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Career Summary
Years G IP W L SV ERA WARP
6 71 51 1 3 0 4.41 -0.1
Birth Date8-23-1987
Height6' 2"
Weight220 lbs
Age31 years, 10 months, 28 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
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 MIL MLB 46 0 33.7 1 2 0 29 19 41 1 98 7.8 5.1 0.3 11.0 0% .318 1.43 2.92 2.94 98 4.41 99.5 0.2
2011 MIL MLB 25 0 17.3 0 1 0 16 11 18 2 105 8.3 5.7 1.0 9.3 0% .286 1.56 4.66 7.27 129 6.19 143.9 -0.3
CareerMLB71051.013045305931007.95.30.510.434%.3071.473.514.411095.01114.6-0.1

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-
2006 HEL Rk PIO 14 8 39.1 2 2 0 32 31 30 3 85 7.4 7.1 0.7 6.9 0% .264 1.61 5.60 5.52 126 4.43 93.0
2007 WVA A SAL 10 9 47.0 3 1 0 28 15 68 1 108 5.4 2.9 0.2 13.0 0% .276 0.91 1.89 1.15 59 2.18 44.7
2008 WVA A SAL 2 2 6.0 0 0 0 2 3 13 0 113 3.0 4.5 0.0 19.5 0% .250 0.83 0.72 0.00 53 1.95 39.9
2008 BRV A+ FSL 21 11 65.3 4 7 0 55 42 80 7 101 7.6 5.8 1.0 11.0 0% .302 1.49 4.40 5.51 107 4.66 95.3
2009 BRV A+ FSL 14 0 24.7 1 1 0 12 4 40 2 96 4.4 1.5 0.7 14.6 0% .227 0.65 1.73 1.09 42 1.52 31.9
2009 HUN AA SOU 12 0 15.7 2 1 0 16 3 22 2 94 9.2 1.7 1.1 12.6 0% .350 1.21 2.71 2.87 61 2.92 61.5
2009 PEJ Wnt AFL 11 0 12.0 0 0 3 12 8 8 0 9.0 6.0 0.0 6.0 0% .324 1.67 5.15 5.25 0 0.00 0.0
2010 MIL MLB NL 46 0 33.7 1 2 0 29 19 41 1 98 7.8 5.1 0.3 11.0 0% .318 1.43 2.92 2.94 98 4.41 99.5
2010 NAS AAA PCL 11 0 16.0 0 0 1 10 9 28 1 5.6 5.1 0.6 15.8 0% .310 1.19 2.95 4.50 0 0.00 0.0
2011 MIL MLB NL 25 0 17.3 0 1 0 16 11 18 2 105 8.3 5.7 1.0 9.3 0% .286 1.56 4.66 7.27 129 6.19 143.9
2011 WIS A MID 2 2 4.7 0 0 0 0 1 7 0 96 0.0 1.9 0.0 13.5 0% .000 0.21 0.99 0.00 61 1.98 40.3
2011 NAS AAA PCL 6 0 5.7 0 0 1 4 7 10 0 6.4 11.1 0.0 15.9 0% .364 1.94 3.95 4.76 110 5.48 112.0

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr%
2010 585 0.4598 0.4274 0.6960 0.5799 0.2975 0.7821 0.5532 0.3040
2011 362 0.4724 0.4586 0.8253 0.6842 0.2565 0.9060 0.6327 0.1747
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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
2012-07-15 2012-07-15 FA 0 0 Left Shoulder Surgery Labrum - -
2011-07-15 2011-09-05 Minors 52 46 - General Medical Sleep Disorder - -
2011-05-03 2011-06-04 15-DL 32 29 General Medical Sleep Disorder -
2011-03-20 2011-03-25 Camp 5 0 General Medical Illness Sinus Infection -
2010-10-01 2010-10-04 DTD 3 3 Left Fingers Fracture Little Finger -
2010-07-20 2010-07-28 DTD 8 8 Left Shoulder Fatigue -
2009-07-08 2009-08-17 Minors 40 0 Left Shoulder Cartilage Injury Labrum -
2009-04-08 2009-05-01 Minors 23 0 Left Elbow Recovery From Surgery Ulnar Nerve Transposition 2008-12-15
2008-12-15 2008-12-15 Minors 0 0 Left Elbow Surgery Ulnar Nerve Transposition 2008-12-15
2008-07-13 2008-08-06 Minors 24 0 - Not Disclosed - -
2007-06-16 2007-09-14 Minors 90 0 - Not Disclosed - -
2007-05-20 2007-06-10 Minors 21 0 - Not Disclosed - -
2004-01-01 2004-01-01 HS 0 0 Left Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery - Date Is Approximate - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2013 BAL $
2012 MIL $
2011 MIL $424,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$424,000
1 yrTotal$424,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 58 dCAA (Jeff Berry)1 year (2014)

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Signed by San Diego as a free agent 1/6/14 (minor-league contract). Released by San Diego 3/21/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by Baltimore as a free agent 12/19/12 (minor-league contract). Released by Baltimore 5/24/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Re-signed by Milwaukee 2/12. Released by Milwaukee 5/4/12.
  • 1 year/$0.424M (2011). Re-signed by Milwaukee 3/1/11.
  • Drafted by Milwaukee 2005 (18-535) (Burlington CC, N.J.) (draft-and-follow).

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
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BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2011-04-12 13:00:00 (link to chat)Hi Ben What are the chances that Zach Braddock will be closing this year or next? Thanks
(Ed from Cranford, NJ)
I guess that depends on the chances that John Axford won't be closing this year or next. Here's what we said on that subject in this year's annual:

"Relievers with walk rates that high tend to lose their grip on the closer reins as managers grow frustrated with their self-inflicted jams. While it's possible that Axford has developed a newfound ability to find the strike zone and will spend the next half-decade closing games at Miller Park, it's just as likely that Brewers fans will wake up one morning to discover that yesterday's Rollie Fingers has morphed into today's Derrick Turnbow."

I don't think Axford is about to enter Turnbow territory, but there are certainly unlikelier closer candidates than Braddock. His talents would be wasted in the bullpen, though: with a name like that, he really should've been a cowboy or a spaceship captain. (Ben Lindbergh)


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