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Brian Bocock SS

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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
9 98 .134 .245 .146 .151 -0.4
Birth Date3-9-1985
Height5' 11"
Weight185 lbs
Age33 years, 7 months, 13 days
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2008 SFN 23 32 93 77 4 11 1 0 0 12 12 29 0 0 4 2 4 2 .143 .258 .156 .160 -5.0 2.1 -0.3
2010 PHI 25 6 5 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.007 -1.0 0.1 -0.1
Career389882611100121232004242.134.245.146.151-6.02.2-0.4

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 PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2006 AUG A 2 2 .321 .225 .308 .321 .243 .000 89 1.9 0.9 0.4 0.4 0.2 3.3 0.4 3.3 0.4
2006 SLO A- 39 121 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .299 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 AUG A 39 178 .262 .260 .338 .397 .262 .326 100 0.4 5.3 2.5 8.6 3.1 11.3 2.0 11.3 2.0
2007 SJO A+ 87 398 .250 .265 .339 .415 .268 .294 87 -4.9 13.2 6.1 3.8 -0.9 13.5 1.7 13.5 1.7
2008 SFN MLB 32 93 .160 .266 .324 .420 .262 .229 95 -10 2.7 1.2 2.1 1.2 -5.0 -0.3 -5.0 -0.3
2008 FRE AAA 35 141 .160 .281 .356 .442 .261 .230 109 -16 4.3 2 9.2 2.0 -7.6 0.2 -7.6 0.2
2009 SJO A+ 97 430 .256 .267 .342 .407 .271 .312 96 -2.1 13.4 5.9 18.4 -0.1 17.1 3.6 17.1 3.6
2009 NRW AA 25 88 .221 .248 .323 .360 .260 .222 90 -3.6 2.5 1.1 -0.6 0.6 0.7 0.0 0.7 0.0
2010 PHI MLB 6 5 -.007 .210 .301 .312 .238 .000 92 -1.4 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 -1.0 -0.1 -1.0 -0.1
2010 LEH AAA 120 439 .225 .264 .330 .411 .254 .281 94 -17.2 13.3 6.1 -6.9 -1.2 1.1 -0.6 1.1 -0.6
2011 CLR A+ 2 8 .218 .262 .323 .363 .246 .286 103 -0.4 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0
2011 IND AAA 14 33 .195 .259 .323 .392 .253 .304 94 -2.5 1.0 0.3 -0.8 0.6 -0.6 -0.1 -0.6 -0.1
2011 LEH AAA 81 302 .215 .258 .325 .399 .253 .286 90 -16 9.4 4.3 2.2 1.0 -1.4 0.1 -1.4 0.1
2012 NHP AA 73 302 .239 .265 .330 .397 .261 .279 102 -6.6 8.3 0.6 2.1 3.1 5.4 0.8 5.4 0.8
2012 LVG AAA 20 81 .175 .271 .337 .420 .267 .254 101 -7.7 2.4 1.1 -2.8 0.2 -4.1 -0.7 -4.1 -0.7
2013 IND AAA 31 109 .183 .254 .327 .386 .254 .189 99 -9.2 3.1 1 0.6 0.5 -4.6 -0.4 -4.6 -0.4
2013 SYR AAA 22 49 .191 .257 .320 .384 .251 .216 99 -3.7 1.4 -0.1 -0.8 -0.5 -2.8 -0.4 -2.8 -0.4
2014 NWA AA 7 33 .348 .259 .326 .399 .263 .190 98 3 0.9 0.4 1.0 -0.6 3.8 0.5 3.8 0.5
2014 OMA AAA 97 377 .243 .272 .335 .426 .266 .344 96 -7.1 11.3 -1 -1.0 -1.3 1.9 0.1 1.9 0.1

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2006 AUG A 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .321 3.3 0.4 0.4
2006 SLO A- 121 12 23 6 0 0 7 12 29 6 1 .223 .303 .282 .058 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 SJO A+ 398 42 76 19 3 4 37 35 105 15 10 .220 .291 .328 .107 .250 13.5 3.8 1.7
2007 AUG A 178 24 47 9 1 1 20 16 19 26 8 .292 .356 .379 .087 .262 11.3 8.6 2.0
2008 SFN MLB 93 4 11 1 0 0 2 12 29 4 2 .143 .258 .156 .013 .160 -5.0 2.1 -0.3
2008 FRE AAA 141 14 20 3 0 0 3 14 39 7 3 .163 .248 .187 .024 .160 -7.6 9.2 0.2
2009 SJO A+ 430 56 93 25 2 3 48 36 96 6 7 .241 .307 .339 .098 .256 17.1 18.4 3.6
2009 NRW AA 88 9 12 1 0 0 3 12 20 2 3 .171 .287 .186 .014 .221 0.7 -0.6 0.0
2010 PHI MLB 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.007 -1.0 0.1 -0.1
2010 LEH AAA 439 37 86 11 3 4 31 49 88 13 6 .226 .313 .303 .076 .225 1.1 -6.9 -0.6
2011 IND AAA 33 3 7 1 0 0 1 2 7 1 0 .241 .281 .276 .034 .195 -0.6 -0.8 -0.1
2011 LEH AAA 302 22 61 6 1 4 27 26 71 2 4 .224 .290 .298 .074 .215 -1.4 2.2 0.1
2011 CLR A+ 8 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .250 .286 .000 .218 0.1 0.1 0.0
2012 NHP AA 302 30 66 17 1 2 25 23 42 17 3 .244 .305 .337 .093 .239 5.4 2.1 0.8
2012 LVG AAA 81 9 16 5 1 0 9 5 13 1 0 .210 .259 .303 .092 .175 -4.1 -2.8 -0.7
2013 SYR AAA 49 1 8 3 0 0 2 4 8 2 1 .182 .245 .250 .068 .191 -2.8 -0.8 -0.4
2013 IND AAA 109 9 17 4 0 3 7 7 22 1 0 .172 .234 .303 .131 .183 -4.6 0.6 -0.4
2014 OMA AAA 377 44 95 18 2 2 20 26 71 3 5 .279 .330 .362 .082 .243 1.9 -1.0 0.1
2014 NWA AA 33 5 4 2 0 0 2 5 4 1 0 .160 .323 .240 .080 .348 3.8 1.0 0.5

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 CSAA_CHANCES CSAA_RT
2008 356 0.5169 0.4438 0.6772 0.6359 0.2384 0.7179 0.5610 0.3228 156 0.002804
2010 25 0.2800 0.4800 0.5000 0.7143 0.3889 0.6000 0.4286 0.5000 9 0.000096
Career3810.50140.44620.66560.6410.24830.71020.55230.3344146.35430.0026

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
2014-05-05 2014-05-15 Minors 10 0 Left Thigh Contusion - -
2011-03-22 2011-05-02 15-DL 41 27 Left Wrist Recovery From Fracture Pisiform Fracture -
2011-03-09 2011-03-22 Camp 13 0 Left Wrist Fracture Pisiform Fracture -
2008-06-22 2008-09-02 Minors 72 0 Right Fingers Surgery Circulatory Problem Middle Finger 2008-07-16

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2013 KCA $
2012 PIT $
2011 PHI $414,000
2008 SFN $390,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$804,000
2 yrTotal$804,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 106 d1 year (2014)

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/14/13 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by Washington as a free agent 12/13/12 (minor-league contract). Acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Washington 7/9/13.
  • 1 year (2012) Signed by Toronto as a free agent 12/31/11 (minor-league contract, $0.48M in majors).
  • 1 year/$0.414M (2011). Re-signed by Philadelphia 3/11.
  • 1 year (2010). Claimed by Philadelphia off waivers from Toronto 1/26/10. Claimed by Toronto off waivers after being DFA by San Francisco 1/5/10. Signed by Philadelphia 2/10. DFA by Philadelphia 7/3/10, sent outright to AAA 7/8/10. Contract purchased by Philadelphia 9/12/10.
  • 1 year/$0.4005M (2009). Re-signed by San Francisco 3/3/09.
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2008). Contract purchased by San Francisco 3/30/08.
  • Drafted by San Francisco 2006 (9-266) (Stetson). $72,500 signing bonus.

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BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2011-03-02 13:00:00 (link to chat)I was surprised I haven't heard more from you on the Philly roster construction - they seem tailor made to go with a 10 man staff and give Cholly all kind of platoon options to create some value in the line-up. Is it because their "adds" don't point that way, or are you just afraid to put your hopes in writing and see them dashed again?
(Brecken from Chicago)
I think it's a sign of the times that we ought to be able to celebrate the Phillies dialing down to six relievers this season, and making space for a sixth bench player. Of course, there's the bit about being careful what you wish for--if it's for Brian Bocock's benefit, that's sort of sad for everyone but Bocock. John Mayberry Jr., Jeff Larish... Robb Quinlan? A Larish/Quinlan matched set? See, part of the problem is that beyond notionally carring a RF platoon if Domonic Brown splits the job with Ben Francisco is that they'll have their lefty PH in Ross "Three Bricks Shy of a" Gload, and with that rotation, it isn't like they'll have a ton of PH assignments in the first place. They could use the 25th slot on just about anything, and whoever he is, he won't play much. (Christina Kahrl)
2008-03-28 14:00:00 (link to chat)Worst full-time positional player to start the season: Luis Hernandez?
(Tim from DC)
Brian Bocock, who was one of the worst players in the California League a year ago.

The Giants are going to set some kind of record for Cha-Cha Bowls to go. (Joe Sheehan)
2008-03-28 14:00:00 (link to chat)what's the harm in starting Bocock? the giants aren't going to be good anyway, its not like he's taking them out of contention... maybe the giants think they see something that nobody else does (a la Dan Uggla two years ago).
(dave from DC)
He was one of the worst players in the California League, completely overmatched. He's probably not one of the 2000 best players in professional baseball. It's a ridiculous decision. Dan Uggla circa 2005 was Joe Morgan compared to Brian Bocock in 2007. (Joe Sheehan)
2008-03-25 14:00:00 (link to chat)Christina, when are you coming out to the city by bay??? How do you think the injuries to Frandsen, Durham and Vizquel will impact the lineup for the first month? Will we have the only team in MLB with a cleanup hitter, Molina, with less than 20hrs' and 80rbi's? Also, when you come, please bring us a major league lineup!
(Paul from San Fran)
Paul, I was just there as part of our book tour. On behalf of my partner in crime at our Alameda event two weeks back at Books Inc., I'd like to thank again the 50-plus people who showed. I speak for both of us when I say it was unfortunate we couldn't have kept it going for another hour or more.

As far as the injuries in the Giants infield, it's horrific. All the Rich Aurilia you can stand, Jose Castillo... Brian Bocock at short? It's the sort of infield Johnny LeMaster belongs in. (Christina Kahrl)


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