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Brian Anderson CFWhite Sox

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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG DRC+ WARP
7 883 .227 .290 .370 73 -0.7
Birth Date3-11-1982
Height6' 2"
Weight220 lbs
Age37 years, 2 months, 11 days
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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
2005 CHA 23 13 35 6 1 0 2 0 12 0 1 0 .176 .176 .382 70 -1.2 0.1 0.4 0.0
2006 CHA 24 134 405 82 23 1 8 30 90 5 4 7 .225 .290 .359 70 -13.9 1.3 4.8 0.5
2007 CHA 25 13 19 2 1 0 0 2 7 0 0 0 .118 .211 .176 54 -1.0 0.1 -0.4 -0.1
2008 CHA 26 109 193 42 13 0 8 10 45 0 5 1 .232 .272 .436 83 -3.6 0.1 -7.3 -0.5
2009 BOS 27 21 21 5 0 0 2 3 5 0 0 0 .294 .381 .647 72 -0.7 0.6 -1.8 -0.2
2009 CHA 27 65 210 44 9 0 2 20 49 3 3 6 .238 .322 .319 71 -6.9 0.3 -4.5 -0.5
Career355883181471226520881314.227.290.37073-27.42.4-9.0-0.7

Statistics for All Levels

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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
2003 GRF Rk PIO 13 59 .000 .000 .000 .459 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 WNS A+ CRL 69 287 .000 .000 .000 .361 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 BIR AA SOU 48 209 .000 .000 .000 .303 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 CHA MLB AL 13 35 .243 .301 .378 .200 99 -3.1 1.0 -0.1 70 19 0.4 0.1 -1.2 0.0
2005 CHR AAA INT 118 501 .267 .330 .417 .365 110 2.4 13.5 0.9 110 0 4.5 3.5 3.7 2.5
2006 CHA MLB AL 134 405 .275 .338 .437 .274 111 -13.7 12.2 1.1 70 9 4.8 1.3 -13.9 0.5
2007 CHA MLB AL 13 19 .267 .333 .411 .200 100 -3 0.6 -0.1 54 14 -0.4 0.1 -1.0 -0.1
2007 CHR AAA INT 57 223 .259 .331 .391 .297 96 2.6 6.4 -1.1 93 0 -5.9 0.4 -3.9 -0.4
2008 CHA MLB AL 109 193 .268 .335 .426 .266 103 -4.4 5.6 0.3 83 13 -7.3 0.1 -3.6 -0.5
2009 BOS MLB AL 21 21 .277 .349 .459 .273 114 0.8 0.6 -0.2 72 10 -1.8 0.6 -0.7 -0.2
2009 CHA MLB AL 65 210 .264 .333 .423 .313 106 -8.9 6.0 0.4 71 9 -4.5 0.3 -6.9 -0.5
2009 CHR AAA INT 11 46 .264 .330 .407 .385 103 1.1 1.3 0 74 0 0.5 0.6 -1.9 0.0
2009 PAW AAA INT 24 90 .267 .332 .409 .218 98 -3.2 2.6 0 72 0 4.7 0.3 -3.9 0.4

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
2003 GRF Rk PIO 59 49 6 19 2 1 2 29 13 9 10 3 1 .388 .492 .592 .204 0 0
2004 BIR AA SOU 209 185 26 50 9 3 4 77 27 19 30 3 2 .270 .346 .416 .146 1 1
2004 WNS A+ CRL 287 254 43 81 22 4 8 135 46 29 44 10 1 .319 .395 .531 .213 0 0
2005 CHA MLB AL 35 34 3 6 1 0 2 13 3 0 12 1 0 .176 .176 .382 .206 0 1
2005 CHR AAA INT 501 448 71 132 24 3 16 210 57 44 115 4 2 .295 .362 .469 .174 1 1
2006 CHA MLB AL 405 365 46 82 23 1 8 131 33 30 90 4 7 .225 .290 .359 .134 3 2
2007 CHR AAA INT 223 200 29 51 8 2 8 87 31 19 47 3 2 .255 .323 .435 .180 0 0
2007 CHA MLB AL 19 17 3 2 1 0 0 3 0 2 7 0 0 .118 .211 .176 .059 0 0
2008 CHA MLB AL 193 181 24 42 13 0 8 79 26 10 45 5 1 .232 .272 .436 .204 0 2
2009 PAW AAA INT 90 80 9 16 4 0 4 32 8 7 22 0 2 .200 .278 .400 .200 1 1
2009 CHR AAA INT 46 43 6 12 1 1 2 21 5 2 16 0 1 .279 .304 .488 .209 1 1
2009 CHA MLB AL 210 185 25 44 9 0 2 59 13 20 49 3 6 .238 .322 .319 .081 0 2
2009 BOS MLB AL 21 17 7 5 0 0 2 11 5 3 5 0 0 .294 .381 .647 .353 1 0

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr% CSAA
2008 667 0.5022 0.4798 0.7188 0.6537 0.3042 0.8311 0.4752 0.2813 0.0027
2009 829 0.5115 0.4198 0.7414 0.5896 0.2420 0.8160 0.5510 0.2586 -0.0025
Career14960.50740.44660.73130.61820.26970.82270.51720.2687-0.0002

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
2009-04-30 2009-05-19 15-DL 19 16 Right Abdomen Strain Oblique -
2005-10-15 2005-10-15 Minors 0 0 Wrist Surgery Plate Removal -
2003-07-30 2003-07-30 Minors 0 0 Wrist Surgery Circulation Problem -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2009 CHA $440,000
2008 CHA $395,000
2007 CHA $390,000
2006 CHA $330,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
4 yrPrevious$1,555,000
4 yrTotal$1,555,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
3 y 53 dGaylord Sports1 year (2012)

Details
  • 1 year (2012). Signed by Colorado as a free agent 4/6/12 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2011). Signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 11/27/10 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year/$0.7M (2010). Signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/23/09. $0.1M in performance bonuses. Refused assignment by Kansas City 11/10/10.
  • 1 year/$0.44M (2009). Re-signed by White Sox 2/24/09. Acquired by Boston in trade from Chicago White Sox 7/28/09 (Boston to pay undisclosed portion of $565,574 still due Kotsay in 2009 salary). Non-tendered by Boston 12/12/09.
  • 1 year/$0.395M (2008). Re-signed by White Sox 2/27/08.
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2007). Re-signed by White Sox 2/07.
  • 1 year/$0.33M (2006). Re-signed by White Sox 2/06.
  • 1 year (2005). Contract purchased by White Sox 8/05.
  • Drafted 2003 (1-15) (Arizona). $1.6M signing bonus.

2019 Preseason Forecast

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

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