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Chris Carter DHTwins

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2019 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 32)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB DRC+ WARP
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Birth Date12-18-1986
Height6' 4"
Weight245 lbs
Age32 years, 10 months, 29 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
0.92015
0.02016
-0.32017
2018
-0.12019
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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
2010 OAK 23 24 78 13 1 0 3 7 21 0 1 0 .186 .256 .329 88 -1.0 -0.8 -1.5 -0.2
2011 OAK 24 15 46 6 0 0 0 2 20 0 0 0 .136 .174 .136 49 -2.6 -0.1 -0.2 -0.3
2012 OAK 25 67 260 52 12 0 16 39 83 0 0 0 .239 .350 .514 128 8.5 -1.4 -0.4 1.0
2013 HOU 26 148 585 113 24 2 29 70 212 4 2 0 .223 .320 .451 107 5.7 -2.0 -11.5 -0.1
2014 HOU 27 145 572 115 21 1 37 56 182 5 5 2 .227 .308 .491 131 19.5 0.3 -0.3 2.8
2015 HOU 28 129 460 78 17 0 24 57 151 6 1 2 .199 .307 .427 111 7.6 -2.7 -0.8 0.9
2016 MIL 29 160 644 122 27 1 41 76 206 9 3 1 .222 .321 .499 112 10.6 -4.9 -11.9 0.0
2017 NYA 30 62 208 37 5 1 8 20 76 2 0 0 .201 .284 .370 76 -5.7 0.0 0.4 -0.3
Career7502853536107515832795126125.217.312.45611242.5-11.6-26.43.9

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
2005 BRI Rk APL 65 262 .258 .329 .395 .348 103 10.8 6.9 -1.5 111 0 -6.6 -1.4 3.7 0.1
2006 KAN A SAL 13 52 .262 .340 .385 .179 99 -3.2 1.0 -0.7 50 0 -0.3 -0.1 -2.9 -0.3
2006 GRF Rk PIO 69 294 .266 .347 .398 .361 108 16.7 7.1 -4.6 159 0 2.9 -0.1 17.7 2.3
2007 KAN A SAL 126 545 .266 .340 .407 .336 111 26.2 16.2 -10.4 139 0 0.5 0.7 26.2 3.3
2008 STO A+ CLF 137 596 .272 .338 .411 .296 99 48.1 19.4 -6.6 140 0 -11.0 -1.2 16.6 1.7
2009 MID AA TXS 125 593 .269 .342 .397 .406 128 26.4 16.5 -10.3 162 0 -10.9 -2.4 31.6 2.6
2009 SAC AAA PCL 13 58 .266 .340 .425 .278 97 7.4 2.6 -1.4 140 0 -1.8 -2.0 4.4 0.2
2010 OAK MLB AL 24 78 .263 .320 .411 .213 97 -3 2.2 -0.6 88 14 -1.5 -0.8 -1.0 -0.2
2010 SAC AAA PCL 125 551 .281 .353 .442 .301 93 30.3 17.0 -9.5 125 0 -8.7 0.2 19.3 1.7
2011 OAK MLB AL 15 46 .254 .309 .404 .250 96 -6.5 1.2 -0.8 49 13 -0.2 -0.1 -2.6 -0.3
2011 STO A+ CAL 6 28 .257 .332 .402 .385 97 4.4 0.8 -0.5 170 0 0.8 -0.2 2.4 0.3
2011 SAC AAA PCL 75 344 .287 .359 .455 .321 96 12.8 10.7 -6.3 116 0 -6.2 -1.7 8.2 0.4
2012 OAK MLB AL 67 260 .257 .317 .413 .295 96 14.4 7.1 -4.5 128 11 -0.4 -1.4 8.5 1.0
2012 SAC AAA PCL 72 324 .288 .353 .445 .332 97 11.9 9.6 -6.2 114 0 -5.2 0.3 6.5 0.5
2013 HOU MLB AL 148 585 .252 .313 .395 .311 100 11.2 15.4 -8 107 8 -11.5 -2.0 5.7 -0.1
2014 HOU MLB AL 145 572 .249 .310 .389 .267 98 20 14.8 -9.1 131 9 -0.3 0.3 19.5 2.8
2015 HOU MLB AL 129 460 .254 .317 .406 .244 106 2 12.4 -7.7 111 7 -0.8 -2.7 7.6 0.9
2016 MIL MLB NL 160 644 .255 .321 .421 .260 94 19.3 18.2 -11.6 112 6 -11.9 -4.9 10.6 0.0
2017 NYA MLB AL 62 208 .255 .325 .421 .284 105 -7.1 6.1 -3.8 76 11 0.4 0.0 -5.7 -0.3
2017 NAS AAA PCL 36 154 .269 .332 .431 .324 88 8.3 4.6 -2.9 117 0 -1.9 -0.7 3.8 0.3
2018 ROC AAA INT 36 144 .241 .313 .375 .216 92 -0.4 4.2 -2.7 96 0 0.1 -0.3 -0.5 0.1
2018 SLC AAA PCL 38 168 .279 .346 .453 .276 121 3.9 4.9 -3.2 113 0 -2.0 1.2 3.1 0.4
2019 MVA AAA MEX 120 546 .000 .000 .000 .335 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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
2005 BRI Rk APL 262 233 33 66 17 0 10 113 37 17 64 2 1 .283 .350 .485 .202 2 2
2006 KAN A SAL 52 46 4 6 3 0 1 12 5 5 17 0 0 .130 .231 .261 .130 0 0
2006 GRF Rk PIO 294 251 37 75 21 1 15 143 59 34 70 4 4 .299 .399 .570 .271 0 0
2007 KAN A SAL 545 467 84 136 27 3 25 244 93 67 112 3 2 .291 .387 .522 .231 0 0
2008 STO A+ CLF 596 506 101 131 32 4 39 288 104 77 156 4 0 .259 .364 .569 .310 0 0
2009 MID AA TXS 593 490 108 165 41 2 24 282 101 82 119 13 5 .337 .443 .576 .239 0 0
2009 SAC AAA PCL 58 54 7 14 2 0 4 28 14 3 14 0 1 .259 .298 .519 .259 0 0
2010 OAK MLB AL 78 70 8 13 1 0 3 23 7 7 21 1 0 .186 .256 .329 .143 1 0
2010 SAC AAA PCL 551 465 92 120 29 2 31 246 94 73 138 1 1 .258 .368 .529 .271 0 0
2011 SAC AAA PCL 344 296 55 81 18 2 18 157 72 42 85 5 1 .274 .366 .530 .257 3 0
2011 OAK MLB AL 46 44 2 6 0 0 0 6 0 2 20 0 0 .136 .174 .136 .000 0 0
2011 STO A+ CAL 28 24 3 8 0 0 3 17 7 4 8 0 0 .333 .429 .708 .375 0 0
2012 SAC AAA PCL 324 276 48 77 19 1 12 134 53 38 74 5 1 .279 .367 .486 .207 6 0
2012 OAK MLB AL 260 218 38 52 12 0 16 112 39 39 83 0 0 .239 .350 .514 .275 3 0
2013 HOU MLB AL 585 506 64 113 24 2 29 228 82 70 212 2 0 .223 .320 .451 .227 5 0
2014 HOU MLB AL 572 507 68 115 21 1 37 249 88 56 182 5 2 .227 .308 .491 .264 4
2015 HOU MLB AL 460 391 50 78 17 0 24 167 64 57 151 1 2 .199 .307 .427 .228 5 0
2016 MIL MLB NL 644 549 84 122 27 1 41 274 94 76 206 3 1 .222 .321 .499 .277 10 0
2017 NAS AAA PCL 154 131 21 33 5 1 9 67 22 19 49 0 0 .252 .357 .511 .260 1 0
2017 NYA MLB AL 208 184 20 37 5 1 8 68 26 20 76 0 0 .201 .284 .370 .168 2 0
2018 SLC AAA PCL 168 145 29 37 9 1 13 87 43 16 49 2 0 .255 .333 .600 .345 4 0
2018 ROC AAA INT 144 123 18 23 8 0 7 52 15 19 43 0 0 .187 .299 .423 .236 1 0
2019 MVA AAA MEX 546 416 116 122 26 0 49 295 119 115 156 1 0 .293 .449 .709 .416 7 0

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr% CSAA
2010 303 0.4950 0.4818 0.6849 0.6800 0.2876 0.7843 0.4545 0.3151 -0.0017
2011 204 0.5539 0.5098 0.5577 0.6991 0.2747 0.5823 0.4800 0.4423 0.0056
2012 1105 0.4995 0.4281 0.6512 0.6486 0.2080 0.7374 0.3826 0.3488 -0.0007
2013 2459 0.5006 0.4506 0.6245 0.6450 0.2557 0.7343 0.3471 0.3755 -0.0032
2014 2293 0.4806 0.4858 0.6320 0.6978 0.2897 0.7451 0.3797 0.3680 -0.0032
2015 1954 0.4918 0.4585 0.6272 0.6826 0.2417 0.7271 0.3542 0.3728 -0.0025
2016 2735 0.4585 0.4377 0.6165 0.6611 0.2485 0.7298 0.3614 0.3835 0.0000
2017 872 0.4748 0.4771 0.5962 0.7174 0.2598 0.7037 0.3277 0.4038 0.0000
Career119250.48440.45740.62530.67240.25530.73090.36470.3747-0.0017

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
2014-07-30 2014-07-31 DTD 1 1 - General Medical Illness -
2013-07-13 2013-07-19 DTD 6 2 - Ankle Soreness - -
2013-07-06 2013-07-07 DTD 1 1 - Hand Contusion - -
2011-04-21 2011-06-13 Minors 53 0 Thumb Not Disclosed -
2010-09-26 2010-09-27 DTD 1 1 Thumb Soreness -
2010-08-28 2010-09-08 Minors 11 0 Left Thumb Sprain -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2018 MIN $
2017 NYA $3,500,000
2016 MIL $2,500,000
2015 HOU $4,175,000
2014 HOU $510,000
2013 HOU $494,000
2012 OAK $
YearsDescriptionSalary
5 yrPrevious$11,179,000
5 yrTotal$11,179,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
5 y 87 dSports Management Partners1 year (2018)

Details
  • 1 year (2018). Signed by LA Angels as a free agent 2/18/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.75M in majors). May earn additional $0.6M in performance bonuses. Acquired by Minnesota in trade from LA Angels 5/22/18. Released by Minnesota 7/7/18.
  • 1 year/$3.5M (2017). Signed by MIlwaukee as a free agent 2/7/17. $0.5M signing bonus. 17:$3M. Performance bonuses: $0.1M each for 250, 300, 350, 400, 450 plate appearances. DFA by NY Yankees 6/24/17. Sent outright to Triple-A 6/28/17. Contract selected by NY Yankees 6/29/17. DFA by NY Yankees 7/5/17. Released 7/10/17. Signed by Oakland as a free agent 7/20/17 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2016). Signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/6/16. May earn additional $0.5M in performance bonuses. DFA by Milwaukee 11/29/16. Non-tendered 12/2/16.
  • 1 year/$4.175M (2015). Re-signed by Houston 1/14/15 (avoided arbitration). Award bonuses, including $25,000 each for All Star, Silver Slugger. Non-tendered by Houston 12/2/15.
  • 1 year/$0.51M (2014). Re-signed by Houston 3/6/14.
  • 1 year/$0.494M (2013). Acquired by Houston in trade from Oakland 2/4/13. Signed by Houston 3/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Re-signed by Oakland 2/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Re-signed by Oakland 3/11.
  • 1 year (2010). Contract purchased by Oakland 11/20/09. Re-signed by Oakland 3/8/10.
  • Acquired by Oakland in trade from Arizona 12/14/07.
  • Acquired by Arizona in trade from Chicago White Sox 12/3/07.
  • Drafted by Chicago White Sox 2005 (15-455) (Sierra Vista HS, Las Vegas).

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 379 51 82 17 1 18 54 44 113 1 0 .250 .344 .473 115 14.0 1B -4 1.1
80o 360 46 75 16 1 16 49 40 110 1 0 .239 .331 .449 108 9.0 1B -4 0.5
70o 347 43 70 15 1 15 46 37 108 1 0 .230 .320 .434 102 5.7 1B -4 0.2
60o 336 41 65 14 1 14 44 35 106 1 0 .220 .307 .417 98 3.0 1B -4 -0.1
50o 325 38 61 13 1 13 41 33 103 1 0 .213 .298 .401 94 0.7 1B -4 -0.3
40o 314 36 58 12 1 13 39 31 101 1 0 .209 .293 .399 89 -1.5 1B -3 -0.5
30o 303 34 55 12 1 12 37 29 99 1 0 .204 .287 .390 85 -3.7 1B -3 -0.7
20o 290 31 51 11 1 11 34 27 96 1 0 .198 .279 .376 80 -6.0 1B -3 -1.0
10o 271 28 45 9 1 10 30 24 92 1 0 .185 .262 .354 72 -8.9 1B -3 -1.3
Weighted Mean328396313114423410410.218.305.415951.41B -4-0.2

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