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2019 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 35)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB DRC+ WARP
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Birth Date4-11-1984
Height5' 10"
Weight192 lbs
Age35 years, 4 months, 14 days
BatsB
ThrowsR
1.02015
0.12016
-0.32017
2018
0.02019
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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
2004 KCA 20 19 67 19 2 2 0 5 6 1 1 2 .317 .379 .417 81 -1.5 -0.1 0.4 0.2
2005 KCA 21 26 86 17 0 1 0 0 5 1 0 1 .215 .220 .241 68 -3.3 0.2 -0.2 -0.1
2006 KCA 22 33 96 21 4 1 0 5 14 1 0 1 .241 .290 .310 65 -3.9 0.6 2.5 0.3
2009 CHN 25 53 138 31 8 0 1 8 14 1 0 2 .252 .303 .341 70 -4.7 -0.1 0.9 0.0
2010 TEX 26 68 185 46 10 1 0 11 24 3 0 2 .277 .330 .349 88 -2.3 -1.5 3.5 0.6
2011 TEX 27 36 82 17 3 0 2 4 14 0 0 1 .224 .263 .342 75 -2.2 -0.1 0.2 0.1
2014 PHI 30 25 53 13 5 0 1 2 6 0 0 0 .277 .306 .447 94 -0.3 -0.6 0.9 0.2
2015 PHI 31 106 261 68 22 3 7 21 44 4 1 1 .292 .360 .502 103 1.9 1.1 -1.0 1.0
2016 PHI 32 90 209 48 15 1 4 11 41 7 2 3 .253 .316 .405 84 -3.5 1.5 -3.0 0.1
2017 PHI 33 80 144 25 4 0 3 12 34 0 1 0 .192 .257 .292 65 -5.9 -0.7 -0.4 -0.3
Career5361321305739187920218513.256.310.37882-25.60.43.92.2

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 LG G PA oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ DRC+ DRC+ SD FRAA BRR DRAA BWARP
2002 WIL A+ CRL 5 16 .000 .000 .000 .364 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 WIL A+ CRL 113 469 .000 .000 .000 .263 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 KCA MLB AL 19 67 .288 .355 .466 .352 103 0.7 2.0 0.9 81 10 0.4 -0.1 -1.5 0.2
2004 WIC AA TXS 93 359 .000 .000 .000 .278 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 KCA MLB AL 26 86 .260 .313 .409 .224 103 -7.1 2.5 0 68 13 -0.2 0.2 -3.3 -0.1
2005 HDS A+ CLF 3 10 .000 .000 .000 .556 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 WIC AA TXS 9 41 .255 .322 .385 .200 97 -0.9 0.8 0.4 48 0 0.8 -0.5 -2.3 -0.1
2005 OMA AAA PCL 35 129 .273 .344 .439 .304 89 0.1 1.9 0.9 65 0 4.8 0.2 -4.8 0.3
2006 KCA MLB AL 33 96 .267 .331 .421 .288 113 -5.4 2.9 1.1 65 10 2.5 0.6 -3.9 0.3
2006 OMA AAA PCL 88 319 .261 .329 .397 .265 100 -8 8.9 4.1 70 0 6.1 -2.4 -9.9 0.7
2007 OMA AAA PCL 28 107 .274 .343 .424 .216 106 -7 3.1 1 36 0 0.0 -0.1 -7.3 -0.3
2007 ROY Rk AZL 2 2 .500 .533 .786 .000 105 -0.6 0.1 0 3 0 0.0 0.0 -0.4 0.0
2008 IOW AAA PCL 102 330 .280 .347 .447 .305 109 -18.1 10.5 4.6 60 0 -0.9 0.8 -19.4 -0.4
2009 CHN MLB NL 53 138 .262 .331 .413 .278 99 -6.2 4.0 0.4 70 14 0.9 -0.1 -4.7 0.0
2009 IOW AAA PCL 64 258 .269 .337 .409 .322 89 11 7.5 3 114 0 -0.1 1.7 5.0 1.7
2010 TEX MLB AL 68 185 .262 .326 .404 .319 115 -4.2 5.1 0.6 88 16 3.5 -1.5 -2.3 0.6
2011 TEX MLB AL 36 82 .261 .329 .411 .250 114 -3.7 2.2 0.8 75 11 0.2 -0.1 -2.2 0.1
2011 ROU AAA PCL 6 25 .258 .329 .383 .263 98 -1.4 0.8 0.3 86 0 -0.8 -0.2 -0.4 0.0
2012 LEH AAA INT 120 461 .256 .325 .385 .264 96 -15.8 13.7 6.2 79 0 11.8 -0.8 -9.6 2.1
2012 MAG Wnt VWL 26 84 .000 .000 .000 .229 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2014 PHI MLB NL 25 53 .250 .307 .376 .300 97 0.2 1.4 0.3 94 12 0.9 -0.6 -0.3 0.2
2014 LEH AAA INT 45 155 .261 .326 .394 .292 99 -8.4 4.6 1.8 72 0 1.2 1.2 -6.8 0.2
2015 PHI MLB NL 106 261 .253 .314 .396 .335 94 11.9 7.0 0.6 103 10 -1.0 1.1 1.9 1.0
2016 PHI MLB NL 90 209 .251 .320 .409 .301 91 0.2 5.9 0.3 84 10 -3.0 1.5 -3.5 0.1
2017 PHI MLB NL 80 144 .248 .320 .412 .232 98 -8.3 4.2 0 65 9 -0.4 -0.7 -5.9 -0.3
2018 CSP AAA PCL 96 357 .268 .337 .417 .291 110 4.3 10.5 -2.6 101 0 -1.7 1.0 1.9 0.9
2018 MAG Wnt VWL 27 100 .270 .327 .391 .238 107 1.8 2.9 0.5 93 1 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.1
2019 GWN AAA INT 111 499 .272 .347 .458 .301 100 0.8 17.1 -0.4 110 0 -5.9 -1.2 7.2 1.5

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team lvl LG PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO SF SH
2002 WIL A+ CRL 16 13 2 4 1 0 0 5 0 1 4 0 0 .308 .313 .385 .077 2 2
2003 WIL A+ CRL 469 394 61 96 11 3 0 113 25 44 50 13 7 .244 .317 .287 .043 21 21
2004 WIC AA TXS 359 324 34 80 10 2 0 94 21 18 44 7 6 .247 .294 .290 .043 8 8
2004 KCA MLB AL 67 60 9 19 2 2 0 25 5 5 6 1 2 .317 .379 .417 .100 0 1
2005 KCA MLB AL 86 79 6 17 0 1 0 19 5 0 5 0 1 .215 .220 .241 .025 2 4
2005 WIC AA TXS 41 37 5 7 0 0 1 10 5 3 7 0 0 .189 .244 .270 .081 1 1
2005 HDS A+ CLF 10 10 0 5 1 0 0 6 3 0 1 1 2 .500 .500 .600 .100 0 0
2005 OMA AAA PCL 129 114 13 29 4 2 1 40 9 10 23 2 0 .254 .326 .351 .096 2 2
2006 KCA MLB AL 96 87 9 21 4 1 0 27 9 5 14 0 1 .241 .290 .310 .069 0 3
2006 OMA AAA PCL 319 283 30 67 9 4 2 90 20 21 41 6 4 .237 .305 .318 .081 5 5
2007 OMA AAA PCL 107 97 8 19 2 0 0 21 8 5 12 0 0 .196 .229 .216 .021 3 3
2007 ROY Rk AZL 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
2008 IOW AAA PCL 330 298 30 85 8 2 1 100 36 15 31 9 3 .285 .321 .336 .050 9 9
2009 CHN MLB NL 138 123 15 31 8 0 1 42 12 8 14 0 2 .252 .303 .341 .089 0 6
2009 IOW AAA PCL 258 230 30 70 17 2 6 109 29 17 28 6 1 .304 .356 .474 .170 3 3
2010 TEX MLB AL 185 166 17 46 10 1 0 58 13 11 24 0 2 .277 .330 .349 .072 2 3
2011 ROU AAA PCL 25 22 3 5 3 0 0 8 5 3 3 0 0 .227 .320 .364 .136 0 0
2011 TEX MLB AL 82 76 9 17 3 0 2 26 3 4 14 0 1 .224 .263 .342 .118 0 2
2012 MAG Wnt VWL 84 66 9 11 2 1 0 15 7 12 20 0 0 .167 .305 .227 .061 2 2
2012 LEH AAA INT 461 413 47 97 14 1 10 143 40 39 77 6 5 .235 .301 .346 .111 4 3
2014 LEH AAA INT 155 137 16 33 6 0 0 39 11 13 25 3 5 .241 .314 .285 .044 1
2014 PHI MLB NL 53 47 4 13 5 0 1 21 3 2 6 0 0 .277 .306 .447 .170 0
2015 PHI MLB NL 261 233 32 68 22 3 7 117 25 21 44 1 1 .292 .360 .502 .210 0 3
2016 PHI MLB NL 209 190 26 48 15 1 4 77 21 11 41 2 3 .253 .316 .405 .153 1 0
2017 PHI MLB NL 144 130 10 25 4 0 3 38 13 12 34 1 0 .192 .257 .292 .100 2 0
2018 MAG Wnt VWL 100 83 15 19 3 0 4 34 9 12 17 2 0 .229 .330 .410 .181 1 3
2018 CSP AAA PCL 357 306 51 83 17 3 9 133 47 35 47 6 3 .271 .362 .435 .163 4 0
2019 GWN AAA INT 499 427 75 112 22 1 19 193 59 55 101 2 4 .262 .365 .452 .190 2 0

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr% CSAA
2009 454 0.5022 0.5066 0.8522 0.6316 0.3805 0.9236 0.7326 0.1478 0.0015
2010 612 0.5131 0.4608 0.8191 0.6019 0.3121 0.8995 0.6559 0.1809 0.0007
2011 302 0.4868 0.5066 0.8039 0.6531 0.3677 0.8438 0.7368 0.1961 0.0016
2014 195 0.4821 0.4667 0.8462 0.6277 0.3168 0.8814 0.7813 0.1538 -0.0036
2015 1006 0.4920 0.4761 0.7787 0.6364 0.3209 0.8254 0.6890 0.2213 0.0025
2016 786 0.4529 0.5280 0.7349 0.7022 0.3837 0.8040 0.6303 0.2651 0.0000
2017 551 0.4828 0.5318 0.6997 0.7293 0.3474 0.7835 0.5354 0.3003 0.0000
Career39060.48640.49740.77890.65760.34620.84240.66370.22110.0009

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
2014-04-14 2014-05-15 Minors 31 0 - Abdomen Strain Oblique - -
2013-04-05 2013-09-05 Minors 153 0 Right Shoulder Recovery From Surgery 2013-02-26
2013-02-26 2013-04-05 FA 38 0 Right Shoulder Surgery 2013-02-26
2012-06-28 2012-07-05 Minors 7 0 Right Elbow Soreness -
2012-06-07 2012-06-12 Minors 5 0 Right Knee Strain -
2012-03-07 2012-03-09 Camp 2 0 - Face Infection Ear - -
2011-08-09 2011-09-01 15-DL 23 21 - Low Back Inflammation - -
2011-07-07 2011-07-31 15-DL 24 20 - Low Back Stress Fracture - -
2010-09-30 2010-10-03 DTD 3 3 Right Fingers Sprain Index Finger -
2010-03-07 2010-03-21 Camp 14 0 Right Knee Sprain -
2009-09-07 2009-09-12 DTD 5 4 Thigh Strain Hamstring -
2009-08-04 2009-09-01 15-DL 28 25 Left Lower Leg Strain Calf -
2007-05-29 2007-09-08 Minors 102 0 Right Thigh Strain Hamstring - -
2007-03-18 2007-03-19 Camp 1 0 Right Lower Leg Contusion Foul Ball -
2006-09-25 2006-10-01 DTD 6 6 Left Shoulder Surgery Posterior Labrum Tear on a Swing 2006-09-29
2005-04-25 2005-08-04 Minors 101 0 Knee Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2019 ATL $
2018 MIL $
2017 PHI $3,000,000
2016 PHI $1,450,000
2015 PHI $850,000
2012 WAS $
2011 TEX $520,000
2010 TEX $510,000
2006 KCA $327,500
YearsDescriptionSalary
6 yrPrevious$6,657,500
6 yrTotal$6,657,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
7 y 7 dLegacy Agency1 year (2019)

Details
  • 1 year (2019). Signed by Atlanta as a free agent 12/7/18 (minor-league contract). Salary of $0.85M in majors.
  • 1 year (2018). Signed by San Francisco as a free agent 1/30/18 (minor-league contract). Salary of $1.1M in majors. May earn additional $0.4M in performance bonuses. Released by San Francisco 3/23/18. Signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 4/2/18 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year/$3M (2017). Re-signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 12/14/16.
  • 1 year/$1.45M (2016). Re-signed by Philadelphia 12/2/15 (avoided arbitration).
  • 1 year/$0.85M (2015). Re-signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 11/13/14 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Philadelphia 4/5/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Re-signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 11/20/13 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Philadelphia 6/29/14. Refused assignment by Philadelphia 10/17/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Re-signed by Philadelphia 3/2/13 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2012). Signed by Washington as a free agent 12/16/11 (minor-league contract). Released by Washington 3/29/12. Signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 3/31/12.
  • 1 year/$0.52M (2011). Re-signed by Texas 2/26/11. Sent outright to Triple-A by Texas 11/2/11.
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2010). Acquired by Texas in trade from Chicago Cubs 3/26/10.
  • 1 year (2009). Contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 5/27/09.
  • 1 year (2008). Signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/15/08 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2007). Re-signed by Kansas City 2/07. Sent outright to Triple-A 10/29/07.
  • 1 year/$0.3275M (2006). Re-signed by Kansas City 2/06.
  • Signed by Kansas City 2000 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela.

2019 Preseason Forecast

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

PCT PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG DRC+ VORP FRAA WARP
90o 383 45 89 19 2 10 44 33 73 4 2 .264 .342 .421 104 19.5 2B -2, SS 0 1.8
80o 363 41 81 17 2 9 40 30 71 4 2 .252 .330 .402 96 13.8 2B -2, SS 0 1.2
70o 349 38 76 16 2 9 37 28 69 4 2 .245 .320 .397 90 10.0 2B -2, SS 0 0.8
60o 336 36 71 15 2 8 35 26 68 3 2 .237 .310 .380 85 7.0 2B -2, SS 0 0.5
50o 325 34 65 14 1 7 33 24 66 3 2 .224 .295 .352 81 4.4 2B -2, SS 0 0.2
40o 314 32 61 13 1 7 31 23 65 3 2 .217 .288 .345 76 1.9 2B -2, SS 0 0.0
30o 301 29 56 12 1 6 29 21 63 3 1 .207 .274 .325 71 -0.5 2B -2, SS 0 -0.3
20o 287 27 52 11 1 6 26 19 61 2 1 .201 .267 .320 65 -3.2 2B -2, SS 0 -0.5
10o 267 24 46 10 1 5 23 17 58 2 1 .190 .253 .302 57 -6.4 2B -2, SS 0 -0.9
Weighted Mean3293468142833256732.232.304.375825.22B -2, SS 00.3

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