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Portrait of Alberto Franco

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2019 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 24)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
30.3 6.40 1.94 30 1 0 1 -0.7
Birth Date8-16-1994
Height5' 11"
Weight165 lbs
Age25 years, 7 months, 22 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
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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

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-
2017 DRS Rk DSL 11 0 12.0 1 0 3 3 6 20 0 2.3 4.5 0.0 15.0 71% .143 0.75 1.40 0.75 44 0.90 19.2
2018 GRN A SAL 8 0 11.3 0 1 0 11 11 15 1 8.7 8.7 0.8 11.9 30% .345 1.94 4.87 7.15 112 4.99 105.6
2018 LOW A- NYP 7 0 12.7 1 2 0 8 10 19 2 5.7 7.1 1.4 13.5 44% .261 1.42 6.32 6.39 121 5.39 113.9
2018 RSX Rk GCL 11 0 15.3 0 0 4 16 4 14 1 9.4 2.3 0.6 8.2 45% .326 1.30 4.03 5.28 97 3.51 74.3

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr%

Injury History  —  No longer being updated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

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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 5 0 1.5 36 0 50.5 40 35 50 6 .257 1.47 4.45 4.85 -9.2 -1.0
80o 4.1 0 1.2 31 0 43.1 37 33 43 6 .276 1.62 5.02 5.47 -10.4 -1.1
70o 3.6 0 1 27 0 38.1 35 31 38 5 .289 1.74 5.45 5.94 -11.0 -1.2
60o 3.1 0 0.9 24 0 33.9 33 29 34 5 .301 1.84 5.83 6.35 -11.1 -1.2
50o 2.7 0 0.7 22 0 30.2 31 27 30 5 .312 1.94 6.20 6.75 -11.1 -1.2
40o 2.3 0 0.6 19 0 26.6 29 25 26 4 .324 2.05 6.58 7.16 -10.8 -1.2
30o 1.9 0 0.5 16 0 22.8 26 23 23 4 .336 2.16 7.00 7.61 -10.3 -1.1
20o 1.5 0 0.4 13 0 18.7 23 20 19 4 .350 2.31 7.51 8.17 -9.5 -1.0
10o 1 0 0.2 10 0 13.3 18 16 13 3 .371 2.53 8.26 8.98 -7.8 -0.8
Weighted Mean2.600.721029.13026295.3091.916.126.66-10.4-1.1

Preseason Long-Term Forecast (Beyond the 2019 Projections)

Playing time estimates are based on performance, not Depth Charts.
Year Age W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR GB% BABIP WHIP ERA DRA H/9 BB/9 K/9 HR/9 WARP
20202510118025252327442.3081.896.216.588.98.29.61.4-0.4
20212610119026272328442.3101.906.276.649.27.99.61.4-0.4
20222710115021212022342.3061.926.466.858.98.49.31.3-0.4
20232810118025252226442.3081.866.186.558.97.89.21.4-0.4
20242910120027272328442.3061.856.126.499.07.79.31.3-0.4
20253010118025242126442.3051.826.176.548.87.79.51.5-0.4
20263110117024242125442.3081.906.206.579.18.09.51.5-0.4
20273210116023221923442.3051.816.266.638.77.59.11.6-0.4
20283310116022221923442.3041.846.146.518.97.79.31.6-0.3

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17 94 Jayson McKinley 2018 0.00 DNP
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44 92 Pat Venditte 2009 0.00 DNP
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51 92 Jeremiah Meiners 2013 0.00 DNP
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72 92 Kenneth Roberts 2012 0.00 DNP
73 92 Scott Gaffney 2010 0.00 DNP
74 92 David Carpenter 2010 0.00 DNP
75 92 Tyler Sturdevant 2010 0.00 DNP
76 92 Kevin Nabors 2010 0.00 DNP
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79 91 Ronald Hill 2007 0.00 DNP
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81 91 Brian Trieglaff 2018 0.00 DNP
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