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2018 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 35)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date10-22-1982
Height6' 4"
Weight220 lbs
Age35 years, 6 months, 0 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
1.62014
1.62015
0.42016
2.22017
0.92018
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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 oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA- WARP
2008 ANA MLB 30 0 43.3 0 1 0 49 14 29 2 .253 101 10.2 2.9 0.4 6.0 59% .324 .254 1.45 3.66 4.57 100 3.74 79.7 0.8
2009 NYN 0 4 0 3.0 0 0 0 5 1 2 0 .258 97 15.0 3.0 0.0 6.0 38% .385 .353 2.00 3.72 0.00 74 1.64 35.2 0.1
2009 TEX 0 64 0 55.7 2 1 2 36 17 54 3 .259 106 5.8 2.7 0.5 8.7 43% .239 .194 0.95 3.02 1.94 98 3.27 70.1 1.2
2010 TEX MLB 72 0 62.0 6 2 0 43 12 45 5 .251 113 6.2 1.7 0.7 6.5 39% .220 .191 0.89 3.46 2.03 117 3.90 88.0 0.7
2011 TEX MLB 16 0 16.7 0 1 0 17 5 18 7 .263 122 9.2 2.7 3.8 9.7 37% .238 .305 1.32 7.62 5.40 153 6.68 155.4 -0.4
2012 BAL MLB 69 0 67.0 7 1 0 49 14 69 6 .263 104 6.6 1.9 0.8 9.3 36% .251 .215 0.94 2.90 2.28 109 3.31 75.9 1.2
2013 BAL MLB 68 0 62.0 5 3 2 47 15 59 7 .265 99 6.8 2.2 1.0 8.6 40% .250 .232 1.00 3.60 2.18 130 4.03 96.5 0.4
2014 BAL MLB 68 0 68.7 5 2 4 42 19 73 6 .267 99 5.5 2.5 0.8 9.6 47% .218 .221 0.89 3.35 1.70 109 2.59 63.6 1.6
2015 BAL MLB 68 0 65.3 6 2 6 47 14 82 5 .264 108 6.5 1.9 0.7 11.3 37% .278 .211 0.93 2.45 1.52 98 2.71 63.3 1.6
2016 BAL MLB 34 0 31.0 3 1 3 25 13 38 6 .256 111 7.3 3.8 1.7 11.0 34% .260 .240 1.23 4.52 3.77 105 3.74 82.8 0.4
2017 BAL MLB 64 0 60.3 2 3 2 41 24 76 8 .260 107 6.1 3.6 1.2 11.3 48% .256 .216 1.08 3.68 3.43 73 1.94 41.2 2.2
2018 BAL MLB 8 0 8.7 0 1 1 7 2 11 2 .254 109 7.3 2.1 2.1 11.4 33% .263 .254 1.04 5.36 4.15 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
2009 TOT MLB 68 0 58.7 2 1 2 41 18 56 3 .259 105 6.3 2.8 0.5 8.6 42% .252 .206 1.01 3.06 1.84 97 3.18 68.3 1.3
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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 G GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA-
2006 CDR A 17 0 23.0 3 1 1 20 2 14 1 .000 7.8 0.8 0.4 5.5 0% .264 .000 0.96 3.04 2.74 0 0.00 0.0
2006 ORM Rk 14 0 14.0 0 1 7 11 5 15 1 .000 7.1 3.2 0.6 9.6 0% .263 .000 1.14 3.76 2.57 0 0.00 0.0
2007 RCU A+ 24 0 24.0 4 0 11 10 6 26 1 .275 96 3.8 2.2 0.4 9.8 58% .161 .159 0.67 3.02 0.75 69 1.91 84.3
2007 ARK AA 29 0 29.3 3 4 10 27 14 22 3 .263 96 8.3 4.3 0.9 6.8 57% .282 .244 1.40 4.65 3.99 108 5.20 104.1
2007 gcr Wnt 10 0 11.3 1 1 2 8 0 6 1 .000 6.4 0.0 0.8 4.8 0% .212 .000 0.71 3.62 2.39 0 0.00 0.0
2008 ANA MLB 30 0 43.3 0 1 0 49 14 29 2 .253 101 10.2 2.9 0.4 6.0 59% .324 .254 1.45 3.66 4.57 100 3.74 79.7
2008 SLC AAA 21 0 33.0 2 2 7 29 7 30 3 .257 115 7.9 1.9 0.8 8.2 41% .292 .215 1.09 3.57 3.27 89 2.72 80.6
2009 NYN MLB 4 0 3.0 0 0 0 5 1 2 0 .258 97 15.0 3.0 0.0 6.0 38% .385 .353 2.00 3.72 0.00 74 1.64 35.2
2009 TEX MLB 64 0 55.7 2 1 2 36 17 54 3 .259 106 5.8 2.7 0.5 8.7 43% .239 .194 0.95 3.02 1.94 98 3.27 70.1
2010 TEX MLB 72 0 62.0 6 2 0 43 12 45 5 .251 113 6.2 1.7 0.7 6.5 39% .220 .191 0.89 3.46 2.03 117 3.90 88.0
2011 TEX MLB 16 0 16.7 0 1 0 17 5 18 7 .263 122 9.2 2.7 3.8 9.7 37% .238 .305 1.32 7.62 5.40 153 6.68 155.4
2011 FRI AA 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 .279 102 9.0 0.0 9.0 9.0 33% .000 .379 1.00 14.37 9.00 98 4.67 102.5
2011 ROU AAA 17 1 20.3 1 0 1 16 4 26 2 .274 97 7.1 1.8 0.9 11.5 49% .286 .211 0.98 3.38 2.21 77 1.94 74.4
2012 BAL MLB 69 0 67.0 7 1 0 49 14 69 6 .263 104 6.6 1.9 0.8 9.3 36% .251 .215 0.94 2.90 2.28 109 3.31 75.9
2013 BAL MLB 68 0 62.0 5 3 2 47 15 59 7 .265 99 6.8 2.2 1.0 8.6 40% .250 .232 1.00 3.60 2.18 130 4.03 96.5
2014 BAL MLB 68 0 68.7 5 2 4 42 19 73 6 .267 99 5.5 2.5 0.8 9.6 47% .218 .221 0.89 3.35 1.70 109 2.59 63.6
2015 BAL MLB 68 0 65.3 6 2 6 47 14 82 5 .264 108 6.5 1.9 0.7 11.3 37% .278 .211 0.93 2.45 1.52 98 2.71 63.3
2016 BAL MLB 34 0 31.0 3 1 3 25 13 38 6 .256 111 7.3 3.8 1.7 11.0 34% .260 .240 1.23 4.52 3.77 105 3.74 82.8
2016 BOW AA 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 .268 114 9.0 0.0 0.0 18.0 50% .500 .176 1.00 -0.65 0.00 94 3.96 100.7
2017 BAL MLB 64 0 60.3 2 3 2 41 24 76 8 .260 107 6.1 3.6 1.2 11.3 48% .256 .216 1.08 3.68 3.43 73 1.94 41.2
2018 BAL MLB 8 0 8.7 0 1 1 7 2 11 2 .254 109 7.3 2.1 2.1 11.4 33% .263 .254 1.04 5.36 4.15 0 0.00 0.0

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT
2008 646 0.4799 0.4598 0.7912 0.5968 0.3333 0.8973 0.6161 0.2088
2009 911 0.5027 0.4435 0.7252 0.5633 0.3223 0.8333 0.5342 0.2748
2010 878 0.5569 0.4658 0.7824 0.5971 0.3008 0.8185 0.6923 0.2176
2011 275 0.5455 0.4436 0.7541 0.5533 0.3120 0.8554 0.5385 0.2459
2012 998 0.4770 0.4770 0.7500 0.6092 0.3563 0.8276 0.6290 0.2500
2013 976 0.5092 0.4580 0.7271 0.5996 0.3111 0.7785 0.6242 0.2729
2014 1045 0.4880 0.4871 0.7132 0.6176 0.3626 0.8095 0.5567 0.2868
2015 1060 0.4340 0.4906 0.6731 0.6543 0.3650 0.7475 0.5708 0.3269
2016 529 0.4631 0.4991 0.6894 0.6204 0.3944 0.7895 0.5536 0.3106
2017 1017 0.4346 0.4523 0.7413 0.6131 0.3287 0.8155 0.6349 0.2587
2018 138 0.5652 0.5145 0.7042 0.6923 0.2833 0.7593 0.5294 0.2958
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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
2013-09-08 2013-09-19 DTD 11 10 Right Hand Soreness - -
2012-03-11 2012-03-24 Camp 13 0 - Groin Tightness - -
2011-08-25 2011-09-13 15-DL 19 16 Right Shoulder Inflammation - -
2011-04-27 2011-07-02 60-DL 66 60 Left Hip Surgery Labrum 2011-04-28
2010-09-11 2010-09-24 DTD 13 12 Low Back Soreness -
2010-03-16 2010-04-05 Camp 20 0 Right Elbow Contusion Bone Bruise -
2008-09-29 2008-09-29 Off 0 0 Right Shoulder Cartilage Injury Labrum -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2019 BAL $9,000,000
2018 BAL $9,000,000
2017 BAL $7,000,000
2016 BAL $6,000,000
2015 BAL $4,250,000
2014 BAL $3,200,000
2013 BAL $2,200,000
2012 BAL $1,350,000
2011 TEX $1,251,000
2010 TEX $426,700
2009 NYN $406,000
2008 ANA $390,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
10 yrPrevious$26,473,700
2018Current$9,000,000
11 yrPvs + Cur$35,473,700
1 yrFuture$9,000,000
12 yrTotal$44,473,700

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
9 y 103 dBallengee Group4 years/$31M (2016-19)

Details
  • 4 years/$31M (2016-19). Re-signed by Baltimore as a free agent 12/14/15. 16:$6M, 17:$7M, 18:$9M, 19:$9M. $1M annually is deferred, to be paid in $1M installments in 2020-23. Limited no-trade protection: may block deals to seven clubs.
  • 2 years/$5.8M (2013-14), plus 2015 club option. 13:$2.2M, 14:$3.2M, 15:$4.25M club option, $0.4M buyout. Baltimore exercised 2015 option 10/30/14.
  • 1 year/$1.35M (2012). Signed by Baltimore 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration).
  • 1 year/$1.251M (2011). Re-signed by Texas 1/23/11 (avoided arbitration, $1.4M-$1.05M). Claimed by Baltimore off waivers from Texas 11/2/11.
  • 1 year/$426,700 (2010). Re-signed by Texas 3/4/10.
  • 1 year/$0.406M (2009). Selected by Mets from LA Angles in Rule 5 draft 12/11/08. Signed by Mets 3/2/09 (split contract). Claimed by Texas off waivers 4/22/09 after being DFA by Mets 4/18/09
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2008). Contract purchased by LA Angels 3/29/08.
  • Signed 6/06 as an amateur free agent.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .225 .309 .421 .259
11 vs R (Multi) .188 .253 .299 .206
18 Split (Multi) .037 .056 .123 .053
19 LgAvg (Multi) .006 .020 .015 .013
30 vs L (2016) .243 .349 .514 .279
31 vs R (2016) .200 .273 .375 .221
38 Split (2016) .043 .076 .139 .058
39 LgAvg (2016) .003 .018 .013 .012

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BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2016-03-09 19:00:00 (link to chat)Favorite holds RPs off the top of your head?
(majortom from TX)
off the top of my head Tony Watson and Darren O'Day. (Mike Gianella)
2013-06-04 13:00:00 (link to chat)Who would close in Baltimore if Jim Johnson were to lose the job?
(bobbykester from dc)
My guess is Darren O'Day. Don't sleep on Tommy Hunter who now throws 97-99 as an RP. (Paul Sporer)
2011-02-22 13:00:00 (link to chat)How close is Cody Eppley to Darren O'Day pitching wise?
(Jason Parks from Hell)
About 1 inch (Jason Parks)


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