyone. (Ben Carsley)


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