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Fernando Salas PBraves

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2019 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 34)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date5-30-1985
Height6' 2"
Weight200 lbs
Age33 years, 11 months, 27 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
1.72015
1.02016
0.92017
0.42018
-0.22019
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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
2010 SLN MLB 27 0 30.7 0 0 0 28 15 29 4 91 8.2 4.4 1.2 8.5 36% .282 1.40 4.37 3.52 86 3.27 73.9 0.6
2011 SLN MLB 68 0 75.0 5 6 24 50 21 75 7 97 6.0 2.5 0.8 9.0 36% .226 0.95 3.12 2.28 85 3.06 71.1 1.5
2012 SLN MLB 65 0 58.7 1 4 0 56 27 60 5 99 8.6 4.1 0.8 9.2 40% .313 1.41 3.62 4.30 89 3.51 80.5 0.9
2013 SLN MLB 27 0 28.0 0 3 0 27 6 22 3 103 8.7 1.9 1.0 7.1 34% .279 1.18 3.59 4.50 92 3.14 75.2 0.5
2014 ANA MLB 57 0 58.7 5 0 0 50 14 61 5 95 7.7 2.1 0.8 9.4 33% .285 1.09 2.95 3.38 85 2.70 66.3 1.3
2015 ANA MLB 72 0 63.7 5 2 0 61 12 74 8 98 8.6 1.7 1.1 10.5 38% .308 1.15 3.11 4.24 79 2.44 57.0 1.7
2016 ANA 0 58 0 56.3 3 6 6 52 19 45 9 100 8.3 3.0 1.4 7.2 42% .272 1.26 4.59 4.47 94 3.50 77.4 1.0
2016 NYN 0 17 0 17.3 0 1 0 11 0 19 3 88 5.7 0.0 1.6 9.9 30% .200 0.63 3.24 2.08 96 4.55 100.8 0.1
2017 ANA 0 13 0 13.7 1 0 0 7 2 9 0 105 4.6 1.3 0.0 5.9 58% .184 0.66 2.25 2.63 91 4.45 94.7 0.1
2017 NYN 0 48 0 45.0 1 2 0 60 20 47 7 91 12.0 4.0 1.4 9.4 47% .379 1.78 4.44 6.00 82 3.57 75.9 0.8
2018 ARI MLB 41 0 40.0 4 4 0 40 13 30 5 97 9.0 2.9 1.1 6.8 42% .292 1.33 4.29 4.50 97 3.95 88.2 0.4
2016 TOT MLB 75 0 73.7 3 7 6 63 19 64 12 97 7.7 2.3 1.5 7.8 40% .258 1.11 4.27 3.91 94 3.75 82.9 1.0
2017 TOT MLB 61 0 58.7 2 2 0 67 22 56 7 94 10.3 3.4 1.1 8.6 49% .337 1.52 3.93 5.22 84 3.77 80.3 0.9
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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-
2005 SLT mex MEX 14 1 17.3 0 0 0 21 10 12 1 89 10.9 5.2 0.5 6.2 43% .351 1.79 4.79 2.08 0 0.00 0.0
2006 SLT mex MEX 29 1 47.2 8 2 0 40 20 38 5 7.6 3.8 1.0 7.2 0% .261 1.27 4.74 3.05 0 0.00 0.0
2007 PMB A+ FSL 16 4 39.3 2 3 0 39 10 25 12 93 8.9 2.3 2.7 5.7 31% .233 1.25 6.99 5.27 0 0.00 0.0
2007 SLT mex MEX 3 0 2.7 0 0 0 5 2 2 1 16.7 6.7 3.3 6.7 0% .444 2.59 9.08 6.67 0 0.00 0.0
2007 MAZ Wnt MPL 21 0 18.3 1 1 3 19 3 14 4 9.3 1.5 2.0 6.9 0% .273 1.20 4.68 2.95 0 0.00 0.0
2008 SFD AA TXS 60 0 74.0 7 3 25 65 16 100 12 90 7.9 1.9 1.5 12.2 41% .312 1.09 3.46 3.65 0 0.00 0.0
2009 SFD AA TXS 10 0 11.3 1 0 0 10 2 7 0 120 8.0 1.6 0.0 5.6 42% .278 1.06 2.54 3.19 0 0.00 0.0
2009 MEM AAA PCL 24 0 27.0 3 2 0 22 10 24 4 90 7.3 3.3 1.3 8.0 29% .253 1.19 4.82 3.67 0 0.00 0.0
2009 CRD Rk GCL 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 122 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 50% .000 0.00 1.31 0.00 0 0.00 0.0
2009 HER Wnt MPL 7 0 3.3 0 0 0 5 2 4 1 13.6 5.5 2.7 10.9 0% .444 2.12 6.39 5.45 0 0.00 0.0
2010 SLN MLB NL 27 0 30.7 0 0 0 28 15 29 4 91 8.2 4.4 1.2 8.5 36% .282 1.40 4.37 3.52 86 3.27 73.9
2010 MEM AAA PCL 34 0 35.7 1 0 19 26 9 44 2 96 6.6 2.3 0.5 11.1 37% .296 0.98 2.68 3.78 0 0.00 0.0
2011 SLN MLB NL 68 0 75.0 5 6 24 50 21 75 7 97 6.0 2.5 0.8 9.0 36% .226 0.95 3.12 2.28 85 3.06 71.1
2011 MEM AAA PCL 3 0 3.0 0 0 2 2 0 4 0 88 6.0 0.0 0.0 12.0 33% .333 0.67 3.11 0.00 0 0.00 0.0
2012 SLN MLB NL 65 0 58.7 1 4 0 56 27 60 5 99 8.6 4.1 0.8 9.2 40% .313 1.41 3.62 4.30 89 3.51 80.5
2012 MEM AAA PCL 4 0 4.0 1 0 1 6 0 5 2 95 13.5 0.0 4.5 11.3 17% .400 1.50 7.66 9.00 0 0.00 0.0
2013 SLN MLB NL 27 0 28.0 0 3 0 27 6 22 3 103 8.7 1.9 1.0 7.1 34% .279 1.18 3.59 4.50 92 3.14 75.2
2013 MEM AAA PCL 22 0 23.7 1 2 12 15 5 21 1 91 5.7 1.9 0.4 8.0 36% .222 0.85 3.10 1.90 0 0.00 0.0
2013 MEX int WBC 2 0 2.0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 9.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 0% .333 1.00 1.63 4.50 0 0.00 0.0
2014 ANA MLB AL 57 0 58.7 5 0 0 50 14 61 5 95 7.7 2.1 0.8 9.4 33% .285 1.09 2.95 3.38 85 2.70 66.3
2014 INL A+ CAL 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 0% .000 0.00 1.73 0.00 0 0.00 0.0
2014 SLC AAA PCL 3 0 2.7 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 109 6.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 40% .200 0.75 3.69 0.00 102 4.84 98.2
2015 ANA MLB AL 72 0 63.7 5 2 0 61 12 74 8 98 8.6 1.7 1.1 10.5 38% .308 1.15 3.11 4.24 79 2.44 57.0
2016 ANA MLB AL 58 0 56.3 3 6 6 52 19 45 9 100 8.3 3.0 1.4 7.2 42% .272 1.26 4.59 4.47 94 3.50 77.4
2016 NYN MLB NL 17 0 17.3 0 1 0 11 0 19 3 88 5.7 0.0 1.6 9.9 30% .200 0.63 3.24 2.08 96 4.55 100.8
2017 ANA MLB AL 13 0 13.7 1 0 0 7 2 9 0 105 4.6 1.3 0.0 5.9 58% .184 0.66 2.25 2.63 91 4.45 94.7
2017 NYN MLB NL 48 0 45.0 1 2 0 60 20 47 7 91 12.0 4.0 1.4 9.4 47% .379 1.78 4.44 6.00 82 3.57 75.9
2017 SLC AAA PCL 3 0 3.0 0 0 0 1 2 5 0 3.0 6.0 0.0 15.0 40% .200 1.00 2.38 0.00 46 1.12 23.7
2018 ARI MLB NL 41 0 40.0 4 4 0 40 13 30 5 97 9.0 2.9 1.1 6.8 42% .292 1.33 4.29 4.50 97 3.95 88.2
2018 GWN AAA INT 6 0 6.0 1 1 0 14 2 9 3 21.0 3.0 4.5 13.5 26% .550 2.67 7.83 12.00 105 3.75 80.0
2019 MVA AAA MEX 20 0 21.7 1 1 0 24 4 24 3 10.0 1.7 1.2 10.0 0% .368 1.29 4.69 4.15 0 0.00 0.0

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr%
2010 552 0.4710 0.4746 0.7290 0.6692 0.3014 0.7701 0.6477 0.2710
2011 1160 0.4793 0.4578 0.7382 0.6403 0.2897 0.8343 0.5429 0.2618
2012 1022 0.4736 0.4892 0.7240 0.6467 0.3476 0.7859 0.6203 0.2760
2013 444 0.5541 0.5135 0.8026 0.7033 0.2778 0.8439 0.6727 0.1974
2014 926 0.5238 0.4795 0.7207 0.6536 0.2880 0.7792 0.5748 0.2793
2015 1016 0.5295 0.5167 0.7238 0.6617 0.3536 0.7725 0.6213 0.2762
2016 1206 0.4859 0.5100 0.7740 0.6894 0.3403 0.8317 0.6635 0.2260
2017 1051 0.5014 0.5071 0.7280 0.7040 0.3092 0.7844 0.5988 0.2720
2018 662 0.5347 0.4637 0.7752 0.6215 0.2825 0.8000 0.7126 0.2248
Career80390.50200.49070.74260.66500.31460.80040.62010.2574

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
2014-06-15 2014-07-06 15-DL 21 19 Right Shoulder Inflammation -
2013-05-21 2013-06-25 15-DL 35 32 Right Shoulder Inflammation - -
2012-06-03 2012-06-03 DTD 0 0 - General Medical Illness Kidney Stone Bothered Since Spring Training - -
2009-06-04 2009-07-10 Minors 36 0 Right Shoulder Strain -
2009-04-09 2009-04-30 Minors 21 0 Right Thumb Sprain Thumb -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2018 ARI $1,500,000
2017 NYN $3,000,000
2016 ANA $2,400,000
2015 ANA $1,370,000
2014 ANA $870,000
2013 SLN $512,000
2012 SLN $498,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
8 yrPrevious$10,150,000
8 yrTotal$10,150,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
7 y 44 dParagon Sports1 year/$1.5M (2018)

Details
  • 1 year (2018). Signed by Arizona as a free agent 1/22/18 (minor-league contract with salary of $1.5M in majors). Contract selected by Arizona 3/24/18. DFA by Arizona 7/6/18. Released by Arizona 7/9/18. Signed by Atlanta as a free agent 7/16/18 (minor/league contract).
  • 1 year/$3M (2017). Re-signed by NY Mets as a free agent 2/3/17. Performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 40, 45, 50, 55, 60, 65, 70, 75 relief appearances. DFA by NY Mets 8/11/17. Released 8/15/17. Signed by LA Angels as a free agent 8/19/17 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year/$2.4M (2016). Re-signed by LA Angels 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration). Acquired by NY Mets in trade from LA Angels 8/31/16.
  • 1 year/$1.37M (2015). Re-signed by LA Angels 1/16/15 (avoided arbitration).
  • 1 year/$0.87M (2014). Signed by LA Angels 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration).
  • 1 year/$0.512M (2013). Re-signed by St. Louis 3/13. Acquired by LA Angels in trade from St. Louis 11/22/13.
  • 1 year/$0.498M (2012). Re-signed by St. Louis 2/29/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Re-signed by St. Louis 2/11.
  • 1 year (2010). Contract purchased by St. Louis 5/27/10.
  • Signed by St. Louis 2007 as an amateur free agent from Mexico.

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 3.3 1.3 0.6 61 0 57.9 47 20 50 7 .252 1.17 3.58 3.99 4.6 0.5
80o 2.9 1.1 0.5 55 0 52.0 46 20 45 7 .265 1.25 3.96 4.41 1.8 0.2
70o 2.6 0.9 0.4 50 0 47.9 44 19 41 6 .275 1.32 4.24 4.72 0.1 0.0
60o 2.4 0.8 0.4 47 0 44.5 43 18 39 6 .283 1.37 4.49 4.99 -1.2 -0.1
50o 2.2 0.7 0.3 44 0 41.3 41 18 36 6 .291 1.43 4.72 5.25 -2.3 -0.2
40o 2 0.6 0.3 40 0 38.3 40 17 33 6 .299 1.49 4.95 5.51 -3.2 -0.3
30o 1.8 0.5 0.3 37 0 35.1 38 16 30 6 .308 1.55 5.20 5.8 -4.0 -0.4
20o 1.6 0.5 0.2 33 0 31.4 36 15 27 5 .318 1.62 5.51 6.13 -4.7 -0.5
10o 1.3 0.3 0.2 28 0 26.5 32 14 23 5 .332 1.73 5.94 6.61 -5.3 -0.6
Weighted Mean2.20.70.343040.74017356.2891.424.695.22-2.1-0.2

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